ICNC conference and workshops will be held in (1) Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Osaka University and (2) Osaka University Convention Center. They are adjacent to each other.

November 30 (Wed)

  • Place: Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Osaka University
  • Reception

December 1 (Thu)

  • Place: Osaka University Convention Center
  • WFDC (Workshop on Frontiers of Distributed Computing)
  • NCSS (International Workshop on Networking, Computing, Systems, and Software)
  • Banquet

December 2 (Fri)

  • Place: Osaka University Convention Center
  • UPDAS (3rd Workshop on Ultra Performance and Dependable Acceleration Systems)
  • PDAA (3rd International Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Algorithms and Applications)
  • WANC (2nd International Workshop on Advances in Networking and Computing)
  • CMPP (1st International Workshop on Challenges on Massively Parallel Processors)
  • NCSS (International Workshop on Networking, Computing, Systems, and Software)

Schedule (Tentative)

  • All oral presentation will be of 25 minutes duration, which includes a 20-minute presentation and 5-minute question and discussion time.
  • The dimension of the poster board is 118cm(height) X 87cm(width).

November 30 (Wed)

  • Place: Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Osaka University
  • Registration: 12:45-17:30
Time Room Event
13:15-14:15 Room A110 Tutorial1
14:15-15:15 Room A110 Tutorial2
15:30-16:30 Room A110 Tutorial3
16:30-17:30 Room A110 Tutorial4
17:45- Lobby Reception

Room A110

Room A110 is located in the floor of Graduate School of Information Science and Technology.

December 1 (Thu)

  • Place: Osaka University Convention Center
  • Registration: 8:45- 17:10
Time Room Event
9:15-9:25 RoomB Welcome
9:25-10:25 RoomB Keynote
10:40-11:30 RoomB ICNC1
12:30-13:45 RoomB ICNC2
14:00-15:15 RoomB ICNC3
15:30-17:10 RoomB ICNC4
17:25- Cafeteria Takumi Banquet

December 2 (Fri)

  • Place: Osaka University Convention Center
  • Registration: 9:00- 14:30
Time Room Event
9:35-10:25 RoomB WANC1
10:40-11:30RoomB WANC2
12:10-13:00RoomA Poster (WANC,NCSS)
13:15-14:30RoomB WANC3
14:45-16:00 RoomB WANC4

ICNC paper list

ICNC main conference


  • Chair: Teruaki Kitasuka
  • Vegeta: An Implementation and Evaluation of Development-support Middleware on Multiple OpenCL Platform, Akihiro Shitara, Tetsuya Nakahama, Masahiro Yamada, Toshiaki Kamata, Yuri Nishikawa, Masato Yoshimi, Hideharu Amano
  • Automatic Vectorization by Runtime Binary Translation, Takashi Nakamura, Satoshi Miki, Shuichi Oikawa


  • Chair: Tsutomu Yoshinaga
  • Performance Evaluation of Power-aware Multi-tree Ethernet for HPC Interconnects, Michihiro Koibuchi, Takafumi Watanabe, Atsushi Minamihata, Masahiro Nakao, Tomoyuki Hiroyasu, Hiroki Matsutani, Hideharu Amano
  • A RWA Algorithm Based on A New Performance Evaluation Metric for WDM Networks, Lucas De Melo Guimarães, Alex Rodrigo De Oliveira, Marcos Fagundes Caetano, Jacir Luiz Bordim
  • Density of Multipoint Relays in Dense Wireless Multi-hop Networks, Teruaki Kitasuka, Shigeaki Tagashira


  • Chair: Hironori Nakajo
  • CCCPO: Robust Prefetcher Optimization Technique Based on Cache Convection, Hidetsugu Irie, Takefumi Miyoshi Goki Honjo, Kei Hiraki, Tsutomu Yoshinaga
  • A GPU Implementation of Computing Euclidean Distance Map with Efficient Memory Access, Duhu Man, Kenji Uda, Yasuaki Ito, Koji Nakano
  • Fast and Accurate Template Matching using Pixel Rearrangement on the GPU, Akihiro Uchida, Yasuaki Ito, Koji Nakano


  • Chair: Michihiko Koibuchi
  • An Algorithm to Remove Asynchronous ROMs in Circuits with Cycles, Md. Nazrul Islam Mondal, Koji Nakano, Yasuaki Ito
  • Optimization of Regular Expression processing circuit for NIDS on FPGA, Hieu Tran Trung, Thinh Tran Ngoc, Vu Tran Huy, Shigenori Tomiyama
  • An implementation of Handshake Join on FPGA, Yasin Oge, Takefumi Miyoshi, Hideyuki Kawashima, Tsutomu Yoshinaga
  • The Parallel FDFM Processor Core Approach for Neural Networks, Yuki Ago, Atsuo Inoue, Koji Nakano, Yasuaki Ito


