Publication & Patents

Selected Publications, Articles, Technical Briefs, Reports:

Publication Category I: (broad)

  • Sidhu and Mahler, Throughput Requirements of an Internet Access Router”, International Engineering Consortium , 1996.  (hardcopy)
  • Sidhu, Bezaitis, “Eat or be Eaten”, America’s Network Magazine, Nov 1, 1999.  link
  • Sidhu, “Multiplexing Policies and Admission Control for High Speed Networks,” Northwestern University, 1995. (dissertation, hardcopy)
  • Sidhu, I., et. al, “Report on Education and Globalization”, College of Engineering, University of Illinois, Fall 2004.  link
  • Sidhu, I., et. al, “Policy Brief: Procuring Innovation at Transportation Public Agencies”, Commissioned Study for State of California, Dept. of Transportation, 2008.  link
  • Sidhu, et. al, “Economic Impact of Electric Vehicle Adoption in the United States”, Global Venture Lab, Technical Brief, 2008.  link
  • Sidhu, et. al, “Electric Power Supply Distribution for Electric Vehicle Operations”, Global Venture Lab, Technical Brief, 2008.  link
  • Sidhu, et. al, “Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Rollout Strategy”, Global Venture Lab, Technical Brief, 2008.  link
  • Sidhu (PI), et. al, “Optimal Charging of Electric Vehicles”, CET Technical Brief, 9-2009.  link
  • Sidhu (PI), with T. Becker, et. al, “Electric Vehicles in the United States: A New Model with Forecasts to 2030”, CET Technical Brief, 8/2009.  link
  • Sidhu (PI), et al,”Impact of Widespread Electric Vehicle Adoption on the Electrical Utility Business – Threats and Opportunities”, CET Technical Brief., 8/2009.  link
  • Sidhu (PI), et. al, Technical and Business Challenges of Building an Electric Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle (EV SUV), CET Technical Brief, 12-16-09.  link
  • Sidhu (PI) et. al, “The EV Battery Landscape: Opportunities and Challenges”, CET Technical Brief, 12/2009.  link
  • Sidhu, Tenderich, Broderick, “Technology Entrepreneurship and Education: A Report from the Global Venture Lab Inaugural Summit”, CET Technical Brief, May 19, 2010 link
  • Ho, Alexander, Broderick, Sidhu (PI), “Intellectual Property Strategies for New UC Berkeley Ventures: A Framework”, CET Engineering Leadership Technical Brief, 11-2010 linksummary.
  • Ikhlaq Sidhu, Andrew Lim, Max Shen, UC Berkeley Anoop Sinha, McKinsey & Company, Quantitative Technology Methods that can Improve Business Operations, CET Technical Brief, March 2011, link
  • Suoranta, et. al, Value Estimates of Engineering Leadership Education, White Paper, May 2011 link
  • Solyndra 2011 Case Study, Fung Institute Case Library, UC Berkeley, Revision Date January 2012, link
  • Google’s Acquisition of Motorola Mobility, Fung Institute Case Library, UC Berkeley, Revision Date April 2012, link
  • Sidhu, et. al, “A Model for Global Engineering Leadership”, white paper, 11/2012 (link)
  • Sidhu, “K-12 Education in 2020″, Engineering Leadership White Paper, 3/2012 (link)
  • Sidhu, et. al, “Trends in Customer Loyalty Rewards Aggregation”, Engineering Leadership White Paper, 3/2012 (link)
  • Business Model Release Cycles, 3/2013 (link)
  • Brick and Mortar 2.0, Lessons from Engineering Leadership, white paper, 10/2012 (link)
  • Offshoring, Lessons from Engineering Leadership, Technical Brief, 10/2012 (link)
  • Self-Driving Cars, Engineering Leadership White Paper, 3/2013 (link)
  • Netflix II Case (link)
  • M&A Success Factors, Engineering Leadership White Paper 3/2013, (link)
  • Internet Privacy, Engineering Leadership White Paper, 3/2013 (link)
  • Affordable Care Act, Engineering Leadership White Paper, 3, 2013 (link)
  • SaaS – Owning your data in the Cloud, Engineering Leadership White Paper, 3/2013 (link)
  • Human Genome Testing, Engineering Leadership White Paper, 10/2013 (link)
  • Critical Success Factors in Mergers & Acquisitions, Engineering Leadership White Paper, 10/2013 (link)
  • The US Postal Service, Engineering Leadership White Paper, 10/2013, (link)
  • Best Practices in Performance Management, Engineering Leadership White Paper, 10/2013 (link)
  • Berkeley Innovation Index Concept Paper, Feb. 2016 (link)

