Journal Contents: International Journal of Adaptive, Resilient and Autonomic Systems (IJARAS)

Volume 7 (2016)
Issue 1
Article 1
A MDSD Approach for Adaptable Service Oriented Systems based on Domain Specific Language Engineering (pages 1-25)
Mohammed Lethrech (ENSIAS, Mohammed V University in Rabat, Rabat, Morocco), Adil Kenzi (Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University, Fes, Morocco), Issam Elmagrouni (ENSIAS, Mohammed V University in Rabat, Rabat, Morocco), Mahmoud Nassar (ENSIAS, Mohammed V University in Rabat, Rabat, Morocco), Abdelaziz Kriouile (ENSIAS, Mohammed V University in Rabat, Rabat, Morocco)
Article 2
Towards Automated SLA Management for Service Delivery in SOA-based Environments (pages 26-40)
Elarbi Badidi (College of Information Technology, United Arab Emirates University, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates), Mohamed El Koutbi (ENSIAS, Mohamed V University, Rabat, Morocco)
Article 3
A Mobile Cloud Middleware to Support Mobility and Cloud Interoperability (pages 41-58)
Khadija Akherfi (Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany), Hamid Harroud (Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Ifrane, Morocco), Michael Gerndt (Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany)
Article 4
Services Derivation from Business Process: A PSO-based Multi-Objective Approach (pages 59-74)
Mohamed El Amine Chergui (Computer Science Department, Djillali Liabes University, Sidi Bel Abbes, Algeria), Sidi Mohamed Benslimane (Laboratoire LabRI-SBA, Ecole Supérieure en Informatique, Sidi Bel Abbes, Algeria)
Volume 6 (2015)
Issue 1
Article 1
Evaluating User Interface Adaptation using the Context of Use (pages 1-24)
Makram Soui (Higher Institute of Management Tunis, Le Bardo, Tunisia), Khaled Ghedira (Higher Institute of Management Tunis, Le Bardo, Tunisia), Mourad Abed (University of Lille Nord de France, Villeneuve-d'Ascq, France)
Article 2
A Context-Aware Mobility Indoor Positioning System (pages 25-47)
Eugene Ferry (Computing Department, Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Letterkenny, Ireland), John O'Raw (Computing Department, Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Letterkenny, Ireland), Kevin Curran (School of Computing and Intelligent Systems, Ulster University, Northern Ireland)
Article 3
Real Time in Self-Adaptability of Web Services to the Context based on Workflow: Ambulance Trajectory Case Study (pages 48-62)
Faîçal Felhi (Department of Computer Sciences, Higher Institute of Management Tunis, Le Bardo, Tunisia), Jalel Akaichi (Department of Computer Sciences, Higher Institute of Management Tunis, Le Bardo, Tunisia)
Issue 2
Special Issue on Complex Systems
Guest Editorial Preface
Mohamed Nemiche (Ibn Zohr University, Agadir, Morocco), Mohamed Essaaidi (ENSIAS, Rabat, Morocco)
Article 1
A Polynomial Algorithm for Diagnosability Analysis of Discrete Event Systems (pages 1-22)
Eric Gascard (G-SCOP Laboratory, Grenoble Alpes University, Grenoble, France), Zineb Simeu-Abazi (G-SCOP Laboratory, Grenoble Alpes University, Grenoble, France), Bérangère Suiphon (G-SCOP Laboratory, Grenoble Alpes University, Grenoble, France)
Article 2
A Discrete Event-Driven Model for Electric Vehicles Predictive Charging (pages 23-46)
Azizbek Ruzmetov (University of Technology of Belfort-Montbéliard, Belfort, France), Ahmed Nait-Sidi-Moh (Laboratory of Innovative Technologies, University of Picardie Jules Verne, Saint Quentin, France), Mohamed Bakhouya (Computer Science Department, International University of Rabat, Technopolis Sala el Jadida, Morocco), Jaafar Gaber (University of Technology of Belfort-Montbéliard, Belfort, France), Marie-Ange Manier (University of Technology of Belfort-Montbéliard, Belfort, France)
Article 3
Public and Private Partner Selection in Battle of Sexes (pages 47-64)
Pedro Mariano (Department of Informatics, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal), Davide Nunes (Department of Informatics, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal), Luís Correia (Department of Informatics, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal)
Article 4
Analysis of the Join Performance in Vertically Distributed Cloud Databases (pages 65-87)
Jens Kohler (Faculty of Informatics, University of Applied Sciences Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany), Kiril Simov (Linguistic Modelling Department, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria), Thomas Specht (Faculty of Informatics, University of Applied Sciences Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany)
Article 5
Implementation of FastSLAM2.0 on an Embedded System and HIL Validation using Different Sensors Data (pages 88-116)
Abouzahir Mohamed (Institut d'Électronique Fondamentale (IEF), University of Paris-Sud, Orsay, France), Elouardi Abdelhafid (Institut d'Électronique Fondamentale (IEF), University of Paris-Sud, Orsay, France), Bouaziz Samir (Institut d'Électronique Fondamentale (IEF), University of Paris-Sud, Orsay, France), Latif Rachid (ENSA, Ibn Zohr University, Agadir, Morocco), Tajer Abdelouahed (ENSA, Cadi Ayyad University, Marrakech, Morocco)
Article 6
Towards Spike based Models of Visual Attention in the Brain (pages 117-138)
Terje Kristensen (Department of Computing, Mathematics and Physics, Bergen University College, Bergen, Norway)
Volume 5 (2014)
Issue 1
Special Issue on Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks (WMSN'12) Workshop
Guest Editorial Preface
Jose M. Barcelo-Ordinas (Department of Computer Architecture, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain), Llorenç Cerdà-Alabern (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain)
Article 1
A Cross-Layer QoE-Based Approach for Event-Based Multi-Tier Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks (pages 1-18)
Denis Rosário (Institute of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland), Zhongliang Zhao (Institute of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland), Torsten Braun (Institute of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland), Eduardo Cerqueira (Faculty of Computer Engineering and Telecommunication, Federal University of Pará, Belém, Brazil)
Article 2
Low-Complexity Encoding in Block-Based Hybrid Video Codecs by Moving Motion Estimation to Decoder Side (pages 19-29)
J. Karlsson (Embedded Systems Lab, Department of Applied Physics and Electronics, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden)
Article 3
Caching Based Transport Optimization for Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks (pages 30-48)
Nestor Michael C. Tiglao (Instituto Superior Técnico, Technical University of Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal & EEE Institute, University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines), António M. Grilo (Department of Electrotechnical and Computer Engineering, Instituto Superior Técnico, Technical University of Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal)
Article 4
An Acoustic-Visual Collaborative Hybrid Architecture for Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks (pages 49-63)
Mohammad Alaei (Department of Computer Architecture, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain), Jose M. Barcelo-Ordinas (Department of Computer Architecture, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain)
Issue 2
Special Issue on the 9th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic and Trusted Computing (ATC 2012)
Guest Editorial Preface
Katinka Wolter (Fachbereich Mathematik und Informatik, AG Technische Informatik, Berlin, Germany), Philipp Reinecke (Fachbereich Mathematik und Informatik, AG Technische Informatik, Berlin, Germany), Vincenzo de Florio (Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium)
Article 1
A Virtual Machine Placement and Reconfiguration Framework for Cloud Computing Platforms (pages 1-22)
Wei Chen (Institute of Software, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China), Xiaoqiang Qiao (Institute of Software, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China), Jun Wei (Institute of Software, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China), Hua Zhong (Institute of Software, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China), Tao Huang (Institute of Software, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China)
Article 2
Towards Availability: A Dynamic Scaling Mechanism for Cloud Applications (pages 23-39)
Wenting Wang (REINS Group, School of Software, Shanghai Jiao Tong University Shanghai, Shanghai, China), Haopeng Chen (REINS Group, School of Software, Shanghai Jiao Tong University Shanghai, Shanghai, China), Xi Chen (AESOP Group, Department of Computing, Imperial College London, London, UK)
Article 3
Performance Degradation Detection of Virtual Machines Via Passive Measurement and Machine Learning (pages 40-56)
Toshiaki Hayashi (Hokuriku Computer Service Co., Ltd., Toyama, Japan), Satoru Ohta (Toyama Prefectural University, Toyama, Japan)
Article 4
Autonomic Workflow Activities: The AWARD Framework (pages 57-82)
Luis Assuncao (ISEL, CITI/FCT-UNL, Lisboa, Portugal), Carlos Goncalves (ISEL, CITI/FCT-UNL, Lisboa, Portugal), Jose C. Cunha (CITI / Department de Informática FCT-UNL, Lisboa, Portugal)
Article 5
Efficient and Fine-Grained VMM-Level Packet Filtering for Self-Protection (pages 83-100)
Kenichi Kourai (Kyushu Institute of Technology, Fukuoka, Japan), Takeshi Azumi (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan), Shigeru Chiba (The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan)
Issue 3
Article 1
Design and Evaluation of an Autonomous Load Balancing System for Mobile Data Stream Processing Based On a Data Centric Publish Subscribe Approach (pages 1-19)
Rafael Oliveira Vasconcelos (Department of Informatics, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), Markus Endler (Department of Informatics, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), Berto de Tácio Pereira Gomes (Federal University of Maranhão (UFMA), São Luís, Brazil), Francisco José da Silva e Silva (Department of Informatics, Federal University of Maranhão (UFMA), São Luís, Brazil)
