IEEE Wireless Communications

(The TQCC of IEEE Wireless Communications is 13. 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
Realizing the Metaverse with Edge Intelligence: A Match Made in Heaven92
Over-the-Air Computing for Wireless Data Aggregation in Massive IoT92
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-Aided Cellular Communications with Deep Reinforcement Learning Against Jamming72
UAV-Enabled SWIPT in IoT Networks for Emergency Communications72
Deep Federated Learning Enhanced Secure POI Microservices for Cyber-Physical Systems72
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
Single-RF MIMO: From Spatial Modulation to Metasurface-Based Modulation58
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
Dense Small Satellite Networks for Modern Terrestrial Communication Systems: Benefits, Infrastructure, and Technologies57
Resource Management in Space-Air-Ground Integrated Vehicular Networks: SDN Control and AI Algorithm Design57
Intelligent Reflecting Surface Assisted Terahertz Communications Toward 6G56
UAV-Assisted Attack Prevention, Detection, and Recovery of 5G Networks56
A Reputation Management Scheme for Efficient Malicious Vehicle Identification over 5G Networks53
Artificial Intelligence (AI)-Empowered Intrusion Detection Architecture for the Internet of Vehicles53
A Blockchain-Based Artificial Intelligence-Empowered Contagious Pandemic Situation Supervision Scheme Using Internet of Drone Things52
Integrating Terrestrial and Satellite Multibeam Systems Toward 6G: Techniques and Challenges for Interference Mitigation52
Millimeter-Wave Full Duplex Radios: New Challenges and Techniques51
6G for Bridging the Digital Divide: Wireless Connectivity to Remote Areas50
Federated Learning and Wireless Communications49
Energy Self-Sustainability in Full-Spectrum 6G48
Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence for Dynamic Resource Sharing in 6G and Beyond48
Intelligent Reflection Enabling Technologies for Integrated and Green Internet-of-Everything Beyond 5G: Communication, Sensing, and Security48
Reconfigurable Intelligent Surface-Aided Multi-User Networks: Interplay Between NOMA and RIS47
Compression and Acceleration of Neural Networks for Communications46
Federated Learning for Industrial Internet of Things in Future Industries45
On Channel Reciprocity in Reconfigurable Intelligent Surface Assisted Wireless Networks45
Quantum-Enabled 6G Wireless Networks: Opportunities and Challenges44
Grant-Free Random Access in Machine-Type Communication: Approaches and Challenges44
Opportunities for Physical Layer Security in UAV Communication Enhanced with Intelligent Reflective Surfaces43
Security and Privacy for Mobile Edge Caching: Challenges and Solutions43
Satellite-Based Computing Networks with Federated Learning43
An SDN Architecture for AUV-Based Underwater Wireless Networks to Enable Cooperative Underwater Search43
Integrated 5G-Satellite Networks: A Perspective on Physical Layer Reliability and Security42
Artificial Intelligence Aided Next-Generation Networks Relying on UAVs42
Extensive Edge Intelligence for Future Vehicular Networks in 6G42
AI-Based Cloud-Edge-Device Collaboration in 6G Space-Air-Ground Integrated Power IoT42
Edge Intelligence for Empowering IoT-Based Healthcare Systems41
Reconfigurable Holographic Surfaces for Future Wireless Communications41
RIS-Aided Next-Generation High-Speed Train Communications: Challenges, Solutions, and Future Directions40
Robust Edge Computing in UAV Systems via Scalable Computing and Cooperative Computing40
Blockchain and 6G: The Future of Secure and Ubiquitous Communication40
Digital Twins for Intelligent Authorization in the B5G-Enabled Smart Grid40
Developing NOMA to Next Generation Multiple Access: Future Vision and Research Opportunities40
Interference Handling Challenges toward Full Duplex Evolution in 5G and Beyond Cellular Networks39
V2X-Based Vehicular Positioning: Opportunities, Challenges, and Future Directions39
Rethinking Sustainable Sensing in Agricultural Internet of Things: From Power Supply Perspective37
Nine Challenges in Artificial Intelligence and Wireless Communications for 6G37
Aerial-Ground Interference Mitigation for Cellular-Connected UAV36
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Swarm-Enabled Edge Computing: Potentials, Promising Technologies, and Challenges36
Spacechain: A Three-Dimensional Blockchain Architecture for IoT Security36
Toward the Use of Re-configurable Intelligent Surfaces in VLC Systems: Beam Steering36
Blockchain Radio Access Network Beyond 5G35
UAV Swarm-Enabled Aerial Reconfigurable Intelligent Surface (SARIS)35
Blockchain and Federated Deep Reinforcement Learning Based Secure Cloud-Edge-End Collaboration in Power IoT35
LEO Satellite Access Network (LEO-SAN) Toward 6G: Challenges and Approaches35
Reconfigurable Intelligent Surface Aided Mobile Edge Computing34
Subcarrier Index Modulation for Future Wireless Networks: Principles, Applications, and Challenges34
Deep-Learning-Enhanced NOMA Transceiver Design for Massive MTC: Challenges, State of the Art, and Future Directions34
Deep Learning at the Edge for Channel Estimation in Beyond-5G Massive MIMO34
AI-Driven UAV-NOMA-MEC in Next Generation Wireless Networks33
A Unified Cognitive Learning Framework for Adapting to Dynamic Environments and Tasks33
Edge Intelligent Networking Optimization for Internet of Things in Smart City33
Symbiotic Communications: Where Marconi Meets Darwin33
UAV-Enabled Integrated Sensing and Communication: Opportunities and Challenges33
Dimming Techniques of Visible Light Communications for Human-Centric Illumination Networks: State-of-the-Art, Challenges, and Trends33
Massive Access in Space-Based Internet of Things: Challenges, Opportunities, and Future Directions32
Measurement-Based Coexistence Studies of LAA & Wi-Fi Deployments in Chicago32
Collaborative Blockchain for Space-Air-Ground Integrated Networks32
Semantic Communication Meets Edge Intelligence32
Creating Efficient Blockchains for the Internet of Things by Coordinated Satellite-Terrestrial Networks32
Rethinking Modern Communication from Semantic Coding to Semantic Communication31
Federated-Learning-Based Client Scheduling for Low-Latency Wireless Communications31
Map-Based Millimeter-Wave Channel Models: An Overview, Data for B5G Evaluation and Machine Learning29
Bankruptcy Problem in Network Sharing: Fundamentals, Applications and Challenges28
Reconfigurable Intelligent Surface-Based Symbiotic Radio for 6G: Design, Challenges, and Opportunities28
QoE-Based Cooperative Task Offloading with Deep Reinforcement Learning in Mobile Edge Networks28
Learning to Sense: Deep Learning for Wireless Sensing with Less Training Efforts28
B-ReST: Blockchain-Enabled Resource Sharing and Transactions in Fog Computing28
Task-Oriented Communications for 6G: Vision, Principles, and Technologies27
Challenges and Solutions for the Satellite Tracking, Telemetry, and Command System27
Security Risk Assessment for 5G Networks: National Perspective27
Security and Privacy for Edge Intelligence in 5G and Beyond Networks: Challenges and Solutions27
Wireless Virtual Reality in Beyond 5G Systems with the Internet of Intelligence27
Reconfigurable Intelligent Surface for Physical Layer Key Generation: Constructive or Destructive?27
Machine Learning for Massive Industrial Internet of Things27
A Vision on 6G-Enabled NIB: Requirements, Technologies, Deployments, and Prospects26
A Hierarchical Soft RAN Slicing Framework for Differentiated Service Provisioning26
Reconfigurable Intelligent Surface-Assisted Backscatter Communication: A New Frontier for Enabling 6G IoT Networks26
Wireless Communication in the Presence of Illegal Reconfigurable Intelligent Surface: Signal Leakage and Interference Attack26
Outlier Detection Approaches Based on Machine Learning in the Internet-of-Things26
FPGA for 5G: Re-configurable Hardware for Next Generation Communication26
A Vision of Self-Evolving Network Management for Future Intelligent Vertical HetNet25
Mobile Communications Beyond 52.6 GHz: Waveforms, Numerology, and Phase Noise Challenge25
Adaptive Beamforming for Multi-Function In-Band Full-Duplex Applications25
A Physical Layer Security Framework for Cognitive Cyber-Physical Systems25
Age of Information in SWIPT-Enabled Wireless Communication System for 5GB25
5G Evolution: What's Next?24
Integrated Sensing and Communication with Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces: Opportunities, Applications, and Future Directions24
High Speed Train Communications in 5G: Design Elements to Mitigate the Impact of Very High Mobility24
Challenges and Novel Solutions for 5G Network Security, Privacy and Trust24
Blockchain-Enabled Applications in Next-Generation Wireless Systems: Challenges and Opportunities23
Evolution Toward 6G Multi-Band Wireless Networks: A Resource Management Perspective23
Wireless Beam Modulation: An Energy- and Spectrum-Efficient Communication Technology for Future Massive IoT Systems23
Full Duplex Integrated Access and Backhaul for 5G NR: Analyses and Prototype Measurements23
Information-Centric Networking in Wireless Environments: Security Risks and Challenges22
A Practical Cross-Device Federated Learning Framework over 5G Networks22
Design of Full Duplex Millimeter-Wave Integrated Access and Backhaul Networks22
Codebook-Based Solutions for Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces and Their Open Challenges22
Coverage Enhancement by Deploying RIS in 5G Commercial Mobile Networks: Field Trials22
Design Considerations of Photonic THz Communications for 6G Networks22
Software Defined Internet of Things Security: Properties, State of the Art, and Future Research22
Recent Advances on Sub-Nyquist Sampling-Based Wideband Spectrum Sensing21
6G: The Next Horizon: From Connected People and Things to Connected Intelligence21
Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces: Performance Assessment Through a System-Level Simulator21
Edge-Intelligence-Empowered, Unified Authentication and Trust Evaluation for Heterogeneous Beyond 5G Systems21
Analog Least Mean Square Adaptive Filtering for Self-Interference Cancellation in Full Duplex Radios21
Coded Storage-and-Computation: A New Paradigm to Enhancing Intelligent Services in Space-Air-Ground Integrated Networks21
Surveillance Plane Aided Air-Ground Integrated Vehicular Networks: Architectures, Applications, and Potential21
Decentralized Spectrum Access System: Vision, Challenges, and a Blockchain Solution21
Will OFDMA Improve the Performance of 802.11 Wifi Networks?20
Massive Machine-Type Communication and Satellite Integration for Remote Areas20
Toward Energy-Efficient Distributed Federated Learning for 6G Networks20
An Integrated Optimization-Learning Framework for Online Combinatorial Computation Offloading in MEC Networks20
Disaster Relief Wireless Networks: Challenges and Solutions20
Reconfigurable Intelligent Surface for Low-Latency Edge Computing in 6G20
Edge Intelligence for Object Detection in Blockchain-Based Internet of Vehicles: Convergence of Symbolic and Connectionist AI20
Toward Zero-Touch Management and Orchestration of Massive Deployment of Network Slices in 6G20
Toward Federated-Learning-Enabled Visible Light Communication in 6G Systems20
Undisturbed Mental State Assessment in the 5G Era: A Case Study of Depression Detection Based on Facial Expressions19
An Edge Computing Paradigm for Massive IoT Connectivity Over High-Altitude Platform Networks19
Network Slicing with Centralized and Distributed Reinforcement Learning for Combined Satellite/Ground Networks in a 6G Environment19
Toward Secure and Lightweight Access Authentication in SAGINs19
Design of a Power Amplifying-RIS for Free-Space Optical Communication Systems19
Dispersed Federated Learning: Vision, Taxonomy, and Future Directions19
Virtualized and Micro Services Provisioning in Space-Air-Ground Integrated Networks19
AI-Enabled Next-Generation Communication Networks: Intelligent Agent and AI Router19
Ultimate Capacity Analysis of Orbital Angular Momentum Channels19
Trust2Privacy: A Novel Fuzzy Trust-to-Privacy Mechanism for Mobile Social Networks19
Usage of Network Simulators in Machine-Learning-Assisted 5G/6G Networks19
Enabling Sustainable Energy for Smart Environment Using 5G Wireless Communication and Internet of Things18
"Borrowing Arrows with Thatched Boats": The Art of Defeating Reactive Jammers in IoT Networks18
Relay-Aided Random Access in Space-Air-Ground Integrated Networks18
Unmanned Surface Vessel Assisted Maritime Wireless Communication Toward 6G: Opportunities and Challenges18
Fundamental Wireless Performance of a Building18
Toward Energy-Efficient Federated Learning Over 5G+ Mobile Devices18
Edge Intelligence for Multi-Dimensional Resource Management in Aerial-Assisted Vehicular Networks18
Ubiquitous Control Over Heterogeneous Vehicles: A Digital Twin Empowered Edge AI Approach18
Cloud-Assisted Attribute-Based Data Sharing with Efficient User Revocation in the Internet of Things17
Energy-Aware Task Offloading in the Internet of Things17
AI-Enabled Cross-Modal Communications17
Secure and Reliable Transfer Learning Framework for 6G-Enabled Internet of Vehicles17
Communication Challenges in Infrastructure-Vehicle Cooperative Autonomous Driving: A Field Deployment Perspective17
NOMA for Integrating Sensing and Communications towards 6G: A Multiple Access Perspective17
From Digital Twin to Metaverse: The Role of 6G Ultra-Reliable and Low-Latency Communications with Multi-Tier Computing17
Actions at the Edge: Jointly Optimizing the Resources in Multi-Access Edge Computing17
Physical Layer Security in the Age of Artificial Intelligence and Edge Computing17
Robust Spectrum Sharing in Air-Ground Integrated Networks: Opportunities and Challenges17
