Wednesday, March 31, 2021

[DMANET] UCNC 2021 -- Call for Papers

*** Call for Papers: UCNC 2021 - Espoo, Finland - October 18-22, 2021 ***

The International Conference on Unconventional Computation and Natural Computation (UCNC) is a meeting where scientists from many different backgrounds are united in their interest in novel forms of computation, human-designed computation inspired by nature, and computational aspects of natural processes. The 19th International Conference on Unconventional Computation and Natural Computation (UCNC 2021) will be held in Aalto University, Espoo, Finland on October 18-22, 2021.

Authors are invited to submit papers in PDF format of no more than 12 pages. Submissions must be prepared in LaTeX using the LNCS style, with bibliography in BibTeX using bibliography style splncs04.bst. You can use one of the following links to download the LNCS style files:

Proofs omitted due to space constraints may be put into an appendix to be read by the reviewers at their discretion.

Simultaneous submissions to other conferences or workshops with published proceedings and submitting previously published papers are not allowed.

The submission server can be accessed by clicking the following link:
After logging in to your EasyChair account, select the "New Submission" menu item on the top of the page. If you do not have an EasyChair account, follow the instructions on the login page to create one.

Topics include, but are not limited to:

* Programmable matter
* Material computing
* Molecular computing
* Membrane computing
* Quantum computing
* Self-assembling and self-organising systems
* Super-Turing computation
* Swarm computing
* Optical computing
* Collision-based computing
* Cellular automata
* Neural computation
* Evolutionary computation
* Artificial life
* Artificial immune systems
* Amorphous computing
* Chaos computing
* Physarum computing
* Computational systems biology
* Computational neuroscience
* Cellular (in-vivo) computing
* Synthetic biology

*** Important Dates ***

Submission: May 31, 2021 AoE
Notification: July 9, 2021
Final version: August 1, 2021 AoE
Early registration: TBA
Late registration: TBA
Conference: October 18-22, 2021

*** Program Committee ***

* Selim G. Akl (Queen's University, Canada)
* Pablo Arrighi (Université Paris-Saclay, France)
* Peter Banda (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg)
* Daniela Besozzi (Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Italy)
* Julien Bourgeois (Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté, France)
* Cristian Calude (University of Auckland, New Zealand)
* Matteo Cavaliere (Manchester Metropolitan University, UK)
* Jérôme Durand-Lose (Université d'Orléans, France)
* Ángel Goñi-Moreno (Technical University of Madrid, Spain)
* Masami Hagiya (University of Tokyo, Japan)
* Mika Hirvensalo (University of Turku, Finland)
* NataĊĦa Jonoska (University of South Florida, USA)
* Jarkko Kari (University of Turku, Finland)
* Irina Kostitsyna (TU Eindhoven, The Netherlands), co-chair
* Robert Legenstein (TU Graz, Austria)
* Makoto Naruse (University of Tokyo, Japan)
* Pekka Orponen (Aalto University, Finland), co-chair
* Matthew Patitz (University of Arkansas, USA)
* Christian Scheideler (University of Paderborn, Germany)
* Susan Stepney (University of York, UK)
* Gunnar Tufte (Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway)

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