PhD. Student at Computer Science Department, University of Turin
Parallel Computing group
Via Pessinetto 12, 10149 Torino – Italy
Yasir Arfat from Kashmir, Pakistan is a holder of BS degree in Software Engineering from University of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Muzaffarabad, Pakistan, 2011 and MSc degree in computer science from King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 2017. Now, he is currently pursuing his PhD degree from the University of Turin (Unito). He was awarded “Shining Star” for his excellent performance in 2009 and was a “Gold Medallist” for highest CGPA in bachelor degree.
He has four-year experience in software development. He was a software engineer with ActiveXoft and Lambda Technologies, Lahore from 2011-2014 and an iOS Mobile application developer with Dunay TV, Lahore from 2014 to 2015. He also has two years of research experience, working at high-performance computer centre (HPCC) KAU.
His main areas of interest are data analytics, distributed and parallel computing, machine learning, data science and software engineering.