Jie Liu's Publications

Journals, Magazines, and Book Chapters:

  1. Bodhi Priyantha, Dimitrios Lymberopoulos, and Jie Liu, "LittleRock: Enabling Energy Ef�ficient Continuous Sensing on Mobile Phones," Pervasive Computing Magazine, IEEE Computer Society, April~June, 2011, pp. 2~5.
  2. 2. Jie Liu, Feng Zhao, Jeff O'Reilly, Amaya Souarez, Michael Manos, Chieh-Jan Mike Liang, and Andreas Terzis, "Project Genome: Wireless Sensor Network for Data Center Cooling," in The Architecture Journal, Microsoft, December 2008
  3. Jie Liu and Feng Zhao, "Composing Semantic Services in Open Sensor-Rich Environments," IEEE Network, Vol.22, No. 4, July/August 2008, pp. 44-49
  4. Suman Nath, Jie Liu, and Feng Zhao, "SensorMap for Wide-Area Sensor Webs," IEEE Computer Magazine, 40(7), pp. 90-93, July, 2007.
  5. Jie Liu, Patrick Cheung, Leonidas Guibas, and Feng Zhao, "Apply Geometric Duality to Energy Efficient Non-Local Phenomenon Awareness Using Sensor Networks," IEEE Wireless Communication Magazine 11(6) pp.62-68, 2004. Special issue on Wireless Sensor Networks: Theory and Systems.
  6. Jie Liu, Maurice Chu, Juan Liu, James Reich, and Feng Zhao, "State-Centric Programming for Sensor-Actuator Network Systems," IEEE Pervasive Computing, October, 2003, pp.50-62.
  7. Juan Liu, Jie Liu, James Reich, Patrick Cheung, and Feng Zhao, "Distributed Group Management for Track Initiation and Maintenance in Target Localization Applications," in Telecommunication Systems, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2004.
  8. Jie Liu, Johan Eker, Jorn W. Janneck, Xiaojun Liu, and Edward A. Lee, "Actor-Oriented Control System Design: A Responsible Framework Perspective," in IEEE Trans. on Control System Technology, vol. 12, No. 2, March 2004, pp. 250-262.
  9. Feng Zhao, Jie Liu, Juan Liu, Leonidas Guibas, and James Reich, "Collaborative Signal and Information Processing: An Information Directed Approach," Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 91. No. 8, August, 2003, pp. 1199-1209.
  10. Xiaojun Liu, Jie Liu, Edward A. Lee, and Johan Eker, "Heterogeneous Modeling and Design of Control Systems," in Tariq Samad and Gary Balas (eds.), Software Enabled Control :Information Technology for Dynamical Systems, Wiley-IEEE Press, April 2003
  11. Jie Liu and Edward A. Lee, "Timed Multitasking for Real-Time Embedded Software," in IEEE Control Systems, special issue on Software-Enabled Control, vol. 23, no. 1, January, 2003, pp 65-75
  12. Johan Eker, Jorn W. Janneck, Edward A. Lee, Jie Liu, Xiaojun Liu, Jozsef Ludvig, Stephen Neuendorffer, Sonia Sachs, and Yuhong Xiong, "Taming Hetero�geneity�the Ptolemy Approach," Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 91, no. 1, January, 2003, pp. 127-144.
  13. Jie Liu and Edward A. Lee, "A Component-Based Approach to Modeling and Simulating Mixed-Signal and Hybrid Systems," ACM Trans. on Modeling and Computer Simulation, Vol. 12, No. 4, October, 2002, pp. 343-368.
  14. Jie Liu, Bicheng Wu, Xiaojun Liu, and Edward A. Lee, "Interoperation of Heterogeneous CAD Tools in Ptolemy II," Journal of Modeling and Simulation of Microsystems, Vol. 2, No. 1, Pages 1-10, 2001.

