Name: Adnan Majed Abdul Rahman Barry
Academic rank: Associate Professor
Latest degree: Ph.D.
Date and place of birth: Madinah 1367
University: King Saud University
College: College of Sciences
Department : Statistics and Operations Research
Office phone: 4676333 mobile phone: 0506303237
1-Bachelor of Science (1390 / 1970) in pure mathematics, physics University of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, with honors.
2-Reader (1390-1392 ) Department of Mathematics-University of Riyadh.
3-Master (1396/1976) in statistics and operations research, Brunel University, United Kingdom (Time Series Analysis and Forecasting).
4-doctorate (1400 / 1980) in statistics and operations research, Brunel University, United Kingdom ( Time Series Analysis and Forecasting in the frequency domain).
5-Associate Professor of Statistics and Operations Research, King Saud University , Riyadh Saudi Arabia, 1415 / 1995 till now.
1-Head of department of statistics and operations research from 1402 / 1982 and until 1404 / 1984
2-Part-time advisor at the Ministry of Planning ( for National Planning )
1402 / 1982 until 1406 / 1986
3- Part-time advisor at the Ministry of Health (for Assistant Commissioner for Planning ) 1406 / 1986 until 1410 / 1990
4- Part-time adviser for the director general of the Institute for Diplomatic Studies, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. From 1410 / 1990 until 1412 / 1992
5- Head of department of a statistics and operations research from 1413 / 1993 until 1417 / 1996
1-Modeling and simulation of dynamic discrete stochastic Systems, especially in the areas of time and frequency. Time Series Analysis in the time and frequency domains
2-Forecasting using ARIMA Models, Transfer Function Models, State Space Models and Neural Networks.
3- Object-Oriented Simulation Languages.
4- Data Minning (Knowledge Discovery in Databases) and Data Warehousing
(See my website at http://www.abarry.ws )
Membership and Committees:
1-Member of the Committee on Computers at College of Science 1401 to 1403.
2-Member of the Commission on the Status of the bachelor's degree program for The College of Education 1402 to 1403.
3-Member of the preparatory committee for the symposium on the first Saudi Statistical Conference 1403.
4-Member of the preparatory commission for the establishment of the College of Computer Science 1404.
5-Member of the committee of faculty members of the university 1405.
6-Member of the committee for the establishment of the Faculty of Computer Teaching at the College of Education 1407.
7-Supervisor of the computer labs at the College of Science 1410.
Membership of Scientific Societies:
1- Member of the Institute of International Institute of Forecasting (IIF)
2- Member of the System Dynamics Society (SDS)
Skills and Experiences:
1-Good experience in the use and programming of the following systems:
1- ICL 1903A, PRIME 400, CDC 7600, during my studies I have designed and wrote a package of statistical analysis for time series analysis in the frequency domain, which generates simulation models for this purpose (see Chapters IV and V of my Ph.D. thesis 1400) 1398 -1400.
2-Testing and using of the first drawing package "GINO" using computer (see Chapters IV and V of my Ph.D. thesis 1400) 1398-1400.
3-Member of the committee of King Saud University to examine the proposal of the Ministry of the Interior to establish the Institute of computer information at the Ministry of the Interior 1402, which resulted in the suggestion that the university is the only one responsible for granting degrees in such disciplines and has resulted in the recommendation to establish the College of Computer and Information Sciences at the King Saud University.
4-assigned by the university to attend the annual conference for users of the statistical analysis SAS 1402.
5-Author of the book "Programming Fundamentals" for secondary schools, commissioned by the Ministry of Education 1402.
6-Committee member for the establishment of the College of Computer and Information Sciences, University of King Saud 1403.
7-Supervisor of the Computer Labs for Statistics (for the first personal computers) 1403.
8-Member of the committee to study the offers to establish computer labs at college of girls (commissioned by the Agency for the General Presidency for the education of girls) 1404.
9-Member of the committee to study the offers of expansion of programs and equipment of the computer center 1403.
10-Member of the teaching staff of Computer Science and Information 1406 (among the faculty members who were transferred from the College of Sciences).
