Seif Haridi


Chief Scientist, Swedish Institute of Computer Science

Scientific Leader of the Computer Systems Laboratory

Professor of Computer Systems, Royal Institute of Technology, School of Information and Communication Technology

Lead of Research Action-line Computing in the Cloud, ICT-Labs, European Institute of Technology (2011-2013)

Visiting Professor at Cairo University, and National University of Singapore (2003-2004)

EdX Course - Reliable Distributed Algorithms (Part I)

EdX Course - Reliable Distributed Algorithms (Part II)

ICTLABS Future Cloud and Big Data Summer School 2015

SSF End2End Clouds

YouTube: Distributed Algorithms





A related article is Teaching Programming with the Kernel Language Approach, Workshop on Functional and Declarative Programming in Education (FDPE02), part of PLI2002, October 2002, Pittsburgh, PA. An early version appeared in IFIP Working Group 3.2 Working Conference "Informatics Curricula, Teaching Methods, and Best Practice" (ICTEM 2002), July 2002, Florianopolis, Brazil.


My Research on DBLP

My Research on Google Scholar

Google Scholar Citations

My current interest lies mainly in the following areas of computer science:

  • Self-organizing overlay systems, Peer-to-Peer systems, GRIDS,
  • Distributed and parallel computing,
  • Design of programming languages and systems,
  • Knowledge-based systems


Previous European Projects

  • SELFMAN : (EU project 2006- ) Self-Management of Large-Scale Distributed Systems based on Structured Overlay Networks and Components
  • EVERGROW: Ever-growing global scale-free networks, their provisioning, repair and unique functions.
  • PEPITO: Peer-to-Peer Implementation and Theory (EU project 2002-2005), scientific coordinator
  • ICities: Information cities (EU project 2000-2003)

European Network of Excellence

  • CoreGRID: the European Research Network on Foundations, Software Infrastructures and Applications for large scale distributed, GRID and Peer-to-Peer Technologies

Curriculum Vita

Research Publications



Email:haridi (at), seif (at)
address (work):
        Box 1263
        S-164 28 Kista
Phone (mobile): +46 70 5121540
Fax:          +46 8 7517230