Publications
,Books:

  1. Z. Han, Y. Gu, and W. Saad, "Matching Theory For Wireless Networks", Springer, in production, 2017.
  2. T. Wang, L. Song, Z. Han, and W. Saad, "Overlapping Coalition Formation Games in Wireless Communication Networks", Springer, 2016.
  3. Z. Han, D. Niyato, W. Saad, T. Başar, and A. Hjorungnes, "Game Theory in Wireless and Communication Networks: Theory, Models, and Applications," Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Book Chapters:

  1. K. Hamidouche, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Distributed Caching in C-RAN", Cloud Radio Access Networks: Principles, Technologies, and Applications, Cambridge University Press (eds. T. Q. S. Quek, M. Peng, O. Simeone, and W. Yu), 2016.
  2. A. Sanjab and W. Saad, "Power System Analysis: Competitive Markets, Demand Management, and Security," in Handbook of Dynamic Game Theory (eds. G. Zaccour and T. Başar) , Springer, 2016.
  3. W. Saad and T. Başar, "Network Formation Games in Wireless Multi-Hop Networks," in Multimedia Over Cognitive Radio Networks: Algorithms, Protocols, and Experiments, Taylor and Francis LLC, CRC Press, 2014.
  4. W. Saad, Z. Han, and A. Hjorungnes, "Coalitional Games for Cooperative Cellular Networks," in Cooperative Cellular Wireless Networks, Cambridge University Press (Editors: Ekram Hossain and Vijay Bhargava).
  5. N. Marina, W. Saad, Z. Han, and A. Hjorungnes, "Modeling Malicious Behaviour in Cooperative Cellular Wireless Networks," in Cooperative Cellular Wireless Networks, Cambridge University Press (Editors: Ekram Hossain and Vijay Bhargava).
  6. W. Saad and H. V. Poor, "Cooperation in Cognitive Radio Networks: From Monitoring to Access," in Mechanisms and Games for Dynamic Spectrum Allocation, Cambridge University Press (Editors T. Alpcan, H. Boche, M. Honig and H. V. Poor), 2013.
  7. A. Khanafer, W. Saad, and T. Başar, "Self-Organizing Service-Aware Small Cell Networks: Challenges and Future Opportunities," in Mechanisms and Games for Dynamic Spectrum Allocation, Cambridge University Press (Editors T. Alpcan, H. Boche, M. Honig and H. V. Poor), 2013.

Journal Publications:

  1. M. Chen, U. Challita, W. Saad, C. Yin, and M. Debbah, "Machine Learning for Wireless Networks with Artificial Intelligence: A Tutorial on Neural Networks",  arXiv:1710.02913, 2017.
  2. S. R. Etesami, W. Saad, N. B. Mandayam, and H. V. Poor, "Stochastic Games for Smart Grid Energy Management with Prospect Prosumers", IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, to appear, 2018.
  3. O. Semiari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and B. Maham, "Caching Meets Millimeter Wave Communications for Enhanced Mobility Management in 5G Networks", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, to appear, 2017.
  4. M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Wireless Communication using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs): Optimal Transport Theory for Hover Time Optimization", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, to appear, 2017.
  5. M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Mobile Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) for Energy-Efficient Internet of Things Communications", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 16, no. 11, pp. 7574 - 7589, November 2017.
  6. G. El-Rahi, S. R. Etesami, W. Saad, N. B. Mandayam, and H. V. Poor, "Managing Price Uncertainty in Prosumer-Centric Energy Trading: A Prospect-Theoretic Stackelberg Game Approach", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, to appear, 2017.
  7. N. Abuzainab, W. Saad, C. S. Hong, and H. V. Poor, "Cognitive Hierarchy Theory for Distributed Resource Allocation in the Internet of Things", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, to appear, 2017.
  8. G. Lee, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Online Optimization Techniques for Effective Fog Computing under Uncertainty", invited, IEEE MMTC Communications - Frontiers, July 2017.
  9. M. Naderi Soorki, W. Saad, H. Manshaei, and H. Saidi, "Stochastic Coalitional Games for Cooperative Random Access in M2M Communications", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, to appear, 2017.
  10. B. Daher, W. Saad, S. A. Pierce, S. Hülsmann, and R. H. Mohtar, "Trade-offs and Decision Support Tools for FEW Nexus-Oriented Management", Current Sustainable/Renewable Energy Reports, July 2017.
  11. M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Optimal Transport Theory for Cell Association in UAV-Enabled Cellular Networks", IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 21, no. 9, pp. 2053 - 2056,  September 2017.
  12. O. Semiari, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Joint Millimeter Wave and Microwave Resources Allocation in Cellular Networks with Dual-Mode Base Stations", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 16, no. 7, pp. 4802 - 4816, July 2017.
  13. O. Semiari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and Z. Dawy, "Inter-Operator Resource Management for Millimeter Wave, Multi-Hop Backhaul Networks", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 16, no. 8, pp. 5258 - 5272, August 2017.
  14. M. El-Bamby, M. Bennis, W. Saad, M. Debbah, and M. Latva-aho, "Resource Optimization and Power Allocation in Full Duplex Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access (FD-NOMA) Networks", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special Issue on Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access for 5G Systems, to appear, 2017.
  15. K. Hamidouche, W. Saad, M. Debbah, J. B. Song, and C. S. Hong, "The 5G Cellular Backhaul Management Dilemma: To Cache or to Serve", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 16, no. 8, pp. 4866 - 4879, August 2017.
  16. M. Chen, W. Saad, C. Yin, and M. Debbah, "Echo State Networks for Proactive Caching in Cloud-Based Radio Access Networks with Mobile Users", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 16, no. 6, pp. 3520 - 3535, June 2017.
  17. I. Ashraf, M. Bennis, W. Saad, M. Katz, and C. S. Hong, "Dynamic Clustering and User Association in Wireless Small Cell Networks with Social Considerations", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 66, no. 7, pp. 6553 - 6568, July 2017.
  18. W. Saad, A. Sanjab, Y. Wang, C. Kamhoua, and K. Kwiat, "Hardware Trojan Detection Game: A Prospect-Theoretic Approach", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 66, no. 9, pp. 7697 - 7710, September 2017.
  19. G. Lee, W. Saad, M. Bennis, A. Mehbodniya, and F. Adachi, "Online Ski Rental for ON/OFF Scheduling of Energy Harvesting Base Stations", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 2976 - 2990, May 2017.
  20. M. Chen, M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, C. Yin, M. Debbah, and C. S. Hong, "Caching in the Sky: Proactive Deployment of Cache-Enabled Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Optimized Quality-of-Experience", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special Issue on Human-In-The-Loop Mobile Networks, vol. 35, no. 5, pp. 1046 - 1061, May 2017.
  21. S. M. A. Kazmi, N. H. Tran, W. Saad, Z. Han, T. M. Ho, T. Z. Oo, and C. S. Hong, "Mode Selection and Resource Allocation in Device-to-Device Communications: A Matching Game Approach", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, to appear, 2017.
  22. K. Vasudeva, S. Dikmese, I. Guvenc, A. Mehbodniya, W. Saad, and F. Adachi, "Fuzzy-Based Game Theoretic Mobility Management for Energy Efficient Operation in HetNets", IEEE Access, 2017.
  23. A. Hajijamali Arani, A. Mehbodniya, M. J. Omidi, F. Adachi, W. Saad, and I. Guvenc, "Distributed Learning for Energy-Efficient Resource Management in Self-Organizing Heterogeneous Networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 66, no. 10, pp. 9287 - 9303, October 2017.
  24. M. D. Alim, T. Pan, M. Thai, and W. Saad, "Leveraging Social Communities for Optimizing Cellular Device-to-Device Communications",  IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 551 - 564, January 2017.
  25. Y. Wang, W. Saad, A. Sarwat, and C. S. Hong, "Reactive Power Compensation Game under Prospect-Theoretic Framing Effects", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, to appear, 2017.
