Technical Program


08:15
Welcome and Opening Remarks
08:30
"On the Optimality of Reflection Control, with Production-Inventory Applications"
J. Yang, D.D. Yao, H.-Q. Ye
09:00
"Strongly Polynomial Algorithms for Transient and Average-Cost MDPs"
E.A. Feinberg, J. Huang
09:30
"Boosting the Throughput of a Multi-server System via Adaptive Task Replication"
G. Joshi
10:00
"Straggler Mitigation: Which Clones Should Attack and When?"
M.F. Aktas, P. Peng, E. Soljanin
10:30
Coffee Break
11:00
"Networked Cournot Competition in Platform Markets: Access Control and Efficiency Loss"
J.Z.F. Pang, A. Wierman, W. Lin, E. Bitar
11:30
"When is Anarchy Beneficial?"
T. Maxey, H. Chung, H.-S. Ahn, R. Righter
12:00
"Hit Rate vs. Hit Probability Based Cache Utility Maximization"
N.K. Panigrahy, J. Li, D. Towsley
12:30
Lunch
14:00
"LRU Cache under Stationary Requests"
B. Jiang, P. Nain, D. Towsley
14:30
"Thinking Fast and Slow: Optimization Decomposition Across Timescales"
G. Goel, N. Chen, A. Wierman
15:00
"Distributed Optimization via Local Computation Algorithms"
P. London, N. Chen, S. Vardi, A. Wierman
15:30
Coffee Break
16:00
"Electric vehicle charging: a queueing approach"
A. Aveklouris, Y. Nakahira, M. Vlasiou, B. Zwart
16:30
"Optimally Scheduling Jobs with Multiple Tasks"
Z. Scully, G. Blelloch, M. Harchol-Balter, A. Scheller-Wolf
17:00
"Large Deviations for Increasing Subsequences of Permutations and a Concurrency Application"
Y. Baryshnikov, A. Magner
17:30
Short Break
17:40
"A Large-Scale Network with Moving Servers"
A. Ganguly, K. Ramanan, P. Robert, W. Sun
18:10
"Join-Idle-Queue system with general service times: Large-scale limit of stationary distributions"
S. Foss, A.L. Stolyar
18:40
"Nearly Completely Decomposable Epidemic-Like Stochastic Processes with Time-Varying Behavior"
Y. Lu, M.S. Squillante, C.W. Wu