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Editorial Board

82 Editors in 15 Countries/Region

China (48)
Canada (7)
USA (7)
Japan (5)
United Kingdom (4)
France (2)
Brazil (1)
Portugal (1)
Greece (1)
Spain (1)
Italy (1)
Mexico (1)
Jordan (1)
Malaysia (1)
Iraq (1)

Advisory Board Members

Tianyou Chai

State Key Laboratory of Synthetical Automation for Process Industries, Northeastern University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China.

Research Interests: modeling, control, optimization and integrated automation of complex industrial processes.

Clarence W. de Silva

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Research Interests: industrial process monitoring and automation, intelligent multi-robot cooperation, mechatronics, intelligent control, sensors, actuators, control system instrumentation.


Intelligent robotics - misconceptions, current trends, and opportunities

Toshio Fukuda

Department of Micro-Nano Systems Engineering, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan.

Research Interests: intelligent robotic systems, micro-nano robotics.

Aike Guo

Institute of Biophysics, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: neuroscience, neurogenetics, biophysics.

Takeo Kanade

Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

Research Interests: computer vision, 3-D vision and recognition, facial recognition, multisensor data fusion, augmented reality, humanoids, sensing & perception, graphics & creative tools, imaging, human-centered robotics, human-robot interaction.

Deyi Li

College of Robotics, Beijing Union University, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: artificial intelligence, deep learning, intelligent vehicles, cloud computing.

Associate Editors

Zhuming Bi

Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University Fort Wayne, Fort Wayne, IN, USA.

Research Interests: mechatronics, parallel kinematic machines, human robot interactions, kinematics and dynamics, modeling and simulation.


A bio-inspired algorithm in image-based path planning and localization using visual features and maps

Special Issue:

Collaborative Robots and Applications

Hicham Chaoui

Department of Electronics, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada.

Research Interests: control theory, robotics, mechatronics, motor drives, energy storage.


Evolution of adaptive learning for nonlinear dynamic systems: a systematic survey

Chunjie Chen

Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Integration Technology, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, China.

Research Interests: exoskeleton robot, wearable robot and Intelligent system.

Guang Chen

Intelligent Sensing, Perception and Computing Group, Tongji University, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: autonomous driving, machine learning, computer vision, robotics.


Deep learning for LiDAR-only and LiDAR-fusion 3D perception: a survey

Hongtian Chen

Department of Automation, School of Electronic Information and Electrical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: fault diagnosis and fault tolerant control, data-driven techniques, high-speed trains.


An overview of intelligent image segmentation using active contour models

Special Issue:

Intelligence, Optimization, and Safety for Complex Systems

Zengshun Chen

School of Civil Engineering, Chongqing University, Chongqing, China.

Research Interests: application of artificial intelligence in structural engineering.

Chao Cheng

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

Research Interests: data-driven, fault diagnosis, artificial intelligence, state evaluation.

Abdelghani Chibani

LISSI Laboratory, University of Paris-Est Creteil (UPEC), Créteil, France.

Research Interests: ubiquitous computing, artificial intelligence, robotics.

Haibin Duan

School of Automation Science and Electrical Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: bio-inspired computing theory and applications, multiple UAVs cooperative control and decision, autonomous swarm flight control and guidance, biological computer vision and pattern recognition.


UAV maneuver decision-making via deep reinforcement learning for short-range air combat

Special Issue:

Swarm Intelligence for Robotic Systems

Carlos Renato Lisboa Francês

Departamento de Engenharia Elétrica, Federal University of Para, Belém, Brazil.

Research Interests: performance evaluation, optimization, Markov processes, artificial intelligence models.


Unmanned aerial vehicle with handover management fuzzy system for 5G networks: challenges and perspectives

Paulo Gonçalves

Department of Electrical and Industrial Engineering, Polytechnic Institute of Castelo Branco, Castelo Branco, Portugal.

Research Interests: computational intelligence, ontologies, robotics, computer vision, industrial automation.


Planning robotic agent actions using semantic knowledge for a home environment

Nallappan Gunasekaran

Department of Advanced Science and Technology, Toyoto Technological Institute, Nagoya, Japan.

Research Interests: multi-agent systems, hybrid systems, neural networks, delay differential equations, differential equations, complex dynamical systems, complex-valued networks, deep learning for natural language processing, machine learning, artificial intelligence in games, large scale interconnected systems, control systems, Takagi-Sugeno fuzzy systems.

Special Issue:

Recent Advance on Stability, Control and Applications of Dynamical Systems

Zeng-Guang Hou

State Key Laboratory of Management and Control for Complex Systems, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: neural networks, intelligent systems, intelligent control and robotics with applications on minimally invasive surgical robots and rehabilitations robots.

Special Issue:

Rehabilitation Robots and Intelligent Assistance Systems

Menghan Hu

Shanghai Key Laboratory of Multidimensional Information Processing, School of Communication & Electronic Engineering, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: intelligent health, intelligent biomedical engineering.

Special Issue:

The Latest Advances in Intelligent Healthcare

Chaozhe Jiang

School of transportation and Logistics, Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu, China.

Research Interests: intelligent transportation, human-machine coupling dynamics, intelligent manufacture and BD operation, supply chain finance robust.

Shaidah Jusoh

School of Electrical Engineering and Artificial Intelligence, Xiamen University Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia.

Research Interests: opinion analysis knowledge extraction, text mining, text summarization, question and answering system, data mining, robotics, social computing, fuzzy applications, HCI.

Fakhri Karray

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada.

Research Interests: cognitive robotics, natural human-machine interaction, autonomous and intelligent systems, voice and media concept extraction.

Zuojin Li

School of Electrical Engineering, Chongqing University of Science and Technology, Chongqing, China.

Research Interests: neural networks, machine learning, multi-sensor fusion, big data analysis, intelligent transportation.

Jinguo Liu

Shenyang Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Science, Shenyang, Liaoning, China.

Research Interests: biomimetics or bio-inspired robot, planetary rover and space robot, all-terrain vehicle, search and rescue robot, reconfigurable modular robot or shape shifting robot, deployable mechanism or deployable spacecraft, multi-robot collaboration and human-robot collaboration.

Special Issue:

Swarm Intelligence for Robotic Systems

Mingzhe Liu

School of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence, Wenzhou University of Technology, Wenzhou, Zhejiang, China.

Research Interests: artificial intelligence, romote sensing, machine learning, computer vision.

Special Issue:

Toward Information-driven Computational Intelligence in Robotics

Qiang Liu

State Key Laboratory of Synthetical Automation for Process Industries, Northeastern University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China.

Research Interests: machine learning, big data analytics, industrial artificial intelligent, process monitoring, fault diagnosis of complex systems.

Chaomin Luo

Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS, USA.

Research Interests: intelligent systems and computational intelligence, robotics and autonomous systems, control systems and automation, embedded systems, VLSI electronic design automation.


A bio-inspired algorithm in image-based path planning and localization using visual features and maps

A node selection algorithm to graph-based multi-waypoint optimization navigation and mapping

An informative planning-based multi-layer robot navigation system as applied in a poultry barn

Jianjun Ni

College of Artificial Intelligence and Automation, Hohai University, Changzhou, Jiangsu, China.

Research Interests: control systems, neural networks, robotics, machine intelligence, multi-agent system.


Deep learning-based scene understanding for autonomous robots: a survey

Special Issue:

Scene Understanding for Autonomous Robotics

Tetsuya Ogata

Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan.

Research Interests: cognitive robotics, deep predictive learning.

Chen Peng

School of Mechatronic Engineering and Automation, Shanghai University, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: networked control systems, security control, model and optimization of supply chain, intelligent control systems.


Networked scheduling for decentralized load frequency control

Hong Qu

School of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, Sichuan, China.

Research Interests: neural networks, machine learning, big data.

Tao Ren

School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Chengdu University of Technology, Chengdu, Sichuan, China.

Research Interests: service robotics, smart soft robotics, mechatronics.

Gerasimos Rigatos

Unit of Industrial Automation, Industrial Systems Institute, Patra, Greece.

Research Interests: computational intelligence and adaptive systems, mechatronics, robotics and control, optimization and fault diagnosis.

Ricardo Sanz

Autonomous Systems Laboratory, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain.

Research Interests: autonomous systems, intelligent control, cognitive robotics, ontologies, systems engineering.

Jinhua She

School of Engineering, Tokyo University of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.

Research Interests: estimation and compensation of disturbance, repetitive control, rehabilitation robot.


Muscle synergy analysis for gesture recognition based on sEMG images and Shapley value

Special Issue:

Advances in Human-Assistive Technologies and Human-Robot Interactions

Development of Technology in Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems

Lei Shu

School of Engineering, University of Lincoln, Lincoln, UK.

Research Interests: wireless sensor networks, multimedia communication, middleware, fault diagnosis and security.

Special Issue:

Intelligent Systems and Robots in Agriculture

Yong Song

Shool of Mechanical, Electrical & Information Engineering, Shandong University, Weihai, Shandong, China.

Research Interests: intelligent robot control, multi-robot system, reinforcement learning, transfer learning.


Discrete sequence rearrangement based self-supervised chinese named entity recognition for robot instruction parsing

Mariacarla Staffa

Department of Science and Technology, the University of Naples Parthenope, Naples, Italy.

Research Interests: cognitive robotics, artificial intelligence, human-robot interaction.

Jindong Tan

Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Biomedical Engineering, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA.

Research Interests: medical/surgical robotics, human robot interactions, wearable sensors, control and systems, mechatronics.

Mien Van

School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Queen's University Belfast, Exeter, UK.

Research Interests: automatic control, visual servoing, machine learning, robotic learning and image processing.

Jiankun Wang

Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China.

Research Interests: motion and path planning, human-robot interaction, mobile robots, robot learning, robot grasping, artificial intelligence.

Ying Wang

Department of Robotics and Mechatronics Engineering, Kennesaw State University, Marietta, GA, USA.

Research Interests: visual sevoing and advanced controls, autonomous robots, machine learning and intelligent systems, computer vision.

Wai Lok Woo

Computer and Information Sciences, Newcastle University, Newcastle, UK.

Research Interests: artificial intelligence, machine learning, data mining, latent component analysis, multidimensional signal and image processing.


Rail track condition monitoring: a review on deep learning approaches

Deep transfer learning benchmark for plastic waste classification

Xin Xu

College of Mechatronics and Automation, National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, Hunan, China.

Research Interests: reinforcement learning and approximate dynamic pprogramming, learning control, robotics and intelligent vehicles, machine learning and data mining.

Special Issue:

Learning-based Multi-agent Systems

Huaicheng Yan

School of Information Science and Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: artificial intelligence, robotics, unmanned aerial vehicle, intelligent autonomous driving, multi-agent systems, networked control systems, fuzzy systems.


GMAW welding procedure expert system based on machine learning

Special Issue:

Robot System Intelligentization and Application: Learning, Control and Decision

Wen Yu

Departamento de Control Automático, National Polytechnic Institute, Mexico, Mexico.

Research Interests: robotics, neural networks, fuzzy systems, adaptive control, data mining.


Autonomous navigation in unknown environment using sliding mode SLAM and genetic algorithm

Chris Zhang

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

Research Interests: learning, emotional Intelligence, resilient robotics, soft robotics, decision making.

Yudong Zhang

School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK.

Research Interests: artificial intelligence, deep learning, medical image analysis.

Shunyi Zhao

School of Internet of Things Engineering, Jiangnan Univeristy, Wuxi, Jiangsu, China.

Research Interests: statistical signal processing, filtering and control, customized intelligent robostics.

Anmin Zhu

College of Computer Science and Software Engineering, Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, China.

Research Interests: robotics, fuzzy systems, neural networks, self-organizing arrangement, machine intelligence, multi-agent systems.

Daqi Zhu

School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: autonomous underwater vehicle, path planning, tracking control, sensing and multi-sensor fusion, fault diagnosis.


Development and experimental verification of search and rescue ROV

Youth Editorial Board Members

Laith Abualigah

Software Engineering Department, Amman Arab University, Amman, Jordan.

Research Interests: bio-inspired computing, artificial intelligence, metaheuristic modeling and optimization algorithms, evolutionary computations, information retrieval, feature selection, combinatorial problems, optimization, natural language processing.

Sawal Hamid Md Ali

Department of Electrical, Electronic and Systems Engineering, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi, Malaysia.

Research Interests: internet of things, aritificial interlligence, circuit and system, embedded system, system on chip.

Hiba Basim Alwan

Department of Computer Science, University of Technology-Iraq, Baghdad, Iraq.

Research Interests: ant colony optimization, genetic algorithm, machine learning, support vector machine, classification, big data.

Yiyang Chen

School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Soochow University ,Suzhou, Jiangsu, China.

Research Interests: control engineering, robotics, optimization, artificial intelligence and image processing.


An overview of intelligent image segmentation using active contour models

Special Issue:

Intelligence, Optimization, and Safety for Complex Systems

Jiyu Cheng

DepartmentofControlScienceandEngineering,Shandong University, Jinan, China.

Research Interests: multi-robot system, active perception.

Jianye Hao

College of Intelligence and Computing, Tianjin University, Tianjin, China.

Research Interests: multiagent systems (multiagent learning, game theory, automated negotiation), artificial intelligence (deep reinforcement learning, machine learning).


Special Issue:

Learning-based Multi-agent Systems

Mingzhe Hou

Center for Control Theory and Guidance Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, Heilongjiang, China.

Research Interests: nonlinear control, aircraft/spacecraft control.

Dong Liu

School of Mechanical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, Liaoning, China.

Research Interests: robotic cognitive control, robot learning, bionic navigation.

Weihong Ma

Information Technology in Animal Husbandry Department, China National Engineering Research Center for Information Technology in Agriculture, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: intelligent system, 3D point cloud processing, computer vision, livestock phenotypic traits acquisition system, image processing.

Special Issue:

Intelligent Systems and Robots in Agriculture

Anh-Tu Nguyen

INSA Hauts-de-France, Université Polytechnique Hauts-de-France, Valenciennes, France.

Research Interests: robust control and estimation, fuzzy control, Takagi-Sugeno systems, human-machine shared control, mechatronics applications, vehicle dynamics control and estimation, intelligent vehicles, robotics control.

Changzhong Pan

School of Information and Electrical Engineering, Hunan University of Science and Technology, Xiangtan, Hunan, China.

Research Interests: robotics, intelligent control, control systems, mechatronics, flexible robot, cooperative robot, autonomous surface/underwater vehicle, underactuated system, disturbance rejection, nonlinear control theory and application, robust control, learning control, observer.

Farhad Pourpanah

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON, Canada.

Research Interests: pattern recognition, evolutionary algorithms, condition monitoring.

Sangram Redkar

Polytechnic School, Arizona State University, Mesa, AZ, USA.

Research Interests: nonlinear dynamics and controls, machine design, inertial navigation gps and design, dynamics and control of micro-electro mechanical systems.

Fanrong Shi

School of Information Engineering, Southwest University of Science and Technology, Mianyang, Sichuan, China.

Research Interests: intelligent communications, time synchronization and location in wireless sensor networks applications, Internet of Things, industrial wireless network, wireless synchronous measurement and acquisition, intelligent instrument.

Bing Sun

Logistics Engineering College, Shanghai Maritime University, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: underwater robot path planning, trajectory tracking control, multi-AUV collaboration, deep learning underwater target detection and identification.


Development and experimental verification of search and rescue ROV

Di Wang

School of Information Science and Engineering, Chongqing Jiaotong University, Chongqing, China.

Research Interests: artificial intelligence, multi-sensor information fusion, data mining, health monitoring.


Intelligent feature extraction, data fusion and detection of concrete bridge cracks: current development and challenges

Donglin Wang

Machine Intelligence Lab (MiLAB), School of Engineering, Westlake University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China.

Research Interests: deep reinforcement learning, meta-learning, highly flexible, fast adaptable and learning ability.


Deep reinforcement learning for real-world quadrupedal locomotion: a comprehensive review

Zhongkui Wang

Department of Robotics, Ritsumeikan University, Noji-Higashi, Kusatsu, Japan.

Research Interests: soft robotics, robotics for food engineering, robotis hands, grasping and manipulation, tactile sensing and perception.

Guanglei Wu

Schoolof Mechanical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, Liaoning, China.

Research Interests: mechanisms, robotics, parallel robotics, industrial robotics, high speed pick and place manipulators, lightweight robotic arm.


On the elastodynamics of a five-axis lightweight anthropomorphic robotic arm

An open-closed-loop iterative learning control for trajectory tracking of a high-speed 4-dof parallel robot

Jingzhou Xin

State Key Laboratory of Mountain Bridge and Tunnel Engineering, Chongqing Jiaotong University, Chongqing, China.

Research Interests: bridge health monitoring, artificial intelligence, machine learning, signal processing, damage identification, deep learning, intelligent system.

Special Issue:

Intelligent Maintenance for Transportation Infrastructure

Shuiqing Xu

College of Electrical Engineering and Automation, Hefei University of Technology, Hefei, China.

Research Interests: control systems, fault diagnosis, artificial intelligence, power electronics.


Reinforcement learning with parameterized action space and sparse reward for UAV navigation

Yu Xue

School of Computer and Software, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.

Research Interests: deep learning, evolutionary computation, machine learning, computer vision.


Facial expression recognition using adapted residual based deep neural network

Special Issue:

Evolutionary Computation for Deep Learning and Machine Learning

Peng Yao

College of Engineering, Ocean University of China, Qingdao, Shandong, China.

Research Interests: unmanned aerial vehicle, unmanned surface vehicle, autonomous underwater vehicle, motion/path/trajectory planning, multi-robots cooperation and formation, deep reinforcement learning, swarm intelligence.

Guoxian Yu

School of Software, Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong, China.

Research Interests: artificial intelligence, machine learning, data mining, bioinformatics.


A review of causality-based fairness machine learning

Zhiwei Yu

College of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.

Research Interests: bionic robotics, intelligent robotics, bionic structure, robotis grasping, space robot, underwater robot.


Designs, motion mechanism, motion coordination, and communication of bionic robot fishes: a survey

Harry Zhang

Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA.

Research Interests: robotics, machine learning.

Zhiyao Zhao

School of Artificial Intelligence, Beijing Technology and Business University, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: prognostics and health management, stochastic hybrid systems, multirotor unmanned aerial vehicles.


A review of intelligent methods of health assessment technology

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