Applied Computing 2006 Proceedings

ac2006 Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference on Applied Computing

San Sebastian, Spain 25-28 February 2006

Edited by Nuno Guimarães, Pedro Isaías and Ambrosio Goikoetxea

ISBN (Book): 972-8924-09-7
ISBN (CD-ROM):

Titles Published in This Volume

THE DISTRIBUTED LOCATION RESOLUTION PROBLEM AND ITS EFFICIENT SOLUTION
Jörg Roth

PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS OF A SIMPLIFIED CALL ADMISSION CONTROL SCHEME FOR MULTIMEDIA WIRELESS NETWORK
K. N. Choong , Y. C. Yee , Andy L.y. Low , S. L. Ng , S. F. Chien

FINDING ?KILLER APPLICATIONS? AND CRITICAL SUCCESS FACTORS IN MOBILE COMMERCE
Gordon Xu , Jairo A. Gutiérrez

ENHANCING CUSTOMER LOYALTY IN MOBILE TELECOMMUNICATION COMPANIES THROUGH THE USE OF M-COMMERCE
Neda Abdolvand , Reza Mohammadi , Nasrollah Moghadam Charkari

AN EFFICIENT ALGORITHM FOR COMPUTING COMMON DOUBLE-VERTEX DOMINATORS
Maxim Teslenko , Elena Dubrova , Hannu Tenhunen

PERFORMANCE PREDICTION OF FUTURE GENERATION COMPUTER SYSTEMS
Andreas Boklund , Stefan Christiernin

MONEY BASED MAINTENANCE MODEL CONSTRAINED MULTI-OBJECTIVE OPTIMIZATION
Aitor Goti Elordi , Ana Isabel Sánchez Galdón , Aitor Oyarbide Zubillaga

FORMAL VERIFICATION OF TLS HANDSHAKE AND EXTENSIONS FOR WIRELESS NETWORKS
Llanos Tobarra , Diego Cazorla , Fernando Cuartero , Gregorio Díaz

INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY ADOPTION BY HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS: AN OVERVIEW OF THEORETICAL MODELS AND THEIR APPLICATION
Marie-pierre Gagnon

A WEB QUALITY ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY ADAPTABLE TO WEB SITE FEATURES
Asier Perallos Ruiz , Rebeca Cortazar Goicoechea

THE EFFECT OF THE USED RESAMPLING TECHNIQUE AND NUMBER OF SAMPLES IN CONSOLIDATED TREES? CONSTRUCTION ALGORITHM
Ibai Gurrutxaga , Olatz Arbelaitz , Jesús M. Pérez , José I. Martín , Javier Muguerza

INCREMENTAL MAINTENANCE OF ASSOCIATION RULES UNDER SUPPORT THRESHOLD CHANGE
Mohamed Anis Bachtobji , Mohamed Salah Gouider

SOLVING THE SANTA FE BAR PROBLEM TO REPLICATE DISTRIBUTED DATABASES
Călin Ovidiu Cenan , Horea Adrian Greblă

AN APPLICATION OF AUTONOMOUS DECENTRALIZED ARCHITECTURE TO AN IC CARD TICKET SYSTEM
Akio Shiibashi , Daiken Usuki , Yosuke Sugiyama , Kinji Mori

FREE DISTRIBUTION PARALLEL SPARSE SOLVERS. APPLICATION TO LAMBDA MODES EQUATION
Omar Flores Sánchez , Vicente E. Vidal Gimeno

OSGI-BASED GATEWAY REPLICATION
Jonas Thomsen

ASPECTS OF DISTRIBUTED FILE SYSTEMS CONSIDERING CPU PERFORMANCE WITH LUSTRE
Nima Namaki , Christian Jiresjö

REDUCING NETWORK LATENCY ON CONSISTENCY MAINTENANCE ALGORITHMS IN DISTRIBUTED NETWORK GAMES
Kyung Seob Moon , Vallipuram Muthukkumarasamy , Anne Thuy-anh Nguyen

VIEWS DISTRIBUTED LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT APPROACHES USING ASPECT ORIENTED PROGAMMING
Hamid Mcheick , Hafedh Mili , Hamdan Msheik , Aymen Sioud , Salah Sadou

GENERATION, MANAGEMENT AND PUBLICATION OF XML-BASED E-QUESTIONNAIRES
Jaime Urquiza-fuentes , Rafael Calvo-garcía , Raquel Hijón-neira , J. Ángel.velázquez-iturbide

GUIDELINES IN SELECTING AN E-LEARNING DEVELOPMENT MODEL
Alta Van Der Merwe , Daleen Maneschijn

A PROPOSAL OF GRID MIDDLEWARE ARCHITECTURE FOR MEDICAL IMAGE MANAGEMENT
Marcos López Sanz , Esperanza Marcos , José Luís Bosque

COMPUTER PERFORMANCE INVARIANT AND ITS APPLICATION TO THE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
G. Grabarnik , L. Kozakov , V. Lemberg , M. J. Kim , L. Shwartz

METAPROGRAMMING INFRASTRUCTURE FOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT
Zoltán László , Tibor Sulyán

AUTOMATICALLY PREDICTING DOMINANT AND SUBMISSIVE PERSONALITY TYPES FROM TEXT
Marco De Boni , M. Benjamin Dias , Robert Hurling

AN APPROACH TO LOGIC PROGRAMMING WITH TYPE-1 FUZZY MODELS USING PROLOG
Ossi Nykänen

DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR WEIGHTING BALANCED SCORECARD PERFORMANCE MEASURES
Myung Ho Sohn , Ho Seok Moon

TRAFFIC CONTROL SENSOR NETWORKS: A PREDICTIVE APPROACH
Miguel Sánchez , Juan-carlos Cano

TERMS EXTRACTION AND KNEWLEDGE MATCHING APPLLYING A DIAGNOSIS AID SYSTEM
Jamel Kolsi , Lamia Hadrich Belguith , Abdelmajid Ben Hamadou

WSDGC--A CASE STUDY ON DISTRIBUTED DIGITAL GAZETTEER FOR CITY
Huang Song , Huo Hong , Fang Tao

FUZZY QUERYING OF SEMI-STRUCTURED DATA
A. Campi , S. Guinea , P. Spoletini

FCVW - A FEDERATED COLLABORATIVE VIRTUAL WORKSPACE
Ivan Tomek , Elhadi Shakshuki , Anita Peng , Rebecca Gong , Alex Koo , Rick Giles

PERSIAN/ARABIC CAPTCHA
Mohammad Hassan Shirali Shahreza , Mohammad Shirali Shahreza

A PRACTICAL ALGORITHM FOR THE MAXIMUM CLIQUE FINDING
Deniss Kumlander

A COMPUTATION SCHEME BASED ON RANDOM BOOLEAN NETWORKS ON THE CRITICAL LINE
Elena Dubrova , Hannu Tenhunen

EVOLUTIONARY ALGORITHMS FOR FINDING INTERPRETABLE PATTERNS IN GENE EXPRESSION DATA
Carlos Cano , Armando Blanco , Fernando García , Francisco J. López

COMPARING BEHAVIOR IN AGENT MODELLING TASK
José Antonio Iglesias , Agapito Ledezma , Araceli Sanchis

TBAGENT-BASED FRAMEWORK FOR ADAPTIVE POLICY MANAGEMENT IN AUTONOMIC COMPUTING SYSTEMS
Karthikeyan Ponnalagu , Nanjangud C Narendra

THE ROLE OF USABILITY IN THE COMPETITIVENESS OF HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS
Atilano Suarez , Rui Silva Moreira , Eurico Carrapatoso

PROTOTYPING A MULTI-LAYERED HELP - A USER INVOLVED EXPLORATORY DESIGN
Linn Gustavsson Christiernin , Marie Gustafsson , Annika Olsson , Andreas Boklund

A COMPARISON OF ASPECT ORIENTED SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT TECHNIQUES FOR DISTRIBUTED APPLICATIONS
Hamid Mcheick , Hafedh Mili , Amel El-kharraz , Salah Sadou

IMPLEMENTING WATSON-CRICK FINITE AUTOMATA IN JAVA
Marcelino Campos , Tomás A. Pérez , José M. Sempere

USING MULTIPLE PROCESS MODELS TO CREATE REFERENCE MODELS FOR SOA FRAMEWORKS
Balbir Barn , Hilary Dexter , Samia Oussena , Jim Petch2

EXTENDING AND ENHANCING A BASIC PROGRAM ANALYSIS SYSTEM
Anastasis A. Sofokleous , Andreas S. Andreou , Christos Schizas , Gianna Ioakim

ENABLING SERVICE ORCHESTRATION, TRANSACTIONALITY AND SECURITY IN UPNP
Aitor Almeida Escondrillas , David Sainz Gonzalez

SAFE REASONING OVER ONTOLOGIES
Genady Grabarnik , Aaron Kershenbaum

A NEW SPLITTING MODEL FOR EFFECTIVELY INDEXING MOVING OBJECTS
Wenjie Zhang , Jianzhong Li , Weizhang

INFORMATION CAPITALISATION THROUGH PUZZLE METHODE - APPLICATION AT MORPHOLOGICAL ANALYSIS IN ARCHITECTURE
Laurent Combasson , Bernard Duprat , Claude Petit

META-KNOWLEDGE IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
Annemari Heikkilä , Jussi Kantola , Rainer Breaite , Hannu Vanharanta

AIPP: A FAST-COMPLIED E-PAYMENT PROTOCOL
Salvatore Garruzzo , Giuseppe M.l. Sarnè , Luigi Palopoli

A TOOL FOR ECONOMIC PLANS ANALYSIS BASED ON EXPERT KNOWLEDGE AND DATA MINING TECHNIQUES
M. Baglioni , B. Furletti , F. Turini

MULTIVARIATE DATA VISUALIZATION IN SOCIAL SPACE
Karin Juurikas , Ants Torim , Leo Võhandu

JOINT MAINTENANCE, QUALITY, PRODUCTION SPEED AND PROFIT MODEL FOR PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE OPTIMIZATION
Aitor Goti Elordi , Ana Isabel Sánchez Galdón , Aitor Oyarbide Zubillaga

VENDOR SELECTION PROBLEM: NEW FORMULATION AND SOLUTION APPROACH
Sohail S. Chaudhry , Zhonglin Lei , Shiwei He

MULTI-PARADIGMATIC DEVELOPMENT OF CONTEXT-AWARE APPLICATIONS
Giovanni Degli Antoni , Hooman Tahayori

TOWARDS A NEW GENERATION OF MULTIMEDIA LEARNING DESIGN AND RESEARCH: BROADENING ESTABLISHED THEORIES OF MULTIMEDIA LEARNING
Haido Samaras , Thanasis Giouvanakis , Despina Bousiou , Konstantinos Tarabanis

EVALUATION OF INSTRUCTION SETS FOR SUPERSCALAR EXECUTION
Virginia Escuder Cabañas , Raúl Durán Díaz , Rafael Rico López

BENEFITS OF ALTERNATIVE NETWORK TOPOLOGIES FOR COTS LINUX CLUSTERS
Christian Jiresjö , Andreas Boklund

REAL-TIME STEREO COMPUTATION IN SHEET HYDROFORMING PROCESSES
A. Izaguirreb , N. Aranab , J. Barbariasb , C. Garcíaa , A. Aginagaldea , J.a. Esnaolaa

A FUZZY ALGORITHM FOR REAL-TIME SCHEDULING OF SOFT PERIODIC TASKS ON MULTIPROCESSOR SYSTEMS
Mojtaba Sabeghi , Hossein Deldari , Vahid Salmani , Malihe Bahekmat , Toktam Taghavi

A SOURCE ADDRESS REPUTATION SYSTEM TO COMBATING CHILD PORNOGRAPHY AT THE NETWORK LEVEL
Munish Chopra , Miguel Vargas Martin , Luis Rueda , Patrick C.k. Hung

INTENTION MODELING: A SEMIOTIC VIEW
Lezan Hawizy , Iain W Phillips , John H. Connolly

A METHODOLOGY FOR PLANNNING AND OPERATION OF INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT SERVICES
Martin Hans Knahl

DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF A CENTRALIZED ARCHITECTURE FOR TESTING DISTRIBUTED REAL-TIME SYSTEMS
Shoukat Hayat Siddiquee , Abdeslam En-nouaary

J-DATS: JAVA - DATA ABSTRACTION TESTING SYSTEM
Virginia Escuder Cabañas , Miguel Ángel Quintans Rojo

MODEL-BASED CODE GENERATION WITH TREE CONSTRUCTION
Zoltán László , Balázs Simon

MEASURING AGILITY AND ADOPTABILITY OF AGILE METHODS: A 4-DIMENSIONAL ANALYTICAL TOOL
Asif Qumer , Brian Henderson-sellers

SOFTWARE PROJECT ESTIMATION MODEL USING FUNCTION POINT ANALYSIS WITH CBR SUPPORT
Khaled Mahar , Ahmed El-deraa

AUTOMATING THE DEPLOYMENT DECISIONS IN DISTRIBUTED SYSTEMS
Larisa Shwartz , Naga Ayachitula , Surendra Maheswaran , Genady Grabarnik

INTERVAL REDUNDANT ANALOG NUMBER SYSTEM
Nophakhun Srimanotham , Athasit Surarerks

A HEURISTIC APPROACH OF MODEL SELECTION IN MULTIPLE NONLINEAR REGRESSION ANALYSIS
Gints Jekabsons , Juris Lavendels

ICP FITNESS ANALYSIS FOR 3D SHAPE DATA MATCHING
Joris Vergeest , Wolf Song

SMART CARD BASED CERTIFICATION SYSTEM
Goran Pantelić , ?eljko ?krnjug , Slobodan Bojanić

COMPUTATIONAL INTELLIGENCE FOR LIGHT WEIGHT INTRUSION DETECTION SYSTEMS
Crina Grosan , Ajith Abraham , Monica Chis

DIDFAST.PN: DISTRIBUTED INTRUSION DETECTION AND FORECASTING MULTIAGENT SYSTEM USING POSSIBILISTIC NETWORK
Farah Jemili , Montaceur Zaghdoud , Mohamed Ben Ahmed

HYBRID DIGITAL WATERMARKING FOR COLOR IMAGES BASED ON WAVELET TRANSFORM
Tosihiro Akiyama , Fumiaki Motoyoshi , Osamu Uchida , Shohachiro Nakanishi

DENIAL OF SERVICE ATTACKS AGAINST 802.11 DCF
Bo Chen , Vallipuram Muthukkumarasamy

A FAST AND ROBUST IRIS LOCALIZATION METHOD
A. Basit , M. Y. Javed

WEB, LOG ANALYSIS AND SURVEYS FOR TRACKING UNIVERSITY STUDENTS
Raquel Hijón-neira , J. Ángel Velázquez-iturbide

REXNET: REMOTE EXPERIMENTATION NETWORK
Juarez Bento Da Silva , João Bosco Da Mota Alves

AUTOMATIC GENERATION OF UNIVERSITY TIMETABLES: AN EVOLUTIONARY APPROACH
Khaled Mahar

MOBILE DEVICES FOR ACTIVE PSYCHOTHERAPY
Luís Carriço , Pedro Antunes , Marco Sá , Joaquim Reis , Aníbal Henriques , Andreia Carvalho

BIO-INSPIRED COORDINATION BY KNOWLEDGE DIFFUSION
Michael Cebulla

CONCEPT MODEL OF AN OBJECT DETECTING MOBILE ROBOT (ODMR) IN A HOME INDOOR ENVIRONMENT
Robin Persson , Stefan Mankefors-christiernin , Andreas Boklund

SEMTEK: AN ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECT ABOUT AGENTS? THEORY APPLIED TO THE CONTEXT SEMANTIC ADAPTATION
Aitor Urbieta Artetxe , Carlos Gómez Díez , Guillermo Barrutieta Anduiza , Marta González Rodríguez , Joseba Abaitua , Josuka Díaz Labrador , Carlos Lamsfus Franco

JSEM-HP: A TOOL FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF ADAPTIVE EVOLUTIONARY HYPERMEDIA SYSTEMS
Fernando Molina Ortiz , Nuria Medina Medina , Lina García Cabrera

A FORM-BASED APPROACH FOR APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT BY WEB SERVICE INTEGRATION
Takeshi Chusho , Ryousuke Yuasa , Shinpei Nishida , Katsuya Fujiwara

REMOTE PROCESS MONITORING USING MOBILE WEB CLIENTS
A. Martí , J.c. Campelo , J.v. Capella , R. Ors , A. Perles

HIERARCHICAL SUMMARIZATION OF WEB PAGES
Kou Takahashi , Takao Miura , Isamu Shioya

A RICH CLIENT FOR CSCW
Elhadi Shakshuki , Helen Lei , Ivan Tomek

COMPUTER PROGRAMMING OF LAPAROSCOPIC SURGICAL WORKSTATION (LSW) FOR LAPAROSCOPIC SURGICAL SIMULATION
José Blas Pagador Carrasco , Francisco Miguel Sánchez Margallo , Samuel Rodríguez Bescós , Valentín Masero Vargas , Jesús Usón Gargallo

PARASYNTHETIC MORPHOLEXICAL RELATIONSHIPS OF THE SPANISH: LEXICAL SEARCH BEYOND THE LEXICOGRAPHICAL REGULARITY
Octavio Santana Suárez , Francisco J. Carreras Riudavets , Jose R. Pérez Aguiar , Juan Carlos Rodríguez Del Pino

RECOGNIZING WELL-FORMED IMPLEMENTATION INTENTIONS IN A COMPUTER-BASED HEALTH IMPROVEMENT SYSTEM
Marco De Boni , Robert Hurling , David L. Hunt

USING XML TO INTEGRATE INFORMATION FROM HETEROGENEOUS DATABASES
Roberto Berjón Gallinas , Ana María Fermoso García , María José Gil Larrea

PERSEMAN: AN EXTENSIBLE, RST BASED AND PERSONALIZED SEMANTIC ADAPTATION ENGINE
Eneko Taberna , Iñaki Garrido , Guillermo Barrutieta , Ainhoa Serna , Gorka Berjón

AN ONTOLOGY-DRIVEN SIMILARITY PROVIDING RELIABLE PROTEIN FAMILY RECOGNITION
Fernando Garcia , Francisco J. Lopez , Carlos Cano , Armando Blanco

USING AN EXTENDED SUFFIX TREE TO SPEED-UP SEQUENCE ALIGNMENT
Divya R. Singh , Abdullah N. Arslan , Xindong Wu

AGENT-BASED WATER\WASTE WATER CONTROL SYSTEM ARCHITECTURE
Francisco Maturana , Radhika Kotina , Raymond Staron , Pavel Tichý , Pavel Vrba

ADAPTATIVE SYSTEMS BY REIFICATION IN JAVA-BASED MOBILE AGENT SYSTEMS: A SURVEY
Angel Hernandez-bravo , Jesus Carretero

NEW WAYS TO READ DIGITAL TALKING BOOKS
Miguel Rodrigues , Luís Carriço , Carlos Duarte , Nuno Guimarães , António Serralheiro , Isabel Trancoso

ON THE SEMI-AUTOMATIC VALIDATION AND DECOMPOSITION OF TERNARY RELATIONSHIPS
Ignacio-j. Santos , Paloma Martínez Fernandez , Dolores Cuadra

AN OPTIMIZING INDEX STRUCTURE FOR INDEXING THE HISTORIES IN MOVING OBJECT DATABASE
Zhang Wenjie , Li Jianzhong , Zhang Wei

WEB SERVICES ORIENTED ARCHITECTURE FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF LEARNING OBJECTS DISTRIBUTED REPOSITORIES
Salvador Otón Tortosa , Mª Lourdes Jiménez Rodríguez , Roberto Barchino Plata , José Ramón Hilera González , José María Gutiérrez Martínez

SOME ASPECTS OF E-COMMERCE IN A DEVELOPING COUNTRY ? THE CASE FOR ROMANIA
Maria Stanca , Cristina Felea , Filip Stanca

SECURITY IN EMBEDDED SYSTEMS
Jesús Lizarraga , Roberto Uribeetxeberria , Urko Zurutuza , Miguel Fernández

AN ARCHITECTURAL MODEL FOR MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS
Ma. Eugenia Cabello , Isidro Ramos , Jose A. Carsí

INTEGRATION OF SPATIAL DATA TYPES AND OPERATORS INTO RELATIONAL DBMSs: A SURVEY
Paolino Di Felice , Luigi Pomante

PARSING SYSTEMC: AN OPEN-SOURCE, EASY TO EXTEND PARSER
C. Brandolese , P. Di Felice , L. Pomante , D. Scarpazza

AUTOMATED PLANNING IN THE GRID STREAM PROCESSING SYSTEMS
Genady Ya. Grabarnik , Larisa Shwartz

NARROWCASTING AND PRIVACY FOR MULTIPRESENT AVATARS ON WORKSTATIONS AND MOBILE PHONES IN COLLABORATIVE VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENTS
Owen Noel Newton Fernando

INTERNET MARKETING USES IN 500 BIGGEST EUROPEAN COMPANIES
Teresa Borges Tiago , Flavio Borges Tiago , João Pedro Couto , José Cabral Vieira

TUNING FLOW CONTROL ON ADVANCED SWITCHING
Eva M. García , Antonio Robles-gómez , Aurelio Bermúdez , Rafael Casado , Francisco J. Quiles

THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS: SECURITY ISSUES IN VOIP APPLICATIONS
Patrick C.k. Hung , Miguel Vargas Martin

DIFFERENCES IN ATTITUDES TOWARDS COMPUTER BASED TRAINING AND COURSE RETENTION BASED ON PUSH AND PULL DELIVERY MODES
Ananda Mitra , Suchi Joshi , Kathi Kemper