Publications

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Journal Articles

    1. A. Morshed, P. P. Jayaraman, T. Sellis, D. Georgakopoulos, M. Villari, and R. Ranjan, “Deep OSMOSIS: Holistic Distributed Deep Learning in Osmotic Computing,” IEEE Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (To Appear December 2017, Reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    2. Y. Chen, X. Chen, W. Liu, Y. Zhou, A. Y. Zomaya, R. Ranjan, S. Hu, “Stochastic scheduling for variation-aware virtual machine placement in a cloud computing CPS,” Future Generation Computer Systems Journal,  Elsevier Press. [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor: 3.99] (accepted September 2017, in press)
    3. Y. Ding, D. Wang, X. Xin, G. Li, D. Sun, X. Zeng, and R. Ranjan, “SCFM: Social and Crowdsourcing Factorization Machines for Recommendation,” Journal of Applied Soft Computing, 2017, Elsevier. [ISI Impact Factor: 3.5] (Accepted Agusut 2017, in press)
    4. K. Alwasel, Y. Li, P. P. Jayaraman, S. Garg, R. N. Calheiros, and R. Ranjan, “Programming SDN-Native Big Data Applications: Research Gap Analysis,”  IEEE Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (To Appear September 2017, Reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    5. X. Zeng, S. K. Garg, Z. Wen, P. Strazdins, A. Y. Zomaya, and R. Ranjan, “Cost Efficient Scheduling of MapReduce Applications on Public Clouds,” Journal of Computational Science, 2017, ISSN 1877-7503. [ISI Impact Factor: 2.25] (Accepted August 2017)
    6. . Ranjan, P. P. Jayaraman, M. Villari, and D. Georgakopoulos, “Advances in Orchestrating Sustainable Smart Cities,” IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted October 2017).
    7. G. Singh, N.Kumar, A. Zomaya, and R. Ranjan, “Optimal Decision Making for Big Data Processing at Edge-Cloud Environment: An SDN Perspective,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society. (Accepted July 2017)  [ISI Impact Factor 6.7]
    8. M. Villari, M. Fazio, S. Dustdar, O. Rana, L. Chen, and R. Ranjan, “Software- Defined Membrane: Policy-Driven Edge and IoT Security,” IEEE Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (To Appear July 2017, Reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    9.  Z. Li, S. Tesfatsion, S. Bastani, A. Ali-Eldin, E. Elmroth, M. Kihl, and R. Ranjan, “A Survey on Modeling Energy Consumption of Cloud Applications: Deconstruction, State of the Art, and Trade-off Debates,” IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted June 2017).
    10. R. Ranjan, S. Garg, A. Khoskbar, E. Solaiman, P. James, and D. Georgakopoulos, “Orchestrating BigData Analysis Workflows,” IEEE Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (To Appear May 2017, Reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    11. X. Wang, L. T. Yang, X. Chen, L. Wang, R. Ranjan, X. Chen, and M. J. Deen,” A Multi-order Distributed HOSVD with its Incremental Computing for Big Service in Cyber-Physical-Social Systems”,  IEEE Transactions on Big Data, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted June 2017).
    12. X. Sun, C. Zhang, G. Li, D. Sun, F. Ren, A. Y. Zomaya, R. Ranjan, “Detecting Users’ Anomalous Emotion using Social Media for Business Intelligence”, Journal of Computational Science, Available online 6 June 2017, ISSN 1877-7503, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jocs.2017.05.029. [ISI Impact Factor: 2.25] (Accepted June 2017)
    13. D. Puthal, X. Wu, S. Nepal, R. Ranjan, and J. Chen, “SEEN: A Selective Encryption Method to Ensure Confidentiality for Big Sensing Data Streams,” IEEE Transactions on Big Data, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted May 2017).
    14. L. Dong, H. Yao, R. Ranjan, F Zhang, and M. Pan, “Fast Lightweight Reconfiguration of Virtual Constellation for Obtaining of Earth Observation Big Data, ” Cluster Computing, 2017, DOI: 10.1007/s10586-017-0905-5. (Accepted May 2017)
    15. R. Ranjan, D. Thakker, A. Haller, R. Buyya, “A Note on Exploration of IoT generated Big Data using Semantics,” Future Generation Computer Systems Journal,  Elsevier Press. [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor: 2.6] (accepted April 2017, in press)
    16. D. Weerasiri, M. Barukh, B. Benatallah, M. Sheng, R. Ranjan, “A Taxonomy and Survey of Cloud Resource Orchestration Techniques,” ACM Computing Surveys, ACM Press. [ERA A*, ISI Impact Factor: 5.2] (Accepted January 2017)
    17. C. Dou, Y. Cui, D. Sun, R. Wong, M. Atif, G. Li, and R. Ranjan, “Unsupervised Blocking and Probabilistic Parallelisation for Record Matching of Distributed Big Data,” Journal of Supercomputing, Springer. [ERA B Ranking, ISI impact factor: 0.841] (Accepted Feb 2017, in press)
    18. Matteo Nardelli, Stefan Nastic, Schahram Dustdar, Massimo Villari, R. Ranjan, “Osmotic Flow: Osmotic Computing + IoT Workflow,” IEEE Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (To Appear April 2017, Reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    19. S. Garg, H. Wang, Jagannath Aryal, T. Shah,  Gabor Kecskemeti, and R. Ranjan, “Cloud Computing Based Bushfire Prediction for Cyber-Physical
      Emergency Applications,” Future Generation Computer Systems Journal,  Elsevier Press. [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor: 2.6] (accepted January 2017, in press)
    20. I. Casas, J. Taheri, R. Ranjan, and A. Zomaya, “PSO-DS: a Scheduling Engine For Scientific Workflows Managers”, Journal of Supercomputing, Springer. [ERA B Ranking, ISI impact factor: 0.841] (Accepted Jan 2017, in press).
    21.  Y. Wang, J. Jiang, H. Zhang, X. Dong, L. Wang, R. Ranjan, A Y. Zomaya, “A Scalable Parallel Algorithm for Atmospheric General Circulation Models on a Multicore Cluster,”Future Generation Computer Systems Journal,  Elsevier Press. [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor: 2.6] (accepted January 2017, in press)
    22. G. Kecskemeti, G. Casale, D. N. Jha, J. Lyon, R. Ranjan, “Modelling and Simulation Challenges in the Internet of Things,” IEEE Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (To Appear January 2017, Reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    23. R. Ranjan, J. Phengsuwan, P. James, S. Barr, and A. van Moorsel, “Urban Risk Analytics in the Cloud: State of The Art and Future Directions,” IEEE IT Professional, From the Editor (FET) section. [ISI Impact Factor: 0.81] (Accepted January 2017).
    24. R. Ranjan, L. Wang, P. Jayaraman, K. Mitra, and D. Georgakopoulos, “Special Issue on Big Data and Cloud of Things (CoT),” Journal of Software Practice and Experience (SPE), Wiley. [ERA A, ISI Impact Factor: 0.89] (Accepted December 2016)
    25. X. Chen, X. Huang; Y. Xiang, D. Zhang, R. Ranjan, and C. Liao, “A CPS Framework based Perturbation Constrained Buffer Planning Approach in VLSI Design,” Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (JPDC), Elsevier. [ISI Impact Factor 1.3, ERA A*] (Accepted November 2016, in press)
    26. M. Villari, M. Fazia, S. Dustdar, O. Rana, and R. Ranjan, “Osmotic Computing: A New Paradigm for Edge/Cloud Integration,” IEEE Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (To Appear December 2016, Reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    27. A. Khoshkbarforoushhaa, A. Khosravianc, and R. Ranjan,  “Elasticity Management of Streaming Data Analytics Flows on Clouds,” Journal of Computer System Sciences, Elsevier. [ISI Impact Factor 1.58, ERA A*] (Accepted November 2016, in press)
    28. M. Fazia, A. Celesti, R. Ranjan, L. Chen, C. Liu, and M. Villari, “Open Issues in Scheduling Microservices in the Cloud“, IEEE Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (To Appear October 2016, Reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    29. Z. Deng, W. Han, L. Wang, R. Ranjan, A. Y. Zomaya, and W. Jie, “An Efficient Online Direction Preserving Compression Apprach for Trajectory Streaming Data“, Future Generation Computer Systems Journal,  Elsevier Press. [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor: 2.6] (accepted September 2016, in press)
    30. T. Shah, A. Yavari, K. Mitra, S. Saguna, P. P. Jayaraman, F. Rabhi, and R. Ranjan,  “Remote Healthcare Cyber-Physical-System: Quality of Service Challenges and Opportunities,” IET Cyber-Physical Systems: Theory & Applications, IET Press. (accepted November 2016, in press)
    31. X. Zeng, S. K. Garg, P. Strazdins, P. Jayaraman, D. Georgakopoulos and R. Ranjan, “IOTSim: a Simulator for Analysing IoT Applications,” Journal of System Architecture, Elsevier. [ISI Impact Factor: 0.44] (Accepted July 2016)
    32. S. Sharma, S. Jena, A. Zomaya, and R. Ranjan, “Rendezvous based Routing Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks with Mobile Sink,” Journal of Supercomputing, Springer Verlag. [ERA B Ranking, ISI impact factor: 0.841] (Accepted May 2016, in press)
    33. G. Dai, M. Wang, K. K. Choo, P. Jayaraman, and R. Ranjan,  “Constructing Pairing-friendly Elliptic Curves under Embedding Degree 1 for Securing Critical Infrastructures,” PloS ONE journal, Public Library of Science. [ERA A Ranking, ISI impact factor: 3.057] (Accepted August 2016)
    34. I. Casas, J. Taheri, R. Ranjan, L. Wang, and A. Zomaya, “GA-ETI: An Enhanced Genetic Algorithm for the Scheduling of Scientific Workflows in CloudEnvironments,” Journal of Computational Science, Elsevier. [ISI Impact Factor: 2.25] (Accepted September 2016)
    35. D. Georgakopoulos, P. P. Jayaraman, M. Fazia, M. Villari, and R. Ranjan, “Internet of Things and Edge Cloud Computing Roadmap for Manufacturing,” IEEE Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted July 2016, Reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    36. A. Khoshkbarforoushha, R. Ranjan, R. Gaire, E. Abbasnejad, L. Wang, and Albert Y. Zomaya, “Distribution Based Workload Modelling of Continuous Queries in Clouds,” IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted July 2016).
    37. P. Jayaraman, C. Perera, D. Georgakopoulos, S. Dustdar, D. Thakker, and R. Ranjan, “Analytics-as-a-Service in a Multi-Cloud Environment through Semantically enabled Hierarchical Data Processing,” Journal of Software Practice and Experience (SPE), Wiley. [ERA A, ISI Impact Factor: 0.89] (Accepted July 2016)
    38. D. Puthal, S. Nepal, R. Ranjan, and J. Chen, “Threats to Networking Cloud and Edge Data Center in the IoT,”  IEEE Cloud Computing, Volume 3, Issue 4, 2016, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted May 2016, Reviewed by Editorial Board)
    39. Z. Wen, R. Qasha, Z. Li, R. Ranjan, P. Watson, and A. Romanovsky, “Dynamically Partitioning Workflow over Federated Clouds For Optimising the Monetary Cost and Handling Run-Time Failures,” IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted July 2016)
    40. C. Perera, C. Liu, R. Ranjan, L. Wang, and A. Y. Zomaya, “Privacy Knowledge Modelling in Internet of Things: A Look Back,” IEEE Computer, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA B, ISI Impact Factor: 1.43](Accepted April 2016).
    41. E. Solaiman, R. Ranjan, P. Jayaraman, and K. Mitra, “Monitoring Internet of Things Application Ecosystems for Failure,” IT Trends Department, IEEE IT Professional. [ISI Impact Factor: 0.81] (Accepted April 2016).
    42. J. Song, C. Han, K. Wang, J. Zhao, R. Ranjan, and L. Wang, “An Integrated Static Detection and Analysis Framework for Android,” Journal of Pervasive and Mobile Computing, Elsevier. [ISI Impact Factor: 2.0, ERA B Ranking] (Accepted March 2016, in press)
    43. Y. Gu, J. Tao, G. Li. D. Sun, X. Wu, P. Jayaraman, and R. Ranjan, “A Preemptive Truthful VMs Allocation Online Mechanism in Private Cloud,” Journal of Computational Science, Elsevier. [ISI Impact Factor: 2.25] (Accepted March 2016, in press)
    44. M. Vogler, J. M. Schleicher, C. Inzinger, S. Dustdar, and R. Ranjan, “Migrating Smart City Applications to the Cloud,” IEEE Cloud Computing, Volume 3, Issue 2, 2016, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted March 2016, Reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    45. R. Ranjan, L. Wang, A.Y. Zomaya, J. Tao, P. Jayaraman, and D. Georgakopoulos, “Advances in Methods and Techniques for Processing Streaming Big Data in Datacentre Clouds,” IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted February 2016,  in press)
    46. J. Natu, R. K. Ghosh, R. K. Shyamsundar, and R. Ranjan, “Holistic Performance Monitoring of Hybrid Clouds: Complexities and Future Directions,” IEEE Cloud Computing, Volume 3, Issue 1, 2016, IEEE Computer Society. [WoS ESCI indexed]
    47. M. Dong, R. Ranjan, A. Y. Zomaya, and M. Lin, ” Guest Editorial on Advances in Tools and Techniques for Enabling Cyber–Physical–Social Systems—Part II,” IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems, doi: 10.1109/TCSS.2016.2527159,  IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted February 2016,  in press)
    48. M. Dong, R. Ranjan, A. Y. Zomaya, and M. Lin, ” Guest Editorial on Advances in Tools and Techniques for Enabling Cyber–Physical–Social Systems—Part I,” IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems, doi: 10.1109/TCSS.2016.2527158,  IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted February 2016,  in press)
    49. D. Puthal, S. Nepal, R. Ranjan, and J. Chen. “DLSeF: A Dynamic Key Length based Efficient Real-Time Security Verification Model for Big Data Stream,” ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems (TECS), ACM Press.  [ERA  A* Ranking, ISI Impact Factor 0.5] (Accepted May 2016)
    50. L. Wang, X. Chen, R. Ranjan, A.Y. Zomaya, Y. Zhou, and S. Hu, “Stochastic Workload Scheduling for Uncoordinated Datacenter Clouds with Multiple QoS Constraints,” IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing (TCC), IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted May 2016)
    51. D. Puthal, S. Nepal, R. Ranjan, and J. Chen, “A Dynamic Prime Number Based Efficient Security Mechanism for Big Sensing Data Streams,” Journal of Computer and System Sciences.  [ERA A* Ranking, ISI impact factor: 1.13] (Accepted January 2016, in press)
    52. A. Khoshkbarforoushha, P. Jamshidi, M. Fahmideh, L. Wang, and R. Ranjan, “Metrics for BPEL Process Reusability Analysis in a Workflow System“, IEEE Systems Journal, Volume 10, Issue 1, March 2016, IEEE Computer Society Press. [ISI Impact Factor 1.7]
    53. X. Chen, Y. Chen, A. Y. Zomaya, R. Ranjan, and S. Hu, “CEVP: Cross Entropy based Virtual Machine Placement for Energy Optimisation in Clouds,” Journal of Supercomputing, Springer Verlag. [ERA B Ranking, ISI impact factor: 0.841] (Accepted November 2015, in press)
    54. I. C. Lopez, J. Taheri, R. Ranjan, L. Wang, and A. Y. Zomaya, “A Balanced Scheduler with Data Reuse and Replication for Scientific Workflows in Cloud Computing Systems,” Future Generation Computer Systems Journal,  Elsevier Press. [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor: 2.6] (accepted December 2015, in press)
    55. L. Wang, S. Hu, G. Betis, and R. Ranjan, “A Computing Perspective on Smart City,”  IEEE Transactions on Computers, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA A* Journal, ISI Impact Factor 1.47] (To Appear)
    56. L. Zhao, L. Chen , R. Ranjan, K-K Raymond Choo, and J. He, “Geographical Information System Parallelization for Spatial Big Data Processing: a review,” Cluster Computing Journal, Pages 1-14, Available Online: 14 November 2015, http://www.springer.com/-/0/AVFQckgr2brxj7RSfcyB. [ISI Impact Factor 1.5]
    57. Z. Li, H. Zhang, L O’Brien, S. Jiang, Y. Zhou, M. Kihl, and R. Ranjan, “Spot Pricing in the Cloud Ecosystem: A Comparative Investigation,” Journal of Systems and Software, Elsevier. [ISI Impact Factor 1.3, ERA A Ranked] (Accepted November 2015, in press)
    58. X. Wu, Y. Gu, J. Tao, G. Li, D. W. Sun, P. Jayaraman, R. Ranjan, A. Y. Zomaya, and J. Han, “An Online Greedy Allocation of VMs with Non-increasing Reservations in Clouds,” Journal of Supercomputing, Springer Verlag. [ERA B Ranking, ISI impact factor: 0.841] (Accepted November 2015, in press)
    59. E. Bertina, S. Nepal, and R. Ranjan, “Building Sensor-Based Big Data Cyberinfrastructures,” IEEE Cloud Computing,  Volume 2, Issue 5, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted October 2015, Reviewed by Editorial Board,  in press) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    60. M. U. S. Khan, O. Khalid, Y. Huang, F. Zhang, R. Ranjan, S. U. Khan, J. Cao, K. Li, B. Veeravalli, and A. Zomaya, “MacroServ: A Route Recommendation Service for Large-Scale Evacuations,” IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, IEEE Computer Society. [ISI Impact Factor 3.0]( Accepted October 2015 and to appear.)
