Antony Franklin



IIT Hyderabad

Antony Franklin

Antony Franklin
Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad

Office: 412, Academic Block C
IITH, Kandi Village, Sangareddy - 502 285
Email: antony.franklin [at] iith [dot] ac [dot] in

I am an Associate Professor with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad. I received my PhD from Indian Institute of Technology Madras in 2010. I work in the broad area of Wireless Networks. I am currently working on the next generation mobile network protocols and systems. I am associated with the Networked Wireless Systems (NeWS Lab) at IITH.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • Apt-RAN: A Flexible Split Based 5G RAN to Minimize Energy Consumption and Handovers, Himank Gupta, Mehul Sharma, Antony Franklin A, and Bheemarjuna Reddy Tamma, IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, 2020

  • A Complete Solution to LTE-U and Wi-Fi Hidden Terminal Problem, Touheed Anwar Atif, Anand M. Baswade, Bheemarjuna Reddy Tamma, and Antony Franklin A, IEEE Transactions on Cognitive Communications and Networking, 2019

  • Impact of Virtualization Technologies on Virtualized RAN Midhaul Latency Budget: A Quantitative Experimental Evaluation, Francesco Giannone, Koteswararao Kondepu, Himank Gupta, F Civerchia, Piero Castoldi, A Antony Franklin, Luca Valcarenghi, IEEE Communications Letters, 2019

  • LAW: A Novel Mechanism for Addressing Hidden Terminal Problem in LTE-U and Wi-Fi Networks, Anand M Baswade, Touheed Anwar Atif, Bheemarjuna Reddy Tamma, Antony Franklin, IEEE Communications Letter, 2018

  • A novel coexistence scheme for IEEE 802.11 for user fairness and efficient spectrum utilization in the presence of LTE-U, Anand M Baswade, Touheed Anwar Atif, Bheemarjuna Reddy Tamma, Antony Franklin, Computer Networks, 2018

  • LTE WiFi Radio Level Integration at RLC layer: A Demo of LWIR, Thomas Valerrian Pasca Santhappan, Himank Gupta, Sumanta Patro, Bheemarjuna Reddy Tamma, and Antony Franklin, IEEE COMSNETS (Demos and Exhibits), Jan. 2018 (Best Academic Demo Award)

  • A Real-Time Performance Evaluation of Tightly Coupled LTE Wi-Fi Radio Access Networks, Thomas Valerrian Pasca, Sumanta Patro, Bheemarjuna Reddy Tamma, Antony Franklin A, IEEE ANTS, Dec. 2017 (Second Best Paper Award)

  • Network Coordination Function for Uplink Traffic Steering in Tightly Coupled LTE Wi-Fi Networks Thomas Valerrian Pasca, Sumanta Patro, Bheemarjuna Reddy Tamma, Antony Franklin A, Computer Networks, 2017

  • Channel Management in IEEE 802.22 WRAN Systems, Gwangzeen Ko, A. Antony Franklin, Sung-Jin You, Jin-Suk Pak, Myung-Sun Song, Chang-Joo Kim, IEEE Communications Magazine, 2010

TEACHING (Jan. 2020)

  • CS6260 - Topics in Wireless Networks
  • CS5453 - Internet of Things

Ph.D STUDENTS

  • Anand Baswade (Jointly with Dr. Bheemarjuna Reddy) (2014 - 2019) - Joined Samsung Research India Bangalore
  • Shashwat Kumar (2015 - ~) - Currently in Swinburne University under Joint PhD Program
  • Venkatrami Reddy (Jointly with Dr. Bheemarjuna Reddy) (2017 - ~)
  • Nabhasmita Sen (2017 - ~)
  • Supriya Dilip Tambe (2018 - ~)
  • Shwetha Vittal (2019 - ~)

M.TECH STUDENTS

  • Himank Gupta (2016 - 2018) Joined Denso Japan
  • Gaurav Garg (2016 - 2019) Joined Mathworks India
  • Tulika Agrawal (2017 - ~)
  • Mehul Sharma (2017 - ~)
  • Mohit Kumar Singh (2017 - ~)
  • Yogesh Mandge (2018 - ~)
  • Jyoti Tiwari (2018 - ~)
  • Prashansa Agrawal (2018 - ~)
  • Aditya Chilukuri (2019 - ~)
  • Sourav Sarkar (2019 - ~)
  • Akshitha Shinde (2019 - ~)