Publications

Journal Papers and Book Chapters

  1. P. Hurtig, K.J. Grinnemo, A. Brunstrom, S. Ferlin, O. Alay and N. Kuhn, “Low-Latency Scheduling in MPTCP“, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Volume 27 Issue 1, February 2019.
  2. V. Mancuso, M. Peon-Quiros, C. Midoglu, M. Moulay, V. Comite, A. Lutu, O. Alay, S. Alfredsson, M. Rajiullah, A. Brunstrom, M. Mellia, A. S. Khatouni and T. Hirsch, “Results from Running an Experiment as a Service Platform for Mobile Broadband Networks in Europe“, Elsevier Computer Communications, Volume 133, Pages 89-101, January 2019.

  3. A. Schwind, C. Midoglu, O. Alay, C. Griwodz, and F. Wamser, “Dissecting the Performance of YouTube Video Streaming in Mobile Networks“, to appear, International Journal on Network Management, 2019.

  4. S. Ferlin, S. Kucera, H. Claussen and O. Alay, “MPTCP meets FEC: Supporting Latency-Sensitive Applications over Heterogeneous Networks“, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Volume 26 Issue 5, October 2018.

  5. A. Mandalari, A. Lutu, M. Bagnulo, B. Briscoe and O. Alay, “Measuring ECN++: Good News for ++, Bad News for ECN over Mobile“, IEEE Communications Magazine, Volume: 56, Issue: 3, March 2018.
  6. A. Argyriou, P. Palantas and O. Alay, “Modeling the Lossy Transmission of Correlated Sources in Multiple Access Fading Channels“, Elsevier Physical Communication, Volume 24, Pages 34-45, September 2017.
  7. A. Lutu, Y. R. Siwakoti, O. Alay, D. Baltrunas and A. Elmokashfi, “The Good, the Bad and the Implications of Profiling Mobile Broadband Coverage “, Elsevier Computer Networks, Vol. 107, pp. 76–93, October 2016.
  8. K. Yedugundla, S. Ferlin, T. Dreibholz, O. Alay, N. Kuhn, P. Hurtig and A. Brunstrom, “Is Multi-Path Transport Suitable for Latency Sensitive Traffic?“, Elsevier Computer Networks, Vol. 105, pp.1-21, August 2016.
  9. A. Argyriou and O. Alay, “Distributed Estimation of Correlated Data in Multiple Access Wireless Sensor Networks with Interference Cancellation“, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Volume 15, No. 3, March 2016, pp 2205-2214.
  10. O. Alay, A. Lutu, R. García, M. Peón-Quirós, V. Mancuso, T. Hirsch, T. Dely, J. Werme, K. Evensen, A. Hansen, S. Alfredsson, J. Karlsson, A. Brunstrom, A. S. Khatouni, M. Mellia, M. A. Marsan, R. Monno and H. Lonsethagen, “MONROE: Measuring Mobile Broadband Networks in Europe“, book chapter (Ch5) “Building the Future Internet through FIRE”, FIRE Book: a Research and Experimentation based Approach, pp. 155-187, 2016.
  11. O. Alay, P. Liu, Y. Wang, E. Erkip, S. Panwar, “Cooperative Layered Video Multicast using Randomized Distributed Space Time Codes“, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Volume 13, No. 5, October 2011, pp 1127-1140.
  12. O. Alay, T. Korakis, Y. Wang, E. Erkip, S. Panwar, “Layered Wireless Video Multicast Using Relays“, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Volume 20, No 8, 2010, pp 1095-1109.
  13. O. Alay, T. Korakis, Y. Wang, S. Panwar, “Dynamic Rate and FEC Adaptation for Video Multicast in Multi-rate Wireless Networks“, ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), Special Issue on Advances In Wireless Testbeds and Research Infrastructures, Volume 15, Number 3, 2010, pp 425-434.

Long Conference Papers

  1. K. Kousias, O. Alay, A. Argyriou, A. Lutu, M. Riegler, “Estimating Downlink Throughput from End-User Measurements in Mobile Broadband Networks”, to appear, IEEE World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM), 2019.
  2. M. Rajiullah, A. Lutu, A. S. Khatouni, M. Fida, M. Mellia, A. Brunstrom, O. Alay, S. Alfredsson and V. Mancuso, “Web Experience in Operational Mobile Networks: Lessons from Two Million Page Visits“, ACM The Web Conference (www), 2019.

