Publication Summary


40+ publications in peer reviewed journals and conferences, including: 5 ACM/IEEE IPSN, 4 ACM SenSys, 2 IEEE Percom, 1 IEEE Infocom, 1 ACM CoNEXT and 1 IEEE RTSS.

Best Paper Awards at IEEE MASS 2015 and ExtremeComm 2013. Best Paper Runner Ups at ACM CoNEXT 2016, IEEE SenseApp 2015, ACM/IEEE IPSN 2014, ACM/IEEE IPSN 2011. Best Poster Runner up at EWSN 2014.

My google scholar profile is available here.


Journals


  1. K. Warmerdam, A. Pandharipande, D. Caicedo and M. Zuniga, "Visible light communications for sensing and lighting control,", [pdf], IEEE Sensors Journal, Volume 16, Number 17, September 2016.

  2. H. Fotouhi, M. Alves, M. Zuniga and A. Koubaa, "Reliable and Fast Hand-Offs in Low-Power Wireless Networks", [pdf], IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, Volume 13, Number 11, November 2014.

  3. S. Wagner, M. Handte, M. Zuniga and P. Marron, "Enhancing the Performance of Indoor Localization using Multiple Steady Tags", [pdf], ELSEVIER Pervasive and Mobile Computing, Volume 9, Issue 3, June 2013.

  4. N. Baccour, A. Koubaa, L. Mottola, M. Zuniga, H. Youssef, C. Boano, and M. Alves, "Radio Link Quality Estimation in Wireless Sensor Networks: a Survey", [pdf], ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks (TOSN), Volume 8, Issue 4, November 2012.

  5. M. Zuniga, C. Avin, and B. Krishnamachari, "Using Heterogeneity to Enhance Random Walk-based Queries", [pdf], SPRINGER Journal of Signal Processing Systems, Volume 57, Issue 3, 2009.

  6. F. Ariaei, M. Lou, E. Jonckheere, B. Krishnamachari and M. Zuniga, "Curvature of Indoor Sensor Network: Clustering Coefficient", [pdf], EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, vol. 2008.

  7. J. Ahn, S. Kapadia, S. Pattem, A. Sridharan, M. Zuniga, J. Jun, C. Avin and B. Krishnamachari, "Empirical Evaluation of Querying Mechanisms for Unstructured Wireless Sensor Networks", [pdf], ACM SIGCOMM Computer Communication Review, Volume 38, Issue 3, July 2008.

  8. M. Zuniga, K. Seada, B. Krishnamachari and A. Helmy, "Efficient Geographic Routing over Lossy Links in Wireless Sensor Networks", [pdf], ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks (TOSN), Volume 4, Issue 3, May 2008.

  9. M. Zuniga and B. Krishnamachari, "An Analysis of Unreliability and Asymmetry in Low-Power Wireless Links", [pdf], ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks (TOSN), Volume 3, Issue 2, June 2007.

  10. M. Zuniga and B. Krishnamachari, "Optimal Transmission Radius for Flooding in Large Scale Sensor Networks", [pdf], SPRINGER Journal of Cluster Computing, Volume 8, Number 2-3, July 2005.

Conferences


  1. M. Cattani, I. Protonotarios, C. Martella, J. van Velzen, M. Zuniga, K. Langendoen, "An Open-Space Museum as a Testbed for Popularity Monitoring in Real-World Settings", [pdf], EWSN 2017, Uppsala, Sweden, February 2017. Accepted for publication.

  2. Q. Wang, M. Zuniga, D. Giustiniano, "Passive Communication with Ambient Light", [pdf], ACM CoNEXT 2016, Irvine, USA, December 2016. Best Paper Runner Up.

  3. M. Cattani, A. Loukas, M. Zimmerling, M. Zuniga, K. Langendoen, "Staffetta: Smart Duty-Cycling for Opportunistic Data Collection", [pdf], ACM SENSYS 2016, Stanford, USA, November 2016.

  4. L. Klaver, M. Zuniga, "Shine: A Step Towards Distributed Multi-Hop Visible Light Communication", [pdf], IEEE MASS, Dallas, USA, October 2015. Schematics and firmware available [here]. Best Paper Award.

  5. A. Loukas, M. Cattani, M. Zuniga, J. Gao, "Graph Scale-Space Theory for Distributed Peak and Pit Identification", [pdf], ACM/IEEE IPSN (IP track), Seattle, USA, April 2015.

  6. N. Brouwers, M. Zuniga, K. Langendoen, "NEAT: A Novel Energy Analysis Toolkitfor Free-Roaming Smartphones", [pdf], ACM SENSYS, Memphis, USA, November 2014.

  7. A. Loukas and M. Zuniga and I. Protonotarios and J. Gao, "How to identify global trends from local decisions? Spatial Event Detection on Mobile Networks", [pdf], IEEE INFOCOM, Toronto, Canada, April 2014.

  8. M. Cattani, M. Zuniga, A. Loukas and K. Langendoen, "Lightweight Neighborhood Cardinality Estimation in Dynamic Wireless Networks", [pdf], ACM/IEEE IPSN (IP track), Berlin, Germany, April 2014. Best Paper Runner Up.

  9. C. Boano, M. Zuniga, J. Brown, U. Roedig, C. Keppitiyagama, and K. Roemer, "TempLab: A Testbed Infrastructure to Study the Impact of Temperature on Wireless Sensor Networks", [pdf], ACM/IEEE IPSN (SPOTS track), Berlin, Germany, April 2014.

  10. N. Brouwers, M. Zuniga and K. Langendoen, "Incremental Wi-Fi Scanning for Energy-Efficient Localization", [pdf], IEEE PERCOM, Budapest, Hungary, March 2014.

  11. M. Cattani, M. Zuniga and M. Woehrle and K. Langendoen, SOFA: Communication in Extreme Wireless Sensor Networks" [pdf], EWSN, Oxford, UK, February 2014.

  12. A. Loukas, M. Woehrle, M. Zuniga and K. Langendoen, "Fairness for All; Rate Allocation for Mobile Wireless Networks", [pdf], IEEE MASS, Hangzhou, China, October 2013.

  13. C. Boano, H. Wennerstrom, M. Zuniga, J. Brown, C. Keppitiyagama, F. Oppermann, U. Roedig, L. Norden, T. Voigt and K. Roemer, "Hot Packets: A Systematic Evaluation of the Effect of Temperature on Low Power Wireless Transceivers", [pdf], ExtremeCom, Eyjafjallajokull, Iceland, August 2013. Best Paper Award.

  14. A. Loukas, M. Zuniga, M. Woehrle, M. Cattani and K. Langendoen, "Think Globally, Act Locally: On the Reshaping of Information Landscapes", [pdf], ACM/IEEE IPSN (IP track), Philadelphia, USA, April 2013.

  15. J. van Velzen and M. Zuniga, "Let's Collide to Localize: Achieving Indoor Localization with Packet Collisions", [pdf], IEEE PERCOM (WiP Track), San Diego, USA, March 2013.

  16. H. Smeets, C. Shih, M. Zuniga, T. Hagemeier and P. Marron, "TrainSense: A Novel Infrastructure to Support Mobility in Wireless Sensor Networks", [pdf], EWSN, Ghent, Belgium, February 2013.

  17. C. Boano, M. Zuniga, K. Roemer and T. Voigt, "JAG: Reliable and Predictable Wireless Agreement under External Radio Interference", [pdf], IEEE RTSS, San Juan, Puerto Rico, December 2012.

  18. D. Puccinelli, M. Zuniga, S. Giordano and P. Marron, "Broadcast-Free Collection Protocol", [pdf], ACM SENSYS, Toronto, Canada, November 2012.

  19. S. Wagner, M. Handte, M. Zuniga and P. Marron, "Optimal Tag Placement for Indoor Localization", [pdf], IEEE PERCOM, Lugano, Switzerland, March 2012.

  20. F. Fabbri, M. Zuniga, D. Puccinelli and P. Marron, "On The Optimal Blacklisting Threshold for Link Selection in Wireless Sensor Networks", [pdf], EWSN, Trento, Italy, February 2012.

  21. H. Fotouhi, M. Zuniga, M. Alves, A. Koubaa and P. Marron, "Smart-HOP: A Reliable Handoff Mechanism for Mobile Wireless Sensor Networks", [pdf], EWSN, Trento, Italy, February 2012.

