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UOWD Undergraduate Student Guide 2014-2015

Research conducted by the groups within the Centre has resulted in serveral publications, including journal articles, conference papers and book chapters.

Dr Catherine Todd

Supervised Published Dissertations

R. Rahmadwati, Doctor of Philosophy, School of Electrical, Computer and Telecommunications Engineering, University of Wollongong, Australia, Computer Aided Diagnostic Support System (CADSS) for Cervical Cancer Classification, Accepted after revisions August, 2012. Supervisors: Naghdy, G. (Primary), Ros, M. (Co-), Todd, C. (Co-)

Journals

C. A. Todd, K. Prasad, A. Rahman, M. Redwan and S. Bennett. (2014). Early Years Application; Providing Intelligent and Interactive Technological Support for Teaching English as a Second Language. Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL). Resubmitted (following revisions in first review received) 08 September, 2013. Decision Pending April 2014. Impact Factor: 0.92

Todd, C., Rounaq, A., Kulsum, U. and Boufarhat, F. (2012), An Audio Haptic Tool for Visually Impaired Web Users, Journal of Emerging Trends in Computer and Information Science (CIS), vol. 3(8), pp1136-1145, August 2012, ISSN 2079-8407. Impact Factor: 2014 evaluation pending.

Todd, C. A. and Naghdy, F. (2011) Haptic Modeling of Cochlear Implantation, International Journal of Biomedical Engineering and Technology (IJBET), vol. 8(4), pp. 375-394. ISSN: 1752-6426 (online), ISSN: 1752-6418 (print). Impact Factor: 0.5

Todd, C. and Naghdy, F. (2011) Real-time Modeling and Simulation for Cochlear Implantation; Visualization and Force Rendering during Virtual Prosthetic Insertions, International Journal of Modeling and Optimization (IJMO), vol. 2(4), pp. 518-523, ISSN: 2010-3697. Impact Factor: 2014 evaluation pending.

Tarabichi, M. B., Todd, C., Khan, Z., Yang, X., Shehzad, B. and Tarabichi M. M. (2008) Deafness in the Developing World: the Place of Cochlear Implantation. The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. Review Article, pp 1-4. Impact Factor: 0.501

Todd, C. A., Naghdy, F. and Svehla, M. J. (2007) Force Application during Cochlear Implant Insertion: An Analysis for Improvement of Surgeon Technique. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, vol. 54(7), pp 1247-1255. Impact Factor: 1.622

Conference Papers

C. A. Todd, K. Prasad, A. Rahman, M. Redwan and S. Bennett (2013). Education For All; An Interactive Tablet Software Solution for the Early Years in English as a Second Language, in Recent Advances In Modern Educational Technologies. Morioka City, Iwate, Japan, April 23-25, 2013. Japan: WSEAS Press, pp46-52.

C. A. Todd, K. Prasad, A. Rahman, M. Redwan and S. Bennett (2013). English as a Second Language; Engaging the Early Years through Interactive Touch Application Software. Asian Conference on Language Learning (ACLL), April 25th to 28th, 2013, Osaka, Japan, pp. 397-406. ISSN: 2186-4691.

R. Rahmadwati, G. Naghdy, M. Ros, C. Todd, 2012. Computer Aided Diagnosis of Cervical Cancer Histology, Applications of Digital Image Processing XXXV Proceedings of SPIE, October 2012, Vol 8499, pp. 1-13.

C. Todd, H. Majeed, T. Salahuddin and P. Fortes (2011) Electronic Data Management for Determination of the Prevalence of Hearing Loss in the U.A.E. 15th International Symposium on Health Information Management Research, September 8-9, 2011, Zurich, Switzerland, pp 77-86. ISBN: 978-0-9559283-1-4

R. Rahmadwati, G. Naghdy, M. Ros, C. Todd, Eviana Narahmawati (2011) Cervical Cancer Classification Using Gabor Filter. First IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics, Imaging, and System Biology, July 26-29, 2011, IBM Alamaden Research Center, pp 48-53.

R. Rahmadwati, G. Naghdy, M. Ros, and C. Todd, Morphological Characteristics of Cervical Cells for Cervical Cancer Diagnosis, Proceedings of the 2011 2nd International Congress on Computer Applications and Computational Science, vol. 145, pp. 235-243, 2012.

Todd, C., Mathew-Biju, S., Tchantchane, L. and Yakoob, B. (2011) ILEAS E-Learning Software: Assisting Students with Autism, e-Learning Regional Conference 2011 (eRC2011), March 28-30, Kuwait, pp 49-57.

Todd, C. and Naghdy, F. (2011) Real-Time Haptic Modeling and Simulation for Prosthetic Insertion. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology International Conference on Modeling and Simulation (ICMS ’11), January 25-27, 2011, Dubai, UAE, pp 874-882.

Todd, C. and Naghdy, F. (2011) Real-time Modeling and Simulation for Cochlear Implantation; Visualization and Force Rendering during Virtual Prosthetic Insertions, 3rd International Conference on Computer Modeling and Simulation (ICCMS 2011), ISBN: 978-1-4244-9241-1, January 7-9, Mumbai, India, pp v2 65-70.

Todd, C. and Naghdy, F. (2010) Haptic Modeling and Simulation for Surgical Application. The Third International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Optimization (CMSO 2010). 25-26 December 2010, Beijing, China, pp 119-123.

Todd, C., Tarabichi, M., Kirillov, M. and Naghdy, F. (2010) Pre-operative Assessment of the Inner Ear: An Assistive Tool for Three-Dimensional Visualization. BRC2010 Biosignals and Biorobotics Conference 2010. 4-6 January 2010, Vitoria Brazil.

Rahmadwati, Naghdy G., Ross, M., Todd, C. and Norachmawati E. (2010) Classification Cervical Cancer Using Histology Images. Second International Conference on Computer Engineering and Applications. IEEE Computer Society, pp. 515-519, ISBN 978-0-7695-3982-9/10.

Biju, S. M., Todd, C, Tchantchane, L. and Yakoob, B. (2010), E-learning Software for Students with Autism, International Joint Conferences on Computer, Information, and Systems Sciences, and Engineering (CISSE 2010), Bridgeport University, USA, 3-12 December 2010.

Todd, C., Kirillov, M., Tarabichi, M., Naghdy, F. and Naghdy, G. (2009) An Analysis of Medical Image Processing Methods for Segmentation of the Inner Ear. MCCSIS 2009 IADIS Computer Graphics, Visualization, Computer Vision and Image Processing (CGVCVIP 2009), 20-22 June 2009, Algarve, Portugal, pp 213-218, ISBN 978-972-8924-84-3.

Todd, C., Kirillov, M., Tarabichi, M. and Naghdy, F. (2009) A Computer-based, Interactive Tool for Semi-Automatic Extraction, Visualization and Pre-operative Assessment of the Inner Ear, Joint Conference on Medical Informatics in Taiwan (JCMIT 2009), 2-4 October, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan. Best Paper Award.

Todd, C.A., Mathew-Biju, S., Tchantchane, A., Kabir, A., Kazmi, S.S. and Yakoob, B. (2009), An Interactive E-Learning Environment for Autistic Students, Manicipal Conference on Technology Management (MCTM 2009), MAHE Manipal, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Computer Proceedings, 25-26 February 2009, pp. 6-16.

Todd, C. and Naghdy, F. (2006) Cochlear Implant Insertion: A Virtual Approach for Medical Education.  6th Annual International Meeting on Medical Simulation (IMMS 2006), Society for Medical Simulation, 14 – 17 January 2006, San Diego, California, USA, pp 564-567.

Todd, C. and Naghdy F. (2006) Virtual Cochlear Implantation. 9th International Conference on Cochlear Implants, published in 9th International Conference on Cochlear Implants and Related Sciences, 2006, 14-17 June 2006, Hofburg Congress Center, Vienna, Austria.

Todd, C. and Naghdy, F. (2005) Virtual Cochlear Implant Insertion for Medical Education. World Haptics Conference (WHC 2005), IEEE Computer Society 2005, 18-20 March 2005, Piza, Italy, pp 505-506, ISBN 0-7695-2310-2.

Todd, C. A. and Naghdy, F. (2005) Parametric Model of the Scala Tympani for Haptic-Rendered Cochlear Implantation, Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 13 (MMVR 2005), IOS Press, Netherlands, 26-29 January 2005, Long Beach, California, U.S.A, pp 564-567, ISBN 1-58603-498-7.

Todd, C. and Naghdy, F. (2004) Visual and Haptic Rendering of the Temporal Bone for Cochlea Implant Surgery. The 8th World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI 2004), International Institute of Informatics and Systemics, 18-21 July 2004, Orlando, Florida, U.S.A., ISBN: 980-6560-13-2.

Todd, C., Naghdy, F. and O’Leary, S. (2004) Geometric Modeling of the Temporal Bone for Cochlea Implant Simulation, SPIE Medical Imaging (SPIE 2004), Medical Imaging 2004: Visualization, Image-Guided Procedures, and Display, Proceedings of SPIE (SPIE, Bellingham, WA, 2004), 14 - 19 February 2004, San Diego, California, U.S.A., Vol. 5367 pp 482- 490, ISBN: 0-8194-5280-7.

Todd, C. A. and Naghdy, F. (2004) Visual and Haptic Rendering of Temporal Bone Surgery.  3rd IFAC Symposium on Mechatronic Systems (IFAC 2004), 6-8 September 2004, Manly, Sydney, Australia, pp 487-492.

Todd, C., Naghdy, F. and O’Leary, S. (2004) Geometric Modelling of a Haptic Rendered Computer Simulator for Cochlear Implantation, The Second International Conference on Computational Intelligence, Robotics and Autonomous Systems (CIRAS 2004), 15-18 December 2003, Singapore, National University of Singapore, Computer Proceedings, pp. PS01-3-03.

Todd, C. and Naghdy, G. (2004) Method for Breast Cancer Classification Based Solely on Morphological Descriptors, SPIE Medical Imaging (SPIE 2004), 14-19 February 2004, San Diego, California, U.S.A., Medical Imaging 2004: Visualization, Image-Guided Procedures, and Display, Proceedings of SPIE (SPIE, Bellingham, WA, 2004), ISBN: 0-8194-5280-7, vol. 5370, pp. 857-867.

Book Chapters

Biju, SM, Todd, C, Tchantchane, L, Yakoob, B, 2012, ‘E-learning software for Students with Autism’ In Sobh, Tarek, Elleithy, Khaled, (Eds Emerging Trends in Computing, Informatics, Systems Sciences, and Engineering, ISBN 978-1-4614-3557-0, Springer, New York,USA.

Dissertation

Todd, C. Doctor of Philosophy, School of Electrical, Computer and Telecommunications Engineering, University of Wollongong, Australia, A Clinically Valid Simulator with Tactile Sensing to Train Specialists to perform Cochlear Implantation, accepted without modification October 2006. Supervisors: Naghdy, F. (primary), Naghdy, G. (co-).

Dr Mohamed Watfa

For completeness, each journal published is followed by its ranking (A,B,C or NR) according to Australian Research Council ERA 2010 Institutional and National reports http://www.arc.gov.au/era/era_2010.htm

Patents

Watfa M. et. al, “Interactive Virtual Desk", Provisional Patent application, Patent Pending, Submitted July 2012 (GCC).

Watfa M. et. al, " A Virtual Interface System" Patent Granted, Lebanon, Patent number 9807, Grant Date: Feb 11, 2014 (expires in 20 years after grant date).

Books

Watfa M., “Coverage Strategies in Wireless Sensor Networks", VDM  Publishers, ISBN 978-3-639-17335-2 (2009)

Watfa M., “Advances in Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks: Developments and Challenges”, IGI Global Publishers, www.igi-global.com, ISBN-10: 1615209131; ISBN-13: 978-1615209132 (2010)

Watfa M., “E-Healthcare: Developments and Challenges”, IGI Global Publishers, www.igi-global.com, ISBN13: 9781613501238; ISBN10: 1613501234 (2011)

Journals

26 journals including 8 A-Journals and 6 B-Journals

Watfa M., Mohamad Moubarak, “A Benchmark for Evaluating the Performance of Embedded Sensor Network Operating Systems” Journal of Networks (JNW) (Academic Publishers), (In Press, 2014). ERA Journal Ranking: A

Watfa,M., Audi, D., "New Learning Methodologies using Modern Technologies", International Journal of Innovation and Learning (IJIL, ISSN: 1471-8197), Inderscience Publishers, Accepted for Publication, (In Press, 2014). ERA Journal Ranking: C

