Accepted Papers

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  • A Highly Resilient and Scalable Broker architecture for IoT applications
    Souranil Sen (StonyBrook University, USA); Aruna Balasubramanian (Stony Brook University, USA)
  • A Learning-based Dynamic Clustering for Coordinated Multi-Point (CoMP) Operation with Carrier Aggregation in LTE-Advanced
    Raja Karmakar (Techno India College of Technology, India); Samiran Chattopadhyay (Jadavpur University, India); Sandip Chakraborty (Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India)
  • A Novel Methodology for Implementing Massive MIMO in High Speed Train Network with UPWARC
    Subharthi Banerjee, Michael Hempel and Hamid Sharif (University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA)
  • A Scalable Pulse Protocol for Structural Health Monitoring
    Saptarshi Das and Subir Biswas (Michigan State University, USA)
  • A system for distributed audio classification using sparse representation over cloud for IOT
    Venkata Vijay Girish K (Huawei Technologies India, India); Ramakrishnan G A (Indian Institute of Science, India); Neeraj Kumar (Huawei Technologies India, India)
  • An RBF-PSO Based Approach for Early Detection of DDoS Attacks in SDN
    Neelam Dayal and Shashank Srivastava (Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, India)
  • Autocorrelation-Based Spectrum Sensing of FBMC Signal
    Upender Reddy Keesara (IIIT Hyderabad, India); Sachin Chaudhari (International Institute of Information Technology, India)
  • Compressive Sensing Based Energy Efficient Wideband Cognitive Radio Network
    Siddharth Deshmukh (National Institute Of Technology, Rourkela, India); Snigdha Bhuyan (National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India)
  • Cooperative Game Theory based Network Partitioning for Controller Placement in SDN
    Bala Prakasa Rao Killi and Akhil Reddy Ellore (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India); S. V. Rao (Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, India)
  • Detecting Activities at Metro Stations Using Smartphone Sensors
    Aanchal Mongia (IIIT Delhi, India); Venkata M. V. Gunturi (IIT-Ropar, India); Vinayak Naik (IIIT Delhi, India)
  • Distributed Access Control in Wireless Networks
    Mahmoud Taghizadeh, Amir R. Khakpour, Faezeh Hajiaghajani, Alex X. Liu and Subir Biswas (Michigan State University, USA)
  • Efficient Load Balancing for Multicast Traffic in Data Center Networks Using SDN
    Nithin V (IIT Jodhpur, India); Avan Rathod (Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur, India); Venkataramana Badarla (Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati, India); Tim Humernbrum (University of Münster, Germany); Sergey Gorlatch (University of Munster, Germany)
  • Efficient Proactive Caching in Storage Constrained 5G Small Cells
    Samir Kumar Mishra (Samsung Semiconductor India R&D, India); Puneet Pandey (Samsung Semiconductor India R and D, India); Prince Arya and Alok Jain (Samsung Semiconductor India R&D, India)
  • Efficient Solar Provisioning for Net-Zero Internet-Scale Distributed Networks
    Vani Gupta and Prashant Shenoy (University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA); Ramesh K Sitaraman (University of Massachusetts, Amherst & Akamai Technologies, USA)
  • Enhancing traffic model of big cities: Network Skeleton & Reciprocity
    Manish Bhanu (INESC TEC Porto, India); Joydeep Chandra (Indian Institute of Technology Patna, India); Joao Moreira (INESC TEC Porto, Portugal)
  • FullStop: Tracking Unsafe Stopping Behaviour of Buses
    Ravi Bhandari (IIT Bombay, India); Bhaskaran Raman (Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India); Venkata N. Padmanabhan (Microsoft Research, USA)
  • Implementation of Energy Efficient WBAN using IEEE 802.15.6 Scheduled Access MAC for e-Healthcare
    Tanumay Manna and Iti Saha Misra (Jadavpur University, India)
  • INCARNATE: An Interference Aware Spatial Scheme for Tightly Coupled LTE-Wi-Fi Networks
    Sumanta Patro (Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, India); Thomas Valerrian Pasca S and Bheemarjuna Reddy Tamma (IIT Hyderabad, India); Antony Franklin A (Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, India)
  • LTE-U and Wi-Fi Hidden Terminal Problem: How Serious Is It for Deployment Consideration?
    Anand Baswade (IIT Hyderabad, India); Touheed Atif (Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, India); Bheemarjuna Reddy Tamma (IIT Hyderabad, India); Antony Franklin A (Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, India)
  • Management of Adaptation Capability of Networked Systems in Dynamic Environments
    Kaliappa Ravindran (City University of New York, USA); Arun Adiththan (City University of New York - CUNY Graduate Center, USA); Michael Iannelli (City University of New York (CUNY - City Colllege), USA); Khurshid Fayzullaev (Vimeo Inc., USA)
  • Minerva: A reinforcement learning-based technique for optimal scheduling and bottleneck detection in distributed factory operations
    Tara Elizabeth Thomas, Jinkyu Koo and Saurabh Bagchi (Purdue University, USA)
  • NeMoI: Network Mobility in ICN
    Sripriya Srikant Adhatarao (Uni Goettingen, Germany); Mayutan Arumaithurai (University of Goettingen, Germany); Dirk Kutscher (Huawei German Research Center, Germany); Xiaoming Fu (University of Goettingen, Germany)
  • Novel Rate Matching Scheme for Downlink Control Channel in 3GPP Massive Machine Type Communications
    Pavan Kumar Reddy Manne (Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, India); Venkata Siva Santosh Ganji (IIT Hyderabad, India); Abhinav Kumar (Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, India); Kiran Kuchi (IIT Hyderabad, India)
  • Orchestration of Cooperative Cruise Control for Networked Self-adaptive Cars
    Arun Adiththan (City University of New York - CUNY Graduate Center, USA); Kaliappa Ravindran (City University of New York, USA)
  • PKHSN: A Pairing Based Key Management Scheme For Heterogeneous Sensor Networks
    Madhurima Buragohain (Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, India); Nityananda Sarma (Tezpur University, India)
  • Power Control and Cross-Layer Design of RPL Objective Function for Low Power and Lossy Networks
    Harshavardhana T Gowda (Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, India); Vineeth Bala Sukumaran (Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Trivandrum, India); Anand S. v. r. and Malati Hegde (Indian Institute of Science, India)
  • Pricing in Two-Sided Markets in the Presence of Free Upgrades
    Mansi Sood (IIT Bombay, India); Sharayu Moharir and Ankur A. Kulkarni (Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India)
  • RansomWall: A Layered Defense System against Cryptographic Ransomware Attacks using Machine Learning
    Saiyed Kashif Shaukat (Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India); Vinay J. Ribeiro (Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India)
  • Secure Communication and Firewall Architecture for IoT Applications
    Haresh Dagale (IISc, India); Navinkumar Maheshwari (Indian Institute of Science & Maxlinear Technologies Pvt Ltd., India)
  • Securing Restricted Publisher-Subscriber Communications in Smart Grid Substations
    Neetesh Saxena (Bournemouth University, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Santiago Grijalva (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA); Bong Jun David Choi (The State University of New York (SUNY) Korea & Stony Brook University, Korea)
  • Smart Monitoring via Participatory BLE Relaying
    Meeralakshmi Radhakrishnan, Sougata Sen, Archan Misra, Youngki Lee and Rajesh K Balan (Singapore Management University, Singapore)
  • SNR Wall for Cooperative Spectrum Sensing Using Generalized Energy Detector
    Kamal Captain (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, India); Manjunath V. Joshi (DA-IICT, India)
  • The energy saving potential of optimized static and adaptive resource provisioning in interference-limited dense cellular networks
    Gianluca A. Rizzo (HES SO Valais, Switzerland); Marco G Ajmone Marsan (Politecnico di Torino & IMDEA Networks, Italy)
  • Towards Resilient In-band Control Path Routing with Malicious Switch Detection in SDN
    Purnima Murali Mohan, Tram Truong-Huu and Mohan Gurusamy (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
  • TrackMAC: An IEEE 802.11ad-Compatible Beam Tracking-Based MAC Protocol for 5G Millimeter-Wave Local Area Networks
    Bharadwaj Satchidanandan, Simon Yau and P R Kumar (Texas A&M University, USA); Ahsan Aziz, Amal Ekbal and Nikhil Kundargi (National Instruments, USA)
  • Use of Facial Landmarks for Adaptive Compression of Videos on Mobile Devices
    Ruchika Banerjee, Garima Chhikara, Vinayak Naik and Subramanyam Av (IIIT Delhi, India); Kuntal Dey (IBM Research India, India)
  • User Response Based Recommendations: A Local Angle Approach
    Veeraruna Kavitha and Manjesh K Hanawal (IIT Bombay, India); Eitan Altman (INRIA, France); Dev Anand
  • Weighted kshell degree neighborhood method: an approach independent of completeness of global network structure for identifying the influential spreaders
    Amrita Namtirtha (National Institute of Technology Durgapur, India); Animesh Dutta (NIT Durgapur, India); Biswanath Dutta (ISI Bangalore, India)