  22. M. Zuniga, I. Irzynska, J. Hauer, T. Voigt, C. Boano, K. Roemer, "Link Quality Ranking: Getting the Best out of Unreliable Links", [pdf], IEEE DCOSS, Barcelona, Spain, June 2011.

  23. C. Boano, T. Voigt, C. Noda, K. Roemer, M. Zuniga, "Augmenting Sensornet Testbeds with Realistic and Controlled Interference Generation", [pdf], ACM/IEEE IPSN (SPOTS Track), Chicago, USA, April 2011. Best Paper Runner Up.

  24. G. Trajcevski, O. Ghica, M. Zuniga, R. Schubotz, P. Scheuermann, M. Hauswirth, "Improving the Energy Balance of Field-based Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks", [pdf], IEEE GLOBECOM, Miami, USA, December 2010.

  25. M. Zuniga, C. Avin and M. Hauswirth, "Querying Dynamic Wireless Sensor Networks with Non-Revisiting Random Walks", [pdf], EWSN, Coimbra, Portugal, February 2010.

  26. C. Boano, T. Voigt, N. Tsiftes, L. Mottola, K. Roemer, M. Zuniga, "Making Sensornet MAC Protocols Robust Against Interference", [pdf], EWSN, Coimbra, Portugal, February 2010.

  27. M. Zuniga, M. Hauswirth and Y. Yang, "Statistical Properties of the Delivery Rate for Single-Sink and Multiple-Sink Sensor Networks", [pdf], ADHOC-NOW, Murcia, September 2009.

  28. N. Baccour, A. Koubaa, M. B. Jamaa, H. Youssef, M. Zuniga and M. Alves, "A Comparative Simulation Study of Link Quality Estimators in Wireless Sensor Networks", [pdf], IEEE MASCOTS, London, September 2009.

  29. M. Zuniga and M. Hauswirth, "Hansel: Distributed Localization in Passive RFID Environments", [pdf], IEEE SECON, Rome, June 2009.

  30. K. Seada, M. Zuniga, B. Krishnamachari and A. Helmy, "Energy-Efficient Forwarding Strategies for Geographic Routing in Lossy Wireless Sensor Networks", [pdf], ACM SENSYS, Baltimore, MD, November 2004.

  31. M. Zuniga and B. Krishnamachari, "Analyzing the Transitional Region in Low Power Wireless Links", [pdf], IEEE SECON, Santa Clara, CA, October 2004.

Workshops


  1. F. Oppermann, C. Boano, M. Zuniga, and K. Roemer, "Automatic Protocol Configuration for Dependable Internet of Things Applications", [pdf], Florida, USA, October 2015. Best Paper Runner Up.

  2. V.Vasilopoulos, D.Puccinelli and M.Zuniga, "Do we really need A-Priori Link Quality Estimation?", [pdf], RealWSN, Como Lake, Italy, September, 2013.

  3. C. Boano, Z. He, Y. Li, T. Voigt, M. Zuniga and A. Willig, "Controllable Radio Interference for Experimental and Testing Purposes in Wireless Sensor Networks", [pdf], IEEE SensApp, with IEEE LCN, Zurich, October 2009.

  4. J. Ahn, S. Kapadia, S. Pattem, A. Sridharan, M. Zuniga, J. Jun, C. Avin and B. Krishnamachari, "Empirical Evaluation of Querying Mechanisms for Unstructured Wireless Sensor Networks", [pdf], 1st International Workshop on WSN Deployments, with IEEE DCOSS, New Mexico, June 2007.

  5. J. Caffrey, R. Govindan, E. Johnson, B. Krishnamachari, S. Masri, G. Sukhatme, K. Chintalapudi, K. Dantu, S. Rangwala, A. Sridharan, N. Xu, M. Zuniga, "Networked Sensing for Structural Health Monitoring", [pdf], International Workshop on Structural Control, New York, June, 2004.

  6. M. Zuniga and B. Krishnamachari, "Optimal Transmission Radius for Flooding in Large Scale Sensor Networks", [pdf], IEEE Workshop on Mobile and Wireless Networks, with IEEE ICDCS, Rhode Island, May 2003.

