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19.11.2018 | Public Dissertation Talk: Peng Wang

Mr Peng Wang will give his public dissertation talk before defending his Ph.D. thesis titled "Designing and Implementing Cognitive Medium Access Control Protocols: A Hierarchical Approach". The talk will take place in iNETS seminar room on Monday, November 19th and starts at 10:00 am. 


12.11.2018 | Two thesis talks on 12th of November

On Monday, November 12th we are organising thesis seminar day. Specifically we have two thesis talks. First, Ms Maad Al-Fartousi presents her M.Sc. thesis results at 10:00. The thesis is titled "Performance Evaluation of NB-IoT under realistic Indoor-Outdoor Environments". This is is followed by a B.Sc. thesis talk given by Mr Nils Plückebaum at 11:00 titled "Implementation of an IoT Security Framework".


09.11.2018 | Thesis Mini-Symposeum on 9th of November

On Friday, November 9th we are organising thesis symposium day. Specifically we have three thesis talks. First, Ms Umaar Farooq presents her M.Sc. thesis results at 03:00. The thesis is titled "Multi-Connectivity Scheduling for Multi-RAT 5G System". The research was done in cooperation with NEC Research. This is is followed by a M.Sc. thesis talk given by Mr Klaudio Elezai at 11:00 titled "Experimental Coexistence Study of Different Medium Access Control Methods". Finally, Mr Joachim Streit presents results from his B.Sc. thesis at 14:00. The talk is titled "Pedestrian Traffic Dynamics in the context of Mobile Communications Networks". 


23.10.2018 | IEEE DySPAN 2018 Week

IEEE DySPAN 2018 conference starts on Monday, September 22nd in Seoul. The conference is one of the premier conferences on cognitive radios, dynamic spectrum management, and beyond 5G concepts. This year iNETS participates to conference with a team presenting two papers. One outlining our results on applying spatial interpolation methods for crowdsourced REM data, and another outlining early results from our work on using machine learning for modulation classification.


22.10.2018 | B.Sc. thesis talks on 22nd of October

On Monday, October 22nd we have B.Sc. thesis seminar. Mr Florian Walter presents results from his B.Sc. thesis results at 16:00. The thesis is titled as "Performance Evaluation of Data Centre TCP in ns-3". The results show some surprising behaviour of DCTCP, when compared to buffer managed classical TCP flavour.


12.09.2018 | Communications Networks (Kommunikationsnetze) Results

Exam results of Kommunikationsnetze have been posted. There will be an opportunity to have a look of exam papers (Einsicht) at 4 pm on Wednesday 19th September in the iNETS lecture room. 


12.09.2018 | New IoT Laboratory Course in Winter Semester

We are introducing a new Internet of Things (IoT) laboratory project in the coming winter semester. The course is similar to popular SMEAGOL laboratory, but IoTLab focuses on Internet of Technology issues in the context of embedded design, communications, and sensor. 


10.09.2018 | Two thesis talks on 10th of September

On Monday, September 10th we have two M.Sc. thesis seminars. Specifically we have two thesis talks. First, Mr Chaudhary Maid Nadeem presents his M.Sc. thesis results at 15:00. The thesis is titled "Classification and Prediction of Network Traffic using Machine Learning". This is is followed by a M.Sc. thesis talk given by Ms Anagha Thakur at 16:00 titled "Performance Evaluation of Modern TCP Variants in High-Speed Wireless Networks".


20.08.2018 | Two thesis talks on 20th of August

On Monday, June 20th we have a mini M.Sc. thesis seminar day. Specifically we have two thesis talks. First, Mr Sebastian B. Leutner presents his M.Sc. thesis results at 10:00. The thesis is titled "Software-Defined mm-Wave OFDM Transceiver using RFNoC FPGA Framework". This is is followed by a M.Sc. thesis given by Mr Colin de Vrieze  at 11:00 titled "RF Signal Classification using Machine Learning".


13.07.2018 | iNETS Thesis mini-conference on 13th of July

On Friday 13th of July, iNETS organises a mini-conference presenting results from two M.Sc. thesis and one B.Sc. thesis projects. The presentations are given by Ms Marie-Theres Suer for M.Sc. degree ("Cooperative Sensing Threshold for Future Wi-Fi Networks"), and Ms Nina Grosheva for M.Sc. degree ("Performance Study of Radar and Communications Systems Coexistence"). Ms Xiaotong Meng will defend her B.Sc. degree ("Machine Learning Algorithms for Radar Based Gesture Recognition"). The mini-conference presentations will start at 09:00 a.m. and will take place in the Seminar Room of iNETS. 


21.06.2018 | Two thesis talks on 21st of June

On June 21st we have a mini M.Sc. thesis seminar day. Specifically we have two thesis talks. First, Mr Louay Mresheh presents his M.Sc. thesis results at 10:00. The thesis is titled "Performance Evaluation of Multiple-Receiver Random Access Schemes for Wireless Networks". This is is followed by a M.Sc. thesis talk by Mr Saumil Shah at 11:00 titled "Performance Evaluation of Wi-Fi/LTE Coexistence in ns-3". 


18.06.2018 | Two thesis talks on 18th of June

On June 18th we have a double thesis talk day. First, Mr Amit Thakur presents his M.Sc. thesis results at 15:00. The thesis is titled "Measurement Study for Deriving Line-of-Sight Blockage Statistics in Urban Environments". This is is followed a B.Sc. thesis talk by Mr Kaiyan Liu at 16:00 titled "Influence of Building Data Quality on Coverage Prediction for mm-Wave Cellular Networks". 


28.05.2018 | M.Sc. Thesis presentation on 28th of May

Mr Benedikt Rosarius will be presenting results from his M.Sc. thesis titled "Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication Based Intersection Automation Using Model Predictive Control". The presentation will start at 16:00 on Monday 28th of March, and will take place in iNETS Seminar Room.  


25.05.2018 | M.Sc. Thesis presentation on 25th of May

Mr Zakarya El-friakh will be presenting results from his M.Sc. thesis titled "Indoor Radio Environment Maps with Low-Cost Wi-Fi Devices". The presentation will start at 10:00 on 25th of March, and will take place in iNETS Seminar Room.  


16.04.2018 | mmSys Workshop 2018

IEEE Workshop on Millimeter-Wave Networked Systems (mmSys) is taking place on 16.4 in Honolulu, Hawaii.  The workshop is co-located with INFOCOM 2018. The workshop is organised by Dr Ljiljana Simic (iNETS) and Prof. Marina Petrova, and program includes also a keynote from the pioneer of mmSys research Prof. Ted Rappaport (NUY).


16.03.2018 | M.Sc. Thesis presentation on 16th of March

Mr Shiwei Shen will be presenting results from his M.Sc. thesis titled "Applications of Game Theory to In-Band Full-Duplex Wireless Communications". The presentation will start at 10:00 on 16th of March, and will take place in iNETS Seminar Room.  


15.03.2018 | Two thesis talks on 15th of March

On March 15th we have a double thesis talk day. First, Mr Jianlin Lin presents his M.Sc. thesis results at 15:00. The thesis is titled "Event-based depth perception for neuromorphic robots" and it has been done in cooperation with UZH/ETHZ. This is followed a M.Sc. thesis talk by Mr Hongjin Li at 16:00 titled "Performance of Channel and Power Allocation Schemes for Downlink Power-Domain NOMA Systems". 


14.02.2018 | MADCOM in EWSN 2018 Presentation

Dr Mähönen will be giving a MADCOM keynote talk "Extreme Densities and IoT Communications". The talk will take place on 14th of February in Madrid and is a part of larger EWSN 2018 conference.   


30.01.2018 | M.Sc. Thesis presentation on 30th of January

Mr Can Ercandogu will be presenting results from his M.Sc. thesis titled "Cognitive Directional MAC Protocol implementation on Software Defined Radios". The presentation will start at 10:00 on 30th of January, and will take place in iNETS Seminar Room.  


23.01.2018 | M.Sc. Thesis presentation on 23rd of January

Mr Alaaedden Bakosh will be presenting results from his M.Sc. thesis titled "Throughput and Stability of In-Band Full-Duplex Wireless Networks with ALOHA Medium Access Control". The presentation will start at 15:00 on 8th of January, and will take place in iNETS Seminar Room.  


08.01.2018 | M.Sc. Thesis presentation on 8th of January

Mr Daniel Sialkowski will be presenting results from his M.Sc. thesis titled "Multi-User Provisioning in mm-Wave Cellular Networks". The presentation will start at 15:00 on 8th of January, and will take place in iNETS Seminar Room.  


18.12.2017 | B.Sc. Thesis presentation on 18th of December

Mr Alexander Pastor will be presenting results from his B.Sc. thesis titled "Coexistence Study of Different Medium Access Mechanisms using a Software Defined Radio Testbed". The presentation will start at 14:00 on Monday 18th of December, and will take place in iNETS Seminar Room.  


15.12.2017 | Ph.D. dissertation talk and defence on 15th of December

Mr Alexandros Palaios will defend his doctoral dissertation on 15th of December. The public talk on large-scale spectrum sensing campaigns and a role of man-made noise will take place at 10:00 a.m. in Seminar Room of  iNETS. The defence will take place later in the afternoon and due to that the institute is closed after 3 p.m.  


03.11.2017 | 2nd iNETS Thesis mini-conference on 3rd of November

On Friday 3rd of November, iNETS organises a mini-conference presenting results from a M.Sc. thesis and two  B.Sc. thesis projects. The presentations are given by Mr Carmine Bianco for B.Sc. degree ("Performance Evaluation of the QUIC Protocol in Wireless Networks"), Mr Immanuel Gehring for B.Sc. degree ("Performance Evaluation of Dense 802.11ac Wi-Fi Network Deployments with Heterogeneous Channel Allocation"), and Mr Aleksander Gladis for M.Sc. degree ("Motion Data Assisted Classification of Smartphone Usage Events").The mini-conference presentations will start at 10:00 and will take place in the Seminar Room of iNETS. 


02.11.2017 | iNETS Thesis mini-conference on 2nd of November

On Thursday 2nd of November, iNETS organises a mini-conference presenting results from four B.Sc. thesis projects. The presentations are given by Ms Yuxi Sun ("Proximity Communication for Secure IoT Networks"), Mr. Alexander Moriz ("Performance Characterization of an Ultra-Wideband Radar for Even Recognition"), Mr Thomas Lambertz ("Distributed Spectrum Sensing with Low-Cost SDRs"), and Mr Michael Zentarra ("Empirical Characterisation of Millimeter-Wave Link Opportunities in an Indoor Environment"). The mini-conference presentations will start at 15:00 and will take place in the Seminar Room of iNETS. 


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