Communication and information Research

Research Output

2016
6 Citations (Scopus)

An adaptive relay nodes selection scheme for multi-hop broadcast in VANETs

Rehman, O., Ould-Khaoua, M. & Bourdoucen, H., Aug 1 2016, In : Computer Communications. 87, p. 76-90 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)

An empirical analysis of Mobile learning (M-learning) awareness and acceptance in higher education

Sarrab, M., Al-Shihi, H. & Khan, A. I., Feb 17 2016, 2015 International Conference on Computing and Network Communications, CoCoNet 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 960-963 4 p. 7411307

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)

An empirical study of factors driving the adoption of mobile learning in Omani higher education

Sarrab, M., Al Shibli, I. & Badursha, N., 2016, In : International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning. 17, 4, p. 331-349 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Crowd sourced testing through end users for Mobile Learning application in the context of Bring Your Own Device

Khan, A. I., Al-Khanjari, Z. & Sarrab, M., Nov 16 2016, 7th IEEE Annual Information Technology, Electronics and Mobile Communication Conference, IEEE IEMCON 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7746256

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Citations (Scopus)

Development and validation of Mobile Learning Acceptance Measure

Sharma, S. K., Sarrab, M. & Al-Shihi, H., Aug 27 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Interactive Learning Environments. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Generic requirements for M-Learning Software Development

Khan, A. I., Al-Khanjari, Z., Sarrab, M. & Al-Shihi, H., Jul 15 2016, 2016 International Conference on Computational Techniques in Information and Communication Technologies, ICCTICT 2016 - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 192-195 4 p. 7514577

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Mobile learning: A state-of-the-art review survey and analysis

Sarrab, M. & Elbasir, M., 2016, In : International Journal of Innovation and Learning. 20, 4, p. 347-383 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3 Citations (Scopus)

Towards a quality model of technical aspects for mobile learning services: An empirical investigation

Sarrab, M., Elbasir, M. & Alnaeli, S., Feb 1 2016, In : Computers in Human Behavior. 55, p. 100-112 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

63 Citations (Scopus)
2015

An empirical study on cloud computing requirements for better mobile learning services

Sarrab, M., Alalwan, N., Alfarraj, O. & Alzahrani, A., 2015, In : International Journal of Mobile Learning and Organisation. 9, 1, p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Bytecode instrumentation mechanism for monitoring mobile application information flow

Sarrab, M., Sep 1 2015, In : International Journal of Security and Networks. 10, 3, p. 191-206 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Efficient desalination of brackish ground water via a novel capacitive deionization cell using nanoporous activated carbon cloth electrodes

Laxman, K., Myint, M. T. Z., Al Abri, M., Al-Gharibi, L., Al Namani, B., Bourdoucen, H. & Dutta, J., 2015, In : Journal of Engineering Research. 12, 2, p. 22-31 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Empirical study on mobile platforms selection, based on system, information and service quality characteristics

Sarrab, M., Al-Darmaki, A. & Elbasir, M., 2015, In : International Journal of Wireless and Mobile Computing. 9, 3, p. 257-266 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Forward link quality estimation in VANETs for sender-oriented alert messages broadcast

Rehman, O. M. H., Bourdoucen, H. & Ould-Khaoua, M., Dec 1 2015, In : Journal of Network and Computer Applications. 58, p. 23-41 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Hybrid Relaying for Multi-Hop Broadcast in VANETs

Hussain Rehman, O. M., Bourdoucen, H. & Ould-Khaoua, M., Nov 10 2015, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Wireless Broadband, ICUWB 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7324459

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Citations (Scopus)
41 Citations (Scopus)

Performance impact of relay cardinality on sender-driven messages dissemination in VANETs

Hussain Rehman, O. M., Bourdoucen, H. & Ould-Khaoua, M., Mar 12 2015, 2015 IEEE 8th GCC Conference and Exhibition, GCCCE 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7060085

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Citations (Scopus)

Proposing a new design approach for M-learning applications

Al-Harrasi, H., Al-Khanjari, Z. & Sarrab, M., 2015, In : International Journal of Software Engineering and its Applications. 9, 11, p. 11-24 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

System quality characteristics for selecting mobile learning applications

Sarrab, M., Al-Shihi, H. & Al-Manthari, B., 2015, In : Turkish Online Journal of Distance Education. 16, 4, p. 18-27 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Cybercrime investigation challenges: Middle east and North Africa

Sarrab, M., Alalwan, N., Alzahrani, A. & Kordestani, M., 2014, In : Intelligent Systems Reference Library. 70, p. 203-223 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Empirical study of open source software selection for adoption, based on software quality characteristics

Sarrab, M. & Rehman, O. M. H., Mar 2014, In : Advances in Engineering Software. 69, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)
34 Citations (Scopus)

