Journal Papers


*P. Qian, N. Wang and R. Tafazolli, Achieving Robust Mobile Web Content Delivery Performance Based on Multiple Coordinated QUIC Connections, IEEE Access, Accepted for publication

S. Vural, N. Wang, P. Bucknell, G. Foster and R. Tafazolli, Dynamic Preamble Subset Allocation for RAN Slicing in 5G Networks, IEEE Access, Accepted for publication

G. Chandrasekaran, N. Wang, A. Hassanpour, M. Xu and R. Tafazolli, Mobility as a Service (MaaS): A D2D-based Information Centric Network Architecture for Edge-Controlled Content Distribution, IEEE Access, Accepted for publication

C. Ge, N. Wang, G. Foster and M. Wilson, Towards QoE-assured 4K Video-on-demand Delivery through Mobile Edge Virtualization with Adaptive Prefetching, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 19, No. 10, pp. 2222-2237, 2017. Featured IEEE ComSoc Technology News (CTN) Sept. 2017

S. Vural, N. Wang, G. Foster and R. Tafazolli, Success Probability of Multiple Preamble Based Single-Attempt Random Access to Mobile Networks, IEEE Communications Letters, Accepted for publication

Y. Miao, Z. Sun, N. Wang, Y. Cao and H. Cruickshank, Time Efficient Data Collection with Mobile Sink and vMIMO Technique in Wireless Sensor Networks, IEEE Systems Journal, Accepted for publication

S. Vural, N. Wang, P. Navaratnam and R.Tafazolli, Caching Transient Data In Internet Content Routers, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Vol. 25, Issue 2, 2017, pp. 1048-1061

O. Okonor, N. Wang, S. Georgoulas and Z. Sun, Green Link Weights for Disruption Free Energy Aware Traffic Engineering, IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 11, No. 2, 2017, pp661-672

Y. Cao and N. Wang, Towards Efficient Electric Vehicle Charging Using VANET-Based Information Dissemination, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 66, Issue 4, 2017, pp. 2886-2901

O. Okonor, N. Wang, S. Georgoulas and Z. Sun, Dynamic Link Sleeping Reconfigurations for Green Traffic Engineering, International Journal of Communication Systems (Wiley), Vol. 30, Issue 9, 2016

Y. Zhang, M. Xu, N. Wang, J. Li, P. Chen and F. Liang, Compressing IP Forwarding Tables with Small Bounded Update Time, Elsevier Computer Networks, Vol. 106, 2016, pp. 77-90

X. Huang, R. Yu, J. Kang, N. Wang, S. Maharjan and Y. Zhang, Software Defined Networking with Pseudonym Systems for Secure Vehicular Clouds, IEEE Access, Vol. 4, 2016

J. Thainesh, N. Wang and R. Tafazolli, A Scalable Architecture for Handling Control Plane Failures in Heterogeneous Networks, IEEE Communication Magazine, Vol. 54, Issue 4, 2016, pp. 145-151

Y. Zhang, M. Xu, Y. Zhang and N. Wang, MAVIN: A MAC Address Coding base Virtual Network Platform, China Communications, Vol. 91, Nov. 2015, pp. 577-592

Y. Miao, S. Vural, Z. Sun and N. Wang, A Unified Solution for Gateway and In-network Traffic Load Balancing in Multihop Data Collection Scenarios, IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 10, No. 3, 1251-1262

 Y. Cao, N. Wang, G. Kamel and Y. J. Kim, An Electric Vehicle Charging Management Scheme Based on Publish/subscribe Communication Framework, IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 11, Issue 3, 2017

X. Zhang, N. Wang, V. Vasilakis and M. Howarth, A Distributed In-network Caching Scheme for P2P-like Content Chunk Delivery, Elsevier Computer Networks, Vol. 91, 2015, pp. 577-592

G. Kamel, N. Wang, V. Vasilakis, Z. Sun, P. Navarantnam, C. Wang, L. Dong and R. Tafazolli, CAINE: A Context-Aware Information Centric Network Ecosystem, IEEE Communication Magazine, Vol. 53, Issue 8, 2015, pp. 176-183

 W. K. Chai, N. Wang, K. V. Katsaros, M. Hoefling, G. Kamel, S. Melis, B. Vieira, M. Paolone, M. Menth, G. Pavlou, C. Develder, M. Mampaey, and H. Bontius, An Information-Centric Communication Infrastructure for Real-time State Estimation of Active Distribution Networks, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol. 6, No. 4, 2015, pp. 2134-2146

