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11th International Electronic Conference on Sensors and Applications

Part of the International Electronic Conference on Sensors and Applications series
26–28 Nov 2024
Event's Timezone: Central European Time
Abstract Submission Deadline
22nd July 2024
Abstract Acceptance Notification
31st July 2024
Full File Submission Deadline
13th September 2024

Registration Deadline
20th November 2024

Biosensors, Physical Sensors, Applications, Sensor Network and IoT, Chemosensors, Sensor Data Analytics
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ECSA-11 will be FREE for Participation!

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Welcome from the Chairs

Welcome from the Conference Chairs of the 11th International Electronic Conference on Sensors and Applications

We are pleased to announce the 11th International Electronic Conference on Sensors and Applications. After the success of the nine editions from 2014 to 2023, this year edition will focus on the following thematic areas where sensors are changing science:

S1. Chemo- and Biosensors
S2. Physical Sensors
S3. Sensor Networks, IoT, Smart Cities, and Heath Monitoring
S4. Sensors and Artificial Intelligence
S5. Smart Agriculture Sensors
S6. Electronic Sensors, Devices, and Systems
S7. Wearable Sensors and Healthcare Applications
S8. Robotics, Sensors, and Industry 4.0
S9. Student Session

Posters can be presented without an accompanying proceedings paper and will be available online on this website during and after the e-conference.

Participants will have the opportunity to examine, explore and critically engage with issues and advances in these areas. We hope to facilitate discussions and exchange within the community. Best contributions in each session will be collected and brought to a live event broadcast on Webinars through zoom. A student competition will also be held online for selected students' contributions (students as correspondences) exhibited in the Student Session. For more details of the competition please click Event Awards.

This event will solely be an online proceeding that allows participation from all over the world with no concerns about travel and related expenditures. This type of conference is particularly appropriate and useful because research concerned with sensors is progressing rapidly. An electronic conference provides a platform for rapid and direct exchanges about the latest research findings and novel ideas. Participation, as well as the "attendance" of this online conference, is free of charge.

The 11th International Electronic Conference on Sensors and Applications is sponsored by MDPI and the scientific journal Sensors (ISSN 1424-8220, IF 3.4). The conference proceedings papers and presentations will be available online for discussion during 26-28 November 2024 and will be published in the journal Engineering Proceedings.

Extended and expanded versions of conference proceedings papers can be submitted to a Special Issue in the journal Sensors after the conference, with a 20% discount on the Article Processing Charges.

Sensors is an Open Access publication journal of MDPI in the field of the science and technology of sensors and biosensors.

We hope the community will share this enthusiasm and help making this 11th edition a success—for many to come in the future.

The Chairs of the 11th International Electronic Conference on Sensors and Applications.

Event Chairs

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Stefano Mariani received an M.S. degree (cum laude) in civil engineering in 1995, and a Ph.D. degree in structural engineering in 1999; both degrees are from the Polytechnic University of Milan. He is currently a professor at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of the Polytechnic University of Milan. He was a research scholar at the Danish Technical University in 1997, an adjunct professor at Penn State University in 2007, and a visiting professor at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University in 2009. He is a member of the Editorial Boards of Algorithms, International Journal on Advances in Systems and Measurements, Inventions, Machines, Micro and Nanosystems, Micromachines, and Sensors. He has been a recipient of the Associazione Carlo Maddalena Prize for graduate students (1996), and of the Fondazione Confalonieri Prize for PhD students (2000). His main research interests are: the reliability of MEMS that are subject to shocks and drops; structural health monitoring via machine and deep learning strategies; numerical simulations of ductile fracture in metals and of quasi-brittle fracture in heterogeneous and functionally graded materials; extended finite element methods; the calibration of constitutive models via extended and sigma-point Kalman filters; and multi-scale solution methods for dynamic delamination in layered composites.

