IEEE Control Systems Magazine

Aim & Scope

As the official means of communication for the IEEE Control Systems Society, the IEEE Control Systems Magazine publishes interesting, useful, and informative material on all aspects of control system technology for the benefit of control educators, practitioners, and researchers.

General Information

IEEE Control Systems Magazine is the largest circulation technical periodical worldwide devoted to all aspects of control systems. The magazine publishes tutorial and expository articles on all areas of control system design and applications. Authors are encouraged to submit articles on applications, design tools, control education, and applied research.

Potential contributors to the Control Systems magazine will find the following author guide valuable: CSM Author Guide. Also, available are a Sample Article Manuscript and a Sample Article Typeset.

Authors using LaTeX for preparing their documents should download the CSM LaTex templates.

The IEEE Control Systems Magazine Archive contains a wealth of material from past issues.

The articles in this journal are peer-reviewed in accordance with the requirements set forth in the IEEE PSPB Operations Manual (sections 8.2.1.C & 8.2.2.A). Each published article was reviewed by a minimum of two independent reviewers using a single-anonymous peer-review process, where the identities of the reviewers are not known to the authors, but the reviewers know the identities of the authors. Articles will be screened for plagiarism before acceptance. Corresponding authors from low-income countries are eligible for waived or reduced open access APCs.

Special Notice for Authors:

Authors of articles reporting on research involving human subjects or animals shall confirm upon submission of an article to the Editor* whether or not an approval was obtained from a relevant Review Board. If such approval was obtained, the original source and reference shall be provided to the Editor* at the time of submission and shall appear in the article.


Rodolphe Sepulchre

University of Cambridge
United Kingdom

Editorial Board

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