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2013 IEEE 9th International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob) (2012)
Barcelona, Spain Spain
Oct. 8, 2012 to Oct. 10, 2012
ISSN: 2160-4886
ISBN: 978-1-4673-1429-9
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Papers

Performance of space time trellis code using fading channel (Abstract)

Sajjad Ahmed Ghauri , Nat. Univ. of Modern Languages (NUML), Islamabad, Pakistan
Muhammad Ehsan ul Haq , Nat. Univ. of Modern Languages (NUML), Islamabad, Pakistan
B. Ahmad , Nat. Univ. of Modern Languages (NUML), Islamabad, Pakistan
F. Sohail , Nat. Univ. of Modern Languages (NUML), Islamabad, Pakistan
pp. 523-527

A real-time FPGA-based implementation of a high-performance MIMO-OFDM transceiver featuring a closed-loop communication scheme (Abstract)

David Lopez Bueno , Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya (CTTC), Castelldefels, Spain
Antonio Pascual-Iserte , Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya (CTTC), Castelldefels, Spain
Oriol Font-Bach , Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya (CTTC), Castelldefels, Spain
Nikolaos Bartzoudis , Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya (CTTC), Castelldefels, Spain
pp. 100-107

A web platform and a methodology to promote a collaborative development of context-aware systems (Abstract)

Diego Lopez-de-Ipina , Deusto Institute of Technology - DeustoTech, University of Deusto, Bilbao, Spain
David Martin , Human Mobility and Technology, CICtourGUNE, Donostia - San Sebastian, Spain
Carlos Lamsfus , Human Mobility and Technology, CICtourGUNE, Donostia - San Sebastian, Spain
Aurkene Alzua , Human Mobility and Technology, CICtourGUNE, Donostia - San Sebastian, Spain
pp. 126-133

A new side-information free PTS scheme for PAPR reduction in OFDM systems (Abstract)

Sheng-Ju Ku , Graduate Institute of Communication Engineering, Tatung University, Taipei, Taiwan 10452, Republic of China
pp. 108-112

Performance analysis of pilot arrangement for OFDM systems over time varying frequency selective channels (Abstract)

Hatice Sezgin , Ondokuz Mayis University, Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics, Samsun, Turkey
Cetin Kurnaz , Ondokuz Mayis University, Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics, Samsun, Turkey
Begum Korunur Engiz , Ondokuz Mayis University, Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics, Samsun, Turkey
pp. 113-117

SARI-MAC: The Self Adapting Receiver Initiated MAC protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Fabrice Valois , Université de Lyon, INRIA, INSA-Lyon, Laboratoire CITI, F-69621, France
Dominique Barthel , Orange Labs R&D, Meylan, France
Isabelle Auge-Blum , Université de Lyon, INRIA, INSA-Lyon, Laboratoire CITI, F-69621, France
Quentin Lampin , Orange Labs R&D, Meylan, France
pp. 12-18

Decentralized search and retrieval for mobile networks using SMS (Abstract)

Yung-Ting Chuang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara, 93106 USA
L. E. Moser , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara, 93106 USA
P. M. Melliar-Smith , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara, 93106 USA
Isai Michel Lombera , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara, 93106 USA
pp. 134-141

Analysis of information relay processing in inter-vehicle communication: A novel visit (Abstract)

Hossam Afifi , Institut Mines-Telecom, Telecom SudParis, France
Ahmed Soua , Institut Mines-Telecom, Telecom SudParis, France
Walid Ben-Ameur , Institut Mines-Telecom, Telecom SudParis, France
pp. 157-164

Simulation-based evaluation of techniques for privacy protection in VANETs (Abstract)

Hannes Federrath , University of Hamburg, Germany
Andreas Tomandl , University of Regensburg, Germany
Florian Scheuer , University of Regensburg, Germany
pp. 165-172

Adding QoS support for timeliness to the observe extension of CoAP (Abstract)

A. Calveras Auge , Wireless Network Group (WNG), Dept. Telematics Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, Spain
X. Gimeno , Wireless Network Group (WNG), Dept. Telematics Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, Spain
A. Ludovici , Wireless Network Group (WNG), Dept. Telematics Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, Spain
E. Garcia , Wireless Network Group (WNG), Dept. Telematics Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, Spain
pp. 195-202

An Energy Efficient Tracking algorithm in UWB-based sensor networks (Abstract)

Roberto Garello , Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24, 10129 Turin, Italy
Maurizio A. Spirito , Istituto Superiore Mario Boella, Via P. C. Boggio 61, 10138 Turin, Italy
MingBo Dai , Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24, 10129 Turin, Italy
Francesco Sottile , Istituto Superiore Mario Boella, Via P. C. Boggio 61, 10138 Turin, Italy
pp. 173-178

Content centric and Load-balancing Aware Dynamic data Aggregation in Multihop wireless networks (Abstract)

Mahesh Sooriyabandara , Toshiba Telecommunications Research Laboratory, 32 Queen Square, Bristol, United Kingdom BS1 4ND
Sedat Gormus , Toshiba Telecommunications Research Laboratory, 32 Queen Square, Bristol, United Kingdom BS1 4ND
Yichao Jin , Toshiba Telecommunications Research Laboratory, 32 Queen Square, Bristol, United Kingdom BS1 4ND
Parag Kulkarni , Toshiba Telecommunications Research Laboratory, 32 Queen Square, Bristol, United Kingdom BS1 4ND
pp. 179-186

