Publication Guidelines

Accepted full papers will be published in the upcoming FSDM2021 conference proceedings in the book series Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications (FAIA) Indexed by EI Compendex, Scopus, ACM Digital Library, Google Scholar, CPCI, etc. Indexing information could be found at

The six conference proceedings of past conferences (FSDM2020, FSDM2019, FSDM2018, FSDM2017, FSDM2016 and FSDM2015) have been published successively in Vol. 331, Vol. 320, Vol. 309, Vol. 299, Vol. 293 and Vol. 281 in the book series: Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications (FAIA) by IOS Press. The five proceedings (FSDM2015-FSDM2019) have already been indexed by EI-Compendex smoothly. All the accepted papers from FSDM2020 conference proceedings have been published online with publication date: Nov. 11, 2020 and are under indexing by EI-Compendex.

Proceedings of FSDM 2020:
Fuzzy Systems and Data Mining VI

Publication Date: November 2020
Volume: 331
ISBN print: 978-1-64368-134-4
Proceedings of FSDM 2019:
Fuzzy Systems and Data Mining V

Publication Date: October 2019
Volume: 320
ISBN print: 978-1-64368-018-7

Proceedings of FSDM 2018:
Fuzzy Systems and Data Mining IV

Publication Date: November 2018
Volume: 309
ISBN print: 978-1-61499-926-3
Proceedings of FSDM 2017:
Fuzzy Systems and Data Mining III

Publication Date: November 2017
Volume: 299
ISBN print: 978-1-61499-827-3
Proceedings of FSDM 2016:
Fuzzy Systems and Data Mining II

Publication Date: December 2016
Volume: 293
ISBN print: 978-1-61499-721-4
Proceedings of FSDM 2015:
Fuzzy Systems and Data Mining I

Publication Date: April 2016
Volume: 281
ISBN print: 978-1-61499-618-7

Selected papers from FSDM2021 conference will be recommended to the following journals, including but not limited to:

Evolutionary Intelligence
ISSN: 1864-5909 (Print); 1864-5917 (Online)
Indexed by: ACM Digital Library, CNKI, DBLP, EBSCO Discovery Service, EI Compendex, Emerging Sources Citation Index, Google Scholar
Special Issue: Towards robust explainable and interpretable artificial intelligence
Journal of Nonlinear and Convex Analysis(JNCA)
IF: 1.075
ISSN: 1345-4773 (Print);ISSN: 1880-5221 (Online)
Indexed by SCIE, Scopus, etc.

International Journal of Computers Communications & Control(IJCCC) (IF=2.293)
ISSN: 1841-9836 (Print);ISSN: 1841-9844 (Online)
Indexed by SCIE, Scopus, etc.
Publication Type: Regular Issue

Applied Sciences (IF=2.679)
Special issue: Integrated Artificial Intelligence in Data Science
ISSN: 2076-3417
Indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science), Inspec (IET), Scopus and other databases.

Electronics (IF=2.397)
Special issue: Parallel Processing and High Performance Computing
Special issue:10th Anniversary of Electronics: New Advances in Systems and Control Engineering
ISSN: 2079-9292
Indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science), MEDLINE (PubMed), Ei Compendex, Inspec (IET) and Scopus.
International Journal of Information Technology and Web Engineering(IJITWE)
ISSN: 1554-1045 EISSN: 1554-1053
Indexed by: Web of Science - Emerging SCI, Compendex (Elsevier Engineering Index), SCOPUS, and others.
Special Issue: Computational Intelligence Applications Based on Fuzzy Systems and Big Data

To get more information of SCI journals related to FSDM2021 General Topics, please do not hesitate to contact via email: or Wechat: 18040526485 / fsdmconf

Manuscript Process & Status in FSDM Online Submission System
1. Submission: Authors submit manuscripts via the online submission system. Manuscript format should be in Word (preferred).
2. Pre-reviewing: Editor performs an initial technical criterial check (manuscript field, structure of manuscript, adherence to the submission instructions and English language usage.), called "Pre-reviewing" in one week.
3. Looking for reviewers: Manuscripts that go through Pre-reviewing will be assigned to related reviewers for refereeing.
4. Undergoing review (First round of review): Manuscripts will be refereed in four-six weeks.
5. Author to modify: The Organizing Committee will send the review reports to authors for manuscript improvement at the first time once at least two constructive review reports are received. Author will be required to revise manuscript and update the revised version via login the submission system.
6. Second round of review: If necessary, revised manuscript will be sent to the original reviewers for the second round of review.
7. Accepted: Acceptance notification will be sent to the corresponding author and the registered author.
8. Complete registration fee and Typesetting by Author: Author should pay the registration fee, and update the final version of manuscript as per the registration instructions.
9. Proofread: Final version of manuscript will be proofread by the Organizing Committee.
10. Author check: Author check, correct and send back the proof to the Organizing Committee.
11. Scheduled for publication: Confirmed final edited manuscripts by authors will be sent to the publishers officially for online publication.