**Conference Topics**

Contributions related, but not limited, to the following topics of interest are welcome:

Circuits and Electronics for Control

Electrical and Electronic Measurement

Large Scale Systems

Hierarchical Control

Hybrid Systems

Digital Control

Fuzzy Systems and Fuzzy Control

Neural Networks and Neural Control

Genetic Algorithms and Evolutionary Control

Intelligent Control

Non-linear Systems and Non-Linear Automatic Control

Sliding Mode Control

Differential Geometry methods in non-linear control

Adaptive Control

Robust Control

Optimal Control

Stochastic Control

Satellite Systems Control

Industrial Control

CAD/CAM systems

Manufacturing Systems Control

Man-Machine Interaction

Cybernetics

Chemical processes control

Multivariable Control

Multirate Control

Parallel and Distributed Systems

Decentralized Control

Real-time Control

Human-Machine Systems and Cybernetics

Modeling

Simulation

Optimization Problems in Control Engineering

Decision Support Systems

Failure of Systems

Fault Tolerance

Diagnostics

Machine Learning, Knowledge Acquisition

Virtual Reality for Automation

Microprocessors

Embedded Systems

Geometric modeling and Fractals

Financial Aspects in Control Engineering

Control of Large Systems via Internet

Control Education

Automation in Biology

Automation in Medicine

Automation in Chemical Engineering

Machines and Mechanical Engineering

Control in Agriculture

Control in Business, Management and Economics

Control in Social Sciences

Applications in Astronomy (telescopes)

Signal Processing Systems for Control

Application in Underwater Systems and Oceanic Engineering

Unmanned Vehicles

Artificial Man

Philosophical Aspects of Control

Other Applications

Neural Networks: Foundation

supervised and unsupervised learning

algorithms

implementation

neurobiology and neurosciences

time series analysis

n.n. applications in all branches of electrical engineering and computer science. Neuro-Fuzzy Systems. Universal Approximators. Fuzzy Systems: Fuzzy sets

Fuzzy geometry

Fuzzy mathematical analysis

Fuzzy Differential Equations

Fuzzy Differential geometry

Fuzzy Dynamical Systems

Fuzzy Probability Theory

Fuzzy Statistics

Fuzzy optimization

Fuzzy Languages

Fuzzy Automata

Fuzzy Information theory

Fuzzy Expert systems

Fuzzy Operational research

Fuzzy database mining

forecasting and information retrieval

Fuzzy internet computing

Fuzzy discrete event systems

Fuzziness in multimedia engineering

Computing with words. Fuzzy Techniques in Evolutionary Computing. Takagi-Sugeno Models and Generalizations. Universal Approximator Theory. Applications. Evolutionary Computation: Mathematical foundations of Evolutionary Computation (EC)

evolution Strategies

evolutionary programming

statistical problems in EC

simulation

coevolution and collective behavior

multiobjective evolutionary algorithms

evolvable hardware

ant colonies

immune systems

molecular computing

DNA computing

particle swarm and differential evolution

applications

Neural-Fuzzy-Evolutionary Systems.imulation

Modeling and Control

Prediction and Model Identification

Data Analysis

Signal Processing

Prediction and Time Series Analysis

System Identification

Data Fusion and Mining

Knowledge Discovery

Intelligent Information Systems

Image Processing

Image Understanding

Parallel Computing applications in Identification & Control

Pattern Recognition

Clustering

Classification

Distributed Systems

Decision Making and Information Retrieval Case-Based Reasoning

Decision Analysis

Intelligent Databases & Information Retrieval

Multi-criteria Decision Making

Qualitative and Approximate-Reasoning Modelling. Mathematical Biology

Simulation in Information Retrieval and Management

Decision Analysis

Fluid Mechanics

Simulation in Civil Engineering

Simulation in Economy

Ecology

Biology

Finances

Stochastic differential equations

Probability Theory and Applications

Stochastic Processes

Mathematical Statistics

Applied Statistics

Prediction Theory

Estimation Theory

Operational Research

Queueing Theory

Reliability Theory

Routing Theory

Measurement Theory

Epidemiology

Financial mathematics

Functional Languages

Coding

Cryptology

Object-Oriented Programming

Computational Geometry

Multimedia

Discrete structures

Extremal problems

Enumeration problems

Network algorithms

Network optimization

Approximation algorithms

Theoretical Computer Science

Coding and Information Theory

Error-correcting codes

Communication protocols

Remote Sensing

Human-Machine Systems

Sonar and underwater acoustic systems

Undersea Systems

Navigation and Tracking Systems

Space Systems

Wavelets

Verification and Validation

Virtual Reality

Symbolic Computation. Instrumentation and Measurement

Sensors

Data and Knowledge Acquisition

Industrial Measurement

Electronics

VLSI for Manufacturing Systems

Large Scale Systems

Hierarchical Control

Decentralized Control

Supervision

Diagnosis and Man-Machine Interaction

Flexible Structures

Modeling and Model Reduction

Production Planning

Scheduling and CIME

Quintitative methods

Transportation Systems

Robotics

Environmental Engineering

Water and Gas Systems

Large Scale manufacturing processes

Industrial Control

Complex Systems

Chemical Industry

Oil Industry

Car Industry

Mechatronics

Power Systems

Aerospace and Naval Applications

CAD/CAM systems. Optimization Theory

Linear Programming

Quadratic Programming

Convex Programming

Nonlinear Programming

Stochastic Programming

Combinatorial Programming

Integer Programming

Convex

Nonsmooth and Variational analysis

Multiobjective programming

Game Theory

Algorithms for parallel architectures

Global Optimization

Variational Principles and Applications

Software Development

Heuristic Algorithms

Tabu Methods

Simulated Annealing

Computational Analysis of Optimization Algorithms

Electromagnetics

Transportation and Urban Systems

Socioeconomic Systems

Health Care

Enviromental Management

Risk Management

Law and technology