Tactile Internet standards of the IEEE P1918.1 Working Group

Meryem Simsek, Sharief Oteafy, Zaher Dawy, Mohamad Eid, Oliver Holland, Eckehard Steinbach

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


The IEEE Tactile Internet Standards Working Group (WG), designated the numbering IEEE P1918.1, undertakes pioneering work on the development of standards for the Tactile Internet. This chapter describes the WG, its intentions, its developing baseline standard, and the associated reasoning behind that, and touches on a further standard already initiated under its scope: IEEE P1918.1.1 on the Haptic Codecs for the Tactile Internet.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationTactile Internet
Subtitle of host publicationwith Human-in-the-Loop
Number of pages24
ISBN (Electronic)9780128213438
StatePublished - Jan 1 2021


  • IEEE P1918.1
  • Standardization
  • Tactile Internet

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Computer Science


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