Associate Professor Marius Portmann

Associate Professor

School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
marius@itee.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 51636

Overview

Dr Portmann's research interests are in the area of Computer Networks and Information Security.

Dr Portmann received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich in 2003. His research interests are in overlay and Peer-to-peer networks and network security.

Employment History:

2009 – present Senior Lecturer

School of ITEE,The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Research Leader, Networks

NICTA, Australia's ICT Research Centre of Excellence

2004 – 2008 Lecturer

School of ITEE, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

2003 – 2004 Research Manager, School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

2002 – 2003 Senior Research Officer

School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Research Interests

  • Computer Networks
    Wireless Mesh Networks, Network protocols, Software Defined Networking, P2P Computing
  • Information Security

Qualifications

  • PhD in Electrical Engineering, ETH
  • Master of Science, ETH

Publications

  • Layeghy, Siamak, Pakzad, Farzaneh and Portmann, Marius (2017) A new QoS routing northbound interface for SDN. Australian Journal of Telecommunications and the Digital Economy, 5 1: 92-115. doi:10.18080/ajtde.v5n1.91

  • Khan, Furqan H. and Portmann, Marius (2017). A system-level architecture for software-defined LTE networks. In: 2016, 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems, ICSPCS 2016 - Proceedings. 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems, ICSPCS 2016, Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia, (). 19 - 21 December 2016. doi:10.1109/ICSPCS.2016.7843360

  • Pakzad, Farzaneh, Layeghy, Siamak and Portmann, Marius (2017). Evaluation of Mininet-WiFi integration via ns-3. In: 26th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, ITNAC 2016. 26th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, ITNAC 2016, Dunedin, New Zealand, (243-248). 7 - 9 December 2016. doi:10.1109/ATNAC.2016.7878816

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Supervision

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Marwaha, Shivanajay, Indulska, Jadwiga and Portmann, Marius (2010). Quality of service provisioning in wireless mobile ad hoc networks: Current state of the art. In Pattarasinee Bhattarakosol (Ed.), Intelligent quality of service technologies and network management: Models for enhancing communication (pp. 75-94) Hershey, PA, United States: Information Science Reference. doi:10.4018/978-1-61520-791-6.ch005

  • Glass, Stephen, Portmann, Marius and Muthukkumarasamy, Vallipuram (2010). Securing route and path integrity in multihop wireless networks. In Al-Sakib Khan Pathan (Ed.), Security of self-organizing networks: MANET, WSN, WMN, VANET (pp. 25-43) Boca Raton, FL, U.S.: CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group.

  • Portmann, Marius and Pirzada, Asad Amir (2007). Wireless Mesh Networks for Public Safety and Disaster Recovery Applications. In Zhang, Y., Luo, J. and Hu, H. (Ed.), Wireless Mesh Networking: Architectures, Protocols and Standards (pp. 545-576) New York, USA: Taylor & Francis.

  • Portmann, M, Ardon, and Senac, (2006). Peer-to-peer Networks - Promises and Challenges. In A. Vasilakos and W. Pedrycz (Ed.), Ambient Intelligence, Wireless Networking, and Ubiquitous Computing 1 ed. (pp. 143-166) Norwood, MA, USA: Artech House Publishers.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Khan, Furqan H. and Portmann, Marius (2017). A system-level architecture for software-defined LTE networks. In: 2016, 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems, ICSPCS 2016 - Proceedings. 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems, ICSPCS 2016, Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia, (). 19 - 21 December 2016. doi:10.1109/ICSPCS.2016.7843360

  • Pakzad, Farzaneh, Layeghy, Siamak and Portmann, Marius (2017). Evaluation of Mininet-WiFi integration via ns-3. In: 26th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, ITNAC 2016. 26th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, ITNAC 2016, Dunedin, New Zealand, (243-248). 7 - 9 December 2016. doi:10.1109/ATNAC.2016.7878816

  • Al-Najjar, Anees, Pakzad, Farzaneh, Layeghy, Siamak and Portmann, Marius (2017). Link capacity estimation in SDN-based end-hosts. In: 2016, 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems, ICSPCS 2016 - Proceedings. 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems, ICSPCS 2016, Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia, (). 19 - 21 December 2016. doi:10.1109/ICSPCS.2016.7843372

  • Alharbi, Talal and Portmann, Marius (2017). SProxy ARP - efficient ARP handling in SDN. In: Proceedings of the 26th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, ITNAC 2016. 26th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, ITNAC 2016, Dunedin, New Zealand, (179-184). 7-9 December 2016. doi:10.1109/ATNAC.2016.7878805

  • Al-Najjar, Anees, Layeghy, Siamak and Portmann, Marius (2016). Pushing SDN to the end-host, network load balancing using OpenFlow. In: 2016 IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communication Workshops, PerCom Workshops 2016. 13th IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communication Workshops, PerCom Workshops 2016, Sydney, NSW, Australia, (). 14-18 March 2016. doi:10.1109/PERCOMW.2016.7457129

  • Layeghy, Siamak, Pakzad, Farzaneh and Portmann, Marius (2016). SCOR: constraint programming based northbound interface for SDN. In: Proceedings of the 26th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference. International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, ITNAC, Dunedin, New Zealand, (83-88). 7-9 December 2016. doi:10.1109/ATNAC.2016.7878788

  • Alharbi, Talal, Durando, Dario, Pakzad, Farzaneh and Portmann, Marius (2016). Securing ARP in software defined networks. In: Proceedings of 41st IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks, LCN 2016. 41st IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks, LCN 2016, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (523-526). 7 - 10 November 2016. doi:10.1109/LCN.2016.83

  • Pakzad, Farzaneh, Portmann, Marius and Hayward, Jared (2015). Link capacity estimation in wireless software defined networks. In: 25th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, ITNAC 2015. 25th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, ITNAC 2015, Sydney, NSW, Australia, (208-213). 18-20 November 2015. doi:10.1109/ATNAC.2015.7366814

  • Alharbi, Talal, Portmann, Marius and Pakzad, Farzaneh (2015). The (In)security of topology discovery in software defined networks. In: 2015 IEEE 40th Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN). IEEE Local Computer Networks, Clearwater Beach, FL, United States, (502-505). 26-29 October 2015. doi:10.1109/LCN.2015.7366363

  • Zhong, Mingyang, Indulska, Jadwiga, Peizhao, Hu, Portmann, Marius and Kumar, Mohan J. (2014). Development of collaborative video streaming for mobile networks: from overview to prototype. In: UIC-ATC-SCALCOM '14 Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE 11th Intl Conf on Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing and 2014 IEEE 11th Intl Conf on Autonomic and Trusted Computing and 2014 IEEE 14th Intl Conf on Scalable Computing and Communications and Its Associated Workshops (UIC-ATC-ScalCom). 2014 IEEE UIC/ATC/ScalCom Multi-Conference, Bali, Indonesia, (372-377). 9-12 December 2014. doi:10.1109/UIC-ATC-ScalCom.2014.87

  • Pakzad, Farzaneh, Portmann, Marius, Tan, Wee Lum and Indulska, Jadwiga (2014). Efficient topology discovery in software defined networks. In: Tadeusz A. Wysocki and Beata J. Wysocki, 2014 8th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems (ICSPCS). 2014 8th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems (ICSPCS), Gold Coast, Australia, (1-8). 15-17 December 2014. doi:10.1109/ICSPCS.2014.7021050

  • Pathak, Ranjana, Hu, Peizhao, Indulska, Jadwiga, Portmann, Marius and Azzuhri, Saaidal (2013). A performance study of hybrid protocols for opportunistic communications. In: Proceedings of the 38th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN 2013): LCN Workshops. 9th IEEE International Workshop on Performance and Management of Wireless and Mobile Networks, Sydney, Australia, (9-16). 21-24 October 2013. doi:10.1109/LCNW.2013.6758492

  • Pathak, Ranjana, Hu, Peizhao, Indulska, Jadwiga and Portmann, Marius (2013). Protocol for efficient opportunistic communication. In: Damla Turgut, Nils Aschenbruck and Jens Tölle, Proceedings of the 38th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN 2013). 38th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN 2013), Sydney, Australia, (244-247). 21-24 October 2013. doi:10.1109/LCN.2013.6761240

  • Van Glabbeek, Rob, Hofner, Peter, Tan, Wee Lum and Portmann, Marius (2013). Sequence numbers do not guarantee loop freedom - AODV can yield routing loops. In: MSWiM 2013 - Proceedings of the 16th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems. 16th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems, MSWiM 2013, Barcelona, Spain, (91-100). 3 - 8 November 2013. doi:10.1145/2507924.2507943

  • Glass, Steve, Guerin, Jonathan, Hu, Peizhao, Portmann, Marius and Tan, Wee Lum (2013). Specification versus reality: experimental evaluation of link capacity estimation in IEEE 802.11. In: Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2013 IEEE. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Shanghai, China, (380-385). 7-10 April 2013. doi:10.1109/WCNC.2013.6554594

  • Hankim Newton, M. A., Pham, Duc Nghia, Tan, Wee Lum, Portmann, Marius and Sattar, Abdul (2013). Stochastic local search based channel assignment in wireless mesh networks. In: Christian Schulte, Principles and Practice of Constraint Programming - 19th International Conference, CP 2013, Proceedings. 19th International Conference on Principles and Practice of Constraint Programming, CP 2013, Uppsala, Sweden, (832-847). 16 - 20 September 2013. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-40627-0_61

  • Pathak, Ranjana, Hu, Peizhao, Indulska, Jadwiga, Portmann, Marius and Tan, Wee Lum (2013). Towards efficient opportunistic communications: a hybrid approach. In: 2013 IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications Workshops (PERCOM Workshops). 2013 IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications Workshops (PERCOM Workshops), San Diego, United States, (255-260). 18-22 March 2013. doi:10.1109/PerComW.2013.6529491

  • Khan, Saeed Farooq, Portmann, Marius and Bergmann, Neil W. (2013). VoIP spam prevention. In: Lisa O’Conner, Proceedings. 12th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications: TrustCom 2013. 11th IEEE International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing with Applications: ISPA-13. 12th IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Communications: IUCC-2013. IEEE TrustCom-13: 12th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, (1463-1470). 16-18 July, 2013. doi:10.1109/TrustCom.2013.177

  • Fehnker, Ansgar, van Glabbeek, Rob, Hofner, Peter, McIver, Annabelle, Portmann, Marius and Tan, Wee Lum (2012). A process algebra for wireless mesh networks. In: Helmut Seidl, Programming languages and systems: 21st European Symposium on Programming, ESOP 2012, Proceedings. European Symposium on Programming (ESOP), Tallinn, Estonia, (295-315). 24 March - 1 April 2012. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-28869-2_15

  • Hoefner, Peter, van Glabbeek, Robert J., Tan, Wee Lum, Portmann, Marius, McIver, Annabelle and Fehnker, Ansgar (2012). A rigorous analysis of AODV and its variants. In: MSWiM '12: Proceedings of the 15th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems. 15th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems (MSWiM '12), Paphos, Cyprus, (203-212). 21-25 October 2012. doi:10.1145/2387238.2387274

  • Fehnker, Ansgar, van Glabbeek, Rob, Hofner, Peter, McIver, Annabelle, Portmann, Marius and Tan, Wee Lum (2012). Automated analysis of AODV using UPPAAL. In: Cormac Flanagan and Barbara König, Proceedings: International Conference on Tools and Algorithms for the Construction and Analysis of Systems (TACAS 2012). International Conference on Tools and Algorithms for the Construction and Analysis of Systems (TACAS 2012), Tallinn, Estonia, (173-187). 24 March - 1 April 2012.

  • Azzuhri, Saaidal R., Portmann, Marius and Tan, Wee Lum (2012). Evaluating the performance impact of protocol parameters on ad-hoc network routing protocols. In: 2012 Australasian Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference (ATNAC). 2012 Australasian Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference (ATNAC 2012), Brisbane, Australia, (). 7-9 November 2012. doi:10.1109/ATNAC.2012.6398062

  • Tan, Wee Lum, Hu, Peizhao and Portmann, Marius (2012). Experimental evaluation of measurement-based SINR interference models. In: Proceedings: IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM). IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM), San Francisco, CA, United States, (). 25-28 June 2012. doi:10.1109/WoWMoM.2012.6263695

  • Yin, Wei, Hu, Peizhao, Indulska, Jadwiga I and Portmann, Marius (2012). Robust MAC-layer rate control mechanism for 802.11 wireless networks. In: Tom Pfeifer, Anura Jayasumana and Damla Turgut, Proceedings of the 37th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN 2012). 37th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN 2012), Clearwater, FL, United States, (419-427). 22-25 October 2012. doi:10.1109/LCN.2012.6423656

  • Tan, Wee Lum, Hu, Peizhao and Portmann, Marius (2012). SNR-based link quality estimation. In: Proceedings IEEEVTS Vehicular Technology Conference. 2012 IEEE 75th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2012-Spring, Yokohama, Japan, (). 6 - 9 May 2012. doi:10.1109/VETECS.2012.6239865

