About Me

Ghada Al-Hudhud currently serves as a faculty member at Information Technology department/ King Saud University, Riyadh/KSA. Ghada holds a PhD in Designing software models and developing communication protocols for multiple mobile cooperative robots 2005, De Montfort University, Leicester/UK. Ghada completed her MSc. Digital Signal and Image Processing, 2003, De Montfort University, Leicester/UK.

Research Interests:        1. Software Design & Integration
                               2. Image Processing: biometric identification, compression
                               3. Brain Signal Interaction: biometric identification systems, Smart offices                                   control via brain computer interaction systemsystem 
                               4. Design of IT postgraduate curriculum and programs

Work History
Sep 2011- present :  Professor at College of Computer & Information Sciences King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Sep 2010- August 2011: Assistant Professor at College of Computer & Information Sciences, Prince Sultan University Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

September 2008- Aug 2010: Head of Software Engineering Department at Faculty of Infromation TechnologyAl-Ahlyia Amman University, Amman, Jordan
September 2006- Aug 2008: Assisstant Professor at Department of Information Systems/ Faculty of Infromation Technology, Al-Ahlyia Amman University, Amman, Jordan
September 2004- August 2006: Lecturer at School of Engineering, Faculty of Computing Sciences and Engineering  De Montfort University, Leicester, UK.

Selected Publications

ISI Journals
Lina Altoaimy, Arwa Alromih, Shiroq Al-Megren, Ghada Al-Hudhud, Heba Kurdi,  Kamal Youcef-Toumi Context-Aware Gossip-Based Protocol for Internet of Things Applications. Sensors 2018, 18(7), 233; https://doi.org/10.3390/s18072233
Ghada Al-Hudhud, Mai Abdulaziz Alzamel, Eman Alattas, Areej Alwabil. Using brain signals patterns for biometric identity verification systems. ISI International Journal of Computers in Human Behavior. Vol. 31 (2014) 224–229

Ghada Al-Hudhud. Affective command-based control system integrating brain signals in commands control systems. ISI International Journal of Computers in Human Behavior. Vol. 30 (2014) 535–541.

G. Al-hudhud. Intelligent System Design Requirements for personalizing e-Learning Systems: Applications of AI to Education. ISI International Journal of Engineering Education. pp 1353–1359Vol 28-6, December 2012

G. Al-hudhud. On Swarming Medical Nanorobots. International Journal of Bio-Sciences and Bio-Technology. 2012. SERSC. ISSN: 2233-7849.

G. Al-Hudhud, M. Ibrahim, and M. Al-Akaidi. Automatic production of quantisation matrices based on perceptual modeling of wavelet coeffcients for grey scale images. Science Direct; Image and Vision Computing, 28 (2010), pp. 644-653. 

Conference Proceedings(IEEE, ACM)
Khulood Alghamdi, Shada Alsalamah, Ghada Al-Hudhud, Thamer Nouh, Ibrahim Alyahya
Sakher AlQahtani Region-Based Bed Capacity mHealth Application for Emergency Medical Services: Saudi Arabia Case Study. ThinkMind // eTELEMED 2018, The Tenth International Conference on eHealth, Telemedicine, and Social Medicine // View article etelemed_2018_10_10_48020

Ghada Al-Hudhud, Eman Alarfag ShahedAlqahtani, Afnan Alasker, Basma Almshari, Hana Almshari, “ Web-Based Multimodal Biometric Authentication Application”, in proceedings of the IEEE 5th National Symposium on Information Technology: Towards New Smart World,  Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on February, 17-19, 2015

Abir benabid, Ghada Al-Hudhud. The Synergy of Engineering and Research Aspects in Software Engineering Education. 27th IEEE Conference on Software Engineering Education and Training.  Alpe-adria Universität klagenfurt – Austria.April 23rd - 25th, 2014

Ghada Al-Hudhud, Eman Alarfag ShahedAlqahtani, Afnan Alasker, Basma Almshari, Hana Almshari, “ Multimodal Biometric Authentication System”, Undergraduate Research Conference, Zayed University, Dubai, 30 April-1 May 2014.

