Name:Sherif Abdelwahed
Associated Centers:Center for Computational Sciences
Email: sa318@msstate.edu
Office:Simrall Electrical Engineering Building, 333
Office Phone:(662) 325-6903

Biography:Sherif Abdelwahed is an Associate Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Mississippi State University where he teaches and conducts research in the area of computer engineering, with specific interests in embedded systems, self-managing systems, distributed systems, computer architecture, model-integrated computing, and formal verification of digital systems.

He received his Ph.D in 2002 from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto under the supervision of Professor W. M. Wonham. Prior to joining Mississippi State University, he was a research assistant professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and senior research scientist at the Institute for Software Integrated Systems, Vanderbilt University, from 2001-2007. From 2000-2001 he worked as a research scientist with the system diagnosis group at the Rockwell Scientific Company.

Dr. Abdelwahed has more than 90 publications and is a senior member of the IEEE.

Research Interest: * Autonomic (self-managing) computing systems.
* Model-based design of embedded systems.
* Formal verification of distributed real-time systems.
* System diagnosis and diagnosability analysis.
* Model-integrated computing.

Publications: Mehrotra, R., Abdelwahed, S., & Erradi, A. (2013). A Distributed Control Approach for Autonomic Performance Management in Cloud Computing Environment. Proc. the 6th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing. Dresden, Germany.

Ghasemi, A., Asrari, A., Zarif, M., & Abdelwahed, S. (2013). Techno-economic Analysis of Stand-alone Hybrid Photovoltaic Diesel Battery Systems for Rural Electrification: A Step toward Sustainable Rural Development. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 28, 456-462.

Amgai, R., Shi, J., & Abdelwahed, S. (2013). Reliability Constrained Shipboard Power System Generation Dispatch Controls. Mid-South Annual Engineering and Science Conference(MAESC). Oxford, MS.

Chen, Q., & Abdelwahed, S. (2013). A Model-based Approach to Self- Protection in Computing System. The ACM Cloud and Autonomic Computing Conference (CAC 2013). Miami, FL.

Ali, A., Jia, R., Erradi, A., & Abdelwahed, S. (2013). Towards Model-based Management of Database Fragmentation. Proc. 8th International Workshop on Feedback Computing. San Jose, CA.

Total Publications by this Author: 49