Bell Labs Technical Journal

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Edited By: Jane M. DeHaven

Impact Factor: 0.385

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 70/78 (Telecommunications); 124/135 (Computer Science Information Systems); 213/248 (Engineering Electrical & Electronic)

Online ISSN: 1538-7305


Aims and Scope

The Bell Labs Technical Journal (BLTJ) highlights key research and development activities across Alcatel-Lucent — within Bell Labs, within the company’s CTO organizations, and in cross-functional projects and initiatives.  It publishes papers and letters by Alcatel-Lucent researchers, scientists, and engineers and co-authors affiliated with universities, government and corporate research labs, and customer companies. Its aim is to promote progress in communications fields worldwide; Bell Labs innovations enable Alcatel-Lucent to deliver leading products, solutions, and services that meet customers’ mission critical needs.


Bell Labs Technical Journal is read and referenced by sci-tech researchers and technology professionals in academic, research, and governmental communities; in standards bodies; and by Alcatel-Lucent customers, technical peers and competitors.


bandwidth management, blended services, broadcast/multicast service (BCMCS), communications infrastructure, communications networks, converged networks, converged services, dual mode service, evolution data optimized (EV-DO), Ethernet networks, IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS), Internet Protocol television (IPTV), Internet telephony, long term evolution (LTE), network convergence, next-generation networks (NGN), optical bandwidth management, optical control plane, optical networks, quality of service (QoS), radio access networks, security design, Session Initiation Protocol (SIP), Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS), Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), wireless technology

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