International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Communications

ICWMC 2006

July 29-31, 2006 - Bucharest, Romania
Hotel IBIS Palatul Parlamentului

Preliminary Program


This information is only for those of you who have booked a shuttle via the registration form
Upon your arrival at the Bucharest International Airport (OTP), look for a shuttle representative with the sign reading:
ICWMC 2006 / ICCGI 2006
Identify yourself by your name.The shuttle representative bring you to the hotel.
Like in all international airports, for the enjoyment of your stay, please keep your belongings with yourself at all times.

July 28, 2006

15:00 - 17:00



18:00 - 19:00

Reception Cocktail

July 29, 2006

08:30 - 08:45

Opening Address

Prof. Dr. Ecaterina Andronescu, Rector, University 'Politehnica" of Bucharest
Prof. Dr. Florin Gheorghe Filip, Vice-President, Romanian Academy
Prof. Dr. Nicolae Tapus, Chairman, IEEE Romania // University 'Politehnica" of Bucharest
Prof. Dr. Eugen Borcoci, ICCGI/ICWMC co-Chair // University 'Politehnica" of Bucharest
Prof. Dr. Petre Dini,  ICCGI/ICWMC co-Chair // Cisco Systems, Inc. // Concordia University

08:45 - 10:15

  Invited speaker

Making mobile computing systems intelligent through multilayer context-awareness
Prof. Dr. Arkady Zaslavsky, Monash University, Australia

10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:15

Sensors I

Radio Comm

Mgmt & Performance III

12:15 - 13:45

Lunch on your own

13:45 - 15:30

Sensors II

Mgmt & Performance I

Mobile / Ad Hoc I

15:30 - 15:45

Coffee Break

15:45 - 17:30

Wireless LAN/PAN

Mgmt & Performance II

Mobile / Ad Hoc II

July 30, 2006

08:30 - 10:15

Invited speaker

Multicast Protocols and Applications
Prof. Dr. Eugen Borcoci, "Politehnica" University of Bucharest

10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:15

Mobile / Ad Hoc III

Emerg Wireless Tech II

Wireless Comm / Mobil I

12:15 - 13:45

Lunch on your own

13:45 - 15:30

Integrated Network and Application QoS for GRID Applications

Moderator: Prof Dr. Petre Dini, Cisco Systems, USA

Prof. Dr. Felicia Ionescu, "Politehnica" University of Bucharest
Prof. Dr. Josef Noll, UniK/Telenor R&D
Prof. Dr. Dana Petcu, Western University of Timisoara
Dr. Reda Reda, Siemens Communications
Dumitru Roman, DERI
Prof. Dr. Nicolae Tapus, IEEE Romania // "Politehnica" University of Bucharest

15:30 - 15:45

Coffee Break

15:45 - 17:30

Emerg Wireless Tech I

Emerg Wireless Tech III

Wireless COmm / Mobil II


18:00 - 19:00

Kick-off meeting: IARIA Workgroup on Mobile Communications

July 31, 2006

08:30 - 10:15

Coding/Moulation/Interf |



10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:15

Coding/Moulation/Interf |I

Special topics


12:15 - 13:45

Lunch on your own

13:45 - 15:30

Tutorial: Introduction to IPv6 Deployment - part 1

by: Gunter Van de Velde, Ciprian Popoviciu, Wim Verrydt, and Thanassis Liakopoulos

Attendance to this tutorial is free of charge

15:30 - 15:45

Coffee Break

15:45 - 17:30

Tutorial: Introduction to IPv6 Deployment - part 2

by: Gunter Van de Velde, Ciprian Popoviciu, Wim Verrydt, and Thanassis Liakopoulos

Attendance to this tutorial is free of charge

17:30 - 17:45

Closing session


19:00 - 23:00

ICWMC and ICCGI Gala Dinner

August 1, 2006

08:30 - 08:45

Opening Address

08:45 - 9:30

  Invited speaker

Prof. Dr. Vassilis Maglaris, National Technical University of Athens

09:30 - 10:15

Industrial Presentations

Rethink the Wireless World with Freescale
Radu Preda, Freescale Inc.

10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:15

Special topics


Industrial Syst. II

12:15 - 13:45

Lunch on your own

13:45 - 15:30


Software Dev.

Internet & Web

15:30 - 15:45

Coffee Break

15:45 - 17:30


Industrial Syst. I

Knowledge & Context I


18:00 - 19:00

Kick-off meeting: IARIA Workgroup on Context Aware Knowledge Virtualization

August 2, 2006

08:30 - 9:20

Invited Speaker

Spoken Language Technology
Prof. Dr. Corneliu Burileanu, Universiry "Politehnica" of Bucharest

09:20 - 10:15

Invited Speaker

Towards Ambient Networks
Prof. Alex Galis, University College London

10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:15

Knowledge & Context II

Network Tech. II


12:15 - 13:45

Lunch on your own

13:45 - 15:30


Security I


15:30 - 15:45

Coffee Break

15:45 - 17:30

Network tech. I

Security II

(free of charge)

Fixed Mobile Convergence: Architectures, Solutions, Services
Joseph Ghetie, Telcordia Technologies

17:30 - 17:45

Closing session

August 3, 2006

08:00 - 18:00

Dracula’s Castle Trip (Bran/Peles/Brasov)
Preferred registration is via the registration form.
Registration during conference is also available.


ICWMC 2006

ICWMC1: Sensors I
Session chair: Wei-Tong Wang

Density Control without Location Information in Wireless Sensor Networks
Wei-Tong Wang, Kuo-Feng Ssu

A Lightweight Localization Scheme in Wireless Sensor Networks
Wen-Hwa Liao, Yu-Chee Lee

Grid Sensor/Actuator Network Architecture
Salvatore Flavio Pileggi, Carlos E. Palau Salvador, Manuel Esteve

On Increasing Energy Conservation for Wireless Sensor Networks
P. Koutsakis

An Adaptive Location Service for Wireless Sensor Networks with Mobile Sinks
Han Bing, Dongliang Xie, Le Tian, Biao Ren, Shiduan Cheng

ICWMC2: Sensors II
Session chair: Tzu-Ting Wu

A Dependable Multipath Routing Protocol in Wireless Sensor Networks
Kuo-Feng Ssu, Tzu-Ting Wu, Shih-Kang Huang, Hewijin Christine Jiau

A Energy Efficient Clustering Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Networks
Henoc Soude, Jean Mehat

VirtuS: a configurable layer for post-deployment adaptation of sensor networks
Paolo Corsini, Paolo Masci, Alessio Vecchio

Base Station Assisted Hierarchical Cluster-Based Routing
Sajid Hussain, Abdul W. Matin

ICWMC3: Wireless LAN/PAN
Session chair: Juan-Carlos Cano

Adaptive EDCA Algorithm Using Video Prediction
Huabing Liu, Yun Zhao

Energy-Efficient Range Assignment in Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks
Mihaela Cardei, Mohammad O. Pervaiz, Ionut Cardei

A Fuzzy Set Theory Based Method to Discover Transmissions in WPAN
Lennart Isaksson, Markus Fiedler, Elisabeth Rakus-Andersson

Power Characterization of a Bluetooth-based Wireless Node for Ubiquitous Computing
Juan-Carlos Cano, Jose-Manuel Cano, Eva Gonzalez, Carlos Calafate, Pietro Manzoni

Analysis of IEEE 802.11E Standard in Terms of Real Time Application Requirements
Dariusz Koscielnik

ICWMC4: Radio Comm
Session chair: Fan Zhang

The Influence of the Rectified Wave on the Usability of Six-Port-Based Mobile Receivers
Marko Mailand, Raik Richter, Hans-Joachim Jentschel

A New Efficient Scheme for the Allocation of Satellite Bandwidth Based on Videoconference Traffic Estimation
P. Koutsakis

A novel logarithmic envelope scheme for doppler shift estimation in mobile communication systems
Xu Xiaojian, Sui Dan, Hu Hanying

Future Hybrid Cellular-Broadcasting Systems for Multimedia Multicasting
Aurelian Bria

Scalability of UWB Cognitive Radio Networks with Interference Constraint
Fan Zhang, Guangxi Zhu, Xiaoyun Kang

ICWMC5: Management and Performance I
Session chair: Jose  Brito

Throughput Analysis of Random Access Channel of the UMTS System
Ramon Dornelas Soares, Jose Marcos Camara Brito

A SCAlable Multimedia Multicast protocol for Emergency System (SCAMMES)
Kavi Kumar Khedo, Paramasiven Appavoo

Performance boost with Pico-cells in a unified micro-cellular network
Phan Thanh Hoa, Takahiko Yamada

Defining the Main Factors of Quality of Service in Mobile Telephony
Angelos Amanatiadis, Konstantinos Drakatos, Loukas Tsironis, Vassilis Moustakis

ICWMC6: Management and Performance II
Session chair: Eugen Borcoci

Implementation and Evaluation of TCP Enhancements over Satellite Links
A. Politis, A. Manitsaris, I. Mavridis

Effectiveness of Database Connections on Query Retrieval Time of Mobile Devices
Berk elebi, Yiltan Bitirim, Arif Akkeles

MPLS QoS through Wide Area Subsystems
Mario Marchese, Maurizio Mongelli, Alessandro Garibbo

Performance analysis of the IEEE 802.11 DCF with imperfect radio conditions
A. Samhat, Z. Altman, B. Fourestie

ICWMC7: Management and Performance III
Session chair: Idil Candan

Performance Analysis of a Time-Threshold Based Multi-Guard Bandwidth Allocation Scheme in Cellular Networks
Muhammed Salamah, Idil Candan

Development and Evaluation of a Fuzzy Inference Engine System to Incorporate Quality of Service in IEEE 802.11 Medium Access Protocol
Mohammad Saraireh, Reza Saatchi, Samir Al-khayatt, Rebecca Strachan

Buffered Call Admission Control Strategies for Wireless Multimedia Networks
Dervis Z. Deniz, Nagla O. Mohamed

Label Switch Path with guaranteed Quality of Service in Mobile Ad Hoc Network
Mehwish Jabeen, Shoab A. Khan

Recovery in Mobile Database Systems
Ruchika Dua, Saurabh Bhandari

ICWMC8: Mobile / Ad Hoc I
Session chair: Erik Kuiper

Mobility Models for UAV Group Reconnaissance Applications
Erik Kuiper, Simin Nadjm-Tehrani

Resource-Aware Service Architecture for Mobile Services in Wireless Sensor Networks
Jan Blumenthal, Dirk Timmermann

Intra-System Mobility Evaluation for Different Wireless Technologies
Emanuel Puschita, Tudor Palade, Florin Sandu

A Secure and Efficient Link State Routing Protocol for Ad Hoc Networks
Lin Chen, Jean Leneutre

Comparative study of phase jitter models for uplink MC-CDMA and uplink MC-DS-CDMA
Nabila Soudani, Ridha Bouallegue

ICWMC9: Mobile / Ad Hoc II
Session chair: Jacobus Ophoff

GPS-Free Geocasting Algorithms in Mobile Ad hoc Networks
Romain Mellier, Jean Frdric Myoupo, Idrissa Sow

A Weighted Clustering Algorithm For Mobile Ad Hoc Networks With Non Unique Weights
Romain Mellier, Jean-Frederic Myoupo

Behavior of TCP algorithms on ad hoc networks based on different routing protocols(MANETs) and propagation models
Mohamed Yahia, Jozsef Biro

Integration of Mobile Ad Hoc Networks into the Internet without Dedicated Gateways
Alicia Trivio-Cabrera, Eduardo Casilari-Prez, Francisco J. Gonzlez-Caete

Privacy-enhancing Call Management in an IP-based Infrastructure
Ophoff Jacobus, Reinhard Botha

ICWMC10: Mobile / Ad Hoc III
Session chair: Naoki Wakamiya

An Ant-based Routing Protocol using Unidirectional Links for Heterogeneous Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks
Taro Maekawa, Harumasa Tada, Naoki Wakamiya, Makoto Imase and Masayuki Murata

Localized Tree Change Multicast Protocol for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks
T.Srinivasan, R.Chandrasekar, Vivek Vijaykumar, V. Mahadevan, A Meyyappan, A. Manikandan

Energy Saving and Connectivity Factor Tradeoff by Adaptive Transmission Range in 802.11g MANETs
Fatiha Djemili Tolba, Damien Magoni, Pascal Lorenz

