CALL FOR PAPERS
1999 PACIFIC RIM INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON DEPENDABLE COMPUTING (PRDC 1999)
part of the federated 1999 International Computer Congress (ICC'99)
December 16-17, 1999
HONG KONG, CHINA

PAPER SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MAY 15, 1999


Sponsored by:

IEEE Hong Kong Section Computer Chapter
IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Fault-Tolerant Computing (approval pending)
IEEE Reliability Society

With the support of:

Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong University
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

General Information:

The Pacific Rim International Symposium on Dependable Computing (formerly Pacific Rim International Symposium on Fault-Tolerant Systems) is a biennial symposium for dissemination of the state-of-the-art research in dependable computing, with particular emphasis on systems and software. This will be the sixth in the series of biennial symposia organized since 1989. Research papers ranging from fundamental theoretical contributions to practical experimental projects are welcome. PRDC 1999 is part of the federated 1999 International Computer Congress (ICC'99) which also features The Fifth International Computer Science Conference (ICSC'99), The Sixth International Conference on Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA'99) and First International Conference on Mobile Data Access (MDA'99).

Topics of Interest:

The best papers will be considered for publication in IEEE Transactions on Reliability. Topics of interest include, but not limited to:

Submission of Papers:

Papers should describe original work (not submitted or published elsewhere) and be not more than 20 double-spaced pages including figures and tables, using 11 point type. The title page should include a 150-word abstract, five keywords, authors' names and address. The full mailing address, telephone and fax number and email address of the author for correspondence should also be specified. Electronic submission of the paper in postscript format is preferred. Please see the symposium home page for electronic submission instructions. The best papers will be considered for publication in IEEE Transactions on Reliability.

If electronic submission is not possible, then five copies of the manuscript should be sent to:

Dr. Jogesh K. Muppala
Dept. of Computer Science
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Clear Water Bay
Kowloon, HONG KONG
Tel.: +852 2358 6978
Fax: +852 2358 1477
Email: PRDC1999@cs.ust.hk

Important Deadlines:

Symposium Home Page:

http://www.cs.ust.hk/PRDC1999/

Organizing Committee:

General Co-chairs:
Yinghua Min, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Wei Zhao, Texas A&M Univ., USA
Program Co-chairs:
Michael R. Lyu, Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Jogesh K. Muppala, Hong Kong Univ. of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
Local Arrangements Chair:
Francis C. M. Lau, Hong Kong Univ., Hong Kong
Finance Chair:
Jiannong Cao, Hong Kong Polytechnic Univ., Hong Kong
Publications Chair:
Lucas Hui, Hong Kong Univ., Hong Kong
Steering Committee Chair:
Yoshihiro Tohma, Tokyo Dendai Univ., Japan

Program Committee:



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