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Description: C:\Users\n00008863\Desktop\redball.gifRefereed Publications

List of 73 Refereed Research Publications

Google Scholar Citation Count = 222

Journal Publications

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Kaza, Bhagavathi, Performance Evaluation of Data Intensive Computing in the Cloud, Accepted to the International Journal of Cloud Applications and Computing (IJCAC).

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., Furman, T., Wheeler, J., and Roslie, K., Empirical Performance Assessment of Public Clouds Using System Level Benchmarks, Accepted to the International Journal of Cloud Applications and Computing (IJCAC).

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., and Moore, B., A Survey of Cloud Computing and Social Networks, Journal of Network and Communication Technologies (NCT), Volume 2, No. 2, December 2013, pp. 11-16. http://www.ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/nct/article/view/23882

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., Mani, S., Empirical Performance Analysis of HPC Benchmarks Across Variations of Cloud Computing, International Journal of Cloud Applications and Computing (IJCAC), Volume 3, No. 1, pp. 13 – 26, 2013. http://www.igi-global.com/article/empirical-performance-analysis-hpc-benchmarks/78515

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Moore, B., State of Big Data Analysis in the Cloud, Journal of Network and Communication Technologies (NCT), Volume 2, No. 1, pp. 62 – 68, June 2013. http://www.ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/nct/article/view/26587

 

  1. Kumar, Potti., Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Umapathy, Karthikeyan, and Prodanoff, Zornitza., Comparing Performance of Web Service Interaction Styles: SOAP vs. REST, Journal of Information Systems and Applied Research, Volume 6, Issue 1,  pp. 4 - 26, February 2013. (Short paper previously presented at the CONISAR 2012 conference). http://jisar.org/2013-6/N1/JISARv6n1p4.html

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Komathukattil, D., A Survey of the State of Cloud Security, Journal of Network and Communication Technologies (NCT), Volume 1,  No. 2, December 2012. http://www.ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/nct/article/view/21403

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Mani, S., and Zambrano, J., A Survey of the State of Cloud Computing in Healthcare, Journal of Network and Communication Technologies (NCT), Volume 1,  No. 2, December 2012. http://www.ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/nct/article/view/19240

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Sridharan, S., Performance Evaluation of Hypervisors for Cloud Computing, International Journal of Cloud Applications and Computing (IJCAC), Volume 2, Issue 3, November 2012. http://www.igi-global.com/article/performance-evaluation-hypervisors-cloud-computing/72326

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Rolli, A., Exploring the Convergence of Mobile Computing with Cloud Computing, Journal of Network and Communication Technologies, Network and Communication Technologies Journal, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 2-6, June 2012. http://www.ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/nct/article/view/14900

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Mani, S., Availability of Services in the Era of Cloud Computing, Journal of Network and Communication Technologies (NCT), Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 97-102, June 2012. http://www.ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/nct/article/view/14392

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Mani, S., The State of HPC in the Cloud, Journal of Emerging Trends in Computing and Information Sciences, Volume 3 No.2, pp. 262-265, February 2012.

http://www.cisjournal.org/journalofcomputing/archive/vol3no2/vol3no2_20.pdf

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Shore, William, Wireless Transport Layer Congestion Control Evaluation, International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (IJWNBT), Volume 1, Issue 3, pp. 71-81, December 2011. http://www.igi-global.com/article/wireless-transport-layer-congestion-control/62088

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P. and Rolli, A., Survey of the State-of-the-Art in Cloud Computing, International Journal of Cloud Computing and Applications, Volume 1, Issue 4, pp. 34-43, October 2011.

http://www.igi-global.com/article/survey-state-art-cloud-computing/60407

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Patel, A., Enterprise Service Bus: A Performance Evaluation, Communications and Network Journal, vol. 3, no. 3, August, 2011.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Potti, P., An Introduction to RFID Technology, Communications and Network Journal, vol. 2, no. 3, pp. 183-186, August 2010.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Yang, Je-Loon, An Empirical Evaluation of the Performance of Web Services from a Developer’s Perspective, Communications and Network Journal, , vol.2, no. 3, pp. 200-206 , August 2010.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Collier, Nicole, An Assessment of WiMax Security, Communications and Network Journal, vol.2, no.2., pp. 134-137, June 2010.

 

  1. Lopez, P., Prodanoff, Z., and Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Performance Evaluation of Routing Protocols for Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks, Annual Review of Communications, vol. 61, November 2008.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Donta, K., Performance Analysis of Network Security Protocols, Annual Review of Communications, vol. 61, November 2008.

 

  1. Sweeney, J., and Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Heuristic Solutions to Resource Allocation in Grid Computing: A Natural Approach, Journal of Supercomputing, Springer-Verlag Academic Press, October 2007.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Hillyer, B., A Performance Evaluation of High-Speed Transport Protocols, Accepted to the Annual Review of Communications, vol. 60, November 2007.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Myers, J., A Survey on Wireless Grid Computing, Journal of Supercomputing, Springer-Verlag Academic Press, Volume 37, Number 1, July 2006, pp. 3 - 21.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Dendukuri, Krishna, An Empirical Evaluation of IPv6 in Linux and Windows Environments, Annual Review of Communications, vol. 59, November 2006.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Eggen, R., Jha, A. K., A Performance Evaluation of Distributed Algorithms on Shared Memory and Message Passing Middleware Platforms, Journal Informatica, 29 (2005), pp. 327-333.

 

  1. Downes, J., Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Lambert, D., and Alexander, J., Wireless Ad-Hoc Environmental Sensor Networks: Protocols and Setups, Annual Review of Communications, vol. 58, November 2005.

 

  1. Kumar, A., Kamel, K., Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Integrated Reliability and Capacity-Based Resource Allocation in Distributed Systems, Annual Review of Communications, vol. 53, 1999.

 

International Conference Publications

  1. Komathukattil, Deepa, Eggen, Roger, Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Syed-Abbassi, Behrooz, Performance Measures of an Implementation of a Parallel Compiler, Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference of Computer Design (CDES 2013), Las Vegas, NV, July 2013.

 

  1. Kumar, Potti., Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Umapathy, Karthikeyan, and Prodanoff, Zornitza., Comparing Performance of Web Service Interaction Styles: SOAP vs. REST, Proceedings of the 5th Annual Conference on Information Systems Applied Research (CONISAR), New Orleans, LA, November 2012. Paper has won the BEST PAPER AWARD at the CONISAR 2012. http://proc.conisar.org/2012/pdf/2208.pdf

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Potti, P. K., Evolution of Wireless LAN Security, International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA 2008), Las Vegas, July 2008.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Narayanan, A., Performance Evaluation of ICE - A New Object-Oriented Middleware, Proceedings of the International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA 2007), Las Vegas, June 2007.

 

  1. Mishra, J., and Ahuja, Sanjay, P., P2PCompute: A Peer-to-Peer Computing System, Proceedings of the 2007 International Symposium on Collaborative Technologies and Systems (CTS 2007, held in cooperation with IEEE and ACM), Orlando, FL, May 2007.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Clark, R., A Performance Evaluation of Web Services Infrastructure, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Internet Computing (ICOMP 2005), Las Vegas, June 2005.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., A Sequence of Laboratory Programming Projects for a Course in Computer Networks and Client-Server Computing, Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Communications in Computing (CIC 2005), Las Vegas, June 2005.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Belthur, S., A Study of Computational Grid Frameworks and Infrastructures, Proceedings of the International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA 2005), Las Vegas, June 2005.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Clark, Raquel, Comparison of Web Services Technologies from a Developer's Perspective, IEEE International Conference on Information Technology, Coding and Computing (ITCC 05), Las Vegas, NV, April 2005.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Dendukuri, Krishna, Security Problems in 802.11 Based Wireless Networks, 3rd International Conference on Communications, Internet, and Information Technology (CIIT 04), November 2004.

 

  1. Mishra, J., and Ahuja, Sanjay, P., A Survey of the State of the Art in Peer-to-Peer Computing, 3rd International Conference on Communications, Internet, And Information Technology (CIIT 04), November 2004.

 

  1. Eggen, R., Ahuja, Sanjay, Elliott, P., and Eggen, M., Efficiency Considerations Between Common Web Applications using the SOAP Protocol, 3rd International Conference on Communications, Internet, and Information Technology (CIIT 04), November 2004.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., Zhu, Y., and Elfayoumy, S., EJB and CORBA: A Performance Evaluation, Proceedings of the 8th World Multi-conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI 2004), Orlando, FL, July 2004.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., and Fitzpatrick, T., Performance Evaluation and Comparison of Java Servlets and CGI Scripts in Web-Based Applications, Proceedings of the 8th World Multi-conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI 2004), Orlando, FL, July 2004.

 

  1. Yang, Y., Elfayoumy, S., and Ahuja, Sanjay, Anti-Spam Filtering Using Neural Networks, International Conference on Machine Learning; Models, Technologies and Applications (MLMTA '04), Las Vegas, June 2004.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., Eggen, R., and Chaudhry, S., On the Performance Evaluation of a Campus LAN, Proceedings of the 8th World Multi-conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI 2004), Orlando, FL, July 2004.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., A Distributed Computing Course with Java Based Middleware Projects, Proceedings of the International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA '04), Las Vegas, June 2004.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., and Jha, Anjani, Comparing Shared Memory and Message Passing Middleware, Proceedings of the International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA '04), Las Vegas, June 2004.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., Clark, R., Eggen, R., and Elfayoumy, S., Performance Assessment of Open Source Java Based CORBA ORBs: Middleware for Internet Applications, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Internet Computing (IC '04), Las Vegas, June 2004.