A GRASP based algorithm for efficient cluster formation in wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Luciana Brugiolo Goncalves , Department of Informatic - Federal University of Viçosa - UFV, Minas Gerais - Brazil
Andre Gustavo dos Santos , Department of Informatic - Federal University of Viçosa - UFV, Minas Gerais - Brazil
Victor de Oliveira Matos , Department of Informatic - Federal University of Viçosa - UFV, Minas Gerais - Brazil
Jose Elias Claudio Arroyo , Department of Informatic - Federal University of Viçosa - UFV, Minas Gerais - Brazil
pp. 187-194

Optimized packet size for energy efficient delay-tolerant sensor networks (Abstract)

Sandor Szabo , Department of Telecommunications, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
Sandor Imre , Department of Telecommunications, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
Karoly Lendvai , Department of Telecommunications, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
Akos Milankovich , Department of Telecommunications, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
pp. 19-25

Minimum 2-connected distance-k p-dominating set in wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Louisa Harutyunyan , Department of CSE, Concordia University, Canada
Lata Narayanan , Department of CSE, Concordia University, Canada
pp. 1-6

Lattice network codes based on Eisenstein integers (Abstract)

Qifu Tyler Sun , Institute of Network Coding, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Jinhong Yuan , Institute of Network Coding, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
pp. 225-231

ASF: An attack simulation framework for wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Marco Tiloca , Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione, University of Pisa, Italy
Gianluca Dini , Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione, University of Pisa, Italy
pp. 203-210

Interference-free regions with Han-Kobayashi scheme for M-QAM and scalar channels (Abstract)

M. A. Vazquez-Castro , Dpt. Telecom. and Systems Engineering, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra 08193, Spain
Paresh Saxena , Dpt. Telecom. and Systems Engineering, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra 08193, Spain
pp. 211-218

Interference mitigation with rate splitting in multi-cell wireless networks (Abstract)

Wen Xu , Intel Mobile Communications, Am Campeon 10-12,, D-85579, Neubiberg, Germany
Gerhard Bauch , Institute of Communications, Technische Universität Hamburg-Harburg, D-21073, Germany
Guangxia Zhou , Intel Mobile Communications, Am Campeon 10-12,, D-85579, Neubiberg, Germany
pp. 219-224

Impact of intra-flow network coding on the relay channel performance: An analytical study (Abstract)

Jean-Marie Gorce , Université de Lyon, INRIA / INSA-Lyon, CITI-INRIA, France
Katia Jaffres-Runser , University of Toulouse IRIT-INPT ENSEEIHT, France
Anya Apavatjrut , Computer Engineering, Chiang Mai University, Thailand
Claire Goursaud , Université de Lyon, INRIA / INSA-Lyon, CITI-INRIA, France
pp. 232-239

Impact of rateless codes on system delay and throughout for network-coded multi-source and multi-destination scenarios (Abstract)

Pingzhi Fan , Provincial Key Lab of Information Coding and Transmission, Southwest Jiaotong University, Cheng Du, China
Zhiguo Ding , School of Electrical, Electronic, and Computer Engineering, Newcastle University, UK
Zheng Ma , Provincial Key Lab of Information Coding and Transmission, Southwest Jiaotong University, Cheng Du, China
pp. 240-244

Time-Knocking: A novel addressing mechanism for wake-up receivers (Abstract)

Wendi Heinzelman , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Rochester, NY, USA
Jordi Casademont , Department of Telematics Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Josep Paradells , Department of Telematics Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Joaquim Oller , Department of Telematics Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Ilker Demirkol , Department of Telematics Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
pp. 268-275

Joint source/channel coding in 3D-JPEG2000 for wireless 3D region of interest transmission in 3D medical imaging data (Abstract)

Victor Sanchez , Dept. of Information and Communications Engineering, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
Joan Serra-Sagrista , Dept. of Information and Communications Engineering, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
pp. 245-252

Energy efficient network data transport through adaptive compression using the DEEP platforms (Abstract)

William J. Kaiser , Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Digvijay Singh , Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
pp. 253-260

NIZE - a Near Field Communication interface enabling zero energy standby for everyday electronic devices (Abstract)

Josef Haid , Design Center Graz, Infineon Technologies Austria AG, Austria
Holger Bock , Design Center Graz, Infineon Technologies Austria AG, Austria
Reinhold Weiss , Institute for Technical Informatics, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Rejhan Basagic , Institute for Technical Informatics, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Christian Steger , Institute for Technical Informatics, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Manuel Menghin , Institute for Technical Informatics, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Norbert Druml , Institute for Technical Informatics, Graz University of Technology, Austria
pp. 261-267

Energy-Efficient Multicast tree construction protocol for real-time data streaming in WSNs (Abstract)

Jim Morrison , WiSAR Lab, School of Engineering, Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Port Road, Ireland
Nedal Ababneh , Dept. of Computer Engineering, College of Information Technology, University of Bahrain, Kingdom of Bahrain
Antonio M. Ortiz , WiSAR Lab, School of Engineering, Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Port Road, Ireland
Nicholas Timmons , WiSAR Lab, School of Engineering, Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Port Road, Ireland
pp. 26-33

The interaction between TCP reordering mechanisms and multi-path forwarding in wireless mesh networks (Abstract)

Giovanni Di Stasi , Dept. of Computer Science, University “Federico II” of Naples, Italy
Andreas Kassler , Dept. of Computer Science, Karlstad University, Sweden
Jonas Karlsson , Dept. of Computer Science, Karlstad University, Sweden
Per Hurtig , Dept. of Computer Science, Karlstad University, Sweden
Anna Brunstrom , Dept. of Computer Science, Karlstad University, Sweden
pp. 276-283

Dimensioning of the shared transport network for collocated multiradio: LTE and HSDPA (Abstract)

M. Nowacki , Nokia Siemens Networks Sp. z o.o., Wroclaw, Poland
R. Ruchala , Nokia Siemens Networks Sp. z o.o., Wroclaw, Poland
D. Dulas , Nokia Siemens Networks Sp. z o.o., Wroclaw, Poland
C. Goerg , ComNets, University of Bremen, Germany
A. Timm-Giel , ComNets, Hamburg University of Technology, Germany
U. Toseef , ComNets, University of Bremen, Germany
X. Li , ComNets, University of Bremen, Germany
M. Li , ComNets, Hamburg University of Technology, Germany
pp. 308-315

An interference-aware routing metric for multi-radio multi-channel wireless mesh networks (Abstract)

Farouk Kamoun , CRISTAL lab, National School of Computer Sciences, University of Manouba, Tunisia
Rami Langar , LIP6 Laboratory, University of Paris VI, France
Amira Bezzina , CRISTAL lab, National School of Computer Sciences, University of Manouba, Tunisia
Mouna Ayari , CRISTAL lab, National School of Computer Sciences, University of Manouba, Tunisia
pp. 284-291

On the relay placement problem in a multi-cell LTE-Advanced system with co-channel interference (Abstract)

Khaled Elsayed , Dept. of Electronics and Communications Engineering, Cairo University, Giza 12613, Egypt
Omar A. Elgendy , Dept. of Engineering Mathematics and Physics, Cairo University, Giza 12613, Egypt
Mahmoud H. Ismail , Dept. of Electronics and Communications Engineering, Cairo University, Giza 12613, Egypt
pp. 300-307

Context sensing for autonomic forwarding in opportunistic networks (Abstract)

Elena Pagani , Computer Science Dept., Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Gian Paolo Rossi , Computer Science Department, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
pp. 316-323

Energy-efficient cooperative download for smartphone users through contact time estimation (Abstract)

Minoru Ito , Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Ikoma, 630-0192, Japan
Weihua Sun , Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Ikoma, 630-0192, Japan
Keiichi Yasumoto , Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Ikoma, 630-0192, Japan
Yu Takamatsu , Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Ikoma, 630-0192, Japan
pp. 324-332

A lightweight inter-user interference mitigation method in Body Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Wen Sun , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore 119613
Yu Ge , Networking Protocols Department, Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore 138632
Wai-Choong Wong , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore 119613
pp. 34-40

DTN-based data aggregation for timely information collection in disaster areas (Abstract)

Minoru Ito , Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Weihua Sun , Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Naoki Shibata , Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Jovilyn Therese B. Fajardo , Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Keiichi Yasumoto , Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
pp. 333-340

Mistify: Augmenting cloud storage with delay-tolerant cooperative backup (Abstract)

Eiko Yoneki , University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory, United Kingdom
Karthik Nilakant , University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory, United Kingdom
Jon Crowcroft , University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory, United Kingdom
pp. 341-348

Dynamic Temporal Scalability: Video adaptation in sparse Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks (Abstract)

Thomas Plagemann , Department of Informatics, University of Oslo, Norway
David Melendi , Department of Informatics, Universidad de Oviedo, Spain
Roberto Garcia , Department of Informatics, Universidad de Oviedo, Spain
Xabiel G. Paneda , Department of Informatics, Universidad de Oviedo, Spain
Sergio Cabrero , Department of Informatics, Universidad de Oviedo, Spain
pp. 349-356

Modeling Routing in Smartphones-based wireless networks using evolving graphs (Abstract)

Pietro Manzoni , Universitat Politècnica de València, Dept. of Computer Engineering, Valencia, SPAIN
Eulalia Martinez , Universitat Politècnica de València, Instituto Universitario de Matemática Pura y Aplicada, Valencia, SPAIN
David Soler , Universitat Politècnica de València, Instituto Universitario de Matemática Pura y Aplicada, Valencia, SPAIN
Jose Albiach , Universitat Politècnica de València, Instituto Universitario de Matemática Pura y Aplicada, Valencia, SPAIN
pp. 357-364

Mitigating the effect of mobility on cooperation in wireless ad hoc networks (Abstract)

Amr E. Hilal , Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Tech, USA
Allen B. MacKenzie , Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Tech, USA
pp. 365-372

How to reduce and stabilize MPR sets in OLSR networks (Abstract)

Renato Lo Cigno , DISI - University of Trento, Italy
Leonardo Maccari , DISI - University of Trento, Italy
pp. 373-380

Mean degree of ad hoc networks in environments with obstacles (Abstract)

Gael-Cedric Aboue Nze , University of Le Havre, LITIS Laboratory, France
Frederic Guinand , University of Le Havre, LITIS Laboratory, France
pp. 381-388

On the topology characterization of Guifi.net (Abstract)

Llorenc Cerda-Alabern , Univ. Politècnica de Catalunya, Computer Architecture Dep., Barcelona, Spain
pp. 389-396

On the modeling of a realistic wireless channel by means of a Hidden Markov Process (Abstract)

Ramon Aguero , Universidad de Cantabria, Santander, Spain
Marta Garcia-Arranz , Universidad de Cantabria, Santander, Spain
Luis Munoz , Universidad de Cantabria, Santander, Spain
David Gomez , Universidad de Cantabria, Santander, Spain
pp. 397-402

Optimal random access and random spectrum sensing for an energy harvesting cognitive radio (Abstract)

Ahmed El Shafie , Wireless Intelligent Networks Center (WINC), Nile University, Giza, Egypt
Ahmed Sultan , Department of Electrical Engineering, Alexandria University, Egypt
pp. 403-410

Path privacy protection in continuous location-based services over road networks (Abstract)

Wei-Chung Teng , Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan
Ding-Jie Huang , Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan
Huei-Jhih Lyu , Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan
Kai-Ting Yang , Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan
Ge-Ming Chiu , Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 435-442

Enhanced protection of hidden primary users through filtering based on suspect channels classification (Abstract)

Jose Marinho , ISEC - Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, CISUC - University of Coimbra, Portugal
Edmundo Monteiro , DEI - University of Coimbra, CISUC - University of Coimbra, Portugal
pp. 419-426

Cooperative end-to-end roaming through homogeneous and heterogeneous networks (Abstract)

Abdellatif Ezzouhairi , École Nationale des Sciences Appliquées (ENSA), Université Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah, Fès, Maroc
pp. 41-46

Heterogeneous torus quorum-based rendezvous in Cognitive Radio Ad Hoc Networks (Abstract)

Sylwia Romaszko , Institute for Networked Systems, RWTH Aachen University, Kackerstrasse 9, 52072, Germany
Petri Mahonen , Institute for Networked Systems, RWTH Aachen University, Kackerstrasse 9, 52072, Germany
pp. 427-434

Evaluating the threat of epidemic mobile malware (Abstract)

Matthew Smith , Distributed Computing & Security Group, Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany
Christian Szongott , Distributed Computing & Security Group, Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany
Benjamin Henne , Distributed Computing & Security Group, Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany
pp. 443-450

Container security device chain network for safe railway transportation (Abstract)

Younghwan Yoo , Department of Computer Engineering, Pusan National University, Busan, Korea
Jeonghyun Kim , Department of Computer Engineering, Pusan National University, Busan, Korea
Sungryul Kim , Department of Computer Engineering, Pusan National University, Busan, Korea
pp. 451-457

O-PMIPv6: Efficient Handover with route optimization in Proxy Mobile IPv6 domain (Abstract)

Marc St-Hilaire , Department of Systems and Computer Engineering, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Ahmad Rasem , Department of Systems and Computer Engineering, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Christian Makaya , Telcordia Technologies, Piscataway, NJ, USA
pp. 47-54

Authenticating a mobile device's location using voice signatures (Abstract)

Prasad Rao , Hewlett Packard, USA
Pratyusa Manadhata , Hewlett Packard, USA
Jack Brassil , HP Laboratories, USA
Ravi Netravali , HP Laboratories, Columbia University
Stuart Haber , HP Laboratories, USA
pp. 458-465

Resource allocation in macrocell-femtocell network using genetic algorithm (Abstract)

Zbigniew Dziong , Electrical Engineering Dep. Universite du Quebec, Ecole de Technologie Superieure, Montreal, QC, Canada
Abdallah Jarray , Electrical Engineering Dep. Universite du Quebec, Ecole de Technologie Superieure, Montreal, QC, Canada
Hassan Barada , College of Engineering Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, UAE
Rebeca Estrada , Electrical Engineering Dep. Universite du Quebec, Ecole de Technologie Superieure, Montreal, QC, Canada
Hadi Otrok , College of Engineering Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, UAE
Hanaa Marshoud , College of Engineering Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, UAE
pp. 474-479

Deployment and interface design considerations for Radio Environment Maps (Abstract)

Mahesh Sooriyabandara , Telecommunication Research Laboratory, Toshiba Research Europe Limited, Bristol BS1 4ND, United Kingdom
Siva Subramani , Telecommunication Research Laboratory, Toshiba Research Europe Limited, Bristol BS1 4ND, United Kingdom
Tim Farnham , Telecommunication Research Laboratory, Toshiba Research Europe Limited, Bristol BS1 4ND, United Kingdom
pp. 480-487

On the impact of power allocation on coalition formation in cooperative wireless networks (Abstract)

Allen B. MacKenzie , Wireless @ Virginia Tech, Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Blacksburg, 24061, USA
Mohammed W. Baidas , Electrical Engineering Department, College of Engineering and Petroleum, Kuwait University, Kuwait
pp. 488-495

