Calls for papers


International Journal of Systems, Control and Communications
International Journal of Systems, Control and Communications


Special Issue on: "Advanced Control and Filtering Techniques in Robotics"

Guest Editors:
Prof. Andrey V. Savkin, University of New South Wales, Australia
Dr. Pubudu Pathirana, Deakin University, Australia
Prof. António M. Pascoal, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), Portugal

This special issue aims at exhibiting the latest research achievement, findings and ideas in the field of application of advanced control and filtering techniques in various areas of modern robotics. Contributions are invited from researchers from academia and industry.

Subject Coverage
Topics include but are not limited to:
  • Navigation and guidance on mobile robots
  • Vision based control of robots
  • Multi-agent robotic systems, flocking, consensus building
  • Decentralised control and coordination of robot formations
  • Biomimetics and bio-inspired control of robots
  • Filtering-based SLAM
  • Control of unmanned aerial and underwater vehicles
  • Distributed multi-robot networks with limited communication
  • Path planning and collision avoidance

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere

All papers are refereed through a peer review process. A guide for authors, sample copies and other relevant information for submitting papers are available on the Author Guidelines page

Important Dates

Submission Deadline: 15 January, 2009