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Editorial Board

62 Editors in 17 Countries/Region

China (24)
United Kingdom (6)
Australia (4)
USA (4)
Canada (4)
Italy (3)
Poland (3)
India (3)
France (3)
Bosnia (1)
Serbia (1)
Taiwan (1)
Switzerland (1)
Finland (1)
South Korea (1)
Turkey (1)
Japan (1)

Advisory Board Members

Jinde Cao

School of Mathematics, Southeast University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.

Research Interests: neural networks, complex networks, complex systems, intelligent systems, computational intelligence, nonlinear systems.

Alberto Isidori

Department of Computer, Control and Management Engineering, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Rome, Italy.

Research Interests: mathematical control theory, control engineering, automatic control, nonlinear systems.

Zhibin Jiang

Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: intelligent manufacturing systems, discrete dynamic event system, operation management in manufacturing industries and health-care systems.

Jian Kang

The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources, University College London, London, UK.

Research Interests: mechanical engineering, acoustic signal processing.

Marek Pawelczyk

Department of Measurements and Control Systems, Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice, Poland.

Research Interests: data acquisition, pneumatic systems, vibration control, acoustic signal processing, active noise control, control systems.

Leszek Rutkowski

Systems Research Institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland.

Research Interests: control system synthesis, nonlinear control systems, lyapunov methods, multi-agent systems.

Subject Editors

Kelly Cohen

Editor in Aerospace and Intelligent Systems
Department of Aerospace Engineering & Engineering Mechanics, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA.

Research Interests: intelligent systems, advanced air mobility, unmanned aerial vehicles, fuzzy logic systems, genetic fuzzy based artificial intelligence, computational intelligence, system identification, reduced order modeling, structural vibration control, feedback flow control.


Explainable fuzzy cluster-based regression algorithm with gradient descent learning

Comparison of battery modeling regression methods for application to unmanned aerial vehicles

Special Issue:

Explainable AI Engineering Applications

Behrad Khamesee

Editor in Mechatronics
Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada.

Research Interests: mechatronics, microrobotics, magnetic levitation, micromanipulation, automation and robotics, microactuator, biomechanics and biotechnology, automotive, MEMS, connectivity and internet of things, electromagnetic actuators, additive manufacturing, robotics, IoT, devices, energy harvesting, advanced manufacturing.

Hasan Komurcugil

Editor in Power Electronics and Applications
Department of Computer Engineering, Eastern Mediterranean University, Famagusta, Turkey.

Research Interests: power electronics, control of power electronic converters, sliding mode control, lyapunov-function based control, model predictive control.


Model predictive control for single-phase three-level grid-connected F-type inverters

Special Issue:

Power Electronics and Electric Drive Applications

Yurong Liu

Editor in Complex Control Systems
School of Mathematical Science, Yangzhou University, Yangzhou, Jiangsu, China.

Research Interests: multi-robot systems, nonlinear control systems, probability, robust control, sensor fusion, stability, state estimation.


Sampled-based bipartite tracking consensus of nonlinear multiagents subject to input saturation

Special Issue:

State Estimation, Control and Their Applications in Cyber-Physical Systems

Bidare Divakarachari Parameshachari

Editor in Data Science and Analytics
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

Research Interests: image encryption, computer vision, signal processing, network security and pattern recognition, data science.

Special Issue:

Uncertainty Modeling in Big Data Analysis for Complex Engineering Problems

Loris Roveda

Editor in Robotics
Scuola Universitaria Professionale della Svizzera Italiana, Università della Svizzera Italiana, Manno, Switzerland.

Research Interests: robotics, industrial robotics, industry 4.0, automation, optimization, ML, AI, human-robot collaboration, control theory, dynamical systems.


Improved impedance/admittance switching controller for the interaction with a variable stiffness environment

Special Issue:

Challenges in Robotic Task Learning: a Focus on Control Approaches

Dario Vangi

Editor in Applied Mechanics and Vibration
Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

Research Interests: mechanics of materials, reliability, experimental stress analysis, non-destructive testing, monitoring, road safety and accident.

