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Speakers - 8th Maryland Workshop on High Speed Networks

  • From: Account of Maryland Center for Telecommunications Research
  • Date: Mon Oct 20 00:37:19 1997

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                       TENTATIVE PROGRAM 
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              8th Maryland Workshop on Very High Speed Networks
                            November 12-13, 1997

               Maryland Center for Telecommunications Research
          Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
                   University of Maryland Baltimore County
      Workshop Supported by: Cisco, NASA, and College of Engineering/UMBC.

	Please Check the Web page for the final program
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 DATE         NAME/ORGANIZATION                        TOPIC
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 TBD Deepinder Sidhu,                   Emerging Network Technologies - An
     MCTR/UMBC                          Overview

 TBD Joseph Berthold,                   Optical Networking: The Next
     Ciena                              Generation

 TBD Magda El Zarki,                    Video over IP using RSVP and RTP
     University of Pennsylvania

 TBD Zygmunt Haas,                      Routing Protocols for Highly
     Cornell University                 Reconfigurable Ad-Hoc Networks

 TBD Raj Jain,                          Current Issues in ATM Traffic
     Ohio State University              Management

                                        Models and Algorithms for
 TBD Hui Zhang,                         Hierarchical Resource Management In
     Carnegie Mellon University 	Integrated Services Networks

 TBD Arvind Krishna, P. Bhagwat, P.
     Bhattacharya and R.O. LaMaire      Proxy-Based Networking for Mobile
     IBM Watson Research Center         Devices

 TBD Arun Welch and Dave Beering,       Experimental Results of Running
     NASA Lewis                         TCP/IP over ATM on ACTS HDR

                                        Global Optical Undersea Networks
 TBD Casem Majd,                        for Transporting Heterogeneous
     AT&T Submarine Systems 		Bitrates and Data Formats

 TBD Doyen, Russel,                     Sailor II: High Bandwidth
     Sailor Network                     Networking in Maryland

 TBD Robert J. Aiken,                   Technology Challenges of the NGI
     U.S. Dept. of Energy

 TBD <TBD>,                             <TBD>
     Fore Systems

 TBD <Mike Levender and Tom Downey>,    <Tag Switching>
     Cisco
                                        IP Switching: Technical
 TBD Jeffrey Baher,                     Underpinnings and Practical
     IPsilon 				Applications

 TBD <TBD>                              <Gigabit Ethernet>

 TBD <TBD>                              <Gigabit Ethernet>

 TBD D. Reininger and D. Raychaudhuri,  Soft QoS Control in High-Speed
     NEC C&C Laroratories               Multimedia Networking Scenarios

 TBD Guru Parulkar and Fred Kuhns,
     University of Washington, St.      Scalable Intergrated Services
     Louis                              Router over Cell Switched IPv6

                                        Overview of the Federal Next
 TBD George Strawn, NSF, and            Generation Internet (NGI)
     Dick desJardins, NSA 		Initiative

                                        The Internet2 Project of the
 TBD Javad Boroumand, ISI, and          University Consortium for Advanced
     Guy Almes, UCAID                   Internet Development (UCAID), and
                                        its Relationship to NGI

 TBD John Steedman, NASA, and           NASA Earth Science Applications
     Andy Germain, Swales Aerospace     Prototyping over NGI


 TBD Craig Labovitz,                    <TBD>
     MERIT

 TBD <D.Mitra and ...>,                 <TBD>
     Lucent Technologies

 TBD <Greg Watson>,                     <TBD>
     LLNL

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***************************************************************
	8th Maryland Workshop on Very High Speed Networks
		  November 12-13, 1997
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       Maryland Center for Telecommunications Research
   Department of Computer Science and  Electrical Engineering
          University  of Maryland Baltimore County

The Maryland Center for Telecommunications  Research  (MCTR)   at
the  University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) will hold the
8th Maryland Workshop on Very High Speed Networks (VHSN  '97)  on
November 12-13 1997 at the UMBC campus. The Workshop will be held
in the Ballroom of the University Center on the UMBC campus.

The goal of the workshop is to provide a forum where  researchers
and  developers can meet to exchange ideas and report on leading-
edge developments in the area of high speed  networks.   Each  of
the  previous  workshops  attracted approximately 150 researchers
representing academia, industry  and  government.   The  two  day
meeting   will   include   invited   speakers   and   contributed
presentations.  Papers on selected presentations will appear in a
special issue of the Journal of High Speed Networks.

A  registration  fee  of  $325  will  include  two  lunches   and
conference  proceeding.   For  questions  regarding the technical
content of the workshop or giving a presentation, please  contact
the workshop organizer: Dr. Deepinder Sidhu,  Tel: (410) 455-3028
or 3063, Fax: (410) 455-3969, Email: mctr@cs.umbc.edu.

Mail checks (payable to University of  Maryland  Foundation)  and
registration   form   to   Dr.  D.  Sidhu,  Maryland  Center  for
Telecommunications Research,  University  of  Maryland  Baltimore
County,  1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250.  All funds for
this event will be managed by the UM foundation.

Please DO  NOT  include  hotel  accommodation  expenses  in  your
payment  for  the  Workshop Registration.  Room payment should be
made directly to the hotel you selected for stay.  The  following
hotels are closest to UMBC campus.  Some hotels may offer reduced
rate.  To obtain the reduced rate, you must identify yourself  as
an  attendee of this workshop.  BWI Airport is approximately five
miles from UMBC Campus.

  * Sheraton International Hotel - BWI Airport.  Closest to airport
	 and UMBC campus.  Tel: (410) 859-3300 or (800) 638-5858
  * Holiday Inn - BWI Airport.  Close to airport and  UMBC  campus.
	Tel: (410) 859-8400 or (800) HOLIDAY
  * Omni Inner Harbor Hotel.   Close  to  Downtown  Baltimore/Inner
	Harbor. About 20 minutes drive to UMBC campus.
	Tel: (410) 752-1100  or  (800) 843-6664

For more information on the  workshop  and  directions  to  UMBC,
check our home page on WWW (http://www.mctr.umbc.edu)

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                     VHSN '97 REGISTRATION FORM
                       (November 12-13, 1997)

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