Conference Papers

Publication
  1. Piovesan, A. De Domenico, M. Bernabe, D. López-Pérez, H. Bao, X. Geng, X. Wang, and M. Debbah, “Forecasting Mobile Traffic to Achieve Greener 5G Networks: When Machine Learning is Key,” in IEEE SPAWC 2021, Lucca, Italy, Sep. 2021.

 

  1. Li,  D. López-Pérez, X. Geng, H. Bao, Q. Song, and X. Chen, “A Zeroth-Order Continuation Method for Antenna Tuning in Wireless Networks,” in IEEE ICC 2021, Montreal, Canada, Jun. 2021.

 

  1. Chen, Z. Baoxian, M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, and H. Zheng, “Performance Analysis of Wireless Networks with Intelligent Reflecting Surfaces,” in IEEE WCNC 2021, Nanjing, China, Apr. 2021.

 

  1. Ho, A. Garcia Rodriguez, L. Galati-Giordano, and D. López-Pérez, “Next Generation Wi-Fi Mesh for Indoor Residential Deployments,” in IEEE VTC 2020, Antwerp, Belgium, May 2020.

 

  1. Galati-Giordano, A. Garcia Rodriguez, L. Ho, and D. López-Pérez, “Deployment Guidelines and Benefits of Massive MIMO for the Enterprise,” in IEEE VTC 2020, Antwerp, Belgium, May 2020.

 

  1. Meng, Y. Chen, M. Ding, and D. López-Pérez, “A New Look at UAV Channel Modeling: A Long Tail of LoS Probability,” in IEEE PIMRC 2019, Istanbul, Turkey, Sep. 2019.

 

  1. Wang, X. Chu, M. Ding, and D. López-Pérez, “The Effect of LoS and NLoS Transmissions on Base Station Clustering in Dense Small-Cell Networks,” in IEEE VTC 2019, Honolulu, USA, Sep. 2019.

 

  1. Yin, J. Li, M. Ding, F. Shu, F. Song, Y. Qian, and D. López-Pérez, “Uplink Performance Analysis of UAV User Equipment in Dense Cellular Network,” in IEEE ICC 2019, Shanghai, China, May 2019.

 

  1. Baracca, L. Galati-Giordano, A. Garcia-Rodriguez, G. Geraci, and D. López-Pérez, “Downlink Performance of Uplink Fractional Power Control in 5G Massive MIMO Systems,” in IEEE Globecom 2018, Abu Dhabi, Dec. 2018.

 

  1. Bonfante, L. Galati-Giordano, D. López-Pérez, A. Garcia-Rodriguez, G. Geraci, P. Baracca, M. Butt, M. Dzaferagic, and N. Marchetti, “Performance of Massive MIMO Self-Backhauling for Ultra-Dense Small Cell Deployments,” in IEEE Globecom 2018, Abu Dhabi, Dec. 2018.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, M. Ding, Huazhou Li, L. Galati-Giordano, G. Geraci, A. Garcia-Rodriguez, Z. Lin, and M. Hassan, “On the Downlink Performance of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Communications in Dense Cellular Networks,” in IEEE Globecom 2018, Abu Dhabi, Dec. 2018.

 

  1. Ziyan Yin, Jun Li, Fei Song, Ming Ding, and D. López-Pérez, “Uplink Performance Analysis of Base Station Antenna Heights in Dense Cellular Networks,” in IEEE Globecom 2018, Abu Dhabi, Dec. 2018.

 

  1. Li, D. López-Pérez, A. Fotouhi, Z. Lin, and M. Hassan, “Performance Analysis of the Access Link of Drone Base Station Networks with LoS/NLoS Transmissions,” in 14th EAI International Conference (INISCOM), Da Nang, Vietnam, Sep. 2018. BEST PAPER AWARD

 

  1. Geraci, A. Garcia-Rodriguez, L. Galati-Giordano, D. López-Pérez, and E. Bjornson, “Supporting UAV Cellular Communications through Massive MIMO,” in IEEE ICC 2018, Kansas City MO, USA, May 2018.

 

  1. Ding, D. López-Pérez, G. Mao, and Zihuai Lin, “Ultra-Dense Networks: Is There a Limit to Spatial Spectrum Reuse?,” in IEEE ICC 2018, Kansas City MO, USA, May 2018.

 

  1. Geraci, A. Garcia-Rodriguez, D. López-Pérez, L. Galati-Giordano, P. Baracca, and H. Claussen, “Indoor Massive MIMO Deployments for Uniformly High Wireless Capacity,” in IEEE WCNC 2018, Barcelona, Spain, Apr. 2018.

