Publications

Journal Papers and Book Chapters

  1. 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”, under revision, Elsevier Computer Communications, 2018.

  2. A. Mandalari, A. Lutu, M. Bagnulo, B. Briscoe and O. Alay, “Measuring ECN++: Good News for ++, Bad News for ECN over Mobile“, in IEEE Communications Magazine, 2018.

  3. S. Ferlin, S. Kucera, H. Claussen and O. Alay, “MPTCP meets FEC: Supporting Latency-Sensitive Applications over Heterogeneous Networks“, in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 2018.
  4. 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) in “Building the Future Internet through FIRE” by River Publishers.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. O. Alay, Y. Wang, E. Erkip, S. Panwar, “Wireless Video Multicast using R-DSTC“, IEEE ComSoc E-Letter of Multimedia Communications Technical Committee, Volume 5, No 5, 2010, pp 44-47.
  11. 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.
  12. 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.

Conference and Workshop Papers

  1. 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”, in Proceedings of IEEE 4th International Forum on Research and Technology for Society and Industry (RTSI), 2018.

  2. C. Jarvis, C. Midoglu, A. Lutu and O. Alay, “Visualizing Mobile Coverage from Repetitive Measurements on Defined Trajectories”, in Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP TMA Workshop on Mobile Network Measurements, 2018.

  3. K. Kousias, M. Riegler, O. Alay and A. Argyriou,”HINDSIGHT: An R-Based Framework Towards Long Short Term Memory (LSTM) Optimization”, in Proceedings of ACM Multimedia Systems Conference (MMSys), 2018.
  4. C. Midoglu, M.Moulay, V. Mancuso, O. Alay, A. Lutu and C. Griwodz, “Open Video Datasets over Operational Mobile Networks with MONROE”, in Proceedings of ACM Multimedia Systems Conference (MMSys), 2018.
  5. C. Midoglu, L. Wimmer, A. Lutu, O. Alay and C. Griwodz, “MONROE-Nettest: A Configurable Tool for Dissecting Speed Measurements in Mobile Broadband”, in Proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM Computer and Networking Experimental Research using Testbeds (CNERT) Workshop, 2018. Best Paper Award
  6. 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”, in Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MOBICOM), 2017.
  7. M. Fida, A. Lutu, M. Marina, O. Alay, “ZipWeave: Towards Efficient and Reliable Measurement based Mobile Coverage Maps“, in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2017.
  8. 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“, in Proceedings of ACM MOBICOM WiNTECH Workshop, 2017.
  9. 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“, in Proceedings of ACM MOBICOM Workshop on Wireless Network Testbeds, Experimental evaluation & CHaracterization (WiNTECH), 2017.
  10. 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”, in Proceedings of ACM MOBICOM Workshop on Wireless Network Testbeds, Experimental evaluation & CHaracterization (WiNTECH), demo paper, 2017. Best Demo Award
  11. 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“, in Proceedings of IEEE International Teletraffic Congress (ITC), 2017.
  12. K. Kousias, C. Midoglu, A. Lutu, O. Alay, A. Argyriou and M. Riegler, “The Same, Only Different: Contrasting Mobile Operator Behaviour from CrowdSourced Dataset”, in Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2017.
  13. I. Learmonth, A. Lutu, G. Fairhurst, D. Ros and O.Alay, “Path Transparency Measurements from the Mobile Edge with PATHspider“, in Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP TMA Workshop on Mobile Network Measurement, 2017.
  14. 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“, in Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP TMA Workshop on Mobile Network Measurement, 2017.
  15. S. Ferlin, O. Alay, D. Hayes, T. Dreibholz and M. Welzl, “Revisiting Congestion Control for Multipath TCP with Shared Bottleneck Detection“, in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2016.
  16. A. Lutu, Y. R. Siwakoti, O. Alay, D. Baltrunas and A. Elmokashfi, “Profiling Mobile Broadband Coverage“, in Proceedings of IFIP Traffic Measurement and Analysis Conference (TMA), 2016. Best Paper Award
  17. O. Alay et al, “MONROE, a distributed platform to measure and assess mobile broadband networks“, in Proceedings of ACM MOBICOM All Things Cellular and Wintech Workshops, demo paper, 2016.
  18. O. Alay et al, “Measuring and Assessing Mobile Broadband Networks with MONROE“, in Proceedings of IEEE WoWMoM, demo paper, 2016. Best Demo Award
  19. S, Ferlin, O. Alay, O. Mehani and R. Boreli, “BLEST: Blocking Estimation-based MPTCP Scheduler for Heterogeneous Networks“, in Proceedings of IFIP Networking, 2016.
  20. D. Baltrunas, A. Elmokashfi, A. Kvalbein and O. Alay, “Investigating Packet Loss in Mobile Broadband Networks under Mobility“, in Proceedings of IFIP Networking, 2016.
  21. R. Barik, M. Welzl, S, Ferlin and O. Alay, “LISA: A Linked Slow Start Algorithm for MPTCP“, in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), 2016.
  22. O. Alay and A. Argyriou, “Cooperative Live Video Multicast for Small Cell Base Stations with Overlapping Coverage“, in Proceedings of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2016.
  23. A. Argyriou and O. Alay, “Lossy Transmission of Correlated Sources in a Multiple Access Quasi-Static Fading Channel“, in Proceedings of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2016.
  24. 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“, in Proceedings of  IRTF & ISOC Workshop on Research and Applications of Internet Measurements (RAIM), 2015.
  25. P. Hurtig, O. Alay, S. Ferlin and K. Yedugundla, “Reducing Transport Latency using Multipath Protocols“, in Proceedings of EUCNC, special session on Reducing Transport Latency, 2015.
  26. I. Livadariu, S. Ferlin, O. Alay, T. Dreibholz, A. Dhamdhere and A. Elmokashfi, “Leveraging the IPv4/IPv6 Identity Duality by using Multi-Path Transport“, in Proceedings of 18th IEEE INFOCOM Global Internet Symposium, 2015.
  27. S. F. Oliveira, T. Dreibholz, O. Alay, “Multi-Path Transport over Heterogeneous Wireless Networks: Does it really pay off?“, in Proceedings of IEEE GLOBECOM, 2014.
  28. C. Paasch, S. F. Oliveira, O. Alay and O. Bonaventure, “Experimental Evaluation of Multi-path TCP Schedulers“, in Proceedings of ACM SIGCOMM CSWS, 2014.
  29. S. F. Oliveira, T. Dreibholz, O. Alay, “Tackling the Challenge of Bufferbloat in Multi-Path Transport over Heterogeneous Wireless Networks“, in Proceedings of IEEE/ACM IWQoS, 2014.
  30. S. F. Oliveira, T. Dreibholz, O. Alay, A. Kvalbein, “Measuring the QoS Characteristics of Operational 3G Mobile Broadband Networks“, in Proceedings of IEEE AINA, PAMS workshop, 2014.
  31. O. Alay, A. Argyriou, “Transmission of Correlated Gaussian Sources with Opportunistic Interference“, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2014.
  32. X. Xu, O. Alay, E. Erkip, Y. Wang, S. Panwar, “Two-way wireless video communication using Randomized cooperation, Network Coding and packet level FEC“, in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), 2012.
  33. O. Alay, H. Stephansen, “The effect of multi-generation encoding in broadcast contribution on the end-user video quality”, in Proceedings of IEEE Packet Video Workshop (PV), 2012.
  34. 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.
  35. 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.
  36. O. Alay, P. Liu, Y. Wang, E. Erkip, S. Panwar, “Error Resilient Video Multicast using Randomized Distributed Space-time Codes“, in Proceedings of IEEE ICASSP, Dallas, TX, March, 2010.
  37. O. Alay, P. Liu, Z. Guo, L. Wang, Y. Wang, E. Erkip, S. Panwar, “Cooperative Layered Video Multicast using Randomized Distributed Space-time Codes“, in Proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM MOVID Workshop, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, April, 2009.
  38. 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“, in Proceedings of IEEE TRIDENTCOM, Washington D.C., April 2009.
  39. 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.
  40. O. Alay, X. Pan, E. Erkip and Y. Wang, “Layered Randomized Cooperative Multicast for Lossy Data: A Superposition Approach“, in Proceedings of IEEE CISS, Baltimore, MD, March 2009.
  41. O. Alay, T. Korakis, Y. Wang and S. Panwar, “Is Physical Layer Error Correction sufficient for Video Multicast over IEEE 802.11g Networks?“, in Proceedings of IEEE CCNC, Las Vegas, NV, January 2009.
  42. 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“, in Proceedings of IEEE CCNC, Las Vegas, NV, January 2009.
  43. O. Alay, K. Guan, Y. Wang, E. Erkip, S. Panwar and R. Ghanadan, “Wireless Video Multicast in Tactical Environments“, in Proceedings of IEEE MILCOM, San Diego, CA, November 2008.
  44. O. Alay, R. Ding, E. Erkip, Y. Wang and A. Scaglione, “Layered randomized cooperation for multicast“, in Proceedings of IEEE ASILOMAR, Pacific Grove, CA, October 2008 (invited).
  45. O. Alay, T. Korakis, Y. Wang and S. Panwar, “Layered Wireless Video Multicast using Directional Relays“, in Proceedings of IEEE ICIP, San Diego, CA, October 2008.
  46. O. Alay, T. Korakis, Y. Wang, E. Erkip, S. Panwar, “Layered Wireless Video Multicast using Omni-directional Relays“, in Proceedings of IEEE ICASSP, Las Vegas, NV, April 2008.
  47. O. Alay, E. Erkip and Y. Wang, “Cooperative Transmission of Correlated Gaussian Sources“, in Proceedings of IEEE ASILOMAR, Pacific Grove, CA, November 2007.
  48. O. Alay, H. Shutoy, D. Gunduz, E. Erkip, Y. Wang, “Cooperative Source and Channel Coding for Wireless Multimedia Communications”, in Proceedings of 16th Annual Wireless and Optical Communications Conference, NJ, April 2007
  49. O. Alay, G. B. Akar, “Fast Mode Decision for Intra Prediction in H.264”, in Proceedings of IEEE 14th Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference, Antalya, April 2006.