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Call for Papers IEEE SCVT 2014



It is our pleasure to invite you to the 21st IEEE Symposium on Communications and Vehicular Technology (IEEE SCVT 2014). Established in 1993, the IEEE Symposium on Communications and Vehicular Technology is an annual event organized by the IEEE Benelux Joint Chapter on Communications and Vehicular Technology. The Symposium is aimed at presenting and discussing the latest scientific and technical advances in communication systems and vehicular communication technology.


IEEE SCVT 2014 solicits papers addressing scientific and technical advances in communication systems and vehicular communication technology. Topics include, but are not limited to:

Physical Layer Topics:

Advanced receiver design
Broadband access techniques
Channel modelling
Coding and modulation
Cognitive and green radio
Communication theory
Energy harvesting for wireless sensor networks
Machine-to-machine communications
Multiple antenna and MIMO systems
Multi-user detection
Short-range wireless technologies
Software-defined radio
Ultra low power transceivers
Ultra Wide Band radio


Networking Topics:

Ad-hoc and sensor networks
Cellular and wireless networks
Cyber security and network robustness
Energy efficient networking
Internet of Things
Multimedia and information-centric networking
Network science
Online social networks
Optical networks
Personal and body area networks
Quality of Service and Quality of Experience
Self-organizing networks
Smart grid communications and control
Software-defined Networking

The accepted and actually presented papers of the conference will be submitted for inclusion into IEEE Xplore (No-Show Policy).


Important dates

September 5, 2014 September 21, 2014: Paper submission deadline
October 14, 2014 October 21, 2014: Notification of acceptance
October 28, 2014: Camera-ready paper submission deadline
November 10, 2014: Symposium

Paper submission

Authors are invited to submit original contributions (written in English), in PDF format, using the submission system and directions available at

Only original papers not published or under review elsewhere can be submitted. Submissions should be in IEEE 2-column style and not exceed 6 pages.

We welcome your contributions and look forward to your participation at IEEE SCVT 2014.



A best student paper award will be given. To qualify for the award, a student has to be the first author of the paper and present the paper himself/herself.


Organizing Committee

General chair:

  • Fernando Kuipers, Delft University of Technology

TPC chair:

  • Ranga Rao Venkatesha Prasad, Delft University of Technology

Local organization:

  • Wendy Murtinu-van Schagen, Delft University of Technology

TPC Members:

  • Nader Alagha, European Space Technology Centre 
  • Chris Blondia, University of Antwerp 
  • Marc Engels, Flanders Mechatronics Technology Centre 
  • Joel Grotz, Newtec 
  • Jan Haagh, Eindhoven University of Technology 
  • Fernando Kuipers, Delft University of Technology 
  • Guy Leduc, University de Liege 
  • Arjan Meijerink, University of Twente 
  • Ingrid Moerman, University of Gent and iMinds 
  • Homayoun Nikookar, Delft University of Technology 
  • Frederik Simoens, Newtec 
  • Laurent Schumacher, University of Namur
  • Bavani Shankar, University of Luxembourg