Program for MILCOM 2017 - 2017 IEEE Military Communications Conference (MILCOM)

T1A: Radar & Communications Coexistence

Radar and Communications Coexistence Tutorial
Michael Luddy (Lockheed Martin, USA); Jack H. Winters (Jack Winters Communications, LLC, USA)

T1B: A Data-Centric Battlefield: Leveraging Named Data Networks in Tactical Networks

A Data-Centric Battlefield: Leveraging Named Data Networks in Tactical Networks
Tamer Refaei (The MITRE Corporation, USA); Lixia Zhang (University of California at Los Angeles, USA); Alexander Afanasyev (Florida International University, USA)

T1C: Measurement and Modeling of mmWave Propagation Channels

Measurement and modeling of mm-wave propagation channels
Andreas Molisch (University of Southern California, USA)

CSTC1: Cyber Attack and Countermeasure I

Deep Learning for Prioritizing and Responding to Intrusion Detection Alerts
Steven McElwee and Jeffery Heaton (Nova Southeastern University, USA); James Fraley (Nova Southeastern University & Intel, USA); James Cannady (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)
Machine Learning in Malware Traffic Classifications
Ken Yu (ICF / United States Army Research Laboratory, USA); Richard Harang (United States Army Research Laboratory, USA)
Mitigating DNS Query-Based DDoS Attacks with Machine Learning on Software-Defined Networking
Muhammad Ejaz Ahmed and Hyoungshick Kim (Sungkyunkwan University, Korea); Moosung Park (Agency for Defence Development, Korea)
 
Feature-Based Transfer Learning for Network Security
Juan Zhao (Vanderbilt University, USA); Sachin Shetty (Old Dominion University, USA); Jan Wei Pan (The Boeing Company, USA)
Hierarchical Learning for Automated Malware Classification
Shayok Chakraborty (Arizona State University, USA); Jack W. Stokes, Lin Xiao and Dengyong Zhou (Microsoft Research, USA); Mady Marinescu and Anil Thomas (Microsoft, USA)
Resilient Communication Against Adversarial Path-Errors
Xiaoqing Fan (Qualcomm, USA & Qualcomm, unknown); Joel Llewelyn and Aaron Wagner (Cornell University, USA); Matthew Kuzdeba (MITRE Corp., USA)

CSTC2: Wireless Network Security

Enhanced TPMS Security Through Acceleration Timed Transmissions
Andrew Kolodgie, Paul Berges, Ryan Burrow, Mark Carman, Josh Collins, Sam Bair, Geffrey Moy and Joseph M. Ernst (Virginia Tech, USA); Alan J Michaels (Virginia Tech & Hume Center for National Security and Technology, USA)
On Eavesdropping Attacks and Countermeasures for MU-MIMO Systems
Xiaoshan Wang and Yao Liu (University of South Florida, USA); Xiang Lu (Institute of Information Engineering, CAS, P.R. China); Shichao Lv and Zhiqiang Shi (Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China); Limin Sun (Institute of Information Engineering, China Academy of Science, Beijing, P.R. China)
Empirical Statistical Inference Attack Against PHY-layer Key Extraction in Real Environments
Rui Zhu (Oakland University, USA); Tao Shu (Auburn University, USA); Huirong Fu (Oakland University, USA)
 
Circumvent Traffic Shaping Using Virtual Wireless Clients in IEEE 802.11 Wireless Local Area Network
Omar Nakhila and Cliff Zou (University of Central Florida, USA)
Secrecy Capacity Probability of a SIMO System with Dissimilar and Non-Integer Nakagami-m Fading Factors
Xian Liu (University of Arkansas at Little Rock, USA)

NPP1: Empirical Studies of Communications Networks

Standard Tactical Services in a Military Disruption-Tolerant Network: Field Tests
Marek Malowidzki, Paweł Kaniewski, Robert Matyszkiel and Przemyslaw Berezinski (Military Communication Institute, Poland)
Experimental Results for Low Overhead Frequency Offset Estimation in MANETs with Concurrent Transmission
Ehsan Keramat, Nicholas Kauffroath and Kia Karbasi (University of California - Los Angeles, USA); Heng Zhao and Babak Daneshrad (University of California, Los Angeles, USA); Gregory Pottie (University of California at Los Angeles, USA)
A Network-centric Model of Situational Awareness
Abdoulaye Saadou and Harsha Chenji (Ohio University, USA)
 
Effects of Interference Between Co-Located Frequency-Hopping Ad Hoc Networks
Karina Fors, Sara Linder, Jan Nilsson and Ulf Sterner (Swedish Defence Research Agency, Sweden)
An Examination of Forwarding Prediction Metrics in Dynamic Wireless Networks
Joseph P. Macker and Jeffery W Weston (Naval Research Laboratory, USA)

