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Refereed Conference Publications

1. " Cloud-based Query Evaluation for Energy-Efficient Mobile Sensing "
, Tianli Mo, Sougata Sen, Lipyeow Lim, Archan Misra, Rajesh Krishna Balan, and Youngki Lee, Proceedings of the 15th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Data Management (MDM), July 2014

2. " The Case for Human-Centric Personal Analytics "
, Youngki Lee and Rajesh Krishna Balan, Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on Physical Analytics, Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, June 2014

3. " Handling Location Uncertainty in Event Driven Experimentation "
, Kartik Muralidharan, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Srinivasan Seshan and Narayan Ramasubbu, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Distributed Event Based Systems (DEBS), Mumbai, India, May 2014

4. " Barometric Phone Sensors ļæ½ More Hype Than Hope! "
, Kartik Muralidharan, Azeem Javed Khan, Archan Misra, Rajesh Krishna Balan, and Sharad Agarwal, Proceedings of the 15th Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications (HotMobile), Santa Barbara, California, February 2014

5. " LiveLabs: Building An In-Situ Real-Time Mobile Experimentation Testbed "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Archan Misra, and Youngki Lee, Proceedings of the 15th Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications (HotMobile), Santa Barbara, California, February 2014

6. " The Challenge of Continuous Mobile Context Sensing "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Youngki Lee, Kiat Wee Tan, Archan Misra, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Communication Systems and Networks (COMSNETS), Bangalore, India, January 2014

7. " Challenges and Opportunities in Taxi Fleet Anomaly Detection "
, Rijurekha Sen and Rajesh Krishna Balan, Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Sensing and Big Data Mining (SenseMine), Rome, Italy, November 2013

8. " Focus: A Usable & Effective Approach to OLED Display Power Management "
, Tan Kiat Wee, Tadashi Okoshi, Archan Misra, and Rajesh Krishna Balan, Proceedings of the ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp), Zurich, Switzerland. Was one of 10 Best Paper Nominees , August 2013

9. " The Case for Mobile Forensics of Private Data Leaks:Towards Large-Scale User-Oriented Privacy Protection "
, Joseph Chan Joo Keng, Tan Kiat Wee, Lingxiao Jiang, and Rajesh Krishna Balan, Proceedings of the 4th Asia-Pacific Workshop on Systems (APSYS), Singapore, July 2013

10. " CAMEO: A Middleware for Mobile Advertisement Delivery "
, Azeem Javed Khan, Kasthuri Jayarajah, Dongsu Han, Archan Misra, Rajesh Krishna Balan, and Srini Seshan, Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications and Services (MobiSys), Taipei, Taiwan, June 2013

11. " Experiences with Performance Tradeoffs in Practical, Continuous Indoor Localization "
, Azeem Javed Khan, Vikash Ranjan, Trung-Tuan Luong, Rajesh Krishna Balan, and Archan Misra, Proceedings of the 14th IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM), Madrid, Spain, June 2013

12. " The Case for Cloud-Enabled Mobile Sensing Services "
, Sougata Sen, Archan Misra, Rajesh Krishna Balan, and Lipyeow Lim, Proceedings of the Mobile Cloud Computing Workshop (MCC), in conjunction with ACM SIGCOMM, Helsinki, Finland, August 2012

13. " Adaptive Display Power Management for OLED Displays "
, Tan Kiat Wee and Rajesh Krishna Balan, Proceedings of the Workshop on Mobile Gaming (MobiGames), in conjunction with ACM SIGCOMM, Helsinki, Finland, [Best Paper Award Winner], August 2012

14. " Overcoming the Challenges in Cost Estimation for Distributed Software Projects "
, Narayan Ramasubbu and Rajesh Krishna Balan, Proceedings of the 34th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE), Zurich, Switzerland, June 2012

15. " HuMan: Creating Memorable Fingerprints of Mobile Users "
, Gupta Payas, Tan Kiat Wee, Narayanasamy Ramasubbu, David Lo, Debin Gao, and Rajesh Krishna Balan, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom), Lugano, Switzerland, March 2012

16. " Dynamic Lookahead Mechanism for Conserving Power in Multi-Player Mobile Games "
, Karthik Thirugnanam, Bhojan Anand, Jeena Sebastian, Pravein Kannan, Akhihebbel L. Ananda, Rajesh Krishna Balan, and Mun Choon Chan, Proceedings of the 31st IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOMM), Orlando, Florida, USA, March 2012

17. " Providing Real-Time Feedback for a Large Taxi Fleet "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Nguyen Xuan Khoa, Lingxiao Jiang, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services (MobiSys), Washington D.C., USA, June 2011

18. " Adaptive Display Power Management for Mobile Games "
, Bhojan Anand, Karthik Thirugnanam, Jeena Sebastian, Pravein G. Kannan, Akhihebbal L. Ananda, Mun Choon Chan, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services (MobiSys), Washington D.C., USA, June 2011

19. " Configuring Global Software Teams: A Multi-Company Analysis of Productivity, Quality, and Profits "
, Narayan Ramasubbu, Marcelo Cataldo, Rajesh Krishna Balan, and James D. Herbsleb, Proceedings of the 33rd International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE), Honolulu, Hawaii, [ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award], May 2011

20. " PGTP: Power Aware Game Transport Protocol for Multi-Player Mobile Games "
, Bhojan Anand, Jeena Sebastian, Soh Yu Ming, Akhihebbal L. Ananda, Mun Choon Chan, and Rajesh Krishna Balan, Proceesings of the IEEE International Conference on Communications and Signal Processing (ICCSP), Calicut, India, February 2011

21. " ARIVU: Power-Aware Middleware for Multiplayer Mobile Games "
, Bhojan Anand, Karthik Thirugnanam, Le Thanh Long, Duc-Dung Pham, Akhihebbal L. Ananda, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Mun Choon Chan, Proceedings of the The 9th Annual Workshop on Network and Systems Support for Games (NetGames), Taipei, Taiwan, November 2010

22. " Evolution of a Bluetooth Test Application Product Line: A Case Study "
, Narayan Ramasubbu, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Proceedings of the 18th ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE), Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, November 2010

23. " Game Action Based Power Management for Multiplayer Online Game "
, Bhojan Anand, Akkihebbal L. Ananda, Mun Choon Chan, Le Thanh Long, and Rajesh Krishna Balan, Proceedings of the First ACM SIGCOMM Workshop on Networking, Systems, Applications on Mobile Handhelds (MobiHeld), Barcelona, Spain, August 2009., August 2009

24. " mFerio: The Design and Evaluation of a Peer-to-Peer Mobile Payment System "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Narayan Ramasubbu, Komsit Prakobphol, Nicolas Christin, and Jason Hong, Proceedings of the The 7th Annual International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications and Services (MobiSys), Kraków, Poland., June 2009

25. " The Impact of Process Choice in High Maturity Environments: An Empirical Analysis "
, Narayan Ramasubbu and Rajesh Krishna Balan, Proceedings of the 31st International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE), Vancouver, Cananda, May 2009

26. " User Guidance Of Resource-Adaptive Systems "
, Joćo Pedro Sousa, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Vahe Poladian, David Garlan, and Mahadev Satyanarayanan, 3rd International Conference on Software and Data Technologies (ICSOFT), Porto, Portugal, July 2008

27. " Towards Governance Schemes for Distributed Software "
, Narayan Ramasubbu and Rajesh Krishna Balan, Workshop on Software Development Governance (SDG) (Held in Conjuction with ICSE 2008), Leipzig, Germany, May 2008

28. " Globally Distributed Software Development Project Performance: An Empirical Analysis "
, Narayan Ramasubbu, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Proceedings of the 6th joint meeting of the European Software Engineering Conference and the ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE), Dubrovnik, Croatia, [ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award], September 2007

29. " Simplifying Cyber Foraging for Mobile Devices "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Darren Gergle, Mahadev Satyanarayanan, and James Herbsleb, Proceedings of the 5th USENIX International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services (MobiSys), San Juan, Puerto Rico, June 2007

30. " Matrix: Adaptive Middleware for Distributed Multiplayer Games "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Maria Ebling, Paul Castro, Archan Misra, Proceedings of the ACM/IFIP/USENIX 6th International Middleware Conference (Middleware) (Short Paper), Grenoble, France, November 2005

31. " Tactics-Based Remote Execution for Mobile Computing "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Mahadev Satyanarayanan, Soyoung Park, Tadashi Okoshi, Proceedings of the 1st USENIX International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services (MobiSys), San Francisco, California, USA, May 2003

32. " The Case for Cyber Foraging "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Jason Flinn, Mahadev Satyanarayanan, Shafeeq Sinnamohideen, Heni Yang, In Proceedings of the 10th ACM SIGOPS European workshop, Saint-Emilion, France, pg. 87-92., September 2002

33. " TCP HACK: TCP Header Checksum Option to Improve Performance Over Lossy Links "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Lee Boon Peng, K. R. Renjish Kumar, Lilykutty Jacob, Winston K. G. Seah, Akkihebbal L. Ananda, In Proceedings of 20th IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), Anchorage, Alaska, USA, April 2001

34. " TCP Tunnels: Avoiding Congestion Collapse "
, Lee Boon Peng, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Lilykutty Jacob, Winston K. G. Seah, Akkihebbal L. Ananda, In Proceedings of 25th IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN), Tampa, Florida, USA, November 2000

35. " Distributed Computing for the CAVE Virtual Reality Display Environment "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Akkihebbal L. Ananda and Wong Hong Yee , In Proceedings of the Conference on Applications of High Performance Computing, National University of Singapore, Singapore, April 1999

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Journal Publications

1. " LiveLabs: Initial Reflections on Building a Large-scale Mobile Behavioral Experimentation Testbed "
, Archan Misra and Rajesh Krishna Balan , Mobile Computing and Communications Review (MC2R), Vol. 17, No. 4, pg. 47-59, ACM Press, October 2013

2. " ARIVU: Making Networked Mobile Games Green - A Scalable Power-Aware Middleware "
, Bhojan Anand, Akkihebbal L. Ananda, Mun Choon Chan, Rajesh Krishna Balan , Mobile Networks and Applications, Vol. 17, No. 1, pg 21-28, Springer Netherlands, February 2012

3. " The Digital Wallet: Opportunities and Prototypes "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Narayan Ramasubbu, IEEE Computer, Vol. 42, No. 4, pg. 100-102, IEEE Computer Society, April 2009

4. " Powerful Change Part 2: Reducing the Power Demands of Mobile Devices "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan , IEEE Pervasive Computing, Vol. 3, No. 2, pg. 71-73, IEEE Press, January 2004

5. " TCP HACK: A Mechanism to Improve Performance Over Lossy Links "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Lee Boon Peng, K. R. Renjish Kumar, Lillykutty Jacob, Winston K. G. Seah, Akkihebbal L. Ananda, Computer Networks, Vol. 39, No. 4, pg. 347-361, Elsevier Publications, November 2002

6. " Avoiding Congestion Collapse on the Internet Using TCP Tunnels "
, Lee Boon Peng, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Lillykutty Jacob, Winston K. G. Seah, Akkihebbal L. Ananda, Computer Networks, Vol. 39, No. 2, pg. 207-219, Elsevier Publications. , June 2002

7. " Multi-Modal Network Protocols "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Aditya Akella, Srini Seshan, Computer Communications Review (CCR), Vol. 32, No. 1, pg. 60, ACM Press, April 2002

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Thesis

1. " Simplifying Cyber Foraging "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Ph.D. Thesis, CMU-CS-06-120, Computer Science Department, Carnegie Mellon University, 291 pages, May 2006

