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  • Improved selection of the best forwarding candidate in 3MRP for VANETs 

    Mohamad Mezher, Ahmad; Lemus Cárdenas, Leticia; Cárdenas Barrera, Julián; Castillo Guerra, Eduardo; Meng, Julian; Aguilar Igartua, Mónica (2019)
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    The design of different metrics in hop-by-hop routing protocols for vehicular ad hoc networks (VANETs) has been investigated with the clear objective to improve the performance of VANETs in terms of packet losses and average ...
  • 3MRP+: an improved multimetric geographical routing protocol for VANETs 

    Lemus Cárdenas, Leticia; Mezher, Ahmad Mohamad; López Márquez, Nely Patricia; Barbecho Bautista, Pablo Andrés; Cárdenas Barrera, Julián; Aguilar Igartua, Mónica (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2018)
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    The design of routing protocols in vehicular ad hoc networks (VANETs) is fundamental to achieve a high packets’ delivery ratio. Routing protocols whose operation considers the nodes’ positions use updated routing information ...
  • A testbed based performance evaluation of smart grid wireless neighborhood area networks routing protocols 

    Astudillo León, Juan Pablo; Cruz Llopis, Luis Javier de la (IOS Press, 2020)
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    Smart Grid networks have a data communication network associated with the electrical energy distribution infrastructure. This network connects all the sub- scribers’ homes with the data control centers of the supplying ...
  • Measuring online advertising viewability and analyzing its variability across different dimensions 

    Expósito Ventura, Marta; Ruipérez Valiente, José A.; Forné Muñoz, Jorge (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2020)
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    Many of the current online business base completely their revenue models in earnings from online advertisement. A problematic fact is that according to Google more than half of display ads are not being seen. The International ...
  • Towards a distributed congestion control mechanism for smart grid neighborhood area networks 

    Astudillo León, Juan Pablo; Begin, Thomas; Busson, Anthony; Cruz Llopis, Luis Javier de la (2019)
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    The need for significant improvements in the management and efficient use of electrical energy has led to the evolution from the traditional electrical infrastructures towards modern Smart Grid networks. Taking into account ...
  • Measuring online tracking and privacy risks on Ecuadorian websites 

    Estrada Jiménez, José Antonio; Rodríguez Hoyos, Ana Fernanda; Parra Arnau, Javier; Forné Muñoz, Jorge (2019)
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    Online tracking has become a great enabler of massive surveillance so it is now a critical vector for threatening the privacy of users. Despite the benefits of online tracking for personalized advertising, the complexity ...
  • Anonymizing cybersecurity data in critical infrastructures: the CIPSEC approach 

    Rodríguez Hoyos, Ana Fernanda; Estrada Jiménez, José Antonio; Rebollo-Monedero, David; Forné Muñoz, Jorge; Trapero Burgos, Rubén; Álvarez Romero, Antonio (ISCRAM, 2019)
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    Cybersecurity logs are permanently generated by network devices to describe security incidents. With modern computing technology, such logs can be exploited to counter threats in real time or before they gain a foothold. ...
  • Adaptive video-streaming dissemination in realistic highway vehicular ad-hoc networks 

    Iza Paredes, Cristhian; Mezher, Ahmad Mohamad; Aguilar Igartua, Mónica (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2016)
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    The dissemination of video information contents migth enhance the performances of safety-related applications in vehicular ah-hoc networks (VANETs). A major problem concerns the high sensitivity of the compressed video ...
  • Evaluating video dissemination in realistic urban vehicular ad-hoc networks 

    Iza Paredes, Cristhian; Mezher, Ahmad Mohamad; Aguilar Igartua, Mónica (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2016)
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    Video content delivery for vehicular ad hoc networks (VANETs) is envisioned to be of high benefit for road safety, traffic management as well as for providing value-added vehicle services. In this paper, we evaluate five ...
  • Impact of packet error modeling in VANET simulations 

    Tripp Barba, Carolina; Urquiza Aguiar, Luis; Estrada Jiménez, José Antonio; Aguilar-Calderón, José Alfonso; Zaldivar Colado, Aníbal; Aguilar Igartua, Mónica (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    Simulation is a very valuable mechanism to study the performance of vehicular ad-hoc networks (VANETs), due to the high cost and effort involved in the deployment of vehicles in urban scenarios. Accordingly, as in real ...
  • Multimedia communications in vehicular adhoc networks for several applications in the smart cities 

    Iza Paredes, Cristhian; Uribe Ramírez, José Antonio; López Márquez, Nely Patricia; Lemus Cárdenas, Leticia; Mezher, Ahmad Mohamad; Aguilar Igartua, Mónica (Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, 2017)
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    Road safety applications envisaged for vehicular ad hoc networks (VANETs) depend largely on the exchange of messages to deliver information to concerned vehicles. Safety applications as well as inherent VANET characteristics ...
  • Heuristic methods in geographical routing protocols for VANETs 

    Urquiza Aguiar, Luis; Almeida, Daniel; Tripp Barba, Carolina; Aguilar Igartua, Mónica (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2015)
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    This paper proposes different local\hyph search heuristics to improve the performance of geographical routing protocols in VANET networks, which typically relies the selection of the next node only on the best candidate. ...

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