Munther Abualkibash

A photo of Munther Abualkibash

Associate Professor, Cybersecurity

Information Security and Applied Computing

211C Sill Hall


[email protected]


  • Ph.D., Computer Science and Engineering, University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT
  • MS, Computer Science, University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT
  • BS, Computer Science, Al-Ahliyya Amman University, Amman, Jordan

Interests and Expertise

  • Computer and network security
  • Parallel and distributed systems
  • Cloud computing
  • Machine learning

Courses Taught

CS 206: Introduction to Computer Science II (Data Structure)
CS 230: Programming Languages
CS 318: Introduction to Computer Organization

Selected Presentations

  • M. Abualkibash, A. Mahmood and S. Moslehpour, "A near real-time, parallel and distributed adaptive object detection and retraining framework based on AdaBoost algorithm," High Performance Extreme Computing Conference (HPEC), 2015 IEEE, Waltham, MA, 2015, pp. 1–8.
  • M. Abualkibash and A. Mahmood, "Improved pruning algorithms in multiscale real-time object detection," Systems, Applications and Technology Conference (LISAT), 2015 IEEE Long Island, Farmingdale, NY, 2015, pp. 17.
  • Munther Abualkibash, Ahmed ElSayed, Ausif Mahmood, "Highly Scalable, Parallel and Distributed AdaBoost Algorithm using Light Weight Threads and Web Services on a Network of Multi-Core Machines", International Journal of Distributed & Parallel Systems, vol. 4, p. 29, May, 2013.
  • ElSayed, Ahmed, Munther Abualkibash, and Ausif Mahmood, "Improved Eigenface Algorithm for Large DataSets using Hierarchical Dissimilar Subgrouping", Proceedings of the 2012 International Conference on Image Processing, Computer Vision, and Pattern Recognition, vol. 2, p. 579, July, 2012.
  • Munther H. Abualkibash and Khaled Elleithy, "Cloud Computing: The Future of IT Industry", International Journal of Computer Networks and Communications (IJCNC), Vol.3, No.4, pp. 112, July, 2012.