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Volume 10 (2017)
Issue 1
Multidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary Approaches in Information Technology Research
Editorial Preface
Francisco José García-Peñalvo (Computer Science Department, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 1
School Performance Analysis from a Scholastic Learning Process (pages 1-14)
Judit Lacomba Masmiquel (La Salle Open University, La Massana, Andorra), August Climent Ferrer (Universitat Ramon Llull, Barcelona, Spain), David Fonseca (Universitat Ramon Llull, Barcelona, Spain)
Article 2
A Cosine-Similarity Mutual-Information Approach for Feature Selection on High Dimensional Datasets (pages 15-28)
Vimal Kumar Dubey (Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya, Bilaspur, India), Amit Kumar Saxena (Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya, Bilaspur, India)
Article 3
Particle Swarm Optimization Research Base on Quantum Q-Learning Behavior (pages 29-38)
Lu Li (Information Center, Changsha Health Vocational College, Changsha, China), Shuyue Wu (School of Information Science and Engineering, Hunan International Economics University, Changsha, China)
Article 4
Geometric Representations Built with GeoGebra for Improving the Visualization and Reasoning Cognitive Process (pages 39-58)
Claudia Orozco (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Erla M. Morales-Morgado (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 5
Status of Non-Functional Requirements in Mobile Application Development: An Empirical Study (pages 59-84)
Varun Gupta (Amity University, Noida, India), Raj Kumar Chopra (Uttarakhand Technical University, Dehradun, India), Durg Singh Chauhan (GLA University, Mathura, India)
Article 6
Intelligent Content-Based Dermoscopic Image Retrieval with Relevance Feedback for Computer-Aided Melanoma Diagnosis (pages 85-108)
Khadidja Belattar (Constantine 2 University, Constantine, Algeria), Sihem Mostefai (Constantine 2 University, Constantine, Algeria), Amer Draa (Constantine 2 University, Constantine, Algeria)
Issue 2
Special Issue on Computer Science's Complex Systems and Their Applications: Comprised of Selected Papers from the ICCSA'2016 Conference
Editorial Preface
Mokhati Farid (Larbi Ben M'hidi University, Oum El Bouaghi, Algeria), Nini Brahim (Larbi Ben M'hidi University, Oum El Bouaghi, Algeria)
Article 1
A Model Driven Engineering Approach to Reduce Large Queueing Networks (pages 1-18)
Ahlem Nasri (RELA(CS)2 Laboratory, University of Oum El Bouaghi, Oum El Bouaghi, Algeria), Abdelhabib Bourouis (RELA(CS)2 Laboratory, University of Oum El Bouaghi, Oum El Bouaghi, Algeria)
Article 2
Collaborative MOOC Content Design and Automatic Assessment Based on ODALA Approach (pages 19-39)
Nacera Hammid (Mouloud Mammeri University, Department of Computer Sciences, Tizi-Ouzou, Algeria), Lynda Haddadi (Mouloud Mammeri University, Department of Computer Sciences, Tizi-Ouzou, Algeria), Farida Bouarab-Dahmani (Mouloud Mammeri University, Department of Computer Sciences, Tizi-Ouzou, Algeria)
Article 3
Academic Virtual Meetings Management with a Synthesis Builder (pages 40-59)
Farida Bouarab-Dahmani (Mouloud Mammeri University of Tizi Ouzou, Department of Computer Science, Tizi-Ouzou, Algeria)
Article 4
Scalability Property in Solving the Density Classification Task (pages 60-76)
Laboudi Zakaria (MISC Laboratory, Constantine2 University, Constantine, Algeria), Chikhi Salim (MISC Laboratory, Constantine2 University, Constantine, Algeria), Lakhdari Saliha (University of Oum El-Bouaghi, RELA(CS)2 Laboratory, Oum El Bouaghi, Algeria)
Issue 3
Publishing in Open Access
Editorial Preface
Francisco José García-Peñalvo (Computer Science Department, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 1
A New Progressive Method for Computing Skyline Queries (pages 1-21)
Zekri Lougmiri (Department of Computer Science, University of Oran1 Ahmed Ben Bella, Oran, Algeria)
Article 2
A Combined Dimensional Kernel Method for Graph Classification (pages 22-33)
Tiejun Cao (School of Electrical and Information Engineering, Hunan International Economics University, Changsha, China)
Article 3
Extracting Criminal-Related Events from Arabic Tweets: A Spatio-Temporal Approach (pages 34-47)
Feriel Abdelkoui (Constantine 2 University, Constantine, Algeria), Mohamed-Khireddine Kholladi (Echahid Hamma Lakhdar University, El Oued, Algeria)
Article 4
A Hybrid Approach Based on Genetic Algorithm and Particle Swarm Optimization to Improve Neural Network Classification (pages 48-68)
Nabil M. Hewahi (Department of Computer Science, University of Bahrain, Alsakheer, Bahrain), Enas Abu Hamra (Islamic University of Gaza, Gaza Strip, Palestine)
Article 5
Retrieving Objective Indicators from Student Logs in Virtual Worlds (pages 69-83)
Antonio Balderas (Department of Computer Science, University of Cadiz, Puerto Real, Spain), Anke Berns (Department of French and English Philology, University of Cadiz, Cadiz, Spain), Manuel Palomo-Duarte (Department of Computer Science, University of Cadiz, Puerto Real, Spain), Juan Manuel Dodero (Department of Computer Science, University of Cadiz, Puerto Real, Spain), Iván Ruiz-Rube (Department of Computer Science, University of Cadiz, Puerto Real, Spain)
Article 6
Strength-Based Link Prediction in Scientific Bibliographic Networks (pages 84-106)
Djamila Mohdeb (Department of Computer Science, Bordj Bou Arreridj University, El Anasser, Algeria), Abdelhak Boubetra (Department of Computer Science, Bordj Bou Arreridj University, El Anasser, Algeria), Mourad Charikhi (Department of Computer Science, Bordj Bou Arreridj University, El Anasser, Algeria)
Issue 4
Special Issue on Technologies and Innovation
Editorial Preface
Gema Alcaraz-Marmol (University of Castilla-La Mancha, Department of Modern Philology, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain), Miguel Ángel Rodríguez-García (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Computational Bioscience Research Center, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia), Rafael Valencia-García (University of Murcia, Department of Informatics and Systems, Murcia, Spain)
Article 1
A Brief Review of Game Engines for Educational and Serious Games Development (pages 1-22)
Humberto Marin-Vega (Technological Institute of Orizaba, Division of Research and Postgraduate Studies, Orizaba, Mexico), Giner Alor-Hernández (Technological Institute of Orizaba, Division of Research and Postgraduate Studies, Orizaba, Mexico), Ramon Zatarain-Cabada (Technological Institute of Culiacan, Division of Research and Postgraduate Studies, Sinaloa, Mexico), Maria Lucia Barron-Estrada (Technological Institute of Culiacan, Division of Research and Postgraduate Studies, Sinaloa, Mexico), Jorge Luis García-Alcaraz (Autonomous University of Ciudad Juarez, Juárez, Mexico)
Article 2
An Extension of the MiSCi Middleware for Smart Cities Based on Fog Computing (pages 23-41)
Jose Aguilar (Universidad de los Andes, Mérida, Venezuela), Manuel B. Sanchez (Universidad Nacional Experimental del Táchira, San Cristóbal, Venezuela), Marxjhony Jerez (University of the Andes, Mérida, Venezuela), Maribel Mendonca (Universidad Centroccidental Lisandro Alvarado, Barquisimeto, Venezuela)
Article 3
An Ontology-Based Decision Support System for the Diagnosis of Plant Diseases (pages 42-55)
Katty Lagos-Ortiz (Agrarian University of Ecuador, Guayaquil, Ecuador), José Medina-Moreira (Agrarian University of Ecuador, Guayaquil, Ecuador), Mario Andrés Paredes-Valverde (University of Murcia, Department of Informatics and Systems, Murcia, Spain), Winston Espinoza-Morán (Agrarian University of Ecuador, Guayaquil, Ecuador), Rafael Valencia-García (University of Murcia, Department of Informatics and Systems, Murcia, Spain)
Article 4
Knowledge Acquisition Through Ontologies from Medical Natural Language Texts (pages 56-69)
José Medina-Moreira (University of Guayaquil, Guayaquil, Ecuador), Katty Lagos-Ortiz (University of Guayaquil, Guayaquil, Ecuador), Harry Luna-Aveiga (University of Guayaquil, Guayaquil, Ecuador), Oscar Apolinario-Arzube (University of Guayaquil, Guayaquil, Ecuador), María del Pilar Salas-Zárate (University of Murcia, Department of Informatics and Systems, Murcia, Spain), Rafael Valencia-García (University of Murcia, Department of Informatics and Systems, Murcia, Spain)
Volume 9 (2016)
Issue 1
Digital Humanities Data Processing
Editorial Preface
Francisco José García-Peñalvo (Computer Science Department, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 1
Information Technology as a Way To Support Collaborative Learning: What In-Service Teachers Think, Know and Do (pages 1-17)
Ana García-Valcárcel (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Juanjo Mena (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 2
Inverted Learning Environments with Technology, Innovation and Flexibility: Student Experiences and Meanings (pages 18-33)
María-Soledad Ramírez-Montoya (Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico), Darinka del Carmen Ramírez Hernández (Tecnológico de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico)
Article 3
Latin American and Caribbean Literature Transposed into Digital: Corpus, Ecosystem, Canon (pages 34-53)
Adrián R. Vila (University of Buenos Aires, Chivilcoy, Argentina & Instituto de Formación Docente Nº 6 - Chivilcoy, Argentina)
Article 4
Skills of Digital Literacy to Address the Risks of Interactive Communication (pages 54-64)
Isabel Rodríguez-de-Dios (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Juan-José Igartua (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 5
Factors for the Management of Scarce Human Resources and Highly Skilled Employees in IT-Departments: A Systematic Review (pages 65-82)
Olaf Radant (BearingPoint, Berlin, Germany), Ricardo Colomo-Palacios (Faculty of Computer Sciences, Østfold University College, Halden, Norway), Vladimir Stantchev (SRH Hochschule Berlin, Berlin, Germany)
Issue 2
Issue on Mobile Information Technologies
Editorial Preface
Francisco José García-Peñalvo (Computer Science Department, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 1
Towards Modelling the Impact of Security Policy on Compliance (pages 1-16)
Winfred Yaokumah (Department of Information Technology, Pentecost University College, Accra, Ghana), Steven Brown (School of Business and Technology, Capella University, Minneapolis, MN, USA), Alex Ansah Dawson (School of Technology, Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration, Accra, Ghana)
Article 2
Artificial Haemostasis System for Modern Information Retrieval with 3D Result-Mining (pages 17-46)
Hadj Ahmed Bouarara (GeCode Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Dr. Moulay Tahar University of Saïda, Saïda, Algeria), Reda Mohamed Hamou (GeCode Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Dr. Moulay Tahar University of Saïda, Saïda, Algeria), Abdelmalek Amine (GeCode Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Dr. Moulay Tahar University of Saïda, Saïda, Algeria)
Article 3
New Bio Inspired Techniques in the Filtering of Spam: Synthesis and Comparative Study (pages 47-77)
Hadj Ahmed Bouarara (GeCode Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Dr. Moulay Tahar University of Saïda, Saïda, Algeria), Reda Mohamed Hamou (GeCode Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Dr. Moulay Tahar University of Saïda, Saïda, Algeria), Abdelmalek Amine (GeCode Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Dr. Moulay Tahar University of Saïda, Saïda, Algeria)
Article 4
User Opinion and Differentiated Attribute based Ranking in Federated Cloud (pages 78-88)
C. S. Rajarajeswari (Computer Science Department, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, India), M. Aramudhan (Department of Information Technology, Perunthalaivar Kamarajar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Nedungadu, India)
Article 5
A Case Study on Computer Supported Collaborative Learning in Spanish Schools (pages 89-102)
Marcos Cabezas (Department of Teaching, Organization and Research Methods, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Sonia Casillas (Department of Teaching, Organization and Research Methods, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Azucena Hernández (Department of Teaching, Organization and Research Methods, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Issue 3
What Computational Thinking Is
Editorial Preface
Francisco José García-Peñalvo (Computer Science Department, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 1
Extending the Technology Acceptance Model and Critical Success Factors Model to Predict the Use of Cloud Computing (pages 1-17)
Hayel Ababneh (Department of Business Administration, Al al-Bayt University, Mafraq, Jordan)
Article 2
Virtual Learning Communities in Google Plus, Implications, and Sustainability in MOOCs (pages 18-36)
Margarita Martinez-Nuñez (Technical University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain), Oriol Borras-Gene (Technical University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain), Angel Fidalgo-Blanco (Technical University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain)
Article 3
Investment Location Selection based on Economic Intelligence and Macbeth Decision Aid Model (pages 37-48)
Mostafa Bachrane (Mohammadia Engineering School, Mohamed V University, Rabat, Morocco), Abdelilah Khaled (Ministry of Economy and Finances, Rabat, Morocco), Jamila El Alami (Mohammadia Engineering School, Mohamed V University, Rabat, Morocco), Mostafa Hanoune (Laboratory of Modeling and Information Processing, University of Ben m'sick Casablanca, Casablanca, Morocco)
Article 4
Short and Open Answer Question Assessment System based on Concept Maps (pages 49-67)
Safa Ben Salem (Higher Institute of Computer and Communication Techniques (ISITCom), University of Sousse, Sousse, Tunisia), Lilia Cheniti-Belcadhi (Higher Institute of Computer and Communication Techniques (ISITCom), University of Sousse, Sousse, Tunisia), Rafik Braham (Higher Institute of Computer and Communication Techniques (ISITCom), University of Sousse, Sousse, Tunisia), Nicolas Delestre (Normandie University, Saint-Ettienne-du-Rouvray, France)
Article 5
Personality Traits among Information Technology Officers and the Expectations of Human Resource Personnel (pages 68-90)
Puckpimon Singhapong (Faculty of Science and Technology, Assumption University, Bangkok, Thailand), Graham Kenneth Winley (Faculty of Science and Technology, Assumption University, Bangkok, Thailand)
Issue 4
The WYRED Project: A Technological Platform for a Generative Research and Dialogue about Youth Perspectives and Interests in Digital Society
Editorial Preface
Francisco José García-Peñalvo (Computer Science Department, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 1
Bridging the Gap between LMS and Social Network Learning Analytics in Online Learning (pages 1-15)
Ángel Hernández-García (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain), Miguel Ángel Conde-González (Department of Mechanical, Computer Science and Aerospace Engineering, University of León, León, Spain)
Article 2
The eAssessment of Key Competences and their Relationship with Academic Performance (pages 16-27)
Fernando Martinez-Abad (University Institute of Educational Sciences, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Patricia Torrijos-Fincias (University Institute of Educational Sciences, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), María José Rodríguez-Conde (University Institute of Educational Sciences, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 3
Critical Factors Influencing E-Government Adoption in India: An Investigation of the Citizens' Perspectives (pages 28-44)
Kriti Priya Gupta (Symbiosis International University, Pune, India), Preeti Bhaskar (Symbiosis International University, Pune, India), Swati Singh (Symbiosis International University, Pune, India)
Article 4
An Optimal Fuzzy Load Balanced Adaptive Gateway Discovery for Ubiquitous Internet Access in MANET (pages 45-63)
Prakash Srivastava (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology, Gorakhpur, India), Rakesh Kumar (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology, Gorakhpur, India)
Article 5
Four-Layer Grapheme Model for Computational Paleography (pages 64-82)
Raymond E.I. Pardede (Department of Electron Devices, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary), Loránd L. Tóth (Department of Electron Devices, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary), György A. Jeney (Department of Electron Devices, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary), Ferenc Kovács (Faculty of Information Technology and Bionics, Pázmány Péter Catholic University, Budapest, Hungary), Gábor Hosszú (Department of Electron Devices, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary)
Volume 8 (2015)
Issue 1
Information Technology Research
Editorial Preface
Francisco José García-Peñalvo (Computer Science Department, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 2
Using Incoming Traffic for Energy-Efficient Routing in Cognitive Radio Networks (pages 1-24)
Constandinos X. Mavromoustakis (Department of Computer Science, University of Nicosia, Nicosia, Cyprus), Athina Bourdena (Department of Computer Science, University of Nicosia, Nicosia, Cyprus), George Mastorakis (Department of Informatics Engineering, Technological Educational Institute of Crete, Crete, Greece), Evangelos Pallis (Department of Informatics Engineering, Technological Educational Institute of Crete, Crete, Greece)
Article 3
Information and Password Attacks on Social Networks: An Argument for Cryptography (pages 25-42)
Enrico Franchi (Department of Information Engineering, University of Parma, Parma, Italy), Agostino Poggi (Department of Information Engineering, University of Parma, Parma, Italy), Michele Tomaiuolo (Department of Information Engineering, University of Parma, Parma, Italy)
Article 4
Cloud Computing for Secure Services in E-Government Architecture (pages 43-61)
Sajjad Hashemi (Department of Computer Engineering, Sama Technical and Vocational Training College, Islamic Azad University Miandoab Branch, Miandoab, Iran), Khalil Monfaredi (Engineering Faculty, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University, Tabriz, Iran), Seyyed Yasser Hashemi (Department of Computer Engineering, Islamic Azad University Miandoab Branch, Miandoab, Iran)
Article 5
Evaluation of FLOSS by Analyzing Its Software Evolution: An Example using the Moodle Platform (pages 62-81)
Héctor J. Macho (Rey Juan Carlos University, Fuenlabrada, Spain), Gregorio Robles (Rey Juan Carlos University, Fuenlabrada, Spain), Jesus M. González-Barahona (Rey Juan Carlos University, Fuenlabrada, Spain)
Article 6
How to Design an Active e-Course?: Meta Models to Support the Process of Instructional Design of an Active e-Course (pages 82-106)
Lilia Cheniti Belcadhi (PRINCE Research Unit, Higher Institute of Computer and Communication Techniques (ISITC), Sousse, Tunisia), Sonia Ayachi Ghannouchi (RIADI Lab, Higher Institute of Management of Sousse (ISG), Sousse, Tunisia)
Issue 2
Issue on Visual Analytics
Editorial Preface
Francisco José García-Peñalvo (Computer Science Department, Research Institute for Educational Sciences, GRIAL Research Group, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 1
Information Extraction in the Medical Domain (pages 1-15)
Aicha Ghoulam (Department of Computer Science, University of Oran 1, Ahmed Ben Bella, Oran, Algeria), Fatiha Barigou (Department of Computer Science, University of Oran 1, Ahmed Ben Bella, Oran, Algeria), Ghalem Belalem (Department of Computer Science, University of Oran 1, Ahmed Ben Bella, Oran, Algeria)
Article 2
An Evolutionary Approach for Balancing Effectiveness and Representation Level in Gene Selection (pages 16-33)
Nicoletta Dessì (Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Università degli Studi di Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy), Barbara Pes (Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Università degli Studi di Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy), Laura Maria Cannas (Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Università degli Studi di Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy)
Article 3
The New Economic Environment to Manage Resources in Cloud Computing (pages 34-49)
Samah Bouamama (Department of Computer Science, University of Oran 1, Ahmed Ben Bella, Oran, Algeria), Ghalem Belalem (Department of Computer Science, University of Oran 1, Ahmed Ben Bella, Oran, Algeria)
Article 4
Economic Intelligence Information and Process in Shipping Companies in Morocco: The Case of TangerMed Area (pages 50-60)
Mostafa Bachrane (Mohammadia Engineering School, University of Mohammed V, Rabat, Morocco), Jamila El Alami (School of Technology, University of Mohammed V, Rabat, Morocco), Mostafa Hanoune (Laboratory of Modelling and Information Processing, University of Ben M'sick - Casablanca, Mohammedia, Morocco)
Issue 3
Entrepreneurial and Problem Solving Skills in Software Engineers
Editorial Preface
Francisco José García-Peñalvo (Computer Science Department, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 1
Wrapper Feature Selection based on Genetic Algorithm for Recognizing Objects from Satellite Imagery (pages 1-20)
Nabil M. Hewahi (Department of Computer Science, University of Bahrain, Zallaq, Bahrain), Eyad A. Alashqar (Department of Computer Science, Islamic University of Gaza, Gaza City, Palestinian Territories, Israel)
Article 2
Role of Karaka Relations in Hindi Word Sense Disambiguation (pages 21-42)
Satyendr Singh (Department of Electronics and Communication, University of Allahabad, Allahabad, India), Tanveer J. Siddiqui (Department of Electronics and Communication, University of Allahabad, Allahabad, India)
Article 3
Design of the Micro-Strip Antenna for Wireless Capsule Endoscope (pages 43-58)
Dechun Zhao (College of Bio-Information, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunication, Chongqing, China), Xiaoyu Chen (College of Bio-Information, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunication, Chongqing, China), Longsheng Zhang (College of Bio-Information, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunication, Chongqing, China), Huiquan Zhang (College of Bio-Information, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunication, Chongqing, China)
Article 4
Towards an Efficient Management of Mobile Cloud Computing Services based on Multi Agent Systems (pages 59-72)
Amel Beloudane (Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Exact Sciences and Computing, University of Mostaganem, Algeria), Ghalem Belalem (University of Oran1, Ahmed Ben Bella, Algeria)
Article 5
Improving Context Aware Recommendation Performance by Using Social Networks (pages 73-87)
Golshan Assadat Afzali Boroujeni (Department of Computer Engineering and Information Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran), Seyed Alireza Hashemi Golpayegani (Department of Computer Engineering and Information Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran)
Issue 4
Massive Open Online Courses as Data Sources for Making Decisions in Learning Processes
Editorial Preface
Francisco José García-Peñalvo (Computer Science Department, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 1
A Smart City System Architecture based on City-level Data Exchange Platform (pages 1-25)
Jinfu Chen (School of Computer Science and Communication Engineering, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, China), Yuchi Guo (School of Computer Science and Communication Engineering, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, China), Chenfei Su (School of Computer Science and Communication Engineering, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, China), Jiamei Chen (Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, China), Shen Chang (Zhenjiang Hitec Information Engineering Consulting Supervision Co., Ltd., Zhenjiang, China)
Article 2
Mobile Devices and Apps, Characteristics and Current Potential on Learning (pages 26-37)
Laura Briz-Ponce (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Juan Antonio Juanes-Méndez (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 3
Influence of Personality on Programming Styles an Empirical Study (pages 38-56)
Zahra Karimi (Department of Software Engineering, Faculty of Computer Engineering, University of Isfahan, Iran), Ahmad Baraani-Dastjerdi (Department of Software Engineering, Faculty of Computer Engineering, University of Isfahan, Iran), Nasser Ghasem-Aghaee (Department of Software Engineering, Faculty of Computer Engineering, University of Isfahan, Iran), Stefan Wagner (University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany)
Article 4
A New Compacting Non-Contiguous Processor Allocation Algorithm for 2D Mesh Multicomputers (pages 57-75)
Saad Bani-Mohammad (Department of Computer Science, Al al-Bayt University, Mafraq, Jordan), Ismail M. Ababneh (Department of Computer Science, Al al-Bayt University, Mafraq, Jordan), Mohammad Yassen (Department of Computer Science, Al al-Bayt University, Mafraq, Jordan)
Volume 7 (2014)
Issue 1
Special Issue from the International Conference on Health and Social Care (HCist'2013)
Guest Editorial Preface
Ricardo Martinho (School of Technology and Management, Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, Leiria, Portugal & Centre for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems (CINTESIS), University of Porto, Porto, Portugal)
Article 1
Enrichment/Population of Customized CPR (Computer-Based Patient Record) Ontology from Free-Text Reports for CSI (Computer Semantic Interoperability) (pages 1-11)
David Mendes (Universidade de Évora, Évora, Portugal), Irene Pimenta Rodrigues (Universidade de Évora, Évora, Portugal), Carlos Rodriguez-Solano (Universidad de Alcalá, Alcalá de Henares, Spain), Carlos Fernandes Baeta (Unidade Local de Saúde do Norte Alentejano, Portalegre, Portugal)
Article 2
Clinical Pathway Analytics (pages 12-26)
Filip Caron (Department of Decision Sciences and Information Management, Faculty of Economics and Business, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium), Jan Vanthienen (Department of Decision Sciences and Information Management, Faculty of Economics and Business, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium), Bart Baesens (Department of Decision Sciences and Information Management, Faculty of Economics and Business, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium)
Article 3
Endoscopic Imaging Results: Web-Based Solution for Video Diffusion with Real-Time Assistance (pages 27-40)
Joel Braga (Computer Science and Technology Center (CCTC), Life and Health Sciences Research Institute (ICVS), School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal), Isabel Laranjo (Computer Science and Technology Center (CCTC), Life and Health Sciences Research Institute (ICVS), School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal), Carla Rolanda (Life and Health Sciences Research Institute (ICVS), School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal & ICVS/3B's - PT Government Associate Laboratory, Braga/Guimarães, Portugal & Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital de Braga, Braga, Portugal), Luís Lopes (Department of Gastroenterology, Santa Luzia Hospital, Viana do Castelo, Portugal), Jorge Correia-Pinto (Life and Health Sciences Research Institute (ICVS), School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal & ICVS/3B's - PT Government Associate Laboratory, Braga/Guimarães, Portugal & Department of Pediatric Surgery, Hospital de Braga, Braga, Portugal), Victor Alves (Computer Science and Technology Center (CCTC), University of Minho, Braga, Portugal)
Article 4
Information Technology Supporting Healthcare and Social Care Services: An e-Marketplace Case Study (pages 41-58)
Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha (Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, Barcelos, Portugal & GCIT Research Centre, University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal), Ricardo Simoes (Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, Barcelos, Portugal & Institute for Polymers and Composites – IPC/I3N, Guimarães, Portugal & Life and Health Sciences Research Institute (ICVS), University of Minho, Braga, Portugal), João Varajão (University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal & Algoritmi Research Centre, University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal), Isabel Miranda (Câmara Municipal de Guimarães, Guimarães, Portugal)
Article 5
See-Through-Sound: Transforming Images into Sonic Representations to Help the Blind (pages 59-77)
J. Tomás Henriques (SUNY at Buffalo State, Buffalo, NY, USA & CESEM, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal), Sofia Cavaco (CITI, Departamento de Informática, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Caparica, Portugal), Nuno Correia (CITI, Departamento de Informática, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Caparica, Portugal)
Article 6
Group-Based Discretionary Access Control in Health Related Repositories (pages 78-94)
João Zamite (LaSIGE, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal), Dulce Domingos (LaSIGE, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal), Mário J. Silva (IST/INESC-ID, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal), Carlos Santos (LaSIGE, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal)
Issue 2
Article 1
Technological Advances and Teaching Innovation Applied to Health Science Education (pages 1-6)
Juan A. Juanes (VisualMed System Research Group, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Pablo Ruisoto (VisualMed System Research Group, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 2
E-Learning Experiences in La Ribera Health Department (pages 7-23)
Juan Vicente Izquierdo Soriano (La Ribera University Hospital, Valencia, Spain), Felix Buendia Garcia (Politechnical University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain), Jose Luis Ortega Monzo (La Ribera University Hospital, Valencia, Spain), Eduardo Tabernero (Alba, La Ribera University Hospital, Valencia, Spain)
Article 3
Scientific Knowledge Transfer Training Through a Virtual World (pages 24-35)
Ana Martin-Suarez (Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Juan Cruz Benito (Research Group in Interaction and eLearning (GRIAL), University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Jonás Samuel Pérez-Blanco (Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Mª del Carmen Gutierrez Millan (Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Aranzazu Zarzuelo Castañeda (Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Hinojal Zazo Gomez (Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Cristina Maderuelo Martin (Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 4
Computerized-Aid Medical Training: Ecographic Simulator For Echo-Guided Infiltration Of Botulinic Toxin (pages 36-51)
Javier Nieto (Department of Rehabilitation, Universitary Hospital Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Juan A Juanes (VisualMed System Research Group, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Pablo Alonso (Department of Anesthesia, Universitary Hospital Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Belén Curto (Department of Computer Science and Automatic, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Felipe Hernández (Department of Anesthesia, Universitary Hospital Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Vidal Moreno (Department of Computer Science and Automatic, Universitary Hospital Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Pablo Ruisoto (VisualMed System Research Group, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 5
Impact of the Objective Evaluation of Clinical and Surgical Basic Skills (CSBS) On Medicine Students (Spain): An Experimental Design (pages 52-62)
Marcelo F. Jimenez (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Maria Jose Rodriguez-Conde (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Susana Olmos-Miguelañez (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Gonzalo Varela (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Francisco S. Lozano (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Francisco J. Garcia (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain), Fernando Martinez-Abad (University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Article 6
An Update on Health Information Technology (pages 63-74)
Juan A. Juanes (VisualMed System Research Group, University of Salamanca, Slamanca, Spain), Pablo Ruisoto (VisualMed System Research Group, University of Salamanca, Slamanca, Spain), Francisco J Cabrero (VisualMed System Research Group, University of Salamanca, Slamanca, Spain), Alberto Prats-Galino (VisualMed System Research Group and Laboratory of Surgical NeuroAnatomy (LSNA), Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)
Article 7
Open Source Applications for Image Visualization and Processing in Neuroimaging Training (pages 75-87)
Juan A. Juanes (VisualMed System Research Group, University of Salamanca, Slamanca, Spain), Pablo Ruisoto (VisualMed System Research Group, University of Salamanca, Slamanca, Spain), Alberto Prats-Galino (VisualMed System Research Group and Laboratory of Surgical NeuroAnatomy (LSNA), Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain), Andrés Framiñán (VisualMed System Research Group, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)
Issue 3
Article 1
Improving Context Aware Recommendation Performance by Using Social Networks (pages 1-14)
Golshan Assadat Afzali Boroujeni (Department of Computer Engineering and IT, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran), Seyed Alireza Hashemi Golpayegani (Department of Computer Engineering and IT, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran)
Article 2
Comparison of Tied-Mixture and State-Clustered HMMs with Respect to Recognition Performance and Training Method (pages 15-31)
Hiroyuki Segi (NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) Science & Technology Research Laboratories, Fukushima, Japan), Kazuo Onoe (NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation), Science & Technology Research Laboratories, Fukushima, Japan), Shoei Sato (NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) Science & Technology Research Laboratories, Fukushima, Japan), Akio Kobayashi (NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) Science & Technology Research Laboratories, Fukushima, Japan), Akio Ando (Faculty of Engineering, University of Toyoma, Toyoma, Japan)
Article 3
Multi-Disciplinary Research Issues in Cloud Computing (pages 32-53)
Jitendra Singh (PGDAV College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India), Vikas Kumar (Asia-Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi, India)
Article 4
Information Attacks on Online Social Networks (pages 54-71)
Enrico Franchi (Department of Information Engineering, University of Parma, Parma, Italy), Agostino Poggi (Department of Information Engineering, University of Parma, Parma, Italy), Michele Tomaiuolo (Department of Information Engineering, University of Parma, Parma, Italy)
Issue 4
Guest Editorial Preface
Mohamed Fakir (Computer Science Department, Sultan Moulay Slimane Univeristy, Beni Mellal, Morocco)
Article 1
Classification of Printed Moroccan Town and Village Names (pages 1-11)
Said Nouri (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco), Mohamed Fakir (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco)
Article 2
Mining Students' Learning Behavior in Moodle System (pages 12-26)
K. Touya (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco), Mohamed Fakir (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco)
Article 3
Extracting Knowledge from Web Data (pages 27-41)
Hanane Ezzikouri (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco), Mohamed Fakir (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco), Cherki Daoui (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco), Mohamed Erritali (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco)
Article 4
Information Retrieval (IR) and Extracting Associative Rules (pages 42-62)
Asmae Dami (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco), Mohamed Fakir (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco), Belaid Bouikhalene (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco)
Article 5
Explanation in OLAP Data Cubes (pages 63-78)
Rahhal Errattahi (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco), Mohammed Fakir (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco), Fatima Zahra Salmam (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco)
Article 6
Application of Data Mining in e-Commerce (pages 79-91)
Mohamed Chajri (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco), Mohamed Fakir (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco)
Volume 6 (2013)
Issue 1
Article 1
Software Engineering Research Gaps in the Cloud (pages 1-19)
Sitalakshmi Venkatraman (Department of Higher Education-Business, Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE, VIC, Australia)
Article 2
Consumer Acceptance of Electronic Reading Devices (pages 20-31)
Jari Salo (Oulu Business School, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland), Sami Kajalo (Aalto University School of Business, Aalto, Finland), Matti Mäntymäki (Turku School of Economics, Turku, Finland), Antti Sihvonen (Aalto University School of Business, Aalto, Finland), Seppo Leminen (Aalto University School of Business, Aalto, Finland, & Laurea University of Applied Sciences, Espoo, Finland)
Article 3
An Empirical Investigation of the Effects of Gender and Quantity of Search Results on Web-Based Impression Formation (pages 32-50)
Leslie Jordan Albert (San Jose State University, USA), Timothy R. Hill (San Jose State University, USA), Tatyana Rozenblum (San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, USA)
Article 4
Universal Access to Health Services Through the Digital Terrestrial Television (pages 51-87)
Aldo Franco Dragoni (Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell’Informazione, Università Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy)
Issue 2
Article 1
An Agent-Based Wellness Indicator: Experimental Results and Future Directions (pages 1-23)
Chitsutha Soomlek (Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand), Luigi Benedicenti (University of Regina, Regina, Canada)
Article 2
Implementation of Telecytology in Georgia for Quality Assurance Programs (pages 24-45)
Ekaterine Kldiashvili (Georgian Telemedicine Union (Association), Tbilisi, Georgia)
Article 3
Determinants of Telemedicine Utilization in Rural America: Application of the Dynamic Capability Theory (pages 46-59)
Ricky Leung (Department of Health Policy, Management, and Behavior, SUNY-Albany, Albany, NY, USA)
Article 4
Wheelchairs Embedded Control System Design for Secure Navigation with RF Signal Triangulation (pages 60-92)
Leonimer Flávio de Melo (Department of Electrical Engineering, State University of Londrina, Londrina, PR, Brazil), Felipe Andrade Allemand Borges (Department of Electrical Engineering, State University of Londrina, Londrina, PR, Brazil), João Maurício Rosário (Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, State University of Campinas, Campinas, SP, Brazil)
Issue 3
Article 1
Precision Wireless Positioning Scheme in Small Range Based on First-Order Difference and Correlation Inspection (pages 1-15)
Zhengping Li (College of Information Engineering, North China University of Technology, Beijing, China), Ziren Wang (College of Information Engineering, North China University of Technology, Beijing, China), Yongmei Zhang (College of Information Engineering, North China University of Technology, Beijing, China), Li Ma (College of Information Engineering, North China University of Technology, Beijing, China)
Article 2
Computer Physician Order Entry (CPOE): Benefits and Concerns - A Status Report (pages 16-31)
Alberto Coustasse (Graduate School of Management,College of Business,Marshall University, South Charleston, WV, USA), Joseph Shaffer (Graduate School of Management, College of Business, Marshall University, South Charleston, WV, USA), David Conley (Graduate School of Management, College of Business, Marshall University, South Charleston, WV, USA), Julia Coliflower (Graduate School of Management, College of Business, Marshall University, South Charleston, WV, USA), Stacie Deslich (Graduate School of Management, College of Business, Marshall University, South Charleston, WV, USA), Andrew Sikula (Graduate School of Management, College of Business, Marshall University, South Charleston, WV, USA)
Article 3
Study and Modeling of an Underwater Cleaning Robot (pages 32-48)
Lafaete Creomar Lima Junior (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro - UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil), Armando Carlos de Pina Filho (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro - UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil), Aloísio Carlos de Pina (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro - UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil)
Article 4
Distributed Cooperative Localization (pages 49-67)
Stefano Panzieri (University Roma Tre, Roma, Italy), Federica Pascucci (University Roma Tre, Roma, Italy), Lorenzo Sciavicco (University Roma Tre, Roma, Italy), Roberto Setola (University Campus Bio-Medico, Roma, Italy)
Issue 4
Article 1
Social Capital in Management Information Systems Literature (pages 1-17)
Hossam Ali-Hassan (York University, Toronto, ON, Canada)
Article 2
The Impact of Australia’s Government Policy on Broadband Internet Access: An Australian Experience (pages 18-35)
Qiuyan Fan (University of Western Sydney, South Penrith, NSW, Australia)
Article 3
Application of Behavioral Theory in Predicting Consumers Adoption Behavior (pages 36-54)
Mahmud Akhter Shareef (Sprott School of Business, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada), Vinod Kumar (Sprott School of Business, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada), Uma Kumar (Sprott School of Business, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada), Ahsan Akhter Hasin (Department of Industrial and Production Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh)
Article 4
On Some Lessons from Modeling Contexts in Complex Problem Solving in Information Technology (pages 55-70)
D. Petkov (Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, CT, USA), O. Petkova (Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT, USA), T. Andrew (Durban University of Technology, Durban, South Africa)
Volume 5 (2012)
Issue 1
Article 1
Dependability in Pervasive Computing: Challenges and Chances (pages 1-17)
Frank Ortmeier (Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Germany)
Article 2
The Cloud Computing as the Tool for Implementation of Virtual Organization Technology for eHealth (pages 18-34)
Ekaterine Kldiashvili (Georgian Telemedicine Union, Georgia)
Article 3
Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing: Interdisciplinary Crossroads (pages 35-67)
Richard A. Stein (Princeton University, USA)
Article 4
Security Challenges and Selected Legal Aspects for Wearable Computing (pages 68-87)
John Lindström (Luleå University of Technology, Sweden), Claas Hanken (Nemetschek Bausoftware GmbH, Germany)
Issue 2
Article 2
Newborn Verification Using Headprint (pages 15-30)
Shrikant Tiwari (Indian Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, India), Sanjay Kumar Singh (Indian Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, India)
Article 3
Dataveillance: Employee Monitoring & Information Privacy Concerns in the Workplace (pages 31-45)
Regina Connolly (Dublin City University, Ireland), Cliona McParland (Dublin City University, Ireland)
Article 4
Critique and Proposed Revision of Crew Resource Management (CRM): A New Paradigm (pages 46-72)
Ronald John Lofaro (FAA (ret.), USA), Kevin M. Smith (United Airlines (ret.) & USNR (ret.), USA)
Article 5
Digital Preservation of Cultural Heritage Collection: Among Libraries of India and Iran: A Comparative Study (pages 73-74)
Mohamed Taher (Ontario Multifaith Council, Toronto, ON, Canada)
Issue 3
Article 1
Success Factors for ICT Shared Services in the Higher Education Sector (pages 1-24)
Suraya Miskon (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia), Wasana Bandara (Queensland University of Technology, Australia), Guy G. Gable (Queensland University of Technology, Australia), Erwin Fielt (Queensland University of Technology, Australia)
Article 2
Adaptive Robot Soccer Defence Strategy via Behavioural Trail (pages 25-45)
Awang Hendrianto-Pratomo (Center for Artificial Intelligence Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia, & University Pembangunan Nasional “Veteran” Yogyakarta, Indonesia), Anton Satria Prabuwono (Center for Artificial Intelligence Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia), Siti Norul Huda Sheikh Abdullah (Center for Artificial Intelligence Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia), Mohammad Faidzul Nasrudin (Center for Artificial Intelligence Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia), Muhamad Syafiq Shohaimi (Center for Artificial Intelligence Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia), Teddy Mantoro (Advanced Informatics School, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia)
Article 3
License Plate Detection and Segmentation Using Cluster Run Length Smoothing Algorithm (pages 46-70)
Siti Norul Huda Sheikh Abdullah (Center for Artificial Intelligence Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia), Muhammad Nuruddin Sudin (Center for Artificial Intelligence Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia), Anton Satria Prabuwono (Center for Artificial Intelligence Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia), Teddy Mantoro (Advanced Informatics School, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia)
Article 4
Cloud Computing Implementation Strategy for Information Dissemination on Meteorology, Climatology, Air Quality, and Geophysics (MKKuG) (pages 71-84)
Sardjoeni Moedjiono (Budi Luhur University, Jakarta, Indonesia), Ali Mas’at (Agency of Meteorology, Meteorological, Climatology, and Geophysics (BMKG), Indonesia)
Article 5
An Empirical Investigation on Internet Privacy on Social Network Sites among Malaysian Youths (pages 85-97)
Norsaremah Salleh (International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia), Ramlah Hussein (Sri Jentayu Sdn Bh, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia), Norshidah Mohamed (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia)
Article 6
ICT Based Communication Channels Preferences towards Knowledge Sharing among Multicultural Students (pages 98-113)
Media Ayu (International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia), Swaleh Maulid Omari (International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia)
Issue 4
Article 1
Parallel ACO with a Ring Neighborhood for Dynamic TSP (pages 1-13)
Camelia M. Pintea (Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Northern University Centre, Baia Mare, Romania), Gloria Cerasela Crisan (Department of Mathematics, Informatics, and Educational Sciences, “Vasile Alecsandri” University of Bacau, Bacau, Romania), Mihai Manea (“Vasile Alecsandri” University of Bacau, Bacau, Romania)
Article 2
A Molecular Solution to the Three-Partition Problem (pages 14-29)
Maryam S. Nuser (Computer Information Systems Department, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan)
Article 3
MDABC: Motif Discovery Using Artificial Bee Colony Algorithm (pages 30-47)
Vikas Singh (ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Gwalior, Gwalior, India), Deepak Singh (Raipur Institute of Technology, Raipur, India), Ritu Tiwari (Department of Information and Communication Technology, ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Gwalior, Gwalior, India), Anupam Shukla (Department of Information and Communication Technology, ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Gwalior, Gwalior, India)
Article 4
Clock Drift Management Using Nature Inspired Algorithms (pages 48-62)
Prakash Tekchandani (ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India), Aditya Trivedi (ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India)
Article 5
Computing the Risk Indicators in Fuzzy Systems (pages 63-84)
Irina Georgescu (Department of Economic Cybernetics, Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania, & Department of Quantitative Methods, Universidad Loyola Andalucía, Cordoba, Spain)
Article 6
Classification Method for Learning Morpheme Analysis (pages 85-98)
László Kovács (Department of Information Technology, University of Miskolc, Miskolc City, Hungary)
Volume 4 (2011)
Issue 1
Article 1
The Consistency of the Medical Expert System CADIAG-2: A Probabilistic Approach (pages 1-20)
Pavel Picado Klinov (The University of Manchester, UK), Bijan Parsia (The University of Manchester, UK), David Muiño (Institut für Diskrete Mathematik und Geometrie, Austria)
Article 2
Development of a Knowledge Based System for an Intensive Care Environment Using Ontologies (pages 21-33)
Ana Torres Morgade (University of A Coruña, Spain), Marcos Martínez-Romero (University of A Coruña, Spain), José M. Vázquez-Naya (University of A Coruña, Spain), Miguel Pereira Loureiro (Meixoeiro Hospital of Vigo, Spain), Ángel González Albo (University of A Coruña, Spain), Javier Pereira Loureiro (University of A Coruña, Spain)
Article 3
Breast Cancer Diagnosis Using Optimized Attribute Division in Modular Neural Networks (pages 34-47)
Rahul Kala (Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Gwalior, India), Anupam Shukla (Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Gwalior, India), Ritu Tiwari (Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Gwalior, India)
Article 4
DISMON: Using Social Web and Semantic Technologies to Monitor Diseases in Limited Environments (pages 48-59)
Ángel M. Lagares-Lemos (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain), Miguel Lagares-Lemos (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain), Ricardo Colomo-Palacios (Østfold University College, Norway), Ángel García-Crespo (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain), Juan Miguel Gómez-Berbís (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain)
Issue 2
Article 1
Self-Organizing Tree Using Artificial Ants (pages 1-16)
Hanene Azzag (Université Paris 13, France), Mustapha Lebbah (Université Paris 13, France)
Article 2
Co-Evolutionary Algorithms Based on Mixed Strategy (pages 17-30)
Wei Hou (Harbin Engineering University and Northeast Agricultural University, China), HongBin Dong (Harbin Engineering University, China), GuiSheng Yin (Harbin Engineering University, China)
Article 3
A Hyper-Heuristic Using GRASP with Path-Relinking: A Case Study of the Nurse Rostering Problem (pages 31-42)
He Jiang (Dalian University of Technology, China), Junying Qiu (Dalian University of Technology, China), Jifeng Xuan (Dalian University of Technology, China)
Article 4
Pareto Artificial Life Algorithm for Multi-Objective Optimization (pages 43-60)
Jin-Dae Song (Hyosung Ebara Engineering Co., Korea), Bo-Suk Yang (Pukyong National University, Korea)
Article 5
An Optimization Model for the Identification of Temperature in Intelligent Building (pages 61-69)
ZhenYa Zhang (Anhui University of Architecture and University of Science and Technology of China, China), HongMei Cheng (Anhui University of Architecture, China), ShuGuang Zhang (University of Science and Technology of China, China)
Article 6
Research of Biogeography-Based Multi-Objective Evolutionary Algorithm (pages 70-80)
Hongwei Mo (Harbin Engineering University, China), Zhidan Xu (Harbin Engineering University, China)
Issue 3
Article 1
The Effects of Investments in Information Technology on Firm Performance: An Investor Perspective (pages 1-13)
Jeffrey Wong (University of Nevada, Reno, USA), Kevin E. Dow (University of Alaska, Anchorage, USA)
Article 2
Design of an Integrated Project Management Information System for Large Scale Public Projects: Iranian Case Study (pages 14-28)
Mona Taghavi (University Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia), Ahmed Patel (University Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia, and Kingston University, UK), Hamed Taghavi (Iranian Strategic Information Solutions Company (ISISCO), Iran)
Article 3
An Aspect Oriented Component Based Archetype Driven Development (pages 29-49)
Rachit Mohan Garg (Jaypee University of Information Technology, India), Deepak Dahiya (Jaypee University of Information Technology, India)
Article 4
Software Developers in India and Norway: Professional or National Cultures? (pages 50-63)
Gheorghita Ghinea (Brunel University, UK, and Norwegian School of Information Technology, Norway), Bendik Bygstad (Norwegian School of Information Technology, Norway), Manoranjan Satpathy (Abo Akademi University, Finland)
Issue 4
Article 1
Secure Electronic Healthcare Records Management in Wireless Environments (pages 1-17)
Petros Belsis (Technological Education Institute, Greece), Christos Skourlas (Technological Education Institute, Greece), Stefanos Gritzalis (University of the Aegean, Greece)
Article 2
Enhancing the Disaster Recovery Plan Through Virtualization (pages 18-40)
Dennis Guster (St. Cloud State University, USA), Olivia F. Lee (Northwest University, USA)
Article 3
The Value of Government Mandated Location-Based Services in Emergencies in Australia (pages 41-68)
Anas Aloudat (The University of Jordan, Jordan), Katina Michael (University of Wollongong, Australia), Roba Abbas (University of Wollongong, Australia), Mutaz Al-Debei (The University of Jordan, Jordan)
Volume 3 (2010)
Issue 1
Article 1
Older Adults and Diffusion of Assistive Web-Base Technologies (pages 1-12)
Senaka Fernando (Brunel University, UK), Arthur Money (Brunel University, UK), Tony Elliman (Brunel University, UK), Lorna Lines (Brunel University, UK)
Article 2
Interorganisational Networks of Pressure and Influence: A Study of B2B in the Thai Tourism Industry (pages 13-27)
Savanid Vatanasakdakul (Macquarie University, Australia), Chadi Aoun (Macquarie University, Australia)
Article 3
Implementing Electronic Invoicing in a Textile and Cleanliness Company – Impacts on Buyer-Seller Relationships (pages 28-42)
Esko Penttinen (Helsinki School of Economics, Finland), Petri Hallikainen (Helsinki School of Economics, Finland), Tuija Salomäki (Helsinki School of Economics, Finland)
Article 4
New Frontiers in Industrial Organizations (pages 43-54)
Farley Simon Nobre (Federal University of Parana, Brazil), Andrew M. Tobias (University of Birmingham, UK), David S. Walker (University of Birmingham, UK)
Article 5
Applying Cognitive Theories to Evaluate Conceptual Models in Systems Analysis (pages 55-72)
Stephen Rockwell (University of Tulsa, USA), Akhilesh Bajaj (University of Tulsa, USA)
Issue 2
Article 1
Automatic Image and Speech Recognition Based on Neural Network (pages 1-17)
Dariusz Król (Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland), Boguslaw Szlachetko (Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland)
Article 2
Extending the Social Identity of Information Systems: Telemedicine Transfer to Sub-Saharan Africa (pages 18-33)
Pratim Datta (Kent State University, USA), Victor W. Mbarika (Southern University, USA), Chitu Okoli (Concordia University Montréal, Canada)
Article 3
An Efficient Network Utilization Scheme for Optical Burst Switched Networks (pages 34-49)
Rajneesh Randhawa (Regional Institute of Management and Computer Sciences, India), J.S. Sohal (Ludhiana College of Engineering and Technology, India), Amit Kumar Garg (Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (J&K), India), R. S. Kaler (Thapar University, India)
Article 4
Perceived and Actual Web Page Loading Delay: What Difference Do Predictive Feedback Information (PFI) Cues Make? (pages 50-66)
Mohamed El Louadi (Tunis University, Tunisia), Imen Ben Ali (Tunis University, Tunisia)
Issue 3
Article 1
Templates for the Development of Business Technology Strategies (pages 1-10)
Stephen J. Andriole (Villanova University, USA)
Article 2
Business Technology Strategy for a: Specialty Chemicals Company (pages 11-18)
Anne Wilms (Villanova University, USA), Stephen J. Andriole (Villanova University, USA)
Article 3
Business Technology Strategy for an Energy Information Company (pages 19-42)
Stephen J. Andriole (Villanova University, USA)
Article 4
Business Technology Strategy for a Major Real Estate and Mortgage Brokerage Company (pages 43-53)
Charlton Monsanto (Villanova University, USA), Stephen J. Andriole (Villanova University, USA)
Article 5
Business Technology Strategy for an Energy Management Company (pages 54-65)
Nora Swimm (Villanova University, USA), Stephen J. Andriole (Villanova University, USA)
Issue 4
Article 1
Comparing the Effect of Use Case Format on End User Understanding of System Requirements (pages 1-20)
Balsam A. Mustafa (Swinburne University of Technology - Sarawak, Malaysia)
Article 2
Application of Evolutionary Algorithms for Humanoid Robot Motion Planning (pages 21-33)
G. Capi (University of Toyama, Japan), K. Mitobe (Yamagata University, Japan)
Article 3
ERP Systems in Hospitals: A Case Study (pages 34-50)
Bernabé Escobar-Pérez (University of Seville, Spain), Tomás Escobar-Rodríguez (University of Huelva, Spain), Pedro Monge-Lozano (University of Huelva, Spain)
Article 4
The Four Paradigms of Archival History (pages 51-82)
Iván Székely (Open Society Archives at Central European University, Hungary)
Volume 2 (2009)
Issue 1
Article 1
Subgroup Biases in Partially-Distributed Collaboration (pages 1-18)
Nathan Bos (John Hopkins University, USA), Judith S. Olson (University of California-Irvine, USA), Ning Nan (University of Oklahoma, USA), Arik cheshin (Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Israel)
Article 2
Artificial Intelligence Heuristic for Combinatorial Routing Problem (pages 19-38)
R. Dhanalakshmi (D-Link India Ltd., India), T. Arunkumar (Vellore Instituteof Technology, India), P. Parthiban (National Institute of Technology, India), K. Ganesh (Tata Consultancy Services Limited, India)
Article 3
Economic Analysis of Airline Tickets and the Role of IT in Affecting the Aviation Industry (pages 39-52)
Evon M.O. Abu-Taieh (Civil Aviation Regulatory Commission & Arab Academy, Jordan)
Article 4
A Distributed Dynamic Channel Allocation Scheme in Cellular Communication Networks (pages 53-69)
Hussein Al-Bahadili (The Arab Academy for Banking & Financial Sciences, Jordan), Arafat Abu Mallouh (The Hashemite University, Jordan)
Article 5
Governing Information Technology (IT) and Security Vulnerabilities: Empirical Study Applied on the Jordanian Industrial Companies (pages 70-85)
Asim El Sheikh (The Arab Academy for Banking & Financial Sciences, Jordan), Husam A. Abu Khadra (The Arab Academy for Banking & Financial Sciences, Jordan)
Issue 2
Article 1
Role of Wireless Grids in Outsourcing and Offshoring: Approaches, Architectures, and Technical Challenges (pages 1-10)
Ashish Agarwal (Carnegie Mellon University, USA), Amar Gupta (University of Arizona and MIT, USA)
Article 2
Supplier Capabilities and eSourcing Relationships: A Psychological Contract Perspective (pages 11-27)
Vanita Yadav (Management Development Institute, India), Mahadeo Jaiswal (Management Development Institute, India)
Article 3
Decision Making Concerning the Acquisition and Use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in Medical Practices: Do These Differ Between Male and Female General Practitioners (GPs)? (pages 28-41)
R.C. MacGregor (University of Wollongong, Australia), P.N. Hyland (University of Wollongong, Australia), C. Harvie (University of Wollongong, Australia)
Article 4
An Evaluation of Multiple Approaches for Federating Biological Data (pages 42-64)
Zhiming Wang (University of Georgia, USA), Xin Gao (University of Pennsylvania, USA), Congzhou He (University of Georgia, USA), John A. Miller (University of Georgia, USA), Jessica C. Kissinger (University of Georgia, USA), Mark Heiges (University of Georgia, USA), Cristina Aurrecoechea (University of Georgia, USA), Eileen T. Kraemer (University of Georgia, USA), C. Pennington (University of Georgia, USA)
Article 5
A New Theory of Cognition and Software Implementations in Information Technology (pages 65-89)
Tom Adi (Management Information Technologies, Inc., USA), O. K. Ewell (Management Information Technologies, Inc., USA), Patricia Adi (Management Information Technologies, Inc., USA), Tim Vogel (Heur-e-ka, LLC, USA)
Issue 3
Article 1
Flexible Negotiation Modeling by Using Colored Petri Nets (pages 1-16)
Quan Bai (University of Wollongong, Australia), Minjie Zhang (University of Wollongong, Australia), Kwang Mong Sim (Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Korea)
Article 2
Embedded Relationships in Information Services: A Study of Remote Diagnostics (pages 17-34)
Katrin Jonsson (Umeå University, Sweden)
Article 3
Integration of Knowledge Resources in R&D Organizations: A Human Resource Management Perspective (pages 35-48)
Valentina Janev (The Mihajlo Pupin Institute, Serbia), Sanja Vraneš (The Mihailo Pupin Institute, Serbia)
Article 4
Data Modeling for Tools and Technologies for the Analysis and Synthesis of NANOstructures (TASNANO) Project (pages 49-70)
M. Giacomini (University of Genoa, Italy), L. Pastorino (University of Genoa, Italy), F. Caneva Soumetz (University of Genoa, Italy), J.A. Mielczarski (LEM, UMR 7569 INPL/CNRS, France), E. Mielczarski (LEM, UMR 7569 I NPL/CNRS, France), Ivo Rangelow (University of Kassel, Germany), Teodor Gotszalk (University of Wroclaw, Poland)
Article 5
A Methodology to Extract a New Set of Core Indicators of the Information Society (pages 71-95)
P. Hanafizadeh (Allameh Tabataba’i University, Iran), M. Khodabakhshi (Isfahan University of Technology, Iran), M. R. Hanafizadeh (Islamic Azad University, Iran)
Issue 4
Article 1
Police Operational Planning and Crime Detection through Adopting an Information Systems Approach (pages 1-16)
Peter Kinloch (Liverpool John Moores University, UK), Hulya Francis (Liverpool John Moores University, UK), Michael Francis (Liverpool John Moores University, UK), Mark Taylor (Liverpool John Moores University, UK)
Article 2
On the Use of Intelligent Systems for the Modelling of Financial Literacy Parameters (pages 17-35)
H. Tawfik (Liverpool Hope University, UK), R. Huang (Liverpool Hope University, UK), M. Samy (Liverpool Hope University, UK), A.K. Nagar (Liverpool Hope University, UK)
Article 3
Semantic Metadata Interoperability and Inference-Based Querying in Digital Repositories (pages 36-52)
Dimitrios A. Koutsomitropoulos (University of Patras, Greece), Georgia D. Solomou (University of Patras, Greece), Andreas D. Alexopoulos (University of Patras, Greece), Theodore S. Papatheodorou (University of Patras, Greece)
Article 4
Electronic Government: Assimilation Gaps and Implications (pages 53-66)
Nabeel A. Al-Qirim (UAE University, Al-Ain, UAE)
Article 5
Arabic Phonetic Dictionaries for Speech Recognition (pages 67-80)
Mohamed Ali (King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia), Moustafa Elshafei (King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia), Mansour Al-Ghamdi (King Abdulaziz City of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia), Husni Al-Muhtaseb (King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia)
Article 6
Parallelization and Performance Evaluation of an Edge Detection Algorithm on a Streaming Multi-Core Engine (pages 81-91)
Hashir Karim Kidwai (UAE University, UAE), Fadi N. Sibai (UAE University, UAE), Tamer Rabie (UAE University, UAE)
Volume 1 (2008)
Issue 1
Article 1
A Generic Framework for Bluetooth Promoted Multimedia on Demand (BlueProMoD) (pages 1-13)
Panayotis Fouliras (University of Macedonia, Greece), Nikolaos Samaras (University of Macedonia, Greece)
Article 2
Changing Healthcare Institutions with Large Information Technology Projects (pages 14-26)
Matthew W. Guah (Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
Article 3
Fuzzy Logic in Medicine (pages 27-33)
Michelle LaBrunda (Cabrini Medical Center, USA), Andrew LaBrunda (University of Guam, USA)
Article 4
Article 5
The FIFTH Perspective: Extending the Balanced Scorecard for Outsourcing (pages 47-56)
Preeti Goyal (Management Development Institute, India), Bhimaraya A. Metri (Management Development Institute, India)
Article 6
Agile Software Processes for the 24-Hour Knowledge Factory Environment (pages 57-71)
Nathan Denny (University of Arizona, USA), Igor Crk (University of Arizona, USA), Ravi Sheshu (University of Arizona, USA)
Article 7
Information Technology/Systems Offshore Outsourcing: Key Risks and Success Factors (pages 72-92)
Mahesh S. Raisinghani (Texas Woman’s University, USA), Brandi Starr (Texas Woman’s University, USA), Blake Hickerson (Texas Woman’s University, USA), Marshelle Morrison (Texas Woman’s University, USA), Michael Howard (Texas Woman’s University, USA)
Issue 2
Article 1
Leveraging Knowledge Reuse and Systems Agility in the Outsourcing Era (pages 1-20)
Igor Crk (University of Arizona, USA), Dane Sorensen (Raytheon Missile System, USA), Amit Mitra (TCS Global Consulting Practice, USA)
Article 2
Outsourcing Non-Core Business Processes: An Exploratory Study (pages 21-37)
Adriana Romaniello (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain), B. Dawn Medlin (Appalachian State University, USA)
Article 3
Offshoring in the Pharmaceutical Industry (pages 38-53)
Jason McCoy (Global Seawater, Inc., USA), Johannes Sarx (ALCIMED, France)
Article 4
Voice-Based Approach for Surmounting Spatial and Temporal Separations (pages 54-60)
Kate O’Toole (GreenSun and Kastle Data Systems, USA), Srividhya Subramanian (Univesity of Arizona, USA), Nathan Denny (Univesity of Arizona, USA)
Article 5
Information Systems, Offshore Outsourcing, and Relevancy in the Business School Curriculum (pages 61-77)
William J. Tastle (University of Iceland and Ithaca College, USA), Bruce A. White (Quinnipiac University, USA), Arsaell Valfells (University of Iceland, Iceland), Peter Shackleton (Victoria University, Australia)
Article 6
Transformation from the Information Age to the Conceptual Age: Impact on Outsourcing (pages 78-86)
A.B. Patki (Governement of India, India), Tapasya Patki (University of Arizona, USA), Mahesh Kulkarni (Center for Development of Advanced Computing, India)
Issue 3
Article 1
Experiences in Ethical Usability Testing with Children (pages 1-13)
Kirsten Ellis (Monash University, Australia), Marian Quigley (Monash University, Australia), Mark Power (Monash University, Australia)
Article 2
Social Interaction with a Conversational Agent: An Exploratory Study (pages 14-26)
Yun-Ke. Chang (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore), Miguel A. Morales-Arroyo (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore), Mark Chavez (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore), Jaime Jimenez-Guzman (National University of Mexico, Mexico)
Article 3
On Bias-Variance Analysis for Probabilistic Logic Models (pages 27-40)
Huma Lodhi (Imperial College London, UK)
Article 4
Intelligent Biometric System: A Case Study (pages 41-56)
Anupam Shukla (Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Technology and Management, India), Ritu Tiwari (Rungta College of Engineering & Technology, India)
Issue 4
Article 1
Analysis and Modelling of Hierarchical Fuzzy Logic Systems (pages 1-10)
Masoud Mohammadian (University of Canberra, Australia)
Article 2
The Use of Outsourcing as a Business Strategy: A Case Study (pages 11-24)
Ram B. Misra (Montclair State University, USA)
Article 3
Offshoring Entertainment and Media to India (pages 25-40)
Alyssa D. Schwender (Lions Gate Entertainment, USA), Christopher J.M. Leet (Intuit Inc., USA)
Article 4
A Paradigmatic and Methodological Review of Research in Outsourcing (pages 41-61)
Vanita Yadav (Management Development Institute, India), Rajen K. Gupta (Management Development Institute, India)
Article 5
A Unified Approach To Fractal Dimensions (pages 62-85)
Witold Kinsner (University of Manitoba, Canada)