M. B. Sruthi, M. Abirami, Akhil Manikkoth, R Gandhiraj, K. P. Soman Centre for Excellence in Computational Engineering and Networking, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore-641112, India: Low cost digital transceiver design for Software Defined Radio using RTL-SDR , 22-23 March 2013.

Marc Higginson-Rollins University of Kentucky Lexington, KY, Dr. Alan E.E. Rogers, MIT Haystack Observatory West ford, MA: “Development of a Low Cost Spectrometer for Small Radio Telescope (SRT), Very Small Radio Telescope (VSRT), and Ozone Spectrometer”, August 9, 2013.

R. Danymol, T. Ajitha, R. Gandhiraj, Centre for Excellence in Computational Engineering and Networking, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore-641112, India, Real-time communication system design using RTL-SDR and Raspberry Pi, 19-21 Dec. 2013.

M. Abirami, V. Hariharan, M. B. Sruthi, R. Gandhiraj, K. P. Soman, Dept. of CEN, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, India, “Exploiting GNU radio and USRP: An economical test bed for real time communication systems”, 2013.

Andrei Popleteev, SnT, University of Luxembourg: Device-free indoor localization using ambient radio signals, ISBN: 978-1-4503-2215-7, 2013.


S. Nimmi; V. Saranya; Theerthadas; R. Gandhiraj, Centre for Excellence in Computational Engineering and Networking, Amrita School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore-641112, India, Real-time video streaming using GStreamer in GNU Radio platform, 6-8 March 2014.

Sanchez, Ignacio; Baldini, Gianmarco; Shaw, David; Giuliani, Raimondo: “Experimental passive eavesdropping of Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunication voice communications through low-cost software-defined radios”, 17 March 2014.

Boonyarit Uengtrakul, Dahmmaet Bunnjaweht, Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Thammasat Univ., Pathumthani, Thailand: “A cost efficient software defined radio receiver for demonstrating concepts in communication and signal processing using Python and RTL-SDR”, 6-8 May 2014.

Karásek R.; Popp J., Department of Radioengineering, FEE CTU, Prague, Czech Republic, Broadband signals using for position estimation, May 2014

Gilberto Antonio Marcon dos Santos; Zachary Barnes; Eric Lo; Bryan Ritoper; Lauren Nishizaki; Xavier Tejeda et. all, Univ. of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA, “Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicle System for Wildlife Radio Collar Tracking”, 28-30 Oct. 2014.

Mustafa Tugrul Ozsahin; Tuna Tugcu, Computer Networks Research Laboratory (NETLAB), Bogazici University, Turkey, Transmitter location estimation for radio environment map construction using software defined radio, 10 Nov. 2014.

José A. del Peral-Rosado; Juan M. Parro-Jiménez; José A. López-Salcedo; Gonzalo Seco-Granados Universität Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) Bellaterra, Spain; Paolo Crosta, European Space Agency (ESA), Noordwijk, The Netherlands et. all Comparative results analysis on positioning with real LTE signals and low-cost hardware platforms, 3-5 Dec. 2014.

Ana Nika, Zengbin Zhang, Ben Y. Zhao, Haitao Zheng, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, USA, Xia Zhou, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, USA: “Towards commoditized real-time spectrum monitoring”, 2014

Carl Laufer, RTLSDR. com, “The Hobbyist’s Guide to the RTL-SDR: Really Cheap Software Defined Radio”, 2014

Ken Tapping, National Research Council; Marcus Leech, Science Radio Laboratories, Inc: RTLSDR-based, Software Defined Radio Alternative to Switched Radiometers for Continuum Radio Astronomy


Jonathan O’Callaghan; Daily Mail; How to chat with astronauts aboard the ISS, 4 February 2015.

Santhosh S; Arunselvan S J; Aazam S H; Gandhiraj R; Soman K P, Center for Excellence in Computational Engineering and Networking, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, India, Multicast WebSDR implementation using RTL-SDR, 19-20 March 2015.

Khyati Vachhani; Rao Arvind Mallari, Khyati Vachhani, Electrical Dept., Nirma University, Ahmedabad, India: Experimental study on wide band FM receiver using GNURadio and RTL-SDR, 10-13 Aug. 2015.

