Publications

Below is the list of published work at international conferences and journals throughout my research work life over the years.

Recent Publications

  1. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Hengky Susanto and Brahim Bensaou. ‘‘HWatch: Reducing Latency in Multi-Tenant Data Centers via Cautious Congestion Watch’’. Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Parallel Processing (ACM ICPP), 2020. PDF

  2. Aritra Dutta, El Houcine Bergou, Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Chen-Yu Ho, Atal Narayan Sahu, Marco Canini, and Panos Kalnis. ‘‘On the Discrepancy between the Theoretical Analysis and Practical Implementations of Compressed Communication for Distributed Deep Learning", in Proceedings of Thirty-Fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-20). PDF

  3. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Hengky Susanto and Brahim Bensaou. ‘‘Taming Latency in Data centers via Active Congestion-Probing’’, in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (IEEE ICDCS), Dallas, Texas, USA, Jul 2019. PDF

  4. Hengky Susanto, Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Honggang Zhang, Benyuan Liu and Don Towsley. ‘‘A Near Optimal Multi-Faced Job Scheduler for Datacenter Workloads’’, in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (IEEE ICDCS), Dallas, Texas, USA, Jul 2019. PDF

  5. Hengky Susanto, Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Hao Jin, Brahim Bensaou, "Creek: Inter Many-to-Many Coflows Scheduling for Datacenter Networks", in Proceedings of IEEE ICC, 2019. [PDF].

  6. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Brahim Bensaou, "Hysteresis-based Active Queue Management for TCP Traffic in Data Centers", in IEEE INFOCOM, 2019. PDF

  7. Jiaqing Dong, Hao Yin, Chen Tian, Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Huaping Zhou, Bo Bai, Gong Zhang. “Uranus: Congestion-proportionality among Slices based on Weighted Virtual Congestion Control”. Computer Networks, Elsevier, 2018. PDF

Journals

  1. Jiaqing Dong, Hao Yin, Chen Tian, Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Huaping Zhou, Bo Bai, Gong Zhang. “Uranus: Congestion-proportionality among Slices based on Weighted Virtual Congestion Control”. Computer Networks, Elsevier, 2018. PDF

  2. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Brahim Bensaou and Amuda James Abu, “Mitigating Incast-TCP Congestion in Data Centers with SDN”, Invited extended version in special issue on Cloud Communications and Networking, Annals of Telecommunications Journal, Springer, Jan 2017. PDF

  3. Ahmed M. Abd Elmoniem, Hosny M. Ibrahim, Marghny H. Mohamed, and Abdel-Rahman Hedar, “Ant Colony and Load Balancing Optimizations for AODV Routing Protocol”, International Journal of Sensor Networks and Data Communications Vol. 1 (2011), Article ID X110203, 14 pages doi:10.4303ijsndcX110203. PDF

Conferences

  1. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Hengky Susanto and Brahim Bensaou. ‘‘HWatch: Reducing Latency in Multi-Tenant Data Centers via Cautious Congestion Watch’’. Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Parallel Processing (ACM ICPP), 2020. PDF

  2. Aritra Dutta, El Houcine Bergou, Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Chen-Yu Ho, Atal Narayan Sahu, Marco Canini, and Panos Kalnis. ‘‘On the Discrepancy between the Theoretical Analysis and Practical Implementations of Compressed Communication for Distributed Deep Learning", in Proceedings of Thirty-Fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-20). PDF

  3. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Hengky Susanto and Brahim Bensaou. ‘‘Taming Latency in Data centers via Active Congestion-Probing’’. Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (IEEE ICDCS), Dallas, Texas, USA, Jul 2019. PDF

  4. Hengky Susanto, Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Honggang Zhang, Benyuan Liu and Don Towsley. ‘‘A Near Optimal Multi-Faced Job Scheduler for Datacenter Workloads’’. Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (IEEE ICDCS), Dallas, Texas, USA, Jul 2019. PDF

  5. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem and Brahim Bensaou. ‘‘Hysteresis-based Active Queue Management for TCP Traffic in Data Centers’’. Proceedings of IEEE Computer Communications Conference (IEEE INFOCOM), Paris, France, Apr 2019. PDF

  6. Hengky Susanto, Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Hao Jin, Brahim Bensaou, "Creek: Inter Many-to-Many Coflows Scheduling for Datacenter Networks", in Proceedings of IEEE ICC, 2019. [PDF].