Special Issue:

Ultrasonic Non-Destructive Inspection and Defect Identification

Kalyana C. Veluvolu

Editor in Estimation and Signal Processing
College of IT Engineering, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea.

Research Interests: nonlinear estimation and filtering, sliding mode control, neural decoding, adaptive signal processing, brain-computer interfaces, biomedical signal processing and surgical robotics.

Ding Wang

Editor in Machine Learning and Applications
Faculty of Information Technology, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: adaptive and learning systems, computational intelligence, intelligent control.

Special Issue:

Learning Algorithms for Complex Systems

Ning Wang

Editor in Autonomous Systems and Marine Robotics
Center for Intelligent Marine Vehicles, School of Marine Engineering, Dalian Maritime University, Dalian, Liaoning, China.

Research Interests: marine robotics, autonomous systems, artificial intelligence.

Special Issue:

Advances in Autonomous Vehicles: Control, Perception, Navigation and Safety

Associate Editors

Gyan Ranjan Biswal

Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, VSS University of Technology, Burla, India.

Research Interests: substation automation, industrial automation, smart sensors, IoT enabled smart sensors, cyber physical system, robust microgrid control, hydrogen fuel cell backed sustainable sources of energy.

Moussa Boukhnifer

LCOMS, Université de Lorraine, Metz, France.

Research Interests: energy management systems, fault diagnosis, fuel cell vehicles, road safety.

Hassen Fourati

Automatic Control and Diagnostics Pole (PAD), GIPSA-Lab, University Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble, France.

Research Interests: estimation and observation for linear and nonlinear systems, filtering, multi-sensors data fusion, inertial and magnetic navigation, attitude and velocity estimation in robotics, traffic prediction and estimation, machine learning for motion analysis and mobility classification.

Qingbin Gao

School of Mechanical Engineering and Automation, Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China.

Research Interests: time delay, stability, multi-agent system, vibration control.

Xiaozhi Gao

School of Computing, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland.

Research Interests: data mining, machine learning, optimization, swarm intelligence, evolutionary computing, deep learning.

Len Gelman

Centre for Efficiency and Performance Engineering (CEPE), School of Computing and Engineering, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, UK.

Research Interests: vibro-acoustical diagnosis, prognosis analysis, root cause analysis, classical signal processing, time-frequency signal processing, pattern recognition, structural health monitoring, NDT, condition monitoring technologies.

Mergen Ghayesh

School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia.

Research Interests: nonlinear dynamical systems, systems made of smart materials, biomedical robotics, sustainable engineering and renewable energy.

Mohammad Hammoudeh

Department of Computing and Mathematics, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK.

Research Interests: algorithm design and analysis, communication and concurrency, performance optimisation, wireless networking.

Michael Harre

Modelling and Simulation Research Group, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

Research Interests: artificial intelligence, multi-agent systems, non-linear dynamics, game theory.

Ananda Shankar Hati

Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad, India.

Research Interests: deep learning-based CBM, AI-based energy efficiency of drives, intelligent systems, HVAC, MRAS.

Shuping He

School of Electrical Engineering and Automation, Anhui University, Hefei, Anhui, China.

Research Interests: control science and engineering, stochastic control and optimization, reinforcement learning and artificial intelligence.

Jinchen Ji

School of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia.

Research Interests: dynamics, vibration, vibration control, fault diagnosis.

Yu Jiang

School of Computer Science and Technology, Jilin University, Changchun, Jilin, China.

Research Interests: control systems, mechatronics with applications to artificial intelligence, robotics.


Prediction of sea temperature using temporal convolutional network and LSTM-GRU network

AWF-YOLO: enhanced underwater object detection with adaptive weighted feature pyramid network

Krzysztof Jóźwik

Institute of Turbomachinery, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Lodz University of Technology, Lodz, Poland.

Research Interests: flow modeling, especially blood flows, measurements, especially bio measurements, energy generation from renewable energy sources.

