The 2005 High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPC&S) Conference

June 1 - 4, 2005

Riga, Latvia

In conjunction with
(SCS-ESM 2005)

Call for Papers

Extended Submission Deadline: February 17, 2005


You are cordially invited to participate in and attend the 2005 High Performance Computing & Simulation track to be held in Riga, Latvia, June 1-4, 2005 in conjunction with the 19th European Simulation Multi conference (SCS-ESM 2005). The track is to address, explore and exchange information on the state-of-the-art in high performance and large scale computing systems, their modeling and simulation, design and use, and their impact. Participation is extended to researchers, designers, educators and interested parties in all related disciplines and specialties.


The track will include invited presentations from experts from academia, industry, and government as well as contributed paper presentations describing original work on the current state of research in HPC & Simulation technologies and systems and related issues.

Topics include (but are not limited to):

Submission of Papers:

Papers reporting original and unpublished research results on above and related HPC topics are solicited. Please submit an electronic copy of your full manuscript (not to exceed 15 double-spaced pages including figures, tables, and references). Please clearly indicate the corresponding author. Include up to 6 keywords from the above list and an abstract of no more than 300 words. Papers must be submitted - in .pdf (preferred) or word.doc format via web at the following conference website: More detailed submission procedures will be available on this website. If accepted, the final camera-ready manuscript will follow the SCS-ESM format, which will be made available to all authors.

Consistent with standard practice, each submitted paper will receive a minimum of three reviews. Papers will be selected based on their originality, timeliness, significance, relevance, and clarity of presentation. Initial selection will be based on full papers. Submission implies the willingness of at least one of the authors to register and present the paper, if accepted. All accepted papers in the track are expected to be presented and will be included in the conference proceedings.

If you have any questions about paper submission, please contact track Program Chair: Waleed W. Smari, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Dayton, 300 College Park, Dayton, OH 45469-0226, USA, Voice: (937) 229-2795, Fax: (937) 229-4529, Email: For information about the HPC track in general, please contact the track General Chair: Helen Karatza, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece,

Important Dates:

Full Paper Submission Deadline --------------------- February 17, 2005

Notification of Acceptance -------------------------- March 18, 2005

Registration & Camera-Ready Manuscripts Due ------ April 18, 2005

For further information or questions about the track, please consult the track web site at URL: For information about SCS-ESM 2005, consult the SCS-ESM'05 Web site or contact SCS-ESM'05 General Chair: Yuri Merkuryev.