Jean-Yves Le Boudec

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List of Projects
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Doctoral School projects
Master Theses
Semester Projects

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INF 016 (Bâtiment INF)
Station 14
CH-1015 Lausanne

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Current Work

Determistic Networking and Network Calculus (with Huawei)
Smart Grid and Control of Grids, GridSteer (with SNF, SCCER-FURIES  and OFEN)
Travel planning: RouteRank  (with Innosuisse)

Recent Publications

Deterministic Networking
A new network calculus delay bound  pdf
A theory of traffic regulators  pdf slides
Delay Bounds for IEEE TSN asynchronous traffic pdf  slides

Smart Grid
Feasibility of Time Synchronization Attacks against PMU-based State-Estimation pdf
Handling Delay Faults in Replicated Time-Critical Controllers: Part 2: Intentionality Clock pdf
          Part 3: Real-Time Agreement  pdf
Scenario Based OPF for Dispatch with Batteries  pdf
COMMELEC Deployment on the EPFL Microgrid pdf
Controlling the Electrical State via Uncertain Power Injections pdf
Handling Delay Faults in Replicated Time-Critical Controllers: Part 1: Detection and Masking pdf
Optimal Patching Plan for PMU (and the Optimal Sensor Patching Problem) pdf
Multicast Authentication and PMU streaming pdf
Iterative Stochastic OPF for Computing a Dispatch Plan pdf
Existence and Uniqueness of Load-Flow Solutions in Three-Phase Distribution Networks pdf
Exact AC OPF convexification for radial networks pdf slides
Kalman filters with steps pdf
How to attributes the costs of variability ? pdf
On the Convexification of Optimal Power Flow pdf
Attacks on time synchronization the delay box, undetectable attacks on state estimation with PMUs,
State Estimation using an ARIMA model and Kalman Filter pdf
Short term forecast of solar irradiation for real-time control of grid pdf
iPRP: parallel redundancy protocol (IEEE WFCS 2015 Best Paper Award) pdf
Security vulnerabilities in MPLS-TP (ACM SEGS 2014) pdf
The EPFL campus smart grid pdf
Impact of Demand-response on the Efficiency and Prices in Real-time Electricity Markets (ACM e-Energy 2014) pdf
Real Time Control of Distribution Networks (COMMELEC)  part I,  part II,  overview (video).
Impact of Storage on the Efficiency and Prices in Real-Time Electricity Markets (ACM e-Energy 2013) preprint, video
Stability of a stochastic model for demand-response (Extended version of the Energy 2011 Best paper award) more ...
Computation of sensitivity coefficients for an intelligent electrical distribution network  more ...
Optimal Storage Policies with Forecast Uncertainties more ...
From Network Calculus to Battery Calculus (MMB & DFT 2012 Best Paper award) more ...
Demand Response Using Service Curves more ...

Performance Evaluation Methodology
The Stationary Behaviour of Fluid Limits of Reversible Processes is Concentrated on Stationary Points  pdf
The Bounded Confidence Model of Opinion Dynamics  pdf
Mean field for Markov Decision Processes: from Discrete to Continuous Optimization  more ...
A Class Of Mean Field Interaction Models for Computer and Communication Systems  pdf

Communication Networks
MPTCP is not Pareto-Optimal: Performance Issues and a Possible Solution (ACM CoNext Best Paper award)  more ...
Energy Efficient Offloading of 3G Networks (Best Student Paper award, MASS 2011)  pdf
Energy Consumption Comparison Between Macro-Micro and Public Femto Deployment in a Plausible LTE Network (Best Paper award, e-Energy 2011) pdf
Energy Savings for Cellular Network with Evaluation of Impact on Data Traffic Performance  pdf
The Age of Gossip: Spatial Mean Field regime (ACM Sigmetrics 2009 Best paper award)  pdf
Performance Evaluation of an IEEE 802.15.4a Physical Layer with Energy Detection and Multi-User Interference  pdf 

Online Resources

The Performance Evaluation Book
The Network Calculus Book
Random Trip Mobility Model 

Publication List