School of Information Sciences

Balaji Palanisamy

Assistant Professor

704 IS Building
412-624-0232

bpalan@sis.pitt.edu
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Institution of highest degree:
PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology

Research Interests:

Distributed Systems, Location and Data Privacy, Big Data and Cloud Computing

Recent Publications:

Balaji Palanisamy, Ling Liu, Kisung Lee, Shicong Meng, Yuzhe Tang and Yang Zhou, “Anonymizing
Continuous Queries with Delay-tolerant Mix-zones on Road Networks”,  in Distributed and Parallel
Databases (DAPD 2013).

Balaji Palanisamy, Aameek Singh, Ling Liu and Bryan Langston, “Cura: A Cost-Optimized Model for 
MapReduce in a Cloud”, in Proceedings of the 27th IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing
Symposium (IPDPS 2013), Boston, Massachusetts, USA 

Balaji Palanisamy and Ling Liu, “Protecting Location Privacy with Mix-zones over Road Networks”, in
Proceedings of the 27th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 2011), Hannover,
Germany, April 2011

Balaji Palanisamy, Aameek Singh, Ling Liu and Bhushan Jain, “Purlieus: Locality-aware Resource  
Allocation for MapReduce in a Cloud”, in Proceedings of ACM/IEEE Supercomputing(SC 2011), Seattle, 
November 2011.

 

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