sixth annual postgraduate symposium

The convergence of telecommunications, networking and broadcasting

27th-28th June 2005

Call for Papers ( MSWord Document 60Kb)

The Sixth Annual Network Symposium was organised by the School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University and was sponsored by the EPSRC. The symposium was intended as a forum for PostGraduate students to present their work, alongside guest speakers. 


Network Architectures

Broadcasting Technology

Mobile, Wireless and Ad Hoc Networks

Communication Protocols

Modelling and Simulation of Broadband Networks

Network Interconnectivity/Internetworking

Compression Techniques

Encryption and Encoding

Multimedia Content

Information Theory and Coding

Operating System Support

Resource Allocation Techniques

System Prototypes

Voice over IP

Interactive TV

Video on Demand Systems

Digital TV

WWW Development Tools

Security Issues

Network Management

Traffic Modelling and Characterisation

Multimedia Synchronisation

Multiwavelength Optical Networks

Integration of Fibre, Copper and Wireless Networks

Photonic Networks




Costs: The Registration Fee, includes a copy of the proceedings, lunch, refreshments and conference dinner is 120. Accommodation is not included but halls of residence or other appropriate accommodation will be circulated with notification of acceptance.


Bursaries: Research Students with accepted papers are eligible for a bursary to cover the cost of the Registration Fee.


Informal Enquiries: By email: or contact Mrs Carol Oliver (0151 231 2263), Professor Madjid Merabti (0151 231 2104) Dr Rubem Pereira  (0151- 231 2103) or visit the Symposium Web Site at