Prof. Dr. Eng. Mohammad A. Mikki
Professor of Computer Engineering
Computer Engineering Department
The Islamic University of Gaza, Gaza, Palestine
Tel. +970- 08- 286 0700 Ext. 2876
Mohammad A. Mikki is a professor of parallel and distributed computing in the computer engineering Department at IUG with about twenty years of research, teaching, and consulting experience in various computer engineering disciplines. Dr. Mikki was the first chairman of the electrical and computer engineering (ECE) department at IUG in the academic year of 1995-1996. He taught both graduate and undergraduate courses at the ECE department at IUG. In addition he taught several undergraduate courses at the College of Science and Technology, College of Education (currently Al-Aqsa University), Al-Quds Open University, and University of Palestine. He was a visiting Professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona (USA) during the academic year of 1999-2000. He was granted DAAD Study Visit Scholarship to Paderborn University in Paderborn in Germany from July 2002 to August 2002 from DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service). Dr. Mikki published about thirty publications in both international journals and conferences.
Dr. Mikki got both his Ph.D. and Master of Science in Computer Engineering from Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York, USA in December 1994 and May 1989 respectively. He also got his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the Department of Electrical Engineering at BirZeit University in BirZeit in West Bank in August 1984.
Dr. Mikki got a graduate research assistantship from NPAC (North East Parallel Architecture Center) at Syracuse University in Syracuse in New York (USA) during the year of 1989-1990. He also got a Research Assistantship from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Syracuse University in Syracuse, in New York (USA) during the period of 1990-1994. He also received a Deanery of Scientific Research grants from IUG during the academic years of 01/02, 03/04, and 07-08. Dr. Mikki was a software consultant and programmer at Vertechs Software Solutions Inc in Syracuse in New York (USA) during the period from 1991 to 1994. He was also a software consultant at Computer Software Modeling and Analysis in Fayetteville in New York (USA) from January 1993 to March 1993.
Dr. Mikki got two funded projects from the European Union (EU): Mediterranean Virtual University (MVU) project from 2004 to 2006 and Open Distance Inter-university Synergies between Europe, Africa and Middle East (ODISEAME) project from 2002 to 2005.
Research Interest: High Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing, Grid and Cluster Computing, Wireless and Mobile Networks, Modeling and Design of Digital Computer Systems, Internet Technology and Programming, Internet Performance Measurement Tools, and e-learning