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Mathematical Theory of Networks & Systems - July 28-August 1, 2008 - The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center - Blacksburg, Virginia

General Information

Eighteenth International symposium on Mathematical Theory of Networks and Systems (MTNS2008)
In cooperation with the Society for
Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
July 28-August 1, 2008

MTNS is one of the main conferences in the general area of mathematical systems and control theory. The symposium is interdisciplinary and is aimed at mathematicians, engineers and researchers interested in any aspect of systems theory. MTNS is usually organized every two years and traditionally covers areas involving a wide range of research directions in mathematical systems, networks and control theory.

MTNS 2008 will be held on the campus of Virginia Tech, July 28-August 1, 2008. The symposium program will include plenary and semiplenary speakers, minicourses, special sessions, as well as contributed papers.

Conference Themes
Adaptive Control, Algebraic Systems Theory, Applications of Algebraic and Differential Geometry in Systems Theory, Aerospace and Avionic Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Biological Systems, Cellular Automata, Coding Theory, Communication Systems, Computational Control, Computer Networks, Control issues in Finance, Control of Distributed Parameter Systems, Delay Systems, Discrete Event Systems, Feedback Control Systems, Hybrid Systems, Information Theory, Infinite Dimensional Systems Theory, Intelligent Control, Internet Control, Linear Systems, Mathematical Theory of Networks and Circuits, Mechanical Systems, Multidimensional Systems, Multivariable and Large Scale Systems, Neural Networks, Nonlinear Filtering and Estimation, Nonlinear Systems and Control, Numerical and Symbolic Computations in Systems Theory, Operator Theoretic Methods in Systems Theory, Optimal Control, Optimization : Theory and Algorithms, Process Control, Quantum Information Theory, Quantum Control, Robotics, Robust and H-Infinity Control, Signal Processing, Stability, Stochastic Control and Estimation, Stochastic Modeling and Stochastic Systems Theory, Symbolic Dynamics, System Identification, Systems on Graphs, Transportation Systems, VLSI Design, Wavelets.

More information:
Prof. Joseph A. Ball
Department of Mathematics
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061-0123

Key Dates

Submissions open:

   Dec 15, 2007

Session proposals/ papers due:

   Extended to:
Feb 22, 2008

Acceptance notification:    March 31, 2008 (or March 15, 2008 by request)

Final submissions due:

   May 15, 2008

Early registration due:

   June 2, 2008

Conference Dates:

   July 28 - August 1, 2008



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