ICNP 2011, the nineteenth IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols, is a conference covering all aspects of network protocols, including design, analysis, specification, verification, implementation, and performance. ICNP 2011 will be held in Vancouver, BC Canada, on October 17-20, 2011

Monday, October 17

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Tuesday, October 18

8:30 - 8:45 AMWelcome from the Chairs
8:45 - 10:00 AM Keynote Talk: Mobile applications, advertising and data. Ravi Jain (Google)
10:30AM - 12:10PMNetwork Design and Routing Protocols
Chair: Timothy Griffin (University of Cambridge)
*Scalable Routing Easy as PIE: a Practical Isometric Embedding Protocol Julien Herzen (EPFL, Switzerland); Cedric Westphal (Docomo Labs USA, USA); Patrick Thiran (EPFL, Switzerland)
*Characterization and Design of Effective BGP AS-PATH Prepending Ying Zhang (Ericsson Research, USA); Mallikarjun Tatipamula (Cisco Systems, Inc., USA)
*Inferring a Network Congestion Map with Zero Traffic Overhead Florin Dinu (Rice University, USA); T. S. Eugene Ng (Rice University, USA)
*Generalized Graph Products for Network Design and Analysis Eric Parsonage (University of Adelaide, Australia); Hung Xuan Nguyen (University of Adelaide, Australia); Rhys Bowden (University of Adelaide, Australia); Simon Knight (University of Adelaide, Australia); Nickolas J Falkner (University of Adelaide & The University of Adelaide, Australia); Matthew Roughan (University of Adelaide, Australia)
1:30 PM - 2:45 PMSensor Networks
Chair: Ben Leong (National University of Singapore)
* Link Quality Aware Code Dissemination in Wireless Sensor Networks
Wei Dong (Zhejiang University, P.R. China); Yunhao Liu (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong); Chao Wang (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, P.R. China); Xue Liu (McGill Univerisity, Canada); Chun Chen (Zhejiang University, P.R. China); Jiajun Bu (Zhejiang University, P.R. China)
*Efficient and Fast Distributed Top-k Query Protocol in Wireless Sensor Networks
Shao-Jie Tang (Illinois Institute of Technology, USA); Xufei Mao (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Xiang-Yang Li (Illinois Institute of Technology, USA)
*Geocast for Wireless Sensor Networks
Rajesh Krishna Panta (AT&T Labs Research, USA); Robert J Hall (AT&T Labs Research, USA); Josh Auzins (AT&T Labs Research, USA); Maria Fernandez Fernandez (AT&T Labs Research, USA)
2:45 PM - 4:00 PMPoster Session
Chairs: Ben Leong, National University of Singapore
        & Wensheng Zhang, Iowa State University
*REPICK: Random Access MAC with Reversed Contention and Piggy-backed ACK
Xiaojun Feng (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong); Jin Zhang (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, P.R. China); Qian Zhang (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong); Bo Li (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong)
*Understanding and Mitigating TCP Starvation in 802.11 Wireless Mesh Networks
Wei Wang (National University of Singapore, Singapore); Ben Leong (National University of Singapore, Singapore); Wei Tsang Ooi (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
*IPv6 Evolution, Stability and Deployment
Xiaoke Jiang (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Jun Bi (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Yangyang Wang (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Zhijie He (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Wei Zhang (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Hongcheng Tian (Tsinghua University, P.R. China)
*TUNIE: A Virtualized Platform for Network Experiment on Programmable Infrastructure
Yong Li (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Li Su (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Depeng Jin (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Lieguang Zeng (Tsinghua University, P.R. China)
*Probabilistic Verification of BGP Convergence
Soroush Haeri (Simon Fraser University, Canada); Dario Krešić (University of Zagreb, Croatia); Ljiljana Trajković (Simon Fraser University, Canada)
*EasyTrace: An Easily-Deployable Light-Weight IP Traceback on an AS-Level Overlay Network
Hongcheng Tian (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Jun Bi (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Wei Zhang (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Xiaoke Jiang (Tsinghua University, P.R. China)
*Gaming Over COPSS: A Content Centric Communication Infrastructure for Gaming Applications
Jiachen Chen (University of Goettingen, Germany); Mayutan Arumaithurai (NEC Europe Ltd., Germany); Xiaoming Fu (University of Goettingen, Germany); K. K. Ramakrishnan (AT&T Labs - Research, USA)
*Real-time Netshuffle: Graph Distortion for On-line Anonymization
Ruma R. Paul (Washington State University, USA); Victor C. Valgenti (Washington State University, USA); Min Sik Kim (Washington State University, USA)
*Striking the Balance Between Content Diversity and Content Importance in Swarm-Based P2P Streaming
Chun-Yuan Chang (National Taiwan University, Taiwan); Cheng-Fu Chou (NTU, Taiwan); Ming-Hung Chen (National Taiwan University, Taiwan)
*AIDR: Aggregation of BGP Routing Table with ASPath Stretch
Yangyang Wang (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Jun Bi (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Jianping Wu (Tsinghua University, P.R. China)
*Self-organizing TDMA for Multihop Networks
Laura Feeney (Swedish Institute of Computer Science & Uppsala University, Sweden)
*OpenRouter: OpenFlow Extension and Implementation Based on a Commercial Router
Tao Feng (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Jun Bi (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Hongyu Hu (Tsinghua University, P.R. China)
4:00 PM - 5:40 PMSecurity and Privacy Protocols
Chair: Ken Calvert (University of Kentucky)
*Network Fault Localization with Small TCB
Xin Zhang (Carnegie Mellon University, USA); Zongwei Zhou (Carnegie Mellon University, USA); Geoff Hasker (Carnegie Mellon University, USA); Adrian Perrig (Carnegie Mellon University, USA); Virgil Gligor (Carnegie Mellon University, USA)
*Privacy-Preserving Cross-Domain Network Reachability Quantification
Fei Chen (Michigan State University, USA); Bruhadeshwar Bezawada (International Institute of Information Technology, India); Alex X. Liu (Michigan State University, USA)
*EphPub: Toward Robust Ephemeral Publishing
Claude Castelluccia (INRIA, France); Emiliano De Cristofaro (University of California, Irvine, USA); Aurelien Francillon (ETH Zurich, Switzerland); Mohamed Ali Kaafar (INRIA, France)
*Efficient Data Capturing for Network Forensics in Cognitive Radio Networks
Shaxun Chen (University of California, Davis, USA); Kai Zeng (University of Michigan - Dearborn, USA); Prasant Mohapatra (University of California, Davis, USA)
7:00 PMBanquet

Wednesday, October 19

8:30 AM - 10:10 AMWireless Networks
Chair: Kai Zeng (University of Michigan)
*What is Wrong/Right with IEEE 802.11N Spatial Multiplexing Power Save Feature?
Ioannis Pefkianakis (UCLA, USA); Chi-Yu Li (UCLA, USA); Songwu Lu (University of California at Los Angeles, USA)
*The Case for Addressing the Limiting Impact of Interference on Wireless Scheduling
Xin Che (Wayne State University, USA); Xi Ju (Wayne State University, USA); Hongwei Zhang (Wayne State University, USA)
*Win-Coupon: An Incentive Framework for 3G Traffic Offloading
Xuejun Zhuo (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Wei Gao (Pennsylvania State University, USA); Guohong Cao (Pennsylvania State University, USA); Yiqi Dai (Tsinghua University, P.R. China)
*Out-of-Band Sensing with ZigBee for Dynamic Channel Assignment in On-the-Move Hotspots
Jaehyuk Choi (University of Michigan, USA); Kang G. Shin (University of Michigan, USA)
10:40AM - 12:00PM Panel Discussion:
TV Band White Spaces: From Research Project to Market Opportunity?
*Paul Garnett (Director Technology Policy, Microsoft)
*Kevin Almeroth (CS Department, UC Santa Barbara)
*Ilkka Niva (Office of the CTO, Nokia)
*Alan Norman (Access Strategy, Google)
1:30 PM - 2:45 PMData Distribution and Streaming
Chair: Teruo Higashino (Osaka University)
*Global Optimization of File Availability Through Replication for Efficient File Sharing in MANETs
Kang Chen (Clemson University, USA); Haiying Shen (Clemson University, USA)
*Contact Duration Aware Data Replication in Delay Tolerant Networks
Xuejun Zhuo (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Qinghua Li (Pennsylvania State University, USA); Wei Gao (Pennsylvania State University, USA); Guohong Cao (Pennsylvania State University, USA); Yiqi Dai (Tsinghua University, P.R. China)
*A Case for Coalitions in Data Swarming Systems
Honggang Zhang (Suffolk University, USA); Sudarshan Vasudevan (Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, USA); Ran Li (Suffolk University, USA); Don Towsley (University of Massachusetts at Amherst, USA)
3:15 PM - 4:30 PMCloud Computing and CDN
Chair: Jun Bi (Tsinghua University)
*Building Mega Data Center From Heterogeneous Containers
Dan Li (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Mingwei Xu (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Hongze Zhao (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Xiaoming Fu (University of Goettingen, Germany)
*Scalable Data Center Multicast Using Multi-class Bloom Filter
Dan Li (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Henggang Cui (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Yan Hu (NEC, P.R. China); Yong Xia (NEC Lab China, P.R. China); Xin Wang (Stony Brook University, USA)
*Analysis of Adaptive Streaming for Hybrid CDN/P2P Live Video Systems
Ahmed Mansy (Georgia Tech, USA); Mostafa Ammar (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)
5:00 PM - 6:30 PMPhD Forum
Chair: Xiaoming Fu (Georg-August-University)
*Impact of Mobility on User-centric Routing
Namusale Chama (SITI, University Lusofona, Portugal); Rute C. Sofia (SITI, Universidade Lusófona, Portugal); Susana Sargento (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal)
*Improving Mobile Networks Based on Social Mobility Modeling
Andrea G Ribeiro (SITI, University Lusofona, Portugal); Rute C. Sofia (SITI, Universidade Lusófona, Portugal); André V. Zúquete (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
*Internet Exchange Points and Internet Routing
Mohammad Z Ahmad (University of Central Florida, USA); Ratan Guha (University of Central Florida, USA)
*Energy-efficient Routing
Antonio Oliveira Junior (SITI, Universidade Lusófona, Portugal); Rute C. Sofia (SITI, Universidade Lusófona, Portugal); Antonio L D Costa (Universidade do Minho & ALGORITMI, Portugal)
*On the Scalability of Source Routing Architectures
Onur Ascigil (University of Kentucky, USA)

Thursday, October 20

8:30 AM - 10:10 AMWireless LANs
Chair: Guiling Wang (NJIT)
*Sidekick: AP Aggregation Over Partially Overlapping Channels
Eugene Chai (University of Michigan, USA); Kang G. Shin (University of Michigan, USA)
*Adaptive Subcarrier Nulling: Enabling Partial Spectrum Sharing in Wireless LANs
Xinyu Zhang (University of Michigan, USA); Kang G. Shin (University of Michigan, USA)
*Video-Aware Rate Adaptation for MIMO WLANs
An Chan (University of California, Davis, USA); Henrik Lundgren (Technicolor, France); Theodoros Salonidis (Technicolor, France)
*A Practical Approach to Rate Adaptation for Multi-Antenna Systems
Duy D Nguyen (University of California, Santa Cruz, USA); Jj Garcia-Luna-Aceves (University of California at Santa Cruz, USA)
10:40AM - 12:00PM Panel Discussion: Hot Topics for ICNP 2012!
*K. K. Ramakrishnan (AT&T Labs - Research)
*Mostafa Ammar (Georgia Institute of Technology)
*David Lee (HP Labs)
*Timothy G. Griffin (University of Cambridge)
*Toru Hasegawa (KDDI R&D Labs)
1:30 PM - 2:20 PMTransport Layer Protocols
Chair: Ana Calvalli (INT Evry)
*Dynamic Window Coupling for Multipath Congestion Control
Sofiane Hassayoun (Institut TELECOM / TELECOM Bretagne, France); Janardhan Iyengar (Franklin and Marshall College, USA); David Ros (Institut TELECOM / TELECOM Bretagne, France)
*Moving Bits From 3G to Metro-scale Wifi for Vehicular Network Access: an Integrated Transport Layer Solution
Xiaoxiao Hou (Stony Brook University, USA); Pralhad Deshpande (Stony Brook University, USA); Samir R. Das (Stony Brook University, USA)
2:50 PM - 4:30 PMWireless and Sensor Networks
Chair: Laura Marie Feeney (Swedish Institute of C.S.)
*Fast Tag Searching Protocol for Large-Scale RFID Systems
Yuanqing Zheng (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore); Mo Li (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
*J-RoC: a Joint Routing and Charging Scheme to Prolong Sensor Network Lifetime
Zi Li (Iowa State University, USA); Yang Peng (Iowa State University, USA); Wensheng Zhang (Iowa State University, USA); Daji Qiao (Iowa State University, USA)
*Correlated Flooding in Low-Duty-Cycle Wireless Sensor Networks
Shuo Guo (University of Minnesota, USA); Song Min Kim (University of Minnesota, USA); Ting Zhu (University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA); Yu Gu (Singapore University of Technology and Design & Advanced Digital Sciences Center, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Singapore); Tian He (University of Minnesota, USA)
*Anti-jamming Communication in Cognitive Radio Networks with Unknown Channel Statistics
Qian Wang (Illinois Institute of Technology, USA); Kui Ren (Illinois Institute of Technology, USA); Peng Ning (North Carolina State University, USA)