08:00 - 18:00 Conference Registration

Monday June 21

08:30 - 09:00 Opening Address

09:00 - 10:00 Tutorial Session 1

Chair: M. Lee

Mobile and Wireless ATM Networks Third Generation Systems (UMTS/IMT2000)

G. Omiyar, GTE Telecom, Egypt

10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break

10:30 - 11:30 Tutorial Session 2

Chair: S. Rao

Rich VPNs: the Best win-win Deal between a Carrier and its Customers

S. Ritzenthaler, Newbridge, France

11:30 - 12:30 Tutorial Session 3

Chair: J. Crowcroft

Implementing Ipv6 over ATM

M. Souissi, F. Dupont, B. Leroy, INRIA Rocquencourt, France

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch - Restaurant Universitaire

14:00 - 15:30 Wireless ATM 1

Chair: G.S. Kuo

A Hybrid Data/Header Interleaving Strategy for Wireless ATM Networks

S.T. Sheu, T.F. Sheu, TamKang University, China

A Comparison between Multi-service MAC Protocols Employing Q-ary Contention Resolution Algorithms Including msSTART under a Disaster Scenario

F. Cameron, M. Zukerman, University of Melbourne, Australia

Optimal DLC Protocol Configuration for Realistic Broadband Fixed Wireless Access Networks based on ATM

S. Mangold, I. Forkel, Aachen University of Technology, Germany

14:00 - 15:30 Flow Control in ATM: ABR 1

Chair: P. Rolin

Guaranteeing Fairness and Protection in ABR by means of Fair Queuing

L. Guijarro, J.R. Vidal, J. Martinez, University of Valencia, Spain

Analysis of a TCP Connection over ABR, in presence of Exogenous Flow

J.L. Costeux, France Telecom-CNET, France

Bi-directional ABR mechanism (Decreasing feedback delays)

P. Homan, J. Bester, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

15:30 - 15:45 Coffee Break

15:45 - 17:15 Wireless ATM 2

Chair: G. Omidyar

Routing Protocols for Wireless Ad hoc ATM Networks

A. Hettich, A. Kadelka, H. Kukulies, Aachen University of Technology, Germany

Hand-Off and Synchronization Protocols for Supporting Multimedia Communications in an ATM based Wireless Network

A. Leon, A. Pajares, M. Esteve, J.C. Guerri, C. Palau, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain

A Flexible Signalling Protocol for Supporting Switched AAL type 2 Connections in UMTS Terrestrial Radio Access Networks

I.. Szabo, Ericsson, Hungary

15:45 - 17:15 Flow Control in ATM: ABR 2

Chair: G. Pujolle

Evaluation of the Virtual Source/Virtual Destination-Technique for Available Bit Rate Traffic in ATM-Networks

J. Baalmann, C. Cseh, University of Technology Aachen, Germany

ABR Rate Control for Multimedia Traffic using Microeconomics

E.W. Fulp, D.S. Reeves, North Carolina State University, USA

Evaluation of the TCP Traffic over the ABR Service Targeted to Support Mass Storage Applications

I. Mountzouris, G. Orphanos, A. Birbas, S. Koubias, G. Papadopoulos, University of Patras, Greece

17:15 - 17:30 Coffee Break

17:30 - 19:00 Management

Chair: S. Rao

Model-Based-Diagnosis for Fault Management in ATM Networks

A. Osmani, F. Krieff, Institut Galilée, France

A Model of Fault Messages for Maintenance of UNI/NNI Resources in HANbit ACE64 ATM Switching System

G. Kwon, H. Kim, ETRI, Korea

Dynamic Management of Routing Tables and Connection Re-routing in ATM Networks

S. Kumar, S.V. Raghavan, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India


17:30 - 19:00 Multicast

Chair: J.J. Pansiot

Compound VC Mechanism for Native Multicast in ATM Networks

J. Mangues-Bafalluy, J. Domingo-Pascual, Polytechnic University of Catalunya, Spain

IPv6 Multicasting Over ATM Testbed

J.S. Silva, N. Veiga, S. Duarte, F. Boavida, University of Coimbra, Portugal

Design and Analysis of Multicast Delivery to Provide VCR Functionality in Video-on Demand Systems

W.F. Poon, K.T. Lo, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong ; J. Feng, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong


Tuesday June 22

09:00 - 10:30 Real-Time Traffic

Chair: M. Dickmann

A Method for Accurate Time Synchronization through In-Service Monitoring in ATM Networks

D. Vidal, University of the Balearic Islands, Spain

Delay jitter Guarantee for Real-Time Communications with ATM network

Z. Mammeri, University Paul Sabatier, France

Hierarchical Vector Clock: Scalable Plausible Clock for Detecting Causality in Large Distributed Systems

D.A. Khotimsky, Lucent Technologies, USA ; I.A. Zhuklinets, Mozhaysky Academy, Russia

09:00 - 10:30 IP over ATM 1

Chair: G. Girardi

Shortcutting IP Flows over Large ATM Networks

J. Schmitt, L. Wolf, M. Karsten, R. Steinmetz, Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany ; C. Siebel, Y.O. Lorcy, Deutsche Telekom, Germany

Measurement-Based Simulation Model for TCP over ATM

G. Seres, T. Elteto, A. Olah, Ericsson Telecommunications Ltd., Hungary

On the Efficiency of Packet telephony over IP and ATM

M. Baldi, F. Risso, Polytechnic of Torino, Italy

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:30 Traffic Control

Chair: D. Kofman

Networks Performance Based Connection Admission Control Model in ATM Networks: Immediate and Future Reservation Approaches

M. Nour, University of Montreal, Canada ; A. Hafid University of Western Ontario, Canada ; M. Gendreau, University of Montreal, Canada

Validating novel CAC algorithms on ATM testbeds

J. Levendovszky, Z. Elek, C. Vegso, Technical University of Budapest, Hungary

The Design of an Object-Oriented Simulation Tool for evaluating ATM Network Resource Control Schemes

J. Soldatos, D. Vergados, E. Vayias, N. Mitrou, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

11:00 - 12:30 IP over ATM 2

Chair: F. Vanney

A Framework for Testing IP QoS over ATM Networks: Implementation and Practical Experiences

N. Kroth, L. Mark, J. Tiemann, GMD Focus, Germany

A Novel Approach to Advanced Asynchronous Transfer Mode for High-speed Computer Communication Networks

K. Toyoshima, K. Hayashi, NTT, Japan

VTOA/VoIP/ISDN Telephony Gateway

A.M. Grilo, P.M. Carvalho, L.M. Medeiros, M.S. Nunes, INESC, Portugal

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch - Restaurant Universitaire

14:00 - 15:30 Quality of Service

Chair: A. Benslimane

Efficient Buffer Management and Scheduling in a Combined IntServ and DiffServ Architecture: a Performance Study

G. Mamais, M. Markaki, G. Politis, I.S. Venieris, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

Interaction of RSVP with ATM for the support of shortcut QoS Virtual Channels

R. Cocca, S. Salsano, CoRiTeL, Italy ; M. Listanti, University of Rome, Italy

Interactive Services over Hybrid Fibre Coax Networks

I. Borges, F. Fontes, J. Bastos, J. Loureiro, Portugal Telecom, Portugal

14:00 - 15:30 IP over ATM 3

Chair: M. Stuttgen

Analysis of Internet Services in IP over ATM networks

J. Aracil, D. Morato, M. Izal, University of Navarra, Spain

Simulation and Analysis of IP/ATM Switching and Routing

M.Z. Santos, L.G. Kiatake, F. Meylan, S.T. Kofuji, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil ; J.P. Coutiat, LAAS-CNRS, France

A Case Study of an Approach to the Deployment of ATM and IP into an International Telephony Network

E.J. Rook, Interoute telecommunication, UK

15:30 - 15:45 Coffee Break

15:45 - 17:15 Scheduling

Chair: S. Ritzenthaler

Flow Service Order: A computationally inexpensive Packet Scheduling algorithm to support QoS guarantees for Real-Time traffic

R.K. Sanjeev, K. Seal, D. Sitaram, Novell Software Development India Pvt., India

A Feasible Scheduling Algorithm for Per-VC Queuing ATM Switches

P. Zhou, W.W. Yang, University of Ottawa, Canada

Digital Neural Cell Schedulers for ATM Switching

S.M. Lee, Y.C. Kim, M.M. Lee, Dongshin University, Korea

15:45 - 17:15 User Applications

Chair: M. Potts

ATM-Based Infrastructure for Teleteaching at University

A. Klein, F. Bodendorf, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

Desktop Videoconferencing Performance based on an ATM Metropolitan Area Network

H. Tobiet, Clemessy, France ; P. Lorenz, University of Haute Alsace, France

Connecting Heterogeneous Supercomputers in Broadband Networks

F. Hommes, E. Pless, GMD, Germany

17:15 - 17:30 Coffee Break

17:30 - 19:00 Management and multiplexing

Chair: Z. Mammeri

A Management System Providing Real Distribution of Management Tasks with Time and Space Independence

F. Fontes, T. De Miguel, Polytechnic University of Madrid , Spain ; A. Azcorra, University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain

Implementing Inverse Multiplexing for ATM

A. Pires, Mitel, Canada

The Heap-Sort Based ATM Cells Spacer

T. Ha-Duong, Ericsson S.A., France ; S.S. Moreira, NetOva, France

17:30 - 19:00 Protocols and Routing

Chair: P. Droz

Minimum Equivalent Subspanner Algorithms for Topology Aggregation in ATM Networks

W.C. Lee, Motorola, USA

Shared-Medium Architecture for ATM Local Network

M. Soto, S. Sallent, Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Spain

Analysis of the Performance of a Hierarchical PNNI Network

A.R. Ragozini, University of Napoli, Italy ; J.L. Rougier, A. Gravey, CNET, France ; D. Kofman, ENST, France;

20:00 Gala Dinner - Restaurant Meistermann

Wednesday June 23

09:00 - 10:30 Intelligent Networks

Chair: P. Lorenz

Design and Implementation of an Intelligent Peripheral for Broadband Multimedia Applications

H. Brandt, P. Todorova, GMD Fokus, Germany

A TINA-Based Platform for Service Deployment and Usage

J. P.C. Verhoosel, H.J. Batteram, J.L. Bakker, Lucent Technologies, The Netherlands

Performance of the Fair Intelligent Congestion Control for TCP Applications over ATM Networks: A Simulation Analysis

D.B. Hoang, Q. Yu, University of Sydney, Australia

09:00 - 10:30 ATM Switches 1

Chair: Z. Hulicki

RCES: A Replication/Contention/Elimination Strategy for Replication Baseline ATM Switch Architectures

S.T. Sheu, Y.R. Chuang, TamKang University, China

Advanced Frame Recovery in Switched Connection Inverse Multiplexing for ATM

F.M. Chiussi, D.A. Khotimsky, S. Krishnan, Lucent Technologies, USA

Implementation of an ATM Switch for PSTN/N-ISDN Services

X. Gong, P. Zhang, W. Wang, S. Cheng, University of Posts and Telecom, China

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:30 Error Detection and Correction

Chair: O. Charles

An Error Detection-Recovery System running on Distributed Multimedia Environment: EDRS

E.N. Ko, Y.H. Lee, D.J. Hwang, Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea

New Error Control Enhancing Technique for Wireless ATM Networks

M.M. Al-Khatib, M. Bayoumi, USL, USA

A Parallel Reed-Solomon Coding/Decoding Structure for an ADSL Modem with Increased Interleaving for ATM Applications

S. Toptchiyski, D. Sofos, V. Stylianakis, University of Patras, Greece

11:00 - 12:30 ATM Switches 2

Chair: M. Becker

An Efficient Address Assignment Strategy for Shared Multibuffer ATM Switches

P.G. Lee, W.C. Kang, Y.H. Choi, Hongik University, Korea

Bifurcated Buffering in Internal Buffer Banyan ATM Switch

I. Radusinovic, M. Pejanovic-Djurisic, University of Montenegro, Yugoslavia ; Z. Petrovic, University of Belgrade, Yugoslavia

An Approximate Analysis of a Shared Buffer ATM Switch Using Input Process Aggregation Technique

J. Kim, C.H. Jun, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea ; K.P. Jun, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Korea

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch - Restaurant Universitaire

14:00 - 16:00 Performance

Chair: H. Tobiet

Performance Evaluation of a Relative Rate Switch for ABR Service

D.H. Kim, Y.Z. Cho, Kyungpook National University, Korea

Performance Modeling and Analysis of IP Switching

J. Zheng, V.O.K. Li, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Inverse Multiplexing for ATM Operation, Applications and Performance Evaluation for the Cell Loss Ratio

M. Aguilar-Igartua, J. Garcia-Haro, M. Postigo-Boix, Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Spain

Performance Evaluation of Packet Discard Schemes in ATM Switches in Heterogeneous Traffic Environment

Z. Jing, L. Li, University of Electronic Science and Technology, China ; H. Sun, Duke University, USA

14:00 - 16:00 Video over ATM

Chair: J. Montiel

Error Resilient Protocol Architecture for the MPEG-2 Video Transmission over ATM Networks

P. Cuenca, A. Garrido, F. Quiles, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain ; L. Orozco-Barbosa, University of Ottawa, Canada

De-jittering in the Transport of MPEG-4 and MPEG-2 Video over ATM

K. Shuaib, T. Saadawi, M. Lee, City College of New York, USA ; B. Basch, GTE Laboratories, USA

Proactive Management of MPEG Traffic in ATM Networks using Time Sequenced RLS Filters

T.S. Randhawa, ADA, Canada ; R.H.S. Hardy, Simon Fraser University, Canada

Linear Codes for End to End Cell Loss Recovery in VBR Video Transmission over ATM Networks

Z. Alkhalifa, V.S.S. Nair, Southern Methodist University, USA

16:00 Closing Session