Vassilios A. Chouliaras
Vassilios A. Chouliaras received the M.S. degree from the University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia in 1984, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif, USA, in 1989. Currently, he is a Professor and Program Chair at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University at Qatar, Doha, Qatar. From 1991 to 2007, he was with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of British Columbia, where he led the establishment and accreditation of the computer engineering program. He served as a Canadian Delegate to the ISO/IEC JTC1/SC29 Standards Committee (MPEG-4 Multimedia Delivery), where he worked within the MPEG-4 Standardization JTC1-SC29WG11 and the Ad Hoc Group involved in the development of the reference software IM1 AHG. Dr. Alnuweiri research interests cover wide range of topics in computing, networking, and communications. Currently, he is actively involved in research in mobile Internet technologies, cloud computing, multimedia communications, information dissemination in opportunistic networks, and quality-of-service provisioning and resource allocation in wireless networks. He has authored or coauthored over 160 refereed journal and conference papers and leads several industrial collaborations in these areas. He is also an Inventor and holds three US patents and one international patent.
Biography Updated on 22 May 2011