Department of Systems and Computer Engineering at Carleton University

 

List of Theses

 

2020

Elham Kalantari, Placement of Air and Ground Base Stations in Integrated Aerial and Terrestrial Cellular Networks, PhD thesis, University of Ottawa, Supervisors: Prof. Abbas Yongacoglu and Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, January 2020. [thesis]

 

MoniroshariehVameghestahbanati, Designing Multidimensional Constellations and Efficient Detection Schemes for SCMA Systems, PhD thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Ian Marsland, Prof. Ramy Gohary, and Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, January 2020. [thesis]

2019

Mohamed Alzenad, Integrated Aerial and Terrestrial Wireless Access Architecture for Beyond-5G Networks, PhD thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, May 2019. [thesis]

2018

Faraj Lagum, Stochastic Geometry-Based Tools for Spatial Modeling and Planning of Future Cellular Networks: Opportunistic Cell Switch-off and Strategic Deployment of Flying Base Stations, PhD thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Dr. Sebastian Szyszkowicz, November 2018. [thesis]

 

Zakaria El-Moutaouakkil, Spectrum-Efficient Cognitive MIMO Relaying: A Practical Design Perspective, PhD thesis, IMT Atlantique (France), Supervisors: Prof. Samir Saoudi (IMT Atlantique, France) and Dr. Kamel Tourki (Huawei France), October 2018.

 

Hossein Khoshnevis, Multilevel Polar Coded-modulation for Wireless Communication, PhD thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Ian Marsland and Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, September 2018. [thesis]

 

Yaser Fouad, Number-Theoretic Sequence Design for Uncoordinated Resource Block Assignments in Relay-Assisted Machine-Type Communication Systems, PhD thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Ramy Gohary and Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, June 2018. [thesis]

2017

Mehmet Cagri Ilter, SNR-Adaptive Constellation Design for Convolutional Codes, PhD thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, December 2017. [thesis]

 

Hamza Umit Sokun, Enhancing Energy and Spectral Efficiencies in Wireless Cellular Networks, PhD thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Prof. Ramy Gohary, December 2017. [thesis]

 

Meisam Mirahsan, HetHetNets: Heterogeneous Wireless Cellular Networks with Heterogeneous Traffic, PhD thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Dr. Sebastian Szyszkowicz, July 2017. [thesis]

2016

Tamer Beitelmal, The Cell Switch-Off Approach for Energy Efficient Cellular Networks, PhD thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Dr. Sebastian Szyszkowicz, December 2016. [thesis]

 

Ziwen Zhao, Spatial Clustering in Slotted ALOHA Two-Hop Random Access for Machine Type Communications, MASc thesis, Supervisors: Dr. Sebastian Szyszkowicz and Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu. [thesis]

 

Philip Reinhard Balogun, Multilevel Polar Codes for Grassmannian Signaling, MASc thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Ian Marsland, Dr. Ramy Gohary, and Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu. [thesis]

 

Rozita Rashtchi, Joint Routing, Scheduling and Power Allocation in Generic Multihop Wireless Networks, PhD thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Dr. Ramy Gohary, January 2016. [thesis]

2015

Kevin Wen Luo, Enhancing Rates in Relay Channels, PhD thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Dr. Ramy Gohary, September 2015. [thesis] [slides]

 

Inan Korkmaz, Fast Demand Control in Smart Grid Communications with User-in-the-Loop (UIL) Method, MASc thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, May 2015. [thesis]

2014

Alireza Sharifian, Utility-based Packet Scheduling and Resource Allocation Algorithms with Heterogeneous Traffic for Wireless OFDMA Networks, PhD thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, September 2014. [thesis]

 

Ziyang Wang, Resource Management in Wireless Cellular Networks with Heterogeneous Capacity Supply and Heterogeneous Traffic Demand (HetHetNets), MASc thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Prof. Marc St-Hilaire, September 2014. [thesis]

2013

Jing Dang, Distributed Multiple Access for the Uplink of Multi-Cell OFDMA Networks, MASc thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, September 2013. [thesis]

 

Akram Bin Sediq, Towards Efficient and Fair Radio Resource Allocation Schemes for Interference-Limited Cellular Networks, PhD thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, August 2013. [thesis]

2012

Gencer Cili, Coordinated Multi-Point Transmission Aided Cell Switch Off Schemes for Energy Efficient Mobile Cellular Networks, MASc thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Prof. Richard Yu, September 2012. [thesis] [slides]

 

Furkan Alaca, Cell Switch-Off Strategies for Green Mobile Networks, August 2012. [thesis]

2011

Mahmudur Rahman, Dynamic Inter-Cell Interference Coordination in Cellular OFDMA Networks, PhD thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, July 2011. [thesis] [slides]

 

Talha Ahmad, Coordinated Multi-Point Transmission for Interference Mitigation in Cellular Distributed Antenna Systems, Master’s thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, July 2011. [thesis] [slides]

 

Yaser Mohamed Mostafa Fouad, A Distributed Resource Block Assignment Scheme for Relay-Assisted Cellular Networks with Self-Organizing Terminal Relays, Master’s thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, July 2011. [thesis][slides]

 

Arshdeep S. Kahlon, Outage in Large Wireless Networks with Spectrum Sharing under Rayleigh Fading, Master’s thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Shalini Periyalwar and Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, July 2011. [thesis] [slides]

 

Heba Eid, Inter-cell and Intra-cell Interference Coordination in Cellular Networks with Highly-Sectored Base Stations, Master’s thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, May 2011. [thesis] [slides]

