December 6–9, 2011
The University of Tokyo
Tokyo, Japan

CoNEXT'11 Technical Program

The archive of proceedings is available here.

Dec 6 (Tue)

8:30- Registration
  Ichijo Hall (Lobby)
9:00-17:30 Workshops
  IoTSP: Ichijo Hall Meeting Room
  SWID: Annex (Seihoku Gallery)
  Student Workshop: Ichijo Hall and Lobby
19:00-21:00 Student Dinner

Dec 7 (Wed)

8:30- Registration
  Ichijo Hall (Lobby)
9:00-9:15 Opening
  General chairs' slides
  PC chairs' slides
9:15-10:15 Keynote : "Death, taxes, advertising, and tracking", Paul Francis (MPI-SWS)
10:15-10:45 Coffee Break
  Ichijo Hall (Lobby)
10:45-12:25 Wireless I (Chair: Max Ott)
  Reclaiming the White Spaces: Spectrum Efficient Coexistence with Primary Users    (Slides)
George P Nychis (Carnegie Mellon University)
Ranveer Chandra (Microsoft Research)
Thomas Moscibroda (Microsoft Research Asia)
Ivan Tashev (Microsoft Research)
Peter Steenkiste (Carnegie Mellon University)
  Dynamic Channel, Rate Selection and Scheduling for White Spaces    (Slides)
Bozidar Radunovic (Microsoft Research)
Alexandre Proutiere (KTH, Sweden)
Dinan Gunawardena (Microsoft Research)
Peter Key (Microsoft Research)
  WiGEM: A Learning-Based Approach for Indoor Localization
Abhishek Goswami (Stony Brook University)
Luis Ortiz (Stony Brook University)
Samir R. Das (Stony Brook University)
  Concurrent Wi-Fi for Mobile Users: Analysis and Measurements    (Slides)
Hamed Soroush (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Peter Gilbert (Duke University)
Nilanjan Banerjee (University of Arkansas Fayetteville)
Brian Neil Levine (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Mark D. Corner (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Landon Cox (Duke University)
12:25-14:00 Lunch
  Ichijo Hall (Lobby)
14:00-15:40 Routing and TE (Chair: Simon Leinen)
  Address-based Route Reflection    (Slides)
Ruichuan Chen (Max Planck Institute for Software Systems)
Aman Shaikh (AT&T Labs - Research)
Jia Wang (AT&T Labs - Research)
Paul Francis (Max Planck Institute for Software Systems)
  On Route Aggregation
Franck Le (IBM T. J. Watson)
Geoffrey G Xie (Naval Postgraduate School)
Hui Zhang (Carnegie Mellon University)
  On the interaction of multiple routing algorithms
M. Abdul Alim (Lancaster University)
Timothy G. Griffin (University of Cambridge)
  MicroTE: Fine Grained Traffic Engineering for Data Centers
Theophilus Benson (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Ashok Anand (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Aditya Akella (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Ming Zhang (Microsoft Research)
15:40-16:10 Coffee Break
  Ichijo Hall (Lobby)
16:10-17:50 Wireless II (Chair: Peter Key)
  Anticipatory Wireless Bitrate Control for Blocks    (Slides)
Xiaozheng Tie (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Anand Seetharam (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Arun Venkataramani (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Deepak Ganesan (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Dennis Goeckel (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
  CAESAR: Carrier Sense-Based Ranging in Off-The-Shelf 802.11 Wireless LAN    (Slides)
Domenico Giustiniano (Disney Research)
Stefan Mangold (Disney Research)
  The Impact of Channel Bonding on 802.11n Network Management    (Slides)
Lara Deek (University of California Santa Barbara)
Eduard Garcia-Villegas (Technical University of Catalonia (UPC))
Elizabeth Belding (University of California Santa Barbara)
Sung-Ju Lee (HP Labs)
Kevin C Almeroth (University of California Santa Barbara)
  Snooze: Energy Management in 802.11n WLANs    (Slides)
Ki-Young Jang (University of Southern California)
Shuai Hao (University of Southern California)
Anmol Sheth (Technicolor Research)
Ramesh Govindan (University of Southern California)
17:50-18:00 Best Student Poster Awards

Dec 8 (Thu)