Publication Category IIa:

  • Kostas, Borella, Schuster, Sidhu, Mahler, Grabiec, “Real-time voice over packet switched networks,” , IEEE Network Magazine , Vol. 12, No 1, Feb. 1998. ( This paper was perfectly timed and very practical, which resulted in the fact that many implementors of VoIP systems based their work on this.)  link
  • Dalgic, …, Sidhu, “True Number Portability and Advanced Call-Screening in a SIP-Based IP-Telephony System”, IEEE Communications Magazine, July 1999. (This paper lays out the foundations for mobility management for voice devices as later adopted by 3G.)  link
  • Sidhu and Jordan, “Gains in Bitstream Multiplexors”, IEEE Transactions in Networking, December 1995.  link
  • Borella, Sidhu, “Pricing Framework for a Differentiated Services Internet”, European Transactions on Telecommunications (ETT), Volume 10, No. 3 May/June 1999.  link
  • Jordan, Jogi, Shi, Sidhu, “Optimal Buffer and Effective Bandwidth”, IEEEACM Transactions in Networking , December 2004.  link
  • Yassine, Sidhu, Bradley, “Sustaining and disruptive categorisation of university-licensed technologies: the impact on licensee and university technology revenue stream”, International Journal of Technology Transfer and Commercialisation 2010 – Vol. 9, No.3 pp. 217 – 237.  link
  • Sidhu, Singer, Johnsson, Suoranta, “A game-based teaching approach in entrepreneurship”,  Applied Innovation Review, June 2015, link
  • Charlotta Johnsson (Lund University), Rebecca Loeffler (University of Munich), Ikhlaq Sidhu (UC Berkeley), Carl-Henric Nilsson (Lund University), A Student-Centered Approach and Mindset-Focused Pedagogical Approach for Entrepreneurship and Leadership, June 2016 (download)
  • Peer Reviewed Book Chapter: “Guiding Students towards an Entrepreneurial Mindset”, Charlotta Johnsson, Ikhlaq Sidhu, Mari Suoranta, Ken Singer, UC Berkeley, CA, USA., Institute for Higher Education Learning, Symposium, Riga, Latvia,  May 2017. (download) (download-revised)

Publication Category IIb:

  • Jordan and Sidhu, “Gains in Bitstream Multiplexors, Allerton Conference , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1993.  (hardcopy)
  • Sidhu, Jiang, and Jordan, “Temporal Multiplexing Gains,” Allerton Conference , University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 1995.  link
  • H. Jiang, I. Sidhu, S Jordan, “A Pricing Model for Networks with Priorities”, Allerton Conference on Communication, Control and Computing , September 1996, pp. 269-275.  link
  • Fry, Sidhu, Schuster, Mahler, “Voice and Data Session Capacity over Local Area Networks”, IEEE Netword Interop Conference , Las Vegas 1998. ( Winner of the best student paper award) .  link
  • Diaz, Shariff, Yassine, Sidhu, “ A Capability Market Matrix ”, 2003 IEEE International Engineering and management Conference, Albany, NY.  link
  • Sidhu, Yassine, Shariff, “A Regional Portfolio Growth Analysis Technique and Case Study”, Babson AGSE Melbourne, Australia, Feb 2004.  link
  • Sidhu, I., Yassine, A., and Shariff, S., “ROI Projection Results for E-Portfolios,” 2004 ASEE (American Society for Engineering Education) Annual Conference (ASEE Entrepreneurship & Engineering Innovation Division), Salt Lake City, Utah, June 20-23, 2004.  link
  • Papavasiliou, Oren, Sidhu, Kaminsky, “Renewable Energy Supply for Electric Vehicle Operations in California”, 32nd International Association for Energy and Economics International Conference, San Francisco, 2009.  link
  • Aksuyek, F. Hacklin, and I. Sidhu (2013). Fool them once, or fool them twice? The role of the business model in sustaining disruptive innovation. In: Global Innovation and Knowledge Academy (GIKA) Annual Conference, Valencia, Spain, July 9-11, 2013. (link)
  • E. Aksuyek, F. Hacklin, and I. Sidhu (2013). Cost of sustaining a disruptive service: evidence from the Netflix’ business model innovation. In: European Group of Organizational Studies (EGOS) Annual Conference, Montréal, Turkey, July 4-6, 2013. (link)
  • E. Aksuyek, F. Hacklin, and I. Sidhu (2013). Cost of sustaining a disruptive service: evidence from the Netflix’ business model innovation. In: European Academy of Management (EURAM) Annual Conference, Istanbul, Turkey, June 26-29, 2013. (link)
  • Sidhu, Deletraz, Effect of Comfort Zone on Entrepreneurship Potential, Innovation Culture, and Career Satisfaction, ASEE Conference, Seattle, June 14-17 (link)
  • Sidhu, Singer, Johnsson, Suoranta, Introducing the Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship – a Game-Based Teaching Approach_ American Society for Engineering Education, ASEE June 14-17, 2015 (link)
  • Sidhu, Lavian, Howell, R&D Models for Advanced Development & Corporate Research, IEEE ICE Conference, Belfast Ireland, 22nd – 24th June 2015 (link)  Winner, Best Paper Presentation of Conference.  And featured in IEEE Explorer, 2015.
  • Ikhlaq Sidhu*, Jean-Etienne Goubet, Ye Xia, Measurement of Innovation Mindset
    A Method and Tool within the Berkeley Innovation Index Framework, IEEE ICE, TEMS Society, Norway 2016. (download)
  • Johnsson, Suoranta, Sidhu, Singer, On Using Games for Practicing Entrepreneurial Mindset, European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ECIE), Jyväskylä University, Finland, Sept 2016. (download paper, download presentation)

