Mohamed Magdy , Ph.D.

Senior TA.

Biography
Education
Affiliation
Honours & Awards
Work Experience
Community Service
Publications
Funds and Projects
Courses
Office hours

Biography

  • I'm a PhD student in the department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech. My research interests are information retrieval, digital libraries, data analysis, and semantic Web. I earned my B.S in computer science from Alexandria University and M.Sc from Arab Academy for Science and Technology (AAST). I'm now working in the Digital Library Research and Laboratory (DLRL) lab under the supervision of Dr. Edward A. Fox. My work involves developing new focused crawling approaches for modeling and collecting information from the WWW about crises events. I'm also working on connecting digital libraries and web archives to build live collections for crises events.

Courses Added

Courses Added
CourseAcademic yearTerm

CS218 - System Programming

2010 Spring View All Content
- Lectures Notes - Exams - Course Outline - Problem Sets - tutorials - Lab Material

Funds and Projects

  • Not applicable
    Funded Project
Fall - 2012
DayFromTo
Sunday 10am 12pm

Work Experience

  • Database Developer, Jul 2006 - Feb 2007
    Development
    Ejada
    Oracle forms and reports developer

Education

  • Bcs. Computer Engineering in Computer Engineering, Alexandria University, Jul 2005

List of Publications

    • Kavanaugh, A.L., Sheetz, S.D., Hassan, R., *Yang, S., Elmongui, H.G., Fox, E.A., *Magdy, M., Shoemaker, D. , "Between a Rock and a Cell Phone: Communication and Information Use During the Egyptian Uprising" , Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management , 2012.
           
           
    • Seungwon Yang, Kiran Chitturi, Gregory Wilson, Mohamed Magdy, and Edward A. Fox., "A Study of Automation from Seed URL Generation to Focused Web Archive Development: The CTRnet Context." , Proceedings of the 12th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries , 2012.
           
           
    • V. Srinivasan, M. Magdy, and E. A. Fox. , "Enhanced Browsing System for Electronic Theses and Dissertations. " , 14th International Symposium on Electronic Theses and Dissertations , 2011.
           
           
    • M. Magdy, Y. H. Hanafy, and A. M. Bayoumi, "Parallel LU Factorization on GPU" , Proceedings of 20th International Conference on Computer Theory and Applications , 2010.
           
           

Affiliation

  • Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport
    Teaching Assistant

Honours & Awards

  • Not applicable

Community Service

  • Not Applicable

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