SCA-Based Open Source Software Defined Radio

Publications

Virginia Tech Publications and Presentations Related to OSSIE and NSF Award #0520418

  1. Snyder, J.; Seeralan, D.; Sayed, S.; Wilson, J.; Dietrich, C.B.; Edwards, S.H.; Reed, J.H.; "Open source software-defined radio tools for education, research, and rapid prototyping," International Journal on Software Tools for Technology Transfer, June, 2012.
  2. Chen, D; Vanhoy, G.; Beaufait, M.; Dietrich, C.; "OSSIE/GNU Radio Generic Component Performance Analysis Over Distributed Systems," SDR’11/WinnComm, Washington, DC, Nov. 29-Dec. 2, 2011.
  3. Snyder, J.; McNair, B.; Edwards, S.;and Dietrich, C.; “OSSIE: An Open Source Software Defined Radio Platform for Education and Research,” International Conference on Frontiers in Education: Computer Science and Computer Engineering (FECS'11), Las Vegas, NV, July 18-22, 2011.
  4. Dietrich, C.; Reed, J.; "OSSIE SCA-based Open Source SDR," invited SDR workshop presentation, IEEE International Microwave Symposium, Baltimore, MD., June 5-10, 2011.
  5. Chen, D.;Vanhoy, G.;Beaufait, M.;Dietrich,C.B.; "OSSIE/GNU Radio Generic Component," 2011 Wireless Telecommunications Symposium (WTS 2011), New York, NY, April 13-15, 2011.
  6. Challa, N.;Jeong, J.-O.;Dietrich, C.B.;Newman, T.R.; Reed, J., “Evaluation Optimization Techniques for Software Defined Radio – Cognitive Radio System Performance,” SDR ’10 Technical Conference, Washington, DC, November 30-December 4, 2010.
  7. Moola, S.;Hasan, S.M.;Dietrich, C.B.;Reed, J.H., “Rapid Prototyping of a SDR Based Reconfigurable MIMO-OFDM Testbed,” SDR ’10 Technical Conference, Washington, DC, November 30-December 4, 2010 (accepted)
  8. Yang, T.;Davis, W.;Stutzman, W.;Hasan, S.M.;Nealy, R.;Dietrich, C.B.;Reed, J., “Antenna Design Strategy and Demonstration for Software Defined Radio,” SDR ’10 Technical Conference, Washington, DC, November 30-December 4, 2010 (nominated for best of R&D track).
  9. Chen, D.;Vanhoy, G.;Beaufait, M.;Dietrich, C.B., “OSSIE/GNU Radio Generic Component Demonstration,” SDR ’10 Technical Conference, Washington, DC, November 30-December 4, 2010
  10. Volos, H., M. Buehrer, “Robust Training of A Link Adaptation Cognitive Engine,” IEEE MILCOM, San Jose, CA, November 2010 (BEST PAPER AWARD)
  11. Rittenbach, T.; Satake, H.;Redding, E.;Perry, K.;Thawani, M.;Dietrich, C.B.;Thandee, R., “GRA Model Driven Design,” IEEE MILCOM 2010, San Jose, CA, November 2010 (accepted).
  12. Newman, T.R.; Hasan, S.M.S.; Depoy, D.; Bose, T.; Reed, J.H.; "Designing and deploying a building-wide cognitive radio network testbed," IEEE Communications Magazine, Sept. 2010.
  13. Volos, H.I., R.M. Buehrer, “Cognitive Engine Design for Link Adaptation: An Application to Multi-Antenna Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Vol.. 9, No. 9, September 2010.
  14. Cormier, Andrew R., Carl B. Dietrich, Jeremy Price, and Jeffrey H. Reed, "Dynamic reconfiguration of software defined radios using standard architectures," Physical Communication, vol. 3, no. 2, June 2010, Pages 73-80 , doi: 10.1016/j.phycom.2009.09.002
  15. Dietrich, C., F. Kragh, S.M. Hasan, J.H. Reed, D. Miller, S.H. Edwards, "Enhancements to Software Defined Radio Design Engineering Education," ASEE SE Section Annual Conference, April 18-20, 2010.
  16. Dietrich, C., F. Kragh, S.M. Hasan, C. Aguayo Gonzalez, A. Adenariwo, H.I. Volos, C. Dietrich, D. Miller, J. Snyder, S.H. Edwards, J.H. Reed, "Implementation and Evaluation of Laboratory/Tutorial Exercises for Software Defined Radio Education," ASEE SE Section Annual Conference, April 18-20, 2010.
  17. Dietrich,Carl B., Jeffrey H. Reed, Stephen H. Edwards, Frank E. Kragh, "Experiences From the OSSIE Open Source Software Defined Radio Project," Open Source Business Resource, March, 2010.
  18. Anderson, C.R., H.I. Volos, W.C. Headley, R.M. Buehrer, Francisco C.F.B. Müller, “Low-Antenna Ultra Wideband Spatial Correlation Analysis in a Forest Environment,” IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, 2009.
  19. Carrick, M., S. Sayed, C. Dietrich, J. Reed, "Integration of FPGAs into SDR via Memory-Mapped I/O," SDR Forum Technical Conference, Washington, DC, December 1-4, 2009.
  20. Volos, H.I., R.M. Buehrer, “On Balancing Exploration vs. Exploitation in Cognitive Engine for Multi-Antenna Systems,” IEEE GLOBECOM 2009.
  21. Hasan, S.M., P. Balister, J. Gaeddert, C. Aguayo Gonzalez, K.H. Lee, H. Volos, S. Sayed, A. Cormier, C. Zhang, X. Chen, T. Newman, C. Dietrich, "Spectrum Access for First Responders using Cognitively Intrepid Radio Emergency Network, SDR Forum Technical Conference, Washington, DC, December 1-4, 2009.
  22. Moola, S., C. Gonzalez, C. DIetrich, J. Reed, "Distributed Wireless Computing with Multiple Domains," SDR Forum Technical Conference, Washington, DC, December 1-4, 2009.
  23. Seeralan, D., S. Edwards, C. Dietrich, "The Waveform Dashboard: An interactively configurable GUI for prototype SCA-based SDR waveforms," SDR Forum Technical Conference, Washington, DC, December 1-4, 2009.
  24. Redding, E., T. Rittenbach, H. Satake, and C. Dietrich. "OSSIE-based GRA testbed". Proceeding of the IEEE MILCOM, Boston, MA, Oct. 18-21, 2009.
  25. Aguayo González , Carlos R., Carl B. Dietrich, Shereef Sayed, Haris I. Volos, Joseph D. Gaeddert, P. Max Robert, Jeffrey H. Reed, and Frank E. Kragh, "Open-Source SCA-Based Core Framework and Rapid Development Tools Enable Software-Defined Radio Education and Research," IEEE Communications Magazine, vol 47, no. 10, October 2009.
  26. Aguayo González, Carlos R., Carl B. Dietrich, and Jeffrey H. Reed,"Understanding the software communications architecture," IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 47, no. 9, September 2009.
  27. Carrick, Matthew, Logical Representation of FPGAs and FPGA Circuits within the SCA, Master's Thesis, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, July 2, 2009.
  28. Aguayo Gonzalez, C.R., C. Dietrich, J.H. Reed, "Distributed SDR Applications for Distance Learning," SDR Forum Technical Conference, Washington, DC, Oct. 27-31, 2008.
  29. Snyder, J., S.H. Edwards, C.B. Dietrich, "Towards an Open-Source Integrated Development Environment for SCA-based Components and Waveforms," SDR Forum Technical Conference, Washington, DC, Oct. 27-31, 2008.
  30. Leising, Tim, Mindy Gavitt, Sagor Hoque, Carl Dietrich, Rebecca Kim, Tom Rittenbach, and Hiroshi Satake, An Excursion to Define the Boundaries of the Government Reference Architecture," IEEE Military Communications Conference, 2008.
  31. Kragh, F.E., J.H. Reed, C.B. Dietrich, and D. Miller, "Education in Software Defined Radio Design Engineering," ASEE Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, June 22-25, 2008.
  32. Cormier, Andrew R., Reconfigurable SCA System Development Using Encapsulated Waveform Applications and Components, Master's Thesis, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, March 14, 2008.
  33. Balister, Philip J., A Software Defined Radio Implemented using the OSSIE Core Framework Deployed on a TI OMAP Processor, Master's Thesis, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, December 4, 2007.
  34. Aguayo Gonzalez, C.R., J.H. Reed, “Dynamic Spectrum Access Assessment in Cognitive Radios,” SDR Forum Technical Conference, Denver, CO, Nov. 5-9, 2007.
  35. Balister, PJ, C Dietrich, JH Reed, "Memory Usage of a Software Communication Architecture Waveform," SDR Forum Technical Conference, Denver, CO, Nov. 5-9, 2007.
  36. Dietrich, C., D. Cormier, "Debugging Strategies for SCA Components and Waveforms," SDR Forum Technical Conference, Denver, CO, Nov. 5-9, 2007.
  37. Gaeddert, J., H. Volos, D. Cormier, J. Reed, "Multi-rate Synchronization of Digital Receivers in Software-Defined Radios," SDR Forum Technical Conference, Denver, CO, Nov. 5-9, 2007.
  38. Tsou, T, P Balister, J Reed, "Latency Profiling for SCA Software Radio," - SDR Forum Technical Conference, Denver, CO, Nov. 5-9, 2007. (BEST PAPER AWARD)
  39. Volos, H., C. Phelps, R. Buehrer, “Initial Design of a Cognitive Engine for MIMO Systems,” SDR Forum Technical Conference, Denver, CO, Nov. 5-9, 2007. (BEST PAPER AWARD)
  40. Aguayo Gonzalez, Carlos R., Francisco M. Portelinha, and Jeffrey H. Reed, "Part 2: Design and implementation of an SCA core framework for a DSP platform," Military Embedded Systems, May 2007.
  41. Aguayo Gonzalez, Carlos R., Francisco M. Portelinha, and Jeffrey H. Reed, "Part 1: Design and implementation of an SCA core framework for a DSP platform," Military Embedded Systems, March 2007.
  42. Cormier, Drew, Jacob A. DePriest, Carl Dietrich, Max Robert and Jeff Reed, "OSSIE Rapid Prototyping Tools Help Easily Reconfigure Software Defined Radios," Mobile Handset Design Line, February 5, 2007.
  43. Hasan, SM, P Balister, K Lee, JH Reed, SW Ellingson, "A Low Cost Multi-Band/Multi-Mode Radio for Public Safety," SDR Forum Technical Conference, Orlando, FL, November 2006.
  44. Hermeling, M., J. Rice, “Rapid prototyping for SCA,” SDR Forum, 2006 http://208.123.212.192/pages/sdr06/sdr06_papers/4.6/4.6-2.pdf
  45. Gonzalez, CRA, F Portelinha, J Reed, "Design and Implementation of an SCA Core Framework for a DSP Platform," SDR Forum Technical Conference, Orlando, FL, November 2006.
  46. Balister, P, M Robert, J Reed, "Impact of the use of CORBA for intercomponent communication in SCA based radio," SDR Forum Technical Conference, Orlando, FL, November 2006. (BEST PAPER AWARD)
  47. Neel, J., J.H. Reed, C. Aguayo Gonzolez, "Automated Waveform Partitioning and Optimization for SCA Waveforms," SDR Forum Technical Conference, Orlando, FL, November 2006.
  48. Aguayo Gonzalez, C.R., Design and Implementation of an Efficient SCA Framework for Software-Defined Radios, Master's Thesis, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, May 9, 2006.
  49. DePriest, Jacob A., A Practical Approach to Rapid Prototyping of SCA Waveforms, Master's Thesis, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, April 25, 2006.
  50. Robert, Max, Shereef Sayed, Carlos Aguayo, Rekha Menon, Karthik Channak, Chris Vander Valk, Craig Neely, Tom Tsou, Jay Mandeville, and Jeffrey H. Reed, "OSSIE: Open Source SCA for Researchers," SDR Forum Technical Conference, 2004.
  51. Other Related Publications and Presentations

  52. Duarte, R.; Granados, O.; Liu, C.; Andrian, J.; "Case Study on a Software Communications
    Architecture Component for Hardware Acceleration
    ," The 4th International Conference on Ubi-media Computing (U-Media 2011), Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 3-4, 2011.
  53. Farnsworth, B.D.; Taylor, D.W.A.; High-Precision 2.4 GHz DSSS RF Ranging," ENSCO, Inc.
  54. Tortorelli, Salvatore; "Realizzazione di un ricevitore VHF marittimo su piattaforma software-defined radio di tipo SCA (Software Communications Architecture)," Tesi di laurea specialistica, Universita di Pisa, 2011.
  55. Guan Jianxin; Ye Xiaohui; Gao Jun; Liu Quan; "The general waveform development flow of software defined radio," 2011 International Conference on Consumer Electronics, Communications and Networks (CECNet), XianNing, pp. 1806-1809, 16-18 April 2011.
  56. Ahn, Chiyoung; Kim, J.; Choi, S., "Implementation of Smart Antenna and Transceiver API on OSSIE Platform for Wireless Innovation Forum Standards" (Best of R&D Track), SDR '10, Washington DC, November 30 - December 3, 2010.
  57. Millage, J.G., GPU Integration into a Software De fined Radio Framework, Master's Thesis, Iowa State University, 2010
  58. Grayver, E.; Green, H.S.; Roberson, J.L., "SDRPHY – XML Description for SDR Physical Layer", IEEE MILCOM 2010, San Jose, CA, November, 2010
  59. Dackenberg, J., Software Communication Architecture – Waveform Distribution with MHAL, Examensarbete (Thesis), Linkopings Universitet, Linkoping, Sweden, 23 Aug. 2010.
  60. Rittenbach, T., "OSSIE-based GRA Cognitive Testbed Director Briefing" (Keynote address), Proceedings of the Second Annual European Reconfigurable Radio Technologies Workshop, Mainz, Germany, June 23 to 25, 2010.
  61. Nagel, S.;Jondral, F.K., "Performance Overhead with High Level Waveform Development," Proceedings of the Second Annual European Reconfigurable Radio Technologies Workshop, Mainz Germany, June 23 to 25, 2010.
  62. Gu, B.;Jung, J.; Kim, K.; Heo, J.;Park, N.;Jeon, G.;Cho, Y., “SWICOM: An SDR-Based Wireless Communication Gateway for Vehicles, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 59, No. 4, May 2010.
  63. Ulversoy, T., "Software Defined Radio: Challenges and Opportunities," IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, Accepted for Publication.
  64. Singh, S., M. Andrat, M Antweiler, T. Ulversoy, T.M.O. Mjelde, L. Hanssen, H. Ozer, A. Zumbul, "Acquiring and Sharing Knowledge for Developing SCA Based Waveforms on SDRs," NATO report MP-IST-092-04.
  65. Abgrall, G.; Le Roy, F.; Diguet, J.-P.; Gogniat, G.; Delahaye, J.-P., "Predictibility of inter-component latency in a software communications architecture operating environment," Parallel & Distributed Processing, Workshops and Phd Forum (IPDPSW), 2010 IEEE International Symposium on, Atlanta, GA, 19-23 April 2010.
  66. Paone, E., Open-Source SCA Implementation-Embedded and Software Communication Architecture, OSSIE and SCA Waveform Development, Master’s Thesis, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden, 15 February 2010. [Presentation PDF]
  67. Singh, S., M. Adrat, M. Antweiler, “NATO RTO/IST RTG on SDR: Demonstrating Portability and Interoperability of SCA-Based Waveforms,” SDR 09 Technical Conference and Product Exposition, Washington, DC, December 1-4, 2009. [Presentation PDF]
  68. GateHouse 2009 Presentation on INMARSAT BGAN SATCOM waveform prototype using OSSIE, [Related project at Aalborg University, Denmark]
  69. Taj, M.I.; Hammami, O.; Huggins, K., "Performance evaluation of SDR on embedded platform: The case of OSSIE," Computer, Control and Communication, 2009. IC4 2009. 2nd International Conference on, 2009. (BEST PAPER AWARD)
  70. Sanchez Mora , M., J. Lotze, G. Corley, and R. Farrell, “Experiences in the co-design of software and hardware elements in a SDR platform,” SDR 08 Technical Conference and Product Exposition, October 26-30 October 2008, Washington, D.C.
  71. Palomo Navarro, Á., R. Villing, and R. Farrell, “Software-defined radio architectures evaluation,” SDR 08 Technical Conference and Product Exposition, October 26-30 October 2008, Washington, D.C.,
  72. Abgrall, G., F. Le Roy, J-P Delahaye, J.-P. Diguet, G. Gogniat, “A comparative study of two software defined radio platforms,” SDR 08 Technical Conference and Product Exposition, October 26-30 October 2008, Washington, D.C.
  73. Jones, E., "Software Defined Radios, Cognitive Radio and the Software Communications Architecture (SCA) in relation to COMMS, radar and ESM," Cognitive Radio and Software Defined Radios: Technologies and Techniques, 2008 IET Seminar on, 18 Sept. 2008.
  74. Ulversøy, T., and J. O. Neset, On Workload in and SCA-Based System, with Varying Component and Data Packet Sizes, NATO report RTO-MP-IST-083, RTO Information Systems Technology Panel (IST) Symposium held in Prague, Czech Republic, 21-22 April 2008.
  75. Khan, M.U.S., Developing SCA Compliant Security Component and Converting Existing Communication System into SCA Compliant, M.S. Thesis, National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan, March 2008.
  76. Khan, U.S., and S.A. Khan, “Converting an existing communication system into SCA compliant SDR,” - Proceedings of the 7th WSEAS International Conference on Electronics, Hardware, Wireless and Optical Communications, Cambridge, UK, February 20-22, 2008.
  77. Alves, Ana Lúcia Alvares, Samantha Irineu Andrade de Souza, "Implementação de rádio definido por software em arquitetura embarcada," [Bachelors Monograph], Universidade de Brasilia, December 2007.
  78. Sanfuentes, J.L., Software Defined Radio Design for Synchronization of 802.11A Receiver, Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, September 2007, http://www.dtic.mil/cgi-bin/GetTRDoc?AD=ADA474460&Location=U2&doc=GetTRD...
  79. Clancy, C., J. Hecker, E. Stuntebeck, T. O’Shea, “Applications of Machine Learning to Cognitive Radio Networks,” IEEE Wireless Communications, pp. 47-52 August 2007.
  80. Newman, T. R., Barker, B. A., Wyglinski, A. M., Agah, A., Evans, J. B. and Minden, G. J. (2007), Cognitive engine implementation for wireless multicarrier transceivers. Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, 7: 1129–1142. doi: 10.1002/wcm.486
  81. Wai Kiat, L., C. Pointer, “Software Defined Radio Design for an IEEE 802.11a Transceiver using Open Source Software Communications Architecture (SCA) Implementation::Embedded (OSSIE),” Journal of the Singapore Armed Forces, Vol. 33, No. 3, 2007, http://www.mindef.gov.sg/imindef/mindef_websites/atozlistings/saftimi/ho...
  82. Ramdat, Upendra, Software Communications Architecture (SCA) Compliant Software Defined Radio Design for Interim Standard 95B (IS-95B) Transceiver, Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, March 2007.
  83. C. Leong, Software Defined Radio Design for An IEEE 802.11a Transceiver using Open Source Software Communications Architecture (SCA) Implementation::Embedded (OSSIE), Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, December 2006. http://edocs.nps.edu/npspubs/scholarly/theses/2006/Dec/06Dec_Leong.pdf
  84. Stuntebeck, E., T. O’Shea, J. Hecker, T.C. Clancy, “Architecture for an open-source cognitive radio,” SDR Forum Technical Conference, 2006. (BEST PAPER AWARD)
  85. Barth, M., J. Yoo, S. Kim, S. Hong, “Design patterns for releasing applications in C++ implementations of JTRS,” Proceedings of the Ninth IEEE International Symposium on Object and Component-Oriented Real-Time Distributed Computing (ISORC'06), Gyeongju, Korea, April 24-April 26, 2006.
  86. Kian, L.W., Software Communications Architecture (SCA) Compliant Software Defined Radio Design for IEEE 802.16 Wirelessman-OFDMTM Transceiver Master’s Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, December 2006.