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Internet of Things: Challenges and Solutions Special Issue

Editorial Board
Special Issue Editors:
  • Naresh Babu Muppalaneni ()
  • Ripon Patgiri ()
Scope
Internet of Things (IoT) is defined as “Things that are connected to the Internet”. Things capability of connecting to the Internet makes it a game-changer. The communications capability of the things enables the things to become feasible to be deployed in constructing many areas including, smart city, smart home, smart vehicles, smart agriculture and smart healthcare. Now, a human can interact with things, and also, things can interact with things. Things become more intelligent due to connectivity. This connectivity of things creates thousands of new possibilities and solutions.Undoubtedly, IoT is able to serve the well-being of mankind, and also, IoT is able to lead the human being a step forward towards development and modernization. Smart agriculture, for instance. However, there are still many challenges to solve and many unexplored fields to deploy IoT.
Topics
  • Internet of Things (IoT)- Network Topology
  • IoT architecture types- centralized and decentralized.
  • Architectural requirements- scalability, flexibility, interoperability and Quality of Service.
  • IoT Security
  • Business- automation, cost and supply chain.
  • Enabling technology- Sigfox, Neul, SDN, 6LoWPAN etc.
  • Applications of IoT- smart city, smart homes, smart vehicles, smart transportations, smart grid, healthcare, wearable technology, smart agriculture, smart classroom, and industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).
  • Sensory fusion
  • Data of Things
  • IoT – vision, opportunity, issues and challenges.
Keywords
Manuscript submission deadline:
2019-12-17
Notification of acceptance:
2020-01-20
Submission of final revised paper:
2020-02-24
Publication of special issue (tentative):
2020-03-02

Publication:
Internet of Things