International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (IJWNBT)

International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (IJWNBT)

Editors-in-Chief: Naveen Chilamkurti (La Trobe University, Australia) and Jong-Hyouk Lee (Sangmyung University, South Korea)
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) presents state-of-the-art innovative findings in access technologies useful in the architecture of wireless networks. IJWNBT features cutting-edge research on topics such as 4G security, mobile technologies, and handover mechanisms. This journal publishes novel and high caliber research papers, surveys, technical notes, case studies, project findings, and book reviews in the area of wireless networks, especially those related to next generation 4G (Fourth Generation) networks and broadband technologies like WiMAX.

Topics Covered

  • 3G, 4G, and beyond systems
  • Ad-hoc networks
  • Cognitive Radio Networks
  • Cross-layer schemes and optimizations
  • Data fusion in wireless sensor networks
  • Energy and power management in wireless systems
  • Experimental wireless systems and trials
  • Interworking heterogeneous wired/wireless networks
  • Location-based services and tracking
  • Multi-hop and cooperative communications
  • Multi-hop wireless networks
  • Multimedia delivery over wireless networks
  • Next generation wireless systems
  • Performance evaluation of wireless systems and protocols
  • Resource management and admission control
  • RFID protocols and systems
  • Security and privacy in wireless systems
  • Security in wireless sensor networks
  • Ultra wide-band systems
  • Vehicular networks
  • Wireless internet and All-IP integration
  • Wireless LANs and PANs and WiMAX
  • Wireless MAC protocols: design and analysis
  • Wireless Mesh Networks
  • Wireless network testbeds and applications
  • Wireless Sensor 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.

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Editor(s)-in-Chief Biography

Naveen Chilamkurti teaches at La Trobe University (Melbourne, Australia). He holds a PhD and Master of Computer Science from La Trobe University. He is a senior member of IEEE Society and active in IEEE Communications and Computer Society technical committees. Dr. Naveen organized and chaired many international conferences in the areas of wireless computing, pervasive computing, and next generation wireless networks. He serves as technical program committee, steering committee, organizing committee, and track chair in many international conferences.

Dr. Naveen has authored around seventy-five scientific publications, book chapter, and journals. He serves as an associate editor for six international journals such as Wiley Journal of Communication Systems and others. He also serves as a guest editor for various international journals. Dr. Naveen‘s research interests are primarily in the areas of wireless communications, multimedia, pervasive computing, 4G communications, wireless sensor networks, green networking, WiMAX, and RFID technologies.

Jong-Hyouk Lee received the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Engineering from Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Korea, in 2007 and 2010, respectively. Dr. Lee was a researcher at INRIA, France and was an Assistant Professor at TELECOM Bretagne, France. Since September 2013, he has been with Sangmyung University, Cheonan, Korea. Dr. Lee won the Best Paper Award at the IEEE WiMob 2012 and received the 2015 Best Land Transportation Paper Award from the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society. Dr. Lee was a tutorial speaker at the IEEE WCNC 2013, IEEE VTC 2014 Spring, and IEEE ICC 2016. He was introduced as the Young Researcher of the Month by the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF) Webzine in November 2014. He is an associate editor of Springer Annals of Telecommunications, IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, and IEEE CONSUMER ELECTRONICS MAGAZINE. He is a general chair of Qshine 2016 and Technical Program Chair of the IEEE ICCE 2017 and IEEE ICCE 2018. Dr. Lee is an IEEE senior member. Research interests include Blockchain, Mobility Management, Malware Analysis, and Protocol Analysis.

Editorial Board

International Advisory Board
V R Sarma Dhulipala, Anna University, India
NZ Jhanjhi, Taylor's University, Malaysia ORCID
Kijpokin Kasemsap, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Thailand
Virender Ranga, National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, Haryana, India, India
Murtaza Rizvi, National Institute of Technical Teachers’ Training and Research, India
Gulshan Shrivastava, National Institute of Technology Patna, India
Surjit Singh, National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra, India ORCID
Hichem Taghouti, National School of Engineering of Tunis, Tunisia
Associate Editors
Sanjay Ahuja, University of North Florida, United States
Zhiquan Bai, Shandong University, China
Periklis Chatzimisios, Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece
Min Chen, Seoul National University, Korea, Republic Of
Lawrence Chi-Chung, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Der-Jiunn Deng, National Changhua University of Education, Taiwan
Rama Murthy Garimella, International Institute of Information Technology, India
Giovanni Giambene, Università degli Studi di Siena, Italy
Natasa Gospic, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Ching-Hsien Hsu, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan
Yixin Jiang, Tsinghua University, China
Marimuthu Karuppiah, VIT University, India
Chih-Heng Ke, Kinman University, Taiwan
Jin Kwak, Soonchunhyang University, Korea, Democratic People's Republic Of
Ivan Lee, University of South Australia, Australia
Yun Li, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China
Shiguo Lian, France Telecom Research & Development, China
Seng Loke, Deakin University, Australia
Maria Merani, Università degli Studi di Modena, Italy
Jong Hyuk Park, Seoul National University of Technology, Korea, Republic Of
Arun Kumar Sangaiah, Vellore Institute of Technology, India
Nurul Sarkar, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand ORCID
Lei Shu, Osaka University, Japan
Ben Soh, LaTrobe University, Australia
Alexey Vinel, Halmstad University, Finland
Isaac Woungang, Ryerson University, Canada
Boon Yeo, RFID Consultant, Singapore
Sherali Zeadally, University of Kentucky, United States
Liang Zhou, ENSTA ParisTech, France
Editorial Review Board
Fatih Alagöz, Boðaziçi University, Turkey
Rebei Alhadad, La Trobe University, Australia
Francisco A. B. Cercas, Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal
Han-Chieh Chao, National Ilan University, Taiwan
Hsiao-Hwa Chen, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Rung-Shiang Cheng, Kun Shan University, Taiwan
Theofilos Chrysikos, University of Patras, Greece
Xiaoli Chu, Kings College London, United Kingdom
Vladimir Deart, Moscow Technical University of Communication and Informatics, Russian Federation
Abebe Diro, La Trobe University, Australia
Martin Drahansky, Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
Benoit Escrig, IRIT/ENSEEIHT, France
Stanislav Filin, National Institute of Information and Communication Technologies, Japan
Mesut Günes, Freie Universitaet Berlin, Germany
Kin-Hon Ho, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Mohd Ismail, University of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Abbas Jamalipour, University of Sydney, Australia
Yanxia Jia, Arcadia University, Canada
Xumin Liu, Rochester Institute of Technology, United States
Sudip Misra, Indian Institute of Technology, India
Debajyoti Mukhopadhyay, Maharashtra Institute of Technology, India
Kumudu Munasinghe, University of Sydney, Australia
Filip Orság, Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
Marimuthu Palaniswami, University of Melbourne, Australia
K. N. Rama Mohan Babu, Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, India
Masato Saito, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Chin-Shiuh Shieh, National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences, Taiwan
Krzysztof Szczypiorski, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
Ming-Fong Tsai, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan
Athanasios Vasilakos, Kuwait University, Kuwait
Wilson Wai, The Open University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Fritsche Wolfgang, Advanced Internet Services, Germany
Tin-Yu Wu, Tamkang University, Taiwan
Jens Zander, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden


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