Toronto Networking Seminar Series 2008-2009

Organized by Department of Computer Science and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto

The Toronto Networking Seminar Series is jointly organized by Computer Science and ECE faculty with interest in all aspects of computer networking. Unless posted otherwise, the regular seminar time and location for Spring 2009 is Fridays, 2:10-3:00pm, in the room BA1130 of the Bahen Center, 40 St. George Street on the University of Toronto campus. 

For more information, please contact one of the organizers: Yashar Ganjali (, Baochun Li (, Ben Liang (, Jörg Liebeherr (, Peter Marbach (, Stefan Saroiu (

Spring 2009



Title (click on link for abstract)


March 6
Martin Karsten
University of Waterloo
Breaking through the Complexity Limits of Rate-based Packet Scheduling Yashar Ganjali
April 3
Mung Chiang
Princeton University
Wireless Scheduling Shahrokh Valaee
April 9
R. Srikant
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Distributed CSMA/CA Algorithms for Achieving Maximum Throughput in Wireless Networks Yashar Ganjali
May 1
Catherine Rosenberg
University of Waterloo
Spectrum Sharing in OFDM-Based Cognitive Radio Networks Shahrokh Valaee
May 8
Azzedine Boukerche
University of Ottawa
TO BE ANNOUNCED Shahrokh Valaee

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