Areej Malibari

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— Ambient Intelligence (AmI) is a vision that refers to an information technology paradigm where a physical environment is 'aware' of its human occupants' presence/context and is sensitive, adaptive and responsive to their needs. Physical environments that are augmented with AmI are called Ambient Intelligent Environments (AIEs) which are deemed to be(More)
Minimizing the energy consumed by heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems of residential buildings without impacting occupants’ comfort has been highlighted as an important artificial intelligence (AI) challenge. Typically, approaches that seek to address this challenge use a model that captures the thermal dynamics within a(More)
—In a broad sense, the Computing With Words (CWW) vision tries to tackle the problem of human intelligence by taking the human mind as a role model. A key element to facilitate the mapping of the human's brain reasoning into computer processes is to identify the step-by-step formation of perceptual judgments. In this paper, we present an approach that(More)
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