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38th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (2007)
Dublin, Ireland
Oct. 15, 2007 to Oct. 18, 2007
ISSN: 0742-1303
ISBN: 0-7695-3000-1
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction

Keynote 1 (PDF)

pp. xxiii

Keynote 2 (PDF)

pp. xxiv

Sponsors (PDF)

pp. xxv

WLN Workshop Introduction (PDF)

pp. xxxiv-xxxvi

WNM Workshop Introduction (PDF)

pp. xxxvii-xxxviii
Session 1A: Wireless Networks

RRAND: A New Requirement Aware RAND based Flexible Slot Allocation Mechanism Optimized For Spatial Reuse Of Slots (Abstract)

Yuvraj Krishna Rana , University of New South Wales, Australia
Sanjay Jha , University of New South Wales, Australia
pp. 3-9

Spatial Diversity in Signal Strength based WLAN Location Determination Systems (Abstract)

Anil Ramachandran , University of Missouri--Rolla, USA
S. Jagannathan , University of Missouri--Rolla, USA
pp. 10-17

Rate Splitting MIMO-based MAC Protocol (Abstract)

Abduladhim Ashtaiwi , Queen's University, Canada
Hossam S. Hassanein , Queen's University, Canada
pp. 18-25

Distributed CDMA-based MAC Protocol for Underwater Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Hwee-Xian Tan , National University of Singapore, Singapore
Winston K.G. Seah , National University of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 26-36
Session 1B: High Speed Networks

LiTPiC -- Light-trails and Photonic Integrated Circuits: Issues of Network Design and Performance (Abstract)

Nasir Ghani , University of New Mexico at Albuquerque, USA
Ashwin Gumaste , Indian Institute of Technology, India
pp. 37-44

Experiments on Network Services for the Grid (Abstract)

Peter Martini , University of Bonn, Germany
Christoph Barz , University of Bonn, Germany
Florian Purnhagen , University of Bonn, Germany
Markus Pilz , University of Bonn, Germany
pp. 45-54

Storage-Efficient Architecture for Routing Tables via Prefix Transformation (Abstract)

Fong Pong , Broadcom Corp., USA
Nian-Feng Tzeng , University of Louisana at Lafayette, USA
pp. 55-62

Lightpath Reconfiguration in Regional IP-over-WDM Networks by a Centralized Control System (Abstract)

Keiji Nishikawa , Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
MD. Nooruzzaman , Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
Akira Ueno , Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
Michio Hashimoto , Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
Yutaka Katsuyama , Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
Osanori Koyama , Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
pp. 63-72
Session 1C: Multicast & Security

An Architecture for Secure and Accountable Multicasting (Abstract)

J. William Atwood , Concordia University, Canada
pp. 73-78

Sender Access Control in IP Multicast (Abstract)

Salekul Islam , Concordia University, Canada
J. William Atwood , Concordia University, Canada
pp. 79-86

Application-level Fair Multicasting Scheme Suitable for Multipoint Real-time Communication (Abstract)

Hideki Tode , Osaka University, Japan
Kanako Uchida , Osaka University, Japan
Koso Murakami , Osaka University, Japan
pp. 87-94

eSMP: A Multicast Protocol to Minimize SOAP Network Traffic in Low Bandwidth Environments (Abstract)

Zahir Tari , RMIT University, Australia
Khoi Anh Phan , RMIT University, Australia
Peter Bertok , RMIT University, Australia
pp. 95-106
Session 2A: WLAN/IEEE 802.11

Real-Time Communication in IEEE 802.11 Networks: Timing Analysis and a Ring Management Scheme for the VTP-CSMA Architecture (Abstract)

Paulo Portugal , University of Porto, Portugal
Ricardo Moraes , University of Porto, Portugal
Pedro F. Souto , University of Porto, Portugal
Stefano Vitturi , University of Padova, Italy
Francisco Vasques , University of Porto, Portugal
pp. 107-116

Use of Frequency Diversity in Signal Strength based WLAN Location Determination Systems (Abstract)

Anil Ramachandran , University of Missouri--Rolla, USA
Jagannathan Sarangapani , University of Missouri--Rolla, USA
pp. 117-124

A Novel MIMO-Aware Distributed Media Access Control Scheme for IEEE 802.11 Wireless Local Area Networks (Abstract)

Khalim Amjad Meerja , University of Western Ontario, Canada
Abdallah Shami , University of Western Ontario, Canada
Serguei Primak , University of Western Ontario, Canada
Dan J. Dechene , University of Western Ontario, Canada
pp. 125-132

Resolving Collision and Delay Deterioration by a Novel Channel Collision Based Adaptive Backoff (CCBAB) Scheme in Wireless LANs (Abstract)

Mingxin Chen , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Guangxi Zhu , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Di Wu , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Gan Liu , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Wenpeng Yuan , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
pp. 133-140
Session 2B: Overlay Networks

Dynamic Group Membership Management for Distributed Interactive Applications (Abstract)

Carsten Griwodz , University of Oslo, Norway
Knut-Helge Vik , University of Oslo, Norway
Pal Halvorsen , University of Oslo, Norway
pp. 141-148

Placing Multicast Proxies for Internet Live Media Streaming (Abstract)

Sanjay Jha , The University of New South Wales, Australia
Jun Guo , The University of New South Wales, Australia
pp. 149-156

A Chord-based Recommender System (Abstract)

Christoph Sorge , Universitat Karlsruhe, Germany
pp. 157-164

Distributed Service Provisioning Using Stateful Anycast Communications (Abstract)

Marc De Leenheer , Ghent University, Belgium
Chris Develder , Ghent University, Belgium
Piet Demeester , Ghent University, Belgium
Bart Dhoedt , Ghent University, Belgium
Joachim Vermeir , Ghent University, Belgium
Filip De Turck , Ghent University, Belgium
Tim Stevens , Ghent University, Belgium
pp. 165-174
Session 2C: Modeling & Performance

A Measurement-Based Modeling Approach for Network-Induced Packet Delay (Abstract)

Anura P. Jayasumana , Colorado State University, USA
Daniel A. Vivanco , Colorado State University, USA
pp. 175-182

Bloom Filters: One Size Fits All? (Abstract)

Marcel Waldvogel , University of Konstanz, Germany
Paul Hurley , IBM Research
pp. 183-190
Poster Session: Short Papers

A Context-Aware Multi-Agent System for Building Intelligent Services by the Classification of Rule and Ontology in a Smart Home (PDF)

Gwanyeon Kim , Chung-Ang University, Korea
Minsoo Lee , Chung-Ang University, Korea
Yong Kim , Chung-Ang University, Korea
Zion Hwang , Chung-Ang University, Korea
Yoonsik Uhm , Chung-Ang University, Korea
Sehyun Park , Chung-Ang University, Korea
pp. 203-204

A Distributed Scheduling Approach for Ethernet-based Passive Optical Networks (PDF)

Lluis Gutierrez , Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain
Sebastia Sallent , Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain
Marilet De Andrade , Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain
pp. 205-206

A Prototype Power Management Proxy for Gnutella Peer-to-Peer File Sharing (Abstract)

Miguel Jimeno , University of South Florida, USA; Universidad del Norte, Colombia
Ken Christensen , University of South Florida, USA
pp. 210-212

A Scheme for Probabilistically Reliable Multicast Routing in Wireless Mesh Networks (PDF)

Jun Guo , The University of NSW, Australia
Xin Zhao , The University of NSW, Australia
Sanjay Jha , The University of NSW, Australia
Chun Tung Chou , The University of NSW, Australia
pp. 213-214

A Ubiquitous Computing Network Framework for Assisting People in Urban Areas (PDF)

Minsoo Lee , Chung-Ang University, Korea
Yong Kim , Chung-Ang University, Korea
Sehyun Park , Chung-Ang University, Korea
Joohyung Jo , Chung-Ang University, Korea
Yoonsik Uhm , Chung-Ang University, Korea
Zion Hwang , Chung-Ang University, Korea
pp. 215-216

Adaptive out-of-band routing protocol auto-negotiation for mobile ad hoc networks (Abstract)

Oliver Battenfeld , Philipps-Universitat Marburg, Germany
Bernd Freisleben , Philipps-Universitat Marburg, Germany
Patrick Reinhardt , Philipps-Universitat Marburg, Germany
pp. 217-219

An Energy-efficient Multihop Cooperative Transmission Protocol Design for Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Kanru Xu , Huazhong University of Sci. & Tech., China
Pan Zhou , Huazhong University of Sci. & Tech., China
Wei Liu , Huazhong University of Sci. & Tech., China
pp. 220-222

An Initial Performance Evaluation of Rapid PHY Selection (RPS) for Energy Efficient Ethernet (Abstract)

Francisco Blanquicet , University of South Florida, USA
Ken Christensen , University of South Florida, USA
pp. 223-225

CAT: A Cost-Aware BitTorrent (PDF)

Hideki Tode , Osaka University, Japan
Koso Murakami , Osaka University, Japan
Shusuke Yamazaki , Osaka University, Japan
pp. 226-227

Digital Ecosystem for Cross-domain Context Sensing and Trading (Abstract)

Tom Pfeifer , Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland
Paul Malone , Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland
pp. 228-230

Efficient MD Coding Core Selection to Reduce the Bandwidth Consumption (Abstract)

Sang-Seon Byun , Korea University
Chuck Yoo , Korea University
Sunoh Choi , Korea University
pp. 231-233

Fibre Channel based Storage Area Network Modeling using OPNET for Large Fabric Simulations: Preliminary Work (Abstract)

Howard Johnson , Brocade Communications Systems, Inc., USA
Joshua Staley , University of Wyoming, USA
Suresh Muknahallipatna , University of Wyoming, USA
pp. 234-236

