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All-to-All Communication in Random Regular Directed Graphs (Abstract)

Joohwan Kim , Joohwan Kim is with the Coordinated Science Lab and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (e-mail: joohwan@illinois.edu).
Arash Ghayoori , Joohwan Kim is with the Coordinated Science Lab and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (e-mail: joohwan@illinois.edu).
R. Srikant , Joohwan Kim is with the Coordinated Science Lab and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (e-mail: joohwan@illinois.edu).

Robust Network Routing under Cascading Failures (Abstract)

Ketan Savla , K. Savla is with the Sonny Astani Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA (E-mail: ksavla@usc.edu).

Belief Dynamics in Social Networks: A Fluid-Based Analysis (Abstract)

Alessandro Nordio , IEIIT-CNR, Torino, Torino Italy (e-mail: alessandro.nordio@ieiit.cnr.it)
Alberto Tarable , Istituto di Elettronica e di Ingegnerria dell'Informazione e delleTelecomunicazioni, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, 9327 Roma, Roma Italy 00185 (e-mail: alberto.tarable@ieiit.cnr.it)
Carla-Fabiana Chiasserini , Dipartimento di Elettronica e Telecomunicazioni, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy Italy 10129 (e-mail: chiasserini@polito.it)
Emilio Leonardi , Electrical Engineering, Politecnico di Torino (Italy), Torino, Piedmont Italy 10129 (e-mail: emilio.leonardi@polito.it)

Comparing the Effects of Failures in Power Grids under the AC and DC Power Flow Models (Abstract)

Hale Cetinay , Intelligent Systems, Technische Universiteit Delft, 2860 Delft, Delft Netherlands 2600 AA (e-mail: h.cetinay-iyicil@tudelft.nl)
Saleh Soltan , Electrical Engineering, Columbia University, 5798 New York, New York United States (e-mail: saleh@ee.columbia.edu)
Fernando A. Kuipers , Intelligent Systems, Technische Universiteit Delft, 2860 Delft, Delft Netherlands (e-mail: F.A.Kuipers@tudelft.nl)
Gil Zussman , Electrical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York United States 10027 (e-mail: gil@ee.columbia.edu)
Piet Van Mieghem , Delft University of Technology, Delft, Zuid-Holland Netherlands (e-mail: P.F.A.VanMieghem@tudelft.nl)

A Resource Allocation Mechanism for Cloud Radio Access Network Based on Cell Differentiation And Integration Concept (PDF)

Zainab H. Fakhri , Bruel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland UB8 3PH (e-mail: zainab.fakhri@brunel.ac.uk)
M. Khan , Bruel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (e-mail: muhammad.khan@brunel.ac.uk)
Firas Sabir , Bruel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (e-mail: Firas.sabir@brunel.ac.uk)
H. S. Al-Raweshidy , Bruel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (e-mail: hamed.al-raweshidy@brunelac.uk)

Detecting Cascades from Weak Signatures (Abstract)

Eli A. Meirom , Electrical Engineering, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Haifa Israel (e-mail: bloodymeli@gmail.com)
Constantine Caramanis , Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas United States (e-mail: constantine@utexas.edu)
Shie Mannor , Electrical Engineering, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Haifa Israel (e-mail: shie@ee.technion.ac.il)
Ariel Orda , Technion Israel Institute of Technology Faculty of Electrical Engineering, 113302 Haifa, Haifa Israel (e-mail: ariel@ee.technion.ac.il)
Sanjay Shakkottai , University of Texas at Austin, 12330 Austin, Texas United States (e-mail: shakkott@austin.utexas.edu)

Modelling Spreading Process Induced by Agent Mobility in Complex Networks (Abstract)

Wei Koong Chai , Dept. of Computing and Informatics, Bournemouth University, Poole, Dorset United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland BH12 5BB (e-mail: wchai@bournemouth.ac.uk)

Cascading Edge Failures: A Dynamic Network Process (Abstract)

June Zhang , Electrical Engineering, University of Hawai'i at Manoa, 3949 Honolulu, Hawaii United States (e-mail: zjz@hawaii.edu)
Jose M. F. Moura , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania United States 15213-3890 (e-mail: moura@ece.cmu.edu)

Minimizing Social Cost of Vaccinating Network SIS Epidemics (Abstract)

Xiao-Jie Li , Electronic Engineering, Fudan University, 12478 Shanghai, Shanghai China 200433 (e-mail: 15110720037@fudan.edu.cn)
Cong Li , Electronic Engineering, Fudan University, 12478 Shanghai, Shanghai China 200433 (e-mail: Cong_li@fudan.edu.cn)
Xiang Li , Electrical Engineering, Fudan University, 12478 Shanghai, Shanghai China 200433 (e-mail: lix@fudan.edu.cn)

A General Method to Determine Asymptotic Capacity Upper Bounds for Wireless Networks (Abstract)

Canming Jiang , ECE, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia United States (e-mail: jcm@vt.edu)
Yi Shi , ECE, Virginia Tech, Boyds, Maryland United States 20841 (e-mail: yshi@vt.edu)
Thomas Hou , ECE, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia United States 24061 (e-mail: thou@vt.edu)
Wenjing Lou , Computer Science, Virginia Tech, Falls Church, Virginia United States 22043 (e-mail: wjlou@vt.edu)
Sastry Kompella , Information Technology Division, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, District of Columbia United States 20375 (e-mail: sastry.kompella@nrl.navy.mil)
Scott F. Midkiff , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Tech, Arlington, Virginia United States 22203 (e-mail: midkiff@vt.edu)

Contact Adaption during Epidemics: A Multilayer Network Formulation Approach (Abstract)

Faryad Darabi Sahneh , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas United States 66506 (e-mail: faryad@ksu.edu)
aram vajdi , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Kansas State University, 5308 Manhattan, Kansas United States (e-mail: avajdi@ksu.edu)
Joshua Melander , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Kansas State University, 5308 Manhattan, Kansas United States (e-mail: jmelander@ksu.edu)
Caterina Scoglio , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas United States (e-mail: caterina@ksu.edu)

Passivity Analysis and Pinning Control of Multi-Weighted Complex Dynamical Networks (Abstract)

Jin-Liang Wang , Tianjin Polytechnic University, 47847 Tianjin, Tianjin China 300387 (e-mail: wangjinliang1984@163.com)
Meng Xu , Tianjin Polytechnic University School of Computer Science and Software Engineering, 486690 Tianjin, TianJin China 300160 (e-mail: 15222214360@163.com)
Huai-Ning Wu , Beihang University, 12633 Beijing, Beijing China 100083 (e-mail: whn@buaa.edu.cn)
Tingwen Huang , Texas A & M University at Qatar, Texas A & M University at Qatar, Doha, Doha Qatar (e-mail: tingwen.huang@qatar.tamu.edu)

Time to extinction for the SIS epidemic model: new bounds on the tail probabilities (Abstract)

Fabio Fagnani , Mathematical Sciences, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy Italy 10129 (e-mail: fabio.fagnani@polito.it)
Lorenzo Zino , Department of Mathematical Sciences, Polytechnic University of Turin, Turin, Turin Italy (e-mail: lorenzo.zino@unito.it)

Modeling Spread of Preferences in Social Networks for Sampling-based Preference Aggregation (Abstract)

Swapnil Dhamal , Computer Science and Automation, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Karnataka India (e-mail: swapnil.dhamal@gmail.com)
Rohith Dwarakanath Vallam , Computer Science and Automation, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Karnataka India (e-mail: rohithdv@gmail.com)
Y. Narahari , Computer Science and Automation, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Karnataka India (e-mail: hari@csa.iisc.ernet.in)

Identifying Influential Spreaders in Complex Multilayer Networks: A centrality perspective (Abstract)

Pavlos Basaras , Computer & Communications Engineering, University of Thessaly, Volos, Magnesia Greece (e-mail: pbasaras@gmail.com)
George Iosifidis , Electrical Engineering, and Institute for Network Science, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut United States (e-mail: giosifid@gmail.com)
Dimitrios Katsaros , Computer & Communications Engineering, University of Thessaly, Volos, Magnesia Greece (e-mail: dkatsar@inf.uth.gr)
Leandros Tassiulas , Electrical Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut United States (e-mail: leandros.tassiulas@yale.edu)

Shotgun assembly of labeled graphs (Abstract)

Elchanan Mossel , Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2167 Cambridge, Massachusetts United States (e-mail: mossel@stat.berkeley.edu)
Nathan Ross , School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria Australia 3010 (e-mail: nathan.ross@unimelb.edu.au)

Threshold Models of Cascades in Large-Scale Networks (Abstract)

Wilbert Samuel Rossi , Universiteit Twente, 3230 Enschede, Overijsel Netherlands 7500 AE (e-mail: w.s.rossi@utwente.nl)
Giacomo Como , Mathematical Sciences, Politecnico di Torino, 19032 Torino, Piemonte Italy (e-mail: giacomo.como@control.lth.se)
Fabio Fagnani , Mathematical Sciences, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy Italy 10129 (e-mail: fabio.fagnani@polito.it)

An Efficient Randomized Algorithm for Rumor Blocking in Online Social Networks (Abstract)

Guangmo Tong , Computer Science, University of Texas at Dallas, RICHARDSON, Texas United States 75080 (e-mail: gxt140030@utdallas.edu)
Weili Wu , Computer Science, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas United States 75082 (e-mail: weiliwu@utdallas.edu)
Ling Guo , Renmim University of hina, Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: guoling@ruc.edu.cn)
Deying Li , School of information, Renmin University of China, Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: deyingli@ruc.edu.cn)
Cong Liu , Department of Computer Science, The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas United States 27514 (e-mail: cong@utdallas.edu)
Bin Liu , Ocean University of China, 12591 Qingdao, Shandong China (e-mail: binliu@ouc.edu.cn)
Ding-Zhu Du , Computer Science, University of Texas, Richardson, Texas United States (e-mail: dzdu@utdallas.edu)

A General Framework for Sensor Placement in Source Localization (Abstract)

Brunella Spinelli , EPFL, Lausanne, Vaud Switzerland (e-mail: brunella.spinelli@epfl.ch)
Elisa Celis , EPFL, Lausanne, Vaud Switzerland (e-mail: elisa.celis@epfl.ch)
Patrick Thiran , lca3, epfl, lausnne, Vaud Switzerland (e-mail: patrick.thiran@epfl.ch)

Contract Mechanism and Performance Analysis for Data Transaction in Mobile Social Networks (Abstract)

Jun Du , Department of Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: blgdujun@gmail.com)
Chunxiao Jiang , Tsinghua National Laboratory for Information Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: chx.jiang@gmail.com)
Zhu Han , ECE, University of Houston, Houston, Texas United States 77004 (e-mail: zhan2@uh.edu)
Haijun Zhang , Beijing Engineering and Technology Research Center for Convergence Networks and Ubiquitous Services, University of Science and Technology Beijing, 12507 Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: dr.haijun.zhang@ieee.org)
Shahid Mumtaz , IT, Aveiro, Aveiro, Aveiro Portugal (e-mail: smumtaz@av.it.pt)
Yong Ren , Department of Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: reny@tsinghua.edu.cn)

Scalable Privacy-Preserving Participant Selection for Mobile Crowdsensing Systems: Participant Grouping and Secure Group Bidding (Abstract)

Ting Li , Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina United States (e-mail: tli8@uncc.edu)
Taeho Jung , Computer Science and Engineering, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana United States 46556 (e-mail: tjung@nd.edu)
Zhijin Qiu , Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina United States (e-mail: zqiu1@uncc.edu)
Hanshang Li , Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina United States (e-mail: hli39@uncc.edu)
Lijuan Cao , Software and Information Systems, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina United States (e-mail: lcao2@uncc.edu)
Yu Wang , Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina United States 28223 (e-mail: yu.wang@uncc.edu)

The Edge Cover Probability Polynomial of a Graph and Optimal Network Construction (Abstract)

Michael Yatauro , Mathematics, Penn State Brandywine, 52501 Media, Pennsylvania United States 19063-5596 (e-mail: mry3@psu.edu)

Mitigating Bottlenecks in Wide Area Data Analytics via Machine Learning (Abstract)

Hao Wang , ECE, University of Toronto The Edward S Rogers Sr Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 367702 Toronto, Ontario Canada M5S 3G4 (e-mail: haowang@ece.utoronto.ca)
Baochun Li , University of Toronto The Edward S Rogers Sr Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 367702 Toronto, Ontario Canada (e-mail: bli@ece.toronto.edu)

On the convergence of message passing computation of harmonic influence in social networks (Abstract)

Wilbert Samuel Rossi , Universiteit Twente, 3230 Enschede, Overijsel Netherlands 7500 AE (e-mail: w.s.rossi@utwente.nl)
Paolo Frasca , GIPSA-Lab, 84297 Saint Martin d'Heres, Rhéne-Alpes France (e-mail: paolo.frasca@gipsa-lab.fr)

Graph Theoretical Analysis on Distributed Line Graphs for Peer-to-Peer Networks (PDF)

Akiko Manada , The University of Electro-Communications, Chofu, Tokyo Japan (e-mail: amanada@uec.ac.jp)
Hiroyoshi Morita , Graduate School of Informatics and Engineering, The University of Electro-Communications, Chofu, Tokyo Japan (e-mail: morita@uec.ac.jp)

Pricing for profit in Internet of Things (Abstract)

Arnob Ghosh , Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 311308 West Lafayette, Indiana United States 47907-2050 (e-mail: ghosh39@purdue.edu)
Saswati Sarkar , Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: swati@seas.upenn.edu)

Spectral properties of extended Sierpiński graphs and their applications (Abstract)

Yi Qi , School of Computer Science, Fudan University, 12478 Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: qiyi@fudan.edu.cn)
Zhongzhi Zhang , School of Computer Science, Fudan University, 12478 Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: zhangzz@fudan.edu.cn)

Image and Attribute Based Convolutional Neural Network Inference Attacks in Social Networks (Abstract)

Bo Mei , Computer Science, The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia United States (e-mail: bomei@me.com)
Yinhao Xiao , Computer Science, The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia United States (e-mail: xyh3984@gwu.edu)
Ruinian Li , Computer Science, The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia United States (e-mail: ruinian@gwu.edu)
Hong Li , Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: lihong@iie.ac.cn)
Xiuzhen Cheng , Computer Science, The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia United States (e-mail: cheng@gwu.edu)
Yunchuan Sun , School of Business, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: yunch@bnu.edu.cn)

Scheduling Jobs across Geo-Distributed Datacenters with Max-Min Fairness (Abstract)

Li Chen , University of Toronto, TORONTO, Ontario Canada (e-mail: lchen@ece.utoronto.ca)
Shuhao Liu , Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario Canada (e-mail: shuhao@ece.utoronto.ca)
Baochun Li , Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, TORONTO, Ontario Canada (e-mail: bli@ece.toronto.edu)
Bo Li , Computer Science & Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Hong Kong (e-mail: bli@cse.ust.hk)

Node Scheduling and Compressed Sampling for Event Reporting in WSNs (Abstract)