Sen Yan; Xusheng Wang; Ye Hu; Guy A.E. Vandenbosch, Dept. of Electr. Eng., KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium: Low-profile omnidirectional antenna for automatic dependent surveillance – broadcast applications, 29 October 2015.
Travis F. Collins; Alexander M. Wyglinski, Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Worcester Polytech. Inst., Worcester, MA, USA, SkyNet: SDR-Based Physical Simulation Testbed, 6-9 Sept. 2015.
E. G. Sierra ; G. A. Ramýrez Arroyave, Universidad Catýlica de Colombia, Low cost SDR spectrum analyzer and analog radio receiver using GNU radio, raspberry Pi2 and SDR-RTL dongle, 4-6 Nov. 2015.

A. Fanan; N. Riley; M. Mehdawi; M. Ammar; M. Zolfaghari, School of Engineering, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull, HU6 7RX, UK, “Comparison of spectrum occupancy measurements using software defined radio RTL-SDR with a conventional spectrum analyzer approach”, 24-26 Nov. 2015.

Robert W. Stewart, Kenneth W. Barlee, Dale S. W. Atkinson, Louise H. Crockett: “Software Defined Radio using MATLAB & Simulink and the RTL-SDR”, ISBN:0992978726 9780992978723, UK 2015.

Tan Zhang; Ashish Patro; Ning Leng; Suman Banerjee; University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, USA, A Wireless Spectrum Analyzer in Your Pocket, 2015.

Damian Pfammatter, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland; Domenico Giustiniano, IMDEA Networks Institute, Madrid, Spain; Vincent Lenders, armasuisse, Thun, Switzerland: “A software-defined sensor architecture for large-scale wideband spectrum monitoring”, 2015.

Michal Jakubiak, Tampereen teknillinen yliopisto – Tampere University of Technology, Cellular network coverage analysis using UAV and SDR, 2015.

Vijendra Singh Tomar; Vimal Bhatia, Discpline of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Indore, Indore – 452017, India, “Low Cost and Power Software Defined Radio Using Raspberry Pi for Disaster Effected Regions” , 2015.


Peter W East, “Software De-Dispersion for RTL SDR Pulsar Data”, February 2016.

Salman Mahmood; Muhammad Tahir Mushtaq; Ghulam Jaffer, School of Science and Technology, University of Management and Technology, C-II, Johar Town, Lahore, Pakistan, “Cost efficient design approach for receiving the NOAA weather satellites data”, 5-12 March 2016.

Cezar Eduard Lesanu; Adrian Done, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Stefan cel Mare University of Suceava, Suceava, Romania, Parasitic circular polarized vertical antennas, 19-21 May 2016.

Peter W East, “Quad RTL Receiver for Pulsar Detection”, June 2016.

Peter W East, “Postscript to Quad RTL Receiver”, July 2016.

Peter W East, “Improving Frequency Stability of the RTL2832U SDR for Dual-channel H-Line Receivers or Interferometers”, 2016.

Peter W East, “Checking the ADC amplitude statistics of the RTL SDR”, 2016.

Mohamed, H. and Lazaridis, P. and Upton, D. and Khan, U. and Saeed, B. and Jaber, A. and Zhang, Y. and Mather, P. and Vieira, M. F. Q. and Barlee, K. W. and Atkinson, D. S. W. and Glover, I. A. “Partial discharge detection using low cost RTL-SDR model for wideband spectrum sensing”. In: International Conference on Telecommunications. IEEE, Greece, 2016

Sheldon, C., Bradfield, J., Sanchez, E., Boye, J., Copeland, D., & Adams, N., The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory: “UHF Phased Array Ground Stations for Cubesat Applications”, 2016.

Mordechai Guri, Matan Monitz, Yuval Elovic, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Cyber Security Research Center USBee: ir-Gap Covert-Channel via Electromagnetic Emission from USB, 2016.

Richard F. Zarr; Electronic Design: “Attaining Phase Coherency for Multiple Data-Converter Systems”, Sept. 19, 2016.

