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International Forum on Systems and Mechatronics



Important Dates for Abstract Submissions                                                                         

Deadline for Abstraction Submissions: February 15, 2012
Extended to: February 28, 2012
Notification of Acceptance/Denial: March 15, 2012
Full Length Paper Due to IFSM2012: June 1, 2012

Call for Abstracts

IFSM 2012 is accepting abstracts for presentations in systems, mechatronics,
and their related applications and curriculum developments.  Suggested topic
areas are listed below, but not limited to these areas:

  • Integration of Mechatronic Sensors/Devices/Systems
  • Intelligent Robots
  • Mechatronics in Manufacturing
  • Neuroengineering Systems
  • Energy Systems
  • Mechatronics and System Design
  • Modeling and Computational Systems for Mechatronics
  • Autonomous Systems
  • Curriculum Development and Innovative Instruction

Abstract Submission Information

  • Abstracts are limited to 450 words.
  • All authors must be aware that their names and affiliations will appear on the abstract.
  • Author(s) should indicate which topic area the paper is addressing.
  • IFSM2012 will correspond with the principal correspondent only. The complete mailing address and email address of the principal correspondent is required in order to ensure timely correspondence.

Presentation and Publications

  • Each presentation must not exceed 30 minutes (including Q&A time)
  • Presentations must be given at the time scheduled by the Conference Committee
  • Each presenter must register and meet the registration requirements
  • Full length papers will be published in the ISBN registered conference proceedings. The conference proceedings will be distributed to the attendees at the conference.
  • 200-300 word biography for the presenter(s) to be included in the conference proceedings. 

IFSM2012 Contact

Gene Hou, ghou@odu.edu, Tel: 757-683-3728 (USA), Fax: 757-683-5344 (USA)


August 6-9, 2012
Virginia Beach Resort Hotel
Virginia Beach, VA, USA