Vishal Krishna Singh , Information Technology, Indian Institute of Information Technology Allahabad, 126240 Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh India (e-mail: vashukrishna@gmail.com)
Manish Kumar , Information Technology, Indian Institute of Information Technology Allahabad, 126240 Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh India (e-mail: manish@iiita.ac.in)
Shekhar Verma , Computer Science, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad, Allahabad, UP India (e-mail: sverma@iiita.ac.in)

Amplitude Death in Strongly Coupled Polygonal Oscillatory Networks with Sharing Branch (Abstract)

Yoko Uwate , Tokushima Daigaku Kogakubu, 91981 Tokushima, Tokushima Japan 770-8501 (e-mail: uwate@ee.tokushima-u.ac.jp)
Yoshifumi Nishio , Tokushima Daigaku Kogakubu, 91981 Tokushima, Tokushima Japan (e-mail: nishio@ee.tokushima-u.ac.jp)

Influence of Clustering on Cascading Failures in Interdependent Systems (Abstract)

Richard La , ECE, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland United States 20742 (e-mail: hyongla@umd.edu)

Placement Optimization for Advertisement Dissemination in Smart City (Abstract)

Huanyang Zheng , Computer and Information Sciences, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: huanyang.zheng@temple.edu)
Jie Wu , Computer & Information Science, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: jiewu@temple.edu)

A Model for Growth of Markets of Products or Services Having Hierarchical Dependence (Abstract)

Choujun Zhan , Electronics Communication and Software Engineering, Nanfang College of Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong China (e-mail: zchoujun2@gmail.com)
Chi. K. Tse , Electronic and Information Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Hong Kong (e-mail: encktse@polyu.edu.hk)

Cultural Structures of Knowledge from Wikipedia Networks of First Links (Abstract)

Maxime Gabella , School of Natural Sciences, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey United States (e-mail: maxime.gabella@gmail.com)

Secure Overlay Routing for Large Scale Networks (Abstract)

Mohammed Gharib , Computer Department, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Tehran Iran (the Islamic Republic of) (e-mail: gharib@ce.sharif.edu)
Homayoun Yousefizadeh , EECS, UC, Irvine, Irvine, California United States 92697 (e-mail: hyousefi@uci.edu)
Ali Movaghar , Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Tehran Iran (the Islamic Republic of) 14588-89694 (e-mail: movaghar@sharif.edu)

Structure-based Sybil Detection in Social Networks via Local Rule-based Propagation (Abstract)

Binghui Wang , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Iowa State University, 1177 Ames, Iowa United States 50011-2140 (e-mail: binghuiw@iastate.edu)
Jinyuan Jia , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Iowa State University, 1177 Ames, Iowa United States (e-mail: jinyuan@iastate.edu)
Le Zhang , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Iowa State University, 1177 Ames, Iowa United States (e-mail: lezhang@iastate.edu)
Neil Zhenqiang Gong , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Iowa State University, 1177 Ames, Iowa United States 50011-2140 (e-mail: neilgong@iastate.edu)

Renewable Energy-Aware Big Data Analytics in Geo-distributed Data Centers with Reinforcement Learning (Abstract)

Chenhan Xu , Computer, Nanjing University of Post and Telecommunications, Nanjing, Jiangsu China (e-mail: xchank@outlook.com)
Kun Wang , Computer, Nanjing University of Post and Telecommunications, Nanjing, Jiangsu China (e-mail: kwang@njupt.edu.cn)
Peng Li , Computer Science, The University of Aizu, Aizu, Wakamatsu Japan (e-mail: pengli@u-aizu.ac.jp)
Rui Xia , Autodesk(China)Software Research and Development Co., Ltd., Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: rui.xia@autodesk.com)
Song Guo , Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, Hong Kong China (e-mail: song.guo@polyu.edu.hk)
Minyi Guo , Computer Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong Universtity, Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: guomy@cs.sjtu.edu.cn)

Tracking Network Evolution and Their Applications in Structural Network Analysis (Abstract)

Tsunghan Wu , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, 33561 Taipei, N/A Taiwan (e-mail: d99921033@ntu.edu.tw)
Cheng-Shang Chang , Institute of Communications Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Hsnichu, Taiwan Taiwan 300 (e-mail: cschang@ee.nthu.edu.tw)
Wanjiun Liao , Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taipei Taiwan (e-mail: wjliao@ntu.edu.tw)

Mobile Social Services with Network Externality: From Separate Pricing to Bundled Pricing (Abstract)

Xuehe Wang , Singapore University of Technology and Design, 233793 Singapore, Singapore Singapore 138682 (e-mail: xuehe_wang@sutd.edu.sg)
Lingjie Duan , Engineering Systems and Design, Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore, Singapore Singapore 138682 (e-mail: lingjie_duan@sutd.edu.sg)
Junshan Zhang , School of ECEE, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona United States 85287 (e-mail: junshan.zhang@asu.edu)

Data Clustering and Graph Partitioning via Simulated Mixing (Abstract)

Shahzad Bhatti , Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Engineering, 124331 Urbana, Illinois United States 61801-2946 (e-mail: bhatti2@illinois.edu)
Carolyn Beck , Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Engineering, 124331 Urbana, Illinois United States (e-mail: beck3@illinois.edu)
Angelia Nedich , School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering, Arizona State University, 7864 Tempe, Arizona United States (e-mail: angelia@illinois.edu)

Hybrid Mixed-Membership Blockmodels for Inference on Realistic Network Interactions (PDF)

Edward K. Kao , Massachusetts Institute of Technology Lincoln Laboratory, 57663 Belmont, Massachusetts United States 02421 (e-mail: edward.kao@ll.mit.edu)
Steven T. Smith , Massachusetts Institute of Technology Lincoln Laboratory, 57663 Lexington, Massachusetts United States (e-mail: stsmith@ll.mit.edu)
Edo Airoldi , Statistics, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts United States (e-mail: airoldi@fas.harvard.edu)

Channel Selective Activity Recognition with WiFi: A Deep Learning Approach Exploring Wideband Information (Abstract)

Fangxin Wang , Simon Fraser University Faculty of Applied Sciences, 120447 Burnaby, British Columbia Canada V5A 1S6 (e-mail: fangxinw@sfu.ca)
Wei Gong , Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia Canada (e-mail: gongweig@sfu.ca)
Jiangchuan Liu , Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia Canada (e-mail: jcliu@cs.sfu.ca)
Kui Wu , Computer Science, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia Canada V8W 3P6 (e-mail: wkui@uvic.ca)

A Private and Efficient Mechanism for Data Uploading in Smart Cyber-Physical Systems (Abstract)

Zhipeng Cai , computer science, Georgia State University, atlanta, Georgia United States 30303 (e-mail: zcai@gsu.edu)
Xu Zheng , computer science, Georgia State University, atlanta, Georgia United States (e-mail: xzheng7@student.gsu.edu)

Deep Learning Meets Wireless Network Optimization: Identify Critical Links (Abstract)

Lu Liu , ECE, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois United States (e-mail: lliu41@hawk.iit.edu)
Bo Yin , ECE, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois United States (e-mail: byin@hawk.iit.edu)
Shuai Zhang , Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois United States (e-mail: szhang104@hawk.iit.edu)
Xianghui Cao , ECE, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois United States (e-mail: xh.cao@ieee.org)
Yu Cheng , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois United States 60616 (e-mail: cheng@iit.edu)

Mixing Times and Structural Inference for Bernoulli Autoregressive Processes (Abstract)

Dimitrios Katselis , ECE, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois United States (e-mail: katselis@illinois.edu)
Carolyn Beck , Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Engineering, 124331 Urbana, Illinois United States (e-mail: beck3@illinois.edu)
R. Srikant , ECE, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois United States (e-mail: rsrikant@illinois.edu)

Towards Green Wireless Networking: Fading-Resistant Time Constraint Broadcasts Using Cooperative Communication (Abstract)

Chenxi Qiu , College of Information Science and Technology, Pennsylvania State University University Park, 311285 University Park, Pennsylvania United States 16802 (e-mail: czq3@psu.edu)
Haiying Shen , Computer Science, Unversity of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia United States 22904 (e-mail: hs6ms@virginia.edu)
Lei Yu , School of Computer Science, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1372 Atlanta, Georgia United States (e-mail: leiyu@gatech.edu)

Online Resource Inference in Network Utility Maximization Problems (Abstract)

D'Aronco Stefano , LTS4, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, 27218 Lausanne, Vaud Switzerland 1015 (e-mail: stefano.daronco@epfl.ch)
Pascal Frossard , STI-ITS-LTS4, EPFL, Lausanne, Vaud Switzerland 1015 (e-mail: pascal.frossard@epfl.ch)

Hierarchical and Hybrid: Mobility-compatible Database-assisted Framework For Dynamic Spectrum Access (Abstract)

Ying Dai , Temple University Computer and Information Sciences Department, 329677 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: djulie1124@gmail.com)
Jie Wu , Computer & Information Science, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: jiewu@temple.edu)
Xiaojian Du , Dept. of Computer and Information Sciences, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: xjdu@temple.edu)

Caching for Mobile Social Networks with Deep Learning: Twitter Analysis for 2016 U.S. Election (Abstract)

Kuo Chun Tsai , The University of Houston, Houston, Texas United States (e-mail: kevintsai159@gmail.com)
Li Liliane Wang , School of Electronic Engineering, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, Beijing China 100088 (e-mail: liwang@bupt.edu.cn)
Zhu Han , ECE, University of Houston, Houston, Texas United States 77004 (e-mail: zhan2@uh.edu)

Hierarchical Clustering of Bipartite Networks Based on Multiobjective Optimization (Abstract)

Qing Cai , Department of Computer Science, Hong Kong Baptist University, 26679 Kowloon, HK Hong Kong (e-mail: 506183509@qq.com)
Jiming Liu , Department of Computer Science, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon, HK Hong Kong (e-mail: Jiming@comp.hkbu.edu.hk)

QTCP: Adaptive Congestion Control with Reinforcement Learning (Abstract)

Wei Li , ECE, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts United States (e-mail: li.wei@husky.neu.edu)
Fan Zhou , ECE, Northeastern University, 1848 Boston, Massachusetts United States (e-mail: zhou.fan1@husky.neu.edu)
Kaushik Roy Chowdhury , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts United States 02115 (e-mail: krc@ece.neu.edu)
Waleed M. Meleis , ECE, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts United States (e-mail: meleis@ece.neu.edu)

REACT to Cyber Attacks on Power Grids (Abstract)

Saleh Soltan , Electrical Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey United States (e-mail: salehsoltan@gmail.com)
Mihalis Yannakakis , Computer Science, Columbia University, New York, New York United States (e-mail: mihalis@cs.columbia.edu)
Gil Zussman , Electrical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York United States 10027 (e-mail: gil@ee.columbia.edu)

Multiplex Conductance and Gossip Based Information Spreading in Multiplex Networks (Abstract)

Yufan Huang , Electrical and Computer Engineering, North Carolina State University, 6798 Raleigh, North Carolina United States (e-mail: yhuang20@ncsu.edu)
Huaiyu Dai , Electrical and Computer Engineering, North Carolina State University, 6798 Raleigh, North Carolina United States 27695 (e-mail: huaiyu_dai@ncsu.edu)

Will Scale-free Popularity Develop Scale-free Geo-social Networks? (Abstract)

Dong Liu , Department of Information Science and Engineering, Kungliga Tekniska Hogskolan, 7655 Stockholm, Stockholm Sweden 100 44 (e-mail: doli@kth.se)
Viktoria Fodor , Access Linneaus Centre, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Stockholm Sweden 10044 (e-mail: vfodor@kth.se)
Lars K. Rasmussen , School of Electrical Engineering, Kungliga Tekniska Hogskolan, 7655 Stockholm, Stockholm Sweden (e-mail: lkra@kth.se)

Data-Driven Resource Management for Ultra-Dense Small Cells: An Affinity Propagation Clustering Approach (PDF)

Li-Chun Wang , Department of Communication Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Hsinchu Taiwan 300 (e-mail: lichun@cc.nctu.edu.tw)
Shao Hung Cheng , Institute of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, 34914 Hsinchu, 1001 University Road Taiwan 300 (e-mail: locoling@gmail.com)

Efficient Resource Allocation Utilizing Q-Learning in Multiple UA Communications (Abstract)

Yuichi Kawamoto , Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi Japan (e-mail: youpsan@it.is.tohoku.ac.jp)
Hiroaki Takagi , Tohoku University Graduate School of Information Sciences, 207385 Sendai, Miyagi Japan 980-8579 (e-mail: hiroaki.takagi@it.is.tohoku.ac.jp)
Hiroki Nishiyama , Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku Univ., Sendai, Miyagi Japan (e-mail: hiroki.nishiyama.1983@ieee.org)
Nei Kato , Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku Univ., Sendai, Miyagi Japan 9808579 (e-mail: kato@it.is.tohoku.ac.jp)

Redundancy Avoidance for Big Data in Data Centers: A Conventional Neural Network Approach (Abstract)

Chenhan Xu , Computer, Nanjing University of Post and Telecommunications, Nanjing, Jiangsu China (e-mail: xchank@outlook.com)
Kun Wang , Computer, Nanjing University of Post and Telecommunications, Nanjing, Jiangsu China (e-mail: kwang@njupt.edu.cn)
Yanfei Sun , Computer, Nanjing University of Post and Telecommunications, Nanjing, Jiangsu China (e-mail: sunyanfei@njupt.edu.cn)
Song Guo , Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, Hong Kong China (e-mail: song.guo@polyu.edu.hk)
Albert Zomaya , School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales Australia 2006 (e-mail: albert.zomaya@sydney.edu.au)

Robustness of Interdependent Random Geometric Networks (Abstract)

Jianan Zhang , Laboratory for Information & Decision Systems, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2167 Cambridge, Massachusetts United States 02139-4307 (e-mail: jianan@mit.edu)
Edmund Yeh , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts United States 02115-5000 (e-mail: eyeh@ece.neu.edu)
Eytan Modiano , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts United States (e-mail: modiano@mit.edu)

Privacy-Preserving Auction for Big Data Trading Using Homomorphic Encryption (Abstract)

Weichao Gao , Computer and Information Science, Towson University, Towson, Maryland United States (e-mail: wgao3@students.towson.edu)
Wei Yu , Computer and Information Science, Towson University, Towson, Maryland United States 21252 (e-mail: wyu@towson.edu)
Fan Liang , Computer and Information Science, Towson University, Towson, Maryland United States (e-mail: fliang1@students.towson.edu)
William G. Hatcher , Computer and Information Science, Towson University, Towson, Maryland United States (e-mail: whatch2@students.towson.edu)
Chao Lu , Computer and Information Science, Towson University, Towson, Maryland United States (e-mail: clu@towson.edu)

Weighted network estimation by the use of topological graph metrics (Abstract)

Loukianos Spyrou , IDCOM, University of Edinburgh, 3124 Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland EH8 9YL (e-mail: loukianos99@hotmail.com)
Javier Escudero , IDCOM, University of Edinburgh, 3124 Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (e-mail: Javier.Escudero@ed.ac.uk)

Convergence Analysis of a Distributed Optimization Algorithm with a General Unbalanced Directed Communication Network (Abstract)

Huaqing Li , College of Electronic and Information Engineering, Southwest University, Chongqing, chongqing China (e-mail: huaqingli@hotmail.com)
Qingguo Lu , Electronic and Information Engineering, Southwest University, Chongqing, Beibei District China (e-mail: lvqingguo886@126.com)
Tingwen Huang , Texas A & M University at Qatar, Texas A & M University at Qatar, Doha, Doha Qatar (e-mail: tingwen.huang@qatar.tamu.edu)

Formation Control with Mismatched Orientation in Multi-Agent Systems (Abstract)

Zhen Li , Xi-an University of Posts and Telecommunications, Xi-an, Shanxi China (e-mail: lzqz12@hotmail.com)
Yang Tang , Humboldt—Universität Berlin, Berlin, Berlin Germany (e-mail: tangtany@gmail.com)
Tingwen Huang , Texas A & M University at Qatar, Texas A & M University at Qatar, Doha, Doha Qatar (e-mail: tingwen.huang@qatar.tamu.edu)
Jurgen Kurths , Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Potsdam, Oita Germany (e-mail: Juergen.Kurths@pik-potsdam.de)

End-to-End Distributed Flow Control for Networks with Nonconcave Utilities (Abstract)

Mahmoud Ashour , Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Pennsylvania State University, 8082 University Park, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: mahmoud.ashour7@gmail.com)
Jingyao Wang , Xiamen University, 12466 Xiamen, Fujian China (e-mail: wangjingyao1@xmu.edu.cn)
Necdet Serhat Aybat , Industrial Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: NSA10@psu.edu)
Constantino Lagoa , Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Pennsylvania State University, 8082 University Park, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: Lagoa@engr.psu.edu)
Hao Che , Computer Science and Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas United States 76019 (e-mail: hche@cse.uta.edu)

Characterizing Tolerable Disturbances for Transient-State Safety in Power Networks (Abstract)

Yifu Zhang , Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California United States (e-mail: yifuzhang@ucsd.edu)
Jorge Cortes , Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California United States 92093 (e-mail: cortes@ucsd.edu)

Towards Workload Balancing in Fog Computing Empowered IoT (Abstract)

Qiang Fan , ECE, New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark College of Engineering, 122389 Newark, New Jersey United States 07102 (e-mail: qf4@njit.edu)
Nirwan Ansari , Electrical & Computer Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey United States 07102 (e-mail: nirwan.ansari@njit.edu)

GTHI: A Heuristic Algorithm to Detect Malicious Users in Smart Grids (Abstract)

Xiaofang Xia , The University of alabama, tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa, Alabama United States (e-mail: xiaofangxia89@gmail.com)
Yang Xiao , Computer Science, The University of alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama United States (e-mail: yangxiao@cs.ua.edu)
Wei Liang , EE, Shenyang Institute of Automation, 66327 Shenyang, Liaoning China (e-mail: weiliang@sia.cn)
Meng Zheng , EE, Shenyang Institute of Automation, 66327 Shenyang, Liaoning China (e-mail: zhengmeng_6@sia.cn)

Network Infusion to Infer Information Sources in Networks (Abstract)

Soheil Feizi , University of Maryland at College Park Department of Computer Science, 199653 College Park, Maryland United States (e-mail: sfeizi@cs.umd.edu)
Muriel Medard , MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts United States (e-mail: medard@mit.edu)
Gerald Quon , University of California, Davis, Davis, California United States (e-mail: gquon@ucdavis.edu)
Manolis Kellis , MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts United States (e-mail: manoli@mit.edu)
Ken Duffy , Hamilton Institute, National Unversity of Ireland, Maynooth, Maynooth, Kildare Ireland (e-mail: ken.duffy@nuim.ie)

A Global Optimization Approach Based on Opinion Formation in Complex Networks (Abstract)

Homayoun Hamedmoghadam , Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria Australia (e-mail: homayoun.hamed@gmail.com)
Mahdi Jalili , Engineering, RMIT, Melbourne, Victoria Australia 3001 (e-mail: mahdi.jalili@rmit.edu.au)
Parham Moradi , Computer Engineering, University of Kurdistan, 48530 Sanandaj, Kurdistan Iran (the Islamic Republic of) 66177-15177 (e-mail: p.moradi@uok.ac.ir)
Xinghuo Yu , RMIT University, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Melbourne, Victoria Australia (e-mail: x.yu@rmit.edu.au)

Particle swarm optimization with moving particles on scale-free networks (PDF)

Di Wu , School of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, 12633 Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: shd_leo@163.com)
Nan Jiang , School of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, 12633 Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: jn16021104@buaa.edu.cn)
Wenbo Du , School of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, 12633 Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: wenbodu@buaa.edu.cn)
Ke Tang , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen, Guangdong China (e-mail: tangk3@sustc.edu.cn)
Xianbin Cao , School of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, 12633 Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: xbcao@buaa.edu.cn)

Adaptive and Fault-tolerant Data Processing in Healthcare IoT Based on Fog Computing (Abstract)

Kun Wang , Computer, Nanjing University of Post and Telecommunications, Nanjing, Jiangsu China (e-mail: kwang@njupt.edu.cn)
Yun Shao , Computer, University of Southern California, LA, California United States (e-mail: yunshao@usc.edu)
Lei Xie , State Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology, Nanjing University, Nanjing, Jiangsu China 210023 (e-mail: lxie@nju.edu.cn)
Jie Wu , Computer & Information Science, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: jiewu@temple.edu)
Song Guo , Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, Hong Kong China (e-mail: song.guo@polyu.edu.hk)

Efficient Privacy-preserving Machine Learning in Hierarchical Distributed System (Abstract)

Qi Jia , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Binghamton University, State University of New York, Binghamton, New York United States (e-mail: qjia1@binghamton.edu)
Linke Guo , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Binghamton University, State University of New York, Binghamton, New York United States (e-mail: lguo@binghamton.edu)
Yuguang Fang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida United States 32611 (e-mail: fang@ece.ufl.edu)
Guirong Wang , Department of Surgery, State University of New York Upstate Medical University, 12302 Syracuse, New York United States (e-mail: wangg@upstate.edu)

Social Overlays Meet the Cloud: A Hybrid Architecture for Profile Dissemination in Decentralized Social Networks (Abstract)

Giuliano Mega , Data Science, Spaziodati srl, Trento, TN Italy (e-mail: mega@spaziodati.eu)
Alberto Montresor , DISI, University of Trento, Trento, Trento Italy 38100 (e-mail: alberto.montresor@unitn.it)
Gian Pietro Picco , Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science, University of Trento, Trento, TN Italy 38100 (e-mail: gianpietro.picco@unitn.it)

A Parallel Recommender System Using a Collaborative Filtering Algorithm With Correntropy for Social Networks (Abstract)

Jiankun Sun , School of Computer and Communication Engineering, University of Science and Technology Beijing, 12507 Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: sunjk@xs.ustb.edu.cn)
Ziyang Wang , School of Computer and Communication Engineering, University of Science and Technology Beijing, 12507 Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: S20150729@xs.ustb.edu.cn)
Xiong Luo , School of Computer and Communication Engineering, University of Science and Technology Beijing, Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: xluo@ustb.edu.cn)
Peng Shi , National Center for Materials Service Safety, University of Science and Technology Beijing, 12507 Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: shipengustb@sina.com)
Weiping Wang , School of Computer and Communication Engineering, University of Science and Technology Beijing, 12507 Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: weipingwangjt@ustb.edu.cn)
Long Wang , School of Computer and Communication Engineering, University of Science and Technology Beijing, Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: lwang@ustb.edu.cn)
Jenq-haur Wang , Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taipei University of Technology, 34877 Taipei, Taipei Taiwan (e-mail: jhwang@csie.ntut.edu.tw)
Wenbing Zhao , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio United States (e-mail: w.zhao1@csuohio.edu)

Neuronal spatial arrangement shapes effective connectivity traits of in vitro cortical networks (PDF)

Elisenda Tibau Martorell , Fisica de la Materia Condensada, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Barcelona Spain (e-mail: elisenda.tibau@gmail.com)
Adriaan Alexander Ludl , Fisica de la Materia Condensada, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Barcelona Spain (e-mail: adriaan.ludl@fmc.ub.edu)
Sten Rudiger , Institut für Physik, Humboldt-Universitat zu Berlin Mathematisch Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultat, 98596 Berlin, Berlin Germany (e-mail: sten.ruediger@physik.hu-berlin.de)
Javier G. Orlandi , Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta Canada (e-mail: javier.orlandigomez@ucalgary.ca)
Jordi Soriano , Fisica de la Materia Condensada, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Barcelona Spain (e-mail: jordi.soriano@ub.edu)

A Mobile Multimedia Data Collection Scheme for Secured Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Muhammad Usman , Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, Swinburne University of Technology, 3783 Hawthorn, Victoria Australia (e-mail: usmankhan1986@gmail.com)
Mian Ahmad Jan , Computer Science, Abdul Wali Khan University, 208933 Mardan, Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa (KPK) Pakistan (e-mail: mianjan@awkum.edu.pk)
Xiangjian He , Faculty of Computing and Communications, University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales Australia (e-mail: Xiangjian.He@uts.edu.au)
Jinjun Chen , Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia, Melbourne, Victoria Australia 3122 (e-mail: jinjun.chen@gmail.com)

Optimal Investment Strategies for Competing Camps in a Social Network: A Broad Framework (Abstract)

Swapnil Dhamal , Inria Centre de Recherche Sophia Antipolis Mediterranee, 84436 Sophia Antipolis, Provence-Alpes-Cĉte d'Azur France (e-mail: swapnil.dhamal@gmail.com)
Walid Ben-Ameur , RST, Institut Mines-Telecom, Telecom SudPAris, Evry, Essonne France (e-mail: walid.benameur@telecom-sudparis.eu)
Tijani Chahed , Telecommunication Networks and Services department, Telecom Sud- Paris, EVRY, Île-de-France France (e-mail: tijani.chahed@telecom-sudparis.eu)
Eitan Altman , MAESTRO, INRIA Sophia Antipolis, Montfavet, vaucluse France 84140 (e-mail: eitan.altman@inria.fr)

Trust-based Social Networks with Computing, Caching and Communications: A Deep Reinforcement Learning Approach (Abstract)

Ying He , Systems and Computer Engineering, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario Canada (e-mail: heying@sce.carleton.ca)
Chengchao Liang , System and Computer Engineering, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario Canada K1S5B6 (e-mail: chengchaoliang@sce.carleton.ca)
Richard Yu , Systems and Computer Engineering, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario Canada K1S5B6 (e-mail: Richard.Yu@Carleton.ca)
Zhu Han , Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, Texas United States 77004 (e-mail: hanzhu22@gmail.com)

Energy-efficient and Robust Mask-Encoder for Wireless Camera Networks in Internet of Things (Abstract)

Huaying Wu , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 12474 Shanghai, Shanghai China 200240 (e-mail: wuhuaying@sjtu.edu.cn)
Xiao-Yang Liu , Computer Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: xl2427@columbia.edu)
Luoyi Fu , Computer Science and Technology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, ShangHai China (e-mail: yiluofu@sjtu.edu.cn)
Xinbing Wang , Electronic Engineering, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, ShangHai China 200240 (e-mail: xwang8@sjtu.edu.cn)

Trustworthy Website Detection Based on Social Hyperlink Network Analysis (Abstract)

Xiaofei Niu , Shandong Jianzhu University, 105835 Jinan, Shandong China (e-mail: niuxiaofei2002@163.com)
Guangchi Liu , Stratifyd Inc., Charlotte, South Carolina United States (e-mail: luke.liu@stratifyd.com)
Qing Yang , University of North Texas, Denton, Texas United States 76207 (e-mail: qing.yang@unt.edu)

Robustness of Consensus over Weighted Digraphs (Abstract)

Dwaipayan Mukherjee , Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, 29491 Mumbai, Maharashtra India (e-mail: dwaipayan.mukherjee2@gmail.com)
daniel zelazo , Faculty of Aerospace Engineering, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, North Israel (e-mail: dzelazo@technion.ac.il)

A Reputation-Based Model for Trust Evaluation in Social Cyber-Physical Systems (Abstract)

Hui Xia , College of Information Engineering, Qingdao University, qingdao, shandong China 266071 (e-mail: xiahui@qdu.edu.cn)
Fu xiao , School of Computer, Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, 12577 Nanjing, Jiangsu China (e-mail: xiaof@njupt.edu.cn)
San-shun Zhang , College of Computer Science and Technology, Qingdao University, Qingdao, Shandong China (e-mail: zhangss0815@163.com)
Xiangguo Cheng , College of Computer Science and Technology, Qingdao University, Qingdao, Shandong China (e-mail: chengxiangguo@hotmail.com)
Zhenkuan Pan , College of Computer Science and Technology, Qingdao University, Qingdao, Shandong China (e-mail: zkpan@qdu.edu.cn)

Task Allocation Scheme for Cyber Physical Social Systems (Abstract)

Zhou Su , School of Mechatronic Engineering and Automation, Shanghai University, Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: zhousu@ieee.org)
Minghui Dai , Shanghai University, 34747 Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: 18817600290@163.com)
Qifan Qi , School of Mechatronic Engineering and Automation, Shanghai University, Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: 287533791@qq.com)
Yuntao Wang , Shanghai University, 34747 Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: wyt2426697973@163.com)
Qichao Xu , Automation, Shanghai University, Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: xqc690926910@shu.edu.cn)
Qing Yang , University of North Texas, Denton, Texas United States (e-mail: qing.yang@unt.edu)

A Two-stage Stochastic Optimization Approach for Detecting Structurally Stable Clusters in Randomly Changing Graphs (Abstract)

Maciej Rysz , Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida United States 32603 (e-mail: mwrysz@ufl.edu)
Siddhartha Satish Mehta , Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Florida, Shalimar, Florida United States 32547 (e-mail: siddhart@ufl.edu)

Modeling and Performance Assessment of Dynamic Rate Adaptation for M2M Communications (Abstract)

Yalong Wu , Computer and Information Science, Towson University, Towson, Maryland United States (e-mail: ywu11@students.towson.edu)
Wei Yu , Computer and Information Science, Towson University, Towson, Maryland United States 21252 (e-mail: wyu@towson.edu)
David Wesley Griffith , Information Technology Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Gaithersburg, Maryland United States 20899-8920 (e-mail: david.griffith@nist.gov)
Nada Golmie , Advanced Network Technologies Division, NIST, Gaithersburg, Maryland United States 20899-8920 (e-mail: nada.golmie@nist.gov)

Multi-Scale Factor Analysis of High-Dimensional Functional Connectivity in Brain Networks (Abstract)

