Please consider to contribute to and/or forward to the appropriate groups the 
following opportunity to submit and publish original scientific results to 
ICWMC 2013.

The submission deadline is March 12, 2013.

Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit extended article versions 
to one of the IARIA Journals:

============== ICWMC 2013 | Call for Papers ===============


ICWMC 2013, The Ninth International Conference on Wireless and Mobile 

July 21 - 26, 2013 - Nice, France

General page:

Call for Papers:

- regular papers
- short papers (work in progress)
- posters
- ideas

Submission page:

Submission deadline: March 12, 2013

Sponsored by IARIA,
Extended versions of selected papers will be published in IARIA Journals:
Print proceedings will be available via Curran Associates, Inc.:
Articles will be archived in the free access ThinkMind Digital Library:

Please note the Poster and Work in Progress options.

The topics suggested by the conference can be discussed in term of concepts, 
state of the art, research, standards, implementations, running experiments, 
applications, and industrial case studies. Authors are invited to submit 
complete unpublished papers, which are not under review in any other conference 
or journal in the following, but not limited to, topic areas.

All tracks are open to both research and industry contributions, in terms of 
Regular papers, Posters, Work in progress, Technical/marketing/business 
presentations, Demos, Tutorials, and Panels.

Before submission, please check and comply with the Editorial rules:

ICWMC 2013 Topics (topics and submission details: see CfP on the site)

Wireless Communications Basics

   Coding & modulation & equalization; Channel modeling and characterization; 
Equalization/Synchronization; Transform-domain communication; Multiple access 
algorithms and schemes; Antenna and RF subsystems; Smart antennas, adaptive 
antennas, MIMO and beam forming; MIMO and OFDM Based PHY Layer technologies; 
CDMA Systems

Radio Interfaces and Systems

   Radio communications systems; Radio resource management; Radio transmission 
technologies; Power and interference control; Interference Cancellation for 
Wireless Mobile Systems; Power management for small terminals; Energy map; 
Channel Measurement and Characterization

Spectrum Allocation and Management

   Spectrum efficiency analyses; Dynamic spectrum access networks; Spectrum 
management; Interference mitigation and management techniques
Circuits for Wireless Communications

   Wireless ASICs; Wireless technologies; RF Design issues

Wireless and Mobility

   Mobility management; Location-based services and positioning; Micro and 
macro-mobility; Mobility, location and handoff management; Mobile and wireless 
IP; Wireless broadband mobile access; Routing in multihop, ad hoc and sensor 
networks; Wireless multicasting; Wireless mesh networks; Topology control in 

Protocols for wireless and mobility

   Wireless protocols, architectural and design concepts; Protocols for air 
interfaces and networks; Wireless MAC protocols: Design and analysis; Transport 
layer issues in mobile and wireless networks; Middleware for handhelds and 
mobile services nodes; Proxies and middleware for wireless networks
Traffic and congestion control, QoS, Resource Management

   Traffic Modeling and Analysis; 3G/4G Bandwidth on Demand; QoS and mobility; 
End-to-end QoS; QoS profiling and pricing; Traffic Engineering; Congestion and 
admission control
Wireless and mobile technologies

   Micro-mobility and macro-mobility; Wireless LANs; Home and Personal Area 
Networks: Bluetooth, ZigBeee, etc; Wireless MANs:802.16, 802.20; Wireless WANs: 
2G/3G/4G; Mobile ad hoc networks and multi-hop wireless; Sensor networks and 
applications; Ultra-wideband and short-range networks; High altitude platforms 
and satellites; Emergency wireless communications; Wireless real-time 
communications; RFID systems (including readers and transponders in LF, HF and 
UHF bands)

Performance Evaluation, Simulation and Modeling of wireless networks and systems

   Performance and QoS in wireless networks; Radio channel modeling (wave 
propagation and measurements); Mobile/wireless networks modeling and 
simulation; Performance of end-to-end protocols over wireless networks
Management of wireless and mobile networks

   Mobility and QoS management; Billing technologies and tools; Policy Based 
Management in wireless LANS and MANs; Wireless and Mobile Network Planning; 
Mobile Database Access and Design

Security in wireless and mobile environment

   Security and robustness in wireless networks; Privacy, Authentication 
Authorization and Accounting  (AAA); Encryption and Cryptography; Key 
Management Protocols; Digital Rights Management and Multimedia Protection

Networks convergence and integration

   2G/3G/4G integration; Convergence of 3G wireless and Internet cross-layer 
design in wireless networks; WLAN/3G/4G integration; Wireless-wireline 
convergence; Heterogeneous Networks (WAN, Wireless MAN, WLAN); IP Multimedia 
subsystems (IMS); Next Generation Network Architecture- mobility issues; 
Coexistence of mobile radio networks; End to End QoS in Heterogeneous 
environment; Signaling for integrated wireline/wireless networks
Applications and services based on wireless infrastructures

   Mobile & Wireless applications & services; Service discovery: protocols and 
frameworks; Personalized services and applications; Audio-visual and mobile 
multimedia applications; Media and content distribution over wireless networks
Standardization and regulations

   Position on standards & fora on wireless and mobile networks; Wireless 
Networks Standards and Protocols; Communications regulations; 802.11 WLAN 
Standards; 802.16 WMAN Standards; 3GPP and 3GPP2 standards; HSDPA Technology 
and Standards; Next Generation Network standards
Design and  implementation

   Emerging wireless technologies; Cross-layer optimizations in wireless 
networks; Design and implementation of mobile information systems; Software 
defined radio and re-configurability; Joint PHY/MAC design
Wireless and mobile network deployment

   Business models on wireless networks; Market trends and regional 
developments; M-commerce; Lessons learnt for wireless deployment in schools 
Lessons learnt for wireless deployment in special regions; Specialized wireless 
networks; Heterogeneous wireless network deployment (e.g., combining 802.11, 
802.16 and 3G networks)

Cooperative and Cognitive Vehicular Networks

   Architectures and platforms of cognitive vehicular network; Distributed 
artificial intelligence techniques for cognitive networks; Cognitive vehicular 
routing metrics and supporting protocols; Reduced complexity cognitive 
networks; Physical and MAC layer issues; Protocols design for cognitive 
vehicular networks; Cross-layer optimization in cognitive networks; Security 
issues for vehicular and cognitive networks; Testbed experiment, applications 
and new advances; Cooperative vehicular networks; QoS provisioning in 
heterogeneous networks ; Managing vertical handover; Multihoming; IPv6 
GeoNetworking; Vehicular network architectures and protocols ; Cross-layer 
design and optimization for vehicular networks and cognitive networks; Mobility 
management and topology control; Standardization and Development of vehicular 

Convergence and social mobility

   Convergence of mobile networks with the Web 2.0; Convergence on architecture 
and services; Open service capabilities; Open exposure of telco capabilities; 
Open Web APIs, SOA and SDP); Interworking strategies; Mobile terminals as 
sources for User-generated content; Architecture and services for 
user-generated content; Auto-description and metadata synthesis for 
telecom-generated for user-generated content; Social mobile networks; User 
behavior profiling; Social connections (social graphs, contacts, etc); Services 
and architectures/solutions for social mobile services


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