Samah Senbel, Ph.D.

Samah Senbel, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Dr. Senbel’s teaching focus includes Programming, Data Structures, Distributed Systems, Web programming, and Operating Systems. Her research focuses on Data Analytics, Distributed systems, and Cloud Computing.  Dr. Senbel joined the Sacred Heart University faculty in 2017.

Degrees and Certifications

    • B.Sc. Computer Engineering, Alexandria University, Egypt, 1992
    • M.Sc. Computer Engineering, Alexandria University, Egypt, 1995
    • Ph.D. Computer Science, Old Dominion University, Virginia, 1999

Teaching Responsibilities

    • Data Structures
    • Object Oriented Programming Using Java
    • Programming for the Web
    • Database Design

Publications and Presentations

    M. Hussein, M. Khafagy, S. Senbel, ”Hash Semi Cascade Join for Joining Multi-way Map Reduce”, SAI Intelligent Systems Conference(IntelliSys 2015), London, England, November 2015

    M. Shenouda, M. Khafagy, S. Senbel, “JOMR: Multi-join Optimizer Technique to Enhance Map-Reduce Job”, The 9th IEEE International Conference on Informatics and Systems (INFOS),  Egypt, December 2014

    R. Refaat, A. Taha, S. Senbel, “A Heuristic Quality-based Nurse Scheduling Algorithm for Emergency Centers”, The 24th  IEEE International Conference  on Computer Theory and Applications (ICCTA), Egypt, October 2014

    A Tawakol, H. Hassan, S. Senbel “A Profit Oriented Session-based Admission Control Mechanism for the Cloud Environment”, 4th ACM International Workshop on Pervasive and Context-Aware Middleware (PerCAM 14), Dubai, UAE, October 2014

    H. Sherif, M. Shedid, S. Senbel “Real Time Traffic Accident Detection System using Wireless Sensor Network”, 6th IEEE International Conference on Soft Computing and Pattern Recognition (SoCPar 2014), Tunis, August 2014

    A Hammam, S. Senbel, “A Reputation Trust Management System for Ad-Hoc Mobile Clouds”, Springer Journal: Bio-Inspired Computing in Cyber Security, February 2014

    A Hammam, S. Senbel, “Towards Trusted Mobile Ad-Hoc Clouds”, The 23rd IEEE International Conference  on Computer Theory and Application (ICCTA), Egypt, 2013

    A Hammam, S. Senbel, “A Trust Management System for Ad-Hoc Mobile Clouds”, The 9th IEEE  International Conference on Computer Engineering and Systems (ICCES), Egypt, 2013

    A Elfoly, M AbdelHalim, S. Senbel, “Economic Grid Fault Tolerance Scheduling Using Modified Genetic Algorithm”, The 9th IEEE/ACS International conference on Computer Systems and Applications(AICCSA), Egypt, 2011

    A Fawzy, S. Senbel, A. Wahdan, “Structure Assembly by Communicating Robot Swarms”, The 7th IEEE International Conference on Informatics and Systems (INFOS),  Egypt, 2010

    S. Senbel, “Load-Balancing in a Self-organizing Server Cluster Using Local Leaders”, The 7th IEEE International Conference on Informatics and Systems (INFOS),  Egypt, 2010

    A Fawzy, S. Senbel, A. Wahdan, “Solid Structure Assembly by Robot Swarms”, International Conference on Automation, Robotics and Control Systems (ARCS-09) , USA,  2009

    A Abdel-Tawab, S.Senbel, A Wahdan, “A Distributed Design for a Server Cluster Providing multiple Services”, 4th IEEE Int. Computer Engineering

    Conf. on Information Society applications in the Next Decade (ICENCO), Egypt, 2008

    S. ElMeligy, S. Senbel, O. Badawy, “A Protein 3D Structure Classification Using Image-based C-alpha Atom Matrix”, 18th IEEE Int. Conf. on Computer Theory and Applications (ICCTA), Egypt, 2008

    A Abdel-Tawab, S.Senbel, A Wahdan, “A Distance-Aware Design for a Dynamic Self-organizing Server Cluster”, 18th IEEE Int. Conf. on Computer Theory and Applications (ICCTA), Egypt, 2008

    H. Naguib, S. Senbel, A. ElNahas, “Failure Resistant Indoor Location Estimation Technique”, 4th Int Conf. on Intelligent Environments, USA, 2008

    S. Senbel, “Pro-active Task Sharing in a Self-organizing Server Cluster”, 13th IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications, Morocco, 2008

    S. Senbel, “Scalable and Self-organizing Server Clusters for Qos-aware Applications”, The 2006 IEEE  Int. Conf. on Computer Engineering and Systems(ICCES), Egypt, 2006

    S. Senbel, “Video Communication using a differential Octree technique”, The 6th Joint conference on Information sciences (JCIS) , USA, 2002

    S. Senbel, H. Abdel-Wahab, “Differential Octree-based Hierarchical Encoding for Video Communication”, The  5th  Joint  Conf.  on   Information   Sciences  (JCIS) , USA, 2000

    S. Senbel, H. Abdel-Wahab, “Scalable and Robust Image Compression Using Quadtrees”,   The Journal of Signal Processing: Image Communication, USA, 1999

    S. Senbel, H. Abdel-Wahab, “Octree-based Hierarchical Encoding for Video-conferencing”, Multimedia Processing and Applications, IS&T/SPIE Symposium on Electronic Imaging Science and Technology, USA, 1999

    S. Senbel, H. Abdel-Wahab, “Scalable and Robust Differential Video Compression Using Quadtrees”, CS&I'98: Fourth International Conference on Computer Science & Informatics, USA, 1998

    S. Senbel, H. Abdel-Wahab, “A Quadtree-based Image Encoding Scheme for Real-time Communication”, IEEE Int.Conf. on Multimedia Computing and Systems, USA, 1997

    S. Senbel, H. Abdel-Wahab, “A Scalable and Robust Image Encoding Technique for Real-time Communication”, CS&I'97: Third Int. Conf. on Computer Science & Informatics,  USA, 1997

    S. Senbel, M. Ismail, “Octree Generation From Object Silhouettes in Orthographic Views”, IS&T/SPIE Symposium on Electronic Imaging Science and Technology,  USA, 1996

    S. Senbel, M. Ismail,”The GrayCode Octree Representation Method”, IS&T/SPIE Symposium on Electronic Imaging Science and Technology,  USA, 1996

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