Conference Papers:

  1. Aveek Purohit,Nissanka Priyantha, and Jie Liu, "WiFlock: Collaborative Group Discovery and Maintenance in Mobile Sensor Networks," IPSN 2011.
  2. Yuxiong He and Jie Liu and Hongyang Sun, "Scheduling Functionally Heterogeneous Systems with Utilization Balancing," in Proceedings of the 25th IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS2011), Anchorage, AL, May 2011.
  3. Hong Lu, A.J. Bernheim Brush, Bodhi Priyantha, Amy K. Karlson and Jie Liu, "SpeakerSense: Energy Efficient Unobtrusive Speaker Identification on Mobile Phones", Pervasive 2011
  4. Emmanouil Koukoumidis, Dimitrios Lymberopoulos, Karin Strauss, Jie Liu, Doug Burger, "Pocket Cloudlets" Sixteenth International Conference on Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems(ASPLOS 2011), Newport Beach, CA, March 5 ~ 11, 2011
  5. Jie Liu, "Automatic Server to Circuit Mapping with The Red Pills," in 2010 Workshop on Power Aware Computing and Systems (HotPower '10), USENIX, 3 October 2010
  6. Chieh-Jan Mike Liang, Nissanka Bodhi Priyantha, Jie Liu, and Andreas Terzis, "Surviving Wi-Fi Interference in Low Power ZigBee Networks", in Proceedings of the 8th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys 2010), 2 November 2010
  7. Abdullah Mueen, Suman Nath, and Jie Liu, "Fast Approximate Correlation for Massive Time-series Data," in Proceedings of the 2010 ACM SIGMOD international conference on Management of data, June, 2010
  8. Aman Kansal, Feng Zhao, Jie Liu, Nupur Kothari, and Arka Bhattacharya, "Virtual Machine Power Metering and Provisioning," in ACM Symposium on Cloud Computing (SOCC 2010), June 2010
  9. L. Wang, Y. Yang, D. Noh, H. Le, J. Liu, T. Abdelzaher, M. Ward, "AdaptSens: An Adaptive Data Collection and Storage Service for Solar-Powered Sensor Networks." IEEE RTSS'2009
  10. Q. Cao, D. Wang, T. Abdelzaher, B. Priyantha, J. Liu, and F. Zhao, "Energy-optimal Batching Periods for Asynchronous Multistage Data Processing on Sensor Nodes: Foundations and an mPlatform Case Study." IEEE RTAS 2010 -- best paper award
  11. L. Rao, X. Liu, M. Ilic, J. Liu, "MEC-IDC: Joint Load Balancing and Power Control for Distributed Internet Data Centers", ICCPS 2010
  12. Chieh-Jan Liang, Jie Liu, Liqian Luo, Andreas Terzis, and Feng Zhao, "RACNet: A High-Fidelity Data Center Sensing Network," in Proceedings of The 7th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys 2009), November 2009
  13. Aman Kansal, Jie Liu, Abhishek Singh, Ripal Nathuji, and Tarek Abdelzaher, "Semantic-less Coordination of Power Management and Application Performance", in Hotpower 2009 (co-located with SOSP 2009), USENIX, 10 October 2009
  14. Galen Reeves, Jie Liu, Suman Nath, and Feng Zhao, "Managing Massive Time Series Streams with Multi-Scale Compressed Trickles," in Proceedings of 35th Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB2009), Very Large Data Bases Endowment Inc., August 2009
  15. Sorabh Gandhi, Suman Nath, Subhash Suri, and Jie Liu, "GAMPS: Compressing Multi Sensor Data by Grouping and Amplitude Scaling,: in ACM SIGMOD, 2009
  16. Jie Liu, Bodhi Priyantha, Feng Zhao, Chieh-Jan Mike Liang, Qiang Wang, and Sean James, "Towards Discovering Data Center Genome Using Sensor Nets," HotEmNets 2008
  17. Michel Goraczko, Jie Liu, Dimitrios Lymberopoulos, Slobodan Matic, Bodhi Priyantha, and Feng Zhao, " Energy-Optimal Software Partitioning in Heterogeneous Multiprocessor Embedded Systems," The 45th Design Automation Conference (DAC 2008), Anaheim, CA, June, 2008
  18. Gong Chen, Wenbo He, Jie Liu, Suman Nath, Leonidas Rigas, Lin Xiao, and Feng Zhao, "Energy-Aware Server Provisioning and Load Dispatching for Connection-Intensive Internet Services" 5th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design & Implementation (NSDI 2008), San Francisco, CA, April 2008.
  19. Yang Zhao, Jie Liu and Edward A. Lee. " A Programming Model for Time-Synchronized Distributed Real-Time Systems", 13th IEEE Real Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium. RTAS'07, 259 - 268, April, 2007, Bellevue, WA.
  20. Suman Nath, Jie Liu, and Feng Zhao, "Challenges in Building a Portal for Sensors World-Wide," First Workshop on World-Sensor-Web: Mobile Device Centric Sensory Networks and Applications (WSW'2006), Boulder CO, Oct 31, 2006.
  21. Zoe Abrams and Jie Liu, "Greedy is Good: On Service Tree Placement for In-Network Stream Processing," Proceedings of the 26th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2006), Lisboa, Portugal, July 4-7, 2006.
  22. Zoe Abrams, Ho-Lin Chen, Leonidas Guibas, Jie Liu, and Feng Zhao, "Kinetically Stable Task Assignment for Networks of Microservers," 2006 Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN 2006), Nashville, TN, April, 2006.
  23. Alec Woo, Siddharth Seth, Tim Olson, Jie Liu, and Feng Zhao, "A Spreadsheet Approach to Programming and Managing Sensor Networks," 2006 Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN 2006) SPOTS track, Nashville, TN, April, 2006.
  24. Kamin Whitehouse, Feng Zhao, and Jie Liu, "Semantic Streams: A Framework for Composable Semantic Interpretation of Sensor Data ," The Third European Workshop on Wireless Sensor Networks (EWSN), Springer-Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Zurich, Switzerland. February 13-15, 2006.
  25. Siddharth Seth, Alec Woo, Tim Olson, Jie Liu, and Feng Zhao, "Demo Abstract: A Spreadsheet Toolkit for Streaming Sensor Data," demo in The 3rd ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys 2005), San Diego, CA, Nov. 2-4, 2005.
  26. Jie Liu and Feng Zhao, "Towards Semantic Services for Sensor-Rich Information Systems, " in Second IEEE/CreateNet International Workshop on Broadband Advanced Sensor Networks (Basenets 2005), Boston, MA, Oct. 3, 2005.
  27. Jie Liu, Elaine Cheong, and Feng Zhao, "Semantics-Based Optimization Across Uncoordinated Tasks in Networked Embedded Systems," in Proceedings of the 5th ACM Conference on Embedded Software (EMSOFT 2005), Jersey City, New Jersey, September 18-22, 2005.
  28. Elaine Cheong and Jie Liu, "galsC: A Language for Event-Driven Embedded Systems," Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE2005), March 7-11, Munich, Germany.
  29. Qing Fang, Jie Liu, Leonidas Guibas, and Feng Zhao, "RoamHBA: Maintaining Group Connectivity in Sensor Networks," the 3rd International Symposium on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN�04), Berkeley, CA, April, 2004.
  30. Juan Liu, Maurice Chu, Jie Liu, Jim Reich, and Feng Zhao, "Distributed State Representation for Tracking Problems in Sensor Networks," the 3rd International Symposium on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN�04), Berkeley, CA, April, 2004.
  31. Xue Yang, Jie Liu, Feng Zhao, and Nitin Vaidya, "A Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication Protocol for Improving Road Safety," The 1st International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Networking and Services (Mobiquitous 2004), Boston, MA, Aug. 22-26, 2004.
