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)


Sep 2, 2016 NOCS 2017 will be co-located with ESWeek 2017 in Seoul. The date will be Oct 19-20, 2017. See you in Seoul next year!
Sep 2, 2016 Best Paper Award is presented to Gabriele Miorandi, Alberto Celin, Michele Favalli, Davide Bertozzi, "A Built-In Self-Testing Framework for Asynchronous Bundled-Data NoC Switches Resilient to Delay Variations".
Aug 31, 2016 Slides of Prof. Kuroda's keynote talk are available online.
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 selected.
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.