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

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science
South Asian University, New Delhi, India

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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


IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, IEEE




ACM Computing Survey, ACM

7. 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

  • 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)


  • 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.