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SoCPaR 2009

SoCPaR 2009 – Final Call for Papers

Last opportunity to finalize your submission for the SoCPaR 2009
EXTENDED Submission Deadline: *July 30, 2009*

The International Conference on Soft Computing and Pattern Recognition (SoCPaR 2009)
Malacca, Malaysia
December 4-7, 2009

Journal Special Issues:

Authors of accepted papers presented at SoCPaR 2009 will be invited to submit extended versions of their manuscripts for consideration in the following International Journals.

– International Journal of Intelligent Systems, John Wiley & Sons, USA
– The Journal of Universal Computer Science, Austria
– Neurocomputing, Eelsevier Science, The Netherlands
– Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems (JIFS), IOS Press, The Netherlands
– Neural Network World, Academy of Science, Czech Republic.
– International Journal of Autonomic Computing, Inderscience Publishers, UK
– Journal of Information Assurance and Security, USA
– International Journal of Hybrid Intelligent Systems, IOS Press, The Netherlands
– International Journal of Grid and Utility Computing (IJGUC), Inderscience Publishers, UK
– Journal of Automation, Mobile Robotics and Intelligent Systems, Poland
– International Journal of Vision and Image Processing (IJVI)
– International Journal of Advances in Soft Computing and Its Applications

Edited Volumes

Authors of accepted papers presented at SoCPaR 2009 will be invited to submit extended versions of their manuscripts for consideration in the followed edited volumes focused on several themes.

-Studies in Computational Intelligence, Springer Verlag, Germany
-Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing, Springer Verlag, Germany
-Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing, Springer Verlag, Germany
-Intelligent Systems Reference Library, Springer Verlag, Germany
-Studies in Synergetics, Springer Verlag, Germany


The aspiration of SoCPaR 2009 is to bring together worldwide leading researchers, developers,practitioners, and educators interested in advancing the state of the art in soft computing and pattern recognition for exchanging knowledge that encompasses a broad range of disciplines among various distinct communities. It is hoped that researchers will bring new prospect for collaboration across disciplines and gain idea facilitating novel breakthrough. The 4-day conference commencing from one day workshop will feature prominent keynote speakers, tutorials, poster and paper presentation in parallel tracks. SoCPaR 2009 invites novel contributions/papers of soft computing and pattern
recognition from fundamental aspects to various practical applications.

The papers are solicited in the following (but not limited) Areas:

Soft Computing and Applications  :
Evolutionary computing
Swarm intelligence
Artificial immune systems
Fuzzy Sets
Uncertainty analysis
Rough Sets
Support vector machines
Artificial neural networks
Case Based Reasoning
Hybrid intelligent systems
Nature inspired computing techniques
Machine learning
Ambient intelligence
Hardware implementations

Pattern Recognition and Applications :
Information retrieval
Data Mining
Web Mining
Image Processing
Computer Vision
Information security
Network security
Remote sensing
Medical Informatics
Signal Processing
Control systems

Submission of paper should be made through the submission link in SoCPaR 2009 official website ( Please refer to the conference website for guidelines to prepare your manuscript. SoCPaR2009 proceedings will be published by IEEE Computer Society and indexed by both EI
(Compendex) and ISTP. It is mandatory at least an author registers for every paper that is included in the conference proceedings. Proceedings will be made available during the conference.

Full paper submission: July 30, 2009
Paper acceptance / rejection notification: August 30, 2009
Camera ready submission : September 14, 2009

Honorary Chair:
L. A. Zadeh
(University of California Berkeley)
General Chair:
Nanna Suryana Herman
(Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka)
Siti Mariyam Hj. Shamsuddin
(SCRG Chair, University of Technology Malaysia)
Ajith Abraham
(MIR Labs)

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