The following are my publications, listed in reverse chronological order (i.e., newest first).

Note: Many of these papers are copyright of the publishing organization and are posted here with their permission. Re-distribution of them for profit or commercial advantage is prohibited except with explicit permission of the copyright holder. Please refer to the relevant copyright notices.

Journals

  1. Incorporating DRAGON12-light trainer board in an introductory microprocessors course [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh, Discover Education Journal, February 2024.
  2. Parallel multi-GPU Implementation of Fast Decoupled Power Flow Solver with Hybrid Architecture [PDF]
    Lei Zeng, Shadi Alawneh, and Seyed Ali Arefifar, Cluster Computing Journal, June 2023.
  3. A Review of High-Performance Computing Methods for Power Flow Analysis [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh, Lei Zeng and Seyed Ali Arefifar, Mathematics Journal as part of the Special Issue High Performance Computing and Optimization: Methods and Applications, vol. 11, No. 11, May 2023.
  4. Prediction and Analysis of Heart Diseases Using Heterogeneous Computing Platform [PDF]
    Giribabu Sinnapolu, Shadi Alawneh and Simon R. Dixon, Mathematics Journal as part of the Special Issue High Performance Computing and Optimization: Methods and Applications, vol. 11, No. 8, April 2023.
  5. Neural Network Implementation for Lane Tracking in Self-Driving Cars [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh and Ayomide Yusuf, London Journal of Research in Computer Science and Technology, vol. 22, pp. 1-14, 2022.
  6. GPU-Based Sparse Power Flow Studies with Modified Newton’s Method [PDF]
    Lei Zeng, Shadi Alawneh and Seyed Ali Arefifar, The IEEE Access, vol. 9, pp. 153226-153239, 2021.
  7. Optimization of Gabor Filters by Employing NVIDIA GPUs in Python [PDF]
    Conner McInnes and Shadi Alawneh,The Journal of Image and Graphics, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 146-151, December 2021.
  8. Cybersecurity in a Post-Quantum World: How Quantum Computing Will Forever Change the World of Cybersecurity [PDF]
    Marc Nahed and Shadi Alawneh, American Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Vol. 4, No. 2, 2020, pp. 81-93, December 2020.
  9. Intelligent Wearable Heart Rate Sensor Implementation for In-Vehicle Infotainment and Assistance [PDF]
    Giribabu Sinnapolu and Shadi Alawneh, The Internet of Things: Engineering Cyber Physical Human Systems, August 2020.
  10. Predicting Pedestrian Intention to Cross The Road [PDF]
    Karam Abughalieh and Shadi Alawneh, The IEEE Access Journal, Volume 8, Pages 72558-72569, April 2020.
  11. A Survey of Parallel Implementations for Model Predictive Control [PDF]
    Karam Abughalieh and Shadi Alawneh, The IEEE Access Journal, Volume 7, Pages 34348-34360, March 2019.
  12. A Survey of GPU Implementations for Hyperspectral Image Classification in Remote Sensing [PDF]
    Ayomide Yusuf and Shadi Alawneh, The Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing, Volume 44, 2018, Issue 5, Pages 532-550, February 2019.
  13. Integrating Wearables with Cloud-Based Communication for Health Monitoring and Emergency Assistance [PDF]
    Giribabu Sinnapolu and Shadi Alawneh, The Internet of Things: Engineering Cyber Physical Human Systems, Volumes 1–2, Pages 40-54, August 2018.
  14. GPU Implementation of Sales Forecasting with Linear Regression [PDF]
    Ayomide Yusuf and Shadi Alawneh, International Journal of Innovative Research in Computer Science & Technology (IJIRCST), vol 6, No. 4, July 2018.
  15. Hyper-Real-Time Ice Simulation and Modeling Using GPGPU [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh, Roelof Draget, Dennis Peters, Claude Daley and Stephen Bruneau, IEEE Transactions On Computers, vol 64, No. 12, December 2015, pp. 3475-3487.
  16. Using Test Oracles and Formal Specifications With Test-Driven Development [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh and Dennis Peters, International Journal Of Software Engineering And Knowledge Engineering Vol. 23, No. 03, April 2013, pp. 361-385.

