The Ninth International Conference on Sensor Device Technologies and Applications


September 16, 2018 to September 20, 2018 - Venice, Italy



Jun 03, 2018


Jul 03, 2018


Jul 16, 2018

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Jul 22, 2018

Deadlines differ for special tracks. Please consult the conference home page for special tracks Call for Papers (if any).


Published by IARIA Press (operated by Xpert Publishing Services)

Archived in the Open Access IARIA ThinkMind Digital Library

Prints available at Curran Associates, Inc.

Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit extended versions to a IARIA Journal

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SENSORDEVICES 2018 - The Ninth International Conference on Sensor Device Technologies and Applications

September 16, 2018 - September 20, 2018


ISSN: 2308-3514
ISBN: 978-1-61208-660-6

SENSORDEVICES 2018 is colocated with the following events as part of NetWare 2018 Congress:

  • SENSORCOMM 2018, The Twelfth International Conference on Sensor Technologies and Applications
  • SENSORDEVICES 2018, The Ninth International Conference on Sensor Device Technologies and Applications
  • SECURWARE 2018, The Twelfth International Conference on Emerging Security Information, Systems and Technologies
  • AFIN 2018, The Tenth International Conference on Advances in Future Internet
  • CENICS 2018, The Eleventh International Conference on Advances in Circuits, Electronics and Micro-electronics
  • ICQNM 2018, The Twelfth International Conference on Quantum, Nano/Bio, and Micro Technologies
  • FASSI 2018, The Fourth International Conference on Fundamentals and Advances in Software Systems Integration
  • GREEN 2018, The Third International Conference on Green Communications, Computing and Technologies

Special tracks:

BNM-HWB: Biosensors for Noninvasive Monitoring of Heath and Well-Being
Chair and Coordinator: Diego Ettore Liberati, PhD, Research Director, National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Italy

AALMAS: Ambient Assisted Living Systems and Medical Applications using Sensors
Chair and Coordinator: Dr. Ivan Miguel Serrano Pires, University of Beira Interior - Covilhã, Portugal

AGAD: Advances in Giant Magneto-Impedance Materials and Devices
Chair and Coordinator: Prof. Arcady Zhukov, Doctor of Sciences, Department Materials Physics, Faculty of Chemistry, University Basque Country (UPV/EHU), San Sebastian, Spain and IKERBASQUE, Basque Foundation for Science, Bilbao, Spain

PHOSE: Photonic Sensing
Chair and Coordinator: Vittorio M.N. Passaro, PhD, Associate Professor, Politecnico di Bari, Italy

MMSDSA: Multiferroic and Magnetoelectric Sensors: Devices, Systems and Applications
Chair and Coordinator: Lei Mei, Scientist, PhD, Agilent California Research Center, Santa Clara, USA

MEDCARE: Emergent Technologies and Applications for Medical and Healthcare Devices
Chair and Coordinator: Vítor Carvalho, PhD, IPCA-EST-2Ai & Algoritmi Research Centre, Portugal
Filomena  Soares, PhD, Algoritmi Research Centre, Portugal
José Machado, PhD, Metrics Research Centre, Portugal
Demétrio Matos, PhD, IPCA-ESD-iD+, Portugal

Selected authors of presented articles will be invited to submit extended versions to the following journals:

SENSORDEVICES 2018 conference tracks:

Trends on sensing devices and applications

Touch sensing devices; Low-cost devices; Ultra-low power devices; Nanosensors; Super-sensors; IoT (internet of Things) devices; Clothes-based sensors; Wearable multi-channel acoustic headsets; Aerial and underwater drones; Telepresence robots; Adaptive sensing filters; Lenticular arrays for augmented reality; Integrated micro-sensor nodes; Built-in current sensors for soft errors; Smart cities using virtual sensors; Real-time super-resolution in infrared cameras; Body feature trackers; Crowd sensing devices and applications; Deep structured models; Semantic segmentation; Opportunistic data collection; Mobile sensing applications; Image reconstruction apps; Parsing ground and aerial Images; Slow and steady feature analysis; Active multi-view recognition; Decoding physical sensation

Sensor devices

Movement sensors (acceleration, rotation, speed, inclination, torque, vibrations, resonance); Atmosphere sensors (gas, oxygen, temperature, moisture, vacuum, pressure, wind); Position sensors (displacement, position, proximity, level, gap); Liquid sensors (flow, moisture, humidity, pH, pressure); Sound sensors (acoustic, ultrasonic, resonance); Technology-oriented sensors (nanosensors, optical, chemical, magnetic, biosensors)

Ultrasonic and Piezosensors

Design; Technologies; Signal conditioning; Applications


Photonics-based sensors; Optoelectronics; Photonics-based metrology and instrumentation; Photonic integrated circuits; Opto-electro-mechanical sensors and systems


Infrared sensing; Passive infrared sensors; Infrared proximity sensors; Infrared temperature sensors; Infrared motion sensors; Infrared sonics; Pyroelectric infrared

Gas Sensors

Non-Dispersive Infrared Gas Sensors; Electrochemical Gas Sensors; Optical Gas Sensors; Gas Sensors Applications: Health & Safety; Environmental Monitoring; Water &  Waste Treatment ; Aerospace & Automobile Industries; Materials for Gas Sensors; Physical, Chemical and Biological Methods in Gas Sensing; Micro and Nano Technology in Gas Sensing.


Geosensor networks; Monitoring geographic space change, Tracking moving objects; Spatiotemporal sensors; Motion imagery records and analysis; Geovisualization; Application of geosensor networks

Sensor device technologies

Energy harvesting for autonomous sensors; Smart sensors; Embedded sensors; Nanomaterials for sensors; Nanowire sensors; Nanoparticule-based technologies; Ultrasonic technologies; Film-bases sensors; Resonant systems; Optical interferometry; Micro-and nanofabrication; Coating materials

Sensors signal conditioning and interfacing circuits

Direct sensor-to-microcontroller interfacing; ASICs and ICs for sensors; Signal conditioning; Signal processing; Sensors buses and interfaces; Multi-sensor signal conditioning and sensor arrays; Smart sensor interfaces; Digital and analog sensor interfaces; Universal sensors and transducers interface

Medical devices and sensors applications

Design and technologies for medical devices and sensors; Specialized sensors: EEG, ECG, accelerometers, pressure sensors, temperature sensors; Body sensors; Wireless body area networks

Sensors domain-oriented devices, technologies, and applications

Environmental sensors; Bridges and civil construction sensors; Security sensors; Surveillance sensors; Space sensors; Image sensors

Sensor-based localization and tracking technologies

Distributed and cooperative methods for ad hoc sensor networks; Measurement techniques (RSS, TOA, TDOA, etc.); Indoor/outdoor localization and tracking; Localization and tracking using satellites (GPS, Galileo); Radars; Remote sensing

Sensors and Transducers for Non-Destructive Testing

Ultrasonic Transducers for NDT; Ground Penetrating Radars; Acoustic Guided Waves Transducers; Piezoelectric and Acoustic Materials for Transducers Applications; Fluxgate and Magneto Inductive Sensors; Optical Fiber Sensors; Eddy Current Sensors.



Jun 03, 2018


Jul 03, 2018


Jul 16, 2018

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Jul 22, 2018

Deadlines differ for special tracks. Please consult the conference home page for special tracks Call for Papers (if any).

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