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38th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (1997)
Minneapolis, MN
Nov. 2, 1997 to Nov. 5, 1997
ISSN: 0742-1303
ISBN: 0-8186-8141-1
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Keynote Address:
Expert Panel Session 1
Expert Panel Session2
Session I: Network Analysis I: Chair: P. Krishna, Digital Equipment Corporation

Counting the Cycles: a Comparative Study of NFS Performance over High Speed Networks (Abstract)

Ian Leslie , University of Cambridge
Roberto Sabatino , University of Cambridge
Simon Crosby , University of Cambridge
James Hall , University of Cambridge
Richard Black , University of Cambridge
pp. 8

Performance of Asynchronous, Variable Bit Rate Communications over ATM: A Comparison with FDDI (Abstract)

David Cyganski , Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Brian Hazzard , Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Stephen Dempsey , Lockheed Martin
Eric Fryland , Lockheed Martin
pp. 20

A Numerical Method for Performance Analysis of ATM Multiplexers (Abstract)

S. K. De , University of Sydney
Mehran Dowlatshahi , University of Sydney
pp. 36
Session II: Network / Protocol Design: Chair: Burkhard Stiller, Institut fuer Technische Informatik und Kommunikationsnetze, Switzerland

Improving communication network topologies using tabu search (Abstract)

S. Pierre , LICEF Res. Center, Quebec Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
A. Elgibaoui , LICEF Res. Center, Quebec Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
pp. 44

LAN-ATM Internetworking over a Priority-Based Slotted-Ring Network (Abstract)

Hasan Cam , King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals
pp. 54

Design and Implementation of Bridge between CORBA and DCE (Abstract)

Han Namgoong , Distributed Processing Section Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
Dong-Jin Kim , Distributed Processing Section Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
Young-Chul Lew , Distributed Processing Section Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
pp. 64

Distributed Shared Memory Layer for Cooperative Work Applications (Abstract)

H. Guyennet , Laboratoire d'informatique, UFR Sciences et Techniques
M. Trehel , Laboratoire d'informatique, UFR Sciences et Techniques
J.-C. Lapayre , Laboratoire d'informatique, UFR Sciences et Techniques
pp. 72
Session III: Routing/ Switching: Chair: Peter Martini, University of Bonn, Germany

Performance of Integrated Telephony Service over Standalone LAN and ATM Internetworked LANs (Abstract)

Vinod Mirchandani , University of Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
David Everitt , University of Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
pp. 80

Fuzzy Optimization Model for Routing in B-ISDN (Abstract)

Christos Douligeris , University of Miami
Emad Aboelela , University of Miami
pp. 89

A routing algorithm for distributed communication networks (Abstract)

S. Pierre , LICEF Res. Center, Quebec Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
R. Beaubrun , LICEF Res. Center, Quebec Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
pp. 99

Next hop resolution using classical IP over ATM (Abstract)

Jin Oh Kim , Dept. of Broadband Commun., Electron. & Telecommun. Res. Inst., Taejeon, South Korea
Chan Park , Dept. of Broadband Commun., Electron. & Telecommun. Res. Inst., Taejeon, South Korea
Jong Hyup Lee , Dept. of Broadband Commun., Electron. & Telecommun. Res. Inst., Taejeon, South Korea
Hee Sook Choi , Dept. of Broadband Commun., Electron. & Telecommun. Res. Inst., Taejeon, South Korea
pp. 106
Session IV: PCS and Wireless Networks: Chair: Bikram Bakshi, Intel Corp.

Preserving cell sequence of handoff connections in wireless ATM networks (Abstract)

Hui-Tang Lin , 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. 112

Multiple access for third-generation personal communication systems (Abstract)

R. Subramanian , Sch. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
B. Bing , Sch. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
pp. 123

An Adaptive Location Management Algorithm for Mobile Computing (Abstract)

Vijay Kumar , University of Missouri-Kansas City
Raju V. J. Chintalapati , University of Missouri-Kansas City
Anindya Datta , University of Arizona, Tucson
pp. 133
Session V: Network Analysis II: Chair: Parmesh Ramanathan, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Efficient Estimation of Cell Loss and Cell Delay of Nonblocking ATM Switches (Abstract)

M. Hamdi , The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
K. Ben Letaief , The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Junjie Wang , The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Xi-Ren Cao , The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
pp. 142

Efficient Fault-Tolerant Reliable Broadcast in an Extended LAN (Abstract)

Timothy A. Gonsalves , Indian Institute of Technology, Madras--600 036, India
D. Venkatesulu , Indian Institute of Technology, Madras--600 036, India
pp. 149

The Optimal Virtual Path Design of ATM Networks (Abstract)

Felix F. Wu , University of California, Berkeley, CA
Zhigang Qin , Optimal Networks
Tetiana Lo , University of California, Berkeley, CA
pp. 159
Session VI: Network Protocol Design II: Chair: Ellis Nolley, Digi International

Protocol Implementation in a Vertically Structured Operating System (Abstract)

Neil Stratford , University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory
Austin Donnelly , University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory
Paul Barham , University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory
Richard Black , University of Glasgow
pp. 179

An Optimal Cache Replacement Algorithm for Internet Systems (Abstract)

K.W. Ng , City University of Hong Kong
K.H. Yeung , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 189

A New Explicit Rate-Based Congestion Control Scheme for ABR Services (Abstract)

Ravi Sankar , University of South Florida
Kenneth J. Christensen , University of South Florida
King T. Ma , University of South Florida
pp. 195
Session VII: High Performance Protocols: Chair: Tim Strayer, BBN

A native ATM protocol architecture design and performance evaluation (Abstract)

R. Karabek , Aachen Univ. of Technol., Germany
pp. 204

Scaling CSMA/CD to 1Gb/s with Frame Bursting (Abstract)

Mart Molle , University of California, Riverside
Jayant Kadambi , Networks Products Division Advanced Micro Devices
Mohan Kalkunte , Networks Products Division Advanced Micro Devices
pp. 211

A fast optimal slot reuse scheme for CRMA high speed networks (Abstract)

Charng-Maw Lin , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Yunlin Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Taiwan
Pi-Rong Sheu , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Yunlin Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Taiwan
pp. 220
Session VIII: Wireless Network Security: Chair: Gary Kessler, Hill Associates

Performance Monitoring of a Wireless Campus Area Network (Abstract)

Andrew Messier , Center for Wireless Information Network Studies Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Kaveh Pahlavan , Center for Wireless Information Network Studies Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Jared Robinson , Center for Wireless Information Network Studies Worcester Polytechnic Institute
pp. 232

MC^2 Platform for Mobile and Wireless Computing (Abstract)

Hiroshi Shigeno , Matsushita Lab., Dept. of Instrumentation Engineering Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University
Hiro Ohmori , Matsushita Lab., Dept. of Instrumentation Engineering Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University
Yoshihiro Fujimaki , Matsushita Lab., Dept. of Instrumentation Engineering Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University
Yutaka Matsushita , Matsushita Lab., Dept. of Instrumentation Engineering Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University
Ken-Ichi Okada , Matsushita Lab., Dept. of Instrumentation Engineering Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University
pp. 239

Security and efficiency in authentication protocols resistant to password guessing attacks (Abstract)

Taekyoung Kwon , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Yonsei Univ., Seoul, South Korea
Jooseok Song , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Yonsei Univ., Seoul, South Korea
pp. 245

Security services and public key infrastructure for ATM networks (Abstract)

V. Varadharajan , Dept. of Comput., Univ. of Western Sydney, Nepean, NSW, Australia
R. Shankaran , Dept. of Comput., Univ. of Western Sydney, Nepean, NSW, Australia
M. Hitchens , Dept. of Comput., Univ. of Western Sydney, Nepean, NSW, Australia
pp. 253
Session IX: Quality of Service I: Chair: Cathy Fulton, Schlumberger APC-Research

