Instructions for 2010

MGC/CIS2010 | CPC 2010 | FMCII-2010 | eScience2010 | Europar2010 | HPCS2010 | WMSC2010 | NOTERE'2010 | WHPCF'10 | JTRES2010 | Web2.0-2010 | LaSCoG-SCoDiS'10 | ECMLS2010 | FGMMS2010 | SBAC-PAD2010 | SORT2010 | IDC2010 | NSS2010 | MCMCE2010 | CIT2010


Instructions for MGC/CIS2010

  • This issue is by invitation only to selected papers from MGC2010: 7th Intl. Workshop on Middleware for Grids, Clouds and e-Science and CIS 2010 - Challenges in eScience Workshop
  • The editors of the special issue are B Schulze, and Fabio Porto
  • Please submit paper to Manuscript Central as MGC2010 special issue by March 1, 2011.
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by April 1, 2011.
  • Final Papers are due May 1, 2011.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • There is a 18-20 page length limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables).

Instructions for CPC 2010

  • This special issue is by invitation only to selected papers those from CPC 2010 15th Workshop on Compilers for Parallel Computing July 7-9, 2010 Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria (FMC II), September 22-23, 2010, Baltimore, USA
  • The editors of the special issue are Andreas Krall, and Gergö Barany
  • Submission to Manuscript Central as CPC 2010 special issue by 7 February, 2011.
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by March 28, 2011.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • There is 20 page length limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables).

Instructions for FMCII-2010

  • This special issue is open to papers from the 2nd Workshop on "Frontiers of Multi-Core Computing" (FMC II), September 22-23, 2010, Baltimore, USA
  • The editors of the special issue are Shujia Zhou, Yelena Yesha, and Milton Halem
  • Submission to Manuscript Central as FMCII-2010 special issue by January 20, 2011.
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by March 1, 2011.
  • Final Papers due April 20, 2011.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • There is 10 page length limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables).

Instructions for eScience2010

  • This issue has selected papers from Microsoft eScience workshop at Berkeley October 11-13 2010
  • Editor Harold Javid
  • There is a 15 page limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables) with a preference towards 10-12 pages including figure and tables

Instructions for Europar2010

  • This issue is by invitation only to selected papers of the Euro-Par 2010 Conference at Ischia - Naples Italy August 31- September 3 2010
  • The editor of the special issue is Christian Lengauer.
  • Please submit paper to Manuscript Central as EuroPar2010 special issue
  • Wiley has LaTeX templates but no special templates for Word. Either LaTeX or Word accepted, but LaTeX is preferred. Please ignore any Wiley instructions that do not agree with these rules

Instructions for HPCS2010

  • This issue is by invitation only to selected papers on high performance computing and simulation from the 2010 International Conference on High Performance Computing and Simulation (HPCS 2010), Caen, France, June 28 – July 2, 2010.
  • The editors of the special issue are Sandro Fiore, David Hill, and Waleed W. Smari .
  • Submission to Manuscript Central as as HPCS2010 special issue by January 7th, 2011.
  • Notification of Acceptance and Reviewer comments will be sent by March 7th, 2011.
  • Revised Camera-ready Papers are due May 1, 2011.
  • Accepted papers are expected to appear in the 4th Quarter, 2011.
  • The submitted papers must have at least 30% difference from the conference original papers.
  • There is a 20 page length limit (12 point single space, inclusive of figures and tables).
  • Wiley has Latex templates but no special templates for Word. Most papers are submitted in Word. Either Latex or Word will be accepted.

Instructions for WMSC2010

  • WMSC2010 is Special Issue from International Workshop on Workflow Management in Service and Cloud Computing (WMSC2010) 11-13 December 2010, Hong Kong, China.
  • The editor of the special issue is Jinjun Chen
  • Each author team agrees to referee 3 of their colleague's papers
  • Please submit initial papers and reviews to the editors. Please submit FINAL paper to Manuscript Central as as WMSC2010 special issue
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • The submitted papers must have at least 30% difference from the conference original papers.
  • There is 15 page length limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables).
  • Wiley has Latex templates but no special templates for Word; most papers are submitted in Word. Either Latex OR Word accepted. Please ignore any Wiley instructions that do not agree with these rules!

