November 12-14, 2014 - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Time Day
Wed 12 Thu 13 Fri 14
Welcome Session
Keynote 1
Khaled B. Letaief
Keynote 2
Vijay K. Bhargava
Keynote 4
Abbas Jamalipour
Coffee Break and Poster Session 1 Coffee Break and Poster Session 2 Coffee Break and Poster Session 3
TS 1 TS 2 TS 5 TS 6 TS 9 TS 10
Sponsor Talk
Keynote 3
Paulo Diniz
TS 11
Coffee Break Coffee Break
TS 3 TS 4 TS 7 TS 8
Coffee Break
Closing Session
19:00 Welcome Reception
at Espaço OX
20:00 Gala Dinner at
Fogo de Chão

Technical Program

November 12th

10:30 - 11:15
Poster Session 1

Unidirectional Link-Aware DTN-based Sensor Network in Building Monitoring Scenario
Manussanun Buranachokphaisan, Hideya Ochiai, Hiroshi Esaki (The University of Tokyo, Japan)

Towards Localization of RFID Tags Based on Experimental Analysis of RSSI
Xiaofei Zhang, Jean-Michel N. Akré, Anne Fladenmuller, Brigitte Kervella, Mario Antonio Zancanaro (UPMC Sorbonne Universités, France); Mauro Fonseca (Pontifical Catholic University of Parana, Brazil)

The Failure of CSMA in Emerging Wireless Network Scenarios
Emma M Fitzgerald, Bjorn Landfeldt (Lund University, Sweden)

FREAK DTN: Frequency Routing, Encounters And Keenness for DTN
Patrice Raveneau, Emmanuel Chaput, Riadh Dhaou (Université de Toulouse - IRIT - ENSEEIHT, France); André-Luc Beylot (University of Toulouse, France)

Improving Real-Time Video Streaming Delivery over Dense Multi-Hop Wireless Ad Hoc Networks
Patrick Sondi (Université du Littoral et Côte d'Opale, France); Dhavy Gantsou (University of Valenciennes, France)

PRAVDA: Pseudo Random Network Coding in Vanet for Data Download
Darwin Astudillo, Emmanuel Chaput (IRIT - ENSEEIHT, France); André-Luc Beylot (University of Toulouse, France)

A reward-based routing protocol to reduce the EMF exposure over wireless mesh networks
Voichita Iancu (University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania); Luis Diez, Laura Rodriguez de Lope (University of Cantabria, Spain); Emil Slusanschi (University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania); Ramón Agüero (University of Cantabria, Spain)

Medium Access Control Protocol for Hybrid Radio-over-Fiber Wireless Sensors Networks
Tiago Andrade, Leandro Aparecido Villas, Nelson L. S. da Fonseca (State University of Campinas, Brazil)

11:15 - 12:45
Technical Session 1 (TS 1) - Content Distribution and Data Aggregation
Chair: Artur Ziviani (LNCC, Brazil)

Data Aggregation for Group Communication in Machine-to-Machine environments
André Riker (University of Coimbra, Portugal); Eduardo Cerqueira (Federal University of Pará, Brazil); Marilia Curado , Edmundo Monteiro (University of Coimbra, Portugal)

A Scheme for Using Closest Rendezvous Points and Mobile Elements for Data Gathering in Wireless Sensor Networks
Abdullah Alomari (Dalhousie Uinversity, Canada); Nauman Aslam (School of Computing, United Kingdom); William Phillips (Dalhousie University, Canada); Frank D Comeau (St. Francis Xavier University, Canada)

Limiting the Interest-packet Forwarding in Information-Centric Wireless Mesh Networks
Dalbert Mascarenhas (Centro Federal de Educação Tecnológica Celso Suckow da Fonseca, Brazil); Igor Monteiro Moraes (Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil)

11:15 - 12:45
Technical Session 2 (TS 2) - Mobile Communications
Chair: Pedro Velloso (UFRJ)

Characteristic Utilities, Join Policies and Efficient Incentives in Mobile Crowdsensing Systems
Constantinos Marios Angelopoulos (University of Geneva, Switzerland); Sotiris E. Nikoletseas, Theofanis P. Raptis (University of Patras and Computer Technology Institute, Greece); Jose Rolim (University of Geneva, Switzerland)

DODEX+: A New Network Coding Scheme for Mesh Networks in Mobile Cloud Computing
Thuong Van Vu, Thi Mai Trang Nguyen, Guy Pujolle (UPMC Sorbonne Universités, France); Nadia Boukhatem (Telecom ParisTech, France)

Enhanced Connectivity for Robust Multimedia Transmission in UAV Networks
Rodrigo Medeiros Costa, Denis Lima Rosário, Eduardo Cerqueira (Federal University of Pará, Brazil); Aldri Santos (Federal University of Paraná, Brazil)

