IEEE Latin-American Conference on Communications
17–19 November 2021 // Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Technical Sessions


***Times are listed in Dominican Republic Time Zome. Click HERE to find out your corresponding time; use Santo Domingo as the first city.***

November 17th

Start End Tutorials
09:30 13:00 Towards UAV-Based Airborne Computing: Applications, Design, and Prototype
14:30 16:00 Design Aspects for 6G Core Architectures 5G Technology Evolution Trends Shaping 6G


November 18th

Start End Technical Session 1: Optical Communication and Networks
Meeting Room: Open Space @ S Level
10:30 10:50 Towards DRL-based Routing and Spectrum Assignment in Optical Networks: Lessons to be Learned from Markov Decision Processes
10:50 11:10 Surrogate Model for Adaptive Control of Optical Amplifier Operating Point based on Machine Learning
11:10 11:30 Crosstalk and Fragmentation-aware Algorithm for Space-Division Multiplexing Elastic Optical Networks
11:30 11:50 Survivable Routing, Modulation, and Spectrum Assignment by means of Ant Colony Optimization
11:50 12:10 Experimental Demonstration of Direct-Detection Optical Fast-OFDM using Memory Polynomials
12:10 12:30 Differentiated Resource Allocation in Resilient SDM-EON


Start End Technical Session 2: Artificial Intelligence for Communications and Networks
Meeting Room: Auditorium @ 3rd Level
10:30 10:50 Phase-noise Compensation for QPSK-RoF-OFDM Signals with the Extreme Learning Machine Algorithm for Multilayer Perceptron
10:50 11:10 Extreme Learning Machine Based Channel Estimator and Equalizer for Underground Mining VLC Systems
11:10 11:30 Training Effect on AI-based Resource Allocation in small-cell networks
11:30 11:50 Analysis of VNF Control Traffic in 5G Scenarios extended with LPWA Networks
11:50 12:10 Forescating Mobile Network Traffic based on Deep Learning Networks
12:10 12:30 Rainbow deep reinforcement learning for TCPcongestion control


Start End Technical Session 3: Communications and Information Security
Meeting Room: Box 2 @ S Level
10:30 10:50 Easy-Auth: Graphical Password Authentication using a Randomization Method
10:50 11:10 Secrecy in an IoT System with Correlated and Non-identical Eavesdroppers
11:10 11:30 Secure Contactless Mobile Payment System
11:30 11:50 Physical Layer Authentication with Cooperative Wireless Communications and Machine Learning
11:50 12:10 A Network Intrusion Detection System using Deep Learning against MQTT Attacks in IoT
12:10 12:30 BGP Anomalies Classification using Features based on AS Relationship Graphs


Start End Technical Session 4: Internet of Things, Smart cities and urban computing
Meeting Room: Meeting Room @ S Level
10:30 10:50 Performance Comparison of Database Server based on SoC FPGA and ARM Processor
10:50 11:10 Analysis of Air Pollution Utilizing Virtual Sensor Models
11:10 11:30 Computational Heuristics in VehicleCommunication Infrastructure Optimization
11:30 11:50 Attack Detection in Smart Home IoT Networks using CluStream and Page-Hinkley Test
11:50 12:10 5G Time Synchronization: Performance Analysis and Enhancements for Multipath Scenarios
12:10 12:30 Combining REST and SNMP for HTTP traffic optimization: A case study on gourmet cocoa drying


November 19th

Start End Technical Session 5: Wireless Communications
Meeting Room: Auditorium @ 3rd Level
10:30 10:50 Interference Model for macro-femtocell networks
10:50 11:10 Signature Spatial Modulation Using Dual-Polarized Antennas
11:10 11:30 On the Application of 5G to Energy Distribution Companies: a Brazilian Case of Study
11:30 11:50 Performance Evaluation of IEEE~802.11ax for Residential Networks
11:50 12:10 Mutational LDPC Decoding
12:10 12:30 Blocklength Minimization in NOMA Systems With Hybrid Long and Short Packets


Start End Technical Session 6: Software Defined Networks and Network Function Virtualization || Cloud, edge and fog computing
Meeting Room: Box 2 @ S Level
10:30 10:50 INCA: a mechanism for traffic identification and chaining in the data plane
10:50 11:10 RunC and kata runtime using Docker: A network perspective comparison
11:10 11:30 MLOOF: Multi-level online offload framework for IoT devices and smartphones
11:30 11:50 Predicting Video Bitrate from Encrypted Streaming Traffic in SDN-based 5G Networks with ML
11:50 12:10 Cloud Condition Monitoring Platform for Steel Rolling Mill Machines
12:10 12:30 Predicting Response Time in SDN-Fog Environments for IIoT Applications
Start End Technical Session 7: Communications Theory and Systems || Signal Processing for Communications
Meeting Room: Open Space @ S Level
10:30 10:50 LLR Metrics for 4096-QAM Soft-Decision: Implementation in IEEE 802.11be (Wi-Fi 7)
10:50 11:10 Adapting Optical Amplifier Response Estimation to Consider Non-Flat Input Signals
11:10 11:30 Single Frequency Network Broadcasting with 5GNR Numerology
11:30 11:50 Interference Analysis for Multi-Carrier Systems Over Fast-Fading Multipath Channels
11:50 12:10 Analysis of Kalman Filtering for Clock Synchronization in PTP-Unaware Networks
12:10 12:30 Symplectic Tensor Signal Algebraic Framework for Delay-Doppler Processing in OTFS Networks


Start End Technical Session 8: Cognitive networks || Vehicular, Aerial, and Satellite Communications and Networks
Meeting Room: Meeting Room @ S Level
10:30 10:50 Multiantenna-Cognitive-Radio-Based Blind Spectrum Sensing Under Correlated Signals
10:50 11:10 TV White Spaces in Smart Grids: Case Study in La Guajira
11:10 11:30 Analysis of the Selection DF Relaying Scheme in VANET
11:30 11:50 Omega Deployment: Designing the Communication Roadside Infrastructure for Vehicles Ensuring Minimum QoS Levels of Connectivity During Fluctuations of the Vehicles Flow
11:50 12:10 Second-order statistics of rain attenuation for satellite links located in the Ecuadorian coastal zone
12:10 12:30 A Fuzzy-Genetic Approach for 5G/6G Opportunistic Slicing


Start End Technical Session 9: Visible light communications
Meeting Room: Meeting Room @ S Level
14:50 15:10 Pilot-Assisted PAPR Reduction in PAM-DMT based Visible Light Communication Systems
15:10 15:30 Effects of LED Non-linear Response and Waveform Settings on Multi-Cell VLC System Deployments
Start End Technical Session 10: Signal Processing for Communications
Meeting Room: Open Space @ S Level
14:50 15:10 Manatee Vocalization Detection Method Based on the Autoregressive Model and Neural Network
15:10 15:30 Particle Filter for Joint Carrier Phase, Doppler Shift and Doppler Rate Estimation and Data Detection


Start End Technical Session 11: Communication QoS, Reliability and Performance Modeling
Meeting Room: Box 2 @ S Level
14:50 15:10 Delay Optimization for Switchless ARINC 664 Mesh Networks with Cyclic Dependencies
15:10 15:30 Computational Modeling of Age of Information for Cyber-physical Systems