Address

Pak-Austria Fachhochschule: Institute of Applied Sciences & Technology, Khanpur Roard, Mang, Haripur, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Contact Information

Call: +43 732 2468 4391

Email: atif.mashkoor@spcai.paf-iast.edu.pk

Research Interests

  • AI-Inspired Software Engineering
  • Functional Safety & Cybersecurity
  • IoT
  • Logical Foundations of Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Logics, Formalisms & Rigorous Methods
  • Model-Driven Engineering & Architecture

Dr. Atif Mashkoor

Foreign Faculty / Managing Director

Sino-Pak Center for Artificial Intelligence

Biography

Dr. Mashkoor is the founding Managing Director at Sino-Pak Center for Artificial Intelligence and a Foreign Faculty member at Pak-Austria Fachhochschule – Institute of Applied Sciences & Technology, Haripur, Pakistan. He is also a Senior Research Scientist at LIT Secure and Correct Systems Lab and at Institute for Software Systems Engineering, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria. Dr. Mashkoor has spent a considerable amount of time (2011 – 2020) in industry working on several European-level research and development projects. He was the Scientific Head at Software Competence Center Hagenberg GmbH, the Austrian center of excellence in data and software science, from 2012 – 2017. He holds Ph.D. from University of Lorraine, France, and M.S. from University of Umeå, Sweden in Computer Science. Additionally, He has studied Computational Linguistics at Rovira i Virgili University, Spain.

Education

  1. July 2011

    Ph.D. in Computer Science

    INRIA/LORIA, University of Lorraine, Nancy, France
  2. December 2006

    Postgraduate Studies in Computational Linguistics

    GRLMC, Rovira i Virgili University, Tarragona, Spain
  3. June 2004

    M.S. in Computer Science

    Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden

Professional Appointments

  1. Oct 2020 to Present
    Managing Director
    Sino-Pak Center for Artificial Intelligence, Haripur, Pakistan
  2. Oct 2020 to Present
    Foreign Faculty
    Pak-Austria Fachhochschule – Institute of Applied Sciences & Technology, Haripur, Pakistan
  3. Feb 2019 - Present
    Senior Research Scientist
    LIT Secure & Correct Systems Lab, Linz, Austria
  4. Nov 2017 - Present
    Senior Research Scientist
    Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria