July 2011 CCEC Faculty & Staff Highlights

Dr. Adel El Safty gave two presentations at American University in Cairo (AUC), “Leadership, Soft Skills, and Management Skills in Construction,” and “FRP Application & Design in Structural Engineering.”

Fan Xiong, Dr. Susan Vasana and Murat Tanik published “A Digital Circuit Model Exploration of Cardiovascular System Based on ECG (electrocardiogram) and ABP (arterial blood pressure) Signals Using Evolvable Hardware Design,” in the Proceedings of The World Conference on Integrated Design and Process Technology (IDPT).

Dr. Asai Asaithambi presented his paper, “An Efficient Method for Parallel Global Optimization Using Interval Analysis,” at the 2011 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS 2011), held 4 – 8 July 2011 at Bahcesehir University in Istanbul, Turkey. Dr. Asaithambi also chaired the Special Session on High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Data Mining and served on the International Program Committee for the International Workshop on Pattern Analysis and Recognition (PAR 2011).

Dr. Robert F. Roggio presented and published his paper, “The Merging of Diverse Perspectives: Management, Customer and Developer in an Iterative Development Planning Process,” at the Software Engineering Research and Practice Conference (SERP2011), 17 July 2011.

Dr. Maged Malek presented “The Vision of UNF Construction Management” at the annual meeting of American Council for Construction Education (ACCE). Dr. Malek serves as a member of the ACCE Board of Trustees.

Dr. Carol Woodson passed the re-certification requirements as a Certified Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Outreach Trainer by the U.S. Department of Labor. Outreach Trainers must re-certify every four years.


Dr. Judy Solano was honored, along with Henry Bauer, Gayle Yaverbaum, Ben Huey, and David Kelly, for outstanding CSAB volunteer service at the annual meeting of ABET's Computing Accreditation Commission.