Archives of Electrical Engineering The Journal of Polish Academy of Sciences

Aims & Scope

The journal publishes original papers in the field of electrical engineering which covers, but not limited to, the following scope:

  • Control
  • Optimal. Robust and Adaptive Controls. Non Linear and Stochastic Controls. Modeling and Identification. Robotics. Image Based Control. Hybrid and Switching Control. Process Optimization and Scheduling. Control and Intelligent Systems. Artificial Intelligent and Expert System. Fuzzy Logic and Neural Network. Complex Adaptive Systems.

  • Electrical machines and transformers
  • Theory of electromechanical energy conversion. Modelling of electrical machines and transformers in electrical systems. Steady state and transients problem. Forces and losses. High voltage phenomena during exploitation. Novelty in construction and computer aided design.

  • Electrical & magnetic fields problems
  • Mathematical models and associated discretization methods - formulations for electromagnetic modelling in various regimes. Efficient numerical techniques: finite element, finite difference and integral methods. Fast solvers for electromagnetic applications, parallel computing. Visualization and post-processing. Coupled problems. Material modeling. Inverse problems: design, optimization and sensitivity analysis. Applications: electrical machines and devices, power systems and energy storage, power electronic components, electromagnetic compatibility, antennas, microelectromechanical systems (MEMS). Nano devices. Bioelectromagnetism.

  • Electric traction
  • Electric Traction Systems. AC and DC Traction Power Supply. Electric and Hybrid Vehicles. Traction Drives Traction Substations. Catenary. Energy Consumption by Transport Systems. Automatic and Control of Electrified Transport Systems. EMC in Electrified Transport.

  • Electro heat
  • Electro heat deals with the useful electric energy transfer into heat in many practical applications for instance in metallurgy, foundry, heat treatment, chemistry, electromagnetic processing of materials, heating and as well in medicine. Main research topics are mainly connected with modeling of coupled physical fields in order to recognize phenomena. Optimize technology and improve automation methods of electrothermal processes.

  • Fuel cells, micro machines, hybrid vehicles
  • Fuel cells. Chemical sources of energy. Storage cells. Micro-cells. Linear induction motors. Micro machines. Hybrid vehicles. Electromedicine problems. New light sources. Electrical metrology. Measuring transducers.

  • Nondestructive testing & Nondestructive evaluation
  • Scientific research of the properties of materials and devices. Detection of inhomogeneities in materials and devices, such as inclusions of foreign material, the base material defects, cracks, stress, and hardening the state of magnetization. Various measurement techniques. Signal and image processing and decision-making methods.

  • Electrical power engineering
  • Electric Power Generation. Transmission and Distribution. Power Electronics. Power Quality. Power Economic. FACTS. Renewable Energy. Electric Traction. Electromagnetic Compatibility. Electrical Engineering Materials. High Voltage Insulation Technologies. High Voltage Apparatuses. Lightning Detection and Protection. Power System Analysis. SCADA. Electrical Measurements.

  • Power electronics
  • Applications of power semiconductor technology: devices, techniques and performance management. Circuits and topologies. AC/AC, DC/DC converters. DC/AC, AC/DC inverters. Resonant converters. High-frequency power magnetics. Switched capacitor circuits. Electromagnetic interference. Power electronics in DC and AC drives. Power electronics in Power quality. Filtering. Renewable-energy systems. "Smart grid". Energy storage systems. Emerging technologies in power conversion. Simulations of power electronic systems. Circuit theory applications to power electronics. Advanced modeling and control methods.