Publications

Computer software

  1. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, X(Chi)-Pro Milestone for Windows 7 and Windows 8. Version 5. For Windows Operating System. The software helps university instructor create and maintain course-specific question banks and preparing printable exams from them. This version of the software supports Arabic language and come with much more features compared. [2015]. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.5053.8484.
  2. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, ExPro for Windows Vista and Windows 7. Versions 2.7, 2.7A and 2.8. For Windows Operating System. The software helps university instructor preparing printable multiple-choice-based exams. This version of the software supports Arabic language and come with much more features compared to Version 1.0 of the software. [2008].
  3. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, X-Pro for Windows NT and Windows 98. Version 1.0. For Windows Operating System. The software helps university instructor preparing printable multiple-choice-based exams. [2001].

 

Journal papers

Year 2017

  1. Mohammad Mostafa, Afag Salah, Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Abd Elrahman Elfaki. “A comparative Survey on Arabic Stemming: Approaches and Challenges”. Intelligent Information Management (IIM). To appear.
  2. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “X-Pro Milestone: Comparative Evaluation against Similar Software Tools, Current Status, and Planned Future Directions”. Creative Education (CE). To appear.
  3. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “Bibliometry-Aware and Domain-Specific Features for Discovering Publication Hierarchically-Ordered Contexts and Scholarly-Communication Structures”. Social Networking (SN). Volume 6. Number 1. DOI: 10.4236/sn.2017.61005 http://www.scirp.org/Journal/PaperInformation.aspx?PaperID=73496.
  4. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Saleh Sa’adeh. “Scalability of the DVFS Power Management Technique as Applied to 3-Tier Data Center Architecture in Cloud Computing”. Journal of Computer and Communications (JCC). Volume 5. Number 1. DOI: 10.4236/jcc.2017.51007 http://www.scirp.org/Journal/PaperInformation.aspx?PaperID=73633 .

Year 2016

  1. Othman Jabir, Saleh Oqeili and Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. Shape-and Orientation-independent 2D-Buddy Processor Allocation Strategy in 2-D Mesh-based Multicomputers. Research Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology, 13(9): 682-689. November 2016.
  2. DOI: 10.19026/rjaset.13.3341Zaid Mustafa, J. J. Alshaer, O. Dorgham, Bani-Ahmad. “Communication-Load Impact on the Performance of Processor Allocation Strategies in 2-D Mesh Multicomputer Systems”. International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications(IJACSA), Volume 7 Issue 3, 2016. DOI : 10.14569/IJACSA.2016.070343.

Year 2015

  1. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “Toward Developing a Syllabus-Oriented Computer-Based Question-Banks Software to Support Partially Computerized Exams”. Journal of Software Engineering and Applications (JSEA). Vol.8 No.5, August 2015. PP. 252-268. DOI: 10.4236/jsea.2015.85026
  2. Hashem A. Isa, Saleh Al-Oqaili, Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “The Subset-Sum Problem: Revisited with an Improved Approximated Solution”. International Journal of Computer Applications (IJCA). Volume 114, Number 14, 2015. [Foundation of Computer Science, New York, USA].

Year 2014

  1. L Al-Matarneh, A Sheta, Bani-Ahmad, J Alshaer, I Al-oqily. Development of Temperature-based Weather Forecasting Models Using Neural Networks and Fuzzy Logic. International Journal of Multimedia and Ubiquitous Engineering 9 (12), 343-366. 2014.
  2. Salama Hassan, Mohammad Ababneh, Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. On Static Scheduling of Tasks in Real Time Multiprocessor Systems: An Improved GA-Based Approach. The International Arab Journal of Information Technology (IAJIT). Volume 11, number 6. March 13, 2014.

Year 2013

  1. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “Submesh Allocation in 2D-Mesh Multicomputers: Partitioning at the Longest Dimension of Requests”. The International Arab Journal of Information Technology (IAJIT). Volume 10, Issue 3, May 2013.
  2. Abdullah Al-shraideh, Sulieman Bani-ahmad, Audeh Bani-ahmad. “Toward Safe and Secure Electronic Documents of E-Governments: Generating Authentic Documents using Image Processing Techniques”. International Journal of Computer Applications. Volume 63 – Number 8, 2013.

Year 2012

  1. Abdulsalam Alarabeyyat, Sarah Al-Hashemi, Mohammad Hjouj Btoush, Thair Khdour, Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “Lossless Image Compression Technique: A Combined Approach of Multiple Methods”. Journal of Software Engineering and Applications (JSEA). Vol.5 No.10, October 2012.
  2. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “The Anatomy of a Domain-Specific Search-Phrase Suggestion Tool for Literature Digital Libraries”. The International Arab Journal of e-Technology (IAJeT), Volume 2 Number 3, January 2012. [Published by Arab Open University, Jordan.].

Year 2011

  1. Jawdat Alshaer, Ibrahim Al-Oqily, Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Adnan Alrabeee. “Multicore Parallel Loosely Coupled Framework for processing Mobile Objects”. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology. Vol. 34, No.1. 2011.
  2. ALRahamneh, M. Reyalat, A. F. Sheta, S. Bani-Ahmad, S. Al-Oqeili. A New Reliability Growth Model of Software: A Genetic-Programming-Based Approach”. Journal of Software Engineering and Applications (JSEA). Vol.4 No.8, August 2011. PP.476-481.
  3. Mohammad A. Asmaran and Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. A New Mechanism for Evaluating Subordinate and Root Certification Authorities”. International Journal of Research and Reviews in Computer Science (IJRRCS). Vol. 2, No 4, 2011. [Science Academy Publisher, United Kingdom]. [Journal paper].
  4. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. Comparative Evaluation of Request-Partitioning-based Processor Allocation Strategies in 2D Mesh-based Multicomputers”. International Journal of Computer Applications (IJCA). 26(7):40-48, July 2011. [Foundation of Computer Science, New York, USA].
  5. Mohammad, G. Kanaan, T. Khdour, R. Kanaan, S. Bani-Ahmad. Analysis of Existing Access Control Models from Web Services Applications’ Perspective”. Journal of Computing. Volume 3, Issue 3, March 2011. [Link].
  6. Eghnam, A. Sheta, S. Bani-Ahmad. Optimal weight selection of ANN weights to predict the Price of the General Index for Amman Stock Exchange”. Journal of Computing. Volume 3, Issue 3, March 2011. [Link].
  7. Mohammad A Asmaran, Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. A Framework for Adaptive Best Path Determination in Real World Traffic”. Ubiquitous Computing and Communication (UBICC) Journal. Volume 6 No. 2. 2011.
  8. Mohammad Btoush, Abdulsalam Alarabeyat, Malik Zboon, Omar Ryati, Muneer Hassan, Sulieman Ahmad. Increasing Information Security inside Organizations through Awareness Learning for Employees”. International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology (JATIT). Volume 24 No. 2. 2011.
  9. Al-Hiary, S. Bani-Ahmad, M. Reyalat, M. Braik and Z.  ALRahamneh. Fast and Accurate Detection and Classification of Plant Diseases”. International Journal of Computer Applications (IJCA). Volume 17– No.1, March 2011. PP 31-38. [Foundation of Computer Science, New York, USA]. [Link].
  10. Mohammad, G. Kanaan, R. Kanaan, T. Khdour, S. Bani-Ahmad, A. Alarabeyyat. Toward Access Control Model for Web Services Applications”. International Journal of Research and Reviews in Computer Science (IJRRCS). Vol. 2, No 2, 2011. PP 253-264. [Science Academy Publisher, United Kingdom]. [Link].
  11. Karam M. Eghnam, Alaa F. Sheta, Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. Solving Capelin Time Series Ecosystem Problem Using Hybrid Artificial Neural Networks- Genetic Algorithms Model”. International Journal of Computer Applications (IJCA). Volume 19– No.2, April 2011. PP 8-12. [Foundation of Computer Science, New York, USA]. [Link].
  12. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. Processor Allocation with Reduced Internal and External Fragmentation in 2D Mesh-based Multicomputers”. Journal of Applied Sciences. Volume 11, Issue: 6, 2011, pp 943-952. [Asian Network for Scientific Information, Singapore][Link].
  13. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad and Ghadeer al-Dwaik. “A New Term-Ranking Approach that Supports Improved Searching in Literature Digital Libraries”. Research Journal of Information Technology. Volume 3, number 1. 2011. [Academic Journals Inc., USA][Link].
  14. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “Bounded Gradual-Request-Partitioning-Based Allocation Strategies in 2D-Mesh Multicomputers”. International Journal of Digital Content Technology and its Applications (JDCTA). Volume 5, Number 1, January 2011. [Korea][Link].
  15. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad and Ahmad Audeh. “Re-engineering of Multiple-Choice Exam-Form Production Tools: Cost-Effective and Quality-Assurance Approach”. Journal of Software Engineering. Volume 4 Number 4, 2010. [Academic Journals Inc., USA][Link].
  16. Dheeb Al Bashish, Malik Braik and Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “Detection and Classification of Leaf Diseases using K-Means-Based Segmentation and Neural-Networks-Based Classification”. Information Technology Journal (ITJ). Volume 10 Number 2, 2011. [Asian Network for Scientific Information, Singapore][Link].

