Institute of High Performance Computing


People: Vibrant & Dynamic Culture



Computing Science (CS)

LU Sifei

LU Sifei

Research Interests:

  • Cloud/Grid Computing


  • M.Sc., Computer Architecture, Tsing Hua University, 1995
  • B.Sc. , Computer Science, Tsing Hua University, 1990

Published Journals/ Articles:



    Sifei Lu, Xiaorong Li, Long Wang, Henry Kasim, Henry Palit, Terence Hung, Erika Fille Tupas Legara, Gary Lee, “A Dynamic Hybrid Resource Provisioning Approach for Running Large-scale Computational Applications on Cloud Spot and On-demand Instances", 2nd IEEE international workshop of scalable computing for big data analytics (SC-BDA), in conjunction with the 19th IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS), Dec 15, 2013.

    Xiuju Fu, R.S.M. Goh, J.C. Tong, L. Ponnambalam, X.F. Yin, Z.X.Wang, H.Y. Xu, S.F. Lu “Social Media for Supply Chain Risk Management”, IEEM 2013, Dec 2013, Thailand

    Rick Siow Mong GOH, Zhaoxia WANG, Xiaofeng YIN, Xiuju FU, Loganathan Ponnambalam, Sifei LU, Xiaorong LI, RiskVis: Supply Chain Visualization with Risk Management and Real-time Monitoring, The 9th annual IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (IEEE CASE 2013), 17-21 Aug. 2013

    Xiuju Fu, Rick Siow Mong Goh, Logan Ponnambalam, Zhaoxia Wang, XiaoFeng Yin, Joochuan Tong, Sifei Lu, “Healthcare Supply Chain Risk Management in Singapore”, abstract submission, poster accepted. , Singapore healthcare supply chain management congress 2013

    Long Wang and Rubing Duan and Xiaorong Li and Sifei Lu and Terence Hung and Rodrigo N. Calheiros and Rajkumar Buyya. An Iterative Optimization Framework for Adaptive Workflow Management in Computational Clouds. 11th IEEE International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing with Applications (ISPA), Melbourne, Australia, 16-18 July, 2013

    Henry N. Palit, Xiaorong Li, Sifei Lu, Lars Christian Larsen, Joseph Andre Setia, Evaluating Hardware-Assisted Virtualization for Deploying HPC-as-a-Service, Proceedings of the 7th international workshop on Virtualization technologies in distributed computing(VTDC"13), in conjunction with HPDC"13 The 22nd International Symposium on High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing, New York, NY, USA June 17 - 21, 2013

    Sifei Lu, Xiaorong Li, Long Wang, Zhaoxia Wang, Henry Palit, Henry Kasim, Terence Hung, “Cloud-Based Data Analytic and Visualization Framework for Dengue Fever Analytics”, in Proc. Cloud Asia 2013, Singapore, May 15-16, 2013.

    Henry Kasim, Terence Hung, Erika Fille Tupas Legara, Kee Khong Lee, Xiaorong Li, Bu-sung Lee, Vikknesh Selvam, Sifei Lu, Long Wang, Christopher Monterola, and Vasundhara Jayaraman, “Scalable complex system modelling for a sustainable city”, The Six IEEE International Scalable Computing Challenge (SCALE 2013) in conjunction with The 13th International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid (CCGrid 2013), Delft, Netherland, May 13-15, 2013. (1st Prize Winner)

    Xiaorong Li, Rodrigo N. Calheiros, Sifei Lu, Long Wang, Henry Palit, Qin Zheng, and Rajkumar Buyya, “Design and Development of an Adaptive Workflow-Enabled Spatial-Temporal Analytics Framework”, in Proc IEEE International Workshop on Scalable Computing for Big Data Analytics (SC-BDA), in conjunction with the 18th IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS), Dec 16, 2012 (Best Prototype).

    Xiaorong Li, Sifei Lu, Long Wang, Henry Palit, Rodrigo N. Calheiros, Rajkumar Buyya “Adaptive and Collaborative Workflow enabled Spatial Temporal Analytic Framework for Climate associated Dengue Fever Prediction in Clouds”, IEEE SCALE Challenge in conjunction with 12th IEEE CCGrid, Ottawa, Canada, May 13-16, 2012.(shortlist).

    Henry Kasim, Terence Hung, Xiaorong Li, William-Chandra Tjhi, Sifei Lu, Long Wang, “A Cloud-based Workflow Management Solution for Collaborative Analytics”, accepted by the Ninth International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2011), 5 – 8 December 2011, Paphos, Cyprus. (Demonstration)

    Sifei Lu, Reuben Mingguang Li, William Chandra Tjhi, Kee Khoon Lee, Long Wang, Xiarong Li and Di Ma. (2011). “A Framework for Cloud-Based Large-Scale Data Analytics and Visualization: Case Study on Multiscale Climate Data”, The 2011 Workshop on Integration and Application of Cloud Computing to High Performance Computing (HPCCloud), Athens, Greece, 29 Nov - 1 Dec, 2011

Book Chapter(s)

    Rodrigo N. Calheiros, Henry Kasim, Terence Hung, Xiaorong Li, Sifei Lu, Long Wang, Henry Palit, Gary Lee, Rajkumar Buyya, "Adaptive Execution of Scientific Workflow Applications on Clouds", accepted in book "Cloud Computing with E-science Applications", editors: Olivier Terzo and Lorenzo Mossucca, CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, to be published in 2014.

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