Instructions for 2011

WICON2011 | P2H2WN2011 | Europar2011 | HPCS2011 | AECS2011 | PMEA2011 | eScience/WCGA2011 | JTRES2011 | CloudScale2011 | ICA3PP11/EUC11 | PABA2011 | CGC2011 | MNA2011 | CHA2011 | SIN2011 | I-SPAN2011


Instructions for WICON2011
  • This special issue is by invitation only to selected papers on topics related to Advances in Wireless Networks and from the 6th International ICST Conference on Wireless Internet (WICON 2011), which was held in Xi’an, China, October 19-21, 2011.
  • The editors of the special issue are Pinyi Ren and Zhou Su.
  • Please submit your full paper to Manuscript Central as WICON 2011 special issue by April 1, 2012.
  • Notification of Acceptance and Reviewer comments will be sent by June 1, 2012.
  • Revised Camera-ready Papers are due June 29, 2012.
  • Final Decisions by July 30, 2012.
  • Accepted papers are expected to appear electronically 4 months after all papers are finalized.
  • The submitted papers must have at least 30% difference from the conference original papers.
  • The submitted papers must be original, not published anywhere else nor under any simultaneous consideration in any other venue.
  • There is a 20 page max 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 P2H2WN2011

  • P2H2WN2011 special issue is an open call for papers, as well as invited and selected papers on topics related to "Performance Evaluation of Distributed and Mobile Systems" from the 2011 ACM workshop on issues related to performance evaluation of heterogenous Distributed and Mobile Systems (P2H2WN 2011) which was held in Miami, FL October 2011
  • The editor of the special issue is Mirela S. M. A. Notare
  • Please submit your full paper to Manuscript Central as P2H2WN 2011 special issue by February 1st, 2012.
  • Notification of Acceptance and Reviewer comments will be sent by May 1st , 2012.
  • Revised Camera-ready Papers are due May 30, 2012 and Final Decisions by June 30, 2012.
  • Accepted papers are expected to appear in the 4rd Quarter, 2012 (Tentative).
  • The submitted papers must be original, not published anywhere else nor under any simultaneous consideration in any other venue. We follow ACM in our definition of originality as the article containing 25% new material.
  • There is a 25 page max 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 Europar2011

  • This issue is by invitation only to selected papers from Euro-Par 2011 Conference at LaBRI-INRIA, Bordeaux, France August 29 - September 2 2011
  • The editor of the special issue is Christian Lengauer.
  • Please submit paper to Manuscript Central as EuroPar2011 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 HPCS2011

  • This special issue is by invitation only to selected papers on topics related to high performance computing and simulation from the 2011 International Conference on High Performance Computing and Simulation (HPCS 2011), which was held in Istanbul, Turkey, July 4 July 8, 2011
  • The editors of the special issue are Sandro Fiore, Gaetan Hains, Waleed W. Smari, and Carsten Trinitis.
  • Please submit your full paper to Manuscript Central as HPCS 2011 special issue by December 21, 2011.
  • Notification of Acceptance and Reviewer comments will be sent by March 7, 2012.
  • Revised Camera-ready Papers are due April 27, 2012.
  • Final Decisions by July 30, 2012.
  • Accepted papers are expected to appear in the 3rd Quarter, 2012 (Tentative).
  • The submitted papers must have at least 30% difference from the conference original papers.
  • The submitted papers must be original, not published anywhere else nor under any simultaneous consideration in any other venue.
  • There is a 25 page max 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 Advances in Engineering Complex Systems AECS2011

  • This Advances in Engineering Complex Systems AECS issue is by invitation to selected papers from the 5th IEEE International Conference on Digital Ecosystems and Technologies (IEEE DEST 2011), which was held in Daejeon, South Korea between 31st May 2011 to 3rd June 2011.
  • Additionally the Call for Papers for the AECS Special Issue will be disseminated widely to solicit and subsequently select high quality contributions.
  • The editors of the special issue are Farookh Khadeer Hussain and Elizabeth Chang
  • Please submit paper to Manuscript Central as AECS 2011 special issue by 5th January 2012
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by 28th February 2012
  • 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; most papers are submitted in Word. Either Latex OR Word accepted.

