Old Dominion University

Computer Science Department


Welcome to my website



Education

(Augest 2013 - present): PhD student, Computer Science Department, Old Dominion University, VA, USA

(2011 - 2013): Masters Degree in Computer Science, Old Dominion University, VA, USA

(2001 - 2007): Bachelor’s degree of Computer Science at King Saud University, Saudi Arabia, Riyadh



Work Experience

(2007-2009): Teacher Assistant at Hail University, Saudi Arabia



Publication

* Lulwah Alkwai, Michael L. Nelson and Michele C. Weigle, "How Well Are Arabic Websites Archived?", In Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL). Knoxville, TN, June 2015, Best Student Paper Award.

* Lulwah Alkwai, Michael L. Nelson and Michele C. Weigle, "Comparing the Archival Rate of Arabic, English, Danish, and Korean Language Web Pages", ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS), Vol. 36, No. 1, July 2017, pp. 1:1-1:34.

* Mat Kelly, Lulwah M. Alkwai, Michael L. Nelson, Michele C. Weigle and Herbert Van de Sompel, "Impact of URI Canonicalization on Memento Count", Technical report arXiv:1703.03302, March 2017.

* Mat Kelly, Lulwah M. Alkwai, Sawood Alam, Michael L. Nelson, Michele C. Weigle and Herbert Van de Sompel, "Impact of URI Canonicalization on Memento Count", In Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL). Toronto, Ontario, Canada, June 2017, pp. 303-304, Best Poster Award.



Awards:

* JCDL 2015, Best Student Paper Award: Alkwai, Lulwah M., Michael L. Nelson, and Michele C. Weigle. "How Well Are Arabic Websites Archived?." Proceedings of the 15th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries. ACM, 2015.

* JCDL 2017, Best Student Poster Award: Mat Kelly, Lulwah M. Alkwai, Sawood Alam, Michael L. Nelson, Michele C. Weigle and Herbert Van de Sompel, "Impact of URI Canonicalization on Memento Count", In Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL). Toronto, Ontario, Canada, June 2017, pp. 303-304, Best Poster Award.



Other Certificates:

* Completion of Leadership Lecture Series, ODU - Fall 2011

* Completion of Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Training in Administrators Research, ODU - 2013

* Completion of Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Training in Engineers Research, ODU - 2013



Conferences Attended:

* 2012- VisWeek, Seattle, WA

* 2104- Grad Cohort, Santa Clara, CA

* 2015- JCDL, Knoxville, TN

* 2017- Archive Unleashed Datathon 3.0, San Francisco, CA



Blog Posts:

* 2014-04-18: Grad Cohort Workshop (CRA-W) 2014 Trip Report

* 2015-07-02: JCDL2015 Main Conference, 2 , 3

* How Well Are Arabic Websites Archived?

* 2016-03-22: Language Detection: Where to start?

* 2016-10-03: Summary of “Finding Pages on the Unarchived Web”

* 2016-10-24: Are My Favorite Arabic Websites Archived?

* 2017-03-07: Archives Unleashed 3.0: Web Archive Datathon Trip Report



Contact Information

Office: Engineering and Computer Science Building, Room 3102

Email: lalkwai@cs.odu.edu