Pierre Leone

Associate Professor at the Computer Science department of the University of Geneva. He is a member of the TCS-sensor lab.

Contact Information

Address Centre Universitaire d’Informatique
Battelle bâtiment A
route de Drize 7
1227 Carouge
Geneva
Switzerland
Phone (+41) 22.379.09.57
Fax (+41) 22.379.00.79
Mail pierre.leone@unige.ch

Professional Activities

Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks, http://www.oldcitypublishing.com/AHSWN/AHSWN.html
Member of the Editorial Board of the journal Algorithm letters, http://scik.org/index.php/al
Member of the Editorial Board of the journal ISRN Sensor Networks, www.isrn.com/journals/sn/
Member of the Editorial Board of the journal Algorithms, http://www.mdpi.com/journal/algorithms

Reviewer for Zentralblatt MATH, ACM Transactions on sensor networks, Computer Networks Journal (COMNET), ...

Program Committee member,UBICOMM 2014, SENSORCOMM 2014, AdHocNow 2014, FUTURE COMPUTING 2014, TPMC 2014, MOBIWAC 2013, UBICOMM 2013, Algosensor 2013, AsCOMS 2013, TPMC 2013, SEA 2013, SENSORNETS 2013; UBICOMM 2012, The Sixth International Conference on Mobile Ubiquitous Computing, Systems, Services and Technologies; MobiWac 2012, ACM International Symposium on Mobility Management and Wireless Access;
TPMC 2012, Theory and Practice in Modern Computing; SENSORNETS 2012;
MobiWac 2011, ACM International Symposium on Mobility Management and Wireless Access;
IADIS 2011 Informatics Conference; IADIS 2011 Wireless Applications and Computing;
WAC 2010; IPDPS 2010 TCPP PhD Forum; IADIS 2010 Informatics conference;
ALGOSENSOR 2010; JDIR 2010; SEA 2010; IPDPS 2009 TCPP PhD Forum
IADIS 2009 Informatics conference;

Proceedings chair, DCOSS, IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems, Marina Del Rey, Califormia, June 2005

Publications

Cristina Muñoz, Pierre Leone: A Network Architecture for Distributed Event-Based Systems in an Ubiquitous Sensing Scenario. In the proceedings of Futur computing 2014, best paper (http://www.iaria.org/conferences2014/AwardsFUTURECOMPUTING14.html).

Cristina Muñoz, Pierre Leone: Design of an Unstructured and Free Geo-Coordinates Information Brokerage System for Sensor Networks using Directional Random Walks. SENSORNETS 2014: 205-212

Leone P., Wijesiriwardana K., Combinatorial Approach for Geographic Routing With Delivery Guarantees, SENSORNETS 2014: 195-204.

Pierre Leone and Elad M. Schiller, “Self-Stabilizing TDMA Algorithms for Dynamic Wireless Ad Hoc Networks,” International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, vol. 2013, Article ID 639761, 17 pages, 2013

Pierre Leone, Elad Michael Schiller: Self-stabilizing TDMA Algorithms for Dynamic Wireless Ad-hoc Networks. SENSORNETS 2013: 119-124

Leone P., Munõz C., Content Based Routing with Directional Random Walk for Failure Tolerance and Detection in Cooperative Large Scale Wireless Networks, ASCoMS@SAFECOMP 2013.

Munõz C., Leone P., Design of Traversal Random Walks for Data Propagation in Ubiquitous Networks, Submitted.

Leone P., Schiller E. M., Self-stabilizing TDMA Algorithms for Dynamic Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks. ALGOSENSORS 2012: 105-107

Samarasinghe K., Leone P., Geographic Routing with Minimal Local Geometry, Accepted for publication 18th IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (IEEE ICPADS 2012) Workshop on Distributed Communication Network System, Singapore, December 17-19, 2012.

Huc F., Jarry A., Leone P., Rolim J., Huc F., Efficient graph planarization in sensor networks and local routing algorithm, To appear in the proceedings of DCOSS’12, 2012.

Huc F., Jarry A., Leone P., Rolim J., Huc F., On the efficiency of routing in sensor networks, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing 72(7), pp. 889-901,2012.

Huc F., Jarry A., Leone P., Rolim J., Virtual raw anchor coordinates: A new localization paradigm, Original Research Article Theoretical Computer Science, Volume 453, 28 September 2012, Pages 44-53.

Leone P., Nikoletseas S, Rolim J., Energy-Balanced Data Propagation in Wireless Sen- sor Networks, book chapter in Theoretical Aspects of Distributed Computing in Sensor Networks, Springer Verlag, 2011.

Jarry A., Leone P., Nikoletseas S., Rolim J., Optimal Data Gathering Paths and Energy Balance Mechanisms in Wireless Networks, Ad Hoc Networks Journal 9(6), PP. 1036-1048 2011.

Pierre Leone, Marina Papatriantafilou, Elad Michael Schiller, Gongxi Zhu: Chameleon-MAC: Adaptive and Self-* Algorithms for Media Access Control in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks. SSS 2010: 468-488, 2010.

Leone P., Schiller E., Interacting Urns Processes for Clustering of Large-Scale Networks of Tiny Artifacts, International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, Vol. 2010, 2010.

Huc F, Jarry A., Leone P., Rolim J., Virtual Raw Anchor Coordinates: a New Localization Paradigm, To be published in the proceedings of ALGOSENSORS 2010, 2010.

Huc F., Jarry A., Leone P., Rolim J., Routing with Obstacle Avoidance Mechanism with Constant Approximation Ratio, Brief announcement, PODC 2010, 2010.

Leone P., Jarry A., Nikoletseas S., Rolim J.. Optimal Data Gathering Paths and Energy Balance Mechanisms in Wireless Networks. To be published in the proceedings of DCOSS 2010.
(Best Paper Award)

Moraru L., Leone P., Nikoletseas S., Rolim J. Path quality detection algorithms for near optimal geographic routing in sensor networks with obstacles. Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing 10(5): 647-661, 2010.

H. Aslanyan, P. Leone, J.D.P. Rolim. Data Propagation with Guaranteed Delivery for Mobile Networks. SEA 2010: 386-397, 2010.

Leone P., Moraru L., Nikoletseas N., Rolim J.. Efficient obstacle avoidance for sensory data propagation in wireless systems, book chapter in Wireless Network Traffic and Quality of Service Support: Trends and Standards, 2010


Leone P., Nikoletseas S., Rolim J., Stochastic Models and Adaptive Algorithms for Energy Balance in Sensor Networks, Theory of Computing Systems, Vol. 47, Issue 2, 433-453, 2010.

Leone P., Papatriantafilou M., Schiller E., Relocation Analysis of Stabilizing MAC. SSS 2009: 791-792, 2009.

Huc F., Jarry A., Leone P., Rolim J., Moraru L., Nikoletseas S., Early Obstacle Detection and Avoidance for All to All Traffic Pattern in Wireless Sensor Networks, To appear in the proceedings of algosensor 2009.

Leone P, Papatriantafilou M., Schiller E.M., Relocation Analysis of Stabilizing MAC Algorithms for Large-Scale Mobile Ad Hoc Networks, To appear in the proceedings of algosensor 2009.

Moraru L., Leone P., Nikoletseas S., Rolim J., Path Quality Detection Algorithms for Near Optimal Geographic Routing in Sensor Networks with Obstacles. Wiley’s Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Journal, pp. 1–13, 2008.

Moraru L., Leone P., Nikoletseas S., Rolim J., Geographic Routing with Early Obstacles Detection and Avoidance in Dense Wireless Sensor Networks. ADHOC-NOW 2008: 148-161, 2008

Leone, P., Papatriantafilou M., Schiller E.M., Relocation Adaptive and Stable MAC Algorithm for Large-Scale and Highly Mobile Ad Hoc Networks. TR-2008:23 : Department of Computer Science, and Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden), 2008.

Leone P., Schiller E., Interacting Urns Processes for Clustering in Large-Scale Networks of Tiny Artifacts, in the proceedings of the 23rd Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC 2008), Fortaleza, Brazil, March 16-20, 2008.

Leone P., Nikoletseas S., Rolim J., Randomized Algorithms for Energy Balance in Wireless Sensor Networks, chapter in the Encyclopedia of Algorithms, Springer, 2008.

Moraru L., Leone P., Nikoletseas S., Rolim J., Near optimal geographic routing with obstacle avoidance in wireless sensor networks by fast-converging trust-based algorithms, in the Proceedings of the 3-rd ACM International Workshop on QoS and Security for Wireless and Mobile Networks (Q2SWinet 2007), Chania, Crete Island, Greece, 2007.

Powell O., Leone P., Rolim J., Energy Optimal Data Propagation in Sensor Networks, Journal on Parallel and Distributed Computing, vol. 67, no. 3, pp. 302-317, 2007.

Leone P., Albuquerque P., Mazza C., Rolim J., A Framework for Probabilistic Numerical Evaluation of Sensor Networks, the ACM Journal of Experimental Algorithmics (JEA) vol. 11 devoted to selected best papers of WEA05, 2007.

Leone P., Moraru L., Powell O., Rolim J., A Localization Algorithm for Wireless Ad-hoc Sensor Networks with Traffic Overhead Minimization by Emission Inhibition, in the proceedings of 2nd International Workshop on Algorithmic Aspects of Wireless Sensor Networks (ALGOSENSOR 2006), July 15 2006, Venice, Italy, Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, 2006

Jarry A., Leone P., Powell O., José D. P. Rolim, An Optimal Data Propagation Algorithm for Maximizing the Lifespan of Sensor Networks, IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems, San Francisco, CA, USA, June 18-20, Lecture Notes in Computer Science Springer Verlag, 2006.

Bouget M., Leone P., Rolim J., Numerical Estimation of the Impact of Interferences on the Localization Problem in Sensor Networks, in the proceedings of the 5th International Workshop, WEA06, Cala Galdana, Menorca, Spain, May 2006, Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences 4007, 2006.

Leone P., Nikoletseas S., Rolim J., An Adaptive Blind Algorithm for Energy Balanced Data Propagation in Wireless Sensors Networks, IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems, Marina Del Rey, California, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag, 2005.

Leone P., Albuquerque P., Mazza C., Rolim J., A Framework for Probabilistic Numerical Evaluation of Sensor Networks: A Case Study of a Localization Protocol, Fourth International Workshop on Experimental and Efficient Algorithms, Santorini, Greece, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag, 2005.

Leone P., Rolim J., Towards a Dynamical Model for Wireless Sensor Network, Theoretical Computer Science Journal, vol. 344, pp. 69-85, 2005.

Leone P., Rolim J., Towards a Dynamical Model for Wireless Sensor Network, First International Workshop on Algorithmic Aspects of Wireless Sensor Networks (ALGOSENSORS), Turku, Finland, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3121, Springer-Verlag, July 2004.

Albuquerque P., Alemani D., Chopard B., Leone, P., A Hybrid Lattice Boltzmann Finite Difference Scheme for the Diffusion Equation, International Journal for Multiscale Computational Engineering, Special Issue, 2004.

Albuquerque P., Alemani D., Chopard B., Leone, P., Coupling a Lattice Boltzmann and a Finite Difference Scheme, ICCS-04, Krakow, 2004.

Chan R., Leone P., Tsai A., Order conditions and symmetry for two-step hybrid methods, International Journal of Computer Mathematics, 81(12), pp. 1519-1536, 2004.

Leone P., Symplecticity and Symmetry of General Integration Methods, Thèse, Section de Mathématiques, Université de Genève, 2000.

Hairer E., Leone P., Some properties of symplectic Runge-Kutta methods, New-Zealand Journal of Mathematics, vol. 29, no. 2, 169-175, 2000.

Hairer E., Leone P., Order barriers for symplectic multi-value methods, Proceedings of the 1997 Dundee Comference, Pitman Res. Notes Math. Ser., 380, 133-149, 1997.

Bessat C., François J., Leone P., Rossman F., Tinembart J., Pelizzone, Implants cochléaires : un processeur portable pour le développement de l’algorithme CIS, Actes de conférences DSP94, 1994.