CTS Events
November 14, 2012

Dr. Nebiyou Tilahun, UPP, presents a seminar entitled "An agent based model of origin destination estimation (ADOBE)" Wednesday, November 14th at 4:00 pm in Rm 1127 SEO


November 7, 2012

Mr. Thomas Murtha, CMAP, will address the CTS-IGERT community at 4:00 p.m. in Room 1127 SEO.


October 24, 2012

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Bo Zou, CME, on Wednesday, October 24th, Room 1127 SEO, 4:00 p.m.


CTS Happenings
September 25, 2012

Award Received by Joshua Auld, CTS-IGERT alumnus.


April 20, 2012

Congratulations to James Biagioni, CTS Fellow and CS PhD candidate, winner of the Dean's Scholar award.


January 2, 2012

James Biagioni, CTS Fellow, receives "Best Presentation Award" at SenSys2011


July 30, 2010

Dr. Ouri Wolfson, Dr. Phillip Yu, and Leon Stenneth, CS student and CTS Associate, recently had a paper accepted to the 6th IEEE International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob 2010).


September 17, 2010

Sol Ma, PhD candidate, Department of Computer Science, will present a seminar this Friday, September 17th at 2:30 p.m. in Room 1000 SEO, entitled "Publish/Subscribe implementation in MANETs".

In this presentation, I'll talk about my ongoing work on how to implement publish/subscribe (pub/sub) in MANETs. The presentation will cover the following aspects:

1. An introduction of basic concepts of pub/sub systems.
2. Motivation of applying pub/sub in MANETs.
3. A brief review of existing relevant works on this topic.
4. Our proposed approach to implement pub/sub in MANETs.

Publications referenced include:
[1] Eugster, P. T., Felber, P. A., Guerraoui, R., and Kermarrec, A. The many faces of publish/subscribe. ACM Comput. Surv. 35, 114-131.
[2] Demers, A., Gehrke, J., Hong, M., Riedewald, M. and White, W. Towards Expressive Publish/Subscribe Systems. In EDBT’06.
[3] Stoica, I., Morris, R., Karger, D., Kaashoek, M. F., and Balakrishnan, H. 2001. Chord: A scalable peer-to-peer lookup service for internet applications. SIGCOMM’01.
[4] Rezende, C. G.; Rocha, B. P. S. & Loureiro, A. A. F. Publish/subscribe architecture for mobile ad hoc networks. SAC '08. Proceedings of the 2008 ACM symposium on Applied computing, ACM, 2008, 1913-191.
[5] Anceaume, E.; Datta, A. K.; Gradinariu, M. & Simon, G. Publish/subscribe scheme for mobile networks. POMC'02: Proceedings of the 2nd ACM international workshop on Principles of mobile computing, ACM, 2002.
[6]Cugola, G.; Murphy, A. L. & Picco, G. P. Content-based Publish-Subscribe in a Mobile Environment CiteSeerX - Scientific Literature Digital Library and Search Engine [http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/oai2] (United States), 2008.

Sol is a 3rd year PhD student in the department of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Chicago. His primary research interests are in the database management systems, mobile computing and distributed systems. He is currently working on designing a general database management system for IntelliDrive environment. His advisers are Prof. Wolfson and Prof. Lin.