Technical Programme

In the following you will find the final programme of the Networking 2009 conference. A PDF version of the programme including a map of Aachen and a list of restaurants can be downloaded here PDF CFP .

Tuesday, 12 May 2009

11:00-12:30 - Session 1.1 (Ford Room): Ad hoc Networks

Session Chair: Neuman Souza, Federal University of Ceara, BR

  • Calibrating Wireless Sensor Network Simulation Models with Real-World Experiments PDF
    Philipp Hurni (University of Bern, CH)
    Torsten Braun (University of Bern, CH)
  • Experimental Study: Link Quality and Deployment Issues in Wireless Sensor Networks PDF
    Monique Becker (Telecom SudParis, FR)
    André-Luc Beylot (Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse, FR)
    Riadh Dhaou (IRIT/ENSEEIHT, University of Toulouse, FR)
    Ashish Gupta (Telecom SudParis, FR)
    Rahim Kacimi (ENSEEIHT, FR)
    Michel Marot (Telecom SudParis, FR)
  • Aggregation Protocols for High Rate, Low Delay Data Collection in Sensor Networks PDF
    Jie Feng (University of Saskatchewan, CA)
    Derek Eager (University of Saskatchewan, CA)
    Dwight Makaroff (University of Saskatchewan, CA)
  • WIP: Event Based Fairness for Video Surveillance Sensor Networks PDF
    Yunus Durmus (Bogazici University, TR)
    Atay Ozgovde (Bogazici University, TR)
    Cem Ersoy (Bogazici University, TR)

11:00-12:30 - Session 1.2 (Generali Room): Modelling

Session Chair: Kiril Boyanov, Bulgarian Academy of Science, BG

  • Humpty Dumpty: Putting iBGP Back Together Again PDF
    Ashley Flavel (University of Adelaide, AU)
    Jeremy McMahon (University of Adelaide, AU)
    Aman Shaikh (AT&T Labs - Research, US)
    Matthew Roughan (University of Adelaide, AU)
    Nigel Bean (University of Adelaide, AU)
  • Performance Evaluation of Weighted Fair Queuing System Using Matrix Geometric Method PDF
    Amina Al-Sawaai (University of Bradford, UK)
    Irfan Awan (University of Bradford, UK)
  • Counting Flows over Sliding Windows in High Speed Networks PDF
    Josep Sanjuàs-Cuxart (Technical University of Catalonia, ES)
    Pere Barlet-Ros (Technical University of Catalonia, ES)
    Josep Solé-Pareta (Technical University of Catalonia, ES)
  • WIP: Heterogeneous Protection in Regular and Complete Bi-partite Networks PDF
    Jasmina Omic (Delft University of Technology, NL)
    Robert Kooij (TNO ICT, NL)
    Piet Van Mieghem (Delft University of Technology, NL)

14:00-15:30 - Session 1.3 (Ford Room): Peer to Peer

Session Chair: James Gross, RWTH Aachen University, DE

  • Conducting and Optimizing Eclipse Attacks in the Kad Peer-to-Peer Network PDF
    Michael Kohnen (University of Duisburg-Essen, DE)
    Mike Leske (University of Duisburg-Essen, DE)
    Erwin Rathgeb (University of Duisburg-Essen, DE)
  • On the Optimal Scheduling of Streaming Applications in Unstructured Meshes PDF
    Luca Abeni (University of Trento, IT)
    Csaba Kiraly (University of Trento, IT)
    Renato Lo Cigno (University of Trento, IT)
  • Identify P2P Traffic by Inspecting Data Transfer Behaviour PDF
    Ye MingJiang (Tsinghua University, CN)
    Jianping Wu (Tsinghua University, CN)
    Ke Xu (Tsinghua University, CN)
    Dah Ming Chiu (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, HK)
  • WIP: Where is my peer? PDF
    Moritz Steiner (Institut EURECOM, FR)
    Ernst Biersack (Institut EURECOM, FR)

14:00-15:30 - Session 1.4 (Generali Room): Quality of Service

Session Chair: Xiaoming Fu, Georg‐August‐University of Göttingen, DE

  • IP Fast ReRoute: Lightweight Not-Via PDF
    Gábor Enyedi (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, HU)
    Gábor Rétvári (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, HU)
    Péter Szilágyi (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, HU)
    András Császár (Ericsson Research, HU)
  • QoS Support for Mobile Users using NSIS PDF
    Roland Bless (University of Karlsruhe, DE)
    Martin Röhricht (University of Karlsruhe, DE)
  • Real Time Identification Of SSH Encoded Application Flows by Using Cluster Analysis Techniques PDF
    Gianluca Maiolini (University of Roma "La Sapienza", IT)
    Andrea Baiocchi (University of Roma "La Sapienza", IT)
    Antonello Rizzi (University of Roma "La Sapienza", IT)
    Alfonso Iacovazzi (University of Roma "La Sapienza", IT)
  • WIP: Evaluation of a multiobjective alternative routing method in carrier IP/MPLS networks PDF
    Lúcia Martins (University of Coimbra, PT)
    João Redol (Nokia Siemens Networks, PT)
    José Craveirinha (University of Coimbra, PT)
    Catarina Francisco (University of Coimbra, PT)
    João Clímaco (Faculty of Economics - University of Coimbra, PT)
    Paulo Monteiro (Nokia Siemens Networks Portugal, PT)

16:00-17:30 - Session 1.5 (Ford Room): Wireless Networks

Session Chair: Yutaka Takahashi, Kyoto University, JP

  • Dimensioning and Location Planning for Wireless Networks under Multi-level Cooperative Relaying PDF
    Bin Lin (University of Waterloo, CA)
    Pin-Han Ho (University of Waterloo, CA)
  • Multi-User OFDMA Frame Aggregation for Future Wireless Local Area Networking PDF
    James Gross (RWTH Aachen University, DE)
    Oscar Punal (RWTH Aachen University, DE)
    Marc Emmelmann (Technical University of Berlin, DE)
  • WIFE: Wireless Indoor positioning based on Fingerprint Evaluation PDF
    Apostolia Papapostolou (Telecom SudParis, FR)
    Hakima Chaouchi (INT, FR)
  • WIP: Performance Analysis of Packet Aggregation in WLANs with Simultaneous Multi-User Access PDF
    Andreas Könsgen (University of Bremen, DE)
    Md. Shahidul Islam (University of Bremen, DE)
    Andreas Timm-Giel (University of Bremen, DE)
    Carmelita Goerg (University of Bremen, DE)

16:00-17:30 - Session 1.6 (Generali Room): Application and Services

Session Chair: Andreas Fasbender, Ericsson, DE

  • Revisiting the Performance of Short TCP Transfers PDF
    Guillaume Urvoy-Keller (Institut Eurecom, FR)
    Denis Collange (Orange Labs, FR)
    Aymen Hafsaoui (Institut Eurecom, FR)
  • Why are Peers Less Stable in Unpopular P2P Streaming Channels? PDF
    Zimu Liu (University of Toronto, CA)
    Chuan Wu (The University of Hong Kong, HK)
    Baochun Li (University of Toronto, CA)
    Shuqiao Zhao (UUSee Inc., CN)
  • Enhancing Application Identification By Means Of Sequential Testing PDF
    Mohamad Jaber (INRIA Sophia Antipolis, FR)
    Chadi Barakat (INRIA Sophia Antipolis, FR)
  • WIP: The Illusion of Being Deterministic: Application-level Considerations on Delay in 3G HSPA Networks PDF
    Joachim Fabini (Vienna University of Technology, AT)
    Wolfgang Karner (mobilkom austria AG, AT)
    Lukas Wallentin (Vienna University of Technology, AT)
    Thomas Baumgartner (mobilkom austria AG, AT)

