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Special Session
Special Session on
Defence and Military
 - DMSS 2019

29 - 31 July, 2019 - Prague, Czech Republic

Within the 9th International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications - SIMULTECH 2019


Bao Nguyen
Defence R&D Canada and University of Ottawa
Brief Bio
Bao Nguyen is a Senior Scientist at Defence R&D Canada. He is also an Adjunct Professor at the School of Mathematics and Statistics of the University of Ottawa. Dr. Nguyen obtained his PhD in theoretical particle physics from McGill University in 1993. He spent his undergraduate studies in physics and mathematics at Caltech and the University of Ottawa. Professor Nguyen has received a number of awards including a 2015 Koopman Prize from INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) for the outstanding military operations research paper published in the previous year. His interests lie in unmanned systems, combinatorial optimization, stochastic processes and discrete mathematics.


The military and defense domains offer a wide spectrum of challenging problems which require modelling & simulation.  We invite original papers that will have an impact on military operations.  Topics include but are not limited to cyber defense, missile defense, search & rescue operations, search & detection operations, unmanned systems, war games or any unusual combinations of these.  This event will allow military & defense researchers to exchange ideas and opportunities to networking.


Paper Submission: May 28, 2019 (expired)
Authors Notification: June 12, 2019 (expired)
Camera Ready and Registration: June 21, 2019 (expired)


Howard Li, University of New Brunswick, Canada
Fred Ma, Defence R&D Canada, Canada
Ramzi Mirshak, Defence R&D Canada, Canada
Joanna Isabelle Olszewska, University of West Scotland, United Kingdom
Edsen Preste, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Abderrahmane Sokri, Defence R&D Canada, Canada
Handson Yip, NATO, Belgium


Prospective authors are invited to submit papers in any of the topics listed above.
Instructions for preparing the manuscript (in Word and Latex formats) are available at: Paper Templates
Please also check the Guidelines.
Papers must be submitted electronically via the web-based submission system using the appropriated button on this page.


After thorough reviewing by the special session program committee, all accepted papers will be published in a special section of the conference proceedings book - under an ISBN reference and on digital support - and submitted for indexation by Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index (CPCI/ISI), DBLP, EI (Elsevier Engineering Village Index), Scopus, Semantic Scholar and Google Scholar.
SCITEPRESS is a member of CrossRef (http://www.crossref.org/) and every paper is given a DOI (Digital Object Identifier).
All papers presented at the conference venue will be available at the SCITEPRESS Digital Library


SIMULTECH Special Sessions - DMSS 2019
e-mail: simultech.secretariat@insticc.org