  • Hu, Peizhao, Symons, Nick, Indulska, Jadwiga and Portmann, Marius (2012). Share your view: wireless multi-hop video streaming using Android phones. In: 2012 IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications Workshops (PerCom Workshops. 2012 IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications Workshops (PERCOM Workshops), Lugano, Switzerland, (782-787). 19-23 March 2012. doi:10.1109/PerComW.2012.6197565

  • Guerin, Jonathan, Glass, Steve, Hu, Peizhao, Tan, Wee Lum and Portmann, Marius (2012). Time-based and low-cost bandwidth estimation for IEEE 802.11 links. In: Proceedings 8th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing (IWCMC) Conference. 8th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing (IWCMC) Conference, Limassol, Cyprus, (251-256). 27-31 August 2012. doi:10.1109/IWCMC.2012.6314212

  • Tan, Wee Lum, Portmann, Marius and Hu, Peizhao (2011). A systematic evaluation of interference characteristics in 802.11-based wireless networks. In: Proceedings: 25th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2011). 25th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2011), Biopolis, Singapore, (646-652). 22 - 25 March 2011. doi:10.1109/AINA.2011.19

  • Zaidi, Zainab R., Portmann, Marius and Tan, Wee Lum (2011). Analysis of link break detection using HELLO messages. In: MSWiM’11: Proceedings of the 14th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems. 14th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems, Miami Beach, FL, United States, (143-150). 31 October - 4 November 2011. doi:10.1145/2068897.2068924

  • Glass, Stephen, Vallipuram, Muthukkumarasamy, Portmann, Marius and Robert, Matthew (2011). Insecurity in public-safety communications: APCO project 25. In: Muttukrishnan Rajarajan, Fred Piper, Haining Wang and George Kesidis, Security and Privacy in Communication Networks. 7th International International Conference on Security and Privacy Conference (SecureComm 2011), London, United Kingdom, (116-133). 7-9 September 2011. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-31909-9_7

  • Fehnker, Ansgar, van Glabbeek, Rob, Höfner, Peter, McIver, Annabelle, Portmann, Marius and Tan, Wee Lum (2011). Modelling and Analysis of AODV in UPPAAL. In: International Workshop on Rigorous Protocol Engineering, Vancouver, Canada, (). 17 October 2011.

  • Azzuhri, Saaidal, Portmann, Marius and Tan, Wee Lum (2010). Adaptive wireless mesh networks routing protocols. In: Proceedings - Symposia and Workshops on Ubiquitous, Autonomic and Trusted Computing in Conjunction with the UIC 2010 and ATC 2010 Conferences, UIC-ATC 2010. International Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence & Computing (UIC), Xian, China, (142-147). 26-29 October, 2010. doi:10.1109/UIC-ATC.2010.28

  • Bialkowski, Konstanty and Portmann, Marius (2010). Design of testbed for wireless mesh networks. In: Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium (APSURSI), 2010 IEEE. IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and CNC-USNC/URSI Radio Science Meeting - Leading the Wave, AP-S/URSI 2010, Toronto, Canada, (1-4). 11-17 July, 2010. doi:10.1109/APS.2010.5562247

  • Tan, Wee Lum, Bialkowski, K. and Portmann, M. (2010). Evaluating adjacent channel interference in IEEE 802.11 networks. In: Proceedings IEEE 71st Vehicular Technology Conference, VTC 2010-Spring. IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2010-Spring, Taipei, Taiwan, (1-5). 16-19 May, 2010. doi:10.1109/VETECS.2010.5493635

  • Hu, Peizhao, Bialkowski, K., Tan, Wee Lum and Portmann, M. (2010). Evaluation of commercial wireless mesh technologies in a public safety context: Methodology, analysis and experience. In: Proceedings IEEE 7th International Conference on Mobile Adhoc and Sensor Systems, MASS 2010. IEEE International Conference on Mobile Adhoc and Sensor Systems (MASS), San Francisco, CA, U.S.A, (606-612). 8-12 November 2010. doi:10.1109/MASS.2010.5663873

  • Azzuhri, Saaidal R., Portmann, Marius and Tan, Wee Lum (2010). Evaluation of parameterised route repair in AODV. In: 4th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems, ICSPCS'2010, Gold Coast , Qld, Australia, (5709663.1-5709663.7). 13-15 December 2010. doi:10.1109/ICSPCS.2010.5709663

  • Hunchangsith, Konglit, Liu, Xia, Bialkowski, Marek E. and Portmann, Marius (2010). Investigations into a slotted ALOHA protocol for a mimo system operating under Rician channel conditions. In: Beata J. Wysocki and Tadeusz A. Wysocki, 4th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems, ICSPCS'2010 - Proceedings. International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems, Gold Coast , QLD, Australia, (1-5). 13-15 December 2010. doi:10.1109/ICSPCS.2010.5709666

  • Guerin, Jonathan, Portmann, Marius, Bialkowski, Konstanty, Tan, Wee Lum and Glass, Steve (2010). Low-cost wireless link capacity estimation. In: ISWPC'10 Proceedings of the 5th IEEE international conference on Wireless pervasive computing. 5th IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Pervasive Computing (ISWPC), Modena, Italy, (343-348). 5-7 May, 2010. doi:10.1109/ISWPC.2010.5483796

  • Glass, Steve, Muthukkumarasamy, Vallipuram and Portmann, Marius (2010). The insecurity of time-of-arrival distance-ranging in IEEE 802.11 wireless networks. In: Proceedings - International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems. IEEE 30th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems Workshops (ICDCSW), Genova, Italy, (227-233). 21-25 June, 2010. doi:10.1109/ICDCSW.2010.59

  • Ahmedy, Ismail and Portmann, Marius (2010). Using CAPTCHAs to mitigate the VoIP spam problem. In: Randall Bilof, Proceedings: Second International Conference on Computer Research and Development. ICCRD 2010. The 2nd International Conference on Computer Research and Development (ICCRD 2010), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, (136-140). 7-10 May 2010. doi:10.1109/ICCRD.2010.85

  • Glass, S., Muthukkumarasamy, M. and Portmann, M. (2009). A software-defined radio receiver for APCO Project 25 signals. In: Mohsen Guizani, Peter Mueller and Klaus Peter Fähnrich, Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference on Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing: Connecting the World Wirelessly. IWCMC 2009: The 5th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference, Leibzig, Germany, (67-72). 21-24 June 2009. doi:10.1145/1582379.1582395

  • Pirzada, Asad Amir, Wishart, Ryan, Portmann, Marius and Indulska, Jadwiga (2009). ALARM: An adaptive load-aware routing metric for hybrid wireless mesh networks. In: Bernard Mans, Con- ferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology (CRPIT). Thirty-Second Australasian Computer Science Conference (ACSC 2009)), Wellington, New Zealand, (25-34). 19-23 January 2009.

  • Alotaibi, Majid, Postula, Adam and Portmann, Marius (2009). An enhanced method of estimating number of tags using signal strength properties in RFID systems. In: Nagib Callaos, Hsing-Wei Chu, Michael J. Savoie, Andres Tremante and C. Dale Zinn, The 2nd International Multi-Conference on Engineering and technological Innovation. The 2nd International Multi-Conference on Engineering and Technological Innovation: IMETI 2009, Orlando , Florida, USA, (337-341). 10-13 July 2009.

  • Marwaha, Shivanajay, Indulska, Jadwiga and Portmann, Marius (2009). Biologically inspired ant-based routing in Mobile Ad hoc NETworks (MANET): A survey. In: UIC-ATC 2009 - Symposia and Workshops on Ubiquitous, Autonomic and Trusted Computing in Conjunction with the UIC'09 and ATC'09 Conferences. 2009 International Workshop on Ubiquitous Service Systems and Technologies In conjunction with The Sixth International Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing, Australia, (12-15). 7-9 July 2009. doi:10.1109/UIC-ATC.2009.95

  • Marwaha, Shivanajay, Indulska, Jadwiga and Portmann, Marius (2009). Challenges and evaluation of the state of the art routing protocols for wireless mesh networks. In: UIC-ATC 2009 - Symposia and Workshops on Ubiquitous, Autonomic and Trusted Computing in Conjunction with the UIC'09 and ATC'09 Conferences. 2009 International Symposium on Intelligence, Context-Awareness and Autonomy in Wireless Networks In conjunction with The Sixth International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Intelligence, Brisbane, Australia, (406-410). 7-9 July 2009. doi:10.1109/UIC-ATC.2009.96

