Publikationen

  • А. P. Moshevikin, A. Sikora, "Erfahrung mit der Nutzung von DAAD-Stipendien für die Entwicklung von Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft und Bildung"
    А. П. Мощевикин, A. Sikora, "ОПЫТ ИСПОЛЬЗОВАНИЯ ГРАНТОВ DAAD ДЛЯ РАЗВИТИЯ БИЗНЕСА, НАУКИ И ОБРАЗОВАНИЯ", "ЦИФРОВЫЕ ТЕХНОЛОГИИ В ОБРАЗОВАНИИ, НАУКЕ, ОБЩЕСТВЕ", Материалы XII всероссийской научно-практической конференции, 4–6 декабря 2018 года, Петрозаводск, 2018, pp.172-175.
  • T. Müller, A. Walz, M. Kiefer, H. Dermot Doran and A. Sikora, "Challenges and prospects of communication security in real-time ethernet automation systems," 2018 14th IEEE International Workshop on Factory Communication Systems (WFCS), Imperia, Italy, 2018, pp. 1-9., doi: 10.1109/WFCS.2018.8402338
  • Buchbeiträge: A. Ahmad, M.A. Pasha, S. Masud, A. Sikora, "Design and Simulation of an Energy-Efficient Sensor Network Routing Protocol for Large-Scale Distributed Environmental Monitoring Systems", in: V. Kharchenko, A.L. Kor, A. Rucinski (eds.), "Dependable IoT for Human and Industry", River Publishers Series in Information Science and Technology, Nov. 2018, ISBN: 9788770220149, e-ISBN: 9788770220132, ch. 3, pp. 63-82, www.riverpublishers.com/book_details.php.
  • Buchbeiträge: M. Schappacher, A. Yushev, M. Moni, A. Sikora, "Virtualization of Embedded Nodes for Network System Characterization in IoT Applications", in: V. Kharchenko, A.L. Kor, A. Rucinski (eds.), "Dependable IoT for Human and Industry", River Publishers Series in Information Science and Technology , Nov. 2018, ISBN: 9788770220149, e-ISBN: 9788770220132, ch. 10, pp. 221-240, https://www.riverpublishers.com/book_details.php?book_id=658.
  • Walz, A. Sikora, “Maximizing and Leveraging Behavioral Discrepancies in TLS Implementations using Response-Guided Differential Fuzzing, “ in Proceedings of the 52nd IEEE International Conference on Security Technology (ICCST 2018), 22 – 25 October 2018, Montréal, Canada.
  • Naeem, N.U. Hassan, M.A. Pasha, C.Yuen, A. Sikora, "Performance Analysis of TDOA-based Indoor Positioning Systems using Visible LED Lights", in Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Systems within the IEEE International Conferences on Intelligent Data Acquisition and Advanced Computing Systems, 20 - 21 September, 2018, Lviv, Ukraine, pp. 103 – 109.
  • Walz, M. Haris, A. Sikora, “Investigating and Optimising the DTLS Handshake over Wireless Links with High Error Rate and Low Data Rate,“ in Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Systems within the IEEE International Conferences on Intelligent Data Acquisition and Advanced Computing Systems, 20 - 21 September, 2018, Lviv, Ukraine, pp. 175 – 178.
  • Z. Amjad, A. Sikora, B. Hilt, J.-P. Lauffenburger, "Latency Reduction for Narrowband LTE with Semi-Persistent Scheduling", Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Systems within the IEEE International Conferences on Intelligent Data Acquisition and Advanced Computing Systems, 20 - 21 September, 2018, Lviv, Ukraine, pp.196-198.
  • S. Reginya, V. Nikolaenko, R. Voronov, A. Soloviev, A. Sikora, A.,  Moschevikin, "MEMS Sensors Bias Thermal Profiles Classification Using Machine Learning", in: E. Morozov, A. Rumyantsev, Proc. of the First International Workshop on Stochastic Modeling and Applied Research of Technology, Petrozavodsk, Russia, September 21st to 25th, 2018, pp. 17-28, available at ceur-ws.org/Vol-2278/.
  • Z. Amjad, A. Sikora, J.P. Lauffenburger, and B. Hilt, (2018, August). "Latency Reduction in Narrowband 4G LTE Networks", In 2018 15th International IEEE Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS) (pp. 1-5).
  • M. Moni, A. Walz, A. Sikora, "Prototype of a BlockChain Gas Filling Station: Architecture and Challenges during the Implementation", Blockchain Summit, 19.6.2018, Nürnberg.
  • Yushev, M. Barghash, M.P. Nguyen, A. Walz, A. Sikora, "TLS-over-CAN: An Experimental Study of Internet-Grade End-to-End Communication Security for CAN Networks, " in Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Programmable Devices and Embedded Systems (PDeS 2018), 23 - 25 May 2018, Ostrava, Czech Republic
  • Zubair Amjad, Axel Sikora, Benoit Hilt and Jean-Philippe Lauffenburger, "Low Latency V2X Applications and Network Requirements: Performance Evaluation", In 2018 IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium (IV) (pp. 220-225).
  • L. Zimmermann, A. Scholz, A. Sikora, J. Aghassi-Hagmann, "A Hybrid System Architecture for the Readout of a Printed Physical Unclonable Function", in Proceedings of the International Conference on Electronics Technology (ICET), pp. 11-14, Chengdu, China, May 2018.
  • Garg, A. Yadav, A. Sikora, A.S. Sairam, "Wireless Precision Time Protocol",  IEEE Communications Letters, Volume: 22 Issue: 4, pp.812-815, Apr. 2018, ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8171749/.
  • D. Westhoff, Gedanken zu Autonomieverschiebungen durch Informations- und Kommunikationstechnologie, Buchkapitel in: In 'Das Streben nach Autonomie - Reflexionen zum Digitalen Wandel, Nomos Verlag, pp. 65- 77, Hrsg. T. Breyer-Mayländer, März 2018
  • D. Westhoff, M. Zeiser, "Measuring the World - How the Smartphone Industry Impacts Cyber Deterrence Credibility",  International Journal of Cyber Warfare and Terrorism (IJCWT), issue 8(2)
  • L. Tajan, M. Kaumanns, D. Westhoff, "Pre-Computing Appropriate Parameters: How to Accelerate Somewhat Homomorphic Encryption for Cloud Auditing", IFIP International Conference on New Technologies, Mobility & Security, Paris, France, February 2018 (best paper award)
  • J. Betz, M. Zeiser, D. Westhoff, "Cache Covert Channel Mitigation in Cloud Virtualization with XEN's Credit Scheduler", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM2017), Communication & Information Systems Security Symposium, Singapore, December 2017 (accepted)
  • Walz, A. Sikora, "Exploiting Dissent: Towards Fuzzing-based Differential Black Box Testing of TLS Implementations",  IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, 17 October 2017, pp. 1-14.
  • Ahmad, M.A. Pasha, Z. Ahmad, S. Masud, A. Sikora, "Energy Efficient Sensor Network Routing (EESNR) Protocol For Large Distributed Environmental Monitoring Applications", 9th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Data Acquisition and Advanced Computing Systems: Technology and Applications (IDAACS2017), 20-23 September 2017, Bucharest, Romania, pp. 740-745.
  • Z. Ahmad,  M.A. Pasha, A. Ahmad, A. Muhammad, S. Masud, M. Schappacher, A. Sikora, "Performance  Evaluation  of  IEEE  802.15.4-Compliant  Smart  Water  Meters  for Automating  Large-Scale  Waterways", 9th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Data Acquisition and Advanced Computing Systems: Technology and Applications (IDAACS2017), 20-23 September 2017, Bucharest, Romania, pp. 746-751.
  • M. Schappacher, A. Yushev, M. Moni, A. Sikora, "VTENN  -  A  Virtualized  Testbed  for  Embedded  Networking  Nodes", 9th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Data Acquisition and Advanced Computing Systems: Technology and Applications (IDAACS2017), 20-23 September 2017, Bucharest, Romania, pp. 797-803.
  • Walz, A. Sikora, "eTPL:  An  Enhanced  Version  of  the  TLS  Presentation  Language  Suitable  for Automated Parser Generation", 9th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Data Acquisition and Advanced Computing Systems: Technology and Applications (IDAACS2017), 20-23 September 2017, Bucharest, Romania, pp. 810-814.
  • Johann Betz, Dirk Westhoff, Günter Müller: Survey on covert channels in virtual machines and cloud computing. Trans. Emerging Telecommunications Technologies 28(6) (2017)
  • L. Zimmermann, N. Mars, M. Schappacher, A. Sikora, "Development of Thread-compatible Open Source Stack", 2nd International Conference on Measurement Instrumentation and Electronics, 9–11 June 2017, Prague, Czech Republic, IOP Conf. Series: Journal of Physics: Conf. Series 870 (2017) 012001, pp.1-9, online available at iopscience.iop.org/1742-6596/870/1/012001/pdf/1742-6596_870_1_012001.pdf.
