Book Reviews

Now, I am a Book Review Column Editor in IEEE Communications Magazine. I have published a few book reviews in this column:

  1. Milorad Cvijetic, Ivan B. Djordjevic, Advanced Optical Communication Systems and Networks, Artech House, Norwood MA 2013, IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 51, October 2013
  2. Jean-Yves Le Boudec, Performance Evaluation of Computer and Communication Systems, EPFL Press-CRC Press, Lausanne 2010, IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 49, October 2011
  3. Ted G. Lewis, Network Science: Theory and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken NJ 2009,  IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 47, October 2008
  4. Eric Bouillet, Georgios Ellinas, Jean-Francois Labourdette, Ramu Ramamurthy, Path Routing in Mesh Optical Networks, John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken 2007, IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 46, October 2008
  5. Stephen Farrell, Vinny Cahill, Delay- and Disruption-tolerant Networking, Artech House, Norwood 2006, IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 46, June 2008
  6. Hassan B. Diab, Albert Y. Zomaya (eds.), Dependable Computing Systems: Paradigms, Performance Issues, and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken 2005, IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 43, October 2006
  7. Jean-Philippe Vasseur, Mario Pickavet, Piet Demeester, Network Recovery, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, San Francisco 2004, IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 43, July 2005
  8. Wayne D. Grover, Mesh-Based Survivable Networks. Options and Strategies for Optical, MPLS, SONET, and ATM Networking, Prentice Hall PTR, Upper Saddle River 2003, IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 42, September 2004
  9. Peter Stavroulakis (ed.), Reliability, Survivability and Quality of Large Scale Telecommunication Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester 2003, IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 42, January 2004
  10. Martin L. Shooman, Reliability of Computer Systems and Networks: Fault Tolerance, Analysis, and Design, John Wiley and Sons, New York 2002, IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 41, April 2003
  11. Chris Oggerino, High Availability Network Fundamentals, Cisco Press, Indianapolis 2001, IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 40, February 2002

Additionally, I have reviewed books for ACM Computing Reviews:

