Assad Abbas completed Master of Science in Informatics from University of Skovde, Sweden in 2010. Currently, he is a Ph.D. candidate at Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, North Dakota State University (NDSU), USA. Assad Abbas is being funded for Ph.D. by COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan, where he is working as Assistant Professor since 2004. His research interests are mainly but not limited to Cloud Computing, e-Health, Information Systems, Knowledge Engineering, Social Network Analysis, and Data Mining.
Assad is currently working on the Handbook of Large-Scale Distributed Computing in Smart Healthcare, which will be published by Springer-Verlag in 2017.