Publications

Below are all reports that have appeared at public fora. For others, please email me for a draft.  Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation (NSF) or other funding agency.

Here is an overview of my recent research.

Recent arXiv e-prints

Anoosheh Heidarzadeh, Ishan Tyagi, Srinivas Shakkottai, and Alex Sprintson. “A Monetary Mechanism for Stabilizing Cooperative Data Exchange with Selfish Users.” arXiv:1801.03865 (2018) .

Rajarshi Bhattacharyya, Kiyeob Lee, Bainan Xia, Vamseedhar Reddyvari, Abhay Anand, Vasudev Gohil, Srinivas Shakkottai, Amogh Dhamdhere, Jean-Francois Chamberland, and Gregory Huff. “FlowBazaar: A Market-Mediated Software Defined Communications Ecosystem at the Wireless Edge.” arXiv:1801.00825 (2018) .

Sina Arefizadeh, Aria Hasanzadezonuzy, Alireza Talebpour, and Srinivas Shakkottai. “Assessing Strong String Stability of Constant Spacing Policy under Speed Limit Fluctuations.” arXiv:1802.00122 (2018) .

Aria HasanzadeZonuzy, Sina Arefizadeh, Alireza Talebpour, Srinivas Shakkottai, and Swaroop Darbha. “Collaborative Platooning of Automated Vehicles Using Variable Time-Gaps.” arXiv:1710.02186 (2017) .

Bainan Xia, Srinivas Shakkottai, and Vijay Subramanian. “Small-Scale Markets for Bilateral Resource Trading in the Sharing Economy.” arXiv:1712.04427 (2017) .

Jian Li, Srinivas Shakkottai, John Lui, and Vijay Subramanian. “Accurate Learning or Fast Mixing? Dynamic Adaptability of Caching Algorithms.” arXiv:1701.02214 (2017) .

 

Monographs and Book Chapters

S. Shakkottai and R. Srikant, “Communication Networks: Pricing, Congestion Control, Routing, and Scheduling,” chapter in the Handbook of Dynamic Game Theory, Springer, New York, 2018.

S. Shakkottai and L. Ying “Discount Targeting in Online Social Networks Using Backpressure-Based Learning”, chapter in Handbook of Optimization in Complex Networks: Communication and Social Networks, edited by M. Thai and P. Pardalos, Springer, New York, 2011.

S. Shakkottai and A. Eryilmaz, “Optimization and Control of Communication Networks”, chapter in The Control Handbook, edited by William Levine, CRC-Press, New York, October 2010.

S. Shakkottai and R. Srikant, “Network Optimization and Control”, in Foundations and Trends in Networking, Vol. 2, Issue 3, Now Publishers Inc,Boston – Delft, ISBN-13: 978-1601981028, January 2008 .

 

Journal Publications

Jian Li, Rajarshi Bhattacharyya, Suman Paul, Srinivas Shakkottai, Vijay Subramanian, “Incentivizing sharing in realtime D2D streaming networks: A mean field game perspective”. IEEE/ACM Trans. Networking, Volume: 25, Issue: 1, February 2017 , arXiv e-print .

Jae-Yeon Won, Paul Gratz, Srinivas Shakkottai, Jiang Hu, “Resource Sharing Centric Dynamic Voltage and Frequency Scaling for CMP Cores, Uncore and Memory”. ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, Volume 21 Issue 4, September 2016 .

Yu-Pin Hsu, Navid Abedini, Natarajan Gautam, Alex Sprintson, Srinivas Shakkottai, “Opportunities for Network Coding: To Wait or Not to Wait”, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking 23(6): 1876-1889, 2015 .

V. Reddyvari Raja, S. Shakkottai, A. Dhamdhere, kc claffy, “Fair, Flexible and Feasible ISP Billing”. SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review 42(3): 25-28, 2014 .

A. Mohapatra, N. Gautam, S. Shakkottai, A. Sprintson, “Network Coding Decisions for Wireless Transmissions With Delay Consideration”, IEEE Transactions on Communications 62(8): 2965-2976, 2014 .

N. Abedini and S. Shakkottai, “Content Caching and Scheduling in Wireless Networks with Elastic and Inelastic Traffic” in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Volume 22, Issue: 3, June 2014

V. Ramaswamy, V. Reddy, S. Shakkottai, A. Sprintson and N. Gautam, “Multipath Wireless Network Coding: An Augmented Potential Game Perspective”, in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 2014.

