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Madihah Bt. S. Abd. Aziz

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Information Technology - Doctor of Philosophy, Swinburne University of Technology
  • Master in Computer Science - Masters Degree, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
  • Bachelor Information Technology - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

Madihah Bt. S. Abd. Aziz (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus

KULLIYYAH OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY

Other's position:

Deputy Director, Centre for Professional Development


madihahs@iium.edu.my
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Expert Profile



Madihah is a senior lecturer and researcher who has achieved remarkable milestones in the field of User Experience and User Interface Design (UX/UI). Her academic journey began with a Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia in 2001, followed by a Master's Degree in Computer Science, sponsored by Skim Latihan Bumiputera (SLAB) Scholarship, from Universiti Putra Malaysia. Her dedication to research and education led her to pursue a Doctoral Degree at Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne, Australia in 2010, where she received the prestigious Research Fellowship Grant.



Throughout her career, Madihah has been actively involved in lecturing and scholarly activities, specializing in areas such as UX/UI (Human Computer Interaction), Information Visualization and Storytelling, and Creative Multimedia. She has also served as an expert evaluation panel member for both government and private institutions, contributing to the advancement of scholarly work and academic excellence. Her outstanding contributions extend to research, where she has secured an impressive total of 10 research grants, totaling RM376,000 in funding. Notably, she has taken the lead as the Principal Investigator on two of these grants. Her dedication to advancing knowledge is further demonstrated through her publication record, which includes 24 articles and papers published in international indexed journals, non-indexed publications, and indexed conference proceedings, all of which showcase her exceptional scholarly work. Her achievements underscore her commitment to academic excellence and her significant impact on the field of UX/UI design in information visualization and storytelling, design and development of multimedia applications and related disciplines.



Area of Specialisation


  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ Emergent Information Technology ~ Human Computer Interaction (HCI)
  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ ICT Applications ~ Edutainment
  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ ICT Applications ~ Serious Games
  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ Multimedia ~ Interface Design


Professional Membership


  • 2015 - 2021: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Alumni), Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne
  • 2016 - 2019: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), Interaction Design Foundation
  • 2018 - 2019: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Professional Member), Association for Computing Machinery
  • 2018 - 2021: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), PECAMP (Persatuan Capaian Maklumat dan Pengurusan Pengetahuan)
  • 2019 - 2032: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Lifetime Member), Kuala Lumpur ACM SIGCHI Chapter (MyHCIUX)
  • 2021 - 2022: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), Association for Computing Machinery
  • 2023 - 2025: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), SOCIETY OF INFORMATION RETRIEVAL AND KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT MALAYSIA (PECAMP)
  • 2023 - 2024: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)


Teaching Responsibilities


DATATHON AND BOOTCAMP 2022/2023 2021/2022 2020/2021
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 1 2019/2020
FINAL YEAR PROJECT I 2021/2022 2020/2021 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2008/2009
FINAL YEAR PROJECT II 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2017/2018 2015/2016 2014/2015 2008/2009
HUMAN COMPUTER INTERACTION 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016
HUMAN COMPUTER INTERACTION AND DESIGN 2022/2023
INDUSTRIAL ATTACHMENT 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 2017/2018 2015/2016 2014/2015
INFORMATION VISUALIZATION 2024/2025 2023/2024 2022/2023 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019
MULTIMEDIA TECHNOLOGY 2008/2009 2007/2008
PRACTICAL TRAINING 2008/2009 2007/2008


Supervision


Deception Cues In Text-Based Content And Design Of Islamic Websites: A Case Study Approach- Prophet Muhammed Pbuh Websites.
Ph.D Completed 2022 Main Supervisor
A Model Of Digital Marketing Adoption And Its Effect On The Competitiveness Among Smes In Oman.
Ph.D Completed 2022 Co-supervisor
An Investigation On Factors Of The Iot-Based Healthcare Adoption In Pakistan.
Ph.D Completed 2018 Main Supervisor
Improving Islamic School Students’ Accuracy In Segmental Features Of Pronunciations Through Computer- Assisted Language Learning (Call).
Ph.D In Progress Co-supervisor
Optimizing Supply Chain Efficiency Through Predictive Analytics And Prescriptive Modeling..
Ph.D In Progress Co-supervisor
Using Mobile Application To Improve The Writing Skill Of Deaf Students.
Ph.D In Progress Co-supervisor
A Study On Identifying The Relationship Between Personality Differences And User Preferences In Visualization Types For Storytelling Reporting.
Master Completed 2024 Main Supervisor
An Analysis Of The World Best Education Delivery System During Pendemic Covid-19 School Closures.
Master Completed 2021 Main Supervisor
The Design And Evaluation Of The Shared Taxi Service Mobile Application In Algeria: A Culture-Centred Design Approach.
Master Completed 2020 Main Supervisor
An Investigation Of Islamic Digital Games As A Persuasive Tool For Spreading Islamic Da'Wah.
Master Completed 2017 Main Supervisor
Iium Gigease: A Platform For Short Term Employment Opportunities For Iium Students And Local Neighbouring Communities.
Master In Progress Main Supervisor


