Wassim El-Hajj Chehade

Wassim El-Hajj Chehade
Faculty: ScienceDepartment: Mathematics & Computer SciencePosition: Assistant Professor of Computer ScienceOffice Number: B114 (A2 building)Phone: +961 7 985 858Ext: 3316E-mail: wassim.chehade@bau.edu.lb


Doctor Wassim El Hajj Chehade has a Bachelor degree in Computer and Communication Engineering from the Lebanese University. He, then, completed his PhD in Computer Science from Paris XI University in 2011where he worked at the Laboratory of Model Driven Engineering for Embedded Systems at CEA LIST. After obtaining his PhD, Doctor El Hajj Chehade collaborated with three software engineers to establish Podbox, a start-up company based in Brittany, France. At Podbox, he was confronted to real-life software project, and he learned valuable skills in software engineering. Currently, he is an assistant professor at the Faculty of Science at Beirut Arab University since 2014. His research interests are in model driven engineering, real-time operating system and Multitasked systems.

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Previous courses

Undergraduate Courses:

Software Engineering, Digital Circuits, Software Quality and Design, Object-Oriented Programming, Computer Networks, Network Security, Information System Analysis and Design.

Graduate Courses:

Software Quality, Advanced Software Engineering.

Spring 2015/2016



1. W. El Hajj Chehade, A. Radermacher, A. Cuccuru, S. Gérard and F. Terrier. Automating the generation of platform specific models. Fourth IEEE International workshop UML&AADL, Potsdam, Germany, June 2009.

2. W. El Hajj Chehade, A. Radermacher, S. Gérard and F. Terrier. Detailed Real-time Software Platform Modeling. 17th Asia Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC), Sydney, Australia, December 2010.

3. W. El Hajj Chehade, A. Radermacher, F. Terrier, B. Selic and S. Gérard. A Model-Driven Framework for the Development of Portable Real-Time Embedded Systems. 16th IEEE International Conference on Engineering of Complex Computer Systems (ICECCS), Las Vegas, USA, 2011. 

4. W. El Hajj Chehade, R. Abdel Kader. A Model-Driven Approach for the Validation of RTOS Constraints in Real-time Application Models. International Journal of Applied Engineering Research. ISSN 0973-4562 Volume 12, Number 5 (2017) pp. 622-631.

Research Interests

Multitasked software: Studying the use of model driven engineering techniques to reduce the development and portability cost of multitasked systems.

Real-time Operating Systems (RTOS): Investigating the characteristics of RTOSs and trying to capture these characteristics in platform models to enable a multiplatform deployment of multitasked systems.


- Member of the Lebanese Association for the Advancement of Science (LAAS)

- Member of the committee responsible for the preparation of the ABET self-study Report of the Computer Science Program.

- Coordinator of the Computer Science Program Advisory Board