This international level conference its aim to be more specific in the development and cutting-edge papers related to Circuits and Systems. The main goal of the WORCAS 2018 is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various Circuits and Systems related fields from all over the world to come together and learn from each other. An additional goal of the conference is to provide a place for academicians and professionals with cross-disciplinary interests related to Circuits and Systems to meet and interact with members inside and outside their own disciplines.

WORCAS 2018 aims to be a premier venue for researchers and industry practitioners to share their new ideas, original research results and practical development experiences from in Circuits and Systems.

Conference Tracks:

Track 1: Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution:

  • Generation Systems
  • Modelling and Simulation
  • Load Modelling
  • Forecasting and Management
  • Power Quality and Grounding
  • Maintenance and Operation
  • Distribution System Planning and Reliability
  • Flexible AC Transmission Systems

Track 2: Renewable Energy Sources, Smart-grids Technologies & Applications

  • Smart grid for distributed energy resources
  • Smart grid in interdependent energy infrastructures
  • Smart grid for intelligent monitoring and outage management
  • Smart grid aplications and technologies
  • Smart grid for plug-in vehicles and low-carbon transportation alternatives
  • Smart grid for cyber and physical security systems
  • Energy Management and Environmental issues
  • Hybrid Power Systems
  • Distributed and Co-Generation Systems
  • Wind Energy Systems
  • Solar Energy Systems,
  • Hydro Power Plants
  • Hydrogen Systems and Fuel Cell
  • Power Market and Power System Economics

Track 3: High Voltage Engineering and Insulation Technology

  • Micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS)
  • Power integrated circuits (PIC)
  • Power engineering related technologies
  • Power System & Energy Engineering
  • Power System Protection, Operation and Control
  • Transmission & Distribution System and Apparatus
  • Power System Stability
  • Power System Modeling, Simulation and Analysis
  • Electromagnetic Transients Programs (EMTP)

Track 4: Controls

  • Control Theory and Applications
  • Adaptive and Learning Control System
  • Fuzzy and Neural Control
  • Mechatronics
  • Manufacturing Control Systems and Applications
  • Process Control Systems
  • Robotics and Automation

Track 5: • Power Engineering and Power Systems

  • Electromagnetic Compatibility
  • Energy Conversion
  • High Voltage Engineering and Insulation
  • Power Delivery
  • Power Electronics
  • Illumination Electrical Power Systems

Track 6: Power Electronics, Systems and Applications

  • Soft switching converters
  • Hard-switching and soft-switching static converters
  • Multilevel converters
  • Matrix converters
  • Emerging topologies
  • Power Converters Modelling
  • Simulation and Control
  • Power Factor Correctors (PFC)
  • EMI and over-voltage protection
  • Active Filters and Harmonics
  • Power Supplies
  • Power Electronics Components and Packaging
  • Inverter and Converter Technology
  • Electric Drivers and Application
  • Electronic Materials
  • Education and Training for Electrical Engineers
  • Nanometer-scale materials engineering
  • Optoelectronic photonic devices
  • Power semiconductors, passive components and packaging technologies • Switch-mode power supplies and UPS
  • Applications of power electronics
  • FACTS Power quality issues, harmonic problems and solutions
  • Power electronics in traction and automotive
  • Bearingless drive technologies
  • Applications of power electronics in home appliance, industry and aerospace
  • Modeling and simulation in power electronics
  • Power electronics education/professional development
  • Telecommunications power supplies
  • Electronics, Information & Control Systems

Track 7: Electrical Machines and Adjustable Speed Drives

  • AC and DC Machines and Drives,
  • Reluctance machines and drives
  • Permanent magnet machines and drives
  • Linear machines and drives
  • Sensorless control
  • Piezo and electrostatic actuators,
  • Modelling and simulation
  • Maintenance and Fault Diagnosis
  • Electrical Vehicles
  • EMC related phenomena
  • Electrical Machines
  • Control Theory and Applications
  • Visual Control
  • Machine Learning
  • Intelligent Systems and Approach
  • Motor drives and motion control
  • Analysis and design of electrical machines

Track 8: Circuits and Systems

  • Analog Circuits
  • Digital Circuits
  • Mixed Signal Circuits
  • Nonlinear Circuits and Systems
  • Sensing and Sensor Networks
  • Filters and Data Conversion Circuits
  • RF and Wireless Circuits
  • Photonic and Optoelectronic Circuits
  • Low Power Design and VLSI Physical Design
  • Biomedical Circuits
  • Assembly and Packaging
  • Test and Reliability
  • Advanced Technologies (i.e. MEMS and Nano-electronic Devices)

Track 9: Computers and Information Technology

  • Computer Architecture
  • Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
  • Knowledge and Data Engineering
  • Learning Technologies
  • Multimedia Services and Technologies
  • Mobile Computing
  • Parallel/Distributed Computing and Grid Computing
  • Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence
  • Software Engineering
  • Visualization and Computer Graphics

Track 10: Communication Systems & Signal Processing

  • Communication Theory and Information Theory
  • Antenna and Propagation
  • Microwave Theory and Techniques
  • Modulation, Coding, and Channel Analysis
  • Networks Design, Network Protocols and Network Management
  • Optical Communications
  • Wireless/Mobile Communications & Technologies
  • Signal Processing Theory
  • Digital Signal Processing Algorithms
  • Digital Filter Design & Implementation
  • Array Processing
  • Adaptive Signal Processing
  • Audio, Speech and Language Processing
  • Image Processing
  • Video Processing
  • Medical Signal Processing & Medical Imaging