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  • Phone:

    +966-3-849-9716

  • Email:

    gbrahim@pmu.edu.sa

  • Office No:

    F-015

  • Ghassen Ben Brahim, Ph.D.

  • Job Title :

    Chair

    Assistant Professor

  • College :

    College of Computer Engineering and Science


  • Department :

    Information Technology


Ph.D., Computer Science: Western Michigan University (WMU), Kalamazoo, MI. Year 2007
M.S., Electrical &Computer Engineering: University of Missouri Columbia (UMC), Kansas City, MO. Year 2000
B.S., in Computer Science: National School of Computer Science (ENSI), Tunisia. Year 1997 Mathematic Major (Math Sup., Math Spe.): Preparatory Institute of Technical and Scientific Study (IPEST), Tunisia, Year 1994


  • Ghassen Ben Brahim, Ilyes Jenhani, Ammar Elhassan "Remedial Actions Recommendation via Multi-Label Classification: A Course Learning Improvement Method", 2018 the International Conference on Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence (PRAI 2018), NJ, USA.
  • Omar Darwish, Ala Al-Fuqaha, Ghassen Ben Brahim, Member, Ilyes Jenhani, Mohammed Anan, "Towards a Streaming Approach to the Mitigation of Covert Timing Channels", 14th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2018), Limassol, Cyprus, June 25 — 29, 2018. Under the theme of “Global Connectivity“.
  • Slim Belhaiza, Rym M’Hallah, Ghassen Ben Brahim. 2017 April, "A New Hybrid Genetic Variable Neighborhood Search Heuristic for the Vehicle Routing Problem with Multiple Time Windows", IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation 2017 Donostia - San Sebastián, Spain.
  • O. Awaad, A. Al-Fuquaha, Ghassen Ben Brahim, B. Khan, and A. Rayes “Prediction of Performance Degradation in Telecommunication Networks Using Joint Clustering and Association Analysis Techniques”, In Progress.
  • O. Awaad, A. Al-Fuquaha, Ghassen Ben Brahim, B. Khan, and A. Rayes “Prediction of Performance Degradation in Telecommunication Networks Using Joint Clustering and Association Analysis Techniques”, In Progress.
  • O. Awaad, A. Al-Fuquaha, B. Khan, and Ghassen Ben Brahim “Topology Control Schema for Better QoS in Hybrid RF/FSO Mesh Networks”, IEEE Transaction on Communications, accepted 2012.
  • O. Awaad, A. Al-Fuquaha, Ghassen Ben Brahim, B. Khan, and A. Rayes “Distributed Topology Control in Large-Scale Hybrid RF/FSO Networks: SIMT GPU-Based Particle Swarm Optimization Approach”, International Journal of Communication Systems, 2011.
  • A. Al-Fuquaha, M. Guizani, B. Khan, O. Awaad, and Ghassen Ben Brahim “Opportunistic Channel Selection Strategy for Better QoS in Cooperative Networks with Cognitive Radio Capability”, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), 2008.
  • O. Awaad, A. Al-Fuquaha, B. Khan, and Ghassen Ben Brahim “Topology Control Schema for Better QoS in Hybrid RF/FSO Mesh Networks”, IEEE Transaction on Communications, accepted 2012.
  • O. Awaad, A. Al-Fuquaha, Ghassen Ben Brahim, B. Khan, and A. Rayes “Distributed Topology Control in Large-Scale Hybrid RF/FSO Networks: SIMT GPU-Based Particle Swarm Optimization Approach”, International Journal of Communication Systems, 2011.
  • A. Al-Fuquaha, M. Guizani, B. Khan, O. Awaad, and Ghassen Ben Brahim “Opportunistic Channel Selection Strategy for Better QoS in Cooperative Networks with Cognitive Radio Capability”, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), 2008.
  • Mohamed Khedr Saad, Bilal Khan, Ghassen Ben Brahim "An Evaluation of the Risk Impact of Device Heterogeneity on Critical Care Delivery".
  • Ghassen Ben Brahim, Bilal Khan " Determining vulnerability resolution time by examining malware proliferation rates."
  • Ghassen Ben Brahim, Bilal Khan " Optimizing Agent Placement for Flow Reconstruction of DDoS Attacks."

Research committee, Student advising Committee, Curriculum committee, Quality Assurance Committee

  • Operating Systems (COSC 4361),
  • Artificial Intelligence (COSC 4362),
  • Systems Programming (COSC 3411),
  • Operations Research (ITAP 2381),
  • Information Technology (ITAP 1311)

Design and analysis of network protocols, network protocol optimization, network modeling and simulation, Performance analysis and evaluation of telecommunication networks, QoS routing in large scale MANETs, Routing in wireless and all Optical networks