IFIP TC6 Open Digital Library

Networking 2008: Singapore

NETWORKING 2008, Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks, Wireless Networks, Next Generation Internet , 7th International IFIP-TC6 Networking Conference, Singapore, May 5-9, 2008, Proceedings

Amitabha Das, Hung Keng Pung, Francis Bu-Sung Lee, Lawrence Wai-Choong Wong

Springer, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4982, ISBN: 978-3-540-79548-3


Ad-Hoc and Sensor Networks

Design and Optimization

XIAN Automated Management and Nano-Protocol to Design Cross-Layer Metrics for Ad Hoc Networking.

Hervé Aïache, Vania Conan, Laure Lebrun, Jeremie Leguay, Stéphane Rousseau, Damien Thoumin


Cross-Layer Optimized Congestion, Contention and Power Control in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks.

Eren Gürses


MAC Protocol

Early Overhearing Avoidance in Wireless Sensor Networks.

Siquan Hu, Mehul Motani


Preamble MAC Protocols with Non-persistent Receivers in Wireless Sensor Networks.

Abdelmalik Bachir, Martin Heusse, Andrzej Duda


Overlay Networking

An Overlay Maintenance Protocol for Overlay Routing on Top of Ad Hoc Networks.

Sandrine Calomme, Guy Leduc


An Overlay Architecture for Vehicular Networks.

Luigi Liquori, Diego Borsetti, Claudio Casetti, Carla-Fabiana Chiasserini



DBR: Depth-Based Routing for Underwater Sensor Networks.

Hai Yan, Zhijie Jerry Shi, Jun-Hong Cui


Channel Allocation for Multiple Channels Multiple Interfaces Communication in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks.

Trung-Tuan Luong, Bu-Sung Lee, Chai Kiat Yeo


Resilience to Dropping Nodes in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks with Link-State Routing.

Ignacy Gawedzki, Khaldoun Al Agha



3-D Localization Schemes of RFID Tags with Static and Mobile Readers.

Mathieu Bouet, Guy Pujolle


Performance Evaluation and Enhancement of Surface Coverage Relay Protocol.

Antoine Gallais, Jean Carle


On Extending Coverage of UMTS Networks Using an Ad-Hoc Network with Weighted Fair Queueing.

Rachid El Azouzi, Ralph El Khoury, Abdellatif Kobbane, Essaid Sabir


Next Generation Internet


A Performance Analysis of Authentication Using Covert Timing Channels.

Reed Newman, Raheem A. Beyah


PassPattern System (PPS): A Pattern-Based User Authentication Scheme.

T. Rakesh Kumar, S. V. Raghavan


A Secure and Efficient Three-Pass Authenticated Key Agreement Protocol Based on Elliptic Curves.

Meng-Hui Lim, Chee-Min Yeoh, Sanggon Lee, Hyotaek Lim, Hoonjae Lee


Modeling and Performance Evaluation

On the Robustness of Complex Networks by Using the Algebraic Connectivity.

A. Jamakovic, Piet Van Mieghem


On the Social Cost of Distributed Selfish Content Replication.

Gerasimos G. Pollatos, Orestis Telelis, Vassilis Zissimopoulos


On Performance Evaluation of Handling Streaming Traffic in IP Networks Using TFRC Protocol.

Kacper Kurowski, Halina Tarasiuk



Efficient Heuristic for Minimum Cost Trees Construction in Multi-Groups Multicast.

Keen-Mun Yong, Gee-Swee Poo, Tee-Hiang Cheng


Delay Bounds and Scalability for Overlay Multicast.

György Dán, Viktória Fodor


A Distributed Algorithm for Overlay Backbone Multicast Routing in Content Delivery Networks.

Jun Guo, Sanjay Jha


Network Measurement and Testbed

Network Performance Assessment Using Adaptive Traffic Sampling.

René Serral-Gracià, Albert Cabellos-Aparicio, Jordi Domingo-Pascual


On the Applicability of Knowledge Based NAT-Traversal for Home Networks.

Andreas Müller 0003, Andreas Klenk, Georg Carle


IP Performance Management Infrastructure for ISP.

Atsuo Tachibana, Yuichiro Hei, Tomohiko Ogishi, Shigehiro Ano


Can Critical Real-Time Services of Public Infrastructures Run over Ethernet and MPLS Networks?.

Jaime Lloret, Francisco Javier Sanchez, Hugo Coll, Fernando Boronat


Shim6: Reference Implementation and Optimization.

