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  • On the use of existing 4G small cell deployments for 5G V2N communication 

    Saeed, Umar; Hämäläinen, Jyri; Mutafungwa, Edward; Wichman, Risto; González González, David; García Lozano, Mario (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2019)
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    We study the feasibility of the dense 4G and 5G cellular networks at sub-6 GHz and millimeter wave carriers for vehicle-to-network applications. For this purpose, road-side network coverage, signal-to-interference-plus-noise ...
  • On the feasibility of remote driving application over dense 5G roadside networks 

    Saeed, Umar; Hämäläinen, Jyri; García Lozano, Mario; González González, David (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2019)
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    Remote driving (RD) is a critical backup option for an autonomous vehicle when it faces an unexpected situation on the road. Fifth generation (5G) mobile communication is a key enabler of RD providing link between the ...
  • Route-based radio coverage analysis of cellular network deployments for V2N communication 

    Saeed, Umar; Hämäläinen, Jyri; Mutafungwa, Edward; Wichman, Risto; González González, David; García Lozano, Mario (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2019)
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    Cellular vehicle-to-network (V2N) communication will be the backbone of the connected vehicles of future. One of the key requirements of the connected vehicles is a near universal coverage on the streets. Traditional radio ...
  • Dynamic resource allocation in C-RAN with real-time traffic and realistic scenarios 

    Guerra Gómez, Rolando; Ruiz Boqué, Sílvia; García Lozano, Mario; Olmos Bonafé, Juan José (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2019)
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    This work proposes the use of a modified and improved version of the realistic Vienna Scenario that was defined in COST action IC1004, to test two different scale C-RAN deployments. First, a large-scale analysis with 628 ...
  • A machine learning enabled network planning tool 

    Moysen Cortes, Jessica; Giupponi, Lorenza; Mangues Bafalluy, Josep (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
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    In the coming years, planning future mobile networks will be infinitely more complex than nowadays. Future networks are expected to present multiple Network Management (NM) challenges to operators, such as managing network ...
  • Self coordination among SON functions in LTE heterogeneous networks 

    Moysen Cortes, Jessica; Giupponi, Lorenza (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
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    In a self-organized Long Term Evolution (LTE) network, different Self-Organizing Network (SON) functions or different instances of the same SON function can execute parallel actions, which interact or collide among each ...
  • Predicting QoS in LTE HetNets based on location-independent UE measurements 

    Moysen Cortes, Jessica; Giupponi, Lorenza; Baldo, Nicola; Mangues Bafalluy, Josep (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
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    This paper aims to find patterns of knowledge from physical layer data coming from Heterogeneous Long Term Evolution (LTE) networks. We discuss how the collected data is employed in such a manner that improves Minimization ...
  • On the potential of ensemble regression techniques for future mobile network planning 

    Moysen Cortes, Jessica; Giupponi, Lorenza; Mangues Bafalluy, Josep (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
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    Planning of current and future mobile networks is becoming increasingly complex due to the heterogeneity of deployments, which feature not only macrocells, but also an underlying layer of small cells whose deployment is ...
  • Bluetooth Low Energy sensor networks for railway applications 

    Hernandez Solana, Angela; Valdovinos, Antonio; Pérez Díaz de Cerio, David; Valenzuela González, José Luis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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    This paper analyzes the viability of Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) as the enabling technology in railway scenarios to allow sensor data transmission from ground to train. This proposal is based on using the broadcasting ...
  • Cooperation incentives for multi-operator C-RAN energy efficient sharing 

    Vincenzi, Matteo; Antonopoulos, Angelos; Kartsakli, Elli; Vardakas, John; Alonso Zárate, Luis Gonzaga; Verikoukis, Christos (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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    Facing the increasing energy demands associated with the perspective of fifth generation (5G) wireless networks, the Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) are motivated to gradually convert their traditional Radio Access Network ...
  • Fairness in multi-operator energy sharing 

    Oikonomakou, Maria; Antonopoulos, Angelos; Alonso Zárate, Luis Gonzaga; Verikoukis, Christos (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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    The present paper studies fair sharing possibilities of stored renewable energy (RE) in densely populated areas among multiple mobile network operators (MNOs). The main objective is to enable MNOs, who already share their ...
  • Stochastic modeling of wireless charged wearables for reliable health monitoring in hospital environments 

    Mekikis, Prodromos Vasileios; Antonopoulos, Angelos; Kartsakli, Elli; Passas, Nikos; Alonso Zárate, Luis Gonzaga; Verikoukis, Christos (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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    As wearables provide new health-related functionalities, they can be employed in hospitals to monitor patients and notify the medical personnel regarding their status. However, in order to be approved by the medical ...

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