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Public Safety Mission Critical Voice Publications

Mission Critical Voice Start-of-Word Correction for Access Delay Measurement System

June 2021
Authors: William Magrogan, Jaden Pieper, Zainab Soetan
NIST Technical Note 2166


Study of Multicast Broadcast Single Frequency Network Area in Multicast Communications

December 2020
Authors: Chen Shen, Chunmei Liu, Richard A. Rouil, Hyeong-Ah Choi
DOI: 10.1109/ICSPCS50536.2020.9310041

Bridging Analog Land Mobile Radio to LTE Mission Critical Push-to-Talk Communications

December 2020
Authors: Christopher Walton, Chic O'Dell


UE-to-Network Relay Discovery in ProSe-enabled LTE Networks

February 2020
Authors: Samantha M. Gamboa Quintiliani, Alexandre C. Moreaux, David W. Griffith, Richard A. Rouil

On Selecting Channel Parameters for Public Safety Network Applications in LTE Direct

January 2020
Authors: Siyuan Feng, Hyong-Ah Choi, David W. Griffith, Richard A. Rouil
DOI: 10.1109/CCNC46108.2020.9045215


Distributed Resource Allocation Schemes for Out-of-Coverage D2D Communications

December 2019
Authors: Jian Wang, Richard A. Rouil, Fernando J. Cintron


Mission Critical Voice QoE Access Time Measurement Methods

Addendum - December 2020

October 2019
Authors: Jaden Pieper, Jesse Frey, Chelsea Greene, Zainab Soetan, Tim Thompson, Stephen Voran, Donald Bradshaw
DOI: 10.6028/NIST.IR.8275 


Throughput Analysis between Unicast and MBSFN from Link Level to System Level

September 2019
Authors: Chunmei Liu, Chen Shen, Jack Chuang, Richard A. Rouil, Hyeong-Ah Choi


System Level Evaluation of UE-to-Network Relays in D2D-enabled LTE Networks

September 2019
Authors: Samantha M. Gamboa Quintiliani, Raghav Thanigaivel, Richard A. Rouil


Guidelines for Generating Public Safety Benchmark Scenario Set

May 2019
Authors: Richard A. Rouil, Chunmei Liu, Antonio Izquierdo Manzanares
DOI: 10.6028/NIST.IR.8247


Access Time Analysis of MCPTT Off-Network Mode over LTE

April 2019
Authors: Yishen Sun, Wesley D. Garey, Richard A. Rouil, Priam C. Varin


Test Scenarios for Mission Critical Push-To-Talk (MCPTT) Off-Network Mode Protocols Implementation

October 2018
Authors: Priam Varin, Yishen Sun, Wesley Garey
DOI: NISTIR 8236


Performance Evaluation of LTE Device-to-Device Out-of-Coverage Communications with Frequency Hopping Resource Scheduling

July 2018
Fernando J. Cintron
Citation: NISTIR 8220


Mission Critical Voice QoE Mouth-to-Ear Latency Measurement Methods

March 1, 2018
Jesse M. Frey, Jaden K. Pieper, Silas T. Thompson
Citation: NISTIR 8206


Increasing Public Safety Broadband Network Resiliency through Traffic Control (Elsevier Special Issue on “Resilient Networks : Modeling, Design, and Applications”)

February 01, 2018
Richard A. Rouil, Wesley D. Garey, Camillo A. Gentile, Nada T. Golmie


Enhanced Transmission Algorithm for Dynamic Device-to-Device Direct Discovery (CCNC 2018)

January 12, 2018
Aziza Ben Mosbah, David W. Griffith, Richard A. Rouil


Process Document for the NIST List of Certified Devices

October 11, 2017
Citation: NIST 92445
The Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 (Act) defined responsibilities for the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in regards to the Nationwide Public Safety Broadband Network (NPSBN) and the First Responder Nextwork Authority (FN). AT&T was awarded the contract by FN to partner with FN and to build the NPSBN. One requirement of the Act is that the Director of NIST shall ensure the development of a list of certified devices that meet appropriate protocols and standards for access to, use of, or compatibility with the NPSBN that FN and AT&T build and maintain. This requirement is carried out by the Public Safety Communications Research Division (PSCR) of the NIST Communications Technology Laboratory. This document describes the process for creating and maintaining the list.


