Special issues - Call for papers

We welcome submissions for the upcoming special issues

Data Science on Multimedia Data: Challenges and Applications [1167]
Guest editors: Francesco Piccialli, Nik Bessis, Gwanggil Jeon, Valeria Mele
Deadline for submissions: extended to June 1, 2020

Role of computer vision in smart cities - Applications and research challenges [1158T]
Guest editors: Ubaid Abbasi, Irfan Mehmood, HuanSheng Ning
Deadline for submissions: extended to July 31, 2020

Real-time 2D/3D Image Processing with Deep Learning [1171]
Guest editors: Soo Kyun Kim, Min-Hyung Choi, Junchul Chun, Xibin Jia
Deadline for submissions: extended to June 29, 2020

Multimodal Deep Learning for Multimedia Understanding and Reasoning [1165]
Guest editors: Yahong Han, Jingjing Chen
Deadline for submissions: extended to June 1, 2020

 5G Multimedia communications for Vehicular, Industry and Entertainment applications [1172]
Guest editors: Mikel Zorrilla, Jorge Posada, Angel Martin
Deadline for submissions: extended to August 31, 2020

Multimedia Alternate Realities: enabling technologies, mediated interactions and experiences [1161]
Guest editors: Teresa Chambel, Rene Kaiser, Nimesha Ranasinghe, Wendy Van den Broeck, Omar Aziz Niamut
Deadline for submissions: extended to May 1, 2020

Machine learning for big multimedia analytics [1162]
Guest editors: Tian Jing, Xin Xu
Deadline for submissions: extended to June 30, 2020

Edge Intelligence-Enabled Multimedia Processing [1164]
Guest editors: Rongbo Zhu, Ashiq Anjum, Maode Ma, Shiwen Mao
Deadline for submissions: June 20, 2020

Blockchain-based multimedia security [1159T]
Guest editors: Yushu Zhang, Ming Li, Shangwei Guo, Weizhi Meng, Hongxiang Li
Deadline for submissions: August 31, 2020

Deep Pattern Discovery for Big Multimedia Data [1168]
Guest editors: Chengyuan Zhang, Huawen Liu, Xiaofeng Zhu, Weiren Yu
Deadline for submissions: August 31, 2020

Futuristic Trends and Innovations in Multimedia Systems Using Big Data, IoT and Cloud Technologies (FTIMS) [1174]
Guest editors: Pradeep Kumar Singh, Bharat Bhargava, Wei-Chiang Hong, Pelin Angin
Deadline for submissions: extended to November 30, 2020

Interaction in Immersive Experiences​ [1173]
Guest editors: Harry Agius, Damon Daylamani-Zad
Deadline for submissions: extended to May 1, 2020

IoT Multimedia Applications and Services​ [1175]
Guest editors: James J. (Jong Hyuk) Park, Yi Pan, Pradip Kumar Sharma
Deadline for submissions: August 30, 2020

Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning for Biomedical Applications​ [1176]
Guest editors: Pritee Khanna, M. Tanveer, Mukesh Prasad, Chin-Teng Lin
Deadline for submissions: July 31, 2020

Advances in Deep Learning for Multimodal Fusion and Alignment [1177]
Guest editors: Feiran Huang, Shahid Mumtaz
Deadline for submissions: July 31, 2020

Social Multimedia Processing: Techniques and Applications [1135T]
Guest editors: Jason C. Hung, Yan Pei, Qingguo Zhou, Francisco Isidro Massetto
​Deadline for submissions: extended to June 30, 2020

Pattern Recognition for Adaptive User Interfaces [1178]
Guest editors: Fabio Narducci, David Freire Obregon, Ignazio Passero
Deadline for submissions: extended to February 28, 2021

Multimedia Software Engineering: Challenges and Opportunities [1179]
Guest editors: Alok Mishra, Arif Ali Khan, Luis Iribarne, Deepti Mishra
Deadline for submissions: extended to November 30, 2020

