International Journal of Humanitarian Technology

This journal publishes Open Access articles

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Editor in Chief: Prof. Sarhan M. Musa
ISSN online: 2056-6557
ISSN print: 2056-6549
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The world faces many environmental, developmental, social and health challenges. These include ageing societies, the digital divide, poverty, climate change, energy efficiency and security. There is an ever-increasing need to find solutions to such complex problems. Technology today is evolving at an extraordinary pace, changing the way we live and work. IJHT addresses research into the responsible use of advanced technologies which offer concrete ways to improve the life and society of people worldwide.


 Topics covered include

  • Smart grid/big data analytics
  • Cloud computing/dependable and secure computing/internet computing/mobile computing
  • Internet of things/green technologies
  • Cryptography and network security/cyber-physical systems/industrial cybersecurity/security of SCADA
  • Ubiquitous computing and communication/broadband technology
  • Aeronautical telecommunications networks/SDN
  • Wireless sensor networks/meshed mobile communication networks/5G/LTE
  • Smart connection factories/manufacturing/industrial electronics
  • Robotics and automation/engineering standards/frugal innovation
  • Medical technology/intelligent transportation technology
  • Nanotechnologies
  • Photonics technology/optics/laser
  • Imaging and spectroscopy/computational electromagnetic
  • Machine learning/modelling and simulation/computational biology
  • Applied PDE, difference equations, stochastic process, queuing, Dijkstra algorithm applied to technologies

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The objective of IJHT is to establish an effective channel of communication between policy makers, government agencies, academic and research institutions and persons concerned with the application of information and communications technologies to address humanitarian challenges by providing solutions to create a better quality of life for people around the world.


Professionals, academics, researchers, policy makers and others in the field.


IJHT publishes original papers, review papers, technical reports and case studies pertaining to all aspects of humanitarian applications of technology. The journal also features special issues on various topics on humanitarian technology.



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Editor in Chief

  • Musa, Sarhan M., Prairie View A&M University, USA

      Associate Editor

      • Anouncia, S. Margret, VIT University, India

      Advisory Board

      • Bartay, Greg, Pearland Independent School District, USA
      • Musa, Osama, Ashland Inc., USA

      Editorial Board Members

      • Abdelouahed, Sabri My, Facult des sciences Dhar El mahraz, Morocco
      • Adi, Wael, Technische Universitaet Braunschweig, Germany
      • Bai, Cong, Zhejiang University of Technology, China
      • Barhoumi, Walid, SIIVA-RIADI, Tunisia
      • Baruah, Pallav Kumar, Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning, India
      • Bensaali, Faycal, Qatar University, Qatar
      • Berrabah, Sid Ahmed, Royal Military Academy, Belgium
      • Bhat, Rajesh, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India
      • Birajdar, Gunvant Achutrao, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, India
      • Calafate, Carlos, Technical University of Valencia, Spain
      • Calero, Jose M. Alcaraz, University of the West of Scotland, UK
      • Callegari, Christian, University of Pisa, Italy
      • Chen, Joy Iong-Zong, Dayeh University, Taiwan
      • Chen, Ryan, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
      • Cheng, Po-Hsun, National Kaohsiung Normal University, Taiwan
      • Choudhury, Pankaj Kumar, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia
      • Chung, Ping-Tsai, Long Island University, USA
      • Crippa, Paolo, Universit Politecnica delle Marche, Italy
      • Darwish, Saad, University of Alexandria, Egypt
      • Dimitrova, Maya, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
      • Dinis, Rui, FCT - Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
      • D'Ulizia, Arianna, National Research Council, Italy
      • Estevez, Claudio, Universidad de Chile, Chile
      • Fang, Shih-Hau, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan
      • Fleury, Anthony, Mines Douai, France
      • Ganchev, Ivan, University of Limerick, Ireland
      • Garcia-Clemente, Felix Jesus, Universidad de Murcia, Spain
      • Gasior, Dariusz, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland
      • Gonçalves, Paulo, Polytechnic Institute of Castelo Branco, Portugal
      • He, Jun, University of New Brunswick, Canada
      • Ivasic-Kos, Marina, University of Rijeka, Croatia
      • Jin, Jingwen, Caterpillar Inc., USA
      • Kopparapu, Sunil Kumar, TCS Innovation Labs Mumbai, India
      • Kostek, Paul, Air Direct Solutions LLC, USA
      • Kotsiantis, Sotiris, University of Patras, Greece
      • Kuang, Yu, University of Nevada Las Vegas, USA
      • Lee, Kevin, Murdoch University, Australia
      • Li, Zengxiang, Institute of High Performance Computing, Singapore
      • Lin, Jia-Chin, National Central University, Taiwan
      • Mandal, Bijoy Kumar, NSHM Knowledge Campus, Group of Institution, India
      • Marimuthu, Paulvanna Nayaki, Kuwait University, Kuwait
      • Marina, Ninoslav, UIST, Macedonia, F.Y.R.
      • Meedeniya, Dulani, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
      • Mendiratta, Veena, Alcatel-Lucent, USA
      • Monaco, Francisco, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
      • Moorning, Kimberlee, City University of New York, USA
      • Mosin, Sergey, Vladimir State University, Russian Federation
      • Moungla, Hassine, University of Paris Descartes, France
      • Narasimhan, Padmanesan, University of New South Wales, Australia
      • Olatunji, Sunday Olusanya, University Of Dammam, Saudi Arabia
      • Papakostas, George, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology, Greece
      • Rajchakit, Grienggrai, Maejo University, Thailand
      • Rajkumar, M. Valan, Gnanamani College of Technology, India
      • Reichl, Peter, University of Vienna, Austria
      • Riaz, Ufana, Jamia Millia Islamia, India
      • Rizvi, Syed, Penn State University, USA
      • Rodriguez, Ricardo, Technological University of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
      • Ruiz-Martínez, Antonio, University of Murcia, Spain
      • Saha, Sriparna, Indian Institute of Technology Patna, India
      • Sampson, Demetrios G., University of Piraeus, Greece
      • Sherly, Elizabeth, IIITM-K, India
      • Singh, Dhananjay, Hankuk (Korea) University of Foreign Studies, Republic of Korea
      • Song, Houbing, West Virginia University Institute of Technology, USA
      • Usta, Fuat, Düzce University, Turkey
      • Vallati, Carlo, University of Pisa, Italy
      • Vásárhelyi, József, University of Miskolc, Hungary
      • Wali, Ali, University of Sfax, Tunisia
      • Wang, Jie, University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA
      • Weber, Michael, OnVector Technology LLC, USA
      • Wehbi, Bachar, Montimage, France
      • Wójcik, Robert, AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland
      • Wu, Zhijun, Civil Aviation University of China, China
      • Xu, Lei, Qualcomm Inc., USA
      • Zogovic, Nikola, University of Belgrade, Serbia


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