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Prof. Dr. Sherin M. Youssef

Head of Computer engineering Department

  • Noha s. Abdelsalam, Sherin M. Youssef, M. Kholeif, "Automatic Seizure Detection in EEG brain signals", the 2nd International Conference on Communications, Processing , and their Applications (ICCSPA'15), AUS, United Arab Emirates, 17-19 Feb, 2015.
  • Nohs S. Abdelsalam, Sherin M. Youssef, M. Kholeif, "Automatic Seizure Detection in Long-Term Scalp EEG Using Weighted Permutation Entropy and Support Machine Classifier", The 7th Cairo International Biomedical Engineering Conference (CIBEC 2014), 11-13 December , Mena house, Giza, Egypt.
  • Dalia A. Kandeel, Sherin M. Youssef, Amani A. Saad, "A Two-phase clustering Analysis for B2B Customer Segmentation", the 6th International Conference on Intelligent Networking and Collaborative Systems(INCoS-2014), Salemo, 10-12 September 2014.
  • Sherin M. Youssef, Salema Fayed, Amr El-Helw, Mansour Moniri, "Compressive Sensing-based Target Tracking for Wireless Visual Sensor Netwoks", the 18th international on cicuits, Systems, Communications and Computers (SCC 2014), Santorini, Greece, 17-21 July, 2014.
  • Sherin. M. Youssef, Salema Fayed, Amr El-Helw, and Mansour Moniri, "Comprative Analysis on the Competitiveness of Conventional and Compressive Sensing-based Query Processing", the 18th international conference on Cicuits, Systems, Communications and Computers (CSCC 2014), Santorini, Greece, 17-21 July, 2014.
  • Sherin M. Youssef, A. A. Elfarag, Nora Samir,"Distributed Image Compression and Data Transmission in Wireless Sensor Network", the 18th international conference on Circuits, Systems, Communications and Computers (CSSCC 2014), Santorini, Greece, 17-21 July, 2014.
  • Sherin M. Youssef, A. A. Elfarag, N. M. Ghatwary, "Adaptive Video Watermarking Integrating a Fuzzy Wavelet-based Human Visual System Perceptual Model", International Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications, SPRINGER, 17 August,2013.
  • Sherin M. Youssef, A. A. Elfarag, N.M.Ghatwary, “Adaptive video watermarking integrating a fuzzy wavelet-based human visual system perceptual model”, International Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications”, SPRINGER, 17 August, 2013.
  • Sherin M. Youssef, “HFSA-AW: A Hybrid Fuzzy Self-adaptive Audio Watermarking”, ICCSPA’13 : The IEEE International Conference on Communications, Signal Processing, and their Applications 2013, Sharjah, UAE, 12-14 February, 2013, Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/ICCSPA.2013.6487273
  • Sherin M. Youssef, A. A. Elfarag, N.M.Ghatwary, “A New Fuzzy-based Adaptive Video Watermarking”, ICCSPA’13 : The IEEE International Conference on Communications, Signal Processing, and their Applications 2013, Sharjah, UAE, 12-14 February, 2013,Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/ICCSPA.2013.6487229
  • Sherin M. Youssef, “A New Fuzzy-based Self-adaptive Audio Watermarking”, World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology (WASET), Issue 73, Dubai, UAE, 29 Jan- 2-Febreuary, 2013, pp. 1675-1681.
  • Sherin M. Youssef, Ahmed A. Elfarag, EslamM. Gaballa, "An Intelligent Classifier Paradigm for Intrusion Detection Using an Improved Multiclass Support Vector Machine Learning Model", International Journal of Advancements in Computing Technology (IJACT), Volume5, Number8, April 2013, pp. 1090-1099.
  • Sherin M. Youssef, A. A. Elfarag, N.M.Ghatwary, “Adaptive Digital Watermarking Integrating Fuzzy Inference HVS Perceptual Model”, ICCVISP 2012: International Conference on Computer Vision, Image and Signal Processing, Perth, Australia, 6-7 December, 2012.
  • Sherin M. Youssef, Saleh Mesbah, Yasmin M. Mahmoud, "An efficient content-based image retrieval system integrating wavelet-based image sub-blocks with dominant colors and texture analysis", The 8th International Conference onInformation Science and Digital Content Technology (ICIDT), Volume 3, 26-28 June 2012, pp. 518 - 523
  • Sherin M. Youssef, “ICTEDCT-CBIR: Integrating Curvelet Transform with Enhanced Dominant Colors Extraction and Texture Analysis for Efficient Content-based Image Retrieval“, International Journal of Computers & Electrical Engineering, Elsevier, 2012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compeleceng.2012.05.010 (IN PRESS)
  • Sherin M. Youssef , Yasser El-Sonbaty, Karma M.Fathalla, "A New hybrid fuzzy biometric-based image authentication model", International Journal of Hybrid Intelligent Systems (IJHIS), IOS Press, vol. 9 no 2, 2012, pp. 105-121
  • Sherin M. Youssef, M. Abou El-Nasr and Mohamed A. Aslan," WiEmu: The Design and Implementation of a Flexible Agent-based Scalable Network Emulator for Wireless Sensor Networks", 2012. International Conference on Network and Computer Science (ICNCS 2012), International Proceedings of Computer Science and Information Technology, Hong Kong, 2012, IPCSIT vol. 30, IACSIT Press, Singapore, pp. 161-166.
  • Salema Fayed, Sherin Youssef, Amr ElHelw, Akbar Sheikh, Mohamad Patwar, Mansour Moniri, "Performance analysis on the competitiveness of Query processing and Compressive sensing in WSN", 2012 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium Proceedings (SAS 2012), Brescia, Italy, 7-9 Feb, 2012, pp. 176-181.
  • Sherin M. Youssef, Ahmed Abou Elfarag, Rita Raouf, "A multi-level information hiding integrating wavelet-based texture analysis of block partition difference images", 2012 29th National Radio Science Conference (NRSC), April 2012 , pp. 203 - 210
  • Sherin M. Youssef, Saleh Mosbah, Yasmin M. Metwally, "An Efficient Wavelet-based Image Retrieval Model", Journal of Next Generation Information Technology (JNIT), AICIT 2011 (IN PRESS). The 8th International Conference on Digital Content Technology and its Applications (IDCTA 2012), Jeju Island, Korea, 2012.


Prof. Dr. M. Abu Elnasr

Dean of Educational affairs.

  • M. Abouelnasr, P.K. Choudhury,"Electromagnetics: driving the future", Journal of the Electromagnetic Waves and Applications,vol. 27, no.13, pp. 1587-1588, 2013.
  • P.K. Choudhury and M. Abou El-Nasr,"Progressing Electromagnetics",2013.
  • H. Shaban and M. Abou El-Nasr,"Amplify and Forward Cooperative Diversity for Green UWB-Based WBSNs", vol. 2013:7858401-6, Nov. 2013.
  • M. Abou El-Nasr and H. Shaban,"Theoritical and experimental error performance and data-throughput of on-body UWB-based WBANs in the presence of timing-jitter", Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications (JEMWA) , vol. 27, no.13, pp. 1672 – 1685, (2013) .
  • M. Abou El-Nasr and H. Shaban,"BER performance and data throughput of sinusoidal template-based IR-UWB receivers for WBANs",American Journal of Applied Sciences , vol. 10, no.5, pp. 487-496, (2013).
  • M. Abou El-Nasr, H. Shaban, and A. Abd El-Aty,"Wireless Wearable Body Area Network (WWBAN) for Elderly People Long-term Health Monitoring", IEEE Standards Education e-Magazine: Best of Student Application Papers , 2nd Qtr 2013 (2013)
  • H.Shaban and M. Abou El-Nasr,"Improved Lower Bounds on Ranging Accuracy of Rectangular Template-based UWB correlation radar for Vital Sign Monitoring ", Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications (JEMWA) , vol. 27, no.3, pp. 355–364 (2013)H. Shaban and M. Abou El-Nasr,"Performance Comparison of ED, TR and DTR IR-UWB Receivers for Combined PAM-PPM , modulation in realisitic UWB Channels", Progress in Electromagnetics Research L (PIERL) , PIERL 30, pp. 91-103 (2013).
  • M. Abou El-Nasr, H. Shaban, and M. Al-Abyadh, "Performance of energy detection and matched filter receivers in human body communication channel", American Journal of Applied Sciences , vol. 9, no. 12, pp. 2021-2027 (2012).
  • Ahmed Baraka, Ahmed Shokry, Ihab Omar, Saged Kamel, Tarek Fouad, Mohamad Abou El-Nasr and Heba Shaban,"A WBAN for Human Movement Kinematics and ECG Measurements ", E-Health Telecommunication Systems and Networks(ETSN) , vol. 1, no. 2 pp. 19-25 (2012).
  • M. Abou El-Nasr, H. Shaban, and R.M. Buehrer, "Key design parameters and sensor-fusion for low-power wearable UWB-based motion tracking and gait analysis systems", Progress in Electromagnetics Research L (PIERL), PIERL 29, pp. 115- 126, 2012.
  • H. Shaban, M. Abou El-Nasr, and R.M. Buehrer, "A Full-Body Wireless Wearable UWB-Based Human Motion Capture and Gait Analysis System", E-health Systems and Wireless Communications: Current and Future Challenges, pp. 434 459, 2012.
  • H. Assal, M. Abou El-Nasr, and A. Abou El Farag, "RTC: a reputation-based technique for cooperation enforcement in Ad-Hoc networks based on TCP congestion control mechanism", 1st WSEAS International Conference on Information Technology and Computer Networks (ITCN ''12), Vienna, Austria, Nov 10- 12 2012, pp. 427 - 434.
  • Fathy, M. El-Hadidi, and M. Abou El-Nasr, "Fuzzy-based Adaptive Cross Layer Routing Protocol for delay sensitive applications in MANET", IEEE International Conference on Communications ICC 2012, Ottawa, Canada, Jun. 10-15 2012, pp. 392-395.
  • Maan Khedr, M. Abou El-Nasr, and Wael Hosny, "Proximity-Based Data Dissemination Model for Large Scale Wireless Sensor Networks", 2012 International Conference on Network and Computer Science (ICNCS 2012), Hong Kong, Mar. 10-12 2012.
  • Sherin M. Youssef, M. Abou El-Nasr, and Mohamed A. Aslan, "WiEmu: The Design and Implementation of a Flexible Agent-Based Scalable Network Emulator for Wireless Sensor Networks", 2012 International Conference on Network and Computer Science (ICNCS 2012), Hong Kong, Mar. 10-12 2012.

