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

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
    3. Ihsane Tou, Pascal Berthou, Thierry Gayraud, Fabrice Planchou, Valentin Kretzschmar, Emmanuel Dubois et al.
      Pages 164-173
  6. Poster Session on Satellite Communications

    1. Bernhard Collini-Nocker, Michael Noisternig, Thomas Soboll
      Pages 174-179
    2. Enyenihi Johnson, Haitham Cruickshank, Zhili Sun
      Pages 189-196
  7. Back Matter

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
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