15th ACM International Symposium on Mobility Management and Wireless Access
Miami Beach, USA -- November 21-25, 2017


Tentative Program Schedule

Black = full paper (25-min oral presentation) / Red = short paper (15-min oral presentation)

Friday, November 24

7:30 AM

Registration Opens

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Welcome Messsage from the Co-Chairs

8:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Mobility Analysis and Detection

An Innovative Dynamic Bit Rate Streaming Approach to Improve Mobile User Multimedia Quality of Experience
Charles Hallan Santos (Instituto Federal de Educação, Ciência e Tecnologia do Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil); Felipe Sampaio Dantas Silva (Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil); Augusto J. Venancio Neto (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN), Brazil & Instituto de Telecomunicações Aveiro, Portugal)
Meeting Room State Detection using Environmental Wi-Fi Signature
Jian Wu, Soumya Jyoti Behera and Radu Stoleru (Texas A&M University, USA)
A Flow Control Policy Based on the Class of Applications of the Vehicular Networks
Rodolfo Meneguette (Instituto Federal de Educação, Ciência e Tecnologia de São Paulo, Brazil); Luis Hideo V. Nakamura (Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of São Paulo & IFSP, Brazil)

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Coffee Break

10:15 AM - 11:15 PM

Keynot Speech

Key Concepts and Algorithms for Wireless Power Transfer in Adhoc Communication Networks
Sotiris Nikoletseas (Patras University and CTI, Greece)

11:15 AM - 12:20 PM

Optimization and Performance

Multipath TCP in Smartphones: Impact on Performance, Energy, and CPU Utilization
Swetank Kumar Saha, Abhishek Kannan, Geunhyung Lee, Nishant Ravichandran, Parag Kamalakar Medhe, Naved Merchant and Dimitrios Koutsonikolas (University at Buffalo, SUNY, USA)
Decentralised Data Piggybacking and Link Scheduling for Reliable Broadcast in VANETs
Guangbing Xiao (University of Otago, New Zealand); Haibo Zhang (Universtiy of Otago, New Zealand); Zhiyi Huang and Yawen Chen (University of Otago, New Zealand)
NQ-GPLS: N-Queen Inspired Gateway Placement and Learning Automata-based Gateway Selection in Wireless Mesh Network
Afsaneh Razi and Kien Hua (University of Central Florida, USA); Akbar Majidi (Shanghai Jiao Tong University, P.R. China)

12:20 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch Break

1:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Poster Sessions and Discussions

Saturday, November 25

7:30 AM

Registration Opens

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Wireless Communications and Applications

Design and Analysis of Virtualized Caching Service on Cellular Infrastructure
Seonghoon Moon (Yonsei University, Korea); Yoonsu Shin (School of Integrated Technology, Yonsei University, Korea); Sunyoung Chung and Songkuk Kim (Yonsei University, Korea)
An Ultra-Wide Overlay Cognitive Radio System for Wireless Backhauling for Small Cells
Michael Doering and Anatolij Zubow (Technische Universität Berlin, Germany); Pablo Leyva (AED Engineering GmbH, Germany); Adam Wolisz (TUB, Germany)
Identifying Channel Saturation in Wi-Fi Networks via Passive Monitoring of IEEE 802.11 Beacon Jitter
Laudin Molina (IMT Atlantique & Université Européene de Bretagne, France); Alberto P Blanc (IMT Atlantique, France); Nicolas Montavont (Institut Mines Telecom / Telecom Bretagne, France); Ljiljana Simić (RWTH Aachen University, Germany)
Outdoor Range Measurements in sub-GHz License-free Radio Bands under Realistic Conditions
Stefan Weidling and Mario Schoelzel (IHP, Germany); Michael Maaser and Matthias Taubert (Green Way Systems GmbH, Germany); Nicole Todtenberg and Thomas Basmer (IHP, Germany)

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Coffee Break

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Network Virtualization and Software-Defined Networks

Modular Redundancy for Cloud based IMS Robustness
Muhammad Taqi Raza (UCLA & Qualcomm, USA); Hsiao-Yun Tseng (University of California, Los Angeles, USA); ChangLong Li (University of Science and Technology of China, P.R. China); Songwu Lu (University of California at Los Angeles, USA)
A Defense System for Defeating DDoS Attacks in SDN based Networks
Adel Alshamrani, Ankur Chowdhary, Duo Lu, Sandeep Pisharody and Dijiang Huang (Arizona State University, USA)
Locator/Identifier Separation-based SDWN for Mobility Management
Eunil Antonio Seo (Sungkyunkwan University, Korea); Slava Zalyubovskiy (SungKyunKwan University, Korea); Tai-Myoung Chung (Sungkyunkwan University, Korea)
A Generic And Configurable Topology Discovery Service For Software Defined Wireless Multi-Hop Network
Lunde Chen (LAAS-CNRS & INSA-Toulouse, France); Slim Abdellatif (CNRS/LAAS & Université de Toulouse, INSA, LAAS, France); Pascal Berthou (CNRS/LAAS - Université de Toulouse, France); Kokouvi Bénoît Nougnanke (LAAS-CNRS, France & ENSA Khouribga, Morocco); Thierry Gayraud (LAAS-CNRS, Université de Toulouse, France)

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch Break

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Wireless Sensor Networks

A Hybrid Solution for 3D Location and Time Synchronization in WSN
Cristiano Cardoso (University of Campinas, Brazil); Daniel L. Guidoni (Federal University of São João Del-Rei, Brazil); Bruno Yuji Lino Kimura (Federal University of Sao Paulo (UNIFESP), Brazil); Leandro Aparecido Villas (UNICAMP, Brazil)
An Evolutionary Graph-Based Approach for Managing Self-Organized IoT Networks
Yara Mahfood Haddad and Hesham Ali (University of Nebraska Omaha, USA)
Closed Peripheral Coverage in Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks
Amor Lalama (University of Bourgogne Fanche-Comté FEMTO-ST Institute, France); Nesrine Khernane (University of Franche-Comté, France); Ahmed Mostefaoui (Université de Franche Comté, France)

3:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Coffee Break

3:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Vehicular networks

Towards a formal analysis of MQTT protocol in the context of communicating vehicles
Samir Chouali (Université de Franche Comté, France); Azzedine Boukerch (University of Ottawa, Canada); Ahmed Mostefaoui (Université de Franche Comté, France)
Using Mathematical Methods against Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks in VANET
Youssef Lahrouni (University of Quebec Trois-Rivieres, Canada); Amar Bensaber Boucif (University of Quebec, Trois Rivieres, Canada); Caroly Pereira (University of Quebec Trois Rivieres, Canada); Ismail Biskri (Quebec University at Trois-Rivieres, Canada)
2hGAR: 2-Hops Geographical Anycast Routing Protocol for Vehicle-to-Infrastructure communications
Luis F Urquiza-Aguiar (Escuela Politécnica Nacional, Ecuador & Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Spain); Mónica Aguilar Igartua (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Spain); Carolina Tripp-Barba (Universidad Autonoma de Sinaloa, Mexico); Xavier Calderón (Escuela Politécnica Nacional, Ecuador)
High Awareness Adaptive Beaconing Based on Fuzzy Logic in VANET
Mohammed Alhameed and Imad Mahgoub (Florida Atlantic University, USA)

5:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Closing Remarks