2018: A. Kuusik, M. M. Alam, T. Kask and K. Gross-Paju, “Wearable m-assessment system for neurological disease patients,” 2018 IEEE 4th World Forum on Internet of Things (WF-IoT), Singapore, 2018, pp. 201-206.

2019: Khan, Fawad; Ahmad, Rizwan; Ahmed, Waqas; Alam, Muhammad Mahtab; Drieberg, Micheal (2019). Interference and Priority aware Coexistence (IPC) algorithm for link scheduling in IEEE 802.15.6 based WBANs. IEEE Access, 7 (1), 168736−168751. DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2955395.

2019: Rida Khan, Muhammad Mahtab Alam, Tuomas Paso, Jussi Haapola, “Throughput and Channel Aware MAC Scheduling for SmartBAN Standard”, IEEE Access Journal, Vol 7, pp: 63133-63145.

2019: Rida Khan, Muhammad Mahtab Alam, “SmartBAN Performance Evaluation for Diverse Applications”, 15 th EAI International Conference on Body Area Networks, pp: 239-251.

2019: Rida Khan, Muhammad Mahtab Alam, Alar Kuusik, “Channel Prediction based Enhanced Throughput and Channel Aware MAC in SmartBAN Standard”, IEEE 16th International Symposium on Wireless Communication System (ISWCS 2019), pp: 1-6, 2019.

2019: Fawad Khan, Rizwan Ahmad, Waqas Ahmed, Muhammad Mahtab Alam, Micheal Drieberg, “Interference and Priority Aware Coexistence (IPC) Algorithm for Link Scheduling in IEEE 802.15.6 Based WBANs”, IEEE Access Journal, Vol. 2019, pp:1-15.

2019: Tsiopoulos, Leonidas; Kuusik, Alar; Vain, Jüri; Bahsi, Hayretdin (2020). Model-based analysis of secure and patient-dependent pacemaker monitoring system. Body Area Networks. Smart IoT and Big Data for Intelligent Health : 15th EAI International Conference, BODYNETS 2020, Tallinn, Estonia, October 21, 2020, Proceedings. Ed. Alam, M. M.; Hämäläinen, M.; Mucchi, L.; Niazi, I. K.; Le Moullec, Y. Cham: Springer, 77−91. (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering ; 330). DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-64991-3_6.

2019: Triin Kask, Alar Kuusik, Meerolla Kumar, Heigo Maamagi, Katrin Gross- Paju, Effects of Physical Exercise on Balange, Range of Motion (ROM) and Angular Velocity (AV) Measurements, XXIV World Congress of Neurology.

2020: Khan, R.; Alam, M. M.; Guizani, M. (2020). A Flexible Enhanced Throughput and Reduced Overhead (FETRO) MAC Protocol for ETSI SmartBAN. IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing. DOI: 10.1109/TMC.2020.3047596.

2020: Hamalainen, Matti; Mucchi, Lorenzo; Girod-Genet, Marc; Paso, Tuomas; Farserotu, John; Tanaka, Hirokazu; Anzai, Daisuke; Pierucci, Laura; Khan, Rida; Alam, Muhammad Mahtab; Dallemagne, Philippe (2020). ETSI SmartBAN Architecture: The Global Vision for Smart Body Area Networks. IEEE Access, 8, 150611−150625. DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2020.3016705.

2020: Saboor, A. l ; Kask, T.; Kuusik, A.; Alam, M. M.; Le Moullec, Y.; Niazi, I. K.; Zoha, A.; Ahmad, R. (2020). Latest Research Trends in Gait Analysis Using Wearable Sensors and Machine Learning: A Systematic Review. IEEE Access, 8, 167830 −167864. DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2020.3022818.

2020: Saboor, A.; Ahmad, R.; Ahmed, W.; Kiani, A. K.; Alam, M. M.; Kuusik, A.; Moullec, Y. Le (2020). Dynamic Slot Allocation using Non Overlapping Backoff Algorithm in IEEE 802.15.6 WBAN. IEEE Sensors Journal, 10862−10875. DOI: 10.1109/JSEN.2020.2993795.

