Journal of Photonics for Energy

Editor-in-Chief: Sean Shaheen, University of Colorado Boulder, USA

The Journal of Photonics for Energy (JPE) covers fundamental and applied research areas focused on the applications of photonics for renewable energy harvesting, conversion, storage, distribution, monitoring, consumption, and efficient usage.

On the cover: The figure is from the paper "Poly(vinyl pyrrolidone)-modified metal oxide anode interlayers for stable organic solar cells" by Hima A. Kavuri et al., from the JPE Special Section Celebrating Women in Renewable Energy, guest edited by Zakya H. Kafafi and Mónica Lira-Cantú

The Journal of Photonics for Energy (JPE) covers fundamental and applied research areas focused on the applications of photonics for renewable energy harvesting, conversion, storage, distribution, monitoring, consumption, and efficient usage. Areas of special interest for this journal include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Novel photonic materials for renewable energy
  • Innovative photonic concepts for renewable energy
  • Photovoltaic devices (including thin film and organic semiconductors)
  • Photonic devices for efficient harvesting and conversion of solar energy
  • Solar thermal and concentrator technology
  • Energy-efficient photonic devices (e.g., solid-state lighting, flat-panel displays)
  • Sensors to measure, control, and regulate energy
  • Photonic technologies for monitoring energy usage
  • Photonic technologies for monitoring exhaust gases and pollutants
  • Measurement techniques for energy technologies
  • Photonics in process control (e.g., for greater energy efficiency)
  • Photonics in production of renewable energy devices and applications
  • Photonic sensors in power plants and buildings
  • Photonics in buildings (e.g., sensing, integrated photovoltaics)
Details

    About the Journal

    ISSN: 1947-7988
    Publisher: SPIE
    Frequency: Article-at-a-time publication; Quarterly issues (4 issues/year)
    Year established: 2011
    Format: Online

    Metrics

    CiteScore 2019:  3.6

    Impact Factor*: 1.538 
    5-Year Impact Factor*: 1.847

    h5-index:  22


      *Source: 2020 Journal Citation Reports™ 


    Abstracting and Indexing

    • Science Citation Index Expanded
    • Current Contents Connect - Physical, Chemical, & Earth Sciences
    • Current Contents Connect - Engineering, Computing, & Technology
    • Ei Compendex
    • Inspec
    • Scopus

    Editorial Office

    SPIE
    P.O. Box 10
    Bellingham, WA 98227-0010 USA
    Tel: +1 360 676 3290
    Fax: +1 360 647 1445
    Email:  journals@spie.org


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