2007-2008

ECE Professor Alexander Wyglinski Serves as Guest Editor for IEEE Communications Magazine

Prof. Alexander Wyglinski recently served as Guest Editor for the April 2008 issue of IEEE Communications Magazine (with a readership of approximately 58,000). This special issue, entitled, "Cognitive Radio Communications and Networks", consists of seven papers from international experts addressing cutting-edge topics in wireless communications, namely:

  • Cognitive radio communications and networks [guest editorial] by A. M. Wyglinski
  • Spectrum sensing in cognitive radio networks: requirements, challenges and design trade-offs by A. Ghasemi, E.S. Sousa
  • A survey on spectrum management in cognitive radio networks by I.F. Akyildiz, W.Y. Lee, M.C. Vuran, S. Mohanty
  • Toward secure distributed spectrum sensing in cognitive radio networks by R. Chen; J. M. Park, Y.T. Hou; J.H. Reed 
  • Enhanced estimation of configuration capabilities in cognitive radio by E. Adamopoulou, K. Demestichas, M. Theologou
  • Fuzzy logic for cross-layer optimization in cognitive radio networks by N. Baldo, M. Zorzi
  • Cognitive functionality in next generation wireless networks: standardization efforts by R.V. Prasad, P. Pawelczak, J.A. Hoffmeyer, H.S. Berger
  • Multicarrier communication techniques for spectrum sensing and communication in cognitive radios by B. Farhang-Boroujeny, R. Kempter

These articles can be obtained online via the IEEE Xplore website [subscription required].

April 14, 2008