Papers

  • W. Tang, P. Thompson, and B. Evans, "A database approach to extending the usable spectrum for FSS satellite systems," invited paper to the International Journal on Advances in Telecommunications, accepted for publication, 2015
  • E. Lagunas, S. K. Sharma, S. Maleki, S. Chatzinotas, and B. Ottersten, "Resource Allocation for Cognitive Satellite Communications with Incumbent Terrestrial Networks," submitted to IEEE Transactions on Cognitive Communications and Networking, 2015
  • E. Lagunas, S. K. Sharma, S. Maleki, S. Chatzinotas, and B. Ottersten, "Power Control for Cognitive Satellite Uplink in Ka-band," 2015 IEEE 82nd Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) Fall, 6-9 September 2015, Boston, UK
  • P. Thompson and B. Evans, "Extending the spectrum for Ka band satellite systems in the shared bands via a database approach," 2015 21st Ka and Broadband Communications Conference, 12-14 October 2015, Bologna, Italy, URL:http://proceedings.kaconf.org/papers/2015/ka13_2.pdf
  • E. Lagunas, S. K. Sharma, S. Maleki, S. Chatzinotas, and B. Ottersten, "Impact of terrain aware interference modeling on the throughput of cognitive Ka-band satellite systems," 2015 21st Ka and Broadband Communications Conference, 12-14 October 2015, Bologna, Italy, URL:http://proceedings.kaconf.org/papers/2015/ka18_2.pdf
  • A. Guidotti, D. Tarchi, V. Icolari, A. Vanelli-Coralli, and G. E. Corazza, "Spectrum awareness techniques for 5G Satellite Communications," 23rd European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), 31 August-4 September 2015, Nice, France, URL: http://www.eurasip.org/Proceedings/Eusipco/Eusipco2015/papers/1570104041.pdf
  • D. Tarchi, V. Icolari, J. Grotz, A. Vanelli-Coralli, and A. Guidotti, "On the feasibility of Interference Estimation Techniques in Cognitive Satellite Environments with Impairments," 7th EAI International Conference on Wireless and Satellite Systems (WiSATS), 6-7 July 2015, Bradford, UK, DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-25479-1_10
  • B. Evans, P. Thompson, E. Lagunas, S. K. Sharma, D. Tarchi, and V. Icolari, "Extending the usable Ka band spectrum for satellite communications: The CoRaSat project," 7th EAI International Conference on Wireless and Satellite Systems (WiSATS), 6-7 July 2015, Bradford, UK, DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-25479-1_9
  • A. Guidotti, V. Icolari, D. Tarchi, A. Vanelli-Coralli, S. K. Sharma, E. Lagunas, S. Maleki, S. Chatzinotas, J. Grotz, J. Krause, E. Corbel, B. Evans, and P. Thompson, "Spectrum Awareness and Exploitation for Cognitive Radio Satellite Communications," 2015 European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC), pp. 16-20, 29 June-2 July 2015, Paris, France, DOI:10.1109/EuCNC.2015.7194032
  • V. Icolari, D. Tarchi, A. Guidotti, and A. Vanelli-Coralli, "Beam Pattern Allocation Strategies for Satellite Cognitive Radio Systems," IEEE ICC 2015, Workshop on Cognitive Radios and Networks for Spectrum Coexistence of Satellite and Terrestrial Systems (CogRaN-Sat), pp. 9712-9717, 12 June 2015, London, UK, DOI:10.1109/ICCW.2015.7247417
  • P. Thompson and B. Evans, "Analysis of Interference between Terrestrial and Satellite Systems in the Band 17.7-19.7 GHz," IEEE ICC 2015, Workshop on Cognitive Radios and Networks for Spectrum Coexistence of Satellite and Terrestrial Systems (CogRaN-Sat), pp. 9729-9734, 12 June 2015, London, UK, DOI:10.1109/ICCW.2015.7247420
  • S. K. Sharma, E. Lagunas, S. Maleki, S. Chatzinotas, J. Grotz, J. Krause, and B. Ottersten, "Resource Allocation for Cognitive Satellite Communications in Ka-band (17.7-19.7 GHz)," IEEE ICC 2015, Workshop on Cognitive Radios and Networks for Spectrum Coexistence of Satellite and Terrestrial Systems (CogRaN-Sat), pp. 9706-9711, 12 June 2015, London, UK, DOI:10.1109/ICCW.2015.7247416
  • C. Kourogiorgas, A. D. Panagopoulos, and K. Liolis, "Cognitive Uplink FSS and FS Links Coexistence in Ka-band: Propagation based Interference Analysis," IEEE ICC 2015, Workshop on Cognitive Radios and Networks for Spectrum Coexistence of Satellite and Terrestrial Systems (CogRaN-Sat), pp. 9735-9740, 12 June 2015, London, UK, DOI:10.1109/ICCW.2015.7247421
  • V. Icolari, A. Guidotti, D. Tarchi, and A. Vanelli-Coralli, "An Interference Estimation Technique for Satellite Cognitive Radio Systems," 2015 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), pp. 2495-2500, 8-12 June 2015, London, UK, DOI:10.1109/ICC.2015.7248435
  • S. K. Sharma, S. Maleki, S. Chatzinotas, J. Grotz, J. Krause, and B. Ottersten, "Joint Carrier Allocation and Beamforming for Cognitive SatComs in Ka-band (17.3-18.1 GHz)," 2015 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), pp. 2476-2481, 8-12 June 2015, London, UK, DOI:10.1109/ICC.2015.7248432
  • W. Tang, P. Thompson, and B. Evans, "Frequency Sharing between Satellite and Terrestrial Systems in the Ka Band: A Database Approach," 2015 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), pp. 2470-2475, 8-12 June 2015, London, UK, DOI:10.1109/ICC.2015.7248431
