Kuwait University
College of Life Sciences

Information Science Department

Research Projects

Year 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
Total Projects 9 5 7 13 17 17 5 16 14

2017
  1. Prediction of Proteins using Machine Learning Approaches, QI 03/14, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. M. Sarfraz, Co-I: Fawaz Al-Anzi, 2015-2017.
  2. Using Value Methodology for Deployment of Scrap Tires to Fight Desertification in Kuwait and Ration Water, KFAS, Co-I: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, Fawaz Al-Anzi, Abdirashid Elmi, Abdul Rehman Khan, 2017.
  3. Investigating the Challenges and Opportunities of Adopting Health Information Technology Solutions. ZQ01/17, Kuwait University, PI: Dari Alhuwail.
  4. Health Informatics: Uncovering Pressing Challenges and Opportunities in the State of Kuwait. Kuwait University, PI: Dari Alhuwail
  5. A Novel Measure for Predicting Move Method Refactoring Opportunities in Object-Oriented Code, PI: Jehad Al Dallal, QI01/15, Kuwait University.
  6. Empirically Exploring the Impact of Fault Data Completeness over Time on Predicting Class Fault-Proneness, PI: Jehad Al Dallal, QI02/15, Kuwait University.
  7. An exploratory study on the structure and performance of FLOSS communities, Co-Investigator: Jehad Al Dallal, IQ04/16, Kuwait University.
  8. Geodetic problems with application in social networks, PI: Paul Manuel, QI01/16, Kuwait University
  9. Using Value Methodology for Deployment of Scrap Tires to Fight Desertification in Kuwait and Ration Water, Co-I: Prof. Sarfraz, KFAS
2016
  1. The Impact of Computer Aided Education on Dyslexic Students- A Kuwait case study, Kuwait University, PI: Dr. Eiman Shammari, 2016.
  2. Prediction of Proteins using Machine Learning Approaches, QI 03/14, Kuwait University, PI: M. Sarfraz, Co-I: Fawaz Al-Anz, 2015-2017.
  3. Using Value Methodology for Deployment of Scrap Tires to Fight Desertification in Kuwait and Ration Water, Kuwait University, Team members: Prof. Fawaz Al-Anzi (CE, KU), Prof. M. Sarfraz (ISC, KU), Dr. Abdirashid Elmi (ETM, KU), Dr. Abdul Rehman Khan (KISR), Co-I: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2014-2016.
  4. Paper currency recognition system, QI 01/13, Kuwait University, Team Members: A. B. Sargano, N. Haq, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2013-2016.
  5. License Plate recognition system, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, Co-I: Prof. Fawaz Al-Anzi (CE, KU), 2013-2016.
2015
  1. Prediction of Proteins using Machine Learning Approaches, QI 03/14, Kuwait University, PI: M. Sarfraz, Team Leader: Fawaz Al-Anzi, 2015-2017.
  2. Assessment of the Levels of Particulate Matter (pM2.5) Concentrations in Several Indoor Public Venues in Kuwait, RQ021/13, Kuwait University , PI: Dr. Sana BuHamra, 2014-2015.
  3. Using Value Methodology for Deployment of Scrap Tires to Fight Desertification in Kuwait and Ration Water, Kuwait University, Team members: Prof. Fawaz Al-Anzi (CE, KU), Prof. M. Sarfraz (ISC, KU), Dr. Abdirashid Elmi (ETM, KU), Dr. Abdul Rehman Khan (KISR), Co-I: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz,, 2014-2016.
  4. A Novel Measure for Predicting Move Method Refactoring Opportunities in Object-Oriented Code, QI01/15, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2014-2015.
  5. Bootstrapping Quality of Online Services, QI04/13, Kuwait University, PI:Dr. Zainab Al Jazzaf, 2014-2015.
  6. Paper currency recognition system, QI 01/13, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, Team members: A. B. Sargano, N. Haq,2013-2016.
  7. License Plate recognition system, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, Co-I: Prof. Fawaz Al-Anzi (CE, KU), 2013-2016.
2014
  1. Assessment of the Levels of Particulate Matter (pM2.5) Concentrations in Several Indoor Public Venues in Kuwait, RQ021/13, Kuwait University, PI: Dr. Sana BuHamra, 2014-2015.
  2. Towards effective tools to enable Arabic speaking early-stage Alzheimer/dementia patients stay on track with daily life through ubiquitous technology, ZQ03/14, Kuwait University, PI: Dr. Zainab Al Meraj, 2014.
  3. Using Value Methodology for Deployment of Scrap Tires to Fight Desertification in Kuwait and Ration Water, Kuwait University, Co-I: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, Team member: Prof. Fawaz Al-Anzi (CE, KU), Prof. M. Sarfraz (ISC, KU), Dr. Abdirashid Elmi (ETM, KU), Dr. Abdul Rehman Khan (KISR), 2014-2016.
  4. A Novel Measure for Predicting Move Method Refactoring Opportunities in Object-Oriented Code, QI01/15, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2014-2015.
  5. Assessment of Academic Programs in the Field of Computing Sciences on the Current and Future Needs of Labor Market, RW01/12, Research Priority Project, PI: Dr. Eiman Al Shammari, Co-I: Prof. Mostafa Abd-El-Barr, 2013-2014.
  6. Building Secure Digital Wallets for Bitcoins, PI: Omar Al Ibrahim, 2014.
  7. Bootstrapping Quality of Online Services, QI04/13, Kuwait University, PI: Dr. Zainab Al Jazzaf, 2014-2015.
  8. Towards an authoring tool to help special needs in Kuwait, create computer-based Arabic Social Stories for their students, ZW05/13, Kuwait University, PI: Dr. Fatima Boujarwah, 2013-2014.
  9. Topological and physicochemical descriptors of Nano Structures, KFAS, Kuwait, PI: Prof. Paul Manuel, Team Member: Dr Thalaya Al-Fozan, 2013-2014.
  10. Paper currency recognition system, QI 01/13, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, Co-I: A. B. Sargano, N. Haq, 2013-2016.
  11. Empirical Evidence on the Link between Object-Oriented Internal Quality Measures and Refactoring Activities, QI02/14, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2013-2014.
  12. License Plate recognition system, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, Co-I: Prof. Fawaz Al-Anzi (CE, KU), 2013-2016.
  13. Design and Analysis of Novel Arithmetic Structures/Algorithms for Cryptographic Applications-I, WI 04/10, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Mostafa Abd-El Barr, Co-I: Dr. Hanady Abdulsalam, 2012-2014.
2013
  1. Topological and physicochemical descriptors of Nano Structures, KFAS, Kuwait, PI: Prof. Paul Manuel, Team member: Dr Thalaya Al-Fozan, 2013-2014.
  2. Paper currency recognition system, QI 01/13, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, Team: M. Sarfraz, A. B. Sargano, N. Haq, 2013-2016.
  3. Renewable Energy Photovoltaic cell Parameters identification, WI01/13, Kuwait University, PI: Helal M. Al-Hamadi, 2013.
  4. Towards an Authoring Tool to Help Special Needs Teachers in Kuwait Create Computer-based Arabic Social Stories for their Students, ZW05/13, PI: Dr. Fatima Boujarwah, 2013-2014.
  5. A framework for proposing and assessing object-oriented code refactoring techniques, QI03/13, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2013-2014.
  6. Empirical Evidence on the Link between Object-Oriented Internal Quality Measures and Refactoring Activities, QI02/14, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2013-2014.
  7. License Plate recognition system, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, Team: Prof. M. Sarfraz (ISC, KU), Prof. Fawaz Al-Anzi (CE, KU), 2013-2016.
  8. Assessment of Academic Programs in the Field of Computing Sciences on the Current and Future Needs of Labor Market, Kuwait University, PI: Dr. Eiman Al Shammari, Co-I: Prof. Mostafa Abd-El Barr, 2013-2014.
  9. Mining Featured Data from the Generic Shapes, WI05/12, Kuwait University, Co-I: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2012-2013.
  10. Weighted-Based Object-Oriented Class Cohesion Metrics, WI01/12, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2012-2013.
  11. Constructing Models for Predicting Move Method Refactoring Opportunities Using Object-Oriented Quality Measure, WI02/13, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2012-2013.
  12. A practical approach of trust management system for cloud environment, WI07/11, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Paul Manuel, 2012-2013.
