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Network Data Analytics

Modeling Web Quality-of-Experience on Cellular Networks [pdf]
Athula Balachandran, Vaneet Aggarwal, Emir Halepovic, Jeffrey Pang, Srinivasan Seshan, Shobha Venkataraman, He Yan.
MobiCom '14: The 20th Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking, 2014, Maui, Hawaii.

Understanding the Impact of Network Dynamics on Mobile Video User Engagement [pdf]
M. Zubair Shafiq, Jeffrey Erman, Lusheng Ji, Alex X. Liu, Jeffrey Pang, Jia Wang.
SIGMETRICS '14: ACM SIGMETRICS/Performance, 2014, Austin, TX.

Prometheus: Toward Quality-of-Experience Estimation for Mobile Apps from Passive Network Measurements [pdf]
Vaneet Aggarwal, Emir Halepovic, Jeffrey Pang, Shobha Venkataraman, He Yan.
HotMobile '14: The Fifteenth Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications, 2014, Santa Barbara, CA.

A First Look at Cellular Network Performance during Crowded Events [pdf]
M. Zubair Shafiq, Lusheng Ji, Alex X. Liu, Jeffrey Pang, Shobha Venkataraman, Jia Wang.
SIGMETRICS '13: ACM SIGMETRICS/Performance, 2013, Pittsburgh, PA.

Large Scale Measurement and Characterization of Cellular Machine-to-Machine Traffic [pdf]
M. Zubair Shafiq, Lusheng Ji, Alex X. Liu, Jeffrey Pang, Jia Wang.
TON '13: IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 2013.

Modeling Cellular User Mobility using a Leap Graph [pdf]
Wei Dong, Nicholas G. Duffield, Zihui Ge, Seungjoon Lee, Jeffrey Pang.
PAM '13: Passive and Active Measurement Conference, 2013, Hong Kong, China.

Can you GET me now? Estimating the Time-to-First-Byte of HTTP transactions with Passive Measurements [pdf]
Emir Halepovic, Jeffrey Pang, Oliver Spatscheck.
IMC '12: ACM/USENIX Internet Measurement Conference, 2012, Boston, MA.

Obtaining In-context Measurements of Cellular Network Performance [pdf]
Aaron Gember, Aditya Akella, Ramon Caceres, Jeffrey Pang, Alexander Varshavsky.
IMC '12: ACM/USENIX Internet Measurement Conference, 2012, Boston, MA.

A First Look at Cellular Machine-to-Machine Traffic - Large Scale Measurement and Characterization [pdf]
Zubair Shafiq, Lusheng Ji, Alex Liu, Jeffrey Pang, Jia Wang.
SIGMETRICS '12: ACM SIGMETRICS/Performance, 2012, London, UK.

Characterizing Geospatial Dynamics of Application Usage in a 3G Cellular Data Network [pdf]
Zubair Shafiq, Lusheng Ji, Alex Liu, Jeffrey Pang, Jia Wang.
INFOCOM '12: IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, 2012, Orlando, FL.

Predicting Handoffs in 3G Networks [pdf]
Umar Javed, Dongsu Han, Ramon Caceres, Jeffrey Pang, Alexander Varshavsky, Srinivasan Seshan.
MobiHeld '11: ACM SOSP Workshop on Networking, Systems, and Applications on Mobile Handhelds, 2011, Cascais, Portugal.

Identifying Diverse Usage Behaviors of Smartphone Apps [pdf]
Qiang Xu, Jeffrey Erman, Alexandre Gerber, Z. Morley Mao, Jeffrey Pang, Shobha Venkataraman.
IMC '11: ACM/USENIX Internet Measurement Conference, 2011, Berlin, Germany.

Characterizing Fairness for 3G Wireless Networks [pdf]
Vaneet Aggarwal, Rittwik Jana, Kadangode Ramakrishnan, Jeffrey Pang, N K Shankaranarayanan.
LANMAN '11: IEEE International Workshop on Local and Metropolitan Area Networks, 2011, Chapel Hill, NC.

AccuLoc: Practical Localization of Performance Measurements in 3G Networks [pdf]
Qiang Xu, Alexandre Gerber, Z. Morley Mao, Jeffrey Pang.
MobiSys '11: ACM International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services, 2011, Washington, D.C.

Speed Testing without Speed Tests: Estimating Achievable Download Speed from Passive Measurements [pdf] [bib]
Alexandre Gerber, Jeffrey Pang, Oliver Spatscheck, Shobha Venkataraman.
IMC '10: ACM/USENIX Internet Measurement Conference, 2010, Melbourne, Australia.

