PUBLICATIONS of Dr. Moustafa Elshafei:

elshafei@kfupm.edu.sa

PATENTS

P1] Moustafa Elshafei, "Apparatus and Method for changing the playback rate of recorded speech", USA patent # 7,143,029, 2006, Canadian patent #CA2452022,  2004, and Europe patent # EP1426926. 

[P2 Moustafa E. Ahmed, "An Arabic Language Translating Device With Pronunciation Capability Using Language Pronunciation Rules ", U.S.A. Patent No. 5,091,950 February 1992.  

[P3 A. Serragelddin and M.E. Ahmed, " Signal Adaptive Processor" U.S.A. Patent No. 4,952,931, August 1990.  

[P4 Moustafa Elshafei Ahmed, " Device for Programmed Teaching of Arabic Language and Recitations", U.S.A. Patent No. 4,710,877, December 1987.  

[P5 Co-inventor w/N. A. Ismail, M.F. Abddel-Rahman " Automated Muslims Timepiece" International Patent No. WO8501805, 1985. 

[P6 Co-inventor, U.S. patent pending No. 6/871,455 filed and owned by TechMan International Corporation, Brookfield, Mass, U.S.A.,1986.

 

Publications

Journal Publications

J1

J

M. Elsahafei, M. Khan, S.O. Dufuaa, ”Repeat Inspection Planning Using Dynamic Programming,” International Journal of Production Research., Vol.44, No.2, 257-270, January, 2006.

J2

J

M. Elshafei, H.D. Sherali, J.C. Smith, "Radar Pulse Interleaving For Multi-target Tracking", Naval Research Logistics 51(1), pp. 72-94, 2004.

J3

J

Mansour Alghamdi, Husni Almuhtasib, Mustafa Elshafei, "Arabic Phonological Rules", King Saud University Journal: Computer Sciences and Information. Vol. 16, pp. 1-25 , 2004.

J4

J

Moustafa Elshafei, Husni Al-Muhtaseb, Mansour Al-Ghamdi," Techniques for high quality Arabic speech synthesis", Information Sciences 140(3-4): 255-267 (2002).

J5

J

S.Akhtar, M. Elshafei_Ahmed, and M.S. Ahmed, " Detection of Helicopter Using Neural Networks", IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, Vol. 50, No. 3, pp. 749-756, 2001.

J6

J

Shahid Parvez, M. Elshafei-Ahmed, "A speech coder for PC multimedia net-to-net communication," International Journal of Communications systems, Vol. 14, No. 7, pp. 679-694, 2001.

J7

J

M. S. Ahmed, U. L. Bhatti, F. M. Al-Sunni, M. El-Shafei, ”Design of a fuzzy servo-controller”, J.Fuzzy Sets and Systems 124(2): 231-247 (2001)

J8

J

M.Elshafei and M.S. Ahmed, " Fuzzification Using Space Filling Curves", Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing, Vol. 7, No2., pp. 145-157, 2001.

J9

J

M. Elshafei, S. Akhtar, and M.S. Ahmed, " Parametric Models for Helicopter Identification Using ANN," IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic System, Vol 36, No. 4, pp. 1242-1252, 2000.

J10

J

Moustafa Elshafei ," Fast methods for split codebooks ", Signal Processing, Elsever Science, B. V., Vol. 80, No. 12, pp. 2553-2565, Dec. 2000.

J11

J

M. Elshafei Ahmed, " An Intelligent Helicopter Sound Detection System", Ain-Shams University Scientific Bulletin, Vol.32, No 1, pp. 161-173, 1997.

J12

J

M. Elshafei Ahmed and M. Alsuwaiyel," Fast Methods for Code Search in CELP", IEEE transaction on Speech and Audio Processing, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 315-325, July 1993.

J13

J

M. Elshafei Ahmed, " Toward an Arabic Text-to-Speech System", in the special issue on Arabization, the Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering, Vol. 16, No. 4B, pp.565-583, October 1991.

http://www.ccse.kfupm.edu.sa/~elshafei/MES_AJST91.pdf

 

J14

J

M.E.Ahmed and P.R.Belanger,"Scaling and Roundoff in Fixed-Point Implementation of Control Algorithms", IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, IEEE IE-Vol. 31, No.3, pp. 228-234, 1984.

J15

 

M.E.Ahmed and P.R. Belanger,"Limit Cycles in Fixed-Point Implementation of Control Algorithms", IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics,IEEE Vol. 31, No. 3, pp. 235-242, 1984.

 

   

Top

Conference papers

C1

C

Moustafa Elshafei, Husni Al-Muhtaseb and Mansour Alghamdi, “Statistical Methods for Automatic Diacritization  of Arabic text”, Proceedings 18th National computer Conference, Riyadh, March 26-29, 2006.

