Journal Information
Formal Methods in System Design
Impact Factor:

Call For Papers
The focus of this journal is on formal methods for designing, implementing, and validating the correctness of hardware (VLSI) and software systems. The stimulus for starting a journal with this goal came from both academia and industry. In both areas, interest in the use of formal methods has increased rapidly during the past few years. The enormous cost and time required to validate new designs has led to the realization that more powerful techniques must be developed. A number of techniques and tools are currently being devised for improving the reliability, and robustness of complex hardware and software systems. While the boundary between the (sub)components of a system that are cast in hardware, firmware, or software continues to blur, the relevant design disciplines and formal methods are maturing rapidly. Consequently, an important (and useful) collection of commonly applicable formal methods are expected to emerge that will strongly influence future design environments and design methods.

The journal is an international forum for the dissemination of research related to the application and development of formal methods in both hardware (VLSI) and software system design. Papers describing original work in all aspects of formal methods as they relate to this general area are invited.
Last updated by Xin Yao in 2016-07-25
Related Publications
Related Journals
CCFFull NameImpact FactorPublisherISSN
International Journal of IT/Business Alignment and Governance IGI Global1947-9611
aACM Transactions on Information Systems ACM1046-8188
bInformation Systems1.832ELSEVIER0306-4379
aACM Transactions of Information and System SecurityACM1094-9224
cLogical Methods in Computer Science Logical Methods in Computer Science1860-5974
cFuzzy Sets and Systems2.098ELSEVIER0165-0114
Graphs and Combinatorics2.673Springer0911-0119
bFormal Aspects of Computing1.226Springer0934-5043
bIEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems2.952IEEE1045-9227
Environmental Modelling & Software4.207ELSEVIER1364-8152
Related Conferences
CCFCOREQUALISShortFull NameSubmissionNotificationConference
BDSEInternational Conference on Big Data Science and Engineering2015-04-202015-05-312015-08-20
bba2RECOMBInternational Conference on Research in Computational Molecular Biology2016-11-012016-12-162017-05-03
bb1FMInternational Symposium on Formal Methods2016-05-162016-08-082016-11-07
bb3WWICInternational Conference on Wired/Wireless Internet Communications2017-03-052017-04-102017-06-21
aa2ECRTSEuromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems 2016-02-252016-04-222016-07-05
b1DSDEuromicro Conference on Digital System Design2017-04-282017-06-102017-08-30
ARITHIEEE Symposium on Computer Arithmetic2017-01-312017-03-312017-07-24
cb1ACIIInternational Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction2013-04-082013-05-202013-09-02
cab1ATVAInternational Symposium on Automated Technology for Verification and Analysis2017-04-212017-06-152017-10-03
SpliTechInternational Multidisciplinary Conference on Computer and Energy Science2017-04-012017-05-152017-07-12