CSE Awards

Faculty Awards

  • Sep-2018: Best Student Paper Award at the IEEE International Symposium on Sensing and Instrumentation in IoT Era (ISSI), 2018.
  • Faculty Members: Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Imran Zulkernan
  • May-2018: AUS Excellence in Research.
  • Faculty Member: Dr. Khaled El-Fakih
  • Nov-2015: Global Engineering Deans Council (GEDC) Airbus Diversity Award.
  • Faculty Member: Dr. Fadi Aloul
  • Nov-2014: Sheikh Rashid's Award for Outstanding Scientific Achievement.
  • Faculty Member: Dr. Fadi Aloul
  • Nov-2013: Abdul Hameed Shoman Award for Young Arab Researchers.
  • Faculty Member: Dr. Fadi Aloul
  • May-2011: AUS Excellence in Teaching Award.
  • Faculty Member: Dr. Fadi Aloul
  • Apr-2009: Sheikh Khalifa Award For Higher Education.
  • Faculty Member: Dr. Fadi Aloul
  • Apr-2006: AUS Excellence in Research.
  • Faculty Member: Dr. Tarik Ozkul

Students Awards

    Sep-2018: Best Student Paper Award at the IEEE International Symposium on Sensing and Instrumentation in IoT Era (ISSI), 2018.
  • Student(s): Shams Shapsoughsha
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Imran Zulkernan
  • Project Title: Securing Low-Resource Edge Devices for IoT Systems.
  • May-2018: Graduate Student Research, Scholarly, and Creative Work Excellence Award at the 2017/18 AUS Awards for Excellence in Graduate Studies.
  • Student(s): Ragini Gupta
  • May-2018: 1st place in the Annual Student Research Awards Sponsored by the Sharjah Islamic Bank (SIB) .
  • Student(s): Mohammed Elnawawy, Abid Farhan and Ahmed Mohamed(MCE)
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Assim Saghayroon and Dr. Lotfi Romdhane
  • Project Title: Cable-Driven Robotic Gait Rehabilitation System.
  • May-2018: Grand Prize at the First Annual Engineering Design and Innovation Competition and Exposition (EDICE) .
  • Student(s): Abdalla AlShamsi, Abdulla Alhi, Mohammad AlMarashda and Saud AlQasimi
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Imran Zulkernan
  • Project Title: Improving Drivers' Safety by Using Vehicle to Vehicle Communication.
  • May-2018: 1st place in the 5G competition hosted by Intel, Ericsson and Etisalat .
  • Student(s): Jayroop Ramesh, Saad Bashar, and Abdullah Ahmed
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Tarik Ozkul
  • Project Title: 5G Distributed Cloud Processing.
  • May-2018: 3rd place in the 5G competition hosted by Intel, Ericsson and Etisalat.
  • Student(s): Bashar Aljabery (CSE), Marawan Elbaradicy (ELE), and Mustafa Aljassim (ELE)
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Mahmoud Ibrahim and Dr. Amer Zakaria
  • Project Title: 5G for Hearing Impaired People.
  • Apr-2018: 1st place in the OPCDE CTF Security Competition, held under the OPCDE Conference .
  • Student(s): Omar Elgafri
  • Mar-2018: 4th place at the Annual Gulf Programming Contest (GPC’2018) held at Zayed University.
  • Student(s): Omar Sobhy, Hussain Abbasi, Gehad Abouarab
  • Coaches(s): Dr. Ghassan Qadah, Dr. Gerassimos Barlas, and Dr. Salam Dhao
  • Mar-2018: 2nd place at the 2018 UAE National Cyber Security CTF competition, supported by Dubai Electronic Security Center (DESC) and the Government of Dubai.
  • Student(s): Omar Elgafri and CSE alumna Mina Ghaly
  • Mar-2018: 1st place in the UAE Hackathon, Data for Happiness (Sharjah).
  • Student(s): Mumtaz Ummar, Arwa Alblooshi, Donthi Sankalpa, Karam Ahfid, Ahmad Khater, Labeeba Begum, Hassan Al Ali
  • Feb-2018: 2nd place in the Space Hackathon Challenge 2018 conducted by Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC).
  • Student(s): Asif Towheed (CSE), Hussain Abbasi (CSE), Nasir Khalid (ELE)
  • Nov-2017: 3rd place at the Global Round of Accenture Digital Hackathon - Global Connected Edition held at Accenture Digital Innovation Hub, Dubai
  • Student(s): Jayroop Ramesh (CSE), Saad Bashar (CSE), Wasif Kiyani (CSE), Taha Ameen (ELE), and Usama Iqbal (ELE)
  • Nov-2017: 1st place at the Local Round of Accenture Digital Hackathon - Global Connected Edition held at Accenture Digital Innovation Hub, Dubai
  • Student(s): Jayroop Ramesh (CSE), Saad Bashar (CSE), Wasif Kiyani (CSE), Taha Ameen (ELE), and Usama Iqbal (ELE)
  • Nov-2017: 1st place in the Al Noor Assistive TechX 2017, Dubai
  • Student(s): Niha Thodika, Aranyak Ghosh, Gehad Aboarab, Hussain Abbasi, and Mohammad Atallah
  • Project Title: Android application for blind and dyslexic people
  • Nov-2017: Special Recognition Award at the WETEX 2017 Emirates Energy Awards
  • Student(s): Mais Haj Hassan, Mohammad Abdelsalam, Mohannad Baseet and Mustapha Ezzeddine
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Ali, and Dr. Taha Landolsi
  • Project Title: IOT-Based Smart Utility Meters.
  • Oct-2017: 1st place in Intelak Aviation & Travel Incubator Competition
  • Student(s): Nova Rahman(CSE), Ahmed El Sayed Elrayes, and Mohamed Hag Al (ELE)
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Amer Zakaria, Dr. Mahmoud Ibrahim
  • Project Title: Foreign Object Debris Detection and Collection at Airport Runways.
  • May-2017: 1st place in the the Sixth NYU Abu Dhabi Hackathon, Abu Dhabi
  • Student(s): Amro Alabsi Aljundi
  • Project Title: Hiat (Life)
  • May-2017: 2nd place in the the Sixth NYU Abu Dhabi Hackathon, Abu Dhabi
  • Student(s): Khaled Abul Borghol
  • Project Title: 3ndi Headache (I have a Headache)
  • Apr-2017: 1st place in the UAE National Cyber Security Capture The Flag Competition held under the OPCDE Conference, Dubai
  • Student(s): Mina Mahfouz Ghaly
  • Apr-2017: 1st place in the UAE Cyber Quest Security Competition organized by the National Electronic Security Authority (NESA), Abu Dhabi
  • Student(s): Omar Naser Hamdan
  • Apr-2017: 3rd place in the UAE Cyber Quest Security Competition organized by the National Electronic Security Authority (NESA), Abu Dhabi
  • Student(s): Inas Zaki
  • Feb-2017: 1st place in the Future Generation Competition at Middle East Electricity Awards
  • Student(s): Mais Haj Hassan, Mohammad Abdelsalam, Mohannad Baseet and Mustapha Ezzeddine
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Ali, and Dr. Taha Landolsi
  • Project Title: IOT-Based Smart Utility Meters.
  • Nov-2016: 2nd place at the Accenture Digital Connected Hackathon held at Accenture Digital Innovation Hub, Dubai
  • Student(s): Omar Hamdan, Leen El Chaar, Bashir Jarrah, Hassan Shanableh, and Inas Zaki
  • Nov-2016: 1st place at the GE DigiNation Hackathon held at AUS
  • Student(s): Omar Hamdan, Leen El Chaar, Bashir Jarrah, Hassan Shanableh, and Inas Zaki
  • Nov-2016: 2nd place at the GE DigiNation Hackathon held at AUS
  • Student(s): Nada Abdalgawad
  • Nov-2016: 2nd place at the Cyber Security Awareness Week - Embedded Security Challenge Competition (CSAW'16) organized by NYU-AD.
  • Student(s): Salsabeel Shapsough, Shams Shapsough, Mazin Alikarar, and Aly ElHakim
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Ali, and Dr. Fadi Aloul
  • May-2016: 1st place among the Computer Science and Engineering category at the Annual Engineering Senior Design Projects Poster Competition held at AUS.
  • Student(s): Nihal Abdulla Nasar, Abdelaziz Alzarouni, Salama Alfalasi
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Tamer Shanableh
  • Project Title: Child Monitoring Application.
  • May-2016: 2nd place at the IEEE UAE Student Day (Senior Design) Competition held at Al Ain University of Science and Technology.
  • Student(s): Abdulwahab Sahyoun, Karim Chehab, Osama Al Madani
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Assim Sagahyroon
  • Project Title: One-stop Parkinson mHealth (ParkNosis).
  • Apr-2016: 2nd place at the 2015-2016 Sharjah Islamic Bank (SIB) Student Research Award Competition.
  • Student(s): Anza Shaikh, Heba Saleous, and Ragini Gupta
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Assim Sagahyroon
  • Project Title: Read2Me : A Reading Aid for the Visually Impaired.
  • Jun-2015: 1st place among the Computer Science and Engineering category at the Annual Engineering Senior Design Projects Poster Competition held at AUS.
  • Student(s): Benna Iqbal, Maryam Hassan and Samina Abdul-Rahman
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Rana Ahmed.
  • Project Title: GPark - License Plate Recognition Using Google Glass
  • May-2015: 1st place at the Third Annual UAE Undergraduate Student Research Competition held at Abu Dhabi University.
  • Student(s): Ahmed Awad, Shams Shabsough and Youssef Elkhorazaty
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Imran Zualkernan
  • Project Title: Emotion Detection Using Smartphones.
  • May-2015: Sharjah Sustainability Award 2014-2015 Outstanding Students’ Team category under the “Smart Application for Information” domain.
  • Student(s): Nihal Abdulla Abdul Nasar, Mohammed Rashid and Rizwan Hassan Bakhsh
  • Jun-2014: 1st place at the UOWD UAE Software Development Trade Show, 2014 orginized by UOWD.
  • Student(s): Haya Hasan and Basel Safieh
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Assim Sagahyroon
  • Project Title: Lung++: Android Based System for the Diagnosis and Monitoring of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
  • May-2014: 2nd place at the 9th Mobile Application Contest held at Khalifa University.
  • Student(s): Haya Hasan and Basel Safieh
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Assim Sagahyroon
  • Project Title: Lung++: Android Based System for the Diagnosis and Monitoring of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
  • Apr-2014: 1st place at the Gulf Programming Contest held at Khalifa University.
  • Student(s): Omar Almheiri, Mohamed Amer and Abdel Rahman Elghassnawi
  • Coaches(s): Dr. Ghassan Qadah and Dr. Gerassimos Barlas
  • Mar-2014: 2nd place at Sharjah Islamic Bank (SIB) Student Research Award Competition.
  • Student(s): Farah Al-Haddad, Rona Kanbar, Ruba Abu-Salma, and Sarah Al-Otaibi
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Imran Zualkernan
  • Project Title: CrashDetect: A Smartphone Application to Detect Car Accidents.
  • May-2013: 1st place among the Computer Science and Engineering category at the Annual Engineering Senior Design Projects Poster Competition held at AUS.
  • Student(s): Arwa Awan, Hiba Riaz, Marina Rofail and Riham Abdel
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Imran Zualkernan
  • Project Title: Low-Cost Clickers for Developing Countries.
  • Mar-2013: 1st place at the Gulf Programming Contest held at Khalifa University.
  • Student(s): Omar Al Muhairi, Abdul Rahim Haddad, and Mohamed Amer
  • Coaches(s): Dr. Ghassan Qadah and Dr. Gerassimos Barlas
  • Apr-2013: 3rd place at the Emirates Foundation Think Science Competition.
  • Student(s): Humaid Yousif Al Ali and May Hamad Al Merri
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Imran Zualkernan
  • Project Title: iBump - Accident Auto-Detect System.
  • Feb-2013: 4th place at the 2011-2012 Sharjah Islamic Bank (SIB) Student Research Award Competition.
  • Student(s): Shamma Al Qassim, Madhumeta Ganesh, Shaheen Khoja and Meher Zaidi
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Assim Sagahyroon
  • Project Title: Effective Mobile Platform for Detecting Sleep Apnea.
  • May-2012: 2nd place at the Microsoft Imagine Cup UAE Competition.
  • Student(s): Shamma Al Qassim, Mahdumeta Ganesh, Shaheen Khoja and Meher Zaidi
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Assim Sagahyroon
  • Project Title: Sleep Apnea Monitor (SAM).
