Publications

2016

Ali Shemshadi, Quan Z. Sheng. and Yongrui Qin. Efficient Pattern Matching for Large Graphs with Multi-Label Nodes. Knowledge-Based Systems, Elsevier, 2016 (to appear)

Athman Bouguettaya, Munindar Singh, Michael Huhns, Quan Z. Sheng, Hai Dong, Qi Yu, Azadeh Ghari-Neiat, Sajib Mistry, Boualem Benatallah, Brahim Medjahed, Mourad Ouzzani, Fabio Casati, Xumin Liu, Hongbing Wang, Dimitrios Georgakopoulos, Liang Chen, Surya Nepal, Zaki Malik, Abdelkarim Erradi, Yan Wang, Brian Blake, Schahram Dustdar, Frank Leymann, and Mike Papazoglou. A Service Computing Manifesto: The Next 10 Years. Communications of the ACM (CACM), 2016 (to appear).

Yihong Zhang, Claudia Szabo, and Quan Z. Sheng. Improved Object and Event Monitoring on Twitter Through Lexical Analysis and User Profiling. The 17th International Conference on Web Information System Engineering (WISE 2016). Shanghai, China, November 7-10, 2016.

Wei Emma Zhang, Quan Z. Sheng, Kerry L. Taylor, Yongrui Qin, and Lina Yao. Learning-based SPARQL Query Performance Modeling and Predication. The 17th International Conference on Web Information System Engineering (WISE 2016). Shanghai, China, November 7-10, 2016.

Xianzhi Wang, Quan Z. Sheng, Lina Yao, Xue Li, Xiu Susie Fang, Xiaofei Xu, and Boualem Benatallah. Truth Discovery via Exploiting Implications from Multi-Source Data. The 25th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2016). Indianapolis, USA, October 24-28, 2016.

Xianzhi Wang, Quan Z. Sheng, Lina Yao, Xue Li, Xiu Susie Fang, Xiaofei Xu, and Boualem Benatallah. Empowering Truth Discovery with Multi-Truth Prediction. The 25th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2016). Indianapolis, USA, October 24-28, 2016.

Wei Emma Zhang, Mingkui Tan, Quan Z. Sheng, Qinfeng Shi, and Lina Yao. Efficient Orthogonal Non-negative Matrix Factorization over Stiefel Manifold. The 25th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2016). Indianapolis, USA, October 24-28, 2016.

T. Allan, B. B. Brumley, K. Falkner, J. van de Pol and Y. Yarom, Amplifying Side Channels Through Performance Degradation, ACSAC 2016, Los Angeles, CA, US, Dec 2016.

L. Birdsey, C. Szabo, K. Falkner: CASL: A Declarative Domain Specific Language For Modeling Complex Adaptive Systems, Winter Simulation Conference, December 2016.

C. Pereida García, B. B. Brumley and Y. Yarom, “Make Sure DSA Signing Exponentiations Really are Constant-Time”, 23rd ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2016), Vienna, Austria, 24-28 October 2016

D. Genkin, L. Pachmanov, I. Pipman, E. Tromer and Y. Yarom, ECDSA Key Extraction from Mobile Devices via Nonintrusive Physical Side Channels. 23rd ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2016), Vienna, Austria, 24-28 October 2016.

K. Falkner, C. Szabo, V. Chiprianov, G. Puddy, M. Rieckmann, D. Fraser & C. Aston. “Model-driven Performance Prediction of Systems of Systems”. Invited Paper, Models’2016, October 2016.

Sen Wang, Feiping Nie, Xiaojun Chang, Xue Li, Quan Z. Sheng, and Lina Yao. Uncovering Locally Discriminative Structure for Feature Analysis. The European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML-PKDD 2016). Riva del Garda, Italy, September 19-23, 2016.

Wenjie Ruan, Quan Z. Sheng, Lei Yang, Tao Gu, Peipei Xu, and Longfei Shangguan. AudioGest: Enabling Fine-Grained Hand Gesture Detection by Decoding Echo Signals. The 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp 2016). Heidelberg, Germany, 12-16 September, 2016.

Lina Yao, Feiping Nie, Quan Z. Sheng, Tao Gu, Xue Li, and Sen Wang. Learning from Less for Better: Semi-Supervised Activity Recognition via Shared Structures Discovery. The 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp 2016). Heidelberg, Germany, 12-16 September, 2016.

Yongrui Qin, Lina Yao, and Quan Z. Sheng. Approximate Semantic Matching Over Linked Data Streams. The 27th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2016). Porto, Portugal, 5-8 September, 2016.

Ali Shemshadi, Quan Z. Sheng, and Yongrui Qin. ThingSeek: A Crawler and Search Engine for the Internet of Things. The 39th Annual ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR 2016). System Demo, Pisa, Italy, July 17-21, 2016

Wenjie Ruan, Quan Z. Sheng, Lina Yao, Tao Gu, and Longfei Shangguan. Device-Free Indoor Localization and Tracking through Human-Object Interactions. The 17th International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM 2016), Coimbra, Portugal, June 21-24, 2016.

L. Groot Bruinderink, A. Hülsing, T. Lange and Y. Yarom, Flush, Gauss, and Reload – A Cache Attack on the BLISS Lattice-Based Signature Scheme. Conference on Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems (CHES 2016), Sant Barbara, CA, US, August 2016.

Y. Yarom, D. Genkin and N. Heninger, CacheBleed: A Timing Attack on OpenSSL Constant Time RSA. Conference on Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems (CHES 2016), Sant Barbara, CA, US, August 2016.

K. Falkner, C. Szabo, V. Chiprianov, G. Puddy, M. Rieckmann, D. Fraser & C. Aston. “Model-driven Performance Prediction of Systems of Systems”. In Journal of Software & Systems Modeling, July 2016. doi:10.1007/s10270-016-0547-8

Ling Chen, Xue Li, Yi Yang, Hanna Kurniawati, Quan Z. Sheng, Hsiao-Yun Hu, and Nicole Huang. Personal Health Indexing based on Medical Examinations: A Data Mining Approach. Decision Support Systems (DSS), Elservier, 2016 (to appear).

Yongrui Qin, Quan Z. Sheng, Nickolas J. Falkner, Schahram Dustdar, Hua Wang, and Athanasios V. Vasilakos. When Things Matter: A Survey on Data-Centric Internet of Things. Journal of Network and Computer Applications (JNCA), Elsevier, 2016 (to appear).

Yihong Zhang, Claudia Szabo, and Quan Z. Sheng. Reduce or Remove: Individual Sensor Reliability Profiling and Data Cleaning. Intelligent Data Analysis, 2016 (to appear)

Wei Emma Zhang, Quan Z. Sheng, Kerry Taylor, Yongrui Qin, Lina Yao, Ali Shemshadi, SECF: Improving SPAQL Querying Performance with Proactive Fetching and Caching. The 31st ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC 2016), Pisa, Italy, April 4-8, 2016.

Wenjie Ruan, Quan Z. Sheng, Lina Yao, Lei Yang, and Tao Gu, HOI-Loc: Towards Unobstructive Human Localization with Probabilistic Multi-Sensor Fusion, The 14th IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom 2016), Work-in-Progress Track, Sydney, Australia, March 14-18, 2016.

Wenjie Ruan, Quan Z. Sheng, Lina Yao, Khoi Nguyen Tran, and Yu Chieh Yang, PreventDark: Automatically Detecting and Preventing Problematic Use of Smartphones in Darkness, The 14th IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom 2016), Demo Track, Sydney, Australia, March 14-18, 2016.

F. Liu, Q. Ge, Y. Yarom, F. Mckeen, C. Rozas, G. Heiser, R. B. Lee, CATalyst: Defeating Last-Level Cache Side Channel Attacks in Cloud Computing, HPCA 2016, Barcelona, Spain, March 2016.

2015

G. Li, Y. Yarom and D. C. Ranasinghe, Exploiting Transformations of the Galois Configuration to Improve Guess-and-Determine Attacks on NFSRs, in Cryptology ePrint archive 2015/1045

Y. Yarom, Q. Ge, F. Liu, R. B. Lee and G. Heiser, Mapping the Intel Last-Level Cache, in Cryptology ePrint archive 2015/905

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Wenjie Ruan, Xue Li, Sen Wang, and Zhi Yang. Unobtrusive Posture Recognition via Online Learning of Multi-Dimensional RFID Received Signal Strength. The 21st IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS 2015), Melbourne, Australia, December 14-17, 2015.

Yihong Zhang, Claudia Szabo, and Quan Z. Sheng. An Estimation Maximization based Approach for Finding Reliable Sensors in Environmental Sensing Data. The 21st IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS 2015), Melbourne, Australia, December 14-17, 2015.

Yongrui Qin, Hua Wang, Ji Zhang, Xiaohui Tao, Wei Emma Zhang, Kerry Taylor, and Quan Z. Sheng. Efficient Algorithms for Scheduling XML Data in Wireless Broadcast Environments. The 21st IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS 2015), Melbourne, Australia, December 14-17, 2015.

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Xue Li, Sen Wang, Tao Gu, Wenjie Ruan, and Wan Zou. Freedom: Online Activity Recognition via Dictionary-based Sparse Representation of RFID Sensing Data. In Proc. of the 15th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM 2015), Atlantic, NJ, USA, November 14-17, 2015

Ali Shemshadi, Lina Yao, Yongrui Qin, Quan Z. Sheng, and Yihong Zhang. ECS: A Framework for Diversified and Relevant Searching for the Internet of Things. In Proc. of the 16th International Conference on Web Information System Engineering (WISE 2015), Miami, Florida, November 1-3, 2015

Yihong Zhang, Claudia Szabo, Quan Z. Sheng, and Xiu Susie Fang. Classifying Perspectives on Twitter: Immediate Observation, Affection, and Speculation. In Proc. of the 16th International Conference on Web Information System Engineering (WISE 2015), Miami, Florida, November 1-3, 2015

Yihong Zhang, Claudia Szabo, and Quan Z. Sheng. Sense and Focus: Towards Effective Location Inference and Event Monitoring on Twitter, In Proc. of the 16th International Conference on Web Information System Engineering (WISE 2015), Miami, Florida, November 1-3, 2015

Javier Álvarez Cid-Fuentes, Claudia Szabo and Katrina Falkner, Online Behavior Identification in Distributed Systems. In Proceedings of the 34th Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems (SRDS 2015).