  • W. Tang, P. Thompson, and B. Evans, "A Database Approach to Extending the Usable Ka Band Spectrum for FSS Satellite Systems," The 7th International Conference on Advances in Satellite and Space Communications (SPACOMM) 2015, 19-24 April 2015, Barcelona, Spain, URL:http://www.thinkmind.org/index.php?view=article&articleid=spacomm_2015_4_10_20022
  • E. Lagunas, S. K. Sharma, S. Maleki, S. Chatzinotas, J. Grotz, J. Krause, and B. Ottersten, "Resource Allocation for Cognitive Satellite Uplink and Fixed-Service Terrestrial Coexistence in Ka-band," 2015 10th International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks (CROWNCOM), 21-23 April 2015, Doha, Qatar, DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-24540-9_40
  • S. Maleki, G. Leus, S. Chatzinotas, and B. Ottersten, "To AND or To OR: On Energy-Efficient Distributed Spectrum Sensing with Combined Censoring and Sleeping," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, April 2015, DOI:10.1109/TWC.2015.2422304
  • S. Maleki, S. Chatzinotas, J. Krause, K. Liolis, B. Ottersten, "Cognitive Zone for Broadband Satellite Communications in 17.3–17.7 GHz Band," IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, vol.4, no.3, pp.305-308, June 2015, DOI:10.1109/LWC.2015.2411597
  • S. Maleki, S. Chatzinotas, B. Evans, K. Liolis, J. Grotz, A. Vanelli-Coralli, and N. Chuberre, "Cognitive spectrum utilization in Ka band multibeam satellite communications," IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 53, no.3, pp.24-29, March 2015, DOI:10.1109/MCOM.2015.7060478
  • L. Arienzo, D. Tarchi, "Statistical Modeling of Spectrum Sensing Energy in Multi-Hop Cognitive Radio Networks," IEEE Signal Processing Letters, vol. 22, no. 3, pp. 356-360, March 2015, DOI:10.1109/LSP.2014.2360234
  • V. Icolari, D. Tarchi, A. Vanelli-Coralli, and M. Vincenzi, "An energy detector based radio environment mapping technique for cognitive satellite systems," IEEE Globecom 2014, December 2014, Austin, TX, USA, DOI:10.1109/GLOCOM.2014.7037247
  • A. Mohamed, M. Lopez-Benitez, and B. Evans, "Ka band satellite terrestrial co-existence: A statistical modelling approach," 20th Ka and Broadband Communications, Navigation and Earth Observation Conference, 1-3 October 2014, Vietri/Salerno, Italy, URL:http://proceedings.kaconf.org/papers/2014/ka21_3.pdf
  • W. Tang, P. Thompson, and B. Evans, "Frequency Band Sharing between Satellite and Terrestrial Fixed Links in the Ka band," 20th Ka and Broadband Communications, Navigation and Earth Observation Conference, 1-3 October 2014, Vietri/Salerno, Italy, URL:http://proceedings.kaconf.org/papers/2014/ka21_1.pdf
  • S.K. Sharma, S. Maleki, S. Chatzinotas, J. Grotz, B. Ottersten, "Implementation Issues of Cognitive Radio Techniques for Ka-band (17.7-19.7 GHz) SatComs," 2014 7th Advanced Satellite Multimedia Systems Conference and the 13th Signal Processing for Space Communications Workshop (ASMS/SPSC), 8-10 September 2014, Livorno, Italy, DOI:10.1109/ASMS-SPSC.2014.6934550
  • A. Tsakmalis, S. Chatzinotas; B. Ottersten, "Automatic Modulation Classification for Adaptive Power Control in Cognitive Satellite Communications", 2014 7th Advanced Satellite Multimedia Systems Conference and the 13th Signal Processing for Space Communications Workshop (ASMS/SPSC), 8-10 September 2014, Livorno, Italy, DOI:10.1109/ASMS-SPSC.2014.6934549
  • S. Maleki, S. Chatzinotas, S.K. Sharma, A. Guidotti, D. Tarchi, A. Vanelli-Coralli, W. Tang, B. Evans, J. Grotz, K. Liolis, J. Krause, N. Chuberre, "Cognitive radio for Ka band satellite communications," 32nd AIAA International Communications Satellite Systems Conference (ICSSC 2014), 4-7 August 2014, San Diego, CA, USA, DOI:10.2514/6.2014-4327
  • N. Chuberre, B. Evans, A. Vanelli-Coralli, J. Krause, J. Grotz, S.K. Sharma, "FP7 PROJECT CoRaSat intermediate results and standardization strategy", 2014 European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC) - Workshop on Radio Access and Spectrum, Bologna, Italy, 23 Jun. 2014 [download pdf]
  • D. Tarchi, A. Guidotti, V. Icolari, A. Vanelli-Coralli, S.K. Sharma, S. Chatzinotas, S. Maleki, B. Evans, P. Thompson, W. Tang, J. Grotz, "Technical challenges for cognitive radio application in satellite communications," 2014 9th International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks and Communications (CROWNCOM), pp. 136-142, 2-4 June 2014, Oulu, Finland, DOI:10.4108/icst.crowncom.2014.255727
  • K. Liolis, G. Schlueter, J. Krause, F. Zimmer, L. Combelles, J. Grotz, S. Chatzinotas, B. Evans, A. Guidotti, D. Tarchi, and A. Vanelli-Coralli, "Cognitive Radio Scenarios for Satellite Communications: The CoRaSat Approach," 2013 Future Network and Mobile Summit (FuNeMS), 3-5 July 2013, Lisboa, Portugal, URL:http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articleDetails.jsp?arnumber=6633534.
  • White Paper on "COgnitive RAdio for SATellite Communications" [download pdf]

