Publications

Books:

    1. W. Saad, M. Bennis, M. Mozaffari, and X. Lin, "Wireless Communications and Networking for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles", Cambridge University Press, March 2020.

    2. Z. Han, D. Niyato, W. Saad, and T. Başar, "Game Theory for Next Generation Wireless and Communication Networks: Modeling, Analysis, and Design", Cambridge University Press, 2019.

    3. Z. Han, Y. Gu, and W. Saad, "Matching Theory For Wireless Networks", Springer, in production, 2017.

    4. T. Wang, L. Song, Z. Han, and W. Saad, "Overlapping Coalition Formation Games in Wireless Communication Networks", Springer, 2016.

    5. Z. Han, D. Niyato, W. Saad, T. Başar, and A. Hjørungnes, "Game Theory in Wireless and Communication Networks: Theory, Models, and Applications," Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Book Chapters:

    1. C. Chaccour and W. Saad, "Edge Intelligence in 6G Systems", in 6G Mobile Wireless Networks, (eds. Y. Wu, S. Singh, T. Taleb, A. Roy, H. S. Dhillon, M. R. Kanagarathinam, A. De), Springer, 2021.

    2. Z. Yang, M. Chen, W. Saad, M. Shikh-Bahaei, H. V. Poor, and S. Cui, "Federated Learning in 6G Mobile Wireless Networks", in 6G Mobile Wireless Networks, (eds. Y. Wu, S. Singh, T. Taleb, A. Roy, H. S. Dhillon, M. R. Kanagarathinam, A. De), Springer, 2021.

    3. W. Saad, "6G Wireless Systems: Challenges and Opportunities", in 5G and Beyond: Fundamentals and Standards, (eds. X. Lin and N. Lee), Springer, 2020.

    4. M. Chen, W. Saad, and C. Yin, "Cache-Enabled UAVs" in Wireless Networks, in Wireless Edge Caching: Modelling, Analysis, and Optimization, (eds. T. Q. S. Quek, E. Bastug, S. Chatzinotas, and T. X. Vu), Cambridge University Press, 2019.

    5. O. Semiari, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, Caching in Mobile Millimeter Wave - Sub-6 GHz Networks, in Wireless Edge Caching: Modelling, Analysis, and Optimization, (eds. T. Q. S. Quek, E. Bastug, S. Chatzinotas, and T. X. Vu), Cambridge University Press, 2019.

    6. K. Hamidouche, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Distributed Caching in C-RAN", in Cloud Radio Access Networks: Principles, Technologies, and Applications, Cambridge University Press (eds. T. Q. S. Quek, M. Peng, O. Simeone, and W. Yu), 2016.

    7. 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, 2018.

    8. 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.

    9. W. Saad, Z. Han, and A. Hjørungnes, "Coalitional Games for Cooperative Cellular Networks," in Cooperative Cellular Wireless Networks, Cambridge University Press (Editors: Ekram Hossain and Vijay Bhargava).

    10. N. Marina, W. Saad, Z. Han, and A. Hjørungnes, "Modeling Malicious Behaviour in Cooperative Cellular Wireless Networks," in Cooperative Cellular Wireless Networks, Cambridge University Press (Editors: Ekram Hossain and Vijay Bhargava).

    11. 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.

    12. 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:

Conference Publications:

    1. A. Ferdowsi and W. Saad, "Brainstorming Generative Adversarial Networks (BGANs): Towards Multi-Agent Generative Models with Distributed Private Datasets", arXiv:2002.00306.

    2. Q. Zhang and W. Saad, "Semi-Supervised Learning for Channel Charting-Aided IoT Localization in Millimeter Wave Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), IoT and Sensor Networks Symposium, Madrid, Spain, December 2021.

    3. T. Zeng, O. Semiari, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Performance Analysis of Aircraft-to-Ground Communication Networks in Urban Air Mobility (UAM)", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Next Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Madrid, Spain, December 2021.

    4. Y. Wang, M. Chen, W. Saad, T. Luo, S. Cui, and H. V. Poor, "Performance Optimization for Semantic Communications: An Attention-based Learning Approach", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Signal Processing for Communications Symposium, Madrid, Spain, December 2021.

    5. S. S. Hassan, Y. K. Tun, W. Saad, Z. Han, and C. S. Hong, "Blue Data Computation Maximization in 6G Space-Air-Sea Non-Terrestrial Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Next Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Madrid, Spain, December 2021.

    6. H. Tong, Z. Yang, S. Wang, Y. Hu, W. Saad, and C. Yin, "Federated Learning based Audio Semantic Communication over Wireless Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Communication QoS, Reliability and Modeling Symposium, Madrid, Spain, December 2021.

    7. T. Zeng, O. Semiari, M. Chen, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Federated Learning for Collaborative Controller Design of Connected and Autonomous Vehicles", in Proc. of the 60th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), Austin, TX, USA, December 2021.

    8. M. Chehimi and W. Saad, "Entanglement Rate Optimization in Heterogeneous Quantum Communication Networks", invited, in Proc. of the 17th International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS), September 2021.

    9. B. Zhou and W. Saad, "Age of Information in Ultra-Dense Computation-Intensive Internet of Things (IoT) Systems", invited, in Proc. of the 19th International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), Philadelphia, PA, USA, October 2021.

    10. Q. Zhang, A. Ferdowsi, and W. Saad, "Distributed Generative Adversarial Networks for mmWave Channel Modeling in Wireless UAV Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Montreal, Canada, June 2021.

    11. T. Zeng, J. Guo, K. J. Kim, K. Parsons, P. Orlik, S. Di Cairano, and W. Saad, "Multi-Task Federated Learning for Traffic Prediction and its Application to Route Planning", in Proc. of the IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium (IV), Nagoya, Japan, July 2021.

    12. M. Jung and W. Saad, "Meta-Learning for 6G Communication Networks with Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces", in Proc. of International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, & Signal Processing (ICASSP), Ontario, Canada, June 2021.

    13. Y. Wang, M. Chen, Z. Yang, W. Saad, T. Luo, H. V. Poor, and S. Cui, "Meta-Reinforcement Learning for Immersive Virtual Reality over THz/VLC Wireless Networks", Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Montreal, Canada, June 2021.

    14. B. Zhou and W. Saad, "Age of Information in Ultra-Dense IoT Systems with Noisy Channels: With and Without Feedback", Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Communication Theory Symposium, Montreal, Canada, June 2021.

    15. Z. Gong, Q. Cui, C. Chaccour, B. Zhou, M. Chen, and W. Saad, "Lifelong Learning for Minimizing Age of Information in Internet of Things Networks", Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), SAC Machine Learning for Communications Track, Montreal, Canada, June 2021.

    16. Z. Yang, M. Chen, K. K. Wong, W. Saad, H. V. Poor, and S. Cui, "Performance Optimization of a Distributed Primal-Dual Algorithm over Wireless Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Green Communication Systems and Networks Symposium, Montreal, Canada, June 2021.

    17. T. Park, W. Saad, and B. Zhou, "On the Minimization of Non-Linear Age of Information in the Internet of Things", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Montreal, Canada, June 2021.

    18. J. Liu, Y. Xiao, Y. Li, G. Shi, W. Saad, and H. V. Poor, "Spatio-temporal Modeling for Large-scale Vehicular Networks Using Graph Convolutional Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Montreal, Canada, June 2021.

    19. Y. Hu, M. Chen, W. Saad, H. V. Poor, and S. Cui, "Meta-Reinforcement Learning for Trajectory Design in Wireless UAV Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Cognitive Radio and AI-Enabled Networks Symposium, Taipei, Taiwan, December 2020. Best Paper Award.

    20. C. Chaccour and W. Saad, "On the Ruin of Age of Information in Augmented Reality over Wireless Terahertz (THz) Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Communication QoS, Reliability and Modeling Symposium, Taipei, Taiwan, December 2020.

    21. B. Zhou and W. Saad, "On the Age of Information in Internet of Things Systems with Correlated Devices", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Communication Theory Symposium, Taipei, Taiwan, December 2020.

    22. S. Wang, M. Chen, W. Saad, C. Yin, S. Cui, and H. V. Poor, "Reinforcement Learning for Minimizing Age of Information under Realistic Physical Dynamics", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Green Communications Systems and Networks Symposium, Taipei, Taiwan, December 2020.

    23. Q. Zhang, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Distributional Reinforcement Learning for mmWave Communications with Intelligent Reflectors on a UAV", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Next Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Taipei, Taiwan, December 2020.

    24. Z. Yang, M. Chen, W. Saad, W. Xu, M. Shikh-Bahaei, H. V. Poor and S. Cui, "Resource Allocation for Wireless Communications with Distributed Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Taipei, Taiwan, December 2020.

    25. Z. Yang, M. Chen, W. Saad, C. S. Hong, M. Shikh-Bahaei, H. V. Poor and S. Cui, "Delay Minimization for Federated Learning Over Wireless Communication Networks", in Proc. of International Conference on Machine Learning, Workshop on Federated Learning for User Privacy and Data Confidentiality (ICML-FL), Vienna, Austria, July 2020.

    26. G. Lee, J. Guo, K. J. Kim, P. Orlik, H. Ahn, S. Di Cairano, and W. Saad, "Edge Computing for Interconnected Intersections in Internet of Vehicles", in Proc. of the IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium (IV), Las Vegas, NV, USA, June 2020.

    27. C. Chaccour, M. Naderi Soorki, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and P. Popovski, "Risk-Based Optimization of Virtual Reality over Terahertz Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Dublin, Ireland, June 2020.

    28. B. Zhou, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and P. Popovski, "Risk-Aware Optimization of Age of Information in the Internet of Things", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Communication Theory Symposium, Dublin, Ireland, June 2020.

    29. T. Zeng, O. Semiari, M. Mozaffari, M. Chen, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Federated Learning in the Sky: Joint Power Allocation and Scheduling with UAV Swarms", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Dublin, Ireland, June 2020.

    30. M. Chen, H. V. Poor, W. Saad, and S. Cui, "Convergence Time Minimization of Federated Learning over Wireless Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Cognitive Radio and AI-Enabled Networks Symposium, Dublin, Ireland, June 2020. Best Paper Award.

    31. M. Jung, W. Saad, M. Debbah, and C. S. Hong, "Asymptotic Optimality of Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces:Passive Beamforming and Achievable Rate", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Wireless Communications Symposium, Dublin, Ireland, June 2020.

    32. R. Amer, W. Saad, B. Galkin, and N. Marchetti, "Performance Analysis of Mobile Cellular-Connected Drones under Practical Antenna Configurations", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Dublin, Ireland, June 2020.

    33. S. Wang, M. Chen, W. Saad, and C. Yin, "Federated Learning for Energy-Efficient Task Computing in Wireless Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Wireless Communications Symposium, Dublin, Ireland, June 2020.

    34. G. Lee, M. Jung, A. T. Kasgari, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Deep Reinforcement Learning for Energy-Efficient Networking with Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Green Communication Systems and Networks Symposium, Dublin, Ireland, June 2020.

    35. X. Zhang, Y. Xiao, Q. Li, and W. Saad, "Deep Reinforcement Learning for Fog Computing-based Vehicular System with Multi-operator Support", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), SAC Cloud & Fog Computing, Networking, and Storage Track, Dublin, Ireland, June 2020.

    36. C. W. Zaw, N. T. Tran, W. Saad, Z. Han, and C. S. Hong, "Generalized Nash Equilibrium Game for Radio and Computing Resource Allocation in Co-located MEC", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Communication Software, Services and Multimedia Applications Symposium, Dublin, Ireland, June 2020.

    37. Z. Yang, M. Chen, W. Saad, and M. Shikh-Bahaei , "Downlink Sum-Rate Maximization for Rate Splitting Multiple Access (RSMA)", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Dublin, Ireland, June 2020.

    38. M. U. Chowdhury, W. Saad, and I. Guvenc, "Mobility Management for Cellular-Connected UAVs: A Learning-Based Approach", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Workshop on Edge Machine Learning for 5G Mobile Networks and Beyond, Dublin, Ireland, June 2020.

    39. M. Chen, H. V. Poor, W. Saad, and S. Cui, "Performance Optimization of Federated Learning over Mobile Wireless Networks", invited, in Proc. of 21st IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC), Atlanta, GA, USA, May 2020.

    40. X. Liu, M. Chen, S. Wang, W. Saad, and C. Yin, "Trajectory Design for Energy Harvesting UAV Networks: A Foraging Approach", in Proc. of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Wireless Networks Track, Seoul, South Korea, April 2020.

    41. M. Chen, Z. Yang, W. Saad, C. Yin, H. V. Poor, and S. Cui, "Performance Optimization of Federated Learning over Wireless Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Cognitive Radio and AI-Enabled Networks Symposium, Waikoloa, HI, USA, December 2019.

    42. M. Chen, O. Semiari, W. Saad, X. Liu, and C. Yin, "Federated Deep Learning for Immersive Virtual Reality over Wireless Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Cognitive Radio and AI-Enabled Networks Symposium, Waikoloa, HI, USA, December 2019.

    43. A. Ferdowsi and W. Saad, "Generative Adversarial Networks for Distributed Intrusion Detection in the Internet of Things", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Communication & Information System Security Symposium, Waikoloa, HI, USA, December 2019.

    44. T. Zeng, O. Semiari, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Dependence Control for Reliability Optimization in Vehicular Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Waikoloa, HI, USA, December 2019.

    45. Q. Zhang, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Reflections in the Sky: Millimeter Wave Communication with UAV-Carried Intelligent Reflectors", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Waikoloa, HI, USA, December 2019.

    46. Y. Wang, M. Chen, Z. Yang, X. Hao, T. Luo, and W. Saad, "Gated Recurrent Units Learning for Optimal Deployment of Visible Light Communications Enabled UAVs", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Waikoloa, HI, USA, December 2019.

    47. M. Jung, W. Saad, and G. Kong, "Spectral Efficiency in Large Intelligent Surfaces: Asymptotic Analysis Under Pilot Contamination", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Communication Theory Symposium, Waikoloa, HI, USA, December 2019.

    48. M. Naderi Soorki, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Ultra-Reliable Millimeter-Wave Communications using an Artificial Intelligence-Powered Reflector", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Wireless Communications Symposium, Waikoloa, HI, USA, December 2019.

    49. Z. Yang, M. Chen, W. Saad, W. Xu, and M. Shikh-Bahaei, "Sum-Rate Maximization of Uplink Rate Splitting Multiple Access (RSMA) Communication", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Wireless Communications Symposium, Waikoloa, HI, USA, December 2019.

    50. M. A. Abd-Elmagid, A. Ferdowsi, H. S. Dhillon, and W. Saad, "Deep Reinforcement Learning for Minimizing Age-of-Information in UAV-assisted Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Waikoloa, HI, USA, December 2019.

    51. Y. Zhao, B. Zhou, W. Saad, and X. Luo, "Age of Information Analysis for Dynamic Spectrum Sharing", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (GlobalSIP), Ottawa, Canada, November 2019.

    52. M. Rahman, M. Yuksel, and W. Saad, "Regulations and Strategies in Subsidy-based Spectrum Sharing Markets", in Proc. of the IEEE International Symposium on Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks (DySpan), Newark, NJ, USA, November 2019.

    53. C. Chaccour, R. Amer, B. Zhou, and W. Saad, "On the Reliability of Wireless Virtual Reality at Terahertz (THz) Frequencies", in Proc. of 10th IFIP International Conference on New Technologies, Mobility and Security (NTMS), Mobility & Wireless Networks Track, Canary Islands, Spain, June 2019. Best Paper Award.

    54. Y. Hu, M. Chen, and W. Saad, "Competitive Market for Joint Access and Backhaul Resource Allocation in Satellite-Drone Networks", in Proc. of 10th IFIP International Conference on New Technologies, Mobility and Security (NTMS), Mobility & Wireless Networks Track, Canary Islands, Spain, June 2019.

    55. A. El-Dosouky, A. Ferdowsi, and W. Saad, "Deceiving GPS Spoofers: A Game Theoretic Countermeasure for Wireless Drones", in Proc. IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (Poster Track), Washington, DC, June 2019.

    56. A. T. Z. Kasgari and W. Saad, "Model-Free Ultra Reliable Low Latency Communication (URLLC): a Deep Reinforcement Learning Framework", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Shanghai, China, May 2019.

    57. B. Zhou and W. Saad, "Minimizing Age of Information in the Internet of Things with Non-uniform Status Packet Sizes", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Communication Theory Symposium, Shanghai, China, May 2019.

    58. T. Zeng, O. Semiari, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Joint Communication and Control System Design for Connected and Autonomous Vehicle Navigation", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Shanghai, China, May 2019.

    59. M. Chen, W. Saad, and C. Yin, "Deep Learning for 360 Content Transmission in UAV-Enabled Virtual Reality", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Shanghai, China, May 2019.

    60. M. Chen, W. Saad, and C. Yin, "Liquid State based Transfer Learning for 360 Image Transmission in Wireless VR Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Cognitive Radio and Networks Symposium, Shanghai, China, May 2019.

    61. G. M. M. Hasan, M. A. Rahman, M. Manshaei, and W. Saad, "A Game-Theoretic Analysis of Pricing Competition between Aggregators in V2G Systems", in Proc. of IEEE 43rd Annual Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), Milwaukee, WI, USA, July 2019.

    62. R. Amer, W. Saad, H. Elsawy, M. Butt, and N. Marchetti, "Caching to the Sky: Performance Analysis of Cache-Assisted CoMP for Cellular-Connected UAVs", in Proc. of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Wireless Networks Track, Marrakech, Morocco, April 2019.

    63. A. French, M. Mozaffari, A. El-Dosouky, and W. Saad, "Environment-Aware Deployment of Wireless Drones Base Stations with Google Earth Simulator", in Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing (PerCom), Workshop on UNmanned aerial vehicle Applications in the Smart City: from Guidance technology to enhanced system Interaction (UNAGI), Kyoto, Japan, March 2019.

    64. A. Ferdowsi and W. Saad, "A Colonel Blotto Game for Security of Interdependent Intelligent Transportation and Communications Systems", in Proc. of International Conference on Emerging Technologies of Information and Communications (ETIC), Bhutan, 2019.

    65. B. Zhou and W. Saad, "Optimal Sampling and Updating for Minimizing Age of Information in the Internet of Things", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Communications Theory Symposium, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018. This paper received the Best Paper Award at IEEE GLOBECOM 2018.

    66. M. Mozaffari, A. T. Z. Kasgari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "3D Cellular Network Architecture with Drones for Beyond 5G", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM),Next Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018.

    67. Q. Zhang, M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Machine Learning for Predictive On-Demand Deployment of UAVs for Wireless Communications", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Green Communications Systems and Networks Symposium, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018.

    68. G. Lee, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Online Optimization for UAV-assisted Distributed Fog Computing in Smart Factories of Industry 4.0", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Selected Areas in Communications Symposiums - Internet of Things Track, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018.

    69. S. Samarakoon, M. Bennis, W. Saad, and M. Debbah, "Federated Learning for Ultra-Reliable Low-Latency V2V Communications", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Selected Areas in Communications Symposium - Tactile Internet Track, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018.

    70. M. Abdel-Aziz, C.-F. Liu, S. Samarakoon, M. Bennis, and W. Saad, "Ultra-Reliable Low-Latency Vehicular Networks: Taming the Age of Information Tail", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Next Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018.

    71. N. Abuzainab and W. Saad, "Misinformation Control in the Internet of Battlefield Things: A Multiclass Mean-Field Game", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Selected Areas in Communications Symposiums - Internet of Things Track, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018.

    72. M. K. Tareq, O. Semiari, M. A. Salehi, and W. Saad, "Ultra Reliable, Low Latency Vehicle-to-Infrastructure Wireless Communications with Edge Computing", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Mobile and Wireless Networks Symposium, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018.

    73. M. Monwar, O. Semiari, and W. Saad, "Optimized Path Planning for Inspection by Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Swarm with Energy Constraints", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks Symposium, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018.

    74. T. Park, G. Lee, and W. Saad, "Message-Aware Uplink Transmit Power Level Partitioning for Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access (NOMA)", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Next Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018.