Xiaofei Xu, Quan Z. Sheng, Liang-Jie Zhang, Yushun Fan, and Schahram Dustdar. From Big Data to Big Service: A Visionary View. IEEE Computer, Vol 48, No 7, pp 112-115, July 2015.

Xianzhi Wang, Quan Z. Sheng, Xiu Susie Fang, Lina Yao, Xiaofei Xu, and Xue Li. An Integrated Bayesian Approach for Effective Multi-Truth Discovery, In Proc. of the 24th International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2015), Melbourne, Australia, October 19-23, 2015

Xianzhi Wang, Quan Z. Sheng, Xiu Susie Fang, Xue Li, Xiaofei Xu, and Lina Yao. Approximate Truth Discovery via Problem Scale Reduction, In Proc. of the 24th International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2015), Melbourne, Australia, October 19-23, 2015

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Wenjie Ruan, Tao Gu, Nickolas J.G. Falkner, Xue Li, and Zhi Yang. RF-Care: Device-Free Posture Monitoring of Elderly People Using a Passive RFID Tag Array. The 12th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (MobiQuitous 2015). Coimbra, Portugal, July 22-24, 2015.

Wenjie Ruan, Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Nickolas J.G. Falkner, and Xue Li. TagFall: Towards Device-Free, Fine-Grained Fall Detection based on UHF Passive RFID Tags. The 12th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (MobiQuitous 2015). Coimbra, Portugal, July 22-24, 2015.

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Yongrui Qin, Xianzhi Wang, and Ali Shemshadi, Context-aware Point-of-Interest Recommendation Using Tensor Factorization with Social Regularization, The 38th Annual ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR 2015). Santiago, Chile, August 9-13, 2015.

Lina Yao, Xianzhi Wang, Quan Z. Sheng, Wenjie Ruan, and Wei Emma Zhang, Service Recommendation for Mashup Composition with Implicit Correlation Regularization, The 22nd IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS 2015). New York, USA, June 27-July 2, 2015.

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Anne H.H. Ngu, Byron Gao, Xue Li, and Sen Wang. Multi-Label Classification via Learning a Unified Object-Label Graph with Sparse Representation. World Wide Web Journal, Springer, 2015. (to appear).

Sen Wang, Pingbo Pan, Guodong Long, Weitong Chen, Xue Li, and Quan Z. Sheng. Compact Representation for Large-Scale Unconstrained Video Analysis, World Wide Web Journal, Springer, 2015 (to appear)

Sen Wang, Feiping Nie, Xiaojun Chang, Lina Yao, Xue Li, Quan Z. Sheng Unsupervised Feature Analysis with Class Margin Optimization. The European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML-PKDD 2015). Porto, Portugal, September 7-11, 2015

Abdullah Alfazi, Quan Z. Sheng, Yongrui Qin, and Talal H. Noor. Ontology-based Automatic Cloud Service Categorization for Enhancing Cloud Service Discovery.The 19th IEEE International EDOC Conference (EDOC 2015). Adelaide, Australia, September 21-25, 2015

Naga Jyothi Kunchala, Jian Yu, Quan Z. Sheng, Yanbo Han, and Sira Yongchareon. Synthesis of Artifact Lifecycles from Activity-Centric Process Models. The 19th IEEE International EDOC Conference (EDOC 2015). Adelaide, Australia, September 21-25, 2015.

Zakaria Maamar, Vanilson Buregio, Noura Faci, Djamal Benslimane, and Quan Z. Sheng. Controlling Web 2.0 Applications in the Workplace. The 19th IEEE International EDOC Conference (EDOC 2015). Adelaide, Australia, September 21-25, 2015.

Scott Bourne, Claudia Szabo, and Quan Z. Sheng. Managing Configurable Business Process as a Service to Satisfy Client Transactional Requirements. The 12th IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC 2015). New York, USA, June 27-July 2, 2015.

Muhammad Aufeef Chauhan, Muhammad Ali Babar, Quan Z. Sheng, A Reference Architecture for a Cloud-based Tools as a Service Space, The 12th IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC 2015), New York, USA, June 27-July 2, 2015.

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Anne H.H. Ngu, and Xue Li, Things of Interest Recommendation by Leveraging Heterogeneous Relations in Internet of Things.  ACM Transactions on Internet Technology (TOIT), 2015. (to appear)

Yuval Yarom, Gefei Li and Damith C. Ranasinghe, Evaluation and Cryptanalysis of the Pandaka Lightweight Cipher, ACNS 2015, June 2015.

Xiu Susie Fang, Xianzhi Wang, and Quan Z. Sheng. Ontology Augmentation via Attribute Extraction from Multiple Types of Sources.  The 26th Australasian Database Conference (ADC 2015). Melbourne, Australia, June 4-6, 2015.

Xiu Susie Fang. Generating Actionable Knowledge from Big Data. In Proceedings of the 2015 SIGMOD PhD Symposium, May 31 – June 04 2015, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

Talal H. Noor, Quan Z. Sheng, Lina Yao, Schahram Dustdar, and Anne H.H. Ngu. CloudArmor: Supporting Trust Management in Cloud Environments. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS), 2015. (to appear).

A. Uzunov, E. Fernandez and K. Falkner. ASE: A Comprehensive Pattern-Driven Security Methodology for Distributed Systems. Computer Standards & Interfaces, Volume 41, September 2015, pages 112-137.

Yongrui Qin, Quan Z. Sheng, and Edward Curry, Matching over Linked Data Streams in the Internet of Things.  IEEE Internet Computing, 2015. (to appear).

Fangfei Liu, Yuval Yarom, Qian Ge, Gernot Heiser, and Ruby B. Lee, Last-Level Cache Side-Channel Attacks are Practical.  IEEE S&P 2015, pages 605-622, May 2015.

Wei Emma Zhang, Quan Z. Sheng, Kerry Taylor, and Yongrui Qin.”Identifying and Caching Hot Triples for Efficient RDF Query Processing”, The 20th International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA 2015). Hanoi, Vietnam, April 20-23, 2015.

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, and Schahram Dustdar. “Web-based Management of the Internet of Things”, IEEE Internet Computing, 2015. (to appear).

Talal H. Noor, Quan Z. Sheng, Sherali Zeadally, and Zakaria Maamar. “Managing Trust in the Cloud: State-of-the-Art and Research Challenges”, IEEE Computer, 2015 (to appear)

Sen Wang, Xiaojun Chang, Xue Li, Quan Z. Sheng, and Weitong Chen. “Multi-Task Support Vector Machines for Feature Selection with Shared Knowledge Discovery”, Signal Processing, Elsevier, 2015 (to appear)

Yanbo Wu, Hong Shen, and Quan Z. Sheng. “A Cloud-Friendly RFID Trajectory Clustering Algorithm in Uncertain Environments”. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 2015 (to appear)

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Anne H.H. Ngu, Jian Yu, and Aviv Segev. “Unified Collaborative and Content-Based Web Service Recommendation”. IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, 2015 (to appear).

Jian Yu, Quan Z. Sheng, Joshua K.Y. Swee, Jun Han, Chengfei Liu, and Talal H. Noor. “Model-Driven Development of Adaptive Web Service Processes with Aspects and Rules”. Journal of Computer and System Sciences, Elsevier, Vol 81, No 3, pp 533-552, 2015

Jiangang Ma, Quan Z. Sheng, Dong Xie, Jen Min Chuah, and Yongrui Qin. “Efficiently Managing Uncertain Data in RFID Sensor Networks”, World Wide Web Journal, Springer, 2015 (to appear).

Yongrui Qin, Quan Z. Sheng, and Wei Emma Zhang. “SIEF: Efficiently Answering Distance Queries for Failure Prone Graphs”, In Proc. of the 18th International Conference on Extending Database Technology (EDBT 2015). Brussels, Belgium, March 23-27, 2015.

Quan Z. Sheng, Xiaofei Xu, Xianzhi Wang, and Athanasios V. Vasilakos. “Service Provisioning in the Big Data Era”, Journal of Big Data, Springer, 2015.

Djamal Benslimane, Quan Z. Sheng, Mahmoud Barhamgi, and Henri Prade. “The Uncertain Web”, ACM Transactions on Internet Technology (TOIT), 2015.

Shuanjuan Li and Hong Shen. Minimizing the Maximum Sensor Movement for Barrier Coverage in the Plane, to appear in Proc. of INFOCOM 2015, Hong Kong (accepted).

J. van de Pol, N. P. Smart and Y. Yarom, Just a Little Bit More, CT-RSA 2015 pages 3-21, San Francisco, CA, USA, April 2015.

A. Uzunov, K. Falkner and E. B. Fernandez, A comprehensive pattern-oriented approach to engineering security methodologies. In Information and Software Technology, Volume 57, January 2015, pages 217-247.

2014

Talal H. Noor, Quan Z. Sheng, Athman Bouguettaya. Trust Management in Cloud Services. Springer, ISBN 978-3-319-12249-6, 2014.

Athman Bouguettaya, Quan Z. Sheng, and Florian Daniel (editors). Web Service Foundations. Springer, ISBN 978-1-4614-7517-0, 2014

Athman Bouguettaya, Quan Z. Sheng, and Florian Daniel (editors). Advanced Web Services. Springer, ISBN 978-1-4614-7534-7, 2014

Zakaria Maamar, Youakim Badr, Noura Faci, and Quan Z. Sheng. “Realizing an Ecosystem of Social Web Services”. Advanced Web Services, Springer, 2014

Talal H. Noor and Quan Z. Sheng. “Web Services based Trust Management in Cloud Environments”. Advanced Web Services, Springer, 2014.

Xin Zhao, Xue Li, Chaoyi Pang, Quan Z. Sheng, Sen Wang, and Mao Ye. “Structured Streaming Skeleton: A New Feature for Online Human Gesture Recognition”, ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications (ACM TOMM), Vol 11, No 1s, p 22, 2014.

