BADS 2009  

Workshop on Bio-Inspired Algorithms for Distributed Systems

to take place on June 19 during ICAC 2009

6th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing

Barcelona, Spain, June 15-19, 2009



BADS Program



Welcome note

9:15-10:30 Session I: Distributed Systems and P2P
Chair: Carlo Mastroianni (ICAR-CNR, Italy)

A Distributed Ant-based Algorithm for Numerical Optimization
Peter Korošec, Jurij Šilc

Proactive Information Caching for Efficient Resource Discovery in a Self-Structured Grid
Amos Brocco, Apostolos Malatras, Béat Hirsbrunner

An Evaporative Approach to Handle Dynamics in Diffusive Aggregation Schemes
Nicola Bicocchi, Marco Mamei, Franco Zambonelli


Coffee Break

11:00-13:00 Session II: Grid Computing
Chair: Franco Zambonelli (Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy)

Characterizing Fault Tolerance in Genetic Programming
Daniel Lombraña González, Francisco Fernández de Vega, Henri Casanova

An Innovative Perspective on Mapping in Grids
Ivanoe De Falco, Antonio Della Cioppa, Domenico Maisto, Umberto Scafuri, Ernesto Tarantino

Crystal-Growth-Inspired Algorithms for Computational Grids
Yuriy Brun, Nenad Medvidovic

Evolutionary P2P Network Adaptively Changing Its Topologies for Reliable Searching
Kei Ohnishi, Kento Ichikawa, Yuji Oie



14:30-16:00 Session III: Sensor and Wireless Networks
Chair: Christian Blum (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain)

Asynchronous Simulation of a Self-Synchronized Duty-Cycling Mechanism for Mobile Sensor Networks
Hugo Hernández, Christian Blum

Power-Efficient Epidemic Information Dissemination in Sensor Networks
Benoît Garbinato, Denis Rochat, Marco Tomassini

Swarm Intelligence Based Energy Saving and Load Balancing in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks
Floriano De Rango, Mauro Tropea


Coffee Break

16:30-17:30 Session IV: Parallel Architectures
Chair: Gianluigi Folino (ICAR-CNR, Italy)

High Performance Genetic Programming on GPU
Denis Robilliard, Virginie Marion, Cyril Fonlupt

Fastest Parallel Molecular Algorithms for the Elliptic Curve Discrete Logarithm Problem over GF(2n)
Gennaro Iaccarino, Tommaso Mazza

Workshop Conclusion