11-Part-time counselor to teach "Introduction to the Computers" at the Institute of Diplomatic studies at the Foreign Ministry 1406-1408. I have founded the institute computer lab which depends on the Arabic language, which was then in rare use, in collaboration with Al Alamiah company.
12-Advisor to the Director General of Al Alamiah for Arabization project 1406-1410.
13-Supervisor of the computer labs at the College of Sciences commissioned by the Dean of the College 1408 e -1420.
15-Member of Neural Networks Group, Faculty of Computer Science and Information 1418 -1425.
16- Supervisor of the establishment of Computer Network at College of Science 1418-1420.
17-Supervisor and operator of the Network Server of the college of sciences 1418 -1425.
18 - I designed, implemented and maintened a local web page, at http://stator.ksu.edu.sa 1418-1426.
19-Supervising the selection and purchase of statistical programs, Department of Statistics 1410 - Now.
20-Member of committe on contents decision for CS207 and the computer the language taught to students of the College of Sciences 1415.
21-Coauthor of the book "Introduction to structural programming language with BASIC" for CS207 for the Faculty of Science (with Dr.. Omar Hamed, Ahmad Allam, Mohamed Al-Malky) 1417.
22-Member of committe on computers, Faculty of Science 1420.
23 - I teach 5 courses,which is taught entirely on the computer (the statistical methods of forecasting, simulation 1 and 2, computational methods in operations research, data analysis, mathematical modeling)
24-Research Associate of the national study of the Alchammanet, the principal researcher Dr. Joseph Gandan (who became director of the University of King Faisal), I was responsible for the creation of the database of the project on the computer and statistical analysis 1404-1409.
25-Research Associate of the national project to study the development of children in Riyadh 1410-1413, the principal researcher Dr. Abdel Rahman Alforih (Dean of the Faculty of Medicine at that time) I was responsible for overseeing the collection of data and creating a database of the project on the computer, I also have developed the first (Growth Charts ) for boys and girls of the children of the Kingdom by using computer, the charts was also drawn by the computer.
26-Research Associate in the project radiography of embryos and examine the reasons for the projection of large samples of pregnant women in Riyadh 1411-1414. The principal researcher, Dr. Noureddine Hawwas Chief of Radiology at the Faculty of Medicine I was also responsible for establishing and maintaining a database on the computer, and statistical analysis
27-Member of Saudi computers committee and member of the Arabization of the Linux operating system.
28 - Expertise in the following programming languages: Assembly language for the Intel 8086 and Z8000 CPU (16 bit), BASIC, FORTRAN, Pascal, C, C + +, Visual BASIC and experience in JAVA and PERL.
29-Good experience in the field of operating systems such as: CPL, Apple II, DOS, WINDOWS 95/98/NT, Linux (Debian GNU / Linux, Red Hat, Mandrake etc), and I have maintened Mirror Site for Debian GNU / Linux on College server for use by faculty members interested.
30-Good experience in the field of networking, TCP / IP and the Internet
31-I write in the languages of HTML , XML, DHTML in Arabic and English and in MHTML for the publication of mathematical books and lectures in Arabic on the Internet.
32-Experience in simulation languages GPSS / H, SLAM, SIMAN, Simscript and ARENA, which I tteach at Bachelor and Master degrees (OR342 and OR543).
33-Publication of the contents of the course materials and exams questions and answers on the Web site for the benefit of students (see http://www.abarry.ws)
34-Good experience in the use of MATLAB and I have written more than 50 programs in the form of toolboxes in the State Space and Kalman Filtering, as well as the System Identification (Time and Frequency Domains)
35-Established a lab for interactive computerized teaching to teach all the courses from 1420 till now.
Scientific publications in English:
(Partial Listing… Only the Most recent)
1 - Shock models and testing for the renewal mean remaining life, Abouammoh, A. M., Ahmed, A. N. And Barry, A. M., Microelectronics and Reliability (1993) Vol 33, pp 729-740
2-Preservation of aging properties based on comparisons with the asymptotic mean remaining life under renewals. Bhattacharjee, M. C., Abouammoh, A. M., Ahmad, A. N. And Barry, A. M., Res. Rept CAMS-027, NJ Inst. Technology (1994).
