Ikhlas Abdel-Qader, PhD

Ikhlas Abdel-Qader, PhD
Ikhlas Abdel-Qader, PhD

Professor, Program in Medical Engineering


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WMed
1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
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Program in Medical Engineering
269.337.6250

Ikhlas Abdel-Qader, PhD, MSc, is a professor in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Western Michigan University, and in the Program in Mechanical Engineering at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine.

Dr. Abdel-Qader is a graduate of Kuwait University in Kuwait City, Kuwait. She earned her MSc in communications and signal processing from San Jose State University in San Jose, California. She earned her PhD from North Carolina State University in Raleigh, North Carolina. Her PhD dissertation was "Motion Estimation from Image Sequences Using Mean Field Annealing".

  • Education and Training

    • PhD 1992, Communications and Signal/Image Processing, North Carolina State University
    • MSc 1988, Communications and Signal Processing , San Jose State University
    • BSc 1984, Electrical Engineering , Kuwait University
  • Research

    • Computer Engineering
  • Publications

    • Mohamed-Kazim H.A., Abdel-Qader I. Coefficient-Gradient-Based Individualized Stepsize Adaptation Mechanism for Robust System Identification Circuits, Systems, and Signal Processing. 2021 doi: 10.1007/s00034-020-01612-6.

    • Awedat K., Essa A., Abdel-Qader I. Compressive Sensing Evaluation Strategy for Prostate Cancer Classification IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2020;2020-July:423-428. doi: 10.1109/EIT48999.2020.9208262.

    • Goberville N., El-Yabroudi M., Omwanas M., Rojas J., Meyer R., Asher Z., Abdel-Qader I. Analysis of LiDAR and Camera Data in Real-World Weather Conditions for Autonomous Vehicle Operations SAE Technical Papers. 2020;2020-April doi: 10.4271/2020-01-0093.

    • Kurdi A.H., Grantner J.L., Abdel-Qader I. Hardware Accelerator for Edge Detection INES 2020 - IEEE 24th International Conference on Intelligent Engineering Systems, Proceedings. 2020:79-84. doi: 10.1109/INES49302.2020.9147174.

    • Mohamed Kazim H.A., Abdel-Qader I. A Robust MPPT Method Based on AWILOG-ZALMS Algorithm for SPV Systems under Various Loads and Non-Uniform Irradiance Conditions 2020 IEEE Power and Energy Conference at Illinois, PECI 2020. 2020 doi: 10.1109/PECI48348.2020.9064637.

    • Mohamed-Kazim H.A., Abdel-Qader I., Harb A.M. Efficient maximum power point tracking based on reweighted zero-attracting variable stepsize for grid interfaced photovoltaic systems Computers and Electrical Engineering. 2020;85 doi: 10.1016/j.compeleceng.2020.106672.

    • Abdallatif H., Abdel-Qader I., Harb A. A Fast MPPT Algorithm for Smart Grid-PV Connected System Based on Multiple Sparse-Aware Time-Varying Stepsize Adaptation Technique 2019 10th International Renewable Energy Congress, IREC 2019. 2019 doi: 10.1109/IREC.2019.8754547.

    • Abdallatif Mohamed K., Abdel-Qader I. A log-based step-size adaptation technique for fast and robust maximum power point tracking method for solar PV grid tied system 2019 IEEE 9th Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference, CCWC 2019. 2019:42-47. doi: 10.1109/CCWC.2019.8666492.

    • Abdallatif Mohamed K., Abdel-Qader I. Performance analysis of excess mean square error of adjusting log-based stepsize for LMS algorithm with high variance input 2019 IEEE 9th Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference, CCWC 2019. 2019:24-29. doi: 10.1109/CCWC.2019.8666531.

    • Abdulhameed T.Z., Zitouni I., Abdel-Qader I. WASF-VEC: Topology-based word embedding for modern standard Arabic and Iraqi dialect ontology ACM Transactions on Asian and Low-Resource Language Information Processing. 2019;19 doi: 10.1145/3345517.

    • Abed A., Abdel-Qader I. A spatial voting approach for indoor positioning system using PNN-multiclassifier based on multiple SSIDs 2019 IEEE 9th Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference, CCWC 2019. 2019:233-239. doi: 10.1109/CCWC.2019.8666547.

    • Abed A., Abdel-Qader I. RSS-fingerprint dimensionality reduction for multiple service set identifier-based indoor positioning systems Applied Sciences (Switzerland). 2019;9 doi: 10.3390/app9153137.

    • Alluhaidan M., Alsafasfeh M., Abdel-Qader I., Abudayyeh O. Retinex-based framework for visibility enhancement during inclement weather with tracking and estimating distance of vehicles 2019 IEEE Jordan International Joint Conference on Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, JEEIT 2019 - Proceedings. 2019:250-255. doi: 10.1109/JEEIT.2019.8717392.

    • Bansode S., Shinde T., Garapati S., Abdel-Qader I. Stereotypic Repetitive Hand Flapping Movement Detector for Children with Autism Proceedings of 2019 3rd IEEE International Conference on Electrical, Computer and Communication Technologies, ICECCT 2019. 2019 doi: 10.1109/ICECCT.2019.8869018.

    • Grantner J., Kurdi A., Al-Gailani M., Abdel-Qader I., Sawyer R., Shebrain S. Multi-thread implementation of tool tip tracking for laparoscopic surgical boxtrainer intelligent performance assessment system Acta Polytechnica Hungarica. 2019;16:173-192. doi: 10.12700/APH.16.9.2019.9.10.

    • Grantner J.L., Kurdi A.H., Algailani M., Abdel-Qader I., Sawyer R.G., Shebrain S. Multi-Thread Implementation of Tool Tip Tracking for Laparoscopic Surgical Box-Trainer Intelligent Performance Assessment System INES 2019 - IEEE 23rd International Conference on Intelligent Engineering Systems, Proceedings. 2019:131-136. doi: 10.1109/INES46365.2019.9109507.

    • Haider M., Abdel-Qader I., Alsafasfeh M. A robust sparse system identification via integrating an individualized time-varying stepsize adjustments 2019 IEEE Jordan International Joint Conference on Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, JEEIT 2019 - Proceedings. 2019:705-710. doi: 10.1109/JEEIT.2019.8717447.

    • Kazim H.A.M., Abdel-Qader I. A Fast and Robust System Identification on Compressive Sensing Signal Recovery Based on Multiple Time-Vary Step-size Adaptation Technique Proceedings of the IEEE National Aerospace Electronics Conference, NAECON. 2019;2019-July:379-383. doi: 10.1109/NAECON46414.2019.9058043.

    • Abdallatif M.K.H., Abdel-Qader I. A framework for sparse adaptive system identification via integrating a new multiple time-varying stepsize and zero-Attracting techniques 2018 IEEE 8th Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference, CCWC 2018. 2018;2018-January:33-39. doi: 10.1109/CCWC.2018.8301672.

    • Abdulhameed T., Zitouni I., Abdel-Qader I. Enhancement of the word2vec Class-Based Language Modeling by Optimizing the Features Vector Using PCA IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2018;2018-May:866-870. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2018.8500303.

    • Abed A., Abdel-Qader I. Access Point Selection Using Particle Swarm Optimization in Indoor Positioning Systems Proceedings of the IEEE National Aerospace Electronics Conference, NAECON. 2018;2018-July:403-410. doi: 10.1109/NAECON.2018.8556731.

    • Abed A., Al-Moukhles H., Abdel-Qader I. An adaptive K-NN based on multiple services set identifiers for indoor positioning system with an ensemble approach 2018 IEEE 8th Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference, CCWC 2018. 2018;2018-January:26-32. doi: 10.1109/CCWC.2018.8301667.

    • Al-Moukhles H., Abdel-Qader I., Abed A. Multiple-Fingerprints technique for WLAN and compressive sensing based IPS 2018 IEEE 8th Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference, CCWC 2018. 2018;2018-January:707-713. doi: 10.1109/CCWC.2018.8301665.

    • Alajmi M., Aljasem O., Ali N., Alqurashi A., Abdel-Qader I. Fault Detection and Localization in Solar Photovoltaic Arrays Framework: Hybrid Methods of Data-Analysis and a Network of Voltage-Current Sensors IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2018;2018-May:404-410. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2018.8500264.

    • Alsaedi A., Abdel-Qader I., Mohammad N., Fong A. Extended cox proportional hazard model to analyze and predict conversion from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's disease 2018 IEEE 8th Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference, CCWC 2018. 2018;2018-January:131-136. doi: 10.1109/CCWC.2018.8301669.

    • Alsafasfeh M., Abdel-Qader I., Bazuin B., Alsafasfeh Q., Su W. Unsupervised fault detection and analysis for large photovoltaic systems using drones and machine vision Energies. 2018;11 doi: 10.3390/en11092252.

    • Bilal G., Hashim H., Gomez P., Abdel-Qader I., Al-Bayati A. Arc Flash Assessment: Two-Case Study of Public Service Facilities in Kalamazoo, Michigan IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2018;2018-May:40-44. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2018.8500083.

    • Fadheel W., Abusharkh M., Abdel-Qader I. On feature selection for the prediction of phishing websites Proceedings - 2017 IEEE 15th International Conference on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing, 2017 IEEE 15th International Conference on Pervasive Intelligence and Computing, 2017 IEEE 3rd International Conference on Big Data Intelligence and Computing and 2017 IEEE Cyber Science and Technology Congress, DASC-PICom-DataCom-CyberSciTec 2017. 2018;2018-January:871-876. doi: 10.1109/DASC-PICom-DataCom-CyberSciTec.2017.146.

    • Grantner J., Kurdi A., Al-Gailani M., Abdel-Qader I., Sawyer R., Shebrain S. Intelligent performance assessment system for laparoscopic surgical box-trainer IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems. 2018;2018-July doi: 10.1109/FUZZ-IEEE.2018.8491597.

    • Ismael M.R., Abdel-Qader I. Brain Tumor Classification via Statistical Features and Back-Propagation Neural Network IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2018;2018-May:252-257. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2018.8500308.

    • Obaid A., Abdel-Qader I., Mickus M. Automatic Food-Intake Monitoring System for Persons Living with Alzheimer's-Vision-Based Embedded System 2018 9th IEEE Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics and Mobile Communication Conference, UEMCON 2018. 2018:580-584. doi: 10.1109/UEMCON.2018.8796601.

    • Abed A., Al-Moukhles H., Abdel-Qader I. Indoor positioning system using multiple services set identifiers-based fingerprints IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2017:295-300. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2017.8053373.

    • Alluhaidan M., Abdel-Qader I. Retinex-based visibility enhancement system during inclement weather Proceedings - 2016 International Conference on Computational Science and Computational Intelligence, CSCI 2016. 2017:688-691. doi: 10.1109/CSCI.2016.0135.

    • Alsafasfeh M., Abdel-Qader I., Bazuin B. Fault detection in photovoltaic system using SLIC and thermal images ICIT 2017 - 8th International Conference on Information Technology, Proceedings. 2017:672-676. doi: 10.1109/ICITECH.2017.8079925.

    • Alsafasfeh M., Abdel-Qader I., Bazuin B. Multicore real time feature detection system using thermal video for nondestructive testing Proceedings - 2016 International Conference on Computational Science and Computational Intelligence, CSCI 2016. 2017:567-571. doi: 10.1109/CSCI.2016.0113.

    • Awedat K., Abdel-Qader I., Springstead J. Prostate cancer recognition based on mass spectrometry sensing data and data fingerprint recovery Biomedical Signal Processing and Control. 2017;33:392-399. doi: 10.1016/j.bspc.2016.12.003.

    • Bansode S., Shinde T., Nimmagadda M., Garapati S., Abdel-Qader I. Design and implementation of regulated-pressure brace with on-board control and monitoring abilities for the treatment of scoliosis Proceedings of the 2017 2nd IEEE International Conference on Electrical, Computer and Communication Technologies, ICECCT 2017. 2017 doi: 10.1109/ICECCT.2017.8117983.

    • Hashim H., Abdel-Qader I. A new reduced-switch-count cascaded multicell converter IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2017:525-529. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2017.8053418.

    • Hassan M., Abdel-Qader I. Improving pattern classification by nonlinearly combined classifiers Proceedings of 2016 IEEE 15th International Conference on Cognitive Informatics and Cognitive Computing, ICCI*CC 2016. 2017:489-495. doi: 10.1109/ICCI-CC.2016.7862081.

    • Kurdi A., Grantner J., Abdel-Qader I. Fuzzy Logic Based Hardware Accelerator with Partially Reconfigurable Defuzzification Stage for Image Edge Detection International Journal of Reconfigurable Computing. 2017;2017 doi: 10.1155/2017/1325493.

    • Abdullah O., Abdel-Qader I. A PNN- Jensen-Bregman Divergence symmetrization for a WLAN Indoor Positioning System IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2016;2016-August:362-367. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2016.7535266.

    • Abdullah O., Abdel-Qader I., Bazuin B. A probability neural network-Jensen-Shannon divergence for a fingerprint based localization 2016 50th Annual Conference on Information Systems and Sciences, CISS 2016. 2016:286-291. doi: 10.1109/CISS.2016.7460516.

    • Abdullah O., Abdel-Qader I., Bazuin B. Fingerprint-based technique for indoor positioning system via machine learning and convex optimization 2016 IEEE 7th Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics and Mobile Communication Conference, UEMCON 2016. 2016 doi: 10.1109/UEMCON.2016.7777811.

    • Abdullah O., Abdel-Qader I., Bazuin B. K-means-Jensen-Shannon divergence for a WLAN indoor positioning system 2016 IEEE 7th Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics and Mobile Communication Conference, UEMCON 2016. 2016 doi: 10.1109/UEMCON.2016.7777906.

    • Al-Moukhles H., Jaber A., Abdel-Qader I. Impact of APs selection scheme on compressive sensing-fingerprinting based IPS performance 2016 IEEE 7th Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics and Mobile Communication Conference, UEMCON 2016. 2016 doi: 10.1109/UEMCON.2016.7777849.

    • Alajmi M., Abdel-Qader I. Fault detection and localization in solar photovoltaic arrays using the current-voltage sensing framework IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2016;2016-August:307-312. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2016.7535257.

    • Awedat K., Abdel-Qader I., Springstead J. Mass spectrometry sensing data for robust cancer classification IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2016;2016-August:258-262. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2016.7535250.

    • Hashim H., Abdel-Qader I. Generalized solutions for THD investigation in cascaded multicell multilevel converters modulated with selective harmonic elimination PWM switching method 2016 IEEE 7th Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics and Mobile Communication Conference, UEMCON 2016. 2016 doi: 10.1109/UEMCON.2016.7777875.

    • Hassan M., Abdel-Qader I. Performance analysis of majority vote combiner for multiple classifier systems Proceedings - 2015 IEEE 14th International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications, ICMLA 2015. 2016:89-95. doi: 10.1109/ICMLA.2015.27.

    • Jaber A., Abdel-Qader I. Hybrid Histograms of Oriented Gradients-compressive sensing framework feature extraction for face recognition IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2016;2016-August:442-447. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2016.7535281.

    • Tong Z., Qader I., Abu-Amara F. Heart Sound Separation Using Fast Independent Component Analysis Proceedings - 2015 International Conference on Developments in eSystems Engineering, DeSE 2015. 2016:3-6. doi: 10.1109/DeSE.2015.38.

    • Alazawee W., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader J. Using morphological operations - Erosion based algorithm for edge detection IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2015;2015-June:521-525. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2015.7293391.

    • Fattah A., Abdel-Qader I. Performance and comparison analysis of speed control of induction motors using improved hybrid PID-fuzzy controller IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2015;2015-June:575-580. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2015.7293400.

