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Dissertations from 2012

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Energy Storage on the Grid and the Short-term Variability of Wind, Eric Stephen Hittinger

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ReDeBug: Finding Unpatched Code Clones in Entire OS Distributions, Jiyong Jang, Abeer Agrawal, and David Brumley

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Design, Fabrication and Characterization of an Autonomous, Sub-millimeter Scale Modular Robot, Mustafa Emre Karagozler

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Distributed Linear Parameter Estimation: Asymptotically Efficient Adaptive Strategies, Soummya Kar, José M. F. Moura, and H. Vincent Poor

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QD-Learning: A Collaborative Distributed Strategy for Multi-Agent Reinforcement Learning Through Consensus + Innovations, Soummya Kar, José M. F. Moura, and H. Vincent Poor

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What if Wireless Routers were Social? Analyzing Wireless Mesh Networks from a Social Networks Perspective, Miray Kas, Sandeep Appala, Chao Wang, Kathleen M. Carley, L. Richard Carley, and Ozan K. Tonguz

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All Trust Is Local: Empowering Users’ Authentication Decisions on the Internet, Tiffany Hyun-Jin Kim

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A Case for Exploiting Subarray-Level Parallelism (SALP) in DRAM, Yoongu Kim, Vivek Seshadri, Donghyuk Lee, Jamie Liu, and Onur Mutlu

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Otitis media vocabulary and grammar, Anupama Kuruvilla, Jian Li, Pablo Hennings Yeomans, Pedro Quelhas, Nader Shaikh, Alejandro Hoberman, and Jelena Kovacevic

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Approximate Representation of Unknown Objects with a Single-line Scanning Lidar and a Video Camera, Ki Ho Kwak

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Scheduling in Cyber-Physical Systems, Qiao Li

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RAIDR: Retention-Aware Intelligent DRAM Refresh, Jamie Liu, Ben Jaiyen, Richard Veras, and Onur Mutlu

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TACHYON: Tandem Execution for Efficient Live Patch Testing, Matthew Maurer and David Brumley

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Automated colitis detection from endoscopic biopsies as a tissue screening tool in diagnostic pathology, Michael T. McCann, Kathleen L. McCann, Ramamurthy Bhagavatula, Matthew Fickus, John A. Ozolek, and Jelena Kovacevic

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Enabling Efficient and Scalable Hybrid Memories Using Fine-Granularity DRAM Cache Management, Justin Meza, Jichuan Chang, HanBin Yoon, Onur Mutlu, and Parthasarathy Ranganathan

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A Case for Small Row Buffers in Non-Volatile Main Memories, Justin Meza, Jing Li, and Onur Mutlu

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Evaluating Row Buffer Locality in Future Non-Volatile Main Memories, Justin Meza, Jing Li, and Onur Mutlu

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Improving VANET Protocols via Network Science, Romeu Monteiro, Susana Sargento, Wantanee Viriyasitavat, and Ozan K. Tonguz

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Some Ideas and Principles for Achieving Higher System Energy Efficiency: Slack-Based, Coordinated, Hardware/Software Cooperative Management of Heterogeneous Resources, Onur Mutlu

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Making the Most out of Distributed Generation without Endangering Normal Operation: A Model-Based Technical-Policy Approach, Masoud Honarvar Nazari

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Feasibility of Virtual Traffic Lights in Non-Line-Of-Sight Environments, Till Neudecker, Natalya An, Ozan K. Tonguz, Tristan Gaugel, and Jens Mittag

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Linearly Compressed Pages: A Main Memory Compression Framework with Low Complexity and Low Latency, Gennady Pekhimenko, Vivek Seshadri, Yoongu Kim, Hongyi Xin, Onur Mutlu, Michael Kozuch, Phillip B. Gibbons, and Todd C. Mowry

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A Structured Systems Approach for Optimal Actuator-Sensor Placement in Linear Time-Invariant Systems, Sergio Pequito, Soummya Kar, and A. Pedro Aguiar

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Increasing Safety and Efficiency of Railway Transport: A Biologically Inspired New Approach, Cristina Rico-Garcia and Ozan K. Tonguz

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Maximum Margin Correlation Filters, Andres F. Rodriguez-Perez

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CS-MUVI: Video Compressive Sensing for Spatial-Multiplexing Cameras, Aswin C. Sankaranarayanan, Christoph Studer, and Richard G. Baraniuk

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Robust Design of Two-Dimensional Optical Reference Signals Against Diffraction Effects, Yi-Sheng Su and Ozan K. Tonguz

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Distributed learning in large-scale multi-agent games: A modified fictitious play approach, Brian Swenson, Soummya Kar, and Joao Xavier

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Secure Multiparty Computation Based Privacy Preserving Smart Metering System, Cory Thoma, Tao Cui, and Franz Franchetti

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Finding Non-overlapping Clusters for Generalized Inference Over Graphical Models, Divyanshu Vats and José M. F. Moura

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Cars as Roadside Units: A Cooperative Solution, Wantanee Viriyasitavat and Ozan K. Tonguz

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Priority Management of Emergency Vehicles at Intersections Using Self-organized Traffic Control, Wantanee Viriyasitavat and Ozan K. Tonguz

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Row Buffer Locality Aware Caching Policies for Hybrid Memories, HanBin Yoon, Justin Meza, Rachata Ausavarungnirun, Rachael A. Harding, and Onur Mutlu

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Highly Efficient Performance Portable Tracking of Evolving Surfaces, Wei Yu, Franz Franchetti, James C. Hoe, and Tsuhan Chen

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IC Spatial Variation Modeling: Algorithms and Applications, Wangyang Zhang

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Smart Memory Synthesis for Energy-Efficient Computed Tomography Reconstruction, Qiuling Zhu, Larry Pileggi, and Franz Franchetti

Submissions from 2011

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AEG: Automatic Exploit Generation, Thanassis Avgerinos, Sang Kil Cha, Brent Lim Tze Hao, and David Brumley

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Real-time software implementation of an IEEE 802.11a baseband receiver on Intel multicore, Christian R. Berger, Volodymyr Arbatov, Yevgen Voroneko, Franz Franchetti, and Markus Puschel

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Towards Automatic Identification and Delineation of Tissues and Pathologies in H&E Stained Images, Ramamurthy Bhagavatula

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From Static to Dynamic Electric Power Network State Estimation: The Role of Bus Component Dynamics, Ellery A. Blood

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Seeing is Believing – Enhancing Message Dissemination in Vehicular Networks Through Visual Cues, Mateo Boban, Tiago T.V. Vinhoza, Ozan K. Tonguz, and Joao Barros

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Theoretical Foundations of Multicore Systems Design: A Dynamical Systems Perspective, Paul Bogdan

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Investigating the Viability of Bufferless NoCs in Modern Chip Multi-processor Systems, Chris Craik and Onur Mutlu

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A Multi-core High Performance Computing Framework for Distribution Power Flow, Tao Cui and Franz Franchetti

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CHIPPER: A Low-complexity Bufferless Deflection Router, Chris Fallin, Chris Craik, and Onur Mutlu

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A High-Performance Hierarchical Ring On-Chip Interconnect with Low-Cost Routers, Chris Fallin, Xiangyao Yu, Greg Nazario, and Onur Mutlu

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Data Layout Transformation for Stencil Computations on Short-Vector SIMD Architectures, Tom Henretty, Kevin Stock, Louis-Noel Pouchet, Franz Franchetti, J. Ramanujam, and P. Sadayappan

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Distributed Detection over Noisy Networks: Large Deviations Analysis, Dusan Jakovetic, José M. F. Moura, and Joao Xavier

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Cooperative Convex Optimization in Networked Systems: Augmented Lagrangian Algorithms with Directed Gossip Communication, Dusan Jakovetic, Joao Xavier, and José M. F. Moura

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Spin-dependent heat transport and thermal boundary resistance, Taehee Jeong

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An AUTOSAR-Compliant Automotive Platform for Meeting Reliability and Timing Constraints, Junsung Kim, Gaurav Bhatia, Ragunathan (Raj) Rajkumar, and Markus Jochim