Watfa M., Samir Selman, Haitham Al Hassaneih “A Novel Solution to the Energy Hole Problem in Sensor Networks”, Journal of network and Computer Applications, (Elsevier Publishers), (Impact Factor: 1.7. SJR: 0.053.), doi:10.1016/j.jnca.2012.07.011 Volume 36, Issue 2, Pages 949-958, 2013. ERA Journal Ranking: A

Watfa M., "Targeted Online Marketing using Social Networking", International Journal of International Journal of Online Marketing (IJOM),IGI Global, Volume 3, Issue 3, Pages 37-50, 2013, ERA Journal Ranking: C.

Watfa M., Tala Nsouli, Maya Al-Ayache and Omar Ayyash, “Reactive Localization in Underwater Wireless Sensor Networks with Self Healing".  International Journal of Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications (IJISTA), (INDERSCIENCE Publishers), Volume: 12, Issue: 1, Page(s): 63-85, DOI: 10.1504/IJISTA.2013.055073; 2013. ERA Journal Ranking: B 

Watfa M., “A 4-Node Coverage Approach to the Localization Problem in UWSNs.” Journal of Networks, (Academic Publishers) SJR Factor=0.075 Volume: 10, No: 7, Page(s): 1505-1514, Oct. 2012. ERA Journal Ranking: A

Alaa Al Tahan, Watfa M., “A position-based routing algorithm in 3D sensor networks”, Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing (Wiley Publishers, ISSN: 1530-8669), (Impact Factor:1.83) Volume: 12, No: 1, Page(s): 33-52, DOI: 10.1002/wcm.888). 2012. ERA Journal Ranking: A

Watfa M., Samir Selman, Haitham Al Hassaneih “Multi-Hop Wireless Energy Transfer in WSNs”, IEEE Communication Letters, (IEEE Publishers), (Impact Factor: 1.3) Volume: 15, No: 12, Page(s): 1275-1277, 2011. ERA Journal Ranking: A

Watfa M., Manprabhjot Kaur, Rashida Firoz Daruwala, “An Intelligent RFID System".  International Journal of Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications (IJISTA), (INDERSCIENCE Publishers), Volume: 10, Issue: 4, Page(s): 377-395, 2011. ERA Journal Ranking: B

Watfa M., Samir Selman, Hovig Denkilkian “A Battery Aware High-Throughput MAC Layer Protocol in Sensor Networks”, International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, (Taylor & Francis Publishers), Vol. 2010, Article ID 259809, Pages: 1-13 , 2010. doi:10.1155/2010/259809, 2010. ERA Journal Ranking: C

Watfa M., Mohamed Moubarak, Ali Keshani “Operating System Designs in Future Wireless Sensor Networks.” Journal of Networks, (Academic Publishers) SJR Factor=0.075 Volume: 10, No: 1, Page(s): 1201-1214, 2010. ERA Journal Ranking: A

Watfa M., Samir Salman, Hovig Denkilkian “UW-MAC: An Underwater Sensor Network MAC Protocol”, International Journal of Communication Systems, (Wiley Publishers), (Impact Factor: 0.3) Volume:23, No:4, Page(s):485-506, 2010. ERA Journal Ranking: B

Watfa M., L.Yaghi, “An Efficient Online Battery Aware Geographical Routing Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Networks”, International Journal of Communication Systems, (Wiley Publishers), (Impact Factor: 0.3) Volume: 23, No: 1, Page(s): 41-61, 2010. ERA Journal Ranking: B

Watfa M., J.Kawtharani, O. Mirza, “BARC: A Battery Aware Reliable Sensor Network Clustering Algorithm.” Journal of network and Computer Applications, (Elsevier Publishers), (Impact Factor: 1.7. SJR: 0.053.) Volume 32, Issue 6, Pages 1183-1193, 2009. ERA Journal Ranking: A

Watfa M., Commuri S., “Self Organization of Sensor Networks for Energy-Efficient Border Coverage”, IEEE Journal of Communications and Networks (JCN), (IEEE publishers) Volume: 11, No: 1, Page(s): 57-71, (Impact Factor: 0.46. SJR: 0.047), 2009. ERA Journal Ranking: B

