Dr Anis Zarrad PhD

Dr Anis Zarrad

Dubai Campus
Lecturer in Computer Science

Contact details

Address
University of Birmingham Dubai
Dubai International Academic City
PO Box 341799
Dubai, UAE

In 2018, Dr Anis Zarrad was appointed a lecturer in Computer Science at the University of Birmingham. From 2010 to 2018, Dr Zarrad was a teaching assistant and assistant professor in various universities in Canada and KSA.  He was also appointed in 2017 as Associate Director of the Teaching and Learning Center in Prince Sultan University. His research has been published widely in many academic journals and conferences.

Qualifications

  • PhD in Computer Science, University of Ottawa, 2010,Canada
  • Msc in Computer Science, Concordia University, Canada, 2014
  • Bsc in Computer Science, University of Ottawa, Canada, 2010
  • Bsc in Software Engineering, University of Ottawa, Canada, 2012

Biography

Dr. Anis Zarrad is a lecturer (Assistant Professor) at School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham. He received the BSc and the PhD degrees in Computer Science from University of Ottawa, and the MSc degree in Computer Science from Concordia University. His research focuses on mobile Collaborative virtual environment and Wireless Communication with a particular interest in routing protocol testing and validation. His research has been published widely in many academic journals and conferences.

He worked with Prof. Azzedine Boukerche in the Computer Science Lab (PARADISE). His PhD research focused on developing a routing network protocol for mobile collaborative virtual environment, with the ultimate goal of reducing network traffic.

Research

Dr Zarrad's research interests include mobile Collaborative virtual environment and Wireless Communication with a particular interest in routing protocol testing and validation, and user engagement in virtual environment.

Publications

Recent publications

Article

Cheikhrouhou , O, Koubaa, A & Zarrad, A 2020, 'A cloud based disaster management system', Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 1-23. https://doi.org/10.3390/jsan9010006

Zarrad, A 2018, 'An analytical hierarchy process-based approach to solve the multi-objective multiple traveling salesman problem', Intelligent Service Robotics, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 355- 396.

Chapter

Zarrad, A 2018, Game Engine Solutions. in game engine solutions . InTech.

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