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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Computer Science H-index 83 Citations 39,686 228 World Ranking 371 National Ranking 223

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2016 - ACM Software System Award For development of the pioneering and widely successful Andrew File System (AFS).

2002 - ACM Fellow For contributions to computer systems research in distributed and mobile information access.

2002 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to scalable and reliable file access in large distributed systems.

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Operating system
  • Microsoft Windows
  • The Internet

Mobile computing, Distributed computing, Operating system, Embedded system and Cyber foraging are his primary areas of study. Mahadev Satyanarayanan has researched Mobile computing in several fields, including Ubiquitous computing, Cloud computing and Mobile search. His Ubiquitous computing study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Computer security and Scalability.

His study looks at the relationship between Cloud computing and topics such as The Internet, which overlap with Search engine indexing. His Distributed computing study incorporates themes from Unix, Resource, Adaptation, Key and Server. While the research belongs to areas of Embedded system, he spends his time largely on the problem of Laptop, intersecting his research to questions surrounding Software portability, Personalization, Data security, Profiling and Software.

His most cited work include:

  • The Case for VM-Based Cloudlets in Mobile Computing (2708 citations)
  • Pervasive computing: vision and challenges (2178 citations)
  • Scale and performance in a distributed file system (1585 citations)

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

Mahadev Satyanarayanan mainly investigates Mobile computing, Distributed computing, Operating system, Cloud computing and Ubiquitous computing. In Mobile computing, Mahadev Satyanarayanan works on issues like Mobile search, which are connected to Mobile technology. His Distributed computing research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Cache, Unix, Wireless network, Adaptation and Server.

He interconnects Computer security and World Wide Web in the investigation of issues within Ubiquitous computing. His Self-certifying File System research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Unix file types and Distributed File System. His File system research incorporates elements of File server and Database.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Mobile computing (31.97%)
  • Distributed computing (21.56%)
  • Operating system (20.82%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2021)?

  • Cloud computing (18.96%)
  • Edge computing (11.90%)
  • Cloudlet (9.67%)

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

Mahadev Satyanarayanan focuses on Cloud computing, Edge computing, Cloudlet, Mobile computing and The Internet. His study in Cloud computing is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Virtual machine, Distributed computing, Ubiquitous computing, Computer network and Mobile device. His work carried out in the field of Ubiquitous computing brings together such families of science as Utility computing and Bandwidth.

His research integrates issues of Real-time computing, Multimedia, Analytics and Wearable computer in his study of Edge computing. The concepts of his Cloudlet study are interwoven with issues in Scalability and Privacy software. His research in Mobile computing is mostly concerned with Cyber foraging.

Between 2012 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • The Emergence of Edge Computing (848 citations)
  • OpenFace: A general-purpose face recognition library with mobile applications (475 citations)
  • Towards wearable cognitive assistance (326 citations)

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

  • Operating system
  • Microsoft Windows
  • The Internet

Mahadev Satyanarayanan mainly focuses on Cloud computing, Mobile computing, Cloudlet, Distributed computing and Mobile device. His Cloud computing research incorporates themes from Ubiquitous computing, Computer network, The Internet and Computer security. His biological study deals with issues like World Wide Web, which deal with fields such as Multimedia.

Mahadev Satyanarayanan has researched Mobile computing in several fields, including Wearable technology, Virtual machine and Utility computing. The various areas that Mahadev Satyanarayanan examines in his Cloudlet study include Administrative domain, Raw data, Privacy software, Embedded system and Analytics. His Distributed computing study frequently draws connections between adjacent fields such as Mobile search.

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Top Publications

Pervasive computing: vision and challenges

M. Satyanarayanan.
IEEE Personal Communications (2001)

3550 Citations

The Case for VM-Based Cloudlets in Mobile Computing

M. Satyanarayanan;P. Bahl;R. Caceres;N. Davies.
IEEE Pervasive Computing (2009)

3492 Citations

Scale and performance in a distributed file system

John H. Howard;Michael L. Kazar;Sherri G. Menees;David A. Nichols.
ACM Transactions on Computer Systems (1988)

2292 Citations

Disconnected operation in the Coda File System

James J. Kistler;M. Satyanarayanan.
ACM Transactions on Computer Systems (1992)

2073 Citations

Coda: a highly available file system for a distributed workstation environment

M. Satyanarayanan;J.J. Kistler;P. Kumar;M.E. Okasaki.
IEEE Transactions on Computers (1990)

1574 Citations

Fundamental challenges in mobile computing

M. Satyanarayanan.
principles of distributed computing (1996)

1152 Citations

Agile application-aware adaptation for mobility

Brian D. Noble;M. Satyanarayanan;Dushyanth Narayanan;James Eric Tilton.
symposium on operating systems principles (1997)

1047 Citations

The Emergence of Edge Computing

Mahadev Satyanarayanan.
IEEE Computer (2017)

891 Citations

Andrew: a distributed personal computing environment

James H. Morris;Mahadev Satyanarayanan;Michael H. Conner;John H. Howard.
Communications of The ACM (1986)

784 Citations

Energy-aware adaptation for mobile applications

Jason Flinn;M. Satyanarayanan.
symposium on operating systems principles (1999)

774 Citations

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