Hesham H. Ali
University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO)
Hesham H. Ali is a Professor of Computer Science and the Lee and Wilma Seaman Distinguished Dean of the College of Information Science and Technology, at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO). He currently serves as the director of the UNO Bioinformatics Core Facility. He has published numerous articles in various IT areas including scheduling, distributed systems, data analytics, wireless networks, and Bioinformatics. He has also published two books in scheduling and graph algorithms, and several book chapters in Bioinformatics. He is currently serving as the PI or Co-PI of several funded projects funded in the areas of data analytics, wireless networks and Bioinformatics. He has been leading a Research Group at UNO that focuses on developing innovative computational approaches to classify biological organisms and analyze big bioinformatics data.The research group is currently developing several next generation big data analytics tools for mining various types of large-scale biological and medical data. He has also been leading two projects for developing secure and energy-aware wireless infrastructure to address tracking and monitoring problems in medical environments, particularly to study mobility profiling for healthcare research.
Distributed systems, data analytics, wireless networks, and Bioinformatics.