 

Mohamed Adel Rashad Salem, Radio Resource Management in OFDMA-based Cellular Relay Networks, PhD thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Prof. David D. Falconer, January 2011. [thesis] [slides]

 

Sebastian Szyszkowicz, Interference from Large Wireless Networks under Correlated Shadowing, PhD thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, January 2011. [thesis] [slides]

2010

Houda Chafnaji, Advanced Hybrid-ARQ Receivers for Broadband MIMO Communications, PhD thesis, Telecom Bretagne (Brest, France), Supervisors: Prof. Samir Saoudi (Telecom Bretagne, Brest, France), Tarik Ait-Idir (INPT, Rabat, Morocco), and Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu (Carleton, Ottawa, Canada). [thesis] [slides]

 

Muhammad Aljuaid, Interference Characterization and Spectrum Sharing in Large Wireless Networks, PhD thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, July 2010. [thesis] [slides]

 

Saad Al-Ahmadi, Composite Fading Channel Modeling and Information Capacity of Distributed Antenna Architectures in Cellular Networks, PhD thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, July 2010. [thesis]

 

Soumitra Dixit, A Distributed Framework with a Novel Pricing Model for Dynamic Spectrum Access to Secondary Users in Infrastructure based Wireless Networks, Master’s thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Shalini Periyalwar and Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, January 2010. [thesis] [slides]

2009

2008

Furuzan Atay Onat, Cooperative Diversity Relaying Techniques in Wireless Communication Networks, PhD thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, December 2008. [thesis]

 

Akram Salem Bin Sediq, Diversity Combining of Signals with Different Modulation Levels and Constellation Rearrangement in Cooperative Relay Networks, Master’s thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, September 2008. [thesis]       

2007

Feroz A. Bokhari, Adaptive Token Bank Fair Queuing Scheduling in the Downlink of 4G Wireless Networks, Master’s thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Dr. William Wong (CRC), December 2007. [thesis]

 

John Boyer, Cooperative Connectivity Model and Bounds for Wireless Relay Networks, PhD thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Prof. David D. Falconer, September 2007. [thesis]

 

Sebastian S. Szyszkowicz, Interference in Cellular Networks: A Sum of Lognormals Modeling, Master’s thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, January 2007. [thesis]

2006

Abdulkareem Bala Adinoyi, Multi-Antenna and Relaying Techniques in Wireless Communication Networks, PhD thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, May 2006. [thesis]

2005

Omer Mubarek, Dynamic Frequency Hopping in Cellular Fixed Relay Networks, Master's thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Prof. Shalini Periyalwar, Carleton University, January 2005. [thesis]

 

Ahmet Hakan Bolukbasi, Feasibility of Providing Ubiquitous High Data Rate Coverage in Cellular Fixed Relay Networks, Master's thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Prof. David D. Falconer, Carleton University, January 2005. [thesis]

2004

Adrian Florea, On the Efficiency of Using Multiple Hops in Fixed Relay based Wireless Networks, Master's thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, Carleton University, December 2004. [thesis]

 

Mahmudur Rahman, Adaptive Modulation & Coding-Based Packet Scheduling with Inter-Base Station Coordination in Fixed Cellular Broadband Wireless Networks, Master's thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Prof. Samy Mahmoud, Carleton University, May 2004. [thesis]

 

Shoaev Hares, Diversity and Adaptive Modulation & Coding Aware Routing in WLAN Multihop Networks with Centrally Scheduled Multiple Access, Master's thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Dr. Bassam Hashem (Saudi Telecom Company), Carleton University, January 2004. [thesis]

 

Donald Walsh, Two-Hop Relaying in CDMA Networks Using the Unlicensed Bands, Master's thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, Carleton University, January 2004. [thesis]

2003

Imran Abdul Bari Syed, Performance Improvements through the Mesh Architecture in TDMA based Broadband Fixed Cellular Networks, Master's thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Prof. Mohamed H. Ahmed (Memorial University), Carleton University, December 2003. [thesis]

 

Huining Hu, Performance Analysis of Cellular Networks with Fixed Relays, Master's thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu, Carleton University, September 2003. [thesis]

 

Ehab Armanious, Link Adaptation Techniques for Fixed Broadband Wireless Access Systems, Master's thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Prof. David D. Falconer, Carleton University, January 2003. [thesis]

2002

Van Sreng, Capacity Enhancement through Two-Hop Relaying in Cellular Radio Systems, Master's thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Prof. David D. Falconer, Carleton University, January 2002. [thesis]

2001

John Boyer, Multihop Wireless Communications Channels, Master's thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Prof. David D. Falconer, Carleton University, July 2001. [thesis]

2000

Salem Salamah, Transmit Power Control in Fixed Cellular Broadband Wireless Systems, Master's thesis, Supervisors: Prof. Halim Yanikomeroglu and Prof. David D. Falconer, Carleton University, 2000. [thesis]

1998

Halim Yanikomeroglu, Multi-Antenna Systems and Interconnection Strategies for CDMA Wireless Access Networks, Ph.D. dissertation, Supervisor: Prof. Elvino S. Sousa, University of Toronto, 1998. [pdf]

1992

Halim Yanikomeroglu, CDMA Distributed Antenna System for Indoor Wireless Communications, Master's thesis, Supervisor: Prof. Elvino S. Sousa, University of Toronto, 1992.


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