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  Publications (DBLP Bibliography Server | Google-Scholar )

Journals      Conferences      Invited Articles      Workshops      Book Chapters

Journals


  1. Abdeltawab Hendawi, Mohamed Ali, Mohamed F. Mokbel. " Panda*: A Generic and Scalable Framework for Predictive Spatio-temporal Queries". GeoInformatica. Accepted. To Appear, 2017.

  2. Ahmed Eldawy, Mohamed F. Mokbel. " The Era of Big Spatial Data: A Survey". Foundations and Trends in Databases. 6(3-4): 163-273, 2016.

  3. Amr Magdy, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Sameh Elnikety, Suman Nath, and Yuxiong He. " Venus: Scalable Real-time Spatial Queries on Microblogs with Adaptive Load Shedding". IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, TKDE 2016, 28(2): pp. 356-370.

  4. Jie Bao, Yu Zheng, David Wilkie, Mohamed F. Mokbel. " Recommendations in Location-based Social Networks: A Survey". GeoInformatica 2015 19(3): pp. 525-565, 2015.

  5. Ahmed Eldawy and Mohamed F. Mokbel. " The Era of Big Spatial Data: A Survey". The inagural English issue of the Journal of Database Society of Japan, DBSJ 2015, 13(1), pp. 25-36, 2015.

  6. Jalal S. Alowibdi, Ugo A. Buy, Philip S. Yu, Sohaib Ghani, Mohamed F. Mokbel. " Deception detection in Twitter". Springer Journal on Social Network Analysis and Mining, 15(1), pp. 32:1-32L16, 2015.

  7. Mohamed Sarwat, Justin Levandoski, Ahmed Eldawy, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. " LARS*: A Scalable and Efficient Location-Aware Recommender System". IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, TKDE 2014, 26(6)1384-1399, 2014.

  8. Justin Levandoski, Ahmed Eldawy, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Mohamed Khalefa. " Flexible and Extensible Preference Evaluation in Database Systems". ACM Transactions on Database Systems, TODS 2013, 38(3), 2013.

  9. Mohamed Sarwat, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Xun Zhou, and Suman Nath. " Generic and Efficient Framework for Search Trees on Flash Memory Storage Systems". In GeoInformatica 2013, 17(3): 417-448, 2013

  10. Hicham Elmongui, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Walid G. Aref. " Continuous Aggregate Nearest Neighbor Queries". In GeoInformatica 2013, 17(1): 63-95, 2013.

  11. Justin J. Levandoski, Mohamed E. Khalefa, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "On Producing High and Early Result Throughput in Multi-join Query Plans". IEEE Transaction of Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE TKDE 2011, 23(12):1888-1902, 2011

  12. Chi-Yin Chow, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Tian He. "A Privacy-Preserving Location Monitoring System for Wireless Sensor Networks". IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, IEEE TMC 2011, 10(1): 94-107, 2011

  13. Chi-Yin Chow, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Hong Va Leong. "On Efficient and Scalable Support of Continuous Queries in Mobile Peer-to-Peer Environments". IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, IEEE TMC 2011, 10(10): 1473-1487, 2011

  14. Chi-Yin Chow, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Jie Bao, and Xuan Liu. "Query-Aware Location Anonymization for Road Networks". GeoInformatica 2011 , 15(3): 571-607, 2011.

  15. Chi-Yin Chow, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Xuan Liu. "Spatial Cloaking for Anonymous Location-based Services in Mobile Peer-to-Peer Environments". GeoInformatica 2011, 15(2): 351-380, 2011.

  16. Mohamed F. Mokbel and Walid G. Aref. "“Irregularity in High-Dimensional Space-filling Curves", Journal of Distributed and Parallel Databases, DAPD 2011, 29(3): 217-238 2011.

  17. James M. Kang, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Shashi Shekhar, Tian Xia, and Donghui Zhang. "Incremental and General Evaluation of Reverse Nearest Neighbors". IEEE Transaction of Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE TKDE 2010, 22(7): 983-999 (2010).

  18. Shuo Guo, Tian He, Mohamed Mokbel, John A. Stankovic, and Tarek Abdelzaher. "On Accurate and Efficient Statistical Counting in Sensor-Based Surveillance Systems". Pervasive and Mobile Computing, PMC 2010, 6(1): 74-92, 2010.

  19. Chi-Yin Chow, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Walid G. Aref. "Casper*: Query Processing for Location Services without Compromising Privacy". ACM Transactions on Database Systems, ACM TODS 2009, 34(4), 24, December, 2009.

  20. Jinchuan Chen, Reynold Cheng, Mohamed Mokbel, and Chi-Yin Chow. "Scalable Processing of Snapshot and Continuous Nearest-Neighbor Queries over One-Dimensional Uncertain Data". VLDB Journal 2009, 18(5): 1219-1240, 2009.

  21. Mohamed F. Mokbel and Walid G. Aref. "SOLE: Scalable On-Line Execution of Continuous Queries on Spatio-temporal Data Streams". VLDB Journal 2008, 17(5): 971-995, 2008.

  22. Thanaa M. Ghanem, Moustafa A. Hammad, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Walid G. Aref, and Ahmed K. Elmagarmid. "Incremental Evaluation of Sliding-window Queries over Data Streams". IEEE Transaction of Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE TKDE 2007, 19(1): 57-72, Jan., 2007.

  23. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Xiaopeng Xiong, Moustafa Hammad, and Walid G. Aref. "Continuous Query Processing of Spatio-temporal Data Streams in PLACE". GeoInformatica 2005, 9(4), pp. 343-365, Dec., 2005.

  24. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Walid G. Aref, and Ibrahim Kamel. "Analysis of Multi-dimensional Space-Filling Curves". GeoInformatica 2003, 7(3), pp. 179-209, Sep., 2003.

Conferences


  1. Mohamed Sarwat, Raha Moraffah, Mohamed F. Mokbel and James Avery " Database System Support for Personalized Recommendation Applications". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2017, San Diego, CA, Apr, 2017.

  2. Constantinos Costa, Georgios Chatzimilioudis, Demetrios Zeinalipour-Yazti, Mohamed F. Mokbel " Efficient Exploration of Telco Big Data with Compression and Decaying". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2017, San Diego, CA, Apr, 2017.

  3. Ahmed Eldawy, Mohamed F. Mokbel and Christopher Jonathan. " HadoopViz: A MapReduce Framework for Extensible Visualization of Big Spatial Data". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2016, Helsinki, Finland, May, 2016.

  4. Amr Magdy, Rami Alghamdi, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. " On Main-memory Flushing in Microblogs Data Management Systems". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2016, Helsinki, Finland, May, 2016.

  5. Christopher Jonathan, Amr Magdy, Mohamed F. Mokbel and Albert Jonathan. " GARNET: A Holistic System Approach for Trending Queries in Microblogs". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2016, Helsinki, Finland, May, 2016.

  6. Amr Magdy, Ahmed Aly, Mohamed Mokbel, Sameh Elnikety, Yuxiong He, Suman Nath and Walid Aref. "GeoTrend: Spatial Trending Queries on Real-time Microblogs". In Proceedings of the ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, SIGSPATIAL 2016, San Francisco, CA, November 2016.

  7. Ahmed Eldawy, Louai Alarabi and Mohamed F. Mokbel. " Spatial Partitioning Techniques in SpatialHadoop". In Proceedings of the the International Conference on Very Large Databases, VLDB 2015, Kohala Coast, HI, Aug, 2015.

  8. Ahmed Eldawy and Mohamed F. Mokbel. " SpatialHadoop: A MapReduce Framework for Spatial Data". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2015, Seoul, South Korea, April, 2015.

  9. Ahmed Eldawy, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Saif Alharthi, Abdulhadi Alzaidy, Kareem Tarek, and Sohaib Ghani. " SHAHED: A MapReduce-based System for Querying and Visualizing Spatio-temporal Satellite Data". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2015, Seoul, South Korea, April, 2015. (Runner-Up for Best Poster Paper Award).

  10. Abdeltawab M. Hendawi, Jie Bao, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Mohamed Ali. " Predictive Tree: An Efficient Index for Predictive Queries On Road Networks". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2015, Seoul, South Korea, April, 2015.

  11. Ahmed Eldawy, Mostafa Elganainy, Ammar Bakeer, Ahmed Abdelmotaleb and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Sphinx: Distributed Execution of Interactive SQL Queries on Big Spatial Data (Poster Paper)". In Proceedings of the ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, SIGSPATIAL GIS 2015, Seattle, WA, November 2015.

  12. Reem Y. Ali, Venkata M.V. Gunturi, Shashi Shekhar, Ahmed Eldawy, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Andrew J. Kotz and William F. Northrop. "Future Connected Vehicles: Challenges and Opportunities for Spatio-temporal Computing (Vision paper)". In Proceedings of the ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, SIGSPATIAL GIS 2015, Seattle, WA, November 2015. (Runner-Up for Best Vision Paper Award).

  13. Mohamed Sarwat, James L. Avery, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. " Recathon: A Middleware for Context-Aware Recommendation in Database Systems". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Mobile Data Management, MDM 2015, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, June 2015. (Best Paper Award).

