Mohammad Hashemi

Title: Research Support Officer
Role: Researcher
Location: University College Cork
Email: mohammad.hashemi@ucc.ie
Phone: +353 (0)21 486 4389

Overview

Mohammad is finishing his PhD in Computer Science at University College Cork, Ireland. He gained his Master degree in CS from University Technology of Malaysia in 2012. At the time, he achieved the best student award of Computer Science Department and the best student award of the university. Mohammad has been learning, experiencing, and enjoying software development since 2002.

Current Activities

Mohammad has been involved in several projects. At the moment, he is working as a Research Support Officer in MaREI centre UCC. He is working as a part of the ICIP3 (Ireland’s Climate Information Platform) project.

Background

Mohammad was graduated with a Bachelor degree from Shiraz University, Iran. He then gained his MSc in computer science from University Technology of Malaysia (UTM.) His master was a research of a Multi Touch Graphical Password Authentication System in which, multi touch gestures and images were used to authenticate a user instead of Textual-Password. He started his PhD at UCC in July 2012. His research is about a framework, Baran, which helps to monitor and model users’ interactions in their digital lives with smart-devices, digital-machines, etc.

Mohammad is interested in the following areas:

  • Cloud Computing and Mobile Cloud Computing
  • Human and Computer Interaction
  • Authentication Methods
  • Interface Designing and Intelligent UI in terms of Context-awareness
  • Mobile, Smartphones, and PDAs computing and applications
  • Real User Monitoring, User Experience, and Quality of Experience.

Further Information

Awards:

  • IEEE Computer Society Special Prize, IEEEMadC Smartphone App Development Competition, 2014.
  • Third Place In Ireland, IEEEXtreme Programming Competition 8.0, 2014.
  • Third Place In Ireland, IEEEXtreme Programming Competition 7.0, 2013.
  • The Best Student Award, 2012, University Technology of Malaysia
  • Pro-Chancellor Award, 2012, University Technology of Malaysia
  • The Second Best Student Award, 2006, Shiraz University

Degrees:

  • PhD of Computer Science, ongoing, University College Cork, Ireland.
  • Master of Computer Science, 2012, University Technology of Malaysia
  • Bachelor Degree, 2009, Shiraz University
  • Associate Degree, 2006, Shiraz University

Further information can be found on Mohammad’s UCC People Profile or on LinkedIn

Research Areas