  • May-2012: du Mobile Development Award.
  • Student(s): Shamma Al Qassim, Mahdumeta Ganesh, Shaheen Khoja and Meher Zaidi
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Assim Sagahyroon
  • Project Title: Sleep Apnea Monitor (SAM).
  • May-2012: 3rd place at IEEE UAE Student Day (Senior Design) Competition held at HCT.
  • Student(s): Shamma Al Qassim, Mahdumeta Ganesh, Shaheen Khoja and Meher Zaidi
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Assim Sagahyroon
  • Project Title: Sleep Apnea Monitor (SAM).
  • Apr-2012: 2nd place at 7th National Mobile Contest organized by Khalifa University and Khalifa Fund.
  • Student(s): Shamma Al Qassim, Mahdumeta Ganesh, Shaheen Khoja and Meher Zaidi
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Assim Sagahyroon
  • Project Title: Sleep Apnea Monitor (SAM).
  • Mar-2012: 1st place at the Gulf Programming Contest held at Khalifa University.
  • Student(s): Omar Al Muhairi, Kareem Habib, and Munir Bahderi
  • Coaches(s): Dr. Ghassan Qadah and Dr. Gerassimos Barlas
  • Nov-2011: The Extreme Programming Award at the 14th Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) - Arab Collegiate Programming Contest held at the Lebanese American University in Beirut.
  • Student(s): Omar Khalifa Al Muhairi, Ahmed Tarek El Sayed and Abdul Rahim Haddad
  • Coaches(s): Dr. Ghassan Qadah, Dr. Gerassimos Barlas and Dr. Khaled El-Fakih
  • Apr-2011: 1st place at the Gulf Programming Contest held at University of Shariah.
  • Student(s): Nour Nour, Omar Al Reyami, and Omar Al Muhairi
  • Coaches(s): Dr. Ghassan Qadah
  • May-2009: 3rd place at the Mobile Application Contest held at Khalifa University.
  • Student(s): Ali Al-Shami, Ibrahim Al-Midfa, and Rami Moutassem
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Assim Sagahyroon
  • Project Title: Locate-ME - Efficient Wi-Fi Based Tracking System.
  • Dec-2009: 1st place in the student poster competition at the Fifth International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology, organized by UAE University.
  • Student(s): Sarah Amiri, Noor Al Jawhari, and Elaheh Askari
  • Advisor(s): Dr. A.R. Al-Ali, Dr. Assim Sagahyroon and Dr. Fadi Aloul
  • Project Title: Wireless RFID Controlled Parking Lot.
  • May-2009: 3rd place at the Made in UAE Competition held at the American University in Dubai.
  • Student(s): Sarah Amiri, Noor Al Jawhari, and Elaheh Askari
  • Advisor(s): Dr. A.R. Al-Ali, Dr. Assim Sagahyroon and Dr. Fadi Aloul
  • Project Title: Wireless RFID Controlled Parking Lot.
  • May-2008: 1st place at the Mobile Application Contest held at Khalifa University.
  • Student(s): Syed Zahidi, Mariam Ahmed, and Noor Al-Nazli
  • Advisor(s): Dr. A.R. Al-Ali, Dr. Assim Sagahyroon and Dr. Fadi Aloul
  • Project Title: Two Factor Authentication Using Mobile Phones.
  • Nov-2007: 3rd place at the "Made In the Arab world competition.
  • Student(s): Nada R. Aji, Amin A. Al-Zarouni, and Nassar H. Fakhro
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. A.R. Al-Ali
  • Project Title: Tracking Lost Kids using RFID.
  • Nov-2007: 1st place at the Best Student Poster Competition in the 4th International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology, organized by UAE University.
  • Student(s): Nada R. Aji, Amin A. Al-Zarouni, and Nassar H. Fakhro
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. A.R. Al-Ali
  • Project Title: Tracking Lost Kids using RFID.
  • May-2007: 2nd place at the Mobile Application Contest held at Khalifa University.
  • Student(s): Nancy Salem, Omar Al-Omar, and Sahar Shehada
  • Advisor(s): Dr. Fadi Aloul and Dr. Assim Sagahyroon
  • Project Title: M-Stock: Efficient Stock Monitoring for Mobile Users.