  3. A. S. Asrese, E. A. Walelgne, V. Bajpai, A. Lutu, O. Alay, J. Ott, “Measuring Web Quality of Experience in Cellular Networks“, Passive and Active Measurements Conference (PAM), 2019.
  4. A. Mandalari, A. Lutu, A. Custura, A. Safari, O. Alay, M. Bagnulo, V. Bajpai, A. Brunstrom, J. Ott, M. Mellia, G. Fairhurst, ” Experience: Implications of Roaming in Europe“, ACM International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MOBICOM), 2018.
  5. O. Alay, A. Lutu, M. Peon-Quiros, V. Mancuso, T. Hirsch, K. Evensen, A. F. Hansen, S. Alfredsson, J. Karlsson, A. Brunstrom, A. S. Khatouni, M. Mellia and M. A. Marsan, “Experience: An Open Platform for Experimentation with Commercial Mobile Broadband Networks”, ACM International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MOBICOM), 2017.
  6. M. Fida, A. Lutu, M. Marina, O. Alay, “ZipWeave: Towards Efficient and Reliable Measurement based Mobile Coverage Maps“, IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2017.
  7. A. S. Khatouni , M. Mellia, M. A. Marsan, S. Alfredsson , J. Karlsson , A. Brunstrom, Ö. Alay, A. Lutu , C. Midoglu and V. Mancuso, “Speedtest-like Measurements in 3G/4G Networks: the MONROE Experience“, IEEE International Teletraffic Congress (ITC), 2017.
  8. S. Ferlin, O. Alay, D. Hayes, T. Dreibholz and M. Welzl, “Revisiting Congestion Control for Multipath TCP with Shared Bottleneck Detection“, IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2016.
  9. A. Lutu, Y. R. Siwakoti, O. Alay, D. Baltrunas and A. Elmokashfi, “Profiling Mobile Broadband Coverage“, IFIP Traffic Measurement and Analysis Conference (TMA), 2016. Best Paper Award
  10. S, Ferlin, O. Alay, O. Mehani and R. Boreli, “BLEST: Blocking Estimation-based MPTCP Scheduler for Heterogeneous Networks“, IFIP Networking, 2016.
  11. D. Baltrunas, A. Elmokashfi, A. Kvalbein and O. Alay, “Investigating Packet Loss in Mobile Broadband Networks under Mobility“, IFIP Networking, 2016.

