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A Word from the Editor-in-Chief,
Albert Y. Zomaya
Call for Papers: IEEE Transactions on Computers Special Section on Computer Arithmetic
Guest Editors Alberto Nannarelli, Peter-Michael Seidel, and Ping Tak Peter Tang [http://www.computer.org/portal/web/tc] seeking original manuscripts for the IEEE Transactions on Computers Special Section on Computer Arithmetic. Submission deadline: September 15, 2013.
Computer arithmetic is fundamental to the design of general-purpose and domain-specific processors. Novel arithmetic algorithms and hardware designs are needed to satisfy the power-performance requirements of numerically-intensive applications in a variety of areas including scientific computing, cryptography, multimedia, graphics and digital signal processing. Specialized number representations and encodings play a significant role in the design of arithmetic algorithms and their implementations. Additionally, understanding the fundamental properties of finite precision number systems is essential in the engineering of efficient arithmetic algorithms, as well as the current and future emerging technologies are important in influencing the design and the implementation of such algorithms.
The full Call for Papers can be found here: http://www.computer.org/cms/Computer.org/transactions/cfps/cfp_tcsi_arith.pdf
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Essential Sets: Industry's Interest in Computer Arithmetic Research: Part I, Dr. Schwarz's view
Dr. Eric Schwarz describes the important aspects of computer arithmetic research. He provides a list of current questions that need to be solved by research and also what topics are the most interesting to industry.
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Essential Sets: Industry's Interest in Computer Arithmetic Research: Part II, Dr. Hu's view
Dr. Hu describes the important aspects of computer arithmetic research. He provides a list of current questions that need to be solved by research and also what topics are the most interesting to industry.Purchase the Essential Sets here:
Concurrent On-Line Testing and Error/Fault Resilience of Digital Systems
Guest editor Cecilia Metra discusses the "Concurrent On-Line Testing and Error/Fault Resilience of Digital Systems" theme issue for IEEE Transactions on Computers. View the issue here: