Master in Web Technology (MWT)

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MWT is a Master's program which will give students the opportunity to develop outstanding application development expertise in the fast-paced area of web technologies. As a graduate of this master program students will be able to:

  • Create and deploy web-based applications.
  • Use web application frameworks.
  • Build scalable web applications and analyse their performance using the adequate 
    tools and techniques.

Sira W. ASTOUR

PH. D. In Computer Engineering & Networking

Email

MWT_pd@svuonline.org,

 

 

EDUCATION & Diploma

2013

PhD, Computer Engineering & Networking.  Damascus University

1997

M.Sc., Computer Science with Computer Engineering option. USA

1990

B.S., Electrical Engineering, Electronics option. Tishreen University

 

ACADEMIC & TRAINING COURSES TAUGHT

2016-present

Vice Dean for Administrative and Student Affairs in the Faculty of Communication & Information Engineering - Arab International University –AIU Damascus

 

2007 - 2009

Chairperson Syrian Commission for Family Affairs (SCFA)

 

2009 - present

Teacher in the Information Technology Engineering Faculty – Damascus University
1991-1995

Teacher of Information Technology Engineering Faculty - Tishreen University Latakia

1998 - 2007 Syrian Computer Society (SCS - Latakia, Syria  )
2002 – 2007 Member of three consecutive elected Administrative Committee

 

ACADEMIC TEACHING & TRAINING EXPERIENCES and POSITIONS

 

Damascus University

Teaching Computer Architecture I & II, Network Application Programming, Supervising projects & graduation theses

 

Arab International University - AIU

Teaching Computer Organization, Operating System 1, Parallel programming and supervising projects & graduation theses

 

Tishreen University

  • Teaching theoretical and practical sides of Distributed Systems, Modeling & Simulation, Data Security, Parallel Programming and Algorithms, Computer Architecture & Organization, Advanced Operating Systems, and Programming Languages C, C++, and Java.

  • Supervising projects & graduation theses, and involving in developing new curricula, new labs, new experiments and new courses.

 

Research Papers

  • S. Astour, F. Al-Abbas, J. Al-Kheir; Elastic Workflow Advanced Reservation Planning Algorithm (EWARP); Engineering Science Magazine, Damascus University, 2014.
  • S. Astour, F. Al-Abbas, J. Al-Kheir; Enhancing QoS Workflows Performance by Using Elastic Advance Co-Reservations; Engineering Science Magazine, Damascus University, 2014.