Journal Articles

Publication
  1. D. López-Pérez, A. De Domenico, N. Piovesan, H. Bao, X. Geng, S. Qitao, and M. Debbah, “A Survey on 5G Energy Efficiency: Massive MIMO, Lean Carrier Design, Sleep Modes, and Machine Learning,” in IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, vol. 24, no. 1, Page(s): 653- 697, Q1 2022.
  2. M. Wen, Q. Li, K. J. Kim, D. López-Pérez, O. A. Dobre, H. V. Poor, P. Popovski, and T. A. Tsiftsis, “Private 5G Networks: Concepts, Architectures, and Research Landscape,” in IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing (J-STSP), vol. 16, no. 1, Page(s): 7-25, Jan. 2022.
  3. Y. Chen, M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, X. Yao, Z. Lin, and G. Mao, “On the Theoretical Analysis of Network-wide Massive MIMO Performance and Pilot Contamination,” in IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 21, no. 2, Page(s): 1077- 1091, Feb. 2022.
  4. D. C. Nguyen, P. Cheng, M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, P. N. Pathirana, J. Li, A. Seneviratne, Y. Li, and H. V. Poor, “Enabling AI in Future Wireless Networks: A Data Life Cycle Perspective,” in IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, vol. 23, no. 1, Page(s): 553- 595, Q1 2021.
  5. A. Garcia-Rodriguez, D. López-Pérez, L. Galati Giordano, and G. Geraci, “IEEE 802.11be: Wi-Fi 7 Strikes Back,” in IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 59, no. 4, Page(s): 102-109, May 2021.
  6. N. Piovesan, D. López-Pérez, M. Miozzo, and P. Dini, “Joint Load Control and Energy Sharing for Renewable Powered Small Base Stations: a Machine Learning Approach” in IEEE Transactions on Green Communications, vol. 5, no. 1, Page(s): 512-525, Sep. 2020.
  7. J. Kibiłda, A. B. MacKenzie, M. J. Abdel-Rahman, S. Ki Yoo, L. Galati Giordano, S. L. Cotton, N. Marchetti, W. Saad, W. G. Scanlon, A. Garcia-Rodriguez, D. López-Pérez, H. Claussen, and L. A. DaSilva, “Indoor Millimeter-Wave Systems: Design and Performance Evaluation,” in Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 108, no. 6, Page(s): 923-944, May 2020.
  8. K. Doppler, D. López-Pérez, S. Muniraju, T. Abrudan, S. Kucera, H. Claussen, H. Huang, H. Gacanin, V.-M. Kolmonen, and E. Rantala, “Future indoor network with a sixth sense: requirements, challenges and enabling technologies,” in Pervasive and Mobile Computing, vol. 83, Jul. 2022.
  9. Y. Chen, M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, G. Mao, Z. Lin, and A. Zomaya, “Ultra-Dense Network: A Holistic Analysis of Multi-Piece Path Loss, Antenna Heights, Finite Users and BS Idle Modes,” in Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 20, no. 4, Page(s): 1702-1713, Dec. 2019.
  10. A. Garcia-Rodriguez, G. Geraci, D. López-Pérez, L. Galati Giordano, M. Ding, and E. Björnson, “The Essential Guide to Realizing 5G-Connected UAVs with Massive MIMO,” in IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 57, no. 12, Page(s): 84-90, Dec. 2019.
  11. A. Bonfante, L. Galati Giordano, D. López-Pérez, A. Garcia-Rodriguez, G. Geraci, P. Baracca, M. M. Butt, and N. Marchetti, “5G Massive MIMO Architectures: Self-Backhauled Small Cells versus Direct Access,” in IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 68, no. 10, Page(s): 8842-8852, Oct. 2019.
  12. D. López-Pérez, and M. Ding, “Towards Ultra-Dense Small Cell Networks: A Brief History on the Theoretical Analysis of Dense Wireless Networks,” in Wiley Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, J. G. Webster (Ed.), 2019. doi:1002/047134608X.W8392
  13. Y. Chen, M. Ding, and D. López-Pérez, “Performance of Ultra-Dense Networks with a Generalized Multipath Fading,” in IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, vol. 8, no. 5, Page(s): 1419-1422, Oct. 2019.
