Dessalegn Mequanint

Full Name Dessalegn Mequanint
Education attended M.Sc in Computer Science
Academic Rank Lecturer
Working for AAU Since September 2004

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A Global member of the Internet Society( ISOC).
Address Campus : College of Natural SciencesBuilding: Maths-Computer Science

Floor number: 1

Office room no.: 226

Office tel.: +251 11 1222922

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Research interest Managing big data or multimedia archives, pervasive and mobile computing, Digital Divide, Digital Inclusion and ICT policy related themes.
Publications in reputable journals
  • Dessalegn M., Lionel B., Mulugeta L., David C., “A Latency Hiding Framework for Enhanced Ubiquitous Access to Big Data in a Constrained Digital Ecosystem: Application to Digital Medical Archives.”, ACM, MEDES‟12, October 28-31, 2012, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
  • Solomon Atnafu, Dessalegn Mequanint and Yegremew Adal, “E-local Governance: A Case Study on Life-Event Services in the Kebeles of the City Government of Addis Ababa”, Proceedings of the LOG-IN Africa e-local Governance 1st International Conference, June 5-6, 2008, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Dessalegn Mequanint, “Similarity-based Video Retrieval Modeling and Processing” , ISBN number 978-3-639-12116-2.