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Communication Networks and Services Research, Annual Conference on (2006)
Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
May 24, 2006 to May 25, 2006
ISBN: 0-7695-2578-4
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction

Reviewers (PDF)

pp. xvi

State of the art and future trends in wireless communications: advances in the physical layer (PDF)

V.K. Bhargava , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., British Columbia Univ., Vancouver, BC
pp. 0

Security and trust in mobile ad hoc networks (PDF)

M. Guizani , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Western Michigan Univ., Kalamazoo, MI
pp. 0

Understanding and preventing attacks at layer 2 of the OSI reference model (PDF)

L. Senecal , Security Consulting Syst. Eng., Cisco Syst.
pp. 1 pp.

Advances in wireless local area networks (PDF)

B. Bing , Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA
pp. 0

Broadband Wireless Access - The Next Wireless Revolution (PDF)

B. Bing , Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA
pp. 14

Wireless mesh networks (PDF)

P.A.S. Ward , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Waterloo Univ., Ont.
pp. 0
Introduction

Organizing Committee (PDF)

pp. xii-xv

Reviewers (PDF)

pp. xvi
Keynote Speakers

Security and Trust in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks (PDF)

Mohsen Guizani , Western Michigan University, USA
pp. 4-5
Panel: Impact of Devastating Catastrophe on Telecommunications Networks
Tutorials

Advances in Wireless Local Area Networks (PDF)

Benny Bing , Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
pp. 13

Broadband Wireless Access - The Next Wireless Revolution (PDF)

Benny Bing , Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
pp. 14

Wireless Mesh Networks (PDF)

Paul A.S. Ward , University of Waterloo, Canada
pp. 16
Optical Networks and Systems

Transparent Ring-to-Ring Interconnection for Metro Core Optical Network (Abstract)

Choudhury A. Al Sayeed , University of Ottawa, Canada
Oliver W.W. Yang , University of Ottawa, Canada
Alex Vukovic , Broadband Applications and Optical Networks, Canada
pp. 19-25

Design of a Hybrid Multi-Slot Optical Code Division/Wavelength Division Multiple Access System (Abstract)

Hung-Shiang Chen , National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Po-Hao Chang , National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Jun-Ren Chen , National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
pp. 34-41
Wireless Networks I

A Lifetime-Extending Deployment Strategy for Multi-Hop Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Sze-Chu Liu , Nan Kai Institute of Technology, Taiwan, R.O.C.
pp. 53-60

Trusted Computing for Protecting Ad-hoc Routing (Abstract)

Paul Ward , University of Waterloo, Canada
Michael Jarrett , University of Waterloo, Canada
pp. 61-68

An Energy-Efficient MAC Protocol for Mobile Ad hoc Networks (Abstract)

Yongsheng Shi , University of Victoria, Canada
T. Aaron Gulliver , University of Victoria, Canada
pp. 76-88
Communication Systems

Spatial Correlation and SER Performance Analysis of Circular Antenna Array (Abstract)

Jie Zhou , Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, China
Wei Zhao , Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, China
Chao Huang , Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, China
Jiejun Wang , Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, China
pp. 89-94

Symbol-Wavelength MMSE Gain in a Multi-Antenna UWB System (Abstract)

V. V. S. Nagesh Polu , University of Brunswick, Canada
Brent R. Petersen , University of Brunswick, Canada
Bruce G. Colpitts , University of Brunswick, Canada
pp. 95-99

Adaptive Volterra Predistorters for Compensation of Non-linear Effects with Memory in OFDM Transmitters (Abstract)

Jian Li , Dalhousie University, Canada
Jacek Ilow , Dalhousie University, Canada
pp. 100-103
System and Traffic Modeling

A Robust Methodology for Performance Evaluation of Communication Networks Protocols (Abstract)

Osama Youness , Menoufia University, Egypt
Wail Abd El-Wahed , Menoufia University, Egypt
Fawzy Torkey , Menoufia University, Egypt
Wail Elkilani , Menoufia University, Egypt
pp. 113-122