Course Packets and Texts

  • Sidhu (Editor/Author), “Engineering Leadership”, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 Editions for UC Berkeley Engineering Leadership Professional Program [Hardcopy]
  • Sidhu (Editor/Author), “Profiting from Innovation”, for Technology Innovation and Strategy, University of Illinois, 2002. [Hardcopy]

Granted Intellectual Property

• US6822957 , Distributed network address translation for a network telephony system, 2004-11-23

• US6731642 , Internet telephony using network address translation, 2004-05-04

• US6567405 , Method and protocol for distributed network address translation, 2003-05-20

• US6804224 , System and method for providing telephone service having private branch exchange features in a voice-over-data network telephony system, 2004-10-12

• US6795429 , System and method for associating notes with a portable information device on a network telephony call, 2004-09-21

• US6744759 , System and method for providing user-configured telephone service in a data network telephony system, 2004-06-01

• US6741586 , System and method for sharing computer screens over a telephony network, 2004-05-25

• US6731630 , Flexible dial plan for a data network telephony system, 2004-05-04

• US6681252 , System and method for interconnecting portable information devices through a network based telecommunication system, 2004-01-20

• US6650901 , System and method for providing user-configured telephone service in a data network telephony system, 2003-11-18

• US6584490 , System and method for providing call-handling services on a data network telephone system, 2003-06-24

• US6446127 , System and method for providing user mobility services on a telephony network, 2002-09-03

• US6857072 , System and method for enabling encryption/authentication of a telephony network, 2005-02-15

• US6857021 , Proximity-based registration on a data network telephony system, 2005-02-15

• US6856616 , System and method for providing service provider configurations for telephones using a central server in a data network telephony system, 2005-02-15

• US6697354 , Method and system for distributed network address translation for mobile network devices, 2004-02-24

• US6442141 , Network delay and loss simulator, 2002-08-27

• US6381638 , System and method for options based address reuse, 2002-04-30

• US6353614 , Method and protocol for distributed network address translation, 2002-03-05

• US6269099 , Protocol and method for peer network device discovery, 2001-07-31

• US6055236 , Method and system for locating network services with distributed network address translation, 2000-04-25

• US6870830 , System and method for performing messaging services using a data communications channel in a data network telephone system, 2005-03-22

• US6785261 , Method and system for forward error correction with different frame sizes, 2004-08-31

• US6771674 , Method and system for forward error correction based on parallel streams, 2004-08-03

• US6732314 , Method and apparatus for L2TP forward error correction, 2004-05-04

• US6678250 , Method and system for monitoring and management of the performance of real-time networks, 2004-01-13

• US6675218 , System for user-space network packet modification, 2004-01-06

• US6674745 , Method and system for mapping phone numbers to IP addresses, 2004-01-06

• US6650619 , Method and system for facilitating increased call traffic by reducing signaling load in an emergency mode, 2003-11-18

• US6625119 , Method and system for facilitating increased call traffic by switching to a low bandwidth encoder in a public emergency mode, 2003-09-23

• US6587433 , Remote access server for multiple service classes in IP networks, 2003-07-01

