Special issue on Advancement in Engineering Technology


Engineering Systems is a science that has played a major role the lives we live in the 21st century. In today’s technology driven world, engineering is the cornerstone and driver of innovation of the devices we utilize daily to improve our quality of life. The latter driver, namely the new ideas, is actually elements of research in engineering. This special section deals with the general topic of long term innovative topics for research in Chemical Engineering, Civil engineering, Electrical engineering, Mechanical engineering, Software engineering, Systems engineering and Interdisciplinary engineering.

The peer-reviewed articles will showcase potentially high impact research topics or directions. The objective of this issue  is to identify topics that are likely to result in a noteworthy impact on engineering industry in the next 25 to 50 years.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

A. Chemical Engineering

  • Biomolecular engineering (A1)
    • Genetic engineering (A1.1)
    • Biochemical engineering  (A1.2)
    • Genetic engineering  (A1.3)
  • Materials engineering (A2)
    • Metallurgical engineering (A2.1)
    • Ceramic engineering (A2.2)
    • Polymer engineering (A2.3)
    • Crystal engineering (A2.4)
    • Biomaterials engineering (A2.5)
  • Molecular engineering (A3)
  • Process engineering (A4)
    • Petroleum refinery engineering (A4.1)
    • Plastics engineering (A4.2)
    • Paper engineering (A4.3)
    • Textile engineering (A4.4)
  • Corrosion engineering (A5)

B. Civil engineering

  • Environmental engineering (B1)
    • Ecological engineering (B1.1)
    • Fire protection engineering (B1.2)
    • Sanitary engineering (B1.3)
    • Wastewater engineering (B1.4)
    • Municipal or urban engineering (B1.5)
  • Geotechnical engineering (B2)
    • Mining engineering (B2.1)
    • Foundation engineering (B2.2)
  • Structural engineering (B3)
    • Earthquake engineering (B3.1)
    • Wind engineering (B3.2)
    • Architectural engineering (B3.3)
    • Ocean engineering (B3.4)
  • Mining engineering (B4)
  • Transport engineering (B5)
    • Traffic engineering (B5.1)
    • Highway engineering (B5.2)
    • Railway systems engineering (B5.3)
  • Water resources engineering (B5.4)
    • Hydraulic engineering (B5.5)
    • River engineering (B5.6)
    • Coastal engineering (B5.7)
    • Groundwater engineering (B5.8)

C. Electrical engineering

  • Electronic engineering (C1)
    • Control engineering (C1.1)
    • Telecommunications engineering (C1.2)
  • Optical engineering (C2)
  • Power engineering (C3)

D. Mechanical engineering

  • Acoustical engineering (D1)
  • Manufacturing engineering (D2)
  • Thermal engineering (D3)
  • Sports engineering (D4)
  • Vehicle engineering (D5)
    • Automotive engineering (D5.1)
    • Naval architecture (D5.2)
    • Aerospace engineering (D5.3)
    • Marine engineering (D5.4)
  • Power plant engineering (D6)
    • Energy Engineering (D6.1)

E. Computer engineering

  • Software engineering (E1)
  • Hardware engineering (E2)
  • Computer-aided engineering (E3)
  • Cryptographic engineering (E4)
    • Information engineering (E4.1)
  • Computer Science (E5)
  • Network engineering (E6)
  • Teletraffic engineering (E7)
  • Web engineering (E8)

F. Interdisciplinary

  • Systems engineering (F1)
  • Aerospace engineering (F2)
  • Agricultural engineering (F3)
    • Aquaculture engineering (F3.1)
    • Biomechanical engineering (F3.2)
    • Bioprocess engineering (F3.3)
    • Biotechnical engineering (F3.4)
    • Ecological engineering (F3.5)
    • Food engineering (F3.6)
    • Forest engineering (F3.7)
    • Health and Safety engineering (F3.8)
    • Natural Resources engineering (F3.9)
    • Machinery Systems engineering (F3.10)
    • Information & Electrical Systems Engineering (F3.11)
  • Applied engineering (F4)
    • Automation/control systems/mechatronics/robotics (F4.1)
    • Computer-aided drawing and design (CADD) (F4.2)
    • Construction (F4.3)
    • Electronics (F4.4)
    • General (F4.5)
    • Graphics (F4.6)
    • Nanotechnology (F4.7)
  • Biomedical engineering (F5)
    • Bioinstrumentation (F5.1)
    • Bioinformatics (F5.2)
    • Biomechanics (F5.3)
    • Biomaterial (F5.4)
    • Biomedical optics (F5.5)
    • Biosignal (F5.6)
    • Biotechnology (F5.7)
    • Clinical engineering (F5.8)
    • Medical imaging (F5.9)
    • Microtechnology and Nanotechnology (F5.10)
    • Neural engineering (F5.11)
    • Pharmaceutical engineering (F5.12)
    • Rehabilitation engineering (F5.13)
    • Systems physiology (F5.14)
  • Biological engineering (F6)
    • Bioacoustics (F6.1)
    • Biochemical engineering (F6.2)
    • Biosystems engineering (F6.3)
    • Biotechnical engineering (F6.4)
    • Biomolecular engineering (F6.5)
    • Bioresource engineering (F6.6)
    • Bioprocess engineering (F6.7)
    • Cellular engineering (F6.8)
    • Genetic engineering (F6.9)
    • Food and Biological Process Engineering (F6.10)
    • Health and Safety engineering (F6.11)
    • Microbiological engineering (F6.12)
    • Molecular engineering (F6.13)
    • Protein engineering (F6.14)
    • Safety engineering (F6.15)
    • Systems Biology (F6.16)
    • Synthetic Biology (F6.17)
    • Tissue engineering (F6.18)
  • Building services engineering (F7)
    • Architectural engineering (F7.1)
    • Mechanical engineering (F7.2)
  • Energy engineering (F8)
    • Solar engineering (F8.1)
    • Wind engineering (F8.2)
  • Railway engineering (F9)
  • Industrial engineering (F10)
    • Manufacturing engineering (F10.1)
    • Component engineering (F10.2)
    • Systems engineering (F10.3)
    • Construction engineering (F10.4)
    • Safety engineering (F10.5)
    • Reliability engineering (F10.6)
  • Mechatronics engineering (F11)
    • Robotics (F11.1)
    • Instrumentation engineering (F11.2)
    • Optomechatronics engineering (F11.3)
    • Biomechatronics engineering (F11.4)
    • Avionics (F11.5)
  • Management engineering (F12)
  • Military engineering (F13)
    • Combat Engineering (F13.1)
  • Nanoengineering (F14)
  • Nuclear engineering (F15)
    • Medical Physics (F15.1)
    • Nuclear fuel (F15.2)
    • Radiation Protection (F15.3)
  • Petroleum engineering (F16)
    • Reservoir engineering (F16.1)
    • Drilling engineering (F16.2)
    • Production engineering (F16.3)
  • Textile engineering (F17)
    • Apparel Engineering (F17.1)
    • Fabric Engineering (F17.2)
    • Industrial & Production Engineering (F17.3)
    • Textile Engineering Management (F17.4)
    • Textile Fashion & Design (F17.5)
    • Textile Machinery Design & Maintenance (F17.6)
    • Wet Process Engineering (F17.7)
    • Yarn Engineering (F17.8)

Submission Guidelines

  • For Initial Submission use pdf file and Don’t include author’s name and affiliation in manuscript pdf file. Keep remember! DON’T INCLUDE AUTHORS NAME IN PDF FILE OF INITIAL SUBMISSION. 
  • You can download the Online Submission Guidelines for steps wise submission process.
  • During Online submission, you have to select Special Issue Paper from Track menu and then select Special issue on Advancement in Engineering Technology 2017 in Special Issue/Selection. (Screenshot attached below)
  • In cover letter section, the author must specify the topic code from A1 to F17.8 (minimum 1 with maximum 3).

Click on “online submission” button to submit your manuscript. You have to register yourself first

Important Dates

Paper Submission Deadline: 15th November, 2017  30th November, 2017

Acceptance Notification: 4-6 week (after submission)

Publication Date: 2 weeks after acceptance

Guest Editorial Board

Guest Editor-in-Chief

  • Prof. Wang Xiu Ying, Chongqing University, China

Guest Editors

  • Prof. Saleh Nabi, Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, USA
  • Prof. María Jesús Espinosa, Universidad Tecnológica Metropolitana, Mexico
  • Prof. Ahmad Yusairi Bani Hashim, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka, Malaysia
  • Prof. Mohamed Abdelaziz Hassan Eleiwa, University of Hail, Saudi Arabia
  • Prof. Nicolae Tudoroiu, John Abbott College, Canada
  • Dr. Hongbo Du, Prairie View A&M University, USA
  • Dr. Mohammad Mohiuddin Uzzal, University of New Mexico (UNM), USA
  • Dr. Zupan Hu, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, USA
  • Prof. Jin Li, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
  • Dr. Neeti Ananthaswamy, Catholic University of America, USA
  • Dr. Sarhan M. Musa, Prairie View A&M University, USA
  • Dr. Remya Ampadi Ramachandran, UIC School of Medicine, USA
  • Dr. Arnab Hazari, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, USA
  • Dr. Shahab Tayeb, University of Nevada, USA
  • Dr. Mostafa Fadaee Fathabadi, Concordia University, Canada
  • Dr. Jules Ferdinand Pagna Disso, Nettitude Ltd, United Kingdom
  • Dr. Bhuvan Modi, Prairie View A & M University, USA
  • Dr. Saurin Patel, Clemson University, USA
  • Dr. Zamberi Bin Jamaludin, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka, Malaysia
  • Dr. Dillon Chrimes, IMIT –Vancouver Island Health Authority, Canada
  • Dr. Matin Pirouz, University of Nevada, USA
  • Dr. Danielli A. Lima, Universidade Federal de Uberlandia, Brazil
  • Dr. Sahar Mohamed Hamed, Canadian International College, Egypt
  • Dr. Raafat Elfouly, Rhode Island College, USA
  • Dr. Chenxiao Cai, Nanjing University of Science & Technology, China
  • Dr. Shaddrack Yaw Nusenu, Koforidua Technical University, Ghana
  • Dr. Hossam Mosbah, Dalhousie University, Canada
  • Dr. Issa Tamer Elfergani, Instituto de Telecomunicacoes, Portugal
  • Dr. Eman Hammad, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Dr. Nanthi Suthikarnnarunai, University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce, Thailand
  • Dr. Lihong Zheng, Charles Sturt University, Australia

Publication Fee

Publishing an article in Advances in Science, Technology and Engineering Systems Journal requires Article Processing Charges that will be billed by submitting author following the acceptance of an article for publication. For special issue, there is a special discount on publication charge with a fixed fee of 120 USD for all countries. Additional 35 USD will applicable if the hard-copy of article is requested (posted to author designated address).

Contact Information

Prof. Wang Xiu Ying

Chongqing University, China

Email: wangxiuying@ieee.orgwangxiuying104@gmail.com