CALL FOR PAPERS

  • Track 1

    Antennas and propagation, Communication theory and information theory

  • Track 2

    Networking, protocols, cognitive radio, wireless sensor networks, services and applications

  • Track 3

    Security and
    Privacy

  • Track 4

    Signal and Image Processing

Track 1 Antennas and propagation, Communication theory and information theory

  • MIMO and multi-antenna communications

  • Underlay/overlay systems

  • Error control coding including turbo codes, LDPC and iterative decoding

  • Multiuser, network, massive and distributed MIMO systems

  • Cooperative communications and relaying

  • Fundamental limits, information theory for wireless

  • Multiple access schemes, multiuser detection

  • Interference mitigation and management

  • Communication with limited feedback, Precoding and scheduling

  • Space-time coding and processing, Interference alignment techniques

  • Wireless Communications Powered by Energy Harvesting and Wireless Power Transfer

  • Spread spectrum systems: UWB, CDMA,MC CDMA, MC DS CDMA

  • Information theory

  • Adaptive modulation and coding

  • Network coding

  • Spectrum sensing & dynamic spectrum access

  • Detection, equalization, synchronization, estimation

  • Performance analysis, field tests and measurements

  • Resource allocation and interference management

  • Satellite and high altitude platforms

  • Antennas and propagation

  • Localization techniques

  • Physical layer security

  • Advanced Multicarrier waveforms: beyond OFDM and filterbank-based schemes

  • Radio over fiber techniques

  • Wireless channel modelling

  • Gigabit wireless communications for 5G

  • Millimeter wave and visible light communications

  • Cognitive wireless networks

  • PHY layer design for cellular, wireless LAN, ad hoc, and sensor networks

  • Energy efficient PHY layer design, energy harvesting

  • Over-the-air testing

  • Cross-layer air interface design

  • Ultra wideband, mmWave, and sub-THz communications

  • Information-theoretic aspects of wireless communications

  • Concepts for 5G and future PMR/PPDR broadband systems

  • Signal processing for wireless communications

  • Next generation M2M communications for internet of things

Track 2 Networking, protocols, cognitive radio, wireless sensor networks, services and applications

  • Ad-hoc and mesh networks

  • Cognitive radio networking

  • Software defined networking

  • Radio resource management and interference control

  • ICT applications in smart cities and smart grid

  • Homeland security and military communications

  • Mobile Internet

  • Wireless sensor networks

  • Self-organisation

  • Cross layer design

  • Wireless routing techniques

  • Mobility management

  • Green networking and Energy harvesting

  • Innovative services and applications

  • Implementation concepts and test beds

  • Device-to-Device (D2D) Communication

  • Delay tolerant networks

  • Heterogeneous and small cell networks

  • Traffic control and engineering

  • Optical wireless and visible light communications

  • End-to-End QoS and QoS provisioning

  • Cloud-based networking techniques (mobile cloud computing, Cloud-RAN)

  • Network virtualization

  • Networking techniques for mmWave

  • Vehicular Networks (VANETs)

  • Machine-to-machine communications and applications

  • Wireless MAC protocols for 5G: design, analysis, and optimization

  • Cognitive and cooperative MAC

  • MAC for mesh, ad hoc, relay, and sensor networks, Scheduling and radio resource management

  • Cross-layer MAC design, Software defined radio, RFID MAC, QoS support and energy efficient MAC

  • MAC protocol for energy harvesting wireless networks

  • MAC protocols for molecular and bacterial nano networks

  • MAC design for multi-tier cellular/small cell networks

  • Multiple access in machine-to-machine communications

  • MAC for cloud radio access networks (Cloud-RANs)

  • Wireless personal/body area networks (WPAN/WBAN) and Context awareness

  • Internet of Things (IoT) and Internet of Everthing (IoE)

Track 3 Security and Privacy

  • Authentication

  • Cryptanalysis

  • Digital Forensics

  • Cloud computing security

  • Threat Modelling

  • Cyber – physical security

  • Applied Cryptography

  • Data and application security

  • Embedded Systems Security

  • Intrusion Detection

  • Key Management

  • Wireless or mobile security and privacy in health, automotive, avionics, or smart grid applications

  • Access Control

  • Wireless and mobile privacy and anonymity

  • Mobile computing security

  • Secure localization and location privacy

  • Security Architectures

  • Security & Privacy for Smart Devices (e.g., Smartphones)

  • Security and privacy for mobile sensing systems

  • Trusted computing

  • Security solutions in VLSI

Track 4 Signal and Image Processing

  • Audio and acoustic signal processing

  • Multimedia signal processing

  • Bio-inspired image and signal processing

  • Nonlinear signal processing

  • Design and implementation of signal processing systems

  • Image Fusion

  • Speech processing

  • Image and video processing

  • Signal processing theory and methods

  • Sensor array, multichannel and communications signal processing

  • Machine learning

  • Signal processing for education

  • Medical image and signal processing

  • Signal processing applications

  • Compressive Sensing

  • VLSI signal processing