The IEEE Article Submission Process

After you have written your article and prepared your graphics, you can submit your article for review. Follow these steps to complete the IEEE Article Submission Process.

Select Your Target Magazine

An article may be rejected before peer review if it is outside the scope of the magazine. Pick the right magazine with these tips.

As discussed on the Publish Original Research page, you can only submit your article to one publication at a time.

Follow All Submission Guidelines

All IEEE magazines provide submission guidelines in an “Information for Authors” section, published in the magazine’s homepage or on a society’s website.

To find the guidelines for your target magazine:

Not following guidelines can result in delayed processing of your submission, rejection without review, or errors in your published article. 

Human and Animal Research Statements

For articles reporting on research involving human subjects or animals, complete and include one of the following human/animal research statements in the Acknowledgment section of the article: 

Refer to the  IEEE’s  policy on Research on Human and Animal Subjects.

Submit Your Article

After checking that your article complies with the target magazine’s submission guidelines, you are ready to submit. Click the Submit Your Manuscript button on the magazine’s home page on IEEE Xplore. You will be taken to the magazine’s online submission system, which will walk you through the submission process.