International Conference on Software Engineering Advances

ICSEA 2006

October 29 - November 3, 2006 - Tahiti, French Polynesia

Preliminary Program


Sunday, October 29

13:00 - 18:00

Early Registration

14:00 - 17:00


Broadband Wireless Access and High-Speed Wireless Data Applications

by Dr. Sanjoy Paul, IEEE Fellow
Rutgers University

Note: Tutorials will be free of charge

download tutorial here (~17Meg .zip file)

18:00 - 20:00

Welcome Cocktail

Monday, October 30

9:00 - 9:15

ICSEA and ICSNC Openig Session

9:15 - 10:15

Keynote Speaker

10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:15

Software Development I

Mobility and Ad Hoc

12:15 - 13:45

Lunch on your own

13:45 - 15:30

Software Development II

High Speed

15:30 - 15:45

Coffee break

15:45 - 17:30

Software development/testing I



17:30 - 18:30

Kick-off meeting: IARIA Workgroup on Software Engineering Advances

Tuesday, October 31

8:30 - 10:15

Software development/testing II

Security I

10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:15

Software development/testing III

Security II

12:15 - 13:45

Lunch on your own

13:45 - 15:30

Advanced Software Mechanisms I

Sensors I

15:30 - 15:45

Coffee break

15:45 - 17:30

Advanced Software Mechanisms II

Education + Policies

Wednesday, November 1

8:30 - 10:15

Advanced Software Mechanisms III

Sensors II

10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:15

Advanced Software Mechanisms IV

Wireless I

12:15 - 13:45

Lunch on your own

13:45 - 15:30

Advanced Software Mechanisms V

Wireless II

15:30 - 15:45

Coffee break

15:45 - 17:30

Advanced Software Mechanisms VI

Wireless III


17:30 - 18:30

Kick-off meeting: IARIA Workgroup on Systems Communications


20:00 - 23:00

ICSEA and ICSNC Gala Dinner

Thursday, November 2

8:30 - 10:15

Open Source

Wireless IV

10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:15

Software performance

Wireless V

12:15 - 13:45

Lunch on your own

13:45 - 15:30

Software Security

Wireless VI

15:30 - 15:45

Coffee break

15:45 - 17:30

Special Applications


17:30 - 17:45

ICSEA and ICSNC Closing Session

Friday, November 3

8:30 - 18:00

Trip to Moorea

Only for those participants who registered via the registration form.
On site registration subject to availability.

One day trip including lunch and snorkeling.


The current program is based on your original submissions, not the camera ready versions. Any changes to the title or authors is reflected on the CD and the IEEE Xplore Digital Library. If any change is needed on the posted program, please send an email request to


ICSEA1 Software Development I
Session chair : Tadashi Ohta

A Two-Year Software Engineering M.Sc. Degree designed under the Bologna Declaration Principles
João Miguel Fernandes, Ricardo J. Machado

Metamodel Matching
Denivaldo Lopes, Slimane Hammoudi, Jose de Souza, Alan Bontempo

Specification Model for Avoiding Miss-detection of Feature Interactions
Sachiko Kawada, Masayuki Shimokura, Tadashi Ohta

A Toolkit for Design and Performance Analysis of Real-Time Component-Based Software Systems
Egor Bondarev

Increasing Software Engineering Efficiency Through Defect Tracking Integration
David Russell, Nilesh Patel

ICSEA2 Software Development II
Session chair : Robert Pellerin

Avoidance of Feature Interactions at Run-time
Daisuke Harada, Hiroaki Fujiwara, Tadashi Ohta

Extracting Simulation Models from Complex Embedded Real-Time Systems
Johan Andersson, Joel Huselius, Christer Norström, Anders Wall

Enforcing Interaction Properties in AOSD-Enabled Systems
Constantin Serban, Shmuel Tyszberowicz

Enterprise Resource Planning Diffusion: Measuring the Impact of Network Exposure and Power
Robert Pellerin, Pierre-Majorique Léger, Gilbert Babin, Kim St-Georges

Extending UML 2.0 for Enterprise Information System Engineering
Mara Nikolaidou

UbiNet: A Generic and Ubiquitous Service Provider Framework
Allan Zhang and Sumi Helal

ICSEA 3 Software development/testing I
Session chair : Sandro Morasca

An Empirical Study of Software Changes in Statoil ASA - Origin, Priority Level and Relation to Component Size
Anita Gupta, Odd Petter Nord Slyngstad, Reidar Conradi, Parastoo Mohagheghi, Harald Rønneberg, Einar Landre

Applicability of IEEE 1219 within Corrective Maintenance
Mira Kajko-Mattsson

A Graph-search Based Approach to BPEL4WS Test Generation
Yuan Yuan, Zhong Jie Li, Wei Sun

On the Assessment of the Mean Failure Frequency of Software in Late Testing
Sandro Morasca

ICSEA 4 Software development/testing II
Session chair : Gordon Fraser

Using Model-Checkers for Mutation-Based Test-Case Generation, Coverage Analysis and Specification Analysis
Gordon Fraser, Franz Wotawa

A Partition-based Approach for XPath Testing
Claudio de la Riva, José García-Fanjul, Javier Tuya

Evaluating behavior correctness of synchronous systems through time to service distribution analysis: tools required
Lydie du Bousquet

Estimating Software Quality with Datamining and Design Laws
Matej Mertik, Gregor Stiglic, Peter Kokol

ICSEA 5 Software development/testing III
Session chair : Sergiu Dascalu

Specification Based Regression Testing Using Explicit State Space Enumeration
Sujit Chakrabarti

Assessing Impacts of Changes to Business Rules through Data Exploration
Suzanne Embury, David Willmor, Lei Dang

DuoTracker: Tool Support for Software Defect Data Collection and Analysis
Sergiu Dascalu, Olusegun Akinwale, Marcel Karam

A Combined Approach for Reachability Analysis
Abdelaziz Guerrouat, Harald Richter

ICSEA6 Advanced Software Mechanisms I
Session chair : Mira Kajko-Mattsson

A Model of Front-End Pre-Change Corrective Testing
Mira Kajko-Mattsson, Stefan Britts

Towards an Identification Framework for Software Drifts: A Case Study
Yutao Ma

SWS-ASE: Leveraging Web Service-based Software Engineering
Christian Reichel, Roy Oberhauser, Ulrich Dinger

Programmable Ad hoc Networks
Daiki Okada, Daisuke Kasamatsu, Norihiko Shinomiya, Tadashi Ohta

A Framework for Reengineering Software Development Methods
Marko Bajec, Rok Rupnik, Marjan Krisper

ICSEA7 Advanced Software Mechanisms II
Session chair : Zakarya Alzamil

A Conceptual Framework for Business Process Engineering: A Case Study
Zeljka Car, Antun Caric, Hrvoje Belani

Efficient energy saving in Wireless Sensor Networks through hierarchical-based clustering
Omar Moussaoui

Application of Computational Redundancy in Dangling Pointers Detection
Zakarya Alzamil

Testing a Network by Inferring Representative State Machines from Network Traces
Nancy Griffeth, Yuri Cantor, Constantinos Djouvas

Application Driven Software Development
Donald Curtis, Teodor Rus

ICSEA8 Advanced Software Mechanisms III
Session chair : Marc Aiguier

An Approach to Domain Ontology-Based Software Component Retrieval
Junmei Sun

Automatic generation of functional programs from CASL specifications
Marc Aiguier, Agnès Arnould, Laurent Fuchs, Thibaud Brunet

Towards Rules and Laws for Software Factories and Evolvability: A Case-Driven Approach
Herwig Mannaert, Jan Verelst, Kris Ven

Defining Agile Software Quality Assurance
Ernest Mnkandla, Barry Dwolatzky

Checking Data Integrity via the UML Class Diagram
Ahmad Alsaadi

ICSEA9 Advanced Software Mechanisms IV
Session chair : Sergiu Dascalu

Generating Proof Obligation to Verify Object-Z Specification
Zhicheng Wen, Huaikou Miao

Software Confederations - An Architecture for Agile Development in the Large
Jaroslav Kral, Michal Zemlicka, Michal Kopecky

Defining the Architectural Design of Frameworks through a Group of Subframeworks Created from Frozen and Hot Spots
Simone Matos, Clovis Fernandes

Modeling Multi-View Software Process with Object Petri Net
Jidong Ge

Using RDL to Facilitate Customization of Variability Points
Toacy Oliveira, Marcilio Mendonça

ICSEA10 Advanced Software Mechanisms V
Session chair : Masashi Ueda

Data Based Application Partitioning and Workload Balance in Distributed Environment
Ming Mao, Xiaohu Yang, Xinyu Wang, Weipeng Shi, Srinivasa Maddineni

Component-based Development Process and Component Lifecycle
Ivica Crnkovic, Michel Chaudron, Stig Larsson

On Describing, Analyzing, and Executing Complex Behavior of Services in Service Oriented Computing
Dumitru Roman, Ioan Toma

A model of open source software style R&D on business
Masashi Ueda

Performance Model Interchange Format: Semantic Validation
Catalina M. Lladó, Connie U. Smith