    61. Z. Li, R. Ranjan, L. O’Brien, H. Zhang, M. A. Babar, A. Y. Zomaya, and L. Wang, “On the Communication Variability Analysis of the NeCTAR Research Cloud System,” IEEE Systems, IEEE Computer Society. [ISI Impact Factor 1.7] (Accepted September 2015, in press)
    62. R. Ranjan, L. Wang, and D. Georgakopoulos, “A Note on Software Tools and Technologies for Delivering Smart Media-Optimized Big Data Applications in the Cloud,” Springer Computing Journal. (Accepted August 2015, in press)
    63. M. Fazio, R. Ranjan, and M. Villari,”Special Issue  on Advances in Cloud for Smart Cities,” International Journal of Distributed Systems and Technologies. (Accepted August 2015, in press)
    64. M. Wang, C. Perera, P. Jayaraman, P. Strazdins, RK Shyamasundar, and R Ranjan, “City Data Fusion: Sensor Data Fusion in the Internet of Things,” International Journal of Distributed Systems and Technologies (IJDST). (Accepted July 2015, in press)
    65. C. Perera, R. Ranjan, and L. Wang, ” End-to-End Privacy for Open Big Data Markets ,”  IEEE Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted June 2015,  in press)
    66. R. Ranjan, J. Kołodziej, L. Wang, and A. Zomaya, “The Cross-Layer Cloud Resource Configuration Selection Challenge in the Big Data Era,” IEEE Cloud Computing, BlueSkies Column, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted June 2015, reviewed by Editorial Board, in press) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    67. R. Ranjan, L. Wang, A. Zomaya, D. Georgakopoulos,  X. Sun, and G. Wang,  “Recent Advances in Autonomic Provisioning of Big Data Applications on Clouds,” IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society Press. (Accepted May 2015, in press)
    68. K. Alhamazani, R. Ranjan, P. Jayaraman, K. Mitra, F. Rabhi, D. Georgakopulos, and L. Wang,  “Cross-Layer Multi-Cloud Real-Time Application QoS Monitoring and Benchmarking As-a-Service Framework,” IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted April 2015, in press)
    69. R. Irfan, O. Khalid, M. Khan, C. Chira, R. Ranjan, F. Zhang, S. Khan, B. Veeravalli, K. Li, and A. Zomaya, “MobiContext: A Context-aware Cloud-based Recommendation Framework,” IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted May 2015, in press)
    70. M. Zhang, R. Ranjan, M. Menzel, S. Nepal, P. Strazdins, W. Jie, and L. Wang, “An Infrastructure Service Recommendation System for Cloud Applications with Real-time QoS Requirement Constraints“, IEEE Systems, IEEE Computer Society. [ISI Impact Factor 1.7] (Accepted April 2015, in press)
    71. S. Nepal, R. Ranjan, and K-K. R. Choo, “ Trustworthy Processing of Healthcare Big Data in Hybrid Clouds,”  IEEE Cloud Computing, BlueSkies Column, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted April 2015, reviewed by Editorial Board, in press)[WoS ESCI indexed]
    72. J. Tao, J. Kolodziej, R. Ranjan, P. Jayaraman, and R. Buyya, “A Note on New Trends in Data-Aware Scheduling and Resource Provisioning in Modern HPC Systems,” Future Generation Computer Systems Journal,  Elsevier Press. [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor: 2.6] (accepted April 2015, in press)
    73. L. Wang and R. Ranjan, “Processing Distributed Internet of Things Data in Clouds, ” IEEE Cloud Computing, BlueSkies Column, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted March 2015, reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    74. Y. Liu, S. Hu, H. Huang, R. Ranjan, A. Zomaya, and L. Wang, “Game Theoretic Market Driven Smart Home Scheduling Considering Energy Balancing,” IEEE Systems, IEEE Computer Society.  [ISI Impact Factor 1.7] (Accepted March 2015)
    75. L. Wang, R. Ranjan, J. Kolodziej, A. Zomaya, and L. Alem, “Software Tools and Techniques for Big Data Computing in Healthcare Clouds“, Future Generation Computer Systems Journal, Volumes 43-44, Pages 38-39, February 2015, Elsevier Press. [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor: 2.6]
    76. R. Ranjan, “Modeling and Simulation in Performance Optimization of Big Data Processing Frameworks,” IEEE Cloud Computing, Volume 1, Issue 4, BlueSkies Column, IEEE Computer Society. (reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    77. S. U. R. Malik , S. U. Khan, S. J. Ewen , N. Tziritas, J. Kolodziej, A. Y. Zomaya, S. A. Madani, N. Min-Allah , L. Wang, C. Xu, Q. M. Malluhi, J. E. Pecero, P. Balaji, A. Vishnu, R. Ranjan, S. Zeadally, and H. Li, “Performance Analysis of Data Intensive Cloud Systems Based On Data Management and Replication: A Survey,” Journal of Distributed and Parallel Databases, Springer. [ERA A, ISI Impact Factor 1.0] (Accepted February 2015)
    78. R. Ranjan, S. Khan, J. Kolodziej, and A. Zomaya “Guest Editors’ Introduction: Cloud-Based Smart Evacuation Systems for Emergency Management,” Volume 1, Issue 4, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted January 2015)
    79. Z. Deng, X. Wu, L. Wang, X. Chen, R. Ranjan, A. Zomaya, and D. Chen, “Parallel Processing of Dynamic Continuous Queries over Streaming Data Flows “, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Volume 26, Issue 3, March 2015, IEEE Computer Society Press. [ERA A* Journal, ISI impact factor 2.1]
    80. M. Menzel, R. Ranjan, L. Wang, S. Khan, and J. Chen, “CloudGenius: A Hybrid Decision Support Method for Automating the Migration of Web Application Clusters to Public Clouds“, IEEE Transactions on Computers, Volume 64, Issue 5, May 2015, IEEE Computer Society Press. [ERA A* Journal, ISI Impact Factor 1.47]
    81. S. Sun, L. Wang, R. Ranjan, and A. Wu, “Semantic Analysis and Retrieval of Spatial Data on the Uncertain Ontology Model in Digital Earth,” International Journal of Digital Earth, Volume 8, Issue 1, 2015, doi: 10.1080/17538947.2014.927538. [ISI Impact Factor 3.291]
    82. C. Perera, R. Ranjan, L. Wang, S. Khan, and A. Zomaya, “Privacy of Big Data in the Internet of Things Era,” IEEE IT Professional. [ISI Impact Factor: 0.81] (Accepted December 2014)
    83. Y. Ma, H. Wu, L. Wang, B. Huang, R. Ranjan, A. Zomaya, and W. Jie, “Remote Sensing Big Data  Computing: Challenges and opportunities,” Future Generation Computer Systems, doi:10.1016/j.future.2014.10.029, ISSN 0167-739X. [ERA A, ISI Impact Factor 2.6] (Published online  November 2014)
    84. L. Wang, H. Geng, P. Liu, K. Lu, J. Kolodziej, R. Ranjan, and A. Y. Zomaya, “Particle Swarm Optimization based Dictionary Learning for Remote Sensing Big Data”, Journal of Knowledge-Based Systems,  doi:10.1016/j.knosys.2014.10.004, Elsevier. [ERA B Ranking, ISI Impact Factor 3.0] (Published Online October 2014)
    85. C. Liu, R. Ranjan, C. Yang, X. Zhang, L. Wang, and J. Chen, “MuR-DPA: Top-down Levelled Multi-replica Merkle Hash Tree Based Secure Public Auditing for Dynamic Big Data Storage on Cloud “, IEEE Transactions on Computers,  doi: 10.1109/TC.2014.2375190 DOI 10.1109/TC.2014.2375190, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA A* Journal, ISI Impact Factor 1.47] (Accepted November 2014)
    86. J. Zhao, C. Xue, J. Tao, R. Ranjan, J. Kolodziej, L. Wang, and D. Chen, “Trusted Performance Analysis on Systems with a Shared Memory”, IEEE Systems, IEEE Computer Society. [ISI Impact Factor 1.7] (Accepted October 2014)
    87. Y. Ma, L. Wang, P. Liu, and R. Ranjan, “Towards a Data-Intensive Index for Remote Sensing Big Data Computing – – a Case Study of Remote Sensing Data Processing”, Information Sciences Journal, Elsevier Press. [ERA B, ISI Impact Factor 3.9] (Accepted October 2014)
    88. W. Xue, C. Yang, H. Fu, X. Wang, Y. Xu, J. Liao, L. Gan, Y. Lu, R. Ranjan, and L. Wang, “Ultra-scalable CPU-MIC Acceleration of Mesoscale Atmospheric Modeling on Tianche-2″, IEEE Transactions on Computers, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA A* Journal, ISI Impact Factor 1.47] (Accepted September 2014 and to appear)
    89. M. Wang, P. Jayaraman, R. Ranjan, K. Mitra, M. Zhang, E. Li, S. Khan, M.Pathan,  and D. Georgeakopoulos, ” An overview of Cloud based Content Delivery Networks: Research Dimensions and state-of-the-art“,  LNCS Transactions on Large-Scale Data and Knowledge Centered Systems (TLDKS), Special Issue on Advanced Techniques for Cloud Data Management. (Invited paper, Accepted November 2014)
    90. A. Khoshkbari, M. Wang, R. Ranjan, L. Alem, L. Wang, S. Khan, B. Benatallah, “Dimensions for Evaluating Cloud Resource Orchestration Frameworks“, IEEE Computer, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA B, ISI Impact Factor: 1.43](Accepted November 2014).
