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EECS Welcomes new Professors: Dr. H. Khazaei

Dr. Hamzeh Khazaei was an assistant professor in software engineering and intelligent systems at Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Alberta (2017-2019). Dr. Khazaei founded the Dependable Distributed Systems Lab (DDSL) at ECE department as the director. Previously, he was a research associate at the University of Toronto. He received his PhD degree in Computer Science from the University of Manitoba in 2013 where he extended queuing theory and stochastic processes to accurately model the performance and availability of cloud computing systems. His research on cloud computing, performance modeling, big data management, and intelligent systems has attracted a lot of attention from government, media and research community through increased funding, frequent citations, partnership with various industries, a number of best paper awards and spotlight recognitions from top-tier journals and conferences.