Thursday, September 22

Thursday, September 22, 10:00 - 11:30

S1: Education and Information Systems

Chair: Mihaela Vranić (University of Zagreb, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, Croatia)
Analysing the Effect of Changing the Educational Methods by Using FCA
Sanda Dragos, Diana Haliță and Christian Săcărea (Babeș-Bolyai University, Romania)
Is FCA suitable to improve Electronic Health Record Systems?
Diana Haliță and Christian Săcărea (Babeș-Bolyai University, Romania)
Automated extraction and visualization of learning concept dependencies using Q-matrices and exam results
Mihaela Vranić, Damir Pintar and Luka Humski (University of Zagreb, Croatia)
University Social Network Benefits Analysis and Proposed Framework
Mihaela Vranić, Damir Pintar, Luka Humski, Zoran Skočir, Frano Škopljanac-Mačina, Ivana Brstilo, Nika Đuho, Kristina Klasnić, Snježana Mališa and Ana Marija Žuković (University of Zagreb, Croatia)

SYM1/I: Symposium on Smart Environment Technologies I

Chairs: Mladen Russo (University of Split, Croatia), Maja Stella (University of Split, Croatia)
Indoor Monitoring: SensorNet Integration and Actuations for Energy Saving
Elisa Benetti, Stefania Nanni and Gianluca Mazzini (Lepida SpA, Italy)
An Accurate Ensemble-based Wireless Localization Strategy for Wireless Sensor Networks
Hanen Ahmadi (University of Carthage, Tunisia); Federico Viani and Alessandro Polo (University of Trento, Italy); Ridha Bouallegue (University of Carthage, Tunisia)
Re-OPSEC: Real time OPportunistic Scheduler framework for Energy aware mobile Crowdsensing
Salma Bradai, Sofien Khemakhem and Mohamed Jmaiel (University of Sfax, Tunisia)
Indoor Monitoring for Energy Consumptions in Public Buildings
Stefania Nanni, Elisa Benetti, Gianluca Mazzini (Lepida SpA, Italy)
Wearable Technologies for Smart Environments: A Review with Emphasis on BCI
Goran Udovičić, Ante Topić and Mladen Russo (University of Split, Croatia)

SYM2/I: Symposium on Green Networking and Computing I

Chair: Josip Lorincz (University of Split, Croatia)
PDMDC: A Power Distribution Manager for Cloud Environment Data Centers
Fawaz AL-Hazemi (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea)
Datacenters Powered by Renewable Energy: A Case Study for 60 Degrees Latitude North
Enida Sheme and Neki Frashëri (University of Tirana, Albania); Simon Holmbacka and Sébastien Lafond (Åbo Akademi University, Finland); Dražen Lučanin (University of Vienna, Austria)
SAND-Assisted Encoding Control for Energy-Aware MPEG-DASH Live Streaming
Mikko Uitto and Antti Heikkinen (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Finland)
Energy-efficient Data Transfer: Bits vs. Atoms
Ivana Marincic and Ian Foster (University of Chicago, USA)

Thursday, September 22, 12:00 - 13:30

S2: Network Operations and Management

Chair: Matko Saric (University of Split, Croatia)
A highly adaptable probabilistic model for self-diagnosis of GPON-FTTH access networks
Serge Romaric Tembo and Jean-Luc Courant (Orange Labs, France); Sandrine Vaton (Telecom Bretagne, France); Stéphane Gosselin (Orange Labs, France)
Multi-Domain Virtual Network Embedding with Coordinated Link Mapping
Shuopeng Li, Mohand Yazid Saidi and Ken Chen (Université Paris 13, France)
Optimized Group Owner Selection in WiFi Direct Networks
Karim Jahed, Omar Farhat, Ghenwa Al-Jurdi and Sanaa Sharafeddine (Lebanese American University, Lebanon)
Analysis of Web Traffic Based on HTTP Protocol
Jiajia Chen (University of Nanjing, China); Weiqing Cheng (University of Nanjing, China; Southeast University, China)
In-Service Assessment of Mobile Services QoE from Network Parameters
Sibila Isak-Zatega (BH Telecom, Bosnia and Herzegovina); Vlatko Lipovac (University of Dubrovnik, Croatia)

SYM1/II: Symposium on Smart Environment Technologies II

Chairs: Mladen Russo (University of Split, Croatia), Maja Stella (University of Split, Croatia)
Geographic Information System of Historic Core of Split
Marinko Hrgović, Marko Smoljo and Marjan Sikora (University of Split, Croatia)
Economical and Environmental Operation of Smart Networked Microgrids under Uncertainties Using NSGA-II
Zahra Pooranian (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Nima Nikmehr and Sajad Najafi-Ravadanegh (Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University, Iran); Hairulnizam Mahdin (University Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia); Jemal Abawajy (Deakin University, Australia)
A Variational Message Passing Algorithm For Cooperative Localization In Wireless Networks
Kaouther Hedhly, Mohamed Laaraiedh, Fatma Abdelkefi and Mohamed Siala (University of Carthage, Tunisia)
Compressive sensing for reconstruction of 3D point clouds in smart systems
Ivo Stancic (University of Split, Croatia); Milos Brajovic and Irena Orlovic (University of Montenegro, Montenegro); Josip Music (University of Split, Croatia)
Fall Detection Using Machine Learning Algorithms
Pranesh Vallabh and Reza Malekian (University of Pretoria, South Africa); Ning Ye (Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, P.R. China); Dijana Capeska Bogatinoska (University of Information Science and Technology “St. Paul the Apostle”, Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of)

SYM2/II: Symposium on Green Networking and Computing II

Chair: Josip Lorincz (University of Split, Croatia)
Energy Efficient Wireless In-Band Backhaul in Heterogeneous Networking Environments
Georgios Kyriazis and Angelos Rouskas (University of Piraeus, Greece)
Impact of Power Control on Network-Layer Stability in Cognitive Radio Systems
Yunsung Choi and Dongwoo Kim (Hanyang University, Korea)
Green Operator Cooperation for Radio Frequency Transmission Minimization
Lamis Amamou (ENIT & Sup'Com, Tunisia); Maissa Boujelben (Sup'Com & ESPRIT, Tunisia); Hakim Ghazzai (Qatar Mobility Innovations Center (QMIC), Qatar); Ammar Bouallegue (ENIT, Tunisia); Hichem Besbes (Sup'Com, Tunisia)
RLA-ENAR: A Realistic Near-Optimal Energy-Aware Routing
Ehsan Mohammadpour and Bahador Bakhshi (Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran)
Coupling Unit for Narrowband Power Line Communications Channel Measurement
Raja Alaya and Rabah Attia (University of Carthage, Tunisia)

Thursday, September 22, 15:00 - 16:30

S3: Signal Processing and Coding I

Chair: Zoran Blažević (University of Split, Croatia)
Joint Turbo Decoding and Physical Layer Network Coding for Correlated Sources
Zid Youssef (NEST, Tunisia); Ridha Bouallegue (Innov'COM @ Sup'Com., Tunisia); Sonia Ammar (NEST, Tunisia)
Design of Spatially Coupled LDPC Codes based on Symbolic Hyper-Graphs
Massimo Battaglioni, Marco Baldi and Giovanni Cancellieri (Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy)
Blind Propagation Channel Estimation with Enhanced Auto-Deconvolution
Rabah Maoudj, Ali Dziri and Michel Terre (CNAM, France)
Different Adaptive Beamforming Algorithms for Performance Investigation of Smart Antenna System
Ashraf A. M. Khalaf, Abdel-Rahman B. M. El-Daly and Hesham F. A. Hamed (Minia University, Egypt)
OFDM Error Floor Based EVM Estimation
Adriana Lipovac (University of Dubrovnik, Croatia); Borivoj Modlic and Mislav Grgic (University of Zagreb, Croatia)

S4: QoS and Resource Management

Chair: Stefan Höst (Lund University, Sweden)
A Novel Test Creation Framework for Value-Added Services
Patrick Wacht and Ulrich Trick (Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences, Germany)
Development of FRR Mechanism by Adopting SDN Notion
Hasanein Hasan and John Cosmas (Brunel University, United Kingdom); Zaharias Zaharis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece); Pavlos Lazaridis (University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom); Sinan Khwandah (Southampton Solent University, United Kingdom)
A Pre-Emptive Traffic Model with Cluster-based TDMA for Vehicular Networks
Nyoman Wira Prasetya and Tsang-Ling Sheu (National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan); Achmad Basuki and Muhammad Aziz Muslim (Brawijaya University, Malang, Indonesia)
Network Requirements for Latency-Critical Services in a Full Cloud Deployment
Stefan Höst, William Tärneberg, Per Ödling and Maria Kihl (Lund University, Sweden); Marco Savi and Massimo Tornatore (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
A Quality Measurement Tool for High-Speed Data Transfer in Long Fat Networks
Ken T. Murata, Praphan Pavarangkoon, Kazunori Yamamoto and Yoshiaki Nagaya (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan); Takamichi Mizuhara and Ayahiro Takaki (CLEALINKTECHNOLOGY Co., Ltd., Japan); Kazuya Muranaga (Systems Engineering Consultants Co., Ltd., Japan); Eizen Kimura (Ehime University, Japan); Takatoshi Ikeda, Kaichiro Ikeda and Jin Tanaka (KDDI Corporation, Japan)
Offloading Decision Algorithm for 5G/HetNets Cloud RAN
Olfa Chabbouh, Sonia Ben Rejeb and Zied Choukair (SupCom, Tunisia); Nazim Agoulmine (University of Evry-Val-d’Essonne, France)

Friday, September 23

Friday, September 23, 09:00 - 10:30

S5: Signal Processing and Coding II

Chair: Joško Radić (University of Split, Croatia)
Performance of Smart Antenna System Under Different SNR
Ashraf A. M. Khalaf, Abdel-Rahman B. M. El-Daly and Hesham F. A. Hamed (Minia University, Egypt)
Lowering the Error Floor of Short-to-Medium Length LDPC Codes using Optimal Low-Correlated-Edge Density (OED) PEG Tanner Graphs
Umar-Faruk Abdu-Aguye, Marcel Adrian Ambroze and Martin Tomlinson (Plymouth University, United Kingdom)
Genetic Algorithm Based Model for Capacitated Network Design Problem
Meriem Khelifi (Badji Mokhtar University, Algeria); Mohand Yazid Saidi and Saadi Boudjit (University of Paris 13, France)
A Testbed for Image Transmission over a Network Coded Cooperation System
Selahattin Gökceli, Semiha Tedik Başaran and Gunes Karabulut Kurt (Istanbul Technical University, Turkey)
Image Compression with Optimal Traversal using Wavelet and Percolation Theories
Rahma Gharsallaoui and Mohamed Hamdi (University of Carthage, Tunisia); Tai-Hoon Kim (Sungshin W. University, South Korea)
Analysis of Saliency Object Detection Algorithms for Search and Rescue Operations
Sven Gotovac and Vladan Papić (University of Split, Croatia); Željko Marušić (University of Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

SS1: Special Session on RFID Technologies and Internet of Things

Chair: Luigi Patrono (University of Salento, Italy)
AMBER: an advanced gateway solution to support heterogeneous IoT technologies
Egidio Gioia (Arrow Electronics Inc., Italy); Pierluigi Passaro (Phoenixsoftware, Italy); Matteo Petracca (Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy)
On MAC Layer protocols towards internet of things: From IEEE802.15.4 to IEEE802.15.4e
Sahar Ben Yaala and Ridha Bouallegue (University of Carthage, Tunisia)
A Resource Allocation Strategy for Cooperative Multi-Relay Cognitive Radio Networks
Xin Guo, Xiaoge Zhang, Shibing Zhang and Zhihua Bao (Nantong University, China)

Friday, September 23, 14:30 - 16:00

S6: Cognitive Radio Systems and Networks

Reliability-Based Cooperative Spectrum Sensing Algorithm in Cognitive Radio Networks
Li Wang, Shibing Zhang and Lili Guo (Nantong University, P.R. China)
Blind Spectrum Sensing based Spatial Scanning and Maximum Energy Ratio
Kaïs Bouallegue, Iyad Dayoub and Mohamed Gharbi (IEMN-DOAE, France)
A Novel Cognitive MAC Layer Protocol Towards 5G Spectrum and Energy Efficiency
Afef Bohli and Ridha Bouallegue (University of Carthage, Tunisia)
Spectrum Prediction in Cognitive Radio Systems using a Wavelet Neural Network
Ashraf A. Eltholth (National Telecommunication Institute, Egypt)

S7: Mobile and Wireless Communications

Novel Maritime Channel Models for Millimeter Radiowaves
Niloofar Mehrnia and Mehmet Kemal Ozdemir (Istanbul Sehir University, Turkey)
Low-Complexity Pre and Post-FFT Channel Estimation Approach for UW MB-OFDM Based UWB Systems
Moufida Hajjaj (University of El-Manar, Tunisia); Walid Chainbi (Sousse University, Tunisia); Ridha Bouallegue, (University of Carthage, Tunisia)
The K-mi-g Random Variable and the K-mi-g Random Process
Dragana Krstić, Mihajlo Stefanović and Vesad Doljak (University of Niš, Serbia); Zoran Popović (Technical College of Vocational Studies, Zvecan, Serbia); Erich Leitgeb (Graz University of Technology, Austria)
On Minimization of Energy Consumption of Two-Way AF Relaying Systems with Imperfect CSI
Emna Ben Yahia (University Tunis El Manar, Tunisia); Noureddine Hamdi (University of Carthage, Tunisia)
Real options analysis for HetNet and WLAN based FiWi Access Networks Deployment
Damir Brešković (Ericsson Nikola Tesla, Croatia)

SS2: Special Session on Ad-Hoc and Sensor Networks

Chair: Luigi Patrono (University of Salento, Italy)
A Packet Traversal Time per Hop based Adaptive Wormhole Detection Algorithm for MANETs
Jonny Karlsson and Göran Pulkkis (Arcada University of Applied Sciences, Finland); Laurence S. Dooley (The Open University, United Kingdom)
A Centralized TDMA based Scheduling Algorithm for Real-Time Communications in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks
Mohamed Hadded (Telecom SudParis, France); Paul Muhlethaler (INRIA, France); Anis Laouiti (Telecom SudParis, France); Leila Azouz Saidane (University of Manouba, Tunisia)
Optimizing End-to-End Propagation Delays in Hybrid Satellite-Maritime Mobile Ad Hoc Networks
Achraf Kessab (Telecom Paristech & Thales Communications & Security, France); Lina Mroueh (Institut Supérieur d'Electronique de Paris, France); Philippe Martins (Telecom ParisTech, France); Isabelle Bucaille (Thales Communications & Security, France)
Efficient Polling Point Determination and Physical Model based Throughput Maximisation in Wireless Sensor Network
Nimisha Ghosh, Riddhiman Sett and Indrajit Banerjee (Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur, India)
Distributed Fuzzy Logic Based Routing Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks
Asma Messaoudi (University of Tunis El Manar, Tunisia); Rabiaa Elkamel (University of Carthage, Tunisia); Abdelhamid Helali (Science Faculty of Monastir, Tunisia); Ridha Bouallegue (University of Tunis El Manar, Tunisia)
One Class Outlier Detection Method in Wireless Sensors Network:Comparative Study
Oussama Ghorbel, Abdulfattah M. Obeid and Mohamed Abid (University of Sfax, Tunisia); Hichem Snoussi (University of Technology of Troyes, France)

