The 7th International Conference on
Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks (MSN'11)

16-18 Dec 2011, Friendship Hotel, Beijing, China





Steering Committee Co-Chairs
Xiaohua Jia (Chair)
City University of Hong Kong
Jiannong Cao
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Honorary General Chair
Junliang Chen
Beijing University of Posts and Telecomm., China
General Co-Chairs
Huadong Ma
Beijing University of Posts and Telecomm., China
Ivan Stojmenvic
University of Ottawa, Canada
TPC Chairs
Xiang-Yang Li
Illinois Institute of Technology, USA
Min Song
Santosh Kumar
University of Memphis, USA
Workshop Chairs
Jinshu Su
National Univ. of Defense Tech., China
Yu Wang
UNC Charlotte, USA
Jie Li
University of Tsukuba, Japan
Local Organization Chair
Weining Wang
Beijing University of Posts and Telecomm., China
Publicity Co-Chairs
Rong Zheng
University of Houston, USA
Mo Li
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Publication Chair
Yingshu Li
George State University, USA
Poster and Demo Chair
Fengyuan Ren
Tsinghua University, China
Yaling Yang
Virginia Tech., USA
Finance Chair
Wensheng Li
Beijing University of Posts and Telecomm., China
Registration Chair
Xufei Mao
Beijing University of Posts and Telecomm., China
Web Chair
Liang Liu
Beijing University of Posts and Telecomm., China








MSN 2011 provides a forum for researchers and practitioners to exchange research results and share development experiences in the field of mobile ad hoc and sensor networks. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Multi-hop wireless networks and wireless mesh networks
  • Sensor and actuator networks
  • Cyber-physical systems
  • Mobile Social Networking
  • Wireless personal/body area networks
  • Vehicular networks
  • System model and performance analysis
  • Data and information management in mobile ad hoc and sensor networks
  • Network mobility, self-organization, and synchronization
  • Routing, network protocols, and transport protocols
  • Network planning, provisioning, deployment, and quality of service
  • Security, privacy, and fault tolerance
  • Internet of Things (Architectures, Protocols & Novel Applications)



All submissions must be full papers in PDF format and uploaded on EasyChair. They must not exceed 8 single-spaced, double-column pages using 10 pt size fonts on 8.5 x 11 inch pages in Conference Publishing Services (CPS, style format. Please find the specific submission guidelines at the conference website.


All accepted papers of MSN2011 conference will be submitted for indexing. Over twenty selected papers from MSN2011 conference will be published as the special issue of SCI-indexed journals or recommended for SCI-indexed journals: six selected papers will be published as a special issue of Ad Hoc&Sensor Wireless Network journal, which is a SCI-E indexed journal; about ten selected papers will be published as a special issue of China Communication (SCI-indexed journal); one best paper from MSN2011 will be recommended for IEEE TPDS publication; several high quality papers will be recommended for JCST journal (SCI-indexed journal).  Any paper submitted elsewhere must be significantly updated/extended before submission.


The final paper (including workshop/poster/demo papers) submission link is: More information about Final Paper Formatting and Submission are on the SUBMISSION page.


Conference Program

      New: The final conference program is on the PROGRAM page. Recommended size of poster is 2m (height)×1m (width).




Abstract submission: Extended to July 20, 2011
Paper submission: Extended to July 20, 2011
Acceptance notification: September 9, 2011
Camera ready due: October 7, 2011
Conference: December 16-18, 2011