Ph. D. Computer Science, Information Technology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, 2003.
M. Sc. Mathematics, Jordan University, Amman, Jordan, 1992.
B. Sc. Computer Science, Jordan University, Amman, Jordan, 1989.
Higher Education diploma from Monash Uni., Australia, 2005
3. Academic Experience
Professor, Computer Science Dept, College of Computing, Middle East university, Amman, Jordan. Dean of Faculty of Information Technology
Associate Professor, Computer Science Dept, College of Computing, Fahad Bin Sultan University, KSA. Head of Computer Science Dept .(2008-2012)
Assistant Professor, Computer Science Dept., Applied Science University, Amman-Jordan. Head of Software Engineering Dept.(2005-2007)
Assistant Professor Network Computing Dept., Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
Instructor, CfBT Centre for British Teachers, Nizwa, Oman.
Solutions Architect, Ideal Soft, Amman-Jordan.
Instructor, Arab Community College, Amman-Jordan.
4. Principle Publications
Technical Indexed Journals:
Saleh E, Alsa’deh A., Kayed A. and Meinel C. (2016), Processing Over Encrypted Data: Between Theory and Practice , ACM SIGMOD Record, SIGMOD Record, September 2016 (Vol. 45, No. 3).
Awwad A. and Kayed A (2016), A New Efficient Approach for Renewable Energy Ontology (pp. 1-8), International Journal of Computer Science and Information 14(1), 2016 ,https://sites.google.com/site/ijcsis/vol-14-s1-feb-2016.
Al Badawi, E. A. A. L., & Kayed, A. (2015). SURVEY ON ENHANCING THE DATA SECURITY OF THE CLOUD COMPUTING ENVIRONMENT BY USING DATA SEGREGATION TECHNIQUE. International Journal of Research and Reviews in Applied Sciences, 23(2), 136.
Dalil, N., & Kayed, A. (2015). Preserving Data in Cloud Computing. International Journal of Computer Science Issues (IJCSI), 12(2), 296.
Abdelrahman, A. M., & Kayed, A. (2015). A Survey on Semantic Similarity Measures between Concepts in Health Domain. American Journal of Computational Mathematics, 5(02), 204.
Wegdan Altayeb and Ahmed Kayed (2015) Survey on Enhancing Cloud Scalability By Predicting Future Resources Requirements, International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research (IJCSI), Volume 6, Issue 4, April 2015 Edition.
Osama Shareef, Ahmad Kayed (2015), A Survey on Federated Clouds Environment, International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science and Software Engineering (IJARCSSE) , Volume 5 Issue 2 .
Ahmad Kayed (2013) , Ontology Evaluation for Software Components, European Journal of Scientific research, (EJSR 8858).
Ahmad Kayed (2013) , Measuring Trust Semantically for Smartphone-Applications' Providers, European Journal of Scientific research (EJSR 8688).
Ahmad Kayed, Nael Hirzallah; Mohammad Alharibat (2013), Ontological-Concepts-Coverage Measure for Software-Component Descriptions, European Journal of Scientific research, EJSR(Volume 101 Issue 1, pp77-99.
A. Kayed, E. Saleh, N. Hirzallah, C. Meinel (2013). Measuring trust in e-commerce applications: an approach based on semantic concepts. International Journal of Academic Research Part A; 2013; 5(2), 205-210. DOI: 10.7813/2075-4124.2013/5-2/A.31
A. Kayed, M.M. Abualhaj, M. Alharibat (2103). Performance comparison of IAX and ITTP VoIP protocols. International Journal of Academic Research Part A; 2013; 5(2), 186-193. DOI: 10.7813/2075-4124.2013/5-2/A.29
Ahmad Awwad, Jehad Al-Sadi, Bassam Haddad, Ahmad Kayed (2011), Structural Outlooks for the OTIS-Arrangement Network. International Journal of Grid and High Performance Computing, IJGHPC (3): 59-68 (2011).
Ahmad Kayed, Eyas El-Qawasmeh, and Zakariy Qawaqneh (2010), Ranking web sites using domain ontology concepts , Information & Management, 47 (2010) pp. 350-355
Nael Hirzallah, Wafi AlBalawi, Ahmad Kayed, Sawsan Nusir: A simple algorithm to enrich eLectures with instructor notes. Multimedia Tools Appl. 49(2): 259-275 (2010)
Ahmad Kayed, Nael Hirzallah, Luai A. Al Shalabi, and Mohannad Najjar (2008) , Building Ontological Relationships: A new approach, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 2008, ISSN: 1532-2882 , JOHN WILEY & SONS INC, 111 RIVER ST, HOBOKEN, USA, NJ, 07030.
Hiyam S. Ensour, Ahmad Kayed(2008), Web Server Performance Evaluations under Workloads with Different Parameters, European Journal of Scientific Research ISSN 1450-216X Vol.22 No.2 (2008), pp.251-268, EuroJournals Publishing, Inc. 2008,http://www.eurojournals.com/ejsr.htm
Hiyam S. Ensour and Dr. Ahmad Kayed (2007) Rummage Web Server Tunning Evaluation through Benchmark / International Journal of Computer Science & Network Security, VOL.7 No.9, Page 103-109, August 2007.
Luai A. Al Shalabi, Mohannad Najjar and Ahmad Kayed (2006) A framework to deal with missing data in data sets / Journal of Computer Science, ISSN: 1549-3636 / 2(9) / 740-745.
Ahmad Kayed (2005), Building e-laws ontology: New approach, Springer, Lecture Notes in Computer Science Vol. 3762, ISSN: 0302-9743.
Ahmad Kayed and Robert M. Colomb (2005): Using BWW model to evaluate building ontologies in CGs formalism, Information Systems (international Journal), ISSN: 0306-4379 ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD,vol. 30, no. 5 pp. 379-398.
Ahmad Kayed and Robert M. Colomb (2001), Re-engineering Approach to Build Domain Ontologies, Springer, Lecture Notes in Computer Science Vol.2198. 2001.
Ahmad Kayed and Robert M. Colomb (2001), Extracting Ontological Concepts for Tendering Conceptual Structures, Data and Knowledge Engineering Journal, Vol. 41(1) Dec 2001.
Ahmad Kayed and Robert M. Colomb (2000), Conceptual Structures for Tendering Ontology, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer vol. 2112, 2000
International Technical Conferences:
Kayed, A., & Akijian, T. (2015, September). Resource Allocation Technique to Obtain Energy Efficient Cloud. In Proceedings of the The International Conference on Engineering & MIS 2015 (p. 27). ACM.
Ahmad Kayed (2013), Renewable Energy Ontology, IT-DREPS Conference & Exhibition, May 29-31, 2013,Amman, Jordan.
Ahmad Kayed (2013), Ontology Evaluation: Which Test to Use, the 5th International Conference on CSIT, Amman, Jordan, March-2013.
Nisreen Innab, Ahmad Kayed and A. S. M. Sajeev(2012), Ontology for Software Requirements Modelling, Second International Conference on Information Science and Technology (ICIST 2012), held in Wuhan during March 23-25, 2012, PP 485-491. IEEE Catalog Number: CFP1242M-PRT, ISBN:978-1-4577-0343-0.
Ahmad Kayed, Nael Hirzalla, Hadeel Ahmad, Enas Faisal(2011), Extracting Concepts for Software Components, Trends in Network and Communications, Communications in Computer and Information Science, 2011, Volume 197, Part 3, 694-699, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-22543-7_71.
Ahmad Kayed, Mohammad Nizar, and Mohammed Alfayoumi (2010), Ontology Concepts for Requirements Engineering Process in E-Government Applications, The Fifth International Conference on Internet and Web Applications and Services, ICIW 2010, May 9 - 15, 2010 - Barcelona, Spain
Ahmad Awwad, Bassam Haddad, Ahmad Kayed (2010), Efficient Grid on the OTIS-Arrangment Network. ICA3PP (2) 2010: 1-10.
Ahmad Kayed, Nael Hirzallah, Ahmad A. Samhan, Mohammed Alfayoumi(2009) Towards an Ontology for Software Product Quality Attributes, ICIW 2009: 200-204.
Ahmad Kayed, Nisreen Innab, and Nael Hirzallah (2009), Condensing the Semantic (Ontological Concepts) of Modeling Diagrams: Is it possible?, the Second International Conference on the Applications of Digital Information and Web Technologies (ICADIWT 2009), UK, 3-6 Aug.,2009.
Nael Hirzallah, Sawsan Nusir, Ahmad Al-Sayyed, Ahmad Kayed (2008), Notes Extraction Algorithm from Traditional Presentations without the use of e-boards, the International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering (ICCCE 08), Malaysia, 13-15 May, 2008.
Zakrayia Qawaqenh, Eyas El-Qawasmeh, Ahmad Kayed (2007) : New Method for Ranking Arabic Web Sites Using Ontology Concepts, in the IEEE second International Conference on Digital Information Management (ICDIM2007).
Nisreen Innab, Ahmad Kayed (2007), Ontology Enhanced Modeling Diagrams, 16th International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering (SEDE-2007) / Las Vegas, Nevada / July 9-11, 2007.
Nisreen Innab, Ahmad Kayed (2007), Using Ontology to Support Software Development Process-Requirement Modeling, 1st International Conference on Digital Communications and Computer Applications (DCCA2007) / Jordan / March 19-22, 2007 / Pages 1216-1222.
Yandong Fan, Ahmad Kayed, and Elizabeth A. Kendall(2004), An Integrated Model for IT/IS Acceptance: Combining Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis, 2004 International Business Information Management Conference (IBIM '04), on July 4, 5, and 6, 2004 in Amman, Jordan.
Ahmad Kayed (2003), Ontology Management System. In the Third International Conference on Information and Knowledge Engineering (IKE'03June 23 - 26, 2003, Monte Carlo Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Ahmad Kayed and Robert M. Colomb (2002), Using Ontologies to Index Conceptual Structures for Tendering Automation. In the Thirteenth Australasian Database Conference (ADC2002, Jan. 28 - Feb. 1, 2002, Melbourne, Australia).
Ahmad Kayed and Robert M. Colomb (2000), Ontological and Conceptual Structures for Tendering Automation, in the Eleventh Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS2000), BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA, 6-8 December 2000.
Ahmad Kayed (2000), Ontological Based Tendering System, Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS2000) Doctoral Consortium, Hong Kong.
Ahmad Kayed and Robert M. Colomb (1999), Infrastructure for Electronic Tendering Interoperability, In The Australian Workshop on AI in Electronic Commerce, in conjunction with the Australian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AI'99), Sydney, Australia, 6 December 1999.
5. Consulting, Patents, Professional Registration, etc.
Member of National Scientific Research Fund 2015 (National Wise)
2012- 2014 : Consultant for some Software companies (Tatweer, UEA)
6. Membership in Scientific and Professional Societies
Steering committee for e-Gov Conference (May-2016)
General chair for MEU NVIC-2015
PC MEU NVIC-2013-2014
PC for ACST-2013
PC for DRIP-2013
Founder of MEU CLOUD research group 2014-now
MEU mobile application research group (2013)
FBSU Arabic Top level ontology research group (2011)
Founder of E-commerce Interest search group 2006.
PC for ESAS, Italy, 2006 .
PC member for CSIT2006
Editorial Advisory Board (International Journal of Cases on Electronic Commerce (IJCEC).
Member of : Data and Knowledge Engineering, UQ, Australia; SNC Research Group, Monash University, Australia; Association for Information Systems (AIS) 99-03, IS group, ITEE, University of Queensland (98-01); Jordan Computer Society93-96; School Education Committee, Monash University 01-02.
Technical Committee member: Canadian Semantic Web Interest Group (SWIG), The International Arab Journal of Information Technology.
PC Member: Canadian Semantic Web Symposium 2006, CSIT2006 ACIT'2005, IBIMa (2004), IBIMa (2005), IBIMa (2006), IBIMa (2007), IBIMa (2008), IRMA 2002, Web Services and e-Business Technology 2002.
Reviewer: AINA 2003, DASFAA 2003, RIDE'02, CODAS01, ACIS2001, WISE'2000.
Committee member for many Committees for examining IT related Issues: Programs curriculum, IT Staff Promotion, founding ICT projects, ICT Research Papers, PhD and M.sc Thesis, IT graduate project, International MOU, QA –IT related issues, etc.
SUDTENT SUPERVISION (8 PhD and 20 M.Sc. Till Feb-2016)
Student Name (PHd)
Heyam Al-Nssor (PhD)
Re-engineering benchmark to tune web server performance study problem and importance
Nisreen Innab (PhD)
Using ontology to support sw engineering modeling diagrams
Nasrin Dalil Ali Arabi
Search Over Encrypted Data in Cloud Computing
Wegdan Altayeb -(PhD)
Enhancing Cloud Scalability Using Data Mining Techniques
Suzy Nabil Awad - PhD
Cost Estimation Model for Cloud
Abelalhakeem Bashir -PhD
Benchmark Model to Evaluate Ontologies in Health Domain
Elham Al Badawi - PhD
Enhancing the Data Security of the cloud environment
Osama Shareef Farah - PhD
Federated Clouds Management to Support Resources Scalability and discovery
Presented many seminars on Building good research, Why citation index, Publishing in good journal, Securing DB in cloud, Semantic web, E-commerce, QA –IT related issues, Funding IT projects, IT future, etc.
Cited in more than 230 – papers, Jan-2016.
University Course Scheduling System: developed in .Net and SQL for FBU –Jordan 2001-2012.
Claim Management System: developed in Oracle and Java for International Corp. 2007-2008.
Concept extractor: developed in VB and SQL Jordan e-Laws ontology research group, 2006.
HIV Distribution Implementer: developed in VB and MSAccess for Dr. L. Thalib, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia, 2001.
Genome Analyzer : developed in VB and C++ for Australian Genome Research Facility, Dr. R. Slade, Bioinformatics / Computing, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australian,2001.
Ideal Accountant: developed in VB and MSAccess for IdealSoft Inc., Jordan, 1994-1996, Best Software Award (METS 1994 & 1996).
Ideal Inventory: developed in VB and MSAccess for IdealSoft Inc., Jordan, 1994-1996, Best Software Award (METS 1994 & 1996)
Ideal System: developed in VB and MSAccess for IdealSoft Inc., Jordan, 1994-1996, Best Software Award (METS 1994 & 1996)
Vice President for Academic Affairs-Princess Sumaya University for Technology [PSUT]
Dean of Graduate Studies and Scientific Research.
Email : email@example.com
Professor Robert Colomb
Faculty of Computer Science and Information Systems
University of Technology Malaysia
81310 Skudai Johor
Professor Jehad AL-Sadi,
Information Technology & Computing Department
Arab Open University-Jordan
Professor B Srinivasan
Professor of Information Technolgy
Head of School
Clayton School of Information Technology
Faculty of Information Technology
Building 63, Clayton Campus
Phone: +61 3 990 55222/9903 31333
Fax: +61 3 990 58731