Watfa M., M.Ghali, H.Halabi, “A Hybrid Security Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks. International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS), (INDERSCIENCE Publishers), Volume: 3, No: 2, Page(s): 116-145, 2009. ERA Journal Ranking: NR

Watfa M., W. Daher, H. Azaar, “A Sensor Network Data Aggregation Technique.” International Journal of Computer Theory and Engineering (IJCTE) (Academy Publishers) Volume: Rawad Abu Assi, Watfa M., “DEFACTO: Distributed Event ClassiFicATiOn in Wireless Sensor Networks”, International journal of Engineering and Technology, (Academy Publishers) Volume: 1, No: 1, Page(s): 40-45, 2009. ERA Journal Ranking: NR

Watfa M. William Daher, Hisham al Azaar, “An Energy Aware Sensor Network Query Processing System.” INFOCOMP Journal, (INFOCOMP Publishers), Volume: 8, No: 1, Page(s): 37-44, 2009. ERA Journal Ranking: C

Watfa M., F.Shahla, “Energy-efficient scheduling in WMSNs” INFOCOMP Journal, (INFOCOMP Publishers), Volume: 8, No: 1, Page(s): 45-54, 2009. ERA Journal Ranking: C

Watfa M., Commuri S., “An Energy Efficient and Self-Healing 3-Dimensional Sensor Cover”, International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (IJAHUC), (INDERSCIENCE Publishers), Volume: 3, Issue: 1,Page(s): 33-47, 2008. ERA Journal Ranking: B

Watfa  M., W.Daher, H.Azaar, “ Energy Efficient Indexed Aggregation in Wireless Sensor Networks.” Journal of Computer Science (IJCS), Vol 3, No 4, Page(s): 234-245, 2008. ERA Journal Ranking: NR

Watfa M., Commuri S., “Boundary Coverage & Coverage Boundary Problems in Wireless Sensor Networks”, International Journal of Sensor Networks, IJSNET, (INDERSCIENCE Publishers), Special issue on Theoretical and Algorithmic Aspects in Sensor Networks, vol. 2, nos. 3/4, Page(s): 275-285, 2007. ERA Journal Ranking: C

Watfa  M. “Practical Applications and Connectivity Algorithms in Future Wireless Sensor Networks”, International Journal of Information Technology, Volume 4, Number: 1, Page(s): 18-28, 2007. ERA Journal Ranking: C

Watfa M., Commuri S., “An Energy Efficient Approach to Dynamic Coverage in Wireless Sensor Networks”, Journal of Networks (JNW) (Academic Publishers), Volume: 1, Issue: 4, Page(s): 10-20. (Impact Factor: 0.2), 2006. ERA Journal Ranking: A

Watfa M., Commuri S., “Coverage Strategies in 3D Wireless Sensor Networks”, International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, (Taylor & Francis Publishers), Volume: 2, Issue: 4, Page(s): 333-353, (Impact Factor: 0.4. SJR Factor=0.042), 2006. ERA Journal Ranking: C

Book Chapters

Watfa  M., Safa H., “Security in Wireless LANs (Wi-Fi, IEEE 802.11)”, Unlicensed Mobile Access Technology: Protocols, Architectures, Security, Standards and Applications, published by Auerbach Publications, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Publishers, J. Ma, L. Yang & Y. Zhang (eds), ISBN-10: 1420055372, Pages: 207-226, 2009.

Watfa M., Safa H., “Quality of Service in Wireless Local and Metropolitan Area Networks”, Unlicensed Mobile Access Technology: Protocols, Architectures, Security, Standards and Applications, published by Auerbach Publications, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Publishers, J. Ma, L. Yang & Y. Zhang (eds), ISBN-10: 1420055372, Pages: 164-185, 2009.

Watfa M., Mubarak M., “Embedded Operating Systems in Wireless Sensor Networks”, Guide to Wireless Sensor Networks, Computer Communications and Networks, Springer Publishers (London), S. Misra, S. Misra & I. Woungang (eds), ISBN-13: 9781848822177, Pages: 323-346, 2009.

Watfa M., Kaur M., Daruwala R., “RFID Applications in E-Healthcare”, “E-Healthcare: Developments and Challenges”, IGI Global Publishers, www.igi-global.com, M.Watfa (ed.), ISBN13: 9781613501238; ISBN10: 1613501234, 2011.

