QSON is an internationally collaborative project and its consortium consists of following four institutes:
I. University of Oklahoma (http://www.ou.edu/coe/tcom ), Tulsa, OK, USA
ii. QMIC (www.qmic.com) , Doha, Qatar
iii. CTTC (www.CTTC.es), Barcelona, Spain
iv.University of Surrey (http://www.surrey.ac.uk/ccsr/) , Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH, UK
In addition to these research institutes QSON also has in kind support of Ooredoo Qatar, the largest telecom operator in the region, for technical assistance required to accomplish the goals of this project.