Transmission Scheduling in Packet Radio Networks
Zbigniew Walczak, Jacek M. Wojciechowski

ICWMC11: Emerging Wireless Technologies I
Session chair: Anurag Jain

SIM Application Toolkit - Protocol Conformance and Implementation Challenges
Shikha Jain, Anurag Jain

An Envelope ACF based Iterative Doppler shift estimator in Mobile Communication Systems
Hua Jingyu, Hua Han, Li Jin, You Xiaohu

Performance Analysis of Multihop Inter-Vehicle Communications with Two-Relay Collaboration
Xu Xiaojian, Meng Qingmin, Hu Hanying

Node Synchronization in Wireless Sensor Networks Jagoba Arias, Eduardo Santos, Itziar Marin, Jaime Jimenez, Jesus Lazaro, Aitzol Zuloaga

ICWMC12: Emerging Wireless Technologies II
Session chair: Reda Reda

Time Reversal Space-Time Block Coding for FWA Systems
Pei Xiao, Rolando Carrasco

Alternative Pair-wise Key Exchange Protocols (IEEE 802.11i) in Wireless LANs
N .Manivannan, P.Neelameham

A Rate Adaptive Hybrid MAC Protocol for Wireless Cellular Networks
Zhijun Wang, Umapathi Mani, Hao Che

Logic DTM for Device-Independent Web Adaptive Interaction In Mobile Environment
Aimin Liang, Xiaohu Zhang, Suwei Gu

ICWMC13: Emerging Wireless Technologies III
Session chair: Reda Reda

802.11 Mac Anomaly Mitigation Proposal Using SNR To Control Backoff Contention Window
O. C. Branquinho, N. Reggiani, D. M. Ferreira

A Coverage Analysis of Amplify-and-Forward Relaying Schemes in Outdoors Urban Environment
Bogdan Timus

An improved method for Doppler shift estimation in CP-SCBT Mobile Communication Systems
Hua Jingyu, Li Jin, Hua Han, You Xiaohu

Modifying Slots in Test Vectors to Validate Decoders of a Train Network
Jaime Jimenez, Iker Hoyos, Jagoba Arias, Armando Astarloa, Jose L. Martin

ICWMC14: Wireless Communications / Mobility I
Session chair: Christer Ahlund

An Adaptive Near-far Resistant Single-user Channel Estimation Algorithm for Multipath Fading DS-CDMA Systems
Ahmet Rizaner, Hasan Amca, Kadri Hacioglu, Ali H. Ulusoy, Ansgar Scherb

Design and Evaluation of eTIMIP - Overlay Micro-Mobility Architecture based on TIMIP
Pedro Vale Estrela, Teresa Maria Vazo, Mrio Serafim Nunes

Receiver Space Diversity in the Context of Adaptive Techniques
Ligia Chira, Tudor Palade

SEMO: A Policy-based system for Handovers in Heterogeneous Networks
Gustaf Nyberg, Christer Ahlund, Tomas Rojmyr

ICWMC15: Wireless Communications / Mobility II
Session chair: Issam Jabri

A Proposal Approach for Load Distribution and Resources Sharing in IEEE 802.11 Networks
Issam Jabri, Adel Soudani, Nicolas Krommenacker, Thierry Divoux

What & When: Distributing Content in Opportunistic Networks
Thabotharan Kathiravelu, Arnold Pears

Adaptive assignment scheme for OVSF codes in WCDMA
Davinder S. Saini, Sunil V. Bhooshan

ICWMC16: Coding/Modulation/Interference I
Session chair: Silviu Ciochina

A low-complexity stopping criterion for the decoder of parallel concatenated LDPC codes
Xu Xiaojian, Li Jin, Hu Hanying

A New Frequency Offset Estimation Algorithm for TD-SCDMA System over Frequency Selective Channels
Chen Xing, Wu Weiling

Blind Minimum Mean Squared Error (MMSE) Multiuser Detection with Reliable Subspace Estimation (RSE)
D. Wang, M. A. Imran

ICWMC17: Coding/Modulation/Interference II
Session chair: Jose Panaro

Rician K Factor Estimation for Wireless Communication Systems
Athanasios Doukas, Grigorios Kalivas

Gradient Subspace Method for Tracking Real-Valued Sinusoidal Carriers
Stefan Slavnicu, Silviu Ciochina

Simplified Soft-Output Demapper for Bit-Interleaved Coded Orthogonal Modulation
Jos Santo G. Panaro

ICWMC18: Services
Session chair: Matthias Witt

PosArc: A Layered Architecture for Development of Seamless Positioning System
Kavi Kumar Khedo, Danraz Meetoo

VideoMsg: A Wireless Video Distribution System
Kavi Kumar Khedo, Denis Leung Pah Hang

Mobile Terminal Capability Management for Service Enabling
Jun Ma, Jianxin Liao, Xiaomin Zhu, Chun Wang

A Novel Method for the Short Message or Multimedia Message Synchronization
Yuting Zhang, Jianxin Liao, Tieying Zhang, Xiaomin Zhu

The Impact of Location Errors on Geographic Routing in Sensor Networks
Matthias Witt, Volker Turau

Admittance Services through Mobile Phone Short Messages
Josef Noll, Juan Carlos Lopez Calvet, Kjell Myksvoll

ICWMC19: Mobility
Session chair: Fatma Tansu

A predictive handoff approach for Mobile IP
Da-Wei Zhang, Yi Yao

Smooth Handoff Based on Virtual Interface in Wireless Network
Zhao Li, Ke Xu, Jianping Wu

On The Vertical Handoff Performance for Interworking between Microcellular and Macrocellular Networks
Muhammed Salamah, Fatma Tansu

Centralized Mobility Prediction Support in a Hierarchical Architecture
Mazen Tlais, Frederic Weis

Optimized Macro Mobility within the 3GPP IP Multimedia Subsystem
Kim Lynggaard Larsen, Erling Vestergaard Matthiesen, Hans-Peter
Schwefel, Gerhard Kuhn

Comparative Performance Analysis of Domain Name based Location Management
Abu S. Reaz, Mohammed Atiquzzaman

ICWMC20: Special topics
Session chair: Christer Ahlund

An Overview of MAC Protocols with Directional Antennas in Wireless ad hoc Networks
Hongning Dai, Kam-Wing Ng, Min-You Wu

Compact Wireless Devices with Defected-Ground Structures
M. G. Banciu, N. Militaru, C. A. Dutu, L. Trupina, G. Lojewski

Field Trials with Wireless Sensor Networks: Issues and Remedies
Volker Turau, Matthias Witt, Marcus Venzke

A Distributed Trust Diffusion Protocol for Ad Hoc Networks
Michel Morvan, Sylvain Sene

Compact and Power Conscious Private-key cryptosystem for Wireless devices
Jalel Rejeb

ICCGI 2006

Session chair: Vilmos Bilicki

6TO4 vs. TunnelBrokers
Carlos Friaas, Miguel Baptista, Mnica Domingues, Paulo Ferreira

SHISA: IPv6 Mobility Framework for BSD Operating Systems
Keiichi Shima, Ryuji Wakikawa, Koshiro Mitsuya, Tsuyoshi Momose, Keisuke Uehara

Testing and verifying an IPv6 based multicast network
Vilmos Bilicki

Study of IPv6 Multicast Deployment in MPLS Networks
Wim Verrydt, Ciprian Popoviciu

IPv6 as a Practical Solution to Network Management Challenges
Ciprian Popoviciu, Petre Dini

Session chair: Georgios Koutepas

Bulk Transfer Capacity Estimation in IPv6 Networks
Robert Gardner, Francisco Garcia

QoS and IPv6 Infrastructure for Industrial Control Applications
Ramona Marfievici, Gheorghe Sebestyen, Anca Pop-Bidian

A Monitoring Approach for Safe IPv6 Renumbering
Frederic Beck, Isabelle Chrisment, Olivier Festor

Determinants of IP Version 6 Adoption
Anat Hovav, Yoo Jung Kim

An Approach for the Administration and Security of IPv6 Transition Mechanisms: An SNMP MIB for 6to4
Georgios Koutepas, Athanasios Douitsis, Demetris Philippides, Vasilis Maglaris