    • Hassan M., Abdel-Qader I. Analysis of multiple classifier system using product and modified product rules IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2015;2015-June:152-157. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2015.7293334.

    • Hussein K., Hussein K., Abdel-Qader I., Hussain M., Hussain M. Hybrid fuzzy PID controller for buck-boost converter in solar energy-battery systems IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2015;2015-June:70-75. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2015.7293323.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Krause V., Abu-Amara F., Abudayyeh O. Comparative study of deconvolution algorithms for GPR bridge deck imaging WSEAS Transactions on Signal Processing. 2014;10(1):9-20.

    • Kline A., Aller B., Abdel-Qader I. Increasing opportunities and improving outcomes for undergraduate students in the college of engineering and applied sciences at western michigan university ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. 2014

    • Krause V., Abdel-Qader I., Abudayyeh O. Removing interference from above ground reflectors in ground penetrating radar data IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2014:353-355. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2014.6871789.

    • Sanda B., Abdel-Qader I., Akanmu A. Kalman filters for reducing error in RFID real-time localization systems IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2014:324-329. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2014.6871785.

    • Abu-Amara F., Abdel-Qader I. Chaotic image encryption via convex sinusoidal map WSEAS Transactions on Signal Processing. 2013;9(4):177-184.

    • Akanmu A., Rasheed S., Qader I. Spatial mapping approach to component tracking using RTLS system AEI 2013: Building Solutions for Architectural Engineering - Proceedings of the 2013 Architectural Engineering National Conference. 2013:363-375. doi: 10.1061/9780784412909.035.

    • Abukhait J., Abdel-Qader I., Oh J.S., Abudayyeh O. Occlusion-invariant tilt angle computation for automated road sign condition assessment IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2012 doi: 10.1109/EIT.2012.6220740.

    • Abukhait J., Abdel-Qader I., Oh J.S., Abudayyeh O. Road sign detection and shape recognition invariant to sign defects IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2012 doi: 10.1109/EIT.2012.6220774.

    • Attanayake U.B., Abudayyeh O., Aktan H.M., Abdel-Qader I., Mansiz C., Almaita E. Assessing full-depth deck joint durability using embedded sensors and FE simulations Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management, Resilience and Sustainability - Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management. 2012:2738-2742. doi: 10.1201/b12352-419.

    • Cai H., Abudayyeh O., Abdel-Qader I., Attanayake U., Barbera J., Almaita E. Bridge deck load testing using sensors and optical survey equipment Advances in Civil Engineering. 2012;2012 doi: 10.1155/2012/493983.

    • Krause V., Abdel-Qader I., Abudayyeh O. Detection and classification of small perturbations in GPR scans of reinforced concrete bridge decks IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology. 2012 doi: 10.1109/EIT.2012.6220722.

    • Zyout I., Abdel-Qader I. An improvement of texture-based classification of microcalcification clusters in mammography using PSO-SVM approach Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Communications, Computers and Applications, MIC-CCA 2012. 2012:7-11.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Abu-Amara F., Abudayyeh O. Fractals and independent component analysis for defect detection in bridge decks Advances in Civil Engineering. 2011;2011 doi: 10.1155/2011/506464.

    • Abudayyeh O., Barbera J., Barbera J., Abdel-Qader I., Cai H., Almaita E. Towards sensor-based health monitoring systems for bridge decks: A full-depth precast deck panels case study Advances in Civil Engineering. 2010;2010 doi: 10.1155/2010/579631.

    • Alsafasfeh Q., Abdel-Qader I., Harb A. Symmetrical pattern and PCA based framework for fault detection and classification in power systems 2010 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology, EIT2010. 2010 doi: 10.1109/EIT.2010.5612179.

