SASO 2010

Fourth IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems

Budapest, Hungary, September 27-October 1, 2010


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Advance Program


10:00-12:30 Tutorial

14:00-17:00 Tutorial

 9:30-17:00 Workshops

11:00-11:30‭ ‬Coffee Break

13:00-14:00‭ ‬Lunch

15:30-16:00 Coffee Break


 9:30-17:00 Workshops

11:00-11:30‭ ‬Coffee Break

13:00-14:00‭ ‬Lunch

15:30-16:00 Coffee Break

18:00-19:00 Welcome Reception


 9:00- 9:30 Opening and Announcements
Room Maastricht Chair: Mark Jelasity
 9:30-10:30 Keynote
Room Maastricht  

10:30-11:00‭ ‬Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 Session: Cloud Computing
Room Maastricht Chair: Jerry Rolia
  • Haifeng Chen,‭ ‬Hui Kang,‭ ‬Guofei Jiang,‭ ‬Kenji Yoshihira and Akhilesh Saxena: ‭‬VCAE:‭ ‬a Virtualization and Consolidation Analysis Engine for Enterprise Data Centers‭
  • Vinayak Ranade and Jacob Beal: ‬Distributed Control for Small Customer Energy Demand Management‭
  • Sand Correa and Renato Cerqueira: ‬Statistical Approaches to Predicting and Diagnosing Performance Problems in Component-based Distributed Systems:‭ ‬An Experimental Evaluation

12:30-14:00‭ ‬Lunch

14:00-15:30‎ ‬Session:‮ ‬Overlays‮ ‬and‮ ‬P2P
Room Maastricht Chair: Ozalp Babaoglu
  • Ahmad Al-Shishtawy,‭ ‬Muhammad Asif Fayyaz,‭ ‬Konstantin Popov and Vladimir Vlassov:  ‬Achieving Robust Self-Management for Large-Scale Distributed Applications‭
  • Hanhuai Shan,‭ ‬Guofei Jiang and Kenji Yoshihira: ‭‬Extracting Overlay Invariants of Distributed Systems for Autonomic System Management‭
  • Ingo Scholtes: ‬Distributed Creation and Adaptation of Random Scale-Free Overlay Networks‭

15:30-16:00 Coffee Break

16:00-17:30 Session:‮ ‬Robotics‮ ‬and‮ ‬Mechanics
Room Maastricht  
  • Stefanie Angerer,‭ ‬Rob Pooley and Ruth Aylett: ‭‬Self-Reconfiguration of Industrial Mobile Robots
  • Benjamin Klöpper,‭ ‬Jan Meyer,‭ ‬Matthias Tichy and Shinichi Honiden: ‬Planning with Utilities and State Trajectories Constraints for Self-Healing in Automotive System‭
  • Luis Ribeiro,‭ ‬Jose Barata,‭ ‬Bruno Alves and Joao Ferreira: ‭Global vs Local:‭ ‬A Comparison of two Approaches to Perform Diagnosis in Networks of Mechatronic Agents‭


 9:00- 9:05 Best Paper Award Ceremony
Room Maastricht  
 9:05-10:35 ‏Session:‭ ‬New Paradigms in Self-‭*‬
Room Maastricht Chair: Hartmut Schmeck
  • Dominik Fisch,‭ ‬Martin Jänicke,‭ ‬Bernhard Sick and Christian Müller-Schloer: ‬Quantitative Emergence‭ ‬-‭ ‬A Refined Approach Based on Divergence Measures‭
  • Stuart Allen,‭ ‬Martin Chorley,‭ ‬Gualtiero Colombo and Roger Whitaker: ‭‬Self Adaptation of Cooperation in Multi-Agent Content Sharing Systems
  • Danilo Pianini,‭ ‬Sascia Viruso,‭ ‬Ronaldo Menezes,‭ ‬Andrea Omicini and Mirko Viroli: ‬Self Organization in Coordination Systems using a WordNet-based Ontology‭

10:35-11:00‎ Coffee Break

11:00-12:30‎ ‏Session:‭ ‬Sensors and Networks
Room Maastricht Chair: Jacob Beal
  • Kenneth Zick and John Hayes: ‭‬Toward Physically-Adaptive Computing‭
  • Norman Salazar,‭ ‬Juan Antonio Rodriguez-Aguilar and Josep Lluis Arcos: ‬Self-Configuring Sensors for Uncharted Environments
  • Andrei Pruteanu,‭ ‬Stefan Dulman and Koen Langendoen: ‭‬ASH:‭ ‬Tackling Node Mobility in Large-Scale Networks
12:30-13:00 Poster Introductions
Room Maastricht Chair: Hartmut Schmeck

13:00-14:00 Lunch

14:00-15:30‎    Poster Session
Floor 0  
  • Giovanna Di Marzo Serugendo and Regina Frei: ‭‬Experience report in developing and applying a method for self-organisation to agile manufacturing‭
  • Vesna Sesum-Cavic and Eva Kühn: ‭‬Applying swarm intelligence algorithms for dynamic load balancing to a Cloud Based Call Center‭
  • Jose Luis Fernandez-Marquez, Josep Lluis Arcos and Giovanna Di Marzo Serugendo: ‭‬A Decentralized Approach for Detecting Dynamically Changing Diffuse Event Sources in Noisy WSN Environments‭
  • Lukas König and Hartmut Schmeck: ‭‬Evolvability in Evolutionary Robotics: Evolving the Genotype-Phenotype Mapping‭
  • Antoine Nongaillard and Philippe Mathieu: ‭‬Agent-based approach for Network allocation problems‭
  • Xinghui Zhao and Nadeem Jamali: ‭‬Self-Adaptive Resource Allocation in Open Distributed Systems‭
  • Andras Farago and Dung T. Tran: ‭‬A Self-Tuning Protocol for Optimal Bandwidth Allocation in Wireless Networks‭
  • Sylvain Frey, Ada Diaconescu and Philippe Lalanda: ‭‬A Decentralised Architecture for Multi-Objective Autonomic Management‭
  • Antinisca Di Marco, Francesco Gallo, Paola Inverardi and Rodolfo Ippoliti: ‭‬Towards a Stem Architecture Description Language for Self-Adaptive Systems‭
  • Sven Brueckner, Steve Brophy and Liz Downs: ‭‬Swarming Pattern Analysis to Identify IED Threat‭
  • Frédéric Armetta, Mohammed Haddad, Salima Hassas and Hamamache Kheddouci: ‭‬Self-organized Routing for Unstructured Peer-to-peer Networks‭

15:30-16:00‎ Coffee Break

16:00-17:30‎ ‏Session:‭ ‬Agents
Room Maastricht Chair: Sven Brueckner
  • Florian Dötsch,‭ ‬Joerg Denzinger,‭ ‬Holger Kasinger and Bernhard Bauer: ‭‬Decentralized Real-time Control of Water Distribution Networks Using Self-organizing Multi-Agent Systems‭
  • Nicolas Höning and Han La Poutré: ‭‬Designing comprehensible self-organising systems‭
  • Marco A.‭ ‬Montes de Oca: ‭‬Incremental Social Learning Applied to a Decentralized Decision-Making Mechanism:‭ ‬Collective Learning Made Faster

19:00-‎            ‏Social Event


 9:00-10:00‭ ‏‬Session:‭ ‬Social Computing
Room Maastricht Chair: David Hales
  • Harald Psaier,‭ ‬Florian Skopik,‭ ‬Lukasz Juszczyk,‭ ‬Daniel Schall and Schahram Dustdar: ‬Runtime Behavior Monitoring and Self-Adaptation in Service-Oriented Systems‭
  • Anna Chmielowiec and Maarten van Steen: ‬Optimal decentralized formation of k-member partnerships‭
10:00-11:00 ‏Session:‭ ‬Distributed Algorithms
Room Maastricht Chair: Gul Agha
  • Juha-Matti Koljonen,‭ ‬Matti Peltomäki,‭ ‬Olav Tirkkonen and Mikko Alava: ‬Distributed Generalized Graph Coloring
  • Maria Couceiro,‭ ‬Paolo Romano and Luis Rodrigues: ‬A Machine Learning Approach to Performance Prediction of Total Order Broadcast Protocols

11:00-11:30‎ ‏Coffee Break

11:30-12:30 ‏Keynote
Room Maastricht  

12:30-13:30 ‏‏Lunch

13:30-15:00‎ ‏‏Session:‭ ‬Software Adaptation
Room Maastricht  
  • Hella Seebach,‭ ‬Florian Nafz,‭ ‬Jan-Philipp Steghöfer and Wolfgang Reif: ‬A Software Engineering Guideline for Self-organizing Resource-Flow Systems
  • Antti Evesti and Eila Ovaska: ‭‬Ontology-based Security Adaptation at Run-time
  • Razvan Popescu,‭ ‬Athanasios Staikopoulos,‭ ‬Peng Liu,‭ ‬Antonio Brogi and Siobhan Clarke: ‭‬Taxonomy-driven Adaptation of Multi-Layer Applications using Templates