DET Honors

Awards/honors/prizes

ERC Grants

Best paper awards in the last 10 years

  • 2018
    • Abdellatif, Alaa; Mohamed, Amr; Chiasserini, Carla Fabiana, Automated Class-based Compression for Real-Time Epileptic Seizure Detection. In 2018 Wireless Telecommunications Symposium (WTS)
  • 2016
    • Ozgu Alay and Andra Lutu (Simula Research Laboratory, Norway); Rafael García, Miguel Peón Quirós and Vincenzo Mancuso (IMDEA Networks Institute, Spain); Thomas Hirsch (Celerway AS, Norway); Tobias Dély (Celerway, Norway); Jonas Werme, Kristian Evensen and Audun Fosselie Hansen (Simula Research Laboratory, Norway); Stefan Alfredsson, Jonas Karlsson and Anna Brunstrom (Karlstad University, Sweden); Ali Safari Khatouni and Marco Mellia (Politecnico di Torino, Italy); Marco G Ajmone Marsan (Politecnico di Torino & IMDEA Networks, Italy); Roberto Monno (Nextworks, Italy); Håkon Lønsethagen (Telenor R&D, Norway), Measuring and Assessing Mobile Broadband Networks with MONROE, 7th IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (IEEE WoWMoM 2016), Coimbra, Portugal, June 21-24 2016
    • Zana Limani Fazliu, Carla-Fabiana Chiasserini, Gian Michele Dell'Aera, Downlink Transmit Power Setting in LTE HetNets with Carrier Aggregation,7th IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia 
      Networks (IEEE WoWMoM 2016), Coimbra, Portugal, June 21-24 2016 (Best Paper Award)
    • Hassan Metwalley, Stefano Traverso, Marco Mellia, Stanislav Miskovic, and Mario Baldi, CrowdSurf: Empowering Transparency in the Web, ACM SIGCOMM 2016, Florianópolis, Brazil, August 2016
  • 2015
    • Jialong Zhang, Sabyasachi Saha, Guofei Gu, Sung-Ju Lee, Marco Mellia, Systematic Mining of Associated Server Herds for Malware Campaign Discovery, 35th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (IEEE ICDCS 2015) -  Columbus, Ohio, US, July 2015
  • 2014
    • Neven Saleh, Samanta Rosati, Amr Sharawi, Manal Abdel Wahed, and Gabriella Balestra, Application of Quality Function Deployment and Genetic Algorithm for Replacement of Medical Equipment, 7th Cairo International Biomedical Engineering Conference (CIBEC 2014), Giza, Egypt December 2014 (Student best paper award - 3rd place)
    • C. Rossi, C. Casetti, C.F. Chiasserini, A Passive Solution for Interference Estimation in WiFi Networks, ADHOC-NOW 2014: Ad-Hoc, Mobile and Wireless Networks, Benidorm, Spain, 22-27 June 2014
    • V. Agostini, M. Knaflitz, A. Nascimbeni, A Gaffuri, Gait measurements in hemiplegic children: an automatic analysis of foot-floor contact sequences and electromyographic patterns, IEEE International Symposium on Medical Measurements and Applications (MeMea 2014), Lisbona, Portugal, 11-12 June 2014  Siyuan Zhou, Alessandro Nordio, Carla Fabiana Chiasserini, Estimation Quality of High-dimensional Fields in Wireless Sensor Networks, The Sixth International Conference on Advances in Satellite and Space Communications (SPACOMM), Nice, France, Feb. 2014
    • Gabriella Bosco, Vittorio Curri, Andrea Carena, Pierluigi Poggiolini, and Fabrizio Forghieri, On the Performance of Nyquist-WDM Terabit Superchannels Based on PM-BPSK, PM-QPSK, PM-8QAM or PM-16QAM Subcarriers, 2014 Journal of Lightwave Technology
  • 2013
    • Alessandro Finamore, Marco Mellia, Zafar Gilani, Kostantina Papagiannaki, Yan Grunenberger and Vijay Erramilli, Is There a Case for Mobile Phone Content Pre-staging, 9th International Conference on emerging Networking EXperiments and Technologies, Santa Barbara (CA), 9-12 December 2013 (Best Short Paper Award)
    • M. Troglia Gamba, S. Ugazio , Y. Pei, L. Lo Presti, R. Notarpietro, M. Pini and P. Savi, A new SDR GNSS Receiver Prototype for Reflectometry Applications: Ideas and Design, 4th International Colloquium on Scientific and Fundamental Aspects of the Galileo Programme, Prague, Czech Republic, 4‐6 December 2013 (Best Paper Award in Session 8B - Remote Sensing) 
    • N. Kassabian and J. Morton, Galileo Tracking Performance under Ionosphere Scintillation, 4th International Colloquium on Scientific and Fundamental Aspects of the Galileo Programme, Prague, Czech Republic, 4‐6 December 2013 (Best Paper Award in Session 3A - Ionosphere 2)
    • Hans Stokking, Victor Klos, Jin Jiang, Claudio Casetti, Social Backup and Sharing of Video using HTTP Adaptive Streaming, Implementing Future Media Internet towards New Horizons Maximising the global value of Content, Media and Network (NEM Summit 2013)
    • M. Ricca, A. Francini, S. Fortune, T.E. Klein, An Assessment of Power-Load Proportionality in Network Systems, IEEE International Conference on Sustainable Internet and ICT for Sustainability (SustainIT 2013), Palermo, October 2013
    • P. Manfredi, A. Biondi, D. Vande Ginste, D. De Zutter, F.G. Canavero, SPICE-based statistical assessment of interconnects terminated by nonlinear loads with polynomial characteristics, IEEE 22nd Conference on Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging and Systems (EPEPS 2013), San Jose, CA, October 2013 (Best Oral Paper Award)
