Track 9 - Complex Automation Systems and Systems Engineering

Track Chairs

Arndt Lueder, Otto-v.-Guericke Universität

Arndt Lueder

Otto-v.-Guericke Universität, Germany
Luca Ferrarini, Politecnico di Milano

Luca Ferrarini

Politecnico di Milano, Italy

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The focus of the Track on Complex Automation Systems and Systems Engineering is on the system level design of complex engineering systems, such as industrial Cyber Physical Systems, towards attaining functional requirements and predictable performance.

Topics under this track include (but not limited to)

  • Systems Engineering, Systems-of-Systems Engineering, Systems Architecture
  • Complex Automation Systems
  • Structural and Dynamic Complexity
  • Cyber-Physical Systems & Cyber Security
  • Distributed Adaptive and Predictive Real Time Control Systems
  • Cloud Manufacturing
  • Edge/Fog Computing in Automation
  • Humans in the Loop
  • Modelling & Simulation – Digital Twin
  • Large-Scale System Integration and Verification
  • Decision-making for Complex Systems
  • Scalability and Complexity Management
  • Modularity, Composability and Complexity in Autonomous Systems
  • Case Studies and application reports from factory and process automation, automotive applications, transportation systems, district and urban automation and systems, energy systems, eHealth automation systems

Track Committee

  • Christos Alexakos, Industrial Systems Institute, Greece
  • Julia Arlinghaus, Fraunhofer Institute IFF, Germany
  • Udayanto Dwi Atmojo, Aalto University, Finland
  • Stefan Biffl, TU Wien, Austria
  • Raffaele Carli, Politecnico di Bari, Italy
  • Stefano Carpin, University of California Merced, USA
  • Vincent Chapurlat, Ecole des Mines D’Alès, France
  • Ernesto Damiani, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
  • Mariagrazia Dotoli, Politecnico di Bari, Italy
  • Giuseppe Franze, Università della Calabria, Italy
  • Athansios Kalogeras, Industrial Systems Institute, Greece
  • Julia Kittel, HS Emden, Germany
  • Christos Koulamas, Industrial Systems Institute, Greece
  • Paulo Leitão, Polytechnic Institute of Bragança, Portugal
  • Cheng Pang, Googol Technology, China
  • Sandeep Patil, Luleå University of Technology, Sweden
  • Pierluigi Siano, University of Salerno, Italy
  • Roopak Sinha, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
  • Thomas Strasser, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, Austria
  • Sven Tomforde, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Germany
  • Massimo Villari, University of Messina, Italy
  • Birgit Vogel-Heuser, Technical University of Munich, Germany
  • Manuel Wimmer, Uni Linz, Austria
  • Chen-Wei Yang, Luleå Tekniska Universitet, Sweden
  • Shi Yu, Denmark Technical University, Denmark