received the B.S. degree in telecommunications engineering from Ecole Superieur des
Communications (Sup'Com), Tunis,
Tunisia, in 2001, and the
M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in networking and computer science from the University of Paris VI,
Paris, France, in 2002 and 2004,
respectively. He also received the HDR degree (Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches) in computer science from the University de Rennes 1 in 2009.
He joined Alcatel Research Laboratories, Marcoussis, France, from 2002 to 2004, while
working on his Ph.D. degree. In 2005, he was with the North
Carolina State University, Raleigh,
as a Postdoctoral Fellow. He is currently a researcher at INRIA (Institut National de Recherche en Informatique
et en Automatique). In 2007,
he spent six months as a Visiting Researcher at the School
of Computer Science, University of Waterloo,
His research interests include wireless mesh and sensor networks, optical
networking, resource allocation under QoS, network planning and modeling,
as well as performance evaluation.