The Effectiveness of Cell-Level FEC for Packet Delivery in ATM Networks (Abstract)

Aloke Guha , Storage Technology Corporation
Tai-Sheng Chang , Network Systems Group, Storage Technology Corporation
pp. 264

The Design of an Application Programming Interface for QoS-based Multimedia Middleware (Abstract)

Christian Conrad , Institut fer Technische Informatik und Kommunikationsnetze TIK
Burkhard Stiller , Institut fer Technische Informatik und Kommunikationsnetze TIK
pp. 274

Selective discarding with FEC for ATM-based internetworks (Abstract)

Wen Xiao , Dept. of Comput. Inf. Syst., Georgia State Univ., Atlanta, GA, USA
S. Chatterjee , Dept. of Comput. Inf. Syst., Georgia State Univ., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 284
Session X: Network/Protocol Design III: Chair: Joe Bumblis, Tandem

Early Selective Packet Discard for Alternating Resource Access of TCP over ATM-UBR (Abstract)

Shivendra S. Panwar , Center for Advanced Technology in Telecommunications Polytechnic University
Kangsik Cheon , Center for Advanced Technology in Telecommunications Polytechnic University
pp. 306

Reducing the Effects of Large Propagation Delays on High Speed IEEE 802.3 CSMA/CD Networks using Collision Truncation (Abstract)

Mart L. Molle , University of California, Riverside
Boaz Yeger , University of California, Riverside
pp. 317

An Enhanced Communication Protocol for Flexible Interconnection (Abstract)

Toshihiko Suguri , NTT Information and Communication Systems Laboratories
Shingo Kinoshita , NTT Information and Communication Systems Laboratories
Hiroyuki Yamashita , NTT Information and Communication Systems Laboratories
pp. 327

Practical experiences with a transport layer extension for end-to-end bandwidth regulation (Abstract)

P. Martini , Inst. of Comput. Sci. IV, Bonn Univ., Germany
M. Frank , Inst. of Comput. Sci. IV, Bonn Univ., Germany
pp. 337
Session XI: Multicast Communications: Chair: Torsten Braun, IBM European Networking Center

An Efficient Scheduling Mechanism using Multiple Thresholds for Multimedia Traffic in ATM Switching Nodes (Abstract)

Taeil Jeong , Chung-Ang University
Sung Jo Kim , Chung-Ang University
Jae Ho Jeong , DACOM System Technologies
pp. 348

A Centralized Generic Protocol for Multipoint Connections (Abstract)

Philip K. McKinley , Michigan State University
Yih Huang , Michigan State University
pp. 357

Reliable Multicast Protocols: A Practical View (Abstract)

C. Kenneth Miller , StarBurst Communications Corporation
pp. 369

Reliable Multicast Under Error Conditions (Abstract)

Glenn D. Williams , Naval Computer and Telecommunications Station Jacksonville, Florida
George S. Johnstone , Naval Computer and Telecommunications Station Jacksonville, Florida
pp. 379
Session XII: Multimedia Communications: Chair: Kanti Prasad, University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Rate Control of Real-time MPEG-2 over ATM DBR Service with Bandwidth Re-negotiation (Abstract)

Naoki Wakamiya , Osaka University
Hideo Miyahara , Osaka University
Kentarou Fukuda , Osaka University
Masayuki Murata , Osaka University
pp. 388

Adaptive Streaming of MPEG Video over IP Networks (Abstract)

Ranga S. Ramanujan , Architecture Technology Corporation
Atiq Ahamad , Architecture Technology Corporation
Kenneth J. Thurber , Architecture Technology Corporation
Maher N. Kaddoura , Architecture Technology Corporation
Eric R. Chartier , Architecture Technology Corporation
Jim A. Newhouse , Architecture Technology Corporation
pp. 398

A Network Manager on Ethernets for Distributed Multimedia Systems (Abstract)

