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Abuzaghleh_OmarResearch Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, Computing Laboratories System Manager

Office Location: Engineering – Technology Building – 160
Telephone: (203) 576-4578
Email: oabuzagh@bridgeport.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ph.D., Computer Science and Engineering, University of Bridgeport, 2014
M.S., Computer Science, University of Bridgeport, 2007
B.S., Computer Science and Applications, Hashemite University, Zarqa, Jordan, 2004

Dr. Abuzaghleh is the Computing Laboratories System Manager at the University of Bridgeport. He is a Research Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering Department. His research interests are in the areas of Medical Image Analysis, High Performance Computing, Big Data, Network Security, and Cloud Computing. He is a member of several professional organizations and specialty labs, including:

  • ACM
  • IEEE
  • International Honor Society for The Computing and Information Disciplines (UPE)
  • Digital/Biomedical Embedded Systems and Technology (D-BEST) Lab


CPEG-371 Computer Communication I
CPEG-572 Data and Computer Communication
MATH-105 Intermediate Algebra
MATH-110 Calculus I
CPSC-551 Advance Database
CPEG-481 Mobile Communications


Medical Image Analysis, High Performance Computing, Big Data, Network Security, and Cloud Computing


Abuzaghleh, Omar, Miad Faezipour, and Buket D. Barkana. “SkinCure: An Innovative Smart Phone Based Application to Assist in Melanoma Early Detection and Prevention.” Signal & Image Processing: An International Journal (SIPIJ), 2014.

Abuzaghleh, Omar, Kathleen Goldschmidt, Yasser Elleithy, and Jeongkyu Lee. “Implementing an affordable high-performance computing for teaching-oriented computer science curriculum.” ACM Transactions on Computing Education (TOCE) 13, no. 1 (2013): 3.

Abuzaghleh, Omar, Buket D. Barkana, and Miad Faezipour. “Automated skin lesion analysis based on color and shape geometry feature set for melanoma early detection and prevention.” In Systems, Applications and Technology Conference (LISAT), 2014 IEEE Long Island, pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2014.

Abuzaghleh, Omar, Buket D. Barkana, and Miad Faezipour. “SKINcure: A real time image analysis system to aid in the malignant melanoma prevention and early detection.” In Image Analysis and Interpretation (SSIAI), 2014 IEEE Southwest Symposium on, pp. 85-88. IEEE, 2014.

Abuzaghleh, Omar, Miad Faezipour, and Buket D. Barkana. “Skinaid: A virtual reality system to aid in the skin cancer prevention and pain treatment.” In Systems, Applications and Technology Conference (LISAT), 2013 IEEE Long Island, pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2013.

Omar Abuzaghleh and Miad Faezipour. “A Novel Virtual Reality System for Skin Cancer Prevention Aid” In proceeding of: American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Northeast Regional Conference, 2013, pp. 1-5. ASEE, 2013.

Al-okaily, Anas, Qassim Bani Hani, Laiali Almazaydeh, Omar Abuzaghleh, and Zenon Chaczko. “Designing and Integrating a New Model of Semi-Online Vehicle’s Fines Control System.” In Innovations and Advances in Computer, Information, Systems Sciences, and Engineering, pp. 1205-1217. Springer New York, 2013.

Jeongkyu Lee, Omar Abuzaghleh “Implementing an Affordable High Performance Computing for Teaching-oriented Computer Science Curriculum”, 2011 National ASEE conference, Vancouver, BC; 06/2011

Abuzneid, Abdelshakour, Moeen Uddin, Shaid Ali Naz, and Omar Abuzaghleh. “An Algorithm to Remove Noise from Audio Signal by Noise Subtraction.” In Advances in Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering, pp. 5-10. Springer Netherlands, 2008.


Best Paper Award in the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE). Implementing an Affordable High Performance Computing Platform for Teaching-Oriented Computer Science Curriculum. Proc. of the 2011 National ASEE conference, Vancouver, BC, June 2011.

Received Full Graduate scholarship Award from CPSC department at UB for Jan. 2006-May 2006 and Sep. 2006 – Dec. 2006 and Jan. 2007 – May 2007.

Member, Upsilon Pi Epsilon (The National Honor Society for the Computing Sciences, Connecticut Delta Chapter.)

ASEE Award, Campus Representative, (2007)


Recipient of UB Seed Money Grant, “SKINaid: A Real-Time Image Analysis System to Aid in the Malignant Melanoma Prevention and Early Detection,” Jan. 2014.