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ICRR 2017 : 19th International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics

Boston, USA
April 24 - 25, 2017

Conference Code: 17US04ICRR

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICRR 2017: 19th International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Rehabilitation Robotics. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Rehabilitation Robotics.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Rehabilitation Robotics are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Federated Conference

Federated conference series is an event that brings together significant number of recurring events; academic conferences, symposia, workshops, special sessions, and plenary talks in the field of science and technology since inception in 1999. Each event may run over any span of time within the conference days.

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The peer-reviewed conference proceedings are indexed in the International Science Index (ISI), Google Scholar, Semantic Scholar, Zenedo, OpenAIRE, BASE, WorldCAT, Sherpa/RoMEO, and other index databases. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk. Impact Factor Indicators.

Special Journal Issues

ICRR 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Rehabilitation Robotics. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   February 28, 2017
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   March 10, 2017
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   March 24, 2017
Conference Dates   April 24 - 25, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets the conference's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Hybrid Knowledge Approach for Determining Health Care Provider Specialty from Patient Diagnoses
Erin Lynne Plettenberg, Jeremy Vickery
2) Investigating Medical Students’ Perspectives toward University Teachers’ Talking Features in an English as a Foreign Language Context in Urmia, Iran
Ismail Baniadam, Nafisa Tadayyon, Javid Fereidoni
3) Control Strategies for a Robot for Interaction with Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Vinicius Binotte, Guilherme Baldo, Christiane Goulart, Carlos Valadão, Eliete Caldeira, Teodiano Bastos
4) Creating a Virtual Perception for Upper Limb Rehabilitation
Nina Robson, Kenneth John Faller II, Vishalkumar Ahir, Arthur Ricardo Deps Miguel Ferreira, John Buchanan, Amarnath Banerjee
5) MAGNI Dynamics: A Vision-Based Kinematic and Dynamic Upper-Limb Model for Intelligent Robotic Rehabilitation
Alexandros Lioulemes, Michail Theofanidis, Varun Kanal, Konstantinos Tsiakas, Maher Abujelala, Chris Collander, William B. Townsend, Angie Boisselle, Fillia Makedon
6) Supporting Embedded Medical Software Development with MDevSPICE® and Agile Practices
Surafel Demissie, Frank Keenan, Fergal McCaffery
7) Energy Intensity of a Historical Downtown: Estimating the Energy Demand of a Budapest District
Viktória Sugár, Attila Talamon, András Horkai, Michihiro Kita
8) Assessment of Rehabilitation Possibilities in Case of Budapest Jewish Quarter Building Stock
Viktória Sugár, Attila Talamon, András Horkai, Michihiro Kita
9) Analysis of Threats in Interoperability of Medical Devices
M. Sandhya, R. M. Madhumitha, Sharmila Sankar
10) Investigation of Solvent Effect on Viscosity of Lubricant in Disposable Medical Devices
Hamed Bagheri, Seyd Javid Shariati
11) Rescue Emergency Drone for Fast Response to Medical Emergencies Due to Traffic Accidents
Anders S. Kristensen, Dewan Ahsan, Saqib Mehmood, Shakeel Ahmed
12) Umbrella Wheel: A Stair-Climbing and Obstacle-Handling Wheel Design Concept
Simon Iversen, Jerome Jouffroy
13) IntelliCane: A Cane System for Individuals with Lower-Limb Mobility and Functional Impairments
Adrian Bostan, Nicolae Tapus, Adriana Tapus
14) Non-Burn Treatment of Health Care Risk Waste
Jefrey Pilusa, Tumisang Seodigeng
15) Understanding Narrative Transformations of Ebola in Negotiations of Epidemic Risk
N. W. Paul, M. Banerjee

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