Full Papers

Load Balancing Guardrails: Keeping Your Heavy Traffic on the Road to Low Response Times

Isaac Grosof, Ziv Scully, Mor Harchol-Balter.
POMACS (SIGMETRICS), 2019.
Award: SIGMETRICS 2019 Outstanding Student Paper Award.
[paper] [extended abstract] [arXiv]

The Markovian Price of Information

Anupam Gupta, Haotian Jiang, Ziv Scully, Sahil Singla.
IPCO, 2019.
[paper] [extended abstract] [arXiv]

SRPT for Multiserver Systems

Isaac Grosof, Ziv Scully, Mor Harchol-Balter.
Performance Evaluation (PERFORMANCE), 2018.
Award: PERFORMANCE 2018 Best Student Paper Award.
[paper] [ScienceDirect] [arXiv]
Short version: Performance Evaluation Review (MAMA), 2018. [paper] [ACM]

SOAP Bubbles: Robust Scheduling under Adversarial Noise

Ziv Scully, Mor Harchol-Balter.
Allerton Conference, 2018.
[paper] [IEEE]

SOAP: One Clean Analysis of All Age-Based Scheduling Policies

Ziv Scully, Mor Harchol-Balter, Alan Scheller-Wolf.
POMACS (SIGMETRICS), 2018.
Award: 2018 INFORMS APS Best Student Paper Prize Finalist.
[paper] [slides] [video] [extended abstract] [ACM] [arXiv]

A Program Optimization for Automatic Database Result Caching

Ziv Scully, Adam Chlipala.
POPL, 2017.
[paper] [slides] [ACM]

Motors and Impossible Firing Patterns in the Parallel Chip-Firing Game

Tian-Yi Jiang, Ziv Scully, Yan X. Zhang.
SIDMA, 2015.
[paper] [SIAM] [arXiv]
Short version: DMTCS, 2014. [paper] [Episciences]

Short Papers and Preprints

Simple Near-Optimal Scheduling for the M/G/1

Ziv Scully, Mor Harchol-Balter, Alan Scheller-Wolf.
Performance Evaluation Review (MAMA), 2019.
[paper] [slides]

Optimal Scheduling and Exact Response Time Analysis for Multistage Jobs

Ziv Scully, Mor Harchol-Balter, Alan Scheller-Wolf.
Preprint, 2018.
[paper] [arXiv]

Optimally Scheduling Jobs with Multiple Tasks

Ziv Scully, Guy Blelloch, Mor Harchol-Balter, Alan Scheller-Wolf.
Performance Evaluation Review (MAMA), 2017.
[paper] [slides] [ACM]

Efficient Calculation of Determinants of Symbolic Matrices with Many Variables

Tanya Khovanova, Ziv Scully.
Preprint, 2013.
[paper] [arXiv]