Publications

Last updated on March 3, 2012

  1. E. Ibrahim, S. Birchell, and S. Elfayoumy, “Artificial Intelligence Technique for Measuring Heart Volume from MRI Images Using Iterative Salient Isolated Threshold Optimization Ant Algorithm,” Abstract, the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (accepted).
  2. E. Ibrahim, S. Birchell, and S. Elfayoumy, “Automatic Segmentation of Myocardial Tissue from Cine Magnetic Resonance Images of the Heart,” Abstract, the Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL 2012. (accepted).
  3. D. Mahmoud, R. Siam, S. Elfayoumy, M. Said, A. Hasanin, P. Demian, and B. House, “A Single Amino Acid Variation is Responsible for the Acquisition of an Exclusive Eighth Glycosylation Site in all Victoria-Like Influenza Type B Viruses Isolated From Egypt,” Abstract presented at the 4th International Influenza Conference, Oxford, UK, Sep 2011. Will also be published in the Journal of Molecular and Genetic Medicine.
  4. E. Caliz, K. Umapathy, A. Sánchez-Ruíz, S. Elfayoumy, “Analyzing Web Service Choreography Specifications Using Colored Petri Nets,” Springer, Service-Oriented Perspectives in Design Science Research, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 6629, 2011. ISBN: 978-3-642-20632-0.
  5. D. Mahmoud, C. Demattos, C. DeMattos, S. Elfayoumy, R. Siam, “Molecular Characterization and Evolution of Influenza B Viruses in Egypt from 1999 to 2008,” Abstract presented at The International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases (ICEID), Atlanta, GA, Jul, 2010. Also published in the conference proceedings.
  6. M. Salahuddin, H. Sakhamuri, S. Maddirala, S. Elfayoumy, P. Wludyka, K. Britt, C. Masnita-Iusan, C. Heilig, N. Nahman, “Comparison of Time to Bacteremia in HIV Infected Hemodialysis Patients from the 1996 and 2004 USRDS Datasets,“ Abstract presented at the Southern Regional Meeting of the American Federation for Medical Research, New Orleans, LA, Feb 2010. Also published in the Journal of Investigative Medicine, Volume 58, Number 2.
  7. N. Nahman, H. Sakhamuri, S. Maddirala, S. Elfayoumy, P. Wludyka, K. Britt, C. Masnita-Iusan, "HIV Infected Hemodialysis Patients and the Risk of Bacteremia: Logistic Regression Analysis of the 1996 and 2004 USRDS Datasets," Abstract presented at The American Society of Nephrology’s Renal Week, San Diego, CA, Oct 2009. Also published in the Journal of American Nephrology Association, Volume 20:197A.
  8. H. Sakhamuri, S. Maddirala, S. Elfayoumy, M. Htike, P. Wludyka, K. Britt, C. Masnita-Iusan, C. Heilig, N. S. Nahman Jr., “Bacteremia Rates in HIV Infected Hemodialysis Patients: A Comparative Analysis of 1996 and 2004 USRDS Datasets,” Abstract presented at the Southern Regional Meeting of the American Federation for Medical Research, New Orleans, LA, Feb 2009. Winner of the SSCI Nephrology Young Investigator Scholar Award. Also published in the Journal of Investigative Medicine, Volume 57, Number 1.
  9. S. Maddirala, S. Elfayoumy, M. Htike, P. Wludyka, K Britt, R. Mars, V. Urquidi, L Lambiase, and N. Nahman Jr., “Predictors of Bactermia in Hemodialysis Patients with HIV: Analysis of the USRDS 2004 Database,” Abstract presented at The American Society of Nephrology's Renal Week, Philadelphia, PA, Nov 2008. Also published in the Journal of American Nephrology Association, Volume 19:288A.
  10. R. Sullivan, S. Elfayoumy, M. Htike, P. Wludyka, K. Britt, S. Maddirala, R. Mars, V. Urquidi, L. Lambiase, H. Sakhamuri, and N. Nahman Jr., “Risk Factors for Bacteremia in Dialysis Patients: Data Extraction from the 2004 USRDS Dataset,” Abstract presented at The American Society of Nephrology's Renal Week, Philadelphia, PA, Nov 2008. Also published in the Journal of American Nephrology Association, Volume 19:287A.
