Special Call for Papers
Interference Cancellation for Wireless Mobile Radio Systems

VTC-2003 (Fall)
IEEE Semiannual Vehicular Technology Conference
October 4-9, 2003
Hyatt Orlando Hotel
Orlando, Florida, USA

Papers on interference cancellation for wireless communication systems are solicited for this symposium. Topics of interest include (but are not limited to) the following.

  • Multi-user detection techniques for wireless communication systems
  • Co-channel, adjacent channel interference cancellation
  • Intersymbol interference, intercarrier interference cancellation
  • MIMO receiver techniques
  • Practical issues related to multi-user detection
  • Reduced complexity multi-user detection algorithms


Authors MUST submit a short abstract (approximately 150 words in the EDAS web site form ) AND an extended abstract (up to 2 pages) also submitted through the EDAS web site. The extended abstracts are soft copy in MS Word or PDF file formats. The submission must include the name, complete mailing address, telephone and fax numbers, and the email address of the author(s). Extended abstracts should be submitted electronically (MS Word or PDF) by March 24, 2003.

Submissions should be made using the technical paper or tutorial session links on the call for papers and submission pages of www.vtc2003.org web site.


Nov 01, 2001 First date for submission of abstracts (Authors MUST submit the short AND extended abstracts at the SAME time)
Mar 10, 2003 Last date for submission of abstracts
April 15, 2003 Notification of acceptance
July 15, 2003 Last date for submission of camera-ready version of accepted papers


Dr. Mohsen Guizani
University of West Florida


Dr. Willie Lu

Symposium Chair

Huseyin Arslan
Department of Electrical Engineering
University of South Florida
4202 E. Fowler Ave., ENB118, Tampa, Fl, 33620
Phone: (813) 974-3940 Fax: (813) 974-5250
E-mail: arslan@eng.usf.edu

Mustafa M. Matalgah
Department of Electrical Engineering
The University of Mississippi
12 Anderson Hall
University, MS 38677-1848
Phone: (662) 915-5381 Fax: (662) 915-7231
E-mail: mustafa@olemiss.edu

Technical Program Committee

Huseyin Arslan, University of South Florida
Mustafa Matalgah, The University of Mississippi
Lei Cao, The University of Mississippi
Rajarathnam Chandramouli, Stevens Institute of Technology
Rose Qingyang Hu, Mississippi State University
Dennis Hui, Ericsson Inc.
Zexian Li, University of Oulu
Hong Man, Stevens Institute of Technology
Soontorn Oraintara, University of Texas at Arlington
Yong Pei, University of Miami
Jihad Qaddour, Illinois State University
Peter Rha, University of Miami
Koduvayur Subbalakshmi, Stevens Institute of Technology
Murat Torlak, Univ. of Texas, Dallas
Tuna Tugcu, Georgia Institute of Technology
Ufuk Tureli, Stevens Institute Of Technology
Mustafa Turkboylari, Texas Instruments
Mohammad Al-Rousan, American University of Sharjah