 

  1. Galati-Giordano, L. Campanalonga, D. López-Pérez, A. Garcia-Rodriguez, G. Geraci, P. Baracca, and M. Magarini, “Uplink Sounding Reference Signal Coordination to Combat Pilot Contamination in 5G Massive MIMO,” in IEEE WCNC 2018, Barcelona, Spain, Apr. 2018.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, and M. Ding, “Promises and Caveats of Uplink IoT Ultra-Dense Networks,” in IEEE WCNC 2018, Barcelona, Spain, Apr. 2018.

 

  1. Yao, M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, Z. Lin, and G. Mao, “Performance Analysis of Uplink Massive MIMO Networks with a Finite User Density,” in IEEE WCNC 2018, Barcelona, Spain, Apr. 2018.

 

  1. Ma, M. Ding, H. Chen, Z. Lin, G. Mao, and D. López-Pérez, “On the Performance of Multi-tier Heterogeneous Cellular Networks with Idle Mode Capability,” in IEEE WCNC 2018, Barcelona, Spain, Apr. 2018. BEST PAPER AWARD

 

  1. Garcia-Rodriguez, G. Geraci, D. López-Pérez, L. Galati-Giordano, M. Ding, and H. Claussen, “Massive MIMO Unlicensed for High-Performance Indoor Networks,” in IEEE Globecom 2017, Singapore, Dec. 2017.

 

  1. Yao, M. Ding, D. López-Pérez, Z. Lin, and G. Mao, “What is the Optimal Network Deployment for a Fixed Density of Antennas?,” in IEEE Globecom 2017, Singapore, Dec. 2017.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, J. Ling, M. R. Khawer, and A. Abdelfattah, “Adaptive Energy Threshold for Improved Co-existence between Licensed Assisted Access and Wi-Fi,” in IEEE Globecom 2017, Singapore, Dec. 2017.

 

  1. Ding, D. López-Pérez, A. H. Jafari, G. Mao, and Z. Lin, “Ultra-Dense Networks: A New Look at the Proportional Fair Scheduler,” in IEEE Globecom 2017, Singapore, Dec. 2017.

 

  1. Ding, D. López-Pérez, G. Mao, and Z. Lin, “What Is the True Value of Dynamic TDD: A MAC Layer Perspective,” in IEEE Globecom 2017, Singapore, Dec. 2017.

 

  1. Geraci, A. Garcia-Rodriguez, D. López-Pérez, A. Bonfante, L. Galati-Giordano, and H. Claussen, “Enhancing Coexistence in the Unlicensed Band with Massive MIMO,” in IEEE ICC 2017, Paris, France, May 2017.

 

  1. Ding, and D. López-Pérez, “On the Performance of Practical Ultra-Dense Networks: The Major and Minor Factors,” in Workshop on Spatial Stochastic Models for Wireless Networks (WiOpt), Paris, France, May 2017.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, J. Ling, B. Ho Kim, S. Vasudevan, Satish Kanugovi, and M. Ding, “LWIP and Wi-Fi Boost Flow Control,” in IEEE WCNC 2017, San Francisco, USA, Mar. 2017.

 

  1. Liao, P. Baracca, D. López-Pérez, and L. Galati-Giordano “Resource Scheduling for Mixed Traffic Types with Scalable TTI in Dynamic TDD Systems,” in IEEE Globecom 2016, Washington, USA, Dec. 2016.

 

  1. Ding, and D. López-Pérez, “Please Lower Small Cell Antenna Heights in 5G,” in IEEE Globecom 2016, Washington, USA, Dec. 2016.

 

  1. Ding, D. López-Pérez, G. Mao, and Z. Lin, “Study on the Idle Mode Capability with LoS and NLoS Transmissions,” in IEEE Globecom 2016, Washington, USA, Dec. 2016.

 

  1. Zhang, L. Zhao, D. López-Pérez, and K.-C. Chen, “Energy-Efficient Virtual Resource Allocation in OFDMA Systems,” in IEEE Globecom 2016, Washington, USA, Dec. 2016.

 

  1. Wang, X. Chu, M. Ding, and D. López-Pérez, “On the Performance of Multi-tier Heterogeneous Networks under LoS and NLoS Transmissions,” in IEEE Globecom 2016, Washington, USA, Dec. 2016.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, J. Ling, B. H. Kim, S. Vasudevan, S. Kanugovi, and M. Ding, “Boosted Wi-Fi through LTE Small Cells: The Solution for an All-Wireless Enterprise,” in IEEE PIMRC 2016, Valencia, Spain, Sep. 2016.

