Georgia Tech: Networking & Telecommunications

Computer Networking and Telecommunications Seminar

For the Spring 2001 semester, the Networking and Telecommunications group seminar will be held on Tuesdays from 3:15 - 4:15pm. The meeting place is GCATT 244. If you'd like to present a paper, send an email to Christos Gkantsidis. Please include the date you'd like to present, the topic, and any papers. There need not be any papers associated with the presentations, but if there are, then either indicate the URL(s), or indicate how/where you are making the paper available.

Spring 2001 Schedule

Date Presenter Topic
Jan 16 George Riley
Network Simulator Tutorial - Part A
Introduction to TCL and OTCL. For more information refer to book "Tcl and the TK Tookkit" by John. K. Ousterhout. You can get the examples of the presentation from here.
Jan 23 George Riley
Network Simulator Tutorial - Part B. Get the examples from here.
Jan 30 George Riley Network Simulator Tutorial - Part C
Feb 6 Richard Liston Measuring the effect of DNS prefetching on web page transfer latency
Feb 13 (11pm at MiRC 102) Nitin Vaidya Protocols for ad-hoc networks
Feb 20 Sue Moon Internet Traffic Analysis: Monitoring the Sprint IP Backbone
Feb 27 (cancelled) -
Mar 6 Spring Break -
Mar 13 Leana Golubschick (University of Maryland) Bistro: A Platform for Building Scalable Wide-Area *Upload* Applications
Mar 20 Milena Mihail Competitive Analysis of Online Algorithms: Caching and Congestion Control
Mar 27 Mostafa Ammar Fulfilling the Promise: Architectures for Realizing Scalable Internet Services
Apr 3 Yang Richard Yang TCP-Friendly Congestion Control
Apr 10 Ray Miller Passive Testing of Networks
Apr 17 Russell Clark What Network Management Means To Me
Apr 24 Shashidhar Merugu RAID meets the Web: Grass-Roots Content Distribution

Please send corrections and omissions to Pradnya Karbhari at