Call for Papers

International conference on "Smart Technologies for Smart Nations" focuses on all technical and practical aspects of Smart Technologies. The goal of this conference is to bring together researchers and practitioners from academia and industry to focus on understanding recent developments this arena, and establishing new collaborations in these areas. Conference papers will illustrate research results, projects, surveying works and industrial experiences that describe significant advances in the areas of Smart Technologies & its applications.

Papers for presentations should conform to the IEEE format and specifications. All submissions must be in English only. Authors are invited to submit full paper (Maximum 6 pages, double- column US letter size) as PDF using the IEEE templates. The IEEE paper template can be downloaded from the link given below. http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/publishing/templates.html.

The topics of the conference include, but are not limited to:

Power, Energy and Power Electronics (PEPE)


  • Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
  • Wireless Power Transfer and Energy Harvesting
  • Renewable Energy Sources and Technology
  • High Voltage Engineering, HVDC-FACTS
  • Switching Circuits and Power Converters
  • Power System Monitoring, Control and Protection
  • Power Quality
  • Grid Impact of Large-Scale Renewable
  • Micro Grids and Distributed Generation
  • Solar, Wind, Hydro, Fuel Cells and Utility Interface Issues
  • Control Communication and Monitoring of Smart Grid
  • Energy Storage System
  • Motors and Drives
  • Forecast and Power Management of Renewable Sources in a Micro Grid

Signal and Image Processing (SIP)


  • Signal Processing
  • Image Processing
  • Video Processing
  • Pattern Recognition and Object Tracking
  • Audio and Electro-acoustics

Computational Intelligence (CI)


  • Neural Networks
  • Fuzzy Systems
  • Swarm and Evolutionary Computation
  • Machine Learning

Communication Systems (CS)


  • Antennas, Propagation and Computational EM
  • RF/Millimeter-wave Circuits and Systems
  • Wireless Communications and Networks
  • Optical Communications
  • Modulation and Coding Techniques

Computing Technologies (CT)


  • Computing Architectures and Systems
  • Software and Database System
  • Graphics and Animation
  • Multimedia Engineering
  • Network and Cyber Security

Devices, Materials and Processing (DMP)


  • Electronic Devices and Materials Processing
  • Nano-electronics
  • Power Electronic Devices and Components
  • Analog and Mixed Signal ICs

Data Base


  • Big Data
  • Data Engineering
  • Data Mining
  • Data Warehousing
  • Database Management Systems
  • Knowledge Discovery
  • Web Mining

Software Engineering


  • Agent Oriented Software Engineering
  • Agile Software Engineering
  • Component-Based Software Engineering
  • Computer Aided Software Engineering
  • Dependable Systems Design
  • Software Architectures
  • Software Dependability Evaluation
  • Software Design Patterns
  • Software Development Tools
  • Software Economic
  • Software Metrics
  • Software Project Management
  • Software Quality Assurance
  • Software Reliability
  • Software Reuse
  • Software Reverse Engineering
  • Software Testing
  • Software Testing Tools
  • Software Verification and Validation Techniques
  • UML, OO Modeling

Data Communication and Networking


  • Agents
  • Cloud Computing
  • Computer Networks
  • Cryptography
  • Data Communications
  • Grid Computing
  • Information and Network Security
  • Mobile Computing
  • Network Management
  • Services Oriented Architecture
  • Storage Area Networks
  • Wireless Communication

Biomedical Engineering (BE)


  • Biomedical Signal Processing and Instrumentation
  • Wearable Sensors for Healthcare monitoring
  • Biomedical Imaging

Emerging Technologies (ET)


  • 3D Printing/Flexible Electronics
  • Internet of Things
  • (Big) Data Analytics

Internet of Things IoT


  • Internet of Things Architecture
  • Interoperability of IoT systems
  • Social Acceptance of IoT Systems
  • Physical world event processing
  • Mobile IoT
  • Smart and urban mobility
  • IoT device or circuit design
  • IoT applications and services
  • Architecture and systems design
  • Interface and control systems
  • IoT analytics
  • Security of Things
  • Consent acquisition and ethics in IoT
  • Human-Computer Interaction and privacy in IoT
  • Location privacy in IoT
  • IoT and Human-Data Interaction
  • Cognitive IoT
  • IoT based e-Commerce
  • Smart City Applications
  • Crowd Sensing and Management
  • Smart Grids and Energy Management
  • Intelligent Transport and Applications

Transportation Technologies (TT)