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A Spectro-Temporal Framework for Compensation of Reverberation for Speech Recognition, Kshitiz Kumar

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AUTOSAR Extensions for Predictable Task Synchronization in MultiCore ECUs, Karthik Lakshmanan, Gaurav Bhatia, and Ragunathan (Raj) Rajkumar

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TIE: Principled Reverse Engineering of Types in Binary Programs, JongHyup Lee, Thanassis Avgerinos, and David Brumley

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A domain-knowledge-inspired mathematical framework for the description and classification of H&E stained histopathology images., Melody L. Massar, Ramamurthy Bhagavatula, John A. Ozolek, Carlos A. Castro, Matthew Fickus, and Jelena Kovacevic

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Stochastic Time Reversal for Radar Detection, Nicholas A. O'Donoughue

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Algebraic Signal Processing Theory: Cooley–Tukey-Type Algorithms for Polynomial Transforms Based on Induction, Aliaksei Sandryhaila, Jelena Kovacevic, and Markus Puschel

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Compression of QRS complexes using Hermite expansion, Aliaksei Sandryhaila, Jelena Kovacevic, and Markus Puschel

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Computational Modeling of Photonic Crystal Microcavity Single-Photon Emitters, Nicole A. Saulnier

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Q: Exploit Hardening Made Easy, Edward J. Schwartz, Thanassis Avgerinos, and David Brumley

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Verifying Physical Endpoints to Secure Digital Systems, Ahren M. Studer

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UV-CAST: An Urban Vehicular Broadcast Protocol, Wantanee Viriyasitavat, Fan Bai, and Ozan K. Tonguz

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Logic-based programming for wireless sensor-actuator networks, Yizhi Wu and Anthony G. Rowe

Submissions from 2010

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Distributed Detection over Random Networks: Large Deviations Performance Analysis, Dragana Bajovic, Dusan Jakovetic, Joao Xavier, Bruno Sinopoli, and José M. F. Moura

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Convergence behavior of the Active Mask segmentation algorithm, Doru C. Balcan, Gowri Srinivasa, Matthew Fickus, and Jelena Kovacevic

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Automatic identification and delineation of germ layer components in H&E stained images of teratomas derived from human and nonhuman primate embryonic stem cells, Ramamurthy Bhagavatula, Matthew Fickus, W. Kelly, Chenlei Guo, John A. Ozolek, Carlos A. Castro, and Jelena Kovacevic

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QuaLe: A Quantum-Leap Inspired Model for Non-Stationary Analysis of NoC Traffic in Chip Multi-Processors, Paul Bogdan, Miray Kas, Radu Marculescu, and Onur Mutlu

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Exploring Indirect Vehicle-Bridge Interaction for Bridge SHM, Fernando Cerda, James H. Garrett, Jacobo Bielak, Ramamurthy Bhagavatula, and Jelena Kovacevic

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Computer Generation of Efficient Software Viterbi Decoders, Frederic de Mesmay, Srinivas Chellappa, Franz Franchetti, and Markus Puschel

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Gossip Algorithms for Distributed Signal Processing, Alexandros G. Dimakis, Soummya Kar, José M. F. Moura, Michael G. Rabbat, and Anna Scaglione

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Topology-aware Quality-of-Service Support in Highly Integrated Chip Multiprocessors, Boris Grot, Stephen W. Keckler, and Onur Mutlu

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Convergence Rate Analysis of Distributed Gossip (Linear Parameter) Estimation: Fundamental Limits and Tradeoffs, Soummya Kar and José M. F. Moura

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Moderate Deviations of a Random Riccati Equation, Soummya Kar and José M. F. Moura

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Kalman Filtering with Intermittent Observations: Weak Convergence to a Stationary Distribution, Soummya Kar, Bruno Sinopoli, and José M. F. Moura

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Self-Healing Circuits Using Statistical Element Selection, Gokce Keskin

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Thread Cluster Memory Scheduling: Exploiting Differences in Memory Access Behavior, Yoongu Kim, Michael Papamichael, Onur Mutlu, and Mor Harchol-Balter

