Call for Papers


                   The Fourth Asia-Pacific Workshop on

                     Chaos Control and Synchronization

                       24-26 August 2007 at Harbin, China


                                        To be held in conjunction with

              The Chinese Conference on Chaos Applications

                              24-26 August 2007 at Harbin, China




The Fourth Asia-Pacific Workshop on Chaos Control and Synchronization (4th APW-CCS) is organized

by the Centre for Chaos and Complex Networks, City University of Hong Kong and Hong Kong Polytechnic

University, co-organized by the China Institute of Atomic Energy and hosted by the Heilongjiang University, China.


The workshop is sponsored by the IEEE CAS (Circuits and Systems Society) and the IEEE CAS Nonlinear Circuits

and Systems Technical Committee.


The main purpose of this workshop is to bring together some leading researchers and experts worldwide,

especially those from the Asia-Pacific region, to further promote and develop the cutting-edge research on

chaos control and synchronization theories and their engineering applications.


Selected papers from this conference, after review, will be published (without page charges) in 2008 in a

Special Issue of the SCI Journal  KYBERNETIKA   *sample paper


Main Topics:


Topics of interests include, but not limited to

l          Bifurcation analysis and control

l          Chaos analysis, control and anti-control

l          Chaos synchronization and anti-synchronization

l          Chaos-based encryption and digital communications

l          Chaotic neural networks, electronics, and systems

l          Control and synchronization of complex networks

l          Chaotic dynamics in complex networks


Organizing Committee:


Guanrong Chen (City University of Hong Kong)

Qun Ding (Heilongjiang University, China)

Jinqing Fang (China Institute of Atomic Energy)

Yong Feng (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)

Michael C K Tse (Hong Kong Polytechnic University)

Xinghuo Yu (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia)


Registration Fees:


The registration fee for regular participants is US$100 (=RMB$760), which includes one program book

(with paper abstracts), daily lunch and coffee, one banquet, and and a two-day tour to Wudalianchi 五大连池

The registration fee for students is  US$75 (=RMB$560), which includes the same items described above.


If attending both of this 4th Asia-Pacific Conference on Chaos Control and Synchronization and the

First Chinese Forum on Chaos Applications, the registration fee for regular participants is US$130

(=RMB$1,000) and for students US$100 (=RMB$760), which include the same items as described above.


Registration Site (go to Chinese Conference on Chaos Applications)


Paper Submission:


Authors are invited to submit their papers or extended abstract electronically in pdf, ps or Word format to

Prof. Yong Feng:  (or


Important Deadlines:


15 May, 2007      Detailed abstract submission

15 June, 2007       Acceptance notification

15 July, 2007       Advanced registration and camera-ready paper in electronic form


For More Information about the 4th APW-CCS, Please Contact:


Prof. Guanrong (Ron) Chen

Chair Professor and Director,             

Centre for Chaos and Complex Networks

City University of Hong Kong                                                                         

Hong Kong SAR, P. R.  China          

Phone:  (852) 2788-7922 Fax:   (852) 2788-7791 



Prof. Xinghuo Yu

Director, Institute for Platform Technologies

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

Melbourne, VIC 3001


Email :


Prof Yong Feng

Department of Electrical Engineering

Harbin Institute of Technology

Harbin, P. R. China

Email: (or