STC1: Communication Theory

Strictly Positive Secrecy of IoT: A Case Study Involving Correlated Eavesdroppers
Xian Liu (University of Arkansas at Little Rock, USA)
Efficient Chaff-Aided Obfuscation in Resource Constrained Environments
Ertugrul Necdet Ciftcioglu (US Army Research Laboratory, USA); Rommie Hardy (Army Research Lab, USA); Lisa Scott and Kevin S Chan (US Army Research Laboratory, USA)
Multilayer MANET Routing with Social-Cognitive Learning
Yalin E Sagduyu (Intelligent Automation, Inc., USA); Yi Shi (Intelligent Automation Inc., USA); Tugba Erpek (Virginia Tech, USA); Sohraab Soltani (Intelligent Automation, Inc., USA); Sharon Mackey (CERDEC Space & Terrestrial Communications Directorate, USA); Derya Cansever (Army CERDEC, USA); Mitesh Patel (CERDEC - S&TCD, USA); Frank Panettieri (US Army CERDEC, USA); Boleslaw K Szymanski (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA); Guohong Cao (The Pennsylvania State University, USA)
 
Strategic Communication Between Prospect Theoretic Agents over a Gaussian Test Channel
Venkata Sriram Siddhardh Nadendla (Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA); Emrah Akyol (Binghamton University - SUNY, USA); Cédric Langbort and Tamer Başar (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)
Analyzing Wireless Power Transfer in Millimeter Wave Networks with Human Blockages
Talha Ahmed Khan (The University of Texas at Austin & Wireless Networking and Communications Group, USA); Robert Heath (The University of Texas at Austin, USA)
Signal Detection Effects on Deep Neural Networks Utilizing Raw IQ for Modulation Classification
Steven C Hauser (Virginia Tech Hume Center, USA); William C Headley (Virginia Tech & Hume Center, USA); Alan J Michaels (Virginia Tech & Hume Center for National Security and Technology, USA)

SYS1: SATCOM I

Flexible Modem Interface - Enabling DoD Wideband SATCOM Enterprise
Kevin Zhang (Supinf Technologies, USA); Joe Vanderpoorten (Space and Missile Systems Center & USAF, USA)
SATCOM Innovation: Priorities for Modern Development
Armando J Vigil (Systek & Product Manager Wideband Enterprise SATCOM Systems (PdM WESS), USA); Mark Jasen (The Genus Group, LLC, USA); Dahesh Khalil (Product Manager Wideband Enterprise SATCOM Systems (PdM WESS), USA)
Satellite Jamming: A Game Theoretic Analysis
Qiwei Wang (Oregon State University, USA); Thinh Nguyen (Oregon State, USA); Khanh D. Pham (Air Force Research Laboratory & Space Vehicles Directorate, USA); Hyuck Kwon (Wichita State University, USA)
 
On Minimizing WGS Transponder Power by Optimizing Channel Gains Designed for Uplink Frequency Reuse via Circular Polarization
Lino Gonzalez (USA & AASKI TECH NOLOGY, USA); Jerry Rippon (AASKI Technology, USA)
Real-time Control and Management of Roaming Wideband SATCOM Terminals
Jerry Brand (Self, USA); Keith Olds (Harris Corp., USA); Thomas Saam (Harris, USA)
A Remote Control and Management Scheme for Deployed VSATs
David Meadows and Jordan Thomas (Knight Sky LLC, USA)

T2A: mmWave Communications for Military Applications

mmWave Communications for Military Applications
Jack L. Burbank (US Army CERDEC & Sabre Systems, USA); Julia Andrusenko (The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, USA)

T2B: Software Defined Networking for Military Networks

Software Defined Networking (SDN) for Military Networks
William Kasch (The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, USA); Alexander Hom (JHU/APL, USA)

T2C: Wireless Communications and Networking with UAVs

Wireless Communications and Networking with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Walid Saad (Virginia Tech, USA)

WSP1: Cognitive Radio and Spectrum Sensing

A Framework for Super-Resolution of Scalable Video via Sparse Reconstruction of Residual Frames
Mohammad Hossein Moghaddam and Mohammad Javad Azizipour (K. N. Toosi University of Technology, Iran); Saeed Vahidian (University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), USA); Besma Smida (University of Illinois at Chicago, USA)
Compressive Sensing Based Direction-of-Arrival Estimation Using Reweighted Greedy Block Coordinate Descent Algorithm for ESPAR Antennas
Hassan Yazdani, Azadeh Vosoughi and Nazanin Rahnavard (University of Central Florida, USA)
Flexible Filter Bank Based Spectrum Sensing and Waveform Processing for Mission Critical Communications
Sener Dikmese (Tampere University of Technology, Finland & North Carolina State University, USA); Markku K. Renfors (Tampere University of Technology, Finland); Ismail Güvenç (North Carolina State University, USA)
 
Online Classification of Class A Impulse Interference
Erik Axell, Sara Örn Tengstrand and Kia Wiklundh (Swedish Defence Research Agency, Sweden)
Sliding Windows Technique for LTE Network Coverage Detection
Jeffrey Boksiner (US Army RDECOM CERDEC I2WD, USA); Mohammad Saquib (UniversityTexas Dallas, USA); Sharif Atique (Texas Tech University, USA); MD Rakibul Hasan (University of Texas at Dallas, USA)

