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Dr Veselin Rakocevic

Senior Lecturer

School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences

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C146, Tait Building

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City University London
Northampton Square
London
EC1V 0HB
UK

About

Background

Dr Veselin Rakocevic graduated in Telecommunications and Electronic Engineering at the University of Belgrade, Serbia, in October 1998. He then moved to London, where in January 2002 he obtained a PhD in Telecommunications at Queen Mary, University of London, and immediately after that started working at City University London as Lecturer.

His main research interest is in the operation of multihop wireless networks, especially in the problems of optimal scheduling, dynamic clustering, cooperation and network self-organisation. The application of his research can be in vehicular and ad-hoc networking, heterogeneous "4G" cellular networks, or energy network optimisation.

Current and Recent Research Projects

Visualising the Smart Home: Creative Engagement with Customer Data, E-On Research Initiative (2012-2013);
Wireless Networks for Moving Objects, EU COST Action IC90169 (2010-2013);
Interference Management for Large-scale Relay Wireless Networks, collaboration with T-Systems (2010-2014);
Personalised mobile authentication to prevent fraud on mobile commerce applications (2008-2011), UKIERI program, EPSRC;
Broadband Internet for Public Transportation, collaboration with University of Applied Science Giessen-Friedberg, Germany, and T-Systems, project sponsored by BMBF - German Ministry of Research (2005-2008) ;
Secure Communication System for Mobile Commerce, Emerald Fund, commercialization grant (2006-2008);
Traffic Control in Multihop Wireless Ad Hoc Networks, EPSRC CASE award for New academics (2003-2006);

Publications

Journal Article (19)

  1. Tung, H.C., Tsang, K.F., Lam, K.L., Tung, H.Y., Li, B.Y., Yeung, L.F., Ko, K.T., Lau, W.H. and Rakocevic, V. (2014). A mobility enabled inpatient monitoring system using a ZigBee medical sensor network.. Sensors (Basel), 14(2), 2397-2416. doi: 10.3390/s140202397
  2. Jahromizadeh, S. and Rakocevic, V. (2013). Joint Rate Control and Scheduling for Providing Bounded Delay With High Efficiency in Multihop Wireless Networks. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking.
  3. Qureshi, H.K., Rizvi, S., Saleem, M., Khayam, S.A., Rakocevic, V. and Rajarajan, M. (2013). Evaluation and improvement of CDS-based topology control for wireless sensor networks. Wireless Networks, 19(1), 31-46.
  4. Ueberall, C., Koehnen, C., Rakocevic, V., Jaeger, R., Hoy, E. and Rajarajan, M. (Feb 2013). Recommendations in a heterogeneous service environment. MULTIMEDIA TOOLS AND APPLICATIONS, 62(3), 785-820. doi: 10.1007/s11042-011-0874-2
  5. Belschner, J., De Abreu, D., Habermann, J. and Rakocevic, V. (2013). Scheduling algorithm for coordinated beamforming in heterogeneous macro/Pico LTE-advanced networks. IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference.
  6. Tung, H.C., Rakocevic, V., Tsang, K.F. and Lai, L.L. (2013). ZigBee mobility management for Multipurpose Patient Monitoring system. IECON Proceedings (Industrial Electronics Conference), 8460-8465.
  7. Arnold, P., Rakocevic, V., Ramos, O. and Habermann, J. (2013). Algorithms for adaptive radio resource management in relay-assisted LTE-A networks. IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference.
  8. Milojevic, M. and Rakocevic, V. (2013). Short paper: Distributed vehicular traffic congestion detection algorithm for urban environments. IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference, VNC, 182-185.
  9. Rizvi, S., Qureshi, H.K., Khayam, S.A., Rakocevic, V. and Rajarajan, M. (2012). A1: An energy efficient topology control algorithm for connected area coverage in wireless sensor networks.. J. Network and Computer Applications, 35, 597-605. doi: 10.1016/j.jnca.2011.11.003
  10. Qureshi, H.K., Rizvi, S., Saleem, M., Khayam, S.A., Rakocevic, V. and Rajarajan, M. (2011). Poly: A Reliable and Energy Efficient Topology Control Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks. Computer Communications, 34, 1235-1242.
  11. Qureshi, H.K., Ahmad, J.J., Khayam, S.A., Rakocevic, V. and Rajarajan, M. (2011). Graph-theoretic complexity reduction for markovian wireless channel models. Wireless Personal Communications, 58(4), 831-849.
  12. Bayer, N., Xu, B., Rakocevic, V. and Habermann, J. (2010). Application-aware scheduling for VoIP in Wireless Mesh Networks.. Computer Networks, 54, 257-277. doi: 10.1016/j.comnet.2009.05.014
  13. Qureshi, H.K., Ahmad, J.J., Khayam, S.A., Rakocevic, V. and Rajarajan, M. (2010). Graph-Theoretic Complexity Reduction for Markovian Wireless Channel Models. Wireless Personal Communications, 1-19.
  14. Elmufti, K., Weerasinghe, D., Rajarajan, M., Rakocevic, V., Khan, S. and MacDonald, J.A. (2009). Mobile Web services authentication using SAML and 3GPP generic bootstrapping architecture.. Int. J. Inf. Sec., 8, 77-87. doi: 10.1007/s10207-008-0065-y
  15. Weerasinghe, D., Rajarajan, M., Elmufti, K. and Rakocevic, V. (2008). Patient privacy protection using anonymous access control techniques.. Methods Inf Med, 47(3), 235-240.
  16. Elmufti, K., Weerasinghe, D., Rajarajan, M. and Rakocevic, V. (2008). Anonymous authentication for mobile Single Sign-On to protect user privacy.. IJMC, 6, 760-769. doi: 10.1504/IJMC.2008.019824
  17. Rakocevic, V. and Hamadani, E. (2008). A Cross Layer Solution to Address TCP Intra-flow Performance Degradation in Multihop Ad hoc Networks. JOURNAL OF INTERNET ENGINEERING, 2(1), 146-156.
  18. Weerasinghe, D., Elmufti, K., Rajarajan, M. and Rakocevic, V. (2007). Securing electronic health records with novel mobile encryption schemes.. Int J Electron Healthc, 3(4), 395-416.
  19. Rakocevic, V. (2004). Congestion control for multimedia applications in the wireless internet.. Int. J. Communication Systems, 17, 723-734. doi: 10.1002/dac.662