Instructions for NOTERE'2010

  • This issue is by invitation only to selected papers from the 10th annual international conference on New Technologies of Distributed Systems(NOTERE'2010), Tozeur, Tunisia, May 31 - June 2, 2010.
  • The editors of the special issue are Khalil Drira and Ahmed Hadj Kacem
  • Submission to Manuscript Central as as NOTERE'2010 special issue by December 10th, 2010.
  • Notification of Acceptance and Reviewer comments will be given by February 10th, 2011.
  • Final Camera-ready Papers are due March 10th, 2011.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • The submitted papers must have at least 30% difference from the conference original papers.
  • There is 20 page length limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables).

Instructions for WHPCF'10

  • Selected papers from the third workshop on high performance computational finance at at Supercomputing 2010 conference New Orleans along with the best papers from the 1st and 2nd workshops
  • The editors of the special issue are David Daly, Matthew Dixon, Maria Eleftheriou, Jose Moreira and Kyung Ryu
  • Please submit your paper to Manuscript Central as WHPCF'10 special issue by January 14, 2011
  • Notification of acceptance/reviewer comments will be given by February 25, 2011
  • Final Papers due March 25 2010
  • Electronic publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • There is a 12 page length limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables)
  • Wiley has Latex templates but no special templates for Word; most papers are submitted in Word. Either Latex OR Word accepted.

Instructions for JTRES2010

  • Special issue of selected papers from Eighth International Workshop on Java Technologies for Real-Time and Embedded Systems JTRES 2010
  • The editors of the special issue are Jan Vitek and Tomas Kalibera
  • Please submit your paper to Manuscript Central as JTRES 2010 special issue by November 30, 2010
  • Notification of acceptance/reviewer comments will be given by January 1, 2011
  • Electronic publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • There is a 25 page length limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables)
  • Wiley has Latex templates but no special templates for Word; most papers are submitted in Word. Either Latex OR Word accepted.

Instructions for Web2.0-2010

  • Call For Papers: Web 2.0 Technologies and Beyond: from Folksonomies to Clouds. Special issue
  • Guest Editor: Roberto V. Zicari
  • Submission to Manuscript Central as Web2.0-2010 special issue by October 1, 2010.
  • Papers due October 1 2010; reviewed by December 1 2010; Final Papers January 15 2011; Published online May 2011
  • There is 15 page length limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables).
  • We invite submissions of papers detailing original research with contributions on any topic related to Web 2.0/Web 3.0, folksonomies, service platforms & operation within scalable (cloud) platforms for Web 2.0/3.0 applications, web users behavior.
  • These topics may address technical issues related to data models and database design, software engineering and application platforms and frameworks, database architectures and systems, database languages and theoretical foundations, but also could present business aspects,New business models, marketing experiments and novel applications.
  • General topics of interest include, but are not restricted to:
  • Web 2.0/3.0 Usage
    • Web User's behavior
    • Web Publishing,
    • Web 2.0/Web 3.0 novel business models
    • Business mashups
    • Social commerce
    • Social media
    • Social shopping
    • Novel models for User-generated content
  • Web 2.0/3.0 Technologies
    • Search
    • Architectural aspects of mashups
    • Folksonomies
    • Authoring
    • Enterprise social software
    • Semantic Web
    • Personalization
    • Extensions
    • Syndication technologies
    • Web User Profiles
    • Cloud Data Stores
    • Novel design and/or Implementation of Cloud Data Stores
    • Novel Application of Cloud Data Stores
    • Cloud Data Stores Benchmarks
    • Novel design and/or Implementation of Document Stores
    • Novel Application of Document Stores
    • Novel design and/or Implementation of NoSQL Databases
    • Novel Application of NoSQL Databases
    • NoSQL Databases Benchmarks
  • Application Domains
    • Business 2.0
    • E-learning 2.0
    • Government 2.0
    • Health 2.0
    • Library 2.0

