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2019

Capacity building through strengthening professional skills in engineering graduates

Retnanto, A., Parsaei, H. & Parsaei, B., 1 Jan 2019, Advances in Human Factors in Training, Education, and Learning Sciences - Proceedings of the AHFE 2018 International Conference on Human Factors in Training, Education, and Learning Sciences, 2018. Springer Verlag, p. 146-150 5 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 785).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Accreditation
Students
Curricula
Education
Planning

Catalyst-free synthesis of ZnO-CuO-ZnFe2O4 nanocomposites by a rapid one-step thermal decomposition approach

Al-Gaashani, R., Aissa, B., Anower Hossain, M. & Radiman, S., 1 Feb 2019, In : Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing. 90, p. 41-49 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

thermal decomposition
Nanocomposites
nanocomposites
Pyrolysis
catalysts

CFD Analysis of Pressure Losses and Deposition Velocities in Horizontal Annuli

Sultan, R. A., Rahaman, A., Rushd, S., Zendehboudi, S. & Kelessidis, V. C., 1 Jan 2019, In : International Journal of Chemical Engineering. 2019, 7068989.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Dynamic analysis
Computational fluid dynamics
Drill strings
Drill pipe
Fluids
dynamic analysis
Desalination
computational fluid dynamics
distillation
Distillation

Changes in blood microRNA expression and early metabolic responsiveness 21 days following bariatric surgery

Atkin, S., Ramachandran, V., Yousri, N., Benurwar, M., Simper, S. C., McKinlay, R., Adams, T. D., Najafi, H. & Hunt, S., 1 Jan 2019, In : Frontiers in Endocrinology. 10, JAN

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Bariatric Surgery
MicroRNAs
Weight Loss
Fasting
Gastric Bypass
Open Access
Human Herpesvirus 1
Epidemiology
Infection
Nutrition Surveys
Coitus

Combined elephant herding optimization algorithm with k-means for data clustering

Tuba, E., Dolicanin-Djekic, D., Jovanovic, R., Simian, D. & Tuba, M., 1 Jan 2019, Information and Communication Technology for Intelligent Systems - Proceedings of ICTIS 2018. Joshi, A. & Satapathy, S. C. (eds.). Springer Science and Business Media Deutschland GmbH, p. 665-673 9 p. (Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies; vol. 107).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Clustering algorithms
Data mining
Learning systems
Clustering
K-means

Comparison and assessment of family- and population-based genotype imputation methods in large pedigrees

Ullah, E., Mall, R., Abbas, M. M., Kunji, K., Nato, A. Q., Bensmail, H., Wijsman, E. M. & Saad, M., 1 Jan 2019, In : Genome Research. 29, 1, p. 125-134 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pedigree
Genotype
Population
Neurofibromin 2
Genome-Wide Association Study

Comparison of different grasp algorithms for the heterogeneous vector bin packing problem

Stakic, D., Anokic, A. & Jovanovic, R., 31 Jan 2019, 2019 China-Qatar International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence and Applications to Intelligent Manufacturing, AIAIM 2019. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 63-70 8 p. 8632779. (2019 China-Qatar International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence and Applications to Intelligent Manufacturing, AIAIM 2019).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Bins
Containers
Supply chains
Costs
Experiments

Comparison on the Impact of 0.4 MW PV with Central Inverter vs String Inverter on Distribution Network Operation

Wanik, M. Z. B. C., Jabbar, A. A., Singh, N. K. & Sanfilippo, A. P., 5 Apr 2019, 2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 162-167 6 p. 8684075. (2018 IEEE 7th International Conference on Power and Energy, PECon 2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric power distribution
Simulators
Education
Systems analysis

Comprehensive evaluation of water quality status for entire stretch of Yamuna River, India

Jaiswal, M., Hussain, J., Gupta, S. K., Nasr, M. & Nema, A. K., 1 Apr 2019, In : Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 191, 4, 208.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Water Quality
Rivers
Water quality
India
Biochemical oxygen demand

Computational density functional theory study on the selective conversion of CO2 to formate on homogeneously and heterogeneously mixed CuFeO2 and CuO surfaces

Yoon, S. H., Kang, U., Park, H., Abdel-Wahab, A. & Han, D. S., 1 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Catalysis Today.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

formic acid
Density functional theory
Energy barriers
Adsorption
Carrier concentration

Computationally Efficient Distributed Predictive Controller for Cascaded Multilevel Impedance Source Inverter with LVRT Capability

