Events

Upcoming events (organized by TC-SIAC members)

The next TC-SIAC meeting is scheduled during the 2017 American Control Conference at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel, room Capitol Hill, on Tuesday 25 May from 7AM to 9AM

Special issue on "System Identification and Control in Biomedical Applications" (see attached document for more information) in IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology. Editor-in-chief: Andrea Serrani. Guest Editors: Guillaume Mercère, Bayu Jayawardhana, Alexander Medvedev, Daniel E. Rivera, Caterina Scoglio.  Contributions should be submitted via https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/tcst by November 1, 2017.

Special Issue Quantum Control (dicated to the Occasion of Prof. Ian Petersen’s 60th Birthday) in Control Theory and Technology. Editor-in-chief: Yiguang Hong. Guest Editors: Daoyi Dong, Guodong Shi, Shanon Vuglar and Matthew R. James. Contributions should be submitted via  https://controls.papercept.net/ by July 1, 2017.

Conference organization of the 2018 IFAC Conference on Advances in Proportional-Integral-Derivative Control

Will be held Wednesday through Friday, May 9-11, at the Het Pand Convent and Meeting Centre in the heart of Ghent, Belgium

General Chair: Clara Ionescu (Ghent University, TC-SIAC member)

For more information: http://www.pid18.ugent.be/

Invited sessions sponsored by the TC-SIAC during the next American Control Conference (24-26 May 2017, Seattle, USA)

Title: Precision mechatronics I: SPM and high-speed control. Organizers: Tom Oomen, Andrew Fleming and Marcel Heertjes

Titile: Precision mechatronics II: precision and motion control. Organizers: Tom Oomen, Andrew Fleming and Marcel Heertjes

Workshops sponsored by the TC-SIAC during the 20th World Congress of the International Federation of Automatic Control (9-14 July 2017, Toulouse, France)

Title: Bottlenecks, challenges and solutions for control and data-driven modelling in biomedicine. Organizers: Clara Ionescu and Levente Kovacs

Title: Iterative learning control and repetitive control: theoretical advances and emerging applications. Organizers: Bing Chu, Christopher Thomas Freeman, Tom Oomen, Kira Barton and Ying Tan

Invited sessions and open invited tracks sponsored by the TC-SIAC during the 20th World Congress of the International Federation of Automatic Control (9-14 July 2017, Toulouse, France)

Title:  Dynamic Network Identification. Organizer: Paul Van den Hof

Title: Modelling, identification and control of quantum systems. Organizers: Daoyi Dong, Naoki Yamamoto and Rebing Wu

Title: Control and data-driven modelling in biomedicine. Organizers: Clara Ionescu and Levente Kovacs

Title: Linear Parameter Varying Systems: modelling, analysis, observation, control, diagnosis and applications. Organizers: Roland Toth and Olivier Sename

Title: Iterative learning control and repetitive control: theoretical advances and emerging applications. Organizers: Tom Oomen, Kira Barton, Sandipan Mishra, Bing Chu and Christopher Freeman

Title: Precision mechatronics - advanced motion control. Organizers: Tom Oomen, Andrew Fleming and Marcel Heertjes

Title: Precision mechatronics - precision control in microscopy. Organizers: Tom Oomen, Andrew Fleming and Marcel Heertjes

Invited sessions sponsored by the TC-SIAC during the 13th IEEE International Conference on Control and Automation (3-6 July 2017, Ohrid, Macedonia)

Title:  Identification and control of cyber-physical systems. Organizer: Simone Baldi

Invited sessions sponsored by the TC-SIAC during the 56th IEEE International Conference on Decision and Control (12-15 December 2017, Melbourne, Australia)

Title: Adaptive and Networked Systems. Organizers: Simone Baldi and Ji Liu

Title: Estimation, Identification and Control in Quantum Systems. Organizer: Daoyi Dong

Invited sessions sponsored by the TC-SIAC during the next IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (5-8 October 2017,  Banff, Canada)

Title: Quantum cybernetics, quantum computing and AI. Organizer: Daoyi Dong

Title: Drug assist devices for personalized healthcare. Organizers: Clara Ionescu, Guy Dumont and Levente Kovacs

Invited sessions sponsored by the TC-SIAC during the next AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition 2018 (8-12 January 2018,  Kisssimmee, Fmorida, USA)

Title: Verification and validation of adaptive systems. Organizers: Tansel Yucelen and Jonathan Muse

Recent completed activities (organized by TC-SIAC members)

Special Issue on "Relaxation methods in identification and estimation problems" published on the November 2014 issue of the IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control. The papers can be dowloaded from the ieeexplore website here.

Special issue on "Identification and Control of Nonlinear Electro-Mechanical Systems" published on the February 2017 issue of the International Journal of Control. The papers can be dowloaded from the Taylor and Francis website here.

Special issue on "Applied Fractional Calculus in Modeling, Analysis and Design of Control Systems" published on the May 2017 issue of the International Journal of Control.. The papers can be dowloaded from the Taylor and Francis website here.