17th International Workshop on Variable Structure Systems (VSS2024)

We are happy to announce the 17th International Workshop on Variable Structure Systems will be held Monday October 21 through Thursday October 24, 2024 at the Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi, UAE. It is the premier conference in variable structure and sliding mode control bringing together people from academia and industry. It will feature three plenary talks as well as regular and poster sessions.

Conference Program

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Conference registration

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Theory of sliding mode control and observation 

▪ First order sliding mode 

▪ Higher order sliding mode 

▪ Chattering analysis 

▪ Discrete time sliding mode 

▪ Adaptive sliding mode 

▪ Sliding mode based fault detection 


▪ Automotive systems 

▪ Hydraulic/pneumatic systems 

▪ Electric drives and actuators 

▪ Power electronics 

▪ Multi-agent systems 

▪ Mobile robots 

▪ Process industry

are highly welcome.


Conference fees

full-nonIEEE       USD 550
full-IEEE       USD 500
student-nonIEEE       USD 275
student IEEE       USD 250

Financial Sponsors

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