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2012 International Green Computing Conference (IGCC) (2012)
San Jose, CA, USA USA
June 4, 2012 to June 8, 2012
ISBN: 978-1-4673-2155-6
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Papers

Comparing the Power of Full Disk Encryption Alternatives (Abstract)

Aaron Fujimoto , Computer Science Department, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
Peter Peterson , Computer Science Department, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
Peter Reiher , Computer Science Department, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
pp. 1-6

A power efficient persistent storage consolidation algorithm for cloud computing (Abstract)

Jeffrey M. Galloway , Computer Science Department, The University of Alabama, USA
Susan V. Vrbsky , Computer Science Department, The University of Alabama, USA
pp. 1-6

Techniques for an energy aware parallel file system (Abstract)

Cengiz Karakoyunlu , University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA
John A. Chandy , University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA
pp. 1-5

Analyzing utilization rates in data centers for optimizing energy management (Abstract)

Michael Pawlish , Montclair State University, Dept. of Environmental Mgmt., NJ, USA
Aparna S. Varde , Montclair State University, Dept. of Computer Science, NJ, USA
Stefan A. Robila , Montclair State University, Dept. of Computer Science, NJ 07043 USA
pp. 1-6

Green cloud VM migration: Power use analysis (Abstract)

David Aikema , Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, Canada
Andrey Mirtchovski , Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, Canada
Cameron Kiddle , Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, Canada
Rob Simmonds , Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, Canada
pp. 1-6

Virtual machine scheduling for multicores considering effects of shared on-chip last level cache interference (Abstract)

Shin-gyu Kim , School of Computer Science and Engineering, Seoul National University, Korea
Hyeonsang Eom , School of Computer Science and Engineering, Seoul National University, Korea
Heon Y. Yeom , School of Computer Science and Engineering, Seoul National University, Korea
pp. 1-6

A resource scheduling algorithm of cloud computing based on energy efficient optimization methods (Abstract)

Liang Luo , National Key Lab. Of Software, Environment Development, Bei Hang University, Beijing, China
Wenjun Wu , National Key Lab. Of Software, Environment Development, Bei Hang University, Beijing, China
Dichen Di , National Key Lab. Of Software, Environment Development, Bei Hang University, Beijing, China
Fei Zhang , National Key Lab. Of Software, Environment Development, Bei Hang University, Beijing, China
Yizhou Yan , National Key Lab. Of Software, Environment Development, Bei Hang University, Beijing, China
Yaokuan Mao , National Key Lab. Of Software, Environment Development, Bei Hang University, Beijing, China
pp. 1-6

Data centres in the ancillary services market (Abstract)

David Aikema , Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, AB, Canada, T2N 1N4
Rob Simmonds , Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, AB, Canada, T2N 1N4
Hamidreza Zareipour , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Calgary, AB, Canada, T2N 1N4
pp. 1-10

The need for speed and stability in data center power capping (Abstract)

Arka A. Bhattacharya , University of California, Berkeley, USA
David Culler , University of California, Berkeley, USA
Aman Kansal , Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA, USA
Sriram Govindan , Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA, USA
Sriram Sankar , Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA, USA
pp. 1-10

Thermal influence indices: Causality metrics for efficient exploration of data center cooling (Abstract)

Harshad Bhagwat , TCS Innovation Labs-TRDDC, Tata Consultancy Services Limited, Pune, India
Amarendra Singh , TCS Innovation Labs-TRDDC, Tata Consultancy Services Limited, Pune, India
Arunchandar Vasan , TCS Innovation Labs-Chennai, Tata Consultancy Services Limited, India
Anand Sivasubramaniam , Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, USA
pp. 1-10

CapMux: A scalable analog front end for low power compressed sensing (Abstract)

Zainul Charbiwala , University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Paul Martin , University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Mani B. Srivastava , University of California, Los Angeles, USA
pp. 1-10

A cyber-physical integrated system for application performance and energy management in data centers (Abstract)

Hui Chen , Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, GuangDong 518055, China
PengCheng Xiong , College of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, 30332, USA
Karsten Schwan , College of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, 30332, USA
Ada Gavrilovska , College of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, 30332, USA
ChengZhong Xu , Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, GuangDong 518055, China
pp. 1-10

Optimal energy trade-off schedules (Abstract)

Daniel Cole , Department of Computer Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
Dimitrios Letsios , IBISC, University of Evry, France
Michael Nugent , Department of Computer Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
Kirk Pruhs , Department of Computer Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
pp. 1-10

Machine learning for computational sustainability (Abstract)

Tom Dietterich , School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Oregon State University, Corvallis, 97331 USA
Ethan Dereszynski , School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Oregon State University, Corvallis, 97331 USA
Rebecca Hutchinson , School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Oregon State University, Corvallis, 97331 USA
Dan Sheldon , School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Oregon State University, Corvallis, 97331 USA
pp. 1

BCID: An effective data center power mapping technology (Abstract)

A. Ferreira , IBM Research - Austin, USA
W. El-Essawy , IBM Research - Austin, USA
J. C. Rubio , IBM Research - Austin, USA
K. Rajamani , IBM Research - Austin, USA
M. Allen-Ware , IBM Research - Austin, USA
T. Keller , IBM Research - Austin, USA
pp. 1-10

Are sleep states effective in data centers? (Abstract)

Anshul Gandhi , Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Mor Harchol-Balter , Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Michael A. Kozuch , Intel Labs, USA
pp. 1-10

HeteroMates: Providing high dynamic power range on client devices using heterogeneous core groups (Abstract)

Vishal Gupta , Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA
Paul Brett , Intel Labs, Hillsboro, OR, USA
David Koufaty , Intel Labs, Hillsboro, OR, USA
Dheeraj Reddy , Intel Labs, Hillsboro, OR, USA
Scott Hahn , Intel Labs, Hillsboro, OR, USA
Karsten Schwan , Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA
Ganapati Srinivasa , Intel Corporation, Hillsboro, OR, USA
pp. 1-10

A transient model for data center thermal prediction (Abstract)

Michael Jonas , School of Computing, Informatics and Decision Systems Engineering, ASU, Tempe, Arizona, USA
Rose Robin Gilbert , School of Computing, Informatics and Decision Systems Engineering, ASU, Tempe, Arizona, USA
Joshua Ferguson , School of Computing, Informatics and Decision Systems Engineering, ASU, Tempe, Arizona, USA
Georgios Varsamopoulos , School of Computing, Informatics and Decision Systems Engineering, ASU, Tempe, Arizona, USA
Sandeep K. S. Gupta , School of Computing, Informatics and Decision Systems Engineering, ASU, Tempe, Arizona, USA
pp. 1-10

Sensor platforms for multimodal underwater monitoring (Abstract)

Ryan Kastner , Computer Science and Engineering Department, University of California, San Diego, USA
Albert Lin , California Institute of Telecommunications and Information Technology, University of California, San Diego, USA
Curt Schurgers , California Institute of Telecommunications and Information Technology, University of California, San Diego, USA
Jules Jaffe , Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, USA
Peter Franks , Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, USA
Brent S. Stewart , Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute, San Diego, USA
pp. 1-7

Green enterprise computing data: Assumptions and realities (Abstract)

Maria Kazandjieva , Stanford University, USA
Brandon Heller , Stanford University, USA
Omprakash Gnawali , University of Houston, USA
Philip Levis , Stanford University, USA
Christos Kozyrakis , Stanford University, USA
pp. 1-10

On the path to sustainable, scalable, and energy-efficient data analytics: Challenges, promises, and future directions (Abstract)

Sriram Lakshminarasimhan , North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA
Prabhat Kumar , Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
Wei-keng Liao , Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
Alok Choudhary , Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
Vipin Kumar , University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
Nagiza F. Samatova , Oak Ridge National Laboratory, TN, USA
pp. 1-6

Online algorithms for geographical load balancing (Abstract)

Minghong Lin , California Institute of Technology, USA
Zhenhua Liu , California Institute of Technology, USA
Adam Wierman , California Institute of Technology, USA
Lachlan L. H. Andrew , Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
pp. 1-10

Improved grid integration of intermittent electricity generation using electric vehicles for storage: A simulation study (Abstract)

Paul Monigatti , University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
Mark Apperley , University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
Bill Rogers , University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
pp. 1-10

Near term computing opportunities in building energy efficiency (Abstract)

Amir Roth , Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Washington, DC, USA
pp. 1-5

Feasibility of retrofitting centralized HVAC systems for room-level zoning (Abstract)

Tamim Sookoor , Department of Computer Science, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
Brian Holben , Department of Computer Science, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
Kamin Whitehouse , Department of Computer Science, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
pp. 1-10

Low-cost estimation of sub-system power (Abstract)

Yuwen Sun , Network and Embedded System Laboratory, University of California Los Angeles, USA
Lucas Wanner , Network and Embedded System Laboratory, University of California Los Angeles, USA
Mani Srivastava , Network and Embedded System Laboratory, University of California Los Angeles, USA
pp. 1-10

Efficient booster pump placement in water networks using graph theoretic principles (Abstract)

I. Narayanan , Tata Consultancy Services, IIT-Madras Research Park, India
V. Sarangan , Tata Consultancy Services, IIT-Madras Research Park, India
A. Vasan , Tata Consultancy Services, IIT-Madras Research Park, India
A. Srinivasan , Dept. of CS. & UMIACS, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, 20742, USA
A. Sivasubramaniam , Dept. of Comp. Sci.& Eng., Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 16802, USA
B. S. Murt , Dept. of Civil Eng., IIT Madras, India
S. Narasimhan , Dept. of Chemical Eng., IIT Madras, India
pp. 1-6

Runtime architecture adaptation for energy management in embedded real-time systems (Abstract)

H. Wang , Marvell Semiconductor, Inc. Marlborough, MA 01752, USA
I. Koren , University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 01003, USA
C.M. Krishna , University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 01003, USA
pp. 1-9

Leveraging thermal dynamics in sensor placement for overheating server component detection (Abstract)

Xiaodong Wang , The Ohio State University, USA
Xiaorui Wang , The Ohio State University, USA
Guoliang Xing , Michigan State University, USA
Cheng-Xian Lin , Florida International University, USA
pp. 1-10

Improving energy efficiency of buffer cache in virtual machines (Abstract)

Lei Ye , Department of Computer Science, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
Chris Gniady , Department of Computer Science, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
pp. 1-10

Hybrid OTDM and WDM for multicore optical communication (Abstract)

Abdelsalam A. Aboketaf , Microsystems Engineering, Kate Gleason College of Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, USA
Liang Cao , Microsystems Engineering, Kate Gleason College of Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, USA
Donald Adams , Microsystems Engineering, Kate Gleason College of Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, USA
Ali W. Elshaari , Microsystems Engineering, Kate Gleason College of Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, USA
Stefan F. Preble , Microsystems Engineering, Kate Gleason College of Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, USA
Mark T. Crowley , Center for High Technology Materials, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 87106, USA
Luke F. Lester , Center for High Technology Materials, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 87106, USA
Paul Ampadu , Electrical and Computer Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Rochester, USA
pp. 1-5

A multi-layer approach to green computing: Designing energy-efficient digital circuits and manycore architectures (Abstract)

Ajay Joshi , ECE Department, Boston University, MA, USA
Chao Chen , ECE Department, Boston University, MA, USA
Zafar Takhirov , ECE Department, Boston University, MA, USA
Bobak Nazer , ECE Department, Boston University, MA, USA
pp. 1-3

Performance evaluation of reliability aware photonic Network-on-Chip architectures (Abstract)

Pradheep Khanna Kaliraj , Department of Computer Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, New York, USA
Patrick Sieber , Department of Computer Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, New York, USA
Amlan Ganguly , Department of Computer Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, New York, USA
Ipshita Datta , Department of Electronics and Electrical Communication Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
Debasish Datta , Department of Electronics and Electrical Communication Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
pp. 1-6

Scalable on-chip network in power constrained manycore processors (Abstract)

Hanjoon Kim , Department of Computer Science, KAIST, Korea
Gwangsun Kim , Department of Computer Science, KAIST, Korea
John Kim , Department of Computer Science, KAIST, Korea
pp. 1-2

Power efficient photonic networks for many-core architectures (Abstract)

Brian Neel , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Ohio University, Athens, Greece
Randy Morris , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Ohio University, Athens, Greece
Dominic Ditomaso , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Ohio University, Athens, Greece
Avinash Kodi , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Ohio University, Athens, Greece
pp. 1-6

Simultaneous optimization of performance, energy and temperature for DAG scheduling in multi-core processors (Abstract)

Hafiz Fahad Sheikh , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
Ishfaq Ahmad , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
pp. 1-6

