Publications

Publications with IMDEA Networks

Book Chapters [1]

  1. Johannes Lessmann, Paulo Loureiro, John Fitzpatrick, Sebastian Robitzsch, Pablo Serrano, Albert Banchs (January 2012)
    Towards Carrier-Grade Quality in Heterogeneous Wireless Mesh Networks
    IGI Global, New Hershey PA, 187-216. ISBN ISBN13: 9781466600171, ISBN10: 1466600179

Journal Articles [43]

  1. Arturo Azcorra, Iñaki Ucar, Francesco Gringoli, Albert Banchs, Pablo Serrano (September 2017)
    µNap: Practical micro-sleeps for 802.11 WLANs
    Computer Communications, 110. pp. 175-186. ISSN 0140-3664
  2. Iñaki Ucar, Carlos Donato, Pablo Serrano, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Arturo Azcorra, Albert Banchs (July 2017)
    On the energy efficiency of rate and transmission power control in 802.11 [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Computer Communications, ISSN 0140-3664
  3. Dario Bega, Marco Gramaglia, Carlos Jesús Bernardos, Albert Banchs, Xavier Costa-Perez (June 2017)
    Toward the network of the future: From enabling technologies to 5G concepts [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies, pp. 1-12. ISSN 2161-3915
  4. Konstantinos Samdanis, Steven Wright, Albert Banchs, Antonio Capone, Mehmet Ulema, Kazuaki Obana (May 2017)
    5G Network Slicing: Part 1 – Concepts, Principales, and Architectures [Guest Editorial] [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Communications Magazine, 55 (5). pp. 70-71. ISSN 0163-6804
  5. Christina Vlachou, Albert Banchs, Julien Herzen, Patrick Thiran (February 2017)
    How CSMA/CA With Deferral Affects Performance and Dynamics in Power-Line Communications [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 25 (1). pp. 250-263. ISSN 1063-6692
  6. Jorge Ortin, Carlos Donato, Pablo Serrano, Albert Banchs (December 2016)
    Resource-on-Demand Schemes in 802.11 WLANs with Non-Zero Start-Up Times [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 34 (12). pp. 1-1. ISSN 0733-8716
  7. Pablo Caballero, Albert Banchs, Gustavo de Veciana, Xavier Costa-Perez (October 2016)
    Multi-Tenant Radio Access Network Slicing: Statistical Multiplexing of Spatial Loads (Accepted for publication) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, ISSN 1063-6692
  8. Heinz Droste, Peter Rost, Mark Doll, Ignacio Berberana, Christian Mannweiler, Marcus Breitbach, Albert Banchs, Miguel A. Puente (September 2016)
    An adaptive 5G multiservice and multitenant radio access network architecture [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies (Special Issue: 5GPPP Feature Issue), 27 (9). pp. 1262-1270. ISSN 2161-3915
  9. Vincenzo Sciancalepore, Vincenzo Mancuso, Albert Banchs, Shmuel Zaks, Antonio Capone (August 2016)
    Enhanced Content Update Dissemination through D2D in 5G Cellular Networks [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 15 (11). ISSN 1536-1276
  10. Christina Vlachou, Albert Banchs, Pablo Salvador, Julien Herzen, Patrick Thiran (July 2016)
    Analysis and Enhancement of CSMA/CA with Deferral in Power-Line Communications [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 34 (7). pp. 1978-1991. ISSN 7338716
  11. Stefano Avallone, Albert Banchs (May 2016)
    A Channel Assignment and Routing Algorithm for Energy Harvesting Multi-Radio Wireless Mesh Networks [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 34 (5). pp. 1463 -1476. ISSN 0733-8716
  12. Albert Banchs, Jorge Ortin, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Douglas J. Leith, Pablo Serrano (February 2016)
    Thwarting Selfish Behavior in 802.11 WLANs [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 24 (1). pp. 492-505. ISSN 1063-6692
  13. Vincenzo Sciancalepore, Domenico Giustiniano, Albert Banchs, Andreea Hossmann-Picu (January 2016)
    Offloading Cellular Traffic Through Opportunistic Communications: Analysis and Optimization [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 34 (1). pp. 122-137. ISSN 0733-8716
  14. Pablo Serrano, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Giuseppe Bianchi, Albert Banchs, Arturo Azcorra (August 2015)
    Per-Frame Energy Consumption in 802.11 Devices and Its Implication on Modeling and Design [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 23 (4). pp. 1243-1256. ISSN 1063-6692
  15. Joerg Widmer, Andrea Capalbo, Antonio Fernández Anta, Albert Banchs (August 2015)
    Efficient Interlayer Network Codes for Fair Layered Multicast Streaming [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 23 (4). pp. 1107-1120. ISSN 1063-6692
  16. Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Albert Banchs, Pablo Serrano, Joerg Widmer (February 2015)
    Adaptive Mechanism for Distributed Opportunistic Scheduling [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 14 (6). ISSN 1536-1276
  17. Pablo Salvador, Vincenzo Mancuso, Pablo Serrano, Francesco Gringoli, Albert Banchs (July 2014)
    VoIPiggy: Analysis and Implementation of a Mechanism to Boost Capacity in IEEE 802.11 WLANs Carrying VoIP traffic [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 13 (7). ISSN 1536-1233
  18. Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Pablo Serrano, Albert Banchs (June 2014)
    Energy-Efficient Optimization for Distributed Opportunistic Scheduling
    IEEE Communications Letters, 18 (6). pp. 1083-1086. ISSN 1089-7798
  19. Albert Banchs, Balakrishnan Prabhakaran (April 2014)
    Special Section on Wireless Mobile and Multimedia Networks [Guest Editorial] [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Pervasive and Mobile Computing, 11. pp. 1-2. ISSN 1574-1192
  20. Albert Banchs, Antonio de la Oliva, Lucas Eznarriaga, Dariusz R. Kowalski, Pablo Serrano (February 2014)
    Performance Analysis and Algorithm Selection for Reliable Multicast in IEEE 802.11aa Wireless LAN
    IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 63 (8). pp. 3875 -3891. ISSN 0018-9545
  21. Albert Banchs, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Pablo Serrano, Joerg Widmer (October 2013)
    A Game Theoretic Approach to Distributed Opportunistic Scheduling [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 21 (5). pp. 1553-1556. ISSN 1063-6692
