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Encyclopedia of Wireless Networks

Editors: Shen, Xuemin (Sherman), Lin, Xiaodong, Zhang, Kuan (Eds.)

  • Provides comprehensive references to key concepts of wireless networks
  • Includes descriptions of background, important definition, in-depth illustration, emerging applications, and bibliography
  • Easily accessible with user-friendly online search and cross-references
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About this book

Wireless networking technologies are witnessed to become the integral part of industry, business, entertainment and daily life. Encyclopedia of Wireless Networks is expected to provide comprehensive references to key concepts of wireless networks, including research results of historical significance, areas of current interests, and growing directions in the future wireless networks. It can serve as a valuable and authoritative literature for students, researchers, engineers, and practitioners who need a quick reference to the subjects of wireless network technology and its relevant applications. 

About the authors

Xuemin (Sherman) Shen received the B.Sc.(1982) degree from Dalian Maritime University (China) and the M.Sc. (1987) and Ph.D. degrees (1990) from Rutgers University, New Jersey (USA), all in electrical engineering. Dr. Shen is a University Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada. His research focuses on resource management in interconnected wireless/wired networks, wireless network security, social networks, smart grid, and vehicular ad hoc and sensor networks. Dr. Shen served as the Technical Program Committee Chair/Co-Chair for IEEE Globecom’16, Infocom’14, IEEE VTC’10 Fall, and Globecom’07, the Symposia Chair for IEEE ICC’10, the Tutorial Chair for IEEE VTC’11 Spring and IEEE ICC’08, the General Co-Chair for ACM Mobihoc’15, Chinacom’07 and QShine’06, the Chair for IEEE Communications Society Technical Committee on Wireless Communications, and P2P Communications and Networking. He also serves/served as the Editor-in-Chief for IEEE Internet of Things Journal, IEEE Network, Peer-to-Peer Networking and Application, and IET Communications; a Founding Area Editor for IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications; an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Computer Networks, and ACM/Wireless Networks, etc. Dr. Shen received the Excellent Graduate Supervision Award in 2006, and the Outstanding Performance Award in 2004, 2007, 2010, and 2014 from the University of Waterloo, the Premier’s Research Excellence Award (PREA) in 2003 from the Province of Ontario, Canada, the Distinguished Performance Award in 2002 and 2007 from the Faculty of Engineering, University of Waterloo, and the Joseph LoCicero Award from the IEEE Communications Society. Dr. Shen is a registered Professional Engineer of Ontario, Canada, an IEEE Fellow, an Engineering Institute of Canada Fellow, a Canadian Academy of Engineering Fellow, a Royal Society of Canada Fellow, and a Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE Vehicular Technology Society and Communications Society. 
Xiaodong Lin received the Ph.D. degree in information engineering from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, China, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering (with Outstanding Achievement in Graduate Studies Award) from the University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada. He was an Associate Professor of information security with the Faculty of Business and Information Technology, University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), Canada. He is currently an Associate Professor with the Department of Physics and Computer Science, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON, Canada. His research interests include wireless network security, applied cryptography, computer forensics, software security, and wireless networking and mobile computing.

Kuan Zhang has been an Assistant Professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA, since 2017. He received the B.Sc. degree in Communication Engineering and the M.Sc. degree in Computer Applied Technology from Northeastern University, China, in 2009 and 2011, respectively. He received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Waterloo, Canada, in 2016. He was also a postdoctoral fellow with the Broadband Communications Research (BBCR) group, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada.  His research interests include security and privacy for mobile social networks, e-healthcare systems, and cloud computing and cyber physical systems.

Buy this book

Print ca. $499.99
price for USA in USD
  • Due: April 13, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-319-78261-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
eReference ca. $449.99
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • Due: April 13, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-319-78262-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
Print + eBook ca. $674.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-78263-8
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Encyclopedia of Wireless Networks
Editors
  • Xuemin (Sherman) Shen
  • Xiaodong Lin
  • Kuan Zhang
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
Print ISBN
978-3-319-78261-4
eReference ISBN
978-3-319-78262-1
Print + eBook ISBN
978-3-319-78263-8
Edition Number
1
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