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Prof.Balqies Sadoun Visiting Academic Academic RankProfessor

Specialization:

  • Ph.D. in City and Regional Planning Engineering, College of Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA

Research Interests:

  • GIS, GPS and Remote Sensing, Wireless Negation Systems, Smart Cities and Homes, Intelligent Transportation Systems, City and Urban Engineering & Planning, Modeling and Simulation

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• Ph.D. in City and Regional Planning Engineering, College of Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA. • M.Sc. in City and Regional Planning Engineering, College of Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA. • M.Sc. in Civil Engineering, Ecole Nationale Des Travaux Publique d'Etat, Lyon, France • B.Sc. in Civil Engineering, College of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt.
• September 2020-Presnet: Visiting Full Professor, Department of Architectural Engineering, University of Sharjah, UAE. • 2008- Present, Full Professor, Departments of Civil Engineering and Surveying and Geomatics Engineering, College of Engineering, Al-Balqa’ Applied University, Al-Salt, Jordan. • September 2009-September 2010- On Sabbatical Leave as a Full Professor, Departments of Civil Engineering and Architectural Engineering, College of Engineering, Philadelphia University, Jordan. • Fall 2005-June 2008, Associate Professor, Department of Surveying and Geomatics Engineering, College of Engineering, Al-Balqa’ Applied University, Al-Salt, Jordan. • Fall 2003-Fall 2005, Chairperson and Associate Professor, Department of Surveying and Geomatics Engineering, College of Engineering, Al-Balqa’ Applied University, Al-Salt, Jordan. • Fall 2000-2003, Associate Professor, Department of Surveying and Geomatics Engineering, College of Engineering, Al-Balqa’ Applied University, Al-Salt, Jordan. • Fall 1997-2000, Chair and Assistant Professor, Department of Architectural Engineering, Applied Science University, Amman, Jordan. • December 1992-1997, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, City University of New York, New York, USA. • Fall 1988-1992 Graduate Student/Researcher, College of Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA.
• Member, The Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS. • Member of ASCE • Member, American Planning Association • Member, Association of Jordanian Engineers
• Member, The Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS. • Member of ASCE • Member, American Planning Association • Member, Association of Jordanian Engineers
• One sample include: Tempus Project with EU
Published to Date (Sep 2020) over One Hundred (100) Refereed Scholarly Journal and Conference papers. Sample publications include list below. Z. Ning, K. Zhang, X. Wang, L. Guo , X. Hu , B. Hu, Y. Guo, B. Sadoun, and R. Y. K. Kwok, “ Joint Computing and Caching in 5G-Envisioned Internet of Vehicles: A Deep Reinforcement Learning-Based Traffic Control System,” IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 2020. DOI: 10.1109/TITS.2020.2970276. P. Dong, Z. Ning, M. S. Obaidat, X. Jiang, Y. Guo, X. Hu, B. Hu, R. Kwok, and B. Sadoun,” Edge Computing based Healthcare Systems: Enabling Decentralized Health Monitoring in Internet of Medical Things,” IEEE Networks, Vo. 34, No 5, pp. 255-261, Sep 2020. DOI: 10.1109/MNET.011.1900636 D. Mishra, M. S. Obaidat, D. Dharminder, S. Rana, D. Dharminder, A. Mishra and B. Sadoun” Chaos-based Content Distribution Framework for Digital Right Management System,” IEEE Systems Journal, 2020. P. Dong, Z. Ning, X. Jiang, Y. Guo, X. Hu, B. Hu, R. Kwok, and B. Sadoun,” Edge Computing based Healthcare Systems: Enabling Decentralized Health Monitoring in Internet of Medical Things,” IEEE Network, 2020. DOI:10.1109/MNET.011.1900636. A.Shukla, N. Patel, S. Tanwar, B. Sadoun, M. S. Obaidat,” BDoTs: Blockchain-based Evaluation Scheme for Online Teaching under COVID-19 Environment,” Proceedings of 2020 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2020, 2020. N. Yang, Z. Mi, Yu Guo, B. Sadoun,”Fast Local Map Construction of Robot Using Semantic Priors,” Proceedings of 2020 IEEE International Conference on Communications, Computing, Cybersecurity and Informatics, CCCI 2020, 2020. N. Sen, Z. Ning, M. S. Obaidat, B. Sadoun, H. Wang, L. Saintao, G. Lei and G. Wang, “A Reinforcement Learning-based Network Traffic Prediction Mechanism in Intelligent Internet of Things" IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 2020. DOI: 10.1109/TII.2020.3004232. Balaji N., M. S. Obaidat, B. Sadoun, V. N. Gopal, R. Manoharn and Sitharthan R. ,” New Clustering Based Semantic Service Selection and User Preferential Model,” accepted in IEEE Systems Journal, 2020. S. Rana, M. S. Obaidat, D. Mishra, S. Mukhopadhyay, and B. Sadoun,” Computational Efficient Authenticated Digital Content Distribution Frameworks for DRM Systems: Review and Outlook,” IEEE Systems Journal, 2020. DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2020.2992650. D. Mishra, M. S. Obaidat, S. Rana, D. Dharminder, A. Mishra and B. Sadoun,” Chaos-based Content Distribution Framework for Digital Right Management System,” IEEE Systems Journal, 2020. Z. Ning, K. Zhang, X. Wang, M. S. Obaidat, X. Hu, L. Guo, B. Hu, and B. Sadoun” Joint Computing and Caching in 5G-Envisioned Internet of Vehicles: A Deep Reinforcement Learning based Traffic Control System,” IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 2020. DOI: 10.1109/TITS.2020.2970276. K. Shah, M. S. Obaidat, P. Modiz, J. Bhatiax, S. Tanwar, and B. Sadoun,” Amalgamation of Fog Computing and Software Defined Networking in Healthcare 4.0: The Challenges, and a Way Forward,” Proceedings of 2020 International Conference on E-Business (ICE-B 2020)- Part of the 2020 International Conference on E-Business and Telecommunications (ICETE 2020), July 2020. O. Al-Bayari, B. Sadoun and N. Shatnawi,” An Internet and Wireless Networking -based Water Pipes Web Application for Fault Reporting,” Intenrtaional Journal of Communication Systems, Wiley, Feb 2020. https://doi.org/10.1002/dac.4363. Z. Ning, K. Zhang, X. Wang, M. S. Obaidat , L. Guo , X. Hu , B. Hu, Y. Guo, B. Sadoun, and R. Y. K. Kwok, “ Joint Computing and Caching in 5G-Envisioned Internet of Vehicles: A Deep Reinforcement Learning-Based Traffic Control System,” IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 2020. DOI: 10.1109/TITS.2020.2970276. D. Mishra, S. Rana, D. Dharminder, A. Mishra and B. Sadoun,” Chaos-based Content Distribution Framework for Digital Right Management System,” Accepted in IEEE Systems Journal, 2020. A.Gharsallah1, I. Bouabidi1, M. Neji, M. S. Obaidat, F. Zarai, and B. Saodun, “Handover Management Approach for 5G Software Defined Vehicular Networks: A Scheme and Simulation Analysis,” Proceedings of International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Techniques and Applications, pp. 13-21, Prague, July 2019. T. Guelzm, M. S. Obaidat and B. Sadoun,” Introduction and Overview of Key Enabling Technologies for Smart Cities and Homes,” in Smart Cities and Homes- Key Enabling Technologies, (M. S. Obaidat, and P. Nicopolitidis, Eds.), pp. 1-16, Elsevier, 2019. H. Mzoughi, F. Zarai, M. S. Obaidat and B. Sadoun,” Book Chapter,” Cooperative Radio Resources Allocation and Congestion Prevention Scheme for LTE-A,” in Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications, pp. 297- 314, Springer, 2019. S. Tanwar, R. Gupta, S. Tyagi, Neeraj Kumar, M. S. Obaidat and B. Sadoun,”HaBiTs: Blockchain-based Telesurgery Framework for Healthcare 4.0,” Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2019, pp. 6-11, Beijing, China, Aug 2019. S. Tanwar, R. Gupta, S. Tyagi, Neeraj Kumar, M. S. Obaidat and B. Sadoun,”HaBiTs: Blockchain-based Telesurgery Framework for Healthcare 4.0,” Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2019, pp. 6-11, Beijing, China, Aug 2019. N. Omeni, I. Bouabidi, F. Zarai, M. S. Obaidat, and B. Sadoun,” Implementation and Performances Study of a WLAN IEEE 802.11ad Model Using NS-3,” Proceedings of the 2019 International Conference on Computing, Communications and Data Engineering, CCODE 2019, Springer, Tirupati, India, Feb 2019. A. K. Dalai, A. Jena, S. Sharma, A. Mohapatra, B. Sahoo and M. S. Obaidat, B. Sadoun and D. Puthal“ A Fingerprinting Technique for Identification of Wireless Devices,” Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2018, pp. 187-191, Colmar, France July 2018. N. Omheni, A. Gharsallah, F. Zarai, B. Sadoun, and M. S. Obaidat, “New Approach for Mobility Management in OpenFlow/Software-Defined Networks,” Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Techniques and Applications, SIMULTECH 2018, pp. 25-33, Porto, Portugal July 2018. K. Mishra1, A. K. Tripathy, M. S. Obaidat, Z. Tan, M. Prasad, B. Sadoun and D. Puthal “A Chain Topology for Efficient Monitoring of Food Grain Storage Using Smart Sensors” Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE International Conference on E-Business, ICE-B 2018 - Part of the of the IEEE International Joint Conference on E-business and Telecommunications, ICETE 2018, pp.89-98, Porto, Portugal, July 2018. M. Gor, J. Vora, S. Tanwar , S. Tyagi, N. Kumar, M. S. Obaidat, B. Sadoun ,” GATA: GPS-Arduino Based Tracking and Alarm System for Protection of Wildlife Animals,” Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2017, pp. 166-165, Dalian, China, July 2017. K. S. Sahoo, A. Sarkar, S. K. Mishra, B. Sahoo, D. Puthal, M. S. Obaidat, Balqies Sadoun,” Metaheuristic Solutions for Solving Controller Placement Problem in SDN-based WAN Architecture, DCNET 2017, pp. 15-23, 2017. H. Mzoughi, F. Zarai, M. S. Obaidat, Balqies Sadoun and L. Kamoun,” Cooperative Radio Resources Allocation in LTE_A Networks within MIH Framework: A Scheme and Simulation Analysis,” SIMULTECH 2016, pp.138-145, 2016. D. K. Sharma, S. K. Dhurandher, M. S. Obaidat, S. Pruthi, and Balqies Sadoun,” A priority based message forwarding scheme for Opportunistic Networks,” CITS 2016, pp. 1-5, 2016. Suhail Al Madani, Balqies Sadoun, Omar Al-Bayari,” Continuously operating reference station and surveying applications in KSA,” International Journal of Communication Systems, Vol. 29, No. 6, pp.1046-1056, 2016. Sirine Ben Ameur, Salima Smaoui, Faouzi Zarai, M. S. Obaidat, and Balqies Sadoun: An Efficient and Secure Mutual Authentication Mechanism in NEMO-based PMIPv6 Networks: A Methodology and Simulation Analysis, SIMULTECH 2015, pp. 13-21, 2015. Balqies Sadoun, O. Al-Bayari, J. Al-Azizi and Samih B. Al Rawashdeh ,”The BAU GIS System Using Open Source Mapwindow,” Human Centric Computing and Information Science Journal, Springer, Vol. 5, No. 1, PP. 1-12, January 2015. Balqies Sadoun, O. Al-Bayari, J. Al-Azizi and Samih B. Al Rawashdeh,” Open Source Geographic Information System and Petrel Software: Adaptation and , Integration'' Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on E-Business, ICE-B 2014, Part of ICETE 2014, pp. 213-218, Vienna, Austria, August 2014. Omar Al-Kouri, A’kif Al-Fugara, Samih Al-Rawashdeh, Balqies Sadoun, and Biswajeet Pradhan,” Geospatial Modeling for Sinkholes Hazard Map Based on GIS & RS Data,’ Journal of Geographic Information System, Vol. 5, pp. 584-592, 2013. Balqies Sadoun, O. Al-Bayari, J. Al-Azizi and Samih B. Al Rawashdeh ,” The Development of "BAU GIS" Web/Program Using Open Source MapWindow" Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on E-Business, ICE-B 2013, Part of ICETE 2013, pp. 273-277, Reykjavik, Iceland in July 2013. Omar Al-Bayari, Balqies Sadoun, Jalal Al-Azizi and Samih Al Rawashdeh,” Geographic Information System using ArcGIS 10 and Open Source MapWindow: Methodology and Comparative Study,” Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE International Conference on E-Business, ICE-B 2011, Part of ICETE 2012, pp. 93-100, Rome, Italy, July 2012. Samih Al Rawashdeh, Balqies Sadoun, and Akif Al Fukara, “ CAD File Conversion to GIS Layers: Issues and Solutions, “ Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2012, pp. 77-82, May 2012. Balqies Sadoun and Omar Al-Bayari ,” Vertical Datum and GPS Measurements in Jordan: A Case Study ,” International Journal of Information Technology, Communications and Convergence (IJITCC), Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 444-454, 2011. Balqies Sadoun, Omar Al-Bayari and Samih Al-Rawashdeh, “ The Development of a Web Mapping System and Its Application,” Proceedings of the 2011 IEEE International Conference on E-Business, ICE-B 2011, Part of ICETE 2011, pp. 22-28, Seville, Spain, July 2011. Balqies Sadoun and B. Saleh,” A Geographic Information System (GIS) to Define Indicators for Development and Planning in Jordan,” Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE International Conference on E-Business, ICE-B, Part of ICETE 2010, pp. 32-40, Athens, Greece, July 2010. Balqies Sadoun and Samih Al-Rawashdeh,” GIS Model for Effective Police Department's Performance,” Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on E-Business, ICE-B, Part of ICETE 2010, pp. 185-201, Milan, Italy July 2009. Balqies Sadoun and Omar Al-Bayari,” GIS-Based Map Generation using New Survey Techniques,” Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on E-Business, ICE-B, Part of ICETE 2008, pp. 217-221, Porto, Portugal, July 2008. Balqies Sadoun and Samih Al-Rewashed,” GIS Model for Effective Police Department's Performance, “Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on E-Business, ICE-B, Part of ICETE 2009, Milan, Italy, July 2009. Balqies Sadoun and Omar Al-Bayari,” A GIS System for Tourism Management,” Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications, AICCSA 2009, pp. 226-232, Rabat, Morocco, May 2009. Balqies Sadoun and Samih Al Rawashdeh,” Applications of GIS and Remote Sensing Techniques to Land Use Management,” Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications, AICCSA 2009, pp. 233-237, Rabat, Morocco, May 2009. Balqies Sadoun,” On the Simulation of Traffic Signals Operations,” SIMULATION: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS, Vol. 84, No. 6, pp. 285-295, June 2008. Balqies Sadoun and Omar Al-Bayari,” Location Based Services Using Geographical Information Systems,” Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 30, No. 16, pp. 3154-3160, 2007. Balqies Sadoun and Nidal Al-Hanbali,” Three Dimensional (3D) GIS Modeling for High Buildings and Applications, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications, AICCSA 2007, pp. 572-577, Amman, Jordan, May 2007. Nedal Al-Hanbali, and Balqies Sadoun,” 3D GIS Modeling of BAU: Planning Prospective and Implementation Aspects,” Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications, AICCSA 2007, pp. 566-571, Amman, Jordan, May 2007. Balqies Sadoun and Omar Al-Bayari, “ LBS and GIS Technology Combination and Applications ” Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications, AICCSA 2007, pp. 578-583, Amman, Jordan, May 2007. Balqies Sadoun and Omar Al-Bayari, “On the Inclusion of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS), International Journal of Communication Systems, John Wiley & Sons, 2006, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 385-396, March 2007. Balqies Sadoun and Omar Al-Bayari, “ A Network and Transportation Data Model Based on GIS and GPS Systems,” Proceedings of the 2006 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC2006, pp. 165-170, Calgary, Canada, July 2006. Nidal Al-Hanbali and Balqies Sadoun,” GIS Data Model for Hospital Mapping,” Proceedings of the 2006 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC2006, pp. 376-379, Calgary, Canada, July 2006. Omar Al-Bayari and Balqies Sadoun,” Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS, Handbook of Computer Networks, Vol. 2, (H. Bidgoli, Editor), pp. 877-895, John Wiley &Sons, 2008. B. Saleh and Balqies Sadoun,” Design and Implementation of a GIS System for Planning,” Journal of Digital Libraries, Springer-Verlag, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 210-218, April 2006. Omar Al-Bayari and Balqies Sadoun,” New Centralized Automatic Vehicle Location Communications Software System Under GIS Environment,” International Journal of Communication Systems, John Wiley &Sons, Vol. 18, No. 9, pp. 833-846, November 2005. Nedal Al-Hanbali and Balqies Saodun,” A GIS-Based Interactive Database System for Planning Purposes, “Encyclopedia of Human Computer Interaction, Idea Group Inc., pp. 242-255, January 2006. Balqies Sadoun, “GIS Applications to City Planning Engineering,” Encyclopedia of Human Computer Interaction, Idea Group Inc., pp. 234-241, January 2006. Balqies Sadoun and Bassam Saleh,” Geographic Information System (GIS) for Tourism Planning Purposes,” Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Information Technology, ICIT 2005, pp. 306-313, Amman, Jordan, May 2005. Omar Al-Bayari and Balqies Sadoun, “Centralized Automatic Vehicle Location Software under GIS Environment,” Presentation at the Second Philadelphia Seminar on Information Technology-GIS and GPS Technologies and Applications, January 2005. Balqies Sadoun,” Applications of GIS to City and Regional Planning,” Presentation at the Second Philadelphia Seminar on Information Technology-GIS and GPS Technologies and Applications, January 2005. Bassam Saleh and Balqies Sadoun,” Interactive Decision Support Using GIS,” Proceedings of the 2004 Jordan International Conference on Computer Science and Engineering Conference, JICSE 2005, October 2004 Omar Al-Bayari and Balqies Sadoun, “Automatic Vehicle Location Software and GIS Technology,” Proceedings of the 2004 Jordan International Conference on Computer Science and Engineering Conference, JICSE 2005, October 2004 Balqies Sadoun and Bassam Saleh,” Integration of Geographic Information System (GIS) for Planning Purposes,” Proceedings of the 2004 Jordan International Conference on Computer Science and Engineering Conference, JICSE 2005, October 2004 Balqies Sadoun, and B. Saleh,” On the Optimum Design of Traffic Light Signals Using Simulation Analysis,” Proceedings of the 2004 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC2004, SCS, pp. 441-446, San Jose, California, USA, 2004. Balqies Sadoun,” Optimization the Operation of a Toll Plaza System Using Simulation: A Methodology,” SIMULATION: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS, Vol. 81, No. 9, pp. 657-664, September 2005. M. Suhail and Balqies Sadoun,” Digital Watermarking and Steganography, “Handbook of Information Security, Vol. 2, pp. 664-678, John Wiley & Sons, 2006. B. Saleh, B. Sadoun, and P. Blum,” Measurement of Surface Deformation Associated with Hydrofracture,” Proceedings of the 11th International Federation of Surveyors Commission (FIG) Symposium on Deformation Measurements,” pp. 363-367, Santorini, Greece, May 2003. Balqies Sadoun,” An Efficient Simulation Methodology for the Design of Traffic Lights at Intersections in Urban Areas, SIMULATION: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS, Vol. 79, No. 4, pp.243-251, April 2003. (First on the list of 50 Most-Frequently-Read Articles in SIMULATION, 2005). Balqies Sadoun,” A Simulation Study for Automated Path Planning for Transportation Systems,” Proceedings of the 2003 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC2003, pp. 638-643, Montreal, Canada, July 2003. Balqies Sadoun,” Simulation in City Planning and engineering,” in APPLIED SYSTEM SIMULATION: Methodologies and Applications, Kluwer (Springer-Verlag now), pp. 315-341, 2003. G. I. Papadimitiou, Balqies Sadoun, and C. Papazoglou” Fundamentals of System Simulation,” in APPLIED SYSTEM SIMULATION: Methodologies and Applications, pp. 9-39, Springer-Verlag, 2003. M. A. Suhail, S. S. Ipson, and Balqies Sadoun, “A Comparative Study of Digital Watermarking in JPEG and JPEG 2000 Environments,” Information Sciences Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 151, pp. 93-105, 2003. Balqies Sadoun,” A New Simulation Methodology to Optimize the Operation of a Toll Plaza of a Highway,” Proceedings of the 2002 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, pp. 140-146, San Diego, California, USA, July 2002. M. A. Suhail, S. S. Ipson and Balqies Sadoun,” Robust Feature Extraction in Digital Watermarking and Experimentation Using Simulation,” Proceedings of the 2002 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC2002, pp. 305-310, San Diego, California, 2002. M. A. Suhail, S. S. Ipson and Balqies Sadoun,” Content-based Segmentation,” Proceeding of the IEEE System, Man and Cybernetics Conference, SMC2002, October 2002. M. Suhail, S. S. Ipson, and Balqies Sadoun, " Simulation Study of Digital Watermarking in JPEG and JPEG 2000 Schemes," Proceedings