Publications
Aspire to Achieve

I am ...

    • https://www.effatuniversity.edu.sa/English/Research/Pages/default.aspx, A researcherhttps://www.effatuniversity.edu.sa/Arabic/Research/pages/default.aspx, باحث
      A researcher
    • https://www.effatuniversity.edu.sa/English/Academics/Undergraduate/, An undergraduatehttps://www.effatuniversity.edu.sa/Arabic/Academics/Undergraduate/, البكالوريوس
      An undergraduate
    • https://www.effatuniversity.edu.sa/English/Academics/Graduate/, A graduatehttps://www.effatuniversity.edu.sa/Arabic/Academics/Graduate/, الدراسات العليا
      A graduate
 
Publications

  • Research Interests:

  • تخفيف الآم الحروق باستخدام الواقع الافتراضي – المؤتمر الهندسي السعودي السابع – الرياض – 22/25/1428هـ 2 – 5 /12/2007م
  • محاربة سرطان الثدي باستخدام تقنيات العلاج التصويري والواقع الافتراضي – المؤتمر الهندسي السعودي السابع – الرياض  22-25/1428هـ  2-5/12/2007م
  • W. Alhalab, M. Kubat, M Tapia “An Algorithm to Numerically Evaluate the Efficiency of a Search Engine Rank" Proceedings of The 7th International Business Information Management Association Conference, Brescia, Italy; December 14 - 16, 2006,
  • W. Alhalab, M. Kubat, M Tapia, “Search Engine Personalization Tool Using Linear Vector Algorithm" In the Proceedings of the Fourth Saudi Technical Conference, Riyadh, 2-6/12/2006
  • W. Alhalabi, S Aseeri, “The Impact of Virtual Reality and Computer Game on Imagery Therapy for Cancer Patients" In the Proceedings of the Seventh Saudi Engineering Conference, Riyadh, 2-5/12/2007
  • W. Alhalab, M. Kubat, M Tapia “Time Spent on a Web Page is Sufficient to Infer a User's Interest" in the Proceedings of the Internet and Multimedia Systems and Applications 2007 conference in Chamonix, France 14-16/3/2007
  • W. Alhalab, M. Kubat, M Tapia “A Fully Automated Recommender System using Collaborative Filters" In the Proceedings of the Communications, Internet, and Information Technology conference in Banff, Albert, 2-4/7/2007
  • W. Alhalab, M. Kubat, M Tapia “A Tool to Personalizing the Ranking of the Documents Returned by an Internet Search Engine" journal of Convergence Information Technology, 2007; 3 (2); page(s) 6-10. 
  • W. Alhalab, M. Kubat, M Tapia “Search Engine Ranking Efficiency Evaluation Tool" Inroads SIGCSE Bulletin – Computer Science Education, 2007; 39 (2); page(s) 97-101.
  • W. Alhalabi, R Al-meleakm, “Effect of Virtual Reality on Breast Cancer Patients" In the Proceedings of the Seventh Saudi Engineering Conference, Riyadh, 2-5/12/2007
  • F.Y. Al-Zamzami and W. Alhalabi, “Using Guided Imagery as a Distraction Method during Dental Procedures" In the Proceedings of the Modeling and Simulation conference in Quebec City, Canada 26-28/5/2008
  • W.S. Al-Halabi, S.A. Aseeri, R.A. Almeleak, and H.T. Al-Hashmie “Effect of Virtual Reality on Breast Cancer Patients" In the Proceedings of the Modeling and Simulation conference in Quebec City, Canada 26-28/5/2008
  • W.S. Al-Halabi, A. Alsalmi, “The Impact of Imagery Therapy on Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatments" In the Proceedings of International Conference on Modelling, Identification and Control ~MIC 2009~ February 16 – 18, 2009, Innsbruck, Austria
  • W. S. Al-Halabi, A. Alsubhi, A. Alrajhi, M. Alqurashi, “Using Virtual Reality to Cure Paralysis Caused by Brain Stroke" In the proceedings of the 3rd International conference on disability & rehabilitation, March 22-26, 2009, Riyadh, KSA
  • W. S. Al-Halabi, A. Alsubhi Use of Computer Generated Environments to Cure Post-Stroke Paralysis" Accepted for publishing in International Conference on Modeling and Simulation July 6 – 8, 2009, Banff, Alberta, Canada
  • W. Alhalabi and M. Al-Qurashi “Imagery Therapy for Pain Control Using Computer Generated Virtual Reality" Frontiers in Neuroengineering, Annual CyberTherapy and CyberPsychology 2009 conference. doi: 10.3389/conf.neuro.14.2009.06.004
  • W. Alhalabi, M. Kubat, M Tapia “Induction-Based Approach to Personalized Search Engines Introducing The Search Engines Ranking Efficiency Evaluation Tool [SEREET]" VDM Verlag (January 6, 2009), ISBN-10: 3639109449
  • W. S. Al-Halabi, A. Alsubhi Use of Computer Generated Environments to Cure Post-Stroke Paralysis" Accepted for publishing in International Conference on Modeling and Simulation July 6 – 8, 2009, Banff, Alberta, Canada
  • W. Alhalabi, M. Kubat, M Tapia “A Mathematical Formula for the Search Engine Ranking Efficiency Evaluation Tool S.E.R.E.E.T" Accepted for publishing International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Control November 4 – 6, 2009, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
  • W. Alhalabi and M. Al-Qurashi “Imagery Therapy for Pain Control Using Computer Generated Virtual Reality" Frontiers in Neuroengineering, Annual CyberTherapy and CyberPsychology 2009 conference. doi: 10.3389/conf.neuro.14.2009.06.004
  • W. Alhalabi, M. Alqurashi, M. Basuliman “A Leap toward Optimization: Should Test Centers at Educational Institutions be Centralized or should it Remain Decentralized?" Proceedings of "eLearning and Software for Education," National Defense University, Romania, 2012
  • Wadee Alhalabi “The Impact of Imagery Therapy on Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients" International Journal of Computer Science, Issues, Vol. 9, Issue 5, No 3, September 2012
  • Khan, M.A.U, Alhalabi, W. “Robust multi-scale orientation estimation: Spatial domain Vs Fourier domain" in the proceedings of Communications, Signal Processing, and their Applications (ICCSPA), 2013 1st International Conference on Date of Conference: 12-14 Feb. 2013, Page(s): 1 – 6, Print ISBN: 978-1-4673-2820-3, Sharjah
  • Wadee Alhalabi, Reem Ahmed A. Almasoudi “A Mechanism using the Electronic Signature to Verify the Power of Attorney and the Requested Activity," International Journal on Recent and Innovation Trends in Computing and Communication IJRITCC, July 2013, V. 1, No. 7, 624-627
  • Wadee S Alhalabi and Sara H. Ba Abdullah “Development of a Thermo-Feedback Vision Assistive System," The 15th IASTED International Conference on Control and Applications (CA 2013), August 26 – 28, 2013, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
  • Wadee Alhalabi, “Virtual Reality Helps Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients," Oriental Journal of Computer Science & Technology, 5 December 2012, V5, N2, 169-179
  • Muhammad Imran, Wadee Alhalabi, "Improving the Operating System Resource Management by Processes Simulation" International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, Volume 5, Issue 2, February-2014 1404 ISSN 2229-5518, IJSER © 2014, http://www.ijser.org
  • M. Haghighat, M. Abdel-Mottaleb, W. Alhalabi “Computationally Efficient Statistical Face Model in Feature Space." Computational Intelligence in Biometrics and Identity Management (CIBIM), IEEE Orlando, FL.        Published in 2014 Conference
  • Wadee Alhalabi, Hiba Shahid, John Reif, “Real-time operating system (RTOS) with application on play models," International journal of computer engineering research published,    Vol.5(2), pp. 9-16 , October 2014
  • M. Haghighat, M. Abdel-Mottaleb, W. Alhalabi “Discriminant Correlation Analysis: Real-Time Feature Level Fusion for Multimodal Biometric Recognition" IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security 2015 Impact Factor:  2.408
  • John H. Reif, Wadee Alhalabi, "Solar-Thermal Powered Desalination:  Its Significant Challenges and Potential" Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews

    Volume 48, August 2015, Pages 152–165, Impact Factor: 6.798
  • Miltiadis D. Lytras, Hassan I. Mathkour , Hassan Abdalla, Wadee Alhalabi, Cornelio Yanez-Marquez, Sean Wolfgand Matsui Siqueira, “An emerging – Social and emerging computing enabled philosophical paradigm for collaborative learning systems: Toward high effective next generation learning systems for the knowledge society," Computers in Human Behavior Volume 51, Part B, October 2015, Pages 557–561, Impact Factor: 2.694
  • Wadee Alhalabi, John Reif, Zeineb Elsheikh, Heba Felimban, Majda Fallata, Khalid Thabit, Abdullah Abusorrah, “The co-learning in the design, simulation and optimization of a solar concentrating system," Computers in Human Behavior

    Volume 51, Part B, October 2015, Pages 857–866, Impact Factor: 2.880
  • Hind Alsharif, Wadee Alhalabi, Miroslav Kubat, “Induction From Multi-label Examples" Life Science Journal 2014;11(10) http://www.lifesciencesite.com 495
  • Min-Chun Yu, Yen-Chun Jim Wu, Wadee Alhalabi, Hao-Yun Kao, Wen-Hsiung Wu, “ResearchGate: An effective altmetric indicator for active researchers," Computers in Human Behavior, Volume 55, Part B, Pages 1001-1006        February 2016 Impact Factor: 2.694
  • Wadee Alhalabi, Omar Kitanneh, Amira Alharbi, Zain Balfakih, Akila Sarirete, “Efficient solution for finding Hamilton cycles in undirected graphs," SpringerPlus (2016) 5:1192
  • M. Haghighat, M. Abdel-Mottaleb, W. Alhalabi          “Fully automatic face normalization and single sample face recognition in unconstrained environments" Expert Systems with Applications, Volume 47, Pages 23–34, 1 April 2016, Impact Factor: 2.240
  • Wadee Alhalabi; Miguel Torres; Eduardo Loza; Giovanni Guzman; Rolando Quintero; Marco Moreno-Ibarra “Qualitative spatial reasoning methodology to determine the particular domain of a set of geographic objects"         Computers in Human Behavior Volume 59, June 2016, Pages 115–133 June 2016 Impact Factor: 2.694
  • M. Haghighat, M. Abdel-Mottaleb, W. Alhalabi “Discriminant Correlation Analysis for Feature Level Fusion with Application to Multimodal Biometrics" 41st IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2016)  Shanghai, China March 20-25, 2016, IEEE ICASSP Conference
  • Wadee Alhalabi, Elena Niculina Dragoi, Areej Alsaeedi “Random Number Generator Influence on Differential Search Performance", The 6th IASTED International Conference on Modelling, Simulation and Identification (MSI 2016) August 16 – 18, 2016, Campinas, Brazil
  • Wadee Alhalabi, Elena Niculina Dragoi, "Influence of randomization strategies and problem characteristics on the performance of Differential Search algorithm," Applied Soft Computing, Volume 61, Pages 88-110
  • Robert E. Wendrich, Kris-Howard Chambers, Hunter G. Hoffman, Olaf Grevenstuk Wadee Alhalabi “Hybrid Design Tools in a Social Virtual Reality Using Networked Oculus Rift: A Feasibility Study in Remote Real-time Interaction," Proceedings of the International Design Engineering Technical Conference & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference IDETC CIE, Aug 21-24, 2016, Charlotte, NC, USA        
  • J Gomez, H Hoffman, M Gonzalez1, D Patterson, Azucena García Palacios, María V. Navarro Haro , W Alhalabi, M Rosenberg, L Rosenberg, S Bistricky, M Linehan, W Meyer “The use of Virtual Reality with Oculus Rift to facilitate Dialectical Behavior Therapy Observing Sounds and Visuals Mindfulness Skills Training Exercises for a Hispanic Patient with Severe Burns: a Case Study. International Society for Burn Injuries (ISBI) Congress, Aug 29 - Sep 01, 2016, Miami, Florida
  • Maria V Nararro-Haro, Hunter G. Hoffman, Azucena Garcia-Palacios, Mariana Sampaio, Wadee Alhalabi, Karyn Hall, Marsha Linehan, “The use of Virtual Reality to facilitate mindfulness skills training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy for Borderline Personality Disorder: A case study." Frontiers in Psychology. http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fpsyg.2016.01573/abstract
  • Sergio Cerón-Figueroa; Itzamá López-Yáñez; Wadee Alhalabi; Oscar Camacho-Nieto; Yenny Villuendas-Rey; Mario Aldape-Pérez; Cornelio Yáñez-Márquez “Instance-based Ontology Matching for e-learning material using an associative pattern classifier" Computers in Human Behavior,
  • Ammar Alsaig, Vangalur Alagar, Mubarak Mohammad, Wadee Alhalabi "A user-centric semantic-based algorithm for ranking services: design and analysis" Service Oriented Computing and Applications (2016), doi:10.1007/s11761-016-0200-y, http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11761-016-0200-y.
  • Tsuang Kuo, Gwo Yang Tsai, Yen-Chun Jim Wu, Wadee Alhalabi, "From sociability to creditability for academics," Computers in Human Behavior, Volume 75, Pages 975-984
  • Wadee S Alhalabi, Afnan Bawazir, Mubarak Mohammad" Matching and Ranking Trustworthy Context-Dependent Universities: A Case Study of the King Abdullah Scholarship Program," International Journal on Semantic Web and Information Systems (IJSWIS) Volume 13, Issue 2, Pages 109-124
  • Wadee S Alhalabi, Mobeen Alhalabi, "Color Coded Cards for Student Behavior Management in Higher Education Environments," The International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, Volume 18, Issue 1
  • Wadee S Alhalabi, “Virtual reality systems enhance students' achievements in engineering education," Behaviour & Information Technology, Volume 35, Issue 11, Pages 919-925
  • Barbara Atzori, Hunter Hoffman, Laura Vagnoli, Andrea Messeri, Wadee Al-Halabi, David Patterson, Rosapia Lauro-Grotto, “Virtual Reality pain management for children with onco-hematological diseases undergoing venipuncture," in the Proceedings of PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY, Volume 25, Issue SP. S 3, Pages 115-115
  • Jocelyn Gomez, Hunter G Hoffman, Steven L Bistricky, Miriam Gonzalez, Laura Rosenberg, Mariana Sampaio, Azucena Garcia-Palacios, Maria V. Navarro Haro, Wadee Alhalabi, Marta Rosenberg, Walter J. Meyer III, Marsha M Linehan, “The use of Virtual Reality facilitates Dialectical Behavior Therapy observing sounds and visuals mindfulness skills training exercises for a Latino patient with severe burns: A case study," Front Psychol. 2017 Sep 25;
  • Wadee Alhalabi, Aqeel Arif, “Traffic Systems in Smart Cities using LabVIEW," accepted for publication in Journal of Science and Technology Policy Management.
  • Atzori B, Hoffman HG, Vagnoli, L, Messeri A, Al-Halabi W, Patterson D & Lauro Grotto, R (2016). Virtual Reality pain management for children with onco‐hematological diseases undergoing venipuncture. Psycho-Oncology. DOI 10.1002/pon.4272
  • Atzori B, Lauro-Grotto R, Hoffman HG, Giugni A, Calabrò M and Alhalabi W.  Feasibility of Oculus Rift Virtual Reality as a Non-pharmacologic Analgesic During Dental Procedures in Pediatric Dental Patients  Case Report, Front. Psychol. - Clinical and Health Psychology (submitted for publication).
  • Atzori, B., Vagnoli, L., Hoffman, H.G., Patterson, D., Al-Halabi, W., Messeri, A. & Lauro Grotto, R.  Virtual Reality pain management during venipuncture in pediatric patients. (submitted for publication).
  • Hoffman HG, Al-Hiyan N, Alhalabi W, Ulman D, Nurse 1, Bernardy M, Pena R, Rodrigues R, Magula J, Seibel E, Patterson DR, Meyer W.  Virtual Reality Analgesia during burn wound debridement in the ICU tubroom an articulated arm mounted HTC Vive VR helmet, with eyetracking.  Manuscript in preparation.
  • Atzori, B, Hoffman HG, Vagnoli, L, Messeri, A, Alhalabi, W, Patterson, D & Lauro-Grotto, R. (2016). Virtual Reality pain management for children with onco-hematological diseases undergoing venipuncture.  18th International Psycho-Oncology Society Congress, 17th – 21st October 2016 - Dublin, Ireland.
  • Atzori, B, Vagnoli, L, Hoffman, HG, Patterson, D, Al-Halabi, W, Messeri, A & Lauro-Grotto, R.  "Clinical applications of Immersive Virtual Reality: procedural pain management in children and adolescents undergoing venipuncture recently presented (2017) at SIPSA Congress won the award as the best poster.
  • JH Reif , W Alhalabi ,`Solar Thermal Powered Desalination : Its significant challenges and potential , Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. (2015)
  • MD Lytras, W Al-Halabi, JX Zhang , M Masud, RA Haraty , “ Enabling Technologies and Business Infrastructures for Next Generation Social Media : Big Data , Cloud Computing, Internet of Things and Virtual Rality “ , J.UCS 21 . (2015).
  • JH Reif , W alhalabi , “ Advancing Attention Control Using VR-Induced Artificial Synethesia . ( 2016 )
  • WSA Alhalabi , “ A Search Engine Personalization Tool “ , University of Miami (2004 ).
  • MD Lytras , W Alhalabi , MJ Torres Ruiz , P Papadopoulu, C Marouli , “ Emerging Technologies for Engineering Education: Flexibility, Consistent exploration, Realism, Integration, and Sustainable Development for Active Learning “ , International Journal of Engineering Education ( 2016 ) .
  • W Alhalabi , “ Imagery Therapy for Patient with Fibromyalgia , Clinical Investigation Approach" , Cyberpsychology & Behavior (2009 )
  • JH Reif , “ Design and Analysis of a High – Efficiency, Cost Effective Solar Concentrator".
  • G Othoum , W Alhalabi , “ Predicting Breast Cancer Survivability Rates “,PROCEEDINGS OF THE 2011 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE volume 1 pp 918-923.

Effat Alumnae

add chat to your website