Resource allocation scheme for MIMO-OFDMA systems with proportional fairness constraints (Abstract)

Samir Al-Ghadhban , Electrical Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran 31261, KSA
Ashraf S. Hasan Mahmoud , Computer Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran 31261, KSA
Mohammed Akber Ali , Electrical Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran 31261, KSA
pp. 512-516

Power allocation in multi-node cooperative network in Rician fading channels (Abstract)

Reino Virrankoski , Department of Computer Science, Communication and System Engineering Group University of Vaasa, Finland
Mulugeta K. Fikadu , Department of Computer Science, Communication and System Engineering Group University of Vaasa, Finland
Mohammed Elmusrati , Department of Computer Science, Communication and System Engineering Group University of Vaasa, Finland
pp. 496-501

A simple model for imperfect channel state information and its application for the assessment of Interference Alignment (Abstract)

Sevil Sentuerk , Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, France
Andreas Weber , Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, France
Thorsten Wild , Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, France
Danish Aziz , Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, France
pp. 507-511

Outage performance analysis and optimization of OFDM-based relaying protocols (Abstract)

Nassar Ksairi , HIAST, P.O.Box 31983, Damascus, Syria
pp. 517-522

Enhanced channel estimation technique in MIMO-OFDM system (Abstract)

I.Y. Abualhaol , ECE Department, College of Engineering, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, Sharjah, UAE
M. A. Ahmed , ECE Department, College of Engineering, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, Sharjah, UAE
S. A. Jimaa , ECE Department, College of Engineering, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, Sharjah, UAE
pp. 545-549

Channel estimation using RF signal processor based on OFDM system (Abstract)

Md. Abdul Latif Sarker , Division of Electronic Engineering, Chonbuk National University, South Korea
Moon Ho Lee , Division of Electronic Engineering, Chonbuk National University, South Korea
pp. 528-532

An improved sphere decoder for MIMO systems (Abstract)

Nandini Alinier , School of Engineering & Technology, University of Hertfordshire, College Lane, Hatfield, AL10 9AB, UK
Goodwell Kapfunde , School of Engineering & Technology, University of Hertfordshire, College Lane, Hatfield, AL10 9AB, UK
Yichuang Sun , School of Engineering & Technology, University of Hertfordshire, College Lane, Hatfield, AL10 9AB, UK
pp. 533-537

Enhancing broadcast vehicular communications using beamforming technique (Abstract)

Hossam Afifi , Institut Mines-Telecom, Telecom SudParis, France
Walid Ben-Ameur , Institut Mines-Telecom, Telecom SudParis, France
Ahmed Soua , Institut Mines-Telecom, Telecom SudParis, France
pp. 557-562

eHealth service support in IPv6 vehicular networks (Abstract)

Pantelis Angelidis , Wireless Sensors Laboratory, University of Western Macedonia, Karamanli & Lygeris, Str Kozani 50100, Greece
Veronique Veque , Laboratoire des Signaux et Systèmes, Université Paris-Sud, Gif-sur-Yvette, Essonne F-91192, France
Ioannis Sifniadis , Vidavo Technical Department, Vidavo S.A., Thermi, Thessaloniki 57001, Greece
Alexandru Petrescu , CEA, LIST, Communicating Systems Laboratory, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette CEDEX, France
Sofiane Imadali , CEA, LIST, Communicating Systems Laboratory, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette CEDEX, France
Athanasia Karanasiou , Vidavo Technical Department, Vidavo S.A., Thermi, Thessaloniki 57001, Greece
pp. 579-585

Achieving efficient network resources utilization in bicasting Proxy Mobile IPv6 (Abstract)

Olabisi E. Falowo , Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Cape Town, Africa
Lebajoa A. Mphatsi , Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Cape Town, Africa
pp. 55-60

Advances in the analysis of urban VANETs: Scalable integration of RADII in a network simulator (Abstract)

F. Fileppo , Istituto Superiore Mario Boella, 10138 - via P.C. Boggio 61 - Turin, Italy
L. Pilosu , Istituto Superiore Mario Boella, 10138 - via P.C. Boggio 61 - Turin, Italy
R. Scopigno , Istituto Superiore Mario Boella, 10138 - via P.C. Boggio 61 - Turin, Italy
H.A. Cozzetti , Istituto Superiore Mario Boella, 10138 - via P.C. Boggio 61 - Turin, Italy
pp. 563-570

Field trial results on uplink joint detection for moving relays (Abstract)

Gerhard Fettweis , Technische Universität Dresden, Vodafone Chair Mobile Communications Systems, Germany
Michael Grieger , Technische Universität Dresden, Vodafone Chair Mobile Communications Systems, Germany
pp. 586-592

Distributed clustering in vehicular networks (Abstract)

Leandros A. Maglaras , Department of Computer & Communication Engineering, University of Thessaly, Volos, Greece
Dimitrios Katsaros , Department of Computer & Communication Engineering, University of Thessaly, Volos, Greece
pp. 593-599

Characterizing the multimedia service capacity of wireless mesh networks for rural communities (Abstract)

Ramon Alcarria , Technical University of Madrid (UPM), Spain
Augusto Morales , Technical University of Madrid (UPM), Spain
Tomas Robles , Technical University of Madrid (UPM), Spain
Ivan Armuelles , University of Panama, Panama
Joaquin Chung , University of Panama, Panama
Grace Gonzalez , University of Panama, Panama
pp. 628-635

Physical-layer network coding based on integer-forcing precoded compute and forward (Abstract)

Smrati Gupta , Department of Telecommunications and Systems Engineering, Universitat Autonoma De Barcelona, Spain
M. A. Vazquez-Castro , Department of Telecommunications and Systems Engineering, Universitat Autonoma De Barcelona, Spain
pp. 600-605

On the relevance of using affordable tools for white spaces identification (Abstract)

Antoine Bagula , ISAT Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, University of Cape Town, 18 University Avenue, Rhodes Gift, 7707, South Africa
Sindiso Nleya , ISAT Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, University of Cape Town, 18 University Avenue, Rhodes Gift, 7707, South Africa
Marco Zennaro , Telecommunications/ICT for Development Laboratory, The Abdus Salam, International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy
Ermanno Pietrosemoli , Telecommunications/ICT for Development Laboratory, The Abdus Salam, International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy
pp. 606-611

Topology patterns of a community network: Guifi.net (Abstract)

Roc Meseguer , Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Computer Architecture Dep., Jordi Girona 1-3, E-08034, Barcelona, Spain
Leandro Navarro , Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Computer Architecture Dep., Jordi Girona 1-3, E-08034, Barcelona, Spain
Davide Vega , Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Computer Architecture Dep., Jordi Girona 1-3, E-08034, Barcelona, Spain
Llorenc Cerda-Alabern , Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Computer Architecture Dep., Jordi Girona 1-3, E-08034, Barcelona, Spain
pp. 612-619

Host-based distributed mobility management support protocol for IPv6 mobile networks (Abstract)

Jean-Marie Bonnin , Institut Mines Telecom - Telecom Bretagne, Université européenne de Bretagne, IRISA, France
Xavier Lagrange , Institut Mines Telecom - Telecom Bretagne, Université européenne de Bretagne, IRISA, France
Jong-Hyouk Lee , Institut Mines Telecom - Telecom Bretagne, Université européenne de Bretagne, IRISA, France
pp. 61-68

Community-lab: Architecture of a community networking testbed for the future internet (Abstract)

Leandro Navarro , Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Ester Lopez , Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Pau Escrich Garcia , guifi.net Community Network, Catalonia, Spain
Axel Neumann , Pangea.org NGO, Barcelona, Spain
Ivan Vilata , Pangea.org NGO, Barcelona, Spain
Xavier Leon , Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
pp. 620-627

Cross-layer caching based optimization for wireless multimedia sensor networks (Abstract)

Nestor Michael C. Tiglao , INESC-ID/INOV/IST, Rua Alves Redol, No 9, 1000-029 Lisboa, Portugal
Antonio M. Grilo , INESC-ID/INOV/IST, Rua Alves Redol, No 9, 1000-029 Lisboa, Portugal
pp. 697-704

Improved community network node design using a DLEP based radio-to-router interface (Abstract)

Henning Rogge , Fraunhofer Institute for Communication, Information Processing and Ergonomics FKIE, Neuenahrer Str.20, 53343 Wachtberg, Germany
Christoph Barz , Fraunhofer Institute for Communication, Information Processing and Ergonomics FKIE, Neuenahrer Str.20, 53343 Wachtberg, Germany
pp. 636-642

An evaluation of BMX6 for community wireless networks (Abstract)

Leandro Navarro , Computer Architecture Department, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Ester Lopez , Computer Architecture Department, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Axel Neumann , Pangea.org NGO, Barcelona, Spain
pp. 651-658

Improving mesh-agnostic client announcement in B.A.T.M.A.N.-advanced (Abstract)

Antonio Quartulli , DISI - University of Trento, Italy
Renato Lo Cigno , DISI - University of Trento, Italy
pp. 659-666

QoV: Assessing the monitoring quality in visual sensor networks (Abstract)

Paulo Portugal , IDMEC/ISR, Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto, Portugal
Luiz Affonso Guedes , Department of Computing and Automation, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Francisco Vasques , IDMEC/ISR, Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto, Portugal
Daniel G. Costa , Department of Computing and Automation, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
pp. 667-674

Packet scheduling in multi-channel layered-video streaming over wireless networks (Abstract)

Noam Amram , LiveU Ltd, Kfar-Saba, Israel
Ronit Nossenson , Faculty of Computer Science, Jerusalem College of Technology, Israel
pp. 675-680

Fusion techniques for multi-hop relay wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Ralph Stephan , Telecommunications Department, Faculty of Engineering, Holy-Spirit University of Kaslik, P.O. Box 446, Jounieh, Lebanon
Charles Yaacoub , Telecommunications Department, Faculty of Engineering, Holy-Spirit University of Kaslik, P.O. Box 446, Jounieh, Lebanon
Joumana Farah , Telecommunications Department, Faculty of Engineering, Holy-Spirit University of Kaslik, P.O. Box 446, Jounieh, Lebanon
Anthony Beylerian , Telecommunications Department, Faculty of Engineering, Holy-Spirit University of Kaslik, P.O. Box 446, Jounieh, Lebanon
pp. 681-688

