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2013 IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC) (1995)
Alexandria, Egypt
June 27, 1995 to June 29, 1995
ISBN: 0-8186-7075-4
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Preface (PDF)

pp. x
Session T/C-l: Asynchronous Transfer Mode 1: Chair: Hussein Mouftah, Queen's University, Canada

Transfer of data over ATM networks using available bit rate (ABR) (Abstract)

G.I. Stassinopoulos , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Athens Nat. Tech. Univ., Greece
G.E. Konstantoulakis , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Athens Nat. Tech. Univ., Greece
pp. 2

On improving voice quality under dynamic encoding algorithms in ATM networks (Abstract)

I. Rubin , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
K.K. Chang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 9

Performance analysis of a shared-medium ATM switch (Abstract)

A.O. Zaghloul , IBM Corp., Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
H.G. Perros , IBM Corp., Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
pp. 16

Bandwidth allocation for interconnecting LAN/MANs and ATM networks (Abstract)

E. Chan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., City Polytech. of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
M.W. Chan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., City Polytech. of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
C.S. Lee , Dept. of Comput. Sci., City Polytech. of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
C.H. Lee , Dept. of Comput. Sci., City Polytech. of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
J.M. Ng , Dept. of Comput. Sci., City Polytech. of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
pp. 23
Session T/C-2: Multimedia Communications 1: Chair: Thomas Schuett, IBM, Germany

Statistical synchronization among participants in real-time multimedia conference (Abstract)

T.N. Saadawi , CS First Boston Corp., New York, NY, USA
P.N. Zarros , CS First Boston Corp., New York, NY, USA
M.J. Lee , CS First Boston Corp., New York, NY, USA
pp. 30

Impact of network transmission delay and echo on Group 3 facsimile performance (Abstract)

J.G. Phipps, Jr. , COMSAT Lab., Clarksburg, MD, USA
M.H. Sherif , COMSAT Lab., Clarksburg, MD, USA
S. Dimolitsas , COMSAT Lab., Clarksburg, MD, USA
pp. 37

Issues in scaling multimedia collaboration tools for remote instruction (Abstract)

C.M. Overstreet , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
R. Srivatsava , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
H.A. Wahab , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
K. Maly , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
M. Kumar , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
A. Gupta , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
pp. 42

Adaptive (T/sub 1/, T/sub 2/)-multiplexing transmission schemes for voice/data integrated networks (Abstract)

A. Nguyen , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
N. Bambos , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
M.H. Sherif , Dept. of Electr. Eng., California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 430
Session T/C-3: Telecommunications Network Management and Operations: Chair: Ahmed Kamal, Kuwait University, Kuwait

Object oriented network operation, administration and management (Abstract)

C. Kroll , Eur. Space Oper. Centre, Darmstadt, Germany
pp. 50

On the implementation of a prototype for performance management services (Abstract)

T.K. Apostolopoulos , Dept. of Inf., Athens Univ. of Econ. & Bus., Greece
V.C. Daskalou , Dept. of Inf., Athens Univ. of Econ. & Bus., Greece
pp. 57

Experience in the design and implementation of an object-oriented network management system (Abstract)

E. Chan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., City Univ. of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
C. Bloor , Dept. of Comput. Sci., City Univ. of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
pp. 64

On the distributed fault diagnosis of computer networks (Abstract)

H.J. Nussbaumer , Swiss Federal Inst. of Technol., Lausanne, Switzerland
S. Chutani , Swiss Federal Inst. of Technol., Lausanne, Switzerland
pp. 71

Majority Manchester decoding for active redundant data transmission (Abstract)

N. Kero , Inst. of General Electr. Eng., Tech. Univ. Wien, Austria
T. Sauter , Inst. of General Electr. Eng., Tech. Univ. Wien, Austria
pp. 78
Session T/C-4: Asynchronous Transfer Mode 2: Chair: M. Hussain, IBM T. J Watson Research Center, USA

On the multiplexing effects of the ATM traffic (Abstract)

L. Cheng , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
H.D. Hughes , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
pp. 84

Dynamic routing for multimedia traffic over ATM networks (Abstract)

Tao Zhu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
Changming Liu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
H.T. Mouftah , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
pp. 91

ATM switching based on deflection routing (Abstract)

A. Pattavina , Dept. of Electron. & Inf., Politecnico di Milano, Italy
pp. 98
Session T-5: Network Reliability: Organizer and Chair: Mohamoud Daneshmand, AT&T Bell Labs, USA

US network reliability issues and major outage performance (Abstract)

H.T. Daugherty , Bell Atlantic, Silver Spring, MD, USA
W.J. Klein , Bell Atlantic, Silver Spring, MD, USA
pp. 114

Network outage impact measures for telecommunications (Abstract)

E.S. Tollar , Bellcore, NJ, USA
J.M. Bennett , Bellcore, NJ, USA
pp. 120

Span-disjoint paths for physical diversity in networks (Abstract)

S.Z. Shaikh , AT&T Bell Labs., Holmdel, NJ, USA
pp. 127

Managing outage time of telecommunication services (Abstract)

