MDM 2005
6th International Conference on Mobile Data Management

Sponsored by University of Cyprus

In Cooperation with ACM SIGMOBILE and ACM SIGMOD

Ayia Napa, Cyprus, May 9-13, 2005

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Research Tracks

Session/Activity Time  
Day 2, 10 May, 2005
Session 1. Location Tracking
Session chair: Evi Pitoura, University of Ioannina
Efficient Constraint Processing for Location-aware Computing
Zhengdao Xu, University of Toronto, Arno Jacobsen, University of Toronto
An Implementation Method of A Location-based Active Map Transformation System
Yoshihide Hosokawa, Naoki Kimura, Naohisa Takahashi, Nagoya Institute of Technology
A Secure P2P Architecture for Location Management
Kaouthar Sethom, Khaled Masmoudi, Hossam Afifi, Institut National des Telecommunications-Evry
Session 2. Broadcast Scheduling.
Session chair: Manfred Hauswirth / Karl Aberer, EPFL, Switzerland
TOSA: A Near-Optimal Scheduling Algorithm for Multi-Channel Data Broadcast
Baihua Zheng, Singapore Management University, Xia Wu, Xing Jin, Dik Lee, HKUST
Using a hybrid method for accessing broadcast data
Athman Bouguettaya, Xu Yang, Virginia Tech
Data Scheduling for Multi-item and Transactional Requests in On-demand Broadcast
Nitin Prabhu, Vijay Kumar, Univ. of Missouri-Kansas City
Session 3. Moving Objects.
Session chair: Ouri Wolfson, UI-Chicago
Efficient Indexing of the Historical, Present, and Future Positions of Moving Objects
Dan Lin, National University of Singapore, Christian S. Jensen, Aalborg University, Simonas Saltenis, Aalborg University, Beng Chin Ooi, National University of Singapore
Preserving Mobile Customer Privacy: An Access Control System for Moving Objects and Customer Information
Mahmoud Youssef, Nabil Adam, Vijayalakshmi Atluri, Rutgers University
Dynamic Topological Predicates and Notifications in Moving Objects Databases
Goce Trajcevski, Northwestern University, Peter Scheuermann, Northwestern University, Herve Bronnimann, Polytechnic University, Agnes Voisard, Freie Universitat Berlin
Efficient Trajectory Joins using Symbolic Representations
Petko Bakalov, Marios Hadjieleftheriou, Eamonn Keogh, Vassilis Tsotras, UC-Riverside
Day 3, 11 May, 2005
Session 4. Caching and Replication.
Session chair: Mihalis Vazirgiannis, Athens University of Business and Economics
Distributed Group-based Cooperative Caching in a Mobile Broadcast Environment
Chi-Yin Chow, Hong-va Leong, Alvin Chan, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Comparison of Replication Strategies for Content Availability in C2P2 Networks
Shyam Kapadia, Shahram Ghandeharizadeh, Bhaskar Krishnamachari, University of Southern California
An Approach of Composing Near Optimal Invalidation Reports
Chih-Fang Wang, Wen-Chi, Southern Illinois University, Meng Su, Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
STEP: Self-Tuning Energy-safe Predictors
James Larkby-Lahet, Ganesh Santhanakrishnan, Ahmed Amer, Panos Chrysanthis, University of Pittsburgh
Day 4, 12 May, 2005
Session 5. Context Awareness.
Session chair: Alex Delis, University of Athens
Prediction intelligence in context-aware applications
Christos Anagnostopoulos, Panagiotis Mpougioris, Stathes Hadjiefthymiades, University of Athens
The Role of Caching and Context-Awareness in P2P Service Discovery
Christos Doulkeridis, Vassilis Zafeiris, Michalis Vazirgiannis, Athens Univ. of Economics and Business
A Context-Aware Group Management Middleware to Support Resource Sharing in MANET Environments
Dario Bottazzi, Antonio Corradi, Rebecca Montanari, University of Bologna
Session 6. Mobile queries.
Session chair: Aris Ouksel, UI-Chicago
GPAC: Generic and Progressive Processing of Mobile Queries over Mobile Data
Mohamed Mokbel, Walid Aref, Purdue University
Using ECA Rules to Implement Mobile Query Agents for Fast-Evolving Pure P2P Database Systems
Verena Kantere, Aris Tsois, National Tech. Univ. of Athens
kNR-tree: A novel R-tree-based index for facilitating Load-balancing (via Replication) of Spatial Window Queries on any k relations among N spatial relations in Mobile environments
Anirban Mondal, University of Tokyo, Anthony Tung, National University of Singapore, Masaru Kitsuregawa, University of Tokyo
An Efficient Algorithm for Predictive Continuous NN Query Processing and Result Maintenance
Ken C.K. Lee, Hong-va Leong, Jing Zhou, Antonio Si, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Session 7. Management of mobile devices and resources.
Session chair: Vladimir Zadorozhny, University of Pittsburgh
A Remote Personal Device Management Framework Based on SyncML DM Specifications
Hailiang Mei, Johan Lukkien, Technical University Eindhoven
Group Management for mobile ad hoc networks: Design, Implementation and Experiments
Jinshan Liu, Francoise Sailhan, Daniele Sacchetti, Valerie Issarny, INRIA
Distributed Data-Centric Application Development using Multiple Mobile Devices
Masayuki Iwai, Hideyuki Tokuda, Keio University
Session 8. Dissemination of data and context.
Session chair: Walid G. Aref, Purdue University
Data Dissemination in Mobile Peer-to-Peer Networks
Thomas Repantis, Vana Kalogeraki, UC-Riverside
A General Model of Hybrid Data Dissemination
Ming-Syan Chen, Hao-Ping Hung, National Taiwan University
Distributed Caching of Multi-dimensional Data in Mobile Environments
Bin Liu, Wang-Chien Lee, Penn State University, Dik Lee, HKUST
An Energy-Conserved On-Demand Data Broadcasting System
Jiun-Long Huang, National Taiwan University, Wen-Chih Peng, National Chiao-Tung University
On-line Balanced K-Channel Data Allocation with Hybrid Schedule per Channel
Navrati Saxena, Univ. of Trento, Cristina Pinotti, Univ. of Perugia
Day 5, 13 May, 2005
Session 9. Mobility in agents, sensors and services.
Session chair: Arkady Zaslavsky, Monash University
Tuning Query Performance in Mobile Sensor Databases
Vladimir Zadorozhny, Divyasheel Sharma, Prashant Krishnamurthy, Alexandros Labrinidis, University of Pittsburgh
Programing Sensor Networks with Mobile Agents
Athanassios Boulis, National ICT Australia
Concept-Based Discovery of Mobile Services
Chara Skouteli, George Samaras, Univ. of Cyprus, Evaggelia Pitoura, Univ. of Ioannina
Session 10. Mobile applications.
Session chair: Takahiro Hara, Osaka University
Dynamically-Optimized Context in Recommender Systems
Ghim-Eng Yap, Ah-Hwee Tan, Nanyang Technological University, Hwee-Hwa Pang, Institute for Infocomm Research , Singapore
Geo-word centric association rule mining
Katsumi Takahashi, Iko Pramudiono, NTT, Masaru Kitsuregawa, Univ. of Tokyo
Efficient Dynamic Resource Specifications
Kyle Chard, Kris Bubendorfer , Peter Komisarczuk, Victoria University of Wellington
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