16:00 - 18:00
Technical Session 3 (TS 3) - Cellular Networks
Chair: Edmundo Monteiro (University of Coimbra, Portugal)

YouTube in the Move: Understanding the Performance of YouTube in Cellular Networks
Pedro Casas, Pierdomenico Fiadino, Andreas Sackl, Alessandro D'Alconzo (Telecommunications Research Center Vienna - FTW, Austria)

Dynamic DRX Algorithms for Reduced Energy Consumption and Delay in LTE Networks
Syama Varma R, Krishna M. Sivalingam (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India); Li-Ping Tung, Ying-Dar Lin (National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan)

Cooperative Implicit Feedback Generation in Interfering Heterogeneous LTE Networks
Stanislaus Iwelski, Erfan Majeed, Zijian Bai, Guido Bruck, Peter Jung (University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany)

Joint Power-Delay Minimization in 4G Wireless Networks
Farah Moety, Samer Lahoud, Bernard Cousin (University of Rennes I, France); Kinda Khawam (University of Versailles, France)

16:00 - 18:00
Technical Session 4 (TS 4) - Energy and Power Issues
Chair: Marilia Curado (University of Coimbra, Portugal)

Accurate 2-D Localization of RFID Tags Using Antenna Transmission Power Control
Jean-Michel N. Akré, Xiaofei Zhang, Sebastien Baey, Brigitte Kervella, Anne Fladenmuller, Mario Antonio Zancanaro (UPMC Sorbonne Universités, France); Mauro Fonseca (Pontifical Catholic University of Parana, Brazil)

Energy-efficient architecture for wearable sensor networks
Tifenn Rault, Abdelmadjid Bouabdallah, Yacine Challal, Frederic Marin (Université de Technologie de Compiègne France)

On the Performance of Hybrid ARQ Schemes for Uplink Information Transmission with Wireless Power Transfer in the Downlink
Fernando Augusto de Witt, Richard Demo Souza, Glauber Brante (Federal University of Technology - Paraná, Brazil)

On the Performance of Network-Coded Cooperative Communications with Wireless Energy Transfer under a Realistic Power Consumption Model
Guilherme Luiz Moritz, João Luiz Rebelatto, Richard Demo Souza (Federal University of Technology - Paraná, Brazil); Bartolomeu F. Uchôa-Filho (Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil); Yonghui Li (University of Sydney, Australia)

November 13th

10:30 - 11:15
Poster Session 2

A New Opportunistic Routing Scheme in Low Duty-Cycle WSNs for Monitoring Infrequent Events
Mohamed-Haykel Zayani (INRIA, France); Nadjib Aitsaadi (University of Paris-Est Creteil (UPEC), France); Paul Muhlethaler(INRIA, France)

Using a Token Approach for the MAC layer of Linear Sensor Networks: Impact of the node position on the Packet Delivery
El Hadji Malick Ndoye, Frédérique Jacquet, Michel J. Misson (Clermont Université, France); Ibrahima Niang (University Cheikh Anta DIOP of Dakar, Senegal)

Imperfect Timing Synchronization in Multi-Hop Cooperative Networks: Statistical Modeling and Performance Analysis
Muddassar Hussain, Syed Ali Hassan (National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan)

Connectivity Management to Support Reliable Communication on Cognitive Vehicular Networks
Claudio Silva, Michele Nogueira (Federal University of Paraná, Brazil); Eduardo Cerqueira (Federal University of Pará, Brazil)

Two-Level Downlink Resource Allocation Scheme Based on Cooperative Game Theory in LTE Networks
Pedro Ashidani, Paulo R. Guardieiro (Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Brazil)

Multi-Frame s-Persistent Neighbor Discovery Strategy in DTNs with resource-constrained RFID devices
Danilo Amendola, Nicola Cordeschi (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Floriano De Rango (University of Calabria, Italy)

Enhanced Opportunistic Random Linear Source/Network Coding with Cross-Layer Techniques over Wireless Mesh Networks
David Gómez, Pablo Garrido, Eduardo Rodríguez Maza, Ramón Agüero, Luis Muñoz (University of Cantabria, Spain)

WiBus: A Wi-Fi based Monitoring System for Public Transportation with Dynamic Route Tracking
Vitor Borges Coutinho da Silva, Tatiana Sciammarella, Miguel Elias Mitre Campista, Luis Henrique M. K. Costa (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

Networking-Computing resource allocation for Hard Real-Time Green Cloud applications
Nicola Cordeschi, Danilo Amendola (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Floriano De Rango (University of Calabria, Italy); Enzo Baccarelli (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy)

11:15 - 12:45
Technical Session 5 (TS 5) - MAC and PHY Layers
Chair: Igor Moraes (UFF, Brazil)

Analysis of Bit Error Probability for Imperfect Timing Synchronization in Virtual MISO Networks
Muddassar Hussain, Syed Ali Hassan (National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan)

Analysis of Multichannel Wireless Networks With Priority-Based Polling MAC Protocols
Luis Felipe M. de Moraes, Renato Souza Silva (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

QoS Support for Bursty Traffic in Noisy Channel via Periodic Reservations
Alexander Ivanov, Evgeny Khorov, Andrey Lyakhov (MIPT and IITP RAS, Russia)

11:15 - 12:45
Technical Session 6 (TS 6) - Performance Evaluation
Chair: Michele Nogueira (UFPR, Brazil)

A ns-3 based Simulator of TCP/IP Wireless Underground Networks
Sérgio Conceição (INESC TEC and Universidade do Porto, Portugal); Filipe Ribeiro, Rui Lopes Campos (INESC TEC, Portugal); Manuel Ricardo (INESC TEC and Universidade do Porto, Portugal)

Performance Issues with Routing in Multi-Channel Multi-Interface IEEE 802.11s Networks
Renato Juaçaba Neto, Rossana Maria de Castro Andrade (Federal University of Ceará, Brazil); Reinaldo Bezerra Braga (Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Ceará, Brazil); Fabrice Theoleyre (University of Strasbourg, France); Carina Teixeira De Oliveira (Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Ceará, Brazil)

Evaluating Management Architectures for Internet of Things Devices
Marcelo Antonio Marotta (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil); Cristiano Bonato Both (University of Santa Cruz do Sul, Brazil); Juergen Rochol, Lisandro Z Granville, Liane Margarida Rockenbach Tarouco (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)

16:00 - 17:30
Technical Session 7 (TS 7) - Vehicular Networks
Chair: José Marcos Nogueira (UFMG, Brazil)

VANETs Signal Quality-based Route Selection in Smart Cities
Michal Vondra (Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic); Soufiene Djahel, John Murphy (University College Dublin, Ireland)

Software-Defined Vehicular Backhaul
Benjamin Baron, Promethee Spathis (UPMC Sorbonne Universités, France); Herve Rivano (Inria and Université de Lyon, France); Marcelo Dias de Amorim (UPMC Sorbonne Universités, France); Yannis Viniotis (North Carolina State University, USA); Joseph Clarke (Cisco, USA)

TGRP: Topological-Geographical adaptive Routing Protocol for vehicular environments
Miguel Báguena, Carlos T. Calafate, Juan-Carlos Cano, Pietro Manzoni (Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain)

16:00 - 17:30
Technical Session 8 (TS 8) - MAC and PHY Layers (II)
Chair: Nadjib Achir (University Paris 13, France)

Enhanced Multi-Channel MAC Protocol for Multi-Hop Wireless Sensor Networks
Rana Diab, Gerard Chalhoub, Michel J. Misson (Clermont Université, France)

Interference-aware Game-based Channel Assignment Algorithm for MR-MC WMNs
Amira Bezzina, Mouna Ayari (UPMC Sorbonne Universités, France and University of Manouba, Tunisia); Rami Langar, Guy Pujolle (UPMC Sorbonne Universités, France); Leila Azouz Saidane (University of Manouba, Tunisia)

Access Point Discovery in 802.11 Networks
Andrés Arcia-Moret, Laudin Molina (University of Los Andes, Venezuela); Nicolas Montavont (Telecom Bretagne, France); German Castignani (University of Luxembourg, Luxemburg); Alberto P Blanc (Telecom Bretagne, France)

November 14th

10:30 - 11:15
Poster Session 3

An Efficient Partial Data Aggregation Scheme in WSNs
Imane Horiya Brahmi, Soufiene Djahel (University College Dublin, Ireland); Damien Magoni (University of Bordeaux, France); John Murphy (University College Dublin, Ireland)

Assisting V2V Failure Recovery Using Device-to-Device Communications
Emad Abd Elrahman (Télécom SudParis, France); Adel Mounir Said (National Telecommunication Institute (NTI), Egypt); Thouraya Toukabri (Orange Labs, France); Hossam Afifi, Michel Marot (Télécom SudParis, France)

A GPS-less on-demand mobile sink-assisted data collection in wireless sensor networks
Nicola Roberto Zema (University Mediterranea of Reggio Calabria, Italy); Nathalie Mitton (Inria, France); Giuseppe Ruggeri (University of Reggio Calabria, Italy)

IEEE 802.15.6 based Node and Hub Architectures for Healthcare Applications
Hadda Ben Elhadj (Sfax University, Tunisia); Saadi Boudjit (University Paris 13, France); Lamia Chaari Fourati, Lotfi Kamoun (Sfax University, Tunisia)

Experimental Protocols and Testbed for Radio Link Quality Evaluation over the Freshwater
Honoré Bizagwira, Joël Toussaint, Michel J. Misson (Université Blaise Pascal, France)

A Strategy for Opportunistic Cognitive Channel Allocation in Wireless Internet of Things
Roni Shigueta, Mauro Fonseca (Pontifical Catholic University of Parana, Brazil); Aline Carneiro Viana (INRIA, France); Artur Ziviani (National Laboratory for Scientific Computing, Brazil); Anelise Munaretto (Federal Technological University of Paraná, Brazil)

An energy-oriented optimization algorithm for solving the cell assignment problem in 4G-LTE communication networks
Javier Rubio-Loyola, Loreto Gonzalez-Hernandez (CINVESTAV-Tamaulipas, Mexico); Luis Diez, Ramón Agüero (University of Cantabria, Spain); Joan Serrat (Polytechnical University of Catalunya, Spain)

Context-aware Adaptation Mechanism for Video Dissemination over Flying Ad-Hoc Networks
Larissa Pimentel, Denis Lima Rosário, Eduardo Cerqueira (Federal University of Pará, Brazil); Torsten Ingo Braun (University of Bern, Switzerland); Antonio Jorge Gomes Abelem (Federal University of Pará, Brazil); Mario Gerla (UCLA, USA)

Comparative Performance Study of LTE Uplink Schedulers for M2M Communication
Adyson Magalhães Maia (Federal University of Ceará, Brazil); Dario Vieira (EFREI, France); Miguel Franklin de Castro (Federal University of Ceará, Brazil); Yacine Ghamri-Doudane (Université de La Rochelle, France)

11:15 - 12:45
Technical Session 9 (TS 9) - DTN and Vehicular Networks
Chair: Yacine Ghamri-Doudane (University of La Rochelle, France)

Contact Lifespan and Interest-Based Content Dissemination in Vehicular Networks
Farouk Mezghani, Riadh Dhaou (University of Toulouse, France); Michele Nogueira (Federal University of Paraná, Brazil); André-Luc Beylot (University of Toulouse, France)

Wireless Contacts, Facebook Friendship and Interests: Analysis of a Multi-layer Social Network in an Academic Environment
Annalisa Socievole, Floriano De Rango, Antonio Caputo (University of Calabria, Italy)

Towards the Enhancement of UAV Video Transmission with Motion Intensity Awareness
Roger Immich (University of Coimbra, Portugal), Eduardo Cerqueira (Federal University of Pará, Brazil), Marilia Curado (University of Coimbra, Portugal)

11:15 - 12:45
Technical Session 10 (TS 10) - Multi-hop Communications
Chair: Marcelo Dias de Amorim (CNRS / UPMC Sorbonne Universités, France)

Implementation of a Routing Protocol for Ad Hoc Networks in Search and Rescue Robotics
Filipe Araujo, José Santos, Rui Rocha (University of Coimbra, Portugal)

A Statistical Learning Reputation System for Opportunistic Networks
Diogo Soares, Edjair S. Mota, Camilo Souza (Federal University of Amazonas, Brazil); Pietro Manzoni, Juan-Carlos Cano, Carlos T. Calafate (Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain)

Interference Analysis in Cooperative Multi-Hop Networks Subject to Multiple Flows
Quratulain Shafi, Syed Ali Hassan (National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan)

14:30 - 16:30
Technical Session 11 (TS 11) - Sensor Networks
Chair: Thierry Gayraud (LAAS, France)

Disaster Detection in Magnetic Induction based Wireless Sensor Networks with Limited Feedback
Steven Kisseleff (Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg(FAU), Germany); Ian F. Akyildiz (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA); Wolfgang Gerstacker (University of Erlangen-Nurenberg, Germany)

Applying Wireless Sensor Networks to Renaturation Monitoring: From Requirements to Deployment
Hannes Menzel, Reinhardt Karnapke, Steffen Büchner, Jörg Nolte (Brandenburgische Technische Universität Cottbus-Senftenberg, Germany)

Optimized Trajectory of a Robot Deploying Wireless Sensor Nodes
Ines Khoufi, Erwan Livolant, Pascale Minet, (INRIA, France); Mohamed Hadded, Anis Laouiti (TELECOM SudParis, France)

Optimal Sinks Deployment and Packet Scheduling for Wireless Sensor Networks
Nadjib Achir (Université Paris 13, France); Paul Muhlethaler (INRIA HiPERCOM, France)