H. Watanabe , NTT Telecommun. Networks Labs., Tokyo, Japan
T. Abe , NTT Telecommun. Networks Labs., Tokyo, Japan
H. Miyata , NTT Telecommun. Networks Labs., Tokyo, Japan
H. Miyashita , NTT Telecommun. Networks Labs., Tokyo, Japan
pp. 134

Automatic restoration of telecommunication networks (Abstract)

F. Wong , AT&T Bell Labs., Holmdel, NJ, USA
M.O. Mansour , AT&T Bell Labs., Holmdel, NJ, USA
pp. 141
Session C-5: Security and Fault Detection: Chair: Samir Kamal, HP Labs, USA

Implementation of a hybrid encryption scheme for Ethernet (Abstract)

N.H. Hegazi , Dept. of Electron. & Commun., Cairo Univ., Giza, Egypt
M.T. El-Hadidi , Dept. of Electron. & Commun., Cairo Univ., Giza, Egypt
H.K. Aslan , Dept. of Electron. & Commun., Cairo Univ., Giza, Egypt
pp. 150

Security associations: building blocks for secure communications (Abstract)

A.B. Reiss , US Dept. of Defense, USA
W.D. Maughan , US Dept. of Defense, USA
M.J. Schertler , US Dept. of Defense, USA
pp. 157

Algorithm-based fault detection in prime factor FFT networks (Abstract)

S.S. Dlay , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Newcastle upon Tyne Univ., UK
O.R. Hinton , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Newcastle upon Tyne Univ., UK
J.M. Tahir , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Newcastle upon Tyne Univ., UK
R.N.G. Naguib , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Newcastle upon Tyne Univ., UK
pp. 164

Hardware/software fault tolerance with multiple task modular redundancy (Abstract)

H.J. Nussbaumer , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Swiss Federal Inst. of Technol., Lausanne, Switzerland
S. Chutani , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Swiss Federal Inst. of Technol., Lausanne, Switzerland
C.P. Fuhrman , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Swiss Federal Inst. of Technol., Lausanne, Switzerland
pp. 171
Session T-6: Telecommunications in Latin America: Organizers and Co-chairs: Edgar Aguilar, AT&T Bell Labs, USA and Carlos Hirsch Ganievich, CINVESTAV - Comunicaciones, Mexico

Brazil: the envisaged telecommunication scenario in the near future (Abstract)

A.A. Borges , CPqD-Telebras, Brazil
L.E.C. Gomes , CPqD-Telebras, Brazil
pp. 180

Economics behind Latin American telecom privatizations? (Abstract)

C.H. Ganievich , CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico City, Mexico
pp. 189
Session T/C-4: Asynchronous Transfer Mode 2: Chair: M. Hussain, IBM T. J Watson Research Center, USA

Introducing the "optimum telecommunications system" (Abstract)

A. Chaaban , Compania Anonima Nacional Telefonos de Venezuela, Venezuela
pp. 200
Session C-6: Local Area Networks: Chair: MAR. Ghonaimy, Ein Shams University, Egypt

Performance assessment of a deterministic access protocol for high performance bus topology LANs (Abstract)

N.L. Lawrie , Strathclyde Univ., Glasgow, UK
D.N. Smeed , Strathclyde Univ., Glasgow, UK
E. Harmon , Strathclyde Univ., Glasgow, UK
J.R. Malone , Strathclyde Univ., Glasgow, UK
D.W. Pritty , Strathclyde Univ., Glasgow, UK
pp. 206

FRMA: a new high-speed metropolitan and local area network protocol (Abstract)

Lixin Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Kowloon, Hong Kong
M. Hamdi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Kowloon, Hong Kong
pp. 213

Performance comparison of a class of slotted ring networks (Abstract)

Cheoul-Shin Kang , Commun. Networking Lab., Hannam Univ., Taejon, South Korea
Ill-Keun Rhee , Commun. Networking Lab., Hannam Univ., Taejon, South Korea
Byung-Seok Park , Commun. Networking Lab., Hannam Univ., Taejon, South Korea
pp. 220

Fuzzy control of ABR traffic flow in ATM LANs (Abstract)

A. Pitsillides , Sch. of Comput. Sci. & Software Eng, Swinburne Univ. of Technol., Hawthorn, Vic., Australia
Y.A. Sekercioglu , Sch. of Comput. Sci. & Software Eng, Swinburne Univ. of Technol., Hawthorn, Vic., Australia
pp. 227
Session T-7: Wireless and Mobile Communications 1: Chair: S. El Nouby, Alexandria University, Egypt

Soft decision decoding of block codes using artificial neural network (Abstract)

H.M. Abdou , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Alexandria Univ., Egypt
E.A. Youssef , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Alexandria Univ., Egypt
S.E. El-Khamy , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Alexandria Univ., Egypt
pp. 234

Performance and simulation of communications systems with applications to TCM over fading channels (Abstract)

K. Ben Letaief , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Univ. of Sci. & Technol. of China, Hefei, China
pp. 241

Fast blind equalization using higher-order-spectra channel-estimation in the presence of severe ISI (Abstract)

