Calls for Papers (special): International Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Information Systems (IJAEIS)


Special Issue On: Innovations in Information and Communications Technologies for Sustainable Environment

Submission Due Date
9/1/2020

Guest Editors
Dr. Vandana Mohindru, CGC College of Engineering, Mohali, Punjab, India
Dr. Anuj Kumar Gupta, CGC College of Engineering, Mohali, Punjab, India
Dr. Yashwant Singh, Central University of Jammu, J&K, India
Dr. Ravindara Bhatt, Jaypee University of Information Technology, Solan, H.P., India


Introduction
This special issue aim is devoted to gather and present new research that addresses the challenges in the broad areas of Information and Communication Technologies for Sustainable Environment. Information and communication technologies are acting as integrating and enabling technologies for the economy and they profoundly affect our society. New technologies provide utilities for knowledge acquisition and awareness, early evaluation of new knowledge, reaching agreements and communication of progress in the interest of the human welfare. This special issue provides a forum for innovative findings in the development of applied software engineering and environmental information systems. It is essential to understand how to effectively transform these services into utilities that provide value to both users and providers.

Objective
This special issue is dedicated for extended versions of the selected papers submitted in the 4th International Conference on Innovations in Computing (ICIC 2020), India. This special issue therefore aims to publish high quality, original, unpublished research papers in the broad area of Information and Communications Technologies for Sustainable Environment. Thus, presents a platform to bring together researchers, practitioners, developers, environmentalists and users who explore new ideas, techniques, and tools, as well as to exchange their experiences.

Recommended Topics
Topics to be discussed in this special issue include (but are not limited to) the following:

• Data design
• Data Integration
• Data interchange format
• Database modeling and design
• Decision Support Systems
• Distributed information systems
• Ecological system modeling
• Eco-technologies
• Embedded sensor and mobile database
• Environmental issues in rural and urban areas
• Forest Fires
• Geographic Information Systems
• Impact assessments of agricultural and industrial activities
• Interoperability between information systems
• Knowledge discovery and data mining
• Model driven development and model driven architecture
• Multi-Agent Systems
• Object-oriented systems modeling
• Ontologies metadata and metamodeling
• Precision farming
• Requirements analysis
• Risk assessments
• Simulation and optimization of agricultural systems
• Software Engineering
• Uncertain and imprecise information management
• Water Management
• Web-based information systems
• XML and Service oriented systems (SOA)
• IoT application in Agriculture Industry

Submission Procedure
Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit papers for this special theme issue on Innovations in Information and Communications Technologies for Sustainable Environment on or before August 25th, 2020. All submissions must be original and may not be under review by another publication. INTERESTED AUTHORS SHOULD CONSULT THE JOURNAL’S GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS at http://www.igi-global.com/publish/contributor-resources/before-you-write/. All submitted papers will be reviewed on a double-blind, peer review basis. Papers must follow APA style for reference citations.

All inquiries should be directed to the attention of:
Dr. Vandana Mohindru
Dr. Anuj Kumar Gupta
Dr. Yashwant Singh
Dr. Ravindara Bhatt
Guest Editors
International Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Information Systems (IJAEIS)
E-mail: vandanamohindru@gmail.com