Helen Ashman, Tim Brailsford, Alexandra Cristea, Quan Z. Sheng, Craig Stewart, Elaine Toms, and Vincent Wade. “The Ethical and Social Implications of Personalization Technologies for e-Learning”, Information & Management, Elsevier, Vol 51, No 6, pp 819-832, 2014

Wenjia Niu, Gang Li, Endong Tong, Quan Z. Sheng, Qian Li, Yue Hu, Athanasios V. Vasilakos, and Li Guo. “A Block-Aware Hybrid Data Dissemination with Hotspot Elimination in Wireless Sensor Networks”, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Vol 44, pp 120-133, September 2014.

Quan Z. Sheng, Xiaoqiang Qiao, Athanasios V. Vasilakos, Claudia Szabo, Scott Bourne, and Xiaofei Xu. “Web Services Composition: A Decade’s Overview”. Information Sciences, Vol 280, pp 218-238, October 2014.

Talal H. Noor, Quan Z. Sheng, Anne H.H. Ngu, and Schahram Dustdar. “Analysis of Web-Scale Cloud Services”, IEEE Internet Computing, Vol 18, No 4, July/August 2014.

Claudia Szabo, Quan Z. Sheng, Trent Kroeger, Yihong Zhang, and Jian Yu. “Science in the Cloud: Allocation and Execution of Data-Intensive Scientific Workflows”. Journal of Grid Computing, Springer, Vol 12, No 2, pp 245-264, 2014.

Ejub Kajan, Noura Faci, Zakaria Maamar, Alfred Loo, Aldina Pljaskovic, and Quan Z. Sheng. “The Network-based Business Process”. IEEE Internet Computing, Vol 18, No 2, pp 63-69, 2014.

Karim Benouaret, Djamal Benslimane, Allel Hadjali, Zakaria Maamar, Quan Z. Sheng. “Web Service Compositions with Fuzzy Preferences: A Graded Dominance Relationship based Approach”. ACM Transactions on Internet Technology (TOIT), Vol 13, No 4, p 12, 2014

Zakaria Maamar, Noura Faci, Khouloud Boukadi, Quan Z. Sheng, Lina Yao. “Commitments to Regulate Social Web Services Operation”. IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, Vol 7, No 2, pp 154-167, April-June 2014.

Sujith S. Matthew, Yacine Atif, Quan Z. Sheng, and Zakaria Maamar. “Building Sustainable Parking Lots with the Web of Things”. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, Vol 18, No 4, pp 895-907, 2014.

Quan Z. Sheng, Zakaria Maamar, Lina Yao, Claudia Szabo, and Scott Bourne. “Behavior Modeling and Automated Verification of Web Services”. Information Sciences, Elsevier, Vol 258, pp 416-433, 2014.

Abdullah Alfazi, Talal H. Noor, Quan Z. Sheng, and Yong Xu. “Towards Ontology-Enhanced Cloud Services Discovery”. In Proc. of the 10th International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications (ADMA 2014). Guilin, China, December 19-21, 2014.

Ling Chen, Xue Li, Sen Wang, Hsiao-Yun Hu, Nicole Huang, Quan Z. Sheng, and Mohamed Sharif. “Mining Personal Health Index from Annual Geriatric Medical Examinations”, In Proc. of the 14th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM 2014). Shenzhen, China, December 14-17, 2014 (acceptance rate: 19%)

Wenjie Ruan, Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Nickolas J.G. Falkner, and Xue Li. “TagTrack: Device-Free Localization and Tracking Using Passive RFID Tags”, In Proc. of the 11th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (MobiQuitous 2014). London, UK, December 2-5, 2014 (acceptance rate: 18.6%)

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Nickolas J.G. Falkner, and Anne H.H. Ngu. “ThingsNavi: Finding Most-Related Things via Multi-Dimensional Modeling of Human-Thing Interactions”, In Proc. of the 11th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (MobiQuitous 2014). London, UK, December 2-5, 2014 (acceptance rate: 18.6%)

Xiaoqiang Qiao, Quan Z. Sheng, and Wei Chen. “Handling Irreconcilable Mismatches in Web Services Mediation”, In Proc. of the 12th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2014). Paris, France, November 3-6, 2014.

Scott Bourne, Claudia Szabo, and Quan Z. Sheng. “TL-VIEWS: A Tool for Temporal Logic Verification of Transactional Behavior of Web Service Compositions”. In Proc. of the 12th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2014). Paris, France, November 3-6, 2014. (System demo)

Yongrui Qin, Quan Z. Sheng, Nickolas J.G. Falkner, Emma W. Zhang, and Hua Wang. “Indexing Linked Data in a Wireless Broadcast System with 3D Hilbert Space-Filling Curves”. In Proc. of the 23rd International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2014). Shanghai, China, November 3-7, 2014.

Yongrui Qin, Quan Z. Sheng, Nickolas J.G. Falkner, Ali Shemshadi, and Edward Curry. “Towards Efficient Dissemination of Linked Data in the Internet of Things”. In Proc. of the 23rd International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2014). Shanghai, China, November 3-7, 2014.

Lina Yao, Wenjie Ruan, Quan Z. Sheng, Xue Li, and Nickolas J.G. Falkner. “Exploring Tag-Free RFID-based Passive Localization and Tracking via Learning-based Probabilistic Approaches”, In Proc. of the 23rd International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2014). Shanghai, China, November 3-7, 2014

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Anne H.H. Ngu, and Byron Gao. “Keeping You in the Loop: Enabling Web-based Things Management in the Internet of Things”, In Proc. of the 23rd International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2014). Shanghai, China, November 3-7, 2014 (System demo)

Dong Xie, Yongrui Qin, Quan Z. Sheng, and Yong Xu. “Managing Uncertainties in RFID Applications: A Survey”, In Proc. of the 11th IEEE International Conference on e-Business Engineering (ICEBE 2014). Guangzhou, China, November 5-7, 2014.

Ali Shemshadi, Quan Z. Sheng, and Wei Emma Zhang. “A Decremental Search Approach for Large Scale Dynamic Ridesharing”, In Proc. of the 15th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE 2014). Thessaloniki, Greece, October 12-14, 2014.

Yihong Zhang, Claudia Szabo, and Quan Z. Sheng. “Cleaning Environmental Sensing Data Streams based on Individual Sensor Reliability”, In Proc. of the 15th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE 2014). Thessaloniki, Greece, October 12-14, 2014.

Jiangang Ma, Quan Z. Sheng, Lina Yao, Yong Xu. “Keyword Search over Web Documents based on Earth Mover’s Distance”. In Proc. of the 15th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE 2014). Thessaloniki, Greece, October 12-14, 2014.

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Anne H.H. Ngu, and Helen Ashman. “Exploring Recommendations in Internet of Things”. In Proc. of the 37th Annual ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR 2014), Gold Coast, Australia, July 6-11, 2014

Anne H.H. Ngu, Jiangang Ma, Quan Z. Sheng, Lina Yao, and Scott Julian. “ServiceXplorer: A Similarity-based Web Service Search Engine”. In Proc. of the 37th Annual ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR 2014), Gold Coast, Australia, July 6-11, 2014 (demo)

Quan Z. Sheng, Xue Li, Anne H.H. Ngu, and Dong Xie. “Web of Things”, Information Systems Frontiers, Springer, 2014

Quan Z. Sheng, Elhadi Shakshuki, and Jiangang Ma. “Advances in Ambient Information Systems and Applications”, Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, Vol 18, No 4, Springer, 2014.

Jian Yu, Quan Z. Sheng, Muhammad Younas, and Elhadi Shakshuki. “Advances in Context-Aware Mobile Services”, Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, Vol 18, No 5, Springer, 2014.

Jian Yu, Quan Z. Sheng, M. Younas, and Elhadi Shakshuki. “Advances in Mobile Web Information Systems”, Computing, Vol 96, No 7, Springer, 2014.

Quan Z. Sheng, Jing He, Guoren Wang, and Christian S. Jensen. “Web Technologies and Applications”, World Wide Web Journal, Springer, Vol 17, No 4, 2014

Wenhao Su and Hong Shen, “Incremental Feature Selection Based on Rough Set in Dynamic Incomplete Data”, Pattern Recognition, 47(12): 3890-3906 (2014).

Jun Wu, Zhi-Bo Xiao, Hai-Shuai Wang, Hong Shen: Learning with both unlabeled data and query logs for image search. Computers & Electrical Engineering 40(3): 964-973 (2014).

Hui Tian, Hong Shen, Yingpeng Sang: Maximizing network lifetime in wireless sensor networks with regular topologies. The Journal of Supercomputing 69(2): 512-527 (2014)

Kewen Liao and Hong Shen, “LP-Based Approximation Algorithms for Reliable 
Resource Allocation”, The Computer Journal, Oxford Press, 57(1): 154-164 (2014).

Wenhao Shu and Hong Shen. Updating attribute reduction in incomplete decision systems with the 
variation of attribute set, International Journal of Approximate Reasoning, 55(3): 867-884 (2014).

N. Benger, J. van de Pol, N. P. Smart and Y.Yarom, “Ooh, Aah… Just a Little Bit”: A Small Amount of Side Channel Can Go a Long Way.  In proceedings of CHES2014, September 2014.

Lachlan Birdsey and Claudia Szabo, An Architecture for Identifying Emergent Behavior in Multi-Agent Systems. In Proceedings of AAMAS, 2014.

Claudia Szabo and Yong Meng Teo, Understanding Complex Systems: Using Interaction as a Measure of Emergence, Winter Simulation Conference 2014

Y. Yarom and K. Falkner, FLUSH+RELOAD: a High Resolution, Low Noise, L3 Cache Side-Channel Attack. In Proceedings of USENIX Security, August 2014.

V. Chiprianov, K. Falkner, C. Szabo and G. Puddy, Architectural Support for Model-driven Performance Prediction of Distributed Real-time Embedded Systems of Systems. In Proceedings of ECSA 2014, August 2014.

M. Rieckmann, D. Fraser, V. Chiprianov, C. Szabo and K. Falkner, Demonstration of Model-driven Performance Prediction of Distributed Real-time Embedded Systems of Systems. In Proceedings of ECSA 2014, August 2014.

