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Hi, I’m Abdelrahman.
CS PhD student

I am currently a PhD student in Computer Science at the University of Waterloo, specializing in Systems and Networking. My supervisor is Prof. Samer Al-Kiswany. I am part of the Waterloo Advanced Systems Lab (WASL) and the Systems and Networking Group. I have an extensive background in various areas of computer science, including Web development and Hardware Design verification.

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  • "DedupBench: A Benchmarking Tool for Data Chunking Techniques", CCECE 23. Regina, SK, Septemper 2023.


  • DedupBench: A Benchmarking Tool for Data Chunking Techniques

    Alan Liu, Abdelrahman Baba, Sreeharsha Udayashankar, Samer Al-Kiswany
    IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE ), 2023. [pdf]


  • Acronis Best Patent Award for 2023.
  • UWaterloo Graduate Student Research Dissemination Award 2023.
  • UWaterloo International Doctoral Student Award (IDSA).


Jan 2023 - Present
University of Waterloo
PhD in Computer Science Specializing in Systems and Networking. Supervised by Prof. Samer Al-Kiswany.
Sep 2018 - Dec 2022
An-Najah National University
Bachelor of Computer Engineering (2018 - 2022) Graduated with first class honours and distinction, Dean's List throughout GPA: 3.84/4.00