• Publications

    I have had the chance to write and present peer-reviewed papers in journals, magazines, and at conferences all around the world; and to work with esteemed co-authors. Profiles:

  • Journals and Conferences

    B.Falchuk, "How AI is Enabling a Creativity Renaissance", Proc. of the Int'l. Conference on Advances in Computer-Human Interactions (ACHI'21), Nice, 2021


    B.Falchuk, S.Loeb, R.Neff, “The Social Metaverse: Battle for Privacy”, IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, 37(2), pp. 52-61, June, 2018

    B.Falchuk, J.C.Mesterharm, S.Loeb, E.Panagos, “Machine Learning Techniques for Mobile Application Event Analysis”, Proc. 8th Int’l. Conf. on Emerging Networks and Systems Intelligence, Venice, 2016

    B.Falchuk, KC.Lee, S.Loeb, E.Panagos, Z.Yao, “Just-in-time Reconnaissance and Assistance for Video Game Streams and Players”, Proc. IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC’16), Work-in-Progress Track, 2016

    S.Pietrowicz, B.Falchuk, A.Kolarov, A.Naidu, “Web-based Smart Grid Network Analytics Framework”, Proc. 2nd Int’l. IEEE Workshop on Information Integration in Cyber Physical Systems (IICPS 2015), San Francisco, 2015

    S.Narain, B.Coan, D.Chee, B.Falchuk, D.Gordon, S.Tsang, J.Kirsch, “Declarative Distributed Configuration”, Proc. of Workshop on Distributed Software-Defined Networks (ACM Symp. on Principles of Dist’d. Computing), Abstract archived at: http://www.podc.org/podc2014/dsdn14, Paris, 2014

    S. Beitzel, T. Bowen, R. Chadha, J. Chiang, B. Falchuk, Y. Gottlieb, G. Levin, J. Micallef, C. Orji, R. Porter, A. Poylisher, S. Robertson, G. Walther, C. Paprcka, J. Santos. “Cydef: A Unified and Adaptive Cyber Defense Framework”, Classified US Military Communications (CUMC) Conference, 2013

    B.Falchuk, T.Zernicki, M.Koziuk, “Streamed Services for Co-located Collaborative Groups”, Proc. ICST/IEEE CollaborateCom, Pittsburgh, 2012

    S.Komorita, M.Ito, H.Yokota, C.Makaya, D.Chee, S.Das, B.Falchuk, “Loosely Coupled Service Composition for Deployment of Next Generation Service Overlay Networks”, IEEE Communications Magazine, 50(1), pp.62-72, January, 2012

    B.Falchuk, C.Wu, T.El-Gaaly, A.Vashist, “Skimming Video Action using Annotated 3D Surfaces”, Proceedings of Eurographics 2011, Wales, 2011

    C.Makaya, D.Chee, S.Das, F.Lin, B.Falchuk, R.Morera, M.Ito, S.Komorita, T.Chiba, H.Yokota, “Service Composition based on Next-Generation Service Overlay Network Architecture”, Proc. 4th IFIP International Conference on New Technologies, Mobility & Security (NTMS’2011), Paris, 2011

    D.Chee, A.Dutta, C.Makaya, F.Lin, S.Das, B.Falchuk, M.Ito, S.Komorita, T.Chiba, H.Yokota, H.Schulzrinne, “Enhanced Next-Generation Service Overlay Networks Architecture”, Proc. IEEE Internet Multimedia Systems Architecture and Applications (IMSAA-2010), Bangalore, 2010

    B.Falchuk, K.Glasman, A.Glasman, “Improving Movie Abstraction and Content Understanding using Semantic Keyframe Selection”, Proc. Int’l Broadcasting Convention (IBC Conference 2010), Amsterdam, 2010

    B.Falchuk, S.Loeb, “Privacy Enhancements for Mobile and Social Uses of Consumer Electronics”, IEEE Communications Magazine, 48(6), pp. 102-108, 2010

    B.Falchuk, D.Famolari, “Experiential Squatting: A Disruptive New Way to Help Mobile Users Choose Networks”, Proc. 2nd IEEE Int’l. Workshop on Quality of Multimedia Experience (QoMEx 2010), Trondheim, 2010

    B.Falchuk, K.Glasman, “Semantic Mobile Tiles: A Tool for Movie Content Understanding on Mobile Phones”, Proc. IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ISCE’2010), Braunschweig, 2010

