Tara Javidi

Tara Javidi

Here is a list of my publications

(tends to be slightly outdated!)

Journal Publications (accepted and submitted)

A. Lalitha, T. Javidi, and A. Sarwate Social Learning and Distributed Hypothesis Testing [Arxiv]

M. Chowdhury, M. Rao, Y. Zhao, T. Javidi, A. Goldsmith. Benefits of Storage Control for Wind Power Producers in Power Markets. to appear in IEEE Transaction on Sustainable Energy

A. Bhorkar, M. Naghshvar, and T. Javidi. Opportunistic Routing with Congestion Diversity in Wireless Ad-hoc Networks. IEEE Transaction on Networking. Issue 2, April 2016

M. Mousavi, L. Duan, T. Javidi, and A. K. Ellerbee Bowden. Iterative re-weighted approach to high-resolution optical coherence tomography with narrow-band sources. Optics Express. Vol 24. Issue: 2. February 2016

M. Naghshvar, T. Javidi, and K. Chaudhuri. Bayesian Active Learning With Non-Persistent Noise. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Vol 61. Issue: 7. July 2015 [Arxiv]

Mohammad Naghshvar, Tara Javidi, and Michele Wigger. Extrinsic Jensen–Shannon Divergence:

Applications to Variable-Length Coding. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Vol 61. Issue: 7. April 2015 [Arxiv]

A. A. Bhorkar, M. Naghshvar, and T. Javidi. Opportunistic Routing with Congestion Diversity in Wireless Ad-hoc Networks. To appear in ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking

A. A. Bhorkar, T. Javidi, A. C. Snoeren. Achieving Congestion Diversity in Multi-hop Wireless Mesh Networks. IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, Vol. 14, Issue: 3, pp 473 - 483, 2015

A.D. Sarwate, T. Javidi, Distributed Learning of Distributions via Social Sampling. IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control. Vol 60, No. 1. January 2015 [Arxiv]

M. Naghshvar and T. Javidi, Active Sequential Hypothesis Testing. Annals of Statistics. Vol. 41, No. 6, December 2013 [Arxiv]

M. Naghshvar and T. Javidi, Sequentiality and Adaptivity Gains in Active Hypothesis Testing. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, Vol. 7, No. 5, October 2013. [Arxiv]

M. Naghshvar, H. Zhuang, and T. Javidi "A General Class of Throughput Optimal Routing Policies in Multi-hop Wireless Networks," IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Volume 58, Issue 4, pp 2175 - 2193, April 2012 [here]

E. Ardestanizadeh, M. A. Wigger, Y.H. Kim, and T. Javidi. Linear-Feedback Sum-Capacity for Gaussian Multiple Access Channels. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Volume: 58, Issue 1, pp 224 - 236, January 2012 [here]

A. Bhorkar, M. Naghshvar, T. Javidi and B. Rao, An Adaptive Opportunistic Routing Scheme for Wireless Ad-hoc

Networks. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Volume 20, Issue 1, January 2012 [here]

V.G. Subramanian, T. Javidi, and S. Kittipiyakul. Many-Sources Large Deviations for Max-Weight Scheduling. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol.57, no.4, pp.2151-2168, April 2011 [here]

R. Pagliari, M.E. Yildiz, S. Kirti, K. Morgansen, T. Javidi, and A. Scaglione. A Simple and Scalable Algorithm for Alignment in Broadcast Networks. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, August 2010 [here]

E. Ardestanizadeh, M. Franceschetti, and T. Javidi, Y. Kim. Wiretap Channel With Secure Rate-Limited Feedback. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol.55, no.12, pp.5353-5361, Dec. 2009 [here]

S. Ahmad, M. Liu, T. Javidi, Q. Zhao, and B. Krishnamachari. Optimality of Myopic Sensing in Multichannel Opportunistic Access. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory. , vol.55, no.9, pp.4040-4050, Sept. 2009 [here]

