Call for Papers
CONCURRENCY AND COMP
UTATION: PRACTICE AN
Things: Shaping the new Internet Space
The new version of the Internet Protocol
the IP address space
to roughly 340 trillion trillion trill
humongous pool of addresses ensure
the continued expansion of the Internet for many decades to
the vision of
everyday objects that are uniquely identifiable and are connected
to the Internet
this is co
mmonly known as the
T extends the
of the I
nternet market space wherein it was thought that
world of humans
represented a market space that would reach saturation sometime soon
Internet Society, 2012
that predominantly considered computing and electronic
devices (e.g., PCs, mobile phones, home electronics, smart cars) as the defining elements of the
IoT paradigm postulates that any
ect that is identified with a unique
(e.g., books tagged with RFID tags, QR codes or bar codes)
will be considered as a smart
able to be interconnected
, and billions and trillions of such smart objects
will shape the
The smart objects generate data that is accessibl
e through the Internet and i
realisation of this,
IoT deals with integrating and enabling several technologies and communication
protocols including wired and wireless communications, networking
ation, sensors and next generation Internet.
However, the promising area of
several challenges, for e.g.,
and implementation issues such as architectures,
interoperability, middleware, and so on.
special issue presents the opportunity to showcase recent research
in IoT and it solicits
high quality papers in
advances of theoretical, experimental and practical nature.
The main topic
areas include, but are not limited to:
Internet of Things, Archi
tecture, Components, RFID, Sensors and Actuator Technologies
The Geography of Things
ocation and tracking of objects
networking and Radio Access Protocols, Technologies, Near Field Communications
operability and Inter
, Standards and Technologies
Social Networks for Things, Social Graphs of Things, Link Analysis, Web of Things, Topic
Hoc Networks, RF Modelling, Digital Object and Context Representation and Preservation
Enabling Computational Technologies
(Clusters, Grids, P2P, Cloud, etc)
Security, Privacy, Identity, Trust and Reputation Management, Collective Behaviour and Ethical
Performance, Scalability, Robustness, Reliability Verification, Validation, Benchmarking
Concepts and/or Frameworks
of Applicable Future Technologies, Implications and Trends.
Standards and Reference Models.
Review of Literature.
Novel applications of IoT.
Internet Society (2012).
The ISP Column, January 2012
One Down, Four to Go!
essed 22 July 2012].
Please submit your full paper to
with the special
issue title "IOT2013
The paper submission deadline is
January 15, 2013
The authors will receive initial decision and reviewer comments
by April 15, 2013
Final papers are due by
June 15, 2013
Final decisions by
July 15, 2013
Accepted papers are expected to appear online for early view within 4 months of final