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Suja M. Aboukhamseen


    General Information

    Name: Suja M. Aboukhamseen (Director of Graduate Program)
    Rank: Associate Professor 
    E-mail: suja.aboukhamseen@ku.edu.kw 
    Tel: (+965) 2 498 5533 






Academic Credentials:
  • Ph.D. (Statistics) 2000, University College London, London University, U.K.
  • M.Sc. (Statistics) 1997, University College London, London University, U.K.
  • B.Sc. (Statistics) 1995, Kuwait University, Kuwait.

Research Interests:
  • Distribution Theory
  • C
    omputational Statistics
  • Spatial Clustering
  • Official Statistics and Demography

Selected Publications:

Aboukhamseen, S.M., M'Hallah, R.A.
Genetic algorithms for cross-calibration of categorical data
(2017) Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods, 16 (1), pp. 722-742.

Aboukhamseen, S.M., Soltani, A.R., Najafi, M.
Modelling cluster detection in spatial scan statistics: Formation of a spatial Poisson scanning window and an ADHD case study
(2016) Statistics and Probability Letters, 111, pp. 26-31. 

Aboukhamseen, S.M., Aly, E.-E.-A.A.
On some tests for exponentiality based on the mean residual life function
(2016) Kuwait Journal of Science, 43 (2), pp. 185-198. 

Ghitany, M.E., Aboukhamseen, S.M., Mohammad, E.A.S.
Weighted half exponential power distribution and associated inference
(2016) Applied Mathematical Sciences, 10 (1-4), pp. 91-108. 

Aboukhamseen, S.M., Ghitany, M.E., Gupta, R.C.
Proportional hazard inverse weibull distribution and associated inference
(2016) Journal of Mathematics and Statistics, 12 (2), pp. 86-98. 

Soltani, A.R., Aboukhamseen, S.M.
An alternative cluster detection test in spatial scan statistics
(2015) Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods, 44 (8), pp. 1592-1601. 

Ghitany, M.E., Al-Mutairi, D.K., Aboukhamseen, S.M.
Estimation of the reliability of a stress-strength system from power lindley distributions
(2015) Communications in Statistics: Simulation and Computation, 44 (1), pp. 118-136. 

(updated October 2017)