[robotics-worldwide] Call for papers

Siddique, Nazmul nh.siddique at ulster.ac.uk
Fri Dec 21 00:22:14 PST 2012

Dear Moderator

Please post the CFP for a speciall issue on robotics to your robotics research worldwide mailing list. Please find attached the CFP in word version and I am also copying the CFP below for your covenience.

kind regards

Nazmul Siddique

Paladyn. Journal of Behavioral Robotics
Call for Papers for
Special Issue on Cybernetic Approaches to Robotics

ISSN: 2080-9778 (print version), ISSN: 2081-4836 (electronic version)
Owner: Versita, Distributor: Springer Verlag
Publisher: Versita, co-published with Springer Verlag
Home page:     http://www.versita.com/pjbr
Springer page: http://www.springer.com/computer/ai/journal/13230
SpringerLink:    http://www.springerlink.com/content/2080-9778

Paladyn. Journal of Behavioral Robotics invites manuscripts for the Special Issue on Cybernetic Approaches to Robotics. This topical issue is dedicated to the cybernetic and intelligent approaches to robotics and related applications and is aimed at presenting an overview of the present trends in this field.

The special issue will solicit research articles from all accepted papers of the 11th international conference organized by the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland Chapter of the IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetics Society with the theme of Cybernetic Intelligent Systems to be held at Limerick, 23-24 of August, 2012. The technical committee will select papers which fall within the scope of the issue. The special issue also invites manuscripts from other interested researchers as well.  The scope of the topical issue includes but is not limited to:

- cognitive robotics
- developmental robotics
- affective robotics
- evolutionary robotics
- computational intelligence
- visual cognition, computer vision
- decision-making in autonomous robots

- neurally inspired robotics
- neural networks, neural computation
- humanoids
- human-robot interaction, symbiotic robots
- machine learning, adaptation and imitation
- emergent behaviors of mobile robots
- multi-robot systems, swarm robotics, robot self-organization

Manuscript Submission
The authors are kindly invited to register at our paper processing system at: www.editorialmanager.com/paladyn<http://www.editorialmanager.com/paladyn> and submit their contribution using a special track established for this topical issue.  All papers will go through the Paladyn's high standards, quick, fair and comprehensive peer-review procedure. The Coordinating Editor with the help of the Guest Editors will be responsible for the final paper selection.
Instructions for authors are available online at: www.versita.com/pjbr/authors/instructions/<http://www.versita.com/pjbr/authors/instructions/>.
In case on any questions please contact Coordinating Editor or Managing Editor.

Important Dates
Declaration of interest due:              January 15, 2013 (preliminary title and author list)
Full paper submission due:                February 15, 2013
Notification of acceptance:                March 30, 2013
Revised version due:                          April 30, 2013
Publication:                                           June 2013

Coordinating Editor
NH Siddique, University of Ulster, UK nh.siddique at ulster.ac.uk<mailto:nh.siddique at ulster.ac.uk>

Guest Editors
Richard Mitchell, University of reading, UK
Michael O’Grady, University College Dublin, Ireland

Managing Editor
Natalia Efremova
Versita, Poland
nefremova at versita.com<mailto:nefremova at versita.com>


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