Pansy Arafa

Pansy Arafa

Graduated (PhD), 2017

I am currently a graduate student in the University of Waterloo. I received my B.Sc. in computer and information sciences at Ain Shams University in 2010, ranked seventh of my department.

Jean-Christophe Petkovich

Jean-Christophe Petkovich

PhD Student

My current research interests include real-time embedded systems, programming languages and pattern recognition. I am presently investigating approaches for benchmarking software.

Ramy Medhat

Ramy Medhat

Graduated (PhD, 2017

Short Biography

Ramy Medhat received his B.Sc in 2007 from the Computer Systems Department, Faculty of Computer and Information Sciences, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt.  He received his M.Sc in 2011 from the same department, thesis title "Performance evaluation of DNA based self-assembled Computer Architectures". His research interests include embedded systems, distributed systems, and runtime verification. He is currently a PhD student in the Real-Time Embedded Systems Lab, ECE, University of Waterloo.
Mahmoud Salem

Mahmoud Salem

Graduated (PhD), 2019

I am currently a Graduate Student in Electrical & Computer Engineering department at University of Waterloo, Canada.

Greta Cutulenco

Greta Cutulenco

MASc Student

Greta is currently a graduate student pursuing a Master's in Applied Science at the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Waterloo. She is working on system trace mining, analysis, and visualization and the applicability of the extracted information for system certification.

sean kauffman

Sean Kauffman

PhD Student

Sean Kauffman completed his undergraduate degree at Goshen College in Goshen, Indiana in the Spring of 2005. Although Goshen was a Liberal Arts school, he studied Computer Science and received a Bachelor of Arts in that field.

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Kamal Lamichhane

Graduated (MASc), 2017

Kamal is currently a graduate student pursuing a Master's in Applied Science in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Waterloo. He is working on Embedded system research in Real-time Embedded Software Group. He has received a Bachelor of Electronics & Communication Engineering from Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology Bangalore, with Gold Medal. In due course of time he has worked in STUDSAT-2, ISRO sponsored India's first Twin Nano-Satellite project, as a core member of RTOS Implementation. He has also presented his research paper at IEEE conference, Meterology for Aerospace at Benevento, Italy.

Reiner Torres

Reinier Torres

PhD Student

Reinier is a PhD student in the University of Waterloo in the Electrical and Computing Engineering Program. His work revolves around real-time systems verification and analysis.

David Shin

David Shin

Graduated (MASc), 2018

I am currently a masters student in the E&CE department at university of Waterloo, under the supervision of Professor Sebastian Fischmeister, as part of the Embedded Software Group. I am currently working on an experimental platform for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) algorithms. I received my Mechatronics Engineering degree at University of Waterloo in 2014.

Anson Jacob

Anson Jacob

MASc Student
 

Anson Jacob is a Computer Engineering graduate from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He also holds a Mechatronics Diploma from Temasek Polytechnic, Singapore. He was a Software Engineer for almost three years with JVCKENWOOD, Singapore. Anson is currently pursuing his Master's in Applied Science under the

Anderson Oliveira

Anderson Oliveira

Graduated (MASc), 2019

Anderson Oliveira received his Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering from Federal University of Goiás, Brazil, in 2014. After graduation, Anderson has worked with sensor design for seeding equipment, development of embedded software and autonomous image capture systems used in autonomous vehicles.

Murray Dunne

Murray Dunne

MASc Student

Murray Dunne completed his BSc. in Computer Science at the University of Victoria in 2016. During his degree, he worked on firmware for a medical device for the treatment of atrial fibrillation at Kardium. Murray is currently studying for his Master's of Mathematics (Computer Science) under the supervision of Prof. Sebastian Fischmeister.

Nirmal

Nirmal Benann

Graduated (MASc), 2018

Nirmal holds an undergraduate degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Waterloo. During his undergraduate degree, Nirmal worked as an Undergraduate Research Assistant under the supervision of Prof.  Sebastian Fischmeister. The internships during his undergraduate career allowed him to explore different industries and gave him an opportunity to work on various projects such as optimising a notification delivery service and implementing the software component of encoders and decoders for video/audio transmission. Nirmal is currently pursuing a degree in Master's of Applied Science in the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering under the supervision of Prof. Sebastian Fischmeister. His current projects deal with accelerating algorithms using heterogenous systems which is also one of his research interests along with Embedded Systems and Distributed Systems.

Waleed Khan

Waleed Khan

MASc student

Waleed received his Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechatronics Engineering from the University of Waterloo. He is currently working under the supervision of Professor Sebastian Fischmeister in the Real-Time Embedded Software group.

Ajay Singh

Ajay Kumar Singh

Graduated (MASc), 2018

Ajay received his Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, India. He was a project engineer for almost two years with Department of Science & Technology, India. He is currently working under the supervision of Professor Sebastian Fischmeister in the Real-Time Embedded Software group.

Mohammad Basiri

Mohammad Hossein Basiri

PhD Student

Mohammad Hossein Basiri received his B.Sc. from Isfahan University of Technology (IUT), Isfahan, Iran and his M.Sc. from Sharif University of Technology (SUT), Tehran, Iran both in Electrical Engineering - Systems and Controls with the highest ranking honors in University and departmental classes.

Shailja Thakur

Shailja Thakur

PhD student

Shailja Thakur is currently a student at the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Waterloo under the supervision of Professor Sebastian Fischmeister. Her primary focus of research includes applied machine learning, anomaly detection, deep neural nets, statistical analysis, and automotive fault detection.

Ilia Sucholutsky

Ilia Sucholutsky

PhD Student

Ilia Sucholutsky completed his BMath in Statistics at the University of Waterloo in 2017. During his degree he worked in various machine learning positions ranging from data science at a major Canadian bank to algorithm development and bio-signals research at a biomedical athletics startup. Ilia is currently studying for his PhD in Statistics at Waterloo with a focus on Deep Learning, under the supervision of Dr.

Adan Flores

Adan Flores

MASc Student

Adan Flores holds a Bachelor’s in mechatronics engineering from Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez in 2014. Adan worked as an embedded software engineer at Delphi Automotive Systems for almost 4 years. Adan is currently pursuing his master degree in applied science under the supervision of Dr. Sebastian Fischmeister. His research interests include embedded systems and embedded software.

Shefali Sharma

Shefali Sharma

MASc student

Shefali is currently pursuing her master's degree in applied science under the supervision of Dr. Sebastian Fischmeister, University of Waterloo. Her current research field is functional safety and cybersecurity of autonomous vehicles.

Hank Du

Hank Du

MEng Student


Hank Du received his B.Eng in Electrical Engineering from Dalhousie University in 2017. He is currently pursuing his M.Eng degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering with software diploma in University of Waterloo. He has experience working

Nathan Liu

Nathan Liu

MASc Student

Nathan graduated with a BASc in Computer Engineering from the University of Waterloo in 2019 and is currently pursuing a MASc with a focus on embedded systems security. During his undergraduate degree, he interned at many companies, including IO Industries, BlackBerry, and NVIDIA, where he developed his interest in working with low-level software.

Lucas Coelho

Lucas Coelho

MASc student

Lucas Coelho received his B.Sc degree on Automation and Control Engineering from UFSC, Brazil, in 2018. During his degree, he worked with non-linear model predictive control and embedded software for an airborne wind energy prototype.