Identifying BT-like P2P Traffic by the Discreteness of Remote Hosts (PDF)

W.Q. Cheng , Southeast University, China; Nanjing University of Posts and Communications, China
J. Gong , Southeast University, China
W. Ding , Southeast University, China
pp. 237-238

Interference-Free TDMA Slot Allocation in Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Mario Macedo , INESC, Portugal
Antonio Grilo , INESC, Portugal
Mario Nunes , INESC, Portugal
pp. 239-241

Issues in TCP Vegas over Optical Burst Switching Networks (PDF)

Olga Leon , Technical University of Catalonia, Spain
Sebastia Sallent , Technical University of Catalonia, Spain
pp. 242-243

Layer-Encoded MBMS Channel Allocation for Mobile Networks (PDF)

Shun-Ren Yang , National Tsing-Hua University, China
ChenKuang Yang , Graduate Institute of Networking and Multimedia, Taiwan, China
Ai-Chun Pang , National Taiwan University, China
pp. 244-245

Local Area Network Modeling for Performance Prediction (Abstract)

Paulo Salvador , University of Aveiro, Portugal
Antonio Nogueira , University of Aveiro, Portugal
Rui Valadas , University of Aveiro, Portugal
pp. 249-251

Modeling of a Polling-Based Access Scheme for 802.11 (PDF)

Dany Obeid , IEEE Student Member; American University of Science and Technology, Lebanon
Sami Sheeshia , IEEE Senior Member; American University of Science and Technology, Lebanon
pp. 252-253

Modified Algorithms for Multilevel GRSB Protocol (PDF)

Mohammad Asadul Hoque , AKTEL, Bangladesh
Md. Shohrab Hossain , Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh
S.M. Iftekharul Amin , AKTEL, Bangladesh
pp. 254-255

Monitoring, Controlling and Configuring a Wireless Household-Electric Network through LabVIEW Remote Virtual Interface. (PDF)

Antonio Heronaldo de Sousa , Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina, Brazil
Rafael Campos do Prado , Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina, Brazil
Felipe Cubas Schulz , Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina, Brazil
pp. 256-257

Partial-Disjoint Multipath Routing for Wireless Ad-hoc Networks (PDF)

Ivan Andonovic , University of Strathclyde, UK
David Harle , University of Strathclyde, UK
Mahmood Ashraf , Institute of Communication Technologies, Pakistan
Haseeb Zafar , University of Strathclyde, UK
pp. 258-259

Performance Modelling of TXOP Differentiation in Infrastructure-Based WLANs (PDF)

Jia Hu , University of Bradford, UK
Mike E. Woodward , University of Bradford, UK
Geyong Min , University of Bradford, UK
pp. 260-261

Performance Analysis of Single Cell IEEE 802.16e Wireless MAN (PDF)

Rachid ElAzouzi , Universite d'Avignon, France
Thierry Peyre , Universite d'Avignon, France
pp. 262-263
Poster Session: Short Papers

Performance Evaluation of Traffic Mix in IP Based Networks (PDF)

Norrozila Sulaiman , Newcastle University, UK
Rolando Carrasco , Newcastle University, UK
Graeme Chester , Newcastle University, UK
pp. 267-268

Port-based Multihomed Mobile IPv6: Load-balancing in Mobile Ad hoc Networks (Abstract)

Robert Brannstrom , Lulea University of Technology, Sweden
Arkady Zaslavsky , Monash University, Australia
Christer Ahlund , Lulea University of Technology, Sweden
pp. 269-271

Towards Smooth Introduction of IPv6 in SIP-based Architectures (PDF)

Yoann Noisette , France Telecom R&D, France
Mohamed Boucadair , France Telecom R&D, France
pp. 272-273

Voice quality measurement in a typical router-based network (PDF)

A.H. Jahangir , Sharif University of Technology, Iran
A. Azarfar , Sharif University of Technology, Iran
pp. 274-275
Session 3A: Wireless Ad hoc/Mesh Networks & Split TCP

Non-Bifurcated Routing in Wireless Multi-Hop Mesh Networks (Abstract)

Ahmed Kamal , Iowa State University, USA
Ehab S. Elmallah , University of Alberta, Canada
Abdullah-Al Mahmood , University of Alberta, Canada
pp. 279-286

Achieving True Video-on-Demand Service in Multi-Hop WiMax Mesh Networks (Abstract)

Kien A. Hua , University of Central Florida, USA
Fei Xie , University of Central Florida, USA
Ning Jiang , Microsoft Corporation, USA
pp. 287-294

Characterisation and Modelling of Voice Traffic in First Responder Networks (Abstract)

Peter Martini , University of Bonn, Germany
Michael Gerharz , FGAN, Germany
Nils Aschenbruck , University of Bonn, Germany
pp. 295-302

Semi-Split TCP: Maintaining End-to-End Semantics for Split TCP (Abstract)

