Martin Štůsek

Martin Štůsek
Brno University of Technology · Department of Telecommunications

Ph.D.

About

45
Publications
34,256
Reads
How we measure 'reads'
A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Learn more
320
Citations
Citations since 2016
43 Research Items
320 Citations
2016201720182019202020212022020406080
2016201720182019202020212022020406080
2016201720182019202020212022020406080
2016201720182019202020212022020406080

Publications

Publications (45)
Conference Paper
Full-text available
This paper evaluates IEEE 802.15.4z standard-compliant NXP SR040 and SR150 chips in Angle of Arrival (AoA) capabilities in Channel 9 (7.737-8.237 GHz) of the Ultra-WideBand (UWB) spectrum. Due to the shorter wavelength, higher frequencies may encounter certain limitations when it comes to harsh environments, as more reflections and multipath propag...
Article
Full-text available
Considering the dynamically changing nature of the radio propagation environment, the envisioned battery lifetime of the end device (ED) for massive machine-type communication (mMTC) stands for a critical challenge. As the selected radio technology bounds the battery lifetime, the possibility of choosing among several low-power wide-area (LPWAN) te...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
The possibility of utilizing different frequencies for the LoRaWAN is a key component which, together with the other parameters, i.e., (i) bandwidth, (ii) spreading factor, (iii) coding rate, and (iv) transmission power, defines the communication performance. In this paper, we present the substantive im- provements for both the end devices and the...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
The new types of industry-driven applications that need to be supported by low-power wide-area networks (LP-WANs), such as remote control or metering of devices within the massive machine-type infrastructures (e.g., Smart Grids), require a permanent connection to the remote server. In addition, there is also a shift in the communication paradigm, a...
Article
Full-text available
Recent developments in massive machine-type communication (mMTC) scenarios have given rise to never-seen requirements, which triggered the Industry 4.0 revolution. The new scenarios bring even more pressure to comply with the reliability and communication security and enable flawless functionality of the critical infrastructure, e.g., smart grid in...
Article
Full-text available
An assessment of radio network coverage, usually in the form of a measurement campaign, is essential for multi-base-station (multi-BS) network deployment and maintenance. It can be conducted by a network operator or its served consumers. However, the number of measurement points and their locations may not be known in advance for an efficient and a...
Article
Full-text available
This work is a data descriptor paper for measurements related to various operational aspects of LoRaWAN communication technology collected in Brno, Czech Republic. This paper also provides data characterizing the long-term behavior of the LoRaWAN channel collected during the two-month measurement campaign. It covers two measurement locations, one a...
Article
Full-text available
The integration of millimeter wave (mmWave) and low frequency interfaces brings an unique opportunity to unify the communications and positioning technologies in the future wireless heterogeneous networks (HetNets), which offer great potential for efficient handover using location awareness, hence a location-aware handover (LHO). Targeting a self-o...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
The unique opportunities introduced by the emerging Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) applications have accelerated the momentum of the massive Machine-Type Communications (mMTC) worldwide. As the number of already deployed Low-Power Wide-Area (LPWA) applications growth exponentially over the last decade, new open challenges started to be discus...
Article
Full-text available
With the proliferation of machine-to-machine (M2M) communication in the course of the last decade, the importance of low-power wide-area network (LPWAN) technologies intensifies. However, the abundance of accurate propagation models proposed for these systems by standardization bodies, vendors, and research community hampers the deployment planning...
Chapter
The chapter delivers the detailed discussion of the potential security threats, features, and mechanisms for the low-power wide-area (LPWA) networks in general, and the three dominant LPWA technologies—long-range wide-area network, cellular Internet of things (IoT) (e.g., Cat-NB1), and Sigfox, which currently dominate the market, in particular. We...
Chapter
Full-text available
Expected communication scenarios within the emerging landscape of Internet of Things (IoT) bring the growth of smart devices connected in the communication network. The communication technologies of greatest interest for IoT are known as Low-Power Wide-Area Networks (LPWANs). Today, there are LPWA technologies (Sigfox, Long-Range Wide Area Network...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
As the type of transmitted data over communication networks started to shift from the human-generated to massive Machine-Type Communications (mMTCs), entirely new applications within the Internet of Things (IoT) market emerged. Recently introduced Cellular IoT (CIoT) communication technologies operating in the licensed frequency spectrum (i.e., Nar...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
The constantly growing number of resource-limited MTC (Machine-Type Communication) devices is challenging both the telecommunication operators as well as industrial companies to efficiently design communication technologies, protocols, and end-devices for data transmissions in the upcoming 5G and beyond wireless communication networks. As the commu...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) stands for a radio access technology standardized by the 3GPP organization in Release 13 to enable a large set of use-cases for massive Machine-type Communications (mMTCs). Compared to legacy human-oriented 4G (LTE) communication systems, NB-IoT has game-changing features in terms of extended coverage, enhanced power saving...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
