Editorial Calendar 2002


2002 Editorial Calendar

Monthly in Control Engineering Printable (PDF) editorial calendar Quarterly Previews
January - May 2002
June - September 2002 (incl. Mid-June) October - December 2002 (incl. Mid-December)

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Monthly in Control Engineering ...


  • Up Front
    Catch breaking news

  • Technology Update
    Discover emerging developments

  • Market Update
    Count on markets and money matters

  • Application Update
    Solve problems with innovative solutions

  • Systems Integrator Update
    Tips from system integrators


  • Career Update
    Build professional awareness

  • Global Update
    Look at worldwide trends

  • News
    Keep up to date and in the loop

  • Cyberpage
    Hotlink to www.controleng.com

  • Editorial
    Views you can use


  • Product Focus
    Review hot products and trends

  • Products & Software
    See the editors' best picks

  • Software Review
    Take a test drive

  • Back to Basics
    Rediscover the fundamentals

ARTICLE DEADLINES: Usually 60 days prior to month of issue; schedules vary by editor.
See quarterly previews or


= North American and European editions

Closes 12/10/01

Closes 1/10/02

Closes 2/11/02

Closes 3/11/02

Closes 4/10/02

Cover Story

Special report: controllers

Internet in manufacturing

15th Annual Control Engineering Editor's Choice Awards

Integrator registration

Return on investment for fieldbus


Process & Advanced Control

Cover: Special Report on controllers: survey and trends

Electronic records and regulatory compliance

Instrumentation & Process Sensors

Contact temperature sensing

Course aggregate bulk level sensing


Cover: Internet in manufacturing

Machine Control & Discrete Sensors

Discrete sensors for manufacturing

Human-Machine Interface

XML/OPC programming

Wireless, handheld operator interface

Motors, Drives & Motion Control

Motion control trends study and supplement

Embedded Control

Special Report-Controllers: application guidelines

Networks & Communications

Safety networks

Cover: Justify investments in fieldbus installations

System Integration

Integrator Update

Cover: Integrator registration program

Product Focus Research Reports (Control Components)


Data acquisition

Terminal blocks

Process sensing/

Power supplies

Back to Basics

Power conditioning and isolation

Insulation displacement, Wiring technology

Photoelectric sensors

Valve calibration

Slip rings/rotary joints

Trade Show Distribution/Coverage

Embedded Systems Conference
(March 11-14; San Francisco, Calif.)

National Manufacturing Week
(March 18-21; Chicago, Ill.)

Sensors Expo
(May 21-23, San Jose, Calif.)

Embedded Systems Conference
(June 3-6, Chicago, Ill.)

Ad Cards/Product & Literature Showcase

Ad Cards Closes 12/10/01

Showcase Closes 1/10/02

Ad cards Closes 2/11/02

Showcase Closes 3/11/02

Ad Cards Closes 4/10/02

Ad Studies

Harvey Ad-Q Study

Harvey Ad-Q Study


Closes 5/10/02

Closes 6/10/02

Closes 6/17/02

Closes 7/10/02

Closes 8/12/02

Cover Story

Electric servos

Embedded control

Vision Systems

Integrating control and safety


Process & Advanced Control

Control system redundancy

Frequency domain

Control Engineering Buyer's Guide

Complete listings of control and automation vendors.
Search, update listings online at
www.controleng.com/ buyersguide

Uniting batch systems and Six Sigma

Cover: control and safety in process applications

Instrumentation & Process Sensors

Pressure sensing



SQL databases

Machine Control & Discrete Sensors

Cover: Vision systems

Human-Machine Interface

Motors, Drives & Motion Control

Cover: Electric servos

Embedded Control

Cover: Embedded control

Object-based automation

Networks & Communications

Ethernet hardware

Augmenting 'veteran' networks (Serial, 3-20 mA...)

System Integration

System integrator application

Integrator Update

Integrator Update

Product Focus Research Reports (Control Components)

I/O Devices

Sensors for discrete manufacturing

PLCs/Programmable controllers

AC adjustable speed drives

Back to Basics

Gain scheduling

Motion control standards

Humidity sensing

Safety relays

Trade Show Distribution/Coverage

Sensors Expo
(Sept. 24-26, Boston)

Ad Cards/Product & Literature Showcase

Showcase Closes 5/10/02

Ad Cards Closes 6/10/02

Showcase Closes 7/10/02

Ad Cards Closes 8/12/02

Ad Studies

Harvey Ad-Q Study


Closes 9/10/02

Closes 10/10/02

Closes 11/11/02

Closes 11/22/02

Cover Story

Adaptive control


HMI/SCADA software

System integrator project methodologies


Process & Advanced Control

Cover: Adaptive control

Control valve intelligence

Control Engineering Automation Integrator Guide

Complete listings of control system integrators, plus applications and more.

Search, update listings
online at

Instrumentation & Process Sensors

Ultrasonic flowmeters


Internet in process control

Machine Control & Discrete Sensors

Cover: Robotics

Human-Machine Interface

Cover: HMI/SCADA software

Motors, Drives & Motion Control

Chip-based motor/motion control

Medium-voltage motors (>1kV)

Embedded Control

Networks & Communications

System Integration

Integrator Update

Product Focus Research Reports (Control Components)

Control valves

Handheld test and measurement

Operator interface devices

Back to Basics

Sequential function charts

Network connectors

Network diagnostics

Trade Show Distribution/Coverage

ISA Show
(Oct. 21-24, Chicago)

Embedded Systems Conference
(Nov. 18-21, Boston)

Ad Cards/Product & Literature Showcase

Showcase Closes 9/10/02

Ad Cards Closes 10/10/02

Showcase Closes 11/11/02

Ad Studies

Harvey Ad-Q Study

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