Journal Articles

Sharing-Aware Online Virtual Machine Packing in Heterogeneous Resource Clouds
S. Rampersaud and D. Grosu
IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 28, No. 7, July 2017, pp. 2046 - 2059.
(Selected as the Featured Article for the IEEE TPDS July 2017 Issue)

Optimal Routing for Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles
M. Nejad, L. Mashayekhy, D. Grosu, and R. Chinnam
Transportation Science, Vol. 51, No. 4, November 2017, pp. 1304 - 1325.
(Best Student Paper Award - 2014 INFORMS Energy, Natural Resources, and the Environment Section (ENRE))
(Best Student Paper Runner-Up Award - 2014 Production and Operations Management Society (POMS), College of Sustainable Operations)

 
Online Scheduling and Pricing for Electric Vehicle Charging
M. Nejad, L. Mashayekhy, R. Chinnam, and D. Grosu
IISE Transactions, Vol. 49, No. 2, February 2017, pp. 178-193.
(IBM Research Service Science Best Student Paper Award Finalist (INFORMS 2015))

 
Truthful Mechanisms for Competitive Reward-Based Scheduling (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy, N. Fisher and D. Grosu
IEEE Transactions on Computers, Vol. 65, No. 7, July 2016, pp. 2299-2312.

 
An Online Mechanism for Resource Allocation and Pricing in Clouds (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy, M. M. Nejad, D. Grosu and A. V. Vasilakos
IEEE Transactions on Computers, Vol. 65, No. 4, April 2016, pp. 1172 - 1184.

 
Energy-Aware Scheduling of MapReduce Jobs for Big Data Applications (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy, M. M. Nejad, D. Grosu, Q. Zhang, and W.Shi
IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 26, No. 10, October 2015, pp. 2720 - 2733.

 
A PTAS Mechanism for Provisioning and Allocation of Heterogeneous Cloud Resources (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy, M. M. Nejad and D. Grosu
IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 26, No. 9, September 2015, pp. 2386 - 2399.

 
Physical Machine Resource Management in Clouds: A Mechanism Design Approach (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy, M. M. Nejad and D. Grosu
IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, Vol. 3, No. 3, July-September 2015, pp. 247 - 260.
Special Issue on Economics and Market Mechanisms for Cloud Computing.

 
Cloud Federations in the Sky: Formation Game and Mechanism (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy, M. M. Nejad and D. Grosu
IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, Vol. 3, No. 1, January-March 2015, pp. 14 - 27.

 
Truthful Greedy Mechanisms for Dynamic Virtual Machine Provisioning and Allocation in Clouds (pdf)
M. M. Nejad, L. Mashayekhy and D. Grosu
IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 26, No. 2, February 2015, pp. 594 - 603.
(Best Paper Runner-Up Award - 2014 INFORMS Service Science)

 
Computing Nash Equilibria in Bimatrix Games: GPU-based Parallel Support Enumeration (pdf)
S. Rampersaud, L. Mashayekhy and D. Grosu
IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 25, No. 12, December 2014, pp. 3111-3123.
(Selected as the Featured Article for the IEEE TPDS December 2014 Issue)

 
Truthful Mechanisms for Allocating a Single Processor to Sporadic Tasks in Competitive Real-Time Environments (pdf)
A. Mohammadi, N. Fisher and D. Grosu
IEEE Transactions on Computers, Vol. 63, No. 8, August 2014, pp. 2066-2079.

 
A Merge-and-Split Mechanism for Dynamic Virtual Organization Formation in Grids (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy and D. Grosu
IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 25, No. 3, March 2014, pp. 541-549.

 
A Combinatorial Auction-Based Mechanism for Dynamic VM Provisioning and Allocation in Clouds (pdf)
S. Zaman and D. Grosu
IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, Vol. 1, No. 2, July-December 2013, pp. 129--141.

 
Combinatorial Auction-Based Allocation of Virtual Machine Instances in Clouds (pdf)
S. Zaman and D. Grosu
Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 73, No. 4, April 2013, pp. 495-508.
(Top 25 most cited Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing articles published since 2011 (as of Jan. 2016))

 
An Incentive-Based Distributed Mechanism for Scheduling Divisible Loads in Tree Networks (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 72, No. 3, March 2012, pp. 389-401.

