CHANTS 2015

Technical Program

8.00 - 8.50Registration
8.50 - 9.00Welcome Message by Katia Obracska (UCSC) and Karin Anna Hummel (ETH Zurich)
9.00 - 9.45Keynote, chaired by Katia Obracska (UCSC)

Coping with Communications Challenges
Dr Kevin Fall, Carnegie Mellon University.

9.45 - 10.30Work-in-Progress Session (15 min talks), chaired by Anders Lindgren (SICS Swedish ICT)
  • A Framework for Opportunistic Networking in Spontaneous and Ephemeral Social Networks
    Nicolas Le Sommer, Pascale Launay, and Yves Mahéo
  • Experimental Characterization of I2V Wi-Fi Connections in an Urban Testbed
    Pedro M. Santos, Tania Calcada, André Sá, Susana Sargento, Ana Aguiar, and Joao Barros
  • Impact of Traffic and Mobility Patterns on Network Performance in Disaster Scenarios
    Silvia Krug, Sebastian Schellenberg, and Jochen Seitz
10.30 - 11.00Coffee Break
11.00 - 12.40Session on Opportunistic and Device-to-Device Networks (25 min talks), chaired by Adam Wolisz (TU Berlin)
  • Considering Multi-Contact Encounters in Opportunistic Networks
    Hjalmar Wennerström, Christian Rohner, and David Smith
  • On a Cloud-Controlled Architecture for Device-to-Device Content Distribution
    Jiri Danihelka, Domenico Giustiniano, and Bernhard Plattner
  • BLESSED with Opportunistic Beacons: A Lightweight Data Dissemination Model for Smart Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks
    Okan Turkes, Hans Scholten, and Paul J. M. Havinga
  • Understanding Opportunistic Networking for Emergency Services: Analysis of One Year of GPS Traces
    Sergio Cabrero, Roberto García, Xabiel G. Pañeda, and David Melendi
12.40 - 14.15Lunch Break (lunch served 12:30-14:00)
14.15 - 15.30Session on Analysis of Challenged Networks and Enabling Technologies (25 min talks), chaired by Karin Anna Hummel (ETH Zurich)
  • A Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Mobile Internet Traffic in Public Transportation Systems: A View of Web Browsing from the Bus
    Fangzhou Jiang, Kanchana Thilakarathna, Mohamed Ali Kaafar, Filip Rosenbaum, and Aruna Seneviratne
  • DTN Congestion Control Unplugged: A Comprehensive Performance Study
    Aloizio Silva, Scott Burleigh, Celso Hirata, and Katia Obraczka
  • TaLc: Time Adaptive Indoor Localization with Little Cost
    Liqiong Chang, Xiaojiang Chen, Jv Wang, Dingyi Fang, Chen Liu, Zhanyong Tang, and Weike Nie
15.30 - 16.00Coffee Break
15.30 - 17.30Poster/Demo Session, chaired by Katia Obraczka (UCSC) and Karin Anna Hummel (ETH Zurich)
  • C3PO: Spontaneous and Ephemeral Social Networks
    Nicolas Le Sommer, Pascale Launay, Yves Mahéo, Stéphane Frénot, Frédérique Laforest, Damien Reimert, and Amine Ghorbali
  • RasPiPCloud - A Light-weight Mobile Personal Cloud
    Milena Radenkovic and Natasa Milic-Frayling
  • PotatoNet - Robust Outdoor Testbed for WSNs Experiment
    Ulf Kulau, Sebastian Schildt, Stephan Rottmann, Björn Gernert, and Lars Wolf
  • pSync - A Peer-to-peer Sync Tool for Challenged Networks
    Partha Sarathi Paul, Bishakh Chandra Ghosh, Kingshuk De, Sujoy Saha, Subrata Nandi, and Sandip Chakraborty
  • DisToNet: Disconnection Tolerant Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks
    Emanuel Lima, Pedro Brandao, and Ana Aguiar
  • Wireless IP Mesh on Android for Fire-fighter Monitoring (Invited Demo)
    Ana Aguiar, Eduardo Soares, Pedro Brandão, Tiago Magalhães, José Maria Fernandes, and Ilídio Oliveira
17.30Workshop Closing