THz Precoding for 6G: Challenges, Solutions, and Opportunities17
Multi-Link Operation in IEEE 802.11be WLANs17
Leveraging Deep Neural Networks for Massive MIMO Data Detection16
Deep Reinforcement Learning for Handover-Aware MPTCP Congestion Control in Space-Ground Integrated Network of Railways16
Transformer-Empowered 6G Intelligent Networks: From Massive MIMO Processing to Semantic Communication16
Empowering Prosumer Communities in Smart Grid with Wireless Communications and Federated Edge Learning16
Beam Training and Alignment for RIS-Assisted Millimeter-Wave Systems: State of the Art and Beyond16
Extremely Large-Scale MIMO: Fundamentals, Challenges, Solutions, and Future Directions16
Backdoor Attacks and Defenses in Federated Learning: State-of-the-Art, Taxonomy, and Future Directions16
A Deep Segmentation Network of Stent Structs Based on IoT for Interventional Cardiovascular Diagnosis16
Beam Squint in Ultra-Wideband mmWave Systems: RF Lens Array vs. Phase-Shifter-Based Array16
Deep Learning Aided Routing for Space-Air-Ground Integrated Networks Relying on Real Satellite, Flight, and Shipping Data16
Communication Beyond Transmitting Bits: Semantics-Guided Source and Channel Coding16
Automatic Network Slicing for IoT in Smart City16
Full-Duplex Enabled Intelligent Reflecting Surface Systems: Opportunities and Challenges16
A Vision to Smart Radio Environment: Surface Wave Communication Superhighways16
Point-to-Multipoint Coherent Architecture with Joint Resource Allocation for B5G/6G Fronthaul16
Integrated Linear and Nonlinear Digital Cancellation for Full Duplex Communication15
NOMA-Assisted Multi-MEC Offloading for IoVT Networks15
Toward Industrial Metaverse: Age of Information, Latency and Reliability of Short-Packet Transmission in 6G15
Deep Learning Based Channel Extrapolation for Large-Scale Antenna Systems: Opportunities, Challenges and Solutions15
When Buffer-Aided Relaying Meets Full Duplex and NOMA15
Suspended Graphene Hydroacoustic Sensor for Broadband Underwater Wireless Communications15
Spectrum Allocation for Task-Driven UAV Communication Networks Exploiting Game Theory15
The Collective Advantage for Advancing Communications and Intelligence15
DR-SDSN: An Elastic Differentiated Routing Framework for Software-Defined Satellite Networks15
Full Duplex and Dynamic TDD: Pushing the Limits of Spectrum Reuse in Multi-Cell Communications15
Society 5.0: Internet as if People Mattered14
High Voltage Discharge Exhibits Severe Effect on ZigBee-Based Device in Solar Insecticidal Lamps Internet of Things14
Spectrum Allocation Scheme for Intelligent Partition Based on Machine Learning for Inter-WBAN Interference14
Federated Learning Driven Secure Internet of Medical Things14
Enabling Technologies for Spectrum and Energy Efficient NOMA-MmWave-MaMIMO Systems14
Federated Learning for Digital Twin-Based Vehicular Networks: Architecture and Challenges14
A Hybrid Wired/Wireless Deterministic Network for Smart Grid14
Machine Learning for 6G Enhanced Ultra-Reliable and Low-Latency Services14
Toward URLLC: A Full Duplex Relay System with Self-Interference Utilization or Cancellation14
Creating Efficient Integrated Satellite-Terrestrial Networks in the 6G Era14
Overcoming the Channel Estimation Barrier in Massive MIMO Communication via Deep Learning14
Secure and Reliable Slicing in 5G and Beyond Vehicular Networks14
Quantum-Secured Space-Air-Ground Integrated Networks: Concept, Framework, and Case Study13
Satellite-Terrestrial Integrated 6G: An Ultra-Dense LEO Networking Management Architecture13
An Immunology-Inspired Network Security Architecture13
Future Quantum Communications and Networking: A Review and Vision13
Role of Network Slicing in Software Defined Networking for 5G: Use Cases and Future Directions13
Building Digital Battery System via Energy Digitization for Sustainable 5G Power Feeding13
A Deep Learning Assisted Software Defined Security Architecture for 6G Wireless Networks: IIoT Perspective13
Computational Models of Human Decision-Making with Application to the Internet of Everything13
Optimizing High-Speed Mobile Networks with Smart Collaborative Theory13
Cross-Modal Semantic Communications13
A Framework for MEC-Enhanced Small-Cell HetNet with Massive MIMO13
WDM-PON for 5G Wireless Fronthaul13
Wireless Fronthaul for 5G and Future Radio Access Networks: Challenges and Enabling Technologies13
Secure and Trusted Collaborative Learning Based on Blockchain for Artificial Intelligence of Things13
QoE Sustainability on 5G and Beyond 5G Networks13
Deep Learning Techniques for Advancing 6G Communications in the Physical Layer13