Special Issue "Internet of Things: Technologies and Applications"


A special issue of Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks (ISSN 2224-2708).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 August 2012)

Special Issue Editor

Guest Editor
Dr. Feng Xia
School of Software, Dalian University of Technology, Development Zone, Dalian 116620, China
Website: http://www.fengxia.net/
E-Mail: f.xia@ieee.org
Phone: +86 411 87571582
Interests: cyber-physical systems; internet of things; mobile computing; social computing; intelligent systems

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

The Internet of Things has become a very hot research topic, which is projected to have a high impact in the development of innovative technologies that will lead the near future. These technologies are opening tremendous opportunities for a large number of novel applications that promise to improve the quality of our lives.

This special issue aims to gather latest research and development achievements in the field of Internet of Things. Original papers that address the most current issues and challenges are solicited. Authors of the 2011 IEEE International Conference on Cyber, Physical and Social Computing (CPSCom 2011; http://cpscom.org and the 2011 IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things (iThings 2011; http://ieee-iot.org) are invited to submit extended versions of their papers to this special issue for consideration. Manuscripts from the conferences must have at least 40% extension compared with the conference versions.

Dr. Feng Xia
Guest Editor


  • architecture and infrastructure
  • system design, modeling and evaluation
  • ubiquitous sensing
  • networks and communications
  • intelligent data processing
  • ubiquitous/pervasive computing
  • cyber-physical systems and society
  • reliability, security, privacy and trust
  • applications, business and social issues

Published Papers (3 papers)

J. Sens. Actuator Netw. 2013, 2(1), 122-155; doi:10.3390/jsan2010122
Received: 16 January 2013; in revised form: 16 February 2013 / Accepted: 28 February 2013 / Published: 6 March 2013
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J. Sens. Actuator Netw. 2012, 1(3), 272-298; doi:10.3390/jsan1030272
Received: 15 September 2012; in revised form: 2 November 2012 / Accepted: 15 November 2012 / Published: 30 November 2012
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J. Sens. Actuator Netw. 2012, 1(3), 217-253; doi:10.3390/jsan1030217
Received: 4 September 2012; in revised form: 31 October 2012 / Accepted: 31 October 2012 / Published: 8 November 2012
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Last update: 26 February 2014

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