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14th International Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications, 2003. Proceedings. (2003)
Prague, Czech Republic
Sept. 1, 2003 to Sept. 5, 2003
ISSN: 1529-4188
ISBN: 0-7695-1993-8
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Session

A Study of a Multi-Ring Buffer Management for BLAST (Abstract)

Melissa Lemos , Pontif?cia Universidade Cat?lica
S?rgio Lifschitz , Pontif?cia Universidade Cat?lica
pp. 5

BioNotes: A System for Biosequence Annotation (Abstract)

Melissa Lemos , Pontif?cia Universidade Cat?lica do Rio de Janeiro
Luiz Fernando Bessa Seibel , Pontif?cia Universidade Cat?lica do Rio de Janeiro
Marco Antonio Casanova , Pontif?cia Universidade Cat?lica do Rio de Janeiro
pp. 16

ConsDiff: Identification of Conserved Differences between Sets of Amino Acid Sequences (Abstract)

Saumil Mehta , University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City
Deendayal Dinakarpandian , University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City
pp. 21

Microarray Gene Expression Data Association Rules Mining Based On JG-Tree (Abstract)

Xiang-Rong Jiang , The University of Oklahoma
Le Gruenwald , The University of Oklahoma
pp. 27

Having a BLAST: Analyzing Gene Sequence Data with BlastQuest (Abstract)

William G. Farmerie , University of Florida
Joachim Hammer , University of Florida
Li Liu , University of Florida
Markus Schneider , University of Florida
pp. 37

Structural Genomic Workflows Supported by Web Services (Abstract)

Maria Cl?udia Cavalcanti , Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Fernanda Bai? , Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Shaila C. R?ssle , Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Paulo M. Bisch , Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rafael Targino , Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Paulo F. Pires , Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Maria Luiza Campos , Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Marta Mattoso , Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
pp. 45

Graphical User Interface to Multiple Biological Databases (Abstract)

Parimala N. , Jawaharlal Nehru University
pp. 50

Automatic Wrapper Generation for Semi-Structured Biological Data Based on Table Structure Identification (Abstract)

Liangyou Chen , Mississippi State University
Hasan M. Jamil , Mississippi State University
Nan Wang , Mississippi State University
pp. 55

Creation of Architectural Ontology: User's Experience (Abstract)

Jan Uhlir , Czech Technical University
Magda Machkova , Charles University
Pavel Hajek , Ceske Budejovice
Tereza Cermanova , Charles University Prague
pp. 65

Soft Ontologies and Similarity Cluster Tools to Facilitate Exploration and Discovery of Cultural Heritage Resources (Abstract)

J. Aviles Collao , University of Art and Design Helsinki
L. Diaz-Kommonen , University of Art and Design Helsinki
M. Kaipainen , University of Art and Design Helsinki
J. Pietarila , University of Art and Design Helsinki
pp. 75

Resource Annotation and Outline Creation Tool (RAT-O) (Abstract)

Kamil Matousek , Czeck Technical University
Zdenek Kouba , Czeck Technical University
Petr Hust? , Czeck Technical University
pp. 80

3D Metaphor and Web based Technology as an User-friendly Approach to (Abstract)

Nada Bates-Brkljac , University of the West of England, Bristol, England
pp. 87

Cultural Heritage Presentation in Virtual Environment: Czech Experience (Abstract)

Jiri Zara , Czech Technical University in Prague
Pavel Slav? , Czech Technical University in Prague
pp. 92

Standard Metadata Embedding in a Digital Image (Abstract)

Roberto Caldelli , University of Florence
Franco Bartolini , University of Florence
Vito Cappellini , University of Florence
pp. 97

Methodology and Tools to Support Storytelling in Cultural Heritage Forums (Abstract)

Trevor Collins , The Open University
Paul Mulholland , The Open University
David Bradbury , The Open University
Zdenek Zdrahal , The Open University
pp. 105

An ontological application for archaeological narratives (Abstract)

Eoin Kilfeather , Digital Media Centre, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland
John McAuley , Digital Media Centre, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland
Anthony Corns , Discovery Programme, Dublin, Ireland
Oli McHugh , Discovery Programme, Dublin, Ireland
pp. 110

Activity Theory and Design in the CIPHER project (Abstract)

Lily D?az-Kommonen , University of Art and Design Helsinki
pp. 115

SumatraTT: a Generic Data Pre-processing System (Abstract)

Petr Aubrecht , Czech Technical University
Petr Miksovsk? , Czech Technical University
Lubos Kr? , Czech Technical University
pp. 120
Session 1: Communication Networks and Protocols

A Proposal of a High Quality Video Delivery Method in Small-Scale Best-Effort Networks (Abstract)

Yuka Kato , University of Electro-Communications
Katsuya Hakozaki , University of Electro-Communications
pp. 129

Efficient Index Caching Schemes for Data Broadcasting in Mobile Computing Environments (Abstract)

Jen-Jou Hung , National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Yungho Leu , National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
pp. 139

Mobile Web Service Platform for Robust, Responsive Distributed Application (Abstract)

Takashi Yoshikawa , NTT DoCoMo, Inc.
Ken Ohta , NTT DoCoMo, Inc.
Tomohiro Nakagawa , NTT DoCoMo, Inc.
Shoji Kurakake , NTT DoCoMo, Inc.
pp. 144
Session 2: Distributed Cooperating Information Systems

Flexibility in Group Communication Service (Abstract)

Tomoya Enokido , Tokyo Denki University
Vlad I. Wietrzyk , University of Western Sydney
Makoto Takizawa , Tokyo Denki University
pp. 151

Load Sharing in Cluster Service Provision (Abstract)

R. Anane , Coventry University, UK
R. J. Anthony , The University of Greenwich, UK
K-M. Chao , Coventry University, UK
M. Younas , Coventry University, UK
pp. 156

Statistical Analysis of Virtual Japanese Traditional Crafting Presentation (Abstract)

Akihiro Miyakawa , Iwate Prefectural University; Ishikawa Prefecture
Kaoru Sugita , Iwate Prefectural University
Yoshitaka Shibata , Iwate Prefectural University
pp. 167
Session 3: Mobile Communication and Networks

A QoS Routing Method for Ad-Hoc Networks Based on Genetic Algorithm (Abstract)

Leonard Barolli , Fukuoka Institute of Technology (FIT)
Akio Koyama , Tohoku University
Norio Shiratori , Fukuoka Institute of Technology (FIT); Tohoku University
pp. 175

Service Rings - A Semantic Overlay for Service Discovery in Ad hoc Networks (Abstract)

Michael Klein , Universit?t Karlsruhe
Birgitta K?nig-Ries , Universit?t Karlsruhe
Philipp Obreiter , Universit?t Karlsruhe
pp. 180

Multi-user Driven Path Prediction Algorithm for Mobile Computing (Abstract)

M. Kyriakakos , University of Athens, Panepistimioupolis
S. Hadjiefthymiades , University of Athens, Panepistimioupolis
N. Frangiadakis , University of Athens, Panepistimioupolis
L. Merakos , University of Athens, Panepistimioupolis
pp. 191
Session 4: Internet and Web-Based Applications

Transactional Aid to Workflow Distribution to Support E-Commerce (Abstract)

Vlad I. Wietrzyk , University of Western Sydney, Australia
Makoto Takizawa , Tokyo Denki University, Japan
Tomoya Enokido , Tokyo Denki University, Japan
Bill Grosky , University of Michigan - Dearborn
pp. 199

An Integrated Web Security System (Abstract)

Bingyang Zhou , School of Business and Informatics
pp. 204

A Model for Context-dependent Access Control for Web-based Services with Role-based Approach (Abstract)

Ruben Wolf , FhG Institute for Secure Telecooperation (SIT)
Thomas Keinz , FhG Institute for Secure Telecooperation (SIT)
Markus Schneider , FhG Institute for Secure Telecooperation (SIT)
pp. 209

Temporal Information Retrieval in Cooperative Search Engine (Abstract)

Nobuyoshi Sato , Toyo University, Japan
Minoru Uehara , Toyo University, Japan
Yoshifumi Sakai , Tohoku University, Japan
pp. 215
Session 1

Virtual Terminal as an XML Web Service (Abstract)

Erik Vanem , Telenor R&D
Dao van Tran , Telenor R&D
P?l L?kstad , Telenor R&D
Tore E. J?nvik , Telenor R&D
Do van Thanh , Telenor R&D
pp. 225

Lock-based Protocols for Cooperation on XML Documents (Abstract)

Sven Helmer , Universit?t Mannheim
Carl-Christian Kanne , Universit?t Mannheim
Guido Moerkotte , Universit?t Mannheim
pp. 230

Schema Mapping for Interoperability in XML-Based Multidatabase Systems (Abstract)