Department of Computer Science, University of Bremen, Germany

Dr. Stefan Bosse studied physics at the University of Bremen. He received a PhD/doctoral degree (Dr. rer. nat.) in physics in the year 2002 at the University of Bremen, and the post-doctoral degree (Habilitation) and the Venia Legendi in Computer Science in the year 2016 at the University of Bremen. Since 2016 he is teaching and researching as a Privatdozent at the University of Bremen, Department of Computer Science, University of Siegen, Department of Mechanical Enginerring, and in the years 2018 and 2019 he was an interim professor at the University of Koblenz-Landau, Faculty Computer Science, Institute of Software Technologies. He published more than 100 journal and conference papers and acts as a reviewer and a guest editor for several international journals and is a member of a broad range of international conference programme and organizing committees. His main research areas are Distributed Artificial Intelligence and Sensor Data Science, addressing modern computing environments like IoT, Edge Computing, Cloud and material-integrated intelligent systems. He is an expert in Multi-agent System technologies, Machine Learning combined with Simulation, and design of and computing on low-resource embedded systems. With his work he closes the gap between hardware, software, and applications with a strong technology and engineering focus.

Department of Electrical, Electronic and Communication Engineering & Institute for Smart Cities (ISC), Public University of Navarre, Spain,
School of Engineering and Sciences, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico

Dr. Francisco Falcone received his Telecommunication Engineering Degree (1999) and PhD in Communication Engineering (2005), both at the Public University of Navarre in Spain. From 1999 to 2000 he worked as Microwave Commissioning Engineer, Siemens-Italtel. From 2000 to 2008 he worked as Radio Network Engineer, Telefónica Móviles. In 2009 he co-founded Tafco Metawireless. From 2003 to 2009 he was also Assistant Lecturer at UPNA, becoming Associate Professor in 2009. His research area is artificial electromagnetic media, complex electromagnetic scenarios and wireless system analysis, with applications to context aware environments, Smart Cities and Smart Regions. He has over 500 contributions in journal and conference publications. He has been recipient of the CST Best Paper Award in 2003 and 2005, Best PhD in 2006 awarded by the Colegio Oficial de Ingenieros de Telecomunicación, Doctorate award 2004-2006 awarded by UPNA, Juan Lopez de Peñalver Young Researcher Award 2010 awarded by the Royal Academy of Engineering of Spain and Premio Talgo 2012 for Technological Innovation.

Laboratory of Electronics, SYstèmes de COmmunications and Microsystems, Université Gustave Eiffel, France

Dr. Jean-Marc Laheurte received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering and the Habilitation to Supervise Research from the University of Nice, France, in 1989, 1992 and 1997, respectively. From 1989 to 1990, he was a research assistant at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland. In 1992, he was a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA. From 1993 to 2002, he was an Associate Professor at the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, France. Since 2002, he has been a Professor at the University Gustave Eiffel, France. In 2012, he spent a year as a senior RF engineer at Tagsys, La Ciotat, France. For the past 8 years, he has been the director of the 75-member Electronics, SYstèmes de COmmunications and Microsystems Laboratory (ESYCOM Laboratory). He is the author or co-author of two books, two book chapters, more than 80 technical papers in international journals and 90 conference papers. He holds two patents on RFID technologies. His current research interests include antennas in matter, RFID technologies, RFID localization, body array antennas (BANs) and channel modeling.

Event Committee

Department of Experimental Medicine , University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli", Italy

Maria Lepore graduated (cum laude) in Physics at the University of Bari and received her PhD degree discussing a thesis on high-energy laser applications in nonlinear optics. She is currently an Associate Professor at the Department of Experimental Medicine of the University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli". Her research activity concerns multiphoton interaction processes; optical properties of biological samples and biomaterials; design and development of optical biosensors for clinical, environmental and agri-food applications; laser safety in research laboratories and clinical settings; optical spectroscopies and biophotonics. In the course of her activity she collaborated with several national and international research groups. She is a member of Italian Physics Society.

Department of Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engineering, University of Pavia, Italy

Sabina Merlo was born in Pavia, Italy, in 1962 and received the degree in electronic engineering from the University of Pavia, Pavia, in 1987. She received a Rotary Foundation Graduate Scholarship for study at the University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA, and received the M.S.E. degree in bioengineering in 1989 from the same university. She received the Ph.D. degree in electronic engineering from the University of Pavia in 1991. She became an Assistant Professor in 1993, Associate Professor in 2001 and Full Professor in 2018 in the Department of Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engineering of the University of Pavia. Her main research interests include optical measurements on micromachined and microfluidic devices, optical interferometry, chaos in lasers, fiber-optic passive components and sensors, and optical biosensors. She holds four patents and is the coauthor of more than 150 publications in journals, books and conference proceedings. She is an Associate Editor of MDPI Sensors and Micromachines and of the IEEE/ASME JOURNAL OF MICROELECTROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS. Dr. Merlo is a Member of AEIT, GMEE, and Senior Member of the IEEE I&M Society and Photonics Society. Sciprofile:

Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, UK

Peter Charlton is a British Heart Foundation Research Fellow in the Department of Public Health and Primary Care, at the University of Cambridge, and the Research Centre for Biomedical Engineering, at City, University of London. He specialises in the development of biomedical signal processing techniques for use in wearables to aid clinical decision making. He gained the degree of M.Eng. in Engineering Science in 2010 from the University of Oxford. From 2010 to 2020, Peter conducted his research at King’s College London (KCL), developing techniques to continuously monitor respiratory and cardiovascular health using wearable sensors. His Ph.D. focused on using signal processing and machine learning techniques to identify acute deteriorations in hospital patients. In 2020, Peter was awarded a five-year fellowship to develop techniques to use clinical and consumer devices to enhance screening for atrial fibrillation. He works in collaboration with clinicians and industrial partners to translate his work into clinical practice. He was awarded the Martin Black Prize for the best paper in Physiological Measurement in 2016, and the Best Early Career Researcher Award at the 2018 BioMedEng Conference (London, UK). He is a member of the Editorial Board for Physiological Measurement, and a member of the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine.

Department of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Denmark

Dr. Weizhi Meng is an Associate Professor in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Denmark. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the City University of Hong Kong (CityU), Hong Kong SAR, China. Prior to joining DTU, he worked as research scientist in Institute for Infocomm Research, A*STAR, Singapore. His primary research interests are cyber security, blockchain and artificial intelligence in security. He is currently directing the SPTAGE Lab at DTU.

Control, Data and Artificial Intelligence (CoDAlab), Department of Mathematics, Escola d’Enginyeria de Barcelona Est (EEBE), Campus Diagonal-Besòs (CDB), Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Spain

Francesc Pozo received the degree in mathematics from the University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, in 2000, and the Ph.D. degree in applied mathematics from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, in 2005. Since 2000, he has been with the Department of Mathematics and the Barcelona East School of Engineering (EEBE), Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, where he is currently an Associate Professor with the Control, Data and Artificial Intelligence Research Group (CoDAlab). He is also a Teaching Collaborator at the Open University of Catalonia, Barcelona. His research interests include wind turbine control, semiactive vibration mitigation in civil engineering structures (buildings and bridges), automotive and aeronautic systems, and offshore support structures, structural health monitoring (SHM) and condition monitoring (CM) for wind turbines and, in general, the application of applied mathematics in engineering problems. Dr. Pozo serves as a Secretary of the Spanish Joint Chapter of the IEEE Control Systems Society (CSS) and the IEEEE Industrial Application Society (IAS). He is also a member of the European Association for the Control of Structures (EACS) and an Editorial Board Member for International journals, such as Structural Control and Health Monitoring or Mathematical Problems in Engineering. Dr Pozo is the author of more than 65 research papers, 23 nook chapters, and the 122 conference papers.

Department of Imaging Methods Institute of Measurement Science, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic

Jiří PŘIBIL was born in 1962 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. He received his MSc degree in computer engineering in 1991 and his PhD degree in applied electronics in 1998 from the Czech Technical University in Prague. At present, he is an independent researcher at the Department of Imaging Methods, Institute of Measurement Science, Slovak Academy of Sciences in Bratislava. At present, he is oriented to analysis of effect of the noise and mechanical vibrations in scanning area of the MRI scanner on the examined person, methods for detection and evaluation of stress effects on the human cardio-vascular system based on photo-plethysmographic and speech signals.

