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  Vasco Amaral, Beatriz Norberto, Miguel Goulao, Marco Aldinucci, Siegfried Benkner, Andrea Bracciali, Paulo Carreira, Edgars Celms, Luis Correia, Clemens Grelck, Helen Karatza, Christoph Kessler, Peter Kilpatrick, Hugo Martiniano, Ilias Mavridis, Sabri Pllana, Ana Respicio, Jose Simao, Luis Veiga, Ari Visa. Programming Languages for Data-Intensive HPC Applications: a Systematic Mapping Study. Parallel Computing, 2019, DOI: 10.1016/j.parco.2019.102584.  
  Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, Alecio Binotto, Joanna Kolodziej, Ivona Brandic, Using Meta-heuristics and Machine Learning for Software Optimization of Parallel Computing Systems: A Systematic Literature Review, Computing, Springer-Verlag GmbH Austria, part of Springer Nature, Published online: 26 April 2018, ISSN 1436-5057, DOI: 10.1007/s00607-018-0614-9  
  Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, A machine learning approach for accelerating DNA sequence analysis. The International Journal of High Performance Computing Applications, 32(3), 363-379, 2018, https://doi.org/10.1177/1094342016654214  
  Daniel Grzonka, Agnieszka Jakobik, Joanna Kołodziej, Sabri Pllana, Using a multi-agent system and artificial intelligence for monitoring and improving the cloud performance and security, Future Generation Computer Systems, Volume 86, 2018, Pages 1106-1117, ISSN 0167-739X, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.future.2017.05.046.  
     
   
     
  Andre Viebke, Sabri Pllana, Suejb Memeti, Joanna Kolodziej. Performance Modelling of Deep Learning on Intel Many Integrated Core Architectures. In Proceedings of the 2019 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS 2019), 15–19 July 2019, (C) IEEE.  
  Sabri Pllana, Suejb Memeti, Joanna Kolodziej. Customizing Pareto Simulated Annealing for Multi-objective Optimization of Control Cabinet Layout. In Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science (CSCS22), 28-30 May 2019, (C) IEEE. DOI: 10.1109/CSCS.2019.00021  
  Yasser Alsouda, Sabri Pllana, and Arianit Kurti. IoT-based Urban Noise Identification Using Machine Learning: Performance of SVM, KNN, Bagging, and Random Forest. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Omni-Layer Intelligent Systems (COINS '19). ACM 2019, New York, NY, USA, 62-67. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3312614.3312631  
  Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, Mexhid Ferati, Arianit Kurti, Ilir Jusufi. IoTutor: How Cognitive Computing Can Be Applied to Internet of Things Education. In Internet of Things: Information Processing in an Increasingly Connected World. L. Strous and V. G. Cerf (Eds.): IFIPIoT 2018, IFIP AICT 548, pp. 1–16, Springer International Publishing 2019. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-15651-0_18  
  Suejb Memeti and Sabri Pllana. HSTREAM: A Directive-Based Language Extension for Heterogeneous Stream Computing. 2018 IEEE International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE), Bucharest, Romania, 2018, pp. 138-145. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/CSE.2018.00026  
  Yasser Alsouda, Sabri Pllana and Arianit Kurti, A Machine Learning Driven IoT Solution for Noise Classification in Smart Cities, in Machine Learning Driven Technologies and Architectures for Intelligent Internet of Things (ML-IoT), August 31, 2018, Prague, Czech Republic. Euromicro, 2018, pp. 1-6.  
  Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, Alécio Binotto, Joanna Kolodziej, and Ivona Brandic. A Review of Machine Learning and Meta-heuristic Methods for Scheduling Parallel Computing Systems. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Learning and Optimization Algorithms: Theory and Applications (LOPAL '18). 2018 ACM, New York, NY, USA, 6 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3230905.3230906  
  David Perez, Suejb Memeti and Sabri Pllana, A Simulation Study of a Smart Living IoT Solution for Remote Elderly Care, IEEE International Conference on Fog and Mobile Edge Computing (FMEC 2018), Barcelona, Spain. April 23-26, 2018, (c) IEEE. 10.1109/FMEC.2018.8364069  
  Suejb Memeti, Lu Li, Sabri Pllana, Joanna Kołodziej, and Christoph Kessler. Benchmarking OpenCL, OpenACC, OpenMP, and CUDA: programming productivity, performance, and energy consumption. In Proceedings of Adaptive Resource Management and Scheduling for Cloud Computing (ARMS-CC’17), Washington, DC, USA, July 2017, ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/3110355.3110356  
  Adrian Calvo Chozas, Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana. Using Cognitive Computing for Learning Parallel Programming: An IBM Watson Solution. International Conference on Computational Science (ICCS), Zürich, Switzerland, 12-14 June, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.procs.2017.05.187  
  Florian Huber, Bernhard Jäger, Sabri Pllana, Zdenek Hrdlicka, Christos Mettouris, George A. Papadopoulos, Tamara Matevc, Zsófia Ocsovszky, Edina Hajdu, Chris Gary, Phil Smith. Pushing STEM-education through a social-media-based contest format - experiences and lessons-learned from the H2020-project SciChallenge. INTED 2017 Proceedings, DOI: 10.21125/inted.2017.0204  
  Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, Combinatorial Optimization of Work Distribution on Heterogeneous Systems, 2016 45th International Conference on Parallel Processing Workshops (ICPPW), Philadelphia, PA, USA, 2016, pp. 151-160,  IEEE, DOI: 10.1109/ICPPW.2016.35  
  Sabri Pllana, Florian Huber, Zdenek Hrdlicka, Christos Mettouris, Asja Veber, Zsófia Ocsovszky, Chris Gary, Eleni Boulomyti, Phil Smith. SciChallenge: Using Student-Generated Content and Contests to Enhance the Interest for Science Education and Careers. In New Perspectives in Science Education: 5th edition, Florence, Italy, March 17-18, 2016 (pp. 237-243). Libreria Universitaria.  
  Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, Work Distribution of Data-Parallel Applications on Heterogeneous Systems, ISC High Performance Workshops 2016, LNCS 9945, pp. 69–81, Frankfurt, Germany, June 19--23, 2016, Springer International Publishing, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-46079-6_6  
  Erika Abraham, Costas Bekas, Ivona Brandic, Samir Genaim, Einar Broch Johnsen, Ivan Kondov, Sabri Pllana and Achim Streit, Preparing HPC Applications for Exascale: Challenges and Recommendations, The 18th International Conference on Network-Based Information Systems (NBiS 2015), ADPNA 2015, Taipei, Taiwan, September 2 – 4, 2015, (C) 2015 IEEE. (see also 'Four Challenges Facing Exascale Application Prep', John Russell, HPCwire, June 22, 2015)  
  Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, Analyzing large-scale DNA Sequences on Multi-core Architectures, The 18th IEEE International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE 2015), Porto, Portugal, 20 - 23 October 2015 (C) 2015 IEEE.  
  Andre Viebke, Sabri Pllana, The Potential of the Intel Xeon Phi for Supervised Deep Learning, The 17th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC 2015), Aug. 24 - 26, 2015, New York, USA, (C) 2015 IEEE.  
  Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, Accelerating DNA Sequence Analysis using Intel Xeon Phi, The 13th IEEE International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing with Applications (ISPA 2015), PBio 2015, Helsinki, Finland, 20 - 22 August, 2015, (C) 2015 IEEE.  
  Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, PaREM: A Novel Approach for Parallel Regular Expression Matching, The 17th IEEE International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE 2014), Dec. 19th - 21st, 2014, Chengdu, Sichuan, China, (C) 2014 IEEE.  
  Danny Weyns, Stepan Shevtsov, Sabri Pllana, Providing Assurances for Self-Adaptation in a Mobile Digital Storytelling Application Using ActivFORMS, Eighth IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO 2014), London, UK, 8-12 September 2014, (C) 2014 IEEE.  
  Jiri Dokulil, Enes Bajrovic, Siegfried Benkner, Sabri Pllana, Martin Sandrieser, Beverly Bachmayer, High-level Support for Hybrid Parallel Execution of C++ Applications Targeting Intel® Xeon Phi™ Coprocessors, Procedia Computer Science, Volume 18, Elsevier 2013, Pages 2508-2511, ICCS 2013, ISSN 1877-0509, 10.1016/j.procs.2013.05.430.  
  Christoph Kessler, Usman Dastgeer, Mudassar Majeed, Nathalie Furmento, Samuel Thibault, Raymond Namyst, Siegfried Benkner, Sabri Pllana, Jesper Larsson Träff, Martin Wimmer. Leveraging PEPPHER Technology for Performance Portable Supercomputing. High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SCC), 2012 SC Companion, pp. 1395 - 1396. DOI: 10.1109/SC.Companion.2012.212  
  C. Kessler, U. Dastgeer, S. Thibault, R. Namyst, A. Richards, U. Dolinsky, S. Benkner, J.L. Träff and S. Pllana: Programmability and Performance Portability Aspects of Heterogeneous Multi-/Manycore Systems. Conference on Design Automation and Test in Europe, DATE-2012, March 2012, Dresden, Germany. DOI: 10.1109/DATE.2012.6176582 (C) 2012 IEEE.  
  S. Benkner, S. Pllana, J.L. Träff, P. Tsigas, A. Richards, R. Namyst, B. Bachmayer, C. Kessler, D. Moloney, and P. Sanders. The PEPPHER Approach to Programmability and Performance Portability for Heterogeneous many-core Architectures. ParCo 2011, 30 August to 2 September, 2011, Ghent, Belgium. DOI: 10.3233/978-1-61499-041-3-361  
  M. Sandrieser, S. Benkner and S. Pllana. Improving Programmability of Heterogeneous Many-Core
Systems via Explicit Platform Descriptions
. Fourth International Workshop on Multicore Software Engineering (IWMSE11), co-located with ICSE 2011. Hawaii, USA, May 21, 2011. Copyright (C) ACM. (PDF)
 
  S. Pllana, I. Janciak, P. Brezany, and A. Wöhrer. A Survey of the State of the Art in Data Mining and Integration Query Languages. The 14-th International Conference on Network-Based Information Systems (NBiS-2011). Tirana, Albania, September 7 - 9, 2011. Copyright (C) IEEE Computer Society. (PDF)  
  M. Sandrieser, S. Benkner and S. Pllana. Explicit Platform Descriptions for Heterogeneous Many-Core Architectures. 16th International Workshop on High-Level Parallel Programming Models and Supportive Environments (HIPS). Anchorage (Alaska) USA, May 20, 2011. IPDPS Workshops 2011. Copyright (C) IEEE. (PDF)  
  F. A. Khan, Y. Han, S. Pllana, and P. Brezany. An Ant-Colony-Optimization based Approach for Determination of Parameter Significance of Scientific Workflows. The IEEE 24th International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2010). Perth, Australia, 20-23 April 2010. Copyright (C) IEEE Computer Society. (PDF)  
  F. Xhafa, S. Pllana and L. Barolli. Grid and P2P Middleware for Scientific Computing Systems. International Workshop on P2P, Parallel, Grid and Internet Computing (3PGIC) at CISIS 2010. Krakow, Poland, February 15-18, 2010. Copyright (C) IEEE Computer Society. (PDF)  
  M. Sandrieser, S. Pllana, and S. Benkner. Evaluation of the SUN UltraSparc T2+ Processor for Computational Science. Workshop on Using Emerging Parallel Architectures for Computational Science at ICCS 2009. Louisiana, USA, May, 2009. Copyright (C) Springer-Verlag. (PDF)  
  S. Pllana, S. Benkner, E. Mehofer, L. Natvig, and F. Xhafa. Towards an Intelligent Environment for Programming Multi-core Computing Systems. Workshop on Highly Parallel Processing on a Chip at Euro-Par 2008. Las Palmas, Spain, August 2008. E. Luque et al. (Eds.): Euro-Par 2008 Workshops, LNCS 5415, pp. 137–147, 2009. Copyright (C) Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009. (slides [PDF], paper [PDF]).  
