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  • Edisson Alexander Machado, Juan Felipe Botero: “Implementación de un Dispositivo para la Gestión de los Recursos del Ancho de Banda”. RASI 3(1): 63-68 (2006) [Link]

  • Juan Felipe Botero, Xavier Hesselbach, Andreas Fischer and Hermann de Meer : “Optimal mapping of virtual networks with hidden hops”, Telecommunication Systems, Online First™, 24 March 2011 [Link]

  • A. Fischer, Juan Felipe Botero, M. Duelli, D. Schlosser, X. Hesselbach, and H. de Meer, “ALEVIN - A Framework to Develop, Compare, and Analyze Virtual Network Embedding Algorithms”, Electronic Communications of the EASST, Kommunikation in Verteilten Systemen 2011, vol. 37, Mar. 2011 [Link]

  • Botero, J.F..; Hesselbach, X.; Duelli, M.; Schlosser, D.; Fischer, A.; Meer, H.; , "Energy Efficient Virtual Network Embedding", Communications Letters, IEEE , vol.PP, no.99, pp.1-4, 2012 [Link]

  • A. Fischer, JF Botero, M Till Beck , H. de Meer, and X. Hesselbach, "Virtual Network Embedding: A Survey", IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, vol.PP, no.99, pp.1-19, 0 [Link]

  • Juan Felipe Botero, Miguel Molina, Xavier Hesselbach-Serra, Josè Roberto Amazonas, "A novel paths algebra-based strategy to flexibly solve the link mapping stage of VNE problems", Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Available online 5 March 2013, ISSN 1084-8045, [Link]

  • Juan Felipe Botero, Xavier Hesselbach, "Greener Networking in a Network Virtualization Environment", Computer Networks, [Link]

  • D. Rincón, A. Agustí-Torra, J.F. Botero, F. Raspall, D. Remondo, X. Hesselbach, M.T. Beck, H. de Meer, F. Niedermeier, G. Giuliani, "A novel collaboration paradigm for reducing energy consumption and carbon dioxide emissions in data centres", The Computer Journal, 2013, [Link]

  • Correa, Eder Samir; Fletscher, Luis Alejandro; Botero, Juan Felipe, "Virtual Data Center Embedding: A Survey," Latin America Transactions, IEEE (Revista IEEE America Latina) , vol.13, no.5, pp.1661,1670, May 2015 [Link]

  • Michael Till Beck, Andreas Fischer, Juan Felipe Botero, Claudia Linnhoff-Popien, Hermann de Meer, Distributed and scalable embedding of virtual networks, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Volume 56, October 2015, Pages 124-136, ISSN 1084-8045, Link

  • Fletscher, L. A., Valencia, C., & Botero, J. F. (2015). SON Mechanism for Green Heterogeneous Cellular Networks. In Intelligent Mechanisms for Network Configuration and Security (pp. 45-49). Springer International Publishing. Link

  • d. J. Gil Herrera and J. F. Botero Vega, "Network Functions Virtualization: A Survey," in IEEE Latin America Transactions, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 983-997, Feb. 2016. doi: 10.1109/TLA.2016.7437249. Link

  • Xavier Hesselbach, Josè Roberto Amazonas, Santi Villanueva, Juan Felipe Botero, Coordinated node and link mapping VNE using a new paths algebra strategy, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Volume 69, July 2016, Pages 14-26, ISSN 1084-8045. Link

  • Eramo, V., Hesselbach-Serra, X., Luo, Y., & Botero, J. F. (2016). Design of High Throughput and Cost-Efficient Data Center Networks. Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Link

  • Chica, Juan Camilo Correa, Juan Felipe Botero Vega, and Natalia Gaviria Gómez. "Cross-layer designs for energy efficient wireless body area networks: a review." Revista Facultad de Ingeniería 79 (2016): 98-118. Link

  • J. Gil Herrera; J. F. Botero, "Resource Allocation in NFV: A Comprehensive Survey," in IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management , vol.PP, no.99, pp.1-1 doi: 10.1109/TNSM.2016.2598420. Link


  • J.F. Botero, Xavier Hesselbach, and Xavier Muñoz: ” Estrategia de asignación de recursos basada en criterios de justicia para las interfaces de encaminadores lógicos IP. In VII Jornadas de Ingeniería Telemática, 2008, Alcalá de Henares, Spain [PDF]

  • J. F. Botero and X. Hesselbach, “The bottlenecked virtual network problem in bandwidth allocation for network virtualization”, in Proc. IEEE Latin-American Conference on Communications (LATINCOM’09), Medellín, Colombia, 2009. [Link]

