The objective of this special issue is to provide a platform for academicians and industry researchers to identify and debate technical problems and recent accomplishments associated with IoV.

We invite original and unpublished research contributions in all relevant areas.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • IoV Architecture;
  • IoV Resource Management;
  • IoV Applications;
  • Leveraging Fog Computing (Edge Computing) in IoV;
  • Design Challenges for Protocol Development in IoV;
  • IoV Security and Privacy;
  • Trust and Reputation Management in IoV;
  • Designing Energy Efficient Road Side Units (RSUs);
  • Quality of Service (QoS) in IoV;
  • Communication Technologies in IoV;
  • Smart Vehicles;
  • Cloud based VANETs;
  • Demand Responsive Vehicles;
  • Smart Cities.

Guest Editors:

  • Razi Iqbal, American University in the Emirates, United Arab Emirates, email:
  • Syed Hassan Ahmed, University of Central Florida, USA, email:
  • Tariq Umer , COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan, email:
  • Muhammad Ali Imran, University of Glasgow, UK, email:


Before submission authors should carefully read over the journal’s ‘Guidelines for Authors’, which are located at

Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal ScholarOne Manuscripts system at according to the following timetable:

Manuscript Due                                        until 31 May 2018

First Round of Reviews                            until 30 June 2018

Publication Date                                       until 15 March 2019 [TRANSPORT 34(XXX) 2019]