2021 Asian Symposium on Biorobotics (ASB 2021)

Qingdao, China | May 28-30, 2021

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About ASB 2021

Conference Committee

Conference Co-Chairs
Huafeng Ding, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), China
Haitao Liu, Tianjin University, China

Scientific Committee
Dan Zhang, York University, Canada
Bin Zi, Hefei University of Technology, China
Lianqin Yu, Wuhan Textile University, China

Advisory Committee
Bo Hu, Yanshan University, China
Yongjie Zhao, Shantou University, China

Organizing Committee
Jie Luo, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), China
Long Wen, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), China
Tianye Huang, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), China

Local Committee
Bo Li, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), China
Guojun Wen, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), China

Publication Chair
Chaolong Song, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), China

Financial Chair
Changpin Li, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), China

Publicity Committee
Guangchao Han, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), China
Mingfeng Ge, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), China
Min Li, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), China

International Technical Commmitte

2021 Asian Symposium on Biorobotics (ASB 2021)

Welcome to the official website of 2021 Asian Symposium on Biorobotics (ASB 2021). ASB 2021 will be hosted in Qingdao, China from May 28 to 30, 2021, which is in conjunction with 2021 Asian Conference on Mechanisms and Robotics (ACMR 2021). ASB 2021 is co-organized by Shandong University of Science and Technology and Hong Kong Society of Mechanical Engineers(HKSME), sponsored by York University. We warmly welcome prospective authors to submit your research papers to ASB 2021, and share your latest research results and valuable experiences with other top-scientists, engineers and scholars from all over the world.

ASB Notice \ ASB 重要通知

Considering the current situation of COVID-19, to provide a safe and comfortable academic exchange environment for all participants, the conference committee has decided to  postpone ASB from Oct. 16-18, 2020 to May 28-30, 2021, the conference venue change to Qingdao.
鉴于当前全球新冠肺炎疫情最新动态,配合做好疫情防控工作,有效减少人员聚集,阻断疫情传播,给所有与会者提供安全的学术交流环境,更好地保障大家的健康安全。经组委会商定,原定2020年10月16日至18日在中国武汉举行的生物机器人亚洲研讨会(ASB 2020)延期至2021年5月28日至30日在中国青岛举行。



CFP-Topics 征文主题

Amphibious Robotics
Assistive & Service Robotics
Bio-Inspired Robotics
Humanoid Robotics
Mobile Robotics
Modular Robotics
Neural Engineering
Neuromechanical Simulations
Quadruped Robotics
Rehabilitation Robotics
Rehabilitation technologies
Surgical Robotics


Paper Template 文章模板

The papers should adhere to the Template! Author can choose from the abstract templates listed as follows:

1) Abstract Template for Oral Presentation

2) Abstract Template for Poster Presentation

3) Full Paper Template

1) Abstract Submission(Only for presenting research at conference, without publishing any paper): You only need to submit the title and abstract of your speech.


2) Full Paper Submission(Publishing paper in the conference proceeding as well as presenting it at conference): You need to submit full paper for review.
全文提交: 需在会议论文集中出版全文的作者可直接提交全文进行审核,并且需出席会议展示您的文章。


Submission Methods 投稿方式

Authors can submit their manuscripts through electronic submission system or email. In order to avoid repeated submission, please just choose one submission method. Please click following link:

Electronic Submission System

E-mail: asb@smehk.org


1) Manuscripts must be written in English;

2) The manuscript should be written in accordance with the standard of template;

3) The topics of paper should be relevant to conference topics;

4) Plagiarism is prohibited; 

5) Duplicate submission is prohibited. 


Publication 出版信息

All submissions will be peer reviewed, and all the accepted papers will be published in the Conference Proceedings, which will be submitted to Engineering Village, Scopus, Thomson Reuters (WoS) and other databases for review and indexing.

* The conference Proceeding will be online publishing.
所有投稿都将进行同行审核,会议收录的文章将出版在会议论文集中(在线出版),并提交Engineering Village, Scopus, Thomson Reuters (WoS)等数据库审核和检索。


Important Dates 重要日期

Abstract Submission Deadline(Presenter Only)
摘要提交截止日期: Nov. 25, 2020

Full paper Submission Deadline(for Author)
全文提交截止日期: Nov. 30, 2020

Notification of Acceptance
通知截止日期: Dec. 30, 2020

Registration deadline
注册截止日期: Jan. 30, 2021


Program Preview 日程预览

May 28, 2021--Registration and Conference kits collection + Lab Tour
5月28日-签到,领取会议资料 + 实验室参观

May 29, 2021--Opening Remark+ Plenary Lectures+Technical Sessions

May 30, 2021--Industrial Forum+Technical Session+ Technical Tour

ASB Speakers


Prof. Dan Zhang

York University, Canada

Prof. Haoyong Yu

National University of Singapore, Singapore

Prof. Bo Tao

Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

Prof. Haitao Liu

Tianjin University, China

Registration Guide

Payment of fees must accompany all registration forms. Your registration WILL NOT be confirmed until payment is received in full. Payment can be made in USD or CNY.

    Early Birds 
    Before March 27, 2021
    Regular Registration
    March 27, 2021- April 27, 2021
    On-site Registration
    HKSME Member
    Additional Page
    Journal Publication Fee
    To be announced after the journal is confirmed
    * Author: Submit abstract or full paper, present it on the conference. 提交摘要或全文,并在会上作报告。
    * The registered and presented papers can be free published in the Conference Proceeding for 5 pages. If the paper exceeds 5 pages, extra pages should be paid at 70USD/page. 会议收录的论文可免费出版在会议论文集中,免费出版页数为5页。如超过5页需要缴纳超页费,400元/页。
    * Student author: Provide a valid certificate from their departments(only for the first author). 第一作者为学生,且提供学生身份的有效证明。
    * HKSME member: Provide a valid member ID. 需提供有效HKSME会员编号。
    * Listeners: Attend the conference only, without submission and publication. 只参会,不提交文章,不作报告。
ASB 2021 Registration Form ASB 2021 中文注册表


1. The papers will be published online. 文章是在线出版,无纸质论文集。

2. Registration of paper must be done by one of author(s) of paper. Presentation of paper must be done by one of author(s) of the paper. Otherwise the paper cannot be included into the conference proceedings. 每篇文章至少一个作者须注册,并且至少一个作者须做文章报告。否则文章将不纳入会议论文集中。

3. Your registration will be confirmed when the payment of the registration fee is received by the Organizers. 会议主办方收到注册费用后方可确认注册成功。

4. The conference organizer is not responsible for any accommodation process. You can seek your hotel on your own. 会议主办方不负责参会者住宿,建议参会者尽早预订。

5. Other co-authors or accompanying person can register as the listener. 1篇文章的其余作者或是陪同人员可注册为听众。


Cancellation Policy

1. Registration cancellations must be notified in writing to the conference specialist via e-mail. 取消注册必须提前通过邮件书面告知会务组。

2. Registration cancellations are made prior to April 27, 2021, 70% of the registration fee will be returned. 2021年4月27日前取消注册,可退还70%的注册费用。

3. There are no refunds on meeting registrations, social events and tours for cancellations after April 27, 2021(including April 27, 2021). 2021年4月27日(含4月27日)后申请退款,注册费用不予退还,可更换参会者。


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