Mahmoud Abo Khamis

Computer Scientist, RelationalAI

Mahmoud Abo Khamis is a Senior Computer Scientist at RelationalAI since 2017. He received his PhD in Computer Science and Engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 2016. He also worked as a Senior Database Engineer at Infor from 2015 until 2017. His research interests include database systems and theory, in-database machine learning, query optimization and evaluation, information theory, and beyond worst-case analysis. His work has received two PODS Best Paper Awards in 2016 and 2022, two SIGMOD Research Highlight Awards in 2016 and 2022, and the Best CSE Dissertation Award 2016 from SUNY Buffalo. His work also received several invitations to the Journal of the ACM, the ACM TODS, and the ACM STOC. He served on the program committees of PODS 2019, PODS 2021, and ICDT 2022, and he is also a reviewer for the VLDB Journal and the ACM TODS among others.

Program Visits

Logic and Algorithms in Database Theory and AI, Fall 2023, Visiting Scientist
database systems and theory, query optimization, information theory, beyond worst-case analysis