 Y. Cao, N. Wang. Z. Sun and H. Cruickshank, A Reliable and Efficient Encounter-based Routing Framework fro Delay/Disruption Tolerant Networks, IEEE Sensor Journal, Vol. 15, No. 7, 2015, pp. 4004-4018

 A. Adulyasas, Z. Sun and N. Wang, Connected Coverage Optimisation for Sensor Scheduling in Wireless Sensor Networks, IEEE Sensor Journal, Vol. 15, No. 7, 2015, pp. 3877-3892

  Y. Cao, Z. Sun, N. Wang, M. Riaz and H. Cruickshank, Geographic-Based Spray-and-relay (GSaR): An Efficient Routing Scheme for DTNs, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 64, No. 4, 2015, pp. 1548-1564

C. Ge, Z. Sun, N. Wang, K. Xu and J. Wu, Energy Management in Cross-domain Content Delivery Networks: A Theoretical Perspective, IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, Vol. 11, No. 3, 2014, pp. 264-277

K. Katsaros, W. Chai, N. Wang, G. Pavlou, H. Bontius and M. Paolone, Information-Centric Networking for Machine-to-Machine Data Delivery – A Case Study in Smart Grid Applications, IEEE Network, Special issue on Information-Centric Networking Beyond Baseline Scenarios: Research Advances and Implementation, Vol. 28, Issue 3, 2014, pp. 58-64

 F. Francois, N. Wang, K. Moessner, S. Georgoulas and K. Xu, On IGP Link Weight Optimization for joint Energy Efficiency and Load Balancing Improvement, Elsevier Computer Communications, Vol. 50, 2014, pp. 130-141

 F. Francois, N. Wang, K. Moessner, S. Georgoulas and R. Schmidt, Leveraging MPLS Backup Paths for Distributed Energy-aware Traffic Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, Vol. 11, Issue 2, 2014, pp. 235-249

Y. Cao, Z. Sun, N. Wang, H. Cruickshank and N. Ahmad, A Reliable and Efficient Geographic Routing Scheme for Delay/Disruption Tolerant Networks, IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, Vol. 2, No. 6, 2013, pp. 603-606

Y. Cao, Z. Sun, N. Wang, F. Yao and H. Cruickshank, Converge-and-Diverge (CaD): A Geographic Routing for Delay/Disruption Tolerant Networks Using Delegation Replication Approach, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 62, Issue 1, 2013, pp. 2239-2243

C. Ge, Z. Sun and N. Wang, A Survey of Power-Saving Techniques on Data Centers and Content Delivery Networks, IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, Vol. 15, Issue 3, 2013, pp. 1334-1354

F. Francois, N. Wang, K. Moessner and S. Georgoulas, Optimizing Link Sleeping Reconfigurations in ISP Networks with Off-peak Time Failure Protection, IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, Vol. 10, Issue 2, 2013, pp. 176-188

T. Guo, A. Quddus, N. Wang and R. Tafazolli, Local Mobility Management for Networked Femtocells Based on X2 Traffic Forwarding, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 62, Issue 1, 2013, pp. 326-340

 G. Pavlou, N. Wang, W.K. Chai and I. Psaras, Internet-Scale Content Mediation in Information-Centric Networks, invited paper in the Annals of Telecommunications, special issue on Networked Digital Media, Vol. 68, No. 3-4, 2013, pp. 167-177

N. Wang, K-H. Ho and G. Pavlou, AMPLE: An Adaptive Traffic Engineering System Based on Virtual Routing Topologies, IEEE Communications Magazine, Vol. 50, No. 3, 2012, pp.185-191

N. Wang, Y. Zhang, J. Serrat, J. L. Gorricho, T. Guo, Z. Hu and P. Zhang, A Two-Dimensional Architecture for End-to-end Resource Management in Virtual Network Environments, IEEE Network, special issue on Wired and Wireless Network Virtualisation, Vol. 26, Issue 5, 2012, pp. 8-14

 M. Charalambides, G. Pavlou, P. Flegkas, N. Wang and D. Tuncer, Managing the Future Internet through Intelligent In-network Substrates, IEEE Network, Special Issue on Managing an Autonomic Future Internet, Vol. 25, Issue 6, 2011, pp. 34-40

 N. Wang, C. Michael and K. H. Ho, Disruption-free Green Traffic Engineering with NotVia Fast Reroute, IEEE Communication Letters, Vol. 15, No. 10, 2011, pp.1123-1125