  F. A. Khan, Y. Han, S. Pllana, and P. Brezany. Estimation of Parameters Sensitivity for Scientific Workflows. International Workshop on Advanced Distributed and Parallel Network Applications at ICPP 2009. September 22-25, 2009. Vienna, Austria. Copyright (C) IEEE Computer Society. (PDF)  
  F. A. Khan, Y. Han, S. Pllana, and P. Brezany. Provenance Support for Grid-Enabled Scientific Workflows. The International Conference on Semantics, Knowledge and Grid (SKG 2008). Beijing, China, December 2008. Copyright (C) IEEE Press. (PDF)  
  S. Pllana, S. Benkner, F. Xhafa, and L. Barolli. Automatic Performance Model Transformation from UML to C++. International Workshop on Simulation and Modelling in Emergent Computational Systems (SMECS) at ICPP-08. Portland, Oregon, USA, September 2008. Copyright (C) IEEE Computer Society. (PDF)  
  S. Pllana, S. Benkner, F. Xhafa, and L. Barolli. Hybrid Performance Modeling and Prediction of Large-Scale Computing Systems. International Conference on Complex, Intelligent and Software Intensive Systems (CISIS 2008). Barcelona, Spain, March 2008. Copyright (C) IEEE Computer Society. (PDF)  
  S. Pllana, I. Brandic and S. Benkner. Performance Modeling and Prediction of Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems: A Survey of the State of the Art. 2007 International Conference on Complex, Intelligent and Software Intensive Systems - 3PGIC Workshop. Vienna, Austria, April 2007. Copyright (C) IEEE Computer Society. (PDF)  
  J. Qin, T. Fahringer, and S. Pllana. UML based Grid Workflow Modeling under ASKALON. Distributed and Parallel Systems: From Cluster to Grid Computing. Springer; 1 edition, May 2007. An edited volume based on DAPSYS 2006. (PDF)  
  I. Brandic, S. Pllana and S. Benkner. Amadeus: A Holistic Service-oriented Environment for Grid Workflows. The Fifth International Conference on Grid and Cooperative Computing (GCC 2006); International Workshop on Workflow Systems in Grid Environments (WSGE06). Changsha, China, October 2006. Copyright (C) IEEE. (PDF)  
  I. Brandic, S. Pllana and S. Benkner. High-level Composition of QoS-aware Grid Workflows: An Approach that Considers Location Affinity. The 15th IEEE International Symposium on High Performance Distributed Computing (HPDC-15); Workshop on Workflows in Support of Large-Scale Science (WORKS06). Paris, France, June 2006. Copyright (C) IEEE Computer Society. (PDF)  
  S. Pllana, J. Qin and T. Fahringer. Teuta: A Tool for UML Based Composition of Scientific Grid Workflows. 1st Austrian Grid Symposium. Schloss Hagenberg, Austria, December 2005. Copyright (C) OCG. ([PDF)  
  S. Pllana and T. Fahringer. Performance Prophet: A Performance Modeling and Prediction Tool for Parallel and Distributed Programs. The 2005 International Conference on Parallel Processing; Performance Evaluation of Networks for Parallel, Cluster and Grid Computing Systems. Oslo, Norway, June 2005. Copyright (C) IEEE Computer Society. (PDF)  
  T. Fahringer, S. Pllana, and J. Testori. Teuta: Tool Support for Performance Modeling of Distributed and Parallel Applications. International Conference on Computational Science; Tools for Program Development and Analysis in Computational Science. Krakow, Poland, June 2004. Copyright (C) Springer-Verlag. (PDF)  
  T. Fahringer, S. Pllana, and A. Villazon. AGWL: Abstract Grid Workflow Language. International Conference on Computational Science; Programming Paradigms for Grids and Metacomputing Systems. Krakow, Poland, June 2004. Copyright (C) Springer-Verlag. (PDF)  
  S. Pllana, T. Fahringer, J. Testori, S. Benkner, and I. Brandic. Towards an UML Based Graphical Representation of Grid Workflow Applications. The 2nd European Across Grids Conference, Nicosia, Cyprus, January 2004. Copyright (C) Springer-Verlag. (PDF)  
  T. Fahringer, N. Mazzocca, M. Rak, S. Pllana, U. Villano, and G. Madsen. Performance Modeling of Scientific Applications: Scalability Analysis of LAPW0. In proceedings of 11th Euromicro Conference on Parallel, Distributed and Network-based Processing (PDP 2003), Genoa, Italy February 2003. Copyright (C) IEEE Computer Society 2003. (PDF)  
  S. Pllana and T. Fahringer. UML Based Modeling of Performance Oriented Parallel and Distributed Applications. In proceedings of the 2002 Winter Simulation Conference, E. Yucesan, C.-H. Chen, J.L. Snowdon, and J.M. Charnes, eds. December, San Diego, California, USA. Copyright (C) IEEE 2002. (PDF)  
  S. Pllana and T. Fahringer. On Customizing the UML for Modeling Performance-Oriented Applications. In proceedings of <<UML>> 2002, "Model Engineering, Concepts and Tools", LNCS 2460, Dresden, Germany. Copyright (C) Springer-Verlag 2002. (PDF).  
