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

Future Data and Security Engineering 2018

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

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

Modelling methods in Computer Systems, Networks and Bioinformatics

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

• Emerging Technologies for 5G and Beyond

Guest Editors: Dr. Aloknath De, CTO/CVP - Samsung Research India, Bangalore, India; Dr. Debabrata Das, HP Chair Professor,  IIIT Bangalore, India

Upcoming Topical Issues

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

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

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

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

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: March, 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

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

• 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

• 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

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.

• 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

• Social Media Analytics and its Evaluation

Submission Deadline: March 30th, 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

• 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

• 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

• 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