Publications

Journal publications

Beakcheol Jang , Jun Bum Lim and Mihail L. Sichitiu, An Asynchronous Scheduled MAC Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks, in Computer Networks, Elsevier, Vol. 57 No. 1, Jan. 2013, pages 85-98. (pdf)

Beakcheol Jang and Mihail L. Sichitiu, IEEE 802.11 Saturation Throughput Analysis in the Presence of Hidden Terminals, to appear in IEEE Transactions on Networking, 2012. (pdf)

Yongchul Kim and Mihail L. Sichitiu, Optimal Placement of Transparent Relay Stations in 802.16j Mobile Multihop Relay Networks, in IEICE Transactions on Communications, Vol. E94-B, No. 9, pages 2582-2591, Sep. 2011. (pdf)

Yongchul Kim and Mihail L. Sichitiu, Optimal Max-min Fair Resource Allocation in IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 60, No. 8, Oct. 2011, pages 3907-3918. (pdf)

Jun Bum Lim, Beakcheol Jang, Suyoung Yoon, Mihail L. Sichitiu, and Alexander G. Dean, RaPTEX: Rapid Prototyping Tool for Embedded Communication Systems, in ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks, Vol. 7, No. 1, 02 2011. (pdf) (website)

Chen Zhao and Mihail L. Sichitiu, Contact Time in Random Walk And Random Waypoint: Dichotomy in Tail Distribution, in Ad Hoc Networks Journal, Springer, Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, 2010, Volume 9, Issue 2, pages 152-163, March 2011. (pdf)

Wei Xie, Ying Jun (Angela) Zhang, Mihail L. Sichitiu, Liqun Fu and Yan Yao, Feasibility of optimally assigning channels by exhaustive search in commercial multi-radio wireless mesh networks, in Telecommunication Systems, Springer, December 2009.

Christopher S. Taggart and Yannis Viniotis and Mihail L. Sichitiu, Modeling the Effect of Node Synchronization Times in Ultra Wideband Wireless Networks, in Performance Evaluation Journal, Elsevier, 2008. (pdf)

Jangeun Jun and Mihail L. Sichitiu, MRP: Wireless Mesh Networks Routing Protocol, in Computer Communications, Vol 31, no. 7, pp. 1413-1435, 2008. (pdf) (zip of qualnet simulation files)

Mihail Sichitiu and Maria Kihl, Inter-vehicle Communication Systems - A Survey, in IEEE Communication Surveys & Tutorials, 2008. (pdf)

Maria Kihl, Mihail Sichitiu, and Harshvardhan P. Joshi, Design and Evaluation of two Geocast protocols for Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks, Journal of Internet Engineering, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2008. (pdf)

Maria Kihl, Mihail Sichitiu, Ted Ekeroth, and Michael Rozenberg, Reliable geographical multicast routing in vehicular ad-hoc networks, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, Vol. 4517, pages 315-325, 2007.

Suyoung Yoon, Chanchai Veerarittiphan, and Mihail L. Sichitiu, Tiny-Sync: Tight Time Synchronization for Wireless Sensor Networks, in ACM Transactions on Wireless Sensor Networks, 2007.

Rong Peng and Mihail L. Sichitiu, Probabilistic Localization for Wireless Sensor Networks, in ACM Mobile Computing and Communications Review, 2006.

Injong Rhee, Ajit Warrier, Mahesh Aia, and Joengki Min, Mihail L. Sichitiu, "Z-MAC: a Hybrid MAC for Wireless Sensor Networks", in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (ToN), 2006.

Mihail L. Sichitiu and Rudra Dutta, On the Lifetime of Large Wireless Sensor Networks with Multiple Battery Levels, in Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks, 2006.

Marcelo D. de Amorim, Mihail L. Sichitiu, Farid Benbadis, Yannis Viniotis, and Serge Fdida, "Dissecting the Routing Architecture of Self-Organizing Networks," in IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, 2006.

Sharat Visweswara, Rudra Dutta, Mihail Sichitiu, "Adaptive Ad-hoc Self-Organizing Scheduling for Quasi-Periodic Sensor Network Lifetime," in Elsevier Computer Communications Journal, 2006.

Vishal Bhargava and Mihail L. Sichitiu, "Physical Security Perimeters for Wireless Local Area Networks,", in International Journal of Network Security, 2006.

Mihail L. Sichitiu and Peter H. Bauer, "Asymptotic Stability of Congestion Control Systems with Multiple Sources", in IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Jan. 2006.

Peter H. Bauer, Cedric Lorand, Mihail L. Sichitiu and Kamal Premaratne, "Total Delay Compensation in LAN control systems and implications for scheduling", in International Journal of System Science, Taylor & Francis Group, pp. 1-7, 2003.

Jangeun Jun and Mihail L. Sichitiu, "The nominal capacity of wireless mesh networks," in Wireless Communications Magazine, October 2003.

Mihail L. Sichitiu, Peter H. Bauer, and Kamal Premaratne, "The effect of uncertain time variant delays in ATM networks with explicit rate feedback: A control theoretic approach," in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, August 2003.

Peter Bauer, Mihail L. Sichitiu, and Kamal Premaratne, "Queue control under time-variant delays: A discrete time system approach," Journal of Circuits, Systems and Computers (JCSC) Vol. 11, no. 2, pp.187-211, Apr. 2002.

Conference and Workshop publications

Yongchul Kim and Mihail L. Sichitiu, Hybrid Resource Allocation Scheme in Two-hop Relaying WiMAX Networks, in Proc. of International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC'12), Maui, Hawaii, January 2012. (pdf)

Yongchul Kim and Mihail L. Sichitiu, Optimal Resource Allocation in Multihop Relay-enhanced WiMAX Networks, in Proc. of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC'11), Cancun, Mexico, 28-31 March 2011. (pdf)

Yongchul Kim and Mihail Sichitiu, Fairness Schemes in 802.16j Mobile Multihop Relay Networks in Proc. of IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM), Miami, FL., 6-10 Dec. 2010. (pdf)

Chen Zhao and Mihail L. Sichitiu, N-Body: Social Based Mobility Model for Wireless Ad Hoc Network Research, in Proc. of IEEE Conference on Sensor Mesh and Ad-Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON'10), Boston, MA, June 21-25, 2010. (pdf)

Yongchul Kim and Mihail Sichitiu, Cost Effective Coverage Extension in 802.16j Mobile Multihop Relay Networks, in Proc. of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC'10), Sydney, Australia, April 18-21, 2010. (pdf)

Jun Bum Lim, Parth H. Pathak, Mani B. Pandian, Umang Patel, Gaurish Deuskar, Akshata Danivasa, Rudra Dutta and Mihail Sichitiu, CentMesh: Modular and Extensible Wireless Mesh Network Testbed, in Proc. of the 6th ICST Conference on Testbeds and Research Infrastructures for the Development of Networks and Communities (TridentCom'10), Berlin, Germany, May 18-20, 2010.

B. Jang, J. B. Lim and M. L. Sichitiu, AS-MAC: An Asynchronous Scheduled MAC Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks, in Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-Hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS'08), Atlanta, GA, Sep-30, Oct-2nd 2008.

C. Zhao and M. L. Sichitiu, Contact Time in Random Walk and Random Waypoint: Dichotomy in Tail Distribution, First International Conference, AdHocNets, Niagara, 2009.

Christopher S. Taggart and Yannis Viniotis and Mihail L. Sichitiu, Minimizing Delay in Ultra Wideband Wireless Ring Networks with Added Links, Proc. of the International Conference on Telecommunications and Multimedia (TEMU'08), Ierapetra, Crete, Greece, July 2008.

Jangeun Jun, Mihail Sichitiu, Hector Flores, and Stephan Eidenbenz, The Optimum Number of OSPF Areas for MANETs, in Proc. of the Fourth Annual IEEE Communications Society Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON 2007), (San Diego, CA), June 18-21, 2007.

Maria Kihl, Mihail Sichitiu, Ted Ekeroth, and Michael Rozenberg, Reliable Geographical Multicast Routing in Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks, in Proc. of the International Conference on Wireless/Wired Internet Communications (WWIC 2007), (Coimbra, Portugal), May 2007.

Harshvardhan P. Joshi, Mihail L. Sichitiu, and Maria Kihl, Distributed Robust Geocast Multicast Routing for Inter-Vehicle Communication, in Proc. of the First Workshop on WiMAX, Wireless and Mobility, (Coimbra, Portugal), May 2007 (DRG SWANS code).

Suyoung Yoon, Rudra Dutta and Mihail L. Sichitiu, Power aware routing algorithms for wireless sensor networks in Proc. of The Third International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Communications (ICWMC 2007), (Guadeloupe, French Caribbean), Mar. 2007.

Jangeun Jun and Mihail L. Sichitiu, Scalable OSPF Updates for MANETs, in Proc. of the IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM) (San Francisco, CA), Nov. 2006.

Rong Peng and Mihail L. Sichitiu, "Angle of Arrival Localization for Wireless Sensor Networks," in Proc. of the Third Annual IEEE Communications Society Conference on Sensor and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks, (Reston, VA), Sep. 2006.

Vishal Bhargava and Mihail L. Sichitiu, "Physical Authentication through Localization in Wireless Local Area Networks," , in Proc of IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom 2005), St. Louis, MO, Nov.-Dec. 2005.

