Award Winners

Best Paper Award

Title: Analysing Wi-Fi/LTE Coexistence to Demonstrate the Value of Risk-Informed Interference Assessment
Authors: Andra M. Voicu, Ljiljana Simić (RWTH Aachen University, Germany); Jean Pierre de Vries (University of Colorado, Boulder, USA); Marina Petrova, Petri Mähönen (RWTH Aachen University, Germany)

Best Poster Award

Title: An Analytical Model for Inference Attacks on the Incumbent's Frequency in Spectrum Sharing
Authors: Azza Ben Mosbah (Telecom SudParis & National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA); Timothy Hall (NIST, USA); Michael R. Souryal (National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA); Hossam Afifi (Télécom SudParis, Institut Telecom & Paris Saclay, France)

Best Demo Award

Titile: The First End-to-End Live Trial of CBRS with Carrier Aggregation Using 3.5 GHz LTE Equipment
Author: Marko Palola (VTT Technical Reseach Centre of Finland Ltd., Finland); Vesa Hartikainen (Nokia Solutions and Networks, Finland); Marko Mäkeläinen (CWC, Finland); Tero Kippola (Centria University of Applied Sciences, Finland); Pekka Aho (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Finland); Kalle Lähetkangas (Centre for Wireless Communications, Finland); Lucia Tudose (Nokia Solutions and Networks, Finland); Arto Kivinen (Turku University of Applied Sciences, Finland); Satya Joshi (CWC, Finland); Juhani Hallio (Turku University of Applied Sciences, Finland)


Spectrum Challenge Awards

Best Situational Awareness: 

Title: Context-Aware Cognitive Radio Using Deep Learning
Authors: Francisco Paisana (Trinity College & Aalborg Universitet, Ireland); Andre Puschmann (Trinitiy College Dublin, Ireland); Ahmed Selim (Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland); Christian Bluemm (CONNECT at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland); Justin Tallon (University of Dublin, Trinity College & CTVR, Ireland); Pedro Alvarez (CTVR, Trinity College, Ireland); Maicon Kist (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil); Luiz DaSilva (Trinity College & Trinity College Dublin, Ireland)

A Best Overall: 

Title: A Cognitive Overlay System Based on FBMC
Authors: Felix Wunsch (Communications Engineering Lab, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany); Sebastian Koslowski and Sebastian Müller (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany); Nicolas Cuervo (Communications Engineering Lab, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany); Holger Jäkel (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany); Friedrich K. Jondral (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany)