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)  

PhD Students

Awarded (05)

1.

Dr. Jahiruddin (Awarded in 2012. Currently working as an Associate Professor at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi)

Thesis Title: Text Mining for Knowledge Discovery from Domain-Specific Texts

2.

Dr. Tanvir Ahmad (Awarded in 2013. Currently working as a Professor at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi)

Thesis Title: Frequent and Sequential Patterns Mining and their Applications

3.

Dr. Ahmad Kamal (Awarded in 2014. Currently working as an Assistant Professor at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi)

Thesis Title: Mining Web Opinion Sources Using Machine Learning Techniques

4.

Dr. Sajid Yousuf Bhat (Awarded in 2014. Currently working as an Assistant Professor at the Central University of Kashmir)

Thesis Title: A Structural Data Mining Framework for Social Network Analysis

5.

Dr. Mohd. Fazil (Awarded in 2019. Currently working as a Research Associate at the South Asian University, New Delhi)

Thesis Title: Characterization and Detection of Socialbots in Online Social Networks

 

Working (09)

1.

Aslam Parwez (Supervisor: Dr. Jahiruddin, Co-supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish)

Thesis Title: An Integrated Data Analytics Framework for Climate Specific Disease Surveillance

Status: Working since Sep. 2013

2.

Vineet Kumar (Supervisor: Dr. Jahiruddin, Co-Supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish)

Thesis Title: Context- and Trust-Aware Recommender System

Status: Working since Sep. 2014

3.

Chetna Kumari (Supervisor: Dr. Suraiya Jabin, Co-Supervisors: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish & Dr. Naidu Subbarao, School of Computational and Integrative Sciences, JNU, New Delhi)

Thesis Title: Computer-Aided Drug Design Using Machine Learning Techniques

Status: Working since Sep. 2014

4.

Ashraf Kamal (Supervisor: Dr. Jahiruddin, Co-Supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish)

Thesis Title: A Unified Data Mining Approach for Detecting Figurative Language in Twitter

Status: Working since Sep. 2015

5.

Harshita Dalal (Supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish)

Thesis Title (tentative): Detecting Online Identity Deceptions using Deep Learning Techniques 

Status: Working since July 2016

6.

Jayati Gulati (Supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish)

Thesis Title (tentative): Scalable Methods for Finding Communities in Complex Networks 

Status: Working since July 2016

7.

Nesar Ahmad Wasi (Supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish)

Thesis Title (tentative): A Study of Lifelong Machine Learning Framework 

Status: Working since July 2017

8.

Asimul Haque (Supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish)

Thesis Title (tentative): Rumor Detection in Online Social Media 

Status: Working since July 2017

9.

Amit Kumar Sah (Supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish)

Thesis Title (tentative): Not submitted yet 

Status: Working since July 2018

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.