Nikolaos Houssos

Currently at: National Documentation Center

 

Ph.D. Thesis
• “Adaptability mechanisms in object-oriented middleware for value added service provision in beyond 3G reconfigurable mobile communication networks”, February 2004 (in Greek, available inpspdf).

M.Sc. Thesis
• “Performance Evaluation of Mobile Agent Frameworks for Telecommunications”, August 1999, available at George Edwards Library, University of Surrey, UK.

Book Chapters
• N. Alonistioti, N. Houssos, “The need for Network Reconfigurability Management”, in M. Dillinger, N. N.Alonistioti, K. Madani (eds.), “Software Defined Radio: Architectures, Systems and Functions”, John Wiley & Sons, June 2003, ISBN 0470851643.
• N. Alonistioti, S. Panagiotakis, M. Koutsopoulou, V. Gazis, N. Houssos “Open APIs for Flexible Service Provision and Reconfiguration Management”, in M. Dillinger, N. N.Alonistioti, K. Madani (eds.), “Software Defined Radio: Architectures, Systems and Functions”, John Wiley & Sons, June 2003, ISBN 0470851643.

Journals/Magazines
1. N. Houssos, A. Alonistioti, L. Merakos, E. Mohyeldin, M. Dillinger, M. Fahrmair and M. Schoenmakers, “Advanced adaptability and profile management framework for the support of flexible mobile service provision”, IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, Special Issue on “(R)Evolution towards 4G Mobile Communication Systems”, August 2003, pp. 52-61. (pdf)
2. N. Houssos, N. Alonistioti, L. Merakos, “Specification and dynamic introduction of 3rd party, service-specific adaptation policies for mobile applications”, Kluwer Mobile Networks and Applications Journal (MONET), Special Issue on “Mobile Services”, Vol.10, No.4, pp. 405-421, 2005.
3. N. Houssos, K. Kafounis, V. Gazis, N. Alonistioti, “Application-Transparent Adaptation in Wireless Systems Beyond 3G”, Inderscience International Journal on Management and Decision Making (IJMDM), Special issue: Best Papers from the 2nd International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB 2003), Vol. 6, No.1, pp. 81 – 100, 2005.
4. D. Wisely, H. Aghvami, S. L. Gwyn, T. Zahariadis, J. Manner, V. Gazis, N. Houssos, N. Alonistioti, “Transparent IP Radio Access for Next Generation Mobile Networks”, IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, Special Issue on “(R)Evolution towards 4G Mobile Communication Systems”, August 2003, pp. 26-35. (pdf)
5. S. Panagiotakis, M. Koutsopoulou, A. Alonistioti, N. Houssos, V. Gazis, “An advanced service provision framework for reconfigurable mobile networks”, Inderscience International Journal on Mobile Communications (IJMC), Vol. 1, No. 4, 2003, pp. 425-438. (pdf)
6. N. Houssos, V. Gazis, A. Alonistioti, “Enabling delivery of mobile services over heterogeneous converged infrastructures”, Kluwer Information System Frontiers Journal, Special Issue on “Network convergence: Issues, Trends and Future”, Vol. 6, No. 3, 2004, pp. 189-204. (pdf)

Conferences
1. G. Hatzisymeon, N. Houssos, D. Andreadis, V. Samoladas, “An architecture for implementing application interoperation with heterogeneous systems”, Proceedings of the 5th IFIP International Conference on Distributed Applications and Interoperable Systems (DAIS 2005), Athens, Greece 2005, Springer, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3543, June 2005, pp. 194-205. (pdf)
2. N. Alonistioti, Z. Boufidis, N. Houssos, G. Stamatelatos, “Business and Management Challenges for End-to-end Reconfiguration”, Proceedings of the Eurescom Summit 2005, Heidelberg, Germany, April 2005, pp. 341-347. (pdf)
3. N. Houssos, N. Alonistioti, L. Merakos, “A scheme for the introduction of 3rd party application-specific adaptation features in mobile service provision”, 4th IFIP Conference on Distributed Applications and Interoperable Systems (DAIS 2003), Paris, France, Springer, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2893, November 2003, pp. 15-28. (pdf)
4. N. Houssos, V. Gazis, S. Panagiotakis, S. Gessler, A. Schuelke, S. Quesnel, “Value Added Service Management in 3G Networks”, 8th IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS 2002), Florence, Italy, 15-19 April 2002, pp. 529-545. (pdf)
5. N. Houssos, V. Gazis, M. Koutsopoulou, A. Alonistioti, “Middleware platform support for the realization of advanced business models in beyond 3G environments”, 8th International Workshop on Mobile Multimedia Communications (MoMuC 2003), Munich, Germany, October 2003. (pdf)
6. N. Houssos, S. Pantazis, A. Alonistioti, “Generic adaptation mechanism for the support of context-aware service provision in 3G networks”, IEEE 4th International Conference on Mobile Wireless Communication Networks (MWCN 2002), Stockholm, Sweden, September 2002. (pdf)
7. I. Demeure, S. Gessler, N. Alonistioti, N. Houssos. ” A Reference Model for Adaptable Service Provisioning”, 9th International Conference on Intelligence in Service Delivery Networks (ICIN 2004), Bordeaux, France, 18-21 October 2004. (pdf)
8. N. Houssos, A. Alonistioti, L. Merakos, “Towards efficient support of context-awareness in mobile systems”, IEEE 14th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2003), 7-10 September, Beijing, China. (pdf)
9. N. Houssos, V. Gazis, A. Alonistioti, “Application-transparent adaptation in wireless systems beyond 3G”, 2nd International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB 2003), Vienna, Austria, 23-24 June 2003. (pdf)
10. A. Alonistioti, F. Foukalas, N. Houssos, “Reconfigurability management issues for the support of flexible service provision and reconfigurable protocols”, Software Defined Radio Technical Conference (SDR 2003), November 2003, Orlando, Florida, USA. (pdf)
11. H. Chaouchi, I. Armuelles, M. Siebert, I. Ganchev, M. O’Droma, N. Houssos, “Requirements for an Integrated System and Service 4G Architecture”, IEEE Semiannual Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Spring 2004), Milan, Italy, 17-19 May 2004. (pdf)
12. V. Gazis, N. Houssos, N. Alonistioti, “Reconfiguration Management in 4G Mobile Environments: Requirements, Process and Architecture”, Software Defined Radio Forum Technical Conference 2003 (SDR 2003), September, 2003, Orlando, USA. (pdf)
13. V. Gazis, N. Houssos, N. Alonistioti, L. Merakos, “Service Provision and Reconfiguration Management in 4G Mobile Networks”, IEEE Mobile and Wireless Communications Networks Conference- MWCN 2003, 27-29 October, Singapore. (pdf)
14. V. Gazis, N. Houssos, A. Alonistioti, L. Merakos, “On the complexity of “Always Best Connected” in 4G mobile networks”, IEEE Semiannual Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Fall 2003), Orlando, USA. (pdf)
15. V. Gazis, N. Houssos, A. Alonistioti, L. Merakos, “Generic System Architecture for 4th Generation Mobile Communications”, IEEE Semiannual Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Spring 2003), April 2003, Seoul, S. Korea. (pdf)
16. V. Gazis, N. Houssos, A. Alonistioti, L. Merakos, “Service Provision Evolution In Mobile Communication Networks”, China-EU Post Conference on Beyond 3G, Beijing, China, November 2002. (pdf)
17. N. Houssos, V. Gazis, S. Panagiotakis, M. Koutsopoulou, A. Alonistioti, “Advanced Business Models and Flexible Service Provision for Reconfigurable Mobile Systems”, SDR Forum Technical Conference 2002 (SDR 2002), San Diego, California, November 2002. (pdf)
18. V. Gazis, N. Houssos, A. Alonistioti, L. Merakos, “Evolving Perspectives on 4th Generation Mobile Communication Systems”, IEEE 13th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2002), Coimbra, Portugal, September 2002. (pdf)
19. N. Houssos, S. Pantazis, A. Alonistioti, “Generic adaptation mechanism for the support of flexible service provision in 3G networks”, IEEE 13th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2002), Coimbra, Portugal, September 2002. (pdf)
20. N. Houssos, V. Gazis, A. Alonistioti, “A flexible management architecture for the support of advanced business models in 3G mobile service provision”, 1st International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB 2002), Athens, Greece, 8-9 July 2002. (pdf)
21. N. Houssos, S. Pantazis, A. Alonistioti, “Towards adaptability in 3G service provision”, IST Mobile Communication Summit 2002, Thessaloniki, Greece, 16-19 June 2002. (pdf)
22. A. Alonistioti, N. Houssos, S. Panagiotakis, M. Koutsopoulou, V. Gazis, “Intelligent architectures enabling flexible service provision and adaptability”, Wireless Design Conference (WDC 2002), London, UK, 15-17 May 2002. (pdf)
23. S. Panagiotakis, N. Houssos, A. Alonistioti, “Integrated generic architecture for flexible service provision to mobile users”, IEEE 12th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2001), San Diego, California, USA, 30/9 – 3/10 2001, pp. 40-44.(pdf)
24. A. Alonistioti, N. Houssos, S. Panagiotakis, “A framework for reconfigurable provisioning of services in mobile networks”, Sixth International Symposium on Communication Theory & Applications (ISCTA 2001), Ambleside, Lake District, UK, pp. 21-26. (pdf)
25. A. Alonistioti, S. Panagiotakis, N. Houssos, A. Kaloxylos, “Issues for the provision of Location-dependent services over 3G networks”, 3rd generation infrastructure and services conference (3GIS) , Athens, Greece, July 2001. (pdf)
26. S. Panagiotakis, N. Houssos, N. Alonistioti, “Generic architecture and functionality to support downloadable service provision to mobile users”, 3rd generation infrastructure and services conference (3GIS), Athens, Greece, July 2001. (pdf)
27. S. Panagiotakis, E. Gazis, M. Koutsopoulou, N. Houssos, Z. Boufidis, A. Alonistioti, “Roaming Issues for Service Provisioning in 3rd generation mobile networks”, Advanced Technologies, Applications and Market Strategies for 3G ( ATAMS 2001 ) Conference, Cracow, Poland, 17 – 20 June 2001. (pdf)
28. K. Molnar, Z. Nagy, S. Panagiotakis, V. Gazis, N.Houssos, M. Koutsopoulou, “Location features in the MOBIVAS project”, Mobile Location Workshop ( MLW 2001 ), Espoo, Finland, June 2001(pdf)
29. N. Houssos, M. Koutsopoulou, S. Schaller, “A VHE architecture for advanced value-added services provision in 3rd generation mobile communication networks”, in the Proceedings of the IEEE GLOBECOM 2000 Workshop on Service Portability and Customer Premises Environments, San Francisco, USA, December 2000, pp. 69-78. (pdf)
30. O. Fouial, N. Houssos, N. Boukhatem, “Software Downloading Solutions for Mobile Value-Added Service Provision”, in the proceedings of the IST Mobile Communication Summit 2000, Galway, Ireland, 2000. pp. 303-308. (pdf)