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Dr. Matías Toril Genovés

Professor
Communications Engineering Dept.
University of Málaga
 
Address: Despacho 1.2.23

 

Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería de Telecomunicación

 

Campus Universitario de Teatinos, s/n

 

E-29010 Málaga (Spain)

Email:

mtoril@ic.uma.es
Telephone: +34 952137120
Fax: + 34 952132027

Matías Toril gained his M.S. in Telecommunication Engineering and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Málaga, Spain, in 1995 and 2007, respectively. Since 1997, he has been lecturer at the Communications Engineering Department of the same university, where he is currently Full Professor. His research interests include mobile network planning and optimization, radio resource management and data analytics.

Research

 

Publications

Journals

  1. A.B. Vallejo, M.Toril, S. Luna, M.A. Regueira, S. Pedraza, Analytical Model for Estimating the Impact of Changing the Nominal Power Parameter in LTE, Mobile Information Systems (Hindawi), vol. 2018, 2018.
  2. A. Sánchez, M. Toril, M. Solera, S. Luna, G. Gómez, Performance assessment of three-dimensional video codecs in mobile terminals, Computer Communications (Elsevier), vol. 125, pp. 56-64, Jul 2018. [link][pdf]
  3. A. García, V. Buenestado, S. Luna, M. Toril, J.M. Ruiz, A geometric method for estimating the nominal cell range in cellular networks, Mobile Information Systems (Hindawi), vol. 2018, 2018. [link][pdf]
  4. P. Oliver, M. Toril, S. Luna, R. García, Self-tuning of service priority parameters for optimizing Quality of Experience in LTE, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 67, no. 4, pp. 3534-3544, Apr 2018. [link][pdf]
  5. M. Solera, M. Toril, I. Palomo, G. Gómez, J. Poncela, A Testbed for Evaluating Video Streaming Services in LTE, Wireless Personal Communications (Springer), vol. 98, no. 3, pp. 2753–2773, Feb 2018. [link][pdf]
  6. R. Acedo, M.Toril, S. Luna, J.A. Fernández, C. Úbeda, Analysis of the Influence of PCI Planning on the Physical Uplink Control Channel in LTE, Wireless Personal Communications (Springer), vol. 98, no. 1, pp. 629-649, 2018. [link][pdf]
  7. P. Oliver, M. Toril, S. Luna, R. García, A system testbed for modeling encrypted video-streaming service performance indicators based on TCP/IP metrics, EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking (Springer), 2017. [link][pdf]
  8. V. Buenestado, M. Toril, S. Luna, J.M. Ruiz, Self-planning of base station transmit power for coverage and capacity optimization in LTE, Mobile Information Systems (Hindawi), Jul 2017. [link][pdf]
  9. A.B. Vallejo, M. Toril, S. Luna, A. Mendo, S. Pedraza, Congestion Relief in Subway Areas by Adjusting Uplink Power Control Parameter in LTE, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 66, no. 7, Jul 2017. [link][pdf]
  10. M. Toril, R. Acedo-Hernández, A. Sánchez, S. Luna, C. Úbeda, Estimating spectral efficiency curves from connection traces in a live LTE network, Mobile Information Systems (Hindawi), vol. 2017, 2017. [link][pdf]
  11. J.A. Fernández, S. Luna, M. Toril, J.J. Sánchez, A teletraffic model for the Physical Downlink Control Channel in LTE, Telecommunication Systems (Springer), vol. 65, no. 3, pp . 511-523, Jul 2017. [link][pdf]
  12. R. Acedo, M. Toril, S. Luna, C. Úbeda, A PCI planning algorithm for jointly reducing reference signal collisions in LTE uplink and downlink, Computer Networks (Elsevier), vol. 119, pp. 112-123, Jun 2017. [link][pdf]
  13. V. Buenestado, M. Toril, S. Luna, J.M. Ruiz, A. Mendo, Self-tuning of remote electrical tilts based on call traces for coverage and capacity optimization in LTE, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 66, no. 5, May 2017. [link][pdf]
  14. A. Sánchez, R. Acedo, M. Toril, S. Luna, C. Úbeda, A Trace Data-Based Approach for an Accurate Estimation of Precise Utilization Maps in LTE, Mobile Information Systems (Hindawi), vol. 2017, 2017. [link][pdf]
  15. J.A. Fernández, S. Luna, M. Toril, C. Úbeda, A Fast Self-Planning Approach for Fractional Uplink Power Control Parameters in LTE Networks, Mobile Information Systems (Hindawi), Special issue on Self-Organization in Mobile Networking Systems, vol. 2016, 2016. [link][pdf]
  16. R. Acedo, M. Toril, S. Luna, C. Úbeda, M. J. Vera, Automatic clustering algorithms for indoor site selection in LTE, EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking (Springer), 2016. [link][pdf]
  17. P. Oliver, M. Toril, S. Luna, J. M. Ruiz, Self-tuning of scheduling parameters for balancing the quality of experience among services in LTE, EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking (Springer), 2016. [link][pdf]
  18. A. Durán, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, A. Mendo, Self-Optimization Algorithm for Outer Loop Link Adaptation in LTE, IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 19, no. 11, Nov 2015. [link][pdf]
  19. J.M. Ruiz, M. Toril, S. Luna, V. Buenestado, M.A. Regueira, Analysis of Limitations of Mobility Load Balancing in a Live LTE System, IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, vol. 4, no. 4, Aug 2015. [link][pdf]
  20. J.A. Fernández, S. Luna, M. Toril, A. B. Vallejo, C. Úbeda, A computationally efficient method for self-planning uplink power control parameters in LTE, EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking (Springer), 2015. [link][pdf]
  21. J.A. Fernández, S. Luna, M. Toril, J.J. Sánchez, Estimating Cell Capacity from Network Measurements in a Multi-Service LTE System, IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 19, no. 3, Mar 2015. [link][pdf]
  22. J.M. Ruiz, M. Toril, S. Luna, A femtocell location strategy for improving adaptive traffic sharing in heterogeneous LTE networks, EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking (Springer), 2015. [link][pdf]
  23. R. Acedo, M. Toril, S. Luna, I. de la Bandera, N. Faour, Analysis of the impact of PCI planning on downlink throughput performance in LTE, Computer Networks, vol. 76, no. 1, pp. 42-54, 2015. [link][pdf]
  24. V. Buenestado, J.M. Ruiz, M. Toril, S. Luna, A. Mendo, Analysis of Throughput Performance Statistics for Benchmarking LTE Networks, IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 18, no. 9, pp.1607-1610, 2014. [link][pdf]
  25. V. Wille, M. Toril, S. Luna, Estimating pole capacity in a live HSDPA network, IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 17, no. 6, Jun 2013. [link][pdf]
  26. M. Toril, S. Luna, V. Wille, Automatic Re-planning of Tracking Areas in Cellular Networks, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Special Issue on Self Organizing Radio Networks, vol. 62, no. 5, pp. 2005-2013, Jun 2013. [link][pdf]
  27. J.M. Ruiz, S. Luna, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, Traffic steering by self-tuning controllers in enterprise LTE femtocells, EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking (Springer), Special Issue on Femtocells in 4G systems, 2012. [link][pdf]
  28. J. M. Ruiz, S. Luna, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, I. de la Bandera, P. Muñoz, R. Barco, P. Lázaro, V. Buenestado, Design of a Computationally Efficient Dynamic System-Level Simulator for Enterprise LTE Femtocell Scenarios, Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (Hindawi), Special Issue on Femtocells and Relays, vol. 2012, 2012. [link][pdf]
  29. M. Toril, P. Guerrero, S. Luna, V. Wille, An Efficient Integer Programming Formulation for the Assignment of Base Stations to Controllers in Cellular Networks, Computer Networks (Elsevier), vol. 56, no.1, pp. 303-314, Jan 2012. [link][pdf]
  30. M. Toril, V. Wille, I. Molina, C. Walshaw, An Adaptive Multi-start Graph Partitioning Algorithm for Structuring Cellular Networks, Journal of Heuristics (Springer), vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 615-635, Oct 2011. [link][pdf]
  31. M. Toril, I. Molina, V. Wille, C. Walshaw, Analysis of Heuristic Graph Partitioning Methods for the Assignment of Packet Control Units in GERAN, Wireless Personal Communications (Springer), vol. 60, no. 4, pp. 611-633, Oct 2011. [link][pdf]
  32. S. Luna, M. Toril, V. Wille, Performance Analysis of Dedicated Signalling Channels in GERAN by Retrial Queues, Wireless Personal Communications (Springer), vol. 60, no. 2, pp. 215-235, Sep 2011. [link][pdf]
  33. P. Muñoz, I. de la Bandera, F. Ruiz, S. Luna, R. Barco, M. Toril, P. Lázaro, J. Rodríguez, Computationally-Efficient Design of a Dynamic System-Level LTE Simulator, International Journal of Electronics and Telecommunications (Elsevier), vol. 57, no. 3, pp. 347-358, Sep 2011. [link][pdf]
  34. M. Toril, V. Wille, S. Luna, K. Jarvinen, Network Performance Model for Location Area Re-Planning in GERAN, Computer Networks (Elsevier), vol. 55, no. 12, pp. 2791-2802, Aug 2011. [link][pdf]
  35. S. Luna, M. Toril, M. Fernández, V. Wille, Optimal Traffic Sharing in GERAN, Wireless Personal Communications (Springer), vol. 57, no. 4, 553-574, Apr 2011. [link][pdf]
  36. R. Barco, V. Wille, L. Díez, M. Toril, Learning of Model Parameters For Fault Diagnosis In Wireless Networks, Wireless Networks (Springer), vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 255-271, Jan 2010. [link]
  37. M. Toril, V. Wille, R. Barco, Identification of Missing Neighbor Cells in GERAN, Wireless Networks (Springer), vol. 15, no. 7, pp. 887-899, Oct 2009. [link][pdf]
  38. M. Toril, V. Wille, Optimisation of Handover Parameters for Traffic Sharing in GERAN, Wireless Personal Communications (Springer), vol. 47, no. 3, pp. 315-336, Feb 2008. [link][pdf]
  39. M. Toril, V. Wille, Optimization of the Assignment of Base Stations to Base Station Controllers in GERAN, IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 12, no. 6, pp. 477-479, Jun 2008. [link][pdf]
  40. J. Wang, H. Zhang, M. Toril, V. Wille, Trial Results Of Intelligent Paging in GERAN, IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 11, no. 10, pp. 829-831, Oct 2007. [link][pdf]
  41. M. Toril, V. Wille, R. Barco, Optimization of the Assignment of Cells to Packet Control Units in GERAN, IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 10, pp. 219-221, Jan 2006. [link][pdf]
  42. V. Wille, M. Toril, R. Barco, Impact of Antenna Downtilting on Network Performance in GERAN Systems, IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 9, pp. 598-600, Jul 2005. [link][pdf]
  43. M. Toril, R. Ferrer, S. Pedraza, V. Wille, J.J. Escobar, Optimisation Of Half-Rate Codec Assignment in GERAN, Wireless Personal Communications (Springer), vol. 34, pp. 321-331, Aug 2005. [link][pdf]
  44. V. Wille, S. Pedraza, M. Toril, R. Ferrer, J.J. Escobar, Trial Results from Adaptive Hand-Over Boundary Modification, IEE Electronics Letters, vol. 39, pp. 405-407, Feb 2003. [link][pdf]

Book chapters

  1. P. Muñoz, I. de la Bandera, F. Ruiz, S. Luna, J. Rodríguez, R. Barco, M. Toril, P. Lázaro, M. Fernández, Developing a computationally-efficient dynamic system-level LTE simulator, in J. I. Agbinya, M. C. Aguayo, R. Klempous, J. Nikodem (Eds.), 4G Wireless Communication Networks: Design Planning and Applications, ISBN: 9788792982711, River Publishers, pp. 265-296, 2013.
  2. T. Kürner, P. Grazioso, A. Eisenblatter, G. de la Roche, F. Velez, A. Hecker, M. Toril, M. Wagrowski, M. García, P. P. Hasselbach, Deployment, Optimisation and Operation of Next Generation Networks, in R. Verdone, A. Zanella (Eds.), Pervasive Mobile and Ambient Wireless Communications, ISBN 978-1-4471-2314-9, Springer, 2012, pp. 407-459. [link]
  3. V. Wille, S. Patel, R. Barco, A. Kuurne, M. Toril, M. Partanen, Automation and Optimisation in GSM, GPRS and EDGE Performance. Evolution Towards 3G/UMTS (2nd Edition), Eds. T. Halonen, J. Romero, J. Melero, ISBN: 0-470-86694-2, John Wiley & Sons, pp. 467-511, 2003. [link]
  4. V. Wille, S. Patel, R. Barco, A. Kuurne, M. Toril, M. Partanen, Automation and Optimisation in GSM, GPRS and EDGE Performance. Evolution Towards 3G/UMTS (1st Edition), Eds. T. Halonen, J. Romero, J. Melero, ISBN: 0-470-84457-4, John Wiley & Sons, pp. 411- 475, 2002.