J. Price and T. Javidi. Network Coding Games with Unicast Flows. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, Vol. 26, no. 7, pp. 1302 -1316, Sep 2008. [pdf]

S. Kittipiyakul and T. Javidi, Delay-Optimal Server Allocation in Multi-Queue Multi-Server Systems with Time-Varying Connectivities. IEEE Trans. on Information Theory. Volume 55, Number 5, pp 2319-2333, April 2009. [pdf]

S. Kittipiyakul, P. Elia, and T. Javidi, "High-SNR Analysis of Outage-Limited Communications with Bursty and Delay-Limited Information," IEEE Trans. on Info. Theory, v. 55, no. 2, pp. 746-763, Feb 2009. [pdf]

S. Kittipiyakul and T. Javidi, "Resource allocation in OFDMA with time-varying channel and bursty arrivals," IEEE Communications Letters, v. 11, no. 9, pp. 708-710, Sept 2007. [pdf]

D. Klein, P.Lee, K. Morgansen and T. Javidi, "Integration of Communication and Control using Discrete Time Kuramoto Models for Multivehicle Coordination over Broadcast Network," IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, v. 26, no. 4, pp. 695-705, May 2008. [pdf]

T. Javidi, " Cooperative and Non-cooperative Resource Sharing in Networks: A Delay Perspective," IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, v. 53, no. 9, pp. 2134-2142, Sep 2008. [pdf]

N. Ehsan and T. Javidi, " Delay Optimal Transmission Policy in a Wireless Multi-Access Channel," IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, v. 54, no. 8, pp. 3745-3751, Aug. 2008. [pdf]

J. Price and T. Javidi, " Leveraging Downlink for Efficient Uplink Allocation in a Single-Hop Wireless Network," IEEE Transactions on Information Theory. v. 53, no. 11, pp. 4330-4339, Nov. 2007.[pdf]

S. Kittipiyakul and T. Javidi, "Optimal operating point for MIMO multiple access channel with bursty traffic," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, v. 6, no. 12, pp. 4464-4474, Dec. 2007. [pdf]

J. Price and T. Javidi, "Distributed Rate Assignments for Simulatenous Interference and Congestion Control in CDMA-Based Wireless Networks," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, v. 57, no. 3, pp. 1980-1985, May 2008.[pdf]

J. Price and T. Javidi, "Decentralized Rate Assignments in a Multi-Sector CDMA Network," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, , v. 5, no. 12, pp. 3537-3547, Dec. 2006. [pdf]

T. Javidi and D. Teneketzis, "Sensitivity Analysis for Optimal Routing in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks in Presence of Error in Channel Quality Estimation", IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 49 , no. 8, Aug. 2004. [pdf]

T. Javidi and D. Teneketzis, "An Approach to Connection Admission Control in Single-hop Multi-service Wireless Networks with QoS Requirements", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 52, no. 4, July 2003. [pdf]

T. Javidi, N. Song, and D. Teneketzis, "Expected Makespan Minimization on Identical Machines in Two Interconnected Queues", Probability in Engineering and Informational Sciences, Vol 15, no. 4, 2001. [pdf]

An extended version can be found. [here]

Refereed Conference Publications

A. Lalitha and T. Javidi. Reliability of Sequential Hypothesis Testing Can Be Achieved by an Almost-Fixed-Length Test. in Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), July 2016.

Y. Lu, T. Javidi, and S. Lazebnik. Adaptive Object Detection Using Adjacency and Zoom Prediction. in Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, June 2016. [spotlight]

A. Lalitha, T. Javidi. On Concentration of Learning Rate in Distributed Hypothesis Testing. in Proceedings of Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, November 2013 [invited]

S. Yan, K. Chaudhuri and T. Javidi. Active Learning from Noisy and Abstention Feedback, Allerton Conference on Communication, Control and Computing, 2015

A. Lalitha, T. Javidi. On the Rate of Learning in Distributed Hypothesis Testing. in proceedings of 53rd Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control and Computing, October 2015 [invited]

