Call for papers

  • The goal of 10th IFIP International Conference on Network and Parallel Computing (NPC 2013) is to establish
    an international forum for engineers and scientists to present their excellent ideas and experiences in system
    fields of distributed and parallel computing.

    NPC 2013 welcomes paper submissions on innovative work from researchers in academia, industry and
    government describing original research work in Network and Parallel Computing. Previous events in this series
    have been successful in attracting high quality papers and a wide international participation.

  • NPC 2013 topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • * Applications of parallel and distributed computing.
  • * Systems, networks, and architectures for high end computing.
  • * Parallel and multicore issues and opportunities.
  • * Big data computing.
  • * Virtualization of machines, networks, and storage.
  • * Programming languages and environments.
  • * I/O, file systems, and data management.
  • * Resource management, scheduling, and load-balancing.
  • * Performance modeling, simulation, and prediction.
  • * Fault tolerance, reliability and availability.

  • Publications:

  • NPC 2013 will follow a new publication model. All the conference paper submissions will go through
    International Journal of Parallel Programming submission system, with paper length and requirement of
    the journal. Top ranked reviewed papers (more than 10) will be published directly by the International
    Journal of Parallel Programming (SCI indexed); other accepted papers will be published in conference
    proceedings, by LNCS, Springer (EI, Scopus). More information please refer to the publishing model online,
    http://grid.hust.edu.cn/npc2013/publications.htm.

  • Important Dates:

  • * Workshop proposals due: March 15, 2013
  • * Full paper submission due: April 2, 2013 April 9, 2013 April 16, 2013 (Firm Deadline)
  • * First round notification: June 1, 2013 June 7, 2013
  • * Second round notification: July 1, 2013 July 5, 2013
  • * Camera-ready paper upload due: July 10, 2013
  • * Authors registration due: July 5, 2013 July 10, 2013
  • * Conference dates: September 19-21, 2013

  • Paper Submission Guidelines:

  • Submissions should follow IJPP submission requirement. Authors should submit the manuscript via
    http://www.editorialmanager.com/ijpp/ and choose the SI: 10th IFIP International Conference on Network and Parallel Computing.


  • Download the call for papers here. CFP_NPC2013.pdf