Conferences/Workshops

  1. M.L. Marí, S. Luna, M. Toril, Limitaciones del equilibrio de carga para la mejora de la calidad de experiencia en redes LTE, URSI 2017, Cartagena (Spain), Sep 2017.
  2. L. Jiménez, M. Solera, M. Toril, P. Oliver, Evaluación de la calidad de experiencia de Youtube Live en redes inalámbricas, III QQCM Workshop, 2017.
  3. A. García, M. Toril, P. Oliver, V. Buenestado, S. Luna, Estimación de umbrales de calidad de servicio para servicios móviles mediante trazas de conexión en LTE, URSI 2016, Madrid (Spain), Sep 2016.
  4. M. Toril, S. Luna, M. Solera, QoE-aware self-planning and self-optimization in cellular networks, 2nd QQCM workshop 2016, Zaragoza (Spain), Jul 2016.
  5. I. Palomo, M. Solera, M. Toril, J. Poncela, G. Gómez, Maqueta para la evaluación de la calidad de experiencia del servicio videostreaming 3D en LTE, JITEL 2015, Palma de Mallorca (Spain), Sep 2015.
  6. A. García, V. Buenestado, M. Toril, S. Luna, A. Mendo, Cálculo del radio de celda basado en el diagrama de Voronoi para redes móviles LTE, URSI 2015, Pamplona (Spain), Sep 2015.
  7. V. Buenestado, J. M. Ruiz, M. Toril, S. Luna, A. Mendo, Optimization of remote electrical tilts for improving LTE network coverage and capacity based on cell traces, Valencia (Spain), COST IC1004 13th MC and scientific meeting, May 2015.
  8. R. Acedo, M. Toril, S. Luna, C. Úbeda, M. J. Vera, Automatic Clustering Algorithms for In-Building Solutions in LTE, Valencia (Spain), COST IC1004 13th MC and scientific meeting, May 2015.
  9. P. Oliver, M. Toril, S. Luna, J.M. Ruiz, Self-tuning of scheduling parameters for balancing Quality of Experience among services in LTE, COST IC1004 13th MC and scientific meeting, May 2015.
  10. V. Buenestado, J. M. Ruiz, M. Toril, S. Luna, A. Mendo, Optimization of remote electrical tilts for improving LTE network coverage and capacity based on cell traces, Valencia (Spain), COST IC1004 13th MC and scientific meeting, May 2014.
  11. J.A. Fernández, S. Luna, M. Toril, C. Úbeda, Computationally-efficient estimation of throughput indicators in heterogeneous LTE networks, IEEE 81st Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) Spring 2015, Glasgow, UK, May 2015.
  12. A.B. Vallejo, M. Toril, A.J. García, P. Oliver, A. Mendo, S. Pedraza, Análisis de problemas de congestión en celdas del metro en una red LTE real, URSI 2014, Valencia (Spain), Sep 2014.
  13. P. Oliver, M. Toril, I. de la Bandera, S. Luna, J. M. Ruiz, Simulador dinámico multi-servicio para análisis de la calidad de experiencia en redes LTE, URSI 2014, Valencia (Spain), Sep 2014.
  14. R. Acedo, M. Toril, S. Luna, Técnicas de partición de grafos para la planificación de identificadores físicos de celda en LTE, URSI 2014, Valencia (Spain), Sep 2014.
  15. J.M. Ruíz, S. Luna, M. Toril, V. Buenestado, M.A. Regueira, Limitaciones del balance de carga basado en modificación de márgenes de traspaso en LTE, URSI 2014, Valencia (Spain), Sep 2014.
  16. V. Buenestado, J.M. Ruíz, M. Toril, S. Luna, A. Mendo, Análisis geométrico de la inclinación de antenas direccionales en una red LTE, URSI 2014, Valencia (Spain), Sep 2014.
  17. J.A. Fernández, I. de la Bandera, A.J. García, M. Toril, S. Luna, Simulador estático de nivel de sistema del canal ascendente de datos en redes LTE, URSI 2014, Valencia (Spain), Sep 2014.
  18. I. Palomo, M. Solera, M. Toril, J. Poncela, G. Gómez, Maqueta de sistema para la evaluación del servicio de vídeostreaming 3D sobre LTE, URSI 2014, Valencia (Spain), Sep 2014.
  19. V. Buenestado, J.M. Ruíz, M. Toril, S. Luna, Mobility Robustness Optimization in Enterprise LTE Femtocells, 77th IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) Spring 2013, Dresden, Jun 2013. [pdf]
  20. J.A. Fernández, S. Luna, M. Toril, A.B. Vallejo, C. Úbeda, Self-Planning of PUSCH parameters on LTE networks, COST IC1004 5th MC and scientific meeting, Malaga, Spain, Feb 2013.
  21. R. Acedo, M. Toril, S. Luna, I. de la Bandera, Análisis de la planificación de señales de referencia en LTE con tráfico no uniforme, URSI 2013, Santiago de Compostela (Spain), Sep 2013.
  22. J.M. Ruíz, I. de la Bandera, A.B. Vallejo, V. Buenestado, M. Toril, M. Regueira, Construcción de Contadores Sintéticos mediante Procesado de Eventos Complejo en redes LTE, URSI 2013, Santiago de Compostela (Spain), Sep 2013.
  23. A.B. Vallejo, M. Toril, S. Pedraza, S. Luna, Estimación del acoplamiento entre celdas en el enlace ascendente en redes LTE, URSI 2013, Santiago de Compostela (Spain), Sep 2013.
  24. J.A. Fernández, S. Luna, M. Toril, C. Úbeda, Estimadores de rendimiento de red de bajo coste computacional en escenarios irregulares LTE, URSI 2013, Santiago de Compostela (Spain), Sep 2013.
