The Student Forum at DSN provides an opportunity for students
currently working in the area of dependable and secure computing to
present and discuss their research objectives, approach and preliminary
The Forum is an opportunity for presentation and for
discussion. The selected student research papers will be presented in
the Student Forum sessions, accompanied by the Student Forum Program
Committee, composed by professors working in the field of dependable
and secure computing, who will actively participate to the discussions.
- Submission deadline: April 6th, 2009
- Authors notification: April 20th, 2009
- Camera ready: April 27th, 2009
Student research papers should have a student as single author.
The paper should describe the topic, preliminary results, and future
direction of the student's on-going research. The student must commit
to presenting the work, if accepted, at the conference.
submitted to the Forum should be at most four pages in length, must be
formatted using standard two-column IEEE format, and must be submitted
by the deadline of April 6, 2009. The two-column IEEE format layout
guide is available at http://www.computer.org/portal/site/cscps/index.jsp (follow sidebar: Information for Authors / Formatting).
Submit papers in PDF format, by e-mail, to the following address: [email protected].
use the following naming convention: Student_Y_Z.pdf where Y is the
first author's last name, and Z is an abbreviation of the first
Questions or comments about the Student
Forum should be directed to the Student Forum Chair Marco Vieira,
University of Coimbra: [email protected].
submissions will be confirmed via return e-mail. If you do not receive
a confirmation within 48 hours of sending the e-mail please contact the
Student Forum Chair, Marco Vieira, University of Coimbra: [email protected].
Selection and Notification:
criteria for acceptance of Student Research Papers will be originality,
relevance and interest to the community. The Student Forum Program
Committee, led by the Student Forum Chair, will review the submitted
Accepted contributions will be published in the
supplementary volume of the 2009 International Conference on Dependable
Systems and Networks, and presented in the Student Forum track at the
conference. Submission of a contribution to the Forum indicates
agreement that the student will present the work, if accepted, at the
Authors will be notified of decisions by April 20,
2009. The camera-ready version of the accepted papers should be
submitted by April 27, 2009.
Student Forum Program Committee:
- Marco Vieira (Univ. of Coimbra, PT), SF Chair
- Aad van Moorsel (Univ. of Newcastle, UK)
- Eliane Martins (Unicamp, BR)
- Juan Carlos Ruiz (Polytec. Univ. of Valencia, ES)
- Roy Maxion (CMU, US)