Yongxi Lu and Tara Javidi. Efficient Object Detection for High Resolution Images. in proceedings of 53rd Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control and Computing, October 2015

P. Ling, G. Papen, and T. Javidi. RoXOR: Re-Thinking Retransmissions in WiFi. in Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), August 2015

R. Milind, M. Chowdhury, Y. Zhao, T. Javidi, A. Goldsmith. Value of Storage for Wind Power Producers in Forward Power Markets. Proceedings of American Control Conference (ACC), July 1-3, 2015

P. Mansourifard, B. Krishnamachari, T. Javidi. Tracking of Real-Valued Markovian Random Processes with Asymmetric Cost and Observation. Proceedings of American Control Conference (ACC), July 1-3, 2015

Y. Kaspi, O. Shayevitz, T. Javidi. Searching for Multiple Targets with Measurement Dependent Noise. Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), June 2015

T. Javidi, C. Wang, T. Aktash. A Novel Data Center Network Architecture with Zero in-Network Queuing. Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), May 2015 [invited]

T. Aktas, C. Wang, T. Javidi. WiCOD: Wireless Control Plane Serving an all-Optical Data Center. Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), May 2015

C. Wang, T. Javidi, G. Porter. End-to-End Scheduling for All-Optical Data Centers. in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM), April 2015

Y. Kaspi, O. Shayevitz, T. Javidi. Searching with Measurement Dependent Noise. in Proceedings of IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW), November 2014

A. Lalitha, A.D. Sarwate, T. Javidi. Social Learning and Distributed Hypothesis Testing, Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2014

S. Park, T. Javidi, and A. Goldsmith. Optimal strategies for dynamic joint source-channel coding with feedback. Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2014

M. Naghshvar and T. Javidi. Two-Dimensional Visual Search. in Proceedings of International Symposium Information Theory (ISIT), July 2013

T. Javidi and A. Goldsmith. Dynamic Joint Source–Channel Coding with Feedback. in Proceedings of International Symposium Information Theory (ISIT), July 2013

M. Naghshvar and T. Javidi. Rate–Reliability Tradeoff in Two-Dimensional Visual Search. in Proceedings of Iran Workshop on Communication and Information Theory (IWCIT), May 2013 [Invited]

P. Mansourifard, T. Javidi, and B. Krishnamachari. Optimality of Myopic Policy for a Class of Monotone Affine Restless Multi-Armed Bandits. in Proceedings of IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), December, 2012.

M. Naghshvar, T. Javidi, and K. Chaudhuri. Noisy Bayesian active learning. in Proceedings of fiftieth Annual Allerton Conference on Commununication, Control and Computation (Allerton), October 2012 [Invited]

M. Naghshvar and T. Javidi. Optimal reliability over a DMC with feedback via deterministic sequential coding. in Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium of Information Theory and Applications (ISITA), October 2012

M. Naghshvar, T. Javidi, and M. A. Wigger Optimal Reliability over a BSC with Feedback via Sequential Belief Refinement. Proceedings of Information Theory Workshop (ITW), Lausanne, Switzerland, September 2012 [Invited]

M. Naghshvar and T. Javidi. Extrinsic Jensen–Shannon Divergence with Application in Active Hypothesis Testing. Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), July 2012 [pdf]

M. Naghshvar and T. Javidi. Active Hypothesis Testing: Sequentiality and Adaptivity Gains. in the Proceedings of 46th Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS), Princeton, NJ March 2012 [pdf]

A.D. Sarwate and T. Javidi, Opinion Dynamics and Distributed Learning of Distributions, Proceedings of the 49th Annual Allerton Conference on Commununication, Control and Computation, Monticello, IL, September 2011.

M. Naghshvar and T. Javidi. Performance Bounds for Active Sequential Hypothesis Testing. in Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), August 2011

S. Bodas and T. Javidi. Scheduling for multi-channel wireless networks: Small delay with polynomial complexity. in Procedings of International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), May 2011

A. Bhorkar, T. Javidi, A. Snoren. Achieving congestion diversity in wireless ad-hoc networks. in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM), April 2011

A.A. Bhorkar and T. Javidi. No Regret Routing for ad-hoc wireless networks. in Proceedings of Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, November 2010

M. Naghshvar and T. Javidi. Variable-length coding with noiseless feedback and finite messages. in Proceedings of Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, November 2010

M. Naghshvar and T. Javidi. Information utility in active sequential hypothesis testing. In Proceedings of Forty-eighth Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, Monticello, Illinois, 2010

M. Naghshvar, H. Zhuang, and T. Javidi. A class of throughput optimal routing policies. in Proceedings of IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW), August 2010

M. Naghshvar and T. Javidi. Active M-ary Sequential Hypothesis Testing. in Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2010

E. Ardestanizadeh, M. A. Wigger, Y.-H. Kim, and T. Javidi. Linear Sum Capacity for Gaussian Multiple Access Channel With Feedback. in Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2010

M. Naghshvar and T. Javidi. Opportunistic Routing with Congestion Diversity in Wireless Multi-hop Networks. in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM), March 2010

M. Naghshvar and T. Javidi. Opportunistic routing with congestion diversity and tunable overhead. in Processing of International Symposium on Communications, Control and Signal (ISCCSP), March 2010

E. Ardestanizadeh, T. Javidi, Y.-H. Kim and M. Wigger. On the Sum Capacity of Gaussian Multiple Access Channel with Feedback. In Proceedings of Forty-seventh Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, Monticello, Illinois, 2009

K. Stamatiou, F. Rossetto, M. Haenggi, T. Javidi, J. Zeidler, and M. Zorzi, “A delay-minimizing routing strategy for wireless multi-hop networks”, Proc. 5th Workshop on Spatial Stochastic Models for Wireless Networks (SpaSWiN 2009), Seoul, Korea, June 26, 2009

R. N. Swamy and T. Javidi, Optimal Code Length for Bursty Sources with Deadlines, IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, 2009

A. Bhorkar, M. Naghshvar, T. Javidi, B. Rao, An Adaptive Opportunistic Routing Scheme for Wireless Ad-hoc Networks, in Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, 2009

P. Nuggehalli, J. Price and T. Javidi. Pricing and QoS in Wireless Random Access Networks," IEEE Globecom Conference, 2008.

R. N. Swamy and T. Javidi, "Delay Analysis of Block Coding over a Noisy Channel with Limited Feedback," Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, 2008.

J. Price and T. Javidi, "A Game-Theoretic Approach to Coding for Information Networks," Allerton Conference on Communication, Control and Computing, 2008. [invited]

S. Kittipiyakul, T. Javidi, and V. G. Subramanian, "Many-Sources Large Deviations for Max-Weight Scheduling," Allerton Conference on Communication, Control and Computing, 2008.

E. Ardetsanizadeh, M. Franceschetti, T. Javidi, and Y. H. Kim, "Wiretap Channel with Rate-limited Feedback," ISIT’08.

T. Javidi, B. Krishnamachari, Q. Zhao, M. Liu, “Optimality of Myopic Sensing in Multi-Channel Opportunistic Access,” In Proceedings of IEEE International Communications Conference, May 2008

J. Price and T. Javidi. On Pricing Methods to Address Preference Revelation and Distributed Control in Random Access Networks. In Proceedings of Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, November 2007. [Invited]

P. Gupta and T. Javidi, Towards Throughput and Delay Optimal Routing for Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks. In Proceedings of Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, November 2007. [Invited]

S. Kittipiyakul and T. Javidi, Relay scheduling and cooperative diversity for delay-sensitive and bursty traffic. In Proceedings of Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, Sept. 2007 [invited]

P. Elia, S. Kittipiyakul, T. Javidi. Cooperative diversity in wireless networks with stochastic and bursty

traffic. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, Nice, France, June 24, 2007

J. Price and T. Javidi, Network Coding for Resource Redistribution in a Unicast Network. In Proceedings of the 45th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, Sept. 26, 2007, [Invited]

P. Elia, S. Kittipiyakul, T. Javidi, “On the responsiveness-diversity-multiplexing tradeoff,” Int’l Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), Limassol, Cyprus, April 16, 2007

D. Lim, J. Shim, T. Simunic Rosing, and T. Javidi, "Scheduling Data Delivery in Heterogenous Wireless Sensor Networks,” IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia, December 2006.

Y. Lin, T. Javidi, R. L. Cruz and L. B. Milstein, Distributed Link Scheduling, Power Control and Routing for Multi-hop Wireless MIMO Networks. In Proceedings of Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, November 2006. [Invited]

J. Price and T. Javidi, Leveraging Downlink for Optimal Uplink Allocation: An Incentive Compatible Approach, In Proceedings of Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, November 2006.

T. Javidi, Cooperation and Resource Sharing in Data Networks: A Delay Perspective. In Proceedings of Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, October 2006.

J. Price and T. Javidi. Leveraging Downlink for Regulation of Uplink CDMA. In Proceedings of the IEEE Globecom Conference, November 2006

S. Kittipiyakul and T. Javidi. Optimal Operating Point in MIMO Channel for Delay-Sensitive and Bursty Traffic. in Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, July 2006

M. Arisoylu, T. Javidi and R. L. Cruz. End-to-End and Mac-Layer Fair Rate Assignment in Interference Limited Wireless Access Networks. In Proceedings of the IEEE Communication Conference, June 2006

J. Price and T. Javidi, Jointly Optimal MAC and Transport Layers in CDMA Broadband Networks. In Proceedings of IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, December, 2005. [invited]

T Javidi, M. Liu, and R Vijayakumar. Revisiting Saturation Throughput in 802.11. In proceedings of the 43rd Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, September 2005 [invited]

J. Price and T. Javidi, Modular design for optimal cross-layer flow control in CDMA networks. In Proceedings of European Wireless Conference, Nicosia, Cyprus, April, 2005

M. Arisoylu, R. L. Cruz, and T. Javidi, Rate Assignment in Micro-Buffered High Speed Networks. In proceedings of the 43rd Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, September 2005

S. Kittipiyakul and T. Javidi. Subcarrier allocation in OFDMA systems: beyond water-filling. In Proceedings of Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers. Nov. 2004

S. Kittipiyakul and T. Javidi. A Fresh Look at Optimal Subcarrier Allocation in OFDMA Systems. IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC 2004), Dec 2004 [Invited]

J. Price and T. Javidi. Cross-Layer (MAC and Transport) Optimal Rate Assignment in CDMA-Based Wireless Broadband Networks. In proceedings of Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, November 2004

T. Javidi. Rate Stable Resource Allocation in OFDM Systems: From Waterfilling to Queue-Balancing. Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, September 2004 [invited]

J. Price and T. Javidi. Joint Scheduling for Self-Configuring Ad-Hoc CDMA Networks. In proceedings of the 42nd Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, September 2004

T. Javidi. Decentralized Rate Assignment in a Multi-Sector CDMA Network. Proceedings of IEEE Globecom Conference, November 2004

T. Javidi and D. Teneketzis. Outage-Based Admission Region in a Cellular Network. In Proceedings of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, vol. 1, March 2002

T. Javidi and D. Teneketzis. Sensitivity analysis for an optimal routing policy in an ad hoc wireless network. In Proceedings of Vehicular Technology Conference, May 2002,

T. Javidi and D. Teneketzis. Ad Hoc Network Routing: Channel Quality Estimation and Robustness. In Proceedings 40th Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing. Octeber 2002

T. Javidi and D. Teneketzis. Resource Allocation in Multi-Service Cellular Networks with Outage-based QoS Requirements. In Proceedings of 39th Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing. Oct. 2001

T. Javidi, R Magill, and T. Hrabik. A High Throughput Scheduling Algorithm for a Buffered Crossbar Switch Fabric. In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Communications, vol. 5, pp. 1586-1591, 2001