The Journal Applied Computer Systems is an open access scientific journal published biannually in May and December. The journal serves for experience generation in computer science and information technologies use in different applications and is a source of information for the industry practitioners, for academic personnel and students.
The journal publishes research papers describing new results, original ideas and applications or reports on the development and maintenance of actual systems addressing issues concerning theory, development, management and applications of advanced applied computer science.
The topics covered by the journal are:
- Artificial Intelligence
- Computer Applications
- Information Technology and Systems
- Programming Technologies
- Software Engineering
Besides, the reader will find papers on conception of framework for automated creation of graph visualisation systems, theoretical basis and practical usage of simulation for creating solutions for data management systems, modelling of software systems and business processes, comparison of programming languages, intelligent tutoring systems, semantic web development, applications of cloud-based services, issues of dynamic wireless networks, as well as surveys and papers focused on different other specific topics.
The aim of the publishers is to encourage the applied research by granting free publication possibilities to professionals in the software field, young scientists and doctoral students.
The authors of articles are researchers from various educational and research institutions and companies not only from different European countries, but also from Africa, North and South America, Asia and Australia.
Currently known as Applied Computer Systems 2012 – current, ISSN 2255-8683 (print), ISSN 2255-8691 (online).
Formerly known as Scientific Journal of Riga Technical University, Series Computer Science. Applied Computer Systems 2000–2011, ISSN 1407-7493 (print).
In 2012 the journal Applied Computer Systems separated from the RTU journal series Computer Science and the present volume numbering reflects the number of journals published within the series since 2000.
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Professor Janis Grundspenkis, Dr. habil. sc. ing., Riga Technical University, Latvia
Professor Oksana Nikiforova, Dr. sc. ing., Riga Technical University, Latvia
Professor Guntis Arnicāns, Dr. sc. comp., University of Latvia, Latvia
Professor Guntis Bārzdiņš, Dr. sc. comp., University of Latvia, Latvia
Professor Jānis Bārzdiṇš, Dr. habil. sc. comp., University of Latvia, Latvia
Professor Juris Borzovs, Dr. habil. sc. comp., University of Latvia, Latvia
Professor Gintautas Dzemyda, Dr. habil., Vilnius University, Lithuania
Professor Dalė Dzemydienė, Dr., Vilnius University, Lithuania
Professor Nuno M. Garcia, PhD, University of Beira Interior, Portugal
Senior researcher Hele-Mai Haav, PhD, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
Professor Zbigniew Huzar, Dr. hab. inż., Wrocław University of Science and Technology, Poland
Associate professor Saša Lazarević, PhD, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Associate professor Henry Linger, PhD, Monash University, Australia
Professor Chu Kiong Loo, PhD, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Associate professor Audronė Lupeikienė, Dr., Vilnius University, Lithuania
Senior researcher Virginijus Marcinkevičius, Dr., Vilnius University, Lithuania
Professor Zhou Mingtao, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing Hope Software Co., Ltd., China
Professor Mohammed El Mohajir, PhD, Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University, Morocco
Professor Eduard Petlenkov, PhD, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
Assistant professor Dušan Savić, PhD, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Professor Miloš Stojmenović, PhD, Singidunum University, Serbia
Professor Jaak Tepandi, PhD, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
Professor Olegas Vasilecas, Dr., Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania
Professor Tzvetomir Vassilev, Dr., University of Ruse, Bulgaria
Professor Wita Wojtkowski, PhD, Boise State University, USA
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Instructions for Authors
The journal accepts manuscripts only if they have not been published before and are not under consideration for publication elsewhere.
The manuscript should be submitted in DOC or DOCX format and formatted according to the template. Please see the template for detailed requirements on the manuscript structure and formatting.
Please submit your manuscript to the Editorial Manager of the Journal of Applied Computer Systems electronically using the Editorial System.
Article Processing Charges
The journal does not have article processing charges (APCs) nor article submission charges.
Publishing of accepted articles is fully sponsored by Riga Technical University (Latvia) with no costs for authors.
Open Access Statement
The journal is an Open Access journal that allows free unlimited access to all its content without any restrictions to all users upon publication.
The use of journal articles is governed by the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license as currently displayed on https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/, throughout the world, in any form, in any language, for the full term of copyright, effective upon acceptance for publication.
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Peer Review Process
The Journal of Applied Computer Systems uses a double-blind peer-review policy. The reviewers of an article will not get to know the identity of the author(s), and the author(s) will not get to know the identity of the reviewer. Each article is reviewed by at least two reviewers who are competent in the relevant field. Based on the reviews, the Editors-in-Chief decide whether to accept or reject the article or request that the author(s) adjust it to comply with the reviewers’ suggestions. In the case of conflicting reviews, an external expert is asked to review the article.