Final Submission Deadline
June 1, 2015

Submitted by Claudio Amorim

The 27th International Symposium on Computer Architecture and High
Performance Computing (SBAC-PAD 2015)

Florianópolis, SC, Brazil,
October 18-21, 2015
Authors are invited to submit manuscripts on all aspects of computer
architecture and high performance computing. Topics of interest include
(but are not limited to):
– Application-specific systems
– Benchmarking, performance measurements, and analysis
– Cloud, Grid, cluster, and peer-to-peer systems
– Embedded and pervasive systems
– GPUs, FPGAs and other accelerator architectures
– Languages, compilers, and tools for parallel and distributed programming
– Modeling and simulation methodology
– Operating systems and virtualization
– Parallel and distributed systems, algorithms, and applications
– Power and energy-efficient systems
– Processor, cache, memory, storage, and network architecture
– Real-world applications and case studies
– Reconfigurable, resilient and fault-tolerant systems

Submissions must be in English, 8 pages maximum, following the IEEE
conference formatting guidelines. To be published in the SBAC-PAD 2015
Conference Proceedings and to be eligible for publication at the IEEE
Xplore (pending), one of the authors must register at the full rate.
Authors may not use a single registration for multiple papers. Authors of
selected papers will be invited to submit extended versions of their
papers for publication on the Journal of Parallel and Distributed

SBAC-PAD 2015 will be held in Florianópolis, SC, Brazil. Known as “the
Island of Magic”, Florianópolis is the favorite destination for tourism in
the Southern part of Brazil. Florianópolis is known by its 42 beautiful
beaches, special resorts, historical buildings, environmental protected
areas, and by an economy strongly based on information technology.

Workshop proposals: May, 2015
Tutorial proposals: May, 2015
Paper submission deadline: June, 2015
Author notification: July, 2015
Camera ready: August, 2015

General Chair
Mario A. R. Dantas (UFSC, Brazil)

Program Chairs
Edson Borin (Unicamp, Brazil)
Viktor K. Prasanna (USC, USA)