Massively Distributed Self-Organizing Networks

Part of the Long Program Large Scale Communication Networks
May 13 - 17, 2002

Schedule


Monday, May 13, 2002

9:15 - 10:30
Deborah Estrin (UCLA)

Embedding the Internet: This Century Challenges
Presentation (PowerPoint File)

11:00 - 12:00
Urbashi Mitra (University of Southern California)

Wireless Changes

1:30 - 2:30
David Culler (Intel / UC Berkeley)

Technology Enabler

3:00 - 4:00
Kristofer Pister (University of California at Berkeley)

Closing in on Smart Dust
Presentation (PowerPoint File)


Tuesday, May 14, 2002

9:00 - 10:00
Jean Carlson (UCSB)

Tutorial: Introduction to phase transitions and power laws

10:30 - 11:30
Evelyn Fox Keller (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

The history and prospects for mathematical biology

2:00 - 3:00
Michelle Effros (California Institute of Technology)

Information Perspective

3:30 - 4:30
Greg Pottie (UCLA)

Information Perspective
Presentation (PowerPoint File)


Wednesday, May 15, 2002

9:30 - 10:30
John Doyle (California Institute of Technology)

Tutorial: Biological molecules, modules, and networks

11:00 - 12:00
John Doyle (California Institute of Technology)

Tutorial: Emergence and self-organization in physics, biology, and engineering

2:00 - 3:00
Reka Albert (University of Minnesota)

Boolean modeling of genetic regulatory networks

3:30 - 4:30
P. R. Kumar (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

Ad Hoc Wireless Networks: Protocols, Architecture, and Convergence
PDF Presentation


Thursday, May 16, 2002

9:30 - 10:30
11:00 - 12:00
Tad Hogg (Hewlett Packard Laboratories)

Multiagent control of modular self-reconfigurable robots
PDF Presentation

2:00 - 3:00
3:00 - 4:00
P. R. Kumar (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

A Network Information Theory for Wireless Communications
PDF Presentation

4:30 - 5:30

To Be Announced


Friday, May 17, 2002

9:00 - 10:00
Feng Zhao (Xerox Palo Alto Research Center)

Collaborative Processing in Microsensor Networks

10:15 - 11:15
Gaurav Sukhatme (University of Southern California)

Physics-based Sensing and State Estimation Algorithms for Robotic Sensor
Presentation (PowerPoint File)

11:15 - 12:15
Kannan Ramchandran (University of California at Berkeley)

 

2:00 - 3:00
Massimo Franceschetti (California Institute of Technology)

Wireless Networks: from Collective Behavior to Physical Models