Tuesday, February 9, 2010


Dear Colleague,
On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we invite you to participate in
the special session (workshop) on "METAHEURISTICS FOR OPTIMIZATION
PROBLEMS" at the 7th Conference on Numerical Methods and Applications
to be held 20-24 August 2010 in Borovets, Bulgaria.
The session is organized by: Assoc. Prof. Stefka Fidanova
from the Institute for Parallel Processing, Bulgarian Academy of
Sciences and Assoc. Prof. Antonio Nebro (antonio@lcc.uma.es)
from University of Malaga, Spain.
Proceedings The refereed and presented papers will be published as a
special volume of Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS).

Important deadlines Deadline for submission of abstracts
February 15, 2010
Notification of acceptance of the talks on the basis of the submitted
March 1, 2010
Deadline for submission of full papers
April 30, 2010
Notification of acceptance of full papers
June 20, 2010
Submission of accommodation forms
July 15, 2010

Abstracts and contributed papers The abstracts (up to 1 page stating
clearly the originality of the results) are to be written in standard
LaTeX. The length of the contributed papers is limited up to 8 pages. It
is assumed that one participant will present not more than one talk.
Send the abstracts and papers to special session organizers and
conference organizers, indicating the name of the special session. After
sending the abstract go to the conference web page and fill in the
registration form (personal data of the participants, minimum one per
paper, and the name of the special session).

Information about abstract and paper preparation, accommodation,
transportation, registration form and conference location you can find
at the conference web page http://www.math.bas.bg/~nummeth/nma10

Special session organizers
Assoc. Prof. S. Fidanova, Institute of Parallel Processing, Bulgarian
Academy of
Science, stefka@parallel.bas.bg
Assoc. Prof. A. Nebro, University of Malaga, Spain, e-mal:

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