    75. S. Ali, A. Ferdowsi, W. Saad, and N. Rajatheva, "Sleeping Multi-Armed Bandits for Fast Uplink Grant Allocation in Machine Type Communications", in Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Workshop on Ultra-high speed, low latency and massive connectivity communication for 5G/B5G, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018.

    76. X. Liu, M. Chen, C. Yin, and W. Saad, "Analysis of Memory Capacity for Deep Echo State Networks", in Proc. 17th IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA), Orlando, FL, USA, December 2018.

    77. A. Ferdowsi, U. Challita, W. Saad, and N. B. Mandayam, "Robust Deep Reinforcement Learning for Security and Safety in Autonomous Vehicle Systems", in Proc. 21st IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Maui, HI, USA, November 2018.

    78. T. Zeng, M. Mozaffari, O. Semiari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Wireless Communications and Control for Swarms of Cellular-Connected UAVs", in Proc. of the 52nd Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, Pacific Grove, CA, USA, November 2018.

    79. A. Ferdowsi, A. Sanjab, W. Saad, and T. Başar, "Generalized Colonel Blotto Game", in Proc. American Control Conference (ACC), Milwaukee, WI, USA, June 2018.

    80. A. Taleb Zadeh Kasgari, B. Maham, H. Kebriaei, and W. Saad, "Dynamic Learning for Distributed Power Control in Underlaid Cognitive Radio Networks", in Proc. 14th International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Limasol, Cyprus, June 2018.

    81. K. Hamidouche, A. Taleb Zadeh Kasgari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Collaborative Artificial Intelligence (AI) for User-Cell Association in Ultra-Dense Cellular Systems", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Workshop on Promises and Challenges of Machine Learning in Communication Networks, Kansas City, MO, USA, May 2018.

    82. T. Zeng, O. Semiari, W. Saad, and M. Bennis, "Integrated Communications and Control Co-Design for Wireless Vehicular Platoon System", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), SAC Symposium Smart Cities Track, Kansas City, MO, USA, May 2018.

    83. U. Challita, W. Saad, and C. Bettstetter, "Deep Reinforcement Learning for Interference-Aware Path Planning of Cellular-Connected UAVs", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Wireless Networking Symposium, Kansas City, MO, USA, May 2018.

    84. M. Mozaffari, W. Saad, M. Bennis, and M. Debbah, "Drone-based Antenna Array for Service Time Minimization in Wireless Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Wireless Networking Symposium, Kansas City, MO, USA, May 2018.

    85. A. Ferdowsi and W. Saad, "Deep Learning-Based Dynamic Watermarking for Secure Signal Authentication in the Internet of Things", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Communication and Information Systems Security Symposium, Kansas City, MO, USA, May 2018.

    86. Y. Hu, N. Abuzainab, and W. Saad, "Dynamic Psychological Game for Adversarial Internet of Battlefield Things Systems", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Communication and Information Systems Security Symposium, Kansas City, MO, USA, May 2018.

    87. M. Chen, W. Saad, and C. Yin, "Echo State Learning for Wireless Virtual Reality Resource Allocation in UAV-enabled LTE-U Networks", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Cognitive Radio Networking Symposium, Kansas City, MO, USA, May 2018.

    88. K. Ahn, A. Dadlani, K. Kim, and W. Saad, "Revenue Maximization of Multi-class Charging Stations with Opportunistic Charger Sharing", in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Smart Grid Communications Track, Kansas City, MO, USA, May 2018.

    89. A. Taleb Zadeh Kasgari and W. Saad, "Stochastic Optimization and Control Framework for 5G Network Slicing with Effective Isolation", Proc. of the IEEE 52nd Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS), Princeton, NJ, USA, March 2018.

    90. 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.

    91. A. K. Bairagi, N. H. Tran, W. Saad, and C. S. Hong, "Bargaining Game for Effective Coexistence between LTE-U and Wi-Fi Systems", in Proc. IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS), Taipei, Taiwan, April 2018.

    92. 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.

    93. 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.

    94. 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.

    95. 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.

    96. 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.

    97. 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.

    98. 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.

    99. 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.

    100. 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.

    101. 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.

    102. 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.

    103. 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.

    104. 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.

