Antonio Marcos Alberti

Antonio Marcos Alberti
Instituto Nacional de Telecomunicações | INATEL · Department of Electrical Engineering

PhD
Working on convergent information architectures and their impacts in society, including Internet, 6G, smart environment.

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Introduction
Antonio Marcos Alberti is an engineer, professor, head of the ICT Lab at Inatel, Brazil, and a C/C ++ programmer. He holds a PhD in Electronics and Telecommunications from Unicamp, Brazil, and a post-doctoral degree from ETRI, Korea. He is the author of more than 100 scientific articles. He has lectured talks about technology and its disruptions. Chief architect of NovaGenesis future Internet project (since 2008).
Additional affiliations
September 2019 - June 2021
RenaSCIdade
Position
  • Member
Description
  • RenaSCIdade is a group of people who adopt holocratic governance to rethink city models and create experiences and projects to transform reality. The aim is to train agents and leaders of complete transformation: digital, systemic, creative, collaborative, shared, human, multi-value. Form doing and changing mindsets through transforming experiences that integrate technology, art, science and culture. Execute complete transformation projects.
April 2012 - February 2013
Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
Position
  • Visiting Researcher
January 2004 - present
Instituto Nacional de Telecomunicações
Position
  • Professor (Associate)
Description
  • Head of Information and Communications Technologies Laboratory.
Education
June 1998 - April 2003
University of Campinas
Field of study
  • Electronics and Telecommunications
May 1996 - May 1998
University of Campinas
Field of study
  • Electronics and Telecommunications
February 1991 - December 1995
Universidade Federal de Santa Maria
Field of study
  • Electrical Engineering

Publications

Publications (155)
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Internet of things (IoT) has been deeply challenging current Internet and emerging architectures, including 5G and Future Internet. Many architectural limitations, such as weak security, data distribution efficiency, provenance and traceability of sources, excessive human intervention, lack of interoperability and service-awareness in devices confi...
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We integrate, for the first time in the literature, the following ingredients to deal with emerging dynamic spectrum management (DSM) problem in heterogeneous wireless sensors and actuators networks (WSANs), Internet of things (IoT) and Wi-Fi: (i) named-based routing to provide provenance and location-independent access to control plane; (ii) tempo...
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Fraud in automobile odometers is a billion dollar problem worldwide. The technical requirements behind any solution for this problem go through the perennial, secure, and immutable registration of vehicular data. Such requirements immediately raise the question of how blockchain technology could be used for this purpose. In this article, the requir...
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The industrial scenario is undergoing exponential changes, mainly due to the different technologies that emerge quickly and the ever increasing demand. As a consequence, the number of processing devices and systems in the industries’ architectures is also increasing. Entities connectivity, physical/virtual joint functioning, interactivity, interope...
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The Internet of Things (IoT) and its current IETF and IEEE dual stack model have been facing limitations, requiring applications to overcome tough constraints by their own, narrowing the full potential of this concept. For instance, the IoT dual stack model does not entirely address or support perennial naming, immutable data provenance, data accou...
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Fifth-generation (5G) systems are designed to enable convergent access-agnostic service availability. This means that 5G services will be available over 5G New Radio air interface and also through other non-Third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) access networks, e.g., IEEE 802.11 (Wi-Fi). 3GPP has recently published the Release 16 that include...
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Este minicurso vai explorar o projeto de arquiteturas de informação convergentes, incluindo: escopos de projeto, habilitadores tecnológicos, princípios de desenho, decisões de projeto, arquiteturas evolucionárias e disruptivas para 6G e além. Como integrar de forma sinérgica as principais tecnologias emergentes para novas arquiteturas: IA, DLT, Gêm...
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The growing demand for fresher and better quality food products has led various researchers to propose solutions in this field. Besides the increase in food production, the efficiency of food logistics must be improved to reduce waste. An efficient food supply chain also reduces the final cost of products, increases producers’ incomes, mitigates th...
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Search and Rescue (SAR) operations can take significant advantage through the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) and communication systems. In this article, we explored the functionalities of RAN Intelligent Controllers (RICs) for managing and orchestrating network components aimed at critical mission operations assisted by UAVs. For example, U...
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In this work, we propose two admission control algorithms for Network Slicing awareness of network and processing resources that use the overbooking technique to increase the 5G network infrastructure utilization. We evaluate the proposed algorithms and compare them with an optimal solution, as well as a state-of-the-art algorithm aware only of net...
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#5G #B5G #6G #newarchitectures #novagenesis #IoT #satellite
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Este artigo expande trabalhos anteriores visando melhorar a FIA (Future Internet Architecture) chamada NovaGenesis em cenários de Internet das Coisas (em inglês Internet of Things IoT), especialmente para aplicações LPWAN (Low Power Wide Area Network). Primeiramente, serão discutidos brevemente os conceitos básicos necessários para entendimento da...
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Este artigo introduz uma nova arquitetura de Mercado de Espectro Eletromagnético com o criptoativo IOTA, visando compartilhamento de espectro licenciado e não licenciado. Por meio de vendas temporárias de direito de transmissão de espectro licenciado, usuários primários são remunerados com IOTAs pelo aluguel de seus direitos de transmissão à usuári...
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Agrochemicals are products that, due to their hazardous nature and high cost, need to be monitored. The management of agrochemical packaging is generally precarious, and the supply chain needs more control due to its reverse characteristic. Traceability in the supply chain usually uses one sensor and not a combination of multiple sensors. The propo...
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The Internet has modified how we interact with the world, disrupting our leisure, work model, and economy. Nonetheless, it presents an ossified architecture and infrastructure that may burden future applications. These limitations have led to the development of future Internet architectures (FIAs), for example, NovaGenesis (NG). Considering recent...
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fifth-generation (5G) systems are designed to enable convergent access-agnostic service availability. This means that 5G services will be available over 5G New Radio air interface and also through other non-Third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) access networks, e.g., IEEE 802.11 (Wi-Fi). 3GPP has recently published the Release 16 that include...
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This article introduces the NovaGenesis architecture to the context of Software Defined Networks with P4. Through the Future Internet Exchange Point project, this architecture can dynamically configure a P4 router that connects two hosts NG. The obtained results prove the feasibility of the prototype once the inserted delays do not impact the NG ap...
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As the world population increases and the need for food monoculture farms are using more and more agrochemicals, there is also an increase in the possibility of theft, misuse, environmental damage, piracy of products, and health problems. This article addresses these issues by introducing the agrochemical pervasive traceability model (APTM), which...
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Este artigo introduz a arquitetura NovaGenesis ao contexto de Software Defined Networks com P4. Por meio do projeto Future Internet Exchange Point, a arquitetura é capaz de configurar dinamicamente um roteador P4 que conecta dois hosts NG. Os resultados obtidos comprovam a viabilidade do protótipo, visto que os atrasos inseridos não impactam muito...
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A movimentação de agroquímicos na cadeia produtiva é imensa, oportunizando roubos, mal uso e evasão de impostos. O controle atual é precário e necessita de melhorias, possibilitando um vasto campo de pesquisa. Conforme a literatura na área, as propostas atuais de rastreabilidade usam apenas poucos sensores, além do fato de não existir combinação e...
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The radio-frequency spectrum shortage, which is primarily caused by the fixed allocation policy, is one of the main bottlenecks to the deployment of existing wireless communication networks, and to the development of new ones. The dynamic spectrum access policy is foreseen as the solution to this problem, since it allows shared spectrum usage by pr...
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Este artigo apresenta um estudo dos métodos e técnicas de roteamento de pacotes que são utilizadas nas Information-Centric Networks (ICN). São levantados alguns pontos importantes de implementações de ICNs existentes que podem inspirar uma evolução da arquitetura NovaGenesis (NG), uma proposta de Internet do Futuro, na direção de integrar ICN e P4.
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Esse trabalho propõem uma arquitetura híbrida 5G terrestre/satélite para a distribuição de conteúdos com cache de rede. O artigo apresenta as tecnologias selecionadas, suas configurações em ambiente real, análise de desempenho e lições aprendidas. Para o ambiente experimental, foram utilizados Modems 5G do Inatel e satélite SES-14 com modem COMTECH...
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This work was developed with the purpose of demonstrating the implantation of a network of low power wireless sensors. Some of the main communication protocols were analyzed and chosen in order to prioritize the low energy consumption. It was decided to use the IEEE 802.15.4 standard, followed by 6LowPAN, IPv6 and CoAP (Constrained Application Prot...