  32. Jie Liu and Edward A. Lee, "On the Causality of Mixed-Signal and Hybrid Models," The 6th International Workshop on Hybrid Systems: Computation and Control (HSCC�03), Prague, Czech, April, 2003, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS2623), Springer-Verlag Heidelberg, pp. 328 - 342 .
  33. Juan Liu, Jie Liu, James Reich, Patrick Cheung, and Feng Zhao, "Distributed Group Management for Track Initiation and Maintenance in Target Localization Applications," The 2nd International Workshop on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN�03), Palo Alto, CA, April 2003, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS 2634), Springer-Verlag Heidelberg, pp. 113-128.
  34. Elaine Cheong, Judy Liebman, Jie Liu, and Feng Zhao, "TinyGALS: A Pro�gramming Model for Event-Driven Embedded Systems", The 18th ACM Sym�posium on Applied Computing (SAC�03), Melbourne, FL, March, 2003, pp. 698-704.
  35. Twan Basten, Luca Benini, Anantha Chandrakasan, Menno Lindwer, Jie Liu, Rex Min, and Feng Zhao, "Scaling into Ambient Intelligence," The 6th Design, Automation, and Test in Europe Conference (DATE�03), Munich, Germany, March 2003, pp. 76-83.
  36. Jie Liu, Patrick Cheung, Leonidas Guibas, and Feng Zhao, "A Dual-Space Approach to Tracking and Sensor Management in Wireless Sensor Networks," The 1st ACM International Workshop on Wireless Sensor Networks and Appli�cations (WSNA 2002), Atlanta, GA, Sept. 28, 2002, pp. 131-139.
  37. Jie Liu, Johan Eker, Jorn W. Janneck, and Edward A. Lee, "Realistic Simulation of Embedded Control Systems," The 15th IFAC World Congress (IFAC'02), Barcelona, Spain, July, 2002.
  38. Johan Eker, Chamberlain Fong, Jorn W. Janneck, and Jie Liu, "Design and Simulation of Heterogeneous Control Systems using Ptolemy II," Proceedings of the IFAC Conference on New Technologies for Computer Control (NTCC�01), Hong Kong, China, Nov. 2001.
  39. Jie Liu, Stanley Jefferson, and Edward A. Lee, "Motivating Hierarchical Run-Time Models for Measurement and Control Systems," 2001 American Control Conference (ACC�01), Arlington, VA, June 2001.
  40. Jie Liu, Xiaojun Liu, and Edward A. Lee, "Modeling Distributed Hybrid Sys�tems in Ptolemy II," invited tutorial, 2001 American Control Conference (ACC�01), Arlington, VA, June 2001.
  41. Jie Liu and Edward A. Lee, "Component-based Hierarchical Modeling of Systems with Continuous and Discrete Dynamics," 2000 IEEE Symposium on   Computer-Aided Control System Design (CACSD�00), Anchorage, Alaska, USA, September, 2000, pp 95-100.
  42. Jie Liu, Xiaojun Liu, T. John Koo, Bruno Sinopoli, Shankar Sastry, and Edward A. Lee, "A Hierarchical Hybrid System Model and Its Simulation," 38th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC�99), Phoenix, Arizona, December 1999. pp. 3508-3513.
  43. Jie Liu, Bicheng Wu, Xiaojun Liu, and Edward A. Lee, "Interoperation of Heterogeneous CAD Tools in Ptolemy II," in Symposium on Design, Test, and Microfabrication of MEMS/MOEMs, March 1999, Paris, France. pp. 249-258.
  44. Jie Liu, Marcello Lajolo, and Alberto Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Software Timing Analysis Using HW/SW Cosimulation and Instruction Set Simulator," Proc. of the Sixth International Workshop on Hardware/Software Codesign (CODES/CASHE '98), pp. 65-70, March 1998.
  45. Jie Liu and Deyun Xiao, "Design and Implementation of An Intelligent Fault Diagnose Platform," IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, pp. 250-254, Beijing, China, Oct. 1996.