    91. R. Ranjan, “The Cloud Interoperability Challenge“, IEEE Cloud Computing, Volume 1, Issue 2, BlueSkies Column, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted August 2014, reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    92. L.Wang, H. Zhong, R. Ranjan, A. Zomaya, and  P. Liu, “Estimating Statistical Characters of Remote Sensing Big Data in the Wavelet “, IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, Special Issue on Big Data, DOI:0.1109/TETC.2014.2356499,  IEEE Computer Society Press. (Accepted August 2014)
    93. R. Calheiros, E. Masoumi, R. Ranjan, R. Buyya, “Workload Prediction Using ARIMA Model and Its Impact on Cloud Applications’ QoS“, IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, IEEE Computer Society Press. (Accepted August 2014)
    94. R. Ranjan, B. Benatallah, S. Dustdar, and M. Papazoglou, “Cloud Resource Orchestration programming: overview, issues and directions“, IEEE Internet Computing, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA B, ISI Impact Factor: 2.0] (To Appear September/October 2015 Issue)
    95. W. Song, L. Wang,R. Ranjan, J. Kolodziej, and D. Chen, “Towards Modeling Large-scale Data flows in a Multi-datacentre Computing System with Petri Net“, IEEE Systems Journal, Volume 9, Issue 2, Pages 416-426, 2015, IEEE Computer Society Press. [ISI Impact Factor 1.7]
    96. R. Ranjan, R. Buyya, S. Nepal, and D. Georgakopulos, “A Note on Resource Orchestration for Cloud Computing“, In the Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience (CCPE), Wiley Press, Forthcoming/In Progress. [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor: 0.784] (Accepted September 2014)
    97. Y. Huang, R. Chen, J. Wei, X. Pei, J. Cao, P. Jayaraman and R. Ranjan, “Hybrid Poly-lingual Object Model—An Efficient and Seamless Integration of Java and Native Components on the Dalvik Virtual Machine“, The Scientific World Journal, Hidawi Publishers. (Accepted May 2014).
    98. R. Ranjan, “ Streaming Big Data Processing in Datacentre Clouds“, IEEE Cloud Computing, BlueSkies Column, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted April 2014, reviewed by Editorial Board) [WoS ESCI indexed]
    99. S. Lu, R. Ranjan, and P. Strazdins, “Reporting an Experience on Design and Implementation of e-Health Systems on Azure Cloud“, In the Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience (CCPE), DOI: 10.1002/cpe.3325, Wiley Press, Forthcoming. [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor: 0.78] (Accepted April 2014)
    100. L. Wang, K. Lu, P. Liu, R. Ranjan, Lajiao Chen, “IK-SVD: Dictionary Learning for Spatial Big Data via Incremental Atom Update“, IEEE Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.16, no. 4, pp. 41-52, July-Aug. 2014, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2014.52. [ISI impact fator: 1.25]
    101. L. Alem, R. Ranjan, R. Gaire, N. Cutmore, “An On-Demand Information Delivery Platform for Addressing Skilled Worker Shortages and Reducing Maintenance Costs in Mining Sector ”, Australian Resources and Investment Magazine, June 2014 (to appear).
    102. K. Alhamazani, R. Ranjan, K. Mitra, P. Jayaraman, F. Rabhi, S. U. Khan, A Guabtni, and V. Bhatnagar, “An Overview of the Commercial Cloud Monitoring Tools: Research Dimensions, Design Issues, and State-of-the-Art“, Springer Journal of Computing, Elsevier. [ERA A Journal, ISI Impact Factor 1.005] (Accepted March 2014)
    103. J. Shuja, K. Bilal, S. A. Madani, M. Othman, R. Ranjan, P. Balaji, S U Khan, “Survey of Techniques and Architectures for Designing Energy Efficient Data Centres“, doi: 10.1109/JSYST.2014.2315823, IEEE Systems Journal, IEEE Computer Society Press. [ISI Impact Factor 1.7] (Accepted April 2014).
    104. A. Hameed, A. Khoshkbari, R. Ranjan, P. Jayaraman, J. Kolodziej, P. Balaji, S. Zeadally, Q. M. Malluhi, N. Tzirtas, A. Vishnav, S. U. Khan, and A. Zomaya, ” A Survey and Taxonomy on Energy Efficient Resource Allocation Techniques for Cloud Computing Systems“, Springer Journal of Computing, Elsevier. [ERA A Journal, ISI Impact Factor 1.005] (Accepted April 2014)
    105. R. Ranjan, R. Buyya, P. Leitner, A. Haller, and S. Tai, “A Note on Software Tools and Technologies for Monitoring and Prediction of Cloud Services“, In the Journal of Software: Practice and Experience, Volume 44, Issue 7, pages 771–775, July 2014, Wiley Press, Forthcoming. [ERA A Ranking, ISI impact factor: 1.14] (Accepted March 2014)
    106. L. Wang, Y. Ma, A. Zomaya, R. Ranjan, and D. Chen, “A Parallel File System with Application-Aware Data Layout Policies for Massive Remote Sensing Image Processing in Digital Earth“, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Volume 26, Issue 6, June 2015, IEEE Computer Society Press. [ERA A* Journal, ISI impact factor 2.1] (Accepted March 2014)
    107. X. Chen, D. Chen, L. Wang, Z. Deng, R. Ranjan, A. Zomaya, and S. Hu, “Variation-Aware Layer Assignment With Hierarchical Stochastic Optimization on a Multicore Platform“, IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, Volume 2, Issue 4,  December 2014, IEEE Computer Society Press. [ACM Digital Library and DBLP Indexed]
    108. Z. Li, K. Mitra, M. Zhang, R. Ranjan, D. Georgakopoulos, A. Y. Zomaya, L. Brien, and S. Sun, “Towards Understanding the Runtime Configuration Management of Do-It-Yourself Content Delivery Network Applications over Public Clouds”, Future Generation Computer Systems Journal, Volume 37, July 2014, Pages 297–308, Elsevier Press. [ERA A  Journal, ISI Impact Factor 2.6]
    109. Y. Ma. L. Wang, A. Zomaya, D. Chen, and R. Ranjan, ” Task-Tree based Large-Scale Mosaicking for Remote Sensed Imageries with Dynamic DAG Scheduling“, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Volume 25, Issue 8, August 2014, IEEE computer Society Digital Library, IEEE Computer Society, <http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/TPDS.2013.27. [ERA A* Journal, ISI impact factor 2.1]
    110. C. Liu, J. Chen, L. Yang, X. Yang,R. Ranjan, and R. Kotagiri, “Authorized Public Auditing of Dynamic Big Data Storage on Cloud with Efficient Verifiable Fine-grained Updates“, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Volume 25, Issue 9, Pages 2234-2244, September 2014,  IEEE Computer Society Press. [ERA A* Journal, ISI impact factor 2.1]
    111. J. Zhao, L. Wang, J. Tao, J. Chen, R. Ranjan, J. Kolodziej,  A. Streit, and D. Georgakopoulos, “A Security Framework in G-Hadoop for Data-intensive Computing across Distributed Clusters”, Journal of Computer and System Sciences, Volume 80, Issue 5, August 2014, Pages 994–1007, Elsevier Press. [ERA A* Journal, ISI impact factor 1.09]
    112. R. Irfan, G. Bickler, S. U. Khan, J. Kolodziej, H. Li, D. Chen, L. Wang, K. Hayat, S. A. Madani, B. Nazir, I. A. Khan, and R. Ranjan, “Survey on Social Networking Services,” IET Networks Journal, Volume 2, Issue 4, December 2013.
    113. Yang, J. Liu, R. Ranjan, W. Shih, and C. Lin, “On Construction of Heuristic QoS Bandwidth Management in Clouds”, In the Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience (CCPE), Wiley Press, Accepted: June 2013.  [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor: 0.78]
    114. L. Wang, S. U. Khan, D. Chen, J. Kolodziej, R. Ranjan, C.-Z. Xu, and A. Y. Zomaya, “Energy-aware Parallel Task Scheduling in a Cluster“, Future Generation Computer Systems Journal, Published online: 18 MAR 2013, Elsevier Press, DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.future.2013.02.010. [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor 2.6]
    115. M. Zhang, R. Ranjan, D. Georgakopoulos, P. Strazdins, S. M. Khan, and A. Haller, “Investigating Techniques for Automating the Selection of Cloud Infrastructure Services”, International Journal of Next-Generation Computing (IJNGC), Perpetual Innovation Publisher, Accepted May 2013. [ACM Digital Library and DBLP Indexed]
    116. Z. Li, Liam O’Brien, He Zhang, and Rajiv Ranjan, “Applying Design of Experiments (DOE) to Performance Evaluation of Commercial Cloud Services”, International Journal of Grid and High Performance Computing (IJGHPC), IGI Global Publisher, Accepted May 2013. [ACM Digital Library and DBLP Indexed]
    117. L. Wang, J. Tao, R. Ranjan, H. Marten, A. Streit, Jingying Chen, and Dan Chen, “G-Hadoop: MapReduce across Distributed Data Centers for Data-intensive Computing”, Future Generation Computer Systems Journal, Volume 29, Issue 3, Pages 739-750, March 2013, DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.future.2012.09.001, Elsevier Press. [ERA A Ranked Journal, ISI impact factor: 2.6]
    118. A. Guabtni, R. Ranjan, F. Rabhi, “A Workload-driven Approach to Database Query Processing in the Cloud”, In the Journal of Supercomputing, Volume 63, Issue 3, March 2013, Pages 722-736, Springer Netherlands, Press, doi: 10.1007/s11227-011-07. [ERA B Ranking, ISI impact factor: 0.841]
    119. R. Ranjan, R. Buyya, and S. Nepal, “Model-driven Provisioning of Application Services in Hybrid Computing Environments”, Future Generation Computer Systems Journal, Volume 29, Issue 5, July 2013, Pages 1211–1215, Elsevier Press. [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor 2.6]
    120. M. Rahman, Md. Hassan, R. Ranjan, and R.Buyya, “Adaptive Workflow Scheduling in Dynamic Grid and Cloud Computing Environment”, Special Issue on Workflow Management in Service and Cloud Computing, In the Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, Published online: 4 MAR 2013, DOI: 10.1002/cpe.3003, Wiley Press. [ERA A Ranked Journal, ISI impact factor: 0.78]
    121. J. Chen and R. Ranjan, “Special issue: second international workshop on workflow management in service and cloud computing (WMSC2010)”, In the Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience (CCPE), Wiley Press, Published online: 4 FEB 2013, DOI: 10.1002/cpe.2994. [ERA A Journal, ISI impact factor: 0.78]
    122. R. Ranjan, K. Mitra, and D. Georgakopoulos, “MediaWise Cloud Content Orchestrator”, Journal of Internet Services and Applications, Special Issue on Data Intensive Computing, Volume 4, Issue 2, January 2013, Springer. [ERA Nominated Journal – Included in 2012]
    123. R. Ranjan, R. Buyya, and M. Parashar, “Special Section on Autonomic Cloud Computing: Technologies, Services, and Applications”, In the Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience (CCPE), Volume 24, Issue 9, Pages 935–937, 25 June 2012, Wiley Press, doi: 10.1002/cpe.1865. [ERA A Ranked Journal, ISI impact factor: 0.78]
    124. L. Li, W. Xue, R. Ranjan, Z. Jin, “A Scalable Helmholtz Solver in GRAPES over Large Scale Multi-core Cluster”, In the Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience (CCPE), Wiley Press, Published online: 18 JAN 2013, DOI: 10.1002/cpe.2979. [ERA A Ranked Journal, ISI impact factor: 0.78]
    125. C. Wang, R. Ranjan, X. Zhou, K. Mitra, S. Saha, M. Meng, D. Georgakopoulos, L. Wang, and P. Thew, “A Cloud-based Collaborative Video Story Authoring and Sharing Platform”, CSI Journal of Computing, Volume 1, Issue 3, pages 8:66-8:76, November 2012, Computer Society of India Press. [Invited Paper – not ranked]
    126. R. Ranjan, R. Buyya, and B. Benatallah, “Special Section: Software Architectures and Application Development Environments for Cloud Computing”, In the Journal of Software: Practice and Experience”, Volume 42, Issue 4, APR 2012, Pages 391–394, Wiley Press, doi: 10.1002/spe.1144. [ERA A Ranking, ISI impact factor: 1.14]
    127. R. Ranjan, A. Harwood, and R. Buyya, “Coordinated Load Management in Peer-to-Peer Coupled Federated Grid Systems”, Journal of Supercomputing, Special Issue on Advances in Network and Parallel Computing, 13 Pages, Springer Netherlands Publisher, Volume 61, Issue 2, Pages 292-316, AUG 2012, DOI: 10.1007/s11227-010-0426-y, In Press. [ERA B Ranking, ISI impact factor: 0.841]
    128. R. Ranjan and L. Zhao, “Peer-to-Peer Service Provisioning in Cloud Computing Environments”, Journal of Supercomputing, special issue of ICCSA2009 (Guest Editor: David Taniar), OCT 2011, 20 Pages, Springer Verlag, Invited Paper, In Press, doi: 10.1007/s11227-011-0710-5. [ERA B Ranking, ISI impact factor: 0.841]
    129. M. Rahman, R. Ranjan, R. Buyya, and B. Benattallah, “A Taxonomy and Survey on Autonomic Management of Applications in Grid and Cloud Computing Environments”, In the Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, Volume 23, Issue 16, Pages 1990-2019, Wiley Press, NOV 2011, doi: 10.1002/cpe.1734. [ERA A Ranked Journal, ISI impact factor: 0.78 ]
    130. R. N. Calheiros, R. Ranjan, A. Beloglazov, C. A. F. De Rose, and R.Buyya, “CloudSim: A Toolkit for the Modeling and Simulation of Cloud Resource Management and Application Provisioning Techniques”, In the Journal of Software: Practice and Experience, Volume 41, Issue 1, JAN 2011, Pages 23-50, Wiley Press, doi: 10.1002/spe.995. [ERA A Ranking, ISI impact factor: 1.14]
    131. M. Rahman, R. Ranjan, and R. Buyya, “Reputation-based Dependable Scheduling of Workflow Applications in Peer-to-Peer Grids”, Journal of Computer Networks, Volume 54, Issue 18, DEC 2010, Pages 3341-3359, Elsevier Press, doi:10.1016/j.comnet.2010.05.016. [ERA A Ranking, ISI impact factor: 1.2]
    132. R. Buyya and R. Ranjan, “Special Issue on Federated Resource Management in Grid and Cloud Computing Systems”, In the International Journal of Grid Computing: Theory, Methods, and Applications (FGCS), Volume 26, Issue 8, OCT 2010, Pages 1189-1191, doi:10.1016/j.future.2010.06.003, Elsevier Press. [ERA A Ranking, ISI impact factor: 2.6]
    133. M. Rahman, R. Ranjan, and R. Buyya, “Cooperative and Decentralized Workflow Scheduling in Global Grids”, International Journal of Grid Computing: Theory, Methods, and Applications (FGCS), Special Issue on Peer-to-Peer Grids, Volume 26, Issue 5, MAY 2010, Pages 753-768, Elsevier Press, doi:10.1016/j.future.2009.07.002. [ERA A Ranking, ISI impact factor: 2.6]
