Congestion Control for Interactive Multimedia

Simulation results

  1. Singh V. Fairness of RRTCC with short TCP flows; [Results]
  2. ConMon is a passive congestion monitor to classify packets as:
    incoming, outgoing, cross traffic for overall, UDP, TCP, RTP, local, external flows.
    [Fork on Github | Example results: here, here, here]


  1. Nagy M., Singh V., Ott J., Eggert L., Congestion Control using FEC for Conversational Multimedia Communication; in Proc. of ACM Multimedia Systems, 2014, Singapore [PDF], Technical Report (2013-10-06), [arXiv]
  2. Singh V., Ott J., Evaluating Congestion Control for Interactive Real-time Media; RMCAT WG, [draft-ietf-rmcat-eval-criteria] (work in progress)
  3. Singh V., Lozano A.A., Ott J., Performance Analysis of Receive-Side Real-Time Congestion Control for WebRTC; IEEE PV 2013, [PDF]
  4. Singh V., Ott J., Perkins C., Congestion Control for Interactive Media: Control Loops & APIs; Internet Architecture Board (IAB)/Internet Research Task Force (IRTF) Workshop on Congestion Control for Interactive Real-Time Communication, Vancouver, Canada, July 2012. [PDF]
  5. Singh V., Ott J., Curcio I., Rate adaptation for conversational 3G Video; Proc. of IEEE INFOCOM Workshop, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, April 2009. [IEEE]
  6. Singh V., Ott J., Curcio I., Rate-control for Conversational Video Communication in Heterogeneous Networks; Proc. of VidEv, San Francisco, CA, June 2012. [PDF] [Talk]
  7. Devadoss J., Singh V., Ott J. et al., Evaluation of Error Resilience Mechanisms for 3G Conversational Video; Proc. of IEEE ISM, Berkeley, CA, USA, Dec 2008. [Extended Ver.]
  8. Singh V., Rate-control for Conversational H.264 Video Communication in Heterogeneous Networks, M.Sc. Thesis, Helsinki, FI, May, 2010, [PDF]

Circuit breaker

  1. Sarker Z., Singh V., Perkins C., An Evaluation of RTP Circuit Breaker Performance on LTE Networks, IEEE INFOCOM Workshop, [PDF]
  2. Singh V., McQuistin S., Ellis M., Perkins C., Circuit Breakers for Multimedia Congestion Control; IEEE PV 2013, [PDF]
  3. Perkins C., Singh, V., RTP Congestion Control: Circuit Breakers for Unicast Sessions; work in progress. [draft-ietf-avtcore-rtp-circuit-breakers]

Other Work

  1. [Colin's CC Resources]
  2. IETF WG: RTP Media Congestion Avoidance Techniques; [RMCAT]
  3. TFRC for RTP; [IETF]
  4. RRTCC: Receiver-side Real-Time Congestion Control; [IETF]
  5. Experimental Investigation of the Google Congestion Control for Real-Time Flows; L. De Cicco, G. Carlucci, and S. Mascolo, ACM SIGCOMM 2013 Workshop on Future Human-Centric Multimedia Networking, Hong Kong, China [PDF]
  6. Upcoming conferences:; (papers are yet to be published): [Capacity Sharing 2013, Packet Video 2013 ]
  7. DFlow: Minimise delay and loss by using delay-based techniques; [IETF]
  8. H.264/AVC Over IP; [PDF]