Sixteenth National Conference on Communications

January 29-31, 2010

Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai

Organised by
Joint Telematics Group of IITs & IISc


The Sixteenth National Conference on Communications (NCC 2010) will be held at Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) during January 29-31, 2010 along with pre-conference tutorials on January 29, 2010. The conference aims to provide a forum for researchers in communications, networking and signal processing and will feature technical paper sessions, poster sessions, tutorials and workshops. The conference will feature three symposia on Communications, Networks and Signal Processing respectively. All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings. Prospective authors are encouraged to submit their original research contributions to the following three symposia:


bullet Information and Coding Theory
bullet Mobile, Wireless, and Broadband Communications
bullet RF, Microwave Communication and Antennas
bullet VLSI for communications
bullet Communication Theory
bullet Satellite Communication
bullet Next Generation Networks
bullet Optical Networks and Systems
bullet Sensor and Ad Hoc Networks
bullet Wireless Networks
bullet Network and Services Management
bullet Distributed Applications
bullet Networks and Information Security


bullet Signal Processing for communications
bullet Image Processing and Multimedia Applications
bullet DSP Algorithms and Architectures
bullet Speech and Audio Processing
bullet Biomedical Applications

The above lists of topics are typical and not exhaustive.


One page proposals are invited for half/full-day tutorials in the broad areas covered under the scope of NCC 2010.


Proposals are also sought for workshops on the latest technical and business issues covered under the scope of NCC 2010.


Prospective authors are encouraged to submit full paper(s) for review. Only original papers which have not been published or submitted for publication elsewhere will be considered. The manuscript must follow IEEE two-column format with single-spaced, ten-point font in the text. The maximum manuscript length is five (5) A4 size pages. Online submission site will be opened shortly.


bullet Last date for paper submission:   04 September 2009
bullet Acceptance notification:   16 November 2009
bullet Last date for Camera ready paper submission:    18 December 2009
bullet Deadline for registration:  1 January 2010
bullet Last date for proposal for pre conference tutorial and workshop: 13 September 2009