About the Journal

ISSN: 1678-4804

The Journal of the Brazilian Computer Society (JBCS) is a publication of the Brazilian Computing Society (SBC). It is an international journal that serves as a forum for disseminating innovative research in all fields of computer science and related subjects. Contents include theoretical, practical, and experimental papers reporting original research contributions, as well as high-quality survey papers.

Topics covered by JBCS extend to all computer science topics, computer systems development, and formal and theoretical aspects of computing, including:

  • algorithms and complexity;
  • artificial intelligence and machine learning;
  • computational biology;
  • computer architecture;
  • computer graphics;
  • computer music;
  • computers and society;
  • data visualization;
  • data engineering and information retrieval;
  • electronic government;
  • embedded systems;
  • games, entertainment, and virtual reality;
  • geoinformatics;
  • high-performance computing;
  • image and video processing;
  • information and computational systems security;
  • logic;
  • multimedia and web systems;
  • optimization;
  • natural language processing;
  • software engineering;
  • ubiquitous computing;
  • virtual reality;
  • VLSI design and software-hardware co-design;
  • ...and much more.

Open access

JBCS is open access and free of charge for both authors and readers. All articles published by JBCS are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication, without subscription charges or registration barriers. The open access policy brings higher visibility, allowing maximum visibility of articles published in the journal as they are made available to a wide, global audience.


Authors of articles published in JBCS retain the copyright of their articles and are free to reproduce and disseminate their work and have granted to any third party, in advance and in perpetuity, the right to use, reproduce or disseminate their article, in accordance with the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International Public License (CC BY-NC 4.0).