Service

Professional

    Referee
    - Neural Computing & Applications, 2016-
    - Journal of Supercomputing, 2009-
    - Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 2009, 2012
    - Journal on Advances in Signal Processing (EURASIP), 2012
    - ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, 2005, Indianapolis, Indiana
    - Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, 2008
    - Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges, Central Plains Conference 2008, 2010, 2016
    - Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges, Eastern Conference, 2007, 2006
    - Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges, Southwestern Conference 2009, 2008
    - Computer Applications in Industry & Engineering (CAINE), 2008-2010, 2012
    - Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (CIE), 2008
    - IEEE International Conference on Emerging Techonologies (ICET 2006)
    - International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2012
    - IROS IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, 2009
    - International Journal on Systems, Computing Sciences and Software Engineering (JSCSS), 2012
    - Joint International Conference on Engineering & Technology (IAJC), 2008
    - Performance Metrics for Intelligent Systems Workshop (PerMIS), 2008
    - Solar Physics, Topical issue in Image Processing, 2005, Vol. 228, Numbers 1-2, Springer Netherlands

    Programm Committee
    - Computer Applications in Industry & Engineering (CAINE), 2008-2010
    - Performance Metrics for Intelligent Systems Workshop (PerMIS), 2009
    - International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Visualization Methods (MSV), 2009-2011
    - International Conference on Computer Graphics and Virtual Reality (CGVR), 2009-2011
    - International Congress on Computer Applications and Computational Science (CACS 2010)
    - ISCA International Conference on Computer Applications in Industry & Engineering, 2007
    - Software Engineering Research, Management and Applications (SERA), 2009-2010
    - Virtual Manufacturing Competition, International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2012

    Session Chair
    - Networks, CCSC: 24th Annual Eastern Conference, 2008
    - Numerical Methods, Applications & Scientific Tools & Evaluation, Intl. Conference on Scientific Computing, (CSC), 2008
    - Software Maintenance, Reliability Models & Risk Analysis, Intl. Conference on Software Engineering Research & Practice (SERP), 2006
    - Software Testing, Quality Assurance & Reuse, Intl. Conference on Software Engineering Research & Practice (SERP), 2006
    - Theory, Algorithms, Numerical Methods & Evaluation, Intl. Conference on Modeling, Simulation & Visualization Methods (MSC), 2008
    - Workshops & Tutorials, CCSC: 24th Annual Eastern Conference, 2008.
    - Editorial Board, Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences (JEAS)

College

    - Member, Faculty Development Committee (2013-2015)
    - Chair, Grievance Board for Harassment (2013-2014)
    - Member, Grievance Board for Harassment (2012-2013)
    - Member, Faculty Board of Review (2011-2013)
    - Chair, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Chapter (2011-2013)
    - Chair, Nominations Committee (2011-2012)
    - Member, Nominations Committee (2010-2011)
    - Chair, Curriculum Committee (2010-2011)
    - Member, Curriculum Committee (2009-2010)
    - Member, Enrollment Management Committee (2008-2010)
    - Secretary, Senate Executive Committee (2007-2008)
    - Member, Senate Executive Committee (2006-2007)
    - Member, Academic Judicial Council (2007)
    - Member, Curriculum Committee (2005-2007)

Memberships and Affiliations

    - Chair, IEEE Robotics & Automation Society, National Capital Area Chapter, 2012
    - Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2006 - present
      Member, Executive Committee for Technical Committee on Distributed Processing, 2006 - 2011
    - Member, Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), 1992 - present
      Member, Special Interest Group on the Management of Info Systems (SIGMIS)
      Member, Special Interest Group on the Management of Data (SIGMOD)
      Member, Special Interest Group in Operating Systems (SIGOPS)
      Member, Special Interest Group in Applied Computing (SIGAPP)
    - Member, Mathematical Association of America (MAA), 2005 - present
    - Member, Temple University College of Science & Technology Alumni Board, 2010 - 2012
    - Member, Washington Academy of Sciences, 2012 - present

Awards

    - Certificate of Notable Services & Contributions, IEEE (2014)
    - Certificate of Appreciation for Service, IEEE (2013)
    - Phi Kappa Phi (ΦΚΦ) Honor Society (2011)
    - Faculty Advisor Award, IEEE Washington Section (2008-2009)
    - Kobe City Mayor's Award for Outstanding Performance in the Virtual Manufacturing Automation Challenge. Kobe City, Japan (2009)
    - First Place/Virtual Manufacturing AUtomation Competition, IEEE Washington Section (2008)
    - Exceptional Performance Award, NASA, Living With A Star Program (2002)