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        ACM SIGMOBILE E-Mail Newsletter
                 for Sep/2007
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SIG Announcements:

- Combined MobiCom 07/MobiHoc 07 and Workshops has successfully been
held with high quality papers and a strong turnout of over
430 registrants in total.

- MobiCom 2007 Best Student Paper Award:
'Crossing Over the Bounded Domain: From Exponential to Power-law Inter-meeting
Time in MANET', Han Cai and Do Young Eun (North Carolina State University)

- MobiHoc 07 Best Student Paper Award:
"Capacity of Multi-channel Wireless Networks with Random (c,f)
Assignment", Vartika Bhandari and Nitin Vaidya (University of
Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, US).

- Winners of the ACM Student Research Competition (SRC)
held at MobiCom 2007:

First Place: Shravan Rayanchu (Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison)
     for the poster "Deconstructing Wireless Errors: Collision
     or 'Bad' Channel?".

Second Place: The judges decided on a tie for second place. The
     names of the two second place winners (in alphabetical order
     of last names) are:

     (1) Mehedi Bakht (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
         for the poster "On the Feasibility of High-power Radios in
         Sensor Networks".

     (2) Yuan Yuan (University of Maryland, College Park) for the
         poster  "UnChannelize the Channels in WLAN".

Third Place: Udayan Kumar (University of Florida, Gainesville)
     for the poster "Gender-based Feature Analysis in Campus-wide
Congratulations to all!


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** SIGMOBILE members get the same low registration fee as
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