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Journal Publications

  • M. Demirbas, A. Arora. Specification Based Design of Self-Stabilization. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 27(1): 263–270, 2016.
  • Z. Can and M. Demirbas. Querying on Federated Sensor Networks Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks, Accepted for publication, 2016.
  • M. F. Bulut, M. Demirbas, H. Ferhatosmanoglu. Coffee shop wait-time monitoring using smartphones. IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 14(10): 2045–2058, 2015.
  • R. Hajisheykhi, L. Zhu, M. Arumugam, M. Demirbas, and S. Kulkarni. ``Slow is Fast'' for Wireless Sensor Networks in the Presence of Message Losses. Elsevier, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, 77:41–57, 2015.
  • Z. Can and M. Demirbas. Smartphone-based data collection from wireless sensor networks in an urban environ- ment Journal of Network and Computer Applications, 58, 208–216, 2015.
  • Q. Li, Y.Li, J. Gao, L. Su, B. Zhao, M. Demirbas, W. Fan, J. Han. A Confidence-Aware Approach for Truth Discovery on Long-Tail Data. Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment, 8(4): 425–436 (2014).
  • M. L. Glasgow, C. B. Rudra, E.-H. Yoo, M. Demirbas, J. Merriman, P. Nayak, C. Crabtree-Ide, A. A. Szpiro, A. Rudra, J. Wactawski-Wende and L. Mu. Using smartphones to collect timeactivity data for long-term personal-level air pollution exposure assessment Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology, Nature Publishing Group, 2014.
  • M. A. Bayir, M. Demirbas. On the fly learning of mobility profiles for routing in pocket switched networks. Elsevier, Ad Hoc Networks, 16, 13-27, 2014.
  • Y. S. Yilmaz, M. F. Bulut, C. G. Akcora, M. A. Bayir, M. Demirbas. Trend Sensing via Twitter. International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing, 2013.
  • Z. Can, M. Demirbas. A survey on in-network querying and tracking services for wireless sensor networks. Elsevier, Ad Hoc Networks, volume 11, issue 1, pages 596-610, 2013.
  • X. Lu, M. Demirbas. Model-based Tracking for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks. International Journal Network Protocols and Algorithms, 3 (2), 1–23, 2011.
  • TK. Lee, C. Qiao, M. Demirbas, J. Xu. ABC-MC: A New Multi-Channel Geographic Forwarding Scheme for Wireless Sensor Networks. Ad Hoc Networks, Elsevier, , 9 (5), 699–712, 2011.
  • SK Yoon, O. Soysal, M. Demirbas, C. Qiao. Coordinated Locomotion and Monitoring using Autonomous Mobile Sensor Nodes. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 22(10): 1742–1756, 2011.
  • M. A. Bayir, M. Demirbas, A. Cosar. A Web Based Personalized Mobility Service for Smartphone Applications. The Computer Journal, 54 (5), 800–814, 2011.
  • Mobility profiler: A framework for discovering mobility profiles of cell phone users M. A. Bayir, M. Demirbas, N. Eagle. Elsevier Pervasive and Mobile Computing Journal, Special Issue on Human Behaviour in Ubiquitous Environments, 6 (4), 435-454, 2010.
  • X. Lu, M. Demirbas. A Lightweight Soft-State Tracking Framework for Dense Mobile Ad Hoc Networks. Elsevier Pervasive and Mobile Computing Journal, 6 (3), 297–311, 2010.
  • TK. Lee, C. Qiao, M. Demirbas, J. Xu. ABC: A Simple Geographic Forwarding Scheme Capable of Bypassing Routing Holes in Sensor Networks. Ad Hoc Networks, Elsevier, 8(4), 361-377, 2010.
  • V. Kulathumani, A. Arora, M. Demirbas, M. Sridharan. Trail: A Distance-Sensitive Network Service for Distributed Object Tracking. ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks (TOSN), 5(2): 1--40, 2009.
  • G. Chockler, M. Demirbas, S. Gilbert, N. Lynch, C. Newport, and T. Nolte. Consensus and collision detectors in wireless ad hoc networks. Distributed Computing (Springer), 21(1): 55--84, 2008.
  • M. Demirbas, A. Arora, V. Kulathumani. A Lightweight Querying Service for Wireless Sensor Networks. Theoretical Computer Science Journal, Elsevier, 410(6-7): 500-513, 2009.
  • M. Demirbas, X. Lu, P. Singla. An In-Network Querying Framework for Wireless Sensor Networks. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 99(1), 2008.
  • K. Akkaya, M. Demirbas, and S. Aygun. The Impact of Data Aggregation on the Performance of Wireless Sensor Networks. Journal of Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, 8(2):171-193, 2008.
  • M. Demirbas, A. Arora, V. Mittal, V. Kulathumani. A Fault-Local Self -Stabilizing Clustering Service for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Special Issue -Localized Communication and Topology Protocols for Ad Hoc Networks, Volume 17, Issue 9, September 2006, Pages 912-923.
  • A. Arora, S. S. Kulkarni, and M. Demirbas. Resettable Vector Clocks. Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Volume 66, Issue 2, February 2006, Pages 221-237
  • M. Demirbas, A. Arora, and M. Gouda. Pursuer - Evader Tracking in Sensor Networks. Sensor Network Operations, chp.9, IEEE Press, May 2006.(project page)
  • A. Arora, et al. A Line in the Sand: A Wireless Sensor Network for Target Detection, Classification, Tracking. Computer Networks (Elsevier) Volume 46, Issue 5, December 2004, pages 605-634.

Conference Publications

Other Publications

  • M. F. Bulut, M. Demirbas. Coffee Shop Line Length Monitoring Using Smartphones. 15th International ACM Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications, HotMobile. Santa Barbara, CA, Feb 2014.
  • M. Demirbas, S. Kulkarni. Beyond TrueTime: Using AugmentedTime for Improving Google Spanner. LADIS '13: 7th Workshop on Large-Scale Distributed Systems and Middleware, 2013.
  • M. Demirbas, Y. S. Yilmaz, M. F. Bulut. Eywa: Crowdsourced and cloudsourced omniscience. IEEE Workshop on Hot Topics in Pervasive Computing (PerHot), 2013.
  • M. F. Bulut, M. Demirbas. Energy Efficient Proximity Alert on Android. IEEE Workshop on Pervasive Collaboration and Social Networking (PerCol), 2013.
  • M. Demirbas, S. Tasci, S. Kulkarni. Maestro: A cloud computing framework with automated locking. Workshop on Management of Cloud Systems, 2012.
  • M. F. Bulut, Y. S. Yilmaz, M. Demirbas. Crowdsourcing Location-based Queries. IEEE Workshop on Pervasive Collaboration and Social Networking (PerCol), (in conjunction with IEEE PERCOM), 2011.
  • J. Aspnes, E. Blais, M. Demirbas, R. O'Donnell, A. Rudra, S. Uurtamo. k+ Decision Trees. International Workshop on Algorithms for Sensor Systems, Wireless Ad Hoc Networks and Autonomous Mobile Entities, 2010
  • C. G. Akcora, M. A. Bayir, M. Demirbas, H. Ferhatosmanoglu. Identifying Breakpoints in Public Opinion. Workshop on Social Media Analytics 2010, [Held in conjunction with The 16th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD 2010)]
  • B. Sriram, D. Fuhry, E. Demir, H. Ferhatosmanoglu, M. Demirbas. Short Text Classification in Twitter to Improve Information Filtering. 33rd ACM SIGIR Conference 2010.
  • M. Demirbas, C. Rudra, A. Rudra, M. A. Bayir. iMap: Indirect measurement of air pollution with cellphones. PerCOM 2009: 537–542.
  • M. Demirbas, S. Balachandran. RoBcast: A Singlehop Reliable Broadcast Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks The Sixth International Workshop on Assurance in Distributed Systems and Networks (ADSN2007).
  • M. Demirbas. A Transactional Framework for Programming Wireless Sensor/Actor Networks. Future Trends of Distributed Computing Systems (FTDCS), March 2007.
  • T. Herman and M. Demirbas. Position paper: High-Confidence Software Platforms for Cyber-Physical Systems High-Confidence Software Platforms for Cyber-Physical Systems (HCSP-CPS) Workshop, November 2006.
  • M. Demirbas and M. Hussain. A MAC Layer Protocol for Priority-based Reliable Broadcast in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WOWMOM), Buffalo, NY, pages 447-449, June 2006.
  • M. Demirbas and Y.W. Song. An RSSI-based Scheme for Sybil Attack Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks. Advanced EXPerimental activities ON WIRELESS networks and systems (EXPONWIRELESS) Workshop (as part of WOWMOM 2006), Buffalo, NY, pages 564-570, June 2006.
  • M. Demirbas, K.Y. Chow, and C.S. Wan INSIGHT: Internet-Sensor Integration for Habitat Monitoring Advanced EXPerimental activities ON WIRELESS networks and systems (EXPONWIRELESS) Workshop (as part of WOWMOM 2006), Buffalo, NY, pages 553-558, June 2006.
  • G. Chockler, M. Demirbas, S. Gilbert, and C. Newport.A Middleware Framework for Robust Applications in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks Forty-third Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, September 2005.
  • G. Chockler, M. Demirbas, S. Gilbert, N. Lynch, C. Newport, and T. Nolte. Reconciling the Theory and Practice of (Un)Reliable Wireless Broadcast International Workshop on Assurance in Distributed Systems and Networks, pages 42--48, June 2005.
  • M. Demirbas, A. Arora, T. Nolte, and N. Lynch. Brief announcement: STALK: A Self-Stabilizing Hierarchical Tracking Service for Sensor Networks ACM Symposium on Principles of Distributed Computing (PODC), page 378, July 2004.
  • M. Demirbas, A. Arora, and V. Mittal. FLOC: A Fast Local Clustering Service for Wireless Sensor Networks Workshop on Dependability Issues in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks and Sensor Networks (DIWANS/DSN), pages, June 2004.

Presentations

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