Walaa Abdelfattah, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of MIS

Biography:

Dr Walaa is an Assistant Professor in the College of Business at Al Yamamah University. She has recently awarded her PhD in Information Systems Department from College of Computer and Information Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. She achieved her M.S. degree in information Systems from the Department of Information systems, Cairo University, Egypt. Prior to that, she was granted a Bachelor degree in Information Systems with first-class honors from college of information Systems and computer science, Cairo University, Egypt where she is working as assistant professor.

Despite her concentration on research, Dr Walaa has the chance to contribute in terms of teaching and management. She approaches her teaching with enthusiasm, committing to high-quality teaching. Therefore, she held the positions of lecturer in the Information system department at Prince Noura University, lecturer and professional trainer at Prince Sultan University.

Dr Walaa research considers the research excellence frameworks aim by considering innovative ideas for potential publication in high quality peer-reviewed international journals. In 2019, she was the winner of the Excellence in Research Award from College of Computer and Information Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. and in 2011 she win the Best Conf. paper Award in the Fifth International Conference on Intelligent Computing and Information Systems, Ain Shames University, Cairo, Egypt. Her research interests mainly include pervasive Sensor network, big data analysis, Artificial intelligence and its applications, cloud computing, and data mining.

 

Honors and Awards:

Excellence in Research Award: College of Computer and Information Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (2019).

Best Conf. paper Award: Fifth International Conference on Intelligent Computing and Information Systems, Ain Shames University, Cairo, Egypt (2011).

Referred Publications:

ISI-Indexed (SCI/E) Journals:

  • Walaa N. Ismail, Mohammad Mehedi Hassan, and Hessah A. Alsalamah. " CNN-Based Health Model for Regular Health Factors Analysis in Internet-of-Medical Things Environment." IEEE Access. 1-1. 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2904122, 2020
  • Walaa N. Ismail, Mohammad Mehedi Hassan, and Hessah A. Alsalamah. " Context-Enriched Regular Human Behavioral Pattern Detection from Body Sensors Data." IEEE Access. 1-1. 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2904122, 2019
  • Walaa N. Ismail, Mohammad Mehedi Hassan, and Hessah A. Alsalamah. "Mining of productive periodic frequent patterns for IoT data analytics." Future Generation Computer Systems, 88 (2018), pp. 512-523, 2018
  • Sharmeen, Shaila Huda, Shamsul Abawajy, Jemal, Walaa N. Ismail, Hassan, Mohammad. “Malware Threats and Detection for Industrial Mobile-IoT Networks”. IEEE Access. PP. 1-1. 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2815660, 2018
  • Walaa N. Ismail, Mohammad Mehedi Hassan, Hessah A. Alsalamah, and Giancarlo Fortino. "Mining productive periodic frequent patterns in tele-health systems." Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Volume 115, 1 August 2018, Pages 33-47, 2018.
  • Walaa N. Ismail, Mohammad Mehedi Hassan: Mining Productive-Associated Periodic-Frequent Patterns in Body Sensor Data for Smart Home Care. Sensors 17(5): 952 (2017).
  • Mofijul Islam, Md. Abdur Razzaque, Mohammad Mehedi Hassan, Walaa N. Ismail, Biao Song: Mobile Cloud-Based Big Healthcare Data Processing in Smart Cities. IEEE Access 5: 11887-11899 (2017) .

 

International Journals:

1- Walaa N. Ismail, M. Sabih Aksoy. "Technical Perspectives on Knowledge Management in Bioinformatics Workflow Systems." International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications(IJACSA), Vol. 6, No. 1. 2015.

2- Walaa N. Ismail, Hoda H. Mokhtar, “A Novel Approach for Bioinformatics Workflow Discovery”, International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications(IJACSA), Vol. 5, No. 11. 2014.

3- Walaa N. Ismail, Hoda H. Mokhtar, Ali El-Bastawissy, “A Flexible Tool for Web Services Selection in Service Oriented Architecture”, International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications(IJACSA), Vol. 2, No. 12.(1 January) 2012.

Conference:

1- IEEE International Conference on Service-Oriented Computing and Applications (SOCA 11), University of California, Irvine, USA.

2- Fifth International Conference on Intelligent Computing and Information Systems, Ain Shames University, Cairo, Egypt.

3- IEEE 14th International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control (ICNSC017), Calabria, Southern Italy.

 

International Conferences:

1- Walaa N. Ismail, Mohammad Mehedi Hassan, and Giancarlo Fortino. "Productive-associated Periodic High-utility itemsets mining." In Networking, Sensing and Control (ICNSC), 2017 IEEE 14th International Conference on, pp. 637-642. IEEE, 2017.

2- Walaa N. Ismail, Hoda H. Mokhtar, Ali El-Bastawissy, “Data Warehouses For Semantic Web Services Matchmaking”, Fifth International Conference on Intelligent Computing and Information Systems, Ain Shames University, Cairo, Egypt, 30 June- 3 July, 2011.(Session best paper).

3- Walaa N. Ismail, Hoda H. Mokhtar, “New Language to Define Bioinformatics Workflow Using Web Services”, Service-Oriented Computing and Applications (SOCA), IEEE International Conference, December 12-14, 2011.

Technical Skills:

Data Analysis tools

  • R
  • IBM SPSS

Programming languages

  • Python
  • Java
  • C#
  • PHP
  • NET
  • NET
  • C++
  • HTML
  • Java Script
  • Oracle Forms
  • Oracle BI

Other Languages

  • Virtual reality modeling language
  • Assembly
  • Latex

DBMS

  • Oracle
  • SQL Server

 

Research Interests:

Pervasive sensors and networks

  • Internet of things (IoT)
  • Cognitive IoT
  • Health IoT
  • Wearable computing
  • Body Sensor Network
  • Wireless sensor network
  • Smart home
  • Context-aware computing

Data Mining

  • Data mining and Big Data Analytics.
  • Anomaly detection
  • Pervasive health care