  • F.T. Mamo, A. Sikora, C. Rathfelder, "Legacy to Industry 4.0: A Profibus Sniffer, 2nd International Conference on Measurement Instrumentation and Electronics, 9–11 June 2017, Prague, Czech Republic, 2nd International Conference on Measurement Instrumentation and Electronics, IOP Conf. Series: Journal of Physics: Conf. Series 870 (2017) 012002, pp.1-6, online available at: iopscience.iop.org/1742-6596/870/1/012002/pdf/1742-6596_870_1_012002.pdf.
  • K.A. Nsiah, M. Schappacher, A. Sikora, "Dynamic mapping of EDDL device descriptions to OPC UA", 2nd International Conference on Measurement Instrumentation and Electronics 9–11 June 2017, Prague, Czech Republic, IOP Conf. Series: Journal of Physics: Conf. Series 870 (2017) 012006, pp.1-6, iopscience.iop.org/1742-6596/870/1/012006/pdf/1742-6596_870_1_012006.pdf.
  • A.P. Moschevikin, A. Sikora, P.V. Lunkov, A.A. Fedorov, E.I. Maslennikov, "Hardware and Software Architecture of Multi MEMS Sensor Inertial Module", 2017 24th Saint Petersburg International Conference on Integrated Navigation Systems (ICINS), 29-31 May 2017, pp. 366-369.
  • M. Schwaab, S.A. Reginya, A. Sikora, E.V. Abramov, "Measurement Analysis of Multiple MEMS Sensor Array", 2017 24th Saint Petersburg International Conference on Integrated Navigation Systems (ICINS), 29-31 May 2017, pp. 392-395.
  • Riske, M. Schappacher, A. Sikora, "Entwicklung eines DGPS-gestützten Fahrdynamikmesssystems unter Verwendung des FPGAs Zynq-7000 mit einem Dual-Core Bare-Metal asymmetrischen Multiprozessorsystem", MPC-Workshop 5. Feb. 2016, Karlsruhe, Tagungsband erschienen im Mai 2017, Ausgabe 55, ISSN 1868-9221, S.23-28.
  • Sikora, M. Schappacher, A. Yushev, "A Novel Virtualized Testbed for Embedded Networking Nodes (VTENN)", Proc. of the 2017 IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference (I2MTC), 22-25 May 2017, Torino, Italy, pp. 117-122.
  • J. Kühn, A. Walz, T. Hehn, A. Sikora, Y. Manoli, "Energy Analysis of Hardware-Accelerated Cryptography in DTLS for the Internet of Things", Embedded World Conference 2017, 14.-16.3.2017, Nürnberg.
  • Sikora, "IoT Status, Promises & Challenges", Embedded World Conference 2017, 14.-16.3.2017, Nürnberg.
  • Walz, A. Sikora, "Security in legacy industrial communication systems", Embedded World Conference 2017, 14.-16.3.2017, Nürnberg.
  • L. Tajan, D. Westhoff, C. Reuter, F. Armknecht, "Private Information Retrieval and Searchable Encryption for Privacy-Preserving Multi-Client Cloud Auditing" (accepted), 11th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions (ICITST-2016), Barcelona, Spain, December 2016
  • F.T. Mamo, A. Yushev, A. Walz, M. Schappacher, A. Sikora, C. Scherzinger, L. Ketterer, "Wege zu zukunftssicheren Kommunikationsprotokollen für das Smart Home – auf allen Ebenen", VDE Kongress 2016, 7.-8.11.2016, Mannheim, Paper S3-R7, S.1-4, ISBN 978-3-8007-4308-7.
  • P. Nguyen, J.M. Jose, M. Schappacher, A. Sikora, "Wake-On-Radio in Real Wireless Applications", Proceedings Wireless Congress 2016, München, ISBN 978-3-645-50161-3, S.930-935.
  • Yushev, A. Sikora, M. Schappacher, "Verification and Validation of 6Lo Protocol Stacks", Proceedings Wireless Congress 2016, München, ISBN 978-3-645-50161-3, S.903-907.
  • Sikora, D. Jäckle, D. Rahusen, P. Weber, "Flexible and Open Source Usage of LoRaWAN", Proceedings Wireless Congress 2016, München, ISBN 978-3-645-50161-3, S.547-571.
  • R. Sharma, A.S. Sairam, A. Yadav, A. Sikora, "Tunable Synchronization in Duty-cycled Wireless Sensor Networks", 10th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Networks and Telecommunications Systems, 6-9 November 2016 – Bangalore, India, pp.856-860.
  • O. Kehret, M. Schappacher, A. Sikora, "A Network Emulation Testbed for Complex Topologies of Wired M-Bus According to EN13757", Journal of Communications, Vol. 11, No. 9, Sep. 2016, pp. 819 - 826.
  • J.M. Jose, A. Sikora, M. Schappacher, N.M. Phuong, "Integration and Analysis of an Extended IEEE 802.15.4 Modules with SmartMAC and Wake-on-Radio Functions into the Network Simulator NS3", 3rd IEEE IDAACS Symposium on Wireless Systems within the IEEE International Conferences on Intelligent Data Aquisition and Advanced Computing Systems: Technology and Applications (IEEE IDAACS-SWS 2016), 26-27 Sep 2016, Offenburg, pp.19-23.
  • J. Sebastian E, A. Yushev, A. Sikora, M. Schappacher, J.A. Prasetyo, "Performance Investigation Of 6Lo With RPL Mesh Networking For Home And Building Automation", 3rd IEEE IDAACS Symposium on Wireless Systems within the IEEE International Conferences on Intelligent Data Aquisition and Advanced Computing Systems: Technology and Applications (IEEE IDAACS-SWS 2016), 26-27 Sep 2016, Offenburg, pp.127-133.
  • J.A. Prasetyo, A. Yushev, A. Sikora, "Investigations On The Performance Of Bluetooth Enabled Mesh Networking", 3rd IEEE IDAACS Symposium on Wireless Systems within the IEEE International Conferences on Intelligent Data Aquisition and Advanced Computing Systems: Technology and Applications (IEEE IDAACS-SWS 2016), 26-27 Sep 2016, Offenburg, pp.56-61.
  • Moschevikin, E. Tsvetkov, A. Alekseev, A. Sikora, "Investigations on Passive Channel Impulse Response of Ultra Wide Band Signals For Monitoring and Safety Applications",  3rd IEEE IDAACS Symposium on Wireless Systems within the IEEE International Conferences on Intelligent Data Aquisition and Advanced Computing Systems: Technology and Applications (IEEE IDAACS-SWS 2016), 26-27 Sep 2016, Offenburg, pp.97-104.
  • P. Weber, D. Jäckle, D. Rahusen, A. Sikora, "IPv6 over LoRaWAN",  3rd IEEE IDAACS Symposium on Wireless Systems within the IEEE International Conferences on Intelligent Data Aquisition and Advanced Computing Systems: Technology and Applications (IEEE IDAACS-SWS 2016), 26-27 Sep 2016, Offenburg, pp75-79.
  • S. Toumassian, R. Werner, A. Sikora, "Performance Measurements for Hypervisors on Embedded ARM Processors", 2016 Intl. Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), Sept. 21-24, 2016, Jaipur, India, pp. 851 - 855.
  • Sikora, E Jubin Sebastian, A. Yushev, E. Schmitt, M. Schappacher, "Automated Physical Testbeds for Emulation of Wireless Networks", ICMIE 2016, 75, 06006 (2016), pp.1-5, dx.doi.org/10.1051/matecconf/20167506006
  • Yushev, M. Schappacher, A. Sikora, "Titan TTCN-3 Based Test Framework for Resource Constrained Systems", MATEC Web of Conferences, ICMIE 2016, 65, 06005 (2016), pp. 1-5, dx.doi.org/10.1051/matecconf/20167506005
  • M. Zeiser, D. Westhoff, "Re-visited: On the Value of purely Software-based Code Attestation for Embedded Devices" International Conference on Innovations for Community Services, 16th I4CS, 27.-29. June, 2016, Vienna, Austria
  • P. Nguyen, M. Schappacher, A. Sikora, V.F. Groza, "Extensions of the IEEE802.15.4 Protocol for Ultra-Low Energy Real-Time Communication", Proc. I²MTC, 2016 IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, 23.-26. May 2016, Taipei (Taiwan), pp.1-6.
  • Yushev, A. Sikora and J. Sebastian E, "Open source 6Lo protocol stack for wireless embedded systems", 2016 Wireless Telecommunications Symposium (WTS), London, UK, 2016, pp. 1-7.
  • Walz, A. Sikora, "Comparison of Cryptographic Implementations for Embedded TLS", Tagungsband der Embedded World Conference, 23.-25. Feb. 2016, Nürnberg, S. 812-817, ISBN978-3-645-50159-0.
  • F.T. Mamo, A. Sikora, "An Overview on Alliances and Ecosystems for Home and Building Automation", Tagungsband der Embedded World Conference, 23.-25. Feb. 2016, Nürnberg, S. 83-91, ISBN978-3-645-50159-0.
  • Johann W. Betz, Dirk Westhoff, CPU-based Covert- and Side-Channels in Cloud Ecosystems, 2nd BW-CAR Symposium on Information and Communication Systems (SInCom), Konstanz, Nov. 2015.
  • N. Minh Phuong, M. Schappacher, A. Sikora, "Erweiterungen des IEEE802.15.4 für extrem energiesparende echtzeitfähige Funkkommunikation", VDE Mikrosystemtechnikkongress, 26.-28. Oktober 2015, Karlsruhe, S. 696-699.
  • Sikora, S. Toumassian, "Dynamic Thermal Management for Homogeneous Embedded Multicore Processors: Thermal Modeling, System Environment, and Measurement Results", Int'l Journal of Computer and Electrical Engineering, Vol7, No. 4, August 2015, pp.223-231.
  • A.K.Nsiah, A. Sikora, A. Walz, A. Yushev, "Embedded TLS1.2 Implementation for Smart Metering & Smart Grid Applications", Journal of Electronic Science and Technology, Vol. 13, No. 4, Dec. 2015, pp.373-378.
  • F.T. Mamo, A. Sikora, "Implementation of Standardized 6LoWPAN Based Application Layer Protocols", 8th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Data Acquisition and Advanced Computing Systems: Technology and Applications (IDAACS2015), 24-26 September 2015, Warsaw, Poland, pp. 817-822.
  • Sascha Niro, Jose López, Dirk Westhoff, Andreas Christ: A Keyless Gossip Algorithm Providing Lightweight Data Privacy for Prosumer Markets,  IEEE SASO Workshop, Cambridge MA, September 2015 
  • M. Schappacher, E. Schmitt, A. Sikora, P. Weber, A. Yushev, "A Flexible, Modular, Open-Source Implementation of 6LoWPAN", 8th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Data Acquisition and Advanced Computing Systems: Technology and Applications (IDAACS2015), 24-26 September 2015, Warsaw, Poland, pp. 838-844.
  • M. Serezhina, A. Moschevikin, R. Evmenchikov, A. Sikora, "Using Radiating Cable for Time-of-Flight CSS Measurements Indoors and Outdoors", 8th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Data Acquisition and Advanced Computing Systems: Technology and Applications (IDAACS2015), 24-26 September 2015, Warsaw, Poland, pp. 91-101.
  • T. Matt, M. Schappacher, A. Sikora, “A Web-Based Monitoring Tool for Metering Bus (EN13757-3).” editor: Hochschule Ulm, ISSN 1868-9221, July 2015, pp. 97-104.
  • Asif Mohammad, Jürgen Stader, Dirk Westhoff, A Privacy-friendly Smart Metering Architecture with few-instance Storage. IEEE I4CS, July 8-10, 2015, Nuremberg, Germany 
  • Oliver Stecklina, Stephan Kornemann, Felix Grehl, Ramona Jung, Dennis Schweer, Thorsten Kranz, Gregor Leander, Katharina Mollus, Dirk Westhoff: Custom-fit Security for Efficient and Pollution-Resistant Multicast OTA-Programming with Fountain Codes. IEEE I4CS, July 8-10, 2015, Nuremberg, Germany
  • Yushev, P. Lehmann, A. Sikora, V.F. Groza, "Extended Performance Measurements of Scalable 6LoWPAN Networks in an Automated Physical Testbed", 2015 IEEE Int'l Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference I²MTC, Pisa, 11.-14. May 2015, pp. 1943 - 1948.
  • F.T. Mamo, A. Sikora, "Application Protocols for the IPv6-based Internet of Things", embedded world conference 2015, Nuremberg, 24.-26. Feb. 2015.
  • Yushev, P. Lehmann, A. Sikora, "Extended Performance Measurements of Scalable
    6LoWPAN Networks in an Automated Physical Testbed", embedded world conference 2015, Nuremberg, 24.-26. Feb. 2015.
  • Yushev, A. Walz, A. Sikora, "Securing Embedded Communication with TLS1.2", embedded world conference 2015, Nuremberg, 24.-26. Feb. 2015.
  • N.M. Phuong, M. Schappacher, A. Sikora, Z. Ahmah, A. Muhammad, "Real-time Water Level Monitoring Using Low-Power Wireless Sensor Network", embedded world conference 2015, Nuremberg, 24.-26. Feb. 2015.