A special issue of the journals "Optimization and Engineering (OPTE)" and "Optimization Methods and Software (OMS)" will be published from the papers presented at VOCAL 2008. Papers discussing novel solutions or novel approaches to engineering optimization problems will be considered for publication in OPTE, while papers with algorithmic and software focus in OMS.

All papers will be refereed according to the standards of the respective journals. At "Conference Registration" please indicate if you are planning to submit a paper to one of the conference proceedings, to OPTE or to OMS.

In order to submit your paper, please login with your username and password and follow the instructions under the menu item "Upload Paper".