Wednesday, 13 May 2009

11:00-12:30 - Session 2.1 (Ford Room): Peer to Peer

Session Chair: Bin Lin, University of Waterloo, CA

  • Phoenix: Towards an Accurate, Practical and Decentralized Network Coordinate System PDF
    Yang Chen (Tsinghua University, CN)
    Xiao Wang (Tsinghua University, CN)
    Xiaoxiao Song (Tsinghua University, CN)
    Eng Keong Lua (Carnegie Mellon University, US)
    Cong Shi (Georgia Institute of Technology, US)
    Xiaohan Zhao (Tsinghua University, CN)
    Beixing Deng (Tsinghua University, CN)
    Xing Li (Tsinghua University, CN)
  • Topology Dynamics in a P2PTV Network PDF
    Siyu Tang (Delft University of Technology, NL)
    Yue Lu (Delft University of Technology, NL)
    Javier Martin-Hernandez (Delft University of Technology, NL)
    Fernando Kuipers (Delft University of Technology, NL)
    Piet Van Mieghem (Delft University of Technology, NL)
  • Collaboration in BitTorrent Systems PDF
    Rafit Izhak-Ratzin (University of California at Los-Angeles(UCLA), US)
  • WIP: Detecting Triangle Inequality Violations in Internet Coordinate Systems by Supervised Learning PDF
    Yongjun Liao (Université de Liège, BE)
    Mohamed Ali Kaafar (INRIA Rhône-Alpes, FR)
    Bamba Gueye (Université de Liège, BE)
    François Cantin (Université de Liège, BE)
    Pierre Geurts (Université de Liège, BE)
    Guy Leduc (Université de Liège, BE)

11:00-12:30 - Session 2.2 (Generali Room): Next Generation Internet

Session Chair: Wolfgang Effelsberg, University of Mannheim, DE

  • Analysis of the effects of XLFrames in a network PDF
    Dinil Mon Divakaran (ENS Lyon, INRIA, FR)
    Eitan Altman (INRIA, FR)
    Georg Post (Alcatel-Lucent France, FR)
    Ludovic Noirie (Alcatel-Lucent France, FR)
    Pascale Vicat-Blanc Primet (INRIA, FR)
  • Complementing TCP Congestion Control with Forward Error Correction PDF
    Vicky Sharma (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, US)
    K. K. Ramakrishnan (AT&T Labs. Research, US)
    Shivkumar Kalyanaraman (IBM India Research Laboratory(on leave from RPI, USA), Bangalore, IN)
    Koushik Kar (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, US)
  • Collateral Damage: The Impact of Optimised TCP Variants On Real-time Traffic Latency in Consumer Broadband Environments PDF
    Lawrence Stewart (Swinburne University of Technology, AU)
    Grenville Armitage (Swinburne University of Technology, AU)
    Alana Huebner (Swinburne University of Technology, AU)
  • WIP: Why Rely on Blind AIMDs? PDF
    Ioannis Psaras (University of Surrey, UK)
    Rahim Tafazolli (University of Surrey, UK)
    Mehrdad Dianati (University of Surrey, UK)

14:00-15:30 - Session 2.3 (Ford Room): Wireless Networks

Session Chair: Peter Baumung, University of Karlsruhe, DE

  • SBA: A Simple Backoff Algorithm for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks PDF
    Tahiry Razafindralambo (CNRS / INRIA / Univ-Lille 1, FR)
    Isabelle Guerin-Lassous (Université de Lyon - LIP, FR)
  • Hashing Backoff: a Collision-Free Wireless Access Method PDF
    Paul Starzetz (LSR, FR)
    Martin Heusse (Grenoble Informatics Laboratory, FR)
    Franck Rousseau (Grenoble Informatics Laboratory, FR)
    Andrzej Duda (Grenoble Informatics Laboratory, FR)
  • Optimal Placement of Multiple Interconnected Gateways in Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks PDF
    Antonio Capone (Politecnico di Milano, IT)
    Matteo Cesana (Politecnico di Milano, IT)
    Danilo De Donno (Politecnico di Milano, IT)
    Ilario Filippini (Politecnico di Milano, IT)
  • WIP: Extended Cooperative Balanced Space-Time Block Coding for Increased Efficiency in Wireless Sensor Networks PDF
    Ali Eksim (Istanbul Technical University, TR)
    Mehmet E. Celebi (Istanbul Technical University, TR)

