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    • A fast method for approximate registration of whole-slide images of serial sections using local curvature 

      Trahearn, Nicholas; Epstein, David; Snead, David; Cree, Ian; Rajpoot, Nasir ( SPIE , 2014 , Conference Paper)
      We present a method for fast, approximate registration of whole-slide images (WSIs) of histopathology serial sections. Popular histopathology slide registration methods in the existing literature tend towards intensity-based ...
    • A finite state hidden markov model for predicting multistage attacks in cloud systems 

      Kholidy, Hisham A.; Erradi, Abdlekarim; Abdelwahed, Sherif; Azab, Abdulrahman ( IEEE , 2014 , Conference Paper)
      Cloud computing significantly increased the security threats because intruders can exploit the large amount of cloud resources for their attacks. However, most of the current security technologies do not provide early ...
    • A four-switch based long-cable-fed five-phase induction motor drive system 

      Massoud, Ahmed; Elserougi, Ahmed; Abdel-Khalik, Ayman; Ahmed, Shehab ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
      In applications where motors are fed from low voltage variable-frequency drive (VFD) through long cables, a step up transformer is commonly used to boost the converter output voltage in order to compensate for the cable ...
    • A framework for adaptive resolution geo-referencing in intelligent vehicular services 

      El-Wakeel A.S.; Noureldin A.; Zorba N.; Hassanein H.S. ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2019 , Conference Paper)
      Future smart cities are profoundly looking forward to providing services that assure daily competent functionality. Efficient traffic management and related vehicular services are crucial aspects when considering the city's ...
    • A Framework of Information Security Integrated with Human Factors 

      Al-Darwish, Ahmed I.; Choe, Pilsung ( Springer Verlag , 2019 , Conference Paper)
      Information systems support organizations to achieve strategic competitiveness over other organizations and assist senior management in the decision-making process. In addition, they help organizations in timely implementation ...
    • A full bridge-based fault current controller for distributed generation systems 

      Alsalemi, Safana; Almadhoun, Salma; Najad, Marzyeh; Massoud, Ahmed ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
      Nowadays the demand of electricity is continuously increasing which necessitates adding more distributed generators, causing the level of fault current to highly increase. The level of Fault Current (FC) could even exceed ...
    • A fully accessible Arabic learning platform for assisting children with intellectual challenges 

      Saleh, Moutaz; Aljaam, Jihad Mohamad ( Springer International Publishing , 2014 , Conference Paper)
      Children with intellectual challenges (IC) are growing up with wide exposure to computer technology. Computer software and assistive devices have the potential to help these children in their education, career development, ...
    • A Game-based Technology Solution to Incite Children to Take Daily Breakfast with Healthy Food 

      Al-Sager, Mona O.; Al-Maadeed, Noor; Aljaaam, Jihad M. ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2017 , Conference Paper)
      We propose a multimedia-based interactive game that incites elementary school children in Qatar to take regularly the daily breakfast before going to school. It also promotes physical activities and healthy food and shows ...
    • A general framework for performance guaranteed green data center networking 

      Wang, Ting; Xia, Yu; Muppala, Jogesh; Hamdi, Mounir; Foufou, Sebti ( IEEE , 2014 , Conference Paper)
      From the perspective of resource allocation and routing, this paper aims to save as much energy as possible in data center networks. We present a general framework, based on the blocking island paradigm, to try to maximize ...
    • A general framework for the design and analysis of sparse FIR linear equalizers 

      Al-Abbasi, Abubakr O.; Hamila, Ridha; Bajwa, Waheed U.; Al-Dhahir, Naofal ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
      Complexity of linear finite-impulse-response (FIR) equalizers is proportional to the square of the number of nonzero taps in the filter. This makes equalization of channels with long impulse responses using either zero-forcing ...
    • A general multicompartment lung mechanics model with nonlinear resistance and compliance respiratory parameters 

      Hou, Saing Paul; Meskin, Nader; Haddad, Wassim M. ( IEEE , 2014 , Conference Paper)
      In this paper, we develop a nonlinear multicompartment lung mechanics model that accounts for nonlinearities in both the airway resistances and the lung compliances. Many models assume that the airway resistances for a ...
    • A general purpose game module for children with autism spectrum disorder 

      Qidwai, Uvais; Connor, Olcay ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2019 , Conference Paper)
      The percentage of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) has been increasing in the world in general and in the Middle East in particular throughout the years. The growing numbers have not been directly linked to a ...
    • A graph-theoretic service restoration algorithm for power distribution systems 

      Ibrahim M.M.R.; Mostafa H.A.; Salama M.M.A.; El-Shatshat R.; Shaban K.B. ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2018 , Conference Paper)
      Distribution system service restoration is one of the most challenging problems under the umbrella of smart grids. Many heuristic based optimization techniques were utilized for the restoration of power distribution networks. ...
    • A guaranteed performance of a green data center based on the contribution of vital nodes 

      Baccour, Emna; Foufou, Sebti; Hamila, Ridha ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
      In order to satisfy the need for the critical computing resources, many data center architectures proposed to house a huge number of network devices. These devices are used to achieve the highest performance in case of ...
    • A hardware implementation for efficient spectrum access in cognitive radio networks 

      Shabara, Yahia; Mohamed, Amr; Al-Ali, Abdulla K. ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2017 , Conference Paper)
      Opportunistic spectrum access is a propitious technique to overcome the under-utilization of spectrum bands. In this work, we design an experimental test-bed for evaluating an un-slotted spectrum access scheme under real ...
    • A hexagonal hysteresis space vector current controller for single Z-source network multilevel inverter with capacitor balancing 

      Bharatiraja, Chokkalingam; Padmanaban, Sanjeevikumar; Siano, Pierluigi; Leonowicz, Zbigniew; Iqbal, Atif ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2017 , Conference Paper)
      Z-source neutral-point clamped multilevel inverter (Z-NP-MLI) used in solar grid connected applications due to their better performance related to conventional inverters. Normally, current controller based Pulse Width ...
    • A highly efficient PV power system for DC MicroGrids 

      Elfeqy, Hebatallah; Shahin, May; Al-Rumaihi, Amna; Massoud, Ahmed; Gastli, Adel ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
      Climate change attracted widespread attention to shift towards environmentally friendly energy sources such as photovoltaics. Considering the facts that there are large numbers of DC loads that are used in today's buildings, ...
    • A hybrid active and reactive power control with Quasi Z-source inverter in single-phase grid-connected PV systems 

      Meraj, M.; Rahman, Syed.; Iqbal, A.; Ben-Brahim, L.; Alammari, R.; ... more authors ( IEEE Computer Society , 2016 , Conference Paper)
      This paper presents a hybrid method of active power and reactive power control strategy with Quasi Z-source inverter (QZSI) in single phase grid connected photovoltaic (PV) systems. The maximum power from the PV panel is ...
    • A Hybrid Energy Sharing Framework for Green Cellular Networks 

      Farooq, Muhammad Junaid; Ghazzai, Hakim; Kadri, Abdullah; ElSawy, Hesham; Alouini, Mohamed-Slim ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2017 , Conference Paper)
      Cellular operators are increasingly turning toward renewable energy (RE) as an alternative to using traditional electricity in order to reduce operational expenditure and carbon footprint. Due to the randomness in both RE ...
    • A Key Frame Based Video Summarization using Color Features 

      Asim M.; Almaadeed N.; Al-Maadeed S.; Bouridane A.; Beghdadi A. ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2018 , Conference Paper)
      The rapid development of digital video has opened ways for several multimedia applications. A huge amount of video data is uploaded on internet on daily basis, which, consumes additional internet bandwidth and storage ...