2020: (Editors) BodyNet 2020 Proceedings: Alam, M.M.; Hämäläinen, M.; Mucchi, L.; Niazi, I.K.; Le Moullec, Y. (Eds.) (Ed.) (2020). –. Body Area Networks. Smart IoT and Big Data for Intelligent Health. Body Area Networks. Smart IoT and Big Data for Intelligent Health. 15th EAI International Conference, BODYNETS 2020, Tallinn, Estonia, October 21, 2020, Proceedings. Tallinn, Estonia: Springer International Publishing. (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering; 330). DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-64991-3.

2020: Khan, Fawad; Ahmad, Rizwan; Ahmed, Waqas; Alam, Muhammad Mahtab; Drieberg, Micheal (2020). Performance Analysis of Interference and Priority aware Coexistence in IEEE 802.15.6 based WBANs. Performance Analysis of Interference and Priority aware Coexistence in IEEE 802.15.6 based WBANs, 2020: 17th Biennial Baltic Electronics Conference (BEC). IEEE, 1−5. DOI: 0.1109/BEC49624.2020.9277066.

2020: Khan, R.; Alam, Muhammad M. (2020). Joint Throughput and Channel Aware MAC Scheduling for SmartBAN. 13th EAI International Conference on Body Area Networks: BODYNETS 2018 – 13th EAI International Conference on Body Area Networks, Oulu, Finland. 02-10-2018. Springer, 49−64. (EAI/Springer Innovations in Communication and Computing). DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-29897-5_5.

2020: Nishant Poddar, Sikandar Zulqarnain Khan, Jakob Mass, Satish Narayana Srirama (2020). Coverage Analysis of NB-IoT and Sigfox: Two Estonian University Campuses as a Case Study. 16th International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2020). IWCMC.

2021: Rostovski, J.; Krivošei, A.; Kuusik, A.; Ahmadov, U.; Alam, M. M. (2021). SVM Time Series Classification of Selected Gait Abnormalities. EAI BODYNETS 2021 – 16th EAI International Conference on Body Area Networks: Smart IoT and big data for intelligent health management October 25-26, 2021 Glasgow, Great Britain (Online). BODYNETS.

Through an external collaboration with National University of Science and Technology, Pakistan, work on IEEE 802.15.6 communication technology, particularly new coexistence strategies, have been proposed and published in IEEE Access Journal with title – Interference and Priority Aware Coexistence (IPC) Algorithm for Link Scheduling in IEEE 802.15.6 Based WBANs, ETIS 1.1.

Invention: System and method for self-assessment of physical capabilities and condition changes; Owners: Tallinn University of Technology, Motionmon OÜ; Authors: Alar Kuusik, Katrin Gross-Paju, Muhammad Mahtab Alam; Priority number: US16/268134; Priority date: 5.02.2019. Examined in 2021. Granted in 2022. [Link]

In addition to publications, as a dissemination and communication activities, we organized BodyNet 2020 conference, on 21-22 October 2020: http://bodynets.org/

Contribution to standard: ETSI SmartBAN “Rapporteur -TR 103 711 (Applying SmartBAN MAC (ETSI TS 103 325) for various use-cases)” [Link], https://bit.ly/3h0lV9B

Master theses

Nikolai Grigorjev, Master’s Degree, 2022, (sup) Yannick Le Moullec; Alar Kuusik, Development of an Initial Concept and Prototype for a Neuromuscular Assistive Stimulation System, Tallinn University of Technology School of Information Technologies, Thomas Johann Seebeck Department of Electronics

Ulvi Ahmadov, Master’s Degree, 2021, (sup) Alar Kuusik; Mart Tamre, The Context-Sensitive Gait Monitoring for Patient Support, Tallinn University of Technology School of Information Technologies, Thomas Johann Seebeck Department of Electronics