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Special Issue on Blockchain and Knowledge Automation

Guest Editors:

  • Prof. Yong Yuan, Corresponding guest editor, Qingdao Academy of Intelligent Industries, China
  • Prof. Fei-Yue Wang, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  • Prof. Chunming Rong, University of Stavanger, Norway
  • Prof. Angelos Stavrou, George Mason University, USA
  • Prof. Jun Zhang, University of Denver, USA
  • Prof. Qiang Tang, New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA
  • Prof. Foteini Baldimtsi, George Mason University, USA
  • Prof. Laurence T. Yang, St. Francis Xavier University, Canada
  • Prof. Desheng Wu, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  • Prof. Shouyang Wang, Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  • Prof. David L. Olson, College of Business Administration, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA
  • Prof. James H. Lambert, University of Virginia, USA

Submissions for this issue will close June 1, 2018.
This issue will be published in 2018.

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Special Issue on Advanced CPS for Industry 4.0 - Enabling Technologies, Real-world Implementations, and Impact Assessments

Guest Editors:

  • Amy J.C. Trappey, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
  • Josip Stjepandic, Director of 3D Business Unit, PROSTEP, Germany
  • Jay Lee, University of Cincinnati, USA
  • John Mo, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
  • Kuo-Ming Chao, Coventry University, UK

Submissions for this issue closed April 1, 2017.
This issue will be published in 2018.

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Special Issue on Intelligent Sensing, Planning and Control for Autonomous Driving Vehicles

Guest Editors:

  • Xin Xu, National University of Defense Technology, China
  • Alois Knoll, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Muenchen, Germany
  • Dongpu Cao, Cranfield University, Cranfield, United Kingdom
  • John M. Dolan, Carnegie Mellon University, U.S.A.
  • Dewen Hu, National University of Defense Technology, China
  • Hangen He, National University of Defense Technology, China

Submissions for this issue closed July 31, 2017.
This issue will be published in 2018.

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Special Issue on Advanced CPS for Industry 4.0 - Enabling Technologies, Real-world Implementations, and Impact Assessments

Guest Editors:

  • Amy J.C. Trappey, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
  • Josip Stjepandic, Director of 3D Business Unit, PROSTEP, Germany
  • Jay Lee, University of Cincinnati, USA
  • John Mo, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
  • Kuo-Ming Chao, Coventry University, UK

Submissions for this issue closed April 1, 2017.
This issue will be published in 2018.

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Special Issue on Autonomous Cognitive Robotics and Systems

Guest Editors:

  • Amir Hussain, University of Stirling, UK
  • Kevin Gurney, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Xuelong Li, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Submissions for this issue closed May 31, 2017.
This issue will be published in March 2018.

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Past

Special Issue on Large Scale Video Analytics for Enhanced Security: Algorithms and Systems

Guest Editors:

  • Kaiqi Huang, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China
  • Teiniu Tan, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China
  • Steve Maybank, Birkbeck College, University of London, UK
  • Rama Chellappa, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
  • Jake Aggarval, University of Texas, Austin, USA

Submissions for this issue closed June 30, 2016.
This issue will be published in 2017.

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Special Issue on Efficient and Rapid Machine Learning Algorithms for Big Data and Dynamic Varying Systems

Guest Editors:

  • Fuchun Sun, Tsinghua University, China
  • Guang-Bin Huang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Q. M. Jonathan Wu, Winsor University, Canada
  • Donald C. Wunsch II, Missouri University of Science & Technology, USA

Submissions for this issue closed August 31, 2016.
This issue will be published in 2017.

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Special Issue on Cyber-Physical Cloud Systems

Guest Editor:

  • Huaglory Tianfield, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK

Submissions for this issue closed December 15, 2015.
This issue will be published in 2017.

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Special Issue on Brain-Computing-Based and Bio-Mechatronics Systems, Control, and Applications

Guest Editors:

  • Zhijun Li, South China University of Technology, China
  • Chenguang Yang, Plymouth University, UK
  • Etienne Burdet, Imperial College London, UK

Submissions for this issue closed May 15, 2015.
This issue will be published in May 2016.

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Special Issue on Biometric Systems and Applications

Guest Editors:

  • Michele Nappi, Universit√† di Salerno, Italy
  • Vincenzo Piuri, Universit√† degli Studi di Milano, Italy
  • Tieniu Tan, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  • David Zhang, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

Submissions for this issue are closed and final manuscripts were due December 2013.
This issue will be published in late 2014.

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Special Issue on Decision Making in Human and Machine Vision

Guest Editors:

  • Sankar K. Pal, Indian Statistical Institute, India
  • Alfredo Petrosino, University of Naples Parthenope, Italy

Submissions for this issue are closed and final manuscripts were due May 2013.
This issue was slated to be published in late 2016.

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