• Master Thesis  

      Building context - aware applications with reusable components for the android platform 

      Kyriakou, Elpida (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2012-05)
      Context is an important aspect to computing, especially in mobile computing. The context can be used to adapt the user interaction with an application, or provide general services and information to the user. Computers ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Cache reliability for large numbers of permanent faults 

      Ladas, Nikolas (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2010-12)
      Process variability in future technology nodes is expected to severely limit the benefits from dynamic voltage scaling. To keep power at bay, low voltage operation has been proposed. Because of the cubic relation between ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Challenges in building an efficient relational architecture for MASHQL 

      Georgiou, Michael A. (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2010-12)
      MashQL is a query-by-diagram mashup language, which collects web data that are expressed in a Resource Description Framework (RDF) and stores them into a backend database, allowing people to query it very easily. MashQL ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Congestion Control in Integrated Services Networks 

      Rossides, Loukas (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 1999)
      Since feedback control is developed to be able to handle significant modelling errors and inaccuracies it is not surprising that preliminary results based on these models were very successful and encouraging for pursuing ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Congestion control in wireless sensor networks 

      Sergiou, Charalambos (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2007-06)
      In wireless sensor networks (WSNs), nodes have very limited power due to hardware constraints. Packet losses and retransmissions resulting from congestion, cost precious energy and shorten the lifetime of sensor nodes. ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Congestion problem and congestion control in wireless sensor networks 

      Antoniou, Antonis (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2007-05)
      In wireless sensor networks (WSN), nodes have very limited power due to hardware constraints. Packet losses and retransmissions resulting from congestion cost precious energy and shorten the lifetime of sensor nodes. This ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Coverage and Capacity Planning in Enhanced UMTS 

      Antoniou, Josephine (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2004-06)
    • Master Thesis  

      Enchancing the tempo compiler to support java-sockets/TCP -based communication 

      Ploutarchou, Christos C. (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2011-06)
      The term automated implementation of distributed algorithms refers to the process during which an algorithm written in Input/Output Automata (IOA) and/or Timed IOA is automatically translated to executable code. The Tempo ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Enhanced Channel Switching in MBMS UMTS using a Dynamic Power Counting scheme 

      Vlotomas, Neophytos (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2006-06)
      In this thesis we propose a novel power based algorithm for switching between ptp and ptm in order to deliver MBMS content with minimum power consumption. Currently tra-ditional technique of UE counting uses only a predefined ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Evaluating the network survivability issue of k-best paths through graph theoretic techniques 

      Stylianou, Marinos (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2005-06)
      In this thesis graph theoretic techniques are adopted for addressing the network survivability issue of disjoint paths selection. The evaluation was conducted after the implementation of a solver that produces a solution ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Evaluation of algorithms implementing multiple writer multiple reader atomic registers on planet-lab 

      Savva, Andreas (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2010-08)
      A lot of research has been conducted for studying efficient data survivability in distributed storage systems. A challenging question that researches attempt to address is “How can a distributed system efficiently maintain ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Evaluation of resource control algorithms for congestion control in wireless sensor networks 

      Pafitis, Aristodemos (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2011-05)
      One of wireless sensor networks’ challenging issues is the congestion control problem. While a lot of attention has been given to rate reduction (Traffic Control) methods to avoid congestion, a new approach emerged. Resource ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Exploiting the use of GPUs and CELL Broadband Engine in Parallel Acceleration of Decision Support Queries using Rapidmind Data-Parallel Platform 

      Othonos, Despo (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2009-06)
      Databases are the main component of modern systems. We may find Database Management Systems (DBMS) in the backend of many software systems, such as Enterprise Resource Systems (ERPs), websites, accounting systems, scientific ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Extending diffserv architecture: integration of idcc and rmd framework 

      Djouvas, Costas (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2003-05)
      The rapid growth of demands that is being observed during the last few years shows the unavailability of current solutions to provide QoS. Since it is expected that these demands will continue to increase rapidly, much ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Identifying software packages on cloud machine instances using filesystem meta-data 

      Theodorou, Neophytos (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2011-09)
      Utilization of the emerging grid and cloud infrastructure requires services which allow the user to identify the machine instances suitable for her software needs. Identifying the software packages installed on cloud machine ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Implementation and evaluation of an algorithm for the omni-do problem using the ensemble group communication service 

      Savva, Ioanna (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2009-12)
      A lot of research has been conducted for studying cooperation in distributed systems. The abstract problem of performing a set of tasks by a set of distributed fault-prone processors is generally known as DO-ALL. In ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Implementation and Evaluation of Differentiated Services on Linux 

      Mylonas, Yiannos (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2001)
      The existing Internet architecture is based on the “best effort” model for delivering packets across the Internet. The current architecture delivers a packet at its best possible (best-effort) but doesn’t guarantee when ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Implementation and experimental evaluation of the layered data replication algorithm 

      Demeti, Marilena (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2013-01)
      In this thesis, we provide an implementation and experimental evaluation of the LDR algorithm [13]. LDR has the potential of being the basis of a distributed file system that achieves the three main goals that any File ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Investigate IPv6 mobility and roaming issues 

      Charalambous, Christos (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2007-05)
      Mobility is becoming more and more important in our days mostly because of the need to support always-on network services like videoconferencing, VoIP etc. In recent years there is an increase in demand from end-users to ...
    • Master Thesis  

      Learning enhancement with high firing irregularity produced by a two compartment neuron 

      Pericleous, Pericles (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Θετικών και Εφαρμοσμένων Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2011-12)
      This thesis introduced a different approach in modeling and producing firing irregularity at high rates in order to investigate in an alternative way the claim of Christodoulou and Cleanthous [1] and Cleanthous and ...