  25. R. Acedo, M. Toril, S. Luna, I. de la Bandera, Analysis of the impact of PCI planning on throughput performance in LTE, COST IC1004 5th MC and scientific meeting, Malaga (Spain), Feb 2013.
  26. A.B. Vallejo, J.A. Fernández, M. Toril, S. Luna, M. Regueira and S. Pedraza, A Sensitivity Analysis of Uplink Power Control Parameters in LTE Networks, COST IC1004 5th MC and scientific meeting, Malaga, Spain, Feb 2013.
  27. V. Buenestado, J. M. Ruiz, M. Toril, S. Luna, Optimización de Parámetros de Traspaso en Femtoceldas Corporativas LTE, URSI 2012, Elche (Spain), Sep 2012. [pdf]
  28. J.M. Ruiz, S. Luna, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, Fuzzy logic controllers for traffic sharing in enterprise LTE femtocells, 75th IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) Spring 2012, Yokohama (Japan), May 2012. [link][pdf]
  29. J.M. Ruiz, S. Luna, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, Refined approaches for traffic sharing in enterprise LTE femtocells, COST IC1004 3rd MC and scientific meeting, Barcelona, Spain, Feb 2012.
  30. H. Barrientos, M. Solera, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, A. Durán, Comparación de prestaciones de redes móviles 3G con EURANE, JITEL 2011, Santander (Spain), Sep 2011. [pdf]
  31. J. P. Quiles, Davinia A. Roca, M. Toril, S. Luna Ramírez, Modelo agregado de movilidad para replanificación de áreas de localización en redes celulares, URSI 2011, Leganés (Spain), Sep 2011. [pdf]
  32. P. Muñoz, I. de la Bandera, R. Barco, M. Toril, S. Luna-Ramírez, Optimización del balance de carga en redes LTE mediante el algoritmo de Q-Learning difuso, URSI 2011, Leganés (Spain), Sep 2011.
  33. I. de la Bandera, P. Muñoz, R. Barco, M. Toril, S. Luna-Ramírez, Auto-ajuste del margen de handover en redes LTE, URSI 2011, Leganés (Spain), Sep 2011.
  34. J. M. Ruiz, S. Luna, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, I. de la Bandera, Simulación eficiente de red de femtoceldas en entornos de oficina, URSI 2011, Leganés (Spain), Sep 2011.
  35. G. Jiménez, R. Barco, P. Muñoz, M. Toril, Optimización del Umbral de Traspaso para Femtoceldas LTE, URSI 2011, Leganés (Spain), Sep 2011.
  36. J.M. Ruiz, S. Luna, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, Traffic Sharing Techniques in Enterprise LTE Femtocells, 1st Scientific Meeting, COST action IC1004, Lund (Sweden), Jun 2011. [pdf]
  37. J.M. Ruiz, S. Luna, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, I. de la Bandera, P. Muñoz, Analysis of Load Sharing Techniques in Enterprise LTE Femtocells, Int. Workshop on Femtocells, Wireless Advanced 2011, London, UK, Jun 2011. [pdf]
  38. P. Muñoz, R. Barco, I. de la Bandera, M. Toril and S. Luna, Optimization of a Fuzzy Logic Controller for Handover-based Load Balancing, Int. Workshop on Self-Organising Networks (IWSON), IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) Spring 2011, Budapest, Hungary, May 2011. [pdf]
  39. M. Toril, V. Wille, P. Guerrero, Improving the Spatial Consistency of the Assignment of Base Stations to Controllers in Cellular Networks, IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) Spring 2011, Budapest, Hungary, May 2011. [link][pdf]
  40. M. Toril, Automatic Re-planning of Tracking Areas, FP7 SOCRATES Final Workshop on Self-Organisation in Mobile Networks, Karlsruhe (Germany), Feb 2011 [ppt].
  41. A. Durán, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, M. Solera, R. Navarro, Analysis of topology control algorithms in multi-hop cellular networks, in Proc. 5th Int. Conf. on Broadband and Biomedical Communications (IB2Com), Malaga (Spain), Dec 2010. [pdf]
  42. P. Muñoz, I. de la Bandera, R. Barco, F. Ruiz, M. Toril and S. Luna-Ramírez, Estimation of Link-Layer Quality Parameters in a System-Level LTE Simulator, in Proc. 5th Int. Conf. on Broadband and Biomedical Communications (IB2Com), Málaga (Spain), Dec 2010. [pdf]
  43. I. de la Bandera, S. Luna, R. Barco, M. Toril, F. Ruiz and M. Fernández-Navarro, Inter-system Cell Reselection Parameter Auto-Tuning in a Joint-RRM Scenario, in Proc. 5th Int. Conf. on Broadband and Biomedical Communications (IB2Com), Málaga (Spain), Dec 2010. [pdf]
  44. A. Durán, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, M. Solera, R. Navarro, Análisis de algoritmos de control de topología en redes celulares multi-salto, in Actas de XXV Simposium de la Unión Científica Internacional de la Radio (URSI), Bilbao (Spain), Sep 2010.
  45. I. de la Bandera, S. Luna, R. Barco, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, M. Fernández, Controlador Difuso para Auto-ajuste de Parámetros en Entorno de Red Móvil Heterogénea, URSI 2010, Bilbao (Spain), Sep 2010.
  46. P. Muñoz, I. de la Bandera, R. Barco, F. Ruiz, M. Toril, S. Luna-Ramírez, Diseño del Nivel de Enlace para un Simulador LTE, in URSI 2010, Bilbao (Spain), Sep 2010. [pdf]
  47. P. Guerrero, M. Toril, Taking advantage of Sherman's march, TIME (Technology and its Integration into Mathematics Education) 2010, Jul 2010. [link][pdf]
  48. M. Toril, P. Guerrero, V. Wille, S. Luna, Re-assignment of Base Stations to Packet Controllers by Integer Programming, COST 2100 action (Pervasive Mobile & Ambient Wireless Communications), Atenas (Greece), Feb 2010.
  49. S. Luna, M. Toril, M. Fernández, V. Wille, Optimal Traffic Sharing in GERAN, COST 2100 action (Pervasive Mobile & Ambient Wireless Communications), Atenas (Greece), Feb 2010.
  50. S. Luna, M. Toril, V. Wille, M. Fernández, Reparto de tráfico óptimo en GERAN, URSI 2009, Santander (Spain), 2009.
  51. M. Toril, P. Guerrero, V. Wille, Asignación Óptima de Estaciones Base a Controladores de Paquetes en GERAN, URSI 2009, Santander (Spain), 2009.
  52. S. Luna, M. Toril, V. Wille, Performance Analysis of Dedicated Signalling Channels in GERAN, COST 2100 action (Pervasive Mobile & Ambient Wireless Communications), Valencia (Spain), 2009.
  53. M. Toril, S. Luna, V. Wille, R. Skehill, Analysis of User Mobility Statistics for Cellular Network Re-structuring , in Proc. 69th IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) Spring, Barcelona (Spain), 2009. [link][pdf]
  54. M. Toril, V. Wille, S. Luna, K. Jarvinen, Performance Analysis of Location Area Re-planning in a Live GERAN System, COST 2100 action (Pervasive Mobile & Ambient Wireless Communications), Joint SOCRATES-COST2100 SWG3.1 workshop, Braunschweig (Germany), 2009. [pdf]
  55. S. Luna, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, M. Fernández, Adjustment of a Fuzzy Logic Controller for IS-HO Parameters in A Heterogeneous Scenario, in Proc. 14th IEEE Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference (MELECON), Ajaccio (France), 2008. [link]
  56. S. Luna, F. Ruiz, M. Toril, M. Fernández, Inter-System Handover Parameter Auto-Tuning in a Joint-RRM Scenario, in Proc. 67st IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) Spring, pp. 411- 475, Marina Bay (Singapour), 2008. [link][pdf]
  57. M. Toril, V. Wille, Optimisation of Cellular Network Structure by Graph Partitioning Techniques, COST 293 action (Graphs and Algorithms in Communication Networks), Discussion Workshop, Rome (Italy), 2007. [pdf]
  58. M. Toril, V. Wille, I. Molina, Mejora de la Consistencia Espacial de la Asignación de Celdas a Unidades de Control de Paquetes en GERAN, URSI 2007, Tenerife (Spain), 2007. [pdf]
  59. S. Luna, M. Toril, F. Ruiz, M. Fernández, R. Skehil, S. McGrath, Performance Evaluation of Policy-Based Admission Control Algorithms for a Joint Radio Resource Management Environment, in Proc. 13th IEEE Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference (MELECON), Málaga (Spain), 2006. [link][pdf]
  60. P. Stuckmann, Z. Altman, H. Dubreil, A. Ortega, R. Barco, M. Toril, et al., The Eureka-Gandalf Project: Monitoring And Self-Tuning Techniques for Heterogeneous Radio Access Networks, in Proc. 61st IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) Spring, vol. 4, pp. 2570-2574, Stockholm (Sweden), 2005. [link]
  61. R. Toril, F. Ruiz, M. Toril, I. Jiménez, Análisis de Técnicas DCA en Redes Celulares con Distribución no Homogénea de Tráfico, URSI 2004, Barcelona (Spain), 2004. [pdf]
  62. I. Jiménez, M. Toril, R Toril, F. Ruiz, Análisis del Rendimiento de un Sistema GSM con Distribución no Homogénea de Tráfico, URSI 2004, Barcelona (Spain), 2004. [pdf]
  63. B. Quintana, M. Toril, A. García, An Enhanced Didactic Tool on the Measurement of Video Signals Quality, in Proc. of Information Technology Based Higher Education (ITHET), Marrakech (Morocco), 2003. [pdf]
  64. S. Pedraza, V. Wille, M. Toril, R. Ferrer, J.J. Escobar, Dimensioning of Signaling Capacity on a Cell Basis in GSM/EDGE Networks, in Proc. 57st IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) Spring, vol. 1, pp. 155-159, Jeju (Korea), 2003. [link][pdf]
  65. M. Toril, S. Pedraza, R. Ferrer, V. Wille, Optimization of Handover Margins in GSM/GPRS Networks, in Proc. 57st IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) Spring, vol. 1, pp. 150-154, Jeju (Korea), 2003. [link][pdf]
  66. M. Toril, R. Ferrer, J.J. Escobar, Análisis de la Distribución del Tráfico de Señalización en una Red GSM/GPRS, TELECOM I+D, Madrid (Spain), 2003. [pdf]
  67. S. Luna, M. Toril, A. Ortega, Entrenador de Degradaciones de la Señal de Vídeo, URSI 2002, Alcalá De Henares (Spain), 2002. [pdf]
  68. M. Toril, S. Pedraza, R. Ferrer, V. Wille, Optimisation of Signal-Level Thresholds in Mobile Networks, in Proc. 55st IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) Spring, vol. 1, pp. 150-154, Birmingham (EEUU), 2002. [link][pdf]

PhD Thesis

PhD: Self-tuning algorithms for the assignment of packet control units and handover parameters in GERAN, University of Málaga, 2007. ISBN: 9788497474801.

Patents

  1. S. Pedraza, M. Toril, Method and System for Harmonizing an Operation Area for A Mobile Device in a Cellular Radio Network, published as PCT/EP01/12086, WO03037020, US7324827, US20040033800, granted on 29/01/2008, Nokia. [pdf]
  2. S. Pedraza, M. Toril, Method for Setting Parameters of a Cellular Radio Network, in Particular for Access and Handover, published as PCT/EP01/12085, WO03037017, US7272395, US20040253953, granted on 18/09/2007, Nokia. [pdf]
  3. S. Pedraza, M. Toril, Method and System for Load Sharing Between a Plurality of Cells in a Radio Network System, published as PCT/EP01/06925, WO02104058, DE60120505D1, DE60120505T2, EP1402749A1, EP1402749B1, US7031710, US20040180659, granted on 18/04/2006, 07/06/2006, Nokia. [pdf]

R+D projects (with public funding)

  1. Title: QoESON - QoE-aware self-planning and self-optimization in Beyond 4G networks (TEC2015-69982-R)
    Type of call: National
    Funded by: Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad
    Start: 01/01/2016 End: 31/12/2018
    Principal investigator: Dr. Matías Toril Genovés
  2. Title: 3D4G - Optimization of the quality of experience of 3D video in 4G networks (TIN2012-36455)
    Type of call: National
    Funded by: Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad
    Start: 01/01/2013 End: 31/12/2015
    Principal investigator: Dr. Matías Toril Genovés
  3. Title: Self-optimising heterogeneous mobile radio access networks (TEC2009-13413)
    Type of call: National
    Funded by: Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación
    Start: 01/01/2010 End: 31/12/2012
    Principal investigator: Dr. Matías Toril Genovés
  4. Title: Optimisation of the structure of heterogeneous radio access networks by graph partitioning techniques (TEC2008-06216)
    Type of call: National
    Funded by: Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación
    Start: 01/01/2009 End: 31/12/2009
    Principal investigator: Dr. Matías Toril Genovés
  5. Title: GANDALF, Monitoring and Self-Tuning of RRM Parameters in a Multi-System Network (CP2-014) [link]
    Type of call: European
    Funded by: Celtic-Eureka
    Start: 01/06/2005 End: 31/05/2007
    Project coordinator:
    Dr. Zwi Altman, Principal investigator (UMA): Dr. Mariano Fernández Navarro
  6. Title: Development of Tools for Optimising Radio Resources in Mobile Communications Networks (TEC2003-07827) [link]
    Type of call: National
    Funded by: Ministerio de Ciencia y Tecnología
    Start: 01/11/2003 End: 01/11/2006
    Principal investigator: Dr. Mariano Fernández Navarro

R+D contracts (with private/public funding)

  1. Title: SON funcionality for mobile network planning and optimization
    Funded by: Optimi Spain-Ericsson
    Start: 01/07/2011 End: 30/09/2016
    Principal investigator: Dr. Matías Toril Genovés
  2. Title: Development of an advanced SON platform for 3G and 4G networks
    Funded by: Optimi Spain-Ericsson
    Start: 01/07/2011 End: 30/06/2015
    Principal investigator: Dr. Mariano Fernández Navarro
  3. Title: SON functionality for self-healing
    Funded by: Optimi Spain-Ericsson
    Start: 01/07/2011 End: 30/06/2015
    Principal investigator: Dr. Raquel Barco Moreno
  4. Title: Prototype for measuring patterns of power consumption
    Funded by: Medidas Eléctricas De Andalucía (Medeland)
    Start: 01/12/2007 End: 31/03/2008
    Principal investigator: Dr. Luis Díez del Río
  5. Title: Centre of mobile network system engineering at the Parque Tecnológico de Andalucía
    Funded by: Nokia Spain
    Start: 01/01/2000 End: 31/06/2003
    Principal investigator: Dr. Carlos Camacho Peñalosa
  6. Title: Course in "Audiovisual Production Centres"
    Funded by: Centro de Profesorado "José Rodríguez Galán" (Antequera) de la consejería de Educación y Ciencia de la Junta de Andalucía
    Start: 01/09/2002 End: 30/09/2002
    Principal investigator: Dr. Carlos Camacho Peñalosa
  7. Title: Course in "Development of Telecommunications Projects"
    Funded by: Centro de Profesorado "José Rodríguez Galán" (Antequera) de la consejería de Educación y Ciencia de la Junta de Andalucía
    Start: 01/09/2001 End: 31/09/2001
    Principal investigator: Dr. Carlos Camacho Peñalosa

Visiting Researcher

  1. School of Computing And Mathematical Sciences, University of Greenwich (London, UK), Analysis of Graph Partitioning Algorithms for Structuring UTRAN and E-UTRAN, supervised by Dr. Chris Walshaw, Jul-Aug 2010.
  2. Wireless Access Research Centre, University of Limerick (Limerick, Ireland), Analysis of User Mobility Models in Heterogeneous Radio Access Networks, supervised by Dr. Sean McGrath, Jul-Aug 2008.
  3. School Of Computing And Mathematicals Sciences, University of Greenwich (London, UK), Analysis of Heuristic Graph Partitioning Algorithms for Cellular Network Structuring, supervised by Dr. Chris Walshaw, Jun-Sep 2006.
  4. Ascom Tech AG (Bern, Switzerland), Development of guided optical transceivers for video-on-demand applications, supervised by Mr. Mark Fitzpatrick, Feb 1995-May 1996.

Research Awards

  1. "Premio extraordinario de Doctorado 2006-2009", Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería de Telecomunicación, Universidad de Málaga.
  2. "ALCATEL-LUCENT award" to the "Best PhD Thesis in New Interactive Services over VoIP", National Board of Telecommunication Engineers (Colegio Oficial de Ingenieros de Telecomunicación de Spain), 2008.
  3. "Celtic Excellence Award" to the GANDALF project, CELTIC CORE GROUP, 2008.
  4. "IV Premio Andalucía de Investigación «Juan López de Peñalver»" for technology and knowledge transfer to the research group TIC-102 «Ingeniería de Comunicaciones», Junta de Andalucía, 2015.

Research Grants

  • EU COMETT programme, Ascom Tech AG (Bern, Switzerland), Feb 2005-Jul 2005.

Reviewer

  • IEEE Communications Magazine (2015-2017)
  • IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technologies (2012-2015)
  • IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (2011-2012)
  • IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine (2016)
  • IEEE Communications Letters (2009-2017)
  • Computer Networks, Elsevier (2012)
  • Mobile Networks and Applications, Springer (2016)
  • Wireless Networks, Elsevier (2016)
  • Asian Journal of Control, Springer (2010)
  • International Journal on Antennas and Propagation, Hindawi (2008)
  • Wireless Personal Communications, Springer (2007-2011)
  • IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, IEEE Communications Society (2006, 2008, 2010)
  • Jornadas TELECOM I+D (2007, 2008)
  • Simposium Nacional de la Unión Científica Internacional de Radio (2009)
  • Awards to the "Best MS and PhD Theses" from the National Board of Telecommunication Engineers (2000-2009)

Supervised PhD theses

  1. Víctor Buenestado García, Optimización de la cobertura y la capacidad en redes LTE mediante procesado de eventos complejos, Sep 2017.
  2. Rocío Acedo Hernández, Planificación automática de parámetros en redes LTE mediante teoría de grafos, Sep 2017.
  3. Isabel de la Bandera Cascales, Detection and Compensation Methods for Self-Healing in Self-Organizing Networks, Mar 2017.
  4. José Ángel Fernández-Segovia, Algoritmos de planificación del control de potencia y estimación de capacidad en redes LTE, Jul 2015.
  5. José María Ruiz-Avilés, Algoritmos de reparto de tráfico en femtoceldas corporativas LTE, Jul 2015.
  6. Salvador Luna-Ramírez, Modelling and optimisation of GSM and UMTS radio access networks, Oct 2010 [pdf].

 

Management

 

Academic management

  1. Coordinator of University Master in Telecomunication Technologies, ETSI Telecomunicación, University of Málaga [2011-now]
  2. Coordinator of PhD Programme in Telecomunication, ETSI Telecomunicación, University of Málaga [2011-now]

TPC member

  • 1st International Workshop on Self-Organizing Networks (IWSON), 2011, Budapest
  • 2nd International Workshop on Self-Organizing Networks (IWSON), 2012, Paris
  • 3rd International Workshop on Self-Organizing Networks (IWSON), 2013, Dresden
  • 4th International Workshop on Self-Organizing Networks (IWSON), 2014, Barcelona
  • 5th International Workshop on Self-Organizing Networks (IWSON), 2015, Glasgow
  • 6th International Workshop on Self-Organizing Networks (IWSON), 2016, Valencia
  • 7th International Workshop on Self-Organizing Networks (IWSON), 2017, Barcelona
  • 8th International Workshop on Self-Organizing Networks (IWSON), 2018, Bolognia

 

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