Prof. Sarfaraz Hashemkhani Zolfani
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing the field of engineering, bringing forth new opportunities, challenges, and innovations. As an Associate Editor of "Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence" from Elsevier, I am privileged to present a comprehensive overview of our journal's remarkable journey in this dynamic landscape. In this keynote presentation, we delve into the rich statistical insights, research trends, and key focal points that define our journal's aim, scope, and the evolving frontiers of AI in engineering. Our journal, a recognized leader in the field, has been at the forefront of publishing cutting-edge research. We will explore the statistics and milestones, demonstrating how we have fostered a community of passionate researchers and industry professionals who have contributed to the advancement of AI in engineering. From citation indices to acceptance rates, we will provide a transparent glimpse into the journal's performance and impact in the academic world. Furthermore, we will identify the hot topics that have been pivotal in shaping the landscape of AI in engineering. With a focus on emerging subfields and groundbreaking applications, we will showcase the most influential research areas and how they have evolved over time. In this presentation, you will gain a deeper understanding of how "Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence" serves as a driving force in disseminating knowledge, fostering collaboration, and shaping the future of AI in engineering. By shedding light on our journal's aim, scope, and the major developments within, we aim to inspire researchers, scholars, and practitioners to continue pushing the boundaries of AI in engineering, charting a path toward innovative solutions and technological advancements. Join us in this exploration of the past, present, and future of AI in engineering through the lens of our esteemed journal. Together, we will navigate the exciting world of artificial intelligence, sharing insights, experiences, and visions for what lies ahead.