8:30- Registration
  Ichijo Hall (Lobby)
9:00-10:15 Measurement and Modeling I (Chair: Kensuke Fukuda)
  Rapid Detection of Maintenance Induced Changes in Service Performance (Best Paper Award)
Ajay Mahimkar (AT&T Labs - Research)
Zihui Ge (AT&T Labs - Research)
Jia Wang (AT&T Labs - Research)
Jennifer Yates (AT&T Labs - Research)
Yin Zhang (University of Texas at Austin)
Joanne Emmons (AT&T Labs - Research)
Brian Huntley (AT&T Inc.)
Mark Stockert (AT&T Labs - Research)
  Decentralized Prediction of End-to-End Network Performance Classes    (Slides)
Yongjun Liao (University of Liege)
Wei Du (University of Liege)
Pierre Geurts (University of Liege)
Guy Leduc (University of Liege)
  TRIO: Measuring Asymmetric Capacity with Three Minimum Round-Trip Times    (Slides)
Edmond W. W. Chan (Huawei Research, China)
Ang Chen (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
Xiapu Luo (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
Ricky K. P. Mok (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
Weichao Li (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
Rocky Chang (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
10:15-10:45 Coffee Break
  Ichijo Hall (Lobby)
10:45-12:25 Economic and Energy Issues (Chair: Roch Guerin)
  The Public Option: A non-regulatory alternative to Network Neutrality    (Slides)
Richard T. B. Ma (National University of Singapore)
Vishal Misra (Columbia University)
  CIPT: Using Tuangou to Reduce IP Transit Costs    (Slides)
Rade Stanojevic (Institute IMDEA Networks)
Ignacio Castro (Institute IMDEA Networks)
Sergey Gorinsky (Institute IMDEA Networks)
  Identifying and Using Energy-Critical Paths    (Slides)
Nedeljko Vasic (EPFL)
Dejan Novakovic (EPFL)
Satyam Shekhar (IIT Guwahati)
Prateek Bhurat (IIT Kanpur)
Marco Canini (EPFL)
Dejan Kostic (EPFL)
  Adapting Router Buffers for Energy Efficiency    (Slides)
Arun Vishwanath (University of Melbourne)
Vijay Sivaraman (University of New South Wales)
Zhi Zhao (University of New South Wales)
Craig L Russell (CSIRO)
Marina Thottan (Bell Labs)
12:25-14:00 Lunch
  Ichijo Hall (Lobby)
14:00-15:40 New Protocols and Architectures (Chair: Rocky K.C.Chang)
  ASAP: A Low-Latency Transport Layer    (Slides)
Wenxuan Zhou (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
Qingxi Li (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
Matthew Caesar (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
Brighten Godfrey (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
  TCP Fast Open    (Slides)
Sivasankar Radhakrishnan (University of California, San Diego)
Yuchung Cheng (Google Inc.)
Jerry Chu (Google Inc.)
Arvind Jain (Google Inc.)
Barath Raghavan (ICSI)
  Refector: Heuristic Header Error Recovery for Error-Tolerant Transmissions
Florian Schmidt (RWTH Aachen University)
Muhammad Hamad Alizai (RWTH Aachen University)
Ismet Aktas (RWTH Aachen University)
Klaus Wehrle (RWTH Aachen University)
  Pangolin: Speeding up Concurrent Messaging for Cloud-Based Social Gaming    (Slides)
Chao Zhang (Microsoft)
Cheng Huang (Microsoft Research)
Philip A. Chou (Microsoft Research)
Jin Li (Microsoft Research)
Sanjeev Mehrotra (Microsoft Research)
Keith W. Ross (Polytechnic Institute of NYU)
Hao Chen (Microsoft Corporation)
Felix Livni (Microsoft Corporation)
Jay Thaler (Microsoft Corporation)
15:40-16:10 Coffee Break
  Ichijo Hall (Lobby)
16:10-17:40 Panel Session: Interdisciplinary opportunities for networking researchers
  Mark Crovella (Boston University)
  Constantine Dovrolis (Georgia Tech)
  Roch Guerin (University of Pennsylvania)
  Peter Key (Microsoft Research - Cambridge UK)
  Venkat Padmanabhan (Microsoft Research - India)
  Tilman Wolf (University of Massachusetts - Amherst)
19:00-21:30 Banquet

Dec 9 (Fri)

8:30- Registration
  Ichijo Hall (Lobby)
9:00-10:15 Measurement and Modeling II (Chair: Zihui Ge)
  Shifting Network Tomography Toward A Practical Goal    (Slides)
Denisa Ghita (EPFL)
Can Karakus (Bilkent University)
Katerina Argyraki (EPFL)
Patrick Thiran (EPFL)
  Network Characteristics of Video Streaming Traffic    (Slides)
Ashwin S Rao (INRIA Sophia Antipolis)
Yeon-sup Lim (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Chadi Barakat (INRIA Sophia Antipolis)
Arnaud Legout (INRIA Sophia Antipolis)
Don Towsley (University of Massachusetts at Amherst)
Walid Dabbous (INRIA Sophia Antipolis)
  Assessing IPv6 Through Web Access - A Measurement Study and Its Findings    (Slides)
Mehdi Nikkhah (University of Pennsylvania)
Roch Guerin (University of Pennsylvania)
Yiu Lee (Comcast Corporation)
Richard Woundy (Comcast Corporation)
10:15-10:45 Coffee Break
  Ichijo Hall (Lobby)
10:45-12:25 Routers and Net Management (Chair: Constantine Dovrolis)
  TreeCAM: Decoupling Updates and Lookups in Packet Classification    (Slides)
Balajee Vamanan (Purdue University)
T. N. Vijaykumar (Purdue University)
  Deja Vu: Fingerprinting Network Problems
Ranjita Bhagwan (Microsoft Research India)
Lorenzo De Carli (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Venkata N. Padmanabhan (Microsoft Research India)
Krishna P. N. Puttaswamy (Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent)
  SMALTA: Practical and Near-Optimal FIB Aggregation    (Slides)
Zartash Afzal Uzmi (Lahore University of Management Sciences)
Markus Nebel (University of Kaiserslautern)
Ahsan Tariq (Max Planck Institute for Software Systems)
Sana Jawad (Lahore University of Management Sciences)
Ruichuan Chen (Max Planck Institute for Software Systems)
Aman Shaikh (AT&T Labs - Research)
Jia Wang (AT&T Labs - Research)
Paul Francis (Max Planck Institute for Software Systems)
  Verifying and enforcing network paths with ICING    (Slides)
Jad Naous (MIT)
Michael Walfish (UT Austin)
Antonio Nicolosi (Stevens Institute of Technology)
David Mazières (Stanford)
Michael Miller (UT Austin)
Arun Seehra (UT Austin)
12:25-12:40 Closing