  7. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Yomna M. Abdelmoniem and Brahim Bensaou. ‘‘On Network Systems Design: Pushing the Performance Envelope via FPGA Prototyping’’. Proceedings of IEEE Recent Trends in Computer Engineering Conference (IEEE ITCE), Aswan, Egypt, Feb 2019. PDF

  8. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Brahim Bensaou, Victor Barsoum ‘‘IncastGuard: An Efficient TCP-Incast Congestion Effects Mitigation Scheme for Data Center Network’’. Proceedings of IEEE Global Communications Conference (IEEE GlobeCom), UAE, Dec 2018. PDF

  9. Wenwen Fu, Tao Li, Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, and Zhigang Sun, ‘‘STRIDE: Single-Trip-time based Reliable Data Transport Protocol for the Reconfigurable Cloud’’. Accepted (then withdrawn to Huawei policy) in Proceedings of IEEE Global Communications Conference (IEEE GlobeCom), UAE, Dec 2018. PDF

  10. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem and Brahim Bensaou, “Curbing Timeouts for TCP-Incast in Data Centers via A Cross-Layer Faster Recovery Mechanism", in proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM 2018, Hawaii, USA Apr, 2018. PDF

  11. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem and Brahim Bensaou, “Enforcing Transport-Agnostic Congestion Control via SDN in Data Centers", in proceedings of IEEE LCN 2017, Singapore Oct, 2017. PDF

  12. Abadhan S. Sabyasachi, H M Dipu Kabir, Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Subrota K. Mondal, “A Resilient Auction Framework for Deadline-Aware Jobs in Cloud Spot Market", in proceedings of IEEE SRDS 2017, Hong Kong Sept, 2017. PDF

  13. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Brahim Bensaou and Amuda James Abu, “SICC: SDN-based Incast Congestion Control for Data Centers”, in Proceedings of IEEE ICC 2017, Paris, France, May-2017. PDF

  14. Amuda James Abu, Brahim Bensaou and Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, “Leveraging the Pending Interest Table Occupancy for Congestion Control in CCN", in proceedings of IEEE LCN 2016, Dubai, Arab United Emirates, Sept-2016. PDF

  15. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, Brahim Bensaou and Amuda James Abu, “HyGenICC: Hypervisor-based Generic IP Congestion Control for Virtualized Data Centers”, in Proceedings of IEEE ICC 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May-2016. PDF

  16. Amuda James Abu, Brahim Bensaou and Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, “A Markov Model of CCN Pending Interest Table Occupancy with Interest Timeout and Retries”, in Proceedings of IEEE ICC 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May-2016. PDF

  17. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem and Brahim Bensaou, “Efficient Switch-Assisted Congestion Control for Data Centers: an Implementation and Evaluation”, in Proceedings of IEEE IPCCC 2015, Nanjing, China, Dec-2015. PDF

  18. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem and Brahim Bensaou, “Incast-Aware Switch-Assisted TCP Congestion Control for Data Centers”, in Proceedings of IEEE GlobeCom 2015, San Diego, USA, Dec-2015. PDF

  19. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem and Brahim Bensaou, “Reconciling Mice and Elephants in Data Center Networks”, in Proceedings of IEEE CloudNet 2015, Vancouver, CA, Oct-2015. PDF

  20. Abdel-Moniem, A.M.; Mohamed, M.H.; Hedar, A.; , “An ant colony optimization algorithm for the mobile ad hoc network routing problem based on AODV protocol”, 10th International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications (ISDA), 2010. PDF

Reports

  1. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem and Brahim Bensaou. ‘‘Switch-based Schemes for TCP Performance Enhancement in Data Centers: Design, Synthesis and Evaluation’’. Tech. Report. HKUST-CS17-03. PDF

  2. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem and Brahim Bensaou. ‘‘End-host Timely TCP Loss Recovery via ACK Retransmission in Data Centres’’. Tech. Report. HKUST-CS17-02. PDF

  3. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem and Brahim Bensaou, ‘‘Control Theory Based Hysteresis Switch for Congestion Control in Data Centers’’. Tech. Report. HKUST-CS17-01. PDF

  4. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem and Brahim Bensaou, ‘‘SDN-based Generic Congestion Control Mechanism for Data Centers: Implementation and Evaluation’’. Tech. Report. HKUST-CS16-02 PDF

  5. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem and Brahim Bensaou, ‘‘SICC: SDN-based Incast Congestion Control Framework for Data Centers: Implementation and Evaluation’’. Tech. Report. HKUST-CS16-01. PDF

  6. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem and Brahim Bensaou, ‘‘Generic Hypervisor-based congestion control for data centers: Implementation and evaluation’’. Tech. Report. HKUST-CS15-03. PDF

Thesis

  1. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, ‘‘On improving the performance of TCP applications in public cloud networks’’. Ph.D. Thesis, HKUST, Hong Kong, LINK

  2. Ahmed M. Abdelmoniem, ‘‘Routing Optimization of Mobile AD-HOC Networks Based on Ant Colony Algorithms’’. M.Sc. Thesis, Assuit University, Egypt, LINK