    • N. Linty, P. Crosta, Code and Frequency Estimation in Galileo Mass Market Receivers, International conference on Localization and GNSS, Torino, Italy, June 25-27, 2013
    • Daniel Riviello, Roberto Garello, Sergio Benco, Alberto Perotti e Floriana Crespi, Sensing of DVB-T Signals for White Space Cognitive Radio Systems, The Third International Conference on Advances in Cognitive Radio (COCORA 2013), Venice, Italy, 21-26 April, 2013
    • Carlo Condo, Concatenated turbo LDPC codes for deep space communications: performance and implementation,  Fifth International Conference on Advances in Satellite and Space Communications (SPACOMM 2013), Venezia, April 2013
    • Mauro Mangia, Riccardo Rovatti, Gianluca Setti, Rakeness in the design of Analog-to-Information Conversion of Sparse and Localized Signals, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems – Part I, vol. 59, n. 5, pp. 1001 – 1014, 2012 (IEEE CAS Society Guillemin-Cauer Award, best paper published in the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems - Part I or the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems - Part II publications which appeared in the years 2010-2012)
    • Mauro Mangia, Riccardo Rovatti, Gianluca Setti, Analog-to-Information Conversion of Sparse and Non-White Signals: Statistical Design of Sensing Waveforms, 2011 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS2011), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 2011 (Best Student Paper Award)
  • 2012
    • M. Tahir, L. Lo Presti, Two sequential acquisition techniques for weak GNSS signals, 2012 IEEE First AESS European Conference on Satellite Telecommunications (ESTEL), Rome, Italy, 2-5 Oct. 2012
    • E. Falletti, B. Motella, M. Troglia Gamba, C. Facchinetti, Multipath mitigation in SoL environments using a combination of squared correlators, International Conference Institute Of Navigation (ION) GNSS 2012, Nashville, September 2012 (Best Presentation Award in section D3)
    • A. Bianco, P. Giaccone, Nanfang Li, Exploiting Dynamic Voltage and Frequency Scaling in Networks on Chip, IEEE 13th Conference on High Performance Switching and Routing (HPSR), Belgrade, Serbia, June 24-27, 2012 (Outstanding Paper Award)
    • S. Traverso, L. Abeni, R. Birke, C. Kiraly, E. Leonardi, R. Lo Cigno, M. Mellia, Experimental comparison of neighborhood filtering strategies in unstructured P2P-TV systems, The 12th IEEE International Conference on Peer-to-Peer Computing (IEEE P2P'12) Tarragona, Spain, September 03-05, 2012
    • F. Mata, P. Zuraniewski, M. Mandjes, M. Mellia, Anomaly Detection in VoIP Traffic with Trends, 24th International Teletraffic Congress (ITC 24) Krakow, Poland, September 4-7, 2012 (Best Student Paper)
    • I. Drago, M. Mellia, M. Munafo', A. Sperotto, R. Sadre, A. Pras, Inside Dropbox: Understanding Personal Cloud Storage Services, ACM Internet Measurement Conference - IMC '12 Boston, MA, November 2012 (The paper won the IRTF ANR Prize)
  • 2011
    • Balaji Rengarajan, Gianluca Rizzo, Marco Ajmone Marsan, Bounds on QoS-Constrained Energy Savings in Cellular Access Networks with Sleep Modes, 23rd International Teletraffic Congress (ITC 2011), 6-9 September, 2011, San Francisco, USA (Best Paper Award)
  • 2010
    • P. Manfredi, I.S. Stievano, F.G. Canavero, Parameters variability effects on microstrip interconnects via Hermite polynomial chaos, IEEE 19th Conference on Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging and Systems (EPEPS 2010), Austin, TX, October 2010 (Best Student Paper Award)
    • A. Abrardo, M. Barni, E. Magli, F. Nencini, Error-resilient and low-complexity onboard lossless compression of hyperspectral images by means of distributed source coding, T-GARS, v. 48, n. 4, Apr. 2010, pp. 1892-1904 (The paper won IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society 2011 Transactions Prize Paper Award)
  • 2009
    • Agostini V., Nascimbeni A., Gaffuri A., Imazio P., Benedetti M.G. , Knaflitz M., Normative EMG activation patterns of school-age children during gait., In: GAIT & POSTURE, vol. 32, pp. 285-289. - ISSN 0966-6362 (The paper got the SIAMOC Best Methodological Paper Award 2009)
    • Andrea Bianco, David Hay, Fabio Neri, Crosstalk-Preventing Scheduling in AWG-Based Cell Switches, Best paper award at IEEE GLOBECOM 2009 (Next Generation Networking and Internet Symposium), Honolulu, HI, USA, ISBN: 978-1-4244-4148-8, Dec 2009

PhD Thesis Awards in the last ten years:

  • 2017. Enrico Bocchi, GTTI Award for his PhD Thesis entitled "Network Traffic Measurements -- Applications to Internet Services and Security"
  • 2011 GTTI Award for PhD Theses in the field of Communication Technologies - Dr. Gianluca FALCO, Advanced Algorithms for GNSS Systems, Tutor Prof. Fabio DOVIS, Politecnico di Torino
  • 2010 GTTI Award for PhD Theses in the field of Communication Technologies - Dr. Simone SAVASTA, GNSS Localisation techniques in Interfered Environments, Tutor Prof. Letizia LO PRESTI, Politecnico di Torino