Security and Privacy in Cyber-Physical Systems: Foundations and Applications
To be Published by 
Houbing Song, West Virginia University, USA. <Houbing.Song@mail.wvu.edu>
Glenn A. FinkPacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA. <Glenn.Fink@pnnl.gov>
Gilad L. Rosner, Internet of Things Privacy Forum, UK. <gilad@giladrosner.com>
Sabina Jeschke, RWTH Aachen University, Germany. <sabina.jeschke@ima-zlw-ifu.rwth-aachen.de>

Call for Chapters 

Chapter Proposal Submission by September 27, 2015.

      Synopsis and Aim:
      Cyber-physical systems (CPS) are engineered systems that are built from, and depend upon, the seamless integration of computational algorithms and physical components. Advances in CPS will enable capability, adaptability, scalability, resiliency, safety, security, and usability that will far exceed the simple embedded systems of today. CPS are subject to threats stemming from increasing reliance on computer and communication technologies. Security threats exploit the increased complexity and connectivity of critical infrastructure systems, placing the Nation’s security, economy, public safety, and health at risk. CPS blur the lines between infrastructural and personal spaces when they provide convenient access to public services or bridge the gap between personal property and public infrastructure. This blurring is being engineered into the Internet of Things (IoT), an important exponent of CPS. With IoT, personal CPS (like phones, appliances, and automobiles) bearing personal data can reach up into public infrastructures to access services. This connectivity can result in leakage of personal data with attendant privacy concerns. 
    The purpose of the book is to refine an understanding of the key technical, social and legal issues at stake, to understand the range of technical issues affecting hardware and software in infrastructure components, as well as the blending of such systems with personal CPS. This book will present the state of the art and the state of the practice of how to address the following unique security and privacy challenges facing CPS.
    Tentative Table of Contents – additions to the topics listed below are much welcome!
Part I: Foundations and Principles

Chapter 1. Cybersecurity and Privacy: Past, Present and Future

Chapter 2. The interplay of Cyber, Physical, and Human elements in CPS

Chapter 3. Adaptive attack mitigation for CPS

Chapter 4. Authentication and access control for CPS

Chapter 5. Availability, recovery and auditing for CPS

Chapter 6. Data security and privacy for CPS

Chapter 7. Intrusion detection for CPS

Chapter 8. Key management in CPS

Chapter 9. Legacy CPS system protection

Chapter 10. Lightweight crypto and security

Chapter 11. Threat modeling for CPS

Chapter 12. Vulnerability analysis for CPS

Part II: Application Domains 

Chapter 13.            Energy

Chapter 14.            Medical

Chapter 15.            Transportation

Chapter 16.            Physical Infrastructure

Chapter 17.            Manufacturing

Chapter 18.            Building

Chapter 19.            Agriculture

Chapter 20.            Robotics

Chapter 21.            Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Chapter 22.            Smart Cities

    Submission Procedure:

Chapter Proposals/Abstracts: Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit their chapter proposals/abstracts (1 page) by the given deadline by clearly explaining the mission of their proposed chapters to cps.wiley@gmail.com.

Please provide the following points in your proposals/abstracts:
1. Title of the contribution,
2. Title of the chapter (of the tentative TOC) if the contribution refers to one of them,
3. Name of author, co-authors, institution, email-address,
4. Content/mission of the proposed article (15-20 lines).

Authors of accepted proposals will be notified by the given deadline about the status of their proposals and sent chapter guidelines. Full Book Chapter: Complete chapters are required to be submitted to cps.wiley@gmail.com. A book chapter is required to be 20 to 25 pages (8,000 to 10,000 words). Guidelines on how to prepare the full book chapter/manuscript will be provided on time. 

Important Dates:
  • Chapter Proposal Submission by: September 27, 2015
  • Author Notification by: October 11, 2015
  • Full Chapter Submission by: November 30, 2015
  • Review Results Returned by: December 31, 2015
  • Final Chapter Submission by: February 15, 2016
  • Anticipated Publication Date: Summer, 2016