Easley, M., Jain, S., Shadmand, M. B. & Abu-Rub, H., 1 Jan 2019, In : IEEE Access. 7, p. 35731-35742 12 p., 8665900.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Controllers
Electric potential
Reactive power
Energy harvesting
Model predictive control

ComSoc's Technical and Educational Activities

Letaief, K. & Fonseca, N., 1 Mar 2019, In : IEEE Communications Magazine. 57, 3, p. 4-5 2 p., 8663981.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Concept-Focused in-Class Demonstrations for Teaching Embedded System Design in Large Classes

Wijenayake, C., Gilbert, W., Van Winden, S. & Ahmed, B., 16 Jan 2019, Proceedings of 2018 IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment, and Learning for Engineering, TALE 2018. Lee, M. J. W., Nikolic, S., Wong, G. K. W., Shen, J., Ros, M., Lei, L. C. U. & Venkatarayalu, N. (eds.). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1133-1137 5 p. 8615178. (Proceedings of 2018 IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment, and Learning for Engineering, TALE 2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Embedded systems
Teaching
Demonstrations
Systems analysis
Students

Conference rejuvenation: The way forward

Letaief, K. & Bregni, S., 1 Feb 2019, In : IEEE Communications Magazine. 57, 2, p. 4-7 4 p., 8647099.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Confusion and information triggered by photos in persona profiles

Salminen, J., Jung, S. G., An, J., Kwak, H., Nielsen, L. & Jansen, B., 1 Sep 2019, In : International Journal of Human Computer Studies. 129, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Experiments
qualitative interview
interpretation
experiment
gender

Construction of Circular Quadrature Amplitude Modulations (CQAM)

Wonterghem, J. V., Boutros, J. & Moeneclaey, M., 20 Feb 2019, 2018 IEEE International Conference on the Science of Electrical Engineering in Israel, ICSEE 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8646035. (2018 IEEE International Conference on the Science of Electrical Engineering in Israel, ICSEE 2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Quadrature amplitude modulation
Subcutaneous Infusions
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Meta-Analysis
Insulin
Injections

Controlling metastatic cancer: the role of phytochemicals in cell signaling

Kapinova, A., Kubatka, P., Liskova, A., Baranenko, D., Kruzliak, P., Matta, M., Busselberg, D., Malicherova, B., Zulli, A., Kwon, T. K., Jezkova, E., Blahutova, D., Zubor, P. & Danko, J., 1 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Phytochemicals
Neoplasms
Neoplasm Metastasis
Chemoprevention
Cause of Death

Controlling the biocorrosion of sulfate-reducing bacteria (SRB) on carbon steel using ZnO/chitosan nanocomposite as an eco-friendly biocide

Rasheed, P. A., Jabbar, K. A., Rasool, K., Pandey, R. P., Sliem, M. H., Helal, M., Samara, A., Abdullah, A. M. & Mahmoud, K., 1 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Corrosion Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biocides
Disinfectants
Chitosan
Sulfates
Carbon steel

Corneal confocal microscopy: ready for prime time

Petropoulos, I. N., Ponirakis, G., Khan, A., Gad, H., Almuhannadi, H., Brines, M., Cerami, A. & Malik, R., 1 Jan 2019, In : Clinical and Experimental Optometry.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Confocal Microscopy
Clinical Trials
Corneal Diseases
Nerve Regeneration
United States Food and Drug Administration

Corneal nerve and endothelial cell damage in patients with transient ischemic attack and minor ischemic stroke

Gad, H., Khan, A., Akhtar, N., Kamran, S., El-Sotouhy, A., Dargham, S., Petropoulos, I. N., Ponirakis, G., Shuaib, A., Streletz, L. & Malik, R., 1 Mar 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 3, e0213319.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Corneal Endothelial Cell Loss
Transient Ischemic Attack
Endothelial cells
stroke
endothelial cells

Correction: Epidemiology and treatment patterns of rheumatoid arthritis in a large cohort of Arab patients (PLoS ONE (2018) 13: 12 (e0208240) DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0208240)

Dargham, S., Zahirovic, S., Hammoudeh, M., Al Emadi, S., Masri, B. K., Halabi, H., Badsha, H., Uthman, I., Mahfoud, Z. R., Ashour, H., El Haq, W. G., Bayoumy, K., Kapiri, M., Saxena, R., Plenge, R. M., Kazkaz, L. & Arayssi, T., 1 Mar 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 3, e0214258.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
Qatar
Arabs
Epidemiology
rheumatoid arthritis
funding
Physical Chemistry
Physical chemistry
machine learning
physical chemistry
Physics