Suyoung Yoon and Mihail L. Sichitiu, "Analysis and Performance Evaluation of a Time Synchronization Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks," in Proc. of The International Conference on Telecommunication Systems, Modeling and Analysis(ICTSM 2005), Dallas, TX, Nov. 2005.

Rong Peng and Mihail L. Sichitiu, "Robust, Probabilistic, Constraint-Based Localization for Wireless Sensor Networks," in Proc. of the Second Annual IEEE Communications Society Conference on Sensor and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON 2005) , Santa Clara, CA, Sep. 2005.

Mihail L. Sichitiu, "Wireless Mesh Networks: Opportunities and Challenges," in Proc of the Wireless World Congress, (Palo Alto, CA), May 2005.

Mihail L. Sichitiu and Rudra Dutta, "Benefits of Multiple Battery Levels for the Lifetime of Large Wireless Sensor Networks," in Proc. of Networking 2005, (Waterloo, Canada), May 2005.

Christopher S. Taggart, Yannis Viniotis, and Mihail L. Sichitiu, "Minimizing Average Network Delay for Ultra-Wideband Wireless Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), (New Orleans, LA), March 2005.

Mihail L. Sichitiu and Vaidyanathan Ramadurai, "Localization of Wireless Sensor Networks with a Mobile Beacon" in Proceedings of the First IEEE Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems\ (MASS 2004), (Fort Lauderdale, FL), October 2004.

Mihail L. Sichitiu, "Cross-Layer Scheduling for Power Efficiency in Wireless Sensor Networks," in Proceedings of INFOCOM 2004, (Hong Kong, PRC), March 2004.

M. L. Sichitiu, and P. H. Bauer, "Asymptotic Stability of Congestion Control Systems with Multiple Sources," in Proc. of the IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC 2003), Dec. 2003.

R. Venugopalan, P. Ganesan, P. Peddabachagari, A. Dean, F. Mueller, and M. L. Sichitiu, "Encryption Overhead for Sensor Networks and Embedded Systems: Modeling and Analysis," in Conference on Compiler, Architecture and Synthesis on Embedded Systems (CASES'03), Oct/Nov 2003.

V. Ramadurai and M. L. Sichitiu, "Simulation-based Analysis of a Localization Algorithm for Wireless Ad-Hoc Sensor Networks," in Proc. of OPNETWORK 2003, (Washington, DC), Oct. 2003.

P. Ganesan, R. Venugopalan, P. Peddabachagari, A. Dean, F. Mueller, and M. L. Sichitiu, "Analyzing and Modeling Encryption Overhead for Sensor Network Nodes," in Proc. of the Second ACM Workshop on Sensor Networks and Applications (WSNA 2003), (San Diego, CA), Sept. 2003.

Jangeun Jun and Mihail L. Sichitiu, "Fairness and QoS in Multihop Wireless Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC 2003), Orlando, FL, Oct. 6-9, 2003.

Vaidyanathan Ramadurai and M. L. Sichitiu, "Localization in wireless sensor networks: A probabilistic approach", in Proc. of the 2003 International Conference on Wireless Networks (ICWN 2003), Las Vegas, NV, June 2003, pp. 275-281.

Mihail L. Sichitiu, Vaidyanathan Ramadurai and Pushkin Peddabachagari, "Simple algorithm for outdoor localization of wireless sensor networks with inaccurate range measurements", Proc. of the 2003 International Conference on Wireless Networks (ICWN 2003), Las Vegas, NV, June 2003, pp. 300-305

Jangeun Jun, Pushkin Peddabachagari and Mihail Sichitiu, "Theoretical Maximum Throughput of IEEE 802.11 and its Applications", Proc. of the 2nd IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA'03), Cambridge, MA, April 16-18, 2003, pp. 249-256.

Mihail L. Sichitiu and Chanchai Veerarittiphan, "Simple, Accurate Time Synchronization for Wireless Sensor Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC 2003), New Orleans, LA, March 2003.

Peter H. Bauer, Mihail L. Sichitiu, Russel Ernst and Kamal Premaratne, "A new class of Smith predictors for network congestion control", in Proc. of the International IEEE Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems (ICECS 2001), pp.685-688, Sep. 2001

Mihail L. Sichitiu and Peter H. Bauer, "Stability of discrete time-variant linear delay systems and applications to network control," in Proc. of the International IEEE Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems (ICECS 2001), pp.985--989, Sep. 2001

Peter H. Bauer, Mihail L. Sichitiu, and Kamal Premaratne, "Total delay compensation in LAN control systems and implications for scheduling," in Proc. of the American Control Conference (ACC'2001), Vol. 6, pp.4300-4305.

Mihail L. Sichitiu, Peter H. Bauer, and Kamal Premaratne, "The effect of uncertain time variant delays in ATM networks with explicit rate feedback," in Proc. of the American Control Conference (ACC 2001), Vol. 6, pp. 4537-4543.

