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Ninth EAI International Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques

August 22–23, 2016 | Prague, Czech Republic

SIMUTools 2016 Final Programme




Monday 22nd August 2016


08:00 – 08:45   Registration (room MAJESTIC I.) / Coffee Break


08:45 – 09:00   Opening Session


09:00 – 10:00   Keynote

Chair: Cai Wentong


SimCity: Contagion, Crime, Sex and Drugs

            Peter Sloot, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

            Distinguished Research Professor and Professor of Computational Science


10:00 – 10:30   Coffee Break


10:30 – 12:30   Session 1: Simulation Methodology

Chair: Alessandro Pellegrini


Fairness-aware Update Schedules for Improving Consistency in Multi-server Distributed Virtual Environments, Yusen Li, Yunhua Deng, Wentong Cai and Xueyan Tang


Design, Use and Evaluation of P-FSEFI: A Parallel Soft Error Fault Injection Framework for Emulating Soft Errors in Parallel Applications, Qiang Guan, Nathan Debardeleben, Panruo Wu, Stephan Eidenbenz, Sean Blanchard, Laura Monroe, Elisabeth Baseman and Li Tan


Bayesian Optimization in High Dimensional Input Space, Jaemin Son, Gary Tan and Samarth Gupta


Adaptive Synchronization Interface for Hardware-Software Co-Simulation based on SystemC and QEMU, Bruno Kleinert, Simone Weiß, Franziska Schäfer, Jupiter Bakakeu and Dietmar Fey


12:30 – 13:30   Lunch


13:30 – 15:00   Session 2: Tools and Techniques

Chair: Georgios Theodoropoulos


CloudEval: A Simulation Environment for Evaluating the Dynamic Cloud VM Consolidation, Zhi Wang, Zhaohua Zhou, Shilin Jia and Dancheng Li


A Non-Blocking Priority Queue for the Pending Event Set, Romolo Marotta, Mauro Ianni, Alessandro Pellegrini and Francesco Quaglia


Implement Domain Name System (DNS) on Network Simulator-3 (Implement RFC 1035 on ns-3), Janaka Wijekoon and Hiroaki Nishi


15:00 – 15:30   Coffee Break


15:30 – 17:00   Session 3: Modeling and Validation

Chair: Cai Wentong


Modeling and Prediction of Software-Defined Networks Performance using Queueing Petri Nets, Piotr Rygielski, Marian Seliuchenko and Samuel Kounev


An Application of SMC to Continuous Validation of Heterogeneous Systems, Alexandre Arnold, Massimo Baleani, Alberto Ferrari, Marco Marazza, Valerio Senni, Axel Legay, Jean Quilbeuf and Christoph Etzien


Influence of Processing Delays on the VoIP Performance for IEEE 802.11s Multihop Wireless Mesh Networks – Comparison of ns-3 Network Simulations with Hardware Measurements, Christopher Hepner, Steffen Moll and Roland Muenzner


18:00 – 21:00   Gala Dinner



Tuesday 23rd August 2016


08:30 – 09:00   Registration (room MAJESTIC II.+III.)


09:00 – 10:00   Session 4: Traffic Simulation

                        Chair: Gary Tan


Visualization of Urban Traffic for the Management of Smart Cities, Prachi Singhal and Gary Tan


Implementation of Cognitive Driver Models in Microscopic Traffic Simulations, Roland Cristea, Stefan Rulewitz, Karl Huebner, Bjoern Schuenemann and Ilja Radusch


10:00 – 10:30   Coffee Break


10:30 – 12:00   Session 5: Short Papers

                        Chair: Piotr Rygielski


VNE-Sim: A Virtual Network Embedding Simulator, Soroush Haeri and Ljiljana Trajkovi´c


Performance Comparison of Dual Connectivity and Hard Handover for LTE-5G Tight Integration, Michele Polese, Marco Mezzavillay, Michele Zorzi


Complex Job Scheduling Simulations with Alea 4, Dalibor Klusacek, Simon Toth and Gabriela Podolnikova



12:00 – 12:10   Closing Session


12:10 – 13:30   Lunch