Ruixuan Li , Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Zhengding Lu , Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Weijun Xiao , Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Bing Li , Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Wei Wu , Huazhong University of Science and Technology
pp. 235

Bridging the Gap Between the Data Warehouse and XML (Abstract)

D. Burnell , The Children?s Society
A. Al-Zobaidie , University of Greenwich
G. Windall , University of Greenwich
pp. 241
Session 2

Dynamic Evolution in Workflow Management Systems (Abstract)

Paulo Dias , Technical University of Lisbon
Pedro Vieira , Technical University of Lisbon
Ant?nio Rito-Silva , Technical University of Lisbon
pp. 254
Session 3

CARLOS: A Collaborative Authoring Tool for Reusable Learning Objects (Abstract)

Carmen Luisa Padr? , Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Juan Manuel Dodero , Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Paloma D?az , Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Ignacio Aedo , Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Camino Fern?ndez , Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
pp. 269

A Prototypal Environment for Collaborative Work within a Research Organization (Abstract)

M. Ettorre , Exeura s.r.l. Via P. Bucci
L. Pontieri , ICAR-CNR
M. Ruffolo , Exeura s.r.l. Via P. Bucci; ICAR-CNR
P. Rullo , Exeura s.r.l. Via P. Bucci; Universit? della Calabria
D. Sacc? , Exeura s.r.l. Via P. Bucci; Universit? della Calabria; ICAR-CNR
pp. 274
Workshop 05 - MIW

Addressing Learner Diversity by Promoting Flexibility in e-Learning Environments (Abstract)

Maia Dimitrova , Global Campus Project Middlesex University
Chris Sadler , Global Campus Project Middlesex University
Stylianos Hatzipanagos , Global Campus Project Middlesex University
Alan Murphy , Global Campus Project Middlesex University
pp. 287

MMS: A User-Centric Portal for e-Learning (Abstract)

Colin Allison , University of St Andrews
Alex Bain , University of St Andrews
Bin Ling , University of St Andrews
Ross Nicoll , University of St Andrews
pp. 292

Web Servers with Semi-Transactions for e-Learning Activities (Abstract)

Jarogniew Rykowski , The Poznan University of Economics
Waldemar Wieczerzycki , The Poznan University of Economics
pp. 297

Investigation on the Effectiveness on Web-based Learning Using Web-Mining Approach (Abstract)

Irene Kwan Lau , Lingnan University of Hong Kong
Joseph Fong , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 302

FID: Longlife E-learning Project in the Italian Ministry of Justice (Abstract)

Monica Palmirani , University of Bologna
Michele Martoni , University of Bologna
Sergio Niger , University of Bologna
pp. 322

Enhancing Web Access Using Data Mining Techniques (Abstract)

Alejandro A. Vaisman , University of Toronto
Gabriel Dandretta , Universidad de Belgrano
Mariela Sapia , Universidad de Belgrano
pp. 327

Modelling and Predicting Web Page Accesses Using Markov Processes (Abstract)

Devanshu Dhyani , Nanyang Technological University
Sourav S Bhowmick , Nanyang Technological University
Wee-Keong Ng , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 332
Watermarking & Fingerprinting

On the Noninvertibility of Adaptive Digital Watermarking (Abstract)

Xianfeng Zhao , Shanghai Jiaotong Univ.
Weinong Wang , Shanghai Jiaotong Univ.
Kefei Chen , Shanghai Jiaotong Univ.
pp. 347

Practical Asymmetric Fingerprinting with a TTP (Abstract)

A. Mart?nez-Ballest? , Universitat Rovira i Virgili.
F. Seb? , Universitat Rovira i Virgili.
J. Domingo-Ferrer , Universitat Rovira i Virgili.
M. Soriano , Universitat Polit?cnica de Catalunya
pp. 352
Protocols (I)

Some Protocols Useful on the Internet from Threshold Signature Schemes (Abstract)

Vanesa Daza , Universitat Polit?cnica de Catalunya
Javier Herranz , Universitat Polit?cnica de Catalunya
Germ? S?ez , Universitat Polit?cnica de Catalunya
pp. 359

Fairness in Wallets with Observer (Abstract)

Heike Neumann , University of Giessen
Thomas Schwarzpaul , University of Giessen
pp. 364

A Protocol for Programmable Smart Cards (Abstract)

