5th Workshop on Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks - WMAN 2009


Thursday, March 5, 2009 - 14.00h - 18.15h

in conjunction with the 16th bi-annual Conference on Communication in Distributed Systems (KiVS)
(German: ITG/GI - Fachtagung "Kommunikation in Verteilten Systemen (KiVS)")

March 2 - 6, 2009, Kassel/Germany




Workshop Program:

(final - as of February 20, 2009)


Thursday, March 5, 2009

14.00 - 14.15hWelcome and Opening Words
14.15 - 15.10hKeynote Presentation: Matthias Gerlach, Fraunhofer FOKUS:
Future Communications for Law Enforcement and Emergency Services
Abstract: The talk will cover how law enforcement and emergency services may use future communication paradigms. This covers ad hoc networks, sensor networks and vehicular communications. Among others the talk will introduce vehicular communication systems for the use in law enforcement and emergency services as well as related security aspects and future research issues.
15.10 - 15.35hThomas Staub, Stefan Ott and Torsten Braun, University of Bern, Switzerland:
Experimental Evaluation of Multi-Path Routing in a Wireless Mesh Network inside a Building
15.35 - 16.00hHabib-ur Rehman and Lars Wolf, TU Braunschweig, Germany:
Analysis of Inconsistent Routing Components in Reactive Routing Protocols
16.00 - 16.40hCoffee Break
16.40 - 17.55hDennis Christmann, Reinhard Gotzhein and Thomas Kuhn, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Germany:
Multi-hop Clock Synchronization in Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks
17.05 - 17.30hMohamed Abd rabou Kalil, Florian Liers, Thomas Volkert and Andreas Mitschele-Thiel, TU Ilmenau, Germany:
Novel Opportunistic Spectrum Sharing in Cognitive Ad Hoc Networks
17.30 - 18.00hClosing Discussion
19.30hEvening event: details will be announced at the workshop.

Workshop Organisation (points of contact):

  • Matthias Frank (University of Bonn, Germany)
  • Frank Kargl (Ulm University, Germany)
  • Burkhard Stiller (University of Zurich, Switzerland)

If you have questions on the WMAN 2009 program, please do not hesitate to contact the workshop chairs at <wman2009@cs.uni-bonn.de>.