    105. 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.

    106. A. Taleb Zadeh Kasgari, 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.

    107. 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.

    108. 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.

    109. 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.

    110. 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.

    111. 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.

    112. 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.

    113. 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.

    114. 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.

    115. 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.

    116. 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.

    117. 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.

    118. 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.

    119. 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.

    120. 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.

    121. 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.

    122. 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.

    123. 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.

    124. 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.

    125. 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.

    126. 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.

    127. 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.

    128. 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.

    129. 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.

    130. 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.

    131. 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.

    132. 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.

    133. 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.

    134. 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

    135. 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.

    136. 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.

    137. 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.

    138. 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.

    139. 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.

    140. 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.

    141. 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.

    142. 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.

    143. 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.

    144. 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.

    145. 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.

    146. 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.

    147. 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.

    148. 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.

    149. 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.

    150. 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.

    151. 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.

    152. 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.

    153. 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.

    154. 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.

    155. 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.

    156. 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.

    157. 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.

    158. 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.

    159. 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).

    160. 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.

    161. 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.

    162. 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.

    163. 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.

    164. 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.

    165. 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 2015. The paper received a "Best Student Paper Award".

    166. 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.

    167. 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.

    168. 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.

    169. 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.

    170. 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.

    171. 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.

    172. 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.

    173. 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.

    174. 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.

    175. 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.

    176. 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.

    177. 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.

    178. 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.

    179. 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.

    180. 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.

    181. 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.

    182. 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.

    183. 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.

    184. 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.

    185. 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.

    186. 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.

    187. 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.

    188. 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.

    189. 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.

    190. 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

    191. 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

    192. 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

    193. 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.

    194. 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.

    195. 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.

    196. 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.

    197. 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.

    198. 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.

    199. 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

    200. 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

    201. 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.

    202. 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.

    203. 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.

    204. 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.

    205. 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.

    206. 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.

    207. 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.

    208. 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.

    209. 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.

    210. 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.

    211. 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.

    212. 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.

    213. 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.

    214. 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.

    215. 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.

    216. 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.

    217. 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.

    218. 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.

    219. 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.

    220. 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.

    221. 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.

    222. 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.

    223. 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.

    224. 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.

    225. 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.

    226. 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.

    227. 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.

    228. 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.

    229. 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

    230. 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.

    231. 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.

    232. 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.

    233. 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.

    234. 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.

    235. 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.

    236. 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.

    237. D. Niyato, P. Wang, W. Saad, Z. Han, and A. Hjørungnes, "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.

    238. W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, M. Debbah, and A. Hjørungnes, "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.

    239. D. Niyato, Z. Han, W. Saad, and A. Hjørungnes, "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.

    240. D. Niyato, P. Wang, W. Saad, and A. Hjørungnes, "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.

    241. B. Maham, W. Saad, M. Debbah, Z. Han, and A. Hjørungnes, "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.

    242. W. Saad, T. Alpcan, T. Başar, and A. Hjørungnes, "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

    243. 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.

    244. W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, A. Hjørungnes, 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.

    245. D. Niyato, P. Wang, W. Saad and A. Hjørungnes, "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.

    246. W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, M. Debbah and A. Hjørungnes, "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.

    247. W. Saad, A. Hjørungnes, 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.

    248. W. Saad, Q. Zhu, T. Başar, Z. Han and A. Hjørungnes, "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.

    249. W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, M. Debbah and A. Hjørungnes, "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.

    250. The paper received the "Best Paper Award" at WiOpt'09.W. Saad, Z. Han, T. Başar, M. Debbah and A. Hjørungnes, "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.

    251. W. Saad, Z. Han, M. Debbah, A. Hjørungnes, 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.

    252. W. Saad, Z. Han, M. Debbah, A. Hjørungnes, 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.

    253. W. Saad, Z. Han, M. Debbah and A. Hjørungnes, "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.

    254. W. Saad, Z. Han, M. Debbah, and A. Hjørungnes, "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.

    255. 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.

    256. 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.

    257. 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.

Patents:

    1. Z. Han, W. Saad, and H. V. Poor, "A method for securing backscatter communication systems", U.S. patent granted, 2017.