Selected Publications

Peer Reviewed Articles

M. Anany, M. M. Elmesalawy and A. M. Abd El-Haleem, "Matching Game-Based Cell Association in Multi-RAT HetNet Considering Device Requirements," in IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 6, no. 6, pp. 9774-9782, Dec. 2019.
N. A. Elmosilhy, M. M. Elmesalawy and A. M. Abd Elhaleem, "User Association With Mode Selection in LWA-Based Multi-RAT HetNet," in IEEE Access, vol. 7, pp. 158623-158633, 2019.
M. Abdelhakam, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, M. K. Elhattab, and H.H. Esmat, "Energy-efficient BBU Pool Virtualisation for C-RAN with QoS Guarantees," In IET Communications, 2019.
M. K. Elhattab, M. M. Elmesalawy, F. M. Salem and I. I. Ibrahim, "Device-Aware Cell Association in Heterogeneous Cellular Networks: A Matching Game Approach," in IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 57-66, March 2019.
H.H. Esmat, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, I.I. Ibrahim, "Uplink resource allocation and power control for D2D communications underlaying multi-cell mobile networks," AEU - International Journal of Electronics and Communications, Volume 93, Pages 163-171, Sep., 2018.
Esmat HH, Elmesalawy MM, Abdelhakam MM, Elhattab MK., “Joint radio resource and power allocation using Nash bargaining game for H‐CRAN with nonideal fronthaul links,” Transaction on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies; e3449, 2018.
M. K. Elhattab, M. M. Elmesalawy, T. Ismail, H. H. Esmat, M. M. Abdelhakam and H. Selmy, "A Matching Game for Device Association and Resource Allocation in Heterogeneous Cloud Radio Access Networks," in IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 22, no. 8, pp. 1664-1667, Aug. 2018.
M. M. Abdelhakam, M. M. Elmesalawy, K. R. Mahmoud and I. I. Ibrahim, "A Cooperation Strategy Based on Bargaining Game for Fair User-Centric Clustering in Cloud-RAN," in IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 22, no. 7, pp. 1454-1457, July 2018.
M. Abdelhakam, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, Korany R. Mahmoud and I. Ibrahim, "Efficient WMMSE Beamforming for 5G mmWave Cellular Networks Exploiting the Effect of Antenna Array Geometries," in IET Communications, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 169-178, 2018.
M. Elhattab, M. Elmesalawy and I. Ibrahim, "Opportunistic Device Association for Heterogeneous Cellular Networks with H2H/IoT Co-existence under QoS Guarantee," in IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 4, no. 5, pp. 1360-1369, 2017.
H. H. Esmat, M. M. Elmesalawy and I. I. Ibrahim, "Joint channel selection and optimal power allocation for multi-cell D2D communications underlaying cellular networks," in IET Communications, vol. 11, no. 5, pp. 746-755, 3 30 2017.
Elhattab MK, Elmesalawy MM, Ibrahim II, “Distributed device association for multiservice heterogeneous cellular networks with QoS provisioning,” Transaction on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies; e3181, 2017.
Eman S. E l-Din and Ibraheem M. Fayed, "Implementating New LTE GUI Dimensioning Tool," Journal of Communication and Computer, USA (ISSN 1548-7709). April, 2017.
Shereen Omar, Osama El Ghandour, Ahmed M Abd El-Haleem “MACNRP Implementation Based AOMDV and Performance Evaluation”, International Journal of Networks and Communications, Vol. 7(1), March 2017, PP. 17-23.
M. K. Elhattab, M. M. Elmesalawy and I. I. Ibrahim, "A Game Theoretic Framework for Device Association in Heterogeneous Cellular Networks With H2H/IoT Co-Existence," in IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 362-365, Feb. 2017.
Shereen Omar, Osama El Ghandour, Ahmed M Abd El-Haleem “Multipath Activity Based Routing Protocol for Mobile‎ Cognitive Radio Ad Hoc Networks” Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing journal, Vol. 2017, 15 Jan. 2017.
Ahmed Samir, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, A. S. Ali, and Ihab Ali, “An Improved LTE RACH Protocol for M2M Applications,” Mobile Information Systems, vol. 2016, Article ID 3758507, 11 pages, 2016.
Ahmed Samir, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, A. S. Ali, and Ihab Ali, “Partial Contention Free Random Access Protocol for M2M Communications in LTE Networks,” Journal of Wireless Networking and Communications, 6(3), 66-72, 2016.
H. H. Esmat, M. M. Elmesalawy and I. I. Ibrahim, "Adaptive Resource Sharing Algorithm for Device-to-Device Communications Underlaying Cellular Networks," in IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 20, no. 3, pp. 530-533, March 2016.
Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, “D2D Communications for Enabling Internet of Things Underlaying LTE Cellular Networks,” Journal of Wireless Networking and Communications, Vol. 6 No. 1, pp. 1-9, 2016.
Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, A. S. Ali, “A Grouped System Architecture for Smart Grids Based AMI Communications over LTE,” International Journal of Wireless and Mobile Networks, Vol. 7 No. 6, pp. 55-70, 2015.
M.M. Eissa, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, Marwa M.A. Hadhoud, “Wide Area Monitoring System based on the third generation Universal Mobile Telecommunication System (UMTS) for event identification,” International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, Volume 69, Pages 34-47, July 2015.
M. M. Elmesalawy and M. M. Eissa, "New Forensic ENF Reference Database for Media Recording Authentication Based on Harmony Search Technique Using GIS and Wide Area Frequency Measurements," in IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 633-644, April 2014.
M. M. Eissa, W. M. Fayek, M. M. A. Hadhoud, M. M. Elmesalawy and A. A. Shetaya, "Frequency/voltage wide-area measurements over transmission control protocol/internet protocol communication network for generator trip identification concerning missed data," in IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 290-300, February 2014.

Conference Papers

M. M. Elmesalawy, A. I. Salama and M. G. Anany, "Tracy: Smartphone-based Contact Tracing Solution that Supports Self-investigation to Limit the Spread of COVID-19," Accepted for publication in Novel Intelligent and Leading Emerging Sciences Conference (NILES), Giza, Egypt, 2020.
Amr K. Mohammed, Helmy M. El Zoghby and M. M. Elmesalawy, "Remote Controlled Laboratory Experiments for Engineering Education in the Post-COVID-19 Era: Concept and Example," Accepted for publication in Novel Intelligent and Leading Emerging Sciences Conference (NILES), Giza, Egypt, 2020.
A. M. Alagrami, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy and Ahmed M. Abd El-Haleem, "Enhanced ANDSF WiFi Discovery Mechanism Using Machine Learning for Mobile Data Offloading," 2019 15th International Computer Engineering Conference (ICENCO), Cairo, Egypt, 2019.
Gamal A. Khalaf, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy and Eman Serag El Din, “Backhaul-Aware Scheduling for LWA with Energy-Throughput Tradeoff for an In-Order Packet Arrivals," 2019 International Symposium on Advanced Electrical and Communication Technologies (ISAECT), Rome, Italy, 2019.
Abdullah I. Salama and Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, “Flexible and Adaptive Testbed for 5G Experimentations," Novel Intelligent and Leading Emerging Sciences (NILES) Conference, Cairo, Egypt, 2019.
Abdullah I. Salama and Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, “Experimental OAI-based Testbed for Evaluating the Impact of Different Functional Splits on C-RAN Performance," Novel Intelligent and Leading Emerging Sciences (NILES) Conference, Cairo, Egypt, 2019.
M. G. Anany, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy and Eman Serag El Din, “A Matching Game Solution for Optimal RAT Selection in 5G Multi-RAT HetNets," 2019 10th IEEE Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics & Mobile Communication Conference (UEMCON), New York City, NY, USA, 2019.
N. A. Elmosilhy, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy and A. M. A. El Haleem, “Optimal Deployment of Heterogeneous Wireless Nodes in Integrated LTE/Wi-Fi Networks," 2019 10th IEEE Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics & Mobile Communication Conference (UEMCON), New York City, NY, USA, 2019.
A. I. Abdulshakoor, M. M. Elmesalawy, N. A. Elmosilhy and A. M. A. El-Haleem, "Joint Network and Mode Selection in 5G Multi RAT Heterogeneous Networks," 2019 42nd International Conference on Telecommunications and Signal Processing (TSP), Budapest, Hungary, pp. 307-312, 2019.
A. I. Abdulshakoor, M. M. Elmesalawy, G. A. Khalaf and M. I. Dessouky, "Backhaul-aware Scheduling Technique for LTE-WLAN Aggregation," 2019 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Marrakesh, Morocco, pp. 1-6, 2019.
Eman Abd El-Naby, Ihab A. Ali, Ahmed M. Abd El-Haleem and Hesham F. A. Hamed, “Soft Sectored Fractional Frequency Reuse in LTE-Advanced Networks” 18th International Conference on Aerospace Sciences & Aviation Technology, ASAT - 18 – April 9 - 11, 2019.
A. I. Abdulshakoor, M. M. Elmesalawy and G. A. Khalaf, "Proportional Traffic Splitting for Efficient LTE-WLAN Aggregation in Multi-RAT Heterogeneous Networks," 2019 36th National Radio Science Conference (NRSC), Port Said, Egypt, pp. 242-248, 2019.
M. G. Anany, Eman Serag El Din, and Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy “Optimal Radio Access Network Selection in Multi-RAT HetNets Using Matching Game Approach,” 2019 2nd Europe – Middle East – North African Regional Conference of the International Telecommunications Society (ITS), Aswan, Egypt, February 18-21, 2019.
