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2019

A combined goal programming and inverse DEA method for target setting in mergers

Amin, G. R., Al-Muharrami, S. & Toloo, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Expert Systems with Applications. 115, p. 412-417 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Data envelopment analysis
Decision making
Industry

Catalytic upgrading of heavy oil using NiCo/Γ-Al2O3 catalyst: Effect of initial atmosphere and water-gas shift reaction

Avbenake, O. P., Al-Hajri, R. & Jibril, B. Y., Jan 1 2019, In : Fuel. 235, p. 736-743 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heavy oil production
Hydrocracking
Water gas shift
Petroleum
Chemical shift

Ergonomic Performance Evaluation of Date Stripping Process

Al-Hinai, A., P. W. Jayasuriya, H., Al-Adawi, S. & Al-Mahdouri, A., Jan 1 2019, Advances in Physical Ergonomics and Human Factors - Proceedings of the AHFE 2018 International Conference on Physical Ergonomics and Human Factors, 2018. Karwowski, W. & Goonetilleke, R. S. (eds.). Springer-Verlag, p. 74-84 11 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 789).

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

Bicycles
Electric motors
Ergonomics
Seats
Exercise equipment

Evaluation of cost and benefit of sediment based on landslide and erosion models

Rangsiwanichpong, P., Kazama, S., Ekkawatpanit, C. & Gamage, L., Feb 1 2019, In : Catena. 173, p. 194-206 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

landslide
erosion
cost
sediment
damage

Fabrication and characterization of novel Fe0@Guar gum-crosslinked-soya lecithin nanocomposite hydrogel for photocatalytic degradation of methyl violet dye

Sharma, G., Kumar, A., Sharma, S., Al-Muhtaseb, A., Naushad, M., Ghfar, A. A., Ahamad, T. & Stadler, F. J., Mar 18 2019, In : Separation and Purification Technology. 211, p. 895-908 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

guar gum
Lecithin
Gentian Violet
Water pollution
Lecithins

Internationalization speed, resources and performance: Evidence from Indian software industry

Jain, N., Celo, S. & Kumar, V., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of Business Research. 95, p. 26-37 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resources
Software industry
Internationalization
Software services
Emerging economies

Optical soliton perturbation with Fokas–Lenells equation by mapping methods

Krishnan, E., Biswas, A., Zhou, Q. & Alfiras, M., Feb 1 2019, In : Optik. 178, p. 104-110 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solitons
solitary waves
perturbation
elliptic functions
ellipticity

Quality characteristics and storage stability of low-fat tofu prepared with defatted soy flours treated by supercritical-CO2 and hexane

Lee, K. Y., Rahman, M. S., Kim, A. N., Gul, K., Kang, S. W., Chun, J., Kerr, W. L. & Choi, S. G., Feb 1 2019, In : LWT. 100, p. 237-243 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soy Foods
tofu
soy flour
Hexanes
Flour

Randomized open-label trial of docosahexaenoic acid–enriched fish oil and fish meal on cognitive and behavioral functioning in Omani children

Al-Ghannami, S. S., al-Adawi, S., Ghebremeskel, K., Hussein, I. S., Min, Y., Jeyaseelan, L., Al-Shammakhi, S. M., Mabry, R. M. & Al-Oufi, H. S., Jan 1 2019, In : Nutrition. 57, p. 167-172 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Docosahexaenoic Acids
Fish Oils
Meals
Fishes
Trail Making Test

Service oriented architecture maturity models: A systematic literature review

Pulparambil, S. & Baghdadi, Y., Jan 1 2019, In : Computer Standards and Interfaces. 61, p. 65-76 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Service oriented architecture (SOA)
maturity
literature
information system
Information systems
Energy dispersive X ray analysis
Absorption spectroscopy
Discrete Fourier transforms
Spectrum analysis
X ray diffraction analysis
free convection
chemical reactions
Nusselt number
cavities
kinetics
Spectroscopic analysis
Methylene Chloride
Benzoates
Organic light emitting diodes (OLED)
Molecular orbitals

Synthesis and photophysical properties of hetero trinuclear complexes of tris β-diketonate Europium with organoplatinum chromophore

