Instructions for 2019

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Instructions for Special issue on high performance computing for computational science (VECPAR’18)

  • This Special Issue is a call for extended papers of presentations held during the 13th International Meeting on High-Performance Computing for Computational Science (VECPAR’18), September 17-19 2018, in São Pedro - Brazil. Authors of selected papers of the conference will be invited to submit extended versions which can be published in special issue upon evaluation.
  • An open call for papers in this area is also included.
  • The detailed call is available
  • Papers submitted to the special issue should cover topics of interests that include, but are not limited to the following:
    • Large-scale Simulations in computational science and engineering
    • Parallel and Distributed Computing
    • Parallel Algorithms
    • Numerical Algorithms on Multicore, GPUs and Emerging Architectures
    • Symbolic algorithms on Multicore, GPUs and Emerging Architectures
    • Support Tools and Environments
    • Scheduling and Load Balancing
    • Performance Analysis, Evaluation and Tuning
    • Parallel and high performance machine learning algorithms and applications
  • The guest editors of the special issue are
  • Submissions must follow these guidelines: 
    • Submit at Manuscript central as VECPAR2018 special issue
    • Submissions should be be prepared for publication according to the journal submission guidelines
    • The submitted papers must have at least 50% extension from the conference original papers.
    • The submitted papers must be original and must not be under consideration in any other venue. Any questions about the special issue should be addressed to guest editors.
  • Important dates:
    • Submission deadline to VECPAR Conference: June 15 2018.
    • Invitation to Special Issue October 15 2018.
    • Submission deadline for Special Issue February 28, 2019.
    • First round of review: April 30, 2019.
    • Final manuscript due: July 28, 2019.
    • Estimated publication date: fourth Quarter 2019

Instructions for TIOT2018 Special Issue on “Towards the Internet of Things of year 2020: Applications and future trends”

  • This special issue is open to all on the theme "Towards the Internet of Things of year 2020" and topics from the 5th edition of the International Workshop on Data Mining on IoT Systems (VICTA 2018) held at Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain (26-29 November 2018).
  • The detailed call is available
  • Topics: We envisage that IoT will continue to evolve as new computing and communication paradigm will arrive at a mature stage, and therefore it is important to research independent IoT solutions of the specified technologies involved, including but not limited to the following aspects:
    • Technological needs - encompassing existing technologies (and those to come) with their own peculiarities;
    • Finalization needs - addressing issues with remarkable social impact;
    • Service design needs - integrates several technologies to convey information from sources that are not only people but also real and virtualized objects;
  • The guest editors of the special issue are
    • Francesco Piccialli, University of Naples Federico II, Italy.
    • Gwanggil Jeon, Ph.D., Incheon National University, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Submissions must follow these guidelines: 
    • Submit at Manuscript central as TIOT2018 special issue
    • Submissions should be be prepared for publication according to the journal submission guidelines but only Latex is accepted. Note Wiley is changing page layout and currently doesn't have a valid template. Check on submission for this.
    • The submitted papers must have at least 50% extension from the conference original papers.
    • There is a 18 page max length limit (inclusive of figures and table)
  • Important dates:
    • Submission deadline: January 1 2019.
    • First round notification: 1 Mar. 2019
    • Date that revised papers are due: 1 Apr. 2019
    • Date of final decision notification: 15 May. 2019
    • Camera Ready Copy June 15 2019.
    • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted.