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Journal Articles and Book Chapters:

Refereed Conference Papers:

Master Thesis: entitled “Citation Analysis: An Approach for Facilitating the Analysis of Regulatory Compliance  Documents”.


  • Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS), January 2013 – December 2013.
  • University of Waterloo President's Graduate Scholarship, January 2013 – December 2013.
  • The Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarships in Science and Technology QEII-GSST, Sept 2011- April 2012.
  • University of Waterloo Graduate Scholarship, September 2011 – December 2011.
  • University of Waterloo Graduate Scholarship, Jan 2011 – April 2011.

Awards and Honors:

  • The IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering Doctoral Symposium Travil Award, 2015.
  • PLOW TXL Challenge Most Elegant Solution Award, 2014.
  • IBM CASCON Technology Showcase Award, 2013.
  • University of Waterloo International Doctoral Student Award, January 2010 – April 2010.
  • Golden Key International Honour Society Member: Membership is given in recognition of academic achievement to the top performing students. Only students who place in the top of 15% in their classes are illegible for membership.


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I am a PhD candidate at University of Waterloo (STAR). under the supervision of Dr. Ladan Tahvildari. My doctoral research is on modeling and architecting cloud applications.

My research intrests include: Cloud Computing, Model-Driven Engineering, Domain Specific Modeling Languages,Software Quality, Software Security, and Social Network Analysis and Semantic Web.