Chee-Ming Ting , Faculty of Biosciences and Medical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 54702 Skudai, Johor Malaysia 81310 (e-mail: cmting@utm.my)
Hernando Ombao , Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering Division, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, 127355 Thuwal, Makkah Province Saudi Arabia (e-mail: hernando.ombao@kaust.edu.sa)
Sheikh Hussain Salleh , Center for Biomedical Engineering, University Technology Malaysia, Skudai, Johor Malaysia (e-mail: hussain@fke.utm.my)
Ahmad Zubaidi Abd Latif , Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin, 65246 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu Malaysia (e-mail: azubaidi@unisza.edu.my)

Exact Network Reconstruction from Complete SIS Nodal State Infection Information Seems Infeasible (Abstract)

Bastian Prasse , Technische Universiteit Delft Faculteit Elektrotechniek Wiskunde en Informatica, 225112 Delft, South Holland Netherlands 2600 GA (e-mail: b.prasse@tudelft.nl)
Piet Van Mieghem , Delft University of Technology, Delft, Zuid-Holland Netherlands (e-mail: P.F.A.VanMieghem@tudelft.nl)

Large-scale network reduction towards scale-free structure (Abstract)

Nicolas Martin , DAUTO, GIPSA-Lab, 84297 Saint Martin d'Heres, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes France 38402 (e-mail: nicolas.martin@gipsa-lab.fr)
Paolo Frasca , GIPSA-Lab, 84297 Saint Martin d'Heres, Rhône-Alpes France (e-mail: paolo.frasca@gipsa-lab.fr)
Carlos Canudas-De-Wit , DAUTO, GIPSA-Lab, 84297 Saint Martin d'Heres, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes France (e-mail: carlos.canudas-de-wit@gipsa-lab.fr)

Multilayer flows in molecular networks identify biological modules in the human proteome (Abstract)

Giuseppe Mangioni , DIEEI, Università degli Studi di Catania, Catania, Catania Italy (e-mail: Giuseppe.Mangioni@dieei.unict.it)
Giuseppe Jurman , MPBA, Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Trento, Trento Italy I-38123 (e-mail: jurman@fbk.eu)
Manlio DeDomenico , ICT, Fondazione Bruno Kessler, 18466 Trento, Trentino-Alto Adige Italy (e-mail: manlio.dedomenico@gmail.com)

A Realistic Model for Failure Propagation in Interdependent Cyber-Physical Systems (Abstract)

Agostino Sturaro , Mathematics, University of Padua, Padua, Italy Italy (e-mail: agostino.sturaro@studenti.unipd.it)
Simone Silvestri , Computer Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky United States 40506 (e-mail: silvestri@cs.uky.edu)
Mauro Conti , Mathematics, University of Padua, Padua, Italy Italy 35131 (e-mail: conti@math.unipd.it)
Sajal K. Das , Department of Computer Science, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, Missouri United States 65409 (e-mail: sdas@mst.edu)

DCAuth: Data-Centric Authentication for Secure In-Network Big-Data Retrieval (Abstract)

Ruidong Li , New Generation Network Research Center, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT), Tokyo, Tokyo Japan 184-8795 (e-mail: lrd@nict.go.jp)
Hitoshi Asaeda , Network Research Headquater, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Tokyo, Tokyo Japan (e-mail: asaeda@nict.go.jp)
Jie Wu , Computer & Information Science, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: jiewu@temple.edu)

When Crowd Meets Big Video Data: Cloud-Edge Collaborative Transcoding for Personal Livecast (Abstract)

Yifei Zhu , Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia Canada (e-mail: yza323@sfu.ca)
Qiyun He , Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia Canada (e-mail: qiyunh@sfu.ca)
Jiangchuan Liu , Computing science, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia Canada (e-mail: jcliu@cs.sfu.ca)
Bo Li , Computer Science & Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Hong Kong (e-mail: bli@cse.ust.hk)
Yueming Hu , South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, Guangdong China (e-mail: ymhu@scau.edu.cn)

Spread, then Target, and Advertise in Waves: Optimal Budget Allocation Across Advertising Channels (Abstract)

Soheil Eshghi , Electrical Engineering Department, Yale University Department of Electrical Engineering, 198907 New Haven, Connecticut United States 06520 (e-mail: soheil.eshghi@yale.edu)
Victor Preciado , Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: preciado@seas.upenn.edu)
Saswati Sarkar , Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: swati@seas.upenn.edu)
Santosh Venkatesh , Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: venkates@seas.upenn.edu)
Qing Zhao , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York United States (e-mail: qz16@cornell.edu)
Raissa D'Souza , Computer Science, University Of California, Davis, Davis, California United States (e-mail: raissa@cse.ucdavis.edu)
Ananthram Swami , Computational and Information Sciences Directorate, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, Maryland United States (e-mail: ananthram.swami.civ@mail.mil)

Consistency, Feasibility, and Optimality of Network Update in SDNs (Abstract)

Yang Chen , Temple University Computer and Information Sciences Department, 329677 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States 19122 (e-mail: yang.chen@temple.edu)
Huanyang Zheng , Computer and Information Sciences, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: huanyang.zheng@temple.edu)
Jie Wu , Computer & Information Science, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States (e-mail: jiewu@temple.edu)

Generating Graphs with Symmetry (Abstract)

Isaac Samuel Klickstein , Mechanical Engineering, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico United States 87131 (e-mail: iklick@unm.edu)
Francesco Sorrentino , UNM, Albuquerque, New Mexico United States 87106 (e-mail: fsorrent@unm.edu)

Coalitions in Routing Games: A Worst-Case Perspective (Abstract)

Gideon Blocq , Electrical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, 26747 Haifa, Israel Israel 32000 (e-mail: gideonblocq@gmail.com)
Ariel Orda , Electrical Engineering, TECHNION, Haifa, Israel Israel (e-mail: ariel@ee.technion.ac.il)

SPread: Exploiting Fractal Social Community For Efficient Multi-copy Routing in Taxi VDTNs (Abstract)

Bo Wu , ECE, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina United States 29631 (e-mail: bwu2@clemson.edu)
Haiying Shen , Computer Science, Unversity of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia United States 22904 (e-mail: hs6ms@virginia.edu)
Kang Chen , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois United States (e-mail: kchen@siu.edu)

Design and Analysis of Probing Route to Defense Sink-hole Attacks for Internet of Things Security (Abstract)

Yuxin Liu , School of Information Science and Engineering, Central South University, 12570 Changsha, Hunan China 410083 (e-mail: yuxinliu@csu.edu.cn)
Ming Ma , Department of Computer Science, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York United States (e-mail: minma@cs.stonybrook.edu)
Xiao Liu , School of Information Science and Engineering, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan China (e-mail: xiaoliu@csu.edu.cn)
Naixue Xiong , Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Northeastern State University, 7817 Tahlequah, Oklahoma United States (e-mail: xiongnaixue@gmail.com)
Anfeng Liu , School of Information Science and Engineering, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan China 410083 (e-mail: afengliu@mail.csu.edu.cn)
Ying Zhu , Central South University, 12570 Changsha, Hunan China (e-mail: 2536206119@qq.com)

Passivity-Based Leader-following Consensus Control for Nonlinear Multi-Agent Systems with Fixed and Switching Topologies (Abstract)

Shun-Yan Ren , School of Mechanical Engineering, Tianjin Polytechnic University, 47847 Tianjin, Tianjin China 300387 (e-mail: renshunyan@163.com)
Rui Mao , College of Computer Science and Software Engineering, Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, Guangdong China (e-mail: mao@szu.edu.cn)
Jigang Wu , the School of Computer, Guangdong University of Technology, 47870 Guangzhou, Guangdong China (e-mail: asjgwu@gmail.com)

