Javid Taheri

Associate Professor 

Department of Computer Science
Karlstad University
Karlstad, Sweden

E: javid DOT taheri AT kau DOT se
T: +46 54 700 2429


Education

  • Ph.D. in Information Technologies, 2007
  • School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, Sydney, AUSTRALIA

  • Graduate Certificate in Educational Studies (Higher Education), 2014
  • School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, Sydney, AUSTRALIA

  • M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering (Intelligent Control and Robotics), 2000
  • Department of Electrical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, IRAN

  • B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering (Control), 1998
  • Department of Electrical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, IRAN


Honors

  1. Selected among the top 200 young researches in the world by Heidelberg Laureate Forum, 2013.
  2. Full PhD scholarship from The University of Sydney, 2003.
  3. Ranked 9th among 10'000 in Iranian national university entrance exam, 1998.
  4. Ranked 12th among 100'000 in Iranian national university entrance exam, 1993.

Work Experience

  1. 2015-present: Honorary Research Fellow: School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, Australia.
  2. 2013-2016: Adjunct Lecturer: School of Computing and Mathematics, Charles Sturt University, Australia.
  3. 2007-2015: Research Fellow: School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, Australia.
  4. 2008-2009: Research Fellow: National ICT of Australia (NICTA), Sydney, Australia.

Areas of Interest

  1. Cloud Computing
  2. Distributed Computing
  3. Edge and Fog Computing
  4. Parallel Computing
  5. Virtualization Techniques
  6. Virtualized Networking
  7. Resource Allocation and Scheduling Algorithms
  8. Optimisation Techniques
  9. Artificial Intelligence (Neural Networks, Fuzzy, etc)