Publications

Publications can also be downloaded from ResearchGate, refer to the corresponding publisher for the published version

Book Chapters:

[B3] A. Al-Hourani, R. J. Evans, P. Farrell, B. Moran, M. Martorella, S. Kandeepan, S. Skafidas, U. Parampalli, “Millimeter-wave Integrated Radar Systems and Techniques” Academic Press Library in Signal Processing Volume 7 (SIGP): Array, Radar and Communications Engineering, Elsevier 2017 (Published).

[B2] A. Al-Hourani, S. Chandrasekharan, and S. Kandeepan “Aerial Platforms for Public Safety Networks, Performance Optimization” Wiley/ISRE, United Kingdom 2017, ISBN : 9781785480539. (Published).

[B1] A. Al-Hourani, S. Kandeepan, and S. Arunthavanathan, "Temporary Infrastructure with Cognitive Radios for Small Cell Networks," in the book “Design and Deployment of Small Cell Networks”, by Cambridge University Press, 2015, ISBN-13: 9781107056718. (Published).

Journal Articles

[J22] B. Al Homssi, A. Al-Hourani, Z. Krusevac, and W. S T Rowe, “Machine Learning Framework for Sensing and Modeling Interference in IoT Frequency Bands”, IEEE Internet-of-Things Journal, 2020 (Accepted)

[J21] A. Al-Hourani, “Interference Modelling in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles”, IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, 2020. (Accepted)

[J20] C. C. Chan, A. Al-Hourani, J. Choi, K. Gomez, and S. Kandeepan “Performance Modeling Framework for IoT-over-Satellite Using Shared Radio Spectrum”, MDPI Remote sensing, 2020 (Accepted)

[J19] A. Al-Hourani, “On the Line of Sight probability in Urban Environments”. IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, 2020 (Accepted)

[J18] HF Chan, K. Gomez, H. Rudolph, and A. Al-Hourani. “Hierarchical Routing Protocols for Wireless Sensor Network: A Compressive Survey.” Springer Wireless Networks, 2019 (Accepted)

[J17] Z. Li, S. Kandeepan, A. Giorgetti, A. Hourani, K. Magowe “Directional Antenna Channel modelling in Urban Area Using Ray Tracing”, ITU Journal: ICT Discoveries - Special issue - Radio wave propagation, 2019 (Published)

[J16] A. Al-Hourani and B. Ristic, “MapperBot / iSCAN: Open-Source Integrated Robotic Platform and Algorithm for 2D Mapping”, International Journal of Intelligent Robotics and Applications, 2019 (Published)

[J15] A. Al-Hourani and M. Haenggi, “Performance of Next-Generation Cellular Networks Guarded with Frequency Reuse Distance”, IEEE Transactions on Communications, 2019 (Accepted)

[J14] C. Chan, F. G. Kurnia, A. Al-Hourani, K. Gomez, S. Kandeepan, and W. Rowe, “Open-Source and Low-Cost Test Bed for Automated 5G Channel Measurement in mmWave Band International Journal of Infrared and Millimeter Waves 2018 (Published).

[J13] S. Skaria, A. Al-Hourani, M Lech, R. J Evans, “Hand-Gesture Recognition Using Two-Antenna Doppler Radar with Deep Convolutional Neural Networks”, IEEE Sensors Journal 2019 (Published).

[J12] S. Skaria, A. Al-Hourani, R. J Evans, S. Kandeepan, U. Parampalli “Interference Mitigation in Automotive Radar Using Pseudo-Random Cyclic Orthogonal Sequences”, Sensors Journal 2019 (Accepted).

[J11] B. Al Homssi, A. Al-Hourani, S. Chandrasekharan, K. M. Gomez, and S. Kandeepan, “On the Bound of Energy Consumption in Cellular IoT Networks”, IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking, 2020 (Accepted)

[J10] A. Al-Hourani, K. Gomez “Modeling Cellular-to-UAV Path-Loss for Suburban Environments”, IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, 2017 (Published)

[J9] Omar Arafat, Akram Al-Hourani, Nazmus S. Nafi, Mark A. Gregory “A Survey on Dynamic Spectrum Access for LTE-Advanced”, Wireless Personal Communications, Springer, 2017. (Published).

[J8] A. Al-Hourani, R. Evans, S. Kandeepan, B. Moran, H. Eltom, “Stochastic Geometry Methods for Modelling Automotive Radar Interference”, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transport Systems 2016 (Accepted).

[J7] A. Al-Hourani, S. Chandrasekharan, G. Kaandorp, W. Glenn, A. Jamalipour, and S. Kandeepan, “Coverage and Rate Analysis of Aerial Base Stations”, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace Electronics, 2016 (Published).

