RQD 2018
Conference Chairs
  Hoang Pham
     Rutgers University, USA
  Shigeru Yamada
     Tottori University, Japan
Program Chairs
  Yi-Kuei Lin
     National Taiwan Univ. of
     Science & Technology, Taiwan
  Feng-Bin Sun
     Tesla Motors, USA
Arrangements Chair
  Zhenmin Chen
     Florida International Univ., USA
Program Committee Members
  Mahmoud Boushaba  (Algeria)
  Antonio C. Caputo  (Italy)
  Philippe Castagliola  (France)
  Antonella Certa  (Italy)
  In Hong Chang  (Korea)
  Ping-Chen Chang  (Taiwan)
  Chung-Ho Chen  (Taiwan)
  Shin-Guang Chen  (Taiwan)
  Zhenmin Chen  (USA)
  Kuan-Jung Chung  (Taiwan)
  Balbir S. Dhillon  (Canada)
  Elsayed A. Elsayed  (USA)
  Maxim Finkelstein  (South Africa)
  Lance Fiondella  (USA)
  Kehan Gao  (USA)
  D. Gary Harlow  (USA)
  Cheng-Fu Huang  (Taiwan)
  Shinji Inoue  (Japan) 
  Mingxiao Jiang  (USA)
  Rui Kang  (China)
  Taghi M. Khoshgoftaar  (USA)
  Mitsuhiro Kimura  (Japan)
  Uday Kumar  (Sweden)
  Yi-Kuei Lin  (Taiwan)
  Anatoly Lisnianski  (Israel)
  N. V. R. Naidu  (India)
  Dong Ho Park  (Korea)
  Minjae Park  (Korea)
  Alexander Parkhomovsky  (USA)
  Alessandro Persona  (Italy)
  Hoang Pham  (USA)
  Gordon J. Savage  (Canada)
  Shey-Huei Sheu  (Taiwan)
  Feng-Bin Sun  (USA)
  Kazuyuki Suzuki  (Japan)
  Yoshinobu Tamura  (Japan)
  Loon-Ching Tang  (Singapore)
  Zhigang Tian  (Canada)
  Fugee Tsung  (Hong Kong)
  Fl. Popentiu Vladicescu (Romania)
  Nikola Vujanovic  (Serbia)
  Eric T. T. Wong  (Hong Kong)
  Liyang Xie  (China)
  Shigeru Yamada  (Japan)
  Ruey Huei Yeh  (Taiwan)
  Panlop Zeephongsekul  (Australia)
  Jianguo Zhang  (China)
  Yao Zhang (USA)
  Songlin Zheng  (China)
  Ming J. Zuo  (Canada)

Calls for Papers / Journals of Interest

International Journal of Reliability, Quality and Safety Engineering (IJRQSE)

Annals of Operations Research


Printable RQD 2017
Call for Papers

               Call for Papers

Important Dates  

Submission Deadline
  February 15, 2018

Notification of Acceptance/Rejection
  March 31, 2018

Registration opens
  April 1, 2018

Author Registration
  May 15, 2018

Camera-ready papers
  May 15, 2018


  Citation Index  

RQD 2018 Conference Proceedings will be indexed in the
Elsevier Scopus and Compendex


     
Organizers and Sponsors
 

 The conference is organized and sponsored by

       International Society of Science and Applied Technologies (ISSAT)

   In cooperation with

      The Korean Reliability Society (KORAS)
      Reliability Engineering Association of Japan (REAJ)

About the Conference
 

The ISSAT International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design (ISSAT RQD) is a well recognized international conference that provides a forum for presentation of new findings, research development and applications in reliability and qualify in design and related fields. The conference also provides great networking opportunities for the participants.

Paper Submissions
 

Authors are invited to submit full manuscripts by February 15, 2018 to Conference Secretary at rqd@issatconferences.org. For more details, please see the Guidelines for papers.

Papers must be original and have not been published or submitted for publication elsewhere. All submitted papers will be reviewed for merit and contents. 

Author of an accepted paper will need to register and pay full conference registration fee for the paper to be published in the conference proceedings.

Topics of Interest
 
  • Big Data
  • Cloud Computing
  • Concurrent Engineering and Design
  • Data Collection and Analysis
  • Data Computing
  • Data Mining and Analytics
  • Design Issues in Manufacturing
  • Engineering Design Optimization
  • Experimental Design for Quality Control
  • Fault Tolerance
  • Human Factors and Reliability
  • Life Testing
  • Maintainability and Availability
  • Methodologies for Quality Control
  • Modeling Analysis and Simulation
  • Network Reliability
  • Optimization
  • Parallel and Distributed Computing
  • Performance Analysis
  • Process Control and Management
  • Quality Assurance and Cost Issues
  • Quality Engineering
  • Quality Planning and Measurements
  • Reliability
  • Reliability Modeling and Testing
  • Risk Assessment Modeling
  • Robust Design
  • Security Analytics
  • Safety-Critical and High Assurance Systems
  • Service Sciences
  • Software and Algorithms
  • Software Reliability and Testing
  • Statistical Approaches in Reliability
  • Survival Data Analysis
  • Total Quality Management Techniques
Citation Index
 

ISSAT RQD Conference Proceedings from year 2005 and onward are and will be covered in Elsevier Scopus and Compendex index products.

ISSAT RQD Conference Proceedings from year 2002 and onward are and will be covered in the Thomson Reuters Web of Science Conference Proceedings Citation Index (CPCI)

ISSAT RQD Proceedings are sent for indexing in Google Scholar.

Best Paper Awards / Journal Publications
 

Two outstanding papers presented at the conference will be chosen for the ISSAT Best Paper and Best Student Paper Awards. Student must be first author and presenter at the conference to quality.

Outstanding papers will be considered for publication in special issues of the following journals:

  • International Journal of Reliability, Quality and Safety Engineering
  • Statistical Reliability Modeling and Optimization Special Volume of the Annals of Operations Research