Call for Papers - Special Issue of "Embedded Systems Engineering"

Call for papers - Special issue of "Embedded Systems Engineering"

July 5, 2012
Editorial Committee of the Journal of Information Processing

Journal of Information Processing (JIP) is pleased to announce the call for papers for a special issue of "Embedded Systems Engineering". This special issue targets state-of-the-art research results and case studies in embedded systems area as follows. This special issue is conducted by guest editor system. Prof. Yukikazu Nakamoto, Chair of Special Interest Group of Embedded Systems and Prof. Keiji Kimura, Program Co-Chairs of ESS 2012 are the guest editors of this special issue.

Target Area

Requirement Definition/Analysis Method, Developing Process, Design Methodology, Developing Environment, EDA, Co-design/Co-verification, Programming Language, Compiler, Low Power Technology, Dependable Systems, Verification, Test, Debugging Method/Tool, Performance Evaluation, Architecture, Processor, DSP, RTOS, Middleware, Network, Communication, Distributed Systems, Security, User Interface, Usability, Media Processing, Case Study, New Applications, Education, Training, Skill Standard, Collaboration with Industries and Universities, Project Management, Applications such as automobile, ITS, OA, Information Appliance and so on.

Journal of Information Processing (JIP) is currently encouraging more submissions from outside of Japan.
Any papers electronically submitted to JIP before July 31, 2012 are free of publication charge when accepted.

Submission Guidelines

(1) All papers must be submitted electronically. Please access the following URL and proceed under the submission instructions:
*Note that this URL is for English papers only.
If you plan to submit a paper in Japanese, please visit another page at

(2) All papers will be reviewed. The review process will be carried out in the same manner as regular issues. However, you have shorter time than usual (two months) for preparation of your responses to inquiries.

(3) Submission deadline is November 5, 2012.

(4) The special issue will be published on the J-Stage website in July, 2013. Preprint will be published on the IPSJ Journal in July, 2013.

(5) The Editorial Committee of This Special Issue
Editor in-Chief: Yukikazu NAKAMOTO (Univ. of Hyogo)
Editorial Board: Keiji KIMURA (Waseda Univ.)
Editorial Committee: Toshiaki AOKI (Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology), Masato EDAHIRO (Nagoya Univ.), Hiroaki FUKUDA (Shibaura Institute of Technology), Katsuhiko GONDOW (Tokyo Institute of Technology), Mikio HASHIMOTO (Toshiba Corp.), Eiichi HAYAKAWA (Takushoku Univ.), Tomoji KISHI (Waseda Univ.), Keiji KIMURA (Waseda Univ.), Hironori NAKAJO (Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture and Technology), Hiroki MATSUTANI (Keio Univ.), Kouichi ONO (IBM Research - Tokyo), Nozomu TOGAWA (Waseda Univ.), Takanori YOKOYAMA (Tokyo City Univ.), Hironori WASHIZAKI (Waseda Univ.)