The School of Arts & Sciences

Department of Computer Science & Mathematics

Ramzi Haraty

Ramzi A. Haraty is an associate professor of Computer Science in the Department of Computer Science and Mathematics at the Lebanese American University in Beirut, Lebanon. He is also the internship coordinator for the Middle East Program Initiative’s ‘Tomorrow’s Leader’ program.

He received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Computer Science from Minnesota State University - Mankato, Minnesota, and his Ph.D. in Computer Science from North Dakota State University - Fargo, North Dakota. His research interests include database management systems, Arabic text processing, and information security. He has well over 120 books, book chapters, journal and conference paper publications. He supervised over 110 dissertations, theses, and projects. He is a member of the Association of Computing Machinery, Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers, and the International Society for Computers and Their Applications.

He is currently the Faculty Senate chair, where he intends to work with the administration and colleagues to see that they are good stewards of the University and they honor the commitment to keep it soaring.

Selected publications

  1. Transaction Dependency Based Approach for Database Damage Assessment Using a Matrix. International Journal on Semantic Web and Information Systems, Volume 13, Issue 2, pp. 74-86, April-June 2017.
  2. Information Warfare: A Lightweight Matrix Based Approach for Database Recovery. Journal of Knowledge and Information Systems. DOI: 10.1007/s10115-016-0940-1, Volume 50, Issue 1, pp. 287-313. January 2017.
  3. Ramzi A. Haraty, Maram Assi, and Imad Rahal. A Systematic Review of Anonymous Communication Systems. Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, Porto, Portugal, April 2017.

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