Call For Papers

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Call For Papers 2019-04-08T03:38:11+00:00

Dear Professors/Researchers/colleagues,

We cordially invite you to submit your papers to the 4th International Tropical Renewable Energy (The 4th i-TREC 2019), which will be held in The Anvaya Beach Resorts-Bali Indonesia on 14 – 16 August 2019. The theme of the 4th i-TREC 2019 is “Sustainable Energy and Environment for Tropical Climate”. The conference is organized by the Tropical Renewable Energy Center (TREC) Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Indonesia and co-organized by Faculty of Engineering Chulalongkorn University and Department of Mechanical Engineering Udayana University.

The 4th i-TREC 2019 will hold six different sub-topic symposia, namely:

1. Smart Grid and Regulation

  • Renewable Energy Business and Economics
  • Wind Energy
  • Solar Energy and Solar Cells
  • Hydropower Energy
  • Electrochemical Process and Supercapacitors
  • Marine Energy
  • Techno-Economic Analysis
  • Geothermal Energy
  • Conversion Devices and Energy Saving Technology
  • Nanogrids System for Rural and Isolated Area

 2. Bioenergy

  • BioEnergy and BioFuels
  • Waste to Energy
  • Biomass Conversion Technologies
  • Biomass Policies, Markets, and Sustainability
  • Bioenergy in Integrated Energy System
  • Biogas
  • Microwave Thermal Processing
  • Environmental Impacts of Bioenergy System

3. Fuel Cell Technology

  • Fuel Cell for Mobile and Stationary Systems
  • Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Technology
  • Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell
  • Direct Methanol Fuel Cell
  • Solid Oxide Fuel Cell
  • Microbial Fuel Cell
  • Molten Carbonate

4. Energy Storage

  • Capacitive Energy Storage System
  • Computational Modeling Of Innovative Materials For Energy Storage and Conversion
  • Electrolytes; Oxygen Ion, Proton & Mixed Conductors
  • Electrolysis / Electrolyzers
  • Metal Hydrides For Thermal Energy Storage
  • Synthesis Of Novel Materials For Hydrogen Production And Storage
  • Computational Modeling Of Processes In SSHS
  • Fundamental Properties Of Metal-Hydrogen Systems
  • Application Of M-H Systems

5. Multifunctional and Advanced Materials

  • Carbon, graphene, oxides, composites
  • Smart Materials
  • Rare Earth Elements for Storage, Sensor, CO2 Capture
  • Lithium-Ion Batteries
  • Metal Hydride Batteries
  • Polymer technology
  • Sustainable Materials

6. Eco Tropical Built Environment

  • Green and Smart building
  • Sustainable Housing and settlement
  • Eco Tropical Architecture
  • Innovative and ecologically sensible design
  • Environmental Engineering Innovation
  • Building Physics on the Tropics
  • Environmental And Green Materials
  • 3R (Reuse, Reduce, Recycle) or 4R (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Recover) for Plastic Waste

Important Dates

Full Paper Submission 10 May 2019
Acceptance Full Paper Notification 20 May 2019
Early Bird Registration 30 April 2019

After peer-review, accepted and presented papers will be published in one of the special issues of the following proceeding or journal:

  1. International Journal of Technology (ranks in Q2 and indexed in SCOPUS, and Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) Thomson Reuters) only for selected papers.
  2. Engineering Journal (ranks in Q2 in the General Engineering subject category, and is currently indexed in SCOPUS) only for selected papers.
  3. Evergreen (ranks in Q3 and indexed in SCOPUS) only for selected papers.
  4. AIP Conference Proceedings (The Conference Proceedings Citation Index (part of Web of Science), Scopus (Elsevier), Inspec, Chemical Abstract Service (CAS), Astrophysics Data System (ADS)).

You can find instruction for submitting your paper here:

For more information about the 4th i-TREC 2019, please visit the conference website at

Kindly forward this call for papers to your colleagues and ask them to join the conference. We need your help in making this Conference successful. We look forward to your paper submission and participation in the 4th i-TREC 2019.

Kind regards,
Eny Kusrini, Ph.D.
The 4th I-TREC 2019 General Chair
TREC Faculty of Engineering
Universitas Indonesia