SN Computer Science welcomes Topical Issues

  • Topical Issues

SN Computer Science welcomes Topical Issues in emerging and hot topics, relevant to the aims and scope of the journal. These issues could even originate from well-established and upcoming conferences- as part of conference Journal-track, or a selection of best extended papers.

We accept proposals and nominations from Guest Editors. Please contact Suvira [Publishing Editor], Teena Bedi- [Managing Editor] and/or Nidhi Chandhoke- [Publishing Contact]

More details of Topical Issue submission requirements are given in the Topical Issue Proposal submission template.Submissions are open for all Topical Issues listed below and articles can be submitted through the Editorial Manager.

Closed Topical Issues

Advances in Internet Research and Engineering

Guest Editors: Dr. Mohit Sethi, Aalto University, Finland; Prof. Debabrata Das, Professor and Hewlett Packard Chair, IIIT-Bangalore, India; Dr. P. V. Ananda Mohan, Technology Advisor, Centre for Development of Advanced Computing, Bengaluru, India and Dr. Balaji Rajendran, Joint director, Centre for Development of Advanced Computing, Bengaluru, India

Future Data and Security Engineering 2018

Guest Editors: Tran Khanh Dang, Faculty of Computer Science & Engineering; Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Vietnam

Modelling methods in Computer Systems, Networks and Bioinformatics

Guest Editor: Erol Gelenbe, Institute of Theoretical and Applied Informatics, the Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland

Upcoming Topical Issues

• Advanced Computing and Data Sciences

Editors: Dr. Mayank Singh, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa; Prof. Vipin Tyagi, Jaypee University of Engineering & Technology, Guna, MP, India; Dr. P.K. Gupta, Jaypee University of Information Technology, Solan, HP, India

• Advances in Computational Approaches for Artificial Intelligence, Image Processing, IoT and Cloud Applications

Guest Editors: Dr. Bhanu Prakash K N, Group Leader, Signal & Image Processing, Laboratory of Molecular Imaging Singapore Bioimaging Consortium, A*STAR, Singapore; Dr. M. Shivakumar, Principal, GSSS Institute of Engineering & Technology for Women, Mysuru, India

Advances in Computational Intelligence, Paradigms and Applications

Guest Editors: Dr. Young Lee, Department of Computing and Cyber Security, Texas A&M University, San Antonio, USA; Dr. S. Meenakshi Sundaram, Professor & Head, Dept. of Computer Science & Engineering, Mysuru, Karnataka, India

Advanced Machine Learning Approaches in Cognitive Computing

Guest Editors: Kuntpong Woraratpanya , Assistant Professor with the Faculty of Information Technology, King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand;  Phayung Meesad, Associate Professor, Faculty of Information Technology and Digital Innovation, King Mongkut’s University of Technology North Bangkok(KMUTNB), Thailand

• AI and Deep Learning Trends in Healthcare

Guest Editors: KC Santosh, PhD, Department of Computer Science, University of South Dakota, Vermillion,SD; Paolo Soda, PhD, Associate Professor in Computer Science at the Department of Engineering, University Campus Bio-Medico di Roma (UCBM), Rome, Italy; Zalelam Temesgen, MD, Infectious Disease Specialist, Mayo Clinic Center for Tuberculosis, Rochester, MN

• Computer Aided Methods to Combat COVID-19 Pandemic

Submission Deadline:  June 7th, 2020

Guest Editors:  Dr. David Clifton, University of Oxford, UK;  Dr. Matthew Brown, University of California Los Angeles, US; Dr. Yuan-Ting Zhang, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Dr. Tapabrata Chakraborty, University of Oxford, UK

Computational Biology and Biomedical Informatics

Guest Editors: Dhruba Kr Bhattacharyya, Professor, Department of CSE, Tezpur University, Tezpur, India; Sushmita Mitra, INAE Chair Professor, Machine Intelligence Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India; Jugal Kr Kalita, Professor, Department of Computer Science,University of Colorado at Colorado Spring, USA

Computational Statistics

Guest Editors: Prof. (Dr.) Anish Gupta, Amity University, Greater Noida Campus, India; Prof. (Dr.) Mike Hinchey, University of Limerick, Ireland; Prof. (Dr.) Vincenzo Puri, University of Milano, Italy; Dr. Zeev Zalevsky, Barllan University, Israel; Dr. Wan Abdul Rahim, University Teklnologi MARA, Malaysia

 Data Management for Machine Learning Applications

Guest Editors: Dr Pit Pichappan, Digital Information Research Labs, UK & India; Dr Pavel Losket, Senior Lecturer, Swansea University, UK; Dr Simon Fong, Associate Professor and PhD Advisor of Computer and Information Science, University of Macau, Macau

• Deep learning approaches for data analysis: A practical perspective

Submission Deadline:  May, 2020

Guest Editor: Dr. D. Jude Hemanth, Associate Professor, ECE Department, Karunya University, Coimbatore, India; Dr. Lipo Wang, Professor, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University Singapore; Dr. Anastasia Angelopoulou, Senior Lecturer, Department of Computer Science, University of Westminister, UK

Document Analysis and Recognition

Guest Editors: Michael Blumenstein, Associate Dean, Faculty of Engineering and IT, University of Technology Sydney; Seiichi Uchida, Professor, Human Interface Laboratory, Department of Advanced Information Technology, Kyushu University, Japan and Cheng-Lin Liu, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

• Emerging Technologies for 5G and Beyond

Guest Editors: Dr. Aloknath De, CTO/CVP - Samsung Research India, Bangalore, India

Forum for Information Retrieval Evaluation

Submission Deadline: April, 2020

Guest Editors: Mandar Mitra, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India and Prasenjit Majumder, Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, Gandhinagar, India

Future Data and Security Engineering 2019

Guest Editors: Tran Khanh Dang, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, VNU-HCM; Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

• Hardware-Assisted Security Solutions for Electronic Systems

Guest Editors: Himanshu Thapliyal, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA; Saraju P. Mohanty, University of North Texas, Denton, USA; Wujie Wen, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, USA; Yiran Chen, Duke University, Durham, USA

Innovation and Technology for Smart Learning

Guest Editors: Lam-for Kwok, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Junjie Shang, Peking University, China;  Shinichi Sato, Nihon Fukushi University, Japan;  Richard Li, University of Canterbury, New Zealand

Machine Learning in Pattern Analysis

Guest Editors: Reinhard Klette, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand; Brendan McCane, University of Otago, New Zealand; Gabriella Sanniti di Baja, Institute of High Performance Computing and Networking, Italy; Palaiahnakote Shivakumara, University of Malaya, Malaysia; Liang Wang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

• New Paradigms of Software Production and Deployment

Guest Editors: Alfredo Capozucca, University of Luxembourg; Jean-Michel Bruel, University of Toulouse; Manuel Mazzara, Innopolis University; Bertrand Meyer, Politecnico di Milano and Innopolis University

Privacy, Data Protection and Digital Identity

Submission deadline: February 15th, 2020

Guest Editors: Fernando Boavida, University of Coimbra, Portugal; Andrea Praitano, Maticmind S.p.A, and Hermes University of Rome, Rome, Italy; Georgios V. Lioudakis, ICT ABOVO, Greece

Real-Time Contextual Data Collection in Smart Cities

Submission Deadline: April 30th, 2020

Guest Editors: Khaled Shaalan, Faculty of Engineering & IT, The British University in Dubai, Dubai and May El Barachi, Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences, University of Wollongong, Dubai

• Recent Developments in Unsupervised Deep Learning

Guest Editors: Joey Tianyi Zhou, Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC), A*STAR, Singapore; Xi Peng, College of Computer Science, Sichuan University, China;  Zhengming Ding, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, USA

• Social Media Analytics and its Evaluation

Submission Deadline: May 25th, 2020 

Guest Editors: Thomas Mandl, Assistant Professor of Information Science, University of Hildesheim, Germany; Prasenjit Majumder, Assistant Professor, DAIICT, Gandhinagar, India; Sandip Modha, Assistant Professor, DAIICT & LDRP-ITR , Gandhinagar, India

• Software Challenges to Exascale Computing 

Guest Editors: Amit Majumdar, San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC), University of California San Diego (UCSD) and Ritu Arora, Texas Advanced Computing Center, University of Texas at Austin, Austin

• Software Technology and Its Enabling Computing Platforms

Guest Editors: Lam-Son Lê, Faculty of Computer Science & Engineering, HCMC University of Technology, Vietnam; Michel Toulouse, Professor, Computer Science & Engineering, Hanoi University of Science & Technology, Vietnam

• Technologies and Components for Smart Cities

Guest Editors: Himanshu Thapliyal, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA; Saraju P. Mohanty, University of North Texas, Denton, USA; Srinivas Katkoori, University of South Florida, Tampa,  USA; Kailash Chandra Ray, Indian Institute of Technology, Patna, India

Web for Information and Knowledge Exploration, Sharing and Security

Sections 1: Web2Touch

Section 2: Security

Section 3: Arosa

Guest Editors: Haider ABBAS, Nat. Univ. of Sciences & Technology, Pakistan; Hammad AFZAL, Nat. Univ. of Sciences & Technology, Pakistan; Rodrigo BONACIN, CTI, Brazil; Ismail BOUASSIDA, University of Sfax, ReDCAD lab, Tunisia; Khalil DRIRA, LAAS-CNRS and Univ Toulouse, France; Riccardo MARTOGLIA, UniMoRe, Italy; Olga NABUCO, CTI, Brazil; Fatiha SAÏS, LRI, Paris Sud University, France