 
A Game Theoretic Investigation of Deception in Network Security (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Security and Communication Networks, Vol. 4, No. 10, October 2011, pp. 1162-1172.

 
A Distributed Algorithm for the Replica Placement Problem (pdf)
S. Zaman and D. Grosu
IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 22, No. 9, September 2011, pp. 1455-1468.

 
Distributed Algorithmic Mechanism Design for Scheduling on Unrelated Machines (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 71, No. 3, March 2011, pp. 397-406.

 
Formation of Virtual Organizations in Grids: A Game-Theoretic Approach (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, Vol. 22, No. 14, September 2010, pp. 1972-1989.

 
A Faithful Distributed Mechanism for Sharing the Cost of Multicast Transmissions (pdf)
N. Garg and D. Grosu
IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 20, No. 8, August 2009, pp. 1089-1101.

 
A Secure and Anonymous Voter-Controlled Election Scheme (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Vol. 32, No. 3, May 2009, pp. 599-606.

 
Cooperative Load Balancing in Distributed Systems (pdf)
D. Grosu, A. T. Chronopoulos, M. Y. Leung
Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, Vol. 20, No. 16, November 2008, pp. 1953-1976.

 
Strategyproof Mechanisms for Scheduling Divisible Loads in Bus-Networked Distributed Systems (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 19, No. 8, August 2008, pp. 1124 - 1135.

Antisocial Behavior of Agents in Scheduling Mechanisms (pdf)
N. Garg, D. Grosu and V. Chaudhary
IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics - Part A, Vol. 37, No. 6, November 2007, pp. 946-954.

Mercatus: A Toolkit for the Simulation of Market-Based Resource Allocation Protocols in Grids
D. Grosu and U. Kant
IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics - Part C, Vol. 37, No. 5, September 2007, pp. 928-940.

 
Auctioning Resources in Grids: Model and Protocols
D. Grosu and A. Das
Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, Vol. 18, No. 15, December 2006, pp. 1909-1927.

 
An Efficient Concurrent Implementation of a Neural Network Algorithm
R. Andonie, A. T. Chronopoulos, D. Grosu and H. Galmeanu
Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, Vol. 18, No. 12, October 2006, pp. 1559-1573.

 
A Truthful Load Balancing Mechanism with Verification
D. Grosu and A. T. Chronopoulos
Parallel Processing Letters, Vol. 16, No. 1, March 2006, pp. 3-18.

 
Noncooperative Load Balancing in Distributed Systems
D. Grosu and A.T. Chronopoulos
Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 65, No. 9, September 2005,
pp. 1022-1034.

 
MPEG-2 Motion Estimation using a PC Cluster
D. Grosu and H. Galmeanu
International Journal of Computers and Applications, Vol. 27, No. 2, April 2005, pp. 51-56.

 
Algorithmic Mechanism Design for Load Balancing in Distributed Systems
D. Grosu and A.T. Chronopoulos
IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics - Part B, Vol. 34, No. 1, February 2004, pp. 77-84.

 
An Efficient 3-D Grid Based Scheduling for Heterogeneous Systems
A. T. Chronopoulos, D. Grosu, A. M. Wissink, M. Benche and J. Liu
Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 63, No. 9, September 2003,
pp. 827-837.

 
Simulation Results of an Associative Communication Protocol for Distributed Memory Parallel Systems
D. Grigoras and D. Grosu
The Scientific Bulletin of The Politechnic Institute of Iasi, Romania, Vol. 38(42), No. 1-4,
Section 4, 1992, pp. 33-40.

 

Conference and Workshop Papers

Efficient Placement of Multi-Component Applications in Edge Computing Systems
T. Bahreini and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 2nd ACM/IEEE Symposium on Edge Computing (SEC 2017) ,
October 12-14, 2017, San Jose, California, USA.

A Parallel Approximation Algorithm for Scheduling Parallel Identical Machines
L. Ghalami and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 7th IEEE Workshop Parallel / Distributed Computing and Optimization (PDCO 2017),
May 29, 2017, Orlando, Florida, USA.

Sharing-Aware Online Algorithms for Virtual Machine Packing in Cloud Environments
S. Rampersaud and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 8th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD 2015) - Application Track,
June 27 - July 2, 2015, New York, USA.

A Multi-Resource Sharing-Aware Approximation Algorithm for Virtual Machine Maximization
S. Rampersaud and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 3rd IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering (IC2E 2015),
March 9-12, 2015, Tempe, Arizona, USA.

A Two-Sided Market Mechanism for Trading Big Data Computing Commodities
L. Mashayekhy, M. M. Nejad, and D. Grosu
Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Big Data (IEEE BigData 2014),
October 27-30, 2014, pp. 153-158, Washington DC, USA.

A Framework for Data Protection in Cloud Federations
L. Mashayekhy, M. M. Nejad, and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 43rd International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2014),
September 9-12, 2014, pp. 283-290, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

A Sharing-Aware Greedy Algorithm for Virtual Machine Maximization
S. Rampersaud and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 13th IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA 2014),
August 21-23, 2014, pp. 113-120, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.

Energy-aware Scheduling of MapReduce Jobs (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy, M. M. Nejad, D. Grosu, D. Lu, and W. Shi
Proc. of the 3rd IEEE International Congress on Big Data (BigData 2014) - Research Track,
June 27 - July 2, 2014, pp. 32-39, Anchorage, Alaska, USA.

Incentive-Compatible Online Mechanisms for Resource Provisioning and Allocation in Clouds (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy, M. M. Nejad, D. Grosu, and A. V. Vasilakos
Proc. of the 7th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD 2014) - Research Track,
June 27 - July 2, 2014, pp. 312-319, Anchorage, Alaska, USA.

Strategy-proof Mechanisms for Resource Management in Clouds (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 14th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGrid 2014), Doctoral Symposium,
May 26-29, 2014, Chicago, pp. 554-557, Illinois, USA.

GPU-Based Parallel EDF-Schedulability Analysis of Multi-Modal Real-Time Systems (pdf)
M. Ahmed, S. Rampersaud, N. Fisher, D. Grosu and L. Schwiebert
Proc. of 15th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC 2013),
November 13-15, 2013, pp. 254-263, Zhangjiajie, China.

Digital Cancellation Event Options in Limit Order Markets with Automated Liquidity Self-Provisioning (pdf)
S. Rampersaud and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 10th IEEE International Conference on e-Business Engineering (ICEBE 2013),
September 11-13, 2013, pp. 38-43, Coventry, UK.

A Truthful Approximation Mechanism for Autonomic Virtual Machine Provisioning and Allocation in Clouds (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy, M. M. Nejad and D. Grosu
Proc. of the ACM Cloud and Autonomic Computing Conference (CAC 2013),
August 5-8, 2013, Miami, Florida, USA.

A Family of Truthful Greedy Mechanisms for Dynamic Virtual Machine Provisioning and Allocation in Clouds (pdf)
M. M. Nejad, L. Mashayekhy and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 6th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD 2013),
Research Track, June 27-July 2, 2013, pp. 188-195, Santa Clara, CA, USA.

Computing Nash Equilibria in Bimatrix Games: GPU-based Parallel Support Enumeration (pdf)
S. Rampersaud, L. Mashayekhy and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 31st IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC'12),
December 1-3, 2012, pp. 332-341, Austin, USA.

A Coalitional Game-Based Mechanism for Forming Cloud Federations (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 5th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing (UCC'12),
pp. 223-227, November 5-8, 2012, pp. 223-227, Chicago, USA.

A Reputation-Based Mechanism for Dynamic Virtual Organization Formation in Grids (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 41st International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2012),
September 10-13, 2012, pp. 108-117, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

A Distributed Merge-and-Split Mechanism for Dynamic Virtual Organization Formation in Grids (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy and D. Grosu
Proc. of the The 11th IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA 2012),
August 23 - 25, 2012, pp. 36-43, Cambridge, MA, USA.

A Parallel Algorithm for EDF-Schedulability Analysis of Multi-Modal Real-Time Systems (pdf)
M. Ahmed, N. Fisher and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 18th IEEE International Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA 2012),
August 19 - 22, 2012, pp. 154-163, Seoul, Korea.

Scheduling in Competitive Environments: Truthful Mechanisms for Allocating a Single Processor to Real-Time Sporadic Tasks (pdf)
A. Mohammadi, N. Fisher and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 24th Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems (ECRTS 2012),
July 11-13, 2012, pp. 199-208, Pisa, Italy.

An Online Mechanism for Dynamic VM Provisioning and Allocation in Clouds (pdf)
S. Zaman and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 5th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD 2012),
Research Track, June 24-29 2012, pp. 253-260, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

Combinatorial Auction-Based Mechanisms for VM Provisioning and Allocation in Clouds (pdf)
S. Zaman and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 12th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGrid 2012), Doctoral Symposium,
May 13-16, 2012, pp. 729-734, Ottawa, Canada.

Combinatorial Auction-Based Dynamic VM Provisioning and Allocation in Clouds (pdf)
S. Zaman and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 3rd IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom 2011) ,
November 29 - December 1, 2011, pp. 107-114, Athens, Greece.

A Merge-and-Split Mechanism for Dynamic Virtual Organization Formation in Grids (pdf)
L. Mashayekhy and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 30th IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC 2011) ,
November 17-19, 2011, Orlando, Florida, USA

Efficient Bidding for Virtual Machine Instances in Clouds (pdf)
S. Zaman and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 4th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD 2011) ,
Research Track, July 4-9, 2011, Washington DC, USA

Combinatorial Auction-Based Allocation of Virtual Machine Instances in Clouds (pdf)
S. Zaman and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 2nd IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom 2010) ,
November 30 - December 3, 2010, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
(Received the Best Student Paper Award)

Incentive-Compatible Online Scheduling of Malleable Parallel Jobs with Individual Deadlines (pdf)
T. Carroll and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 39th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2010), IEEE Computer Society Press,
September 13-16, 2010, San Diego, California, USA.

Computing Equilibria in Bimatrix Games by Parallel Vertex Enumeration (pdf)
J. Widger and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 38th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2009), IEEE Computer Society Press,
September 22-25, 2009, Vienna, Austria.

Parallel Computation of Nash Equilibria in N-Player Games (pdf)
J. Widger and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 12th IEEE International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE 2009),
August 29-31, 2009, Vancouver, Canada, pp. 209-215.

A Game Theoretic Investigation of Deception in Network Security (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 18th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN 2009), Workshop on Security, Privacy and Trust of Computer and Cyber-Physical Networks (SecureCPN 2009),
August 2-6, 2009, San Francisco, California, USA.

A Distributed Algorithm for Web Content Replication (pdf)
S. Zaman and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 8th IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA 2009),
July 9 - 11, 2009, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, pp. 284-287.

An Incentive-Compatible Mechanism for Scheduling Non-Malleable Parallel Jobs with Individual
Deadlines (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 37th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2008), IEEE Computer Society Press,
September 8-12, 2008, Portland, Oregon, USA, pp. 107-114.

Computing Equilibria in Bimatrix Games by Parallel Support Enumeration (pdf)
J. Widger and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 7th International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing (ISPDC 2008), IEEE Computer Society Press,
July 1-5, 2008, Krakow, Poland, pp. 250-256.

Formation of Virtual Organizations in Grids: A Game-Theoretic Approach (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Proc. of the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Grid Computing, Workshop on Economic Models and Algorithms for Grid Systems (EMAGS 2007) ,
September 19, 2007, Austin, Texas, USA.

Divisible Load Scheduling: An Approach Using Coalitional Games (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 6th International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing (ISPDC 2007), IEEE Computer Society Press ,
July 5-8, 2007, Hagenberg, Austria, pp. 258-265.

Faithful Distributed Shapley Mechanisms for Sharing the Cost of Multicast Transmissions (pdf)
N. Garg and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 12th IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC'07),
July 1-4, 2007, Aveiro, Portugal, pp. 741-747.

Deception in Honeynets: A Game-Theoretic Analysis (pdf)
N. Garg and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 8th IEEE Information Assurance Workshop (IAW '07) ,
June 20-22, 2007, US Military Academy, West Point, New York, USA, pp. 107-113.
(Nominated for the Best Paper Award)

Performance Evaluation of Multicast Cost Sharing Mechanisms (pdf)
N. Garg and D. Grosu
Proc. of the the 21st IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2007),
May 21-23, 2007, Niagara Falls, Canada, pp. 901-908.
(Received the IEEE Outstanding Student Paper Award)

A Strategyproof Mechanism for Scheduling Divisible Loads in Linear Networks (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 21st IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2007),
March 26-30, 2007, Long Beach, California, USA.

Selfish Multi-User Task Scheduling (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 5th International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing (ISPDC 2006), IEEE Computer Society Press,
July 6-9, 2006, Timisoara, Romania, pp. 99-106.

A Strategyproof Mechanism for Scheduling Divisible Loads in Tree Networks (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 20th IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2006),
April 25-29, 2006, Rhodes Island, Greece.

A Strategyproof Mechanism for Scheduling Divisible Loads in Bus Networks without
Control Processors
(pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 20th IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, 8th Workshop on Advances in Parallel and Distributed Computational Models (APDCM'06),
April 25-29, 2006, Rhodes Island, Greece.

Distributed Algorithmic Mechanism Design for Scheduling on Unrelated Machines (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 8th International Symposium on Parallel Architectures, Algorithms, and Networks (I-SPAN 2005), IEEE Computer Society Press,
December 7-9, 2005, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, pp. 194-199.

Brief Announcement: Distributed Algorithmic Mechanism Design for Scheduling (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 24th ACM Symposium on Principles of Distributed Computing (PODC 2005),
July 17-20, 2005, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, pp. 128.

A Startegyproof Mechanism for Scheduling Divisible Loads in Distributed Systems (pdf)
D. Grosu and T. E. Carroll
Proc. of the 4th International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing (ISPDC 2005), IEEE Computer Society Press,
July 4-6, 2005, Lille, France, pp. 83-90.

A Secure and Efficient Voter-Controlled Anonymous Election Scheme (pdf)
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Computing (ITCC 2005),
April 11-13, 2005, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, pp. 721-726.

Double Auction Protocols for Resource Allocation in Grids (pdf)
U. Kant and D. Grosu
Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Computing (ITCC 2005),
April 11-13, 2005, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, pp. 366-371.

An Antisocial Strategy for Scheduling Mechanisms (pdf)
N. Garg, D. Grosu and V. Chaudhary
Proc. of the 19th IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, 7th Workshop on Advances in Parallel and Distributed Computational Models (APDCM'05),
April 4-8, 2005, Denver, Colorado, USA.

Combinatorial Auction-Based Protocols for Resource Allocation in Grids (pdf)
A. Das and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 19th IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, 6th Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Scientific and Engineering Computing (PDSEC'05) ,
April 4-8, 2005, Denver, Colorado, USA.

Performance Considerations for Network Switch Fabrics on Linux Clusters (pdf)
P. J. Sokolowski and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 16th IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS 2004),
November 9-11, 2004, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, pp. 150-156.

Auction-Based Resource Allocation Protocols in Grids (pdf)
D. Grosu and A. Das
Proc. of the 16th IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS 2004),
November 9-11, 2004, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, pp. 20-27.

Mercatus: A Toolkit for the Simulation of Market-Based Resource Allocation Protocols in Grids (pdf)
D. Grosu and U. Kant
Proc. of the 1st International Workshop on Scientific Applications on Grid Computing (SAG'04), at the IEEE/ACM International Joint Conference on Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology,
September 20-24, 2004, Beijing, China, pp. 177-188, LNCS 3458, Springer-Verlag.

Performance of the NAS Parallel Benchmarks on Grid Enabled Clusters (pdf)
P. J. Sokolowski and D. Grosu
Proc. of the 3rd IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA 2004),
August 30 - September 1, 2004, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, pp. 356-361.

AGORA: An Architecture for Strategyproof Computing in Grids (pdf)
D. Grosu
Proc. of the 3rd International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing (ISPDC 2004), IEEE Computer Society Press,
July 5-8, 2004, Cork, Ireland, pp. 217-224.

A New Efficient Polynomial Degree Resolution Protocol and Its Applications to the (M+1)-st Price Private Auction (pdf)
A.T. Chronopoulos, D. Grosu and H. Kikuchi
Proc. of the 2nd International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security - technical track (ACNS'04),
June 8-11, 2004, Yellow Mountain, China, pp. 358-367.

A Load Balancing Mechanism with Verification (pdf)
D. Grosu and A.T. Chronopoulos
Proc. of the 17th IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, 5th Workshop on Advances in Parallel and Distributed Computational Models (APDCM'03),
April 22-26, 2003, Nice, France, pp. 163-170.

A Truthful Mechanism for Fair Load Balancing in Distributed Systems (pdf)
D. Grosu and A. T. Chronopoulos
Proc. of the 2nd IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA 2003),
April 16-18, 2003, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, pp. 289-296.

 
Algorithmic Mechanism Design for Load Balancing in Distributed Systems (pdf)
D. Grosu and A. T. Chronopoulos
Proc. of the 4th IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing (CLUSTER 2002),
September 24-26, 2002, Chicago, Illinois, USA, pp. 445-450.

 
Load Balancing in Distributed Systems: An Approach Using Cooperative Games (pdf)
D. Grosu, A. T. Chronopoulos, M.Y. Leung
Proc. of the 16th IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium
(IPDPS 2002), April 15-19, 2002, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA, pp. 501-510.

 
A Game-Theoretic Model and Algorithm for Load Balancing in Distributed Systems (pdf)
D. Grosu, A. T. Chronopoulos
Proc. of the 16th IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, 4th Workshop on Advances in Parallel and Distributed Computational Models (APDCM'02),
April 15, 2002, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA, pp. 146-153.

 
Static Load Balancing for CFD Simulations on a Network of Workstations (pdf)
A. T. Chronopoulos, D. Grosu, A. M. Wissink, M. Benche
Proc. of the IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications
(NCA 2001), October 8-10, 2001, Cambridge, MA, USA, pp. 364-367.

 
A Class of Loop Self-Scheduling for Heterogeneous Clusters (pdf)
A.T. Chronopoulos, R. Andonie, M. Benche, D. Grosu
Proc. of the 3rd IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing (CLUSTER 2001),
October 8-11, 2001, Newport Beach, California, USA, pp. 282-291.

 
A Parallel Block Matching Technique for MPEG-2 Motion Estimation (pdf)
H. Galmeanu, D. Grosu
Proc. of the 3rd International Symposium on Video Processing and Multimedia
Communications (VIPromCom 2001), June 13-15, 2001, Zadar, Croatia, pp. 121-124.

 
Distributed Backpropagation Neural Networks on a PVM Heterogeneous System (pdf)
R. Andonie, A.T. Chronopoulos, D. Grosu, H. Galmeanu
Proc. of the 10th IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS'98), Y. Pan, S.G. Akl, K. Li (eds.), October 28-31, 1998,
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, pp. 555-560.

 
Real-Time 3-D Audio Using Inexpensive Hardware
D. Grosu, E. Andronic, I. Lorentz
Proc. of the 6th International Symposium on Automatic Control and Computer Science (SACCS'98) ,
November 20-21, 1998, Iasi, Romania, Vol. II, pp. 176-181.

 
Motion Estimation in MPEG2 Video Encoding Using a Parallel Block Matching Algorithm
D. Grosu, H. Galmeanu
Proc. of the 6th International Symposium on Automatic Control and Computer Science (SACCS'98),
November 20-21, 1998, Iasi, Romania, Vol. II, pp. 154-159.

 
Some Performance Metrics for Heterogeneous Distributed Systems
D. Grosu
Proceedings of the International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA'96),
August 9-11, 1996, Sunnyvale, California, USA, Vol III, pp. 1261-1268.

 
Task Migration Algorithm for Parallel Distributed Memory Systems
D. Grosu
Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Automatic Control and Computer Science (SACCS'95)
October 26-27, 1995, Iasi, Romania, Vol. 2, pp. 208-214.

 
Simulator of Dynamic Load Balancing Algorithms
D. Grosu, D. Grigoras
Proceedings of the International Conference on Technical Informatics (ConTi'94),
November 16-19, Timisoara, Romania, 1994, Vol. 4, pp 155-162.

 

Book Chapters

Formation of Virtual Organizations in Grids: A Game-Theoretic Approach
T. E. Carroll and D. Grosu
In: D. Neumann, M. Baker, J. Altmann, O. Rana (eds.), Economic Models and Algorithms for Distributed Systems
Birkhauser Verlag, 2009.

 
Analysis of Performance Behaviors of Grid Connected Clusters
P. Sokolowski, D. Grosu and C.-Z. Xu
In: M. Ould-Khaoua and G. Min (eds.), Performance Evaluation of Parallel, Distributed and Mobile Systems
Nova Science Publishers, 2006.

 

Technical Reports

Static Load Balancing for CFD Distributed Simulations
A. T. Chronopoulos, D. Grosu, A. M. Wissink, M. Benche
Technical Report UCRL-JC-14220, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, February
2001.

Rollback Recovery Techniques in Message Passing Systems: A Survey and Synthesis
D. Grosu
Technical Report, Dept. of Computer Eng., Technical University of Timisoara, Romania,
April 1999.

 

Books/Proceedings

On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems 2006: OTM 2006 Workshops, Vol. I and II (pdf)
R. Meersman, Z. Tari, P. Herrero, D. Grosu, et. al., editors
LNCS 4277 and 4278, Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, 2006.

 

 

Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Incentive-Based Computing (pdf)
D. Grosu and J. Shapiro, editors
University of Technology of Compiegne Press, France, 2005.

 
Neural Research Priorities in Data Transmission and EDA (pdf)
R. Andonie and D. Grosu, editors
Transylvania University Publishing, Brasov, Romania, 1997.

 

Thesis

Load Balancing in Distributed Systems: A Game Theoretic Approach
D. Grosu
Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Computer Science, The University of Texas at San Antonio,
May 2003.

 

 

Posters

Incentive-Compatible Online VM Provisioning and Allocation in Clouds
L. Mashayekhy, M. M. Nejad and D. Grosu
ACM SIGMETRICS Joint Workshop on Pricing and Incentives in Networks and Systems (W-PIN+NetEcon 2013),
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, June 21, 2013.

 

 

Combinatorial Auction-Based Dynamic VM Provisioning and Allocation in Clouds
S. Zaman and D. Grosu
ACM/IEEE Conference on High Performance Computing Networking, Storage and Analysis
(SC 2011), ACM Student Research Competition,
Seattle, Washington, USA, November 14-17, 2011.

 
A Merge-and-Split Mechanism for Dynamic Virtual Organization Formation in Grids
L. Mashayekhy and D. Grosu
ACM/IEEE Conference on High Performance Computing Networking, Storage and Analysis
(SC 2011), ACM Student Research Competition,
Seattle, Washington, USA, November 14-17, 2011.

 
Efficient Bidding for Virtual Machine Instances in Clouds
S. Zaman and D. Grosu
IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD 2011),
Washington, DC, USA, July 4-9, 2011.

 
Dynamic VM Provisioning and Allocation in Clouds: A Combinatorial Auction-Based Approach
S. Zaman and D. Grosu
USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Computing (HotCloud'11),
Portland, Oregon, USA, June 14-15, 2011.

 
Efficient Bidding for Virtual Machine Instances in Clouds
S. Zaman and D. Grosu
IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom 2010),
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, November 30-December 3, 2010.

 
Incentive-Centered Design for Scheduling Divisible Loads in Distributed Computing Systems
T. Carroll and D. Grosu
NSF IGERT Project Meeting,
Arlington, Virginia, May 18-20, 2008.

 
A Strategyproof Mechanism for Scheduling Divisible Loads in Distributed Systems
T. Carroll and D. Grosu
Summer School on Game Theory in Computer Science (Game'06),
Aarhus, Denmark, June 26-30, 2006.