Physical Communication

Physical Communication

  • Volume 6
  • Issue 6
  • ISSN 1874-4907
  • SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.354
  • Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 0.749
  • Impact Factor: 1.81
  • Five Year Impact Factor: 1.765
Editor-in-chief: Matthaiou

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PHYCOM: Physical Communication is an international and archival journal providing complete coverage of all topics of interest to those involved in all aspects of physical layer communications. Theoretical research contributions presenting new techniques, concepts or analyses, applied contributions reporting on experiences and experiments, and tutorials are published.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

Physical layer issues of Wireless Local Area Networks, WiMAX, Wireless Mesh Networks, Sensor and Ad Hoc Networks, PCS Systems; Radio access protocols and algorithms for the physical layer; Spread Spectrum Communications; Channel Modeling; Detection and Estimation; Modulation and Coding; Multiplexing and Carrier Techniques; Broadband Wireless Communications; Wireless Personal Communications; Multi-user Detection; Signal Separation and Interference rejection: Multimedia Communications over Wireless; DSP Applications to Wireless Systems; Experimental and Prototype Results; Multiple Access Techniques; Space-time Processing; Synchronization Techniques; Error Control Techniques; Cryptography; Software Radios; Tracking; Resource Allocation and Inference Management; Multi-rate and Multi-carrier Communications; Cross layer Design and Optimization; Propagation and Channel Characterization; OFDM Systems; MIMO Systems; Ultra-Wideband Communications; Cognitive Radio System Architectures; Platforms and Hardware Implementations for the Support of Cognitive, Radio Systems; Cognitive Radio Resource Management and Dynamic Spectrum Sharing.

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  • SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.354
  • Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 0.749
  • Impact Factor: 1.81
  • Five Year Impact Factor: 1.765
  • ISSN: 1874-4907
  • Issues: 6
  • Volume: 6
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44C2021Jan 18, 2021Jan 26, 2021
45C2021Mar 16, 2021Mar 10, 2021
46C2021May 24, 2021May 21, 2021
47C2021Jul 23, 2021Jul 20, 2021
48C2021Sep 23, 2021Sep 20, 2021
49C2021Dec 17, 2021
50C2022Jan 03, 2022
51C2022Mar 09, 2022
52C2022May 16, 2022
53C2022Jul 21, 2022
54C2022Sep 23, 2022
55C2022Dec 15, 2022