Publications
 

A complete list of my publication and bibliometric information are available in my Google scholar and DBLP profiles. 

 

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

  1. R. Han, C. Liu, S. Li, Lydia Y. Chen, G. Wang, J. Tang, and, J. Ye.. “"SlimML: Removing Non-critical Input Data in Large-scale Iterative Machine Learning.” To appear in IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE)

  2. R. Han, Z. Zong, Lydia Y. Chen, S. Wang and J. Zhan. “Workload-adaptive Configuration Tuning for Hierarchical Cloud Schedulers.” To appear in IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Computing.

  3. S. Cerf, V. Primault, A. Boutet, S. Mokhtar, S. Bouchenak, N. Marchand, B. Robu, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Automatic Privacy and Utility Preservation for Mobility Data: A Nonlinear Model-Based Approach.” To appear in IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing.

  4. M. Wang, P. Jayaraman, E.Solaiman, Lydia Y. Chen, Z. Li, J. Song, D. Georgakopoulos, and R. Ranjan. “A multi-layered performance analysis for cloud-based topic detection and tracking in Big Data applications.” Future Generation Comp. Syst. 8, pp. 580–590, 2018. 

  5. M. Björkqvist, N. Gautam, R. Birke, W. Binder, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Optimizing for Tail Sojourn Times of Cloud Clusters.” IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing 6(1), pp. 1–14, 2018.
    Documents: link​, pdf.

  6. J. Xue, R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen and E. Smirni. “Spatial-Temporal Prediction Models for Active Ticket Managing in Data Centers.” IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management 15(1), pp. 39–52, 2018.
    Documents: linkpdf.

  7. C. Wang, B. Urgaonkar, A. Gupta, Lydia Y. Chen, R. Birke, and G. Kesidis. “Effective Capacity Modulation as an Explicit Control Knob for Public Cloud Profitability.”  ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems 13(1), 2018 (An extension of ICAC’16 paper).
    Documents: 
    linkpdf.

  8. J. Perez, R. Birke, Z. Qiu, M. Björkqvist, and Lydia Y. Chen. “sPARE: Partial Replication for Multi-tier Applications in the Cloud.” IEEE Transactions on Service Computing, 2017. 
    Documents: linkpdf.

  9. Z. Qiu, J. Perez, R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, and P. Harrison. “Cutting Latency Tail: Analyzing and Validating Replication without Canceling.” IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Computing 28(11) 2017. 
    Documents: linkpdf.

  10. J. Valone, R. Birke, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Making Neighbors Quiet: An Approach to Detect Virtual Resource Contention.” IEEE Transactions on Service Computing, 2017.
    Documents: linkpdf.

  11. A. Rosa, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “Failure Analysis and Prediction for Big-Data Systems.” IEEE Transactions on Service Computing, 10(6), pp. 1–14, 2016. 
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  12. N. Nasiriani, C. Wang, G. Kesidis, B. Urgaonkar, R. Birke, and Lydia Y. Chen. “On Fair Attribution of Costs Under Peak-based Pricing to Cloud Tenants.” ACM Transactions on Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Computing Systems 2(1), pp. 3:1–3:28, 2016.
    Documents: paper linkdblp.

  13. R. Birke, A. Podzimek, E. Smirni, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Virtualization in the Private Cloud: State of the Practice.” IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management 13(3), pp. 608–621, 2016.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  14. A. Podzimek, L. Bulej, Lydia Y. Chen, W. Binder, and P. Tuma. “Robust Partial Load Experiments with Showstopper.” Future Generation Computer Systems 64, pp. 15–38, 2016.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  15. N. Chrysos, Lydia Y. Chen, C. Kachris, and M. Katevenis. “Discharging the Network From Its Flow Control Headaches: Packet Drops and HOL.” IEEE Transactions on Networking 24(1), pp. 15–28, 2016.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  16. M. Fazio, A. Celesti, R. Ranjan, C. Liu, Lydia Y. Chen, and M. Villari. “Open Issues in Scheduling Microservices in the Cloud.” IEEE Cloud Computing 3(5) pp. 81–88, 2016.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  17. D. Cavdar, R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, and F. Alagoz. “A Simulation Framework for Priority Scheduling on Heterogeneous Clusters.” Future Generation Computer Systems 52(C), pp. 37–48, 2015.
    Documents: link.

  18. D. Cavdar, Lydia Y. Chen, and F. Alagoz. “Priority Scheduling for Heterogeneous Workloads: Tradeoff between Evictions and Response Time.” IEEE System Journal 11(2) pp. 684–695, 2015.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  19. A. Rosa, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “Demystifying Casualties of Evictions in Big Data Priority Scheduling.” Performance Evaluation Review 42(4), pp. 12–21, 2015 (Invited).
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  20. Y. Chen, R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, and N. Gautam. “On Energy-aware Allocation and Execution for Batch and Interactive MapReduce.” Performance Evaluation Review 42(4), pp. 22–30, 2015 (Invited). 
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  21. Lydia Y. Chen, D. Ansaloni, E. Smirni, and W. Binder. “What to Expect when You are Consolidating: Effective Prediction Models of Application Performance on Multicores.” Journal of Cluster Computing 17(1) pp. 19–37, 2014 (An extension of HPDC'12 paper).
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  22. D. Cavdar, A. Rosa, Lydia Y. Chen, W. Binder, and F. Alagoz. “Quantifying the Brown Side of Priority Schedulers: Lessons from Big Clusters.” ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review 42(3), pp. 76–81, 2014. 
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  23. Yiyu Chen, A. Das, N. Gautam, Q. Wang, and A. Sivasubramaniam. “Pricing-Based Strategies for Autonomic Control of Web Servers with Time-Varying Request Arrivals.” Journal of Engineering Application of Artificial Intelligence, Special Issue on Autonomic Computing, 17(7) pp. 841–854, 2004 (Invited).
    Documents: linkbibtex.

     

Peer-reviewed Conference Papers
 

  1. J. F. Pérez, R. Birke, N. Ramanshen, S. Mokhtar and Lydia Y. Chen. “Chisel: Reshaping Queries to Trim Latency in Key-Value Stores”. To appear in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC), 2019.

  2. Z. Zhao, S. Cerf, R. Birke, B. Robu, S. Bouchenak, S. Mokhtar and Lydia Y. Chen “Robust Anomaly Detection on Unreliable Data.” To appear in Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), 2019. 

  3. N. Morris, C. Stewart, R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen and J. Kelley. “Model-Driven Computational Sprinting.” In Proceedings of EuroSys 2018. 
    Documents: link.

  4. R. Han, Z. Zong, Lydia Y. Chen, S. Wang and J. Zhan. “AdaptiveConfig: Run-time Configuration of Cluster Schedulers for Cloud Short-running Jobs.” In Proceedings of IEEE 38th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS) 2018.
    Documents: link.

  5. E. Lakew, R.Birke, J. Perez, E. Elmroth and Lydia Y. Chen. “SmallTail: Scaling Cores and Probabilistic Cloning Requests for Web Systems.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC) 2018.
    Documents: link.

  6. V. Jaiman, S. Ben Mokhtar, V. Quéma, L. Y. Chen and E. Rivière. “Heron: Taming Tail Latencies in Key Value Stores under Heterogeneous Workloads.” In Proceedings of IEEE 37th Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems (SRDS) 2018.
    Documents: link.

  7. R. Birke, J. Perez, Z. Qiu, M. Björkqvist and Lydia Y. Chen. “Power of Redundancy: Designing Partial Replication for Multi-tier Applications.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2017. (Top 3 percent of accepted papers recommended for IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering ).
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  8. J. Perez, R. Birke and Lydia Y. Chen. “On the Latency-Accuracy Tradeoff in Approximate MapReduce Jobs.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2017.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  9. J. F. Pèrez, R. Birke, M. Björkqvist, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Dual Scaling VMs and Queries: Cost-effective Latency Curtailment.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS), pp. 988–998, 2017.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  10. H. Sun, R. Birke, W. Binder, M. Björkqvist and Lydia Y. Chen. “AccStream: Accuracy-aware Overload Management for Stream Processing Systems.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC), pp. 39–48, 2017 (Best paper award nomination).
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  11. S. Cerf, V. Primault, A. Boutet, S. Mokhtar, R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, S. Bouchenak, N. Marchand and B. Robu. “PULP: Achieving Privacy and Utility Trade-off in User Mobility Data.” In Proceedings of IEEE Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems (SRDS), pp. 164–173, 2017.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  12. R. Birke, M. Björkqvist, E. Kalyvianaki, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Meeting Latency Target in Transient Burst: a Case on Spark Streaming.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering (IC2E), pp. 149–158, 2017.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  13. J. Xue, R. Birke, E. Smirni, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Managing Data Center Tickets: Prediction and Active Sizing.” In Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), pp. 335–346, 2016.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  14. J. Xue, R. Birke, E. Smirni, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Tale of Tails: Anomaly Avoidance in Data Centers.” In Proceedings of IEEE Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems(SRDS), pp. 91–100, 2016.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  15. C. Wang, B. Urgaonkar, A. Gupta, Lyida Y. Chen, R. Birke, and G. Kesidis. “Effective Capacity Modulation as an Explicit Control Knob for Public Cloud Profitability.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC), pp. 95–104, 2016 (Best paper award nomination ).
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  16. N. Morris, C. Stewart, S. M. Renganathan, R. Birke, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Sprint Ability: How Well Does Your Software Exploit Bursts in Processing Capacity?” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC), pp. 173–178, 2016.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  17. A. Rosa, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “Actor Profiling in Virtual Execution Environments.” In Proceedings of International Conference on Generative Programming: Concepts & Experience (GPCE), pp. 36–46, 2016.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  18. D. Grimes, D. Mehta, B. O'Sullivan, R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, T. Scherer and I. Castineiras. “Robust Server Consolidation: Coping with Peak Demand Underestimation.” In Proceedings of IEEE Symposium on Modelling, Analysis & Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS), pp. 271–276, 2016.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  19. R. Birke, E. Kalyvianaki, W. Binder, M. Schmatz, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Dynamic Block Sizing for Data Stream Processing Systems.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering Workshops (IC2E), pp. 216–222, 2016.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  20. Y. Zheng, A. Rosa, L. Salucci, Y. Li, H. Sun, L. Bulej, Lydia Y. Chen, Z. Qi, and W. Binder. “AutoBench: Finding Workloads That You Need Using Pluggable Hybrid Analyses.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering (SANER), pp. 639–643, 2016.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  21. R. Birke, M. Björkqvist, C. Minkenberg, M. Schmatz, and Lydia Y. Chen. “When Virtual Meets Physical at the Edge: A Field Study on Datacenters’ Virtual Traffic.” In Proceedings of ACM SIGMETRICS, pp. 403–415, 2015.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  22. A. Rosa, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “Understanding the Dark Side of Big Data Clusters: an Analysis beyond Failures.” In Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), pp. 207–218, 2015.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  23. C. Wang, N. Nasirani, G. Kesidis, B. Urgaonkar, Q. Wang, Lydia Y. Chen, A. Gupta, and R. Birke. “Recouping Energy Costs from Cloud Tenants: Tenant Demand Response Aware Pricing Design.” In Proceedings of ACM eEnergy, pp. 51–60, 2015 (Runner-up Best Paper).
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  24. A. Podzimek, L. Bulej, Lydia Y. Chen, W. Binder, and P. Tuma. “Analyzing the Impact of CPU Pinning and Partial CPU Loads on Performance and Energy Efficiency.” In Proceedings of IEEE/ACM Symposium on Cluster, Cloud, and Grid Computing (CCGrid), pp. 1–10, 2015 (Runner-up Best Paper).
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  25. J. Xue, F. Yan, R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, T. Scherer, and E. Smirni. “PRACTISE: Robust Prediction of Data Center Time Series.” In Proceedings of International Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM), pp. 126–134, 2015.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  26. Y. Ying, R. Birke, C. Wang, N. Gautam, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Optimizing Energy, Locality and Priority in a MapReduce Cluster.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC), pp. 21–30, 2015.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  27. N. Nasirani, C. Wang, G. Kesidis, B. Urgaonkar, Lydia Y. Chen, and R. Birke. “On Fair Attribution of Costs Under Peak-based Pricing to Cloud Tenants.” In Proceedings of IEEE Symposium on Modelling, Analysis & Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS), pp. 51–60, 2015.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  28. A. Rosa, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “Catching Failures of Failures at Big-Data Clusters: a Two-Level Neural Network Approach.” In Proceedings of IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Quality of Service (IWQoS), pp. 231–236, 2015.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  29. J. Vallone, R. Birke, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Contention Detection by Throttling: a Black-box On-line Approach.” In Proceedings of IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Quality of Service (IWQoS), pp. 237–242, 2015.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  30. A. Rosa, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “Predicting and Mitigating Jobs Failures in Big Data Clusters.” In Proceedings of IEEE/ACM Symposium on Cluster, Cloud, and Grid Computing (CCGrid), pp. 221–230, 2015.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  31. S. Spicuglia, R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “Optimizing Capacity Allocation for Big Data Applications in Cloud Datacenters.” In Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP Symposium on Integrated Network Management (IM), pp. 511–517, 2015.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  32. S. Spicuglia, M. Björkqvist, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “Catching the Response Time Tail in the Cloud.” In Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP Symposium on Integrated Network Management (IM), pp. 572–577, 2015.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  33. R. Birke, I. Giurgiu, Lydia Y. Chen, D. Wiesmann, and T. Engbersen. “Failures Analysis of Virtual and Physical Machines: Patterns, Causes and Characteristics.” In proceedings of IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), pp. 1–12, 2014 (Best paper award nomination).
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  34. R. Birke, M. Björkqvist, Lydia Y. Chen, E. Smirni, and T. Engbersen. “(Big)Data in a Virtualized World: Volume, Velocity, and Variety in Cloud Datacenters.” In Proceedings of USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies (FAST), pp. 177–189, 2014.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  35. R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, and E. Smirni. “Multi-Resource (In)dependency in Production Datacenters.” In Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS), pp. 1–6, 2014.
    Documents: link, pdfbibtex.

  36. D. Cavdar, Lydia Y. Chen, and F. Alagoz. “Green MapReduce for Heterogeneous Data Centers.” In Proceedings of IEEE Globecom, pp. 1120–1126, 2014.
    Documents: link, pdfbibtex.

  37. M. Björkqvist, S. Spicuglia, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “QoS-aware VM Provisioning for Services in Clouds: Experiences, Models, and Cost Analysis.” In Proceedings of International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC), pp. 69–83, 2013.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  38. R. Birke, A. Podzimek, Lydia Y. Chen, and E Smirni. “State-of-the-Practice in Data Center Virtualization: Toward a Better Understanding of VM Usage.” In Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), pp. 1–12, 2013.
    Documents: link, pdfbibtex.

  39. R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, and C. Minkenberg. “A Datacenter Network Tale from a Server's Perspective.” In Proceedings of ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Quality of Service (IWQoS), pp. 99–108, 2013.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  40. S. Spicuglia, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “Join the Best Queue: Reducing Performance Variability in Heterogeneous Systems.” In Proceedings of IEEE Conference on Cloud Computing (Cloud), pp. 139–146, 2013.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  41. A. Podzimek, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Transforming System Load to Throughput for Consolidated Applications.” In Proceedings of IEEE Symposium on Modelling, Analysis & Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS), pp. 288–292, 2013.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  42. R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, M. Gribaudo, and P. Piazzolla. “Characterization Analysis of Resource Utilization Distribution.” In Proceedings of IEEE Symposium on Modelling, Analysis & Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS), pp. 370–374, 2013.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  43. S. Spicuglia, M. Björkqvist, Lydia Y. Chen, G. Serazzi, W. Binder, and E. Smirni. “On Load Balancing: a Mix-aware Algorithm for Heterogeneous Systems.” In Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE), pp. 71–76, 2013.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  44. A. Peternier, W. Binder, A. Yokokawa, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Parallelism Profiling and Wall-time Prediction for Multi-threaded Applications.” In Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE), pp. 211–216, 2013.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  45. D. Ansaloni, Lydia Y. Chen, E. Smirni, and W. Binder. “Model-driven Consolidation of Java Workloads on Multicores.” In Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), pp. 1–12, 2012. 
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  46. Lydia Y. Chen, D. Ansaloni, E. Smirni, A. Yokokawa, and W. Binder. “Achieving Application-centric Performance Targets via Consolidation on Multicores: Myth or Reality?” In Proceedings of ACM Symposium on High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing (HPDC), pp. 37–48, 2012.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  47. D. Ansaloni, W. Binder, A. Heydarnoori, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Deferred Methods: Accelerating Dynamic Program Analysis on Multicores.” In Proceedings of International Symposium on Code Generation and Optimization (CGO), pp. 242–251, 2012.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  48. M. Björkqvist, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “Cost-driven Service Provisioning in Hybrid Clouds.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Service Oriented Computing & Applications (SOCA), pp. 1–8, 2012.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  49. R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, and E. Smirni. “Usage Patterns in Multi-tenant Datacenters: A Temporal Perspective.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC), pp. 161–166, 2012.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  50. R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, and E. Smirni. “Data Centers in the Cloud: A Large Scale Performance Study.” In Proceedings of IEEE Conference on Cloud Computing (Cloud), pp. 336–343, 2012.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  51. M. Björkqvist, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “Opportunistic Service Provisioning in the Cloud.” In Proceedings of IEEE Conference on Cloud Computing (Cloud), pp. 237–244, 2012.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  52. M. Björkqvist, Lydia Y. Chen, M. Vukolic, and X. Zhang. “Minimizing Retrieval Latency of Content Cloud.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), pp. 1080–1088, 2011.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  53. F. Ciucu, O. Hohlfeld, and Lydia Y. Chen. “On the Convergence to Fairness in Overloaded FIFO Systems.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), pp. 1988–1996, 2011.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  54. M. Björkqvist, Lydia Y. Chen, and X. Zhang. “Minimizing Retrieval Cost of Multi-layer Content Distribution Systems.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), pp. 1–6, 2011.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  55. M. Björkqvist, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “Load-Balancing Dynamic Service Binding in Composition Execution Engines.” In Proceedings of IEEE Asia-Pacific Services Computing Conference (APSCC), pp. 67–74, 2010.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  56. N. Chrysos, Lydia Y. Chen, C. Minkenberg, C. Kachris, and M. Katevenis. “End-to-end Congestion Management for Non-Blocking, Multi-stage Switching Fabrics using Commodity Switches.” In Proceedings of IEEE/ACM Symposium on Architectures for Networking and Communications Systems (ANCS), pp. 6:1–6:12, 2010.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  57. Lydia Y. Chen, and N. Chrysos, “Throughput of Random Arbitration for Approximate Matchings.” In Proceedings of IEEE/ACM Symposium on Architectures for Networking and Communications Systems (ANCS), pp. 16:1–16:2, 2010.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  58. M. Björkqvist, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Content Retrieval Delay Driven by Caching Policy and Source Selection.” In Proceedings of IEEE Symposium on Modelling, Analysis & Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS), pp. 397–399, 2010.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  59. Yiyu Chen, and N. Gautam. “Server Frequency Control Using Markovian Decision Processes.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), pp. 2951–2955, 2009.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  60. Yiyu Chen, A. Scicchitano, and M. Meo. “Caching Video Contents in IPTV Systems with Hierarchical Architecture.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), pp. 1–6, 2009.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  61. Yiyu Chen, W. Denzel, and R. Luijten. “Optimization of Link Bandwidth for Parallel Communication Performance.” In Proceedings of International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC), pp. 137–144, 2009.
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  62. W. Qin, Q. Wang, Yiyu Chen, and N. Gautam. “Performance Management of Internet Web Servers via an LPV Approach.” In Proceedings of American Control Conference (ACC), pp. 2939–2944, 2006.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  63. Yiyu Chen, A. Das, Q. Wang, A. Sivasubramaniam, R. Harper, and M. Bland. “Consolidating Clients on Back-end Servers with Co-location and Frequency Control.” ACM SIGMETRICS, pp. 383–384, 2006.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

  64. Yiyu Chen, A. Das, N. Gautam, Q. Wang, and A. Sivasubramaniam. “Managing Server Energy and Operational Cost in Hosting Centers.” ACM SIGMETRICS, pp. 303–314, 2005 (Received more than 550 citations).
    Documents: linkpdfbibtex.

  65. Yiyu Chen, A. Das, N. Gautam, Q. Wang, and A. Sivasubramaniam. “Pricing and Autonomic Control of Web Servers with Time-Varying Request Patterns.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC), pp. 290–291, 2004.
    Documents: linkbibtex.

     

Book Chapters

  1. R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, and E. Smirni. “State of Practice of Non-self-aware Virtual Machine Management in Cloud Data Centers.” Self-aware Computing Systems, pp. 555–574, Springer, 2017.

  2. R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, and E. Smirni. “A Large-scale Field Study of the Performance of Geographically Dispersed Data Centers.” Handbook on Data Centers, pp. 1257–1266, Springer, 2015.
     

Peer-reviewed Workshop Papers

  1. S. Cerf, R. Birke, and Lydia Y. Chen. ``Duo Learning for Classifications with Noisy Labels.'' In Proceedings of {\em Continual Learning Workshop}, in junction with Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS), 2018

  2. Andrea Rosa, Lydia Y. Chen, and Walter Binder. “Profiling actor utilization and communication in Akka.” In Proceedings of Erlang Workshop, pp. 24–32, 2016.

  3. N. Rameshan, R. Birke, L. Navarro, V. Vlassov, B. Urgaonkar, G. Kesidis, M. Schmatz, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Profiling Memory Vulnerability of Big-data Applications.” In Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks(DSN), pp. 258–361, 2016.

  4. D. Cavdar, Lydia Y. Chen, and F. Alagoz. “Reducing Execution Waste in Priority Scheduling: a Hybrid Approach.” To appear in USENIX Workshop on Cool Topics in Sustainable Data Centers (CoolDC), co-located with Usenix Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation (NSDI), 2016.

  5. R. Birke, Z. Qiu, J. F. Pérez, and Lydia Y. Chen. “Defeating Variability in Cloud Applications by Multi-tier Workload Redundancy.” In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications Workshops (INFOCOM WKSHPS), pp. 198–299, 2016.

  6. S. Govindan, D. Wang, Lydia Y. Chen, A. Sivasubramaniam, and B. Urgaonkar. “Towards Realizing a Low Cost and Highly Available Datacenter Power Infrastructure.” In Proceedings of Workshop on Power-Aware Computing and Systems (HotPower), co-located with ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP), 2011.

     

Tool Demonstrations

  1. A. Rosa, Lydia Y. Chen, and W. Binder. “AkkaProf: a Profiler for Akka Actors in Parallel and Distributed Applications.” To appear in Asian Symposium on Programming Languages and Systems (APLAS), 2016.

  2. J. Xue, E. Smirni, R. Birke, T. Scherer, and Lydia Y. Chen. “PROST: Predicting Resource Usages with Spatial and Temporal Dependencies.” To appear in ACM International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE), 2016.

  3. T. Scherer, J. Xue, F. Yan, R. Birke, Lydia Y. Chen, and E. Smirni. “PRACTISE - Demonstrating a Neural Network Based Framework for Robust Prediction of Data Center Workload.” In Proceedings of IEEE/ACM International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing (UCC), pp. 402–403, 2015.

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