Patents


Journals

  1. S. Q. Cao, G. Madhusudan, R. Farahbakhsh, and N. Crespi "A Policy-based Usage Control for A Trustworthy Data Sharing Platform in Smart Cities”, Journal of Future Generation Computer Systems, Elsevier, Forthcoming, 2017.
  2. S. Shehnepoor, M. Salehi, R. Farahbakhsh, N. Crespi "NetSpam: a Network-based Spam Detection Framework for Reviews in Online Social Media”, IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, vol. 12, no. 7, pp. 1585-1595, July 2017.
  3. A. Farahzadi, P. Shams, J. Rezazadeh, R. Farahbakhsh "Middleware Technologies for Cloud of Things - a survey”, Digital Communications and Networks Journal, Elsevier, 2017.
  4. Praboda Rajapaksha, Reza Farahbakhsh, Eftihia Nathanail, Noel Crespi "iTrip, a Framework to Enhance Urban Mobility by Leveraging Various Data Sources”, Journal of Transportation Research Procedia, Volume 24, Pages 113–122, 2017.
  5. Reza Farahbakhsh, Angel Cuevas, Noel Crespi, "Characterization of Cross-posting Activity for Professional Users across Facebook, Twitter and Google+”, Social Network Analysis and Mining, 6(1), 1-14, Springer, 2016.
  6. Xiao Han, Leye Wang , Reza Farahbakhsh, Angel Cuevas, Ruben Cuevas and Noel Crespi, Lina He, "Community Similarity Degree: Finding Similarity to Improve Recommendations in Online Social Networks”, Expert Systems with Applications, 53 (2016) 14–26, Elsevier, January 2016.
  7. Reza Farahbakhsh, Angel Cuevas, Antonio Ortiz, Xiao Han, Noel Crespi, "How Far is Facebook from Me!, Facebook Network Architecture Analysis”, IEEE Communication Magazine, 53(9): 134-142, September 2015.
  8. R. Farahbakhsh, A. Cuevas, R. Cuevas, R. Gonzalez, N. Crespi, "Understanding the evolution of multimedia content in the Internet through BitTorrent glasses". IEEE Networks Magazine, Volume:27 Issue:6, Dec. 2013.
  9. M. Mani, W. Seah, N. Crespi, R. Farahbakhsh, "P2P IP Telephony over Wireless Ad-hoc Networks – A Smart Approach on Super Node Admission" Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications Journal, Springer, June 2012. DOI:10.1007/s12083-012-0144-8.
  10. R. Farahbakhsh, N. Movahhedinia, "Seamless Handover for IMS over Mobile-IPv6 Using Context Transfer". China Communications Journal, July 09 issue, Vol. 6, No.3, ISSN 1673-5447, 2009.

Conferences

  1. Reza Farahbakhsh, Samin Mohammadi, Xiao Han, Angel Cuevas, Noel Crespi, "Privacy Evolution of Publicly Disclosed Information in Facebook Profiles", IEEE Trustcom, Sydney, 2017.
  2. Praboda Rajapaksha, Reza Farahbakhsh and Noel Crespi, "Identifying Content Originator in Social Networks", IEEE Globecom, Singapore, 2017.
  3. Zafar Gilani, Reza Farahbakhsh, Gareth Tyson and Jon Crowcroft, "The implications of Twitterbot generated data traffic on networked systems", ACM SIGCOMM (Poster), 2017.
  4. Zafar Gilani, Reza Farahbakhsh, Gareth Tyson, Liang Wang and Jon Crowcroft, "Of Bots and Humans (on Twitter)", IEEE/ACM Asonam, Sydney, 2017.
  5. Samin Mohammadi, Reza Farahbakhsh, Noel Crespi, "Popularity Evolution of Professional Users on Facebook,", IEEE ICC, Paris, 2017.
  6. Zafar Gilani, Reza Farahbakhsh, Jon Crowcroft, "Do Bots impact Twitter activity?", WWW conference (poster), Australia, 2017.
  7. Zafar Gilani, Mario Almeida, Reza Farahbakhsh, Liang Wang, Jon Crowcroft, "Stweeler: A Framework for Twitter Bot Analysis", WWW conference (poster), Canada, 2016.
  8. Amir Mohammadinejad, Reza Farahbakhsh, Noel Crespi, "Employing Personality Feature to Rank the Influential Users in Signed Networks", IEEE Socialcom, Atlanta, USA, 2016.
  9. Praboda Rajapaksha and Reza Farahbakhsh and Samin Mohammadi and Matthew Dailey and Noel Crespi, "Video Content Delivery Enhancement in CDNs based on Users' Social Information", 2016 IEEE GLOBECOM, Workshops on Quality of Experience for Multimedia Communications (QOEMC), 2016.
  10. Q. Cao, I. Khan, R. Farahbakhsh, G. Madhusudan, G.M. Lee, N. Crespi, "A Trust Model for Data Sharing in Smart Cities", IEEE ICC’16, Kuala Lumpur, 2016.
  11. Praboda Rajapakshaa, Reza Farahbakhsh, Eftihia Nathanail, Noel Crespi, "iTrip, a Framework to Enhance Urban Mobility by Leveraging Various Data Sources", 3rd Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility (CSUM), Greece, 2016.
  12. Reza Farahbakhsh, Angel Cuevas and Noel Crespi, "Characterization of cross-posting activity for professional users across Major OSNs", IEEE/ACM ASONAM, Paris, France, 2015.
  13. Xiao Han, Leye Wang, Son N. Han, Chao Chen, Noel Crespi and Reza Farahbakhsh, "Link Prediction for New Users in Social Networks", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Lodon, UK, 2015.
  14. Cao H. Quyet, Giyyarpuram Madhusudan, Reza Farahbakhsh and Noel Crespi, "Usage Control for Data Handling in Smart Cities", IEEE Globecom, USA, Dec. 2015.
  15. Reza Farahbakhsh, Angel Cuevas, Ruben Cuevas, Reza Rejaie, Michal Kryczka, Roberto Gonzalez and Noel Crespi, "Investigating the Reaction of BitTorrent Content Publishers to Antipiracy Actions”, IEEE P2P, Trento, Italy, Sep. 2013.
  16. Reza Farahbakhsh, Xiao Han, Angel Cuevas and Noel Crespi, "Analysis of publicly disclosed information in Facebook profiles", IEEE/ACM ASONAM, Niagara fall, Canada, 2013.
  17. W. Chanthaweethip, X. Han, N. Crespi, Y. Chen, R. Farahbakhsh and A. Cuevas, "Current City Prediction for Coarse Location Based Applications on Facebook", IEEE Globecom, USA, Dec. 2013.
  18. R. Farahbakhsh, N. Crespi, A. Cuevas, Neetya Shrestha, M. Mani, Poompat Saengudomlert, "Improved P2P Content Discovery by Exploiting User Social Patterns", ICNC 2013, San-Diego, USA 2013.
  19. R. Farahbakhsh, N. Crespi, A. Cuevas, S. Adhikari, M. Mani, T. Sanguankotchakorn, "socP2P: P2P Content Discovery Enhancement by considering Social Networks Characteristics", IEEE ISCC, Cappadocia, Turkey, July 2012.
  20. R. Farahbakhsh, A. M. Abdolhosseini, "WiMAX Handover Improvement in IPv6-Based Next Generation Network", 4th International Conference on Internet Multimedia Services Architecture and Applications (IMSAA-2010), IEEE, Bangalore, India, 2010.
  21. S. Osali, R. Farahbakhsh, A. M. Abdolhosseini, "MEEAC: An Enhanced Scheme for Supporting QoS granularity by Multipath Explicit Endpoint Admission Control", 18th SoftCOM 2010, IEEE, Croatia, 2010.
  22. R. Farahbakhsh, M. Sorooshi, "Cross Layering design of IPv6 Fast Handover in Mobile WiMAX", 17th International Conference on Telecommunications, (ICT 2010), IEEE, Doha, Qatar, 2010.
  23. R. Farahbakhsh, "Smooth Handover by Synchronizing Context Transfer Protocol and Fast Mobile IPv6", 3nd International Conference on Internet Multimedia Services Architecture and Applications (IMSAA-2009), Bangalore, India, 2009.
  24. R. Farahbakhsh, N. Movahhedinia, "Two Fast Handover Solutions for the IMS Handover in the Presence of Mobile IPv6 by using Context Transfer Procedures", 5th International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology (Innovations'08), Dubai, 2008.
  25. R. Farahbakhsh, N. Movahhedinia, "Using Context Transfer Mechanisms to Improve Mobile IMS-IPv6 Handover Latency and QoS provisioning", 2nd International Conference on Internet Multimedia Services Architecture and Applications (IMSAA-2008), Bangalore, India, 2008.
  26. R. Farahbakhsh; M.Varposhti, N. Movahhedinia, "Transmission Delay Reduction in IMS by Re-registration procedure modification", 2nd International Conference and Exhibition on Next Generation Mobile Applications; Services And Technologies (NGMAST 08), Cardiff, UK, 2008.
  27. S. Khorsandi, R. Farahbakhsh, M. Salehi, A.M. Abdolhosseini; "Network Service request estimation for Iran and Metro networks design guideline", 1st International Conference on Electronic City (e-city08), Tehran, Iran, 2008. (In Persian)