Conferences

  1. Performance Analysis of LiDAR Data Processing on Multi-Core CPU and GPU Architectures
    Mohammad Alzyout, ABD ALRAHMAN AL NOUNOU, Yashwanthnaidut Tikkisetty and Shadi Alawneh, Accepted to The 2024 IEEE 3rd International Conference on Computing and Machine Intelligence (ICMI), April 2024, Michigan, USA.
  2. Efficient GPU Implementation of Genetic Algorithm to Solve the Traveling Salesman Problem [PDF]
    Benjamin A Kidwell, Alex Fillmore and Shadi Alawneh, The IEEE SoutheastCon 2024, March 2024, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
  3. Canny Edge Detection on GPU Using CUDA [PDF]
    Matthew Horvath, Michael Bowers and Shadi Alawneh, The 2023 IEEE 13th Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference (IEEE CCWC 2023), March 2023, USA.
  4. Comparison and Implementation of a Dual Hardware Accelerator System with GPU and FPGA
    Kristi Stefa and Shadi Alawneh, Proc. The 2022 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology (EIT 2022), May 2022, Mankato, MN, USA.
  5. Accelerating 2-D Image Convolution Using a Graphics Processing Unit [PDF]
    Charles Yoo and Shadi Alawneh, The 2021 Western New York Image and Signal Processing Workshop (WNYISPW 2021), October 2021, Henrietta, NY, USA.
  6. A Method of Filter Implementation Using Heterogeneous Computing System for Driver Health Monitoring [PDF]
    Giribabu Sinnapolu and Shadi Alawneh, SAE Technical Paper in the WCX SAE World Congress Experience (WCX 2021), April 2021, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
  7. Human Body Orientation from 2D Images [PDF]
    Karam Abughalieh and Shadi Alawneh, SAE Technical Paper in the WCX SAE World Congress Experience (WCX 2021), April 2021, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
  8. Accelerating the Gabor Transform with a GPU for SAR Image Compression [PDF]
    Conner McInnes, Shadi Alawneh, The 2020 2nd International Conference on Video, Signal and Image Processing (VSIP 2020), December 4-6, 2020 | Jakarta, Indonesia. (Best Paper Presentation Award)
  9. Pedestrian Orientation Estimation Using CNN and Depth Camera [PDF]
    Karam Abughalieh and Shadi Alawneh, SAE Technical Paper in the WCX SAE World Congress Experience (WCX 2020), April 2020, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
  10. GPU Implementation for Automatic Lane Tracking in Self-Driving Cars [PDF]
    Ayomide Yusuf and Shadi Alawneh, SAE Technical Paper in the WCX SAE World Congress Experience (WCX 2019), April 2019, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
  11. Real Time 2D Pose Estimation for Pedestrian Path Estimation using GPU Computing [PDF]
    Karam Abughalieh and Shadi Alawneh, SAE Technical Paper in the WCX SAE World Congress Experience (WCX 2019), April 2019, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
  12. GPU Accelerated Implementation for Sunday String Pattern Matching Algorithm [PDF]
    Giribabu Sinnapolu and Shadi Alawneh, Proc. The 2018 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology (EIT 2018), May 2018, Rochester, Michigan, USA.
  13. GPU-Based Parallel Implementation of k-means Clustering Algorithm for Image Segmentation [PDF]
    Shruti Karbhari and Shadi Alawneh, Proc. The 2018 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology (EIT 2018), May 2018, Rochester, Michigan, USA.
  14. Acceleration of Image Stitching Using Embedded Graphics Processing Unit [PDF]
    Karam Abughalieh, Omar Bataineh and Shadi Alawneh, Proc. The 2018 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology (EIT 2018), May 2018, Rochester, Michigan, USA.
  15. Implementation and Performance of a GPU-Based Monte-Carlo Framework for Determining Design Ice Load [PDF]
    Sara Ayubian, Shadi Alawneh, Martin Richard and Jan Thijssen, Proc. The 2017 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS 2017) , July 2017, Genoa, Italy. (Acceptance rate: 39.45%)
  16. Accelerating Numerical Ice Engineering Tools Using GPGPU [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh, Jan Willem Thijssen, and Martin Richard, Proc. The International Arctic Technology (ATC 2016), October 2016, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada.
  17. Modelling Iceberg-Topsides Impacts Using High Resolution Iceberg Profiles [PDF]
    Paul Stuckey, Adel Younan, Robert Burton, and Shadi Alawneh, Proc. The International Arctic Technology (ATC 2016), October 2016, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada.
  18. GPU-Based Monte-Carlo Simulation for a Sea Ice Load Application [PDF]
    Sara Ayubian, Shadi Alawneh, and Jan Thijssen, Proc. The 2016 Summer Computer Simulation Conference (SCSC 2016), July 2016, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
  19. Fast Quadratic Discriminant Analysis Using GPGPU for Sea Ice Forecasting [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh, Carl Howell, and Martin Richard, Proc. The IEEE International Symposium on High Performance and Smart Computing (HPSC 2015) in conjunction with The 17th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications (IEEE HPCC 2015), August 2015, New York, USA. (Acceptance rate: 21%)
  20. Simulation of Managed Sea Ice Loads on a Floating Offshore Platform using GPGPU-Event Mechanics [PDF]
    Claude Daley, Shadi Alawneh, Dennis Peters, and Bruce Colbourne, Proc. The International Conference and Exhibition on Performance of Ships and Structures in Ice (ICETECH 2014), July 2014, Banff, Alberta, Canada.
  21. GPU-Event-Mechanics Evaluation of Ice Impact Load Statistics [PDF]
    Claude Daley, Shadi Alawneh, Dennis Peters and Bruce Colbourne. Proc. The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC 2014), February 2014, Houston, Texas, USA.
  22. 2D Triangulation of Polygons on CUDA [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh and Dennis Peters, Proc. The 2013 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS 2013) , July 2013, Helsinki, Finland. (Acceptance rate: 39.5%)
  23. Design and Execution of Model Experiments to Validate Numerical Modelling of 2D Ship Operations in Pack Ice [PDF]
    Roelof Dragt, Stephen Bruneau and Shadi Alawneh, Proc. Newfoundland Electrical and Computer Engineering Conference (NECEC 2012), IEEE, November 2012, St. John's, NL, Canada.
  24. GPU Modeling of Ship Operations in Pack Ice [PDF]
    Claude Daley, Shadi Alawneh, Dennis Peters, Bruce Quinton and Bruce Colbourne, Proc. The International Conference and Exhibition on Performance of Ships and Structures in Ice (ICETECH 2012) , September 2012, Banff, Alberta, Canada.
  25. Ice Simulation Using GPGPU [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh and Dennis Peters, Proc. 14th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC-2012) , June 2012, Liverpool, UK. (Acceptance rate: 26.2%)
  26. Enhancing Performance of Simulations using GPGPU [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh and Dennis Peters, Proc. Newfoundland Electrical and Computer Engineering Conference (NECEC 2011), IEEE , November 2011, St. John's, NL, Canada. (Oceanic Engineering Society Award)
  27. Ice-Floe Simulation Viewer Tool [PDF]
    Justin Adams, Justin Sheppard, Shadi Alawneh and Dennis Peters, Proc. Newfoundland Electrical and Computer Engineering Conference (NECEC 2011), IEEE , November 2011, St. John's, NL, Canada.
  28. Tool Support for Test-Driven Development Using Formal Specifications [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh and Dennis Peters, Proc. Newfoundland Electrical and Computer Engineering Conference (NECEC 2010), IEEE , November 2010, St. John's, NL, Canada. (Wally Read best student paper award)
  29. Specification-based test oracles with junit [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh and Dennis Peters, Proc. IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE'10) , May 2010, Calgary, Canada.
  30. Test Driven Development with Oracles and Formal Specifications [ PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh and Dennis Peters, The 22nd IFIP International Conference on Testing Software and Systems (ICTSS'10), November 2010, Natal, Brazil.