  13. Mining Featured Data from the Generic Shapes, WI05/12, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, Team: Prof. M. Sarfraz and Prof. Jehad AlDallal (ISC), 2012-2013.
  14. Subword spectra and the Prouhet-Tarry-Escott problem, WI 06/11, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Anton Cerny, 2012-2013.
  15. Design and Analysis of Novel Arithmetic Structures/Algorithms for Cryptographic Applications-I, WI 04/10, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Mostafa Abd-El Barr, Co-I: Dr. Hanady Abdulsalam, 2012-2014.
  16. Recognition and Verification System for Paper Currency, 16-22/CRGP/ CIIT/ABT/II, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Pakistan, Co-I: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2011-2013.
  17. Object Recognition using Moment Descriptors and Genetic Algorithm, 3/32, AlJouf University, Saudi Arabia, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2011-2013.
2012
  1. Mining Featured Data from the Generic Shapes, WI05/12, Kuwait University, Co-I: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2012-2013.
  2. Weighted-Based Object-Oriented Class Cohesion Metrics, WI01/12, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2012-2013.
  3. Constructing Models for Predicting Move Method Refactoring Opportunities Using Object-Oriented Quality Measures, WI02/13, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2012-2013.
  4. A practical approach of trust management system for cloud environment, WI07/11, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Paul Manuel, 2012-2013.
  5. Mining Featured Data from the Generic Shapes, WI05/12, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, Co-I: Prof. Jehad AlDallal (ISC), 2012-2013.
  6. Subword spectra and the Prouhet-Tarry-Escott problem, WI 06/1, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Anton Cerny, 2012-2013.
  7. Facilitating the Authoring of Social Problem Solving Skills Instructional Modules, PI: Dr. Fatima Boujarah, 2012.
  8. Fighting Bullying via Interactive Digitial Storytelling- A Kuwaiti Case Study, PI: Dr. Eiman Al-Shammari, Co-I: Dr. Fatima Boujarah, 2012.
  9. Online Digital Identity, RIG project, Kuwait University, PI: Dr. Bader Ali, 2012.
  10. Data Aggregation Technique for Air Pollution Application of Wireless Sensor Networks, WI04/12, Kuwait University, Contributor: Dr. Bader Ali, 2012.
  11. Design and Analysis of Novel Arithmetic Structures/Algorithms for Cryptographic Applications-I, WI 04/10, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Mostafa Abd-El Barr, Co-I: Dr. Hanady Abdulsalam, 2012-2014.
  12. Data Aggregation Technique for Air Pollution Application of Wireless Sensor Networks, WI04/12, PI: Hanady Abdulsalam, 2012.
  13. Impact of accounting for special methods and method invocations when using cohesion metrics for object-oriented class reusability indication, WI03/11, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2011-2012.
  14. Computational aspects of topological indices of molecular graphs, WI05/1, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Paul Manuel, 2011-2012.
  15. Recognition and Verification System for Paper Currency, 16-22/CRGP/ CIIT/ABT/II, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Pakistan, Co-I: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2011-2013.
  16. Object Recognition using Moment Descriptors and Genetic Algorithm, 3/32, Al Jouf University, Saudi Arabia, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2011-2013.
  17. A Soft Computing Approach for Outlines Capture of Planar Images, WI 05/10, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2011-2012.
2011
  1. Impact of accounting for special methods and method invocations when using cohesion metrics for object-oriented class reusability indication, WI03/11, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2011-2012.
  2. Computational aspects of topological indices of molecular graphs, WI05/11, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Paul Manuel, 2011-2012.
  3. Recognition and Verification System for Paper Currency, 16-22/CRGP/ CIIT/ABT/II, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Pakistan, Co-I: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2011-2013.
  4. Object Recognition using Moment Descriptors and Genetic Algorithm 3/32, AlJouf University, Saudi Arabia, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2011-2013.
  5. A Soft Computing Approach for Outlines Capture of Planar Images, WI 05/10, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2011-2012.
2010
  1. Efficient Data Aggregation Technique for Wireless Sensor Networks, Kuwait University, Co-I: Dr. Hanady Abdulsalam, 2010.
  2. Generalization of Parikh matrix mapping in formal languages theory, E0 05/10, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Anton Cerny, Co-I: Hamed Alazemi, 2010.