Short Conference and Workshop Papers

  1. H. Koumaras, D. Tsolkas, G. Gardikis, P. M. Gomez, V. Frascolla, D. Triantafyllopoulou, M. Emmelmann, V. Koumaras, M. L. G. Osma, D. Munaretto, E. Atxutegi, J. S. de Puga, O. Alay, A. Brunstrom, A. M. C. Bosneag, “5GENESIS: The Genesis of a flexible 5G Facility“, IEEE 23rd International Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD), 2018.
  2. O. Alay, V. Mancuso, A. Brunstrom, S. Alfredsson, M. Mellia, G. Bernini and H. Lonsethagen, “End to end 5G Measurements with MONROE: Challenges and Opportunities“, IEEE 4th International Forum on Research and Technology for Society and Industry (RTSI), 2018.
  3. C. Jarvis, C. Midoglu, A. Lutu and O. Alay, “Visualizing Mobile Coverage from Repetitive Measurements on Defined Trajectories“, IEEE/IFIP TMA Workshop on Mobile Network Measurements, 2018.
  4. K. Kousias, M. Riegler, O. Alay and A. Argyriou, “HINDSIGHT: An R-Based Framework Towards Long Short Term Memory (LSTM) Optimization“, ACM Multimedia Systems Conference (MMSys), 2018.
  5. C. Midoglu, M.Moulay, V. Mancuso, O. Alay, A. Lutu and C. Griwodz, “Open Video Datasets over Operational Mobile Networks with MONROE“, ACM Multimedia Systems Conference (MMSys), 2018.
  6. C. Midoglu, L. Wimmer, A. Lutu, O. Alay and C. Griwodz, “MONROE-Nettest: A Configurable Tool for Dissecting Speed Measurements in Mobile Broadband“, IEEE INFOCOM Computer and Networking Experimental Research using Testbeds (CNERT) Workshop, 2018. Best Paper Award
  7. M. Peon-Quiros, V. Mancuso, V. Comite, A. Lutu, O. Alay, S. Alfredsson, J. Karlsson, A. Brunstrom,  M. Mellia, A. S. Khatouni, and T. Hirsch, “Results from running an experiment as a service platform for mobile networks“, ACM MOBICOM Workshop on Wireless Network Testbeds, Experimental evaluation & CHaracterization (WiNTECH), 2017.
  8. M. Fida, K. Kousias, A. Lutu, O. Alay, M. Rajiullah, A. Brunstrom, and A. Argyriou, “FLEX-MONROE: A Unified Platform for Experiments under Controlled and Operational LTE Settings“, ACM MOBICOM Workshop on Wireless Network Testbeds, Experimental evaluation & CHaracterization (WiNTECH), 2017.
  9. M. Fida, K. Kousias, A. Lutu, O. Alay, M. Rajiullah, A. Brunstrom, and A. Argyriou, “Experimentation in Controlled and Operational LTE Settings with FLEX-MONROE”, ACM MOBICOM Workshop on Wireless Network Testbeds, Experimental evaluation & CHaracterization (WiNTECH), demo paper, 2017. Best Demo Award
  10. K. Kousias, C. Midoglu, A. Lutu, O. Alay, A. Argyriou and M. Riegler, “The Same, Only Different: Contrasting Mobile Operator Behaviour from CrowdSourced Dataset“, IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2017.
  11. I. Learmonth, A. Lutu, G. Fairhurst, D. Ros and O.Alay, “Path Transparency Measurements from the Mobile Edge with PATHspider“, IEEE/IFIP TMA Workshop on Mobile Network Measurement, 2017.
  12. A. Schwind, M. Seufert, O. Alay, P. Casas, P. Tran-Gia and F. Wamser, “Concept and Implementation of Video QoE Measurements in a Mobile Broadband Testbed“, IEEE/IFIP TMA Workshop on Mobile Network Measurement, 2017.
  13. O. Alay et al, “MONROE, a distributed platform to measure and assess mobile broadband networks“, ACM MOBICOM All Things Cellular and Wintech Workshops, demo paper, 2016.
  14. O. Alay et al, “Measuring and Assessing Mobile Broadband Networks with MONROE“, IEEE WoWMoM, demo paper, 2016. Best Demo Award
  15. R. Barik, M. Welzl, S, Ferlin and O. Alay, “LISA: A Linked Slow Start Algorithm for MPTCP“, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), 2016.
  16. O. Alay and A. Argyriou, “Cooperative Live Video Multicast for Small Cell Base Stations with Overlapping Coverage“, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2016.
  17. A. Argyriou and O. Alay, “Lossy Transmission of Correlated Sources in a Multiple Access Quasi-Static Fading Channel“, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2016.
  18. O. Alay, A. Lutu, D. Ros, R. Garcia, V. Mancuso A. F. Hansen, A. Brunstrom, M. A. Marsan and H. Lonsethagen, “MONROE: Measuring Mobile Broadband Networks in Europe“, IRTF & ISOC Workshop on Research and Applications of Internet Measurements (RAIM), 2015.
  19. P. Hurtig, O. Alay, S. Ferlin and K. Yedugundla, “Reducing Transport Latency using Multipath Protocols“, EUCNC, special session on Reducing Transport Latency, 2015.
  20. I. Livadariu, S. Ferlin, O. Alay, T. Dreibholz, A. Dhamdhere and A. Elmokashfi, “Leveraging the IPv4/IPv6 Identity Duality by using Multi-Path Transport“, IEEE INFOCOM Global Internet Symposium, 2015.
  21. S. F. Oliveira, T. Dreibholz, O. Alay, “Multi-Path Transport over Heterogeneous Wireless Networks: Does it really pay off?“, IEEE GLOBECOM, 2014.
  22. C. Paasch, S. F. Oliveira, O. Alay, O. Bonaventure, “Experimental Evaluation of Multi-path TCP Schedulers“, ACM SIGCOMM CSWS, 2014.
  23. S. F. Oliveira, T. Dreibholz, O. Alay, “Tackling the Challenge of Bufferbloat in Multi-Path Transport over Heterogeneous Wireless Networks“, IEEE/ACM IWQoS, 2014.
  24. S. F. Oliveira, T. Dreibholz, O. Alay, A. Kvalbein, “Measuring the QoS Characteristics of Operational 3G Mobile Broadband Networks“, IEEE AINA, PAMS workshop, 2014.
  25. O. Alay, A. Argyriou, “Transmission of Correlated Gaussian Sources with Opportunistic Interference“, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2014.
  26. X. Xu, O. Alay, E. Erkip, Y. Wang, S. Panwar, “Two-way wireless video communication using Randomized cooperation, Network Coding and packet level FEC“, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), 2012.
  27. O. Alay, H. Stephansen, “The effect of multi-generation encoding in broadcast contribution on the end-user video quality”, IEEE Packet Video Workshop (PV), 2012.
  28. O. Alay, Z. Guo, Y. Wang, E. Erkip, S. Panwar, “Enhanced Parity Packet Transmission for Video Multicast using R-DSTC“, IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2010.
  29. T. Q. Duong, O. Alay, E. Erkip, H. J. Zepernick, “End-to-End Performance of Randomized Distributed Space-Time Codes“, IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2010.
  30. O. Alay, P. Liu, Y. Wang, E. Erkip, S. Panwar, “Error Resilient Video Multicast using Randomized Distributed Space-time Codes“, IEEE ICASSP, Dallas, TX, March, 2010.
  31. O. Alay, P. Liu, Z. Guo, L. Wang, Y. Wang, E. Erkip, S. Panwar, “Cooperative Layered Video Multicast using Randomized Distributed Space-time Codes“, IEEE INFOCOM MOVID Workshop, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, April, 2009.
  32. O. Alay , C. Li, A. Rai, T. Korakis, Y. Wang and S. Panwar, “Dynamic Rate and FEC Adaptation for Video Multicast in Multi-rate Wireless Networks“, IEEE TRIDENTCOM, Washington D.C., April 2009.
  33. O. Alay , Z. Xu, T. Korakis, Y. Wang and S. Panwar, “Implementing a Cooperative MAC Protocol for Wireless Video Multicast“, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Budapest, Hungary, April 2009.
  34. O. Alay, X. Pan, E. Erkip and Y. Wang, “Layered Randomized Cooperative Multicast for Lossy Data: A Superposition Approach“, IEEE CISS, Baltimore, MD, March 2009.
  35. O. Alay, T. Korakis, Y. Wang and S. Panwar, “Is Physical Layer Error Correction sufficient for Video Multicast over IEEE 802.11g Networks?“, IEEE CCNC, Las Vegas, NV, January 2009.
  36. O. Alay, T. Korakis, Y. Wang and S. Panwar , “An Experimental Study of Packet Loss and Forward Error Correction in Video Multicast over IEEE 802.11b Network“, IEEE CCNC, Las Vegas, NV, January 2009.
  37. O. Alay, K. Guan, Y. Wang, E. Erkip, S. Panwar and R. Ghanadan, “Wireless Video Multicast in Tactical Environments“, IEEE MILCOM, San Diego, CA, November 2008.
  38. O. Alay, R. Ding, E. Erkip, Y. Wang and A. Scaglione, “Layered randomized cooperation for multicast“, IEEE ASILOMAR, Pacific Grove, CA, October 2008 (invited).
  39. O. Alay, T. Korakis, Y. Wang and S. Panwar, “Layered Wireless Video Multicast using Directional Relays“, IEEE ICIP, San Diego, CA, October 2008.
  40. O. Alay, T. Korakis, Y. Wang, E. Erkip, S. Panwar, “Layered Wireless Video Multicast using Omni-directional Relays“, IEEE ICASSP, Las Vegas, NV, April 2008.
  41. O. Alay, E. Erkip and Y. Wang, “Cooperative Transmission of Correlated Gaussian Sources“, IEEE ASILOMAR, Pacific Grove, CA, November 2007.
  42. O. Alay, H. Shutoy, D. Gunduz, E. Erkip, Y. Wang, “Cooperative Source and Channel Coding for Wireless Multimedia Communications”, Wireless and Optical Communications Conference, NJ, April 2007
  43. O. Alay, G. B. Akar, “Fast Mode Decision for Intra Prediction in H.264”, IEEE Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference, Antalya, April 2006.