Communications Infrastructure. Systems and Applications in Europe

First International ICST Conference, EuropeComm 2009, London, UK, August 11-13, 2009, Revised Selected Papers

  • Rashid Mehmood
  • Eduardo Cerqueira
  • Radoslaw Piesiewicz
  • Imrich Chlamtac
Conference proceedings EuropeComm 2009

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Emerging Infrastructure and Technologies I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Fernando N. N. Farias, Rafael P. Esteves, Waldir A. Moreira, Antonio J. G. Abelém, Michael A. Stanton
      Pages 13-22
    3. Orhan Akın, Nadia Erdoğan
      Pages 23-34
    4. Adnan Ashraf, AbdulRauf Rajput, Marvie Mussadiq, Bhawani S. Chowdhry, Manzoor Hashmani
      Pages 35-45
  3. Emerging Infrastructure and Technologies II

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 59-59
    2. Zabih Ghassemlooy, Wasiu O. Popoola, Vahid Ahmadi, Erich Leitgeb
      Pages 61-73
    3. Marco Anisetti, Valerio Bellandi, Roberto Cassata, Ernesto Damiani, Zafar Ali
      Pages 74-82
  4. Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Monika Büscher, Paul Coulton, Christos Efstratiou, Hans Gellersen, Drew Hemment, Rashid Mehmood et al.
      Pages 140-152
    3. Gareth Ayres, Rashid Mehmood, Keith Mitchell, Nicholas J. P. Race
      Pages 175-188
  5. Intelligent Healthcare Systems (IHS)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-201
    2. Azeem Majeed, Ashly Black, Josip Car, Chantelle Anandan, Kathrin Cresswell, Brian McKinstry et al.
      Pages 204-204
    3. John D. Ainsworth, Iain E. Buchan
      Pages 205-216
    4. Gary Graham, Finola Kerrigan, Rashid Mehmood, Mustafizur Rahman
      Pages 229-239
    5. Hannu Verkasalo, Borja Jimenez Salmeron
      Pages 252-266
  6. Work-in-Progress and Short Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 267-267
    2. Adnan Ashraf, AbdulRauf Rajput, Marvie Mussadiq, Bhawani S. Chowdhry, Manzoor Hashmani
      Pages 269-274
    3. Juwel Rana, Johan Kristiansson, Josef Hallberg, Kåre Synnes
      Pages 275-285
    4. Ondrej Krejcar, Dalibor Janckulik, Leona Motalova, Jan Kufel
      Pages 286-293
    5. Ondrej Krejcar, Dalibor Janckulik, Leona Motalova
      Pages 294-305
    6. Abdel-Nasser Assimi, Charly Poulliat, Inbar Fijalkow
      Pages 306-309
  7. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the First International ICST Conference on Communications Infrastructure, Systems and Applications, EuropeComm 2009, held in London, United Kingdom in August 2009.

The 15 full papers and 6 work-in-progress papers were selected from 52 submissions.
Further carefull selected experts in their fields were invited and submitted 7 more invited papers.

EuropeComm 2009 brought together decision makers from the EU commission, top researchers and industry executives to discuss directions of communications research and development in Europe. The papers focus on a wide range of future Internet infrastructure, intelligent transportation systems, healthcare and transportation sectors, as well as open models and innovation processes.



Internet MANET ad hoc networks broadband access broadband networks cognitive networks communication converged optical-wireless networks digital economy emerging applications future internet grid architectures grid infra healthcare reconfigurable networks

Editors and affiliations

  • Rashid Mehmood
    • 1
  • Eduardo Cerqueira
    • 2
  • Radoslaw Piesiewicz
    • 3
  • Imrich Chlamtac
    • 4
  1. 1.School of Engineering, Civil and Computational Engineering CentreSwansea UniversitySwanseaUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Department of Informatics EngineeringUniversity of CoimbraCoimbraPortugal
  3. 3.Wroclaw Research Centre EIT+sp.zo.oR&D: ICT DevelopmentWroclawPoland
  4. 4.CreateNet Research ConsortiumUniversity of TrentoTrentoItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-11283-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-11284-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1867-8211
  • Series Online ISSN 1867-822X
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