Journal of the ACM

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Journal of the ACM  
Journal of the ACM 2010 cover.jpg
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Discipline Computer science
Language English
Edited by Victor Vianu
Publication details
ACM (United States)
Publication history
Frequency Bimonthly
ISSN 0004-5411 (print)
1557-735X (web)
OCLC no. 783892264

The Journal of the ACM is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering computer science in general, especially theoretical aspects. It is an official journal of the Association for Computing Machinery.[1] Its current editor-in-chief is Victor Vianu (University of California, San Diego).

The journal was established in 1954[2] and "computer scientists universally hold the Journal of the ACM (JACM) in high esteem".[3]

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  1. ^ Raghavan, P. (2003). "Editorial: Preserving excellence through change". Journal of the ACM 50 (4): 427–428. doi:10.1145/792538.792539. 
  2. ^ "History". Journal of the ACM. ACM. Retrieved 2012-08-05. 
  3. ^ Lowry, Paul Benjamin; Romans, Denton; Curtis, Aaron (2004). "Global Journal Prestige and Supporting Disciplines: A Scientometric Study of Information Systems Journals". Journal of the Association for Information Systems 5 (2): 29–80. 

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