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Dr. Alimi Maruf Olasunkanmi

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Historical Background

Dr. Alimi Olasunkanmi Maruf, an Associate Professor of Computer Science, specialized in Software Engineering. He has been lecturing at UDUS Sokoto since 1997 and visiting senior lecturer at KSUSTA, Kebbi State and UMYU, Katsina while working with ICT Department UDUTH, Sokoto. He rose to the level of Assistant Director (Programmer / Analyst) of ICT at Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto before he fully joined Academics. On competency and skills, he has many Desktop Software developed and are in market till date, among them are Payroll, Patient Records, Cooperative Management Software, etc. He was, Ag. Dean, Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences, Director, Centre for ICT and Distance Learning (IDL) and Head of Department of Computer Science, Al-Hikmah University-Ilorin-Nigeria. He is a member of Nigeria Computer Society (NCS), Computer Professional Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN), Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN), Academia in Information Technology Profession (AITP) and Fellow, Institute of Policy Management Development (IPMD).

Educational History

B.Sc., M.Sc., and PhD in Computer Science

Qualifications

 Ph.D.

Research Interest

Software Engineering, Software Development and Information System

Publications

      1. Book(s)

        1. Alimi Maruf (2015). Modeling and Analysis of the Diffusion of ICT Tools, Published by 

        Lambert Academic Publisher, Germany. ISBN 978-3-659-76822-4, September, 2015.  https://www.morebooks.de/store/gb/book/modelling-and-aanalysis-of-the-diffusion-of-ict-tools/isbn/978-3-659-7682 OR https://www.amazon.com/Modelling-Aanalysis-Diffusion-ICT-Tools/dp/3659768227

        Chapter in book(s)

        1. Alimi O. Maruf (2020). Puerperal Psychosis Detection using Cleanroom-based Software Engineering Model in the book titled Theory and Practice of Mathematics and Computer Science, Chapter 11; Published by Book Publisher International. Print ISBN 978-93-90206-63-6, September, 2020. Pp.120-127. DOI:10.9734/bpi/tpmcs/v2.

        Journals

        1. OYELAKIN Akinyemi Moruff, ALIMI Olasunkanmi Maruf, ABDULRAUF Tosho (2020). Performance Analysis of Selected Machine Learning Algorithms for the Classification of Phishing URLs. Published by Journal of Computer Science and Control Systems, Universitatea din Oradea, Romania. Vol. 13 No.2 Pp 16-19. https://electroinf.uoradea.ro/images/articles/CERCETARE/Reviste/JCSCS/JCSC_V13_N2_oct2020/JCSCS%20VOL%2013%20NO%202%20OCTOBER%202020%20Oyelakin_Performance.pdf

        1. Alimi O. Maruf, Usman-Hamza F. E., Mustapha I. O. and Ogidan B. S. (2018). Derivation of Reliability Estimation Model for Metrically Reliable Software Product Development. Published by Pacific Journal of Science and Technology, Akamai University, USA. Vol. 19 No.1 Pp 182-188  http://www.akamaiuniversity.us/PJST19_1_182.pdf

        1. Yakub Kayode SAHEED, Abdulsabur Oluseye AKANNI, Maruf O ALIMI and F.E. HAMZA-USMAN (2018). Influence of Discretization in Classification of Breast Cancer Disease. Published By University of Pitesti Scientific Bulletin: Electronics And Computers Science, Vol.18, Issue 2, 2018.  Pp. 13-20. 

        1. I. O. Mustapha, R.G. Jimoh, J.C.Nwaiwu and M. O. Alimi (2018). An Optimized Intrusion Detection Model. Published by International Journal of Information Security, Privacy and Digital Forensics, Nigeria Computer Society (NCS). Vol.2 No.1 pp.89-101. www.ncs.org.ng

        1. Paul Godwin Daniel, Alimi Olasunkanmi Maruf and Bala Modi (2018). Paperless Master Timetabling Scheduling System. Published by International Journal of Applied Science and Technology (IJAST), Center for Promoting Ideas (CPI), USA. Vol.8 No.2 pp.58-68. doi:10.30845/ijast.v8n2p7

        1. Yakub K. Saheed, Ph.D.; Mustapha Aisha, B.Sc.; and M. O. Alimi Ph.D (2018). Development of an Android Based E-Learning System for the Hausa Language. Published by Pacific Journal of Science and Technology, Akamai University, USA. Vol. 19 No.2 Pp 130-134  http://www.akamaiuniversity.us/PJST.htm

        1. Muhsin Hassanu Saleh and Alimi O. Maruf (2018). Development of an Enhanced AODV Energy Management model and Link Stability in MANET. Accepted for publication by Annals. Computer Science Series Anale. Seria Informatica, Journal of Computer Science, Tibiscus University, Romania Vol. XVI. No.1. pp. 96-105. http://www.anale-informatica.tibiscus.ro/

        1. Isah O. Mustapha, Stephen Olabiyisi, Rasheed G. Jimoh, Maruf O. Alimi (2018). Performance Evaluation of Implementation Languages on Cognitive Complexity of Dijkstra Algorithm. Published by Annals. Computer Science Series Anale. Seria Informatica, Journal of Computer Science, Tibiscus University, Romania Vol. XVI. No.1. pp. 49-54.   http://www.anale-informatica.tibiscus.ro/

        1. Alimi O. M., Isiaka A. and Salau-Ibrahim T. T. (2017). Development of Biometrics Controlled e-Voting System. Published by Computing, Information Systems, Development Informatics & Allied Research Journal, Society for Multidisciplinary & Advanced Research Techniques  (SMART) and ICITD, Southern University, Baton Rouge, USA. Vol.8 No.2. Pp.19-26. Available online at http://www.isteams.net/cisdijournal.

        1. G.O. Binuyo and M. O. Alimi. (2017). Assessment of the Approaches used in Indigenous Software Products Development in Nigeria. Published by IOSR Journal of Computer Engineering (IOSR-JCE). Vol. 19 No1. Pp. 42-52. link: http://www.iosrjournals.org/iosr-jce/pages/19(1)Version-3.html. with DOI : 10.9790/0661-1901034252

        1. A.O. Ameen, O.A. Akanni, O.M. Alimi, S. Haliru (2016). Design and Development of a Unified Subscribers’ SIM Registration Platform Using Top-Down Approach. Published   by The Information Technologist: An International Journal of Information and Communication Technology (I.C.T),(AJOL). Volume 13 NO 2. Pp. 91-104. http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ict/article/view/150816 

        1. G.O. Binuyo and M. O. Alimi (2016). Assessment of Best Practice of Software Development in Developing Nations. Published by The Information Technologist: An International Journal of Information and Communication Technology (I.C.T), (AJOL). Volume 13 NO 2. Pp. 115-123. http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ict/article/view/150828

        1. Alimi O. Maruf,  Amidu A. Quazeem, K. Jimoh and F.O.Alimi (2016). Viability of Computer-Based Examination in Developing Nations: The Way Forward. Published  by International Journal of Computer Science, Engineering and Applications(IJCSEA), (AIRCC). Vol.6 No.1 Pp. 1-8. http://airccj.org/csecfp/library/jvol.php?last=IJCSEA&volname=6&volno=2

        1. Alimi O. Maruf,  Binuyo O.G., Gambo I.G and K. Jimoh (2016). Real time National Health Insurance Scheme(RNHIS): Means to Achieve Health for all. Published  by International Journal of Computer Science, Engineering and Applications(IJCSEA),(AIRCC).  Vol.6 No.2 Pp. 1-8. http://airccj.org/csecfp/library/jvol.php?last=IJCSEA&volname=6&volno=2

        1. O. M. Alimi, B. S. Afolabi and and AO Akanni (2016). Cleanroom-based Software Development for early Detection of Puerperal Psychosis in Nursing Mother. Published by International Journal of Computer Science and Software Engineering (IJCSSE). Dorma Trading, Est. Publishing Manager, UAE.  Vol.5 No.1. Pp. 1-4. http://ijcsse.org/published/volume5/issue1/index.php

        1. Alimi O. M. (2015). Midwifery and Informatics Interoperability: Means of Better midwives Service Delivery.  Published by Australian Journal of Information Technology.  Vol. 2 No. 2, 2015. Pp 1-6.

        1. Alimi O. M., Adagunodo E. R., Afolabi B.S., Gambo I. P. Binuyo O.G. (2011). Development of a Cleanroom-based E-Payment: ICT means of achieving vision 20:2020. Published by International Journal of Emerging Technologies in Science and Engineering (IJETSE), Canada. Vol.4 No2.Pp. 86-94. 

        1. D.O. Ayanda, A.I. Oluwaranti, S.I. Eludiora, O.M. Alimi (2011). Harnessing the Potentials of Wireless Sensor Networks in the Context of Developing Countries: A Theoretical Perspective. Published by International Journal of Emerging Technologies in Science and Engineering (IJETSE), Canada. Vol.4 No.1. Pp 084_089

        1. Ibrahim M.O., Alimi O. M., Chiawa M. A. and Babatunde A. O.(2009). Mathematical Model of Pharmacokinetics.  Published by ABACUS.(Journal of Mathematical Association of Nigeria) Vol.36 No.2 pp.114 -116.

        1. Ibrahim M. O. and Alimi O. M. (2007), Mathematical Model of Tuberculosis. The Beam, Journal of Arts and Science Vol. 7. pp.17-18.
        2. Ibrahim M. O. and Alimi O. M. (2007), Mathematical Model of Cholera. The Beam, Journal of Arts and Science Vol.7. pp.42-44.
        3. Ibrahim M. O. and Alimi O. M. (2007). Computer Simulation of HIV/AIDS  Model. The Beam, Journal of Arts and Science Vol. 7 pp.65-67.

        1. Alimi O. M. (2007). Labour Room Software Development and its Importance to the Obstetrician and Gynaecologist. Published by Sahel Medical Journal. Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto. Vol.10 No.2 April – June, 2007. pp. 53-57.(AJOL)  http://www.smjonline.org/

        1. Alimi O. M. (2007). Information Technology (IT) Tools Diffusion Model Derivation and Application. Published by Nigeria Journal of Mathematics and Applications (NJMA), University of Ilorin. Vol.18, March, 2007. pp53-64.

        1. Alimi O. M. (2005). Comprehensive Information System Development in the Tertiary Hospital. Published by Sahel Medical Journal. Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto. Vol.8,No.4, Oct.-Dec., 2005. pp.95-99. (AJOL) http://www.smjonline.org/

        Conference Proceedings

        1. Afariogun A, Alimi O. M., Saheed Y.K. and Mustapha L.O. (2019). Arduino–Based Embedded Software Controlled Solar Radiation Processes and Calculation System. Proceedings of the 18th iSTEAMS Multidisciplinary Cross-Border Conference, University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, Ghana, 28th-30th July, 2019. Pp 45-56. www.isteams.net-DOIAffix-https://doi.org/10.22624/AIMS/iSTEAMS-2019/V18N1P5. 

        1. Kamoru Jimoh, Yakubu kayode Saheed and Maruf O. Alimi (2018). Colon Cancer Classification and Patients’ Survival Detection Using Support Vector Machine Kernels. Published in the International Conference Proceedings of the 14th iSTEAMS International Multidisciplinary Conference.  Vol14, pp.159-164. 

        1. Alimi Olasunkanmi Maruf (2018). Emerging Technologies: Indispensable Tools for Blended Learning and Innovation. Published in the International Conference Proceedings of Association for Innovative Technology Integration in Education (AITIE).  Vol.2, pp.1-14. 

        1. Alimi O. M., Adagunodo E. R. and Gambo I. P. (2009). Cleanroom Electoral Software Engineering Approach as a Means of Reliable E-Voting System. Published in the International Conference Proceedings of Nigeria Computer Society.  Vol.20, pp.297-302. 

        1. Ibrahim M.O., Alimi O. M., Chiawa M. A. and Babatunde A. O. (2009). The use of Mathematical Modeling in Understanding Schistosomiasis.  Published in Parasitology and Public-Health Society of Nigeria Conference Proceedings of  33rd Annual Conference of the Parasitology and Public Health Society of Nigeria 17th -21st November, 2009.  

