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Ninth Annual Workshop on Advanced Networking
Pasadena Westin Hotel

191 North Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101
Friday, May 22, 2009
Sponsored by Caltech's
Lee Center and Qualcomm

Time Talks and Publications | Photos from the workshop | Posters
Schedule
7:50 Buffet breakfast and registration in the Foyer outside the Fountain Ballrooms 3&4
8:25 Kerry Vahala, Opening remarks - Papers : T. Lu, L. Yang, R.V.A. van Loon, A. Polman and K. Vahala, “On-chip green silica upconversion microlaser,” Optics Letter, Vol.34, No.4, Feb 2009., M.H. Zadeh and K.J. Vahala ,“Observation of injection locking in an optomechanical rf oscillator,” Applied Physics Letters, 93, 191115, 2008., K.J. Vahala,“Back-action limit of linewidth in an optomechanical oscillator,” Physical Review A, 78, 023832, 2008., T. Carmon, H.G.L. Schwefel, L. Yang, M. Oxborrow, A.D. Stone and K.J. Vahala,“Static Envelope Patterns in Composite Resonanes Generated by Level Crossing in Optical Toroidal Microcavities,” Physical Review Letters, PRL 100, 103905, Mar. 2008., M.H. Zadeh, and K.J. Vahala,“Photonic RF Down-Converter Based on Optomechanical Oscillation,” IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol.20, No.4, Feb 2008.
8:35 Amnon Yariv , “Phase-Lock Techniques for Phase and Frequency Control of Semi-conductor Lasers ”. Papers: N. Satyan, W. Liang, A. Yariv, “Coherence cloning using semiconductor laser optical phase-lock loops,” IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, To be published July 2009. N. Satyan, A. Vasilyev, G. Rakuljic, V. Leyva, A. Yariv, “Precisely controllable broadband frequency sweeps using a semiconductor laser in an optoelectronic phase-lock loop”, submitted to Optics Express.
9:00 Ali Hajimiri , “10 years of Silicon mm-waves: from Oxymoron to Reality”. Papers: A. Babakhani, D. B. Rutledge, and A. Hajimiri, “Near-Field Direct Antenna Modulation,” IEEE Microwave Magazine, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 36-46, Feb. 2009., A. Babakhani, D. B. Rutledge, and A. Hajimiri, “Transmitter Architectures Based on Near-Field Direct Antenna Modulation,” IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, vol. 43, no. 12, pp. 2674-92, Dec. 2008., E. A. Keehr and A. Hajimiri, “Equalization of Third-Order Intermodulation Products in Wideband Direct-Conversion Receivers,” IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, vol. 43, no. 12, pp. 2853-67, Dec. 2008.
9:25 Tracey Ho , “Network Error Correction Coding in Multi-source Networks”. Papers: T. Cui, T. Ho and J. Kliewer, “Memoryless Relay Strategies for Two-Way Relay Channels,” accepted to IEEE Transactions on Communications.; S. Vyetrenko, T. Ho, M. Effros, J. Kliewer and E. Erez, “Rate regions for Coherent and Noncoherent Multisource Network Error Correction,” to appear in IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, Jun. 2009.; S. Vyetrenko, T. Ho, and E. Erez, “On Noncoherent Correction of Network Errors and Erasures with Random Locations,” to appear in IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, Jun. 2009.; T. Dikaliotis, G. A. Dimakis, T. Ho and M. Effros, “On the Delay of Network Coding over Line Networks,” to appear in IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, Jun. 2009.; T. Cui and T. Ho, “On Multiple Access Random Medium Access Control,” to appear in IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, Jun. 2009.; T. Cui, T. Ho and J. Kliewer, “Achievable Rate and Optimal Physical Layer Rate Allocation in Interference-Free Wireless Networks,” to appear in IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, Jun. 2009. A. Avestimehr and T. Ho, “Approximate capacity of the symmetric half-duplex Gaussian butterfly network,” to appear in IEEE Information Theory Workshop, June 2009.
9:50 Federico Echenique , “Two-sided Matching Markets”. Papers: C.P. Chambers, F. Echenique, “The Core Matchings of Markets with Transfers,” Oct. 2008.; C.P. Chambers, F. Echenique, “When does aggregation reduce risk aversion ,” Apr. 2009.
10:15 Break in the foyer adjacent to the Fountain Ballroom
10:40 Gerard Holzmann ,(Plenary Talk), Jet Propulsion Lab ,“Problems Worthy of Attack ”.
11:20 David Tse ,(Plenary Talk) U.C. Berkeley, “What is Wireless Resource? ”.
12:00 Buffet lunch on the terrace outside the Fountain Ballroom
1:25 Charles Plott , “Price Controls, Non-Price Quality Competition and Unblocked Assignments as an Appropriate Generalization of Competative Equilibrium ”.
1:50 John Doyle , “The Architecture of Robust Networks ”. Papers: Tichakorn Wongpiromsarn, Sayan Mitra, Richard M. Murray and Andrew Lamperski. “Periodically Controlled Hybrid Systems: Verifying a Controller for an Autonomous Vehicle”. In Hybrid Systems: Computation and Control (HSCC), San Francisco, CA, 2009., Andrew Lamperski and Aaron Ames. “On the Existence of Zeno Behavior in Hybrid Systems with Non-Isolated Zeno Equilibria”. In IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), Cancun, Mexico, 2008., Chandra F, Buzi G, Doyle J.“Linear Control Analysis of the Autocatalytic Glycolysis system”. Accepted to the 2009 American Control Conf., J. Lavaei, A. Babakhani, A. Hajimiri, and J.C. Doyle, “Solving Large-Scale Linear Circuit Problems via Convex Optimization,” review copy 2009., J. Lavaei, J.C. Doyle and S. H. Low, “ Congestion Control Algorithms from Optimal Control Perspective,” review copy 2009,.
2:15 Mani Chandy , “Networks that Sense and Respond”. Papers: K.M. Chandy, B. Go, S. Mitra, and J. White. “Towards Verified Distributed Software Through Refinement of Formal Archetypes.” Second IFIP Working Conference on Verified Software: Workshop on Experiments. October 6-9, 2008., K.M. Chandy, B. Go, S. Mitra, C. Polotto, and J. White. “Guaranteeing Convergence of Distributed Systems: From Specification to Implementation via Refinenement.” Submitted Formal Aspects of Computing., K. M. Chandy, S. Mitra, and C. Pilotto “Convergence Verification: From Shared Memory to Partially Synchronous Systems” Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Formal Modeling and Analysis of Timed Systems (FORMATS`08) , LNCS 5215, 217-231, September 2008, Springer., M. Chandy, C. Pilotto, and R. McLean, “Networked Sensing Systems for Detecting People Carrying Radioactive Material” Fifth International IEEE Conference on Networked Sensing Systems (INSS 2008), June 17 - 19, 2008, Kanazawa, Japan., K.M. Chandy, B. Go, S. Mitra, C. Pilotto, and J. White, “Guaranteeing Convergence of Distributed Systems: From Specification to Implementation via Refinement.” Submitted to Formal Aspects of Computing, 2009., K.M. Chandy, and M. Olson, “Specifications and Architectures of Federated Event-Driven Systems .” AAAI Spring Symposium on Intelligent Complex Event Processing, Mar. 2009.
2:40 Babak Hassibi , “Distributed Estimation and Control over Lossy Networks ”.
3:05 Adam Wierman , “Power Management Via Speed Scaling”. Papers: A.A.A. Kock, L.F.P. Etman, J.E. Rooda, L.J.B.F. Adan, M. van Vuuren, and Adam Wierman. “Aggregate modeling of multi-processing workstations” submitted., Chang Woo Yang, Adam Wierman, Sanjay Shakkottai, and Mor Harchol-Balter. “Many flows asymptotics for SMART scheduling policies,” submitted., Jason Marden and Adam Wierman. “Distributed welfare games,” submitted., Jason Marden and Adam Wierman. “Overcoming limitations of game-theoretic distributed control,” submitted., Wei Chen, Dayu Huang, Ankur Kulkarni, Jayakrishnan Unnikrishnan, Quanyan Zhu, Prashant G. Mehta, Sean Meyn and Adam Wierman. “Approximate dynamic programming using fluid and diffusion approximations with applications to power management,” submitted., Adam Wierman, Lachlan L.H. Andrew, and Ao Tang. “Power-aware speed scaling in processor sharing systems.” Proceedings of INFOCOM 2009., Ho-Lin Chen, Jason Marden, and Adam Wierman. “On the impact of heterogeneity and back-end scheduling in load balancing designs.” Proceedings of INFOCOM 2009., Adam Wierman, Lachlan L.H. Andrew and Ao Tang. “Stochastic analysis of power-aware scheduling.” Proceedings of Allerton 2008., Adam Wierman, Misja Nuyens. “Scheduling despite ineact job-size information.”, Jason Marden and Adam Wierman. “Distributed welfare games with applications to sensor coverage.” Proceedings of Conference on Decision and Control (CDC) 2008., Ho-Lin Chen, Jason Marden, and Adam Wierman. “The effect of local scheduling in load balancing designs.” Performance Evaluation Review. 36(2):110-112. An earlier version appeared at the MAMA workshop at Sigmetrics 2008.
3:30 Student Poster Session in Fountain 2, with Coffee in the foyer
5:00 End of Workshop
Additional Publications
  Jehosua “Shuki" Bruck, Papers: A. Jiang, M. Langberg, M. Schwartz and J. Bruck,“Universal Rewriting in Contrained Memories,” IEEE Symposium on Information Theory," Seoul, Korea, June 2009., A. Jiang, R. Mateescu, E. Yaakobi, J. Bruck, P.H. Siegel, A. Vardy, J.K. Wolf,“Storage Coding for Wear Leveling in Flash Memories,” IEEE Symposium on Information Theory,” Seoul, Korea, June 2009., Z. Wang, A. Jiang, J. Bruck,“ On the Capacity of Bounded Rank Modulation for Flash Memories,” IEEE Symposium on Information Theory," Seoul, Korea, June 2009., Y.Cassuto, J. Bruck,“Cyclic Lowest Density MDS Array Codes,” IEEE Trans. on Info. Theory, Vol.55, No.4, April 2009., M. Langberg, A. Sprintson, and J. Bruck,“ Network Coding: A Computational Perspective” IEEE Trans. on Info. Theory, Vol.55, No.1, Jan. 2009.
  Michelle Effros , Papers: A. Cohen, S. Avestimehr and M. Effros, “On Networks With Side Information,” IEEE Int. Symp. on Information Theory, Seoul, Korea, June-July 2009., Mayank Bakshi, Michelle Effros “On feedback in Network Source Coding” IEEE Int. Symp. on Information Theory, Seoul, Korea.
  Steve Low , Papers: K. Jacobsson, L.L.H. Andrew, A. Tang, S.H. Low and H. Hjalmarsson,“An Improved Link Model for Window Flow Control and Its Application to FAST TCP,”IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, to appear 2009., L.L.H. Andrew, S.H. Low and B.P. Wydrowski,“Understanding XCP: Equilibrium and Fairness,” IEEE/ACM Trans. Networking, to appear, 2009., I. A. Qazi, L. L. H. Andrew and T. Znati,“ Congestion Control using Efficient Explicit Feedback,”Proc. IEEE INFOCOM, Rio de Janeiro, 20-25 Apr 2009., A. Wierman, L.L.H. Andrew and A. Tang,“Power-Aware Speed Scaling in Processor Sharing Systems,” Proc. IEEE INFOCOM, Rio de Janeiro, 20-25 Apr 2009., G.M. Ezovski, A. Tang and L.L.H. Andrew,“Minimizing Average Finish Time in P2P Networks,”Proc. IEEE INFOCOM, Rio de Janeiro, 20-25 Apr 2009., A. Tang, L.L.H. Andrew, K. Jacobsson, K.H. Johansson, S.H. Low and H. Hjalmarsson,“Window Flow Control: Macroscopic Properties from Microscopic Factors,” Proc. IEEE INFOCOM, Phoenix, AZ, 15-17 Apr 2008., CYuan, L. Tan, Lachlan L.H. Andrew, W. Zhang and M. Zukerman,“A Generalized FAST TCP Scheme,”Computer Communications, 2008., I.A. Qazi, L.L.H. Andrew and T. Znati,“Two Bits are Enough,”Proc. ACM SIGCOMM (poster), Seattle, WA, 17-22 Aug 2008., T. Cui, L. Chen and T. Ho,“Energy Efficient Opportunistic Network Coding for Wireless Networks,” Proc. IEEE INFOCOM, Phoenix, AZ, 15-17 Apr 2008., J. Li, C.H. Foh, L.L.H. Andrew and M. Zukerman, “Sizes of Minimum Connected Dominating Sets of a Class of Wireless Sensor Networks,” Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Beijing, China, 19-23 May 2008., M. Zukerman, M. Mammadov, L. Tan, I. Ouveysi and L. Andrew,“To be fair or efficient or a bit of both,” Computers and Operations Research, 35(12):3787-3806, Dec 2008., A. Tang, L.L.H. Andrew, M. Chiang and S.H. Low,“Transport Layer,”in Encyclopedia of Computer Systems Engineering, Wiley, 2008.