About Telecom


Telecom (ISSN 2673-4001) is an international open access journal that covers all aspects of the telecommunications field. It welcomes contributions on both wired and wireless communication and publishes reviews, regular research articles, and short communications. This comprises all areas of telecommunications, including but not limited to systems and network architecture, communication systems components design, network management, protocols, software and middleware, security, softwarization, internet, quality of service, uses cases and business impact. Our aim is to provide a forum for scientists to share research and ideas, and to promote the crucial field of telecommunication technology.


Telecom invites submissions in a wide range of topics, including but not limited to:

  • Communications
  • Protocols and services
  • Softwarization and programability
  • Edge computing
  • AI for communications
  • Internet access and network communication
  • Authentication and access control, Blockchain
  • Physical layer security
  • Identities, security
  • Mobile communications, 5G, 6G
  • Terminals
  • Optical communications
  • Satellite and drone communications
  • Green computing
  • Green networking
  • Electromagnetic optimization
  • Storage
  • Network intelligence
  • Ecosystems and business models
  • Antenna design for communication systems
  • Propagation models
  • Network planning
  • Optimization methods for communication systems
  • User association in networks
  • Spectrum usage and allocation
  • Multimedia-centric VR/AR service and technology in networks

MDPI Publication Ethics Statement

Telecom is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). MDPI takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. MDPI takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use iThenticate to check submissions against previous publications.

Book Reviews

Authors and publishers are encouraged to send review copies of their recent related books to the following address. Received books will be listed as Books Received within the journal's News & Announcements section.

St. Alban-Anlage 66
CH-4052 Basel

Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in Telecom will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The copyright is retained by the author(s). MDPI will insert the following note at the end of the published text:

© 2022 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).


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Editorial Office

Ms. Jenny Lin
Managing Editor

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