QoE-aware FEC mechanism for intrusion detection in multi-tier Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks (Abstract)

Marilia Curado , Department of Informatics Engineering, University of Coimbra - Portugal
Roger Immich , Department of Informatics Engineering, University of Coimbra - Portugal
Denis do Rosario , Federal University of Para, Belem - Brazil
Eduardo Cerqueira , Federal University of Para, Belem - Brazil
Zhongliang Zhao , University of Bern - Switzerland
Torsten Braun , University of Bern - Switzerland
pp. 689-696

MOSAIC: Stateless mobility for HTTP-based applications (Abstract)

Anil Rana , Bell Labs, USA
Thierry Klein , Bell Labs, USA
Henning Schulzrinne , Columbia University, USA
Wonsang Song , Columbia University, USA
Georg Hampel , Bell Labs, USA
pp. 69-76

Detecting and coding region of interests in bi-level images for data reduction in Wireless Visual Sensor Network (Abstract)

Mattias O'Nils , Department of Information Technology and Media, Division of Electronics Design, Mid Sweden University, Sundsvall, Sweden
Muhammad Imran , Department of Information Technology and Media, Division of Electronics Design, Mid Sweden University, Sundsvall, Sweden
Khursheed Khursheed , Department of Information Technology and Media, Division of Electronics Design, Mid Sweden University, Sundsvall, Sweden
Naeem Ahmad , Department of Information Technology and Media, Division of Electronics Design, Mid Sweden University, Sundsvall, Sweden
pp. 705-712

Motion estimation on decoder side for low-complexity video encoding in wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Johannes Karlsson , Embedded Systems Laboratory (ESL), Department of Applied Physics and Electronics, Umeå University, SE-90187, Sweden
pp. 713-718

A combined spectrum sensing and terminals localization technique for cognitive radio networks (Abstract)

Wael Guibene , Mobile Communications Department, EURECOM, 2229 Route des Crêtes, P.O. Box 193, 06904, Sophia Antipolis, France
Dirk Slock , Mobile Communications Department, EURECOM, 2229 Route des Crêtes, P.O. Box 193, 06904, Sophia Antipolis, France
pp. 719-727

TOA location estimation based on cognitive radio channel occupancy prediction (Abstract)

B. T. Maharaj , Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, University of Pretoria, South Africa
R. R. Thomas , Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, University of Pretoria, South Africa
S. D. Barnes , Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, University of Pretoria, South Africa
pp. 733-738

Effect of spatial correlation on MMSE-based interference alignment in a multiuser MIMO MB-OFDM system (Abstract)

Jurgen Peissig , Institute of Communications Technology, Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany
Hans-Peter Kuchenbecker , Institute of Communications Technology, Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany
Emil Dimitrov , Institute of Communications Technology, Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany
Anggia Anggraini , Institute of Communications Technology, Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany
Chung Le , Institute of Communications Technology, Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany
pp. 739-744

Analyzing randomly placed multiple antennas for MIMO wireless communication (Abstract)

Christian Schindelhauer , University of Freiburg, Germany
Thomas Janson , University of Freiburg, Germany
pp. 745-752

Multicast routing protocol for Vehicular Delay-Tolerant Networks (Abstract)

Augusto Casaca , INESC-ID, Instituto Superior Técnico, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
Paulo Rogerio Pereira , INESC-ID, Instituto Superior Técnico, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
Adriano Palma , INESC-ID, Instituto Superior Técnico, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
pp. 753-760

A hybrid network for maritime on-board communications (Abstract)

Liping Mu , University of Agder, Norway
pp. 761-768

Implementing personal home controllers on smartphones for service-oriented home network (Abstract)

Masahide Nakamura , Graduate School of System Informatics, Kobe University, 1-1 Rokkodai-cho, Nada, Hyogo 657-8501, JAPAN
Shinsuke Matsumoto , Graduate School of System Informatics, Kobe University, 1-1 Rokkodai-cho, Nada, Hyogo 657-8501, JAPAN
Keisuke Tokuda , Graduate School of System Informatics, Kobe University, 1-1 Rokkodai-cho, Nada, Hyogo 657-8501, JAPAN
pp. 769-776

Optimising file delivery in a maritime environment through inter-vessel connectivity predictions (Abstract)

Lambros Lambrinos , Department of Communication and Internet Studies, Cyprus University of Technology, Limassol, Cyprus
Panayiotis Kolios , Department of Communication and Internet Studies, Cyprus University of Technology, Limassol, Cyprus
pp. 777-783

Using data mining and fingerprinting extension with device orientation information for WLAN efficient indoor location estimation (Abstract)

Ernestina Martel-Jordan , IUMA, Information Systems and Communications, Department of Telematic Engineering University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Jose Ma Quinteiro , IUMA, Information Systems and Communications, Department of Telematic Engineering University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Pablo Hernandez-Morera , IUMA, Information Systems and Communications, Department of Telematic Engineering University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
David Sanchez , IDeTIC, Networks and Telematic Services, Department of Telematic Engineering University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
pp. 77-83

Moving the mobile Evolved Packet Core to the cloud (Abstract)

Tord Nilsson , Ericsson PDU/PC, Goteborg, Sweden
Harald Luning , Ericsson PDU/PC, Goteborg, Sweden
Sten Pettersson , Ericsson PDU/PC, Goteborg, Sweden
James Kempf , Packet Technologies Research, Ericsson Research Silicon Valley, San Jose, CA, USA
Bengt Johansson , Ericsson PDU/PC, Goteborg, Sweden
pp. 784-791

Mobile clouds: Comparative study of architectures and formation mechanisms (Abstract)

Timo Braysy , Center for Wireless Communications, University of Oulu, Finland 90014
Marcos Katz , Center for Wireless Communications, University of Oulu, Finland 90014
Kaveh Ghaboosi , Airvana LLC, 19 Alpha Rd., Chelmsford, MA 01824, United States
Hamidreza Bagheri , Center for Wireless Communications, University of Oulu, Finland 90014
Prasanth Karunakaran , Center for Wireless Communications, University of Oulu, Finland 90014
pp. 792-798

CPWS: An efficient routing protocol for RGB sensor-based fish pond monitoring system (Abstract)

Nargis Khan , Department of Computer Science, Ryerson University, Canada
Lutful Karim , School of Computer Science, University of Guelph, Canada
Nidal Nasser , Electrical & Computer Engineering Dept, College of Engineering, Alfaisal University, Saudi Arabia
ANK Zaman , School of Computer Science, University of Guelph, Canada
pp. 7-11

Secure hotspot authentication through a Near Field Communication side-channel (Abstract)

Daniel Romao , Caixa Mágica Software, Lisboa, Portugal
Paulo Trezentos , Caixa Mágica Software, Lisboa, Portugal
Alfredo Matos , Caixa Mágica Software, Lisboa, Portugal
pp. 807-814

Cross-Layer adaptive power save control method for wireless local area networks (Abstract)

Tsutomu Sekibe , System Architecture Development Center, Panasonic Corporation, Yokohama, Japan
Kazushige Yamada , System Architecture Development Center, Panasonic Corporation, Yokohama, Japan
Junichro Soeda , System Architecture Development Center, Panasonic Corporation, Yokohama, Japan
Masaaki Harada , System Architecture Development Center, Panasonic Corporation, Yokohama, Japan
Satoshi Senga , System Architecture Development Center, Panasonic Corporation, Yokohama, Japan
Hirokazu Kobayashi , System Architecture Development Center, Panasonic Corporation, Yokohama, Japan
pp. 815-822

Traffic distribution and network capacity analysis in social opportunistic networks (Abstract)

Bambang Soelistijanto , Centre for Communication Systems Research, University of Surrey, UK
Michael Howarth , Centre for Communication Systems Research, University of Surrey, UK
pp. 823-830

Impact of semantic-aware radio resource management schemes on video streaming service (Abstract)

Zary Segall , Mobile Service Lab, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Kista, Sweden
Luis Guillermo Martinez Ballesteros , Mobile Service Lab, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Kista, Sweden
Pietro Lungaro , Mobile Service Lab, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Kista, Sweden
pp. 831-836

Real time radio coverage monitoring in self-organizing networks with user feedback (Abstract)

John Bigham , School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom
Eliane L. Bodanese , School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom
Kejiong Li , School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom
Peng Jiang , School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom
pp. 837-844

Physical-layer intrusion detection for wireless networks using compressed sensing (Abstract)

Panagiotis Tsakalides , Institute of Computer Science, Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas (FORTH-ICS), Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Alexandros Fragkiadakis , Institute of Computer Science, Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas (FORTH-ICS), Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Sofia Nikitaki , Institute of Computer Science, Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas (FORTH-ICS), Heraklion, Crete, Greece
pp. 845-852

Contention resolution in wireless LANs using frequency-domain backoff (Abstract)

Sheeraz A. Alvi , School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad 44000, Pakistan
Adeel Baig , School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad 44000, Pakistan
pp. 84-91

An approach of secure and fashionable recognition for pervasive face-to-face social communications (Abstract)

Peng Zhang , The Institute of Mobile Internet, Xian University of Posts and Telecommunications, Xi'an, China
Yu Chen , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), CH-1015, Lausanne, Switzerland
Zheng Yan , The State Key Lab of ISN, Xidian, University, China
pp. 853-860

A deployable scheme of CMT-SCTP with off-the-shelf android smartphones (Abstract)

Atsuo Tachibana , KDDI R&D Laboratories, 2-1-15 Ohara, Fujimino-shi, Saitama 356-8502, Japan
Teruyuki Hasegawa , KDDI R&D Laboratories, 2-1-15 Ohara, Fujimino-shi, Saitama 356-8502, Japan
pp. 861-868

Correlated movement mobility model and constant acceleration model for EKF-based tracking applications (Abstract)

Binod Pant , Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, USA
Oktay Alkin , Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, USA
pp. 869-874

An adaptive resource allocation in OFDMA multi-hop relay networks (Abstract)

Yu Chen , Key Lab of Information Coding and Transmission, Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu 610031, China
Rongsheng Huang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32611, USA
Yuguang Fang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32611, USA
Miao Pan , Department of Computer Science, Texas Southern University, Houston, 77004, USA
Yue Zhao , Key Lab of Information Coding and Transmission, Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu 610031, China
Xuming Fang , Key Lab of Information Coding and Transmission, Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu 610031, China
pp. 92-99

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