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The Fourth International Conference on Models and Ontology-based Design of Protocols, Architectures and Services

MOPAS 2013

April 21 - 26, 2013 - Venice, Italy

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  • Colocated with other events part of NexComm 2013
  • Posters will be presented during the conference
  • A Work in Progress track is available for preliminary work
  • A Research Ideas track is available for ideas in early stages

considering the winter holidays, we are allowing submissions until December 28.

Submission (full paper) Nov 27 December 28, 2012
Notification January 15 January 28, 2013
Registration January 29 February 12, 2013
Camera ready January 29 February 26, 2013

ISBN: 978-1-61208-266-0

Published by IARIA XPS Press

Archived in the free access ThinkMindTM Digital Library
Prints available at Curran Associates, Inc.
Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit extended versions to a IARIA Journal
Articles will be submitted to appropriate indexes.

All tracks/topics are open to both research and industry contributions.


MOT: Models and Ontology-driven Technologies (for the communications system design)
MDA Model-Driven Architecture; MDE Model-Driven Engineering; MDD Model-Driven Development; CIM Computer Independent Models; PIM Platform Independent Models; PSM Platform Specific Models; ODA Ontology Driven Models; Global Models; Modeling methodologies; Fundamentals in theory; Multi-layered models; Models and Ontologies relationships; Multi-models coherences.

MOCS: Models and Ontology-based Communications Services and Protocols
Semantics of Services and Service modeling; Protocol Models and Semantics; Services-to-Services mappings; Services-to-Protocols transformations and translations; Application and Quality of Experience Semantics; MAC Layer Services; Network Layer Services; Transport Layer Services; Middleware Services; Monitoring Services; Adaptive Services; Services and Protocols components; Services and Protocols implementations

MOCA: Models and Ontology-based Cross-layer Services and Architectures Design
Service Design for networks and communicating system architectures; Models and Ontologies based Architectures; Models and Ontologies based Software Frameworks; Composition of Services and Composability rules; Cross-layering services models, components and implementations; Autonomic communications; Multimedia and multicast communications; Delay-tolerant communications; Wireless sensor and ad hoc networks


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