    134. R. Ranjan, A. Harwood, and R. Buyya,  “Peer-to-Peer Based Discovery of Grid Resource Information: A Tutorial”, IEEE Communication Surveys and Tutorials (COMST), Volume 10, Issue 2, Second Quarter 2008, Pages 6-33, IEEE Communications Society Press. [ERA Ranked Journal, #1 Computer Science Journal 2011, ISI impact factor: 6.49]
    135. R. Ranjan, A. Harwood, and R. Buyya, “A Case for Cooperative and Incentive Based Coupling of Distributed Clusters”, International Journal of Grid Computing: Theory, Methods and Applications (FGCS), Volume 24, Issue 4, April 2008, Pages 280-295, Elsevier Press. [ERA A Ranking, ISI impact factor: 2.6]

Conference Papers

    1. A. Khoshkbarforoushha, R. Ranjan, Q. Wang, and C. Friedrich, “Flower: A Data Analytics Flow Elasticity Manager,” 43rd International Conference on Very Large Data Bases, Springer. [CORE A+/ERA A* Ranked]
    2. K. Mitra, S. Saguna, C. Ahlund, and R. Ranjan, “ALPINE: A Bayesian System for Cloud Performance Diagnosis and Prediction,” The 14th IEEE International Conference on Services Computing, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA A Ranked]
    3. D. Georgakopoulos, A. Yavari, P. P. Jayaraman and R. Ranjan, “Towards a RISC Framework for Efficient Contextualization in IoT,” The 37th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing (ICDCS 2017), IEEE Computer Society. [ER A Ranked]
    4. D. Puthal, R. Ranjan, S. Nepal, and J. chen “IoT and Big Data: An Architecture with Data Flow and Security issues,”2nd EAI International Conference on Cloud, Networking for IoT systems, April 20–21, 2017, Brindisi, Italy.
    5. H. Wang, M. Zhang, R. Yang, X. Lin, T. Wo, R. Ranjan, and J. Xu, “An Optimal Storage Method for Vehicle Trajectory Data Exploiting Trajectory Patterns,” 18th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC 2016), Sydney, Australia. [ERA B Ranked]
    6. X. Zeng, S. Garg, Z. Wen, P. Strazdins, L. Wang, and R. Ranjan, “SLA-Aware Scheduling of Map-Reduce Applications on Public Clouds,” 18th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC 2016), Sydney, Australia. [ERA B Ranked]
    7. D. Puthal, S. Nepal, R. Ranjan, and J. Chen, “A Secure Big Data Stream Analytics Framework for Disaster Management on the Cloud,” 18th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC 2016), Sydney, Australia. [ERA B Ranked]
    8. A. Khoshkbarforoushha and R. Ranjan, Resource and Performance Distribution Prediction for Large Scale Analytics Queries,” 7th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering, March 12-18, 2016, Delft, The Netherlands.
    9. D. Puthal, S. Nepal, R. Ranjan, and J. Chen, “A Synchronized Shared Key Generation Method for Maintaining End-to-End Security of Big Data Streams,” HICSS-50:  Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences,  January 4-7, 2017, IEEE Digital Library.
    10. P. P. Jayaraman, K. Mitra, S. Saguna, T. Shah, D. Georgakopoulos, and *R. Ranjan, “Orchestrating Quality of Service in the Cloud of Things Ecosystem,” First IEEE International Symposium on Nano-electronic and Information Systems, December 2015, Indore, India, IEEE Explore. [Invited Paper]
    11. M. Wang, R. Ranjan, P. P. Jayaraman, P. Strazdins, P. Burnap, O. Rana, and D. Georgakopulos, “A Case for Understanding End-to-End Performance of Topic Detection and Tracking based Big Data Applications in the Cloud,” EAI International Conference on Cloud, Networking for IoT systems, October 26–27, 2015, Roma, Italy. [Invited Paper]
    12. P. P. Jayaraman, D. Georgakopoulos, M. Zhang, and R. Ranjan, “Discovery-Driven Service Oriented IoT Architecture,”  Ist IEEE International Conference on Collaboration and Internet Computing (CIC 2015), October 27-30, 2015. IEEE Computer Society.
    13. A. Khoshkbarforoushha, R. Ranjan, and P. Strazdins, “Resource Distribution Estimation for Data-Intensive Workloads: Give Me My Share & No One Gets Hurt!,”  In the CloudWay 2015 co-located with the 4th European Conference on Service-Oriented and Cloud Computing (ESOCC 2015).
    14. D. Puthal, S. Nepal, R. Ranjan, and J. Chen, ” Dynamic Key Length based Approach for Real-Time Security Verification of Big Sensing Data Stream,” 2015 International Conference on Web Information System Engineering, November 1-3, 2015, Springer LNCS. [ERA A Ranked]
    15. D. Puthal, S. Nepal, R. Ranjan, and J. Chen, “DPBSV- An Efficient and Secure Scheme for Big Sensing Data Stream,” The 14th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications, August 20 – August 22, IEEE TrustCom 2015, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA A Ranked]
    16. D. Puthal, S. Nepal, C. Paris, R. Ranjan, and J. Chen, “Efficient Algorithms for Social Network Coverage and Reach,” 4th International Conference on Big Data, June 27 – July 2, IEEE BigData Congress 2015, IEEE Computer Society.
    17. X. Zeng, R. Ranjan, P. Strazdins, S. Garg, and L. Wang, “Cross SLA Management for Cloud-hosted Big Data Analytics applications“, The 15th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing, May 2015, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA A Ranked]
    18. C. Sato, L. M. Leslie, Y. C. Lee, A. Y. Zomaya, and R. Ranjan, “Running Data-Intensive Scientific Workflows in the Cloud“,  The 16th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies (PDCAT 2014), IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted September 2014)
    19. M. Tajvdi, R. Ranjan, L. Wang, and J. kolodziej, “Fuzzy Cloud Service Selection Framework“, 3rd IEEE International Conference on Cloud Networking, IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted August 2014).
    20. K. Alhamazani, R. Ranjan, K. Mitra, P. Jayaraman, Z. Huang, L. Wang, and F. Rabhi, “CLAMS: Cross-Layer Multi-Cloud Application Monitoring-as-a-Service Framework“, 11th IEEE International Conference on Services Computing, June 27 – July 2, 2014, IEEE Computer Society, Accepted and to Appear. [ERA A Ranked]
    21. K. Alhamazani, R. Ranjan, K. Mitra, P. Jayaraman, Z. Huang, L. Wang and F. Rabhi , “Real time QoS monitoring for Cloud-based Data Analytics Applications in Mobile Environments”, IEEE MDM 2014 – 15th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Data Management, IEEE Computer Society, Accepted and to Appear. [ERA B Ranked]
    22. C. Liu,R. Ranjan, X. Zhang, C. Yang, D. Georgakopoulos, and J. Chen, “Public Auditing of Big Data Storage in Cloud Computing – A Survey“,  2nd  IEEE International Conference on Big Data Science and Engineering (BDSE 2013), December 3 – 5, 2013, Sydney, Australia, IEEE Computer Society Press.
    23. A. Johannes, N. borhan, C. Liu, R. Ranjan, and J. Chen, “Uncertainity Approach Cloud Resource Management“, 13th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (CIT 2013), December 3 – 5, 2013, Sydney, Australia, IEEE Computer Society Press.
    24. Z. Li, L. Brien, R. Ranjan, and M. Zhang, “Early Observations on Performance of Google Compute Engine for Scientific Computing“, 5th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science, December 2013, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA C Ranked]
    25. S. Lu, R. Ranjan, and P. Strazdins, “Reporting an Experience on Design and Implementation of e-Health Systems on Azure Cloud“, 6th International Conference on Internet and Distributed Computing Systems (IDCS 2013), LNCS.
