Ronan Skehill,  Carlos Antonio de Ramos and Sean Mc Grath “Automated Troubleshooting of a UMTS-WLAN Test Platform”, Springer Journal of Mobile Networks and Applications, Tuesday, November 2009.

Matías Toril, Salvador Luna Ramírez, University of Málaga.; Volker Wille, Nokia Siemens Networks, Performance Services, UK; Ronan Skehill, University of Limerick;  “Analysis of User Mobility Statistics for Cellular Network Re-structuring”  in the proceedings ofVTC Spring 2009, Barcelona, Spain.

Ronan Skehill, Padraig Scully, Eduardo Cano, Joseph Johnson, John Nelson and Sean Mc Grath “Mobility in Wireless Communication Networks”, Book chapter for “Handbook of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems”, World Scientific, 2009.


Padraig Scully, Ronan Skehill and Sean McGrath “Mobility in a RF Isolated Test Platform” IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine Special Issue on “Practical aspects of mobility in wireless self-organizing networks”, December 2008

Padraig Scully, Ronan Skehill and Sean McGrath “Evaluating Mobility in a RF Isolation Testbed”  Irish Signals and Systems Conference, June 18th -19th, Galway, Ireland, 2008.

David Palomar, Ronan Skehill, Ian Rice, Dorel Picovici and Sean Mc Grath “Objective Assessment of Audio Quality” Irish Signals and Systems Conference, June 18th -19th, Galway, Ireland, 2008.

Ronan Skehill, Sean Mc Grath, “Vehicular Mobility Modelling: A Potential-Flow Approach” International conference focusing on Simulation Tools and Techniques for Communications, Networks, and Systems (SIMUTools), March 3-7,Marseille, France 2008.

Ronan Skehill, Sean Mc Grath, Carlos de Antonio Ramos “Automated Troubleshooting of a UMTS-WLAN Test Platform” ACM/SIGARCH TridentCom 2008 the 4th International Conference on Testbeds and Research Infrastructures for the Development of Networks & Communities, March 18-20, Innsbruck, Austria 2008.

Ronan Skehill, Alan Dunne, John Nelson “Booting Thin Clients over a Wireless BridgeLinux Journal May 2008.

Ronan Skehill, William Kent, Dorel Picovici, Michael Barry “Evaluating QoS in a Heterogeneous Network Environment”, book chapter in “Wireless Multimedia: QoS and Solutions” published by Idea Group ISBN 978-1-59904-820-8. July 2008


Ronan Skehill, Padriag Scully, Sean Mc Grath “Characteristics, Results and Findings of IEEE 802.11 in an RF Isolated Testbed” PIMRC September 2007.

Ronan Skehill, Sean Mc Grath “The Application of Fluid Mobility Modelling in Wireless Cellular Networks” International Journal Mobile Information Systems, Volume 3, Number 2 June 2007.

Abed Samhat, Ronan Skehill, Zwi Altman “Automated Troubleshooting in WLAN Networks” 16th IST Mobile and Wireless Communication Summit July 1-5 Budapest 2007 .

William Kent, Ronan Skehill, Michael Barry, Sean McGrath “An Integrated UMTS-WLAN Testbed” IEEE TridentCom May 2007.

Ronan Skehill, Michael Barry, Maria O’Callaghan, Neville Gawley, William Kent and Sean Mc Grath – “Common RRM Approach to Admission Control for Converged Heterogeneous Wireless Networks”, Special Issue of IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine on Technologies On Future Converged Wireless And Mobility Platform, Vol 14, No 2, April 2007.


Ronan. J. Skehill, D. Picovici, K. Mc Grath “VoIP Assessment in IEEE802.11 Networks Using Speech and Packet Based Techniques”, 15th IST Mobile & Wireless Communication Summit, Myconos 4-8 June 2006, Greece.

S. Luna Ramírez, M. Toril Genovés, M. Fernández , Ronan Skehill, Sean Mc Grath, “Performance Evaluation of Policy-Based Admission Control Algorithms for a Joint Radio Resource Management Environment” IEEE Melecon Malaga 2006.