Department of Engineering, University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Aversa, Italy

Bio Nunzio Cennamo was born in Italy in 1975. He received the master's degree in electronic engineering in 2002 and the PhD degree in electronic engineering in 2005, both from the Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy. He is a full Professor in Electronics at the University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli (Naples), Italy. His research interests include the design and fabrication of optical fiber sensors, chemical sensors, biosensors and optoelectronic devices. He is the author of more than 190 international journal and conference papers and more than 11 patents. He is cofounder of the Spin Off "MORESENSE srl" in Milan (Fondazione Filarete, Milan -Italy). He is an Associate Editor of “Photonics Research” (OSA), of “Applied Sciences“ (MDPI), and "Sensors" (MDPI). He is an Organizer and General Chair of several Conferences, the “IEEE Sensor Applications Symposium” (SAS 2024), Naples (Italy) July 23-25, “7th International Symposium on Sensor Science” (I3S 2019) 9-11 May 2019, Naples (Italy), and of three editions of the “International Electronic Conference on Applied Sciences” (ASEC 2021, ASEC 2022, ASEC 2023, ASEC 2024). He is a Publicity Chair of two editions (the 6th and 7th) of the “IEEE International Symposium M&N (18-20 July 2022 Padua - Italy and 3-5 July 2024 Rome - Italy). He is an Invited Speaker in several Webinars, Summer Schools, and in International Conferences. He is an Organizer/Chair of several Special Session in International Conferences and a Member of several Scientific Committee. He is a Principal Investigator of several national Projects and Coordinator of the Local Unit of national and international Projects.

Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Science, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY, USA

Evgeny Katz received his Ph.D. in Chemistry from Frumkin Institute of Electrochemistry (Moscow), Russian Academy of Sciences, in 1983. He was a senior researcher in the Institute of Photosynthesis, Russian Academy of Sciences, in 1983-1991. In 1992-1993 he performed research at München Technische Universität (Germany) as a Humboldt fellow. Later, in 1993-2006, Dr. Katz was a Research Associate Professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. From 2006 he is Milton Kerker Chaired Professor at the Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Science, Clarkson University, NY (USA). He has (co)authored over 520 papers in peer-reviewed journals/books with the total citation more than 40,000 (Hirsch-index 93) and holds more than 20 international patents. He edited/wrote ten books on different topics, including bioelectronics, molecular and biomolecular computing, implantable bioelectronics and forensic science. He was an Editor-in-Chief for IEEE Sensors Journal (2009-2012). Presently he is an Associate Editor of Electrochemical Science Advances (Wiley), Applied Research (Wiley) and a member of editorial boards of many other journals. His scientific interests are in the broad areas of bioelectronics, biosensors, biofuel cells, and biomolecular information processing (biocomputing).

School of Engineering and Built Environment, Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland, Australia

Faisal Mohd-Yasin received the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering, the M.Sc. degree in telecommunications engineering, and the M.Sc. degree in computer engineering from The George Washington University, USA, in 1999, 2002,and 2005, respectively, the Ph.D. degrees in integrated circuit design from Ibaraki University, Japan, in 2009, and the Ph.D. degree in MEMS from Multimedia University, Malaysia, in 2014. He is currently a Senior Lecturer with the School of Engineering and Built Environment at Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia.

School of Science and Technology, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham NG11 8NS, UK

Omprakash Kaiwartya is currently working as a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Computer Science, Nottingham Trent University, UK. Previously, He has worked as Research Associate at Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK and as Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). His recent scientific research contributions are on the Internet of connected Vehicles (IoV), Drone enabled Networking, Electric Vehicle Charging Management (EV), Internet of Things (IoT), and Next Generation Wireless Systems. He is currently PI on two industrial projects, EV Cybernetics and iSEM, and three internal projects, including CAV, LiNET, and DroNET, and the DoS for the Ph.D. scholarship in CAV Cybernetics (more details, He has expertise in handling cyber risks on EV charging networks and industrial systems. His research is funded by Innovate UK, and UK industrial partners including AURRIGO, RAW Charging, CLEAN Car, JMVL, Purview Services, and COBAC SECURITY. He is an Associate Editor of reputed SCI Journals including IEEE IoT, IET Intelligent Transport Systems, EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communication and Networking, MDPI Sensors and Electronics, Wireless Communications, and Mobile Computing Hindawi. Ad-Hoc Sensor Wireless Networks, and Transactions on Internet and Information Systems. He is also Guest Editor of many recent special issues in reputed journals, including IEEE Internet of Things Journal, IEEE Access, Sensors, Electronics, Journal of Sensors, Wireless Communications, and Mobile Computing.

