StringMasters will take place under the auspices of the Words and Automata Research Group at Department of Mathematics and Informatics of University of Palermo. Its research relates closely to many applications of stringology including:

  • Indexing
  • String Matching
  • String Combinatorics
  • Algorithms and Data Structures for Strings
  • Bioinformatics
  • Computational Genomics
  • Data Mining
  • Big Data
  • Internet Issues
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Automata Theory
  • Network Security
  • Musical Analysis
  • Lossless and Lossy Data Compression

StringMasters 2014 welcomes participants with interests in any aspect of string algorithms, theoretical or applied.