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Wednesday, 15 November 2000

9:00am - 9:30am Welcome Session (Session Chair: Hideo Miyahara, Osaka University, Japan)

General Co-chairs: Mostafa Ammar, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, Yutaka Matsushita, Keio University, Japan

Program Co-chairs: David Lee, Bell Labs Research, China, Hideo Miyahara, Osaka University, Japan

Keynote Address I (Session Chair: Hideo Miyahara, Osaka University, Japan)

Toshiharu Aoki, President of NTT Data Corporation, "Changes in Industrial Structure Brought about by the Penetration of the Internet"

10:30am - 11:00am Coffee Break
11:00am - 12:15pm Paper Session 1: Protocol Design I - QoS and Error Control - (Session Chair: Satish K. Tripathi, University of California, Riverside, USA)

1. Hop Integrity in Computer Networks, Mohamed G. Gouda, Mootaz El-Nozahy, Chin-Tser Huang, and Tommy M. McGuire, The University of Texas at Austin, USA

2. TCP Probing: Towards an Error Control Schema with Energy and Throughput Performance Gains, V. Tsaoussidis, Northeastern University, USA, and H. Badr, SUNY Stony Brook, USA

3. Robust Identification of Shared Losses Using End-to-End Unicast Probes, Khaled Harfoush, Azer Bestavros, and John Byers, Boston University, USA

12:15pm - 1:30pm Lunch Break
1:30pm - 3:10pm Paper Session 2: Network Service Management (Session Chair: Joe Bannister, ISI, USA)

4. A Scalable Monitoring Approach for Service Level Agreement Validation, Mun Choon Chan, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies, USA, Yow-Jian Lin, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies, USA, and Xin Wang, Columbia University, USA

5. Differentiated Predictive Fair Service for TCP Flows, Ibrahim Matta, and Liang Guo, Boston University, USA

6. Dynamic Internet Overlay Deployment and Management Using the X-Bone, Joe Touch, University of Southern California, USA

7. Coordinated Network Scheduling: A Framework for End-to-End Services, Chengzhi Li, and Edward W. Knightly, Rice University, USA


3:10pm - 3:30pm Coffee Break
3:30pm - 5:10pm Paper Session 3: Multicasting I - Design and Analysis - (Session Chair: Kevin C. Almeroth, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA)

8. RMCM: reliable multicasts for core-based multicast trees, Yuan Gao, Ye Ge, and Jennifer C. Hou, The Ohio State University, USA

9. Analysis of Internet Multicast Traffic Performance Considering Multicast Routing Protocol, Seiji Ueno, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan, Toshihiko Kato, and Kenji Suzuki, KDD R&D Laboratories, Japan

10. An Analysis of Multicast Forwarding State Scalability, Tina Wong, and Randy Katz, University of California, Berkeley, USA

11. IP Multicast Fault Recovery in PIM over OSPF, Xin Wang, Chienming Yu, Henning Schulzrinne, Paul Stirpe, and Wei Wu, Columbia University, USA

6:00pm - 8:00pm Conference Reception at Senri-Hankyu Hotel

Thursday, 16 November 2000

9:00am - 10:30am Keynote Address II: (Session Chair: David Lee, Bell Labs Research, China)

Van Jacobson, Packet Design, Inc., "Optics and the Internet: Problems, Non-problems and Hype"

10:30am - 11:00am Coffee Break
11:00am - 12:15pm Paper Session 4: Multicasting II - Optimization and Analysis - (Session Chair: Jennifer Hou, The Ohio State University, USA)

12. Optimal Partitioning of Multicast Receivers, Y. Richard Yang, Min Sik Kim and Simon S. Lam, The University of Texas at Austin, USA

13. Monitoring Reachability in the Global Multicast Infrastructure, Kamil Sarac, and Kevin Almeroth, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA

14. An Analysis of Packet Loss Correlation in FEC-Enhanced Multicast Trees, Marc Mosko, and J.J. Garcia-Luna-Aceves, University of California at Santa Cruz, USA

12:15pm - 1:30pm Lunch Break
1:30pm - 3:10pm Panel Session: Next Generation Wireless Networks (Organizer: Thomas F. La Porta)

Panelists: (To be confirmed)

3:10pm - 3:30pm Coffee Break
3:30pm - 5:10pm Paper Session 5: TCP Performance and Analysis (Session Chair: Ibrahim Matta, Boston University, USA)

15. Time-lined TCP for the TCP-friendly Delivery of Streaming Media over the Internet, Biswaroop Mukherjee, and Tim Brecht, University of Waterloo, Canada

16. Analysis and Improvement of Fairness between TCP Reno and Vegas for Deployment of TCP Vegas to the Internet, Go Hasegawa, Kenji Kurata, and Masayuki Murata, Osaka University, Japan

17. General AIMD Congestion Control, Y. Richard Yang, and Simon S. Lam, The University of Texas at Austin, USA

18. TCP Performance Analysis on Asymmetric Networks Composed of Satellite and Terrestrial Links, Hiroyasu Obata, Kenji Ishida, Junichi Funasaka, and Kitsutaro Amano, Hiroshima City University, Japan

Friday, 17 November 2000

10:00am - 11:40am Paper Session 6: Protocol Design II - Service and Implementations - (Session Chair: David Su, NIST, USA)

19. An Image Transport Protocol for the Internet, Suchitra Raman, University of California, Berkeley, USA, Hari Balakrishnan, MIT, USA, and Murari Srinivasan, Harvard University, USA

20. Practical Explicit Binding Interface for Supporting Multiple Transport Protocols in a CORBA System, Tatsuo Nakajima, Waseda University, Japan

21. Building a Programmable Multiplexing Service on Concast, Kenneth L. Calvert, James Griffioen, Amit Sehgal, and Su Wen, University of Kentucky, USA

22. GeoTORA: A Protocol for Geocasting in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks, Young-Bae Ko, and Nitin H. Vaidya, Texas A&M University, USA

11:40am - 1:00am Lunch Break
1:00pm - 2:40pm Paper Session 7: Network Management and Control Protocols (Session Chair: Masanobu Yuhara, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., Japan)

23. Scalable Object-tracking through Unattended Techniques (SCOUT), Satish Kumar, University of Southern California, USA, Cengiz Alaettinoglu, Packet Design, USA, Deborah Estrin, UCLA and USC Information Sciences Institute, USA

24. Malicious Packet Dropping: How It Might Impact the TCP Performance and How We Can Detect It, Xiao-Bing Zhang, S. Felix Wu, Zhi Fu, and Tsung-Li Wu, North Carolina University, USA

25. Convergent Multi-Path Routing, Jorge A. Cobb, The University of Texas at Dallas, USA

26. A Performance Study of Multiple Access Control Protocols for Wireless Multimedia Services, Yu-Kwong Kwok, and Vincent K. N. Lau, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

2:40pm - 3:00pm Coffee Break
3:00pm - 4:40pm Paper Session 8: Networking Service and Control (Session Chair: Toshio Okamoto, Toshiba Corporation, Japan)

27. Characterization and Performance Evaluation for the Proportional Delay Differentiated Services, Matthew K.H. Leung, John C.S. Lui, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China, and David K.Y. Yau, Purdue University, USA

28. Generalized Load Sharing for Packet-Switching Networks, Ka-Cheong Leung, and Victor O. K. Li, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

29. Multidomain Load Balancing, Samuel T. Chanson, Wantao Deng, Chi-Chung Hui, Xueyan Tang, and Ming Yan To, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, China

30. A Topology-Independent Fair Queueing Model in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks, Haiyun Luo, and Songwu Lu, University of California, Los Angels, USA