Mehdi Sheikhalishahi has 12 years of experience in Web technology, network security, and distributed computing technologies. Mehdi is currently a post-doctoral researcher in CREATE-NET, Italy. He earned his PhD on energy efficient computing at the University of Calabria in Italy. His main research interests are: job scheduling, cloud, green computing, and applications of cloud computing in scientific disciplines. Mehdi is co-author of several papers on grid, cloud computing, and energy efficiency. In addition, he served as the reviewer of several conferences and journals such as "Journal of Optimization Methods and Software", and "A Special Issue of IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS) on Many Task Computing."