Allen B. MacKenzie



Conference Papers

  • M. Baidas and A. B. MacKenzie, “Auction-Based Power Allocation for Multi-Source Multi-Relay Cooperative Wireless Networks,” to appear in Proc. IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM), December 2011.
  • R. E. Irwin, A. B. MacKenzie, and L. A. DaSilva, “Resource-Minimized Channel Assignment for Multi-transceiver Wireless Networks,” to appear in Proc. IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM), December 2011.
  • Y. Shi and A. B. MacKenzie, “Distributed Algorithms for Resource Allocation in Cellular Networks with Coexisting Femto- and Macrocells,” to appear in Proc. IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM), December 2011.
  • M. W. Baidas and A. B. MacKenzie, “Auction-Based Power Allocation for Many-to-One Cooperative Wireless Networks”, in Proc. IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), July 2011. [PDFIEEEXplore]
  • A. S. Abdallah, A. B. MacKenzie, L. A. DaSilva, and M. S. Thompson, “On software tools and stack architectures for wireless network experiments,” in Proc. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), March 2011. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • M. Baidas and A. B. MacKenzie, “Space-time network coding with optimal node selection for amplify-and-forward cooperative networks,” in Proc. IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC), January 2011. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • F. Ge, A. Radhakrishnan, M. Y. ElNainay, Q. Chen, C. W. Bostian, and A. B. MacKenzie, “Software radio-based decentralized dynamic spectrum access networks: A prototype design and experimental results,” in Proc. IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM), December 2010. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • Y. Shi, A. B. MacKenzie, L. A. DaSilva, K. Ghaboosi, and M. Latva-aho, “On resource reuse for cellular networks with femto- and macrocell coexistence,” in Proc. IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM), December 2010. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • C. H. M. de Lima, K. Ghaboosi, M. Bennis, A. B. MacKenzie, and M. Latva-aho, “A stochastic association mechanism for macro-to-femto handover,” in Proc. Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, pp. 1570–1574, November 2010. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • S. Namal, K. Ghaboosi, C. H. M. de Lima, M. Bennis, A. B. MacKenzie, and M. Latva-aho, “Joint admission control & interference avoidance in self-organized femtocells,” in Proc. Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, pp. 1067–1071, November 2010. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • M. Nazir, M. Bennis, K. Ghaboosi, A. B. MacKenzie, and M. Latva-aho, “Learning based mechanisms for interference mitigation in self-organized femtocell networks,” in Proc. Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, pp. 1886–1890, November 2010. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • M. S. Thompson, A. E. Hilal, A. S. Abdallah, L. A. DaSilva, and A. B. MacKenzie, “The MANIAC challenge: Exploring MANETs through competition,” in Proc. of the International Workshop on Wireless Networks: Communication, Cooperation, and Competition (WNC3), May 2010. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • H. Liu, A. B. MacKenzie, and B. Krishnamachari, “Bargaining to Improve Channel Sharing Between Selfish Cognitive Radios,” Proc. IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom), 2009. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • M. D. Silvius, A. B. MacKenzie, and C. W. Bostian, “Rendezvous MAC Protocols for Use in Cognitive Radio Networks,” Proc. IEEE Military Communications Conference (Milcom), 2009. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • A. Ahmad, J. Deaton, U. Shukla, R. Irwin, L. A. DaSilva, and A. B. MacKenzie, “Comparison of Channel Assignment Techniques with Power Control in Ad Hoc Networks,” Proc. International Conference on Computer Communications and Networking (ICCCN), 2009. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • R. S. Komali, A. B. MacKenzie, and P. Mähönen, “On Selfishness, Local Information, and Network Optimality: A Topology Control Example,” Proc. of the International Conference on Computer Communications and Networking (ICCCN), 2009. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • R. S. Komali and A. B. MacKenzie, “Analyzing Selfish Topology Control in Multi-Radio Multi-Channel Mesh Networks,” Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications, 2009. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • M. Silvius, R. Rangnekar, A. B. MacKenzie, and C. W. Bostian, “The Smart Radio Channel Change Protocol: A Primary User Avoidance Technique for Dynamic Spectrum Sharing Cognitive Radios to Facilitate Co-Existence in Wireless Communication Networks,” Proc. of the International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks and Communications (Crowncom), June 2009. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • A. Bell, S. Raman, A. MacKenzie, P. Plassman, C. Wyatt, L. DaSilva, L. Nazhandali, M. Agah, “Increasing the Enrollment, Retention and Satisfaction of First-Year Students in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, and Computer Science,” Proc. of the ASEE Annual Conference, 2009. [Not Available]
  • M. Y. ElNainay and A. B. MacKenzie, “Effect of Non-cooperation on Dynamic Spectrum Cognitive Networks,” Proc. of the International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference, June 2009. [ACM Digital Library]
  • M. Y. ElNainay, F. Ge, Y. Wang, A. E. Hilal, Y. Shi, A. B. MacKenzie, and C. W. Bostian, “Channel Allocation for Dynamic Spectrum Access Cognitive Networks Using a Localized Island Genetic Algorithm,” description of a demonstration published in Proc. of the International Conference on Testbeds and Research Infrastructures for the Development of Networks and Communities (TridentCom), April 2009. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • K. Ghaboosi, A. B. MacKenzie, L. A. DaSilva, and M. Latva-Aho, “A Channel Selection Mechanism Based on Incumbent Appearance Expectation for Cognitive Networks,” Proc. of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2009. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • L. A. DaSilva, A. B. MacKenzie, C. C. R. M. da Silva, R. W. Thomas, “Requirements of an Open Platform for Cognitive Networks Experiments,” Proc. of IEEE Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks (DySPAN), 2008. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • M. Y. ElNainay, D. H. Friend, and A. B. MacKenzie, “Channel Allocation & Power Control for Dynamic Spectrum Cognitive Networks using a Localized Island Genetic Algorithm (Short Paper),” Proc. of IEEE Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks (DySPAN), 2008. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • D. H. Friend, A. B. MacKenzie, “Environmentally-Friendly Secondary Network Topology Control for Minimizing Outage Potential,” Proc. of IEEE Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks (DySPAN), 2008. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • V. Srivastava, A. B. Hilal, M. S. Thompson, J. N. Chattha, A. B. MacKenzie, and L. A. DaSilva, “Characterizing Mobile Ad Hoc Networks — The MANIAC Challenge Experiment,” Proc. of the ACM International Workshop on Wireless Network Testbeds, Experimental Evaluation and Characterization (WinTECH), 2008. [ACM Digital Library]
  • A. Hilal, J. N. Chattha, V. Srivastava, M. S. Thompson, A. B. MacKenzie, and L. A. DaSilva, “Interactions Between Cooperation Strategies in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks,” description of a demonstration published in Proc. of the ACM International Workshop on Wireless Network Testbeds, Experimental Evaluation and Characterization (WinTECH), 2008. [ACM Digital Library]
  • V. Srivastava, R. S. Komali, A. B. MacKenzie, and L. A. DaSilva, “Cooperation-Aware Topology Control (Invited Paper),” Proc. of the International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC), 2008. [PDF]
  • S. Raman, M. Agah, L. A. DaSilva, A. B. MacKenzie, C. Maxey, and A. Bell, “A First Year Engineering Experience in Wireless Sensor Networks for Electrical/Computer Engineering and Computer Science Students,” Proc. ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, 2008. [Not Available]
  • R. S. Komali and A. B. MacKenzie, “Impact of Selfish Packet Forwarding on Energy-Efficient Topology Control,” Proc. of the Intl. Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), 2008. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • M. D. Silvius, F. Ge, A. Young, A. B. MacKenzie, and C. W. Bostian, “Smart Radio: Spectrum Access for First Responders,” Proc. of the SPIE Defense and Security Symposium: Wireless Sensing and Processing III, 2008. [SPIE Digital Library]
