International Journal of Mobile Devices, Wearable Technology, and Flexible Electronics (IJMDWTFE)

International Journal of Mobile Devices, Wearable Technology, and Flexible Electronics (IJMDWTFE)

Formerly International Journal of Handheld Computing Research (IJHCR)
Editor-in-Chief: Fan Wu (Tuskegee University, USA)
Published: Semi-Annually |Established: 2018
ISSN: 2640-4249|EISSN: 2640-4257|DOI: 10.4018/IJMDWTFE


The International Journal of Mobile Devices, Wearable Technology, and Flexible Electronics (IJMDWTFE) combines research from academicians and industrialists across the globe on advanced tools and technologies that perform wireless operations. Useful to scholars, researchers, and practitioners involved in related fields, this journal provides the latest developments in the theory, design, implementation, analysis, application, and standards of handheld devices, including smart phones, activity trackers, smart watches, and tablets, as well as emerging developments in flexible electronics. It provides a comprehensive study on computing and programming, as well as applications using these devices.

Topics Covered

  • Android systems, computing, applications, and programming
  • Browsing the mobile web
  • Client-side mobile-commerce computing, applications, and programming
  • Context/location-based services, computing, and applications
  • Electronic circuits
  • Embedded systems, computing, and applications
  • Energy saving
  • Flex circuits
  • Handheld components such as microbrowsers, cameras, scanners, data synchronization like infrared and Bluetooth wireless communication, and batteries
  • Handheld devices, architecture, and systems
  • Handheld hardware and software integration
  • Handheld input and output methods and components and peripherals
  • Handheld specifications, standards, guidelines, software, and tools
  • iOS systems, computing, applications, and programming
  • Mobile advertising and sales
  • Mobile and wireless networks
  • Mobile Cloud Computing
  • Mobile commerce applications and systems
  • Mobile commerce, business, and banking
  • Mobile instructions and classrooms
  • Mobile inventory management and resource planning
  • Mobile messaging, emailing, broadcasting, and blogging
  • Mobile offices, management, and services
  • Mobile semantic and intelligent web
  • Mobile social networks and virtual communities
  • Mobile traffic, travel, and weather reports
  • Mobile Web 2.0 and plus
  • Mobile web and data mining
  • Mobile web and internet
  • Mobile/handheld/tablet algorithms and methodologies
  • Mobile/handheld/tablet computing for big data
  • Mobile/handheld/tablet data management
  • Mobile/handheld/tablet entertainment and gaming
  • Mobile/handheld/tablet human computer interface and user interface design and implementation
  • Mobile/handheld/tablet operating systems and platforms
  • Mobile/handheld/tablet programming languages and environments
  • Mobile/handheld/tablet security and payment methods
  • Mobile/handheld/tablet/embedded database systems
  • Remote intranet access
  • Server-side mobile-commerce computing, applications, and programming
  • Wearable devices, architecture, and systems
  • Wearable hardware and software integration

Mission and Scope

Though handheld devices prevail, the technologies used are mostly unknown to users because they involve various complicated, fast-evolving disciplines like wireless and mobile networks and mobile operating systems. The mission of the International Journal of Mobile Devices, Wearable Technology, and Flexible Electronics (IJMDWTFE) is to explore recent advances related to mobile computing by bringing together researchers and practitioners who work on the tools, methodologies, technologies, designs, software, standards, and applications in this area. Offering vetted and emerging research, the journal seeks to inform researchers of the various computing and programming methods available for mobile devices, wearable technology, and flexible electronics.

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Editorial Board

International Advisory Board
Asif Baba, Tuskegee University, United States
Kijpokin Kasemsap, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Thailand
Associate Editors
Christos Grecos, Independent Imaging Consultant, United Kingdom
Chung-wei Lee, University of Illinois at Springfield, United States
Editorial Review Board
John Efiong, Wesley University, Ondo, Nigeria, Nigeria ORCID
S B Goyal, City University, Malaysia, Malaysia
Ranganathan Hariharan, Jerusalem College of Engineering, India
Jun Kong, North Dakota State University, United States
Umar Mahmud, Foundation University Islamabad (FUI), Islamabad, Pakistan, Pakistan ORCID
Kamel Rouibah, Kuwait University, Kuwait ORCID
Carmen Santoro, ISTI - CNR Institute, Italy
Lambert Spaanenburg, Comoray AB, Sweden


Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit their original empirical research articles 3,000–5,000 words in length. Interested authors must consult the journal’s guidelines for manuscript submissions at prior to submission. All submitted articles will be reviewed on a double-blind review basis by no fewer than 3 members of the journal’s Editorial Review Board and 1 Associate Editor. Final decision regarding acceptance/revision/rejection will be based on the reviews received from the reviewers and at the sole discretion of the Editor-in-Chief.

All manuscripts must be submitted through the E-Editorial Discovery™ online submission manager. Please see the link at the bottom of this page.

All inquiries should be directed to the attention of:

Fan Wu
International Journal of Mobile Devices, Wearable Technology, and Flexible Electronics (IJMDWTFE)