The 2nd International Conference on

Sensing Technology

November 26-28, 2007, Palmerston North, New Zealand


Call for Papers

Information on the call for papers are available in DOC (214kb) or PDF (144kb) formats.

The Institute of Information Sciences and Technology, Massey University, is pleased to announce that the 2nd International Conference on Sensing Technology (ICST 2007) will be held from the 26th to the 28th of November 2007 in Palmerston North, New Zealand.
ICST 2007 is intended to provide a common forum for researchers, scientists, engineers and practitioners throughout the world to present their latest research findings, ideas, developments and applications in the area of sensing technology. ICST 2007 will include keynote addresses by eminent scientists as well as special, regular and poster sessions. All papers will be peer reviewed on the basis of a full length manuscript and acceptance will be based on quality, originality and relevance. The review process will be double blind and author details will not be divulged to the reviewers. Accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings. Topics will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  1. Vision Sensing
  2. Sensors Signal Processing
  3. Sensors and Actuators
  4. Sensors Phenomena and Modelling
  5. Sensors Characterization
  6. Smart Sensors and Sensor Fusion
  7. Electromagnetic Sensors
  8. Chemical and Gas Sensors
  9. Physical Sensors
  10. Electronic Nose Technology
  11. Biological Sensors
  12. Electro-optic Sensors and Systems
  13. Mechanical sensors (inertial, pressure, and tactile)
  14. Acoustic, Noise and Vibration Sensors
  15. Wireless Sensors
  1. Nano Sensors
  2. Optical Sensors (radiation sensors, optoelectronic/photonic sensors, and fibres)
  3. Lab-on chip
  4. Sensor Arrays
  5. Intelligent sensing
  6. Telemetering
  7. Online monitoring
  8. Applications of Sensors (automotive, medical, environmental monitoring, consumer,  alarm and security, military, nautical, aeronautical and space sensor systems, robotics, and automation)
  9. Solid State Sensors
  10. Internet-based and other Remote Data Acquisition

Paper Submission

Authors are invited to submit the full manuscript (4 to 6 pages including references) of their technical paper, for oral or poster presentation, in MS Word or PDF format using web (http://www-ist.massey.ac.nz/conferences/icst2007/paper_submission.asp) which will be available soon.

The MS Word template and latex template are available now. Final manuscripts are limited to six (6) A4 size pages. The front page must contain the title of the paper, full name(s) and address(es) of the author(s) and the appropriate academic field(s).  The complete mailing address(es), telephone number(s), FAX number(s) and email address(es) must be provided on a separate sheet.

In submitting a paper, the author(s) agree that, upon acceptance, they will prepare the final manuscript in time for inclusion in the published proceedings and will present the paper at the conference. The final manuscript will not be published without advance registration.

Manuscript Submission

  29 June 2007

Deadline Extended to
14 July 2007

Acceptance Notification
   10 August 2007
Camera Ready Submission
   21 September 2007
Advance Registration
   28 September 2007

Special Sessions

ICST 2007 solicits special session proposals.  The special sessions are intended to stimulate in-depth discussions in special areas relevant to the conference theme.  The session organizers will coordinate the review process for their session papers.  The conference proceedings will include all papers from the special sessions. Authors contributing to special sessions are required to register for the conference. Please contact the general chair if you would like to organize a special session.

For further details, please contact:
Subhas Mukhopadhyay  S.C.Mukhopadhyay@massey.ac.nz