Designs — Editors


Prof. Dr. Hamid Reza Karimi
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, via La Masa 1, 20156 Milan, Italy
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Interests: control systems; mechatronics; applied mechanics; wind energy; robotics; manufacturing automation; intelligent computation
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Prof. Dr. Ernesto Benini
Associate Editor
Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Padova, Via Venezia 1, 35131 Padova, Italy
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Interests: design optimization; fluid machinery; propulsion
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Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Choon Ki Ahn
School of Electrical Engineering, Korea University, 145, Anam-ro, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul, 136-701 Korea
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Interests: controller and filter design; intelligent system design; machine learning; drone design; autonomous vehicle design
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Special Issue in Designs: New Trends in Intelligent Control and Filter Design
Prof. Dr. Julian D. Booker
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Bristol, Queen's Building, University Walk, Bristol BS8 1TR, UK
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Interests: design methods, machine design, structural integrity
Prof. Dr. Ruxandra Botez
1. Department of Automated Production Engineering, ETS, 1100 Notre Dame West, Montreal, Que., Canada, H3C1K3
2. Canada Research Chair Holder Level 1 in Aircraft Modeling and Simulation New Technologies
3. Head of the Laboratory of Applied Research in Active Controls, Avionics and AeroServoElasticity LARCASE
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Interests: aircraft and helicopters modeling, simulation and control, aeroservoelasticity, parameter estimation modeling, flight tests, wind tunnel tests
Prof. Dr. Steven Chien
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
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Interests: public transportation systems, transportation systems analysis, intelligent transportation systems
Prof. Dr. Alex Doboli
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 11794-2350 New York
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Interests: electronic design automation, Cyber-Physical and embedded systems, engineering design
Prof. Dr. Said Easa
Department of Civil Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3, Canada
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Interests: highway geometric design; human factors; intersection design
Prof. Dr. Yuping He
Department of Automotive, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, 2000 Simecoe Street North, Oshawa, ON L1H 7K4, Canada
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Interests: Vehicle Chassis Design, Automated Design Synthesis, Vehicle Active Safety Systems, Vehicle System Dynamics, Modelling and Simulation, Application of Multidisciplinary Design Optimization, Mechatronic Systems, Driver-Hardware-in-the-Loop Real-Time Simulations
Prof. Dr. Sang Hun Lee
Automotive Engineering, Kookmin University, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul, 02707, Korea
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Interests: Computer-Aided Design (CAD), Human-Machine Interaction (HMI), Vehicle Design, Intelligent System Design, Intelligent Vehicle, Applications of Machine Learning and Deep Learning
Prof. Dr. Heow Pueh Lee
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore, 117576 Singapore, Singapore
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Interests: sound and vibration; mechanics in medicine; numerical methods; biofoulng; microfluidics
Prof. Dr. Liang Li
Department of Automobile Engineering, Tsinghua University, State Key Lab of Automotive Safety and Energy, 100084, Beijing, China
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Interests: hybrid electric vehicle design and control; vehicle energy management; energy regenerative
Prof. Dr. Jerzy Malachowski
Department of Mechanics and Applied Computer Science, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering (FME), Military University of Technology (MUT), 2 Gen. Sylwestra Kaliskiego Street, 00-908 Warsaw, Poland
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Interests: computational methods, structural mechanics, mechanics of materials, biomechanics, optimisation studies.
Prof. Dr. Nicola Morelli
Department of Architecture, Design and Media Technology, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark
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Interests: Service design, industrial design, strategic design, sustainability, social innovation
Prof. Dr. Rivka Oxman
Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning, Technion Israel, Haifa, Israel
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Interests: reasoning models; computational models of design; cognitive models of desin; digital design; performance-based design; parametric design; generative and algorithmic design; adaptive and evolutionary systems, morphogenesis; material based design, material systems, material ecology
Prof. Dr. Francisco Palacios-Quiñonero
Department of Mathematics, Technical College of Manresa (EPSEM),Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC),Av. Bases de Manresa 61-73, 08240 Manresa, Spain
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Interests: structural vibration control; large scale control; decentralized control; seismic protection; energy harvesting
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Special Issue in Designs: Vibrational Systems: Control, Sensing and Energy Harvesting
Prof. Dr. Joshua M. Pearce
Department of Materials Science and Engineering and Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI 49931,USA
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Interests: applied sustainability; renewable energy; solar photovoltaic materials; devices and systems; energy policy
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Special Issue in Materials: Photovoltaic Materials and Electronic Devices
Special Issue in Inventions: Innovations in 3-D Printing
Special Issue in Energies: Energy Policy 2018
Prof. Dr. Oscar Reinoso
Systems Engineering and Automation Department, Miguel Hernández University, Elche 03202, Spain
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Interests: visual SLAM, feature detection, parallel robots, virtual laboratories, visual appearance, omnidirectional vision
Prof. Dr. A. Georges L. Romme
