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Papers

  • Dimitris Chatzopoulos, Mahdieh Ahmadi, Sokol Kosta, and Pan Hui, “Have You Asked Your Neighbors? A Hidden Market Approach for Device-to-Device Offloading”, IEEE World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WOWMOM), Coimbra, Portugal, June 21-24, 2016 (Invited Paper).
  • Dimitris Chatzopoulos, Mahdieh Ahmadi, Sokol Kosta, and Pan Hui, “OPENRP: A Reputation Middleware for Opportunistic Mobile Crowd Computing”, IEEE Communications MagazineSpecial Issue on “Social and Mobile Solutions in Ad-Hoc and Sensor Networking, July 2016 (to appear).
  • Dimitris Chatzopoulos, Kathleen Sucipto, Sokol Kosta, Pan Hui, "Video Compression in the Neighborhood: An Opportunistic Approach", In IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2016.
  • M. V. Barbera, S. Kosta, A. Mei, V. C. Perta, and J. Stefa, "Mobile Offloading in the Wild: Findings and Lessons Learned Through a Real-life Experiment with a New Cloud-aware System", In IEEE INFOCOM 2014, Toronto, Canada, 2014. (pdf)
  • S. Kosta, A. Mei, and J. Stefa. "Large-Scale Social Mobile Synthetic Networks with SWIM", In IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2014. (pdf)
  • S. Kosta, V. C. Perta, J. Stefa, P. Hui, and A. Mei, "Clone2Clone (C2C): Peer-to-Peer Networking of Smartphones on the Cloud", In USENIX HotCloud 2013, San Jose, CA, USA, 2013. (pdf)
  • M. V. Barbera, S. Kosta, A. Mei, and J. Stefa. "To offload or not to offload? The bandwidth and energy costs of mobile cloud computing", In Proc. of IEEE INFOCOM, 2013, Turin, Italy, 2013. (pdf)
  • M. V. Barbera, S. Kosta, J. Stefa, P. Hui, and A. Mei. "Cloudshield: Efficient anti-malware smartphone patching with a p2p network on the cloud", In Proc. of 12th IEEE International Conference on Peer-to-Peer Computing (P2P ’12), September 2012. (pdf)
  • S. Kosta, C. V. Perta, J. Stefa, P. Hui, and A. Mei. "Clone2Clone (C2C): Enable peer-to-peer networking of smartphones on the cloud", Technical Report TR-SK032012AM, T-Labs, Deutsche Telekom, 2012. (pdf)
  • S. Kosta, A. Aucinas, P. Hui, R. Mortier, and X. Zhang. "Thinkair: Dynamic resource allocation and parallel execution in the cloud for mobile code offloading", In Proc. of IEEE INFOCOM, 2012. (awarded as the Best PhD student paper of the year, CS Dept., Sapienza University of Rome, Italy, 2012.) (pdf)
  • S. Kosta, A. Aucinas, P. Hui, R. Mortier, and X. Zhang. "Unleashing the power of mobile cloud computing using thinkair", Technical report, arXiv:1105.3232v1 [cs.DC], 2011. (pdf)
  • R. Pal, S. Kosta, and P. Hui. "Settling for less: a QoS compromise mechanism for opportunistic mobile networks", In Proceedings of ACM SIGMETRICS MAMA, 2011. (A slightly improved version appeared in SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review, 39(3):49–51, 2011.) (pdf)
  • S. Kosta, A. Mei, and J. Stefa. "Small world in motion (SWIM): Modeling communities in ad-hoc mobile networking", In IEEE SECON, 2010. (pdf)


Posters and Demos

  • F. A. Silva, S. Kosta, M. Rodrigues, A. Mei, and P. Maciel, “Planning Mobile Cloud Infrastructures Using Stochastic Petri Nets and Graphic Processing Units", In IEEE CloudCom 2015, Poster, Vancouver, Canada, 2015. (pdf)
  • A. Gaeta, S. Kosta, J. Stefa, and A. Mei, "StreamSmart: P2P Video Streaming for Smartphones Through The Cloud", In IEEE SECON 2013Demo Session, New Orleans, USA, 2013. Winner of the Best IEEE SECON 2013 Demo Award.
  • D. Mattiacci, S. Kosta, A. Mei, and J. Stefa, "Supporting Interoperability of Things in IoT Systems", In ACM SENSYS 2013, Demo Session, Rome, Italy, 2013.
  • M. V. Barbera, S. Kosta, A. Mei, V. C. Perta, and J. Stefa, "CDroid: Towards a Cloud-Integrated Mobile Operating System", In Proc. of IEEE INFOCOM 2013, Demo Session, Turin, Italy, 2013. Winner of the Best IEEE INFOCOM 2013 Demo Award. (pdf)
  • S. Kosta, V. C. Perta, J. Stefa, P. Hui, and A. Mei, "CloneDoc: Exploiting the Cloud to Leverage Secure Group Collaboration Mechanisms for Smartphones", In Proc. of IEEE INFOCOM 2013, Demo Session, Turin, Italy, 2013. (pdf)