Background and activities

Short bio

Doreid Ammar received his BSc degree in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science from the Lebanese University, Lebanon, in 2008, and his MSc and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science from University Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France, in 2009 and 2012, respectively. During 2013-2016, he was a Marie Curie fellow of the European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics, and spent time at VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, where he is currently a postdoctoral researcher. 

Research interests

  • Quality of experience in multi-party video communication and in adaptive video streaming
  • Big data analytics–based quality of experience evaluation
  • Quality of experience-based network and service management
  • Quality assessment for media services
  • Quality of service evaluation and management in communication networks
  • Multimedia delivery over communication networks and network management


  • Marie Curie fellow (ERCIM postdoctoral fellowship) at the Department of Telematics, NTNU, Norway (2015-2016)
  • Marie Curie fellow (ERCIM postdoctoral fellowship) at VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Finland (2013-2015)
  • Teaching assistant at the Department of Computer Science at Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France (2009-2013)
  • Researcher and Ph.D student at INRIA/École Normale Supérieure de Lyon/Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France (2009-2012)
  • M.Sc. research internship at INRIA/INSA de Lyon, France (2009)