    • Zyout I., Abdel-Qader I. Characterization of clustered microcalcifications using multiscale Hessian based feature extraction 2010 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology, EIT2010. 2010 doi: 10.1109/EIT.2010.5612193.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Abu-Amara F. Hybrid mammogram classification using rough set and fuzzy classifier International Journal of Biomedical Imaging. 2009;2009 doi: 10.1155/2009/680508.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Zyout I., Jacobs C. Bayesian classifier with simplified learning phase for detecting microcalcifications in digital mammograms International Journal of Biomedical Imaging. 2009;2009 doi: 10.1155/2009/767805.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Zyout I., Jacobs C. Detection of synthetic and real microcalcifications based on statistical analysis of original and highpass-filtered mammograms Machine Graphics and Vision. 2009;18:267-288.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Abu-Amara F. A computer-aided diagnosis system for breast cancer using independent component analysis and fuzzy classifier Modelling and Simulation in Engineering. 2008;2008 doi: 10.1155/2008/238305.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Yohali S., Abudayyeh O., Yehia S. Segmentation of thermal images for non-destructive evaluation of bridge decks NDT and E International. 2008;41(5):395-405. doi: 10.1016/j.ndteint.2007.12.003.

    • Abudayyeh O., Yehia S., Abdel-Qader I., Zalt A. GPR imaging for bridge deck condition assessment Bridge Structures. 2008;4(2):75-86. doi: 10.1080/15732480802228277.

    • Yehia S., Abudayyeh O., Abdel-Qader I., Zalt A. Ground-penetrating radar, chain drag, and ground truth: Correlation of bridge deck assessment data Transportation Research Record. 2008(2044):39-50. doi: 10.3141/2044-05.

    • Yehia S., Abudayyeh O., Abdel-Qader I., Zalt A., Meganathan V. Evaluation of sensor performance for concrete applications Transportation Research Record. 2008(2050):101-110. doi: 10.3141/2050-10.

    • Zyout I., Abdel-Qader I., Al-Otum H. Progressive lossy to lossless compression of ROI in mammograms: Effects on microcalcification detection Integrated Computer-Aided Engineering. 2008;15(3):241-251. doi: 10.3233/ica-2008-15304.

    • Abu-Amara F., Abu-Amara F., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I. Detection of breast cancer using independent component analysis 2007 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology, EIT 2007. 2007:428-431. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2007.4374509.

    • Krause V., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abudayyeh O., Yehia S. An image segmentation algorithm for the detection of rebar in bridge decks from GPR scans 2007 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology, EIT 2007. 2007:114-119. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2007.4374476.

    • Yehia S., Abudayyeh O., Abudayyeh O., Nabulsi S., Nabulsi S., Abdelqader I. Detection of common defects in concrete bridge decks using nondestructive evaluation techniques Journal of Bridge Engineering. 2007;12(2):215-225. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)1084-0702(2007)12:2(215).

    • Zalt A., Meganathan V., Meganathan V., Yehia S., Abudayyeh O., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I. Evaluating sensors for bridge health monitoring 2007 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology, EIT 2007. 2007:368-372. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2007.4374471.

    • Zyout I., Zyout I., Abdel-Qader I., Al-Otum H., Al-Otum H., Al-Otum H. Embedded ROI coding of mammograms via combined SPIHT and integer wavelet transforms 2007 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology, EIT 2007. 2007:173-177. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2007.4374486.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Pashaie-Rad S., Abudayyeh O., Yehia S. PCA-Based algorithm for unsupervised bridge crack detection Advances in Engineering Software. 2006;37(12):771-778. doi: 10.1016/j.advengsoft.2006.06.002.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Shen L., Jacobs C., Abu Amara F., Pashaie-Rad S. Unsupervised detection of suspicious tissue using data modeling and PCA International Journal of Biomedical Imaging. 2006;2006 doi: 10.1155/IJBI/2006/57850.