  • Glass, Stephen, Muthukkumarasamy, Vallipuram and Portmann, Marius (2009). Detecting man-in-the-middle and wormhole attacks in wireless mesh networks. In: Irfan Awan, Muhammad Younas, Takahiro Hara and Arjan Durresi, Proceedings: The IEEE 23rd International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications. AINA 2009. The IEEE 23rd International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA-09), Bradford, U.K., (530-538). 26-29 May, 2009. doi:10.1109/AINA.2009.131

  • Hunchangsith, Konglit, Bialkowski, Marek E., Portmann, Marius and Liu, Xia (2009). Maximum throughput of ALOHA employing multiple antenna technique. In: Proceedings of The 5th International Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing (WiCOM 2009). The 5th International Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing (WiCOM 2009), Beijing, China, (1-4). 24-26 September 2009. doi:10.1109/WICOM.2009.5303019

  • Hu, Peizhao, Wishart, Ryan, Ti, Jimmy, Portmann, Marius and Indulska, Jadwiga (2009). MeshVision: An adaptive wireless mesh network video surveillance system. In: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference, UIC 2009. 6th International Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing, (UIC) 2009, Brisbane, Australia, (193-207). 7-9 July, 2009. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-02830-4_16

  • Wishart, Ryan, Pirzada, Asad Amir, Portmann, Marius and Indulska, Jadwiga (2008). A light-weight internet gateway discovery scheme for infrastructure mesh networks. In: D. Westhoff, Proceeding of the 6th International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization: Wiopt 2008. 6th International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks and Workshops, 2008: WiOPT 2008, Berlin, Germany, (301-306). 31 March-4 April 2008. doi:10.1109/WIOPT.2008.4586082

  • Marwaha, S., Indulska, J. and Portmann, M. (2008). Challenges and recent advances in QoS provisioning in wireless mesh networks. In: 8th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology 2008. 8th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology, 2008 (CIT 2008), Sydney, Australia, (618-623). 8-11 July 2008. doi:10.1109/CIT.2008.4594746

  • Marwaha, S., Indulska, J. and Portmann, M. (2008). Challenges and recent advances in QoS provisioning, signaling, routing and MAC protocols for MANETs. In: Jauasuriya, A., 2008 Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference. Australasian Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, 2008. ATNAC 2008., Adelaide Australia, (97-102). 7-10 Dec 2008. doi:10.1109/ATNAC.2008.4783303

  • Hu, P., Robinson, R., Portmann, M. and Indulska, J (2008). Context-aware Routing in Wireless Mesh Networks. In: Dargie, W. and Klauser, B., Proceedings of the 2nd ACM International Conference on Context-Awareness for Self-Managing Systems. 2nd ACM International Conference on Context-Awareness for Self-Managing Systems, Sydney, Australia, (16-23). 19 May 2008. doi:10.1145/1367943.1367945

  • Wishart, Ryan, Portmann, Marius and Indulska, Jadwiga (2008). Evaluation of wireless mesh network handoff approaches for public safety and disaster recovery networks. In: A. Jauasuriya, The 2008 Australasian Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference Conference. Australasian Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, 2008. ATNAC 2008., Adelaide, Australia, (294-299). 7-10 December 2008. doi:10.1109/ATNAC.2008.4783339

  • Mir, Stephan, Pirzada, Asad and Portmann, Marius (2008). HOVER: Hybrid on-demand distance vector routing for wireless mesh networks. In: G. Dobbie and B. Mans, Proceedings. 31st Australasian Computer Science Conference. ACSC 2008, 31st Australasian Computer Science Conference, Woolongong, NSW, Australia, (63-72). 22-25 January 2008.

  • Meyer, Benjamin and Portmann, Marius (2008). Practical performance evaluation of peer-to-peer internet telephony using SIP. In: Xiangjian He, Proceedings : 8th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology Workshops : CIT Workshops 2008. 8th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology Workshops, CIT Workshops 2008, Sydney, (204-209). 8 - 11 July 2008. doi:10.1109/CIT.2008.Workshops.44

  • Hunchangsith, K., Bialkowski, M. E. and Portmann, M. (2008). Slotted ALOHA with MIMO spatial multiplexing. In: H. Zhou, Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing 2008. 4th International Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing 2008 (WiCOM '08), Dalian, China, (1-4). 12-14 October 2008. doi:10.1109/WiCom.2008.80