  14. Amr Magdy and Mohamed F. Mokbel. " Towards a Microblogs Data Management System". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Mobile Data Management, MDM 2015, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, June 2015.

  15. Bin Cao, Louai Alarabi, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Anas Basalamah. " SHAREK: A Scalable Dynamic Ride Sharing System". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Mobile Data Management, MDM 2015, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, June 2015.

  16. Mohamed Sarwat, Sameh Elnikety, Yuxiong He, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. " Horton+: A Distributed System for Processing Declarative Reachability Queries over Partitioned Graphs". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Very Large Databases, VLDB 2014, Hangzhou, China, Sept, 2014.

  17. Amr Magdy, Mohamed Mokbel, Sameh Elnikety, Suman Nath, and Yuxiong He. " Mercury: A Memory-Constrained Spatio-temporal Real-time Search on Microblogs". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2014, Chicago, IL, April, 2014.
    (Among Best Papers).

  18. Amr Magdy, Louai Alarabi, Saif Al-Harthi, Mashaal Musleh, Thanaa Ghanem, Sohaib Ghani and Mohamed Mokbel. "Taghreed: A System for Querying, Analyzing, and Visualizing Geotagged Microblogs". In Proceedings of the ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, SIGSPATIAL GIS 2014, Dallas, TX, November 2014 (acceptance rate 21%).

  19. Louai Alarabi, Ahmed Eldawy, Rami Alghamdi, Mohamed F. Mokbel. "TAREEG: A MapReduce-Based Web System for Extracting Spatial Data from OpenStreetMap". In Proceedings of the ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, SIGSPATIAL GIS 2014, Dallas, TX, November 2014 (acceptance rate 21%).

  20. Jie Bao and Mohamed F. Mokbel. " GeoRank: An Efficient Location-Aware News Feed Ranking System". In Proceedings of the ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, SIGSPATIAL GIS 2013, Orlando, Florida, November 2013 (acceptance rate 17%).

  21. Ahmed Eldawy, Yuan Li, Mohamed Mokbel and Ravi Janardan. " CG_Hadoop: Computational Geometry in MapReduce". In Proceedings of the ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, SIGSPATIAL GIS 2013, Orlando, Florida, November 2013 (acceptance rate 17%).

  22. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Louai Alarabi, Jie Bao, Ahmed Eldawy, Amr Magdy, Mohamed Sarwat, Ethan Waytas, and Steven Yackel. "MNTG: An Extensible Web-based Traffic Generator". In Proceedings of the 13th International Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases, SSTD 2013, Munich, Germany, August 2013.

  23. Mohamed Sarwat, Ahmed Eldawy, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and John Riedl. "Plutus: Leveraging Location-Based Social Networks in Recommending Potential Customers to Venues". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Mobile Data Management, MDM 2013, Milan, Italy, June 2013. (full presentation, acceptance rate 35%).

  24. Justin J. Levandoski, Mohamed Sarwat, Ahmed Eldawy, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. " LARS: A Location-Aware Recommender System". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2012, Washington D.C., April 2012 (full presentation, acceptance rate 20.5%). (Among Best Papers).

  25. Jie Bao, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Chi-Yin Chow. " GeoFeed: A Location Aware News Feed System". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2012, Washington D.C., April 2012 (full presentation, acceptance rate 20.5%).

  26. Abdeltawab Hendawi and Mohamed F. Mokbel. " Panda: A Predictive Spatio-Temporal Query Processor". In Proceedings of the ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, SIGSPATIAL GIS 2012, Redondo Beach, California, November 2012 (acceptance rate 17%).

  27. Jie Bao, Yu Zheng and Mohamed Mokbel. " Location-based and Preference-Aware Recommendation Using Sparse Geo-Social Networking Data". In Proceedings of the ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, SIGSPATIAL GIS 2012, Redondo Beach, California, November 2012 (acceptance rate 17%).

  28. Justin J. Levandoski, Mohamed Sarwat, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Michael D. Ekstrand. " RecStore: An Extensible and Adaptive Framework for Online Recommender Queries inside the Database Engine". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Extending Database Technology, EDBT 2012, Berlin, Germany, March 2012 (acceptance rate 22.5%).

  29. Justin J. Levandoski, Michael D. Ekstrand, Michael J. Ludwig, Ahmed Eldawy, Mohamed F. Mokbel and John T. Riedl. " RecBench: Benchmarks for Evaluating Performance of Recommender System Architectures". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Very Lage Databases, VLDB 2011, Seattle, WA, September 2011 (acceptance rate 18.1%).

  30. Justin Levandoski, David Lomet, Mohamed F. Mokbel and Kevin Zhao. "Deuteronomy: Transaction Support for Cloud Data ". In Proceedings of the Biennial Conference on Innovating Data Systems Research, CIDR 2011, Asilomar, CA, January 2011.