14:00-15:30 - Session 2.4 (Generali Room): Next Generation Internet

Session Chair: Ioannis Psaras, University of Surrey, UK

  • Congestion and Flow Control in the Context of the Message-oriented Protocol SCTP PDF
    Irene Rüngeler (Münster University of Applied Sciences, DE)
    Michael Tüxen (Münster University of Applied Sciences, DE)
    Erwin Rathgeb (University of Duisburg-Essen, DE)
  • Compound TCP with Random Losses PDF
    Alberto Blanc (Orange Labs, FR)
    Konstantin Avrachenkov (INRIA Sophia Antipolis, FR)
    Denis Collange (Orange Labs, FR)
    Giovanni Neglia (INRIA Sophia Antipolis, FR)
  • Preventing the unnecessary propagation of BGP withdraws PDF
    Virginie Van den Schriek (Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL), BE)
    Pierre Francois (Université Catholique de Louvain, BE)
    Cristel Pelsser (NTT, JP)
    Olivier Bonaventure (Université Catholique de Louvain, BE)
  • WIP: Backup Path Classification based on Failure Risks for Efficient Backup Path Computation PDF
    Mohand Saidi (Université de Rennes I, IRISA, FR)
    Bernard Cousin (Université de Rennes I, IRISA, FR)
    Jean-Louis Le Roux (France Télécom R&D, FR)

16:00-17:30 - Session 2.5 (Ford Room): Modelling and Performance Analysis

Session Chair: Udo Krieger, Otto‐Friedrich‐Universität Bamberg, DE

  • An Efficient Analytical Model for the Dimensioning of WiMAX Networks PDF
    Bruno Baynat (Université Pierre et Marie Curie-LIP6, FR)
    Georges Nogueira (Université Pierre et Marie Curie, FR)
    Masood Maqbool (TELECOM ParisTech, FR)
    Marceau Coupechoux (TELECOM ParisTech, FR)
  • Performance Evaluation of Gradient Routing Strategies for Wireless Sensor Networks PDF
    Fadila Khadar (INRIA Lille-Nord Europe, FR)
    Tahiry Razafindralambo (CNRS / INRIA / Univ-Lille 1, FR)
  • Online Estimation of Available Bandwidth and Fair Share using Kalman Filtering PDF
    Zdravko Bozakov (TU Darmstadt, DE)
    Michael Bredel (TU Darmstadt, DE)
  • WIP: A new metric for robustness with respect to virus spread PDF
    Robert Kooij (TNO ICT, NL)
    Phillip Schumm (Kansas State University, US)
    Caterina Scoglio (Kansas State University, US)

16:00-17:30 - Session 2.6 (Generali Room): Application and Services

Session Chair: Peter Reichl, Forschungszentrum Telekommunikation Wien (ftw.), AT

  • Practical Random Linear Network Coding on GPUs PDF
    Xiaowen Chu (Hong Kong Baptist University, HK)
    Kaiyong Zhao (Hong Kong Baptist University, HK)
    Mea Wang (University of Calgary, CA)
  • Peer-assisted On-demand Video Streaming with Selfish Peers PDF
    Niklas Carlsson (University of Calgary, CA)
    Derek Eager (University of Saskatchewan, CA)
    Anirban Mahanti (Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, IN)
  • Video Broadcasting to Heterogeneous Mobile Devices PDF
    Cheng-Hsin Hsu (Simon Fraser University, CA)
    Mohamed Hefeeda (Simon Fraser University, CA)
  • WIP: Scan Surveillance in Internet Networks PDF
    Khadija Ramah Houerbi (Laboratoire Cristal, TN)
    Kave Salamatian (Lancaster University, FR)
    Farouk Kamoun (University of Manouba, TN)

Thursday, 14 May 2009

11:00-12:30 - Session 3.1 (Ford Room): Wireless Networks

Session Chair: Guy Leduc, University of Liège, BE

  • Optimizing the Association Procedure for Low-Power 802.15.4 Nonbeacon Sensor Networks PDF
    Barbara Staehle (University of Würzburg, DE)
  • Impact of Misbehaviour on QoS in Wireless Mesh Networks PDF
    Szymon Szott (AGH University of Science and Technology, PL)
    Marek Natkaniec (AGH University of Science and Technology, PL)
    Albert Banchs (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, ES)
  • An uplink bandwidth management framework for IEEE 802.16 with QoS guarantees PDF
    Mohamad El Masri (Université de Toulouse, FR)
    Slim Abdellatif (Université de Toulouse, FR)
    Guy Juanole (Université de Toulouse, FR)
  • WIP: A Coalitional Game Model for Heat Diffusion Based Incentive Routing and Forwarding Scheme PDF
    Xiaoqi Li (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, HK)
    Wujie Zheng (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, HK)
    Michael Lyu (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, HK)

