Publication Guidelines

Accepted full papers will be published in the upcoming FSDM2020 conference proceedings in the book series Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications (FAIA) Indexed by EI Compendex, Scopus, ACM Digital Library, Google Scholar, CPCI, etc. Indexing information could be found at

The five conference proceedings of past conferences (FSDM2019, FSDM2018, FSDM2017, FSDM2016 and FSDM2015) have been published successively in Vol. 320, Vol. 309, Vol. 299, Vol. 293 and Vol. 281 in the book series: Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications (FAIA) by IOS Press. The past four proceedings (FSDM2015-FSDM2018) have already been indexed by EI-Compendex smoothly. All the accepted papers from FSDM2019 conference proceeding (online publication date: October 18, 2019) have been indexed by EI Compendex and Scopus, submitted by IOS Press.

Proceedings of FSDM 2019:
Fuzzy Systems and Data Mining V

Publication Date: October 2019
Volume: 320
ISBN print: 978-1-64368-018-7
Proceedings of FSDM 2018:
Fuzzy Systems and Data Mining IV

Publication Date: November 2018
Volume: 309
ISBN print: 978-1-61499-926-3

Proceedings of FSDM 2017:
Fuzzy Systems and Data Mining III

Publication Date: November 2017
Volume: 299
ISBN print: 978-1-61499-827-3
Proceedings of FSDM 2016:
Fuzzy Systems and Data Mining II

Publication Date: December 2016
Volume: 293
ISBN print: 978-1-61499-721-4
Proceedings of FSDM 2015:
Fuzzy Systems and Data Mining I

Publication Date: April 2016
Volume: 281
ISBN print: 978-1-61499-618-7

Some selected excellent papers will be published in following journals, including but not limited to:

Mobile Information Systems(MIS) (IF=1.508)
ISSN: 1875-905X
Special Issue: Architecture, Technologies, and Applications of Location-Based Services
Indexed by Science Citation Index Expanded,Ei Compendex,Scopus and other databases.

Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing(WCMC) (IF=1.819)
ISSN: 1530-8677
Special Issue: Applications of Semantic Mobile Computing in the Internet of Things and Web of Things
Indexed by Science Citation Index Expanded,Ei Compendex,Scopus and other databases.

Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society (IF= 0.870)
ISSN: 1607-887X
Special Issue: Discrete Dynamics of Complex Interactions between Natural and Artificial Systems
Indexed by Science Citation Index Expanded,CNKI Scholar,Scopus and other databases.

CMES-Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences (IF=0.805)
Special Issue: Intelligent Computing for Engineering Applications
ISSN: 1526-1492 (Print);ISSN: 1526-1506 (Online)
Indexed by: Science Citation Index (Web of Science), Scopus, Engineering Index (Compendex), etc.
International Journal of Fuzzy Systems
Special Issue: Fuzzy Decision-Making Methods for Sustainable Developments of Industrial Engineering
ISSN: 1562-2479 (Print) 2199-3211 (Online)
Indexed by: Science Citation Index-Expanded (SciSearch®), Scopus and others

Journal of Applied Statistics (IF=1.031)
Special Issue: Statistical Approaches for Big Data and Machine Learning
ISSN: 0266-4763(Print) ISSN: 1360-0532(Online)
Indexed by: Science Citation Index(SCI), Science Citation Index-Expanded (SCI-expanded), Scopus, CNKI Scholar, Baidu Scholar, Google Scholar, EBSCO database and others
International Journal of Information Technology and Web Engineering(IJITWE)

Special issue: Big Data Analysis in Intelligent Decision Support Systems
ISSN: 1554-1045 EISSN: 1554-1053
Indexed by: Web of Science - Emerging SCI, Compendex (Elsevier Engineering Index), SCOPUS, and others.

Electronics (IF=2.412)
Special issue: Internet of Things (IoT)-Based Smart Power Grid and Systems for Future Vessels and Platforms
ISSN: 2079-9292
Indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science), MEDLINE (PubMed), Ei Compendex, Inspec (IET) and Scopus.

Mathematics (IF=1.747)
Special issue: Computational Mathematics and Neural Systems
Special issue: Dynamics under Uncertainty: Modeling Simulation and Complexity
ISSN: 2227-7390
Indexed by the Science Citation Indexed Expanded - SCIE (Web of Science), Scopus and other databases.

Symmetry (IF=2.645)
Special issue: Recent Advances in Social Data and Artificial Intelligence 2019
Special issue: Uncertain Multi-criteria Optimization Problems
Indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science) [search for "Symmetry-Basel"], Scopus and other databases.

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Manuscript Process & Status in FSDM Online Submission System
1. Submission: Authors submit manuscripts via the online submission system. Manuscript format should be in Word (preferred).
2. Pre-reviewing: Editor performs an initial technical criterial check (manuscript field, structure of manuscript, adherence to the submission instructions and English language usage.), called "Pre-reviewing" in one week.
3. Looking for reviewers: Manuscripts that go through Pre-reviewing will be assigned to related reviewers for refereeing.
4. Undergoing review (First round of review): Manuscripts will be refereed in four-eight weeks.
5. Author to modify: The Organizing Committee will send the review reports to authors for manuscript improvement at the first time once at least two constructive review reports are received. Author will be required to revise manuscript and update the revised version via login the submission system.
6. Second round of review: If necessary, revised manuscript will be sent to the original reviewers for the second round of review.
7. Accepted: Acceptance notification will be sent to the corresponding author and the registered author.
8. Complete registration fee and Typesetting by Author: Author should pay the registration fee, and update the final version of manuscript as per the registration instructions.
9. Proofread: Final version of manuscript will be proofread by the Organizing Committee.
10. Author check: Author check, correct and send back the proof to the Organizing Committee.
11. Scheduled for publication: Confirmed final edited manuscripts by authors will be sent to the publishers officially for online publication.