Areas of interest

My PhD research focuses on designing cross-layer MAC-PHY algorithms for 60 GHz WLANs and joint Visible Light communication and RF WLANs. My Masters thesis focused on mobility management and service quality management of heterogeneous cellular networks.

​​Publications

  • S. Naribole, E.Chen, E. Hang, E. Knightly, “Design of Visible Light Communication WLAN with a Wi-Fi uplink,” under review in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications Special Issue on Localisation, Communication and Networking with VLC, 2017.

  • S. Naribole, S.Chen, E. Hang, E. Knightly, “LiRa: a WLAN architecture for Visible Light Communication with a Wi-Fi uplink,” in Proceedings of IEEE SECON, San Diego, US, June 2017.

  • S. Naribole and E. Knightly, “Scalable Multicast in Highly-Directional 60 GHz WLANs,” under review in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 2017.

  • S. Naribole and E. Knightly, “Scalable Multicast in Highly-Directional 60 GHz WLANs,” in Proceedings of IEEE SECON, London, UK, June 2016. (paper, slides and 1-min video)

  • S. Naribole, “Small Cells and Mobile Clients: a Measurement Study of an Operational Network,” Masters Thesis, December 2014. (thesis,abstract)

  • J. Chen, S. Quadri, L. Pollonini, S. Naribole, J. Ding, Z. Zheng, E. Knightly, and C. Dacso, “Blue Scale: Early Detection of Impending Congestive Heart Failure Events via Wireless Daily Self-Monitoring,” in Proceedings of IEEE EMBS Special Topic Conference on Healthcare Innovation and Point-of-Care Technologies, Seattle, WA, October 2014. (paper)​

Posters

  • S. Naribole, J. Zhang and E. Knightly, “Closing the Loop with Light and Radio,” ECE Affiliates Day, Poster, Rice University, April 2016.

  • S. Naribole, J. Chen, and E. Knightly, “Mobility-Aware Multicast in mm-Wave WLANs,” ECE Affiliates Day, Rice University, March 2015. (poster)

  • J. Chen, J. Classen, A. Flores, Y. G. Pour, K. Haider, Y. Mu, S. Naribole, D. Steinmetzer, E. Knightly, and M. Hollick, “Next Generation Millimeter-Wave Wireless Communications: Achieving Multi-Gigabit Data Rates,” ECE Affiliates Day, Rice University, March 2015. (poster)

  • L. Pollonini, S. Quadri, J. Chen, J. Ding, Z. Zheng, S. Naribole, K. McArthur, E. Knightly and C. Dacso, “Blue Scale: a Multi-Sensing Device for Remote Management of Congestive Heart Failure,” in IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC 2014), Late-Breaking Research Poster Presentation, Chicago, IL, August 2014. (paper and poster)