IWAMA 2019 : 9th International Workshop of Advanced Manufacturing and Automation

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Conference Information

Submission Deadline Tuesday 30 Jul 2019 Proceedings indexed by :
Conference Dates Nov 21, 2019 - Nov 22, 2019
Conference Address Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Conference Call for Papers

IWAMA 2019

9th International Workshop of Advanced Manufacturing and Automation

21 – 22 November 2019

Plymouth University, Plymouth, UK

First Announcement and Call for Papers

IWAMA – International Workshop of Advanced Manufacturing and Automation – is an important international workshop for academic and industrial experts in the fields of advanced manufacturing and automation and will be organized as an annual event worldwide. Manufacturing and automation have assumed paramount importance and are vital factors for the maintenance and improvement of the economy of a nation and the quality of life. The field of manufacturing and automation is advancing at a rapid pace and new technologies are also emerging in the field. The challenges faced by today’s engineers are forcing them to keep on top of the emerging trends through continuous research and development.

IWAMA aims at providing a common platform for academics, researchers, practicing professionals and experts from industries to interact and discuss trends and advances in some areas of manufacturing and automation while sharing ideas and perspectives.

Workshop Topics

These are the main topics of IWAMA2018, but the topics are not limited to these. Authors should select 2-3 topics when they submit their papers.

1. Robotics and Automation

2. chemical process equipment

3. Parallel mechanism and manipulator

4. Computational Intelligence

5. Design and Optimization

6. Product Life-cycle Management

7. Integration of CAD/CAPP/CAM/CIMS

8. Advanced Manufacturing Systems

9. Manufacturing Operations Management

10. Knowledge-based Manufacturing

11. Manufacturing Quality Control and Management

12. Sustainable Production

13. Diagnosis and Prognosis of Machines 14. Industry 4.0

15. Lean and Agile Manufacturing

16. Virtual and Grid Manufacturing

17. Resource and Asset Management

18. Logistics and Supply Chain Management

19. Fashion Logistics and Marketing

20. RFID Applications

21. Predictive Maintenance

22. Reliability and Maintainability in Manufacturing

23. Project Management

24. Renewable Energy Development

25. Knowledge management and Decision making

26. Intelligent Inspection

Submission of papers

Authors are invited to submit their papers presenting the results of original research or innovative practical applications relevant to the workshop. The papers should be min. 6 and max. 8 pages. Pages over 8 will be charged additionally. The paper should be written in English according to the paper template, which can be downloaded from IWAMA website (http://www.iwama.com). The paper should be sent to yi.wang@plymouth.ac.uk or kesheng.wang@ntnu.no.

The presentation at the workshop should not exceed 15 minutes. Full papers can be submitted to Kesheng Wang (kesheng.wang@ntnu.no) or IWAMA website. We also make a poster session and industry session.

Each paper will be peer-reviewed by two experts and all accepted papers will be published as a proceedings in Lecture Notes of Electrical Engineeringon (LNEE) by Springer, which will be indexed by EI compendex. Selected papers will be considered for publication in an expanded form in relevant international journals, such as Advances in Manufacturing, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, Application of Expert systems or others indexed by EI or SCI.

Registration and fees Regular and audience registration fees include:

• Regular registration:£300

• Audience registration: £100

• Additional paper: £150

• Additional sheet: £40

• Poster paper: £120 • Admission to all sessions

• Workshop kit

• Refreshment in coffee breaks

• Lunches and conference dinners

*Regular and poster papers are included in the Proceedings.

Visa – If requested, our workshop secretariat will provide an invitation letter to the participant to present together with the visa request to make the visa procedure simpler and faster.

Venue – The workshop will take place in Plymouth University, Plymouth, UK. Accommodation & travel information

Attendees will be suggested to book the hotel proposed later on.

Visitors arrive at London Heathrow Airport, and then may take a train or bus to the hotel in Plymouth City.

Daily temperature in September in Plymouth is about 10 °C.

Important Dates

First announcement 15.11 2018

Paper submission deadline 30.07 2019

Acceptance notification 01.08 2019

Final camera ready paper submission 15.08 2019

Honorary Chairs: General Chairs:

Minglun Fang, Kesheng Wang and Jan Ola Stradnagen Yi Wang, Kristian Martinsen and Tao Yu

Program Committee

Jan Ola Strandhagen, Norway

Kesheng Wang, Norway

Odd Myklebust, Norway

Per Schjølberg, Norway

Knut Sørby, Norway

Erlend Alfnes, Norway

Heidi Dreyer, Norway

Torgeir Welo, Norway

Kristian Martinsen, Norway

Hirpa L. Gelgele, Norway

Wei D. Solvang, Norway

Yi Wang, UK

Chris Parker, UK

Jorge M. Fajardo, Spain

Maria J. Calle, Spain

Torsten Kjellberg, Sweden

Fumihiko Kimura, Japan

Gustav J. Olling, USA

Michael Wozny, USA

Byoung K. Choi, Korea

Wladimir Bodrow, Germany

Guy Doumeingts, France

Van Houten, Netherlands

Peter Bernus, Australia

Janis Grundspenkis, Latvia

George L. Kovacs, Hungary

Rinaldo Rinaldi, Italy

Gaetano Aiello, Italy

Romeo Bandinelli, Italy

Yafei He, China

Jawei Bai, China

Jinhui Yang, China

Dawei Tu, China

Minglun Fang, China

Binheng Lu, China

Xiaoqien Tang, China

Ming Chen, China

Xinguo Ming, China

Keith C. Chan, China

Meiping Wu, China

Lanzhoung, Guo, China Xiaojing Wang, China

Jin Yuan, China

Yongyi He, China

Chaodong Li, China

Cuilian Zhao, China

Chuanhong Zhou, China

Jianqing Cao, China

Yayu Huang, China

Shirong Ge, China

Guijuan Lin, China

Shanming Luo, China

Dong Yang, China

Zumin Wang, China

Guohong Dai, China

Sarbjit Singh, India

Vishal S. Sharma, India

Hongjun Ni, China

Ziqian Zhou, China

Jianqien Chao, China

Zhengyu Hong, China

Organizing Committee

Yi Wang(Chair), Jonathan Moizer, Stephen Childe, Ziqiang Zhou, Jin Yuan, Zhenyu Hong, Oleksandr Semeniuta and Ivanna Baturynska

Workshop Secretariat

Oleksandr Semeniuta oleksandr.semeniuta@ntnu.no

Ziqiang Zhou


Jin Yuan


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