Traffic Modeling with Gamma Mixtures and Dynamical Bandwidth Provisioning (Abstract)

Z. Liu , University of Moncton, Canada
R. McGorman , Lodex International Consulting, Canada
J. Almhana , University of Moncton, Canada
V. Choulakian , University of Moncton, Canada
pp. 123-130

Periodic Data Traffic Modeling and Predicition-Based Bandwith Allocation (Abstract)

J. Almhana , University of Moncton, Canada
Z. Liu , University of Moncton, Canada
V. Choulakian , University of Moncton, Canada
R. McGorman , Lodex International Consulting, Canada
pp. 131-138

Combining Petri Nets and ns-2: A Hybrid Method for Analysis and Simulation (Abstract)

Qiang Ye , University of Alberta, Canada
Mike H. MacGregor , University of Alberta, Canada
pp. 139-148
Wireless Networks II

Divalia: A Practical Framework for Anonymous Peer-to-Peer File Exchange in Wireless Ad-hoc Networks (Abstract)

Pawel Gburzynski , University of Alberta, Canada
Ioanis Nikolaidis , University of Alberta, Canada
Ryan Vogt , University of Calgary, Canada
pp. 149-156

A Backup Routing with Wireless Sensor Network for Bridge Monitoring System (Abstract)

Ren-Guey Lee , National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Shao-Shan Chiang , Lunghwa University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Chien-Chih Lai , National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Ming-Shyan Wei , National Taipei University of Technology, Tawian, R.O.C.
Kuei-Chien Chen , National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Hsin-Sheng Liu , National Taipei University of Technology, Tawian, R.O.C.
pp. 157-161

Adaptive Queue Management on Micro-MPLS-Based Wireless Networks for Multimedia Traffic (Abstract)

Sherali Zeadally , University of the District of Columbia, USA
Scott Fowler , Wayne State University, USA
pp. 162-169

Range-Based Density Control forWireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Li-Hsing Yen , Chung Hua University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Yang-Min Cheng , Chung Hua University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
pp. 170-180
Traffic Management and Scheduling

General Window-Based Congestion Control: Buffer Occupancy, Network Efficiency and Packet Loss (Abstract)

Wen-hua Dou , National University of Defence Technology, China
Li-song Shao , National University of Defence Technology, China
He-ying Zhang , National University of Defence Technology, China
pp. 181-195

Empirical Bandwidth Provisioning Models for High Speed Internet Traffic (Abstract)

R. McGorman , Lodex International Consulting, Canada
Z. Liu , University of Moncton, Canada
V. Choulakian , University of Moncton, Canada
J. Almhana , University of Moncton, Canada
pp. 188-195

A Priority Based Packet Scheduler with Deadline Considerations (Abstract)

Oral Gokgol , Isik University, Turkey
Tamer Dag , Isik University, Turkey
pp. 196-203

Loan-Grant Based Round Robin Scheduling (Abstract)

Oliver Yang , University of Ottawa, Canada
Akbar Ghaffar Pour Rahbar , University of Ottawa, Canada
pp. 204-212
Routing and Switching Architectures

Guaranteed Maximal Matching for Input Buffered Crossbar Switches (Abstract)

Ashraf Matrawy , University of Ottawa, Canada
Choudhury A. Al Sayeed , University of Ottawa, Canada
pp. 213-220

An Efficient Parallel IP Lookup Technique using CREW Based Multiprocessor Organization (Abstract)

M Sandhya , Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, India
N. Srikrishna , Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, India
T. Srinivasan , Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, India
pp. 221-226

MPLS-based Multicast Shared Trees (Abstract)

Chung-Horng Lung , Carleton University, Canada
Ashraf Matrawy , Carleton University, Canada
Ioannis Lambadaris , Carleton University, Canada
Wei Yi , Carleton University, Canada
pp. 227-234

Implementation of a Cable Access Point (CAP) Device for Ubiquitous Network Applications (Abstract)

