Columbia University

Distributed Throughput Optimization

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B. Birand, M. Chudnovsky, B. Ries, P. Seymour, G. Zussman, and Y. Zwols, “Analyzing the performance of greedy maximal scheduling via local pooling and graph theory,” IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, vol. 20, no. 1, pp. 163–176, Feb. 2012.

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B. Birand, M. Chudnovsky, B. Ries, P. Seymour, G. Zussman, and Y. Zwols, “Analyzing the performance of greedy maximal scheduling via local pooling and graph theory,” in Proc. IEEE INFOCOM’10, 2010.

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A. Brzezinski, G. Zussman, and E. Modiano, “Distributed throughput maximization in wireless mesh networks via pre-partitioning,” IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, vol. 16, no. 6, pp. 1406–1419, Dec. 2008.

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G. Zussman, A. Brzezinski, and E. Modiano, “Multihop local pooling for distributed throughput maximization in wireless networks,” in Proc. IEEE INFOCOM’08, 2008.

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A. Brzezinski, G. Zussman, and E. Modiano, “Local pooling conditions for joint routing and scheduling,” in Proc. ITA’08, 2008.

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E. Modiano, D. Shah, and G. Zussman, “Maximizing throughput in wireless networks via gossiping,” in Proc. ACM SIGMETRICS / IFIP Performance’06, 2006.

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A. Brzezinski, G. Zussman, and E. Modiano, “Enabling distributed throughput maximization in wireless mesh networks: A partitioning approach,” in Proc. ACM MOBICOM’06, 2006.

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Energy Harvesting and Energy Efficiency

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M. Gorlatova, J. Sarik, G. Grebla, M. Cong, I. Kymissis, and G. Zussman, “Movers and shakers: Kinetic energy harvesting for the Internet of things,” in Proc. ACM SIGMETRICS’14, 2014.

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J. Marasevic, C. Stein, and G. Zussman, “Max-min fair rate allocation and routing in energy harvesting networks: Algorithmic analysis,” in Proc. ACM MOBIHOC’14, 2014.

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M. Cong, K. Kim, M. Gorlatova, J. Sarik, I. Kymissis, and G. Zussman, “CRAWDAD data set columbia/kinetic (v. 2014-05-13).” May-2014.

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M. Gorlatova, J. Sarik, P. Kinget, I. Kymissis, and G. Zussman, “Project-based learning within a large-scale interdiciplinary research effort,” in Proc. ACM Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education (ACM ITiCSE’13), 2013.

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M. Gorlatova, A. Wallwater, and G. Zussman, “Networking low-power energy harvesting devices: Measurements and algorithms,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 12, no. 9, pp. 1853–1865, Sep. 2013.

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M. Gorlatova, R. Margolies, J. Sarik, G. Stanje, J. Zhu, B. Vigraham, M. Szczodrak, L. Carloni, P. Kinget, I. Kymissis, and G. Zussman, “Prototyping energy harvesting active networked tags (EnHANTs),” in Proc. IEEE INFOCOM’13 mini-conference, 2013.

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R. Margolies, L. Pena, K. Kim, Y. Kim, M. Wang, M. Gorlatova, J. Sarik, J. Zhu, P. Kinget, I. Kymissis, and G. Zussman, “An adaptive testbed of energy harvesting active networked tags (EnHANTs) prototypes,” in Demo description in Proc. IEEE INFOCOM’13, 2013.

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J. Sarik, K. Kim, M. Gorlatova, I. Kymissis, and G. Zussman, “More than meets the eye - A portable measurement unit for characterizing light energy availability,” in Proc. IEEE GlobalSIP’13 Symp. on Energy Harvesting and Green Wireless Communications, 2013.

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Y. Afsar, J. Sarik, M. Gorlatova, G. Zussman, and I. Kymissis, “Evaluating photovoltaic performance indoors,” in Proc. 38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialist Conference (PVSC38), 2012.

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M. Gorlatova, R. Margolies, J. Sarik, G. Stanje, J. Zhu, B. Vigraham, M. Szczodrak, L. Carloni, P. Kinget, I. Kymissis, and G. Zussman, “Energy harvesting active networked tags (EnHANTs): Prototyping and experimentation,” Columbia University, Electrical Engineering, Tech. report 2012-07-27, Jul. 2012.

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M. Gorlatova, A. Bernstein, and G. Zussman, “Performance evaluation of resource allocation policies for energy harvesting devices,” in Proc. IEEE WiOpt’11, 2011.

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M. Gorlatova, A. Wallwater, and G. Zussman, “Networking low-power energy harvesting devices: Measurements and algorithms,” in Proc. IEEE INFOCOM’11, 2011.

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J. Zhu, G. Stanje, R. Margolies, M. Gorlatova, J. Sarik, Z. Noorbhaiwala, P. Miller, M. Szczodrak, B. Vigraham, L. Carloni, P. Kinget, I. Kymissis, and G. Zussman, “Demo: Prototyping UWB-enabled EnHANTs,” in Proc. ACM MobiSys’11, 2011.

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G. Stanje, P. Miller, J. Zhu, A. Smith, O. Winn, R. Margolies, M. Gorlatova, J. Sarik, M. Szczodrak, B. Vigraham, L. Carloni, P. Kinget, I. Kymissis, and G. Zussman, “Demo: Organic solar cell-equipped energy harvesting active networked tag (EnHANT) prototypes,” in Proc. ACM SenSys’11, 2011.

[download] Best Student Demo Award

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M. Gorlatova, M. Zapas, E. Xu, I. Kymissis, and G. Zussman, “CRAWDAD data set columbia/enhants (v. 2011-04-07).” Apr-2011.

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M. Gorlatova, A. Bernstein, and G. Zussman, “Performance evaluation of resource allocation policies for energy harvesting devices,” Columbia University, Electrical Engineering, Tech. report 2011-01-05, Jan. 2011.

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M. Gorlatova, P. Kinget, I. Kymissis, D. Rubenstein, X. Wang, and G. Zussman, “Energy harvesting active networked tags (EnHANTs) for ubiquitous object networking,” IEEE Wireless Communications, Special Issue on the Internet of Things: The Next Big Thing in Communications, vol. 17, no. 6, pp. 18–25, Dec. 2010.

[download] IEEE Communications Society Award for Advances in Communications

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M. Gorlatova, T. Sharma, D. Shrestha, E. Xu, J. Chen, A. Skolnik, D. Piao, P. Kinget, I. Kymissis, D. Rubenstein, and G. Zussman, “Prototyping energy harvesting active networked tags (EnHANTs) with MICA2 motes,” in Demo description in Proc. IEEE SECON’10, 2010.

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M. Gorlatova, Z. Noorbhaiwala, A. Skolnik, J. Sarik, M. Zapas, M. Szczodrak, J. Chen, L. Carloni, P. Kinget, I. Kymissis, and G. Zussman, “Prototyping energy harvesting active networked tags: Phase II MICA mote-based devices,” in Demo at ACM MobiCom’10, 2010.

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M. Gorlatova, P. Kinget, I. Kymissis, D. Rubenstein, X. Wang, and G. Zussman, “Challenge: Ultra-low-power energy-harvesting active networked tags (EnHANTs),” in Proc. ACM MOBICOM’09, 2009.

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H. Wymeersch, G. Zussman, and M. Z. Win, “SNR analysis for multi-rate UWB-IR,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 49–51, Jan. 2007.

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H. Wymeersch, G. Zussman, and M. Z. Win, “SNR analysis of multi-rate IR-UWB over frequency-selective channels,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Ultra-Wideband (ICUWB’07), 2007.

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G. Zussman and A. Segall, “Energy efficient routing in ad hoc disaster recovery networks,” Ad Hoc Networks, vol. 1, no. 4, pp. 405–421, Nov. 2003.

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G. Zussman and A. Segall, “Energy efficient routing algorithms for acquiring information from smart badges,” in Proc. IEEE 1st Workshop on Disaster Recovery Networks (Diren’02), 2002.

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Medium Access Control (MAC) and Scheduling

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R. Margolies, A. Sridharan, V. Aggarwal, R. Jana, N. K. Shankaranarayanan, V. Vaishampayan, and G. Zussman, “Exploiting mobility in proportional fair cellular scheduling: Measurements and algorithms,” in Proc. IEEE INFOCOM’14, 2014.

