March 27-30, 2022
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ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems (TODAES)

Special journal issue on Advances in Physical Design Automation - Call for Papers

The extensions of other conference papers and original works are welcome.

This special issue seeks recent advances and innovations for More Moore and More-than-Moore in a physical design context. In addition to submissions from academia, submissions from industry are also welcome. Research papers with an emphasis on the following topics are of particular interest: placement, routing, and ECO; advances towards analog design automation; physical design for heterogeneous integration; physical design for advanced lithography technology; hardware security-related physical design; and physical design for emerging technologies.

Submissions should be made through the ACM TODAES submission site and formatted according to TODAES author guidelines. Authors should login, select "Author" then "Start new submission" then "Begin submission" and select "Special Issue on Advances in Physical Design Automation" for the submission type.

For the full Call for Papers and submission instructions, go to:

Important Dates

Open for submissions: May 14th, 2022
Submission deadline: July 31st, 2022
First-round review decisions: September 16th, 2022
Deadline for revision submissions: October 14th, 2022
Notification of final decisions: November 30th, 2022
Tentative publication date: Spring 2023

For questions and further information, please contact guest editors at:

* Iris Hui-Ru Jiang, National Taiwan University,

* David Chinnery, Siemens Digital Industries Software,

* Gracieli Posser, Cadence Design Systems,

* Jens Lienig, Dresden University of Technology,