PUBLICATIONS

Journal Papers Published
“Self-optimizing Data Offloading in Mobile Heterogeneous Radio-Optical Networks: A Deep Reinforcement Learning Approach.”
     Sihua Shao, Mahmoud Nazzal, Abdallah Khreishah and Moussa Ayyash.
     Accepted to appear in IEEE Network (2022).


“Optimal Discrete Constellation Inputs for Aggregated LiFi-WiFi Networks.”
     Shuai Ma, Fan Zhang, Songtao Li, Hang Li, Ruixin Yang, Sihua Shao, Jiaheng Wang and Shiyin Li.
     Accepted to appear in IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (2021).


“Evaluating the Feasibility of Random Waypoint Model for Indoor Wireless Networks.”
     Sihua Shao, Abdallah Khreishah and Moussa Ayyash.
     WILEY Internet Technology Letters, Vol. 4, No. 2, e214 (2020).


“Harnessing Retroreflective Transportation Infrastructure for Intelligent Vehicle Positioning.”
     Sihua Shao and Abdallah Khreishah.
     ELSEVIER Vehicular Communications, Vol. 24, 100246 (2020).


“Optimizing Handover Parameters by Q-learning for Heterogeneous Radio-Optical Networks.”
     Sihua Shao, Guanxiong Liu, Abdallah Khreishah, Moussa Ayyash, Hany Elgala, Thomas D.C. Little and Michael B.Rahaim.
     IEEE Photonics Journal, Vol. 12, No. 1 (2019).


“Enabling Real-time Indoor Tracking of IoT Devices Through Visible Light Retroreflection.”
     Sihua Shao, Abdallah Khreishah and Issa Khalil.
     IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, DOI: 10.1109/TMC.2019.2901665 (2019).


“A Hybrid RF-VLC System for Energy Efficient Wireless Access.”
     Abdallah Khreishah, Sihua Shao, Ammar Gharaibeh, Moussa Ayyash, Hany Elgala and Nirwan Ansari.
     IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking,Vol. 2, No. 4 (2018).


“Indoor Localization Using Visible Light via Fusion of Multiple Classifiers.”
     Xiansheng Guo, Sihua Shao, Nirwan Ansari, Abdallah Khreishah.
     IEEE Photonics Journal, Vol. 9, No. 6 (2017).


“Pixelated VLC- Backscattering for Self-charging Indoor IoT Devices.”
     Sihua Shao, Abdallah Khreishah, Hany Elgala.
     IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol. 29, No.2 (2017).


“Delay Analysis of Unsaturated Heterogeneous Omnidirectional-Directional Small Cell Wireless Networks: The Case of RF-VLC Coexistence.”
     Sihua Shao, Abdallah Khreishah.
     IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Vol. 15, No. 12 (2016).


“Joint Link Scheduling and Brightness Control for Greening VLC-based Indoor Access Networks.”
     Sihua Shao, Abdallah Khreishah and Issa Khalil.
     IEEE/OSA Journal of Optical Communications and Networking (JOCN), Vol. 8, No. 3 (2016).


“Coexistence of WiFi and LiFi towards 5G: Concepts, Opportunities, and Challenges.”
      Moussa Ayyash, Hany Elgala, Abdallah Khreishah, Volker Jungnickel, Thomas Little, Sihua Shao, Michael Rahaim and Dominic Schulz.
     IEEE Communication Magazine, Vol. 54, No. 2 (2016).


“Design and Analysis of a Visible-Light- Communication Enhanced WiFi System.”
     Sihua Shao, Abdallah Khreishah, Moussa Ayyash, Michael B. Rahaim, Hany Elgala, Volker Jungnickel, Dominic Schulz, Thomas D.C. Little, Jonas Hilt and Ronald Freund.
     IEEE/OSA Journal of Optical Communications and Networking (JOCN), Vol.7, No. 10 (2015).


Conference Papers Published
“Hybrid UGV and Drone System for Mine Rescue Assistance.”
     John Racette, Simon Lotero, Jeffrey Gordon, Chris Dinelli, Arvin Ebrahimkhanlou, Sihua Shao, Pedram Roghanchi, Mostafa Hassanalian.
     2022 AIAA AVIATION Forum, June 27 - July 1, 2022.

“Retro-VLP: Towards Single Light Source-based Real-time Indoor Positioning.”
     Mahmoud Nazzal, Ahmed Sawalmeh, Sihua Shao, Muhammad Anan, Abdallah Khreishah, Ali Alanazi.
     Proceedings of 24th International Conference on Information and Communications Security (ICICS), September 5 - 8, 2022.

“UAV Assisted Cellular Networks With Renewable Energy Charging Infrastructure: A Reinforcement Learning Approach.”
     Michelle Sherman, Sihua Shao, Xiang Sun, Jun Zheng.
     Proceedings of 2021 IEEE Military Communications Conference (MILCOM), November 29 - December 2, 2021.

“PassiveRETRO:Enabling Completely Passive Visible Light Localization for IoT Applications.”
     Sihua Shao, Abdallah Khreishah, Juan Paez.
     Proceedings of 2019 IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), April 29 - May 2, 2019, pp. 1540-1548.

“RETRO: Retroreflector based Visible Light Indoor Localization for Real-time Tracking of IoT Devices.”
     Sihua Shao, Abdallah Khreishah, Issa Khalil.
     Proceedings of 2018 IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), April 15-19, 2018, pp. 1025-1033.
     ✪   Best-in-Session Presentation Award


“Two-dimensional Reduction of Beam Training Overhead in Crowded 802.11ad based Networks.”
     Sihua Shao, Hanbin Zhang, Dimitrios Koutsonikolas, Abdallah Khreishah.
     Workshop on mmSys: Millimeter-Wave Networked Systems, co-located with IEEE INFOCOM 2018, April 16, 2018 pp.680-685.


“Design and Implementation of a Hybrid RF-VLC System with Bandwidth Aggregation.”
     Zhouchi Li, Sihua Shao, Abdallah Khreishah, Moussa Ayyash, Iman Abdalla, Hany Elgala, Michael Rahaim, Thomas DC Little.
     Proceedings of IEEE International Wireless Communication and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), June 25-29, 2018, pp. 194-200.


“An Indoor Hybrid WiFi-VLC Internet Access System.”
     Sihua Shao, Abdallah Khreishah, Michael B. Rahaim, Hany Elgala, Moussa Ayyash, Thomas D.C. Little and Jie Wu.
     Proceedings of 2014 IEEE 11th International Conference on Mobile Ad Hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS), Oct. 28-30, 2014, pp. 569-574.


“Based on Improved PVI Objective Evaluation System of English Sentences.”
     Fanquan Fang, Xiaguang Li, Sumei Li, Dongxiong Shen and Sihua Shao.
     Proceedings of 2012 9th International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery, May. 29-31, 2012, pp. 1769-1773.





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