Using Deep Learning and Radio Virtualisation for Efficient Spectrum Sharing Among Coexisting Networks

  • Wei LiuEmail author
  • Joao F. Santos
  • Xianjun Jiao
  • Francisco Paisana
  • Luiz A. DaSilva
  • Ingrid Moerman
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, volume 261)


This work leverages recent advances in machine learning for radio environment monitoring with context awareness, and uses the obtained information for creating radio slices that can optimally coexist with ongoing traffic in a given spectrum band. We instantiate radio slices as virtualised radios built on a software-defined radio platform. Then, we describe a proof-of-concept experiment that validates and demonstrates our proposed solution.


Machine learning Radio access technology classification Radio virtualisation Software-defined radio 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wei Liu
    • 1
    Email author
  • Joao F. Santos
    • 2
  • Xianjun Jiao
    • 1
  • Francisco Paisana
    • 2
  • Luiz A. DaSilva
    • 2
  • Ingrid Moerman
    • 1
  1. 1.IDLab University Ghent - IMECGhentBelgium
  2. 2.Trinity College Dublin - CONNECT CentreDublinIreland

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