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R. Margolies, A. Sridharan, V. Aggarwal, R. Jana, N. K. Shankaranarayanan, V. Vaishampayan, and G. Zussman, “Exploiting mobility in proportional fair cellular scheduling: Measurements and algorithms,” IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (to appear), 2014.
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J. Marasevic, J. Janak, H. Schulzrinne, and G. Zussman, “WiMAX in the classroom: Designing a cellular networking hands-on lab,” in Proc. 2nd GENI Research and Educational Experiment Workshop (GREE2013), 2013.

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Y. Bejerano, J. Ferragut, K. Guo, V. Gupta, C. Gutterman, T. Nandagopal, and G. Zussman, “Scalable WiFi multicast services for very large groups,” in Proc. IEEE ICNP’13, 2013.

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A. Sridharan, V. Aggarwal, R. Jana, H. Karloff, N. K. Shankaranarayanan, V. Vaishampayan, R. Margolies, and G. Zussman, “Method, Computer-readable Storage Device, and Apparatus for Allocating Timeslots on Channels in a Wireless Network, US Patent Pending.” Dec-2013.
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G. D. Celik, G. Zussman, W. F. Khan, and E. Modiano, “MAC for networks with multipacket reception capability and spatially distributed nodes,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 226–240, Feb. 2010.

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G. D. Celik, G. Zussman, W. F. Khan, and E. Modiano, “MAC for networks with multipacket reception capability and spatially distributed nodes,” in Proc. IEEE INFOCOM’08, 2008.

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G. Zussman, A. Segall, and U. Yechiali, “On the analysis of the bluetooth time division duplex mechanism,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 6, no. 6, pp. 2149–2161, Jun. 2007.

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H. Wymeersch, G. Zussman, and M. Z. Win, “SNR analysis for multi-rate UWB-IR,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 49–51, Jan. 2007.

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H. Wymeersch, G. Zussman, and M. Z. Win, “SNR analysis of multi-rate IR-UWB over frequency-selective channels,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Ultra-Wideband (ICUWB’07), 2007.

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R. Bhatia, A. Segall, and G. Zussman, “Analysis of bandwidth allocation algorithms for wireless personal area networks,” ACM/Springer Wireless Networks (WINET), Special Issue of selected papers from WiOpt’04, vol. 12, no. 5, pp. 589–603, Oct. 2006.

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E. Biton, D. Sade, D. Shklarsky, M. Zussman, and G. Zussman, “Challenge: CeTV and Ca-Fi - Cellular and Wi-Fi over CATV,” in Proc. ACM MOBICOM’05, 2005.

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L. Har-Sai, R. Kofman, A. Segall, and G. Zussman, “Load-adaptive inter-piconet scheduling in small-scale Bluetooth scatternets,” IEEE Communications, vol. 42, no. 7, pp. 136–142, Jul. 2004.

[download] Fast-tracked from OPNETWORK 2002

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G. Zussman, A. Segall, and U. Yechiali, “Bluetooth time division duplex-analysis as a polling system,” in Proc. IEEE SECON’04, 2004.

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G. Zussman and A. Segall, “Capacity assignment in Bluetooth scatternets – Optimal and heuristic algorithms,” ACM/Kluwer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), Special Issue on Advances in Research of Wireless Personal Area Networking and Bluetooth Enabled Networks, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 49–61, Feb. 2004.

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R. Bhatia, A. Segall, and G. Zussman, “Analysis of bandwidth allocation algorithms for Bluetooth wireless personal area networks,” in Proc. WiOpt’04, 2004.

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G. Zussman, U. Yechiali, and A. Segall, “Exact probabilistic analysis of the limited scheduling algorithm for symmetrical bluetooth piconets,” in Proc. IFIP TC6 Personal Wireless Communications (PWC’03), 2003, vol. LNCS 2775, Springer, pp. 276–290.

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L. Har-Shai, R. Kofman, G. Zussman, and A. Segall, “Inter-piconet scheduling in Bluetooth scatternets,” in Proc. OPNETWORK 2002, 2002.

[download] [Google Scholar] IEEE Communications Magazine Best Paper Award, Fast-tracked to IEEE Communications

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G. Zussman and A. Segall, “Capacity assignment in Bluetooth scatternets - analysis and algorithms,” in Proc. IFIP TC6 Networking, 2002, vol. LNCS 2345, Springer-Verlag, pp. 411–422.