Correlated impulses: Using Facebook interests to improve predictions of crime rates in urban areas

Fatehkia, M., O'Brien, D. & Weber, I., 1 Feb 2019, In : PLoS One. 14, 2, e0211350.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

crime
Crime
urban areas
demographic statistics
Demography
1 Citation (Scopus)
Magnetic moments
Electronic structure
Electronic properties
Lattice constants
Structural properties

Current evidence and future perspectives for curcumin and its analogues as promising adjuncts to oxaliplatin: state-of-the-art

Zangui, M., Atkin, S., Majeed, M. & Sahebkar, A., 1 Mar 2019, In : Pharmacological Research. 141, p. 343-356 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

oxaliplatin
Curcumin
Neoplasms
Phytochemicals
Head and Neck Neoplasms

Decision tree for identification and prediction of filamentous bulking at full-scale activated sludge wastewater treatment plant

Deepnarain, N., Nasr, M., Kumari, S., Stenström, T. A., Reddy, P., Pillay, K. & Bux, F., 1 Jun 2019, In : Process Safety and Environmental Protection. 126, p. 25-34 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Decision trees
Wastewater treatment
activated sludge
sludge
prediction

DeepCrystal: A Deep Learning Framework for Sequence-based Protein Crystallization Prediction

Elbasir, A., Moovarkumudalvan, B., Kunji, K., Kolatkar, P., Bensmail, H. & Mall, R., 21 Jan 2019, Proceedings - 2018 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine, BIBM 2018. Schmidt, H., Griol, D., Wang, H., Baumbach, J., Zheng, H., Callejas, Z., Hu, X., Dickerson, J. & Zhang, L. (eds.). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 2747-2749 3 p. 8621202. (Proceedings - 2018 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine, BIBM 2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Crystallization
Learning
Proteins
Diffraction
Crystals

Deep reinforcement learning for traffic light optimization

Coskun, M., Baggag, A. & Chawla, S., 7 Feb 2019, Proceedings - 18th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining Workshops, ICDMW 2018. Yu, J., Li, Z., Tong, H. & Zhu, F. (eds.). IEEE Computer Society, p. 564-571 8 p. 8637414. (IEEE International Conference on Data Mining Workshops, ICDMW; vol. 2018-November).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Reinforcement learning
Telecommunication traffic
Travel time
Simulators

Dengue and chikungunya seroprevalence among Qatari nationals and immigrants residing in Qatar

Humphrey, J. M., Al-Absi, E. S., Hamdan, M. M., Okasha, S. S., Al-Trmanini, D. M., El-Dous, H. G., Dargham, S., Schieffelin, J., Aburaddad, L. & Nasrallah, G. K., 1 Jan 2019, In : PLoS One. 14, 1, e0211574.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Qatar
Chikungunya virus
Northern Africa
Middle East
dengue
1 Citation (Scopus)

Design, fabrication and nucleate pool-boiling heat transfer performance of hybrid micro-nano scale 2-D modulated porous surfaces

Khan, S. A., Sezer, N. & Koç, M., 5 May 2019, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 153, p. 168-180 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Boiling liquids
Heat transfer
Fabrication
Heat flux
Heat transfer coefficients
2 Citations (Scopus)

Design and analysis of an integrated concentrated solar and wind energy system with storage

Sezer, N., Biçer, Y. & Koç, M., 1 Jan 2019, In : International Journal of Energy Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solar energy
Wind power
Exergy
Space heating
Electricity

Design Case Study of A Nine-Phase Integrated On-Board Battery Charger

Metwly, M. Y., Maximos, F. A., Ahmed, A. T., Hawam, A. S., Zaki, A. A. M., Helal, A. A. M., Mokhtar, A. R. M., Abdelghaffar, S. M., Taha, R. A., Hamdy, R. A. & Abdel-Khalik, A., 4 Feb 2019, 2018 20th International Middle East Power Systems Conference, MEPCON 2018 - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 815-821 7 p. 8635134. (2018 20th International Middle East Power Systems Conference, MEPCON 2018 - Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Propulsion
Electric vehicles
Charging (batteries)
Electrical engineering
MATLAB

Design issues in automatically generated persona profiles: A qualitative analysis from 38 think-aloud transcripts

