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Vladimir Shestak's PhD Thesis Publications

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Serial Journal Articles:

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P. Sugavanam, H. J. Siegel, A. A. Maciejewski, M. Oltikar, A. Mehta,
R. Pichel, A. Horiuchi, V. Shestak, M. Al-Otaibi, Y. Krishnamurthy,
S. Ali,J. Zhang, M. Aydin, P. Lee, K. Guru, M. Raskey, and A. Pippin,
"Robust Static Allocation of Resources for Independent Tasks under Makespan and Dollar Cost Constraints,"
* Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing*,
Vol. 67, No. 4, pp. 400-416, April 2007.

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V. Shestak, E. K. P. Chong, A. A. Maciejewski, H. J. Siegel, L. Benmohamed, I-J. Wang, and R. Daley,
"A Two-Stage Approach to Resource Allocation for Periodic Strings of Applications in Heterogeneous Distributed Systems,"
*Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing*.
Vol. 68, No. 4, pp. 410-426, April 2008.

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V. Shestak, J. Smith, A. A. Maciejewski, and H. J. Siegel,
"Stochastic Robustness Metric and its Use for Static Resource Allocations,"
*Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing*.
Vol. 68, No. 8, pp. 1157-1173, August 2008.

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V. Shestak, E. K. P. Chong, A. A. Maciejewski, and H. J. Siegel,
"Probabilistic Resource Allocation in Heterogeneous Distributed Systems with Random Failures,"
*Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing*,
Vol. 72, No. 10, pp. 1186-1194, Oct. 2012.

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Conference Proceedings and Presentations:

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P. V. Sugavanam, H. J. Siegel, A. A. Maciejewski, S. A. Ali, M. Al-Otaibi, M. Aydin,
K. Guru, A. Horiuchi, Y. G. Krishnamurthy, P. Lee, A. Mehta, M. Oltikar, R. Pichel,
A. J. Pippin, M. Raskey, V. Shestak, and J. Zhang,
"Processor Allocation for Tasks that is Robust Against Errors in Computation Time Estimates,"
* 14th Heterogeneous Computing Workshop (HCW 2005), *
in the
CD-ROM proceedings of the 19th International Parallel and Distributed
Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2005), Denver, CO, April 4-8, 2005.

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V. Shestak, E. K. P. Chong, A. A. Maciejewski, H. J. Siegel, L. Benmohamed, I-J. Wang, and R. Daley,
"Resource Allocation for Periodic Applications in a Shipboard Environment,"
* 14th Heterogeneous Computing Workshop (HCW 2005), *
in the CD-ROM proceedings of the 19th International Parallel and Distributed
Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2005), Denver, CO, April 4-8, 2005.

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P. Sugavanam, H. J. Siegel, A. A. Maciejewski, J. Zhang, V. Shestak,
M. Raskey, A. Pippin, R. Pichel, M. Oltikar, A. Mehta, P. Lee, Y. Krishnamurthy,
A. Horiuchi, K. Guru, M. Aydin, M. Al-Otaibi, and S. Ali,
"Robust Mapping of Independent Tasks when Dollar Cost for Processors is a Constraint,"
* 4th International Workshop on Algorithms, Models, and Tools for Parallel
Computing on Heterogeneous Networks (HeteroPar-05)*, in the proceedings of the
2005 International Conference on Cluster Computing (Cluster 2005),
Boston, MA, Sept. 2005.

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V. Shestak, H. J. Siegel, A. A. Maciejewski, and S. Ali,
"Robust Resource Allocations in Parallel Computing Systems: Model and Heuristics",
* 8th International Symposium on Parallel Architectures, Algorithms, and Networks (I-SPAN 2005)*,
Las Vegas, NV, Dec. 2005.
(Note: This item is a keynote paper/presentation presented by H. J. Siegel by invitation.)

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V. Shestak, H. J. Siegel, A. A. Maciejewski, and S. Ali,
"The Robustness of Resource Allocations in Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems: Method and Examples",
* 19th International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems: System Aspects in Organic Computing (ARCS '06)*, pp. 17-30,
Frankfurt, Germany, Mar. 2006.
(Note: This item is a keynote paper/presentation presented by H. J. Siegel by invitation.)

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V. Shestak, J. Smith, R. Umland, J. Hale, P. Moranville, A. A. Maciejewski, and H. J. Siegel,
"Greedy Approaches to Stochastic Robust Resource Allocation for Periodic Sensor Driven Distributed Systems,"
*2006 International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications
(PDPTA'06)*, pp. 3-9,
Las Vegas, NV, June 26-29, 2006.

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V. Shestak, J. Smith, H. J. Siegel, and A. A. Maciejewski,
"A Stochastic Approach to Measuring the Robustness of Resource Allocations in Distributed Systems,"
*35th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP06),* pp. 459-467,
Columbus, OH, Aug. 14-18, 2006.

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V. Shestak, J. Smith, H. J. Siegel, and A. A. Maciejewski,
"Iterative Algorithms for Stochastically Robust Static Resource Allocation in Periodic Sensor Driven Clusters,"
*18th IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS 2006)*, pp. 166-174,
Dallas, TX, Nov. 13-15, 2006.

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J. Smith, L. Briceno, A. A. Maciejewski, H. J. Siegel, T. Renner, V. Shestak,
J. Ladd, A. Sutton, D. Janovy, S. Govindasamy, A. Alqudah, R. Dewri, P. Prakash,
"Measuring the Robustness of Resource Allocations in a Stochastic Dynamic Environment,"
*21st IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2007)*,
Long Beach, CA, March 26-30, 2007.

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V. Shestak, E. K. P. Chong, A. A. Maciejewski, and H. J. Siegel,
``Robust Sequential Resource Allocation in Heterogeneous Distributed Systems with Random Compute Node Failures,''
*18th International Heterogeneity in Computing Workshop (HCW 2009)*, in the
CD-ROM proceedings of the 23rd International Parallel and Distributed
Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2009), Rome, Italy, May 25, 2009.