[hpc-announce] CfP: EGPGV 2020 (Early Submission)
steffen.frey at visus.uni-stuttgart.de
Sun Sep 8 09:10:35 CDT 2019
EGPGV 2020 - Call for Papers (Early Submission)
Early Abstract Deadline: October 11, 2019
Early Paper Deadline: October 18, 2019
The Eurographics Symposium on Parallel Graphics and Visualization
(EGPGV) aims to foster the exchange of experiences and knowledge on
exploiting and defining new trends in parallel graphics and
visualization. This area is of growing importance due to the rapidly
increasing availability of multi-core CPUs, GPUs, and cluster systems.
Computationally demanding and data-intensive applications in graphics
and visualization are strongly affected by this trend and require novel,
efficient parallel solutions.
EGPGV has two submission deadlines: early submission in fall and regular
submission in spring. This offers authors the flexibility to choose
between two separate submission deadlines. The early submission deadline
provides the opportunity of improving manuscripts and resubmitting them
to the spring deadline in case they are not successful in the fall
review phase, resembling a major revision review process. An FAQ about
the early submission process can be found at the bottom of this email.
Please notice also that this year there are abstract deadlines one week
in advance to the paper deadlines.
EGPGV 2020 will be collocated with Eurographics and EuroVis 2020, held
May 25-29, 2020, in Norrkoeping, Sweden. The proceedings of EGPGV will
be published in the Eurographics Proceedings Series and in the
Eurographics Digital Library. Best papers from the EGPGV symposium will
be invited to submit an extended journal version to IEEE Transactions on
Visualization and Computer Graphics.
EGPGV seeks papers on graphics and visualization that involve any type
of parallel computing, and/or focus on very large data sets. Papers on
techniques, data structures, algorithms, systems, and applications are
welcomed. Parallel computing is broadly defined, including
high-performance computing and cloud environments, (multi-)GPU computing
and heterogeneous, hybrid architectures, and shared and/or distributed
memory architectures. Further, papers focused on processing very large
data sets (either for visualization or graphics) are welcomed, even if
they do not have a particular focus on parallelism.
Typical symposium topics include:
- Computationally and data intensive rendering
- Scientific visualization (e.g., volume rendering, flow, and tensor
- Information visualization and visual analytics
- In situ analytics and in situ visualization
- Out-of-core processing of large data sets for visualization or graphics
- Simulations for virtual environments (physics-based animation,
collision detection, acoustics)
- Mesh processing, level-of-detail, and geometric methods
- Visual computing (image- and video-based rendering, image processing
and exploitation, segmentation)
- Scheduling, memory management, and data coherence
- Parallelization approaches and algorithms, such as MapReduce
- Database-related methods, algorithms or approaches, and query-based
- Advanced hardware for data handling or visualization
- Large and high resolution displays, virtual environments
- Scientific, engineering, and industrial applications
- Data analytics on large scientific data sets
- Machine learning as applied to parallel graphics, visualization,
and/or large data analytics
In general, appropriate topics for the symposium fall into one of four
(1) parallel graphics,
(2) rendering of very large data sets,
(3) parallel visualization and analytics, and
(4) processing of large data sets for visualization or analytics.
EGPGV again calls for Full Papers (8 to 10 pages) and Short Papers (up
to 4 pages) in Eurographics format. The EGPGV webpage will be updated
soon with more details on submission.
Oct 11, 2019 - Early Abstract Deadline
Oct 18, 2019 - Early Paper Deadline
Nov 29, 2019 - Notification
Feb 06, 2020 - Abstract Deadline
Feb 13, 2020 - Paper Deadline
Mar 16, 2020 - Notification
Apr 13, 2020 - Camera-Ready Version (tentative)
For additional information, please visit
https://conferences.eg.org/egpgv20 and feel free to contact us via
Symposium Chair: Steffen Frey, University of Stuttgart, Germany
Program Co-Chair: Jian Huang, University of Tennessee, United States
Program Co-Chair: Filip Sadlo, Heidelberg University, Germany
Student Program Chair: Mohammad Raji, University of Tennessee, United States
FAQ on Early Submission:
Q: What happens if my paper is accepted in the early submission review
A: Your paper will have the exact same status as any paper accepted
during the regular submission deadline. It will appear in the
proceedings and you will present your paper at EGPGV20. Further, you may
place your paper on your website and advertise it as a paper that will
appear at EGPGV20.
Q: What happens if my paper is not accepted in the early submission
A: Papers not accepted during the early submission review cycle may be
resubmitted as new during the regular review cycles. Authors can
indicate to the Chairs whether they would like the same reviewers
(effectively treating the initial review as a revision).
Q: If I do not submit to the early submission deadline, then can I still
submit to the regular submission deadline?
A: You can absolutely submit to only the regular submission deadline.
Q: What is the timeline for the regular submission deadline?
A: We are still in discussions with Eurographics with respect to
camera-ready deadlines. Traditionally, EGPGV has a submission deadline
of late February and a notification of early April. We expect the
timeline for the regular submissions to match this traditional schedule.
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