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AISB event Bulletin Item

FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS: Developments in Computational Models, 3 July 2011, SWITZERLAND

http://www.pps.jussieu.fr/~jkrivine/conferences/DCM2011/DCM_2011.html

DCM 2011 - 7th International Workshop on Developments in Computational Models, Zurich, Switzerland

DCM 2011 is the seventh in a series of international workshops focusing on new computational models.
It aims to bring together researchers who are currently developing new computational models or new 
features of a traditional one. The goal of DCM is to foster interaction, to provide a forum for 
presenting new ideas and work in progress, and to enable newcomers to learn about current activities
in this area. DCM 2011 will be a one-day satellite event of ICALP 2011 in Zurich, Switzerland.

TOPICS OF INTEREST:
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Topics of interest include all abstract models of computation and their properties, and their 
applications to the development of programming languages and systems:

- quantum computation, including implementations and formal methods in quantum protocols;
- probabilistic computation and verification in modeling situations;
- chemical, biological and bio-inspired computation, including spatial models, self-assembly, growth models;
- general concurrent models including the treatment of mobility, trust, and security;
- comparisons of different models of computations;
- information-theoretic ideas in computing.

IMPORTANT DATES:
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Paper Submission:      May  30, 2011
Notification:          June 15, 2011
Workshop               July 03, 2011

SUBMISSIONS:
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Please submit a paper via the conference EasyChair submission page:

  http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=dcm2011

Submissions should be at most 12 pages, in PDF format.
Please use the EPTCS macro package and follow the instructions of EPTCS:

  http://eptcs.org/
  http://style.eptcs.org/


A submission may contain an appendix, but reading the appendix should should not be necessary to 
assess the merits of a submission.

PUBLICATION:
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Accepted contributions will appear in EPTCS (Electronic Proceedings in Theoretical Computer Science).

After the workshop, quality permitting full versions of selected papers will be invited for a 
special issue in an internationally leading journal.


INVITED SPEAKER: Matthias Christandl, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland
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PROGRAMME COMMITTEE:
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Erika Andersson, Heriot-Watt University, UK Nachum Dershowitz, Tel Aviv University, Israel Eleni 
Diamanti, CNRS & Telecom ParisTech, France Lucas Dixon, Google, USA Elham Kashefi, University of 
Edinburgh, UK (Co-chair) Delia Kesner, CNRS & Universite Paris Diderot, France Helene Kirchner, 
INRIA, France Heinz Koeppl, ETH Zurich, Switzerland Jean Krivine, CNRS & Universite Paris Diderot, 
France (Co-chair) Michael Mislove, Tulane University, USA Mio Murao, University of Tokyo, Japan 
Vincent van Oostrom, Utrecht University, The Netherlands Femke van Raamsdonk, VU University 
Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Co-chair) Paul Ruet, CNRS & Institut de Mathematiques de Luminy, France 
Aaron Stump, University of Iowa, USA

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Further information:  Elham Kashefi 
                       Jean Krivine 
                       Femke van Raamsdonk  
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