Post Doctoral Fellow of Statistics
Email: amelsawah@uic.edu.hk
Office: T3-502-R8-H2

Academic & Professional Qualifications
  • Ph.D. in Applied Statistics (Design of Experiments), Central China Normal University, China.
  • M.Sc. in Mathematical Statistics (Order Statistics), Zagazig University, Egypt.
  • B.Sc. Mathematics and Statistics, Zagazig University, Egypt.
Research Areas
  • Design of Experiments NP-hard optimization
  • Statistical Simulation
  • Order Statistics
Selected Publications
  1. Elsawah, A. M., 2016.  Constructing optimal asymmetric combined designs via Lee discrepancy. Statist. Probab. Lett. 118, 24-31.
  2. Elsawah, A. M., 2016.  A closer look at de-aliasing effects using an efficient foldover technique. Statistics. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02331888.2016.1240682.
  3. Elsawah, A. M., 2016.  A powerful and efficient technique for searching optimal mixed-level foldover plans. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Statistics.
  4. Elsawah, A. M. and Qin, H., 2016. An effective approach for the optimum addition of runs to three-level uniform designs. J. Korean Statist. Soc. 45, 610-622.
  5. Elsawah, A. M. and Qin, H., 2016. Optimum mechanism for breaking the confounding effects of mixed-level designs. Comput. Stat. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00180-016-0651-9.
  6. Elsawah, A. M. and Qin, H., 2016. Asymmetric uniform designs based on mixture discrepancy. J. App. Statist. 43(12), 2280-2294.
  7. Elsawah, A. M. et al., 2016. A note on optimal foldover four-level factorials. Acta Mathematica Sinica, English Series 32 (3), 286-296.
  8. Elsawah, A. M. and Qin, H., 2016. A new look on optimal foldover plans in terms of uniformity criteria. Communi. Statist. Theory Methods 46(4), 1621-1635.
  9. Elsawah, A. M. and Qin, H., 2016. An efficient methodology for constructing optimal foldover designs in terms of mixture discrepancy. J. Korean Statist. Soc. 45, 77-88.
  10. Al-awady, M. A., Elsawah, A. M. et al., 2016. Asymptotic random extremal ratio and product based on generalized order statistics and it’s dual. Communi. Statist. Theory Methods.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03610926.2016.1197255.
  11. Al-awady, M. A., Elsawah, A. M. et al., 2016. Asymptotic behavior of non-identical multivariate mixture. ProbStat Forum 9 (July), 95-114.
  12. Elsawah, A. M. and Qin, H., 2015. A new strategy for optimal foldover two-level designs. Statist. Probab. Lett. 103, 116–126.
  13. Elsawah, A. M. and Qin H., 2015. Mixture discrepancy on symmetric balanced designs. Statist. Probab. Lett. 104, 123–132.
  14. Elsawah, A. M. and Qin, H., 2015. Lower bound of centered L2-discrepancy for mixed two and three levels U-type designs.  J. Statist. Plann. Inference 161, 1-11.
  15. Elsawah, A. M. and Qin, H., 2015. Lee discrepancy on symmetric three-level combined designs. Statist. Probab. Lett. 96, 273-280.
  16. Elsawah, A. M. and Qin, H. New lower bound for centered L2-discrepancy of four-level U-type designs. Statist. Probab. Lett. 93, 65-71.
  17. Barakat, H. M., Nigm, E. M. and Elsawah, A. M., 2015.  Asymptotic distributions of the generalized range, midrange, extremal quotient and extremal product, with a comparison study. Communi. Statist. Theory Methods 44: 900-913.
  18. Barakat, H. M., Nigm, E. M. and Elsawah, A. M., 2015. On asymptotic behavior of some record functions. ProbStat Forum 08, 124-129.
  19. Barakat, H. M., Nigm, E. M. and Elsawah, A. M. Asymptotic distributions of the generalized and the dual generalized extremal quotient. Bull. Malays. Math. Sci. Soc. (2) 36(3), 657-670
Professional and Academic Service

Referee for various SCI journals, including

  1. American Mathematical Society.
  2. Statistics and Probability Letters.
  3. Statistical Planning and Inference
  4. Journal of the Korean Statistical Society.
  5. Statistical Papers.
Courses Taught at UIC
  • Speaking of Statistics (Statistics for Business and Science).
  • Design of Experiments.