Announcements

Paper accepted for presentation at MECC@Middleware 2016

Towards the Opportunistic Combination of Mobile Ad-hoc Networks with Infrastructure Access has been accepted for presentation at the 2016 1st Workshop on Middleware for Edge Clouds & Cloudlets (MECC 2016) co-located with the Middleware 2016 conference to be held in Trento, Italy, 12-16 December, 2016

Paper accepted for presentation at CLUSTER 2016

Paper 
In-Cache MapReduce: Leverage Tiling to Boost Temporal Locality-Sensitive MapReduce Computations
 
has been accepted for presentation at the 2016 IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing (CLUSTER 2016) to be held in Taipei, Taiwan, 13-15 September, 2016

Paper accepted for presentation at ISPA 2016

Paper Ephemeral Data Storage for Networks of Hand-held Devices has been accepted for presentation at the14th IEEE International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing with Applications (ISPA 2016) to be held in Tianjin, China, 23-26 August, 2016

Article accepted for publication in Journal of Supercomputing

Article "Cache-Conscious Run-time Decomposition of Data Parallel Computationshas been accepted for publication in a special issue of the Journal of Supercomputing. 

Paper accepted for publication at SAC 2016

Paper "From Atomic Variables to Data-Centric Concurrency Control" has been accepted for publication at the OOPS track of the 31th ACM/SIGAPP Symposium On Applied Computing (SAC 2016) to be held in Pisa, Italy, 4-8 April 2016.

MSc thesis " Cache-conscious Splitting of MapReduce Tasks and its Application to Stencil Computations"

Daniel Magro has publicly defended his MSc thesis entitled Cache-conscious Splitting of MapReduce Tasks and its Application to Stencil Computations being awarded a classification of 17 out of 20.

MSc thesis "Distributed Storage in a Cloud of Mobile Devices"

Ricardo Monteiro has publicly defended his MSc thesis entitled Distributed Storage in a Cloud of Mobile Devices being awarded a classification of 17 out of 20.

Article accepted for publication in journal Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience

Article "Execution of Compound Multi-Kernel OpenCL Computations in Multi-CPU/Multi-GPU Environmentshas been accepted for publication in a special issue of the Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience journal.

Paper accepted for publication at INForum 2015

The paper "Armazenamento Distribuído para uma Rede de Dispositivos Móveisreporting the ongoing work of my Master students Ricardo Monteiro have been accepted for publication at INForum - Simpósio de Informática 2015 to be held in Covilhã, Portugal, 7-8 September 2015.

Three poster papers accepted at the top ranked Mobiquitous conference

Poster papers Decentralized Storage for Networks of Hand-held Devices, Mobile Device-to-Device Distributed Computing Using Data Sets, and Group-to-Group Bidirectional Wi-Fi Direct Communication with Two Relay Nodes has been accepted for publication at the 12th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (Mobiquitous 2015) to be held in Coimbra, Portugal, in July 2015.

MSc thesis "Towards an Algorithmic Skeleton Framework for the Programming of the Intel Xeon Phi Processor"

Hélder Marques has publicly defended his MSc thesis entitled Towards an Algorithmic Skeleton Framework for the Programming of the Intel Xeon Phi Processor being awarded a classification of 18 out of 20.

Research abstract accepted at the ICDCN 2015 Student Research Forum

An extended abstract presenting the initial research of João Silva on topic Crowdsourcing Mobile Devices to Provide Storage in Edge-Clouds (conducted in the scope of the Hyrax project) has been accepted for presentation at the Student Research Forum of the 16th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDCN 2015), to be held in Goa, India, in January 2015. 

Paper accepted for publication at SAC 2015 - track MUSEPAT

Paper  Boosting Locality in Multi-version Partial Data Replication has been accepted for publication at the MUSEPAT track of the 30th ACM/SIGAPP Symposium On Applied Computing (SAC 2015) to be held in Salamanca, Spain, in April 2015. 

Paper accepted for publication at ICDCN 2015

Paper Supporting Multiple Data Replication Models in Distributed Transactional Memory has been accepted for publication at the 16th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDCN 2015) to be held in Goa, India, in January 2015. 

Paper "Heterogeneous Programming with Single Operation Multiple Data" available from Elsevier

The official version of paper Heterogeneous Programming with Single Operation Multiple Data can be downloaded directly from Elsevier, without charges, for a short period of time. Just follow this link: http://authors.elsevier.com/a/1Pjju50971GEv