Technical Program

Wednesday, 6 January 2016



T1-1: Sensor Networks

Narayan Mandayam

T2-1: Security and Trust

Rahul Mangharam

Transformational Opportunities for Healthcare Enabled by Sensing and Data Analytics

Manish Gupta (Xerox Research Centre, India)

Efficient and Privacy-Preserving Access to Sensor Data for Internet of Things (IoT) based Services

Paramasiven Appavoo and Mun Choon Chan (National University of Singapore, Singapore); Bhojan Anand (National University of Singapore & Anuflora International, Singapore); Ee-Chien Chang (National University of Singapore, Singapore)

Energy Efficient Learning and Classification for Distributed Sensing

Yuan Li and Pulkit Grover (Carnegie Mellon University, USA)

Analysis of Trust Models in Mobile Ad hoc Networks — A Simulation Based Study

Bata Krishna Tripathy (Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar, India); Padmalochan Bera (IIT Bhubaneswar, India); Mohammad Ashiqur Rahman (Tennessee Tech University, USA)

End-to-end reliability- and delay-aware scheduling with slot sharing for wireless sensor networks

Masafumi Hashimoto, Naoki Wakamiya and Masayuki Murata (Osaka University, Japan); Yasutaka Kawamoto (Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd. & Japan, Japan); Kiyoshi Fukui (Corporate R\&D Center, Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd., Japan)

Image-Based Data Interfaces Revisited: Barcodes and Watermarks for the Mobile and Digital Worlds

Gaurav Sharma (Univ. of Rochester, USA)

Pairing Based Mutual Healing in Wireless Sensor Networks

Sarita Agrawal (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, India); Jay Patel (Chaudhary Technical Institute, India); Manik Lal Das (DAIICT, India)

Establishing trust relationships in OppNets using Merkle trees

Asma'a Ahmad, Majeed Alajeely and Robin Doss (Deakin University, Australia)



T1-2: Smart Grid and Cyber-Physical Systems

Panagiotis Papadimitriou

T2-2: Vehicular Networks

Sayandeep Sen

Defending Against Strategic Adversaries in Dynamic Pricing Markets for Smart Grids

Paul Wood and Saurabh Bagchi (Purdue University, USA); Alefiya Hussain (USC/ISI, USA)

Enabling Targeted Communication Between Drivers

Rufeng Meng (University of South Carolina, USA); Romit Roy Choudhury (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA); Song Wang and Srihari Nelakuditi (University of South Carolina, USA)

iPlug: Decentralised Dispatch of Distributed Generation

Subendhu Rongali (IBM Research, India); Tanuja Ganu and Vijay Arya (IBM Research - India, India); Shivkumar Kalyanaraman (IBM Research - India, Bangalore, India)

RoadSphygmo: Using Barometer for Traffic Congestion Detection

Anuj Dimri, Harsimran Singh and Naveen Aggarwal (Panjab University, India); Bhaskaran Raman (Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India); Divya Bansal (PEC University of Technology, India); K. K. Ramakrishnan (University of California, Riverside, USA)

Three Challenges in Cyber-Physical Systems

Rahul Mangharam (UPenn, USA)

On Design and Implementation of A Scalable And Reliable Sync System For Delay Tolerant Challenged Networks

Partha Sarathi Paul and Bishakh Chandra Ghosh (National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, India); Kingshuk De (National Institute of Technology Durgapur, India); Sujoy Saha (National Institute of Technology, India); Subrata Nandi (National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, India); Subhanjan Saha and Indrajit Bhattacharya (Kalyani Government Engineering College, India); Sandip Chakraborty (Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India)

Thursday, 7 January 2016



T1-3: Cognitive Radio Networks

Sukumar Nandi

T2-3: Cloud Computing and Applications

Pradipta De

k -Channel Connected Topology Control Algorithm for Cognitive Radio Networks

Ram Narayan Yadav (Indian Institute of Technology Patna, India); Rajiv Misra (Indian Institute of Technology, India)

