WCNC 2012 Workshop on Internet of Things Enabling Technologies, Embracing Machine-to-Machine Communications and Beyond Program

Sunday, April 1

09:00 - 10:30

S1: Smart Grid and RFID Technologies

Room: 304/305
Chair: Angeliki Alexiou (University of Piraeus, Greece)
M2M Communication in Smart Grids: Implementation Scenarios and Performance Analysis
Syed Abdul Salam (University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan); Sahibzada Ali Mahmud (University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar, Pakistan); Gul Khan (University of Engineering and Technology Peshawar, Pakistan); Hamed Saffa Al-Raweshidy (University of Brunel, United Kingdom)
Enabling Smart Grid with ETSI M2M Standards
Guang Lu (InterDigital Communications, Canada); Dale Seed (InterDigital, USA); Michael Starsinic (InterDigital, USA); Chonggang Wang (InterDigital Communications, USA); Paul Russell (InterDigital, USA)
Ultra Low-Power UWB-RFID System for Precise Location-Aware Applications
Yuan Zhou (Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore); Choi Look Law (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore); Jingjing Xia (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
Prototyping a Multi-Root ONS
Roberto Quilez (INRIA Lille - Nord Europe, France); Nathalie Mitton (INRIA Lille-Nord Europe, CNRS UMR 8022, IRCICA, USTL, France); Marcelo Dias de Amorim (UPMC Sorbonne Universités, France); Nicolas Pauvre (GS1 France, France)
A Secure Tag Ownership Transfer Scheme in a Closed Loop RFID System
Robin Doss (Deakin University, Australia); Wanlei Zhou (Deakin University, Australia)

11:00 - 12:30

S2: M2M Network Architecture

Room: 304/305
Chair: Djelal Raouf (Sagemcom Energy&Telecom, France)
UPnP: Breaking out of the LAN
Jim Grimmett (University of Bath, United Kingdom); Eamonn O'Neill (University of Bath, United Kingdom)
Improving Vertical Handovers using IEEE 802.21 Services and Multicast Addressing
Michel Bonfim (Federal Univerty of Ceará, Brazil); Miguel Franklin de Castro (Federal University of Ceará, Brazil); Stenio Fernandes (Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil); Rossana Maria de Castro Andrade (Federal University of Ceara, Brazil); Ahmed Karmouch (University of Ottawa, Canada)
Supporting Efficient Machine-to-Machine Communications in the Future Mobile Internet
Jun Li (Rutgers University & Rutgers University, USA); Yanyong Zhang (Rutgers University, USA); Kiran Nagaraja (Rutgers University, USA); Dipankar Raychaudhuri (Rutgers University, USA)
Future Challenges in Efficiently Supporting M2M in the LTE Standards
Martin Beale (IPWireless Inc., United Kingdom)
UWB channel modeling for objects evolving in impulsive environnements
Nourddine Azzaoui (Université Blaise Pascal, France); Clavier Laurent (IEMN & Institut TELECOM, TELECOM Lille 1, France)

14:00 - 15:30

S3: Application and Experiment

Room: 304/305
Chair: Chonggang Wang (InterDigital Communications, USA)
Bringing IoT to Hospital Logistics Systems
Juan Rico (TST Sistemas, Spain); Bruno Cendón (TST Sistemas, Spain); Jorge Lanza (University of Cantabria, Spain); Javier Valino (TST Sistemas, Spain)
WebIoT: A Web Application Framework for the Internet of Things
Angelo P. Castellani (University of Padova, Italy); Moreno Dissegna (University of Padova, Italy); Nicola Bui (University of Padova & Patavina Technologies, Italy); Michele Zorzi (Università degli Studi di Padova, Italy)
Exploring Passenger Dynamics and Connectivities in Beijing Underground via Bluetooth Networks
Rina Wu (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, P.R. China); Yuan Cao (Lehigh University, USA); Chi Harold Liu (IBM Research - China, P.R. China); Pan Hui (Deutsche Telekom Laboratories & Univeristy of Cambridge, Germany); Li Li (IBM Research - China, P.R. China); Erwu Liu (Tongji University, P.R. China)
Wireless Networks for Smart Surveillance: Technologies, Protocol Design and Experiments
Milo Spadacini (Politecnico di Milano & Comelit S.p.A., Italy); Stefano Savazzi (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Monica Nicoli (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Sergio Nicoli (Comelit S.p.A. BG Italy, Italy)
Secure Bootstrapping of Nodes in a CoAP Network
Olaf Bergmann (Universitaet Bremen, Germany); Stefanie Gerdes (Universitaet Bremen, Germany); Silke Schäfer (Universitaet Bremen, Germany); Florian Junge (Universitaet Bremen, Germany); Carsten Bormann (Universität Bremen, Germany)

16:00 - 17:30

S4: Energy-Efficiency

Room: 304/305
Chair: Robin Doss (Deakin University, Australia)
Standardized Power-Efficient & Internet-Enabled Communication Stack for Capillary M2M Networks
Nicola Accettura (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Maria Rita Palattella (SnT, University of Luxembourg, Luxemburg); Mischa Dohler (CTTC, Spain); Luigi Alfredo Grieco (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Gennaro Boggia (Politecnico di Bari, Italy)
How Low Energy is Bluetooth Low Energy? Comparative Measurements with ZigBee/802.15.4
Matti Siekkinen (Aalto University, Finland); Markus Hiienkari (Aalto University, Finland); Jukka K. Nurminen (Aalto University, Finland); Johanna Maria Nieminen (Nokia Research Center, Finland)
Energy Efficient Cooperative Scheduling based on Sleep-Wake Mechanisms
Georgina Abou Elkheir (University of Piraeus, Greece); Athanasios Lioumpas (University of Piraeus, Greece); Angeliki Alexiou (University of Piraeus, Greece)
Enhancing the Efficiency of Cluster-based Networks through MISO Techniques
Petros S. Bithas (National Observatory of Athens, Greece); Athanasios Lioumpas (University of Piraeus, Greece); Angeliki Alexiou (University of Piraeus, Greece)
Performance Evaluation of Radio Access Network overloading from Machine Type Communications in LTE-A Networks
Ming-Yuan Cheng (National Taiwan University, Taiwan); Guan-Yu Lin (National Taiwan University, Taiwan); Hung-Yu Wei (NTU, Taiwan); Alex Hsu (MediaTek, Taiwan)