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The appeal for more reliable, efficient and resilient power grids has become indispensable with the recent technological development and ever-increasing demand for electrical energy. These goals might be achieved by introducing sensors and actuators in the power grid, with the purpose of enabling a smart control of the power network. All power devi...
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Energy consumption has been growing continuously, supporting the current social model. In this scenario, electric utilities provide means of interconnecting generating sources to end consumers. Systems such as teleprotection are used to ensure that faults in power grids do not affect consumers. Electric utilities have traditionally used Time-Divisi...
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Industry 4.0 is a trend that aims to revitalize the industries in a global scale. In order to achieve this ambition, it considers encompassing several disruptive concepts and technologies in factories, transforming an outdated environment into a smart factory capable of dealing with the current demands of an ever-changing world. In this scope, this...
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This paper aims to present challenges in the migration of TDM (Time Division Multiplexing) network to Packet Switched network, based on IP-MPLS, and the results of data communication network performance based on packet-switched networks, applicable to the teleprotection service over high-voltage power lines. The tests were performed in the laborato...
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The transformation of mobile networks towards fifth generation (5G) is considered an unprecedented revolution when compared to the previous generations, mainly because of the support required for three scenarios: ultra reliable and low latency; high throughput broadband; and massive machine type communication. In this context, the evolution from RA...
Chapter
The Internet is a crucial infrastructure for the digital era of a fully connected society. However, the design of the Internet’s protocols occurred several decades ago based on entirely different assumptions, and this motivated several initiatives to propose the replacement of the TCP/IP protocol stack. Some of these efforts are known as Future Int...
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We propose and report the implementation of a multiband and photonically amplified fiberwireless (FiWi) Xhaul based on radio over fiber (RoF) technology and four-wave mixing (FWM) nonlinear effect, aiming 5G applications. The proposed ultra-wideband approach enables to simultaneously transport and amplify multiple radiofrequency (RF) signals throug...
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As a consequence of the upcoming fourth Industrial Revolution, also known as Industry 4.0 (Industry 4.0), new disruptive technologies are being considered to be incorporated in the factory environment. One of these solutions are the Blockchain, which aims to integrate heterogeneous systems, manage commercial transactions and foster the assets’ trac...
Book
This book explores recent advances in blockchain technology and its impact on Industry 4.0 via advanced technologies. It provides an in-depth analysis of the step by step evolution of Industry 4.0 and blockchain technologies for creating the next-generation, secure, decentralized, distributed and trusted industry environment and enhancing the produ...
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The use of containers as an alternative to the virtual machines is increasing in companies and this trend has also seen in scientific experiments conducted by the research community since it presents greater versatility, time optimization, and low computational consumption. Network managers are adopting the practice of using easy containers to make...
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Internet of things (IoT) is pushing the integration of physical and virtual worlds. Sensor devices provide rich sensory information to context-aware services. Actuators implement in the physical world application needs. The role of software is increasing as more and more resources become virtualized and software-defined. Smart environment is an eme...
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The architecture concerning the artificial brain is considered very complex because it is influenced by various cog-nitive process connections and assumptions. Accepting as connections of cognitive processes and use of hypergraph methods and cognitive synergy, this case study with atomspace presents an analysis of the creation of a semantic network...
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In order to propose a hybrid terrestrial-satellite architecture for the 5G infrastructure in Brazil, it is sought to discover and understand the resources and tools used in the simulation or emulation of these network architectures for performance analysis purposes when evaluating various technological interoperability scenarios. Based on the main...
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As redes de sensores sem fio utilizam de meios de comunicação compartilhados para a transmissão de dados. Com isto, se torna fácil para um atacante interferir nas transmissõs destas redes através de ataques de negação de serviço conhecidos como Jamming. Estes ataques podem ser feitos através de dispositivos chamados de Jammers, que emitem sinais al...
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This article presents a scale evaluation of NovaGenesis content publishing and subscription services. This study complements previous works on this proposed Future Internet architecture and validates its services through experimentation in multiple scenarios.
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Cellular mobile networks in 2020 will increase ten times their coverage area, with more than 50 billion connected devices. We will lead to a massive increase in data traffic, also fostering the development of 5G networks. Therefore industry and scientific initiatives have a crucial role in proposing related projects to meet such demand. Cloud Radio...
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Este artigo foca no conceito de Indústria 4.0 e tecnologias que se relacionam com este contexto. Para fornecer um melhor entendimento neste tópico, primeiramente é introduzido o que significa Indústria 4.0, o que está sendo proposto neste cenário e, logo em seguida, são apresentadas brevemente algumas tecnologias sinérgicas que auxiliam na descentr...
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This paper describes the ultra-wideband horn antenna design operating in quasi TEM mode. The antenna consists of a triangular plate with an inclination angle above a ground plane and directly fed by a coaxial cable. Broad-band characteristics, radiation pattern, high gain, and a small reflection coefficient were achieved. Its performance analysis a...
Chapter
Smart cities encompass a complex, diverse, and rich ecosystem with the potential to address humanity's biggest challenges. To fully support society demands, many emerging technologies should be gracefully integrated. Current architectures and platforms frequently address specific topics, requiring intricate coordination of partial solutions. In thi...
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Name-based forwarding/routing (NBFR) is an emerging approach to provide location-independent delivery in Future Internet (FI). It provides identifier-based communication independently of location. Even tough many FI proposals support NBRF for specific ingredients (e.g. contents or hosts), therefore a generic approach is missing. Also, current propo...
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The elasticity feature of cloud computing has been proved as pertinent for parallel applications, since users do not need to take care about the best choice for the number of processes/resources beforehand. To accomplish this, the most common approaches use threshold-based reactive elasticity or time-consuming proactive elasticity. However, both pr...
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Although offering clear benefits for Web and business-critical demands, the use of cloud elasticity still imposes challenges when trying to reap its benefits over complex applications such as those modeled as pipelines. This often happens because replication, the standard technique for resource reorganization, by default, doesn’t address both funct...
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Internet of Things networks together with the data that flow between networked smart devices are growing at unprecedented rates. Often brokers, or intermediaries nodes, combined with the publish/subscribe communication model represent one of the most used strategies to enable Internet of Things applications. At scalability viewpoint, cloud computin...
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Content distribution is one of the main applications in current Internet and has emerged to allow access to content by their names, independently of location. Network caching, content replication, name-based rout-ing/forwarding and efficient content distribution are main requirements in contemporary architectures, including 5G, Internet of things a...
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The Internet of Things (IoT) vision requires increasingly more sensor nodes interconnected and a network solution that may accommodate these requirements accordingly. In wireless sensor networks, there are energy-limited devices; therefore techniques to save energy have become a significant research trend. Other issues such as latency, range covera...
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Visão geral do projeto NovaGenesis, incluindo detalhes inéditos da sua implementação.
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Nowadays, there are hundreds of underway worldwide projects to redesign both com- munication protocols and architecture of the Internet. These initiatives are collectively called “future Internet” research. Most of these initiatives rely on existing distributed systems, which often limit or even prevent the development of “clean slate” solutions. T...
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A Internet das coisas está se tornando uma das aplicações chave para 5G e arquiteturas de Internet do Futuro. Uma vez que muitos acreditam que a maioria dos dispositivos da Internet se tornará sensores e atuadores equipados sobre ”coisas” comuns, tais como carros, postes de iluminação, estacionamentos, praças, etc., faz muito sentido pensar na Inte...
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Apresenta as pesquisas sendo feitas no ICT Lab Inatel e descreve o projeto NovaGenesis.
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Quais são as novas tecnologias para cidades inteligentes?
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To design efficient algorithms for improving the lifetime of wireless sensor networks, one must strike a balance between minimizing the unused residual energy in the sensors nodes' batteries at the network death moment, and minimizing the energy spent to report sensory information to the sink node. A centralized greedy algorithm does this by explor...
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Apresentação sobre aspectos macro que estão levando ao aparecimento das cidades inteligentes, visão geral das tecnologias para smart places, projetos FIWARE e NovaGenesis.
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This is the MATLAB-CVX main code for solving the optimization problem proposed in the paper DOI 10.3390/s16091536: Increasing the Lifetime of Mobile WSNs via Dynamic Optimization of Sensor Node Communication Activity. The code can be used for generating results like those presented throughout the paper. The outputs are: the run count for the simul...
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Naming and name resolution have fundamental roles in the current and future Internet architectures. In the contemporary Internet, many limitations and problems on this area are longtime well-known, including the limited number of namespaces, the overloaded semantics of IP addresses and domain names, the use of network layer names at higher-levels o...