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May 19-24 2002, Pisa - ITALY

conference program - 22nd may

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Cassa di Risparmio di PISA




CONFERENCE PROGRAM   -  Wednesday 22


Session 3-1 - Optical Networks

Session 3-2 - Network and Traffic Modeling

Session 3-3 - Ad Hoc Networks


Optimal Link Capacity Dimensioning in Proportionally Fair Networks, Michal Pioro, Gabor Malicsko, Gabor Fodor, Tomasz Szymanski

Load Balancing in WDM Networks through Adaptive Routing Table Changes, Mauro Brunato, Roberto Battiti, Elio Salvadori

Models for the Logical Topology Design Problem, Puech Nicolas, Kuri Josue, Gagnaire Maurice

Dynamic Shaping for Self-similar Traffic Using Network Calculus, Halima Elbiaze, Tijani Chahed, Tulin Atmaca, Gerard Hebuterne

Is Admission-Controlled Traffic Self-Similar?, G. Bianchi, V. Mancuso, G. Neglia

Analysis of CMPP approach in modeling broadband traffic, R.G.Garroppo, S.Giordano, S.Lucetti, M.Pagano

A Mathematical Model of IP Over ATM, Irena Atov, Richard Harris

Analysis and Comparison of Internet Topology Generators, Damien Magoni and Jean-Jacques Pansiot

Energy Efficient Design of Wireless Ad Hoc Networks, Carla-Fabiana Chiasserini, Imrich Chlamtac, Paolo Monti, Antonio Nucci

Performance of multipoint relaying in ad hoc mobile routing protocols, Philippe Jacquet, Anis Laouiti, Pascale Minet, Laurent Viennot

An Adaptive Location-Aware MAC Protocol for Multichannel Multihop Ad-Hoc Networks, Zi-Tsan Chou, Ching-Chi Hsu, and Ferng-Ching Lin

Capacity Assignment in Bluetooth Scatternets – Analysis and Algorithms, Gil Zussman and Adrian Segall


Coffee Break


Session 4-1 - Resources Allocation I

Session 4-2 - Lan and Pan

Session 4-3 - Performance of Wireless Networks


Optimization-Based Congestion Control for Multicast Communications, Jonathan K. Shapiro, Don Towsley, Jim kurose, Dept of Computer Science, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, USA

Severe Congestion Handling with Resource Management in Diffserv On Demand>, Andras Csaszar, Attila Takacs, Robert Szabo, Vlora Rexhepi and Georgios Karagiannis

Resource Allocation with Persistent and Transient Flows, Supratim Deb, Ayalvadi Ganesh, Peter Key

A Novel and Simple MAC Protocol for High Speed Passive Optical LANs, Chuan Heng Foh and Moshe Zukerman

The Bluetooth Technology: State of the Art and Networking Aspects, D. Cassioli, A. Detti, P. Loreti, F. Mazzenga, F. Vatalaro

Time and frequency synchronization for Hiperlan/2, Anna Berno and Nicola Laurenti

Performance Analysis of a Forwarding Scheme for Handoff in HAWAII, C. Blondia, O. Casals, L. Cerda, G. Willems

Evaluating the Performance of a Network Management Application Based on Mobile Agents , Marcelo Gonçalves Rubinstein, Otto Carlos M. B. Duarte, and Guy Pujolle

Performance evaluation on WAP and Internet protocol over 3G wireless networks, Hidetoshi Ueno, Norihiro Ishikawa, Hideharu Suzuki, Hiromitsu Sumino and Osamu Takahashi




Invited Speaker: Randy Katz, University of California, Berkeley, USA

The Post-PC Era: It's All About Services
(slides in ppt format - 1098Kb)


Panel: "Post 9-11 Networking Challenges"

Organized and Chair:
Andrew T. Campbell,
Columbia University, USA

Randy Katz,
University of California, Berkeley
Jonathan Liebenau,
London School of Economics
Nicholas F. Maxemchuck,
Columbia University
Karl Rauscher,
Lucent, Founder Wireless Emergency Response Team


Coffee Break


Session 5-1 - Multimedia

Session 5-2 - Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)

Session 5-3 - Future Wireless Networks I


Performance Evaluation of H.263-based Video Transmission in an Experimental Ad-Hoc Wireless LAN System, Matias Freytes

Differentiated Services Based Priority Dropping and its Application to Layered Video Streams, Markus Fidler

Optimal Feedback for Quality Source-Adaptive Schemes in Multicast Multi-layered Video Environments, Paulo André da Silva Gonçalves, José Ferreira de Rezende, Otto Carlos Muniz Bandeira Duarte, and Guy Pujolle

A Fibre Channel Dimensioning for a multimedia system with deterministic QoS, Laurent George, Dana Marinca, Pascale Minet

On the Resource Efficiency of Explicit Congestion Notification, Kostas Pentikousis and Hussein Badr

Sender-Side TCP Modifications: An Analytical Study, Renato Lo Cigno, Gregorio Procissi, Mario Gerla

Modelling a mixed TCP Vegas and TCP Reno scenario, Andrea De Vendictis Andrea Baiocchi

Performance Sensitivity and Fairness of ECN-Aware `Modified TCP', Archan Misra, Teunis Ott

Call Admission Control for 3G CDMA Networks with Differentiated QoS, Qian Huang, H.M. Chen, K.T. Ko, S. Chan and K.S. Chan

Performance Evaluation of Channel Switching Scheme for Packet Data Transmission in Radio Network Controller, Yoshiaki Ohta, Kenji Kawahara, Takeshi Ikenaga, Yuji Oie

An Optimal Reservation-Pool Approach for Guaranteeing the Call-level QoS in Next-generation Wireless Networks, Fei Hu and Neeraj K. Sharma

A New Adaptive Channel Reservation Scheme for Handoff Calls in Wireless Cellular Networks, Zhong Xu, Zhenqiang Ye, Srikanth V. Krishnamurthy, Satish K. Tripathi, Mart Molle


Tuesday 21


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