Research Projects


Completed
2021 - 2024 Flagship proposal on Sustainable Social Bank (SSB)
2021 - 2024 THE ADOPTION OF SOCIAL SUSTAINABLE BANK FRAMEWORK IN THE STATE OF PERLIS
2021 - 2023 Development of Shariah Compliance Monitoring System for Implementation in Shariah Compliant Hospital Framework
2019 - 2024 Human Factors Model to Improve Information Visualization Reporting for Big Data Analytics
2015 - 2019 Identifying Design Factors to Increase Islamic Video Games Popularity
2014 - 2020 Brain Inspired Computational Modelling of Tugboat Master based on User Experience and Situation Awareness
On-Going
2021 - Present The Study on the Implementation of Biometric-Computer-on-Card
2019 - Present Analysis of Video Game Design Styles on Learning Aptitude Using EEG
2016 - Present Development of an Evolving Neuro-Cognitive Computational Model Based on Event-Related Potentials for Healthy Lifestyle Profiling
2015 - Present Affective Classification of EEG during Visual Spatial Video Game Play


Award & Recognition


27 Sep, 2023 KICT Takrim Award 2023 - Financial Sustainability Award - Centre for IT Advancement (CITA) - Kulliyyah of ICT KCDIO
27 Sep, 2023 KICT Takrim Award 2023 - Winners in Malaysian Technology Expo (MTE) 2022 - Gold Award and Outstanding Innovation Award - Kulliyyah of ICT KCDIO
27 Sep, 2023 KICT Takrim Award 2023 - Winners in PECIPTA 2023 - Gold Award - Kulliyyah of ICT KCDIO
21 Oct, 2022 Gold Medal - Malaysia Technology Expo 2022 International
21 Oct, 2022 Outstanding Innovation Award - Malaysia Technology Expo 2022 International
06 Sep, 2022 First Place in Poster Presentation for the 5th National Conference on Shariah Compliant Hospital 2022 - Others National
19 Aug, 2021 Silver Medal - Others National
19 Dec, 2020 Best Paper Award - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) International
13 Oct, 2020 Machine Learning Using SAS Viya Training - SAS International
06 Oct, 2020 Gold Medal - myHCI-UX Kuala Lumpur ACM SIGCHI National
06 Oct, 2020 Gold Medal - myHCI-UX Kuala Lumpur ACM SIGCHI National
19 Jun, 2020 Tableau Desktop Specialist Training - Quandatics International
12 Dec, 2019 KICT Postgraduate Colloqium 2019 - Kulliyyah of ICT, IIUM KCDIO
02 Dec, 2016 Award for 15 Years of Service - International Islamic University Malaysia University
24 Oct, 2010 Faculty of Design PhD Research Scholarship - Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne International