  46. Jie Liu and Deyun Xiao, "Design of An Architecture for Real-Time Fault Pre�diction Expert Systems," The 8th Chinese Conference on Decision and Con�trol, pp. 1004-1008, Jinan, China, May 1996.

Thesis and Selected Technical Reports

  1. Jie Liu, Responsible Frameworks for Heterogeneous Modeling and Design of Embedded Systems, Ph.D. dissertation, Technical Memorandum UCB/ERL M01/41, University of California, Berkeley, Dec. 2001.
  2. Jie Liu, Continuous Time and Mixed-Signal Simulation in Ptolemy II, Master thesis, UCB/ ERL Memorandum No. M98/74, Dept. of EECS, UC Berkeley, CA 94720, Dec. 1998.
  3. Adam Cataldo, Christopher Hylands, Edward A. Lee, Jiu Liu, Xiaojun Liu, Steve Neuendorffer, Haiyang Zheng "HyVisual: A Hybrid System Visual Modeler," Technical Memorandum UCB/ERL M03/30, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, July 17, 2003.
  4. C. Hylands, E. A. Lee, J. Liu, X. Liu, S. Neuendorffer, Y. Xiong, H. Zheng (eds.), "Heterogeneous Concurrent Modeling and Design in Java,(Volume 1:Introduction to Ptolemy II)," Technical Memorandum UCB/ERL M03/27, University of California, Berkeley, CA USA 94720, July 16, 2003.
  5. C. Hylands, E. A. Lee, J. Liu, X. Liu, S. Neuendorffer, Y. Xiong, H. Zheng, (eds.), "Heterogeneous Concurrent Modeling and Design in Java (Volume 2: Ptolemy II Software Architecture)," TechnicalMemorandum UCB/ERL M03/28, University of California, Berkeley, CA USA 94720, July 16, 2003.
  6. C. Hylands, E. A. Lee, J. Liu, X. Liu, S. Neuendorffer, Y. Xiong, H. Zheng (eds.), "Heterogeneous Concurrent Modeling and Design in Java (Volume 3: Ptolemy II Domains)," TechnicalMemorandum UCB/ERL M03/29, University of California, Berkeley, CA USA 94720, July 16, 2003.
  7. Shuvra S. Bhattacharyya, Elaine Cheong, John Davis II, Mudit Goel, Christo�pher Hylands, Bart Kienhuis, Edward A. Lee, Jie Liu, Xiaojun Liu, Lukito Muliadi, Steve Neuendorffer, John Reekie, Neil Smyth, Jeff Tsay, Brian Vogel, Winthrop Williams, Yuhong Xiong, Haiyang Zheng, "Heterogeneous Concurrent Modeling and Design in Java," Memorandum UCB/ERL M02/23, Univer�sity of California, Berkeley, CA USA 94720, August 5, 2002.
  8. John Davis II, Christopher Hylands, Bart Kienhuis, Edward A. Lee, Jie Liu, Xiaojun Liu, Lukito Muliadi, Steve Neuendorffer, Jeff Tsay, Brian Vogel, and Yuhong Xiong, "Heterogeneous Concurrent Modeling and Design in Java," Technical Memorandum UCB/ERL M01/12, EECS, University of California, Berkeley, March 15, 2001.
  9. John Davis II, Mudit Goel, Christopher Hylands, Bart Kienhuis, Edward A. Lee, Jie Liu, Xiaojun Liu, Lukito Muliadi, Steve Neuendorffer, John Reekie, Neil Smyth, Jeff Tsay and Yuhong Xiong, "Overview of the Ptolemy Project," UCB/ERL Memorandum No. M99/37, Dept. of EECS, University of Califor�nia, Berkeley, CA 94720, July 1999
  10. Jie Liu, "Fault Prognostics Software Kit," master report with honor, Department of Automation, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 1996.

Find more technical reports at http://research.microsoft.com and http://ptolemy.eecs.berkeley.edu

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