Category: Publications

OJVT: Thermal Management of Li-Ion Batteries

8 June, 2020 | Publications

Article by David W. Sundin and Sebastian Sponholtz Full title: Thermal Management of Li-Ion Batteries with Single-Phase Liquid Immersion Cooling Development of effective thermal management techniques is essential in enabling further technical advances and wide public acceptance of lithium-ion based battery electrical storage. Both stationary battery arrays and electric vehicle (EV) batteries are pressed toRead More

OJVT: Scheduling Framework for Autonomous UAVs

8 June, 2020 | Publications

Article by H. V. Abeywickrama, Y. He, E. Dutkiewicz, B. A. Jayawickrama and M. Mueck Full title: A Generic Spatiotemporal Scheduling for Autonomous UAVs: A Reinforcement Learning-Based Approach Considerable attention has been given to leverage a variety of smart city applications using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). The rapid advances in artificial intelligence can empower UAVsRead More

OJVT: Capacity Planning of PEV Charging Infrastructure

14 May, 2020 | Publications

Article by A. Abdalrahman and W. Zhuang Full title: QoS-Aware Capacity Planning of Networked PEV Charging Infrastructure Plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) charging infrastructure is necessary to accommodate the rapid increase in PEV penetration rate. Capacity planning of PEV charging infrastructure (EVCI) must ensure not only a satisfactory charging service for PEV users but also aRead More

OJVT: Fair Coverage by Energy-Constrained UAVs

14 May, 2020 | Publications

Article by H. V. Abeywickrama, Y. He, E. Dutkiewicz, B. A. Jayawickrama and M. Mueck Full title: A Reinforcement Learning Approach for Fair User Coverage Using UAV Mounted Base Stations Under Energy Constraints Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) are gaining popularity in many aspects of wireless communication systems. UAV-mounted mobile base stations (UAV-BSs) are an effectiveRead More

Changes in Response to COVID-19: VTS Publications Plus Free COVID-19 Related Articles on Xplore®

8 April, 2020 | Member Updates, Publications

VTS Publications VTS Publications—including the fully-sponsored IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, VTS Mobile World, and other VTS co-sponsored publications—will continue to operate as usual. Please continue to support these great venues for publication of your research results; submit your high-quality manuscripts for peer review and possible publications. Our publications committee andRead More

Check Out New Articles from the IEEE OJVT

8 April, 2020 | Publications

Sumei Sun, IEEE OJVT Editor-in-Chief Whether you’re a valued member of IEEE VTS or an author who has published with VTS in the past—or both—I am happy to invite you to read the most recently published vehicular technology research. IEEE Open Journal of Vehicular Technology publishes high-quality, peer-reviewed papers covering hot topics and state-of-the-art advances,Read More

From OJVT: AI-Assisted Network-Slicing Based Next-Generation Wireless Networks

8 April, 2020 | Publications

X. Shen, J. Gao, W. Wu, K. Lyu, M. Li, W. Zhuang, X. Li, and J. Rao The integration of communications with different scales, diverse radio access technologies, and various network resources, renders next-generation wireless networks (NGWNs) highly heterogeneous and dynamic. Emerging use cases and applications—such as machine to machine communications, autonomous driving, and factoryRead More

From OJVT: Deep UL2DL: Data-Driven Channel Knowledge Transfer From Uplink to Downlink

8 April, 2020 | Publications

M. S. Safari, M. Sadegh, and S. Sodagari To remove the need for signaling overhead of feedback channels for transmitter channel state information (CSI) in Frequency Division Duplexing (FDD), we propose using convolutional neural networks and generative adversarial networks (GANs) to infer the downlink (DL) CSI by observing the uplink (UL) CSI. Our data-driven schemeRead More

IEEE TVT 2019 Metrics of Success

16 March, 2020 | Publications

  Article by Nei Kato, Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology Greetings, readers of this esteemed newsletter. I speak to you as the current Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology. During my time in this position, which started in 2017, our journal has experienced an improvement in all of the most important metricsRead More

DBSs for Uplink Communications

16 March, 2020 | Publications

Article by Liang Zhang and Nirwan Ansari Full title: Optimizing the Deployment and Throughput of DBSs for Uplink Communications Drone-mounted base stations (DBSs) are promising means to provide ubiquitous connections to users and support various emerging applications in mobile networks while full duplex communications has the potential to improve the spectrum efficiency. In this paper,Read More

Resource Management in LTE-U Systems

16 March, 2020 | Publications

Article by Rui Liu, Qimei Chen, Guanding Yu, Geoffrey Ye Li, and Zhi Ding Full title: Resource Management in LTE-U Systems: Past, Present, and Future With the tremendous growth in mobile data traffic, wireless cellular networks are facing a rigorous challenge to increase network capacity. Despite that many advanced technologies are used, the shortage ofRead More

From IEEE VTM: Transmission Protocol Customization for Network Slicing

18 February, 2020 | Publications

Article by Si Yan, Peng Yang, Qiang Ye, Weihua Zhuang, Xuemin Shen, Xu Li, and Jaya Rao In this article, we propose a software-defined networking (SDN)-based transmission protocol (SDTP) for future-generation networks. Different services are supported by dedicated network slices, each of which can be operated separately with a customized transmission protocol. In particular, weRead More