Friday, September 23, 15:30 - 16:30

P1: Poster Session

Chair: Toni Perkovic (FESB, University of Split, Croatia)
Performance Characterization of a Novel DWDM All-Optical SDN-like Metro-Access Network
Tommaso Muciaccia and Vittorio M. N. Passaro (Politecnico of Bari, Italy)
Capturing Behavioral Changes of Elderly people through Unobtruisive Sensing Technologies
Luca Mainetti, Luigi Patrono and Piercosimo Rametta (University of Salento, Italy)

Friday, September 23, 16:30 - 18:00

SS3: Special Session on QoS in Wired and Wireless Networks

Chair: Toni Perkovic (FESB, University of Split, Croatia)
Spectrum Resource Block Reuse and Power Assignment for D2D Communications Underlay 5G Uplink Network
Zeineb Guizani (University of Tunis El Manar, Tunisia); Noureddine Hamdi (University of Carthage, Tunisia)
Evaluation of network solutions for improving WebRTC quality
Ewa Janczukowicz, Arnaud Braud and Stephane Tuffin (Orange Labs, France); Ahmed Bouabdallah and Jean-Marie Bonnin (Institut Mines-Telecom - Telecom Bretagne, France)

SYM3/I: Symposium on Environmental Electromagnetic Compatibility I

Chairs: Dragan Poljak (University of Split, Croatia), Vesna Roje (University of Split, Croatia)
Safety issues in Ground-Penetrating Radar and near-surface geophysical prospecting
Raffaele Persico (IBAM-CNR, Italy); Lara Pajewski ("Roma Tre" University of Rome, Italy)
Time Domain and Frequency Domain Integral Equation Method for the Analysis of Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) Antenna
Anna Šušnjara, Dragan Poljak, Silvestar Šesnić and Vicko Dorić (University of Split, FESB, Croatia)
Improvement of GPR tracking by using inertial and GPS combined data
Simone Chicarella, Vincenzo Ferrara and Fabrizio Frezza (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Alessandro D'Alvano and Lara Pajewski ("Roma Tre" University, Italy)
Assessment of WiFi Radiation on Human Health
Marina Jurčević and Krešimir Malarić (University of Zagreb, Croatia)
Myelinated Nerve Fiber Antenna Model Activation
Ivana Zulim, Vicko Dorić and Dragan Poljak (University of Split, Croatia)
Estimation of Radio Signal Spatial Local Mean
Pamela Njemcevic (University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina); Vlatko Lipovac (University of Dubrovnik, Croatia)

Saturday, September 24

Saturday, September 24, 09:00 - 10:30

SS4: Special Session on Security and Digital Forensics

Chair: Pascal Lorenz (University of Haute Alsace, France)
Automatic Source Code Decomposition for Privilege Separation
Markus Trapp, Michael Rossberg and Guenter Schaefer (Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany)
NFV Security Considerations for Cloud-Based Mobile Virtual Network Operators
Mehrnoosh Monshizadeh and Vikramajeet Khatri (Nokia Networks, Finland); Andrei Gurtov (Linkoping University, Sweden)
SnoopyBot: An Android spyware to bridge the mixes in Tor
Evangelos Mitakidis, Dimitrios Taketzis, Alexandros Fakis and Georgios Kambourakis (University of the Aegean, Greece)
Analysis of the IP Telephony Security Issues Using Automatic Neural Network Classifier
Filip Rezac, Jan Rozhon, Jakub Safarik and Miroslav Voznak (CESNET, Czech Republic); Zuzana Bajakova (VSB Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic)

