Calls for Papers (special): International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (IJWNBT)


Special Issue On: IoT and 5G Communications

Submission Due Date
9/20/2018

Guest Editors
Dr. Jagannadham Dulipala, NSN College of Engineering, Karur; HPE India,
Dr. V. Ramachandran, Professor, Dept. of IST, Anna University, Chennai, India

Introduction
Internet of Things, including Industrial IoT, emerged with many scientific and industrial use cases which resulted in proliferation of data regarding these connected things useful for better management and control. Data Analytics further brings meaningful IoT use cases. On the other hand, emerging 5G networks promisemore reliable and speedy communication.

Objective
IOT, Data Analytics and 5G technologies are independent technologies in their own right, but they all feed and converge with one another and together make the whole system meaningful and efficient. Hence this special edition attempts to bring technological developments and research outcomes.

Recommended Topics
Topics to be discussed in this special issue include (but are not limited to) the following:

• 5G Standards
• 5G Mobile in the Development of IoT, Big Data
• 5G backbone, SMAC (Social mobility analytics cloud)
• NFV, Network Slicing, SDN
• 5G Wireless, NR, eMBB, mMTC, URLLC, massive MIMO, Cognitive Radio, mmWave for 5G
• 5G migration and challenges
• Network slicing
• Real World Applications of IoT technology.
• Interoperability of IoT Systems.
• Identification and Authentication Issues.
• Mobile Cloud Computing (MCC) and IoT.
• Industrial IoT Convergence.
• Big Data Applications for Internet of Things
• Mobile Applications of Big Data
• Machine Learning
• IoT Data Analytics.


Submission Procedure
Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit papers for this special theme issue on IoT and 5G Communications on or before September 20th, 2018. All submissions must be original and may not be under review by another publication. INTERESTED AUTHORS SHOULD CONSULT THE JOURNAL’S GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS at http://www.igi-global.com/publish/contributor-resources/before-you-write/. All submitted papers will be reviewed on a double-blind, peer review basis. Papers must follow APA style for reference citations.

All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:
Dr. Jagannadham Dulipala
Guest Editor
International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (IJWNBT)
E-mail: djagan.research@gmail.com