Selected Publications

Books

I. Lee, J. Leung, and S. H. Son (editors), "Handbook of Real-Time and Embedded Systems," CRC Press, 2008.

V. Kumar and S. H. Son, "Database Recovery," Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1998.

A. Bestavros, K. J. Lin, and S. H. Son (editors), "Real-Time Database Systems: Issues and Applications," Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997.

S. H. Son (editor), "Advances in Real-Time Systems," Prentice Hall, 1995.

Journal Publications (Selected)

J. Wang, K. Lam, S. Han, S. H. Son, and A. Mok, " On Co-Scheduling of Periodic Update and Application Transactions with Fixed Priority Assignment for Real-Time Monitoring," Journal of Systems and Software, To appear.

L. Hong, G. Zhou, B. Liu, and S. H. Son, " Continuous Location Dependent Queries in Wireless Sensor Networks," Wireless Personal Communications, To appear.

W. Kang and S. H. Son, " Power- and Time-Aware Buffer Cache Management for Real-Time Embedded Databases," Journal of Systems Architecture, Volume 58, Issues 67, pp 233-246, June/August 2012.

W. Kang, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " Quality-aware Data Abstraction Layer for Collaborative 2-Tier Sensor Network Applications," Real-Time Systems, vol. 48, no. 4, pp 463-498, May 2012.

W. Kang, K. Kapitanova, and S. H. Son, " RDDS: A Real-Time Data Distribution Service for Cyber Physical Systems," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, vol. 8, no. 2, pp 393-405, May 2012.

K. Kapitanova, S. H. Son, and K. Kang, " Using Fuzzy Logic for Robust Event Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks," Ad Hoc Networks Journal, vol. 10, no. 4, pp 709-722, 2012.

W. Kang, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " Design, Implementation, and Evaluation of a QoS-Aware Real-Time Embedded Database," IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 61, no. 1, pp 45-59, January 2012.

K. Kapitanova, Y. Wei, W. Kang, and S. H. Son, " Applying Formal Methods to Modeling and Analysis of Real-Time Data Streams," Journal of Computing Science and Engineering, vol. 5, no. 1, pp 85-110, March 2011.

J. Lee, K. Kapitanova, and S. H. Son, " The Price of Security in Wireless Sensor Networks," Computer Networks, vol. 54, no. 17, pp. 2967-2978, Dec 2010.

W. Kang, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " DRACON: QoS Management for Large-Scale Distributed Real-Time Databases," Journal of Software, vol. 4, no. 7, pp. 747-757, Sept. 2009.

J. Park and S. H. Son, " Conditional Matching Preclusion for Hypercube-like Interconnection Networks," Theoretical Computer Science, vol. 410, no. 27-29, pp. 2632-2640, June 2009.

R. Stoleru, J. Stankovic, and S. H. Son, " On Composability of Localization Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Networks, July/August 2008

T. He, B. Blum, Q. Cao, J. Stankovic, S. H. Son, and T. Abdelzaher, " Robust and Timely Communication over Highly Dynamic Sensor Networks," Real-Time Systems, vol. 37, no. 3, pp 261-289, December 2007.

M. Amirijoo, J. Hansson, S. Gunnarsson, and S. H. Son, " Experimental Evaluation of Linear Time-Invariant Models for Feedback Performance Control in Real-Time System," Real-Time Systems, vol. 35, no. 3, pp 209-238, April 2007.

J. Zhang, T. Yan, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " Thunder: Towards Practical Zero-Cost Acoustic Localization for Outdoor Wireless Sensor Networks," ACM Mobile Computing and Communications Review (MC2R), Special issue on localization technologies and algorithms, vol. 11, no. 1, pp 15-28, Jan. 2007.

C. Lu, Y. Lu, T. Abdelzaher, J. Stankovic, and S. H. Son, " Feedback Control Architecture and Design Methodology for Service Delay Guarantees in Web Servers," IEEE Trans. on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol. 17, no. 9, pp 1014-1027, Sept. 2006.

M. Amirijoo, J. Hansson, and S. H. Son, " Specification and Management of QoS in Real-Time Database Supporting Imprecise Computations," IEEE Trans. on Computers, vol. 55, no. 3, March 2006.

K. Ramamritham, S. H. Son, and L. DiPippo, " Real-Time Databases and Data Services," Real-Time Systems, vol. 28, pp 179-216, Dec. 2004.

K. Kang, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " Managing Deadline Miss Ratio and Sensor Data Freshness in Real-Time Databases," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, vol. 16, no. 10, Oct. 2004.

S. Kim, S. H. Son, J. Stankovic, and Y. Choi, " Data Dissemination over Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 8, no. 9, pp 561-563, Sept. 2004.

S. Li, Y. Lin, S. H. Son, J. Stankovic, and Y. Wei, " Event Detection Services using Data Service Middleware in Distributed Sensor Networks," Telecommunication Systems, Special Issue on Information Processing in Sensor Networks, vol. 26, no. 2-4, Aug. 2004.

L. Shu, J. Stankovic, and S. H. Son, "Achieving Bounded and Predictable Recovery using Real-Time Logging," The Computer Journal, vol. 47, no. 3, pp 373-394, May 2004.

K. Kang, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " Differentiated Real-Time Data Services for E-Commerce Applications," Electronic Commerce Research, vol. 3, no. 1-2, pp 113-142, January 2003.

V. Lee, K. Lam, S. H. Son, and E. Chan, " On the Transaction Processing with Partial Validation and Timestamps Ordering in Mobile Broadcast Environments," IEEE Transactions on Computers, Special issue on Database Management Systems and Mobile Computing, vol. 51, no. 10, pp 1196-1211, Oct. 2002.

C. Park, S. Park, and S. H. Son, " Multiversion Locking Protocol with Freezing for Secure Real-Time Database Systems," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, vol. 14, no. 5, pp 1141-1154, Sept/Oct 2002.

C. Lu, J. Stankovic, G. Tao, and S. H. Son, " Feedback Control Real-Time Scheduling: Framework, Modeling, and Algorithms," Real-Time Systems, Special Issue on Control-Thoeretical Approaches to Real-Time Computing, vol. 23, no. 1/2, pp 85-126, 2002.

A. Datta and S. H. Son, " A Study of Concurrency Control in Real-Time Active Database Systems," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, vol. 14, no. 3, pp 465-484, May 2002.

V. Lee, K. Lam, and S. H. Son, " Concurrency Control using Timestamp Ordering in Broadcast Environments," Computer Journal, vol. 45, no. 4, pp 410-422, 2002.

S. H. Son, R. Mukkamala, and R. David, " Integrating Security and Real-Time Requirements using Covert Channel Capacity," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, vol. 12, no. 6, pp 865-879, Dec. 2000.

K. Lam, S. H. Son, S. Hung, and Z. Wang, " Scheduling Transactions with Stringent Real-Time Constraints," Information Systems, vol. 25, no. 6, pp 431-452, Sept. 2000.

A. Datta, S. H. Son, and V. Kumar " Is a Bird in Hand Worth More than Two in the Bush? Limitations of Priority Cognizance in Conflict Resolution for Firm Real Time Database Systems," IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 49, no. 5, pp 482-502, May 2000.

K. Lam, C. Pang, S. H. Son, and J. Cao, " Resolving Executing-Committing Conflicts in Distributed Real-Time Database Systems," Computer Journal, vol. 42, no. 8, pp 674-692, 1999.

J. Stankovic, S. H. Son, and J. Hansson, " Misconceptions About Real-Time Databases," IEEE Computer, vol. 32, no. 6, pp 29-36, June 1999.

J. Stankovic and S. H. Son, " An Architecture and Object Model for Distributed Object-Oriented Real-Time Databases," Journal on Computer Systems Science and Engineering, Special Issue on Object-Oriented Real-Time Distributed Systems, vol. 14, no. 4, pp 251-259, July 1999.

S. H. Son, " DRDB: Towards Distributed Real-Time Database Services for Time-Critical Active Applications," Journal of Systems and Software, Special Issue on Real-Time Active Database Systems, vol. 42, pp. 193-204, 1998.

K. Lam, S. Hung, and S. H. Son, "On Using Real-Time Static Locking Protocols for Distributed Real-Time Databases," Real-Time Systems, vol. 13, no. 2, pp 141-166, Sept. 1997.

S. H. Son, R. David, and C. Chaney, "Design and Analysis of an Adaptive Policy for Secure Real-Time Locking Protocol," Information Sciences, vol. 99, no. 1, pp 101-135, June 1997.

Y. Oh and S. H. Son, "Scheduling Real-Time Tasks for Dependability," Journal of Operational Research Society, vol. 48, no. 6, pp 629-639, June 1997.

Y. K. Kim, M. Lehr, and S. H. Son, " Software Architecture for a Firm Real-Time Database System," Journal of System Architecture, Special Issue on Real-Time Systems, vol. 42, no. 6, pp 547-562, Dec. 1996.

N. Agarwal and S. H. Son, " A Model for Specification and Synchronization of Data for Distributed Multimedia Applications," Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications, vol. 3, no. 2, pp 79-104, Sept. 1996.

W. Cho, C. Park, K. Whang, and S. H. Son, " A New Method for Estimating the Number of Objects Satisfying an Object-Oriented Query Involving Partial Participation of Classes," Information Systems, vol. 21, no. 3, pp 253-267, June 1996.

A. Burchard, J. Liebeherr, Y. Oh, and S. H. Son, " Assigning Real-Time Tasks to Homogeneous Multiprocessor Systems," IEEE Trans. on Computers, vol. 44, no. 12, pp 1429-1442, December 1995.

Y. Oh and S. H. Son, "Allocating Fixed-Priority Periodic Tasks on Multiprocessor Systems," Journal of Real-Time Systems, vol. 9, no. 3, Sept. 1995.

S. H. Son and S. Park, " A Priority-Based Scheduling Algorithm for Real-Time Databases," Journal of Information Science and Engineering, vol. 11, no. 2, pp 233-248, June 1995.

S. H. Son, J. Ratner and S. Chiang, "StarBase: A Simulation Laboratory for Distributed Database Research," Journal of Computer Simulation, vol. 5, no. 3, 1995, pp 327-350.

Y. Kim, M. Lehr, D. George, and S. H. Son, "Supporting Real-Time Transactions in Distributed Time-Critical Applications: Issues and Experiences," Journal of Mini and Microcomputers, Special Issue on Parallel and Distributed Real-Time Systems, vol. 17, no. 2, pp 63-70, 1995.

Y. Oh and S. H. Son, "Enhancing Fault Tolerance in Rate-Monotonic Scheduling," Journal of Real-Time Systems, Special Issue on Responsive Computer Systems, vol. 7, pp 315-329, May 1994.

P. Yu, K. Wu, K. Lin, and S. H. Son, " On Real-Time Databases: Concurrency Control and Scheduling," Proceedings of IEEE, Special Issue on Real-Time Systems, January 1994, pp 140-157.

Y. Oh and S. H. Son, "Enhancing fault-tolerance in rate-monotonic scheduling," Journal of Real-Time Systems, vol. 7, no. 3, 1994, pp 315-329.

S. H. Son and S. Koloumbis, "A Token-Based Synchronization Scheme for Distributed Real-Time Databases," Information Systems, vol. 18, no. 6, December 1993, pp 375-389.

S. H. Son, J. Lee, and Y. Lin, "Hybrid Protocols using Dynamic Adjustment of Serialization Order for Real-Time Concurrency Control," Journal of Real-Time Systems, vol. 4, Sept. 1992, pp 269-276.

S. H. Son, "An Environment for Integrated Development and Evaluation of Real-Time Distributed Database Systems," Journal of Systems Integration, vol. 2, no. 1, February 1992, pp 67-90.

L. Sha, R. Rajkumar, S. H. Son, and C. Chang, "A Real-Time Locking Protocol," IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 40, no. 7, July 1991, pp 782-800.

S. H. Son, "An Adaptive Checkpointing Scheme for Distributed Databases with Mixed Types of Transactions," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, December 1989, pp 450-458.

S. H. Son and A. Agrawala, " Distributed Checkpointing for Globally Consistent States of Databases," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol. 15, no. 10, October 1989, pp 1157-1167.

Conference Papers (Selected)

K. Kapitanova, E. Hoque, K. Whitehouse, J. Stankovic, and S. H. Son, " Being SMART About failures: Assessing Repairs in Smart Homes," 14th ACM International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing (Ubicomp'12), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Sept. 2012.

H. Bagheri, K. Sullivan, and S. H. Son " Mapping Compiler to Bridge Applications and Databases using a Relational Constraint Solver," 24th International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE'12), Redwood City, CA, July 2012.

J. Wang, K. Lam, S. Han, S. H. Son, and A. Mok, " On Co-Scheduling of Periodic Update and Application Transactions with Fixed Priority Assignment for Real-Time Monitoring," 26th IEEE Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA'12) March, 2012, Fukuoka, Japan.

K. Liu, S. H. Son, V. Lee, and K. Kapitanova, " A Token-based Admission Control and Request Scheduling in Lane Reservation Systems, IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference (ITSC'11), Oct 2011, Washington, DC, USA.

J. Kim, H. Yoon, S. Kim, and S. H. Son, " Fault Management of Robot Software Components based on OPRos, IEEE Symposium on Object-Oriented Real-Time Distributed Computing (ISORC'11), March 2011, Newport Beach, USA.

K. Kapitanova, S. H. Son, W. Kang, and W. Kim, " Modeling and Analyzing Real-Time Data Streams, IEEE Symposium on Object-Oriented Real-Time Distributed Computing (ISORC'11), March 2011, Newport Beach, USA.

K. Kapitanova, S. H. Son, and K. Kang, " Event Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks - Can Fuzzy Values Be Accurate? Second International Conference on Ad Hoc Networks, August 2010, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.