  26. C. Pham , N. H. Tran, S. Ren , W. Saad, C.-S. Hong,"Traffic-aware and Energy-efficient vNF Placement for Service Chaining: Joint Sampling and Matching Approach", IEEE Transactions on Service Computing, to appear, 2017.
  27. T. LeAnnh, N. H. Tran, W. Saad, L. B. Le, D. Niyato, T. M. Ho, and C.-S. Hong, "Matching-based Distributed User Association and Resource Allocation in Cognitive Femtocell Network", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, to appear, 2017.
  28. T. Z. Oo, N. H. Tran, W. Saad, D. Niyato, Z. Han, and C. S. Hong, "Offloading in HetNets: A Coordination of Interference Mitigation, User Association, and Resource Allocation", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 16, no. 8, pp. 2276 - 2291, August 2017.
  29. Z. Dawy, W. Saad, A. Ghosh, J. G. Andrews, and E. Yaacoub, "Towards Massive Machine Type Cellular Communications," IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 120-128, February 2017.
  30. M. Chen, W. Saad, and C. Lin, "Echo State Networks for Self-Organizing Resource Allocation in LTE-U with Uplink-Downlink Decoupling", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 3-16, January 2017.
  31. T. Park, N. Abuzainab, and W. Saad, "Learning How to Communicate in the Internet of Things: Finite Resources and Heterogeneity", IEEE Access, Special Issue on Optimization for Emerging Wireless Networks: IoT, 5G and Smart Grid Communication Networks, vol. 4, November 2016.
  32. K. Hamidouche, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "A Multi-Game Framework for Harmonized LTE-U and WiFi Coexistence over Unlicensed Bands", IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, Special Issue on LTE in Unlicensed Spectrum, vol. 23, no. 6, pp. 62-69, December 2016.
  33. M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Efficient Deployment of Multiple Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Optimal Wireless Coverage", IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 20, no. 8, pp. 1647-1650, August 2016.
  34. N. Kapucu, B. Haupt, M. Yuksel, I. Guvenc, and W. Saad, "On the Evolution of Wireless Communication Technologies and Spectrum Sharing for Public Safety", Risk, Hazards & Crisis in Public Policy, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 129-145, September 2016.
  35. A. Sanjab and W. Saad, "Data Injection Attacks on Smart Grids with Multiple Adversaries: A Game-Theoretic Perspective," IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Special Issue on Theory of Complex Systems with Applications to Smart Grid Operations, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 2038-2049, July 2016.
  36. M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Unmanned Aerial Vehicle with Underlaid Device-to-Device Communications: Performance and Tradeoffs," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 15, no. 6, pp. 3949 - 3963, June 2016.
  37. L. Wei, A. Sarwat, W. Saad, and S. Biswas, "Stochastic Games for Power Grid Protection Against Coordinated Cyber-Physical Attacks," IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, to appear, 2017.
  38. S. Samarakoon, M. Bennis, W. Saad, M. Debbah, and M. Latva-aho, "Ultra Dense Small Cell Networks: Turning Density into Energy Efficiency," IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special issue on Green Networks, vol. 34, no. 5, pp. 1267 - 1280, May 2016.
  39. D. Li, W. Saad, and C. S. Hong, "Decentralized Renewable Energy Pricing and Allocation for Millimeter Wave Cellular Backhaul," IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special issue on Green Networks, vol. 34, no. 5, pp. 1140-1159, May 2016.
  40. W. Saad, A. Glass, N. Mandayam, and H. V. Poor, "Towards a Consumer-Centric Grid: A Behavioral Perspective," Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 104, no. 4, pp. 865-882, April 2016.
  41. T. M. Ho, N. H. Tran, L. B. Le, W. Saad, S. M. A. Kazmi and C. S. Hong, "Coordinated Resource Partitioning and Data Offloading in Wireless Heterogeneous Networks," IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 20, no. 5, pp. 974-977, May 2016.
  42. A. Kazmi, N. H. Tran, T. M. Ho, W. Saad, L. B. Le, and C. S. Hong,  "Optimized Resource Management in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks," IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 20, no. 7, pp. 1397-1400, July 2016.
  43. M. Yuksel, I. Guvenc, W. Saad, and N. Kapucu, "Pervasive Spectrum Sharing for Public Safety Communications," IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 54, no. 3, pp. 22 - 29, March 2016.
  44. S. Samarakoon, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Latva-aho, "Dynamic Clustering and ON/OFF Strategies for Wireless Small Cell Networks," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 2164-2178, March 2016.
  45. A. Merwaday, I. Guvenc, W. Saad, A. Mehbodniya, and F. Adachi, "Sojourn Time Based Velocity Estimation in Small Cell Poisson Networks," IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 20, no. 2, pp. 340-343, February  2016
  46. G. Bacci, S. Lasaulce, W. Saad, and L. Sanguinetti, "Game Theory for Networks: A tutorial on game-theoretic tools for emerging signal processing applications," IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, vol. 33, no. 1, pp. 94-119, January 2016.
  47. X. Xu, W. Saad, X. Zhang, X. Xu, and S. Zhou, "Joint Deployment of Small Cells and Wireless Backhaul Links in Next-Generation Networks," IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 19, no. 12, pp. 2250-2253, December 2015.
  48. Y. Wang, W. Saad, N. B. Mandayam, and H. V. Poor, "Load Shifting in the Smart Grid: To Participate or Not?," IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 7, no. 6, pp. 2604 - 2614, November 2016.
  49. T. Wang, L. Song, Z. Han, and W. Saad, "Overlapping Coalition Formation Games for Emerging Communication Networks," IEEE Network, vol. 30, no. 5, pp. 46-53, October 2016.
  50. O. Semiari, W. Saad, S. Valentin, M. Bennis, and H. V. Poor, "Context-Aware Small Cell Networks: How Social Metrics Improve Wireless Resource Allocation," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 14, no. 11, pp. 5927 - 5940, November 2015.
  51. Q. Xu, R. Zheng, W. Saad, and Z. Han, "Device Fingerprinting in Wireless Networks: Challenges and Opportunities," IEEE Communications Tutorials and Surveys, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 94 - 104, 1st quarter 2016.
  52. D. Niyato, P. Wang, D.-I. Kim, W.Saad, and Z. Han, "Mobile Energy Sharing Networks: Performance Analysis and Optimization," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 65, no. 5, pp. 3519 - 3535, May 2016.
  53. D. Li, W. Saad, I. Guvenc, A. Mehbodniya, and F. Adachi, "Decentralized Energy Allocation for Wireless Networks with Renewable Energy Powered Base Stations," IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 63, no. 6, pp. 2126-2142, June 2015.
  54. Y. Gu, W. Saad, M. Bennis, M. Debbah, and Z. Han, "Matching Theory for Future Wireless Networks: Fundamentals and Applications," IEEE Communications Magazine, Special Issue on Emerging Applications, Services, and Engineering for Cellular Cognitive Systems, vol. 53, no. 15, pp. 52 - 59, May 2015.
  55. Y. Zhang, L. Song, W. Saad, Z. Dawy, and Z. Han, "Contract-Based Incentive Mechanisms for Device-to-Device Communications in Cellular Networks," IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special issue on Heterogeneous Networks, vol. 33, no. 10, pp. 2144 - 2155,  October 2015.
  56. D. Niyato, P. Wang, H.-P. Tan, and W. Saad, "Cooperation in Delay Tolerant Networks with Wireless Energy Transfer: Performance Analysis and Optimization," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 64, no. 8, pp. 3740 - 3754, August 2015.
  57. Y. Zhang, E. Pan, L. Song, W. Saad, Z. Dawy, and Z. Han, "Social Network Aware Device-to-Device Communication in Wireless Networks," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 177-190, January 2015.
  58. Y. Liu, X. Zhong, Y. Yan, J. Wang, and W. Saad, "Incentives in Cooperative Networks: A Contract-Theoretic Perspective," EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, 2014.
  59. W. Zhu, D. Li, and W. Saad, "Multiple Vehicles Collaborative Data Download Protocol via Network Coding," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 64, no. 4, pp. 1607-1619, April 2015.
  60. B. Maham, W. Saad, M. Debbah, and Z. Han, "Interference Analysis and Management for Spatially Reused Cooperative Multihop Wireless Networks," IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 62, no. 11, pp. 3778-3790, October 2014.
  61. T. Wang, L. Song, Z. Han, and W. Saad, "Distributed Cooperative Sensing in Cognitive Radio Networks: An Overlapping Coalition Formation Approach," IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 62, no. 9, pp. 3144-3160, August 2014.
  62. W. Saad, X. Zhou, Z. Han, and H. V. Poor, "On the Physical Layer Security of Backscatter Wireless Systems," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 13, no. 6, pp. 3442-3451, June 2014.
  63. N. Namvar, W. Saad, and B. Maham, "Cell Selection in Wireless Two-Tier Networks: A Context-Aware Matching Game," ICST Wireless Spectrum, 2014.
  64. L. Rose, E. V. Belmega, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Pricing in Wireless Networks with Heterogeneous Services and Customers: Hierarchical Games and Dynamics," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 13, no. 9, pp. 4985-5001, May 2014.
  65. Z. Zang, L. Song, Z. Han, and W. Saad, "Coalitional Games with Overlapping Coalitions for Interference Management in Small Cell Networks," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 13, no. 5, pp. 2659-2669, May 2014.
  66. F. Pantisano, M. Bennis, W. Saad, M. Debbah, and M. Latva-aho, "Improving Macrocell - Small Cell Coexistence through Adaptive Interference Draining," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 942-955, February, 2014.
  67. Y. Wang, W. Saad, Z. Han, H. V. Poor, and T. Başar, "A Game-Theoretic Approach to Energy Trading in the Smart Grid," IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 1439-1450, May 2014.
  68. S. Samarakoon, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Latva-aho, "Backhaul-Aware Interference Management in the Uplink of Wireless Small Cell Networks," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 12, no. 11, pp. 5813-5825, November 2013.
  69. L. Al-Kanj, Z. Dawy, W. Saad, and E. Kutanoglu, "Energy-Aware Cooperative Content Distribution over Wireless Networks: Optimized and Distributed Approaches," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 62, no. 8, pp. 3828-3847, October 2013.
  70. M. Bennis, M. Simsek, W. Saad, S. Valentin, M. Debbah, and A. Czylwik, "When Cellular Meets WiFi in Wireless Small Cell Networks," IEEE Communications Magazine, Special Issue on Heterogeneous Networks, vol. 51, no. 6, June 2013 (featured among top 10 most accessed online papers in IEEE Comsoc for June 2013 and July 2013).
  71. F. Pantisano, M. Bennis, W. Saad, M. Debbah, and M. Latva-aho, "Interference Alignment for Cooperative Femtocell Networks: A Game-Theoretic Approach," IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 12, no. 11, pp. 2233-2246, November 2013.
  72. W. Tushar, W. Saad, H. V. Poor, and D. Smith, "Economics of Electric Vehicle Charging: A Game Theoretic Approach," IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 3, no. 4, pp. 1767-1779, December 2012.
  73. W. Saad, X. Zhou, B. Maham, T. Başar, and H. V. Poor, "Tree Formation with Physical Layer Security Considerations in Wireless Multi-Hop Networks," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 11, no. 11, pp. 3980-3991, November 2012.
  74. Y. Wang and W. Saad, "Toward Evolved Energy Trading Mechanisms in the Smart Grid," invited, IEEE MMTC e-Letters, vol. 7, no. 8, pp. 49-53, November 2012.
  75. W. Saad, Z. Han, H. V. Poor, and T. Başar, "Game Theoretic Methods for the Smart Grid," IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, Special issue on Signal Processing for the Smart Grid, vol. 29, no. 5, pp. 86-105, September 2012.
  76. W. Saad, Z. Han, H. V. Poor, T. Başar, and J.B. Song, "A Cooperative Bayesian Nonparametric Framework for Primary User Activity Monitoring in Cognitive Radio Networks," IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special issue on Cooperative Networking, vol. 30, no. 9, pp. 1815-1822, October 2012.
  77. W. Saad, Z. Han, R. Zheng, A. Hjorungnes, T. Başar, and H. V. Poor, "Coalitional Games in Partition Form for Joint Spectrum Sensing and Access in Cognitive Radio Networks," IEEE Journal on Selected Topics in Signal Processing (JSTSP), Special issue on Game Theory, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 195-209, April 2012.
  78. F. Pantisano, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Spectrum Leasing as an Incentive towards Uplink Macrocell and Femtocell Cooperation," IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special issue on Femtocell Networks, vol. 30, no. 3, pp. 617-630, April 2012.
  79. W. Saad, Z. Dawy, and S. Sharafeddine, "A Utility-Based Algorithm for Joint Uplink/Downlink Scheduling in Wireless Cellular Networks," Elsevier Journal of Networking and Computer Applications, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 348-356, January 2012.
  80. W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, M. Debbah, and A. Hjorungnes, "Network Formation Games Among Relay Stations in Next Generation Wireless Networks," IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 59, no. 9, pp. 2528-2542, September 2011.
  81. W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, M. Debbah, and A. Hjorungnes, "Hedonic Coalition Formation for Distributed Task Allocation among Wireless Agents," IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 10, no.9, pp. 1327-1344, September 2011.
  82. W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, M. Debbah, and A. Hjorungnes, "Coalition Formation Games for Collaborative Spectrum Sensing," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 60, no. 1, pp. 276-297, January 2011.
  83. W. Saad, Z. Han, A. Hjorungnes, D. Niyato and E. Hossain, "Coalition Formation Games for Distributed Cooperation Among Roadside Units in Vehicular Networks," IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special issue on Vehicular Communications and Networks, vol. 20, no. 1, pp. 48-60, January 2011.
  84. D. Niyato, P. Wang, E. Hossain, W. Saad, and A. Hjorungnes, "Exploiting Mobility Diversity in Sharing Wireless Access: A Game Theoretic Approach," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 9, no. 12, pp. 3866-3877, December 2010.
  85. D. Niyato, P. Wang, W. Saad, and A. Hjorungnes, "Controlled Coalitional Games for Cooperative Mobile Social Networks," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 60, no. 4, pp. 1812-1824, May 2011.
  86. W. Saad, Z. Han, M. Debbah, A. Hjorungnes, and T. Başar, "Coalitional Game Theory for Communication Networks: A Tutorial," IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, Special Issue on Game Theory, vol. 26, no. 5, pp. 77-97, September 2009.
  87. W. Saad, Z. Han, M. Debbah and A. Hjorungnes, "A Distributed Coalition Formation Framework for Fair User Cooperation in Wireless Networks," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 8, no. 9, pp. 4580-4593, September 2009.
  88. W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, M. Debbah and A. Hjorungnes, "Distributed Coalition Formation Games for Secure Wireless Transmission," ACM/Springer Journal on Mobile Networks and Applications, 2010.

Conference Publications:
  1. T. Zeng, O. Semiari, and W. Saad, "Spatio-Temporal Motifs for Optimized Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) Communications", in Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC), Mobile Computing and Vehicle Communications Track, Maui, HI, USA, March 2018.
  2. A. El-Dosouky and W. Saad, "On the Cybersecurity of m-Health IoT Systems with LED Bitslice Implementation", in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE), Las Vegas, NV, USA, January 2018.
  3. G. Lee, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Online Optimization for Low-Latency Computational Caching in Fog Networks", in Proc. of Fog World Congress, Santa Clara, CA, USA, November 2017.