  3. A New Heuristic for Vectorizing Outlines of Generic Shapes by Spline, KU project, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2010.
  4. Cluster-based Routing Protocol for Mobile Sensor Networks, WI 08/09, Kuwait University, PI: Dr. Nidal Nasser Co-I: Prof. Kassem Saleh and Anwar AL-Yatama, 2010.
  5. Code-Based Cohesion Metric for Object-Oriented Classes, WI04/07, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2010.
  6. Computational Chemical Graphs in Bioinformatics, KFAS project, PI: Ahmed Al-Kandari, Co-I: Prof. Paul Manuel, 2010.
  7. Connectivity-Based Object-Oriented Class Cohesion Metric, WI04/08, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2010.
  8. Data Aggregation for Wireless Sensor Networks , Kuwait University, PI: Dr. Hanady Abdulsalam, 2010.
  9. Design of a Novel Multiple-Valued logic (MVL) Circuits Using Evolutionary Techniques-II, WI 02/07, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Mostafa Abd-El-Barr, 2010.
  10. Distance-Based Class-Cohesion Metric for Object-Oriented Design, WI03/07, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2010.
  11. Impact of Inheritance on Class Cohesion Measurement, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2010.
  12. Instantaneous Voltage Flicker Tracking Using Rule-Based Fuzzy Logic and Kalman Filter for Power Quality Analysis, Kuwait University, PI: Dr. Helal AL-Hamadi, 2010.
  13. Nanotechnology-based interconnection networks, UNESCO-HP project, PI: Prof. Mohsen Guizani, Co-I: Prof. Paul Manuel.
  14. Outlines of Generic Shapes by Spline using a Heuristic, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2010.
  15. Security in Mobile agent-based Wireless Sensor Network Applications, WI 04/09, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Kassem Saleh, Co-I: Anwar AL-Yatama and Dr. Nidal Nasser, 2010.
  16. Trust Monitoring System for Grid Computing, WI 02/08, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Paul Manuel, Co-I: Prof. Mostafa Abd-El Barr, 2010.
2009
  1. Nanotechnology-based interconnection networks, XX06/09, UNESCO-HP, PI: Prof. Paul Manuel, 2009-2012.
  2. A New Heuristic for Vectorizing Outlines of Generic Shapes by Spline , Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2009.
  3. Cluster-based Routing Protocol for Mobile Sensor Networks, WI 08/09, Kuwait University, PI: Dr. Nidal Nasser, Co-I: Prof. Kassem Saleh and Anwar AL-Yatama, 2009.
  4. Code-Based Cohesion Metric for Object-Oriented Classes, WI04/07, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2009.
  5. Computational Chemical Graphs in Bioinformatics, KFAS, PI: Ahmed Al-Kandari, Co-I: Prof. Paul Manuel, 2009.
  6. Connectivity-Based Object-Oriented Class Cohesion Metric, WI04/08, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2009.
  7. Data Aggregation for Wireless Sensor Networks , Kuwait University, PI: Dr. Hanady Abdulsalam, 2009.
  8. Design of a Novel Multiple-Valued logic (MVL) Circuits Using Evolutionary Techniques-II, WI 02/07, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Mostafa Abd-El-Barr, 2008-2009.
  9. Distance-Based Class-Cohesion Metric for Object-Oriented Design, WI03/07, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2009.
  10. Impact of Inheritance on Class Cohesion Measurement, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Jehad Al Dallal, 2009.
  11. Instantaneous Voltage Flicker Tracking Using Rule-Based Fuzzy Logic and Kalman Filter for Power Quality Analysis, Kuwait University, PI: Dr. Helal Al Hamadi, 2009.
  12. Outlines of Generic Shapes by Spline using a Heuristic, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Muhammad Sarfraz, 2009.
  13. Security in Mobile agent-based Wireless Sensor Network Applications, WI 04/09, Kuwait University, PI: Prof. Kassem Saleh, Co-I: Anwar AL-Yatama and Dr. Nidal Nasser, 2009.
  14. Trust Monitoring System for Grid Computing, WI 02/08, Kuwait University, PI: Paul Manuel, Co-I: Prof. Mostafa Abd-El Barr, 2009.