Computer Science

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Welcome to the Computer Science area of Elsevier.

By delivering first class information and innovative tools, we continue to refine our portfolio to serve the research need of professionals, researchers and students worldwide.

We are proud to play an integral part within the computer science community and to participate in the advancement of this field. All our journals are available online via ScienceDirect, the essential information resource for over 14 million scientists worldwide.

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These are short, webcast-style presentations that can be shown next to your article on ScienceDirect. Audioslides gives authors the opportunity to present their research in their own words, helping readers to quickly understand what a paper is about and appreciate its relevance.

A selection of presentations published from our Computer Science Journals are shown in the Audioslides Gallery.

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c3NEW JOURNAL - Big Data Research

Big Data Research will provide an innovative channel for scholarly communication and applications in this broadening field of research. This timely new journal aims to promote and communicate advances in big data research by providing a fast and high quality forum for researchers, practitioners and policy makers.

The journal will publish original research papers and reviews of developments in current areas of data storage, management, computing and visualization related research areas of current importance to readers.

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c4NEW JOURNAL - International Journal of Child-Computer Interaction

This breakthrough journal serves as a forum to communicate original, high-quality research in child-computer interaction and interaction design and children.

Editors-in-Chief

J. Read, University of Central Lancashire, UK

P. Markopoulos, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Netherlands

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c5NEW JOURNAL - Vehicular communications

Vehicular communications is a growing area of communications between vehicles and roadside communication infrastructure. Advances in wireless communications are making possible sharing of information through real time communications between vehicles and infrastructure.

This timely new journal will encompass all types of communications involving vehicles, including vehicle–to–vehicle and vehicle–to–infrastructure.

Editor-in-Chief

M. Atiquzzaman, University of Oklahoma, USA

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News

New Journal – Big Data Research now welcomes submissions. Read more >>

Edward Blum, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Computer and System Science has passed away. Read more >>

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Virtual Special Issues

Check out our latest Virtual Special Issues:

Celebrating the Breadth of Biometrics Research Virtual Issue - a collection of research contributions drawn from eleven different journals

Digital Investigation - 10th Anniversary Virtual Issue - a special selection of past papers, one from each volume between 2004 and 2014, that have helped advance research and practice

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Access to quality research is vital to the scientific community and beyond. We support sustainable access and work hard to provide a range of open access options alongside our access initiatives to ensure everyone can read, use and trust the latest research.

We are committed to working in partnership with the research community, librarians, funders and other stakeholders. Our Elsevier team is continually on the road meeting the community, participating in discussions and establishing partnerships which will help support increase access to research. Read more about our institutional and funding body agreements.

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Computer Science Special Issues

The Cognitive Thalamus
Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, Volume 54, pages 1-196 (Publication: July 2015)
Edited by Jean-Christophe Cassel, Anne PEREIRA de VASCONCELOS

Bee and Insect learning and Cognition
Learning and Motivation, Volume 50, pages 1-82 (Publication: May 2015)
Edited by Caroline Strang, William A. Roberts

Special Issue: Type 2 Blindsight
Consciousness and Cognition, Volume 32, pages 1-128 (Publication: March 2015)
Edited by Robert Foley, Robert W. Kentridge

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Top 25 Download

The Internet of Things: A survey • Article
Computer Networks, Volume 54, Issue 15, Pages 2787-2805 | Atzori, L.; Iera, A.; Morabito, G.

Internet of Things (IoT): A vision, architectural elements, and future directions • Article
Future Generation Computer Systems, Volume 29, Issue 7, Pages 1645-1660 | Gubbi, J.; Buyya, R.; Marusic, S.; Palaniswami, M.

Deep learning in neural networks: An overview • Review article
Neural Networks, Volume 61, Pages 85-117 | Schmidhuber, J.

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Our Publishing Team

Christiane Barranguet
Christiane Barranguet
Publishing Director,
Computer Science
Suzanne Abbott
Suzanne Abbott
Journal Publisher,
Computer Science, Security and Robotics
Rebecca Capone
Rebecca Capone
Journal Publisher,
Theoretical Computer Science
Gaia Lupo
Gaia Lupo
Journal Publisher,
Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Gail Rodney
Gail Rodney
Journal Publisher,
Multimedia
Sweitze Roffel
Sweitze Roffel

Journal Publisher,
Computational Intelligence
Alison Waldron
Alison Waldron
Journal Publisher,
Control and Signal Processing
Liliana Birla
Liliana Birla
Journal Publisher,
Communications and Microelectronics