Publications

2017

  • B. Toader, F. Sprumont, S. Faye, M. Popescu, F. Viti, "Usage of Smartphone Data to Derive an Indicator for Collaborative Mobility between Individuals", in ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, vol. 6, iss. 3, 2017
  • T. Derrmann, R. Frank, F. Viti, "Towards Estimating Urban Macroscopic Fundamental Diagrams From Mobile Phone Signaling Data: A Simulation Study", TRB Annual Meeting, January, 2017

2016

  • W. Bronzi, T. Derrmann, G. Castignani, T. Engel, "Towards Characterizing Bluetooth Discovery in a Vehicular Context", in Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC), December, 2016
  • T. Derrmann, S. Faye, R. Frank, T. Engel, "Poster: LuST-LTE: A Simulation Package for Pervasive Vehicular Connectivity", in Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC), December, 2016
  • K. Emara, "Poster: PREXT: Privacy Extension for Veins VANET Simulator", in Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC), December, 2016
  • L. Codeca, R. Frank, S. Faye, T. Engel, "Luxembourg SUMO Traffic (LuST) Scenario: Traffic Demand Evaluation", in IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Magazine, 2016.
  • S. Faye, I. Tahirou, T. Engel, "Demo Abstract: Human Mobility Profiling Using Privacy-Friendly Wi-Fi and Activity Traces", in Proceedings of the 14th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys 2016), November, 2016.
  • S. Faye, T. Engel, "Understanding User Daily Mobility Using Mobile and Wearable Sensing Systems", in Proceedings of the International Conference on Information and Communications Technology Convergence 2016 (ICTC 2016), October, 2016.
  • S. Faye, N. Louveton, G. Gheorghe, and T. Engel, "A Two-Level Approach to Characterizing Human Activities from Wearable Sensor Data", in Journal of Wireless Mobile Networks, Ubiquitous Computing, and Dependable Applications (JoWUA), 2016
  • T. Derrmann, R. Frank, S. Faye, G. Castignani, T. Engel, "Towards Privacy-Neutral Travel Time Estimation from Mobile Phone Signalling Data", in Proceedings of the IEEE International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2), September, 2016.
  • S. Faye, C. Chaudet, "Characterizing the Topology of an Urban Wireless Sensor Network for Road Traffic Management", in IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2016.
  • S. Faye, N. Louveton, G. Gheorghe, T. Engel, "Toward a Characterization of Human Activities using Smart Devices: A Micro/Macro Approach", in Proceedings of the 7th IEEE INFOCOM International Workshop on Mobility Management in the Networks of the Future World (MobiWorld’16), April, 2016.

2015

  • G. Castignani, T. Derrmann, R. Frank, T. Engel, "Validation Study of Risky Event Classification using Driving Pattern Factors", in Proceedings of the 22nd IEEE Symposium on Communications and Vehicular Technology in the Benelux (SCVT), November, 2015.
  • S. Faye, C. Chaudet, "Connectivity Analysis of Wireless Sensor Networks Deployments in Smart Cities", in Proceedings of the 22nd IEEE Symposium on Communications and Vehicular Technology in the Benelux (SCVT), November, 2015.
  • L. Codeca, R. Frank, T. Engel,  "Luxembourg SUMO Traffic (LuST) Scenario: 24 Hours of Mobility for Vehicular Networking Research", in Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC) 2015, December, 2015. (Won best Paper award)
  • S. Faye, R. Frank, T. Engel,  "Adaptive Activity and Context Recognition using Multimodal Sensors in Smart Devices", in Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Mobile Computing, Applications and Services (MobiCASE'15), November, 2015.
  • S. Faye, R. Frank, T. Engel,  "SWIPE: Monitoring Human Dynamics using Smart Devices (Demo)", in Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Mobile Computing, Applications and Services (MobiCASE'15), November, 2015.
  • S. Jafarnejad, L. Codeca, W. Bronzi, R. Frank, T. Engel "A Car Hacking Experiment: When Connectivity meets Vulnerability", in IEEE Globecom 2015 Workshop on Wireless Networking, Control & Positioning for Unmanned Autonomous Vehicles, December, 2015.
  • F. Melakessou, T. Derrmann, T. Engel "Asymmetry Analysis of Inbound/Outbound Car Traffic Load distribution in Luxembourg", in Proceedings of the 13th ACM International Symposium on Mobility Management and Wireless Access, November, 2015.
  • W. Bronzi, R. Frank, G. Castignani, T. Engel "Bluetooth Low Energy performance and robustness analysis for Inter-Vehicular Communications", in Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks, August, 2015.
  • N. Montavont, A. Blanc, R. Navas, G. Castignani, "Handover Triggering in IEEE 802.11 Networks", in Procceedings of the 16th IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM 2015), June, 2015.
  • S. Faye, R. Frank, "Using Wearables to Learn from Human Dynamics (Demo)"iProceedings of the 13th International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services (MobiSys 2015), May, 2015.
  • L. Codeca, R. Frank, T. Engel, "LuST: a 24-hour Scenario of Luxembourg City for SUMO Traffic simulations"iProceedings of the SUMO 2015 Intermodal Simulation for Intermodal Transport Conference, May, 2015.
  • M. Mouton, G. Castignani, R. Frank, T. Engel, "Enabling Vehicular Mobility in City-Wide IEEE 802.11 Networks Through Predictive Handovers"iElsevier Vehicular Communications, Special Issue on Advances on Networking and Information Systems Technologies for ITS, 2015.

2014

  • R. Frank, M. Forster, "A Recommendation Based Driver Assistance System to Mitigate Vehicular Traffic Shock Waves (Demo)"in Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC) 2014, December, 2014. (Won best Demo award)
  • W. Bronzi, R. Frank, G. Castigani, T. Engel, "Bluetooth Low Energy for Inter-Vehicular Communications", in Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC) 2014, December, 2014.
  • M. Forster, R. Frank, T. Engel, "An Event-Driven Inter-Vehicle Communication Protocol to Attenuate Vehicular Shock Waves", in Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Connected Vehicles & Expo (ICCVE), November, 2014.
  • G. Castignani, T. Derrmann, R. Frank, T. Engel, "Driver Behavior Profiling using Smartphones: A Low-Cost Platform for Driver Monitoring", IEEE ITS Magazine, Fall 2014.
  • F. Melakessou, "Scilab Modeling and Simulation of Communication Network: Luxembourg Car Traffic Use Case"30th International Computer Aided-Engineering  (CAE) Conference, October 27-28, 2014, Pacengo Del Garda, Verona, Italy.
  • L. Codeca, R. Frank, T. Engel, "Traffic Routing in Urban Environments: The Impact of Partial Information"in Proceedings of the 17th International IEEE Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITSC'14), October, 2014.
  • G. Castignani, R. Frank, "SenseFleet: A Smartphone-based Driver Profiling Platfrom (Demo)", in Proceedings of the 11th Annual IEEE Communications Society Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON'14), June, 2014.
  • R. Frank, M. Forster, C. Sommer, F. Kargl and T. Engel, "Proceedings of the 2nd GI/ITG KuVS Fachgespräch Inter-Vehicle Communication (FG-IVC 2014)", University of Luxembourg, Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT), TR-SnT-2014-4, ISBN 978-2-87971-124-9, February 2014.
  • R. Frank, W. Bronzi, G. Castignani and T. Engel, "Bluetooth Low Energy: An Alternative Technology for VANET Applications", in Proceedings of  the 11th IEEE/IFIP Annual Conference on Wireless On-demand Network Systems and Services (WONS'14), April 2014.
  • M. Forster, R. Frank, M. Gerla and T. Engel, "A Cooperative Advanced Driver Assistance System to Mitigate Vehicular Traffic Shock Waves", in Proceedings of the 33rd Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM'14), April, 2014.
  • R. Frank, H. Weitz, G. Castignani and T. Engel, "Collaborative Traffic Sensing: A Case Study of a Mobile Phone Based Traffic Management System", in Proceedings of the 11th Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC), January, 2014.
  • L. Dolberg, J. Francois and T. Engel, "Tracking spoofed locations in crowd-sourced locations", in Proceedings of the IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS 2014), May, 2014.
  • R. Frank, "Play The Game", in Dagstuhl Report: Inter-Vehicular Communication – Quo Vadis (Seminar 13392), Schloss Dagstuhl – Leibniz-Zentrum für Informatik GmbH, Dagstuhl Publishing. ISSN 2192-5283, January, 2014.