Work in Progress

  1. Zafar Gilani, Reza Farahbakhsh, Gareth Tyson, Liang Wang, Jon Crowcroft "An in-depth characterisation of Bots and Humans on Twitter”, In submission.
  2. Roberto Gonzalez, Ruben Cuevas, Angel Cuevas, Reza Farahbakhsh, Reza Motamedi, Reza Rejaie, "Characterization of information propagation in Google+ and its Comparison with Twitter”, In submission.
  3. Reza Motamedi, Roberto Gonzalez, Reza Farahbakhsh, Angel Cuevas, Ruben Cuevas, and Reza Rejaie, “Head-to-Head Comparison of Major OSNs”, In submission.
  4. Reza Farahbakhsh, Angel Cuevas, Xiao Han, Noel Crespi, "Privacy Evolution of Publicly Disclosed Information in Facebook Profiles”, In submission.

Public Technical Reports

  1. Reza Farahbakhsh, Angel Cuevas, Ruben Cuevas, Noel Crespi, “Characterization of Professional Users Strategies in major OSNs”, 2014.
  2. Angel Cuevas, Reza Farahbakhsh, Ruben Cuevas, Michal Kryczka, Roberto Gonzalez, Reza Rejaie, "Investigating the Effect of Anti-Piracy on the Popularity of P2P Applications”, 2012.
  3. Angel Cuevas, Reza Farahbakhsh, Xiao Han, Noel Crespi, "D4.2 Final Report and Initial Software Release of the Design Extensions and Preliminary Implementation of the Technical Solutions on Content Placement and Delivery”, eCOUSIN project, An EU FP7 Project ICT-2011.1.1, April 2014.
  4. Angel Cuevas, Reza Farahbakhsh, Xiao Han, Noel Crespi, "D3.1 Measurement, Modelling, and Prediction of Social-Content Interdependencies”, eCOUSIN project, An EU FP7 Project ICT-2011.1.1, October 2013.
  5. Angel Cuevas, Reza Farahbakhsh, Xiao Han, Noel Crespi, "D4.1 Preliminary Report on the Design of Technical Solutions on Content Placement and Delivery”, eCOUSIN project, An EU FP7 Project ICT-2011.1.1, October 2013.