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Monday, October 19th

IEEE Workshop on Content Centric Networking        
(Windsor 1)
http://www.eng.auburn.edu/~szm0001/ccn2015/

The Fourth Annual IEEE International Workshop on Mission-Oriented Wireless Sensor Networking (IEEE MiSeNet 2015)                                 
(Windsor 2)
http://wnl.ece.cornell.edu/Workshop-Program-MiSeNet15.pdf

REU Research in Networking and Systems                              
(Windsor 3)                     
http://cs.purduecal.edu/reuns2015/

The First International Workshop on Social Sensing (SocialSens 2015)
(Windsor 4)
http://www3.nd.edu/~dwang5/SocialSens2015/

Tutorial on Machine-to-Machine Communications and Internet of Things as the enablers of Smart City Initiatives:      
(Winston)
 https://sites.google.com/site/skdunfolded/tutorials/ieee-mass-2015-tutorial

Tuesday, October 20th

8:45am     Welcome and Introduction (Windsor 3 & 4)

9:00am     Keynote Talk: Rahul Mangharam, University of Pennsylvania
                  Chair: Tarek Abdelzaher

 
Three Challenge Problems with Cyber Physical Systems and IoT

10:00am     Break

10:30am     D2D Content Sharing and Offloading (Windsor 3)
                    Chair: Anand Seetharam


   
Rado: A Randomized Auction Approach for Data Offloading via D2D Communication
Yifei Zhu; Jingjie Jiang; Bo Li; Baochun Li

Rally: Device-to-Device Content Sharing in LTE networks as a Game
Jingjie Jiang; Yifei Zhu; Bo Li; Baochun Li

Device-to-Device Load Balancing for Cellular Networks
Lei Deng; Ying Zhang; Minghua Chen; Zongpeng Li; Jack Y. B. Lee; Ying Jun (Angela) Zhang; Lingyang Song

10:30am    Spectrum Utilization (Windsor 4) 
                   Chair: Reginald Hobbs


Integration of Spectrum Database and Sensing Results for Hybrid Spectrum Access System
Ying Dai; Jie Wu

What Goes Around Comes Around: Mobile Bandwidth Sharing and Aggregation
Karim Habak; Khaled A. Harras; Moustafa Youssef

Cloud-CFFR: Coordinated Fractional Frequency Reuse in Cloud Radio Access Network (C-RAN)   
Abolfazl Hajisami; Dario Pompili

12:00noon    Lunch


1:30pm    Keynote Talk: Jie Liu, Microsoft Research (Windsor 3 & 4)
                 Chair: Jie Wu


Indoor Location Sensing: Where Are We?

2:30pm    Break


3:00pm    Sensor Networks 1 (Windsor 3)
                 Chair: Dong Wang  


An Energy Efficient and Restricted Tour Construction for Mobile Sink in Wireless Sensor Networks   
Aram Rasul; Thomas Erlebach

A Context Aware Energy-Saving Scheme for Smart Camera Phones based on Activity Sensing   
Yuanyuan Fan; Lei Xie; Yafeng Yin; Sanglu Lu

An Energy-Efficient and Distributed Cooperation Mechanism For k-Coverage Hole Detection And Healing in WSNs   
Chenxi Qiu; Haiying Shen; Kang Chen

Adaptive Distributed Reader Activation Approach for Large-scale RFID Systems   
Weiping Zhu; Yi Hong; Vaskar Raychoudhury; Run Zhao; Dong Wang
   
3:00pm     Resource Allocation & Congestion Control (Windsor 4)
                  Chair: Lie Xie   

MQCC: Maximum Queue Congestion Control for Multipath Networks with Blockage
Scott M Pudlewski; Brooke Shrader; Laura Herrera; Nathaniel M Jones; Andrew P. Worthen

A Percolation-Based Approach to Model DTN Congestion Control
Aloizio Silva; Celso Hirata; Marcelo Hilario; Katia Obraczka

A Novel Wireless Resource Allocation Algorithm in Hybrid Data Center Networks
Boutheina Dab; Ilhem Fajjari; Nadjib Aitsaadi; Abdelhamid Mellouk

Dynamic Radio Cooperation for Downlink Cloud-RANs with Computing Resource Sharing
Tuyen Tran; Dario Pompili

5:00pm    Poster Session and Reception (Bistro)

7:00pm    Adjourn



Wednesday, October 21st



8:30am    Crowdsourcing and Crowdsensing (Windsor 3)
                 Chair: Lawrence Yeung


Quality-Aware Online Task Assignment in Mobile Crowdsourcing
Yanrong Kang; Xin Miao; Kebin Liu; Lei Chen; Yunhao Liu

Dynamic Participant Recruitment of Mobile Crowdsensing for Heterogeneous Sensing Tasks   
Hanshang Li; Ting Li;Yu Wang

Combining Map-based Inference and Crowd-sensing for Detecting Traffic Regulators
Fatemeh Saremi; Tarek Abdelzaher

Towards Time-Sensitive Truth Discovery in Social Sensing Applications
Chao Huang; Dong Wang; Nitesh Chawla