Zwi Altman, Ronan Skehill, Raquel Barco, Lars Moltsen, Rob Brennan, Abed Samhat, Rana Khanafer, Hervé Dubreil1, Michael Barry Beatriz Solana “The Celtic Gandalf Framework” IEEE Melecon Malaga, 2006.

B. Gleeson, D. Picovici, R. Skehill and J. Nelson, “Exploring Power Saving in 802.11 VoIP wireless links”. IWCMC 2006 Wireless Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks Sheraton Wall Centre, Vancouver, Canada Jul 3-6 2006.

Padraig Scully, Ronan Skehill, “Demonstration of Aggregate Mobility Models in MATLAB”, ISSC 2006, 30-31 June 2006.


D. Picovici, R. Skehill, C. Flanagan and J. Nelson, “Towards Real-Time Objective Assessment of Conversational Speech Quality for Next Generation IP Networks”, Global Signal Processing Conferences & Expos for the Industry- Pervasive Signal Processing (GSPx-2005), 24-27 October 2005, Santa Clara, California, ISBN 0-9728718-2-9.

Mark Andrews, Ronan J. Skehill, Michael Barry, Sean McGrath “Secure IP Mobility” in the proceedings of the ICETE 2005 Reading, England, October 3-7.

Alan Barry, George Healy, Cian Daly, Joseph Johnson and Ronan J. Skehill. “Overview of Wi-Max IEEE 802.16a/e” in the proceedings of the 5th Annual ICT Information Technology and Telecommunications, Cork, October 2005.

Padraig Scully and Ronan J. Skehill “Demonstration of Individual Mobility Models” in proceedings of Irish Signals and Systems Conference, Dublin September 2005.

Ronan Skehill, Michael Barry, Sean McGrath, “Pedestrian and Vehicular Traffic Characteristics for Synthetic-Hybrid Mobility Models”, 9th WSEAS Intern. Conference on COMMUNICATIONS, Greece, 14-16th July 2005.

Ronan Skehill, Dorel Picovici, William Kent “Wireless MANET Testbed for Reproducible Voice over IP Evaluation” in Proceedings of the International Communication Sciences and Technology Association in conjunction with IEEE WICON, Budapest. July 2005.


Mark Andrews, Sean McGrath, Ronan Skehill, “Next Generation Mobile IPv4-Securing Mobility”, 4th Annual ICT Information Technology and Telecommunications, Limerick , October 21 2004

William Kent, Ronan Skehill, Nicola Lenihan, and Michael Barry, “OPNET Simulation of the REALM Network”. 4th Annual ICT Information Technology and Telecommunications, Limerick ,October 21 2004

Ronan Skehill, Sean McGrath “Mobility Modelling: A Fluid Dynamics Approach” IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference Los Angeles, September 2004.

Ronan Skehill, Sean McGrath, “PCS Location Area Optimisation Using An Aggregate Mobility Model”. IEEE Personal, Indoor And Mobile Radio Communications 2004, Barcelona September 2004.

Connor Goulding, Barry Holland, Eoin Kiely and, Ronan Skehill, “WLAN/UMTS Integration Techniques”, Irish Signals and Systems Conference, Belfast, July 2004.


Ronan Skehill, Mark Andrews, Sean McGrath, “Survey of Mobility Management Techniques in Personal Communication Service Networks”, Irish Signals and Systems Conference 1 Limerick July 2003.

Ronan Skehill, Ian Rice, Sean McGrath “SDL system development of distributed UMTS signalling layers” 2nd Annual ICT Information Technology and Telecommunications, Waterford October 30 2002.


Ramon Ferrús, Anna Umbert, Xavier Revés, Ferran Casadevall, Ronan Skehill, Ian Rice, “ARROWS UMTS Test-bed Description” Greece IST Mobile Summit July 2002.

Ronan Skehill, Sean McGrath, “Mobility Management for IP Mobile Hosts” 2nd Annual ICT Information Technology and Telecommunications, Waterford ,October 31 2002.


Ronan Skehill, Sean McGrath, “IP mobility Management”, IEI / IEE Telecommunications Systems Research Symposium Dublin Nov 2001.