As a research led institution, Queen Mary University of London is committed to the principle of open access, recognizing the benefits of widening access to the output of research, both to its own research community and worldwide, and actively investigating schemes to support this through both self-archiving and open access publishing.
To publish open access with IEEE please contact Scholarlycommunications@qmul.ac.uk.
To make the CC BY license available as quickly as possible under the Route 2 option, IEEE has implemented a manual fulfillment process for researchers with UKRI funding or from funders with similar mandates. To begin the process, authors who need a CC BY license for an accepted manuscript should send a request to IEEE’s Intellectual Property Rights group at email@example.com as soon as they submit their article. To further meet the Route 2 requirements and ensure compliance, the submissions should include the following text in the funding acknowledgement section of the manuscript and any cover note accompanying the submission:
For the purpose of open access, the author(s) has applied a Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license to any Accepted Manuscript version arising