Dr.Amani Anwar

  • Dalia A. Kandil, Amani A. Saad, and Sherin Youssef, The 5-th International Conference on Emerging Intelligent Data and Web Technologies, Salerno, Italy, September 10 - 12, 2014.
  • Passant Wahdan, Amani A. Saad, and Amin Shoukry, Comparing Classification Techniques to Detect Breast Tumour, International Conference on Biomedical Engineering, Prague, Czech Republic, Aug 14-15, 2014.
  • El-Zonkoly, A., Saad, M., Khalil, R, "Optimal intentional islanding of distribution systems with DG using CLPSO" , Proceedings of the Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference - MELECON, pp. 540-543 , 2012.
  • El-Zonkoly, A.M., "Power system single step restoration incorporating cold load pickup aided by distributed generation" , International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, vol.35, no. 1 , pp. 186-193 , 2012.

Prof. Magdy Saeb

  • Ahmed Helmy, Magdy Saeb, A.Baith, "A Metamorphic-Enhanced MARS Block Cipher,” The International Journal of Computer Science & Communication Security (IJCSCS), Volume 3, July, 2013 http://www.ijcscs.org/journal
  • Magdy Saeb, "Refreshing Thoughts in Cryptography," Infotech 2013, Dalian, China, June 20-22, 2013. http://www.bitconferences.com/infotech2013/program.asp
  • Magdy Saeb, " Virus Classification Based on Haar Wavelet Transform of the Signal Representation of DNA Sequences," Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 06/28/2013. http://www.ust.hk/eng/events/day.php?sdate=20130628


Hesham ElZouka

  • Hesham A. El-Zouka,"An Efficient Detection Algorithm for TCP/IP DDoS Attacks",ACNNS 2014,August, 2014,Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Hesham A. El-Zouka,"An Anti-Clone Attack Key Management Scheme for WSNs",International Journal of Computer Science & Technology (IJCSIT),April, 2014,Vol. 6 Issue 3, pp.190-197, DOI: 10:5121/csit.2014.4415.
  • Challenges in Securing Wireless Sensor Networks by Hesham El Zouka. Notification of acceptance: May 24, 2013. The Seventh International Confernece on Sensor Technologies and Applications(SENSORCOMM 2013). August 25-31, Barcelona, Spain.

Dr. Ahmed Abou ElFarag

  • Heba Maged,Ahmed AbouEl-Farag,Saleh Mesbah, "Improving Speaker Identification System Using Discrete Wavelet Transform and AWGN", 2014 IEEE 5thInternational Conference on Software Engineering and Service Science (ICSESS 2014) June 27-29,2014, Beijing, China, pp 1171-1176
  • S. M. Youssef, A. Abou-Elfarag and N. S. Khalil, "A Hybrid Wavelet-Based Distributed Image Compression",18th International Conference on Computers (part of CSCC'14), Santorini Island, Greece, July 17-21, 2014, Advances in Information Science and Applications - Volume I, pp 204-210
  • H. A. Farouk, M. T. El-Hadidi, and A. Abou El Farag, "GALS-based LPSP: Performance Analysis of a Novel Architecture for Low Power High Performance Security Processors" , vol. 2, no. 1, pp. from 56- to 78. , 2012.

