Short Bio

Masoud Sadjadi received the B.S. degree in hardware engineering in 1995, the M.S. degree in software engineering in 1999, and the Ph.D. degree in computer science from Michigan State University in 2004. Dr. Sadjadi is currently an Assistant Professor in the School of Computing and Information Sciences at Florida International University, where he has been on the faculty since 2004. He is the Co-Director of the Autonomic Computing Research Laboratory, the leader of several projects under the Latin American Grid, an active Co-PI of FIU Partnership for International Research and Education, and one of the Co-Founders of the Global CyberBridges, the Research and Education for Undergraduates, and the Communication Virtual Machine projects at FIU. He has extensive experience in software development and leading large scale software projects. Currently, he is collaborating with researcher in 8 countries and is leading several international research projects. He is serving as a Program Co-Chair of SEKE 2010, was the Program Co-Chair of the IEEE ICNSC 2008, has served in organizational and program committees of several international conferences and workshop, and has served as a referee for several IEEE and SP&E journals. His current research interests include Software Engineering, Distributed Systems, and High-Performance Computing with the focus on Autonomic, Pervasive, Grid and Cloud Computing. He has published more than 50 papers and is PI or Co-PI of 12 grants from NSF, IBM, Kaseya, TeraGrid, and FIU for total of over $4.5 million. He is a member of the IEEE and can be reached at and