Nidal Mahmoud Al Said

Nidal Mahmoud Al Said

Assistant Professor
Ext: 6670

Dr Nidal Al Said holds PhD from National Technical University of Athens, Greece. Before Joining Ajman University, he served in different academic positions in various universities. He served as a chairperson of Electrical and Computer Engineering department also as coordinator of the Graphic Design major of the mass communication college. He serves as the institutional Effectiveness Coordinator for the mass communication college and head of the Academic Accreditation Committee. He has published in several areas including Multimedia, e-technology, Mobile application development , data Mining and Computer Assisted Audit Techniques.

Education
  • Ph.D. , School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of Communication, Electronic and Information Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Athens-Greece. 2004
  • M. Sc. in Informatics/Signal Processing & Computing Systems, School of Science, Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens – Greece. 1999
  • B. Sc. in Computer Science, University of Crete, Crete – Greece. 1993
Experience
  • 9/2011- To Date: Assistant Professor, Department of Mass Communication, College of Mass Communication & Humanities, Ajman University, Ajman-UAE.
  • 9/2008- 8/2011: Assistant Professor/Chairperson, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering, Dhofar University, Salalah, Sultanate of Oman.
  • 9/2007- 8/2008: Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science and Information Technology, Zarqa Private University, Zarqa- Jordan.
  • 9/2005- 8/2007: Assistant Professor, Faculty of Information Technology, Ajman University of Science & Technology, Ajman-UAE.
  • 9/2004- 8/2005: Assistant Professor, Department of Information Systems, Faculty of Information Technology, Al-Ahlyyia Amman University, Amman-Jordan.
  • 9/2000 – 8/2004: Teaching Assistant, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Athens-Greece.
  • 2002-2004: Instructor, Athens Institute of Vocational Training, Athens- Greece
  • 10/2000 – 10/2001: Researcher/Programmer, National Technical University of Athens, Athens-Greece.
  • 3/1999 – 1/2001: IT Consultant, TEMAGON Technology & Management Consultancy services S.A, Athens-Greece.
  • 4/1994 – 6/1996: Programmer, Department of Medicine, School of Health Sciences – University of Crete, Crete – Greece.
Teaching Area
  • • Web Design • Game Design • Interactive Design • Multimedia Design • Mobile Application Design and development • UI & UX Design • Human Computer Interaction • Artificial Intelligence • Web mining
Research
  • • Interactive Multimedia and Web Development • Mobile Application Design and development , Interface Design, UI & UX Design • Internet-based Information Systems • Communication and Information Engineering • Data/Web Mining • Data/Knowledge management • Information Design • Human Computer Interaction • Artificial Intelligence
Publications
  • Garanina, O., Al Said, N., Stepenko, V. et al. Information society and its impact on personality development. Education and Information Technologies (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10639-021-10549-5
  • Al Said, N., Al-Said, K.M. The effect of visual and informational complexity of news website designs on comprehension and memorization among undergraduate students. AI & Society (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00146-021-01164-6
  • Al Said N, Gorbachev Y, Avdeenko A. An unmanned aerial vehicles navigation system on the basis of pattern recognition applications—Review of implementation options and prospects for development. Software: Practice and Experience. 2021;1–9. https://doi.org/10.1002/spe.2964
  • Khaleel M. Al-Said, Nidal Al Said, Ezz Hattab. Impact of Social Networks in Educational Media. Journal of Information and Communication Convergence Engineering. Vol.18, No.4, December, 2020. https://doi.org/10.6109/jicce.2020.18.4.230
  • Zhigang Wang, Nidal Al Said. Analog Computing and a Hybrid Approach to the Element Base of Artificial Intelligence Applications. International Review of Automatic Control (IREACO), Vol 13, No 5 (2020). https://doi.org/10.15866/ireaco.v13i5.19142
  • Nurzhanat Shakirova, Nidal Al Said, Svetlana Konyushenko. The Use of Virtual Reality in Geo-Education. International Journal of Emerging Technologies in Learning (iJET), Vol 15, No 20 (2020). https://doi.org/10.3991/ijet.v15i20.15433%0d
  • Nidal Al Said, Khaleel M. Al-Said, "Assessment of Acceptance and User Experience of Human-Computer Interaction with a Computer Interface",International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM), Vol 14, No 11 (2020), https://doi.org/10.3991/ijim.v14i11.13943
  • Nidal Al Said, Yuri Gorbachev, "An unmanned aerial vehicles navigation system on the basis of pattern recognition applications", Journal of Southwest Jiaotong University,Vol. 55 No. 3, June 2020, DOI:10.35741/issn.0258-2724.55.3.9, http://www.jsju.org/index.php/journal/article/view/599
  • Nidal Al Said, “Mobile Application Development for Technology‐Enhanced Learning: an applied study on the students of the College of Mass Communication at Ajman University”. International Journal of Emerging Technologies in Learning (iJET), Vol 15, No 08 (2020).https://doi.org/10.3991/ijet.v15i08.12551
  • Al Said, N. The depth of interactivity in the interaction with multimedia content: the development of user-friendly application. Evolutionary Intelligence . (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12065-019-00317-3
  • Ahmad Al-Hiyari, Nidal Al Said, Ezz Hattab, “Factors That Use of Computer Assisted Audit Techniques (CAATS) By Internal Auditors in Jordan ", Academy of Accounting and Financial Studies Journal, January 2018.https://www.abacademies.org/articles/Factors-That-Influence-the-Use-of-Computer-Assisted-Audit-Techniques-(CAATs)-1528-2635-23-3-393.pdf
  • Nidal Al Said, “The Impact of Computer Information Systems on the Adequacy of the Institutional Work (Case Study)”, International Journal of Computer Science Engineering and Information Technology Research (IJCSEITR),Vol 9. Issue 1, JUN 2019. http://www.tjprc.org/publishpapers/2-14-1555910495-abs.4.IJCSEITRJUN20194.pdf
  • Nidal Al Said and Razan Matarneh, “ Teaching Computer Assisted Audit Tools in Classrooms ", Al Dar Research Journal for Sustainability (ADRJS),Vol.3, Issue 1, 2018, http://adrjs.aduc.ac.ae/ADRJSW311.aspx
Conference Presentation
  • Nidal Al Said, Ezz Hattab and Razan Matarneh, “Enriching Audit Curriculum with Data Analytics Techniques ", 16th International Conference on Excellence, Gifted Education, Innovation, & Creativity in Basic-Higher Education & Psychology (Paris – France: July 3-6, 2018).
  • • Sari R. ElDadah, Nidal Al-Said, A Process-based Framework for Automatic Categorization of Web Documents. In: Proceedings Of the 13th Workshop for PhD Students in Object-Oriented Systems, in conjunction with the 17th European Conference on Object-Oriented Programming (ECOOP), Damstadt, Germany. July 2003
  • • Tassos Argyros, Charis Ermopoulos, Vassiliki Pavlaki, and Nidal Al-Said, Extracting Cyber Communities through Patterns. In: Proceedings SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, San Francisco, CA, USA. May 2003.
  • • E.Hattab , A.Papantoniou, N.Alsaid and R. Curwen, A Knowledge-based System for Best Practices Reusability. In: Proceedings 4th Workshop on Information & Computer Science (WICS 2002), K. Faisal and M. Sarfraz (eds.), IEEE Computer Society Chapter ISBN 9960-07-187-1, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, March 2002, pp.115-123.
  • • Ezz Hattab, A.Papantoniou, N.Alsaid and R. Curwen, DLCM:A Digital Library for Change Management Best Practices, International Workshop on the Design and Implementation of Digital Libraries, DELOS International Cooperation report series by the ERCIM Office. Ifrane, Morocco, November 2001.
Memberships, Awards and Honors
  • Member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • Member of the Greek Computer scientist Association
  • Member of the Jordan Computer Society
  • “Certificate of Recognition” as one of the most active reviewers of the International Arab Journal of Information Technology (IAJIT)for the years 2009 ,2010 and 2012
  • - PENED’99: The General Secretariat of Research & Technology, Ministry of Development, Greece.2003