Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything

that counts can be counted.--Albert Einstein

 

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Selected Awards and Recognitions
 

2018

The Wilkes Award

Oxford University Press, A Multi-Objective Load Balancing System for Cloud Environments

Fahimeh Ramezani, Jie Lu, Javid Taheri, and Albert Y. Zomaya, The Computer Journal, 60 (9): 1316-1337, 2017.

https://academic.oup.com/comjnl/pages/Wilkes_award

2018

2018 IEEE Systems Journal Best Paper Award

Liu, Y., Hu, S., Huang, H., Ranjan, R., Zomaya, A.Y., Wang, L., Game Theoretic Market Driven Smart Home Scheduling Considering Energy Balancing, IEEE Systems Journal, 11(2): 910-921, 2017.

2017

ACM MSWIM 2017 Reginald A. Fessenden Award

20th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems, Miami, Florida (2017). The citation reads for his exceptional contributions to resource management and optimization in mobile cloud computing and wireless networking.

2017

Best Paper Award

Wu, H., Deng, S., Li, W., Yin, J., Yang, Q., Wu, Z., Zomaya, A.Y., Revenue-Driven Service Provisioning for Resource Sharing in Mobile Cloud Computing, 15th International Conference on Service-Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2017), Malaga, Spain (2017).

2017

Best Paper Award

Zhao, S., Li, W., Zia, T.A., Zomaya, A.Y., A Dimension Reduction Model and Classifier for Anomaly-Based Intrusion Detection in Internet of Things, 15th IEEE Pervasive Intelligence and Computing (PICom-2017), Orlando, Florida (2017).

2017

Best Student Paper Award

Alzahrani, E., Tari, Z., Lee, Y.-C., Alsadie, D., Zomaya, A.Y., adCFS: Adaptive Completely Fair Scheduling Policy for Containerised Workflow Systems, 16th IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA 2017), Boston, USA (2017).

2017

21st Annual Best of Computing

Chen, C., Zhu, X., Shen, P., Hu, J., Guo, S., Tari, Z., and Zomaya, A.Y. An Efficient Privacy-Preserving Ranked Keyword Search Method. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems 27, 4 (Apr. 2016), 951-963.

 

Paper selected as part of the 21st Annual Best of Computing (for the year 2016). The Notable Books and Articles list consists of item nominations from reviewers, Computing Reviews category editors, editors in chief of journals, and others in the computing community. (Announced on July 6, 2017 on www.computingreviews.com).

2017

Best Paper Award

de Farias, C.M., Pirmez, L., Delicato, F.C., Pires, P.F., Li, W., Zomaya, A.Y., de L.F. Jorge, E.N., Juarez-Ramirez, R., GROWN: A Control and Decision System for Smart Greenhouses Using Wireless Sensor Networks, the Australasian Computer Science Week Multiconference (ACSW), Geelong, Australia (2017).

2016

Best Student Paper Award

Samani, H.R.D., Taheri, J., Zomaya, A.Y., RBT-MF: A Distributed Rubber Band Technique for Maximum Flow Problem in Azure, 18th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC 2016), Sydney, Australia (2016).

2016

Best Paper Award

Nan, Y., Li, W., Bao, W., Delicato, F.C., Pires, P.F., Zomaya, A.Y., Cost Effective Processing for Delay-Sensitive Applications in Cloud of Things Systems, 15th IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA 2016), Boston, USA (2016).

2016

Founding Editor-in-Chief

IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Computing, IEEE Computer Society.

 

2015

William Mong Distinguished Lecture

University of Hong Kong.

2014

IEEE Computer Society 2014 Technical Achievement Award

For outstanding contributions to the solution of scheduling problems in parallel and distributed computing systems. The IEEE Computer Society Technical Achievement Award is given for outstanding and innovative contributions to the fields of computer and information science and engineering or computer technology, usually within the past 10 years, and not more than 15, years.

2012

Best Student Paper Award

HoseinyFarahabady, M., Lee, Y.C., Zomaya, A.Y., Non-Clairvoyant Assignment of Bag-of-Tasks Applications Across Multiple Clouds, 13th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies (PDCAT 2012), Beijing, China (2012)

2011

IEEE TCPP Outstanding Service Award

IEEE Technical Committee on Parallel Processing (TCPP). The award recognizes an individual (or a group of individuals) in the broader community who have made major professional service contribution to the parallel processing community.

2011

IEEE TCSC Medal of Excellence in Scalable Computing

IEEE Technical Committee on Scalable Computing (TCSC). The award recognizes significant and sustained contributions to the scalable computing community coupled with an outstanding record of high quality and high impact research.

2011

Best Paper Award

Weisheng, S., Boreli, R., Mahanti, A., Zomaya A.Y., Tree-Based Double-Covered Broadcast for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks, 9th ACM International Workshop on Mobility Management & Wireless Access (MOBIWAC 2011), Part of MSWiM, Miami, Florida (2011)

2011-2014

Distinguished Speaker

Association of Computing Machinery (ACM)

2011

Best Paper Award

Ceguerra, R.V., Lizier, J.T., Zomaya A.Y., Information Storage and Transfer in the Synchronization Process in Locally-Connected Networks, IEEE Symposium Series in Computational Intelligence (SSCI 2011)-IEEE Symposium on Artificial Life, Paris, France (2011)

2011-

Editor-in-Chief

IEEE Transactions on Computers, the flagship publication of the IEEE Computer Society, IEEE, USA.

2010

Best Paper Award (Theory Track)

Lee, Y.C., Wang, C., Zomaya A.Y., and Zhou, B.B., Profit-Driven Service Request Scheduling in Clouds, 10th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGrid 2010), Melbourne, Australia, (2010)

2010-2014

Australian Research Council Professorial Fellowship

The Australian Research Council, a five-year project titled Holistic Energy-Aware Scheduling for Distributed Computing Systems

2006

Golden Core Member

The IEEE Computer Society, Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), USA.

2006

Fellow

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), USA.

2006

Distinguished Engineer

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), USA.

2004

Fellow

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), USA.

2001

Fellow

The Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE), United Kingdom.

2000

Meritorious Service Award

The IEEE Computer Society, Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), USA.

1997

The Edgeworth David Medal

The Royal Society of New South Wales (Australia) for distinguished contributions to Australian Science by a Scientist under the age of thirty-five.

1988-1990

Overseas Research Students Award

Committee of Vice-Chancellors and Principals of the Universities of the United Kingdom, United Kingdom.

 


Selected Current Honorary Appointments
 

2018-present

Guest Professor

Shenzhen University, China

2017-present

Steering Committee Member

PhD program in Cyber Physical Systems, University of Messina, Italy

2016-present

Distinguished Professor

Tianjin University, China

2015-present

Member

Mobile and Pervasive Computing Institute, Lund University, Sweden

2015-present

Distinguished Associate Member

Global Centre for Big Data Technologies (BDT), University of Technology, Sydney, Australia

2015-present

Management Team Member

Centre for Complex Systems, The University of Sydney, Australia

2014-present

Advisory Board Members

Michigan Tech Cyber-Physical System Research Group, USA

2014-present

Adjunct Professor

Department of Computing, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

2011-present

Guest Professor

Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

2009-present

Member of Panel of Outstanding Experts

Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

 


Recent Keynote Addresses
 

December 20, 2017

Scalable Big Data Computations in Clouds, 19th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC 2017), Keynote Address, December 18-20, Bangkok, Thailand.

November 23, 2017

Provisioning and Management of Internet of Things Applications: Open Issues and Insights, 20th ACM International Conference on Modeling and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems (MSWIM 2017), Keynote Address, November 21-25, Miami, USA.

August 11, 2017

Scheduling Heterogeneous Resources for Scalable Computations in Clouds, Dean's Lecture, University of Technology-Sydney, Australia.

