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Roshany-Yamchi, K. Witheephanich, J. Manuel Escano, A. McGibney, S. Rea. 2017. Selective Distributed Model Predictive Control for Comfort Satisfaction in Multi-Zone Buildings. ICSTCC 2017 – 21st International Control on System Theory, Control and Computing, Sinaia, Romania

Marfievici, P. Corbalan, D. Rojas, A. McGibney, S. Rea, D. Pesch. 2017. Tales from the C130 Horror Room: A Wireless Sensor Network Story in a Data Center. In Proceedings of the 1st ACM International Workshop on the Engineering of Reliable, Robust, and Secure Embedded Wireless Sensing Systems (FAILSAFE), pp.23-30

Singh, J. P.; Hassanzadeh, N.; Rea, S. & Pesch, D. (2014), Semantics-empowered middleware implementation for home ecosystem gateway., in ‘PerCom Workshops’ , IEEE, , pp. 449-454 .

McGibney, A.; Pusceddu, D.; Rea, S.; Pesch, D.; Geron, M. & Keane, M. (2012), A methodology for sensor modeling and placement optimization to support temperature monitoring., in George J. Pappas, ed., ‘BuildSys@SenSys’ , ACM, , pp. 88-90 .

Aslam, M. S.; Rea, S. & Pesch, D. (2012), Service Provisioning for the WSN Cloud., in Rong Chang, ed., ‘IEEE CLOUD’ , IEEE, , pp. 962-969.

Villaverde, B. C.; Rea, S. & Pesch, D. (2012), ‘InRout – A QoS aware route selection algorithm for industrial wireless sensor networks.’, Ad Hoc Networks 10 (3), 458-478.

Aslam, M. S.; Rea, S. & Pesch, D. (2013), ‘Provisioning within a WSAN cloud concept.’, SIGBED Review 10 (1), 48-53.

Guinard, A.; Aslam, M. S.; Pusceddu, D.; Rea, S.; McGibney, A. & Pesch, D. (2011), Design and deployment tool for in-building wireless sensor networks: A performance discussion., in Chun Tung Chou; Tom Pfeifer & Anura P. Jayasumana, ed., ‘LCN’ , IEEE Computer Society, , pp. 649-656 .

Aslam, M. S.; Guinard, A.; McGibney, A.; Rea, S. & Pesch, D. (2011), Wi-design, Wi-manage, why bother?, in Nazim Agoulmine; Claudio Bartolini; Tom Pfeifer & Declan O’Sullivan, ed., ‘Integrated Network Management’ , IEEE, , pp. 730-744 .

Brickley, O.; Rea, S.; Pesch, D. (2005), Load Balancing for QoS Enhancement in IEEE802.11e WLANs Using Cell Breathing Techniques., in Proc. IFIP MWCN.

Wallace, J.; Rea, S.; Pesch, D. (2005), Fuzzy Logic Optimization of MAC Parameters and Sleeping Duty-Cycles in Wireless Sensor Networks., in Proc. of IEEE 62nd Bi-Annual Vehicular Technology Conference.



Susan is a principal investigator at Nimbus Centre and was awarded a PhD in Electronic Engineering by CIT in 2006.

Her current research interests focus on the Internet of Things & Cyber-Physical Systems, specifically embedded infrastructure management, network virtualisation for large scale next generation networks, service provisioning and Qos, together with the development of communications and middleware platforms for smart city application.

She has been involved in a number of international and national research projects in the area of energy management. From November 1st 2015 she has taken up the position of Scientific Manager for the EU funded H2020 TOPAs project, which investigates the reduction of the gap between predicted and actual energy use across blocks of buildings.

In addition she drives client engagement and support for EU funding acquisition to support the research activities of Nimbus Centre, securing funding from National and EU sources (EI, FP7, H2020).

Her key areas of expertise include: Embedded Wireless Sensor Networks, Mobile Ad Hoc & Vehicular networks, Internet of Things, Cyber Physical Systems, EU H2020 Research & Innovation Program, & Project Management.