PAPER SUBMISSION IS CLOSED. Final Manuscripts Due Friday, October 8, 2021

To upload your final manuscript use the link below and your original user name and password.


IEEE PDFeXpress Conference ID is 52732X

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The IEEE Power and Energy Society and the Texas A&M University Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering are pleased to invite the submission of full-length papers (IEEE conference format, 6-page limit) to the 53rd annual North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2021). NAPS is a student-centered conference that has been held regularly since 1969. This conference provides students, faculty, industry, and other researchers opportunities to present and discuss new research ideas and trends in the area of power and energy engineering.

The flyer for the Call for Papers can be found here.

Important Dates

June 18, 2021 Paper submission process opens

July 15, 2021 August 16, 2021

Full paper submissions due
September 24, 2021 Notification of acceptance
October 8, 2021 Final manuscript version submission due
November 14-16, 2021 NAPS 2021 conference dates

Technical Submissions

Original research papers with high technical and presentation quality are sought in all areas of electric power and energy engineering, including but not limited to:

  • Power system monitoring and control, electricity markets
  • Electric grid planning and resilience
  • Integration of renewables and microgrid optimization
  • Smart electric grid technologies
  • Big data analytics and demand response
  • Cyber and physical security
  • Power electronics modeling, simulation, and control
  • Electric machines and drives
  • Undergraduate research and power systems education

Student Program

Graduate and undergraduate students are strongly encouraged to submit research papers to this conference. A student housing support program is planned—students should indicate their interest in receiving housing support when they apply. There will be best student paper awards for outstanding student research presentations.