  4. M. Chen, W. Saad, and C. Yin, "Liquid State Machine Learning for Resource Allocation in a Network of Cache-Enabled LTE-U UAVs", in Proc. of  the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Next Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Singapore, December 2017.
  5. M. Chen, W. Saad, and C. Yin, "Resource Management for Wireless Virtual Reality: Machine Learning Meets Multi-Attribute Utility", in Proc. of  the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Singapore, December 2017.
  6. U. Challita and W. Saad, "Network Formation in the Sky: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Multi-hop Wireless Backhauling",  in Proc. of  the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Next Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Singapore, December 2017.
  7. K. Hamidouche, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Popular Matching Games for Correlation-aware Resource Allocation in the Internet of Things", in Proc. of  the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Selected Areas in Communications - Internet of Things (IoT) Track, Singapore, December 2017.
  8. O. Semiari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and B. Maham, "Mobility Management for Heterogeneous Networks: Leveraging Millimeter Wave for Seamless Handover", in Proc. of  the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Singapore, December 2017.
  9. O. Semiari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Performance Analysis of Integrated Sub-6 GHz-Millimeter Wave Wireless Local Area Networks", in Proc. of  the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Singapore, December 2017.
  10. M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Performance Optimization for UAV-Enabled Wireless Communications under Flight Time Constraints",  in Proc. of  the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Singapore, December 2017.
  11. N. Sawyer, M. Naderi Soorki, W. Saad, and D. Smith, "Evolutionary Coalitional Game for Correlation-Aware Clustering in Machine-to-Machine Communications", in Proc. of  the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Singapore, December 2017.
  12. Q. Zhang, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Network Formation Game for Multi-Hop Wearable Communications over Millimeter Wave Frequencies", in Proc. of  the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Singapore, December 2017.
  13. M. Naderi Soorki, M. H. Manshaei, W. Saad, H. Saidi, R. Hasibi , A. Shafieyoun, and A. Hajrasouliha, "Collaborative Real-Time Content Download Application for Wireless Device-to-Device Communications", in Proc. of  the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Communications Software, Services and Multimedia Apps Symposium, Singapore, December 2017.
  14. S. R. Etesami, W. Saad, N. B. Mandayam, and H. V. Poor, "Smart Routing in Smart Grids", in Proc. of the 56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), Melbourne, Australia, December 2017.
  15. M. Naderi Soorki, A. B. MacKenzie, and W. Saad, "Millimeter Wave Network Coverage with Stochastic User Orientation", in Proc. of the  28th IEEE Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC) , Mobile and Wireless Networks Track, Montreal, Canada, October 2017.
  16. A. Talebzadeh, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Brain-Aware Wireless Networks: Learning and Resource Management", in Proc. of the 51st Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, Pacific Grove, CA, USA, November 2017.
  17. T. Park and W. Saad, "Kolkata Paise Restaurant Game for Resource Allocation in the Internet of Things",  in Proc. of the 51st Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, Pacific Grove, CA, USA, November 2017.
  18. T. Zeng, O. Semiari, and W. Saad, "Exploring Spatial Motifs for Device-to-Device Network Analysis (DNA) in 5G Networks", in Proc. of the 51st Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, Pacific Grove, CA, USA, November 2017.
  19. M. Chen, W. Saad, C. Yin, and M. Debbah, "Echo State Transfer Learning for Data Correlation Aware Resource Allocation in Wireless Virtual Reality", in Proc. of the 51st Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, Pacific Grove, CA, USA, November 2017.
  20. A. Ferdowsi, A. Sanjab, W. Saad, and N. B. Mandayam, "Game Theory for Secure Critical Interdependent Gas-Power-Water Infrastructure", in Proc. Resilience Week - Critical Infrastructure Track, Wilmington, DE, USA, September 2017.
  21. A. El-Dosouky and W. Saad, "On the Resilience of Transportation Systems to Flooding in Coastal Cities: A Game-Theoretic Perspective", extended abstract, in Proc. Resilience Week - Students Competition Track, Wilmington, DE, USA, September 2017.
  22. M. Lasghari, B. Maham, and W. Saad, "Transmission Rate Maximization in Self-Backhauled Wireless Small Cell Networks", in Proc. IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Fall), Workshop on Backhaul Networks, Toronto, Canada, September 2017.
  23. M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Optimal Transport Theory for Effective UAV-Based Wireless Communications under Flight Time Constraints", poster, in IEEE Communications Theory Workshop (CTW), June 2017.
  24. M. El-Bamby, M. Bennis, and W. Saad, "Proactive Edge Computing in Latency-Constrained Fog Networks", in Proc. European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC), Oulu, Finland, June 2017. Best Student Paper Award.
  25. I. Ashraf, C.-F. Liu, M. Bennis, and W. Saad, "Towards Low-Latency and Ultra-Reliable Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication", in Proc. European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC), Oulu, Finland, June 2017.
  26. K. Hamidouche, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Minority Games for Backhaul Management in Cache-Enabled Small Cell Networks", in Proc. European Wireless, Second International Workshop on COmpetitive and COoperative Approaches for 5G networks (COCOA ), Dresden, Germany, May 2017.
  27. M. Aghababaie Alavijeh, B. Maham, Z. Han, and W. Saad, "Truthful Spectrum Auction for Efficient Anti-Jamming in Cognitive Radio Networks", in Proc. of 22nd IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communication (ISCC 2017), Heraklion, Greece, July 2017.
  28. N. Abuzainab, W. Saad, and B. Maham, "Robust Bayesian Learning for Wireless RF Energy Harvesting Networks", in Proc. of the 15th International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), Paris, France, May 2017.
  29. U. Challita, L. Dong, and W. Saad, "Deep Learning for Proactive Resource Allocation in LTE-U Networks", in Proc. of European Wireless, Dresden, Germany, May 2017.
  30. M. Naderi soorki, M. J. Abdel-Rahman, A. MacKenzie, and W. Saad, "Joint Access Point Deployment and Assignment in mmWave Networks with Stochastic User Orientation", in Proc. of the 15th International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), RAWNET Workshop,  Paris, France, May 2017.
  31. G. Lee, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "An Online Secretary Framework for Fog Network Formation with Minimal Latency",  in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), SAC Symposium Internet of Things Track, Paris, France, May 2017.
  32. A. Sanjab, W. Saad, and T. Başar, "Prospect Theory for Enhanced Cyber-Physical Security of Drone Delivery Systems: A Network Interdiction Game," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Communication and Information Systems Security Symposium, Paris, France, May 2017.
  33. J. Kollmer, R. Irwin, S. Biswas, A. Sarwat, and W. Saad, "Development of an Experimental Platform for Analysis of Cyber Attacks on the Power Grid,", in Proc. of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), Annual Conference and Exposition, Columbus, OH, USA, June 2017.
  34. M. Darabi, N. Namvar, B. Maham, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Adaptive Mode Selection in Cognitive Buffer-Aided Full-Duplex Relay Networks with Imperfect Self-Interference Cancellation for Power and Delay Limited Cases", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Workshop on Full-Duplex Communications for Future Wireless Networks, Paris, France, May 2017.
  35. K. Vasudeva, S. Dikmese, I. Guvenc, A. Mehbodniya, W. Saad, and F. Adachi, "Fuzzy Logic Game-Theoretic Approach for Energy Efficient Operation in HetNets",  in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Workshop on Application of Green Techniques to Emerging Communication and Computing Paradigms (GCC), Paris, France, May 2017.
  36. A. Ferdowsi, W. Saad, B. Maham, and N. B. Mandayam, "A Colonel Blotto Game for Interdependence-Aware Cyber-Physical Systems Security in Smart Cities", in Proc. IEEE/ACM CPS Week, 2nd Workshop on Science of Smart City Operations and Platforms Engineering, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, April 2017.
  37. Y. Sharaf-Dabbagh and W. Saad, "Cyber-Physical Fingerprinting for Internet of Things Authentication: Demo", in Proc. IEEE/ACM CPS Week, Second International Conference on Internet-of-Things Design and Implementation, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, April 2017.