K. Falkner, V. Chiprianov, N. Falkner, C. Szabo and G. Puddy, A Model Driven Engineering Method for DRE Defence Systems Performance Analysis and Prediction. In Industry and Research Perspectives on Embedded System Design. A. Bagnato, L.S. Indrusiak, I.R. Quadri and M. Rossi (Eds). IGI Global, June 2014, 434 pages.

V. Chiprianov, K. Falkner, L. Gallon and M. Munier, Towards Modelling and Analysing Non-functional Properties of Systems of Systems. In Proceedings of the IEEE 9th International System of Systems Engineering Conference, June 2014.

J. van de Pol, N. P. Smart and Y. Yarom, Just a Little Bit More. In Cryptology ePrint Archive, 2014/434.

Dandan Zhang, Hong Shen, Hui Tian, Yidong Li, Yingpeng Sang. A Selectively Re-train Approach Based on Clustering to Classify Concept-drifting Data Streams with Skewed Distribution, in Proc. of the 18th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’14), Tainan, Taiwan, 2014.

Ke Ji, Hong Shen, Hui Tian, Yanbo Wu and Jun Wu. Two-Phase Layered Learning Recommendation via Category Structure, in Proc. of the 18th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’14), Tainan, Taiwan, 2014.

Wenhao Shu and Hong Shen. A New Evaluation Function for Entropy-based Feature Selection from Incomplete Data, in Proc. of the 18th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’14), Tainan, Taiwan, 2014.

A. Uzunov, K. Falkner and E. Fernandez, A Comprehensive Pattern-Driven Security Methodology for Distributed Systems. In Proceedings of the 23rd Australasian Software Engineering Conference (ASWEC), April, 2014.

Y. Yarom and N. Benger, Recovering OpenSSL ECDSA Nonces Using the FLUSH+RELOAD Cache Side-Channel Attack. In Cryptology ePrint Archive, 2014/140.

2013

A. Tolk, B. Heath, M Ihrig, J. Padilla, E Page, E Suarez, C. Szabo, P. Weirich, L. Yilmaz, Epistemology of Modeling and Simulation, Proceedings of the Winter Simulation Conference, December, 2013

K. Falkner, V. Chiprianov, N. Falkner, C. Szabo, G. Puddy, Modeling scenarios for the performance prediction of distributed real-time embedded systems. In Proceedings of the 2013 Military Communications and Information Systems Conference (MILCIS), November 2013.

M. Britton, K. Falkner and G. Puddy, Combat Management Systems: Predicting performance early in the design lifecycle. In Proceedings of the 2013 Military Communications and Information Systems Conference (MILCIS), November 2013.

Y. Yarom and K. Falkner, FLUSH+RELOAD: a High Resolution, Low Noise, L3 Cache Side-Channel Attack. In Cryptology ePrint Archive, 2013/448.

Quan Z. Sheng and Jesper Kjeldskov (editors). Current Trends in Web Engineering – ICWE 2013 Workshops and PhD Symposium. Springer, LNCS 8295, 2013.

Elhadi Shakshuki, Karim Djouani, Quan Z. Sheng, Mohamed Younis, Eduardo Vaz, Wyane Groszko (Eds): Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT 2013). Elsevier 2013.

Armin Haller, Guanyan Huang, Zhisheng Huang, Helen Paik, and Quan Z. Sheng. Web Information Systems Engineering – Combined WISE 2011 and WISE 2012 Workshops, Springer 2013.

Aditya Ghose, Huibiao Zhu, Qi Yu, Alex Delis, Quan Z. Sheng, Olivier Perrin, Jianmin Wang, and Yan Wang. Service-Oriented Computing – ICSOC 2012 Workshops, Revised Selected Papers, LNCS 7759, Springer 2013

Sujith S. Matthew, Yacine Atif, Quan Z. Sheng, and Zakaria Maamar. The Web of Things: Challenges and Enabling Technologies. Internet of Things and Inter-cooperative Computational Technologies for Collective Intelligence, Springer, 2013

Yanbo Wu, Quan Z. Sheng, and Sherali Zeadally. RFID: Opportunities and Challenges. In Wireless Technologies: 4G and Beyond, N. Chilamkurti, S. Zeadally, H. Chaouchi (Ed.), Springer, 2013

Talal H. Noor, Quan Z. Sheng, Sherali Zeadally, and Jian Yu. “Trust Management of Services in Cloud Environments: Obstacles and Solutions”. ACM Computing Surveys, Vol 46, No 1, p 12, 2013

Yanbo Wu, Quan Z. Sheng, Hong Shen, and Sherali Zeadally. “Modeling Object Flows from Distributed and Federated RFID Data Streams for Efficient Tracking and Tracing”. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS). Vol 24, No 10, pp 2036-2045, 2013

Said Elnaffar, Zakaria Maamar, and Quan Z. Sheng. “When Clouds Start Socializing: The Sky Model”. International Journal of E-Business Research (IJEBR), Vol 9, No 2, pp 1-7, 2013.

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Byron Gao, Anne H.H. Ngu, and Xue Li. “A Model for Correlation Discovery of Ubiquitous Things”, In Proc. of the 13th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM 2013), Dallas, Texas, USA, December 7-10, 2013 (acceptance rate: 19%)

Talal H. Noor, Quan Z. Sheng, Anne H.H. Ngu, Abdullah Alfazi, and Jeriel Law. “CloudArmor: A Platform for Credibility-based Trust Management of Cloud Services”. In Proc. of the 22nd ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2013), San Francisco, CA, USA, October 27-November 1, 2013.

Xin Zhao, Xue Li, Chaoyi Pang, Xiaofeng Zhu, and Quan Z. Sheng. “Online Human Gesture Recognition from Motion Data Streams”. In Proc. of the 21st ACM International Conference on Multimedia (ACM MM 2013), Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain, 21-25 October, 2013. (Nomination for Best Paper Award, acceptance rate: 19%)

Scott Bourne, Claudia Szabo, and Quan Z. Sheng. “Verifying Transactional Requirements of Web Service Compositions with Temporal Logic Templates”. In Proc. of the 14th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE 2013). Nanjing, China, October 13-15, 2013.

Dong Xie, Quan Z. Sheng, Jiangang Ma, Yun Cheng, Yongrui Qin, and Rui Zeng. “A Framework for Processing Uncertain RFID Data in Supply Chain Management”. In Proc. of the 14th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE 2013). Nanjing, China, October 13-15, 2013.

Xue Li, Quan Z. Sheng, Chaoyi Pang, Xin Zhao, and Sen Wang. “Effective Approaches in Human Action Recognition”, In Proc. of 2013 International Conference on Advanced Computer Science and Information Systems (ICASIS 2013), Bali, Indonesia, September 28-29, 2013 (keynote paper).

Sujith Mathew, Yacine Atif, Quan Z. Sheng, Zakaria Maamar. “Towards an Efficient Sales Pitch with the Web of Things”. In Proc. of the 10th IEEE International Conference on e-Business Engineering (ICEBE 2013), Coventry, UK, 11-13 September, 2013

Yongrui Qin, Quan Z. Sheng, Muntazir Mehdi, Hua Wang, and Dong Xie. “Effectively Delivering XML Information in Periodic Broadcast Environments”, In Proc. of the 24th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2013), Prague, Czech Republic, 26-30 August, 2013.

Talal H. Noor, Quan Z. Sheng, and Abdullah Alfazi. “Detecting Occasional Reputation Attacks on Cloud Services”. In Proc. of the 13th International Conference on Web Engineering (ICWE 2013), Aalborg, Denmark, 8-12 July 2013.

Talal H. Noor, Quan Z. Sheng, Abdullah Alfazi, Anne H.H. Ngu, and Jeriel Law. “CSCE: A Crawler Engine for Cloud Services Discovery on the World Wide Web”. In Proc. of the IEEE 20th International Conference on Web Services (ICWS 2013), Santa Clara Marriott, CA, USA, 27 June to 2 July 2013.

Talal H. Noor, Quan Z. Sheng, and Abdullah Alfazi. “Reputation Attacks Detection for Effective Trust Assessment of Cloud Services”. In Proc. of the 12th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (TrustCom 2013), Melbourne, Australia, 16-18 July 2013.

Sujith S. Mathew, Quan Z. Sheng, Yacine Atif, and Zakaria Maamar. “A New Parking System based on the Web of Things”. In Proc. of the 2nd International Workshop on Computing and Networking for Internet of Things (ComNet-IoT 2013), in conjunction with ICDCN 2013, Mumbai, India, 3-6 January, 2013.

Hong Shen and Longkun Guo, “An 8-Approximation Algorithm for Computing Rooted 3-Vertex Connected Minimum Steiner Networks”, IEEE Transactions on Computers, 62(9): 1684-1693 (2013).

Hong Shen and Shihong Xu, Approximation Algorithms for Fault Tolerant for Facility Application, SIAM Journal on Discrete Mathematics, 27(3): 1584-1609, (2013).

Yidong Li and Hong Shen. On Identity Disclosure Control for Hypergraph-based Data Publishing, IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, 8(8): 1384-1396 (2013).

Jun Wu, Hong Shen, Yidong Li, Zhi-Bo Xiao, Ming-Yu Lu, Chun-Li Wang. Learning in A Hybrid Similarity Measure for Image Retrieval, Pattern Recognition, 46(11): 2927-2939 (2013).

Longkun Guo and Hong Shen, “On Finding Min-Min Disjoint Paths”, Algorithmica, 66(3): 641-653 (2013).

Xuangou Wu, Yan Xiong, Wenchao Huang, Hong Shen, Mingxi Li, “An efficient compressive data gathering routing scheme for large-scale wireless sensor networks”, Computers & Electrical Engineering, 39(6): 1935-1946 (2013).

C. Szabo, Y.M. Teo Post-mortem Analysis of Emergent Behavior in Complex Simulation Models, Proceeding of the 27th ACM SIGSIM Workshop on Principles of Advanced and Distributed Simulation, 2013.

Y.M. Teo, L. Linh and C. Szabo, Formalization of Emergence in Multi-agent Systems, Proceeding of the 27th ACM SIGSIM Workshop on Principles of Advanced and Distributed Simulation, 2013.