 

  1. Jafari, V. Venkateswaran, D. López-Pérez, and J. Zhang, “Pulse Shaping Diversity to Enhance Throughput in Ultra-Dense Small Cell Networks,” in IEEE SPAWC 2016, Edinburgh, UK, Jul. 2016.

 

  1. Wielgoszewska, D. López-Pérez, H. Claussen, and H. Gacanin, “A Centralized Method for PCI Assignment with Common Reference Signal Frequency Shift Control,” in IEEE ICC 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 2016.

 

  1. Ding, D. López-Pérez, G. Mao, and Z. Lin, “DNA-GA: A New Approach of Network Performance Analysis,” in IEEE ICC 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 2016.

 

  1. 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 ICC 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 2016.

 

  1. Ding, D. López-Pérez, G. Mao, P. Wang, and Z. Lin, “Will the Area Spectral Efficiency Monotonically Grow as Small Cells Go Dense?,” in IEEE Globecom 2015, San Diego, USA, Dec. 2015.

 

  1. Ding, D. López-Pérez, G. Mao, and Z. Lin, “Approximation of Uplink Inter-Cell Interference in FDMA Small Cell Networks,” in IEEE Globecom 2015, San Diego, USA, Dec. 2015.

 

  1. Jarafi, D. López-Pérez, M. Ding, and J. Zhang, “Study on Scheduling Techniques for Ultra Dense Small Cell Networks,” in IEEE VTC 2015, Boston, USA, Sep. 2015.

 

  1. Ding, M. Zhang, D. López-Pérez, and H. Claussen, “Correlated Shadow Fading for Cellular Network System-Level Simulations with Wrap-Around,” in IEEE ICC 2015, London, UK, Jun. 2015.

 

  1. Kucera, and D.  López-Pérez, “C-RNTI Management for Orthogonally-Filled Sub-frames in LTE Heterogeneous Networks,” in IEEE ICC 2015, London, UK, Jun. 2015.

 

  1. Vasudeva, M. Simsek, D.  López-Pérez, and I. Güvenç, “Impact of Channel Fading on Mobility Management in Heterogeneous Networks,” in IEEE ICC 2015, London, UK, Jun. 2015.

 

  1. Ming, D. López-Pérez, W. Chen, and A. Vasilakos, “Analysis on the SINR Performance of Dynamic TDD in Homogeneous Small Cell Networks,” in IEEE Globecom 2014, Austin, USA, Dec. 2014.

 

  1. Kucera, and D. López-Pérez, “Expanding Coverage Range and Control Channel Capacity of Co-Channel LTE Small Cells by Using PDCCH Orthogonalization,” in IEEE VTC 2014, Vancouver, Canada, Sep. 2014.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, and H. Claussen, “Improved Frequency Reuse through Sector Offset Configuration in LTE Heterogeneous Networks,” in IEEE ICC 2014, Sydney, Australia, Jun. 2014.

 

  1. Ming, D. López-Pérez, W. Chen, and A. Vasilakos, “Small Cell Dynamic TDD Transmissions in Heterogeneous Networks,” in IEEE ICC 2014, Sydney, Australia, Jun. 2014.

 

  1. Kucera, and D. López-Pérez, “Orthogonally-Filled Subframes for Optimum Operation of Co-Channel LTE HetNets,” in IEEE ICC 2014, Sydney, Australia, Jun. 2014.

 

  1. Ming, D. López-Pérez, W. Chen, and A. Vasilakos, “Dynamic TDD Transmissions  in Homogeneous Small Cell Networks,” in IEEE ICC 2014, Sydney, Australia, Jun. 2014.

 

  1. Razavi, D. López-Pérez, and H. Claussen, “A new approach for scrambling and spreading code reuse in WCDMA networks,” in IEEE Globecom 2013, Atlanta, USA, Dec. 2013.

 

  1. Zakrzewska, D. López-Pérez, S. Kucera, and H. Claussen, “Dual Connectivity in LTE HetNets with Split  Control- and User-Plane,” in IEEE Globecom 2013, Atlanta, USA, Dec. 2013.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, and H. Claussen, “Sector Offset Configuration with Static Vertical  Beam-forming for LTE,” in IEEE Globecom 2013, Atlanta, USA, Dec. 2013.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, H. Claussen, and L. Ho, “Improved Frequency Reuse Schemes with Horizontal Sector Offset for LTE,” in IEEE PIMRC 2013, London, UK, Sep. 2013.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, and H. Claussen, and L. Ho, “Duty Cycles and Load Balancing in HetNets with eICIC Almost Blank Sub-frames,” in IEEE PIMRC 2013, London, UK, Sep. 2013.

 

  1. Razavi, D. López-Pérez, and H. Claussen, “Neighbouring Cell List Management in Wireless Heterogeneous Networks,” in IEEE WCNC 2013, Shanghai, China, May 2013.

 

  1. Zhang, W. Zheng, X. Chu, X. Wen, M. Tao, A. Nallanathan, and D. López-Pérez, “Joint Subchannel and Power Allocation in Interference-Limited OFDMA Femtocells with Heterogeneous QoS Guarantee,” in IEEE Globecom 2012, Anaheim, USA, Dec. 2012.

 

  1. Wu, X. Chu, D. López-Pérez, and H. Wang, “Femtocell Exclusion Regions in Hierarchical 3-Sector Macrocells for Co-Channel Deployments,” in International Conference on Communications in China, Beijing, China, Aug. 2012.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, I. Güvenç, and X. Chu, “Theoretical Analysis of Handover Failure and Ping-Pong Rates for Heterogeneous,” in ICC 2012, Workshop on Small Cell Wireless Networks, Ottawa, Canada, Jun. 2012.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, I. Güvenç, and X. Chu, “Mobility Enhancements for Heterogeneous Networks through Interference Coordination,” in WCNC 2012, Workshop on Broadband Femtocell Technologies, Paris, France, Apr. 2012.

 

  1. Valcarce, M. Lucas, and D. López-Pérez, “In-Cabin Downlink Cell Planning with Fractional Frequency Reuse,” in 18th European Wireless Conference (Invited Paper), Poznan, Poland, Apr. 2012.

 

  1. Ladányi, D. López-Pérez,  A. Jüttner, X. Chu, and J. Zhang, “On the Distributed Resource Allocation of OFDMA Femtocells in Enterprise Scenarios,” in IEEE Globecom 2011, Workshop on Enabling Green Wireless Multimedia Communications, Houston, USA, Dec. 2011.

 

  1. López-Benítez, F. Casavadell, D. López-Pérez, and A. V. Vasilakos, “Modeling and Simulation of Joint Time-Frequency Properties of Spectrum Usage in Cognitive Radio,” in 4th International Workshop on Cognitive Radio and Advanced Spectrum Management (Invited Paper), Barcelona, Spain, Oct. 2011.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, X. Chu, A. V. Vasilakos, and H. Claussen, “Minimising Cell Transmit Power: Towards Self-organized Resource Allocation in OFDMA Femtocells,” in ACM SIGCOMM 2011, Toronto, Canada, Aug. 2011.

 

  1. Chu, Y. Wu, D. López-Pérez, and H. Wang, “Decentralized Femtocell Transmission Regulation in Spectrum-Sharing Macro and Femto Networks,” in IEEE VTC 2011, San Francisco, USA, Sep. 2011.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, and X. Chu, “Inter-Cell Interference Coordination for Expanded Region Picocells in Heterogeneous Networks,” in IEEE ICCCN 2011, Workshop on Cooperative Heterogeneous Networks, Hawaii, USA, Aug. 2011.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, A. Ladányi, A. Jüttner, H. Rivano, and J. Zhang, “Optimization Method for the Joint Allocation of Modulation Schemes, Coding Rates, Resource Blocks and Power in Self-Organizing LTE Networks,” in IEEE INFOCOM 2011, Shanghai, China, Apr. 2011.

 

  1. De La Roche, A. Ladányi, D. López-Pérez, C.-C. Chong, and J. Zhang, “Self-organization for LTE Enterprise Femtocells,” in IEEE Globecom 2010, Workshop on Femtocell Networks, Miami, USA, Dec. 2010.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, A. Ladányi, A. Jüttner, and J. Zhang, “OFDMA Femtocells: Intra-cell Handover for Interference and Handover Mitigation in Two-Tier Networks,” in IEEE WCNC 2010, Sydney, Australia, Apr. 2010.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, A. Ladányi, A. Jüttner, and J. Zhang, “OFDMA Femtocells: A Self-Organizing Approach for Frequency Assignment,” in IEEE PIMRC 2009, Tokyo, Japan, Sep. 2009.

 

  1. Valcarce, D. López Pérez, G. De La Roche, and J. Zhang, “Limited Access to OFDMA femtocells,” in IEEE PIMRC 2009, Tokyo, Japan, Sep. 2009.

 

  1. Galati, D. López Pérez, l. Reggiani, L. Dossi, A. Jüttner, and J. Zhang, “Two-Dimensional Radio Resource Allocation Algorithms with Contiguity Constraint for IEEE 802.16e Systems,” in IEEE PIMRC 2009, Tokyo, Japan, Sep. 2009.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, A. Ladányi, A. Jüttner, and J. Zhang, “Self-organisation of the Sub-channel Assignment in OFDMA Femtocells: Advantages and Drawbacks of Different Channel Monitoring Techniques,” in Femtocell World Summit, London, UK, Jun. 2009.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, A. Jüttner, and J. Zhang, “Dynamic System-Level Simulation of Dynamic Frequency Planning for Real Time Services in WiMAX Networks,” in IEEE IWCMC 2009, Leipzig, Germany, Jun. 2009.

 

  1. Gordejuela-Sánchez, D. López-Pérez, and J. Zhang, “A Two-Step Method for the Optimization of Antenna Azimuth/Tilt and Frequency Planning in OFDMA Multi-hop Networks,” in IEEE IWCMC 2009, Leipzig, Germany, Jun. 2009.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, A. Jüttner, and J. Zhang, “Dynamic Frequency Planning Versus Frequency Re-use Schemes in OFDMA Networks,” in IEEE VTC 2009, Barcelona, Spain, Apr. 2009.

 

  1. Valcarce, D. López-Pérez, G. De La Roche, and J. Zhang, “Predicting Small-Scale Fading Distributions with Finite-Difference Methods in Indoor-to-Outdoor Scenarios,” in IEEE VTC 2009, Barcelona, Spain, Apr. 2009.

 

  1. Gordejuela-Sánchez, D. López-Pérez, and J. Zhang, “Frequency Planning in IEEE 802.16j Networks: An Optimisation Framework and Performance Analysis,” in IEEE WCNC 2009, Budapest, Hungary, Apr. 2009.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, G. De La Roche, A. Valcarce, A. Jüttner, J. Zhang, “Interference Avoidance and Dynamic Frequency Planning for WiMAX Femtocells Networks,” in IEEE ICCS 2008, Page(s):1579 - 1584, Guangzhou, China, Nov. 2008.

 

  1. D. López Pérez, A. Valcarce, G. De La Roche, J. Zhang, “Access Methods to WiMAX Femtocells: A downlink system-level case study,” in IEEE ICCS 2008, Page(s):1657 - 1662, Guangzhou, China, Nov. 2008.

 

  1. Gordejuela-Sánchez, D. López-Pérez, L. Zhao, and J. Zhang, “Efficient Mobile WiMAX Capacity Estimations in a Multi-hop Environments,” in IEEE ICCS 2008, Page(s):1640 - 1646, Guangzhou, China, Nov. 2008.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, A. Jüttner, and J. Zhang, “Optimisation Methods for Dynamic Frequency Planning in OFDMA Networks,” in IEEE Networks 2008, Budapest, Hungary, Oct. 2008.

 

  1. Beauregard, M. Klepal, Widyawan, D. López-Pérez Progress in WearIT@Work Positioning,” in International Forum on Applied Wearable Computing (IFAWC), Tel Aviv, Israel, 2007.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, F. Gordejuela-Sánchez, P. Corral-González, V. Almenar-Terré, “Viterbi decoding and diversity techniques for Hiperlan/2 networks: A comparison between hard, soft quantified and soft no quantified decision,” in International Conference on Education (IADAT), Bilbao, Spain, 2004.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, F. Gordejuela-Sánchez, P. Corral-González, “Analysis of different techniques of diversity applied to Hiperlan/2 networks,” in the XIX National Symposium of the International Union of Radio Science (URSI), Barcelona, Spain, 2004.

 

  1. Gordejuela-Sánchez, D. López-Pérez, P. Corral-González, “Analysis of different types of Viterbi decoding applied to Hiperlan/2 networks,” in the XIX National Symposium of the International Union of Radio Science (URSI), Barcelona, Spain, 2004.

 

  1. D. López-Pérez, P. Corral-González, “Simulation and implementation of a IEEE 802.11g radio network in the different surroundings within the campus of the UMH in Elche,” in the XIX National Symposium of the International Union of Radio Science (URSI), Barcelona, Spain, 2004.

 

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