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AISB event Bulletin Item

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


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 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.

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

Please submit a paper via the conference EasyChair submission page:


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


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

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

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

Further information:  Elham Kashefi 
                       Jean Krivine 
                       Femke van Raamsdonk