We are delighted to introduce the readers to this special section of the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON COGNITIVE COMMUNICATIONS AND NETWORKING (TCCN), which has the purpose of addressing the current state-of-the-art for research and new efficient schemes, techniques, and protocols to address fundamental and practical challenges in cognitive radio-optical networks and Coexisting Radio and Optical Wireless Deployments (CROWD) networks. We received a total of 13 submissions, and after a rigorous review process, 6 articles have been selected for publication, which are briefly discussed next.
|Number of pages
|IEEE Transactions on Cognitive Communications and Networking
|Published - Dec 10 2019