Call for Papers

The workshop is seeking original research and position papers dealing with hot topics in mobile robots and sensor networks. Innovative and/or controversial ideas are specially sought. Papers presenting integration between sensor networks and robotics fields will be particularly appreciated. The workshop welcomes papers in three main tracks:

  • Wireless Sensor Networks Track
    • Communication and Network Protocols (MAC and Network Layers issues)
    • Wireless Technologies (IEEE 802.11, IEEE 802.15.4/ZigBee, 6LoWPAN, RPL, WiMax, UWB)
    • Localization and Tracking
    • Link Quality Estimation
    • Fundamental Theoretical Limits and Algorithms
    • Performance Evaluation, Simulation and Modelling Tools
    • Measurement and Experimental Tools
    • Security and Privacy
    • Programming Models and Languages
    • Operating Systems
    • Service-Oriented Architecture
    • Hardware Design and Implementation
  • Mobile Robots Track
    • Path Planning
    • Multi-Robot Task Allocation
    • Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM)
    • Coordination and Cooperation
    • Autonomous Navigation
    • Robot Localization
    • Swarm Intelligence
    • Multi-robot systems
    • Unmanned vehicle systems
    • Learning for control
    • Bio-inspired robotic
    • Probabilistic Exploration and Coverage
    • Object Detection & Collision Avoidance
    • Motion estimation
  • Cyber-Physical Applications
    • Intelligent Transportation Systems
    • Vehicular Networks
    • Health-Care Monitoring
    • Surveillance
    • Smart Home
    • Industrial Automation
    • Internet-of-Things
    • Case Studies


Program Chair

  • Anis Koubâa

(Prince Sultan University, Saudi Arabia / CISTER Research Unit, Portugal)
  • José Ramiro Martínez de Dios

(University of Seville, Spain)

    Program Committee

    • Adel Ammar

    (Al-Imam Mohamed bin Saud University, Saudi Arabia)
    • Kemal Akkaya

    (Southern Illinois University, USA)
    • Hachemi Bennaceur

    (Al-Imam Mohamed bin Saud University, Saudi Arabia)
    • Omar Cheikhrouhou

    (University of Sfax, Tunisia)
    • Gianluca Dini

    (University of Pisa, Italy)
    • Jesús Gómez de Gabriel

    (University of Málaga, Spain)
    • Adrian Jimenez-Gonzalez

    (Ixion Industry & Aerospace, Spain)
    • Andrea Gasparri

    (University of Roma Tre, Italy)
    • Ivan Maza

    (University of Seville, Spain)
    • Alaa Khamis

    (German University in Cairo, Egypt/Vestec, Inc. Waterloo, Canada)
    • Stamatis Karnouskos

    (SAP, Germany)
    • Lucia Lo Bello

    (University of Catania, Italy)
    • Nuno Pareira

    (CISTER Research Unit, Portugal)
    • Alessandro Renzaglia

    (University of Minnesota, USA)
    • Silvia Santini

    (TU Darmstadt, Germany)
    • Chia-Yen Shih

    (University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany)
    • João Sousa

    (FEUP, University of Porto, Portugal)
    • Stefano Tennina

    (CISTER Research Unit, Portugal)
    • Antidio Viguria

    (Center for Advanced Aeropsace Technologies, Spain)
    • Fumin Zhang

    (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)



      Contact Information

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