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Publications using free5GC

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  1. Jan Erik Håkegård, Henrik Lundkvist, Ashish Rauniyar, Peter Morris, "Performance Evaluation of an Open Source Implementation of a 5G Standalone Platform" Journals & Magazines IEEE 2024
  2. Matan Broner, Sangwoo Lee, Liuyi Jin , Radu Stoleru ,"5G-MANTRA: Multi-Access Network Testbed for Research on ATSSS" ACM
  3. David Soldani, "eBPF: A New Approach to Cloud-Native Observability, Networking and Security for Current (5G) and Future Mobile Networks (6G and Beyond)",2023
  4. Matan Broner, Sangwoo Lee, Liuyi Jin, and Radu Stoleru, "Poster: Towards Multi-Radio Access in 5G Networks," MobiSys '23: Proceedings of the 21st Annual International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications and ServicesJune, p.575–576, 2023
  5. Francesco Mancini, Leonardo Tamiano, and Giuseppe Bianchi, "5GShell: a plug-and-play framework for automating the deployment of 5G cellular networks," 26th Conference on Innovation in Clouds, Internet and Networks and Workshops (ICIN), 2023
  6. Branislava Zivkovic, and Zoran Cica, "Network Traffic Capturing in Open-Source 5G Core Network Platform," 10th International Conference on Electrical, Electronic and Computing Engineering (IcETRAN), 2023
  7. Gabriel Lando, Lucas Augusto Fonseca Schierholt, Mateus Paludo Milesi, and Juliano Araujo Wickboldt, "Evaluating the performance of open source software implementations of the 5G network core," NOMS 2023-2023 IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium, 2023
  8. Zixu Tian, Rajendra Patil, Mohan Gurusamy, and Joshua McCloud, "ADSeq-5GCN: Anomaly Detection from Network Traffic Sequences in 5G Core Network Control Plane," IEEE 24th International Conference on High Performance Switching and Routing (HPSR), 2023
  9. Taeho Park, Hochan Lee, Heewon Kim, Subin Han, Taeyun Kim, and Sangheon Pack, "Divide and Cache: A Novel Control Plane Framework for Private 5G Networks," IEEE 20th Consumer Communications & Networking Conference (CCNC), 2023
  10. Seungchan Woo, Jaehyoung Park, Soonhong Kwon, Kyungmin Park, Jonghyun Kim, and Jong-Hyouk Lee, "Simulation of Data Hijacking Attacks for a 5G-Advanced Core Network," Joint European Conference on Networks and Communications & 6G Summit (EuCNC/6G Summit), 2023
  11. Zhao Liu, Ping Wang, Yongjing Li, Zhan Xu, and Ming Zhao, "A Blockchain-based Method for Monitoring Userplane Congestion in Mobile Core Network," IEEE 13th International Conference on Electronics Information and Emergency Communication (ICEIEC), 2023
  12. Domenico Scotece, Asma Noor, Luca Foschini, and Antonio Corradi, "5G-Kube: Complex Telco Core Infrastructure Deployment Made Low-Cost," IEEE Communications Magazine, p.26-30, ( Volume: 61, Issue: 7, July 2023)
  13. Serkut Ayvaşık, Edwin Babaians, Arled Papa, Yash Deshpande, Alba Jano, Wolfgang Kellerer, and Eckehard Steinbach, "Demo: Remote Robot Control with Haptic Feedback over the Munich 5G Research Hub Testbed," IEEE 24th International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM), 2023
  14. Robert Pell, Mohammad Shojafar, Dimitrios Kosmanos, and Sotiris Moschoyiannis, "Service Classification of Network Traffic in 5G Core Networks using Machine Learning, "IEEE International Conference on Edge Computing and Communications (EDGE)," IEEE International Conference on Edge Computing and Communications (EDGE), 2023
  15. Nathalie Wehbe, Hyame Assem Alameddine, Makan Pourzandi, and Chadi Assi, "5GShield: HTTP/2 Anomaly Detection in 5G Service-Based Architecture," 2023 IFIP Networking Conference (IFIP Networking), 2023
  16. Francesco Mancini, and Giuseppe Bianchi, "ScasDK - A Development Kit for Security Assurance test in Multi-Network-Function 5G," ARES '23: Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security, 2023
  17. Jiasheng Wu, Yue Gao, Lin Wang, Jingjing Zhang, and Dapeng Oliver Wu, "How to Allocate Resources in Cloud Native Networks Towards 6G," IEEE Network, p.1-7, 2023
  18. Koya Ito, and Noboru Izuka, "Proposal of Client-Server Based Vertical Handover Scheme Using Virtual Routers for Edge Computing in Local 5G Networks and WLANs," IEEE 13th Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference (CCWC), 2023
  19. Zujany Salazar, Fatiha Zaïdi, Huu-Nghia Nguyen, Wissam Mallouli, Ana Rosa Cavalli, and Edgardo Montes De Oca, "A Network Traffic Mutation Based Ontology, and Its Application to 5G Networks," IEEE Access ( Volume: 11), 2023
  20. Jon Larrea, Andrew E. Ferguson, and Mahesh K. Marina "CoreKube: An Efficient, Autoscaling and Resilient Mobile Core System" ACM MobiCom 2023
  21. Ruoting Xiong, Kit-Lun Tong, Yi Ren, Wei Ren, and Gerard Parr, "From 5G to 6G: It is Time to Sniff the Communications between a Base Station and Core Networks" ACM MobiCom 2023
  22. Bhavishya Sharma, Shwetha Vittal, and A Antony Franklin "FlexCore: Leveraging XDP-SCTP for Scalable and Resilient Network Slice Service in Future 5G Core" APNET 2023
  23. Francesco Mancini, Giuseppe Bianchi "ScasDK - A Development Kit for Security Assurance test in Multi-Network-Function 5G" ARES 2023
  24. Endri Goshi, Michael Jarschel, Rastin Pries, Mu He, Wolfgang Kellerer, "Investigating Inter-NF Dependencies in Cloud-Native 5G Core Networks" 2021 17th International Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM) IEEE
  25. Weihong Cai, Hongyue Lv, Fanfeng Kong, "A Concurrent Improvement Design for UDM Architecture in Free5GC" 2023 8th International Conference on Information Systems Engineering (ICISE) IEEE
  26. Sinta Novanana, Gunawan Wibisono "5G Lab as a Service (Laas) Simulator Deployment: Study Case Scenarios in Indonesian Higher Education" 2023 3rd International Conference on Electronic and Electrical Engineering and Intelligent System (ICE3IS) IEEE
  27. Taeho Park, Hochan Lee, Heewon Kim, Subin Han, Taeyun Kim, Sangheon Pack, "Divide and Cache: A Novel Control Plane Framework for Private 5G Networks" 2023 IEEE 20th Consumer Communications & Networking Conference (CCNC) IEEE
  28. M. Quadrini, D. Verde, M. Luglio, C. Roseti, F. Zampognaro, "Implementation and Testing of MP-TCP ATSSS in a 5G Multi-Access Configuration" 2023 International Symposium on Networks, Computers and Communications (ISNCC) IEEE
  29. Ralf Kundel, et al., "User plane hardware acceleration in access networks: Experiences in offloading network functions in real 5g deployments," Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences. Computer Society Press, 2022.
  30. Taeyun Kim, et al., "An Implementation Study of Network Data Analytic Function in 5G," IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics, 2022.
  31. Zhou Cong, et al., "CeUPF: Offloading 5G User Plane Function to Programmable Hardware Base on Co-existence Architecture," ACM International Conference on Intelligent Computing and its Emerging Applications, 2021.
  32. Gholamreza Ramezan, et al., "EAP-ZKP: A Zero-Knowledge Proof based Authentication Protocol to Prevent DDoS Attacks at the Edge in Beyond 5G," IEEE 4th 5G World Forum, 2021.
  33. Ryan Pepito and Ashutosh Dutta, "Open Source 5G Security Testbed for Edge Computing," IEEE 5G World Forum (5GWF), 2021.
  34. Robert MacDavid, et al., "A P4-based 5G User Plane Function," 2021.
  35. Joe Breen, et al., "Powder: Platform for Open Wireless Data-driven Experimental Research"," Computer Networks, 2021.
  36. Endri Goshi, et al,, "Investigating Inter-NF Dependencies in Cloud-Native 5G Core Network," International Conference on Network and Service Management, 2021.
