Other Publications

Conference Publications

Ahmad Saeed Mohammad, Narsi Reddy, Fathima James, Cory Beard, “Demodulation of Faded Wireless Signals using Deep Convolutional Neural Networks,” 8th IEEE Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference, (CCWC 2018), Las Vegas, NV, 8-10 January 2018.
Rahul Paropkari, Cory Beard, and Appie van de Liefvoort, “Handover Performance Prioritization for Public Safety and Emergency Networks,” 38th IEEE Sarnoff Symposium, Newark, NJ, September 18-20, 2017.
Aklilu Gebremichail and Cory Beard, “Fade Duration Based Sleep Mode Activation in Dense Femtocell Cluster Networks,” 26th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN 2017), Vancouver, CA, July 31-August 3, 2017.
Pedro Tonhozi de Oliveira and Cory Beard, “Dynamic Carrier Allocation: A step towards the future of 5G,” Wireless Telecommunication Symposium, Chicago, IL, USA, April 2017.
Shubhabrata Mukherjee and Cory Beard, “A Framework for Ultra-Reliable Low Latency Mission-Critical Communication,” Wireless Telecommunication Symposium, Chicago, IL, USA, April 2017.
M. Todd Gardner, Cory Beard, Deep Medhi, “Using SEIRS Epidemic Models for IoT Botnets Attacks,” Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Design of Reliable Communication Networks (DRCN 2017), Munich, March 8-10, 2017.
 M. Todd Gardner, Yufei Cheng, Rebecca May, Cory Beard, James P. G. Sterbenz, Deep Medhi, “Creating Network Resilience Against Disasters Using Service Level Agreements,” Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Design of Reliable Communication Networks (DRCN 2016), Paris, France, March 15-16, 2016.
 Oliveira, Pedro Tonhozi de and Beard, Cory, “Dynamic capacity planning of wireless networks using user mobility behavior in smart cities,” IEEE Smart Cities Workshop: Crossing Discipline Boundaries for Smart Cities, Kansas City, MO, Feb. 8-9, 2016.
 Cory Beard, “High Reliability 4G and 5G Cellular Wireless Services for Smart Cities,” IEEE Smart Cities Workshop: Crossing Discipline Boundaries for Smart Cities, Kansas City, MO, Feb. 8-9, 2016.
 Gebremichail, Aklilu Assefa; Beard, Cory, “Multi-hop relay selection based on fade durations,” Wireless Telecommunications Symposium (WTS), 2015, April 15-17, 2015, New York, NY USA.
 Michael Gardner, Cory Beard and Appie Van de Liefvoort, “Mission Critical Publish-Subscribe Performance Modeling using Linear Algebraic and Classical Methods,” Theory of Modeling and Simulation, 2014 Symposium on the (TMS 2015), Springsim 2015, April 12-15, 2015, Alexandria, VA.
 Michael Todd Gardner, Rebecca May, Cory Beard, Deep Medhi, “Finding Geographic Vulnerabilities in Multilayer Networks using Reduced Network State Enumeration,” Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Design of Reliable Communication Networks (DRCN 2015), Kansas City, MO, USA, March 25-27, 2015. 2nd place Best Paper Award.
Tekinay, M.; Beard, C.; Medhi, D., ” Exploiting characteristics of slow fading channels in OFDMA scheduling,” Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), 2014 International, vol., no., pp.901,906, 4-8 Aug. 2014.
Michael Todd Gardner, Rebecca May, Cory Beard, and Deep Medhi, “Using Multi-Topology Routing to Improve Routing during Geographically Correlated Failures,”Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Design of Reliable Communication Networks  (DRCN 2014), Gent, Belgium, April 1-3, 2014. Best Paper Award.
Michael Todd Gardner, Cory Beard, and Deep Medhi, “Using Network Measure to Reduce State Space Enumeration in Resilient Networks,”Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Design of Reliable Communication Networks  (DRCN 2013), Budapest, Hungary, March 4-7, 2013.
Gardner, M.T.; Beard, C.; van de Liefvoort, A., “Efficient Matrix-Exponential Random Variate Generation using a Numeric Linear Combination Approach,” Theory of Modeling and Simulation, 2014 Symposium on the (TMS 2014), April 2014.
Michael Todd Gardner, Cory Beard, “Using QNA to Evaluate Parameter Tuning in Mission Critical SOA Networks,” IEEE International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems 2012 (MASCOTS 2012), Washington, D.C., August 7-9, 2012.
Michael Todd Gardner, Cory Beard, and Deep Medhi, ““Avoiding High Impacts of Geospatial Events in Mission Critical and Emergency Networks using Linear and Swarm Optimization“,” Proceedings of 2012 IEEE International Multi-Disciplinary Conference on Cognitive Methods in Situation Awareness and Decision Support (CogSIMA 2012), March 6-8, 2012, New Orleans, LA, USA.
Gardner, M.T.; Beard, C., “The Performance of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) in Mission Critical Networks,” Proceedings of the 2012 Annual Meeting of Great Plains Network (GPN2012), June 2012.
