Selected Top 60 Publications
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Parallel and Distributed Simulation, and Distributed Virtual Environments

 

1.            Zengxiang Li, Wentong Cai, Stephen J Turner, and Ke Pan, “Improving Performance by Replicating Simulation with Alternative Synchronization Approaches”, accepted by Winter Simulation Conference 2008, Miami, Florida, USA, Dec 2008.

2.            Li Zengxiang, Wentong Cai, Stephen J Turner, and Pan Ke, “Federate Migration in s Service Oriented HLA RTI”, in Procs of 11th IEEE International Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications (DS-RT 2007), pp.113-121, Crete Island, Greece, Oct 2007.

3.            Xinjun Chen, Wentong Cai, Stephen J Turner, and Yong Wang, “SOAr-DSGrid: Service-Oriented Architecture for Distributed Simulation on the Grid”, In Procs. of 20th ACM/IEEE/SCS International Workshop on Principles of Advanced and Distributed Simulation (PADS 2006), pp.65-73, Singapore, 23-26 May 2006. (11 Citations in Google Scholar)

4.            D. Chen, Stephen J. Turner, and Wentong Cai, “Algorithms for HLA-based Distributed Simulation Cloning”, In ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation (TOMACS), Vol.15, No.4, pp.316-345 (30 pages), Oct 2005.

5.            Wentong Cai, Stephen J Turner, Bu-Sung Lee, and Junlan Zhou. “An Alternative Time Management Mechanism for Distributed Simulations”, In ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation (TOMACS), Vol.15, No.2, pp.1-29 (30 pages), April 2005.

6.            Wentong Cai, Zijing Yuan, Malcolm Y. H. Low, and Stephen J Turner. “Federate Migration in HLA-based Simulation”, In Future Generation of Computer Systems, Vol.21, No.1, pp.87-95, Jan 2005. (12 Citations in Google Scholar)

7.            Wentong Cai, Stephen J Turner, and Suiping Zhou, “Performance Evaluation of a Bandwidth Requirements Reduction technique based on Timely State Update”, In Procs. of the 38th Annual Simulation Symposium, pp.225-232, San Diego, CA, USA, April 2005.

8.            Suiping Zhou, Wentong Cai, Bu-Sung Lee, and Stephen J Turner, “Time-space consistency in large-scale distributed virtual environments”, In ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation (TOMACS), Volume 14, Issue 1, pp.31-47 (17 pages), Jan 2004. (38 citations in Google Scholar)

9.            Wenbo Zong, Yong Wang, Wentong Cai, and Stephen J Turner, “Grid Services and Service Discovery for HLA-based Distributed Simulations”, In Procs. of 8th IEEE International Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications (DS-RT 2004), pp.116-124, Budapest, Hungary, Oct 2004. (18 Citations in Google Scholar)

10.        Yi Zeng, Wentong Cai, and Stephen J Turner, “Batch Based Cancellation: A Rollback Optimal Cancellation Scheme in Time Warp Simulation”, In Procs. of 18th Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Simulation (PADS 2004), pp.78-86, Kufstein, Austria, May 2004

11.        Li Liu, Wentong Cai, Stephen J. Turner, and G. Y. Li, “Improving Data Filtering Accuracy in Hierarchical Federations”, In Procs. of 36th Annual Simulation Symposium, pp.209-215, Orlando, USA, March 2003.

12.        Yi Zeng, Wentong Cai, and Stephen J. Turner, “Causal Order based Time Warp: A Tradeoff of Optimism”, In Procs. of 36th 2003 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC 2003), pp.855-863, Fairmont, New Orleans, USA, Dec 2003.

13.        Wentong Cai, Guangya Li, Stephen J. Turner, Bu-Sung Lee, and Li Liu, “Implementation of Federation Management Services over Federation Community Networks”, In Procs. of 17th IEEE/ACM/SCS Workshop on Parallel & Distributed Simulation (PADS 2003), pp.50-57, San Diego, USA, June 2003.

14.        Wentong Cai, Stephen J. Turner, and Hanfeng Zhao, “A Load Management System for Running HLA-based Distributed Simulations over the Grid”, In Procs. of 6th IEEE International Workshop on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications (DS-RT 2002), pp. 7-14, Fort Worth, Texas, USA, Oct 2002.