Chang Hua Lien

College of of Marine, National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology, Taiwan.

Research Interests: fuzzy control theory, neural networks, robust control, time-delay systems.

Paul P Lin

College of Engineering, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH, USA.

Research Interests: intelligent system monitoring, fault diagnosis, multi-objective design optimization.

Jinliang Liu

College of Information Engineering, Nanjing University of Finance and Economics, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.

Research Interests: networked systems, robust control, complex network, cyber attack, event-triggered control, T-S fuzzy systems, multiagent systems, multiple cyber attacks.


Decentralized control for interconnected semi-markovian jump systems with partially accessible transition rates: a dynamic memory event-triggered mechanism

Special Issue:

Trends in Secure Networked Control Systems

Jiaqi Ma

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

Research Interests: cooperative driving automation, cyber-physical systems, cooperative control of distributed multi-agent systems, intelligent transportation systems, dynamic transportation systems modeling and control, network optimization, travel behavior modeling and demand forecasting.

Huihuan Qian

School of Science and Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, China.

Research Interests: robot design and control, marine robotics.

Hongde Qin

Science and Technology on Underwater Vehicle Laboratory, Harbin Engineering University, Harbin, Heilongjiang, China.

Research Interests: intelligent control, machine learning, optimization, neural networks, vehicle systems, robotics.


AWF-YOLO: enhanced underwater object detection with adaptive weighted feature pyramid network

Prediction of sea temperature using temporal convolutional network and LSTM-GRU network

Seyed-Mehdi Rakhtala

Department of Engineering, Design and Mathematics, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK.

Research Interests: robotic, automation, mechatronic, soft robots, wearable robots, nonlinear observer, nonlinear control.


PEM fuel cell system to extend the stack life based on a PID-PSO controller design

Roozbeh Razavi-Far

Faculty of Computer Science, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB, Canada.

Research Interests: machine learning, big data analytics, computational intelligence, cyber-physical systems, cybersecurity.

Yilun Shang

Department of Computer and Information Sciences, Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK.

Research Interests: multi-agent systems, continuous time systems, time-varying systems, lyapunov methods, distributed control.

Mouquan Shen

College of Electrical Engineering and Control Science, Nanjing Tech University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.

Research Interests: iterative learning control, adaptive control, Markov jump linear systems, switched systems, networked control systems, quantized control, sliding mode control, event-triggered control, model free control.

Special Issue:

Adaptive Control for Uncertain Nonlinear Systems and Applications

Xiaona Song

School of Information Engineering, Henan University of Science and Technology, Luoyang, Henan, China.

Research Interests: PDE systems, reaction-diffusion neural networks, nonlinear systems, fractional-order control, enforcement learning.


Fuzzy reduced-order filtering for nonlinear parabolic PDE systems with limited communication

Victor Sreeram

School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia.

Research Interests: control systems, signal processing, power engineering and smart grid and renewable energy.

Vladimir Stojanović

Department of Automatic Control, Robotics and Fluid Technique, Faculty of Mechanical and Civil Engineering,University of Kragujevac, Kraljevo, Serbia.

Research Interests: stochastic systems, system identification, intelligent systems, fault tolerant control, robust control, machine learning, robotics, neural networks, fuzzy control.


A qLPV Nonlinear Model Predictive Control with Moving Horizon Estimation

Ning Sun

Tianjin Key Laboratory of Intelligent Robotics, Nankai University, Tianjin, China.

Research Interests: control system synthesis, nonlinear control systems, stability, lyapunov methods, adaptive control, closed loop systems, position control, uncertain systems, cranes, motion control, asymptotic stability, robust control, actuators, feedback, variable structure.


GPI observer-based active disturbance rejection control for a morphing quadrotor

Special Issue:

Adaptive and Learning Control for Underactuated Systems

Jasmin Velagic

Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosna i Hercegovina.

Research Interests: soft computing (fuzzy logic, neural networks, GA), mechatronics, mobile robotics, marine control systems, adaptive and robust control, distributed control systems.

