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Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications

Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications

Editor-in-Chief: Xuemin S. Shen

ISSN: 1936-6442 (print version)
ISSN: 1936-6450 (electronic version)

Journal no. 12083

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Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, University of Waterloo, Canada

Editorial Board

Nikos Antonopoulos, University of Derby, UK

Jiannong Cao, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China

Cailian Chen, Shanghai Jiaotong University, China

Sajal Das, University Texas at Arlington, USA

Nelson L. S. da Fonseca, State University of Campinas, Brazil

Khaled Hatem Almotairi, Umm Al-Qura University, Saudi Arabia

Shibo He, Arizona State University, USA

Peter Langendoerfer, IHP Microelectronics, Germany

Hongwei Li, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China

Lu Liu, University of Derby, UK

Rongxing Lu, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Mohamed M. E. A. Mahmoud, Tennessee Tech University, USA

Vojislav B. Misic, University of Manitoba, Canada

Hiroki Nishiyama, Tohoku University, Japan

Kaoru Ota, Muroran Institute of Technology, Japan

Ju Ren, Central South University, China

Paolo Trunfio, University of Calabria, Italy

Mi Wen, Shanghai University of Electric Power, China

Yongbing Zhang, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Haojin Zhu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Hongzi Zhu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

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    Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications (P2PNA) has received significant attention from both academia and industry in recent years. The aim of the Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications journal is to disseminate state-of-the-art research and development results in this rapidly growing research area, to facilitate the deployment of P2P networking and applications, and to bring together the academic and industry communities, with the goal of fostering interaction to promote further research interests and activities, thus enabling new P2P applications and services. The journal not only addresses research topics related to networking and communications theory, but also considers the standardization, economic, and engineering aspects of P2P technologies, and their impacts on software engineering, computer engineering, networked communication, and security.

    Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications is committed to the timely publication of high-quality, original papers that advance the cutting-edge research in the area of peer-to-peer networking, services, and applications. The journal serves as a forum for tackling the technical problems arising from both file sharing and media streaming applications. It also includes state-of-the-art technologies in the P2P security domain.

    Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications publishes regular papers, tutorials and review papers, case studies, and correspondence from the research, development, and standardization communities. Papers addressing system, application, and service issues are encouraged. The Journal covers all subject areas of peer-to-peer networking and applications including, but not limited to:

    • P2P ad hoc and sensor networks
    • P2P application and services
    • P2P content access and distribution
    • P2P economics
    • P2P enabled technologies
    • P2P file sharing
    • P2P media streaming
    • P2P multicasting and multimedia delivery
    • P2P overlay networks
    • P2P security issues
    • P2P wireless and mobile networks
    • Architectures and protocols
    • Convergence/co-existence of P2P and other networks
    • Data and index structures
    • Modeling, performance and robustness
    • QoS
    • Replication and load-balancing strategies
    • Semantic routing and search

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