Work Experience



2012 - Present Senior Reseacher
Sofware Systems Research Group
National ICT Australia (NICTA), Sydney, Australia.


2012 - Present Conjoint Senior Lecturer
School of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE),
University of New South Wales (UNSW) , Sydney, Australia.


2012 Research MTS
Alcatel Lucent Bell Labs


2011 Visiting Reseach Scientist
eXtreme Computing Group,
Microsoft Research Laboratories, Redmond, WA, USA.


2007 - 2011 Reseacher
Sofware Systems Research Group
National ICT Australia (NICTA), Sydney, Australia.


2007 - 2011 Conjoint Lecturer
School of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE),
University of New South Wales (UNSW) , Sydney, Australia.


2008 - 2010 Adjunct Lecturer
Department of Computing,
Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia.


2008 - Present Assistant Professor (on leave)
Faculty of Computers and Information,
Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.


2003 - 2007 Ph.D Candidate
Database and Information System Group,
Konstanz University, Konstanz, Germany.


2003 - 2008 Lecturing Assistant
Faculty of Computers and Information,
Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.


2000 - 2003 Teaching Assistant
Faculty of Computers and Information,
Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.


1996 - 2000 Undergraduate Student
Faculty of Computers and Information,
Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.


Education

July 2007

Ph.D., Computer Science, Konstanz University, Konstanz, Germany.

Thesis Title:

Cardinality-Aware and Purely Relational XQuery Processor

Advisors:

Prof. Torsten Grust

Prof. Marc Scholl

Thesis Referee:

Prof. Daniel Keim



March 2003

M.Sc., Information Systems, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.

Thesis Title:

Towards Web Databases

Advisors:

Prof. Mokhat Boshra Riad



July 2001

Preparatory Master Degree, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.

Thesis Title:

An Assessment and Comparative Study Between the Different Features

Provided by Different Commercial OODBMS Products
Advisors:

Prof. Mokhat Boshra Riad

1st Rank of the Information Systems Department.



July 2000

B.Sc., Information Systems, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.

Degree:

An Excellent Degree with a First Class Honours.

Graduation Project:

Prototype Implementation of System Analysis and Design Case Tool.

1st Rank of the Information Systems Department.