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  

Reviewer of Journals


IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE


IEEE Transactions on Computational Biology & Bioinformatics, IEEE


IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics & Security, IEEE

4. Social Network Analysis and Mining, Springer


Knowledge and Information Systems, Springer


Information Sciences, Elsevier


Digital Investigation, Elsevier


Journal of Biomedical Informatics, Elsevier


Web Intelligence & Agent Systems – An International Journal, IOS Press, Netherlands

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.