In response to many requests from prospective authors, the Guest Editors have decided to extend the submission deadline from 30 April 2008 to 21 May 2008.

  Call for Papers

Special Issue of Journal of Combinatorial Optimization on

International Symposium on Combinatorial Optimization 2008 (CO2008)

Guest Editors: Bo Chen, Artur Czumaj, Vladimir Deineko, Arie Koster

Authors of all abstracts accepted by CO2008 are cordially invited to submit their full papers for possible publication in this special issue of Journal of Combinatorial
Optimization (JOCO). The special issue also calls for papers that have not been ubmitted to CO2008 but are within the scope specified below. All submissions to the
special issue shall be subject to the normal review process of JOCO.


Computational complexity
Constraint satisfaction
Crew scheduling
Cutting and packing
Exact and approximation algorithms
Frequency assignment
Heuristic methods
Integer programming
Network design
Polyhedral theory
Production and logistics scheduling
Vehicle routing and scheduling


All submissions shall be through Springer’s Online Manuscript Submission, Review and tracking System for JOCO, where you can find detailed information and instructions. However, please pay special attention to the following: Once entered login to “Submit a Manuscript”, please select “CO2008” from the pull-down list when prompted for “Choose Article Type”.

Deadline for Submission

21 May 2008

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