DSpace Repository

The Notre Dame University-Louaize Institutional Repository, known as DSpace, is a digital archive of the university's intellectual output accessible to others worldwide over the Internet. The institutional Repository contains a collection of research and publications written by academic authors, students, staff, alumni and research groups that have sufficient quality to be collected and preserved by the Library but which are not controlled by commercial publishers.

Notre Dame University members are eligible to engage in self-archiving of their digitally-born materials within the institutional repository. For self-archiving please review the Guidelines, Thesis Submission and the Submission Guidelines pages.

OR, you can email the publications you would like to add to: specialcollections@ndu.edu.lb

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  • Hamam, Samer (Notre Dame University-Louaize., 2015-02)
    Student academic advising is an educational decision support process required nowadays to be automated for both the student and advisor to speed up the planning process of course registration by finding out the optimal sequencing or prioritization of students degree requirements to enroll in for next semesters based on their academic standing in a way that suits students’ interests and meets overall graduation requirements within a time frame. This thesis integrated all the rules and constraints from all precedent references relevant to this subject that impacts the scheduling process and proposed ...
  • Khawand, Nicole (Notre Dame University-Louaize, 2020)
    Feminist movements have been getting their voices heard in multiple countries, while NGOs and lobbyists are pressuring governments to legislate laws protecting women from sexual harassment and violent acts. However, multiple brands have decided to neglect the trend by swimming against the stream and keep on dehumanizing women using them as sexual objects and projecting violent images in their ads. Using the cultivation theory along with the social learning theory, this study aims to shed light on the normalization of sexism and violence against women in luxury brands’ ads addressing women and ...
  • Abi Abboud, Joanna Michel (Notre Dame University-Louaize, 2018)
    Purpose - The purpose of this study is to capture the relationship between credit risk of European commercial banks and their profitability, taking into consideration regulatory requirements under several stressed scenarios. Design/Methodology/Approach - The sample of this study consists of 12 out of 15 largest commercial banks in Europe as measured by their total assets in 2017. This study uses hypothesis testing and stress testing approaches to capture the relationship between credit risk of banks and their profitability and to determine the sufficiency of bank capital adequacy. Findings ...
  • Nehme, Romeo G. (Notre Dame University-Louaize, 2017)
    Purpose - the thesis will be studying and analyzing the financial and stock market in the presence of Islamic finance in Asia as a first step and in the Saudi Arabian market as a second step, before overlooking the status of the Lebanese Islamic banks. Design/methodology/approach: after defining Islamic finance and explaining its laws and regulations and the instruments used, Islamic finance will be compared to conventional finance. The results will be based on data collected from both: - Islamic and non-Islamic financial markets (Asian countries) during, before and after the financial ...
  • Bou Ajram, Dima (Notre Dame University-Louaize, 2021-03)
    The pomegranate fruit is considered a functional food because of its bioactive compounds mainly phenolic compounds. Pomegranate molasses (PM) is a key ingredient in the Lebanese and Middle Eastern cuisine. The effects of accelerated shelf life testing (ASLT) on the total phenolic content (TPC), total flavonoid content (TFC), the antioxidant and antidiabetic activities (% DPPH scavenging activity, DPPH IC50, % Fe2+ chelating activity, and α‐glucosidase and α‐amylase IC50 antidiabetic inhibitory activity) of the Lebanese homemade PM have never been evaluated. Moreover, the effect of glutathione ...

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