Department of Technologies of Computers and Communications, University of Extremadura, Spain

Juan A. Gomez-Pulido received the Ph.D. degree in physics, electronics specialty, from the Complutense University, Madrid, Spain, in 1993. He is currently professor of computer organization and design of processors in the Department of Technology of Computers and Communications, University of Extremadura, Spain. He has authored or co-authored 80 ISI journals, tens of book chapters, and more than two hundred peer-reviewed conference proceedings.

Engineering Technology Department, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, USA

Dr. Jiayue Shen received her Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Old Dominion University, U.S., in 2018. In the same year, she joined the engineering technology department at SUNY Polytechnic Institute as an Assistant Professor. Since 2012, she teaches various courses in fundamental electronics, electrical control, mechatronics, material science, mechanical components and thermodynamics, and so on. Her main research interests are the development and characterization of physical sensors for biomedical diagnosis, soft robotics, and structural health monitoring application; Analytical and experimental study of micromechanics critical for sensor performance; the integration of wireless technology to the sensing system. She published a couple of journal papers and conference proceedings and served as reviewers for several journals and international conferences. Also, she has been serving as a conference committee member of the 2019 2nd International Conference on Smart Sensing and Intelligent System.

Inorganic Chemistry Department, Universitat de València, Doctor Moliner, Spain


Member of Human-Environment Research Group & Director of Research and Innovation at La Salle URL

Dr. Rosa Ma Alsina-Pagès is an Ass. Professor in the Research Group of Media Technologies since September 2015, where she coordinates the Signal Processing Research Line. She is now the Director of Research of La Salle Campus Barcelona. She received her MSc degree in Electronics and in Telecommunications in 2002 and 2004, respectively, from La Salle, Universitat Ramon Llull, in Barcelona; later she received her Humanities Degree in 2011 from Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. In 2003 she received a Project Management MSc Degree from La Salle - URL. She received her PhD in Telecommunications Engineering in July 2012 with a PhD thesis about signal processing in HF long haul link, in La Salle - URL (with honors). Her research interests nowadays are in digital signal processing, especially in acoustic and adaptive signal processing. Since 2016, she leaded La Salle team in DYNAMAP, a LIFE+ project which goal is the dynamic noise mapping in urban environments. She is nowadays leading a several research projects in the field of home noise mapping and in the acoustic detection of vocalization of animals in farm environments, as well as noise perception in urban environments.

Department of Materials Science / CENIMAT/i3N, Faculty of Science and Technology, NOVA University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

Hugo Águas (male), is Associate Professor at the Materials Science Department of FCT-NOVA and photovoltaics research group leader at CEMOP-UNINOVA. He received his PhD in 2005 in Optoelectronics Engineering. His current research interests are in the fields of thin films deposition and silicon materials for photovoltaic devices and optical sensors; nanomaterials processing; biosensors; microfluidics and SERS. He has coordinated 6 national projects and was responsible in several national and international projects, including the H2020 Project APOLO (H2020-LCE-2017-RES-RIA) aimed at developing photonic-enhanced flexible Perovskite solar cells for BIPV ( Was the main organiser of symposium K - Photonic materials and techniques for SERS and solar cell light trapping at E-MRS Fall Meeting 2016 and is gest Editor for several journals, such as PSSa (Wiley), Materials Letters (Elsevier) and Materials, Sensors and Micromachines (MDPI) He holds a patent for Solar Tiles comprising the development of silicon thin film technology for direct application in ceramic tiles building elements, which was given the Innovation Award in Energy Live Expo in 2014. He has a publication record of more than 188 publications recorded by WoK. The number of citation times registered in the WoK is above 3800 and has an H-index of 37.

DMEM, The University of Strathclyde, Glasgow G1 1XJ, UK

Research Keywords
Professor Jörn Mehnen is working at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK, in the field of Advanced Digital Manufacturing. His special interest lies in developing new knowledge and applying smart technologies for advancing academic knowledge for ind

Department of Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, RMIT University, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia

Yongmin Zhong received PhD in Aerospace Manufacturing Engineering. He is an Associate Professor in the School of Engineering, RMIT University, Australia, where he is the program director for the Master of Engineering (Mechanical) program. His research interest includes computational modelling, robotic-assisted minimally invasive surgery, medical robotics, robotics and automation, vehicle navigation, optimal estimation and control, virtual reality and haptics.