Yao Hua Ho , University of Central Florida, USA
Kien A. Hua , University of Central Florida, USA
Fei Xie , University of Central Florida, USA
Ning Jiang , Microsoft Corporation, USA
pp. 303-314
Session 3B: Peer-to-Peer Networks

Replica Placement and Location using Distributed Hash Tables (Abstract)

Marcel Waldvogel , University of Konstanz, Germany
Paul Hurley , IBM Research, Switzerland
Daniel Bauer , IBM Research, Switzerland
pp. 315-324

A Comparative Study of Hierarchical DHT Systems (Abstract)

Marc Sanchez Artigas , Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain
Antonio F. Skarmeta , Universidad de Murcia, Spain
Pedro Garcia Lopez , Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain
pp. 325-333

Overlay Bandwidth Management: Scheduling and Active Queue Management of Overlay Flows (Abstract)

Nicolas Liebau , Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
Ralf Steinmetz , Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
Aleksandra Kovacevic , Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
Konstantin Pussep , Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
Sebastian Kaune , Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
Kalman Graffi , Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
pp. 334-342

Search Algorithms for Unstructured Peer-to-Peer Networks (Abstract)

Alejandro Lopez-Ortiz , University of Waterloo, Canada
Pawel Pralat , Dalhousie University, Canada
Reza Dorrigiv , University of Waterloo, Canada
pp. 343-352
Session 3C: Quality of Service

Dimensioning methods for data networks with flow-level QoS requirements (Abstract)

Jorma Virtamo , Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
Pasi Lassila , Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
Aleksi Penttinen , Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
pp. 353-359

Introducing QoS mechanisms into the IPsec packet processing (Abstract)

Lars Volker , Universitat Karlsruhe, Germany
Marcus Scholler , NEC Europe Ltd., Germany
Martina Zitterbart , Universitat Karlsruhe, Germany
pp. 360-367

Closing the Loop for Dynamic IP QoS Provisioning: A Case Study (Abstract)

Swati Sinha Deb , University of Bristol, UK
Alistair Munro , University of Bristol, UK
pp. 368-375

A Simulation Study of Multi-Color Marking of TCP Aggregates (Abstract)

Miriam Allalouf , Tel-Aviv University, Israel
Yuval Shavitt , Tel-Aviv University, Israel
pp. 376-386
Session 4A: Mobility

Factoring IPv6 Device Mobility and Ad-hoc Interactions into the Service Location Protocol (Abstract)

Bilhanan Silverajan , Tampere University of Technology, Finland
Jarmo Harju , Tampere University of Technology, Finland
pp. 387-394

Session Control Protocol Exploiting Controlled Mobility in Multi-Robot Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Kaoru Sezaki , University of Tokyo, Japan
Ryohei Suzuki , University of Tokyo, Japan
Yoshito Tobe , Tokyo Denki University, Japan
pp. 395-402

Power-Aware Link Maintenance (PALM) for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks (Abstract)

John P. Hayes , University of Michigan, USA
Sungsoon Cho , University of Michigan, USA
pp. 403-410

Location Aware Route Maintenance Protocols for the Mobile Bluetooth Radio Networks (Abstract)

Chih-Yung Chang , Tamkang University, Taiwan
Sheng-Wen Chang , Tamkang University, Taiwan
Prasan Kumar Sahoo , Vanung University, Taiwan
pp. 411-420
Session 4B: High Speed, LAN & Home Area Networks

Discovering Network Topology of Large Multisubnet Ethernet Networks (Abstract)

Hassan Gobjuka , Kent State University, USA
Yuri Breitbart , Kent State University, USA
pp. 428-435

A Scalable Hybrid Approach to Switching in Metro Ethernet Networks (Abstract)

Prasant Mohapatra , University of California at Davis, USA
Minh Huynh , University of California at Davis, USA
pp. 436-443

A Robust Device Hybrid Scheme to Improve System Performance in Gigabit Ethernet Networks (Abstract)

Jogesh K. Muppala , Hong Kong Univ. of Science and Tech., Hong Kong
Xiangkai Li , Red Flag Software Co., Ltd., China
Pengcheng Zou , Red Flag Software Co., Ltd., China
Xiaolin Chang , Beijing JiaoTong University, China
pp. 444-454
Session 4C: QoS in Wireless Networks

Analysis of Different Scheduling Strategies in 802.11e Networks with Multi-Class Traffic (Abstract)

Luigi Palopoli , University of Trento, Italy
Alessio Colombo , University of Trento, Italy
Renato Lo Cigno , University of Trento, Italy
pp. 455-462

Channel State Estimation and Scheduling Algorithms for Multi-Rate Wireless Systems (Abstract)

Sourav Pal , University of Texas, Arlington, USA
Sumantra Kundu , University of Texas, Arlington, USA
Sajal K. Das , University of Texas, Arlington, USA
Amin R. Mazloom , University of Texas, Arlington, USA
pp. 471-478

Improvement on Network Capacity for Voice Services over HCCA (Abstract)

Wenpeng Yuan , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Guangxi Zhu , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Di Wu , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Gan Liu , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
pp. 479-488
Session 5A: Sensor Networks

Evolution of Cooperation in Multi-Class Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Niki Pissinou , Florida International University, USA
Garth V. Crosby , Florida International University, USA
pp. 489-495

A Distributed Connectivity Restoration Algorithm in Wireless Sensor and Actor Networks (Abstract)

Mohamed Younis , University of Maryland Baltimore County, USA
Kemal Akkaya , Southern Illinois University, USA
Ameer Ahmed Abbasi , Al-Hussan Institute, Saudi Arabia
pp. 496-503

Layered Diffusion based Coverage Control in Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Bang Wang , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Hock Beng Lim , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Cheng Fu , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 504-511

Information Coverage and Network Lifetime in Energy Constrained Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Kee Chaing Chua , National University of Singapore, Singapore
Vikram Srinivasan , National University of Singapore, Singapore
Bang Wang , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Wei Wang , National University of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 512-519

On Improving the Energy Efficiency of Wireless Sensor Networks under Time-Varying Environment (Abstract)

Hui Wang , Shenzhen University, China
Yu-Kwong Kwok , The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Xiao-Hui Lin , Shenzhen University, China
pp. 520-530
Session 5B: Security

Efficient Multi-Dimensional Flow Correlation (Abstract)

Alden Jackson , BBN Technologies, USA
Christine Jones , BBN Technologies, USA
W. Timothy Strayer , BBN Technologies, USA
Beverly Schwartz , BBN Technologies, USA
Sarah Edwards , BBN Technologies, USA
Walter Milliken , BBN Technologies, USA
pp. 531-538

AntSec, WatchAnt, and AntRep: Innovative Security Mechanisms for Wireless Mesh Networks (Abstract)

Parag S. Mogre , Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
Ralf Steinmetz , Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
Matthias Hollick , Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
Kalman Graffi , Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
pp. 539-547

Towards Stateless Single-Packet IP Traceback (Abstract)

Marcelo D.D. Moreira , Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Marco D. D. Bicudo , Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Daniel de O. Cunha , Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, France
Pedro B. Velloso , Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, France
Rafael P. Laufer , University of California at Los Angeles, USA
Otto Carlos M.B. Duarte , Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Igor M. Moraes , Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
pp. 548-555

A Game-Theoretic Framework for Bandwidth Attacks and Statistical Defenses (Abstract)

Ravi Sundaram , Northeastern University, Boston, USA
Mayur Thakur , University of Missouri-Rolla, USA
Mark E. Snyder , University of Missouri-Rolla, USA
pp. 556-566
Session 5C: Performance

Performance Modelling of Priority Queuing Discipline under Self-Similar and Poisson Traffic (Abstract)

Geyong Min , University of Bradford, UK
Xiaolong Jin , University of Bradford, UK
pp. 567-574

Modeling and Performance Analysis of Telephony Gateway REgistration Protocol (Abstract)

Anirudha Sahoo , Indian Institute of Technology, India
Kushal Kumaran , Indian Institute of Technology, India
pp. 575-582

Performance Modelling of Adaptive Routing in Hypercubic Networks under Non-Uniform and Batch Arrival Traffic (Abstract)

Lan Wang , University of Bradford, UK
Geyong Min , University of Bradford, UK
Mohamed Ould-Khaoua , University of Glasgow, UK
Yulei Wu , University of Bradford, UK
pp. 583-590

Optimal DiffServ AC Design using Non-Linear Programming (Abstract)

Edgard Jamhour , PUCPR, Brazil
Manoel Penna , PUCPR, Brazil
Guy Pujolle , UPMC, France
Ricardo Nabhen , PUCPR, Brazil
Mauro Fonseca , PUCPR, Brazil
pp. 591-598

Measuring high-speed TCP performance during mobile handovers (Abstract)

Peter Tarjan , Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
Ferenc Kubinszky , Ericsson Research, Hungary
Gabor Nemeth , Ericsson Research, Hungary
Gergely Biczok , Ericsson Research, Hungary; Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
Andras Veres , Ericsson Research, Hungary
pp. 599-612
Session I-Routing and Ad Hoc Networking

Adaptive REACT protocol for Emergency Applications in Vehicular Networks (Abstract)

Chris Blondia , University of Antwerp, Belgium
Erwin Van de Velde , University of Antwerp, Belgium
pp. 613-619

Cluster-based Forwarding in Delay Tolerant Public Transport Networks (Abstract)

Salil S. Kanhere , The University of New South Wales, Australia
Shabbir Ahmed , The University of New South Wales, Australia
pp. 625-634
Session II-Mobility Management and Heterogeneous Access

Node Connectivity in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks with Structured Mobility (Abstract)

