Computer Science Graduate Portfolio Archive

2008 - 2010

Awards/Honors || Fellowships || Research Grants || Internships || Conference Presentations || Publications || Community Service/Outreach || Recent alumni employment/positions

Awards/Honors

Student Support Award, SIGMETRICS Conference 2011, ACM, San Jose, CA, USA, Feng Yan, (PhD, Computer Science)

SIGSOFT CAPS Grant 2012, ACM, Feng Yan, (PhD, Computer Science)

Support Grant Award, International Conference in Performance Engineering (WOSP/SIPEW), ACM, Boston, MA, Feng Yan, (PhD, Computer Science)

Travel Grant Award, International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS), IEEE and IBM, Macau, China, Feng Yan, (PhD, Computer Science)

Honorable Mention Award for Excellence in Scholarship in the Natural and Computational Sciences, College of William and Mary Graduate Research Symposium, 2012, Kathleen Moore (PhD, Computer Science)

Honorable Mention Award for Excellence in Scholarship in the Natural and Computational Sciences, College of William and Mary Graduate Research Symposium, 2012, Wei Wei, (PhD, Computer Science)

Silver Medal in PACT ACM Student Research Competition, Galveston Island, Texas, October 2011, Zhijia Zhao (PhD, Computer Science)

2011 Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Mentoring in the Natural and Computational Sciences, College of William and Mary, 2011, Fengyuan Xu, (PhD, Computer Science)

Honorable Mention Awards for Excellence in the Natural and Computational Sciences, College of William and Mary Graduate Research Symposium,  2011, Fengyuan Xu, (PhD, Computer Science)

Travel Award, International Meshing Roundtable, Paris, 2011, Panagiotis Foteinos (PhD, Computer Science)

Google Anita Borg Scholarship, 2011-2012, Zheng (Eddy) Zhang (PhD, Computer Science)

Northrop Gruman Corporation Award for Excellence in Scholarship in the Natural and Computational Sciences,  College of William and Mary Graduate Research Symposium 2011, Wei Wei (PhD, Computer Science)

Distinguished Paper Award at the 26th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM'10Gethers, M. (PhD, Computer Science) and Poshyvanyk, D. Acceptance rate: 27%

Best Paper Award, "Does Cache Sharing on Modern CMP Matter to the Performance of Contemporary Multithreaded Programs?", Eddy Z. Zhang (PhD, Computer Science), Yunlian Jiang(PhD, Computer Science), Xipeng Shen, The 15th ACM SIGPLAN Symposium on Principles and Practice of Parallel Programming, Bangalore, India, Jan, 2010. Acceptance rate: 16.7% (29/173).

Best Student Paper Award, "Fastrack for Taming Burstiness and Saving Power in Multi-Tiered System", A. Caniff, L. Lu (PhD, Computer Science), N. Mi, L. Cherkasova, E. Smirni, in Proc. of the 22nd International Teletraffic Congress (ITC'22), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Sept 7-9, 2010. Acceptance rate: 30%

William and Mary A&S Distinguished Dissertation Award, Steven Gianvecchio (PhD, Computer Science)

Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute Award for Excellence in Scholarship in the Computational Sciences (Graduate Symposium), Duy Le (PhD, Computer Science)

The "RCB: A Simple and Practical Framework for Real-time Collaborative Browsing" work presented at USENIX'09 was reported by MIT's Technology Review with the title "Traveling the Web Together" on June 23, 2009, and by the Computer Power User magazine with the title "X-ray Vision: Introducing RCB", Vol. 9, Issue 11, November 2009, Chuan Yue (PhD, Computer Science), Zi Chu (PhD, Computer Science), and Haining Wang


Fellowships

IBM CAS Fellowship, 2012-2013, Bo Wu, PhD, Computer Science

VSGC Graduate STEM Research Fellowship, 2012-2013, Kathleen Moore, PhD, Computer Science

NSF Fellow, 2011-2012, George Ruddy, MS, Computer Science

IBM CAS fellowship, 2011-2012, Bo Wu, PhD, Computer Science

VSGC Graduate Research Fellowship 2011-2012, Judith Providence, PhD, Computer Science

VSGC Graduate Research Fellowship 2011-2012, Collin McMillan , PhD, Computer Science

VSGC Graduate Research Fellowship, 2009-2011, Malcom Gethers, PhD, Computer Science

VSGC Graduate Research Fellowship, 2010-2011, Judith Providence, PhD, Computer Science

IBM CAS Fellowship, 2010-2011, Yulian Jiang, PhD, Computer Science

Students travel grant for 17th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security, Zhenyu Wu, PhD, Computer Science

VSGC Graduate Research Fellowship, 2009-2010, Ruth Lamprecht, PhD, Computer Science

VSGC Graduate Research Fellowship, 2009-2010, Meghan Revelle, PhD, Computer Science

Reves Graduate Student International Travel Grant, Fall 2008, Duy Le, PhD, Computer Science

 

Research Grants

 

 

Internships

Shuai Hao, (PhD, Computer Science) Research Intern, HP Labs  ,Beijing China,  June to August 2012.

Zhijia Zhao (PhD, Computer Science) Mozilla Engineering Research Team, Mountain View, CA, July 2012 to September 2012.

Zhenyu Wu (PhD, Computer Science) NEC Labs, Princeton, NJ, September 2011 to Dec 2011.

Harry Schwartz (MS, Computer Science) Foraker Labs, Boulder, CO, May 2011 to Aug 2011.

Zhi Chu (PhD, Computer Science) Bell Laboratories, Alcatel-Lucent, Murray Hill, NJ,  June 2011 at Aug 2011.

Michael Christensen (MS, Computer Science) Google, New York, NY, May 2011 to Aug 2011.

Andrew Pyles (PhD, Computer Science) MITRE Corporation, May 2011 to August 2011.

Bo Wu (PhD, Computer Science) IBM Toronto CAS Center, June 2011 to Aug  2011.

Hao Han, (PhD, Computer Science) IBM China Research Lab, Jan to Apr 2011

Hao Han, (PhD, Computer Science) Microsoft Research Asia, June-Dec 2011

Jean McIntyre (MS, Computer Science) NASA LARSS Program, Hampton, VA, June 2011 to  Aug  2011

Kai Tian  (PhD, Computer Science) Research Internship at IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Hawthorne, NY, Apr 2011 to  Jul 2011

Zi Chu (PhD, Computer Science) Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, Murray Hill, NJ, June 2011 to Aug 2011

Zheng Zhang (PhD, Computer Science)  Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA, April 2011 to  July 2011

Judith Providence (PhD, Computer Science) NASA Langley Aerospace Research Summer Scholars Program, NASA Langley Research Center, June 2011 to Aug 2011

Zhenyu Wu (PhD, Computer Science) NEC Labs, Princeton, NJ, June 2010 to Dec 2010

Lei Lu (PhD, Computer Science) NEC Labs, Princeton, NJ, June 2010 to Oct 2010

Conference Presentations

"Busy Bee: How to Use Traffic Information for Better Scheduling of Background Tasks", Feng Yan, Alma Riska, Evgenia Smirni, in the 3rd ACM/SPEC International Conference in Performance Engineering (WOSP/SIPEW 2012), Boston, MA, USA, April, 2012. Feng Yan, PhD, Computer Science.

"Fast Eventual Consistency with Performance Guarantees for Distributed Storage", Feng Yan, Alma Riska, Evgenia Smirni, in the 32nd International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems Workshops (ICDCSW 2012), Macau, China, June, 2012. Feng Yan, PhD, Computer Science.

"Toward Fast Eventual Consistency with Performance Guarantees", Feng Yan, Alma Riska, Evgenia Smirni, in the 9th International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC 2012), San Jose, CA, September, 2012. Feng Yan, PhD, Computer Science.

"Quantitative Estimation of the Performance Delay with Propagation Effects in Disk Power Savings", Feng Yan, Xenia Mountrouidou, Alma Riska, Evgenia Smirni, in the HotPower 2012 (in conjunction with OSDI 2012), Hollywood, CA, October, 2012. Feng Yan, PhD, Computer Science.

"Optimal Co-Scheduling to Minimize Makespan on Chip Multiprocessors", Kai Tian, Yunlian Jiang, Xipeng Shen, Weizhen Mao, 16th Workshop on Job Scheduling Strategies for Parallel Processing, Shanghai, China, May 25, 2012. Kai Tian, PhD, Computer Science.

"SybilDefender: Defend Against Sybil Attacks in Large Social Networks.", Wei Wei, Fengyuan Xu, Chiu C. Tan, and Qun Li, IEEE INFOCOM, Orlando, Florida, March 29, 2012. Wei Wei, PhD, Computer Science.

"Mo- biShare: Flexible Privacy-Preserving Location Sharing in Mobile Online Social Networks.", Wei Wei, Fengyuan Xu, and Qun Li, IEEE INFOCOM, Orlando, Florida, March 26, 2012. Wei Wei, PhD, Computer Science.

"Toward Automating Work Consolidation with Performance Guarantees in Storage Clusters", Feng Yan, Xenia Mountrouidou, Alma Riska, Evgenia Smirni, MASCOTS, 2011 IEEE 19th Annual International Symposium on Modelling, Analysis, and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, Singapore, Singapore, July 25-July 27, 2011. Feng Yan, PhD, Computer Science

"Can Better Identifier Splitting Techniques Help Feature Location?", presented at the 19th IEEE International Conference on Program Comprehension (ICPC'11), Kingston, Ontario, Canada  June 22-24, 2011. Bogdan Dit, PhD, Computer Science

"Copy Rate Synchronization with Performance Guarantees for Work Consolidation in Storage Clusters", Feng Yan, Xenia Mountrouidou, Alma Riska, Evgenia Smirni, GreenMetrics 2011 (in conjunction with Sigmetrics 2011), San Jose, CA, Jun 7, 2011. Feng Yan, PhD, Computer Science

"Defending Against Vehicular Rogue APs" presented at the 30th Conference on Computer Communications, Shanghai, China, April 2011, Hao Han, PhD, Computer Science

"A Learning-based Approach for Highly Confident and Performance Critical Wireless Sensor Networks.” (poster presentation) Matthew Keally, Virginia Council of Graduate Schools Graduate Research Forum, Richmond, VA, February 2011, Matthew Keally, PhD, Computer Science

"An Input-Centric Paradigm for Program Dynamic Optimizations", Kai Tian, Yunlian Jiang, Eddy Z. Zhang, Xipeng Shen, 2010 ACM International Conference on Systems, Programming, Languages and Applications, Reno, NEVADA, USA, Oct, 2010. Kai Tian, PhD, Computer Science

"Streamlining GPU Applications On the Fly", E. Z. Zhang, Y. Jiang, Z. Guo, X. Shen, ACM International Conference on Supercomputing, Tsukuba, Japan, June, 2010. Eddy Z. Zhang, PhD, Computer Science

"Exploiting Statistical Correlations for Proactive Prediction of Program Behaviors", Y. Jiang, E. Zhang, K. Tian, F. Mao, M. Gethers, X. Shen, Y. Gao, ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Code Generation and Optimization, Toronto, April, 2010. Kai Tian, PhD, Computer Science

Revelle, M., Dit, B., and Poshyvanyk, D., "Using Data Fusion and Web Mining to Support Feature Location in Software", in Proc. of 18th IEEE International Conference on Program Comprehension (ICPC'10), Braga, Portugal, June30 -July 2, 2010. Meghan Revelle, PhD, Computer Science

Gethers, M. and Poshyvanyk, D., "Using Relational Topic Models to Capture Coupling among Classes in Object-Oriented Software Systems", in Proc. of 26th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM'10), Timişoara, Romania September 12-18, 2010. Malcom Gethers, PhD, Computer Science

"Counting RFID Tags Efficiently and Anonymously" , 29th Conference on Computer Communications, San Diego, CA, March 2010, Hao Han, PhD, Computer Science

Zhen Ren, Gang Zhou, Andrew Pyles, Matthew Keally, Weizhen Mao, Haining Wang, "BodyT2: Throughput and Time Delay Performance Assurance for Heterogeneous BSNs" ,  INFOCOM 2011, Shanghai, China, April 2011, Zhen Ren, PhD, Computer Science

Mengjun Xie and Haining Wang, A Collaboration-based Autonomous Reputation System for Email Services, In IEEE INFOCOM 2010 , San Diego, CA, March 2010. Mengjun Xie, PhD, Computer Science

Zhenyu Wu, Steven Gianvecchio, Mengjun Xie, and Haining Wang, Mimimorphism: A New Approach to Binary Code Obfuscation, To appear in ACM CCS 2010, Chicago, IL, October 2010. Zhenyu Wu, PhD, Computer Science

Pierret, D., Poshyvanyk, D., "An Empirical Exploration of Regularities in Open-Source Software Lexicons", in the Proceedings of 17th IEEE International Conference on Program Comprehension (ICPC2009), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, May 17-19, 2009, pp. 228-232. Derrin Pierret, MS, Computer Science

Liu, Y., Poshyvanyk, D., Ferenc, R., Gyimóthy, T., Chrisochoides, N., "Modeling Class Cohesion as Mixtures of Latent Topics ", in Proceedings of 25th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM'09), Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Sept. 20-26, 2009, pp. 233-242. Yixuin Liu, MS, Computer Science

"Secure Passwords Through Enhanced Hashing", Conference talk at LISA'09, Baltimore, Maryland, November 2009, Chuan Yue, PhD, Computer Science

Collin McMillan, "Combining Textual and Structural Analysis of Software Artifacts for Traceability Link Recovery," presented May 18, 2009, at Traceability in Emerging Forms of Software Engineering Conference, Collin McMillan, PhD, Computer Science

Ruth Lamprecht, Gregory D. Smith and Peter Kemper, "Modeling Calcium Signaling Complexes in Möbius." VMASC Capstone Conference, April 2009. Ruth Lamprecht, PhD, Computer Science

Ruth Lamprecht and Peter Kemper, "Reflection Symmetry Detection to Reduce the State Space of Markovian Models." ACM Southeast Regional Conference, March 2009. Ruth Lamprecht, PhD, Computer Science

Chuan Yue, "SessionMagnifier: A Simple Approach to Secure and Convenient Kiosk Browsing", Conference talk at Ubicomp'09, Orlando, Florida, October 2009. Chuan Yue, PhD, Computer Science

Chuan Yue,"RCB: A Simple and Practical Framework for Real-time Collaborative Browsing", Conference talk at USENIX'09, San Diego, California, June 2009. Chuan Yue, PhD, Computer Science

Chuan Yue, "Characterizing Insecure JavaScript Practices on the Web", Invited talk at the Computer Science department of Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, April 2009. Chuan Yue, PhD, Computer Science

Keally, Gang Zhou, and Guoliang Xing, "Sidewinder: A Predictive Data Forwarding Protocol for Mobile Wireless Sensor Networks," Conference Talk at The IEEE Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad-Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON), Rome, Italy, June 2009. Matthew Keally, PhD, Computer Science

Yafeng Wu, Matthew Keally, Gang Zhou, and Weizhen Mao, "Traffic-Aware Channel Assignment in Wireless Sensor Networks," Conference Talk at In Proceedings of the International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications (WASA), Boston, MA, August 2009. Matthew Keally, PhD, Computer Science

Chiu C. Tan, "Experimental Study on Mobile RFID Performance", presented August 16 2009, at International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems and Applications, (WASA), Boston, MA, Chiu C. Tan, PhD, Computer Science

Kai Tian, Yunlian Jiang, and Xipeng Shen, "A Study on Optimally Co-scheduling Jobs of Different Lengths on Chip Multiprocessors", in proceedings of the 2009 ACM International Conference on Computing Frontiers, Ischia, Italy, May 18-20, 2009, Kai Tian, PhD, Computer Science

Xipeng Shen, Feng Mao, Kai Tian, Eddy Zheng Zhang, "The Study and Handling of Program Inputs in the Selection of Garbage Collectors", in ACM SIGOPS Operating Systems Review 2009, Kai Tian, PhD, Computer Science

Kai Tian, Meghan Revelle and Denys Poshyvanyk, "Using Latent Dirichlet Allocation for Automatic Categorization of Software", in preceedings of 6th IEEE Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, May 16-17, 2009, Kai Tian, PhD, Computer Science

 

Publications

Feng Yan (PhD, Computer Science), Alma Riska, Evgenia Smirni, "Fast Eventual Consistency with Performance Guarantees for Distributed Storage", in Proceedings of the 32nd International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems Workshops (ICDCSW 2012), IEEE Computer Society, pp.23-28, in DCPerf 2012 (in conjunction with ICDCS 2012), Macau, China, June, 2012.

Feng Yan (PhD, Computer Science), Alma Riska, Evgenia Smirni, "Toward Fast Eventual Consistency with Performance Guarantees" , in Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC 2012), San Jose, CA, September, 2012 (to appear).

Feng Yan (PhD, Computer Science), "Quantitative Estimation of the Performance Delay with Propagation Effects in Disk Power Savings", Feng Yan, Xenia Mountrouidou, Alma Riska, Evgenia Smirni, in the HotPower 2012 (in conjunction with OSDI 2012), Hollywood, CA, October, 2012.

Zhengrui Qin (PhD, Computer Science), Qun Li, and Mooi-Choo Chuah, "Unidentifiable Attacks in Electric Power Systems", ACM/IEEE Third International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems (ICCPS), Beijing, April 17-19, 2012

Zhengrui Qin (PhD, Computer Science), Qun Li, and Mooi-Choo Chuah, "Defending Against Unidentifiable Attacks in Electric Power Grids", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS), 2012, accepted.

Kathleen Moore (PhD, Computer Science), Royden,C.S. and Moore, K.D. (2012) "Use of speed cues in the detection of moving objects by moving observers." Vision Research, 59, 17-24, College of the Holy Cross, March 1, 2012.

Wei, Wei (PhD, Computer Science), Fengyuan, X., Tan, C. and Li, Q., "SybilDefender: Defend Against Sybil Attacks in Large Social Networks.", IEEE INFOCOM 2012, Orlando, Florida, Mar. 25-30, 2012.

Wei, Wei (PhD, Computer Science), Fengyuan, X., and Li, Q., "Mo- biShare: Flexible Privacy-Preserving Location Sharing in Mobile Online Social Networks.", IEEE INFOCOM 2012 (mini-conference),Orlando, Florida, Mar. 25-30, 2012.

Aaron Koehl (PhD, Computer Science) and Haining Wang. Surviving a Search Engine Overload. In Proceedings of the International Conference on the World Wide Web (WWW '12), Lyon, France, April 2012.

Feng Yan (PhD, Computer Science) Alma Riska, Evgenia Smirni, "Busy Bee: How to Use Traffic Information for Better Scheduling of Asynchronous Tasks", in Proceedings of the 3rd ACM/SPEC International Conference in Performance Engineering (WOSP/SIPEW 2012), Boston, USA, April, 2012

Gethers, M., Kagdi, H., Dit, B., and Poshyvanyk, D., "An Adaptive Approach to Impact Analysis from Change Requests to Source Code", in the Proceedings of the 26th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE'11), November 2011

Panagiotis Foteinos and Nikos Chrisochoides (PhD, Computer Science), "Dynamic Parallel 3D Delaunay Triangulation", Accepted paper in the Proceedings, 20th International Meshing Roundtable, October 2011.

Bo Wu (PhD, Computer Science), "Enhancing Data Locality for Dynamic Simulations through Asynchronous Data Transformations and Adaptive Control", Bo Wu, Eddy Zhang, Xipeng Shen, The Twentieth International Conference on Parallel Architectures and Compilation Techniques, Galveston Island, Texas, USA, Oct, 2011. Acceptance rate: 16% (36/221).

Nan Zheng (PhD, Computer Science) , Aaron Paloski, and Haining Wang, "An Efficient User Verification System via Mouse Movement", in Proc. of 18th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS'11), Chicago, USA, October 17-21 2011, to appear 12 pages (14% acceptance ratio), Oct. 2011

Kai Tian (PhD, Computer Science),Eddy Zheng Zhang, X. Shen, "A Step Towards Transparent Integration of Input-Consciousness into Dynamic Program Optimizations", International Conference on Object-Oriented Programming, Systems, Languages, and Applications, Portland, USA, October, 2011.

Andrew Pyles (PhD, Computer Science) SiFi: Exploiting VOIP Silence for WiFi Energy Savings in Smart Phones, ACM Ubicomp, September 2011.

McMillan, C. (PhD, Computer Science), Linares-Vasquez, M., Poshyvanyk, D., and Grechanik, M., "Categorizing Software Applications for Maintenance", in Proc. of 27th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM'11), Williamsburg, Virginia, USA, September 25-30 2011, to appear 10 pages.

Panagiotis Foteinos and Nikos Chrisochoides, (PhD, Computer Science), " High-Quality Multi-Tissue Mesh Generation for Finite Element Analysis.  High-Quality Multi-Tissue Mesh Generation for Finite Element Analysis, September 2011

Dit, B. (PhD, Computer Science), Guerrouj, L., Poshyvanyk, D., and Antoniol, G., "Can Better Identifier Splitting Techniques Help Feature Location?", Proceedings of the 19th IEEE International Conference on Program Comprehension (ICPC'11)

Feng Yan (PhD, Computer Science), Xenia Mountrouidou, Alma Riska, Evgenia Smirni, "Toward Automating Work Consolidation with Performance Guarantees in Storage Clusters," MASCOTS, pp.326-335, 2011 IEEE 19th Annual International Symposium on Modelling, Analysis, and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, Singapore, Singapore, July 25-July 27, 2011 (Acceptance rate: 26%)

Feng Yan (PhD, Computer Science), Xenia Mountrouidou, Alma Riska, Evgenia Smirni, "Copy Rate Synchronization with Performance Guarantees for Work Consolidation in Storage Clusters", GreenMetrics 2011 (in conjunction with Sigmetrics 2011), San Jose, CA, Jun 7, 2011, (to appear in Performance Evaluation Review)

Lei Lu, Hui Zhang, Guofei Jiang, Haifeng Chen, Kenji Yoshihira and Evgenia Smirni, "Untangling Mixed Information to Calibrate Resource Utilization in Virtual Machines", Proceedings of the 8th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC 2011). Karlsruhe, Germany, June 2011, PhD, Computer Science

McMillan, C. (PhD, Computer Science), Grechanik, M., Poshyvanyk, D., Xie, Q., and Fu, C., "Portfolio: Finding Relevant Functions And Their Usages", in Proc. of 33rd IEEE/ACM International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE'11), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, May 21-28 2011, 10 pages.

Klock, S., Gethers, M., Dit, B., and Poshyvanyk, D., "Traceclipse: An Eclipse Plug-in for Traceability Link Recovery and Management", in the Proceedings of the 6th IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE2011), International Workshop on Traceability in Emerging Forms of Software Engineering (TEFSE2011), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, May 23, 2011, pp. 24-30

Kai Tian(PhD, Computer Science), Eddy Zheng Zhang, Yunlian Jiang, Ziyu Guo, , Xipeng Shen, "On-the-Fly Elimination of Dynamic Irregularities for GPU Computing", The Sixteenth International Conference on Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems, Newport Beach, California, USA, March, 2011.

Hao Han, Bo Sheng, Chiu C. Tan , Qun Li, and Sanglu Lu. "A Timing Based Scheme for Rogue AP Detection", in IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 2011, Hao Han, PhD, Computer Science

Matthew Keally, Gang Zhou, Guoliang Xing, Jianxin Wu, and Andrew Pyles.  "PBN: Towards Practical Activity Recognition Using Smartphone-based Body Sensor Networks."  In the Proceedings of The 9th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (ACM SenSys).  Seattle, WA, November 2011.  Matthew Keally and Andrew Pyles, PhD, Computer Science.

Matthew Keally (PhD, Computer Science), Gang Zhou, Guoliang Xing, and Jianxin Wu.  "Exploiting Sensing Diversity for Confident Sensing in Wireless Sensor Networks."  In the Proceedings of The 30th IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM).  Shanghai, China, April 2011. 

Hao Han (PhD, Computer Science), Fengyuan Xu (PhD, Computer Science), Chiu C. Tan, Yifan Zhang (PhD, Computer Science), and Qun Li, "Defending Against Vehicular Rogue APs", in Proc. of the 30th Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), Shanghai, China, April 2011. (Acceptance rate: 16%)

Yifan Zhang (PhD, Computer Science), "ETCH: EfficienT Channel Hopping for Communication Rendezvous in Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks", IEEE INFOCOM, Shanghai, China, April 2011. 

Poshyvanky, D., Gethers, M., Marcus, A., "Concept Location using Formal Concept Analysis and Information Retrieval", ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology (TOSEM), Pending publication.

Dit, B., Revelle, M., Gethers, M., and Poshyvanyk, D., "Feature Location in Source Code: A Taxonomy and Survey", Journal of Software Maintenance and Evolution: Research and Practice (JSME), Pending Publication.

Revelle, M., Gethers, M., Poshyvanyk, D., "Using Structural and Textual Information to Capture Feature Coupling in Object-Oriented Software", Empirical Software Engineering, An International Journal (EMSE), Pending publication.

McMillan, C., Grechanik, M., Poshyvanyk, D., Fu, C., and Xie, Q., "Exemplar: A Source Code Search Engine for Finding Highly Relevant Applications", IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering (TSE), accepted

Klock, S., Gethers, M., Dit, B., Poshyvanyk, D., "Traceclipse: An Eclipse Plug-in for Traceability Link Recovery and Management", in Proc. of 6th ICSE2011 International Workshop on Traceability in Emerging Forms of Software Engineering (TEFSE2011), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, May 23, 2011.

Oliveto, R., Gethers, M., Bavota, G., Poshyvanyk, D., and De Lucia, A., "Identifying Method Friendships to Remove the Feature Envy Bad Smell - NIER", in Proc. of 33rd IEEE/ACM International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE'11), New Ideas and Emerging Results Track - NIER, Hawaii, USA, May 21-28 2011, (23% acceptance rate).

Gethers, M., Savage, T., Di Penta, M., Oliveto, R., Poshyvanyk, D., and De Lucia, A., "CodeTopics: Which Topic Am I Coding Now?", in Proc. of 33rd IEEE/ACM International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE'11), Formal Research Tool Demonstration, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, May 21-28 2011, (36% acceptance ratio).

Dit, B., Revelle, M., Gethers, M., and Poshyvanyk, D., "Feature Location in Source Code: A Taxonomy and Survey", Journal of Software Maintenance and Evolution: Research and Practice (JSME), Pending Publication

Kagdi, H., Gethers, M., Poshyvanyk, D., Hammad, M., "Assigning Change Requests to Software Developers", in Journal of Software Maintenance and Evolution: Research and Practice (JSME), Pending publication.

Gethers, M., Kagdi, H., Dit, B., and Poshyvanyk, D., "An Adaptive Approach to Impact Analysis from Change Requests to Source Code", in Proc. of 26th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE'11), Lawrence, Kansas, November 6-10 2011, short paper,  (37% acceptance ratio).

Gethers, M., Oliveto, R., Poshyvanyk, D., and De Lucia, A., "On Integrating Orthogonal Information Retrieval Methods to Improve Traceability Link Recovery", in Proc. of 27th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM'11), Williamsburg, VA, September 25-30, 2011,  (28% acceptance rate). ).

Kagdi, H., Gethers, M., and Poshyvanyk, D., "SE2 Model to Support Software Evolution", in Proc. of 27th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM'11), Early Research Achievements (ERA) Track, Williamsburg, VA, September 25 - 30, 2011, (38% acceptance ratio).

Zhenyu Wu (PhD, Computer Science), Mengjun Xie and Haining Wang, "Energy Attack on Server Systems'', presented in the 5th USENIX Workshop on Offensive Technologies (WOOT'11), San Francisco, CA, USA, August 2011.

Poshyvanky, D., Gethers, M., Marcus, A., "Concept Location using Formal Concept Analysis and Information Retrieval", ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology (TOSEM), pending publication.

Revelle, M., Gethers, M., Poshyvanyk, D., "Using Structural and Textual Information to Capture Feature Coupling in Object-Oriented Software", Empirical Software Engineering, An International Journal (EMSE), pedning publication.

Klock, S., Gethers, M., Dit, B., Poshyvanyk, D., "Traceclipse: An Eclipse Plug-in for Traceability Link Recovery and Management", in Proc. of 6th ICSE2011 International Workshop on Traceability in Emerging Forms of Software Engineering (TEFSE2011), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, May 23, 2011.

Oliveto, R., Gethers, M., Bavota, G., Poshyvanyk, D., and De Lucia, A., "Identifying Method Friendships to Remove the Feature Envy Bad Smell - NIER", in Proc. of 33rd IEEE/ACM International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE'11), New Ideas and Emerging Results Track - NIER, Hawaii, USA, May 21-28 2011, (23% acceptance rate).

Gethers, M., Savage, T., Di Penta, M., Oliveto, R., Poshyvanyk, D., and De Lucia, A., "CodeTopics: Which Topic Am I Coding Now?", in Proc. of 33rd IEEE/ACM International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE'11), Formal Research Tool Demonstration, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, May 21-28 2011, (36% acceptance ratio).

Zi Chu (PhD, Computer Science), "An Investigation of Hotlinking and Its Countermeasures, In Computer Communications", April 2011.

Qi, X. (PhD, Computer Science), "Energy Modeling and Optimization through Joint Packet Size Analysis of BSN and WiFi Networks.", 2011.

Kagdi, H., Gethers, M., Poshyvanyk, D., Hammad, M., "Assigning Change Requests to Software Developers", in Journal of Software Maintenance and Evolution: Research and Practice (JSME), 2011.

Yixun Liu, Panagiotis Foteinos, Andrey Chernikov and Nikos Chrisochoides, (PhD, Computer Science), "Mesh Deformation-based Multi-tissue Mesh Generation for Brain Images", in Engineering with Computers, 2011.

Liu, Y. (PhD, Computer Science) "Moving Propagation of Suspicious Myocardial Infarction from Delayed Enhanced Cardiac Imaging to Cine MRI Using Hybrid Image Registration", 2011.

Hao Han (PhD, Computer Science), Bo Sheng, Chiu C. Tan , Qun Li, and Sanglu Lu. "A Timing Based Scheme for Rogue AP Detection", in IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 2011.

Fengyuan Xu (PhD, Computer Science) , Zhengrui Qin, Chiu C. Tan, Baosheng Wang, Qun Li. "IMDGuard: Securing Implantable Medical Devices with the External Wearable Guardian". The 30th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2011), Shanghai, P.R.China, 2011.

Duy Le and Haining Wang, "An Effective Memory Optimization for Virtual-Machine Based Systems",  in IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 2011

Zhenyu Wu (PhD, Computer Science), Mengjun Xie and Haining Wang, "Design and Implementation of a Fast Dynamic Packet Filter'', to appear in IEEE / ACM Transactions on Networking (ToN), 2011 TBD.

Zi Chu (PhD, Computer Science), "Who is tweeting on Twitter: human, bot, or cyborg?", December 2010

Hao Han, Bo Sheng, Chiu C. Tan, Qun Li, Weizhen Mao, and Sanglu Lu (PhD, Computer Science). "Counting RFID Tags Efficiently and Anonymously", in Proc. of the 29th Conference on Computer Communications, San Diego, CA, March 2010. (Acceptance rate: 18%)

Kagdi, H., Gethers, M.(PhD, Computer Science), Poshyvanyk, D., and Collard, M., "Blending Conceptual and Evolutionary Couplings to Support Change Impact Analysis in Source Code", in Proc. of 17th IEEE Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE'10), Boston, USA, October 13-16 2010, to appear 10 pages (31% acceptance ratio)

Gethers, M.(PhD, Computer Science) and Poshyvanyk, D., "Using Relational Topic Models to Capture Coupling among Classes in Object-Oriented Software Systems", in Proc. of 26th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM'10), Timişoara, Romania September 12-18, 2010, to appear 10 pages (27% acceptance ratio)[see photo][pdf][slides][data] - Distinguished Paper Award

Savage, T., Dit, B.(PhD, Computer Science), Gethers, M.(PhD, Computer Science), and Poshyvanyk, D., "TopicXP: Exploring Topics in Source Code using Latent Dirichlet Allocation", in Proc. of 26th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM'10), Formal Research Tool Demonstration, Timişoara, Romania, September 12-18, 2010, to appear 6 pages [pdf][tool]

Meghan Revelle, Bogdan Dit(PhD, Computer Science), and Denys Poshyvanyk, "Using Data Fusion and Web Mining to Support Feature Location in Software", in Proceedings of 18th IEEE International Conference on Program Comprehension (ICPC'10), Braga, Portugal, June 30 - July 2, 2010, pp. 14-23,

Grechanik, M., McMillan , C.(PhD, Compute Science), DeFerrari, L., Comi, M., Crespi, S., Poshyvanyk, D., Fu, C., Xie, Q., and Ghezzi, C., "An Empirical Investigation into a Large-Scale Java Open Source Code Repository", in Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement (ESEM'10), Bolzano-Bozen, Italy, September 16-17 2010, 10 pages

Grechanik, M., Fu, C., Xie, Q., McMillan, C.(PhD, Compute Science), Poshyvanyk, D., and Cumby, C., "Exemplar: EXEcutable exaMPLes ARchive", in Proceedings of 32nd ACM/IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2010), Formal Research Tool Demonstration, Cape Town, South Africa, May 2-8, 2010, 4 pages

Grechanik, M., Fu, C., Xie, Q., McMillan, C.(PhD, Compute Science), Poshyvanyk, D., and Cumby, C., "A Search Engine For Finding Highly Relevant Applications", in Proceedings of 32nd ACM/IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2010), Cape Town, South Africa, May 2-8, 2010, 10 pages

"An Input-Centric Paradigm for Program Dynamic Optimizations", Kai Tian(PhD, Computer Science), Yunlian Jiang(PhD, Computer Science), Eddy Z. Zhang(PhD, Computer Science), Xipeng Shen, 2010 ACM International Conference on Systems, Programming, Languages and Applications, Reno, NEVADA, USA, Oct, 2010. Acceptance rate: 27% (45/164).(to appear)

"Streamlining GPU Applications On the Fly", E. Z. Zhang(PhD, Computer Science), Y. Jiang(PhD, Computer Science), Z. Guo(PhD, Computer Science), X. Shen, ACM International Conference on Supercomputing,Tsukuba, Japan, June, 2010.

"Is Reuse Distance Applicable to Data Locality Analysis on Chip Multiprocessors?"Y. Jiang(PhD, Computer Science), E. Z. Zhang(PhD, Computer Science), K. Tian(PhD, Computer Science), X. Shen, International Conference on Compiler Construction,Paphos, Cyprus, March, 2010.

"Exploiting Statistical Correlations for Proactive Prediction of Program Behaviors", Y. Jiang(PhD, Computer Science), E. Z. Zhang(PhD, Computer Science), K. Tian(PhD, Computer Science), F. Mao, M. Gethers(PhD, Computer Science), X. Shen, Y. Gao, ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Code Generation and Optimization, Toronto, April, 2010.

"Does Cache Sharing on Modern CMP Matter to the Performance of Contemporary Multithreaded Programs?", Eddy Z. Zhang(PhD, Computer Science), Yunlian Jiang(PhD, Computer Science), Xipeng Shen, The 15th ACM SIGPLAN Symposium on Principles and Practice of Parallel Programming, Bangalore, India, Jan, 2010. Acceptance rate: 16.7% (29/173). (Best Paper Award)

"Combining Locality Analysis with Online Proactive Job Co-Scheduling in Chip Multiprocessors", Yunlian Jiang (PhD, Computer Science), Kai Tian(PhD, Computer Science), and Xipeng Shen, The International conference on High-Performance Embedded Architectures and Compilers, Pisa, Italy, Jan, 2010. Acceptance rate: 25.5% (24/94).

Eddy Z. Zhang, Yunlian Jiang, Kai Tian, and Xipeng Shen, "Combining Locality Analysis with Online Proactive Job Co-Scheduling in Chip Multiprocessors". The International conference on High-Performance Embedded Architectures and Compilers, Pisa, Italy, January 2010, Eddy Z. Zhang, PhD, Computer Science, Yunlian Jiang, PhD, Computer Science, Kai Tian, PhD, Computer Science, Yixun Liu, PhD, Computer Science

Zhenyu Wu(PhD, Computer Science), Steven Gianvecchio(PhD, Computer Science), Mengjun Xie(PhD, Computer Science), and Haining Wang, Mimimorphism: A New Approach to Binary Code Obfuscation, To appear in ACM CCS 2010, Chicago, IL, October 2010.

Steven Gianvecchio(PhD, Computer Science) and Haining Wang, An Entropy-Based Approach to Detecting Covert Timing Channels, To appear in IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, 2010.

Heng Yin(PhD, Computer Science), Bo Sheng, Haining Wang, and Jianping Pan, Keychain-based Signatures for Securing BGP, To appear in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), 2010

Chuan Yue(PhD, Computer Science) and Haining Wang, BogusBiter: A Transparent Protection Against Phishing Attacks, To appear in ACM Transactions on Internet Technology, 2010.

Chuan Yue(PhD, Computer Science), Mengjun Xie(PhD, Computer Science), and Haining Wang, An Automatic HTTP Cookie Management System, To appear in Computer Networks, 2010.

Zi Chu(PhD, Computer Science) and Haining Wang, An Investigation of Hotlinking and Its Countermeasures, To appear in Computer Communications, 2010.

Duy Le(PhD, Computer Science) and Haining Wang, An Effective Feedback-Driven Approach for Energy Saving in Battery Powered Systems, In IEEE IWQoS 2010, Beijing, China, June 2010.

Mengjun Xie(PhD, Computer Science) and Haining Wang, A Collaboration-based Autonomous Reputation System for Email Services, In IEEE INFOCOM 2010, San Diego, CA, March 2010. (Acceptance rate: 17%)

Chiu C. Tan(PhD, Computer Science), Bo Sheng(PhD, Computer Science), and Qun Li. Efficient Techniques for Monitoring Missing RFID Tags. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 9(6), pages 1882-1889, 2010

Bo Sheng(PhD, Computer Science), Qun Li, and Weizhen Mao. Optimize Storage Placement in Sensor Networks. IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 9(10), pages 1437-1450, 2010

Haodong Wang(PhD, Computer Science), Chiu C. Tan(PhD, Computer Science), and Qun Li. Snoogle: A Search Engine for Pervasive Environments. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 21(8), pages 1188-1202, 2010

Chiu C. Tan(PhD, Computer Science), Bo Sheng(PhD, Computer Science), Haodong Wang, and Qun Li. Microsearch: A Search Engine for Embedded Devices used in Pervasive Computing. ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems, 9(4), pages 1-29, 2010

Harry Gao, Seth Utecht, Gregory Patrick, George Hsieh, Fengyuan Xu(PhD, Computer Science), Haodong Wang(PhD, Computer Science), and Qun Li. High Speed Data Routing in Vehicular Sensor Networks. Journal of Communications, 5(3), pages 181-188, 2010

Haodong Wang(PhD, Computer Science) and Qun Li. Achieving Robust Message Authentication in Sensor Networks: A Public-Key Based Approach. ACM Journal of "Wireless Networks", 16(4), pages 999-1009, 2010

Chiu C. Tan(PhD, Computer Science), Lei Xie, and Qun Li. Privacy Protection for RFID-based Tracking Systems. IEEE RFID, Orlando, FL, April 14-16, 2010 (Acceptance rate: 30%)

Fengyuan Xu(PhD, Computer Science), Chiu C. Tan(PhD, Computer Science), Qun Li, Guanhua Yan, and Jie Wu. Designing a Practical Access Point Association Protocol. IEEE Infocom, San Diego, CA, Mar. 15-19, 2010 (Acceptance rate: 17%)

Hao Han(PhD, Computer Science), Bo Sheng(PhD, Computer Science), Chiu C. Tan(PhD, Computer Science), Qun Li, Weizhen Mao, and Sanglu Lu. Counting RFID Tags Efficiently and Anonymously. IEEE Infocom, San Diego, CA, Mar. 15-19, 2010

Bo Sheng(PhD, Computer Science), Qun Li, and Weizhen Mao. Efficient Continuous Scanning in RFID Systems. IEEE Infocom, San Diego, CA, Mar. 15-19, 2010 (Acceptance rate: 17%)

Lei Xie, Bo Sheng(PhD, Computer Science), Chiu C. Tan(PhD, Computer Science), Qun Li, and Daoxu Chen. Efficient Tag Identification in Mobile RFID Systems. IEEE Infocom, San Diego, CA, Mar. 15-19, 2010 (Acceptance rate: 17%)

L. Lu (PhD, Computer Science), L. Cherkasova, V. de Nitto Personne, N. Mi, E. Smirni "AWAIT: Efficient Overload Management for Busy Multi-tier Web Services under Bursty Workloads", 10th International Conference on Web Engineering, ICWE 2010 , to appear, July 2010. (Acceptance rate: 20%)

A. Caniff, L. Lu (PhD, Computer Science), N. Mi, L. Cherkasova, E. Smirni, "Fastrack for Taming Burstiness and Saving Power in Multi-Tiered System", in Proc. of the 22nd International Teletraffic Congress (ITC'22), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Sept 7-9, 2010. (Acceptance rate: 30%)

Lei Lu (PhD, Computer Science), Ludmila Cherkasova, Vittoria de Nitto Persone, Ningfang Mi, Evgenia Smirni: AWAIT: Efficient Overload Management for Busy Multi-tier Web Services under Bursty Workloads. ICWE 2010: 81-97, (Acceptance rate: 20%).

Andrew Caniff, Lei Lu (PhD, Computer Science), Ningfang Mi, Ludmila Cherkasova, Evgenia Smirni: Efficient resource allocation and power saving in multi-tiered systems. WWW 2010: 1069-1070

G. Casale, E. Z. Zhang(PhD, Computer Science), E. Smirni, "KPC-Toolbox: Best recipes for automatic trace fitting using Markovian Arrival Processes", Performance Evaluation , 67(9), 2010, pp. 873-896.

G. Casale, E. Z. Zhang(PhD, Computer Science), E. Smirni, Trace data characterization and fitting for Markov modeling Performance Evaluation 67(2) , February 2010, pp. 61-79.

M. Keally(PhD, Computer Science), G. Zhou, G. Xing, Watchdog: Confident Event detection in Heterogeneous Sensor Networks, IEEE RTAS, 2010, Stockholm, Sweden, 10 pages.

David Goldenberg and Moses Liskov, "On Related-Secret Pseudorandomness". Proceedings of TCC 2010, to appear, February 2010. David Goldenberg, PhD, Computer Science

Ruth Lamprecht, Gregory D. Smith and Peter Kemper, "Stochastic Petri Net Models of Ca2+ Signaling Complexes and Their Analysis." Natural Computing, Special Issue: Petri Nets and BioSystems, in print. Ruth Lamprecht, PhD, Computer Science

Baker and Sheng. “On the consistency and accuracy of finite difference approximations of the Black-Scholes equation on nonuniform grids.” Involve: A Journal of Mathematics, Vol 2., Iss. 4, (27 July 2009): 477-492. Myles Baker, M.S. Computer Science

'On the consistency of finite difference approximations of the Black–Scholes equation on nonuniform grids', 2009, Involve Journal of Mathematics, Myles Baker, M.S. Computer Science

Shravan Goankar, Ken Keefe, Eric Rozier, William H. Sanders, Ruth Lamprecht, and Peter Kemper,  "Performance and Dependability Modeling with Möbius", ACM PER, Special Issue: Tools for Computer Performance Modeling and Reliability Analysis, March 2009. Ruth Lamprecht, PhD, Computer Science

Ruth Lamprecht and Peter Kemper, "On the Detection of Symmetries in Compositional Markov Models." 6th International Conference on the Quantitative Evaluation of SysTems (QEST '09), September 2009. Ruth Lamprecht, PhD, Computer Science

Benjamin Strahs, Chuan Yue, and Haining Wang, "Secure Passwords Through Enhanced Hashing", in Proceedings of The USENIX Large Installation System Administration Conference (LISA), November 2009. Benjamin Strahs (Undergraduate student), Chuan Yue, PhD, Computer Science

Chuan Yue and Haining Wang, "SessionMagnifier: A Simple Approach to Secure and Convenient Kiosk Browsing", in Proceedings of The International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing (Ubicomp), September 2009. (Acceptance ratio: 31/251, 12.4%), Chuan Yue, PhD, Computer Science

Eli Courtwright, Chuan Yue, and Haining Wang, "Efficient Resource Management on Template-based Web Servers", in Proceedings of The IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Network (DSN), June 2009. Eli Courtwright (MS graduate student), Chuan Yue, PhD, Computer Science

Chuan Yue, Zi Chu, and Haining Wang, "RCB: A Simple and Practical Framework for Real-time Collaborative Browsing", in Proceedings of The USENIX Annual Technical Conference (USENIX ATC), June 2009. (Acceptance ratio: 32/191, 16.8%), Chuan Yue, PhD Computer Science, Zi Chu, PhD, Computer Science

Chuan Yue and Haining Wang, "Characterizing Insecure JavaScript Practices on the Web", in Proceedings of The International World Wide Web Conference (WWW), April 2009. (Acceptance ratio: 105/823, 12.8%), Chuan Yue, PhD, Computer Science

Chuan Yue and Haining Wang, "Profit-aware Overload Protection in E-commerce Web Sites", Journal of Network and Computer Applications, 32(2): 347-356, Elsevier, March 2009. Chuan Yue, PhD, Computer Science

Meghan Revelle, Supporting Feature Level Software Maintenance Tasks, in Proceedings of the Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE'09), Doctoral Symposium Track, Lille, France, October 13-16, 2009, Meghan Revelle, PhD, Computer Science

Meghan Revelle and Denys Poshyvanyk. An Exploratory Study on Assessing Feature Location Techniques. In Proceedings of 17th IEEE International Conference on Program Comprehension (ICPC'09), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, May 17-19, 2009, Meghan Revelle, PhD, Computer Science

Collin McMillan, Denys Poshyvanyk, and Meghan Revelle. Combining Textual and Structural Analysis of Software Artifacts for Traceability Link Recovery. In Proceedings of ICSE2009 International Workshop on Traceability in Emerging Forms of Software Engineering (TEFSE'09), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, May 18, 2009, Meghan Revelle, PhD, Computer Science

Matthew Keally, Gang Zhou, and Guoliang Xing, "Sidewinder: A Predictive Data Forwarding Protocol for Mobile Wireless Sensor Networks," in Proceedings of The IEEE Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad-Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON), June 2009. (18.8% acceptance rate) Matthew Keally, PhD, Computer Science

Gang Zhou, Lei Lu, Sudha Krishnamurthy, Matthew Keally, Zhen Ren, "SAS: Self-Adaptive Spectrum Management for Wireless Sensor Networks," in Proceedings of The International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN), August 2009. Matthew Keally and Zhen Ren, PhD, Computer Science

Yafeng Wu, Matthew Keally, Gang Zhou, and Weizhen Mao, "Traffic-Aware Channel Assignment in Wireless Sensor Networks," In Proceedings of the International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications (WASA), August 2009. Matthew Keally, PhD, Computer Science

Zhong Ren, Chiu C. Tan, Dong Wang, and Qun Li, "Experimental Study on Mobile RFID Performance",
International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems and Applications, (WASA), Boston, MA, 2009, Chiu C. Tan, PhD, Computer Science

Hao Han, Bo Sheng, Chiu C. Tan, Qun Li,and Sanglu Lu, "A Measurement Based Rogue AP Detection Scheme", IEEE Conference on Computer Communications. (InfoCom) Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2009, Hao Han, PhD, Computer Science, Chiu C. Tan, PhD, Computer Science

Eddy Z. Zhang, Yunlian Jiang, Xipeng Shen, "Does Cache Sharing on Modern CMP Matter to the Performance of Contemporary Multithreaded Programs?". The 15th ACM SIGPLAN Symposium on Principles and Practice of Parallel Programming, Bangalore, India, Jan, 2010, Eddy Z. Zhang, PhD, Computer Science, Yunlian Jiang, PhD, Computer Science, Kai Tian, PhD, Computer Science, Yixun Liu, PhD, Computer Science

Steven Gianvecchio, Zhenyu Wu, Mengjun Xie, and Haining Wang, "Battle of Botcraft: Fighting Bots in Online Games with Human Observational Proofs." To appear in Proceedings of ACM CCS 2009, Chicago, IL, USA, November 2009. (Acceptance Rate: 18.4%), Steven Gianvecchio, PhD, Computer Science

Yunlian Jiang, Feng Mao, Xipeng Shen, "Speculation with Little Wasting: Saving Cost in Software Speculation through Transparent Learning". The 15th IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Shenzhen, China, December 2009, Eddy Z. Zhang, PhD, Computer Science, Yunlian Jiang, PhD, Computer Science, Kai Tian, PhD, Computer Science, Yixun Liu, PhD, Computer Science

Kai Tian, Yunlian Jiang, Xipeng Shen, "A Study on Optimally Co-scheduling Jobs of Different Lengths''. The ACM International Conference on Computing Frontiers, Ischia, Italy, May 2009, Eddy Z. Zhang, PhD, Computer Science, Yunlian Jiang, PhD, Computer Science, Kai Tian, PhD, Computer Science, Yixun Liu, PhD, Computer Science

Yixun Liu, Eddy Zheng Zhang, and Xipeng Shen, "A Cross-Input Adaptive Framework for GPU Programs Optimization''. The 2009 IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium, Rome, Italy, May 2009, Eddy Z. Zhang, PhD, Computer Science, Yunlian Jiang, PhD, Computer Science, Kai Tian, PhD, Computer Science, Yixun Liu, PhD, Computer Science

Hao Han, Bo Sheng, Chiu C. Tan, Qun Li, and Sanglu Lu. A Measurement Based Rogue AP Detection Scheme. IEEE Infocom. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, April 19-25, 2009 (Acceptance ratio: 282/1435, 19.7%), Hao Han, PhD, Computer Science, Bo Sheng, PhD, Computer Science, Chiu C. Tan, PhD, Computer Science

Steven Gianvecchio, Haining Wang, Duminda Wijesekera, and Sushil Jajodia. "Model-Based Covert Timing Channels: Automated Modeling and Evasion." Appeared in Proceedings of RAID 2008, Boston, MA, USA, September 2008. (Acceptance Rate: 25%), Steven Gianvecchio, PhD, Computer Science

Steven Gianvecchio, Mengjun Xie, Zhenyu Wu, and Haining Wang. "Measurement and Classification of Humans and Bots in Internet Chat." Appeared in Proceedings of USENIX Security 2008, San Jose, CA, USA, August 2008. (Acceptance Rate: 15.9%), Steven Gianvecchio, PhD, Computer Science

Kai Tian, Meghan Revelle, and Denys Poshyvanyk. Using Latent Dirichlet Allocation for Automatic Categorization of Software. In Proceedings of the 6th IEEE Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories (MSR'09), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, May 16-17, 2006, Meghan Revelle, PhD, Computer Science

James W. Deverick, Phil Kearns, "Towards a Userspace Deep Packet Filter Toolkit for Securing Legacy Resources". LISA 09, San Diego, CA, December 4-9, 2005


Community Service/Outreach                                                                                                                                                                       

 Technical Program Committee, The Sixth International Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing, 2009, Chiu C. Tan, PhD, Computer Science.

Program Committee, Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE'11), Malcolm Gethers, PhD, Computer Science.

Program Committee, Early Research Achievements (ERA) track of the International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM'10), Malcom Gethers, PhD, Computer Science

Recent alumni employment/positions

Harry Schwartz, 2012 PhD, Computer Science, Software Engineer, Boston, Massachusetts

Zi Chu, 2012 PhD, Computer Science, Software Engineer, Twitter, San Francisco, California

Andriy Kot, 2011 PhD, Computer Science, Postdoctoral Fellow, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia

Yulian Jiang, 2011 PhD, Computer Science, Software Engineer, Google, Mountain View, California

Yixun Liu, 2011 PhD, Computer Science, Postdoctoral Fellow, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland

Mengjun Xie, 2010 PhD, Computer Science, Assistant Professor, University at Arkansas at Little Rock, Computer Science

Chuan Yue, 2010 PhD, Computer Science, Assistant Professor, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, Computer Science                  

Chiu C. Tan, 2010 PhD, Computer Science, Research Assistant Professor, Temple University, Computer Science

Steven Gianvecchio, 2010 PhD, Computer Science, Research Scientist, MITRE

David Goldenberg, 2010 PhD, Computer Science, Research Scientist, MITRE

Bo Sheng, 2009 PhD, Computer Science, Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts Boston, Computer Science

Ningfang Mi, 2009 PhD, Computer Science, Assistant Professor, Northeastern University, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Heng Yin, 2009 PhD, Computer Science, Assistant Professor, Syracuse University, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Andriy Fedorov, 2009 PhD, Computer Science, Research Fellow at the Surgical Planning Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Haodong Wang, 2009 PhD, Computer Science, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Virginia State University