Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences - Ph.D. / Sc.D.
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)This thesis addresses fundamental tradeoffs in the design of dispatching policies in large-scale distributed service systems, motivated by examples such as cloud computing facilities and multi-core processors. A canonical ...
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)Detecting light at the single-photon level plays a crucial role in photonic quantum information processing, deep-space optical communication, astronomical observation, and biological and chemical sensing. With their ...