eISBN: 978-1-68108-796-2, 2021 ISBN: 978-1-68108-797-9
6G Wireless Communications and Mobile Networking introduces the key technologies behind 6G wireless communication and mobile networking to the reader. The book starts with a general vision of 6G technology, which includes the motivation that drives 6G research, the international organizations working on 6G standardization and recent progress in 6G research. Separate chapters on millimeter-wave and terahertz-wave technologies in 6G, the development of latest 6G antenna technology as well as related wireless communication applications are included in the contents. The book also provides details about the 6G network layer, such as self-organizing network driven by network slicing, software-defined networking and network function virtualization. Finally, it covers some popular research topics, including the challenges and solutions to massive 6G IoT networks, 6G cloud/edge computing and big data systems that may appear in the foreseeable future.
School of Optoelectronic Engineering Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications Chongqing, China
Mikatel International Inc. Quebec, Canada
École de Technologie Supérieure, Université du Quebec, Montreal, Quebec, Canada