Papers Ordered by Year (Published papers are downloadable as PDF)


2018


Venkata Modekurthy, Abusayeed Saifullah, and Sanjay Madria, “Distributed Graph Routing for WirelessHART Networks”, in ACM ICDCN ’18 (19th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking); pp. 1--10; 2018.  (Invited paper)


Dali Ismail, Mahbubur Rahman, and Abusayeed Saifullah, “Low-Power Wide-Area Networks: Opportunities, Challenges, and Directions”, in ACM Workshop on Smart Connected Communities (SCC ‘18); 2018.  (Invited paper)


2017


Abusayeed Saifullah*, Mahbubur Rahman*, Dali Ismail, Chenyang Lu, Jie Liu, and Ranveer Chandra, “Enabling Reliable, Asynchronous, and Bidirectional Communication in Sensor Networks over White Spaces”, in ACM SenSys ’17 (15th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems); pp. 1--14; 2017. * First co-author.


Zhishan Guo, Ashikahmed Bhuiyan, Abusayeed Saifullah, Nan Guan and Haoyi Xiong;  “Energy-Efficient Multi-Core Scheduling for Real-Time DAG Tasks”; The 29th Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems (ECRTS ‘17), pp. 1--10; 2017


Dali Ismail*, Mahbubur Rahman*, Abusayeed Saifullah*, Sanjay Madria; “RnR: Reverse & Replace Decoding for Collision Recovery in Wireless Sensor Networks”, in SECON ’17 (The 14th IEEE International Conference on Sensing, Communication and Networking) ; pp. 1–9; 2017. * First co-author


Dali Ismail, Mahbubur Rahman, Venkata Modekurthy, and Abusayeed Saifullah, “Work-in-Progress: Utilization Based Schedulability Analysis for Wireless Sensor-Actuator Networks”, The IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS ‘17)


2016


Abusayeed Saifullah*, Mahbubur Rahman*, Dali Ismail, Chenyang Lu, Ranveer Chandra and Jie Liu, “SNOW: Sensor Network over White Spaces”, in ACM SenSys ’16 (14th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems); pp. 272--285; 2016. * First co-author. Best Paper Award Nominee


Chengjie Wu, Dolvara Gunatilaka, Abusayeed Saifullah, Mo Sha, Paras Tiwari, Chenyang Lu, Yixin Chen; “Maximizing Network Lifetime of WirelessHART Networks under Graph Routing”; In IoTDI ’16 (The 1st IEEE Conf. on Internet-of-Things Design and Imp.); pp. 1–10; 2016.


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; Special Issue on Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems, Proceedings of the IEEE; pp. 1--10; 2016 (To appear)


2015


Abusayeed Saifullah, Dolvara Gunatilaka, Paras Tiwari, Mo Sha, Chenyang Lu, Bo Li , Chengjie Wu, and Yixin Chen; Schedulability analysis under graph routing for WirelessHART networks; The 36th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS ‘15), San Antonio, Texas; Dec. 2015


Jianli Pan, Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, Abusayeed Saifullah, Mo Sha; An Internet of Things framework for smart energy in buildings: design, prototype, and experiment; in IEEE Internet of Things Journal; Vol 2; No. 6; pp. 527--537; 2015


Abusayeed Saifullah; “Closing the loops over White Spaces in Smart Cities”; NSF Early Career Investigator Workshop on Cyber-Physical Systems in Smart Cities; Seattle, Washington; with CPS Week in April 2015


Abusayeed Saifullah, You Xu, Chenyang Lu, and Yixin Chen; End-to-End Communication Delay Analysis in Industrial Wireless Networks(Extended version of RTAS ‘11 paper); IEEE Transactions on Computers; Vol. 64; No. 5; pp. 1361--1374; 2015


2014


Abusayeed Saifullah, Sriram Sankar, Jie Liu, Chenyang Lu, Ranveer Chandra, and Bodhi Priyantha; CapNet:  A real-time wireless management network for data center power capping; The 35th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS ‘14), Rome, Italy; Dec. 2014; pp. 334--345. Best Paper Award


Abusayeed Saifullah, Chenyang Lu, Jie Liu, Ranveer Chandra, and Sriram Sankar; Wireless sensor networking over white space; Microsoft Research Tech. Rep. MSR-TR-2014-6; 2014   


Jing Li, Jian-Jia Chen, Kunal Agrawal, Chenyang Lu, Christopher Gill, and Abusayeed Saifullah; Analysis of federated and global scheduling for parallel real-time tasks; The 26th Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems (ECRTS ‘14), Madrid, Spain; July 2014


Chengjie Wu, Mo Sha, Dolvara Gunatalika, Abusayeed Saifullah, Chenyang Lu, and Yixin Chen; Analysis of EDF scheduling for wireless sensor-actuator networks; ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Quality of Service (IWQoS ‘14), Hong Kong; pp. 1--10; 2014


Abusayeed Saifullah, David Ferry, Jing Li, Kunal Agrawal, Chenyang Lu, Christopher Gill; Parallel real-time scheduling of DAGs; In IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems; Vol. 25; No. 12; pp. 3242--3252; 2014

                                            

2013


Abusayeed Saifullah, Chengjie Wu, Paras Tiwari, You Xu, Yong Fu, Chenyang Lu, Yixin Chen; Near Optimal Rate Selection for Wireless Control Systems (an extended version of RTAS ‘12 paper); ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems; Vol. 13, No. 4s, Article 128, pp. 1--25; 2013. Special Issue on Real-Time and Embedded Systems


Abusayeed Saifullah, You Xu, Chenyang Lu, and Yixin Chen; Distributed Channel Allocation Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks; IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems; Vol. 25, No. 9, pp. 2264--2274; 2013


Abusayeed Saifullah; Defending against Distributed Denial-of-Service Attacks with Weight-Fair Router Throttling;  Accepted to The Third International Conference on Communication and Network Security (ICCNS ‘13), 2013


Abusayeed Saifullah; Real-time wireless sensor-actuator network for cyber-physical systems; pp. 1--317; PhD thesis; Washington University in St. Louis; Turner Dissertation  Award


2012


Abusayeed Saifullah, Kunal Agrawal, Chenyang Lu, Christopher Gill; Multi-core Real-time Scheduling for Generalized Parallel Task Models; (extended version of RTSS ‘11 paper); Real Time Systems; Vol. 49; No. 4; pp. 404--435; 2012. Special Issue on RTSS 2011 Best Papers


Abusayeed Saifullah, Chengjie Wu, Paras Tiwari, You Xu, Yong Fu, Chenyang Lu, Yixin Chen; Near Optimal Rate Selection for Wireless Control Systems; The 18th IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS ‘12), Beijing, China; April 2012; pp. 231--240. Best Paper Award Nominee [pptx]


2011


Abusayeed Saifullah, Kunal Agrawal, Chenyang Lu, Christopher Gill; Multi-core Real-time Scheduling for Generalized Parallel Task Models; The 32nd IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS ‘11), Vienna, Austria; Nov. 2011; pp. 217--226.  Best Student Paper Award  [pptx]


Abusayeed Saifullah, You Xu, Chenyang Lu, and Yixin Chen; Priority Assignment for Real-time Flows in WirelessHART Networks; The 23rd Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems (ECRTS ‘11), Porto, Portugal; July 2011; pp. 35--44 [pptx]


Abusayeed Saifullah, You Xu, Chenyang Lu, and Yixin Chen; End-to-End Delay Analysis for Fixed Priority Scheduling in WirelessHART Networks; The 17th IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS ‘11), Chicago, Illinois; April 2011; pp. 13--22 [pptx]


Abusayeed Saifullah, Yung H. Tsin; A Self-stabilizing Algorithm for 3-edge-connectivity (extended version of ISPA 2007 paper); International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking, Vol. 7. No. 1, pp. 40--52; 2011. Special Issue on ISPA 2007 Best Papers


Abusayeed Saifullah, Yung H. Tsin; Self-stabilizing Computation of 3-edge-connected Components; International Journal of Foundation of Computer Science, vol. 22, No. 5, pp. 1161--1185; 2011


2010


Abusayeed Saifullah, You Xu, Chenyang Lu, and Yixin Chen; Real-time Scheduling for WirelessHART Networks; The 31st IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS ‘10), San Diego, California; November 2010; pp. 150--159 [pptx]


You Xu, Abusayeed Saifullah, Yixin Chen, and Chenyang Lu; Near Optimal Multi-Application Allocation in Shared Sensor Networks; The 11th ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (MobiHoc ‘10), Chicago, Illinois; Sept. 2010; pp. 181--190 [pptx]


Sangeeta Bhattacharya, Abusayeed Saifullah, Chenyang Lu, and Grui Catalin Roman; Multi-Application Deployment in Shared Sensor Networks Based on Quality of Monitoring; The 17th IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS ‘10), Stockholm, Sweden; April 2010; pp. 259--268


2009 and Earlier


Abusayeed Saifullah, Alper Ungor; A Simple Algorithm for Triconnectivity of a Multigraph; The 15th Computing: The Australasian Theory Symposium (CATS ‘09), Wellington, New Zealand; January 2009; pp. 53--62


Abusayeed Saifullah; 2-Edge-Connectivity and 2-Vertex-Connectivity with Fault Containment; Tech. Rep. WUCSE-2011-96, Washington University in St Louis, 2008


Abusayeed Saifullah, Yung H. Tsin; A Self-stabilizing Algorithm for 3-edge-connectivity; The 5th International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing and Applications (ISPA ‘07), Niagara Falls, Canada; August 2007; Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4742, pp. 6--19.  Best Student Paper Award