ICSEA11 Advanced Software Mechanisms VI
Session chair : Semih Cetin

An Architectural Modeling Approach with Symmetric Alignment of Multiple Concern Spaces
Semih Cetin, Ilker Altintas, Cevat Sener

Using Styles to Improve the Architectural Views Design
Rogelio Limon Cordero, Isidro Ramos Salavert

Specification of Software Component Requirements Using the Trace Function Method
Colm Quinn, Sergiy Vilkomir, David Parnas, Srdjan Kostic

Design and Implementation of Chronological Web Server for Web-based Applications
Shann-Chiuen Wu, Tzao-Lin Lee

ICSEA12 Open Source
Session chair : Juha Jarvensivu

Evaluation Framework for Open Source Software Maintenance
Timo Koponen

Exploring the Maintenance Process through the Defect Management in the Open Source Projects - Four Case Studies
Heli Lintula, Timo Koponen, Virpi Hotti

RaSOSS - Remote analysis System for Open Source Software
Timo Koponen

Developing an Open Source Integrated Development Environment for a Mobile Device
Juha Järvensivu, Mikko Kuusipalo, Pekka Reijula, Matti Kosola, Tommi Mikkonen

ICSEA13 Software performance
Session chair : Christian del Rosso

The method, the tools and rationales for assessing dynamic memory efficiency in embedded real-time systems in practice
Christian Del Rosso

Efficient Evaluation of CSAN Models by State Space Analysis Methods
Mohammad Abdollahi Azgomi, Ali Movaghar

Modeling and Evaluation of Software Systems with Object Stochastic Activity Networks
Mohammad Abdollahi Azgomi, Ali Movaghar

Performance of MPI parallel applications
Thierry Monteil

ICSEA14 Software Security
Session chair : Christian Emig

Java Object Behavior Modeling and Visualization
Ji Wu, Xiaoxia Jia, Guohuan Li, Yongpo Liu

Analysing Countermeasures Against Privacy-Invasive Software
Martin Boldt, Bengt Carlsson

SOA-aware Authorization Control
Christian Emig, Heiko Schandua, Sebastian Abeck

A Class of Traceability Codes with an Efficient Tracing Algorithm
Yizhou Ma, Chang-hui Choe, Moon Ho Lee

A Remote IDS based on Multi-agent Systems, Web Services and MDA
Mauro Silva, Denivaldo Lopes, Zair Abdelouahab

Template-Based Development of Fault-tolerant Embedded Software
Christian Buckl, Alois Knoll, Gerhard Schrott

High Speed and Reliable Anti-Spam Filter
Jalel Rejeb, Thuy T. Le, Narinder Anand

ICSEA15 Special Applications
Session chair : Emilio Sanchis

New Scheme of Implementing Real-time Linux
Xueyu Hong, Ling Zhang, Jinlong Hu

Architecture of a universal relation data source for web applications with advanced access control and simplified migration
Vit Vrba, Lubomir Cvrk

A Platform for the Development of Spoken Dialog Systems
Emilio Sanchis, David Griol, Luis Hurtado, Encarna Segarra

Reflection: Improving research through knowledge transfer
Andre Oboler, Ian Sommerville, Simon Lock

Adaptive Manufacturing: A real-time simulation-based control system
Robert Pellerin, Hakim Artiba, Benoit Saenz de Ugarte, Khalid Jbaida

ICSNC1 Mobility and Ad Hoc
Session chair : Miae Woo

Energy Aware Topology Management in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks
Shiva Prakash T, Badrinath G S, Venupogal K Rajuk, Patnaik L M

Hybrid Agents for Power-Aware Intrusion Detection in Highly Mobile Ad Hoc Networks
Srinivasan Thanukrishnan, Mahadevan Vasudevan, Meyyappan Annamalai, Manikandan Alagappan, Nivedita Muthusrinivasan

An Enhanced Gnutella for Ad-Hoc Networks
Hyun-Duk Choi, Miae Woo

A New EAAODV Routing Protocol based on Mobile Agent
Chenchen Zhao

The Case of Multi-hop Peer-to-Peer Implementation of Mobile Social Applications
Panayotis Antoniadis, Costas Courcoubetis

Mobile agent communication scheme: an evolving canvas
Fabrice Mourlin, Maamoun Bernichi

ICSNC2 High Speed
Session chair : Homayoun Yiousefi'zadeh

Building High-Performance, Reconfigurable Bandwidth Controllers with Adaptive Clustering
Chien-Hua Chiu, Chin-Yen Lee, Pan-Lung Tsai, Chun-Ying Huang, Chin-Laung Lei

Defending against Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Attacks with Queue Traffic Differentiation over Micro-MPLS-based Wireless Networks
Scott Fowler, Sherali Zeadally

A Neuro-ForecastWater-Filling Scheme of Server Scheduling
Homayoun Yousefi'zadeh

A Two-Phase Distributed Reconfiguration Algorithm for Node Failures in IP-Over-WDM Networks
N. Sreenath, Balaji Palanisamy

Grooming of Multicast Sessions in Sparse Splitting WDM Mesh Networks using Virtual Source Based Trees
N. Sreenath, Balaji Palanisamy, S.R. Nadarajan

Cost Benefit Study of Sparse-Partial Wavelength Conversion Architectures
André Soares, José Maranhão

ICSNC3 Multimedia
Session chair : Moon-Ho Lee

A new approach of data hiding within speech based on Hash and Hilbert Transform
Deng LiXin, Yang Zhen

Active Service Quality Management in ASEMA system
Markus Sihvonen, Johannes Oikarinen, Mikko Nieminen, Tomi Räty

End-to-End Differentiation of Congestion and Wireless Losses using a Fuzzy Arithmetic based on Relative Entropy
Yong Li, Fang Su, Yinglei Fan, Huimin Xu

On the Applicability of Remote Rendering of Networked Virtual Environments on Mobile Devices
Peter Quax, Bjorn Geuns, Tom Jehaes, Wim Lamotte, Gert Vansichem

Euler Hadamard/DFT/DCT Polynomial for Wireless Signal Processing
Moon Ho Lee, Ju Yong Park, Tae Chol Shin

ICSNS4 Security I
Session chair : Reijo Savola

Autonomically Improving the Security and Robustness of
Gerald Kunzmann, Andreas Binzenhoefer

ASASI: An Environment for Addressing Software Application Security Issues
Mehrez Essafi

Towards Requirement and Modeling Driven Security Evaluation
Reijo Savola

Privacy-Invasive Software and Preventive Mechanisms
Martin Boldt, Bengt Carlsson

A Novel Voice Secrecy Communication System
Zongyuan Deng, Zhen Yang

ICSNC5 Security II
Session chair : Miroslav Kutylowski

Verification of Strict Integrity Policy via Petri Nets
Zhao-Li Zhang, Fan Hong, Hai-Jun Xiao

Security Architecture for Web-based Health Insurance Systems
Mücahit Mutlugün, İbrahim Soğukpınar

Confessible Threshold Ring Signatures
Yu-Shian Chen, Chin-Laung Lei, Yu-Peng Chiu, Chun-Ying Huang

Kleptographic Weaknessess in Benaloh-Tuinstra Protocol
Filip Zagorski, Miroslaw Kutylowski, Przemyslaw Kubiak, Piotr Borzecki, Jedrzej Kabarowski

Usage Control Requirements in Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing Applications
Christian Schaefer, Thomas Walter, Alexander Pretschner, Manuel Hilty

ICSNC6 Sensors I
Session chair : Na Wang

Neural Wireless Sensor Networks
Frank Oldewurtel, Petri Mähönen

A Locally Group Key Management with Revocation and Self-healing Capability for Sensor Network
Li Hui, Zheng Yanfei, Chen Kefei, Wen Mi

Application Development in Vision-Enabled Wireless Sensor Networks
Stephan Hengstler, Hamid Aghajan

Topological Hole Detection in Sensor Networks with Cooperative Neighbors
Kun Bi, Naijie Gu, Kun Tu, Wanli Dong, Xiaohu Liu

Probabilistic-Based Energy Aware Routing for Network Lifetime and Source Level Fairness in Wireless Sensor Networks
Na Wang

ICSNC7  Education + Policies
Session chair : Freimut Bodendorf

E-Services for an Electronic Education Market
Freimut Bodendorf

Components for a pervasive information dissemination architecture
Jan Moons, Carlos De Backer, Herwig Mannaert

Remote Screen Recording and Playback
Shann-Chiuen Wu, Tzao-Lin Lee

Jazz Sebastian Bach: A GA System for Music Style Modification
Dimitrios Tzimeas, Eleni Mangina

Forecasting Unstable Policy Enforcement
Javier Baliosian, Ann Devitt

Beyond the Hype: Policies for Military Network Operations
Ritu Chadha

A Multi-Layer Ubiquitous Middleware for Bijective Adaptation between Context and Activity in a Mobile and Collaborative learning
Jihene Malek, Mona Laroussi, Alain Derycke

ICSNC8 Sensors II
Session chair : Ronny Fehling

Security Issues in Wireless Sensor Networks
Tanveer Zia, Albert Zomaya

MAC address assignment in wireless sensor networks: a mixed strategy game approach
Kun Tu, Naijie Gu

Maintaining Coverage by Progressive Crystal-Lattice Permutation in Mobile Wireless Sensor Networks
Pang-Chieh Wang, Ting-Wei Hou, Ruei-Hong Yan

Distributed Event Detection in Sensor Networks
Fernando Martincic, Loren Schwiebert

Tracing and Managing Hazardous Material in Sensor Networks
Ronny Fehling

ICSNC9 Wireless I
Session chair : Karol Molnar

A Novel Blind SNR Estimator Based on the Modified PASTd Algorithm for IF Signals
Dan Sui, Lindong Ge

Accelerating VOD Streaming with Adaptive Proxy-Assisted Scheduling, Caching and Patching
Li Zimu, Qin Shaohua, Wu Jianping

Localization with Power Control in Wireless Sensor Networks
Wen-Hwa Liao

Wireless Broadband Internet Access in Korea
Yoon Ju Lee

Application Programming Interface offering classification services to end-user applications
Karol Molnar

ICSNC10 Wireless II
Session chair : Jong-Hyouk Lee

A Flexible Weight Based Clustering for Ad hoc Networks
Zouhair El-Bazzal

A New Communication Architecture Based on the Spatial Information Field Model
Haibin Liu

XHTML encoding and compression
Sathiamoorthy Manoharan

A Multivariate Adaptive Method for Detecting ARP Anomaly in Local Area Networks
Majid Farahmand, Araah Azarfar, Ayyoob Jafari, Vahid Zargari

A Novel Bargaining Based Dynamic Spectrum Management Scheme in Reconfigurable Systems
Miao Pan, Shuo Liang, Haozhi Xiong, Jie Chen, Guangyi Liu

ICSNC11 Wireless III
Session chair : Jong-Hyouk Lee

Performance Analysis of a Time-Threshold Based Bandwidth Allocation Scheme for Data Calls in Cellular Networks
Idil Candan, Muhammed Salamah

TCP Based Resource Allocation Method for Base Station Diversity System
Katsuhiro Naito, Kazuo Mori, Hideo Kobayashi

Experimental Performance Evaluation of Mobile IPv6 Handovers over Wireless LAN
Jong-Hyouk Lee, Tai-Myoung Chung

Performance Evaluation of Dual Authentication Scheme in Mobile IPv6 Networks
Jong-Hyouk Lee, Tai-Myoung Chung

A ROD based Fuzzy packet loss differentiating algorithm for TCP in the hybrid wired/wireless network
Fang Su, Yinglei Fan, Yong Li, Huimin Xu

ICSNC12 Wireless IV
Session chair : Moon-Ho Lee

Dynamic Cell Coverage Control for Power Saving in IEEE802.16 Mobile Multihop Relay Systems
Changhoi Koo, Warren Pottenger, Yong Woo Chung

Performance Analysis and Evaluation of Bluetooth Networks in Wireless Channel Environment
Jae Sung Roh

Middleware : An Effort Towards Making Mobile Applications Platform Independent
Neeraj Gupta, M.P.S. Bhatia, Vishal Srivastav

An Energy-Efficient Redundant Node Tree Mechanism for Wireless Sensor Networks
Zhang Zhenjiang, Liu Yun

ICNSC13 Wireless V
Session chair : Peter Quax

A Novel Way of Determining the Optimal Location of a Fragment in a DDBS: BGBR
Ashkan Bayati, Pedram Ghodsnia, Reza Baseda, Maseud Rahgozar

Error correcting codes from modified butson-hadamard matrix
Moon Ho Lee, Sergey Stepanov, Xueqin Jiang

Ternary codes from modified hadamard matrices
Moon Ho Lee, Sergey Stepanov

Codes from Generalized Hadamard Matrices
Moon Ho Lee, Sergey Stepanov

ICSNC14 Wireless VI
Session chair : Markus Sihvonen

A Real-Time Study of 802.11b and 802.11g
Victor Clincy

System capacity in OFDMA-based IEEE802.16
Chadi Tarhini

GPSenseCar -A Collision Avoidance Support System Using Real-Time GPS Data in a Mobile Vehicular Network
Roy Chaoming Hsu, Yin-Jun Chen, Ching-Chung Chen

Application Programming Interface offering classification services to end-user applications
Karol Molnar

Trust and Mobility-Based Clustering Algorithm for Secure Mobile Ad hoc Networks
Abderrezak Rachedi and Anderrahim Benslimane


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