Books

  • A. Vanelli-Coralli, A. Guidotti, D. Tarchi, S. Chatzinotas, S. Maleki, S. K. Sharma, N. Chuberre, B. Evans, M. Lopez-Benitez, W. Tang, J. Grotz, K. Liolis, "Cognitive Radio Scenarios for Satellite Communications: The CoRaSat Project," in "Cooperative and Cognitive Satellite Systems," Eds. S. Chatzinotas, B. Ottersten and R. de Gaudenzi, Elsevier, London, UK, 2015, DOI:10.1016/B978-0-12-799948-7.00010-4

Presentations
  • Presentation to the UK Spectrum Policy Forum, London, UK, July 14, 2015
  • Presentation at the BATS open day, Guildford, UK, June 2015
  • "COgnitive RAdios for SATellite Communications,presentation at the EU spectrum workshop on geolocation database systems, Brussels, Belgium, March 2015 [download pdf]
  • "COgnitive RAdios for SATellite Communications," presentation to FUB (Italy administration), Pontecchio Marconi, Italy, January 7, 2015
  • "COgnitive RAdios for SATellite Communications,presentation to the ESA project Freestone, Nordwijk, Netherlands, September 26, 2014
  • "Cognitive Radio for SatCom: the CoRaSat approach," presentation to BIPT (Belgium administration), Brussels, Belgium, September 10, 2014
  • "CoRaSat: COgnitive RAdio for SATellite communications", NetWorld2020 Expert Group Meeting, June 23, 2014 [download pdf]
  • "Cognitive Radio for SatCom: Scenarios definition and technical, regulatory, and standardization challenges," presentation to ESA at the SatNex General Assembly, Nordwijk, Netherlands, February 11, 2014
  • "COgnitive RAdios for SATellite Communications Scenarios - Current Status," presentation to ILR (Luxembourg administration), City of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, November 14, 2013
  • "COgnitive RAdios for SATellite Communications Scenarios - Initial Analysis Results," presentation at the ETSI Workshop organized by the SCN WG to raise awareness about ongoing SatCom related FP7 R&D projects, Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany, October 2013
  • Presentation to Inmarsat, London, UK, September 2013
  • Presentation to Avanti, London, UK, September 2013
  • Presentation to O3b Networks, Luxembourg, LU, September 2013
  • "Cognitive radio for satellite communications and its regulatory implications", Conference on Spectrum Management and Workshop on Cognitive Radio, Lisbon, Portugal, September 20, 2013
  • "COgnitive RAdios for SATellite Communications Scenarios - Initial Analysis Results," presentation to BIPT (Belgium administration), Brussels, Belgium, July 9, 2013
  • "COgnitive RAdios for SATellite Communications Scenarios - Initial Analysis Results", WG1 RAS Cluster meeting, Lisbon, Portugal, July 2, 2013 [download pdf]
  • "COgnitive RAdio for SATellite Communications," presentation at the CEPT FM44 meeting #27, London, UK, July 17, 2013
  • "COgnitive RAdios for SATellite Communications," presentation to Ofcom UK (UK administration), London, UK, July 2013
  • "COgnitive RAdios for SATellite Communications," presentation to ANFR (France administration), Paris, France, June 2013
  • Concertation meeting, Bruxelles, Belgium, February 2013
  • "COgnitive RAdios for SATellite Communications," presentation of the CoRaSat project at the RAS Cluster meeting, October 10, 2012 [download pdf]
  • Concertation meeting, Bruxelles, Belgium, October 2012

Others

  • Organization of the Workshop on Cognitive Radios and Networks for Spectrum Coexistence of Satellite and Terrestrial Systems (CogRaN-Sat), ICC 2015, London, UK, June 12, 2015
  • "Overview of the CoRaSat project" Flyer  [download pdf]