    A.Misra, A.Chowdhury, B.Falchuk, “MediAlly: A Provenance-Aware Remote Health Monitoring Middleware”, Proc. IEEE International. Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom’2010), Mannheim, 2010

    B.Falchuk, R.Fischer, “Strategies for Adaptive Online Health Communities”, Proc. of 15th Annual International Meeting and Exposition of the American Telemedicine Association (ATA 2010), San Antonio, 2010

    B.Falchuk, D.Famolari, R.Fischer, S.Loeb, T.Panagos, “The mHealth Stack: Technology Enablers for Patient-Centric Mobile Healthcare”, International Journal of E-Health and Medical Communications, 1(1), pp.1-17, IGI, Jan-Mar. 2010

    B.Falchuk, “Deploying Intelligent Mobile Applications: Server or Device?”, in Mobile Web 2.0: Developing and Delivering Services to Mobile Phones, S.Ahson, M.Ilyas (eds.), Taylor & Francis, New York, 2010

    S.Loeb, B.Falchuk, E.Panagos, The Fabric of Mobile Services: Software Paradigms, Business Demands, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2009

    B.Falchuk, “Visual and Interaction Design Themes in Mobile Healthcare”, Proc. ICST Mobiquitous’09, Workshop on Mobile Healthcare, Toronto, 2009

    B.Falchuk, S.Loeb, E.Panagos, “Actionable User Intentions for Real-Time Mobile Assistant Applications”, Workshop on Personalization in Mobile and Pervasive Computing (in conjunction with 17th Int’l. Conf. on User Modeling, Adaptation, and Personalization - UMAP 2009), Trento, 2009

    S.Loeb, A.Misra, B.Falchuk, “Server-assisted Context-Dependent Pervasive Wellness Monitoring”, Proc. ICST International Workshop on Wireless Pervasive Healthcare (WiPH) (in conjunction with Pervasive Health’09), London, 2009

    A.Dutta, B.Falchuk, K.Sinkar, S.Loeb, “Mobile Contextual Mashup Service for IMS”, Proc. 2nd IEEE Int’l. Conference on Internet Multimedia Services Architecture and Applications, Bangalore, 2008

    B.Falchuk, M.Lai, “Innovative Approach for Improving Access to Wireless Services in High Occupancy Vehicles”, Proc. IEEE 2nd Workshop On User Mobility and Vehicular Networks (ON-MOVE)(in conjunction with IEEE LCN’08), Montreal, 2008

    B.Falchuk, S.Loeb, “Towards Guardian Angels and Improved Mobile User Experience”, Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM 2008 – Communications Software & Services Symposium, New Orleans, 2008

    B.Falchuk, S.Loeb, E.Panagos, “A Deep-Context Personal Navigation System”, Proc. ITS America 15th World Congress on Intelligent Transportation Systems, New York, 2008

    B.Falchuk, A.Glasman, K.Glasman, “Tool for Video Content Understanding on Smartphones”, Proc. 10th ACM Int’l. Conf. on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI 2008), Amsterdam, 2008

    B.Falchuk, D.Shallcross, "Simulating and Implementing Geospatially-based Binding Mechanisms for Mobile Peering", Proc. of ICST/CREATE-NET Int'l Conf. on Ambient Media and Systems (Ambi-sys 2008), Quebec City, 2008

    B.Falchuk, S.Loeb. T.Panagos, “Seamless Mobile Context”, Proc. IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC 2008), Las Vegas, 2008

    B.Falchuk, S.Loeb. T.Panagos, “Efficient and Intelligent Event Management for Mobile Services”, a demo in Proc. IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC 2008), Las Vegas, 2008

    L.Bahler, F.Caruso, C.Chung, B.Falchuk, ,J.Micallef “Towards Configurable, QoS-Aware Web Services Infrastructures”, in Service Oriented Computing, D.Georgakopolous, M.Papazoglou (eds.), MIT Press, Cambridge, 2008

    B.Falchuk, S.Loeb, “Mobile Healthcare: Technologies and Architectures”, Proc. IEEE/NIH Life Science Systems and Applications (LISA 2007), Bethesda, 2007

