Publications by year
Number of OMNEST/OMNeT++ related publications each year (source: Google Scholar)

OMNeT++, the academic version of OMNEST has grown to be one of the most popular simulation platforms for the research of various computer networks. In recent years, the number of scientific publications written with OMNeT++ and OMNEST has been well over two hundred each year, and this number keeps growing.

Below is a list of selected publications that you may find interesting.


Performance evaluation of MPLS path restoration schemes using OMNeT++. M. Minero-Muñoz, V. Alarcon-Aquino, J. G. García-Fierro, R. Rosas-Romero, J. Rodriguez-Asomoza, O. Starostenko, 2010. Novel Algorithms and Techniques in Telecommunications and Networking, Springer Netherlands, pp. 431-436.

Implementation and evaluation of concurrent multipath transfer for SCTP in the INET Framework. T. Dreibholz, M. Becke, J. Pulinthanath, E.P. Rathgeb (University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany), 2010. International Workshop on OMNeT++ (OMNeT++ '10, hosted by SimuTools). [PDF]

Peer-to-Peer IPTV service impact on network traffic. J.G. Rodrigo (Dipt. Ing. de Sist. Telematicos, Univ. Politec. de Madrid, Madrid, Spain) R.P. Leal, E.P. Martín, 2010. 2010 Fifth International Conference on Digital Telecommunications (ICDT 2010).

OverSim: A flexible overlay network simulation framework. I. Baumgart (Inst. of Telematics, Univ. Karlsruhe, Germany), B. Heep, S. Krause, 2007. IEEE Global Internet Symposium (GI 2007). [PDF]

Wired and Wireless LANs

Implementation of dynamic spectrum allocation for cognitive radio networks based on iterative water filling in OMNeT++/MiXiM. S. D'Hondt, B. Scheers, V. Le Nir (Royal Military Academy, Brussels, Belgium), 2011. International ICST Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SimuTools '11). [PDF]

Differentiated Ethernet congestion management for prioritized traffic. Shuo Fang (Sch. of Comput. Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore, Singapore) Chuan Heng Foh, Khin Mi Mi Aung, 2010. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2010). [PDF]

COSMO: CO-simulation with MATLAB and OMNeT++ for indoor wireless networks. Z. Zhang (iPack VINN Excellence Center, R. Inst. of Technol. (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden), Z. Lu, Q. Chen, X. Yan, L-R. Zheng, 2010. IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM 2010).

Performance evaluation of IEEE 802.15.4 LR-WPAN for industrial applications. F. Chen (Siemens AG, Munich, Germany), N. Wang, R. German, F. Dressler, 2008. Fifth Annual Conference on Wireless on Demand Network Systems and Services (WONS 2008).

Mobile Ad-hoc Networks

OMNeT++-based cross-layer simulator for content transmission over wireless ad hoc networks. R. Massin, C. Lamy-Bergot, C. J. Le Martret, and R. Fracchia (Thales Communications), 2010. EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, vol. 2010, Article ID 502549.

Simulating wireless and mobile networks in OMNeT++ – the MiXiM Vision. A. Köpke (TU Berlin, Germany), M. Swigulski, K. Wessel, D. Willkomm, et al., 2008. International Workshop on OMNeT++ (OMNeT++ '08, hosted by SimuTools).

Sensor Networks

A kind of wormhole attack defense strategy of WSN based on neighbor nodes verification. Jin Guo (Electron. & Inf. Eng. Dept., Xi'an Technol. Univ., Xi'an, China); Zhi-yong Lei, 2011. IEEE International Conference on Communication Software and Networks (ICCSN '11).

A real-time and energy-efficient MAC protocol for wireless sensor networks. P. Kumar (Inst. of Comput. Sci., Freie Univ. Berlin, Berlin) M. Gunes, Q. Mushtaq, B. Blywis, 2009. IFIP International Conference on Wireless and Optical Communications Networks (WOCN '09).

An integrated data-link energy model for wireless sensor networks. L.C. Zhong (Berkeley Wireless Res. Center, California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA), J.M. Rabaey, A. Wolisz, 2004. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2004).

Vehicular Networks

Adaptive traffic signal control with vehicular ad-hoc networks. K. Pandit, D. Ghosal, H.M. Zhang, Chen-Nee Chuah (Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of California at Davis, Davis, CA, USA), 2013. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.10 (4).

VACaMobil: VANET car mobility manager for OMNeT++. M. Báguena, S. M. Tornell, Á. Torres, C. T. Calafate, JC. Cano, P. Manzoni (Department of Computer Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de València), 2013. IEEE International Conference on Communications 2013 - 3rd IEEE International Workshop on Smart Communication Protocols and Algorithms (ICC'13 - SCPA). [PDF]

A novel study on beaconing for VANET-based Vehicle to Vehicle Communication: Probability of beacon delivery in realistic large-scale urban area using 802.11p. H. Noori, B.B. Olyaei (Department of Electronics and Communications Engineering, Tampere University of Technology, Finland), 2013. 4th International Conference on Smart Communications in Network Technologies (IEEE SaCoNet 2013). [PDF]

A Reliability-Based Routing Scheme for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks (VANETs) on Highways. M.H. Eiza (Wireless Networks & Commun. Centre (WNCC), Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK), Q. Ni, 2012. IEEE 11th International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (TrustCom '12).

An efficient QoS MAC for IEEE 802.11p over cognitive multichannel vehicular networks. H.E. Ajaltouni (NSERC DIVA Res. Center, Univ. of Ottawa, ON, Canada), R.W. Pazzi, A. Boukerche, 2012. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC '12).

Bidirectionally coupled network and road traffic simulation for improved IVC analysis. C. Sommer, R. German and F. Dressler, 2011. IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol.10 (1).

In-vehicle Networks

Simulation-based timing analysis of FlexRay communication at system Level. S. Buschmann (Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany), T. Steinbach, F. Korf, T. C. Schmidt, 2013. International Workshop on OMNeT++ (OMNeT++ '13, hosted by SimuTools). [PDF]

Tomorrow's in-car interconnect? A competitive evaluation of IEEE 802.1 AVB and Time-Triggered Ethernet (AS6802). T. Steinbach (Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany), H-T. Lim, F. Korf, T. C. Schmidt, D. Herrscher, and A. Wolisz, 2012. IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Fall 2012). [PDF]

Challenges in a future IP/Ethernet-based in-car network for real-time applications. H-T. Lim (Res. & Technol., BMW Group, Munich, Germany); L. Volker; D. Herrscher, 2011. 48th ACM/EDAC/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC '11). [PDF]

Cellular Networks

Using OMNeT++ for energy optimization simulations in mobile core networks. M. Dräxler (University of Paderborn, Paderborn, Germany), F. Beister, S. Kruska (Ericsson GmbH Eurolab R&D, Ericsson Allee, Herzogenrath, Germany), J. Aelken, H. Karl, 2012. 5th International ICST Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SimuTools 2012).

A novel approach for combined Joint Call Admission Control and Dynamic Bandwidth Adaptation in heterogeneous wireless networks. A. Klein (Dept. of Wireless Commun. & Navig., Univ. of Kaiserslautern, Germany), C. Lottermann, C. Mannweiler, J. Schneider, H.D. Schotten, 2011. 7th EURO-NGI Conference on Next Generation Internet (NGI '11).

Adaptive Multi Lane technique for LTE radio access VoIP. O. Abdel Alim (Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt), S. Shaaban, M.N. Hamdy, 2011. International Conference on Advanced Technologies for Communications (ATC 2011).

High-speed infrastructure cellular network for vehicular users. T. Yamada (Coll. of Sci. & Eng., Ritsumeikan Univ., Kusatsu, Japan), T.H. Phan, 2009. International Congress on Ultra Modern Telecommunications and Control Systems (ICUMT '09).

Satellite Communications

The CNI Open Source Satellite Simulator based on OMNeT++. B. Niehöfer, S. Subik, C. Wietfeld (Dortmund University of Technology, Dortmund, Germany), 2013. International Workshop on OMNeT++ (OMNeT++ '13, hosted by SimuTools).

A multiscale real-time navigation and communication satellite simulation model for OMNeT++. A. Lewandowski, R. Burda (Dortmund University of Technology, Germany), 2008. 1st international Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SimuTools '08).

A tool for satellite communications Advanced DVB-RCS / DVB-S2 system and protocol simulator. V. Boussemart (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Wessling, Germany); H. Brandt, 2008. 10th International Workshop on Signal Processing for Space Communications (SPSC 2008). [PDF]

Optical Networks

Integration of OMNeT++ Hybrid TDM/WDM-PON Models into INET Framework. K. S. Kim (Multidisciplinary Nanotechnology Centre, College of Engineering, Swansea University), 2011. International Workshop on OMNeT++ (OMNeT++ '11, hosted by SimuTools). [PDF]

Routing and wavelength assignment problem in PCE-based wavelength-switched optical networks.. Y. Zhao, J. Zhang, Y. Ji, W. Gu (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications), 2010. Optical Communications and Networking, IEEE/OSA Journal of, 2(4), 196-205.

Interconnection Networks

Towards modeling interconnection networks of exascale systems with OMNeT++. P. Yebenes (Comput. Syst. Dept., Univ. de Castilla-La Mancha, Albacete, Spain); J. Escudero-Sahuquillo; P.J. Garcia; F.J. Quiles, 2013. 21st Euromicro International Conference on Parallel, Distributed and Network-Based Processing (PDP '13).

InfiniBand congestion control: modelling and validation. E. Gunnar Gran, S-A. Reinemo (Simula Research Laboratory, Lysaker, Norway), 2011. International ICST Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SimuTools '11).

Networks-on-Chip (NoCs)

NoCs Simulation Framework for OMNeT++. Y. Ben-Itzhak, E. Zahavi, I. Cidon, A. Kolodny (Technion, Israel), 2011. ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Networks-on-Chip (NoCS '11).

Analysis of photonic networks for a chip multiprocessor using scientific applications. G. Hendry (Lightwave Res. Lab., Columbia Univ., New York, USA); S. Kamil; A. Biberman; J. Chan, et al., 2009. ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Networks-on-Chip (NoCS '09).

Cloud computing, HPC clusters, SANs

Towards massively parallel simulations of massively parallel high-performance computing systems. R. Birke, G. Rodriguez, C. Minkenberg (IBM Zurich Research Laboratory, Rüschlikon, Switzerland), 2012. International Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (Simutools '12).

Modular performance simulations of clouds. P. Altevogt (IBM Germany R&D GmbH, Böblingen, Germany), T. Kiss, W. Denzel, 2011. Winter Simulation Conference (WSC '11).

A framework for end-to-end simulation of high-performance computing systems. W. Denzel (IBM Zurich Research Laboratory, Rüschlikon, Switzerland), J. Li, P. Walker, Y. Jin, 2010. SIMULATION, May/June 2010 vol. 86 no. 5-6 331-350.

Delay-based cloud congestion control. M. Gusat (IBM Zurich Research Laboratory, Zurich, Switzerland); R. Birke; C. Minkenberg, 2009. IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM '09).

Trace-driven co-simulation of high-performance computing systems using OMNeT++. C. Minkenberg, G. Rodriguez (IBM Zurich Research Laboratory, Rüschlikon, Switzerland), 2009. International Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (Simutools '09). [PDF]