8:30am     Security and Privacy (Windsor 4)
                  Chair: Dajin Wang

   
Retraining and Dynamic Privilege for Implicit Authentication Systems
Yingyuan Yang; Jinyuan (Stella) Sun; Pan Li; Chi Zhang

CLIP: Continuous Location Integrity and Provenance for Mobile Phones
Chen Lyu; Amit Pande; Xinlei (Oscar) Wang; Jindan Zhu; Dawu Gu; Prasant Mohapatra

Achieving Bilateral Utility Maximization and Location Privacy Preservation in Database-driven Cognitive Radio Networks
Zhikun Zhang; Heng Zhang; Shibo He; Peng Cheng

Black SDN for The Internet of Things
Shaibal Chakrabarty; Daniel W Engels

10:30am Break

11:00am Panel:  The Internet of Things: Facts, Hype, and Opportunities (Windsor 3 & 4)

Moderator: Tarek Abdelzaher, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA
Panelists:
Tian He, University of Minnesota, USA
Marcelo Carvalho, University of Brasília, Brazil
Prasant Mohapatra, University of California, Davis, USA
Baochun Li, University of Toronto, Canada

12:00noon    Lunch

1:30pm     Wireless Protocols 1 (Windsor 3)
                  Chair: Dajin Wang

   
GreedyFlow: Distributed Greedy Packet Routing between Landmarks in DTNs
Kang Chen; Haiying Shen

Software Defined Mobile Multicast
Shunyi Xu; Chuan Wu; Zongpeng Li

Enhanced Time-Slotted Channel Hopping in WSNs using Non-Intrusive Channel-Quality Estimation   
Rasool Tavakoli; Majid Nabi; Twan Basten; Kees Goossens

1:30pm     Measurements and Experiments (Windsor 4)   
                  Chair: Baochun Li

Smartphones & BLE Services: Empirical Insights   
Meeralakshmi Radhakrishnan; Archan Misra; Rajesh K Balan; Youngki Lee

Shine: A Step Towards Distributed Multi-Hop Visible Light Communication
Lennart Klaver; Marco Zuniga

Improved 5.9GHz V2V Short Range Path Loss Model   
Billy Kihei; John A. Copeland; Yusun Chang
   
3:00pm    Break

3:30pm    Wireless Protocols 2 (Windsor 3)  
                 Chair: Dong Wang
 

Improving Neighbor Discovery with Slot Index Synchronization
Shuaizhao Jin; Zixiao Wang; Wai Kay Leong; Ben Leong; Yabo Dong; Dongming Lu

Scaling Laws of Social-Broadcast Capacity for Mobile Ad Hoc Social Networks
Yu Fang; Zijiao Zhang; Cheng Wang; Zhong Li; Huiya Yan; Changjun Jiang

Sparsity-Cognizant Multiple-Access Schemes for Large Wireless Networks With Node Buffers   
Ahmed El Shafie; Naofal Al-Dhahir; Ridha Hamila
   
3:30pm    Cyber Physical Systems (Windsor 4)
                 Chair: Shuhui Yang

   
Numerical Analysis of Complex Physical Systems on Networked Mobile Devices   
Christoph Dibak; Frank Dürr; Kurt Rothermel

Enabling TCP in Mobile Cyber-physical Systems
Kasun Hewage; Simon Duquennoy; Venkat Iyer; Thiemo Voigt

BraceAssertion: Runtime Verification of Cyber-Physical Systems
Xi Zheng; Christine Julien; Rodion Podorozhny; Franck Cassez

5:00pm    Free Time
6:30pm    Banquet

   

Thursday, October 22nd 

8:30am    Physical Layer and Cross-layer Design (Windsor 3)
                 Chair: Imad Jawhar


Interference Cancellation in Multiuser Acoustic Underwater Networks Using Probabilistic SDMA   
Mehdi Rahmati; Dario Pompili

Harmonizing SIC and MIMO DoF Interference Cancellation for Efficient Network-wide Resource Allocation
Brian Jalaeian; Yi Shi; Xu Yuan; Thomas Hou; Wenjing Lou; Scott F Midkiff

Reliable Broadcast with Joint Forward Error Correction and Erasure Codes In Wireless Communication Networks
Pouya Ostovari; Jie Wu

Sensor-assisted Codebook-based Beamforming for Mobility Management in 60 GHz WLANs   
Zhicheng Yang; Parth H Pathak; Yunze Zeng; Prasant Mohapatra

8:30am    Algorithms (Windsor 4)
                 Chair: Xi Zheng

   
On Demand Beaconless Planar Backbone Construction for Quasi Unit Disk Graphs
Florentin Neumann; Hannes Frey

N-in-one: A Novel Location-based-Service
Xiangheng Meng; Shengling Wang; Rongfang Bie; Jiguo Yu; Xiuzhen Cheng; Qin Hu

Connecting Robots with Concurrent Exploration of Control and Communications
Zhe Yan; Xin Wang; Daegeun Yoon; Dongliang Xie

Energy-Efficient Selective Activation in Femtocell Networks
Michael Lin; Simone Silvestri; Novella Bartolini; Tom La Porta

10:30am    Break

11:00am     Sensor Networks 2 (Windsor 3)
                    Chair: Yu Wang  


Self-Adaptive Resource Allocation for Event Monitoring with Uncertainty in Sensor Networks
Nan Hu; Tom La Porta;Novella Bartolini

Dynamic Mobile Charger Scheduling in Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks
Hua Huang; Shan Lin;Lin Chen; Jie Gao;Anwar Mamat; Jie Wu

A Novel Dual Traffic/Flash Flood Monitoring System Using Passive Infrared/Ultrasonic Sensors   
Mustafa Mousa; Enas Odat; Christian Claudel

Pushing towards the Limit of Sampling Rate: Adaptive Chasing Sampling
Ying Li; Kun Xie; Xin Wang

11:00am    Localization (Windsor 4) 
                   Chair: Imad Jawhar 


AirLoc: Mobile Robots Assisted Indoor Localization
Chen Qiu; Matt Mutka

BarFi: Barometer-aided WiFi Floor Localization Using Crowdsourcing
Xingfa Shen; Yueshen Chen; Jianhui Zhang;Landi Wang; Guojun Dai; Tian He

PerLoc: Enabling Infrastructure-Free Indoor Localization with Perspective Projection
Puchun Feng; Lan Zhang; Kebin Liu; Yunhao Liu

RTS Assisted Mobile Localization: Mitigating Jigsaw Puzzle Problem of Fingerprint Space with Extra Mile
Chao Song; Jie Wu; Li Lu; Ming Liu

1:00pm    Adjourn


List of Posters and Demos:

A Novel Dual Traffic/Flash Flood Monitoring System Using Passive Infrared/Ultrasonic Sensors
Mustafa Mousa; Enas Odat; Christian Claudel

A Range-free Localization of Passive RFID Tags Using Mobile Readers
Jiaqing Luo; Shijie Zhou; Hongrong Cheng; Kai Bu

Evaluating Multihop Mobile Wireless Networks with Controllable Node Sparsity or Density.
Keyvan Amiri; David B. Johnson

KCN: Guaranteed Delivery via K-Cooperative-Nodes in Duty-Cycled Sensor Networks
Min Chen; Xianbin Wang; Junfeng Wang; Di Wu; Yong Li

LoSeRO: A Locality Sensitive Routing Protocol in Opportunistic Networks
Gianpiero Costantino; Rajib Maiti; Fabio Martinelli; Paolo Santi

Fast Compressive Sensing Based on Dominant Frequency Estimation
Jun Luan; SeungJae Lee; Pai H Chou

Optimal Time and Channel Assignment for Data Collection in Wireless Sensor Networks
Yanhong Yang; Huan Yang; Liang Cheng; Xiaotong Zhang

Localization in a Rayleigh Fading Environment using RSS Based Methodologies
Rojina Adhikary; John N. Daigle

Context-aware Distributed Storage in Mobile Cloud Computing
Dong Han; Ye Yan; and Tao Shu

Link Scheduling in Wireless Cooperative Communication Networks
Chenxi Qiu; Haiying Shen

Dynamic Mobile Charger Scheduling in Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks
Hua Huang; Shan Lin; Lin Chen; Jie Gao; Anwar Mamat; Jie Wu

GoFAST: A Group-Based Emergency Guiding System with Dedicated Path Planning for Mobile Users Using Smartphones
Lien-Wu Chen; Jhen-Jhou Chung; Jun-Xian Liu

Phonemeter: Bringing EMF Detection to Smartphones
Yang Zhou; Yuanchao Shu; Peng Cheng; Zhiguo Shi; Jiming Chen

Dynamic Provisioning for High Energy Efficiency and Resource Utilization in Cloud RAN
Abolfazl Hajisami; Tuyen X. Tran; Dario Pompili

GRB: Greedy Routing Protocol with Backtracking for Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks
Baban A. Mahmood; D. Manivannan

Wireless Sensing: What Simplicity has to Offer
Asanka Sayakkara; Chathura Suduwella; Charith Shalitha; Rumesh Hapuarachchi; Chamath Keppitiyagama; Kasun De Zoysa

Context-aware Distributed Storage in Mobile Cloud Computing
Dong Han, Ye Yan, and Tao Shu

Time-aware Truth Discovery in Social Sensing
Chao Huang, Dong Wang

An Energy-Efficient and Distributed Cooperation Mechanism For k-Coverage Hole Detection And Healing in WSNs
Chenxi Qiu; Haiying Shen; Kang Chen

Novel Adaptive Queue Intelligent Management Algorithm
De-gan Zhang; Zhen Ma; De-xin Zhao; Jin-jie Song; Si Liu

MBDMAC: A MAC Protocol for Multi-Beam Directional Antennas in Wireless Networks
Gang Wang; Wenming Li; Xingyu Cai

Study of Hadoop-MapReduce on Google N-Gram Datasets
Suryadip Chakraborty; Satyajit Bhowmick; Dharma P. Agrawal

New Dv-distance Algorithm Based on Path for Wireless Sensor Network
De-gan Zhang; Wen-bin Li; Zhen Ma; Si Liu; Jin-jie Song