Kewen Liao, Hong Shen, Longkun Guo. Improved approximation algorithms for constrained fault-tolerant resource allocation, 19th International Symposium on Fundamentals of Computation Theory (FCT 2013), pp 236-247, Liverpool, 2013.

K. Falkner, V. Chiprianov, N. Falkner, C. Szabo, J. Hill, G. Puddy, D. Fraser, A. Johnston, M. Rieckmann and A. Wallis, Model-driven performance prediction of distributed real-time embedded defence systems. In Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Engineering of Complex Computer Systems (ICECCS 2013), July 2013.

Longkun Guo, Hong Shen, Kewen Liao. Improved approximation algorithms for computing k disjoint paths subject to two constraints,19th International Computing and Combinatorics Conference, COCOON 2013, 2013/6/21-2013/6/21, pp.325-336, Hangzhou, 2013

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, Aviv Segev, and Jian Yu. “Recommending Web Services via Collaborative Filtering with Content-based Features”. In Proc. of the IEEE 20th International Conference on Web Services (ICWS 2013), Santa Clara Marriott, CA, USA, 27 June to 2 July 2013 (acceptance rate: 19%).

Lina Yao and Quan Z. Sheng. “Correlation Discovery in Web of Things”. In Proc. of the 22nd International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2013), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 13-17 May 2013. (CORE A*)

A. Uzunov, K. Falkner and E. Fernandez, Decomposing Distributed Software Architectures for the Determination and Incorporation of Security and Other Non-Functional Requirements. In Proceedings of the 22nd Australasian Software Engineering Conference (ASWEC 2013), June 2013.

Claudia Szabo and Yufei Chen, A Model-driven Approach for Ensuring Change Traceability and Multi-Model Consistency. In Proceedings of the 22nd Australasian Software Engineering Conference (ASWEC 2013), June 2013.

Helen Ashman, Quan Z. Sheng, and Andrew Trotman (editors). Proceedings of the Australasian Web Conference (AWC 2013). CRPIT Vol 144. Adelaide, Australia, 29 January-1 February 2013.

Rui Zeng, Quan Z. Sheng, Lina Yao, Tianwei Xu, and Dong Xie. “A Practical Simulation Method for Social Networks”. In Proc. of the Australasian Web Conference (AWC 2013), Adelaide, Australia, January 29-February 1, 2013

2012

A. Uzunov, E. Fernandez, K. Falkner, Engineering Security into Distributed Systems: A Survey of Methodologies. Journal of Universal Computer Science, 18(20):2920-3006, December 2012.

Y. Yarom, K. Falkner and D. S. Munro, S-RVM: A Secure Design for a High-Performance Java Virtual Machine. In Proceedings of the Sixth ACM Workshop on Virtual Machines and Intermediate Languages, October 2012.

George Pallis, Mohamed Jmaiel, Anis Charfi, Sven Graupner, Yucel Karabulut, Sam Guinea, Florian Rosenberg, Quan Z. Sheng, Cesare Pautasso, Sonia Ben Mokhtar. Service-Oriented Computing – ICSOC 2011 Workshops, Revised Selected Papers, LNCS 7221, Springer 2012.

Yahyaoui, A. Mourad, M. Almullah, Lina Yao, and Quan Z. Sheng. “A Synergy Between Context-Aware Policies and AOP to Achieve Highly Adaptable Web Services”. Service Oriented Computing and Applications, Springer, Vol 6, Issue 4, pp 379-392, 2012.

Lina Yao, Quan Z. Sheng, and Zakaria Maamar. “Achieving High Availability of Web Services Based on a Particle Filtering Approach”. International Journal of Next-Generation Computing, Vol 3, No 2, pp 123-139, 2012 (invited paper)

Jian Yu, Quan Z. Sheng, Jun Han, Yanbo Wu, and Chengfei Liu. “A Semantically Enhanced Service Repository for User-Centric Service Discovery and Management”. Data & Knowledge Engineering, Vol 72, No 1, pp 202-218, 2012.

Aviv Segev and Quan Z. Sheng. “Bootstrapping Ontologies for Web Services”. IEEE Transactions on Services Computing (TSC), Vol 5, No 1, pp 33-44, 2012.

Zakaria Maamar, Quan Z. Sheng, Yacine Atif, Sujith Samuel Mathew, and Khouloud Boukadi. “Towards an Approach for Weaving Preferences into Web Services Operation”. Journal of Software. Vol 7, No 7, pp 1429-1439, 2012.

Lina Yao and Quan Z. Sheng. “Exploiting Latent Relevance for Relational Learning of Ubiquitous Things”. In Proc. of the 21st ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2012). Maui, Hawaii, USA. 29 October to 2 November 2012. (14.3%)

Lina Yao and Quan Z. Sheng. “A Discriminative Model for Web Object Classification via Social Tags”. In Proc. of the 21st ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2012). Maui, Hawaii, USA. 29 October to 2 November 2012.

Jiangang Ma, Quan Z. Sheng, Damith Ranasinghe, Jen Min Chuah, and Yanbo Wu. “A Unified Framework for Distributed Managing Uncertain Data in RFID Traceability Networks”, In Proc. of the 13th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE 2012). Paphos, Cyprus, 28-30 November 2012. (23%)

Quan Z. Sheng, Yanbo Wu, Rui Zeng, and Jiangang Ma. “Modeling Sovereign RFID Data Streams in Collaborative Traceable Networks”. In Proc. of the 13th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE 2012). Paphos, Cyprus, 28-30 November 2012. (23%)

Zakaria Maamar, Noura Faci, Quan Z. Sheng, and Lina Yao. “Towards a User-Centric Social Approach to Web Services Composition, Execution, and Monitoring”. In Proc. of the 13th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE 2012). Paphos, Cyprus, 28-30 November 2012. (23%)

Jian Yu, Jun Han, Quan Z. Sheng, and Steven O. Gunarso. “PerCAS: An Approach to Enabling Dynamic and Personalized Adaptation for Context-Aware Services”. In Proc. of the 10th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2012). Shanghai, China, 12-16 November, 2012. (acceptance rate: 17%)

Jiangang Ma, Quan Z. Sheng, Kewen Liao, Yanchun Zhang, and Anne H.H. Ngu. WS-Finder: A Framework for Hybrid Similarity Search of Web Services. In Proc. of the 10th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2012). Shanghai, China, 12-16 November, 2012. (acceptance rate: 17%)

Scott Bourne, Claudia Szabo, and Quan Z. Sheng. “Ensuring Well-Formed Conversations between Control and Operational Behaviors of Web Services”. In Proc. of the 10th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2012). Shanghai, China, 12-16 November, 2012.

Talal Noor, Quan Z. Sheng, Abdullah Alfazi, Jerial Law, and Anne H.H. Ngu. “Identifying Fake Feedback for Effective Trust Management in Cloud Environments”, In Proc. of ICSOC 2012 – Workshops. 2012 International Workshop on Analytics Services on the Cloud (ASC 2012). Shanghai, China, 12-16 November, 2012.

Yanbo Wu, Quan Z. Sheng, Damith Ranasinghe, and Lina Yao. “PeerTrack: A Platform for Tracking and Tracing Objects in Large-Scale Traceability Networks”. In Proc. of the 15th International Conference on Extending Database Technology (EDBT 2012). Berlin, Germany, 26-30 March 2012.

Dong Xie, Quan Z. Sheng, and Jiangang Ma. A Temporal-based Model of Uncertain RFID Data. In Proc. of the 7th International Conference on Computer Science and Education (ICCSE 2012). Melbourne, Australia, 14-17 July 2012.

A. Uzunov, E. Fernandez and K. Falkner, Securing Distributed Systems using Patterns: A Survey. Computers & Security, 31(5):681-703, July 2012.

Chelsea Hicks, Matthew Scheffer, Anne H.H. Ngu, and Quan Z. Sheng. “Discovery and Cataloging of Deep Web Sources”. In Proc. of the 13th IEEE International Conference on Information Reuse and Integration (IRI 2012), Las Vegas, USA, 8-10 August 2012.

Quan Z. Sheng and Yanchun Zhang. “A Report on the 14th Asia-Pacific Web Conference”. D-Lib Magazine, Vol 18, No 7/8, 2012.

Quan Z. Sheng and Schahram Dustdar. “Context-Aware Web Services for the Future Web”, ACM Transactions on Internet Technology (TOIT), Vol 11, No 3, 2012

Jian Yu, Quan Z. Sheng, and Yanbo Han. “Personalization in Cloud and Service Computing”, Service Oriented Computing and Applications (SOCA), Vol 7, No 2, Springer, 2012.Aikaterini Mitrokotsa, Quan Z. Sheng, Sherali Zeadally, and Zakaria Maamar. “User Driven RFID Applications and Challenges”, Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, Springer, Vol 16, No 3, pp 222-223, 2012.

Hong Shen and LongkunGuo, “Efficient 2-Approximation Algorithms for Computing 2-Connected Steiner Minimal Networks”, IEEE Transactions on Computers, 61(7): 954-968 (2012).

LongkunGuo and Hong Shen, “On the Complexity of the Edge-Disjoint Min-Min Problem in Planar Digraphs”, Theoretical Computer Science, Vol 432: 58-63 (2012).

Yingpeng Sang, Hong Shen, HuiTian: Effective Reconstruction of Data Perturbed by Random Projections, IEEE Transactions on Computers, 61(1): 101-117 (2012).

Hong Shen and Bo Chen, “From single watermark to dual watermark: A new approach for image watermarking”, Computers and Electrical Engineering, 38(5): 1310-1324 (2012).

C. Szabo and Y. M. Teo, An Integrated Approach for the Validation of Emergence in Component-based Simulation Models, Proceedings of the Winter Simulation Conference, 2012.

C. Szabo and Y. M. Teo, An Objective-based Approach for Semantic Validation of Emergence in Component-based Simulation Models, Proceedings of the 26th ACM/IEEE/SCS Workshop on Principles of Advanced and Distributed Simulation, IEEE Computer Society Press, 2012.

C. Szabo and T. Kroeger, Evolving Multi-objective Strategies for Task Allocation of Scientific Workflows on Public Clouds, Proceedings of the 2012 Congress on Evolutionary Computation, 2012.

