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International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems

  • Volume 10Issue 10

  • ISSN: 0142-0615

Editor-In-Chief: Vladimir Terzija

  • 5 Year impact factor: 4.6
  • Impact factor: 5

Scope: The scope of the International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems (JEPE) is focused on electrical power generation, transmission, distribution and utilization,… Read more

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Scope: The scope of the International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems (JEPE) is focused on electrical power generation, transmission, distribution and utilization, from the viewpoints of individual power system elements and their integration, interaction and technological advancement. The scope covers modelling of power system elements, their design, analysis of their performance and their implementation in specific aspects typical for modern electrical power and energy systems of various size and complexity. Research focused on new technologies changing power systems and determining their performance and operation is of particular interest. The following list of topics is not intended to be exhaustive, but rather to indicate topics that fall within the journal purview:

I. Modern Substations

Instrumentation and novel sensor technology for advanced monitoring of power systems

Primary and secondary plant in modern EHV/HV/MV/LV substations

Substation automation and control

Power plants automation and control

Electromagnetic compatibility

II. Traditional Power System Disciplines

Power system metering

Power system protection

Power quality

Power system dynamic performance (system stability analysis and controls)

Power System Operations, Planning & Economics

Energy conversion and Electric machines

III. Integration of AC and DC grids

Flexible AC Transmission Systems (FACTS)

High Voltage DC Transmission and Low Voltage DC Distribution networks

Mixed AC-DC transmission networks, their interaction (from "micro" to "mega") and technologies for their optimal operation

DC and AC traction distribution systems for railways

IV. Green Power and Energy Technologies and Systems

Renewable Energy Technologies (e.g., wind, biomass, solar, hydro), clean fossil fuel technologies (e.g., carbon capture) and their integration in modern power systems

Energy storage technologies and system operation and planning

Interaction and integration of electricity with other energy vectors and sectors (heat, cooling, gas, hydrogen, or transport)

Technologies to enhance flexibility in future energy systems

V. Smart Transmission Grids

Wide area monitoring, protection and control (WAMPAC); basic WAMPAC building blocks, including PMUs, communication infrastructure, Data Concentrator solutions, management and processing of big data, knowledge extraction from big data, cyber security

System Integrity Protection Schemes (SIPS) - Special Protection Schemes; Remedial Action Schemes

Design of modern Energy Management Systems (EMS) and Distribution Management Systems (DMS), their applications and links between them

Technologies for real-time dynamic security assessment, situational awareness, prevention of power system blackouts and approaches for power system restoration

New concepts of robust, secure, reliable, self-healing and resilient power systems

Technologies and new solutions for ancillary services support in power systems

VI. Power System Transients and Testing

Transient processes in power systems (slow, fast and very fast transients); electro-magnetic transients (EMT); electro-mechanical transients

Simulation of power systems transients and power electronics: off-line and real-time simulators, hybrid simulation (stability and EMT) of large scale systems, Co-simulation of power systems and telecommunication infrastructures

Methodologies and technologies for testing power system components, as well as complex protection and control schemes, including Information and Communication Technology (ICT) testing; hardware in the loop testing

Harmonics and power quality; solution methods, algorithms and parameter identification.

Advanced modelling of power system components

VII. Smart Distributed and Autonomous Energy Systems

Nanogrids, Microgrids, DC Microgrids, Autonomous, islanded and remote networks

Smart buildings, district and cities

Integration of Consumer-Side Resource Systems and Prosumer Resource Systems9) Automated demand response technologies

Smart distribution networks, active network management and advanced monitoring, control and automation schemes

AC microgrids and DC microgrids

Future Power distributions systems in ships and aircrafts

Electric vehicles and charging networks

Distributed energy storage systems and DER (Distributed Energy Resources)

VIII. Information and Communication infrastructure for future power systems

Communication technology and communication protocols

Cyber-security technologies for robust solutions

Cyber-physical systems modelling and simulation

Home Area Network (HAN) / Home Energy Management Systems (HEMS)

AMI Metering System

IX. Standardisation and new energy policies in using novel technologies for future power systems

JEPE publishes original papers, short contributions and book reviews, as well as selected review articles by invitation and/or approval of the Editor-in-Chief. JEPE encourages publication of themed special issues. Proposals for review articles and special issues are welcome for consideration by the Editor-in-Chief.

Mission statement: The International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems (JEPE) is an international journal for dissemination of the newest technologies and theoretical research in the area of electrical power and energy systems, aiming at inspiring interdisciplinary research across academia and industry and contributing to the prosperity of modern societies.This journal welcomes contributions that support and advance the UN's sustainable development goals, in particular SDG 7 (Affordable and clean energy)