Rick's Grad Students
My graduate students:

Dong Zhang, 2010


Performance Issues in Cellular Wireless Mesh Networks (with Nate Osgood)

Wenguang (Wayne) Wang, 2004


Storage Management for Large Scale Systems

Lixin Wang, 2002


File Sharing on a Mobile Ad Hoc Network

Jiangmei Mei, 2002


Adaptive File Cache Management for Mobile Computing

Xiaozhen (Jean) Cao, 2002


An Architecture to Support Adaptive Mobile Applications

Adeniyi (Niyi) Oke, 2000


Workload Characterization for Resource Management at World-Wide Web Servers

Venkat Josyula, 2000


TCP Performance in Wireless Networks

Wayne Mackrell, 1998


Routing Support for Mobile Computing

Yongli An, 1998


Performance Implications of High Speed Networks for Distributed Systems

Ying Sun, 1998


Measuring and Modelling RPC Performance in OSF DCE

Kevin Froese, 1997


File Cache Management for Mobile Computing

Anjali Verma, 1996


A Multi-Level Hybrid Approach to Congestion Control for ATM-Based B-ISDN

Vineet Chikarmane, 1995


Network Support for Mobile Hosts in a TCP/IP Internetwork (with Carey Williamson)

Wanning Zhu, 1994


Characterizing Wide Area Conversations on the Internet

Kerhong Chen, 1994


Write Caching in Distributed File Systems (with Derek Eager)

Karen Reid, 1992


Priority Queueing in Asynchronous Transfer Mode Switches

Heng Liu, 1992


Traffic Shaping for Congestion Control in High Speed ATM Networks (with Carey Williamson)

Neeraj Gulati, 1992


Local Area Network Traffic Locality: Characteristics and Application (with Carey Williamson)

Sung Hung Ling, 1992


Characterizing and Modelling the Workload of Ethernet Local Area Networks (with Derek Eager)

Sashi Purohit, 1992


Load Sharing in a Prioritized Task Environment (with Derek Eager)

Roberta Bodnarchuk, 1990


Characterizing and Modelling the Workload of a Distributed System Fileserver

Shikharesh Majumdar, 1988


Processor Scheduling in Multiprogrammed Parallel Systems (with Derek Eager)

Susan Tourigny, 1988


Characterising the Workload of a Distributed File Server

Shane McDonald, 1988


Dynamically Restructuring UNIX Disk Space for Improved File System Performance

Jennifer Murphy, 1987


Characterising Program Behaviour with Phase Models

Milind Deshpande, 1985


Locality-Based Approaches to Dynamic File Systems Management

Doug Konkin, 1985


Bin Packing and Memory Management

Shikharesh Majumdar, 1984


Locality and File Referencing Behaviour: Principles and Applications

Dave Hrenewich, 1984


Dynamic File Assignment Within a Storage Hierarchy

Peter Hardie, 1982


Process Migration for Resource Allocation in Distributed Operating Systems

Malak Abdallah, 1982


An Investigation of the Swapping Process in the UNIX Operating System

Judy Peachey, 1981


The Bradford-Zipf Distribution and Program Behaviour (with Charlie Colbourn)

Ray Hardy, 1978


Factors Affecting Program Modifiability (with John Cooke)

Tony Mack, 1974


Dynamic Allocation Algorithms to Prevent Deadlocks

When available, copies of the above theses can be downloaded from the Discus FTP Server.

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