Yanling Wei

Department of Automation, Southeast University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.

Research Interests: robust control and state estimation, collective behaviors of complex networks, hybrid control systems, cyber-physical systems.

Zhouchao Wei

School of Mathematics and Physics, China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, Hubei, China.

Research Interests: nonlinear differential equations, the qualitative theory of differential equations, oscillation theory, nonlinear dynamical systems, chaotic theory, bifurcation theory.

Special Issue:

Recent Advances in Neural Networks: Theory and Application

Yuanqing Wu

School of Automation, Guangdong University of Technology, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China.

Research Interests: unmanned intelligent vehicle formation control, unmanned intelligent aircraft control, machine vision processing, web page and background production, intelligent vehicle mechanical design, intelligent logistics system, networked control system, multi-agent control system.

Zhaojing Wu

School of Mathematics and Information Science, Yantai University, Yantai, Shandong, China.

Research Interests: nonlinear control, adaptive control, stochastic stability analysis, stochastic dissipative systems, stochastic hamiltonian systems, stochastic Lagrangian systems, stochastic switched systems.

Special Issue:

Advances in Autonomous Vehicles: Control, Perception, Navigation and Safety

Dongsheng Yang

Institute of Intelligent Electrical Science and Technology, Northeastern University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China.

Research Interests: energy system analysis based on complex network theory, artificial intelligent & power distribution technology, big data & digital twins, fault diagnosis.

Rongni Yang

School of Control Science and Engineering, Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong, China.

Research Interests: networked control systems, sliding mode control, complex dynamical systems.

Qian Yin

School of Artificial Intelligence, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: image processing, machine learning, artificial intelligence.

Chansu Yu

Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH, USA.

Research Interests: wireless networks, sensor networks, mobile computing, parallel and distributed systems.

Meysar Zeinali

BHARTI School of Engineering-Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering Program, Laurentian University, Sudbury, ON, Canada.

Research Interests: control theory, artificial intelligent, data-driven system modeling and system identification, path planning and prediction, autonomous vehicles, human robot interaction and human and object recognition, model-based system engineering, assistive and collaborative robots, high-performance hydraulic systems design and analysis, control system design for laser additive manufacturing process.

Junyong Zhai

School of Automation, Southeast University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.

Research Interests: robot perception and control, non-smooth control of nonlinear systems, analysis and synthesis of stochastic system.

Chris Zhang

College of Engineering, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada.

Research Interests: design, dynamic systems, robust and resilient cyber-physical systems.

Qichun Zhang

Department of Computer Science, University of Bradford, Bradford, UK.

Research Interests: stochastic systems, data-driven modelling, stochastic distribution control, non-linear control, non-linear filtering, human-machine interaction.


Backstepping-based state estimation for a class of stochastic nonlinear systems

Xudong Zhao

School of Control Science and Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, Liaoning, China.

Research Interests: networked control systems, uncertain systems, adaptive control, control nonlinearities, convex programming, delay systems, filtering theory, fuzzy set theory, numerical analysis, optimal control.

Special Issue:

Adaptive Control for Uncertain Nonlinear Systems and Applications

Quanxin Zhu

School of Mathematics and Statistics, Hunan Normal University, Changsha, Hunan, China.

Research Interests: stochastic control, stochastic differential equations, stochastic stability, stochastic complex nonlinear systems, markovian jump systems and stochastic complex networks.

Special Issue:

Recent Advance on Stability, Control and Applications of Dynamical Systems

Ali Zolghadri

University of Bordeaux, CNRS, IMS Lab, Bordeaux, France.

Research Interests: fault diagnosis and fault tolerant control, safety, security and autonomy of cyber-physical systems, aerospace and aircraft applications.

Yanhua Zou

School of Engineering, Utsunomiya University, Utsunomiya, Japan.

Research Interests: mechanical engineering, precision machining, abrasive finishing, magnetic field assisted finishing process.

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