Abdeltawb M Hendawi

Postdoctoral Research Associate, working with Professor John Stankovic in the area of Smart Cities.

Department of Computer Science

University of Virginia

Research Interest

Big Data Management and Analysis

Spatial Database and GIS

Smart Cities


CS 6750 Database Systems (Grad Level), University of Virginia, Spring 2017

CS 4750 Database Systems (Undergrad Level), University of Virginia, Fall 2016

Recent Activities

  • Two papers accepted at the IEEE ICDE 2017
  • A paper accepted at the ACM/IEEE ICCPS 2017
  • A paper accepted at the GeoInformatica journal 2016
  • Blue Sky Ideas Award, Computing Community Consortium, ACM SIGSPATIAL, San Francisco, CA, USA, 2016
  • A paper accepted at the IEEE BigData, Intelligent Data Mining special session 2016
  • Participating in Reproducibility in Data Science Workshop, talks by Don Brown and Chaitan Baru, UVa, Nov 11th 2016
  • Presenting at the UVA Postdoctoral Research Symposium 2016, Sept 6th 2016
  • A vision paper and a poster/short paper accepted at the ACM SIGSPATIAL 2016, Sept 2nd 2016 \
  • A journal paper got revision
  • Mentor in the Undergraduate Student Opportunities for Academic Research (USOAR) 2016/2017 program, Aug 2016
  • Patent No. 62/352,181 for the RxSpatial Library, June 20th 2016
  • Founding Co-chair for the 1st IEEE International Workshop on Big Spatial Data (BSD 2016)
  • Three Demo papers accpeted at IEEE MDM, ACM DEBS and ACM SIGMOD Conferences 2016
  • Cochairing the 6th ACM SIGSPATIAL IWGS International Workshop on GeoStreaming, Seattle, WA, Nov 3, 2015
  • Started PostDoc Research Associate in CS at University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA, 08/25/2015
  • WAW!, done with my PhD Final Defense, Minneapolis, MN, USA, 24 August 2015
  • Glade to accept the Hobby postdoctoral Research Fellowship at CS UVA, Aug 2015-2016
  • Two Awards at IEEE MDM, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, 15 -18 June 2015
  • A paper at the IEEE ICDE Conference 2015
  • Patent No. 62/175,032 for the COMA System, 6/12/2015
  • Attended the NSF Day at the University of Washington, Bothell, April 2015
  • Advanced Seminar/Tutorial + short paper + two Demo papers accepted at IEEE MDM Conference 2015
  • A poster accepted at the third UW-MSR machine learning workshop, Microsoft, Seattle, Feb 20, 2015
  • Two articles accepted at Encyclopaedia of GIS 2nd edition, 2015
  • Best Demo Paper Award at ACM SIGSPATIAL, Dallas, Texas, 2014
  • Guest Speaker. GeoSpatial Data Management. At Microsoft Bing Maps, Bellevue, Washington, Nov 2014