The Mobility Management and Networking (MOMENT) Laboratory at UC Santa Barbara focuses on mobile, wireless networking, as well as solutions for information and communications technology for development (ICTD).  Please check out our "About" page to learn more about our recent research.

News

  • 08 October 2020 —  Congratulations to MOMENT Ph.D. student Vivek Adarsh for winning the HP Labs Best in Class summer project.  Vivek's work on smartNICs was selected out of over 400 intern projects.  Read more about his project here.
  • 30 April 2020 —  Congratulations to MOMENT PhD student Michael Nekrasov on the successful completion of his Ph.D.  Dr. Nekrasov, whose dissertation is titled "Robust, Resilient Networked Communication in Challenged Environments", is the 19th Ph.D. graduate of the MOMENT Lab.  Who will be graduate #20??
  • 30 June 2020 —  Congratulations to MOMENT student Dana Nguyen on the successful completion of her MS degree!   We will miss you Dana!
  • 12 January 2020 —  Congratulations to Udit Paul, Vivek Adarsh, Michael Nekrasov and Alex Ermakov on the publication of their paper "#Outage: Detecting Power and Communication Outages from Social Networks" in WWW'20!!!
  • 23 September 2019 —  Congratulations and farewell to Mai El Sherief on completing her Ph.D. on Social Computing Techniques for Personal Safety. We look forward to hearing about your next ventures.
  • 05 September 2019 —  Congratulations to MOMENT Lab students Michael Nekrasov, Vivek Adarsh, Udit Paul and Esther Showalter on the acceptance of their paper to IEEE MASS'19.
  • 01 September 2019 —  Congratulations to MOMENT Lab students Vivek Adarsh and Michael Nekrasov on the acceptance of their paper "Packet-level Overload Estimation in LTE Networks using Passive Measurements", to ACM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC).
  • 01 August 2019 —  Congratulations to MOMENT Lab students Michael Nekrasov and Ryan Allen on the acceptance of their paper "Optimizing 802.15.4 Outdoor IoT Sensor Networks for Aerial Data Collection" to the MDPI Sensors Journal.
  • 01 July 2019 —  Congratulations to MOMENT Lab student Vivek Adarsh on the acceptance of his paper "MPTCP Performance over Heterogenous Subpaths" to ICCCN'19.
  • 01 July 2019 —  Congratulations to MOMENT Lab student Mai El Sherief on the acceptance her papers at NAACL '19 and ACL'19.

Our active topics include:

Network Monitoring and Assesment

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Cellular Networks

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Aerial Networks

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Extending Internet Connectivity

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