10th Communications and Networking Simulation Symposium (CNS'07)

Part of the 2007 Spring Simulation Multiconference (SpringSim'07)

Sponsored by:
The Society for Modeling and Simulation International (SCS)
and in cooperation with
ACM/SIGSIM

March 25 - 29, 2007

Norfolk Marriott Waterside
Norfolk, VA

Communications and networking embody the heart and the nerve system of the information technology - a technology that is profoundly affecting our daily lives. Experts, researchers, managers, and entrepreneurs in this dynamic field often encounter challenges that lead to innovative basic as well as applied research and developments. You are invited to submit full papers reporting original work to a forum where experts from industry and academia meet and exchange ideas on the topics. This international forum provides a bridge between the communications industry and academic research laboratories.

All accepted papers will also be published in the ACM Digital Library.

We welcome papers describing design principles as well as applications pertinent to communications and networks with special emphasis on modeling and simulation. Papers are solicited in the following (but not limited to) area of interests for peer review and presentation in the conference:

bullet Network Security and Management
bullet Network Design and Performance Analysis
bullet Wireless Communications and Mobile Networks
bullet Traffic Engineering and Measurements
bullet Clusters and Grid Computing & Communications
bullet Distributed Simulation and Real Time Systems
bullet Application of High Level Architecture for Networking Industry
bullet Network Centric Defense Application
bullet Network Centric Virtual Environments
bullet Virtual Environments for Training
bullet Web-Based Simulation and Applications
bullet Peer-to-Peer Communications and Computations
bullet Dynamic Data Driven and Sensor Networks
bullet Data Communications and Protocols
bullet Ad Hoc Networks and Applications
bullet Large Scale Networks
bullet Load Balancing and Congestion Control
bullet Simulation Tools for Communications and Networks
bullet Internet and Mobile QoS Architectures
bullet Modeling Techniques, Verification and Validation

Best Paper Award

A paper will be selected for the Best Paper Award. The selected paper will be published in a special issue of Modeling & Simulation Magazine.

How to participate

Draft papers should be submitted to the SCS Conference Proceedings Management System / CNS 2007 by November 15, 2006. All papers must include the authors' affiliation and e-mail addresses of all authors. The e-mail addresses should be related to the authors' institutions and not public portals.

Contact the Chairs with any questions concerning the paper submission and review process, or questions regarding the relevance of a paper to the conference.

Key Dates

Full paper/Extended Abstract due    November 30, 2006
Notification of acceptance sent   December 19, 2006
Camera-ready paper due   January 12, 2007

Steering Committee

General Chair    George Riley, Georgia Tech
Co-Chair   Hassan Rajaei, Bowling Green State University
Program Chair   Aftab Ahmad, Norfolk State University

Technical Program Committee

bullet Abodolreza Abhari, Ryerson University, Canada
bullet Mohiuddin Ahmed, International Islamic University, Malaysia
bullet Shakil Akhtar, UAE University, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates
bullet Azzedine Boukerche, SITE, University of Ottawa, Canada
bullet Arnold Bragg, RTI International, USA
bullet Periklis Chatzimisios, TEI of Thessaloniki, Greece
bullet Jin Seek Choi, Hanyang University, Korea
bullet Hala ElAarag, Stetson University, USA
bullet Martin J. FisCher, Mireteck Systems, USA
bullet Jonathan Graham, Norfolk State University, USA
bullet Wolfang Haidegger, Siemens, Austria
bullet Meejoung Kim, Korea University, Korea
bullet Polychronis Koutsakis, McMaster University, Canada
bullet Kevin Kwiat, Air Force Research Laboratory, USA
bullet John Laskar, Government Consultant, USA
bullet Axel Lehmann, Universitaet der Bundeswehr Muenchen, Germany
bullet Susan Lincke-Salecker, University of Wisconsin-Parkside, USA
bullet Sumit Naiksatam, Santa Clara University, USA
bullet Adrian Popescu, Blekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden
bullet Mona Rizvi, Norfolk State University, USA
bullet Augustine Samba, Kent State University, USA
bullet Lev Sofman, Alcatel North America, USA
bullet Junaid Zubairi, SUNY at Fredonia, USA

Sponsored by The Society for Modeling and Simulation International
P.O. Box 17900
San Diego, California 92177
Phone 858-277-3888
Fax 858-277-3930
E-mail scs@scs.org

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