K. Kapitanova, S. H. Son, and S. Park, " Robust Data and Event Services in Real-Time Embedded Sensor Network Systems, 9th International Workshop on Real-Time Networks (RTN'10), Brussels, Belgium, July 2010.

J. Lee, S. H. Son, and M. Singhal, " Design of an Architecture for Multiple Security Levels in Wireless Sensor Networks, International Conference on Networked Sensing Systems (INSS'10), Kassel, Germany, June 2010.

J. Yu, Y, Wu, J. Stankovic, S. H. Son, Z. Zhong, T. He, B. Kim, S. Joo, " Predictive Dependency Constraint Directed Self-Healing for Wireless Sensor Networks, International Conference on Networked Sensing Systems (INSS'10), Kassel, Germany, June 2010.

Y. Wu, K. Kapitanova, J. Li, J. Stankovic, S. H. Son, and K. Whitehouse, " Run-Time Assurance of Application-Level Requirements in Wireless Sensor Networks, 9th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Information Prtocessing in Sensor Networks (IPSN'10), Stockholm, Sweden, April 2010.

L. Hong, Y. Wu, S. H. Son, and Y. Lu, " Event-based Location Dependent Data Services in Mobile Wireless Sensor Networks," 15th IEEE Conference on Real-Time and Embedded Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA'09), Beijing, China, August 2009.

W. Kang, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " PRIDE: A Data Abstraction Layer for Large-Scale 2-Tier Sensor Networks," 6th IEEE Conference on Sensor, Mesh, and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON'09), Rome, Italy, June 2009.

W. Kang, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " QeDB: A Quality-Aware Embedded Real-Time Database," IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS'09), San Francisco, April 2009.

W. Kang and S. H. Son, " Data Services in Distributed Real-Time Embedded Systems," 6th IFIP Workshop on Software Technologies for Future Embedded and Ubiquitous Systems (SEUS 2008), Capri Island, Italy, Oct. 2008.

G. Mathiason, S. Andler, and S. H. Son, " Virtual Full Replication for Scalable and Adaptive Real-Time Communication in Wireless Sensor Networks," Second International Conference on Sensor Technologies and Applications (SensorComm'08), Cap Esterel, France, August, 2008.

W. Kang, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " Power-Aware Data Buffer Cache Management in Real-Time Embedded Databases," 14th IEEE Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA'08), Kaohsiung, Taiwan, August 2008.

J. Zhang, G. Zhou, S. H. Son, J. Stankovic, and K. Whitehouse, " Performance Analysis of Group Based Detection for Sparse Sensor Networks," 28th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS), Beijing, China, June 2008.

K. Kang and S. H. Son, " Real-Time Data Services for Cyber Physical Systems," 1st International Workshop on Cyber Physical Systems, Beijing, China, June 2008.

L. Hong, Y. Wu, and S. H. Son, " Event-Triggered Location-Aware Data Services in Mobile WSN," Workshop on Embedded Networked Sensors (EmNets), Charlottesville, VA, June 2008.

W. Kang, J. Stankovic, and S. H. Son, " On Using Weather Information for Efficient Remote Data Collection in WSN," Workshop on Embedded Networked Sensors (EmNets), Charlottesville, VA, June 2008.

W. Kang, S. H. Son, J. Stankovic, and M. Amirijoo, " I/O-Aware Deadline Miss Ratio Management in Real-Time Embedded Databases," 28th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'07), Tucson, AZ, Dec. 2007.

V. Prasad, T. Yan, P. Jayachandran, S. H. Son, J. Stankovic, J. Hansson, and T. Abdelzaher, " ANDES: An Analysis-based Design Tool for Wireles Sensor Networks," 28th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'07), Tucson, AZ, Dec. 2007.

K. Kang, J. Oh, and S. H. Son, " Chronos: Feedback Control of a Real Database System Performance," 28th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'07), Tucson, AZ, Dec. 2007.

G. Mathiason, S. Andler, and S. H. Son, " Virtual Full Replication by Adaptive Segmentation," 13th IEEE Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA'07), Daegu, Korea, Aug. 2007.

K. Kang, P. Sin, and S. H. Son, " A Real-Time Database Testbed and Performance Evaluation," 13th IEEE Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA'07), Daegu, Korea, Aug. 2007.

R. Stoleru, J. Stankovic, and S. H. Son, " Robust Node Localization for Wireless Sensor Networks," Fourth Workshop on Embedded Networked Sensors (EmNets'07), Cork, Ireland, June 2007.

J. Zhang, G. Zhou, C. Huang, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " TMMAC: An Energy Efficient Multi-Channel MAC Protocol for Ad Hoc Networks," 2007 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2007) Glasgow, England, June 2007.