of the 2001 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC2001, pp. 413-420, Orlando, FL, July 2001. Balqies Sadoun," A Simulation Methodology for the Design of Signalized Traffic Intersections,” Proceedings of the 2001 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC2001, pp. 404-412, Orlando, Florida, USA, July 2001. M. Suhail, and Balqies Sadoun,” An Intelligent Simulation Methodology to Characterize Defects in Materials,” Information Sciences Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 137, Nos. 1-4, pp. 33-41, 2001. M. S. Obaidat, M. A. Suhail and Balqies Sadoun,” Simulation Methodology for Testing Defects in Materials,” Proceedings of the 2000 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC'’000, pp. 803-809, Vancouver, Canada, July 2000. Balqies Sadoun,” An Efficient Simulation Scheme for Testing Materials in a Nondestructive Manner, " Information Sciences Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 137, Nos. 1-4, pp. 43-51, 2001. Balqies Sadoun, Abe Nisanci and M.S. Obaidat (Editors), Proceedings of the 1999 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, 655 pages, The Society for Computer Simulation International, July 1999. Balqies Sadoun, " Applied System Simulation: A Review Study", Information Sciences Journal, Elsevier, pp. 173-192, Vol. 124, March 2000. M. S. Obaidat, C. Lee, Balqies Sadoun and D. Nelson, " Estimation of Pitch Period of Speech Signals using a New Dyadic Wavelet Algorithms," Information Sciences Journal, Elsevier, pp. 21-39, Vol. 119, Dec. 1999. Balqies Sadoun, " Simulation Methodology of Nondestructive Materials," Proceedings of the 1999 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, pp. 54-60, Chicago, IL, USA, July 1999. N. Abdulhadi and Balqies Sadoun,” A Simulation Approach to Re-Engineering the Construction Process,” Proceedings of the 1999 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, pp. 268-274, Chicago, IL, USA, July 1999. O. Al-Jayoussi and Balqies Sadoun, " Simulation and optimization of an Irrigation System," Proceedings of the 1998 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC'98, The Society for Computer Simulation International, pp. 425-430, Reno, Nevada, July 1998. M. S. Obaidat and Balqies Sadoun, " Keystroke Dynamics Based Identification," in Biometrics: Personal Identification in Networked Society, Anil Jain et al (Editors), pp. 213-229, Springer-Verlag, 1998. M. S. Obaidat, A. Brodzik and Balqies Sadoun," A Performance Evaluation study of Four Wavelet Algorithms for the Pitch Period Estimation of Speech Signals", Information Sciences Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 112, No. 1-4, pp. 213-225, 1998. H. Khalid and Balqies Sadoun," Ultrasonic Transducer Characterization by Neural Networks", Information Sciences Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 107, No. 1-4, pp. 195-215, June 1998. Balqies Sadoun," A New Simulation Methodology to Estimate Losses on Urban Sites Due to Wind Infiltration and Ventilation", Information Sciences Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 107, No. 1-4, pp. 233-246, June 1998. M. S. Obaidat and Balqies Sadoun," An Evaluation Simulation Study of Neural Network Paradigms for Computer users Identification", Information Sciences Journal, Elsevier, Vol.102, No.1-4, pp. 239-258, November 1997. M. S. Obaidat and Balqies Sadoun," Verification of Computer Users Using Keystroke Dynamics", IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics-Part B, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 261-269, April 1997. M. S. Obaidat and Balqies Sadoun," HSOP: A Neural Network Paradigm and Its 4. M. S. Obaidat and Balqies Sadoun," A Neural Network Paradigm and Its Performance", Proceedings of the Fifth Workshop on Neural: Academic/Industrial/NASA/Defense, pp. 263-268, San Francisco, Nov. 1993. M. S. Obaidat and Balqies Sadoun, NW: A Neural Network Software Package", IEEE Computer Journal, pp.78-80, August 1994. Balqies Sadoun," A Simulation Methodology for Defining Solar Access in Site Planning", SIMULATION Journal, SCS, pp. 357-371, Vol. 66, No. 1, January 1996. Balqies Sadoun," Simulation