V. Balachandran , State University of New York at Buffalo
G. Bhat , State University of New York at Buffalo
A. Zhang , State University of New York at Buffalo
S. Chakravarty , State University of New York at Buffalo
pp. 410

An approach for imprecise transmission of TIFF image files through congested real-time ATM networks (Abstract)

A.M.K. Cheng , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Houston Univ., TX, USA
Chun Wong , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Houston Univ., TX, USA
pp. 420
Session XIII: Quality of Service II: Chair: Cathy Fulton, Schlumberger APC-Research

An Ultra Light Weight CAC Mechanism (UL-CAC) for Soft Guarantee in ATM Networks (Abstract)

Tetsuya Yokotani , Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Tatsuki Ichihashi , Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Masayuki Yabe , Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
pp. 432

An Agent-based Architecture for Advance Reservations (Abstract)

Olov Schelen , Computer Science and Electrical Engineering Lulea University of Technology
Stephen Pink , Computer Science and Electrical Engineering Lulea University of Technology
pp. 451
Session XIV: Optical Networks: Chair: Allalaghatta Pavan, Honeywell Technology Center

Reliability Analysis of Partitioned Optical Passive Stars Networks (Abstract)

Feng Cao , NTT Multimedia Communications Laboratories
pp. 470

On the number of fiber connections and star couplers in multi-star single-hop networks (Abstract)

Peng-Jun Wan , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Appl. Math., Illinois Inst. of Technol., Chicago, IL, USA
pp. 476

Performance of a symmetric robust WDM network when the channel access pattern at nodes is known (Abstract)

S.A. Abd-Elmalak , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO, USA
A.P. Jayasumana , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO, USA
C. Vaishnav , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO, USA
pp. 482
Session XV: ATM Networks: Chair: Ken Christensen, University of South Florida

Design and Evaluation of a Control Plane Architecture for the ATM Access Network (Abstract)

I.S. Venieris , National Technical University of Athens
G.T. Kolyvas , National Technical University of Athens
E.K. Fragoulopoulos , National Technical University of Athens
K.I. Mavrommatis , National Technical University of Athens
pp. 494

Algorithm-Based Error Detection in ATM Cell Schedulers (Abstract)

Yoon-Hwa Choi , Hongik University, Seoul, Korea
pp. 504

Reduction of Self-Similarity by Application-Level Traffic Shaping (Abstract)

Varaprasad Ballingam , University of South Florida
Kenneth J. Christensen , University of South Florida
pp. 511

An adaptive and selective cell drop policy with dynamic data partitioning for best effort video over ATM (Abstract)

A. Mehaoua , Comput.. Res. Inst. of Montreal, Que., Canada
R. Boutaba , Comput.. Res. Inst. of Montreal, Que., Canada
G. Pujolle , Comput.. Res. Inst. of Montreal, Que., Canada
pp. 519
Session XVI: Enterprise Networking: Chair: Bhumip Khasnabish, GTE Labs

An Experimental Study of Logical Office service over International ATM Networks (Abstract)

Takeo Hariu , NTT Multimedia Networks Laboratories
Hirohisa Miyashiro , KDD Global Multimedia Business Department
Hiroyuki Fujii , NTT Multimedia Networks Laboratories
Linda Galasso , AT&T Laboratories
Shigeaki Tanimoto , NTT Multimedia Networks Laboratories
pp. 530

Interconnecting fieldbuses through ATM (Abstract)

O. Kunert , Inst. of Oper. Syst. & Comput. Networks, Tech. Univ. of Braunschweig, Germany
M. Zitterbart , Inst. of Oper. Syst. & Comput. Networks, Tech. Univ. of Braunschweig, Germany
pp. 538

A Comparative Study of Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP), Post Office Protocol (POP) and X.400 Electronic Mail Protocols (Abstract)

P. Tzerefos , The University of Sheffield
C. Smythe , The University of Sheffield
S. Cvetkovic , The University of Sheffield
I. Stergiou , The University of Sheffield
pp. 545

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