  31. Mohamed Khalefa, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Justin Levandoski. "PrefJoin: An Efficient Preference-aware Join Operator ". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2011, Hannover, Germany, April 2011 (full paper, acceptance rate 19.8%).

  32. Mohamed Sarwat, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Xun Zhou, Suman Nath. "FAST: A Generic Framework for Flash-Aware Spatial Trees.". In Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases, SSTD 2011, Minneapolis, MN, August 2011. (Best Paper Award).

  33. Joseph L. Naps, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and David H. C. Du. "Pantheon: Exascale File System Search for Scientific Computing.". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management, SSDBM 2011, Portlan, OR, July 2011.

  34. Justin Levandoski, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Mohamed Khalefa. "FlexPref: A Framework for Extensible Preference Evaluation in Database Systems". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2010, Long Beach, CA, March, 2010 (full paper, acceptance rate 12.5%).

  35. Justin Levandoski, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Mohamed Khalefa. "Preference Query Evaluation Over Expensive Attributes". In Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, ACM CIKM 2010, Toronto, Canada, October 2010 (full paper, acceptance rate 13.4%).

  36. Mohamed Khalefa, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Justin Levandoski. "Skyline Query Processing for Uncertain Data". In Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, ACM CIKM 2010, Toronto, Canada, October 2010 (short paper, acceptance rate 31.3%).

  37. Jie Bao, Chi-Yin Chow, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Wei-Shinn Ku. "Efficient Evaluation of k-Range Nearest Neighbor Queries in Road Networks". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Mobile Data Management, MDM 2010, Kansas City, MO, May 2010 (full paper, acceptance rate 25.4%)

  38. Biplob Debnath, Mohamed F. Mokbel, David J. Lilja, and David Du. "Deferred Updates for Flash Based Storage". In Proceeding of the IEEE Symposium on Massive Storage Systems and Technologies, MSST 2010, Incline Village, Nevada, May 2010. (short paper).

  39. David B. Lomet and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Locking Key Ranges with Unbundled Transaction Services". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Very Large Data Bases, VLDB 2009, Lyon, France, August 2009. (acceptance rate 16.7%).

  40. Chi-Yin Chow, Mohamed Mokbel, Joe Naps and Suman Nath. "Approximate Evaluation of Range Nearest-Neighbor Queries with Quality Guarantee". In Proceedings of the 11th International Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases, SSTD 2009, Aalborg, Denmark, July 2009 (full paper, acceptance rate 32.25%)

  41. Justin Levandoski and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "RDF Data-Centric Storage". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Web Services , ICWS 2009, Los Angeles, CA, July 2009 (full paper, acceptance rate 18%)

  42. Chi-Yin Chow, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Tian He. "Aggregate Location Monitoring for Wireless Sensor Networks: A Histogram-based Approach". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Mobile Data Management, MDM 2009, Taipei, Taiwan, May 2009 (full paper, acceptance rate 26.1%) (Best Paper Award).

  43. Aris Gkoulalas-Divanis, Vassilis S. Verykios, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Identifying Unsafe Routes for Network-Based Trajectory Privacy". In Proceedings of the SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, SDM 2009, Sparks, Nevada, Apr 2009 (full paper, acceptance rate 15.67%)

  44. Hicham G. Elmongui, Walid G. Aref, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Chameleon: Context Awareness inside DBMSs". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2009, Shanghai, China, March, 2009 (short paper, acceptance rate 27%)

  45. Mohamed Khalefa, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Justin Levandoski. "Skyline Query Processing for Incomplete Data". In Proceedings of the International Conference of Data Engineering, ICDE 2008, Cancun, Mexico, pp. 556-565, Apr. 2008. (full paper full presentation, acceptance rate 12.1%).

  46. Reynold Cheng, Jinchuan Chen, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Chi-Yin Chow. "Probabilistic Verifiers: Evaluating Constrained Nearest-Neighbor Queries over Uncertain Data", In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2008, Cancun, Mexico, pp. 973-982, Apr. 2008. (full paper full presentation, acceptance rate 12.1%).

  47. Justin Levandoski, Mohamed Khalefa, Mohamed F. Mokbel. "PermJoin: An Efficient Algorithm for Producing Early Results in Multi-join Query Plans". In Proceedings of the International Conference of Data Engineering, ICDE 2008, Cancun, Mexico, pp. 1433-1435, Apr. 2008. (short paper, acceptance rate 31%).

  48. Shuo Guo, Tian He, Mohamed F. Mokbel, John A. Stankovic, and Tarek Abdelzaher. "On Accurate and Efficient Statistical Counting in Sensor-Based Surveillance Systems". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems, MASS 2008, Atlanta, GA, Sep. 2008. (acceptance rate 13%) (Best Paper Award).

  49. James M. Kang, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Shashi Shekhar, Tian Xia, and Donghui Zhang. "Continuous Evaluation of Monochromatic and Bichromatic Reverse Nearest Neighbors". In Proceedings of the International Conference of Data Engineering. ICDE 2007, Istanbul, Turkey, pp. 806-815, Apr. 2007. (acceptance rate 18.5%).

  50. Chi-Yin Chow and Mohamed Mokbel. "Enabling Private Continuous Queries For Revealed User Locations". In Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases, SSTD 2007, Boston, MA, pp. 258-275, Jul., 2007. (acceptance rate 34.2%).

  51. M. H. Ali, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Walid G. Aref. "Phenomenon-aware Stream Query Processing". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference of Mobile Data Management, MDM 2007, Mannheim, Germany, pp. 8-15, May 2007. (acceptance rate 28.5%).

  52. Aravindan Raghuveer, Meera Jindal, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Biplob Debnath, and David Du. "Towards Efficient Search on Unstructured Data: An Intelligent-Storage Approach". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2007, Lisboa, Portugal, pp. 951-954, Nov., 2007. (short paper, acceptance rate 26%).

  53. James A. Skarie, Biplob K. Debnath, David J. Lilja, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "SCRAP: A Statistical Approach for Creating Compact Representational Query Workload based on Performance Bottlenecks". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Workload Characterization, IISWC 2007, Boston, MA, Sep., 2007. (acceptance rate 32%).

  54. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Chi-Yin Chow, Walid G. Aref. "The New Casper: Query Processing for Location Services without Compromising Privacy". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Very Large Data Bases, VLDB 2006, Seoul, Korea, pp. 763-774, Sep., 2006. (acceptance rate 13.9%).

  55. David Lomet, Roger Barga, Mohamed F. Mokbel, German Shegalov, Rui Wang, Yunyue Zhu. "Transaction Time Support inside a Database Engine". In Proceedings of the International Conference of Data Engineering, ICDE 2006, Atlanta, GA. Apr. 2006. (acceptance rate 19.5%).

  56. Chi-Yin Chow, Mohamed F. Mokbel and Xuan Liu. "A Peer-to-Peer Spatial Cloaking Algorithm for Anonymous Location-based Services". In Proceedings of the ACM International Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, ACM GIS 2006, Arlington, VA, pp. 171-178, Nov., 2006. (acceptance rate 32.3%).

  57. Xiaopeng Xiong, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Walid G. Aref. "LUGrid: Update-tolerant Grid-based Indexing for Moving Objects". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference of Mobile Data Management, MDM 2006, Nara, Tokyo, May 2006. (acceptance rate 23%).

  58. Xiaopeng Xiong, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Walid G. Aref. "SEA-CNN: Scalable Processing of Continuous K-Nearest Neighbor Queries in Spatio-temporal Databases". In Proceedings of the International Conference of Data Engineering, ICDE 2005, Tokyo, Japan, pp. 643-654, Apr., 2005. (acceptance rate 12.8%).

  59. Hicham G. Elmongui, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Walid G. Aref. "Spatio-Temporal Histograms". In Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases, SSTD 2005, Angra dos Reis, Brazil, pp. 19-36, Aug., 2005. (acceptance rate 31.2%).

  60. M. H. Ali, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Walid G. Aref, and Ibrahim Kamel. "Detection and Tracking of Discrete Phenomena in Sensor-network Databases". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management, SSDBM 2005, Santa Barbara, CA, pp. 163-172, Jul., 2005.

  61. Mohamed F. Mokbel and Walid G. Aref. "GPAC: Generic and Progressive Processing of Mobile Queries over Mobile Data". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Mobile Data Management, MDM 2005, Ayia Napa, Cyprus, pp. 155-163, May 2005. (acceptance rate 24.7%).

  62. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Xiaopeng Xiong, and Walid G. Aref. "SINA: Scalable Incremental Processing of Continuous Queries in Spatio-temporal Databases". In Proceedings of the ACM SIGMOD Conference on Management of Data, ACM SIGMOD 2004, Paris, France, pp. 623-634, Jun., 2004. (acceptance rate 16%).

  63. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Ming Lu, and Walid G. Aref. "Hash-merge Join: A Non-blocking Join algorithm for Producing Fast and Early Join Results". In Proceedings of the International Conference of Data Engineering, ICDE 2004, Boston, MA, pp. 251-263, Apr., 2004. (acceptance rate 14.2%).

  64. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Walid G. Aref, Khaled El-Bassyouni, and Ibrahim Kamel. "Scalable Multimedia Disk Scheduling". In Proceedings of the International Conference of Data Engineering, ICDE 2004, Boston, MA, pp. 498-509, Apr., 2004. (acceptance rate 14.2%).

  65. Thanaa M. Ghanem, Rahul Shah, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Walid G. Aref, and Jeffrey S. Vitter. "Bulk Operations for Space-Partitioning Trees". In Proceedings of the International Conference of Data Engineering, ICDE 2004, Boston, MA, pp. 498-509, Apr., 2004. (acceptance rate 14.2%).

  66. Xiaopeng Xiong, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Walid G. Aref, Susanne Hambrusch, and Sunil Prabhakar. "Scalable Spatio-temporal Continuous Query Processing for Location-aware Services". In Proceeding of the International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management, SSDBM 2004, Santorini Island, Greece, pp. 317-326, Jul., 2004. (acceptance rate 31%).

  67. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Walid G. Aref, and Ananth Grama. "Spectral LPM: An Optimal Locality-Preserving Mapping using the Spectral (not Fractal) Order". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2003, Bangalore, India, pp. 699-701, Mar., 2003. (short paper, acceptance rate 20.3%).

  68. Mohamed F. Mokbel and Walid G. Aref. "On Query Processing and Optimality Using Spectral Locality-Preserving Mappings". In Proceedings of the International Symposium on Spatio-Temporal Databases, SSTD 2003, Santorini Island, Greece, pp. 102-121, Jul., 2003. (acceptance rate 26.6%).

  69. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Walid G. Aref, Susanne Hambrusch, and Sunil Prabhakar. "Towards Scalable Location-aware Services: Requirements and Research Issues". In Proceeding of the International Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, ACM GIS 2003, New Orleans, LA, pp.110-117, Nov., 2003. (acceptance rate 26.8%).

  70. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Walid G. Aref, and Ibrahim Kamel. "Performance of Multi-Dimensional Space-Filling Curves". In Proceedings of the International Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Sys., ACM GIS 2002, McLean, VA, pp. 149-154, Nov., 2002. (acceptance rate 34.5%). (Among Best Papers).

  71. Walid G. Aref, Khaled El-Bassyouni, Ibrahim Kamel, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Scalable QoS-Aware Disk Scheduling". In Proceedings of the International Database Engineering and Applications Symposium, IDEAS 2002, Alberta, Canada, pp. 256-265, Jul., 2002. (acceptance rate 29.1%).

  72. Mohamed F. Mokbel and Walid G. Aref . "Irregularity in Multi-Dimensional Space-Filling Curves with Applications in Multimedia Databases". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2001, Atlanta, GA, pp. 512-519, Nov., 2001. (acceptance rate 25.4%).

Invited Articles


  1. Amr Magdy, Mashaal Musleh, Kareem Tarek, Louai Alarabi, Saif Al-Harthi, Hicham G. Elmongui, Thanaa M. Ghanem, Sohaib Ghani, Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Taqreer: A System for Spatio-temporal Analysis on Microblogs". IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin, 38(2): pp. 68-76, June, 2015.

  2. Ahmed Eldawy, Mohamed F. Mokbel. "The ecosystem of SpatialHadoop". ACM SIGSPATIAL Special, Vol. 6, No. 3, pages 3-10, 2014.

  3. Chi-Yin Chow and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Trajectory Privacy in Location-based Services and Data Publication". ACM SIGKDD Explorations, Special Issue on Privacy in Mobility Data Mining, Vol. 13, No. 1, pages 19-29, July 2011.

  4. Justin J. Levandoski, Mohamed E. Khalefa, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "An Overview of the CareDB Context and Preference-Aware Database System". IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin, 34(2): pp. 41-46, June, 2011.

  5. Long-Van Nguyen-Dinh, Walid G. Aref, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Spatio-temporal Access Methods: Part2 (2003 - 2010)". IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin, 33(2), pp. 46-55, June, 2010.

  6. Chi-Yin Chow and Mohamed Mokbel. "Privacy in Location-based Services: A System Architecture Perspective". The SIGSPATIAL Special Newsletters, SIGSPATIAL Special, Vol. 1, No. 2, pages 23-27, July 2009.

  7. Biplob K. Debnath, Mohamed F. Mokbel and David J. Lilja. "Exploiting the Impact of Database System Configuration Parameters: A Design of Experiments Approach". IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin, , 31(1), pp. 3-10, Mar., 2008.

  8. Mohamed F. Mokbel and Walid G. Aref. "PLACE: A Scalable Location-aware Database Server for Spatio-temporal Data Streams". IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin, 28(3), pp. 3-10, Sep., 2005.

  9. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Thanaa M. Ghanem, and Walid G. Aref. "Spatio-temporal Access Methods". IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin, 26(2), pp. 40-49, Jun., 2003.

Workshops


  1. Harshada Chavan, Rami Alghamdi, Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Towards a GPU Accelerated Spatial Computing Framework". In Proceeding of the IEEE ICDE Workshop on on Big Data Management on Emerging Hardware, HardBD 2016, co-located with ICDE 2016 , Helsinki, Finland, May, 2016.

  2. Ahmed Eldawy and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "The Era of Big Spatial Data". In Proceedings of the International Workshop of Cloud Data Management, CloudDM 2015, co-located with ICDE 2015 , Seoul, South Korea, April 2015.

  3. Amgad Madkour, Walid Aref, Mohamed Mokbel, and Saleh Basalamah "Geotagging Non-Spatial Concepts". In Proceeding of the first ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on Mobile Geographic Information Systems, MobiGIS 2015, co-located with SIGSPATIAL GIS 2015 , Seattle, WA, November 2015.

  4. Amr Magdy, Thanaa M. Ghanem, Mashaal Musleh, and Mohamed F. Mokbel "Exploiting Geo-tagged Tweets to Understand Localized Language Diversity". In Proceedings of the First International ACM Workshop on Managing and Mining Enriched Geo-Spatial Data, GeoRich 2014, co-located with SIGMOD 2014 , Snowbird, UT, June 2014.

  5. Sohaib Ghani, Mohamad Mokbel, and Jalal Alowibdi "VacationFinder: A Tool for Collecting, Analyzing, and Visualizing Geotagged Twitter Data to Find Top Vacation Spots". In Proceedings of the ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on Location-Based Social Networks, LBSN 2014, co-located with SIGSPATIAL 2014 , Redondo Dallas, TX, Nov, 2014.

  6. Abdeltawab Hendawi and Mohamed F. Mokbel "Predictive Spatio-Temporal Queries: A Comprehensive Survey and Future Directions". In Proceeding of the first ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on Mobile Geographic Information Systems, MobiGIS 2012, co-located with SIGSPATIAL GIS 2012 , Redondo Beach, CA, November 2012. (Best Paper Award).

  7. Mohamed Sarwat, Jie Bao, Ahmed Eldawy, Justin J. Levandoski, Amr Magdy, and Mohamed F. Mokbel "The Anatomy of Sindbad: A Location-Aware Social Networking System". In Proceedings of the ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on Location-Based Social Networks, LBSN 2012, co-located with SIGSPATIAL GIS 2012 , Redondo Beach, CA, November, 2012.

  8. Justin J. Levandoski, Mohamed E. Khalefa and Mohamed F. Mokbel "The CareDB Context and Preference-Aware Database System". In Proceedings of the International Workshop on Personalized Access, Profile Management, and Context Awareness in Databases, PersDB 2011, co-located with VLDB 2011 , Seattle, WA, September 2011.

  9. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Jie Bao, Ahmed Eldawy, Justin J. Levandoski and Mohamed Sarwat "Personalization, Socialization, and Recommendations in Location-based Services 2.0". In Proceedings of the International Workshop on Personalized Access, Profile Management, and Context Awareness in Databases, PersDB 2011, co-located with VLDB 2011 , Seattle, WA, September 2011.

  10. Chi-Yin Chow, Jie Bao and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Towards Location-based Social Networking Services". In Proceeding of the 2nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on Location Based Social Networks, LBSN 2010, co-located with ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS , San Jose, CA, November 2010.

  11. Mohamed F. Mokbel and Justin Levandoski. "Towards Context and Preference-Aware Location-based Database Systems". In Proceedings of the 8th International ACM Workshop on Data Engineering for Wireless and Mobile Access, MobiDE 2009, co-located with SIGMOD 2009, Providence, RA, Jun., 2008.

  12. Biplob Debnath, Mohamed F. Mokbel, David Lilja. "SARD: A Statistical Approach for Ranking Database Tuning Parameters". In Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Self-Managing Database Systems, SMDB 2008, co-located with ICDE 2008, Cancun, Mexico, pp. 11-18, Apr., 2008.

  13. Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Towards Privacy-Aware Location-Based Database Servers". In Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Privacy Data Management, PDM 2006, co-located with ICDE 2006, Atlanta, GA, Apr., 2006.

  14. Mohamed F. Mokbel and Chi-Yin Chow. "Challenges in Preserving Location Privacy in Peer-to-Peer Environments". In Proceedings of the International Workshop on Information Processing over Evolving Networks, WINPEN 2006, Hong Kong, June, 2006.

