HotNets-II Program

This is the tentative program for HotNets-II to be held at MIT’s faculty club on November 20 and 21, 2003.


November 20, 2003

Day 1

8:00am – 8:30am

Breakfast / snacks

8:30am – 10:30am

Session 1 (Chair: Hari Balakrishnan)


Short welcome


Reverse-Engineering the Internet

Neil Spring, David Wetherall, Thomas Anderson (Univ. of Washington)


The Measurement Manifesto

George Varghese, Cristian Estan (UCSD)


Sophia: An Information Plane for Networked Systems

Mike Wawrzoniak, Larry Peterson, Timothy Roscoe (Princeton & Intel Res.)


The Cutting EDGE of IP Router Configuration

Don Caldwell, Anna Gilbert, Joel Gottlieb, Albert Greenberg, Gisli Hjalmtysson, and Jennifer Rexford (AT&T Res.)

10:30am – 11:00am



Session 2 (Chair: David Tennenhouse)


Enabling Large-scale Wireless Broadband: The Case for TAPs

Karrer, R., Sabharwal, A., and Knightly, E. (Rice Univ.)


Turning 802.11 Inside-Out

Pravin Bhagwat, Bhaskaran Raman, and Dheeraj Sanghi (IIT Kanpur)

12 noon – 1:00pm

Lunch (served on-site)

1:00pm – 3:00pm

Session 3 (Chair: Jim Kurose)


Preventing Internet Denial-of-Service with Capabilities

Tom Anderson, Timothy Roscoe, David Wetherall (Univ. of Washington)


Taming IP Packet Flooding Attacks

Daniel Adkins, Karthik Lakshminarayanan, Adrian Perrig, Ion Stoica (UC Berkeley and CMU)


Honeycomb - Creating Intrusion Detection Signatures Using Honeypots

Christian Kreibich, Jon Crowcroft (Cambridge Univ.)


The Dark Side of the Web: An Open Proxy's View

Vivek Pai, Limin Wang, KyoungSoo Park, Ruoming Pang, Larry Peterson (Princeton Univ.)

3:00pm – 3:30pm


3:30pm – 5:00pm

Session 4 (Chair: Ellen Zegura)


Repeatable and Realistic Wireless Experimentation through Physical Emulation

Glenn Judd and Peter Steenkiste (CMU)


Opportunistic Routing in Multi-Hop Wireless Networks

Sanjit Biswas and Robert Morris (MIT)


MAC-Layer Anycasting in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks

Romit Roy Choudhury and Nitin H. Vaidya (UIUC)

5:00pm – 5:15pm


5:15pm – 6:30pm

Session 5

Panel on High-speed Congestion Control (Panelists: Sally Floyd, Dina Katabi, Tom Kelly, Steven Low)


Social event.  (Dinner after social event, on your own.)

November 21, 2003

Day 2

8:00am – 8:30am

Breakfast snacks

8:30am – 10:00am

Session 6 (Chair: David Tennenhouse)


Decoupling Policy from Mechanism in Internet Routing

Alex C. Snoeren, Barath Raghavan (UCSD)


Practical Verification Techniques for Wide-Area Routing

Nick Feamster (MIT)


Unmanaged Internet Protocol

Bryan Ford (MIT)

10:00am – 10:30am


10:30am12 noon

Session 7 (Chair: Hui Zhang)


Unveiling the Transport

Jeffrey Mogul, Lawrence Brakmo, David E. Lowell, Dinesh Subhraveti and Justin Moore (HP Labs)


A Case for Run-time Adaptation in Packet Processing Systems

Ravi Kokku, Taylor Riche, Aaron Kunze, Jayaram Mudigonda, Jamie Jason, Harrick Vin (UT Austin & Intel)


Practical, Distributed Network Coordinates

Russ Cox, Frank Dabek, Frans Kaashoek, Jinyang Li, Robert Morris (MIT)

12 noon – 1:00pm

Lunch (served on-site)

1:00pm – 3:00pm

Session 8 (Chair: Scott Shenker)


Exposing Resource Tradeoffs in Region-Based Communication Abstractions for Sensor Networks

Matt Welsh (Harvard Univ.)


Coping with irregular spatio-temporal sampling in sensor networks

Deepak Ganesan, Sylvia Ratnasamy, Hanbiao Wang, Deborah Estrin (UCLA, Intel Res.)


Should we build Gnutella on a structured overlay?

Miguel Castro, Manuel Costa, Antony Rowstron (Microsoft Res.)


A Case for Testbed Embedding Services

Jeffrey Considine, John W. Byers, Ketan Mayer-Patel (Boston Univ. and UNC)


Closing remarks