Rahul Mangharam , Carnegie Mellon University, USA
John W. Polak , Imperial College London, UK
Ivan W.H. Ho , Imperial College London, UK
Kin K. Leung , Imperial College London, UK
pp. 635-642

Co-operative handover in 3G System Architecture Evolution (Abstract)

Gerhard Kuhn , Nokia Siemens Networks, Germany
Helmut Becker , Nokia Siemens Networks, Germany
Jochen Eisl , Nokia Siemens Networks, Germany
pp. 643-650

Managing Heterogeneous Access Networks Coordinated policy based decision engines for mobility management (Abstract)

C. Fan , Nokia Siemens Networks, Germany
M. Schlager , Nokia Siemens Networks, Germany
A. Udugama , Universitat Bremen, Germany
G. Coskun , Technische Univeristat Berlin, Germany
A.C. Toker , Technische Univeristat Berlin, Germany
V. Pangboonyanon , Universitat Bremen, Germany
pp. 651-660
Session III-Applications and Security

Secure Anonymous Broadcasting in Vehicular Networks (Abstract)

Michel Barbeau , Carleton University, Canada
Christine Laurendeau , Carleton University, Canada
pp. 661-668

An AAA Study for Service Provisioning in Vehicular Networks (Abstract)

Etienne Coronado , University of Sherbrooke, Canada
Soumaya Cherkaoui , University of Sherbrooke, Canada
pp. 669-676

Performance Measurement of XML Compression Algorithms for DSRC Messages (Abstract)

Ramiro Liscano , University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada
Allauddin Ahmad , University of Ottawa, Canada
Sabit Sayeed , University of Ottawa, Canada
pp. 677-684
Session 1: Performance Evaluation of Heterogeneous Networks

Efficient Delay-Based Schedulig Scheme for Supporting Real-Time Traffic in HSDPA Networks (Abstract)

Hossam Hassanein , Queen's University, Canada
Samreen Riaz Husain , Queen's University, Canada
Nidal Nasser , University of Guelph, Canada
pp. 685-691

802.11 Qos Cross-Layer Protocol Based Propagation Conditions Adaptation (Abstract)

Farid Nait-Abdesselam , University of Sciences and Technologies of Lille, France
Souheila Bouam , University of Versailles, France
Jalel Ben-Othman , University of Versailles, France
pp. 698-702

Handoff Performance Enhancement for TCP-based Streaming Services in Heterogeneous Networks (Abstract)

Koso Murakami , Osaka University, Japan
Kazuhiko Kinoshita , Osaka University, Japan
Takahiro Matsuda , Osaka University, Japan
Keita Kawano , Okayama University, Japan
Masanori Yoshimoto , Osaka University, Japan
pp. 703-710
Session 2: Resource Allocation and Scheduling

An Energy Saving and Coverage Preserving Protocol based on Function Layers For Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Regina B. Araujo , Federal University of Sao Carlos, Brazil
Xin Fei , University of Ottawa, Canada
Azzedine Boukerche , University of Ottawa, Canada
pp. 711-718

R-MAC: Reservation Medium Access Control Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Farid Nait-Abdesselam , University of Sciences and Technologies of Lille, France
Brahim Bensaou , The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong
Samira Yessad , University of Bejaia, Algeria
Tarik Taleb , Tohoku University, Japan
pp. 719-724

Minimum Frequencies for the Virtual Maximum MAC Capacity in a Multichannel Ad-Hoc Network (Abstract)

Myung Ah Park , The University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Andras Farago , The University of Texas at Dallas, USA
pp. 725-730

Adaptive Resource Allocation and Scheduling for the Delay Limited OFDM Systems (Abstract)

Jian Du , Southwest Petroleum University, China
Liexin Peng , Southwest Petroleum University, China
Guangxi Zhu , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
pp. 731-738
Session 3: Routing and Communication Support for MANETs and Sensor Networks

Improving Probabilistic Route Discovery in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks (Abstract)

J. Abdulai , University of Glasgow, UK
L.M. Mackenzie , University of Glasgow, UK
M. Ould-Khaoua , University of Glasgow, UK
pp. 739-746

Reliability Control for Aggregation in Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

J.P. Benson , Univ. Coll. Cork, Cork
T. O'Donovan , Univ. Coll. Cork, Cork
J. Sreenan , Univ. Coll. Cork, Cork
U. Roedig , Lancaster University, UK
pp. 833-840
Session 3: Routing and Communication Support for MANETs and Sensor Networks

Predictive Multiple Metrics in Proactive Mobile Ad Hoc Network Routing (Abstract)

Zhihao Guo , Case Western Reserve University, USA
Behnam Malakooti , Case Western Reserve University, USA
pp. 755-762

Communications Support for Disaster Recovery Operations using Hybrid Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks (Abstract)

Weiquan Lu , National University of Singapore, Singapore
Yu Ge , A*STAR, Singapore
Winston K.G. Seah , A*STAR, Singapore
Edwin W.C. Peh , National University of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 763-770
Session: Posters

ESTREL: Transmission and Reception Energy Saving Model for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks (PDF)

Lamia Kaddar , University of Versailles, France
Ahmed Mehaoua , University of Paris 5, France
pp. 784-785
Session 2: Sensor Networks for Environmental Monitoring

Sensor Networking in Aquatic Environments - Experiences and New Challenges (Abstract)

Thiemo Voigt , Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
Jochen Schiller , Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany
Ulf Bamstedt , Umea Marine Sciences Centre, Sweden
Niclas Finne , Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
Nicolas Tsiftes , Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
Zhitao He , Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
Klas Hjort , Uppsala University, Sweden
Joakim Eriksson , Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
Adam Dunkels , Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
Fredrik Osterlind , Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
pp. 793-798

Design and Deployment of a Remote Robust Sensor Network: Experiences from an Outdoor Water Quality Monitoring Network (Abstract)

Pavan Sikka , CSIRO ICT, Australia
Stephen Brosnan , CSIRO ICT, Australia
Wen Hu , CSIRO ICT, Australia
Peter Corke , CSIRO ICT, Australia
Tuan Le Dinh , CSIRO ICT, Australia; UNSW, Australia
Leslie Overs , CSIRO ICT, Australia
pp. 799-806

Enhanced System Design Solutions for Wireless Sensor Networks applied to Distributed Environmental Monitoring (Abstract)

Michele Ciabatti , University of Florence, Italy
Francesco Chiti , University of Florence, Italy
Giovanni Collodi , University of Florence, Italy
Davide Di Palma , University of Florence, Italy
Romano Fantacci , University of Florence, Italy
Antonio Manes , University of Florence, Italy
Gianfranco Manes , University of Florence, Italy
pp. 807-814

SmartCoast: A Wireless Sensor Network for Water Quality Monitoring (PDF)

S. Harte , University College Cork, Ireland
B O'Flynn , University College Cork, Ireland
Rafael Martinez-Catala , University College Cork, Ireland
John Cleary , Dublin City University, Ireland
C. Slater , Dublin City University, Ireland
C. O'Mathuna , University College Cork, Ireland
F. Regan , Dublin City University, Ireland
D. Diamond , Dublin City University, Ireland
Heather Murphy , Marine Institute, Ireland
pp. 815-816
Session 3: Algorithms and Services

RFID Anti-collision Protocol for Dense Passive Tag Environments (Abstract)

Hossam Hassanein , Queen's University, Canada
Kashif Ali , Queen's University, Canada
Abd-Elhamid M. Taha , Queen's University, Canada
pp. 819-824

A Method for Self-Organizing Communication in WSN Based Localization Systems: HashSlot (Abstract)

Clemens Muhlberger , University of Wurzburg, Germany
Reiner Kolla , University of Wurzburg, Germany
Marcel Baunach , University of Wurzburg, Germany
pp. 825-832

Reliability Control for Aggregation in Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Cormac J. Sreenan , University College Cork, Ireland
Tony O'Donovan , University College Cork, Ireland
Jonathan P. Benson , University College Cork, Ireland
Utz Roedig , Lancaster University, UK
pp. 833-840

Prototyping Service Discovery and Usage in Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Raluca Marin-Perianu , University of Twente, The Netherlands
Hans Scholten , University of Twente, The Netherlands
Paul Havinga , University of Twente, The Netherlands
pp. 841-850
Session 4: Applications

Emergency Evacuation using Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Hugh Leather , University of Edinburgh, UK
Matthew Barnes , University of Edinburgh, UK
D.K. Arvind , University of Edinburgh, UK
pp. 851-857

Developing Wireless Sensor Nodes for Real-World Applications (Abstract)

Robert Newman , University of Wolverhampton, UK
John Kemp , Coventry University, UK
pp. 858-863

From development in the laboratory to deployment in the home:Trouble and strife with sensor networks. (Abstract)

M. Stringer , University of Sussex, UK
D. Chalmers , University of Sussex, UK
E. Harris , University of Sussex, UK
R. Krishna , University of Sussex, UK
G. Fitzpatrick , University of Sussex, UK
pp. 864-871

Beyond Theory: Development of a Real World Localization Application as Low Power WSN (Abstract)

Clemens Muhlberger , University of Wurzburg, Germany
Marcel Baunach , University of Wurzburg, Germany
Reiner Kolla , University of Wurzburg, Germany
pp. 872-884
Session I: Performance, Modeling and Mobility

Design and Performance Evaluation of Multipath Extensions for the DYMO Protocol (Abstract)

Juan Jose Galvez , University of Murcia, Spain
Pedro M. Ruiz , University of Murcia, Spain
pp. 885-892

Performance Evaluation of an Anonymous Routing Protocol using Mobile Agents for Wireless Ad hoc Networks (Abstract)

Azzedine Boukerche , University of Ottawa, Canada
Yonglin Ren , University of Ottawa, Canada
Zhenxia Zhang , University of Ottawa, Canada
pp. 893-900