• US6577622 , System and method for using a portable information device to establish a conference call on a telephony network, 2003-06-10

• US6570606 , Method and apparatus for controlling transmission of media signals over a data network in response to triggering events at participating stations, 2003-05-27

• US6567399 , Hi-fidelity line card, 2003-05-20

• US6542504 , Profile based method for packet header compression in a point to point link, 2003-04-01

• US6512761 , System for adjusting billing for real-time media transmissions based on delay, 2003-01-28

• US6487690 , Forward error correction system for packet based real time media, 2002-11-26

• US6487603 , Method and apparatus for real time communication over switched networks, 2002-11-26

• US6434606 , System for real time communication buffer management, 2002-08-13

• US6366959 , Method and apparatus for real time communication system buffer size and error correction coding selection, 2002-04-02

• US6363053 , Method and apparatus for measurement-based conformance testing of service level agreements in networks, 2002-03-26

• US6360271 , System for dynamic jitter buffer management based on synchronized clocks, 2002-03-19

• US6351524 , Toll saving method and apparatus for a remote access system, 2002-02-26

• US6243846 , Forward error correction system for packet based data and real time media, using cross-wise parity calculation, 2001-06-05

• US6226769 , Forward error correction system for packet based real time media, 2001-05-01

• US6182125 , Methods for determining sendable information content based on a determined network latency, 2001-01-30

• US6175871 , Method and apparatus for real time communication over packet networks, 2001-01-16

• US6170075 , Data and real-time media communication over a lossy network, 2001-01-02

• US6169744 , Method and protocol for a medium access control layer for local area networks with multiple-priority traffic, 2001-01-02

• US6151636 , Data and media communication through a lossy channel using signal conversion, 2000-11-21

• US6145109 , Forward error correction system for packet based real time media, 2000-11-07

• US6006271 , Method and protocol for complete collision avoidance contention resolution in local area networks, 1999-12-21

• US5870412 , Forward error correction system for packet based real time media, 1999-02-09
Reference: US Patent database web sites ( http://www.delphion.com andhttp://www.uspto.gov ).

Conference Organization and Reviews

  • Organizer and Chair, Global Venture Lab Network Meeting and Summit, U.C. Berkeley 11/4/2013.
  • Invited Reviewer, Master of Engineering Management Program, UT Austin, Fall 2012.
  • Organizer and Chair, Global Venture Lab Network Meeting, U.C. Berkeley 11/2012.
  • Co-Chair, A. Richard Newton Global Technology Leaders Conference on Wireless Technology, U.C. Berkeley, Nov. 19, 2011
  • Organizer and Chair, Global Venture Lab Network Meeting, U.C. Berkeley 6/2011.
  • Organizer and Chair, Global Venture Lab Network Meeting, U.C. Berkeley 11/2010.
  • Co-Chair, A. Richard Newton Global Technology Leaders Conference, Lower Cost Green Energy, U.C. Berkeley, Nov. 19, 2010
  • Organizer and Chair, Global Venture Lab Network Meeting, U.C. Berkeley 11/2009.
  • Co-Chair, A. Richard Newton Global Technology Leaders Conference, U.C. Berkeley & UCSF at Mission Bay, SF, Nov. 19, 2009
  • Co-Chair, A. Richard Newton Global Technology Leaders Conference, U.C. Berkeley, Nov. 20, 2008
  • Organizer: Electric Vehicle Executive Summit, November 21, 2008
  • Organizer: Clean Technology Innovation Prize, April 8, 2008, U.C. Berkeley
  • Organizer: V2C Conference on India, Finland, US Collaboration, Berkeley California, Dec 10, 2007
  • Organizer: Technology Breakthrough Competitions and Conferences 2007, U.C. Berkeley
  • Organizer: Technology Breakthrough Competitions and Conferences 2006, U.C. Berkeley
  • Organizer: Technology Breakthrough Competitions and Conferences 2005, U.C. Berkeley
  • Reviewer, NCIIA Grant Committee, December 2003
  • Reviewer, ASEE Entrepreneur Division, 2004
  • Reviewer, NCIIA Grant Committee, July 2003
  • Reviewer, ASEE Entrepreneur Division, 2003, Nashville
  • Founding Board of Director and Forum Organizer for the SIP Forum, 1999-2001
  • Session Chair and program committee, Networld Interop Engineers Conference, LV NV 1998 and 1999.
  • Session Chairman, “Internet Telephony”, National Communications Forum, Chicago IL, 1997.