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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Computer Science D-index 110 Citations 87,190 420 World Ranking 86 National Ranking 55
Electronics and Electrical Engineering D-index 116 Citations 114,806 417 World Ranking 20 National Ranking 10

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Awards & Achievements

2011 - W. Wallace McDowell Award, IEEE Computer Society For pioneering contributions to wireless sensor network architectures and communication protocols.

1997 - ACM Fellow Dr. Akyildiz has achieved fundamental research contributions in: finite capacity queuing network models; performance evaluation of Time Warp parallel simulations; traffic Control in ATM networks, and ; mobility management in wireless networks.

1996 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to performance analysis of computer communication networks.


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Computer network
  • Telecommunications
  • Electrical engineering

His main research concerns Computer network, Wireless, Wireless sensor network, Telecommunications and Wireless network. His Computer network study incorporates themes from Wireless ad hoc network, Wi-Fi array, Efficient energy use and Distributed computing. He combines subjects such as Telecommunications network, Electronic engineering, Communication channel and Network architecture with his study of Wireless.

His study in Wireless sensor network is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Network packet, Energy consumption, Key distribution in wireless sensor networks, Real-time computing and Communications protocol. His Telecommunications research incorporates themes from Key and Bandwidth. Ian F. Akyildiz interconnects Quality of service, Multimedia, Code division multiple access and Mobility management in the investigation of issues within Wireless network.

His most cited work include:

  • Wireless sensor networks: a survey (15294 citations)
  • A survey on sensor networks (12324 citations)
  • NeXt generation/dynamic spectrum access/cognitive radio wireless networks: a survey (5761 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Computer network, Wireless, Wireless sensor network, Distributed computing and Electronic engineering. His Computer network research incorporates elements of Cognitive radio, Wireless network, Real-time computing and Throughput. His Wireless study contributes to a more complete understanding of Telecommunications.

Ian F. Akyildiz has included themes like Energy consumption, Key distribution in wireless sensor networks, Efficient energy use and Communications protocol in his Wireless sensor network study. His Distributed computing study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Destination-Sequenced Distance Vector routing, Network topology and Routing protocol. The Electronic engineering study combines topics in areas such as Transmitter, Transmission and Terahertz radiation.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Computer network (53.99%)
  • Wireless (31.92%)
  • Wireless sensor network (20.34%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Wireless (31.92%)
  • Electronic engineering (16.59%)
  • Computer network (53.99%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Ian F. Akyildiz mainly focuses on Wireless, Electronic engineering, Computer network, Distributed computing and Software. His Wireless research includes themes of Electromagnetic radiation, Wireless sensor network, Surface and Communication channel. His study ties his expertise on Radio propagation together with the subject of Wireless sensor network.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Polarization, Path loss, MIMO, Terahertz radiation and Extremely high frequency. His studies deal with areas such as Wireless ad hoc network and Resource as well as Computer network. The Distributed computing study combines topics in areas such as Forwarding plane, Software deployment, Variety, Optimization problem and Efficient energy use.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • A New Wireless Communication Paradigm through Software-Controlled Metasurfaces (273 citations)
  • Combating the Distance Problem in the Millimeter Wave and Terahertz Frequency Bands (119 citations)
  • A Novel Communication Paradigm for High Capacity and Security via Programmable Indoor Wireless Environments in Next Generation Wireless Systems (70 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Computer network
  • Telecommunications
  • Electrical engineering

Ian F. Akyildiz focuses on Wireless, Electronic engineering, Physical layer, Software and Path loss. His Wireless research incorporates elements of Wireless sensor network, Transmission, Distributed computing and Communications system. His study in Electronic engineering is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Extremely high frequency, Communication channel and Terahertz radiation.

The study incorporates disciplines such as Eavesdropping and Radio spectrum in addition to Physical layer. His Quality of service study is concerned with the larger field of Computer network. His research combines Efficient energy use and Computer network.

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Best Publications

A survey on sensor networks

I.F. Akyildiz;Weilian Su;Y. Sankarasubramaniam;E. Cayirci.
IEEE Communications Magazine (2002)

29718 Citations

Wireless sensor networks: a survey

I. F. Akyildiz;W. Su;Y. Sankarasubramaniam;E. Cayirci.
Computer Networks (2002)

19912 Citations

NeXt generation/dynamic spectrum access/cognitive radio wireless networks: a survey

Ian F. Akyildiz;Won-Yeol Lee;Mehmet C. Vuran;Shantidev Mohanty.
Computer Networks (2006)

7951 Citations

Wireless mesh networks: a survey

Ian F. Akyildiz;Xudong Wang;Weilin Wang.
Computer Networks (2005)

5477 Citations

Underwater acoustic sensor networks: research challenges

Ian F. Akyildiz;Dario Pompili;Tommaso Melodia.
ad hoc networks (2005)

3369 Citations

A survey on wireless multimedia sensor networks

Ian F. Akyildiz;Tommaso Melodia;Kaushik R. Chowdhury.
Computer Networks (2007)

3003 Citations

Wireless sensor networks

Ian Akyildiz;Mehmet Can Vuran.

2770 Citations

A survey on wireless mesh networks

I.F. Akyildiz;Xudong Wang.
IEEE Communications Magazine (2005)

2365 Citations

Wireless sensor and actor networks: research challenges

Ian F. Akyildiz;Ismail Hakki Kasimoglu.
ad hoc networks (2004)

2143 Citations

A survey on spectrum management in cognitive radio networks

I.F. Akyildiz;Won-Yeol Lee;M.C. Vuran;S. Mohanty.
IEEE Communications Magazine (2008)

2142 Citations

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