Jalal Kawash

Teaching Professor; Associate Head - Teaching and Learning

Department of Computer Science

PhD - Computer Science

University of Calgary, 2000

MSc

Lebanese American University,1995

BSc

American University of Beirut, 1991

Contact information

Phone

Office: 403.220.6619

Web presence

Website

Location

Office : ICT706

Courses

  • CPSC 471 - Data Base Management Systems
  • CPSC 559 - Introduction to Distributed Systems

Research and teaching

Research areas

  • Distributed systems
  • Distributed-shared memory
  • Memory consistency models
  • Internet-caching
  • Programmability
  • Synchronization
  • Process coordination
  • Critical sections
  • Producer/consumer coordination
  • Web and internet computing
  • Mobile virtual communities