American University of Kuwait
Domain of Research: Artificial Intelligence>
Obtained B.Sc. and M.Sc from Systems and Computer Engineering department at Ain Shams University in Egypt in 1998 and 2003. Obtained PhD from the Electrical and Computer Engineering department at the University of Waterloo in Canada in 2008. Currently, an assistant professor in the American University of Kuwait since 2010. Main research interests are artificial intelligence, swarm intelligence, evolutionary algorithm, metaheurtistics, cooperative search algorithms, soft computing techniques, and mobile robot navigation and obstacle avoidance.