Dr. Ahmed Khadragy

  • "An Intelligent Computer-Based System for Sign Language Tutoring". T. Ritchings, A. Khadragi and M. Saeb. Published in Assistive Technology: The Official Journal of RESNA, 2012.
  • "The Haar Wavelet Transform of The DNA Signal Representation". A. Magdy, Magdy Saeb, A. Baith M., A. Khadragi. World Academy of Science, Engineering & Technology, Bioinformatics Conference, Zurich, Switzerland, January, 2013.
  • "Analysis of DNA Signal Representation Applying Dynamic Time Warping (DTW) and Derivative Dynamic Time Warping (DDTW)". Ab. Kader Magdy, Ahmed Khadragi, Magdy Saeb, A. Baith Mohamed. IJCSCS, Volume 3, January, 2013.

Dr. Cherine Fathy

  • C. Fathy, M. T. El-Hadidi, and M. A. El-Nasr, “Fuzzy-based Adaptive Cross Layer Routing Protocol for Mobile Ad hoc Networks”, in Proceedings of the 30th IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC2011), pages 1-10, Orlando, Florida, USA, 17-19 November 2011.
  • C. Fathy, M. T. El-Hadidi, and M. A. El-Nasr, “Fuzzy-based Adaptive Cross Layer Routing Protocol for Delay Sensitive Applications in MANET”, in Proceedings of 2012 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC2012), pages 248-253, Ottawa, Canada 10-15 June 2012.


Eng. Abd El Rahman Mohamed Abd ElRahman

  • A. Abdou, A. Matrawy, P.C. van Oorschot. "Taxing the Queue: Hindering Middleboxes from Unauthorized Large-Scale Traffic Relaying", in the IEEE Communications Letters, CL (to appear accepted August 5, 2014).
  • A. Dabir, A. Abdou, A. Matrawy. "A Survey on Forensic Event Reconstruction Systems", in the International Journal of Information and Computer Security, IJICS (to appear accepted April 30, 2013).
  • A. Abdou, A. Matrawy, P.C. van Oorschot. "Location Verification on the Internet: Towards Enforcing Location-aware Access Policies Over Internet Clients", in the IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security. CNS, 2014.
  • A. M. AbdelRahman, M. Abou El-Nasr, O. Ismail. "A Novel Forwarding/Dropping Decision Engine for Wireless Multi-hop Ad-hoc Networks", in the International Conference on Collaborative Computing: Networking, Applications and Worksharing. CollaborateCom, 2009.


