Call for papers - Special issue of "Network Science"

June 14, 2016
Updated on June 27, 2016
Editorial Committee of the Journal of Information Processing

The 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 “Network Science”.
We warmly invite original papers in all areas of network ecologies including (but not limited to):
 ● Complex Networks (Small World Network, Scale Free Networks)
 ● Epidemic analysis, Virus diffusion, Chain bankruptcy
 ● Network Community Detection
 ● Social Capitals
 ● Network Visualization
 ● Network Economics Indexes
 ● Network Centralities
 ● SNS, Information Diffusions
 ● Network Emergence with Biological or Social Mechanism
 ● Distributed autonomous system
 ● P2P, Sensors, Ad-hoc Networks
 ● Self-organization
Journal of Information Processing (JIP) is currently encouraging more submissions from outside of Japan.
Any papers electronically submitted to JIP before July 31, 2017 are eligible for 30% discount in publication charge when accepted.

Submission Guidelines

(1) All papers must be submitted electronically. Please access the following URL and proceed under the submission instructions:

In the event you would like to make a submission, you must first create an account on the paper submission Web page. For detailed information, please refer to the manual available from the link “Submission Rules and Document Types” at the top of the submission page.

(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 October 3, 2016.

(4) The special issue will be published on the J-Stage website in July, 2017. Preprint will be published on the IPSJ Journal in June, 2017.

(5) The Editorial Committee of This Special Issue
Editor in-Chief: Yukio HAYASHI (JAIST)
Editorial Board: Fujio TORIUMI (The Univ. of Tokyo), Atsushi TANAKA (Yamagata Univ.),Tomochi MASAKI (Okinawa International Univ.), Katsuhide FUJITA(Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture and Technology)
Editorial Committee: Kazuhiro KOJIMA(AIST),Kazuhiro KAZAMA(Wakayama Univ.),Jun KANAMITSU(Kyoto Sangyo Univ.),Hidefumi SAWAI(NICT),Hideyuki MIZUTA(IBM Japan),Hiroshi OKAMOTO(Fuji Xerox),Masahiro KIMURA(Ryukoku Univ.),Shinichiro YOSHII(Scigineer),Satoru MORITA(Shizuoka Univ.), Tatsushi MATSUBAYASHI(NTT Service Evolution Laboratories),Tetsuo IMAI(Tokyo Univ. of Information Sciences),Tsuyoshi mURATA(Tokyo Institute of Technology),Takayasu FUSHIMI(Tsukuba Univ.),Noriyuki KAMIBAYASHI(Tokyo Univ. of Technology),Hiroshi MIWA(Kwansei Gakuin Univ.),Takashi IBA(Keio Univ.),Wataru SOMA(Nihon Univ.)

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