Seminars and Events



GAIUS: Enabling hyperlocal content for the next three billion
July 29, 2019 Jiska Classen, TU Darmstadt Bluetooth, does it spark joy?
August 19, 2019 Romit Roy Choudhury The Internet of Acoustic Things: Ideas, Challenges, and Opportunities
October 10, 2019 Arjuna Sathiaseelan, GAIUS Networks


June 25, 2019 Nik Sultana, University of Pennsylvania Flightplan: Dataplane Disaggregation and Coordination for In-network Computing
May 7, 2019 Rajkaran Sing Urban Vibes and Rural Charms: Analysis of Geographic Diversity in Mobile Service Usage at National Scale (Published at WWW 2019)
April 2, 2019 Cigdem Sengul DNS and Blockchain: Friends or Foes?
March 12, 2019 SCONE meeting at Glasgow Various presentations Link
February 28, 2019 Haoyu Liu IoT security
December 13, 2018 Marco Cominelli Bluetooth Sniffing on Steroids: App Debugging and Privacy Auditing with an SDR+GPU Packet Analyser
November 21, 2018 Rui Li Learning Driven Mobility Control of Airborne Base Stations in Emergency Networks
November 15, 2018 Tariq Elahi Making Mix Networking Work
November 1, 2018 Maria Astefanoaei and Abhirup Ghosh Multi-resolution sketches and locality sensitive hashing for fast trajectory processing and Topological Signatures For Fast Mobility Analysis
October 18, 2018 Benedek Rozemberczki Graph Kernel
October 4, 2018 Valentin Radu Multimodal Deep Learning for Activity and Context Recognition (To appear at Ubicomp 2018.)
September 20, 2018 Kin Sum Liu Network Alignment by Discrete Ollivier-Ricci Flow (To appear at Graph Drawing 2018.)
September 3, 2019 SCONE meeting at Edinburgh Various presentations Link
June 21, 2018 Chaoyun Zhang On Device Grouping for Efficient Multicast Communications in Narrowband-IoT
June 21, 2018 Galini Tsoukaneri Long-Term Mobile Traffic Forecasting Using Deep Spatio-Temporal Neural Networks
June 14, 2018 Zhenyu Wen ApproxIoT: Approximate Analytics for Edge Computing
May 24, 2018 Rajkaran Sing On Choosing Between Privacy Preservation Mechanisms for Mobile Trajectory Data Sharing
May 10, 2018 Rui Li A Deep Learning Approach to Maximising the Utility of Virtualised Millimetre-Wave Backhauls
Apr 12, 2018 Mohamed Kassem On the Potential of TVWS Spectrum to Enable a Low Cost Middle Mile Network Infrastructure
Mar 29, 2018 Praveen Tammana Distributed Network Monitoring and Debugging using SwitchPointer
Mar 8, 2018 Mah-Rukh Fida Monitoring QoE in Cellular Network from End-Devices
Feb 20, 2018 SCONE meeting in Aberdeen Various presentations.
Feb 8, 2018 Frankie Garcia,
Keysight Technologies
5G Vision, Technologies and Challenges
Jan 31, 2018 Cecilia Mascolo Systems, Models and Learning: From mobile devices to mobile data
Dec 14, 2017 Myungjin lee Simplifying Datacenter Network Debugging with PathDump
Dec 7, 2017 Chaoyun Zhang ZipNet-GAN: Inferring Fine-grained Mobile Traffic Patterns via a Generative Adversarial Neural Network
Nov 30, 2017 ICSA talks Quick-fire PhD student presentations
Nov 24, 2017 Marco Fiore (CNR, Italy) Privacy in mobile phone trajectory data: indistinguishability and uninformativeness
Nov 2, 2017 Abhirup Ghosh  Finding Periodic Discrete Events in Noisy Streams
Oct 26, 2017 Yota Katsikouli Density and privacy preserving publication of location datasets
Oct 12, 2017 Galini Tsoukaneri ASPIS: A Holistic and Practical Mechanism for Efficient MTC Support over Mobile Networks
Oct 5, 2017 Xenofon Foukas Orion: RAN Slicing for a Flexible and Cost-Effective Multi-Service Mobile Network Architecture
Sep 28, 2017 Pablo Serrano (UC3M) Experimental QoE evaluation of multicast video delivery over IEEE 802.11aa WLANs
Sep 21, 2017 Pramod Bhatotia PrivApprox: Privacy-preserving stream analytics
