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

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science
South Asian University, New Delhi, India
E-mail: abulaish@ieee.org   abulaish@sau.ac.in

  +91-11-24195148 (direct)  

International Visits

1.

Thailand, 2003: To present a research paper at the 4th International Conference on Intelligent Technologies, Chiang Mai.

2.

Saudi Arabia, 2007-2009: To work as an Assistant Professor at the College of Computer Science, King Khaled University, Abha.

3.

Saudi Arabia, 2010-2012: To work as an Associate Professor at the Center of Excellence in Information Assurance, King Saud University, Riyadh.

4. United States of America (USA), 2011: To present a research paper and to chair a technical session at the 8th International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations, Nevada.
5. United States of America (USA), 2011: To deliver a talk on “Towards a Knowledge-Based Web Surveillance Framework” at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Troy, New York.
6. United States of America (USA), 2012: To Attended a Summer workshop on “Social Network Analysis” organized by the LINKS Center, Gatton College of Business and Economics, University of Kentucky, Lexington.
7. Greece, 2011: To present a research paper at the 8th IEEE/FTRA International Conference on Secure and Trust Computing, Data Management, and Applications, Loutraki.
8. Vietnam, 2011: To present a research paper at the 13th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services, Ho Chi Minh City.
9. Malaysia, 2012: To exhibit two research innovations at Malaysia Tech Expo, Kuala Lumpur.
10. Switzerland, 2012: To exhibit a research innovation at the 40th International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva, Geneva.
11. Romania, 2012: To present two research papers at the 2nd International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics, Craiova.
12. United Kingdom (UK), 2012: To attended GATE (General Architecture for Text Engineering) FIG 5 training organized by the Department of Computer Science, University of Sheffield, Sheffield.
13. United Arab Emirates (UAE), 2012: To visit Dubai during Summer vacation.
14. Macao, China, 2012: To present a research paper at the IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence, Macau.
15. Hong Kong, 2012: To visit Hong Kong during the stay period at Macao.
16. Kurdistan, 2014: To participate as the Guest of Honor in the first Scientific Conference organized by the University of Human Development, Sulaimaniyah, Apri, 2014.
17. Poland, 2014: To present a research paper and chair a technical session at the IEEE/WIC/ACM Web Intelligence Congress, Warsaw, August 11-14, 2014.
18. Bangladesh, 2017: As the university representative to conduct the PG/PhD Entrance Tests of the South Asian University, New Delhi at Dhaka Centre, April, 2017.
19. Nepal, 2017: To organize an International Workshop on Data Analytics and Machine Intelligence at the Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Dec. 11-13, 2017.
20. Nepal, 2018: To deliver a keynote address at the 9th National Students' Conference on Information Technology & 4th International Conference on ICT with Smart Computing, Kathmandu, Nepal, Dec. 29, 2018.
21. Indonesia, 2018: To present a research paper and chair a technical session at the 20th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services (iiWAS2018), Yogyakarta, Indonesia, Nov. 19-21, 2018.
22. Greece, 2019: To present two research papers at the 18th International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI2019), Thessaloniki, Greece, Oct. 14-17, 2019.

Research Publications

  • Muhammad Abulaish, Ashraf Kamal, and Mohammed J. Zaki, A Survey of Figurative Language and its Computational Detection in Online Social Networks, ACM Transactions on the Web, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 3:1-3:52, 2020. (PDF) (URL) (BibTex)

  • Harshita Dalal and Muhammad Abulaish, A Multilayer Perceptron Architecture for Detecting Deceptive Cryptocurrencies in Coin Market Capitalization Data, In Proceedings of the 18th IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI), Thessaloniki, Greece, pp. 438-442, October 14-17, 2019. (URL) (PDF) (BibTex)

  • Mohd Fazil and Muhammad Abulaish, A Hybrid Approach for Detecting Automated Spammers in Twitter, IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, Vol. 13, Issue 11, pp. 2707-2719, 2018. (URL) (PDF) (BibTex)

  • Muhammad Abulaish and Jahiruddin, A Novel Weighted Distance Measure for Multi-Attributed Graph, In Proceedings of the 10th Annual ACM India Conference (COMPUTE), Bhopal, India, pp. 39-47, Nov. 16-18, 2017. (URL) (PDF) (BibTex)

Books/Tools/Datasets

  • 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

  • Presented two research papers entitled “SentiLangN: A Language-Neutral Graph-Based Approach for Sentiment Analysis in Microblogging Data" and “A Graph-Theoretic Embedding-Based Approach for Rumor Detection in Twitter" at the 18th IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI), Thessaloniki, Greece, Oct. 14-17, 2019.

  • Delivered an Invited Talk on "Social Network Analytics: Characteristics, Challenges, and Research Directions" at the 18th Refresher Course in Computer Science and Information Technology organized by UGC-Human Resource Development Centre, JNU, New Delhi, during Sep. 16-27, 2019.

  • Delivered an Invited Talk on "Social Network Analysis: Basic Concepts, Challenges, and Applications" at the Workshop on Social Media and Data Analytic organized by Department of Computer Engineering, AMU Aligarh on March 15, 2019.