IEEE Global Communications Conference
7–11 December 2021 // Madrid, Spain // Hybrid: In-Person and Virtual Conference
Connecting Cultures around the Globe

Best Paper Awards


Michael Rice, Brigham Young University


Sonia Aissa, INRS, Canada 
Robert Schober, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Matthew Valenti, West Virginia University, USA


Rui Dinis, Instituto de Telecomunicações, FCT
Joel Rodrigues, Federal University of Piauí (UFPI), Brazil; Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal
Santiago Mazuelas Franco, Basque Center for Applied Mathematics (BCAM), Spain
Rose Hu, Utah State University
Cesar Azurdia, Universidad de Chile

Cognitive Radio and AI-Enabled Networks Symposium

Mutualistic Mechanism In Symbiotic Radios
Qianqian Zhang, Ying-Chang Liang, Hong-Chuan Yang, H. Vincent Poor

Communication and Information System Security Symposium

On The Secrecy Rate Under Statistical Qos Provisioning For Ris-Assisted Miso Wiretap Channel
Vaibhav Kumar, Mark F. Flanagan, Derrick Wing Kwan Ng, Le-Nam Tran

Communication QoS, Reliability and Modeling Symposium

All Predict Wisest Decides: A Novel Ensemble Method To Detect Intrusive Traffic In Iot Networks
Zhiyan Chen, Murat Simsek, Burak Kantarci, Petar Djukic

Communication Software and Multimedia Symposium

Evaluating Softwarization Gains In Drone Networks
Mohannad Alharthi, Abd-Elhamid M. Taha, Hossam S. Hassanein

Communication Theory Symposium

A Practical Algorithm Design And Evaluation For Heterogeneous Elastic Computing With Stragglers
Nicholas Woolsey, Jörg Kliewer, Rong-Rong Chen, Mingyue Ji

Green Communication Systems and Networks Symposium

Joint Vehicle Association And Power Allocation For Energy Efficient Connected Automated Vehicles
Qixun Zhang, Lu Yan, Zhiyong Feng, Ke Zhang, And Yan Zhang

IoT and Sensor Networks Symposium

Steps - Score Table Based Evaluation And Parameters Surfing Approach Of Lorawan
Mi Chen, Lynda Mokdad, Jalel Ben Othman, Jean-Michel Fourneau

Mobile & Wireless Networks Symposium

One For All: Traffic Prediction At Heterogeneous 5g Edge With Data-Efficient Transfer Learning
Xi Chen, Ju Wang, Hang Li, Yi Tian Xu, Di Wu, Xue Liu, Gregory Dudek, Taeseop Lee, Intaik Park

Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium

Traffic Prediction Based Vnf Migration With Temporal Convolutional Network
Fangyu Zhang Hancheng Lu Fengqian Guo Zhuojia Gu

Optical Networks & Systems Symposium

Visible Light Communications: A Novel Indoor Network Planning Approach
Mohsen Abedi, Alexis A. Dowhuszko, Risto Wichman

Signal Processing for Communications Symposium

Primal Dual Ppo Learning Resource Allocation In Indoor Irs-Aided Networks
Haijun Zhang, Xiangnan Liu, Keping Long, H. Vincent Poor

Wireless Communications Symposium

Low-Complexity Robust Optimization For An Irs-Assisted Multi-Cell Network
Yuhang Jia, Wuyang Jiang, Ying Cui

Sub-Terahertz Spatial Statistical Mimo Channel Model For Urban Microcells At 142 Ghz
Shihao Ju, Theodore S. Rappaport

Selected Areas in Communications

Dnc-Aided Scl-Flip Decoding Of Polar Codes
Yaoyu Tao, Zhengya Zhang

Direction-Assisted Beam Management In Full Duplex Millimeter Wave Massive Mimo Systems
Md Atiqul Islam, George C. Alexandropoulos, Besma Smida