Proceedings PDGC - 2016
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Paper Presentation Schedule DAY 1, DAY 2 & DAY 3
The paper submission deadline is CLOSED.

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IEEE Approval Accorded

The proceedings will be published by the IEEE and will be included in IEEE Xplore

IEEE Conference Record number: 38036

IEEE Catalogue number: CFP1634K-ART ; ISBN: 978-1-5090-3669-1 (XPLORE COMPLIANT)
IEEE Catalogue number: CFP1634K-CDR; ISBN: 978-1-5090-3667-7 (CD-ROM)
IEEE Catalogue number: CFP1634K-PRT
; ISBN: 978-1-5090-3668-4 (PRINT)

Keynote Speakers

Prominent international keynote speakers will be presenting the state of art in research in Parallel, Distributed and Grid Computing.


Prof. Raj K Bhatnagar
University of Cincinnati, USA.



Prof. R. Govindarajan
Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, INDIA


Prof. Santi Caballé
Universitat Oberta de Catalunya,
Barcelona, SPAIN


Prof. R.K. Ghosh
IIT, Kanpur, INDIA.



Prof. Manoj Misra
IIT, Roorkee, INDIA.

Authors of high quality selected presented papers in PDGC 2016 in the areas covered by the following special issues will be invited to resubmit their extended manuscripts (substantially revised, expanded and rewritten) for possible publication. Further such authors will meet the copy right permission requirements of the journal concerned. These special issues are Scopus indexed journals. We would like to emphasize that there will be no extra charges for the publication in our special Issues.

  1. 1. Special Issue on “ Recent Developments in Parallel, Distributed and Grid Computing for Big Data” in International Journal of Grid and Utility Computing, Inderscience
  2. 2. Special Issue on “Advanced Techniques in Multimedia Watermarking” in International Journal of Information and Computer Security, Inderscience (
  3. 3. Special Issue on “Recent Developments in Multimedia Watermarking using Machine Learning” in Journal of Intelligent Systems, De Gruyter (





2016 Fourth International Conference on Parallel, Distributed and Grid Computing (PDGC) will be organized at Jaypee University of Information Technology, Waknaghat, Solan, Himachal Pradesh, India. PDGC-2016 will serve as an international forum for researchers and practitioners interested in recent advances in the areas of parallel, distributed and grid computing. It will provide an opportunity to present and exchange advanced scientific and technological information in hardware, software and theoretical foundation in these areas. 
The proceedings of PDGC 2016 will appear in the proceedings published by IEEE and fully indexed by IEEE Xplore. 1st best paper, 2nd best paper and 3rd best paper award will be given.


Jaypee University of Information Technology is located at Waknaghat, Solan, Himachal Pradesh 173234, India. It is situated near Shimla (24 Km) just 3 Km off the NH22 (Delhi-Ambala-Kalka-Waknaghat-Shimla road). Convenient airports are Shimla (30 Km), Chandigarh (100 Km), New Delhi (350 Km) and Amritsar (350 Km).


The topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

Distributed Systems: Distributed Algorithms, Distributed Databases, Heterogeneous Distributed Systems, Distributed Shared Memory Systems, Virtual Memory, Distributed Object-oriented Systems, AI in Distributed Systems, Real Time Distributed Systems.

Parallel Computer Systems: Parallel Algorithms, Algorithms Exploiting Clusters and General-Purpose Distributed and Parallel Systems, Hybrid & Embedded Parallel Systems, Memory Organization, Support for Parallel I/O, Multi/Many Core Systems, GPU and FPGA based Parallel Systems.

Networks and Interconnection Networks: Scalable Networks, Reconfigurable Networks, Routing Issues, General-Purpose Network Performance for Distributed Applications, Network Protocols, Internet Technology, Optical Interconnections and Computing, Novel Network Topologies.

Network-based Computing: Web Computing, Cluster Computing, Cloud Computing, Computational Grids, Data Grids, Semantic Grid, Mobile Agents, Distributed Web Services.

Dependable Computing and Systems: Fault-tolerance, Self-stabilization, Performance Prediction and Analysis, Simulation, Knowledge-based Program Development.

Cluster and Grid Computing: Collaboration Technologies, Communication and Networking Systems, Data Analysis and Management on Grids, Data Grids, Grid Computing Infrastructures, Middleware and Tools, Grid Computing Services, Grid Infrastructures for Data Analysis, Grid Standards as related to Applications.

Cloud Computing: Actor Model, Cluster Manager, Redundant Array of Inexpensive Servers, Utility computing, Virtual Private Cloud.

Multimedia and Service Networking: Multimedia Communications and Services, Real-time Networking, Performance Modeling, Networked Real-time Embedded Systems, Services on-Demand, Network Management, Multimedia Architectures and Protocols, Multimedia Applications, Quality of Service Support, Operating System and Networking Support, Internet Tools and Applications, Audio/Video Delivery over the Internet.

Peer-to-Peer Computing: Performance Modeling and Evaluation, Power-aware Computing, Real-Time and Multimedia Systems, Resource Management and Scheduling.

Security and Privacy: Security in Computational and Data Grids, Security in Distributed Environments, Configuration, Policy, Management Issues.

Petri Nets: Theory, Analysis, Tools and Applications.


Big Data Computing:  Cloud Computing Techniques for Big Data, Algorithms and Programming Techniques for Big Data Processing, Model and Languages for Big Data, Persistence and Preservation Algorithms and Systems for Big Data search, Distributed and Peer to Peer search, Large Scale Social Media and Recommendation Systems, Big Data Tool Kits, Anomaly Detection in Very Large Scale Systems

Software Tools and Environments for Parallel and Distributed Platforms:  Operating Systems, Compilers, Languages, Debuggers, Monitoring Tools, Software Engineering on Parallel/Distributed Systems.

Related Fields:  Parallel and Distributed Data Mining Algorithms, Web-based Computing and Service-Oriented Architecture, Wireless and Mobile Computing, Algorithms Design and Analysis, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Neural Networks and Fuzzy Logic, Biologically Inspired Computing, Systems Biology, Cyber-Physical Systems, Wireless Sensor Networks, Remote Sensing, Social Networks (Social Media), Human Computer Interaction, Graph Embedding, Computer Graphics and Virtual Reality, Nanotechnology in High Performance Computing.




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