TCFA 2014-2015

Structure of the Technical Committee on Factory Automation

Committee Officers:

Chair: Lucia Lo Bello, University of Catania, Italy
Vice-Chair: Alexander Fay,Helmut-Schmidt University Hamburg, Germany
Secretary: Juergen Jasperneite, OWL University, Lemgo, Germany

Subcommittees & Chairs

FA1: Industrial Communication Systems
Johan Åkerberg, ABB Corporate Research, Sweden
Juergen Jasperneite, OWL University, Lemgo, Germany
Elisabeth Uhlemann, Malardalen University, Sweden

FA2: Real-Time Systems in Industrial and Factory Automation
Thomas Nolte, Malardalen University, Sweden
Jian-Jia Chen, Technische Universität Dortmund, Germany

FA3: Networked Embedded Systems
Marco Di Natale, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna,Pisa, Italy
Roberto Passerone, University of Trento, Italy

FA4: Wireless Sensor Networks and Cyber-Physical Systems in Industrial and Factory Automation
Frank Golatowski, University of Rostock, Germany
Matthias Kovatsch, ETH Zurich, Switzerland.

FA5: Internet and Information Technologies in Factory Automation
Thilo Sauter, Danube University, Austria
Michael Weyrich, Univ. of Stuttgart, Germany

FA6: Industrial Automated Systems and Control
Carla Seatzu, University of Cagliari, Italy

FA7: Security in Industrial Communication and Embedded Systems
Adriano Valenzano, National Research Council of Italy, Turin, Italy

FA8: In-Vehicle Embedded Systems
Nicolas Navet, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg

FA9: Computational Intelligence and Modern Heuristics in Industrial and Factory Automation
Riccardo Caponetto, University of Catania,Italy
Milos Manic, University of Idaho, USA

FA10: Fault Tolerant and Dependable Systems
Julian Proenza, University of Balearic Islands (UIB), Spain
Sasikumar Punnekkat, Malardalen University, Sweden

FA11: Intelligent and Cooperative Robotics
Antoni Grau-Saldes, Technical University of Catalonia, Spain
Marina Indri, Politecnico di Torino, Italy.

FA12: Event-Based Control and Signal Processing in Factory Automation.
Marek Miskowic, AGH Univ. Sc. & Techn., Poland

FA13: Computer vision and Human-Machine Interaction in Industrial and Factory Automation
Marco Porta, University of Pavia, Italy

FA14: Green Communication for Automation
Stefano Vitturi, National Research Council of Italy CNR-IEIIT), University of Padova, Italy