Workshop Program


8:00 - 8:30 AM


8:30 - 8:40 AM

Opening Remarks: Arun Sen, Michalis Faloutsos, Yuval Shavitt, Program Co-Chairs

8:40 - 9:40 AM

Keynote Talk 1:

  • Random Graphs with Bounded Degrees

Eli Ben Naim, Los Alamos National Laboratory

9:40 - 10:00 AM

  • Modeling and Characterization of Urban Vehicular Mobility using Web Cameras

Gautam Thakur1, Pan Hui2, Ahmed Helmy1

1University of Florida, Florida, USA

2Deutsche Telekom Laboratories, Germany

10:00 - 10:20 AM

 Coffee Break

10:20 - 12:00 Noon

  • Analyzing Collaboration Networks Using Simplicial Complexes: A Case Study

Terrence J. Moore1, Robert J. Drost1, Prithwish Basu 2, Ram Ramanathan2,

Ananthram Swami1

1Army Research Laboratory, MD, USA

2Raytheon BBN Technologies, USA

  • Understanding Spatial Relationships in Resource Usage in Cellular Data Networks

Utpal Paul1, Anand Prabhu Subramanian 2, Milind Madhav Buddhikot3, Samir R. Das 1

1Stony Brook University, USA

2Alcatel-Lucent USA Inc, USA

3Alcatel-Lucent Bell Laboratories, USA

  • On Growth of Limited Scale-Free Overlay Network Topologies

Eyuphan Bulut, Boleslaw K Szymanski

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA

  • Inferring Geography from BGP Raw Data

Enrico Gregori1, Alessandro Improta 1,2, Luciano Lenzini 2, Lorenzo Rossi 1, Luca Sani 3

1Institute of Informatics and Telematics, Italian National Research Council, Pisa, Italy

2University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy

3 IMT - Institute for Advanced Studies, Lucca, Italy

  • Learning Graph Structures in Discrete Markov Random Fields

Rui Wu 1, R. Srikant 1, Jian Ni 2

1University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA

2IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, USA

12:00 - 1:30 PM

Lunch Break

1:30 - 2:30 PM

Keynote Talk 2:

  • Hourglass-like networks: from protocol stacks to developing embryos

Constantine Dovrolis, Georgia Institute of Technology

2:30 - 3:10 PM

  • Edge-preserving self-healing: keeping network backbones densely connected

Atish Das Sarma 1, Amitabh Trehan 2

1Google, Mountain View, CA, USA

2Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

  • Low-Stretch Greedy Embedding Heuristics

Andrej Cvetkovski, Mark Crovella

Boston University, USA

3:10 - 3:30 PM

Coffee Break

3:30 - 4:30 PM

  • Multiple Random Walks to Uncover Short Paths in Power Law Networks

Bruno Ribeiro 1, Prithwish Basu 2, Don Towsley 1

1University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA

2Raytheon BBN Technologies, USA

  • Impact of power-law topology on IP-level routing dynamics: simulation results

Genevieve Amelie Medem, Clémence Magnien, Fabien Tarissan

CNRS and University of Pierre et Marie Curie, France

  • Data Gathering in Networks of Bacteria Colonies: Collective Sensing and Relaying Using Molecular Communication

Arash Einolghozati, Mohsen Sardari, Ahmad Beirami, Faramarz Fekri

Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA

4:30 - 5:30 PM

Panel Discussion