An-Najah Blogs :: Bashar H. Sader http://blogs.najah.edu/author/bashar-sader An-Najah Blogs :: Bashar H. Sader en-us Sat, 23 Sep 2017 06:33:40 IDT Sat, 23 Sep 2017 06:33:40 IDT webmaster@najah.edu webmaster@najah.edu What Does It Take for Instructors to Score High in Rapport and Grading on Student Rating Forms at a Palestinian University?http://blogs.najah.edu/staff/bashar-sader/article/What-Does-It-Take-for-Instructors-to-Score-High-in-Rapport-and-Grading-on-Student-Rating-Forms-at-a-Palestinian-UniversityPublished Articles Arafat H A BH Sader and R M Ismail What does it Take for Instructors to Score High in Rapport and Grading on Student Rating Forms at a Palestinian University? proceedings of the IASK International Conference on Teaching and Learning 2008 Aveiro Portugal May 2008 Effect of Academic Field on Student Evaluations of Faculty Members’ Teaching Performance: A Palestinian Experiencehttp://blogs.najah.edu/staff/bashar-sader/article/Effect-of-Academic-Field-on-Student-Evaluations-of-Faculty-Membersrsquo-Teaching-Performance-A-Palestinian-ExperiencePublished Articles Sader BH H A Arafat and R M Ismail Effect of Academic Field on Student Evaluations of Faculty Members Teaching Performance: A Palestinian Experience accepted for publication in the proceedings of the IASK International Conference on Teaching and Learning 2008 Aveiro Portugal May 2008 New manufacturing modeling methodology: deterministic and stochastic dynamic modeling of continuous manufacturing systems using analogies to electrical systemshttp://blogs.najah.edu/staff/bashar-sader/article/New-manufacturing-modeling-methodology-deterministic-and-stochastic-dynamic-modeling-of-continuous-manufacturing-systems-using-analogies-to-electrical-systemsPublished ArticlesA dynamic system model of continuous manufacturing systems has been developed based on analogies with electrical systems This model has the capability to model both deterministic and stochastic systems The model provides physically meaningful governing equations to describe both the steady state and transient responses of continuous manufacturing systems For stochastic solutions the model is not limited to any specific probabilistic distribution The model is demonstrated by application to a representative continuous manufacturing line for both deterministic and stochastic cases The results of the stochastic case are compared to those from a discrete event simulation tool using a paired t-test at the 95 confidence level For some results the difference is statistically insignificant For others there is a statistically significant difference However in both cases the percentage difference is within a reasonable rangeDeterministic and stochastic dynamic modeling of continuous manufacturing systems using analogies to electrical systemshttp://blogs.najah.edu/staff/bashar-sader/article/Deterministic-and-stochastic-dynamic-modeling-of-continuous-manufacturing-systems-using-analogies-to-electrical-systemsPublished ArticlesA dynamic system model of continuous manufacturing systems has been developed based on analogies with electrical systems This model has the capability to model both deterministic and stochastic systems The model provides physically meaningful governing equations to describe both the steady state and transient responses of continuous manufacturing systems For stochastic solutions the model is not limited to any specific probabilistic distribution The model is demonstrated by application to a representative continuous manufacturing line for both deterministic and stochastic cases The results of the stochastic case are compared to those from a discrete event simulation tool using a paired t-test at the 95 confidence level For some results the difference is statistically insignificant For others there is a statistically significant difference However in both cases the percentage difference is within a reasonable range