About Dr. Sherif Sakr is a senior research associate / lecturer in the Service Oriented Computing (SOC) research group at School of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), University of New South Wales (UNSW), Australia. He received his PhD degree in computer science from Konstanz University, Germany in 2007. He received his BSc and MSc degree in computer science from information systems department, the Faculty of Computers and Information, Cairo University, Egypt, in 2000 and 2003 respectively. Prior to taking up the current position, he worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at National ICT Australia (NICTA).
Much of Sherif’s past research work has revolved around the Pathfinder XQuery compil