Skip to content


Please visit my Google Scholar profile for an up-to-date list of publications and patents.


  • A. Kak and I. F. Akyildiz, “Designing Large-scale Constellations for the Internet of Space Things with CubeSats, IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 8, no. 3, pp. 1749-1768, February 2021. [Full Article]
  • I. F. Akyildiz, A. Kak, and S. Nie, “6G and Beyond: The Future of Wireless Communications Systems, IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 133995-134030, July 2020. [PDF]
  • A. Kak, A. Kureev, E. Khorov, and I. F. Akyildiz, “Radio Access Network Design with Software-Defined Mobility Management,” ACM/Springer Journal of Wireless Networks (WINET), vol. 26, pp. 3349-3362, July 2020. [Full Article]
  • I. F. Akyildiz and A. Kak, “The Internet of Space Things/CubeSats,” IEEE Network, vol. 33, no. 5, pp. 212-218, Sept.-Oct. 2019. [PDF]
  • I. F. Akyildiz and A. Kak, “The Internet of Space Things/CubeSats: A Ubiquitous cyber-physical System for the Connected World,” Computer Networks (Elsevier) Journal, vol. 150, pp. 134-149, February 2019. [Full Article]
  • I. F. Akyildiz, A. Kak, E. Khorov, A. Krasilov, and A. Kureev, “ARBAT: A Flexible Network Architecture for QoE-aware Communications in 5G Systems,” Computer Networks (Elsevier) Journal, vol. 147, pp. 262-279, December 2018. [Full Article]


  • A. Kak and I. F. Akyildiz, “Online Intra-domain Segment Routing for Software-defined CubeSat Networks,” 2020 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Taipei, Taiwan, December 2020. [Full Article]
  • N. Keni and A. Kak., “Adaptive Containerization for Microservices in Distributed Cloud Systems,” 2020 IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC), Las Vegas, NV, January 2020. [Full Article]
  • A. Kak and I. F. Akyildiz, “Large Scale Constellation Design for the Internet of Space Things/CubeSats,” 2019 IEEE Globecom Workshops (GC Wkshps), Waikoloa, HI, December 2019. [Full Article]
  • A. Kak, E. Guven, U. Ergin, and I. F. Akyildiz, “Performance Analysis of SDN-based Internet of Space Things,” 2018 IEEE Globecom Workshops (GC Wkshps), Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018. [Full Article]