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Special Issue "Selected Papers from the 17th International Conference on Ad Hoc Networks and Wireless"
A special issue of Sensors (ISSN 1424-8220). This special issue belongs to the section "Sensor Networks".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 January 2019) | Viewed by 202
Special Issue Editors
Interests: Internet of Things and sensor network; industrial IoT; smart grids; green communication infrastructure and protocols
Interests: Internet of Things (IoT); LPWAN; smart grid; wireless sensor networks (WSNs); wireless embedded systems; energy efficient and low delay algorithms for the MAC and routing layers; mobility management; congestion control; fault-tolerant networks
Special Issue Information
The 17th International Conference on Ad Hoc Networks and Wireless (AdHoc-Now) 2018 will take place at Saint Malo, Bretagne, 5–7 September, 2018 (http://conferences.imt-atlantique.fr/adhocnow2018/).
Since its creation in 2002, the International Conference on Ad Hoc Networks and Wireless (AdHoc-Now) has become a well‐established and well-known event dedicated to wireless and mobile mesh computing. It serves as a forum for interesting discussions on ongoing research and new contributions. The conference addresses both experimental and theoretical research in the areas of ad hoc networks, sensor networks, mesh networks and vehicular networks. It focuses on all issues from link layer up to the application layer. We seek original contributions as work in progress, experimental and theoretical research in wireless sensors, ad-hoc, mobile and wireless networks.
Topics will include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Internet of Things (IoT)
- Access Control
- Determinist communication
- Long range IoT (LoRa, Sigfox, NB-IoT)
- Industry 4.0 and smart factory
- IoT Management Patterns
- Smart cities
- Hybrid networks with heterogeneous network interfaces
- IEEE 802.15.4 TSCH and IPv6 integration
- Ad Hoc Networks of Autonomous Intelligent Systems
- Algorithmic Issues
- Analytic Methods and Performance Evaluation
- Ad Hoc Network Applications and Architectures
- Delay-Tolerant Networking
- Distributed Algorithms for Ad Hoc Networks
- Energy Efficiency
- Geometric Graphs
- Location Discovery and Management
- Mobility Handling and Utilization
- Wireless Mesh Networks
- Big Data Inspired Data Sensing
- Mobile Ad Hoc Computing Platforms
- Edge/fog computing
- Systems and Testbeds
- Mobile Social Networking
- Quality-of-Service for mesh networks
- Routing Protocols (Unicast, Multicast, etc.)
- Secure Services and Protocols
- Sensor Networks
- Service Discovery
- Timing Synchronization
- Vehicular Networks
- Wireless Internet
- Processing and Networking Technologies Complexity and Computational Issues
- Prototype systems and real-world deployment experiences
Dr. Georgios Z. Papadopoulos
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