Call for Papers - Special Issue of "Ubiquitous Computing Systems (XI)"

Call for papers - Special issue of "Ubiquitous Computing Systems (XI)"

March 3, 2022
Updated on June 2, 2022
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 Ubiquitous Computing Systems (XI). Ubiquitous computing is a novel paradigm merging various lines of scientific and engineering research area together. We welcome high quality papers that describe original research advancing the state of the art in ubiquitous computing, including but not limited to the following topics: Sensing Technologies, Theories and Models for Ubiquitous Computing, Ubiquitous Networking Technologies, Mobile Computing, Middleware Systems, Human-Computer Interaction, and Applications. We anticipate that contributions should be relevant and grounded within Ubiquitous Computing System and authors should write for the broad interdisciplinary readers. Prof. Jin Nakazawa of Keio University has been invited to act as a guest editor for this special issue.

Journal of Information Processing (JIP) is currently encouraging more submissions from outside of Japan.
The publication fee of any accepted papers will not be charged if all the authors of the paper belong to institutes outside Japan.

Submission Guidelines

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

Once you have submitted your manuscript, you cannot change it.
So, you must submit the final version of your manuscript.
If, by mistake, you submitted a wrong version, please contact the IPSJ secretariat <> (Replace -at- with @).

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 “Instructions & Forms” 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 (eight weeks) for preparation of your responses to inquiries.

(3) Submission deadline is June 6, 2022 June 13, 2022. *Deadline extended

(4) The special issue will be published on the J-Stage website in April, 2023. Preprint will be published on the IPSJ Journal in April, 2023.

(5) The Editorial Committee of This Special Issue
Editor-in-Chief : Jin NAKAZAWA (Keio Univ.)
Editorial Board : Takuya MAEKAWA (Osaka Univ.), Yu ENOKIBORI (Nagoya Univ.), Hiroki WATANABE (Hokkaido Univ.)
Editorial Committee : Yoji KIYOTA (LIFULL), Yuki NISHIYAMA (The Univ. of Tokyo), Tsukasa IKE (TOSHIBA), Naoya ISOYAMA (Nara Institute of Science and Technology), Sadanori ITO (NICT), Tsuyoshi OKITA (Kyushu Institute of Technology), Tadashi OKOSHI (Keio Univ.), Ayumi ONISHI (Kobe Univ.), Ren OMURA (Toyohashi Univ. of Technology), Kazuya OHARA (Nippon Telegraph and Telephone), Yasue KISHINO (Nippon Telegraph and Telephone), Mina SAKAMURA (Kadinche), Shoji SANO (Kanazawa Institute of Technology), Atsushi SHIMADA (Kyushu Univ.), Midori SUGAYA (Shibaura Institute of Technology), Yasuyuki SUMI (Future Univ. Hakodate), Koji ZETTU (NICT), Isao SOMA (Kyushu Institute of Technology), Hideyuki TAKAHASHI (Tohoku Gakuin Univ.), Tsutomu TERADA (Kobe Univ.), Yu NAKAYAMA (Tokyo Univ. Agriculture and Technology), Kanae MATSUI (Tokyo Denki Univ.), Moe MATSUKI (SoftBank), Yuki MATSUDA (Nara Institute of Science and Technology), Kazuya MURAO (Ritsumeikan Univ.), Tsubasa YUMURA (Hokkaido Univ.), Takuro YONEZAWA (Nagoya Univ.), Kozo SATODA (NEC), Ismail ARAI (Nara Institute of Science and Technology), Masamichi SHIMOSAKA (Tokyo Institute of Technology), Airi TSUJI (Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture and Technology)