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International Journal of Grid and High Performance Computing (IJGHPC)
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International Journal of Grid and High Performance Computing (IJGHPC)

This journal will be converting from Hybrid Open Access to full Gold Open Access on January 1, 2023. All article manuscripts submitted September 1, 2022 onward will be processed through as open access submissions in preparation for the 2023 conversion.
Editors-in-Chief: Ching-Hsien Hsu (Asia University, Taiwan), Emmanuel Udoh (Sullivan University, USA) and Mohammad Khan (East Tennessee State University, USA)
Indexed In: Compendex (Elsevier Engineering Index), INSPEC, SCOPUS, Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) and 11 more indices
Published: Continuous Volume |Established: 2009
ISSN: 1938-0259|EISSN: 1938-0267|DOI: 10.4018/IJGHPC
Journal Metrics
Submission to Acceptance: Approx. 8 - 12 Weeks
Acceptance to Publication: Approx. 8 - 12 Weeks
Acceptance Rate: Approx. 18 - 28%
Description & Scope
Description:
The International Journal of Grid and High Performance Computing (IJGHPC) examines current, state-of-the art research on all aspects of grid and cloud evolution, middleware, standards, API, economy, education, services, algorithms, collaboration, impact, instrumentation, security, portals, trends... Show More
Mission & Scope:
The primary mission of the International Journal of Grid and High Performance Computing (IJGHPC) is to provide an international forum for the dissemination and development of theory and practice in grid and cloud computing. IJGHPC publishes refereed and original research papers and welcomes contributions on current trends, new issues, tools, societal impact, and directions for future research in... Show More
Coverage:
  • Advanced collaboration techniques and scaling issues
  • Algorithms and techniques for HPC
  • Big Data
  • Bio-inspired grid resource management
  • Cloud architectures
  • Cloud business process integration
  • Cloud client and applications
  • Cloud engineering and management
  • Cloud foundation concepts
  • Cloud platforms and infrastructures
  • Cloud reliability and security
  • Cloud Services
  • Cloud standards
  • Cloud types
  • Combating global terrorism with the world wide grid
  • Emerging standards for organizations and international projects
  • Future of grid, trends, and challenges
  • Green data centers
  • Grid and software engineering aspects
  • Grid architecture, resources, and data management
  • Grid economy, market dynamics, and simulations
  • Grid education and applications - science, engineering, and business
  • Grid evolution, characterization, and concepts
  • Grid fundamentals, algorithms, and performance analysis
  • Grid impact, scientific, and industrial and social implications
  • Grid instrumentation, measurement, and visualization
  • Grid middleware, scheduling, brokering, and monitoring
  • Grid portals and security
  • Grid programming, models, tools, and API
  • Grid services, concepts, specifications, and frameworks
  • Grid uses and emerging technology
  • New initiatives, SOA, autonomic computing, and semantic grid
  • Simple API for Grid Applications (SAGA)
  • Software and hardware support for HPC
  • Test, evaluation, and certificate presentation
  • Wireless and optical grid, characteristics, and applications
  • Work flow management
Editorial Board

Editorial Board

Editors-in-Chief
Ching-Hsien Hsu, Asia University, Taiwan
Emmanuel Udoh, Sullivan University, United States
Mohammad Khan, East Tennessee State University, United States
Associate Editors
Daniel S. Katz, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, United States
Jia Zhang, Southern Methodist University, United States
Nik Bessis, Edge Hill University, United Kingdom ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-6013-3935
Sahalu Junaidu, Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria
Stan Kurkovsky, Central Connecticut State University, United States
Wolfgang Gentzsch, UberCloud, Germany
Editorial Review Board
Antanas Zilinskas, Vilnius University, Lithuania
Athena Vakali, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Beniamino Di Martino, Università della Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli", Italy ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0001-7613-1312
Chao Wang, Amazon Web Services, United States
Chao-Tung Yang, Tunghai University, Taiwan
Christophe Cerin, Université Paris 13, France
Dmitry Korzun, Petrozavodsk State University, Russian Federation ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0003-1723-5247
Fatos Xhafa, Technical University of Catalonia (UPC), Spain
Giovanni Aloisio, University of Salento, Italy
Giuseppe A. Trunfio, University of Sassari, Italy
Horvath Zoltan, Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary
Jose Manuel Garcia Carrasco, University of Murcia, Spain
Kashif Nisar, University Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia
Laurence Yang, St. Francis Xavier University, Canada
Manpreet Singh, Maharishi Markandeshwar University, India
Minglu Li, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Nikolaos Antonopoulos, University of Derby, United Kingdom
Pethuru Raj Chelliah, Reliance Jio Infocomm. Ltd., India ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0001-5220-0408
Shanmugasundaram Hariharan, Vardhaman College of Engineering, Hyderabad, India ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0001-9686-4329
Shawulu Nggada, Higher Colleges of Technology, Namibia
Shih-Hao Hung, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Vishal Anand, The College at Brockport, SUNY, United States
Yao Zhang, Xiamen University, China
Yeh-Ching Chung, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Taiwan
Yuhui Deng, Jinan University, China
International Advisory Board
Antonio Muñoz, University of Málaga, Spain ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-6751-0625
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Contact
All inquiries regarding IJGHPC should be directed to the attention of:
Robert Hsu (robertchh@gmail.com)
or
Emmanuel Udoh (udohe123@yahoo.com)

Please forward all special issue inquiries to:
Mohammad Khan (ijghpc@gmail.com)

Editors-in-Chief
International Journal of Grid and High Performance Computing

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