A tentative program can be found here

July, 17

18.00 – 20.00

Welcome Reception

July, 18

08.45 – 09.00

Opening remarks

09.00 – 12.00


Distributed Algorithms for Wireless Sensor Networks

Wattenhofer, Roger (ETH Zürich)

12.00 – 13.30


13.30 – 15.30

Session 1. Routing and activity scheduling

Effective Geographic Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks with Inaccurate Location Information. Marin-Perez, Rafael; Ruiz, Pedro Miguel

Energy Efficient Mobile Routing in Actuator and Sensor Networks with Connectivity preservation. Hamouda, Essia; Mitton, Nathalie; Simplot-Ryl, David;

Joint duty cycle Scheduling, resource Allocation and multi-constrained QoS Routing algorithm. Ben Slimane, Jamila; Song, Ye-Qiong; Koubaa, Anis; Frikha, Mounir

Energy Efficient Monitoring for Intrusion Detection in Battery-Powered Wireless Mesh Networks. Hassanzadeh, Amin; Stoleru, Radu; Shihada, Basem

15.30 – 16.00

Coffee break

16.00 – 18.00

Session 2. Topology control

Using Battery Level as Metric for Graph Planarization. Radak, Jovan; Mitton, Nathalie; Simplot-Ryl, David

Empirical Approach to Network Sizing for Connectivity in Wireless Sensor Networks with Realistic Radio Propagation Models. Wightman, Pedro; Jimeno, Miguel; Jabba, Daladier; Labrador, Miguel; Zurbarán, Mayra; Córdoba, César; Guerrero, Armando

A Topology Control Algorithm for Interference and Energy Efficiency in Wireless Sensor Networks. Braga, Hugo; Assis, Flávio

Fault Tolerant Interference-Aware Topology Control for Ad hoc Wireless Networks. Haque, Md. Ehtesamu; Rahman, Ashikur

18.00 – 20.00


July, 19

09.00 – 10.00

Of Mice and Men: Dependable Sensor Networks for Medical Research Kay Romer (invited talk)

Kay Römer (University of Lübeck, Germany)

10.00 – 10.30

Coffee break

10.30 – 12.00

Session 3. Medium access control

PaderMAC: a Low-Power, Low-Latency MAC Layer with Opportunistic Forwarding Support for Wireless Sensor Networks. Autenrieth, Marcus; Frey, Hannes

Overhearing for Congestion Avoidance in Wireless Sensor Networks

Roth, Damien; Montavont, Julien; Noël, Thomas

Multihop Performance of Cooperative Preamble Sampling MAC (CPS-MAC) in Wireless Sensor Networks. (short paper). Khan, Rana Azeem M.; Karl, Holger

12.00 – 13.30


13.30 – 15.30

Session 4. Security and QOS

Secure Position Verification for Wireless Sensor Networks in Noisy Channels. Mandal, Partha Sarathi; Ghosh, Anil K.

Efficient CDH-Based Verifiably Encrypted Signatures with Optimal Bandwidth in the Standard Model. Zhou, Yuan; Qian, Haifeng

Promoting Quality of Service in Substitution Networks with Controlled Mobility. (invited paper). Razafindralambo, Tahiry; Begin, Thomas; Dias De Amorim, Marcelo; Guerin Lassous, Isabelle; Mitton, Nathalie; Simplot-Ryl, David

Maximizing Network Lifetime Online by Localized Probabilistic Load Balancing. Wang, Yongcai; Wang, Yuexuan; Tan, Haisheng; Lau, Francis C.M.

15.30 – 16.00

Coffee break

16.00 – 17.30

Session 5. Mobility management and handling

A New Coverage Improvement Algorithm based on Motility Capability of Directional Sensor Nodes. Guvensan, M. Amac; Yavuz, A. Gokhan

A Multi-objective Approach for Data Collection in Wireless Sensor Networks. Caillouet, Christelle; Li, Xu; Razafindralambo, Tahiry

Smart and Balanced Clustering for MANETs. Conceição, Luís; Curado, Marilia

20.00 – open end

Conference dinner at the “Weinhaus Weinkrüger”

July, 20

09.00 – 10.00

Opportunistic and Mobile Phone Sensing: The Human Element as the Key Enabler of Pervasiveness (invited talk)

Silvia Giordano (SUPSI, Switzerland)

10.00 – 10.30

Coffee break

10.30 – 12.00

Session 6. Analytical considerations

On Complexity of Wireless Gathering Problems on Unit-Disk Graphs. Milosavljevic, Nikola

On Cardinality Estimation Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks Cichon, Jacek; Lemiesz, Jakub; Zawada, Marcin

Time-Varying Graphs and Dynamic Networks. (invited paper). Casteigts, Arnaud; Flocchini, Paola; Quattrociocchi, Walter; Santoro, Nicola

12.00 – 13.30


13.30 – 15.30

Session 7. Applications and evaluation

Improving CS-MNS through a Bias Factor: Analysis, Simulation and Implementation. Kunz, Thomas; McKnight-MacNeil, Ereth

A methodology to evaluate video streaming performance in 802.11e based MANETs. Bohrloch, Tim; Calafate, Carlos; Torres, Álvaro; Cano, Juan Carlos; Manzoni, Pietro

Node Degree Improved Localization Algorithms for Ad-hoc Networks (short paper). Radeke, Rico; Robles, Jorge Juan

Using BPEL to Realize Business Processes for an Internet of Things Glombitza, Nils; Ebers, Sebastian; Pfisterer, Dennis; Fischer, Stefan

15.30 – 15.54

Conference closing

16.30 – 18.00

Visit to the world’s biggest computer museum (Heinz Nixdorf Museums Forum HNF)