Quan Z. Sheng, Guoren Wang, Christian S. Jensen, and Guandong Xu (editors). Proceedings of 14th Asia-Pacific Web Conference (APWeb 2012). Springer LNCS 7235, Kunming, China, 11-13 April 2012.

2011

Yanbo Wu, Quan Z. Sheng, Damith C. Ranasinghe. “Facilitating Efficient Object Tracking in Large-Scale Traceability Networks”. The Computer Journal (Oxford), Vol 54, No 12, pp 2053-2071, 2011

Yanbo Wu, Damith Ranasinghe, Quan Z. Sheng, Sherali Zeadally, and Jian Yu. “RFID Enabled Traceability Networks: A Survey”. Distributed and Parallel Databases, Springer, Vol 29, No 5-6, pp 397-443, 2011.

Xitong Li, Yushun Fan, Quan Z. Sheng, Zakaria Maamar, Hongwei Zhu. “A Petri-Net Approach to Analyzing Behavioral Compatibility and Similarity of Web Services”, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, Cybernetics: Systems. Vol 41, No 3, pp 510-521, 2011.

Xue Li, Jing Liu, Quan Z. Sheng, Sherali Zeadally, and Weicai Zhong. “TMS-RFID: Temporal Management of Large-Scale RFID Applications”. Information Systems Frontiers, Springer, Vol 13, No 4, pp 481-500, 2011.

Talal H. Noor and Quan Z. Sheng. “Credibility-based Trust Management for Services in Cloud Environments”. In Proc. of the 9th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2011), Paphos, Cyprus, 5-8 December, 2011. (acceptance rate: 16%)

Lina Yao and Quan Z. Sheng. “Particle Filtering based Availability Prediction for Web Services”. In Proc. of the 9th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2011), Paphos, Cyprus, 5-8 December, 2011.

Talal H. Noor and Quan Z. Sheng. “Trust as a Service: A Framework for Trust Management in Cloud Environments”. In Proc. of the 12th International Conference on Web and Information Systems (WISE 2011), Sydney, Australia, 11-14 October, 2011. (acceptance rate: 17%)

Sujith S. Mathew, Yacine Atif, Quan Z. Sheng, Zakaria Maamar. “Web of Things: Description, Discovery and Integration”. In Proc. of the 2011 IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things (iThings 2011), Dalian, China, 19-22 October, 2011.

Yanbo Wu, Quan Z. Sheng, and Damith Ranasinghe. “Peer-to-Peer Object Tracking in the Internet of Things”. In Proc. of the 40th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2011), Taipei, Taiwan, 13-16 September 2011. (acceptance rate: 19%)

Yanbo Wu, Quan Z. Sheng, and Damith Ranasinghe. “Tracing Movable Objects in Internet-based RFID Networks”. In Proc. of the 7th International Symposium on Mobile and Web Information Services (WAMIS 2011), Singapore, 22-25 March 2011.

Hamdi Yahyaoui, Lijuan Wang, A. Mourad, M. Almullah, and Quan Z. Sheng. “Towards Context-adaptable Web Service Policies”. In Proc. of the 8th International Conference on Mobile Web Information Systems (MobiWIS 2011), Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, 19-21 September 2011.

Quan Z. Sheng, M. Younas, Dimitrios Georgakopoulos. “Mobile Services on the Web”, World Wide Web Journal, Springer, Vol 14, No 4, pp 293-294, 2011.

Quan Z. Sheng, Sherali Zeadally, Aikaterini Mitrokotsa, and Zakaria Maamar. “RFID Technology, Systems, and Applications”, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Elsevier, Vol 34, Issue 3, pp 797-798, May 2011.

Yawen Chen and Hong Shen, “Embedding meshes and tori on double-loop networks of the same size”, IEEE Transactions on Computers, 60(8): 1157-1168, (2011).

Shihong Xu, Hong Shen: A Distributed Approximation Algorithm for Fault-Tolerant Metric Facility Location. Int. J. Found. Comput. Sci. 22(5): 1019-1034 (2011).

C. Szabo and Y. M. Teo, An Approach to Semantic-based Model Discovery and Selection, Proceedings of the 2011 Winter Simulation Conference, Arizona, USA pp. 3054-3066, 2011.

C. Szabo and Y. M. Teo, Understanding the Cost of Semantic Composability Validation, 25th ACM/IEEE/SCS Workshop on Principles of Advanced and Distributed Simulation, pp. 62-69, IEEE Computer Society Press, Nice, France, June 14-17, 2011.

Yawen Chen, Hong Shen and Haibo Zhang, “Routing and Wavelength Assignment for Hypercube Communications Embedded on Optical Chordal Ring Networks of Degrees 3 and 4”, Computer Communications, 34(7): 875-882 (2011).

Yidong Li, Hong Shen,“Anonymizing Graphs Against Weight-based Attacks with Community Preservation”, JCSE 5(3): 197-209 (2011)

2010

Quan Z. Sheng, Jian Yu, Schahram Dustdar (eds). “Enabling Context-Aware Web Services: Methods, Architectures, and Technologies”. Chapman & Hall/CRC Press, February, 2010

Damith Ranasinghe, Quan Z. Sheng, and Sherali Zeadally (eds). “Unique Radio Innovation for the 21st Century: Building Scalable and Global RFID Networks”. Springer, 2010.

Quan Z. Sheng, Aikaterini Mitrokotsa, Sherali Zeadally, and Zakaria Maamar (editors). Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on RFID Technology (IWRT 2010). Madeira, Portugal, 8-9 June 2010.

Jian Yu, Quan Z. Sheng, Kewen Liao, Hoi S. Wong. “Model-Driven Development of Context-Aware Web Services”, Book chapter in “Enabling Context-Aware Web Services: Methods, Architectures, and Technologies”. Chapman & Hall/CRC Press, March, 2010

Sujith S. Mathew, Yacine Atif, Quan Z. Sheng, and Zakaria Maamar. “Ambient Things on the Web”. Journal of Ubiquitous Systems and Pervasive Networks, Vol 1, No 1, pp 1-8, 2010

Quan Z. Sheng, Jian Yu, Aviv Segev, and Kewen Liao. “Techniques on Developing Context-Aware Web Services”. International Journal of Web Information Systems (IJWIS), Vol 6, No 3, pp 185-202, 2010.

Quan Z. Sheng, Zakaria Maamar, Hamdi Yahyaoui, Jamal Bentahar, and Khouloud Bukadi. “Separating Operational and Control Behaviours: A New Approach to Web Services Modeling”. IEEE Internet Computing, Vol 14, No 3, pp 68-76. 2010.

C. Szabo and Y. M. Teo, On Validation of Semantic Composability in Data- driven Simulation, Proceedings of the 24th ACM/IEEE/SCS Workshop on Principles of Advanced and Distributed Simulation, pp. 73-80, IEEE Computer Society Press, Atlanta, USA, May 19-21, 2010.

Xitong Li, Yushun Fan, Stuart Madnick, Quan Z. Sheng. “A Pattern-Based Approach to Protocol Mediation for Web Services Composition”. Information and Software Technology. Vol 52, No 3, pp 304-323. 2010.

Anne H.H. Ngu, Michael P. Carlson, Quan Z. Sheng, and Helen Y. Paik. “Semantic-based Mashup of Composite Applications”, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing. Vol 3, No 1, pp 2-15. 2010

Quan Z. Sheng, Sherali Zeadally, Zongwei Luo, Jen-Yao Chung, and Zakaria Maamar. “Ubiquitous RFID: Where are We?”, Information Systems Frontiers, Springer. Vol 12, No 5, pp 485-490, 2010.

Jian Yu, Quan Z. Sheng, and Kheng Y. Swee. “Model-Driven Development of Adaptive Service-Based Systems with Aspects and Rules”. In Proc. of the 11th International Conference on Web and Information Systems (WISE 2010), 12-14 December 2010, Hong Kong, China. (acceptance rate: 17%)

Zakaria Maamar, Leandro K. Wives, Ghzi Al-Khatib, Quan Z. Sheng, Antonio R. Vitt, and Djamal Benslimane. “From Communities of Web Services to Marts of Composite Web Services”. The 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2010), 20-23 April 2010, Perth, Australia.

Quan Z. Sheng, Yanbo Wu, and Damith Ranasinghe. “Enabling Scalable RFID Traceability Networks”. The 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2010), 20-23 April 2010, Perth, Australia.

Jian Yu, Quan Z. Sheng, and Paolo Falcarin. “Towards a User-Centric Visual Semantic Service Browser”. The 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2010), 20-23 April 2010, Perth, Australia.

Quan Z. Sheng, Sherali Zeadally, Zongwei Luo, Jen-Yao Cheung, and Zakaria Maamar. “Advances in RFID Technology”, Information Systems Frontiers, Springer, Vol 12, No 5, pp 481-483, November 2010. Y. Tian, H. Shen, N.W. Ng, “Improving Reliability for Application-layer Multicast Overlays”, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 21(8): 1103-1116 (2010).

Yawen Chen and Hong Shen, “Routing and wavelength assignment for hypercube in array-based WDM optical networks”, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, 70(1):59–68, 2010.

S.Q. Zheng, A. Gumaste, H. Shen, “A Parallel Self-Routing Rearrangeable Nonblocking Multi-log2N Photonic Switching Network”, IEEE/ACM Transaction on Networking, 18(2): 529-539 (2010).

W. Liu, J. Wu and H. Shen, “Architecture Design of an Integrated Communication and Broadcasting Network”, Wireless Sensor Network 2(12): 936-950 (2010).

H. Zhang and H. Shen. “Energy-Efficient Beaconless Geographic Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks”, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 21(6): 881-896 (2010)

C. Szabo and Y. M. Teo, On Validation of Semantic Composability in Data- driven Simulation, Proceedings of the 24th ACM/IEEE/SCS Workshop on Principles of Advanced and Distributed Simulation, pp. 73-80, IEEE Computer Society Press, Atlanta, USA, May 19-21, 2010.

2009

Alban Gabillon, Quan Z. Sheng, and Wathiq Mansoor (eds). “Web-Based Information Technologies and Distributed Systems”. Atlantis Press. December 2009.

