[Haskell] MPC 2006 Final Call for Papers (extended deadlines)
tarmo at cs.ioc.ee
Sat Jan 28 18:55:42 EST 2006
- Extended deadlines:
* Submission of abstracts: 3 February 2006
* Submission of full papers: 10 February 2006
FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS
8th International Conference on
Mathematics of Program Construction
Kuressaare, Estonia, 3-5 July 2006
colocated with AMAST '06
The biennial MPC conferences aim to promote the development of
mathematical principles and techniques that are demonstrably useful
and usable in the process of constructing computer programs. Topics of
interest range from algorithmics to support for program construction
in programming languages and systems.
The previous conferences were held in Twente, The Netherlands (1989),
Oxford, UK (1992), Kloster Irsee, Germany (1995), Marstrand, Sweden
(1998), Ponte de Lima, Portugal (2000), Dagstuhl, Germany (2002) and
Stirling, UK (2004, colocated with AMAST '04). The 2006 conference
will be held at Kuressaare, Estonia, colocated with AMAST '06.
Robin Cockett, University of Calgary
Olivier Danvy, Aarhus Universitet
Oege de Moor, University of Oxford
* Submission of abstracts: 3 February 2006 (extended)
* Submission of full papers: 10 February 2006 (extended)
* Notification of authors: 17 March 2006
* Camera-ready version: 14 April 2006
Papers are solicited on mathematical methods and tools put to use in
program construction. Topics of interest range from algorithmics to
support for program construction in programming languages and
systems. Some typical areas are type systems, program analysis and
transformation, programming language semantics, program logics.
Theoretical contributions are welcome provided their relevance for
program construction is clear. Reports on applications are welcome
provided their mathematical basis is evident.
Submission and publication
Submission is in two stages. Abstracts (plain text) must be submitted
by 3 February 2006 (extended). Full papers (pdf) adhering to the llncs
style must be submitted by 10 February 2006 (extended). There is no
official page limit, but authors should strive for brevity. The
web-based submission system is open. Papers must report previously
unpublished work and not be submitted concurrently to another
conference with refereed proceedings. PC members may submit. Accepted
papers must be presented at the conference by one of the authors.
The proceedings of MPC '06 will be published in the Lecture Notes in
Computer Science series of Springer-Verlag.
After the conference, the authors of the best papers will be invited
to submit revised versions to a special issue of the Science of
Computer Programming journal of Elsevier.
Tarmo Uustalu, Institute of Cybernetics, Tallinn (chair)
Roland Backhouse, University of Nottingham
Eerke Boiten, University of Kent
Venanzio Capretta, University of Ottawa
Sharon Curtis, Oxford Brookes University
Jules Desharnais, Université de Laval
Jeremy Gibbons, University of Oxford
Lindsay Groves, Victoria University of Wellington
Ian Hayes, University of Queensland
William Harrison, University of Missouri
Johan Jeuring, Universiteit Utrecht
Dexter Kozen, Cornell University
Christian Lengauer, Universität Passau
Lambert Meertens, Kestrel Institute
Bernhard Möller, Universität Augsburg
Shin-Cheng Mu, University of Tokyo
José Oliveira, Universidade do Minho
Alberto Pardo, Universidad de la República
Ross Paterson, City University London
Ingrid Rewitzky, University of of Stellenbosch
Varmo Vene, University of Tartu
Two workshops will be held in conjunction with MPC 2006 as satellites
on 2 July 2006:
5th International Workshop on Constructive Methods for
Parallel Programming, CMPP 2006
Workshop on Mathematically Structured Functional Programming,
Kuressaare (pop. 16000) is the main town on Saaremaa, the
second-largest island of the Baltic Sea. Kuressaare is a charming
seaside resort on the shores of the Gulf of Riga highly popular with
Estonians as well as visitors to Estonia.
The scientific sessions of MPC/AMAST 2006 will take place at Saaremaa
Spa Hotel Meri, one among the several new spa hotels in the town. The
social events will involve a number of sites, including the
14th-century episcopal castle. Accommodation will be at Saaremaa Spa
Hotels Meri and Rüütli.
To get to Kuressaare and away, one must pass through Tallinn
(pop. 402000), Estonia's capital city. Tallinn is famous for its
picturesque medieval Old Town, inscribed on UNESCO's World Heritage
MPC/AMAST 2006 is organized by Institute of Cybernetics, a research
institute of Tallinn University of Technology.
The local organizers are Tarmo Uustalu (chair), Monika Perkmann, Juhan
Ernits, Ando Saabas, Olha Shkaravska, Kristi Uustalu.
Contact email address: mpc06(at)cs.ioc.ee.
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