  11. S. Maddirala, S. Elfayoumy, P. Wludyka, K. Britt, D. Bullock, S. Reddy, B. Cuhaci, R. Mars, G. Cu, V. Urquidi, L. Lambiase, and N. Nahman Jr., “Bactermia in Patients with HIV and Hepatitis C: Analysis of the DMMS Study,” Abstract presented at the Southern Regional Meeting of the American Federation for Medical Research, New Orleans, LA, Feb 2008. Winner of the SAFMR/SSCI Young Faculty Award. Also published in the Journal of Investigative Medicine, Volume 56, Number 1.
  12. R. Sullivan, S. Reddy, S. Elfayoumy, P. Wludyka, K. Britt, S. Maddirala, B. Cuhaci, R. Mars, G. Cu, V. Urquidi, L. Lambiase, and N.S. Nahman Jr., “Hepatitis C and Cirrhosis as Risk Factors for Bacteremia in Hemodialysis Patients,” Abstract presented at the Southern Regional Meeting of the American Federation for Medical Research, New Orleans, LA, Feb 2008. Winner of the SSCI Nephrology Young Investigator Scholar Award. Also published in the Journal of Investigative Medicine, Volume 56, Number 1.
  13. S. Reddy, S. Elfayoumy, P. Wludyka, K. Britt, S. Maddirala, B. Cuhaci, R. Mars, G. Cu, H. Vu, V. Urquidi, L. Lambiase, and N.S. Nahman Jr., “Vascular Catheters and Hepatitis C in the Development of Bacteremia in ESRD Patients: Logistic Regression Analysis from the DMMS Study,” Abstract presented at The American Society of Nephrology's Renal Week, San Francisco, CA, Oct 2007. Also published in the Journal of American Nephrology Association, Volume 18:462A.
  14. Shayla Ley and Sherif Elfayoumy, “Cross Dock Scheduling Using Genetic Algorithms,” proceedings of The 7th IEEE International Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Robotics and Automation, Jacksonville, FL, Jun 2007.
  15. Yue Yang and Sherif Elfayoumy, “Anti-Spam Filtering Using Neural Networks and Bayesian Classifiers,” Proceedings of The 7th IEEE International Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Robotics and Automation, Jacksonville, FL, Jun 2007.
  16. S. Ahuja, S. Elfayoumy, and Y. Zhu, “EJB and CORBA: A Performance Evaluation,” Proceedings of the 8th World Multi-conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI 2004), Orlando, Florida, USA, Jul 2004. ISBN: 9-806560-13-2.
  17. S. Ahuja, J. Mishra, and S. Elfayoumy, “An Empirical Assessment of Distributed Object Architectures,” Advanced Simulation Technologies Conference (ASTC'04), Arlington, Virginia, USA, Apr 2004.
  18. S. Elfayoumy, S. Jefson, and S. Ahuja, “A Distributed Multi-Agent Architecture Representing A Virtual Marketplace,” 19th International Conference on Computers and Their Applications (CATA 2004), Seattle, Washington, USA, Mar 2004. ISBN: 1-880843-50-1.
  19. S. Ahuja, R. Clark, and R. Eggen, and S. Elfayoumy, “Performance Assessment of Open Source Java Based CORBA ORBs: Middleware for Internet Applications,” The 5th International Conference on Internet Computing (IC2004), Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, Jun 2004. ISBN: 1-932415-44-0.
  20. S. Elfayoumy, R. Shrivastava, and S. Ahuja, “A Web-Based Xml Editor,” The 5th International Conference on Internet Computing (IC2004), Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, Jun 2004. ISBN: 1-932415-44-0.
  21. S. Warden, A. Sanchez, and S. Elfayoumy, “Toward a General Framework for Building Scientific Data Sharing Web Services,” The 2004 International Symposium on Web Services and Applications (ISWS04), Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, Jun 2004. ISBN: 1-932415-45-9.
  22. S. Elfayoumy, Y. Yang, and S. Ahuja, “Anti-Spam Filtering Using Neural Networks,” The 2004 International Conference on Machine Learning, Models, Technologies and Applications (MLMTA04), Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, Jun 2004. ISBN: 1-932415-32-7.
  23. S. Elfayoumy, C. Driesener, F. Lüttges, W. Dou, S. Lohrmann, D. Gutiérrez, N. Patel, A. McKeown, C. Olivieri, D. Walerysiak, E. Hertzberg, and E. Gegez, “Country Profiles From The Six Continents,” chapter 16, E-Marketing, 3rd Edition, Prentice Hall, 2002. ISBN: 0-130497-57-6.
  24. S. Piersall and S. Elfayoumy, “A Dynamic Load-Balancing Architecture for Processing A Stream of Images,” Journal of the COCSE Symposium, Apr 2003.
  25. S. Piersall and S. Elfayoumy, “Dynamic Load-Balancing of Image Processing Applications on Heterogeneous Networks of Workstations,” IASTED Int’l Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems (PDCS2002), Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Nov 2002. ISBN: 0-88986-366-0.
  26. S. Piersall and S. Elfayoumy, “DYLAPSI: A Dynamic Load-Balancing Architecture for Image Processing Applications,” ISCA 15th Int’l Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems (PDCS2002), Louisville, Kentucky, USA, Sep 2002. ISBN: 1-880843-44-7.
  27. S. Elfayoumy and J. Graham, “An Agent-based Architecture for Performance Tuning: Parallel Discrete-event Simulation Case Study,” ISCA 14th Int’l Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems (PDCS2001), Dallas, Texas, USA, Aug 2001. ISBN: 1-880843-39-0.
  28. S. Elfayoumy, “An Agent-based Approach for High Performance Computing,” Fifth World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, Orlando, Florida, USA, Jul 2001. ISBN: 9- 8007-7541-2.
  29. S. Elfayoumy and J. Graham, “A Novel Software Architecture for Tuning Parallel and Distributed Applications Performance,” ISCA 13th Int’l Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems (PDCS2000), Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, Aug 2000. ISBN: 1-880843-34-X.
  30. S. Elfayoumy, “An agent-based approach for online performance tuning of parallel and distributed computation,” Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA, Aug 2000.
  31. S. Elfayoumy and J. Graham, “High Performance Computing: An Agent-based Approach,” Technical Report, TR-ISL-2000-1, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA, Jun 2000.
  32. S. Elfayoumy and J. Graham, “High Performance Computing: An Agent-based Approach,” Ninth International Conference on Intelligent Systems (ICIS’2000), Louisville, Kentucky, USA, Jun 2000. ISBN: 1-880843-33-1.
  33. S. Elfayoumy and J. Graham, “An Agent-based Architecture for Tuning Parallel and Distributed Applications Performance,” 2nd International Workshop on Cluster-Based Computing (WCBC’2000), the 2000 International Conference on Supercomputing, Santa Fe, New Mexico, May 2000.
  34. A. Elmaghraby, S. Elfayoumy, I. Karachiwala, J. Graham, A. Emam, and A. Sleem, “Web-based Performance Visualization of Distributed Discrete Event Simulation,” Winter Simulation Conference (WSC’99), Phoenix, Arizona, USA, Dec 1999. ISBN: 0-7803-5780-9.
  35. J. Graham, A. Aly, S. Elfayoumy, K. Kamel, and A. Elmaghraby, “Evaluation of MPI-DSM Parallel Application for Networks of Heterogeneous Workstations,” ISCA 13th Int’l Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems (PDCS1999), Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA, Aug 1999. ISBN: 1-880843-29-3.
  36. J. Graham, I. Karachiwala, A. Elmaghraby, and S. Elfayoumy, “Artificial Intelligence Approach for Visualization of Distributed Simulations,” Eighth International Conference on Intelligent Systems (ICIS’99), Denver, Colorado, USA, Jun 1999. ISBN: 1-880843-28-5.