    26. J. Tao, J. Zhao, L. Wang, R. Ranjan, and J. Kolodziej, “Using Traditional Data Analysis Algorithms to Detect Access Patterns for Massive Data Processing“, 15th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC 2013). [ERA B Ranking, Best Paper Award]
    27. C. Liu, X. Zhang, C. Liu, Y. Yang, R. Ranjan, D. Georgakopulos, and J. Chen, “An Iterative Hierarchical Key Exchange Scheme for Secure Scheduling of Scientific Applications in Cloud Computing”, The 12th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (IEEE TrustCom-13), IEEE Computer Society. [ERA A Ranking]
    28. M. Zhang, R. Ranjan, S. Nepal, M. Menzel, A. Haller, “A Declarative Recommender System for Cloud Infrastructure Services Selection“, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference Economics of Grids, Clouds, Systems, and Services (GECON 2012), Berlin, Germany, November 27-28, 2012, Pages 102-113, LNCS.
    29. C. Wang, M. Meng, E. Zhou, and R. Ranjan, “A Social Network based Collaborative Video Story Composition Platform”, The Tenth International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2012), November, 2012, Sanghai, China, LNCS. [ERA A Ranking]
    30. R. Ranjan, K. Mitra, S. Saha, D. Georgakopoulos, A. Zaslavsky, “Do-It-Yourself Content Delivery Network Orchestrator”, International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE’12), Pages 789-791, LNCS, Paphos, Cyprus, November 2012. [ERA A Ranking]
    31. K. Alhamazani, Rajiv Ranjan, F. Rabhi, L. Wang and K. Mitra, “Cloud Monitoring for Optimizing the QoS of Hosted Applications”, 4th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science, December 2012, 6 Pages, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA C Ranked]
    32. L. Wang, D. Chen, R. Ranjan, S. Khan, J. Kołodziej, and J. Wang, “Parallel Processing of Massive EEG Data with MapReduce“, 18th IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Singapore, December 17-19, 2012, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA B Ranking]
    33. M. Zhang, R. Ranjan, A. Haller, D. Georgakopoulos, P. Strazdins, “Investigating Decision Support Techniques for Automating Cloud Service Selection”, 4th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science, December 2012, 6 Pages, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA C Ranked]
    34. M. Zhang, R. Ranjan, A. Haller, D. Georgakopoulos, M. Menzel, and S. Nepal, “An Ontology-based System for Cloud Infrastructure Services’ Discovery“, 8th IEEE International Conference on Collaborative Computing: Networking, Applications and Worksharing (CollaborateCom) ,October 2012, Pages 102-113, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA C Ranked]
    35. D. Georgakopoulos, R. Ranjan, K. Mitra, X. Zhou, “MediaWise – Designing Smart Media Cloud”, International Conference on Advnaces in Cloud Computing (ACC’12), Bangalore, India, July 2012, Universities Press. [Invited Paper – not ranked]
    36. M. Menzel and R. Ranjan, “CloudGenius: Decision Support for Web Service Cloud Migration”, Main Sceintific Track, International ACM Conference on World Wide Web (WWW 2012), Lyon, France, 16 – 20 April 2012, ACM Press. [ERA A Ranking, Core A+ Ranking]
    37. L. Wang, D. Chen, Z. Deng, and R. Ranjan, “A Simulation Study on Urban Water Threat Dectection in Modern Cyberinfrastructures”, High-Performance Grid and Cloud Computing Workshop, In conjunction with IPDSPS 2012, May 21-25, 2012, IEEE Computer Society. [not ranked]
    38. R. Ranjan, B. Benatallah, and M. Wang, “A Cloud Resource Orchestration Framework for Simplifying the Managment of Web Applications”, The Ninth International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2011), December 5-8, 2011, Paphos, Cyprus, LNCS. [ERA A Ranking]
    39. R. N. Calheiros, R. Ranjan, and R. Buyya, “Virtual Machine Provisioning Based on Analytical Performance and QoS in Cloud Computing Environments“, 40th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2011), Taipei, Taiwan, September 13-16, 2011, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA A Ranking]
    40. M. Rahman, R. Ranjan, and R. Buyya, “A Taxonomy of Autonomic Application Management in Grids”, Proceedings of the 16th IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Shanghai, China, Dec 8 – Dec 10, 2010, IEEE Computer Society. [ERA B Ranking]
    41. R. Buyya, R. Ranjan, and R. N. Calheiros, “InterCloud: Utility-Oriented Federation of Cloud Computing Environments for Scaling of Application Services”. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Algorihtms and Architectures for Parallel Processing (ICA3PP 2010), Busan, Korea, March, 2010. [ERA B Ranking, Keynote Paper]
    42. M. Rehman, R. Ranjan, and R. Buyya, “A Distributed Heuristic for Decentralized Workflow Scheduling in Global Grids”, Proceedings of the 10th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Grid Computing (Grid 2009), Banf, Alberta, Canada, October 13-15, 2009, Pages 163-164, IEEE Computer Society Press. [ERA A Ranking]
    43. M. Rehman, R. Ranjan, and R. Buyya, “Dependable Workflow Scheduling in Global Grids”, Proceedings of the 10th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Grid Computing (Grid 2009), Banf, Alberta, Canada, October 13-15, 2009, Pages 153-162, IEEE Computer Society Press. [ERA A Ranking]
    44. R. Buyya, R. Ranjan, and R. N. Calheiros, “Modeling and Simulation of Scalable Cloud Computing Environments and the CloudSim Toolkit: Challenges and Opportunities”, Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS’09) Conference, June 21-24, 2009, Pages 1-11, Germany, IEEE Computer Society Press. [ERA B Ranking, Keynote Paper]
    45. R. Ranjan, M. Rahman, and R. Buyya, “A Decentralized and Cooperative Workflow Scheduling Algorithm”, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Cluster Computing and Grid (CCGrid 2008),  IEEE Computer Society Press, 2008, May 19-22, 2008, Pages 1-8, Lyon, France. [ERA A Ranking]
    46. R. Ranjan, L. Chan, A. Harwood, S. Karunasekera, and R. Buyya, “Decentralized Resource Discovery Service for Large Scale Federated Grids”, Proceedings of the 3rd IEEE International Conference on e-Science and Grid   Computing (e-Science 2007), IEEE Computer Society Press, December 10-14, 2007, Pages 379-387, Bangalore, India. [ERA A Ranking]
    47. R. Ranjan, A. Harwood, and R. Buyya, “A SLA-Based Coordinated Super scheduling Scheme and Performance for Computational Grids”, Proceedings of the 8th IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing (Cluster 2006), IEEE Computer Society Press, September 27 – 30, 2006, Pages 1-8, Barcelona, Spain. [ERA A Ranking]
    48. R. Ranjan, R. Buyya, and A. Harwood, “A Case for Cooperative and Incentive Based Coupling of Distributed Clusters”, Proceedings of the 7th IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing (Cluster 2005), IEEE Computer Society Press, September 27 – 30, 2005, Pages 1-11, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. [ERA A Ranking]
    49. R. Ranjan, R. Buyya, and A. Harwood, “Grid-Federation”, Proceedings of the 5th IEEE International Symposium on Cluster Computing and Grid (CCGRID’05), 9 – 12 May 2005, Cardiff, UK. [ERA A Ranking]
    50. R. Ranjan, R. Buyya, and A. Harwood, “A Model for Cooperative Federation of Distributed Clusters”, Proceedings of the 14th IEEE International Symposium on High Performance Distributed Computing (HPDC-14), July 24-27, 2005, Pages 295-296, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA. [ERA A Ranking]
    51. A. Luther, R. Buyya, R. Ranjan, and S. Venugopal, “Alchemi: A .NET-Based Enterprise Grid Computing System”, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Internet Computing (ICOMP’05), June 27-30, 2005, Las Vegas, USA.

Scholarly Book Chapters

    1. D. Puthal, S. Nepal, R. Ranjan, and J. Chen, “End-to- End Security Framework for Big Sensing Data Streams,” Big Data Management, Architecture, and Processing (Editors: K. Li, H. Jiang, and A. Y. Zomaya), CRC Big Data Press, To be published 2017.
