Dr Nour Ali is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at Brunel University London since June 2017. She currently co-heads the Brunel Software Engineering Lab (http://www.brunel-sweng.org/) She received her PhD in Software Engineering from Universidad Politecnica de Valencia – Spain and has a Major in Computer Science from Bir-Zeit University- Palestine. Before moving to Brunel, she was a Principal Lecturer in Software Engineering at University of Brighton and held research fellowships at Lero, the Irish Software Engineering Research Centre and the Politecnico di Milano. She also has been a visiting researcher at Leicester University and Free University of Bolzen.
She has been Principal Investigator and member of several research and knowledge transfer projects. Her research focuses on developing software architecture techniques, methods and tools and applying them to different challenging systems and situations such as distributed, mobile and adaptive. She has over 70 publications in journals, books and conferences. Here are links to her publications on dblp and google scholar . She also is a reviewer for top journals and national funding bodies such as EPSRC. She serves in several Programme and Organization Committees of conferences and workshops in her area and has co-edited 4 books.
Dr Ali has experience of Higher Education teaching, from undergraduate to MSc level. She has a PG Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education from the University of Brighton. She is also Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA).
Newest selected publications
Alshuqayran, N., Ali, N. and Evans, R. (2018) 'Towards Micro Service Architecture Recovery: An Empirical Study'.IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURE. Seattle. 23 - 4 May. Proceedings - 2018 IEEE 15th International Conference on Software Architecture, ICSA 2018. pp. 47 - 56.Open Access Link
Rosique, F., Ali, N. and Losilla, F. (2018) 'Adapting a component-based model approach to SOA: A robotic experience'.13th International Conference on Software Technologies. Porto, Portugal.Open Access Link
Ali, N., Baker, S., O Crowley, R., Herold, S. and Buckley, J. (2017) 'Erratum to: Architecture consistency: State of the practice, challenges and requirements'. Empirical Software Engineering, 23 (3). pp. 1 - 2. ISSN: 1382-3256 Open Access Link
Bahsoon, R., Ali, N., Heisel, M., Maxim, B. and Mistrik, I. (2017) 'Software Architecture for Cloud and Big Data: An Open Quest for The Architecturally Significant Requirements', inSoftware Architecture for Big Data and the Cloud. Morgan Kaufmann. ISBN 10: 0128093382.
Mistrik, I., Bahsoon, R., Maxim, B. and Ali, N. (2017) 'Software Architecture for Big Data and the Cloud'. Morgan Kaufmann. ISSN 10: 0128054670 ISSN 13: 9780128054673