  22. Albert Banchs, Balakrishnan Prabhakaran (August 2013)
    Special section on pervasive wireless networking
    Pervasive and Mobile Computing, ISSN 1574-1192
  23. Marc Portoles-Comeras, Albert Cabellos-Aparicio, Pablo Serrano, Josep Mangues-Bafalluy, José Núñez-Martínez, Marc Solé, Albert Banchs, Jordi Domingo-Pascual (August 2013)
    Modeling and Exploiting the Relation Between Packet Losses and Hidden Traffic [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, 2 (4). pp. 391-394. ISSN 2162-2337
  24. Manuel Urueña, Rubén Cuevas, Ángel Cuevas, Albert Banchs (February 2013)
    A Model to Quantify the Success of a Sybil Attack Targeting RELOAD/Chord Resources [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Communications Letters, 17 (2). pp. 428-431. ISSN 1089-7798
  25. Pablo Serrano, Paul Patras, Andrea Mannocci, Vincenzo Mancuso, Albert Banchs (January 2013)
    Control Theoretic Optimization of 802.11 WLANs: Implementation and Experimental Evaluation [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Computer Networks, 57 (1). pp. 258-272. ISSN 1389-1286
  26. Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Pablo Serrano, Albert Banchs, Matthias Hollick (October 2012)
    Balancing energy efficiency and throughput fairness in IEEE 802.11 WLANs [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Pervasive and Mobile Computing, 8 (5). pp. 631-645. ISSN 1574-1192
  27. Pablo Serrano, Antonio de la Oliva, Paul Patras, Vincenzo Mancuso, Albert Banchs (August 2012)
    Greening wireless communications: Status and future directions [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Computer Communications (Special issue on Wireless Green Communications and Networking), 35 (14). pp. 1651-1661. ISSN 0140-3664
  28. Albert Banchs, Pablo Serrano, Paul Patras, Marek Natkaniec (August 2012)
    Providing Throughput and Fairness Guarantees in Virtualized WLANs Through Control Theory [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), 17 (4). pp. 435-446. ISSN 1383-469X
  29. Paul Patras, Albert Banchs, Pablo Serrano (July 2012)
    A Control Theoretic Scheme for Efficient Video Transmission over IEEE 802.11e EDCA WLANs [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications, 8 (3). ISSN 1551-6857
  30. Antonio de la Oliva, Albert Banchs, Pablo Serrano (July 2012)
    Throughput and energy-aware routing for 802.11 based mesh networks [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Computer Communications, 35 (12). pp. 1433-1446. ISSN 0140-3664
  31. Antonio de la Oliva, Albert Banchs, Pablo Serrano, Frank Zdarsky (January 2012)
    Providing throughput guarantees in heterogeneous wireless mesh networks [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, ISSN 1530-8677 (online)
  32. Paul Patras, Albert Banchs, Pablo Serrano, Arturo Azcorra (June 2011)
    A Control Theoretic Approach to Distributed Optimal Configuration of 802.11 WLANs [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 10 (6). pp. 897-910. ISSN 1536-1233
  33. Antonio de la Oliva, Ignacio Soto, Albert Banchs, Johannes Lessmann, Christian Niephaus, Telemaco Melia (March 2011)
    IEEE 802.21: Media independence beyond handover [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Computer Standards & Interfaces, 33 (6). pp. 556-564. ISSN 0920-5489
  34. Frank Zdarsky, Sebastian Robitzsch, Albert Banchs (March 2011)
    Security analysis of wireless mesh backhauls for mobile networks [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Journal of Network and Computer Applications (Special issue: Efficient and Robust Security and Services of Wireless Mesh Networks), 34 (2). pp. 432-442. ISSN 1084-8045
  35. Rubén Cuevas, Ángel Cuevas, Manuel Urueña, Albert Banchs (February 2011)
    Applying Low Discrepancy Sequences for Node-ID Assignment in P2PSIP [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Communications Letters, 15 (2). pp. 256-258. ISSN 1089-7798
  36. Albert Banchs, Pablo Serrano, Luca Vollero (August 2010)
    Providing Service Guarantees in 802.11e EDCA WLANs with Legacy Stations [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 9 (8). pp. 1057-1071. ISSN 1536-1233
  37. Pablo Serrano, Albert Banchs, Paul Patras, Arturo Azcorra (June 2010)
    Optimal Configuration of 802.11e EDCA for Real-Time and Data Traffic [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 59 (5). pp. 2511-2528. ISSN 0018-9545
  38. Pablo Serrano, Matthias Hollick, Albert Banchs (April 2010)
    On the Trade-Off between Throughput Maximization and Energy Consumption Minimization in IEEE 802.11 WLANs [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Journal of Communications and Networks, 12 (2). ISSN 1229-2370
  39. Pablo Serrano, Carlos Jesús Bernardos, Antonio de la Oliva, Albert Banchs, Ignacio Soto, Michael Zink (April 2010)
    FloorNet: Deployment and Evaluation of a Multihop Wireless 802.11 Testbed [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networks (Special issue: Simulators and Experimental Testbeds Design and Development for Wireless Network), 2010 (153102). ISSN 1687-1472
  40. Pablo Serrano, Albert Banchs, Valerio Targon, José Félix Kukielka (February 2010)
    Detecting Selfish Configurations in 802.11 WLANs [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Communications Letters, 14 (2). pp. 142-144. ISSN 1089-7798
  41. Raouf Boutaba, Sean Murphy, Albert Banchs (January 2010)
    Special Issue on "Wireless Multi-Hop Networking for Infrastructure Access" [Editorial] [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Computer Networks, 54 (2). pp. 175-177. ISSN 1389-1286
  42. Paul Patras, Albert Banchs, Pablo Serrano (December 2009)
    A Control Theoretic Approach for Throughput Optimization in IEEE 802.11e EDCA WLANs [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), 14 (6). pp. 697-708. ISSN 1383-469X
  43. Pablo Serrano, Carlos Jesús Bernardos, Antonio de la Oliva, Albert Banchs, Ignacio Soto, Michael Zink (November 2009)
    FloorNet: Deployment and Evaluation of a Multihop Wireless 802.11 Testbed [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, 2010 (153102). ISSN 1687-1499

