Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience
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Edited By: Geoffrey C. Fox and David W. Walker
Impact Factor: 0.636
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2011: 64/99 (Computer Science Theory & Methods); 68/104 (Computer Science Software Engineering)
Online ISSN: 1532-0634
Associated Title(s): Journal of Software: Evolution and Process, Software Focus, Software Testing, Verification and Reliability, Software: Practice and Experience, Theory and Practice of Object Systems
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