Internet-scale Visualization and Detection of Performance Events [pdf]
Jeffrey Pang, Subhabrata Sen, Oliver Spatscheck, Shobha Venkataraman.
ATC '11: USENIX Annual Technical Conference, 2011, Portland, OR.

Availability, Usage, and Deployment Characteristics of the Domain Name System [pdf] [ps.gz] [bibtex]
Jeffrey Pang, James Hendricks, Aditya Akella, Bruce Maggs, Roberto De Prisco and Srinivasan Seshan.
IMC '04: ACM SIGCOMM/USENIX Internet Measurement Conference, 2004, Taormina, Sicily, Italy.

On the Responsiveness of DNS-based Network Control [pdf] [ps.gz] [bibtex]
Jeffrey Pang, Aditya Akella, Anees Shaikh, Balachander Krishnamurthy and Srinivasan Seshan.
IMC '04: ACM SIGCOMM/USENIX Internet Measurement Conference, 2004, Taormina, Sicily, Italy.

A Comparison of Overlay Routing and Multihoming Route Control [pdf] [ps.gz] [errata] [bibtex]
Aditya Akella, Jeffrey Pang, Bruce Maggs, Srinivasan Seshan and Anees Shaikh.
SIGCOMM '04: ACM Conference on Applications, Technologies, Architectures, and Protocols for Computer Communication, 2004, Portland, OR.
Extended tech report: CMU CS Technical Report Number CMU-CS-04-158, 2004. [pdf] [ps.gz]

Wireless Security

Wifi-Reports: Improving Wireless Network Selection with Collaboration [pdf] [bib]
Jeffrey Pang, Ben Greenstein, Damon McCoy, Michael Kaminsky, Srinivasan Seshan.
TMC '10: IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, Dec, 2010, vol 9, num 12, pp 1713-1731.

Wifi-Reports: Improving Wireless Network Selection with Collaboration [pdf] [ps.gz] [bibtex]
Jeffrey Pang, Ben Greenstein, Michael Kaminsky, Damon McCoy, Srinivasan Seshan.
MobiSys '09: 7th International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services, 2009, Krakow, Poland.

Improving Wireless Privacy with an Identifier-Free Link Layer Protocol [pdf] [ps.gz] [bibtex]
Ben Greenstein, Damon McCoy, Jeffrey Pang, Tadayoshi Kohno, Srinivasan Seshan, and David Wetherall.
MobiSys '08: 6th International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services, 2008, Breckenridge, CO. Best Paper Award.

Tryst: The Case for Confidential Service Discovery [pdf] [ps.gz] [bibtex]
Jeffrey Pang, Ben Greenstein, Damon McCoy, Srinivasan Seshan, and David Wetherall.
HotNets VI: The Sixth Workshop on Hot Topics in Networks, 2007, Atlanta, GA.

802.11 User Fingerprinting [pdf] [ps.gz] [bibtex]
Jeffrey Pang, Ben Greenstein, Ramakrishna Gummadi, Srinivasan Seshan, and David Wetherall.
MobiCom '07: 13th Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking, 2007, Montreal, QC, Canada.

Can Ferris Bueller Still Have His Day Off? Protecting Privacy in an Era of Wireless Devices [pdf] [ps.gz] [bibtex]
Ben Greenstein, Ramakrishna Gummadi, Jeffrey Pang, Mike Y. Chen, Tadayoshi Kohno, Srinivasan Seshan, and David Wetherall.
HotOS XI: 11th Workshop on Hot Topics in Operating Systems, 2007, San Diego, CA.

Quantifying and Mitigating Privacy Threats in Wireless Protocols and Services [pdf]
Jeffrey Pang.
PhD Thesis, CMU CS Technical Report Number CMU-CS-09-145, 2009.

Distributed Systems

SMOG: A Cloud Platform for Seamless Wide Area Migration of Online Games [pdf]
Virajith Jalaparti, Matthew Caesar, Seungjoon Lee, Jeffery Pang, Jacobus Van der Merwe.
NetGames '12: The 11th Annual Workshop on Network and Systems Support for Games, 2012, Venice, Italy.

Donnybrook: Enabling Large-Scale, High-Speed, Peer-to-Peer Games [pdf] [ps.gz] [bibtex]
Ashwin Bharambe, John R. Douceur, Jacob R. Lorch, Thomas Moscibroda, Jeffrey Pang, Srinivasan Seshan, Xinyu Zhuang.
SIGCOMM '08: ACM Conference on Applications, Technologies, Architectures, and Protocols for Computer Communication, 2008, Seattle, WA.