  38. K. Hamidouche, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Multi-Games for LTE and WiFi Coexistence over Unlicensed Bands", in Proc. International conference on NETwork Games, COntrol and OPtimization (NETGCOOP), Avignon, France, November 2016.
  39. V. Namblar, E. Vattapparamban, A. I. Yurekli, I. Guvenc, M. Mozaffari, and W. Saad, "SDR Based Indoor Localization Using Ambient WiFi and GSM Signals", in Proc. International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communication (ICNC), 3rd National Workshop for REU Research in Networking and Systems (REUNS), Silicon Valley, USA, January 2017.
  40. T. Park and W. Saad, "Resource Allocation and Coordination for Critical Messages using Finite Memory Learning," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Workshop on Self-organization Networks for 5G Wireless Communications and Internet of Things, Washington, DC, USA, December 2016.
  41. M. Naderisoorki, M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, H. Manshaei, and H. Saidi, "Resource Allocation for Machine-to-Machine Communications with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Workshop on Wireless Networking, Control, and Positioning for Unmanned Autonomous Vehicles , Washington, DC, USA, December 2016.
  42. M. Chen, W. Saad, C. Yin, and M. Debbah, "Echo State Networks for Proactive Caching and Content Prediction in Cloud Radio Access Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Workshop on 5G RAN Design, Washington, DC, USA, December 2016.
  43. G. Lee, W. Saad, M. Bennis, A. Mehbodniya, and F. Adachi, "Online Channel Allocation for Full-Duplex Device-to-Device Communications," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Workshop on Full Duplex Wireless Communications, Washington, DC, USA, December 2016.
  44. I. Ashraf, M. Bennis, C. Perfecto, and W. Saad, "Dynamic Proximity-aware Resource Allocation in Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) Communications," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Workshop on Internet of Everything, Washington, DC, USA, December 2016
  45. L. Wei, A. Sarwat, and W. Saad, "Risk Assessment of Coordinated Cyber-Physical Attacks Against Power Grids: A Stochastic Game Approach,", in Proc. of the IEEE Industrial Applications Society Annual Meeting, Portland, OR, USA, October 2016.
  46. G. El-Rahi, A. Sanjab, W. Saad, N. B. Mandayam, and H. V. Poor, "Prospect Theory for Enhanced Smart Gird Resilience Using Distributed Energy Storage,", in Proc. of the 54th Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, Monticello, IL, USA, September 2016. 
  47. M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Mobile Internet of Things: Can UAVs Provide an Energy-Efficient Mobile Architecture?," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Selected Areas in Communications - Internet of Things Symposium, Washington, DC, USA, December 2016.
  48. O. Semiari, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Downlink Cell Association and Load Balancing for Joint Millimeter Wave-Microwave Cellular Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Washington, DC, USA, December 2016.
  49. Q. Zhang, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Quantum Game Theory for Beam Alignment in Millimeter Wave Device-to-Device Communications," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Next Generation Networking Symposium, Washington, DC, USA, December 2016.
  50. K. Hamidouche, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Breaking the Economic Barrier of Caching in Cellular Networks: Incentives and Contracts," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Washington, DC, USA, December 2016.
  51. D. Athukoralage, I. Guvenc, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Regret Based Learning for UAV assisted LTE-U/WiFi Public Safety Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Washington, DC, USA, December 2016.
  52. N. Namvar, W. Saad, N. Bahadori, and B. T. Kelley, "Jamming in the Internet of Things: A Game-Theoretic Perspective," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Communication and Information Systems Symposium, Washington, DC, USA, December 2016.
  53. Y. Zhang, C. Jiang, L. Song, W. Saad, Z. Dawy, and Z. Han, "Complementary Investment of Infrastructure and Service Providers in Wireless Network Virtualization," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Washington, DC, USA, December 2016.
  54. M. S. Nourbakhsh, M. H. Manshaei, M. A. Rahman, and W. Saad, "Electric Vehicle Consumption Markets: An Economic Analysis," invited, in Proc. of the IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (GlobalSIP), Washington, DC, USA, December 2016.
  55. N. Abuzainab, W. Saad, and H. V. Poor, "Cognitive Hierarchy Theory for Heterogeneous Uplink Multiple Access in the Internet of Things," in Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Barcelona, Spain, June 2016.
  56. G. El-Rahy, W. Saad, A. Glass, N. B. Mandayam, and H. V. Poor, "Prospect Theory for Prosumer-Centric Energy Trading in the Smart Grid," in  Proc. of 7th IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT), Minneapolis, MN, USA, September 2016.
  57. N. Abuzainab and W. Saad, "Cloud Radio Access meets Heterogeneous Small Cell Networks: A Cognitive Hierarchy Perspective," in Proc. of the 13th IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communication (SPAWC), Edinburgh, UK, June 2016.
  58. Y. Sharaf-Dabbagh and W. Saad, "On the Authentication of Devices in the Internet of Things," in Proc. of 17th IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM), Work in Progress Track, Coimbra, Portugal, June 2016.
  59. A. Sanjab and W. Saad, "On Bounded Rationality in Cyber-Physical Systems Security: Game-Theoretic Analysis and Application to Smart Grid Protection," in Proc. of IEEE/ACM CPS Week, Workshop on Cyber-Physical Security and Resilience in Smart Grids, Vienna, Austria, April 2016.
  60. K. Hamidouche, W. Saad, M. Debbah, and H. V. Poor, "Mean-Field Games for Distributed Caching in Ultra-Dense Small Cell Networks," in Proc. of the 2016 American Control Conference (ACC), Boston, MA, USA, July 2016.
  61. O. Semiari, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Context-Aware Scheduling of Joint Millimeter Wave and Microwave Resources for Dual-Mode Base Stations," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Kualalumpur, Malaysia, May 2016.
  62. M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Optimal Transport Theory for Power-Efficient Deployment of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Wireless Communications Symposium, Kualalumpur, Malaysia, May 2016.
  63. G. Lee, W. Saad, M. Bennis, A. Mehbodniya, and F. Adachi, "Online Ski Rental for Scheduling Self-Powered, Energy Harvesting Small Base Stations," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Green Communications Systems and Networks Symposium, Kualalumpur, Malaysia, May 2016.
  64. M. Chen, W. Saad, and C. Yin, "Optimized Uplink-Downlink Decoupling in LTE-U Networks: An Echo State Approach," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Kualalumpur, Malaysia, May 2016.
  65. A. El-Dosouky, W. Saad, and D. Niyato, "Single Controller Stochastic Games for Optimized Moving Target Defense," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Communication and Information Systems Symposium, Kualalumpur, Malaysia, May 2016.
  66. X. Xu, W. Saad, L. Zhang, L. Xiao, and S. Zhou, "Deployment of 5G Networking Infrastructure with Machine Type Communication Considerations," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Next Generation Networks Symposium, Kualalumpur, Malaysia, May 2016.
  67. X. Xu, W. Saad, L. Zhang, L. Xiao, and S. Zhou, "Dynamic On/Off Control of Wireless Small Cells with Heterogeneous Backhauls," in Proc. of the 23rd International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT), Thessaloniki, Greece, May 2016.
  68. T. Park and W. Saad, "Learning with Finite Memory for Machine Type Communication," in Proc. of the IEEE 50th Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS), Princeton, NJ, March 2016.
  69. M. Hajimirsadeghi, G. Sridharan, W. Saad, and N. B. Mandayam, "Inter-Network Dynamic Spectrum Allocation Via a Colonel Blotto Game," in Proc. of the IEEE 50th Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS), Princeton, NJ, March 2016 (invited paper).
  70. R. El-Bardan, W. Saad, S. Brahman, and P. Varshney, "Matching Theory for Cognitive Spectrum Allocation in Wireless Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE 50th Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS), Princeton, NJ, March 2016.
