Computer Science Faculty 2015-2016 Academic Year Publications
(7/1/2015 – 6/30/2016)
W. Dai, G. Varma, R Scheidegger, D.C. Alsop. "Quantifying fluctuations of resting
state networks using arterial spin labeling perfusion MRI", Journal of Cerebral Blood
Flow & Metabolism 36(3):463-473, Nov. 2015.
M. Cavallari, W. Dai, C.R.G. Guttmann, D.S. Meier, L.H. Ngo, T.T. Hshieh, "Neural
substrates of vulnerability to postsurgical delirium as revealed by presurgical diffusion
MRI", Brain, Feb, 2016.
P.M. Robson, A.J. Madhuranthakam, M.P. Smith, M.R.M. Sun, W. Dai,"Volumetric Arterial
Spin-labeled Perfusion Imaging of the Kidneys with a Three-dimensional Fast Spin Echo
Acquisition", Academic radiology 23 (2): 144-154, Feb. 2016
Alkharabsheh, S., Fernandes, J., Gebrehiwot, B., Agonafer, D., Ghose, K., Ortega,
A., Joshi, Y., Sammakia, B., “Brief Overview of Recent Developments in Thermal Management
in Data Centers,” ASME Journal of Electronic Packaging, Vol. 137, No. 4, Sept. 2015.
Garcia, A., Mattison, E., & Ghose, K. “High-speed vision-based autonomous indoor navigation
of a quadcopter,” in Proc. Unmanned Aircraft Systems (ICUAS), 2015. International
Conference on (pp. 338-347). IEEE. Publication date: 09/Jun/15
Afram, F., & Ghose, K. “Flexcore: A Reconfigurable Processor Supporting Flexible,
Dynamic Morphing,” in Proc. IEEE Int’l. Conf. on High-Performance Computing, pp.30-39,
Chauhan, A., Sammakia, B., & Ghose, K. (2015, March). “Transient power analysis to
estimate the thermal time lag of a microprocessor hot spot,” in Proc. Thermal Measurement,
Modeling & Management Symposium (SEMI-THERM), March 2015, pp.75-81.
Stachecki, T.J., & Ghose, K., “Short-term Load Prediction and Energy-Aware Load Balancing
for Data Centers Serving Online Requests,” in Proc. Resource-Efficient Cloud Computing
Workshop, held in conjunction with Intl. Symposium on Computer Architecture (peer-reviewed,
27% acceptance rate), June 2015.
Alissa, H. A., Nemati, K., U Puvvadi, U., Sammakia, B. G., Ghose, K., Seymour, M.
J., Tipton, R., Ken Schneebeli, K., “Empirical analysis of blower cooling failure
in containment: Effects on IT performance,” Proc. 15th IEEE Intersociety Conference
on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems (ITherm), May 2016,
Nemati, K., Alissa, H.A., Puvvadi, U., Murray, B. T., Sammakia, B., Ghose, K., “Experimental
characterization of a Rear Door Heat exchanger with localized containment,” Proc.
15th IEEE Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic
Systems (ITherm), May 2016, pp.710-719.
Alissa, H.A., Nemati, K., Sammakia, B. G., Ghose, K., Seymour, M., King, D. and Tipton,
R., “Ranking and Optimization of CAC and HAC Leakage Using Pressure Controlled Models,”
Proc. ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE),
U. Deshpande, D. Chan, T-Y. Guh, J. Edouard, K. Gopalan, N. Bila, “Agile Live Migration
of Virtual Machines”, In International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems
(IPDPS), May 2016. (Acceptance Rate: 23%).
Dan Williams, Yaohui Hu, Umesh Deshpande, Nilton Bila, Kartik Gopalan, Hani Jamjoom,
"Enabling Efficient Hypervisor-as-a-Service Clouds with Ephemeral Virtualization",
In International Conference on Virtual Execution Environments (VEE), April 2016.
Yaohui Hu, Sanket Panhale, Tianlin Li, Emine Ugur Kaynar, Danny Chan, Umesh Deshpande,
Ping Yang, Kartik Gopalan, "Performance Analysis of Encryption in Securing the Live
Migration of Virtual Machines", In IEEE Cloud, Jun 2015.
Umesh Deshpande, Danny Chan, Steven Chan, Kartik Gopalan, Nilton Bila, "Scatter-Gather
Live Migration of Virtual Machines", In IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, September
2015, DOI: 10.1109/TCC.2015.2481424 http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/7274710/
Pankaj Saha, Madhusudhan Govindaraju, Suresh Marru, Marlon E. Pierce: Integrating
Apache Airavata with Docker, Marathon, and Mesos. Concurrency and Computation: Practice
and Experience 28(7): 1952-1959, March 2016.
Elif Dede, Bedri Sendir, Pinar Kuzlu, John Richard Weachock, Madhusudhan Govindaraju,
Lavanya Ramakrishnan, “Processing Cassandra Datasets with Hadoop-Streaming Based Approaches”,
IEEE Transactions on Services Computing (TSC) 9(1):46-58, 2016.
Jessica Hartog, Renan Delvalle, Madhusudhan Govindaraju, Michael J. Lewis: Performance
Analysis of Adapting a MapReduce Framework to Dynamically Accommodate Heterogeneity.
Transactions on Large-Scale Data- and Knowledge-Centered Systems (TLSDKCS) 20:108-130
F. Chai, T. Zhu, K. D. Kang, A Link-Correlation-Aware Cross-Layer Protocol for IoT
Devices, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC '16), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 23 - 27, 2016.
G. Chen, K. D. Kang, "Win-Fit: Efficient Intersection Management via Dynamic Vehicle
Batching and Scheduling," IEEE International Conference on Connected Vehicles and Expo (ICCVE '15), Shenzhen, China, October 19 - 23, 2015.
L. Chen, K. D. Kang, "A Framework for Real-Time Information Derivation from Big Sensor
Data," 12th IEEE International Conference on Embedded Software and Systems (ICESS '15), New York, USA, August 24 - 26, 2015.
Y. Zhou, K. D. Kang, "Deadline Assignment and Feedback Control for Differentiated
Real-Time Data Services", IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Volume 27, Issue 12, pages 3245-3257, December, 2015.
U. L. N. Puvvadi, K. Di Benedetto, A. Patil, K. D. Kang, Y. Park, "Cost-Effective
Security Support in Real-Time Video Surveillance", IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, Volume 11, Issue 6, pages 1457 - 1465, December, 2015.
Haris Ribic and Yu David Liu, “AEQUITAS: Coordinated Energy Management Across Parallel
Applications,” In Proceedings of the International Conference on Supercomputing (ICS),
Kai Wang, Guoqing Xu, Zhendong Su, Yu David Liu. "GraphQ: Graph Query Processing with
Abstraction Refinement," USENIX ATC, 2015.
Mengbai Xiao, Yao Liu, Lei Guo, Songqing Chen. “Reducing Display Power Consumption
for Real-time Video Calls on Mobile Devices”, 2015 International Symposium on Low
Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED), July 2015.
Jian Li, Zhenhua Li, Yao Liu, Zhi-Li Zhang. “Twin Clouds Make Smoothness for Transoceanic
Video Telephony”, The 44th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP),
Zhenhua Li, Christo Wilson, Tianyin Xu, Yao Liu, Zhen Lu, and Yinlong Wang. “Offline
Downloading in China: A Comparative Study”, The 15th ACM Internet Measurement Conference
(IMC), Oct. 2015.
Yao Liu, Mengbai Xiao, Ming Zhang, Xin Li, Mian Dong, Zhan Ma, Zhenhua Li, Songqing
Chen. “GoCAD: GPU-Assisted Online Content Adaptive Display Power Saving for Mobile
Devices in Internet Streaming”, The 25th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW),
April 2016. (Acceptance rate: 16%)
Qingyuan Liu, Eduard Dragut, Arjun Mukherjee, and Weiyi Meng. “FLORIN - A System to
Support (Near) Real-Time Applications on User Generated Content for Daily News.” International
Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB), Demo Paper, pp.1944-1947, Hawaii, September
Jing Wang, Clement Yu, Philip Yu, Bing Liu, and Weiyi Meng. “Diversionary Comments
under Blog Posts.” ACM Transactions on the Web (TWEB), 9(4):18, October 2015.
Liang Zhu, Qin Ma, Weiyi Meng, Mingqian Yang, and Fang Yuan. “An Experimental Evaluation
of Aggregation Algorithms for Processing Top-K Queries.” 15th IEEE International Conference
on Computer and Information Technology (CIT-2015), pp.326-333, Liverpool, England,
UK, October 2015.
Xian Li, Weiyi Meng, Clement Yu. “Verification of Fact Statements with Multiple Truthful
Alternatives.” 12th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies
(WEBIST), Rome, Italy, April 2016.
Wensheng Wu, Weiyi Meng, Weifeng Su, Quangyou Zhou, Yao-Yi Chiang. “Q2P: Discovering
Query Templates via Autocompletion.” ACM Transactions on the Web (TWEB), 10(2):10,
Jeff Bush, Khaled Z. Mahmoud, Mohammad A. Khasawneh, Timothy N. Miller, “NyuziRaster:
Optimizing Rasterizer Performance and Energy in the Nyuzi Open Source GPU,” International
Symposium on Performance Analysis of Systems and Software (ISPASS), April 2016, Uppsala,
Khaled Khasawneh, Meltem Ozsoy, Caleb Donovick, Nael Abu-Ghazaleh and Dmitry Ponomarev.
“Ensemble Learning for Low-level Hardware-Supported Malware Detection.” 18th International
Symposium on Research in Attacks, Intrusions and Defenses (RAID), Kyoto, Japan, November
Dmitry Evtyushkin, Dmitry Ponomarev and Nael Abu-Ghazaleh. “Covert Channels through
Branch Predictors: A Feasibility Study.” 4th Workshop on Hardware and Architecture
Support for Security and Privacy (HASP), held in conjunction with ISCA, Portland,
OR, June 2015.
Dmitry Evtyushkin, Dmitry Ponomarev, Nael Abu-Ghazaleh. “Understanding and Mitigating
Covert Channels through Branch Predictors.” ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code
Optimization (ACM TACO), Vol. 13, Issue 1, March 2016.
Mehmet Kayaalp, Nael Abu-Ghazaleh, Dmitry Ponomarev, Aamer Jaleel, "A High-Resolution
Side-Channel Attack on Last Level Cache”, 53rd Design Automation Conference (DAC),
Austin, TX, June 2016. Best Paper Nominee
Jesse Elwell, Ryan Riley, Nael Abu-Ghazaleh, Dmitry Ponomarev, Iliano Cervesato. “Rethinking
Memory Permissions for Protection Against Cross-Layer Attacks.” ACM Transactions on
Architecture and Code Optimization (ACM TACO), Volume 12, Issue 4, Article No.56,
Qian Feng, Aravind Prakash, Minghua Wang, Curtis Carmony and Heng Yin. “ORIGEN: Automatic
Extraction of Offset-Revealing Instructions for Cross-Version Memory Analysis”. In
Proceedings of the 11th ACM Asia Conference on Computer and Communications Security
(AsiaCCS’16), Xi’an, China, May 2016.
Aravind Prakash and Heng Yin. “Defeating ROP Through Denial of Stack Pivot.” Proceedings
of Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC’15), Los Angeles, CA, December
Chenyang Lu, Abusayeed Saifullah, Bo Li, Mo Sha, Humberto Gonzalez, Dolvara Gunatilaka,
Chengjie Wu, Lanshun Nie, and Yixin Chen. “Real-Time Wireless Sensor-Actuator Networks
for Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems.” Proceedings of the IEEE, Special Issue on
Industrial Cyber Physical Systems, Vol. 104, Issue 5, pp. 1013-1024, May 2016.
Chengjie Wu, Dolvara Gunatilaka, Abusayeed Saifullah, Mo Sha, Paras Babu Tiwari, Chenyang
Lu, Yixin Chen. “Maximizing Network Lifetime of WirelessHART Networks under Graph
Routing.” IEEE International Conference on Internet-of-Things Design and Implementation
(IoTDI'16), April 2016 (acceptance ratio: 20.8%).
Abusayeed Saifullah, Dolvara Gunatilaka, Paras Tiwari, Mo Sha, Chenyang Lu, Bo Li,
Chengjie Wu, and Yixin Chen. “Schedulability Analysis under Graph Routing in WirelessHART
Networks.” IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'15), December 2015 (acceptance ratio:
Jianli Pan, Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, Tam Vu, Abusayeed Saifulla, Mo Sha. “An Internet
of Things Framework for Smart Energy in Buildings: Designs, Prototype, and Experiments.”
IEEE Internet of Things Journal, Vol. 2, Issue 6, pp. 527-537, December 2015.
Cagdas Karatas, Luyang Liu, Hongyu Li, Jian Liu, Yan Wang, Sheng Tan, Jie Yang, Yingying
Chen, Marco Gruteser, Richard Martin. “Leveraging Wearables for Steering and Driver
Tracking.” IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), April
Chen Wang, Xiaonan Guo, Yan Wang, Yingying Chen, Bo Liu. “Friend or Foe? Your Wearable
Devices Reveal Your Personal PIN.” The 11th ACM Symposium on Information, Computer
and Communications Security (ASIACCS), May 2016.
Shaun Canavan, Peng Liu, Xing Zhang, and Lijun Yin. “Landmark Localization on 3D/4D
Range Data Using a Shape Index-Based Statistical Shape Model with Global and Local
Constraints.” Computer Vision and Image Understanding (Special issue on Shape Representations
Meet Visual Recognition), Vol. 139, Oct. 2015. P136-148.
S. Canavan, L. Yin, P. Liu, and X. Zhang, “Feature Detection and Tracking on Geometric
Mesh Data Using a Combined Global and Local Shape Model for Face and Facial Expression
Analysis.” International Conference of Biometrics, Theory, Applications and Systems,
(BTAS’15), Sept., 2015.
X. Zhang, U. Ciftci, and L. Yin. “Mouth Gesture based Emotion Awareness and Interaction
in Virtual Reality.” ACM SIGGRAPH, August 2015.
X. Zhang, Z. Zhang, D. Hipp, L. Yin, and P. Gerhardstein, “Perception Driven 3D Facial
Expression Analysis Based on Reverse Correlation and Normal Component”, AAAC 6th International
Conference on Affective Computing and intelligent Interaction (ACII 2015) (Association
for the Advancement of Affective Computing), Sept. 2015.
Z. Zhang, J. Girard, Y. Wu, X. Zhang, P. Liu, U. Ciftci, S. Canavan, M. Reale, A.
Horowitz, H. Yang, J. Cohn, Q. Ji, and L. Yin, Multimodal Spontaneous Emotion Corpus
for Human Behavior Analysis, IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision and
Pattern Recognition (CVPR) 2016 (acceptance rate 25%)
S. Tulyakov, X. Alameda-Pineda, E. Ricci, L. Yin, N. Sebe, and J. Cohn, Self-Adaptive
Matrix Completion for Heart Rate Estimation from Face Videos under Realistic Conditions,
IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) 2016
(acceptance rate 4% for oral)
Hongxu Zhang, Yufeng Wang, Chiu C. Tan, Yifan Zhang. "mQual: A Mobile Peer-to-Peer
Network Framework Supporting Quality of Service", IEEE ICDCS 2015, poster session,
June 29 - July 2, 2015.
Ed Novak, Yutao Tang, Zijiang Hao, Qun Li, Yifan Zhang, "Physical Media Covert Channels
on Smart Mobile Devices", ACM Ubicomp 2015, Osaka, Japan, Sep. 7-11, 2015.
Xin Zhang and Yongshu Bai, Yifan Zhang, "Uses of Hardware Virtualization for Secure
and Trusted Computing: A Review", Smart Computing Review, vol.5, no.4, August 2015.
Chunhua Shen, Xi Li, Anthony R. Dick, Zhongfei Zhang, Yueting Zhang, “Online Metric-Weighted
Linear Representations for Robust Visual Tracking”, IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis
and Machine Intelligence, IEEE Computer Society Press, Volume 38, Number 5, Pages
931 - 950, May 2016.
Xueyi Zhao, Xi Li, Zhongfei Zhang, “Joint Structural Learning to Rank with Deep Linear
Feature Learning”, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Volume 27,
Number 10, Pages 2756 - 2769, Oct 2015.
Zhouzhou He, Zhongfei Zhang, Chunming Chen, and Zhenggang Wang, “E-Commerce Business
Model Mining and Prediction,” Frontiers of Information Technology and Electronic Engineering,
Springer, Volume 16, Number 9, Pages 707-719, Sept 2015.
Shuangfei Zhai, Keng-Hao Chang, Ruofei (Bruce) Zhang, and Zhongfei (Mark) Zhang, “Attention
Based Recurrent Neural Networks for Online Advertising”, Proc. ACM International Conference
on WWW, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, April, 2016, (25% acceptance rate).
Shuangfei Zhai and Zhongfei (Mark) Zhang, “Semi-supervised Auto encoder for Sentiment
Analysis”, Proc. AAAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Phoenix,
AZ, USA, February, 2016, (26% acceptance rate).
Yingming Li, Ming Yang, and Zhongfei (Mark) Zhang, “Learning with Marginalized Corrupted
Features and Labels Together”, Proc. AAAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence,
Phoenix, AZ, USA, February, 2016, (26% acceptance rate).
Yi Xu, Yilin Zhu, Zhongfei (Mark) Zhang, Yaqing Zhang, Philip S. Yu, “Convex Approximation
to the Integral Mixture Models Using Step Functions”, Proc. IEEE International Conference
on Data Mining, Atlantic City, NJ, USA, November, 2015, (8.4% acceptance rate).
Yi Xu, Zhongfei (Mark) Zhang, Yaqing Zhang, Philip S. Yu, “Sensor Network Partitioning
based on Homogeneity”, Proc. IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Analytical
Analysis, Paris, France, October, 2015, (22% acceptance rate).
Zhong Ji, Yunlong Yu, Yanwei Pang, Yingming Li, Zhongfei Zhang, “Marginal Fisher
Regression Classification for Face Recognition”, Proc. Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia,
Gwangju, Korea, September, 2015.
Xueyi Zhao, Xi Li, and Zhongfei Zhang, “Multimedia Retrieval via Deep Learning to
Rank”, Proc. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, Quebec City, Canada,
Siliang Tang, Fei Wu, Si Li, and Zhongfei (Mark) Zhang, “Sketch the Storyline with
CHARCOAL: a Non-parametric Approach”, Proc. International Joint Conference on Artificial
Intelligence, Buenos Aires, Argentina, July, 2015, (28.8% acceptance rate).
(Book) J. Nepkie, J. Aini, R. DeCarlo, D. DiRienzo, T. Good, F. Hildebrand, D. Pesta,
William Ziegler; Internships and Co-ops: A Guide for Planning, Implementation, and Assessment; State University of New York, May, 2016; http://system.suny.edu/media/suny/content-assets/documents/faculty-senate/Internship-Guide-FINAL-(3.22.16).pdf