Publication




Journal articles

2021
  • [J32] R. Moioli, P. Nardelli, M.T. Barros W. Saad, A. Hekmatmanesh, P. Gória, A. de Sena, M. Dzaferagic, H. Siljak, W. Leekwijck, D. Carrillo, S. Latré. Neurosciences and Wireless Networks: The Potential of Brain-Type Communications and Their Applications. IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorial, v. 23, no. 3, thirdquarter 2021, p. 1599 - 1621. 2021.
  • [J31] W. Haselmayr; J. Hyttinen; M. Schäfer; M. Femminella; R. J. Morris; K. Lenk; A. Noel, M.T. Barros. Editorial—Special Issue on Advances in Molecular Communications: Theory, Experiment, and Application. IEEE Transactions on Molecular, Biological and Multi-Scale Communications. v. 7, no. 2, p. 69 – 72. 2021.
  • [J30] H. Šiljak, N. Ashraf, M.T. Barros, D. Martins, B. Butler, A. Farhang, N. Marchetti, S. Balasubramaniam. Evolving Intelligent Reflector Surface towards 6G for Public Health: Application in Airborne Virus Detection. Accepted in IEEE Network Magazine. 2021.
  • [J29] S. Balasubramaniam, M.T. Barros, M. Veletic, M. Kanada, M. Pierobon, S. Vainio, I. Balasingham. Editorial—Special Issue on Molecular Communications for Diagnostics and Therapeutic Development of Infectious Diseases IEEE Transactions on Molecular, Biological and Multi-Scale Communications, v. 7, no 3, p. 117-120. 2021.
  • [J28] M.T. Barros, M. Veletic, M. Kanada, M. Pierobon, S. Vainio, I. Balasingham, S. Balasubramaniam. Molecular Communications in Viral Infections Research: Modelling, Experimental Data and Future Directions. IEEE Transactions on Molecular, Biological and Multi-Scale Communications, v. 7, no 3, p. 121-141. 2021.
  • [J27] L. Borges M.T. Barros, M. Nogueira Toward Reliable Intra-body Molecular Communication: An Error Control Perspective. IEEE Communications Magazine, v. 59, no 5, p. 114 – 120. 2021.
  • [J26] K. Lenk, B. Genocchi, M.T. Barros, J. Hyttinen Larger connection radius increases hub astrocyte number in a 3D neuron-astrocyte network model. IEEE Transactions on Molecular, Biological and Multi-Scale Communications, v. 7, no 2, p. 83 – 88. 2021.
  • [J25] M.T. Barros, P. Doan, M. Kandhavelu, B. Jennings, and S. Balasubramaniam. Engineering Calcium Signaling of Astrocytes for Neural-Molecular Computing Logic Gates. Nature Scientific Reports, 11-595, 2021.
  • [J24] S. L. Bernal, A. Huertas, G. Martinez, M.T. Barros, and S. Balasubramaniam. Security in Brain-Computer Interfaces: State-of-the-art, opportunities, and future challenges. ACM Computing Surveys, v. 54, 35 pages, 2021.
  • 2020
  • [J23] G. Adonias, H. Siljak, M.T. Barros, N. Marchetti, M. White and S. Balasubramaniam. Reconfigurable Filtering of Neuro-Spike Communications using Synthetically Engineered Logic Circuits. Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience,v. 14 , p. 91 - 107, 2020.
  • [J22] S. L. Bernal, A. H. Celdran, L. F. Maimo, M.T. Barros, S. Balasubramaniam and G. M. Perez. Cyberattacks on Miniature Brain Implants to Disrupt Spontaneous Neural Signaling. IEEE Access, v. 8, p. 1152204 - 1152222, 2020.
  • [J21] M Pengnoo, M.T. Barros, L. Wuttisittikulkij, B. Butler, A. Davy, and S. Balasubramaniam. Digital Twin for Metasurface Reflector Management in 6G Terahertz Communications. IEEE Access, v. 8, p. 114580 - 114596, 2020.
  • [J20] M Veletic, M.T. Barros, H. Arjmandi, S. Balasubramaniam and I. Balasingham. Modeling of Modulated Exosome Release from Differentiated Induced Neural Stem Cells for Targeted Drug Delivery. IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience, v. 19, no 3, p. 357 - 367. 2020.
  • [J19] G. Adonias, A. Yastrebova, M.T. Barros, Y. Koucheryavy, F. Cleary and S. Balasubramaniam. Utilizing Neurons for Digital Logic Circuits: A Molecular Communications Analysis. IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience. v. 19, no 2, p. 224 – 236. 2020.
  • [J18] M.T. Barros, G. Velez, H. Arregui, E. Loyo, K. Sharma, A. Mujika and B. Jennings. CogITS: Cognitive-enabled network management for 5G V2X Communication. IET Intelligent Transport Systems, v. 14, no 3, p. 182 – 189. 2020.
  • [J17] M.T. Barros and S. Dey. Feed-forward and Feedback Control in Astrocytes for Ca2+-based Molecular Communications Nanonetworks. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, v. 17, no 4, p. 1174-1186, 2020.
  • 2019
  • [J16] M.T. Barros, H. Siljak, A. Ekky and N. Marchetti. A Topology Inference Method of Cortical Neuron Networks based on Network Tomography and the Internet of Bio-Nano Things. IEEE Networking Letters, v. 1, no 4, p. 142-145, 2019.
  • [J15] H. Arregui, A. Mujika, E. Loyo; G. Velez, M.T. Barros, O. Otaegui. Short-Term Vehicle Traffic Prediction for Terahertz Line-of-Sight Estimation and Optimization in Small Cells. IEEE Access, v. 7, p. 144408 - 144424, 2019.
  • [J14] D. Martins, M.T. Barros, and S. Balasubramaniam. Quality and Capacity Analysis of Molecular Communications in Bacterial Synthetic Logic Circuits. IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience, v. 18, no. 4, pp 628-639. 2019.
  • 2018
  • [J13] M.T. Barros, W. Silva and C. Régis. The Multi-Scale Impact of the Alzheimer's Disease in the Topology Diversity of Astrocytes Molecular Communications Nanonetworks. IEEE Access, v. 6, p. 78904 - 78917, 2018.
  • [J12] S. Balasubramaniam, S. Wirdatmadja, M.T. Barros, Y. Koucheryavy, M. Stachowiak and J. Jornet. Wireless Communications for Optogenetics-Based Brain Stimulation: Present Technology and Future Challenges. IEEE Communications Magazine, v. 56, p. 218-224, 2018.

  • [J11] D. Martins, M.T. Barros, S. Balasubramaniam, M. Pierobon, M. Kandhavelu, Pietro Lio. Computational Models for Trapping Ebola Virus Using Engineered Bacteria. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, v. 15, no. 6, pp 2017-2027. 2018.

  • [J10] D. Martins, K. Leetanasaksakul, M.T. Barros, A. Thamchaipenet, W. Donnely and S. Balasubramaniam. Molecular Communications Pulse Jamming Model for Bacterial Biofilm Suppression. IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience, v. 17, no. 4, pp 533-542. 2018.

  • 2017
  • [J9] S. A. Wirdatmadja, M.T. Barros, Y. Koucheryavy, J. M. Jornet, S. Balasubramaniam. Wireless Optogenetic Nanonetworks for Brain Stimulation: Device Model and Charging Protocols. IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience. v. 16, no. 8, pp. 859-872. 2017.

  • [J8] M.T. Barros, R. Mullins and S. Balasubramaniam. Integrated Terahertz Communication with Reflectors for 5G Small Cell Networks. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology. v. 66, no. 7, pp. 5647-5657. 2017.
  • [J7] M.T. Barros. Ca2+-signaling-based molecular communication systems: design and future research directions. Elsevier Nano Communication Networks. vol 11, pp 103–113. 2017.
  • 2016
  • [J6] G. Reali, M. Femminella, L. Felicetti, A. Davy, M.T. Barros, R. G. Cid-Fuentes, A. Cabellos-Aparicio, J.S. Pareta, E. Alarcon, P. Liò, P. Gresele, M. Malvestiti, W. Tavernier, Y. Koucheryavy, V. Petrov, S. Balasubramaniam, O. B. Akan, Simulation tools for molecular communications, IEEE TC on Simulations, v22, pp. 8-12, 2016.

  • 2015
  • [J5] M.T. Barros, S. Balasubramaniam, B. Jennings. Comparative End-to-end Analysis of Ca2+ Signaling-based Molecular Communication in Biological Tissues. IEEE Transactions on Communications, v. 63, p 5128-5142. 2015.
  • 2014
  • [J4] M.T. Barros, S. Balasubramaniam, B. Jennings, Using Information Metrics and Molecular Communication to Detect Cellular Tissue Deformation. IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience, v. 13, p. 278-288, 2014.
  • [J3] M.T. Barros, S. Balasubramaniam, B. Jennings, Y. Koucheryavy . Transmission Protocols for Calcium Signaling based Molecular Communications in Deformable Cellular Tissues. IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, v. 13, p. 779-788, 2014.
  • 2013
  • [J2] M. S. Alencar, P. Ribeiro, M.T. Barros, Stochastic Analysis of the Laser Spectrum Considering the Phase Noise Effect. Journal of Microwaves, Optoelectronics and Electromagnetic Applications, v. 12, p. 1-9, 2013.
  • 2011
  • [J1] M.T. Barros, P. Ribeiro, M. S. Alencar, CSA: A Route Clonal Selection Algorithm for Dynamic WDM Networks. Journal of Communications Software and Systems (JCOMMS). v. 7, p. 1-14 , 2011.
  • Conference papers

    2021
  • [C35] L. Borges, M.T. Barros, M. Nogueira. A Synchronization Protocol for Multi-User Cell Signaling-Based Molecular Communication. IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM). 2021.
  • [C34] B. Fonseca, C. Fonseca, M.T. Barros, M. White, V. Abhyankar, D. Borkholder and S. Balasubramaniam. Ultrasound-based Control of Micro-Bubbles for Exosome Delivery in Treating COVID-19 Lung Damage. COVICOM Workshop in the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC). 2021.
  • [C33] C. Fonseca, M.T. Barros, A. Odysseos and S. Balasubramaniam. Predator-Prey Adaptive Control for Exosome-based Molecular Communications Glioblastoma Treatment. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC). 2021.
  • [C32] J. Hyttinen, B. Gennochi, A. Ahtiainen, J. Tanskanen, K. Lenk and M.T. Barros, Astrocytes in modulating subcellular, cellular and intercellular molecular neuronal communication. The 8th ACM International Conference on Nanoscale Computing and Communication. 2021.
  • [C31] B. Gennochi, A. Ahtiainen, M.T. Barros, J. Tanskanen, J. Hyttinen and K. Lenk. Astrocytic control in in vitro and simulated neuron-astrocyte networks. The 8th ACM International Conference on Nanoscale Computing and Communication. 2021.
  • 2020
  • [C30] L. Borges, M.T. Barros, and M. Nogueira. A Multi-Carrier Molecular Communication Model for Astrocyte Tissues. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC). 2020.
  • 2019
  • [C29] M. Veletic, M.T. Barros, I. Balasingham and S Balasubramaniam. A Molecular Communication Model of Exosome-mediated Brain Drug Delivery. The 6th ACM Conference on Nanoscale Computing and Communication (ACM NanoCom). 2019.
  • [C28] G Carvalho, A. Guimaraes, M. Cruz, F. Lima, C. Regis, M.T. Barros. Analyzing the effect of body temperature variation in maturation response time of B lymphocytes. The 6th ACM Conference on Nanoscale Computing and Communication (ACM NanoCom). 2019.
  • [C27] M. Pengnoo, M.T. Barros, L. Wuttisittikulkij, W. Asdornwised, A. Davy and S. Balasubramaniam. Artificial Potential Field Assisted Mirror Reflectors for Terahertz Communications. The Third International Balkan Conference on Communications and Networking (BalkanCom). 2019.

  • [C26] G. Adonias, A. Yastrebova, M.T. Barros, Y. Koucheryavy and S. Balasubramaniam. A Logic Gate Model based on Neuronal Molecular Communication Engineering. The 4th Workshop on Molecular Communications, 2019.
  • 2018
  • [C25] M.T. Barros. Capacity of the Hierarchical Cortical Microcircuit Communication Channel. The 5th IEEE/ACM Conference on Nanoscale Computing and Communication (IEEE/ACM NanoCom). 2018.
  • [C24] G. Adonias, M.T. Barros, L. Doyle and S. Balasubramaniam. Utilising EEG Signals for Modulating Neural Molecular Communications. The 5th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Nanoscale Computing and Communication, 2018.
  • [C23] L. Khamsawad, M. Pengnoo, P. Sasithong, P. Vanichchanut, L. Wuttisittikulkij, M.T. Barros and S. Balasubramaniam. Simulation of Signal Coverage for Terahertz Communications. The 33rd International Technical Conference on Circuits/Systems, Computers and Communications (ITC-CSCC), 2018..

  • 2017
  • [C22] M.T. Barros and S. Dey. Set Point Regulation of Astrocyte Intracellular Ca2+ Signalling. The 17th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE NANO 2017). Pittsburg, USA. 2017.
  • 2016
  • [C21] D. Martins, M.T. Barros, S. Balasubramaniam. Using engineered bacteria to disassemble biofilms or prevent their formation. 3rd ACM International Conference on Nanoscale Computing and Communication (ACM NanoCom). 2016.
  • [C20] K Sullivan, M.T. Barros, A. Martin, H. Assem, An Energy Efficient Architecture for 5G Network Management. In: 1st International Workshop on Network Management, Quality of Service and Security for 5G Networks allocated with the EuCNC 2016, 2016, Athens, Greece.

  • 2014
  • [C19] M.T. Barros, S. Balasubramaniam, B. Jennings, Y. Koucheryavy, Adaptive Transmission Protocol for Molecular Communications in Cellular Tissues. In: The IEEE Conference on Communications (ICC 2014), 2014, Sydney, Australia.
  • 2013
  • [C18] M.T. Barros, R. C. Gomes, M. S. Alencar, A. F. Costa, IP Traffic Classifiers Applied to DiffServ Networks. In: The Eighteenth IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC 2013), 2013, Split, Croatia.
  • [C17] M.T. Barros, R. C. Gomes, M. S. Alencar, A. F. Costa, Feature Filtering Techniques Applied IP Traffic Classification. In: IADIS WWW/Internet 2013 (ICWI 2013), 2013, Fort Worth, Texas, USA.
  • [C16] M.T. Barros, S. Balasubramaniam, B. Jennings, Error Control for Calcium Signaling based Molecular Communications. In: 47th Annual Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers (Asilomar 2013), 2013, Pacific Groove, CA, USA.
  • 2012
  • [C15] M.T. Barros, R. C. Gomes, A. F. Costa, R. Wang, Evaluation of Performance and Scalability of Routing Protocols for VANETs on the Manhattan Mobility Model. In: 8th IEEE International Workshop on Performance and Management of Wireless and Mobile Networks with The 37th IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN), Florida, USA.

  • [C14] M.T. Barros, P. Ribeiro, R. F. Lopes, M. S. Alencar, Comparing Evolutionary Approaches for Routing in Dynamic Optical DWDM Networks. In: 15º SBMO Simpósio Brasileiro de Microondas e Optoeletrônica e o 10º CBMag Congresso Brasileiro de Eletromagnetismo (MoMag 2012), 2012, Joao Pessoa.

  • 2011
  • [C13] M.T. Barros, P. Ribeiro, M. S. Alencar, Traffic Grooming for Clonal Selection Routing over Dynamically Wavelength-Routed Switched Networks In: 10th International Information and Telecommunication Technologies Conference (I2TS 2011), 2011, Florianópolis.
  • [C12] M.T. Barros, R. C. Gomes, A. F. Costa, Routing Architecture for Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks. In:10th International Information and Telecommunication Technologies Conference (I2TS 2011), 2011, Florianópolis.
  • [C11] P. Ribeiro, M.T. Barros, M. S. Alencar, Performance of Wavelength Assignment Heuristics in a Dynamic Optical Network with Adaptive Routing and Traffic Grooming. In: SBMO/IEEE MTT-S International Microwave and Optoelectronics Conference (IMOC 2011), 2011, Natal.
  • [C10] M.T. Barros, R. C. Gomes, A. F. Costa, Evaluation of Routing Methodologies over Real VANETs Scenarios. In: IADIS Applied Computing 2011 (AC 2011), 2011, Rio de Janeiro.
  • [C9] A. F. Costa, M.T. Barros, R. C. Gomes, Evaluation of Heuristics for Wavelength Converter Placement in Optical Networks. In: IADIS Applied Computing 2011 (AC 2011), 2011, Rio de Janeiro.
  • [C8] M. P. Sousa, M.T. Barros, W. J. L. Queiroz, W. T. A. Lopes, M. S. Alencar, On the Improvement of Wireless Sensor Networks Using Modulation Diversity and Fuzzy Clustering. In: The International Workshop on Telecommunications (IWT 2011), 2011, Rio de Janeiro.

  • 2010
  • [C7] M.T. Barros, A. F. Costa, R. C. Gomes, GVDSR: A DYNAMIC ROUTING STRATEGY FOR VEHICULAR AD-HOC NETWORKS. In: IADIS International Conference WWW/INTERNET, 2010, Timisoara, Romania.
  • [C6] M.T. Barros, P. Ribeiro, M. S. Alencar, Performance Comparison between Dynamic Optical Circuit Switching and Optical Burst Switching. In: The 9th International Conference on Optical Communications and Networks (ICOCN2010), 2010, Nanjing, China.

  • [C5] M.T. Barros, A. F. Costa, R. C. Gomes, Routing in VANETs: propose of a generic algorithm. In: Wireless Systems International Meeting (WSIM 2010), 2010, Campina Grande - BR.
  • [C4] M.T. Barros, W. Régis, D. Dias, I. Portela, J. M. F. Júnior, Coding Method For a RFID Control Access in a Microcontroller. In: Wireless Systems International Meeting (WSIM 2010), 2010, Campina Grande - BR.
  • [C3] P. Ribeiro, M.T. Barros, M. S. Alencar, Evaluation of Routing Algorithms in Dynamics Optical Networks with Traffic Grooming. In: 14º SBMO Simpósio Brasileiro de Microondas e Optoeletrônica e o 9º CBMag Congresso Brasileiro de Eletromagnetismo (MoMag 10), 2010, Vila Velha - ES.

  • [C2] M.T. Barros, A. F. Costa, R. C. Gomes, A generic algorithm from the origin in VANET scenarios. In: Summer 8th. International Conference on Computing, Communications and Control Technologies (CCCT 2010), 2010, Orlando - USA.
  • 2009
  • [C1] W. Régis, M.T. Barros, D. Dias, I. Portela, J. M. F. Júnior, Control Access Using RFID Technology. In: 9th Microelectronics Students Forum (SFORUM 2009) - 25th Symposium on Microelectronics Technologies and Devices (SBMicro 2009), 2009, Natal -RN.
  • Book Chapters

    2013
  • [BC1] M.T. Barros, R. C. Gomes, A. F. Costa, VANET dynamic routing protocols: evaluation, challenges and solutions. In: H. F. Rashvand and H.-C. Chao. (Org.). Dynamic Ad-Hoc Networks. v1, chapter 6, p. 119-140. London : IET, 2013.
  • Patents

  • [P1] M.T. Barros, S. Balasubramaniam and R. Mullins. Terahertz Communication Method and System. U.S. Patent Application, filed on 11 of Dec, 2017.
  • White papers

  • [WP1] M.T. Barros, R. Mullins, (Editors) Cognitive Network Management in 5G. 5GPPP. 2017.

  • Journal articles(in Portuguese)

    2017
  • [J5] M.T. Barros, D. Martins, M. S. Alencar. Comunicações Moleculares: Um Novo Paradigma de Comunicações para Aplicações em Nanomedicina. Revista de Tecnologia da Informação e Comunicação, Vol. 7, p. 25-33. 2017.
  • 2016
  • [J4] M.T. Barros, M. S. Alencar, R. C. Gomes, A. F. Costa. Classificação de Fluxos IP para Engenharia de Tráfego na Internet. Revista de Tecnologia da Informação e Comunicação, v. 6, p. 21-28, 2016.
  • 2012
  • [J3] M.T. Barros, P. Ribeiro, M. S. Alencar, Traffic Grooming for Clonal Selection Routing over Dynamically Wavelength-Routed Switched Networks. IEEE Latin America Transactions, v. 10, p. 1435-1443. 2012.
  • [J2] M.T. Barros, R. C. Gomes, A. F. Costa, Routing Architecture for Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks. IEEE Latin America Transactions, v. 10, p. 1411-1419. 2012.
  • [J1] M.T. Barros, R. C. Gomes, M. S. Alencar, P. Ribeiro, A. F. Costa, Avaliação de Classificação de Tráfego IP baseado em Aprendizagem de Máquina Restrita à Arquitetura de Serviços Diferenciados. Revista de Tecnologia da Informação e Comunicação (RTIC), v. 1, p. 10-20, 2012.

  • Conference papers(in Portuguese)

    2020
  • [C8] L. F. Borges, M.T. Barros, M. Nogueira. Modelo de Comunicação Molecular Multiportadora com Ruído Intracelular e Intercelular. XXXVIII Simpósio Brasileiro de Redes de Computadores e Sistemas Distribuídos, 2020.
  • 2019
  • [C7] L. F. Borges, M.T. Barros, M. Nogueira. Explorando o Potencial da Molécula IP3 para a Comunicação em Nanorredes. XXXVII Simpósio Brasileiro de Redes de Computadores e Sistemas Distribuídos, 2019.
  • 2018
  • [C6] C. D. Régis, C. Pedrosa, I. F. Albuquerque, M.T. Barros. Modelo de Ganho de Canal em Comunicações Moleculares para um Sistema Circulatório de Gestantes. XXXVI Simpósio Brasileiro de Telecomunicações e Processamento de Sinais - SBrT2018, 2018.

  • [C5] W. Silva, C. D. Régis, M.T. Barros. Análise sobre o Impacto de Topologias de Astrócitos em um Sistema de Comunicação Molecular baseado em Sinalização de Ca2+. XXXVI Simpósio Brasileiro de Telecomunicações e Processamento de Sinais - SBrT2018, 2018.

  • 2012
  • [C4] C. Sarmento, C. D. Régis, M.T. Barros, Avaliação do Ganho de Qualidade de Vídeos Transmitidos com Codificação de Canal. Congresso Norte e Nordeste de Pesquisa e Inovação, (VII CONNEPI). Palmas, Tocantins. 2012.
  • 2010
  • [C3] M.T. Barros, P. Ribeiro, M. S. Alencar, Simulador de Eventos Discretos em Redes Ópticas Dinâmicas Comutadas à Rajada. In: 14º SBMO Simpósio Brasileiro de Microondas e Optoeletrônica e o 9º CBMag Congresso Brasileiro de Eletromagnetismo (MoMag 10), 2010, Vila Velha - ES.

  • [C2] P. Ribeiro, M.T. Barros, M. S. Alencar, Desempenho do Roteamento Adaptativo-Alternativo em Redes Ópticas Dinâmicas. In: XV Workshop de Gerência e Operação de Redes e Serviços (WGRS 2010) - XXVIII Simpósio Brasileiro de Redes de Computadores e Sistemas Distribuídos (SBRC 2010), 2010, Gramado - BR.

  • [C1] M.T. Barros, P. L. F. Costa, F. S. Dias, M. S. Alencar, Sistema Automático para Contagem de Unidades Formadoras de Colônia. In: XXII Congresso Brasileiro de Engenharia Biomédica (CBEB 2010), 2010, Tiradentes.

  • Book chapters(in Portuguese)

    2018
  • [BC1] M.T. Barros, L. F. Borges, M. Nogueira, C. D. Régis, A. Loureiro. Internet-das-Bionano-coisas: Conectando-se às nano-máquinas. Minicursos SBRC 2018.