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A Growing Collection of Open Access Options

IEEE now offers more options than ever to authors with the launch of new gold fully open access journals spanning a wide range of technologies. The recently announced journals are significant additions to IEEE’s well-known and respected portfolio of fully open access journals.

The new fully open access journals are now accepting submissions, see each journal’s description below for more details. All of the new titles will be fully compliant with funder mandates including Plan S. All IEEE Open Access titles, current and new, will be hosted on the IEEE Xplore® platform.

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Journals

IEEE Journal of the Electron Devices Society

Featuring high quality research in the field of electron and ion devices ranging from fundamentals to applied research, this journal provides authors an affordable outlet for rapid publishing and universal access, coupled with superior technical quality.

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IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine

This journal bridges the engineering and clinical worlds, focusing on detailed descriptions of advanced technical solutions to a clinical need along with clinical results and healthcare relevance. Its aim is to provide a platform for state-of-the-art technology directions in the interdisciplinary field of biomedical engineering, embracing engineering, life sciences and medicine. The journal provides an active forum for clinical research and relevant state-of the-art technology for members of all the IEEE societies that have an interest in biomedical engineering as well as reaching out directly to physicians and the medical community through the American Medical Association (AMA) and other clinical societies.

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IEEE Open Access Journal of Power and Energy

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! As a fully open access journal publishing high-quality peer reviewed papers, the IEEE Open Access Journal of Power and Energy publishes articles focused on the development, planning, design, construction, maintenance, installation, and operation of equipment, structures, and power systems for the safe, sustainable, economic, and reliable conversion, generation, transmission, distribution, storage, and usage of electric energy, including its measurement and control.

Editor-in-Chief:
Scott D. Sudhoff
Michael and Katherine Birck Professor of ECE
Purdue University, USA

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IEEE Open Journal of Circuits and Systems

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! This new fully open access journal will publish high-quality, peer-reviewed papers covering the theory, analysis, design, tools, and implementation of circuits and systems. This includes their theoretical foundations, applications, and architectures, as well as circuits and systems implementation of algorithms for signal and information processing.

Editor-in-Chief:
Gabriele Manganaro, Ph.D., FIEEE
Technology Director
Analog Devices, Inc., USA

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IEEE Open Journal of the Computer Society

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! The IEEE Open Journal of the Computer Society (OJ-CS) is a rigorously peer-reviewed forum for rapid publication of open access articles describing high-impact results in all areas of interest to the IEEE Computer Society. This new fully open access journal complements existing IEEE Computer Society publications by providing a rapid review cycle and a thorough review of technical articles. It is dedicated to publishing articles on the latest emerging topics and trends in all aspects of computing with a scope that encompasses all aspects of theory, design, practice, and application relating to computer and information processing science and technology.

Editor-in-Chief:
Dr. Song Guo
Department of Computing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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IEEE Open Journal of the Industrial Electronics Society

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! This new fully open access journal will publish high-quality, peer-reviewed papers covering the theory and applications of electronics, controls, communications, instrumentation and computational intelligence to industrial and manufacturing systems and processes.

Editor-in-Chief:
Dr. Leopoldo Garcia Franquelo
Professor, Electronics Engineering
Universidad de Sevilla, Spain

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IEEE Open Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! As a fully open access journal publishing high-quality peer reviewed papers, IEEE Open Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems covers theoretical, experimental and operational aspects of electrical and electronics engineering and information technologies as applied to Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), defined as those systems utilizing synergistic technologies and systems engineering concepts to develop and improve transportation systems of all kinds.

Editor-in-Chief:
Dr. Bart van Arem
Full Professor of Transport Modelling
Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands

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IEEE Open Journal of Power Electronics

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! The IEEE Open Journal of Power Electronics covers the development and application of power electronic systems and technologies, which encompass the effective use of electronic components, the application of circuit theory and design techniques and the development of analytical methods and tools toward efficient electronic conversion, control and conditioning of electric power to enable the sustainable use of energy. As a fully open access journal publishing high-quality peer reviewed papers, the Society’s aim is to publish novel developments as well as tutorial and survey articles including those of value to both the R&D and practicing professionals in the field.

Editor-in-Chief:
Alan Mantooth, Ph.D., P.E., FIEEE
Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering
University of Arkansas, USA

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IEEE Open Journal of Solid-State Circuits

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! As a fully open access journal publishing high-quality peer reviewed papers, IEEE Open Journal of Solid-State Circuits covers design, implementation and application of solid-state integrated circuits.

Editor-in-Chief:
Jan Craninckx
Distinguished Member of Technical Staff
IMEC​, Belgium

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IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing

The IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing addresses the growing field of applications in Earth observations and remote sensing, and also provides a venue for the rapidly expanding special issues that are being sponsored by the IEEE Geosciences and Remote Sensing Society. The journal draws upon the experience of the highly successful “IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing” and provide a complementary medium for the wide range of topics in applied earth observations. Papers should address current issues and techniques in applied remote and in situ sensing, their integration, and applied modeling and information creation for understanding the Earth. Applications are for the Earth, oceans and atmosphere. Topics can include observations, derived information such as forecast data, simulated information, data assimilation and Earth information techniques to address science and engineering issues of the Earth system. The technical content of papers must be both new and significant.