Magazine Articles [3]

  1. Peter Rost, Albert Banchs, Ignacio Berberana, Marcus Breitbach, Mark Doll, Heinz Droste, Christian Mannweiler, Miguel A. Puente, Konstantinos Samdanis, Bessem Sayadi (May 2016)
    Mobile network architecture evolution toward 5G [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Communications Magazine, 54 (5). pp. 84-91. ISSN 0163-6804
  2. Carlos Donato, Pablo Serrano, Antonio de la Oliva, Albert Banchs, Carlos Jesús Bernardos (July 2015)
    An OpenFlow Architecture for Energy Aware Traffic Engineering in Mobile Networks [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Network (Special issue: Software Defined Wireless Networks), 29 (4). pp. 54-60. ISSN 0890-804
  3. Carlos Jesús Bernardos, Antonio de la Oliva, Pablo Serrano, Albert Banchs, Luis M. Contreras, Hao Jin, Juan Carlos Zúñiga (June 2014)
    An Architecture for Software Defined Wireless Networking [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, 21 (3). pp. 52-61. ISSN 1536-1284

Conference or Workshop Papers [31]

  1. Jiaxiao Zheng, Pablo Caballero, Gustavo de Veciana, Seung Jun Baek, Albert Banchs (May 2017)
    Statistical Multiplexing and Traffic Shaping Games for Network Slicing (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 15th International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt 2017) , 15-19 May 2017, Paris, France
  2. Vincenzo Sciancalepore, Konstantinos Samdanis, Xavier Costa-Perez, Dario Bega, Marco Gramaglia, Albert Banchs (May 2017)
    Mobile Traffic Forecasting for Maximizing 5G Network resource Utilization (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 36th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM 2017), 1-4 May 2017, Atlanta, GA, USA
  3. Pablo Caballero, Albert Banchs, Gustavo de Veciana, Xavier Costa-Perez (May 2017)
    Network Slicing Games: Enabling Customization in Multi-Tenant Mobile Networks (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 36th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM 2017), 1-4 May 2017, Atlanta, GA, USA
  4. Dario Bega, Marco Gramaglia, Albert Banchs, Vincenzo Sciancalepore, Konstantinos Samdanis, Xavier Costa-Perez (May 2017)
    Optimising 5G Infrastructure Markets: The Business of Network Slicing (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 36th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM 2017), 1-4 May 2017, Atlanta, GA, USA
  5. Marco Gramaglia, Marco Fiore, Alberto Tarable, Albert Banchs (May 2017)
    Preserving Mobile Subscriber Privacy in Open Datasets of Spatiotemporal Trajectories (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 36th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM 2017), 1-4 May 2017, Atlanta, GA, USA
  6. Iñaki Ucar, Carlos Donato, Pablo Serrano, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Arturo Azcorra, Albert Banchs (November 2016)
    Revisiting 802.11 Rate Adaptation from Energy Consumption's Perspective (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 19th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems (ACM MSWIN 2016), 13-17 November 2016, Malta, Malta
  7. Miriam Marciel, Rubén Cuevas, Albert Banchs, Roberto González, Stefano Traverso, Mohamed Ahmed, Arturo Azcorra (April 2016)
    Understanding the Detection of View Fraud in Video Content Portals (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 25th International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW 2016), 11-15 April 2016, Montreal, Canada
  8. Julien Herzen, Albert Banchs, Vsevolod Shneer, Patrick Thiran (November 2015)
    CSMA/CA in Time and Frequency Domains (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 23rd IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2015) , 10-13 November 2015, San Francisco, California, USA
  9. Vincenzo Sciancalepore, Ilario Filippini, Vincenzo Mancuso, Antonio Capone, Albert Banchs (June 2015)
    A semi-distributed mechanism for Inter-cell Interference Coordination exploiting the ABSF paradigm (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 12th Annual IEEE International Conference on Sensing, Communication, and Networking (IEEE SECON 2015), 21-25 June 2015, Seattle, USA
  10. Dario Sabella, Peter Rost, Albert Banchs, Valentin Savin, Marco Consonni, Marco Di Girolamo, Massinissa Lalam, Andreas Maeder, Ignacio Berberana (May 2015)
    Benefits and challenges of cloud technologies for 5G architecture (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 1st International Workshop on 5G Architecture (5GArch 2015), The 81st IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), 11–14 May 2015, Glasgow, Scotland
  11. Albert Banchs, Marcus Breitbach, Xavier Costa-Perez, Uwe Doetsch, Simone Redana, Cinzia Sartori, Hans Schotten (May 2015)
    A NOvel Radio Multiservice adaptive network Architecture for 5G networks (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 1st International Workshop on 5G Architecture (5GArch 2015), The 81st IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), 11–14 May 2015, Glasgow, Scotland
  12. Pablo Caballero, Xavier Costa-Perez, Konstantinos Samdanis, Albert Banchs (May 2015)
    RMSC: A Cell Slicing Controller for Multi-tenant Mobile Networks (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 2015 IEEE 81st Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), 11–14 May 2015, Glasgow, Scotland
  13. Christina Vlachou, Albert Banchs, Julien Herzen, Patrick Thiran (December 2014)
    Analyzing and Boosting the Performance of Power-Line Communication Networks (Paper)
    In: The 10th ACM International Conference on emerging Networking EXperiments and Technologies (ACM CoNEXT 2014), 2-5 December 2014, Sydney, Australia
  14. Christina Vlachou, Albert Banchs, Julien Herzen, Patrick Thiran (October 2014)
    On the MAC for Power-Line Communications: Modeling Assumptions and Performance Tradeoffs (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 22nd IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (IEEE ICNP 2014), 21-24 October 2014, The Research Triangle, North Carolina, USA
