Toronto Networking Seminar Series

Spring 2006

Organizers: Stefan Saroiu (, Peter Marbach (, or Jorg Liebeherr (



Title (click on link for abstract)


January 20 Markus Fidler
University of Toronto
Probabilistic Network Calculus: A System Theory for the Internet
January 27 Emin Gun Sirer
Cornell University
High-Performance Peer-to-Peer Overlays
February 3 Liang-Liang Xie
University of Waterloo
Wireless Network Information Theory

February 10 Vinod Muthusamy
University of Toronto
Effects of Routing Computations in Content-Based Networks Under Mobility

February 17 Florin Ciucu
University of Virginia
On the Scaling of Statistical Delay Bounds in  Communication Networks
March 3 Christos Papadopoulos
University of
Southern California
Fingerprinting Internet Paths using Packet Pair Dispersion

March 10, 2pm Adrian Perrig
Carnegie Mellon University
Network Capabilities: The Good, the Better, and the Future

March 17 Terry Todd
McMaster University
SolarMESH: Solar Powered Wireless LAN Mesh Networking

March 24 Bulent Yener
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Combinatorial Key Distribution Algorithms for Sensor Networks

March 31 Catherine Rosenberg
University of Waterloo
Throughput-optimal Configuration of Wireless Sensor Networks 
co-sponsored with ECTI  and ECE Distinguished Lecture Series