Information Storage and Processing Systems

Hilton San Francisco Financial District, San Francisco, CA

August 29 - 30, 2017

Program - Call for Papers


The ASME 26th Annual Conference on Information Storage and Processing Systems (ISPS2017) is now soliciting technical presentations for the conference to be held in San Francisco, California, USA, from August 29th to August 30th, 2017. For this year, the ISPS2017 is co-located with ASME InterPACK conference held in the same venue during August 29th to September 1, 2017.

The scope of the conference covers the following interdisciplinary research and application topics related to information storage and processing systems.

  • Tribology, Head/Media Interface: Contact mechanics, lubrication, friction, wear, contamination, corrosion, thin films, heat-assisted magnetic recording, patterned media recording, magnetic recording
  • Actuator/Suspension and Sensors: Designs and analyses of actuators and novel sensor technologies
  • Servo Control Technology: System dynamics and designs of modern, high precision servo control systems
  • Shock and Flow Induced Vibrations: Air-flow system, flow-structure interactions, shock and vibrations
  • Spindle Motor and Acoustics: Tribology, vibrations, dynamics, and acoustics of disk/media-spindle systems
  • Micro/Nano Technology: Novel design concepts and applications, patterned media, materials
  • Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation: System designs for intelligent machines; mechatronics involving robots and automation
  • Imaging/printing Technologies and Consumer Electronics: Digital cameras, camcorders, thermal/laser printing, energy harvesting, “green and smart” house technology, ecosystems and other novel technologies and applications
  • Optical Storage and Future Technologies: Design and analysis of integrated opto-mechatronics and storage systems and media
  • Flexible Media Mechanics and Tape Storage: Mechanics and system design of tape drives, lateral tape motion, tape tension, wear, dynamics of high speed flexible tape, web motion, sheet metal, paper systems
  • Storage System and Future Technologies: Data Center, Cloud Computing, and other future storage device/system related technologies