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Ali J. Ben Ali


Computer Science


Ali joined the Computer Science Department at Binghamton University in fall 2021. He earned his Ph.D. degree in computer science and engineering from University at Buffalo in spring 2021. Ali's research focuses on edge-assisted mobile systems, and he is also interested in robotics systems, autonomous systems and machine learning. Ali won third place in the ACM Graduate Student Research Competition (SRC) at MobiCom 2020 for his work on Edge-Assisted Visual Simultaneous Localization and Mapping.


  • PhD, University at Buffalo (SUNY Buffalo)
  • MS, City College of New York (CUNY City College)
  • BS, Kuwait University

Research Interests

  • Mobile systems
  • Edge computing
  • Robotics and autonomous systems
  • Machine learning