H-Index & Metrics Best Publications

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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Computer Science D-index 139 Citations 136,560 714 World Ranking 19 National Ranking 13

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2020 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to grid computing and data transport infrastructures

2009 - ACM Fellow For work in parallel programming languages, collaborative and distributed computing.

2003 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Operating system
  • The Internet
  • Programming language

Ian Foster mainly investigates Distributed computing, Grid computing, World Wide Web, Resource and Resource management. His biological study focuses on Metacomputing. His studies in Grid computing integrate themes in fields like Utility computing, Semantic grid and Application software.

His World Wide Web study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Software engineering, Service and Data science. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Resource allocation and Authorization. His biological study deals with issues like Application service provider, which deal with fields such as Business service provider and Interoperability.

His most cited work include:

  • The Grid 2: Blueprint for a New Computing Infrastructure (7258 citations)
  • The Anatomy of the Grid: Enabling Scalable Virtual Organizations (6490 citations)
  • The Physiology of the Grid An Open Grid Services Architecture for Distributed Systems Integration (3083 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Distributed computing, Grid computing, Data science, Scalability and World Wide Web. His Distributed computing study combines topics in areas such as Supercomputer, Scheduling, Computer network, Resource allocation and Resource. His Supercomputer research is under the purview of Parallel computing.

He combines subjects such as Software engineering, Semantic grid and Resource management with his study of Grid computing. As a part of the same scientific family, Ian Foster mostly works in the field of Data science, focusing on Cloud computing and, on occasion, Provisioning. Ian Foster interconnects Workflow and Service in the investigation of issues within World Wide Web.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Distributed computing (29.47%)
  • Grid computing (18.20%)
  • Data science (18.20%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Artificial intelligence (6.41%)
  • Distributed computing (29.47%)
  • Machine learning (3.83%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His scientific interests lie mostly in Artificial intelligence, Distributed computing, Machine learning, Scalability and Workflow. His work investigates the relationship between Distributed computing and topics such as Function that intersect with problems in Function as a service. His Scalability research incorporates elements of Python, Supercomputer and Use case.

His Workflow research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Software, Cloud computing, Software engineering and Service. His Cloud computing research incorporates themes from The Internet and Workflow engine. His Process research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Data science and Big data.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Parsl: Pervasive Parallel Programming in Python (45 citations)
  • A data ecosystem to support machine learning in materials science (30 citations)
  • DLHub: Model and Data Serving for Science (29 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Operating system
  • Programming language
  • The Internet

His primary scientific interests are in Scalability, Artificial intelligence, Cloud computing, Supercomputer and Distributed computing. His Scalability research includes themes of Python, Unix, Service and Distributed File System. The concepts of his Artificial intelligence study are interwoven with issues in Link data and Machine learning.

His studies deal with areas such as Terabyte, Data management, Workflow engine, Workflow and Usability as well as Cloud computing. His Supercomputer research includes elements of Field, Resolution and Ct reconstruction. Ian Foster integrates many fields in his works, including Distributed computing and Execution time.

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Best Publications

The Grid 2: Blueprint for a New Computing Infrastructure

Ian Foster;Carl Kesselman.
gbnc (1998)

13053 Citations

The Anatomy of the Grid: Enabling Scalable Virtual Organizations

Ian Foster;Carl Kesselman;Steven Tuecke.
ieee international conference on high performance computing data and analytics (2001)

12277 Citations

The Physiology of the Grid

Ian Foster;Ian Foster;Carl Kesselman;Jeffrey M. Nick;Steven Tuecke.
(2003)

5139 Citations

Globus: a Metacomputing Infrastructure Toolkit

Ian Foster;Carl Kesselman.
ieee international conference on high performance computing data and analytics (1997)

5136 Citations

The Physiology of the Grid An Open Grid Services Architecture for Distributed Systems Integration

Ian Foster;Carl Kesselman;Jeffrey M. Nick;Steven Tuecke.
(2002)

5012 Citations

Cloud Computing and Grid Computing 360-Degree Compared

I. Foster;Yong Zhao;I. Raicu;S. Lu.
grid computing environments (2008)

4273 Citations

Designing and Building Parallel Programs: Concepts and Tools for Parallel Software Engineering

Ian Foster.
(1995)

2490 Citations

Grid information services for distributed resource sharing

K. Czajkowski;S. Fitzgerald;I. Foster;C. Kesselman.
high performance distributed computing (2001)

2379 Citations

Grid services for distributed system integration

I. Foster;C. Kesselman;J.M. Nick;S. Tuecke.
IEEE Computer (2002)

2148 Citations

A security architecture for computational grids

Ian Foster;Carl Kesselman;Gene Tsudik;Steven Tuecke.
computer and communications security (1998)

2019 Citations

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