    2. T. Shah, A. Yavari, K. Mitra, S. Saguna, P. P. Jayaraman, F. Rabhi, and R. Ranjan, “Remote Healthcare Big Data Processing in Real-Time: Quality of Service Challenges and Opportunities,” Springer Handbook on Integration of Cloud Computing, Cyber Physical Systems, and Internet of Things. (Forthcoming)
    3. K. Bilal, S. U. Khan, M. Manzano, E. Calle, S. A. Madani, K. Hayat, D. Chen, L. Wang, and R. Ranjan, “Modeling and Simulation of Data Center Networks,” in Handbook on Data Centers, S. U. Khan and A. Y. Zomaya, Eds., Springer-Verlag, New York, USA, 2015, ISBN 978-1-4939-2091-4, Chapter 31.
    4. Z. Li, L. Brien, R. Ranjan, S. Flint, and A. Y. Zomaya, “On Cloud Spot Market: An Overview of the Research”, Intelligent Cloud Computing (Edited Book), 2014, Springer. (Forthcoming)
    5. Z. Li, L. O’ Brien, and R. Ranjan, “Cloud Services Evaluation,” Encyclopedia of Cloud Computing, Wiley Press. (Forthcoming)
    6. O. Khalid, S. U. Khan, S. A. Madani, K. Hayat, L. Wang, D. Chan, and R. Ranjan, “Opportunistic Databank: A Context-aware on-the-fly Data Center for Mobile Networks,” in Handbook on Data Centers, S. U. Khan and A. Y. Zomaya, Eds., Springer-Verlag, New York, USA., Chapter 36. (Forthcoming)
    7. C. Liu, R. Ranjan, X. Zhang, C. Yang and J. Chen, ” A Big Picture of Integrity Verification of Big Data in Cloud Computing,” in Handbook on Data Centers, S. U. Khan and A. Y. Zomaya, Eds., Springer-Verlag, New York, USA. (Forthcoming.)
    8. M. Rahman, R. Ranjan, and R. Buyya, “Decentralization in Distributed Systems”, Al. Pathan, M. Pathan, and H. Lee (editors), Advancements in Distributed Computing and Internet Technologies: Trends and Issues, JAN 2012, 14 Pages, doi: 10.4018/978-1-61350-110-8.ch018, ISBN:13 9781613501108, IGI Global.
    9. R. Ranjan, L. Zhao, X. Wu, A. Liu, A. Quiroz, and M. Parashar, “Peer-to-Peer Cloud Provisioning: Service Discovery and Load-Balancing”, Cloud Computing: Principles, Systems and Applications, N. Antonopoulos and L. Gilliam (editors), 2010,  Pages 195-217, doi: 978-1-84996-241-4, Springer Verlag.
    10. R. Ranjan and R. Buyya, “Decentralized Overlay for Federation of Enterprise Clouds”, Handbook of Research on Scalable Computing Technologies, Kuan-Ching Li et al. (editors), 2010, 28 Pages ISBN: 978-1-60566-661-7, doi: 10.4018/978-1-60566-661-7.ch009, IGI Global.
    11. R. Buyya, S. Venugopal, R. Ranjan, and C. S. Yeo, “The Gridbus Middleware for Market-Oriented Computing”, Market Oriented Grid and Utility Computing, Rajkumar Buyya and Kris Bubendorfer (editors), 2010, Pages 589-622, ISBN:978-0-470-28768-2, doi: 10.1002/9780470455432.ch26, Wiley Press.
    12. A. Luther, R. Buyya, R. Ranjan, and S. Venugopal, “Peer- to-Peer Grid Computing and a .NET-based Alchemi Framework”, High Performance Computing: Paradigm and Infrastructure, Laurence Yang and Minyi Guo (editors), 2005, Pages 403-429, ISBN: 0-471-65471-X, doi:10.1002/0471732710.ch21, Wiley Press.

Newsletter

  1. R. Ranjan, P. Jayaraman, E. Solaiman, and D. Georgakopulos: “Cyber-Physical-Social Clouds: Future Insights,” Newsletter, IEEE Technical Committee on Cybernetics for Cyber-Physical Systems, Volume 1, Issue 1, February 02, 2016.
  2. A. Alqahtani, E. Solaiman, R. Buyya and R. RanjanEnd-to-End QoS Specification and Monitoring in the Internet of Things”.,” Newsletter, IEEE Technical Committee on Cybernetics for Cyber-Physical Systems, Volume 1, Issue 2, August 01, 2016.
  3. K. Alwasel, A. Noor, Y. Li, E. Solaiman, S. K. Garg, P. P. Jayaraman, R. Ranjan, “Cloud Resource Scheduling, Monitoring, and Configuration Management in the
    Software Defined Networking Era,” Newsletter, IEEE Technical Committee on Cybernetics for Cyber-Physical Systems, Volume 2, Issue 1, February 02, 2017.
  4. D. N. Jha, P. Watson, S. K. Garg, and R. Ranjan, “Emerging Challenges for Run-Time Deployment of Containerized Microservices in Heterogenous Cloud Environment,” Newsletter, IEEE Technical Committee on Cybernetics for Cyber-Physical Systems, Volume 2, Issue 2, October 02, 2017.

Edited Research Books and Proceedings

  1. A. Longo, M. Zappatore, M. Villari, O. Rana, D. Bruneo, R. Ranjan, M. Fazio, and P. Massonet, ” Cloud Infrastructures, Services, and IoT Systems for Smart Cities,”  CN4IoT 2017: International Conference on Cloud Networking for Internet of Things Systems, Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, volume 189).
  2. R. Ranjan, J. Wu, V. S. Tseng, and S. Guo, “Message from the DataCom 2016 Program and General Chairs,” 2016 IEEE 14th Intl Conf on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing, 14th Intl Conf on Pervasive Intelligence and Computing, 2nd Intl Conf on Big Data Intelligence and Computing and Cyber Science and Technology Congress(DASC/PiCom/DataCom/CyberSciTech), Auckland, New Zealand, 2016, pp. xxiv-xxiv.
  3. R. Ranjan and D. Georgakopulos (Editors, Program Co-Chairs), Proceedings of the First International Workshop on the Interneet of Things Computing and Applications (IoTCA 2017), Co-hosted with ICDCS 2017, Atlanta, GA, June 2017.
  4. R. Ranjan, K. Mitra, P. P. Jayaraman, L. Wang, and A. Y. Zomaya, “Handbook on Integration of Cloud Computing, Cyber Physical Systems, and Internet of Things,” Springer, to be published 2017.
  5. C. Liu, R. Ranjan, J. Chen, P. S. Yu,  B. Thuraisingham, and V. Varadharajan. Message from the PriSecCSN2012 workshop chairs. In Proceedings – 2nd International Conference on Cloud and Green Computing and 2nd International Conference on Social Computing and Its Applications, CGC/SCA 2012 [6382924] DOI: 10.1109/CGC.2012.134
  6. R. Ranjan, “Federated Distributed Systems: Coordinated and Scalable Provisioning”, Sole Author, ISBN: 978659211997,197 Pages, Lambert Academic Publishing, 2012.
  7. R. Ranjan, R. Buyya, and A. Basu (Editors, Program Co-chairs), Proceedings of the First International Conference on Advances in Cloud Computing (ACC2012), August 26-28, 2012, University Press, India.
  8. R. Ranjan and J. Chen (Editors, Program Co-Chairs), Proceedings of the 8th Australasian Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing (AusPDC2012), In conjunction with Australian Computer Science Week, 31 January 31, 2011 – 04 February, 2012.
  9. L. Wang, R. Ranjan, J. Chen, and B. Benatallah (editors), “Cloud Computing: Methodology, Systems, and Applications”, Edited Book, ISBN: 9781439856413, 844 Pages, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, Publication Date: October 03, 2011.
  10. R. Ranjan and J. Chen (Editors, Program Co-Chairs), Proceedings of the 8th Australasian Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing (AusPDC2011), In conjunction with Australian Computer Science Week, 17-21 January, 2011.
  11. R. Ranjan and J. Chen (Editors, Program Co-Chairs), Proceedings of the 8th Australasian Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing (AusPDC2010), CPRIT Vol. 107, In conjunction with Australian Computer Science Week, 18-22 January, 2010.
  12. R. Ranjan and H. Kim (Editors, Program Co-Chairs), Third IEEE TSCS Doctoral Symposium, In Conjunction with the 10th IEEE International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud, and Grid computing (CCGRID 2010), May 17-20, 2010, Melbourne, Australia.

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