Senior Research Scientist
Industrial AI Lab, Hitachi America Ltd.

PhD (University of Waterloo), MSc (Cairo University)

Research AreasBig data and text analytics, machine learning, and data mining

Current Interests: 
Exploratory analytics for big data understanding, big data clustering, minimally-supervised learning, machine teaching, learning across different domains

Honors and  Awards 
  • Best Paper Award Runner-Up, IEEE International Conference on Data Mining, 2013
  • Best Abstract Award, NIPS Workshop on Transfer and Multi-Task Learning, 2013
  • NSERC Industrial R&D Fellowship – Preapproval, 2013
  • NSERC Visiting Fellowship in Canadian Government Laboratories – Preapproval, 2013
  • Student Travel Award, IEEE International Conference on Data Mining, 2011
  • Nomination for Best Paper Award, IEEE International Conference on Data Mining, 2011
  • Ontario Graduate Scholarship, 2011
  • President's Graduate Scholarship, University of Waterloo, 2011
  • Best Paper Award, ICDM Workshop on Semantic Aspects in Data Mining, 2009




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