Special Issue "Selected Papers from IoT-ECAW’19"

A special issue of Future Internet (ISSN 1999-5903). This special issue belongs to the section "Internet of Things".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 10 December 2019

Special Issue Editors

Guest Editor
Dr. Russell Higgs

University College Dublin, School of Mathematics and Statistics, Dublin, Ireland
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Interests: networking technologies for IoT; protocols and algorithms for IoT; applications of IoT; E-commerce and IoT; wireless sensor networks; quantum computing; network codes; mathematics
Guest Editor
Dr. Abraham Campbell

University College Dublin, School of Computer Science, Dublin, Ireland
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Guest Editor
Dr. Ning Cao

College of Information Engineering, Sanming University, Sanming, China

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

The IoT conference is seeking original, high-quality research papers related to the following topics:

  • Future communication technologies (Future Internet; wireless sensor networks; Web-services, 5G, 4G, LTE, LTE-advanced; WLAN, WPAN; small cell networks) for IoT;
  • Intelligent Internet communication;
  • IoT standards;
  • Networking technologies for IoT;
  • Protocols and algorithms for IoT;
  • Self-organization and self-healing of IoT networks;
  • Trust, identity management, and object recognition,
  • Object naming, security, and privacy in the IoT environment,
  • Security issues of IoT;
  • Integration of heterogeneous networks, sensors, and systems;
  • Context modeling, reasoning, and context-aware computing;
  • Fault-tolerant networking for content dissemination;
  • Architecture design, interoperability, and technologies;
  • Data or power management for IoT;
  • Fog–cloud interactions and enabling protocols;
  • Reliability and dependability of mission-critical IoT;
  • Unmanned–aerial–vehicles (UAV) platforms, swarms, and networking;
  • Data analytics for IoT;
  • Artificial intelligence and IoT;
  • Applications of IoT (healthcare, military, logistics, supply chains, agriculture);
  • E-commerce and IoT

Dr. Russell Higgs
Dr. Abraham Campbell
Dr. Ning Cao
Guest Editors

Manuscript Submission Information

Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.

Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Future Internet is an international peer-reviewed open access monthly journal published by MDPI.

Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 1000 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.


  • networking technologies for IoT
  • protocols and algorithms for IoT
  • applications of IoT
  • E-commerce and IoT
  • wireless sensor networks

Published Papers

This special issue is now open for submission.
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