WSP2a: MIMO

Novel User Clustering Schemes for Downlink NOMA System
Yuyu Ma (Shenzhen Institute of Radio Testing and Technology, P.R. China); Hui Gao, Tiejun Lv and Yueming Lu (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, P.R. China)
Power Control in D2D-Based Multi-Antenna V2V Underlay Cellular Networks with Rate Constraints
Xinxin Liu (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Yunzhou Li (Tsinghua University & Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Limin Xiao (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Jing Wang (EE. Tsinghua University, P.R. China)
Subband Bandwidth Considerations for Multiple-Antenna Multicarrier Communications
Henry Romero (MIT Lincoln Laboratory); Adam R. Margetts and Gregory Kuperman (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, USA)

WSP2b: OFDM

Enhanced Airport Surface Multi-carrier Communication Systems: Filterbank Advantages over AeroMACS OFDM
Hosseinali Jamal and David W Matolak (University of South Carolina, USA)
Frame Synchronization for OFDM with Cyclic Prefix and Pilot Carriers
Stephen Wilson, Rui Shang and Ruixuan He (University of Virginia, USA)
Performance of Edge Windowing for OFDM Under Non-linear Power Amplifier Effects
Cagri Goken (Bilkent University & ASELSAN, Turkey); Onur Dizdar (Aselsan Inc. & Bilkent University, Turkey)

CSTC3: Cyber Attack and Countermeasure II

X509Cloud - Framework for a Ubiquitous PKI
Hitesh Tewari, Arthur Hughes, Stefan Weber and Tomas Barry (Trinity College Dublin, Ireland)
A Dataset Generator for Next Generation System Call Host Intrusion Detection Systems
Marcus Pendleton and Shouhuai Xu (University of Texas at San Antonio, USA)
A Coalitional Game Theory Approach for Cybersecurity Information Sharing
Iman Vakilinia and Shamik Sengupta (University of Nevada, Reno, USA)
Evasion and Causative Attacks with Adversarial Deep Learning
Yi Shi (Intelligent Automation Inc., USA); Yalin E Sagduyu (Intelligent Automation, Inc., USA)

CSTC4: IoT Device Security

Designing Agility and Resilience into Embedded Systems
David Whelihan and Michael Vai (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, USA); Nicholas Evanich (IAI, USA); Kyung Joon Kwak (Intelligent Automation Inc, USA); Jason Hongjun Li (Intelligent Automation Inc., USA); Matthew Britton, Bruce Frantz, IV, David Hadcock and Michael Lynch (Alion, USA); Douglas Schafer and Jeffrey DeMatteis (AFRL, USA); Don Russo (BAH, USA)
Quantifying Information Leakage in a Processor Caused by the Execution of Instructions
Baki B Yilmaz (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA); Robert Callan (Georgia Tech, USA); Milos Prvulovic and Alenka Zajic (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)
Towards Data Assurance and Resilience in IoT Using Blockchain
Xueping Liang (Old Dominion University, USA); Juan Zhao (Vanderbilt University, USA); Sachin Shetty (Old Dominion University, USA); Danyi Li (Institute of Information Engineering, P.R. China)
The Mirai Botnet and the IoT Zombie Armies
Georgios Kambourakis (University of the Aegean & Laboratory of Information and Communications Systems Security, Greece); Constantinos Kolias and Angelos Stavrou (George Mason University, USA)

NPP2: Networks Involving Airborne Vehicles

Maximizing Interconnectedness and Availability in Directional Airborne Range Extension Networks
Thomas Shake (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, USA); Rahul Amin (MIT Lincoln Laboratories, USA)
Beyond Line-of-Sight Range Extension with OPAL Using Autonomous Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Kin-Ping Hui (Defence Science and Technology Organisation, Australia); Damien J Phillips and Asanka Kekirigoda (Defence Science and Technology Group, Australia)
An Investigation into the Use of Software Defined Networking Controllers in Aerial Networks
DeJuan Anderson (The MITRE Corporation, USA)
Software Defined Networks (SDNs) of RF Internet of Things (RIOTs) on Unmanned Aerial Systems (UASs)
William D. Watson, Jr., Steve Huntsman and James Dolan (BAE Systems & Electronic Systems Technology Solutions, USA)

STC2: Graphs and Algorithms

An Adjacency Matrix Approach to Delay Analysis in Temporal Networks
John M. Shea (University of Florida, USA); Joseph P. Macker (Naval Research Laboratory, USA)
Online Learning with Side Information
Xiao Xu, Sattar Vakili and Qing Zhao (Cornell University, USA); Ananthram Swami (Army Research Lab., USA)
Assigning Teams to Tasks Under Time-Varying Coordination Costs
Yuan Li (Northwestern University, USA); Prithwish Basu (Raytheon BBN Technologies, USA)
Successive Synthesis of Latent Gaussian Trees
Ali Moharrer and Shuangqing Wei (Louisiana State University, USA); George T Amariucai (Kansas State University, USA); Jing Deng (University of North Carolina at Greensboro, USA)

SYS2: SATCOM II

Designing a Low-Cost Mobile Tracking System for Communication with a Medium Earth Orbit Satellite
Peter Dong (Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, USA); David R Beering (Intelligent Designs LLC & US Naval Research Laboratory, USA); Harrison Carcione and Joseph Hutter (Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, USA); Gina Jiang (Naval Research Laboratory, USA); Charles Kuch, Soomin Park, Advai Podduturi and Peijing Xu (Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, USA)
User Location Determination Using Delay and Doppler Measurements in LEO Satellite Systems
Yash Vasavada (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, India); Deepak Arur (Hughes Network Systems, LLC, USA); Channasandra Ravishankar (Hughes Network Systems, USA); Charles A Barnett (University of Maryland, USA)
Determination of Locations of Calibration Earth Stations for Ground Based Beam Forming in Satellite Systems
Yash Vasavada (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, India); Channasandra Ravishankar, John Corrigan, Gaguk Zakaria and Xiaoling Huang (Hughes Network Systems, USA)
Communication on the Move with Satellite Digital Beamforming
Madhuprana Goswami and Hyuck Kwon (Wichita State University, USA); Khanh D. Pham (Air Force Research Laboratory & Space Vehicles Directorate, USA); James Lyke (Air Force Research Laboratory, Kirtland Air Force Base, USA); Thinh Nguyen (Oregon State, USA)

WSP3: Wireless Relay Networks

Channel Estimation for Multi-Way Quantized Distributed Wireless Relaying
Ahmed Ibrahim (Purdue University, USA); Andrew C Marcum (Raytheon BBN Technologies, USA); David Love and James Krogmeier (Purdue University, USA)
Differential Amplify-and-Forward Cooperative Relaying in a Software-defined Radio Testbed with an Aerial Relay Node
Ngwe Thawdar and Ulysses Lee (Air Force Research Laboratory, USA); Weifeng Su (State University of New York at Buffalo, USA); Dimitris A. Pados (Florida Atlantic University, USA)
Performance of Selection DF Scheme for a Relay System with Non-identical Rician Fading
Xian Liu (University of Arkansas at Little Rock, USA)
Throughput and Power Management of Access Link DF Type I Relay Nodes for LTE-A Networks and Beyond
Bilal Rabah Al-Doori, Xian Liu and Ayad N. Bihnam (University of Arkansas at Little Rock, USA)

WSP4: Receiver Design

Efficient Underwater Communication Modem for Harsh and Highly Non-Stationary Channel Conditions - A Fully Model-Based Approach
Marcel W Rieß, Steffen Moser and Frank Slomka (Ulm University, Germany)
Nonlinear Rank-Based Analog Loop Filters in Delta-Sigma Analog-to-Digital Converters for Mitigation of Technogenic Interference
Alexei V. Nikitin (Nonlinear Corp., USA); Ruslan L. Davidchack (University of Leicester, United Kingdom (Great Britain))

CSTC5: Cyber Operation

Confrontation with Closed Network Nation: Open Network Society's Choices and Consequences
Juha Kukkola (National Defence University, Finland); Mari Ristolainen and Juha-Pekka Nikkarila (Finnish Defence Research Agency, Finland)
Secure VM Migration in Tactical Cloudlets
Grace A. Lewis, Sebastián Echeverría, Dan Klinedinst and Keegan Williams (Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute, USA)
A Platform for Evaluator-Centric Cybersecurity Training and Data Acquisition
Jaime C Acosta, Joshua McKee and Alexander Fielder (US Army Research Laboratory, USA); Salamah Salamah (UTEP, USA)
 
Frankenstack: Toward Real-time Red Team Feedback
Markus Kont (NATO CCDCOE, Estonia); Mauno Pihelgas (NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence & Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia); Kaie Maennel (Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia); Bernhards Blumbergs (NATO Cooperative Cyber Defense Centre of Excellence, Estonia & Institute of Mathematics and Computer Sciences, University of Latvia, CERT-LV Laboratory, Latvia); Toomas Lepik (Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia)
Cyber Situational Awareness Enhancement with Regular Expressions and an Evaluation Methodology
Hyun Kyoo Park (Petabi Corp.); Min Sik Kim (Petabi Inc., USA); Moosung Park (Agency for Defence Development, Korea); Kyungho Lee (Korea University, Korea)

NPP3: Selected Topics in Communications Networks

Statistical Quality of Service Provisioning over Edge Computing Mobile Wireless Networks
Xi Zhang (Texas A&M University, USA); Qixuan Zhu (Texas A&M University, USA)
Spreading the Message: Defining the Delay Distribution in Opportunistic Communication
Georgios Kyriakou (New York University, Tandon School of Engineering); Pei Liu (New York University, USA); Shivendra Panwar (New York University & Tandon School of Engineering, USA); Stephen Raio (US Army, USA); Giorgio Bertoli, William Sanz and Harold Brown (CERDEC, USA)
A Hybrid Caching Scheme Based on Manifold Learning in CCN
Weiyuan Li (Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences & China Mobile Research Institute, P.R. China); Yang Li (Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China); Wei Wang (Institute of Telecommunication Satellite, China Academy of Space Technology, P.R. China); Yonghui Xin (Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China); Yuemei Xu (Beijing Foreign Studies University, P.R. China)
 