  S. Pllana and T. Fahringer. Modeling Parallel Applications with UML. In proceedings of the ISCA 15th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems, Louisville, Kentucky, USA. Copyright (C) ISCA 2002.  
  S. Pllana and T. Fahringer. On Using UML to Model Shared Memory and Message Passing Programs. In proceedings of the 2002 International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Copyright (C) CSREA Press 2002.  
  B. Katalinic, S. Pllana, B. Ljoljic, and K. Stuja. Modeling Flexible Manufacturing Systems with UML. Annals of DAAAM International for 2001 & Proceedings of the 12th International DAAAM Symposium, Jena, Germany. Copyright (C) DAAAM International 2001.  
  K. Stuja, B. Katalinic, S. Pllana, and V. Kordic. FMSIM: An Integrated Environment for Scheduling of a Complex FMS. Annals of DAAAM International for 2001 & Proceedings of the 12th International DAAAM Symposium, Jena, Germany. Copyright (C) DAAAM International 2001.  
     
   
     
  Vasco Amaral, Beatriz Norberto, Miguel Goulao, Marco Aldinucci, Siegfried Benkner, Andrea Bracciali, Paulo Carreira, Edgars Celms, Luis Correia, Clemens Grelck, Helen Karatza, Christoph Kessler, Peter Kilpatrick, Hugo Martiniano, Ilias Mavridis, Sabri Pllana, Ana Respicio, Jose Simao, Luis Veiga, Ari Visa. Programming Languages for Data-Intensive HPC Applications: a Systematic Mapping Study. Parallel Computing, 2019, DOI: 10.1016/j.parco.2019.102584.  
  Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, Alecio Binotto, Joanna Kolodziej, Ivona Brandic, Using Meta-heuristics and Machine Learning for Software Optimization of Parallel Computing Systems: A Systematic Literature Review, Computing, Springer-Verlag GmbH Austria, part of Springer Nature, Published online: 26 April 2018, ISSN 1436-5057, DOI: 10.1007/s00607-018-0614-9  
  Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, PAPA: A Parallel Programming Assistant Powered by IBM Watson Cognitive Computing Technology, Journal of Computational Science, available online January 6, 2018, ISSN 1877-7503, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jocs.2018.01.001.  
  A. Achilleos, C. Mettouris, A. Yeratziotis, G. A. Papadopoulos, S. Pllana, F. Huber, B. Jaeger, P. Leitner, Z. Ocsovszky, and A. Dinnyes, SciChallenge: A Social Media Aware Platform for Contest-Based STEM Education and Motivation of Young Students, IEEE Transactions on Learning Technologies, available online March 1, 2018, ISSN 1939-1382, DOI: 10.1109/TLT.2018.2810879  
  Daniel Grzonka, Agnieszka Jakóbik, Joanna Kołodziej, Sabri Pllana, Using a multi-agent system and artificial intelligence for monitoring and improving the cloud performance and security, Future Generation Computer Systems, Volume 86, 2018, Pages 1106-1117, ISSN 0167-739X, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.future.2017.05.046.  