T. Cucinotta , Scuola Superiore Sant?Anna, Pisa (Italy)
M. Di Natale , Scuola Superiore Sant?Anna, Pisa (Italy)
D. Corcoran , Schlumberger Smart Card Research, Austin (TX)
pp. 369
Privacy

Privacy and Trusted Computing (Abstract)

Jason Reid , Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Juan M. Gonz?lez Nieto , Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Ed Dawson , Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Eiji Okamoto , University of Tsukuba, Japan
pp. 383

Privacy in an Identity-based DRM System (Abstract)

Claudine Conrado , Philips Research, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Frank Kamperman , Philips Research, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Geert Jan Schrijen , Philips Research, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Willem Jonker , Philips Research, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
pp. 389

Towards a Logic of Privacy-Preserving Selective Disclosure Credential Protocols (Abstract)

Theodoros Balopoulos , University of the Aegean, Samos, Greece
Stephanos Gritzalis , University of the Aegean, Samos, Greece
pp. 396
Trust

XenoTrust: Event-based distributed trust management (Abstract)

Boris Dragovic , University of Cambridge
Evangelos Kotsovinos , University of Cambridge
Steven Hand , University of Cambridge
Peter R. Pietzuch , University of Cambridge
pp. 410

A Coloured Petri Net Trust Model (Abstract)

Peter Lory , Universit?t Regensburg
pp. 415
Credentials (I)
Protocols (II)

Amending P3P for Clearer Privacy Promises (Abstract)

G? Karjoth , IBM Research
Matthias Schunter , IBM Research
Els Van Herreweghen , IBM Research
Michael Waidner , IBM Research
pp. 445

Evaluation of Revocation Systems with a JAVA Test-bed (Abstract)

Jose L. Mu? , Technical University of Catalonia
Jordi Forn? , Technical University of Catalonia
Oscar Esparza , Technical University of Catalonia
Miguel Soriano , Technical University of Catalonia
David Jodra , Technical University of Catalonia
pp. 450

Source Authentication in Group Communication Systems (Abstract)

Xin Zhao , University of Michigan
Atul Prakash , University of Michigan
pp. 455

Certified E-mail Systems Using Public Notice Board (Abstract)

Kenji Imamoto , Kyushu Univ. Japan
Kouichi Sakurai , Kyushu Univ. Japan
pp. 460
Applications

Electronic Voting Systems: Security Implications of the Administrative Workflow (Abstract)

Costas Lambrinoudakis , University of the Aegean
Spyros Kokolakis , University of the Aegean
Maria Karyda , Athens University of Economics and Business
Vasilis Tsoumas , Athens University of Economics and Business
Dimitris Gritzalis , Athens University of Economics and Business
Sokratis Katsikas , University of the Aegean
pp. 467

A business process-driven approach to security engineering (Abstract)

Antonio Ma? , Universidad de Malaga, Spain
Jos? A. Montenegro , Universidad de Malaga, Spain
Carsten Rudolph , Fraunhofer Institute for Secure Telecooperation - SIT, Germany
Jos? Luis Vivas , Hewlett Packard Laboratories, UK
pp. 477

Experiences Running a Web Anonymising Service (Abstract)

Claudia Golembiewski , Unabh?ngiges Landeszentrum f?r Datenschutz
Marit Hansen , Unabh?ngiges Landeszentrum f?r Datenschutz
Sandra Steinbrecher , Freie Universit?t Berlin
pp. 482
Credentials (II)

FlexiCert: Merging X.509 Identity Certificates and Attribute Certificates (Abstract)

A. Lakshminarayanan , Institute of Infocomm Research
Jianying Zhou , Institute of Infocomm Research
pp. 489

Towards Dynamically Administered Role-Based Access Control (Abstract)

Andreas K. Mattas , Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Ioannis K. Mavridis , University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece
George I. Pangalos , Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
pp. 494

Delegation in Distributed Systems: Challenges and Open Issues (Abstract)

?scar C?novas , University of Murcia
Antonio F. G?mez , University of Murcia
pp. 499
Session 1: Invited Address

Information grids: managing and mining semantic data in a grid infrastructure; open issues and application to geno-medical data (Abstract)