Watfa M., Majeed H., Salahuddin T., “Healthcare Applications for Clinicians”, “E-Healthcare: Developments and Challenges”, IGI Global Publishers, www.igi-global.com, M.Watfa (ed.), ISBN13: 9781613501238; ISBN10: 1613501234, 2011.

Watfa M., Rawad Abu Assi , “DAIM: A Distributed Algorithm for Isolating Malfunctioning Nodes” Advances in Education and Management, Communications in Computer and Information Science, Springer Publishers, 2011, Volume 211, Mark Zhou (editor), ISBN: 978-3-642-23062-2, Pages: 523-530, 2011.

Watfa M., Manprabhjot Kaur, Rashida Firoz Daruwala, “IPURSE: An Innovative RFID Application”.  Advances in Education and Management, Communications in Computer and Information Science, Springer Publishers, 2011, Volume 211, Mark Zhou (editor), ISBN: 978-3-642-23062-2, Pages: 531-538, 2011.

Conference Papers

Watfa M. et al, "Mass Deployment of Tablet PCs in Universities: Challenges & Opportunities", International Academic Conference on Education, Teaching and E-learning in Prague 2013 (IAC-ETeL 2013), Prague, Czech Republic, on October 17-18, 2013.

Watfa M., Umaima Suleman, Zaer Arafat., “RFID System Implementation in Jebel Ali Port". Proceedings of the IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC2013), Las Vegas, Pages: 943-948, January 2013.

Jaafar, K., Watfa M., “Sensor Networks in Future Smart Rotating Buildings ". Proceedings of the IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC2013), Las Vegas, Pages: 956-960, January 2013.

Watfa, M. & Abu Assi, R. 2012, ''DAIM: A distributed algorithm for isolating malfunctioning nodes in wireless sensor networks'', KESE 2009: Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Software Engineering, Springer-Verlag Berlin, Germany, pp. 351-358, 2012.

Diana Audi, Watfa M., “A Technology Friendly Mathematics Teaching Methodology ". The 16th Asian Technology Conference in Mathematics, (ATCM 2011), Abant İzzet Baysal University, Bolu, Turkey, Pages: 449-458, September 2011.

Watfa M., Manprabhjot Kaur, Rashida Firoz Daruwala, “IPURSE: An Innovative RFID Application ". Proceedings of the International Symposium, ISAEBD 2011, Dalian, China, Pages: 531-538, August 2011.

Watfa M., Rawad Abu Assi , “DAIM: A Distributed Algorithm for Isolating Malfunctioning Nodes". Proceedings of the International Symposium, ISAEBD 2011, Dalian, China, Pages: 523-530, August 2011.

Watfa M., Khaled Abdel Naby & Chetan Govind Bhatia, “NGN and WiMAX: Putting the Pieces Together". International Conference on Computer Science and Software Engineering, Italy, Pages: 1022-1027, April 2011.

Abdelaziz Zitouni,  Asma Damankesh,  Foroogh Barakati,  Maha Atari,  Watfa M.,  Farhad Oroumchian, " Corpus-based Arabic Stemming using N-grams", The Sixth Asia Information Retrieval Societies Conference (AIRS 2010), National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, Pages: 280-289, December 2010.

Watfa M., Maya Al Ayyash, Tala Nsouli, “Reactive Localization in Underwater Wireless Sensor Networks". International Conference on Computer and Network Technology, IEEE, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA, pp. 244-248, 2010.

Watfa M., Mohamed Moubarak, “Building Performance Measurement Tools for Wireless Sensor Network Operating Systems”. ACM International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing & Multimedia (MOMM 2009), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Pages: 599-604. Dec. 2009.

