Information and Control (ISSN 1002-0411, CN21-1138/TP), supervised by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), is cosponsored by Shenyang Institute of Automation (SIA), CAS and Chinese Association of Automation(CAA). Started publication in 1972, the journal is bimonthly published and distributed in both mainland and abroad.
Information and Control aims to promote the development of control theory and system by utilizing information technology, and to disseminate leading-edge theoretical and experimental research and development of control science and technology-related applied information technology, with emphases on their applications in mechanical manufacturing, energy and power, chemical metallurgy, resources and environment, aviation industry, defense industry, etc.
In recent years, Information and Control lays emphasis on the publications of following research works: results with great social benefits and awarded by the state and ministry government; applied and basic scientific research results and technology realization results which have reached the world and domestic advanced level; results of the state-, ministry- and province-level key scientific research programs and key technological R&D projects; scientific research results with prosperous application prospects granted by the National Science Foundation of China; high quality papers written by young people.
Presently, the journal is included in the Natural Science Core Journal of China, the Chinese Academic Journal Comprehensive Evaluation Database (CAJCED), the Chinese Science Citation Database (CSCD), the Chinese Science Abstracts (CSAC), and is indexed by both Scopus and Inspec.