Dr. Karim Abu Affash
Karim Abu Affash has obtained a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in 2012. He is currently a faculty member at Department of Software Engineering of Shamoon Academic College of Engineering in Beer Sheva, Israel. His research interests include computational and discrete geometry, approximation algorithms, operations research and networks design
2008-2012 Ph.D. in Computer Science. Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel. Dissertation title: Geometric Optimization Problems in Wireless Networks. Adviser: Prof. Matya Katz.
2006-2008 M.Sc. (cum Laude) in Computer Science. Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel. Improved Bounds on the Average Distance to the Fermat-Weber Center of a Convex Object.
Adviser: Prof. Matya Katz.
2001-2005 B.Tec. (cum Laude) in Software Engineering. SCE- Sami Shamoon College of Engineering, Beer Sheva Israel.
computational and discrete geometry, approximation algorithms, operations research and networks design.
Geometric Optimization Problems in Networks. United States - Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF), 2017-2021.
(joint with Prof. Paz Carmi from Ben Gurion University, Israel and Prof. Joseph Mitchell from Stony Brook University, USA.)