International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking

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Editor in Chief: Prof. Kuan-Ching Li
ISSN online: 1740-0570
ISSN print: 1740-0562
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IJHPCN addresses the most innovative developments in high-performance computing and networking such as information and system architectures, grid- and web-based information management and infrastructures, data storage, management, analysis and visualisation, advanced networking with applications, scalable parallel computing, cluster and grid computing, distributed systems, and high performance scientific and engineering computing with applications.


 Topics covered include

  • Hardware/software support
  • Architecture, compilers, hardware, tools
  • Programming environments, languages, algorithms
  • Operation system support, I/O, memory issues
  • Parallelisation, scheduling, load balancing
  • Problem solving, performance modelling/evaluation
  • Large-scale workflow management
  • Cluster, grid, peer-to-peer, GPU, multicore and cloud computing
  • Virtualisation technologies
  • Web and service computing, social computing, Internet of Things
  • Energy efficient computing infrastructure
  • Complex computing system infrastructure management, cyber security
  • Autonomic computing; data management/distributed data systems
  • Big data infrastructure, storage and computation management
  • Advanced and next-generation networking technologies

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    Hardware and Software Support for HPCN

    • Including architecture, compilers, hardware, tools, programming environments, languages and algorithms, operation system support, I/O and memory issues, etc.

    Techniques and Algorithms for HPCN

    • Including new numerical and non-numerical techniques for parallelisation, scheduling and load balancing, problem solving environments, performance modelling and evaluation, etc.

    Cluster and Grid Computing

    • Including cluster middleware, managing clusters, grid computing and clusters, etc.

    Advanced Networking with Applications

    • Including network architecture, protocols, mobile computing, wireless networks, optical networks, performance evaluation, routing, etc.

    Web and Grid based Computing

    • Including distributed/federated information and knowledge management, information brokerage, virtual enterprises, clearing houses, electronic business, cooperation coordination, tele-work, etc.

    Related Applications

    • Including computational fluid dynamics and mechanics, material sciences, space, weather, climate systems and global changes, computational environment and energy systems, computational ocean and earth sciences, combustion system simulation, computational chemistry, computational physics, bioinformatics and computational biology, medical applications, transportation systems simulations, combinatorial and global optimisation problems, structural engineering, computational electromagnetics, data mining, computer graphics, virtual reality and multimedia, computational finance, semiconductor technology, electronic circuits and system design, signal and image processing, and dynamic systems, etc.



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    The objective of IJHPCN is to provide an outstanding channel for academics, professionals, educators and policy makers working in the field to contribute and to disseminate innovative and important new work in high-performance computing and advanced networking.


    Scientists, engineers, researchers, educators, programmers, system administrators, managers, and industrial professionals.


    IJHPCN provides an international forum to report, discuss and exchange experimental or theoretical results, novel designs, work-in-progress, experience, case studies, and trend-setting ideas. Papers should be of a quality that advances the state of the art in the field, bringing together the latest advances in technology, science, research, application, and education, and stimulating future trends in the areas.



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    Editor in Chief

    • Li, Kuan-Ching, Providence University, Taiwan

        Associate Editors

        • Chen, Xiaofeng, Xidian University, China
        • Couturier, RaphaŽl, University of Franche-Comte, France
        • Fowler, Scott, Linkping University, Sweden
        • Jararweh, Yaser, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan
        • Jiang, Hai, Arkansas State University, USA
        • Peng, Shao-Liang, National University of Defense Technology, China
        • Pop, Florin, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
        • Sarkar, Nurul, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
        • Yang, Laurence T., St Francis Xavier University, Canada

        Advisory Board

        • Akl, Selim, Queen's University, Canada
        • Cao, Jiannong, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China
        • Chapman, Barbara, Stony Brook University, USA
        • Dongarra, Jack, University of Tennessee Knoxville, USA
        • Fox, Geoffrey Charles, Indiana University, USA
        • Gao, Guang R., University of Delaware, USA
        • Gaudiot, Jean-Luc, University of California Irvine, USA
        • Gropp, William D., University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, USA
        • Guo, Minyi, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
        • Jia, Xiaohua, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
        • Jin, Hai, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
        • Ni, Lionel M., University of Macau, Macao
        • Pedrycz, Witold, University of Alberta, Canada
        • Sahni, Sartaj, University of Florida, USA
        • Sun, Xian-He, Illinois Institute of Technology, USA
        • Valero, Mateo, Universidad Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain
        • Wu, Jie, Temple University, USA
        • Xu, Zhiwei, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
        • Zima, Hans, California Institute of Technology, USA
        • Zomaya, Albert, University of Sydney, Australia

        Editorial Board Members

        • Au, Man Ho, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China
        • Castiglione, Aniello, University of Salerno, Italy
        • Cheng, Albert M.K., University of Houston, USA
        • Choo, Kim-Kwang Raymond, University of Texas at San Antonio, USA
        • D'Agostino, Daniele, Italian National Research Council, Italy
        • Dobre, Ciprian, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
        • Huang, Runhe, Hosei University, Japan
        • Katz, Daniel S., University of Illinois, USA
        • Lai, Kuan-Chou, National Taichung University, Taiwan
        • Lau, Francis C.M., The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
        • Li, Kenli, Hunan University, China
        • Liu, Yang, Beijing Institute of Technology, China
        • Mao, Bo, Xiamen University, China
        • Marino, Mario Donato, Leeds Beckett University, UK
        • Navaux, Philippe O. A., Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brazil
        • Qi, Heng, Dalian University of Technology, China
        • Rana, Omer F., Cardiff University, UK
        • Ren, Fenghui, University of Wollongong, Australia
        • Sens, Pierre, LIP6 - REGAL Team, France
        • Talia, Domenico, Universit della Calabria, Italy
        • Thampi, Sabu M., Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management - Kerala (IIITM-K), India
        • Tumeo, Antonino, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA
        • Venticinque, Salvatore, Second University of Naples, Italy
        • Wang, Cho-Li, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
        • Wang, Guojun, Guangzhou University, China
        • Westphall, Carlos Becker, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
        • Xue, Jingling, University of New South Wales, Australia
        • Yang, Chao-Tung, Tunghai University, Taiwan
        • Zhao, Wei, University of Macau, Macao
        • Znati, Taieb, University of Pittsburgh, USA
        • Zou, Deqing, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China


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