• 1419 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
19992020

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Research Output

  • 1419 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
  • 69 Conference contribution
  • 14 Article
  • 1 Paper

Accelerating batch analytics with residual resources from interactive clouds

Clay, R. B., Shen, Z. & Ma, X., 1 Dec 2013, Proceedings - IEEE Computer Society's Annual International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunications Systems, MASCOTS. p. 414-423 10 p. 6730798

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

10 Citations (Scopus)

ACIC: Automatic cloud I/O configurator for HPC applications

Liu, M., Jin, Y., Zhai, J., Zha, Y., Shi, Q., Ma, X. & Chen, W., 1 Jan 2013, International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis, SC. IEEE Computer Society, 38

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Citations (Scopus)

ACIC: Automatic cloud I/O configurator for parallel applications

Liu, M., Jin, Y., Zhai, J., Zhai, Y., Shi, Q., Ma, X. & Chen, W., 17 Jul 2013, HPDC 2013 - Proceedings of the 22nd ACM International Symposium on High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing. p. 111-112 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Active buffering plus compressed migration: An integrated solution to parallel simulations' data transport needs

Lee, J., Ma, X., Winslett, M. & Yu, S., 1 Jan 2002, Proceedings of the International Conference on Supercomputing. p. 156-166 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptive request scheduling for parallel scientific web services

Lin, H., Ma, X., Li, J., Yu, T. & Samatova, N., 14 Aug 2008, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Vol. 5069 LNCS. p. 276-294 19 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 5069 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

AsHES Introduction and Committees

Dinan, J., Chen, W., Ma, X., Balaji, P., Matsuoka, S., Meng, J. & Zhang, Y., 29 Sep 2015, In : Unknown Journal. p. 591-592 2 p., 7284362.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Automatic, application-aware I/O forwarding resource allocation

Ji, X., Yang, B., Zhang, T., Ma, X., Zhu, X., Wang, X., El-Sayed, N., Zhai, J., Liu, W. & Xue, W., 1 Jan 2019, Proceedings of the 17th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies, FAST 2019. USENIX Association, p. 265-279 15 p. (Proceedings of the 17th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies, FAST 2019).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Citations (Scopus)

Automatic Cloud I/O Configurator for I/O Intensive Parallel Applications

Zhai, J., Liu, M., Jin, Y., Ma, X. & Chen, W., 1 Dec 2015, In : IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems. 26, 12, p. 3275-3288 14 p., 6977978.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Automatic identification of application I/O signatures from noisy server-side traces

Liu, Y., Gunasekaran, R., Ma, X. & Vazhkudai, S. S., 1 Jan 2014, Proceedings of the 12th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies, FAST 2014. USENIX Association, p. 213-228 16 p. (Proceedings of the 12th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies, FAST 2014).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

52 Citations (Scopus)

Automatic parallelization of scripting languages: Toward transparent desktop parallel computing

Ma, X., Li, J. & Samatova, N. F., 24 Sep 2007, Proceedings - 21st International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, IPDPS 2007; Abstracts and CD-ROM. 4228216

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

9 Citations (Scopus)

Building and scaling virtual clusters with residual resources from interactive clouds

Clay, R. B., Shen, Z. & Ma, X., 17 Jul 2013, HPDC 2013 - Proceedings of the 22nd ACM International Symposium on High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing. p. 119-120 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Building Semi-Elastic Virtual Clusters for Cost-Effective HPC Cloud Resource Provisioning

Niu, S., Zhai, J., Ma, X., Tang, X., Chen, W. & Zheng, W., 1 Jul 2016, In : IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems. 27, 7, p. 1915-1928 14 p., 7239625.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Cloud versus in-house cluster: Evaluating amazon cluster compute instances for running MPI applications

Zhai, Y., Liu, M., Zhai, J., Ma, X. & Chen, W., 13 Dec 2011, State of the Practice Reports, SC'11. 11

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

56 Citations (Scopus)

Combining phase identification and statistic modeling for automated parallel benchmark generation

Jin, Y., Ma, X., Liu, M., Liu, Q., Logan, J., Podhorszki, N., Choi, J. Y. & Klasky, S., 24 Jun 2015, Performance Evaluation Review. 1 ed. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 43. p. 309-320 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)

Combining phase identification and statistic modeling for automated parallel benchmark generation

Jin, Y., Liu, M., Ma, X., Liu, Q., Logan, J., Podhorszki, N., Choi, J. Y. & Klasky, S., 24 Jan 2015, Proceedings of the ACM SIGPLAN Symposium on Principles and Practice of Parallel Programming, PPOPP. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 2015-January. p. 269-270 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Constructing collaborative desktop storage caches for large scientific datasets

Vazhkudai, S. S., Ma, X., Freeh, V. W., Strickland, J. W., Tammineedi, N., Simon, T. & Scott, S. L., 1 Aug 2006, In : ACM Transactions on Storage. 2, 3, p. 221-254 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Coordinating computation and I/O in massively parallel sequence search

Lin, H., Ma, X., Feng, W. & Samatova, N. F., 14 Jan 2011, In : IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems. 22, 4, p. 529-543 15 p., 5473216.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Cost-effective cloud HPC resource provisioning by building semi-elastic virtual clusters

Niu, S., Zhai, J., Ma, X., Tang, X. & Chen, W., 1 Jan 2013, International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis, SC. IEEE Computer Society, 56

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

25 Citations (Scopus)

Cost-effective resource configuration for cloud video streaming services

Jiang, Y., Ma, X. & Chen, W., 15 Jan 2016, Proceedings of the International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems - ICPADS. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2016-January. p. 430-439 10 p. 7384324

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Coupling prefix caching and collective downloads for remote dataset access

Ma, X., Freeh, V. W., Yang, T., Vazhkudai, S. S., Simon, T. A. & Scott, S. L., 1 Dec 2006, Proceedings of the International Conference on Supercomputing. p. 229-238 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)

Cross-platform performance prediction of parallel applications using partial execution

Yang, L. T., Ma, X. & Mueller, F., 1 Dec 2005, Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE 2005 Supercomputing Conference, SC'05. Vol. 2005. 1559992

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

91 Citations (Scopus)

Cyberinfrastructure for contamination source characterization in water distribution systems

Sreepathi, S., Mahinthakumar, K., Zechman, E., Ranjithan, R., Brill, D., Ma, X. & Von Laszewski, G., 24 Dec 2007, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Vol. 4487 LNCS. p. 1058-1065 8 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 4487 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Citations (Scopus)

CYPRESS: Combining Static and Dynamic Analysis for Top-Down Communication Trace Compression

Zhai, J., Hu, J., Tang, X., Ma, X. & Chen, W., 16 Jan 2015, International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis, SC. January ed. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2015-January. p. 143-153 11 p. 7012999

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

13 Citations (Scopus)

Declustering large multidimensional data sets for range queries over heterogeneous disks

Lee, J., Winslett, M., Ma, X. & Yu, S., 2003, Proceedings of the International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management, SSDBM. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2003-January. p. 212-221 10 p. 1214982

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Citations (Scopus)

Determining data distribution for large disk enclosures with 3-D data templates

Zhang, G., Wang, Z., Ma, X., Yang, S., Huang, Z. & Zheng, W., Dec 2019, In : ACM Transactions on Storage. 15, 4, a27.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

DMA-assisted, intranode communication in GPU accelerated systems

Ji, F., Aji, A. M., Dinan, J., Buntinas, D., Balaji, P., Thakur, R., Feng, W. C. & Ma, X., 7 Dec 2012, Proceedings of the 14th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications, HPCC-2012 - 9th IEEE International Conference on Embedded Software and Systems, ICESS-2012. p. 461-468 8 p. 6332208

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Citations (Scopus)

Efficient data access for parallel BLAST

Lin, H., Ma, X., Chandramohan, P., Geist, A. & Samatova, N., 1 Dec 2005, Proceedings - 19th IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, IPDPS 2005. Vol. 2005. 1419898

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

58 Citations (Scopus)

Efficient intranode communication in GPU-accelerated systems

Ji, F., Aji, A. M., Dinan, J., Buntinas, D., Balaji, P., Feng, W. C. & Ma, X., 18 Oct 2012, Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE 26th International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium Workshops, IPDPSW 2012. p. 1838-1847 10 p. 6270862

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

9 Citations (Scopus)

EMFS: Email-based personal cloud storage

Srinivasan, J., Wei, W., Ma, X. & Yu, T., 22 Sep 2011, Proceedings - 6th IEEE International Conference on Networking, Architecture, and Storage, NAS 2011. p. 248-257 10 p. 6005469

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

15 Citations (Scopus)

Employing checkpoint to improve job scheduling in large-scale systems

Niu, S., Zhai, J., Ma, X., Liu, M., Zhai, Y., Chen, W. & Zheng, W., 24 Jan 2013, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Vol. 7698 LNCS. p. 36-55 20 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 7698 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Citations (Scopus)

End-to-end I/O monitoring on a leading supercomputer

Yang, B., Ji, X., Ma, X., Wang, X., Zhang, T., Zhu, X., El-Sayed, N., Lan, H., Yang, Y., Zhai, J., Liu, W. & Xue, W., 1 Jan 2019, Proceedings of the 16th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation, NSDI 2019. USENIX Association, p. 379-394 16 p. (Proceedings of the 16th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation, NSDI 2019).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)

Energy and performance impact of aggressive volunteer computing with multi-core computers

Li, J., Deshpande, A., Srinivasan, J. & Ma, X., 1 Dec 2009, Proceedings - IEEE Computer Society's Annual International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunications Systems, MASCOTS. p. 421-430 10 p. 5366968

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancing data migration performance via parallel data compression

Lee, J., Winslett, M., Ma, X. & Yu, S., 2002, Proceedings - International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, IPDPS 2002. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 444-451 8 p. 1015528

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

10 Citations (Scopus)

Exploiting locality in graph analytics through hardware-Accelerated traversal scheduling

Mukkara, A., Beckmann, N., Abeydeera, M., Ma, X. & Sanchez, D., 12 Dec 2018, Proceedings - 51st Annual IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Microarchitecture, MICRO 2018. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2018-October. p. 1-14 14 p. 8574527

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Citations (Scopus)

Exploring I/O strategies for parallel sequence-search tools with S3aSim

Chingt, A., Feng, W. C., Lin, H., Ma, X. & Choudhary, A., 1 Dec 2006, Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on High Performance Distributed Computing. Vol. 2006. p. 229-240 12 p. 1652154

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

10 Citations (Scopus)

Faster collective output through active buffering

Ma, X., Winslett, M., Lee, J. & Yu, S., 2002, Proceedings - International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, IPDPS 2002. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 329-336 8 p. 1015511

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

26 Citations (Scopus)

Flexible and efficient parallel I/O for large-scale multi-component simulations

Ma, X., Jiao, X., Campbell, M. & Winslett, M., 2003, Proceedings - International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, IPDPS 2003. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 1213462

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Citations (Scopus)

FreeLoader: Scavenging desktop storage resources for scientific data

Vazhkudai, S. S., Ma, X., Frech, V. W., Strickland, J. W., Tammineedi, N. & Scott, S. L., 1 Dec 2005, Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE 2005 Supercomputing Conference, SC'05. Vol. 2005. 1560008

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

42 Citations (Scopus)

Functional partitioning to optimize end-to-end performance on many-core architectures

Li, M., Vazhkudai, S. S., Butt, A. R., Meng, F., Ma, X., Kim, Y., Engelmann, C. & Shipman, G., 1 Dec 2010, 2010 ACM/IEEE International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis, SC 2010. 5644890

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

44 Citations (Scopus)

GODIVA: Lightweight data management for scientific visualization applications

Ma, X., Winslett, M., Norris, J., Jiao, X. & Fiedler, R., 1 Jun 2004, Proceedings - International Conference on Data Engineering. Vol. 20. p. 732-743 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

10 Citations (Scopus)

Governor: Autonomic throttling for aggressive idle resource scavenging

Strickland, J. W., Freeh, V. W., Ma, X. & Vazhkudai, S. S., 1 Dec 2005, Proceedings - Second International Conference on Autonomic Computing, ICAC 2005. Vol. 2005. p. 64-75 12 p. 1498053

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

12 Citations (Scopus)

High-level buffering for hiding periodic output cost in scientific simulations

Ma, X., Lee, J. & Winslett, M., 1 Mar 2006, In : IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems. 17, 3, p. 193-204 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

High performance statistical computing with parallel R: Applications to biology and climate modelling

Samatova, N. F., Branstetter, M., Ganguly, A. R., Hettich, R., Khan, S., Kora, G., Li, J., Ma, X., Pan, C., Shoshani, A. & Yoginath, S., 1 Oct 2006, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 46, 1, p. 505-509 5 p., 069.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Improving data availability for better access performance: A study on caching scientific data on distributed desktop workstations

Ma, X., Vazhkudai, S. S. & Zhang, Z., 1 Nov 2009, In : Journal of Grid Computing. 7, 4, p. 419-438 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Improving MPI-IO output performance with active buffering plus threads

Ma, X., Winslett, M., Lee, J. & Yu, S., 2003, Proceedings - International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, IPDPS 2003. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 1213165

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

49 Citations (Scopus)

Improving the availability of supercomputer job input data using temporal replication

Wang, C., Zhang, Z., Ma, X., Vazhkudai, S. S. & Mueller, F., 1 Jun 2009, In : Computer Science - Research and Development. 23, 3-4, p. 149-157 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

KPart: A Hybrid Cache Partitioning-Sharing Technique for Commodity Multicores

El-Sayed, N., Mukkara, A., Tsai, P. A., Kasture, H., Ma, X. & Sanchez, D., 27 Mar 2018, Proceedings - 24th IEEE International Symposium on High Performance Computer Architecture, HPCA 2018. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2018-February. p. 104-117 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

22 Citations (Scopus)

Machine learning based online performance prediction for runtime parallelization and task scheduling

Li, J., Ma, X., Singh, K., Schulz, M., De Supinski, B. & McKee, S. A., 22 Sep 2009, ISPASS 2009 - International Symposium on Performance Analysis of Systems and Software. p. 89-100 12 p. 4919641

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

24 Citations (Scopus)

Massively parallel genomic sequence search on the Blue Gene/P architecture

Lin, H., Balaji, P., Poole, R., Sosa, C., Ma, X. & Feng, W. C., 1 Dec 2008, 2008 SC - International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis, SC 2008. 5222005

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

32 Citations (Scopus)

Memory resource allocation for file system prefetching from a supply chain management perspective

Zhang, Z., Kulkarni, A., Ma, X. & Zhou, Y., 21 Sep 2009, Proceedings of the 4th ACM European Conference on Computer Systems, EuroSys'09. p. 75-88 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

19 Citations (Scopus)