  • J.F. Botero and X. Hesselbach, Optimization Model for Bandwidth Allocation in a Network Virtualization Environment, 2nd Euro-NF Workshop and Future Internet Cluster Meeting, 2009. Santander, Spain [Link]

  • Eduard Grasa, Sergi Figuerola, Xavier Barrera, Laia Ferrao, Carlos Baez, Pau Minoves, Xavier Hesselbach, Juan Felipe Botero: “MANTICORE II: IP Network as a Service Pilots at HEAnet, NORDUnet and RedIRIS” en Terena Networking Conference. "TNC2010". Vilnius, Lithuania, 2010. [Link]

  • A. Manzalini, C. Moiso, R. Minerva, X. Hesselbach, J. S. Pareta, J. F. Botero, “Generalized Cognitive Networks of Virtual Resources”, in IX Workshop in G/MPLS (WGN9). "IX workshop in G/MPLS networks", Girona, Spain. 2010. [Link]

  • Michael Duelli, Daniel Schlosser, Juan Felipe Botero, Xavier Hesselbach, Andreas Fischer and Hermann de Meer: “VNREAL: Virtual network resource embedding algorithms in the framework ALEVIN” in 7th EURO-NGI Conference on Next Generation Internet Networks, Kairserslauten, Germany, 2011. [Link]

  • Juan Felipe Botero, Xavier Hesselbach, Michael Duelli, Daniel Schlosser, Andreas Fischer and Hermann de Meer: “Flexible VNE Algorithms Analysis using ALEVIN” en 11th Würzburg Workshop on IP: Joint ITG and Euro-NF Workshop "Visions of Future Generation Networks" (EuroView2011): co-located with official G-Lab status meeting: August 1st-August 2nd, 2011, Würzburg, Alemania". 2011, p. 47-48. [Link]

  • Botero, J.; Hesselbach, X. Comparacion de algoritmos para el mapeo de redes virtuales. En X Jornadas de Ingeniería Telemática. "Jornadas de Ingeniería Telemática: JITEL 2011". 2011, Santander, España, p. 324-331. [PDF]

  • M.T. Beck, J.F. Botero, A. Fischer , X. Hesselbach and H. de Meer, "A Distributed, Parallel, and Generic Virtual Network Embedding Framework", IEEE ICC 2013 [Link]

  • J.F. Botero, S. Klingert, X. Hesselbach, A. Falcone, G. Giuliani, "GreenSLAs: Providing Energy Consumption Flexibility in DCs through Energy-aware Contracts", SmartGreens 2013, 119-123

  • J.F. Botero, D. Rincón, A. Agustí, X. Hesselbach, F. Raspall, D. Remondo, A. Barba, P. Barone, G. Giuliani, "A Data Center Control Architecture for Power Consumption Reduction", 2nd International Workshop on Energy-Efficient Data Centres E^2DC 2013. link

  • J.F. Botero, "Virtual Network Embedding and its Impact in Routing and Optical Networking", 1st Workshop in new paradigms for routing in optical networks, Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 16 th, 2015. Link

  • M. Till Beck and J. Botero, “Coordinated allocation of service function chains,” in Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), 2015 IEEE, 2015, pp. 1–7. Link

  • Ferrer Riera, J.; Hesselbach, X.; Zotkiewicz, M.; Szostak, M.; Botero, J.-F., "Modelling the NFV forwarding graph for an optimal network service deployment," in Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), 2015 17th International Conference on , vol., no., pp.1-4, 5-9 July 2015. Link

  • Xavier Hesselbach, Juan Felipe Botero, and Jose Roberto Amazonas, "A Novel Path Computing Framework under QoX Constraintsased on N&PV Functions Embedding", best paper award in ICSNC 2015, The Tenth International Conference on Systems and Networks Communications, pp. 150-157, Barcelona, Spain, Nov 2015, Link

  • Leal, Erwin Alexander, and Juan Felipe Botero. "S3N-Smart Solution for Substation Networks, an Architecture for the Management of Communication Networks in Power Substations." IFIP International Conference on Autonomous Infrastructure, Management and Security. Springer International Publishing, 2016. Link

  • X. Hesselbach, J. Dantas, J. R. Amazonas, J. F. Botero and J. R. Piney, "Management of resources under priorities in EON using a modified RDM based on the squatting-kicking approach," 2016 18th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), Trento, 2016, pp. 1-5. Link


I'm a frequent reviewer of the following conferences, journals and magazines: IEEE Communication Letters, IEEE Network, Computer Networks, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Computer Communications, Ad Hoc Networks, IEEE ICC, IEEE LCN, IEEE-OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, Information Sciences, Journal Of Zhejiang University-Computers & Electronics, Photonic Network Communications, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas of Communications, Applied Sciences, PLOS ONE, IETE Technical Review, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking