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Internet Track - Technical Program

September 9, 2008 [Tuesday] 10:15 AM - 12:00 Noon
Internet 1: Invited Talks
Chair: Prof. Narasimha Reddy, Texas A&M University

Optimizing Communication Networks: Incentives and Multipath Transfers
Peter Key (Microsoft Research, Cambridge)

Separating identifiers from locators to scale the Internet
Olivier Bonaventure (UCL, Belgium)

A Possibility for ISP and P2P Collaboration
Anja Feldman (Deutsche Telekom, Berlin)

September 9 , 2008 [Tuesday] 1:30 - 3:00 PM
Internet 2: Multimedia
Chair: Peter Key, Microsoft Research, Cambridge

Effect of Path Diversity on the loss performance of UDP Packets over the Internet
Richard Haywood (Aston University), Xiao-Hong Peng (Aston University)

Robust Video Transmission over Lossy Network by Exploiting H.264/AVC Data Partitioning
Xingjun Zhang (Electronic Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University, UK), Xiao-Hong Peng (Electronic Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University, UK), Richard Haywood (Electronic Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University, UK), Tim Porter (Electronic Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University, UK)

DiCoR: Distributed Cooperative Repair of Multimedia Broadcast Losses
Saqib Raza (University of California, Davis), Chen-Nee Chuah (University of California, Davis), Gene Cheung (Hewlett-Packard Laboratories)

TCP Cooperation for Multimedia over Wireless Networks
Itai Dabran (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology), Danny Raz (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology)

September 10, 2008 [Wednesday] 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon
Internet 3: Overlays and Traffic Estimation
Chair: Prof. George Rouskas, North Carolina State University

Traffic Dynamic in Modularity Structure of Complex Networks
Suyong Eum (OSAKA University), Shin‘ichi Arakawa (OSAKA University), Masayuki Murata (OSAKA University)

Practical Issues of Statistical Path Monitoring in Overlay Networks with Large, Rank-Deficient Routing Matrices
Sameer Qazi (University of New South Wales), Tim Moors (University of New South Wales)

Estimating current traffic matrices accurately by using long-term variations information

Yuichi Ohsita (Osaka University), Takashi Miyamura (NTT Corporation), Shin‘ichi Arakawa (Osaka University), Eiji Oki (NTT Corporation), Kohei Shiomoto (NTT Corporation), Masayuki Murata (Osaka University)

A Security Framework for Service Overlay Networks: Access Control

Jinu Kurian (University of Texas Dallas), Kamil Sarac(University of Texas Dallas)

September 11, 2008 [Thursday] 8:30 AM - 10.15 AM
Internet 4: Congestion Control
Chair: Pablo Rodriguez, Telefonica

Implementation of Provably Stable MaxNet
Martin Suchara (Princeton University), Lachlan Andrew (California Institute of Technology), Ryan Witt (Fastsoft, Inc.), Krister Jacobsson (Royal Institute of Technology), Bartek Wydrowski (Google, Inc.), Steven Low (California Institute of Technology)

Enhancing RTT Prediction Schemes Using Global Function Minimization
Dragan Milic (University of Bern), Torsten Braun (University of Bern)

On the Relation Between SACK Delay and SCTP Failover Performance for Different Traffic Distributions
Johan Eklund (Karlstad University), Karl-Johan Grinnemo (TietoEnator), Anna Brunstrom (Karlstad University)

Revisiting inter-flow fairness
Saleem Bhatti (School of Computer Science, University of St Andrews), Martin Bateman (School of Computer Science, University of St Andrews), Devan Rehunathan (School of Computer Science, University of St Andrews), Tristan Henderson (School of Computer Science, University of St Andrews), Greg Bigwood (School of Computer Science, University of St Andrews), Dimitrios Miras (Department of Computer Science, University College London (UCL)

September 11 , 2008 [Thursday] 10.30 AM - 12.00 N
Internet 5: P2P and Routing
Chair: Prof. Kamil Sarac, University of Texas at Dallas

INVITED TALK: P2P: An ISP point of view
Pablo Rodriguez (Telefonica, Spain)

Improving VPN Performance over Multiple Access Links
Jack Brassil (HP Laboratories), Rick McGeer (HP Laboratories), Raj Rajagopalan (HP Laboratories), Andy Bavier (Princeton University), Larry Roberts (Anagran Inc.), Brian Mark (George Mason University), Stephen Schwab (Sparta, Inc.)

Routelet Placement for Multipath Transport
Mihaela Enachescu (Stanford University), Ravi Kokku (NEC Laboratories America)

Evaluating and Improving the Performance of RSVP-TE Graceful Restart
Olufemi Komolafe (Dept. of Computing Science, University of Glasgow), Joe Sventek (Dept. of Computing Science, University of Glasgow)