Posters

  1. GPU Accelerated 2D Image Convolution [PDF]
    Charles Yoo, and Shadi Alawneh, Mid-Michigan Symposium for Undergraduate Research Experiences (Mid-SURE'2021), July 2021, Lansing, Michigan, USA.
  2. Accelerating the Gabor Transform with a GPU for SAR Image Compression [PDF]
    Conner McInnes, and Shadi Alawneh, 2020 MSGC Fall Conference , October 2020, Michigan, USA.
  3. Using GPU Computing To Develop a Neural Network Model for Autonomous Driving [PDF]
    John McCartney, Shadi Alawneh, and Karam AbuGhalieh, Mid-Michigan Symposium for Undergraduate Research Experiences (Mid-SURE'2019), July 2019, Lansing, Michigan, USA.
  4. GPU Accelerated Tabu Search for Solving Mathematical Optimization Problems [PDF]
    Kwamaine Taylor, Antonio Segura, and Shadi Alawneh, Mid-Michigan Symposium for Undergraduate Research Experiences (Mid-SURE'2018), July 2018, Lansing, Michigan, USA.
  5. Ice Floe Simulator [PDF]
    Steven Chaulk, Shadi Alawneh, Dennis Peters, Haochen Zhang, Claude Daley and Gary Blades, Newfoundland Electrical and Computer Engineering Conference (NECEC 2013), November 2013, St. John's, NL, Canada.
  6. Ice Simulation Using GPGPU [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh , Dennis Peters and Roelof Dragt, The International GPU Technology Conference (GTC 2013), March 2013, San Jose, California.

Dissertation

  1. Hyper-Real-Time Ice Simulation and Modeling Using GPGPU [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh, PhD's Thesis, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Memorial University, May 2014, St. John's, NL.
  2. Test-Driven Development with Oracles and Formal Specifications [PDF]
    Shadi Alawneh, M.Eng. Thesis, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Memorial University, June 2010, St. John's, NL.