Call for Papers – NAPS 2021
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.
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
Conference Date and Location
The symposium will be held Nov. 14-16, 2021 on the campus of Texas A&M University. The conference is currently scheduled to be held in-person. The organizing committee is monitoring state and university guidelines associated with COVID-19 and will inform participants if plans change.
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.
June 18, 2021 – Paper submission portal opens
August 15, 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
The flyer may be downloaded here.