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Informatics PhD Students:


Externally co-supervised PhD students:

  • Adam Ferron, SLLC, Edinburgh University, UK
  • Rabab Alkhalifa, QMUL, UK



  • Steve Wilson, post-doc 2019-2021, currently Assistant Professor at Oakland University
  • Abeer Al-Dayel, PhD 2021, currently Assitant Professor at KSU
  • Lushi Chen, PhD 2021, currently Post-doc at Stanford University
  • Maysara Hammouda, RA 2020, currently Co-Founder and CTO, Predictiva
  • Ahmed Mourad, PhD 2020, currently at The University of Queensland
  • Tom Wakin, RA in 2018, currently at IBM


Current MSc Students:

If you are doing MSc at the UoE and would like me to supervise you in a self-proposed project, please contact me by November or December to let you know if the project is of my interest.


Graduated MSc Students:

  • Shuangyu Wang, 2020/2021
  • Luhui Gu, 2020/2021
  • Yue Pan, 2020/2021
  • Charalambos Ioannou, 2020/2021
  • Luna Yang, 2020/2021
  • Peng Xiao, 2019/2020
  • Jinhang Li, 2019/2020
  • Giorgos Longinos, 2019/2020
  • Faisal Alothman, 2019/2020
  • Julie-Anne Meaney, CDT, 2018/2019
  • Ashe Magalhaes, 2018/2019
  • Azizah Althagafi, 2018/2019
  • Alyaa Alharbi, 2018/2019
  • Rudaina Alhadhrami, 2018/2019
  • Qiuyuan Li, 2018/2019
  • Silviu Oprea, CDT, 2017/2018
  • Youssef Al-Harbi, 2017/2018
  • Ibrahim Abu-Farha, 2017/2018
  • Bushra Algotiml, 2017/2018
  • Tom Wakin, 2017/2018
  • Ton Badal, 2016/2017
  • Christine De Kock, 2016/2017
  • Randah Alharbi, 2016/2017



If you are interested to work with me for your PhD, please send me an email with your CV along with your research interest.


Prospective applicants are expected to have the following:

  • Research experience: this can be by holding a Master's degree, published scientific paper/s, or working in a research environment. Experience does not have to be in the same area of your PhD.
  • Software development skills: ability to program your ideas is essential for a PhD in informatics most of the time. High-level of software development skills is not required, however would be highly appreciated


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