11:00-12:30 - Session 3.2 (Generali Room): Modelling and Performance Evaluation

Session Chair: Ramon Puigjaner, Univ. de les Illes Balears (UIB), ES

  • Performance Analysis of Centralized versus Distributed Recovery Schemes in P2P Storage Systems PDF
    Abdulhalim Dandoush (INRIA, FR)
    Sara Alouf (INRIA, Sophia Antipolis, FR)
    Philippe Nain (INRIA, Sophia Antipolis, FR)
  • Analyzing Network Coverage in Unstructured Peer-to-Peer Networks: A Complex Network Approach PDF
    Joydeep Chandra (Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, IN)
    Santosh Shaw (Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, IN)
    Niloy Ganguly (Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, IN)
  • Decentralized Bootstrapping of P2P Systems: A Practical View PDF
    Jochen Dinger (Universität Karlsruhe (TH), DE)
    Oliver Waldhorst (Universität Karlsruhe (TH), DE)
  • WIP: Performance Evaluation of Fast Startup Congestion Control Schemes PDF
    Michael Scharf (University of Stuttgart, DE)

14:00-15:30 - Session 3.3 (Ford Room): Peer to Peer

Session Chair: Günter Schäfer, TU Ilmenau, DE

  • A Unified Framework for Sub-stream Scheduling in P2P Hybrid Streaming Systems and How to Do better? PDF
    Zhenjiang Li (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, HK)
    Yao Yu (Nanjing University, CN)
    Xiaojun Hei (Huazhong University of Science and Technology, CN)
    Danny H. K. Tsang (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, HK)
  • A Novel Content Distribution Mechanism in DHT Networks PDF
    Quanqing Xu (Peking University, CN)
    Heng Tao Shen (University of Queensland, AU)
    Bin Cui (Peking University, CN)
    Yafei Dai (Peking University, CN)
  • CHAP: Enabling Efficient Hardware-based Multiple Hash Schemes for IP Lookup PDF
    Michel Hanna (University of Pittsburgh, US)
    Socrates Demetriades (University of Pittsburgh, US)
    Sangyeun Cho (University of Pittsburgh, US)
    Rami Melhem (University of Pittsburgh, US)
  • WIP: PUB-2-SUB: A Content-Based Publish/Subscribe Framework for Cooperative P2P Networks PDF
    Duc Tran (UMass Boston, US)
    Cuong Pham (UMass Boston, US)

14:00-15:30 - Session 3.4 (Generali Room): All-IP Networking

Session Chair: Lorne Mason, McGill University, CA

  • Minimum-Delay Load-Balancing Through Non-Parametric Regression PDF
    Federico Larroca (TELECOM ParisTech, FR)
    Jean-Louis Rougier (TELECOM ParisTech, FR)
  • A Power Benchmarking Framework for Network Devices PDF
    Priya Mahadevan (Hewlett Packard Labs, US)
    Puneet Sharma (Hewlett Packard Labs, US)
    Sujata Banerjee (Hewlett Packard Labs, US)
    Partha Ranganathan (Hewlett Packard Labs, US)
  • MPLS label stacking on the line network PDF
    Jean-Claude Bermond (UNSA/CNRS and INRIA, FR)
    David Coudert (INRIA, I3S, CNRS, Université de Nice Sophia, FR)
    Joanna Moulierac (Joint project MASCOTTE, I3S (CNRS-UNS) INRIA, France, FR)
    Stephane Perennes (INRIA, FR)
    Herve Rivano (Inria-I3S (Cnrs/Unsa), FR)
    Ignasi Sau (Joint project MASCOTTE, I3S (CNRS-UNS) INRIA, France, FR)
    Fernando Solano Donado (Warsaw University of Technology, PL)
  • Modelling and Performance Evaluation of Improved Access Mechanisms in a Novel Multiservice OPS Architecture PDF
    Thaere Eido (TELECOM SudParis, FR)
    Ferhan Pekergin (Université Paris 13, FR)
    Tulin Atmaca (TELECOM SudParis, FR)

