Mohamed Hefeeda
 Professor and Director


Phone: (778) 782 - 8826
  CS Main Office – ASB 9971
Address: School of Computing Science
                Simon Fraser University
                8888 University Drive
                Burnaby, BC 
                Canada  V5A 1S6


I am a professor in the School of Computing Science at Simon Fraser University.  My current research interests include:

§  Multimedia networking

§  Mobile and wireless video streaming 

§  Immersive video processing and delivery

§  Cloud-supported multimedia systems


I lead the Network Systems Lab. More information on the projects that my students and I are currently working on is posted on our lab web page.


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To Prospective Students: I have open PhD positions in my research group.  Please visit this page for more info.   


Awards and Honours

§    Best Student Paper Award—Honorable Mention from the ACM Multimedia Systems Conference, June 2018.

§    Best Paper Award from the ACM Multimedia Systems Conference, March 2015.

§    Best Associate Editor, ACM Transactions on Multimedia on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications (TOMM), October 2014.

§    NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada) Discovery Accelerator Supplement (DAS), 2011.

§    My research on optimizing mobile video streaming systems has been featured in the ACM Tech News (1 July 2009), the CTV British Columbia channel (26 June 2009), and SFU NEWS (28 May 2009).

§    Best Technical Demonstration Award from the ACM Multimedia 2008 Conference.

§    Best Paper Award from the IEEE Innovations 2008 Conference.

§    Distinguished Graduate Award, Syndicate of Egyptian Engineers, 1994.

§    Distinguished Undergraduate Award, Faculty of Engineering, Mansoura University, Egypt, five times (1989—1994).