14th European Dependable Computing Conference
10-14 September 2018
Iasi, Romania


International Journal of Critical Computer-Based Systems

Special Issue on System Dependability

This special issue of the International Journal of International Journal of Critical Computer-Based Systems (IJCCBS - http://www.inderscience.com/jhome.php?jcode=ijccbs) is open to reviewed/extended versions of regular papers and practical experience reports accepted and presented at the European Dependable Computing Conference (EDCC).

The title of this special issue is “System Dependability”, and will include latest research results on theory, techniques, systems, and tools for the design, validation, operation and evaluation of dependable and secure computing systems, targeting a variety of critical systems and applications like safety critical systems, embedded and real-time systems, cyber-physical systems, systems of systems and internet of things.

Submission details

The authors of all accepted regular papers and practical experience reports will be invited to elaborate on their research topic and submit the results to the journal. Articles submitted to this special issue for possible publication must not be previously published or be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere.

The new submitted article must be completely re-written wrt the previously accepted EDCC conference paper, and add at least 50% of new results/material. The aim is to have a new fluent paper that is different from the original one.

All articles must be prepared according to the authors’ guidelines which can be found here:

For further questions or inquiries, please contact the Guest Editors.

Important dates

Manuscripts due by:September 7th 2018
Notification to authors:December 14th 2018
Final versions due by:January 25th 2019
Special issue:Early 2019

Guest Editors

Dr. Paolo Lollini, Univ. of Florence, IT - lollini@unifi.it
Dr. Karama Kanoun, LAAS-CNRS, FR - karama.kanoun@laas.fr