Quan Z. Sheng, Aikaterini Mitrokotsa, Sherali Zeadally, and Zakaria Maamar (editors). Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on RFID Technology (IWRT 2009). Milan, Italy, 6-7 May 2009.

Quan Z. Sheng, Jian Yu, Jose M. del Alamo, and Paolo Falcarin. “Personalized Service Creation and Provision for the Mobile Web”. Book chapter in Weaving Services and People on the World Wide Web, Irwin King and Ricardo Baeza-Yates (Eds). Springer, pp 99-122, August 2009.

Quan Z. Sheng, John Mo, and Li Jiang. “Internet-Enabled Supply Chains”. Book chapter in The Handbook of Technology Management, Hossein Bidgoli (editor). John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York. pp 89-102, 2009.

Quan Z. Sheng, Boualem Benatallah, Zakaria Maamar, Anne H. H. Ngu. “Configurable Composition and Adaptive Provisioning of Web Services”. IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, Vol 2 No 1. pp 34-49, January-March 2009.

John Mo, Quan Z. Sheng, Xue Li, and Sherali Zeadally. “RFID Infrastructure Design: A Case Study of Two Australian National RFID Projects”. IEEE Internet Computing, Vol 13, No 1. pp 30-37, January/February 2009.

Zakaria Maamar, Quan Z. Sheng, Samir Tata, Djamal Benslimane, and Mohamed Sellami. “Towards An Approach to Sustain Web Services High-Availability Using Communities of Web Services”. International Journal of Web Information Systems (IJWIS), Vol 5, No 1, March 2009.

Kewen Liao, Quan Z. Sheng, Jian Yu, and Hoi S. Wong. “Smart Adelaide Guide: A Context-Aware Web Application”. The 11th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services (iiWAS 2009). 14-16 December 2009, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. [Winner of the inaugural Web Application Competition]

Aviv Segev and Quan Z. Sheng. “Ontology Construction for Web Services”, Workshop on Ontology Patterns (WOP 2009), held together with the 8th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2009). Washington D.C., USA. October 25-29, 2009.

Nickolas J.G. Falkner and Quan Z. Sheng. “Significance-Based Failure and Interference Detection in Data Streams”, The 20th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2009). Linz, Austria. August 31 – September 4, 2009. (acceptance rate: 17%)

Quan Z. Sheng, Sam Pohlenz, Jian Yu, Hoi S. Wong, Anne H.H. Ngu, and Zakaria Maamar. “ContextServ: A Platform for Rapid and Flexible Development of Context-Aware Web Services”, The 31st International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2009). Vancouver, Canada. May 16-24, 2009. (A*)

Quan Z. Sheng, Jian Yu, Zakaria Maamar, Wei Jiang. “Compatibility Checking of Heterogeneous Web Service Policies Using VDM++”, The 4th IEEE Congress on Services (Services 2009). Los Angeles, CA, USA. July 6-10, 2009.

Jian Yu, Paolo Falcarin, Sancho Rego, Isabel Ordas, Eduardo Martins, Quan Sun, Rubaon Trapero, and Quan Z. Sheng. “XDM: Compatible Service Repository for User-Centric Service Creation and Discovery”. The 7th IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS 2009). Los Angeles, CA, USA. July 6-10, 2009. (14%)

Jian Yu, Paolo Falcarin, Jose M. del Alamo, Juergen Sienet, Quan Z. Sheng, and Jose F. Mejia. “A User-Centric Mobile Service Creation Approach Converging Telco and IT Services”, The 8th International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB 2009). Dalian, China. June 27-28, 2009

Zakaria Maamar, Mohamed Sellami, Samir Tata, and Quan Z. Sheng. “A P2P Implementation for the High Availability of Web Services”. The 11th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS 2009), May 6-10, 2009, Milan, Italy

Quan Z. Sheng, Zakaria Maamar, Jian Yu, and Anne H.H. Ngu. “Robust Web Services Provisioning through On-Demand Replication”. The 8th International Conference on Information Systems Technology and Its Applications (ISTA 2009). Sydney, Australia. April 21-24, 2009

Jian Yu, Quan Z. Sheng, Paolo Falcarin, and Maurizio Morisio. “Weaving Business Processes and Rules: A Petri Net Approach”. The 8th International Conference on Information Systems Technology and Its Applications (ISTA 2009). Sydney, Australia. April 21-24, 2009.

Zakaria Maamar, Quan Z. Sheng, Hamdi Yahyaoui, Khouloud Boukadi, and Xitong Li. “On the Synchronization of Web Services Interactions”. The 23rd IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2009), Bradford, UK, May 26-29, 2009

Zakaria Maamr, Quan Z. Sheng, Hamdi Yahyaoui, and Khouloud Boukadi. “A New Approach to Model Web Services Behaviors Based on Synchronization”. The Fifth IEEE International Symposium on Frontiers of Information Systems and Network Applications (FINA 2009), Bradford, UK, May 26-29, 2009H. Shen and S. Xu, “Coordinated En-Route Web Caching in Multiserver Networks”, IEEE Transactions on Computers, 58(5): 605-619 (2009).

H. Zhang and H. Shen, “Balancing Energy Consumption to Maximize Network Lifetime in Data-gathering Sensor Networks”, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 20(10): 1526-1539 (2009).

Yingpeng Sang and Hong Shen, “Efficient and Secure Protocols for Privacy Preserving Set Operations”, ACM Transactions on Information and System Security, 13(1): 9:1-9:35 (2009).

Y. Sang, H. Shen and H. Tian, “Privacy Preserving Tuple Matching in Distributed Databases”, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, 21(12): 1767-1782 (2009).

Z. Zhang and H. Shen, “M-AID: An Adaptive Middleware Built Upon Anomaly Detectors for Intrusion Detection and Response”, ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems, 4(4): 24:1-24:25 (2009).

Wenyu Qu, Masaru Kitsuregawa, Hong Shen, Zhiguang Shan: A novel fault-tolerant execution model by using of mobile agents. J. Network and Computer Applications 32(2): 423-432 (2009)

Haibin Kan, Xuefei Li, Hong Shen: The generalization of some trellis properties of linear codes to group codes. Science in China Series F: Information Sciences 52(5): 797-803 (2009).

P. Nguyen, K. Falkner, H. Detmold and D.S. Munro, A Domain Specific Language for Execution Profiling & Regulation. In Proceedings of the 32nd Australasian Computer Science Conference (ACSC 2009), Wellington, New Zealand, January 19-23, 2009.

A Throughput Fairness Injection Protocol for Mesh and Torus Networks . Cruz Izu . In 16th Int. Conf. on High Performance Computing . (294-303 pages). Kochi, India . December . 2009 .

2008

Quan Z. Sheng, Ullas Nambiar, Amit P. Sheth, Biplav Srivastava, Zakaria Maamar, and Said Elnaffar (Eds.). Proceedings of the International Workshop on Context-Enabled Source and Service Selection, Integration and Adaptation (CSSSIA 2008). ACM International Conference Proceeding Series (AICPS) volume, ISBN: 978-1-60558-107-1. ACM, April 22, 2008, Beijing, China.

Quan Z. Sheng, Zakaria Maamar, Sherali Zeadally, and Mark Cameron (editors). Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on RFID Technology (IWRT 2008). Barcelona, Spain, 12-13 June 2008.

Zakaria Maamar, Quan Z. Sheng, Djamal Benslimane, and Philippe Thiran. “Web Services, Policies, and Context – Concepts and Solutions”. Book chapter in Advances of Computational Intelligence in Industrial Systems, Y. Liu, A. Sun, H.T. Loh, W.F. Lu, and E.P. Lim (Ed.), Springer, Heidelberg, 2008.

Quan Z. Sheng, Kerry L. Taylor, Zakaria Maamar, and Paul Brebner. “RFID Data Management: Issues, Solutions, and Directions”. Book chapter in The Internet of Things: from RFID to Pervasive Networked Systems, L. Yan, et al. (Ed.), Auerbach Publications, Taylor & Francis Group, 2008.

Anne H.H. Ngu, Yintong Liu, Liangzhao Zeng, and Quan Z. Sheng. “Configurable QoS Computation and Policing in Dynamic Web Service Selection”. In Service Oriented Computing, Dimitrios Geograkopoulos and Mike Papazoglou (Ed). MIT Press, 2008.

Quan Z. Sheng, Xue Li, and Sherali Zeadally. “Enabling Next-Generation RFID Applications: Solutions and Challenges”, IEEE Computer, Vol 41, No 9, pp 21-28, September 2008.

Quan Z. Sheng, Boualem Benatallah, and Zakaria Maamar. “User-Centric Services Provisioning in Wireless Environments”. Communications of the ACM (CACM), Vol 51, No 11, pp 130-135, November 2008.

Zakaria Maamar, Quan Z. Sheng, Djamal Benslimane, and Hamdi Yahyaoui. “Web Services Interactions: Analysis, Modeling, and Management”. International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (IJSEKE), World Scientific Publishing, Vol 18 No 2, pp 179-198, Apr 2008.

Xitong Li, Yushun Fan, Stuart Madnick, Quan Z. Sheng. “Reconciling Protocol Mismatches of Web Services by Using Mediators”, The 18th Annual Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems (WITS’08). December 13-14, 2008. Paris, France.

Quan Z. Sheng, Ullas Nambiar, Amit P. Sheth, Biplav Srivastava, Zakaria Maamar, and Said Elnaffar. “WS3 – International Workshop on Context-Enabled Source and Service Selection, Integration and Adaptation (CSSSIA 2008)”. The 17th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2008), April 21-25, 2008, Beijing, China.

Zakaria Maamar, Quan Z. Sheng, and Djamal Benslimane. “Sustaining Web Services High Availability Using Communities”, The 3rd International Conference on Availability, Reliability, and Security (ARES 2008), March 4-7, 2008, Barcelona, Spain.

H. Shen and Y. Zhang, “Improved Approximate Detection of Duplicates for Data Streams Over Sliding Windows”, Journal of Computer Science and Technology, Vol. 23, No. 6, 2008, pp. 973-987.

