Instructions for 2010

LaSCoG-SCoDiS'10 | ECMLS2010 | FGMMS2010 | SBAC-PAD2010 | SORT2010 | IDC2010 | NSS2010 | MCMCE2010 | CIT2010


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.