15.        Wentong Cai, Percival Xavier, Stephen J Turner, and Bu-Sung Lee, “A Scalable Architecture for Supporting Interactive Games on the Internet”, In Procs. of 16th IEEE/ACM/SCS Workshop on Parallel & Distributed Simulation (PADS 2002), pp.60-67, Washington DC, USA, May 2002. (35 Citations in Google Scholar)

16.        Suiping Zhou, Wentong Cai, Stephen J. Turner and Bu-Sung Lee, “Critical Causality in Distributed Virtual Environments”, In Procs. of 16th IEEE/ACM/SCS Workshop on Parallel & Distributed Simulation (PADS 2002), pp.53-59, Washington DC, USA, May 2002. (13 Citations in Google Scholar)

17.        Wentong Cai, Stephen J Turner, and Boon-Ping Gan, “Hierarchical Federations: An Architecture for Information Hiding”, In Procs. of 15th IEEE/ACM/SCS Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Simulation (PADS 2001), pp.67-74, May 15-18 2001, California USA. (28 Citations in Google Scholar)

18.        Ye Zhang, Wentong Cai, and Stephen J Turner, “A Parallel Object-oriented Manufacturing Simulation Language”, In Procs. of 15th IEEE/ACM/SCS Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Simulation (PADS 2001), pp.101-108, May 15-18 2001, California USA.

19.        Bu-Sung Lee, Wentong Cai, and Junlan Zhou, “A Causality Based Time Management Mechanism for Federated Simulation”, In Procs. of 15th IEEE/ACM/SCS Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Simulation (PADS 2001), pp.83-90, May 15-18 2001, California USA. (20 Citations)

20.        Stephen J. Turner, Wentong Cai, and Boo-Ping Gan, "Adapting a Supply-chain Simulation for HLA", In Procs. of IEEE 4th International Workshop on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications (DS-RT 2000), San Francisco, USA, IEEE Press, Aug 2000, pp. 71-78. (38 Citations in Google Scholar)

21.        Lawrence A. H. Liang, Wentong Cai, Bu-Sung Lee, and Stephen J. Turner, “Performance Analysis of Packet Bundling Techniques in DIS”, In Procs. of 3rd International Workshop on Distributed Interactive Simulation and Real Time Applications (DS-RT'99), pp75-82, October 1999, Maryland, USA. (13 Citations in Google Scholar)

22.        Wentong Cai, Bu-Sung Lee, and L. Chen, “An Adaptive Dead-reckoning Algorithm for Distributed Interactive Simulation”, In Procs. of 13th IEEE/ACM/SCS Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Simulation (PADS’99), pp.82-89, May 1 - 4, 1999, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. (76 citations in Google Scholar)

23.        Wentong Cai, Emmanuelle Letertre, and Stephen J. Turner. “Dag Consistent Parallel Simulation: a Predictable and Robust Conservative Algorithm”, In Procs. of 11th IEEE/ACM/SCS Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Simulation (PADS’97), pp.178-181, June 10-13 1997, Austria. (24 Citations in Google Scholar)

24.        Wentong Cai, and Stephen J. Turner, "An Algorithm for Distributed Discrete-event Simulation---the 'Carrier-Null Message' Approach", In Procs. of SCS Multi-Conference on Distributed Simulation 1990 (PADS’90), San Diego, USA, pp. 3-8, Jan. 1990. (62 citations in Google Scholar)

 

Cluster and Grid Computing

 

25.        Percival Xavier, Wentong Cai, and Bu-Sung Lee, “A Dynamic Admission Control Scheme to manage Contention on Shared Computing Resources”, accepted by Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience.

26.        Yuhong Feng, Wentong Cai, “Execution Coordination in Mobile Agent based Distributed Job Workflow Execution”, in Journal of Systems Architecture, Vol.54, Issue 10, Oct 2008

27.        Yuhong Feng, Wentong Cai, and Jiannong Cao, “Dynamic Partner Identification in Mobile Agent-based Distributed Job Workflow Execution”, in Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (JPDC), Vol. 67, No. 11, pp.1137-1154, Nov 2007.

28.        Wei Jie, Wentong Cai, Lizhe Wang, and Rob Procter, “A Secure Information Service for Monitoring Large Scale Grids”, in Parallel Computing, Vol.33, Issue 7-8, pp. 572-591, August 2007

29.        Yuhong Feng, and Wentong Cai, “Provenance Provisioning in Mobile Agent-based Distributed Job Workflow Execution”, in Procs. of 7th International Conference on Computational Science (ICCS 2007), Beijing, China, 27-30 May 2007.

30.        Percival Xavier, Wentong Cai, and Bu-Sung Lee, “Workload Management of Cooperatively Federated Computing Clusters”, in The Journal of Supercomputing, Vol.36, No.3, pp.309-322, June 2006.

31.        Percival Xavier, Wentong Cai, and Bu-Sung Lee, “Adaptive Policing for Token-exchange Based Management of Shared Computing “Resources”, In Procs. of 6th IEEE International Symposium on Cluster Computing and the Grid (CCGrid 2006), pp.617-624, Singapore, 16-19 May 2006.

32.        Wei Jie, Terence Hung, and Wentong Cai, “An Information Service for Grid Virtual Organization: Architecture, Implementation and Evaluation”, in The Journal of Supercomputing, Vol.34, Number 3, pp. 273-290 (18 pages), Dec 2005.

33.        Ming Zhu, Wentong Cai, Bu-Sung Lee, and Xudong Wu, “A Hybrid Analysis of an Optimization Approach for Cluster Applications”, in The Journal of Supercomputing, Vol.32, Number 3, pp.191-215 (15 pages), June 2005.

34.        Yuhong Feng, Wentong Cai, and Jiannong Cao, “Communication Partner Identification In Procs. of Distributed Job Workflow Execution over the Grid”, in Procs of 25th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS) Workshops (the 3rd International Workshop on Mobile Distributed Computing – MDC’05) , pp.587-593, Columbus, Ohio, USA, June 2005.

35.        Quoc-Thuan Ho, Wentong Cai, and Yew-Soon Ong, “Design and Implementation of an Efficient Multi-cluster GridRPC System”, Procs of the 5th IEEE International Symposium on Cluster Computing and Grid (CCGrid 2005), pp.358-365, Cardiff, UK, May 2005.

36.        Lizhe Wang, Wentong Cai, Wei Jie, and Simon See, “Models and Heuristics for Resource Co-reservation in Computational Grids”, International Journal of Neural, Parallel and Scientific Computations (published by Dynamic Publishers, Inc.), Vol.12, pp.261-288 (28 pages), 2004

37.        Ming Zhu, Constantine Katsinis, Wentong Cai, and Bu-Sung Lee, “Key Messaging on SOME-Bus Clusters”, Parallel Computing, Vol.30(8):947-971, 2004.

38.        Ming Zhu, Wentong Cai, and Bu-Sung Lee, “Key Message Approach to Optimize Communication of Parallel Applications on Clusters”, in Cluster Computing, Vol.6, No.3, pp.253-265, July 2003.

39.        Teddy S. Gunawan, and Wentong Cai, “Performance analysis of a Myrinet-based Cluster”, in Cluster Computing, Vol.6, No.4, pp.297-311 (15 pages), Oct 2003.

40.        Lizhe Wang, Wentong Cai, Bu-Sung Lee, Simon See, and Wei Jie, “Resource Co-allocation for Parallel Tasks in Computational Grids”, Procs of International Workshop on Challenges of Large Applications in Distributed Environments (in conjunction with 12th IEEE International Symposium on High Performance Distributed Computing (HPDC)), pp.88-95, Seattle, USA, June 2003.

41.        Xavier Percival, Wentong Cai, and Bu-Sung Lee, “A Decentralized Scheduler for a grid-based Clearinghouse”, In Procs. of Workshop on Massively Parallel Processing (in conjunction with 17th International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS)), Nice, France, April 2003.

42.        Ming Zhu, Wentong Cai, and Bu-Sung Lee, “Key Message Algorithm: A Communication Optimization Algorithm in Cluster-based Parallel Computing”, In Procs. of 1st IEEE Computer Society International Workshop on Cluster Computing, pp. 121 – 128, Dec. 1999, Melbourne, Australia.

43.        Wentong Cai, Alfred Heng, and Peter Varman, "Benchmarking IBM SP1 System for SPMD Programming", In Procs. of 1996 International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS'96), pp. 430-437, June 1996, Tokyo, Japan, IEEE Computer Society Press.

