International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems

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Editor in Chief: Prof. Dr. Madjid Tavana
ISSN online: 1754-3924
ISSN print: 1754-3916
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IJCNDS aims to improve the state-of-the-art of worldwide research in communication networks and distributed systems and to address the various methodologies, tools, techniques, algorithms and results. It is not limited to networking issues in telecommunications; network problems in other application domains such as biological networks, social networks, and chemical networks will also be considered. This feature helps in promoting interdisciplinary research in these areas.


 Topics covered include

  • Computer networks, data communications
  • Parallel, systolic, distributed computing
  • Network/information security
  • Network architecture, testing, management, programming
  • Wireless ad hoc/sensor networks, mesh/virtual private networks
  • Mobile computing
  • Advanced network protocol design/analysis
  • Protocol verification, validation
  • Reliability, fault tolerance
  • Multimedia networking
  • Performance modelling, quality of service
  • Routing and traffic engineering, software engineering
  • Web, grid, cluster computing
  • Real-time/embedded systems, middleware
  • Internet computing, web services

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The objective of IJCNDS is to enable the international research community to help learn the research advancements in this area from each otherís work. IJCNDS provides a high-quality platform for this purpose.

  • Professors and graduate students in telecommunications, computer science, information technology, electrical engineering, electronics engineering, mathematics, biology, chemistry, social sciences, in universities, colleges, and research laboratories
  • Researchers, engineers and managers in industries


IJCNDS will publish research contributions that significantly advance the state-of-the-art research in this area. Articles reporting the practical applications of different theoretical approaches will be of particular interest to IJCNDS. Good quality survey articles will also be of interest to the journal.



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    Editor in Chief

  • Tavana, Madjid, La Salle University, USA

Editorial Board Members

  • Agrawal, Dharma, University of Cincinnati, USA
  • Atiquzzaman, Mohammed, University of Oklahoma, USA
  • Balakrishnan, N., Indian Institute of Science, India
  • Bellur, Umesh, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India
  • Bhargava, Bharat K., Purdue University, USA
  • Biswas, Amitava, Cisco Systems Inc., USA
  • Biswas, Subir, Michigan State University, USA
  • Boutaba, Raouf, University of Waterloo, Canada
  • Chao, Han-Chieh, National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan
  • Chen, Hsiao-Hwa, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
  • Chen, Jiming, Zhejiang University, China
  • Chilamkurti, Naveen, La Trobe University, Australia
  • Chockalingam, A., Indian Institute of Science, India
  • Desai, U. B., Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, India
  • Dianati, Mehrdad, University of Surrey, UK
  • Dumka, Ankur, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, India
  • Fernando, Xavier, Ryerson University, Canada
  • García Villalba, Luis Javier, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM), Spain
  • Giridhar, K., Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India
  • Gumaste, Ashwin, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India
  • Hsu, Ching-Hsien, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan
  • Jain, Raj, Washington University in St. Louis, USA
  • Jhunjhunwala, Ashok, Indian Institute of Technology - Madras, India
  • Kar, Subrat, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India
  • Karandikar, Abhay, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India
  • Kim, Jongsung, Kyungnam University, South Korea
  • Krithivasan, Kamala, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India
  • Leung, Victor C. M., The University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Lilien, Leszek T., Western Michigan University, USA
  • Linderman, Mark H., AFRL Information Directorate/RISE, USA
  • Lloret Mauri, Jaime, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain
  • Madria, Sanjay, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA
  • Mahanti, Aniket, University of Auckland, New Zealand
  • Manjunath, D., Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India
  • Meghanathan, Natarajan, Jackson State University, USA
  • Mouftah, Hussein, University of Ottawa, Canada
  • Naït-Abdesselam, Farid, University of Paris Descartes, France
  • Nayak, Amiya, University of Ottawa, Canada
  • Obaidat, Mohammad S., Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan
  • Park, Jong Hyuk, Seoul National University of Science and Technology (SeoulTech), South Korea
  • Patnaik, Lalit M., National Institute of Advanced Studies, India
  • Patnaik, Srikanta, SOA University and Interscience Institute of Management and Technology, Bhubaneswar, India
  • Rashvand, Habib F., University of Warwick, UK
  • Rodrigues, Joel, University of Beira Interior, Portugal
  • Sadeghi, M.-R. Rafsanjani, Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran
  • Samanta, Debasis, Indian Institute of Technology, India
  • Sekaran, K. Chandra, National Institute of Technology Karnataka, India
  • Sharma, Vinod, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
  • Shu, Lei, Guangdong University of Petrochemical Technology, China
  • Sinha, Bhabani P., Indian Statistical Institute, India
  • Stojmenovic, Ivan, University of Ottawa, Canada
  • Tran-Gia, Phuoc, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
  • Traore, Issa, University of Victoria, Canada
  • Vaidya, Binod, University of Ottawa, Canada
  • Vasilakos, Athanasios, Lulea University of Technology, Sweden
  • Venkata Krishna, P., SPM University, India
  • Verma, Dinesh, IBM TJ Watson Research Center, USA
  • Wang, Shiuh-Jeng, Central Police University, Taiwan
  • Wang, Weichao, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA
  • Wolfinger, Bernd E., University of Hamburg, Germany
  • Xin, Qin, University of the Faroe Islands, Faroe Islands
  • Zeadally, Sherali, University of Kentucky, USA
  • Zhang, Yan, University of Oslo and Simula Research Laboratory, Norway


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