Jun Bi, Ping Hu, Lizhong Xie


A Measurement Study of Bandwidth Estimation in IEEE 802.11g Wireless LANs Using the DCF.

Michael Bredel, Markus Fidler


Optical Networks

Hierarchical Logical Topology in WDM Ring Networks with Limited ADMs.

Tomoya Kitani, Nobuo Funabiki, Hirozumi Yamaguchi, Teruo Higashino


A Novel Class-Based Protection Algorithm Providing Fast Service Recovery in IP/WDM Networks.

Wojciech Molisz, Jacek Rak


End-to-End Proportional Loss Differentiation in OBS Networks.

Miguel A. González-Ortega, José C. López-Ardao, Pablo Jesús Argibay-Losada, Andrés Suárez-González, Cándido López-García, Manuel Fernández-Veiga, Raúl Fernando Rodríguez Rubio


Peer-to-Peer and Overlay Networking

The Effect of Peer Selection with Hopcount or Delay Constraint on Peer-to-Peer Networking.

Siyu Tang, Huijuan Wang, Piet Van Mieghem


T2MC: A Peer-to-Peer Mismatch Reduction Technique by Traceroute and 2-Means Classification Algorithm.

Guangyu Shi, Youshui Long, Jian Chen, Hao Gong, Hongli Zhang


Towards an ISP-Compliant, Peer-Friendly Design for Peer-to-Peer Networks.

Haiyong Xie 0002, Yang Richard Yang, Avi Silberschatz


Cache Placement Optimization in Hierarchical Networks: Analysis and Performance Evaluation.

Wenzhong Li, Edward Chan, Yilin Wang, Daoxu Chen, Sanglu Lu


Towards a Two-Tier Internet Coordinate System to Mitigate the Impact of Triangle Inequality Violations.

Mohamed Ali Kâafar, Bamba Gueye, François Cantin, Guy Leduc, Laurent Mathy


Peer-to-Peer Services

Efficient Multi-source Data Dissemination in Peer-to-Peer Networks.

Zhenyu Li, Zengyang Zhu, Gaogang Xie, Zhongcheng Li


Modeling Priority-Based Incentive Policies for Peer-Assisted Content Delivery Systems.

Niklas Carlsson, Derek L. Eager


AQCS: Adaptive Queue-Based Chunk Scheduling for P2P Live Streaming.

Yang Guo, Chao Liang, Yong Liu


E2E Blocking Probability of IPTV and P2PTV.

Yue Lu, Fernando A. Kuipers, Milena Janic, Piet Van Mieghem


Cooperative Replication in Content Networks with Nodes under Churn.

Eva Jaho, Ioannis Z. Koukoutsidis, Ioannis Stavrakakis, Ina Jaho



Congestion Avoiding Mechanism Based on Inter-domain Hierarchy.

Marc-Antoine Weisser, Joanna Tomasik, Dominique Barth


A Novel Bandwidth Broker Architecture Based on Topology Aggregation in Delay|Bandwidth Sensitive Networks.

Walid Htira, Olivier Dugeon, Michel Diaz


Client-Side Adaptive Search Optimisation for Online Game Server Discovery.

Grenville J. Armitage


A Model for Endpoint Admission Control Based on Packet Loss.

Ignacio Más Ivars, Gunnar Karlsson



Convergence of Intra-domain Routing with Centralized Control.

Jing Fu, Peter Sjödin, Gunnar Karlsson


Improving the Interaction between Overlay Routing and Traffic Engineering.

Gene Moo Lee, Taehwan Choi


Designing Optimal iBGP Route-Reflection Topologies.

Marc-Olivier Buob, Steve Uhlig, Mickael Meulle


A Study of Path Protection in Self-Healing Routing.

Qi Li, Mingwei Xu, Lingtao Pan, Yong Cui


The CPBT: A Method for Searching the Prefixes Using Coded Prefixes in B-Tree.

Mohammad Behdadfar, Hossein Saidi


On the Effectiveness of Proactive Path-Diversity Based Routing for Robustness to Path Failures.

Chansook Lim, Stephan Bohacek, João P. Hespanha, Katia Obraczka



On Robustness and Countermeasures of Reliable Server Pooling Systems Against Denial of Service Attacks.

Thomas Dreibholz, Erwin P. Rathgeb, Xing Zhou


DDoS Mitigation in Non-cooperative Environments.

Guanhua Yan, Stephan Eidenbenz


Generalized Self-healing Key Distribution Using Vector Space Access Structure.

Ratna Dutta, Sourav Mukhopadhyay, Amitabha Das, Sabu Emmanuel


A Model for Covert Botnet Communication in a Private Subnet.