    • Tsang E., Halderson C., Abdel-Qader I., Aller B., Butt S., Kline A., Miller D., Place T., Yehia S., Kallen K. Assessment of faculty mentoring strategies of student learning communities at Western Michigan University College of Engineering and Applied Sciences Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 2006 doi: 10.1109/FIE.2006.322421.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Bujanovic T., Bujanovic T. An integrated dynamic scene algorithm for segmentation and motion estimation Eurasip Journal on Applied Signal Processing. 2005;2005(12):1845-1853. doi: 10.1155/ASP.2005.1845.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Maddix M., Maddix M., Maddix M., Maddix M. Edge detection: Wavelets versus conventional methods on DSP processors Machine Graphics and Vision. 2005;14(1):83-101.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Pashaie-Rad S., Ahmed K., Abudayyeh O. A local pca algorithm for inspection of concrete bridges Proceedings of the 2005 ASCE International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering. 2005:387-393.

    • Yehia S., Abudayyeh O., Abudayyeh O., Nabulsi S., Abdelqader I. A comparison between Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) and Impact Echo (IE) for detection of common concrete bridge decks defects Proceedings of the 2005 ASCE International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering. 2005:355-361.

    • Yehia S., Abudayyeh O., Abudayyeh O., Nabulsi S., Abdelqader I., Siddagangappa J. GPR imaging evaluation of the napier avenue interchange on I-94 culvert Proceedings of the 2005 ASCE International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering. 2005:347-353.

    • Abdel-Qader I. An undergraduate research mentoring model in digital signal and image processing International Journal of Electrical Engineering Education. 2004;41(2):146-157. doi: 10.7227/IJEEE.41.2.6.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Ahmed K., Abudayyeh O. Linear structure modeling and PCA algorithm For bridge crack detection 2004 IEEE Electro/Information Technology Conference, EIT 2004. 2004:138-142. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2004.4569378.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Bujanovic T. Segmentation via annealed motion estimates 2004 IEEE Electro/Information Technology Conference, EIT 2004. 2004:297-301. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2004.4569396.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Nithianandan N., Bruce L., Miller D., Venkatraman A. Lossless wavelet compression for telemammography 2004 IEEE Electro/Information Technology Conference, EIT 2004. 2004:48-52. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2004.4569365.

    • Abudayyeh O., Abdel-Qader I., Nabulsi S., Weber J. Using non-destructive technologies and methods in bridge management systems Journal of Urban Technology. 2004;11(1):63-76. doi: 10.1080/1063073042000341989.

    • Abudayyeh O., Al Bataineh M., Abdel-Qader I. An imaging data model for concrete bridge inspection Advances in Engineering Software. 2004;35(8-9):473-480. doi: 10.1016/j.advengsoft.2004.06.010.

    • Nabulsi S., Yehia S., Abudayyeh O., Abdelqader I., Randolph D. Imaging of electromagnetic waves for bridge deck evaluation 2004 IEEE Electro/Information Technology Conference, EIT 2004. 2004:59-61. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2004.4569367.

    • Qader I.A. Real-time edge detection using TMS320C6711 DSP 2004 IEEE Electro/Information Technology Conference, EIT 2004. 2004:306-309. doi: 10.1109/EIT.2004.4569398.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Abdel-Qader I., Bazuin B., Bazuin B., Mousavinezhad H., Mousavinezhad H., Patrick J., Patrick J. Real-time digital signal processing in the undergraduate curriculum IEEE Transactions on Education. 2003;46(1):95-101. doi: 10.1109/TE.2002.808273.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Abudayyeh O., Kelly M.E. Analysis of edge-detection techniques for crack identification in bridges Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering. 2003;17(4):255-263. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)0887-3801(2003)17:4(255).

    • Abdel-Qader I., Bazuin B., Mousavinezhad H. Teaching real - Time digital signal processing: Challenges and opportunities ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings. 2002:2667-2674.

    • Miller D., Dozeman M., Westphal G., Abdel-Qader I. A hybrid analog/digital circuit for experiments in controlling chaos Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems. 2002;1

    • Mousavinezhad S., Abdel-Qader I. Digital <sup>1</sup>signal processing in theory and practice Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference. 2001;1

    • Abdelqader I., Rajala S., Snyder W. Motion estimation from noisy image data Proceedings - ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing. 1993;5

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