V. Ramaswamy, D. Choudhury, and S. Shakkottai, “Which Protocol? Mutual Interaction of Heterogeneous Congestion Controllers”, in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Volume 22, Issue 1, February 2014.

S. Shakkottai, R. Srikant and L. Ying, “The asymptotic behavior of minimum buffer size requirements in large P2P streaming networks”, in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communication, Volume 29, Issue 5, May 2011.

P. Parag, S. Sah, S. Shakkottai, and J-F. Chamberland, “Value-Aware Resource Allocation for Service Guarantees in networks”, in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communication, Volume 29, Issue 5, May 2011.

A. ParandehGheibi, M. Medard, A. Ozdaglar and S. Shakkottai, “Avoiding Interruptions – a QoE Reliability Function for Streaming Media Applications”, in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communication, Volume 29, Issue 5, May 2011.

S. Shakkottai, X. Liu and R. Srikant, “The Multicast Capacity of Large Multihop Wireless Networks”, in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Volume 18, Issue 6, December 2010.

S. Shakkottai, L. Ying and S. Sah, “Targeted Coupon Distribution Using Social Networks”, In Performance Evaluation Review, Vol. 38, Issue 3, December 2010.

S. Shakkottai and R. Johari, “Demand-Aware Content Distribution on the Internet”, in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Volume 18, Issue 2, April 2010.

S. Shakkottai, M. Fomenkov, R. Koga, D. Krioukov and K.C. Claffy, “Evolution of the Internet AS-level Ecosystem”, in the European Journal of Physics B (Condensed Matter and Complex Systems), Volume 74, Number 2, March 2010.

S. Shakkottai, R. Srikant, A. Ozdaglar and D. Acemoglu, “The Price of Simplicity”, in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communication, Game Theory in Communication Systems, Volume 26, Issue 7, September 2008.

S. Shakkottai and R. Srikant, “Peer to Peer Networks for Defense Against Internet Worms”, in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communication, Advances in Peer-to-Peer Streaming Systems, Volume 25, Issue 9, Dec. 2007.

S. Shakkottai, E. Altman and A. Kumar, “Multihoming of Users to Access Points in WLANs: A Population Game Perspective”, in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communication, Non-Cooperative Behavior in Networking, Volume 25, Issue 6, Aug. 2007.

S. Shakkottai and R. Srikant, “Economics of Network Pricing with Multiple ISPs” in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Volume 14, Issue 6, Dec. 2006.

H. Han, S. Shakkottai, C. V. Hollot, R. Srikant and D. Towsley, “Multi-Path TCP: A Joint Congestion Control and Routing Scheme to Exploit Path Diversity on the Internet”, in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Volume 14, Issue 6, Dec. 2006.

 

Conferences

Vamseedhar Reddyvari, Parimal Parag and Srinivas Shakkottai, “Mode-Suppression: A Simple and Provably Stable Chunk-Sharing Algorithm for P2P Networks”. IEEE INFOCOM 2018, .

Bainan Xia, Srinivas Shakkottai and Vijay Subramanian, “Small-Scale Markets for Bilateral Resource Trading in the Sharing Economy”. IEEE INFOCOM 2018 , arXiv e-print .

Aria HasanzadeZonuzy, Sina Arefizadeh, Alireza Talebpour, Srinivas Shakkottai, and Swaroop Darbha. “Collaborative Platooning of Automated Vehicles Using Variable Time-Gaps.” 2018 American Control Conference (ACC).

Gregory H. Huff, Abhay Anand Anand, Francisco Espinal, Rajarshi Bhattacharyya, Vasudev Gohil, Srinivas Shakkottai, Jean-Francois Chamberland, “Software-Defined Control Of Pattern And Polarization Reconfigurable Antennas In Edge Networks” in USNC-URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Boulder, CO, January 2018.

Bainan Xia, Hao Ming, Ki-Yeob Lee, Yuanyuan Li, Yuqi Zhou, Shantanu Bansal, Srinivas Shakkottai, and Le Xie. “Energycoupon: A case study on incentive-based demand response in smart grid.” ACM e-Energy 2017 (Best paper runner up) .

Vamseedhar Reddyvari Raja, Vinod Ramaswamy, Srinivas Shakkottai, Vijay Subramanian, “Mean Field Equilibria of Pricing Games in Internet Marketplaces”. SIGMETRICS 2016 (poster paper) .

