Call For Papers

The 6th IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications

3-5 July, 2001
Hammamet, Tunisia

Sponsored by: IEEE Communications Society
IEEE Technical Committee on Simulation
Hosted by: Ecole Nationale des Sciences de l'Informatique, Tunisia


Scope of the Conference

The purpose of this symposium is to bring together researchers and developers from academia, industry and government to advance the scientific and engineering technologies of real-time computer and communication systems.

Continuing the tradition of this series of symposia, ISCCU2001 will provide an international technical forum for experts from industry and academia to exchange ideas and present results of ongoing research in the areas listed below. This year, special focus will be on the challenging issues related to the creation, management, dissemination, and communication of information. You are invited to submit a full paper, or a proposal for a panel, invited session, or tutorial, related to the following topics:

Of particular interest are reports describing practical experiences and experimental results based on system building efforts.

Paper Submission Guidelines

Papers should describe original work, and be 20 double-spaced pages (5,000 words) or less in length. All accepted submissions will appear in the proceedings published by IEEE. The deadline for submissions has been extended! The new deadline is midnight EDT, Monday, December 4, 2000. THIS IS A HARD DEADLINE!

Paper submissions must be made electronically via the web, in either postscript or PDF format. Hardcopy or e-mailed submissions will not be accepted. To submit a paper please follow the submission guidelines at

For additional information contact the program co-chair:

Professor Kevin Jeffay
Department of Computer Science
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3175
Phone: +1 919 962-1938
Email: Line

Important Dates

December 4, 2000 Deadline for electronic paper submissions
Papers received after this date will not be accepted.
February 20, 2001 Notification of acceptance
April 9, 2001Final camera-ready copy of manuscript due

Conference Organizing Committee

General Chairs H. Abdel-Wahab
Old Dominion University, USA

C. Savolaine
Program Chairs Kevin Jeffay
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA

Ralf Steinmetz
Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany
Steering Committee H. Abdel-Wahab
Old Dominion University, USA

M. H. Sherif

T. N. Saadawi
City University of New York, USA

A. Tantawy
IBM T.J. Watson Research, USA

Technical Program Committee

H. Akimaru Asahi U., Japan
K. Al-Tawil KFUPM, Saudi Arabia
M. Ammar Georgia Tech, USA
J. Ash AT&T, USA
A. Bestavros Boston U., USA
R. Boutaba U. Waterloo, Canada
K. Calvert U. Kentucky, USA
R. Chang Polytech. Uni., Hong Kong
M. Daneshmand AT&T, USA
J. Diaz U. La Plata, Argentina
M. T. El-Hadidi Cairo U., Egypt
N. Georganas U. Ottawa
S. Goddard U. of Nebraska, USA
M. Gouda UTexas, USA
S. Guan National U. Singapore, Singapore
A. Jajszczyk U. of Mining and Metallurgy, Poland
A. Karmouch U. Ottawa, Canada
F. Kamoun ENSI, Tunisia
M. Karsten Darmstadt U. of Tech., Germany
A. Kujoory Alcatel, USA
I. Matta Boston U., USA
K. Mills NIST, USA
K. Mori Tokyo Inst. Tech., Japan
H. Mouftah Queens U., Canada
H. Mueller Siemens, Germany
S. Papavassiliou NJ Inst. of Technology, USA
C. Perkins Nokia,USA
A. Pitsillides U of Cyprus, Cyprus
B. Plattner ETH Zurich, Switzerland
R. Popescu-Zeletin GMD Fokus, Germany
A. Puliafito IIT, Italy
I. Rhee North Carolina State U., USA
I. Saidane ENSI, Tunisia
D. Smith UNC-Chapel Hill, USA
G. Stassinopoulos NTUA, Greece
A. Tantawi IBM T.J. Watson Research Ctr, USA
S. Tohme ENST-Paris, France
M. Ulema Daewoo Telecom, Ltd., USA
A. Vahdat Duke U., USA
J. E. Wieselthier Naval Research Lab, USA
A. Youssef George Washington U., USA
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