Scaling Peer-to-Peer Games in Low-Bandwidth Environments [pdf] [ps.gz] [bibtex]
Jeffrey Pang, Frank Uyeda, and Jacob R. Lorch.
IPTPS '07: 6th International Workshop on Peer-to-Peer Systems, 2007, Bellevue, WA.

Defragmenting DHT-based Distributed File Systems [pdf] [ps.gz] [bibtex]
Jeffrey Pang, Phillip B. Gibbons, Michael Kaminsky, Srinivasan Seshan, and Haifeng Yu.
ICDCS '07: 27th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems, 2007, Toronto, ON, Canada.
Extended tech report: CMU CS Technical Report Number CMU-CS-07-115, 2007. [pdf] [ps.gz]

Colyseus: A Distributed Architecture for Interactive Multiplayer Games [pdf] [ps.gz] [bibtex]
Ashwin Bharambe, Jeffrey Pang and Srinivasan Seshan.
NSDI '06: 3rd Symposium on Network Design and Implementation, 2006, San Jose, CA.
Related tech report: CMU CS Technical Report Number CMU-CS-05-112, 2005. [pdf] [ps.gz]

Other Topics

Towards Providing Security For Mobile Games [pdf]
Amir Yahyavi, Jeffrey Pang, Bettina Kemme.
MobiArch '13: 8th ACM Workshop on Mobility in the Evolving Internet Architecture, 2013, Miami, FL.

Player Dynamics in Massively Multiplayer Online Games [pdf] [ps.gz]
Xinyu Zhuang, Ashwin Bharambe, Jeffrey Pang, Srinivasan Seshan.
CMU CS Technical Report Number CMU-CS-07-158, 2007.

Camera Models and Optical Systems Used in Computer Graphics: Part I, Object-Based Techniques [pdf]
Brian A. Barsky, Daniel R. Horn, Stanley A. Klein, Jeffrey A. Pang, Meng Yu.
ICCSA: International Conference on Computational Science and Its Applications, 2003, Montreal, QC, Canada. Invited paper.

Camera Models and Optical Systems Used in Computer Graphics: Part II, Image-Based Techniques [pdf]
Brian A. Barsky, Daniel R. Horn, Stanley A. Klein, Jeffrey A. Pang, Meng Yu.
ICCSA: International Conference on Computational Science and Its Applications, 2003, Montreal, QC, Canada. Invited paper.

Talks

(Slides for talks after 2009 available upon request)

Wifi-Reports: Improving Wireless Network Selection with Collaboration. MobiSys 2009. [pptx] [pdf]

Improving the Privacy of Wireless Protocols. [pptx] [pdf]

WiFi-Reports: Improving Wireless Network Selection with Collaboration. OSDI 2008 Work-in-Progress. [pptx] [pdf] [abstract]

Donnybrook: Enabling Large-Scale, High-Speed, Peer-to-Peer Games. SIGCOMM 2008. [pptx] [pdf] videos: [avi]

Improving Wireless Privacy with an Identifier-Free Link Layer Protocol. MobiSys 2008. [pptx] [pdf]

Tryst: The Case for Confidential Service Discovery. HotNets 2007. [ppt] [pdf]

802.11 User Fingerprinting. MobiCom 2007. [ppt] [pdf]

Defragmenting DHT-based Distributed File Systems. ICDCS 2007. [ppt] [pdf] videos: [xvid]

Scaling Peer-to-Peer Games in Low-Bandwidth Environments. IPTPS 2007. [ppt] [pdf] videos: [xvid] [wmv]

Availability, Usage, and Deployment Characteristics of the Domain Name System. IMC 2004. [ppt] [pdf]

Posters

Mechanisms to Mitigate Wireless Privacy Threats [ppt] [pdf] [abstract]
Jeffrey Pang. MobiSys PhD Forum 2008.

Scaling Peer-to-Peer Multiplayer Games with Doppelgangers [ppt] [pdf] [abstract]
Jeffrey Pang, Frank Uyeda, John Douceur, and Jacob R. Lorch. OSDI 2006.

Colyseus: A Distributed Architecture for Interactive Multiplayer Games
Ashwin Bharambe, Jeffrey Pang, and Srinivasan Seshan. WORLDS 2006.

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