July 20, 2017 Massimo Condoluci (King’s College London) Enabling group-oriented communications for the Internet of Things in 5G systems
July 20, 2017 Luca Feltrin (University of Bologna, Italy) NB-IoT in a nutshell and uplink capacity evaluation
July 6, 2017 Praveen Tammana Fault Localization in Large-Scale Network Policy Deployment
May 4, 2017 ICSA Session (Mini Forum 2)
Apr 26, 2017 SCONE meeting (St. Andrews)
Mar 28, 2017 Dr Oliver Holland (King’s College London) (11am) Outcomes and Observations from a Series of TV White Space Trials in the UK
Mar 21, 2017 Prof. Guevara Noubir (Northeastern University) (3pm) Robustness and Privacy in Wireless Systems
Mar 9, 2017 Dr Jong Hun Han (University of Cambridge) Open Source Network Tester on NetFPGA Platform
Feb 23, 2017 Zhenyu Wen SmartOrch: An Adaptive Orchestration System for Human-Machine Collectives
Feb 9, 2017 Aline Carneiro Viana (INRIA) (3.30pm, Room 4.31/4.33) Toward a more Tactful Networking
Jan 26, 2017 Xenofon Foukas FlexRAN: A Flexible and Programmable Platform for Software-Defined Radio Access Networks
Jan 12, 2017 SCONE Meeting
Dec 8, 2016 Manickam Rathinakumar CPRecycle: Recycling Cyclic Prefix for Versatile Interference Mitigation in OFDM based Wireless Systems
Nov 24, 2016 Peter Pietzuch (Imperial College London) FLICK: Developing and Running Application-Specific Network Services
Nov 18, 2016 Mischa Dohler (King’s College London) Internet of Skills – Merging 5G, Tactile Internet, Robotics and AI
Nov 17, 2016 Cengis Hasan Deadline-aware Energy Management in Data Centers
Energy-Efficient User Association in Broadcast Transmission
Nov 3, 2016 Yota Katsikouli Human Based Sampling of Mobility Traces
Oct 27, 2016 Valentin Radu UbiComp 2016 Impressions
Oct 27, 2016 Mohamed Kassem Decoupled Uplink/Downlink User Association in HetNets: A Matching with Contracts Approach
Oct 13, 2016 ICSA Session (Mini-Forum 2) Quick-Fire Research Presentations – ICSA Staff
Sept 22, 2016 Tristan Henderson (University of St Andrews) What I Do
July 15, 2016 Hakim Weatherspoon (Cornell University) The Supercloud: Opportunities and Challenges
July 14, 2016 Sanjay K. Jha (University of New South Wales) A Changing Landscape: Securing The Internet Of Things
July 12, 2016 Prof. Mostafa Ammar (Georgia Tech) The Evolution of Networking and Its Research: A Personal Perspective
June 30, 2016 Manickam Rathinakumar GAVEL: Strategy-Proof Ascending Bid Auction for Dynamic Licensed Shared Access
June 2, 2016 Cengis Hasan On LTE-WiFi Coexistence and Inter-Operator Spectrum Sharing in Unlicensed Bands: Altruism, Cooperation and Fairness
May 27, 2016 Giacomo Bernardi A Practical Take on Software Defined Networking
May 19, 2016 Daniel Licciardello A New Strategy for Radio Resource Allocation in Wireless Access Networks
May 17, 2016 Florin Ciucu (University of Warwick) Exact Analysis of TTL Cache Networks
April 20, 2016 Mirco Musolesi (University College London) Spatio-temporal Networks: Reachability, Centrality, and Robustness
April 7, 2016 Morteza Kheirkhah MMPTCP: A Multipath Transport Protocol for Data Centers
Mar 24, 2016 Maria Astefanoaei Similarity in networks
Mar 17, 2016 Galini Tsoukaneri On the Inference of User Paths from Anonymized Mobility Data
Feb 25, 2016 Alex Dawson SDRAN Use Case : Seamless Mobility in Multi RAT Environments
Feb 11, 2016 Abhirup Ghosh Detecting periodicity in Binary Time Series
Jan 28, 2016 Rajkarn Singh Privacy Preserving Data Sharing in Location Datasets
Jan 21, 2016 Morteza Kheirkhah How to Exploit the Parallel Paths in Modern Data Centres
Dec 17, 2015 Chiara Capretti Experimental characterisation of LTE and WiFi coexistence
Dec 3, 2015 Mah-Rukh Fida Performance Analysis of LTE networks
