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2015 IEEE 40th Local Computer Networks Conference Workshops (LCN Workshops) (2015)
Clearwater Beach, FL, USA
Oct. 26, 2015 to Oct. 29, 2015
ISBN: 978-1-4673-6772-1
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Front cover (PDF)

pp. 1

Copyright (PDF)

pp. 1

Keynotes (PDF)

pp. 1

Stormy Clouds - security in distributed cloud systems (PDF)

Muriel Medard , Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, MIT - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
pp. 1

Message from the general chair (PDF)

Nils Aschenbruck , University of Osnabrück, Germany
pp. 1

Message from the program chairs (PDF)

Salil Kanhere , The University of New South Wales, Australia
Jens Tolle , Fraunhofer-FKIE, Germany
pp. 1

Message from the demonstrations chair (PDF)

Olivier Mehani , Mobile Systems Research Group, National ICT Australia (NICTA), Sydney, Australia
pp. 1

Workshops (PDF)

pp. 1

CloudNA 2015 (PDF)

Khaled Salah , Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, UAE
Sherali Zeadally , University of Kentucky, USA
pp. 1-2

On-Move 2015 (PDF)

Karl Andersson , Luleå tekniska universitet, Sweden
Soumaya Cherkaoui , Université de Sherbrooke (QC), CANADA
pp. 1

P2MNET 2015 (PDF)

Azzedine Boukerche , University of Ottawa, Canada
Abdelhamid Mammeri , University of Ottawa, Canada
Samia Loucif , AlHosn University, Abu Dhabi, UAE
pp. 1-2

SenseApp 2015 (PDF)

Csaba Kiraly , Bruno Kessler Foundation, Trento, Italy
Andreas Reinhardt , Technische Universität Clausthal, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany
pp. 1-2

WLN 2015 (PDF)

Sharief Oteafy , Queen's University, Canada
Mervat Abu-Elkheir , Mansoura University, Egypt
pp. 1

WNM 2015 (PDF)

Aniket Mahanti , University of Auckland, New Zealand
Emir Halepovic , AT&T Labs - Research, USA
pp. 1-2

Author index (PDF)

pp. 1-23

Measuring broadband access network performance in Pakistan: A comparative study (Abstract)

Muhammad Faheem Awan , School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan
Tahir Ahmad , School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan
Saad Qaisar , School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan
Nick Feamster , Princeton University, USA
Srikanth Sundaresan , International Computer Science Institute(ICSI), USA
pp. 595-602

Remotely inferring device manipulation of industrial control systems via network behavior (Abstract)

Georgios Lontorfos , Johns Hopkins University, Information Security Institute, USA
Kevin D. Fairbanks , United States Naval Academy, USA
Lanier Watkins , Johns Hopkins University, Information Security Institute, USA
William H. Robinson , Vanderbilt University, USA
pp. 603-610

Feature selection for robust backscatter DDoS detection (Abstract)

Eray Balkanli , Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
A. Nur Zincir-Heywood , Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
Malcolm I. Heywood , Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
pp. 611-618

A testbed for fine-grained tracing of time sensitive behavior in wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Roman Lim , Computer Engineering and Networks Laboratory, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Balz Maag , Computer Engineering and Networks Laboratory, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Benjamin Dissler , Computer Engineering and Networks Laboratory, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Jan Beutel , Computer Engineering and Networks Laboratory, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Lothar Thiele , Computer Engineering and Networks Laboratory, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
pp. 619-626

Accelerated clock drift estimation for high-precision wireless time-synchronization (Abstract)

Andreas Engel , TU Darmstadt, Embedded Systems and Applications Group, Hochschulstraße 10, 64289, Germany
Andreas Koch , TU Darmstadt, Embedded Systems and Applications Group, Hochschulstraße 10, 64289, Germany
pp. 627-635

A heterogeneous system architecture for low-power wireless sensor nodes in compute-intensive distributed applications (Abstract)

Andreas Engel , TU Darmstadt, Embedded Systems and Applications Group, Hochschulstraße 10, 64289, Germany
Andreas Koch , TU Darmstadt, Embedded Systems and Applications Group, Hochschulstraße 10, 64289, Germany
Thomas Siebel , Fraunhofer LBF, Research Division Smart Structures, Bartningstraße 47, 64289 Darmstadt, Germany
pp. 636-644

Inter-cloud data persistence in DIL networks (Abstract)

James Pope , Progeny Systems, Inc., Manassas, VA 20110, USA
Patrick Orsinger , Progeny Systems, Inc., Manassas, VA 20110, USA
Matthew D. Fisher , Progeny Systems, Inc., Manassas, VA 20110, USA
pp. 645-650

Flexible advance reservation models for virtual network scheduling (Abstract)

H. Bai , Univ. of South Florida, USA
F. Gu , VMware Inc, USA
K. Shaban , Qatar Univ., USA
J. Crichigno , Northern New Mexico College, USA
S. Khan , North Dakota State Univ., USA
N. Ghani , Univ. of South Florida, USA
pp. 651-656

Evaluation of a cloud federation approach based on Software Defined Networking (Abstract)

Marc Koerner , Technische Universitaet Berlin, Complex and Distributed IT Systems, Einsteinufer 17, 10587, Germany
Constantin Gaul , Technische Universitaet Berlin, Complex and Distributed IT Systems, Einsteinufer 17, 10587, Germany
Odej Kao , Technische Universitaet Berlin, Complex and Distributed IT Systems, Einsteinufer 17, 10587, Germany
pp. 657-664

IGOD: Identification of geolocation of cloud datacenters (Abstract)

Chetan Jaiswal , Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, University of Missouri Kansas City, USA
Vijay Kumar , Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, University of Missouri Kansas City, USA
pp. 665-672

An analysis of the YouNow live streaming platform (Abstract)

Denny Stohr , Distributed Multimedia Systems, TU Darmstadt, Germany
Tao Li , Embedded Systems Lab, TU Dresden, Germany
Stefan Wilk , Distributed Multimedia Systems, TU Darmstadt, Germany
Silvia Santini , Embedded Systems Lab, TU Dresden, Germany
Wolfgang Effelsberg , Distributed Multimedia Systems, TU Darmstadt, Germany
pp. 673-679

An analysis of friend circles of Facebook users (Abstract)

Esra Erdin , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, USA
Eric Klukovich , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, USA
Mehmet Hadi Gunes , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, USA
pp. 680-686

Understanding evolution and adoption of Top-level Domain names (Abstract)

Thitipong Jarassriwilai , Department of Computer Science, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Tiffany Dauber , Department of Computer Science, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Nevil Brownlee , Department of Computer Science, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Aniket Mahanti , Department of Computer Science, University of Auckland, New Zealand
pp. 687-694

Estimating memory requirements in wireless sensor networks using social tie strengths (Abstract)

Basim Mahmood , BioComplex Laboratory, Department of Computer Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, USA
Marcello Tomasini , BioComplex Laboratory, Department of Computer Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, USA
Ronaldo Menezes , BioComplex Laboratory, Department of Computer Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, USA
pp. 695-698

Understanding spatial and temporal coverage in participatory sensor networks (Abstract)

Julien Gedeon , Technische Universität Darmstadt, Telecooperation Lab, Germany
Immanuel Schweizer , Technische Universität Darmstadt, Telecooperation Lab, Germany
pp. 699-707

Spark on entropy: A reliable & efficient scheduler for low-latency parallel jobs in heterogeneous cloud (Abstract)

Huankai Chen , Future Computing Group, School of Computing, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK
Frank Z Wang , Future Computing, School of Computing, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK
pp. 708-713

Leveraging checkpoint/restore to optimize utilization of cloud compute resources (Abstract)

Rohit K. Mehta , University of Connecticut, USA
John Chandy , University of Connecticut, USA
pp. 714-721

Secure access control for multi-cloud resources (Abstract)

Hendrik Graupner , Internet Technologies and Systems, Hasso Plattner Institute, University of Potsdam, Germany
Kennedy Torkura , Internet Technologies and Systems, Hasso Plattner Institute, University of Potsdam, Germany
Philipp Berger , Internet Technologies and Systems, Hasso Plattner Institute, University of Potsdam, Germany
Christoph Meinel , Internet Technologies and Systems, Hasso Plattner Institute, University of Potsdam, Germany
Maxim Schnjakin , Innovations Department, Bundesdruckerei GmbH, Berlin, Germany
pp. 722-729

Systemic support for transaction-based spatial-temporal programming of mobile robot swarms (Abstract)

Daniel Graff , Communication and Operating Systems Group, Technische Universität Berlin, 10587, Germany
Daniel Rohrig , Communication and Operating Systems Group, Technische Universität Berlin, 10587, Germany
Reinhardt Karnapke , Communication and Operating Systems Group, Technische Universität Berlin, 10587, Germany
pp. 730-733

Rogue Z-Wave controllers: A persistent attack channel (Abstract)

Jonathan D. Fuller , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433 USA
Benjamin W. Ramsey , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433 USA
pp. 734-741

Automatic protocol configuration for dependable internet of things applications (Abstract)

Felix Jonathan Oppermann , Institute for Technical Informatics, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Carlo Alberto Boano , Institute for Technical Informatics, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Marco Antonio Zuniga , Embedded System Group, TU Delft, The Netherlands
Kay Romer , Institute for Technical Informatics, Graz University of Technology, Austria
pp. 742-750

ProFuN TG: A tool for programming and managing performance-aware sensor network applications (Abstract)

Atis Elsts , Department of Information Technology, Uppsala University, Sweden
Farshid Hassani Bijarbooneh , Department of Information Technology, Uppsala University, Sweden
Martin Jacobsson , Department of Information Technology, Uppsala University, Sweden
Konstantinos Sagonas , Department of Information Technology, Uppsala University, Sweden
pp. 751-759

Hybrid Community-Based Forwarding: A complete energy efficient algorithm for pocket switched networks (Abstract)

Khadija Rasul , Department of Computer Science, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, CANADA S7N 5C9
Dwight Makaroff , Department of Computer Science, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, CANADA S7N 5C9
Kevin G. Stanley , Department of Computer Science, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, CANADA S7N 5C9
pp. 760-768

Thermal-aware, power efficient, and makespan realized Pareto front for cloud scheduler (Abstract)

Saeeda Usman , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, USA, 58108-6050
Kashif Bilal , Department of Computer Science, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad, Pakistan, 22060
Nasir Ghani , Department of Electrical Engineering, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA 33620-5399
Samee U. Khan , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, USA, 58108-6050
Laurence T. Yang , Department of Computer Science, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS, Canada, B2G 2W5
pp. 769-775

Power-aware server selection in nano data center (Abstract)

Fareha Sheikh , Systems Research Laboratory Computer Science, FAST- National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan
Habiba Fazal , Systems Research Laboratory Computer Science, FAST- National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan
Fatima Taqvi , Systems Research Laboratory Computer Science, FAST- National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan
Jawwad Shamsi , Systems Research Laboratory Computer Science, FAST- National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan
pp. 776-782

An efficient MAC scheme in wireless sensor network with energy harvesting (EHWSN) for cloud based applications (Abstract)

Farrukh Shahzad , Computer Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia
Tarek R. Sheltami , Computer Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia
pp. 783-788

On design and deployment of fuzzy-based metric for routing in low-power and lossy networks (Abstract)

Patrick-Olivier Kamgueu , University of Lorraine, UMR 7503, Nancy - France
Emmanuel Nataf , University of Lorraine, UMR 7503, Nancy - France
Thomas Ndie Djotio , University of Yaounde 1, Cameroon
pp. 789-795

Estimating node lifetime in interference environments (Abstract)

Alex King , School of Computing and Communications, Lancaster University, United Kingdom
James Brown , School of Computing and Communications, Lancaster University, United Kingdom
John Vidler , School of Computing and Communications, Lancaster University, United Kingdom
Utz Roedig , School of Computing and Communications, Lancaster University, United Kingdom
pp. 796-803

Software-defined wireless network architectures for the Internet-of-Things (Abstract)

Amr El-Mougy , Faculty of Media Engineering and Technology, German University in Cairo, Egypt
Mohamed Ibnkahla , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, K7L3N6, Canada
Lobna Hegazy , Faculty of Media Engineering and Technology, German University in Cairo, Egypt
pp. 804-811

A survey: Spoofing attacks in physical layer security (Abstract)

Mustafa Harun Yilmaz , Department of Electrical Engineering, University of South Florida, Tampa, 33620, USA
pp. 812-817

Data dissemination for heterogeneous transmission ranges in VANets (Abstract)

Maryam M. Alotaibi , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Ottawa, Canada
Hussein T. Mouftah , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Ottawa, Canada
pp. 818-825

Software defined networking for wireless local networks in Smart Grid (Abstract)

Kemal Akkaya , Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, 33174 USA
A. Selcuk Uluagac , Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, 33174 USA
Abdullah Aydeger , Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, 33174 USA
pp. 826-831

