It was the KIPE policy to own the copyright of all the KIPE published technical contributions. However, from 08 December 2021, authors or original copyright holders (e.g. authors’ institution) submitting articles or manuscripts for publication to the JPE retain copyright in their works and grant the KIPE and its licensees a licence to publish.
The copyright will be acknowledged in the copyright line of the relevant article as “The Author(s) under exclusive licence to The Korean Institute of Power Electronics”.
Authors shall be required to agree to or sign the publisher’s relevant standard author license to publish agreement via the publisher’s workflows and systems.