Multimedia-based Healthcare Systems using Computational Intelligence [1181]
Guest editors: Yizhang Jiang, Kim-Kwang Raymond Choo, Hoon Ko
Deadline for submissions: December 31, 2020

Cybersecurity, Intelligent Multimedia Systems for Threat Detection and Data Protection [1180]
Guest editors: Andrzej Dziech, Wim Mess
Deadline for submissions: September 30, 2020

Multimedia Processing to Tackle the Dark Side of Social Life [1183]
Guest editors: Jyoti Prakash Singh, Snehasish Banerjee​ 
Deadline for submissions: extended to December 31, 2020

Deep Learning for High Spatial Resolution Imagery in Remote Sensing [1185]
Guest editors: Oscar Sanjuán Martínez, Giuseppe Fenza​, Rubén González Crespo​ 
Deadline for submissions: August 25, 2020

Security and Privacy for Intelligent Multimedia Processing in the Era of Big Data [1184]
Guest editors: Yang Yang, Victor Chang​, Hui Cui, Hung-Min Sun ​ 
Deadline for submissions:  extended to January 15, 2021

Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence based Multimedia Systems and Applications [1186]
Guest editors: Harry Haoxiang Wang, Chawki Djeddi, Ameur Bensefia, Akhtar Jamil, Yousri Kessentini​  ​ 
Deadline for submissions: extended to November 30, 2020

Artificial Intelligence for Physical Agents [1188]
Guest editors: Luis M. Bergasa, Manuel Ocaña, Rafael Barea
Deadline for submissions: January 31, 2021

Frontiers in Computer Vision for Human Computer Interaction [1189]
Guest editors: Carlos Enrique Montenegro Marín, Paulo Alonso Gaona García, Edward Rolando Núñez Valdez
Deadline for submissions: September 07, 2020

Depth-Related Processing and Applications in Visual Systems [1190]
Guest editors: Runmin Cong, Chongyi Li, Ke Li, Yao Zhao 
Deadline for submissions: extended to 31 March 2021

Pioneering AI, Data Science and Multimedia Techniques and Findings for COVID-19 [1192]
Guest editors: Victor Chang, Muthu Ramachandran, Víctor Méndez Muñoz 
Deadline for submissions: November 30, 2020

Sentient Multimedia Systems [1191]
Guest editors: Loredana Caruccio, Giuseppe Polese, Shi-Kuo Chang​ 
Deadline for submissions: extended to July 6, 2020

Intelligent Processing of Multimedia Signals [1193]
Guest editors: Dalin Zhang, Jinan Fiaidhi, Carlos Ramos​​ 
Deadline for submissions: extended to December 31, 2020

Secured and Efficient Convergence of Artificial Intelligence and Internet of Things [1194]
Guest editors: Fazlullah Khan, Lie-Liang Yang, Ateeq ur Rehman​, Mian Ahmad Jan​ 
Deadline for submissions: extended to October 15, 2020

Interactive Multimedia Communication with 6G [1196]
Guest editors: Vijayalakshmi Saravanan, Isaac Woungang, Alagan Anpalagan   
Deadline for submissions: extended to December 21, 2020

Advances in Soft Computing Techniques for Visual Information-based Systems [1197]
Guest editors: Shishir Kumar Shandilya, Neal Wagner, Atulya K Nagar   
Deadline for submissions: October 31, 2020

Advances in Multimedia Interaction and Visualization [1198]
Guest editors: Rita Francese, Ebad Banissi, Nuno Datia, Michele Risi   
Deadline for submissions: extended to August 31, 2020

Computational Intelligence Revolution in Multimedia Data Analytics and Business Management [1199]
Guest editors: Anirban Mitra, Florentina Anica Pintea   
Deadline for submissions: extended to November 1, 2020

Machine Vision Theory and Applications for Cyber Physical Systems [1200]
Guest editors: Manish Khare, Ashish Khare, Moongu Jeon, Ishwar K. Sethi    
Deadline for submissions: extended to January 31, 2021

Video on Demand over Over The Top Platform [1201]
Guest editors: Parameshachari B D, Rocío Pérez de Prado, Silvia Liberata Ullo    
Deadline for submissions: December 25, 2020

Multimedia Tools for Digital Twin [1202]
Guest editors: Gwanggil Jeon, Valerio Bellandi, Ernesto Damiani, Abdellah Chehri 
Deadline for submissions: February 01, 2021

Applications of Advanced Artificial Intelligence in Multimedia and Information Security [1203]
Guest editors: Ayush Goyal, Sanju Tiwari 
Deadline for submissions: October 31, 2020

Multimedia Technology for Security and Surveillance in Degraded Vision [1204]
Guest editors: Mrinal Kanti Bhowmik, Priya Saha 
Deadline for submissions: extended to December 31, 2020

Emerging Technologies for Information Hiding and Forensics in Multimedia Systems [1205]
Guest editors: Samayveer Singh, Ki-Hyun Jung 
Deadline for submissions: November 27, 2020

Blockchain for Secure and Optimal Multimedia Processing in Healthcare Systems [1206]
Guest editors: Suresh Chandra Satapathy, Saurabh Bilgaiyan, Celestine Iwendi, Uttam Ghosh 
Deadline for submissions: 15 March, 2021

Innovations in Multimedia Information Processing & Retrieval​​ [1207]
Guest editors: Tanvi Arora, Renu Dhir, Rituraj Soni 
Deadline for submissions: January 31, 2021

Advances in Ubiquitous Computing and Networks for Secure Industrial Multimedia Applications​​ [1208]
Guest editors: Prashant Pillai, Amrit Mukherjee, Qin Xin, Sukhpal Singh Gill  
Deadline for submissions: January 15, 2021

Recent Advances on Social Media Analytics and Multimedia Systems: Issues and Challenges [1209]
Guest editors: Thoudam Doren Singh, Surmila Thokchom, Laiphrakpam Dolendro Singh, Bunil Kumar Balabantaray   
Deadline for submissions: November 30, 2020

Computer Vision for Clinical Images [1210]
Guest editors: Lai Khin Wee, Guoyu Lu, Hum Yan Chai, Tee Yee Kai, Ramaraj Ravi, Wei-Ta Chu      
Deadline for submissions: December 31, 2020

AIoT Support and Applications with Multimedia [1211]
Guest editors: Sudhir Sharma, Kanta Prasad Sharma, Rashmi Agrawal
Deadline for submissions: October 31, 2020

Deep Learning Techniques for Infrared Image/Video Understanding [1212]
Guest editors: Ayan Seal, Debotosh Bhattacharjee, Anis Yazidi
Deadline for submissions: December 31, 2020

Computational Optimization and Applications for Heterogeneous Multimedia Data [1213]
Guest editors: Gangman Yi, Donghoon Kim, Neil Yen
Deadline for submissions: February 01, 2021

Multimedia Medical Data-driven Decision Making [1214]
Guest editors: Chinmay Chakraborty, Mario José Diván, Saïd Mahmoudi
Deadline for submissions: January 10, 2021

Multimodal Interaction and IoT Applications [1215]
Guest editors: Karm Veer Arya, Yogesh Kumar Meena​
Deadline for submissions: December 31, 2020

Intelligent and Sustainable Techniques for Multimedia Big Data Management for Smart Cities Services [1216]
Guest editors: Mohd Abdul Ahad, Sudhir Kumar Sharma
Deadline for submissions: December 30, 2020

Recent Trends in AI and Data Science for Multimedia Data Analysis on Social Network [1217]
Guest editors: Munesh Chandra Trivedi, Kavi Kumar Khedo, Anil Kumar Dubey
Deadline for submissions: January 15, 2021

Engineering Tools and Applications in Medical Imaging [1218]
Guest editors: Abhishek Gupta, Bala Chakravarthy Neelapu, Srikanth Vasamsetti, Rajiv Balachandran, Nitika Monga​
Deadline for submissions: March 31, 2021