International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (IJWNBT)

International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (IJWNBT)

Editors-in-Chief: Ioan-Sorin Comşa (Brunel University London, UK) and Ramona Trestian (Middlesex University, UK)
Indexed In: INSPEC and 13 more indices
Published: Semi-Annually |Established: 2011
ISSN: 2155-6261|EISSN: 2155-627X|DOI: 10.4018/IJWNBT


The International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (IJWNBT) publishes peer reviewed quality papers that present state-of-the-art innovative findings and practical applications of wireless networks and broadband technologies. IJWNBT features cutting-edge research on topics such as next-generation wireless networks and beyond mobile technologies, hybrid wireless networking, dynamic network optimization and machine learning, heterogeneous wireless networks, multimedia networking, handover mechanism, fibre optics and broadband communications etc. This journal publishes novel and high quality research papers, surveys, technical notes, case studies, project findings, and book reviews on various technologies of next-generation wireless networks.

Topics Covered

  • 4G, 5G, and Beyond Broadband Cellular Networks
  • Autonomous Vehicle Communication Systems
  • Beamforming/MIMO/Multiple Antenna Signal Processing
  • Blockchain for Secure Communication
  • Cloud and Mobile Edge Computing in Mobile Networking
  • Cyber-Physical Networking (Latency- and Resilience Awareness) in Highly Mobile Environments
  • Dedicated Short-Range Communications
  • Device-to-Device (D2D) and Machine-to-Machine (M2M)
  • Experimental and Prototype Results
  • Fog/Edge Computing Towards Intelligent Connected Vehicles (ICVs)
  • Handover and Network Selection Mechanisms
  • Intelligent Networking Protocols for Next Generation Wireless Networks
  • Internet-of-Things (IoT)
  • Machine Learning in Wireless and Cellular Networks
  • Millimeter Wave/ Terahertz Communications
  • Mobile-Satellite Systems and Services
  • Modulation and Coding
  • Multimedia Applications for Wireless Communications
  • Multiple Access Schemes
  • Network Function Virtualization and Software Defined Networking
  • Protocols, Network Architectures and Management Models
  • Radio Resource and Mobility Management
  • Security, Privacy, and Authentication
  • Service Provisioning, Reliability and Quality Assurance
  • Smart Grid Communications
  • Spectrum Sensing, Learning and Spectrum Data-Base
  • Underwater Wireless Communication Networks
  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Networks
  • Wireless Communications
  • Wireless Sensor, Vehicular, and Mesh Networks

Mission and Scope

The mission of the International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (IJWNBT) is to provide an international forum for the latest research achievements in the wireless networks and broadband technology fields. This journal highlights the continued growth and new standards in the area of next generation wireless networks and also in broadband technologies. IJWNBT reports new trends, novel applications, new developments, and projects in both wireless and broadband areas.

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Editor(s)-in-Chief Biography

Dr. Ioan-Sorin Comsa is a Research Assistant in 5G radio resource scheduling at Brunel University, London, UK. He was awarded the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Telecommunications from the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania in 2008 and 2010, respectively. He received his Ph.D. degree from the Institute for Research in Applicable Computing, University of Bedfordshire, UK in June 2015. He was also a Ph.D. Researcher with the Institute of Complex Systems, University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland. Since 2015, he worked as a Research Engineer at CEA-LETI in Grenoble, France. His research interests include intelligent radio resource and QoS management, reinforcement learning, data mining, distributed and parallel computing, adaptive multimedia delivery in heterogeneous wireless networks.
Dr. Ramona Trestian is a Senior Lecturer with Design Engineering and Mathematics Department, Middlesex University, London, UK since August 2013. She was previously an IBM-IRCSET Exascale Postdoctoral Researcher with the Performance Engineering Laboratory (PEL) at Dublin City University (DCU), Ireland since December 2011. She received her Ph.D. degree from Dublin City University, Ireland in 2012. She published in prestigious international conferences and journals and has five edited books. Her research interests include mobile and wireless communications, user perceived quality of experience, multimedia streaming, software defined networks, handover and network selection strategies.

Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief Emeriti
Jong-Hyouk Lee, Sangmyung University, Korea, Republic Of
Naveen Chilamkurti, La Trobe University, Australia
International Advisory Board
Gulshan Shrivastava, National Institute of Technology Patna, India ORCID
Hichem Taghouti, National School of Engineering of Tunis, Tunisia
Kijpokin Kasemsap, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Thailand
Murtaza Rizvi, National Institute of Technical Teachers’ Training and Research, India
NZ Jhanjhi, Taylor's University, Malaysia ORCID
Surjit Singh, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, Punjab, India, India ORCID
Virender Ranga, National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, Haryana, India, India ORCID
Associate Editors
Alexey Vinel, Halmstad University, Finland
Andreea Molnar, Swinburne University of Technology, United Kingdom
Arun Kumar Sangaiah, Vellore Institute of Technology, India
Ben Soh, LaTrobe University, Australia
Chih-Heng Ke, Kinman University, Taiwan
Ching-Hsien Hsu, Asia University, Taiwan, Taiwan
Giovanni Giambene, Università degli Studi di Siena, Italy
Gunasekaran Manogaran, University of California, USA, United States
Irina Tal, Ireland
Ivan Lee, University of South Australia, Australia
Jin Kwak, Soonchunhyang University, Korea, Democratic People's Republic Of
Jong Hyuk Park, Seoul National University of Technology, Korea, Republic Of
Lei Shu, Nanjing Agricultural University, China & University of Lincoln, UK, Japan
Leonardo Mostarda, university of Camerino, Italy ORCID
Liang Zhou, ENSTA ParisTech, France
Longhao Zou, Southen University of Science and Technology, China ORCID
Maria Merani, Università degli Studi di Modena, Italy
Marimuthu Karuppiah, VIT University, India
Mehmet Fatih Tuysuz, Turkey
Natasa Gospic, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Nurul Sarkar, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand ORCID
Periklis Chatzimisios, Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece
Priyan Malarvizhi Kumar, United Kingdom
Purav Shah, United Kingdom
Quoc-Tuan Vien, United Kingdom
Rama Murthy Garimella, International Institute of Information Technology, India
Sanjay Ahuja, University of North Florida, United States
Seng Loke, Deakin University, Australia
Sherali Zeadally, University of Kentucky, United States
Yixin Jiang, Tsinghua University, China
Editorial Review Board
Abbas Jamalipour, University of Sydney, Australia
Ali Al-Sabbagh, Florida Tech
Amrit Mukherjee, KIIT University, India
Anand Nayyar, Duy Tan University, Da Nang, Viet Nam ORCID
Asis Kumar Tripathy, VIT Vellore, India ORCID
Bharat Bhushan, BIT Mesra, Ranchi, India ORCID
Divya Preetha, VIT University, Chennai Campus, India ORCID
Farooq Aftab, Univeristy of Science and Technology Beijing , China ORCID
Gerasimos Pagiatakis, School of Pedagogical & Technological Education (ASPETE), Greece ORCID
Han-Chieh Chao, National Ilan University, Taiwan
Jyoti Arora, Institute of Information Technology and Management, India
Kin-Hon Ho, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Meeta Singh, Manav Rachna International Institute of Research and Studies (Deemed to be University), India ORCID
Mohd Ismail, University of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Muralidhar Kurni, Anantha Lakshmi Institute of Technology & Sciences, Ananthapuramu, India ORCID
Prathapchandran Kannimuthu, Karpagam Academy of Higher Education (Deemed to be University), India
Wassim Aljuneidi, Syrian Virtual University, Syrian Arab Republic


Prospective authors should note that only original and previously unpublished article manuscripts will be considered. Interested authors must consult the Journal Guidelines for Manuscript Submission at PRIOR to submission. Any further questions may be answered at All article manuscript submissions will be forwarded to at least three members of the editorial review board of the journal for a double-blind peer review. The final decision regarding acceptance/revision/rejection will be based on the reviews received from the reviewers.

All inquiries should be directed to the attention of:

Ioan-Sorin Comşa
International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (IJWNBT)
Ramona Trestian
International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (IJWNBT)

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