Calls for papers


International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems
International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems


Special Issue on: "Green Technology and Digital Enterprise for Sustainability"

Guest Editors:
Professor P. Venkata Krishna, VIT University, India
Professor Ezendu Ariwa, London Metropolitan University, UK

This Special Issue on aims to bring together work from academia, research scholars, scientists, engineers, technologists, business entrepreneurs, practitioners, managers and policymakers responsible for delivering green technology (IS & IT) and digital enterprises for sustainability in order to achieve competitive advantage and cost savings in modern organisations in both industrial and business sectors. Authors are invited to submit papers presenting new research related to the theory and practice of recent trends in computing, innovation, communication and information technologies, green technology, digital enterprise, corporate sustainability, e-waste disposal and globalisation.

Subject Coverage
Suitable topics include but are not limited to:
  • Information systems development
  • E-healthcare
  • Forensic informatics
  • Healthcare records management
  • Biomedical applications
  • Forensic finance
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biometric security
  • Data centres and energy efficiency
  • Enterprise business applications
  • Human-machine cooperation
  • Consumer electronics
  • Digital automotives
  • Corporate social responsibilities
  • IT and corporate governance
  • Sustainability and entrepreneurship
  • Carbon footprints
  • Facilities management
  • Healthcare informatics
  • Ecosystems
  • Financial engineering
  • Informatics finance
  • Environmental issues
  • Energy and sustainability
  • E-agriculture and technology transfer
  • Social engineering
  • Ergonomics and benchmarking
  • Climate change
  • Renewable energy

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. Extended versions of papers that are accepted for the 4th International Conference on Recent Trends in Computing, Communication & Information Technologies (ObCom - 2011) will be considered, in addition to other submissions. (N.B. Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper was not originally copyrighted and if it has been completely re-written).

All papers are refereed through a peer review process. A guide for authors, sample copies and other relevant information for submitting papers are available on the Author Guidelines page

Important Dates

Submission deadline: 15 February, 2012

First-round notification: 10 April, 2012

Submission of revised paper: 15 June, 2012

Final acceptance notification: 15 July, 2012

Final manuscript due: 15 July, 2012