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DRAM-Aware Last-Level Cache Writeback: Reducing Write-Caused Interference in Memory Systems, Chang Joo Lee, Veynu Narasiman, Eiman Ebrahimi, Onur Mutlu, and Yale N. Patt

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Concurrent Autonomous Self-Test for Uncore Components in System-on-Chips, Yanjing Li, Onur Mutlu, Donald S. Gardner, and Subhashish Mitra

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Local Histograms for Classifying H&E Stained Tissues., Melody L. Massar, Ramamurthy Bhagavatula, Matthew Fickus, and Jelena Kovacevic

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Hardware implementation of the discrete fourier transform with non-power-of-two problem size, Peter A. Milder, Franz Franchetti, James C. Hoe, and Markus Puschel

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Trust Extension as a Mechanism for Secure Code Execution on Commodity Computers, Bryan Parno

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A Model-Based Design Approach for Wireless Sensor-Actuator Networks, Anthony G. Rowe, Gaurav Bhatia, and Raj Rajkumar

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All You Ever Wanted to Know About Dynamic Taint Analysis and Forward Symbolic Execution (but might have been afraid to ask), Edward J. Schwartz, Thanassis Avgerinos, and David Brumley

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A Contractual Anonymity System, Edward J. Schwartz, David Brumley, and Jonathan M. McCune

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Telescoping Recursive Representations and Estimation of Gauss-Markov Random Fields, Divyanshu Vats and José M. F. Moura

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Computer Generation of Platform-Adapted Physical Layer Software, Yevgen Voroneko, Volodymyr Arbatov, Christian R. Berger, Ronghui Peng, Markus Puschel, and Franz Franchetti

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Fast and robust active contours for image segmentation, Wei Yu, Franz Franchetti, Yao-Jen Chang, and Tsuhan Chen

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Fast bilateral filtering by adapting block size, Wei Yu, Franz Franchetti, James C. Hoe, Yao-Jen Chang, and Tsuhan Chen

Submissions from 2009

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Weight Optimization for Consensus Algorithms with Correlated Switching Topology, Dusan Jakovetic, Joao Xavier, and José M. F. Moura

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DILAND: An Algorithm for Distributed Sensor Localization with Noisy Distance Measurements, Usman A. Khan, Soummya Kar, and José M. F. Moura

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Higher Dimensional Consensus: Learning in Large-Scale Networks, Usman A. Khan, Soummya Kar, and José M. F. Moura

Submissions from 2008

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Analysis-Resistant Malware, John Bethencourt, Dawn Song, and Brent Waters

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Automatic Patch-Based Exploit Generation is Possible: Techniques and Implications, David Brumley, Pongsin Poosankam, Dawn Song, and Jiang Zheng

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Would Diversity Really Increase the Robustness of the Routing Infrastructure Against Software Defects?, Juan Caballero, Theocharis Kampouris, Dawn Song, and Jia Wang

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Cell Shape and Patterning Considerations for Magnetic Random Access Memory (MRAM) Fabrication, Robert Ditizio, Paul Werbaneth, Tegal Corporation, and Jian-Gang Zhu

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Distributed Parameter Estimation in Sensor Networks: Nonlinear Observation Models and Imperfect Communication, Soummya Kar, José M. F. Moura, and Kavita Ramanan

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HookFinder: Identifying and Understanding Malware Hooking Behaviors, Zhenkai Liang, Heng Yin, and Dawn Song

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Limits of Learning-Based Signature Generation with Adversaries, Shobha Venkataraman, Avrim Blum, and Dawn Song

Submissions from 2007

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Provable Data Possession at Untrusted Stores, Giuseppe Ateniese, Randal Burns, Reza Curtmola, Joseph Herring, Lea Kissner, Zachary Peterson, and Dawn Song

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Towards Automatic Discovery of Deviations in Binary Implementations with Applications to Error Detection and Fingerprint Generation, David Brumley, Juan Caballero, Zhenkai Liang, James Newsome, and Dawn Song