Research Assistant Professor, College of Information and Computer Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

email: hajiesmaili [at] cs.umass.edu

phone: +1 (202) 431-3560

address: A235 LGRC, 140 Governors Drive, Amherst, MA 01003

Research interests: Rigorous system design using optimization, learning, and algorithmic tools, with applications to computer networks, energy, and cyber-physical systems


Recent Publications [full]:

  1. L. Yang, L. Deng, M. Hajiesmaili, C. Tan, and W. Wong, "An Optimal Algorithm for Online Non-Convex Learning," in Proc. of ACM SIGMETRICS, 2018.
  2. L. Yang, W. Wong, and M. Hajiesmaili, "An Optimal Randomized Online Algorithm for QoS Buffer Management," in Proc. of ACM SIGMETRICS, 2018.
  3. B. Alinia, M. Talebi, M. Hajiesmaili, A. Yekkehkhany, and N. Crespi, "Competitive Online Scheduling Algorithms with Applications in Deadline-Constrained EV Charging," in Proc. of IEEE/ACM IWQoS, 2018.
  4. L. Deng, M. Hajiesmaili, M. Chen, H. Zeng, "Energy-Efficient Timely Transportation of Long-Haul Heavy-Duty Trucks," IEEE Trans. on Intelligent Transportation Systems. to appear.
  5. M. Hajiesmaili, D. Cai, and E. Mallada, "Understanding the Inefficiency of Security-Constrained Economic Dispatch," in Proc. of IEEE CDC, 2017.
  6. H. Yi, M. Hajiesmaili, Y. Zhang, M. Chen, and X. Lin, "Impact of the Uncertainty of Distributed Renewable Generation on Deregulated Electricity Supply Chain," IEEE Trans. on Smart Grid, to appear.
  7. M. Hajiesmaili, M. Chen, E. Mallada, and C. Chau, "Crowd-sourced Storage-assisted Demand Response in Microgrids," in Proc. of ACM e-Energy, 2017.
  8. L. Yang, M. Hajiesmaili, H. Yi, M. Chen, "Hour-Ahead Offering Strategies in Electricity Market for Power Producers with Storage and Intermittent Supply," in Proc. of ACM SIGMETRICS, 2017. (poster paper)
  9. M. Hajiesmaili, L. Mak, Z. Wang, C. Wu, M. Chen, and A. Khonsari, "Cost-Effective Low-Delay Design for Multi-Party Cloud Video Conferencing," IEEE Trans. on Multimedia, to appear.
  10. B. Alinia, M. Hajiesmaili, A. Khonsari, and N. Crespi, "On the Construction of Maximum-Quality Aggregation Trees in Deadline-Constrained WSNs," IEEE Sensors Journal, 2017.
  11. M. Hajiesmaili, L. Deng, M. Chen, and Z. Li, "Incentivizing Device-to-Device Load Balancing for Cellular Networks: An Online Auction Design," IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications---Special Issue on Game Theory for Networks, 2017.
  12. M. Hajiesmaili, M. Talebi, and A. Khonsari, "Multi-Period Network Rate Allocation with End-to-End Delay Constraints," IEEE Trans. on Control of Network Systems, to appear.
  13. M. Hajiesmaili, S. Chau, M. Chen, and L. Huang, "Online Microgrid Energy Generation Scheduling Revisited: The Benefits of Randomization and Interval Prediction," in Proc. of ACM e-Energy, 2016, Best Paper Candidate.
  14. L. Deng, M. Hajiesmaili, M. Chen, H. Zeng, "Energy-Efficient Timely Transportation of Long-Haul Heavy-Duty Trucks," in Proc. of ACM e-Energy, 2016, Best Paper Candidate.
  15. Y. Zhang, M. Hajiesmaili, S. Cai, M. Chen, and Q. Zhu, "Peak-Aware Online Economic Dispatching for Microgrid," IEEE Trans. on Smart Grid, 2016.