Call for Papers (Deadline Extension)

Jack Styczynski jstyczyn at nbc.com
Thu Jul 30 13:50:48 EST 1998


Apparently folks, we are the victim of some sort of spamming.  I have also
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Jack Styczynski
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On Thu, 30 Jul 1998, Meslin, Eric (OD) wrote:

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> 	-----Original Message-----
> 	From:	Douglas Bonar [SMTP:bonard at ms.com]
> 	Sent:	Thursday, July 30, 1998 1:03 PM
> 	To:	Nina.Patel at us.nycomed-amersham.com;
> recomb-email-list at cs.sandia.gov; scistra at frodo2.cs.sandia.gov
> 	Subject:	Re: Call for Papers (Deadline Extension)
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> 	On Jul 30, 11:50am, Nina Patel wrote:
> 	> Subject: Re: Call for Papers (Deadline Extension)
> 	>      Please remove my name from your e-mail list; I am no longer with
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> 	>      Thank you,
> 	>      Nina Patel
> 	> 
> 	> 
> 	> ______________________________ Reply Separator
> 	_________________________________
> 	> Subject: Call for Papers (Deadline Extension)
> 	> Author:  scistra at frodo2.cs.sandia.gov (Sorin C. Istrail) at Internet
> 	> Date:    7/28/98 6:08 PM
> 	> 
> 	> 
> 	>      
> 	>         DISCRETE APPLIED MATHEMATICS
> 	>      
> 	>           CALL FOR PAPERS FOR THE 
> 	>      
> 	>     COMPUTATIONAL MOLECULAR BIOLOGY SERIES
> 	>      
> 	>      
> 	> We are happy to announce that our collection of Special Issues on 
> 	> Computational Molecular Biology has become the 
> 	> <<Computational Molecular Biology Series>>, 
> 	> an ongoing regular feature of "Discrete Applied Mathemtaics".
> 	>      
> 	> Series Editors: Sorin Istrail, Pavel Pevzner, Ron Shamir
> 	>      
> 	> Submission Deadline for the next volume: September 1, 1998
> 	>      
> 	>      
> 	>      "Don't ask [only] what mathematics can do for biology, 
> 	>        ask what biology can do for mathematics."
> 	>      
> 	>               Stanislaw Ulam
> 	>      
> 	>      
> 	> Manuscripts are solicited for a volume of "Discrete Applied
> Mathematics" 
> 	> on topics concerning the development of new combinatorial and 
> 	> algorithmic techniques in computational molecular biology. This volume
> 
> 	> will be the third in the Computational Molecular Biology Series of 
> 	> Discrete Applied Mathematics, which publishes papers on the
> mathematical 
> 	> and algorithmic foundations of the inherently discrete aspects of 
> 	> computational biology. The refereeing of the papers in this series
> will 
> 	> be thorough and will follow the general pattern of refereeing of
> regular 
> 	> papers in the journal.
> 	>      
> 	> The traditional partnership of mathematics and physics has advanced 
> 	> and enriched both disciplines. In a similar partnership, mathematics 
> 	> and algorithms are becoming crucial tools in the rapid advancement of 
> 	> molecular biology. At the same time, the computational challenges of 
> 	> these biological disciplines raise exciting new problems in discrete 
> 	> mathematics and theoretical computer science.
> 	>      
> 	> The following is a (non-exhaustive) list of possible topics of 
> 	> interest for the series: 
> 	>      
> 	> DNA mapping
> 	> DNA sequencing 
> 	> DNA/protein sequence comparison 
> 	> Molecular evolution
> 	> RNA/Protein folding and structure prediction 
> 	> Gene/motif recognition
> 	> Genome rearrangements 
> 	> Gene function determination
> 	> Drug design and combinatorial chemistry 
> 	> DNA arrays 
> 	>      
> 	> The response to the first two calls for papers in this series 
> 	> was very strong, and resulted in two high quality volumes; 
> 	> the first appeared in 1996 (Discrete Applied Mathematics, Volume 71), 
> 	> and the second will appear later this year. (A list of 
> 	> papers accepted to the second volume is attached to this message.)
> 	>      
> 	> In view of the success and strong response for these two volumes, 
> 	> the Editor-in-Chief of Discrete Applied Mathematics and the 
> 	> special volumes guest editors have decided to create an ongoing 
> 	> series of the journal, the Computational Molecular Biology Series.  
> 	> The Series Editors will continue to assure a thorough and timely 
> 	> refereeing process. We expect this third volume in the series to 