A Content and Context-aware Solution for Network State Exchange in Tactical Networks
Roberto Fronteddu, Alessandro Morelli and Enrico Casini (Florida Institute for Human & Machine Cognition, USA); Niranjan Suri (US Army Research Laboratory (ARL) & Florida Institute for Human & Machine Cognition (IHMC), USA); Brian Jalaian and Laurel Sadler (US Army Research Laboratory, USA)
Modeling the Age of Information in Emulated Ad Hoc Networks
Clement Kam, Sastry Kompella and Gam Nguyen (Naval Research Laboratory, USA); Jeffrey Wieselthier (Wieselthier Research, USA); Anthony Ephremides (University of Maryland, USA)

SYS3: Comms On-the-Move

A New UHF Narrowband Satellite Communications PHY Layer for HPW
James Anthony Norris (Harris Communications Corp., USA); John Nieto (Harris Corporation & RF Communications, USA)
The Multiple-Satellite MIMO Channel of Narrow Band Vehicular Communications at UHF
Robert T. Schwarz, Florian Völk, Andreas Knopp, Christian A Hofmann and Kai-Uwe Storek (Bundeswehr University Munich, Germany)
Autonomous Maneuvering of Relay UAV for Battlefields Using TDOA Localization
Hanguk Jee, Kyuman Lee and Jae Sung Lim (Ajou University, Korea)
 
Traffic Optimization in Software Defined Naval Network for Satellite Communications
Pengyuan Du and Fan Pang (UCLA, USA); Torsten Ingo Braun (University of Bern, Switzerland); Mario Gerla (University of California at Los Angeles, USA); Ceilidh Hoffmann (INRIA, USA); Jae H Kim (Boeing Research & Technology & The Boeing Company, USA)
Multi-Vehicle Patrolling with Limited Visibility and Communication Constraints
Tauhidul Alam, Md Mahbubur Rahman and Leonardo Bobadilla (Florida International University, USA); Brian Rapp (United States Army Research Laboratory, USA)

T3A: Efficient and Cost Effective use of Satellite Resources in IP Networks

Efficient and Cost Effective use of Satellite Resources in IP Networks (Tutorial)
Burt Liebowitz (The MITRE Corporation, USA)

T3B: Cognitive Radio Network Design and SDR Programming for Tactical Communications

Cognitive Radio Network Design and SDR Programming for Tactical Communications
Sastry Kompella (Naval Research Laboratory, USA); Sohraab Soltani and Yalin E Sagduyu (Intelligent Automation, Inc., USA)

WSP5: Modulation and Coding

A Comparison of Three Adaptive Transmission Protocols for Fountain-Coded Multicast
A More Robust and Efficient Physical Layer for SEDR Airborne Waveform
Olivier Goubet (Thales Communications and Security, France); Roberta Fracchia (Thales Communications, France); Arnaud Descharles (Thales Communications and Security, France)
Near Optimal Channel Rate Discovery for Discrete Memoryless Binary Output Channels
Michael Tope (Laboratory for Telecommunication Sciences, USA); Joel M. Morris (University of Maryland, Baltimore County, USA)
 
New Perspectives for Coded Continuous Phase Modulations for Narrow Band Waveforms: Iterative Versus Non-Iterative Solutions
Adrien Le Naour and Elie Janin (Thales Communications & Security, France); Charly Poulliat (INP - ENSEEIHT Toulouse, France)
Spatial Modulation Based on Reconfigurable Antennas - A New Air Interface for the IoT
Marco Di Renzo (Paris-Saclay University / CNRS, France)

WSP6: Radar, Tracking, and Localization

Effects of Unknown Shadowing and Non-Line-of-Sight on Indoor Tracking Using Visible Light
Zafer Vatansever and Maite Brandt-Pearce (University of Virginia, USA)
Fluctuating Extended Target Detection in Clutter Environment Compressed Sensing MIMO Radar
Christopher Rogers and Dimitrie C. Popescu (Old Dominion University, USA)
Improved Target-tracking Process in PCL
Jaeuk Baek (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea); Doyeon Kim (KAIST, Korea); Hong-Suk Shim (Hanwha Thales, Korea); Youngnam Han (KAIST, Korea)
 
Indoor Localization Through Trajectory Tracking Using Neural Networks
Mahi Abdelbar (Virginia Tech & Wireless@VT, USA); Michael Buehrer (Virginia Tech, USA)
Underdetermined Source Number Estimation Based on Complex Wishart Distribution Using Nested Arrays
Yu Rong (ASU, USA); Daniel W. Bliss (Arizona State University, USA)

T4A: An Introduction to Cyber Resiliency

An Introduction to Cyber Resiliency
Rosalie McQuaid (The MITRE Corporation, USA); Richard Graubart (MITRE Corporation, USA); Deborah Bodeau (The MITRE Corporation, USA)

T4B: MIMO Communications for Tactical Networks

MIMO Communications for Tactical Networks
Sennur Ulukus (University of Maryland, USA); Satya Prakash Ponnaluri and Yalin E Sagduyu (Intelligent Automation, Inc., USA)