Adaptive Synchronization Reference Selection for Out-Of-Coverage Proximity Services (PIMRC 2017)

October 08, 2017
Samantha M. Gamboa Quintiliani, Fernando J. Cintron, David W. Griffith, Richard A. Rouil


A Novel Adaptive Transmission Algorithm for Device-to-Device Direct Discovery (IWCMC 2017)

June 27, 2017
Aziza Ben Mosbah, David W. Griffith, Richard A. Rouil


Implementation and Validation of an LTE D2D Model for ns-3 (WNS3 2017)

June 13, 2017
Richard A. Rouil, Fernando J. Cintron, Aziza Ben Mosbah, Samantha M. Gamboa Quintiliani


Physical Sidelink Control Channel (PSCCH) in Mode 2: Performance Analysis (ICC 2017)

May 25, 2017
David W. Griffith, Fernando J. Cintron, Richard A. Rouil


Group Discovery Time in D2D ProSe Networks (INFOCOM 2017) 

May 04, 2017
David W. Griffith, Aziza Ben Mosbah, Richard A. Rouil


Impact of timing on the ProSe synchronization function (CCNC 2017) 

January 09, 2017
Samantha M. Gamboa Quintiliani, Fernando J. Cintron, David W. Griffith, Richard A. Rouil


Optimizing the UE Transmission Probability for D2D Direct Discovery (GLOBECOM 2016) 

December 05, 2016
David W. Griffith, Fiona Z. Lyons


BLER Performance Evaluation of LTE Device-to-Device Communications (NISTIR 8157)

November 2016 
Jian Wang, Richard Rouil 


A Clustering-Based Device-to-Device Communication to Support Diverse Applications (RACS 2016)

October 14, 2016
Amirshahram Hematian, Wei Yu, Chao Lu, David W. Griffith, Nada T. Golmie


An LTE Device-to-Device module for ns-3 (WNS3 2016)

June 15, 2016
Richard A. Rouil, Fernando J. Cintron, Aziza Ben Mosbah, Samantha M. Gamboa Quintiliani


Audio Quality Publications

Outdoor-to-Indoor Channel Dispersion and Power-Delay Profile Models for the 700 MHz and 4.9 GHz Bands

July 22, 2015
Sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Office of Interoperability and Compatibility (OIC)
Catherine A. Remley, David W. Matolak, Christopher L. Holloway, Camillo A. Gentile
IEEE Antennas and Propagation Letters, no. 99, pp. 1-4


Nationwide Public Safety Broadband Network Deployment: Network Parameter Sensitivity Analysis

March 15, 2015
Sponsored by DHS OIC
Richard A. Rouil, Antonio Izquierdo Manzanares, Camillo A. Gentile, David W. Griffith Jr., Nada T. Golmie
Citation: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) 8039. (ID#917508)


Measuring the Resiliency of Cellular Base Station Deployments

March 11, 2015
Sponsored by DHS OIC
David W. Griffith, Richard A. Rouil, Antonio Izquierdo Manzanares, Nada T. Golmie
Proceedings of: IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference 2015, New Orleans, LA, 3/9-3/12/2015. (ID#917051)


LTE Uplink Performance with Interference from In-Band Device-to-Device (D2D) Communications

March 09, 2015
Sponsored by DHS OIC
Wen-Bin Yang, Michael R. Souryal, David W. Griffith
Proceedings of: IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), New Orleans, La, 3/9-3/12/2015. (ID#916286)


Peer-to-Peer Urban Channel Characteristics for Two Public-Safety Frequency Bands

December 13, 2014
Sponsored by DHS OIC
David W. Matolak, Kate A. Remley, Camillo Gentile, Christopher L. Holloway, Qiong Wu, Qian Zhang
Published in IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, vol. 56, no. 5, pp. 101-115, Oct. 2014.


Optimizing the Location Deployment of Dynamic Mobile Base Stations

October 2014
Sponsored by DHS OIC
Sulabh Bhattarai, Sixiao Wei, Stephen Rook, Wei Yu, David W. Griffith Jr., Nada T. Golmie
Proceedings of: IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications, Anaheim, CA, 2/16-2/19/2015. (ID#916270)


LTE Physical Layer Performance Analysis

May 15, 2014
Sponsored by DHS OIC
WWen-Bin Yang, Michael R. Souryal
Citation: NIST Interagency Report: NISTIR 7986


Public Safety Broadband Push-to-Talk over Long Term Evolution Requirements

July 18, 2013
Sponsored by FirstNet
D. Cypher
National Public Safety Telecommunications Council (NPSTC)


Nationwide Safety: Modeling a Nationwide Public Safety Broadband Network

June 01, 2013
Sponsored by DHS OIC
Richard A. Rouil, Antonio Izquierdo Manzanares, Michael R. Souryal,Camillo A. Gentile, David W. Griffith, Nada T. Golmie
IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 83-91

Created October 23, 2017, Updated July 30, 2021