This session is for designers, researchers, and practitioners to share their findings, research results, and experiences that are related to the application of concurrent engineering in the design domain. The main topics of interest include, but are not limited to theories and applications of current engineering, methodologies, practical applications, computer-aided concurrent engineering, product planning and scheduling, collaborative decision making, design automation, and the implementation of concurrent engineering in the design industry.
Applications of Concurrent Engineering in Design.
Advanced Optical Systems Design
The aim of this section is to bring together the recent advances in optics design. For this special issue, we invite authors to submit original researches and review articles regarding the imaging and non-imaging systems. We are particularly interested in papers describing high image quality with tiny size, three-dimension imaging, and lighting profile transformation.
Potential topics include, but are not limited to:
- Advanced lens design
- Wavefront coding imaging
- Light field lens design
- Holographic imaging
- Three-dimension imaging
- Medical applications
- Vision imaging systems
- Laser projector
- Optimization of lens design
- Laser beam shaping
- Second lens design for illumination
- Backlight module design
Applications and Innovations of Intelligent Systems in Engineering.
Fuzzy control systems and its applications.
Intelligent computing and control theory.
Systemic application of artificial intelligence.
Simulation and application of electron devices.
Simulation and design of integrated circuits.
Communication system and the related application for the IoT.
Big data and data mining analysis.
Materials engineering and its applications.
Solid thin films by electrochemical methods.
Information technology educations.
Others related to applications and innovations of intelligent systems.
Novel Technology for Electronic Materials, Devices, and Systems
New electronic applications such as artificial intelligent (AI), internet-of-thing (IoT), deep learning, wearable electronics, and smart grids etc., draw a lot of attention because of their impressive functions and highly potential to affect our future life. On the demand of these new electronic applications, it is necessary to develop new technologies for electronic materials, devices, and systems. This session provides a forum to share, discuss, and exchange new ideas about these topics. The topics of papers related to the following fields are highly welcomed, but not limited to.
--Materials & Devices for new applications
--Integrated circuit design & architecture for new applications
--Smart power system
--Other new technologies