Institute of Applied Sciences and Intelligent Systems “ScienceApp", Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, c/o Dhitech Campus Universitario Ecotekne, Italy

Research Keywords
computer vision; pattern recognition; video surveillance; object tracking; deep learning; audience measurements; visual interaction; human–robot interaction

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Director of the Intelligent Materials Laboratory, School of Engineering, The Catholic University of America, USA

Dr. Jandro L. Abot is an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and the Director of the Intelligent Materials Laboratory at the School of Engineering of The Catholic University of America (Catholic University). He was previously an Assistant Professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics at the University of Cincinnati. Prior, he was a Post-Doctoral Fellow at Northwestern University, where he received the Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics. He had previously earned a six-year degree in Structural Engineering from the Universidad de la República in Montevideo, Uruguay. Dr. Abot’s expertise is on experimental mechanics, the science and technology of composite materials and carbon nanotube fibers and the structural health monitoring of structures. He leads a multidisciplinary research group at Catholic University that is currently dedicated to the advancement of carbon nanotube fibers and their development into sensors. He is the author or co-author of more than one hundred and thirty technical papers and has been serving as editor or guest editor of Sensors and the Journal of Carbon Research. He is the recipient of several research awards from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the Department of State, and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research, and a collaborator with colleagues all around the world. He has served as the main advisor of more forty doctoral and masters’ students, taught more than twenty different engineering courses, and advised more than two hundred mechanical or aerospace engineering undergraduate students. He is an active member of the American Society for Composites, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and the American Society for Engineering Education. Dr. Abot also serves in several academic areas including mentoring, recruitment, inclusion and international programs.

Department of Electrical, Electronic and Communication Engineering, Public University of Navarre, Pamplona, Spain

Prof. Diaz is Lecturer at the Public University of Navarre and member of the ISC, Institute of Smart Cities

Department of Chemical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu 30013, Taiwan

Dr. Yuan Yao was born in Hangzhou, China, in 1978. He received his bachelor's degree and master's degree in Control Science and Engineering from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, in 2001 and 2004, respectively. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), Hong Kong, in 2009. From 2009 to 2011, he worked as a Research Associate at the Center for Polymer Processing and Systems, HKUST. Since 2011, he has been a faculty member, starting as an assistant professor and eventually becoming a full professor, at the Department of Chemical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan. He currently serves as an Editorial Board Member of Sensors, as well as an Associate Editor of Quantitative InfraRed Thermography Journal and Frontiers in Chemical Engineering. He is the author of more than 100 SCI journal papers, two book chapters, and 12 patents, and the PI/co-PI of more than 60 research projects. His research interests focus on the artificial intelligence applied to chemical engineering processes, including but not limited to process data analytics, process monitoring, soft sensor techniques, and nondestructive testing data processing.


The registration for ECSA 11 will be free of charge! The registration includes attendance to all conference sessions.

If you are registering several people under the same registration, please do not use the same email address for each person, but their individual university email addresses. Thank you for your understanding.

Please note that the submission and registration are two separate parts. Only scholars who registered can receive a link to access the conference live streaming. The deadline for registration is 20th November 2024.

Instructions for Authors


Submissions should be made by authors online by registering with, and using the "New Submission" function once logged into the system.

Note: Institutional email address is requested especially for the corresponding author. Please submit the abstract with the institutional email address, the submissions with the email addresses like,,, etc. will not be reviewed.

  1. Scholars interested in participating in the conference can submit their abstract (about 200–300 words) online on this website until 22 July 2024.

  2. The Conference Committee will notify the acceptance of the abstract by 31 July 2024.

  3. In case of acceptance, authors will be asked to submit their manuscript (short proceedings paper, at least 4 pages) before 13 September 2024. Optionally, authors of accepted abstracts will be able to submit a poster, a slide presentation (in PDF) and/or a short video presentation (max. 3-5 minutes) as supporting material of the paper. Authors will receive a notification about the acceptance of their papers until 1st October 2024.

