Abdelmounaam Rezgui, Ph. D.

Associate Professor


School of Information Technology

Illinois State University
Email: arezgui {at} ilstu.edu

Office: Old Union 104

Phone: (309) 438-8049


Research Interests


       Health informatics

       Cloud computing

       Big data

       Social computing



Former PhD Students

       Muteb Alshammari

       Khalid Alghatani

       Aadil Alshammari

       Amir Mirzaeinia


Former MS Students

       Nickolas Davis

       Dhrubo Saha



I am looking for motivated graduate students.


For our current graduate students:

If interested, please send me your CV.


For prospective graduate students:
This is the link to our graduate programs:

Graduate Programs


Once admitted, please contact me.





Current TPC membership

     IEEE International Conference on Big Data (BigData), Dec. 17-20, 2022, Osaka, Japan

     21st IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA), Dec. 12-15, 2022, Nassau, The Bahamas

     47th IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN), Sep. 26-29, 2022, Edmonton, Canada

     9th Intl. Conference on Software Defined Systems (SDS), Dec. 12-15, 2022, Paris, France

Journal Editorial Boards

       Big Data Analytics, Springer

       International Journal of Internet of Things and Big Data (IJITBD)

       International Journal of Computers and Their Applications (IJCA)

       International Journal of Privacy and Health Information Management (IJPHIM)


Recent Publications (2019 - ) (My Google Scholar Entry)


Copyright Policy on Published Papers

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       Abdelhamid Lebal, Abdelouahab Moussaoui, Abdelmounaam Rezgui, Epilepsy-Net: Attention-based 1D-Inception Network Model for Epilepsy Detection Using One-Channel and Multi-Channel EEG Signals, Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer, To appear

       Yousra Mahmoudi, Nadjet Zioui, Hacene Belbachir, Mohamed Tadjine, Abdelmounaam Rezgui, Mathematical tools applicable to quantum computing for modelling and optimization problems in engineering, Emerging Science Journal, To appear

       K Alghatani, N Ammar, A Rezgui, A Shaban-Nejad, Precision Clinical Medicine through Machine Learning: Using High and Low Quantile Ranges of Vital Signs for Risk Stratification of ICU Patients, IEEE Access, May 2022

       Z Malik, E Najmi, K Hashmi, MM Rafique, A Rezgui, Product weighted taxonomy extraction using Twitter, International Journal of Business Information Systems 39 (4), pp. 497-515, May 2022


       K Alghatani, N Ammar, A Rezgui, A Shaban-Nejad, Predicting Intensive Care Unit Length of Stay and Mortality Using Patient Vital Signs: Machine Learning Model Development and Validation, JMIR Medical Informatics 9 (5), 2021

       N Zioui, A Mahmoudi, Y Mahmoudi, A Rezgui, A Comparative Study of Performances Between the Sliding Modes and the Trust Control Strategies for an Articulated Robotic Arm Position Control, International Journal of Mechanical & Mechatronics Engineering 21 (1), pp. 64-72, 2021

       A Amrane, A Meziane, A Rezgui, A Lebal, A deep hybrid model for advertisements detection in broadcast TV and radio content International Journal of Computational Vision and Robotics, 2021



       Abdelmounaam Rezgui, Nickolas Davis, Zaki Malik, Brahim Medjahed, Hamdy S. Soliman, CloudFinder: A System for Processing Big Data Workloads on Volunteered Federated Clouds, IEEE Transactions on Big Data, 6(2), 2020

       Assia Brighen, Hachem Slimani, Abdelmounaam Rezgui, Hamamache Kheddouci, A distributed large graph coloring algorithm on Giraph, 5th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Artificial Intelligence: Technologies and Applications (CloudTech), 2020

       A Alshammari, A Rezgui, Better Edges not Bigger Graphs: An Interaction-Driven Friendship Recommender Algorithm for Social Networks, 5th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Artificial Intelligence: Technologies and Applications (CloudTech), 2020

       M Alshammari, A Rezgui, POX-PLUS: An SDN Controller with Dynamic Shortest Path Routing, 9th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Networking (CloudNet), 2020

       M Alshammari, A Rezgui, A single-source shortest path algorithm for dynamic graphs, AKCE International Journal of Graphs and Combinatorics 17 (3), pp. 1063-1068, 2020

       H Si Salah, SE Goldin, A Rezgui, B Nour El Islam, S Ait-Aoudia, What is a remote sensing change detection technique? Towards a conceptual framework, International Journal of Remote Sensing 41 (5), pp. 1788-1812, 2020

       M Alshammari, A Rezgui, An All Pairs Shortest Path Algorithm for Dynamic Graphs, International Journal of Mathematics and Computer Science 15 (1), 347365, 2020


       A Alshammari, A Rezgui, CIDF: A clustering-based interaction-driven friending algorithm for the next-generation social networks, IEEE Access 7, pp. 153555-153565, 2019

       H Si Salah, S Ait-Aoudia, A Rezgui, SE Goldin, Change detection in urban areas from remote sensing data: A multidimensional classification scheme, International Journal of Remote Sensing 40 (17), pp. 6635-6679, 2019

       A Brighen, H Slimani, A Rezgui, H Kheddouci, Listing all maximal cliques in large graphs on vertex-centric model, The Journal of Supercomputing 75 (8), pp. 4918-4946, 2019

       A Mirzaeinia, A Rezgui, Z Malik, M Mirzaeinia, Min-edge p-cycles: an efficient approach for computing p-cycles in optical data center networks, International Conference on Cloud Computing, pp. 53-66, 2019

       K Alghatani, A Rezgui, A cloud-based intelligent remote patient monitoring architecture, International Conference on Health Informatics and Medical Systems (HIMS), pp. 23-29, 2019



       IT 179 Introduction to Data Structures

       IT 276 Data Communications

       IT 373 Wide Area Network Infrastructures

       IT 379 Advanced Computer Network

       IT 383 Principles of Operating Systems

       IT 444 Data Analytics & Mining

       IT 497 Introduction to Research Methodology