  Adrián Calvo Chozas, Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, Using Cognitive Computing for Learning Parallel Programming: An IBM Watson Solution, Procedia Computer Science, Volume 108, 2017, Pages 2121-2130, ISSN 1877-0509, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.procs.2017.05.187.  
  André Viebke, Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, Ajith Abraham. CHAOS: a parallelization scheme for training convolutional neural networks on Intel Xeon Phi. The Journal of Supercomputing, pp 1–31, published online on March 6, 2017, DOI: 10.1007/s11227-017-1994-x  
  Suejb Memeti and Sabri Pllana. Combinatorial optimization of DNA sequence analysis on heterogeneous systems. Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, published online on December 9, 2016. DOI:10.1002/cpe.4037  
  Suejb Memeti and Sabri Pllana. A machine learning approach for accelerating DNA sequence analysis. International Journal of High Performance Computing Applications, published online on June 26, 2016. DOI:10.1177/1094342016654214  
  M. Sandrieser, S. Benkner and S. Pllana. Using explicit platform descriptions to support programming of heterogeneous many-core systems, Parallel Computing, Volume 38, Issues 1-2, January-February 2012, Pages 52-65, ISSN 0167-8191, 10.1016/j.parco.2011.10.008.  
  S. Benkner, S. Pllana, J. L. Träff, P. Tsigas, U. Dolinsky, C. Augonnet, B. Bachmayer, C. Kessler, D. Moloney, V. Osipov, "PEPPHER: Efficient and Productive Usage of Hybrid Computing Systems," IEEE Micro, vol. 31, no. 5, pp. 28-41, Sep./Oct. 2011, doi:10.1109/MM.2011.67 (PDF)  
  F. Xhafa, S. Pllana, L. Barolli, and E. Spaho. Grid and P2P Middleware for Wide-Area Parallel Processing. Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. Volume 23, Number 5, pp. 458-476, April 2011 (article first published online: 4 Nov. 2010). (PDF)  
  S. Pllana et al. "European Multicore Processing Projects," IEEE Micro, vol. 30, no. 5, pp. 98-101, Sep./Oct. 2010.  
  S. Pllana, S. Benkner, F. Xhafa, and L. Barolli. Automatic Performance Model Transformation from a Human-intuitive to a Machine-efficient Form. Scalable Computing: Practice and Experience (SCPE). Volume 10, Number 1, pp. 35-47, March 2009. (PDF)  
  S. Pllana, S. Benkner, F. Xhafa, and L. Barolli. A Novel Approach for Hybrid Performance Modeling and Prediction of Large-Scale Computing Systems. International Journal of Grid and Utility Computing (IJGUC), Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 316-327, 2009. (PDF)  
  S. Pllana, I. Brandic and S. Benkner. A Survey of the State of the Art in Performance Modeling and Prediction of Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems. International Journal of Computational Intelligence Research (IJCIR), Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 17-26, 2008. (PDF)  
  I. Brandic, S. Pllana, and S. Benkner. Specification, Planning, and Execution of QoS-aware Grid Workflows within the Amadeus Environment. Concurrency and Computation: Practice & Experience. Volume 20, Issue 4, March 2008, Pages: 331-345. Copyright (C) John Wiley & Sons, Inc.  
  S. Pllana, S. Benkner, and F. Breitenecker. Hybrid Performance Modeling and Prediction of Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems. SNE Simulation News Europe, Journal on Developments and Trends in Modelling and Simulation, Volume 17, Number 3/4, pp. 32-40, December 2007.  
  I. Brandic, S. Pllana, and S. Benkner. An Approach for the High-level Specification of QoS-aware Grid Workflows Considering Location Affinity. Scientific Programming, vol. 14, no. 3,4, pp. 231-250, 2006. Copyright (C) IOS Press.  
  T. Fahringer, A. Jugravu, S. Pllana, R. Prodan, C. Seragiotto and H. Truong. ASKALON: A Tool Set for Cluster and Grid Computing. Concurrency and Computation: Practice & Experience 17:143-169. 2005. Copyright (C) John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. (PDF)  
  S. Pllana and T. Fahringer. A DEVS – Solution to ARGESIM Comparison C8 “The Canal-and- Lock System” with CSIM. EUROSIM, Simulation News Europe (SNE), Issue 41/42, 2004.  
