Stuttgart, Germany

Ilaria Malanchini

Senior Research Engineer, PhD


Ilaria received the BS and MS degrees in telecommunications engineering from Politecnico di Milano, Italy, in 2005 and 2007, respectively. In December 2011. She received the PhD degree in electrical engineering from both Drexel University (Philadelphia) and Politecnico di Milano (Italy). 

Professional activites

After her Ph.D. studies, Ilaria joined Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs in October 2012.

Selected articles and publications

Malanchini, Ilaria, Steven Weber, Matteo Cesana. "Stochastic characterization of the spectrum sharing game in ad-hoc networks." Computer Networks,Volume 81, 22 April 2015, Pages 63-78.

Malanchini, Ilaria, Stefan Valentin, Osman Aydin, “An Analysis of Generalized Resource Sharing for Multiple Operators in Cellular Networks”, in Proc. IEEE Ann. Int. Symp. On Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Commun. (PIMRC), Sep. 2014.

Malanchini, Ilaria, Stefan Valentin, Osman Aydin, “Generalized Resource Sharing for Multiple Operators in Cellular Wireless Networks,” in Proc. Int. Wireless Commun. And Mobile Computing Conf. (IWCMC), Aug. 2014.

Malanchini, Ilaria, Matteo Cesana, Nicola Gatti, “Network Selection and Resource Allocation Games for Wireless Access Networks”, Mobile Computing, IEEE Transactions on, vol.12, no.12, pp.2427-2440, Dec. 2013.

Filippini, Ilario, Matteo Cesana, and Ilaria Malanchini. "Competitive Spectrum Sharing in Cognitive Radio Networks: a queuing theory based analysis."Communications and Networking (BlackSeaCom), 2013 First International Black Sea Conference on. IEEE, 2013.

Argento, Andrea, Matteo Cesana, Nicola Gatti, and Ilaria Malanchini. "A game theoretical study of access point association in wireless mesh networks." Computer Communications 35, no. 5 (2012): 541-553.

Malanchini, Ilaria, Steven Weber, and Matteo Cesana. "Stochastic characterization of the two band two player spectrum sharing game." Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), 2012 10th International Symposium on. IEEE, 2012.

Malanchini, Ilaria, Steven Weber, and Matteo Cesana. "Nash equilibria for spectrum sharing of two bands among two players." Communication, Control, and Computing (Allerton), 2010 48th Annual Allerton Conference on. IEEE, 2010.

Malanchini, Ilaria, Matteo Cesana, and Nicola Gatti. "On spectrum selection games in cognitive radio networks." Global Telecommunications Conference, 2009. GLOBECOM 2009. IEEE. IEEE, 2009.

Cesana, Matteo, Ilaria Malanchini, and Antonio Capone. "Modelling network selection and resource allocation in wireless access networks with non-cooperative games." Mobile Ad Hoc and Sensor Systems, 2008. MASS 2008. 5th IEEE International Conference on. IEEE, 2008.

Honors & Awards

Chorafas Foundation Prize for Ph.D. Thesis “Game Theoretic Models for Resource Sharing in Wireless Networks”, Advisors: Prof. M. Cesana (Politecnico di Milano), Prof. S. Weber (Drexel University).

Meucci-Marconi 2008 Award for Master Thesis “Allocazione e Condivisione delle Risorse in Reti Cognitive”, Advisor: Prof. M. Cesana.