Welcome!

I am currently a Ph.D student under the supervision of Prof.Costas S. Iliopoulos, Dr.Solon Pissis in the Department of informatics, King's College London and Prof. Knut Reinert, Freie Universit├Ąt Berlin. My research focuses on design and analysis of string algorithms and approximate pattern matching.

Education

- 2010-2011: MSc in Advanced Computer Science, University of Sheffield, UK.
- 2003-2008: BSc in Information Technology, King Saud University, KSA.

Journal Editing

- 2018 - Present: Member of the Editorial Board of AIMS Medical Science Journal
- 2017: Guest Editor of a special issue for AIMS Medical Science Journal on the topic of "The Future of Informatics in Biomedicine".

steering committee

2018 - present: Member of the steering committee for the International Student Conference on Mathematical Foundations in Bioinformatics, MatBio

Awards

- 2018: A Best Paper Award at SPIRE 2018: 25th International Symposium on String Processing and Information Retrieval
- 2017: Outstanding Research Award of PhD Stage, Embassy of Saudi Arabia, London
- 2016: Outstanding Research Award of PhD Stage, Embassy of Saudi Arabia, London

Contact

Department of Informatics
King's College London
Bush House
30 Aldwych, London WC2B 4BG
UK
Email: mai.alzamel(at)kcl.ac.uk