Year 2010

  1. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad and Ghadeer al-Dweik. “On Improved Example-Based Search in Digital Libraries via Term Ranking”. International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology (JATIT). Vol 19. No. 1. 2010. [Pakistan][Link].
  2. “Alaa Al Deen” Nofal and Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “Classification Based on Association-Rule Mining Techniques: A General Survey and Empirical Comparative Evaluation”. Ubiquitous Computing and Communication (UBICC) Journal. Volume 5 No. 3. 2010. ISSN Online 1992-8424, ISSN Print 1994-4608. [Pakistan][Link].
  3. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad and Gultekin Özsoyoglu. “On Using the Research-Pyramid Model to Enhance Literature Digital Libraries”. Information Technology Journal (ITJ). Volume 9 Number 5, 2010. DOI: 10.3923/itj.2010.1093.1103. [Asian Network for Scientific Information, Singapore][Link].

Year 2009

  1. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. On Citation-behavior-guided Search-Phrase Suggesters for Online Digital Libraries”. IADIS International Journal on Computer Science and Information Systems (IJCSIS). Volume 4 Number 3, 2009. ISSN: 1646-3692. Pages 1-19. [Europe][Link].
  2. Nattakarn Ratprasartporn, Jonathan Po, Ali Cakmak, Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Gultekin Özsoyoglu. “Context-Based Literature Digital Library Search”. The Very Large Data Base (VLDB) Journal, Volume 18, Issue 1, 2009. [Springer-Verlag publishes the journal on behalf of the VLDB Endowment, USA] [Link].

Year 2008 and before

  1. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Ismail Ababneh. “Experimental Study on Time and Space Sharing on the PowerXplorer”. Ubiquitous Computing and Communication (UBICC) Journal – Volume 3 Number 1, 2008. [Pakistan][Link].
  2. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Ali Cakmak, Gultekin Özsoyoglu, and Abdullah Al-Hamdani. “Evaluating Publication Similarity Measures”. IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin, 28(4): 21-28, 2005. [USA][Link].

Refereed Conference, Workshop Proceedings and Posters

Year 2015

  1. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “On Question-Banks of University Courses: Development of Portable, Dynamic, Personalized and Syllabus-Oriented Computer-Based Question-Banks Software”. Measurement and Evaluation Symposium. University of Tabuk. 2015

Year 2011

  1. Mohammad A. Asmaran and Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “Best Route Determination in Real World Traffic Using Temporal Statistics of Roads and Vehicle-Specific Characteristics”. The International Conference on Information and Communication Systems (ICICS 2011). Irbid, Jordan. May 22-24, 2011.
  2. Mohammad A. Asmaran and Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “A Distributed and Collaborative Approach for Evaluating New Root CA Certificates”. The International Conference on Information and Communication Systems (ICICS 2011). Irbid, Jordan. May 22-24, 2011.
  3. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “On Request-Partitioning-Based Processor Allocation in Two-Dimensional Mesh-based Multicomputers”. The International Conference on Information and Communication Systems (ICICS 2011). Irbid, Jordan. May 22-24, 2011.
  4. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “On Improved Processor Allocation in 2D Mesh-based Multicomputers: Controlled Splitting of Parallel Requests”. International Conference on Communication, Computing & Security (ICCCS) 2011. National Institute of Technology. Rourkela, India. February 12-14, 2011. [Link].