The Internet of Things (IoT) enables long-range outdoor networks, such as smart grid and municipal lighting, as well as short-range indoor systems for smart homes, residential security, and energy management. Wireless connectivity and standardized communication protocols become an essential technology baseline for these diverse IoT applications. Th...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
The Internet of Things (IoT) brings a fundamental transformation by augmenting its conventional sensor networks with more advanced devices, such as smart meters. This fusion of embedded and industry (utility) domains promises to deliver unprecedented benefits for both sectors. On the one hand, connected metering devices become capable of transmitti...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
In recent years the demand for high throughput and low latency communication grew up to the point where the current wireless networks cannot satisfy it. In response to that the research community started exploring new ways of utilizing the spectrum. This effort resulted in the 5G New Radio (NR) technology bringing together the legacy 4G technologie...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
Internet access has become commonplace in the modern world. As the number of users and amount of data traffic in the Internet keep rising exponentially, and the requirements of novel applications are becoming more stringent, there is a clear need for new networking solutions. Therefore, one of the key concepts in solving the challenges of the upcom...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
The landscape of the contemporary IoT radio access technologies (RATs) is excessively diverse, especially when it comes to such a complex environment as Smart City. On the one hand, this diversity offers operators sufficient flexibility to select the most appropriate RAT for their target application. On the other hand, it becomes a severe limiting...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
The proliferation of virtualization coupled with the increasing power of industry-standard servers and the availability of cloud computing has led to a significant increase in the number of servers and end stations that need to be managed with or without an organization. At this point, data center orchestration and configuration management tools co...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
Measurements of consumption whether we talk about gas, water or electricity are becoming more digitized every day. Distribution companies want to be able to read the state of a meter without the need of the physical presence of the employee in the place of interest. This leads to development and implementation of smart grids using smart (embedded)...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
Millimeter wave (mmWave) communications have recently attracted large interest of research society, since the enormous available bandwidth can potentially lead to the excesive transmission rates per second per end-user. Due to its potential for multi-gigabit and low latency wireless links, millimeter wave (mmWave) technology is expected to play a c...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
User access control systems have become a standard part of security systems in many consumer as well as industrial applications. The majority of these systems utilize tokens to gain an access into restricted areas such as buildings, garages, and workplaces. They are available in different shapes and sizes, but their communication interface often ut...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
Nowadays, many emerging technologies, such as Augmented and Virtual reality, require extremely high-rate data transmissions. This imposes an increasing demand on the network throughput, which currently surpasses the capabilities of commercially available wireless communication systems. To address this constraint, some companies are considering the...
Article
Full-text available
This article describes methods allowing identification of end stations based on information accessible through web browser. Information are analyzed without need to store any data on remote host computer. Identification method consists of creating of web browser fingerprint through data accessible via application programming interface (API) or head...
Article
Full-text available
The aggressive expansion of emerging smart devices connected to the Internet infrastructure is nowadays considered as one of the most challenging components of the Internet of Things (IoT) vision. As a particular segment of IoT, the smart home gateways, also named Machine-Type Communication Gateway (MTCG), become an important direction for industry...
Conference Paper
Today, customers are connected to mobile networks from their smartphones, laptops, and their demand of traffic is increasing continuously. In order to satisfy their requirements, mobile operators are working on improved network topology which leads to increased bandwidth, and generally improves Quality of Experience (QoE). All of the requirements l...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
The aggressive expansion of emerging smart devices connected to the Internet infrastructure is nowadays considered as one of the most challenging components of the Internet of Things (IoT) vision. As a particular segment of IoT, the smart home gateways, also named Machine-Type Communication Gateway (MTCG), become an important direction for industry...
Article
Full-text available
Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to become a driver in an emerging era of interconnected world through the advanced connectivity of smart devices, systems, and services. IoT goes beyond a broad range of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communication technologies and covers a wide variety of networking protocols. There exist solutions like MQTT or SIP c...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
The connected-home ecosystem is currently one of the highly discussed applications of Internet of Things (IoT) paradigm. Usually, this scenario is based on a center-point (so called smart home gateway) which provides the bridging connectivity inside (with the sensors) and outside (with the remote applications) the home. Such gateway is usually a re...
Conference Paper
Full-text available
As the Internet continues to grow; it becomes more and more obvious that the communication network and its nodes play an increasingly important role. The traditional network management tools just monitor basic activity of network devices, but there is a common need for more complex solution including a mobile interface providing users with a conven...

Network

Cited By