Ahmad Taher Azar

Dr. Ahmad Azar (http://www.bu.edu.eg/staff/ahmadazar14; https://sites.google.com/site/drahmadtaherazar ) has received the M.Sc. degree (2006) in System Dynamics and Ph.D degree (2009) in Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Systems from Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University (Egypt). He is currently assistant professor, Faculty of computers and information, Benha University, Egypt.

Dr. Azar is the Editor in Chief of International Journal of System Dynamics Applications (IJSDA) and International Journal of Service Science, Management, Engineering, and Technology (IJSSMET) published by IGI Global, USA. Also, he is the Editor in Chief of International Journal of Intelligent Engineering Informatics (IJIEI), Inderscience Publishers, Olney, UK.

Dr. Azar is associate editor of IEEE Trans. Neural Networks and Learning Systems and IEEE Access. Dr. Ahmad Azar is a senior member of IEEE since 2013 and has worked in the areas of Control Theory & Applications, Process Control, Chaos Control and Synchronization, Nonlinear control, Robust Control, Computational Intelligence and has authored/coauthored over 190 research publications in peer-reviewed reputed journals, book chapters and conference proceedings.

He is an editor of many Books in the field of Intelligent control, Sliding mode control, Fuzzy logic control, Chaos modeling and control, computational intelligence, and Machine learning.

Dr. Ahmad Azar is closely associated with several international journals as a reviewer. He serves as international programme committee member in many international and peer-reviewed conferences.

Dr Ahmad Azar is currently the Chair of IEEE Computational Intelligence Society (CIS) Egypt Chapter, Vice chair of IEEE Computational Intelligence Society Interdisciplinary Emergent Technologies Task Force and vice-Chair Research Activities of IEEE Robotics and Automation Society (RAS) Egypt Chapter. Also, he is the Vice-president (North) of System dynamics Africa Regional Chapter and an Academic Member of IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society Technical Committee on Computational Collective Intelligence.

Publications

Image Segmentation Using Rough Set Theory: A Review
Payel Roy, Srijan Goswami, Sayan Chakraborty, Ahmad Taher Azar, Nilanjan Dey. © 2017. 13 pages.
In the domain of image processing, image segmentation has become one of the key application that is involved in most of the image based operations. Image...
A New Heuristic Function of Ant Colony System for Retinal Vessel Segmentation
Ahmed Hamza Asad, Ahmad Taher Azar, Aboul Ella Hassanien. © 2017. 19 pages.
The automatic segmentation of blood vessels in retinal images is the crucial stage in any retina diagnosis systems. This article discussed the impact of two...
New Discrete Time 2D Chaotic Maps
Lazaros Moysis, Ahmad Taher Azar. © 2017. 28 pages.
Chaotic behavior is a term that is attributed to dynamical systems whose solutions are highly sensitive to initial conditions. This means that small perturbations...
Stabilization and Control of Mechanical Systems with Backlash
Ahmad Taher Azar, Fernando E. Serrano. © 2017. 61 pages.
Backlash is one of several discontinuities found in different kinds of systems; it can be found in actuators of different types, such as mechanical and hydraulic...
Stabilization of Mechanical Systems with Backlash by PI Loop Shaping
Ahmad Taher Azar, Fernando E. Serrano. © 2017. 28 pages.
Backlash is one of several discontinuities found in different kinds of systems, it can be found in actuators of different types, such as mechanical and hydraulic...
Introduction to Control Systems Design Using Matlab
Lazaros Moysis, Ahmad Taher Azar, Ioannis Kafetzis, Michail Tsiaousis, Nikolaos Charalampidis. © 2017. 41 pages.
Control systems theory is a wide area covering a range of artificial and physical phenomena. Control systems are systems that are designed to operate under strict...
Handbook of Research on Advanced Intelligent Control Engineering and Automation
Ahmad Taher Azar, Sundarapandian Vaidyanathan. © 2015. 794 pages.
In industrial engineering and manufacturing, control of individual processes and systems is crucial to developing a quality final product. Rapid developments in...
International Journal of Rough Sets and Data Analysis (IJRSDA)
Nilanjan Dey. Est. 2014.
The International Journal of Rough Sets and Data Analysis (IJRSDA) is a multidisciplinary journal that publishes high-quality and significant research in all...
Medical Robotics
Ahmad Taher Azar, M. Sam Eljamel. © 2014. 32 pages.
Medical robotics is an interdisciplinary field that focuses on developing electromechanical devices for clinical applications. The goal of this field is to enable...
Performance Evaluation of Different Cost Functions in Motion Vector Estimation
Suvojit Acharjee, Sayan Chakraborty, Wahiba Ben Abdessalem Karaa, Ahmad Taher Azar, Nilanjan Dey. © 2014. 21 pages.
Video is an important medium in terms of information sharing in this present era. The tremendous growth of video use can be seen in the traditional multimedia...
Overview of Biomedical Engineering
Ahmad Taher Azar. © 2013. 28 pages.
Biomedical Engineering is a branch that unites engineering methods with biological and medical sciences in order to enhance the quality of our lives. It focuses on...
Statistical Analysis for Radiologists’ Interpretations Variability in Mammograms
Ahmad Taher Azar. © 2013. 16 pages.
Conventional mammography is considered the modality of choice for the detection of breast cancer. The process involves a human radiologist visually diagnosing the...
Hybrid Tolerance Rough Set: PSO Based Supervised Feature Selection for Digital Mammogram Images
G. Jothi, H. Hannah Inbarani, Ahmad Taher Azar. © 2013. 16 pages.
Breast cancer is the most common malignant tumor found among young and middle aged women. Feature Selection is a process of selecting most enlightening features...
Hybrid System based on Rough Sets and Genetic Algorithms for Medical Data Classifications
Hanaa Ismail Elshazly, Ahmad Taher Azar, Aboul Ella Hassanien, Abeer Mohamed Elkorany. © 2013. 16 pages.
Computational intelligence provides the biomedical domain by a significant support. The application of machine learning techniques in medical applications have...
International Journal of Systems Biology and Biomedical Technologies (IJSBBT)
Tagelsir Mohamed Gasmelseid. Est. 2012.
The International Journal of Systems Biology and Biomedical Technologies (IJSBBT) explores the scientific foundations involved in Systems Biology and advanced...
International Journal of Reliable and Quality E-Healthcare (IJRQEH)
Anastasius Moumtzoglou. Est. 2012.
The International Journal of Reliable and Quality E-Healthcare (IJRQEH) addresses a variety of issues that relate to the quality and reliability assurance of...
International Journal of System Dynamics Applications (IJSDA)
Ahmad Taher Azar. Est. 2012.
The International Journal of System Dynamics Applications (IJSDA) publishes original scientific and quality research on the theory of and advances in dynamical...
Statistical Methods and Artificial Neural Networks Techniques in Electromyography
Ahmad Taher Azar, Valentina E. Balas. © 2012. 9 pages.
This work represents a comparative study for the activity of the masseter muscle for patients before trial base denture insertion and the activity of the same...
Medical Robotics
Ahmad Taher Azar, M. Sam Eljamel. © 2012. 35 pages.
Medical robotics is an interdisciplinary field that focuses on developing electromechanical devices for clinical applications. The goal of this field is to enable...
Overview of Biomedical Engineering
Ahmad Taher Azar. © 2012. 28 pages.
Biomedical Engineering is a branch that unites engineering methods with biological and medical sciences in order to enhance the quality of our lives. It focuses on...
Overview of Type-2 Fuzzy Logic Systems
Ahmad Taher Azar. © 2012. 28 pages.
Fuzzy set theory has been proposed as a means for modeling the vagueness in complex systems. Fuzzy systems usually employ type-1 fuzzy sets, representing...
Advances in Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering
Ahmad Taher Azar. 2012.
The fields of biology and medicine are constantly changing as research evolves and novel engineering applications and methods of data analysis are developed....
Statistical Analysis for Radiologists’ Interpretations Variability in Mammograms
Ahmad Taher Azar. © 2012. 19 pages.
Conventional mammography is considered the modality of choice for the detection of breast cancer. The process involves a human radiologist visually diagnosing the...
Integrated Features Based on Gray-Level and Hu Moment-Invariants with Ant Colony System for Retinal Blood Vessels Segmentation
Ahmed H. Asad, Ahmad Taher Azar, Aboul Ella Hassanien. © 2012. 14 pages.
Abnormality detection plays an important role in many real-life applications. Retinal vessel segmentation algorithms are the critical components of circulatory...
International Journal of Service Science, Management, Engineering, and Technology (IJSSMET)
Ahmad Taher Azar, Ghazy Assassa. Est. 2010.
The International Journal of Service Science, Management, Engineering, and Technology (IJSSMET) is a multidisciplinary journal that publishes high-quality and...