PhD (IIT Delhi), Senior Member: IEEE, ACM, and CSI

Professor, Department of Computer Science (on leave)
Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University), New Delhi, India

  +91-11-26980014 (direct), EPABX +91-11-26981717 Extn 3450     +91-7503607446  

International Program Committee Member


IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI) [2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2008, 2007]


International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval (KDIR) [2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2009]


International Conference on Data Science, Technology and Applications (DATA) [20172016201520142013, 2012]


International Conference on Big Data Analytics (BDA) [2015]


Asian Conference on Intelligent Information and Database Systems (ACIIDS) [2017201620152014]


International Conference on Computational Collective Intelligence Technologies and Applications (ICCCI) [2016201520142013]


International Conference on Bio-inspired Computing: Theories and Applications (BIC-TA) [2016201520142012]


International Conference on Information and Communication Systems (ICICS) [2017]


International Symposium on Computational and Business Intelligence (ISCBI) [2016201520142013]


International Conference on Information Technology (ICIT) [20152014]


International Conference on Soft Computing & Machine Intelligence (ISCMI) [20152014]


The 21st ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM) [2013 (KM Poster Track), 2012]


The 14th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD) [2010]


International Conference on Software Paradigm Trends (ICSOFT) [2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007]


International Workshop on Nature-Inspired Computing and Metaheuristics (NiCaM) at 3rd ICMIA’11 [2011]


World Congress on Information and Communication Technologies (WICT) [2011]


5th Indian International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IICAI) [2011]


International Conference on Communication Systems and Network Technologies (CSNT) [2011]


IASTED International Conference on Computational Intelligence (CI) [2010, 2009]


Second International Conference on IT and Business Intelligence (ITBI) [2010]


International Workshop on Future Directions of Artificial Neural Networks, organized by INNS, India [2010]


International Workshop on Data Mining in Bioinformatics (BIOKDD) [2008, 2007]


International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems [2008, 2007]


International Conference on Hybrid Information Technology (ICHIT) [2007]


International Conference on Convergence Information Technology (ICIT) [2007]

Research Publications

  • Mohd Fazil and Muhammad Abulaish, Why a Socialbot is Effective in Twitter? A Statistical Insight, In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Communication Systems and Networks (COMSNETS), Social Networking Workshop, Bengaluru, India, pp. 562-567, January 4-8, 2017. (URL) (PDF) (BibTex) (received best paper award)

  • Tarique Anwar and Muhammad Abulaish, Ranking Radically Influential Web Forum Users, IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, Vol. 10, Issue 6, pp. 1289-1298, 2015. (URL) (PDF) (BibTex)

  • Sajid Y. Bhat and Muhammad Abulaish, OCMiner: A Density-Based Overlapping Community Detection Method for Social Networks, Intelligent Data Analysis, Vol. 19, Issue 4, IOS Press, pp. 917-947, 2015. (URL) (PDF) (BibTex)

  • Sajid Y. Bhat and Muhammad Abulaish, HOCTracker: Tracking the Evolution of Hierarchical and Overlapping Communities in Dynamic Social Networks, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Vol. 27, Issue 4, pp. 1019-1032, 2014. (URL) (PDF) (BibTex)


  • BiSAL: A Bilingual Sentiment Analysis Lexicon to Analyze Dark Web Forums for Cyber Security (dataset)

  • Ontology Engineering for Imprecise Knowledge Management, LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Germany, ISBN: 978-3-8383-0612-4, No. of Pages: 224, 2009. (PDF) (Source)

  • Exploring Database Systems: a systematic approach to develop database design, implementation and querying skills (to appear).

Recent Activities

  • Delivered an Invited Talk on "Social Network Analysis and Mining" at the Faculty Development Program (FDP) on Big Data Analytics, Data/Text Mining Using SPSS organized by YMCA University, Faridabad, Haryana, India during December 5-9, 2016.

  • Delivered an Invited Talk on "Mining User-Generated Contents for Open Source Intelligence" at the Workshop on Big Data and Soft Computing: Techniques and Applications organized by the Department of Computer Engineering, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, UP, India during October 5-9, 2016.

  • Delivered an Invited Talk on "Social Computing - An Application to Open Source Intelligence" at the National Seminar on Emerging Trends in Data Sciences and Artificial Intelligence organized by BGSB University, Rajoiri, J&K, India on March 26, 2016.