Peter H. Bauer, Mihail L. Sichitiu and Kamal Premaratne, "Stability of 2-D Processes with Time-variant Communication Delays," invited paper to 2001 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS 2001)

Peter H. Bauer, Mihail L. Sichitiu, and Kamal Premaratne, "On the Nature of Time-Variant Communication Delays", in Proc. of the Twentieth IASTED International Conference Modeling, Identification and Control (MIC 2001), pp. 792-797, Innsbruck, Austria, Feb. 2001.

Peter H. Bauer, Mihail L. Sichitiu, Robert Istepanian, and Kamal Premaratne, "The mobile patient: Wireless distributed sensor networks for patient monitoring and care," in Proc. of International Conference on Information Technology Applications in Biomedicine (ITAB-ITIS 2000), pp. 17-21, Nov. 2000.

Cedric Lorand, Mihail L. Sichitiu, Peter H. Bauer, and Gunther Schmidt, "Stability of first order discrete time systems with time-variant communication delays in the feedback path," in Proc. of IEEE Asia Pacific Conference on Circuits and Systems : (APCCAS 2000), Dec. 2000.

Peter H. Bauer, Mihail L. Sichitiu, and Kamal Premaratne, "Closing the loop through communication networks: The case of an integrator plant and multiple controllers," in Proc. 38th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC'99), pp. 2180-2185, Dec. 1999.

Peter H. Bauer, Mihail L. Sichitiu, and Kamal Premaratne, "Controlling an integrator through data networks: Stability in the presence of unknown time-variant delays," in Proc. 1999 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS'99), vol. 5, pp. 491-494, May 1999.

Peter H. Bauer, Mihail L. Sichitiu, Kamal Premaratne, and Andreas Hagen, "Stability of variable bit rate control systems for DSNs: Time-invariant versus time-variant delay models," in Proc. Eighteenth IASTED International Conference Modeling, Identification and Control (MIC'99), pp. 510-513, Feb. 1999.

Mihail L. Sichitiu and Peter H. Bauer, "Robust high speed normal form digital oscillators," in Proc. of the Mathematical Theory of Networks and Systems Symposium (MTNS'98), pp. 871-874, July 1998.

Book Chapters

Yongchul Kim and Mihail L. Sichitiu, Multihop Relay-Enhanced WiMAX Networks in WiMAX/Book2, InTech, ISBN 979-953-307-675-0.

Mihail L. Sichitiu, Mobility Models for Ad Hoc Networks, in Sudip Misra (ed.), Guide to Wireless Ad Hoc Networks, Springer, 2008. (pdf)

Maria Kihl and Mihail L. Sichitiu, VANETs: Performance Issues, in Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks, Wiley and Sons, 2008.

Marcelo Dias de Amorim, Farid Benbadis, Mihail L. Sichitiu, Aline Carneiro Viana, and Yannis Viniotis, Routing in Wireless Self-Organizing Networks, in Mohamed Ibnkahla (ed.), Adaptive Techniques in Wireless Networks, CRC Press, 2007.

"Stability of Discrete Time-Varying Linear Delay Systems and Applications to Network Control", by Mihail L. Sichitiu and Peter H. Bauer, in Derong Liu and Panos Antsaklis (eds.) Stability and Control of Dynamical Systems with Applications, pp. 117-129, Birkhauser, Boston, MA, 2003.

Technical Reports

Jangeun Jun and Mihail L. Sichitiu, "MRP: Wireless Mesh Networks Routing Protocol" Center for Advanced Computing and Communications (CACC), Raleigh, NC, Tech. Rep. TR-06/02, September 2006.

Harshvardan P. Joshi, Bogdan Burlacu, Manjunath M. Prabhu, Suyoung Yoon, Mihail L. Sichitiu, Rudra Dutta, Sami H. Rizkalla, "Wireless Structural Health Monitoring System Design, Implementation and Validation" Center for Advanced Computing and Communications (CACC), Raleigh, NC, Tech. Rep. TR-06/01, January 2006.

Mihail L. Sichitiu and Rudra Dutta, "Benefits of Multiple Battery Levels for the Lifetime of Large Wireless Sensor Networks," Center for Advanced Computing and Communications (CACC), Raleigh, NC, Tech. Rep. TR-05/01, April 2005.

Mihail L. Sichitiu and Vaidyanathan Ramadurai, "Localization of wireless sensor networks with a mobile beacon", Center for Advanced Computing and Communications (CACC), Raleigh, NC, Tech. Rep. TR-03/06, July 2003.

Rudra Dutta and Mihail L. Sichitiu, "A Networking Perspective for Intelligent Utilization of Directional Antennas in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks: The TANDEM Approach", by Dutta and Sichitiu, NCSU CSC Technical Report TR-2002-03, 2002.