Vol. 64, No. 10, 2021 Cover Contents

Special Focus on Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces for Future Wireless Communications
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Reconfigurable intelligent surfaces for smart wireless environments: channel estimation, system design and applications in 6G networks
Liang, Ying-Chang; Chen, Jie; Long, Ruizhe; He, Zhen-Qing; Lin, Xianqi; Huang, Chenlu; Liu, Shilin; Shen, Xuemin (Sherman); Di Renzo, Marco
Sci China Inf Sci, 2021, 64(10): 200301
Keywords: reconfigurable intelligent surface; channel estimation; RIS-aided wireless communications; RIS-based information transmission; 6G
Cite as: Liang Y-C, Chen J, Long R Z, et al. Reconfigurable intelligent surfaces for smart wireless environments: channel estimation, system design and applications in 6G networks. Sci China Inf Sci, 2021, 64(10): 200301, doi: 10.1007/s11432-020-3261-5

Special Focus on Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces for Future Wireless Communications
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Low-cost intelligent reflecting surface aided Terahertz multiuser massive MIMO: design and analysis
Yu, Guanghua; Chen, Xiaoming; Shao, Xiaodan; Zhong, Caijun
Sci China Inf Sci, 2021, 64(10): 200302
Keywords: THz communication; IRS; massive MIMO; precoding error; coverage enhancement
Cite as: Yu G H, Chen X M, Shao X D, et al. Low-cost intelligent reflecting surface aided Terahertz multiuser massive MIMO: design and analysis. Sci China Inf Sci, 2021, 64(10): 200302, doi: 10.1007/s11432-021-3281-7

Special Focus on Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces for Future Wireless Communications
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Optical true time delay pool-based beamforming and limited feedback for reconfigurable intelligent surface-empowered cloud radio access networks
Huang, Huan; Wang, Xiaowen; Zhang, Chongfu; Peng, Jie; Yang, Muchuan; Fu, Songnian; Liu, Deming; Qiu, Kun
Sci China Inf Sci, 2021, 64(10): 200303
Keywords: reconfigurable intelligent surface; optical true time delay; millimeter-wave; cloud radio access network; limited feedback
Cite as: Huang H, Wang X W, Zhang C F, et al. Optical true time delay pool-based beamforming and limited feedback for reconfigurable intelligent surface-empowered cloud radio access networks. Sci China Inf Sci, 2021, 64(10): 200303, doi: 10.1007/s11432-020-3253-7