Call for Participation
IEEE International Workshop
On Embedded Fault-Tolerant Systems
May 22-23, 1998
Boston University, Boston, MA
Sponsored by:
IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Fault-Tolerant Computing
In cooperation with
IFIP Working group 10.4, Boston University, Boston, MA


The goal of this workshop is to provide a forum for researchers to present and exchange research results and advances in the field of Embedded Fault-Tolerant Systems, both hardware and software, and their interactions.
Topics of interest to the workshop include (but are not limited to):

Selected papers will be published in special issues on " Embedded Fault-Toleran t Systems " of the journals:
Send five copies of abstract not exceeding 1000 words to the Program Chair by
March 10, 1998. All panel proposals should be received no later than March 10, 1998.
For additional information concerning the workshop, please contact the General Chairs. Hotel accommodations will be reserved for the participants of the workshop at the Tremont House Hotel, in downtown Boston.
General Chairs

Dr. D. Avresky
Boston University
Dept. of ECE
Boston, MA 02215
Phone: (617)- 353-9850
Fax:(617)- 353-6440

Dr. Barry W. Johnson
University of Virginia
Dept. of El. Eng.
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Phone:(804) 924-7623
Fax: (804) 924-8818

Program Chair
Dr. F. Lombardi
Texas A\&M University
Dept. of Comp. Science
College Station, TX 77843
Phone: (409)- 845-5464
Fax: (409)- 847-8578

Finance and Registration Chair
Dr. V. Strumpen
Lab. for Computer Science, MIT
545 Technology Square
Cambridge, MA 02139
Phone: (617) 253-1531
FAX: (617) 253-0415

Program Committee
J. Bruck (USA)      R. Harper (USA)         H. Verheyen (USA)    R. Riter (USA)
B. Ciciani (Italy)  J. Hlavicka (Czech Rep) A. Nordsieck, (USA)  D. Kaeli (USA)
F. Cristian (USA)   M. Karpovski (USA)      I. Koren (USA)       W. Sanders (USA)
M. Dal Cin (Germany)J. Lala (USA)           Y. Koga (Japan)      D. Sieworek(USA)
K. Fuchs (USA)      H. Levendel (USA)       B. Ossfeldt (Sweden) R. Swarz (USA)
P. Green (USA)      E. Maehle (Germany)     D. Powell (France)   R. Vidale(USA)
J. Hayes (USA)      D. Moldovan (USA)       A. Pruscino (USA)    L. Young (USA)

Abstract Submission:  April 2, 1998 (Extended)
Notification of Acceptance:  April 20, 1998.