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  • Towards information-centric edge platform for mesh networks: The case of CityLab testbed 

    Selimi, Mennan; Navarro Moldes, Leandro; Braem, Bart; Freitag, Fèlix (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    By leveraging resources from the Fed4Fire+ City-Lab testbed, we design the PiGeon edge computing platform that experiments solution that enable ICN based edge services in wireless mesh networks (WMNs). PiGeon combines into ...
  • Contract networking for crowdsourced connectivity 

    Dimogerontakis, Emmanouil; Navarro Moldes, Leandro; Selimi, Mennan; Mosquera Dopico, Sergio; Freitag, Fèlix (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Universal connectivity is still unavailable or expensive for half of the global population, despite being critical for social participation. The deployment of crowdsourced networking infrastructures creates an opportunity ...
  • Analysis of four years of experience in a STEM lecturer-training program based on competencies 

    López Álvarez, David; Pérez Poch, Antoni; Llorens García, Ariadna; Alier Forment, Marc (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    This work in progress research-to-practice paper presents the analysis of the experience in the first four years of the lecturer training program developed at UPC-BarcelonaTech. The program, called Postgraduate Degree in ...
  • Network measurements for web tracking analysis and detection: A tutorial 

    Castell Uroz, Ismael; Solé Pareta, Josep; Barlet Ros, Pere (2020-12)
    Article
    Open Access
    Digital society has developed to a point where it is nearly impossible for a user to know what it is happening in the background when using the Internet. To understand it, it is necessary to perform network measurements ...
  • Demystifying content-blockers: A large-scale study of actual performance gains 

    Castell Uroz, Ismael; Solé Pareta, Josep; Barlet Ros, Pere (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    With the evolution of the online advertisement and tracking ecosystem, content-filtering has become the reference tool for improving the security, privacy and browsing experience when surfing the Internet. It is also ...
  • Random forest parameterization for earthquake catalog generation 

    Llácer Giner, David; Otero Calviño, Beatriz; Tous Liesa, Rubén; Monterrubio Velasco, Marisol; Carrasco Jiménez, José; Rojas Ulacio, Otilio (Springer, 2020)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    An earthquake is the vibration pattern of the Earth’s crust induced by the sliding of geological faults. They are usually recorded for later studies. However, strong earthquakes are rare, small-magnitude events may pass ...
  • Privacy preserving deep learning framework in fog computing 

    Gutiérrez Escobar, Norma; Rodríguez Luna, Eva; Mus León, Sergi; Otero Calviño, Beatriz; Canal Corretger, Ramon (Springer, 2020)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Nowadays, the widespread use of mobile devices has raised serious cybersecurity challenges. Mobile services and applications use deep learning (DL) models for the modelling, classification and recognition of complex data, ...
  • An intelligent iris based chronic kidney identification system 

    Muzamil, Sohail; Hussain, Tassadaq; Haider, Amna; Waraich, Umber; Ashiq, Umair; Ayguadé Parra, Eduard (2020-12-12)
    Article
    Open Access
    In recent years, the demand for alternative medical diagnostics of the human kidney or renal is growing, and some of the reasons behind this relate to its non-invasive, early, real-time, and pain-free mechanism. The chronic ...
  • Multi-GPU parallelization of the NAS multi-zone parallel benchmarks 

    González Tallada, Marc; Morancho Llena, Enrique (2021-01-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    GPU-based computing systems have become a widely accepted solution for the high-performance-computing (HPC) domain. GPUs have shown highly competitive performance-per-watt ratios and can exploit an astonishing level of ...
  • An IIoT based ICS to improve safety through fast and accurate hazard detection and differentiation 

    Moradbeikie, Azin; Jamshidi, Kamal; Bohlooli, Ali; García Almiñana, Jordi; Masip Bruin, Xavier (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020-11-25)
    Article
    Open Access
    Safety and security of Industrial Control Systems (ICS) applied in many critical infrastructures is essential. In these systems, hazards can be due either to system failure or cyber-attacks factors. Accurate hazard detection ...
  • Securing RSA hardware accelerators through residue checking 

    Lasheras Mas, Ana; Canal Corretger, Ramon; Rodríguez Luna, Eva; Cassano, Luca (2021-01)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Circuits for the hardware acceleration of cryptographic algorithms are ubiquitously deployed in consumer and industrial products. Although being secure from a mathematical point of view, such accelerators may expose several ...
  • (Position paper) Characterizing the behavior of small producers in smart grids: A data sanity analysis 

    Stefan, Maria; Gutiérrez López, José Manuel; Barlet Ros, Pere; Prieto Araujo, Eduardo; Gomis Bellmunt, Oriol; Olsen, Rasmus L. (Elsevier, 2020)
    Article
    Open Access
    Renewable energy production throughout low-voltage grids has gradually increased in electrical distribution systems, therefore introducing small energy producers - prosumers. This paradigm challenges the traditional ...

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