Rachid Anane
Rachid Anane   BSc MSc PhD MIEEE


Research Interests

  • Distributed systems: cooperative, mediation and adaptive systems.
  • Learning technologies: adaptive mediation in learner-system interaction.

Current Professional Activities

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Publications


      Journal publications

    • Agents-based Interaction Protocols and Topologies for Manufacturing Task Allocation.
      M. Owliya, M. Saadat, G.Jules, M. Goharian and R. Anane.
      IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics: Systems, Volume 43, Issue 1, 2013, pp38-52.
      DOI: 10.1109/TSMCA.2012.2192263
    • A Service-Oriented Architecture for Robust e-Voting.
      R. Cooke and R. Anane.
      Journal of Service-Oriented Computing & Applications (SOCA), Springer, Volume 6, Issue 3, 2012, pp249-266.
      DOI: 10.1007/s11761-012-0108-0
    • An optimized approach for storing and accessing small files on cloud storage.
      B. Dong, Q. Zheng, F. Tian, K. Chao, R. Ma and R. Anane.
      Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Elsevier, Volume 35, Issue 6, November 2012, pp1847-1862.
      DOI: 10.1016/j.jnca.2012.07.009
    • A New Agents-Based Model for Dynamic Job Allocation in Manufacturing Shopfloors.
      M. Owliya, M. Saadat, R. Anane and M. Goharian.
      IEEE Systems Journal, Volume 6, Issue 2, 2012, pp353-361.
      DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2012.2188435
    • Model Interoperability via Model Driven Development.
      M. A. Ameedeen, B. Bordbar and R. Anane.
      Journal of Computer and System Sciences (JCSS), Elsevier, Volume 77, Issue 2, March 2011, pp332-347.
      DOI: 10.1016/j.jcss.2010.01.011
    • An Architecture for GRID-enabled Distributed Simulation.
      M. Jiang, G. Theodoropoulos and R. Anane.
      The International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking (IJHPCN), Volume 6, 1, June 2009, pp47-55.
      DOI:10.1504/IJHPCN.2009.026291
    • Stateless Data Concealment for Distributed Systems.
      R. Anane, S.Dhillon and B. Bordbar.
      Journal of Computer and System Sciences (JCSS), Elsevier, Volume 74, Number 2, March 2008, pp243-254.
      DOI:10.1016/j.jcss.2007.04.007
    • A Timed Automata Approach to QOS Resolution.
      B. Bordbar, R. Anane and K. Okano.
      International Journal of Simulation,Systems, Science and Technology, Vol 7 No 1, January 2006, pp46-54.
      DOI: 10.1.1.119.2573
    • Multiple Evolutionary Agents for Decision Support.
      K-M. Chao, C.Laing, R. Anane, M.Younas and P. Norman.
      Journal of Integrated Design & Process Science, 7(2), June 2003, pp40-56.
    • Transaction Oriented Engineering Design and Formal Specification: A Multi-Agent Approach.
      M. Younas, K-M. Chao, R. Anane, A. James and C-F. Tsai.
      Journal of Integrated Design & Process Science, 7(2), June 2003, pp57-70.
    • An Agent Based Approach to Engineering Design.
      K-M. Chao, P. Norman, R. Anane and A. James.
      Computers in Industry 48(2002), pp17-27.
      DOI:10.1016/S0166-3615(02)00007-6
    • Data Mining and Serial Documents.
      R. Anane.
      Computers and the Humanities, Volume 35, Number 3 (2001), pp299-314.
      DOI: 10.1023/A:1017556818634
    • HiSQL: A front-end Query System for Historical Databases.
      R. Acun, R. Anane and S. Laflin.
      Computers and the Humanities, Volume 31, Number 6 (1998), pp483-502.
      DOI: 10.1023/A:1000803913981
    • Holistic design of a programming system.
      R. Anane.
      ACM SIGSOFT Software Engineering Notes, Volume 23 Issue 1, January 1998.
      DOI: 10.1145/272263.272282

      Conference publications

    • An Empirical Evaluation of Learning Style and Knowledge Level Adaptation.
      M. Alshammari, R. Anane and R.J. Hendley.
      13th Intelligent Tutoring Systems (ITS) Conference, June 2016, Zagreb, Croatia, Springer, pp498-499.
      DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-39583-8

    • Usability and Effectiveness Evaluation of Adaptivity in E-Learning Systems .
      M. Alshammari, R. Anane and R.J. Hendley.
      ACM Human-Computer Interaction Conference (ACM CHI 2016), May 2016, San Jose, CA, USA, pp2984-2991.
      ISBN 978-1-4503-4082-3

    • Design and Usability Evaluation of Adaptive e-learning Systems Based on Learner Knowledge and Learning Style.
      M. Alshammari, R. Anane and R.J. Hendley.
      Human-Computer Interaction (INTERACT 2015), Volume 9297 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 30 August 2015, Bamberg, Germany, pp584-591.
      DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-22668-2_45

    • The Impact of Learning Style Adaptivity in Teaching Computer Security.
      M. Alshammari, R. Anane and R.J. Hendley.
      The 20th Annual Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education (ItiCSE 2015). 6-8 July 2015, Vilnius, Lithuania.
      DOI 10.1145/2729094.2742614

    • Students Satisfaction in Learning Style-Based Adaptation.
      M. Alshammari, R. Anane and R.J. Hendley.
      The 15th international conference on Advanced Learning Technologies and Technology-enhanced Learning (ICALT 2015), pp6-9 July 2015, Hualien, Taiwan.
      DOI 10.1109/ICALT.2015.56

    • An E-Learning Investigation into Learning Style Adaptivity.
      M. Alshammari, R. Anane and R.J. Hendley.
      The 48th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-48), January 5-8, 2015, Hawaii, USA, pp11-20.
      DOI 10.1109/HICSS.2015.13

    • The Learning Object Triangle.
      R. Anane.
      The 14th International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT 2014), Athens, July, 2014, pp719-721.
      DOI:10.1109/ICALT.2014.209

    • Adaptivity in E-Learning Systems.
      M. Alshammari, R. Anane, R. J. Hendley.
      The Eighth International Conference on Complex, Intelligent, and Software Intensive Systems (CISIS 2014), Birmingham, UK, pp79-86.
      DOI:10.1109/CISIS.2014.12

    • Social network enhancement for non-formal learning.
      C. Whitty and R. Anane.
      The 47th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-47), January 6-9, 2014, Hawaii, USA, pp1645-1654. DOI:10.1109/HICSS.2014.210
    • Hybrid P2P Architecture for Transaction Management.
      S. Marrocco and R. Anane.
      10th IEEE International Conference on e-Business Engineering (ICEBE 2013), Coventry, UK, September 11-13, 2013, pp192-198. DOI:10.1109/ICEBE.2013.29
    • Hybrid Profiling in Information Retrieval.
      M. Pannu, R. Anane and A. James.
      17th IEEE International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design (CSCWD 2013), Whistler, Canada, June 27-29, 2013, pp84-91.
      DOI:10.1109/CSCWD.2013.6580944
    • A Recommendation Cascade for e-learning.
      J. Buncle, R. Anane and M. Nakayama.
      The 27th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA-2013), Barcelona, Spain, March 25-28, 2013, pp740-747.
      DOI: 10.1109/AINA.2013.142
    • The Impact of Modes of Mediation on the Web Retrieval Process.
      M. Pannu, R. Anane and A. James.
      The 23rd International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2012), LNCS, Volume 7447, Vienna, Austria, September 2012, pp297-304.
      DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-32597-7_26
    • File Management in a Mobile DHT-based P2P Environment.
      K. Ashraf, R. Anane and B. Bordbar.
      The 26th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA-2012), Fukuoka Institute of Technology (FIT), Fukuoka, Japan, March 2012, pp415-422.
      DOI: 10.1109/AINA.2012.95
    • Robust e-Voting Composition.
      R. Cooke and R. Anane.
      IEEE 17th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS), Tainan, Taiwan , December 2011, pp676-683.
      DOI: 10.1109/ICPADS.2011.109
    • Explicit User Profiles in Web Search Personalisation.
      M. Pannu, R. Anane, M. Odetayo and A. James.
      The 15th International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design (CSCWD 2011), Lausanne, Switzerland, June 2011, pp416-421.
      DOI: 10.1109/CSCWD.2011.5960107
    • Resilient and Secure File Dispersal in a Mobile P2P System.
      K. Ashraf, R. Anane and N. Blundell.
      25th International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications Workshop (AINA 2011), Biopolis, Singapore, March 2011, pp555-560.
      DOI: 10.1109/WAINA.2011.149
    • An Integrated Approach to Learning Object Sequencing.
      B. Tugsgerel, R. Anane and G. Theodoropoulos.
      The 10th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies, Sousse, Tunisia, July 2010, pp105-109.
      DOI: 10.1109/ICALT.2010.37
    • Agents-based Interaction Protocols and Topologies in Manufacturing Task Allocation.
      M. Owliya, M. Saadat, M. Goharian and R. Anane.
      The 5th IEEE International Conference on Systems of Systems Engineering (SoSE), Loughborough University, UK, June 2010, pp1-6.
      DOI:10.1109/SYSOSE.2010.5543996
    • A DSL-based Approach to Software Development and Deployment on Cloud.
      K. Sledziewski, B. Bordbar and R.Anane.
      The 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2010), Perth, Australia, April 2010, pp414-421.
      DOI: 10.1109/AINA.2010.81
    • Trusted P2P Group Interaction.
      R.Anane, S. Marrocco and B. Bordbar.
      The 2nd International Conference on Computer Science and its Applications (CSA 2009), IEEE Publication, Jeju, Korea, December 2009, pp1-8.
      DOI:10.1109/CSA.2009.5404307
    • A Model Driven Approach to the Analysis of Timeliness Properties.
      M.A. Ameedeen, B. Bordbar and R. Anane.
      Fifth European Conference on Model-Driven Architecture Foundations and Applications (ECMDA-FA), LNCS 5562, Springer, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, June 2009, pp221-236.
      DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-02674-4_16
    • An Animated Cryptographic Learning Object.
      R. Anane, K. Purohit and G.Theodoropoulos.
      5th International Conference on Computer Graphics, Imaging and Visualization (CGIV08), IEEE Publication, Penang, Malaysia, August 2008, pp61-68.
      DOI:10.1109/CGIV.2008.15     DES animation
    • Architecture of a SCORM-Compliant Assessment Authoring Tool.
      K. Parmar, R. Anane and R.J. Hendley.
      International Conference on Computational Science and its Applications (ICCSA 2007), IEEE Publication, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, August 2007, pp110-117.
      DOI:10.1109/ICCSA.2007.40

    • e-Voting Requirements and Implementation.
      R. Anane, R. Freeland and G. Theodoropoulos.
      9th IEEE Conference on E-Commerce Technology (CEC'07) and the 4th IEEE Conference on Enterprise Computing, E-Commerce and E-Services (EEE'07), Tokyo, Japan, July 2007, pp382-389.
      DOI: 10.1109/CEC-EEE.2007.42

    • Autonomic Behaviour in QoS Management.
      R. Anane.
      The Third International Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems (ICAS 2007), IEEE Publication, Athens, Greece, June 2007, pp57-62.
      DOI: 10.1109/CONIELECOMP.2007.60

    • A Distributed Scheme for Secure Data Access.
      R. Anane, S. Dhillon and B. Bordbar.
      IEEE AINA WAMIS 2006 Workshop, Vienna, April 2006, pp267-271.
      DOI: 10.1109/AINA.2006.20

    • A Web Services Approach to Learning Path Composition.
      R. Anane, B. Bordbar, F. Deng and R.J. Hendley.
      The 5th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT 2005), Kaohsiung, Taiwan, July 2005, pp98-102.
      DOI: 10.1109/ICALT.2005.33
    • An Evaluation Mechanism for QoS Management in Wireless Systems.
      B. Bordbar, R. Anane and K.Okano.
      The IEEE ICPADS 1st International Workshop on Performance Modelling in Wired, Wireless, Mobile Networking and Computing, Fukuoka, Japan, July 2005, pp150-154.
      DOI: 10.1109/ICPADS.2005.87
    • Hybrid Composition of Web Services and Grid Services.
      R. Anane, K-M. Chao and Y. Li.
      Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on E-Technology, E-Commerce and E-Service (EEE-05), Hong Kong, China, March 2005, pp426-431.
      DOI:10.1109/EEE.2005.81
    • Grid Services Mediation.
      M. Younas, K-M. Chao, R. Anane, S. Y. Yan, P. J. Lovett and A. N. Godwin.
      Proceedings of the IEEE 19th International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2005), Taipei, Taiwan, March 2005, pp879-884.
      DOI: 10.1109/AINA.2005.195
    • An Architecture for QoS Resolution in Wireless Systems.
      B. Bordbar and R. Anane.
      Proceedings of The IEEE AINA 2005 International Workshop on Web and Mobile Information Systems (WAMIS), March 2005, Taipei, Taiwan, pp774-779.
      DOI: 10.1109/AINA.2005.93
    • An Agent-based Compositional Framework.
      R. Anane, Y. Li, C-S Tsai, K-M. Chao and M. Younas.
      The Seventh Asia Pacific Web Conference (APWeb'05), Shanghai, China, March 2005, LNCS, Vol 3399, pp579-584.
      DOI:10.1007/978-3-540-31849-1_57
    • Load Balancing in Distributed Simulations on the Grid.
      M. Jiang, R. Anane and G. Theodoropoulos.
      Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC 2004), The Hague, The Netherlands, October 2004, ISBN 0-7803-8567-5.
      DOI: 10.1109/ICSMC. 2004.1400838

    • eLearning Content Provision.
      R. Anane, S. Crowther,J. Beadle and G. Theodoropoulos.
      Proceedings of the 15th IEEE International Workshop on Databases and Expert Systems (DEXA04), Zaragoza, Spain, August 2004, pp420-425.
      DOI: 10.1109/DEXA.2004.1333510

    • Learning Content Mediation.
      R. Anane, R.J. Hendley, K-M. Chao and M. Younas.
      Proceedings of the European and Mediterranean Conference on Information Systems (EMCIS 2004), Tunis, July 2004, ISBN: 1-902316-40-1.

    • Quality Driven Web Services in Mobile Computing.
      M. Younas, K-M. Chao, N. Griffiths, R. Anane and I. Awan.
      Proceedings of the 24th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Systems Workshops, IEEE CS, Tokyo, Japan, March 2004, pp216-221.
      DOI: 10.1109/ICDCSW.2004.1284034
    • Analysis of Grid Service Composition with BPEL4WS.
      K-M. Chao, M. Younas, N. Griffiths, I. Awan, R. Anane.
      Proceedings of the 18th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2004), Tokyo, Japan, March 2004, pp284-289.
    • A Framework for Distributed Simulation on a Grid.
      M. Jiang, G. Theodoropoulos and R. Anane.
      Winter International Symposium on Information and Communication Technologies (WISICT 2004), Cancun, Mexico, January 2004.(ACM International Conference Proceedings Series), pp185-190.
    • Load Sharing in Cluster Service Provision.
      R. Anane, R.J. Anthony, K-M. Chao and M.Younas.
      Proceedings of the 14th IEEE International Workshop on Databases and Expert Systems (DEXA03), Prague, September 2003, pp156-160.
      DOI: 10.1109/DEXA.2003.1232016
    • An Agent-mediated Approach to eLearning.
      R. Anane, K-M. Chao, R.J. Hendley and M. Younas.
      Proceedings of the International Conference on Internet and Multimedia Systems and Applications (IMSA 2003), Honolulu, August 2003, pp104-108.
    • A Flexible Approach to Exception Handling in Open Multi-agent Systems.
      N. Shah, K-M. Chao, R. Anane and N. Godwin.
      Proceedings of the 2nd International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS-03) Challenges'03 Workshop, Melbourne, July 2003, pp7-10.
    • Degree of Satisfaction in Agent Negotiation.
      K-M. Chao, M.Younas, R. Anane, C-F. Tsai and V-W. Soo.
      Proceedings of the 2003 IEEE Conference on E-Commerce (CEC'03), Newport Beach, California, USA, June 2003, pp68-75.
      DOI: 10.1109/COEC.2003.1210235
    • Implementation of a Proactive Load Sharing Scheme.
      R. Anane and R.J. Anthony.
      Proceedings of the 18th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC 2003), Melbourne, USA, March 2003, pp1038-1045.
      DOI:10.1145/952532.952735
    • M-Commerce Transaction Management with Multi-Agent Support.
      M. Younas, K-M. Chao and R. Anane.
      Proceedings of the 2003 IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2003), Xidian, China, March 2003, pp284-287.

