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Karuna Pande Joshi
Research Associate Professor 

Primary Role:Principal Faculty

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Unversity of Maryland, Baltimore County

Department: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Room: ITE 328
Street: 1000 Hilltop Circle
City: Baltimore
State: MD
ZIP: 21250
Country: USA
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Blog URL: http://www.jaktec.com/blog/
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Biography: Karuna P Joshi is a Research Associate Professor at UMBC whose primary research area is Cloud Computing , Data Science and Healthcare IT. She is currently developing projects related to oblivious cloud and automating Cloud Legal Documents. She has developed a framework to automate the acquisition and consumption of cloud based services. She has also worked in collaboration with NIST to develop standards for Cloud Usability.

Dr. Joshi has been awarded grants by NSF and TEDCO to explore commercial opportunities for her research and has created a start-up on Data Science and Cloud technologies.

She received her MS and PhD in Computer Science from UMBC, where she was twice awarded the IBM PhD Fellowship.

Karuna P Joshi has over 20 years of experience primarily as Data Science / Cloud researcher and an IT Manager. She is also the owner and founder of JAKTec (http://www.jaktec.com) that provides products and consulting in Cloud computing services. She has also worked for the International Monetary Fund for nearly a decade.

Her managerial experience includes Portfolio Management, Program/Project Management and Change Management. She has managed people and projects across various domains including Databases, Web Content Management, Document Management, Web/Database Integration, Helpdesk Applications, IT Knowledge/Information Management, Facilities Applications and Network/Telecom Applications.

 

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36 Refereed Publications

2017

1. Sudip Mittal et al., "A Question and Answering System for Management of Cloud Service Level Agreements", InProceedings, IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing, June 2017, 122 downloads.

2. Maithilee P Joshi et al., "Semantically Rich, Oblivious Access Control Using ABAC for Secure Cloud Storage", InProceedings, Proceedings of the First IEEE International Conference on Edge Computing, June 2017, 79 downloads.

3. Srishty Saha et al., "A Deep Learning Approach to Understanding Cloud Service Level Agreements ", InProceedings, Fifth International IBM Cloud Academy Conference, May 2017, 75 downloads.

2016

4. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "Semantic Approach to Automating Management of Big Data Privacy Policies", InProceedings, IEEE BigData 2016, December 2016, 434 downloads.

5. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "ALDA : Cognitive Assistant for Legal Document Analytics", InProceedings, AAAI Fall Symposium 2016, September 2016, 285 downloads.

6. Vaishali Narkhede et al., "Managing Cloud Storage Obliviously", InProceedings, International Conference on Cloud Computing, June 2016, 445 downloads.

7. Aditi Gupta et al., "Streamlining Management of Multiple Cloud Services", InProceedings, IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing, June 2016, 339 downloads.

8. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "An Ontology for a HIPAA compliant cloud service", InProceedings, 4th International IBM Cloud Academy Conference ICACON 2016, June 2016, 385 downloads.

9. Prajit Kumar Das et al., "Context-Sensitive Policy Based Security in Internet of Things", InProceedings, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Smart Computing (SMARTCOMP), May 2016, 466 downloads.

10. Sudip Mittal et al., "Automatic Extraction of Metrics from SLAs for Cloud Service Management", InProceedings, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering (IC2E 2016), April 2016, 377 downloads.

2015

11. Sudip Mittal et al., "Parallelizing Natural Language Techniques for Knowledge Extraction from Cloud Service Level Agreements", InProceedings, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Big Data, October 2015, 365 downloads.

12. Brian Stanton et al., "Framework for Cloud Usability", InProceedings, HCI International 2015, August 2015, 278 downloads.

13. Amit Hendre et al., "A Semantic Approach to Cloud Security and Compliance", InProceedings, 8th International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD), June 2015, 388 downloads.

14. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "TCO for Cloud Services: A Framework", Article, EDUCAUSE ECAR Working Groups , April 2015, 177 downloads.

15. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "Automating Cloud Service Level Agreements using Semantic Technologies", InProceedings, CLaw Workshop, IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering (IC2E), March 2015, 457 downloads.

2014

16. Karuna Pande Joshi, "Cloud Data Management Policies: Security and Privacy Checklist", InProceedings, 2nd International IBM Cloud Academy Conference ICA CON 2014, Atlanta, May 2014, 482 downloads.

17. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "USM Community Cloud: VCL-based Academic Cloud", InProceedings, 2nd International IBM Cloud Academy Conference ICA CON 2014, Atlanta, May 2014, 740 downloads.

18. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "Automating Cloud Services Lifecycle through Semantic technologies", Article, IEEE Transactions on Service Computing, January 2014, 1137 downloads.

2013

19. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "A policy-based cloud broker for the VCL platform", Article, International Journal of Cloud Computing, January 2013, 780 downloads.

2012

20. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "Workshop on Analytics for Big Data Generated by Healthcare and Personalized Medicine Domain", InProceedings, Conference of the Center for Advanced Studies on Collaborative Research (CASCOn 2012), November 2012.

21. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "A Policy-based Approach to Smart Cloud Services", InProceedings, Proceedings of the Annual Service Research and Innovation Institute Global Conference, July 2012, 1010 downloads.

22. Kathleen Weaver et al., "Parents Views And Rules About Technology: As Told By Their Middle School Children in Hungary and India", InProceedings, Cultural Attitudes Towards Technology and Communication 2012, June 2012, 332 downloads.

23. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "Policy based Cloud Services on a VCL platform", InProceedings, Proceedings of the first International IBM Cloud Academy Conference (ICA CON 2012), April 2012, 1595 downloads.

24. Anupam Joshi et al., "A Policy Driven Semantic Approach to Data Usage Management", InProceedings, DUMW Workshop in conjunction with WWW 2012, April 2012, 774 downloads.

2011

25. Karuna Pande Joshi, "DC Proposal: Automation of Service Lifecycle on the Cloud by Using Semantic Technologies", InProceedings, Proceedings of tenth International Semantic Web Conference, Part II, October 2011, 930 downloads.

26. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "Determining value co-creation opportunity in B2B services", InProceedings, Proceedings of SRII Global Conference 2011, March 2011, 1685 downloads.

27. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "Managing the Quality of Virtualized Services", InProceedings, Proceedings of the SRII Global Conference 2011, March 2011, 1006 downloads.

2010

28. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "User-centric Smart Services on the Cloud", InBook, The Smart Internet, October 2010, 961 downloads.

29. David Chapman et al., "Scientific Services on the Cloud ", InBook, Handbook of Cloud Computing, September 2010, 805 downloads.

30. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "Policy Driven Negotiations for Managing Virtualized Services on the Cloud", InProceedings, Proceedings of 19th Annual Frontiers in Service Conference, Sweden, June 2010, June 2010, 680 downloads.

31. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., " Integrated Lifecycle of IT Services in a Cloud Environment (Detailed paper)", InProceedings, In proceedings of The Third International Conference on the Virtual Computing Initiative (ICVCI 2009), April 2010, 1562 downloads.

2009

32. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "User-centric Smart Services", Proceedings, (Invited paper) in proceedings of CASCON 2009, November 2009, 1563 downloads.

33. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "Quality metrics for Virtualized IT Services on the Cloud", InProceedings, Proceedings of 18th Annual Frontiers in Service Conference, Hawaii, 2009, October 2009.

34. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "Integrated Lifecycle of IT Services in a Cloud Environment (extended abstract)", InProceedings, In proceedings of The Third International Conference on the Virtual Computing Initiative (ICVCI 2009), October 2009, 1492 downloads.

2003

35. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "On Using a Warehouse to Analyze Web Logs", InCollection, Distributed and Parallel Databases, March 2003, 2169 downloads.

1999

36. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "Warehousing and Mining Web Logs", InProceedings, Workshop on Web Information and Data Management, 1999 ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM'99), November 1999, 2869 downloads.

6 Non-Refereed Publications

2014

1. Brian Stanton et al., "Framework for Cloud Usability", TechReport, NISTIR, August 2014, 335 downloads.

2011

2. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "A Semantic Approach to Automate Service Management in the Cloud ", TechReport, UMBC Tech report TR-CS-11-02, June 2011, 686 downloads.

2009

3. Karuna Pande Joshi et al., "A Framework for Relating Frontstage and Backstage Quality in Virtualized Services ", TechReport, TR-CS-09-01, May 2009, 1245 downloads.

2001

4. Filip Perich et al., "Query Routing and Processing in Mobile Ad-Hoc Environments", TechReport, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, November 2001, 4098 downloads.

1999

5. Anupam Joshi et al., "On Mining Web Access Logs", TechReport, University of Maryland Baltimore County, October 1999, 3200 downloads.

1997

6. Karuna Pande Joshi, "Analysis of Data Mining Algorithms", TechReport, UMBC, March 1997, 6456 downloads.

 

Karuna Pande Joshi is associated with 7 projects:  Hide the list...

Active Projects

 ALDA: Automated Legal Document Analytics, Principal Faculty.
 Cloud Security and Privacy, Principal Faculty.
 Secure and Oblivious Cloud Storage and Deletion, Principal Faculty.
 Semantic Cloud Services Framework, Principal Faculty.

Past Projects

 Indian Election 2009, Collaborator.
 IT Services Metrics, Ph.D. Student.
 MGI Semantic Data, Principal Faculty.

 

Assertions:

  1. (Person) Karuna Pande Joshi is principal investigator for (Project) ALDA: Automated Legal Document Analytics
  2. (Person) Karuna Pande Joshi is principal investigator for (Project) Cloud Security and Privacy
  3. (Person) Karuna Pande Joshi advises (Person) Amit Hendre.
  4. (Person) Karuna Pande Joshi advises (Person) Vaishali Narkhede.