  • Wishart, R., Pirzada, A. A. and Portmann, M. (2007). A light-weight client mobility approach for infrastructure mesh networks. In: A. Jayasuriya, Networks 2007 (ICON 2007). 15th IEEE International Conference on Networks 2007 (ICON 2007), Adelaide, Australia, (252-258). 19-21 November 2007. doi:10.1109/ICON.2007.4444095

  • Pirzada, A. A., Wishart, R. and Portmann, M. (2007). Congestion aware routing in hybrid wireless mesh networks. In: A. Jayasuriya, Networks 2007 (ICON 2007). 15th IEEE International Conference on Networks 2007 (ICON 2007), Adelaide, Australia, (513-518). 19-21 November 2007. doi:10.1109/ICON.2007.4444139

  • Pirzada, Asad Amir and Portmann, Marius (2007). Establishing high capacity routes in wireless mesh networks. In: Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC 2007). Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications 2007 (APCC 2007), Bangkok, Thailand, (285-288). 18-20 October 2007. doi:10.1109/APCC.2007.4433433

  • Pirzada, A.A. and Portmann, M. (2007). High performance AODV routing protocol for hybrid wireless mesh networks. In: Proceedings of the Fourth Annual International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking & Services (MobiQuitous 2007). The Fourth Annual International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking & Services (MobiQuitous-07), Philadelphia, USA, (1-5). 6-10 August, 2007. doi:10.1109/MOBIQ.2007.4451011

  • Pirzada, Asad Amir, Portmann, Marius and Indulska, Jadwiga (2007). Hybrid mesh ad-hoc on-demand distance vector routing protocol. In: Gillian Dobbie, Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology: Proceedings of the Thirtieth Australasian Computer Science Conference (ACSC-2007). Australasian Computer Science Conference (ACSC-2007), Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, (49-58). 30 January - 2 February, 2007.

  • Pirzada, Asad Amir, Wishart, Ryan and Portmann, Marius (2007). Multi-linked AODV routing protocol for wireless mesh networks. In: J. Gibbon and K. Rauscher, Global Telecommunications Conference 2007. IEEE GLOBECOM 2007: 2007 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, Washington DC, U.S.A., (4925-4930). 26-30 November 2007. doi:10.1109/GLOCOM.2007.934

  • Khan, S., Pirzadfa, A.A. and Portmann, M. (2007). Performance comparison of reactive routing protocols for hybrid wireless mesh networks. In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Wireless Broadband and Ultra Wideband Communications (AusWireless 2007). The 2nd International Conference on Wireless Broadband and Ultra Wideband Communications (AusWireless 2007), Sydney, NSW, (1-6). 27-30 August, 2007. doi:10.1109/AUSWIRELESS.2007.55

  • Khan, S., Pirzada, A.A. and Portmann, M. (2007). Robust communications using wireless mesh networks for safeguarding water infrastructures. In: Mendis, P., Lai, J., Dawson, E. and Abbass, H., Proceedings of the 2007 RNSA Security Technology Conference. Recent Advances in Security Technology (RNSA) 2007, Melbourne, Australia, (21-32). 28 September, 2007.

  • Guerin, Jonathan, Portmann, Marius and Pirzada, Asad (2007). Routing metrics for multi-radio wireless mesh networks. In: R. Harris and M. Milner, ATNAC 2007 Australasian Telecommunications, Networks and Applications Conference. 2007 Australasian Telecommunications, Networks and Applications Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand, (343-348). 2-5 December, 2007. doi:10.1109/ATNAC.2007.4665270

  • Wishart, R. G., Indulska, J., Portmann, M. and Sutton, P. R. (2006). Context-enhanced authentication for infrastructureless network environments. In: J. Ma, H. Jin, L.T.Yang and J.J.P. Tsai, Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing, Third International Conference, UIC 2006 Proceedings. Third International Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing, Wuhan, China, (924-935). 3-6 September, 2006.

  • Pirzada, Asad Amir, Portmann, Marius and Indulska, Jadwiga (2006). Evaluation of multi-radio extensions to AODV for wireless mesh networks. In: Albert Y. Zomaya and Luciano Bononi, MobiWAC 2006 : Proceedings of the 2006 ACM International Workshop on Mobility Management and Wireless Access. 4th ACM International Workshop on Mobility Management and Wireless Access (MobiWac 2006), Torremolinos, Spain, (45-51). 2 October, 2006. doi:10.1145/1164783.1164791

  • Hu, P, Pirzada, Amir and Portmann, M (2006). Experimental evaluation of AODV in a hybrid wireless mesh network. In: B.J. Wysocki and T.A. Wysocki, The 5th Workshop on the Internet, Telecommunications and Signal Processing (WITSP'06). The 5th Workshop on the Internet, Telecommunications and Signal Processing (WITSP'06), Hobart, Australia, (1-6). 11-13 December, 2006.

