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Conference Proceedings of the IEEE International Performance, Computing, and Communications Conference (2003)
Phoenix, AZ, USA
April 9, 2003 to April 11, 2003
ISSN: 1097-2641
ISBN: 0-7803-7893-8
TABLE OF CONTENTS

A novel architecture and coexistence method to provide global access to/from Bluetooth WPANs by IEEE 802.11 WLANs (PDF)

C.D.M. Cordeiro , ECECS, Cincinnati Univ., OH, USA
S. Abhyankar , ECECS, Cincinnati Univ., OH, USA
R. Toshiwal , ECECS, Cincinnati Univ., OH, USA
D.P. Agrawal , ECECS, Cincinnati Univ., OH, USA
pp. 23-30

Group aggregation for scalable anycast routing (PDF)

Zhibin Mai , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
Shengquan Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
pp. 33-40

TMRCC: a congestion control mechanism for tree-based many-to-many reliable multicast protocols (PDF)

Je-young Yu , Sch. of Eng., Inf. & Commun. Univ., South Korea
Kyungran Kang , Sch. of Eng., Inf. & Commun. Univ., South Korea
Dongman Lee , Sch. of Eng., Inf. & Commun. Univ., South Korea
pp. 41-48

Bottom-up construction of dynamic multicast trees in WDM networks (PDF)

Guoliang Xue , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
R. Banka , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 49-56

Autonomia: an autonomic computing environment (PDF)

Xiangdong Dong , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
S. Hariri , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
Lizhi Xue , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
Huoping Chen , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
Ming Zhang , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
S. Pavuluri , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
S. Rao , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
pp. 61-68

Performance analysis of HP AlphaServer ES80 vs. SAN-based clusters (PDF)

B. Gordon , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
S. Oral , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
G. Li , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
H. Su , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
A. George , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
pp. 69-76

High-performance embedded computing for Conventional Matched-Field Processing (PDF)

K. Kim , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
A. George , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
pp. 77-84

Energy-efficient broadcast and multicast routing in ad hoc wireless networks (PDF)

Maggie Xiaoyan Cheng , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis, MN, USA
Jianhua Sun , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis, MN, USA
Manki Min , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis, MN, USA
Ding-Zhu Du , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis, MN, USA
pp. 87-94

Achieving fairness in distributed scheduling in wireless ad-hoc networks (PDF)

A.K. Somani , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Eng., Iowa State Univ., Ames, IA, USA
Jianwei Zhou , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Eng., Iowa State Univ., Ames, IA, USA
pp. 95-102

Fair scheduling in wireless ad-hoc networks of location dependent channel errors (PDF)

Jinran Chen , Dependable Comput. & Networking Lab., Iowa State Univ., Ames, IA, USA
pp. 103-110

Ad hoc grids: communication and computing in a power constrained environment (PDF)

D.C. Marinescu , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Central Florida Univ., Orlando, FL, USA
G.M. Marinescu , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Central Florida Univ., Orlando, FL, USA
Yongchang Ji , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Central Florida Univ., Orlando, FL, USA
L. Boloni , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Central Florida Univ., Orlando, FL, USA
pp. 113-122

Power-efficiency clustering method with power-limit constraint for sensor networks (PDF)

Jain-Shing Liu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Manage., Providence Univ., Taichung, Taiwan
pp. 129-136

Adjustable multi-constrained routing with a novel evaluation method (PDF)

Yong Cui , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
Ke Xu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
Jianping Wu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
pp. 141-148

A QoS enabled MAC protocol for multi-hop ad hoc wireless networks (PDF)

Zhou Ying , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
A.L. Ananda , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
L. Jacob , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 149-156

Minimal connected dominating set algorithms and application for a MANET routing protocol (PDF)

Tao Lin , Bradley Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
S.F. Midkiff , Bradley Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
J.S. Park , Bradley Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
pp. 157-164

Identifying flaws in the secure routing protocol (PDF)

J. Marshall , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL, USA
V. Thakur , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL, USA
A. Yasinsac , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL, USA
pp. 167-174

An improvement on secure communication in PCS (PDF)

N.A. El-Fishway , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Commun. Eng, Fac. of Electron. Eng, Menoufia, Egypt
M.A. Nofal , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Commun. Eng, Fac. of Electron. Eng, Menoufia, Egypt
A.M. Tadros , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Commun. Eng, Fac. of Electron. Eng, Menoufia, Egypt
pp. 175-182

High-speed router filter for blocking TCP flooding under DDoS attack (PDF)

Yoohwan Kim , Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci. Dept, Case Western Reserve Univ., Cleveland, OH, USA
Ju-Yeon Jo , Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci. Dept, Case Western Reserve Univ., Cleveland, OH, USA
pp. 183-190

An energy-efficient TCP quick timeout scheme for wireless LANs (PDF)

Song Ci , Dept. of CSESP, Univ. of Michigan, Flint, MI, USA
S.W. Turner , Dept. of CSESP, Univ. of Michigan, Flint, MI, USA
pp. 193-197

Adaptive management of Bluetooth master/slave bridge (PDF)

J. Misic , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Kowloon, China
V.B. Misic , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Kowloon, China
pp. 199-206

A framework for dynamic SLA management under heterogeneous traffic conditions in MPLS networks (PDF)

B. Statovci-Halimi , Inst. of Commun. Networks, Vienna Univ. of Technol., Austria
A. Halimi , Inst. of Commun. Networks, Vienna Univ. of Technol., Austria
K. Hendling , Inst. of Commun. Networks, Vienna Univ. of Technol., Austria
H.R. van As , Inst. of Commun. Networks, Vienna Univ. of Technol., Austria
pp. 217-224

Reducing load distribution overhead with message aggregation (PDF)

V. Hnatyshin , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Delaware Univ., Newark, DE, USA
A.S. Sethi , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Delaware Univ., Newark, DE, USA
pp. 225-232

A client side measurement scheme for request routing in virtual open content delivery networks (PDF)

R. Mukhtar , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Univ. of Melbourne, Vic., Australia
pp. 233-240

HARTs: high availability cluster architecture with redundant TCP stacks (PDF)

Zhiyuan Shao , Huazhong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Wuhan, China
Hai Jin , Huazhong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Wuhan, China
Bin Chen , Huazhong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Wuhan, China
Jie Xu , Huazhong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Wuhan, China
Jianhui Yue , Huazhong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Wuhan, China
pp. 253-260

Network analysis of Counter-strike and Starcraft (PDF)

M. Claypool , Comput. Sci. Dept., Worcester Polytech. Inst., MA, USA
D. LaPoint , Comput. Sci. Dept., Worcester Polytech. Inst., MA, USA
J. Winslow , Comput. Sci. Dept., Worcester Polytech. Inst., MA, USA
pp. 261-268

Minimum-energy broadcast routing in wireless multi-hop networks (PDF)

Song Guo , Sch. of Inf. Technol. & Eng., Ottawa Univ., Ont., Canada
O. Yang , Sch. of Inf. Technol. & Eng., Ottawa Univ., Ont., Canada
pp. 273-280

Ant routing algorithm for mobile ad-hoc networks (ARAMA) (PDF)

O. Hussein , Graduate Center, City Coll. of New York, NY, USA
T. Saadawi , Graduate Center, City Coll. of New York, NY, USA
pp. 281-290

A comparative study of on-demand and cluster-based routing protocols in MANETs (PDF)

T. Sheltami , Electr. & Comput. Eng., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
H. Mouftah , Electr. & Comput. Eng., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
pp. 291-295

On the advantages of lifetime and RTT classification schemes for TCP flows (PDF)

Xudong Wu , Comput. Sci. Dept., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
I. Nikolaidis , Comput. Sci. Dept., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 301-308

TCP Vegas-A: solving the fairness and rerouting issues of TCP Vegas (PDF)

K.N. Srijith , Sch. of Comput., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
L. Jacob , Sch. of Comput., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
A.L. Ananda , Sch. of Comput., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 309-316

A novel fair bandwidth allocation algorithm for TCP window control (PDF)

Fei Peng , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., British Columbia Univ., Canada
V.C.M. Leung , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., British Columbia Univ., Canada
pp. 317-324

A unified, low-overhead framework to support continuous profiling and optimization (PDF)

Ming Zhang , Electr. & Comput. Eng., Univ. of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, USA
pp. 327-334

Scenario-based test case generation for state-based embedded systems (PDF)

W.T. Tsai , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
L. Yu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
X.X. Liu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
A. Saimi , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
Y. Xiao , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 335-342

The potential of compression to improve memory system performance, power consumption, and cost (PDF)

N.R. Mahapatra , Dept. of Comput. Sci & Eng, State Univ. of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
Jiangjiang Liu , Dept. of Comput. Sci & Eng, State Univ. of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
pp. 343-350

Active queue management and global fairness objectives (PDF)

Xudong Wu , Comput. Sci. Dept., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
I. Nikolaidis , Comput. Sci. Dept., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 353-360

Multi-objective optimization based flow control in multipoint-to-point communication (PDF)

H.S. Hassanein , Sch. of Comput., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
Xinhua Weng , Sch. of Comput., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
pp. 361-368

A performance analysis of a refined hybrid TDMA/CDMA protocol for wireless networks with a QoS adaptation (PDF)

A. Boukerche , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., North Texas Univ., Denton, TX, USA
T. Dash , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., North Texas Univ., Denton, TX, USA
pp. 369-374

Transparent distributed Web caching with minimum expected response time (PDF)

Qing Zou , Sch. of Comput., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
P. Martin , Sch. of Comput., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
H. Hassanein , Sch. of Comput., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
pp. 379-386

Algorithms for effective variable bit rate traffic smoothing (PDF)

