Engineering Department for his professional help with Visual Basic. My sincere thanks are also due to my research colleagues who contributed their part of the research work and discussions for this project. Finally, I would like to thank my parents, for their inspiration to pursue a Master's degree.
The purpose of this project was to develop and implement a transportation systems curriculum for high schools. The curriculum was initially implemented in five Alabama high schools having large percentages of underrepresented populations both unaware that transportation systems is an area of study in college and needing further preparation while still in… (More)
The purpose of this research was to apply an artificial intelligence approach to improve the efficiency of design pattern selection used in the development of object-oriented software. Design patterns provide a potential solution to the limitations occurring with traditional software design approaches. Current methods of design pattern selection tend to be… (More)
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