Ali Hurson


Computer Science Department

Selected Publications
Books/Book Chapters

Hurson, A.R. (editor), Advances in Computers, Vol. 98, Elsevier, 2015.

Hurson, A.R. and Sarbazi-Azad (editors), Energy Efficiency in Data Centers and Clouds, Advances in Computers, Vol. 100, Elsevier, 2016.

Morrow, T., Sedigh Sarvestani, S. and Hurson, A.R., “PERCEPOLIS: Cyberinfrastructure for Personalized Education," E. Railean, G.Walker, L. Jackson and A. Elci , editors, Encyclopedia of Applied Learning Theory and Design in Modern Education. IGI Global, 2015.


Wisely, M., Sedigh Sarvestani, S., and Hurson, A.R., “Public Data Dissemination via Broad-casting," Journal of Information Processing, 2015, invited.

Heendaliya, L., Lin, Dan, and Hurson, A.R., “Predicting Traffic On-The-Go," Transactions on Large-Scale Data and Knowledge Control Systems, 2014.

Wagner, C.S., Sedigh Sarvestani, S., and Hurson, A.R., “Using Dynamic Outcome-Based Models to Improve Predictive Search," Journal of Information Processing, 2014, invited.

Sashi, G., Lin, D., Jiang, W., Hurson, A., and Zhang, R., :Traffic Information Publication with Privacy Preservation." ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology, 2013.

Conference Proceedings

Heendaliya, L., Wisely, M., Lin, Dan, Sedigh, S., and Hurson, A.R., “Influence-Aware Predictive Density Queries under Road-Network Constraints,” Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases, 2015.

Marashi, K., Sedigh Sarvestani, S. and Hurson, A. R., “Quantifying the detrimental effect of interdependency on reliability of cyber-physical systems." Submitted, 2015.

Recent Grants

Department of Education (DOE), “Information and System Assurance for Critical Infrastructure”, $524,331, 2010-2015.

Department of Transportation (DOT), “Quantitative Modeling of Failure Propagation in Intelligent Transportation Systems”, 2015.

National Science Foundation (NSF), MASTER: Missouri Advanced Security Training, Education, and Research, $3,001,744, 2014-2018.

Research Interests:

Parallel and Distributed Systems, Databases, Mobile-Databases, Pervasive and Mobile Computing.

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