Aims & Scope


Intelligent Control and Automation (ICA) is an international journal dedicated to the latest advancements in intelligent control and automation. The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share and discuss various new issues and developments in different areas of intelligent control and automation.

All manuscripts must be prepared in English and are subject to a rigorous and fair peer-review process. Generally, accepted papers will appear online within 3 weeks followed by printed hard copy. The journal publishes original papers including but not limited to the following fields:


  • · Adaptive Controls
  • · Advanced Control Algorithms and Applications
  • · Artificial Intelligence and Knowledge Engineering
  • · Automation System
  • · Autonomous Systems
  • · Complex Systems and Intelligent Robots
  • · Complex Systems, Logistics, and Supply Chain
  • · Computational Intelligence and Applications
  • · Control Theory and Control Engineering
  • · Cooperative Controls (Agent Based Systems)
  • · Distributed Parameter Systems
  • · Dynamic Data Driven Application Systems in Intelligent Control
  • · Ecosystems and Control
  • · Electronic Commerce and Office Automation
  • · Hybrid Systems
  • · Industrial Automation and Online Monitoring
  • · Integrated and Complex Automation Systems
  • · Intelligent Automation and Manufacturing
  • · Intelligent Control Theory and Applications
  • · Intelligent Management and Decision Making
  • · Mechanical Engineering and Automation
  • · Modeling, Identification, and Fault Diagnosis
  • · Navigation Control Theory and Applications
  • · Network Intelligence and Network Control
  • · Optimization
  • · Power Systems and Automation
  • · Robotics, Service and Medical Robotics
  • · Soft Computing
  • · Systems and Control Theory and Applications
  • · Systems Engineering and Engineering Optimization
  • · Water and Natural Resource Management

  • We are also interested in:

    1) Short Reports—2-5 page papers where an author can present either preliminary data or an idea with theoretical background but has not yet completed the research needed for a complete paper;

    2) Book Reviews—Comments and critiques.