 

Parallel Programming and Programming Environments

 

44.        Wei Jie, Wentong Cai, and Stephen J Turner, “POEMS: A Parallel Object-oriented Environment for Multi-computer Systems”, in The Computer Journal, Vol.45, No.5, pp.540-560 (21 pages), 2002.

45.        Yan Gu, Bu-Sung Lee, and Wentong Cai, “JBSP: A BSP Programming Library in Java”, in Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (JPDC), Vol.61, No.8, pp.1126-1142 (17 pages), August 2001.

46.        Wei Jie, Wentong Cai, and Stephen J Turner, “Dynamic Load-balancing Using Prediction in a Parallel Object-oriented System”, Procs of 2001 IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2001), April 23-27 2001, San Francisco, USA.

47.        Wei Jie, Wentong Cai, and Stephen J. Turner, “Dynamic Load-balancing in a Data Parallel Object-oriented System”, In Procs. of 2001 International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS 2001), pp.279-286, 26-29 June 2001, KyongJu City Korea.

48.        Wentong Cai, K. Zhang, Stephen .J. Turner, and C. Sun, "Interlock Avoidance in Transparent and Dynamic Parallel Program Instrumentation Using Logical Clocks", in Parallel Computing, 25(5): 569-591 (23 pages), May 1999.

49.        D. B. Skillicorn, and Wentong Cai, "A Cost Calculus for Parallel Functional Programming", in Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (JPDC), Vol 28, No. 1, pp. 65-83 (19 pages), July 1995. (99 Citations in Google Scholar)

50.        H. K. Tan, and Wentong Cai, "VPEcons: A Visual Constructor for Parallel Programming", In Procs. of the First International Conference on Algorithms and Architecture for Parallel Processing (ICA3PP’95), pp. 565-574, Brisbane, Australia, April 19-21 1995.

51.        Wentong Cai, and Stephen J. Turner, "An Approach to the Run-time Monitoring of Parallel Programs", in The Computer Journal, Vol. 37, No. 4, pp 333-345, April 1994.

52.        Wentong Cai, W. J. Milne, and Stephen J. Tuner, "Graphical View of the Behaviour of Parallel Programs", in Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (JPDC), Vol.18, pp.223-230, June 1993. (13 Citations in Google Scholar)

 

Other Topics in Parallel and Distributed Computing

 

53.        Yi Zeng, Wentong Cai, Stephen J Turner, Suiping Zhou, and Bu-Sung Lee, “Characterization and Delivery of Directly Coupled Causal Messages in Distributed Systems”, in Future Generation Computer Systems, Vol.20, No.1, pp.171-178, Jan 2004.

54.        Wentong Cai, Bu-Sung Lee, and Junlan Zhou, “Causal Order Delivery in Multicast Environment: An Improved Algorithm”, in Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (JPDC), Vol.62, No.1, pp.111-131 (20 pages), Jan 2002. (10 Citations in Google Scholar)

55.        Jingling Xue, and Wentong Cai, “Time-minimal Tiling When Rise Is Larger than Zero”, in Parallel Computing, 28(6):915-939 (15 pages), 2002.

56.        Chengzheng Sun, and Wentong Cai, “Capturing Causality by Compressed Vector Clock in Real-time Group Editors”, In Procs. of 16th IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2002), Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA, April 15-19, 2002.

57.        Wentong Cai, and Bu-Sung Lee, “File Allocation with Balanced Response Time in a Distributed Multi-server Information System”, in Information and Software Technology , Vol.40, No.1, pp.27-35, 1998.

58.        Wentong Cai, Chee Hiong Tan, and Paul Horng Jyh Wu, "Parallelization of A Statistics Based Dictionary Generator", In Procs. of IEEE Second International Conference on Algorithms & Architectures for Parallel Processing (ICA3PP’96), pp.209-216, June 1996, Singapore, IEEE Computer Society Press.

59.        Wentong Cai, and D. B. Skillicorn, "Calculating Recurrence Using the Bird-Meertens Formalism", Parallel Processing Letters, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 179-190, June 1995. (26 Citations in Google Scholar)

60.        Jeremy Gibbons, Wentong Cai, and D. B. Skillicorn, "Efficient Parallel Algorithms for Tree Accumulation", in Science of Computer Programming, Vol. 23, pp 1-8, 1994. (27 Citations in Google Scholar)