  71. M. Naderisoorki, M. Yaghini, H. Manshaei, W. Saad, and H. Saidi, "Energy-Aware Optimization and Mechanism Design for Cellular Device-to-Device Local Area Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE 50th Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS), Princeton, NJ, March 2016.
  72. T. Zin Oo, N. H. Tran, W. Saad, and C. S. Hong, "Traffic Offloading via Markov Approximation in Heterogeneous Cellular Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS), Istanbul, Turkey, April 2016.
  73. T. LeAnh, N. H. Tran, W. Saad, S. Moon, and C. S. Hong, "Matching-based Distributed Resource Allocation in Cognitive Femtocell Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS), Istanbul, Turkey, April 2016.
  74. C. Pham, N. H. Tran, M. N. H. Nguyen, S. Ren, W. Saad, and C. S. Hong, "Hosting Virtual Machines on a Cloud Datacenter: A Matching Theoretic Approach," in Proc. of the IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS), Mini-conference Track, Istanbul, Turkey, April 2016.
  75. A. Sanjab and W. Saad, "Smart Grid Data Injection Attacks: To Defend or Not?," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm), Smart Grid Cyber Security and Privacy Symposium, Miami, FL, November 2015The paper received a "Best Student Paper Award".
  76. M. Erkoc, E. El-Ahmadi, N. Celik, and W. Saad, "A Game Theoretic Approach for Load-Shifting in the Smart Grid," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm), Data Management, Grid Analytics and Dynamic Pricing Symposium, Miami, FL, November 2015.
  77. M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Drone Small Cells in the Clouds: Design, Deployment and Performance Analysis," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Wireless Networks Symposium, San Diego, CA, USA, December 2015.
  78. S. Samarakoon, M. Bennis, W. Saad, M. Debbah, and M. Latva-aho, "Energy-Efficient Resource Management in Ultra Dense Small Cell Networks: A Mean-Field Approach," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Selected Areas in Communications: Green Communications and Computing Symposium, San Diego, CA, USA, December 2015.
  79. A. El-Dosouky, W. Saad, C. Kamhoua, and K. Kwiat, "Contract-Theoretic Resource Allocation for Critical Infrastructure Protection," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Communication and Information System Security Symposium, San Diego, CA, USA, December 2015.
  80. M. Labib, S. Ha, W. Saad, and J. Reed, "A Colonel Blotto Game for Anti-jamming in the Internet of Things," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Communication and Information System Security Symposium, San Diego, CA, USA, December 2015.
  81. M. Darabi, B. Maham, W. Saad, A. Mehbodniya, and F. Adachi, "Context Aware Medium Access Control for Buffer-Aided Multichannel Cognitive Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Workshop on Software Defined and Cognitive Radio Networks, San Diego, CA, USA, December 2015.
  82. M. Darabi, B. Maham, W. Saad, A. Mehbodniya, and F. Adachi, "Joint Machine-Type Device Selection and Power Allocation for Buffer-Aided Cognitive M2M Communication," in Proc. of IEEE 26th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Workshop on M2M Communications, Hong Kong, September 2015.
  83. Y. Sharaf-Dabbagh and W. Saad, "Transfer Learning for Device Fingerprinting with Application to Cognitive Radio Networks," in Proc. of IEEE 26th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Hong Kong, September 2015. The paper received a "Best Paper Award" at PIMRC'15.
  84. K. Hamidouche, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Distributed Caching in Dense Small Cell Networks," poster presentation, in IEEE Communication Theory Workshop (CTW), Dana Point, CA, USA, May 2015.
  85. M. Lasghari, B. Maham, H. Kebriaei, and W. Saad, "Distributed Power Allocation and Interference Mitigation in Two-Tier Femtocell Networks: A Game-Theoretic Approach," in Proc. of the 11th International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Wireless Networking Symposium, Dubrovnic, Croatia, August 2015.
  86. O. Semiari, W. Saad, Z. Dawy, and M. Bennis, "Matching Theory for Backhaul Management in Small Cell Networks with mmWave Capabilities," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, London, UK, June 2015.
  87. F. Pantisano, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Match to Cache: Joint User Association and Backhaul Allocation in Cache-aware Small Cell Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, London, UK, June 2015.
  88. A. Khanafer, W. Saad, and T. Başar, "Context-Aware Wireless Small Cell Networks: How to Exploit User Information for Resource Allocation," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, London, UK, June 2015.
  89. Y. Wang and W. Saad, "On the Role of Utility Framing in Smart Grid Energy Storage Management," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Workshop on Green Communications and Networks, London, UK, June 2015.
  90. M. Darabi, B. Maham, W. Saad, and X. Zhou, "Buffer-Aided Relay Selection and Secondary Power Minimization for Two-Way Cognitive Radio Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Cognitive Radio Networking Symposium, London, UK, June 2015.
  91. D. Niyato, P. Wang, D. I. Kim, and W. Saad, "Finding the Best Friend in Mobile Social Energy Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, London, UK, June 2015.
  92. A. Kumar and W. Saad, "On the Tradeoff between Energy Harvesting and Caching in Wireless Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Workshop on Green Communications and Networks, London, UK, June 2015.
  93. A. Mehbodniya and K. Temma and R. Sugai and W. Saad and I. Guvenc, and F. Adachi, "Energy-Efficient Dynamic Spectrum Access in Wireless Heterogeneous Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Workshop on Next Generation Green ICT, London, UK, June 2015.
  94. A. Mehbodniya and W. Saad and F. Adachi and R. Yoneya, and I. Guvenc, "An Energy-Efficient Handover Algorithm for Next Generation Heterogeneous Mobile Networks," in Proc. of the 5th Annual International Conference on Energy Aware Computing Systems and Applications (ICEAC), Cairo, Egypt, 2015.
  95. A. Hojeij, W. Saad, and T. Başar, "Optimal Deployment of Wireless Small Cell Base Stations with Security Considerations," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Communication and Information System Security Symposium, Austin, TX, USA, December 2014.
  96. O. Semiari, W. Saad, and S. Valentin, "On Self-Organizing Resource Allocation for Social Context-Aware Small Cell Networks," in Proc. of the 1st KuVS Workshop on Anticipatory Networks, Stuttgart, Germany, September 2014.
  97. E. Bastug, K. Hamidouche, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Centrality-Based Caching for Mobile Wireless Networks," in Proc. of the 1st KuVS Workshop on Anticipatory Networks, Stuttgart, Germany, September 2014.
  98. F. Pantisano, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "In-Network Caching and Content Placement in Cooperative Small Cell Networks," in Proc. of the 1st International Conference on 5G for Ubiquitous Connectivity, Levi, Finland, November 2014.
  99. X. Xu, X. Zhang, W. Saad, Y. Zhao, and S. Zhou, "How to Upgrade Wireless Networks: Small Cells or Massive MIMO?," in Proc. of IEEE 25th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Mobile and Wireless Networks Track, Washington, DC, September 2014.
  100. S. Samarakoon, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Lava-aho, "Dynamic Clustering and Sleep Mode Strategies for Small Cell Networks," invited paper, in Proc. of the IEEE 11th International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS), Barcelona, Spain, August 2014
  101. M. S. ElBamby, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Lava-aho, "Content-Aware User Clustering and Caching in Wireless Small Cell Networks," invited paper, in Proc. of the IEEE 11th International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS), Barcelona, Spain, August 2014
  102. M. S. ElBamby, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Lava-aho, "Dynamic Uplink-Downlink Optimization in TDD-based Small Cell Networks," invited paper, in Proc. of the IEEE 11th International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS), Barcelona, Spain, August 2014
  103. A. Merwaday, N. Rupasinghe, I. Guvenc, W. Saad, and M. Yuksel, "USRP-Based Indoor Channel Estimation for D2D and Multi-Hop Communications," in Proc. of the IEEE Wireless and Microwave Conference (WAMICON), Tampa, FL, USA, June 2014.
