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Mahdi Bohlouli

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Based on Google Scholar: citation count: 252, H-index: 8, i-10 index: 7 (last update: Jan 2020)


31- Mahdi Bohlouli, Zhounghua He, Scalable Clustering of Big HR Data using Evolutionary MapReduce K-Means (EMRKM).

30- Mahdi Bohlouli, Sebastian hellekes, Cloud enabled Multi-modal Knowledge Modeling for Learning and Skill Management (KaaS).

29- Vida Doryanizadeh , Amin Keshavarzi1, Tajedin Derikvand, Mahdi Bohlouli, Optimal Selection of Cluster Head in Multi-hop Internet of Things using Weighted Graphs and Minimum Spanning Tree.

28- Ali Akbar Sadri; Amir Masoud Rahmani, Mahdi Bohlouli, Fog Data Management: A vision, Challenges, and Future directions.

27- Mapping local patterns of childhood overweight and wasting in low- and middle-income countries between 2000 and 2017.

26- Amin Keshavarzi, Abolfazl Torghi Haghighat, Mahdi Bohlouli, Online QoS Prediction in the Cloud Environments using Hybrid Time-series Data Mining Approach.

25- Mahdi Bohlouli, Jonathan Hermann and Fabian Sunnus, CompeTics: Visualization and Analysis of Scientific Competences from Big Bibliographic Data with NoSQL.

24- Amin Keshavarzi, Abolfazl Torghi Haghighat, Mahdi Bohlouli, Clustering of Large Scale QoS Time Series Data in Federated Clouds using Improved Variable Chromosome Length Genetic Algorithm (CQGA)


23- Mehdi Hosseinzadeh, Jalil Koohpayehzadeh, Ahmed Omar Bali, Farnoosh Afshin Rad, Alireza Souri, Ali Mazaherinezhad, Aziz Rezapour, Mahdi Bohlouli, A review on autism spectrum disorder in internet of things (IoT), The Journal of Supercomputing (IF=2.157, Q2), 2020 (Accepted).

22- Mehdi Hosseinzadeh, Jalil Koohpayehzadeh, Ahmed Omar Bali, Parvaneh Asghari, Alireza Souri, Ali Mazaherinezhad, Mahdi Bohlouli, Reza Rawassizadeh, A Diagnostic Prediction Model for Chronic Kidney Disease in Internet of Things Platform, Multimedia Tools and Applications (IF=2.101, Q1), 2020 (Accepted).

21- Hadi Abdi Khojasteh, Ebrahim Ansari and Mahdi Bohlouli, Deep Pre-Processing Approach Towards Large Scale Colloquial Persian Language Understaning Dataset, the 12th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC 2020), May 2020, Marseille, France (Accepted) ( link ).

20- Rasoul Kiani, Amin Keshavarzi, Mahdi Bohlouli, Detection of Thin Boundaries between Different Types of Anomalies in Outlier Detection using Enhanced Neural Networks, The Applied Artificial Intelligence Journal (IF=0.988, Q3), 34 (5), 345-377, 2020 ( link )

19- Mahdi Bohlouli, Bahram Sadeghi Bigham, Zahra Narimani, Mehdi Vasighi, Ebrahim Ansari (ed.), Data Science: From Research to Application, Springer Verlag, Berlin 2020 ( link ).


19- Mahdi Bohlouli, Bahram Sadeghi Bigham, Zahra Narimani, Mehdi Vasighi, Ebrahim Ansari (ed.), Data Science: From Research to Application, Springer Verlag, (In Press).

18- Amin Keshavarzi, Abolfazl Torghi Haghighat, Mahdi Bohlouli, Enhanced Time-aware QoS Prediction in Multi-Cloud: A Hybrid k-medoids and Lazy Learning Approach, Computing Journal ( IF=2.08), vol. nn. 2019 (accepted).

17- Maryam Afshoon, Amin Keshavazi, Tajedin Darikvand and Mahdi Bohlouli, Efficient Cluster Head Selection using the non-LinearProgramming Method for Wireless Sensor Networks, The International Conferenceon on Contemporary Issues in Data Science, March 2019, Zanjan, Iran (to be appear as book chapter by Springer).


16- Lefteris Angelis, Mahdi Bohlouli, Kiki Hatzistavrou, George Kakarontzas, Julian Lopez and Johannes Zenkert (2017). The COMALAT approach to individualized e-learning in job-specific language competences. Linnhoff-Popien, Claudia, Schneider, Ralf, Zaddach, Michael (Eds.). Digital Marketplaces Unleashed. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg


15- Amin Keshavarzi, Abolfazl Toroghi Haghighat, and Mahdi Bohlouli. “Adaptive Resource Management and Provisioning in the Cloud Computing: A Survey of Definitions, Standards and Research Roadmaps.” KSII Transactions on Internet & Information Systems ( IF=0.711) 11.9 (2017).

14- Mahdi Bohlouli, Nikolaus Mittas, George Kakarontzas, Theodosios Theodosiou, Lefteris Angelis, Madjid Fathi, Competence Assessment as an Expert System for Human Resource Management: A Mathematical Approach, Journal of Expert Systems with Applications ( IF=2.981), Volume 70, pp. 83-102, March 2017


13- Esmaeil Nikumanesh, Mahdi Bohlouli, Madjid Fathi, Knowledge Discovery from Online Customer Review towards Product Improvement (short paper), 13th International Conference of Applied Computing, Mannheim, Germany, October 28-30, 2016.


12- Nikolaus Mittas, George Kakarontzas, Mahdi Bohlouli, Lefteris Angelis, Ioannis Stamelos, Madjid Fathi. ComProFITS: A Web-based Platform for Human Resources Competence Assessment, In The Sixth International Conference on Information, Intelligence, Systems and Applications (IISA), IEEE, 2015

11- Mahdi Bohlouli, Fazel Ansari, George Kakarontzas, Lefteris Angelis. Integrated Systems: Innovations and Applications, chapter: An Adaptive Model for Competences Assessment of IT Professionals. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, May 2015.

10- Mahdi Bohlouli, Jens Dalter, Mareike Dornhöfer, Johannes Zenkert, Madjid Fathi. Knowledge discovery from social media using big data-provided sentiment analysis (SoMABiT). Journal of Information Science ( IF=1.158), 2015, Vol. 41(6) 779–798, (Top 16th most read paper of the journal in November 2015).


9- Mahdi Bohlouli, Fabian Merges, Madjid Fathi. Knowledge integration of distributed enterprises using cloud based big data analytics, IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology (EIT), Milwaukee, WI, USA


8- Amin Keshavarzi, Abolfazl T Haghighat, Mahdi Bohlouli, Research challenges and prospective business impacts of cloud computing: a survey, 2013 IEEE 7th International Conference on Intelligent Data Acquisition and Advanced Computing Systems (IDAACS), pp. 731-736, vol. 2, IEEE Berlin Germany, 2013.

7- Mahdi Bohlouli, Fazel Ansari, Yogesh Patel, Madjid Fathi, Miguel Loitchate Cid, Lefteris Angelis. Towards Analytical Evaluation of Professional Competences in Human Resource Management. In the 39th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON-2013), Vienna, Austria, November 2013

6- Christian Berger, Panagiotis Katsaros, Mahdi Bohlouli, Lefteris Angelis. An Interdisciplinary Perspective to the Design and Decision Support of Integral Safety Systems. Proceedings of 4th IFAC Workshop on Dependable Control of Discrete Systems, 2013


5- Mahdi Bohlouli, Frank Schulz, Lefteris Angelis, David Pahor, Ivona Brandic, David Atlan, Rosemary Tate. Towards an Integrated Platform for Big Data Analysis. In: Madjid Fathi (Ed.), Integration of Practice-Oriented Knowledge Technology: Trends and Prospectives. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013, 47-56 (The most downloaded chapter of the book)

4- Mahdi Bohlouli, Fazel Ansari, Madjid Fathi. Design and Realization of Competence Profiling Tool for Effective Selection of Professionals in Maintenance Management. In: Proceeding of the 2012 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (IEEE SMC 2012), Seol, Korea, October 2012

3- Mahdi Bohlouli, Fabian Merges, Madjid Fathi. A Cloud-based Conceptual Framework for Knowledge Integration in Distributed Enterprises, IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology, IEEE EIT 2012, Indianapolis, May 6-8, 2012


2- Mahdi Bohlouli, Alexander Holland, Madjid Fathi. Knowledge Integration of Collaborative Product Design Using Cloud Computing Infrastructure, The IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology, IEEE EIT 2011, MN, May 15-17, 2011


1- Mahdi Bohlouli, Morteza Analoui, Grid-HPA: Predicting Resource Requirements of a Job in the Grid Computing Environment, International Journal of Computer Science, World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, 2008, 2, 184-188