 

  1. Eggen, R., Ahuja, Sanjay, and Waters, C., RMI, JINI, and JavaSpaces: An Efficiency Comparison, Proceedings of the International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA '04), Las Vegas, June 2004.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., and Mishra, Jayant, Comparison of Distributed Open Source Message Queues, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Internet Computing (IC '04), Las Vegas, June 2004.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., and Clark, Raquel, On the Design of Web Services, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Web Services and Applications (ISWS '04), Las Vegas, June 2004.

 

  1. Shrivastava, R., Elfayoumy, S., and Ahuja, Sanjay, P., A Web-based XML Editor, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Internet Computing (IC '04), Las Vegas, June 2004.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., Mishra, Jayant, and Elfayoumy, S., An Empirical Assessment of Distributed Object Architectures, Proceedings of the Design, Analysis, and Simulation of Distributed Systems Symposium (DASD 2004) at the Advanced Simulation Technologies Conference (ASTC 2004), Arlington, VA, April 2004.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Mishra, Jayant, Gonzalez, A., Ritzhaupt, A., Vega, B., Comparison of Java Based Client-Server Computing APIs, Journal of the CCEC Symposium, April 2004.

 

  1. Elfayoumy, S., Jefson, S., and Ahuja, Sanjay P., Distributed Multiagent Architecture Representing a Virtual Marketplace, Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Computers and Their Applications (CATA '04), March 18-20, 2004, Seattle, WA, USA.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., and Belthur, Suresh, Grid Computing: Getting Beyond the Hype, Journal of the CCEC Symposium, April 2004.

 

  1. Downes, Julia, and Ahuja, Sanjay P., A Programmer's Approach to Comparing Middleware, Journal of the CCEC Symposium, April 2004.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and McKeller, M., Performance Evaluation and Comparison of Industrial Strength, Commercial CORBA ORBs for the Java Platform, Proceedings of the Design, Analysis, and Simulation of Distributed Systems Symposium (DASD 2003) at the Advanced Simulation Technologies Conference (ASTC 2003), Orlando, FL, April 2003.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Chaudhry, S., Performance Analysis of An Open Source Java to XML Binding Framework for Internet Applications, Proceedings of the Design, Analysis, and Simulation of Distributed Systems Symposium (DASD 2003) at the Advanced Simulation Technologies Conference (ASTC 2003), Orlando, FL, April 2003.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Hegeman. K., and Daucher, C., Performance Evaluation of FDDI, ATM, and Gigabit Ethernet as Backbone Technologies Using Simulation, Journal of the COCSE Computer Science Symposium, April 2003.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Daucher, C., and Eggen, R., Performance Evaluation of Java And C++ Distributed Applications In A CORBA Environment, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (SPECTS 2002), San Diego, CA, July 2002.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., and Hegeman, K., Middleware for the Java Platform: An Empirical Evaluation From A Developer's Perspective, Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems (PDCS 2001), Anaheim, CA, August 2001.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Quintao, R., and Basavanahally, S., An Empirical Analysis of the Performance of CORBA and Java RMI: Distributed Open Object Architectures for Internet Based Applications, Proceedings of the 2001 International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (SPECTS 2001), Orlando, FL, July 2001.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., A Genetic Algorithm Approach to Selecting Internet Service Providers using a Cost Optimization Model, Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Internet and Multimedia Systems (IMSA 2000), Las Vegas, NV, November 2000.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., Quintao, R., Performance Evaluation of Java RMI: A Distributed Object Architecture for Internet Based Applications, Proceedings of the Eighth International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS 2000), San Francisco, CA, August 2000.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., A Sequence of Closed Laboratory Exercises for a Course in Data Communications, Proceedings of the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference, St. Louis, MO, June 2000.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., Enterprise Computing with Java, Proceedings of the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) SoutheastCon Conference, April 2000.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P.,COMNET III: A Network Simulation Laboratory Environment for a Course In Communications Networks, Frontiers In Education Confererence, sponsored by the IEEE and the ASEE, Tempe, AZ, November 1998.

