Dr. Iman AbuElMaaly AbdelRahman

A) Personal Details

Tel:       +249155150931

Mobile: +249 912 14556

Fax:      +249183779974

E-mail: imaaly@uofk.edu , imaaly@gmail.com

website: iman.maaly.net

B) Education and Qualification 

  1. Ph. D. in Electrical engineering University of Khartoum 1998
  2. M. Sc. In Electrical Engineering University of Khartoum,1994
  3. B. Sc. In Electronics and Communications, Cairo University 1982
  4. Higher Diploma in Translation (English/Arabic), The Translation and Arabicization Unit, University of Khartoum, Sudan,2001.

 C) Fields of Interest and Research

  1. Digital Signal Processing (DSP) 
  2. Speech recognition systems
  3. Speech signal compression and coding
  4. Digital Images recognition
  5. Data and Communication  networks
  6. Digital communications
  7. Object oriented programming using C++
  8. Human Computer Interaction (HCI)
  9. Computer networks
  10. Automatic control
  11. Artificial Neural Networks
  12. Web application 

D)Publications:

i)Thesis
  1. Iman A. Maaly, On Obtaining Parameters for a Model Of Arabic Speech Production, an M. Sc. thesis, University of Khartoum,1993
  2. Iman A. Maaly, Arabic Speech Recognition Using Hidden Markov Models, a Ph. D. Dissertation, University of Khartoum,1998.
 ii)  Journal Papers
  1.  Mohamed A. Mohamedain, Iman A. Abuel Maaly, and Izzeldin M. Osman, “Performance  of Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) under the Effect of Wireless Transmission System Drawbacks,” Sudan Engineering Society Journal, Vol. 52, No. 48, 2007.
  2. Mjzoob Ismael and Iman Abuel Maaly, “ Design & Implementation of Microcontroller Based System for Calibration Bench Control in Secondary Standard Dosimitry Lab (SSDL),”  Sudan Engineering Society Journal, Vol 52, No. 48,  2007.
  3. Altayb A. Altayb, Sami M. Sharif, and Iman Abuel Maaly, and Hassan I. Salih “ Adaptive Flow Sampling for Self-Similar Traffic Measurement,”  ICGST International Journal on Computer Network and Internet Research (CNIR), Volume V, Issue II, 2006.
  4. Altayb A. Altayb, Sami M. Sharif and Iman Abuel Maaly, “ Effects of CSMA/CD on Self-Similarity of Network Traffic,”  ICGST International Journal on Computer Network and Internet Research (CNIR), Volume V, Issue II, 2006.
  5. Altayb A. Altayb, Sami M. Sharif, and Iman Abuel Maaly “ Modeling of Autocorrelation Functions using Weighted Non-linear least Squares,”  ICGST International Journal on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AIML), Volume 6, Issue I, 2006.
  6. Iman Abuel Maaly, “Arabic Language as a language for Scientific Research in    the   Information Era,” Higher Education and Scientific Research Journal, Issue 4, pp 3-17, Sudan Currency Publisher, Sudan, 2006.
  7. Iman A. Maaly, A.R. Elobeid, K.M. Ali Ahmed, "New Parameters for Resolving Acoustic Confusability Between Arabic Phonemes in a Phonetic  HMM Recognition System," Computational Mechanics Publications, , pp. 541-549, WIT Press, Southampton,U.K,2002.
  8. A. R. Elobeid, K.M. Ali Ahmed & Iman A. Maaly, "A parametric Approach for Arabic Speech Recognition using Hidden Markov Models,"  The Proceedings of the 2002 International Arab Conference on Information Technology, ACIT21002, pp. 877-885, Doha, Qatar,  2002.
  9.  A. R. Elobeid Ahmed, I. A. Maaly, M.A.H. Abbas, "Performance Tests on Several Parametric Representations for an Arabic Phoneme Recognition System Using HMMs,"  Computational Mechanics Publications, Southampton,U.K., 1998
  10. A. R. Elobeid, I. A. Maaly, "Towards a Parametric Representation of Arabic Speech Signals,”Sudan Engineering Society Journal, Vol. 40, No. 34, pp. 35-42, 1997.
  11. A.R. Elobeid, I. A. Maaly, A. Soghayroon, "On Obtaining Parameters for a Model of Arabic Speech Production,"  Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing Applications and Technology, pp. 1628-1633, 1994. ( this paper is presented in a poster session as an excellent theoretical paper)
iii)  Papers in scientific conferences
  1. B. Aljunaid, I. AbuelMaaly, and  A. Sagahyroon, “Using ANN to Predict the Best Hub Location,” IEEE Asia Pacific Conference on Circuits and Systems (APCCA2006), Singapore, 2006.

  2. W. Rourke, Peter Greenwood, and Iman Maaly, “Virtual Engineering Libraries and the Millenium Goals,” WEC 2004, Shanghai,2004.

  3. Iman A. Maaly, A.R. Elobeid, K.M. Ali Ahmed, "New Parameters for Resolving Acoustic Confusability Between Arabic Phonemes in a Phonetic  HMM Recognition System,” Third International Conference on Data Mining, DATA MINING III, Italy, September 2002.

  4. A.R. Elobeid, K.M. Ali Ahmed & Iman A. Maaly, "A parametric Approach for Arabic Speech Recognition using Hidden Markov Models,” The International Arab Conference on Information Technology, ACIT21002, Doha, Qatar, 16-19, December 2002.

  5. A.R. Elobeid Ahmed, I.A. Maaly, M.A.H. Abbas, "Performance Tests on Several Parametric Representations for an Arabic Phoneme Recognition System Using HMMs,” Thirteenth International Conference on Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Engineering, Galway, Ireland, 7-9 July 1998.

  6. A.R. Elobeid , I. A. Maaly, "On Obtaining Parameters for a Model of Arabic Speech Production,” IEEE International Telecommunication Conference, Dubai, U.A.E., January 9-12, 1994.

  7. A.R. Elobeid, I.A. Maaly, A. Soghayroon, "On Obtaining Parameters for a Model of Arabic Speech Production,” IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing Applications and Technology, pp. 1628-1633, Dallas, Texas, U.S.A., October 18-21, 1994.

iv)  Books
  1. Iman A. Maaly, Human Computer Interaction, Author and Designer ofa book designed for distance learning, Sudan Open University publications, 2006.
 v)  Technical Reports
  1. Iman A. Maaly, “ ICT readability in Higher Education in Sudan,” Training Program: E-Government Solutions,  Submitted to Hauwei Co. Shenzhen,China, 2007.
  2. Iman A. Maaly, “ The Sudanese Universities Virtual Library,”  submitted to the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research ,, 2006, (10 pages)
  3. Iman A. Maaly, “ Sudan Engineering Virtual Library project proposal”,Submitted to the University of Khartoum,  Sudan, 2004, (10 pages)
  4. Iman A. Maaly, " Sudan Data Center,”  project proposal, submitted to the National Information Center, Ministry of Council of Ministers, Khartoum, 2005. (6 pages)
  5. Iman A. Maaly, “ A Numbering Plan for Sudan Telephone Network,” Submitted to Sudatel, Planning Department,  1994. (4 pages)
  6. Iman A. Maaly, “ A 5 Years Plan for  Greater Khartoum Telephone Network,”  Submitted to Sudatel, Planning Department, 1994. (4 pages)
  7. Iman A. Maaly, “ Risk Survey Report: Sudan Telecom Company,”  United Insurance Co. , Sudan (60 pages) , 1997.