Mostapha Ziad, PhD

Associate Professor, Physics

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  • PhD, Boston University
  • MS, Boston University
  • BS, University of Algiers

Research Interests

  • Wireless Sensor Networks
  • Networking
  • Embedded Systems
  • Data Quality

Employment History

  • 2004-Present
    Consultant, SoftDomain Inc.-Norzak Technologies Inc.
  • 2003-Present
    Associate Professor, Engineering Department, Suffolk University
  • 2001-Present
    Adjunct Professor, Online MBA Program, Suffolk University
  • 1997-2003
    Assistant Professor, CIS Department, Suffolk University
  • 1993-1997
    Instructor/Course Developer/Consultant, VMARK Software-ASG Inc.
  • 1992-1993
    Certified Netware Instructor/ConsultantVitronic Corporation
  • 1987-1992
    Assistant Professor, University of Petroleum & Minerals
  • 1986-1987
    Assistant Professor, Computer Science Department, Plymouth State College
  • 1984-1986
    Senior Lecturer, Math & Computer Science Department, Suffolk University
  • 1981-1984
    Teaching Assistant, Boston University


  • “Managing Data Quality in Dynamic Decision Environments: An Information Product Approach”, Journal of Database Management (JDM), Oct-Dec. 2003.
  • “Evaluating the Completeness of an Information Product”, Information Quality minitrack , AMCIS 2003 Conference, August 2003, Tampa, Florida.
  • “Information Quality and the challenges of E-Commerce and Data Mining” , Conference on New technologies for Information and Communication (Les Nouvelles Technologies de l’Information et de la Communication), University of Constantine, Algeria, April 13-15, 2002.
  • “Data Quality”, book published by Kluwer Academic Publisher, 2001 (with Richard Wang and Yang Lee)
  • “IP-MAP: representing the manufacture of an information product”, Conference on Information Quality (refereed), MIT, Cambridge, 2000.
  • “Emerging Technologies for Data Quality Improvement” , Conference on Information Quality (refereed), MIT, Cambridge, 1999.
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Courses Taught

Lecture Courses

  • MATH-104 Precalculus for Mgt & Soc Sci

Lab Courses

  • PHYS-L111 College Physics Lab I
  • PHYS-L112 College Physics Lab II
  • PHYS-L151 University Physics Lab I