Modeling, Simulation & Applications of ICT

Best paper award for the Modeling and Simulation track is sponsored by SpringerOpen. Extended versions of selected papers accepted in the track will be invited for publication in Special issues of Springer Cognitive Computation ( (IF: 1.44) and Springer Complex Adaptive Systems Modeling journal ( 

Track Co-chair(s): 

  • Giancarlo Fortino, University of Calabria, Italy
  • Amir Hussain, University of Stirling, Scotland, UK
  • Muaz Niazi, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan

(a) Modeling and simulation paradigms
      i. Discrete Event Simulation
      ii. Network Simulation
      iii. Agent-based Modeling
      iv. Complex Network Modeling
      v. Multiscale modeling
      vi. Formal Specication-based Simulation Models
      vii. Specification of Simulation and Modeling
      viii. Verification & Validation of Models
      ix. Other paradigms

(b) Modeling and Simulation applications
      i. Big Data
      ii. Computational Science
      iii. Nano-communication networks
      iv. Online social networks
      v. Offline social networks
      vi. Molecular Modeling
      vii. Biochemistry
      viii. Bioinformatics
      ix. Computational Biology
      x. Climate Modeling
      xi. Quantum and classical Physics
      xii. Multi-robot networks
      xiii. Inter- and intra- vehicular networks
      xiv. Applications for Computational Science
      xv. Other applications