  • Pirzada, Amir, Portmann, M and Indulska, J (2006). Performance comparison of multi-path AODV and DSR protocols in hybrid mesh networks. In: S. Kuttan, Proceedings, 2006 IEEE International Conference on Networks. 2006 IEEE International Conference on Networks (ICON'06), Singapore, (587-592). 13-15 September, 2006. doi:10.1109/ICON.2006.302624

  • Portmann, M., Ardon, S. and Senac, P. (2005). A programmable structured peer-to-peer overlay. In: S. Denazis, L. Lefeure and G. Minden, Proceedings of the 7th Annual International Working Conference on Active and Programmable Networks (IWAN). 7th Annual International Working Conference on Active and Programmable Networks (IWAN), Sophia Antipolis, France, (219-231). 21-23 November 2005.

  • Zhou, S., Hogan, M., Ardon, S., Portmann, M., Hu, T, Wongrujira, K and Seneviratne, A. (2005). ALASA: When service overlay networks meet peer-to-peer networks. In: Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC), 2005 (Published on CD). Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC 2005), Perth, Australia, (1053-1057). 3-5 October 2005.

  • Ardon, S., Portmann, M., Rakotoarivelo, S, Senac, P., Zhou, S., Hogan, M. and Seneviratne, A. (2005). OPENDIR: An open distributed service directory. In: Elizabeth Chang, Mihaela Ulieru, Alfred Weaver and Armando Colombo, Proceedings of the 3rd International IEEE Conference on Industrial Informatics. 2005 3rd IEEE International Conference on Industrial Informatics (INDIN), Perth, Australia, (110-116). 10-12 August, 2005.

  • Portmann, M. (2005). The problem of SPAM in internet telephony. In: B.J. Wysocki and T.A. Wysocki, Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on the Internet, Telecommunications and Signal Processing, WITSP'2005. 4th Workshop on the Internet, Telecommunications and Signal Processing, WITSP'2005, Noosa, Australia, (85-90). 19-20 December 2005.

  • Portmann, Marius, Ardon, Sebastien and Seneviratne, Aruna (2004). Mitigating routing misbehaviour of rational nodes in CHORD. In: Proceedings: 2004 International Symposium on Applications and the Internet Workshops, SAINT 2004 Workshops. 2004 International Symposium on Applications and the Internet Workshops (Saint 2004Workshop), Tokyo, Japan, (541-545). 26 - 30 January 2004. doi:10.1109/SAINTW.2004.1268685

  • Portmann, M., Ardon, S. and Seneviratne, A. (2004). Multi-path routing in the CHORD structured peer-to-peer network. In: F. Safaei, Proceedings of the 2004 Australian Telecommunication Networks and Application Conference (ATNAC 2004). Australian Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference (ATNAC 2004), Sydney, Australia, (385-390). 8-10 December 2004.

  • Portmann, M., Ardon, S., Senac, P. and Seneviratne, A. (2004). PROST: A programmable structured peer-to-peer overlay network. In: Germano Caronni, Nathalie Weiler and Nahid Shahmehri, Proceedings of the Fourth IEEE International Conference on Peer-to-Peer Computing. The Fourth IEEE International Conference on Peer-to-Peer Computing (P2P 2004), Zurich, Switzerland, (280-282). 25-27 August 2004. doi:10.1109/PTP.2004.1334965

  • Portmann, Marius and Seneviratne, Aruna (2002). The Cost of Application-level Broadcast in a Fully Decentralized Peer-to-peer Network. In: Antonio Corradi and Mahmoud Daneshmand, Proceedings ISCC 2002 Seventh International Symposium on Computers and Communications July 1–4, 2002 Ramada Hotel, Taormina–Giardini Naxos, Italy. 7th IEEE International Symposium on Computers and Communications, Ramada Hotel, Taormina, Italy, (941-946). 01-04 July 2002.

Other Outputs

  • Ardon, Sebastien, Gunningberg, Per, Ismailov, Yuri, Landfeldt, Bjorn, Portmann, Marius and Seneviratne, Aruna (2007). Creating distributed proxy configurations. US 7200679.

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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Completed Supervision