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IEEE Photonics Journal

Breakthroughs in the generation of light and its control and utilization have given rise to the field of Photonics: a rapidly expanding area of science and technology with major technological and economic impact. IEEE Photonics Journal is an online-only journal dedicated to the rapid disclosure of top-quality peer-reviewed research at the forefront of all areas of photonics. Contributions addressing issues ranging from fundamental understanding to emerging technologies and applications are within the scope of the Journal.

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IEEE Journal on Exploratory Solid-State Computational Devices and Circuits

Multi-disciplinary research in solid-state circuits using exploratory materials and devices for novel energy efficient computation beyond standard CMOS (Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor) technology. Focus is on the exploration of materials, devices and computation circuits to enable Moore’s Law to continue for computation beyond a 10 to 15 year horizon (beyond end of the roadmap for CMOS technologies) with the associated density scaling and improvement in energy efficiency.

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IEEE Open Journal of Antennas and Propagation

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! This new fully open access journal will publish high-quality, peer reviewed papers covering antennas, including analysis, design, development, measurement, standards, and testing; radiation, propagation, and the interaction of electromagnetic waves with discrete and continuous media; and applications and systems pertinent to antennas, propagation, and sensing, such as applied optics, millimeter-and sub-millimeter-wave techniques, antenna signal processing and control, radio astronomy, and propagation and radiation aspects of terrestrial and space-based communication, including wireless, mobile, satellite, and telecommunications at all frequencies.

Editor-in-Chief:
Konstantina (Nantia) Nikita
Professor
National Technical University of Athens, Greece

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IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! As a fully open access journal publishing high-quality peer reviewed papers, IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society covers science, technology, applications and standards for information organization, collection and transfer using electronic, optical and wireless channels and networks, including but not limited to: Systems and network architecture, control and management; Protocols, software and middleware; Quality of service, reliability and security; Modulation, detection, coding, and signaling; Switching and routing; Mobile and portable communications; Terminals and other end-user devices; Networks for content distribution and distributed computing; and Communications-based distributed resources control.

Editor-in-Chief:
Octavia A. Dobre, Dipl.-Ing., Ph.D.
Professor and Research Chair
Memorial University, Canada

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IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! As a fully open access journal publishing high-quality peer reviewed papers, IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology covers the development and application of engineering concepts and methods to biology, medicine and health sciences to provide effective solutions to biological, medical and healthcare problems. It encompasses the development of mathematical theories, physical, biological and chemical principles, computational models and algorithms, devices and systems for clinical, industrial and educational applications.

Editor-in-Chief:
Paolo Bonato
Associate Professor
Harvard University, USA

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IEEE Open Journal of Industry Applications

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! As a fully open access journal publishing high-quality peer reviewed papers, IEEE Open Journal of Industry Applications covers the advancement of the theory and practice of electrical and electronic engineering in the development, design, manufacture and application of electrical systems, apparatus, devices, and controls to the processes and equipment of industry and commerce; the promotion of safe, reliable, and economic installations; industry leadership in energy conservation and environmental, health, and safety issues; the creation of voluntary engineering standards and recommended practices; and the professional development of its readers.

Editor-in-Chief:
Professor Pericle Zanchetta
Fellow IEEE
Faculty of Engineering
University of Nottingham, UK

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IEEE Open Journal of Nanotechnology

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! As a fully open access journal publishing high-quality peer reviewed papers, IEEE Open Journal of Nanotechnology covers the theory, design, and development of nanotechnology and its scientific, engineering, and industrial applications.

Co-Editors-in-Chief:
Prof​essor Wen J. Li
Chair Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Associate Provost
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Professor Jin-Woo Kim
Professor of Biological Engineering and Nanoscience & Engineering
University of Arkansas, USA

Professor Seiji Samukawa
Director of Innovative Energy Research Center, Institute of Fluid Science (IFS)
Principal Investigator of Advance Institute for Materials Research (AIMR)
Tohoku University, Japan

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IEEE Open Journal of Signal Processing

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! This new fully open access journal will publish high-quality, peer-reviewed papers covering the enabling technology for the generation, transformation, extraction, and interpretation of information. It comprises the theory, algorithms with associated architectures and implementations, and applications related to processing information contained in many different formats broadly designated as signals. Signal processing uses mathematical, statistical, computational, heuristic, and/or linguistic representations, formalisms, modeling techniques and algorithms for generating, transforming, transmitting, and learning from signals.,

Editor-in-Chief:
Mari Ostendorf
Endowed Professor of System Design Methodologies
University of Washington, USA

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IEEE Open Journal of Vehicular Technology

NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS! This new fully open access journal will publish high-quality, peer-reviewed papers covering the theoretical, experimental and operational aspects of electrical and electronics engineering in mobile radio, motor vehicles and land transportation. (a) Mobile radio shall include all terrestrial mobile services. (b) Motor vehicles shall include the components and systems and motive power for propulsion and auxiliary functions. (c) Land transportation shall include the components and systems used in both automated and non-automated facets of ground transport technology.

Editor-in-Chief:
Dr. Sumei Sun
Fellow of the IEEE
Principal Scientist, Institute for Infocomm Research
Adjunct Professor, National University of Singapore, Singapore

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IEEE Transactions on Quantum Engineering

Publishes regular, review, and tutorial articles based on the engineering applications of quantum phenomena, including quantum computation, information, communication, software, hardware, devices, and metrology. Articles also address quantum-engineering aspects of superconductivity, magnetics, microwave techniques, photonics, and signal processing.

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