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Simulation Symposium, Annual (2007)
Norfolk, Virginia
Mar. 26, 2007 to Mar. 28, 2007
ISSN: 1080-241X
ISBN: 0-7695-2814-7
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction

Program Committee (PDF)

pp. ix-x
Session 1: Queueing Network Modeling and Simulation

The JMT Simulator for Performance Evaluation of Non-Product-Form Queueing Networks (Abstract)

M. Bertoli , Politecnico di Milano, Italy
G. Serazzi , Politecnico di Milano, Italy
G. Casale , Politecnico di Milano, Italy
pp. 3-10

Modelling Network Memory Servers with Parallel Processors, Break-downs and Repairs (Abstract)

E. Ever , Middlesex University, UK
D. Thakker , Middlesex University, UK
O. Gemikonakli , Middlesex University, UK
G. Mapp , Middlesex University, UK
pp. 11-20
Session 2: Service-Oriented Computing and Network Modeling and Simulation

Enabling Large-Scale Peer-to-Peer Stored Video Streaming Service (Abstract)

Taieb Znati , University of Pittsburgh, USA
Masaru Okuda , Murray State University, USA
pp. 21-32

Modeling Churn in P2P Networks (Abstract)

Octavio Herrera , University of Pittsburgh, USA
Taieb Znati , University of Pittsburgh, USA
pp. 33-40

Dynamic Collaboration Simulation in Service-Oriented Computing Paradigm (Abstract)

W.T. Tsai , Arizona State University, USA
Qian Huang , Arizona State University, USA
Xin Sun , Arizona State University, USA
Yinong Chen , Arizona State University, USA
pp. 41-48

Validation of a Load Shared Integrated Network with Heterogeneous Services (Abstract)

S.J. Lincke , University of Wisconsin-Parkside, USA
pp. 49-59

Scalable Data Collection Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks with Multiple Mobile Sinks (Abstract)

Sotiris Nikoletseas , Computer Technology Institute (CTI), Greece; University of Patras, Greece
Athanasios Kinalis , Computer Technology Institute (CTI), Greece; University of Patras, Greece
pp. 60-72
Session 3: Advances in Simulation Methodology and Practices

Mutation-Based Simulation Test Data Generation for Testing Complex Real-Time Software (Abstract)

Yinong Chen , Arizona State University, USA
Xiaoying Bai , Tsinghua University, China
Shufang Lee , Tsinghua University, China
pp. 73-80

Seamless Simulation of Hybrid Systems with Discrete Event Software Packages (Abstract)

James Nutaro , Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA
Mallikarjun Shankar , Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA
Teja Kuruganti , Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA
pp. 81-87

Evaluating the Design of Biological Cells Using a Computer Workbench (Abstract)

Simon Polstra , University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
Tessa E. Pronk , University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
Andy D. Pimentel , University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
Timo M. Breit , University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
pp. 88-98
Session 4: Performance Modeling

An Automatic Framework for Efficient Software Performance Evaluation and Optimization (Abstract)

Chih-Chieh Hsu , North Carolina State University, USA
Michael Devetsikiotis , North Carolina State University, USA
pp. 99-105

Admission Control in Optical Label Switched Networks: A Dynamic QoS-Based Approach (Abstract)

Yassine Khlifi , University of November 7th at Carthage, Tunisia and Monmouth University, USA
Mohammad S. Obaidat , Monmouth University, USA
Sihem Guemara-ElFatmi , University of November 7th at Carthage, Tunisia and Monmouth University, USA
Noureddine Boudriga , University of November 7th at Carthage, Tunisia and Monmouth University, USA
pp. 106-113

Revisiting the Issue of Performance Enhancement of Discrete Event Simulation Software (Abstract)

Norman Matloff , University of California at Davis, USA
Alex Bahouth , University of California at Davis, USA
Todd Williamson , University of California at Davis, USA
Steven Crites , University of California at Davis, USA
pp. 114-122

Performance Analysis of an Optimistic Simulator for CD++ (Abstract)

Qi Liu , Carleton University, Canada
Gabriel Wainer , Carleton University, Canada
pp. 123-132
Session 5: Simulation Languages, Tools, and Environments

Development and Realization of a Street Driving Simulator for Virtual Tour (Abstract)

Lin Wang , Communications Academy, China
Shigang Han , Communications Academy, China
Hua Liu , Communications Academy, China
Lianxing Jia , Communications Academy, China
pp. 133-136

Plug'n Simulate (Abstract)

Jan Himmelspach , University of Rostock, Germany
Adelinde M. Uhrmacher , University of Rostock, Germany
pp. 137-143

An Architecture for Rapidly Reconfigurable MOUT Simulations (Abstract)

Suiping Zhou , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Shang-Ping Ting , Defence Science & Technology Agency, Singapore
pp. 144-154
Session 6: Distributed Systems and Network Modeling and Simulation I

Evaluation of Interconnection Networks Using Full-System Simulators: Lessons Learned (Abstract)

Fco. Javier Ridruejo , The University of the Basque Country, Spain
Jose Miguel-Alonso , The University of the Basque Country, Spain
Javier Navaridas , The University of the Basque Country, Spain
pp. 155-162