16:00-17:30 - Session 3.5 (Ford Room): Next Generation Internet

Session Chair: Serugudi Raghavan, IIT Madras, IN

  • WIP: On the Impact of Clustering on Measurement Reduction PDF
    Damien Saucez (Université Catholique de Louvain, BE)
    Benoit Donnet (Université Catholique de Louvain, BE)
    Olivier Bonaventure (Université Catholique de Louvain, BE)
  • WIP: Topology Design for Service Overlay Networks with economic and QoS constraints PDF
    Davide Adami (University of Pisa, IT)
    Christian Callegari (University of Pisa, IT)
    Stefano Giordano (University of Pisa, IT)
    Michele Pagano (University of Pisa, IT)
    Teresa Pepe (University of Pisa, IT)
  • WIP: Bandwidth optimization for multicast transmissions in virtual circuit networks PDF
    Vincent Reinhard (Supélec, FR)
    Joanna Tomasik (Supélec, FR)
    Dominique Barth (University of Versailles-St Quentin, FR)
    Marc-Antoine Weisser (Supélec, FR)
  • WIP: Harmony: Advance Reservations in Heterogeneous Multi-domain Environments PDF
    Alexander Willner (University of Bonn, DE)
    Christoph Barz (University of Bonn, DE)
    Joan Garcia Espin (Fundació i2CAT, Internet i Innovació Digital a Catalunya, ES)
    Jordi Ferrer Riera (Fundació i2CAT, Internet i Innovació Digital a Catalunya, ES)
    Sergi Figuerola (Fundació i2CAT, Internet i Innovació Digital a Catalunya, ES)
  • WIP: Creating Butterflies in the Core -- A Network Coding Extension for MPLS/RSVP-TE PDF
    Thorsten Biermann (University of Paderborn, DE)
    Arne Schwabe (University of Paderborn, DE)
    Holger Karl (University of Paderborn, DE)
  • WIP: Why is this Web Page coming up so slow? Investigating the Loss of SYN Packets PDF
    Dragana Damjanovic (University of Innsbruck, AT)
    Philipp Gschwandtner (University of Innsbruck, AT)
    Michael Welzl (University of Innsbruck, AT)

16:00-17:30 - Session 3.6 (Generali Room): Performance and Wireless

Session Chair: Georg Carle, TU München, DE

  • WIP: Gravity-based Local Clock Synchronization in Wireless Sensor Networks PDF
    Markus Waelchli (University of Bern, CH)
    Reto Zurbuchen (University of Bern, CH)
    Thomas Staub (University of Bern, CH)
    Torsten Braun (University of Bern, CH)
  • WIP: Two ID-free Distributed Distance-2 Edge Coloring Algorithms for WSNs PDF
    André Pinho (Alberto Luiz Coimbra Institute Graduate School and Research in Engineering, BR)
    Alexandre Santos (Universidade Federal Rio de Janeiro, BR)
    Daniel Figueiredo (Universidade Federal Rio de Janeiro, BR)
    Felipe França (Universidade Federal Rio de Janeiro, BR)
  • WIP: A Performance Model for Maintenance Tasks in an Environment of Virtualized Servers PDF
    Tien Van Do (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, HU)
    Udo R. Krieger (Otto-Friedrich University Bamberg, DE)
  • WIP: Towards Automated Secure Web Service Execution PDF
    Bela Genge (Petru Maior University of Targu Mures, RO)
    Piroska Haller (Petru Maior University of Targu Mures, RO)
  • WIP: Performance Study of a Video Application over Multi Hop Wireless Networks with Statistic-based Routing PDF
    Alexander Klein (University of Würzburg, DE)
    Jirka Klaue (EADS Innovation Works, DE)