Publications


Article

2023 Automated academic advisory system based on students’ emotional intelligence: a study of university of Nizwa, Sultanate of Oman. International Journal of Membrane Sciences and Technology, 10 (2) pp. 3682-3692
2023 Cues to deception in Islamic websites text and design: a case study approach. International Journal on Perceptive and Cognitive Computing (IJPCC), 9 (1) pp. 14-23
2023 Investigating user preferences towards visualization types with a focus on neuroticism and its implications on mental health. International Journal of Membrane Science and Technology, 10 (1) pp. 1045-1053
2023 Modeling the workflow of bug prioritization tasks descriptively using the past events. International Journal on Perceptive and Cognitive Computing (IJPCC), 9 (2) pp. 14-24
2023 Visual design elements for data storytelling based on personality traits: a case of undergraduate students. Journal of Applied Technology and Innovation, 7 (1) pp. 42-51
2022 Human factors visualization and storytelling design questionnaire: validity and reliability tests. Journal of Engineering and Science Research, 6 (6) pp. 67-78
2022 The cues constitute to deception in Islamic-websites text and design: findings from the interview with experts. International Journal on Perceptive and Cognitive Computing (IJPCC), 8 (2) pp. 61-70
2021 Cues to deception in Islamic websites text-based content and design: a systematic literature review. International Journal on Perceptive and Cognitive Computing (IJPCC), 7 (1) pp. 118-124
2021 The study of the applications of biometrics systems: a literature review. Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, (Special Issue on ACSAT) pp. 111-119
2020 Evaluating the user experience of a Muslimah fashion e-commerce website using heuristic evaluation method. Open International Journal of Informatics (OIJI), Vol.7 (No.2) pp. 1-17
2020 Mobile interface design to suit the Algerian culture: first initial design. International Journal on Perceptive and Cognitive Computing (IJPCC), 6 (2) pp. 1-7
2019 Exploring the use of digital games as a persuasive tool in teaching Islamic knowledge for Muslim children. International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, 10 (6) pp. 109-113
2019 Revised and extended social commerce technology adoption in e-business of Pakistan. International Journal on Perceptive and Cognitive Computing, 5 (2) pp. 52-58
2019 The benefit of digital games from the Islamic perspectives: Views from the Muslim scholars. Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, 16 (3) pp. 1104-1107
2019 Types of digital games with Islamic values. Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, 16 (3) pp. 1100-1103
2018 Near field communication enabled mobile payments: preliminary study. International Journal of Engineering & Technology (UAE), 7 (2.34 (Special issue 34)) pp. 60-63
2018 The design and evaluation of DACADE visual tool: Theoretical implications. Bulletin of Electrical Engineering and Informatics, 7 (1) pp. 90-95
2017 A review on the existing visual tools for design students. Indian of Journal and Science Technology, 10 (48) pp. 1-8
2017 Reliability and validity of a questionnaire for empirical analysis of factors influencing IOT-based smart healthcare. Science International, 29 (6 Section B (November-December)) pp. 1201-1206
2015 Evaluating a visual tool for systematic data collection and analysis for design students. ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 10 (23) pp. 17853-17862
Conference or Workshop Item

2023 Patient perspectives on online medication information seeking in Uganda: a cross-sectional exploration. In: 8th IEEE International Conference on Engineering, Technologies and Sciences (ICETAS 2023),
2022 A review on the visual design styles in data storytelling based on user preferences and personality differences. In: IEEE 7th International Conference on Information Technology and Digital Applications (ICITDA 2022),
2022 Trust reputation in blockchain environment a review. In: The International Conference on Business and Technology (ICBT 2021),
2021 Personality differences and user preferences in visual design styles for data storytelling: a work in progress. In: 3rd National Symposium on Human Computer Interaction (FUSION 2021),
2020 Digital storytelling of Prophet Nuh A.S: an Augmented Reality application. In: Creative Industry International Conference 2020 (CIIC 2020),
2020 Exploring the use of digital storytelling in students motivation to learn Seerah (History of the Prophets) subject. In: 2020 IEEE 7th International Conference on Engineering Technologies and Applied Sciences (ICETAS),
2018 An empirical study of Internet of Things (IoT) - based healthcare acceptance in Pakistan:pilot study. In: 3rd IEEE International Conference on Engineering Technologies and Social Sciences, ICETSS 2017,
2018 Identifying cues to deception in Islamic websites text-based content and design. In: 2018 International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M),
2018 Social commerce in e-business of Pakistan: opportunities, challenges and solutions. In: International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M) 2018,
2018 The future of data privacy and security concerns in Internet of things. In: 2018 IEEE International Conference on Innovative Research and Development (ICIRD),
2016 User perceptions of Islamic website (I-webs). In: 2016 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for The Muslim World (ICT4M 2016),
2015 Evaluating a visual tool for systematic data collection and analysis for design students. In: 4th International Conference on Research and Innovation in Information Systems – 2015 (ICRIIS’15),
2015 Protecting youth from social media risks through information security practices and Islamic principles. In: 3rd International Conference on Islamic Applications in Computer Science And Technology,
2013 The design and usability testing of DACADE: a tool supporting systematic data collection and analysis for design students. In: 14th IFIP TC 13 International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (INTERACT 2013),