ICCGI1: Special Topics
Session chair: Cornel Resteanu

Multi-Attribute Decision Making E-Course
Cornel Resteanu, Marius Somodi, Bogdan Alexe

Eye Location Under Various Illumination Conditions
Geng Du, Fei Su, Anni Cai

The state of e-Government and e-Participation in European Regions
Eugenio Fernandez, Gonzalo Arevalo, Jesus Alberto Messias de la Cerda

Using mixed VR/AR technologies in education
Dorin Mircea Popovici, Luca-Dan Serbanati

Content-Based Image Query on Color Feature in the Image Databases Obtained from DICOM Files
Liana Stanescu, Dumitru Dan Burdescu, Anca Ion, Marius Brezovan

Numerical computation and approximation of the locations and amplitudes of the extrema of (sinx)/x
Jean Le Bihan

ICCGI2: Mobility and Multimedia
Session chair: Ciprian Popovici

Using Communication Genre for seaching with Small Display Devices
Carlos Costa, Manuela Aparicio

Delivery Context Access for Mobile Browsing
Sailesh Sathish, Olli Pettay

Peer-to-Peer Platform for Anytime / Anywhere Connectivity in Educational Environments

A Network-aware Scalable Video Congestion Control Mechanism in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks
Fan Yinglei, Su Fang, Xu Huimin

ICCGI3: Services
Session chair: Sorin M. Iacob

Service-aware Overlay Adaptation in Ambient Networks
Lawrence Cheng, Kerry Jean, Roel Ocampo, Alex Galis

Layering Model and Fault Detection Algorithm for Internet Services
Xiaohui Huang, Shihong Zou, Wendong Wang, Shiduan Cheng

Key Issues in the Optimization of Runtime Processes for Dynamic Provisioning of Ubiquitous Services
Sorin M. Iacob, Mortaza S. Bargh

ICCGI4: Computation
Session chair: Jiang Guorui

Formal Models of Appeal and Its Evaluation in Argumentation-based Negotiation of Agent
Wu Jinghua, Jiang Guorui, Huang Tiyun

Learning decision trees with Genetic Programming
Wing-Ho Shum, Kwong-Sak Leung, Man-Leung Wong

Complex vs. Intensive in Parallel Computation
Mihaela Malita, George Stefan, Marius Stoian

Towards a Flexible Middleware for Autonomous Integrated Management Applications
Mehdi Kessis, Pascal Dechamboux, Claudia Roncancio, Therry Coupaye, Alexandre Lefebvre

ICCGI5: Software Development
Session chair: Hector Barbosa

An Authoring Tool for Adaptive Assessment Items
Hctor Barbosa Len, Francisco Garca Pealvo

MetaCET: An Object Oriented Tool for Language Design
Francisco Gortzar, Micael Gallego, Abraham Duarte

Toward a Concern-Oriented Analysis Method for Enterprise Information Systems
Crenguta Bogdan, Luca Dan Serbnati

Implementing Logic Wrappers Using XSLT Stylesheets
Amelia Badica, Costin Badica, Elvira Popescu

ICCGI6: Industrial Systems I
Session chair: Leila Ismail

Design and Implementation of an Instructional Foundation Fieldbus-based Pilot Plant
Javad Karami, Karim Salahshoor

Integrated approach for optimizing service level and reproduction point under stochastic demand
Zhao Yong-quan, Lu Li-bin, Fang Shu-fen

Performance Monitoring and Visualization of Large-Sized and Multi-Threaded Applications with the Paje Framework
Mehdi Kessis, Jean-Marc Vincent

Connection Migration Mechanisms in a Cluster Environment
Leila Ismail

ICCGI7: Industrial Systems II
Session chair: Hendrik Decker

SmartWellOnto: An Ontology for Smart Wells
Mihaela M. Oprea Mariea Marcu Mihai Pascu Coloja

Performing Verification and Validation for KT-OSS Development
Dae-Woo Kim, Hyun-Min Lim, Sang-Kon Lee

Toward Reconciling Availability, Consistency and Integrity in Replicated Information Systems
H. Decker, F.D. Munoz-Escoi, J.E. Armendariz-Inigo

