Omar Arif Abdul-Rahman

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Name
Omar Arif Abdul-Rahman
E-mail
omarnii.ac.jp
Affiliation
National Institute of Informatics
Section
Information Systems Architecture Science Research Division
Job title
Assistant Professor by special appointment
Degree
Ph.D. (Information Science)(Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Hokkaido University, Hokkaido, Japan.)

Profile

Dr. Omar Abdul-Rahman received the B.Sc. and the M.Sc. from the Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, University of Technology, Baghdad, Iraq in 2004 and 2006 respectively. He worked for several years as engineer in Dokan Hydropower Station, Kurdstan region, Iraq. By 2009, he had been nominated by Japanese government scholarship (MEXT) to pursue his PH.D. study in Japan. In 2013, he received PH.D. degree in Information Technology from Hokkadio University and attended Professor Kento Aida Lab, Information Systems Architecture Science Research Division, Center for Grid Research and Development, National Institute of informatics (NII), Tokyo, Japan, as a project researcher. Currently, Dr. Omar is an Assistant Professor at the same lab. He is doing research in cloud computing related area. Moreover, his current research interests include genetic algorithms, evolutionary computation and multiobjective optimization.

Research Areas

 
 

Education

 
Apr 2010
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Mar 2013
Ph.D.(Information Science), Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Hokkaido University, Hokkaido, Japan.
 
Oct 2009
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Mar 2010
Research Student, Information Initiative Center, Hokkaido University, Hokkaido, Japan.
 
Oct 2004
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Apr 2007
M.Sc.(Electronic Engineering), Electrical and Electronic Engineering Departmen, University of Technology, Baghdad, Iraq.
 
Oct 1999
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Aug 2004
B.Sc.(Electrical and Electronic Engineering), Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department, University of Technology, Baghdad, Iraq.
 

Published Papers

 
Performance of Hadoop Application on Hybrid Cloud
Hayata Ohnaga, Kento Aida,Omar Arif Abdul-Rahman
Computer System Research (CPSY), Technical Report,   114(155) 19-24   Jul 2014   [Refereed]
Towards Understanding the Usage Behavior of Google Cloud Users: The Mice and Elephants Phenomenon
Omar Arif Abdul-Rahman,Kento Aida
272-277   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Evaluation on the Performance Fluctuation of Hadoop Jobs in the Cloud
Aida, Kento; Abdul-Rahman, Omar; Sakane, Eisaku; Motoyama, Kazutaka
159-166,   Dec 2013   [Refereed]
An adaptive Parameters Binary Real coded Genetic Algorithm for Constraint Optimization Problems: Performance Analysis and Estimation of Optimal Control Parameter
O. Abdul-Rahman, M. Munetomo and K. Akama
Journal of Information Sciences, Elsevier   233(1) 54-86   Jun 2013   [Refereed]
Binary-Real Coded Genetic Algorithm for Resource Allocation Problem in Cloud Platforms
O. Abdul-Rahman, M. Munetomo and K. Akama
Hokkaido University      Mar 2013   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Multi-Level Autonomic Architecture for the Management of Virtualized Application Environments in Cloud Platforms
Omar Arif Abdul-Rahman
Joint mini-symposium held by Doshisha University, Kyoto, and Hokkaido University   2011   
Towards a User-Oriented Syntactic Workload Generator for Cloud
Omar Abdul-Rahman, Kento Aida
Annual Meeting on Advanced Computing System and Infrastructure (ACSI) 2015, Tsukuba, Japan.   Jan 2015   
Inter-Cloud Workload Dispatcher
Omar Abdul-Rahman, Kento Aida
booth of National Institute of Informatics (NII), in 2014 International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC’14), New Orleans, USA.   2014   
Inter-Cloud Workload Dispatcher: How Inter-Cloud Will Shape The Future Of Cloud Computing?
Omar Abdul-Rahman, Kento Aida, Hayata Ohnaga
National Institute of Informatics (NII) Open House,   May 2014   
Multi-Level Autonomic Architecture for the Management of Virtualized Application Environments in Cloud Platforms
Omar Arif Abdul-Rahman,M. Munetomo and K. Akama,
booth of Information Initiative Center, Hokkaido University, in 2011 International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC’11), Seattle, USA.   2011   

Works

 
FPGAGA: FPGA executable version of simple GA
Omar Arif Abdul-Rahman   The Others   
source code program developed by O. Abdul-Rahman as a part of M.Sc. research, the program is coded in VHDL language, it was executed using Foundation 2.1i, a software tool from XILINX. The code was provided as a separate appendix with M.Sc. thesis.
Binary-Real Coded Genetic Algorithm
Omar Arif Abdul-Rahman   The Others   
“Binary-Real Coded Genetic Algorithm”, source code program developed by O. Abdul-Rahman as a part of Ph.D. research, the program is coded in M language, it was executed using MATLAB 7.

Scholarships, Grants, Recognition and Academic activities

 
May 2015   Program committee member
Emerging Software as a Service and Analytics - ESaaSA 2015, workshop in conjunction with the 4th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science - CLOSER 20- 22 May, 2015 - Barcelona, Spain.
Dec 2014   Marquis Who's Who 32nd edition.
Listee, Marquis Who's Who 32nd edition. December, 2014.
Apr 2014   Program committee member
Emerging Software as a Service and Analytics - ESaaSA 2014, workshop in conjunction with the 4th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science - CLOSER 3- 5 April, 2014 - Barcelona, Spain.
2012   Invited Reviewer
IEEE CyberC 2012 – International Conference on Cyber-enabled distributed computing and knowledge, Sanya, China, 2012.
Oct 2011   Conference travels grant
Hokkaido University Global Center of Excellence (GCOE) Program, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Conference travels grant to attend IEEE-NaBIC 2011 conference in Salamanca, Spain, 19-21 Oct. 2011.