June 21, 2017

Resource Management for Scalable Computations in the Cloud, 10th IEEE International Conference on Cyber, Physical and Social Computing (CPSCom-2017), 13th IEEE International Conference on Green Computing and Communications (GreenCom-2017), 10th IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things (iThings-2017), 3rd IEEE International Conference on Smart Data (SmartData-2017), 3rd IEEE International Conference on Cybernetics (CYBCONF-2017), 14th International Symposium on Pervasive Systems, Algorithms, and Networks (I-SPAN 2017), 11th International Conference on Frontier of Computer Science and Technology (FCST-2017), 3rd International Symposium on Creative Computing (ISCC-2017), Keynote Address, June 21-23, Exeter, United Kingdom.

February 22, 2017

Scalable Health Services in the Clouds and Big Data Era, International Conference on Informatics, Health, and Technology (ICHI 2017), Keynote Address, February 21-23, Riyadh, KSA.

December 13, 2016

Privacy-Aware Workflow Scheduling in High Performance Computing, 18th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC 2016), Keynote Address, December 12-14, Sydney, Australia.

August 8, 2016

Cloud-Based Computing Clusters for Data Analytics, IEEE Cyber Science and Technology Congress (CyberSciTech 2016), Keynote Address, August 8-12, Auckland, New Zealand.

June 7, 2016

Scalable Services in the Cloud and Big Data Era, International Conference on Cloud Computing and Big Data (CloudCom Asia 2016), Keynote Address, June 7-9, Hong Kong.

April 5, 2016

Services in the Cloud and Big Data Era, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (IEEE WCNC 2016), Keynote Address, April 3-6, Doha, Qatar.

December 11, 2015

Resource Management Challenges in the Clouds and Big Data Era, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Data Intensive Systems (DSDIS2015), Keynote Address, December 11-13, Sydney, Australia.

September 1, 2015

Resource Management in Cloud Computing Systems, 44th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2016), Keynote Address, September 1-4, Beijing, China.

August 8, 2015

Resource Management in Cloud Computing Systems, the 2nd International Conference on Data Science (ICDS 2015) (in conjunction with the 21st ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining), Keynote Address, August 8-9, Sydney, Australia.

March 2, 2015

Resource Optimization in Cloud Computing Systems, International Conference on Industrial Networks and Intelligent Systems, Keynote Address, March 2-4, Tokyo, Japan.

January 29, 2015

Environmentally Sustainable Distributed Computing Systems, William Mong Distinguished Lecture, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

December 9, 2014

Efficiency of Resource Abundant Clouds, 15th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies, Keynote Address, December 9-11, Hong Kong.

December 4, 2014

Efficiency of Resource Abundant Clouds, 4th IEEE International Conference on Big Data and Cloud Computing (BDCloud2014), Keynote Address, December 3-5, Sydney, Australia.

November 8, 2014

Cloud Computing and Big Data Analytics, 9th International Conference on P2P, Parallel, Grid, Cloud and Internet Computing, Keynote Address, November 8-10, Guangzhou, China.

August 7, 2014

Adaptable Resource Allocation in Cloud Computing Systems, 7th International Conference on Contemporary Computing (IC3), Keynote Address, August 7-9, Noida, Delhi, India.

June 24, 2014

The State of the Cloud-Where it came from and where it is going, Data Centre Dynamics Converged Conference, Invited Talk, June 24, Sydney Hilton, Sydney, Australia.

May 11, 2014

Smart Grids in the Cloud and Big Data Era, Forum on Information and Communication Technology Research (ICTRF-2014), Keynote Address, May 11-13, Khalifa University of Science, Technology, and Research, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

May 6, 2014

The Rise and Rise of the Hybrid Cloud, Cloud 2014 Conference, CeBIT Australia, Invited Talk, May 6, Sydney, Australia.

December 2, 2013

Adaptable Resource Management in Cloud Computing Systems, BDSE2013/CSE2013/CIT2013/ICESS2013 Conferences (2nd International Conference on Big Data Science and Engineering, 6th International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering, 13th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology, 10th International Conference on Embedded Software and Systems), Keynote Address, December 3-5, Sydney, Australia.