Brandon Shirley, Chad D. Mano


Traffic Engineering

Traffic Engineering and Routing in IP Networks with Centralized Control.

Jing Fu, Peter Sjödin, Gunnar Karlsson


Distributed PLR-Based Backup Path Computation in MPLS Networks.

Mohand Yazid Saidi, Bernard Cousin, Jean-Louis Le Roux


Adaptive Multi-topology IGP Based Traffic Engineering with Near-Optimal Network Performance.

Ning Wang, Kin-Hon Ho, George Pavlou


Transport Protocols

Modeling TCP in Small-Buffer Networks.

Mark Shifrin, Isaac Keslassy


Active Window Management: Performance Assessment through an Extensive Comparison with XCP.

Mario Barbera, Mario Gerla, Alfio Lombardo, Carla Panarello, M. Y. Sanadidi, Giovanni Schembra


AIRA: Additive Increase Rate Accelerator.

Ioannis Psaras, Vassilis Tsaoussidis


Performance Evaluation of Quick-Start TCP with a Linux Kernel Implementation.

Michael Scharf, Haiko Strotbek


Lightweight Fairness Solutions for XCP and TCP Cohabitation.

Dino Martin López-Pacheco, Laurent Lefèvre, CongDuc Pham


Concurrent Multipath Transfer Using SCTP Multihoming: Introducing the Potentially-Failed Destination State.

Preethi Natarajan, Nasif Ekiz, Paul D. Amer, Janardhan R. Iyengar, Randall R. Stewart



Energy-Efficient Mobile Middleware for SIP on Ubiquitous Multimedia Systems.

Felipe Garcia-Sanchez, Antonio-Javier Garcia-Sanchez, Joan García-Haro


A Secure Mechanism for Address Block Allocation and Distribution.

Damien Leroy, Olivier Bonaventure


Asset Localization in Data Centers Using WUSB Radios.

Neha Udar, Krishna Kant, R. Viswanathan


Improving the Performance of DCH Timing Adjustment in 3G Networks.

Gaspar Pedreño, Juan J. Alcaraz, Fernando Cerdán, Joan García-Haro


Wireless Networks

MAC Performance

Link Adaptation Algorithm for the IEEE 802.11n MIMO System.

Weihua Helen Xi, Alistair Munro, Michael Barton


Thorough Analysis of 802.11e Star Topology Scenarios in the Presence of Hidden Nodes.

Katarzyna Kosek, Marek Natkaniec, Luca Vollero


A Mobility-Adaptive TDMA MAC for Real-Time Data in Wireless Networks.

Johannes Lessmann, Dirk Held


High Performance Distributed Coordination Function for Wireless LANs.

Haithem Al-Mefleh, J. Morris Chang


Turning Hidden Nodes into Helper Nodes in IEEE 802.11 Wireless LAN Networks.

Haithem Al-Mefleh, J. Morris Chang


Performance Evaluation of 802.11 Broadcasts for A Single Cell Network With Unsaturated Nodes.

Ashwin Rao, Arzad Alam Kherani, Anirban Mahanti


Mesh Networks

Optimal Placement of Mesh Points in Wireless Mesh Networks.

Suk Yu Hui, Kai-Hau Yeung, Kin Yeung Wong


A Distributed Channel Access Scheduling Scheme with Clean-Air Spatial Reuse for Wireless Mesh Networks.

Yuan-Chieh Lin, Shun-Wen Hsiao, Li-Ping Tung, Yeali S. Sun, Meng Chang Chen


A Unified Service Discovery Architecture for Wireless Mesh Networks.

Martin Krebs, Karl-Heinz Krempels, Markus Kucay


Mixed Networks

Using Predictive Triggers to Improve Handover Performance in Mixed Networks.

Huaiyu Liu, Christian Maciocco, Vijay Kesavan


Medium Access Cooperations for Improving VoIP Capacity over Hybrid 802.16/802.11 Cognitive Radio Networks.

Deyun Gao, Jianfei Cai, Chuan Heng Foh



ERA: Effective Rate Adaptation for WLANs.

Saad Biaz, Shaoen Wu


On the Probability of Finding Non-interfering Paths in Wireless Multihop Networks.

Sonia Waharte, Raouf Boutaba


Multi-commodity Flow Problem for Multi-hop Wireless Networks with Realistic Smart Antenna Model.

Osama Bazan, Muhammad Jaseemuddin


Evolutionary Power Control Games in Wireless Networks.

Eitan Altman, Rachid El Azouzi, Yezekael Hayel, Hamidou Tembine