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Resilience of Communications and Power Networks

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A. Bernstein, D. Bienstock, D. Hay, M. Uzunoglu, and G. Zussman, “Power grid vulnerability to geographically correlated failures - Analysis and control implications,” in Proc. IEEE INFOCOM’14, 2014.

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S. Soltan, D. Mazauric, and G. Zussman, “Cascading failures in power grids – Analysis and algorithms,” in Proc. ACM e-Energy’14, 2014.

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S. Soltan and G. Zussman, “Analysis of failures in the power grid via the pseudo-inverse of the admittance matrix,” presented at the SIAM Workshop on Network Science, 2014.

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D. Bienstock, G. Grebla, and G. Zussman, “Optimal control of cascading power grid failures with imperfect flow observations,” presented at the SIAM Workshop on Network Science, 2014.

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D. Mazauric, S. Soltan, and G. Zussman, “Computational analysis of cascading failures in power networks,” in Poster description in Proc. ACM SIGMETRICS’13, 2013.

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P. K. Agarwal, A. Efrat, S. K. Ganjugunte, D. Hay, S. Sankararaman, and G. Zussman, “The resilience of WDM networks to probabilistic geographical failures,” IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, vol. 21, no. 5, pp. 1525–1538, Oct. 2013.

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A. Bernstein, D. Bienstock, D. Hay, M. Uzunoglu, and G. Zussman, “Sensitivity analysis of the power grid vulnerability to large-scale cascading failures,” ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review, vol. 40, no. 3, pp. 33–37, Dec. 2012.

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P. K. Agarwal, A. Efrat, S. Ganjugunte, D. Hay, S. Sankararaman, and G. Zussman, “The resilience of WDM networks to probabilistic geographical failures,” in Proc. IEEE INFOCOM’11, 2011.

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S. Neumayer, G. Zussman, R. Cohen, and E. Modiano, “Assessing the vulnerability of the fiber infrastructure to disasters,” IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, vol. 19, no. 6, pp. 1610–1623, Dec. 2011.

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P. K. Agarwal, A. Efrat, S. K. Ganjugunte, D. Hay, S. Sankararaman, and G. Zussman, “Network vulnerability to single, multiple, and probabilistic physical attacks,” in Proc. IEEE MILCOM’10, 2010.

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S. Neumayer, G. Zussman, R. Cohen, and E. Modiano, “Assessing the vulnerability of the fiber infrastructure to disasters,” in Proc. IEEE INFOCOM’09, 2009.

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S. Neumayer, G. Zussman, R. Cohen, and E. Modiano, “Assessing the impact of geographically correlated network failures,” in Proc. IEEE MILCOM’08, 2008.

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Cross Layering in Optical Networks

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B. Birand, H. Wang, K. Bergman, D. Kilper, T. Nandagopal, and G. Zussman, “Real-time power control for dynamic optical networks - algorithms and experimentation,” IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, Special Issue on Energy Efficiency in Optical Networks, vol. 32, no. 8, pp. 1–14, Aug. 2014.

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R. Cannistra, B. Carle, M. Johnson, J. Kapadia, Z. Meath, M. Miller, D. Young, C. M. DeCusatis, T. Bundy, G. Zussman, K. Bergman, A. Carranza, C. Sher-DeCusatis, A. Pletch, and R. Ransom, “Enabling autonomic provisioning in SDN cloud networks with NFV service chaining,” in Proc. OSA OFC’14, Tu2I.4, 2014.

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P. Samadi, V. Gupta, B. Birand, H. Wang, G. Zussman, and K. Bergman, “Accelerating incast and multicast traffic delivery for data-intensive applications using physical layer optics,” in Poster description in Proc. ACM SIGCOMM’14, 2014.

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P. Samadi, V. Gupta, B. Birand, H. Wang, R. Jensen, G. Zussman, and K. Bergman, “Software-addressable optical accelerators for data-intensive applications in cluster-computing platforms,” in Proc. ECOC’14, 2014.

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B. Birand, H. Wang, K. Bergman, and G. Zussman, “Measurements-based power control - A cross-layered framework,” in Proc. OSA OFC’13, JTh2A.66, 2013.

