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2012 41st International Conference on Parallel Processing Workshops (2000)
Toronto, Canada
Aug. 21, 2000 to Aug. 24, 2000
ISSN: 1530-2016
ISBN: 0-7695-0771-9
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Workshop on Pervasive Computing
Session 1
Session 2: Models and Metaphors, Chair: Benjamin Bin Li

A Conceptual Model for Pervasive Computing (Abstract)

Laurent Ciarletta , National Institute of Standards and Technology
Alden Dima , National Institute of Standards and Technology
pp. 9

Location-Based Personal Agents: A Metaphor for Situated Computing (Abstract)

Seng Wai Loke , Monash University
Andry Rakotonirainy , University of Queensland
Karsten Schulz , University of Queensland
pp. 17
Session 3: Architectures and Systems, Chair: Anupam Joshi

Sensor Information Networking Architecture (Abstract)

Chaiporn Jaikaeo , University of Delaware
Chien-Chung Shen , University of Delaware
Chavalit Srisathapornphat , University of Delaware
pp. 23

Flits: Pervasive Computing for Processor and Memory Constrained Systems (Abstract)

William Majurski , National Institute of Standards and Technology
Alden Dima , National Institute of Standards and Technology
Mary Laamanen , National Institute of Standards and Technology
pp. 31

Ambient Computational Environments (Abstract)

Joseph B. Evans , University of Kansas
Gary J. Minden , University of Kansas
pp. 39

Lightweight Version Vectors for Pervasive Computing Devices (Abstract)

Yun-Wu Huang , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Philip S. Yu , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
pp. 43
Session 4: Location and Data Services, Chair: Apratim Purakayastha

Efficient Remote Data Access in a Mobile Computing Environment (Abstract)

Laura Bright , University of Maryland at College Park
Louiqa Raschid , University of Maryland at College Park
pp. 57

A Component Based Architecture for Mobile Information Access (Abstract)

Dipanjan Chakraborty , University of Maryland in Baltimore County
Anupam Joshi , University of Maryland in Baltimore County
Chaitanya Pullela , University of Maryland in Baltimore County
Liang Xu , University of Maryland in Baltimore County
pp. 65
Session 5: Panel Discussion, Chair: Apratim Purakayastha
Workshop on Scalable Web Services
Session 1: Networking, Chair: Daniel Andresen

Challenges in URL Switching for Implementing Globally Distributed Web Sites (Abstract)

Zornitza Genova , University of South Florida
Kenneth J. Christensen , University of South Florida
pp. 89

Reducing Web Latency with Hierarchical Cache-Based Prefetching (Abstract)

Dennis Strelow , Carnegie Mellon University
Dan Foygel , Carnegie Mellon University
pp. 103
Session 2: Web Servers, Chair: Peter Cappello

Design of an I/O Balancing File System on Web Server Clusters (Abstract)

Min Wu , Tsinghua University
Xinming Ou , Tsinghua University
Wei Liu , Tsinghua University
Meiming Shen , Tsinghua University
Weimin Zheng , Tsinghua University
pp. 119
Session 3: Application Architecture, Chair: Husain Ibraheem

Internet-Based TSP Computation with Javelin++ (Abstract)

Peter Cappello , University of California at Santa Barbara
Michael O. Neary , University of California at Santa Barbara
pp. 137

A Scalable Stock Web Service (Abstract)

Katherine Betz , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
pp. 145

NinjaMail: the Design of a High-Performance Clustered, Distributed E-mail System (Abstract)

John Kubiatowicz , University of California at Berkeley
Steven Czerwinski , University of California at Berkeley
Anthony D. Joseph , University of California at Berkeley
Eric A. Brewer , University of California at Berkeley
J. Robert von Behren , University of California at Berkeley
pp. 151
Workshop on Metacomputing Systems and Applications
Session 1: Communication and Metacomputing Infrastructures, Chair: Yves Robert

Metacomputing in a High Performance Computing Center (Abstract)

Michael M. Resch , High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart
pp. 165

Applying and Monitoring Latency-Based Metacomputing Infrastructures (Abstract)

Günther Rackl , Technische Universit?t M?nchen
Philipp Drum , Technische Universit?t M?nchen
pp. 181

MPC: A New Message Passing Library in Corba (Abstract)

