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Publications and Software


  • T. LeCompte, L. Peng, X. Yuan, and N.-F. Tzeng, “Protecting Synchronization Mechanisms of Parallel Big Data Kernels via Logging,“ accepted in October 2021 for publication in IEEE Transactions on Computers. Early Access, PDF (448 KB).

  • Jie Lian, Xu Yuan, Ming Li, and Nian-Feng Tzeng, “Fall Detection via Inaudible Acoustic Sensing,” accepted in September 2021 for publication in Proceedings of ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (ACM Ubicomp/IMWUT Journal Series). PDF (906 KB).

  • Jie Lian, Jiadong Lou, Li Chen, and Xu Yuan, “EchoSpot: Spotting Your Locations via Acoustic Sensing,” accepted in September 2021 for publication in Proceedings of ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (ACM Ubicomp/IMWUT Journal Series). PDF (1,038 KB).

  • L. Chen, S. Liu, and B. Li, "Optimizing Network Transfers for Data Analytic Jobs across Geo-Distributed Datacenters," IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol. 33, no. 2, pp. 403-414, February 2022. PDF (1,417 KB).

  • Yihe Zhang, Xu Yuan, and Nian-Feng Tzeng, “Platform-Oblivious Anti-Spam Gateway,” accepted for presentation in Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), December 2021. PDF (1,554 KB).

  • P. Poduval, Z. Zhou, M. H. Najafi, H. Homayoun, and M. Imani, "StocHD: Stochastic Hyperdimensional System for Efficient and Robust Learning from Raw Data," accepted for presentation at 58th ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), December 2021. PDF (655 KB).

  • Yihe Zhang, Jiadong Lou, Li Chen, Jin Li, Nian-Feng Tzeng, and Xu Yuan, “Reverse Attack: Black-box Attacks on Collaborative Recommendation,” accepted for presentation in ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2021), November 2021, pp. 51-68. PDF (14,360 KB).

  • P. Poduval, M. Issa, F. Imani, M. H. Najafi, and M. Imani, “Robust In-Memory Compting with Hyperdimentional Stochastic Representation,” accepted for presentation in 16th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Nanoscale Architectures (NANOARCH 2021), November 2021.

  • S. Asadi, M. H. Najafi, and M. Imani, "CORLD: In-Stream Correlation Manipulation for Low-Discrepancy Stochastic Computing," accepted for presentation in 40th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), November 2021.

  • P. Srinuan, P. Sigdel, L. Peng, X. Yuan, P. Darby, C. Aucoin, and N.-F. Tzeng, “GPU-Assisted Memory Expansion,” Proceedings of 15th International Conference on Networking, Architecture, and Storage (NAS 2021), October 2021, pp. 132-139. PDF (280 KB).

  • Y. Zhang, X. Yuan, S. Kimball, E. Rappin, L. Chen, P. Darby, T. Johnsten, L. Peng, B. Pitre, D. Bourrie, and N.-F. Tzeng, "Precise Weather Parameter Predictions for Target Regions via Neural Networks," Applied Data Science Track, Proceedins of 2021 European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML-PKDD), September 2021, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, vol. 12979, pp. 151 - 167. doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-86517-7_10, PDF (755 KB).

  • P. Schober, M. H. Najafi, and N. TaheriNejad, "High-Accuracy Multiply-Accumulate (MAC) Technique for Unary Stochastic Computing," accepted in June 2021 for publication in IEEE Transactions on Computers. Early Access, PDF (1,544 KB).

  • Y. He, F. Lin, X. Yuan, and N.-F. Tzeng, “Interpretable Minority Synthesis for Imbalanced Classification,” Proceedings of the 30th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-21), August 2021. PDF (250 KB).

  • J. Jarachanthan, L. Chen, F. Xu, and B. Li, "AMPS-Inf: Automatic Model Partitioning for Serverless Inference with Cost Efficiency," Proceedings of the 50th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2021), August 2021. PDF (1,010 KB).

  • Z. Zhang, Q. Qi, R. Shang, L. Chen, and F. Xu, "Prophet: Speeding up Distributed DNN Training with Predictable Communication Scheduling," Proceedings of the 50th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2021), August 2021. PDF (1,480 KB).

  • H. Lan, L. Chen, and B. Li, "Accelerated Device Placement Optimization with Contrastive Learning," Proceedings of the 50th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2021), August 2021. PDF (2,036 KB).

  • M. R, Alam, M. H. Najafi, and N. TaheriNejad, “Exact Stochastic Computing Multiplication in Memristive Memory,” IEEE Design & Test. Early Access, PDF (650 KB).

  • K. Givaki, R. Hojabr, M. H. Gholamrezaei, A. Khonsari, S. Gorgin, D. Rahmati, and M. H. Najafi, “High Performance Deterministic Stochastic Computing Using Residue Number System,” IEEE Design & Test. Early Access, PDF (938 KB).

  • J. Lou, X. Yuan, S. Kompella, and N.-F. Tzeng, “Boosting or Hindering: AoI and Throughput Interrelation in Routing-aware Multi-hop Wireless Networks,” IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, vol. 29, no. 3, pp. 1008-1021. June 2021, PDF (2,085 KB).

  • S. Asadi, M. H. Najafi, and M. Imani, “A Low-Cost FSM-based Bit-Stream Generator for Low-Discrepancy Stochastic Computing,” Proceedings of 2021 Design, Automation, and Test in Europe (DATE), February 2021. PDF (1,010 KB).

  • Z. Zou, Y. Kim, M. H. Najafi, and M. Imani, “ManiHD: Efficient Hyper-Dimensional Learning Using Manifold Trainable Encoder,” Proceedings of 2021 Design, Automation, and Test in Europe (DATE), February 2021. PDF (526 KB).

  • S. Irving, L. Peng, C. Busch, and J.-K. Peir,, “BifurKTM: Approximatly Consistent Distributed Transactional Memory for GPUs,” Proceedings of PARMA-DITAM (in conjunction with European Network on High-Performance Embedded Architecture and Compilation), January 2021.


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