Instructions for 2020

PDCAT2019 | WSCAD2019 | HHAMA19 |


Instructions for Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies (PDCAT2019) Special issue

  • This special issue is open to all and built on high-quality papers presented at The 20th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies (PDCAT 2019) held in Gold Coast, Australia, 5-7 December 2019, and The 10th International Symposium on Parallel Architectures, Algorithms and Programming (PAAP 2019) held in Guangzhou, China, 12-14 December 2019.
  • The guest editors of the special issue are:
  • Submissions must follow these guidelines: 
    • Submit at Manuscript central as PDCAT2019 special issue
    • Submissions should be be prepared for publication according to the journal submission guidelines
    • Latex should use the Wiley template.
    • Submissions must be original and must not be under consideration in any other venue. All submissions will be reviewed by at least three reviewers.
    • The submitted papers must have at least 50% difference from any other papers.
    • There is a limit of 15 papers plus an editorial in the special issue
  • Important dates:
    • Paper Submissions: 1 March 2020 (to Manuscript Central as PDCAT2019 special issue)
    • 1st review round: 1 June 2020
    • Revision: 1 August 2020
    • 2nd review round: 1 September 2020
    • Final manuscript due: 15 October 2020

Instructions for WSCAD2019 Special issue

  • This special issue will be based on extended versions, with at least 50% new content, of the best papers from the WSCAD XX Brazilian Symposium on High Performance Computational Systems, Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul, from October 16th to 18th, 2019.
  • The guest editors of the special issue are:
  • Submissions must follow these guidelines: 
    • Submit at Manuscript central as WSCAD2019 special issue
    • Submissions should be be prepared for publication according to the journal submission guidelines
    • Latex should use the Wiley template.
    • Submissions should be up to 18 pages in length (inclusive of figures and tables)
    • The submitted papers must have at least 50% difference from any other papers.
    • There is a limit of 15 papers plus an editorial in the special issue
  • Important dates:
    • Please submit your full paper to Manuscript central as WSCAD2019 special issue by April 5, 2020.
    • Reviews due: July 5, 2020.
    • Revisions of the paper: September 6, 2020.
    • Camera-ready paper due: November 2nd, 2020

Instructions for Special Issue on High-end Heterogeneous Architectures, Methodologies, and Algorithms (HHAMA19)

  • This Issue on High-end Heterogeneous Architectures, Methodologies, and Algorithms (HHAMA19) is open by invitation to extended versions of high-quality papers presented at the 5th International Workshop on Models, Algorithms and Methodologies for Hybrid Parallelism in new HPC Systems MAMHYP19 in conjunction with the 12th International Conference on Parallel Processing and Applied Mathematics PPAM 2019. This is also an open special issue where everyone is encouraged to submit papers.
  • A detailed call is available
  • The Topics of interest for this special issue include, but are not limited to:
    • Heterogeneous algorithms with multiple forms of parallelism
    • Auto tuning techniques for heterogeneous and parallel environments
    • Techniques for multi-/many-core platforms, NUMA architectures, or accelerator devices
    • Synchronization and access to shared resources
    • Multi-level cache management
    • Task scheduling and load balancing among computing elements
    • Fault tolerant implementations of scientific algorithms
    • Performance and scalability models
    • Tools and programming environments supporting efficient usage of different form of parallelism.
    • Resources virtualization for High Performance Computing on low power devices
    • Programming environments for high performance cloud computing with GPGPUs and FPGAs
    • algorithms for scientific computing on Internet of Things environments
    • Data science oriented multi-level algorithms for low-power embedded and mobile devices systems
    • Fog computing and computation at the edge
    • Solution of real world applications with new heterogeneous systems
  • The guest editors of the special issue are:
  • Submissions must follow these guidelines: 
    • Submit at Manuscript central as HHAMA19 special issue
    • Submissions should be be prepared for publication according to the journal submission guidelines
    • The submitted papers must have at least 50% difference from any other papers.
    • There is a limit of 15 papers plus an editorial in the special issue
  • Important dates:
    • Submission deadline: 20 January 2020
    • 1st review round 20 March 2020
    • Submission deadline for revised versions of the manuscripts: 20 April 2020
    • Final Decision: 20 May 2020
    • Electronic Publication: four months after all final papers submitted.