Per-VM Page Cache Partitioning for Cloud Computing Platforms

Prateek Sharma (UMass Amherst, USA); Purushottam Kulkarni (Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India); Prashant Shenoy (University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA)

Spectrum Sharing: How Much to Give

D. Manjunath, Dileep Kumar and Jayakrishnan Nair (IIT Bombay, India)

Implementation of Virtual Sensors for Building a Sensor-Cloud Environment

Atrayee Gupta and Nandini Mukherjee (Jadavpur University, India)

Characterization of the Missed Spectrum-Access Opportunities Under Dynamic Spectrum Sharing

Nilesh V Khambekar (University at Buffalo, USA); Chad M Spooner (NorthWest Research Associates, USA); Vipin Chaudhary (University at Buffalo, SUNY, USA)

Benchmarks to Compare Cloud Service Providers for Seamless Customer Migration

Kaliappa Ravindran (City University of New York, USA); Arun Adiththan (City University of New York - CUNY Graduate Center, USA); Michael Iannelli (City University of New York (CUNY - City Colllege), USA)

Cognitive Algorithms for LTE Cloud-RAN

Vyankatesh Porwal (Samsung Research India Bangalore, India); Sriram N. Kizhakkemadam (Samsung Research India - Bangalore, India); Arzad Kherani (Samsung Research India Bangalore, India); Bala Kama Raju Chintapenta (Samsung R&D Institute India - Bangalore, India); Soumendra Nath Datta (Nokia Networks - Bangalore, India); Nagacharan Udupi (Samsung Electronics, India)

cStream: Cloud based high performance video delivery network

Vijay Mann (IBM Research, New Delhi, India); Aastha Tripathi (IIT-Delhi, India); Sugata Ghosal (IBM India Research Lab, India)

Energy efficient rate coverage with base station switching and load sharing in cellular networks

S. Sandeep Kumar and Abhinav Kumar (Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, India)

Cost-aware Capacity Provisioning for Fault-tolerant Geo-distributed Data Centers

Rakesh Tripathi (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India); Vignesh S. (IIT Guwahati, India); Venkatesh Tamarapalli (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India)



T1-4: Wireless Networks

Shrihari Nelakuditi

T2-4: Physical Layer Communications

Chandramani Singh

Leveraging the Trade-off Between Spatial Reuse and Channel Contention in Wireless Mesh Networks

Subhrendu Chattopadhyay (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India); Sandip Chakraborty (Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India); Sukumar Nandi (Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, India)

An Improved Multiple Feedback Successive Interference Cancellation Algorithm for MIMO Detection

Manish Mandloi, Mohammed Hussain and Vimal Bhatia (Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India)

An Efficient Algorithm for PMFAP

Priya Ranjan Sinha Mahapatra and Soumen Atta (University of Kalyani, India)

Cumulant Based Automatic Modulation Classification of QPSK, OQPSK, 8-PSK and 16-PSK

Dibyajyoiti Das and Prabin Kumar Bora (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India); Ratnajit Bhattacharjee (Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, India)

Real-time indoor localization and mapping using digitally coded RF waves with implementation on FPGA

Amartansh Dubey (Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, India); Samruddhi Deshmukh, Kishore Bhurchandi and Abhay Gandhi (Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur, India)

Design of Compact Bent Dipole Antenna and its Array with High Gain performance for GPS Application

Swetha Amit (M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology, India)

Friday, 8 January 2016



T1-5: Heterogeneous Networks

Vinayak Naik

T2-5: Complex Networks

Shivkumar Kalyanaraman

5G as the Connectivity Fabric of IoT

Aloknath De (Samsung, India)

Conflict Graph based Community Detection

Priti Singh and Abhishek Chakraborty (Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, India); Manoj Bs (Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology & California Institute of Telecommunication and IT, India)

Optimal User Association in Multi-user MIMO Small Cell Networks

Sreenath Ramanath (Lekha Wireless Solutions, India); Mérouane Debbah (Huawei, France); Eitan Altman (INRIA, France)

A study of the structure and vulnerabilities of metropolitan area networks

Madhav Marathe (Virginia Tech, USA); Ravi Sundaram (Northeastern University, USA); Sunil Thulasidasan (Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA)

Energy Efficient Downlink Scheduling in LTE-Advanced Networks

Hajar Mahdavi-Doost (Rutgers University, USA); Narayan Prasad (NEC Labs America, Princeton, USA); Sampath Rangarajan (NEC Labs America, USA)

Estimating the Real with the Virtual: How does the Accuracy Relate to the Internet Penetration?

Ignacio Castro (Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom); Sergey Gorinsky (IMDEA Networks Institute, Spain)

Towards A Crowdsourcing-Based Transmission Paradigm in Heterogeneous Networks

Ye Wang (Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate School, P.R. China); Guanghui Yu (ZTE Corporation, P.R. China); Shaohua Wu (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China); Qinyu Zhang (Shenzhen Graduate School, Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)

Computational and network cost of training distributed Support Vector Machines for large genomics data

Nawanol Theera-Ampornpunt, Seong Gon Kim, Asish Ghoshal, Saurabh Bagchi, Ananth Grama and Somali Chaterji (Purdue University, USA)

Performance Modeling and Analysis of High Throughput Wireless Media Access with QoS in Noisy Channel for Different Traffic Conditions

Raja Karmakar (Techno India College of Technology, India); Pravati Swain (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India); Samiran Chattopadhyay (Jadavpur University, India); Sandip Chakraborty (Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India)

OpenAirInterface: 5G software alliance for democratizing wireless innovation

Rohit Gupta, Eurecom FRANCE (Guest Speaker)



T1-6: Networking Technology

Vijay Mann

T2-6: Spectrum Sensing

D Manjunath

Should paced TCP Reno replace CUBIC in Linux?

Santosh Chavan (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)

Energy-Based Bayesian Spectrum Sensing Over $\alpha{-}\mu$ / Stacy / Generalized Gamma Fading Channels

Sanjeev Gurugopinath (PES University, India)

Quality of Experience Assessment of Rate Adaptation Algorithms in DASH: An Experimental Study

Hema Kumar Yarnagula (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India); Shubham Luhadia (IIT Guwahati, India); Soumak Datta and Venkatesh Tamarapalli (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India)

Energy Detection Based Spectrum Sensing Over eta-lambda-mu Fading Channel

Kamal Captain (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, India); Manjunath V. Joshi (DA-IICT, India)

ES2: Managing Link Level Parameters for Elevating Data Rate and Stability in High Throughput WLAN

Sandip Chakraborty (Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India); Subhrendu Chattopadhyay (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India)

Estimation of Integration Interval of Energy Detector in UWB using CS

S. Josephine, Anil Mahanta and Sonali Chouhan (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India)



T1-7: Large-Scale Networks

Animesh Mukherjee

T2-7: Information Dissemination

Saurabh Bagchi

DistNSE: Distributed Network Service Embedding Across Multiple Providers

Ahmed Abujoda and Panagiotis Papadimitriou (Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany)

A Framework of Community Inspired Distributed Message Dissemination and Emergency Alert Response System over Smart Phones

Abhiroop Bhatnagar, Amit Kumar and Ratan Ghosh (IIT Kanpur, India); Rudrapatna K Shyamasundar (Indian Institute of Technology Bombay & Departmnet of Computer Science and Engineering, India)

Evolving Models for Meso-Scale Structures

Akrati Saxena and S. r. s. Iyengar (Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, India)

Best-effort Delivery of Emergency Messages in Post-disaster Scenario with Content-based Filtering and Priority-enhanced PRoPHET over DTN

Suman Bhattacharjee (Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata, India); Souvik Basu and Siuli Roy (Heritage Institute of Technology, India); Sipra DasBit (Bengal Engineering and Science University, India)