Instructions for LaSCoG-SCoDiS'10

  • This special issue is to be topic-focused, and consist of selected papers originating from the 6th Workshop on Large Scale Computations on Grids and 1st Workshop on Scalable Computing in Distributed Systems (LaSCoG-SCoDiS'10) Wisla, Poland, October 18-20, 2010 and from an open call.
  • The editor of the special issue will be announced June 2010
  • Submission to Manuscript Central as SBAC-PAD2010 special issue by February 14, 2011.
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by April 1, 2011.
  • Final Papers due May 15, 2011.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted

Instructions for ECMLS2010

  • This issue is open to papers from Emerging Computational Methods for the Life Sciences Workshop of ACM HPDC 2010 conference, Chicago, Illinois, June 20-25, 2010
  • The editors of the special issue are Judy Qiu, Ian Foster and Geoffrey Fox
  • Submission to Manuscript Central as ECMLS2010 special issue by October 1, 2010.
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by November 15, 2010.
  • Final Papers due January 15, 2010.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted, which is May 1, 2011
  • There is 12 page length limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables).

Instructions for FGMMS2010

  • This issue is open to papers from Frontiers of GPU, Multi- and Many-Core Systems Workshop of 10th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing Conference (CCGrid 2010). May 17-20, 2010. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • The editors of the special issue are Shujia Zhou, Judy Qiu and Ken Hawick
  • Submission to Manuscript Central as FGMMS2010 special issue by September 1, 2010.
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by October 15, 2010.
  • Final Papers due December 1, 2010.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted, which is April 1, 2011
  • There is 10 page length limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables).

Instructions for SBAC-PAD2010

  • This issue is by invitation only to selected papers from the 22nd International Symposium on Computer Architecture and High Performance Computing (SBAC-PAD 2010), October 27-30, 2010.
  • The editor of the special issue are Bruno Schulze
  • Submission to Manuscript Central as SBAC-PAD2010 special issue by March 1, 2011.
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by April 15, 2011.
  • Final Papers due May 30, 2011.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • There is 18 page length limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables).
  • Wiley has LaTeX templates but no special templates for Word. Either LaTeX or Word accepted, but LaTeX is preferred. Please ignore any Wiley instructions that do not agree with these rules.

Instructions for SORT2010

  • This issue is by invitation only to selected papers from IEEE Workshop on Self-Organizing Real-Time Systems (SORT 2010)
  • The editors of the special issue are Uwe Brinkschulte, Achim Rettberg, and M. Teresa Higuera-Toledano
  • Please submit paper to Manuscript Central as SORT2010 special issue by August 20, 2010
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by November 20, 2010.
  • Final Papers are due December 20, 2010.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • There is a 18 page length limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables).
  • Wiley has LaTeX templates but no special templates for Word. Either LaTeX or Word accepted, but LaTeX is preferred. Please ignore any Wiley instructions that do not agree with these rules.

Instructions for IDC2010

  • IDC2010 welcomes submission of papers on "Intelligent Distributed Computing" selected from best papers accepted and presented at 4th International Symposium on Intelligent Distributed Computing - IDC'2010 that will be held during September 16-18, 2010, in Tangier, Morocco.
  • The editors of the special issue are Ronaldo Menezes and Costin Badica.
  • This special issue welcomes submissions of papers that describe original research on advancement of concepts, theory, technologies and applications of IDC, including, but not limiting to
    • Agent-based, autonomic, adaptive, and self-organizing IDC
    • Algorithms and protocols for IDC
    • Semantics, ontologies and meta-data for IDC
    • IDC for data mining, knowledge discovery, information extraction and retrieval
    • IDC for integration, fusion and composition of data, knowledge, services and processes
    • IDC for mobile, ubiquitous and peer-to-peer systems
    • Nature and Bio-inspired IDC
    • Applications of IDC (e-business, e-commerce, e-learning, e-health, e-science, e-government, groupware, workflows, virtual organizations, social networks, disaster management, etc.)
  • Please submit your contribution to Manuscript Central inserting the IDC2010 acronym for this special issue.
  • Prepare your manuscripts using this Latex template.
  • Submitted papers will be subject to maximum 2 rounds of refereeing process.
  • You will be informed about the final decision by May 23rd, 2011.
  • Submission of extended paper: January 17th, 2011
  • First notification: March 7th, 2011
  • Submission of revised papers: April 4th, 2011
  • Final decision: May 23rd, 2011
  • Journal issue: July 2011
  • # This special issue is open to experts in network and system security and authors of papers from the 4th International Conference on Network and System Security (NSS 2010), September 1-3, 2010, Melbourne, Australia.
  • The editors of the special issue are Yang Xiang, Wanlei Zhou, Pierangela Samarati, and Jiankun Hu.
  • Please submit paper to as NSS2010 special issue by November 30, 2010 and comments will be given by March 30, 2011.
  • Final Papers are due April 30, 2011. Electronic Publication: late 2011.
  • There is a 15 page limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables).
  • Wiley has LaTeX templates but no special templates for Word. Either LaTeX or Word accepted, but LaTeX is preferred. Please ignore any Wiley instructions that do not agree with these rules.

Instructions for NSS2010

  • This special issue is open to experts in network and system security and authors of papers from the 4th International Conference on Network and System Security (NSS 2010), September 1-3, 2010, Melbourne, Australia.
  • The editors of the special issue are Yang Xiang, Wanlei Zhou, Pierangela Samarati, and Jiankun Hu.
  • Please submit paper to Manuscript Central as NSS2010 special issue by November 30, 2010 and comments will be given by March 30, 2011.
  • Final Papers are due April 30, 2011. Electronic Publication: late 2011.
  • There is a 15 page limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables).
  • Wiley has LaTeX templates but no special templates for Word. Either LaTeX or Word accepted, but LaTeX is preferred. Please ignore any Wiley instructions that do not agree with these rules.

Instructions for MCMCE2010

  • Multimedia Computing and Management in Cloud Environment MCMCE2010 is open to general submissions and papers from The 2010 International Conference on Multimedia Information Networking and Security (MINES 2010) and The 2nd International Workshop on Security in Cloud Computing (SCC'2010)
  • For the details see Call
  • The editors of the special issue are Shiguo Lian and Athanasios V. Vasilakos
  • Journal papers must be 40% different from conference papers
  • Please submit paper toManuscript Central as MCMCE2010 special issue by December 25 2010
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by April 1, 2011.
  • Final Papers are due May 1, 2011.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted

Instructions for CIT2010

  • This Issue is organised by invitation only to selected papers on High Performance Computing and Communications from the 10th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (IEEE CIT'2010) that will be held in Liverpool, UK, 28-30 June, 2010
  • The editors of the special issue areAhmed Al-Dubai and Geyong Min.
  • Please submit paper to Manuscript Central as CIT2010 special issue by July 2010
  • Submissions of extended papers: July 2010, First-round peer-review: September 2010, Author revisions: November 2010, Second-round review: December 2010, Final version submissions: January 2011
  • There is a 20 page length limit (12 point single space inclusive of figures and tables).
  • Based only on the quality judged by the recommendations of the reviewers, 7-8 papers will be selected from the accepted papers of the IEEE CIT'2010, for inclusion in this Special Issue (SI). The authors will be requested to extend their selected manuscripts for the SI so that the submitted papers must have at least 30% difference from the conference original papers.
  • The Co-guest editors are highly committed to apply firmly the standards of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience in this SI; thus, the extended manuscripts will undergo a second strict review round. The final decision will be based only on the review outcome. The main objective of the special issue is to provide an ideal international communication medium for the research community and facilitate the enhancement of the findings of the rapidly developed field of Computer and Information Systems.