Year 2010

  1. Dheeb Al Bashish, Malik Braik and Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “A Framework for Detection and Classification of Plant Leaf and Stem Diseases”. The International Conference on Signal and Image Processing (ICSIP) 2010. R.M.D. Engineering College. Chennai, Tamil Nadu. India. December 15-17 2010. [Link].
  2. “Alaa Al Deen” Nofal and Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “Classification Based on Association-Rule Mining Techniques: A General Survey and Empirical Comparative Evaluation”. The International Arab Conference on Information Technology (ACIT’2010). Organized by the University of Garyounis, Libya on December 14-16, 2010. [Link].
  3. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “Intra-job Communication Contention and Request-Partitioning-Based Allocation Strategies in 2D-Mesh Multicomputers”. Third International Symposium on Parallel Architectures, Algorithms and Programming (PAAP’10). December 18-20, 2010, Dalian, LiaoNing, P. R. China. [Link].
  4. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Ghadeer al-Dweik, and Dheeb Al Bashish. “On Saying ”more of this”: Using Punctuation-Aware TextRank to Improve Example-Based Search in Digital Libraries”. Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on Computer Applications and Information Technology (CAIT 2010). September 3, 2010. The Hindusthan College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India.
  5. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad and Ahmad Audeh. “Re-engineering of Multiple-Choice Exam-Form Production Tools: Cost-Effective and Quality-Assurance Approach”. Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on Education and Information Technology (ICEIT 2010). September 17 – 19, 2010, Chongqing, China. [Link].
  6. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “Submesh Allocation in 2D-Mesh Multicomputer: Partitioning at the Longest Dimension of Requests”. Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Advanced Engineering Computing and Applications in Sciences (ADVCOMP 2010). October 25-30, 2010, Florence, Italy. [Link].
  7. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “The ExPro: A New Multiple-Choice-Based Exam-Form Production Package”. The 8th Conference of the Faculty of Education, “Education in the Era of Alternatives”, Yarmouk University, Irbid-Jordan. April 2010.

Year 2009

  1. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Gultekin Özsoyoglu. “On-Popularity Quality: Growth and Decay Phases of Publication Popularities”. Innovations in Information Technology (Innovations’09), Al-Ain, UAE. December 15 – 17 2009. [Link].
  2. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “On Context-Driven Online Search-Phrase Suggesters for Large Textual Document Repositories”. IADIS International Conference Information Systems 2009, Barcelona, Spain, 25 – 27 February 2009. Best Paper Award. [Link].

Year 2008 and before

  1. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Gultekin Özsoyoglu. “elGiza, a Research-Pyramid Based Search Tool for Vertical Digital Libraries”. The second International Workshop on Ranking in Databases (DBRank). (In Conjunction with the International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2008), Cancún, México. 2008. [Link].
  2. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, “CaseExplorer – The Case Digital Library Project”, The 2008 Ohio Student Research Forum, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, August 7-8 2008, Presentation/Poster.
  3. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Remo Mueller, Z. Meral Özsoyoglu. ”Distance-Based indexing for large metric spaces – The Binary VP Tree Data Structure Revisited”, ShowCase 2008, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland – Ohio. Presentation/Poster.
  4. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Ismael Ababneh. ”An Experimental Study on Time and Space Sharing on the PowerXplorer”. ShowCase 2007, CWRU, Ohio, USA, Presentation/Poster.
  5. Nattakarn Ratprasartporn, Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Ali Cakmak, Jonathan Po, Gultekin Özsoyoglu, Evaluating Different Ranking Functions for Context-Based Literature Search”. The first International Workshop on Ranking in Databases (DBRank) 2007. (In conjunction with the International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2007), Istanbul, Turkey. [Link].
  6. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Gultekin Özsoyoglu. “Improved Publication Scores for Online Digital Libraries via Research Pyramids”. The European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries (ECDL) 2007, Budapest, Hungary. [Link].
  7. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad, Ali Cakmak, Abdullah Al-Hamdani, Gultekin Özsoyoglu. “Evaluating Score and Publication Similarity Functions in Digital Libraries”. The International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL) 2005: 483-485, Bangkok, Thailand. [Link].

Books, Book Chapters and Lab Manuals

  1. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “Digital Logic Design Featuring EWB 5.12”. Department of Computer Information Systems. Faculty of Information Technology. Al-Balqa Applied University. [published online].
  2. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “Sorting Search Results of Literature Digital Libraries: Recent Developments and Future Research Directions”. Book title “Digital Libraries: Methods and Applications”. ISBN 978-953-307-203-6 published by INTECH (http://www.intechweb.org).
  3. Sulieman Bani-Ahmad. “The UNIX lab manual – UNIX featuring Ubuntu Linux”. Department of Computer Information Systems. Faculty of Information Technology. Al-Balqa Applied University [2012, published online].