Zhi-Li Zhang, Qwest Chair Professor & Distinguished McKnight University Professor, Dept. of Computer Science & Engineering,...
29 May 2018
Network Function Virtualization (NFV), coupled with Software Defined Networking (SDN), promises to revolutionize networking. Operators can create, update or scale out/in (virtualized) network functions (vNFs) on demand... +
Jun Bae Seo, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India
18 May 2018
This presentation considers non-cooperative slotted ALOHA (S-ALOHA) games, in which two users contend for the channel by taking one of two actions, i.e., transmit or wait. We first show an achievable (expected) payoff... +
Ginés García Avilés, PhD Student, IMDEA Networks & Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
11 May 2018
Enterprise Networking has a strong set of requirements in terms of resiliency, reliability and resources usage. With current approaches being based on monolithic and expensive infrastructures using dedicated overlay... +
Lutz Lampe, Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
09 May 2018
Faster-than-Nyquist transmission (FTN) is a well-known paradigm for digital communication which has received renewed attention in the wake of the need for increasing spectral efficiency in wireless and optical fibre... +
George Kontaxakis, Associate Professor of Electronics, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain; Visiting Professor of Radiology,...
04 May 2018
On April 12, 2018, the European Commission published the 2018 call for the following actions in the framework of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships Topic (Horizon 2020, Pillar: Excellent Science; Work... +
Aymen Fakhreddine, PhD Student, IMDEA Networks & Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
25 April 2018
Existing mobile devices such as smartphones rely on a multi-radio access technology (RAT) architecture to provide pervasive location information in various environmental contexts as the user is moving.
Roberto Calvo-Palomino, PhD Student, IMDEA Networks & Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
25 April 2018
Precise Time-of-Arrival (TOA) estimations of aircraft and drone signals are important for a wide set of applications including aircraft/drone tracking, air traffic data verification, or self-localization.
Antonio Fernández Anta, Research Professor, IMDEA Networks Institute, Spain
11 April 2018
Despite the hype about blockchains and distributed ledgers, no formal abstraction of these objects has been proposed. To face this issue, in this paper we provide a proper formulation of a distributed ledger object. In... +
Joan Palacios Beltrán, PhD Student, IMDEA Networks & Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
04 April 2018
Millimeter wave (mmWave) communications are an essential component of 5G-and-beyond ultra-dense Gbit/s wireless networks, but also pose significant challenges related to the communication environment.
Guillermo Bielsa, PhD Student, IMDEA Networks & Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
04 April 2018
The very large bandwidth available in the 60 GHz band allows, in principle, to design highly accurate positioning systems. Integrating such systems with standard protocols (e.g., IEEE 802.11ad) is crucial for the... +