  1. Douglas E. Comer, Computer Networks and Internets, 6th Ed., Pearson Education, Inc., ACM.Computingreviews.com, September 2016.
  2. Rajendra Bhatia, Positive Definite Matrices, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, ACM/Computingreviews.com, August 2016.
  3. Andre B. Bondi, Foundations of Software and System Performance Engineering. Process, Performance Modeling, Requirements, Testing, Scalability, and Practice, Addison-Wesley, Upper Saddle River, NJ, ACM/Computingreviews.com, June 2016.
  4. Alexander J. McNeil, Ruediger Frey and Paul Embrechts, Quantitative Risk Management. Concepts, Techniques and Tools. Revised Edition, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, ACM/Computingreviews.com, March 2016.
  5. Fayez Gebali, Analysis of Computer Networks. 2nd Edition, Springer Publishing Company, Inc., Berlin, Germany, ACM/Computingreviews.com, December 2015.
  6. Singuresu S. Rao, Reliability Engineering, Pearson Education, Inc., Upper Saddle River, NJ, ACM/Computingreviews.com, November 2015.
  7. Argimiro Arratia, Computational Finance. An Introductory Course with R. Atlantis Press, ACM/Computingreviews.com, February 2015.
  8. Simo Sarkka, Bayesian Filtering and Smoothing, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, ACM/Computingreviews.com, December 2014.
  9. N. Unnikrishnan Nair, P.~G. Sankaran, and N. Balakrishnan, Quantile-based Reliability Analysis, Birkhauser Basel, New York, NY, 2013, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, December 2014.
  10. Charles K. Chui and Qingtang Jiang, Applied Mathematics: Data Compression, Spectral Methods, Fourier Analysis, Wavelets, and Applications, Atlantis Publishing Corporation, Paris 2013, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, August 2014
  11. Brigitte d’Andréa-Novel and Michel De Lara, Control Theory for Engineers: a Primer, Springer Publishing Company, Inc. Berlin 2013, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, June 2014
  12. Mark L. Ayers, Telecommunications System Reliability Engineering, Theory, and Practice, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Hoboken 2012, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, March 2014
  13. Yun Fu, Yunqian Ma (eds.), Graph Embedding for Pattern Analysis, Springer Publishing Company, Inc., New York NY 2013, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, January 2014
  14. Michael J. Panik, Statistical Inference. A Short Course, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Hoboken 2013, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, December 2013
  15. Ivan Zelinka, Vaclav Snasel, Ajith Abraham (eds.), Handbook of Optimization. From Classical to Modern Approach, Springer-Verlag, Berlin 2013, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, October 2013
  16. Laszlo Lakatos, Laszlo Szeidl, Miklosz Telek, Introduction to Queuing Systems with Telecommunication Applications, Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, New York 2013, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, August 2013
  17. J. Martín Serrano Orozco, Applied Ontology Engineering in Cloud Services, Networks and Management Systems, Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, New York 2012, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, June 2013
  18. Peter Whittle, Networks: Optimisation and Evolution, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2012, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, May 2013
  19. Way Kuo, Xiaoyan Zhu, Importance Measures in Reliability, Risk, and Optimization. Principles and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester 2012, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, February 2013
  20. Stuart Anderson, Massimo Felici, Emerging Technological Risk: Underpinning the Risk of Technology Innovation, Springer Publishing Company, Inc., New York 2012, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, January 2013
  21. Patrick D.T. O’Connor, Andre Kleyner, Practical Reliability Engineering (5th Ed.), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester 2012, Computing Reviews, ACM/ Computingreviews.com, January 2013
  22. Marc Goetschalckx, Supply Chain Engineering, Springer Science+Business Media, New York 2011, Computing Reviews, ACM/computingreviews.com, October 2012
  23. Ernesto Estrada, The Structure of Complex Networks: Theory and Applications, Oxford University Press, Inc., New York 2011, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, October 2012
  24. Krzysztof Kołowrocki, Joanna Soszyńska-Bury, Reliability and Safety of Complex Technical Systems and Processes: Modeling-Identification-Prediction-Optimization, Springer Publishing Company, Inc., New York 2011, Computing Reviews, ACM/Computingreviews.com, August 2012
  25. Harry Schwarzlander, Probability Concepts and Theory for Engineers, Wiley Publishing, Hoboken 2011, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, March 2012
  26. Eric Bauer, Design for Reliability, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken 2010, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, December 2011
  27. Terje Aven, Quantitative Risk Assessment. The Scientific Platform, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2011, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, December 2011
  28. Nick Antonopoulos, Lee Gillam (eds.), Cloud Computing. Principles, Systems and Applications, Springer Publishing Company, Inc., Berlin Heidelberg 2010, w: Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, November 2011
  29. Katinka Wolter, Stochastic Models for Fault Tolerance: Restart, Rejuvenation and Checkpointing, Springer Publishing Company, Inc., New York 2010, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, August 2011
  30. Sasu Tarkoma, Overlay Networks: Toward Information Networking, Auerbach Publications, Boston 2010, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, June 2011
  31. Xuemin Shen, Heather Yu, John Buford, Mursalin Akon (eds.), Handbook of Peer-to-Peer Networking, Springer Science+Business Media LLC, New York 2010, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, May 2011
  32. Arie M.C.A. Koster, Xavier Muñoz (eds.), Graphs and Algorithms in Communication Networks: Studies in Broadband, Optical, Wireless and Ad Hoc Networks, Springer Publishing Company, Inc., Berlin Heidelberg 2010,  Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, April 2011
  33. Quang Hieu Vu, Mihai Lupu, Beng Chin Ooi, Peer-to-Peer Computing. Principles and Applications, Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg 2010, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, February 2011
  34. Rajiv Ramaswamy, Kumar Sivarajan, Galen Sasaki, Optical Networks: A Practical Perspective, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco 2009, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, December 2010
  35. Frank H. P. Fitzek, Hassan Charaf, Mobile Peer To Peer (P2P). A Tutorial Guide, John Wiley and Sons, Ltd., Chichester 2009, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, December 2010
  36. Vinod Joseph, Brett Chapman, Deploying QoS for Cisco IP and Next Generation Networks: the Definitive Guide, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco 2009, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, November 2010
  37. John F. Buford, Heather Yu, End Keong Lua, P2P Networking and Applications, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco 2008, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, June 2010
  38. Maria Papadopouli, Henning Schulzrinne, Peer-to-peer Computing for Mobile Networks: Information Discovery and Dissemination, Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, New York 2009, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, March 2010
  39. Jane Simmons, Optical Network Design and Planning, Springer Publishing Company, Heidelberg 2008, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, March 2010
  40. Krishna B. Misra (ed.), Handbook of Performability Engineering, Springer-Verlag London Limited, London 2008, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, February 2010
  41. William Stallings, Data and Computer Communications, 8th ed., Prentice-Hall, Inc., Upper Saddle River 2007, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, December 2009
  42. Yi Qian, James Joshi, David Tipper, Prashant Krishnamurthy (eds.), Information Assurance: Dependability and Security in Networked Systems, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco 2007, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, December 2009
  43. Gerhard Rufa, Developments in Telecommunications: with a Focus on SS7 Network Reliability, Springer Publishing Company, Heidelberg 2008, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, November 2009
  44. Vincenzo de Florio, Application-layer Fault-tolerance Protocols, IGI Publishing, Hershey 2009, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, August 2009
  45. Ian J. Tayor, Andrew Harrison, From P2P and Grids to Services on the Web: Evolving Distributed Communities, 2nd ed., Springer Publishing Company, London 2009, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, July 2009
  46. Christian Jacquenet, Gilles Bourdon, Mohamed Boucadair, Service Automation and Dynamic Provisioning Techniques in IP/MPLS Environments, John Wiley and Sons, Ltd, Chichester 2008, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, June 2009
  47. Stamatios Kartalopoulos, Next Generation Intelligent Optical Networks: from Access to Backbone, Springer Publishing Company, Heidelberg 2007, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, May 2009
  48. John Evans, Clarence Filsfils, Deploying IP and MPLS QoS for Multiservice Networks: Theory & Practice, Morgan Kaufmann Publisher – Elsevier, San Francisco 2007, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, February 2009
  49. Oleg Sheluhin, Sergey Smolskiy, Andrew Osin, Self-similar Processes in Telecommunications, A John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York 2007, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, January 2009
  50. Deepankar Medhi, Karthikeyan Ramasamy, Network Routing. Algorithms, Protocols, and Architectures, Morgan Kaufmann Publisher – Elsevier, San Francisco 2007, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, December 2008
  51. John G. van Bosse, Fabrizio U. Devetak, Signaling in Telecommunication Networks, Wiley-Interscience, A John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York 2007, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, July 2008
  52. Sridhar Srinivasan, Design and Use of Managed Overlay Networks, College of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta 2007, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, June 2008
  53. George R. Roelke IV, Fault and Defect Tolerant Computer Architectures: Reliable Computing with Unreliable Devices, Department of the Air Force Air University Air Force Institute of Technology, Ohio 2006, Computing Reviews, ACM/reviews.com, August 2007