Dr. Idris Ahmed Ali

(A) Personal Details 

(B) Education and Qualification

Ph.D. Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, University of New Castle, Upon Tyne, . 1981.

  1. M.Sc. Faculty of Applied Science, University of New Castle, Upon Tyne,England, 1977.
  2. B.Sc. Department of Electrical Engineering, University  of Khartoum, Sudan, 1975.                                                     

 (C) Field of Interest and Research

 (D) Publications

  1.  Idris A Ali and J Abdu. “ Issues and Trends in Higher Education Quality Assurance in Sudan” Presented at ‘International Conference On Quality Assurance in Higher Education’,Tashkent (Uzbekstan), 1-2 Nov. 2007
  2. Idris A. Ali “  Satellite Connectivity to Enhance Distance Education in Sudan” African Radio Workshop” Khartoum,Sudan, 15 –18th Jan. 2007
  3. Idris A. Ali A. A. Al-Jabr“A slotted waveguide radiator for microwave irradiation of red palm weevils ”. Journal of Microwave Power & Electromagnetic Energy, Vol. 37, No. 3,  2002..
  4. Ali, Idris A. “ Issues and Options in Planning & Implementing ICT-based Distance Education in Sudan Proceedings, The 3red International Conf. in Education & Information Systems, Orlando, Florida, USA, July  2005
  5. Idris A. Ali, A. M. Al-Amri & M. M. Dawoud"Dielectric Properties of Dates at 2.45GHz. Determined with a Tunable Single-Mode Resonant Cavity”, Journal of Microwave Power & Electromagnetic energy, USA, Vol. 35, No. 4, 2001, 242 - 252.
  6. Idris A. Ali “ Internet Tools and Resources for Education and learning”. Proc. 16th National Computer Conference Proc. “Computers and Education”, pp. 310 - 322, Feb. 2001, Riyadh,Saudi Arabia.

  7. Idris A. Ali " Numerical Simulation of the Radiation Characteristics of a Layered Spherical Lens Illuminated by an Open-ended waveguide",  Jr. of Sudan Engineering Society. Vol. 39,2001 .
  8. A. ALI " A Tunable Microwave Applicator for Extraction of Date-Juice and similar products" Journal of Microwave Power & Electromagnetic energy,USA, Vol. 35, No. 1,2000 , 15-22.

  9. Idris A. Ali " Dielectric Heating in Food industry: Advantages & Safety Measures". Proc. First Symp. On Food safety, King Faisal University, saudi Arabia, 9-11 Oct.2000.

  10. Idris A. Ali & M. M. Dawoud " A tunable microwave Single-Mode Cavity for Determination of Dielectric Properties of Dates" Proc. 5th IEEE Technical Exchange Meeting , KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, pp. 91-95,19-20 May 1989

  11. Idris A. Idris A. Ali & A.Al-Amri “Potential Applications of Microwave Heating in Industry” Jr. of Sudan Engineering Society, Vol. 44   No. 35, pp 17-22, June 1997.

  12. Idris A. Ali, A.M. Mustafa, E.M. Elgassim, H.A. El-Hashim S.A. Ahmed “The Use of Microwave Heating for Production of Date-Juice (Dibs): Mansoura Univ. Jr. Ag. Sciences, Vol. 20, No. (12), Dec. 1995.

  13. Idris, A. Ali & A.M. Elgassim “The Use of Microwaves for Determination of Moisture Content of  Dates”, Mansoura Univ. J. Agr.Eng., Vol. 19, No. (2), Feb. 1994, pp. 845-85.

  14. Idris A. Ali & A.Al-Amri “Characteristics of Microwave Heating in Industry”  Proc. Saudi Engineerig Conf. King abdul-aziz Univ., Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 1995.

  15. Idris, A. Ali & K.N. Abdalla “A microcomputer-based control system for efficient energy utilization and water consumption in Greenhosues:” The Arab J. for Sci. and Eng., Vol. 20, No. 4B,    Oct. 1995.

  16. Idris A. Ali “Radiation Characteristics of an open-ended Waveguide Illuminating a Layered Sphere”. Proc. Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium (PIERS). JPL Pub. pp. 93-117, June 1993, Pasadena,California,U.S.A.

  17. Idris A. Ali & A.A.Al-Ghazal “A mathematical model for prediction of soil temperature in computer controlled greenhouses” Misr Jr. Engineering., Oct. 1994.

  18. S. Ghobrial, I.A. Ali, H.M. Hussain “Microwave Attenuation in Sandstorms” Proc. Int. Symposium of Antenna and Propagation August 1988,Sendai, Japan.

  19. Idris A.Ali & A.A.Abdalla “A Microcomputer-based System for Temperature Control in Greenhouses in Dry Arid Lands” Computers and Electronics in Agric., 8 (1993) pp. 195-210, Elsevier Science Publishers, B.V. Amsterdam.

  20. I. A. Ali “Education & Training as an Integral Part of National Informatics Policies”. 12th National Computer Conference Proc. Vol. 1, pp.271-285, Oct. 1990, Riyadh,Saudi Arabia.

  21. M. T. Badr, & A. M. Yousif “Statistical Description of effective Earth Radius in the Gulf Area under Standard Period”  ASBU Tech. Rev. , Vol. 1, Issue 4, pp. 18-24, Sept. 1987.

  22. I.A. Ali “Computer Assisted Learning: A Strategy for its Development and Evaluaton”. Proc. Workshop on Microcomputers in Teaching of Physics and Mathematics, Khartoum,Sudan, 22-31 March 1987 .

  23. I.A. Ali “Planning for Further Development of Microcomputers at Khartoum University with Emphasis on Computer Assisted Learning: UNU Report, Trinity College,Dublin, Ireland, July 1986.

  24. I.A. Ali “Microcomputers in Education at Khartoum University, Sudan: Past, Present and the Future” Presented at the Meeting of UNESCO Working Session on Micros in Science Education,Balaton,Hungary, 22-25 May 1986 .

  25. I.A. Ali & L. Auchterloni “Temperature Distribution in Uniform and Layered Microwave Absorbers in a Waveguide: IEE Proc. 130: 236 Part H, Microwaves, Optics and Antennas. April 1983.

  26. Idris A. Ali "Microwave Drying of Fresh Dates with Controlled Power Multi-slot Waveguide Radiators". Proc. 35th Annual Microwave  Symp., Montreal, Quebec, Canada, July 17-19, 1999.