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educator , Computer scientist

Shahid Jabbar, Pakistani computer scientist, educator. Achievements include research in external memory variant of the famous heuristic search algorithm A*; research in tailored the concepts of I/O complexity analysis for state space exploration in implicit graphs; research in external memory variant of the famous value iteration algoirthm for large-scale dynamic programming in deterministic & probabilistic domains.

Background

Jabbar, Shahid was born on May 13, 1977 in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. Son of Abdul Jabbar and Nelofar Sultana.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with summa cum laude, Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Karachi, 1999. Master of Science in Applied Computer Science, University Freiburg, Germany, 2003. Doctor of Philosophy summa cum laude, Technology University Dortmund, Germany, 2008.

Career

Teaching assistant Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, 1999. Software engineer Jubilee Spinning & Weaving Mills, 2000. Research assistant University Freiburg, 2002—2003, teaching assistant, 2003.

Research scientist Technology University Dortmund, 2004—2007. Software engineer, researcher Jeppesen (Boeing), Gothenburg, Sweden, since 2008. Supervision graduate theses Technology University Dortmund, 2004—2007, project manager graduate projects, Germany, 2004—2007, teaching assistant, 2004—2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in external memory variant of the famous heuristic search algorithm A*. Research in tailored the concepts of I/O complexity analysis for state space exploration in implicit graphs. Research in external memory variant of the famous value iteration algoirthm for large-scale dynamic programming in deterministic & probabilistic domains.

Membership

Member of European Association Software Science & Technology, Association Computing Machinery.

Connections

Married Karolina Sjöberg Jabbar, July 4, 2009.

father:
Abdul Jabbar

mother:
Nelofar Sultana

spouse:
Karolina Sjöberg Jabbar