PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL / CONFERENCE / WORKSHOP PUBLICATIONS

  • Bakri, Hussein, et al. “Fidelity perception of 3D models on the web”. in Proceedings of the ILRN 2018. Springer, Fourth Annual International Conference of the Immersive Learning Research Network (iLRN 2018) (Link ,BibTex)
  • Bakri, Hussein, et al. “Virtual Worlds and the 3D Web-Time for Convergence?.” International Conference on Immersive Learning. Springer International Publishing, 2016 (Link , BibTeX)
  • Bakri, Hussein, and Colin Allison. “Measuring QoS in web-based virtual worlds: an evaluation of unity 3D web builds.” Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Massively Multiuser Virtual Environments. ACM, 2016 (Link , BibTex)
  • Bakri, Hussein, et al. ‘HTTP/2 and QUIC for virtual worlds and the 3D Web?’. in Procedia Computer Science: The 10th International Conference on Future Networks and Communications (FNC 2015) / The 12th International Conference on Mobile Systems and Pervasive Computing (MobiSPC 2015) Affiliated Workshops. vol. 56, Elsevier B.V, pp. 242-251, The 10th International Conference on Future Networks and Communications (FNC 2015), Belfort, France, 17-20 August (Link , BibTeX)
  • Allison, Colin, and Hussein Bakri. “How the Web was Won: Keeping the computer networking curriculum current with HTTP/2.” Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), 2015. 32614 2015. IEEE. IEEE, 2015 (Link , BibTeX)
  • El-Aawar, Haissam, and Hussein Bakri. “Design, implement and simulate an agent motion planning algorithm in 2d and 3d environments.” International Journal of Computer Science & Information Technology 6.1 (2014)  (Link , BibTeX)
  • El-Aawar, Haissam, and Hussein Bakri. “A Simulated motion planning algorithm in 2D and 3D environments using hill climbing.” International Journal of Artificial Intelligence & Applications (IJAIA), Vol. 5, No. 1, January 2014 (Link , BibTeX)

Research Interests

3D Web, Digital Heritage, Multi-User Virtual Worlds,  Game engines, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Computer Graphics,  Quality of Service, Quality of Experience

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS

  • St Leonard’s College Scholarship 2014

TALKS AND POSTERS

  • Talk: “Fidelity perception of 3D models on the Web” – Immersive Learning Research Network 2018 – USA
  • Talk: “Perception of fidelity of Web3D models” – DemoFest 2017 organised by the Scottish Informatics and Computer Science Alliance (SICSA) – United Kingdom
  •  Talk: “Virtual Worlds and the 3D Web – time for convergence?” – iRLN 2016 – USA
  • Talk: “HTTP/2 and QUIC for multi-user virtual worlds and the 3D web” in the The 10th International Conference on Future Networks and Communications (FNC 2015) – France
  • Talk: “HTTP/2 and QUIC for multi-user virtual worlds” SCONE (Scottish Network Event) – Edinburgh (2nd of June 2015) – United Kingdom

IT CERTIFICATIONS

I have obtained numerous IT certifications throughout the years. There is no point of flexing my muscles on my website. I do not have ego issues like many  🙂 The full list of IT certifications and diplomas is available upon request.

  • Microsoft Certified IT Professional
  • Oracles Forms/Reports Developer Certified Professional
  • Microsoft Certified Application Developer
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

OTHER DIPLOMAS AND CERTIFICATIONS (NOT RELATED TO COMPUTER SCIENCE)

I am a strong believer in both horizontal and vertical development of skills so I obtained numerous workshops and certifications pertaining to different disciplines such as HR, business, investment, accounting, trading, law, forensics, project management, first aid, music among many others.  The full list of certifications and diplomas is available upon request.

  • Managing Training Needs – Human Resource Management (HRM) Diploma – Lebanese American University & Chamber of Commerce Training Centre – November 2013
  • Project Management Professional – PMP (The Preparatory Program) -35 PDUs – Lebanese American University & Chamber of Commerce Training Centre – November to December 2013
  • Learning Strategies with Dr. El Bahi Jad – Certified coach and head of the International Smart Center for Human Development – Lebanese International University- 6, 7, and 8 December 2013
  • Business Etiquette Workshop – Lebanese American University & Chamber of Commerce Training Centre – April 2013
  • Improve your business, talking & writing skills (conversational Skills) – Lebanese American University & Chamber of Commerce Training Centre – April 2013
  •  Writing Policies and Procedures – Human Resource Management (HRM) Diploma – Lebanese American University & Chamber of Commerce Training Centre – May 2013
  • First aid for baby and child – British Red Cross Centre, Dundee, United Kingdom – January 2017

LANGUAGE CERTIFICATIONS

Full list of official certifications and completed courses of languages is available upon request.

  • DELE (Diploma de Español Como Lengua Extranjera): inicial and Intermedio B2  – Instituto Cervantes – Beirut – Lebanon
  • CILS  (Certificazione di Italiano come Lingua Straniera): A1 – Istituto Italiano di Cultura – Beirut – Lebanon