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
E-mail: abulaish@ieee.org   mAbulaish@jmi.ac.in

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

PhD Students

1.

Dr. Jahiruddin (Currently working as an Assistant Professor at the Dept. of Computer Science, Jamia Millia Islamia)

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

Status: Awarded/ 2012

2.

Dr. Tanvir Ahmad (Currently working as a Professor at the Dept. of Computer Engineering, Jamia Millia Islamia)

Thesis Title: Frequent and Sequential Patterns Mining and their Applications

Status: Awarded/ 2013

3.

Dr. Ahmad Kamal (Currently working as an Assistant Professor at the Dept. of Mathematics, Jamia Millia Islamia)

Thesis Title: Mining Web Opinion Sources Using Machine Learning Techniques

Status: Awarded/ 2014

4.

Dr. Sajid Yousuf Bhat (Currently working as an Assistant Professor at the Dept. of IT, Central University of Kashmir)

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

Status: Awarded/ 2014

5.

Mohd. Fazil (Supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish)

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

Status: Working since Sep. 2013

6.

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

7.

Vineet Kumar (Supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish)

Thesis Title: Context- and Trust-Aware Recommender System

Status: Working since Sep. 2014

8.

Chetna Kumari (Supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish, Co-Supervisor: 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

9.

Ashraf Kamal (Supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish)

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

Status: Working since Sep. 2015

10.

Faraz Ahmad (Supervisor: Dr. Muhammad Abulaish)

Thesis Title: A Study on Twitter Data Analytics for Rumor Detection and Classification

Status: Working since Sep. 2015

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)

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

  • Delivered an Invited Talk on "Amalgamation of Textual and Structural Data for Deeper Insight – A Graph-Theoretic Approach for Social Media Data Analytics" at the International Symposium on Computational Mathematics, Optimization, and Computational Intelligence organized by IIT Indore, MP, India under NTU-INDIA connect program during, July 17-19, 2017.

  • Delivered an Invited Talk on "Fusing Content and Structural Information for a Deeper Insight" at the Department of Computer Science, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India on March 17, 2017.

  • Delivered an Invited Talk on "Ranking Social Media Users using Structural and Textual Features" at the National Seminar on Cloud Computing and its Applications organized by School of Engineering Sciences and Technology, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi, India during March 9-10, 2017.