Selected Bibliography for Varun Gupta

Associate Professor of Operations Management

Home page of Varun Gupta

Published Works

Stochastic Models and Analysis for Resource Management in Server Farms; Varun Gupta; Ph.D. Dissertation, Carnegie Mellon University, 2011.

Varun Gupta and Takayuki Osogami. "Tight Moments-Based Bounds for Queueing Systems," Proceedings of the ACM SIGMETRICS joint international conference on Measurement and modeling of computer systems. San Jose, California, USA: ACM, 2011, 133-34.

"On Markov–Krein Characterization of the Mean Waiting Time in M/G/K and Other Queueing Systems." Varun Gupta and Takayuki Osogami; Queueing Systems, 2011, 68(3), pp. 339-52.

Hrishikesh Amur, James Cipar, Varun Gupta, Gregory R. Ganger, Michael A. Kozuch and Karsten Schwan. "Robust and Flexible Power-Proportional Storage," Proceedings of the 1st ACM symposium on Cloud computing. Indianapolis, Indiana, USA: ACM, 2010, 217-28.

Sem Borst, Varun Gupta and Anwar Walid. "Distributed Caching Algorithms for Content Distribution Networks," Proceedings of the 29th conference on Information communications. San Diego, California, USA: IEEE Press, 2010, 1478-86.

"Sampling Strategies for Epidemic-Style Information Dissemination." Milan Vojnovic, Varun Gupta, Thomas Karagiannis and Christos Gkantsidis; IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 2010, 18(4), pp. 1013-25.

"Stability of the Bipartite Matching Model." Ana Buaic, Varun Gupta and Jean Mairesse; ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review, 2010, 38(2), pp. 6-8.

"On the Inapproximability of M/G/K: Why two moments of Job Size Distribution Are not enough." Varun Gupta, Mor Harchol-Balter, J. Dai and Bert Zwart; Queueing Systems, 2010, 64(1), pp. 5-48.

"Analysis of Scheduling Policies under Correlated Job Sizes." Varun Gupta, Michelle Burroughs and Mor Harchol-Balter; Performance Evaluation, 2010, 67(11), pp. 996-1013. http:/

"Optimality Analysis of Energy-Performance Trade-Off for Server Farm Management." Anshul Gandhi, Varun Gupta, Mor Harchol-Balter and Michael A. Kozuch; Performance Evaluation, 2010, 67(11), pp. 1155-71.

Varun Gupta and Mor Harchol-Balter. "Self-Adaptive Admission Control Policies for Resource-Sharing Systems," Proceedings of the eleventh international joint conference on Measurement and modeling of computer systems. Seattle, WA, USA: ACM, 2009, 311-22.

"Finding the Optimal Quantum Size: Sensitivity Analysis of the M/G/1 Round-Robin Queue." Varun Gupta; ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review, 2008, 36(2), pp. 104-06.

"Fluid Level in a Reservoir with an on-Off Source." Varun Gupta and Peter G. Harrison; ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review, 2008, 36(2), pp. 128-30.

"The Effect of Higher Moments of Job Size Distribution on the Performance of an M/G/s Queueing System." Varun Gupta, Jim Dai, Mor Harchol-Balter and Bert Zwart; ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review, 2007, 35(2), pp. 12-14.

"Analysis of Join-the-Shortest-Queue Routing for Web Server Farms." Varun Gupta, Mor Harchol Balter, Karl Sigman and Ward Whitt; Performance Evaluation, 2007, 64(9–12), pp. 1062-81.

"Fundamental Characteristics of Queues with Fluctuating Load." Varun Gupta, Mor Harchol-Balter, Alan Scheller Wolf and Uri Yechiali; ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review, 2006, 34(1), pp. 203-15.