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Refereed Journal Publications

  1. MOUSAVI, S. M. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Early Detection of DDoS Attacks against Software Defined Network Controllers", to appear in Journal of Network and Systems Management (Springer).

  2. ALAM, M. R., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T., "An Optimal P2P Energy Trading Model for Smart Homes in the Smart Grid", to appear in Energy Efficiency (Springer).

  3. NIR, M., MATRAWY, A. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Economic and Energy Considerations for Resource Augmentation in Mobile Cloud Computing", to appear in IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing (IEEE TCC), DOI: 10.1109/TPDS.2015.2473850

  4. SALLAHI, A. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Expansion Model for the Controller Placement Problem in Software Defined Networks", IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 274-277, 2017.

  5. ALAM, M. R., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T., "Computational Methods for Residential Energy Cost Optimization in Smart Grids: A Survey", ACM Computing Surveys, vol, 49, no 1, pp. 1-34, 2016. DOI: 10.1145/2897165

  6. RASEM, A., ST-HILAIRE, M. and MAKAYA, C., "Efficient Handover with Optimized Localized Routing for Proxy Mobile IPv6", Telecommunication Systems (Springer), vol. 62, no.4 pp. 675-693, 2016. DOI: 10.1007/s11235-015-0101-y

  7. AAZAM, M., HUH, E.-N., ST-HILAIRE, M., LUNG, C.-H. and LAMBADARIS, I., "Cloud Customer's Historical Record Based Resource Pricing", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (IEEE TPDS), vol. 27, no. 7, pp. 1929-1940, July 2016.

  8. AAZAM, M., HUH, E.-N. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Towards Media Inter-cloud Standardization - Evaluating Impact of Cloud Storage Heterogeneity", Journal of Grid Computing (Springer), pp. 1-19, 2016. DOI: 10.1007/s10723-015-9356-5

  9. DABABNEH, D., ST-HILAIRE, M. and MAKAYA, C., "Data and Control Plane Traffic Modelling for LTE Networks", Mobile Networks and Applications, vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 449-458, August 2015. DOI: 10.1007/s11036-015-0631-2

  10. MEDJO ME BIOMO, J.D., KUNZ, T., ST-HILAIRE, M. and ZHOU, Y., "Unmanned Aerial Ad hoc Networks: Simulation-based Evaluation of Entity Mobility Models Impact on Routing Performance", Aerospace, special issue on Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), vol. 2, no. 3, pp.392-422, June 2015. DOI: 10.3390/aerospace2030392

  11. SALLAHI, A. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Optimal Model for the Controller Placement Problem in Software Defined Networks", IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 19, no. 1, January 2015.

  12. PASANDIDEH, M. R. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "A Local Search Heuristic to Solve the Planning Problem of 3G UMTS All-IP Release 4 Networks with Realistic Traffic", International Journal of Autonomous and Adaptive Communications Systems (IJAACS), vol. 7, nos. 1/2, pp. 1-20, 2014.

  13. ALIKHANI, S., AL-ODHARI, A., DIRIE, A., BEKI, H.O., SIRKO, L., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T., "CCA-MAP and iCCA-MAP: stationary and mobile WSN localisation algorithms", International Journal of Autonomous and Adaptive Communications Systems (IJAACS), vol. 7, nos. 1/2, pp. 21-48, 2014. DOI: 10.1504/IJAACS.2014.058014

  14. OSAIS, Y., YU, F.R. and ST-HILAIRE, M.,"Dynamic Sensor Scheduling for Thermal Management in Biological Wireless Sensor Networks", International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, vol. 2013, Article ID 794920, 10 pages, 2013.

  15. PASANDIDEH, M. R. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Automatic Planning of 3G UMTS All-IP Release 4 Networks with Realistic Traffic", Computers & Operations Research, vol.40, no. 8, pp. 1991-2003, 2013.

  16. OSAIS, Y., YU, F.R. and ST-HILAIRE, M.,"Optimal Management of Rechargeable Biosensors in Temperature-Sensitive Environments", International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, vol. 2013, Article ID 635637, 10 pages, 2013.

  17. LI, Y., SHIRANI, R., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T., "Improving routing in networks of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles: Reactive-Greedy-Reactive", Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, vol. 12, no. 18, pp. 1608-1619, 2012. DOI: 10.1002/wcm.2333

  18. ST-HILAIRE, M., CHINNECK, J. W., CHAMBERLAND, S., and PIERRE, S., "Efficient Solution of the 3G Network Planning Problem", Elsevier Computers & Industrial Engineering, vol. 63, no. 4, pp. 819-830, Dec. 2012.

  19. FAROOQ, M. O., ST-HILAIRE, M., and KUNZ, T., "Cross Layer Architecture for QoS Provisioning in Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks", KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 178-202, Jan. 2012. DOI: 10.3837/tiis.2012.01.011

  20. ST-HILAIRE, M. and LIU, S., "Comparison of Different Meta-Heuristics to Solve the Global Planning Problem of UMTS Networks", Elseiver Computer Networks, vol. 55, no. 12, pp. 2705-2716, 2011.

  21. NAGE, T., YU, F.R. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "TCP-Aware Network Coding with Opportunistic Scheduling in Wireless Mobile Ad Hoc Networks", Elsevier Computer Communications, vol. 34, no. 15, pp. 1788-1797, 2011.

  22. OSAIS, Y., ST-HILAIRE, M. and YU, F.R., "Directional Sensor Placement with Optimal Sensing Range, Field of View and Orientation", ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), vol. 15, no. 12, pp. 216-225, 2010.

  23. ST-HILAIRE, M., "A New Approximative Algorithm for the Expansion Problem of 3G Networks" Information Systems and Operational Research (INFOR), vol. 47, no. 2, pp. 105-115, 2010.

  24. ST-HILAIRE, M, "Topological Planning and Design of UMTS Mobile Networks: A Survey", Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, vol. 9, no. 7, pp. 948-958, 2009.

  25. ST-HILAIRE, M., CHAMBERLAND, S. and PIERRE, S., "A Tabu Search Algorithm for the Global Planning Problem of Third Generation Mobile Networks", Computers & Electrical Engineering, vol. 34, no. 6, pp. 470-487, 2008.

  26. ST-HILAIRE, M., CHAMBERLAND, S. and PIERRE, S., "A New Approach to Plan 3G Cellular Networks", IEEE Canadian Review, no. 53, pp. 18-21, 2006.

  27. ST-HILAIRE, M., CHAMBERLAND, S. and PIERRE, S., "Global Expansion Model for Mobile Networks", IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 10, no. 6, pp. 453-455, June 2006.

  28. ST-HILAIRE, M., CHAMBERLAND, S. and PIERRE, S., "Uplink UMTS Network Design - An Integrated Approach", Computer Networks, vol. 50, no. 15, pp. 2747-2761, October 2006.

  29. CHAMBERLAND, S., ST-HILAIRE, M. and PIERRE, S., "On the Point of Presence Optimization Problem in IP Networks", IEEE Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering, vol. 30, no. 3, pp. 137-143, Summer 2005.

  30. CHAMBERLAND, S., ST-HILAIRE, M. and PIERRE, S., "A Heuristic Algorithm for the Point of Presence Design Problem in IP Networks", IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 7, no.9, pp. 457-459, September 2003.


Refereed Book Chapters

  1. AAZAM, M., ST-HILAIRE, M., LUNG, C.-H., LAMBADARIS, I. and HUH, E.-N., "IoT Resource Estimation Challenges and Modeling in Fog", Fog Computing in the Internet of Things - Intelligence at the Edge, Springer, Edited by A.M. Rahmani, P. Liljeberg, J.-S. Preden and A. Jantsch, 2017.

  2. AAZAM, M., HUH, E.-N., ST-HILAIRE, M., LUNG, C.-H. and LAMBADARIS, I., "Cloud of Things: Integration of IoT with Cloud Computing", Robots and Sensor Clouds, Volume 36 of the series Studies in Systems, Decision and Control, Springer, pp. 77-94, ISBN: 9783319221670, Edited by A. Koubaa and E. Shakshukir, August 2015.

  3. NAGE, T., ST-HILAIRE, M. and YU, F.R., "Network Coding Approach to Improve TCP Throughput in Wireless Networks", Emerging Wireless Networks: Concepts, Techniques and Applications, pp. 307-323, ISBN: 9781439821350, Taylor & Francis Inc, CRC Press, 2011.

  4. OSAIS, Y., ST-HILAIRE, M. and YU, F.R., "On the Sensor Placement Problem in Directional Wireless Sensor Networks", Planning and Optimisation of 3G and 4G Wireless Networks, ISBN: 9788792329240, River Publishers, Edited by J.I. Agbinya, 2010.