Article 2
Design and Analysis of a Novel Hybrid Wireless Mesh Network Routing Protocol (pages 20-39)
Muddesar Iqbal (Faculty of Computing and Information Technology, University of Gujrat, Gujrat, Pakistan), Muhammad Shafiq (Department of Information and Communication Engineering, Yeungnam University, Gyeongsan, Korea), Jin-Ghoo Choi (Department of Information and Communication Engineering, Yeungnam University, Gyeongsan, Korea), Hasina Attaullah (Department of Information Technology, University of Gujrat, Gujrat, Pakistan), Khawar Akram (Department of Information Technology, University of Gujrat, Gujrat, Pakistan), Xingheng Wang (School of Computing, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, UK)
Article 3
Peer-to-Peer Orchestration of Web Mashups (pages 40-60)
Abul Ahsan Md Mahmudul Haque (Department of Computer Science, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway), Weihai Yu (Department of Computer Science, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway)
Article 4
The Context-Security Nexus in Ubiquitous Computing (pages 61-81)
M. Fahim Ferdous Khan (Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan), Ken Sakamura (Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan)
Article 5
Adaptive and Resilient Solutions for Energy Savings of Mobile Access Networks (pages 82-102)
Josip Lorincz (FESB, University of Split, Split, Croatia), Ivica Cubic (Ericsson Nikola Tesla d.d., Research and Developement Center, Research Unit, Split, Croatia), Toncica Matijevic (FESB, University of Split, Split, Croatia)
Issue 4
Article 1
Bigraphical Reactive Systems Based Approaches for Modeling Context-Aware Systems (pages 1-19)
Taha Abdelmoutaleb Cherfia (Department of Software Technologies and Information Systems, Constantine 2 University, Constantine, Algeria), Faïza Belala (Department of Software Technologies and Information Systems, Constantine 2 University, Constantine, Algeria)
Article 2
A Comparative Performance Study of Ad Hoc Routing Protocols to Improve the Route Discovery Process of AODV (pages 20-33)
Zafar Mehmood Khattak (Faculty of Computing & Information Technology, University of Gujrat, Gujrat, Pakistan), Muddesar Iqbal (Faculty of Computing & Information Technology, University of Gujrat, Gujrat, Pakistan), Xingheng Wang (School of Computing, University of West Scotland, Paisley, UK)
Article 3
Multi-Level Resilience: Reconciling Robustness, Recovery and Adaptability from a Network Science Perspective (pages 34-45)
Mehdi Khoury (School of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK), Seth Bullock (School of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK)
Article 4
Spatial Multiplexing: Solving Information Bottlenecks in Real Neural Systems and the Origin of Brain Rhythms (pages 46-70)
Thomy Nilsson (Psychology Department, University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Canada)
Volume 4 (2013)
Issue 1
Article 1
An Approach to Adaptive Dependability Assessment in Dynamic and Evolving Connected Systems (pages 1-25)
Felicita Di Giandomenico (Istituto di Scienza e Tecnologie dell’Informazione “Alessandro Faedo”, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Pisa, Italy), Antonia Bertolino (Istituto di Scienza e Tecnologie dell’Informazione “Alessandro Faedo”, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Pisa, Italy), Antonello Calabrò (Istituto di Scienza e Tecnologie dell’Informazione “Alessandro Faedo”, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Pisa, Italy), Nicola Nostro (Istituto di Scienza e Tecnologie dell’Informazione “Alessandro Faedo”, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Pisa, Italy)
Article 2
Applying Probabilistic Adaptation to Improve the Efficiency of Intra-Query Load Balancing (pages 26-59)
Daniel M. Yellin (IBM Israel Software Lab, Jerusalem, Israel), Jorge Buenabad-Chávez (Departmento de Computación, Centro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados del Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico City, Mexico)
Article 3
Multichannel Modality in Displaying Information (pages 60-79)
Elisa Benetti (Research & Development Division, Lepida S.p.A., Bologna, Italy), Gianluca Mazzini (Research & Development Division, Lepida S.p.A., Bologna, & University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy)
Article 4
A Fully Reconfigurable Approach to Emergency Management (pages 80-100)
Daniele Tarchi (Department of Electrical, Electronic and Information Engineering, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy), Valeria Petrini (Department of Electrical, Electronic and Information Engineering, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy), Giovanni Emanuele Corazza (Department of Electrical, Electronic and Information Engineering, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy)
Article 5
Mobility Management in Publish/Subscribe Middleware (pages 101-112)
Fatma Abdennadher (ReDCAD Research Unit, National School of Engineers of Sfax, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia), Maher Ben Jemaa (ReDCAD Research Unit, National School of Engineers of Sfax, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia)
Issue 2
Article 1
On the Privacy and Utility of Anonymized Social Networks (pages 1-34)
Yi Song (Department of Computer Science, School of Computing, National University of Singapore, Singapore), Xuesong Lu (Department of Computer Science, School of Computing, National University of Singapore, Singapore), Sadegh Nobari (Department of Computer Science, School of Computing, National University of Singapore, Singapore), Stéphane Bressan (Department of Computer Science, School of Computing, National University of Singapore, Singapore), Panagiotis Karras (Department of Management Science & Information Systems, Rutgers Business School, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ, USA)
Article 2
A Semi-Automatic Approach For Global-Schema Construction in Data Integration Systems (pages 35-53)
C. Niang (Laboratoire d’Informatique (LI), Université François Rabelais Tours, Blois, France, & Laboratoire d’Analyse Numérique et d’Informatique (LANI), Université Gaston Berger, Saint-Louis, Senegal), B. Bouchou Markhoff (Laboratoire d’Informatique (LI), Université François Rabelais Tours, Blois, France), Y. Sam (Laboratoire d’Informatique (LI), Université François Rabelais Tours, Blois, France), M. Lo (Laboratoire d’Analyse Numérique et d’Informatique (LANI), Université Gaston Berger, Saint-Louis, Senegal)
Article 3
Anonymous and Fair Micropayment Scheme with Protection against Coupon Theft (pages 54-71)
Andreu Pere Isern-Deyà (Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma, Spain), M. Magdalena Payeras-Capellà (Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma, Spain), Macià Mut-Puigserver (Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma, Spain), Josep L. Ferrer-Gomila (Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma, Spain)
Article 4
A Keyphrase-Based Tag Cloud Generation Framework to Conceptualize Textual Data (pages 72-93)
Muhammad Abulaish (Center of Excellence in Information Assurance, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia & Department of Computer Science, Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University), New Delhi, India), Tarique Anwar (Center of Excellence in Information Assurance, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia)
Article 5
Ontology-Based Competence Management in Pharmacy (pages 94-112)
J. Puustjärvi (Department of Computer Science, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland), L. Puustjärvi (The Pharmacy of Kaivopuisto, Neitsytpolku, Finland)
Issue 3
Special Issue on Networked Embedded Systems
Guest Editorial Preface
Ethiopia Nigussie (University of Turku, Turku, Finland), Pasi Liljeberg (University of Turku, Turku, Finland), Juha Plosila (University of Turku, Turku, Finland)
Article 1
A Novel Prototyping and Evaluation Framework for NoC-Based MPSoC (pages 1-24)
K. Tatas (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Frederick University, Nicosia, Cyprus), K. Siozios (School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece), A. Bartzas (School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece), C. Kyriacou (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Frederick University, Nicosia, Cyprus), D. Soudris (School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece)
Article 2
Cluster Based Networks-on-Chip: An Efficient and Fault-Tolerant Architecture using Network Interface Assisted Routing (pages 25-41)
Khalid Latif (Department of Information Technology, University of Turku, Turku, Finland, & Turku Centre for Computer Science (TUCS), Turku, Finland), Amir-Mohammad Rahmani (Department of Information Technology, University of Turku, Turku, Finland, & Turku Centre for Computer Science (TUCS), Turku, Finland), Tiberiu Seceleanu (ABB Corporate Research, Västerås, Sweden, & Mälardalen University, Västerås, Sweden), Hannu Tenhunen (Department of Information Technology, University of Turku, Turku, Finland, & Turku Centre for Computer Science (TUCS), Turku, Finland)
Article 3
Exploration of Temperature Constraints for Thermal-Aware Mapping of 3D Networks-on-Chip (pages 42-60)
Parisa Khadem Hamedani (The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada), Natalie Enright Jerger (The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada), Shaahin Hessabi (Department of Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran), Hamid Sarbazi-Azad (Department of Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, & Institute for Research in Fundamental Sciences (IPM), Tehran, Iran)
Article 4
Exploration of Temperature-Aware Placement Approaches in 2D and 3D Stacked Systems (pages 61-81)
Kameswar Rao Vaddina (Turku Center for Computer Science (TUCS), Turku, Finland & Department of Information Technology, University of Turku, Turku, Finland), Pasi Liljeberg (Department of Information Technology, University of Turku, Turku, Finland), Juha Plosila (Department of Information Technology, University of Turku, Turku, Finland)
Article 5
MoteIST: A Modular Low-Power Approach to Wireless Sensor Networks Nodes (pages 82-101)
José M. Catela (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Lisbon, Portugal), Rui M. Rocha (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Lisbon, Portugal, & Instituto Superior Técnico - Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal), Moisés S. Piedade (Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores, Lisbon, Portugal, & Instituto Superior Técnico - Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal)
Article 6
Smart Ultra Low Power Energy Harvesting System (pages 102-118)
Alexandre L. Correia (Instituto Superior Técnico - Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal), José M. Catela (Instituto Superior Técnico - Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, & Instituto de Telecomunicações, Lisbon, Portugal), Moisés S. Piedade (Instituto Superior Técnico - Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, & Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores, Lisbon, Portugal), Rui M. Rocha (Instituto Superior Técnico - Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, & Instituto de Telecomunicações, Lisbon, Portugal)
Issue 4
Article 1
Benefits of Cooperation in Multiplayer Coupon Collectors' Games (pages 1-17)
Riccardo Rovatti (ARCES University of Bologna via Toffano, Bologna, Italy), Cristiano Passerini (ENDIF University of Ferrara via Saragat, Ferrara, Italy), Gianluca Mazzini (ENDIF University of Ferrara via Saragat, Ferrara, Italy)
Article 2
Model-Driven Approaches to Service Composition (pages 18-35)
C. Dumez (Universite de Technologie de Belfort-Montbeliard, Belfort, France), M. Bakhouya (Aalto University, Aalto, Finland), J. Gaber (Universite de Technologie de Belfort-Montbeliard, Belfort, France), M. Wack (Universite de Technologie de Belfort-Montbeliard, Belfort, France)
Article 3
Design and Evaluation of Techniques for Resilience and Survivability of the Routing Node (pages 36-63)
Michał Wódczak (Department of Information Technology, Poznań University of Economics, Poznań, Poland), Nikolay Tcholtchev (Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems, Berlin, Germany), Bruno Vidalenc (Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs France, Nozay, France), Yuhong Li (State Key Laboratory of Networking and Switching Technology, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, China)
Article 4
Framework to Enable Scalable and Distributed Application Development: Lessons Learned While Developing the Opportunistic Seamless Localization System (pages 64-81)
J. Aernouts (Artesis University College of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium), B. Claerhout (Artesis University College of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium), G. Ergeerts (Artesis University College of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium), M. Weyn (Artesis University College of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium)
Volume 3 (2012)
Issue 1
Article 1
The Semantics of Project Knowledge Management (pages 1-18)
Rony Dayan (KnowAndManage Ltd., Israel)
Article 2
Performance Analysis of an OCSP-Based Authentication Protocol for VANETs (pages 19-45)
Jetzabel Serna-Olvera (Technical University of Catalonia, Spain), Valentina Casola (University of Naples Federico II, Italy), Massimiliano Rak (Second University of Naples, Italy), Jesús Luna (Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany), Manel Medina (Technical University of Catalonia, Spain), Nicola Mazzocca (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
Article 3
Stress Diffusion through Complex Networks (pages 46-64)
Pietro Cipresso (IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Italy), Andrea Gaggioli (IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Italy), Silvia Serino (IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Italy), Giuseppe Riva (IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Italy)
Article 4
A Model Driven Engineering Approach Toward User Interfaces Adaptation (pages 65-86)
W. Bouchelligua (Lille Nord University of France, France), A Mahfoudhi (University of Sfax, Tunisia), M. Abed (Lille Nord University of France, France)
Issue 2
Article 1
Resource Discovery Service while Minimizing Maintenance Overhead in Hierarchical DHT Systems (pages 1-17)
Riad Mokadem (Paul Sabatier University, France), Abdelkader Hameurlain (Paul Sabatier University, France), A Min Tjoa (Vienna University of Technology, Austria)
Article 2
OPEN Platform for Migration of Interactive Services: Architecture and Evaluation (pages 18-43)
Anders Nickelsen (Aalborg University, Denmark), Fabio Paternò (ISTI-CNR, Italy), Agnese Grasselli (Vodafone, Italy), Kay-Uwe Schmidt (SAP Research, Germany), Miquel Martin (NEC Europe Ltd., Germany), Francesca Mureddu (Arcadia Design, Italy)
Article 3
Protection through Intelligent and Multimedia Captchas (pages 44-58)
Wesam Al-Sudani (La Trobe University, Australia), Amit Gill (La Trobe University, Australia), Chen Li (La Trobe University, Australia), Jidong Wang (RMIT University, Australia), Fei Liu (La Trobe University, Australia)
Article 4
Management Scheme for Data Collection within Wireless Sensor Networks (pages 59-76)
Sami J. Habib (Kuwait University, Kuwait), Paulvanna N. Marimuthu (Kuwait University, Kuwait)
Issue 3
Article 1
User Models for Adaptive Information Retrieval on the Web: Towards an Interoperable and Semantic Model (pages 1-19)
Max Chevalier (Université Toulouse 3 Paul Sabatier, IRIT, UMR 5505, France), Christine Julien (Université Toulouse 3 Paul Sabatier, IRIT, UMR 5505, France), Chantal Soulé-Dupuy (Université Toulouse 1 Capitole, IRIT, UMR 5505, France)
Article 2
How to Trust: A Model for Trust Decision Making (pages 20-34)
Massimo Felici (University of Edinburgh, UK)
Article 3
A Variable Context Model for Adaptable Service-Based Applications (pages 35-53)
Antonio Bucchiarone (Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Italy), Cinzia Cappiello (Politecnico di Milano, Italy), Elisabetta Di Nitto (Politecnico di Milano, Italy), Barbara Pernici (Politecnico di Milano, Italy), Alessandra Sandonini (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Article 4
RELADO: RELiable and ADaptive Opportunistic Routing Protocol for Wireless Mesh Networks (pages 54-71)
Raffaele Bruno (Institute of Informatics and Telematics of Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Italy), Marco Conti (Institute of Informatics and Telematics of Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Italy), Maddalena Nurchis (Institute of Informatics and Telematics of Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Italy)
Article 5
Dual Monitoring Communication for Self-Aware Network-on-Chip: Architecture and Case Study (pages 72-91)
Liang Guang (University of Turku, Finland), Ethiopia Nigussie (University of Turku, Finland), Juha Plosila (University of Turku, Finland), Hannu Tenhunen (Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden)
Issue 4
Special Issue on Evolvable Hardware
Guest Editorial Preface
Article 1
Investigating Power Reduction for NoC-Based Spiking Neural Network Platforms using Channel Encoding (pages 1-16)
Neil McDonnell (School of Computing and Intelligent Systems, University of Ulster, Magee Campus, Northern Ireland, UK), Snaider Carrillo (School of Computing and Intelligent Systems, University of Ulster, Magee Campus, Northern Ireland, UK), Jim Harkin (School of Computing and Intelligent Systems, University of Ulster, Magee Campus, Northern Ireland, UK), Liam McDaid (School of Computing and Intelligent Systems, University of Ulster, Magee Campus, Northern Ireland, UK)
Article 2
Compensating Resource Fluctuations by Means of Evolvable Hardware: The Run-Time Reconfigurable Functional Unit Row Classifier Architecture (pages 17-31)
Paul Kaufmann (Department of Computer Science, University of Paderborn, Paderborn, Germany), Kyrre Glette (University of Oslo, Norway), Marco Platzner (University of Paderborn, Paderborn, Germany), Jim Torresen (University of Oslo, Norway)
Article 3
Automatic Machine Code Generation for a Transport Triggered Architecture using Cartesian Genetic Programming (pages 32-50)
James Alfred Walker (Department of Electronics, University of York, York, UK), Yang Liu (Department of Electronics, University of York, York, UK), Gianluca Tempesti (Department of Electronics, University of York, York, UK), Jon Timmis (Departments of Electronics and Computer Science, University of York, York, UK), Andy M. Tyrrell (Department of Electronics, University of York, York, UK)
Article 4
Multi-View Human Body Pose Estimation with CUDA-PSO (pages 51-65)
Luca Mussi (Henesis s.r.l., Parma, Italy), Spela Ivekovic (Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK), Youssef S.G. Nashed (Department of Information Engineering, University of Parma, Parma, Italy), Stefano Cagnoni (Department of Information Engineering, University of Parma, Parma, Italy)
Volume 2 (2011)
Issue 1
Article 2
Systematic Design Principles for Cost-Effective Hard Constraint Management in Dynamic Nonlinear Systems (pages 18-45)
Satyakiran Munaga (IMEC and K. U. Leuven/ESAT, Belgium), Francky Catthoor (IMEC and K. U. Leuven/ESAT, Belgium)
Article 3
A Generic Adaptation Framework for Mobile Communication (pages 46-57)
Hong Sun (University of Antwerp and IBBT, Belgium), Ning Gui (University of Antwerp and IBBT, Belgium and Central South University, China), Chris Blondia (University of Antwerp and IBBT, Belgium)
Article 4
Non-Intrusive Autonomic Approach with Self-Management Policies Applied to Legacy Infrastructures for Performance Improvements (pages 58-76)
Rémi Sharrock (LAAS-CNRS - University of Toulouse; UPS, INSA, INP, ISAE, France), Thierry Monteil (LAAS-CNRS - University of Toulouse; UPS, INSA, INP, ISAE, France), Patricia Stolf (IRIT and Université de Toulouse, France), Daniel Hagimont (IRIT and Université de Toulouse, France), Laurent Broto (IRIT and Université de Toulouse, France)
Article 5
A Recovery-Oriented Approach for Software Fault Diagnosis in Complex Critical Systems (pages 77-104)
Gabriella Carrozza (SESM s.c.a.r.l. - a Finmeccanica Company, Italy), Roberto Natella (Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy)
Issue 2
Article 1
COADA: Leveraging Dynamic Coalition Peer-to-Peer Network for Adaptive Content Download of Cellular Users (pages 1-22)
Long Vu (University of Illinois, USA), Klara Nahrstedt (University of Illinois, USA), Rahul Malik (University of Illinois, USA), Qiyan Wang (University of Illinois, USA)
Article 2
Agents Network for Automatic Safety Check in Constructing Sites (pages 23-36)
Rocco Aversa (Second University of Naples, Italy), Beniamino Di Martino (Second University of Naples, Italy), Michele Di Natale (Second University of Naples, Italy), Salvatore Venticinque (Second University of Naples, Italy)
Article 3
Run-Time Compositional Software Platform for Autonomous NXT Robots (pages 37-50)
Ning Gui (University of Antwerp, Belgium), Vincenzo De Florio (Evolution, Complexity and COgnition Group (ECCO) and Global Brain Institute, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium and Vlaamse Instelling Voor Technologisch Onderzoek (VITO), Brussles, Belgium), Chris Blondia (University of Antwerp, Belgium)
Article 4
ROCRSSI++: An Efficient Localization Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Networks (pages 51-70)
Flavio Frattini (Institute of High Performance Computing and Networking, Italy), Christian Esposito (Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy), Stefano Russo (Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy)
Issue 3
Article 1
Various Extensions for the Ambient OSGi Framework (pages 1-12)
Stéphane Frénot (University of Lyon, INRIA INSA-Lyon, F-69621, France), Frédéric Le Mouël (University of Lyon, INRIA INSA-Lyon, F-69621, France), Julien Ponge (University of Lyon, INRIA INSA-Lyon, F-69621, France), Guillaume Salagnac (University of Lyon, INRIA INSA-Lyon, F-69621, France)
Article 2
An OMA DM Based Framework for Updating Modulation Module for Mobile Devices (pages 13-23)
Hui Zhang (Swansea University, UK), Xinheng Wang (Swansea University, UK), Muddesar Iqbal (University of Gujrat, Pakistan)
Article 3
Evaluation Framework for Adaptive Multi-Path Inter-Domain Routing Protocols (pages 24-44)
Jose M. Camacho (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain), Lisardo Prieto (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain), Francisco Valera (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain)
Article 4
A Distributed Monitoring Framework for Opportunistic Communication Systems An Experimental Approach (pages 45-62)
Iacopo Carreras (CREATE-NET, Italy), Andrea Zanardi (CREATE-NET, Italy), Elio Salvadori (CREATE-NET, Italy), Daniele Miorandi (CREATE-NET, Italy)
Article 5
Duty Cycle Measurement Techniques for Adaptive and Resilient Autonomic Systems (pages 63-87)
Chiara Taddia (University of Ferrara, Italy), Gianluca Mazzini (University of Ferrara, Italy), Riccardo Rovatti (University of Bologna, Italy)
Issue 4
Article 1
Timely Autonomic Adaptation of Publish/Subscribe Middleware in Dynamic Environments (pages 1-24)
Joe Hoffert (Vanderbilt University, USA), Aniruddha Gokhale (Vanderbilt University, USA), Douglas C. Schmidt (Vanderbilt University, USA)
Article 3
Load-Balanced Multiple Gateway Enabled Wireless Mesh Network for Applications in Emergency and Disaster Recovery (pages 36-53)
Muddesar Iqbal (University of Gujrat, Pakistan), Xinheng Wang (Swansea University, UK), Hui Zhang (Swansea University, UK)
Article 4
Self-Adaptable Discovery and Composition of Services Based on the Semantic CompAA Approach (pages 54-73)
J. Lacouture (Université de Toulouse, France), P. Aniorté (Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, France)
Article 5
IoT-IMS Communication Platform for Future Internet (pages 74-94)
Chi-Yuan Chen (National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan), Han-Chieh Chao (National Dong Hwa University and National I-Lan University, Taiwan), Tin-Yu Wu (Tamkang University, Taiwan), Chun-I Fan (National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan), Jiann-Liang Chen (National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan), Yuh-Shyan Chen (National Taipei University, Taiwan), Jenq-Muh Hsu (National Chiayi University, Taiwan)
Volume 1 (2010)
Issue 1
Article 1
Resilient and Timely Event Dissemination in Publish/Subscribe Middleware (pages 1-20)
Christian Esposito (University of Napoli “Federico II”, Italy), Domenico Cotroneo (University of Napoli “Federico II”, Italy)
Article 2
Adaptive Modeling of Routing Algorithms for Wireless Sensor Networks (pages 21-40)
Marcello Cinque (Università di Napoli “Federico II”, Italy), Catello Di Martino (Università di Napoli “Federico II”, Italy)
Article 3
Technological and Educational Challenges of Resilient Computing (pages 41-57)
Luca Simoncini (University of Pisa, Italy)
Article 4
Towards Adaptive and Scalable Context Aware Middleware (pages 58-74)
Antonio Corradi (Università di Bologna, Italy), Mario Fanelli (Università di Bologna, Italy), Luca Foschini (Università di Bologna, Italy)
Article 5
Web Distributed Computing Systems Implementation and Modeling (pages 75-91)
Fabio Boldrin (University of Ferrara, Italy), Chiara Taddia (Lepida S.p.A., Italy), Gianluca Mazzini (University of Ferrara, Italy)
Issue 2
Article 1
Adaptation and Dependability and Their Key Role in Modern Software Engineering (pages 1-14)
Vincenzo De Florio (Evolution, Complexity and COgnition Group (ECCO) and Global Brain Institute, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium and Vlaamse Instelling Voor Technologisch Onderzoek (VITO), Brussles, Belgium), Chris Blondia (University of Antwerp, Belgium)
Article 2
Dynamic Reconfiguration of Middleware for Ubiquitous Computing (pages 15-29)
Antonio Corradi (University of Bologna, Italy), Enrico Lodolo (University of Bologna, Italy), Stefano Monti (University of Bologna, Italy)
Article 3
iCAAS: An Interoperable and Configurable Architecture for Accessing Sensor Networks (pages 30-45)
Catello Di Martino (Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy), Gabriele D’Avino (STRAGO Spa, Italy), Alessandro Testa (Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy)
Article 4
Self-Adapting Event Configuration in Ubiquitous Wireless Sensor Networks (pages 46-63)
Steffen Ortmann (IHP microelectronics, Germany), Michael Maaser (IHP microelectronics, Germany), Peter Langendoerfer (IHP microelectronics, Germany)
Article 5
Optimizing User Quality of Experience through Overlay Routing, Bandwidth Management and Dynamic Trans-Coding (pages 64-85)
Maarten Wijnants (EDM - Hasselt University - tUL – IBBT, Belgium), Wim Lamotte (EDM - Hasselt University - tUL – IBBT, Belgium), Bart De Vleeschauwer (IBCN – INTEC - Ghent University – IBBT, Belgium), Filip De Turck (IBCN – INTEC - Ghent University – IBBT, Belgium), Bart Dhoedt (IBCN – INTEC - Ghent University – IBBT, Belgium), Piet Demeester (IBCN – INTEC - Ghent University – IBBT, Belgium), Peter Lambert (MMLab - ELIS - Ghent University – IBBT, Belgium), Dieter Van de Walle (MMLab - ELIS - Ghent University – IBBT, Belgium), Jan De Cock (MMLab - ELIS - Ghent University – IBBT, Belgium), Stijn Notebaert (MMLab - ELIS - Ghent University – IBBT, Belgium), Rik Van de Walle (MMLab - ELIS - Ghent University – IBBT, Belgium)
Issue 3
Article 1
Beernet: Building Self-Managing Decentralized Systems with Replicated Transactional Storage (pages 1-24)
B. Mejías (Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium), P. Van Roy (Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium)
Article 2
Optimization of WS-BPEL Workflows through Business Process Re-Engineering Patterns (pages 25-41)
Jonas Buys (University of Antwerp, Belgium), Vincenzo De Florio (PATS Research Group, University of Antwerp, and iMinds, Belgium), Chris Blondia (University of Antwerp, Belgium)
Article 3
Efficient Adaptation Decision Making Algorithms for Context-Aware Applications (pages 42-58)
Yves Vanrompay (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium), Tim Smits (Consultant at AE, Belgium), Yolande Berbers (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium)
Article 4
Impact of Cross-Layer Adaptations of Mobile IP on IEEE 802.11 Networks on Video Streaming (pages 59-80)
P. De Cleyn (Universiteit Antwerpen, Belgium), C. Blondia (Universiteit Antwerpen, Belgium)
Article 5
Autonomic QoS Optimization of Real-Time Internet Audio Using Loss Prediction and Stochastic Control (pages 81-107)
Lopamudra Roychoudhuri (Carroll University, USA), Ehab S. Al-Shaer (University of North Carolina, USA)
Issue 4
Article 1
Reliability-Aware Proactive Energy Management in Hard Real-Time Systems: A Motivational Case Study (pages 1-11)
Satyakiran Munaga (IMEC/SSET and K.U. Leuven/ESAT, Belgium), Francky Catthoor (IMEC/SSET and K.U. Leuven/ESAT, Belgium)
Article 2
An Architecture-Based Adaptation Framework for Soft Real-Time Applications (pages 12-25)
Ning Gui (University of Antwerp, Belgium & Central South University, China), Hong Sun (University of Antwerp, Belgium), Chris Blondia (University of Antwerp, Belgium)
Article 3
A Multi-User Ad-Hoc Resource Manager for Public Urban Areas (pages 26-45)
Gonzalo Huerta-Canepa (KAIST, South Korea), Dongman Lee (KAIST, South Korea)
Article 4
A Machine Learning Based Meta-Scheduler for Multi-Core Processors (pages 46-59)
Jitendra Kumar Rai (University of Hyderabad and ANURAG, India), Atul Negi (University of Hyderabad, India), Rajeev Wankar (University of Hyderabad, India), K. D. Nayak (ANURAG, India)
Article 5
Mixing Workflows and Components to Support Evolving Services (pages 60-84)
Françoise Baude (Université de Nice Sophia-Antipolis, France), Virginie Legrand (Université de Nice Sophia-Antipolis, France), Ludovic Henrio (Université de Nice Sophia-Antipolis, France), Paul Naoumenko (Université de Nice Sophia-Antipolis, France), Heiko Pfeffer (Technische Universität Berlin, Germany), Louay Bassbouss (Technische Universität Berlin, Germany), David Linner (Technische Universität Berlin, Germany)