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Revision as of 14:48, 10 October 2018

15th Workshop on Field & Assistive Robotics (WFAR-15)
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Oct 13th, LUMS School of Science & Engineering, Lahore, Pakistan


Contents

Tutorial # 1 : Thursday Oct 11, 2018 - Venue: Dean's Smart Room, 4th floor, SSE building

TIME SPEAKER AFFILIATION TITLE SLIDES / VIDEO
10:00 am - 4:00 pm Dr. Hassan Mohy Ud Din Lahore University of Management Sciences Conversations on Deep Learning Tutorial details

WPAF : Friday Oct 12, 2018 - Venue: CS Smart room, ground floor, SSE building

TIME SPEAKER AFFILIATION TITLE SLIDES / VIDEO
8:00-9:00 Registration
9:00-9:05 Recitation from the Holy Quran
9:05-9:15 Welcome by the Vice Chancellor LUMS
Session 1: Water Informatics for Irrigation Efficiency & Monitoring Quality

Moderator. Dr. Abubakr Muhammad, Director, Water Informatics & Technology (WIT)

9:15-10:45 Panel Discussion

Mr. Zameer Soomro, Regional Head, Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR)

Mr. Ghulam Zakir Sial, Director, Irrigation Research Institute (IRI), Dept. of Irrigation

Mr. Ch. Muhammad Akram, Director General, On-Farm Water Management (OFWM), Dept. of Agriculture


10:45-11:00 Tea break
11:00-11:30 Prof. Karsten Berns Technical University Kaiserslautern, Germany Chair. Dr Syed Atif Mehdi.

Keynote Talk: Agricultural Research Vehicles: From Sensor Systems to Autonomous Driving

Session 2: Remote Sensing in Crop Monitoring and Forestry

Chair. Dr Ahmad Kamal Nasir

11:30-12:00 Dr. Ather Ashraf Flood Emergency Reconstruction and Resilience Project, Punjab P&D DCH and Big Data application for Agriculture Sector
11:30-12:00 Dr. Waqas Qazi Institute of Space and Technology (IST) Forest cover and biomass assessment through satellite earth observation
12:00-12:30 Dr Muhammad Jehanzeb Masud Cheema University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) Crop Health Monitoring using Satellite Imagery (TBC)
12:30-12:45 Group Photo
12:45-14:30 Jumma Prayer break / Lunch
Session 3: Showcase of Precision Agriculture Projects

Chair. Dr Mian M. Awais Co-Chair. Dr Maria Anjum

14:30-15:45 Project Presentations

Dr. Syed Atif Mehdi, University of Central Punjab (UCP)

Dr. Muhammad Azeem, University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF)

Dr. Maria Anjum, Lahore College for Women University (LCWU)

Mr. Tahir Rasheed, CEO, South Punjab Forest Company (SPFC)

Dr. Malik Jahan, Namal College Mianwali

Dr. Tayab Din Memon, Mehran University of Engineering & Technology, Jamshoro

Mr. Adeel Liaqat, University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore

15:45-16:00 Tea / Prayer break
Session 4: Way forward on Smart Agriculture in Pakistan
16:00-17:00 Panel Discussion

Mr. Ali Iqbal, Ignite

Dr. Umar Shahbaz, Director, National Center for Robotics & Automation (NCRA)

Dr. Naveed Arshad, Director, National Center in Big Data & Cloud Computing (NCBC)

Mr. Kashif Muhammad, ICT Advisor, Agriculture Department Punjab


WFAR : Saturday Oct 13, 2018 - Venue: 10-201 Auditorium, 2nd floor, SSE building

TIME SPEAKER AFFILIATION TITLE SLIDES / VIDEO
8:00-9:00 Registration
9:00-9:05 Recitation from the Holy Quran
9:05-9:15 Dr. Shahid Masud Lahore University Management Sciences Welcome note by Dean, SSE-LUMS
Session 1: Intelligent Transportation
09:45-10:15 Dr. Faisal Riaz Mirpur University of Science & Technology Enhanced emotion enabled cognitive agent-based rear-end collision avoidance controller for autonomous vehicle
09:15-09:45 Mr. Qazi Hamza Jan Technical University Kaiserslautern Control of an Autonomous Bus on a Pedestrian Walk
10:15-10:45 Dr. Aamer Iqbal Bhatti Capital University of Science & Technology Impact of Powertrain on Optimal Cooperative Adaptive Cruise Control A PMP Approach
10:45-11:00 Tea break
Session 2: Multi Agent Robotics
11:00-11:30 Dr. Waseem Abbas Information Technology University Controllability and Robustness Trade-offs in Networks of Diffusively Coupled Agents
11:30-12:00 Dr. Usman Khan Tufts University Distributed Intelligence in Autonomous Robotics -- Theory and Applications
12:00-12:30 Dr. Hassan Jaleel Lahore University of Management Sciences Multi-robot Path Planning: From Theory to Practice and Back Again
12:30-12:45 Group Photo
12:45-14:00 Lunch / Prayer break
Session 3: Localization & Mapping
14:00-14:30 Dr. Muhammad Tahir Lahore University Management Sciences Ranging between Mobile Nodes in a Cooperative Positioning Framework
14:30-15:00 Hannan Ejaz Technical University Kaiserslautern Automated Elevation Mapping of Unstructured Outdoor Areas
Session 4: Industry 4.0
15:00-15:30 Dr. Zubair Khalid Lahore University Management Sciences Gaussian Process Regression: Application to Surface Analysis and Crease Profile Estimation in Packaging Industry
15:30-16:00 Dr. Riaz Uddin NED University of Engineering and Technology A Predictive Energy-Bounding Algorithm for Haptic Teleoperation: An Overview
16:00-16:15 Tea / Prayer break
Session 5: Sustainable Systems
16:15-16:45 Dr. Talha Manzoor Namal College Mianwali Managing Natural Resources as Cyber-Physical-Social Systems
16:45-17:15 Dr. Hasan Arshad Nasir School of Electrical Eng. & Computer Sc., NUST Efficient Management of Rivers with Uncertain In-flows

Tutorial # 2 : Monday Oct 15, 2018 - Venue: Dean's Smart Room, 4th floor, SSE building

TIME SPEAKER AFFILIATION TITLE SLIDES / VIDEO
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Prof. Karsten Berns Technical University Kaiserslautern

Kinematics and dynamics of mobile robots

- Fundamentals of kinematic modelling

- Drive kinematics

- Mobile robots and dynamics


Sponsors / Organizers News / Announcements

http://www.daad.de/entwicklung/hochschulen/zusammenarbeit/17104.en.html Pakistan Chapter

  • 15th workshop on field and assistive robotics announced for Lahore, Pakistan.
  • 14th workshop on field and assistive robotics held in Dagstuhl, Germany. (2018)
  • 13th German-Pakistani workshop on field and assistive robotics held in Lahore, Pakistan. (2017)
  • 12th German-Pakistani workshop on field and assistive robotics held in Dagstuhl, Germany. (2017)
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