Monday, December 14, 2015

[DMANET] computational optimization


Call for Papers

9th International Workshop on Computational Optimization (WCO 2016)
Gdansk, Poland, September 11 - 14, 2016)

FedCSIS - 2016


We invite original contributions related with both theoretical and
practical aspects of optimization methods.
The list of topics includes, but is not limited to:

* unconstrained and constrained optimization
* combinatorial optimization
* continues optimization
* global optimization
* multiobjective optimization
* optimization in dynamic and/or noisy environments
* large scale optimization
* parallel and distributed approaches in optimization
* random search algorithms, simulated annealing, tabu search and other
derivative free optimization methods
* nature inspired optimization methods (evolutionary algorithms, ant
colony optimization, particle swarm optimization, immune artificial
systems etc)
* hybrid optimization algorithms involving natural computing
techniques and other global and local optimization methods
*computational biology and optimization
* distance geometry and applications
* optimization methods for learning processes and data mining
* application of optimization methods on real life and industrial problems
* computational optimization methods in statistics, econometrics,
finance, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, engineering etc.


Important dates:

18.04.2016 (April 18, 2016) – Full paper submission

30.05.2016 (May 30, 2016) - Position paper submission

13.06.2016 (June 13, 2016) – Notification of acceptance

04.07.2016 (July 04, 2016) – Camera-ready version of the accepted paper


Submission and Publication

* Authors should submit draft papers as PDF.
* The total length of a paper should not exceed 10 pages for full
paper and 4 pages for short papers (IEEE style). IEEE style templates
are available at
* Papers will be refereed and accepted on the basis of their
scientific merit and relevance to the workshop.
* Accepted and Presented paper will be published in the Conference
Proceedings and included in the IEEE Xplore database (pending) and
indexed in the DBLP.
* Extended versions of selected papers presented during the conference
will be published as Special Issue(s) of Springer Studies of
Computational Intelligence.

If you have any question do not hesitate to send a mail to .

Organizing Committee

Stefka Fidanova, Bulgarian Academy of Science, Bulgaria
Daniela Zaharie, West University of Timisoara, Romania
Antonio Mucherino, IRISA, France

Assoc. Prof. Stefka Fidanova
Acad. G. Bonchev str. bl.25A
1113 Sofia Bulgaria
Ph. +359-2-9796642

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