Technical Program


08:45
Welcome and Opening Remarks
09:00
"Estimation of the traffic intensity in a piecewise-stationary M_t/G_t/1 queue with probing"
N. Antunes, G. Jacinto, A. Pacheco, C. Wichelhaus
09:30
"Construction of Lyapunov functions via relative entropy with applications to caching"
N. Gast
10:00
"Search and Placement in Tiered Cache Networks"
G. Domingues, E. de Souza e Silva, R. Leao, D. Menasche, D. Towsley
10:30
Coffee Break
11:00
"Generalization of Information Spreading Forensics via Sequential Dependent Snapshots"
K. Cai, H. Xie, J.C.S. Lui
11:30
"Agreement in Social Networks"
E. Gelenbe
12:00
"Are mean-field games the limits of finite stochastic games?"
J. Doncel, N. Gast, B. Gaujal
12:30
Lunch
14:00
"Structure of Optimal Solutions to Periodic-Review Total-Cost Stochastic Inventory Control Problems"
E.A. Feinberg, Y. Liang
14:30
"Analysis of Downgrading for Resource Allocation"
C. Fricker, G. Guillemin, P. Robert, G. Thompson
15:00
"Risk-Based Dynamic Allocation of Computing Resources"
Y. Lu, S.T. Maguluri, M.S. Squillante, C.W. Wu
15:30
Coffee Break
16:00
"Inter-domain SDN: Analyzing the Effects of Routing Centralization on BGP Convergence Time"
P. Sermpezis, X. Dimitropoulos
16:30
"Understanding Response Time in the Redundancy-d System"
K. Gardner, S. Zbarsky, M. Velednitsky, M. Harchol-Balter, A. Scheller-Wolf
17:00
"Universality of Power-of-d Load Balancing Schemes"
D. Mukherjee, S. Borst, J. van Leeuwaarden, P. Whiting
17:30
Short Break
17:40
"To Lounge or to Queue Up"
S. Juneja, D. Manjunath
18:10
"Large-scale service systems with packing constraints and heterogeneous servers"
A.L. Stolyar
18:40
"Delay-Optimal Scheduling for Some Input-Queued Switches"
Y. Lu, S.T. Maguluri, M.S. Squillante, T. Suk