Georgia Tech Talks

Load Balancing Under Fine-grained Compatibility Constraints

By Daan Rutten and Debankur Mukherjee

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Asymptotically Optimal Load Balancing Topologies

By Debankur Mukherjee


Walking in the Shadow: A New Perspective on Descent Directions for Constrained Minimization

By Hassan Mortagy, Swati Gupta, and Sebastian Pokutta


Evaluating Scenarios for School Reopening under COVID-19

By Arden Baxter, Pinar Keskinocak, Buse Eylul Oruc, John Asplun, and Nicoleta Serban

Attribute Privacy: Framework and Mechanisms

By Wanrong Zhang


Heavy Traffic Queue Length Behavior in a Switch under Markovian Arrivals

By Shancong Mou and Siva Theja Magulur

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Finite-sample Analysis of Stochastic Approximation Using Smooth Convex Envelopes

By Zaiwei Chen, Siva Theja Maguluri, Sanjay Shakkottai, and Karthikeyan Shanmugam at Georgia Tech, the University of Texas at Austin, and IBM Research

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Load Balancing System under JSQ and Power-of-d: Many Server Heavy Traffic Asymptotics

By Daniela Hurtado-Lange and Siva Theja Maguluri

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Finite Sample Analysis of Two-Time Scale Natural Greedy Actor-Critic Algorithm

By Sajad Khodadadian, Thinh T. Doan, Siva T. Maguluri, and Justin Romberg


Uncertainty Quantification for Hawkes Networks

By Haoyun Wang, Liyan Xie, Alex Cuozzo, Simon Mak, and Yao Xie | Georgia Tech and Duke University


Bridging Classical and Quantum with SDP Initialized Warm-starts for QAOA

By Reuben Tate, Majid Farhadi, Creston Herold, Greg Mohler, and Swati Gupta


Balanced Districting with Provable Compactness and Contiguity

By Cyrus Hettle, Swati Gupta, Yao Xie, and Shixiang Zhu


Heavy Traffic Performance of Low Complexity Scheduling Algorithms in Data Centers

By Prakirt Raj Jhunjhunwala and Siva Theja Maguluri


Heavy-Traffic Analysis of Queueing Systems with No Complete Resource Pooling

By Daniela Hurtado-Lange and Siva Theja Maguluri

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*This work won second place in INFORMS Junior Faculty Interest Group (JFIG) best paper competition


Sequential Adversarial Anomaly Detection for Dependent Events

By Shixiang Zhu, Henry Yuchi, Minghe Zhang, and Yao Xie

Additional Papers:

  • A New Semidefinite Programming Algorithm for Power Flow Analysis and Robust State Estimation
    • By Chuanping Yu, Bei Gou, and Xiaoming Huo
  • PAPRIKA: Private Online False Discovery Rate Control
    • By Wanrong Zhang and Rachel Cummings
  • Pediatric Kidney Transplant Survival Analysis Using Statistical Machine Learning
    • By Xi He, Liyan Xie, Yao Xie, Pinar Keskinocak, Joel Sokol
  • Data-driven Distributional Robust Hypothesis Testing
    • By Liyan Xie, Rui Gao, Yao Xie (Georgia Institute of Technology and University of Texas at Austin)
  • Balanced Graph Partitioning With Provable Compactness And Contiguity
    • By Cyrus Hettle, Swati Gupta, Yao Xie, Shixiang Zhu
  • Learning Temporal Causal Networks With Uncertainty Quantification
    • Haoyun Wang, Liyan Xie, Yao Xie