8 th

Student Research Symposium – 2018

(in conjunction with ICDCIT – 2018)

11th - 13th January 2018
KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

8th Student Research Symposium - 2018

ICDCIT 2018 invites undergraduate, graduate, and PhD students to submit their research work in any area of Computer Science and Engineering including Distributed Computing and Internet Technology to 8th Student Research Symposium. The aim of 8th Student Research Symposium is to provide an international forum for highlighting student research accomplishments in Computer Science in general and Distributed Computing and Internet Technology in particular. All topics relevant to ICDCIT, and listed in ICDCIT 2018 CFP (icdcit.ac.in), are of interest to this symposium. The Symposium will provide an opportunity for students to discuss and explore their research interests and career objectives with their peers and with a panel of established researchers in Distributed Computing area.

The symposium will be held during 11th-13th January 2018, where students of accepted papers (passed through a review process) will be invited to showcase their research work.

Students Symposium solicits original papers in any area of Computer Science and Engineering not limited to the topics listed below:  

Distributed Computing

  • Distributed Algorithms
  • Concurrency and Parallelism
  • Performance Analysis
  • Domain-Specific Architectures & Languages
  • Secure Computing and Communication
  • Data, Service Grid Allocations & Computations
  • Cloud and P2P Systems
  • Location-Based Computing
  • Formal Methods
  • Bio Inspired Computing
  • Algorithms and Computing
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Grid Computing
  • Geo-informatics
  • Database Techniques

Internet Technologies

  • Semantic Web
  • Service Oriented Architecture
  • Web Search & Mining
  • Information Retrieval
  • Multi-media Systems
  • QoS Analysis
  • Business Processing
  • Monitoring and Service Delivery
  • Bidding and Negotiation
  • Reputation and Trust
  • Ubiquitous Computing
  • Information Security

Societal Applications

  • IT Infrastructures
  • Social Networking
  • Co-operative Problem Solving
  • Participatory Governance
  • Environmental Resource Management
  • Culture and Heritage
  • Management Entertainment Systems
  • Applications in Governance
  • E-Healthy Applications
  • E-Learning & Web 2.0
  • IT for Rural India
  • Human-Computer Interaction

System and Soft Computing

  • Image Processing
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Real-time and embedded systems
  • Evolutionary Computing
  • Software Engineering
  • Coding Techniques
  • Computer graphics and Multimedia

Submission Guidelines

Intended participants must submit their research papers with student as the first authors and co-authored by supervisor(s) and co-researchers if any. In a separate note information on the research student  like name, affiliation, advisor's name , theme of research, degrees obtained so far, current status in their degree, and expected graduation date. A paper should be a concise description of the problem statement, scientific and technical approach, and the results obtained so far. Sufficient information should be provided for the chairs and the review board members to judge the merit of the research. The submissions should be in PDF format. The write up should be presented in Springer format with page limit not more than 8 pages and the papers should be submitted electronically through easychair. Based on the jury's recommendation the symposium will present best paper award.

We are waiting for formal response from a Springer journal for possible publication of selected papers (to be confirmed soon).

Important Dates

Last date for submission of paper
September 8, 2017

Paper acceptance notification to authors
October 8, 2017

Final camera ready paper submission due
October 18, 2017

D. N. Dwivedy, KIIT, India

Advisory Committee
Hrushikesha Mohanty, UH, India
Samaresh Mishra, KIIT, India

Research Symposium Chair
Arup Abhinna Acharya, KIIT, India

Program Committee
A. B. Sagar , National Informatics Centre, Madhya Pradesh
A. Murali M Rao, Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi
A. Vani Vathsala, CVR College of Engineering, Hyderabad
Abhishek Ray, KIIT, India
Alok Jagadev, KIIT, India
Amulya Ratana Swain, KIIT,India
Anand Rajashekaran, Microsoft, India
Bhabani S P Mishra, KIIT, India
Chittaranjan Pradhan, KIIT, India
Deepak Chenthati,  Teradata Labs India, Hyderabad
Durga Prasad Mohapatra, NIT, Rourkela
Hung Dang-Van, University of Engineering and Technology, VNU, Hanoi
Durga Prasad Mohapatra, NIT, Rourkela
Hung Dang-Van, University of Engineering and Technology, VNU, Hanoi
Jyana Ranjan Mohanty, KIIT, India
Lakshmi.H.N, CVR College of Engineering, Hyderabad
Manas Ranjan Patra, Berhampur University
Manjusha Pandey, KIIT, India
Manoj Kumar Mishra, KIIT, India
Maya Rathore,  Dr. A P J University, Indore, Madhya Pradesh
Neeraj Tripathi, Microsoft, India
Pabitra Mohan Khilar, NIT, Rourkela
Pabitra Mohan Khilar, NIT, Rourkela
Prachet Bhuyan, KIIT, India
Prasant K Patnaik, KIIT, India
Samaresh Mishra, KIIT, India
Sanjay Kumar Sharma, University of Hyderabad
Sapna PG , Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore
Santosh K Swain, KIIT, India
Santosh Pani, KIIT, India
Sharmistha Roy, KIIT, India
Siddharth Routaray, KIIT, India
Srichandan Sobhanayak. IIIT, Bhubaneswar
Sujata Dash, North Orissa University, Odisha
Suman Bhattacharya, Tata Consultancy Services, India
Supriya Vaddi, G. Narayanamma Institute of Technology & Science, Hyderabad
Tapan Kumar Sahoo, IIIT, Bhubaneswar
Ugrasen Suman, Devi Ahilya University, Indore, Madhya Pradesh
Venkata Swamy Martha, Cuberon, Sunnyval, CA