Electrical and Electronics Engineering Institute

University of the Philippines - Diliman

Nestor Michael Tiglao

Position: 
Associate Professor
Room: 
210
Telephone Number: 
+63-2-981-8500 ext 3320
Educational Background: 
PhD Electrical and Computer Engineering Technical University of Lisbon, 2013
Research Interest/Activities: 

I am interested in the broads fields of ubiquitous computing and wireless networks. Currently, I'm exploring Internet of Things and Wireless Sensor Networks. In addition to technology research and development, I'm also keen on producing products and services that have commercial value.

Recent Publication/s: 

Journal Articles/Book Chapters

Melchizedek Alipio, Nestor Michael Tiglao, Antonio Grilo, Fawaz Bokhari, Umair Chaudhry, Shavez Qureshi, Cache-based transport protocols in wireless sensor networks: A survey and future directions, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Volume 88, 15 June 2017, Pages 29-49, ISSN 1084-8045, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnca.2017.04.001.

Tiglao, Nestor Michael C., and António M. Grilo. "Transmission Window Optimization for Caching-Based Transport Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks." In Wireless Internet, pp. 39-46. Springer International Publishing, 2015.

​Tiglao, Nestor Michael C. and António M. Grilo. "Caching Based Transport Optimization for Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks." IJARAS 5.1 (2014): 30-48. Web. 15 Aug. 2014.

Nestor Michael C. Tiglao, António M. Grilo, An analytical model for transport layer caching in wireless sensor networks, Performance Evaluation, Volume 69, Issue 5, May 2012, Pages 227-245, ISSN 0166-5316, 10.1016/j.peva.2011.12.002.

Correa Algeria, F., Tiglao, N.M.C., "On the bias of terminal based gain and offset estimation using the ADC histogram test method," Metrology and Measurement Systems, Polish Academy of Sciences, vol. XVIII, no, 1, 2011, pp. 3-12.

Tiglao, N. M. C; Monteiro, J. F.; Grilo, A.; Nunes, M. A.; Xavier, J. M., “Dynamic Programming Optimization of Multi-rate Multicast Video-Streaming Services,” Science Diliman, vol. 22, no. 1, 2010.

Conference Papers

Iderlina Mateo-Babiano, Nestor Michael C. Tiglao, Miguel Mercado, Miguel David Laperal, Get on your UP bikeshare bikes: how can universities support sustainable mobility cultures?, World Symposium on Transport and Land Use Research (WSTLUR) 2017, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, July 3-6, 2017. (Accepted)

Melchizedek I. Alipio, Nestor Michael C. Tiglao, Towards A Taxonomy of Cache-based Transport Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks, Sensors Applications Symposium (SAS 2017), 13-15 March 2017, Glassboro, New Jersey, USA.

Joven Daniel R. Nepomuceno, Nestor Michael C. Tiglao, Performance Evaluation of 6TiSCH for Resilient Data Transport in Wireless Sensor Networks, International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN 2017), 11-13 January 2017, Da Nang, Vietnam.

Jenith L. Banluta, Lilet D. Balbuena, Nestor Michael C. Tiglao, Jhoanna Rhodette I. Pedrasa, Comparison of Contention-based MAC Protocols for Underwater Sensor Networks, International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN 2017), 11-13 January 2017, Da Nang, Vietnam.

Michelangelo Cruz, Isabel Montes, Augusto Remillano II, Nestor Tiglao, Roel Ocampo, Cedric Festin, and Nemesio Macabale Jr., Extending Wireless Sensor Network Lifetimes Through Channel Load Aware (CLAW) Routing, International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN 2017), 11-13 January 2017, Da Nang, Vietnam.

​Melchizedek I. Alipio, Nestor Michael C. Tiglao, Congestion Analysis of Cache-based Transport Protocol in Wireless Sensor Networks, International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN 2017), 11-13 January 2017, Da Nang, Vietnam.

A. A. dela Cruz, M. L. A. Parabuac and N. M. C. Tiglao, "Design and implementation of a low-cost and reliable wireless mesh network for first-response communications," 2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC), Seattle, WA, 2016, pp. 40-46.

I. V. Encarnacion and N. M. C. Tiglao, "RTKLIB-based GPS localization for multipath mitigation in ITS applications," 2016 Eighth International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks (ICUFN), Vienna, 2016, pp. 1077-1082.

Melchizedek I. Alipio and Nestor Michael C. Tiglao, “Congestion Control for Caching-Aware Transport in Wireless Sensor Networks,” NETAPPS 2015, 1-3 December 2015, Cyberjaya, Malaysia.