  S. Pllana and T. Fahringer. An OO Programmed Approach to ARGESIM Comparison C6 ‘Emergency Department’ with CSIM. EUROSIM, Simulation News Europe (SNE), Issue 40, May 2004.  
  S. Pllana and T. Fahringer. An OO Programmed Approach to ARGESIM Comparison C2 Flexible Assembly System with CSIM – C++. EUROSIM, Simulation News Europe (SNE), Issue 38/39, 2003.  
  H. Schwetman and S. Pllana. A C++ - based Object-oriented Solution of ARGESIM Comparison “C10 – Dining Philosophers II” using CSIM. EUROSIM, Simulation News Europe (SNE), Issue 37, 2003.  
  S. Pllana. ARGESIM Comparison C4: Dining Philosophers I - Arena. EUROSIM, Simulation News Europe (SNE), Issue 29/30, 2000.  
  S. Pllana. ARGESIM Comparison C10: Dining Philosophers II - Arena. EUROSIM, Simulation News Europe (SNE), Issue 29/30, 2000.  
  S. Pllana. On Linear Equations and Markov Chains. EUROSIM, Simulation News Europe (SNE), Issue 21, 1997. (PDF)  
     
   
     
  Salvatore Vitabile, Michal Marks, Dragan Stojanovic, Sabri Pllana, Jose M. Molina, Mateusz Krzyszton, Andrzej Sikora, Andrzej Jarynowski, Farhoud Hosseinpour, Agnieszka Jakobik, Aleksandra Stojnev Ilic, Ana Respicio, Dorin Moldovan, Cristina Pop, Ioan Salomie (2019) Medical Data Processing and Analysis for Remote Health and Activities Monitoring. In: Kolodziej J., González-Vélez H. (eds) High-Performance Modelling and Simulation for Big Data Applications. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 11400. Springer, Cham, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-16272-6_7  
  Simone Spolaor, Marco Gribaudo, Mauro Iacono, Tomas Kadavy, Zuzana Komínková Oplatková, Giancarlo Mauri, Sabri Pllana, Roman Senkerik, Natalija Stojanovic, Esko Turunen, Adam Viktorin, Salvatore Vitabile, Aleš Zamuda, Marco S. Nobile (2019) Towards Human Cell Simulation. In: Kolodziej J., González-Vélez H. (eds) High-Performance Modelling and Simulation for Big Data Applications. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 11400. Springer, Cham, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-16272-6_8  
  Benkner, S., Pllana, S., Träff, J. L., Tsigas, P., Richards, A., Russell, G., Thibault, S., Augonnet, C., Namyst, R., Cornelius, H., Keler, C., Moloney, D. and Sanders, P. (2017) Peppher: Performance Portability and Programmability for Heterogeneous Many-Core Architectures, in Programming multi-core and many-core computing systems (eds S. Pllana and F. Xhafa), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781119332015.ch12  
  Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, Joanna Kołodziej. Optimal Worksharing of DNA Sequence Analysis on Accelerated Platforms. Chapter in book: Resource Management for Big Data Platforms: Algorithms, Modelling, and High-Performance Computing Techniques, Springer, 2016, 279-309.  
  S. Pllana, S. Benkner, E. Mehofer, L. Natvig, and F. Xhafa. Agent-supported Programming of Multi-core Computing Systems. In Complex Intelligent Systems and Their Applications. Editors: Xhafa, Fatos, Barolli, Leonard, Papajorgji, Petraq. Published by Springer in the book series Springer Optimization and Its Applications, Vol. 41, 2010.  
  S. Pllana, S. Benkner, F. Xhafa, and L. Barolli. Hybrid Performance Modeling and Prediction of Large-Scale Parallel Systems. In Parallel Programming, Models and Applications in Grid and P2P Systems. Editor F. Xhafa. Published by IOS Press in the book series Advances in Parallel Computing, 2009.  
