International Conference on Communications Systems and Technologies (ICCST'14)

  San Francisco, USA, 22-24 October, 2014  
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The International Conference on Communications Systems and Technologies 2014 will take place in San Francisco, USA, 22-24 October, 2014.
The conference ICCST'14 is held under the World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science WCECS 2014. The WCECS 2014 is organized by the International Association of Engineers (IAENG), a non-profit international association for the engineers and the computer scientists. The congress has the focus on the frontier topics in the theoretical and applied engineering and computer science subjects. The last IAENG conference has attracted more than five hundred participants from over 30 countries. All submitted papers will be under peer review and accepted papers will be published in the conference proceeding (ISBN: 978-988-19252-0-6). The abstracts will be indexed and available at major academic databases. The accepted papers will also be considered for publication in the special issues of the journal Engineering Letters, in IAENG journals and in edited books by publishers like Springer.

Important Dates:
Draft Paper Submission Deadline (extended): 23 July, 2014
Camera-Ready Papers Due & Registration Deadline (extended): 16 August, 2014 new
ICCST 2014: 22-24 October, 2014

The topics of the ICCST'14 include, but not limited to, the following:

Communications Theory:
Coding theory and techniques
Fading channels
Adaptive modelling
Filtering techniques
Noise reduction
Transmission diversity
Queuing Theory

Network Management:
Routing issues
Signalling diagnosis
Wavelength assignment
Bandwidth management
Channel allocation
Traffic control
Network modelling
Simulation and evaluation
Security and privacy
Intelligent networks
Network capacity analysis
Digital integrated services
Resource Management
Roaming and traffic engineering
Congestion controls
Packet scheduling
Regulatory issues
Communication Software
Network Management and Control
Channel Estimation
Multimedia Signal Processing
Adaptive Antennas
Multirate and Multicarrier communications

Communications Protocols:
Internet protocols
Transport Control Protocols
Routing Protocols
IP over ATM
Communication standards

Wireless Networks:
Location-based Services and Positioning
Wireless Ad-hoc Networks, MANET
Wireless Broadband Mobile Access
Wireless LAN/PAN
Sensor Network Planning and Deployment
Wireless/mobile networked applications
Interworking heterogeneous wireless/wireline networks
Disconnected and weakly connected operation
Mobile agents
Multimedia QoS support & middleware
Proxies and middleware for wireless networks
Performance of end-to-end protocols over wireless networks
Wireless multicasting
T ransport Layer Issues in Mobile and Wireless Networks
Routing in multihop, ad hoc and sensor networks
Congestion and admission control
Wireless network security and privacy
System-level energy management for wireless devices

Infrastructure for Next Generation Networks:
Network Design, Planning and Economics
Network Intelligence
Network Measurements and Testbeds

Next Generation Internet:
Web Performance
Network Protocol
Communications QoS and Reliability
Network Security and Privacy
Enterprise Networking
Network Measurements and Testbeds

Network Applications & Services:
Multimedia and VoIP – Services & Technologies
Multimedia Communications
Satellite and Space Communications
3G and Beyond
Broadband Wireless Access
Home Networking
Gigabit Networks
Switching & Routing
Broadband & ATM Networks
Optical Communication Systems and Networks

The WCECS Program Committee

As the WCECS 2014 is organized by the International Association of Engineers and the Engineering Letters, some of the editorial board members of the Engineering Letters and the IAENG journals and the committee members of IAENG Societies are taking part in the WCECS International Program Committee.

WCECS Congress Co-chairs

Prof. Craig Douglas ( WCECS Co-chair)
School of Energy Resources Distinguished Professor, Departments of Mathematics &
Director, Institute for Scientific Computation, University of Wyoming, USA
Former Senior Research Scientist (corresponding to nonteaching full professor),
Computer Science Department, Yale University, USA




Prof. Warren S. Grundfest, Fellow, AIMBE, SPIE (WCECS co-chair)
Co-Chair, Biomedical Engineering IDP
Professor of Electrical Engineering and Professor of Surgery
The Henry Samueli School of Engineering & Applied Science
University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Former Chair, SPIE Health Care Engineering & Technology Policy
Former Vice Chair, Health Care Engineering Policy Committee, IEEE




Prof. Jon Burgstone (ICIMT honorary co-chair)
Faculty Chair
Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology
College of Engineering
University of California, Berkeley, USA
Board Member of the Rock Center for Entrepreneurship at Harvard Business School, Harvard University




Prof. Burghard B. Rieger (ICMLDA honorary co-chair)
Professor of Computational Linguistics
Former Dean (1999-2001) of Faculty of Languages and Literature
Former Head of Department of Linguistic Computing, University of Trier, Germany
President (1989-93) of the German Society for Linguistic Computing (GLDV)
Vice-President (1990-94) of the International Society for Terminoly and Knowledge Engineering (GTW)




Prof. Lei Xu (ICSCA honorary co-chair)
IEEE Fellow and IAPR Fellow,
Member of European Academy of Sciences,
Chair Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering,
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong





ICCST Conference Committee:

Dr. William B. Agassounon (PhD Caltech)
Principle Engineer, Autonomy and Networking group part of the Advanced Solutions Center,
Textron Defense Systems, Advanced Solutions Center, USA

Prof. Ben-Jye Chang
Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Information, Chaoyang University of Technology, Taiwan

Prof. John H. Chang (Ph.D. Yale)
Professor and Chair, Computer Science Department, California State University San Marcos, USA

Prof. Ayaz Ghorbani
Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering Department Amir Kabir, University of Technology, Iran

Prof. Huiping Guo
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, California State University at Los Angeles, USA

Prof. Layuan Li
Professor, Department of Computer Science and Technology, Wuhan University of Technology, China;
Editor in Chief of the Journal of Wuhan University of Technology

Prof. Ming Li
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, California State University, Fresno, USA

Prof. Tulin Mangir
Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, California State University, Long Beach, USA

Prof. Nader F. Mir (co-chair)
Professor and Department Associate Chair, Department of Electrical Engineering, San Jose State University, USA
Editor of Journal of Computing and Information Technology; Associate Editor of IEEE Communication Magazine

Prof. Robert Henry Morelos-Zaragoza (co-chair)
Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, San Jose State University, USA

Prof. S. K. Mullick (co-chair; Ph.D. Cornell)
Life Senior-Member of IEEE and Life Fellow of IETE;
Ex-Professor & Emeritus Fellow, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, India

Dr. Bhumin H. Pathak
Principal Systems Engineer (UMTS & EV-DO), Airvana Inc., USA

Prof. Mahasweta Sarkar
Assistant Professor of Computer Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, San Diego State University, USA

Prof. Hideyuki Sotobayashi (co-chair)
Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics, Aoyama Gakuin University
Research Affiliate, Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA

Prof. Luay A. Wahsheh
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Norfolk State University, USA

Dr. Shui Yu
Associate Lecturer, School of Engineering and IT, Deakin University, Australia