Recent news:

  1. Accepted SRC paper at SIGMOD17 with a title ST-Hadoop: MapReduce Framework for Big Spatio-temporal Data
  2. Accepted full research paper at SSTD17 with a title ST-Hadoop: MapReduce Framework for Spatio-temporal Data
  3. Accepted Demo paper at VLDB17 with a title A Demonstration of ST-Hadoop: A MapReduce Framework for Big Spatio-temporal Data
  4. Accepted Demo paper at SIGSPATIAL16 with a title A Demonstration of SHAREK: An Efficient Matching Framework for Ride Sharing Systems
  5. Student travel grant Award from NSF MDM2015
  6. Accepted paper at MDM15

    Bin Cao, Louai Alarabi, Mohamed Mokbe, Anas Basalamah. "SHAREK: A Scalable Dynamic Ride Sharing System" . In Proceedings of the 16th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Data Management 15 - 18 June, 2015, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

  7. Best Overall Poster Award, U-Spatial Symposium 2014 link
  8. Accepted Demo at ICDE15

    Amr Magdy, Louai Alarabi, Saif Al-Harthi, Mashaal Musleh, Thanaa Ghanem, Sohaib Ghani and Mohamed Mokbel. " Demonstration of Taghreed: A System for Querying, Analyzing, and Visualizing Geotagged Microblogs". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2015, Seoul, South Korea, April, 2015.

  9. Student travel grant Award from NSF SIGSPATIAL14
  10. Two accepted papers at SIGSPATIAL14

    * Louai Alarabi, Ahmed Eldawy, Rami Alghamdi, Mohamed F. Mokbel""TAREEG: A MapReduce-Based System for Extracting Spatial Data from OpenStreetMap 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS 2014) SIGSPATIAL 2014, Dallas, TX, USA
    * Amr Magdy, Louai Alarabi , Saif Al-Harthi , Mashaal Musleh , Thanaa M.Ghanem, Sohaib Ghani, Mohamed F. Mokbel""Taghreed: A System for Querying, Analyzing, and Visualizing Geotagged Microblogs 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS 2014) SIGSPATIAL 2014, Dallas, TX, USA

  11. Accepted Demo at SIGMOD14

    Louai Alarabi, Ahmed Eldawy, Rami Alghamdi, Mohamed F. Mokbel.""TAREEG: A MapReduce-Based Web Service for Extracting Spatial Data from OpenStreetMap To appear in Proceedings of ACM SIGMOD Conference on Management of Data,SIGMOD 2014, Snowbird, UT, USA, Jun, 2014.

  12. Internship at The GIS Technology Innovation Center www.gistic.org
  13. Accepted Demo at ICDE14

    Mohamed F. Mokbel, Louai Alarabi, Jie Bao, Ahmed Eldawy, Amr Magdy, Mohamed Sarwat, Ethan Waytas, and Steven Yackel.""A Demonstration of MNTG - A Web-based Road Network Traffic Generator".In the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering,ICDE 2014, Chicago, USA, April, 2014.

  14. Accepted Paper at SSTD13

    Mohamed F. Mokbel, Louai Alarabi, Jie Bao, Ahmed Eldawy, Amr Magdy, Mohamed Sarwat, Ethan Waytas, and Steven Yackel."MNTG: An Extensible Web-based Traffic Generator".In Proceedings of the 13th International Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases,SSTD 2013, Munich, Germany, August 2013. To appear in Proceedings of ACM SIGMOD Conference on Management of Data, SIGMOD 2014, Snowbird, UT, USA, Jun, 2014.

  15. Student travel grant Award from NSF SSTD2011