Fault detection, isolation and identification
mathematical models
identification and state estimation
fault modelling and simulation
qualitative models
statistical signal analysis
fuzzy and rough logic
expert systems
neural networks
soft computing
multi-agent systems

Process safety and reliability
supervisory control
fault forecasting
process security
safety-critical systems
condition monitoring
layered control
operator supporting systems

Fault-tolerant control systems
control reconfiguration
fault recovery
fault accommodation
integrated control and fault diagnosis

Industrial applications
electrical engineering
power industry
robotics and mechatronics
chemical processes
mining industry
automotive engineering
building supervision
communication networks
production systems
medical systems

Medical diagnostics
computer-aided diagnosis
medical image analysis
pattern recognition systems
health monitoring