Digital Communications and Networks publishes rigorously peer-reviewed, high quality original articles and authoritative reviews that focus on communication systems and networks. All articles are published fully Open Access on ScienceDirect. The journal is indexed by Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) and Scopus.

Conference papers may be accepted if they have been substantially extended. Special issues of the journal that focus on a particular aspect of the field are also occasionally published.

Special areas of interest include but are not limited to:

AI-Driven Communications and Networks

Big Data Networking and Applications

Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies

Cellular Communications and Networks

Coding and Information Theory

Communications and Networking Standards

Consumer Communications and Networking

Cyber-Physical Systems

Edge, Fog, and Cloud Computing and Networks

Future Internet Architecture, Protocols, and Applications

Green Communications

Industrial Internet and Industry 4.0

Internet of Things

Intelligent Communications and Networking Systems

Network, Service, and Applications Management

Optical Communications and Networking

Pervasive Computing and Networking

Quantum Computing, Communications, and Information

Satellite Communications and Networking in Space

Trust, Security, and Privacy Protocols

Unified Communications, Computing, and Control

Vehicular Communications and Networks

Wireless Communications and Networking

Wireless Sensor Networks