Prof. Ahmad Taher Azar, PhD, IEEE Senior Member, ISA Member, IFAC member, IRSS Senior member - Benha University, Egypt - Associate Professor

Prof. Ahmad Taher Azar

PhD, IEEE Senior Member, ISA Member, IFAC member, IRSS Senior member

Benha University, Egypt

Associate Professor

Cairo, Giza | Egypt

Main Specialties: Other

Additional Specialties: Control Theory & Applications, Robotics, Process Control, Nonlinear dynamics, Nonlinear control, Renewable Energy

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Prof. Ahmad Taher Azar, PhD, IEEE Senior Member, ISA Member, IFAC member, IRSS Senior member - Benha University, Egypt - Associate Professor

Prof. Ahmad Taher Azar

PhD, IEEE Senior Member, ISA Member, IFAC member, IRSS Senior member

Introduction

Dr. Ahmad Azar has received the M.Sc. degree in 2006 and Ph.D degree in 2009 from Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University, Egypt. He is currently a full-time associate professor, Faculty of computers and information, Benha University, Egypt.
Dr. Azar is the Editor in Chief of International Journal of System Dynamics Applications (IJSDA) published by IGI Global, USA. Also, he is the Editor in Chief of International Journal of Intelligent Engineering Informatics (IJIEI), Inderscience Publishers, Olney, UK.
Dr. Azar has worked as associate editor of IEEE Trans. Neural Networks and Learning Systems from 2013 to 2017. He is currently Associate Editor of ISA Transactios, Elsevier and IEEE systems journal. Dr. Ahmad Azar has worked in the areas of Control Theory & Applications, Process Control, Chaos Control and Synchronization, Nonlinear control, Computational Intelligence and has authored/coauthored over 200 research publications in peer-reviewed reputed journals, book chapters and conference proceedings.
He is an editor of many Books in the field of Fuzzy logic systems, modeling techniques, control systems, computational intelligence, Chaos modeling and Machine learning. Dr. Ahmad Azar is closely associated with several international journals as a reviewer. He serves as international programme committee member in many international and peer-reviewed conferences.
Dr. Ahmad Azar is a senior Member of IEEE since Dec. 2013 due to his significant contributions to the profession. Dr. Ahmad Azar is the recipient of several awards including: Benha University Prize for Scientific Excellence (2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018), The paper citation Award from Benha University (2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018). In June 2018, Prof. Azar has been awarded the Egyptian State Prize in Engineering Sciences, the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology of Egypt, 2017. In July 2018 he has been selected as a member of Energy and Electricity Research council, Academy of Scientific Research, Ministry of Higher Education. In Aug. 2018 he has been selected as senior Member of International Rough Set Society (IRSS). Prof. Ahmad Azar is the Chair of IEEE Computational Intelligence Society (CIS) Egypt Chapter, Vice chair of IEEE Computational Intelligence Society Interdisciplinary Emergent Technologies Task Force, vice-Chair Research Activities of IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Egypt Chapter, Committee member of IEEE CIS Task Force on Fuzzy Logic in Medical Sciences Also, he is the Vice-president (North) of System dynamics Africa Regional Chapter and an Academic Member of IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society Technical Committee on Computational Collective Intelligence.

Primary Affiliation: Benha University, Egypt - Cairo, Giza , Egypt

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Education

Aug 2009
Doctor of Philosophy
Faculty of Engineering,
Cairo University, Egypt
Jul 2006
Master of Science
Faculty of Engineering,
Cairo University, Egypt

Experience

Jul 2017
Scientific Distinction Award from Benha University, Egypt. For International publication in high impact factor journals.
Jul 2017
Paper Citations Award from Benha University, Egypt
Jan 2017
Scientific Distinction Award from Benha University, Egypt. For International publication in high impact factor journals.
Jan 2017
Paper Citations Award from Benha University, Egypt
Jul 2016
Scientific Distinction Award from Benha University, Egypt. For International publication in high impact factor journals.
Jul 2016
Paper Citations Award from Benha University, Egypt
Jul 2015
Scientific Distinction Award from Benha University, Egypt. For International publication in high impact factor journals.
Jul 2015
Paper Citations Award from Benha University, Egypt
Dec 2013
IEEE Senior Member

Publications

9Publications

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598Profile Views

9PubMed Central Citations

Supervised hybrid feature selection based on PSO and rough sets for medical diagnosis.

Comput Methods Programs Biomed 2014 16;113(1):175-85. Epub 2013 Oct 16.

Department of Computer Science, Periyar University, Salem 636 011, Tamil Nadu, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cmpb.2013.10.007DOI Listing
July 2014
25 Reads
6 Citations
1.900 Impact Factor

A random forest classifier for lymph diseases.

Comput Methods Programs Biomed 2014 Feb 14;113(2):465-73. Epub 2013 Nov 14.

Faculty of Computers and Information, Cairo University, Egypt. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cmpb.2013.11.004DOI Listing
February 2014
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Adaptive network based on fuzzy inference system for equilibrated urea concentration prediction.

Authors:
Ahmad Taher Azar

Comput Methods Programs Biomed 2013 Sep 24;111(3):578-91. Epub 2013 Jun 24.

Faculty of computers and Information, Benha university, Benha, Egypt.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cmpb.2013.05.012DOI Listing
September 2013
3 Reads
2 Citations
1.900 Impact Factor

Fuzzy and hard clustering analysis for thyroid disease.

Comput Methods Programs Biomed 2013 Jul 26;111(1):1-16. Epub 2013 Jan 26.

Faculty of Computers and Information, Benha University, Egypt; Scientific Research Group in Egypt (SRGE), Egypt.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cmpb.2013.01.002DOI Listing
July 2013
4 Reads
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Artificial neural network for prediction of equilibrated dialysis dose without intradialytic sample.

Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 2011 Jul;22(4):705-11

Electrical Communication & Electronics Systems Engineering department, Modern Science and Arts University (MSA), 6th of October City, Egypt.

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July 2011
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Increasing dialysate flow rate increases dialyzer urea clearance and dialysis efficiency: an in vivo study.

Authors:
Ahmad Taher Azar

Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 2009 Nov;20(6):1023-9

Misr University for Science and Technology, Systems and Biomedical Engineering Department, 6th of October City, Egypt.

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November 2009
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Effect of dialysate temperature on hemodynamic stability among hemodialysis patients.

Authors:
Ahmad Taher Azar

Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 2009 Jul;20(4):596-603

Biomedical Engineering Department, Misr University for Science and Technology, Egypt.

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July 2009
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The influence of maintenance quality of hemodialysis machines on hemodialysis efficiency.

Authors:
Ahmad Taher Azar

Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 2009 Jan;20(1):49-56

Department of Biomedical Engineering, Misr University for Science and Technology, 6th of October City, Egypt.

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January 2009
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Biofeedback systems and adaptive control hemodialysis treatment.

Authors:
Ahmad Taher Azar

Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 2008 Nov;19(6):895-903

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November 2008
3 Reads