Call for Papers

Prospective authors are invited to submit original research papers and state-of-the-art reviews for publication in the Latin-American Journal of Computing LAJC. Papers are reviewed on the basis that they do not contain plagiarized material and have not been submitted to any other journal at the same time. All submitted research papers will be carefully evaluated based on their originality, relevance, and technical soundness. They will be reviewed on a double-blind basis, which means that the author(s) must remove:

  1. Explicit indications of the authors names and institutions.
  2. Acknowledgments and biography.
  3. The paper should be written in such a way that it does not surely reveal an author’s identity.
  4. No fees or charges are required for manuscript processing or publishing.
Author names, institutions, acknowledgments and biography will be returned to the printed manuscript upon acceptance for publication.

Authors are cordially invited to contribute to the journal by submitting their research papers in the following topics:

  • ■ Information security

    Communication and telecommunication systems, Cryptography, Distributed computing, Distributed systems and databases, Forensic computing, Information security in networks and Internet, Security auditing, Security in financial transactions and electronic commerce and Security policies in organizations.

  • ■ Information systems

    Analysis of business requirements, Business strategy and intelligence, Databases, E-business, Educational information systems (E-learning), Enterprise systems, Free software, Geographical information systems, Human-computer interaction, Information management, IT governance, Management of information systems and Web accessibility.

  • ■ Intelligent systems

    Artificial intelligence, Computational models, Computer assisted language learning systems, Data mining, Distributed control systems, Human x machine dialogue, Image processing, Machine learning, Machine translation, Musical computing, Natural language processing, Pattern recognition, Question-answering systems, Semantic web and Speech processing.

  • ■ Software engineering

    Cloud computing, Design and development of software, Evolution and maintenance of software, Formal methodologies and emerging paradigms of software engineering, Human-computer interfaces, Mobile applications, Software modelling and analysis, Software design, Software evolution, Software process, Software quality, Software verification and validation and Web engineering.

  • ■ Science, Technology and Society (STS)

    Science, technology and innovation policy. Science, technology and education. Management of science and technology. University-company relations. Science, technology and gender relations. Technological change and innovation. Knowledge management. Emerging topics of the STS field.

All final submissions should be written in english or spanish with a minimun paper length of six (6) pages and a maximum paper length of fifteen (15) pages. Submissions should be formatted according to the guidelines of IEEE and submitted as pdf files. Please find the template for submission at Manuscript Format.

In order to submit, authors must send your submission through EasyChair.

Important Dates

Call for Papers January - May

Submission Deadline: March 30th

Notification Due: April 30th

Final Version Due: May 15th

Publication: May 30th

Call for Papers July - November

Submission Deadline: August 30st

Notification Due: October 30th

Final Version Due: November 15th

Publication: November 30th