Salminen, J., Şengün, S., Jung, S. G. & Jansen, B., 8 Mar 2019, CHIIR 2019 - Proceedings of the 2019 Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 225-229 5 p. (CHIIR 2019 - Proceedings of the 2019 Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
Innovation
Statistics

Detection and tracking of bubbles in twophase air water flow for non-convergent sinusoidal channel

Ur Rahman, A., Sajid, M., Gillani, S. O., Uddin, E. & Hassan, I., 28 Mar 2019, In : IET Image Processing. 13, 4, p. 692-697 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Two phase flow
Air
Kalman filters
Water
Lighting
Solar wind
Exergy
Electricity
Thermal energy
Vapor compression refrigeration
2 Citations (Scopus)

Development and performance evaluation of new AirGIS – A GIS based air pollution and human exposure modelling system

Khan, J., Kakosimos, K., Raaschou-Nielsen, O., Brandt, J., Jensen, S. S., Ellermann, T. & Ketzel, M., 1 Feb 2019, In : Atmospheric Environment. 198, p. 102-121 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

atmospheric pollution
modeling
pollution exposure
software
ambient air

Diabetes mellitus in a patient with lafora disease: Possible links with pancreatic β-cell dysfunction and insulin resistance

Nicolescu, R. C., Al-Khawaga, S., Minassian, B. A. & Hussain, K., 1 Jan 2019, In : Frontiers in Pediatrics. 6, JAN, 424.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Lafora Disease
Glycogen
Insulin Resistance
Diabetes Mellitus
Mutation

Dietary phytochemicals targeting cancer stem cells

Liskova, A., Kubatka, P., Samec, M., Zubor, P., Mlyncek, M., Bielik, T., Mathews Samuel, S., Zulli, A., Kwon, T. K. & Busselberg, D., 1 Jan 2019, In : Molecules. 899.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Neoplastic Stem Cells
stem cells
Phytochemicals
Stem cells
cancer

Digital demography

Weber, I. & State, B., 1 Jan 2019, 26th International World Wide Web Conference 2017, WWW 2017 Companion. International World Wide Web Conferences Steering Committee, p. 935-939 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Statistics
Sliding mode control
Fuzzy control
Controllers
Fuzzy inference
Stability criteria

Direct and indirect P-glycoprotein transfers in MCF7 breast cancer cells

Dyson, J., Foll, F. L., Magal, P., Noussair, A. & Pasquier, J., 14 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 461, p. 239-253 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glycoproteins
Glycoprotein
P-Glycoprotein
Breast Cancer
breast neoplasms

Direct Observation of the Photoreduction Products of Mn(NDI-bpy)(CO) 3 X CO 2 Reduction Catalysts Using Femtosecond Transient IR Spectroscopy

Martinez, J. F., La Porte, N. T., Young, R. M., Sinopoli, A., Sohail, M. & Wasielewski, M. R., 21 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 123, 11, p. 6416-6426 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Monoxide
photochemical reactions
Infrared spectroscopy
catalysts
Catalysts

Discrimination of breast cancer from benign tumours using Raman spectroscopy

Lyng, F. M., Traynor, D., Nguyen, T. N. Q., Meade, A. D., Rakib, F., Al-Saady, R., Goormaghtigh, E., Al-Saad, K. & Hosni M. Ali, M., 1 Feb 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 2, e0212376.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Raman spectroscopy
Raman Spectrum Analysis
breast neoplasms
Tumors
Biopsy

Distance-Range-Oriented Constellation Design for VLC-SCMA Downlink with Signal-Dependent Noise

Gao, Q., Hu, S., Gong, C., Serpedin, E., Qaraqe, K. & Xu, Z., 1 Mar 2019, In : IEEE Communications Letters. 23, 3, p. 434-437 4 p., 8610189.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Euclidean Distance
Minimum Distance
Avalanche photodiodes
Dependent
Range of data

Distributed Newton and Quasi-Newton methods for formation control of autonomous vehicles

Karkoub, M., Wang, H. & Wu, T. S., 1 Jan 2019, In : Ships and Offshore Structures.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Autonomous underwater vehicles
Newton-Raphson method
Costs

Distribution of salinity and trace elements in surface seawater of the Arabian Gulf surrounding the State of Qatar

Loganathan, K., Al Sulaiti, H. A., Bukhari, S. J., Fard, A. K., Manawi, Y. M. & Atieh, M., 1 Mar 2019, In : Desalination and Water Treatment. 143, p. 102-110 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trace elements
Seawater
trace element
seawater
salinity