271views Database» more  EDBT 2012»
11 years 7 months ago
Towards a decentralised hierarchical architecture for smart grids
We present a hierarchical distributed communication and control architecture for Smart Grids. The proposed topology consists of multiple layers to allow for robust and flexible d...
Daniel Rech, Andreas Harth
232views ECommerce» more  SIGECOM 2011»
12 years 8 months ago
Near optimal online algorithms and fast approximation algorithms for resource allocation problems
We present algorithms for a class of resource allocation problems both in the online setting with stochastic input and in the offline setting. This class of problems contains man...
Nikhil R. Devanur, Kamal Jain, Balasubramanian Siv...
12 years 12 months ago
Cooperative resource allocation games under spectral mask and total power constraints
Resource allocation problems in multi-user systems, modeled as Nash bargaining (NB) cooperative games, are investigated under different constraints. Using the joint time division m...
Jie Gao, Sergiy A. Vorobyov, Hai Jiang
109views more  IPL 2011»
13 years 7 days ago
Nondominated local coteries for resource allocation in grids and clouds
The resource allocation problem is a fundamental problem in Grid and Cloud computing environments. This paper focuses on constructing nondominated (ND) local coteries to solve the...
Jehn-Ruey Jiang
102views more  TSMC 2002»
13 years 4 months ago
Modeling and analysis of air campaign resource allocation: a spatio-temporal decomposition approach
In this paper, we address the modeling and analysis issues associated with a generic theater level campaign where two adversaries pit their military resources against each other ov...
Debasish Ghose, M. Krichman, Jason L. Speyer, Jeff...
107views more  FTNET 2007»
13 years 5 months ago
Network Optimization and Control
We study how protocol design for various functionalities within a communication network architecture can be viewed as a distributed resource allocation problem. This involves unde...
Srinivas Shakkottai, R. Srikant
139views more  EOR 2006»
13 years 5 months ago
A critical-shaking neighborhood search for the yard allocation problem
The yard allocation problem (YAP) is a real-life resource allocation problem faced by the Port of Singapore Authority (PSA). As the problem is NP-hard, we propose an effective met...
Andrew Lim, Zhou Xu
111views more  IANDC 2008»
13 years 5 months ago
Bin packing with controllable item sizes
We consider a natural resource allocation problem in which we are given a set of items, where each item has a list of pairs associated with it. Each pair is a configuration of an a...
José R. Correa, Leah Epstein
13 years 5 months ago
Joint bandwidth and power allocation in wireless multi-user decode-and-forward relay networks
The resource allocation problem in wireless multi-user decode-and-forward (DF) relay networks is considered. The conventional resource allocation schemes based on the equal distri...
Xiaowen Gong, Sergiy A. Vorobyov, Chintha Tellambu...
181views Hardware» more  SIGMETRICS 2010»
13 years 5 months ago
A unified modeling framework for distributed resource allocation of general fork and join processing networks
This paper addresses the problem of distributed resource allocation in general fork and join processing networks. The problem is motivated by the complicated processing requiremen...
Haiquan (Chuck) Zhao, Cathy H. Xia, Zhen Liu, Dona...