Call for Papers
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Authors are invited to submit original unpublished manuscripts that demonstrate current research in all areas of high performance computing including design and analysis of parallel and distributed systems and their applications in scientific, engineering, and commercial areas.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:
  • Parallel Algorithms
  • Scientific Computation
  • Parallel Architectures
  • Visualization
  • Parallel Languages & Compilers
  • Network and Cluster Based Computing
  • Distributed Systems
  • Signal & Image Processing System
  • Programming Environments
  • Supercomputing Applications
  • Memory Systems
  • Internet and WWW-based Computing
  • Multimedia and High Speed Networks
  • Scalable Servers
  • Wireless Mobile Computing 
  • Embedded Systems 

Submission instructions

Call for Papers

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Manuscript Specifics

To submit an original research paper, send your complete manuscript (not to exceed 15 double-spaced pages of text using 12 point size type on 8.5 x 11 inch pages) to the Program Chair. References, figures, tables, etc. may be included in addition to the fifteen pages of text. Submissions exceeding the length limit may not be considered. All manuscripts will be reviewed. 

Submission Procedures 

Electronic submissions are encouraged and should be sent to They can also be done through the web submission page. Electronic submissions must be in the form of a readable postscript file containing the following header information in ASCII form: title, author name(s), abstract, postal address, e-mail address, and telephone and fax numbers. The header (in ASCII) should be followed by the postscript version of the complete manuscript (including title, author's name, affiliation, and abstract). Authors should submit a correct PostScript (level 2) file of their paper to be considered and make sure that the PostScript file will print on a PostScript printer that uses 8.5 x 11 inch size (letter size) paper. Fax submissions will not be considered. Hard copy submissions are also permitted and should follow the same format than electronic ones. Send six copies of the manuscript to the Program Chair.

Submission Deadline
Manuscripts must be received by May 8, 2000. Submissions received after this deadline may not be considered. 


Notification of review decisions will be mailed by June 30, 2000. Camera-ready papers are due August 15, 2000. Proceedings will be available at the conference and also on the Web site after the event.

Mateo Valero
Dept. de Arquitectura de Computadores
Universidad Politecnica de Catalunya
c/ Jordi Girona 1-3, Modulo D6
08034 Barcelona, SPAIN
Fax: +34 93 401 7055
Nader Bagherzadeh (Architecture)
University of California at Irvine

Jack Dongarra (Applications)
University of Tennessee at Knoxville and Oak Ridge National Lab

David Padua (Systems Software)
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Assaf Schuster (Algorithms)
Israel Institute of Technology, Technion

Satish Tripathi (Communication Networks)
University of California at Riverside

Eduard Ayguade, UPC Technical University of Catalunya, Spain
T. Badrinath, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
David Bailey, NERSC, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, USA
John K. Benett, Rice University, USA
Luc Bouge, Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, France
Jose Duato, University of Valencia, Spain
Iain Duff, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, UK
Charbel Farhat, University of Colorado, USA
Eliseu Chaves Filho, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Sharad Gavali, NASA Ames Research Center, California, USA
Dipak Ghosal, University of California at Davis, USA
James R. Goodman, University of Wisconsin, USA
Mary Hall, University of Southern California, USA
Omar Hammami, University of Aizu, Japan
Ulrich Herzog, University of Erlangen, Germany
Jay Hoeflinger, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Laxmikant Kale, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Vijay Karamcheti, New York University, USA
Stefanos Kaxiras, Bell Labs/Lucent Technologies, USA
David Keyes, ICASE, NASA Langley Research Center, USA
Klara Nahrstedt, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Fatourou Panagiota, Max Planck Institute at Saarbrucken, Germany
Keshav Pingali, Cornell University, USA
Krithi Ramamritham, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai
Bhaskar Ramamurthi, Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai
Abhiram Ranade, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai
Lawrence Rauchwerger, Texas A&M University, USA
Arny Rosenberg, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, USA
Catherine Rosenberg, Purdue University,USA
Dheeraj Sanghi, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
Giuseppe Serazzi, Politechnic di Milano, Italy
Gabby Silberman, IBM Toronto, Canada
Horst Simon, NERSC, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, USA
Kumar Sivarajan, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
Theo Ungerer, University of Karlsruhe, Germany
Uzi Vishkin, University of Maryland, USA
Hans Zima, University of Vienna, Austria

Six special sessions have been planned for HiPC 2000. Paper submissions to special sessions will follow the same general guidelines and deadlines as above. Accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings. Please contact the Vice General Chair, Sajal K. Das, for additional information.


The one-day GRID2000: International Workshop on Grid Computing will be held in conjunction with the conference. Please, contact the organizers, Rajkumar Buyya (Monash University, Australia) and Mark Baker (University of Portsmouth, UK) for additional information.


In addition to parallel sessions of contributed papers, a plenary poster/presentation session emphasizing novel applications of high performance computing is planned. This session will be held concurrently with a reception followed by a dinner. It will offer a brief presentation time for each poster and will be followed by a walk-up and talk setting. To be considered, please send a 5 page summary of your work to the Poster/Presentation Chair by October 2, 2000. For additional details contact the Poster/Presentation Chair, Sartaj Sahni (University of Florida).


Proposals are solicited for tutorials to be held at the meeting. Interested individuals should submit a proposal by May 15, 2000 to the Tutorials Chair, Manavendra Misra from The proposal should include a brief description of the intended audience, a lecture outline and vita for lecturer(s).


Companies and R & D laboratories are encouraged to present their exhibits at the meeting. In addition, a full day of vendor presentations is planned. For details, companies are encouraged to contact the Exhibits Chair, R. Govindarajan from the Supercomputing Research and Education Center.

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