    S.Loeb, M.Lai, B.Falchuk, G.Cohen “System for Controlling Mobile Device Behavior in Multi-Network Areas”, IEEE Consumer Communications & Networking (CCNC 2007), Las Vegas, 2007

    B.Falchuk, D.Famolari, S.Loeb, “Location-based Services”, in Encyclopedia of Wireless and Mobile Communications, B.Furht (ed.), CRC Press, Boca Raton, 2007

    D.Marples, B.Falchuk, D.Gorton, “Digital Content Distribution for Telecom Carriers”, Journal of Multimedia (JMM), Vol.1, Issue 5, pp.42-49, Academy Publisher, August, 2006

    S.Loeb, B.Falchuk, K.R.Krishnan, R.Morera, D.Shallcross, “Modeling of IMS Call Flows: Load Estimation for Core Network Components”, Journal of Mobile Multimedia, Vol.2, No.3, pp-259-282, Rinton Press, 2006

    B.Falchuk, D.Marples, “Ontology and Application to Improve Dynamic Bindings in Mobile Distributed Systems”, Proc. 2nd Int’l. IEEE Wireless Internet Conference (WICON’06), Boston, 2006

    B.Falchuk, “Web Application Supporting Large-Scale, Collaborative, Geo-traced Art”, Proc. IASTED Int’l. Conference on Web Technologies, Applications, and Services (WTAS’06), Calgary, 2006

    M.Eiger, M.Elaoud, B.Falchuk, D.Famolari, K.R.Krishnan, M.Lai, S.Loeb, D.Shallcross, “Intelligent Network-Centric Admission Control for Multi-Network Environments”, Proc. IEEE Int’l Symposium on Consumer Electronics (ISCE’06), pp. 296-301, St. Petersburg, 2006

    B.Falchuk, M.Garrett, A.Hafid, K.Kim, K.R.Krishnan, S.Loeb, D.Shallcross “Impact of Services on Network Capacity: Tool for Seamless Integration of Service and Network Modeling” (demo), Proc. IEEE Consumer Communications & Networking (CCNC 2006), Las Vegas, 2006

    D.Marples, B.Falchuk, D.Gorton, “Enabling Revenue-Generating Digital Content Distribution for Telecom Carriers”, Proc. 2nd IEEE Workshop on Digital Rights Management - Consumer Communications & Networking (CCNC 2006), Las Vegas, 2006

    B.Falchuk, S.Dustdar, “Semantic Web”, in Encyclopedia of Multimedia, B.Furht (ed.), Springer, New York, 2006

    B.Falchuk, V.Jayaraman, “Online Multimedia E-Commerce”, in Encyclopedia of Multimedia, B.Furht (ed.), Springer, New York, 2006

    A.Hafid, N.Natarajan, B.Falchuk, “Architecture for Information Dissemination in Wireless Emergency Management”, Proc. 3rd Int’l IASTED Conference on Communications and Computer Networks (CCN’05), pp.100-107, Marina del Rey, 2005

    B.Falchuk, “Towards Ad-Hoc Multimedia Information Exploitation via Web Services and Mobile Agents”, Proc. 4th ACM Int’l Conference on Intelligent Multimedia Computing and Networking (IMMCN’05), Salt Lake City, 2005

    C.Chung, B.Falchuk, J.Micallef, “Automating Deployment Configuration of Web Services Security”, Proc. of Workshop on Security of Web Services and E-Commerce, Center for Discrete Math and Theoretical Computer Science (DIMACS), Rutgers University, 2005

    B.Falchuk, D.Purcell, “Form and function: A tool for Non-linear Content-based Analysis of Audio and Video”, Proc. of ScArt4: Science & Art, New Brunswick (NJ), 2005

    L.Bahler, F.Caruso, C.Chung, G.Collier, B.Falchuk, J.Micallef, G.Patton, “Improving Emergency Management with Web Services”, Proc. of IIIS 8th World Conf. on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI’04), pp.162-167 (Vol. II), Orlando, 2004

    K.Cheng, M.Cochinwala, D.Egan, B.Falchuk, C.Lee, F.Lin, H.Shim, J.Wullert, “Efficient Model-Driven Service Brokering Using Web Services”, Proc. of IEEE International Conf. on Web Services (ICWS’04), San Diego, 2004