3 - Some Properties of First Order Sample Autocorrelations of Selected ARMA Models: A Simulation Study, AM Barry and I. H Khan, J. KSU (1995) Vol 7, Science (1) pp (107-121).
4-On Testing For Equicorrelation in Random Coefficient Models, MI Bhatti and AM Barry, Biomatrica J. (1995) Vol 37 No 4 pp 383-391
5 - Some Optimal Test for the Equicorrelation Coefficient in Standered Symmetric Multivariate Normal Distributions, MI Bhatti and AM Barry, Applied Mathematics and computations (1996), Vol 75 (2-3) pp 369-385.
6-A Note On Testing Autocorrelated Linear Regression Model, MI Bhatti and AM Barry, Applied Statistics (1996), Vol 5 (2-3) pp 369-385.
7-Optimum Influence Of Initial Observations On Regression Models With AR (2) Errors, AM Barry, SMA Burney and MI Bhatti, Applied Mathematics and computations (1996), Vol 76.
8 - Some Convential Identification Procedures for ARMA (1.0) With Small Parameter Values: A Simulation Study, AM Barry and I. H Khan, Arab Gulf J. Of Scientific Research (1996) Vol 14 (3), pp (519-533).
9-Testing AR (1) Againest AR (1.1) Component in Composite Disterbance Structure, AM Barry and MI Bhatti, Far East Journal of Theoretical Statistics (1999) Vol 3 (2), pp (390-415).
10-Preservation Results for Life Distributions Based on Comparisons with Asymptotic Remaining Life Under Replacements, M. C. Bhattacharjee, A. M. Abouammoh, A. N. Ahmad and A. M. Barry, Journal of Applied Probability (2000), Vol. 37, pp 999-1009.
Arabic literature and scientific books:
1-Introduction to programming and the language BASIC, 1406 -Publisher: education development - the public administration of the preparation and development of curricula, Ministry of Education.
2-Introduction to programming and the language BASIC (instructor book) 1406 -Publisher: education development - the public administration of the preparation and development of curricula, Ministry of Education.
3 - Principles of statistics and probabilities (the first edition 1412, second edition 1414 and a third edition 1418, jointly with others) Publisher: scientific publishing-King Saud University.
4-Basic methods of statistical analysis 1419 (with others) Publisher: scientific publishing-King Saud University.
5- Entrance to the structural programming language BASIC 1417 (with others) Publisher Alshqri, Riyadh.
6 - Principles of statistics and probabilities solution of examples using Microsoft Excel (fourth edition 1424,jointly with Dr. Mahmoud Hendi) Publisher: Alhqri, Riyadh.
7-Methods of Statistical forecasting (Part I) 1422. Published on the Internet at http://www.abarry.ws/.
8-Modeling and simulation using Excel, SIMAN, ARENA, GPSS 1423. Published on the Internet at http://www.abarry.ws/.
9- Model building using Excel and VENSIM 1423. Published on the Internet at http://www.abarry.ws/.
10-Computational methods in operations research using Excel, WinQSB, Lindo and Lingo 1424, published on the Internet at http://www.abarry.ws/.
11- Excel Basics with applications in Statistics and OR 1424, published on the Internet at http://www.abarry.ws/.
12-Introduction to Visual BASIC (applications VBA and its uses in Mathematical computations 1428, under preparation.
Scientific thesis I supervised :
1- A Simulation Study Of the Workflow At The Outpatients Clinics In The Yamama Hospital in Riyadh, submitted by Munira Al ameel in 1410 (with assistant supervisor. Amani Moussa).
2- Some Nonparametric Tests Add-Ins For Microsoft Excel Implemented By Visual Basic For Applications , submitted by Mona Al Duailij in 1426.
3-External Examiner to a Master thesis: Capacity Realization for Manufacturing Systems with Multiclasses Queuing Networks Using Discrete-Review Policies, a Simulation Study.
By: Kamra Bent Wanees Alroehli, communication within the requirements for obtaining a master's degree in science (mathematics) allocated (Mathematical Statistics), Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Education for girls Jawf (scientific sections) in 1427.