Topics

 

Current developments and trends in the Symposium scope of relevant areas have driven the Organizer to propose for this year’s ICAT-2013, the following set of topics:

1. Computer Science and Information Technologies

  • Computer Systems Architecture
  • Parallel and Distributed Computing
  • Software Engineering
  • Data Mining and Database Theory
  • Artificial and Swarm Intelligence
  • Soft-computing Methodologies and Evolutionary Computation
  • Complex Systems: Modelling and Simulation
  • Visualisation and Computer Graphics
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Image and Video Processing
  • Web- and Grid-Based Simulation and Computing
  • Machine Learning and Knowledge Based Systems
  • Multimedia Information Systems
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Pervasive/Ubiquitous, Power-Aware and Reconfigurable Computing
  • Modelling and Simulation Languages
  • Web security and privacy

2. Control Systems and Power Engineering

  • Linear, Non-linear and Hybrid Control
  • Predictive, Robust and Adaptive Control
  • Intelligent Control Systems (Fuzzy, Neural and Genetic)
  • Sensors, Actuators and Mechatronic Systems
  • Robotics, Mobile Robots and Telerobotics
  • Motion Control Systems
  • Networked Controlled Systems
  • Real-time and Process Control
  • Computer and Microprocessor-Based Control
  • Fault Diagnostics and Fault Tolerant Systems
  • Power Electronics and Energy Conversion
  • Automation of Electric Distribution Systems
  • Electrical Machines and Drives
  • Drive Control and Applications
  • Hybrid Electric Vehicles

3. Communication Technologies

  • Mobile Computing and Networking
  • Network Protocols and Topologies
  • Network Architectures and Network-Based Applications
  • Wireless Communications
  • Network Security Architectures and Security Anchor/ Enhancement Devices
  • Network Measurement Techniques, Architectures and Devices
  • Antennas and Propagation
  • Mesh, Sensor and PAN Networks
  • Wireless Operating Systems and Mobile Platforms
  • RF/Optical Communications
  • Multimedia Communications and Broadband Services
  • Quality of Service, Reliability and Performance Modelling
  • Routing in Multi-hop, Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks
  • Wireless Multi-casting and 3G/4G Network Evolution
  • Digital, Multi-rate and Multidimensional Signal Processing