The University of Southampton is part of the IEEE Open Access Unlimited agreement, beginning 30 November 2017.
All corresponding authors with a University of Southampton affiliation can make their research open access in all IEEE journals, under a CC BY licence, without any article processing charges.
At the final submission stage select Yes in the Open Access section and the stated APC fee will be covered with no cost to you. On the Payment Options screen select IEEE Open Access Institutional Account, then University of Southampton. Your affiliation will be verified by staff at the University of Southampton library and your article published open access.
Please note that you must select CC BY as the licence option. Page charges are not included in the IEEE deal.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions and we will be happy to help.