  4. The manuscripts and presentations will be available on for discussion and rating during the time of the conference, from 26–28 November 2024.

  5. All submissions will be reviewed using the powerful text comparison tool iThenticate. This procedure aims to prevent scholarly and professional plagiarism. Submissions will then be peer-reviewed by conference committees based on originality/novelty, quality of presentation, scientific soundness, interest to the readers, overall merit and English level. After the conference, all submissions will be published on, and only the proceeding paper will be published with DOI in the MDPI Engineering Proceedings journal (indexed within Scopus, ISSN 2673-4591).

    Note: Publication of proceedings paper is free of charge. Before publication, Engineering Proceedings journal will check the plagiarism issue again. Submissions with a lack of novelty will not be published in the journal.

  6. The open access journal Sensors (Impact Factor 3.4) will publish a dedicated conference Special Issue. Conference participants are encouraged to submit a full paper to the dedicated Special Issue and will receive a 20% discount on the Article Processing Charges (APC).

  7. The abstracts submitted to this conference must be original and novel, without prior publication in any journals or it will not be accepted.

    Note: The submission to the Sensors journal is independent of the conference proceedings and will follow the usual process of the journal, including peer-review, APC, etc.

Proceeding Paper
Proceedings papers need to be prepared in MS Word (the template can be downloaded HERE) and should be converted into PDF format before submission. The manuscript should be at least 4 pages (incl. figures, tables and references). Carefully read the rules outlined in the 'Instructions for Authors' on the journal website and ensure that your manuscript submission adheres to these guidelines.

Manuscripts for the proceedings issue must have the following organization:
  • Title
  • Full author names
  • Affiliations (including full postal address) and authors' e-mail addresses
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • Introduction
  • Methods
  • Results and Discussion
  • Conclusions
  • (Acknowledgements)
  • References
Presentations Slides

Authors are encouraged to prepare a presentation in PowerPoint or similar software to be displayed online along with the Manuscript. Slides, if available, will be displayed directly on the website using's proprietary slides viewer. Slides can be prepared in exactly the same way as for any traditional conference where research results can be presented. Slides should be converted to PDF format before submission so that our process can easily and automatically convert them for online display.

Video Presentations

Authors are also encouraged to submit video presentations. This is a unique way of presenting your paper and discussing it with peers from all over the world. The video should be no longer than 3-5 minutes and prepared with one of the following formats: .mp4 / .webm / .ogg (max size: 250Mb). It should be submitted with the full manuscript before: 13 September 2024.

Posters will be available on this conference website during and after the event. Like papers presented on the conference, participants will be able to ask questions and make comments about the posters. Posters can be presented without an accompanying proceedings paper.

After acceptance, please upload a copy of the proceedings/abstract as a PDF and word, in the corresponding fields, and upload the Poster PDF in the field "Presentation PDF (optional)".

1)The poster should be in PDF format
2)The minimum size for images is 148 mm × 210 mm (horizontal × vertical) at 300 dpi.
3)The content of the poster should be a comprehensive presentation of your accepted submission.
4) No copyright issues with any elements in the poster.

For detailed instructions on how to submit a poster, please contact us at

Potential Conflicts of Interest

All authors must disclose all relationships or interests that could inappropriately influence or bias their work. This should be conveyed in a separate "Conflict of Interest" statement preceding the "Acknowledgments" and "References" sections at the end of the manuscript. If there is no conflict, please state "The authors declare no conflict of interest." Financial support for the study must be fully disclosed under the "Acknowledgments" section.


MDPI, the publisher of the platform, is an open access publisher. We believe that authors should retain the copyright to their scholarly works. Hence, by submitting a communication paper to this conference, you retain the copyright of your paper, but you grant MDPI the non-exclusive right to publish this paper online on the platform. This means you can easily submit your paper to any scientific journal at a later stage and transfer the copyright to its publisher (if required by that publisher).

Event Awards

The Awards
Best Contribution Awards (500 CHF)

Number of Awards Available: 2

The Best Contribution Awards are given for the submission judged to make the most significant contribution to the conference.

Student Award (500 CHF)

Number of Awards Available: 1

The ECSA Student Award has been established to encourage high-quality work among young researchers

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Conference Secretariat

Ms. Doris Dai
Ms. Teodora Cremene