11th Italian Networking Workshop

Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy – January 15-17, 2014

 Wednesday, Jan. 15thThursday, Jan. 16thFriday, Jan. 17th
8:00 - 8:15 Welcome address Session 4:
Cloud networking and virtualization
Session 7
Emerging network architectures
8:15 - 10:00 Session 1:
Green wireless networks
10:00 - 10:20 Coffee break Coffee break Coffee break
10:20 - 10:30 Session 5:
Network performance and monitoring
Session 8:
Information-centric and P2P networking
10:30 - 12:00 Session 2:
Energy-aware networking
12:00 - 17:00 Long break and coffee Long break and coffee
17:00 - 17:45 Tutorial session Session 6:
Emergency networks
17:45 - 18:40 Session 3:
Wireless networks algorithms and performance
18:40 - 19:30 Challenging topic:
Microfluidic networking
19:30 - 19:50 Challenging topic:
Data analytics
19:50 - 19:55  
20:00 - 21:30 Social dinner
21:30 - 23:00 Project coordination meeting



[ List of Participants ]


[ Download Technical Program in PDF ]


Wednesday, January 15th

8:00 – 8:15 Welcome Address  [ PDF ]
8:15 - 10:00 Session 1: Green wireless networks
  Chair: Michele Rossi
  Invited presentation: A new WiFi energy model with experimental validation
A. Azcorra
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  Context Management in Energy-efficient Radio Access Networks
Alessandro Redondi, Ilario Filippini, Antonio Capone
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  Towards Zero Grid Electricity Networking: Powering BSs with Renewable Energy Sources
Marco Ajmone Marsan, Giuseppina Bucalo, Alfonso Di Caro, Michela Meo, Yi Zhang
[ PDF ]
  On the Performance of Lossy Compression Schemes for Energy Constrained Sensor Networking
Davide Zordan, Borja Martinez, Ignasi Vilajosana and Michele Rossi
[ PDF ]
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 - 12:00 Session 2: Energy aware networking
  Chair: Luca Chiaraviglio
  OSPF optimization via dynamic network management for green IP networks
Antonio Capone, Carmelo Cascone, Luca G. Gianoli, Brunilde Sansò
[ PDF ]
  Adaptive Frequency Control of Packet Processing Engines in Core Networks
Roberto Bruschi, Franco Davoli, Maurizio Mongelli
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  A Closed-Form Model for the IEEE 802.3az Network and Power Performance
R. Bolla, R. Bruschi, A. Carrega, F. Davoli, P. Lago
[ PDF ]
  Privacy-Enhanced Load Scheduling of Domestic Appliances in Smart Grids
Cristina Rottondi and Giacomo Verticale
[ PDF ]
12:00 - 17:00 Long break and coffee
17:00 - 17:45 Tutorial session
  Cognitive Access Policies under a Primary ARQ process via Forward-Backward Interference Cancellation
Michele Zorzi
[ PDF ]
17:45 - 19:50 Session 3: Wireless networks algorithms and performance
  Chair: Giovanni Schembra
  Behavioral analysis of human mobile communications
S. Gaito, C. Quadri, G.P. Rossi, M. Zignani
  A Passive Solution for Interference Estimation in WiFi Networks
Claudio Rossi, Claudio Casetti, Carla-Fabiana Chiasserini
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  A game-theoretic model of timing-channel-based anti-jamming techniques in wireless networks
S. D’Oro, L. Galluccio, G. Morabito, S. Palazzo, L. Chen, F. Martignon
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  Adaptive retry limit setting for video delay/distortion control in IEEE 802.11e ad-hoc networks
Fulvio Babich, Massimiliano Comisso, Riccardo Corrado
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  A First Implementation and Evaluation of the IEEE 802.11aa Group Addressed Transmission Service
Pablo Salvador, Luca Cominardi, Francesco Gringoli, Pablo Serrano
[ PDF ]


Thursday, January 16th

8:00 - 10:00 Session 4: Cloud networking and virtualization
  Chair: Roberto Bruschi
  An Analytical Approach to Design Network Function Virtualization capabilities for a Telco Operator Network
Simona Cappello, Alfio Lombardo, Antonio Manzalini, Vincenzo Riccobene, Giovanni Schembra
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  Live Migration of Virtual Network Functions in Cloud-Based Edge Networks
Walter Cerroni, Franco Callegati
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  Software router migration: an experimental evaluation
Daniele Carletti, Vincenzo Eramo, Antonio Cianfrani, Emanuele Miucci
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  SOLEIL - Streaming Of Large-scale Events over Internet cLouds
A. Amirante, T. Castaldi, L. Miniero, S.P. Romano
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  Understanding the Dynamic Behaviour of the Google Congestion Control for RTCWeb
Luca De Cicco, Gaetano Carlucci, Saverio Mascolo
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10:00 - 10:20 Coffee break
10:20 - 12:00 Session 5: Network performance and monitoring
  Chair: Cristina Rottondi
  Network optimization problems subject to max-min fair flow allocation
Edoardo Amaldi, Antonio Capone, Stefano Coniglio, and Luca G. Gianoli
[ PDF ]
  Router-based and client-based platforms for performance measurement and censorship detection
Giuseppe Aceto, Alessio Botta , Walter de Donato, Antonio Pescapé, Giorgio Ventre
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  Performance analysis of LTE downlink signals time of arrival estimation for opportunistic positioning
Marco Driusso, Fulvio Babich
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  Robust, Optimal, and Secure Protocols in the IETF 6TiSCH stack
N. Accettura, G. Boggia, L. A. Grieco, G. Piro
[ PDF ]
12:00 - 17:00 Long break and coffee
17:00 - 18:40 Session 6: Emergency networks
  Chair: Maurizio Casoni
  Managing Challenges to Effective Emergency Management: The Added Value of E-SPONDER in Mitigating Challenges Arising from Emergency Situations
Emilie van der Spil, Maaike Schaap, Werner Overdijk, Priscilla Pouschat, Frederique Giroud, Claude Picard
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  The Communication Infrastructure for Future Emergency Systems
M. Casoni, D. Saladino, A. Marousis, K. Maliatsos, A. Karagiannis
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  The E-SPONDER system test-bed
Alex Bartzas, Julien Castet, Tonny Velin, Anastasis Tzoumpas, Kai Hackbarth
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  Sensor networks for the first responder of the future
J. Wagner, N. Joram, B. Al-Qudsi, F. Ellinger, L. Caldani, R. Paradiso, D. Karamitros, A. Bartzas, R. Gentsch, K. Maliatsos, A. Marousis, A. Karagiannis
[ PDF ]
18:40 - 19:30 Challenging topic: Microfluidic networking
  Chair: Stefano Giordano
  When bits get wet: Introduction to microfluidic networking
Andrea Zanella, Andrea Biral
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  Microfluidic Communication and Networking: a challenging research area
L. Donvito, L. Galluccio, A. Lombardo, and G. Morabito
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19:30 - 19:55 Challenging topic: Data analytics
  Chair: Stefano Giordano
  Rating raters by their ratings: an iterative approach to weight conference peer reviews
A. Spalvieri, G. Bianchi, M. Magarini, S. Mandelli
[ PDF ]
20:00 - 21:30 SOCIAL DINNER
21:30 - 23:00 Project coordination meeting


Friday, January 17th

8:00 - 10.00 Session 7: Emerging network architectures
  Chair: Walter Cerroni
  Unbundling in optical access networks based on PON: results from the PRIN project “ROAD-NGN"
Roberto Gaudino, Romeo Giuliano, Franco Mazzenga, Luca Valcarenghi, Francesco Vatalaro
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  Energy-Efficient Routing and Wavelength Assignment in Translucent Optical Networks
Angelo Coiro, Marco Listanti, Francesco Matera
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  Multi-stage switching networks for waveguide optical technology
Dario Garao, Guido Maier, Achille Pattavina
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  Scalability Analysis of SDN-controlled Optical Ring MAN with Hybrid Traffic
Carla Raffaelli, Norvald Stol, Raimena Veisllari
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  Stateful Openflow: reclaiming smartness in "dumb" openflow switches
G. Bianchi, M. Bonola, A. Capone, C. Cascone
10:00 - 10:20 Coffee break
10:20 - 12:00 Session 8: Information-centric and peer-to-peer networking
  Chair: Riccardo Corrado
  A ICN based Service Platform for Smart City
G. Piro, I. Cianci, L. A. Grieco, G. Boggia, P. Camarda
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  Efficient Network Content Distribution: Analyzing Caching Performance of CCN and CDN Architectures
Michele Mangili, Fabio Martignon, Antonio Capone
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  Towards Communication Strategies for Platooning: Simulative, Experimental, and Theoretic Evaluation
Michele Segata, Bastian Bloessl, Stefan Joerer, Christoph Sommer, Mario Gerla, Renato Lo Cigno, Falko Dressler
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  Real Time Streaming Experiments in Wireless Community Networks
Luca Baldesi, Leonardo Maccari, Renato Lo Cigno
[ PDF ]