28 OCT

MONET will be present at IPCCC 2013

The researchers of the MONET department José Núñez, Jorge Baranda and Josep Mangues will present the paper titled “Backpressure Routing for the Backhaul in Sparse Small Cell Deployments” at the 32nd IEEE International Performance, Computing, and Communications Conference (IPCCC 2013). IPCCC is a premier IEEE conference presenting research in the performance of computer and communication [...]

23 OCT


The leaflet of the STRAUSS project has been released. It includes an overview of the main objectives, technical approach, key issues and expected impact. The PDF version is available at: STRAUSS Leaflet

23 OCT

First participation of STRAUSS in the CAON cluster

The STRAUSS project has participated for the first time in the Converged and Optical Networks (CaON) Cluster Meeting and the Future Networks 12th FP7 Plenary Concertation meeting held on October 22nd and 23rd, 2013, in Brussels. The EU Project Coordinator of STRAUSS provided an overview of project (consortium, motivation, considered architecture, main objectives, work methodology and expected [...]

03 SEP

MONET will be present at ICNP 2013

The paper “Scalable WiFi Multicast Services for Very Large Groups” by Yigal Bejerano (Bell-Labs, Alcatel-Lucent), Jaime Ferragut (CTTC), Katherine Guo (Bell Labs), Varun Gupta (Columbia University), Craig Gutterman (Columbia University), Thyaga Nandagopal (National Science Foundation), and Gil Zussman (Columbia University) will be presented at the 21st IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2013). This is [...]

03 SEP

3rd COMBO plenary meeting October 14-17 at CTTC premises

The 3rd plenary meeting of COMBO project will be hosted by CTTC on October 14th and 17th, 2013. COMBO is an EU FP7 ICT integrated project, undertaken by 17 partners over a period of three years, starting January 1st, 2013, with over 11 million Euros in funding, of which over 7 million Euros are funded [...]

18 JUL

STRAUSS Kick-off meeting 22nd and 23rd July at CTTC premises

The kick-off meeting of the STRAUSS project will be held in Europe, at CTTC premises on July 22nd and 23rd, 2013. The research center Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya (CTTC) coordinates the research project STRAUSS co financed by the European Union (1.5 million €) and Japan (3 million €). STRAUSS has the objective of [...]

05 JUL

MONET will be present at IEEE GreenCom 2013

The paper “A Model to Analyze the Energy Savings of Base Station Sleep Mode in LTE HetNets” by Paolo Dini, Marco Miozzo, Nicola Bui and Nicola Baldo will be presented at IEEE GreenCom 2013 conference to be held in Beijing, China this August. The work is in the framework of the Green Wireless Networking research [...]

04 JUL

Accepted paper at IEEE Wireless Communication Letter

The researchers of the MONET department  Josep Mangues and José  Nuñez have published the letter entitled Modeling and Exploiting the Relation Between Packet Losses and Hidden Traffic in IEEE Wireless Communication Letter.  The paper will appear in October 2013.  

02 JUL

ICT EU-Japan Project Launching Event, Tokyo, July 2nd, 2013

The EC and the Japanese authorities (MIC and NICT) have organized an event to launch the six joint projects that were selected through the EU-Japan coordinated call. This event will acknowledge the start of the ICT research projects as the first case for EC and Japan, and the continuous cooperation among EC, MIC and NICT [...]

04 JUN

ONS will present 7 papers at ECOC 2013

The following papers have been accepted for presentation at ECOC 2013: R. Vilalta, R. Muñoz, R. Casellas, R. Martínez, Data Center Interconnection Orchestration with Virtual GMPLS-controlled MPLS-TP Networks over a Shared Wavelength Switched Optical Network, in Proc. of 39th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication (ECOC 2013), September 22-26 2013, London, U.K. R. Muñoz, [...]