  15. Christina Vlachou, Albert Banchs, Julien Herzen, Patrick Thiran (June 2014)
    Performance Analysis of MAC for Power-Line Communications (Poster) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: ACM SIGMETRICS 2014, International Conference on Measurement and Modeling of Computer Systems (ACM SIGMETRICS 2014), 16-20 June 2014, Austin, Texas, USA
  16. Vincenzo Sciancalepore, Vincenzo Mancuso, Albert Banchs, Shmuel Zaks, Antonio Capone (April 2014)
    Interference Coordination Strategies for Content Update Dissemination in LTE-A (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 33rd Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM 2014), 27 April - 2 May 2014, Toronto, Canada
  17. Vincenzo Sciancalepore, Vincenzo Mancuso, Albert Banchs (June 2013)
    BASICS: Scheduling Base Stations to Mitigate Interferences in Cellular Networks (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 14th IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (IEEE WoWMoM 2013), 4 - 7 June 2013, Madrid, Spain
  18. Antonio de la Oliva, Pablo Serrano, Pablo Salvador, Albert Banchs (June 2013)
    Performance Evaluation of the IEEE 802.11aa Multicast Mechanisms for Video Streaming (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 14th IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (IEEE WoWMoM 2013), 4 - 7 June 2013, Madrid, Spain
  19. Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Pablo Serrano, Albert Banchs, Giuseppe Bianchi (December 2012)
    Energy Consumption Anatomy of 802.11 Devices and its Implication on Modeling and Design (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 8th International Conference on emerging Networking EXperiments and Technologies (ACM CoNEXT 2012), 10-13 December 2012, Nice, France
  20. Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Albert Banchs, Pablo Serrano, Joerg Widmer (March 2012)
    Distributed Opportunistic Scheduling: A Control Theoretic Approach (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 31st Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM 2012), 25-30 March, 2012, Orlando, Florida, USA
  21. Joerg Widmer, Andrea Capalbo, Antonio Fernández Anta, Albert Banchs (March 2012)
    Rate allocation for layered multicast streaming with inter-layer network coding (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 31st Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM 2012), 25-30 March, 2012, Orlando, Florida, USA
  22. Pablo Salvador, Francesco Gringoli, Vincenzo Mancuso, Pablo Serrano, Andrea Mannocci, Albert Banchs (March 2012)
    VoIPiggy: Implementation and evaluation of a mechanism to boost voice capacity in 802.11 WLANs (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 31st Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM 2012), 25-30 March, 2012, Orlando, Florida, USA
  23. Jaume Barceló, Boris Bellalta, Miquel Oliver, Albert Banchs (September 2011)
    Collision-Free Operation in Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 4th International Workshop on Multiple Access Communications Bookmark and Share (MACOM 2011), 12-13 September, 2011, Trento, Italy
  24. Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Pablo Serrano, Albert Banchs, Matthias Hollick (June 2011)
    Energy-efficient fair channel access for IEEE 802.11 WLANs (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 12th IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (IEEE WoWMoM 2011), 20-24 June 2011, Lucca, Italy
  25. Leonardo Badia, Rui L. Aguiar, Albert Banchs, Telemaco Melia, Michelle Wetterwald, Michele Zorzi (June 2010)
    Wireless access architectures for video applications: the approach proposed in the MEDIEVAL project (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 5th IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (IEEE ISCC MediaWiN 2010), 22 – 25 June 2010, Riccione, Italy
  26. Johannes Lessmann, Marcus Schoeller, Frank Zdarsky, Albert Banchs (June 2010)
    Rope ladder routing: Position-based multipath routing for wireless mesh networks (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 2nd IEEE WoWMoM Workshop on Hot Topics in Mesh Networking (IEEE HotMESH 2010), IEEE International Symposium on World of Wireless Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM 2010), 14 -17 June 2010, Montreal, Canada
  27. Pablo Serrano, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Matthias Hollick, Albert Banchs (April 2010)
    On the energy efficiency of IEEE 802.11 WLANs (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 16th European Wireless Conference - Invited Session on Greening of the Wireless Internet (EW 2010), 12 – 15 April 2010, Lucca, Italy
  28. David Chieng, Dirk von Hugo, Albert Banchs (March 2010)
    A Cost Sensitivity Analysis for Carrier Grade Wireless Mesh Networks with Tabu Optimization (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 29th IEEE Conference on Computer Communications Workshops, CARMEN Workshop 2010(IEEE INFOCOM 2010), 15 -19 March 2010, San Diego, California, USA
  29. Pablo Serrano, Albert Banchs, Luca Vollero, Matthias Hollick (November 2009)
    Throughput and Energy Efficiency in IEEE 802.11 WLANs: Friends or Foes? (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 6th International ICST Conference on Heterogeneous Networking for Quality, Reliability, Security and Robustness (ICST QShine 2009), 23-25 November 2009 , Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
  30. Marc Portoles-Comeras, Albert Cabellos-Aparicio, Albert Banchs, Josep Mangues-Bafalluy, Jordi Domingo-Pascual (November 2009)
    Impact of Transient CSMA/CA Access Delays on Active Bandwidth Measurements (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: The 9th ACM Conference on Internet Measurement Conference (ACM IMC 2009), 4 – 6 November, 2009, Chicago, Illinois, USA
  31. Andreas Kassler, Frank Zdarsky, Arturo Azcorra, Albert Banchs (October 2009)
    Workshop on Carrier Grade Mesh Networks (Paper) [PDF Download PDF in new window]
    In: Global Communications Newsletter, IEEE Communications Society, 1 October 2009,