Al-Hanouf Al-Dayel, Ashwag Al-Swayah, Buthina Al-Dhafian, Ghada Al-Hudhud, Abir Benabid Najjar. Modeling Virtual Graduation Projects Coordinator: From Object Oriented to Agent Oriented. In proceedings of Middle East Simulation & Modeling Conference,  February 3-5, 2014. Arab Open University, Muscat, Oman. IEEE UKRI-SPC.

Najwa Al-Ghamdi, Ghada Al-Hudhud, Mai Alzamel, Areej Al-Wabil.Trials and Tribulations of BCI Control Applications. In proceedings of the Science and Information Conference IEEE Explore, London, UK, October 2013

G. Al Hudhud. Optimizing Cognitive Interaction of the Learners with e-Learning Systems, In the proceedings of World Summit of Knowledge Society WSKS2012, Barcelona June 2012.

G. Al Hudhud, Maliha Hussain, Maha Abu-Anab. Efficient Artificial Neural Network Design for Recognizing Iris Data
Based on Intensity Reflected and Saved in the Eye Print Image. Undergraduate Research Conference, Zayed University, Dubai, 4-5 May 2011,

G. Al Hudhud. Evolutionary Step Towards Co-operative Nanorobots: Adaptive Swarming based Self-Controlling and Co-coordinating Communications. In proceedings of The Multiconference of Modeling and Simulation MESM’2010. Eurosis. Alexandria. December 1-3, 2010.

S. AL-Halabi, G. Al Hudhud, M. Yaseen. Modelling Behavioral Cognitive Dimensions for Optimizing the e-Learning During Interaction. In proceedings of the third international conference The Role of e-Learning in Supporting Knowledge Communities. Bahrain. 6-8 April, 2010.

G. Al Hudhud. Wavelet-based Image Adaptable Compression for Grey Scaled Images. In proceedings of GMAI09 - 4th International Conference on Geometric Modeling & Imaging/ IEEE Computer Society, Barchelona, Spain. July 16-18, 2009. ACM Digital Library, http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1608494

G. Al Hudhud. Multiple Virtual Command Centres for Controlling Physically Distant Set of Robots: Next Generation of Telepresence. In proceedings of The European Conference of Modeling and Simulation. La Harve, France. October 26-28, 2008.

G. Al Hudhud. Perceptual Modelling of Wavelet Coefficients for Grey Scale Images. In proceedings of The Ninth Multiconference of Modeling and Simulation. Amman, Jordan. August 26-28, 2008.

G. Al Hudhud and Aladdin Ayesh. Real Time Movement Coordination Technique Based on Flocking Behavior for Multiple Mobile Robots System. Swarming Intelligence Algorithms and Application Symposium. Aberdeen, United Kingdom. April 1-4, 2008.

M.J. Turner, R. Richardson, A. Le Blanc, P. Kuchar, A. Ayesh, and G. Al Hudhud. RoboViz: Remote Command and Control for Robotic Emergent Behaviour – The Next Evolution of Telepresence. In CompuSteer Workshop environment network testbed, London, United Kingdom, September 14 2006. Oxford University.

G. Al-Hudhud. Visualising the emergent behaviour of a multiagent communication model. In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Recent Advances in Soft Computing, pages 375381, Canterbury, United Kingdom, July 10-12 2006. University of Kent. ISBN 1-902671-42-2/0.

G. Al-Hudhud, A. Ayesh, M. Turner, and H. Istance. Simulation and visualisation of a scalable real time multiple robot system. In Proceedings of the conference of Theory and Practice of Computer Graphics, TP.CG05, University of Kent, Canterbury UK. Eurographics Association.

Ghada Al-Hudhud, Aladdin Ayesh, Howell Istance, and M. Turner. Agents negotiation & communication within a real time cooperative multi-agent system. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Recent Advances in Soft Computing, pages 611617, Nottingham, United Kingdom, December 16-18 2004. Nottingham Trent University. ISBN 1-84233-110-8