About Robotics


Robotics (ISSN 2218-6581) aims to provide an international forum with which to report the latest developments on robotic systems in theory, design, and applications with special attention to autonomous behaviors, multi-sensor fusion, learning algorithms, system modelling, control software, smart actuators, service applications, and human–machine interaction. There is no restriction on the maximum length of the papers.

Special emphasis is given to technological innovations and real-world applications.


The scope of the journal encompasses subjects within the wide domain of robotics, including but not limited to the following topics:

  • The history of robotics;
  • Intelligent robotics, mechatronics, and biomimetics;
  • Novel and biologically inspired robotics;
  • The modeling, identification, and control of robotic systems;
  • Biomedical, rehabilitation, and surgical robotics;
  • Exoskeletons, prosthetics, and artificial organs;
  • AI, neural networks, and fuzzy logic in robotics;
  • Multimodal human-machine interaction;
  • Wireless sensor networks for robot navigation;
  • Multi-sensor data fusion and SLAM;
  • Service robotics, industrial robotizations, space robotics;
  • Sensorization, robot navigation, communication robotics;
  • Swarm robotics, mobile, and flying robotic systems.

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