Zhefu Shi, Cory Beard and Ken Mitchell, “Competition, Cooperation, and Optimization in Multi-Hop CSMA NetworksProceedings of the Eighth ACM International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Wireless Ad Hoc, Sensor, and Ubiquitous Networks (PE-WASUN 2011), Miami Beach, FL, USA, October 31 – November 4, 2011.
Michael Todd Gardner and  Cory Beard, “Evaluating Geographic Vulnerabilities in Networks,” 2011 Annual IEEE Communications Quality and Reliability (CQR) International Workshop, May 10-12, 2011, Naples, Florida, USA, Best Paper Award.
Cory Beard, Baek-Young Choi and Hyungbae Park, “QoS and Channel Aware Packet Bundling for VoIP and Data Traffic in Multi-Carrier Cellular Networks,” International Teletraffic Congress 22, Amsterdam, Netherlands,September 7-9, 2010.
Jung Hwan Kim, Baek-Young Choi, and Cory Beard, “QoS and Channel Aware Packet Bundling for VoIP Traffic in Cellular Networks,” International Teletraffic Congress 21, Paris, France, September 15-17, 2009.
Zhefu Shi, Cory Beard, Ken Mitchell, “Tunable Traffic Control for Multihop CSMA Networks,” 2008 IEEE Military Communications Conference (MILCOM ’08), San Diego, November 2008.
Jiazhen Zhou and Cory Beard, “Adaptive Probabilistic Scheduling for a Cellular Emergency Network,”  First International Workshop on Next Generation Networks for First Responders and Critical Infrastructures (NetCri07), April 2007.
Zhefu Shi, Cory Beard, and Ken Mitchell, “Misbehavior and MAC Friendliness in CSMA Networks,” IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC) 2007, Hong Kong, March 11-15, 2007.
Jiazhen Zhou and Cory Beard, “Tunable Preemption Controls for a Cellular Emergency Network,” IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC) 2007, Hong Kong, March 11-15, 2007.
Daniel Fokum and Cory Beard, “A Scheme For Improved Delay and Frame Drop Probabilities in 802.11e Networks,” IASTED International Conference on Wireless Networks and Emerging Technologies 2006 (WNET ’06), Banff, Alberta, Canada, July 3-6, 2006.
Jiazhen Zhou and Cory Beard, “Combined Preemption and Queuing Schemes for Admission Control of a Wireless Emergency Network,” IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC) 2006, Las Vegas, NV, April 3-5, 2006.
Jiazhen Zhou and Cory Beard, “Weighted Earliest Deadline Scheduling and Its Analytical Solution for Admission Control in a Wireless Emergency Network.” International Teletraffic Congress 19, Beijing, August 29-September 2, 2005.
Brijraj Vaghani and Cory Beard, “A Scheme to Measure Error Rates in the Presence of Adjacent Channel Interference using Frequency Domain Analysis,” IASTED International Conference on Communications, Internet, and Information Technology (CIIT 2004), St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands, November 22-24, 2004.
Manali Joshi and Cory Beard, “Reducing Queue-Fill Variability for Emergency Traffic in a Differentiated Services Network,”  ICCCN ’04, Chicago, Illinois, Oct. 11-13, 2004.
Ala I. Al-Fuqaha, Ghulam M. Chaudhry, Cory Beard, Mohsen Guizani, Miguel Labrador, and Ibrahim Habib, “Link-State Update Policies for All-Optical DWDM Transport Networks,” 2004 IEEE International Conference on Communications, Paris, June 2004.
Dijiang Huang, Deep Medhi, Cory Beard, Lein Harn, “Trust Analysis of Link State Network Routing,” Second International Trusted Internet Workshop (TIW 2003), December, 2003, Hyderabad, India.
Balaji Krithikaivasan, Shekhar Srivastava, Cory Beard, Appie van de Liefvoort, Deep Medhi, “Controlling Performance in the Congested Parts of an Asymmetric Network using Controls and Routing,” 2003 IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications, Kemer – Antalya, Turkey, June 2003.
Shekhar S., Balaji K., Venkatesh V., Cory Beard, Deep Medhi, Appie Van de Liefvoort, Wesam Alanqar, Ananth Nagarajan, “A Case Study on Evaluating the Benefits of MPLS Traffic Engineering through Constraint-Based Routing and Network Controls,” 2002 IEEE International Conference on Communications, New York, New York, May 2002.
Cory C. Beard and Victor S. Frost, “Ticket Server Performance Evaluation Using a Hybrid Simulation Approach,” SCS 2001 Applied Telecommunication Symposium, Seattle, Washington, April 2001.
Xianghong Zeng and Cory C. Beard, “Prioritized Resource Allocation at Differentiated Services Ingress Routers,” IASTED Parallel and Distributed Systems Conference 2000, Las Vegas, November 2000.
Cory C. Beard and Victor S. Frost, “Connection Admission Control for Differentiating Priority Traffic on Public Networks, 1999 IEEE Military Communications International Symposium, Atlantic City, New Jersey, November 1999.
Cory C. Beard and Victor S. Frost, “Dynamic Agent-Based Prioritized Connection Admission for Stressed Networks, 1999 IEEE International Conference on Communications, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, June 1999.

Book Chapters

Jiazhen Zhou and Cory Beard, “Providing Emergency Services in Public Cellular Networks,” Cellular Networks: Positioning, Performance Analysis, Reliability, Intech, March 2011, pp. 285 304, Chapter 13. Shekhar S.,
Zhefu Shi and Cory Beard, “QoS in the Mobile Cloud Computing Environment,” Mobile Networks and Cloud Computing Convergence for Progressive Services and Applications, IGI Global, 2014.

Other Papers and Reports

K. Nitin Anand Pai, Ajay Mansata, and Cory Beard, “The Effectiveness of Deflection Routing at the IP Layer“.
Sagar Hatkar and Cory Beard, “Cross Layered Routing Implementation for Ultra Wideband Communication“.
Brijraj Vaghani and Cory Beard, “Improving Spectral Efficiency and Reducing Adjacent Channel Interference of a Wireless Emergency Communication System“.
Jian Gao and Cory Beard, “Removal of Unnecessary Queue Variance with Active Queue Management“.
Jian Gao and Cory Beard, “Overlay Networks to Support Internet Emergency Preparedness Services“.
Padmanabhan Krishnan and Cory Beard, “Quality of Service in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks through Self Admission Control.”
Dijiang Huang, Amit Sinha, Deep Medhi, Cory Beard, “Strategies for Addressing Link State Routing Protocol Vulnerabilities: A Panoramic View.”
Ajay Mansata, Salil Talauliker, Manali Joshi, and Cory Beard, “Removal of the Noise Source Inherent to AQM.”
Hongchuan Xiao and Cory Beard, “Support for High Priority Traffic Using Preemption.”
Cory Beard, “Mechanisms for Providing Internet Emergency Services,” February 2003.

Ph.D. Dissertation

Cory C. Beard, “Dynamic Agent-Based Prioritized Resource Allocation for Stressed Networks,” Ph.D. Dissertation, Defended August 9, 1999.