    • Agent-based Transactional Framework for the Supply Chain.
      R. Anane, M. Younas, K-M. Chao and C-F. Tsai.
      Proceedings of the 1st IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Cybernetics (ICMLC 2002), Beijing, November 2002, pp1956-1961.
      DOI: 10.1109/ICMLC.2002.1175379

    • Multiple Evolution and Current Engineering Design.
      K-M. Chao, R. Anane, P. Norman and C-F. Tsai.
      Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design (CSCWD), Rio de Janeiro, September 2002, pp107-111.
    • Multi-agent Transactions for Web-based Design Activities.
      M. Younas, K-M. Chao, R. Anane and A.James.
      Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design (CSCWD), Rio de Janeiro, September 2002, pp258-263.
      DOI: 10.1109/CSCWD.2002.1047693
    • Agent Cooperation and Monitoring on the Internet.
      R. Anane, K-M. Chao and M. Younas.
      Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Cooperative Internet Computing (CIC 2002), Hong Kong, August 2002, pp153-157.
    • Architecture of an Agent-Based Negotiation Mechanism.
      J-H. Chen, R. Anane, K-M. Chao and N. Godwin.
      Proceedings of the 22nd IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems Workshop (ICDCS-2002), Vienna, July 2002, pp379-384.
      10.1109/ICDCSW.2002.1030798
    • Negotiating Agents in a Market-Oriented Grid.
      K-M. Chao, R. Anane, J-H. Chen and R. Gatward.
      Proceedings of the 2nd IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster Computing and the Grid, Berlin, May 2002, pp436-437.
      DOI: 10.1109/CCGRID.2002.1017183
    • Proactiveness and Effective Observer Mechanisms in Intelligent Agents.
      J. Plumley, K-M. Chao, R. Anane and N. Godwin. Proceedings the 2nd Asia-Pacific Conference on Intelligent Agent Technology (IAT-2001), 23-26 October, 2001, Maebashi, Japan, pp. 144-149, World Scientific Press, ISBN 981-02-4706-0.
    • A Mobile Agent Framework for Telecardiology.
      K-M. Chao, R. Anane, J. Plumley, N. Godwin and R. Naguib.
      Proceedings of the 23rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS2001), Istanbul, October 2001.
      DOI: 10.1109/IEMBS.2001.1019582
    • Software engineering and history.
      R. Anane.
      Proceedings of the 2000 ACM symposium on Applied computing (SAC'00), Volume 1, March 2000.
      DOI: 10.1145/335603.335722
    • The Internet and the Re-engineering of Training Processes
      R. Anane and R.J. Hendley.
      Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Applied Informatics, Innsbruck, February 2000, IASTED, pp1-5.
    • Database Design for Ottoman Tax Registers.
      R. Acun, R. Anane and S. Laflin.
      In H. J. Marker and K. Pagh (eds.), Yesterday, Proceedings from the 6th AHC International Conference, Odense, 1994, pp109-122.
    • User Interface Design for Historical Databases.
      R. Acun, R. Anane and S. Laflin.
      in F. Bocchi and P. Denley (eds.), Storia & Multimedia, Proceedings of the Seventh International AHC Congress, Bologna, 1994, pp34-547.