Encyclopedia of Wireless Networks

Living Edition
| Editors: Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, Xiaodong Lin, Kuan Zhang


Wireless networking technologies are witnessed to become the integral part of industry, business, entertainment and daily life. Encyclopedia of Wireless Networks is expected to provide comprehensive references to key concepts of wireless networks, including research results of historical significance, areas of current interests, and growing directions in the future wireless networks. It can serve as a valuable and authoritative literature for students, researchers, engineers, and practitioners who need a quick reference to the subjects of wireless network technology and its relevant applications.

Areas covered:

5G Network | Editors: Rahim Tafazolli, Rose Hu

Ad hoc Network | Editor: Cheng Li

Big Data for Networking | Editor: Song Guo

Cellular Network, 2G/3G Network, 4G/LTE Network | Editor: Hsiao-hwa Chen

Cognitive Radio Network | Editor: Ning Zhang

Cooperative Communications | Editor: Kaoru Ota

Cyber Physical Systems | Editor: Shiyan Hu

Data Center Network | Editor: Lei Lei

Delay Tolerant and Opportunistic Network | Editor: Yuanguo Bi

Equalization, Synchronization and Channel Estimation | Editor: Yingying Chen

Game Theory in Wireless Network | Editor: Dusit Niyato

Interference Characterization and Mitigation | Editor: Lin Cai

Internet of Things and Its Applications | Editor: Phone Lin

Internet of Things | Editors: Xiuzhen Cheng, Wei Cheng

Interworking Heterogeneous Wireless Network | Editor: Dr. Ping Wang

Localization and Location Based Services | Editor: Shahrokh Valaee

Medium Access Control | Editors: Hassan Omar, Qiang Ye

Millimeter-wave Communications | Editor: Ming Xiao

MIMO-based Network | Editor: Prof. Wei Zhang

Mobility Management and Models | Editors: Sangheon Pack, Sandra Cespedes

Molecular, Biological and Multi-scale Communications | Editor: Adam Noel

Multimedia and Peer-to-Peer Network | Editors: Rongxing Lu, Hao Luan

Network Economics and pricing | Editors: Jianwei Huang, Yuan Luo

Network Forensics and surveillance, Fault Tolerance and Reliability | Editor: Hongwei Li

Network Measurement and Virtualization | Editor: Yusheng Ji

Neural networks and Artificial Intelligence for Wireless Networks | Editor: Zhihong Guan

Quality of Service, Quality of Experience and Quality of Protection | Editors: Yu Cheng, Rui Luis Aguiar

Resource Allocation and Management | Editors: Junshan Zhang, Nan Cheng

Routing and Multi-cast, Router and Switch Design | Editor: Dr. Richard Yu

Scaling Laws and Fundamental Limits | Editor: Ning Lu

Security, Privacy and Trust | Editor: Kui Ren

Short Range Communications, RFID and NFC | Editor: Zhiguo Shi

Signal Processing for Wireless Network | Editor: Andrew Harms

Smart Grid Communications | Editor: Vincent W. S. Wong

Smartphone and Mobile Applications | Editor:  Xiaohui Liang

Social Computing and Network, Crowdsourcing | Editor: Zhou Su

Software Defined Network | Editor: Cailian Chen

Test-bed and Prototype Implementation of Wireless Services | Editor: Alexey Vinel

Vehicular Network | Editors: Lian Zhao, Qing Yang

Video Streaming | Editor: Zhi Liu

Wireless Body Area Network and e-healthcare | Editor: Dr. Honggang Wang

Wireless Security | Editors: Haojin Zhu, Jian Shen

Wireless Sensor Network | Editors: Jiming Chen, Ruilong Deng

WLAN and OFDM | Editor: Xianbin Wang

Editors and affiliations

  • Xuemin (Sherman) Shen
    • 1
  • Xiaodong Lin
    • 2
  • Kuan Zhang
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUniversity of Waterloo WaterlooCanada
  2. 2.Faculty of Business and Information TechnologyUniversity of Ontario Institute of TechnologyOshawaCanada
  3. 3.Dpt.of Electrical & Computer EngineeringUniversity of Nebraska–LincolnOmahaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-32903-1
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Number Of Entries 281
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