  104. K. Hamidouche, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Many-to-Many Matching Games for Proactive Social-Caching in Wireless Small Cell Networks," invited paper, in Proc. of the 12th Intl. Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), Workshop on Wireless Networks: Communication, Cooperation, and Competition, Hammamet, Tunisia, May 2014.
  105. F. Pantisano, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Cache-Aware User Association in Backhaul-Constrained Small Cell Networks," invited paper, in Proc. of the 12th Intl. Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), 5th Workshop on Indoor and Outdoor Small Cells, Hammamet, Tunisia, May 2014.
  106. Y. Wang, W. Saad, N. Mandayam, and H. V. Poor, "Integrating Energy Storage into the Smart Grid: A Prospect Theoretic Approach," in Proc. of the 39th IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Florence, Italy, May 2014.
  107. O. Semiari, W. Saad, S. Valentin, M. Bennis, and B. Maham, "Matching Theory for Priority-Based Cell Association in the Downlink of Wireless Small Cell Networks," in Proc. of the 39th IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Florence, Italy, May 2014.
  108. N. Namvar, W. Saad, S. Valentin, and B. Maham, "A Context-Aware Matching Game for User Association in Wireless Small Cell Networks," in Proc. of the 39th IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Florence, Italy, May 2014.
  109. W. Saad, Z. Han, R. Zheng, M. Debbah, and H. V. Poor, "A College Admissions Game for Uplink User Association in Wireless Small Cell Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), Toronto, Canada, April 2014
  110. Y. Liu, X. Zhong, Y. Yan, J. Wang, and W. Saad, "Contract Theory for Incentive Mechanism Design in Cooperative Relaying Networks," in Proc. of the 9th International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications (WASA), Harbin, China, June 2014
  111. M. I. Ashraf, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Katz, "Exploring Social Networks for Optimized User Association in Wireless Small Cell Networks with Device-to-Device Communications," in Proc. of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Workshop on Device-to-Device Communications, Istanbul, Turkey, April 2014.
  112. S. Samarakoon, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Latva-aho, "Opportunistic Sleep Mode Strategies in Wireless Small Cell Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Sydney, Australia, June 2014.
  113. M. Darabi, B. Maham, X. Zhou, and W. Saad, "Buffer-Aided Relay Selection with Interference Cancellation and Secondary Power Minimization for Cognitive Radio Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Symposium on Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks (DySPAN), McLean, VA, USA April 2014.
  114. C. Diaz, W. Saad, B. Maham, D. Niyato, and A. S. Madhukumar, "Strategic Device-to-Device Communications in Backhaul-Constrained Wireless Small Cell Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), MAC Track, Istanbul, Turkey, April 2014.
  115. M. Yuksel, T. Quint, I. Guvenc, W. Saad, and N. Kapucu, "Fostering Wireless Spectrum Sharing via Subsidization," invited paper, in Proc. of the 51st Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, Monticello, IL, USA, October 2013.
  116. F. Pantisano, M. Bennis, W. Saad, S. Valentin, and M. Debbah, "Matching with Externalities for Context-Aware User-Cell Association in Small Cell Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Wireless Networking Symposium, Atlanta, GA, USA, December 2013.
  117. F. Pantisano, M. Bennis, W. Saad, S. Valentin, and M. Debbah, "Proactive User Association in Small Cell Networks via Collaborative Filtering," in Proc. of the 47th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, Pacific Grove, CA, USA, November 2013.
  118. A. Hojeij, W. Saad, and T. Başar, "Evading Eavesdroppers in Adversarial Cognitive Radio Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Communication and Information System Security Symposium, Atlanta, GA, USA, December 2013.
  119. Y. Zhang, L. Song, W. Saad, Z. Dawy, and Z. Han, "Exploring Social Ties for Enhanced Device-to-Device Communications in Wireless Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Wireless Networking Symposium, Atlanta, GA, USA, December 2013.
  120. B. Maham, W. Saad, M. Debbah, and Z. Han, " Interference Analysis for Spatial Reused Cooperative Multihop Wireless Networks," in Proc. of IEEE 24th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Fundamentals and PHY Track, London, UK, September 2013.
  121. H. Khayami, M. Ghassemi, K. Ardekani, B. Maham, and W. Saad, "Cognitive Radio Ad Hoc Networks for Smart Grid Communications: A Disaster Management Approach," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC), Xian, China, August 2013.
  122. Y. Zhang, E. Pan, L. Song, W. Saad, Z. Dawy, and Z. Han, "Social Network Enhanced Device-to-Device Communication Underlaying Cellular Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC), Workshop on Device-to-Device Communications, Xian, China, August 2013.
  123. A. Hojeij, W. Saad, and T. Başar, "A Game-Theoretic View on The Physical Layer Security of Cognitive Radio Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Communication and Information Systems Security Symposium, Budapest, Hungary, June 2013.
  124. Z. Zhang, L. Song, Z. Han, W. Saad, and Z. Lu, "Overlapping Coalition Formation Games for Cooperative Interference Management in Small Cell Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), MAC Track, Shanghai, China, April 2013.
  125. T. Wang, L. Song, Z. Han, and W. Saad, "Overlapping Coalitional Games for Collaborative Sensing in Cognitive Radio Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), PHY Track, Shanghai, China, April 2013.
  126. Y. Li, R. Wang, P. Wang, D. Niyato, W. Saad, and Z. Han, "Resilient PHEV Charging Policies under Price Information Attacks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm), Smart Grid Cyber Security and Privacy Symposium, Tainan City, Taiwan, November 2012.
  127. L. Rose, E. V. Belmega, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Dynamic Service Selection Games in Heterogeneous Small Cell Networks with Multiple Providers," in Proc. of the International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS), Paris, France, August 2012.
  128. F. Pantisano, M. Bennis, W. Saad, R. Verdone, and M. Latva-aho, "On the Dynamic Formation of Cooperative Multipoint Transmissions in Small Cell Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Workshop on Multicell Cooperation, Annaheim, CA, USA, December 2012.
  129. H. Alves, M. Bennis, W. Saad, M. Debbah, and M. Latva-aho, "On the Fly Self-Organized Base Station Placement," in Proc. of the International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS), Paris, France, August 2012.
  130. W. Saad, Z. Han, and H. V. Poor, "On the Physical Layer Security of Backscatter RFID Systems," in Proc. of the International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS), Paris, France, August 2012.
  131. S. Samarakoon, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Latva-aho, "Enabling Relaying Over Heterogeneous Backhauls in the Uplink of Femtocell Networks," in Proc. of the 10th IEEE International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), Paderborn, Germany, May 2012.
  132. V. Naghshin, B. Maham, W. Saad, and M. Nickray, "Lifetime Maximization in Cluster-based Outage-restricted Wireless Sensor Networks," in Proc. of the 13th IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communication (SPAWC), Cesme, Turkey, June 2012.
  133. W. Tushar and D. B. Smith and W. Saad and H. V. Poor, "Distributed Transmit Beamforming: Performance Improvement Using A Two-Bit Feedback Scheme," in Proc. of the 12th International Symposium on Communications & Information Technologies, Gold Coast, Australia, October 2012.
  134. A. Lam, L. Huang, A. Silva, and W. Saad, "A Multi-Layer Market for Vehicle-to-Grid Energy Trading in the Smart Grid," in Proc. of IEEE INFOCOM, Workshop on Communications and Control for Sustainable Energy Systems: Green Networking and Smart Grids, Orlando, FL, USA, March 2012.
  135. A. Khanafer, W. Saad, T. Başar, and M. Debbah, "Competition in Femtocell Networks: Strategic Access Policies in the Uplink," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Wireless Networks Symposium, Ottawa, Canada, June 2012.
  136. F. Pantisano, M. Bennis, W. Saad, M. Debbah, and M. Latva-aho, "On the Impact of Heterogeneous Backhauls on Coordinated Multipoint Transmission in Femtocell Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Wireless Networks Symposium, Ottawa, Canada, June 2012.
