Dr. Balaprakasa Rao Killi

Assistant Professor

Department of Computer Science And Engineering

National Institute of Technology, Warangal - 506004, Telangana, INDIA

: bsprao@nitw.ac.in

: 7002457102

Interests: Software Defined Networking. Internet of Things. Reinforcement Learning. Game Theory. Network Optimization.

 

Course Taught Previously

  1.  Algorithm Analysis and Design   (Spring   2020)
  2. Wireless and Mobile Computing(Spring   2020)
  3. Data Networks (Summer  2020)
  4. Problem Solving and Computer Programming (Summer 2020)

Publications

Journals:

  1. Bala Prakasa Rao Killi and S. V. Rao, Optimal Model for Failure Foresight Capacitated Controller Placement in Software Defined Networks,” IEEE Communication Letters, vol. 20, no. 6, pp. 1108–1111, June 2016.
  2. Bala Prakasa Rao Killi and S. V. Rao, Capacitated Next Controller Placement in Software Defined Networks, IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 514–527, September 2017.
  3. Bala Prakasa Rao Killi and S. V. Rao, On Placement of Controllers and Hypervisors in Virtualized Software Defined Networks, IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 840-853, June 2018.
  4. Bala Prakasa Rao Killi and S. V. Rao, Towards Improving Resilience of Controller Placement with Minimum Backup Capacity in Software Defined Networks,  Elsevier Computer Networks, vol. 149, pp. 102-114,  Feb 2019. 
  5. Bala Prakasa Rao Killi and S. V. Rao,  Controller Placement in Software Defined Networks, A Comprehensive Survey,  Elsevier Computer Networks,vol.163, Aug 2019. 
  6. Bala Prakasa Rao Killi and S. V. Rao,  Poly-stable matching based scalable controller placement with balancing constraints in SDN,  Elsevier Computer Communicatons, vol. 154, pp. 82-91 ,March 2020. 

Conferences:

  1. Bala Prakasa Rao Killi, Ellore Akhil Reddy, and S. V. Rao, Cooperative Game Theory based Network Partitioning for Controller placement in SDN, 10th International Conference on COMmunication Systems & NETworkS (COMSNETS), January, 2018, pp. 105-112.
  2. Bala Prakasa Rao Killi and S. V. Rao, Controller placement with planning for failures in software defined networks, 10th International Conference on Advanced Networks and Telecommunications Systems (ANTS), November, 2016, pp. 1-6.
  3. Bala Prakasa Rao Killi and S. V. Rao, Link Failure Aware Capacitated Controller Placement in software defined networks, 32nd International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN), January, 2018, pp. 1-6.
  4. Rishi Sharma, Ranu Vikram, Bala Prakasa Rao Killi, and S. V. Rao," CO2 Penalty and Disaster Aware Data Center and Service Placement for Cost Minimization, International Conference on Distributed Computing and Internet Technology, 2017, pp. 94-104.

Book Chapters:

  1. Bala Prakasa Rao Killi, Ellore Akhil Reddy, and S. V. Rao, Game Theory based Network Partitioning approaches for Controller placement in SDN, Communication Systems and Networks, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Dec 2018, pp. 245-267.

PHDs Supervised

 Ongoing:

1. Sudha Sagar, Joined in July 2020 

Workshops/Conferences

 1. Five day Faculty Development Program on "Deep Learning applications" from 14th September to 18th September 2020, at NIT Warangal.

Projects

 

Awards and Honors

  1.    Best Paper Award at IEEE/ACM COMSNETS 2018.

Additional Responsibility

  •  Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management.
  • Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering.
  • Reviewer for IEEE Communication Letters.
  • Reviewer for Computer Communication (Elsevier).
  • Reviewer for Computer Networks (Elsevier).
  • Reviewer for Microelectronics Reliability (Elsevier). 
  • Reviewer for International Journal of Network Management (Wiley).