MP2P 2007
 4th IEEE International Workshop on

Mobile Peer-to-Peer Computing (MP2P'07)

White Plains, NY, USA, March 23, 2007

In conjunction with the 5th IEEE International Conference on

Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom’07)


Objectives of the Workshop


Program of the Workshop and Presentations:


Welcome & Invited Talk


When the Sensors Hit the Road
Hari Balakrishnan (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)


Session 1


Energy Efficient Routing in Nomadic Networks
Mads D. Kristensen (University of Aarhus, Denmark), Niels Olof Bouvin (University of Aarhus, Denmark)
MP2P-1 [Slides in PDF]


Session 2


Tork: A Variable-Hop Overlay for Heterogeneous Networks
Alan Brown (University of Stirling, UK), John Buford (Avaya Labs, USA), Mario Kolberg (University of Stirling, UK)
MP2P-2 [Slides in PDF]


UbiSettlers-A Dynamically Adapting Mobile P2P Multiplayer Game for Hybrid Networks
Christian Hoff (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg), Ulf Wehling (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg), Christian Hiedels (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg), Steffen Rothkugel (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg)
MP2P-3 [Slides in PDF]


Using Physical Clocks for Replication in MANETs
Manuel Scholz (Freie Universität Berlin, Germany), Frank Bregulla (Freie Universität Berlin, Germany), Annika Hinze (University of Waikato, New Zealand)
MP2P-4 [Slides in PDF]


Invited Talk


Operator-driven Peer-to-Peer Service Platform for Mobile Environments
Wolfgang Kellerer (DoCoMo Communications Laboratories Europe, Germany)
MP2P-5 [Slides in PDF]


Session 3


A New Peer-to-peer Network
Hovhannes Harutyunyan (Concordia University, Canada), Junlei He (Concordia University, Canada)
MP2P-6 [Slides in PDF]


Session 4


Multi-level Hashing for Peer-to-Peer system in Wireless Ad Hoc Environment
Dewan Ahmed (University of Ottawa, Canada), Shervin Shirmohammadi (University of Ottawa, Canada)
MP2P-7 [Slides in PDF]


LightPeers: A Lightweight Mobile P2P platform
Bent Christensen (University of Aarhus, Denmark)
MP2P-8 [Slides in PDF]


Securing Broadcast Based Ad Hoc Routing Protocols
Matthias Ganzinger (IBM Deutschland, Germany), William Hymas (IBM Deutschland, Germany), Thomas Schütt (IBM Deutschland, Germany)




Organizing Committee

Program Co-chairs

Steering Board

  • Jiannong Cao, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Maria Papadopouli, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Y. Charlie Hu, Perdue University
  • Cecilia Mascolo, University College London
  • Frank-Uwe Andersen, Siemens Communications, Germany

Publicity Chair

Program Committee:

  • Arup Acharya, IBM Watson Research Lab, USA
  • Frank-Uwe Andersen, Siemens Communications, Germany
  • Jiannong Cao, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Geoff Coulson, Lancaster University, Lancaster
  • Hermann de Meer, Department of Computer Networks & Computer Communications, University of Passau
  • Franca Delmastro, CNR-IIT ,Pisa
  • Krishna Dhara, Avaya Labs Research
  • Babak Esfandiari, Carleton University
  • Stephen Hailes, Department of Computer Science, University College of London
  • Felix Hernandez-Campos, Department of Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Y. Charlie Hu, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University
  • Norihiro Ishikawa, NTT Docomo
  • Valerie Issarny, INRIA
  • Wolfgang Kellerer, DoCoMo Communications Laboratories Europe
  • Kazuhiro Kitagawa, Keio University
  • Rajeev Koodli, Nokia Research
  • Mario Kolberg, University of Stirling
  • Thomas Kunz, Dept. of Systems and Comp. Engineering, Carleton University
  • Li Li, Communications Research Center Canada,
  • Christoph Lindemann, FB Informatik IV, University of Dortmund
  • Maria Papadopouli, Department of Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Vishal Misra, Department of Computer Science, Columbia University, New York
  • Rudolf Riedi, Department of Statistics, Rice University
  • George Roussos, School of Computer Science and Information Systems - Birkbeck College, University of London
  • Jochen Schiller, Institute of Computer Science, FU Berlin
  • Hans-Peter Schwefel, Department of Communication Technology, Aalborg University
  • Shervin Shirmohammadi, School of Information Technology and Engineering (SITE), University of Ottawa
  • Apostolos Traganitis, Telecommunications and Networks Laboratory,University of Crete
  • Kurt Tutschku, Department of Distributed Systems, University of Würzburg
  • Klaus Wehrle, Distributed Systems Group, RWTH Aachen
  • Chansu Yu, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cleveland State University,

Further Information:

For further information regarding the workshop and paper submission, please contact Dr. Kurt Tutschku at tutschku@informatik.uni-wuerzburg.de

Previous workshops:

3rd International Workshop on Mobile Peer-to-Peer Computing (MP2P06), March 17, 2006, Pisa, Italy. In conjunction with 4th IEEE International Conference in Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom).
(39 contributions with 13 papers selected for presentation; acceptance rate 33%)

2nd International Workshop on Mobile Peer-to-Peer Computing (MP2P05), March 12, 20005, Kauai Island, Hawaii. In conjunction with 3rd IEEE International Conference in Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom). 

1st International Workshop on Mobile Peer-to-Peer Computing (MP2P04), March 14, 20004, Orlando Florida. In conjunction with 2nd IEEE International Conference in Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom).