[robotics-worldwide] Deadline for Submissions to FSR 2009 is Feb 27, 2009

Alonzo Kelly alonzo at cmu.edu
Mon Dec 15 13:45:32 PST 2008


A reminder that the deadline for submissions to Field and Service 
Robotics 2009 is Feb 27.

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CALL FOR PAPERS

The 7th International Conference on Field and Service Robotics (FSR’09)
July 14-16 2009
Cambridge Massachusetts, USA.
http://www.rec.ri.cmu.edu/fsr09

IMPORTANT DATES

27 February 2009 Receipt of full length papers
18 May 2009 Acceptance and Invitation
15 June 2009 Submission of Camera Ready Manuscripts
14-16 July2009 Conference

DESCRIPTION

The 7th International Conference on Field and Service Robotics (FSR'09) 
will be held in Cambridge Massachusetts, USA on July 14-16 2009.

The conference will provide a forum for researchers, professionals and 
manufacturers to exchange up-to-date technical knowledge and experience. 
In addition to the technical sessions, there will be plenary and invited 
sessions. We invite papers describing original work in a number of 
technical areas, including:

• Mining, Agriculture and Forestry Robotics
• Construction Robots
• Search and Rescue Robotics
• Cleaning, Floor and Lawn Care Robotics
• Security Robotics
• Medical and Health Care Robotics
• Entertainment Robotics
• Autonomous Vehicles for Land, Air and Sea
• Planetary Surface Exploration Robots
• Intelligent Automobiles

We also invite papers on technologies related to the above applications.

SELECTED PAPERS FOR JOURNAL PUBLICATION

Selected papers will be considered for publications on the following 
journals:
- Special issue of the International Journal of Robotics Research
- Special issue of the Journal of Field Robotics
In addition, a book version of the Conference Proceedings will be 
published by Springer-Verlag in their STAR series.

CONFERENCE LOCATION

The conference will be held on the MIT campus in Cambridge. In addition 
to reserved blocks in nearby hotels, we will offer campus accommodation as a lower cost alternative. See the conference web site for details.

SUBMISSION PROCEDURE

Prospective authors should consult the conference web site 
<http://www.rec.ri.cmu.edu/fsr09> for details of paper format and 
submission procedure.

PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Hajime Asama: U Tokyo, Japan 
Tim Barfoot: U Toronto, Canada 
Martin Buehler: IRobot, USA 
Wolfram Burgard: U Freiburg, Germany 
Raja Chatila: LAAS/CNRS, France 
Henrik Christensen: Georgia Tech, USA 
Peter Corke: CSIRO, Australia 
Toshio Fukuda: Nagoya University, Japan 
Aarne Halm: Helsinki U of Tech, Finland 
John Hollerbach: U of Utah, USA 
Andrew Howard: JPL / Cal Tech, USA 
Satoshi Kagami: AIST, Japan 
Oussama Khatib: Stanford U, USA 
Simon Lacroix: LAAS, France 
Christian Laugier: INRIA, France 
John Leonard: MIT, USA 
Agostino Martinelli: INRIA, France 
David P Miller: U Oklahoma, USA 
Eduardo Nebot: U Sydney, Australia 
Paul Newman: U Oxford, England 
Liam Pedersen: NASA Ames, USA 
Erwin Prassler: U App Sci Bonn, Germany 
Jonathan Roberts: CSIRO, Australia 
Daniela Rus: MIT, USA 
Miguel Angel Salichs: Univ. Carlos III, Spain 
Roland Siegwart: ETH Zurich, Switzerland 
Sanjiv Singh: Carnegie Mellon U, USA 
Gaurav Sukhatme: U Southern California, USA 
Salah Sukkarieh: U Sydney, Australia 
Satoshi Tadokoro: Tohoku U, Japan 
Chuck Thorpe: CMU, Qatar 
Sebastian Thrun: Stanford, USA 
Takashi Tsubouchi: U of Tsukuba, Japan 
Arto Visala: Helsinki U of Tech, Finland 
David Wettergreen: CMU, USA 
Kazuya Yoshida: Tohoku U, Japan 
Shin Ichi Yuta: U of Tsukuba, Japan 
Alex Zelinsky: CSIRO Australia 
Uwe Zimmer: ANU, Australia

ORGANIZERS AND CONTACT INFO

Alonzo Kelly - CMU, USA (alonzo at cmu.edu)
Karl Iagnemma - MIT, USA (kdi at MIT.EDU)

Contact: fsr09 at lists.rec.ri.cmu.edu





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