Publications

Refereed Journal Articles


  1. Michael A. Murphy and Sebastien Goasguen. "Virtual Organization Clusters: Self-Provisioned Clouds on the Grid." Future Generation Computer Systems, 28(8) 1271-1281, October 2010. [Publisher Site]
  2. Michael A. Murphy, Linton Abraham, Michael Fenn, and Sebastien Goasguen. "Autonomic Clouds on the Grid." Journal of Grid Computing, 8(1) 1-18, March 2010. [Publisher Site]
  3. Michael A. Murphy and Christopher J. Post. "A State Machine Sensor Network for Ephemeral Stream Detection." International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (IJDSN), 2(3) 191-199, September 2006. [Publisher Site]

Refereed Conference Proceedings and Presentations


  1. Sebastien Goasguen, Lance Stout, and Michael A. Murphy. "Involuntary Computing: Hacking the Cloud." Emerging Research Paper and Poster, 2nd IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom 2010), Indianapolis, IN, November 30 - December 3, 2010. [PDF]
  2. Lance Stout, Michael Fenn, Michael A. Murphy, and Sebastien Goasguen. "Scaling Virtual Organization Clusters over a Wide Area Network using the Kestrel Workload Management System." 4th International Workshop on Virtualization Technologies in Distributed Computing (VTDC 2010), Chicago, IL, June 2010. [PDF]
  3. Linton Abraham, Michael A. Murphy, Michael Fenn, and Sebastien Goasguen. "Self-Provisioned Hybrid Clouds." 7th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing and Communications (ICAC 2010), Washington, DC, June 2010. [PDF]
  4. Lance Stout, Michael A. Murphy, and Sebastien Goasguen. "Kestrel: An XMPP-based Framework for Many Task Computing Applications." 2nd Workshop on Many-Task Computing on Grids and Supercomputers (MTAGS 2009), Portland, OR, November 2009. [PDF]
  5. Michael A. Murphy, Brandon Kagey, Michael Fenn, and Sebastien Goasguen. "Dynamic Provisioning of Virtual Organization Clusters." 9th IEEE International Symposium on Cluster Computing and the Grid (CCGrid '09), Shanghai, China, May 2009. (21% acceptance rate) [PDF]
  6. Michael A. Murphy, Michael Fenn, Linton Abraham, Joshua Canter, Benjamin Sterrett, and Sebastien Goasguen. "Distributed Management of Virtual Cluster Infrastructures." Fifth International Workshop on System Management Techniques, Processes, and Services (SMTPS '09), Rome, Italy, May 2009. [PDF]
  7. Michael Fenn, Michael A. Murphy, and Sebastien Goasguen. "A Study of a KVM-based Cluster for Grid Computing." 47th ACM Southeast Conference (ACMSE '09), Clemson, SC, March 2009. [PDF]
  8. Michael A. Murphy, Michael Fenn, and Sebastien Goasguen. "Virtual Organization Clusters." 17th Euromicro International Conference on Parallel, Distributed, and Network-Based Processing (PDP 2009), Weimar, Germany, February 2009. (42% acceptance rate) [PDF]
  9. Michael Fenn, Michael A. Murphy, Jim Martin, and Sebastien Goasguen. "An Evaluation of KVM for Use in Cloud Computing." 2nd International Conference on the Virtual Computing Initiative (ICVCI '08), RTP, NC, May 2008. [PDF]
  10. Eric Harney, Sebastien Goasguen, Jim Martin, Mike Murphy, and Mike Westall. "The Efficacy of Live Virtual Machine Migrations Over the Internet." Second International Workshop on Virtualization Technology in Distributed Computing (VTDC '07), Reno, NV, November 2007. [PDF]
  11. Christopher J. Post, Pinky D. Tejwani, Yeshanth K. Jayakumar, Gregory C. Taylor, Joshua K. Lawrence, Michael A. Murphy, Elena A. Mikhailova, and William R. English. "Fine-Scale Environmental Sensor Networks for Water Quality Monitoring." 2006 Joint Assembly of the American Geophysical Union, Baltimore, MD, May 2006.
  12. Michael A. Murphy and Christopher J. Post. "A Sensor Network for Soil Moisture Analysis and Ephemeral Stream Detection." Innovations and Commercial Applications of Distributed Sensor Networks (ICADSN), Bethesda, MD, October 2005.
  13. Michael A. Murphy, Christopher J. Post, and Megan A. Goddard. "Estimating Watershed Accumulated Precipitation from Radar and Gage Data." 2005 Joint Assembly of the American Geophysical Union, New Orleans, LA, May 2005.

Other Presentations, Technical Reports, etc.


  1. Michael A. Murphy. "Virtualizing Labs at Coastal Carolina University." Invited Presentation, VMWare Users Group, Conway, SC, November 17, 2011. [Slides]
  2. Michael A. Murphy and Heather K. Harton. "Evaluation of Local Networking in a Lustre-Enabled Virtualization Cluster." Technical Report CU-CILAB-2007-1, Cyberinfrastructure Research Laboratory, School of Computing, Clemson University, Fall 2007. [PDF]
  3. Mike Murphy. "A Priori Adaptation of a State Machine Sensor Network." Final Report, CIS 731, Syracuse University, Spring 2006. [PDF]
  4. Mike Murphy. "A Journey into Vagueness." Final Report, CIS 600, Syracuse University, Spring 2006. [PDF]
  5. Michael A. Murphy. "Sensor Networks and Remote Sensing Processing Algorithms for Hydrological Applications." Seminar, NOAA National Weather Service Forecast Office, Greer, SC, May 18, 2005.
  6. Michael A. Murphy and Christopher J. Post. "Using Radar and Gage Data to Estimate Watershed Precipitation." 2005 Clemson University Research Forum, Clemson, SC, April 2005.
  7. Michael A. Murphy, Pinky D. Tejwani, Gregory C. Taylor, and Christopher J. Post. "Sensor Networks for Water Quality Applications." 2005 Clemson University Research Forum, Clemson, SC, April 2005.
  8. Michael A. Murphy, (Christopher J. Post, Advisor). "Sensor Networks and Remote Sensing Processing Algorithms for Hydrological Applications." Departmental Honors Thesis, Clemson University Department of Computer Science, Spring 2005. [PDF]
  9. Mike Murphy. "AI Search Engine Implementation." Final Report, CpSc 810, Clemson University, Fall 2004. [PDF]
  10. Mike Murphy. "A Preliminary Evaluation of the VisAD Visualization Toolkit." Report to the Board of Directors, Shodor Educational Foundation, Inc., June 2003. [HTML]