  • Chair: Jacir Bordim
  • Hierarchical Dual-Net: A Flexible Interconnection Network and its Routing Algorithm, Yamin Li, Shietung Peng, Wanming Chu
  • Fast and reliable route maintenance protocols for WSN with crash and intermittent failures, Sayaka Kamei, Takashi Nagai, Satoshi Fujita
  • Self-Stabilizing Small k-Dominating Sets, Stéphane Devismes, Karel Heurtefeux, Yvan Rivierre, Ajoy K. Datta, Lawrence L. Larmore
  • An Optimal Power Management for Stationary Multiprocessor Systems, Wei Sun, Tomoyoshi Sugawara

Workshop on Frontiers of Distributed Computing (WFDC)


  • Chair: Koichi Wada
  • Self-stabilization in unstable network environments, Toshimitsu Masuzawa, Hirotsugu Kakugawa
  • Design and Communication Complexity of Self-stabilizing Protocols Resilient to Byzantine Faults, Yukiko Yamauchi


  • Chair: Yukiko Yamauchi
  • Probability and Computation, Shuji Kijima
  • Integral transforms that preserve Schur convexity with an application to occupancy problem with collisions, Toshio Nakata
  • Fast Random Walks on Finite Graphs and Graph Topological Information, Hirotaka Ono


  • Chair: Hirotaka Ono
  • Distributed Algorithms for Cooperative Mobile Robots: A survey, Samia Souissi, Taisuke Izumi, and Koichi Wada
  • Exploration and Surveillance in Multi-Robots Networks, François Bonnet and Xavier Défago

Third International Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Algorithms and Applications(PDAA)


  • Chair: Naoshi Sakamoto
  • Sorting on Skip Chains, Ajoy K. Datta, Lawrence L. Larmore, and Stéphane Devismes
  • Multi-resource Allocation with Unknown Participants, Ajoy K. Datta, Lawrence L. Larmore, Stéphane Devismes, François Kawala, and Maria Potop-Butucaru


  • Chair: Pablo Lamilla Alvarez
  • Privacy Aware Parallel Computation of Skyline Sets Queries from Distributed Databases, Mohammad Shamsul Arefin and Yasuhiko Morimoto
  • An O(n) Time-Complexity Matrix Transpose on Torus Array Processors, Abhijeet A. Ravankar and Stanislav G. Sedukhin


  • Chair: Akihiro Fujiwara
  • High Performance Symmetric Block Ciphers on CUDA, Naoki Nishikawa, Keisuke Iwai, and Takakazu Kurokawa
  • Multi-GPU Acceleration of Optical Flow Computation in Visual Functional Simulation, Junichi Ohmura, Akira Egashira, Shunji Satoh, Takefumi Miyoshi, Hidetsugu Irie, and Tsutomu Yoshinaga
  • Clock Number Reduction Abstraction on CEGAR Loop Approach to Timed Automaton, Kozo Okano, Behzad Bordbar, and Takeshi Nagaoka


  • Chair: Kozo Okano
  • Coding-Based Contention Forwarding Protocol for Cyber-Physical Systems, Cheng-Yi Liu, Yin-Jun Chen, Chi-Hsuan Wang, Chih-Wei Hsu, and Sheng-Tzong Cheng
  • Asynchronous P systems for arithmetic operations and factorization, Takayuki Murakawa and Akihiro Fujiwara

Second International Workshop on Advances in Networking and Computing (WANC)


  • Chair: Wei Sun
  • Bounded Model Checking of Concurrent Systems with Unbounded Integer Variables, Hiroyuki Inoue, Tatsuhiro Tsuchiya, and Tohru Kikuno
  • Constructing Test Sets for Pair-Wise Testing: A SAT-Based Approach, Toru Nanba, Tatsuhiro Tsuchiya, and Tohru Kikuno


  • Chair: Shuichi Oikawa
  • An Input Buffer Architecture for On-Chip Routers, Chu Van Thiem and Shigeru Oyanagi
  • A Twitter Service for School Event, Yosuke Jimbo, Masaki Kohana, and Shusuke Okamoto


  • Chair: Katsunobu Imai
  • On Computing Broadcasting Trees in Wireless Mesh Networks, Chao Peng, Linhua Jiang, Haibin Cai, Shengwei Gao, and Masugi Inoue
  • Evaluation of Mobile Agent-Based Service Dissemination Schemes in MANETs, Takeshi Hashimoto, Tomoyuki Ohta, and Yoshiaki Kakuda
  • Fault Tolerant Clustering in Dense Wireless Sensor Networks, Akshaye Dhawan, Neal Shukla, Cassandra Chapman, and Stephan Hennion


  • Chair: Yoshiaki Kakuda
  • Quantitative Comparison of Survivability Models for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks, Zhipeng Yi and Tadashi Dohi
  • Probabilistic Packet Scheduling Scheme for Hybrid Push-Pull P2P Live Streaming Protocols, Bahaa Aldeen Alghazawy and Satoshi Fujita


