Important Dates

Abstract registration (Optional):
Dec 12, 2012 (11:59 PM EST)

Submission Deadline:
Jan 7, 2013 (11:59 PM EST)

Notification of acceptance:
Feb 8, 2013

Camera-ready version:
March 3, 2013

LANMAN Workshop Day:
Apr 10-12, 2013

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A PDF version of this program is also available here.

Wednesday - April 10, 2013

12:00pm - 1:30pmRegistration with Refreshments
1:45pm - 3:00pmKeynote I: Marc Vancoppenolle
3:00pm - 3:30pmCoffee Break
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Session 1: High-Speed and Optical Networking
Session Chair: Walter Colitti, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
  • Toward Predictable Performance in Decision Tree based Packet Classification Algorithms (INVITED)
    Peng He, Gaogang Xie, Laurent Mathy, and Kave Salamatian
  • On the Quality of Selfish Virtual Topology Reconfiguration in IP-over-WDM Networks
    Philip Wette and Holger Karl (University of Paderborn)
  • CAPEX Optimized Routing for Scheduled Traffic in Multi-layer Optical Networks
    Hui Ding (State Key Lab. of Information Photonics and Optical Communications, Beijing Univeristy of Posts and Telecommunications) and Pan Yi and Byrav Ramamurthy (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Nebraska Lincoln)
  • Performance Optimization with Receiver Collisions Avoidance Protocol Analysis for WDM Networks (SHORT)
    Baziana Peristera and Pountourakis Ioannis (National Technical University of Athens)
6:30pm - 9:00pmReception at Royal Conservatory of Brussels

Thursday - April 11, 2013

8:30am - 11:00amRegistration
8:30am - 10:00amKeynote II: Prof. Olivier Bonaventure
10:00am - 10:30amCoffee Break
10:30am - 12:00pm
Session 2: Management
Session Chair: Byrav Ramamurthy, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, USA
  • DistBack: A Low-Overhead Distributed Back-Up Architecture with Snapshot Support (INVITED)
    Thomas Mager and Ernst Biersack (Eurecom)
  • Empirical Evaluation of Energy Saving Margins in Backbone Networks (INVITED)
    Paris Charalampou (National Technical University of Athens), Anastasios Zafeiropoulos, Constantinos Vassilakis, Chrysostomos Tziouvaras, and Vasiliki Giannikopoulou (Greek Research & Technology Network), and Nikolaos Laoutaris (Telefonica I+D, S.A.U.)
  • Real-Time Traffic Classification Based on Statistical Tests for Matching Signatures with Packet Length Distributions
    Miguel Neto, Joao V. Gomes, Mario M. Freire, and Pedro R. M. Inacio (University of Beira Interior)
  • QoS level Estimation for Web Service Composition in an Environmental Assessment System (SHORT)
    Nguyen The Cuong, Niccolo De Caro, Federico Dominguez, Kris Steenhaut, and Abdellah Touhafi (Vrije Universiteit Brussel - Erasmushogeschool Brussel)
12:00pm - 1:30pmLunch
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Session 3: Wireless and Applications
Session Chair: Leo van Biesen, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
  • Application of Entropy of Centrality Measures to Routing in Tactical Wireless Networks (INVITED)
    Vanniarajan Chellappan and Krishna M. Sivalingam (Indian Institute of Technology Madras)
  • A Markovian Model for Assessing the Consistency of Vehicular Storage Systems
    Mauro Femminella and Gianluca Reali (University of Perugia, DIEI) and Walter Colitti and Kris Steenhaut (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, ETRO)
  • Networks as a Tool to Save Energy While Keeping Up General User Comfort in Buildings
    Yann-Michael De Hauwere and Kristof Van Moffaert (Vrije Universiteit Brussel), Paul-Armand Verhaegen (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven), and Ann Nowe (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)
3:00pm - 3:30pmCoffee Break
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Session 4: Datacenter and Flow Networking
Session Chair: Virgil Dobrota, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • Greening Data Center Networks with Flow Preemption and Energy-aware Routing (INVITED)
    Yunfei Shang, Dan Li, and Mingwei Xu (Tsinghua University)
  • Optimizing Data Center Traffic of Online Social Networks
    Lei Jiao (University of Goettingen, Germany), Jun Li (University of Oregon, USA), and Xiaoming Fu (University of Goettingen, Germany)
  • Automatic Bootstrapping of OpenFlow Networks
    Sachin Sharma, Dimitri Staessens, Didier Colle, Mario Pickavet, and Piet Demeester (Ghent University)
  • QoE-aware Resource Provisioning and Adaptation in IMS-based IPTV Using OpenFlow (SHORT)
    Thu-Huong Truong, Nguyen Huu Thanh, and Nguyen Tai Hung (Hanoi University of Science and Technology), Julius Mueller (Technical University Berlin), and Thomas Magedanz (Fraunhofer FOKUS Institute Berlin)
6:30pm - 9:00pmWorkshop Dinner

Friday - April 12, 2013

8:30am - 11:00amRegistration
8:30am - 10:00amKeynote III: Prof. Gianluigi Ferrari
10:00am - 10:30amCoffee Break
10:30am - 12:00pm
Session 5: Sensor Networks
Session Chair: Jacques Tiberghien, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
  • Advanced Caching for Distributing Sensor Data Through Programmable Nodes (INVITED)
    Mauro Femminella, Gianluca Reali, and Dario Valocchi (University of Perugia) and Roberto Francescangeli and Henning Schulzrinne (Columbia University)
  • LuxTraffic: A Collaborative Traffic Sensing System
    Aleksandrina Kovacheva, Raphael Frank, and Thomas Engel (University of Luxembourg)
  • Low-Overhead Time Synchronization for Schedule-Based Multi-Channel Wireless Sensor Networks
    Kieu-Ha Phung (Vrije Universiteit Brussel), Huy Tran (Hanoi University of Science and Technology), Jelmer Tiete and Kris Steenhaut (Vrije Universiteit Brussel), and Lan Tran (Hanoi University of Science and Technology)
  • Reliable and Energy Efficient Cluster-based and Event-driven Routing Scheme for Wireless Sensor Networks (SHORT)
    Thu Ngo-Quynh, Kieu Ha Phung, and Huy Cong Nguyen (Hanoi University of Science and Technology)
13:00pm - 1:30pmLunch
1:30pm - 3:00pmPanel
3:00pm - 3:30pmCoffee Break
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Session 6: Security and WiFi
Session Chair: Nicola Laurenti, University of Padova, Italy
  • Wireless Multi-hop Networks Beyond Capacity (INVITED)
    Adel Aziz (EPFL), Vsevolod (Seva) Shneer (HWU), and Patrick Thiran (EPFL)
  • Random Backoff Control to Thwart Malicious Behavior in WLANs
    Youssef El Hajj Shehadeh and Mohamad Hotait (University of Goettingen), Kifah Tout (EDST, Lebanon), and Dieter Hogrefe (University of Goettingen)
  • On the Security of WLAN Access Points Integrated in 4G/LTE Architectures (INVITED)
    Naim Qachri and Jean-Michel Dricot (Universite Libre de Bruxelles)
5:00pm - 5:15pmClosing Remarks