Eng. Abdallah Sabry

  • Thompson Michael S., Abdallah A.S., et al., “The FINS Framework: An Open-Source Userspace Networking Subsystem for Linux”, IEEE Network Magazine, October 2014.
  • Abdallah A.S., MacKenzie A.B., et al., “On Software Tools and Stack Architectures for Wireless Network Experiments”, IEEE WCNC 2011.
  • Thompson Michael S., Hilal Amr E., Abdallah A.S., et al., “The MANIAC Challenge: Exploring MANETs through Competition”, IEEE WiOpt 2010.
  • Ghaboosi K., MacKenzie A.B., Abdallah A.S., et al., “A Channel Selection Mechanism based on Incumbent Appearance Expectation for Cognitive Networks”, IEEE WCNC 2009.
  • Abdallah A.S., Abbott A.L., et al., “Fusion of 2D-DCT and Edge Features for Face Detection with an SOM Classifier”, International Conference on Applied Electronics, Czech Republic 2007.
  • Abdallah A.S., Abbott A.L., et al., “A New Face Detection Technique using 2D-DCT and Self Organizing Maps”, MLDA 2007.
  • Abdallah A.S., Abbott A.L., et al., “A New Color Image Database for Benchmarking of Automatic Face Detection and Human Skin Segmentation Techniques”, MLPR 2007.
  • Abdallah S. A. and Allen B. MacKenzie, “A Cross-Layer Controller for Adaptive Video Streaming over IEEE 802.11 Networks”, VT Symposium & Wireless Summer School, May 2013.
  • Abdallah S. A. and Allen B. MacKenzie, “Manipulating the IEEE 802.11 MAC/PHY Using The FINS Framework”, Experimental Wireless Networking Research using Nomadic and Mobile Devices Workshop, VT Research Center, Arlington, July 2013.
  • Abdallah S. A. and Allen B. MacKenzie, “Controlling Sending Rates in Realtime Networking Applications using The FINS Framework”, Experimental Wireless Networking Research using Nomadic and Mobile Devices Workshop, VT Research Center, Arlington, July 2013.
  • Abdallah S. A. and Allen B. MacKenzie, “Controlling Sending Rates in Realtime Networking Applications using The FINS Framework”, Experimental Wireless Networking Research using Nomadic and Mobile Devices Workshop, VT Research Center, Arlington, July 2013.
  • Abdallah S. A. and Allen B. MacKenzie, “Adaptive Video Streaming over IEEE 802.11 Networks using the NS3 Simulator”, VT Symposium & Wireless Summer School, May 2013.
  • Abdallah S. Abdallah, Allen B. MacKenzie, et al., “The Flexible Internetwork Stack (FINS) Framework”, Virginia Tech Symposium & Wireless Summer School, (2010 – 2012).
  • Abdallah S. Abdallah, et al. “Facilitating Experimental Networking Research with the FINS Framework”, the 6th ACM International Workshop on Wireless Network Testbeds, Experimental Evaluation and Characterization (WiNTECH '11).
  • Abdallah S. A., Allen B. MacKenzie, et al., “The Flexible Internetwork Stack (FINS) Framework”, poster at the NSF/ Georgia Tech Summer School on Cyber Physical Systems (CPS), Atlanta 2010.
  • Abdallah S. A. and Allen B. MacKenzie, “A Multi-channel MAC Protocol for Multi-hop Wireless Networks”, Virginia Tech Symposium & Wireless Summer School, June 2008.


Eng.Hany Hanafy

  • Akbari, A.S. Said, H. Moniri, M., "Effect of inter-camera angles on the performance of an H.264/AVC based multi-view video codec," Picture Coding Symposium (PCS), 2012 , pp.109,112, 7-9 May 2012
  • Said, H. Akbari, A.S., "H.264/AVC based multi-view video codec using the statistics of block matching," ELMAR, 2013 55th International Symposium , pp.97,100, 25-27 Sept. 2013
  • Said, H. Akbari, A.S. Moniri, M., "An adaptive reference frame re-ordering algorithm for H.264/AVC based multi-view video codec," Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), 2013 Proceedings of the 21st European , pp.1,5, 9-13 Sept. 2013


Eng.Sherin Nagy Saleh

  • Sherine Nagy Saleh, Christopher D. Buckingham, "Handling Varying Amounts of Missing Data when Classifying Mental-Health Risk Levels", KES International Conference on Innovation in Medicine and Healthcare (InMed-14), San Sebastian, Spain, 9-11 July, 2014.


Eng. Salema Fayed

  • Sherin M. Youssef, Salema Fayed, Amr El-Helw, Mansour Moniri, "Compressive Sensing-based Target Tracking for Wireless Visual Sensor Netwoks", the 18th international on cicuits, Systems, Communications and Computers (SCC 2014), Santorini, Greece, 17-21 July, 2014.
  • Sherin. M. Youssef, Salema Fayed, Amr El-Helw, and Mansour Moniri, "Comprative Analysis on the Competitiveness of Conventional and Compressive Sensing-based Query Processing", the 18th international conference on Cicuits, Systems, Communications and Computers (CSCC 2014), Santorini, Greece, 17-21 July, 2014.

Eng. Sherine Oraby

  • S. Oraby, Y. El-Sonbaty, and M. Abou El-Nasr, Finding opinion strength using rule- based parsing for arabic sentiment analysis, in Advances in Soft Computing and Its Applications, pp. 509–520, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013.
  • S. Oraby, Y. El-Sonbaty, and M. Abou El-Nasr, Exploring the effects of word roots for arabic sentiment analysis, in Proceedings of the 6th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing, (Nagoya, Japan), pp. 471–479, Asian Federation of Natural Language Processing, October 2013.


Eng. Mohamed Wasfy

  • Mohamed Hassan, Ahmed A Abou Elfarag, Yasser Y Hanafy, “NOA’S-Arc: NISC based, Optimized Array Scalable Architecture”, MWSCAS 2013: IEEE 56th Intl Midwest symposium on circuits and systems, Ohio, USA, pp. 1346-1349, 4-7 August 2013.