IEEE Software Special Issue: Rapid Application Development
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Fri Oct 13 09:13:03 UTC 2006
IEEE Software Special Issue
Rapid Application Development with Dynamically Typed Languages
Call for Papers
Publication: September/October 2007
Submission Deadline: 1 February 2007
Dynamically typed programming languages were once seen as slow,
suitable only for small throw-away tasks. However, their ability to
aid rapid systems
development and to facilitate the pervasive, mobile, and frequently
that are increasingly in demand in the modern world has led to their
While developers are ever keen to find out more about the details of
languages, managers are interested in finding out how they can
approved languages without diluting their organizations' technical
We thus solicit contributions in several areas related to dynamic
Topics of interest include:
* Dynamic programming languages "in use".
* Organizations' experiences in integrating dynamic programming
into their existing language menagerie.
* Experiences of and techniques for using dynamic programming
effectively (including efficiency and scalability concerns).
* How dynamic programming languages have evolved and how they might
develop in the future.
* New techniques in challenging areas such as metaprogramming,
dynamic reconfigurability, and mobility.
For detailed author guidelines, please visit:
Manuscripts must not exceed 5,400 words including figures and tables,
for 200 words each. Submissions in excess of these limits may be
refereeing. The articles we deem within the theme's scope will be
are subject to editing for magazine style, clarity, organization, and
For more information, please contact the Guest Editors Laurence
Tratt and Roel Wuyts
at dyn at tratt.net.
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