JANE-The Java Ad Hoc Network Development Environment (Abstract)

Daniel Gorgen , University of Trier, Germany
Hannes Frey , University of Southern Denmark
Christian Hiedels , Universite du Luxembourg
pp. 163-176

The Impact of the Mobility Model on Delay Tolerant Networking Performance Analysis (Abstract)

Muhammad Abdulla , George Mason University, USA
Robert Simon , George Mason University, USA
pp. 177-184

Service Differentiation and QoS in a Scalable Content-Aware Load Balancing Algorithm (Abstract)

Salvador Alcaraz , Universidad Miguel Hernandez, Spain
Ramon Puigjaner , Universitat de les Illes Balears, Spain
Katja Gilly , Universidad Miguel Hernandez, Spain
Carlos Juiz , Universitat de les Illes Balears, Spain
pp. 185-193

A Typology for Resource Profiling and Modeling (Abstract)

Stephen V. Rice , The University of Mississippi, USA
Charles M. Jenkins , The University of Mississippi, USA
pp. 194-206
Session 7: VLSI Circuit Simulation--Distributed Simulation

Performance Comparison of Chip-Level Equalizers in the HSDPA System (Abstract)

Hwang Soo Lee , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
Woonsik Lee , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
Moohong Lee , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
Minjae Park , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
pp. 207-212

Using Simulated Fault Injection for Fault Tolerance Assessment of Quantum Circuits (Abstract)

Mircea Vladutiu , "Politehnica" University of Timisoara, Romania
Mihai Udrescu , "Politehnica" University of Timisoara, Romania
Oana Boncalo , "Politehnica" University of Timisoara, Romania
Lucian Prodan , "Politehnica" University of Timisoara, Romania
Alexandru Amaricai , "Politehnica" University of Timisoara, Romania
pp. 213-220

Working Set Based Scheduling in Time Warp Simulations (Abstract)

Malolan Chetlur , AT&T, USA
Philip A. Wilsey , Experimental Computing Laboratory, USA
pp. 221-230
Session 8: Parallel and Distributed Simulation

An Agent Infrastructure for Distributed Simulations over HLA and a Case Study Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (Abstract)

L. Nigro , Universita della Calabria, Italy
A. Giordano , Universita della Calabria, Italy
F. Cicirelli , Universita della Calabria, Italy
A. Furfaro , Universita della Calabria, Italy
pp. 231-238

A Performance Evaluation of Distributed Framework for Mining Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Azzedine Boukerche , University of Ottawa, Canada
Samer Samarah , University of Ottawa, Canada
pp. 239-246

An Accurate and Efficient Time-Division Parallelization of Cycle Accurate Architectural Simulators (Abstract)

Hiroshi Nakashima , Kyoto University, Japan
Masahiro Yano , Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan
Takashi Nakada , Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan
Toru Takasaki , Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan
pp. 247-255

MDL, A Domain-Specific Language for Molecular Dynamics (Abstract)

Jesus A. Izaguirre , University of Notre Dame, USA
Chris Sweet , University of Notre Dame, USA
Trevor Cickovski , University of Notre Dame, USA
pp. 256-266
Session 9: Distributed Systems and Network Modeling and Simulation II

GISE: A Data Access and Integration Service of Epidemiological Data for a Grid-Based Monitoring and Simulation System. (Abstract)

Eduardo Gallo , Universidade Catolica de Santos, Brazil
Henrique Fabricio Gagliardi , Universidade Catolica de Santos, Brazil
Virgilio Cavicchioli Neto , Universidade Catolica de Santos, Brazil
Domingos Alves , Universidade Catolica de Santos, Brazil
Fabricio Alves Barbosa da Silva , Universidade Catolica de Santos, Brazil
pp. 267-274

Failure Prediction in Computational Grids (Abstract)

Andrew Grimshaw , University of Virginia, USA
Woochul Kang , University of Virginia, USA
pp. 275-282

Effects of Low-Quality Computation Time Estimates in Policed Schedulers (Abstract)

Yingxin Jiang , University of Notre Dame, USA
Aaron Striegel , University of Notre Dame, USA
Justin M. Wozniak , University of Notre Dame, USA
pp. 283-292
Session 10: Distributed Systems and Network Modeling and Simulation III

Kiltera: A Simulation Language for Timed, Dynamic Structure Systems (Abstract)

Hans Vangheluwe , McGill University, Canada
Ernesto Posse , McGill University, Canada
pp. 293-300

Vehicular Mobility Simulation for VANETs (Abstract)

Marco Fiore , Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Fethi Filali , Institut Eurecom, France
Christian Bonnet , Institut Eurecom, France
Jerome Harri , Institut Eurecom, France
pp. 301-309

A Consistency Model for Highly Interactive Multi-player Online Games (Abstract)

Suiping Zhou , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Haifeng Shen , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 318-323

Graphic Visualization of the 802.11 DCF Protocol under the NS-2 Simulator (Abstract)

Farouk Kamoun , Universite de la Manouba, Tunisia
Ryad Ben-El-Kezadri , Universite de Paris VI, France; Universite de la Manouba, Tunisia
pp. 324-333
Author Index

Author Index (PDF)

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