2. " Tactics-Based Remote Execution "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Ph.D. Thesis Proposal, Computer Science Department, Carnegie Mellon University, April 2003

3. " CHAMELEON - A System for Adaptive QoS Provisioning "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Masters Thesis, School of Computing, National University of Singapore, August 2000

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Tech Reports

1. " What do Mobile Users Really Carry and Use? "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Narayan Ramasubbu, Muhammad bin Mohsin, Jason Flinn, Technical Report, School of Information Systems, Singapore Management University, December 2008

2. " Spatio-Temporal Efficiency in a Taxi Dispatch System "
, Darshan Santani, Rajesh Krishna Balan, C. Jason Woodard, Techical Report, School of Information Systems, Singapore Management University, October 2007

3. " Scalable Consistency Protocols for Massively Multiplayer Games "
, Pavan Edara, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Anindya Datta, Technical Report, School of Information Systems, Singapore Management University, March 2007

4. " Digital Wallet: Requirements and Challenges "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Narayan Ramasubbu, Giri Kumar Tayi, Technical Report, Singapore Management University , July 2006

5. " Dimorphic Computing "
, H. Andres Lagar-Cavilla, Niraj Tolia, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Eyal de Lara, Mahadev Satyanarayanan, and David R. O'Hallaron, Technical Report, CMU-CS-06-123, Carnegie Mellon University, April 2006

6. " Exploiting Rich Mobile Environments "
, Jesse Cheng, Rajesh Krishna Balan, and Mahadev Satyanarayanan, Technical Report, CMU-CS-05-199, Carnegie Mellon University, December 2005

7. " Giving Users the Steering Wheel for Guiding Resource-Adaptive Systems "
, Joćo Pedro Sousa, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Vahe Poladian, David Garlan, and Mahadev Satyanarayanan, Technical Report, CMU-CS-05-198, Carnegie Mellon University, December 2005

8. " Matrix: Adaptive Middleware for Distributed Multiplayer Games "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Archan Misra, Maria Ebling, and Paul Castro, IBM Technical Report RC23764, IBM Research Watson (Has appeared as a short paper at Middleware 2005), October 2005

9. " Simplifying Cyber Foraging for Mobile Devices "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Darren Gergle, Mahadev Satyanarayanan, and James D. Herbsleb, Technical Report, CMU-CS-05-157R, Carnegie Mellon University, August 2005

10. " Meeting the Software Engineering Challenges of Adaptive Mobile Applications "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Joćo Pedro Sousa, Mahadev Satyanarayanan, Technical Report, CMU-CS-03-111, Carnegie Mellon University, February 2003

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Poster Sessions

1. " Poster: Adaptive Display Power Management for Mobile Games "
, HotMobile 2011, Phoenix, Arizona, March 2011

2. " Poster: Application Assisted Power Management in Multiplayer Mobile Games "
, HotMobile 2010, Annapolis, Baltimore, February 2010

3. " Understanding and Improving a GPS-based Taxi System "
, Darshan Santani, Rajesh Krishna Balan, and C. Jason Woodard, Presented at the 6th USENIX International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services (MobiSys), Breckenridge, Colorado, June 2008

4. " Poster: Multi-Modal Network Protocols "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Aditya Akella, Srini Seshan, Presented at ACM SIGCOMM 2001, San Diego, USA. This poster was also presented at the 18th Symposium of Operating Systems Principles (SOSP), Chateau Lake Louise, Banff, Canada, October 2001

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Other Publications

1. " Protocols for Low-Power "
, Aditya Akella, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Nikhil Bansal, Project Report for Graduate Networks Class, 15-744 ,Spring 01, September 2001

2. " Performance Analysis of the Intel IXP1200 Network Processor "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Urs Hengartner, Project Report for Graduate Computer Architecture Class, 15-740, Fall 00, Carnegie Mellon University, November 2000

3. " Creation of 3D models for the Mars Pathfinder Project "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Sung Kah Kay Sung, Theodore Thomas Blackmon, In Proceedings of the 3rd National Undergraduate Research Congress, 97 Vol 3, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, pg. 1023-1028, November 1997