  • D. H. Friend, M. Y. ElNainay, Y. Shi, and A. B. MacKenzie, “Architecture and Performance of an Island Genetic Algorithm-based Cognitive Network,” Proc. IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference, 2008. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • R. Menon, A. B. MacKenzie, R. M. Buehrer, and J. H. Reed, “Joint Power Control and Waveform Adaptation for Distributed Networks,” Proc. IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom), 2007. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • T. W. Rondeau, A. B. MacKenzie, C. W. Bostian, K. E. Nolan, L. E. Doyle, C. Doerr, D. Grunwald, G. Minden, J. Evans, and D. Raychaudhuri, “International Collaboration for a Cognitive Radio Testbed,” Proc. of the Software Defined Radio Technical Conference, 2007. [PDF]
  • J. A. Neel, R. Menon, A. B. MacKenzie, J. H. Reed, and R. P. Gilles, “Interference Reducing Networks,” Proc. of International Conference on Cognitive Radio-Oriented Wireless Networks and Communications (Crowncom), 2007. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • R. W. Thomas, R. Komali, A. B. MacKenzie, and L. A. DaSilva, “Joint Power and Channel Management in Topology Control: A Cognitive Network Approach,” Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), 2007. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • J. E. Suris, L. A. DaSilva, Z. Han, and A. B. MacKenzie, “Cooperative Game Theory for Distributed Spectrum Sharing,” Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), 2007. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • R. Menon, A. B. MacKenzie, R. M. Buehrer, and J. H. Reed, “A Game-Theoretic Framework for Interference Avoidance in Ad Hoc Networks,” Proc. of IEEE Global Conference on Communications (Globecom), 2006. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • T. W. Rondeau, B. Le, D. Maldonado, D. Scaperoth, A. B. MacKenzie, and C. W. Bostian, “Optimization, Learning, and Decision Making in a Cognitive Engine,” Proc. of the Software Defined Radio Technical Conference and Product Exposition, 2006. [Not Available]
  • L. A. DaSilva, A. B. MacKenzie, and G. C. Hadjichristofi, “Poster Abstract: Mobile Ad Hoc Network Interoperability (MANIAC) Challenge: Objectives and Architecture,” presented to the ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking (MobiHoc), May 2006. [Not Available]
  • R. Komali and A. B. MacKenzie, “Distributed Topology Control in Ad-Hoc Networks: A Game Theoretic Perspective,” Proc. of IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference, January 2006. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • R. W. Thomas, L. A. DaSilva, and A. B. MacKenzie, “Cognitive Networks,” Proc. of the First IEEE International Symposium on New Frontiers in Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks (DySPAN), 2005. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • J. A. Neel, R. Menon, A. B. MacKenzie, J. H. Reed, “Using Game Theory to Aid the Design of Physical Layer Cognitive Radio Algorithms,” Proc. of the Conference on Economics, Technology, and Policy of Unlicensed Spectrum, May 2005. [PDF]
  • R. Menon, A. B. MacKenzie, R. M. Buehrer, and J. H. Reed, “Game Theory and Interference Avoidance in Decentralized Networks,” Proc. of the Software Defined Radio Technical Conference and Product Exposition, Nov. 2004. [PDF]
  • J. E. Hicks, A. B. MacKenzie, J. A. Neel, and J. H. Reed, “A Game Theoretic Perspective on Interference Avoidance,” Proc. of IEEE Global Communications Conference (GlobeCom), 2004. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • A. B. MacKenzie and S. B. Wicker, “Stability of Multipacket Slotted Aloha with Selfish Users and Perfect Information,” Proc. of IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (Infocom), 2003. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • A. B. MacKenzie and S. B. Wicker, “Game Theory in Communications: Motivation, Explanation, and Application to Power Control,” Proc. of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GlobeCom), 2001. [PDF, IEEEXplore]
  • A. B. MacKenzie and S. B. Wicker, “Selfish Users in Aloha: A Game-Theoretic Approach,” Proc. of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), Fall 2001. [PDF, IEEEXplore]