CSTC6: Network Protocols Security

The Design and Implementation of a Multicast Address Moving Target Defensive System for Internet-of-Things Applications
Kevin Andrea, Arda Gumusalan and Robert Simon (George Mason University, USA); Hugh Harney (Axiom, Inc., USA)
Mitigating Stealthy Collision Attack in Energy Harvesting Motivated Networks
Cong Pu (Marshall University, USA); Sunho Lim and Byungkwan Jung (Texas Tech University, USA); Manki Min (Louisiana Tech University, USA)
Generalized Stochastic Petri Net Model Based Security Risk Assessment of Software Defined Networks
Laila Almutairi (Tennessee State University, USA); Sachin Shetty (Old Dominion University, USA)
 
System Architectural Design of a Hardware Engine for Moving Target IPv6 Defense over IEEE 802.3 Ethernet
Joseph Sagisi (United States Military Academy, USA); Joseph G Tront and Randy Marchany (Virginia Tech, USA)
Detection of Collusive Interest Flooding Attacks in Named Data Networking Using Wavelet Analysis
Yonghui Xin and Yang Li (Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China); Wei Wang (Institute of Telecommunication Satellite, China Academy of Space Technology, P.R. China); Weiyuan Li (Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences & China Mobile Research Institute, P.R. China); Xin Chen (Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China)

NPP4: Routing

Multi-Hop Routing Protocols for RFID Systems with Tag-to-Tag Communication
Chang Liu (Eastern New Mexico University, USA); Zygmunt Haas (University of Texas at Dallas, USA)
STAR: STAble Routing for Hidden Interfering Primary User Problems in Mobile Cognitive Radio Networks
Distributed Split-Path Routing Strategy for Multi-hop Mesh Networks
Paulo Regis (University of Nevada Reno & CAPES, USA); Shamik Sengupta (University of Nevada, Reno, USA)
 
Elastic Multicast: Design Extensions and Experimentation Results
Joseph P. Macker, Brian Adamson and Jeffery W Weston (Naval Research Laboratory, USA)

SYS4: Tactical Networking I

Shortest Paths for Routing Information over Temporally Dynamic Communication Networks
Michael Hirsch (ISEA TEK LLC, USA); Azar Sadeghnejad (University at Buffalo, USA); Hector J Ortiz-Pena (CUBRC, USA)
Enabling Real-time Global Reach Using a Gateway Building Framework
Nathaniel Soule, Benjamin Toll, Colleen Rock, Emily Do, Jonathan Price, Joseph P. Loyall and Joseph McEttrick (BBN Technologies, USA); James Milligan (US Air Force Research Laboratory, USA)
Comparing Tactical and Commercial MANETs
Pavel Loskot and Salman Alshehri (Swansea University, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Tolga Numanoglu and Mehmet Mert (ASELSAN INC., Turkey)
 
Delay-Tolerant Data Sharing in Tactical Environments
Sebastián Echeverría, Grace A. Lewis, Marc Novakouski and Jeff Boleng (Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute, USA)
A Test Bed Study of Network Determinism for Heterogeneous Traffic Using Time-Triggered Ethernet
Allen Starke, Dhananjay Kumar, Matthew Ford and Janise McNair (University of Florida, USA); Aaron Bell (TTTech NA & TTTech NA, USA)

WSP7a: Radar and Communications

ComSens: Exploiting Pilot Diversity for Pervasive Integration of Communication and Sensing in MIMO-TDD-Frameworks
Mohammadreza Mousaei, Mojtaba Soltanalian and Besma Smida (University of Illinois at Chicago, USA)
Utilizing Sidelobe ASK Based Joint Radar-Communication System Under Fading
Muharrem Arik (Koc University & ASELSAN Inc., Turkey); Ozgur B. Akan (University of Cambridge, United Kingdom (Great Britain))

WSP8: Channel Modeling and Estimation

Robust Blind Spectral Estimation in the Presence of Non-Gaussian Noise
Joel Kees and Joseph M. Ernst (Virginia Tech, USA); William C Headley (Virginia Tech & Hume Center, USA); A. A. (Louis) Beex (DSPRL - Wireless@VT & Virginia Tech, USA)
Numerical Reference Frequency Sample
Jonathon Y. Cheah (MITRE, USA)
Single-Channel Blind Separation of Co-Frequency PSK Signals with Unknown Carrier Frequency Offsets
Xiao Bei Liu, Yong Liang Guan and Soo Ngee Koh (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore); Zilong Liu (University of Surrey, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Peng Wang (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
 
Sparsity-Aware Joint Frame Synchronization and Channel Estimation: Algorithm and USRP Implementation
Özgür Özdemir (North Carolina State University, USA); Ridha Hamila (Qatar University, Qatar); Naofal Al-Dhahir (University of Texas at Dallas, USA); Ismail Güvenç (North Carolina State University, USA)
Time-division Approach in HF Wideband: Surfing the Wave to Offer a Better Performance
Catherine Lamy-Bergot and Jean-Luc Rogier (Thales Communications & Security, France); Jean-Yves Bernier (THALES Belgium, Belgium); Jean-Baptiste Chantelouve, Patrice Stevens and Philippe Crambert (THALES Communications & Security, France)

WSP7b: Physical Layer Security

Evaluating Physical-Layer Security for Secondary Users in Cognitive Radio Systems with Attackers
Danda B. Rawat and Olumide. Malomo (Howard University, USA); Chandra Bajracharya (Georgia Southern University, USA); Min Song (Stevens Institute of Technology, USA)
Independent Source Architecture for Developing FPGA-based Physical Layer Security Techniques
Secrecy Analysis of the Cloud-Fog Radio Access Network with Poisson Point Process and General Path-Loss Parameters
Xian Liu (University of Arkansas at Little Rock, USA)

CSTC7: Data Security Research

Anomaly Detection on the Edge
Joseph Schneible (Technica Corporation, USA); Alex Lu (Technica Corportation, USA)
A Control Flow Graph-based Signature for Packer Identification
Moustafa Saleh (Microsoft, USA); Paul Ratazzi (Air Force Research Laboratory, USA); Shouhuai Xu (University of Texas at San Antonio, USA)
Towards a Universal CDAR Device: A High-Performance Adapter-Based Inline Media Encryptor
Ben Nahill, Aaron Mills, Martin Kiernicki, David A Wilson, Michael Vai and Roger Khazan (MIT Lincoln Laboratory, USA); John Sherer (US Air Force AFMC AFLCMC, USA)
 
Efficient Distribution of Fragmented Sensor Data for Obfuscation
Jason A. Wampler (INCA Engineering & Army Research Laboratory, USA); Chien Hsieh (ICF & Army Research Laboratory, USA); Andrew J. Toth (Army Research Laboratory, USA)
Online Detection and Control of Malware Infected Assets
Hasan Cam (Army Research Laboratory, USA)
Bbuzz: A Bit-aware Fuzzing Framework for Network Protocol Systematic Reverse Engineering and Analysis
Bernhards Blumbergs (NATO Cooperative Cyber Defense Centre of Excellence, Estonia & Institute of Mathematics and Computer Sciences, University of Latvia, CERT-LV Laboratory, Latvia); Risto Vaarandi (Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia)

STC3a: Spectrum Coexistence

Coexistence of Radar and Communication Systems in CBRS Bands Through Downlink Power Control
Neelakantan Nurani Krishnan, Ratnesh Kumbhkar, Narayan Mandayam and Ivan Seskar (WINLAB, Rutgers University, USA); Sastry Kompella (Naval Research Laboratory, USA)
Signal Constellation Design in the Presence of Radar Interference and Gaussian Noise
Narueporn Nartasilpa, Daniela Tuninetti and Natasha Devroye (University of Illinois at Chicago, USA)
Optimal Pilot Overhead for FDD Full-Duplex Communication and Radar Sensing (ComSens)
Hamza Soury and Besma Smida (University of Illinois at Chicago, USA)

SYS5: Software Defined Radios and Networks

Comprehensive Capability Meta Model Tested by a Cognitive Radio
Jouni M Koivisto and Topi Tuukkanen (Finnish Defence Research Agency, Finland)
Design of a Software Defined Radio-Based Tactical DSA Network
Susan Watson (Defence Scientist, Canada); Jean-Benoit Larouche (Nutaq, Canada)
LTE PHY Layer Vulnerability Analysis and Testing Using Open-Source SDR Tools
Raghunandan M Rao (Virgnina Tech & Wireless@Virginia Tech, USA); Sean Ha (Virginia Tech, USA); Vuk Marojevic (Mississippi State University, USA); Jeffrey Reed (Virginia Tech, USA)
 
WISCA SDR Network
Hanguang Yu (Arizona State University); Hyunseok Lee, Richard M Gutierrez, Andrew Herschfelt and Daniel W. Bliss (Arizona State University, USA)
Accurate Symbol-Level Synchronization of Universal Software Radio Peripherals for Physical-Layer Network Coding Applications
Dmitry Kramarev (University of South Australia, Australia)
Implementation of Interface Agility for Duplex Dynamic Spectrum Access Radio Using USRP
Suman Bhunia (University of California, Davis, USA); Shamik Sengupta (University of Nevada, Reno, USA)

T5: Learn to Analyze and Verify Large Software for Cybersecurity and Safety

Learn to analyze and verify large software for cybersecurity and safety
Benjamin Holland (Iowa State University, USA); Suraj Kothari (Iowa state University, USA)

WSP9a: Millimeter Wave Communications

Blockage of Millimeter Wave Communications on Rotor UAVs: Demonstration and Mitigation
Jingchao Bao (The University of Tennessee, USA); Derek Sprinz (University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA); Husheng Li (University of Tennessee, USA)
Real-time Ultra-Wideband Frequency Sweeping Channel Sounder for 3-18 GHz
C. Umit Bas, Vinod Kristem, Rui Wang and Andreas Molisch (University of Southern California, USA)
Stationarity Region of Mm-Wave Channel Based on Outdoor Microcellular Measurements at 28 GHz
Rui Wang, C. Umit Bas and Seun Sangodoyin (University of Southern California, USA); Sooyoung Hur (Samsung Electronics Co., Korea); Jeongho Park (Samsung Electronics, Korea); Charlie Zhang (Samsung Telecommunications America, USA); Andreas Molisch (University of Southern California, USA)

STC3b: Applications

Survivable Communications and Autonomous Delivery Service - A Generic Swarming Framework Enabling Communications in Contested Environments
Robert Hunjet (DST Group, Australia); Thomas Stevens and Mathew Elliot (Defence Science and Technology Group, Australia); Bradley R Fraser (Defence Science and Technology Group & The University of Adelaide, Australia); Peter George (Consunet, Australia)
Learning Information Release Policies for Preventing Intersection Attacks
Saritha Arunkumar (IBM UK & City University London, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Mudhakar Srivatsa (IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, USA); Elisa Bertino (Purdue University, USA)
WarnFi: Non-Invasive WiFi-based Abnormal Activity Sensing Using Non-parametric Model
Na Pang (Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences & School of Cyber Security, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China); Dali Zhu (Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China); Gang Li (Deakin University, Australia); Shaowu Liu (Advanced Analytics Institute, University of Technology Sydney, Australia)

WSP9b: Antennas and Arrays

Design and Analysis of Dual Helix Liquid Metal Antennas
Jonathan Thews (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University & Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab, USA); Alan O'Donnell (Hume Center at Virginia Tech, USA); Alan J Michaels (Virginia Tech & Hume Center for National Security and Technology, USA)
Design and Analysis of Two-Dimensional Parasitic Liquid Metal Monopole Array
Jonathan Thews (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University & Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab, USA); Alan O'Donnell (Hume Center at Virginia Tech, USA); Alan J Michaels (Virginia Tech & Hume Center for National Security and Technology, USA)
Investigation of Beamforming Patterns from Volumetrically Distributed Phased Arrays
Drew Overturf (SPAWAR Systems Center Pacific, USA); Kristopher Buchanan (SSC-Pacific, USA); Jeffrey Jensen (Texas A&M University, USA); Carlos Flores-Molina and Sara Wheeland (SPAWAR Systems Center Pacific, USA); Gregory Huff (Texas A&M University, USA)

CSTC8: Information Security

Further Refinements to the Foundations of Cyber Zone Defense
Robert Mitchell and Elizabeth Walkup (Sandia National Laboratories, USA)
3-way Game Model for Privacy-Preserving Cybersecurity Information Exchange Framework
Iman Vakilinia (University of Nevada, Reno, USA); Deepak K Tosh (University of Texas, El Paso, USA); Shamik Sengupta (University of Nevada, Reno, USA)
Privacy Preserving Localization Using a Distributed Particle Filtering Protocol
PRNG Sequence Combination Techniques via Galois Extension Fields
Alan J Michaels (Virginia Tech & Hume Center for National Security and Technology, USA); Matthew Meadows (Virginia Tech Hume Center, USA); Joseph M. Ernst (Virginia Tech, USA)

NPP5: Network Coding and Medium Access Layers

Joint Optimization of Emergency and Periodic Message Transmissions in Vehicular Networks
Jaeyoung Choi and Yung Yi (KAIST, Korea)
On the Performance of Mode Selection for Hybrid-Duplex D2D Communications
Chenchen Liu (CETC, P.R. China); Tiejun Lv (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, P.R. China); Weijun Tang (South China University of Technology, P.R. China); Hui Gao and Yueming Lu (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, P.R. China)
Joint Network Coding and Backpressure Algorithm for Cognitive Radio Networks
Sohraab Soltani, Yalin E Sagduyu and Sean Scanlon (Intelligent Automation, Inc., USA); Yi Shi and Jason Hongjun Li (Intelligent Automation Inc., USA); Jared Feldman (Air Force Research Laboratory, USA); John D. Matyjas (Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, NY, USA)
RMTS-a: A Scheduling Based MAC Protocol with Frame Aggregation for Multi-rate Radios in an Ad Hoc Network

SYS6: Tactical Networking II

Proxy Pair Optimizations for Increased Service Reliability in DIL Networks
Joakim Johanson Lindquister (University of Oslo, Norway); Frank T. Johnsen and Trude H Bloebaum (Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (FFI), Norway)
Software Defined Network Based Virtual Machine Placement in Cloud Systems
Joel Anderson (Virginia Tech, USA); Jin-Hee Cho (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA)
Cloud Computing in Tactical Environments

T6: Intelligent Learning Algorithms and their Application to Communications and Networking

Intelligent Learning Algorithms and their Application to Communications and Networking
Julia Andrusenko (The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, USA); Jack L. Burbank (US Army CERDEC & Sabre Systems, USA)

WSP10: Satellite Communications

Channel Estimation and Equalization for CPM with Application for Aeronautical Communications via a Satellite Link
Romain Chayot and Nathalie Thomas (University of Toulouse, France); Charly Poulliat (INP - ENSEEIHT Toulouse, France); Marie-Laure Boucheret (University of Toulouse IRIT Enseeiht, France); Nicolas Van Wambeke (Thales Alenia Space, France); Guy Lesthievent (CNES, France)
Outage Probability Analysis of the Protected Tactical Waveform (PTW) on the Return Link
Lan K Nguyen (LinQuest Corporation, USA); Richard B. Wells (University of Idaho, USA); Duy H. N. Nguyen (San Diego State University, USA); Nghi H Tran (University of Akron, USA)
A Secrecy Model in Satellite Fading Channels
Xian Liu (University of Arkansas at Little Rock, USA)