Dr. Karim Abu Affash

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

Profile

Software engineering
Head of department, Be'er Sheva Senior lecturer
Be'er Sheva
Be'er Sheva

Be'er Sheva

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Education

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.

Research

computational and discrete geometry, approximation algorithms, operations research and networks design.

Courses

Algorithms I
Algorithms II
Logics I
Complexity
Randomized Algorithms

Publications

Grants

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.)