  5. ST-HILAIRE, M. and PIERRE, S., "Cellular Network Planning - Evolution from 2G to 4G", Handbook of Research on Telecommunications Planning and Management for Business, ISBN: 9781605661940, Information Science Reference, Edited by In Lee, 1212 pp., 2009.


Refereed Conference and Workshop Publications

  1. MEDJO ME BIOMO, J.-D., KUNZ, T. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Exploiting Multiple Beam Antennas for End-to-End Delay Reduction in Ad Hoc Networks", 9th EAI International Conference on Ad Hoc Networks (ADHOCNETS 2017), Niagara Falls, Canada, September 2017.

  2. ZHANG, Z., LUNG, C.-H., LAMBADARIS, I., ST-HILAIRE, M. and RAO, S., "Router Position-based Cooperative Caching for Video-on-Demand in Information-Centric Networking", IEEE Computers, Software, and Applications Conference (COMPSAC 2017), Torino, Italy, July 2017.

  3. SINGH, S., AAZAM, M. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "RACE: Relinquishment-Aware Cloud Economics Model", 24th International Conference on Telecommunication (ICT 2017), Limassol, Cyprus, May 2017.

  4. DINH, H., DWORKIN, A., O'NEILL, C., SAVAGE, S., LEAK, J., AAZAM, M. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "OmniBox: Efficient Cloud Storage by Evaluating Dropbox and Box", 24th International Conference on Telecommunication (ICT 2017), Limassol, Cyprus, May 2017.

  5. MEDJO ME BIOMO, J.-D., KUNZ, T. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Directional Antennas in FANETs: A Performance Analysis of Routing Protocols", International Conference on Selected Topics in Mobile and Wireless Networking (MoWNeT), Avignon, France, May 2017.

  6. HOU, W., SHI, L., WANG, Y., WANG, F., LYU, H. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "An Improved SDN-Based Fabric for Flexible Data Center Networks", International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC 2017), pp. 432-436, Silicon Valley, California, January 2017.

  7. ETEMAD, M., AAZAM, M. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Using DEVS for Modeling and Simulating a Fog Computing Environment", International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC 2017) - Workshop on Computing, Networking and Communications (CNC), pp. 849-854, Silicon Valley, California, January 2017. DEVS fog simulator is avialable here.

  8. BARRETT, R., FACEY, A., NXUMALO, W., ROGERS, J., VATCHER, P. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Dynamic Traffic Diversion in SDN: Testbed vs Mininet", International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC 2017), pp. 167-171, Silicon Valley, California, January 2017.

  9. AAZAM, M., ST-HILAIRE, M., LUNG, C.-H. and LAMBADARIS, I., "Cloud-based Smart Waste Management for Smart Cities", IEEE 21st International Workshop on Computer Aided Modelling and Design of Communication Links and Networks (IEEE CAMAD 2016), Special Session: Wireless Technologies for Smart Cities, pp. 188-193, Toronto, Canada, October 2016.

  10. ALAM, M. R., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T., "A Bi-Linear Optimization Model for Collaborative Energy Management in Smart Grid", IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies, Europe (IEEE ISGT Europe 2016), pp. 1-6, Ljubljana, Slovenia, October 2016.

  11. RAMAPRASATH, A., SRINIVASAN, A., LUNG, C.-H. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Intelligent Wireless Ad Hoc Routing Protocol and Controller for UAV Networks", 8th EAI International Conference on Ad Hoc Networks (ADHOCNETS 2016), Ottawa, Canada, September 2016.

  12. AAZAM, M., ST-HILAIRE, M., LUNG, C.-H. and LAMBADARIS, I., "MeFoRE: QoE based Resource Estimation at Fog to Enhance QoS in IoT", 23th International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT 2016), pp. 1-5, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 2016.

  13. AAZAM, M., ST-HILAIRE, M., LUNG, C.-H. and LAMBADARIS, I., "PRE-Fog: IoT Trace Based Probabilistic Resource Estimation at Fog", 13th Annual IEEE Consumer Communications & Networking Conference (CCNC 2016) - EdgeCom: Workshop on Edge Computing, pp. 12-17, Las Vegas, USA, January 2016.

  14. KUNZ, T., MEDJO ME BIOMO, J.-D. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "NetAnalyzer: Analyzing Dynamic Network Topologies", 8th IFIP Wireless and Mobile Networking Conference (WMNC 2015), pp. 64-71, Munich, Germany, October 2015. The NetAnalyzer tool is available here.

  15. SABOUNI, R., HAFEZ, R.M. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "A Centralized Algorithm for Adaptive Coverage in Next Generation Cellular Networks", 6th International Conference on Network of the Future (NOF 2015), pp. 1-6, Montreal, Canada, September 2015.

  16. DABABNEH, D., ST-HILAIRE, M. and MAKAYA, C., "Automatic Planning of Long Term Evolution Evolved Packet Core Networks", 6th International Conference on Network of the Future (NOF 2015), pp. 1-5, Montreal, Canada, September 2015.

  17. MCGREGOR, A. BENNETT, D. MAJUMDAR, S. NANDY, B., MELENDEZ, J.O., ST-HILAIRE, M., LAU, D. and LIU, J. "A Cloud-Based Platform for Supporting Research Collaboration", 8th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing, (IEEE CLOUD 2015), pp. 1107-1110, New York, USA, June 2015.

  18. WANG, Z., SCHOENEN, R., YANIKOMEROGLU, H. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Load Balancing in Cellular Networks with User-in-the-loop: A Spatial Traffic Shaping Approach", IEEE International Conference on Communications, (ICC 2015), pp. 2638-2643, London, UK, June 2015.

  19. MCGREGOR, A. BENNETT, D. MAJUMDAR, S. NANDY, B., MELENDEZ, J.O., ST-HILAIRE, M., LAU, D., LIU, J., BISWAS, A., LIM, N., TEHRANIAN, A., ZHUANG, K. and DAVIDSON, L., "RP-SMARF: A Cloud-Based Platform for Research Collaboration on Smart Facilities Management", Poster, 15th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing, Shenzen, China, May 2015.

  20. MOUSAVI, S. M. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Early Detection of DDoS Attacks against SDN Controllers", International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications - Communications and Information Security Symposium, (ICNC 2015), pp. 77-81, Anaheim, California, USA, February 2015.

  21. WANG, Z., SCHOENEN, R, YANIKOMEROGLU, H. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "The Impact of User Spatial Heterogeneity in Heterogeneous Cellular Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference - Workshop on Heterogeneous and Small Cell Networks (GC14 WS - HetSNets), pp. 1278-1283, Austin, TX, USA, December 2014.

  22. ALAM, M. R., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T., "Optimizing Residential Energy Consumption: The Need for Pareto Optimality", IEEE/CIC International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC 2014) - 2nd International Workshop on Internet of Things (IOT 2014), pp. 26-31, Shanghai, China, October 2014.

  23. RASHID, M. F. R, LUNG, C.-H., ST-HILAIRE, M., NANDY, B. and SEDDIGH, N. "Combining SPF and Source Routing for an Efficient Probing Solution in IPv6 Topology Discovery (Invited Paper)", Global Information Infrastructure and Networking Symposium (GIIS 2014), pp. 1-6, Montreal, Canada, September 2014.

  24. MIRAHSAN, M., WANG, Z., SCHOENEN, R, YANIKOMEROGLU, H. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Unified and non-parameterized statistical modeling of temporal and spatial traffic heterogeneity in wireless cellular networks", International Conference on Communications - Workshop on 5G Technologies (ICC 2014), pp. 55-60, Sydney, Australia, June 2014.

  25. MEDJO ME BIOMO, J.-D., KUNZ, T. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "An Enhanced Gauss-Markov Mobility Model for Simulations of Unmanned Aerial Ad hoc Networks", 7th IFIP Wireless and Mobile Networking Conference (WMNC 2014), pp. 1-8, Vilamoura, Algarve, Portugal, May 2014.

  26. MEDJO ME BIOMO, J.-D., KUNZ, T. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Routing in Unmanned Aerial Ad hoc Networks: Introducing a Route Reliability Criterion", 7th IFIP Wireless and Mobile Networking Conference (WMNC 2014), pp. 1-7, Vilamoura, Algarve, Portugal, May 2014.

  27. NIR, M., MATRAWY, A. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Optimizing Energy Consumption in Broker-Assisted Cyber Foraging Systems", 28th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA-2014), pp. 576-583, Victoria, Canada, May 2014.

  28. NIR, M., MATRAWY, A. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "An Energy Optimizing Scheduler for Mobile Cloud Computing Environments", 33rd Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications - Workshop on Mobile Cloud Computing (INFOCOM 2014), pp. 404-409, Toronto, Canada, April 2014.

  29. MEDJO ME BIOMO, J.-D., KUNZ, T. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Routing in Unmanned Aerial Ad hoc Networks: A Recovery Strategy for Greedy Geographic Forwarding Failure", IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC 2014), pp. 2266-2271, Istanbul, Turkey, April 2014.

  30. XIANG, W., KUNZ, T. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Controlling Electric Vehicle Charging in the Smart Grid", IEEE World Forum on Internet of Things (WF-IoT 2014), pp. 341-346, Seoul, South Korea, March 2014.

  31. ALAM, M. R., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T., "A Modular Framework for Cost Optimization in Smart Grid", IEEE World Forum on Internet of Things (WF-IoT 2014), pp. 337-340, Seoul, South Korea, March 2014.

  32. SABOUNI, R., HAFEZ, R.M. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Adaptive Coverage for High Data Rate LTE Networks", International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC 2014), pp. 303-307, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, February 2014.

  33. DEMERS, F. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Radiometric Identification of LTE Transmitters", IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom 2013), pp. 4116-4121, Atlanta, GA, USA, December 2013.

  34. DABABNEH, D., MAKAYA, C. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Traffic Model for Long Term Evolution Networks", International Conference on Selected Topics in Mobile and Wireless Networking (MoWNeT 2013), pp. 13-18, Montreal, Canada, August 2013.

  35. ALAM, M. R., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T., "A Survey on Cost Saving Methods for Smart Grids", IEEE International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering (IEEE SEGE2013), pp. 1-7, Oshawa, Canada, August 2013. [Third position - Student Innovation Competition]

  36. XIANG, W., KUNZ, T. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Flexible Residential Smart Grid Simulation Framework", IEEE International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering (IEEE SEGE2013), pp. 1-7, Oshawa, Canada, August 2013.

  37. ALAM, M. R., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T., "Cost Optimization via Rescheduling in Smart Grids - A Linear Programming Approach", IEEE International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering (IEEE SEGE2013), pp. 1-6, Oshawa, Canada, August 2013.

  38. LAU, D., LIU, J., MAJUMDAR, S., NANDY, B., ST-HILAIRE, M. and YANG, C.S., "A Cloud-Based Approach for Smart Facilities Management", 3rd Annual Conference on Prognostics and Health Management (IEEE PHM 2013), pp. 1-8, Gaithersburg, Maryland, June 2013.

  39. LI, Y., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T., "Improving Routing in Networks of UAVs via Scoped Flooding and Mobility Prediction", IFIP Wireless Days (WD 2012), pp. 1-6, Dublin, Ireland, November, 2012.

  40. RASEM, A., MAKAYA, C. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "O-PMIPv6: Efficient Handover with Route Optimization in Proxy Mobile IPv6 Domain", 8th IEEE International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob 2012), pp. 47-54, Barcelona, Spain, October, 2012.

  41. SHIRANI, R., ST-HILAIRE, M., and KUNZ, T., "A Cross-layered Communication Architecture for Search and Surveillance Applications of Unmanned Aeronautical Ad-hoc Networks", 8th International conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing (WiCOM 2012), pp. 1-5, Shanghai, China, September 2012.

  42. LI, Y., ST-HILAIRE, M., and KUNZ, T., "Enhancements to Reduce the Overhead of the Reactive-Greedy-Reactive Routing Protocol for Unmanned Aeronautical Ad-hoc Networks", 8th International conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing (WiCOM 2012), pp. 1-4, Shanghai, China, September 2012.

  43. RABASSA, A., ST-HILAIRE, M., LUNG, C.-H., LAMBADARIS, I., GOEL, N., and ZAMAN, M., "Planning and Design of VoIP Networks Using New Speech Background Traffic Generation and Real Speech Traffic Models", OPNETWORK 2012, Washington DC, USA, August 2012. All models are available here.

  44. SHIRANI, R., ST-HILAIRE, M., KUNZ, T., ZHOU, Y., LI, J., and LAMONT, L., "Reactive-greedy-reactive routing in unmanned aeronautical ad-hoc networks: OPNET implementation", OPNETWORK 2012, Washington DC, USA, August 2012.

  45. SHIRANI, R., ST-HILAIRE, M., KUNZ, T., ZHOU, Y., LI, J., and LAMONT, L., "On the Delay of Reactive-Greedy-Reactive Routing in Unmanned Aeronautical Ad-hoc Networks", 3rd International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT-2012), pp. 535-542, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, August 2012.

  46. RASEM, A., ST-HILAIRE, M., and MAKAYA, C.,"A Comparative Analysis of Predictive and Reactive Mode of Optimized PMIPv6", 8th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2012), pp. 722-727, Limassol, Cyprus, August 2012.

  47. SHIRANI, R., ST-HILAIRE, M., KUNZ, T., ZHOU, Y., LI, J., and LAMONT, L., "Combined Reactive-Geographic Routing for Unmanned Aeronautical Ad-hoc Networks", 8th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2012), pp. 820-826, Limassol, Cyprus, August 2012.

  48. SHIRANI, R., ST-HILAIRE, M., KUNZ, T., ZHOU, Y., LI, J., and LAMONT, L., "Quadratic Estimation of Success Probability of Greedy Geographic Forwarding in Unmanned Aeronautical Ad-hoc Networks", IEEE 75th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Spring 2012), pp. 1-5, Yokohama, Japan, May 2012.

  49. FAROOQ, M. O., KUNZ, T., and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Differentiated Services Architecture for QoS Provisioning in Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks", Proceedings of the IFIP Wireless Days (WD 2011), pp. 1-3, Niagara Falls, Canada, October 2011.

  50. FAROOQ, M. O., KUNZ, T., and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Differentiated Services Based Congestion Control Algorithm for Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks", Proceedings of the IFIP Wireless Days (WD 2011), pp. 1-6, Niagara Falls, Canada, October 2011.

  51. PASANDIDEH, M. R. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "A Local Search Heuristic for the Design Problem of 3G UMTS All-IP Release 4 Networks with Realistic Traffic", 7th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2011), pp. 1216-1221, Istanbul, Turkey, July 2011.

  52. EDWARDS, J., DEMERS, F., ST-HILAIRE, M., and KUNZ, T., "Comparison of ns2.34.s ZigBee/802.15.4 implementation to Memsic's IRIS motes", 7th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2011), pp. 986-991, Istanbul, Turkey, July 2011.

  53. FAROOQ, M. O., KUNZ, T., and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Cross layer architecture for supporting multiple applications in wireless multimedia sensor networks", 7th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2011), pp. 388-393, Istanbul, Turkey, July 2011.

  54. AL-ODHARI, A., DIRIE, A., OMID BEKI, H., SIRKO, L., ALIKHANI, S., ST-HILAIRE, M., and KUNZ, T., "Implementation of the CCA-MAP localization algorithm on a wireless sensor network testbed", 7th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2011), pp. 992-997, Istanbul, Turkey, July 2011.

  55. CERVANTES, F. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Performance of a Frequency-Hopped Real-Time Remote Control System in a Multiple Access Scenario", 9th Annual Conference on Communication Networks and Services Research Conference (CNSR 2011), pp. 291-298, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, May 2011.

  56. SHIRANI, R., ST-HILAIRE, M., KUNZ, T., ZHOU, Y., LI, J., and LAMONT, L., "The Performance of Greedy Geographic Forwarding in Unmanned Aeronautical Ad-hoc Networks", 9th Annual Conference on Communication Networks and Services Research Conference (CNSR 2011), pp. 161-166, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, May 2011.

  57. DEMERS, F., YANIKOMEROGLU, H., and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Opportunities for Free Space Optics in Next Generation Cellular Networks", 9th Annual Conference on Communication Networks and Services Research Conference (CNSR 2011), pp. 210-216, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, May 2011.

  58. LIU, S. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "A Genetic Algorithm for the Global Planning Problem of UMTS Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom 2010), pp. 1-5, Miami, Florida, USA, December 2010.

  59. LIU, S. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Cooperative Algorithm for the Global Planning Problem of UMTS Network", IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom 2010), pp. 1-5, Miami, Florida, USA, December 2010.

  60. OSAIS, Y., YU, F.R., and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Optimal Management of Rechargeable Biosensors in Temperature-Sensitive Environments", IEEE 72nd Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC 2010-Fall), pp. 1-5, Ottawa, Canada, September 2010.

  61. ALIKHANI, S., KUNZ, T., and ST-HILAIRE, M., "iCCA-MAP Versus MCL and Dual MCL: Comparison of Mobile Node Localization Algorithms", Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Ad Hoc Networks and Wireless (ADHOC-NOW 2010), Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science 6288, pp. 163-176, Edmonton, Canada, August 2010.

  62. RABASSA, A., ST-HILAIRE, M., LUNG, C.-H., LAMBADARIS, I., GOEL, N., and ZAMAN, M. "New Speech Traffic Background Simulation Models for Realistic VoIP Network Planning", International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (SPECTS 2010), pp. 364-371, Ottawa, Canada, July 2010. All models are available here.

  63. ALIKHANI, S., KUNZ, T., ST-HILAIRE, M., and YU, F.R., "A Central-Networked Cross-Layer Design Framework for Wireless Sensor Networks", 6th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2010), pp. 301-305, Caen, France, June 2010.

  64. PASANDIDEH, M. R. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Automatic Planning of UMTS Release 4.0 Networks using Realistic Traffic", 11th IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM 2010), pp. 1-9, Montreal, Canada, June 2010.

  65. NAGE, T., YU, F.R., and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Adaptive Control of Packet Overhead in XOR Network Coding", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2010), pp. 1-5, Cape Town, South Africa, May 2010.

  66. NAGE, T., YU, F.R., and ST-HILAIRE, M., "TCP-Aware Network Coding with Opportunistic Scheduling in Wireless Mobile Ad Hoc Networks", 7th Annual IEEE Consumer Communications & Networking Conference (CCNC 2010), pp. 1-5, Las Vegas, Nevada, January 2010.

  67. OSAIS, Y., YU, F.R., and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Thermal Management of Biosensor Networks", 7th Annual IEEE Consumer Communications & Networking Conference (CCNC 2010), pp. 1-5, Las Vegas, Nevada, January 2010.

  68. ALIKHANI, S., ST-HILAIRE, M., and KUNZ, T., "iCCA-MAP: A New Mobile Node Localization Algorithm", 5th IEEE International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WIMOB 2009), pp. 382-387, Marrakech, Morocco, October 2009.

  69. LIU, S. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Global Planning of 3G Networks using Simulated Annealing", 5th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2009), pp. 670-674, Leipzig, Germany, June 2009.

  70. OSAIS, Y., ST-HILAIRE, M., and YU, F.R., "On Sensor Placement for Directional Wireless Sensor Networks", International Conference on Communications (ICC 2009), pp. 1-5, Dresden, Germany, June 2009.

  71. CRISTOFARO, N.D., MCGILL, G., SALLAHI, A., DAVIS, M., ALSIBAI, A., and ST-HILAIRE, M., "QoS Evaluation of a Voice over IP Network with Video: A Case Study", IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE 2009), pp. 288-292, St. John's, Canada, May 2009.

  72. OSAIS, Y., ST-HILAIRE, M., and YU, F.R., "Directional Sensor Placement with Optimal Sensing Range, Field of View, and Orientation", 3rd International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WIMOB 2008), pp. 19-24, Avignon (France), October 2008.

  73. OSAIS, Y., ST-HILAIRE, M., and YU, F.R., "The Minimum Cost Sensor Placement Problem for Directional Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE 68th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2008), pp. 1-5, Calgary, AB, Canada, September 2008.

  74. ST-HILAIRE, M., CHAMBERLAND, S., and PIERRE, S., "An Efficient Heuristic to Solve the Global Update Problem of UMTS Networks" 7th IASTED International Conference on Wireless and Optical Communications (WOC 2007), pp. 549-554, Montreal, Canada, 2007.

  75. ST-HILAIRE, M., CHAMBERLAND, S., and PIERRE, S., "A Local Search Heuristic for the Global Planning of UMTS Networks", International Wireless Communication and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2006), pp. 1405-1410, Vancouver, Canada, July 2006.

  76. ST-HILAIRE, M., CHAMBERLAND, S., and PIERRE, S., "A Tabu Search Heuristic for the Global Planning of UMTS Networks", 2nd International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WIMOB 2006), pp. 148-151, Montreal, Canada, June 2006.

  77. ST-HILAIRE, M., CHAMBERLAND, S., and PIERRE, S., "Global and Sequential Approaches for UMTS Network Design", Third IASTED International Conference on Communications and Computer Networks (CCN 2005), pp. 272-277, CA, USA, October 2005.

  78. CHAMBERLAND, S., ST-HILAIRE, M., and PIERRE, S., "A Heuristic for the POP Topological Optimization in IP Networks", IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE 2003), pp. 729-732, Montreal, Canada, May 2003.

  79. CHAMBERLAND, S., ST-HILAIRE, M., and PIERRE, S., "An Analysis of Different Co-Located Router Network Topologies within a POP in IP Networks", IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE 2003), pp. 733-736, Montreal, Canada, May 2003.