Lionel Brunie , National Institute of Applied Sciences, Lyon, France
Maryvonne Miquel , National Institute of Applied Sciences, Lyon, France
Jean Marc Pierson , National Institute of Applied Sciences, Lyon, France
Anne Tchounikine , National Institute of Applied Sciences, Lyon, France
Clarisse Dhaenens , LIFL, Universit? de Lille1, Lille, France
Nouredine Melab , LIFL, Universit? de Lille1, Lille, France
El Ghazali Talbi , LIFL, Universit? de Lille1, Lille, France
Abdelkader Hameurlain , Lab. IRIT Toulouse France
Franck Morvan , Lab. IRIT Toulouse France
pp. 509
Session 2: Parallel and Distributed Data Mining

Parallel Association Rule Mining with Minimum Inter-Processor Communication (Abstract)

Mohammad El-Hajj , University of Alberta Edmonton, AB, Canada
Osmar R. Za?ane , University of Alberta Edmonton, AB, Canada
pp. 519

Towards an Open Service Architecture for Data Mining on the Grid (Abstract)

Peter Brezany , University of Vienna
J? Hofer , University of Vienna
Alexander W?hrer , University of Vienna
A Min Tjoa , Vienna University of Technology
pp. 524

Enhancing the Availability of Networked Database Services by Replication and Consistency Maintenance (Abstract)

Hendrik Decker , Universidad Polit?cnica de Valencia
Francesc Mu? , Universidad Polit?cnica de Valencia
Luis Ir? , Universidad Polit?cnica de Valencia
Paco Castro , Universidad Polit?cnica de Valencia
Antonio Calero , Universidad Polit?cnica de Valencia
Javier Esparza , Universidad Polit?cnica de Valencia
Jordi Bataller , Universidad Polit?cnica de Valencia
Pablo Gald?mez , Universidad Polit?cnica de Valencia
Josep Bernab? , Universidad Polit?cnica de Valencia
pp. 531
Session 3: Distribution Aspects: Services and Query Processing

Mobile Agent Cooperation Methods for Large Scale Distributed Dynamic Query Optimization (Abstract)

F. Morvan , Institute de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse IRIT, Universit? Paul Sabatier
M. Hussein , Institute de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse IRIT, Universit? Paul Sabatier
A. Hameurlain , Institute de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse IRIT, Universit? Paul Sabatier
pp. 542
Session 1

Metadata for the Legal Domain (Abstract)

Monica Palmirani , University of Bologna
Raffaella Brighi , University of Bologna
pp. 553

Approaches to Implementing Active Semantics with XML Schema (Abstract)

Martin Bernauer , Vienna University of Technology
Gerti Kappel , Vienna University of Technology
Gerhard Kramler , Vienna University of Technology
pp. 559

A Visual Interface for Native XML Database (Abstract)

Khin-Myo Win , Nanyang Technological University
Emerald Rosasillfiani , Nanyang Technological University
Wee-Keong Ng , Nanyang Technological University
Ee-Peng Lim , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 571
Session 2.1

Semantic Modeling among Web Services Interfaces for Services Integration-SOTA(Smart Office Task Automation) platform (Abstract)

Tse-Ming Tsai , Institute for Information Industry Taiwan
Han-Kuan Yu , Institute for Information Industry Taiwan
Ping-Yao Liao , Institute for Information Industry Taiwan
Hsin-Te Shih , Institute for Information Industry Taiwan
pp. 579

Integrating Ontology Languages and Answer Set Programming (Abstract)

S. Heymans , Vrije Universiteit Brussel, VUB
D. Vermeir , Vrije Universiteit Brussel, VUB
pp. 584

Domain ontologies for knowledge sharing and service composition in virtual districts (Abstract)

D. Bianchini , Universit? di Brescia
V. De Antonellis , Universit? di Brescia
M. Melchiori , Universit? di Brescia
pp. 589
Session 2.2

HELIOS: a General Framework for Ontology-based Knowledge Sharing and Evolution in P2P Systems (Abstract)

S. Castano , Universit? degli Studi di Milano
A. Ferrara , Universit? degli Studi di Milano
S. Montanelli , Universit? degli Studi di Milano
D. Zucchelli , Universit? degli Studi di Milano
pp. 597

An Ontology-Based Approach for Organizing, Sharing, and Querying Knowledge Objects on the Web (Abstract)

Ab?lio Fernandes , Military Institute of Engineering-IME
Ana Maria de C. Moura , Military Institute of Engineering-IME
F?bio Porto , Military Institute of Engineering-IME
pp. 604

Ontology-based Integration of OLAP and Information Retrieval (Abstract)

Torsten Priebe , University of Regensburg, Germany
G?nther Pernul , University of Regensburg, Germany
pp. 610
Session 3

