April 25, 2019 - April 26, 2019

2019 International Conference on Fractional Calculus Theory and Applications (ICFCTA 2019)

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2019 International Conference on Fractional Calculus Theory and Applications (ICFCTA 2019) will be held in Bourges, France, from April 25 to April 30. The conference is co-sponsored by LE STUDIUM Loire Valley Institute for Advanced Studies (France), National Institute of Applied Sciences of Centre Val de Loire (France), Yanshan University (China) the Technical Committee on Fractional Order Systems and Control of Chinese Association of Automation. This conference also belongs to the series of workshops called "Fractional Calculus Day" organized by Professor Igor Podlubny together with Professor YangQuan Chen from 2007 in different universities around the world. In 2019, a "Fractional Calculus Day" will be held in INSA Centre Val de Loire, France. 

This conference aims to provide a platform for researchers in fractional calculus theory and applications to exchange results and advanced technology. During the conference, experts and scholars in related fields and chief editors of well-known magazines will make special reports. 

2019 International Conference on Fractional Calculus Theory and Applications (ICFCTA 2019) includes themes are as follows (but call for papers is not limited to the following areas). 

Themes

  • Fractional Differential Theory and Application
  • Fractional Differential Equation Numerical Solution and Application
  • Variable Fractional Differential Equations Numerical Solution and Applications
  • Fractional Linear System
  • Fractional Chaotic System
  • Fractional Delay Differential Equations Numerical Solution and Applications
  • Fractional Heat Transfer Model Solution and Application
  • Large-scale Fractional Calculus Equation Numerical Algorithm Design and Application
  • Fractional Integral Theory and Application
  • Fractional Integral Equation Numerical solution and Application
  • Variable Fractional Integral Equations Numerical Solution and Applications
  • Fractional Nonlinear System
  • Fractional Control System
  • Fractional Delay Differential Equations Numerical Solution and Applications
  • Local Fractional Calculus Theory and Application
  • Other Fractional Correlation Theory and Applications

Important dates

  • Registration deadline: March 22, 2019
  • Submissions deadline: March 11, 2019       
  • Acceptance notification: March 15, 2019

Plenary lectures

Convenors

Organizers

  • Prof. Driss Boutat, INSA Centre Val de Loire - FR
  • Prof. Yiming Chen, Yanshan University - CN
  • Prof. Frederic Kratz, INSA Centre Val de Loire - FR
  • Dr Da-Yan Liu, INSA Centre Val de Loire - FR
  • Dr Aurélien Montagu, LE STUDIUM Loire Valley Institute for Advanced Studies - FR
  • Prof. Ai-Min Yang, North China University of Science and Technology - CN
  • Dr Omar Tahri, INSA Centre Val de Loire - FR
  • Yan-Qiao Wei, INSA Centre Val de Loire - FR
  • Li-Fei Wang, INSA Centre Val de Loire - FR
  • Prof. Igor Podlubny, Technical University of Kosice - SK
  • Iryna Trymorush, Technical University of Kosice - SK
  • Prof. Peng Shi, University of Adelaide - AU

Scientific Committee

  • Catherine Bonnet, INRIA Saclay-Ile-de-France - FR
  • Driss Boutat, INSA Centre Val de Loire - FR
  • Jin-Cai Chang, North China University of Science and Technology - CN
  • YangQuan Chen, University of California - USA
  • Yiming Chen, Yanshan University - CN
  • Fei-Qi Deng, South China University of Technology - CN
  • Serge Dos Santos, INSA Centre Val de Loire - FR
  • Jian-Fei Huang, University of Yangzhou - CN
  • Taous-Meriem Laleg-Kirati, KAUST - SA
  • Jin Li, Shandong Jianzhu University - CN
  • Da-Yan Liu, INSA Centre Val de Loire - FR
  • Hao-Ran Liu, Yanshan University - CN
  • Jun-Guo Lu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University - CN
  • Pierre Melchior, University of Bordeaux - FR
  • Manuel D. Ortigueira, New University of Lisbon - PT
  • Igor Podlubny, Technical University of Kosice - SK
  • Roger Serra, INSA Centre Val de Loire - FR
  • Peng Shi, University of Adelaide - AU
  • Yan Shi, Tokai University - JP
  • Yi-Fa Tang, Chinese Academy of Sciences - CN
  • Blas Vinagre, University of Extremadura - ES
  • Jing Wang, Beijing University Of Chemical Technology - CN
  • Yong Wang, University of Science and Technology of China - CN
  • Yi-Heng Wei, University of Science and Technology of China - CN
  • Guo-Guang Wen, Beijing Jiaotong University - CN
  • Huai-Qin Wu, Yanshan University - CN
  • Hasi Wulan, Shantou University - CN
  • Hong Xiao, Yanshan University - CN
  • Ding-Yu Xue, Northeastern University - CN
  • Chun-Xiao Yu, Yanshan University - CN
  • Yong-Guang Yu, Beijing Jiaotong University - CN
  • Xue-Feng Zhang, Northeastern University - CN
  • Gang Zheng, INRIA-Lille Nord Europe - FR

