Personal Satellite Services

4th International ICST Conference, PSATS 2012, Bradford, UK, March 22-23, 2012. Revised Selected Papers

  • Prashant Pillai
  • Rajeev Shorey
  • Erina Ferro
Conference proceedings PSATS 2012
Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, volume 52)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Radio Resource Management

    1. Anastasia Lygizou, Spyros Xergias, Nikos Passas
      Pages 1-8
    2. Daniel E. Lucani, Marie-José Montpetit
      Pages 17-25
    3. Florian Collard, Annamaria Recchia, Natalia Antip, Antonio Arcidiacono, Daniele Finocchiaro, Orazio Pulvirenti
      Pages 26-34
  3. Spectrum/Interference Management and Antenna Design

    1. Henk Dekker, Bram van den Ende, Hugo Gelevert, Peter Trommelen
      Pages 44-52
    2. Ogbonnaya O. Anoh, Raed A. Abd-Alhameed, Steve M. R. Jones, Yousef A. S. Dama, Mohammed S. Binmelha
      Pages 61-68
    3. Mohammed S. Binmelha, Chan H. See, Raed A. Abd-Alhameed, M. S. Alkambashi Alkambashi, D. Zhou, Steve M. R. Jones et al.
      Pages 81-86
  4. Mobility and Security

    1. Fabian A. Walraven, Pieter H. A. Venemans, Ronald in ’t Velt, Frank Fransen
      Pages 87-94
    2. Fabrice Arnal, Riadh Dhaou, Julien Fasson, Julien Bernard, Didier Barvaux, Emmanuel Dubois et al.
      Pages 95-103
    3. Muhammad Ali, Prashant Pillai, Yim Fun Hu
      Pages 104-112
    4. Dirk Gómez, Eriza Fazli
      Pages 113-118
    5. Muhammad Nasir Mumtaz Bhutta, Haitham Cruickshank
      Pages 119-129
  5. Protocol Performance in Satellite Networks

    1. Santiago Peña Luque, Emmanuel Dubois, Fabrice Arnal, Patrick Gelard, Cedric Baudoin
      Pages 138-147
    2. Raffaello Secchi, Arjuna Sathiaseelan, Gorry Fairhurst
      Pages 148-155

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the 4th International ICST Conference on Personal Satellite Services, PSATS 2012, held in Bradford, UK, in March 2012. The 22 revised full papers presented together with 4 poster sessions were carefully reviewed and selected from various submissions. The papers cover topics such as radio resource management; spectrum/interference management and antenna design; mobility and security; and protocol performance in satellite networks.


hybrid satellite/terrestrial networks mobile services performance evaluation satellite communication transport protocols

Editors and affiliations

  • Prashant Pillai
    • 1
  • Rajeev Shorey
    • 2
  • Erina Ferro
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Engineering, Design and TechnologyUniversity of BradfordBradfordUK
  2. 2.NIIT UniversityDistrict AlwarIndia
  3. 3.ISTI Institute, CNR Research AreaPisaItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-36786-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-36787-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1867-8211
  • Series Online ISSN 1867-822X