Instructions for PMEA2011

  • This issue is by invitation to selected papers from PMEA'11, Programming Models for Emerging Architectures 2011 workshop co-located with the 20th International Conference on Parallel Architectures and Compilation Techniques (PACT) Galveston Island, Texas, USA, October 10, 2011
  • The editors of the special issue are Eduard Ayguade, Rosa M. Badia, Yoav Etsion, Marc Gonzalez, Xavier Martorell
  • Please submit paper to Manuscript Central as PMEA2011 special issue by December 1, 2011
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by February 15th, 2012
  • 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; most papers are submitted in Word. Either Latex OR Word accepted.
  • Full details will be found in detailed call

Instructions for eScience/WCGA2011

  • This issue is by invitation only to selected papers from Vth eScience Workshop 2011 and IXth Workshop on Clouds, Grids and Applications (WCGA2011)
  • The editor of the special issue is Fabio Porto
  • Please submit paper to Manuscript Central as eScience/WCGA2011 special issue by September 30, 2011
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by November 30, 2011
  • Final Papers due 30th January 2012
  • 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)
  • Wiley has Latex templates but no special templates for Word; most papers are submitted in Word. Either Latex OR Word accepted.

Instructions for JTRES2011

  • Special issue of selected papers from Ninth International Workshop on Java Technologies for Real-Time and Embedded Systems JTRES 2011
  • The editors of the special issue are Anders P. Ravn and Andy Wellings
  • Please submit paper to Manuscript Central as JTRES2011 special issue by December 30, 2011
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by January 31, 2012
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • Wiley has Latex templates but no special templates for Word; most papers are submitted in Word. Either Latex OR Word accepted.

Instructions for CloudScale2011

  • This special issue aims to promote novel research on scalable Cloud Computing systems, especially in levels that have remained unexplored so far (beyond VM replication and/or automatic software reconfiguration), as defined in Call
  • The editors of the special issue are Rajkumar Buyya, Luis M. Vaquero, and Luis Rodero-Merino
  • Please submit paper to Manuscript Central as CloudScale2011 special issue by December 15, 2011
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by March 31, 2012
  • 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; most papers are submitted in Word. Either Latex OR Word accepted.

Instructions for ICA3PP11/EUC11

  • This issue is by invitation to selected papers those from ICA3PP11 (11th International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing) and EUC11 (9th IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing).
  • The editors of the special issue are Yang Xiang, Alfredo Cuzzocrea, Michael Hobbs, and Laurence T. Yang.
  • Please submit paper to Manuscript Central as ICA3PP11 special issue by December 15, 2011
  • Notification of Acceptance/Reviewer comments will be given by March 31, 2012
  • 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; most papers are submitted in Word. Either Latex OR Word accepted.
  • Full details are given in Detailed Call.

Instructions for PABA2011

  • This issue is by invitation only to papers with high quality presented at The 4th International Workshop on Parallel Architectures and Bioinspired Algorithms that is held in conjunction with the 4th Workshop on Parallel Bioinspired Algorithms, and IEEE PACT conference September 2011 Galveston Island, Texas, USA
  • The editors of the special issue are Francisco Fernández de Vega and J. Ignacio Hidalgo.
  • Invitation for selected papers: November 1, 2011
  • Submission deadline: January 1, 2012 to Manuscript Central as as PABA2011 special issue
  • Reviews due: February 1, 2012
  • Submission deadline for revisions: March 1, 2012
  • Final decision: April 1, 2012.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • The submitted papers must have at least 25% difference from the conference original papers.

Instructions for CGC2011

  • This issue is open by invitation only to high quality papers presented at the International Conference on Cloud and Green Computing (CGC2011), Sydney, China, Dec 12 - 14, 2011.
  • The editors of the special issue are A/Professor Jinjun Chen
  • Invitation for selected papers: June 2012
  • Submission deadline: 30 August 2012 to Manuscript Central as “CGC2011 special issue”.
  • First round review results due by 30 September 2012
  • Submission deadline for revised versions of the manuscripts: 30 October 2012
  • Final decision: December 2012.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • The submitted papers must have at least 30% extension from the conference original papers.

Instructions for MNA2011

  • Extended versions of selected papers from the second international symposium on middleware and network applications (MNA 2011) at the eighth international conference on information technology: next generation 2011 (ITNG 2011), Las Vegas, USA
  • The editors of the special issue are Jameela Al-Jaroodi and Nader Mohamed
  • See Full details of Special Issue
  • Please submit paper to Manuscript Central as MNA2011 special issue by September 15, 2011.
  • Notification of reviewer comments will be given by October 27, 2011
  • Submission of revised version by November 24, 2011
  • Notification of acceptance will be given by December 15, 2011
  • Camera ready version due December 22, 2011
  • 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)

Instructions for CHA2011 Special Issue on Computing with Hardware Accelerators

  • This Special Issue is by invitation only to best papers presented at the Workshop on Exploitation of Hardware Accelerators (WEHA 2011) to be held in Istanbul (Turkey) in July 2011 in conjunction with HPCS 2011 and the 2nd Minisymposium GPUCOMP11 on GPU Computing to be held in September 2011 at Torun (Poland) in conjunction with PPAM 2011
  • The editors of the special issue are Margarita Amor, Ramón Doallo, Basilio B. Fraguela, Josep R. Herrero, Enrique S. Quintana-Ortí, and Robert Strzodka
  • Please submit papers to Manuscript Central as "CHA2011 Special Issue".
  • Submission deadline: January 31, 2012
  • Reviews due: April 30, 2012
  • Final version of the paper: August 31, 2012
  • Wiley has LaTeX templates. Submissions prepared in other formats such as Word will not be accepted. Please ignore any Wiley instructions that do not agree with these rules.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • The submitted papers must have at least 30% difference from the conference original papers.

Instructions for SIN 2011

  • This special issue is open to experts in Trust and Security in Wireless Sensor Networks and the authors of papers selected from the best papers of the 4th International Conference on Security of Information and Networks (SIN 2011), November 14-18, Sydney, Australia.
  • See Full details of Special Issue
  • The editors of the special issue are Mehmet A. Orgun, Atilla Elçi, Josef Pieprzyk, Alexander Chefranov, Rajan Shankaran, Huaxiong Wang.
  • Please submit papers to Manuscript Central as "SIN2011 Special Issue".
  • Invitation for SIN 2011 selected papers: November 30, 2011
  • Submission deadline for all papers: January 15, 2012
  • Completion of first-round reviews: April 15, 2012
  • Submission deadline for revised papers: May 15, 2012
  • Final acceptance notifications: June 15, 2012.
  • Final publication materials due: June 30, 2012.
  • Wiley has LaTeX templates. Submissions prepared in other formats such as Word will not be accepted. Please ignore any Wiley instructions that do not agree with these rules.
  • There is a 20 page limit for the submitted papers (following the Wiley template).
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • The submitted papers must have at least 30% difference from the conference original papers.

Instructions for I-SPAN 2011

  • This issue is by invitation only to papers with high quality presented at The 11th International Symposium on Pervasive Systems, Algorithms, and Networks (ISPAN-2011) to be held in August 2011 in Dalian, China.
  • The editor of the special issue are Keqiu Li.
  • Invitation for selected papers: August 31, 2011
  • Submission deadline: September 30, 2011
  • Reviews due: October 31, 2011
  • Submission deadline for revisions: November 30, 2011
  • Final decision: December 31, 2011.
  • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted
  • The submitted papers must have at least 30% difference from the conference original papers.