C. Szabo, Y.M. Teo and S. See, A Time-based Formalism for the Validation of Semantic Composability, Proceedings of the Winter Simulation Conference, pp. 1411-1422, IEEE Computer Society Press, Austin, USA, December 12-16, 2009 (ACM SIGSIM Best PhD Student Paper Award).

C. Szabo and Y.M. Teo, An Approach for Validation of Semantic Composability in Simulation Models, Proceedings of the 23rd ACM/IEEE/SCS Workshop on Principles of Advanced and Distributed Simulation, pp. 3-10, IEEE Computer Society Press, New York, USA, June 22-25, 2009.

2007

Keqiu Li, Hong Shen, Francis Y. L. Chin, Weishi Zhang, “Multimedia Object Placement for Transparent Data Replication”, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distrib. Systems, Vol. 18, No. 2, 2007, pp. 212-224.

C. Peng and H. Shen, “A New Approximation Algorithm for Computing 2-Restricted Disjoint Paths”, IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems, Vol. E90-D, No. 2, 2007, pp. 465-472.

Z. Zhang and H. Shen, “Constructing a Multilayered Boundary to Defend against Intrusive Anomalies”, IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems, Vol. E90-D, No. 2, 2007, pp. 490-499.

Zonghua Zhang, Hong Shen, Yingpeng Sang, “An Observation-Centric Analysis on the Modeling of Anomaly-based Intrusion Detection”, International Journal of Network Security, Vol. 4, No. 3, 2007, pp. 292-305.

W. Qu, M. Kitsuregawa, H.Shen and Y. Jin. “Distribution of mobile agents in vulnerable networks”. Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, 19(7): 1047-1064 (2007)

Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies (PDCAT07) . David S. Munro, Hong Shen, Quan Z. Sheng, Henry Detmold, Katrina Falkner, Cruz Izu, Paul Coddington, Bradley Alexander, Si-Qing Zheng (editors) . IEEE Computer Society December , 2007 .

On Checking and Achieving the Compatibility of Web Services Policies . Zakaria Maamar, Quan Z. Sheng, Hamdi Yahyaoui, Djamal Benslimane, and Fenglin Liu . In The 8th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies (PDCAT’ 07) . Adelaide, Australia . December . 2007 .

Towards a Two-Layered Framework for Managing Web Services Interactions . Zakaria Maamar, Djamal Benslimane, and Quan Z. Sheng . In The 6th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Science (ICIS’07) . Melbourne, Australia . July . 2007 .

Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on RFID Technology (IWRT’07) . Quan Z. Sheng, Zakaria Maamar, and Mark Cameron (editors) . INSTICC Press June , 2007 .

A Novel Approach for Robust Web Services Provisioning . Quan Z. Sheng and Anne H.H. Ngu . In The 9th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS’07) . Funchal, Madeira, Portugal . June . 2007 .

Multimedia Object Placement for Transparent Data Replication . Keqiu Li, Hong Shen, Francis Y. L. Chin, Weishi Zhang . IEEE Transactions on Parallel Distributed Systems . Vol. 18 (2 ). : 212-224 . IEEE . February . 2007 .

RFID: Technologies, Applications, and Trends . Quan Z. Sheng, Mark Cameron, Sherali Zeadally, and Zakaria Maamar . International Journal of Internet Protocol Technology (IJIPT) , (3-4 ) 2007 .

A Three-Level Enterprise-Architecture Based on Web Services . Zakaria Maamar, Quan Z. Sheng, and Leon Jololian . Special Issue on Enterprise Architecture, Cutter IT Journal . Vol. 10 (10 ). 2007 .

2006

H. Kan, H. Shen, “Lower bounds on the minimal delay of complex orthogonal designs with maximal rates”, IEEE Transactions on Communications, Vol. 54, No. 3, 2006, p. 383-388.

H. Tian, H. Shen and T. Matsuzawa, “Random Walk Routing for Wireless Sensor Networks with Regular Topologies”, Journal of Computer Science and Technology, Vol. 21, No. 4, 2006, p. 496-502.

Hui Tian and Hong Shen, “Multicast Based Inference for Topology and Network-Internal Loss Performance from End-to-end Measurements”, Computer Communications, Elsevier, Vol 29/11, 2006, pp. 1936-1947.

Hui Tian and Hong Shen, “An improved algorithm of multicast topology inference from end-to-end measurements”, International Journal of Communication Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Vol. 19, No. 8, 2006, pp. 935-953.

Keqiu Li, Hong Shen, Keishi Tajima, Liusheng Huang, “An Effective Cache Replacement Algorithm in Transcoding-Enabled Proxies”, Journal of Supercomputing, Vol. 35, No. 2, 2006, pp. 165-184.

On-demand Invocation of Web Services . Zhitong Zhao, Quan Z. Sheng, Anne H.H. Ngu . In The IASTED International Conference on Web Technologies, Applications and Services (WTAS 2006) . Calgary, Canada . July . 2006 .

Dense Gaussian Networks: Suitable Topologies for On-Chip Multiprocessors . C. Martinez, E. Vallejo, R. Beivide, C. Izu and M. Moreto . International Journal of Parallel Programming . Vol. 34 (3 ). : 193-211 . Springer . June . 2006 .

High-performance adaptive routing for networks with arbitrary topology . V. Puente, , J.A. Gregorio, F. Vallejo, R. Beivide, and C. Izu . Journal of Systems Architecture . Vol. 52 (6 ). : 345-358 . Elsevier . June . 2006 .

Effects of Injection Pressure on Network Throughput . C. Izu J. Miguel-Alonso, J.A. Gregorio . In Proceedings of the 14th Euromicro International Conference on Parallel, Distributed, and Network-Based Processing (PDP’06). . (91-98 pages). Montbéliard-Sochaux, France . February . 2006 .

Throughput fairness in k-ary n-cube networks . C. Izu . In 29th Australasian Computer Science Conference (ACSC2006), . (137-145 pages). Hobart . January . 2006 .

2005

Yawen Chen, Hong Shen, Fangai Liu, “Wavelength Assignment for Realizing Parallel FFT on Regular Optical Networks”, Journal of Supercomputing, Vol. 36, No. 1, 2006, pp. 3-16.

Keqiu Li, H. Shen, F. Chin, and S. Zheng, “Optimal Methods for Coordinated En-Route Web Caching for Tree Networks”, ACM Transactions on Internet Technology (TOIT), Vol. 5, No. 3, 2005, p. 480-507.

Keqiu Li and H. Shen, “Coordinated En-Route Multimedia Object Caching in Transcoding Proxies for Tree Networks”, ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications (TOMCAPP), Vol. 1, No. 3, 2005, p. 289-314.

Keqiu Li and H. Shen, “Optimal Methods for Proxy Placement in Coordinated En-Route Web Caching”, IEICE Trans. on Communications, Vol. E88-B, No. 4, pp. 1458-1466, April 2005.

Keqiu Li and H. Shen, “Optimal Methods for Object Placement in En-Route Web Caching for Tree Networks and Autonomous Systems”, International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking (IJHPCN), Vol. 4, No. 5, 2005.

Haibin Kan and Hong Shen, “A relation between the characteristic generators of a linear code and its dual,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Vol. 51, No. 3, 2005, p. 1199-1202.

Haibin Kan and Hong Shen, “A counterexample for the conjecture on the minimal delay of orthogonal designs with maximal rates”, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Vol. 51, No. 1, 2005, p. 355-359.

Gui Xie and Hong Shen, “Highly Scalable, Low-Complexity Image Coding Using Zeroblocks of Wavelet Coefficients”, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Vol. 15, No. 6, 2005, p. 762-770.

Zonghua Zhang and Hong Shen, “Application of Online-training SVMs for Real-time Intrusion Detection with Different Considerations”, Computer Communications, Vol.28, No. 12, Elsevier, 2005, p.1428-1442.

Haibin Kan and Hong Shen, “Trellis Properties of Product codes”, IEICE Transactions on Fundamentals, Vol. E88-A, No. 1, Jan. 2005.

Hui Tian, Hong Shen and Teruo Matsuzawa, “Energy-Efficient Topologies and Routing for Wireless Sensor Networks”, GESTS International Transaction on Computer Science and Engineering, No.1, Vol.8, pp. 79-89, May 2005.

Ke Deng, Hong Shen and Hui Tian, “Self projecting time series forecast: an online stock trend forecast system”, International Journal of Computational Science and Engineering, 2005.W. Qu, H. Shen and J. Sum, “Stochastic Analysis on Mobile Agent-Based E-Shopping”, International Journal of Electronic Business, Vol. 3, No. 3-4, 2005.

Wenyu Qu, Hong Shen, and John Sum, “New Analysis on Mobile Agents Based”, Network Routing. Applied Soft Computing Journal (ASOC), Vol. 6, No. 1, Elsevier, 2005, p. 108-118.

Stanley P. Y. Fung, Francis Y. L. Chin, Hong Shen, “Online scheduling of unit jobs with bounded importance ratio”, International Journal of Foundations of Computer Science, Vol. 16, No. 3, 2005, p. 581-598.

Qiangfeng Zhang, Francis Y. L. Chin, Hong Shen, “Minimum Parent-Offspring Recombination Haplotype Inference in Pedigrees”, Transactions on Computational Systems Biology, Vol. 2, 2005, p. 100-112.

Web Information Systems Engineering: WISE 2005 . Anne H.H. Ngu, Masaru Kitsuregawa, Eric Neuhold, Jen-Yao Chung, Quan Z. Sheng (Eds.) . Springer ISBN: 3-540-30017-1 . November , 2005 .

Evaluation of Interconnection Network Performance Under Heavy Non-uniform Loads . C. Izu, Jose Miguel and J.A. Gregorio . In Proceedings of the 6th ICA3PP, LNCS 3719 . (396-405 pages). Melbourne, Australia . October . 2005 .

ContextUML: A UML-Based Modeling Language for Model-Driven Development of Context-Aware Web Services . Quan Z. Sheng, Boualem Benatallah . In The 4th International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB’05) . Sydney, Australia . July . 2005 .

Agent-Based Support for Service Composition . Zakaria Maamar, Quan Z. Sheng, and Boualem Benatallah . In Extending Web Services Technologies: the Use of Multi-Agent Approach . Editor: L. Cavedon, et.al. . Springer . 2005 .