  37. Zhi-Li Zhang, et al., "Towards aSoftware-Defined, Fine-Grained QoS Framework for 5G and Beyond Networks," ACM SIGCOMM Workshop on Network-Application Integration, 2021.
  38. Zujany Salazar, et al, "5Greplay: a 5G Network Traffic Fuzzer - Application to Attack Injection," International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security, 2021.
  39. M.J. Kim, et al., "Analysis of Current 5G Open-Source Projects," Electronics and Telecommunications Trends, 36(2), p.83-92, 2021.
  40. Yang Hu, et al., "Fuzzing Method Based on Selection Mutation of Partition Weight Table for 5G Core Network NGAP Protocol," International Conference on Innovative Mobile and Internet Services in Ubiquitous Computing. Springer, Cham, 2021.
  41. Ayoub Bergaoui, et al., "Demonstration of Orchestration of 5G Core Network Functions with a Satellite Emulator," 2021.
  42. Dener Kraus, "Computação de borda para indústria utilizando a rede 5G," 2021.
  43. Iria Míguez González, "Virtualized cellular networks with native cloud functions," Master Thesis, Telecommunications Engineering School, 2021.
  44. Alireza Hosseini Vasoukolaei, Danish Sattar, and Ashraf Matrawy, "TLS Performance Evaluation in the Control Plane of a 5G Core Network Slice," 2021.
  45. Rui Silva, et al., "A hybrid SDN solution for mobile networks," Computer Networks, 2021.
  46. Wei-Lun Lin, Chien-Hsuan Chen, and Huai-Sheng Huang, "Study on the Online Charging System in B5G Era," IEEE Asia-Pacific Network Operations and Management Symposium, 2021.
  47. David Lake, et al. ", "Softwarization of 5G Networks – Implications to Open Platforms and Standardizations," IEEE access 9, 2021.
  48. Ali Esmaeily, and Katina Kralevska, "Small-Scale 5G Testbeds for Network Slicing Deployment: A Systematic Review," Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, 2021.
  49. Cameron MacLeod, "Kubernetes for the Deployment of Mobile Core Networks," 2020.
  50. Ashok Kumar Murthy, Ranjani Parthasarathi, and V. Vetriselvi, "Security Testbed for Next Generation Mobile Networks," IEEE Third ISEA Conference on Security and Privacy, p.122-129, 2020.
  51. Merlin Chlosta, et al., "5G SUCI-Catchers: Still catching them all?" Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking, 2020.
  52. Žiga Berčič, et al., "Raziskava in praktični preizkus odprtokodnih mobilnih jedrnih sistemov 4G in 5G," Diss. Univerza v Ljubljani, Fakulteta za elektrotehniko, 2020.
  53. Christian Mailer, "Plataforma de CORE 5G em nuvem para disponibilização de funções de rede como serviço," 2020.
  54. Leonardo Bonati, et al., "Open, Programmable, and Virtualized 5G Networks: State-of-the-Art and the Road Ahead," Computer Networks, 2020.
  55. Hung-Yen Weng, Ren-Hung Hwang, and Chin-Feng Lai, "Live MPEG-DASH video streaming cache management with cognitive mobile edge computing," Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing p.1-18, 2020.
  56. Junaid Jalal, "Enabling Edge Computing In 5G Via Local Area Data Network: Implementation and Experiments," Master Thesis, University of Agder, 2019.