  I. Brandic, S. Pllana, and S. Benkner. Specification, Planning, and Execution of QoS-aware Grid Workflows. In Market-Oriented Grid and Utility Computing (PDF). Editors: R. Buyya and K. Bubendorfer. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA, 2009.  
     
   
     
  Pllana, S. and Xhafa, F. (eds) (2017) Programming multi-core and many-core computing systems, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. Print ISBN: 9780470936900, Online ISBN: 9781119332015, DOI: 10.1002/9781119332015.  
  Sabri Pllana and Achim Streit (Editors). Proceedings of the 2016 Workshop on Exascale Multi/Many Core Computing Systems (E-MuCoCoS). ISC High Performance 2016 International Workshops, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 9945, Springer International Publishing 2016  
  S. Pllana and J. Barhen (Editors). Performance Portability and Tuning for Multi-core and Many-core Computing Systems. Special issue of Computing journal. Springer Vienna, published on-line on 2013-12-13. DOI: 10.1007/s00607-013-0379-0  
  C. Kessler and S. Pllana (Editors). Proceedings of the 2013 International Workshop on Multi-/Many-core Computing Systems (MuCoCoS 2013). IEEE 2013.  
  S. Pllana and J. Barhen (Editors). Proceedings of the 2012 International Workshop on Multi-Core Computing Systems (MuCoCoS 2012). IEEE Computer Society Press 2012.  
  Eduard Ayguadé, Dionisios N. Pnevmatikatos, Rudolf Eigenmann, Mikel Luján, Sabri Pllana: Topic 11: Multicore and Manycore Programming. Euro-Par 2012: 587-588. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.  
  S. Pllana, L. Barolli, and F. Xhafa (Editors). Proceedings of the 2011 International Workshop on Multi-Core Computing Systems (MuCoCoS 2011). IEEE Computer Society Press 2011.  
  Sabri Pllana, Jean-François Méhaut, Eduard Ayguadé, Herbert Cornelius, Jacob Barhen. Topic 11: Multicore and Manycore Programming. Euro-Par 2011: 110-111. Springer Berlin Heidelberg.  
 

S. Pllana, L. Barolli, and F. Xhafa (Editors). Proceedings of the 2010 International Workshop on Multi-Core Computing Systems (MuCoCoS 2010). IEEE Computer Society Press 2010.  
  S. Pllana and J. L. Träff (Editors). Special issue of the 'Scientific Programming Journal' on 'Software Development for Multi-Core Computing Systems'. Volume 17, Number 4. IOS Press 2009.  
  L. Barolli, S. Pllana, and F. Xhafa (Editors). Proceedings of the 2009 International Workshop on Multi-Core Computing Systems (MuCoCoS 2009). IEEE Computer Society Press 2009.  
  S. Pllana and S. Benkner (Editors). Special issue of the journal 'Scalable Computing: Practice and Experience' on 'Recent Developments in Multi-Core Computing Systems'. Volume 9, Number 3, September 2008.  
  L. Barolli, S. Pllana, and F. Xhafa (Editors). Proceedings of the 2008 International Workshop on Multi-Core Computing Systems (MuCoCoS 2008). IEEE Computer Society Press 2008.  
     
   
     
  Suejb Memeti, Sabri Pllana, The Potential of Intel Xeon Phi for DNA Sequence Analysis, ACACES 2015: Advanced Computer Architecture and Compilation for High-Performance and Embedded Systems, 12-18 July 2015, Fiuggi, Italy, (PDF)  
  S. Pllana and D. Weyns. Beyond Directive-Based Languages for Heterogeneous Computing Systems. Poster (Refereed), CHIST-ERA Conference, 13-14 June, 2013, Brussels, Belgium.  
  D. Weyns and S. Pllana. Towards a Holistic Approach for Engineering Self-Adaptive Computing Systems. Poster (Refereed), CHIST-ERA Conference, 13-14 June, 2013, Brussels, Belgium.  
  S. Pllana, J. Testori, and T. Fahringer. Performance Engineering of Distributed and Parallel Programs with Teuta. The 19th IEEE International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2004). Tool Demonstration (Refereed). Linz, Austria, September 2004.  
     
 

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