Wilbert Jethro R. Limjoco, Nestor Michael C. Tiglao, China Kimberly Paige S. Yu, and Carl C. Dizon. “Performance Analysis of RPL in an Ambient Energy Harvesting Wireless Sensor Network,” NETAPPS 2015, 1-3 December 2015, Cyberjaya, Malaysia.

C. K. P. Yu, N. M. C. Tiglao and W. J. R. Limjoco, "MATES: A MATLAB-based analytical energy harvesting simulator," TENCON 2015 - 2015 IEEE Region 10 Conference, Macao, 2015, pp. 1-5.

I. Montes, N. Tiglao, R. Ocampo and C. Festin, "Delay-based end-to-end congestion control for wireless sensor networks," 2015 Seventh International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks, Sapporo, 2015, pp. 497-502.​

Tiglao, N.M.C.; Grilo, A.M., "Transmission Window Optimization for Caching-based Transport Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks," 8th International Wireless Internet Conference, 13-14 November 2014, Lisbon, Portugal.

N.M.C. Tiglao, A.M. Grilo,  “On the optimization and comparative evaluation of a reliable and efficient caching-based WSN transport protocol,” Proc. 9th International Conference on the Design of Reliable Communication Networks (DRCN), pp.226-233, 4-7 March 2013.

Nestor Michael C Tiglao, Grilo, Antonio M. Grilo , “Cross-layer caching based optimization for wireless multimedia sensor networks,” Proc. 8th IEEE International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob) , pp. 697-704, 8-10 Oct. 2012.

Nestor Michael C. Tiglao; Antonio M. Grilo, “Differentiated reliability for wireless multimedia sensor networks,” Proc. 21st International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN), vol., no., pp. 1-6, July 30 2012-Aug. 2 2012.

M. Cesana, A. Redondi, N. Tiglao,  A. Grilo, J.M. Barcelo-Ordinas, M. Alaei,  P. Todorova, “Real-time multimedia monitoring in large-scale wireless multimedia sensor networks: Research challenges,” Proc. 8th EURO-NGI Conference on Next Generation Internet (NGI), vol., no., pp. 79-86, 25-27 June 2012.

N. Tiglao, and A. Grilo, “Optimal cache partitioning in reliable data transport for wireless sensor networks,” Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Network Control and Optimization – NETCOOP’10, Ghent, Belgium, Nov. 29-Dec. 1, 2010.

J. F. Mingorance-Puga, G. Maciá-Fernández, A. Grilo, N. M. C. Tiglao,  “Transmisión eficiente de datos multimedia en redes inalámbricas de sensores.” Proc. IX Jornadas de Ingeniería Telemática, JITEL 2010, Valladolid, Junio 2010.

J. Mingorance-Puga, G. Maciá-Fernández, A. Grilo and N. Tiglao, “Efficient Multimedia Transmission in Wireless Sensor Networks,” Proc. of the 6th Euro-NF Conference on Next Generation Internet (NGI’ 2010), Paris, France, June 2-4, 2010.

N. M. C., Tiglao, J. R. del Carmen, and A. C. Villaflor. “NETLABS: an embedded network-based virtual library,” Proceedings of the 2008 International Technology, Education, and Development Conference (INTED 2008), March 3–5, 2008, Valencia, Spain.

N. M. C.Tiglao, W. S. Manuela Jr., and R.C. Verdillo, “Barriers to e-government maturity: the Philippine experience,” Proceedings of the 9th International Business Information Management Association (IBIMA) Conference on Information Management in Modern Organizations, January 4–6, 2008, Marrakech, Morocco.

N. M. C. Tiglao, “Utility-based enhanced priority scheduler for differentiated services,” Proceedings of the First Asia International Conference on Modelling & Simulation (AMS 2007), 187–192, March 27–30, 2007, Phuket, Thailand.

N. M. C. Tiglao and C. A. M. Festin, “Utility-based enhanced fair queuing implementation for DiffServ QoS provisioning,” Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN), January 23–25, 2007, Estoril, Portugal.

W.S. Manuela and N. M. C. Tiglao, “E-government applications in the Philippines,” in Khalid S. Soliman (Ed.), Internet and Information Systems in the Digital Age: Challenges and Solutions, 191-198. Proceedings of the 7th International Business Information Management Association (IBIMA) Conference, December 14–16, 2006, Brescia, Italy.

P. E. V Encomienda, and N. M. C. Tiglao, “Utility-based adaptive video streaming mechanisms,” Proceedings of the Asia Pacific Advanced Network (APAN) Network Research Workshop, 61–66, July 17, 2006, National University of Singapore.

N. M. C.  Tiglao, “Adaptive traffic management for QoS-aware DiffServ networks,” Proceedings of the International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT) 2006, May 9–12, 2006, Funchal, Madeira Island, Portugal.