Ahmed I. Abdulshakoor, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, and Gamal A. Khalaf “Backhaul Effect on User Association in cellular and WiFi Networks,” 2019 2nd Europe – Middle East – North African Regional Conference of the International Telecommunications Society (ITS), Aswan, Egypt, February 18-21, 2019.
Noha A. Elmosilhy, Ahmed M. Abd El-Haleem, and Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, “Optimal Placement of Heterogeneous Wireless Nodes in LTE/WiFi Integrated Networks,” 2019 2nd Europe – Middle East – North African Regional Conference of the International Telecommunications Society (ITS), Aswan, Egypt, February 18-21, 2019.
Mostafa M. Abdelhakam and Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, “Energy-Efficient Approach for Beamforming Design and BBUs Aggregation in Heterogeneous C-RAN,” 2019 2nd Europe – Middle East – North African Regional Conference of the International Telecommunications Society (ITS), Aswan, Egypt, February 18-21, 2019.
M. Elhattab, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, T. Ismail," A Matching Game-Based Fronthaul-aware User Association in 5G Heterogeneous Cloud Radio Access Networks," 2018 International Symposium on Networks, Computers and Communications (ISNCC), Rome, Italy, June 2018.
M. Abdelhakam and M. Elmesalawy, "Joint Beamforming Design and BBU Computational Resources Allocation in Heterogeneous C-RAN with QoS Guarantee,” 2018 International Symposium on Networks, Computers and Communications (ISNCC), Rome, Italy, June 2018.
M. Al-Nahhal, T. Ismail, H. Selmy and M. M. Elmesalawy, "BPSK based SIM-FSO communication system with SIMO over log-normal atmospheric turbulence with pointing errors," 2017 19th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), Girona, Spain, 2017, pp. 1-4.
Eman Serag, "Estimation of Coverage and Capacity Dimension for 4G system Outdoor Macro Sites," International Conference on Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, Rome, Italy, January 27-29, 2017.
Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, A. S. Salah, Hossam Gabbar, “A Grouped Scheduling Technique in LTE Supporting AMI Communications for Smart Grids”, IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Engineering (SEGE’14)-11-13 August, 2014-UOIT, Oshawa, Canada.
Eissa, M.M.; Elmesalawy, M.M., “Analysis and Evaluation for the Performance of the Communication Infrastructure for Real Wide Area Monitoring Systems (WAMS) Based on 3G Technology”, IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Engineering (SEGE’14)-11-13 August, 2014-UOIT, Oshawa, Canada.
M.M. Eissa, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, Ahmed A. Shetaya, “Smart Grid Frequency System on 220kV/500kV Egyptian Grid – Architecture and application,” International Conference on Industry Academia Collaboration, 3-5 March Fairmont Heliopolis Cairo-Egypt, IAC 2014.
M.M. Eissa, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, Ahmed A. Shetaya, Ahmed H. Soliman, “Monitoring and Novel Applications of 220kV/500kV Egyptian Grid Parameters Using family of PMU based WAMS “ 3rd international workshop for sustainable energy for all “transforming commitments to action”, 22-24 February 2014, Christ university, Kengeri , India.

Book Chapters

M.M. Eissa, Mahmoud M. Elmesalawy, Ahmed Soliman, Ahmed A. Shetaya and Mahmoud Shaban. Chapter book, “Egyptian Wide Area Monitoring System (EWAMS) Based on Smart Grid System Solution”, Energy Efficiency Improvements in Smart Grid Components, ISBN: 978-953-51-2038-4, InTech, DOI: 10.5772/60051, 2015.