International Journal of Smart Home





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ISSN: 1975-4094

Vol.1, No.1, 2007
Vol.1, No.2, 2007
Vol.2, No.1, 2008
Vol.2, No.2, 2008
Vol.2, No.3, 2008
Vol.2, No.4, 2008
Vol.3, No.1, 2009
Vol.3, No.2, 2009
Vol.3, No.3, 2009
Vol.3, No.4, 2009
Vol.4, No.1, 2010
Vol.4, No.2, 2010
Vol.4, No.3, 2010
Vol.4, No.4, 2010
Vol.5, No.1, 2011
Vol.5, No.2, 2011
Vol.5, No.3, 2011
Vol.5, No.4, 2011
Vol.6, No.1, 2012
Vol.6, No.2, 2012
Vol.6, No.3, 2012
Vol.6, No.4, 2012
Vol.7, No.1, 2013
Vol.7, No.2, 2013
Vol.7, No.3, 2013
Vol.7, No.4, 2013
Vol.7, No.5, 2013
Vol.7, No.6, 2013
Vol.8, No.1, 2014
Vol.8, No.2, 2014
Vol.8, No.3, 2014
Vol.8, No.4, 2014
Vol.8, No.5, 2014
Vol.8, No.6, 2014
Vol.9, No.1, 2015
Vol.9, No.2, 2015
Vol.9, No.3, 2015
Vol.9, No.4, 2015
Vol.9, No.5, 2015
Vol.9, No.6, 2015
Vol.9, No.7, 2015
Vol.9, No.8, 2015
Vol.9, No.9, 2015
Vol.9, No.10, 2015
Vol.9, No.11, 2015
Vol.9, No.12, 2015
Vol.10, No.1, 2016
Vol.10, No.2, 2016
Vol.10, No.3, 2016
Vol.10, No.4, 2016
Vol.10, No.5, 2016
Vol.10, No.6, 2016
Vol.10, No.7, 2016
Vol.10, No.8, 2016
Vol.10, No.9, 2016
Vol.10, No.10, 2016
Vol.10, No.11, 2016


Editor-in-Chief of the IJSH Journal

Carlos Ramos, Instituto Politécnico do Porto, Portugal

General Information of IJSH

Bibliographic Information

  • ISSN: 1975-4094
  • Publisher: SERSC

    Science & Engineering Research Support soCiety


Contact Information

Science & Engineering Research Support soCiety

  • Management Office: 20 Virginia Court, Sandy Bay, Tasmania, Australia.
  • Phone no.: +61-3-9016-9027
  • Email:

Publication and Update

  • Last day of Every Month



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Charge Information

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  • Publication fee will be $490 USD from 2015.
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Journal Paper Publication Policy

  1. Every published paper is readily available in our Open Access repository (effective April 2013).
  2. Maximum of thirty-nine (39) papers can be included in each issue (effective April 2013).
  3. Each paper should have only one (1) corresponding author, and corresponding author cannot be changed (effective April 2013).
  4. If plagiarism problem was found, all authors of that paper cannot submit paper to our journal for three years.
    The paper will be removed even though it was published, and this will be noticed by home page (effective April 2013).
  5. If double submission was found, all authors of that paper cannot submit paper to our journal for three years.
    The paper will be removed even though it was published, and this will be noticed by home page (effective April 2013).
  6. Only paper containing simulation, implementation, case study or other evidence of research advancement can be published.
    Ideal paper can be published after getting permission from the editorial board (effective April 2013).
  7. Papers from one country cannot exceed 60% in each issue, it will be based by checking the first authors' nationality (effective July 2014).
  8. Only one (1) paper from same author can be included in each issue regardless of role and order (effective July 2014).
  9. SERSC DOES NOT ALLOW ANY AGENTS FROM CHINA to act on our behalf in collecting papers for our journals because SERSC have standard procedures in publication of submitted papers.

Journal Aims

IJSH aims to facilitate and support research related to smart home technology and its applications.

Our Journal provides a chance for academic and industry professionals to discuss recent progress in the area of smart home.

To bridge the gap of users who do not have access to major databases where one should pay for every downloaded article; this online publication platform is open to all readers as part of our commitment to global scientific society.

Journal Topics

The topics covered by IJSH include the following:-

SH Applications:

  • Commercial and industrial application for SH
  • Context awareness model for smart home services
  • Semantic Knowledge Management and Services in SH
  • Semantic Technologies for SH
  • Smart home (Building) applications and services
  • Smart home network middleware and protocols
  • Wireless sensor networks (WSN) / RFID application for SH

SH Security:

  • Access control and privacy protection in SH
  • Forensics and Security Policy in SH
  • Multimedia Security and Services in SH
  • Security Protocol for smart home service
  • Smart home security issues and model
  • WSN/RFID Security in SH

SH Embedded Hardware and Software:

  • Embedded Hardware Support for SH
  • Embedded Software for SH
  • Embedded System Architecture for SH
  • Middleware for SH
  • Power-Aware Computing for SH
  • Real-time OS for SH
  • Smart and Personal Devices for SH
  • Specification, Validation and Verification of Embedded Software

Associate Editors

  • Daqing Zhang, Institut Telecom SudParis, France
  • Houcine Hassan, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
  • Sajid Hussain, Acadia University, Canada
  • Yan Zhang, Simula Research Laboratory, Norway

Advisory Board (AB)

  • Ching-Hsien Hsu, Chung Hua University, Taiwan
  • Javier Lopez, University of Malaga, Spain
  • Jianhua Ma, Hosei University, Japan
  • Jiannong Cao, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • Laurence T. Yang, St Francis Xavier University, Canada
  • Tai-hoon Kim, Hannam University, Korea
  • Witold Pedrycz, University of Alberta, Canada

General Editors (GE)

  • George Roussos, University of London, UK
  • Hesham H. Ali, University of Nebraska at Omaha, USA
  • Kia Makki, Florida International University, USA
  • Michael Beigl, University of Karlsruhe, Germany
  • Niki Pissinou, Florida International University, USA

Editorial Board/Reviewers

  • Alex Zhaoyu Liu, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA
  • Ali Shahrabi, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK
  • Andry Rakotonirainy, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
  • Anind K. Dey, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
  • Antonio Coronato, ICAR-CNR, Italy
  • Antonio Pescapè, University of Napoli Federico II, Italy
  • Arek Dadej, University of South Australia, Australia
  • Bessam Abdulrazak, University of Florida, USA
  • Biplab K. Sarker, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, Canada
  • Bo Yang, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
  • Bo-Chao Cheng, National Chung-Cheng University, Taiwan
  • Borhanuddin Mohd Ali, University of Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Chik How Tan, GjÆvik University College, Norway
  • Ching-Hsien Hsu, Chung Hua University, Taiwan
  • Chunming Rong, University of Stavanger, Norway
  • Damien Sauveron, University of Limoges, France
  • Debasish Ghose, Indian Institute of Science, India
  • Debnath Bhattacharyya, Heritage Inst. of Technology, India
  • EJ. Yoon, Qualimet, Canada
  • Eung-Nam Ko, Baekseok University, Korea
  • Fabio Martinelli, National Research Council - C.N.R., Italy
  • Fevzi Belli, University of Paderborn, Germany
  • Frode Eika Sandnes, Oslo University College, Norway
  • Geon-Woo Kim, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Korea
  • Gerd Kortuem, Lancaster University, UK
  • Geyong Min, University of Bradford, UK
  • Giuseppe De Pietro, ICAR-CNR, Italy
  • Hakan Duman, British Telecom, UK
  • Hans-Peter Dommel, Santa Clara University, USA
  • Hesham H. Ali, University of Nebraska, USA
  • Huirong Fu, Oakland University, USA
  • Hung-Chang Hsiao, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
  • HwaJin Park, Sookmyung Women's University , Korea
  • Ibrahim Kamel, University of Sharjah, UAE
  • Ilsun You, Korea Bible University, Korea
  • Irfan Awan, University of Bradford, UK
  • Jianhua He, Swansea University, UK
  • Jiann-Liang Chen, National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan
  • Jianzhong Li, Harbin Inst. of Technology, China
  • Jin Wook Lee, Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Korea
  • Joohun Lee, Dong-Ah Broadcasting College, Korea
  • Jordi Forne, Universitat Politecnica de Cataluny, Spain
  • Josef Noll, UniK/University of Oslo, Norway
  • Juan Carlos Augusto, Middlesex University, UK
  • Jun Zheng, Queen College, CUNY, USA
  • Karen Henricksen, NICTA, Australia
  • Kousalya G, Lealta Media, India
  • Kuei-Ping Shih, Tamkang University, Taiwan
  • LF Kwok, City University of Hong Kong, HK
  • Lingyang Song, Philips Research Laboratories, UK
  • Liudong Xing, University of Massachsetts - Dartmouth, USA
  • Luciano Bononi, University of Bologna, Italy
  • Marc Lacoste, France Télécom Division R&D, France
  • Mei-Ling Shyu, University of Miami, USA
  • Mieso Denko, University of Guelph, Canada
  • Mounir Mokhtari, INT/GET, France
  • Naixue Xiong, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
  • Paris Kitsos, Hellenic Open University, Greece
  • Pedro M. Ruiz Martinez, Univ. of Murcia, Spain
  • Phillip G. Bradford, The University of Alabama, USA
  • Pilar Herrero, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
  • Qi Shi, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
  • Randy Tolentino, Hannam University, Korea
  • Rodrigo de Mello, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Sajid Hussain, Cambridge Docs, Pakistan
  • Serge Chaumette, Université Bordeaux 1,France
  • Shaohua Tang, South China University of Technology, China
  • Stefanos Gritzalis, University of the Aegean, Greece
  • Tatsuya Yamazaki, NICT, Japan
  • Toshihiro Yamauchi, Okayama University, Japan
  • Tsung-Chuan Huang, National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan
  • Tsutomu Terada, Osaka University, Japan
  • Umberto Villano, Università degli Studi del Sannio, Italy
  • Vincenzo De Florio, University of Antwerp, Belgium
  • Vipin Chaudhary, Wayne State University to University at Buffalo, SUNY
  • Wen-Shenq Juang, Shih Hsin University, Taiwan
  • Xinwen Fu, Dakota State University, USA
  • Yang Guangwen, Tsinghua University, P. R. China
  • Yang-sun Lee, Seokyung Unviersity, Korea
  • Yoshiaki Hori, Kyushu University, Japan
  • Young Yong Kim, Yonsei University, Korea

IJSH is indexed by:

  • ProQuest
  • DOAJ
  • J-Gate
  • Cabell
  • EI Compendex

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