Symposium Objectives

The defense industry is one of the fastest growing industries in the world, with significant contributions to the advancement of a wide range of science and technology fields. The ISUDEF is an international multi-disciplinary symposium that aims to address current issues in defense and civil applications of aerospace technologies including topics such as Autonomous Vehicles, Unmanned Aircraft Technologies, MRO, Avionics, and Radar Systems & Air Defense.

Symposium Format

The ISUDEF will consist of the following components: short papers presented in oral sessions, keynote papers by invited speakers, and industrial special sessions on special topics, as well as, opportunities for virtual social events. High quality full papers of archival value will be considered for publication in reputable international journals and edited books of Springer.

Symposium Topics

The Symposium welcomes a wide range of topics, including (but not limited to): 

  • Air Force and Aircraft Technology
  • Autonomous Technology
  • Aerospace Robotics and Mechatronics
  • Avionics, Radar Systems and Air Defense
  • Composite Materials
  • Geospatial and Meteorological Support
  • Hypersonics
  • Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
  • Military Cybernetics and Robotic Systems
  • Modelling and Simulation
  • Rocket Theory and Design
  • Smart Multi-Function Materials and Intelligent Structures
  • Smart sensors, AI Sensor Fusion
  • Swarm Technology
  • Unmanned Aerial Systems:
    • Biologically Inspired UAS,
    • Energy Efficient UAS,
    • Micro and mini UAS,
    • Networked UAS,
    • Reliability of UAS,
    • UAS Communication and Information Technology,
    • UAS Transportation and Management,
    • UAS Applications