Volume 7, Issue 3 is Out Now

Be sure to check out TMBMC’s 3rd issue of 2021, which came out recently on IEEE Xplore. This is a wonderful special issue on the topic of Molecular Communications for Diagnostics and Therapeutic Development of Infectious Diseases.

Of particular note is that the issue contains many articles concerning the COVID-19 virus. IEEE has made these articles open to the public for no charge for a limited time as a public service to researchers, so please enjoy!

Guest Editorial

Special Issue on Molecular Communications for Diagnostics and Therapeutic Development of Infectious Diseases (S. Balasubramaniam, M. T. Barros, M. Veleti´c, M. Kanada, M. Pierobon, S. Vainio, and I. Balasingham)

Special Issue Papers

Molecular Communications in Viral Infections Research: Modeling, Experimental Data, and Future Directions (M. T. Barros, M. Veletic, M. Kanada, M. Pierobon, S. Vainio, I. Balasingham, and S. Balasubramaniam)

VIVID: In Vivo End-to-End Molecular Communication Model for COVID-19 (S. Pal, N. Islam, and S. Misra)

Molecular Communication Theoretical Modeling and Analysis of SARS-CoV2 Transmission in Human Respiratory System (C. Koca, M. Civas, S. M. Sahin, O. Ergonul, and O. B. Akan)

A Molecular Communications System for the Detection of Inflammatory Levels Related to COVID-19 Disease (L. Felicetti, M. Femminella, and G. Reali)

A Molecular Communication Perspective on Airborne Pathogen Transmission and Reception via Droplets Generated by Coughing and Sneezing (F. Gulec and B. Atakan)

Viral Aerosol Concentration Characterization and Detection in Bounded Environments (O. Amin, H. Dahrouj, N. Almayouf, T. Y. Al-Naffouri, B. Shihada, and M.-S. Alouini)

Duality Between Coronavirus Transmission and Air-Based Macroscopic Molecular Communication (M. Schurwanz, P. A. Hoeher, S. Bhattacharjee, M. Damrath, L. Stratmann, and F. Dressler)

Volume 7, Issue 2 is Out Now

Be sure to check out TMBMC’s 2nd issue of 2021, which came out recently on IEEE Xplore. This is a wonderful special issue on the topic of Molecular Communications. Enjoy!

Guest Editorial

Special Issue—Advances in Molecular Communications: Theory, Experiment, and Application (W. Haselmayr, J. Hyttinen, M. Schäfer, M. Femminella, R. J. Morris, K. Lenk, A. Noel, and M. Barros)


Using Vector Fields for Efficient Simulation of Macroscopic Molecular Communication (L. Stratmann, J. P. Drees, F. Bronner, and F. Dressler)

Investigation of Multiple Fluorescent Dyes in Macroscopic Air-Based Molecular Communication (M. Damrath, S. Bhattacharjee, and P. A. Hoeher)

Larger Connection Radius Increases Hub Astrocyte Number in a 3-D Neuron–Astrocyte Network Model (K. Lenk, B. Genocchi, M. T. Barros, and J. A. K. Hyttinen)

Intercellular Communication as a Series of Narrow Escape Problems (N. Hughes, C. Faulkner, R. J. Morris, and M. Tomkins)

Modeling the Role of Inter-Cellular Communication in Modulating Photosynthesis in Plants (H. Awan, R. S. Adve, N. Wallbridge, C. Plummer, and A. W. Eckford)

Bounds on the Constrained Capacity for the Diffusive Poisson Molecular Channel With Memory (F. Ratti, F. Vakilipoor, H. Awan, and M. Magarini)

Equilibrium Signaling in Spatially Inhomogeneous Diffusion and External Forces (M. Egan, B. C. Akdeniz, and B. Q. Tang)

TDMA-MTMR-Based Molecular Communication With Ligand-Binding Reception (H. Khoshfekr Rudsari, M. R. Javan, M. Orooji, N. Mokari, and E. A. Jorswieck)

Volume 7, Issue 1 is Out Now

Be sure to check out TMBMC’s 1st issue of 2021, which came out recently on IEEE Xplore. There is an interesting variety of topics to explore. Enjoy!


A Quantized Representation of Intertemporal Choice in the Brain (J. Tee and D. P. Taylor)

Machine Learning in Nano-Scale Biomedical Engineering (A.-A. A. Boulogeorgos, S. E. Trevlakis, S. A. Tegos, V. K. Papanikolaou, and G. K. Karagiannidis)

Embedded Codes for Reassembling Non-Overlapping Random DNA Fragments (S. Nassirpour and A. Vahid)

Molecular Type Spread Molecular Shift Keying for Multiple-Access Diffusive Molecular Communications (W. Gao, T. Mak, and L.-L. Yang)


A Droplet-Based Signal Reconstruction Approach to Channel Modeling in Molecular Communication (F. Gulec and B. Atakan)

Volume 6, Issue 3 Is Out Now

Be sure to check out TMBMC’s 3rd issue of 2020 which came out recently on IEEE Xplore. There is a great variety of topics, including an invited article by Profs. C.-L. Tai and I. F. Akyildiz. Enjoy!


Generalized Molecular-Shift Keying (GMoSK): Principles and Performance Analysis (X. Chen, Y. Huang, L.-L. Yang, and M. Wen)

Optimal Detection Interval for Absorbing Receivers in Molecular Communication Systems With Interference (T. N. Cao, N. Zlatanov, P. L. Yeoh, and J. S. Evans)

Is Information in the Brain Represented in Continuous or Discrete Form? (J. Tee and D. P. Taylor)

Impacts of Unintended Nanomachine in Diffusion-Based Molecular Communication System (L. Chouhan, P. K. Sharma, P. K. Upadhyay, P. Garg, and N. Varshney)

Capacities and Optimal Input Distributions for Particle-Intensity Channels (N. Farsad, W. Chuang, A. Goldsmith, C. Komninakis, M. Médard, C. Rose, L. Vandenberghe, E. E. Wesel, and R. D. Wesel)

[INVITED] A Novel Framework for Capacity Analysis of Diffusion-Based Molecular Communication Incorporating Chemical Reactions (C.-L. Tai and I. F. Akyildiz)


3-D Diffusive Molecular Communication With Two Fully-Absorbing Receivers: Hitting Probability and Performance Analysis (N. V. Sabu, N. Varshney, and A. K. Gupta)

Volume 6, Issue 2 is Now Out

The second issue of 2020 for TMBMC is out now. There is a great variety of papers with our usual fantastic line-up of feature articles, plus a Methods paper and a Letters paper. Check it out at IEEE Xplore, and let us know what you think!


Wireless Communication in Nanonetworks: Current Status, Prospect and Challenges (Y. Lu, R. Ni, and Q. Zhu)

Information Devices Based on Quantized Liénard-Hermite Oscillators (G. L. Viviani)

Analysis of Multi-Chemical Transmission in the Macro-Scale (D. T. McGuiness, S. Giannoukos, S. Taylor, and A. Marshall)

A Comprehensive Survey on Hybrid Communication in Context of Molecular Communication and Terahertz Communication for Body-Centric Nanonetworks (K. Yang, D. Bi, Y. Deng, R. Zhang, M. M. Ur Rahman, N. A. Ali, M. A. Imran, J. M. Jornet, Q. H. Abbasi, and A. Alomainy)

2-D Channel Characterization of a Molecular Motor Signal (A. Gaur and M. R. Bhatnagar)


Molecular Signal Tracking and Detection Methods in Fluid Dynamic Channels (M. Abbaszadeh, I. U. Atthanayake, P. J. Thomas, and W. Guo)


Molecular Type Permutation Shift Keying for Molecular Communication (Y. Tang, M. Wen, X. Chen, Y. Huang, and L.-L. Yang)