Heba Aly

PhD Student
Department of Computer Science,
University of Maryland, College Park.

1stname[AT]cs[dot]umd[dot]edu


    I am Heba Aly, a PhD student at the Department of Computer Science in             the University of Maryland, College Park. 

    My main research interests include intelligent systems, location determination     systems and mobile/ubiquitous computing. 
(At Microsoft Research in Redmond, WA)


Latest News:
April'18:
A new granted patent with Prof. Moustafa Youssef!
March'18:
Participating in the annual Women in Research Lean in Event @Facebook!
Oct.'17:
I was selected for the NSF grant to attend the ACM SigSpatial'17 in CA.
Sept.'17:
My paper got accepted in ACM SigSpatial'17.
Aug.'17:
Selected as one of ten "Rising Stars in Networking and Communications" by N2Women.
Aug.'17:
Won 2017 Google Grace Hopper Travel Grant.
May'17:
I won a Google's Women Techmakers Scholarship.

Apr.'17
:
Our journal paper has been accepted for publication in ACM TSAS. "Accurate and Energy Efficient GPS-Less Outdoor Localization"; Heba Aly, Anas Basalamah and Moustafa Youssef.

Mar.'17
:
Our journal paper has been accepted for publication in GeoInformatica. "Humaine: A Ubiquitous Smartphone-based User Heading Estimation for Mobile Computing Systems"; Nesma Mohssen, Rana Momtaz, Heba Aly and Moustafa Youssef.

Dec.'16
:
Our journal paper has been accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing. "Automatic Rich Map Semantics Identification through Smartphone-based Crowd-sensing"; Heba Aly, Anas Basalamah and Moustafa Youssef.
Oct.'16:
My poster got awarded the best poster award in the N^2Women Workshop at MobiCom'16.