Working Groups

Active Standards Committees and Working Groups

Sponsors and Chairs Working Groups (Full Names) WGs (Short Names) Standards*, Projects** Chairs
(Ed Tiedemann)
Working Group on Communication Electroacoustics COM/SDB/CEA 661, 1329, 269, 269a, 1652, P269 John Bareham
RuBee COM/SDB/RuBee  1902.1 John Stevens
(Oliver Holland)
DYSPAN – Terms, Definitions and Concepts for Spectrum Management Working Group COM/DySPAN-SC/DYSPAN-1900.1WG 1900.1, 1900.1a, P1900.1 Francesco Benedetto
In-Band, Adjacent Band Interference and Coexistence Working Group COM/DySPAN-SC/DYSPAN-1900.2WG 1900.2 H Stephen Berger
Architecture and Enablers for Optimised Radio & Spectrum resource usage COM/DySPAN-SC/DYSPAN-P1900.4 1900.4, 1900.4.1, 1900.4a Masayuki Ariyoshi
Policy Language and Architectures for Managing Cognitive Radio for Dynamic Spectrum Access Applications COM/DySPAN-SC/DYSPAN-P1900.5 1900.5, 1900.5.2, P1900.5.1 Matthew Sherman
Spectrum Sensing in Advanced Radio Systems COM/DySPAN-SC/DYSPAN-P1900.6 1900.6, 1900.6Cor1, 1900.6a, P1900.6b Oliver Holland
White Space Radio COM/DySPAN-SC/DYSPAN-1900.7 1900.7 Stanislav Filin
(Jean Philippe Faure)
Broadband Over Power Lines PHY/MAC  COM/PLC/BPLPHMAC 1901 Jean Philippe Faure
Convergent Digital Home Network COM/PLC/CDHN 1905.1, 1905.1a Purva Rajkotia
Low Frequency NarrowBand PLC COM/PLC/LF NB PLC 1901.2, 1901.2a James Leclare
Smart Grid Communications Equipment COM/PLC/P1909.1 1909.1 Aaron Viner
Smart Energy Profile 2.0 COM/PLC/SEP2 2030.5, P2030.5 Robby Simpson
Smart Grid Powerline Communication COM/PLC/SGPLC P1901.1, P1901.1.1 Oleg Logvinov
PLCEquipment – Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Requirements – Testing and Measurement Methods COM/PLC/PLCEMC-WG 1775 Aron Viner
(Mehmet Ulema)
Next-Generation Service Overlay Networks (NGSON) COM/NetSoft-SC/1903_WG 1903, 1903.1, 1903.2, 1903.3 Mehmet Ulema
Software-Defined Quantum Communication COM/NetSoft-SC/QuantumComm P1913 Stephen Bush
Security for Virtualized Environments COM/NetSoft-SC/SVE P1915.1 Anton Kaska
Performance for Virtualized Environments COM/NetSoft-SC/PVE P1916.1 Mohammad Asad Rehman Chaudhry
Reliability for Virtualized Environments COM/NetSoft-SC/RVE P1917.1 Jason Rupe
Software-Defined Networking Bootstrapping Procedures COM/NetSoft-SC/SDNBP P1921.1 Christian Jaquenet
SDN based Middleware for Control and Management of Networks COM/NetSoft-SC/SDN-MCM P1930.1 Pranav Jha
Standard for Software Defined Protocol and Functional Requirements for Improvement of the Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR) in Communications Channels COM/NetSoft-SC/SNR P1938.1 Andrew Clasen
Standard for Communications Architectural Functional Framework for Smart Cities COM/NetSoft-SC/SCA P1950.1 Narendra Mangra
Standard for Smart City Component Systems Discovery and Semantic Exchange of Objectives COM/NetSoft-SC/DISCCS P1951.1 Subramanian Chidambaram
(Jaafar Elmirghani)
GICT Emissions COM/GreenICT-SC/GICT P1922.1, P1922.2 Mohamed Cheriet
Energy Efficient Comm Hardware COM/GreenICT-SC/EECH P1923.1, P1924.1 Earl McCune
COM/SDB/Energy Efficient ICT COM/GreenICT-SC/EEICT P1925.1, P1926.1, P1927.1, P1928.1, P1929.1 Jaafar Elmirghani
(Oliver Holland)
Next Generation Fronthaul Interface COM/MobiNet-SC/NGFI P1914.1, P1914.3 Jinri Huang
Tactile Internet COM/MobiNet-SC/TI P1918.1, P1918.1.1 Oliver Holland
Aerial Communications and Networking Standards COM/MobiNet-SC/AerialNetworks P1920.1 Kameswara Rao Namuduri
ROOF Computing COM/MobiNet-SC/ROOF P1931.1 Syam Madanapalli
Licensed/Unlicensed Spectrum Interoperability in wireless mobile networks COM/MobiNet-SC/LUI P1932.1 Anwer Al-Dulaimi
Frugal 5G Networks COM/MobiNet-SC/FRUGAL5G P2061 Pranav Jha
Interoperable and Secure Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) Infrastructure and Architecture COM/MobiNet-SC/IWLANI P2872 Sandeep Agrawal
(Rob Fish)
Biometrics Open Protocol COM/EdgeCloud-SC/BOP 2410 Scott Streit
Privacy and Security Architecture for Consumer Wireless Devices COM/EdgeCloud-SC/P1912 WG P1912 William Scheible
Nanoscale and Molecular Communications COM/EdgeCloud-SC/NanoCom 1906.1, P1906.1.1 Stephen Bush
Fog Computing and Networking Working Group COM/EdgeCloud-SC/FOG P1934 John Zao
(Alex Gelman)
Access Networks Working Group COM/AccessCore-SC/1904_WG 1904.1, 1904.1-Con01, 1904.1-Con02, 1904.1-Con03, P1904.2 Glen Kramer
HDBaseT 5Play Working Group COM/AccessCore-SC/HDBT5 P1911.3 Ariel Soberman
Loop-Free Switching and Routing COM/AccessCore-SC/1910 WG P1910.1 Nirmala Shenoy
* Active standards, marked without the letter “P”
** Active projects, marked with the letter “P”


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