 W. Chai, N. Wang, I. Psaras, G. Pavlou, C. Wang, G. Garcia de Blas, J. Ramon Salguero, L. Liang, S. Spirou, A. Beben and E. Hadjioannou, CURLING: Content-ubiquitous Resolution and Delivery Infrastructure for Next Generation Services, IEEE Communications Magazine, Special Issue on Future Media Internet, March 2011, pp.112-120

K-H. Ho, G. Pavlou, N. Wang and M. Howarth, Joint Optimization of Intra- and Inter-autonomous System Traffic Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management (TNSM), Vol. 6, No. 2, June 2009, pp. 64-79

Boucadair, P. Georgatsos, N. Wang, M. Howarth, D. Griffin, G. Pavlou, A. Elizondo, The AGAVE Approach for Network Virtualization: the Delivery of Differentiated Services, Annals of Telecommunications, Special issue on virtualization, Vol. 64, Issue 5, 2009, pp. 277-288 

N. Wang, K-H. Ho, G. Pavlou, M. Howarth, An Overview of Routing Optimisation for Internet Traffic Engineering, IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2008, pp. 36-56

K-H. Ho, M. Howarth, N. Wang, G. Pavlou, S. Georgoulas, Inter-Autonomous System Provisioning for End-to-End Bandwidth Guarantees, Computer Communications (Elsevier), Vol. 30, No. 18 , December 2007, pp. 3757-3777

M. Boucadair, P. Lévis, D. Griffin, N. Wang, M. Howarth, G. Pavlou, E. Mykoniati, P. Georgatsos, B. Quoitin, J. Rodríguez Sánchez, M. L. García-Osma, A Framework for End-to-End Service Differentiation: Network Planes and Parallel Internets, IEEE Communications Magazine, Vol. 45, No. 9, IEEE, September 2007, pp. 134-143

N. Wang, G. Pavlou, Traffic Engineered Multicast Content Delivery without MPLS Overlay, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 9, No. 3, Apr. 2007, pp.619-628

D. Griffin, J. Spencer, J. Griem, M. Boucadair, P. Morand, M. Howarth, N. Wang, G. Pavlou, A. Asgari, P. Georgatsos, Interdomain Routing through QoS-class Planes, IEEE Communications Magazine, special issue on Quality of Service Routing Algorithms for Heterogeneous Networks, Vol. 45, No. 2, IEEE, February 2007, pp. 88-95

M. Howarth, M. Boucadair, P. Flegkas, N. Wang, G. Pavlou, P. Morand, T. Coadic, D. Griffin, A. Asgari, P. Georgatsos, End-to-end Quality of Service Provisioning through Inter-provider Traffic Engineering, Computer Communications (Elsevier), Vol. 29, No. 6, 2006 pp.683-702

M. Howarth, P. Flegkas, G. Pavlou, N. Wang, P. Trimintzios, A. Asgari, D. Griffin, J. Griem, M. Boucadair, P. Morand, P. Georgatsos, Provisioning for Inter-domain Quality of Service: the MESCAL Approach, IEEE Communications Magazine, Vol. 43, No. 6, 2005, pp.129-137

C. P. Low, N. Wang, On Group Multicast Routing with Bandwidth Constraint: A Lower Bound and Performance Evaluation, IEICE transactions on Communications, Vol.E87-B No.1, Jan. 2004 pp.124-131

N. Wang, G. Pavlou, An Overlay Framework for Provisioning Differentiated Services in Source Specific Multicast, Computer Networks (Elsevier), Vol. 44(4) 2004 pp. 481-497

N. Wang, G. Pavlou, Scalable Sender Access Control for Bi-directional Multicast Routing, Computer Networks (Elsevier) Vol. 43(5) 2003 pp.539-555

C. P. Low, N. Wang, J. Ng, Dynamic Group Multicast Routing with Bandwidth Reservation, International Journal of Communication Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Vol. 15, issue 8, 2002 pp.655-682

C. P. Low, N. Wang, On Finding Feasible solutions to Group Multicast Routing Problem, IEICE Transactions on Communications, Vol.E85-B No.1, Jan. 2002 pp.268-277

C. P. Low, N. Wang, An Efficient Algorithm for Group Multicast Routing Problem with Bandwidth Reservations, Computer Communications (Elsevier), Vol. 23(18) (2000) pp1740-1746.