Jian Li, Rajarshi Bhattacharyya, Suman Paul, Srinivas Shakkottai, Vijay Subramanian, “Incentivizing sharing in realtime D2D streaming networks: A mean field game perspective”. INFOCOM 2015 , arXiv e-print .

Jae-Yeon Won, Paul Gratz, Srinivas Shakkottai, Jiang Hu, “Having your cake and eating it too: Energy savings without performance loss through resource sharing driven power management”. IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED) 2015 .

Jian Li, Bainan Xia, Xinbo Geng, Hao Ming, Srinivas Shakkottai, Vijay Subramanian, Le Xie, “Energy Coupon: A Mean Field Game Perspective on Demand Response in Smart Grids”. SIGMETRICS 2015 (poster paper) , arXiv e-print .

M. Manjrekar, V. Ramaswamy and S. Shakkottai, “A Mean Field Game Approach to Scheduling in Cellular Systems” in IEEE INFOCOM ’14, Toronto, Canada, April 2014, Acceptance rate approximately 19.4%. , arXiv e-print .

Shalimar Rasheed, Paul V. Gratz, Srinivas Shakkottai, Jiang Hu, “STORM: A Simple Traffic-Optimized Router Microarchitecture for Networks-on-Chip.” IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Networks-on-Chip (NoCS) 2014

Vamseedhar Reddyvari Raja, Amogh Dhamdhere, Alessandra Scicchitano, Srinivas Shakkottai, kc claffy, and Simon Leinen, “Volume-based Transit Pricing: Is 95 The Right Percentile?” in Proc. of Passive and Active Measurement (PAM), Los Angeles, CA, March 2014. © Springer-Verlag

N. Abedini, S. Sampath, R. Bhattacharyya, S. Paul and S. Shakkottai, ‘Realtime Streaming with Guaranteed QoS over Wireless D2D Networks” in Proc. of ACM MOBIHOC 2013, Bangalore, India, July 2013. Acceptance rate approximately 10% .

V. Ramaswamy, S. Adlakha, S. Shakkottai, and A. Wierman, “Incentives for P2P-Assisted Content Distribution: If You Can’t Beat ’Em, Join ’Em” in the 50th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, Allerton, IL, October 2012. Full version:

N. Abedini, M. Manjrekar, S. Shakkottai and L. Jiang, “Harnessing Multiple Wireless Interfaces for Guaranteed QoS in Proximate P2P Networks” in IEEE International Conference on Communications in China, Beijing, August 2012.

J-F. Chamberland, G. H. Huff and S. Shakkottai, “Reconfigurable Antennas, Preemptive Switching and Virtual Channel Management” in USNC-URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Boulder, CO, January 2012,

Y-P. Hsu, N. Abedini, S. Ramasamy, N. Gautam, A. Sprintson and S. Shakkottai, “Opportunities for Network Coding: To Wait or Not to Wait” in IEEE ISIT 2011, St. Petersburg, Russia, July 2011,

N. Abedini and S. Shakkottai, “Content Caching and Scheduling in Wireless Broadcast Networks with Elastic and Inelastic Traffic” in IEEE WiOpt ’11, Princeton, NJ, May 2011.

P. Parag, S. Shakkottai and I. Menache, “Service Routing in Multi-ISP Peer-to-Peer Content Distribution: Local or Remote?” in ICST Gamenets 2011, Shanghai, China, April 2011.

M. Amble, P. Parag, S. Shakkottai and L. Ying, “Content-Aware Caching and Traffic Management in Content Distribution Networks” in IEEE INFOCOM ’11, Shanghai, China, April 2011, Acceptance rate approximately 16%.

V. Ramaswamy, D. Choudhury and S. Shakkottai, “Which Protocol? Mutual Interaction of Heterogeneous Congestion Controllers” in IEEE INFOCOM ’11, Shanghai, China, April 2011, Acceptance rate approximately 16%.

S. Shakkottai, L.Ying and S. Sah, “Implicit Learning for Explicit Discount Targeting in Online Social Networks”in IEEE CDC 2010, Atlanta, GA, December 2010.

A. ParandehGheibi, M. Medard, A. Ozdaglar and S. Shakkottai, “Access-Network Association Policies for Media Streaming in Heterogeneous Environments” in IEEE CDC 2010, Atlanta, GA, December 2010.

S. Liu, L. Ying and S. Shakkottai, “Influence Maximization in Social Networks: An Ising-model-based Approach”, in Allerton 2010, Monticello, Illinois, October, 2010.

J-F. Chamberland, H. Pfister and S. Shakkottai, “First-Passage Time Analysis for Digital Communication Over Erasure Channels with Delay-Sensitive Traffic” in Allerton 2010, Monticello, Illinois, October, 2010.

Srinivas Shakkottai, Lei Ying and S. Sah, “Targeted Coupon Distribution Using Social Networks” in HotMetrics 2010, New York City, June 2010.

A. ParandehGheibi, M. Medard, S. Shakkottai and A. Ozdaglar, “Avoiding Interruptions – QoE Trade-offs in Block-coded Streaming Media Applications” at IEEE ISIT 2010, Austin, TX, June 2010.

P. Parag, S. Shakkottai and J-F. Chamberland, “Value-Aware Resource Allocation for Service Guarantees in networks”, in IEEE INFOCOM ’10, San Diego, CA, March 2010, Acceptance rate approximately 17.5%.

V. Reddy, S. Shakkottai, A. Sprintson and N. Gautam, “Multipath Wireless Network Coding: A Population Game Perspective”, in IEEE INFOCOM ’10, San Diego, CA, March 2010, Acceptance rate approximately 17.5%.

L. Ying, R. Srikant and S. Shakkottai, “The asymptotic behavior of minimum buffer size requirements in large P2P streaming networks”, in Information Theory and Applications Workshop (ITA), UCSD, San Diego, CA, February 2010.

V. Reddy, Y. Kim, S. Shakkottai and A.L.N. Reddy, “MultiTrack: A Delay and Cost Aware P2P Architecture” ACM SIGMETRICS (poster paper), Seattle, June 2009. arXiv e-print .

S. Shakkottai, M. Fomenkov, R. Koga, D. Krioukov and K.C. Claffy, “Evolution of the Internet AS-Level Ecosystem”, in the International Conference on Complex Sciences: Theory and Applications, COMPLEX ’09, Shanghai, China, February 2009.

S. Shakkottai, R. Srikant, A. Ozdaglar and D. Acemoglu, “The Price of Simplicity” in Proc. of Asilomar 2007, Pacific Grove, CA, November 2007. (extended abstract)

S. Shakkottai and R. Johari, “Resource Management for Content Delivery” in Proc. of the Forty-Fifth Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control and Computing, Monticello, IL, September 2007. (extended abstract)

S. Shakkottai, X. Liu and R. Srikant, “The Multicast Capacity of Large Multihop Wireless Networks”, in Proc. of MOBIHOC 2007, Montreal, Canada, September 2007, Acceptance rate approximately 18.5%.

S. Shakkottai, R. Srikant, A. Ozdaglar and D. Acemoglu, “The Price of Simplicity” at the International Conference on Continuous Optimization, Hamilton, Canada, August 2007, abstract.

S. Shakkottai and R. Srikant, “Peer to Peer Networks for Defense Against Internet Worms”, in Proc. of ACM Inter-Perf 2006, Pisa, Italy, Oct 2006.

S. Shakkottai, E. Altman and A. Kumar, “The Case for Non-cooperative Multihoming of Users to Access Points in IEEE 802.11 WLANs”, in Proc. of INFOCOM 2006, Barcelona, Spain, April 2006, Acceptance rate approximately 18%.

S. Shakkottai, N. Brownlee and K.C. Claffy, “A Study of Burstiness in TCP Flows” in Proc. of Passive and Active Measurement (PAM), Boston, MA, March 2005. © Springer-Verlag

S. Shakkottai and R. Srikant, “Economics of Network Pricing with Multiple ISPs” in Proc. of INFOCOM 2005, Miami, FL, March 2005, Acceptance rate approximately 17%.

 

Others

 

V. Reddyvari Raja, Parimal Parag, and Srinivas Shakkottai, Vijay Subramanian, “Mode-Suppression: A Simple and Provably Stable Chunk-Sharing Algorithm for P2P Networks” in Information Theory and Applications Workshop ITA 2018, San Diego, CA, February 2018.

A. HasanzadeZonuzy, S. Arefizadeh, A. Talebpour, S. Shakkottai and S. Darbha, “Collaborative Platooning of Automated Vehicles Using Variable Time-Gaps” in INFORMS ’17, Houston, TX, November 2017.

J. Li, S. Shakkottai, V. Subramanian and J. Lui, “Accuracy vs. Learning Rate of Replacement Algorithms in Cache Systems” in Information Theory and Applications Workshop ITA 2017, San Diego, CA, February 2017.

V. Reddyvari Raja, Vinod Ramaswamy, Srinivas Shakkottai, Vijay Subramanian, “The Impact of Reputation on Pricing in Online Markets: A Mean Field Game Perspective” in Information Theory and Applications Workshop ITA 2016, San Diego, CA, February 2016.

J. Li, B. Xia, X. Geng, H. Ming, S. Shakkottai, V. Subramanian and L. Xie, “Mean Field Games in Societal Networks” in Information Theory and Applications Workshop ITA 2015, San Diego, CA, February 2015.

J. Li, R. Bhattacharyya, S. Paul, S. Shakkottai and V. Subramanian, “A Mean Field Game Approach to Promoting Collaboration in Device-to-Device Networks” in Information Theory and Applications Workshop ITA 2014, San Diego, CA, February 2014.

Y-P. Hsu, N. Gautam, A. Sprintson and S. Shakkottai, “Delay-aware scheduling for opportunistic network coding” in Information Theory and Applications Workshop ITA 2013, San Diego, CA, February 2013.

M. Manjrekar, V. Ramaswamy and S. Shakkottai, “A Mean Field Games Approach to Scheduling in Cellular Networks” in Information Theory and Applications Workshop ITA 2013, San Diego, CA, February 2013, abstract.

N. Abedini, M. Manjrekar, S. Shakkottai and L. Jiang, “Meeting deadlines: server-assisted wireless P2P networks” in Information Theory and Applications Workshop (ITA), UCSD, San Diego, CA, February 2012, abstract.

A. Mohapatra, N. Gautam, S. Shakkottai and A. Sprintson, “Optimal Network Coding Decisions in Delay-sensitive Wireless Transmission” in INFORMS 2011, Charlotte, NC, November 2011

M. Amble, P. Parag, S. Shakkottai and L. Ying,“Request routing, content placement and content eviction in content distribution networks: a back-pressure-based approach” in Information Theory and Applications Workshop (ITA), UCSD, San Diego, CA, February 2011, abstract.

V. Reddy, Y. Kim, S. Shakkottai and A.L.N. Reddy “Attaining Efficiency with P2P Content Distribution” in INFORMS ’09, San Diego, October 2009.

S. Shakkottai and L.Ying, “Coupon Targeting on Social Networks” in Information Theory and Applications Workshop (ITA), UCSD, San Diego, CA, February 2009, abstract.

S. Shakkottai and R. Johari, “Demand Aware Content Distribution” in Information Theory and Applications Workshop (ITA), UCSD, San Diego, CA, February 2008, abstract.

V. Reddy, S. Shakkottai, A. Sprintson and N. Gautam, “Multipath Wireless Network Coding: A Population Game Perspective” in the 2010 Southern California Symposium on Network Economics and Game Theory November, Los Angeles, CA, 2010

S. Shakkottai, L.Ying, R. Johari and S. Shakkottai “Targeted Coupon Distribution Using Social Networks” in INFORMS ’08, Washington DC, October 2008.

S. Shakkottai and R. Johari, “Demand Aware Content Distribution” in the Working Group on Networks and Navigation, Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, NM, August 2008.

S. Shakkottai and R. Johari, “Video Distribution on the Internet: Peer-to-peer vs. Client-server” in in INFORMS ’07, Seattle, November 2007.

S. Shakkottai, R. Srikant, A. Ozdaglar and D. Acemoglu, “Game-Theoretic Models of ISP-ISP and ISP-Customer Interactions” at the International Teletraffic Congress, Ottawa, Canada, June 2007.

S. Shakkottai and R. Srikant, “Economics of Network Pricing with Multiple ISPs” at The Workshop on Stochastic Networks, Montreal, Canada, July 2004.

S. Shakkottai, R. Srikant, N. Brownlee, A. Broido and K. C. Claffy, “The RTT distribution of TCP flows on the Internet and its impact on TCP based flow control”, CAIDA Technical Report number tr-2004-02, January 2004.

H. Han, S. Shakkottai, C. V. Hollot, R. Srikant and D. Towsley, “Overlay TCP for Multi-Path Routing and Congestion Control” at the IMA Workshop on Measurements and Modeling of the Internet, January 2004 and also at ENS-INRIA ARC-TCP Workshop, Paris, France, November 2003.