Keynotes, Invited Talks, Tutorials, Lectures, etc.[2]

  1. Albert Banchs (September 2017)
    Network slicing: Enabling Customization in 5G Mobile Networks Abstract (Keynote)
    In: XIII Jornadas de Ingeniería Telemática (JITEL 2017), 27-29 Septiembre 2017, Valencia, Spain
  2. Albert Banchs (June 2013)
    Greening wireless communications in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks (Keynote)
    In: The 3rd IEEE Workshop on Convergence among Heterogeneous Wireless Systems in Future Internet (IEEE CONWIRE 2013), 4 June 2013, Madrid, Spain

Standardization [1]

  1. Antonio de la Oliva, Albert Banchs (March 2010)
    Providing Service Guarantees in Heterogeneous Wireless Mesh Networks. DCN: 21-10-0064-00-0000. IEEE 802.21 MEDIA INDEPENDENT HANDOVER (IEEE Standard) [PDF Download PDF in new window]

Previous Publications

Book Chapters

  1. J. Lessmann, P. Loureiro, J. Fitzpatrick, P. Serrano, A. Banchs, Towards Carrier-Grade Quality in Heterogeneous Wireless Mesh Networks in Wireless Multi-Access Environments and Quality of Service Provisioning: Solutions and Applications, Publisher: IGI Global. 2011. New Hershey PA.
  2. A. Cuevas, R. Cuevas, M. Urueña, A. Banchs, D. Larrabeiti, VoIP over WLAN Performance in VoIP Handbook: Applications, Technologies, Reliability, and Security, Edited by Syed Ahson and Mohammad, Publisher: CRC Press, pp. 207-222. 2009. New York. ISBN: 1-42007-020-7.
  3. A. Banchs, P. Serrano, Analysis and Configuration of IEEE 802.11e in Medium Access Control in Wireless Networks, Edited by Hongyi Wu and Yi Pan, Publisher: Nova Science Publishers, pp. 407-425. 2008. New York. ISBN: 1-60021-944-6.
  4. C. J. Bernardos, I. Soto, A. Banchs, Analysis and Configuration of IEEE 802.11e in Medium Access Control in Wireless Networks, Edited by Hongyi Wu and Yi Pan, Publisher: Nova Science Publishers, pp. 235-254. 2008. New York. ISBN: 1-60021-944-6.
  5. A. Banchs, P. Serrano, Applications and Configuration of 802.11e Wireless LANs in Progress in Wireless Communications Research, Edited by Alfred P. Martinhoff, Publisher: Nova Science Publishers, pp. 121-149. 2007. New York. ISBN: 1-60021-675-7.

Journal Articles

  1. A. Banchs, A. Garcia-Saavedra, P. Serrano, J. Widmer. A Game Theoretic Approach to Distributed Opportunistic Scheduling. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, to appear.
  2. M. Portoles-Comeras, A. Cabellos-Aparicio, P. Serrano, J. Mangues-Bafalluy, J. Nunez-Martinez, M. Sole, A. Banchs, J. Domingo-Pascual. Modeling and exploiting the relation between packet losses and hidden traffic. IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, accepted for publication.
  3. M. Uruena, R. Cuevas. A. Cuevas, A. Banchs. A model to quantify the success of a Sybil attack targeting RELOAD/Chord resources. IEEE Communications Letters, accepted for publication.
  4. A. de la Oliva, A. Banchs, P. Serrano, F. A. Zdarsky. Providing throughput guarantees in heterogeneous wireless mesh networks. Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, accepted for publication.
  5. A. Banchs, L. Lenzini, I. Stavrakakis. Special Section on Wireless Networking [Guest Editorial]. Computer Communications, vol. 34, no. 17, November 2011.[ .pdf ]
  6. A. Banchs and P. Serrano. Revisiting 802.11e EDCA Performance Analysis. Wireless Personal Communications, vol. 43, no. 4, December 2007.[ .pdf ]
  7. P. Serrano, A. Banchs, A. Azcorra. A Throughput and Delay Model for IEEE 802.11e EDCA Under Non Saturation. Wireless Personal Communications, vol. 43, no. 2, October 2007.[ .pdf ]
  8. A. Banchs, P. Serrano and H. Oliver. Proportional Fair Throughput Allocation in Multirate 802.11e EDCA Wireless LANs. Wireless Networks, vol. 13, no. 5, October 2007.[ .pdf ]
  9. A. de la Oliva, T. Melia, A. Vidal, C. Bernardos, I. Soto, A. Banchs. A case study: IEEE 802.21 enabled mobile terminals for optimised WLAN/3G handovers. ACM Mobile Computing and Communications Review (MC2R), vol. 11, no. 2, April 2007.[ .pdf ]
  10. A. Banchs, P. Serrano and L. Vollero. Reducing the impact of legacy stations on voice traffic in 802.11e EDCA WLANs. IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 11, no. 4, April 2007.[ .pdf ]
  11. A. Banchs and L. Vollero. Throughput Analysis and Optimal Configuration of 802.11e EDCA. Computer Networks, vol. 50, no. 11, August 2006.[ .pdf ]
  12. A. Banchs and L. Vollero. A Delay Model for 802.11e EDCA. IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 9, no. 6, June 2005.[ .pdf ]
  13. L. Vollero, A. Banchs and G. Iannello. ACKS: A technique to reduce the impact of legacy stations in 802.11e EDCA WLANs. IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 9, no. 4, April 2005.[ .pdf ]

Magazine Articles

  1. L. Lenzini, M. Luise, A. Banchs, C. Mecklenbrauker. A Report on European Wireless 2010 [Global Communications Newsletter]. IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 48, no. 7, July 2010.[ .pdf ]
  2. A. Banchs, D. Qiao, D. Westhoff. Dependability issues with ubiquitous wireless access [Guest Editorial]. IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, vol. 15, no. 5, October 2008.[ .pdf ]
  3. A. de la Oliva, T. Melia, A. Banchs, I. Soto and A. Vidal. An Overview of IEEE 802.21: Media Independent Handover Services. IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, vol. 15, no. 4, August 2008.[ .pdf ]
  4. R. Aguiar, S. Sargento, A. Banchs, C. Bernardos, M. Calderon, I. Soto, M. Liebsch, T. Melia, P. Pacyna. Scalable QoS-aware Mobility for Future Mobile Operators. IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 44, no. 6, June 2006.[ .pdf ]
  5. A. Banchs, A. Azcorra, C. Garcia and R. Cuevas. Applications and Challenges of the 802.11e EDCA mechanism: An Experimental Study. IEEE Network, vol. 19, no. 4, July 2005.[ .pdf ]