    J.Chiang, A.Hafid, Y.-H.Cheng, B.Falchuk, N.Natarajan, F.J.Lin, H.Cheng, “An Open Service Platform for Deploying and Managing Services at Network Edges”, Proc. of IEEE OPENARCH’03 – Open Architectures and Network Programming, San Francisco, 2003

    K.Cheng, B.Falchuk, F.Lin, V.Jokubaitis, B.Pinheiro, “An Agile Server for Multi-provider Service Peering and Aggregation”, IEEE Communications Magazine, 41(3), pp. 126-136, 2003

    K.Cheng, B.Falchuk, F.Lin, V.Jokubaitis, B.Pinheiro, “Agent-based Management and Unification of NGN and Personal Services”, Proc. IASTED Int’l. Conf. on Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing (AISC’02), pp.19-24, Banff, 2002

    A.Hafid, N.Natarajan, B.Falchuk, Y.Kim, A.Roy, J.Pastor, “MetaNet: A Distributed Network Management System for Information Delivery and Planning with Quality of Service Guarantees”, Proc. IEEE Int’l. Workshop on Dist'd Systems: Operations and Management (DSOM’00), Springer LNCS, pp.205-217, Austin, 2000

    A.Hafid, N.Natarajan, B.Falchuk, Y.Kim, A.Roy, J.Pastor, “A Network Management Prototype for Information Delivery and Planning with Quality of Service Guarantees”, Proc. IEEE MilCom`2000, Los Angeles, 2000

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “Multimedia News Systems”, in Handbook of Internet Computing, B.Furht (ed.), pp.509-527, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, 2000

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “Authoring Systems”, in Wiley Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Vol.2, J.Webster (ed.), pp.60-69, John Wiley & Sons, 1999

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “Multimedia News Systems”, in Handbook of Internet and Multimedia Systems & Applications, B.Furht (ed.), pp.437-455, CRC Press, 1999

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “The Mobile Agent Paradigm Meets Digital Document Technology”, Multimedia Tools and Applications, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 8(1), 1999

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “Visual Modeling for Agent-Based Applications”, IEEE Computer, 31(12), pp.31-38, 1998

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “Saving Time & Reducing Network Traffic with a Graphical Mobile Agent Inception System”, Proc. SBT/IEEE Int’l. Telecommunications Symposium (ITS’98), Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1998

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “AgentSys: A Mobile Agent System for Digital Media Access and Interaction on an Internet”, Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM ’97, Phoenix, AZ, 1997

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “A Mobile Agent Prototype for Autonomous Multimedia Information Access, Interaction and Retrieval”, Proceedings of IEEE Multimedia Modeling (MMM’97), pp.33-48, Singapore, 1997

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “Agentizing the Internet - The Practical Design of a Networked Mobile Agent System”. Proc. of AACE WebNet'97 – World Conf. of the WWW, Internet and Intranet, Toronto, 1997

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “AgentSys Mobile Agent Platform and Protocols”, a poster in Proc. Dartmouth Workshop on Transportable Agents (DWTA’97), Hanover, NH, 1997

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “An Interactive Multimedia News Service over an ATM Network”, in Multimedia Tools and Applications, B. Furht (ed.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1996

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “Feature Set and Architecture of a Multimedia News System over an ATM Network”, Multimedia Tools and Applications, Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp.11-33, 2(1), 1996

    B.Falchuk, N.Hirzalla, A.Karmouch, “A Temporal Model for Interactive Multimedia Scenarios”, IEEE Multimedia, pp.24-31, 2(3), 1995

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “A Multimedia News Delivery System over an ATM Network”, Proc. of the Int’l. Conf. on Multimedia Computing and Systems (ICMCS’95), pp.56-63, Washington, 1995

    B.Falchuk, A.Karmouch, “A Multimedia Newspaper over the OCRInet ATM Network”, Proc. of the Int’l. Conf. on ATM Developments, pp.187-192, Rennes, 1995

  • Graduate theses


    B.Falchuk, “AgentSys: A Platform for Mobile Agent-based Data Access, Retrieval, and Interaction”, Ph.D. Thesis, University of Ottawa, School of Information Technology and Engineering, 1999 (Supervisor: A.Karmouch)


    B.Falchuk, “MultiNODeS – A Multimedia News-on-Demand System”, M.Sc. Thesis, Carleton University, School of Computer Science, 1995 (Supervisors: A.Karmouch, E.Otoo)