[J6] A. Al-Hourani, R. Evans, S. Kandeepan, “Nearest Neighbor Distance Distribution in Hard-Core Point Processes”, IEEE Letters on Communication 2016, vol. 20, no. 9, pp. 1872-1875, Sept. 2016. DOI: 10.1109/LCOMM.2016.2591017 (Published).

[J5] S. Chandrasekharan, K. Gomez, A. Al-Hourani, S. Kandeepan, T. Rasheed, L. Goratti, L. Reynaud, D. Grace, I. Bucaille, T. Wirth, and S. Allsopp, “Designing and Implementing Future Aerial Communication Networks,” IEEE Communication Magazine, 2016. (Published)

[J4] A. Al-Hourani, and S. Kandeepan, “On Modeling Coverage and Rate of Random Cellular Networks under Generic Channel Fading”, Wireless Networks, Springer (Published). DOI: 10.1007/s11276-015-1114-x

[J3] A. Al-Hourani, S. Kandeepan, and E. Hossain, “Relay-Assisted Device-to-Device Communication: A Stochastic Analysis of Energy Saving”, IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (Published). DOI: 10.1109/TMC.2016.2519343

[J2] A. Al-Hourani, S. Kandeepan, and A. Jamalipour, “Stochastic Geometry Study on Device to Device Communication as a Disaster Relief Solution”, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2015. DOI: 10.1109/TVT.2015.2450223. (Published).

[J1] A. Al-Hourani, S. Kandeepan and S Lardner “Optimal LAP altitude for maximum coverage” IEEE Wireless Communications Letters (Published).



Refereed Conference Articles:

[C29] S. Jayasekara, A. Al-Hourani, B. Ristic, and A. Skvortsovy, “Autonomous UAV Search for an RF Source in Urban Environments”, IEEE ICSPCS Conference, 2020 (Accepted)

[C28] I. S. M. Hashim, A. Al-Hourani, and W. S. T. Rowe, “Machine Learning Performance for Radio Localization under Correlated Shadowing,” IEEE ICSPCS Conference, 2020 (Accepted)

[C27] S. Skaria, D Huang, A. Al-Hourani, R. J. Evans, M. Lech, “Deep-Learning for Hand-Gesture Recognition with Simultaneous Thermal and Radar Sensors”, IEEE Sensors Conference, 2020 (Accepted)

[C26] J. F. Balarezo, S. Wang, K. G. Chavez, A. Al-Hourani, and S. Kandeepan, “Low-rate TCP DDoS Attack Model in the Southbound Channel of Software Defined Networks”, IEEE ICSPCS Conference, 2020 (Accepted)

[C25] B. Manzoor, A. Al-Hourani, B. Al Homssi, K. Magowe, S. Kandeepan, K. M. Gomez, “Evaluating Coverage Performance of NB-IoT in the ISM-band”, 27th International Conference on Telecommunications, 2020 (Accepted)

[C24] S. S. Khan, A. Al-Hourani, K. M. Gomez, “Performance Evaluation of Amplify-and-Forward UAV Relay in Millimeter-Wave”, 27th International Conference on Telecommunications, 2020 (Accepted)

[C23] N. Ranchagoda, S. Kandeepan, M. Ding, A. Al-Hourani, and K. M. Gomez, “'Diversity Based Coverage Improvement for Air-to-Ground Wireless Channels'”, IEEE WiSEE'19 Conference, Canada 2019 (Accepted)

[C22] S. Sun, X. Wang, B. Moran, A. Al-Hourani and W. S. T. Rowe, "Radio Source Localization Using Received Signal Strength in a Multipath Environment," 2019 22th International Conference on Information Fusion (FUSION), Ottawa, ON, Canada, 2019, pp. 1-6 (Published).

[C21] I. Hashim, A. Al-Hourani, W. Rowe, J. Scott, “Adaptive X-band antenna for the Internet-of-Things over space applications”, IEEE ICSPCS Gold Coast, Australia 2019 (Accepted).

[C20] B. Manzoor, A. Al-Hourani, K. M. Gomez, S. Kandeepan, D. Ming "2D versus 3D Geometric Modelling for Massive Access Networks in 5G-IoT Applications”, IEEE ICSPCS Cairns, Australia 2018 (Published).

[C19] S Chandrasekharan, S. Kandeepan, K. Gomez, A. Al-Hourani, L. Reynaud and Y. Gourhant “Terminal Cooperation using Game Theory for Energy Efficiency in Radio Access Networks: A Simulation Based Performance Analysis”, ICCE International Conference On Consumer Electronics 2018 (Published)

[C18] B. Al Homssi, A. Al-Hourani, K. Chavez, S. Kandeepan, “Energy-Efficient IoT for 5G: A Framework for Adaptive Power and Rate Control”, IEEE ICSPCS Gold Coast, Australia 2018 (Published)

[C17] B. Al Homssi, A. Al-Hourani, Robin J. Evans, K. Chavez, S. Kandeepan, W. S T Rowe, M. Loney, “Free Spectrum for IoT: How Much Can It Take?”, International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2018 (Published)

[C16] S. Sun, X. Wang, B. Moran, A. Al-Hourani, W. Rowe,Maximum Likelihood Indoor Localization of a WiFi Radio Transmitter with Structural Knowledge”, 9th International Conference on Signal Processing Systems, ICSPS 2017 (Published).

[C15] S. Wang, S. Chandrasekharan, K.Gomez, S. Kandeepan, A. Al-Hourani, P. Zanna,SECOD: SDN sEcure COntrol and Data Plane Algorithm for Detecting and Defending DoS Attacks”, 28th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC) - "Services, Applications and Business" 2017 IEEE (Accepted)

[C14] B. Hampton, A. Al-Hourani, B. Ristic, B. Moran, “RFS-SLAM Robot: An Experimental Platform for RFS Based Occupancy-Grid SLAM”, 20th International Conference on Information Fusion (FUSION) 2017 IEEE (Published).

[C13] A. Al-Hourani, R. J. Evans, B. Moran, S. Kandeepan, “Efficient Range-Doppler Processing of Random Stepped Frequency Radars for Automotive Applications”, in IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, Spring 2016, Sydney Australia (Accepted).

[C12] S. Chandrasekharan, A. Al-Hourani, K. Gomez, S. Kandeepan, R. Evans, L. Reynaud, S. Scalise, “Performance Evaluation of LTE and WiFi Technologies in Aerial Networks”, in Global Communication Conference (GLOBECOM), IEEE, 2016. (Published).

[C11] K. Gomez, A. Al-Hourani, L. Goratti, R. Riggio, S. Kandeepan and I. Bucaille, “Capacity Evaluation of Aerial LTE Base-Stations”, European Conference on Networks and Communications, Paris, France, 2015 IEEE. (Published).

[C10] T. Chen, S. Kandeepan, A. Hourani, A. Munari, and M. Berioli, "Spectrum sensing for cognitive maritime VHF networks," in OCEANS 2014 - TAIPEI, 2014 IEEE, pp. 1-7. DOI: 10.1109/OCEANS-TAIPEI.2014.6964419 (Published).

[C9] I. Belski, A. Al-Hourani, A. Valentine, A. Belski, "Can Simple Ideation Techniques Enhance Idea Generation?", The 25th Annual Conference of the Australasian Association for Engineering Education, Wellington, New Zealand; 2014. (Published).

[C8] S. Chandrasekharan, A. Al-Hourani, K. Magawi, L. Reynaud and S. Kandeepan, “Propagation Measurements for D2D in Rural Areas”, in International Conference on Communications (ICC), London UK, IEEE, 2014. (Published).

[C7] A. Al-Hourani, Sathyanarayanan Chandrasekharan, Abbas Jamalipour, Laurent Reynaud and Sithamparanathan Kandeepan, “Optimal Cluster Head Spacing for Energy-Efficient Communication in Aerial-Backhauled Networks”, in Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), 2015 IEEE. (Published).

[C6] A. Al-Hourani, V. Trajkovic, S. Chandrasekharan, and S. Kandeepan, “Spectrum Occupancy Measurements for Different Urban Environments”, European Conference on Networks and Communications, Paris, France, 2015 IEEE. (Published).

[C5] A. Al-Hourani, S. Chandrasekharan, G. Baldini, and S. Kandeepan, "Propagation Measurements in 5.8GHz and Pathloss Study for CEN-DSRC," IEEE International Conference on Connected Vehicles, Vienna, Austria, 2014 IEEE. (Published).

[C4] A. Al-Hourani, S. Kandeepan, and A. Jamalipour, "Modeling air-to-ground path loss for low altitude platforms in urban environments," in Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Austin, USA, 2014 IEEE, 2014, pp. 2898-2904. DOI: 10.1109/GLOCOM.2014.7037248. (Published).

[C3] A. Al-Hourani and S. Kandeepan, "Cognitive Relay Nodes for Airborne LTE Emergency Networks," 7th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems (ICSPCS), Gold Coast, Australia, 2013 IEEE, pp. 1-9. DOI: 10.1109/ICSPCS.2013.6723940. (Published).

[C2] A. Al-Hourani and S. Kandeepan, "Temporary Cognitive Femtocell Network for Public Safety LTE” 18th International Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD), Berlin, Germany, 2013 IEEE, pp. 190-195. DOI: 10.1109/ICSPCS.2013.6723940. (Published).

[C1] A. Al-Hourani, S. Chandrasekharan, and S. Kandeepan, "Path loss study for millimeter wave device-to-device communications in urban environment," in International Conference on Communications (ICC), Sydney, Australia, 2014 IEEE, pp. 102-107. DOI: 10.1109/CAMAD.2013.6708115 (Published).