Journal Menu► ▼ Journal Menu
Journal Browser► ▼ Journal Browser
Special Issue "Physical Layer Security for Sensor Enabled Heterogeneous Networks"
A special issue of Sensors (ISSN 1424-8220). This special issue belongs to the section "Sensor Networks".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 June 2021) | Viewed by 7512
Special Issue Editor
Interests: green computing; Internet of Things; wireless sensor networks; internet of connected vehicles; heterogeneous networking; electronic vehicle charging infrastructure
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Special Issue in Electronics: Vehicular Networks and Communications
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Soft Computing in Applied Sciences and Industrial Applications
Special Issue in Electronics: Vehicular Networks and Communications, Volume II
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Smart Manufacturing Networks for Industry 4.0
Special Issue in Sensors: Fog Analytics for Real Time IoT Applications
Special Issue in Sensors: Vehicle-to-Everything (V2X) Communications II
Special Issue in Sensors: Wireless Communication Systems and Sensor Networks
Special Issue in Sensors: Service Centric Internet of Things (IoT) Modelling and Practice
Special Issue in Mathematics: Modeling and Practice for Trustworthy and Secure Systems
Topics: Modeling and Practice for Trustworthy and Secure Systems
Special Issue Information
The connected environment is enlarging rapidly due to the sensor-enabled growing smartness in devices or things around us in our daily life. The growing connectivity via computing- and communication-enabled smart devices is also increasing the number of heterogeneous wireless technologies around us, resulting in greater security challenges. The traditional cryptography-centric security techniques are becoming nearly impractical for these very small and smart sensor-enabled devices due to the high volume of computation requirement. In today’s growing connected world scenario, physical layer security is one of the potential solutions for sensor-enabled heterogeneous networks. The physical layer security focuses on signal level computation, identification, diversion, integration, and data analytics for secure localized centric communication. Signal level operating techniques such as beamforming, simultaneous wireless information and power transfer (SWIPT), multiple input and multiple output (MIMO), etc. have become highly potential research themes in today’s dense and heterogeneous wireless networking uses cases. You are welcome to submit an unpublished original research work related to the theme of ‘Physical Layer Security for Sensor Enabled Heterogeneous Networks’.
Dr. Omprakash Kaiwartya
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 submissions that pass pre-check are 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. Sensors is an international peer-reviewed open access semimonthly 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 2400 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.
- Physical level security frameworks for sensor-enabled heterogeneous networks
- Optimizing secrecy capacity in sensor-enabled heterogeneous networks
- Location-centric security frameworks for enabling smart services in heterogeneous networks
- Light-weight security architectures for next-generation heterogeneous networks
- Location verification in mobility-centric heterogeneous network environments
- Beamforming-centric security models for ultra-dense heterogeneous network environments
- Multiple input multiple output (MIMO)-based security models for heterogeneous networks
- Simultaneous wireless information and power (SWIPT)-enabled network security models
- Edge computing-enabled security architecture for mobility-centric heterogeneous networks
- Interference-aware security models for highly dense heterogeneous networks