I am a Senior Research Software Engineer at Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI), Hamad bin Khalifa University (HBKU). My research interests include database systems, large-scale data analytics, Web data management, parallel/distributed systems, and machine learning, with focus on:

  • data cleaning,
  • scalable discovery and analytics on large graphs,
  • parallel and distributed data analytics and OLTP systems,
  • data integration in life sciences and social applications, and
  • pattern recognition and motif extraction in long sequences.

Recent and Current Research Projects

Academic Service

A Program Committee member of:

I also regularly review for a number of international journals including:

  • ACM Transactions on Database Systems (TODS)
  • The International Journal on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB Journal)
  • IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE)
  • IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing (TCCSI)
  • IEEE Transactions on Big Data (TBD)