Power efficiency of switch architecture extensions for fault tolerant NoC design (Abstract)

Alberto Ghiribaldi , ENDIF, University of Ferrara, 44122, Italy
Alessandro Strano , ENDIF, University of Ferrara, 44122, Italy
Michele Favalli , ENDIF, University of Ferrara, 44122, Italy
Davide Bertozzi , ENDIF, University of Ferrara, 44122, Italy
pp. 1-6

Unified system level reliability evaluation methodology for multiprocessor Systems-on-Chip (Abstract)

Alexandre Yasuo Yamamoto , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, USA
Cristinel Ababei , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, USA
pp. 1-6

Data centers and energy balance in Finland (Abstract)

Tuomo Malkamaki , Department of Electrical Engineering, Aalto University, Espoo, Finland
Seppo J. Ovaska , Department of Electrical Engineering, Aalto University, Espoo, Finland
pp. 1-6

Controlling wind harvesting with wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Daniel Mosse , Computer Science Department, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Guy Gadola , Computer Science Department, University of Pittsburgh, USA
pp. 1-6

A distributed approach to taming peak demand (Abstract)

Michael Sabolish , Dept. of Computer Engineering, Santa Clara University, USA
Ahmed Amer , Dept. of Computer Engineering, Santa Clara University, USA
Thomas M. Kroeger , Systems & Security Research, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, USA
pp. 1-6

Cooling efficiency aware workload placement using historical sensor data on IT-facility collaborative control (Abstract)

Masayoshi Mase , Central Research Laboratory, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan
Jun Okitsu , Central Research Laboratory, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan
Eiichi Suzuki , Central Research Laboratory, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan
Tohru Nojiri , Central Research Laboratory, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan
Kentaro Sano , Hitachi Research Laboratory, Ltd., Japan
Hayato Shimizu , Hitachi Research Laboratory, Ltd., Japan
pp. 1-6

Helper thread to monitor processor events for scheduling of sibling threads (Abstract)

Yusuke Wada , Graduate School of Information Science and Electrical Engineering, Kyushu University, 744 Motooka Fukuoka, 819-0395, Japan
Shigeru Kusakabe , Graduate School of Information Science and Electrical Engineering, Kyushu University, 744 Motooka Fukuoka, 819-0395, Japan
pp. 1-6

A study of hardware performance monitoring counter selection in power modeling of computing systems (Abstract)

Reza Zamani , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Ahmad Afsahi , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
pp. 1-10

Energy consumption analysis of parallel sorting algorithms running on multicore systems (Abstract)

Ivan Zecena , Computer Science Department, Texas State University, USA
Ziliang Zong , Computer Science Department, Texas State University, USA
Rong Ge , Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, Marquette University, USA
Tongdan Jin , Ingram School of Engineering, Texas State University, USA
Zizhong Chen , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Colorado School of Mines, USA
Meikang Qiu , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Kentucky, USA
pp. 1-6

Temperature-aware computing: Achievements and remaining challenges (Abstract)

Dhireesha Kudithipudi , Rochester Institute of Technology, USA
Ayse Coskun , Boston University, USA
Sherief Reda , Brown University, USA
Qinru Qiu , Syracuse University, USA
pp. 1-3

Cooperative versus non-cooperative game theoretical techniques for Energy Aware Task scheduling (Abstract)

Nickolas Bielik , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
Ishfaq Ahmad , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
pp. 1-6

SustainaBits: A framework and rating system for sustainable IT (Abstract)

S. deMonsabert , Volgenau School of IT and Engineering, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
K. Odeh , Volgenau School of IT and Engineering, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
J. Meszaros , Applied Engineering Management Corporation, Chantilly, Virginia, USA
pp. 1-9

Adaptation of video encoding to address dynamic thermal management effects (Abstract)

Ali Mirtar , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of California, San Diego, USA
Sujit Dey , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of California, San Diego, USA
Anand Raghunathan , School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, USA
pp. 1-10

Energy and performance tradeoffs for matrix multiplication on multicore machines (Abstract)

Zhe Wang , Dept. of Computer and Information Science and Engineering, University of Florida, USA
Hengxing Tan , Dept. of Computer and Information Science and Engineering, University of Florida, USA
Sanjay Ranka , Dept. of Computer and Information Science and Engineering, University of Florida, USA
pp. 1-6
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