Conference and Workshop Papers

  1. D. Corujo, A. Banchs, T. Melia, M. Wetterwald, L. Badia, R. L. Aguiar, Video-enhancing functional architecture for the MEDIEVAL project, in Proceedings of the 2nd International ICST Conference on Mobile Networks & Management (MONAMI 2010), Aveiro, Portugal, September 2010.
  2. R. Cuevas, M. Uruena, A. Banchs. Routing Fairness in Chord: Analysis and Enhancement. IEEE INFOCOM 2009, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, April 2009.[ .pdf ]
  3. A. Banchs, N. Bayer, D. Chieng; A. de la Oliva, B. Gloss, M. Kretschme, S. Murphy, M. Natkaniec, F. Zdarsky, CARMEN: Delivering carrier grade services over wireless mesh networks, IEEE PIMRC'08 SocialNets Workshop, Cannes, France, September 2008.
  4. P. Serrano, A. Banchs, J. F. Kukielka, G. d'Agostino, S. Murphy, Configuration of IEEE 802.11e EDCA for Voice and Data traffic: An Experimental Study, ICT Mobile Summit 2008, Stockholm, Sweden, June 2008.
  5. P. Serrano, A. Banchs and J. F. Kukielka, Optimal Configuration of 802.11e EDCA under Voice Traffic, IEEE GLOBECOM 2007, Washington D.C., November 2007.[ .pdf ]
  6. S. Sargento, M. Almeida, D. Corujo, V. Jesus, R. Aguiar, G. Carneiro, J. Godzecki, A. Banchs, P. Serrano, Integration of Mobility and Quality-of-Service in 4G Networks, 3rd ACM International Workshop on QoS and Security for Wireless and Mobile Networks (Q2SWinet 2007), October 2007, Chania, Crete Island, Greece.
  7. P. Serrano, A. Banchs, Configuración óptima de redes WLAN 802.11e EDCA cursando datos y tráfico VoIP Jornadas de Ingeniería Telemática (Jitel), Málaga, September 2007. Best Paper award given by the company AT4 WIRELESS.
  8. P. Raptis, V. Vitsas, A. Banchs, K. Paparrizos, Delay Distribution Analysis of IEEE 802.11 with Variable Packet Length, IEEE VTC 2007 Spring, Dublin, Ireland, April 2007.
  9. S. Sargento, T. Melia, A. Banchs, I. Soto, J. Moedeker, L. Marchetti, Mobility through Heterogeneous Networks in a 4G Environment Wireless World Research Forum (WWRF) 17th Meeting, Heidelberg, Germany, November 2006.[ .pdf ]
  10. P. Raptis, Albert Banchs, V. Vitsas, K. Paparrizos, P. Chatzimisios, Delay Distribution Analysis of the RTS/CTS mechanism of IEEE 802.11, IEEE LCN 2006, Tampa, FL, November 2006.
  11. P. Raptis, A. Banchs, K. Paparrizos, P. Chatzimisios, A Simple and Effective Delay Distribution Analysis for IEEE 802.11, IEEE PIMRC 2006, Helsinki, Finland, September 2006.
  12. M. Wetterwald, F. Filali, C. Bonnet, D. Nussbaum, L. Gauthier, H. A. Menouni, A. Banchs, C. J. Bernardos, M. Liebsch, T. Melia, J. Ribeiro, C. Lafouge, A Flexible Framework for the Support of Heterogeneous Wireless Networks IST Mobile & Wireless Communications Summit, Myconos, Greece, June 2006.[ .pdf ]
  13. T. Melia, M. Liebsch, P. Serrano, A. Banchs, The Daidalos Architecture for Mobility and QoS World Telecommunications Congress (WTC 2006), Budapest, Hungary, May 2006.[ .pdf ]
  14. P. Serrano, A. Banchs, T. Melia and L. Vollero, Performance Anomalies of nonoptimally configured Wireless LANs, IEEE WCNC 2006, Las Vegas, NV, April 2006.[ .pdf ]
  15. P. Serrano, A. Banchs and J. F. Kukielka, Detection of Malicious Parameter Configurations in 802.11e EDCA, IEEE GLOBECOM 2005, St. Louis, Missouri, November 2005.[ .pdf ]
  16. X. Perez-Costa, K. Heinze, A. Banchs and S. Sallent, Analysis of Performance Issues in an IP-based UMTS Radio Access Network, Eigth ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems (MSWiM), Montreal, Quebec, October 2005.[ .pdf ]
  17. G. Carneiro, C. Garcia, P. Neves, Z. Chen, M. Wetterwald, M. Ricardo, P. Serrano, S. Sargento and A. Banchs, The DAIDALOS Architecture for QoS over Heterogeneous Wireless Networks, IST Mobile & Wireless Communications Summit, Dresden, Germany, June 2005.[ .pdf ]
  18. A. Banchs, Analysis of the Delay Distribution in 802.11 DCF: Step Towards End-to-end Delay Guarantees in WLAN, 5th International Workshop on Quality of future Internet Services (QofIS'04), Barcelona, Spain, September 2004.[ .pdf ]
  19. X. Perez, A. Banchs, J. Noguera and S. Sallent, Optimal Radio Acess Bearer Configuration for Voice over IP in 3G UMTS networks, European Wireless 2004, Barcelona, Spain, February 2004.[ .pdf ]
  20. A. Banchs, X. Perez and D. Qiao, Providing Throughput Guarantees in 802.11e Wireless LANs, Eighteenth International Teletraffic Congress (ITC18), Berlin, Germany, September 2003.[ .pdf ]
  21. A. Banchs, S. Tartarelli and A. Descamps, Intra-Customer Admission Control for TCP flows in DiffServ Assured Forwarding, IEEE GLOBECOM 2002, Taipei, Taiwan, November 2002.[ .pdf ]
  22. A. Banchs, F. Raspall, D. Anguera and S. Sallent, Core Stateless Fair Bandwidth Allocation for Unicast and Multicast Flows," Fourth International Workshop on Networked Group Communication (NGC 2002), Boston, MA, October 2002.[ .pdf ]
  23. A. Banchs. User Fair Queuing: Fair Allocation of Bandwidth for Users. IEEE INFOCOM 2002, New York, June 2002.[ .pdf ]
  24. A. Banchs, M. Radimirsch, X. Perez, Expedited and Assured Forwarding Extension for IEEE 802.11 Wireless LAN," Tenth IEEE/IFIP International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2002), Miami, FL, May 2002.[ .pdf ]
  25. A. Banchs, S. Tartarelli, F. Orlandi, S. Sato, K. Kobayashi, H. Pan, Configuration of DiffServ routers for high-speed links, 2002 IEEE Workshop on High Performance Switching and Routing (HPSR 2002), Kobe, Japan, May 2002.[ .pdf ]
  26. A. Banchs and X. Perez, Distributed Fair Queuing in IEEE 802.11 Wireless LAN, IEEE ICC 2002, New York, April 2002.[ .pdf ]
  27. S. Tartarelli and A. Banchs, Random Early Marking: Improving the Performance of TCP in DiffServ Assured Forwarding, IEEE ICC 2002, New York, April 2002.[ .pdf ]
  28. A. Banchs and X. Perez, Providing Throughput Guarantees in IEEE 802.11 Wireless LAN, IEEE WCNC 2002, Orlando, FL, March 2002.[ .pdf ]
  29. S. Sato, K. Kobayashi, H. Pan, S. Tartarelli and A. Banchs, Configuration Rule and Performance Evaluation of DiffServ Parameters, Seventeenth International Teletraffic Congress (ITC17), Salvador da Bahia, Brazil, December 2001.[ .pdf ]
  30. A. Banchs, O. Leon and S. Sallent, The Olympic Service Model: Issues and Architecture, 2nd International Workshop on Quality of future Internet Services (QofIS 2001), Coimbra, Portugal, September 2001.[ .pdf ]
  31. A. Banchs, X. Perez, M. Radimirsch and H. Stuettgen, Service Differentiation Extensions for Elastic and Real-Time traffic in 802.11 Wireless LAN, 2001 IEEE Workshop on High Performance Switching and Routing (HPSR 2001), Dallas, Texas, May 2001.[ .pdf ]
  32. A. Banchs, X. Perez, M. Radimirsch and S. Sallent, Service Differentiation Extensions for IEEE 802.11, 11th IEEE Workshop on Local and Metropolitan Area Networks (LANMAN 2001), Boulder, Co, March 2001.[ .pdf ]
  33. R. Denda, A. Banchs and W. Effelsberg, The Fairness Challenge in Computer Networks, 1st International Workshop on Quality of future Internet Services (QofIS 2000), Berlin, Germany, September 2000.[ .pdf ]
  34. A. Banchs and R. Denda, "A Scalable Share Differentiation Architecture for Elastic and Real-Time Traffic Eighth IEEE/IFIP International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2000), Pittsburgh, PA, June 2000.[ .pdf ]
  35. B. Lange, A. Banchs, T. Dietz and M. Gabrysch, Interactive Home Learning using Residential Broadband Networks, 2nd International Conference on New Learning Technologies (NLT’99), Berne, Switzerland, August 1999.
  36. A. Banchs, M. Gabrysch, T. Dietz, B. Lange and H. Stuettgen, Implementation of IP Multicast over ATM/xDSL Based Access Networks, GI (German Computer Society) Multicast Workshop’99, Braunschweig, Germany, May 1999.[ .pdf ]
  37. A. Banchs, W. Effelsberg, C. Tschudin and V. Turau, Multicasting Multimedia Streams with Active Networks23rd IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN’98), Lowell, MA, October 1998.[ .pdf ]
  38. A. Banchs, S. Sallent, Control-Minislot First-Come First-Serve ProtocolIEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT’98), Boston, MA, August 1998.[ .pdf ]

