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HotEmNets' 08 Technical Program

Day Time Plenary
Mon 08:00 AM-08:30 AM Breakfast
  08:30 AM-09:30 AM Workshop panel
  09:30 AM-10:00 AM Break I
  10:00 AM-11:30 AM S1: Application
  11:30 AM-01:00 PM Lunch
  01:00 PM-02:30 PM S2: Localization and Service
  02:30 PM-03:00 PM Break II
  03:00 PM-04:30 PM S3: Tools
Tue 08:00 AM-08:30 AM Breakfast -
  08:30 AM-10:00 AM S4: Wireless Links
  10:00 AM-10:30 AM Break III
  10:30 AM-12:00 PM S5: Communication
  12:00 PM-01:30 PM Lunch -
  01:30 PM-03:00 PM S6: Programming
  03:00 PM-03:30 PM Break IV
  03:30 PM-05:00 PM S7: System Architecture

Monday, Jun 2

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM


8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Panel: World Wide Sensor Web -- Dream or Reality
Kamin Whitehouse (University of Virginia, USA), Mani Srivastava (University of California, Los Angeles, USA) , Jie Liu (Microsoft Research, USA)

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Break I

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

S1: Application  Session Chair:  Sang H. Son

SPOTLIGHT: Personal Natural Resource Consumption Profiler
Younghun Kim (University of California, Los Angeles, USA); Zainul Charbiwala (University of California, Los Angeles, USA); Akhilesh Singhania (University of California, Los Angeles, USA); Thomas Schmid (University of California, Los Angeles, USA); Mani Srivastava (University of California, Los Angeles, USA)
The Second Life of a Sensor: Integrating Real-world Experience in Virtual Worlds using Mobile Phones
Mirco Musolesi (Dartmouth College, USA); Emiliano Miluzzo (Dartmouth College, USA); Nicholas Lane (Dartmouth College, USA); Shane Eisenman (Columbia University, USA); Tanzeem Choudhury (Dartmouth College, USA); Andrew Campbell (Dartmouth College, USA)
Towards Discovering Data Center Genome Using Sensor Nets
Jie Liu (Microsoft Research, USA); Nissanka Priyantha (Microsoft, USA); Feng Zhao (Microsoft Research, USA); Chieh-Jan Mike Liang (Johns Hopkins University, USA); Qiang Wang (Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China)

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM


1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

S2: Localization and Service  Session Chair: Radu Stoleru

Towards Precise Indoor RF Localization
Akos Ledeczi (Vanderbilt University, USA)
A Microscopic Examination of an RSSI-Signature-Based Indoor Localization System
Tsung-Han Lin (National Taiwan University, Taiwan); Seng Yong Lau (National Taiwan University, Taiwan); Polly Huang (National Taiwan University, Taiwan)
Event-triggered Location Aware Data Services in Mobile WSN
Liang Hong (Huazhong University of Science and Technology, P.R. China); Yafeng Wu (University of Virginia, USA); Sang Son (University of Virginia, USA)

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Break II

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

S3: Tools  Session Chair: Jie Liu

A Global-State Perspective on Sensor Network Debugging
Menno Lodder (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands); Gertjan Halkes (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands); Koen Langendoen (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands)
The Case for Predicate-Oriented Debugging of Sensornets
Arsalan Tavakoli (UC Berkeley, USA); David Culler (University of California at Berkeley, USA); Scott Shenker (U. C. Berkeley and ICSI, USA)
Parsimonious Mobility Classification using GSM and WiFi Traces

Min Mun (UCLA, USA); Deborah Estrin (UCLA, USA);  Jeff Burke (UCLA, USA);  Mark Hansen (UCLA, USA)

Tuesday, Jun 3

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Breakfast -

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

S4: Wireless Links  Session Chair: Gang Zhou

DUCHY: Double Cost Field Hybrid Link Estimation for Low-Power Wireless Sensor Networks
Daniele Puccinelli (University of Notre Dame, USA); Martin Haenggi (University of Notre Dame, USA)
Towards Short-Term Wireless Link Quality Estimation
Alexander Becher (RWTH Aachen University, Germany); Olaf Landsiedel (RWTH Aachen University, Germany); Klaus Wehrle (RWTH Aachen University, Germany)
Wireless Sensor Networking for "Hot" Applications
Gianni Giorgetti (Universita' di Firenze and Arizona State University, Italy); Sandeep Gupta (Arizona State University, USA); Kenneth Bannister (Arizona State University, USA)

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Break III

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

S5: Communication Session Chair: Kamin Whitehouse.

On Using Weather Information for Efficient Remote Data Collection in WSN
Woochul Kang (University of Virginia, USA); John Stankovic (University of Virginia, USA); Sang Son (University of Virginia, USA)
Approaching the Maximum 802.15.4 Multi-hop Throughput
Fredrik Osterlind (SICS, Sweden); Adam Dunkels (Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden)
Energy-Reliability Trade-offs in Sensor Networks
Neerja Bhatnagar (University of California, Santa Cruz, USA); Kevin Greenan (University of California, Santa Cruz, USA); Rosie Wacha (University of California, Santa Cruz, USA); Ethan Miller (University of California, Santa Cruz, USA); Long (University of California, Santa Cruz, USA)

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch -

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

S6: Programming  Session Chair: Nigamanth Sridhar

A Filesystem Interface for Sensor Networks
James Horey (University of New Mexico, USA); Jean-Charles Tournier (University of New Mexico, USA); Patrick Widener (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA); Arthur Maccabe (University of New Mexico, USA); Ann Kilzer (Gonzaga University, USA)
Getting TinyOS and NesC Ready for Prime Time
William McCartney (Cleveland State University, USA); Nigamanth Sridhar (Cleveland State University, USA)
Mobile Virtual Sensors: A Scalable Programming and Execution Framework for Smart Surveillance
Liviu Iftode (Rutgers University, USA); Rajnish Kumar (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA); Umakishore Ramachandran (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA); Junsuk Shin (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Break IV

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

S7: System Architecture Session Chair: Mirco Musolesi

A Foundation for Interoperable Sensor Networks with Internet Bridging
Alan Marchiori (Colorado Shool of Mines, USA); Qi Han (Colorado School of Mines, USA)
PIP Tags: Hardware Design and Power Optimization
Bernhard Firner (WINLAB, Rutgers University, USA); Shweta Medhekar (WINLAB, Rutgers University, USA); Yanyong Zhang (Rutgers University, USA); Richard Howard (PnP Networks, USA); Wade Trappe (WINLAB, Rutgers University, USA); Peter Wolniansky (Radio Technology Systems, USA); Eitan Fenson (PnP Networks, USA)
Pixie: An Operating System for Resource-Aware Programming of Embedded Sensors
Konrad Lorincz (Harvard University, USA); Bor-rong Chen (Harvard University, USA); Jason Waterman (Harvard University, USA); Geoff Werner-Allen (Harvard University, USA); Matt Welsh (Harvard University, USA)