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Editorial Board


  • Albert Y Zomaya, The University of Sydney, Australia

Associate Editor-in-Chief

  • Laurence T Yang, St. Francis Xavier University, Canada

Journal Steering Committee

  • Hamid R Arabnia, University of Georgia, USA
  • Sajal K Das, University of Texas, Arlington, USA
  • Sandeep KS Gupta, Arizona State University, USA
  • Salim Hariri, University of Arizona, USA
  • Sanjay Ranka, University of Florida, USA
  • Behrooz A Shirazi, Washington State University, USA
  • Mazin Yousif, T-Systems International, GmbH, USA

Associate Editors

  • Samee U Khan, North Dakota State University, USA
  • Lizhe Wang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, USA
  • Cheng-Zhong Xu, Wayne State University, USA

Subject Area Editors

  • Selim G Akl, Queens University, Canada (Unconventional computation)
  • David P Anderson, UC Berkeley, USA (Volunteer computing)
  • Pascal Bouvry, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg (Scalable evolutionary computing)
  • Ivona Brandic, Vienna University of Technology, Austria (Workflow computing)
  • Dan Chen, China University of Geosciences, China (Modeling and simulation)
  • Joanna Kolodziej, Cracow University of Technology, Poland (Scalable optimization)
  • Mohan Kumar, University of Texas, Arlington, USA (Petascale computing)
  • Bellatreche Ladjel, ENSMA, France (Scalable databases)
  • Erwin Laure, KTH, Sweden (Multi-core and many core computing)
  • Laurent Lefevre, INRIA, University of Lyon, France (Green Computing)
  • Juan Li, North Dakota State University, USA (Service computing)
  • Thanasis Loukopoulos, Technological Institute of Lamia, Greece (P2P systems)
  • Thomas Ludwig, University of Hamburg, Germany (High performance computing)
  • Vinod Namboodiri, Wichita State University, USA (Scalable wireless communications)
  • Jean Marc Pierson, University Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France (Large distributed systems)
  • Thierry Priol, INRIA, France (Cluster computing)
  • Haiying Shen, Clemson University, USA (Scalable data intensive mobile computing)
  • David Wallom, Oxford e-Research Centre, UK (Cloud computing and e-Science)
  • Sherali Zeadally, University of the DC, USA (Scalability in networking infrastructures)
  • Honggang Zhang, Zhejiang University, China (Pervasive and mobile computing)

Aims & scope


Scalable Computing publishes high-quality, scholarly research papers, comments on previously published papers, and survey articles on any aspect of scalable computing and communications. The journal aims to actively consolidate the state-of-the-art research in the field, and foster advancements in circuit and component design, software, operating systems, networking and mobile computing, cloud computing, computational grids, peer-to-peer systems, and high-performance computing.

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Scalable Middleware for HPC and Big Data Systems

In this thematic series, we are particularly interested in original work at the intersection of HPC and Big Data with regard to middleware handling and optimizations. The scope is existing and proposed middleware for HPC and big data, including analytics libraries and frameworks.

Deadline for submissions: 2 December, 2013

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