Invited Papers and Presentations

  1. A. Banchs, QoS support over Heterogeneous Wireless Networks, Last Mile Wireless Workshop, Dublin, Ireland, August 2006.
  2. A. Banchs, G. Iannello, P. Serrano, L. Vollero, A CAPWAP Architecture for Dynamic Configuration of QoS MAC Parameters, 1st Workshop on multiMedia Applications over Wireless Networks (MediaWiN), Athens, Greece, April 2006.
  3. A. Banchs, The DAIDALOS Architecture for QoS over Heterogeneous Wireless Networks, Trends in Wireless Resource Management Workshop, Barcelona, Spain, November 2005.
  4. A. Banchs, Broadcast technologies and services in a mobile environment with QoS, Convergence of mobile and broadcast environments workshop, Heidelberg, Germany, October 2005.
  5. A. Banchs, Tutorial on xDSL-based Access Networks invited presentation at the Fifth EUNICE Open European Summer School (EUNICE’99), Barcelona, September 1999.

Posters and Demonstrations

  1. T. Melia, R. Aguiar, A. Banchs, P. Pacyna, NIHO: Network Initiated Handovers for next generation All IP Networks demonstration at IEEE INFOCOM 2006, Barcelona, Spain, June 2006[ .pdf ]
  2. F. Raspall, C. Kuhmuench, A. Banchs, F. Pelizza and S. Sallent, Study of packet dropping policies on layered video Packet Video Workshop, Corea, May 2001.[ .pdf ]
  3. A. Banchs, M. Gabrysch, T. Dietz, B. Lange and H. Stuettgen, IP Multicast Support in ADSL Networks IEEE ATM Workshop’99, Japan, May 1999.[ .pdf ]

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