Afaf Eltayeb Ahmed


Al Ain Campus

+971 3 7024962


American University of Sharjah, UAE 2020

University of Khartoum, Sudan

Research Interests

Big data analytics, machine learning, and IoT

Selected Publications

A. Ahmed, I. Zualkernan and H. Elghazaly, "Unsupervised Clustering of Skills for an Online Learning Platform," in 2021 International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT), Tartu, Estonia, 2021 pp. 200-202. 


International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT)

Professional Experience

1- System and Networks Engineer at Nile Center for Technology Research (NCTR), Khartoum, Sudan: April 2017 - March 2018.

2- Radio Network Optimization Engineer at SABAL Telecom Solutions Co. Ltd., Khartoum, Sudan: March 2018 - January 2019.

3- Graduate Teaching Assistant at the American University of Sharjah (AUS), Sharjah, UAE: January 2019 - December 2020.

Teaching Courses

Previous experience: Computer Networks I lab, Digital Systems lab, Programming I lab.

Currently at AAU: Physics I lab, Physics II lab, Circuits Analysis lab, Microprocessor and Assembly Language lab, Introduction to Programming lab.


1-Women in Engineering Committee – IEEE Technical Committee on Learning Technology (IEEE TCLT).

2- ICALT Ambassador