Lance Fiondella's publications


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Books

  1. S. Rajasekaran, L. Fiondella, M. Ahmed, and R. Ammar, Multicore Computing: Algorithms, Architectures, and Applications. Chapman & Hall/CRC Computer & Information Science Series, Dec, 2013.

Published/Accepted Journal Papers

  1. R. Duffey and L. Fiondella, “Software, Hardware and Procedure Reliability by Testing and Verification: Evidence of Learning Trends.” IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B: Human-Machine Systems (SMC-B:THMS), (in press).
  2. A. Rahman, L. Fiondella, and N. Lownes, “A Bi-Objective Optimization to Identify Regulatory Framework for Hazardous Materials Routing.” Journal of the Transportation Research Forum (JRTF), (in press).
  3. Y. Lin, L. Fiondella, and P. Chang, “Simulation Approach to Estimate the System Reliability of a Time-based Capacitated Flow Network Susceptible to Correlated Failures.” Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory, 36(8), pp. 74-83, 2013.
  4. L. Fiondella, S. Gokhale, N. Lownes, and M. Accorsi. “Security and Performance Analysis of Passenger Screening for Mass-transit Systems.” Homeland Security Affairs, Apr 2013.
  5. L. Fiondella, S. Rajasekaran, and S. Gokhale. “Efficient Software Reliability Analysis with Correlated Component Failures.” IEEE Transactions on Reliability, 62(1), pp. 244-255, 2013.
  6. Y. Lin, L. Fiondella, and P. Chang. “Quantifying the Impact of Correlated Failures on System Reliability for a Computer Network by a Simulation Approach.” Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 109, pp. 32-40, 2013.
  7. Y. Lin, P. Chang, and L. Fiondella. “A Study of Correlated Failures on the Network Reliability of Power Transmission Systems.” International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems (IJEPES), 43(1), pp 954-960, 2012.
  8. Y. Lin, P. Chang, and L. Fiondella. “Quantifying the Impact of Correlated Failures on Stochastic Flow Network Reliability.” IEEE Transactions on Reliability (TR), 61(3), pp. 692-701, 2012.
  9. T. McCabe Sr., T. McCabe Jr., and L. Fiondella. “Uncovering Weaknesses in Code with Cyclomatic Path Analysis.” CrossTalk: The Journal of Defense Software Engineering (JDSE), The End of the PC, June/July pp. 9-14, 2012.
  10. S. Rajasekaran, L. Fiondella, D. Sharma, R. Ammar, and N. Lownes. “Communication and Energy Efficient Routing Protocols for Single-Hop Radio Networks.” Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (JPDC), 72(6), pp. 819-826, 2012.
  11. J. Liu, Z. Zhou, Z. Peng, J. Cui, M. Zuba, and L. Fiondella. “Mobi-Sync: Efficient Time Synchronization for Mobile Underwater Sensor Networks.” IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS), 24(2), pp. 406-416, 2013.
  12. L. Fiondella and S. Gokhale. “Optimal Allocation of Testing Effort Considering Software Architecture.” IEEE Transactions on Reliability (TR), 61(2), pp. 580-589, 2012.
  13. L. Fiondella. “Reliability and Sensitivity Analysis of Coherent Systems with Negatively Correlated Component Failures.” International Journal of Reliability, Quality and Safety Engineering (IJRQSE), 17(5), pp. 505-529, 2010.
  14. S. Gokhale and L. Fiondella. “Software Application Design Subject to Cost Constraints: An Evolutionary Approach.” International Transactions on Systems Science and Applications (ITSSA), 6(4), pp. 255-270, 2010.
  15. L. Fiondella and S. Gokhale. “Estimating System Reliability with Correlated Component Failures.” International Journal of Reliability and Safety (IJRS), 4(2/3), pp. 188-205, 2010.
  16. L. Fiondella and S. Gokhale. “Importance Measures for Modular Software with Uncertain Parameters.” Software Testing, Verification and Reliability (STVR), 20(1), pp. 63-85, 2010.
  17. L. Fiondella. “Statistical Inference and Uncertainty Assessment for Multi-state Systems.” International Journal of Reliability, Quality and Safety Engineering (IJRQSE), 16(5), pp. 453-467, 2009.
  18. L. Fiondella and S. Gokhale. “Software Reliability Models Incorporating Testing Effort.” Journal of the Operational Research Society of India (OPSEARCH), 45(4), pp. 352-369, 2008.

Published/Accepted Conference Papers

  1. B. Jafary and L. Fiondella, Continuous Reliability Models for Systems with Non-identically Distributed Correlated Components. In Proc. of 2014 International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design (ISSAT 2014), Seattle, WA, Aug 2014.
  2. L. Fiondella and P. Zeephongsekul, Discrete Software Reliability Growth Model based on Maximum Entropy Principle with Higher Order Polynomial Moment Constraints. In Proc. of 2014 International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design (ISSAT 2014), Seattle, WA, Aug 2014.
  3. L. Fiondella, R. El-Kharboutly, and S. Gokhale, Data Loss: An Empirical Analysis in Search of Best Practices for Prevention. In Proc. of IEEE International Workshop on Cloud Analytics (ICWA 2014), Boston, MA, Mar 2014.
  4. J. Liu, Z. Wang, Z. Peng, J. Cui, and L. Fiondella, Suave: Swarm Underwater Autonomous Vehicle Localization. In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2014), Toronto, Canada, Apr-May, 2014.
  5. L. Fiondella and P. Zeephongsekul, Recovery Block Fault Tolerance considering Correlated Failures. In Proc. of 60th Annual Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS 2014), Denver, CO, pp. 538-543, Jan 2014.
  6. R. Duffey and L. Fiondella, Learning Theory: A New Perspective for Reliability Testing Evaluation. In Proc. of 60th Annual Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS 2014), Denver, CO, pp. 112-117, Jan 2014.
  7. L. Fiondella and L. Xing, Reliability of Two Failure Mode Systems Subject to Correlated Failures. In Proc. of 60th Annual Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS 2014), Denver, CO, pp. 23-28, Jan 2014.
  8. P. Chang, Y. Lin, and L. Fiondella, Reliability Evaluation of Power Transmission Networks Considering Local Correlated Failures. In Proc. of International Conference on Industrial Engineering Theory, Application and Practice (IJIE 2013), Busan, Korea, pp. 1078-1083, Oct 2013.
  9. L. Fiondella, An Algorithm to Prioritize Road Network Restoration after a Regional Event, In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST 2013), Waltham, MA, pp. 19-25, Nov 2013.
  10. L. Fiondella and S. Gokhale, Architecture-based Software Reliability with Error Propagation and Recovery, In Proc. of International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (SPECTS 2013), Toronto, Canada, pp. 38-45, Jul 2013.
  11. L. Fiondella, S. Gokhale, and V. Mendiratta. Cloud Incident Data: An Empirical Analysis. In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering (IC2E 2013), San Francisco, CA, pp. 241-249, Mar 2013.
  12. S. Tolba, L. Fiondella, R. Ammar, N. Lownes, S. Rajasekaran, and J. Ivan. VDPA: A WSN Deployment and Analysis Tool for Road Network Security. In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST 2012), Waltham, MA, pp. 495-501, Nov 2012.
  13. A. Rahman, L. Fiondella, N. Lownes, J. Ivan, S. Rajasekaran, and R. Ammar. A Game Theory Approach to Identify Alternative Regulatory Frameworks for Hazardous Materials Routing. In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST 2012), Waltham, MA, pp. 489-494, Nov 2012.
  14. J. Liu, L. Fiondella, X. Han, R. Ammar, S. Rajasekaran, N. Lownes, and J. Ivan. Smart Phone Assisted City-scale Wireless Sensor Network Deployment for Transportation System Monitoring. In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST 2012), Waltham, MA, pp. 411-416, Nov 2012.
  15. L. Fiondella, S. Gokhale, N. Lownes, and M. Accorsi. Security and Performance Analysis of Passenger Screening for Mass-transit Systems. In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST 2012), Waltham, MA, pp. 312-318, Nov 2012. Best Paper Award, Attack and Disaster Preparation, Recovery and Response Track.
  16. L. Fiondella, A. Rahman, J. Liu, S. Tolba, S. Rajasekaran, R. Ammar, N. Lownes, and J. Ivan. Game Theoretic Vulnerability Analysis for the Optimal Defense of High Speed Rail. In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST 2012), Waltham, MA, pp. 305-311, Nov 2012.
  17. L. Fiondella and C. Li, Reliability Design Confidence for Systems Subject to Correlated Component Failures. In Proc. of 18th ISSAT International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design (ISSAT 2012), Boston, MA, pp. 330-334, Jul 2012.
  18. K. Severin, C. Spinner, M. Calvo, D. Doran, and L. Fiondella, Reliability and Performance Assessment of an Aviation Security Screening Checkpoint. In Proc. of 18th ISSAT International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design (ISSAT 2012), Boston, MA, pp. 364-368, Jul 2012.
  19. S. Tolba, L. Fiondella, R. Ammar, N. Lownes, S. Rajasekaran, J. Ivan, and Q. Wang. Modeling Attacker-Technology System Interaction in Transportation Networks: P2I3-Model. In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST 2011), Waltham, MA, pp. 306-312, Nov 2011.
  20. Q. Wang, L. Fiondella, N. Lownes, J. Ivan, R. Ammar, S. Rajasekaran, and S. Tolba. Integrating Equilibrium Assignment in Game-theoretic Approach to Measure Many-to-Many Transportation Network Vulnerability. In Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST 2011), Waltham, MA, pp. 351-357, Nov 2011.
  21. L. Fiondella, S. Rajasekaran, and S. Gokhale. Efficient System Reliability with Correlated Component Failures. In Proc. of 13th IEEE International High Assurance Systems Engineering Symposium (HASE 2011), Boca Raton, FL, pp. 269-276, Nov 2011.
  22. L. Fiondella and P. Zeephongsekul. Reliability of Systems with Identically Distributed Correlated Components. In Proc. of 17th ISSAT International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design (ISSAT 2011), Vancouver, BC, pp. 26-30, Aug 2011. Best Paper Award.
  23. D. Doran, M. Tran, L. Fiondella, and S. Gokhale. Architecture-based Reliability Analysis with Uncertain Parameters. In Proc. of 23rd International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE 2011), Miami, FL, pp. 629-634, Jul 2011. Knowledge Systems Institute.
  24. L. Fiondella and S. Gokhale. Software Reliability Model with Bathtub-shaped Fault Detection Rate. In Proc. of 57th Annual Reliability & Maintainability Symposium (RAMS 2011), Orlando, FL, Session 9D-2, Jan 2011. Second Place, Tom Fagan Student Paper Competition.
  25. L. Fiondella. Reliability Analysis of Systems with Negatively Correlated Components. In Proc. of 16th ISSAT International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design (ISSAT 2010), Washington, DC, pp. 169-173, Aug 2010.
  26. L. Fiondella and S. Gokhale. Resource Allocation for a Modular Software. In Proc. of 21st International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE 2009), Boston, MA, pp. 480-486, Jul 2009. Knowledge Systems Institute.
  27. L. Fiondella. Joint Distribution Decomposition for the Reliability Analysis of Systems with Correlated Failures. In Proc. of 15th ISSAT International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design (ISSAT 2009), San Francisco, CA, pp. 275-279, Aug 2009.
  28. L. Fiondella. Joint Confidence Bounds for the Performance Distribution of a Multi-state System. In Proc. of 15th ISSAT International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design (ISSAT 2009), San Francisco, CA, pp. 54-58, Aug 2009.
  29. L. Fiondella and S. Gokhale. Achieving Software Reliability Target with Minimal Effort. In Proc. of 2nd International Conference on Decision Sciences in Global Enterprise Management (ISDSI 2009), Bombay, India, Jan 2009. Best Paper Award.
  30. L. Fiondella and S. Gokhale. Importance Measures for a Modular Software System. In Proc. of 8th International Conference on Quality Software (QSIC 2008), Oxford, U.K., pp. 338-343, Aug 2008.
  31. L. Fiondella and S. Gokhale. Software Reliability with Architectural Uncertainties. In Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing (IPDPS 2008), Miami, FL, pp. 1-5, April 2008.
  32. L. Fiondella and S. Gokhale. Quantifying the Impact of Architectural Uncertainties on System Reliability. In Proc. of 11th IASTED International Conference on Software Engineering and Applications (SEA 2007), Cambridge, MA, pp. 85-90, Nov 2007.
  33. L. Fiondella and S. Gokhale. Adequacy of Composite Parametric Software Reliability Models. In Proc. of 19th International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE 2007), Boston, MA, pp. 643-648, Jul 2007. Knowledge Systems Institute.
  34. L. Fiondella and S. Gokhale. Estimating Component Reliabilities to Achieve Application Reliability Targets. In Proc. of International Conference on Reliability and Safety Engineering (INCRESE 2005), Bhubaneswar, India, Dec 2005.

Abstracts

  1. L. Fiondella, D. Doran, and M. Accorsi. Performance and Reliability Assessment of Aviation Security Screening Checkpoints. In Proc. of National Security Innovation Competition (NSIC 2012), Apr 2012.
  2. Q. Wang, L. Fiondella, and N. Lownes. Quantifying the Vulnerability of Transportation Networks with Algorithmic Game Theory. In Proc. of National Security Innovation Competition (NSIC 2012), Apr 2012.
  3. S. Tolba, L. Fiondella, Q. Wang, R. Ammar, S. Rajasekaran, and N. Lownes. A Wireless Sensor Deployment Toolkit for Road Network and City-scale Protection. In Proc. of National Security Innovation Competition (NSIC 2012), Apr 2012.
  4. N. Lownes, R. Ammar, S. Rajasekaran, L. Fiondella, and Q. Wang. “Securing America’s Future Transportation Infrastructure: Network Vulnerability and High-Speed Rail.” HSI Journal of Homeland Security (JHS).
  5. L. Fiondella, S. Tolba, A. Byrd, Q. Wang, S. Rajasekaran, R. Ammar, and N. Lownes. Optimal Deployment and Protection of High-Speed Rail. In Proc. of 5th Annual Department of Homeland Security Student Day, Washington, DC, pp. 55-56, Mar 2011. Panel 3.
  6. Q. Wang, L. Fiondella, A. Byrd, S. Tolba, S. Rajasekaran, R. Ammar, and N. Lownes. A Many to Many Theory Approach to Measuring Transportation Network Vulnerability. In Proc. of 5th Annual Department of Homeland Security Student Day, Washington, DC, pp. 87-88, Mar 2011. Panel 3.

‡ - Master's student at the time work was performed.

† - Undergraduate student at the time work was performed.