Conference programme

Thursday April 25th 2019 (Amphi Sapphira)

  • 08:30    Welcome coffee & registration
  • 09:00    Official Opening: LE STUDIUM & INSA CVL
  • 09:20    Prof. Igor Podlubny - Modeling of real materials: time and structure (Chair: Prof. Driss Boutat)
  • 10:10    Coffee break
  • 10:30    Prof. Manuel D. Ortigueira - Fractional derivatives: What are? Which choose? (Chair: Prof. Yiming Chen)
  • 11:20    Prof. Peng Shi - Analysis and design on fractional-order descriptor systems (Chair: Dr Dayan Liu)
  • 12:10    Lunch

Session 1 (Chair: Yanqiao Wei, Co-chair: Oliver Stark)

  • 14:00    Olivier Stark - Online parameter identification of a fractional order model
  • 14:20    Lilia Ghaffour - Modulating functions based method for the fault detection and isolation of time fractional advection dispersion equation
  • 14:40    Yanqiao Wei - New non-asymptotic and robust model-free fractional order differentiators
  • 15:00    Coffee break

Session 2 (Chair: Peter Kern, Co-chair: Jiachang Wang)

    • 15:20    Jiachang Wang - Frequency domain subspace identification of fractional order systems with outliers
    • 15:40    Wei Hu - Robust consensus tracking based on DE with parameters identification for uncertain nonlinear fractional-order multi-agent systems with external disturbances
    • 16:00    Peter Kern - Semi-fractional diffusion equations
    • 16:20    Coffee break

    Session 3 (Chair: Shuigui Kang, Co-chair: Matthias Hinze)

    • 16:40    Matthias Hinze - Numerical simulation of fractionally damped mechanical systems and fractional differential equations using infinite state representation
    • 17:00    Jingrong Hu - Fractional order implicit dynamics for time-varying linear matrix equation solving
    • 17:20    Shuigui Kang - Existence of positive solutions for Riemann fractional differential equations
    • 19:30    Dinner - Les Petits Plats du Bourbon

    Friday April 26th 2019 (Amphi Papillon)

    • 08:40    Welcome coffee
    • 09:00    Prof. YangQuan Chen - MAD (modeling, analysis and design) about variabilities: when fractional calculus meets big data and machine learning (Chair: Prof. Yong Wang)
    • 09:50    Coffee break
    • 10:10    Prof. Pierre Melchior & Dr Stéphane Victor - From system identification to optimal and robust control of fractional systems (Chair: Prof. Hasi Wulan)
    • 11:00    Coffee break
    • 11:20    Prof. Dingyu Xue - A tutorial on a universal framework for fractional-order systems simulation (Chair: Prof. Feiqi Deng)
    • 12:20    Lunch

    Session 4 (Chair: Xuefeng Zhang, Co-chair: Ivan Matychyn)

    • 14:00    Ivan Matychyn - Control of fractional differential equations with Caputo derivatives
    • 14:20    Yanting Zhao - Improved calculus operator models for solving fractional nonzero initial value problems
    • 14:40    Xuefeng Zhang - Admissibility analysis and output feedback control for fractional order singular systems
    • 15:00    Coffee break

    Session 5 (Chair: Jin Li, Co-chair: Haniffa Mohamed Nasir)

    • 15:20    Haniffa Mohamed Nasir - A general explicit form for higher order Grunwald approximations of fractional derivatives and its implementation
    • 15:40    Yige Guo - Fractional gradient boosting decision tree
    • 16:00    Jin Li - Rectangle rule for computing hypersingular fractional integral on interval
    • 16:20    Coffee break

    ​Session 6 (Chair: Matthew Harker, Co-chair: Chang Liu)

    • 16:40    Chang Liu - Application of fractional order gradient descent method in saddle point problem
    • 17:00    Matthew Harker - System identification for partial fractional differential equations via the variable projection method
    • 17:20    Closing ceremony
    • 19:00    Dinner - Made in Café

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