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Congratulations! The highest Impact Factor ever achieved for IEEE Wireless Communications!

Based on the most recent "Journal Citation Reports (JCR)" released by Thomson Reuters "ISI Web of Knowledge" in 2014 July, the IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine has been ranked as NUMBER ONE position (in terms of Impactor Factor) in the following three categories:
1) Engineering, Electrical & Electronic (247 publications);
2) Telecommunications (78 publications);
3) Computer Science, Hardware & Architecture (50 publications).

The Impact Factor of IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine is 6.524, which is the publication with the highest IF ever achieved in the IEEE ComSoc publication history. Distinguished Professor Hsiao-Hwa Chen, Department of Engineering Science, NCKU, has been serving as the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Wireless Communications since 2012, whose leadership makes the publication to be the NUMBER ONE in the world in terms of its Impact Factor. Congratulations!

熱烈祝賀陳曉華特聘教授高票當選 IEEE Communications Society 理監事職位!

Congratulations to Distinguished Professor, Hsiao-Hwa Chen, for his successful election as a Member at Large for IEEE Communications Society!

Congratulations! IEEE Wireless Communications, for which Prof. Hsiao-Hwa Chen has been serving as the Editor-in-Chief since Feb 2012, has been ranked as number 2 in all 77 Telecommunication journals in the world, based on recently released the Web of Science 2012 impact factor data, as copied below.

Web of Science 2012 impact factor data in Telecommunication journals.

Prof. Hsiao-Hwa Chen is running for 2016 IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) Member-at-Large, and he needs your support.

You can find his "Candidate's Statement" and "Biography" at

All ComSoc members and graduate student members can vote. The voting site [IEEE ComSoc 2013 Election Website] is available from May 31, 2013 to July 26, 2013.

Congratulations for Prof. Hsiao-Hwa Chen to receive "The 2010 Outstanding Electrical Engineering Professor Award of Taiwan"!

賀    陳曉華教授榮獲 2010 中國電機工程學會「傑出電機工程教授獎」!

"Professor Hsiao-Hwa Chen has been elevated to IEEE Fellow with the following citation: "for contributions to radio resource allocation in code division multiple wireless systems". Congratulations!"

"Professor Hsiao-Hwa Chen has been elected as Fellow of IET (formerly IEE) congratulations!"

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誠徵碩士級研究助理 (詳細內容如附件)

"Congratulations to Professor Hsiao-Hwa Chen for his honor to get prestigious "2009 IEEE Communications Society Radio Communication Technical Committee Outstanding Service Award" which was bestowed to Professor Chen on, June 16, 2009, Dresden, Germany."

"Congratulations to Professor Hsiao-Hwa Chen for him to be awarded "NCKU Distinguished Professor" title in February 2009."


Congratulations to Professor Hsiao-Hwa Chen for his paper entilted "WiMAX networks: from access to service platform" (IEEE Network, Volume 22, Issue 3, Date: May-June 2008, Pages: 38-45) has been ranked as the most popular online IEEE Network paper in August 2008: ( 


A Good NEWS! Professor Hsiao-Hwa Chen's paper titled "Energy-Distortion-Authentication Optimized Resource Allocation for Secure Wireless Image Streaming" (co-authored with Wei Wang, Dongming Peng, Honggang Wang, and Hamid Sharif) has received "The Best Paper Award" in IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference (WCNC 2008) held in 31 March - 3 April 2008, Las Vegas, USA. (

  1. View our newly published books:

    (1)"The Next Generation CDMA Technologies" (John Wiley) at

    (2) "Mobile WiMAX: Toward Broadband Wireless Metropolitan Area Networks" (CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group) at

    (3) "Next Generation Wireless Systems and Networks" (John Wiley) at

  2. View our another paper ranked as the most popular online IEEE Wireless Communications paper:

  1. Our paper is ranked as No. 1 in all IEEE ComSoc Magazine papers in July 2007

  2. Our recent paper titled "A Secure and Service-Oriented Network Control Framework for WiMAX Networks", IEEE Communications Magazine, Vol. 45, No.5, pp. 124-130, May 2007, authored by Kejie Lu, Yi Qian, and Hsiao-Hwa Chen, published in the Special Iusse "Wireless Broadband Access-WiMax and Beyond" (IEEE ComMag, May 2007), has been ranked as:
    (1) No. 1 in terms of number of online accesses in all IEEE magazine papers in July 2007 (

    (2) No. 3 on the IEEE ComSoc website, among the list of July 2007 ten most popular articles published in IEEE ComSoc periodicals ( It is noted that the first two papers were published in 1998 and 2004, respectively. That means our paper is again the No. 1 if counting only papers published after 2004.

    (3) No. 23 among the Top 100 Documents Accessed in all IEEE papers in July 2007 (


"Professor Hsiao-Hwa Chen's another new book will be available in July 2007: HH Chen, The Next Generation CDMA Technologies, 1st Edition, July 2007, 2007. 544 Pages, Hardcover, ISBN-10: 0-470-02294-9, ISBN-13: 978-0-470-02294-8, John Wiley & Sons."


"Prof. Hsiao-Hwa Chen has been elected as the new Technical Committee Chair for IEEE ComSoc Radio Communications Committee (RCC) in Globecome 2006. His term will start from January 1, 2007. The more information about ComSoc RCC can be found at ""


"Certificate of Appreciation for Hsiao-Hwa Chen's Outstanding Service as the Chair of Globecome 2006 Network and Information Security Systems Symposium, held in 27 November - 1 December 2006, San Francisco."


"ICC2006 Recognition Award"


"ICC2006 Certificate of Appreciation"


"A new book "Next Generation Wireless Communication Systems and Networks" written by Hsiao-Hwa Chen and M. Guizani is coming soon."

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"Call for Papers on Mobile Technology" IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine


"NSYSU has become the Institute producing most WLAN papers in the world during 2004 to mid-2005, accordingto a Research Report released by The Office of navelresearch, USA."

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