Z. Gu , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
K.G. Shin , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
pp. 387-394

Rate-controlled scheduling for networked multimedia applications (PDF)

Fan Zhang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Kowloon, China
S.T. Chanson , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Kowloon, China
pp. 395-403

Performance modeling of a disk subsystem and its application to performance design of a Web proxy server (PDF)

A. Tanaka , Internet Syst. Res. Labs., NEC Corp., Kanagawa, Japan
M. Takahashi , Internet Syst. Res. Labs., NEC Corp., Kanagawa, Japan
K. Tatsukawa , Internet Syst. Res. Labs., NEC Corp., Kanagawa, Japan
pp. 407-415

Visualizing cache effects on I/O workload predictability (PDF)

A. Amer , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Pittsburgh Univ., PA, USA
pp. 417-424

A proactive implementation of interactive video-on-demand (PDF)

J.-F. Paris , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Houston Univ., TX, USA
pp. 425-431

Efficient QoS partition and routing in multiservice IP networks (PDF)

L. Atov , R. Melbourne Inst. of Technol., Vic., Australia
H.T. Tran , R. Melbourne Inst. of Technol., Vic., Australia
R.J. Harris , R. Melbourne Inst. of Technol., Vic., Australia
pp. 435-441

An evaluation of timestamp-based packet schedulers using a novel measure of instantaneous fairness (PDF)

Hongyuan Shi , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Drexel Univ., Philadelphia, PA, USA
H. Sethu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Drexel Univ., Philadelphia, PA, USA
pp. 443-450

CLAMP: differentiated capacity allocation in access networks (PDF)

L. Andrew , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Univ. of Melbourne, Vic., Australia
S. Hanly , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Univ. of Melbourne, Vic., Australia
R. Mukhtar , Dept. of Electr. & Electron. Eng., Univ. of Melbourne, Vic., Australia
pp. 451-458

Multifractal analysis and model of the MPEG-4 video traffic (PDF)

Hong Fei , Inst. of Software, Acad. Sinica, Beijing, China
Wu Zhimei , Inst. of Software, Acad. Sinica, Beijing, China
pp. 463-467

Equation-based approach to TCP-compatible multicast congestion control for layered transmission in low-multiplexing environments (PDF)

I. Rimac , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Inf. Technol., Darmstadt Univ. of Technol., Germany
W.A. Liese , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Inf. Technol., Darmstadt Univ. of Technol., Germany
J. Schmitt , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Inf. Technol., Darmstadt Univ. of Technol., Germany
R. Steinmetz , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Inf. Technol., Darmstadt Univ. of Technol., Germany
pp. 469-473

Using optimization to achieve efficient quality of service in voice over IP networks (PDF)

M.T. Gardner , Inf. & Telecommun. Technol. Center, Kansas Univ., Lawrence, KS, USA
pp. 475-480

The RR/RR CICQ switch: hardware design for 10-Gbps link speed (PDF)

K. Yoshigoe , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Univ. of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
K. Christensen , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Univ. of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
pp. 481-485

Stability of a multicast tree in cumulative layered multicast congestion control (PDF)

Feng Shi , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Technol., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
Jianping Wu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Technol., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
Ke Xu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Technol., Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China
pp. 487-492

Toward end-to-end fairness: a framework for the allocation of multiple prioritized resources (PDF)

Yunkai Zhou , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Drexel Univ., Philadelphia, PA, USA
H. Sethu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Drexel Univ., Philadelphia, PA, USA
pp. 495-504

Usage based service differentiation for end-to-end quality of service management (PDF)

M.J. Katchabaw , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Western Ontario, London, Ont., Canada
H.L. Lutfiyya , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Western Ontario, London, Ont., Canada
M.A. Bauer , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Western Ontario, London, Ont., Canada
pp. 513-520

Fuzzy routing in ad hoc networks (PDF)

G. Alandjani , Klipsch Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA
E.E. Johnson , Klipsch Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA
pp. 525-530

Performance evaluation of predictive handoff scheme with channel borrowing (PDF)

Mingyu Wu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
W.E. Wong , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
pp. 531-536

Using IEEE 802.11e MAC for QoS over wireless (PDF)

P. Garg , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
R. Doshi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
R. Greene , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
M. Baker , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
M. Malek , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
Xiaoyan Cheng , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
pp. 537-542

IPSec overhead in wireline and wireless networks for Web and email applications (PDF)

G.C. Hadjichristofi , Bradley Dept. of Electr. Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
N.J. Davis , Bradley Dept. of Electr. Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
S.F. Midkiff , Bradley Dept. of Electr. Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
pp. 543-547

Interreference interval for purged objects: a new metric for design and analysis of Web caching algorithms (PDF)

A. Tanaka , Internet Syst. Res. Labs., NEC Corp., Kanagawa, Japan
K. Tatsukawa , Internet Syst. Res. Labs., NEC Corp., Kanagawa, Japan
pp. 549-554
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