Ismail Guvenc

Also known as: İsmail Güvenç; Ismail Güvenç; İsmail Guvenc; I Guvenc; İ Guvenc; İ Güvenç

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1387-6242

Dr. Ismail Guvenc (senior member, IEEE) received his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from University of South Florida in 2006, with an outstanding dissertation award. He was with Mitsubishi Electric Research Labs during 2005, and with DOCOMO Innovations Inc. between 2006-2012, working as a research engineer. Since August 2012, he has been an assistant professor with Florida International University. His recent research interests include heterogeneous wireless networks and future radio access beyond 4G wireless systems. He has published more than 80 conference and journal papers, and several standardization contributions. He co-authored/co-edited three books for Cambridge University Press, is an editor for IEEE Communications Letters and IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, and was a guest editor for four special issue journals/magazines on heterogeneous networks. Dr. Guvenc is an inventor/coinventor in 23 U.S. patents, and has another 4 pending U.S. patent applications. He is also a recipient of the 2014 Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award.

Works (39)

2020 journal article

Detection and Classification of UAVs Using RF Fingerprints in the Presence of Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Interference

IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society, 1, 60–76.

By: M. Ezuma, F. Erden, C. Anjinappa, O. Ozdemir & I. Guvenc

Source: ORCID
Added: January 2, 2020

2019 journal article

A Survey of Air-to-Ground Propagation Channel Modeling for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, 21(3), 2361–2391.

By: W. Khawaja, I. Guvenc, D. Matolak, U. Fiebig & N. Schneckenburger

Source: ORCID
Added: August 23, 2019

2019 journal article

Angle Feedback for NOMA Transmission in mmWave Drone Networks

IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, 13(3), 628–643.

By: N. Rupasinghe, Y. Yapici, I. Guvenc, M. Ghosh & Y. Kakishima

Source: ORCID
Added: May 23, 2019

2019 article

Guest Editorial Special Issue on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Over Internet of Things

Bai, L., Guvenc, I., Yu, Q., & Zhang, W. (2019, April). IEEE INTERNET OF THINGS JOURNAL, Vol. 6, pp. 1636–1639.

By: L. Bai, I. Guvenc, Q. Yu & W. Zhang

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: May 28, 2019

2019 journal article

Impact of Random Receiver Orientation on Visible Light Communications Channel

IEEE Transactions on Communications, 67(2), 1313–1325.

By: Y. Eroglu, Y. Yapici & I. Guvenc

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: March 4, 2019

2019 journal article

Interference Management in UAV-Assisted Integrated Access and Backhaul Cellular Networks

IEEE ACCESS, 7, 104553–104566.

By: A. Fouda, A. Ibrahim, I. Guvenc & M. Ghosh

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: September 3, 2019

2019 journal article

Joint Frame Synchronization and Channel Estimation: Sparse Recovery Approach and USRP Implementation

IEEE ACCESS, 7, 39041–39053.

By: O. Ozdemir, C. Anjinappa, R. Hamila, N. Al-Dhahir & I. Guvenc

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: April 22, 2019

2019 journal article

NOMA for VLC Downlink Transmission With Random Receiver Orientation

IEEE Transactions on Communications, 67(8), 5558–5573.

By: Y. Yapici & I. Guvenc

Source: ORCID
Added: August 16, 2019

2019 journal article

Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access for mmWave Drone Networks With Limited Feedback

IEEE Transactions on Communications, 67(1), 762–777.

By: N. Rupasinghe, Y. Yapici, I. Guvenc & Y. Kakishima

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: February 18, 2019

2019 article

Privacy Preserving Distributed Matching for Device-to-Device IoT Communications

PROCEEDINGS OF THE 2019 CONFERENCE ON SECURITY AND PRIVACY IN WIRELESS AND MOBILE NETWORKS (WISEC '19), pp. 316–317.

By: E. Bulut, I. Guvenc & K. Akkaya

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 19, 2019

2018 journal article

A MAP-Based Layered Detection Algorithm and Outage Analysis Over MIMO Channels

IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 17(7), 4256–4269.

By: Y. Yapici, I. Guvenc & Y. Kakishima

Source: ORCID
Added: April 13, 2019

2018 journal article

A Survey on Low Latency Towards 5G: RAN, Core Network and Caching Solutions

IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, 20(4), 3098–3130.

By: I. Parvez, A. Rahmati, I. Guvenc, A. Sarwat & H. Dai

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 10, 2018

2018 journal article

A software-defined multi-element VLC architecture

IEEE Communications Magazine, 56(2), 196–203.

By: S. Mushfique, P. Palathingal, Y. Eroglu, M. Yuksel, I. Guvenc & N. Pala

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Autonomous tracking of intermittent RF source using a UAV swarm

IEEE Access, 6, 15884–15897.

By: F. Koohifar, I. Guvenc & M. Sichitiu

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Efficient Noise Variance Estimation Under Pilot Contamination for Massive MIMO Systems

IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 67(4), 2982–2996.

By: J. Iscar, I. Guvenc, S. Dikmese & N. Rupasinghe

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Exploiting LTE-advanced HetNets and FeICIC for UAV-assisted public safety Communications

IEEE Access, 6.

By: A. Kumbhar, I. Guvenc, S. Singh & A. Tuncer

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Hybrid evolutionary search method for complex function optimisation problems

ELECTRONICS LETTERS, 54(24), 1377–1378.

By: H. Binol, I. Guvenc, E. Bulut & K. Akkaya

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 17, 2018

2018 journal article

Impact of Angular Spread in Moderately Large MIMO Systems Under Pilot Contamination

IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 67(11), 10631–10644.

By: N. Rupasinghe, Y. Yapici, J. Iscar & I. Guvenc

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 3, 2018

2018 journal article

Multi-element VLC Networks: LED assignment, power control, and optimum combining

IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 36(1), 121–135.

By: Y. Eroglu, I. Guvenc, A. Sahin, Y. Yapici, N. Pala & M. Yuksel

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Occupancy counting with burst and intermittent signals in smart buildings

IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 5(2), 724–735.

By: B. Ciftler, S. Dikmese, I. Guvenc, K. Akkaya & A. Kadri

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

UWB channel measurements and modelling for hurricanes

IET MICROWAVES ANTENNAS & PROPAGATION, 12(10), 1691–1699.

By: W. Khawaja, I. Guvenc & A. Chowdhury

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: October 19, 2018

2018 journal article

Wireless localization for mmWave networks in urban environments

EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing.

By: M. Ruble & I. Guvenc

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

A Survey on Legacy and Emerging Technologies for Public Safety Communications

IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, 19(1), 97–124.

By: A. Kumbhar, F. Koohifar, I. Guvenc & B. Mueller

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Analysis of Handover Failures in Heterogeneous Networks With Fading

IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 66(7), 6060–6074.

By: K. Vasudeva, M. Simsek, D. Lopez-Perez & I. Guvenc

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Distributed learning for energy-efficient resource management in self-organizing heterogeneous networks

IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 66(10), 9287–9303.

By: A. Arani, A. Mehbodniya, M. Omidi, F. Adachi, W. Saad & I. Guvenc

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 conference paper

Flexible filter bank based spectrum sensing and waveform processing for mission critical communications

Milcom 2017 - 2017 ieee military communications conference (milcom), 174–179.

By: S. Dikmese, M. Renfors & I. Guvenc

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Fuzzy-based game theoretic mobility management for energy efficient operation in HetNets

IEEE Access, 5, 7542–7552.

By: K. Vasudeva, S. Dikmese, I. Guven, A. Mehbodniya, W. Saad & F. Adachi

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 conference paper

Localization of WiFi devices using probe requests captured at unmanned aerial vehicles

2017 ieee wireless communications and networking conference (wcnc).

By: V. Acuna, A. Kumbhar, E. Vattapparamban, F. Rajabli & I. Guvenc

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 conference paper

Optimal angular spread of the multipath clusters in mmWave systems under pilot contamination

2017 ieee 86th vehicular technology conference (vtc-fall).

By: J. Iscar, I. Guvenc, S. Dikmese & A. Ibrahim

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Receding horizon multi-UAV cooperative tracking of moving RF source

IEEE Communications Letters, 21(6), 1433–1436.

By: F. Koohifar, A. Kumbhar & I. Guvenc

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 conference paper

UAV air-to-ground channel characterization for mmWave systems

2017 ieee 86th vehicular technology conference (vtc-fall).

By: W. Khawaja, O. Ozdemir & I. Guvenc

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 conference paper

UAV assisted public safety communications with LTE-advanced HetNets and FeICIC

2017 IEEE 28th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC).

By: A. Kumbhar, S. Singh & I. Guvenc

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 conference paper

UWB radar based beyond wall sensing and tracking for ambient assisted living

2017 14th ieee annual consumer communications & networking conference (ccnc), 142–147.

By: W. Khawaja, F. Koohifar & I. Guvenc

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 conference paper

Ultra-wideband channel modeling for hurricanes

2017 ieee 86th vehicular technology conference (vtc-fall).

By: W. Khawaja, I. Guvenc & A. Chowdhury

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

CBRS spectrum sharing between LTE-U and WiFi: A multiarmed bandit approach

Mobile Information Systems.

By: I. Parvez, M. Sriyananda, I. Guvenc, M. Bennis & A. Sarwat

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Improved throughput coverage in natural disasters unmanned aerial base stations for public-safety communications

IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, 11(4), 53–60.

By: A. Merwaday, A. Tuncer, A. Kumbhar & I. Guvenc

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 conference paper

Regret based learning for UAV assisted LTE-U/WiFi public safety networks

2016 ieee global communications conference (globecom).

By: D. Athukoralage, I. Guvenc, W. Saad & M. Bennis

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 conference paper

SDR based indoor localization using ambient WiFi and GSM signals

2017 international conference on computing, networking and communications (icnc), 952–957.

By: V. Nambiar, E. Vattapparamban, A. Yurekli, I. Guvenc, M. Mozaffari & W. Saad

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 conference paper

UWB channel sounding and modeling for UAV air-to-ground propagation channels

2016 ieee global communications conference (globecom).

By: W. Khawaja, I. Guvenc & D. Matolak

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

Employment

2016 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Associate Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering

2012 - 2016

Florida International University Miami, FL, US
Assistant Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering

Education

2003 - 2006

University of South Florida Tampa, FL, US
Ph.D. Electrical Engineering