  • Chair: Koji Nakano


  • A Study on Improving Power-Consumption Performance Ratio in GPGPU Computing, Tsubasa Matsumoto, Saneyasu Yamaguchi, and Tota Sakai
  • A Transferring Protocol with Local Information on an Ad-hoc Sensor Network, Dansaku Nakayama, Naoshi Sakamoto, and Katsunobu Imai
  • On the Effect of the Order of Test Cases in the Modified Exponential Software Reliability Growth Mode, Kei Okumura, Hiroyuki Okamura and Tadashi Dohi
  • Fairness Analysis among Modern TCP Congestioin Avoidance Algorithms using Actual TCP Implementation and Actual Network Equipments, Ryo Oura and Saneyasu Yamaguchi
  • Utilization of a SIMD unit in the OS Kernel, Shogo Saito and Shuichi Oikawa
  • File Diffusion Time as Function of Peer Speed Distribution in BitTorrent-like Networks with Super-seed Mode, Seiya Shimooka, Junichi Funasaka, and Kenji Ishida
  • Autonomous Resource Management Scheme Based on Grid Market Equilibrium, Xi Xie and Satoshi Fujita


  • The fault tolerant connected sensor cover algorithm for discrete targets, Koji Kawachi and Akihiro Fujiwara
  • Availability of DMB channels for EV charging, Junghoon Lee, Gyung-Leen Park and Ho-Young Kwak
  • An Intelligent Database System implemented for E-government, Shu-Hsien Liao and Shao-Ling Lu

Third Workshop on Ultra Performance and Dependable Acceleration Systems (UPDAS)


  • Chair: Yuichiro Shibata
  • Input Entry Integration for an Auto-Memoization Processor, Ryosuke Oda, Tatsuhiro Yamada, Tomoki Ikegaya, Tomoaki Tsumura, Hiroshi Matsuo, and Yasuhiko Nakashima
  • A Partitioning Method of Cooperative Caching with Hit Frequency Counters for Many-Core Processors, Naoki Fujieda and Kenji Kise


  • Chair: Takefumi Miyoshi
  • Proposal of Auto MPI Expansion Tool for Cell Broadband Engine Cluster, Tetsuya Nakahama, Masahiro Yamada, Masato Yoshimi, and Hideharu Amano
  • Reconfigurable Android with an FPGA Accelerator for the Future Embedded Devices, Hironori Nakajo, Keisuke Koike, Atsushi Ohta, Kohta Ohshima, and Kaori Fujinami

First International Workshop on Challenges on Massively Parallel Processors (CMPP)


  • Chair: Shinichi Yamagiwa
  • Performance Impact Applying Compression Format to Sparse Matrix on Kernel Polynomial Method Using GPU, Shixun Zhang, Shinichi Yamagiwa, Masahiko Okumura and Seiji Yunoki
  • Accelerating the Dynamic Programming for the Matrix Chain Product on the GPU, Kazufumi Nishida, Yasuaki Ito, and Koji Nakano
  • Fast Ellipse Detection Algorithm using Hough Transform on the GPU, Yasuaki Ito, Kouhei Ogawa, and Koji Nakano


  • Chair: Koichi Wada
  • An Efficient Streaming Star Network for Multi-core Parallel DSP Processor, Jian Wang, Joar Sohl, Andreas Karlsson and Dake Liu
  • Prototyping GPU-based Cloud System for IODP Core Image Database, Takaaki Nishiyama, Shinichi Yamagiwa, and Toshio Hisamitsu
  • Improving Stream Buffer Management of Stream-based Computing Platform on GPU, Masahiro Arai, Koichi Wada, and Shinichi Yamagiwa

First International Workshop on Networking, Computing, Systems, and Software (NCSS)


  • Chair: Duhu Man
  • A Simplified Algorithm for Augmenting Edge-Connectivity by One with Bipartition Constraints, Tadachika Oki, Satoshi Taoka and Toshimasa Watanabe
  • Robot Mapping Using k-means Clustering of Laser Range Sensor Data, Ankit Ravankar, Yohei Hoshino, Takanori Emaru and Yukinori Kobayashi
  • Evaluating Memory Size for Energy Efficient Sorting, Cheng-Jen Tang, Hui-Chin He, Miau-Ru Dai and Chi-Cheng Chuang


  • Chair: Md. Nazrul Islam Mondal
  • Evaluating Energy Efficiency of Data Centers with Generating Cost and Service Demand, Cheng-Jen Tang, Miau-Ru Dai, Hui-Chin He and Chi-Cheng Chuang
  • Hybrid Automata Theoretic Specification and Verification of CPU-DRP Embedded Systems, Ryo Yanase, Shota Minami and Satoshi Yamane
  • A Study of Performances Considering Communications on a GPU Cluster, Takahito Kawakami and Shinichi Yamagiwa


  • Chair: Ankit Ravankar
  • A NPR System for Generating Floral Patterns based on L-System, Yu-Sheng Chen, Jie Shie and Lieu-Hen Chen
  • Describe Building use L-System and Generate Maze, Jie Shie, Di-Hua Wu and Lieu-Hen Chen
  • Applying Fuzzy Data Mining for an Application CRM, Wang Chien-Hua and Pang Chin-Tzong
  • Mining Fuzzy Association Rules Using Data Mining Techniques, Pang Chin-Tzong, Wang Chien-Hua and Chou Meng-Ying