Special Issue "Theory, Applications, and Challenges of Cyber Physical Systems"

Submission Deadline: 31 July 2022
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Guest Editors
Dr. Raju Jagadeesh Kannan, Vellore Institute of Technology, India.
Dr. S. Asha, Vellore Institute of Technology, India.
Dr. Shekar Verma, Indian Institute of Information Technology, India.
Dr. B.Surendiran, NIT Puducherry, India.


Cyber-physical systems (CPS) is a field that encompasses various computational and engineering disciplines, such as complex networks and communications, control, information fusion, signal processing, optimization, and computer science, as well as their applications. The increasing number of complex system applications, together with more requirements and demands for system intelligence, flexibility, adaptability, robustness, and resilience, are revealing new theoretical and technological challenges for advanced cyber-physical systems.


This Special Issue will present advances in complex cyber-physical systems and provide a comprehensive overview of state-of-the-art theories, applications, and challenges for future research from both theoretical and engineering aspects. Authors are encouraged to submit papers that discuss new directions in the way of original research in the field of complex cyber-physical systems. Review articles are also encouraged.


Potential topics include but are not limited to the following:

Adaptive and robust control for complex cyber-physical systems

Computational methods for internet-of-things-based cyber-physical systems

Agent-based modeling and activity recognition in complex human-robot interaction

Analytical methods of design, modeling and evaluation of complex cyber-physical systems

Artificial Intelligence-based analysis, modeling, optimization and evaluation for complex cyber-physical systems

Smart Interactions in complex cyber-physical systems: Humans, Agents, Robots, Machines and Sensors

Complex networks of wired and wireless for human-machine systems

Applications of data science for complex cyber-physical systems

Cyber transportation and human interaction with mobile robots

Intelligent hardware devices and software algorithms in complex cyber-physical systems

Multimodal and multichannel signal processing and information fusion in complex cyber-physical systems

Cyber-physical systems in the industry, healthcare, and social areas

Cyber Physical Systems, Mobile Robots, Intelligent Devices, Healthcare Applications, IoT, Sensors, Human Computer Interaction, Artificial Intelligence