Springer Book Series on Knowledge and Information Management ============================================================ Home Page: http://kais.mines.edu/~xwu/kaim/home.html ---------------------------------------------------- Call for Book Proposals *********************** Aims and Scope ============== The Springer book series on Knowledge and Information Management (KAIM) aims to report and encourage new developments in all topic areas related to knowledge systems and advanced information systems. It publishes books that may comprise (1) collected works on advanced topics in KAIM with influential papers selected from various journals and conferences, and (2) research and tutorial monographs on emerging topics. Each book proposal in the book series will be independently reviewed by the Series Editorial Board with possible additional reviewers. The book series focuses on knowledge systems and advanced information systems, including their theoretical foundations, infrastructure, enabling technologies and emerging applications. Series Editor ============= Dr. Xindong Wu Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado 80401-1887, USA. Phone: +1-303-273-3874 Fax: +1-303-273-3875 Email: [log in to unmask] URL: http://kais.mines.edu/~xwu/ Series Editorial Broad ====================== Professor John A. Barnden School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K. Email: [log in to unmask] URL: http://www.cs.bham.ac.uk/~jab/ Professor Farokh B. Bastani Department of Computer Science, The University of Texas at Dallas, USA Email: [log in to unmask] URL: http://www.utdallas.edu/~bastani/ Professor John K. Debenham Faculty of Information Technology, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia Email: [log in to unmask] URL: http://www-staff.socs.uts.edu.au/~debenham/ Professor M. Tamer Ozsu Department of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Canada Email: [log in to unmask] URL: http://db.uwaterloo.ca/~tozsu/ Professor Jan Treur Department of Artificial Intelligence, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands Email: [log in to unmask] URL: http://www.cs.vu.nl/~treur/ Information for Proposers ========================= If you are interested in writing or editing a book to be published within the Springer Knowledge and Information Management series, please complete the Springer book proposal form (available at http://kais.mines.edu/~xwu/kaim/AQ.doc) and submit it to the Series Editor by e-mail at [log in to unmask] The book series emphasizes timely processing of book proposals and minimal delay in publication time. We review book proposals with Springer, and Springer will advise proposers of their proposal status with a target turnaround time of approximately two months. We strongly encourage electronic submissions in the form of PDF/postscript/Word files by e-mail. Springer London will contact the proposers directly to discuss the outcomes from the proposal review. General enquiries relating to the book series can be directed to the Series Editor, any member of the Series Editorial Board, or Mary Ondrusz at Springer London ([log in to unmask]). Enquiries regarding the status of specific proposals should be directed to the Series Editor and Springer London only.