The 33rd IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC 2014)

December 5 – 7, 2014

Austin, Texas, USA

Call for Papers

The International Performance, Computing, and Communications Conference is a premier IEEE conference presenting research in the performance of computer and communication systems. For more than three decades, IPCCC has been a key research forum for academic, industrial, and government researchers. We encourage submission of high-quality papers reporting original work in both theoretical and experimental research areas. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:

Hot Topics for IPCCC 2014

  • Big Data Processing and Analytics
  • Cache, Memory, and Disk Storage Systems
  • Cloud Computing
  • Cyber Physical Systems
  • Data Centers
  • Embedded Systems
  • Fundamental Theory and Algorithms
  • Internet Services and Network Management
  • Mobile Ad Hoc, Sensor and Mesh Networks
  • Multimedia Networking
  • Multi- and Single-Core Processor Architecture
  • Network Data Mining
  • Network Information Assurance and Security
  • Network Protocols
  • Online Social Network Analysis
  • Parallel and Distributed Systems
  • Performance Evaluation and Modeling
  • Performance Tools and Techniques
  • Satellite and Space Communications
  • Smart Grid and Intelligent Mission Critical Operations
  • Smart Health Systems
  • Ubiquitous Computing
  • Wireless Communication and Networks
  • Workload Characterization and its Impacts on Architecture Design

FULL PAPERS: Full paper submissions may not exceed 8 pages.

Please refer to the IEEE formatting instruction for details: All papers will be reviewed by the Technical Program Committee. They will be judged with respect to their quality, originality, and relevance. Accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings, conditional upon the author’s advance registration and attendance at the conference. Awards will be given for the best paper.

Submissions must be made by the deadline of Tuesday, August 19, 2014 23:59 (Anytime zone in the world), through EDAS system at, with one week before to register the paper abstract. Submitted papers must not substantially overlap papers that have been published or that are simultaneously submitted to a journal, conference or workshop. Simultaneous submission of the same work is not allowed.

WORKSHOPS AND PANELS: Proposals for panel sessions on timely topics and workshops (half or full-day) on relevant topics are welcome. Please contact the Workshop Chair, Kemal Akkaya ( for details.

Important Dates

Workshop and Panel Proposal Due June 1, 2014
Paper Abstract Due August 5, 2014
Full Paper Due August 19, 2014
Poster Paper Due August 29, 2014
Acceptance Notification October 8, 2014
Camera Ready Due October 17, 2014

Committee Information

General Chairs

  • Yu Wang, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA

General Vice-Chair

  • Zhipeng Cai, Georgia State University, USA

Program Co-Chairs

  • Weichao Wang, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA
  • Mea Wang, University of Calgary, Canada

Poster Chair

  • Linwei Niu, West Virginia State University, USA

Workshop Chair

  • Kemal Akkaya, Southern Illinois University, USA

Publications Chair

  • Peixiang Liu, Nova Southeastern University, USA

Publicity Co-Chairs

  • Wenjia Li, Georgia Southern University, USA (North America)
  • Jorge E. Pezoa, University of Concepción, Chile (South America)
  • Fan Li, Beijing Institute of Technology, China (Asia)
  • Nils Aschenbruck, University of Osnabrueck, Germany (Europe)

Web Chair

  • Neil Nelson, Samsung, USA

Financial Chair

  • Nasr Ullah, Samsung, USA

Registration Chair

  • Jack Chen, Cisco, USA