Chapter (1)

  1. Rakocevic, V. (01 Jan 2009). Quality of Service Management in UMA. Zhang, Y., Yang, L.T. and Ma, J. (Ed.), (pp. 35-49) AUERBACH PUBLICATIONS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS GROUP.

Conference (39)

  1. Jahromizadeh, S. and Rakocevic, V. (2011). Joint Rate Control and Scheduling for Delay-Sensitive Traffic in Multihop Wireless Networks.. , doi: 10.1109/VETECS.2011.5956645

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  2. Köhnen, C., Überall, C., Adamsky, F., Rakočević, V., Rajarajan, M. and Jäger, R. (2010). Enhancements to Statistical Protocol IDentification (SPID) for self-organised QoS in LANs. ,
  3. Qureshi, H.K., Rizvi, S., Saleem, M., Khayam, S.A., Rajarajan, M. and Rakocevic, V. (2010). An energy efficient Clique-based CDS discovery protocol for wireless sensor networks.. , doi: 10.1109/CISS.2010.5464724

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  4. Köhnen, C., Überall, C., Rakočević, V., Rajarajan, M. and Jäger, R. (2010). QoSiLAN - A heterogeneous approach to quality of service in local area networks. ,
  5. Weerasinghe, D., Rakocevic, V. and Rajarajan, M. (2010). Security framework for mobile banking.. , doi: 10.1145/1971519.1971591

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  6. Weerasinghe, D., Rajarajan, M. and Rakocevic, V. (2010). Security Protection on Trust Delegated Data in Public Mobile Networks. ,
  7. (2010). Digital Business - First International ICST Conference, DigiBiz 2009, London, UK, June 17-19, 2009, Revised Selected Papers. , doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-11532-5
  8. Weerasinghe, D., Rajarajan, M. and Rakocevic, V. (2009). Parameter Based Access Control Model for Mobile Handsets.. , doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-11530-1_8

  9. Hamadani, E., Mostafavi, S.M., Rakocevic, V. and Tafazolli, R. (2009). Analysis of IEEE802.11 DCF Parameters on Achievable Throughput in Ad hoc Networks.. , doi: 10.1109/VETECF.2009.5379100

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  10. Qureshi, H.K., Rajarajan, M., Rakocevic, V., Iqbal, A., Saleem, M. and Khayam, S.A. (2009). A cycle-based clustering algorithm for wireless sensor networks. ,
  11. Weerasinghe, D., Rajarajan, M. and Rakocevic, V. (2009). Trust delegation for medical records access using public mobile networks. ,
  12. Jahromizadeh, S. and Rakocevic, V. (2009). Rate control for delay-sensitive traffic in multihop wireless networks. ,
  13. Rajarajan, M., Weerasinghe, D. and Rakocevic, V. (2009). Federated Trust Negotiation for Mobile Services. International Conference On Security and Identity Management (SIM), 10 May 2009, Ahmedabad, India.
  14. Uberall, C., Muttukrishnan, R., Rakocevic, V., Jager, R. and Kohnen, C. (2009). RECOMMENDATION INDEX FOR DVB CONTENT USING SERVICE INFORMATION. Jul 2009, New York City.
  15. Weerasinghe, D., Rajarajan, M. and Rakocevic, V. (2009). Trust delegation for medical records access using public mobile networks.. , doi: 10.4108/ICST.PERVASIVEHEALTH2009.6057

