International Journal of Vehicle Information and Communication Systems

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Editor in Chief: Prof. Hongchao Liu
ISSN online: 1741-8208
ISSN print: 1471-0242
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IJVICS provides a refereed reference in the field of vehicle networking, information and communication systems.


 Topics covered include

  • Advanced traffic management/information systems
  • Vehicle-infrastructure integration
  • Advanced vehicle control and safety systems
  • Mobile/wireless computing
  • New technologies for transportation security
  • Personal communication devices
  • Cooperative driving
  • Positioning, mapping, tracking technologies
  • Logistics and freight applications
  • Vehicle-person identification technologies
  • Architecture, interoperability and standards
  • Applications/services (telematics, active safety, internet applications, etc)
  • Navigation systems, on-board equipment, embedded electronics
  • Multimedia broadcasting technologies
  • Modelling, testing, simulation, human- machine interaction

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IJVICS aims to highlight how information flow and communication takes place, as well as their interaction, effects and implications between systems and subsystems within the vehicle itself, between the vehicle and other vehicles and between the vehicle and the surrounding environment. Effects of such interaction on the driver, passengers and their safety; the associated environmental implications are also emphasised.


Professionals, academics, researchers, and managers.


IJVICS publishes papers which represent original research, development and applications, as well as case studies, review papers and technical reports.



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Editor in Chief

  • Liu, Hongchao, Texas Tech University, USA

    Associate Editors

    • Guofu, Yin, Weinan Normal University, China
    • Prasad, K. Venkatesh, Informatics Technologies Research, USA

    European Editor

    • Popescu-Zeletin, Radu, Fraunhofer FOKUS, Germany

    North American Editor

    • Ravani, Bahram, University of California-Davis, USA

    Editorial Board Members

    • Bentley, Peter, Intelligent Transport Systems Australia, Australia
    • Blum, Jeremy, The George Washington University, USA
    • Briesemeister, Linda, SRI Internatinal, USA
    • Eger, Chuck, Global Customer Solutions Operations, USA
    • Eskandarian, Azim, George Washington University, USA
    • Kano, Sadahiko, Waseda University, Japan
    • Kantowitz, Barry, University of Michigan, USA
    • Kato, Shin, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan
    • Ko, Young-Bae, Ajou University, South Korea, Republic of Korea
    • Ozguner, Umit, The Ohio State University, USA
    • Sengupta, Raja, University of California-Berkeley, USA
    • Ulfarsson, Gudmundur F., University of Iceland, Iceland
    • Wang, Yibing, Monash University, Australia
    • Zeng, Daniel, University of Arizona, USA
    • Zheng, Nanning, Xi'an Jiatong University, China


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    • Submitted articles should not have been previously published or be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere.
    • Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper has been completely re-written (more details available here) and the author has cleared any necessary permissions with the copyright owner if it has been previously copyrighted.
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