  14. D. López-Pérez, A. Garcia-Rodriguez, L. Galati Giordano, M. Kasslin, and K. Doppler, “IEEE 802.11be Extremely High Throughput:The Next Generation of Wi-Fi Technology Beyond 802.11ax,” in IEEE Commun. Mag., vol. 57, no. 9, Page(s): 113-119, Sep. 2019.
  15. J. Zhang, M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, A. Marshall, and L. Hanzo, “Design of an Efficient OFDMA-Based Multi-User Key Generation Protocol,” in IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 68, no. 9, Page(s): 8842-8852, Sep. 2019.
  16. A. Zakrzewska, D. López-Pérez, L. Ho, H. Gacanin, and H. Claussen, “Cell ID Management in Multi-vendor and Multi-RAT Heterogeneous Networks,” in IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, vol. 16, no. 2, Page(s): 417-429, Jun. 2019.
  17. G. Geraci, A. Garcia Rodriguez, L. Galati Giordano, D. López-Pérez, and E. Björnson, “Understanding UAV Cellular Communications: From Existing Networks to Massive MIMO,” in IEEE Access, vol. 6, no. 1, Page(s): 1-13, Dec. 2018.
  18. M. Ding, M. Ding, G. Mao, Z. Lin, A. Zomoya, and D. López-Pérez, “Performance Analysis of Dense Small Cell Networks with Dynamic TDD,” in IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 67, no. 10, Page(s): 9816-9830, Oct. 2018.
  19. A. Garcia-Rodriguez, G. Geraci, L. Galati-Giordano, A. Bonfante, M. Ding, and D. López-Pérez, “Massive MIMO Unlicensed: A New Approach to Dynamic Spectrum Access,” in IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 56, no. 6, Page(s): 186-192, Jun. 2018.
  20. M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, H. Claussen, and Mohamed Ali Kaafar, “On the Fundamental Characteristics of Ultra-Dense Small Cell Networks,” in IEEE Network, vol. 32, no. 3, Page(s): 92-100, May/Jun. 2018.
  21. D. Laselva, D. López-Pérez, M. P. Rinne, and T. Henttonen, “3GPP LTE-WLAN Aggregation Technologies: Functionalities and Their Performance Comparison,” in IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 56, no. 3, Page(s): 195-203, Mar. 2018.
  22. M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, G. Mao, and Z. Lin, “Performance Impact of Base Station Antenna Heights in Dense Cellular Networks,” in IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 16, no. 12, Page(s): 8147-8161, Dec. 2017.
  23. M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, G. Mao, and Z. Lin, “Performance Impact of Idle Mode Capability on Dense Small Cell Networks,” in IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 66, no. 11, Page(s): 10446-10460, Nov. 2017.
  24. Y. Chen, M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, Z. Lin, and B. Vucevic, “Dynamic reuse of unlicensed spectrum: An Inter-Working of LTE and Wi-Fi,” in IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, vol. 24, no. 5, Page(s): 52-59, Oct. 2017.
  25. J. Ling, D. López-Pérez, and M. Khawer, “Practical LTE and Wi-Fi Co-existence Techniques Beyond Listen Before Talk,” in IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 55, no. 10, Page(s): 127-133, Oct. 2017.
  26. A. H. Jafari, M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, and J. Zhang, “Performance Analysis of Dense Small Cell Networks with Practical Antenna Heights under Rician Fading,” in IEEE Access, vol. 3, Page(s): 9960-9974, Oct. 2017.
  27. M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, G. Mao, Z. Lin, and S. Das, “DNA-GA: A Tractable Approach for Performance Analysis of Uplink Cellular Networks,” in IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 66, no. 1, Page(s): 355-369, Sep. 2017.
  28. A. H. Jafari, V. Venkateswaran, D. López-Pérez, and J. Zhang, “Diversity Pulse Shaped Transmission in Ultra-Dense Small Cell Networks,” in IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 66, no. 7, Page(s): 5866-5878, Jul. 2017.
  29. K. Vasudeva, M. Symsek, I. Guvenc, and  D. López-Pérez, “Analysis of Handover Failures in Heterogeneous Networks with Fading,” in IEEE Transaction on Vehicular Technology, vol. 66, no. 7, Page(s): 6060-6074, Jul. 2017.
  30. M. Ding, M. Ding, G. Mao, Z. Lin, and D. López-Pérez, “Uplink Performance Analysis of Dense Cellular Networks with LoS and NLoS Transmissions,” in IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 16, no. 4, Page(s): 2601-2613, Apr. 2017.
  31. G. Geraci, A. Garcia-Rodriguez, D. López-Pérez, A. Bonfante, L. Galati-Giordano, and H. Claussen, “Operating Massive MIMO in Unlicensed Bands for Enhanced Coexistence and Spatial Reuse,” in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 35, no. 6, Page(s): 1282-1293, 2017.
  32. C. Cano, D. López-Pérez, D. Leith, and H. Claussen, “Using LTE in Unlicensed Bands: Potential Benefits and Co-existence Issues,” in IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 54, no. 12, Page(s): 116-123, Dec. 2016.
  33. J. He, Z. Tang, D. López-Pérez, and H. Claussen, “Analytical Evaluation of Higher Order Sectorization, Frequency Reuse and User Classification Methods in OFDMA Networks,” in IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 15, no. 12, Page(s): 8209-8222, Dec. 2016.
  34. Y. Chen, M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, Z. Lin, and G. Mao, “A Space-Time Analysis of LTE and Wi-Fi Inter-working,” in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 34, no. 11, Page(s): 2981-2998, Nov. 2016.
  35. M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, R. Xue, A. V. Vasilakos, and W. Chen, “On Dynamic Time-Division-Duplex Transmissions for Small-Cell Networks,” in IEEE Transaction on Vehicular Technology, vol. 65, no. 11,  Page(s):8933- 8951, Nov. 2016.
  36. M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, G. Mao, and Z. Lin, “Microscopic Analysis of the Uplink Interference in FDMA Small Cell Networks,” in IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 15, no. 6, Page(s): 4277-4291, Jun. 2016.
  37. L. Ho, D. López-Pérez, H. Claussen, and E. Doumanis, “Downward Facing Directional Antennas for Ultra High Density Indoor Small Cells,” in Springer Journal of Signal Processing Systems, vol. 82, no. 2, Page(s): 255- 263, May 2016.
  38. M. Ding, P. Wang,  D. López-Pérez, G. Mao, and Z. Lin, “Performance Impact of LoS and NLoS Transmissions in Dense Cellular Networks,” in IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 15, no. 3, Page(s): 2365-2380, Mar. 2016.
  39. D. López-Pérez, D. Laselva, E. Wallmeier, P. Purovesi, P. Lunden, E. Virtej, P. Lechowicz, E. Malkamaki, and M. Ding, “LTE-WLAN Aggregation Flow Control,” in IEEE Access, vol. 4, Page(s): 9860-9869, 2016.
  40. A. H. Jafari, D. López-Pérez, H. Song, H. Claussen, L. Ho, and J. Zhang, “Small Cell Backhaul: Challenges and Prospective Solutions,” in EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, Dec. 2015.
  41. S. Kucera, and D. López-Pérez, “Inter-cell Interference Coordination for Control Channels in LTE Heterogeneous Networks,” in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, vol. 24, no. 5, Page(s): 2872- 2884, Oct. 2015.
  42. R. Razavi, L. Ho, H. Claussen, and D. López-Pérez, “Improving Small Cell Performance through Switched Multi-element Antenna Systems in Heterogeneous Networks,” in IEEE Transaction on Vehicular Technology, vol. 64, no. 7, Page(s): 3140-3151, Jul. 2015.
  43. D. López-Pérez, M. Ding, H. Claussen, and A. Jarafi, “Towards 1Gbps/UE in cellular systems: Understanding Ultra-Dense Small Cell Deployments,” in IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, vol. 17, no. 4, Page(s): 2078- 2101, Jun. 2015.
  44. D. López-Pérez, H. Claussen, and L. Ho, “The Sector Offset Concept and its Applicability to Heterogeneous Cellular Networks,” in IEEE Communication Magazine, vol. 53, no. 3, Page(s): 190-198, Mar. 2015.
  45. L. Zhao, K. Liang, G. Cao, R. Qian, and D. López-Pérez, “An Enhanced Signal-Time-Offset Compensation Algorithm for Coordinated Multipoint-to-Multiuser Systems,” in IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 18, no. 6, Page(s): 983-986, Jun. 2014.
  46. D. López-Pérez, X. Chu, A. Vasilakos, and H. Claussen, “Power Minimization Based Resource Allocation for Interference Mitigation in OFDMA Femtocell Networks,” in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 32, no. 2, Page(s): 333-344, Feb. 2014.
  47. D. López-Pérez, X. Chu, A. Vasilakos, and H. Claussen, “On Distributed and Coordinated Resource Allocation for Interference Mitigation in Self-organizing LTE Networks,” in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, vol. 21, no. 4, Page(s): 1145-1158, Aug. 2013.
  48. D. López-Pérez, I. Guvenc, and X.Chu, “Mobility Management Challenges in 3GPP Heterogeneous Networks,” in IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 50, no. 12, Page(s): 70 - 78, Dec. 2012.
  49. D. López-Pérez, X.Chu, and I. Guvenc, “On the Expanded Region of Picocells in Heterogeneous Networks,” in IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing (J-STSP), vol. 6, no. 3, Page(s): 281-294, Jun. 2012.
  50. V. Viduto, C. Maple, W. Huang, and  D. López-Pérez, “A Novel Risk Assessment and Optimisation Model for Multi-objective Network Security Countermeasure Selection Problem,” in Elsavier Decision Support Systems, vol. 53, no. 3, Page(s): 599-610, Jun. 2012.
  51. J. Y. Wu, X.Chu, and D. López-Pérez, “Downlink Outage Probability of Co-Channel Femtocells in Hierarchical 3-Sector Macrocells,” in IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 16, no. 5, Page(s): 698-701, May 2012.
  52. D. López-Pérez, X. Chu, and J. Zhang, “Dynamic Downlink Frequency and Power Allocation in OFDMA Cellular Networks,” in IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 60, no. 10, Page(s): 2904-2914, Oct. 2012.
  53. X. Chu, Y. Wu, D. López-Pérez, and X. Tao, “On Providing Downlink Services in Collocated Spectrum-Sharing Macro and Femto Networks,” in IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 10, no. 12, Page(s): 4306-4315, Dec. 2011.
  54. D. López-Pérez, X. Chu, A. V. Vasilakos, and H Claussen, “Minimising Cell  Transmit Power Towards Self-organized Resource Allocation in OFDMA Femtocells,” in IEEE  Technical Committee on Multimedia Communications E-letter, 2011.
  55. D. López-Pérez, I. Güvenç, Guillaume de la Roche, M. Kountouris, T. Q.S. Quek, and J.Zhang, “Enhanced Inter-cell Interference Coordination Challenges in Heterogeneous Networks,” in IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, vol. 18, no. 3, Page(s): 22-30, Jun. 2011.
  56. D. López-Pérez, A. Valcarce, A. Ladanyi, G. De La Roche, and J. Zhang, “Intracell Handover for Interference and Handover Mitigation in OFDMA Two-Tier Macrocell-Femtocell Networks,” in EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, Feb. 2010.
  57. G. De La Roche, A. Valcarce, D. López-Pérez, and J. Zhang, “Access Control Mechanisms for Femtocells,” in IEEE Commun. Mag., vol. 48, no. 1, Page(s): 33-39, Jan. 2010.
  58. D. López-Pérez, A. Valcarce, G. De La Roche, and J. Zhang, “OFDMA femtocells: A roadmap on interference avoidance,” in IEEE Commun. Mag., vol. 47, no. 9, Page(s): 41-48, Sep. 2009.
  59. A. Valcarce, G. De La Roche, A. Juttner, D. López-Pérez, and J. Zhang, “Applying FDTD to the coverage prediction of WiMAX femtocells,” in EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, Mar. 2009.
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