IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium
6–10 May 2024 // Seoul, South Korea

Doctoral Symposium

Tuesday, May 7th 2024


DS1    Networks

Room TBD

Chair: Mauro Tortonesi (University of Ferrara, Italy)

DS1-1 Modeling the Coexistence Performance between Wi-Fi 7 and legacy Wi-Fi
Suhwan Jung, Seokwoo Choi, Hyoil Kim, Youngkeun Yoon, Ho-Kyung Son (UNIST, South Korea)

DS1-2  Distributed Intelligence for Automated 6G Network Management Using Reinforcement Learning
Sayantini Majumdar (MRC, Germany); Susanna Schwarzmann (European Research Center, Huawei Technologies Duesseldorf GmbH, Germany); Riccardo Trivisonno (Huawei ERC, Germany); Georg Carle (Technical University of Munich, Germany)


DS1-3 Towards Data-Driven Management of Mobile Networks through User Plane Inference
Aristide Tanyi-Jong Akem, Marco Fiore (IMDEA Networks, Spain)

DS1-4 DRL meets GNN for improving QoS in tacitcal MANET
Johannes Loevenich (Thales Communications & Security, Germany), Roberto Rigolin F Lopes (Thales, Germany)


Wednesday, May 8th 2024


DS2    Softwarization

Room TBD

Chair: Mauro Tortonesi (University of Ferrara, Italy)

DS2-1 Improving Multi-Tenant I/O-Acceleration for Containerized Network Function Environments
Timo Geier (Fulda University of Applied Sciences, Germany)

DS2-2 The Evolution of Kubernetes Management: Introducing the KubeTwin Framework
Mattia Zaccarini, Filippo Poltronieri, Mauro Tortonesi (University of Ferrara, Italy)

DS2-3 Latency-Aware Cache Mechanism for Resolver Service of Domain Name Systems
Ibirisol Fontes Ferreira (Department of Communications and Computer engineering, Graduate of Informatics, Kyoto University, Brazil); Eiji Oki (Kyoto University, Japan)

DS2-4 Enabling Big Data and Machine Learning Applications in High-Stakes Environments
Simon Dahdal, Mauro Tortonesi (University of Ferrara, Italy)


Thursday, May 9th 2024


DS3    Security

Room TBD

Chair: Mauro Tortonesi (University of Ferrara, Italy)

DS3-1 Protocol Security in the Industrial Internet of Things
Markus Dahlmanns, Klaus Wehrle (Communication and Distributed Systems, RWTH Aachen University, Germany)

DS3-2 Security Automation in next-generation Networks and Cloud environments
Francesco Pizzato, Daniele Bringhenti, Riccardo Sisto, Fulvio Valenza (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)

DS3-3 Using Contextual Reinforcement Learning to Design FANET Defence Protocols to Combat Grey Hole Attacks
Charles Hutchins (University of Southampton,UK, United Kingdom)

DS3-4 Evolving the Industrial Internet of Things: The Advent of Secure Collaborations
Jan Pennekamp (RWTH Aachen University, Germany)