ISSN Print: 1949-4998

ISSN Online: 1949-5005


Call For Papers


    Special Issue on Wearable Devices


    This special issue mainly focuses on the latest development in the technology, forms, and applications of wearable devices. Extensive efforts have been made in both academia and industry in the research and development of smart wearable systems for health monitoring and biomedical applications, as the assistive devices represent potential aids for kid’s safety and people with physical and sensory disabilities that might lead to improvements in the quality of life. Nowadays a multi-agent system that incorporates smart wearable devices and mobile technology has been widely used in helping people live healthier. As one of the most important research fields of human life, wearable devices are of great attractions to researchers.


    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original researches and review articles on exploring wearable devices. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:


    • Integrate portable and wearable devices
    • Wearable technology and technical specifications
    • Real-time monitoring and remote monitoring
    • Wearable devices in healthcare and sleep evaluation
    • Product design and aesthetic agenda
    • Privacy concerns and data security
    • Potential problems of wearable devices
    • Current status and future challenges


    Authors should read over the journal’s Authors’ Guidelines carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal at Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly notice that the Special Issueunder your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue - Wearable Devices” should be chosen during your submission.


    According to the following timetable:


    Manuscript Due

    June 18th, 2014

    Publication Date

    August 2014


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