Sara Abbaspour Asadollah, Researcher


Sara Abbaspour is a researcher working in the Cyber-Physical Systems Analysis group at Mälardalen University in Västerås, Sweden.

She was a Post Doc  researcher from 2018 until 2020 at Mälardalen UniversityShe has completed her PhD and defended her PhD thesis entitled “Concurrency Bugs: Characterization, Debugging and Runtime Verification” and her Licentiate thesis entitled “Bugs and Debugging of Concurrent and Multicore Software” in 2018 and 2016 respectively.

She received a Master’s degree in Software Engineering at Faculty of Computer Science and Information at University of Malaya, Malaysia. The field of her research during the Master’s degree was Web Engineering. She obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering from Iran. Her research area was focused on Image Processing. 

She also has work experience in various aspects of industrial environment such as Mobile Development Systems, Multimedia Technologies and eLearning application, RFID, Smart Cards Technologies, and Software System Testing.

 Her main research interests include:

  • Safety and security-relevant cyber-physical systems
  • Debugging, testing and runtime verification of concurrent, parallel and multicore software
  • Security for wireless network
  • Service-level Agreements in Industrial IoT
  • Autonomous Driving and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)

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Latest publications:

A Comprehensive Exploration of Languages for Parallel Computing (Dec 2021)
Federico Ciccozzi, Lorenzo Addazi, Sara Abbaspour Asadollah, Björn Lisper, Abu Naser Masud, Saad Mubeen
ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR'21)

Towards a Verification-Driven Iterative Development of Software for Safety-Critical Cyber-Physical Systems (May 2021)
Marjan Sirjani, Luciana Provenzano, Sara Abbaspour Asadollah, Mahshid Helali Moghadam, Mehrdad Saadatmand
Journal of Internet Services and Applications (JISA)

From Requirements to Verifiable Executable Models using Rebeca (Sep 2020)
Marjan Sirjani, Luciana Provenzano, Sara Abbaspour Asadollah, Mahshid Helali Moghadam
Software Engineering and Formal Methods Collocated Workshops 2020 (SEFMW 2020)

An Actor-based Approach for Security Analysis of Cyber-Physical Systems (Sep 2020)
Fereidoun Moradi, Sara Abbaspour Asadollah, Ali Sedaghatbaf, Aida Causevic, Marjan Sirjani, Carolyn Talcott
25th International Conference on Formal Methods for Industrial Critical Systems (FMICS20)

A Systematic Literature Study on Definition and Modeling of Service-Level Agreements for Cloud Services in IoT (Aug 2020)
Svetlana Girs, Séverine Sentilles, Sara Abbaspour Asadollah, Mohammad Ashjaei, Saad Mubeen
IEEE Access (ACCESS'20)

On-Off Attack on a Blockchain-based IoT System (Sep 2019)
Fereidoun Moradi, Ali Sedaghatbaf, Sara Abbaspour Asadollah, Aida Causevic, Marjan Sirjani
First Workshop on Secure and Trustable Wirelessly Connected Industrial IoT (ETFA - WS01)

PhD students supervised as assistant supervisor:

Fereidoun Moradi