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Mohammad Shojafar

     received his PhD in Information Communication and Telecommunications (advisor Prof. Enzo Baccarelli) from Sapienza University of Rome, Italy as the second rank university in QS Ranking in Italy and top 100 in the world with an Excellent degree in May 2016. He was a senior researcher participated in European Horizon 2020 SUPERFLUIDITY project working with the Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per le Telecomunicazioni (CNIT) partner under the supervision of Professor Nicola Blefari-Melazzi at Department of Electronic Engineering of the University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy for 14 months. From December 2015 to December 2016 he was Postdoctoral Researcher (supervised by Dr. Riccardo Lancellotti and Dr. Claudia Canali) working on SAMMClouds project at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy . In January 2018, he joined University of Padua, Italy , (among the best Italian universities) as Senior Researcher (Researcher Grant B). Since January 2019, he is working as senior researcher in the Department of Computer Science - Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada . He is already contributed to some projects in H2020 European Projects e.g., SUPERFLUIDITY , TagSmartIt , and co-financed by the Italian Public Education Ministry (i.e., Ministry of Education, Universities, and Research or MIUR ):

Also, He worked as a researcher in scheduling/resource allocation in grid/cloud computing under the supervision of Professors Rajkumar Buyya, Jemal Abawajy, Ajith Abraham and Mukesh Singhal since 2011. His research interests are mainly in the area of security and privacy. In this area, he published more than 100 papers in top-most international peer-reviewed journals and conferences, including IEEE TCC, IEEE TNSM, IEEE TSUSC, IEEE TGCN, IEEE ICC, IEEE GLOBECOM, IEEE INFOCOM Woskshops, IEEE ISCC, IEEE SMC, IEEE PIMRC, and IEEE Network. He is Associate Editor for IEEE - IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics (TCE), IET - IET Communications, Springer - Cluster Computing, KSII - Transactions on Internet and Information Systems and Taylor & Francis - International Journal of Computers and Applications (IJCA), and he served as Program Committee member of several prestigious conferences, including IEEE INFOCOM Workshops, IEEE GLOBECOM, IEEE ICC, IEEE ICCE, IEEE UCC, IEEE SC2, IEEE ScalCom, and IEEE SMC. He was General Chair for FMEC 2019 and INCoS 2018. He is Technical program Chair for IEEE FMEC 2020.

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