WWIC 2009 Final Program

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

08:00 – 08:30


08:30 – 08:45

WWIC and eMobility 2009 opening

08:45 – 16:15

ERCIM eMobility Workshop 2009

16.30 – 17.00

Transfer to Grolsch brewery

17.00 – 18:30

Welcome reception at Grolsch brewery

Thursday, May 28, 2009

09:00 – 10:00

WWIC Keynote presentation

Controlling Wireless Access Networks:
Flexibility, Reliability, and Incentives

Vasilios Siris
(Athens University of Economics and Business / FORTH-ICS, Greece)

10:00 – 11:00

ERCIM eMobility Workshop 2009 (cont’d)

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 – 12:30

WWIC Invited presentation

Massive, Ubiquitous, Intelligent Computing at the Edges of the Internet - From Information to Inspiration
Hans Appel
(Hanzehogeschool Groningen / Sun Microsystems, Netherlands)

12:30 – 14:00


14:00 – 15:30

WWIC Session 1: Energy Efficient WSN Design
(Chairman: Torsten Braun, University of Bern, Switzerland)

A Novel MAC Protocol for Event-based Wireless Sensor Networks: Improving the Collective QoS, Cristina Cano, Boris Bellalta, Jaume Barceló, and Anna Sfairopoulou (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain)

Implicit Sleep Mode Determination in Power Management of Event-driven Deeply Embedded Systems, André Sieber, Karsten Walther, Stefan Nürnberger, and Jörg Nolte (BTU Cottbus, Germany)

On Prolonging Sensor Node Gateway Lifetime by Adapting its Duty Cycle, Marcin Brzozowski and Peter Langendoerfer (IHP GmbH, Germany)

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee break

16:00 – 17:30

WWIC Session 2: Routing and Transport Protocols for WSNs
(Chairman: Evgeny Osipov, Luleå University of Technology, Sweden)

Routing & Aggregation Strategies for Contour Map Applications in Sensor Networks, Shoudong Zou, Ioanis Nikolaidis, and Janelle Harms (University of Alberta, Canada)

Path-Based Reputation System for MANET Routing, Ji Li, Teng-Sheng Moh, and Melody Moh (San Jose State University, USA)

Hop-to-Hop Reliability in IP-based Wireless Sensor Networks - a Cross-Layer Approach, Gerald Wagenknecht, Markus Anwander, and Torsten Braun (University of Bern, Switzerland)


Conference Dinner

Friday, May 29, 2009

09:00 – 10:00

WWIC Invited presentation

Self-organisation in future mobile cellular networks,
Remco Litjens
(TNO ICT, Netherlands)

10:00 – 10:30

Coffee break

10:30 – 12:00

WWIC Session 3: Security & Protocol Design
(Chairman: Vasilios Siris, Athens University of Economics and Business / FORTH-ICS, Greece)

A Scalable Security Framework for Reliable AmI Applications Based on Untrusted Sensors, José Moya, Juan Carlos Vallejo, Pedro Malagón, Álvaro Araujo, Juan-Mariano de Goyeneche, and Octavio Nieto-Taladriz (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain)

The Quest for Mobility Model to Analyse Security in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks, Mauro Conti (Università di Roma Sapienzas, Italy), Roberto Di Pietro (Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain), Andrea Gabrielli, Luigi Vincenzo Mancini, and Alessandro Mei (Università di Roma Sapienzas, Italy)

RDTN: An Agile DTN Research Platform and Bundle Protocol Agent, Janico Greifenberg (Dampsoft GmbH, Germany) and Dirk Kutsche (NEC Laboratories Europe, Germany)

12:00 – 13:00


13:00 – 15:00

WWIC Session 4: Mobility & Handover Management
(Chairman: Mortaza Bargh, Novay, Netherlands)

Realization Aspects of Multi-Radio Management Based on IEEE 802.21, Christian Mueller (Universität Stuttgart, Germany), Harald Eckhardt, and Rolf Sigle (Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs, Germany)

Seamless Mobility of Senders Transmitting Multi-User Sessions over Heterogeneous Networks, Luis Veloso, Eduardo Cerqueira (University of Coimbra, Portugal), Paulo Mendes (INESC Porto, Portugal), and Edmundo Monteiro (University of Coimbra, Portugal)

An Adaptive Optimised RTO Algorithm for Multi-Homed Wireless Environments, Sheila Fallon, Paul Jacob, Yuansong Qiao (Athlone Institute of Technology, Ireland), and Liam Murphy (University College Dublin, Ireland)

Handover Incentives for WLANs with Overlapping Coverage, Xenofon Fafoutis and Vasilios Siris (FORTH, Greece)

15:00 – 15:15