Object-Process Methodology as a basis for the Visual Semantic Web (Abstract)

Dov Dori , Technion, Israel Institute of Technology; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge
pp. 617

Applying the Semantic Web Layers to Access Control (Abstract)

Mariemma I. Yag? , University of Malaga, Spain
Antonio Ma? , University of Malaga, Spain
Javier L?pez , University of Malaga, Spain
Jos? M. Troya , University of Malaga, Spain
pp. 622

Management of Domain Space Defined Semantic Web (Abstract)

Goran Soldar , University of Brighton, UK
Dan Smith , University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
pp. 627
Session 4

Rainbow - Multiway Semantic Analysis of Websites (Abstract)

Vojtech Sv?tek , University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic
Jirka Kosek , University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic
Martin Labsk? , University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic
Jir? Br?za , University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic
Martin Kavalec , University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic
Miroslav Vacura , University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic
Vladim?r V?vra , University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic
V?clav Sn?sel , Technical University, Ostrava, Czech Republic
pp. 635

Individualized E-Learning Systems Enabled by a Semantically Determined Adaptation of Learning Fragments (Abstract)

Martin Bl?chl , Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
Hildegard Rumetshofer , Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
Wolfram W? , Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
pp. 640
Autonomic Architectures

Today?s DBMSs: How autonomic are they? (Abstract)

Said Elnaffar , Queen?s University
Wendy Powley , Queen?s University
Darcy Benoit , Queen?s University
Pat Martin , Queen?s University
pp. 651

Self-Organizing Resource Allocation for Autonomic Networks (Abstract)

T. Eymann , Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Germany
M. Reinicke , Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Germany
O. Ardaiz , Technical University of Catalonia, Spain
P. Artigas , Technical University of Catalonia, Spain
F. Freitag , Technical University of Catalonia, Spain
L. Navarro , Technical University of Catalonia, Spain
pp. 656

The Patia Autonomic Webserver: Feasibility Experimentation (Abstract)

Julie A McCann , Imperial College London
Gawesh Jawaheer , Imperial College London
pp. 661
Agents and Ontologies

Awareness and Agility for Autonomic Distributed Systems: Platform-Independent Publish-Subscribe Event-Based Communication for Mobile Agents (Abstract)

Amir Padovitz , Monash University, Caulfield East
Arkady Zaslavsky , Monash University, Caulfield East
Seng Wai Loke , Monash University, Caulfield East
pp. 669

Emotional Attributes in Autonomic Computing Systems (Abstract)

Andrew Lee , Hebdomod
Mohammed Ibrahim , Greenwich University
pp. 681
Autonomic Frameworks I

A Framework for Self-Optimizing Grids Using P2P Components (Abstract)

Florian Schintke , Zuse Institute Berlin (ZIB)
Thorsten Sch? , Zuse Institute Berlin (ZIB)
Alexander Reinefeld , Zuse Institute Berlin (ZIB)
pp. 689

Towards an Autonomic Distributed Computing System (Abstract)

Zoran Constantinescu , Norwegian University of Science and Technology
pp. 694

Towards an Autonomic Computing Environment (Abstract)

Roy Sterritt , University of Ulster
Dave Bustard , University of Ulster
pp. 699
Autonomic Frameworks II

Fine-Grained Self-Healing Hardware for Large-Scale Autonomic Systems (Abstract)

Vinu Vijay Kumar , University of Virginia
John Lach , University of Virginia
pp. 707

Balanced High Availability in Layered Distributed Computing Systems (Abstract)

Carsten Trinitis , Munich University of Technology
Max Walter , Munich University of Technology
Markus Leberecht , FORCE Computers GmbH
pp. 713

Making Autonomic Computing Systems Accountable: The Problem of Human-Computer (Abstract)

Stuart Anderson , University of Edinburgh
Mark Hartswood , University of Edinburgh
Rob Procter , University of Edinburgh
Mark Rouncefield , Lancaster University
Roger Slack , University of Edinburgh
James Soutter , University of Edinburgh
Alex Voss , University of Edinburgh
pp. 718

Adding Autonomic Functionality to Object-Oriented Applications (Abstract)

Marc Schanne , FZI Forschungszentrum Informatik
Tom Gelhausen , FZI Forschungszentrum Informatik
Walter F. Tichy , University of Karlsruhe
pp. 725
Ontology & Metadata Matters

