Telecommunication Systems high quality articles examine the use of analytic and quantitative tools for the modeling, analysis, design, and management of telecommunication systems. Periodic special issues are devoted to a single topic.

A sampling of topics covered in the journal includes performance evaluation of wide area and local networks; fiber optics and photonic switching; DSL, ADSL, cable TV and their impact; distributed group decision support systems; cost benefit analysis and economic impact of telecommunication systems; standardization and regulatory issues; and cellular, mobile, and satellite-based systems.

Officially cited as: Telecommun Syst

  • Examines the use of analytic and quantitative tools for the modeling, analysis, design, and management of telecommunication systems
  • Features periodic special issues devoted to a single topic of interest to the readership

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Editor-in-Chief
  • Muhammad Khurram Khan
Publishing model
Hybrid. Open Access options available

Journal metrics

1.707 (2018)
Impact factor
1.340 (2018)
Five year impact factor
91 days
Submission to first decision
247 days
Submission to acceptance
87,767 (2019)
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1572-9451
Print ISSN
1018-4864
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