Thuan D Nguyen, Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Vietnam; Vinh T Tuan, Australian Centre for Space Engineering Research, School of
Electrical Engineering and Telecommunication, UNSW; Tung H Ta, Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Vietnam, Letizia Lo Presti Department of Electronics and Telecommunications, Politecnico di Torino, Italy: “An ultra-low-cost antenna array front end for GNSS application“; International Global Navigation Satellite Systems Association IGNSS Conference 2016.


R Schreiber, J Bajer; Dept. of Aerospace Electrical Systems, University of Defence, Czech Republic, Time difference measurement algorithm for TDOA positioning system using RTL-SDR, International Conference on Military Technologies, 2017.

Jakub Jiránek, Josef Bajer, Dept. of Aerospace Electrical Systems, University of Defence, Czech Republic, Aeronautical VHF Data Link mode 2 receiver based on RTL-SDR, International Conference on Military Technologies, 2017.

Nikolaus Kleber, Abbas Termos, Gonzalo Martinez et. all; Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556 , RadioHound: A pervasive sensing platform for sub-6 GHz dynamic spectrum monitoring, IEEE International Symposium on Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks (DySPAN), 2017.

Arjunsinh Parmar, Kunal M. Pattani, C U Shah College of Engg. & Tech., Wadhwan, Gujarat, India , Sniffing GSM Traffic Using RTL-SDR And Kali Linux OS, International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET).

Calvo-Palomino, Domenico Giustiniano, et. all IMDEA Networks Institute, Madrid, Spain : A Precise and Fast Frequency Offset Estimation for low-cost SDR Platforms. The 11th ACM Workshop on Wireless Network Testbeds, Experimental evaluation & Characterization, 16-20 October 2017, Snowbird, Utah, USA.

Sam Whiting, Dana Sorensen, Todd Moon, Jake Gunther, Utah State University, Time and Frequency Corrections in a Distributed Network Using GNURadio, Proceedings of the 7th GNU Radio Conference, 2017.

Miguel Lopez-Benitez, Ahmed Al-Tahmeesschi, Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Electron., Univ. of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK, Kenta Umebayashi, Grad. Sch. of Eng., Tokyo Univ. of Agric. & Technol., Tokyo, Japan, PECAS: A Low-Cost Prototype for the Estimation of Channel Activity Statistics in Cognitive Radio, Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2017.

Sanjeev Saharan, Jitender Kumar, Exploiting GSM Vulnerabilities: An Experimental Setup And Procedure To Map TMSI And Mobile Number, International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science, 2017.

Mohamed Amine Attalah, Toufik Laroussi, Aladdine Aouane, Département Electronique, Laboratoire SISCOM, Université des Frères Mentouri, Constantine, Algeria, Adaptive filters for direct path and Multipath Interference cancellation: Application to FM-RTL-SDR based Passive Bistatic Radar, International Conference on Information and Digital Technologies (IDT), 2017.

Adrian Done, Alin-Mihai Căilean, Cezar-Eduard Leşanu, Stefan cel Mare University of Suceava, Romania, Design and implementation of a satellite communication ground station, International Symposium on Signals, Circuits and Systems (ISSCS), 2017.

Matthew Smith, Daniel Moser, Martin Strohmeier, Vincent Lenders, Ivan Martinovic, Analyzing Privacy Breaches in the Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System (ACARS), 2017.

Muhammad Talha Choudary, Arish Yaseen, Muhammad A Javaid, Abeer R Khan, Bilal A Khawaja, Sajid Saleem, Muhammed Mustaqim, Department of
Electronics and Power Engineering, PNEC-NUST, Karachi, Pakistan
, Sniffing, Decoding and Decryptionof GSM signals using Open Source Software and Low Cost Hardware, 2017.

Tathagata Mukherjee, Andreas Adolfsson Intelligent Robotics, Inc , Eduardo Jr L Pasiliao, Air Force Research Laboratory, Piyush Kumar CompGeom Inc, Hierarchical Learning For FM Radio Based Aerial Localization Using RSSI, 2017.

Sridhar Adepu, Jay Prakash, Aditya Mathur, iTrust Center for Res. in Cyber Security, Singapore Univ. of Technol. & Design, Singapore, Singapore, WaterJam: An Experimental Case Study of Jamming Attacks on a Water Treatment System, 2017.

Schalk Willem Krüger, An inexpensive hyperbolic positioning system for tracking wildlife using off-the-shelf hardware, 2017.