About NOCS

The International Symposium on Networks-on-Chip (NOCS) is the premier event dedicated to interdisciplinary research on on-chip, chip-scale, and multichip package-scale communication technology, architecture, design methods, applications and systems. NOCS brings together scientists and engineers working on NoC innovations and applications from inter-related research communities, including computer architecture, networking, circuits and systems, packaging, embedded systems, co-design, and design automation.

Important Dates

Abstract registration deadlineFebruary 5, 2016 February 22, 2016 (Anywhere on Earth)
Full paper submission deadlineFebruary 12, 2016 February 29, 2016 (Anywhere on Earth)
Author notificationApril 8, 2016
Final manuscript deadlineMay 18, 2016 May 31, 2016 (extended)


Aug 16, 2016 Instruction on poster sessions for speakers of regular sessions is added.
Aug 1, 2016 Early registration deadline is extended to Aug 15 JST (GMT+9).
Jul 26, 2016 Best Paper Award candidates are listed.
Jun 12, 2016 Advanced program is added.
Jun 3, 2016 Keynote talks and embedded tutorial are added.
Jun 1, 2016 Hotel information is updated. On-line hotel room reservation site is now open.
May 23, 2016 Registration information is updated. On-line registration site is now open.
May 7, 2016 Call for sponsorship and exhibit is added.
Apr 27, 2016 Camera ready guideline is updated. Electronic Copyright Form is available.
Feb 22, 2016 Abstract registration is closed. Submissions can be revised until Feb 29.
Jan 21, 2016 Paper submission site is now open.
Dec 26, 2015 Committee page is updated.
Nov 14, 2015 Call-for-papers is released.
Oct 15, 2015 NOCS16 web site initial draft is created.