  1. Siang-Jhen Wu, Chien Chen, Jyh-Cheng Chen, "Design and Implementation of Data Plane Supporting Time-Sensitive Networking in 5G Networks" 2024 IEEE 21st Consumer Communications & Networking Conference
  2. Shixiong Qi,  K. K. Ramakrishnan, Jyh-Cheng Chen, "L26GC: Evolving the Low Latency Core for Future Cellular Networks" IEEE Internet Computing Early Access ,2024,Page(s):1 - 7
  3. Yu-Sheng Liu , Shixiong Qi, Po-Yi Lin, Han-Sing Tsai, K. K. Ramakrishnan, Jyh-Cheng Chen, "L25GC+: An Improved, 3GPP-compliant 5G Core for Low-latency Control Plane Operations" IEEE International Conference on Cloud Networking,2023
  4. Tse-Han Wang, Min-Chih Hu, Li-Hsing Yen, Chien-Chao Tseng "Heterogeneous UPF Integration Framework and 5G User Plane Acceleration" 2023 24st Asia-Pacific Network Operations and Management Symposium (APNOMS)
  5. Yin-Chi Li, Ping-Tsan Liu, Yi-An Tai, Che-Hung Liu, Man-Hsin Chen, Chi-Yu Li, and Guan-Hua Tu, "A Runtime Anomaly Detector via Service Communication Proxy for 5G Mobile Networks," IEEE INFOCOM 2023
  6. Ho-Cheng Lee, Fuchun Joseph Lin, Jyh-Cheng Chen, Chien Chen, and Patrick Wang, "Enhancing 5G Core with Multi-Access Edge Computing," 32nd Wireless and Optical Communications Conference (WOCC), 2023
  7. Muthuraman Elangovan, Muhammad Shahid Iqbal, Chien Chen, Jyh-Cheng Chen, "Accelerating free5GC Data Plane Using Programmable Hardware" 2023 24st Asia-Pacific Network Operations and Management Symposium (APNOMS) IEEE
  8. Y. Chen, C. Chen, J.-W. Chang, and J.-C. Chen, "A Generic High-Availability Solution to Next-Generation Mobile Core Networks," in Proc. of International Conference on 6G Networking (6GNet '23), (Paris, France), Oct. 2023.
  9. C.-Y. Hsieh, Y. Ren, and J.-C. Chen, "Edge-Cloud Offloading: Knapsack Potential Game in 5G Multi-Access Edge Computing," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 22, no. 11, pp. 7158-7171, Nov. 2023.
  10. V. Jain, H.-T. Chu, S. Qi, C.-A. Lee, H.-C. Chang, C.-Y. Hsieh, K. K. Ramakrishnan, and J.-C. Chen, "L25GC: A Low Latency 5G Core Network based on High-Performance NFV Platforms," full paper, ACM SIGCOMM Conference (SIGCOMM ‘22), (Amsterdam, Netherlands), pp. 143–157, Aug. 2022.
  11. Yi Liu, Qiaoling Li, Qingping Cao, Zhilan Huang, Yangchun Li, Yongbing Fan, "Evaluation of Free5GC Forwarding Performance on Private and Public Clouds" 2022 IEEE Cloud Summit
  12. C.-Y. Hsieh, Y.-W. Chang, C. Chen, and J.-C. Chen, "Poster: Design and Implementation of a Generic 5G User Plane Function Development Framework," ACM International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MobiCom ‘21), (New Orleans, United States), pp. 846–848, Oct. 2021. (Won second place of the ACM MobiCom 2021 Student Research Competition)
  13. Yu-Herng Chai, and Fuchun Joseph Lin, "Evaluating Dedicated Slices of Different Configurations in 5G Core," Computer and Communications, 9(7), p.55-72, 2021.
  14. Cheng-Chin Tsai, Fuchun Joseph Lin, and Hiroshige Tanaka, "Evaluation of 5G Core Slicing on User Plane Function," Communications and Network, 13(3), p.79-92, 2021.
  15. Wei-Cheng Chang, and Fuchun Joseph Lin, "Coordinated Management of 5G Core Slices by MANO and OSS/BSS," Computer and Communications, 9(6), p.52-72, 2021.
  16. Yi-Bing Lin, Chien-Chao Tseng, and Ming-Hung Wang, "Effects of Transport Network Slicing on 5G Applications," Future Internet, 13(3), p.69, 2021.
  17. Seungjoon Seok, et al, "Towards Service and Networking Intelligence for Humanity: A Report on APNOMS 2020," Network and Systems Management, 29(4), p.1-11, 2021.
  18. Tze-Jie Tan, et al., "A Reliable Intelligent Routing Mechanism in 5G Core Network (5GC)," Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking, 2020.
  19. Chia-Wei Liao, Fuchun Joseph Lin, and Yoichi Sato, "Evaluating NFV-enabled Network Slicing for 5G Core," IEEE Asia-Pacific Network Operations and Management Symposium, 2020.