SYM3/II: Symposium on Environmental Electromagnetic Compatibility II

Chairs: Dragan Poljak (University of Split, Croatia), Vesna Roje (University of Split, Croatia)
On Some Applications of Stochastic Collocation Method in Computational Electromagnetics
Dragan Poljak, Silvestar Šesnić and Mario Cvetković (University of Split, Croatia); Sebastien Lallechere and Khalil El Khamlichi Drissi (Blaise Pascal University, France)
Interpolative Computation of Two Slot Dimensions in a Rectangular Microstrip Antenna Given the Mode Number and the Resonant Frequency
Miroslav Joler and Dora Hodanić (University of Rijeka, Croatia)
Lightning current derivatives approximation
Vesna Javor (University of Nis, Faculty of Electronic Engineering, Serbia)
Impulse Impedance of the Horizontal Grounding Electrode - Experimental Analysis versus Full-wave Computational Model
Tonko Garma, Silvestar Šesnić, Dragan Poljak and Mislav Blajić (University of Split, Croatia)
Comparison of Generalized Telegrapher Equations Approach and Circuit Model for Wireless Power Transfer
Zoran Blažević, Maja Škiljo and Dragan Poljak (University of Split, Croatia)


Friday, September 23

Friday, September 23, 09:00 - 10:30

WICT/I: Workshop on Information and Communication Technologies I

Chair: Julije Ozegovic (University of Split, Croatia)
Implementation of an Efficient SMS Gateway Service
Chiara Taddia and Gianluca Mazzini (Lepida SpA, Italy)
A Full IP VoIP Architecture: the Lepida Case Study
Chiara Taddia and Gianluca Mazzini (Lepida SpA, Italy)
Big Data Over SmartGrid - A Fog Computing Perspective
Paola G. Vinueza Naranjo (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Mohammad Shojafar (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy); Leticia Vaca-Cardenas (University of Calabria, Cosenza, Italy); Claudia Canali and Riccardo Lancellotti (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy); Enzo Baccarelli (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy)
Usability Analysis of Gesture Based User Interfaces
Željka Car, Marin Vuković, Sven Njegač, Mislav Ivandić, Matej Lipovac and Luka Šonjić (University of Zagreb, Croatia)
Analysis of Using Visualization in Teaching Computer Networks
Marina Prvan (University of Split, Croatia)

Friday, September 23, 16:30 - 18:00

WICT/II: Workshop on Information and Communication Technologies II

Chair: Matko Saric (University of Split, Croatia)
Measurement and the estimate of exposure to electromagnetic fields frequencies between 2110 MHz and 2170 MHz
Marin Galić (Centar za mjerenja u okolišu, Croatia)
Virtualized WMN based mobile backhaul
Kari Seppänen (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Finland)
Ground Penetrating Radar prototypes developed in COST Action TU1208
Lara Pajewski ("Roma Tre" University of Rome, Italy); Raffaele Persico (IBAM-CNR, Italy); Simone Chicarella, Vincenzo Ferrara, Fabrizio Frezza and Filippo Troiani (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy)
Daily throughput and energy efficiency analysis of campus WLAN
Josip Lorincz (University of Split, Croatia); Eldis Mujaric (CARNET, Croatia); Dinko Begusic (University of Split, Croatia)
The influence of the fiber length and coding technique on the signal quality in Broadband Passive Optical Network
Katarina Radoš (University of Split, Croatia)

Saturday, September 24

Saturday, September 24, 09:00 - 10:30

WICT/III: Workshop on Information and Communication Technologies III

Chair: Maja Škiljo (University of Split, Croatia)
Software Development for Configuration of TSS Gateway Controller (TGC)
Lovre Šušnjara (University of Split, Croatia); Marin Ercegović (Ericsson Nikola Tesla, Croatia)
AXE node alarm monitoring and statistics
Matea Colak (University of Split, Croatia); Ante Mrkonjic (Ericsson Nikola Tesla, Croatia)
Network node characteristics analytics and visualization
Jelena Čulić (Ericsson Nikola Tesla, Croatia)
New approach in mobile telecom operators analysis - “Analysis of Eight Key Fields”
Igor Jurčić (J.P. Hrvatske telekomunikacije d.d., Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina); Sven Gotovac (University of Split, Croatia)