October 16-18, 2023

Stony Brook, NY, USA

Program of the MASCOTS 2023 Conference

DAY 1: Monday, October 16, 2023

8:30-13:00 Registration desk open
9:15-9:30 Workshop Opening Remarks
9:30-10:30 Workshop Session 1 (session chair: Byungchul Tak): 
  • Analyzing File Access Patterns on Large-Scale HPC Systems: Opportunities
    for File Prefetching
    ; Ahmad Maroof Karimi, Arnab K. Paul, Jong Choi, Lipeng Wan and Feiyi Wang
  • Modeling The Impact of System-level Parameters on I/O Performance of HPC
    Applications; Debasmita Biswas, Arnab K. Paul, Sarah Neuwirth and Ali R. Butt
  • Investigating Multi-tier and QoS-aware Caching based on ARC; Lydia Ait Oucheggou, Stéphane Rubini, Abdella Battou and Jalil Boukhobza
10:30-11:00 Coffee/Snack Break
11:00-12:00 Workshop Session 2 (session chair: Tadeusz Czachórski):
  • Advancing Cloud Sustainability: A Versatile Framework for Container
    Power Model Training; Sunyanan Choochotkaew, Chen Wang, Huamin Chen, Tatsuhiro Chiba, Marcelo Amaral, Eun Kyung Lee and Tamar Eilam
  • Modeling and Estimation of LPAR Energy Consumption for IBM POWER9
    Systems; Niteesh Dubey, Joefon Jann, Pratap Pattnaik, Joseph F Prisco, Mike Petrich, Kaustabha Ray, Umamaheswari Devi, Aanchal Goyal, Arthur Parkos and Stacey Gifford
  • Structural Semantics Management: an Application of the Chase in
    Networking; Anduo Wang, Mubashir Anwar, Fangping Lan and Matthew Caesar
12:00-13:00 Buffet Lunch
13:00-13:15 Conference Opening Remarks
13:15-14:45 Keynote: Dr. Tamar Eilam, IBM Research (session chair: Anshul Gandhi):
  • The elephant in the room: Is AI Sustainable?
14:45-15:15 Coffee/Snack Break
15:15-17:15 Conference Session 1 – Deployment Challenges (session chair: Y. C. Tay): 
  • License Forecasting and Scheduling For HPC; Ahmed Burak Gulhan, Gulsum Gudukbay Akbulut, Amit Amritkar, Jack Sampson, Vasant Honovar, Adam Focht, Chuck Pavloski and Mahmut Kandemir
  • MicroVM on Edge: Is It Ready for Prime Time?; Kyungwoon Lee and Byungchul Tak
  • Performance Overheads of Confidential Virtual Machines; Mingjie Yan and Kartik Gopalan
  • Modeling of AoI Minimization for (m,k)-firm Streams in 5G Networks; Beom-Su Kim, Byung Hyun Lim, BeomKyu Suh, Ki-Il Kim and Sangtae Ha


DAY 2: Tuesday, October 17, 2023

9:00-11:00 Registration desk open
9:00-10:30 Conference Session 2 – Theory and
Modeling (session chair: Bruno Tuffin): 
  • On the Performance Evaluation of Distributed Join-Idle-Queue Load
    Balancing; Benny Van Houdt
  • Preferential attachment hypergraph with vertex deactivation; Frederic Giroire, Nicolas Nisse, Kostiantyn Ohulchanskyi, Małgorzata Sulkowska and Thibaud Trolliet
  • Modelling the Energy Performance of Off-Grid Sustainable Green Cellular
    Base Stations; Godlove Suila Kuaban, Erol Gelenbe, Tadeusz Czachorski and Piotr Czekalski
10:30-11:00 Coffee/Snack Break
11:00-12:30 Conference Session 3 – Security and
Machine Learning (session chair: Kartik Gopalan):
  • Decentralized Online Federated G-Network Learning for Lightweight
    Intrusion Detection; Mert Nakıp, Baran Can Gül and Erol Gelenbe
  • Interdependent Mission Impact Assessment of an IoT System with
    Hypergame-Theoretic Attack-Defense Behavior Modeling; Ashrith Reddy Thukkaraju, Han Jun Yoon, Shou Matsumoto, Jair Feldens Ferrari, Donghwan Lee, Myung Kil Ahn, Paulo Costa and Jin-Hee Cho
  • Machine Learning Approach for Mobility Context Classification using
    Radio Beacons; Jana Koteich and Nathalie Mitton
12:30-13:30 Buffet Lunch
13:30-15:00 Keynote: Dr. Siddhartha Sen, Microsoft Research New York City
(session chair: Maria Carla Calzarossa)
15:00-15:30 Coffee/Snack Break
15:30-17:00 Conference Session 4 – Learning
systems (session chair: Siddhartha Sen): 
  • TorchAxf: Enabling Rapid Simulation of Approximate DNN Models using
    GPU-based Floating-Point Computing Framework; Myeongjin Kwak, Jeonggeun Kim and Yongtae Kim
  • Training K-means on Embedded Devices: a Deadline-aware and Energy
    Efficient Design; Hafsa Kara Achira, Camelia Slimani and Jalil Boukhobza
  • Interpretable Modeling of Deep Reinforcement Learning Driven Scheduling; Boyang Li, Zhiling Lan and Michael Papka
17:30 Banquet Transportation to Old Field Club
18:00-21:00 Banquet
21:00 Return Transportation to hotel

DAY 3: Wednesday, October 18, 2023

9:00-10:30 Registration desk open
9:00-10:00 Conference Session 5 – 5G (session chair: Zhiling Lan): 
  • An Economic Analysis of 5G Network Slicing and the Impact of Regulation; Yassine Hadjadj-Aoul, Mael Le Treust, Patrick Maille and Bruno Tuffin
  • Can 5G mmWave Enable Edge-Assisted Real-Time Object Detection for
    Augmented Reality?; Moinak Ghoshal, Z. Jonny Kong, Qiang Xu, Zixiao Lu, Shivang Aggarwal, Imran Khan, Jiayi Meng, Yuanjie Li, Y. Charlie Hu and Dimitrios Koutsonikolas
10:00-10:30 Coffee/Snack Break
10:30-12:00 Keynote: Prof. Vishal Misra, Columbia University (session chair: Jayaram Kallapalayam Radhakrishnan):
  • From Self-Similarity to LLMs: A journey with Markov Models

12:00-13:00 Buffet Lunch
13:00-15:00 Conference Session 6 – Storage and
Caching (session chair: Jalil Boukhobza): 
  • DP-DNA: A Digital Pattern-Aware DNA Encoding Scheme to Improve Encoding
    Density of DNA Storage; Bingzhe Li, Li Ou, Bo Yuan and David Du
  • Guiding Simulations of Multi-Tier Storage Caches Using Knee Detection; Tyler Estro, Mário Antunes, Pranav Bhandari, Anshul Gandhi, Geoff Kuenning, Yifei Liu, Carl Waldspurger, Avani Wildani and Erez Zadok
  • RETINA: Cross-layered Key-Value Store for Computational Storage; Madhava Krishnan Ramanathan, Naga Sanjana Bikonda, Shashwat Jain, Wook-Hee Kim, Vishwanath Maram, Changwoo Min and Hamid Hadian
  • OCTOKV: An Agile Network-Based Key-Value Storage System with Robust Load
    Orchestration; Yeohyeon Park, Junhyeok Park, Awais Khan, Jungwhan Park, Chang-Gyu Lee, Woosuk Chung and Youngjae Kim
15:00-15:15 Closing Remarks
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