Coupling Latency Time to the Throughput Performance Analysis on Wireless CAN
Sofiene DRIDI, Bechir GOUISSEM, Salem HASNAOUI, Houria REZIG

ICCGI8: Internet and web
Session chair: Mikio Kataoka

Distributed Cache System for Large-Scale Networks
Mikio Kataoka, Hideki Okita, Junji Yamamoto, Kunihiko Toumura, Toshiaki Suzuki

Between Web and Grid-based Mathematical Services
Dana Petcu

BitTorrent Traffic Characteristics
David Erman, Dragos Ilie and Adrian Popescu

A Semantically-enhanced Component-based Architecture for Software Composition
Juan Miguel Gomez, Sung-Kook Han, Ioan Toma, Brahmananda Sapkota, Angel Garcia-Crespo

ICCGI9: Knowledge and context I
Session chair: Alex Galis 

Support Vector Machines Optimization - An Income Prediction Study
Alina Lazar, Robert Zaremba

Context Provisioning for Future Service Environments
Dana Pavel, Dirk Trossen

Contextualisation of Management Overlays in Ambient Networks
Kerry Jean, Lawrence Cheng, Roel Ocampo, Alex Galis

ICCGI10: Knowledge and context II
Session chair: Constantin Paleologu

Low Dynamics RLSL Adaptive Algorithm Using A Priori Estimation Errors
C. Paleologu , S. Ciochina, A.A. Enescu

Naive Bayes Web Page Classification with HTML Mark-up Enrichment
Victor Fresno, Raquel Martinez, Soto Montalvo, Arantza Casillas

Context-Aware Mobile Tour Guide
Kaiyu Wan, Vasu Alagar

ICCGI11: Biotechnologies
Session chair: Wanlei Zhou

Local Alignment of DNA Sequences with the Connex Array
Dominique Thiebaut, Gheorghe Stefan, Mihaela Malita

Identifying Transcription Factor Binding Sites in Promoters of Human Genes
Wei Shi, Wanlei Zhou

Information Technology in Health Care Systems: Barriers to Adoption
Stefanos Zenios

ICCGI12: Network technologies I
Session chair: Radu Dragos

Requirements for Next Generation Middleware Implementations
Kavi Kumar Khedo

A New Algorithm for Network Anomaly Detection
Jun Lv, Xing Li

Multiprotocol Label Switching Meta-Frames
Radu Dragos, Martin Collier

Reliable Architecture for Power System Operational Communications
Alessandro Garibbo, Laura Petrolino, Giancarlo Caroti, Francesco Rufino

ICCGI13: Network technologies II
Session chair: Shahbaz Khan

Supplementary Interworking Architecture for Hybrid Data Networks (UMTS-WiMAX)
Shahbaz Khan, Shoaib Khan, Sahibzada Ali Mahmud, Dr. Hamed Al-Raweshidy

An Approach to Optimizations Links Utilization in MPLS Networks
M.K Huerta, X. Hesselbach, R.Fabregat

Research on Symmetric NAT Traversal in P2P applications
Yong Wang, Zhao Lu, Junzhong Gu

Broadband access to university students in Greece
Athanassios Liakopoulos

ATM-ETH Interworking on QUICC Engine(TM)
Tiberiu Petrica, Ovidiu Zanea

ICCGI14: Security I
Session chair: Alexis Guillard

Strengthening Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm To Be More Suitable To Mobile Networks
Komathy K., Narayanasamy P.

Intrusion Detection on Grid
Fang-Yie Leu, Ming-Chang Li, Jia-Chun Lin

DNSSEC Operational Impact and Performance
Alexis Guillard

E-learning: Biometrics as a Security Factor
Kornelije Rabuzin, Miroslav Baca, Mario Sajko

ICCGI15: Security II
Session chair: P J Sandford

An Intrusion Surveillance System to Detect IRC-based DDoS Attacks
Yang Xiang, Wanlei Zhou

An Analytical Model for DDoS Attacks and Defense
Yang Xiang and Wanlei Zhou

A mobile based approach to strong authentication on web
Gianluigi Me, Daniele Pirro, Roberto Sarrecchia

Analysis of SMTP Connection Characteristics for Detecting Spam Relays
PJ Sandford, JM Sandford, DJ Parish


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