C2

C

Moustafa. Elshafei,  Mohamed A. Habib, and Mansour Al-Dajani, “Prediction of Boilers Emission Using Polynomial Networks”, Proceeding of the  IEEE CCECE’6, Canada,  May 2006.

C3

C

M.A. Habib, and M. Elshafei, “Computer simulation of NOx formation in boilers”, Proceedings of  the 2006 International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Visualization Methods (MSV'06), June 2006, USA.

C4

C

Moustafa Elshafei, Husni Al-Muhtaseb, and Mansour Alghamdi, “Machine Generation of Arabic Diacritical Marks”, Proceedings of  the 2006 International Conference on Machine Learning; Models, Technologies, and Applications (MLMTA'06),  June 2006, USA.

C5

C

Surajdeen Iliyas Ahmed, Moustafa Elshafei , “Modeling NOx emission using Radial Basis Function Networks”,  Proceeding of the International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Computing: Theory And Applications, ISYC 2006, Cyprus, 2006.

C6

C

Atiq Siddiqui and Moustafa Elshafei, “Optimal Process Targeting of Multi Components Multi Characteristics Products'”,  Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Manufacturing Research (ICMR 2006), September,  2006.

C7

C

Moustafa Elshafei, Mehmood Khan, and Saleh Daffuaa "Dynamic Programming Based Repeat Inspection Planning", Proceedings of the 35th International conference of Computers and Industrial Engineering, July, 2005

C8

C

Moustafa. Elshafei, " Virtual Personal Assistant (VPA) for Mobile Users", Proceeding of the International Conference on Information and Computer Science ICICS, Dhahran, December, 2004.

C9

C

S. H. Al-Amer and M. El-Shafei, “Process Decoupling With Application to Control of Distillation Columns”, Wisc2004, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, , May 2004

C10

C

M. Elshafei, “ CNC Retrofitting: Technology, Benefits, and Cost”, Wisc2004, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, , May 2004

C11

C

M. Elshafei, M.Khan, and M. Elboraie,"Optimal Software Testing", Proceedings of the 2004 International Conference on Software Engineering Research and Practice, Las Vegas, June 2004.

C12

C

M. Elshafei, H.K. Alfares, "A Dynamic Programming Algorithm for Solving a Constrained Labor Scheduling Problem", 17th European Conference on Combinatorial Optimization, Beirut, Lebanon, June 24-26, 2004.

C13

C

Alghamdi, Mansour, Mustafa Elshafei and Husni Almuhtasib, "Speech Units for Arabic Text-to-speech", The Fourth Workshop on Computer and Information Sciences (WCIS2002), 199-212, 2002.

C14

C

Cole Smith, M. Elshafei, and H. Sherali, " Fast Algorithms for Multi-Target Tracking", Presented at the annual meeting of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences INFORMS, paper# . MD10.2, Hawaii, June , 2001.

C15

C

Cole Smith, M. Elshafei, and H. Sherali,, "Radar Pulse Interleaving For Multi-target Tracking", Presented at the annual meeting of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences INFORMS, San Antonio, Paper # TA09.3 , November, 2000.

C16

C

M. Elshafei-Ahmed and Shahid Parvez, "Fixed-Point Algorithm for Computing Line Spectral Frequencies", International Conference on Signal Processing Applications and Technology, ICSPAT'99, November, 1999.

C17

C

M. Elshafei, S. Akhtar, and M.S. Ahmed, "Helicopter Sound Simulator for Training Detection Systems", Proc. of the 1999 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, The Society for Computer Simulation International, pp. 560-565, July 1999.

C18

C

M. Elshafei and M. Bettayeb, "Process Control Instrumentation: State of the Art and future Trends", IEEE 6th Annual Technical Exchange Meeting, Dhahran, April, 1999.

C19

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed and M.S. Ahmed, "Fuzzy Controller Design Using Space-Filling Curves", Proceedings of the 1998 American Control Conference, paper No. CS-418, pp.1855-1859, Philadelphia, June 1998.

C20

C

Mohamed S. Ahmed and M. Elshafei Ahmed, "Fault Detection and Diagnosis using Artificial Neural Networks", Proceedings of the 1997 Aramco Process Control and Instrumentation Technical Exchange Meeting, November 1997.

C21

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed, "Object Oriented Process Control", Proceedings of the 1997 Aramco Process Control and Instrumentation Technical Exchange Meeting, November 1997.

C22

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed and Mohamed S. Ahmed, "Helicopter Recognition Using Neural Networks", Proceedings of the 1997 National Computer Conference, Dhahran, pp. 121-133, November 1997.

C23

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed, M.I. Al-Suwaiyel, and Y. Akyldiz, " Fast Algorithm For Vector Quantization of Speech", Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Computer Theory and Applications, pp. 485-488, Alexandria, September 1996.

C24

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed and  M. Abdel Fattah," ASIC Design of C4-Chip", Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on MICROELECTRONICS, Cairo, December, 1996.

C25

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed and M.I. Al-Suwaiyel,"A Speech Coding Method For Multi-Media Applications", Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Computer Applications in Industry, Cairo, December, 1994.

C26

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed," 11 kbps 4.2 ksps Self Excited Pitch Filter Vocoder", IEEE International Telecommunications Conference ITC, Dubai, January, 1994.

C27

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed," Standardization of the Distributed Computer Control Systems for the Saudi Industries", Workshop on Instrumentation and Control in Chemical Process Industry, Dhahran , April 1992.

C28

C

Davud Kavranaglu and Elshafei Ahmed," H_infinity Optimal Feed forward Process Control", Proc. of the American Control Conference, pp. 122-126, June 1992.

C29

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed," An Efficient Speech Coding Method for 3.5 to 4.8 Kbps", International conference On Digital Signal Processing and Applications, pp. 932-936, Boston, November 1992.

C30

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed," SALPHA II, A system for Arabic Language Phonetic analysis", Proc. of The 13th National Computer Conference, Riyadh, November, 1992.

C31

C

M. Alghamdi, M. Elshafei Ahmed,et al," The Project of Speaking Board for Handicapped", Arabic Title, Proc. of the 13th National Computer Conference, Riyadh, November, 1992.

C32

C

M. Alghamdi and M. Elshafei Ahmed, " The Speaking Board;Part II", Arabic Title, proc. Of the first National Conference On Handicapped, Riyadh, 1992.

C33

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed and M. Alsuwaiyel," A High speed Multi-Stage Code Search Algorithm for CELP", Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Communications GLOGCOM 91, Paper # 21.4, Phoenix Arizona, December 1991.

C28

C

M.Elshafei Ahmed and A. Al-Sultan, " A Letter-To-Sound Algorithm for Automatic Conversion Of Vowelled Arabic Text To Speech", Proceedings of the 11th National Computer Conference, pp. 330-341, Dhahran, 1989.

C34

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed, " Allophone-Based Arabic Speech Synthesis", Proceedings of the 11th National Computer Conference, pp. 401-411, Dhahran, 1989.

C35

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed and T. Al-Bakry, " Implementation Issues of Attitude Control of High Performance Missiles Using Single-Chip Microcontrollers", Proc. of the 11th National Computer Control Conference, pp.471-482, Dhahran, 1989.

C36

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed, " A PC board for Bilingual Allophone Based Speech Synthesis", Proceedings of the Kuwait Computer Conference, Kuwait, pp. 379-395, March 1989.

C37

C

M. Elshafei Ahmed, M.S.Ahmed, and A.M.Marzook, "An Arabic Text-To-Speech System ", Proc. Of The Regional Conference On Informatics and Arabization, 68- 85, Tunis, March 1988.

C38

C

M.E.Ahmed and M.M. Bayoumy, "A Freight Train Simulator Improves Train Handling Techniques", Proceeding of the 1984 Conference on Intelligent Systems and Machines, pp. 447-453, Rochester, Michigan, 1984.

C39

C

M.E.Ahmed and P.R.Belanger, " Implementation of Digital Controllers Using Fixed-Point Arithmetic : some stability considerations", Proceedings of the 1984 American Control Conference, pp.853-858, San Diego, 1984.

C40

C

M.E.Ahmed and M.M. Bayoumy, "Tracking and Control of Freight Trains Using a Multi-variable PI Controller", Proceedings of the 1983 American Control Conference, San Francisco, June, 1983.

C41

C

M.Elshafei.Ahmed and M.M. Bayoumy, "Simulation and Control of a Long Freight Train", Proceedings of the International Symposium on Simulation In Engineering Sciences, pp. 243-249, Nantes, France, May,1983.

C42

C

M.E. Ahmed and P.R. Belanger, "A Factorization Algorithm With Applications to the Linear Filtering and Control Problems", Proceedings of the 1982 American Control Conference, pp. 1002-1009, Arlington, 1982.

C43

C

M.E. Ahmed and P.R. Belanger, "A Spectral Factorization Method With Applications to the Linear Quadratic Problems", Proceedings of the 21st IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, pp. 807-812, Orlando, 1982.

C44

C

M.E. Ahmed and P.R. Belanger, "An Approximation Method for Filtering and LQR Problems", presented at the 9th Optimization Conference, Montreal, May,1981.

C45

C

M.E. Ahmed and P.R. Belanger, "Scaling and Round-off in Fixed-point Controllers", Proceedings of the 19th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, December, 1980.

C46

C

M.E. Ahmed and P.R. Belanger, "Effect of Finite Word-Length in Discrete Time Control", Proceedings of the 16th Alerton Conference on Communications, Control, and Computing, pp. 30-39, Alerton,1978.

 

Top