Welcome to the International Conference on Systems, Automation & Control 2018

The International Conference on Systems, Automation & Control (SAC) is a forum which offers a great chance for researchers and specialists to share their views concerning different research methods and application areas in different fields of electrical engineering. This session covered nicely different interesting fields related to: system design, modern control theory, robotics and human-machine interaction , Nonlinear Observers; Control and Application of Chaos; Adaptive / non-Adaptive Backstepping Control Techniques; Control, Navigation, Vision Systems and Algorithms for Micro Aerial Vehicles; Motor control methods applied in electrical vehicles; Advances in linear control theory; System optimization; Multivariable control; Large scale and infinite dimension systems; Nonlinear control; Distributed control; Predictive control; Geometric control; Adaptive control; Optimal and stochastic control; Robust control; Hierarchical and man-machine systems; Intelligent control systems; Robotics and Mechatronics; System identification; Biological and economical models & control; Neural networks and neural control; Fuzzy systems and fuzzy control; Diagnostics; Fault Tolerant Control.

The conference on Systems, Automation & Control brings together scientists from research organizations and universities and engineers, in a multidisciplinary event, with the aim of strengthening links between researchers of different specialties.

Aims and Scopes

The International Conference on Systems, Automation & Control (SAC) will cover topics related to system design, modern control theory, robotics and human-machine interaction systems, including (but not limited to) the following.

  • Linear/Nonlinear Control
  • Adaptive/Robust Control
  • Identification and Estimation
  • Control of process systems
  • Cyber-physical-systems and control
  • Discrete event systems
  • Hybrid systems
  • Iterative learning control
  • Model-predictive control
  • Multi-agent systems
  • Kinematics and Dynamics of Robots
  • Manipulation and Motion Planning
  • Mobile Robots and Navigation
  • Robot Vision and Visual Servoing
  • Object/Human Visual Recognition
  • Human-Robot Interaction
  • Haptics and Virtual Presence
  • Biorobotics and Medical Robots
  • Service and Field Robots
  • Humanoid Robots
  • Unmanned Vehicle Systems
  • Guidance Technologies

SSD-SAC participants will have the possibility to attend all SSD conferences taking place in parallel.

Paper Submission

Papers submitted to SSD-SAC should be written in English and limited to six pages including figures, tables and references. Paper format and styles are available for download:

Paper submission should be done electronically through the EDAS website. Instructions for using the system for the submission of papers, please have a look either on the Author Instructions or the EDAS online documentation.

Important Dates and Deadlines
December 15, 2017 Regular paper submission (Extended Deadline)
January 15, 2018 Acceptance notification
January 30, 2018 Final paper submission

All papers will be peer reviewed on the basis of full manuscripts and acceptance will be based on quality, originality and relevance. Presented conference papers will be published in referred conference proceedings and in the IEEE Xplore digital library. Best presented papers at SSD conferences will be selected for the international journal: Advances in Signals, System and Devices ASSD by DE GRYTER Verlag.

Questions? Problems with paper submission?
Contact the SSD 2018 Organizing Committee