Shawki Areibi received the B.S. degree in computer engineering from Elfateh University, Libya in 1984, and the M.A.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical/computer engineering from the University of Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1991 and 1995, respectively. From 1985 to 1987, he was at the NCR Research Laboratories, Libya. After the completion of his Ph.D. degree, he spent two years from 1995 to 1997 as a research mathematician with Shell International Oil Products in The Netherlands. From 1997 to 1999, he was a faculty member at the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Ryerson Polytechnic University, Toronto, ON, Canada. Currently, he is an Associate Professor at the School of Engineering (Engineering Systems and Computing), University of Guelph. His research interests include VLSI physical design automation, combinatorial optimization, reconfigurable computing systems, embedded systems, and parallel processing. Dr. Areibi has authored/coauthored over 90 papers in international journals and conferences. He served on the technical program committees for several international conferences on computer engineering and embedded systems.
Biography Updated on 1 June 2009