CS-266: Seminar: Challenging the Modeling Assumptions of Mobile Networks

We will cover a series of related papers. The papers will be presented and dicussed in class by the instructor and the students.

April 8: IMPORTANT: A framework to systematically analyze the Impact of Mobility on Performance of RouTing protocols for Adhoc NeTworks
Fan Bai, Narayanan Sadagopan, Ahmed Helmy (University of Southern California)
In INFOCOM 2003 .

April 10: Spectral Analysis of Internet Topologies
Christos Gkantsidis, Milena Mihail, Ellen Zegura
In INFOCOM 2003 .

`` Performance evaluation of mobile wireless networks: a new perspective`` J. Jobin, M. Faloutsos, S. Tripathi,
The Fourth ACM International Workshop on Modeling,
Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems (MSWiM),
July 21, 2001, Rome, Italy (in pdf)

April 15: ``The Capacity of Wireless Networks,'' (skim through the proofs)
Piyush Gupta and P. R. Kumar
IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. IT-46, no. 2, pp. 388-404, March 2000.

April 17:
Mobility Increases the Capacity of Ad-hoc Wireless Networks
Matthias Grossglauser (AT&T Labs - Research), David Tse (University of California at Berkeley)

April 22: Merit: A unified framework for routing protocol assessment in mobile Ad Hoc networks
András Faragó and Violet R. Syrotiuk ,
Mobicom 2001, Italy.

April 24: Random Waypoint Considered Harmful
J. Yoon, M. Liu and B. Noble, , IEEE Infocom, April 2003, San Francisco, CA.

April 29: "PATHS: analysis of PATH duration Statistics and their impact on reactive MANET routing protocols",
N. Sadagopan, F. Bai, B. Krishnamachari, A. Helmy,
ACM MobiHoc (The Fourth ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing), June 2003.

May 1: " The Broadcast Storm Problem in a Mobile ad hoc Network. (1.2M)" ,
Sze-Yao Ni, Yu-Chee Tseng, Yuh-Shyan Chen, Jang-Ping Sheu:
Mobicom 1999:

"Distance ADaptive (DAD) Broadcasting for Ad Hoc Networks "
Xiaohu Chen, Michalis Faloutsos, Srikanth Krishnamurthy,
MILCOM, Anaheim, October 2002

May 6:
Localized minimum-energy broadcasting in ad-hoc networks
Julien Cartigny (University of Lille), David Simplot (Univ. Lille), Ivan Stojmenovic (University of Ottawa)
IEEE Infocom, April 2003, San Francisco, CA.
On the Construction of Energy-Efficient Broadcast and Multicast Trees in Wireless Networks.
Jeffrey E. Wieselthier, Gam D. Nguyen, Anthony Ephremides:

May 8:
Broadcasting in Ad Hoc Networks Based on Self-Pruning (quick look)
Jie Wu, Fei Dai (Florida Atlantic University)
IEEE Infocom, April 2003, San Francisco, CA.

May 13: Explain in class what your project will do. It is a good idea to have consulted with me earlier. Giving me a short 1-2 page writeup may be a good idea.

May 15: Multicasting in ad hoc networks: application layer.
Efficient Overlay Multicast for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks,"
Chao Gui, and Prasant Mohapatra,
IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2003

May 20:

May 22: (No class)

May 27: (No class)

May 29: On-Demand Multicast Routing Protocol in Multihop Wireless Mobile Networks S.-J. Lee, W. Su, and M. Gerla ACM/Kluwer Mobile Networks and Applications, 2000. www.cs.ucla.edu/NRL/wireless/PAPER/sjlee_monet.ps.gz

June 3: 802.16 protocol, presentation by prof. Kook.
Intro to 802.16,
the presentation,

June 5: