Ahmad Yousef Alhilal

Ahmad Yousef Alhilal (PhD Scholar @HKUST-CSE)

Ahmad Yousef Alhilal is an PhD student in the Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). He is fortunate to be supervised by Prof. Pan Hui


His research focus in distributed computing and communication including both Edge & Cloud Computing. His research contains a work about Vehicular Communication and Network Computing, aiming to provide solutions for safety and quality of service and to improve human well-being and build robust connected system. He leverages computational methods from Protocols, architecture, infrastructure, machine learning, data mining and data analytics. He is currently developing a reliable and real time mobile cloud gaming framework.

Education

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
PhD Candidate in computer Science and Engineering · 2017 to 2021
Thesis Direction: Vehicular Communication and Networks

Damascus University
Master of Science in computer Science and Engineering · 2011 to 2014
Thesis Direction: Hierarchical Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks

Damascus University
Bachelor of Science in computer Science and Engineering · Sep. 2003 ~ Aug. 2008
Major: Computer Networks



Professional Experiences

IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Magazine
Assist in reviewing manuscripts · September. 2018 ~ Now

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Teaching Assistant · March. 2018 ~ Now
Labs of the courses: Visual Basic and Mobile Application Development using Android Studio.

Arab International University
Teaching Assistant · Jan. 2015 ~ Feb. 2017 (Part time)
​​Teaching Labs of the courses: Information and Network Security, Network Programming and Programming Languages

Damascus University/ Faculty of Information Technology
Teaching Assistant · Feb. 2012 ~ Jul. 2016 (Part time)
​​Teaching Labs of the courses: Information and Network Security, Network Programming and Programming Languages

Spacetoon company
Java Developer · Jan. 2009 ~ Aug. 2011
JEE applications and Server administration tasks (Full time)



Workshop

Conferences



Honors & Awards

  • 2017-2021 The Postgraduate Studentship
  • 2007-2008 Certificate of Martyr Bassel Al - Assad for Academic ُExcellence of Undergraduate Study