Hoang Pham
     Rutgers University, USA
  Shigeru Yamada
     Tottori University, Japan
  Yi-Kuei Lin
     National Yang Ming Chiao Tung
     University, Taiwan
  Feng-Bin Sun
     Tesla Motors, USA
  Xufeng Zhao
     Nanjing University of Aeronautics
     and Astronautics, China
  Mahmoud Boushaba  (Algeria)
  Antonio Casimiro Caputo  (Italy)
  Philippe Castagliola  (France)
  Antonella Certa  (Italy)
  In Hong Chang  (Korea)
  Ping-Chen Chang  (Taiwan)
  Chung-Ho Chen  (Taiwan)
  Kuen-Suan Chen  (Taiwan)
  Shin-Guang Chen  (Taiwan)
  Kuan-Jung Chung  (Taiwan)
  Balbir S. Dhillon  (Canada)
  Elsayed A. Elsayed  (USA)
  Maxim Finkelstein  (South Africa)
  Lance Fiondella  (USA)
  Kehan Gao  (USA)
  Feng Geng  (UK)
  Antoine Grall  (France)
  Xuefei Guan  (China)
  D. Gary Harlow  (USA)
  Cheng-Fu Huang  (Taiwan)
  Shinji Inoue  (Japan)
  Mingxiao Jiang  (USA)
  Taghi M. Khoshgoftaar  (USA)
  Mitsuhiro Kimura  (Japan)
  Debasis Kundu  (India)
  Yi-Kuei Lin  (Taiwan)
  Anatoly Lisnianski  (Israel)
  Yu Liu (China)
  N. V. R. Naidu  (India)
  Dong H. Park  (Korea)
  Minjae Park  (Korea)
  Alexander Parkhomovsky  (USA)
  Alessandro Persona  (Italy)
  Hoang Pham  (USA)
  Fl. Popentiu Vladicescu (Romania)
  Gordon J. Savage  (Canada)
  Shey-Huei Sheu  (Taiwan)
  Feng-Bin Sun  (USA)
  Kazuyuki Suzuki  (Japan)
  Yoshinobu Tamura  (Japan)
  Loon-Ching Tang  (Singapore)
  Zhigang Tian  (Canada)
  Tzong-Ru Tsai  (Taiwan)
  Fugee Tsung  (Hong Kong)
  Nikola Vujanovic  (Serbia)
  Eric T. T. Wong  (Hong Kong)
  Liyang Xie  (China)
  Min Xie  (Hong Kong)
  Shigeru Yamada  (Japan)
  Ruey Huei Yeh  (Taiwan)
  Xufeng Zhao  (China)
  Songlin Zheng  (China)
  Mengmeng Zhu  (USA)
  Ming J. Zuo  (Canada)

Calls for Papers / Journals of Interest

International Journal of Reliability, Quality and Safety Engineering (IJRQSE)

Annals of Operations Research

Call for Book Chapters

We would like to express our deepest gratitude and thanks to all
Authors and Presenters who have enriched this conference with their
invaluable knowledge and exceptional research works.

We would also like to express our sincerest thanks to the Conference
Committees, Reviewers, Distinguished Speakers and Volunteers.
Without your contributions, dedication and hard work, this conference
would not have been possible.

We hope this conference served as a platform for establishing
valuable connections and fruitful collaborations for all participants that
will extend beyond this event.

Conference Organizer

Organizers and Sponsors

The conference is organized and sponsored by
       International Society of Science and Applied Technologies (ISSAT)

    In cooperation with
          The Korean Reliability Society (KORAS)
          Reliability Engineering Association of Japan (REAJ)

About the Conference

ISSAT RQD conference is a major international conference event in the fields of reliability, risk assessment, quality in designs and statistics. For more than a quarter of a century, ISSAT RQD conference has brought together internationally renowned scholars, professors and researchers as well as scientists, engineers, practitioners, professionals and students worldwide to share, discuss and advance their research findings. The presented papers as well as keynote addresses were of high quality. ISSAT RQD conference has been greatly beneficial to its participants for their research and a starting place for many new collaborative works.

Topics of Interest
  • Reliability
  • Reliability Modeling and Testing
  • Software Reliability and Testing
  • Human Factors and Reliability
  • Statistical Approaches in Reliability
  • Network Reliability
  • Risk Assessment Modeling
  • Fault Tolerance
  • Modeling Analysis and Simulation
  • Quality Assurance and Cost Issues
  • Optimization
  • Survival Data Analysis
  • Quality Engineering
  • Quality Planning and Measurements
  • Maintainability and Availability
  • Methodologies for Quality Control
  • Software and Algorithms
  • Total Quality Management Techniques
  • Design Issues in Manufacturing
  • Engineering Design Optimization
  • Experimental Design for Quality Control
  • Performance Analysis
  • Process Control and Management
  • Parallel and Distributed Computing
  • Concurrent Engineering and Design
  • Big Data
  • Cloud Computing
  • Data Collection and Analysis
  • Data Computing
  • Data Mining and Analytics
  • Life Testing
  • Robust Design
  • Security Analytics
  • Safety-Critical and High Assurance Systems
  • Service Sciences

Citation Index

ISSAT RQD Conference Proceedings from year 2005 and onward are and will be indexed in Elsevier Scopus.

ISSAT RQD Conference Proceedings from year 2002 - 2016 are covered in the Thomson Reuters Web of Science Conference Proceedings Citation Index (CPCI)

Conference Proceedings will be submitted for indexing in Google Scholar.

Best Paper Awards / Journal Publications

Two outstanding papers presented at the conference will be chosen for the ISSAT Best Paper and Best Student Paper Awards. Student must be first author and presenter at the conference to quality.