Methodology for Wind Energy Loses on an Urban Site", Proceeding of the IEEE ICECS'95, pp. 512-518, 1995. M. S. Obaidat and B. Sadoun " HSOP: A Neural Network Paradigm and Its Applications", Neural Computing & Applications Journal, Springer, Vol. 2, No.2, pp. 89- 96, 1994. M. S. Obaidat and Balqies Sadoun," The Architecture and Application of a New Neural Network Model", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems, pp. 712-719, December 1994. Balqies Sadoun," Design with Climate: A Modeling Technique", Proceedings of the 1993 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, pp. 455- 458, Boston, MA, July 1993. M. S. Obaidat and Balqies Sadoun," A Neural Network Paradigm and Its Performance", Proceedings of the Fifth Workshop on Neural: Academic/Industrial/NASA/Defense, pp. 263-268, San Francisco, Nov. 1993. Balqies Sadoun," An experiment to Choose the Optimal Solar Access Site Design in Planning", Proceedings of the 1992 International Simulation Technology Conference, pp. 621-625, Houston, TX, Nov. 1992. Balqies Sadoun," A modeling Methodology for Energy Conserving Site design", Presented at the 34th Annual Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning", Columbus, Ohio, October 1992. Balqies Sadoun,"A Methodology for Defining the Solar Access in Site Planning", Proceedings of the 1992 Modeling and Simulation Conference, pp. 882-888, Pittsburgh, Pa, May 1992.
I supervised many BSc senior design projects and several graduate Theses.
• Most downloaded 2 Articles on Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International • MS and Ph.D. Scholarship to get degree from The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA • First rank on Irbid High School Graduates
• Program Chair, Summer Simulation Conference, SCS • Session Chair on Numerous International Conferences • Program Char in many International Conferences • External Ph.D. Examiner on 2 Ph.D. Thesis at University of Rouen, France • Examiner of several MS Theses • Reviewer for many International Journals and Conferences • Chairperson, Departmental Graduation Project Committee • Chairperson, Faculty Cultural Committee • Member of the University Scientific Research Committee • Chairperson, Department of Surveying and Geomatics Engineering, Al-Salt, Jordan, Fall 2003-Fall 2005. • Chairperson, Teaching Evaluation Committee, Department of Surveying and Geomatics Engineering, Al-Salt, Jordan, Fall 2002-Presnet. • Member, College of Planning and Administration, Al-Balqa' Applied University, Al-Salt, Jordan, Fall 2000-Spring 2001. • Chairperson, Department of Architectural Engineering, Applied Science University, Amman, Jordan, Fall 1998-Fall 2000. • Member, College of Engineering, Applied Science University, Amman, Jordan. • Chairperson, Cultural Committee, College of Engineering, Applied Science University, Amman, Jordan. • Secretary of the Department Council, Dept. of Architectural Engineering, Applied Science University, Amman, Jordan, 1997-1999. • Member, Budget Committee, Dept. of Architectural Engineering, Applied Science University, Amman, Jordan. • Member, Discipline Committee, College of Engineering, Applied Science University, Amman, Jordan. • Member, Industry Liaison Committee, Applied Science University, Amman, Jordan.
I have a broad background that has enabled me to teach numerous courses in the fields of architectural engineering, civil engineering and geomatics and surveying engineering at undergraduate and graduate levels. - I am a supporter of research innovation, and curricular and educational development - I am deeply committed to the need to explore new ways to deliver educational programs, incorporate research into teaching and share scholarship with the community at large - I am for integrating research into teaching - I am for using ICT technology in education - I am for outcome assessment and for tuning curricula based on results of outcome assessment and feedback of graduates, advisory board and stakeholders - I am for accreditation of programs from national and international accreditation agencies including ABET and CAA.
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