Nov 19, 2015 Davide Pinato SDN Concepts and Rule Miss Analysis
Nov 5, 2015 Mohamed Kassem Exploring indoor TV White Spaces
Oct 29, 2015 Yota Katsikouli Clustering users based on mobile signal data
Oct 12, 2015 Alan Mislov (Northeastern) Measuring personalization of online services
Oct 8, 2015 Valentin Radu Using machine learning techniques to control hardware operations
Oct 1, 2015 Bo Han (AT&T) (2pm, Room 4.31/4.33) Recent Advances in Network Functions Virtualization
Sep 24, 2015 Rui Li Max-min Fair Allocation in Millimetre Wave Multi-hop Networks
Aug 13, 2015 Praveen Tammana DCTCP
June 4, 2015 Praveen Tammana  CherryPick: Tracing Packet Trajectory in Software-Defined Datacenter Networks
May 11, 2015 Andres Garcia-Saavedra (Trinity College Dublin) (3PM, room 4.31/33) Low Delay Random Linear Coding and Scheduling Over Multiple Interfaces
April 16, 2015 Mah-Rukh Fida Assessing Mobile Internet Quality of Experience
April 9, 2015 Ursula Challita LTE-Licensed Assisted Access (LTE-LAA): a Friend or a Foe?
April 2, 2015 Sivaprakash Senapathi SDN based Management of WiFi Access Points
March 25, 2015 Galini Tsoukaneri From Cells to Streets: Estimating Mobile Paths with Cellular-Side Data
February 26, 2015 Davide Pinato  Rule Caching Mechanisms in an SDN Environment
February 19, 2015 Francesco Gringoli (University of Brescia) Gaining Insight on Friendly Jamming in a Real-World IEEE 802.11
February 12, 2015 Nicolo Facchi Maximising the Utility of Enterprise 802.11ad Wireless Networks
February 5, 2015 Doug Leith (Trinity College Dublin) Coded TCP (CTCP)
January 29, 2015 Saravana Manickam Efficient Spectrum Use using Physical Layer Techniques
January 15, 2015 Maria Astefanoaei  Community detection in networks and its applications
December 4, 2014 Yota Katsikouli  Medians, Clusters and a touch of GPS
November 26, 2014 Valentin Radu  Building a Floor Plan with Smartphone Sensors
November 5, 2014 SCONE Meeting
October 28, 2014 Nishanth Sastry (King’s College, London) On Social Information Sensing & Curation
October 23, 2014 Max Molinari Coverage Prediction using Crowdsourced Mobile Network Measurements and Spatial Statistics
October 9, 2014 Microsoft Research talks  – Accelerating Datacenter Services with Reconfigurable Logic-Ziria: wireless programming for hardware dummies- 32 core processor for high-speed visible light communication
September 25, 2014 Alex Dawson On the Benefits of RAN Virtualisation in C-RAN Based Mobile Networks
September 18, 2014 Kick-off meeting
July 8, 2014 Yota Katsikouli Simplification of streaming GPS data using Topological Persistence
July 3, 2014 Praveen Tammana Servers in Action: Towards Distributed Traffic Measurement in Data centers
June 19, 2014 Arsham Farshad On the Impact of 802.11n Frame Aggregation on End-to-End Available Bandwidth Estimation
June 11, 2014 Manickam Rathinakumar An Iterative and Truthful Multi-Unit Auction Scheme for Coordinated Sharing of Spectrum White Spaces
May 21, 2014 Cigdem Sengul (Oxford Brookes University) Building Programmable Wireless Networks: An Energy Management Perspective
May 9, 2014 Paul Patras Throughput Optimal Wi-Fi Virtualisation with Fairness Guarantees
April 24, 2014 Myungjin Lee, Paul Patras, Rik Sarkar & others Jamboree Talks
March 7, 2014 Pablo Serrano (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid) Greening Wireless Communications: A Top-Down Overview
Feb 26, 2014 Praveen Tammana OpenSketch: Software defined traffic measurement architecture
Feb 19, 2014 Alex Dawson SoftCell, a virtualised EPC for LTE
Jan 15, 2014 Lito Kriara RFID Shakables: Pairing Radio-Frequency Identification Tags with the Help of Gesture Recognition