Caching and forwarding assistance for vehicular information services with mobile requesters (Abstract)

Sherin Abdelhamid , School of Computing, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada
Sara A. Elsayed , School of Computing, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada
Tarun Kumar , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada
Hossam S. Hassanein , School of Computing, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada
pp. 832-839

A convex optimization method for improved coverage in Mobile Ad hoc Networks (Abstract)

Zach Ruble , Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Wyoming, Laramie, 82071, USA
Margareta Stefanovic , Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Denver, CO 80208, USA
pp. 840-846

A spatial correlation aware scheme for efficient data aggregation in Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Imane Horiya Brahmi , Lero, UCD School of Computer Science and Informatics, Ireland
Soufiene Djahel , Lero, UCD School of Computer Science and Informatics, Ireland
Damien Magoni , University of Bordeaux ? LaBRI, France
John Murphy , Lero, UCD School of Computer Science and Informatics, Ireland
pp. 847-854

Exploring Markov models for the allocation of resources for proactive handover in a mobile environment (Abstract)

Vishnu Vardhan Paranthaman , School of Science and Technology, Middlesex University, London, NW4 4BT, UK
Glenford Mapp , School of Science and Technology, Middlesex University, London, NW4 4BT, UK
Purav Shah , School of Science and Technology, Middlesex University, London, NW4 4BT, UK
Huan X. Nguyen , School of Science and Technology, Middlesex University, London, NW4 4BT, UK
Arindam Ghosh , School of Science and Technology, Middlesex University, London, NW4 4BT, UK
pp. 855-861

An energy-efficient Service Discovery protocol for the IoT based on a multi-tier WSN architecture (Abstract)

Rana Helal , German University in Cairo, Department of Media Engineering and Technology, Egypt
Amr ElMougy , German University in Cairo, Department of Media Engineering and Technology, Egypt
pp. 862-869

Optimization of vehicular applications and communication properties with Connectivity Maps (Abstract)

Tobias Pogel , Institute of Operating Systems and Computer Networks, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany
Lars Wolf , Institute of Operating Systems and Computer Networks, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany
pp. 870-877

Visualization and cell data analysis tool based on XML log files (Abstract)

Reja Alam Talukder , Pervasive and Mobile Computing Laboratory, Luleå University of Technology, S-931 87 Skellefteå, Sweden
Karl Andersson , Pervasive and Mobile Computing Laboratory, Luleå University of Technology, S-931 87 Skellefteå, Sweden
Mominul Ahsan , Faculty of Engineering and Computing, Dublin City University, Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland
pp. 878-883

Trajectory-based data Forwarding with future Neighbor Prediction in autonomous driving vehicular environments (Abstract)

Chi-En Chang , Institute of Computer and Communication Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
Yu-Yuan Lin , Institute of Computer and Communication Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
Kuo-Feng Ssu , Institute of Computer and Communication Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
pp. 884-892

A channel variation-aware algorithm for enhanced video streaming quality (Abstract)

Mary Riad , School of Computing, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada
Hatem Abu-Zeid , School of Computing, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada
Hossam S. Hassanein , School of Computing, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada
Mazhar Tayel , Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University, Egypt
Ashraf A. Taha , City of Scientific Research and Technology Applications, New Borg El-Arab City, Egypt
pp. 893-898

An intelligent vehicular traffic prediction (ITP) protocol (Abstract)

Maram Bani Younes , PARADISE Research Laboratory, University of Ottawa, Canada
Azzedine Boukerche , PARADISE Research Laboratory, DIVA Strategic Research Center, University of Ottawa, Canada
Xiaoli Zhou , PARADISE Research Laboratory, DIVA Strategic Research Center, University of Ottawa, Canada
pp. 899-904

Privacy-aware communication protocol for hybrid IEEE 802.11s/LTE Smart Grid architectures (Abstract)

Nico Saputro , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, 33174, USA
Kemal Akkaya , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, 33174, USA
Ismail Guvenc , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, 33174, USA
pp. 905-911

Multi-hop and D2D communications for extending coverage in public safety scenarios (Abstract)

Leonardo Babun , Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Florida International University, 10555 West Flagler St. Miami, 33174, USA
Ali Ihsan Yurekli , Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Florida International University, 10555 West Flagler St. Miami, 33174, USA
Ismail Guvenc , Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Florida International University, 10555 West Flagler St. Miami, 33174, USA
pp. 912-919
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