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International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks – For Authors

Thank you for your interest in International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (IJDSN), a high impact factor open access journal in distributed sensor networks. This page is a resource to give you all the links and information you need to get published with us.

IJDSN aims to provide a forum for the publication of important research contributions in developing high performance computing solutions to problems arising from the complexities of these sensor network systems. Articles highlight advances in uses of sensor network systems for solving computational tasks in manufacturing, engineering and environmental systems.

All submitted articles considered suitable for IJDSN are subjected to rigorous peer review to ensure the highest levels of quality. View the full list of topics on our Aims and Scope page.

Yours sincerely,

Katrina Newitt
Peer Review Manager (

Publication Fees

Your paper is subject to an Article Processing Charge (APC) once accepted for publication. The APC will be $2,000 (+VAT where applicable).

The APC serves to support the journal and ensures that your article will benefit from being freely available in perpetuity.

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 *If the paying party is based in the European Union, to comply with European law, value added tax (VAT) must be added to the APC. Providing a VAT registration number will allow an institution to be exempt from paying this tax, except for UK institutions.

IJDSN Submission Guidelines

Before submitting your manuscript, please ensure you carefully read and adhere to all the guidelines and instructions to authors. Please note the following before submitting:

  • As part of the submission process you will be required to warrant that you are submitting your original work 
  • In order to ensure sufficient diversity within the authorship of the journal, authors will be limited to having two manuscripts under review at any point in time
  • Papers should only be submitted for consideration once consent is given by all contributing authors
  • Authors should use only citations that are relevant to their manuscripts. Addition of references which are not relevant to the work is strongly discouraged

Read the full guidelines.
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Benefits of submitting to IJDSN

  • Publication in a high impact factor journal in distributed sensor networks, with an Impact Factor of 0.906*
  • An open access format to help drive high visibility and global exposure
  • Rigorous peer review of your research
  • Retention of copyright under a creative commons license, allowing for greater flexibility in the use of your research

Special Issues

IJDSN publish a number of Special Issues across a range of topics.

View the Special Issues in IJDSN which are currently accepting submissions.

Contact Information

Contact us with any questions you may have about getting published in the journal. We would be happy to help you with your submission application.


The IJDSN Archive

All articles in IJDSN are made freely available online immediately upon publication, published under a Creative Commons license, and will be hosted online in perpetuity.

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About SAGE Language services

At SAGE we offer language services which can, for a small charge, polish your manuscript before submission.

SAGE Language Services offers:

  • Support with editing language
  • Translation to English
  • Manuscript formatting to specific journal guidelines
  • Figure formatting

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*Source: 2016 Release of Journal Citation Reports, Source: 2015 Web of Science Data