Technical committee on Sensors and Actuators

Field of Technical Committee on Sensor and Actuators

Technical Committee on Sensors and Actuators ( TC-SA ) seeks new sensors and actuators for human support technologies in the daily life and wide variety of productions. Human support technologies enable new man-man/man-machine communications to have the comfortable life and to support aged peoples. The coverage fields of the TC-SA are as follows;

  1. Sensors for control systems
  2. Actuators for control systems
  3. Haptics and force control
  4. New sensing structure and new actuation system
  5. Fault tolerance of sensor and actuator for control applications
  6. Sensing system and Actuator for precise control
  7. New integration of sensors and actuators
  8. Intelligent sensors and signal processing
  9. Intelligent actuators
  10. Robot sensing systems
  11. Robot actuation systems
  12. Bio-sensing and signal processing


Intelligent sensors, Sensor fusion, Robot sensing systems, Robot vision systems, Force sensors, Haptic interfaces, Tactile sensors, Biosensors, Simultaneous localization and mapping,

Intelligent actuators, Microactuators, Pneumatic actuators, Electric motors, Servomotors, Intelligent control, Motion control, Robot control, Force control, Sensorless control

Chairman of Technical Committee on Sensor and Actuators

Sehoon Oh received B.E., M.E. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Tokyo, Japan, in 1998, 2000 and 2005 respectively. From 2005 to 2008, he worked in the Institute of Industrial Science of the University of Tokyo as research scientist and research associate, and he was with the Department of Electrical Engineering, the University of Tokyo as a project assistant professor till 2012. He was also a visiting scholar from 2010 to 2011 at the Department of Mechanical Engineering in the University of Texas at Austin. After having experiences as a senior engineer at Samsung Heavy Industries and a research professor at Sogang University, Korea, he joined DGIST (Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology) in 2015, where he has been with the Department of Robotics Engineering as an assistant professor. He is a member of IEEE, Institute of Control, Robotics and Systems (ICROS), Korea Robotics Society and IEE of Japan.

Subcommittees on Sensor and Actuators

Technical subommittees on Sensors and Actuators ( TC-SA ) are as follows;

  1. TSC on Actuators (Regular), Chair: Yasutaka Fujimoto
  2. TSC on Sensors (Regular), Chair: Kiyoshi Ohishi
  3. TSC on Haptics (Regular), Chair: Seiichiro Katsura
  4. TSC on Medical and Rehabilitation Systems (Ad-Hoc), Chair: Peter Xu
  5. TSC on Intelligent Motor Drive (Ad-Hoc), Chair: Stanimir Valtchev