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  16. Qureshi, H.K., Shahzad, K., Khayam, S.A., Rajarajan, M. and Rakocevic, V. (2008). Complexity reduction of Markov channel models for wireless networks using graph theory. ,
  17. Sivchenko, D., Xu, B., Rakocevic, V. and Habermann, J. (2008). Integrated mobility and resource management mechanism for FMC networks. ,
  18. Weerasinghe, D., Rajarajan, M. and Rakocevic, V. (2008). Device Data Protection in Mobile Healthcare Applications. The First International Conference on Electronic Healthcare in the 21st century, 08 Sep 2008, London, England.
  19. Bayer, N., Hock, D., Roos, A., Siebert, M., Xu, B., Rakocevic, V. and Habermann, J. (2008). VoIP Performance in "MeshBed" - a Wireless Mesh Networks Testbed.. , doi: 10.1109/VETECS.2008.494

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  20. Elmufti, K., Weerasinghe, D., Rajarajan, M., Rakocevic, V. and Khan, S. (2008). Timestamp Authentication Protocol for Remote Monitoring in eHealth. Workshop on Connectivity, Mobility and Patients' Comfort (CMPC) in Pervasive Healthcare Conference, 29 Jan 2008, Tampere Finland.
  21. Behbahani, P., Rakocevic, V. and Habermann, J. (2008). Throughput Enhancement in Heterogeneous Mobile Networks Using nSCTP.. , doi: 10.1109/VETECF.2008.274

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  22. Weerasinghe, D., Elmufti, K., Rajarajan, M. and Rakocevic, V. (2008). Patient's privacy protection with anonymous access to medical services. 29 Jan 2008, Tampere, Finland.
  23. Hock, D., Bayer, N., Pries, R., Siebert, M., Staehle, D., Rakocevic, V. and Xu, B. (2008). QoS provisioning in WLAN mesh networks using dynamic bandwidth control. ,
  24. Hamadani, E. and Rakocevic, V. (2007). TCP Contention Control: A Cross Layer Approach to Improve TCP Performance in Multihop Ad Hoc Networks.. , doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-72697-5_1

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  25. Dominiak, S., Bayer, N., Habermann, J., Rakocevic, V. and Xu, B. (2007). Reliability analysis of IEEE 802.16 mesh networks. ,
  26. Bayer, N., Xu, B., Rakocevic, V. and Habermann, J. (2007). Improving the Performance of the Distributed Scheduler in IEEE 802.16 Mesh Networks.. , doi: 10.1109/VETECS.2007.252

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  27. Behbahani, P., Rakocevic, V. and Habermann, J. (2007). nSCTP: A new transport layer tunnelling approach to provide seamless handover for moving networks. ,
  28. Mikoczy, E., Sivchenko, D., Xu, B. and Rakocevic, V. (2007). IMS based IPTV services: architecture and implementation.

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  29. Weerasinghe, D., Elmufti, K., Rajarajan, M. and Rakocevic, V. (2007). XML security based access control for healthcare information in mobile environment. ,
  30. Elmufti, K., Weerasinghe, D., Rajarajan, M., Rakocevic, V. and Khan, S. (2007). Privacy in mobile Web services eHealth. ,
  31. Kovacevic, A., Rakocevic, V., Exarchou, K. and Jeshani, M. (2007). Teaching an engineering design course in an interdisciplinary international academic virtual environment. ,
  32. K. Elmufti, , D. Weerasignhe, , M. Rajarajan, , V. Rakocevic, and S. Khan, (2006). Privacy in Mobile Web Services eHealth. 1st International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare, Nov 2006, Innsbruck, Austria.
  33. MacDonald, J.A., Elmufti, K., Weerasinghe, D., Rajarajan, M., Rakocevic, V. and Khan, S. (2006). A Web Services Shopping Mall for Mobile Users.. , doi: 10.1109/ECOWS.2006.5

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  34. J. A. MacDonald, , K. Elmufti, , D. Weerasinghe, , M. Rajarajan, , V. Rakocevic, and S. Khan, (2006). A Web Services Shopping Mall for Mobile Users. 04 Dec 2006, Zurich, Switzerland.
  35. Sivchenko, D., Xu, B., Habermann, J. and Rakocevic, V. (2005). On the performance of enhanced hierarchical mobile IPv6. ,
  36. Rajarajan, M. and Rakocevic, V, (2004). QoS Constraints in Bluetooth-Based Wireless Sensor Networks. ,
  37. Rakocevic, V., Rajarajan, M., McCalla, K.-.A. and Boumitri, C. (2004). QoS Constraints in Bluetooth-Based Wireless Sensor Networks.. , doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-30193-6_22

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  38. Rakocevic, V., Griffiths, J. and Cope, G. (2001). Dynamic bandwidth management in virtual private networks. ,
  39. Rakocevic, V., Griffiths, J.M. and Cope, G. (2001). Dynamic partitioning of link bandwidth in IP/MPLS networks. ,