Dr. Nahia Mourad

Assistant Professor, College of Computer Information Technology

Area of Research interest

  1. Applied Mathematics on quantum chemistry and physics
  2. Applied Mathematics on business administration
  3. Mathematical programming and analysis
  4. DEA Applications

Projects & Grants



Journal Article

  1. Mourad, N. and Tharwat, A. (2019). Mixed stochastic input oriented data envelopment analysis model. International journal of Scientific & Technology Research, 8(12), 1839-1845. Scopus
  2. Cancès, E., & Mourad, N. (2018). A numerical study of the extended Kohn–Sham ground states of atoms. Communications in Applied Mathematics and Computational Science13(2), 139-188. Scopus
  3. Cancès, E., & Mourad, N. (2016). Existence of a type of optimal norm-conserving pseudopotentials for Kohn–Sham models. Communications in Mathematical Sciences14(5), 1315-1352. Scopus
  4. Cancès, E., & Mourad, N. (2014). A mathematical perspective on density functional perturbation theory. Nonlinearity27(9), 1999. Scopus


  1. The 3rd AUE student research competition, March 25-26, 2019, American University in the Emirates, Dubai, UAE.
  2. The 2nd Smart Cities Forum, 27th November 2018, American University in the Emirates, Dubai, UAE.
  3. The 2nd AUE international Research Conference (AUEIRC 2018), 13-15 November 2018, the American University in the Emirates, Dubai, UAE.
  4. The 2nd international conference on sport management and sport law, May 1, 2018, the American University in the Emirates, Dubai, UAE.
  5. The 1st international forum on socio-economic sustainability, Apr. 16-17, 2018, the American University in the Emirates, Dubai, UAE.
  6. Materials for a sustainable energy future reunion conference I, Jun.7-12, 2015, Lake arrowhead, California.
  7. Summer school: Electronic structure theory for materials and (bio)molecules, Jul.21-Aug. 01, 2014, IPAM, Los Angeles, California.
  8. Numerical methods for high-dimensional problems, Apr. 14-18, 2014, ENPC, Paris-Est, France.
  9. Recent advances on log-gases, Mar. 21, 2014, Institut Henri Poincarè, Paris, France.
  10. The GDR meeting DynQua, Feb. 5-7, 2014, Roscoff, France.
  11. Fall program: Materials for a sustainable energy future, Sep. 8-Dec. 13, 2013, IPAM, Los Angeles, California.
  12. Summer school: Computational physics: Ab initio quantum simulations in condensed matter physics, Jun. 19-29, 2012, Les Houches, France.
  13.  Fluid mechanics and population dynamics: Existence of solutions, stability and numerical methods, Sep. 10-14, 2012, Beirut, Lebanon.

Seminars and Workshops

  1. Webinar on “LockDown Browser and Respondus Monitor” Jun 10, 2020, by Respondus Training Team.
  2. Webinar on "Leveraging technology to ensure continuity in exams and learning” Jun 3, 2020, by Amazon Web Services (AWS), Elsevier.
  3. Online Training “Design an Online Course in 24 Hours” May 2020, HBMSU, Dubai, UAE.
  4. Online Training “Be an Online Tutor in 24 Hours” May 2020, HBMSU, Dubai, UAE.
  5. Webinar on “Impact of Research Data and Metrics” April 21, 2020, Skyline University, Sharjah, UAE.
  6. Online Training “Teaching-Learning Strategies in Distance Learning” April 2, 2020, AUE, Dubai, UAE.
  7. Webinar on “Data Science with MATLAB”, March 12, 2020, MathWorks.
  8. Workshop on “Training for Master Thesis Supervisor”, February 20, 2020, AUE Dubai, UAE.
  9. Workshop on “ABET Continuous Improvement Process” January 23, 2020, AUE Dubai, UAE.
  10. Workshop on “Text Mining” October 24th, 2019, AUE Dubai, UAE.
  11. Workshop on “Shaping Ethics in Academia: Innovative Course Design to Prevent Plagiarism” October 17th, 2019, AUE Dubai, UAE.
  12. Event: The steam dilemma: advancing science in UAE schools – the case of Dubai, Mar. 25, 2019, Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government (MBRSG), Dubai, UAE.
  13. Workshop:  Using R for data analysis in research projects, by Dr. Muhammad Azeem, Mar. 14, 2019, AUE, Dubai, UAE.
  14. Workshop: Innovative pedagogies for better student engagement, organized by CLICKS, Oct. 18, 2018, AUE, Dubai, UAE.
  15. Workshop: Enhancing academic reputation by Prof Kevin Downing and Ms. Shirley Chong, Aug 30, 2018,AUE, Dubai, UAE.
  16. Training: Attended the training session of Sports Governance, May 2, 2018, AUE, Dubai, UAE.
  17. Workshop: Promotion policy and active researcher workshop, Feb. 28, 2018, AUE, Dubai, UAE.
  18. Workshop: Turnitin workshop, Jan. 25, 2018, AUE, Dubai, UAE.