Faculty Vitae

Assist. Prof. Dr.  Sinan A. Naji

ORCID ID:  orcid.org/0000-0001-9382-0881
URL:  staff.uoitc.edu.iq/en/Dr-Sinan

Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Malaya, Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, 2013.
M.Sc. in Computer Science, University of Technology, Dept. of Computer Science, 1990.
B.Sc in Computer Science, University of Technology, Dept. of Computer Science, 1987.

MSc. Thesis Title: Design and Implementation of a Natural Language Interface to DOS
Ph.D. Thesis Title: Human Face Detection from Color Images Based on Multi-Skin Models, Rule-Based Geometrical Knowledge, and Artificial Neural Network.
General Specialization: Computer Science -Biometrics
Specific Specialization : Digital Image Processing and Information Security.


Digital Image Processing, Information Security, Natural Language Processing, Artificial Intelligence, Neural Networks, Database systems, and Operating Systems.

Iraqi Academics Syndicate


Reviewer of the following journals:

IET Computer Vision.
IET Image Processing.
IET Electronics Letters.
Journal of Computer Engineering and Information Technology .
Engineering and Technology Journal.
Journal of University of Anbar for Pure Science.
Iraqi Journal for Computers and informatics.

Conference Committee:

New Trends in Information and Communications Technology Applications. Third International Conference, NTICT 2018, Organization Committee Member.

New Trends in Information and Communications Technology Applications. Third International Conference, Fourth International Conference, NTICT 2019, Technical Committee Member.


Sinan Naji,   Hamid A. Jalab, Sameem A. Kareem, “A survey on skin detection in colored images”, Artificial Intelligence Review (ISI/SCOPUS Citation Index, Q1), , https://doi.org/10.1007/s10462-018-9664-9, Nov. 2019.

Sinan A. Naji , Hussein L. Hussein , A. Mustafa Ihsan, and Jasim H. Lafta, “Enhancing LSB Algorithm Against Brute-Force Attack Using ASCII Mapping Technique”, Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Vol. 14 , Issue 16, P 5854-5863, 2019 (SCOPUS Cited Publication)  DOI: 10.3923/jeasci.2019.5854.5863.


Ahmed Abbass, Hussein  L. Hussein, Sinan A. Naji, Salam Al-augby, Jasim Lafta, “Hiding Text in Gray Images Using Mapping Technique”, Journal of Physics: Conf. Series 1003 (2018) 012032 doi :10.1088/1742-6596/1003/1/012032 (SCOPUS Citation Index)

Sinan Naji , Roziati Zainuddin, Sameem A. Kareem, Hamid A. Jalab, “Detecting Faces in Colored Images Using Multi-skin Color Models and Neural Network with Texture Analysis”, Malaysian Journal of Computer Science e, Volume 26, No 2, 2013. (ISI/SCOPUS Citation Index, Q4)

Sinan Naji, Zainuddin, R., Jalab, H.A., “Skin segmentation based on multi pixel color clustering models”. Digital Signal Processing, Vol. 22, Iss. 6 (2012), pp. 933–940 (ISI/SCOPUS Citation Index, Q1)

Sinan Naji, Zainuddin, R., Jallb, H.A., Zaid, M.A., & Eldouber, A., “Neural Network-Based Face Detection with Partial Face Pattern”. Paper presented at the 2011 International Arab Conference on Information Technology ACIT 2011, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Zainuddin , R., Sinan Naji., “Multi-skin color clustering models for face detection”. Paper presented at the Second International Conference on Digital Image Processing, Proceedings of SPIE 2010, Singapore.

Sinan Naji, Zainuddin, R., Al-Jaafar, J., “Automatic Illumination Correction for Human Skin”. Paper presented at the International Conference on Intelligent Network and Computing ICINC 2010, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Zainuddin, R., Sinan Naji, Al-Jaafar, J., “Suppressing False Negatives in Skin Segmentation”. In T. Kim, Y. Lee, B. Knag & D. Slezak (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science LNCS Vol. 6485 (2010), pp. 136-144 (Springer Publication).

سنان ناجي, "تصمبم نظام بيومترك يستخدم تقنية تمييز الوجه بالصورة الجانبية" , المؤتمر العلمي الاول لعلوم الحاسوب وتقنية الأتصالات الرقمية ليبيا
سنان ناجي , "تصميم واجهة لغة طبيعية لقواعد البيانات", المؤتمر العلمي الاول لعلوم الحاسوب وتقنية الأتصالات الرقمية  ليبيا, 

 سنان ناجي ,"مكننة الجدول الأسبوعي على الحاسبات المايكروية" ,المؤتمر العلمي الأول ، كلية الرافدين الجامعة العراق, 

سنان ناجي, "فايروس الحاسبات" ، المؤتمر العلمي السابع ، كلية التربية الجامعة المستنصرية العراق

Khalid Al Daimi, Sinan Naji, “Communicating with operating systems in natural Language”. International Journal of Intelligent Systems, Vol. 8, 671-684 (1993) (ISI/SCOPUS Citation Index, Q2)