H.M. EL-Ragal , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Alexandria Univ., Egypt
A.F. Ali , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Alexandria Univ., Egypt
S.E. El-Khamy , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Alexandria Univ., Egypt
pp. 248

DHCP for mobile networking with TCP/IP (Abstract)

C.E. Perkins , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
T. Jagannadh , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 255

Congestion or corruption? A strategy for efficient wireless TCP sessions (Abstract)

P. Agrawal , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA
J.A. Cobb , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA
pp. 262
Session C-7: Modeling and Simulation of Computer Networks: Chair: T: Feng, National Science Foundation, USA

Parallel and distributed simulation: an overview (Abstract)

A.S. Elmaghraby , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Louisville Univ., KY, USA
M.A. El-Sharkawy , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Louisville Univ., KY, USA
H.M. Soliman , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Louisville Univ., KY, USA
pp. 270

A parallel one dimensional resampling algorithm (Abstract)

H.M. Sueyllam , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Alexandria Univ., Egypt
K.M. Ahmed , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Alexandria Univ., Egypt
M.A. Ismail , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Alexandria Univ., Egypt
pp. 277

Minimal program covering based on the output variables (Abstract)

H. Ammari , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Tunis, Tunisia
A. Jaoua , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Tunis, Tunisia
pp. 282
Session T-8: Engineering of Telecommunications Networks: Chair: Mahmoud T. El-Hadidi, Cairo University, Egypt

Overview of speech packetization (Abstract)

M.H. Sherif , AT&T Bell Labs., Holmdel, NJ, USA
A. Crossman , AT&T Bell Labs., Holmdel, NJ, USA
pp. 296

Multicasting in interconnected networks (Abstract)

O. ZeinEldine , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
H. Abdel-Wahab , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
pp. 313
Session T-9: Broadband Optical Networks: Chair: Cathy Savolaine, AT&T Bell Labs, USA: Organizer: Aly F. Elrefaie, Bellcore, USA

Coding to relax laser linewidth requirements for multichannel CPFSK coherent optical communications (Abstract)

Jingshown Wu , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Yang-Han Lee , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Jyh-Horng Wu , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 338
Session T-10/C-9: Wireless and Mobile Communications 2: Chair: Said El-Khamy, Alexandria University, Egypt

Block coded modulation based ARQ schemes with blocks combining (Abstract)

A.M. Al-Sanie , Dept. of Electr. Eng., King Saud Univ., Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
pp. 346

DPSK performance of a coded SSMA system with microdiversity in a Nakagami fading environment (Abstract)

P. Van Rooyen , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Pretoria Univ., South Africa
pp. 351

Trellis-coded M-ary orthogonal modulation (Abstract)

Hae-Geun Kim , Electron. & Telecommun. Res. Inst., Taejon, South Korea
pp. 364

A communication network architecture for transportation information systems (Abstract)

A.N. Tantawi , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Y.N. Doganata , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
D.C. Gazis , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 368
Session T-11/C-10: Multimedia Communications 2: Chair: Tareh Saadawi, CUNY, USA

Inter-flows jitter analysis for multimedia traffic in ATM networks (Abstract)

S. Tohme , Networks Dept., ENST, Paris, France
R. Coelho , Networks Dept., ENST, Paris, France
S. El-Henaoui , Networks Dept., ENST, Paris, France
pp. 377

The Prism distributed multimedia platform (Abstract)

L. Toutain , RSM Dept., Ecole Nat. Superieure des Telecommun. de Bretagne, Brest, France
H. Afifi , RSM Dept., Ecole Nat. Superieure des Telecommun. de Bretagne, Brest, France
J.-P. Le Narzul , RSM Dept., Ecole Nat. Superieure des Telecommun. de Bretagne, Brest, France
pp. 384
Session C-11: Network Applications: Chair: Adbdallah Al-Salamah, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia

Removing the obstacles to network technology adoption (Abstract)

H. Meleis , Adv. Technol. Program, Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., USA
pp. 392

A resilient application-level failure detection system for distributed computing environments (Abstract)

B. Welch , Dept. of Comput. Sci. Eng., Texas Univ., Arlington, TX, USA
A. Helal , Dept. of Comput. Sci. Eng., Texas Univ., Arlington, TX, USA
R. Elmasri , Dept. of Comput. Sci. Eng., Texas Univ., Arlington, TX, USA
pp. 401

A distributed transaction processing facility for the MMS specification (Abstract)

J.P. Elloy , Fac. of Eng., Ain Shams Univ., Cairo, Egypt
Y. Dakroury , Fac. of Eng., Ain Shams Univ., Cairo, Egypt
pp. 407

Assessment of network protocols and software tools for distributed computing (Abstract)

Ka-Cheong Leung , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ., Hong Kong
M. Hamdi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ., Hong Kong
pp. 414

A machine learning technique for monitoring database systems (Abstract)

A. Al-Salamah , Dept. of Comput. Sci., King Saud Univ., Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
H. Mathkour , Dept. of Comput. Sci., King Saud Univ., Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
pp. 421

Author Index (PDF)

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