From traditional learning into mobile learning in education at the university level: Undergraduate students perspective

Sarrab, M., Alzahrani, A., Al Alwan, N. & Alfarraj, O., Jan 1 2014, In : International Journal of Mobile Learning and Organisation. 8, 3, p. 167-186 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Improving reachability of multi-hop alert messages dissemination in VANETs

Rehman, O. M. H., Bourdoucen, H. & Ould-Khaoua, M., Dec 11 2014, International Conference on ICT Convergence. IEEE Computer Society, p. 510-515 6 p. 6983195

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)

Mobile cloud computing: Advantage, disadvantage and open challenge

Alzahrani, A., Alalwan, N. & Sarrab, M., 2014, ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. Association for Computing Machinery, 2590670

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

17 Citations (Scopus)
11 Citations (Scopus)

Relay selection for alert messaging in vanets based on bi-directional stable communication approach

Rehman, O. M. H., Bourdoucen, H. & Ould-Khaoua, M., Nov 19 2014, 5th International Conference on Computing Communication and Networking Technologies, ICCCNT 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6963052

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Contextual M-learning system for higher education providers in Oman

Sarrab, M. & Elgamel, L., 2013, In : World Applied Sciences Journal. 22, 10, p. 1412-1419 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Efficient alert messages dissemination in vanets using single-hop distributed protocols

Hussain Rehman, O. M., Bourdoucen, H. & Ould-Khaoua, M., 2013, Proceedings of 2013 6th Joint IFIP Wireless and Mobile Networking Conference, WMNC 2013. 6549007

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Citations (Scopus)
3 Citations (Scopus)

Selection criteria of open source software: First stage for adoption

Sarrab, M. & Rehman, O. M. H., 2013, In : International Journal of Information Processing and Management. 4, 4, p. 51-58 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Study of fuzzy logic-based controller for diff-serv bandwidth broking

Bourdoucen, H., Al-Azani, F. & Al-Naamany, A., 2013, In : Journal of Computing and Information Technology. 21, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

WDM transmission performance evaluation for externally modulated coding formats

Bourdoucen, H. & Al Naamany, A., 2013, In : Journal of Electrical Engineering. 13, 4, p. 144-149 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

Controlling data dissemination

Janicke, H., Sarrab, M. & Aldabbas, H., 2012, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Springer Verlag, Vol. 7122 LNCS. p. 303-309 7 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 7122 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Citations (Scopus)
6 Citations (Scopus)
16 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Improvement of RMSE in optical fiber communication systems using RBF ANN post processing approach

Al-Lawati, A. & Bourdoucen, H., 2011, In : Journal of Electrical Engineering. 11, 1, p. 9 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Determination of potential profile in planar electronic structures using a semi-analytical technique

Bourdoucen, H., Dehmas, M. & Yallaoui, E. B., 2010, In : Journal of Engineering Research. 7, 1, p. 62-69 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009
2 Citations (Scopus)

Economic analysis of hybrid power system for rural electrification in Oman

Al-Badi, A. H. & Bourdoucen, H., 2009, ICAST 2009 - 2nd International Conference on Adaptive Science and Technology. p. 284-289 6 p. 5409712

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Citations (Scopus)

High bit rate WDM system performance evaluation, effect of seasonal temperature fluctuations

Bourdoucen, H., 2009, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol. 7632. 76320V

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Integration of FBG strain sensors in WDM networks, effects on quality factor

Al-Lawati, A. & Bourdoucen, H., 2009, In : Journal of Engineering Research. 6, 1, p. 46-50 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008
1 Citation (Scopus)

Improvement of WDM transmission performance by enhancement of signal detection

Alhabsi, A. & Bourdoucen, H., 2008, Proceedings - 4th Advanced International Conference on Telecommunications, AICT 2008. p. 438-441 4 p. 4545570

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Performance analysis of FBG sensors system embedded in an optical communications system

Bourdoucen, H. & Al-Lawati, A., 2008, 2008 5th International Multi-Conference on Systems, Signals and Devices, SSD'08. 4632790

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2007
2006

Effect of dispersion compensation on FBG sensing systems' performance

Bourdoucen, H. & Al-Lawati, A., May 2006, In : Instruments and Experimental Techniques. 49, 3, p. 403-407 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2005

Photoluminescence characterization of Al/Al2O3/InP MIS structures passivated by anodic oxidation

Mahdjoub, A., Bourdoucen, H. & Djelloul, A., Nov 2005, In : Turkish Journal of Physics. 29, 6, p. 341-347 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

TCP congestion control approach for improving network services

Al-Naamany, A. M. & Bourdoucen, H., Mar 2005, In : Journal of Network and Systems Management. 13, 1, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)