Special Session on
Artificial Intelligence Applications in Structural Engineering
The 4th Indian International Conference on Artificial Intelligence

December 16-18, 2009, Tumkur (near Bangalore), India

Special session on Artificial Intelligence Applications in Structural Engineering will be held during the 4th Indian International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IICAI-09). The main aim of the special session is to bring together researchers and practitioners on one platform for sharing their knowledge about the recent developments in AI applications in the field of structural engineering.

Papers on topics related to Artificial Intelligence (AI) techniques within the area of Structural Engineering are of interest for this special session. Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Data Mining
  • Decision and Expert Systems
  • Evolutionary Algorithms
  • Fuzzy Systems
  • Genetic Algorithms
  • Neural Networks
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Support Vector Machines

Applications related to

  • Damage Diagnosis and Detection
  • Design Optimization
  • Performance Evaluation of Structures
  • Reliability Analysis
  • Risk Analysis and Decision Making
  • Structural Mechanics and Design
  • Structural Computational Mechanics
  • Structural Dynamics and Control
  • Structural Health Monitoring
  • Smart Structures and Materials
  • Soil Structure Interaction

Paper Submission and Publication:
Authors are encouraged to submit the papers for this session as an email attachment to the Session Chairs (please send to both the Chairs) given below. The papers should be in MSWORD, PDF, or PS format and should be formatted according to the Springer Lecture Notes instructions. The length of a paper should not exceed 20 pages. Shorter papers or papers on the work currently in progress are also welcome. The first page of the paper should contain the title, name(s) of the authors, affiliations, the postal and email addresses, and at least 3 keywords appropriate to the content of the paper. Further information regarding the paper submission can be obtained from the conference website too.

Each paper will be peer reviewed by at least two experts in the topical area. All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings, under the title of the session.

You may contact the conference chairs at   iicai.conference[at]gmail.com for any additional information.


April 17 2009: Paper manuscripts due.
May 25 2009: Notification of acceptance.
July 6 2009: Camera ready papers and Pre-registration due.
December 16-18, 2009: Special Session and the IICAI-09 Conference.

Session Chairs:

Prof. A. K. Nagpal
Department of Civil Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Hauz Khas, New Delhi- 110 016
Email: aknagpal [at] civil.iitd.ac.in
Phone: +91 11 26591241
Fax: +91 11 26581117


Dr. Sandeep Chaudhary
Department of Structural Engineering
Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur
J. L. N. Marg, Jaipur-302017
Email: schaudhary[at] mnit.ac.in
Phone: +91 141 2713273


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