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VTS Distinguished Lectures for 2020

7 August, 2020 | Member Updates

Article by Abbas Jamalipour IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS) is closely monitoring developments related to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 pandemic. Please know that our thoughts are with those affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. The health and safety of our members and volunteers is the utmost priority of our society. As a result, and due toRead More

High Marks for VTS Publications

7 August, 2020 | Member Updates, Publications

Article by Weihua Zhuang VTS publications play a significant role in promoting R&D activities in the Society’s technical fields of interest. Our main technical journals—IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine (VTM), and IEEE Open Journal of Vehicular Technology (OJVT)—provide high-quality and high-impact venues for researchers and engineers to publish new studiesRead More

From IEEE OJVT: Future THz Communications

7 August, 2020 | Publications

Article by Bile Peng, Ke Guan, Alexander Kuter, Sebastian Rey, Matthias Pätzold, and Thomas Kuerner Full title: Channel Modeling and System Concepts for Future Terahertz Communications: Getting Ready for Advances Beyond 5G Future terahertz (THz) communications will utilize the frequency spectrum around 300 GHz. This technology provides a promising solution for future high-data-rate communications dueRead More

From IEEE OJVT: Security and Privacy for V2X Communications

7 August, 2020 | Publications

Article by Jiaqi Huang, Dongfeng Fang, Yi Qian, and Rose Qingyang Hu Full title: Recent Advances and Challenges in Security and Privacy for V2X Communications In recent studies, vehicular networks have been considered as a promising solution to achieve better traffic management and to improve the driving experience of drivers. In vehicular networks, vehicle-to-everything (V2X)Read More

Fellowship Nominations

9 July, 2020 | Member Updates

IEEE Vehicular Technology Society has two graduate student fellowships. We are currently soliciting nominations for the awards. If you believe you are a good fit for one of the awards, please consider submitting a nomination by 10 August 2020. Daniel E. Noble Fellowship Award The Daniel E. Noble Fellowship Award promotes graduate-level study in vehicular technology,Read More

Call for Series Editor: IEEE Press

9 July, 2020 | Member Updates

Article by Peter Chong, IEEE Press VTS Liaison IEEE Press supports a book series for IEEE Vehicular Technology Society on vehicular technology. The IEEE Press Series on Vehicular Technology focuses on books published by VTS members that would provide a more comprehensive and in-depth treatment of specific topics related to the Society’s fields of interest. Currently, theRead More

FROM OJVT: Machine Learning for 6G

9 July, 2020 | Publications

Article by Ahmet Yazar and Hüseyin Arslan Full title: A Waveform Parameter Assignment Framework for 6G with the Role of Machine Learning 5G enables a wide variety of wireless communications applications and use cases. There are different requirements associated with the applications, use cases, channel structure, network and user. To meet all of the requirements, several newRead More

From OJVT: Beyond 5G IVNs

9 July, 2020 | Publications

Article by Weijie Yuan, Shuangyang Li, Lin Xiang, and Derrick Wing Kwan Ng Full title: Distributed Estimation Framework for Beyond 5G Intelligent Vehicular Networks In this paper, we first provide an overview of existing research on IVNs for beyond 5G (B5G) communications, while emphasizing requirements and technical approaches. To fully unleash the potential of vehicular intelligence, smart vehiclesRead More

IEEE CAVS 2020 – Paper Submission Deadline Extended

16 June, 2020 | Events & Conferences

Extended paper submission deadline: June 30, 2020 ————————————————————————————————————- 3rd IEEE Connected and Automated Vehicles Symposium (IEEE CAVS 2020) 4-5 October 2020, Victoria, Canada, https://events.vtsociety.org/ieee-cavs-2020/ ————————————————————————————————————– Due to the wide extent of the impact from the COVID-19, the Vehicular Technology Society will be relaxing its standard requirements for onsite presentation of papers for authors whose travelRead More

Seeking Volunteers: Land Transportation Projects

8 June, 2020 | Member Updates, Railroad & Mass Transit

Article by Gary Touryan, IEEE VTS VP—Land Transportation The VTS Land Transportation Division actively manages the development of transit and rail standards through Working Groups organized by subject matter experts. These standards are used by transit and rail agencies in the United States and Canada for the design, manufacturing, construction, installation, testing, commissioning, and maintenanceRead More

Recent Activities in VTS Standards

8 June, 2020 | Government Regulations, Member Updates

Article by Tom Kurihara, IEEE VTS Standards Committee Chair The VTS standards program continues to be active despite the current travel and meeting restrictions imposed by governments around the world. The VTS Standards Committee and its Working Groups are creating new opportunities for VTS member participation. Meetings have been conducted under the recent safety guidelines:Read More

VTS Chapter Profile: Chicago

8 June, 2020 | Member Updates

Article by Alvin Chin, VTS Chicago Chapter Chair The IEEE VTS Chicago Chapter has 73 members and is situated in Chicago, Illinois, USA. The current chapter officers are: Alvin Chin, Chair Kevin Stutenberg, Vice-chair Ziru Chen, IEEE VTS Young Professionals Chair The Chapter typically holds a minimum of 6 meetings per year. Past lecture topicsRead More