Moharram Challenger received his B.Sc., and M.Sc. degrees in
computer engineering and software engineering from IAU-Shabestar and
IAU-Arak Universities (Iran) in 2001 and 2005 respectively. He also
received his Ph.D. in Information Technologies from International Computer
Institute, Ege University, in Feb 2016. He was
ranked as the 1st best and the 2nd best graduated students in his B.Sc. and
M.Sc. After PhD., he has worked as an external Postdoc researcher in IT
group, Wageningen University of Research (WUR)
about 1 year.
During his professional life, from 2006 to 2013, he has been a
tenure-track faculty member, as a lecturer, at computer engineering
department, IAU-Shabestar University. Between Sep 2012-Dec 2016, he has
been Technical Consultant and R&D director of UNIT IT Ltd. company in
which they were leading an international ITEA project, called ModelWriter,
among Belgium, Turkey and France for three years. Also, Moharram was the
leader of work package 6 (Dissemination, Exploitation, and Standardization)
of ASSUME project in which 39 partners (including Airbus, Bosch, Scania,
Daimler, KHT Univ., KIT Univ. and so on) from Germany (as the leader),
Sweden, Turkey, France, and the Netherlands are involved.
Since, Jan 2017, Moharram is a member of faculty as Assistant
Professor at International Computer Institute, Ege
University. In addition, Moharram has experience of executing three
university projects in Iran, membership of one Turkish national project for
18 months, and team leading of a bilateral project between Slovenia and
Turkey for three years. Moharram has more than 30 publications in
well-known journals (such as ComLAN, SQJ, CSI,
EAAI, SP&E, IJCIS, ComSIS, MPE, and LNBIP)
and conferences (such as ECOOP, SPLASH, CAiSE, CompSAC, SAC and FedCSIS).
His research interests include domain-specific (modeling)
languages, and multi-agent and distributed systems with a focus on the
formal semantics and systematic evaluation of DSMLs. Currently he is
dealing with model based development of IoT and WSNs.