Ren-Guey Lee , National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Chun-Chieh Hsiao , Lunghwa University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Chien-Chih Lai , National Taipei University of Technology, Tawian, R.O.C.
pp. 235-242
Wireless Networks III

SCTP Multihoming Support for Handoffs across Heterogeneous Networks (Abstract)

F. Siddiqui , Wayne State University, USA
S. Zeadally , University of the District of Columbia, USA
pp. 243-250

Wireless Airtime Traffic Estimation Using a State Space Model (Abstract)

Amir K. Khandani , University of Waterloo, Canada
Farzaneh Kohandani , University of Wateloo, Canada
Derek W. McAvoy , Bell Mobility, Canada
pp. 251-258

A Cost Efficient Location Management Technique for Mobile Users with Frequently Visited Locations (Abstract)

Mohie Hadhoud , Minufiya University, Egypt
Wail Elkilani , Minufiya University, Egypt
Nabil Ismail , Minufiya University, Egypt
Rashed Khalil , Minufiya University, Egypt
pp. 259-266

A New Boundary Location Register Signalling Protocol for Inter-system Roaming (Abstract)

Rajeev Tripathi , MNNIT, India
Hemant Kumar Pande , TCS, India
Chiranjeev Kumar , Indian School of Mines (ISM), India
pp. 267-276
Security

Toward A Feature Classification Scheme For Network Intrusion Detection (Abstract)

Iosif-Viorel Onut , University of New Brunswick, Canada
Ali A. Ghorbani , University of New Brunswick, Canada
pp. 277-284

Genetic Programming Based WiFi Data Link Layer Attack Detection (Abstract)

Patrick LaRoche , Dalhousie University, Canada
A. Nur Zincir-Heywood , Dalhousie University, Canada
pp. 285-292

PSAT: Proactive Signaling Architecture for IP Traceback (Abstract)

Ahmad Fadlallah , Ecole Nationale Superieure des Telecommunicatio, France
Ahmed Serhrouchni , Ecole Nationale Superieure des Telecommunications, France
pp. 293-299

CIFS: a Trust-Based Multilayer Information Filtering System for Multi-Agent Mobile Information Systems (Abstract)

Ali Ghorbani , University of New Brunswick, Canada
Eugenia Kondratova , University of New Brunswick, Canada
Stephen Marsh , National Research Council of Canada
pp. 300-310
Poster Session

A Reconfigurable Four-Channel Transceiver Testbed with Signalling-Wavelength-Spaced Antennas under Centralized FPGA Control (Abstract)

Brent R. Petersen , University of New Brunswick, Canada
Mary E. Kaye , University of New Brunswick, Canada
J. Andy Harriman , University of New Brunswick, Canada
pp. 311-313

Establishing an Advanced Internetworking Research Laboratory at Dalhousie University (Abstract)

William Robertson , Dalhousie University, Canada
Shyamala C. Sivakumar , St. Mary's University, Canada
Nauman Aslam , Dalhousie University, Canada
Jacek Ilow , Dalhousie University, Canada
pp. 314

Cartesian Core Routing and Cartesian Border Gateway Design (Abstract)

Jian Wang , Dalhousie University, Canada
Larry Hughes , Dalhousie University
pp. 317-319

Modeling User Behaviors from FTP Server Logs (Abstract)

A. Nur Zincir-Heywood , Dalhousie University, Canada
Yeming Hu , Dalhousie University, Canada
pp. 320-322

Performance of Space-Time Block Coded MB-OFDM UWB Systems (Abstract)

Tan-Hsu Tan , National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Kuan-Chih Lin , National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan, R.O.C.
pp. 323-327

Bandwidth Provisioning and Capacity Planning Tools (Abstract)

B. Lanteignea , University de Moncton, Canada
Z. Liua , University de Moncton, Canada
J. Almhanaa , University de Moncton, Canada
R. McGormanb , Lodex International Consulting, Canada
pp. 328-330
Author Index

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 331
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