Learning-Theoretic Multi-Channel Spectrum Sensing and Access in Full-Duplex Cognitive Radio Networks with Unknown Primary User Activities (Abstract)

Muhammad Hammouda , Electrical and Computer Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario Canada (e-mail: m.hammouda@mcmaster.ca)
Rong Zheng , Computing and software, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario Canada L8S4N3 (e-mail: rzheng@mcmaster.ca)
Timothy Davidson , Electrical and Computer Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario Canada (e-mail: davidson@mcmaster.ca)

Learning-Based Dynamic Resource Provisioning for Network Slicing with Ensured End-to-End Performance Bound (Abstract)

Qian Xu , Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong College of Science and Engineering, 121844 Kowloon, Hong Kong Hong Kong (e-mail: qian.xu@my.cityu.edu.hk)
Jianping Wang , Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong Hong Kong 852 (e-mail: jianwang@cityu.edu.hk)
Kui Wu , Computer Science, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia Canada V8W 3P6 (e-mail: wkui@uvic.ca)

Incentive Design in Peer Review: Rating and Repeated Endogenous Matching (Abstract)

Yuanzhang Xiao , UCLA, Los Angeles, California United States 90066 (e-mail: xyz.xiao@gmail.com)
Florian Dorfler , ITET, ETH Zurich, Zurich, ZH Switzerland 8044 (e-mail: dorfler@control.ee.ethz.ch)
Mihaela Van Der Schaar , Electrical Engineering, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California United States 90095-1594 (e-mail: mschaar@turing.ac.uk)

Application behaviors Driven Self-Organizing Network (SON) for 4G LTE networks (Abstract)

Ye Ouyang , Verizon Inc, 5943 Basking Ridge, New Jersey United States (e-mail: Ye.Ouyang@VerizonWireless.com)
Zhongyuan Li , Verizon Inc, 5943 Basking Ridge, New Jersey United States 07920-1097 (e-mail: Thomas.Li@VerizonWireless.com)
Le Su , Verizon Inc, 5943 Basking Ridge, New Jersey United States (e-mail: su.le@VerizonWireless.com)
Wenyuan Lu , Verizon Inc, 5943 Basking Ridge, New Jersey United States (e-mail: Wenyuan.Lu@VerizonWireless.com)
Zhenyi Lin , Verizon Wireless, Basking Ridge, New Jersey United States (e-mail: Zhenyi.lin@VerizonWireless.com)

A Compressive Sensing-Based Approach to End-to-End Network Traffic Reconstruction (Abstract)

Dingde Jiang , School of Astronautics and Aeronautic, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, 12599 Chengdu, Sichuan China (e-mail: jiangdd@uestc.edu.cn)
Wenjuan Wang , Northeastern University, Shenyang, Liaoning China (e-mail: chjdd@tom.com)
Lei Shi , Department of Computing & Networking, Institute of Technology Carlow, 64567 Carlow, Ireland Ireland (e-mail: robustness@gmail.com)
Houbing Song , Department of Electrical, Computer, Software, and Systems Engineering, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, 2830 Daytona Beach, Florida United States 32114-3900 (e-mail: h.song@ieee.org)

Quality of Service Provisioning for Heterogeneous Services in Cognitive Radio-enabled Internet of Things (Abstract)

Amjad Ali , Department of Information and Communication Engineering, Inha University, 26718 Incheon, Incheon Korea (the Republic of) 22212 (e-mail: amjad.khu@gmail.com)
Li Feng , Department of Information and Communication Engineering, Inha University, 26718 Incheon, Incheon Korea (the Republic of) (e-mail: fenglixidian@gmail.com)
Ali Kashif Bashir , Faculty of Science and Technology, Frodskaparsetur Foroya, 87109 Torshavn, Faroe Islands Denmark (e-mail: dr.alikashif.b@ieee.org)
Shaker Hassan A. El-Sappagh , Department of Information and Communication Engineering, Inha University, 26718 Incheon, Incheon Korea (the Republic of) (e-mail: shaker_elsapagh@yahoo.com)
Syed Hassan Ahmed , Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida United States 32826 (e-mail: sh.ahmed@ieee.org)
Muddesar Iqbal , Computer Science and Informatics, London South Bank University, 4914 London, London United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (e-mail: m.iqbal@lsbu.ac.uk)
Gunsekaran Raja , Department of Computer Technology, Anna University Chennai, 29817 Chennai, Tamil Nadu India (e-mail: gunasekaran.mit@gmail.com)

Spread of Information with Confirmation Bias in Cyber-Social Networks (Abstract)

Yanbing Mao , Binghamton University, 14787 Johnson City, New York United States 13790 (e-mail: ymao3@binghamton.edu)
Sadegh Bouloki , ECE, Binghamton University, 14787 Binghamton, New York United States (e-mail: s.bouloki@binghamton.edu)
Emrah Akyol , ECE, Binghamton University, 14787 Binghamton, New York United States (e-mail: eakyol@binghamton.edu)

On Achieving Zero Delay with Power-of-d-Choices Load Balancing (Abstract)

Xin Liu , Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona United States (e-mail: xliu272@asu.edu)
Lei Ying , Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona United States 85287 (e-mail: lei.ying.2@asu.edu)

Identification of Missing Links Using Susceptible-Infected-Susceptible Spreading Traces (Abstract)

Aram Vajdi , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Kansas State University, 5308 Manhattan, Kansas United States 66506-0100 (e-mail: avajdi@ksu.edu)
Caterina Scoglio , Electrical and Computer Engineering, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas United States (e-mail: caterina@ksu.edu)

Experience Blocking Ratio Based Game Theoretic Approach for Spectrum Sharing in Heterogeneous Networks (Abstract)

Zhou Su , School of Mechatronic Engineering and Automation, Shanghai University, Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: zhousu@ieee.org)
Qichao Xu , Automation, Shanghai University, Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: xqc690926910@shu.edu.cn)
Qiyong Zhao , Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, 115371 Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: zhaoqiyong@huawei.com)
Jiantao Song , Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, 115371 Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: songjiantao@huawei.com)
Wenxue Shen , Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, 115371 Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: shenwenxue@huawei.com)
Ying Wang , Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, Beijing China (e-mail: wangying@bupt.edu.cn)
KAN YANG , Computer Science, University of Memphis, 5415 memphis, Tennessee United States 38152 (e-mail: kane.cryptosec@gmail.com)

Differentially Private Maximum Consensus: Design, Analysis and Impossibility Result (Abstract)

Xin Wang , College of Control Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang China 310027 (e-mail: xinw.zju@gmail.com)
Jianping He , Automation, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 12474 Shanghai, Shanghai China (e-mail: jphe@sjtu.edu.cn)
Peng Cheng , the State Key Lab of Industrial Control Technology, Zhejiang University, Zhejiang, Zhejiang China (e-mail: pcheng@iipc.zju.edu.cn)
Jiming Chen , dept. of control, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang China 310027 (e-mail: jmchen@ieee.org)

Centrality metrics in dynamic networks: a comparison study (Abstract)

Marwan Ghanem , Computer Science, Laboratoire d'informatique de Paris 6, 129920 Paris, ile-de-france France 75005 (e-mail: Marwan.Ghanem@lip6.fr)
Clemence Magnien , Computer Science (LIP6), CNRS and UPMC, Paris, France France (e-mail: Clemence.Magnien@lip6.fr)
Fabien Tarissan , ISP UMR 7220, Université Paris-Saclay, CNRS, ENS Paris-Saclay ISP UMR 7220, Cachan, ile de france France (e-mail: fabien.tarissan@ens-paris-saclay.fr)
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