  15. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Xiaopeng Xiong, Moustafa A. Hammad, and Walid G. Aref. "Continuous Query Processing of Spatio-temporal Data Streams in PLACE". In Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Spatio-temporal Databases Management, STDBM 2004, co-located with VLDB 2004, Toronto, Canada, pp. 57-64, Aug., 2004. (Among Best Papers).

  16. Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Continuous Query Processing in Spatio-temporal Databases". In Proceedings of the ICDE/EDBT Ph.D. Workshop 2004, Boston, MA, pp. 119-128, Apr., 2004. Selected among best papers for a revised version in Lecture Notes of Computer Science (LNCS), Current Trends in Database Technology, EDBT 2004 Workshops Revised Selected Papers. Vol. 3268, pp. 100-111.

  17. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Wafaa A. Elhaweet, and Mohamed N. Elderini. "An Efficient Algorithm for Shortest Path Multicast Routing Under Delay and Delay Variation constraints". In the Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS 2000, Vancouver, Canada, Jul., 2000.

  18. Mohamed F. Mokbel, Wafaa A. Elhaweet, and Mohamed N. Elderini. "A Delay Constrained Shortest Path Algorithm for Multicast Routing in Multimedia Applications". In Proceedings of IEEE Middle East Workshop on Networking, Beirut, Lebanon, Nov. 1999.

Book Chapters


  1. Mohamed Sarwat, Jie Bao, Amr Magdy, Chi-Yin Chow, Justin J. Levandoski, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Context-Awareness in Mobile Systems". In Data Management in Pervasive Systems Book, Springer Verlag, Data-Centric Systems and Applications Book Series, 2016. To Appear

  2. Shashi Shekhar, Vijay Gandhi, James M. Kang, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Spatial Databases". Handbook of Database Technologies, CRC Press, Editors: Markus Schneider and Joachim Hammer, 2007.

  3. Moustafa A. Hammad, Thanaa M. Ghanem, Walid G. Aref, Ahmed K. Elmagarmid, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Data Stream Management Systems and Architectures". Data Stream Processing Techniques in Sensor Networks, Springer, Editors: Joao Gama and Mohamed M. Gaber, 2007.

Short Encyclopedia Articles


  1. Mohamed Sarwat and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Collaborative Filtering". Encyclopedia of Database Systems, (2nd Edition), Springer, Editors: Tamer Ozsu, Ling Liu, and Lei Chen, 2015.

  2. Mohamed Sarwat and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Recommender Systems". Encyclopedia of Database Systems, (2nd Edition), Springer, Editors: Tamer Ozsu, Ling Liu, and Lei Chen, 2015.

  3. Ahmed Eldawy and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Spatial Join in Hadoop". Encyclopedia of Geographical Information Science, (2nd Edition), Springer, Editors: Shashi Shekhar, Hui Xiong, and Xun Zhou, 2016.

  4. Abdeltawab M. Hendawi and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Spatial Predictive Query Processing On Road Networks". Encyclopedia of Geographical Information Science, (2nd Edition), Springer, Editors: Shashi Shekhar, Hui Xiong, and Xun Zhou, 2016.

  5. Abdeltawab M. Hendawi and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Spatial Predictive Query Processing On Euclidean Space". Encyclopedia of Geographical Information Science, (2nd Edition), Springer, Editors: Shashi Shekhar, Hui Xiong, and Xun Zhou, 2016.

  6. Mohamed F. Mokbel and Walid G. Aref. "Indexing Historical Spatio-temporal Data". Encyclopedia of Database Systems, Springer, Editors: Tamer Ozsu and Ling Liu, 2008.

  7. Mohamed F. Mokbel and Walid G. Aref. "Space-Filling Curves for Query Processing". Encyclopedia of Database Systems, Springer, Editors: Tamer Ozsu and Ling Liu, 2008.

  8. Mohamed F. Mokbel and Walid G. Aref. "Space-Filling Curves". Encyclopedia of Geographical Information Science, Springer, Editors: Shashi Shekahr and Hui Xiong, 2008.

  9. Mohamed F. Mokbel and Walid G. Aref. "Continuous Queries in Spatio-temporal Databases". Encyclopedia of Geographical Information Science, Springer, Editors: Shashi Shekahr and Hui Xiong, 2008.

  10. Xiaopeng Xiong, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Walid G. Aref. "Spatio-temporal Databases". Encyclopedia of Geographical Information Science, Springer, Editors: Shashi Shekahr and Hui Xiong, 2008.

  11. Xiaopeng Xiong, Mohamed F. Mokbel, and Walid G. Aref. "Continuous Queries in Spatio-temporal Databases". Encyclopedia of Geographical Information Science, Springer, Editors: Shashi Shekahr and Hui Xiong, 2008.