M. Amirijoo, S. H. Son, and J. Hansson, " QoD Adaptation for Achieving Lifetime Predictability of WSN Nodes Communicating over Satellite Links," International Conference on Networked Sensing Systems (INSS'07), Braunschweig, Germany, June 2007.

M. Amirijoo, P. Brannstrom, J. Hansson, S. Gunnarsson, and S. H. Son, " Toward Adaptive Control of QoS-Importance Decoupled Real-Time Systems," 2nd IEEE Workshop on Feedback Control Implementation and Design in Computing Systems and Networks (FeBID), Munich, Germany, May 2007.

Y. Wei, V. Prasad, and S. H. Son, " QoS Management of Real-Time Stream Queries in Distributed Environments," IEEE Symposium on Object-Oriented Real-Time Distributed Computing (ISORC'07), Santorini Island, Greece, May 2007.

Y. Wei, V. Prasad, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " Prediction-Based QoS Management for Real-Time Data Streams," 27th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'06), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Dec. 2006.

J. Zhang, T. Yan, and S. H. Son, " Deployment Strategies for Differentiated Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Confernce on Sensor, Mesh, and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON'06), Reston, VA, Sept. 2006.

K. Kang and S. H. Son, " Systematic Security and Timeliness Tradeoffs in Real-Time Embedded Systems," 12th IEEE Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA'06), Sydney, Australia, Aug. 2006.

M. Amirijoo, A. Tesanovic, T. Andersson, J. Hansson, and S. H. Son, " Finite Horizon QoS Prediction of Reconfigurable Soft Real-Time Systems," 12th IEEE Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA'06), Sydney, Australia, Aug. 2006.

S. Krishnamurthy, T. He, G. Zhou, J. Stankovic, and S. H. Son, " RESTORE: A Real-Time Event Correlation and Storage Service for Sensor Networks," International Conference on Networked Sensing Systems (INSS'06), Chicago, June 2006.

Q. Cao, T. He, L. Fang, T. Abdelzaher, J. Stankovic, and S. H. Son, " Efficiency Optimization for Communication over Unreliable Radio in Sensor Networks," IEEE Infocom, Barcelona, Spain, April 2006.

Y. Wei, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " RTStream: Real-Time Query Processing for Data Streams," IEEE Symposium on Object-Oriented Real-Time Distributed Computing (ISORC'06), Gyeongju, Korea, April 2006.

M. Amirijoo, N. Chaufette, J. Hansson, S. H. Son, and S. Gunnarsson, " Generalized Performance Management of Multi Class Real-Time Imprecise Data Services," IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium, Miami, FL, Dec. 2005.

T. He, L. Luo, T. Yan, L. Gu, Q. Cao, G. Zhou, R. Stoleru, P. Vicaire, Q. Cao, J. Stankovic, S. H. Son, and T. Abdelzaher, " An Overview of the VigilNet Architecture," 11th IEEE Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA'05) Hong Kong, Aug. 2005.

D. Vecchio and S. H. Son, " Flexible Update Management in Peer-to-Peer Database Systems," 9th International Database Engineering and Applications Symposium (IDEAS'05), Monteal, Canada, July 2005.

B. Jiao, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " GEM: Generic Event Service Middleware for Wireless Sensor Networks," 2nd International Workshop on Networked Sensing Systems, San Diego, June 2005.

J. Stankovic, Q. Cao, T. Doan, L. Fang, R. Kiran, S. Lin, R. Stoleru, A. Wood, and S. H. Son, " Wireless Sensor Networks for In-Home Healthcase: Potential Challenges," Workshop on High Confidence Medical Device Software and Systems, Philadelphia, June 2005.

M. Amirijoo, J. Hansson, S. Gunnarsson, and S. H. Son, " Enhancing Feedback Control Scheduling Performance by On-line Quantification and Suppression of Measurement Disturbance," IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS'05), San Francisco, March 2005.

M. Amirijoo, J. Hansson, S. H. Son, and S. Gunnarsson, " Robust Quality Management for Differentiated Imprecise Data Services," 25th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'04), Lisbon, Portugal, Dec. 2004.

Y. Wei, A. Aslinger, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " ORDER: A Dynamic Replication Algorithm for Periodic Transactions in Distributed Real-Time Databases," IEEE Conference on Real-Time/Embedded Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA'04), Gothenburg, Sweden, Aug. 2004.

Y. Wei, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " Maintaining Data Freshness in Distributed Real-Time Databases," 16th Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems, Catania, Italy, June 2004.

A. Wood, J. Stankovic, and S. H. Son, " JAM: Jammed Area Mapping Service in Wireless Sensor Networks," 24th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'03), Cancun, Mexico, Dec. 2003.

Y. Wei, S. H. Son, J. Stankovic, and K. Kang, " QoS Management in Distributed Real-Time Databases," 24th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'03), Cancun, Mexico, Dec. 2003.

C. Lim, S. Park, and S. H. Son, " Access Control of XML Documents considering Update Operations," ACM Workshop on XML Security, Fairfax, VA, Oct. 2003.

M. Amirijoo, J. Hansson, and S. H. Son, " Error-Driven QoS Management in Imprecise Real-Time Databases," 15th Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems, Porto, Portugal, July 2003.

K. Kang, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " STAR: Secure Real-Time Transaction Processing with Timeliness Guarantees," 23rd IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'02), Austin, TX, Dec. 2002.

K. Lam, J. Yuen, S. H. Son, and E. Chan, " Scheduling Video Stream Transmissions for Distributed Playback over Mobile Cellular Networks," International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS'02), Taipei, Taiwan, Dec. 2002.

L. Shu, J. Stankovic, and S. H. Son, " Achieveing Bounded and Predictable Recovery using Real-Time Logging," IEEE Real-Time Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS'02), San Jose, CA, Sept. 2002.

S. Kim, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " Performance Evaluation on a Real-Time Database," IEEE Real-Time Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS'02), San Jose, CA, Sept. 2002.

K. Kang, S. H. Son, J. Stankovic, and T. Abdelzaher, " QoS-Sensitive Approach for Timeliness and Freshness Guarantees in Real-Time Databases," 14th Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems, Vienna, Austria, June 2002.

S. H. Son and K. Kang, " QoS Management in Web-based Real-Time Data Services," 4th International Workshop on Advanced Issues of Electronic Commerce and Web-based Information Systems (WECWIS'02), Newport Beach, CA, June 2002.

K. Kang, S. H. Son, and J. Stankovic, " Service Differentiation in Real-Time Databases," IEEE Symposium on Object-Oriented Real-Time Distributed Computing (ISORC'02), Washington, DC, April 2002.

J. Stankovic, T. He, T. Abdelzaher, M. Marley, G. Tao, and S. H. Son, " Feedback Control Scheduling in Distributed Real-Time Systems," 22nd IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'01), London, England, Dec. 2001.

C. Lu, T. Abdelzaher, J. Stankovic, and S. H. Son, " A Feedback Control Approach for Guaranteeing Relative Delays in Web Servers," IEEE Real-Time Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS'01), Taipei, Taiwan, May 2001.

R. Srinivasa and S. H. Son, " Quasi-Consistency and Caching with Broadcast Disks," International Conference on Mobile Data Management (MDM'01), Hong Kong, January 2001.

J. Hansson, M. Thuresson, and S. H. Son, " Imprecise Task Scheduling and Overload Management using OR-ULD," International Conference on Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications, Cheju Island, Korea, December 2000.

C. Lu, J. Stankovic, T. Abdelzaher, G. Tao, S. H. Son, and M. Marley, " Performance Specifications and Metrics for Adaptive Real-Time Systems," 21th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'00), Orlando, FL, Nov. 2000.

S. H. Son, R. Zimmerman, and J. Hansson, " An Adaptable Security Manager for Real-Time Transactions," 12th Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems, Stockholm, Sweden, June 2000.

V. Lee, J. Stankovic, and S. H. Son, " Intrusion Detection in Real-time Database Systems Via Time Signatures," IEEE Real-Time Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS'00), Washington, DC, May 2000.

K. Lam, V. Lee, and S. H. Son, " Real-time Transaction Processing Using Two-stage Validation," Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Real-Time Systems (WPDRTS'00), Cancun, Mexico, May 2000.

V. Lee, S. H. Son, and K. Lam, " On the Performance of Transaction Processing in Broadcast Environments," International Conference on Mobile Data Access (MDA'99), Hong Kong, December 1999.

J. Hansson, S. Andler, and S. H. Son, " Value-Driven Multiclass Overload Management," International Conference on Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications, Hong Kong, December 1999.

C. Lu, J. Stankovic, G. Tao, and S. H. Son, " Design and Evaluation of a Feedback Control EDF Scheduling Algorithm," 20th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'99), Phoenix, AZ, Dec. 1999.

A. Victor, J. Stankovic, and S. H. Son, " QoS Support for Real-Time Databases," IEEE Workshop on QoS Support for Real-Time Internet Applications, Vancouver, Canada, pp 127-132, June 1999.

J. Stankovic, C. Lu, S. H. Son, and G. Tao, " The Case for Feedback Control Real-Time Scheduling," 11th Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems, York, England, June 1999.

K. Lam, S. H. Son, V. Lee, and S. Hung, " Using Separate Algorithms to Process Read-Only Transactions in Real-Time Systems," IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'98), Madrid, Spain, December 1998, pp 50-59.

S. H. Son, " Database Security Issues for Real-Time Electronic Commerce Systems," IEEE Workshop on Dependable and Real-Time E-Commerce Systems (DARE'98), Denver, CO, June 1998, pp 29-38.

J. Stankovic, S. H. Son, and C. Nguyen, " The Cogency Monitor: An External Interface Architecture for a Distributed Object-Oriented Real-Time Database System," IEEE Real-Time Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS'98), Denver, CO, June 1998, pp 71-78.

S. H. Son, C. Chaney, and N. Thomlinson, " Partial Security Policies to Support Timeliness in Secure Real-Time Databases," IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, Oakland, CA, May 1998, pp 136-147.

J. Stankovic and S. H. Son, " Architecture and Object Model for Distributed Object-Oriented Real-Time Databases," IEEE Symposium on Object-Oriented Real-Time Distributed Computing (ISORC'98), Kyoto, Japan, April 1998, pp 414-424.

K. Lam, S. H. Son, and S. Hung, " A Priority Ceiling Protocol with Dynamic Adjustment of Serialization Order," 13th IEEE Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE'97), Birmingham, UK, April 1997.

M. Bodlaender, P. Stok, and S. H. Son, " A Transaction-Based Temporal Data Model for Real-Time Databases," Internation Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Real-Time Systems, Geneva, Switzerland, April 1997.

Y. Kim and S. H. Son, " Supporting Predictability in Real-Time Database Systems," IEEE Real-Time Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS'96), Boston, MA, June 1996.

M. Lehr, Y. Kim, and S. H. Son, " Managing Contention and Timing Constraints in a Real-Time Database System," 16th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium, Pisa, Italy, December 1995.

S. Shih, Y. Kim, and S. H. Son, " Performance Evaluation of a Firm Real-Time Database System," 2nd International Workshop on Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications, Tokyo, Japan, Oct. 1995.

S. H. Son, R. David, and B. Thuraisingham, " An Adaptive Policy for Improved Timeliness in Secure Database Systems," Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Working Conference of Database Security, Rensselaerville, New York, Aug. 1995.

R. Mukkamala and S. H. Son, " A Secure Concurrency Control Protocol for Real-Time Databases," Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Conference of Database Security, Rensselaerville, New York, Aug. 1995, pp 235-253.

S. H. Son, "System Issues in Supporting Active Real-Time Databases," International Workshop on Active Real-Time Database Systems, Skovde, Sweden, June 1995, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag.

R. David, S. H. Son, and R. Mukkamala, " Supporting Security Requirements in Multilevel Real-Time Databases," IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, Oakland, CA, May 1995.

S. H. Son and F. Zhang, " Real-Time Replication Control for Distributed Database Systems: Algorithms and Their Performance,," The Fourth International Symposium on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA '95), Singapore, April 1995, pp 214-221.

S. H. Son and R. David, "Design and Analysis of a Secure Two-Phase Locking Protocol," 18th International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC'94), Taipei, Taiwan, November 1994, pp 374-379.

K. J. Lin and S. H. Son, "Real-Time Databases: Characteristics and Issues," IEEE Workshop for Object-Oriented Real-Time Dependable Systems, Irvine, CA, October 1994.

N. Agarwal and S. H. Son, "Synchronization of Distributed Multimedia Data in an Application-Specific Manner," Second ACM International Conference on Multimedia, San Francisco, CA, October 1994.

J. Lee, M. Lee, and S. H. Son, "Issues in Developing Object-Oriented Database Systems for Real-Time Applications," IEEE Workshop on Real-Time Applications, Washington, DC, July 1994.

M. Lee and S. H. Son, "A Virtual Testing Method for Event-Driven Real-Time Applications," IEEE Workshop on Real-Time Applications, Washington, DC, July 1994.

J. Lee and S. H. Son, "Semantic-Based Concurrency Control for Object-Oriented Database Systems Supporting Real-Time Applications," 6th IEEE Euromicro Workshop on Real-Time Systems, Vaesteraas, Sweden, July 1994, pp 156-161.

A. Burchard, Y. Oh, J. Liebeherr, and S. H. Son, "A Linear Time Online Task Assignment Scheme for Multiprocessor Systems," 11th IEEE Workshop on Real-Time Operating Systems and Software, Seattle, WA, May 1994, pp 28-31.

S. H. Son, Y. Kim, and R. Beckinger, "MRDB: A Multi-user Real-Time Database Testbed," 27st Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Maui, Hawaii, January 1994, pp 543-552.

S. H. Son and N. Agarwal, "Real-Time and Synchronization Issues in Multimedia Computing Systems," IEEE Workshop on the Role of Real-Time in Multimedia/Interactive Computing Systems, Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, December 1993.

J. Lee and S. H. Son, "Using Dynamic Adjustment of Serialization Order for Real-Time Database Systems," 14th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium, Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, December 1993, pp 66-75.

Y. Kim and S. H. Son, "An Approach Towards Predictable Real-Time Transaction Processing," 5th Euromicro Workshop on Real-Time Systems, Oulu, Finland, June 1993, pp 70-75.

S. H. Son and S. Koloumbis, "Replication Control for Distributed Real-Time Database Systems," 12th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems, Yokohama, Japan, June 1992, pp 144-151.

S. H. Son, S. Park, and Y. Lin, "An Integrated Real-Time Locking Protocol," Eighth IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, Phoenix, Arizona, February 1992, pp 527-534.

S. H. Son, P. Wagle, and S. Park, "Real-Time Database Scheduling: Design, Implementation, and Performance Evaluation," The Second International Symposium on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA '91), Tokyo, Japan, April 1991, pp 146-155.

Y. Lin and S. H. Son, "Concurrency Control in Real-Time Databases by Dynamic Adjustment of Serialization Order," 11th Real-Time Systems Symposium, Orlando, Florida, December 1990, pp 104-112.

S. H. Son and C. Chang, "Performance Evaluation of Real-Time Locking Protocols using a Distributed Software Prototyping Environment," 10th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems, Paris, France, June 1990, pp 124-131.

S. H. Son and N. Haghighi, "Performance Evaluation of Multiversion Database Systems," Sixth IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, Los Angeles, California, February 1990, pp 129-136.

Book Chapters

K. Ramamritham, L. DiPippo, and S. H. Son, "Data-Intensive Services for Real-Time Systems," Handbook of Real-Time and Embedded Systems, I. Lee, J. Leung, and S. H. Son (eds.), CRC Press, 2008.

J. Stankovic, S. H. Son, and J. Hansson, "Misconceptions about Real-Time Databases," Real-Time Database Systems: Architecture and Techniques, K. Lam and T. Kuo (eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp 9-16, 2001.

J. Hansson and S. H. Son, "Overload Management in Real-Time Databases," Real-Time Database Systems: Architecture and Techniques, K. Lam and T. Kuo (eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp 125-140, 2001.

S. H. Son and C. Chaney, "Supporting the Requirements for Multilevel Secure and Real-time Databases in Distributed Environments," Database Security: Status and Prospects, T. Y. Lin and S. Qian (eds.), Chapman and Hall Publishing, pp 73-91, 1998.

Y. Kim and S. H. Son, "Developing a Real-Time Database: The StarBase Experience," Real-Time Database Systems: Issues and Applications, S. H. Son, K. J. Lin, and A. Bestavros (eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997.

A. Bestavros, K. Lin, and S. H. Son, "Advances in Real-Time Database Systems Research," Real-Time Database Systems: Issues and Applications, S. H. Son, K. J. Lin, and A. Bestavros (eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997.

J. Lee and S. H. Son, " Concurrency Control Algorithms for Real-Time Database Systems," Performance of Concurrency Control Mechanisms in Centralized Database Systems, V. Kumar (ed.), Prentice Hall, 1996.

Y. Kim and S. H. Son, "Predictability and Consistency in Real-Time Database Systems," Advances in Real-Time Systems, S. H. Son (ed.), Prentice Hall, pp 509-531, 1995.

S. H. Son and S. Park, "Scheduling Transactions for Distributed Time-Critical Applications," Distributed Computing Systems, T. Casavant and M. Singhal (eds.), IEEE Computer Society, 1994, pp 592-618.

S. H. Son, J. Lee, and H. Kang, "Approaches to Design of Real-Time Database Systems," Database Systems for Next-Generation Applications - Principles and Practice, W. Kim, Y. Kambayashi, and I. Paik (eds.), World Scientific Publishing, 1992, pp 120-131.

S. H. Son, C. Chang, and Y. Kim, "Performance Evaluation of Real-Time Locking Protocols," Database Systems for Next-Genaration Applications - Principles and Practice, W. Kim, Y. Kambayashi, and I. Paik (eds.), World Scientific Publishing, 1992, pp 132-141.

S. H. Son, R. Cook, J. Lee, and Y. Oh, "New Paradigms for Real-Time Database Systems," Real-Time Programming, K. Ramamritham and W. Halang (eds.), Pergamon Press, 1992, pp 97-102.

S. H. Son, Y. Lin, and R. Cook, "Concurrency Control in Real-Time Database Systems," Foundations of Real-Time Computing: Scheduling and Resource Management, A. Van Tilborg and G. M. Koob (eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1991, pp 185-202.

S. H. Son, "On Priority-based Synchronization Protocols for Distributed Real-Time Database Systems," Distributed Databases in Real-Time Control, E. Knuth and M. Rodd (eds.), Pergamon Press, 1990.

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