CALL FOR PAPERS

Chinese Control and Decision Conference (CCDC) is an annual international conference. The 30th Chinese Control and Decision Conference (2018CCDC) is the series and will be held in Shenyang, China, during June 9 –11, 2018. Its purpose is to create a forum for scientists, engineers and practitioners throughout the world to present the latest developments in Control, Decision, Automation, Robotics including Emerging Technologies.
The 30th CCDC covers both theory and applications in all the areas of systems, control and decision. The topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

Control and Decision: Adaptive control; Robust and H-infinity control; Process control; Variable structure control; Optimal control and optimization; Complex networks and systems; Cooperative control; Data processing; Data-driven control; Identification and estimation; Nonlinear systems; Intelligent systems; Discrete event systems; Game theory; Decision-making theory and method; Decision supporting system and production planning and scheduling; Supervisory control; Hybrid systems; Distributed parameter systems; Stochastic systems; Distributed control systems; Networked control systems; Sensor network systems; Fault diagnosis and fault-tolerant control; Delay systems; Signal processing; Neural networks; Fuzzy systems; Motion control; Control applications; Analysis and control for CPS; Control engineering education.
Automation: Man-machine interactions; Process automation; Intelligent automation; Factory modeling and simulation; Home, laboratory and service automation; Network-based systems; Planning, scheduling and coordination; Nano-scale automation and assembly; Instrumentation systems; CIMS and manufacturing systems.
Robotics: Robot control; Mobile robotics; Mobile sensor networks; Perception systems; Micro robots and micromanipulation; Visual servoing; Search, rescue and field robotics; Robot sensing and data fusion; Medical robots and bio-robotics; Human robot interaction; Space and underwater robots; Tele-robotics; Multirobot systems.
Emerging Technologies: Cyber-physical systems; Smart grids; Renewable energies; Energy management systems;Modeling, control and simulations of biological systems; Micro-electromechanical systems, Electric vehicles and intelligent transportation; Traffic control; Optimization and control of HVAC systems; Integrated systems and processes.

Invited Sessions: The Technical Program Committee is soliciting proposals for invited sessions focusing on topics of the conference. Prospective organizers should submit proposals to the Invited Session Chairmen, Professor Zongli Lin via email zl5y@virginia.edu , Professor Jinhu Lu via email jhlu@iss.ac.cn or Professor Wei Ren via email ren@ee.ucr.edu by 30 November 2017.

Zhang Si-Ying (CCDC) Outstanding Youth Paper Award: Selection of the awarded paper will be made based on both the technical content and presentation. The winner will be chosen by the Award Committee comprising of internationally renowned experts in control and decision.

KEYNOTE ADDRESSES on the State-of-Art in Control and Decision will be delivered by

Prof. Alessandro Astolfi, Imperial College London, UK;
Prof. Francesco Bullo, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA;
Prof. Anders Lindquist, Shanghai Jiaotong University, China;
Prof. Nanning Zheng, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China.
DISTINGUISHED LECTURES on the State-of-Art in Control and Decision will be delivered by

Prof. Francesco Borrelli, University of California at Berkeley, USA;
Prof. Warren Dixon, University of Florida, USA;
Prof. Daniel Ho, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China;
Prof. Shoudong Huang, University of Technology Sydney, Australia;
Prof. Tingwen Huang, Texas A&M University at Qatar, Qatar;
Prof. Shaocheng Tong, Liaoning University of Technology, China;
Prof. Zidong Wang, Brunel University, UK;
Prof. Yong Zhao, Northeastern University, China.
The Call for Papers Flyer may be downloaded in pdf format.

Three Special Sessions:

1. Control and Management of Smart City.
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2. IntelliSense and Advanced Sensing, Detection Technology.
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3. Fractional Calculus and Fractional-order Systems.
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