Comparing Wired-side and Wireless-side WLAN Monitoring Techniques: A Case Study (Abstract)

Anirban Mahanti , Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India
Carey Williamson , University of Calgary, Canada
Aniket Mahanti , University of Calgary, Canada
Martin Arlitt , University of Calgary, Canada; HP Labs, USA
pp. 901-910

Joint Congestion and Power Control in UWB Based Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Lillykutty Jacob , National Institute of Technology Calicut, India
P. Reena , National Institute of Technology Calicut, India
pp. 911-918
Session II: Medium Access Control and Wireless LAN

Analysis ofWiMedia-based UWB Mesh Networks (Abstract)

Guido R. Hierz , RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Sebastian Max , RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Erik Weiss , RWTH Aachen University, Germany
pp. 919-926

Improving the Bandwidth Sharing in IEEE 802.11 (Abstract)

Nizar Bouabdallah , IRISA, France
Jalel Ben Othman , PRiSM Laboratory, France
Yassine Chetoui , PRiSM Laboratory, France
pp. 927-930

On Extending IMS Services to WLANs (Abstract)

Abd-Elhamid Taha , Queen's University, Canada
Ahmed Hasswa , Queen's University, Canada
Hossam Hassanein , Queen's University, Canada
pp. 931-938

MAC Protocol Design for Impulse Radio UWB Based WPANs (Abstract)

Nan Shi , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Ignas G. Niemegeers , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Yimeng Yang , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
pp. 939-948
Session III: Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks

Investigation of IEEE 802.11k-based Access Point Coverage Area and Neighbor Discovery (Abstract)

M. Emmelmann , Technische Universitat Berlin, Germany
A. Wolisz , Technische Universitat Berlin, Germany
O. Belaifa , Technische Universitat Berlin, Germany
S.D. Hermann , Technische Universitat Berlin, Germany
pp. 949-954

Sensor Network Connectivity and Security Analysis Using a Single Per-node Random Key (Abstract)

Jason Barbour , General Dynamics AIS, USA
Mohamed Younis , University of Maryland Baltimore County, USA
pp. 955-961
The Second IEEE LCN Workshop on Network Measurements (WNM)

A Methodology for Finding Significant Network Hosts (Abstract)

DongJin Lee , The University of Auckland, New Zealand
Nevil Brownlee , The University of Auckland, New Zealand
pp. 981-988

TCP Prediction for Adaptive Applications (Abstract)

Roger P. Karrer , TU Berlin, Germany
pp. 989-996

Measurement Based Call Quality Reporting (Abstract)

Lorand Jakab , Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya
Rene Serral-Gracia , Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya
Jordi Domingo-Pascual , Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya
pp. 997-1008
Session 1: Key Management

Energy-Efficient Hybrid Key Management Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Tim Landstra , University of Missouri-Rolla, USA
Maciej Zawodniok , University of Missouri-Rolla, USA
S. Jagannathan , University of Missouri-Rolla, USA
pp. 1009-1016

Tunable Group Key Agreement (Abstract)

Rajesh Ingle , Indian Institute of Technology, India
G. Sivakumar , Indian Institute of Technology, India
pp. 1017-1024
Session 2: Intrusion Detection

Graph based Metrics for Intrusion Response Measures in Computer Networks (Abstract)

Marko Jahnke , FGAN, Germany
Peter Martini , University of Bonn, Germany
Christian Thul , FGAN, Germany
pp. 1035-1042

Detecting Black Hole Attacks in Tactical MANETs using Topology Graphs (Abstract)

Jens Tolle , FGAN-FKIE, Germany
Marko Jahnke , FGAN-FKIE, Germany
Elmar Gerhards-Padilla , University of Bonn, Germany
Peter Martini , University of Bonn, Germany
Nils Aschenbruck , University of Bonn, Germany
pp. 1043-1052
Session 3: Network Security

SEDAN: Secure and Efficient protocol for Data Aggregation in wireless sensor Networks (Abstract)

Noureddine Lasla , Institut National de formation en Informatique, Algeria
Yacine Challal , Compiegne University of Technology, France
Abdelraouf Ouadjaout , University of Science and Technology, Algeria
Miloud Bagaa , University of Science and Technology, Algeria
pp. 1053-1060

Packet Filtering Based on Source Router Marking and Hop-Count (Abstract)

Kashif Ali , Queen's University, Canada
Hossam Hassanein , Queen's University, Canada
Mohammad Zulkernine , Queen's University, Canada
pp. 1061-1068

TNC-compatible NAC System implemented on Network Processor (Abstract)

Zhen Chen , Tsinghua University, China
Chuang Lin , Tsinghua University, China
Xuchai Peng , Tsinghua University, China
Peter D. Ungsunan , Tsinghua University, China
An'an Luo , Tsinghua University, China
pp. 1069-1075
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