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B. Birand, H. Wang, K. Bergman, D. Kilper, T. Nandagopal, and G. Zussman, “Real-time power control for dynamic optical networks - algorithms and experimentation,” in Proc. IEEE ICNP’13, 2013.

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Mobility and Controlled Mobility

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J. Reich, V. Misra, D. Rubenstein, and G. Zussman, “Connectivity maintenance in mobile wireless networks via constrained mobility,” IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, Special issue on Communications Challenges and Dynamics for Unmanned Autonomous Vehicles, vol. 30, no. 5, pp. 935–950, Jun. 2012.

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J. Reich, V. Misra, D. Rubenstein, and G. Zussman, “Connectivity maintenance in mobile wireless networks via constrained mobility,” in Proc. IEEE INFOCOM’11, 2011.

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B. Birand, K.-W. Lee, M. Zafer, and G. Zussman, “Dynamic graph properties of mobile networks under Levy walk mobility,” in Proc. IEEE MASS’11, 2011.

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A. Srinivas, G. Zussman, and E. Modiano, “Construction and maintenance of wireless mobile backbone networks,” IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, vol. 17, no. 1, pp. 239–252, Feb. 2009.

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A. Srinivas, G. Zussman, and E. Modiano, “Distributed mobile disk cover – A building block for mobile backbone networks,” in Proc. Allerton Conf. Commun., Cont., and Comp., 2006.

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A. Srinivas, G. Zussman, and E. Modiano, “Mobile backbone networks – Construction and maintenance,” in Proc. ACM MOBIHOC’06, 2006.

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Dynamic Spectrum Access

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E. Coffman, R. Margolies, P. Winkler, and G. Zussman, “Fragmented random structures,” presented at the Analysis of Algorithms 2014 (AofA’14) Poster Session, 2014.

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E. Coffman, R. Margolies, P. Winkler, and G. Zussman, “Performance evaluation of fragmented structures: A theoretical study,” Performance Evaluation, Special Issue from IFIP Performance 2014, vol. 79, pp. 273–286, Sep. 2014.

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I. Rochlin, D. Sarne, and G. Zussman, “Sequential multilateral search for a common goal,” Web Intelligence and Agent Systems, vol. 11, pp. 221–244, 2013.
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E. Coffman, P. Robert, F. Simatos, S. Tarumi, and G. Zussman, “A performance analysis of channel fragmentation in dynamic spectrum access systems,” Queueing Systems, special issue of selected papers from ACM SIGMETRICS’10, vol. 71, no. 3, pp. 293–320, Jul. 2012.

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K. Jagannathan, I. Menache, E. Modiano, and G. Zussman, “Non-cooperative spectrum access - The dedicated vs. free spectrum choice,” IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, Special Issue on Economics of Communications Networks and Systems, vol. 30, no. 11, pp. 2251–2261, Dec. 2012.

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I. Rochlin, D. Sarne, and G. Zussman, “Sequential multilateral search for a common goal,” in Proc. IEEE/WIC/ACM Int. Conf. on Intelligent Agent Technology (IAT’11), 2011.

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K. Jagannathan, I. Menache, E. Modiano, and G. Zussman, “Non-cooperative spectrum access - The dedicated vs. free spectrum choice,” in Proc. ACM MOBIHOC’11, 2011.

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E. Coffman, P. Robert, F. Simatos, S. Tarumi, and G. Zussman, “Channel fragmentation in dynamic spectrum access systems: A theoretical study,” in Proc. ACM SIGMETRICS’10, 2010.

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Engineering Education

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M. Gorlatova, J. Sarik, P. Kinget, I. Kymissis, and G. Zussman, “Project-based learning within a large-scale interdiciplinary research effort,” in Proc. ACM Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education (ACM ITiCSE’13), 2013.

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J. Marasevic, J. Janak, H. Schulzrinne, and G. Zussman, “WiMAX in the classroom: Designing a cellular networking hands-on lab,” in Proc. 2nd GENI Research and Educational Experiment Workshop (GREE2013), 2013.

[downloadBest Educational Paper Award

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M. S. Kester and G. Zussman, “A Note on building an Internet Laboratory,” Columbia University, Electrical Engineering, Tech. report 2011-11-11, Nov. 2011.

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