Watfa M., Samir Selman, Haitham Hassneieh, “The Road to Immortal Sensor Nodes”. IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing (ISSNIP 2008), Sydney, Australia, Pages: 523-528, Dec. 2008. (17% Acceptance Rate)

Watfa M., J.Kawtharani, O. Mirza, “A Battery Aware Reliable Sensor Network Clustering Algorithm”, IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing (ISSNIP 2008), Australia, Pages: 381-386, Dec. 2008. (17% Acceptance Rate)

Watfa M., Marwa El Ghali, Hiba Halabi, “SHESP: Scalable, Hybrid, Energy-Efficient Security Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks. The 2008 International Conference on Security and Management (SAM'08), Las Vegas, 2008. (28% Acceptance Rate)

Watfa M., Samir Salman, Hovig Denkilkian “SN-MAC: Cross Layer MAC/Routing Algorithm for High-Throughput, Low-Latency Constrained Applications in Wireless Sensor Networks.” International Conference on Wireless Networks (ICWN'08), Las Vegas 2008. (29% Acceptance Rate)

Watfa M., Alaa al Tahaan, “3D Geographical Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks. International Conference on Wireless Networks (ICWN'08), Las Vegas 2008. (28% Acceptance Rate)

Mohamad Moubarak, Watfa M., “Optimizing the Value of Preemption in Embedded Sensor Nodes,” International Conference on Embedded Systems and Applications (ESA'08), Las Vegas 2008. (28% Acceptance Rate)

Watfa M., “Wireless Sensor Networks, Making a Difference Tomorrow”, 4th International IEEE Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing (UIC-07),  Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Verlag, Hong Kong, Pages: 599-609, 2007 (28% Acceptance Rate)

Watfa M., Commuri S., “Energy efficient Approaches to Coverage Hole detection in Wireless Sensor Networks”, IEEE International Symposium on Intelligent Control, ISIC, Munich, Germany, 2006, Pages: 137-142. (21% Acceptance Rate)

Watfa M., Commuri S., “Optimal Sensor Placement for Border Perambulation”, IEEE International Symposium on Intelligent Control, ISIC, Munich, Germany, 2006, Pages: 141-150. (21% Acceptance Rate)

Watfa M., Commuri S., “Power Conservation Approaches to the Border Coverage Problem in Wireless Sensor Networks”, International conference on Wireless Networks ICWN 06, Las Vegas, NV, 2006, Pages: 143-152. (23% Acceptance Rate)

Watfa M., Commuri S., “A Reduced Cover Approach to Energy Efficient Tracking in Wireless Sensor Networks”, International conference on Wireless Networks ICWN 06, Las Vegas, NV, 2006, Pages: 128-135. (23% Acceptance Rate)

Watfa M., Commuri S., “The 3-Dimensional Wireless Sensor Network Coverage Problem”, 2006 IEEE International Conference On Networking, Sensing & Control, Florida,. 2006, Pages: 856-861.

Watfa M., Commuri S., “Sensor Selection for Border Covering a 3D Spherical Region”, 9th Communications and Networking Simulation Symposium (CNS'06), Huntsville, AL , 2006, Pages: 413-419.

Watfa M., Commuri S., “Sensor Border Patrol for Target Detection”, 9th Communications and Networking Simulation Symposium (CNS'06), Huntsville, AL , 2006, Pages: 442-425.

Watfa M., Commuri S., “An Energy Efficient 3-Dimensional Sensor Cover”, IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference(CCNC06), Las Vegas, 2006,  Pages: 959-963.

Watfa M., Commuri S., “Optimal 3-Dimensional Sensor Deployment Strategy”, IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference(CCNC06), Las Vegas, 2006, Pages: 892-896.

Watfa M., Commuri S., “Optimality Measures for Coverage in 3D Wireless Sensor Networks”, International Symposium On Wireless Pervasive Computing, Phuket, Thailand, 2006, Pages: 22-28.

Watfa M., Commuri S., “A Coverage Algorithm in 3D Wireless Sensor Networks”, ISWPC, Phuket, Thailand, 2006, Pages: 10-16.

Tmeng K., Zwu C., Watfa M., “MobiGame: A Platform for Mobile Gaming using GSM”, Workshop on Telecommunications, Romania, Bucharest, 2004, Pages: 152-158.

Dr Kamal Jaafar

Jaafar, K. (2012) Effects of Green Products and Projects on Engineering and Business Trends. Project Times
Jaafar, K. (2010) Estidama Green Vision for Grey Practices, The Big Project, Printwell Printing Press, CPI)
Jaafar, K. (2010) Sustainable Development in Construction Industry- the Way Forward, The Big Project, Printwell Printing Press, CPI.