November 12, 2013

Adaptable Resource Management in Clouds, HPCC-13/EUC-13/CSS-13 Conferences (15th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications, 11th IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing, 5th International Symposium on Cyberspace Safety and Security), Keynote Address, November 13-15, Zhangjiajie, China.

November 11, 2013

The Economics of Cloud Computing, Forum on Service Economics and Big Data, Opening Ceremony for the Establishment of the Interdisciplinary Research Center on Service, Economics, Management and Computation, Zhejiang University, Keynote Address, Hangzhou, China.

October 24, 2013

Wireless Sensor Networks in the IoT Era, the 13th IEEE International Workshop on Wireless Local Networks (WLNs 2013), in cooperation with the 38th IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN 2013), Keynote Address, Sydney, Australia.

July 16, 2013

Cloud Bursting for Cost-Performance Efficiencies, TrustCom/ISPA/IUCC 2013 Conferences (11th IEEE International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing with Applications-ISPA 2013, 12th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications-TrustCom 2013, 12th IEEE international Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Communications-IUCC 2013), Keynote Address, July 16-18, Melbourne, Australia.

March 21, 2013

Cloud Bursting: Managing eScience Information in Cloud-Based Systems, CSIRO CSS TCP & eResearch Annual Conference, Keynote Address, March 20-22, Melbourne, Australia.

February 12, 2013

Clouds and Green Lining, Australian Data Centre Strategy Summit, Invited Talk, February 11-13, Gold Coast, Australia.

December 13, 2012

Environmentally Sustainable Large Scale Distributed Systems, Keynote Address, 12th IEEE International Symposium on Signal Processing and Information Technology (ISSPIT 2012), December 12-15, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

October 27, 2012

Environmentally Sustainable Large Scale Distributed Systems, Keynote Address, 12th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (CIT 2012), October 27-29, Chengdu, Sichuan, China.

September 20, 2012

The Cost Efficiency of Cloud Bursting, Keynote Address, 13th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Grid Computing, September 20-23, Beijing, China.

February 23, 2012

The Pros and Cons of Enterprise-wide Cloud Computing, Invited Talk, 2nd Cloud Computing Forum, February 22-23, Canberra, Australia.

December 17, 2011

Environmentally Sustainable Large Scale Distributed Systems, Keynote Address, International Workshop on Future Internet and Cloud Computing, December 16-17, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.

December 12, 2011

Environmentally Sustainable Large Scale Distributed Systems, Keynote Address, International Conference on Cloud and Green Computing (CGC2011), December 12-14, Sydney, Australia.

December 5, 2011

Energy-Efficient Cloud Computing, Keynote Address, 4th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing (UCC 2011), December 5-7, Melbourne, Australia.

October 14, 2011

Maximizing Profit and Pricing in Cloud Environments, Keynote Address, 12th International Conference on Web Information System Engineering (WISE 2011), October 12-14, Sydney, Australia.

August 24, 2011

Profit Maximization in Cloud Computing Systems, Keynote Address, 14th IEEE International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE 2011), August 24-26, Dalian, China.

May 25, 2011

Maximizing Profit and Pricing in Cloud Environments, Keynote Address, 11th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing, May 23-26, Newport Beach, California, USA.

December 17, 2010

Environmentally Sustainable Large Scale Distributed Systems, Invited Talk, International Research Forum, What Can the Academic Community Learn from the Global Crisis? Models, Methods and Transfer, December 15-17, Hong Kong.

October 27, 2010

Innovative Computing and Large Scale Data Centres for Digital Ecosystems, Keynote Address, International ACM Conference on Management of Emergent Digital Ecosystems, October 26-29, Bangkok, Thailand.

August 10, 2010

Energy-Efficient Resource Allocation in Large-Scale Distributed Systems, Keynote Address, 9th International Symposium on Distributed Computing and Applications to Business, Engineering and Science (DCABES 2010), August 10-12, Hong Kong, China.

March 11, 2010

Resource Allocation for Energy-Efficient Large-Scale Distributed Systems, Keynote Address, 4th International Conference on Systems, Technology and Management (ICISTM 2010), March 11-13, Bangkok, Thailand.

 


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