  • Aerospace Technologies
  • Marine and Offshore Engineering
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems

Other Technologies (OT)


  • Robotics, Control, Instrumentation and Automation
  • Photonic Technologies
  • Lasers, Amplifier and Detectors
  • Humanitarian Technologies

Advances in Geosciences and Remote Sensing


  • Image Classification and Segmentation
  • Object Detection and Recognition
  • Estimation and Regression
  • Change Detection and Multi-Temporal Analysis
  • Target Detection and Unmixing
  • Image and Data Fusion
  • Image Super resolution
  • Digital Cartography
  • DEM Generation and DEM Processing
  • Geographic Information Science
  • Geo informatics
  • Processing and Analysis of Optical and Microwave Sensing Images
  • Satellite data acquisition technology
  • Chandrayaan data processing and analysis
  • Applications of Satellite Remote Sensing in Agriculture

Antenna Systems for Futuristic Applications


  • Satellite and Related Ground Station Antennas
  • Antennas for Defense/Radar/Autonomous Vehicle and Aircrafts
  • Antennas for 5G and Mobile Communication Systems
  • Microstrip and Biomedical Applications
  • EMI/EMC and ESD Systems
  • Antenna Measurementsā€”Near Field/Far Field/Compact Range

Photonics


  • Optical communication and networks
  • Photonic devices and systems
  • Optical material and technology
  • Nano and bio photonics
  • Optical sensors and MEMS
  • Optical signal processing and computing
  • Non linear optics and quantum photonics

Biomedical Engineering for Humanities


  • Biomedical Signal Processing
  • Biomedical Imaging
  • Biomedical Image Processing
  • Bioengineering Cellular/Tissue Engineering
  • Biomedical devices
  • Humanitarian Technology
  • Biomaterials
  • Computational Biology
  • Therapeutic & Diagnostic Systems
  • Biorobotics and Biomechanics
  • Modeling and Simulation in Medicine
  • Multiscale Modeling & Synthetic Biology
  • Cardiovascular and Respiratory Systems Engineering
  • Neural and Rehabilitation Engineering
  • Biomedical Sensors and Wearable Systems
  • Artificial Intelligence / Machine learning in Biomedical Engineering
  • Biomedical & Health Informatics
  • Translational Engineering for Healthcare Innovation and Commercialization
  • Biosensors and Bioelectronics
  • Wearable Sensors for Healthcare monitoring
  • Human Disease Diagnosis & Therapy

Connected Aircraft and Air Traffic Management


  • Software defined radios
  • Tower less ATCs
  • ADSB and cyber vulnerability
  • The connected aircraft
  • Air traffic flow management
  • Airborne weather radars
  • Navigation and guidance
  • Surveillance of aircrafts

Nanotechnology


  • Nano and Molecular Technologies in Medical Theranostics
  • Nanotechnology in drug delivery
  • Bio/Nano Sensing
  • Biological Interface cells at the Nanoscale
  • Fronities in nanobiotechnology
  • Translational Medicine
  • Wireless Optogenetics Nano Communications and Networking
  • Calcium-signaling based molecular Communication Systems
  • Cancer Nanotechnology
  • Nanotextured Materials for selective Biosensing
  • Programmable Nanoscale Building Blocks for Epitacia Self-Assembly of Advanced Materials
  • Nanodevices for Biomedical Instruments

Power, Energy and Power Electronics


  • Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
  • Renewable Energy Sources and Technology
  • High Voltage Engineering, HVDC-FACTS
  • Switching Circuits & Power Converters
  • Power System Monitoring, Control and Protection
  • Micro Grids & Distributed Generation
  • Control Communication and Monitoring of Smart Grid
  • Energy Storage System
  • Applications in Hybrid electric vehicle
  • Battery management systems

Signal Processing


  • Audio and Acoustic Signal Processing
  • Speech Processing
  • Natural language processing
  • Graph Theory and Signal Processing
  • Quantum Signal Processing
  • Remote Sensing and Signal Processing
  • Biomedical Signal and Image Processing
  • Compressive Sensing, Sampling, and Dictionary Learning
  • Sensor Array & Multichannel Signal Processing
  • Signal Processing for Communication and Networking
  • Image, Video and Multidimensional
  • Signal Processing for Cyber Security
  • Industrial Signal Processing
  • Signal Processing for Education
  • Information Forensics and Security
  • Signal Processing for Smart Systems
  • Machine learning in signal processing

Quality of ServiceĀ 


  • Artificial Intelligence for QoS
  • Data analytics for QoS
  • QoS for data analytics and machine learning
  • QoS in Internet of Things (IoT), cyber-physical networks
  • QoS in cloud computing, fog computing and edge computing
  • Blockchain for QoS
  • Security, privacy, system dependability, resilience and robustness
  • QoS in software-defined networking
  • QoS in information-centric networking
  • QoS in mobile and next generation cellular networks
  • System dependability, availability, resilience and robustness to faults and security attacks
  • Robustness against security vulnerabilities in critical infrastructures
  • QoS-aware scheduling, resource management, queue management, admission control
  • Traffic engineering approaches and tools for QoS provisioning and evaluation
  • QoS evaluation metrics and methodologies
  • Quality of software
  • QoE in multimedia networks
  • Measurement, evaluation, adaptation, and verification
  • Network operations, network economics, pricing and billing
  • Architectures and protocols for QoS, QoP or QoE support
  • Energy awareness in communication and computing systems
  • Design for future networks and computing systems with integrated QoS

VLSI and Embedded Systems


  • Nano Device Technology
  • Power Devices
  • Process and Manufacturing Technology
  • Circuit and Device Interaction
  • Characterization, Reliability and Yield
  • Compound Semiconductor and High Speed Devices
  • Memory Technology
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Optoelectronics, Displays, and Imagers
  • Sensors, MEMs, and Bio mems

Sustainability challenges in Emerging Technologies


  • Future of Hybrid vehicles
  • Battery engineering and management
  • Sustainability and green management challenges
  • Industry 4.0

Robotics


  • Design of Robotic Mechanisms
  • Human-Robot Interaction & Interfaces
  • Swarm Robotic
  • Machine Learning and AI for Robotics
  • Social and Affective Robots
  • Drones and Drone Applications
  • Humanoid Robots
  • Nano and micro robotics
  • Underwater robotics
  • Robotics for defence applications
  • Security and surveillance robotics
  • Robotics in healthcare / medical industry
  • Robotics for agriculture
  • Image Processing, Vision and Recognition
  • Controls and Supervisory systems
  • Mobile Robots and Intelligent Autonomous Systems
  • Mechatronics and Systems
  • Modeling, Simulation and Architetcure
  • Network Robotics

Edge Intelligence and Networking


  • Edge storage
  • Edge Connections
  • Edge Analytics
  • Edge Artificial Intelligence / Machine learning / Deep learning
  • Edge Processing Engine
  • Industry-specific Edges
  • Edge Application Innovations
  • Public and Private Mobile Clouds in Edge Computing
  • Communication among Edges of an Edge Computing System
  • Communication between Edges and Central cloud
  • Security and Privacy in Edge Computing Systems
  • Applications of Edge Intelligence

Communications


  • Software Defined Network (SDN) and Network Function Virtualization
  • Content Centric Network (CCN)/ Information/Content centric networks (ICN)
  • 4G-Advanced and Beyond (5G)
  • Heterogeneous networks (HetNets)
  • Cognitive radio
  • Green communications
  • Storage-area networks
  • Internet architecture and protocols, Internet science and emergent behaviour
  • Mobile Computing
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Efficient Caching and content delivery systems in Mobile Network
  • Network management
  • Network security and privacy
  • Wireless adhoc and sensor networks
  • Machine Learning in Networking
  • SOC and NOC
  • Optical Networking
  • Defence Network
  • Natural Disaster Condition Network
  • Multi-domain modeling and simulation
  • Hybrid and switching Control
  • Hardware in the loop systems
  • Human in the loop systems
  • IoT Software Systems
  • Edge computing and analytics
  • Cyberphysical Systems (CPS) Security
  • Formal techniques for CPS
  • Real-time IoT systems
  • CPS/IoT Applications Case Studies
  • CPS/IoT Testbeds, Novel IoT Devices

Mathematical Modeling and Analysis


  • Operations Research
  • Risk Management
  • Statistical Process and Analysis
  • Computer Graphics and Differential Equations
  • Applied Problems and Methods in Research and Education
  • Mathematical Modeling in Computing and Optimization
  • Computational Methods and Combinatorics
  • Data Analysis.

COVID-19 Information Technology Trends


  • Online Shopping and Robot Deliveries
  • Digital and Contactless Payments
  • Remote Work
  • Distance Learning
  • Telehealth
  • Online Entertainment
  • Robotics
  • Algorithms
  • High-performance Computing
  • Distributed Systems
  • Quantum Computing
  • Cloud Computing
  • Fog Computing