The journal Mobile Networks and Applications reflects the emerging symbiosis of portable computers and wireless networks, addressing the convergence of mobility, computing and information organization, access and management. In its special issues, the journal places an equal emphasis on various areas of nomadic computing, data management, related software and hardware technologies, and mobile user services, alongside more ‘classical’ topics in wireless and mobile networking. The journal documents practical and theoretical results which make a fundamental contribution.

  • Follows the symbiosis of portable computers and wireless networks
  • Addresses the convergence of mobility, computing and information organization, access and management
  • Discusses nomadic computing, data management, software and hardware technologies, and mobile user services

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Editor-in-Chief
  • Imrich Chlamtac
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3.426 (2020)
Impact factor
2.783 (2020)
Five year impact factor
67 days
Submission to first decision
230 days
Submission to acceptance
267,790 (2020)
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Volume 26

Issue 3, June 2021

Special Issue: Multidisciplinary Application of Computing and Communications

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This journal has 61 open access articles

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1572-8153
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1383-469X
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