Workshop on Next Generation Wireless Networks (WoNGeN'06)


Technical Program


Chair's Introduction (8.30-9.00 AM)

Speaker: Dr. B. S. Manoj, University of California San Diego, CA, USA.

Keynote Talk (9 AM-10 AM)

Title: Contamination Detection and Mapping Sensor Networks

Speaker: Prof. S. Sitharama Iyengar, Lousiana State University, LA, USA.

Panel Discussion (10 AM-11 AM)

Title: Indo-US research collaborations: Opportunities and Challenges

Panelists: U. B. Desai, IIT Bombay, India.

                  Jamadagni, IISc Bangalore, India.

                 Srinivas Sukumar, Head, Indo-US initiatives, University of California San Diego, CA, USA.

                 S. S. Iyengar, Lousiana State University, USA.  


Break (11.00 AM - 11.30AM)


Technical Session

1. Context Aware Vertical Handovers in Next Generation Networks
Karan Mitra, Ruwini Kodikara, and Arkady Zaslavsky

2. Strategies for Range Queries in Mobile Ad hoc Networks Based on a Geometric Location
Kazi Atiqur Rahman, Dominique Dudkowsky, and Joerg Haehner

3. Urban Mobility Models for VANETs
Atulya Mahajan, Niranjan Potnis, Kartik Gopalan, and An-I A. Wang

4. Information Processing of Wireless Sensor Networked Motes by Harvesting Residual
Vasanth Iyer, G. Ram Murthy, and M. B. Srinivas

5. Fuzzy Based Call Admission Control Scheme for Wireless Networks
S. Dharmaraja, Vidyottama Vijay, Vaneeta Jindal, and Suresh Chandra

6. Reliability in Wireless Sensor Networks
S. Srinivasan and S. S. Iyengar


7. Independent Global Snapshots in a Mobile and Mobile Adhoc Computing Environment
Subhash Bhalla


Concluding session