IEEE Wireless Communications

(The H4-Index of IEEE Wireless Communications is 52. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Holographic MIMO Surfaces for 6G Wireless Networks: Opportunities, Challenges, and Trends753
A Speculative Study on 6G498
6G: Opening New Horizons for Integration of Comfort, Security, and Intelligence449
Ten Challenges in Advancing Machine Learning Technologies toward 6G255
STAR: Simultaneous Transmission and Reflection for 360° Coverage by Intelligent Surfaces236
Orthogonal Time-Frequency Space Modulation: A Promising Next-Generation Waveform235
Deep-Learning-Empowered Breast Cancer Auxiliary Diagnosis for 5GB Remote E-Health193
A Secure Federated Learning Framework for 5G Networks181
Dynamic Metasurface Antennas for 6G Extreme Massive MIMO Communications175
Reconfigurable-Intelligent-Surface Empowered Wireless Communications: Challenges and Opportunities172
When UAV Meets IRS: Expanding Air-Ground Networks via Passive Reflection171
Semantic Communications: Overview, Open Issues, and Future Research Directions128
Massive Access for Future Wireless Communication Systems120
Intelligent Reflective Surface Based 6G Communications for Sustainable Energy Infrastructure116
Intelligent Reflecting Surface Placement Optimization in Air-Ground Communication Networks Toward 6G115
Non-Stationarities in Extra-Large-Scale Massive MIMO114
The Roadmap of Communication and Networking in 6G for the Metaverse108
Computation Offloading in Beyond 5G Networks: A Distributed Learning Framework and Applications107
Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces: Potentials, Applications, and Challenges for 6G Wireless Networks102
Enabling 5G on the Ocean: A Hybrid Satellite-UAV-Terrestrial Network Solution102
AI-Native Network Slicing for 6G Networks100
Edge-Assisted Privacy-Preserving Raw Data Sharing Framework for Connected Autonomous Vehicles99
Full Duplex Radio/Radar Technology: The Enabler for Advanced Joint Communication and Sensing99
Intelligent Task Offloading in Vehicular Edge Computing Networks98
Over-the-Air Computing for Wireless Data Aggregation in Massive IoT92
Realizing the Metaverse with Edge Intelligence: A Match Made in Heaven92
A Path to Smart Radio Environments: An Industrial Viewpoint on Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces91
Big-Data-Based Intelligent Spectrum Sensing for Heterogeneous Spectrum Communications in 5G86
Smart and Reconfigurable Wireless Communications: From IRS Modeling to Algorithm Design83
Deep Learning for Wireless Communications: An Emerging Interdisciplinary Paradigm81
NOMA-Assisted Secure Short-Packet Communications in IoT77
What Role Do Intelligent Reflecting Surfaces Play in Multi-Antenna Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access?74
Edge Intelligence for Autonomous Driving in 6G Wireless System: Design Challenges and Solutions73
UAV-Enabled SWIPT in IoT Networks for Emergency Communications72
Deep Federated Learning Enhanced Secure POI Microservices for Cyber-Physical Systems72
UAV-Aided Cellular Communications with Deep Reinforcement Learning Against Jamming72
When Serverless Computing Meets Edge Computing: Architecture, Challenges, and Open Issues71
Enabling Smart Reflection in Integrated Air-Ground Wireless Network: IRS Meets UAV70
Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces for Future Wireless Networks: A Channel Modeling Perspective66
Hybrid Beamforming for Terahertz Wireless Communications: Challenges, Architectures, and Open Problems64
Toward Environment-Aware 6G Communications via Channel Knowledge Map62
Covert Communication in UAV-Assisted Air-Ground Networks61
Decentralized P2P Federated Learning for Privacy-Preserving and Resilient Mobile Robotic Systems58
A Prototype of Reconfigurable Intelligent Surface with Continuous Control of the Reflection Phase58
Wireless Channel Sparsity: Measurement, Analysis, and Exploitation in Estimation58
Single-RF MIMO: From Spatial Modulation to Metasurface-Based Modulation58
Resource Management in Space-Air-Ground Integrated Vehicular Networks: SDN Control and AI Algorithm Design57
Dense Small Satellite Networks for Modern Terrestrial Communication Systems: Benefits, Infrastructure, and Technologies57
UAV-Assisted Attack Prevention, Detection, and Recovery of 5G Networks56
Intelligent Reflecting Surface Assisted Terahertz Communications Toward 6G56
A Reputation Management Scheme for Efficient Malicious Vehicle Identification over 5G Networks53
Artificial Intelligence (AI)-Empowered Intrusion Detection Architecture for the Internet of Vehicles53
Integrating Terrestrial and Satellite Multibeam Systems Toward 6G: Techniques and Challenges for Interference Mitigation52
A Blockchain-Based Artificial Intelligence-Empowered Contagious Pandemic Situation Supervision Scheme Using Internet of Drone Things52