4. " Linux Internals "
, Rajesh Krishna Balan, Chionh Eng Wee, In Proceedings of the 2nd National Undergraduate Research Congress 96, National University of Singapore, Singapore, pgs. 183-188, November 1996

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Presentations

1. " Presentation: LiveLabs: Building An In-Situ Real-Time Mobile Experimentation Testbed "
, Santa Barbara, California, February 2014

2. " Presentation: The Challenge of Continuous Mobile Context Sensing "
, Bangalore, India, January 2014

3. " Presentation: Real-Time Trip Information Service for a Large Taxi Fleet "
, Presented at MobiSys 2011, June 2011

4. " Presentation: Configuring Global Software Teams: A Multi-Company Analysis of Productivity, Quality, and Profits "
, ICSE 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii, May 2011

5. " Presentation: PGTP: Power Aware Game Transport Protocol for Multi-Player Mobile Games "
, ICCSP 2011, Calicut, India, February 2011

6. " Presentation: ARIVU: Power-Aware Middleware for Multiplayer Mobile Games "
, NetGames 2010, Taipei, Taiwan, November 2010

7. " Presentation: Evolution of a Bluetooth Test Application Product Line: A Case Study "
, FSE 2010, Santa Fe, New Mexico, November 2010

8. " Presentation: mFerio: The Design and Evaluation of a Peer-to-Peer Mobile Payment System "
, MobiSys 2009, Krakow, Poland, June 2009

9. " Presentation: Digital Wallet "
, Given at Rice University on 10th December 2008., December 2008

10. " Presentation: Open Internet Suspend & Resume "
, Presentation by Aaron to IDA, July 2008

11. " Presentation: ISRs Viability as an SOE System "
, Presented by Rajesh, July 2008

12. " Presentation: Globally Distributed Software Project Performance: An Empirical Analysis "
, FSE 2007, Dubrovnik, Croatia, October 2007

13. " Presentation: The Case for the Digital Wallet "
, IS480 Presentation, Anand Sujith Henry, Vidit Drolia, Huang Yaolin, Bhatt Dev S/O Digantrai, Xiao Sa, Sridhar Venkataraman, August 2007

14. " Ph.D. Thesis Defense Slides - Simplifying Cyber Foraging "
, 15th May 2006, 10 a.m., Wean Hall 4623. Thesis Committee: Mahadev Satyanarayanan, Chair, David Garlan, Gregory Ganger, Srinivasan Seshan, Hari Balakrishnan, MIT, May 2006

15. " Presentation: Job Talk on Simplifying Cyber Foraging "
, Job Talk given at various places, January 2006

16. " Presentation: Matrix: Adaptive Middleware for Distributed Multiplayer Games "
, Middleware 2005, Grenoble, France, October 2005

17. " Presentation: Tactics-Based Remote Execution "
, MobiSys, San Francisco, CA, May 2003

18. " Ph.D. Thesis Proposal: Tactics-Based Remote Execution "
, 14th April 2003, 11.30 a.m., Wean Hall 4615A, Thesis Committee: Mahadev Satyanarayanan, Chair, Srini Seshan, Greg Ganger David Garlan, Hari Balakrishnan, MIT, April 2003

19. " Presentation: The Case for Cyber Foraging "
, SIGOPS European Workshop, Saint Emillion, France, September 2002

20. " Presentation: TCP HACK "
, INFOCOM, Anchorage, AK, April 2001

21. " Presentation: Protocols for Low-Power "
, Graduate Networks Class (15-744), Carnegie Mellon University, November 2000

22. " Presentation: Performance Evaluation of the IXP1200 Network Processor "
, Graduate Computer Architecture Class (15-740), Carnegie Mellon University, November 2000

23. " Presentation: Masters Thesis Defense on CHAMELEON "
, School of Computing, National University of Singapore, August 2000

 

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