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OPEN COMPUTER SCIENCE
www.opencomputerscience.com
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SPECIAL ISSUE on MACHINE LEARNING IN VISUAL COMMUNICATION
& IMAGE REPRESENTATION

GUEST EDITORS:
Dr. Akansha Singh (lead GE), Amity University, Noida,India
Dr. Vijayalakshmi Saravanan, Adjunct Faculty, Department of Software Engineering
Rochester Institute of Technology, USA
Md Arafatur Rahman, Faculty of computer systems and software engineering, Universiti Malaysia
Pahang, Malaysia

SUBMISSION DEADLINE:  February 20, 2020
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DESCRIPTION

This thematic special issue contains selected papers concerning articles related to machine learning including deep learning in various
fields of visual communication and image representation. 

The topics of this special issue include, but are not limited to:
::  Image Segmentation
::  Image Classification
::  Representation learning for visual data clustering, classification and analysis
::  Embedded Deep Learning systems for visual content analysis
::  Deep learning for 3D Computer Vision
::  Satellite Image Classification and understanding
::  Pattern recognition techniques in the image mining environment
::  Image coding and video communication
::  Local and global schemes of image representation

The authors are requested to submit their research papers complying with the general scope of the journal. The submitted papers will undergo peer review process before they can be accepted. Notification of acceptance will be communicated as we progress with the review process.

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HOW TO SUBMIT

Before submission authors should carefully read the Instruction for Authors: https://www.degruyter.com/view/supplement/s22991093_Instruction_for_Authors.pdf 

All submissions to the Topical Issue must be made electronically via online submission system Editorial Manager: http://www.editorialmanager.com/opencs/ 
For an initial submission, the authors are strongly advised to upload their entire manuscript, including tables and figures, as a single PDF file.

All manuscripts will undergo the standard peer-review procedure (single blind, at least two independent reviews). When entering your submission via online submission system please choose the article type “SI Machine Learning in
Visual Communication”.

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IMPORTANT DATES (approx.):

Deadline for submissions: February 20, 2020
1st round of acceptance notification: March 30, 2020
Submission of revised papers: April 20, 2020
2nd round of acceptance notification: May 20, 2020
Publication online: June 15, 2020
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BENEFITS for authors:

  + NO submission and publication FEES
  + indexation in WEB of SCIENCE (Emerging Sources Citation Index) and SCOPUS
  + fair and constructive peer-review provided by experts in the field
  + no space constraints
  + convenient, web-based paper submission and tracking system – Editorial Manager
  + QUICK online PUBLICATION of accepted articles (continuous publication model)
  + better visibility due to OPEN ACCESS
  + long-term preservation (articles archived in PORTICO)

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We are looking forward to your submission!

In case of any question please do not hesitate to contact me (Natalia.Michalak@degruyter.com).

With best regards,
Natalia Michalak

Managing Editor
Open Computer Science
https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/comp

DE GRUYTER 
www.degruyter.com/openaccess

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