  137. A. El-Hajj, Z. Dawy, and W. Saad, "A Stable Matching Game for Joint Uplink/Downlink Resource Allocation in OFDMA Wireless Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Wireless Networks Symposium, Ottawa, Canada, June 2012.
  138. F. Pantisano, M. Bennis, W. Saad, M. Latva-aho, and R. Verdone, "Enabling Macrocell-Femtocell Coexistence through Interference Draining," in Proc. of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Workshop on Broadband Femtocell Technologies, Paris, France, April 2012.
  139. D. Niyato, P. Wang, E. Hossain, W. Saad, and Z. Han, "Game Theoretic Modeling of Cooperation among Service Providers in Mobile Cloud Computing Environments," in Proc. of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Services, Applications, an Business Symposium, Paris, France, April 2012. The paper received a "Best Paper Award" at WCNC'12
  140. W. Saad, Z. Han, H. V. Poor, and T. Başar, "A Noncooperative Game for Double Auction-Based Energy Trading between PHEVs and Distribution Grids," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm), Electrical Vehicles Track, Brussels, Belgium, October 2011.
  141. F. Pantisano, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Cooperative Interference Alignment in Femtocell Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Next Generation Networking Symposium, Houston, TX, USA, December 2011.
  142. Q. Zhu, W. Saad, Z. Han, H. V. Poor, and T. Başar, "Eavesdropping And Jamming In Next-Generation Wireless Networks: A Game Theoretic Approach," in Proc. of the IEEE Military Communications Conference (MILCOM), Waveforms and Signal Processing Track, Baltimore, MD, USA, November 2011.
  143. L. Al-Kanj, W. Saad, and Z. Dawy, "A Game Theoretic Approach for Content Distribution over Wireless Networks with Mobile-to-Mobile Cooperation," in Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2011), Toronto, Canada, September 2011.
  144. W. Saad, Z. Han, and H. V. Poor, "Coalitional Game Theory for Cooperative Micro-Grid Distribution Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Workshop on Smartgrid communications, Kiyoto, Japan, June 2011.
  145. W. Saad, Z. Han, and H. V. Poor, "A Game Theoretic Approach for Multi-hop Power Line Communication," in Proc. of the 2nd International ICST Conference on Game Theory for Networks (GameNets), Shanghai, China, April 2011
  146. F. Pantisano, M. Bennis, W. Saad, R. Verdone, and M. Latva-aho, "Coalition Formation Games for Femtocell Interference Management: A Recursive Core Approach," in Proc. of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Networking Symposium, Cancun, Mexico, April 2011.
  147. D. Niyato, P. Wang, W. Saad, Z. Han, and A. Hjorungnes, "Coalition Formation Games for Relay Transmission: Stability Analysis under Uncertainty," in Proc. of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Networking Symposium, Cancun, Mexico, April 2011.
  148. W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, M. Debbah, and A. Hjorungnes, "A Coalition Formation Game in Partition Form for Peer-to-Peer File Sharing Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Next Generation Networking Symposium, Miami, USA, December 2010.
  149. D. Niyato, Z. Han, W. Saad, and A. Hjorungnes, "A Controlled Coalitional Game for Wireless Connection Sharing and Bandwidth Allocation in Mobile Social Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Wireless Networking Symposium, Miami, USA, December 2010.
  150. D. Niyato, P. Wang, W. Saad, and A. Hjorungnes, "Coalition Formation Game for Improving Data Delivery in Delay Tolerant Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Wireless Networking Symposium, Miami, USA, December 2010.
  151. B. Maham, W. Saad, M. Debbah, Z. Han, and A. Hjorungnes, "Efficient Cooperative Protocols for General Outage-Limited Multihop Wireless Networks," invited paper, in Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2010), Istanbul, Turkey, September 2010.
  152. W. Saad, T. Alpcan, T. Başar, and A. Hjorungnes, "Coalitional Game Theory for Security Risk Management," in Proc. of the 5th International Conference on Internet Monitoring and Protection (ICIMP), Barcelona, Spain, May 2010. The paper received a "Best Paper Award" at ICIMP'10
  153. W. Saad, Z. Dawy, and S. Sharafeddine, "Joint BS Assignment and End-to-End Scheduling for Wireless Cellular Networks with Heterogeneous Services," in the IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Pervasive Computing (ISWPC), Modena, Italy, May 2010
  154. W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, A. Hjorungnes and J. B. Song, "Hedonic Coalition Formation Games for Secondary Base Station Cooperation in Cognitive Radio Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Networking Symposium, Sydney, Australia, April 2010.
  155. D. Niyato, P. Wang, W. Saad and A. Hjorungnes, "Coalition Formation Games for Bandwidth Sharing in Vehicle-to-Roadside Communications," in Proc. of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Networking Symposium, Sydney, Australia, April 2010.
  156. W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, M. Debbah and A. Hjorungnes, "Coalitional Games for Distributed Eavesdroppers Cooperation in Wireless Networks," in Proc. of the Third International Workshop on Game Theory in Communication Networks (Gamecomm), Pisa, Italy, October, 2009
  157. W. Saad, A. Hjorungnes, Z. Han and T. Başar, "Network Formation Games for Wireless Multi-hop Networks in the Presence of Eavesdroppers (invited paper)," in Proc. of the Third International Workshop on Computational Advances in Multi-Sensor Adaptive Processing (CAMSAP), Aruba, December, 2009
  158. W. Saad, Q. Zhu, T. Başar, Z. Han and A. Hjorungnes, "Hierarchical Network Formation Games in the Uplink of Multi-hop Wireless Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Wireless Networking Symposium, Hawaii, USA, December 2009
  159. W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, M. Debbah and A. Hjorungnes, "Physical Layer Security: Coalitional Games for Distributed Cooperation," in Proc. of the 7th International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), Seoul, South Korea, June 2009
  160. The paper received the "Best Paper Award" at WiOpt'09
  161. W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, M. Debbah and A. Hjorungnes, "A Selfish Approach to Coalition Formation among Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Wireless Networks," in Proc. of the International Conference on Game Theory for Networks (GameNets), Istanbul, Turkey, May 2009
  162. W. Saad, Z. Han, M. Debbah, A. Hjorungnes and T. Başar, "Coalitional Games for Distributed Collaborative Spectrum Sensing in Cognitive Radio Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, April 2009
  163. W. Saad, Z. Han, M. Debbah, A. Hjorungnes and T. Başar, "A Game-Based Self-Organizing Uplink Tree for VoIP Services in IEEE 802.16j Networks," in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Wireless Networking Symposium, Dresden, Germany , June 2009
  164. W. Saad, Z. Han, M. Debbah and A. Hjorungnes, "Network Formation Games for Distributed Uplink Tree Construction in IEEE 802.16j Networks," in Proc. of IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Wireless Networking Symposium, New Orleans, USA, December 2008
  165. W. Saad, Z. Han, M. Debbah and A. Hjorungnes, "A Distributed Merge and Split Algorithm for Fair Cooperation in Wireless Networks," in Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Workshop on Cooperative Communications and Networking, Beijing, China, May 2008
  166. W. Saad, Z. Dawy, and S. Sharafeddine, "On End-to-End Scheduling in Wireless Cellular Networks," in Proc. of the 10th International Symposium on Spread Spectrum Techniques and Applications (ISSSTA), Bologna, Italy , 2008
  167. W. Saad, Z. Dawy, and S. Sharafeddine, "A Micro-economics Approach for Scheduling in CDMA Networks with End-to-End QoS Guarantees," in Proc. of 18th IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2007), Athens, Greece, September 2007
  168. W. Saad, "An End-to-End Approach for Scheduling in CDMA Networks," accepted for publication in 6th FEA Students Conference, American University of Beirut (AUB), Beirut, Lebanon , May 2007.
    The paper received the "Best Paper Submitted by a Graduate Student" Award at the FEA conference