> 	> appear in the Fall 1999.
> 	>      
> 	> Seven (7) hard copies of complete manuscripts should be sent to any of
> 
> 	> the series editors by September 1, 1998. Manuscripts may be submitted 
> 	> earlier and their refereeing process will be initiated upon
> submission. 
> 	> The submission should be accompanied by an email message containing
> only 
> 	> the plain text (ASCII) of the abstract of the paper. Authors are 
> 	> encouraged to send also a LaTex or postscript file of the manuscript
> via 
> 	> email, to expedite the reviewing process. This does not replace the
> need 
> 	> for hard copy submission. Manuscripts must be prepared according to
> the 
> 	> normal submission requirements of Discrete Applied Mathematics, as 
> 	> described in each issue of the journal. 
> 	>      
> 	> Further information on the series is available from:
> 	>      
> 	> http://www.elsevier.nl/mcs/dam/Menu.html (The Netherlands) 
> 	> http://www.cs.sandia.gov/~scistra/DAM (USA) 
> 	> http://www.math.tau.ac.il/~shamir/dcb.html (Israel)
> 	>      
> 	>      
> 	> The Series Editors are:
> 	> -----------------------
> 	>      
> 	>   Sorin Istrail
> 	>   Sandia National Laboratories
> 	>   Massively Parallel Computing Research Laboratory 
> 	>   P.O.Box 5800, MS 1110
> 	>   Albuquerque, NM 87185-5800
> 	>   scistra at cs.sandia.gov
> 	>   http: //www.cs.sandia.gov/~scistra
> 	>      
> 	>   Pavel Pevzner
> 	>   University of Southern California
> 	>   Department of Mathematics, DRB 155
> 	>   Los Angeles, CA 90089-1113
> 	>   ppevzner at hto.usc.edu
> 	>   http: //www-hto.usc.edu/people/Pevzner.html
> 	>      
> 	>   Ron Shamir 
> 	>   Department of Computer Science 
> 	>   School of Mathematical Sciences
> 	>   Tel Aviv University 
> 	>   Tel Aviv 69978
> 	>   ISRAEL  
> 	>   shamir at math.tau.ac.il
> 	>   http: //www.math.tau.ac.il/~shamir
> 	>      
> 	> -----------------------------------------------------------
> 	>  Papers Accepted to the Second Volume of
> 	>      
> 	>      DISCRETE APPLIED MATHEMATICS 
> 	>                  on
> 	>      COMPUTATIONAL MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
> 	>      
> 	> F. Annexstein, R. Swaminathan
> 	> "On testing consecutive ones property in parallel"
> 	>      
> 	> C. Armen, C. Stein
> 	> "A 2 and 3/4 approximation algorithm for the shortest superstring
> problem"
> 	>      
> 	> B. DasGupta, T.Jiang, S.Kannan, M. Li, Z. Sweedyk
> 	> "On the complexity of approximation of syntenic distance"
> 	>      
> 	> H. Edelsbrunner, M. Facello, J. Liang
> 	> "On the definition and the construction of pockets in macromolecules"
> 	>      
> 	> O. Eulenstein, M. Vingron
> 	> "On the equivalence of two tree mapping measures"
> 	>      
> 	> D. Fernandez-Baca, J. Lagergren
> 	> "On the approximability of the Steiner tree problem in phylogeny"
> 	>      
> 	> I. Grebinsky, G. Kucherov
> 	> "Reconstructing a hamiltonian circuit by querying the graph:
> 	>  application to DNA physical mapping"
> 	>      
> 	> D. Gusfield, R. M. Karp, L. Wang, P. Stelling 
> 	> "Graph traversals, genes and matroids: an efficient 
> 	> case of the traveling salesman problem"
> 	>      
> 	> L. Heath, J. Vergara
> 	> "Sorting by bounded block-moves"
> 	>      
> 	> I. Hofacker, P. Schuster, P. Stadler 
> 	> "Combinatorics of RNA secondary structures"
> 	>      
> 	> J. Kececiouglu, D.Gusfield
> 	> "Reconstructing a history of recombinations from a set of sequences"
> 	>      
> 	> E. Knill, W. Bruno, D. Torney
> 	> "Non-adaptive group testing in the presence of errors"
> 	>      
> 	> G. Lancia, M. Perlin
> 	> "Genotyping of pooled microsatellite markers by combinatorial 
> 	> optimization techniques"
> 	>      
> 	> F.R. McMorris, C. Wang, P. Zhang  
> 	> "On probe interval graphs"
> 	>      
> 	> J. Miedanis, O. Porto, G.P. Telles
> 	> "On the consecutive Ones  Property"
> 	>      
> 	> R. Ravi, J. Kececiouglu
> 	> "Approximation algorithms for multiple sequence alignment under a 
> 	> fixed evolutionary tree"
> 	>      
> 	> M. Steel, M.D. Hendy, D. Penny
> 	> "Reconstructing phylogenies from nucleotide pattern probabilities"
> 	>      
> 	> -----------------------------------------------------------
> 	>      
> 	>      
> 	>      
> 	>      
> 	>      
> 	>-- End of excerpt from Nina Patel
> 
> 


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