 

  1. Kumar, A., Elmaghraby, A. S., and Ahuja, S. P., Performance and Reliability Optimization for Distributed Computing Systems, 3rd IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications, pp. 611-615, Athens, Greece, June 1998.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Performance Based Reliability Optimization for Computer Networks, Proceedings of the IEEE Southeastcon 97, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, April 1997.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., and Kumar, A., A Genetic Algorithm Approach for Performance Based Reliability Enhancement of Distributed Systems, ISCA Seventh International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems, pp. 664-669, Las Vegas, NV, October 1994.

 

  1. Kumar, A., and Ahuja, Sanjay, P., Performance and Reliability Oriented Combined File, Capacity Allocation on Distributed Systems, IEEE 13th International Conference On Computers and Communications, pp. 282-288, Phoenix, AZ, April 1994.

 

  1. Ahuja, Sanjay P., and Kumar, A., Reliability and Performance Based Measures for Computer Networks and Distributed Systems, Proceedings of the IEEE SoutheastCon Conference, Charlotte, NC, April 1993.

 

  1. Kumar, A., Ahuja, Sanjay, and Sundaram, C., Reliability Optimization of Distributed Computing Systems and Computer Networks using Genetic Algorithm, Phoenix International Conference on Computer Networking, Phoenix, AZ, March 1993.

 

  1. Cole, J. D., and Ahuja, Sanjay P., Discrete Time System Design Using Reduced Order Models, Proceedings of the Annual Pittsburgh Conference on Modeling and Simulation, May 1989.

Description: C:\Users\n00008863\Desktop\redball.gifRecent Grants

·         Submitted a grant proposal titled Towards Benchmarking and Performance Evaluation of HPC and Big-Data Applications on IaaS Clouds to the National Science Foundation, January 2014, $438,917.

·         Submitted a grant proposal titled Tacit Knowledge to Virtual Training (TK2VT) to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in collaboration with the MAF Center for Advanced  Manufacturing, October 2013. $42,000.

·         Awarded a grant by Johnson & Johnson Vision Care (Vistakon), Inc. Benchmarking and Performance Analysis of VMWare ESXi Based Private Cloud. 2013-2014.

·         Awarded the UNF Summer Teaching Grant for the development of a new 6000-level graduate course in cloud computing, Summer 2012.

·         Submitted UNF Foundation Board Research Grant Proposal for research in cloud computing, February 2013.

·         Applied for a National Science Foundation's (NSF) CCLI grant. A Distributed and Internet Systems Laboratory Emphasizing Security and Performance Evaluation. December 2003.

·    Applied for a National Science Foundation's (NSF) CCLI grant. Teaching Systems Courses in an Open Source Laboratory with Emphasis on Performance Evaluation and Security. December 2002.

·    Primary Investigator (PI) for a grant for the establishment and operation of “The Center for Innovation in Information Technology,” submitted to the Emerging Technology Commission of the Office of the Governor, State of Florida,   December 2002.

·    Awarded a $5000 summer research grant from the University of North Florida for Summer 2000.

·   Awarded the National Science Foundation's (NSF) Instrumentation and Laboratory Improvement (ILI) grant in the amount of $40,000 to set up a new Computer Systems Architecture laboratory at Grand Valley State University (August 1998).

·   Awarded the Teaching Initiative Grant from the Teaching and Learning Center, Grand Valley State University for setting up a Computer Architecture laboratory (1998).

·   Awarded a $5000 Summer Undergraduate Research Proposal (SURP) grant. The grant was awarded by the Math and Science Division, Grand Valley State University (1998).

·   Awarded a $1500 grant by the Teaching and Learning Center at Grand Valley State University to attend a workshop at SIGCSE 1997.

·   Awarded SUNY's Graduate Research Initiative (GRI) grant for Network Simulation Research (1995).

Description: C:\Users\n00008863\Desktop\redball.gifRecent Presentations

·         Let’s Head for the Clouds: A View of Cloud Computing, College of Computing, Engineering, and Construction (CCEC) Colloquium, February 2013.

·         A Survey of the State of the Art in Peer-to-Peer Computing, 3rd International Conference on Communications, Internet, And Information Technology (CIIT 04), November 2004.

Description: C:\Users\n00008863\Desktop\redball.gifRecent Workshops Attended

·    Mobile Enterprise Computing Workshop, UNF, Jacksonville, FL, September 2011.

·         Quality of Service in Integrated Networks. The workshop was held at the IEEE Southeastcon 2000 conference in Nashville, TN, 2000.

·    Professional development courses: Course on Java Technology Architecture Planning and Design at Sun Microsystems, 1999.

·    Java Network Programming, ACM's SIGCSE 1998.

·    Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM): Principles, architecture, and switching. The workshop was held at the IEEE Southeastcon '97 conference at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, 1997.

·   Parallel Processing using Public Domain Software. The workshop was held at the ACM's SIGCSE 97 conference in San Jose, CA, 1997.

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