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6th International Doctoral Symposium on Applied Computation and Security Systems (ACSS-2019), February 1-3, 2019, University of Calcutta, India

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About ACSS

The 6th International Doctoral Symposium on Applied Computation and Security Systems (ACSS-2019) is to be held during February 1-3, 2019 in Kolkata, India. ACSS 2019 is aimed at offering a qualified opportunity for presentation and discussion of the research outcomes by PhD scholars enrolled with Universities and Research Institutes around the world. While the emphasis of the workshop is on Security Systems, we solicit research outcomes on other relevant areas pertaining to advancement of computing.

2 BEST Papers in ACSS-2018, Sponsored by Springer Nature are;
  • Marcin Adamski, Anna Łupińska, Mirosław Omieljanowicz, Mariusz Rybnik, Maciej Szymkowski, Marek Tabędzki and
    Khalid Saeed;
    The concept of in-vehicle system for human presence and their vital signs

  • Aniruddha Sinha, Rikayan Chaki, Bikram Kumar De and Sanjoy Saha;
    Readability Analysis of Textual Content using Eye Tracking

  • We would request researchers to submit manuscripts containing unpublished research work in the domains of computing and security systems. Please see the detailed list of topics in the Call For Paper.
  • We particularly encourage researchers involved in emerging areas to submit their works for interesting discussions and post-symposium Springer Books to be indexed by the Conference Proceedings Citation Index of Thomson Reuters (ISI Indexing), EI-Compendex, DBLP and SCOPUS.



University of Calcutta, India

Department of Computer Science & Engineering
A. K. Choudhury School of Information Technology
University of Calcutta, India


Industry Sponsors



General Chairs
Nabendu Chaki, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India
Khalid Saeed, Warsaw University, Warsaw, Poland
Program Committee Chairs
Agostino Cortesi, Ca Foscari University, Venice, Italy
Rituparna Chaki, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India
Organizing Committee Chairs
Sankhayan Choudhury, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India
Amlan Chakrabarti, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India
Industry Relationship Chair
- To Be Announced Soon
Collaborating Institutes
Ca Foscari University, Venice, Italy
Bialystok University of Technology, Poland
Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
Website Administrator
Jayadratha Mondal, University of Calcutta, India
Ayan Dey, Univeristy of Calcutta, India

2018 Keynote Lectures


Speaker: Nabanita Das,
Professor, Advanced Computing & Microelectronics Unit,
Indian Statistical Institute

Title: 5G: Connectivity in Isolation


Speaker: Madhavan Mukund,
Professor & Dean of Studies,
Chennai Mathematical Institute

Title: Correctness in a Connected World

Viraj Kumar

Speaker: Viraj Kumar, Professor,
Department of Computer Science,
PES University, Bangalore,


Title: Teaching-Learning Computer Science at Scale

Aninda Bose

Speaker: Aninda Bose,
Senior Editor, Springer Nature

Title: Publishing Ethics and Author Services

Aloknath De

Speaker: Dr. Aloknath De
Corporate Vice President,
Samsung Electronics & CTO,
Samsung India.

Title: The World of Bits, Pixels and Sensors.

Call For Papers

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The ACSS-2019 International Doctoral Symposium aims to facilitate PhD scholars to present and discuss their doctoral research with senior researchers in a constructive and friendly atmosphere. Each contributed paper must have at least one enrolled PhD student as the first author of the submission and his/her supervisor(s) as co-author(s).


We welcome all such authors to submit research papers to 6th International Doctoral Symposium on Applied Computation and Security Systems (ACSS-2019). Any work that is not presented in ACSS-2019 shall not be included in the post-conference book. This symposium would be best suited for scholars who already have a plan outlined for their dissertation in one of the following broad areas:

  • Computer Vision & Applications
  • Security for Internet of Things
  • Security in Hetarogeneous Networks
  • Signal Processing
  • Intelligent Transportation System
  • VLSI Design and Embedded Systems
  • Privacy and Confidentiality
  • Big Data and Cloud Computing
  • Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
  • Remote Healthcare
  • Software Security
  • Mobile and Pervasive Computing
  • Biometrics-based Authentication
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Analysis and Verification Techniques
  • Large Scale Networking
  • Distributed Systems
  • Digital Forensics
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Access Control
  • Data Analytics and Applications
  • Requirements Engineering
  • Algorithms
  • Quantum Computing

The submission draft for full papers should be limited to 10-12 pages. The authors of selected papers shall be required to submit an extended version for publication as a book chapter in the post-symposium book. All papers will be carefully reviewed by the program committee and a balanced program will be selected based on relevance and technical soundness. Each paper will receive at least two blind reviews. Please note that author names, affiliations, etc. are not to be included in any form in the manuscript, failing which, the paper will be rejected.

The selected and presented works for ACSS 2019 are to be published by Springer after the symposium as an edited book in the series,

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Publications & Indexing

The ACSS 2019 authors shall be asked to submit an extended version of their work based on the discussions during the symposium. This extended version will be published as a book-chapter in the bi-volume post-symposium book to be published by Springer. The ACSS book volume(s) are indexed by Thomson Reuters (ISI Proceedings), EI-Compendex, DBLP, SCOPUS and others. Extension of some of the selected papers will also be published in a,
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Please note that at least one author of the accepted paper should register and the Ph D scholar should present the paper, failing which, the paper will not be included in the post-symposium book. The registration fee for the symposium includes entry to all the technical sessions, tutorials and workshops, besides lunches and the banquet dinner.