Important Workshop Dates and Deadlines:

  1. -September 9th 2012 October 1st 2012 (23:59 PST) - Full Paper Submissions

  2. -September 30th 2012 - October 17th 2012 Full Paper Notification of Acceptance

  1. -October 10th 2012 (23:59 PST) - Late Breaking Research Submissions

  2. -October 17th 2012 - Late Breaking Research Notification of Acceptance

  1. -November 12th 2012 - Workshop Event at SC12, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

Authors are invited to submit full papers with unpublished, original work of not more than 10 pages of double column text using single spaced fonts on pages of 8.5 x 11 inches (this limit includes all figures, content etc but does not include references). The paper should be formatted to use the IEEE manuscript guidelines available at:

A separate Late-Breaking Research and Preliminary Techniques stream is also available for authors to submit 4-page papers describing initial research or early first-of-a-kind results (this page limit does not include references but includes all technical content and figures). These papers will be presented in a dedicated, interactive session at PMBS 12 enabling open discussion with industry and domain experts.

All accepted papers (subject to post-review revisions) will be published in IEEE digital library.

Authors of selected papers will also be invited to submit revised manuscripts for inclusion in special issues of The Computer Journal and IEEE Computer Architecture Letters.

Papers should be submitted using EasyChair at:


3rd International Workshop on

Performance Modeling, Benchmarking and Simulation of High Performance Computer Systems (PMBS12)

held as part of SC12, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, November 2012

in cooperation with ACM SIGMETRICS