Department of Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences, Eindhoven University of Technology, PO Box 513, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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Interests: Design science, professionalism, innovation management, technology entrepreneurship, new organizational forms, organizational change, organizational learning
Prof. Dr. Tomohiko Sakao
Department of Management and Engineering, Linköping University, SE-581 83, Linköping, Sweden
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Interests: Engineering Design, Industrial Management, Product/Service-System Design, Ecodesign, Sustainability
Prof. Dr. Sergio Saponara
Department of Information Engineering, University of Pisa, 56122 Pisa, Italy
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Interests: Power Electronics, Electronic Control Systems, Electronic Power Converters, Embedded Systems & Networking for Industrial Electronics
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Special Issue in Sensors: Sensors, Wireless Connectivity and Systems for Autonomous Vehicles and Smart Mobility
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: DC & Hybrid Micro-Grids
Prof. Dr. Sandra Sendra
Signal Theory, Telematics and Communications Department (TSTC), Universidad de Granada, C/Periodista Daniel Saucedo Aranda s/n, Granada 18071, Spain
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Interests: wireless sensor networks; electronic design; underwater communications; environmental monitoring; sensors
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Special Issue in Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks: Underwater Sensor Networks
Special Issue in Sensors: Intelligent Sensor Systems for Environmental Monitoring
Prof. Dr. Essam Shehab
Manufacturing Department, School of Aerospace, Transport and Manufacturing, Cranfield University, Cranfield, Bedford, MK43 0AL, UK
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Interests: Aerospace Design and Manufacturing, Product and Service Design, Engineering Design, System Design
Prof. Dr. Peng Shi
FIEEE, FIET, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
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Interests: systems and Control; intelligent Systems; hybrid systems
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Special Issue in Designs: Optimization, Health Monitoring and Control Methods for Modern Complex Systems
Prof. Dr. King Jet Tseng
Singapore Institute of Technology, 10 Dover Drive, Singapore 138682
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Interests: electrical power engineering; advanced electrification; energy efficiency
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Special Issue in Energies: Advanced Electrification for Transportation and Built Environment
Special Issue in Designs: Design and Implementation of Advanced Smart Grids
Special Issue in Energies: Intelligent Management and Control of Energy Storage Systems
Special Issue in Batteries: Estimation Techniques for Battery State of Charge and State of Health
Prof. Dr. Yasushi Umeda
Department of Precision Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-8656, Japan
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Interests: Product Life Cycle Design, Design of Sustainable Society Senario, Sustainable Design, Conceptual Design Support
Prof. Dr. Dario Vangi
Department of Industrial Engineering of Florence, Università degli Studi di Firenze, 50139 Florence, Italy
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Interests: road safety; road accident analysis; Human-Machine Interaction (HMI); intelligent vehicle; ultrasonic non destructive evaluation
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Special Issue in Designs: Road Vehicle Safety: Design and Assessment
Special Issue in Designs: Advances in Modeling, Control and Safety of Vehicle Systems
Prof. Dr. Ashkan Vaziri
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
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Interests: Solid Mechanics, computational methods, Engineering and Applied Sciences
Prof. Dr. Qing-Guo Wang
Institute for Intelligent Systems, University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Interests: control systems; modelling; industrial applications
Dr. Robert Ian Whitfield
Department of Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
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Interests: design co-ordination, collaborative design, integration, resource management, process modelling and optimisation, product data and product lifecycle management, engineering risk management, modular design
Prof. Dr. Huaicheng Yan
School of Information Science and Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, 200237, China
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Interests: networked control systems; multi-agent systems; smart grids; fuzzy systems; stochastic systems; time-delay systems; intelligent control; robotics; control theories and their applications
Prof. Dr. Simon X. Yang
Advanced Robotics & Intelligent Systems (ARIS) Lab, School of Engineering, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1, Canada
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Interests: electronic noses; smart sensors; sensor signal process; multi-sensor fusion; sensor networks; robotics; intelligent systems; control systems; systems modeling and analysis
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Special Issue in Sensors: Sensors for Agriculture
Special Issue in Sensors: Sensors for Transportation
Prof. Dr. Shichun Yang
School of Transportation Science and Engineering, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Beijing, China
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Interests: Electric Vehicle, Hybird Power System, Powertrain, Control strategy, Battery Management System, Automobile Emission Control
Prof. Dr. Ali Zemouche
1. University of Lorraine, CRAN UMR CNRS 7039, 54400 Cosnes et Romain, France
2. EPI Inria DISCO, Laboratoire des Signaux et Systèmes, CNRS-CentraleSupélec, 91192 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
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Interests: nonlinear observers; output feedback control; switching systems; time-delay systems; linear matrix inequality techniques
Prof. Dr. Fu Zhao
School of Mechanical Engineering, Division of Environmental and Ecological Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, 47907-2088, USA
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Interests: design for the environment, life cycle assessment, decision making, design education, renewable energy systems
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