Ilmi, R., Haque, A., Al-Busaidi, I. J., Al-Rasbi, N. & Khan, M., Mar 1 2019, In : Dyes and Pigments. 162, p. 59-66 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Luminous materials
Europium
Spectroscopic analysis
Emission spectroscopy
Chromophores
Europium
europium
Energy transfer
decay rates
partitions

Tailoring the pressure drop and fluid distribution of a capacitive deionization device

Laxman, K., Husain, A., Nasser, A., Al-Abri, M. & Dutta, J., Jan 1 2019, In : Desalination. 449, p. 111-117 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pressure drop
computational fluid dynamics
Pressure drop
Computational fluid dynamics
electrode

Wide spectral degradation of Norfloxacin by Ag@BiPO4/BiOBr/BiFeO3 nano-assembly: Elucidating the photocatalytic mechanism under different light sources

Kumar, A., Sharma, S. K., Sharma, G., Al-Muhtaseb, A., Naushad, M., Ghfar, A. A. & Stadler, F. J., Feb 15 2019, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 364, p. 429-440 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bromine Compounds
Bromine compounds
bromine compound
Iron Compounds
light effect
2018

3-(2-Carboxyethyl)indole-2-carboxylic Acid Derivatives: Structural Requirements and Properties of Potent Agonists of the Orphan G Protein-Coupled Receptor GPR17

Baqi, Y., Pillaiyar, T., Abdelrahman, A., Kaufmann, O., Alshaibani, S., Rafehi, M., Ghasimi, S., Akkari, R., Ritter, K., Simon, K., Spinrath, A., Kostenis, E., Zhao, Q., Köse, M., Namasivayam, V. & Müller, C. E., Sep 27 2018, In : Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 61, 18, p. 8136-8154 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

G-Protein-Coupled Receptors
Structure-Activity Relationship
Molecular Dynamics Simulation
Pharmaceutical Preparations
indole-2-carboxylic acid

Above-ground carbon dynamics in different arid urban green spaces

Amoatey, P., Sulaiman, H., Kwarteng, A. & Al-Reasi, H. A., Jun 1 2018, In : Environmental Earth Sciences. 77, 12, 431.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon
carbon dioxide
carbon sinks
carbon
plantations
Oman
Learning Disorders
Students
Northern Africa
Eastern Africa
Adenoids
Language Development
Hearing Loss
Hypertrophy
Language Development Disorders

A case report of atlanto-occipital assimilation

Shetty, A. S., Jetti, R., Sirasanagandla, S. R. & Nelluri, V., Jan 1 2018, In : Bangladesh Journal of Medical Science. 17, 1, p. 169-171 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atlases
Arnold-Chiari Malformation
Foramen Magnum
Punctures
Skull

A case study for five phase induction motor design: Evaluation using finite element analysis

Al-Aimi, H. & Abouelkhair, M., Aug 27 2018, 2017 9th IEEE-GCC Conference and Exhibition, GCCCE 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8448162

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

induction motors
Induction motors
Finite element method
evaluation
Rotors (windings)
2 Citations
Practice Management
LDL Cholesterol
Cholesterol
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Lipids
1 Citations

A child with Chediak-Higashi syndrome-a case study

Arulappan, J., Thomas, D. S., Wali, Y. A., Jayapal, S. K. & Venkatasalu, M. R., Jan 1 2018, In : Current Pediatric Research. 22, 1, p. 69-72 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chediak-Higashi Syndrome
Pupil Disorders
Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis
Febrile Neutropenia
Inborn Genetic Diseases

A cloud- side decision offloading scheme for mobile cloud computing

Jadad, H., Touzene, A., Day, K. & Alzeidir, N., Aug 1 2018, In : International Journal of Machine Learning and Computing. 8, 4, p. 367-371 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mobile cloud computing
Mobile devices
Cloud computing

A Control Strategy for Voltage Unbalance Mitigation in an Islanded Microgrid Considering Demand Side Management Capability

Acharya, S., El Moursi, M. S., Al-Hinai, A., Al-Sumaiti, A. S. & Zeineldin, H., Feb 28 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric potential
Demand side management
Thermal comfort
Reactive power
Simulators
1 Citations
recharge
catchment
groundwater
hydrograph
mountain

Acrocordiella omanensis Sp. Nov. (Requienellaceae, Xylariales) from the sultanate of Oman

Maharachchikumbura, S. S. N., Hyde, K. D., Perera, R. H. & Al-Sadi, A. M., Feb 16 2018, In : Phytotaxa. 338, 3, p. 294-300 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Requienellaceae
Xylariales
asci
Oman
ascospores

Adaptive overcurrent protection to mitigate high penetration of distributed generation in weak distribution systems

El Naily, N., Saad, S. M., Wafi, J., El Haffar, A. & Husseinzadch, N., Aug 27 2018, 2017 9th IEEE-GCC Conference and Exhibition, GCCCE 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8448233

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

Overcurrent protection
Distributed power generation
Electric power distribution
penetration
Relay protection

A fitness function for parameters identification of Bouc-Wen hysteresis model for piezoelectric actuators

Saleem, A., Al-Ratrout, S. & Mesbah, M., Jun 20 2018, 2018 5th International Conference on Electrical and Electronics Engineering, ICEEE 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 119-123 5 p.

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

Piezoelectric actuators
Hysteresis
Identification (control systems)
Mean square error
Particle swarm optimization (PSO)
optimization model
Fuzzy rules
Resource allocation
Semantics
utilization
3 Citations

Age-related shift in LTD is dependent on neuronal adenosine A2A receptors interplay with mGluR5 and NMDA receptors

Temido-Ferreira, M., Ferreira, D. G., Batalha, V. L., Marques-Morgado, I., Coelho, J. E., Pereira, P., Gomes, R., Pinto, A., Carvalho, S., Canas, P. M., Cuvelier, L., Buée-Scherrer, V., Faivre, E., Baqi, Y., Müller, C. E., Pimentel, J., Schiffmann, S. N., Buée, L., Bader, M., Outeiro, T. F. & 5 othersBlum, D., Cunha, R. A., Marie, H., Pousinha, P. A. & Lopes, L. V., Jun 27 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Molecular Psychiatry. p. 1-25 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adenosine A2A Receptors
N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptors
Alzheimer Disease
Neurons
Genes

A global network topology of stock markets: Transmitters and receivers of spillover effects

Shahzad, S. J. H., Hernandez, J. A., Rehman, M. U., Al-Yahyaee, K. H. & Zakaria, M., Feb 15 2018, In : Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications. 492, p. 2136-2153 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stock Market
Network Topology
Transmitter
transmitters
Equity
5 Citations

A global perspective on the trophic geography of sharks

Bird, C. S., Veríssimo, A., Magozzi, S., Abrantes, K. G., Aguilar, A., Al-Reasi, H., Barnett, A., Bethea, D. M., Biais, G., Borrell, A., Bouchoucha, M., Boyle, M., Brooks, E. J., Brunnschweiler, J., Bustamante, P., Carlisle, A., Catarino, D., Caut, S., Cherel, Y., Chouvelon, T. & 30 othersChurchill, D., Ciancio, J., Claes, J., Colaço, A., Courtney, D. L., Cresson, P., Daly, R., De Necker, L., Endo, T., Figueiredo, I., Frisch, A. J., Hansen, J. H., Heithaus, M., Hussey, N. E., Iitembu, J., Juanes, F., Kinney, M. J., Kiszka, J. J., Klarian, S. A., Kopp, D., Leaf, R., Li, Y., Lorrain, A., Madigan, D. J., Maljković, A., Malpica-Cruz, L., Matich, P., Meekan, M. G., Ménard, F. & Menezes, G. M., Feb 1 2018, In : Nature Ecology and Evolution. 2, 2, p. 299-305 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

global perspective
geography
shark
sharks
food webs

A goal programming model for nurse scheduling at emergency department

Al-Hinai, N., Al-Yazidy, N., Al-Hooti, A. & Al-Shereiqi, E., Jan 1 2018, Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, IEOM 2018. IEOM Society, Vol. 2018-March. p. 99-103 5 p.

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

Scheduling
Computational complexity
Emergency department
Goal programming
Nurses
1 Citations

A literature review on service identification challenges in service oriented architecture

Bani-Ismail, B. & Baghdadi, Y., Jan 1 2018, Knowledge Management in Organizations - 13th International Conference, KMO 2018, Proceedings. Hadzima, B., Uden, L. & Ting, I-H. (eds.). Springer-Verlag, p. 203-214 12 p. (Communications in Computer and Information Science; vol. 877).

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

Literature Review
Service-oriented Architecture
Service oriented architecture (SOA)
Service Quality
Attribute

al-jāmi-aṣ-Ṣaḥīḥ-musnad-al-imām-rabī-ibn-Ḥabīb: Le plus ancien recueil des Ḥadīths authentiques

Mansouri, M., Drissi, F. (Translator) & Mizouri, L. (Translator), Apr 3 2018, Paris: Editions universitaires europeennes. 488 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Open Access
File

Alkaline-biosurfactant-biopolymer process and its potential for enhancing oil recovery in Omani oil field

Al-Ghailani, T., Al-Wahaibi, Y., Joshi, S. J., Al-Bahry, S., Elshafie, A. & AL-Bimani, H. E. D. A., Jan 1 2018, Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE EOR Conference at Oil and Gas West Asia 2018. Society of Petroleum Engineers, Vol. 2018-March.

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

Biopolymers
Oil fields
Alkalies
oil field
Oils

Alkene protection against acid using a bromide substituent: Application in a total synthesis of (-)-6,7-dideoxysqualestatin H5

Almohseni, H. A. A., Al Mamari, H., Valade, A., Sintim, H. O. & Hodgson, D. M., Jan 1 2018, In : Chemical Communications. 54, 42, p. 5354-5356 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alkenes
Bromides
Olefins
Trifluoroacetic acid
Addition reactions

Allergic rhinitis in relation to food allergies: Pointers to future research

Al-Abri, R., Al-Amri, A. S., Al-Dhahli, Z. & Varghese, A. M., Feb 1 2018, In : Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal. 18, 1, p. e30-e33

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity
Costs and Cost Analysis
Research
Allergic Rhinitis

Allocation of college students to business majors with the aid of a linear programming model

El-Bouri, A. W. & Al-Zaidi, A., Feb 9 2018, 2017 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, IEEM 2017. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2017-December. p. 534-538 5 p.

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

Linear programming
Students
Industry
College students

A low-cost microwave sensing platform for water accumulation abnormality detection in lungs

Bait-Suwailam, M. M., Al-Busaidi, O. & Al-Shahimi, A., May 1 2018, In : Microwave and Optical Technology Letters. 60, 5, p. 1295-1300 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Slot antennas
abnormalities
Microstrip antennas
lungs
platforms
4 Citations

Ambient air quality and exposure assessment study of the Gulf Cooperation Council countries: A critical review

Omidvarborna, H., Baawain, M. & Al-Mamun, A., Sep 15 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 636, p. 437-448 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

air exposure
Air Pollutants
Air quality
ambient air
air quality
2 Citations
propargite
pesticide resistance
Tetranychus urticae
mites
heat sums

Amelioration of Aluminum Maltolate-Induced Inflammation and Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress-Mediated Apoptosis by Tannoid Principles of Emblica officinalis in Neuronal Cellular Model

Dhivya Bharathi, M., Justin-Thenmozhi, A., Manivasagam, T., Ahmad Rather, M., Saravana Babu, C., Essa, M. M. & Guillemin, G. J., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Neurotoxicity Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phyllanthus emblica
Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress
Eukaryotic Initiation Factor-2
Apoptosis
Inflammation

A minimax linear programming model for dispatching rule selection

Amin, G. R. & El-Bouri, A., Jul 1 2018, In : Computers and Industrial Engineering. 121, p. 27-35 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Linear programming
Scheduling

Amplitude Variation with offset application history in middle east and North African basins

Farfour, M., Al-Shuhail, A., Gaci, S. & El-Gelil, M. A., Aug 1 2018, In : Journal of Seismic Exploration. 27, 4, p. 301-318 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

AVO method
Middle East
Gulf of Mexico
hydrocarbon exploration
hydrocarbon reservoir

Analysis of Barriers to the Deployment of Health Information Systems: a Stakeholder Perspective

Serrano, A., Garcia-Guzman, J., Xydopoulos, G. & Tarhini, A., Jun 30 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Information Systems Frontiers. p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Telemedicine
Health care
Information Systems
Information systems
Health

Analysis of low birth weight and its co-variants in Bangladesh based on a sub-sample from nationally representative survey

Khan, J. R., Islam, M. M., Awan, N. & Muurlink, O., Mar 6 2018, In : BMC Pediatrics. 18, 1, 100.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bangladesh
Low Birth Weight Infant
Mothers
Prenatal Care
Poverty