I am a fourth year Ph.D. student in University of Minnesota, Computer Science and Engineering. I work in the Data Management Lab with Prof. Mohamed Mokbel. I received my B.Sc.and M.Sc. in University of Alexandria. My main research area is database. I worked in several research projects while in Minnesota including GeoSocialDB, StreamRec and SpatialHadoop. I am currently leading the work in SpatialHadoop where I am taking Hadoop one step further to support spatial data.