Ontology Based Semantic Similarity Comparison of Documents (Abstract)

Vladimir Oleshchuk , Agder University College
Asle Pedersen , InterMedium AS
pp. 735

Using XMI and MOF for Representation and Interchange of Software Processes (Abstract)

Francisco Ru? , Escuela Superior de Inform?tica
Aurora Vizca?no , Escuela Superior de Inform?tica
F?lix Garc? , Escuela Superior de Inform?tica
Mario Piattini , Escuela Superior de Inform?tica
pp. 739

Metadata for Content Description In Legal Information (Abstract)

Maria-Teresa Sagri , ITTIG (Institute for Theory and Techniques for Legal Information)
Daniela Tiscornia , ITTIG (Institute for Theory and Techniques for Legal Information)
pp. 745
Meaning Matters: AI, Knowledge Issues

Using an Ontology to Improve Search in a Terrorism Database System (Abstract)

Le Gruenwald , The University of Oklahoma
Gary McNutt , The University of Oklahoma
Adrien Mercier , The University of Oklahoma
pp. 753

A Design Pattern Approach to Bitemporal data Modelling (Abstract)

Chiyaba Njovu , University of Greenwich
Mohammed T. Ibrahim , University of Greenwich
pp. 758

Toward Hypermedia Design Methods for the Semantic Web (Abstract)

Susana Montero , Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Paloma D?az , Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Ignacio Aedo , Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Juan Manuel Dodero , Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
pp. 762

A Framework for Interoperability of Heterogeneous Systems (Abstract)

Rahat Iqbal , Coventry University
Anne James , Coventry University
Richard Gatward , Coventry University
pp. 768
Session I

Introducing a Pattern Based Knowledge Management Approach: The Verbundplan Case (Abstract)

Anne Persson , University of Sk?vde
Janis Stirna , Royal Institute of Technology and Stockholm University
Horst Dulle , Verbundplan GmbH
Gernot Hatzenbichler , Verbundplan GmbH
G?nter Strutz , Verbundplan GmbH
pp. 777

Discourse Knowledge Management in Communities of Practice (Abstract)

Angi Voss , Fraunhofer-AIS, Schloss Birlinghoven
Andreas Sch?fer , Fraunhofer-AIS, Schloss Birlinghoven
pp. 782

P2P Knowledge Management: an Investigation of the Technical Architecture and Main Processes (Abstract)

Oscar Mangisengi , Software Competence Center Hagenberg (SCCH)
Wolfgang Essmayr , Software Competence Center Hagenberg (SCCH)
pp. 787
Session II

KM for Public Administration: Focusing on KMS Feature Requirements (Abstract)

Maria Wimmer , University of Linz, Austria
Roland Traunm? , University of Linz, Austria
pp. 795

Using Repertory Grids to Test Data Quality and Experts? Hunches (Abstract)

Simone Stumpf , University College London
Janet McDonnell , University College London
pp. 806
Session III

A Case-Based Reasoning Approach in E-Tourism: Tour Itinerary Planning (Abstract)

Ali Akbar Niknafs , Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman
Mohammad Ebrahim Shiri , Amirkabir Industrial Uuniversity of Tehran-Iran
Mohammad Masoud Javidi , Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman
pp. 818

Knowledge Modeling Techniques in Workflow Systems (Abstract)

Andrea K? , Budapest Unversity of Economic Sciences and Public Administration
pp. 823
Workshop 12 - E-Negotiations

NeSSy: Enabling Mass E-Negotiations of Complex Contracts (Abstract)

Willy Picard , The Poznan University of Economics
pp. 829

Ubiquitous negotiation games: a case study (Abstract)

Reinhard Brandl , Xerox Research Centre Europe
Jean-Marc Andreoli , Xerox Research Centre Europe
Stefania Castellani , Xerox Research Centre Europe
pp. 834

A Middleware Supporting Negotiations on Electronic Markets (Abstract)

Waldemar Wieczerzycki , The Poznan University of Economics
pp. 839

Concurrent bi-lateral negotiation in agent systems (Abstract)

Thuc Duong Nguyen , University of Southampton, UK.
Nicholas R. Jennings , University of Southampton, UK.
pp. 844

Preference Revelation in Multi-Attribute Bidding Procedures: An Experimental Analysis (Abstract)

Stefan Strecker , Universitaet Karlsruhe (TH)
Stefan Seifert , Universitaet Karlsruhe (TH)
pp. 850

E-Negotiations, Supply Networks and Collaborative Product Development in Aerospace Manufacturing (Abstract)

Kevin Laframboise , John Molson School of Business
Felipe Reyes , John Molson School of Business
pp. 855
Session 1: Mobile Payment

SEMOPS: Design of a New Payment Service (Abstract)

A. Vilmos , SafePay Systems
S. Karnouskos , Fraunhofer Institute FOKUS
pp. 865
Session 2: Markets, Added Values and Applications

Case Study: M-Commerce at Helsana Health Insurance: Mobile Premium Calculator (Abstract)

Annette Reichold , University of St. Gallen
Ragnar Schierholz , University of St. Gallen
Lutz Kolbe , University of St. Gallen
Walter Brenner , University of St. Gallen
pp. 877
Session 3: B2B Mobile Commerce and System Architectures

B2B Mobile Business Processes: Scenarios and Technologies (Abstract)

Thomas Ritz , Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering, Stuttgart, Germany
Michael Stender , Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering, Stuttgart, Germany
pp. 885

Comprehensive Framework for Mobile ERP System (Abstract)

Andrzej Dabkowski , European University Viadrina
Anna Maria Jankowska , European University Viadrina
pp. 890

Personal Information Guide - A Platform with Location Based Services for Mobile Powered E-commerce (Abstract)

Sebastian Herden , Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Planning and Automation IFF
Arman Mkrtchyan , Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Planning and Automation IFF
Claus Rautenstrauch , Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Planning and Automation IFF
Andr? Zwanziger , Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Planning and Automation IFF
Michael Schenk , Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Planning and Automation IFF
pp. 895
Session 1: Mobile Objects

Triggers and Continuous Queries in Moving Objects Database (Abstract)

Goce Trajcevski , University of Illinois at Chicago
Peter Scheuermann , Northwestern University
pp. 905

Indexing Uncertainty of Continuously Moving Objects (Abstract)

Jens Henrik Hosbond , Aalborg University, Denmark
Simonas Saltenis , Aalborg University, Denmark
Rasmus ?rtoft , Aalborg University, Denmark
pp. 911

Managing Location Stream Using Moving Object Database (Abstract)

Ying Chen , IBM China Research Laboratory
Fangyan Rao , IBM China Research Laboratory
Xiulan YU , IBM China Research Laboratory
Dong Liu , IBM China Research Laboratory
Long Zhang , IBM China Research Laboratory
pp. 916

A Predictive Model for Indoor Tracking of Mobile Users (Abstract)

Giovanni Mainetto , CNR-IIT, Pisa Research Area, Italy
pp. 921
Session 2: Pervasive and P2P Computing

Supporting Knowledge Management in Context-Aware and Pervasive Environments Using Event-Based Co-ordination (Abstract)

Philipp Amann , Universit?t Wien
Damien Bright , University of South Australia
Gerald Quirchmayr , Universit?t Wien; University of South Australia
Bruce Thomas , University of South Australia
pp. 929

Handling Identity in Peer-to-Peer Systems (Abstract)

Manfred Hauswirth , Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Anwitaman Datta , Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Karl Aberer , Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL)
pp. 942

How to Program Pervasive Systems (Abstract)

Andry Rakotonirainy , Queensland University of Technology
pp. 947
Session 3: Location Management and Queries in Mobile Environment

Information Mapping and Indexing in DAYS (Abstract)

Nimisha Garg , University of Missouri-Kansas City
Vijay Kumar , University of Missouri-Kansas City
Margaret H. Dunham , Southern Methodist University
pp. 951

Sensors and Wireless Communication for Medical Care (Abstract)

Anu Bhargava , Purdue University
Mike Zoltowski , Purdue University
pp. 956

Processing of Location-Dependent Continuous Queries on Real-Time Spatial Data: The View from RETINA (Abstract)

Dick Hung , City University of Hong Kong
Kam-Yiu Lam , City University of Hong Kong
Edward Chan , City University of Hong Kong
Krithi Ramamritham , Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
pp. 961
Session 4: Replication and Mobile Agent Technology

ViSMA: Extendible, Mobile-Agent Based Services for the Materialization and Maintenance of Personalized and Shareable Web Views (Abstract)

G. Samaras , University of Cyprus
K. Karenos , University of Cyprus
P. K. Chrysanthis , University of Pittsburgh
E. Pitoura , University of Ioannina
pp. 974

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