Dr Ahmad Ibrahim PhD

Dr Ahmad Ibrahim

School of Computer Science
Lecturer

Contact details

Telephone
+971 (0) 42492321
Email
a.ibrahim@bham.ac.uk
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Address
University of Birmingham Dubai,
Dubai International Academic City,
P.O. Box 341799,
Dubai, UAE

Ahmad Ibrahim is a Lecturer in School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham (Dubai campus).

He has published numerous research papers in scientific journals and conferences in the field of Quality of Service (QoS) prediction, Web services, Cloud and Fog computing.  

Qualifications

  • PhD in Computer Science, 2016
  • MS Computer Science, 2009
  • BSc Computer System Engineering, 2005

Biography

Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim is a Lecturer in School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham (Dubai campus).

Prior to joining the University of Birmingham, he was a post-doc researcher at Dept. of Computer Science, University of Pisa (Italy). He received Ph.D. from the same university in 2016.

During his career, he worked for various reputable organizations including United Nations University IIST (Macau), National University of Singapore (Singapore), KAIST (Republic of Korea), National University of Computer & Emerging Sciences (Pakistan) and NADRA (Pakistan).

His research interests include Quality of Service (QoS) prediction, Web services, Cloud and Fog computing.

Teaching

Fall 2018 :

  • Software Workshop I [MSc] (20 credit)

Spring 2019:

  • Software Workshop II [MSc]  (20 credit)
  • Software Engineering II [MSc] (10 credit)

Research

Ahmad's current research interests include:

Cloud Computing, Fog & Edge Computing, Internet of Things (IoT), Quality of Service (QoS) 

In the past, he has worked extensively on:

Web services, Service Level Agreement (SLA), Software Engineering & Software Process, Parallel design patterns

Publications

  • Stefano Forti, Ahmad Ibrahim, Antonio Brogi (2019), Mimicking FogDirector Application Management, to appear in Software-Intensive Cyber-Physical Systems , Springer.
  • Antonio Brogi, Stefano Forti, Ahmad Ibrahim (2018), Predictive Analysis to Support Fog Application Deployment, to appear in Fog and Edge Computing: Principles and Paradigms, Rajkumar Buyya and Satish N. Srirama (eds.), Wiley Press, ISBN: 978-111-95-2498-4.
  • Antonio Brogi, Stefano Forti, Ahmad Ibrahim (2018), Optimising QoS-assurance, Resource Usage and Cost of Fog Application Deployments to appear in Cloud Computing and Services Science Selected Papers, Communications in Computer and Information Science, D. Ferguson, V. M. Munoz, M. Helfert and Claus Pahl (eds.), Springer.
  • Antonio Brogi, Marco Danelutto, Daniele De Sensi, Ahmad Ibrahim, Jacopo Soldani, and Massimo Torquati (2018). Analysing Multiple QoS Attributes in Parallel Design Patterns-based Applications. International Journal of Parallel Programming (IJPP), Vol 46 (1):81-100, DOI:10.1007/s10766-016-0476-8.
  • Antonio Brogi, Michela Fazzolari, Ahmad Ibrahim, Jacopo Soldani, Jose Carrasco, Javier Cubo, Francisco Duran, Ernesto Pimentel, Elisabetta Di Nitto, and Francesco D Andria (2015). Adaptive management of applications across multiple clouds: The SeaClouds Approach. CLEI Electronic Journal, 18(1):2-2, ISSN: 0717-5000.
  • Antonio Brogi, Ahmad Ibrahim, Jacopo Soldani, Jose Carrasco, Javier Cubo, Ernesto Pimentel, and Francesco D'Andria (2014). SeaClouds: a European project on seamless management of multi-cloud applications. ACM SIGSOFT Software engineering Notes, 39(1):1-4, DOI: 10.1145/2557833.2557844 .
  • Ho-Jin Choi, Sang-Hun Lee, Syed Ahsan Fahmi, Ahmad Ibrahim, Hyun-Il Shin, and Young-Kyu Park (2011), Towards an Integrated Personal Software Process and Team Software Process Supporting Tool. Software Process Improvement and Management: Approaches and Tools for Practical Development, pages 205-223,   DOI: 10.4018/978-1-61350-141-2, IGI Global

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