2013

  • R. Frank, G. Castignani, R. Schmitz and T. Engel, "A novel Eco-Driving Application to Reduce Energy Consumption of Electric Vehicles", in Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Connected Vehicles & Expo (ICCVE), December, 2013.
  • M. Mouton, G. Castignani, R. Frank and T. Engel, "MROAD: Scanning-free Model-Based Roaming for 802.11 Networks Under Vehicular Mobility", Wireless Days (WD), November, 2013.
  • G. Castignani, J. Monetti, N. Montavont, A. Arcia-Moret, R. Frank and T. Engel, "A Study of Urban IEEE 802.11 Hotspot Networks: Towards a Community Access Network", Wireless Days (WD), November, 2013.
  • G. Castignani, R. Frank and T. Engel, "An Evaluation Study of Driver Profiling Fuzzy Algorithms Using Smartphones", in Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Vehicular Communications and Applications (VCA 2013), October, 2013.
  • L. Codeca, R. Frank and T. Engel, "Improving Traffic in Urban Environments Applying the Wardrop Equilibrium", in Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Vehicular Communications and Applications (VCA 2013), October, 2013.
  • G. Castignani, R. Frank and T. Engel, "Driver Behavior Profiling using Smartphones", in Proceedings of the 16th International IEEE Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITSC 2013), October, 2013.
  • R. Frank, F. Melakessou, G. Castignani and T. Engel, "Energy-Efficient Rate-Adaptive Passive Traffic Sensing using Smartphones", in Proceedings of the 12th Annual Mediterranean Ad Hoc Networking Workshop (MedHocNet 2013), June, 2013.
  • M. Forster, R. Frank and T. Engel, "A Study on Highway Traffic Flow Optimization using Partial Velocity Synchronization", in Proceedings of the 1st GI/ITG KuVS Fachgespräch Inter-Vehicle Communication (FG-IVC 2013), TR CCS-2013-01, February, 2013.
  • A. Kovacheva, R. Frank and T. Engel, "LuxTraffic: A Collaborative Traffic Sensing System", in Proceedings of IEEE LANMAN 2013, April, 2013.
  • M. Mouton, G. Castignani, R. Frank, L. Codeca and T. Engel, "On the Evaluation of Make-Before-Break Handovers in Urban WiFi Networks for Moving Vehicles", in Proceedings of IEEE WONS 2013 10th International Conference on Wireless On-demand Network Systems and Services, February, 2013.

2012

  • M. Forster, R. Frank, M. Gerla and T. Engel, "Improving Highway Traffic through Partial Velocity Synchronization", in Proceedings of IEEE Globecom 2012, December, 2012.
  • R. Frank, M. Mouton and T. Engel, "Towards Collaborative Traffic Sensing using Mobile Phones", in Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC) 2012, November, 2012.
  • M. Forster, R. Frank and T. Engel, "Evaluation of Sensors in Modern Smartphones for Vehicular Traffic Monitoring", SnT Technical Report, 2012.
  • R. Frank, M. Forster, M. Gerla and T. Engel, "A Survey on the Performance of Commercial Mobile Access Networks", SnT Technical Report, 2012.
  • L. Codeca, E. Giordano, B. Geffon, G. Grassi, G. Pau and M. Gerla, "MoViT: the mobile network virtualized testbed", in Proceedings of the ninth ACM international workshop on Vehicular inter-networking, systems, and applications (VANET'12), 2012.
  • L. Dolberg, J. François and T. Engel, "Efficient multidimensional aggregation for large scale monitoring", in Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Large Installation System Administration: Strategies, Tools, and Techniques (LISA'12), USENIX Association, Berkeley, CA, USA, p. 163-180, 2012.

2011

  • R. Frank, E. Giordano, M. Gerla and T. Engel, "Performance Bound for Routing in Urban Scenarios", in Proceedings of Asian Internet Engineering Conference (AINTEC) 2011, November, 2011.
  • E. Giordano, R. Frank, G. Pau and M. Gerla, "CORNER: A Radio Propagation Model for VANETs in Urban Scenarios", in Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 99, no. 7, IEEE, 2011, pp. 1280 – 1294, ISSN: 0018-9219.

2010

  • R. Frank, E. Giordano, P. Cataldi and M. Gerla, "TrafRoute: A Different Approach to Routing in Vehicular Networks", in Proceedings of The 6th IEEE International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob 2010), 2010.
  • E. Giordano, R. Frank, G. Pau and M. Gerla, "CORNER: a Realistic Urban Propagation Model for VANET", in Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Wireless On-demand Network Systems and Services (WONS'10), IEEE, 2010.
  • E. Giordano, R. Frank, G. Pau and M. Gerla, "CORNER: A Step Towards Realistic Simulations for VANET", in Proceedings of the Seventh ACM International Workshop on Vehicular Inter-Networking (VANET 2010), co-located at MOBICOM 2010, ACM, September 2010, Chicago, USA.

A complete list of publications can be found on the publication portal of the University of Luxembourg.