        1. Alimi O. M. (2006). Urban-Rural Digital Divide in Sokoto State. Published in Conference Proceedings of Nigeria Computer Society.  Vol.17, pp.71-78.

        1. Alimi O. M. (2006). Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Tools Diffusion in Sokoto State and its Effect on Open University System. Published in Conference Proceedings of Nigeria Computer Society. Vol.17, pp.267-276.

        Articles Accepted for Publication

        1. Alimi Olasunknami Maruf and Mukhtar Ibrahim Hussaini (2021). Text-To-Speech Input Normalization Algorithm for Medical Prescription. Accepted for publication by International Journal of Computing, Intelligence and Security Research (IJCISR). Publisher: Nigerian Defense Academy (NDA).

        1. Isah O. Mustapha, Rasheed G. Jimoh, Maruf O. Alimi (2018). COGNITIVE COMPLEXITY ANALYSIS FOR A MOBILE AGENT BASED INTRUSION DETECTION SYSTEM. Accepted for Publication in the Journal of Computer Science and its Applications. Publisher: Nigeria Computer Society (NCS).

        1. Saheed Y. Kayode, Ibrahim, S.A, Alimi O. Maruf and Ibrahim W.M (2018). Artificial Neural Network for Breast Cancer Classification. Publisher: University of Tehran Journal of Science and Technology.

        Research Output/Efforts (Unpublished Works)

        1. Alimi Olasunkanmi Maruf (Ph.D.) (2020). Use of Course Outline, Telegram, WhatsApp, E-Note, Audio Note and Zoom for Teaching and Learning during COVID19 Pandemic Holiday. Presented at the Workshop on E-learning Platform (EP) Training organised by School of Preliminary Studies, University of Ilorin, Nigeria. Held at Science Lecture Hall, Fufu. 18th -19th May, 2020.

        1. Alimi Olasunkanmi Maruf (Ph.D.) (2020). Use of WhatsApp, E-Note, Audio Note and Zoom for Teaching and Learning during COVID19 Pandemic Holiday. Presented at the Workshop on Teaching on E-Platforms organized by Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin. 23rd -24th March, 2020. 

        1. Alimi Olasunkanmi Maruf (Ph.D.) (2020). Use of Zoom Video conferencing Application for Students, Lectures and Examinations. Book on Teaching and Learning on E-Platforms; Step by Step Approach. By ICT Online Training Team, Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin.

        1. Alimi O. Maruf. (1995). Computer as an Instrument of Development in Education. A paper presented at the workshop organised by Sakkwato Historical Project, Sokoto. 24th – 25th Sept. 1995.

        Book of Abstract

        1. Alimi O. Maruf, Saheed Y. K. Salau T. T. & Gbolagade M. D. (2018). Framework of RFID Controlled Id-Card Software-Based Technique for Tracking Criminals in Public Places. Published in 14th iSTEAMS Conference with the Theme: Scaling Multi-throng and Allied Research Using Advance Research Techniques (SMART-2018), at Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin. 11th – 13th December, 2018. p.265.

        1. D.O. Ayanda, A. I. Oluwaranti, O. M. Alimi (2010). Wireless Sensor Networks: Applications of Ubiquitous Computing in Achieving Vision 20:2020. Millenium Development Goals in Nigeria. Published in 6th Annual Research Conference and Fair with Theme: Optimizing Research and Development Through Collaborating with Industry, University of Lagos. 20th -21st October 2010.

        1. Ibrahim M.O., Alimi O. M., Chiawa M. A. and Babatunde A. O.(2009). The use of mathematical modelling in understanding schistosomiasis.  Published by Parasitology and Public-Health Society of Nigeria Book of Abstracts. 33rd Annual Conference of the Parasitology and Public Health Society of Nigeria 17th -21st November, 2009.  p.91.

        Paper(s) Published in Magazines

        1. Alimi O. M. (2014). Midwifery and Informatics Interoperability: Means of Better midwives Service Delivery.  Published in School of Post Basic Midwifery Year Book. pp,77-78 

        1. Alimi O.M. (1999). Computer Application. Published by The Datacom Magazine, Al-Umma Printing Ltd, Sokoto. pp.24-26.

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