J. Guyard , LORIA
T. Es-sqalli , LORIA
E. Fleury , LORIA, INRIA
pp. 189
Session 2: Scientific Applications and Distributed Computing, Chair: Michael Resch

The NetSolve Environment: Progressing Towards the Seamless Grid (Abstract)

Dorian C. Arnold , University of Tennessee
Jack Dongarra , University of Tennessee
pp. 199

Specification of a Scilab Meta-Computing Extension (Abstract)

Frédéric Lombard , Universit? de Franche Comt?
Laurent Philippe , Universit? de Franche Comt?
Sylvain Contassot-Vivier , Universit? de Franche Comt?
Jean-Marc Nicod , Universit? de Franche Comt?
pp. 207

Extending WebCom: A Proposed Framework for Web Based Distributed Computing (Abstract)

John P. Morrison , National University Ireland
David A. Power , National University Ireland
James J. Kennedy , National University Ireland
pp. 215
Workshop on High Performance Scientific and Engineering Computing with Applications
Session 1: Algorithms, Chair: Weiming Zheng

Adaptive Wavelet ADI Method: Application and parallelization (Abstract)

Xian-He Sun , Illinois Institute of Technology
Wei Cai , University of North Carolina
pp. 237

New Mesh Generating Adapted to Parallel Systems: PVM Implementation Issue (Abstract)

Andrei Doncescu , University of West French Indies
Didier Puzenat , University of West French Indies
pp. 243
Session 2: Fault Tolerance and Reliability, Chair: Xian-He Sun

Parallel Checkpoint/Restart without Message Logging (Abstract)

Kalman Z. Meth , IBM Haifa Research Laboratory
pp. 253

Parallel Computation of Configuration Space on Reconfigurable Mesh with Faults (Abstract)

Dajin Wang , Montclair State University
John Jing-Fu Jenq , Montclair State University
pp. 259
Session 3: Applications I, Chair: Len Freeman

A Jump and Look all round Long Range Image Restoration and Its Parallelism (Abstract)

Xiangzhen Qiao , Chinese Academy of Sciences
Zhiyong Liu , National natural Science Foundation of China
Wen Li , Chinese Academy of Sciences
Dapeng Zhang , Hong Kong Polytechnic University
pp. 285

Resilient Image Fusion (Abstract)

Stephen Taylor , Syracuse University
Joohan Lee , Syracuse University
Tiranee Achalakul , Syracuse University
pp. 291
Session 4: Performance Modeling and Evaluation, Chair: S. Rajasekaran

Modelling the Runtime of Scientific Programs on Parallel Computers (Abstract)

Gudula Rünger , Technische Universit?t Chemnitz
Thomas Rauber , Universit?t Halle-Wittenberg
pp. 307

An Investigation of Feedback Guided Dynamic Scheduling of Nested Loops (Abstract)

T.L. Freeman , University of Manchester
D.J. Hancock , University of Manchester
J.M. Bull , University of Edinburgh
R.W. Ford , University of Manchester
pp. 315
Session 5: Cache and File Systems, Chair: Thomas Rauber

An Effective File Migration Algorithm in Cluster File Systems (Abstract)

Xinming Ou , Tsinghua University
Meiming Shen , Tsinghua University
Weimin Zheng , Tsinghua University
Min Wu , Tsinghua University
Wei Liu , Tsinghua University
pp. 329

A Practical Realization of Parallel Disks (Abstract)

Xiaoming Jin , University of Florida
Sanguthevar Rajasekaran , University of Florida
pp. 337
Session 6: Cluster Computing, Chair: Kalman Z. Meth

Experiences with Scientific Applications on an SCI-based Linux Cluster (Abstract)

Bernhard Eck , Aachen University of Technology
Jörg Henrichs , Aachen University of Technology
H. Martin Bücker , Aachen University of Technology
pp. 347

Heterogeneous Parallelization of the Linkmap Program (Abstract)

J.D. Hargis , Texas Tech University
Noe Lopez-Benitez , Texas Tech University
Aaditya Rai , Texas Tech University
S.E. Poduslo , Texas Tech University
pp. 353
Session 7: Applications II, Chair: Xiao Chen

Parallel Computing Aided Design of Earthing Systems for Electrical Substations in Non-Homogeneous Soil Models (Abstract)

J.M. Cela , Universitat Polit?cnica Catalunya
I. Colominas , Universidade da Caru?
M. Casteleiro , Universidade da Caru?
J. Gómez-Calviño , Universidade da Caru?
F. Navarrina , Universidade da Caru?
pp. 381
Workshop on Network-Based Computing
Session 1: Communication in Network-Based Parallel Systems, Chair: P. Sadayappan

Performance Evaluation of a Communication Optimization Model in Network-Based Parallel Computing (Abstract)

Ming Zhu , Nanyang Technological University
Wentong Cai , Nanyang Technological University
Bu-Sung Lee , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 411
Session 2: Scheduling in Network-Based Parallel Systems, Chair: Ran Libeskind-Hadas

Characterization and Enhancement of Dynamic Mapping Heuristics for Heterogeneous Systems (Abstract)

Jose Duato , Ohio State University
Dhabaleswar K. Panda , Ohio State University
Vladimir Yarmolenko , Ohio State University
P. Sadayappan , Ohio State University
pp. 437
Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Multimedia Systems
Session 1
Session 2, Chair: Prashant Mohapatra

Task Concurrency Management Experiment for Power-Efficient Speed-Up of Embedded MPEG4 IM1 Player (Abstract)

Chun Wong , IMEC and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven-ESAT
Aggeliki Prayati , IMEC and University of Patras
Rudy Lauwereins , Katholieke Universiteit Leuven-ESAT
Nathalie Cossement , Katholieke Universiteit Leuven-ESAT
Hugo de Man , IMEC and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven-ESAT
Alexis Birbas , University of Patras
Francky Catthoor , IMEC and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven-ESAT
Paul Marchal , IMEC and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven-ESAT
pp. 453

Managing Soft QoS Requirements in Distributed Systems (Abstract)

Gary Molenkamp , University of Western Ontario
Michael Katchabaw , University of Western Ontario
Hanan Lutfiyya , University of Western Ontario
Michael Bauer , University of Western Ontario
pp. 461

Balancing Web Server Load for Adaptable Video Distribution (Abstract)

Arindam Paul , Ohio State University
Wu-chi Feng , Ohio State University
D.K. Panda , Ohio State University
P. Sadayappan , Ohio State University
pp. 469
Session 3, Chair: Wu-chi Feng

End-To-End QoS Architecture for VPNs: MPLS VPN Deployment in a Backbone Network (Abstract)

Kyoungpyo Jun , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
Jeongyeon Hwang , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
Haeryong Lee , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
Byungryong Kang , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
pp. 479

Impact of Traffic Shaping in ATM Networks on Video Quality (Abstract)

Michael Jurczyk , University of Missouri at Columbia
Yongdong Wang , University of Missouri at Columbia
pp. 485

A Service Interworking Unit for Accommodating Multimedia Communications with Quality of Service between ATM and Internet (Abstract)

Tae-Man Han , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI)
You-Hyeon Jeong , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI)
pp. 493
Workshop on Wireless Networks and Mobile Computing
Session 1, Chair: S. Olariu

Load Balancing Study in PCS Wireless Networks (Abstract)

Alessandro Fabbri , University of North Texas
Azzedine Boukerche , University of North Texas
pp. 513
Session 2, Chair: I. Stojmenovic

Interoperation of Mobile IPv6 and Protocol Independent Multicast Dense Mode (Abstract)

Christian Bettstetter , Technische Universit?t M?nchen
Anton Riedl , Technische Universit?t M?nchen
pp. 531
Session 3, Chair: J. Zhang

Exact Location Identification in a Mobile Computing Network (Abstract)

Nabanita Das , Indian Statistical Institute
Koushik Sinha , Kalyani Government Engineering College
pp. 551

Class-Based Proxy Server for Mobile Computers (Abstract)

Hee Yong Youn , Information and Communications University
Dongman Lee , Information and Communications University
Jongkuk Lee , Information and Communications University
Myungchul Kim , Information and Communications University
Yusik Hahm , Information and Communications University
pp. 559

A QoS-Ensured Transmission Scheme with Content-Based Priority for Mobile Cluster Users (Abstract)

Wang Xin Susumu Ishihara , Shizuoka University
Tadanori Mizuno , Shizuoka University
Li Fei , Air Force Missile College-China
pp. 567

An Efficient RPC Scheme in Mobile CORBA Environment (Abstract)

Jia Xiaohua , City University of Hong Kong
Lee Man Kei , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 575

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