  80. CHAMBERLAND, S., ST-HILAIRE, M., and PIERRE, S., "On the POP Optimization Problem in IP Networks", IASTED International Conference on Communications and Computer Networks (CCN 2002), pp. 372-377, Cambridge, USA, November 2002.


Other Conferences and Workshops (Refereed extended abstract, etc.)

  1. MANJINDER, N., MATRAWY, A., and ST-HILAIRE, M. "Challenges of Task Offloading in Mobile Cloud Computing Environments", 56th Canadian Operational Research Society (CORS) Annual Conference, Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 2014.

  2. DABABNEH, D., ST-HILAIRE, M., and MAKAYA, C. "On the Planning Problem of LTE Evolved Packet Core", 56th Canadian Operational Research Society (CORS) Annual Conference, Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 2014.

  3. ST-HILAIRE, M., "Providing Online Labs to Improve Learning and Accessibility", Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE) Conference, Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 2013.

  4. PASANDIDEH, M. R. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Optimization Model for the Design of All-IP UMTS Release 4.0 Networks", Optimization Days, Montreal, QC, Canada, May 2010.

  5. PASANDIDEH, M. R. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "On the Planning Problem of All-IP UMTS Release 4.0 Networks with Realistic Traffic", 10th INFORMS Telecommunications Conference, Montreal, QC, Canada, May 2010.

  6. LIU, S. and ST-HILAIRE, M., "Applying Genetic Algorithm and Simulated Annealing to Plan UMTS Networks", Optimization Days, Montreal, QC, Canada, May 2009.

  7. ST-HILAIRE, M., CHAMBERLAND, S. and PIERRE, S., "A Tabu Search Algorithm for the Global Planning Problem of 3G Mobile Networks", CORS / Optimization Days, May 2006.

  8. ST-HILAIRE, M., CHAMBERLAND, S. and PIERRE, S., "A Heuristic for the POP Topological Optimization Problem in IP Networks", Optimization Days, 2003.


Thesis and Technical Reports

  1. AAZAM, M., ST-HILAIRE, M. and HUH, E.-N., "Towards Media Inter-cloud Standardization - Evaluating Impact of Cloud Storage Heterogeneity", ArXiv e-prints, arXiv:1602.06246, February 2016.

  2. ALAM, M. R., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T., "A Unified Residential Energy Cost Optimization Model for Smart Grid - Significance and Challenge", ArXiv e-prints, arXiv:1505.00844, May 2015.

  3. DÉZIEL, M., ZHOU, Y., LAMONT, L., HUANG, X., VIGNERON, P., MAGHSOUDLOU, A., KUNZ, T. and ST-HILAIRE, M. "Airborne Mobile Ad hoc Network for Persistent Surveillance and Communications/Réseau mobile ad hoc aérien pour la surveillance persistante et les communications", White Paper, CRC Document # CRC-RP-2013-001, February 2013.

  4. LI, Y., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T. "Enhancing the RGR Routing Protocol for Unmanned Aeronautical Ad-hoc Networks", Technical Report SCE-12-01, Department of Systems and Computer Engineering, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, August 2012.

  5. MAGHSOUDLOU, A., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T. "A Survey on Geographic Routing Protocols for Mobile Ad hoc Networks", Technical Report SCE-11-03, Department of Systems and Computer Engineering, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, October 2011.

  6. XIANG, W., ST-HILAIRE, M. and KUNZ, T. "Roadmap of Future Smart Grid, Smart Home, and Smart Appliances", Technical Report SCE-11-01, Department of Systems and Computer Engineering, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, July 2011.

  7. ST-HILAIRE, M., "Planification Globale des Réseaux Mobiles de Troisième Génération", Philosophiae dissertation, École Polytechnique de Montréal, May 2006.

  8. ST-HILAIRE, M., "Planification et Optimisation des Points de Présence dans les Réseaux IP", Master thesis , École Polytechnique de Montréal, April 2003.

  9. CHAMBERLAND, S., ST-HILAIRE, M. and PIERRE, S., "A Heuristic Algorithm for the Point of Presence Design Problem in IP Networks", Center for Research on Transportation (CRT), CRT-2003-06, February 2003.

  10. CHAMBERLAND, S., ST-HILAIRE, M. and PIERRE, S., "On the Point of Presence Optimization Problem in IP Networks", Center for Research on Transportation (CRT), CRT-2002-56, Decembre 2002.