Books & Book Chapters


  1. N. Baccour, A. Koubaa, C. Boano, L. Mottola, H. Fotouhi, M. Alves, H. Youssef, M. Zuniga, D. Puccinelli, T. Voigt, K. Roemer and C. Noda, "Radio Link Quality Estimation in Low-Power Wireless Networks [Book], SpringerBriefs in Cooperating Objects, Springer Press, 2013, 147 Pages. [link]

  2. J. Ahn, M. Zuniga, and B Krishnamachari, "On-Demand Querying in Sensor Networks" [Book Chapter], In Distributed Sensor Networks, Second Edition: Sensor Networking and Applications, Chapman & Hall/CRC Computer & Information Science Series, 2012, 942 Pages, Editor(s): S. Sitharama Iyengar and Richard R. Brooks [link]

Patents


  1. M. Zuniga and S. Harrington, Document access management method and system, [link] U.S. Patent No. 7,984,507, 19 July 2011.

Invited Papers &
Technical Reports


  1. P. Marron, D. Minder and M. Zuniga, "Research Challenges for Cooperating Objects", [Invited paper], [pdf], 3rd International Workshop on Pervasive Computing in Embedded Systems (PECES), with UBICOMM, Lisbon, Portugal, November 2011.

  2. C. Boano, M. Zuniga, T. Voigt, A. Willig, and K. Romer, "The Triangle Metric: Fast Link Quality Estimation for Mobile Wireless Sensor Networks", [Invited paper], [pdf], IEEE ICCCN, Zurich, Switzerland, August 2010.

  3. M. Osterloh, M. Zuniga and M. Hauswirth, "Enhancing Indoor Localization with Proximity Information", [Invited paper], [pdf], The 3rd annual GSN workshop, Davos, Switzerland, July 2010.

  4. A. Sridharan, M. Zuniga and B. Krishnamachari, "Integrating Environment and Network Simulators", [pdf], USC CS Department, Technical Report-04-836, 2005.

  5. M. Zuniga and B. Krishnamachari, "Integrating Future Large Scale Sensor Networks with the Internet", [pdf], USC CS Department, Technical Report CS 03-792, 2003.

Poster & Demo Abstracts


  1. C. Boano, K. Roemer, J. Brown and U. Roedig and M. Zuniga, Demo Abstract: A Testbed Infrastructure to Study the Impact of Temperature on WSN IEEE PERCOM, Budapest, Hungary, March 2014.

  2. M. Cattani, M. Zuniga, A. Loukas and K. Langendoen, Poster Abstract: Neighborhood Cardinality Estimation in Extreme Wireless Sensor Networks EWSN, Oxford, UK, February 2014. Best Poster Runner up.

  3. M. Cattani, M. Zuniga, M. Woehrle and K. Langendoen, "Poster Abstract: Communication in Extreme Wireless Sensor Networks", ACM SenSys, Rome, Italy, November 2013.

  4. G. Trajcevski, O. Ghica, M. Zuniga, R. Schubotz, P. Scheuermann, M. Hauswirth, "Demo Abstract: Large-Scale Simulation of (Improved) Field Based Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks with SIDnet-SWANS", IEEE GLOBECOM, Miami, USA, December 2010.

  5. C. Boano, K. Romer, Z. He, T. Voigt, M. Zuniga and A. Willig, "Demo Abstract: Generation of Controllable Radio Interference for Protocol Testing in Wireless Sensor Networks", ACM Sensys, Berkeley, November 2009.

  6. C. Boano, K. Roemer, T. Voigt, M. Zuniga, "Poster Abstract: Agreement for Wireless Sensor Networks under External Interference", EWSN, Trento, Italy, February 2012.

  7. H. Fotouhi, M. Alves, A. Koubaa and M. Zuniga, "Poster Abstract: smart-HOP: A Reliable Handoff Procedure for Supporting Mobility in Wireless Sensor Networks", EWSN, Bonn, Germany, February 2011.

  8. M. Zuniga and B. Krishnamachari, "Poster Abstract: Exploring the Predictability of Network Metrics in the Presence of Unreliable Wireless Links", ACM SenSys, Maryland, November 2004.

Theses


  • Marco Zuniga, "Realistic Modeling of Wireless Communication Graphs for the Design of Efficient Sensor Network Routing Protocols", PhD Thesis, USC, 2006.

  • Marco Zuniga, "Design and Implementation of a Test Chamber for Refrigerators Under the Peruvian Law of Power Efficiency", Professional Diploma Thesis, PUCP, 1999.