Scientific publications

Journals & Magazines

“Experimenting with Commodity 802.11 Hardware: Overview and Future Directions”, publication in IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, Secondquarter 2015-Pablo Serrano, Pablo Salvador, Vincenzo Mancuso, Yan Grunenberger

“On the efficient utilization of radio resources in extremely dense wireless networks” publication in IEEE Communications Magazine, in January 2015-A. Asadi, V. Sciancalepore, and V. Mancuso

“A Survey on Device-to-Device Communication in Cellular Network”, IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials,Fourthquarter 2014-A. Arash, Q. Wang, and V. Mancuso

“Performance Analysis and Algorithm Selection for Reliable Multicast in IEEE 802.11aa Wireless LAN”, publication in IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology in October 2014-A. Banchs, A. de la Oliva, L. Eznarriaga, D. R. Kowalski, P. Serrano

“Modeling D2D Communications with LTE and WiFi”, publication in ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review, in September 2014 -A. Asadi, P. Jacko, and V. Mancuso

“DRONEE: Dual-Radio Opportunistic Networking for Energy Efficiency”, publication in Elsevier Computer Communications Journal, Green-Net Special Issue, in September 2014- A. Asadi and V. Mancuso

“On the implementation, deployment and evaluation of a networking protocol for VANETs: the VARON case”, publication in Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks, in August 2014- M. Isabel Sanchez, Marco Gramaglia, Carlos J. Bernardos, Antonio de la Oliva, Maria Calderon

“Perframe Energy Consumption in 802.11 Devices and its Implication on Modeling and Design”, publication in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, May 2014-Pablo Serrano, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Giuseppe Bianchi, Albert Banchs, Arturo Azcorra

“Multicast group membership management in media independent handover services”,publication in Elsevier Computer Networks, in January 2014- Carlos Guimaraes, Daniel Corujo, Antonio de la Oliva, Yoshihiro Ohba, Rui L. Aguiar

"A First Implementation and Evaluation of the IEEE 802.11aa Group Addressed Transmission Service”, publication in Computer Communication Review, vol.44, no.1, pp.35-41, January 2014-Pablo Salvador, Luca Cominardi, Francesco Gringoli, Pablo Serrano.

A solution for transparent mobility with route optimization in the IP multimedia subsystem. Accepted for publication in Elsevier Computer Communications, September 2013. - Ivan Vidal, Jaime Garcia-Reinoso, Ignacio Soto, Antonio de la Oliva

Performance Analysis on Network-based Distributed Mobility Management. - International Journal Wireless Personal Communications (WPC), Springer - Ali-Ahmad, M. Ouzzif, P. Bertin, and X. Lagrange.

Conferences

Flexible Reassignment of Flow Processing-aware Controllers in Future Wireless Network
in Proceedings of the 26th IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), September, 2015- S. Auroux, H. Karl

An Analytical Approach to Performance Analysis of Coupled Processor Systems
in proceedings of ITC27, Ghent, Belgium, September 2015- C. Vitale, G. Rizzo, B. Rengarajan, V. Mancuso

Floating Band D2D: Exploring and Exploiting the Potentials of Adaptive D2D-enabled Networks
in Proceedings of IEEE WoWMoM 2015, Boston, MA, USA, June 2015- A. Asadi, V. Mancuso, and P. Jacko

Making a Case for Flexible 802.11 Architectures
in IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) - Mobile and Wireless Networking Symposium, London, UK, June 2015- Pablo Salvador, Francesco Gringoli, Pablo Serrano, Nicol Facchi, Stefano Paris

A semi-distributed mechanism for Inter-cell Interference Coordination exploiting the ABSF paradigm
in Proceedings of IEEE SECON 2015, SEATTLE, WA, USA, June 2015- V. Sciancalepore, I. Filippini, V. Mancuso, A. Capone, and A. Banchs

A Coupled Processors Model for 802.11 Ad Hoc Networks Under Non Saturation
in Proceedings of IEEE ICC 2015, London, UK, June 2015-C. Vitale, G. Rizzo, V. Mancuso

Dynamic Network Reconfiguration in Wireless DenseNets with the CROWD SDN Architecture
in Proceedings of EuCNC 2015, Paris, France, June 2015- S. Auroux, M. Dr¨axler, A. Morelli, and V. Mancuso

NS-3-based Real-time emulation of LTE Testbed using LabVIEW platform for Software Defined Networking (SDN) in CROWD Project
in Proceedings of Workshop on NS-3 (WNS3), Barcelona, Spain, May 2015- R. Gupta, B. Bachmann, R. Ford, S. Rangan, N. Kundargi, K. Rathi, M. I. Sanchez, A. de la Oliva, A. Morelli

Tackling the increased density of 5G networks; the CROWD approach
in 5GARCH VTC Spring, Glasgow (United Kingdom), May 2015- M. Isabel Sanchez, Arash Asadi, Martin Drxler, Rohit Gupta, Vincenzo Mancuso, Arianna Morelli, Antonio de la Oliva and Vincenzo Sciancalepore

Modeling the Impact of Start-Up Times on the Performance of Resource-on-Demand Schemes in 802.11 WLANs.
in Sustain IT - The 4th IFIP Conference on Sustainable Internet and ICT for Sustainability, Madrid, Spain, April, 2015-Jorge Ortn, Pablo Serrano, Carlos Donato

LabVIEW based Software-Defined Physical/MAC layer architecture for prototyping dense LTE Networks
in Proceedings of WInnComm 2015, March 2015-R. Gupta, R. Ford, B. Bachmann, N. Kundargi, A. Ekbal, K. Rathi, V. Mancuso, A. Morelli, S. Rangan, A. Kruppe, A. Asadi

Efficient Flow Processing-aware Controller Placement in Future Wireless Networks.
in Proceedings of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), March, 2015-S. Auroux, H. Karl

SmarterPhones: Anticipatory Download Scheduling for Wireless Video Streaming.
in International Conference on Networked Systems (NetSys), March, 2015-M. Dr¨axler, J. Blobel, P. Dreimann, S. Valentin, H. Karl

LabVIEW based Platform for prototyping dense LTE Networks.
in proceedings of GLOBECOM 2014, December 2014- R. Gupta, A. Ekbal, A. Nahler, V. Mancuso, A. De La Oliva, A. Morelli, R. Ford, and S. Rangan.

A Mechanism for Fair Distribution of Resources with Application to Sponsored Search.
in proceedings of Web and Internet Economics (WINE) 2014, Beijing, China, December 2014- E. Christoforou, A. Fern´andez Anta, A. Santos.

Anticipatory Power Cycling of Mobile Network Equipment for High Demand Multimedia Traffic.
in IEEE Online Conference on Green Communications,November 2014- M. Dr¨axler, P. Dreimann, H. Karl

DEMO: LabVIEW based framework for prototyping dense LTE networks.
In proceedings of WiNTECH 2014, February 2014 (2014). - R. Gupta, B. Bachman, R. Ford, S. Rangan, A. Morelli, V. Mancuso, N. Kundargi, and A. Ekbal

5G radio network architecture.
In FP7 ­ Future Networks Cluster, February 2014 (2014). - C. Cicconetti

Feasibility of Base Station Coordination and Dynamic Backhaul Network Configuration in Backhaul Networks with Limited Capacity.
In European Wireless 2014 (EW2014). M. Dräxler, H. Karl

DRONEE: Dual-radio opportunistc networking for energy efficiency.
In Computer Communications, 2014. A. Asadi, V. Mancuso

A Survey on Device-to-Device Communication in Cellular Networks.
In IEEE Surveys and Tutorials on Communications, 2014. - A. Asadi, Q. Wang, V. Mancuso

Modeling Multi-Mode D2D Communications in LTE.
In MAMA workshop co-located with ACM SIGMETRICS’14. - A. Asadi, P. Jacko, V. Mancuso

Modeling D2D Communications with LTE and WiFi.
In ACM SIGMETRICS Perfomance Evaluation Review, 2014. - A. Asadi, P. Jacko, V. Mancuso

Modeling and Analysis of Opportunistic Routing in Multi-hop Wireless Networks.
In MASCOTS 2014, Paris, September 2014. M. Isabel Sanchez, A. Boukerche

Anticipatory Power Cycling of Mobile Network Equipment for High Demand Multimedia Traffic.
In IEEE Online Conference on Green Communications (IEEE Online GreenComm'14), 2014. - M. Dräxler, P. Dreimann, H. Karl

SmarterPhones: Anticipatory Download Scheduling for Segmented Wireless Video Streaming.
In 1st KuVS Workshop on Anticipatory Networks, 2014. - M. Dräxler, H. Karl

MaxiNet: Distributed Emulation of Software-Defined Networks
In Proceedings of the 2014 IFIP Networking Conference (Networking 2014). - P. Wette, M. Dräxler, A. Schwabe, F. Wallaschek, M. Hassan Zahraee, H. Karl

Flow processing-aware Controller Placement in Wireless DenseNets
In Proceedings of the 25th IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2014. - S. Auroux, H. Karl

Energy-efficient Optimization for Distributed Opportunistic Scheduling.
IEEE Communications Letters (just accepted). - Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Pablo Serrano, Albert Banchs

Per-frame Energy Consumption in 802.11 Devices and its Implication on Modeling and Design.
IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (just accepted). - Pablo Serrano, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Giuseppe Bianchi, Albert Banchs, Arturo Azcorra

Performance Analysis and Algorithm Selection for Reliable Multicast in IEEE 802.11aa Wireless LAN .
IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (first online: February 2014) - Albert Banchs, Antonio de la Oliva, Lucas Eznarriaga, Dariusz R. Kowalski, Pablo Serrano

CROWD Dynamic Network Reconfiguration in Wireless DenseNets
European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC’14) - Sébastien Auroux, Martin Draxler, Arianna Morelli, Vincenzo Mancuso.

Energy-Efficient User Association In Extremely Dense Small Cells
European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC’14) - Claudio Bottai, Claudio Cicconetti, Arianna Morelli, Michele Rosellini and Christian Vitale.

LabVIEW based Platform for prototyping dense LTE Networks in CROWD Project
Rohit Gupta, Thomas Vogel, Nikhil Kundargi, Amal Ekbal, Arianna Morelli, Vincenzo Mancuso, Vincenzo Sciancalepore, Russell Ford, Sundeep Rangan

Interference Coordination Strategies for Content Update Dissemination in LTE-A
at IEEE INFOCOM 2014. - V. Sciancalepore, V. Mancuso, A. Banchs, S. Zaks, and A. Capone.

An SDN-based Network Architecture for Extremely Dense Wireless Networks
In Proceedings of IEEE Software Defined Networks for Future Networks and Services (IEEE SDN4FNS), November 2013. - H. Ali-Ahmad, C. Cicconetti, A. de la Oliva, V. Mancuso, M. R. Sama, P. Seite, and S. Shanmugalingam.

A first implementation and evaluation of the IEEE 802.11aa group addressed transmission service.
SIGCOMM Comput. Commun. Rev. 44, 1 (December 2013), 35-41 - Pablo Salvador, Luca Cominardi, Francesco Gringoli, and Pablo Serrano.

WiFi Direct and LTE D2D in Action
In Proceedings of Wireless Days'13, Valencia, Spain, November 2013. - A. Asadi and V. Mancuso.

On the Compound Impact of Opportunistic Scheduling and D2D Communications in Cellular Networks
ACM/IEEE MSWiM'13, Barcelona, Spain, Nov, 2013. - A. Asadi, and V. Mancuso.

CROWD: An SDN Approach for DenseNets - [Slides]
European Workshop on Software Defined Networking (EWSDN’13), Berlin, Germany, October 10-11, 2013. - H. Ali-Ahmad, C. Cicconetti, A. de la Oliva, M. Draexler, R. Gupta, V. Mancuso, L. Roullet, V. Sciancalepore.

Distributed OFDMA resource and power allocation using Gibbs sampling methods
11th International Conference on Optical Internet (COIN), Beijing, Oct 2013. - V. Garcia, C. S. Chen, Y. Zhou, and J. Shi.

Energy consumption savings with 3G offload
First International Workshop on Cloud Technologies and Energy Efficiency in Mobile Communication Networks (CLEEN'13), Las Vegas, USA, Sep. 2013. - M. I. Sanchez, C. J. Bernardos, A. de la Oliva, and P. Serrano.

Denser Networks for the Future Internet, the CROWD Approach - [Slides]
4th International Conference on Mobile Networks and Management, Hamburg, Germany, Sep. 23–26, 2012. - A. de la Oliva, A. Morelli, C. Cicconetti, V. Mancuso, M. Draexler, T. Hentschel, T. Melia, P. Seite.

The Playground of Wireless Dense Networks of the Futures
Future Network & Mobile Summit 2013, Lisbon, Portugal, July 3-5, 2013 - H. Ali-Ahmad, C. Cicconetti, M. Draexler, R. Gupta, V. Mancuso, A. Morelli, L. Roullet, M. I. Sanchez, V. Sciancalepore.

Posters

Optimizing in-band underlay D2D transmissions - [Poster]
7th IMDEA networks annual workshop, Madrid, June, 2015 -C. Vitale, V. Mancuso, and G. Rizzo

The CROWD framework for tackling challenges of dense small cell deployments using Software Defined Networking (SDN) - [Poster]
6th IMDEA networks annual workshop, Madrid, June 2014-C. Vitale, V. Mancuso, and G. Rizzo

Mind the ties - [Poster]
6th IMDEA networks annual workshop, Madrid, June 2014-A. Arash, P. Jacko, and V. Mancuso

Connectivity management for eneRgy Optimised Wireless Dense networks - [Poster]
FUNEMS 2013, July 2013-C. Cicconetti, A. Morelli, A. de la Oliva, V. Mancuso, M. Draexler

Energy Efficient Opportunistic Uplink Packet Forwarding in Hybrid Wireless Networks - [Poster]
5th IMDEA networks annual workshop, Madrid, June, 2013-A. Asadi and V. Mancuso

The Playground of Wireless Dense Networks of the Futures - [Poster]
Future Network & Mobile Summit 2013, Lisbon, Portugal, July 3-5, 2013 - H. Ali-Ahmad, C. Cicconetti, M. Draexler, R. Gupta, V. Mancuso, A. Morelli, L. Roullet, M. I. Sanchez, V. Sciancalepore.

Demo

A LabView-based platform for Outband D2D communications at "Exhibition stand 5: CROWD" [Demo]
EUCNC, 2015, June 2015-Arash Asadi, Vincenzo Mancuso, and Rohit Gupta.

LabVIEW based Platform for prototyping dense LTE Networks - [Demo]
in proceedings of GLOBECOM 2014 (with associated paper in the Industry Program), December 2014-R. Gupta, A. Ekbal, A. Nahler, V. Mancuso, A. De La Oliva, A. Morelli, R. Ford, and S.Rangan.

A prototyping methodology for SDN-controlled LTE using LabVIEW SDR and NS3 - [Demo]
Demo at ETSI workshop on Reconfigurable Radio Systems, Sophia Antipolis, France, December, 2014-C. Vitale, R. Gupta, V. Mancuso, A. Morelli.

DEMO: LabVIEW based framework for prototyping dense LTE networks - [Demo]
in proceedings of WiNTECH 2014 (with associated paper in the Demo/Poster Session), September 2014-R. Gupta, B. Bachman, R. Ford, S. Rangan, A. Morelli, V. Mancuso, N. Kundargi, and A. Ekbal.

LabVIEW prototyping for dense LTE (FP7 CROWD) at "Exhibition stand 24: LabVIEW based Platform for prototyping dense LTE Networks in CROWD Project" [Demo]
exhibitor at EuCNC 2014, June 2014.

Mobility Management in Next Generation Mobile Networks - [Demo]
IEEE WoWMoM 2013, Madrid, Spain, June 4-7, 2013 - Fabio Giust, Antonio de la Oliva, Carlos J. Bernardos.