Staff Directory


Amelia Ritahani Bt. Ismail

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science - Doctor of Philosophy, University of York
  • Master of Science (Computer Science) - Masters Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
  • Bachelor of Management Information System - Bachelor Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia

Amelia Ritahani Bt. Ismail (Assoc. Prof. Dr.)

Associate Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus

KULLIYYAH OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY


amelia@iium.edu.my
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Area of Specialisation


  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ Artificial Intelligence ~ Other Artificial Intelligence n.e.c. - Artificial Immune Systems, Swarm Intelligence and Swarm Robotics Systems, Modelling and simulation of complex system


Professional Membership


  • 2015 - 2021: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • 2016 - 2019: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Professional Member), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • 2018: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), Special Interest Group on Machine Learning, Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM)
  • 2020 - 2020: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Professional Memeber), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)


Teaching Responsibilities


ARTIFICIAL NEURAL NETWORK 2013/2014 2012/2013 2014/2015
DATA SCIENCE 2017/2018
ELEMENTS OF PROGRAMMING 2012/2013 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 2013/2014 2014/2015 2016/2017 2017/2018 2012/2013 2015/2016
FINAL YEAR PROJECT I 2017/2018 2020/2021 2019/2020
FINAL YEAR PROJECT II 2020/2021 2019/2020
INDUSTRIAL ATTACHMENT 2013/2014 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2011/2012 2012/2013 2017/2018
INTELLIGENT SYSTEMS 2021/2022 2017/2018
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER ORGANIZATION 2011/2012
MACHINE LEARNING 2018/2019 2019/2020 2016/2017 2020/2021 2015/2016 2014/2015 2017/2018 2021/2022 2013/2014 2012/2013
PRINCIPLES OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE 2014/2015 2016/2017 2015/2016 2013/2014


Research Projects


Completed
2017 - 2017 Development of Teaching Modules on the Subject of Computer Science Form 5 for MDeC and MOE
2017 - 2020 Gait Identification Modelling for a hybrid amphi-underwater robot with exponential momentum ant colony algorithm
2016 - 2019 A Novel Swarm-Based Optimisation Algorithm Inspired by Artificial Neural Glial Network for Autonomous Robots
2016 - 2019 Validation Study of a Portable Biosensor Technology in Quantifying E. Coli in Filtered River Water
2015 - 2016 DIGITAL COMPETENCY STANDARDS (DCS) ANALYTICS & REPORT
2015 - 2016 Digital Competency Standards (DCS) Rubrics Refinement and Post Pilot Analysis
2013 - 2016 A Swarm Cognition Inspired Model for the Unsupervised Learning of Morphology
2013 - 2016 An Incremental Construction of Component-based Systems using Multi-Agent Learning Approach
2013 - 2016 Development of Immune Inspired Algorithm for Self-Healing Swarm Robotic Systems
2012 - 2015 Immune Inspired Solution for Fault Tolerence in Swarm Robotic Systems
2011 - 2014 RU 2011: My Family System: Extending Experts For Consultation On Family Relationships Based On CRM Analytic Model
On-Going
2019 - Present Syntactic Ambiguity Detection Framework in Software Requirements Specification
2019 - Present A Fuzzy Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis Model for Decision Support in Diabetes Mellitus
2019 - Present A Framework for the Detection of Intelligent Source Code Plagiarism in Big Data using Word2vec Model
2018 - Present A Novel Particle Swarm Optimization with Levy Flight Algorithm for Imputation of Missing Creatinine Value.
2018 - Present Enhancing COCOMO Model using Particle Swarm Optimization for Estimating Software Development Project


Award & Recognition


22 Nov, 2020 Bronze Medal - National
18 Dec, 2019 Bronze Medal - International Exhibition of Research , Ideas, Innovation on Creative Humanising International
18 Dec, 2019 Gold Medal - International Exhibition of Research, Idea & Innovation on Creative and Humanizing (ie-RIICH 2019) International
18 Dec, 2019 Young Investigator Award - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) International
14 Nov, 2019 Bronze Medal - Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia National
14 Nov, 2019 Silver Medal - Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia National
13 Nov, 2018 Best Researcher Award - International Islamic University Malaysia University
09 Sep, 2016 IIUM Quality Research Award - International Islamic University Malaysia University


Publications


Article

2021 Arabic text classification using hybrid feature selection method using chi-square binary artificial bee colony algorithm. International Journal of Mathematics and Computer Science, 16 (1) pp. 213-228
2021 Freemium multi-sided platform business model: mosque kitchen as a source of free food, employment and empowerment of B40s food-preneurs. Journal of Information Systems and Digital Technologies, 3 (2) pp. 1-10
2021 Optimization of COCOMO model using particle swarm optimization. International Journal of Advances in Intelligent Informatics, 7 (2) pp. 177-187
2021 Software project estimation with machine learning. International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, 12 (6) pp. 726-734
2020 Consensus by High Gegree of DeGroot model for multi-agent systems. International Journal of Advanced Trends in Computer Science and Engineering (IJATCSE), () pp.
2020 Health profiling using event-related potential (ERP) brain signals and spiking neural network (SNN). International Journal on Perceptive and Cognitive Computing (IJPCC), 6 (2) pp. 22-28
2020 P300 ERP component on eating habits profiling using dynamic evolving spiking neural network (deSNN). International Journal on Perceptive and Cognitive Computing (IJPCC), 6 (2) pp. 29-35
2020 Prediction of monthly rainfall at Senai, Johor using artificial immune system and deep learning neural network. Test Engineering and Management, 83 () pp. 11740-11746
2020 Preventive and curative personality profiling based on EEG, ERP, and big five personality traits: a literature review. Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, 17 (2/3) pp. 531-545
2020 Source code plagiarism detection approaches: a systematic literature review. Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems, 12 (04 (Special Issue)) pp. 1575-1587
2020 Two suggested probabilistic and kinetic models for astrocytic network in spiking neural networks. International Journal of Advanced Trends in Computer Science and Engineering, 9 (5) pp. 7951-7957
2019 A review of data analysis for early-childhood period: taxonomy, motivations, challenges, recommendation, and methodological aspects. IEEE Access, 7 () pp. 51069-51103
2019 Adam optimization algorithm for wide and deep neural network. Knowledge Engineering and Data Science (KEDS), 2 (1) pp. 41-46
2019 An assessment of open data sets completeness. International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, 10 (6) pp. 557-562
2019 Detection of cracked digitized paintings and manuscripts based on threshold techniques. Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, 16 (3) pp. 1108-1113
2019 Evolutionary deep belief networks with bootstrap sampling for imbalanced class datasets. International Journal of Advances in Intelligent Informatics, 5 (2) pp. 123-136
2019 Predicting uniaxial compressive strength using Support Vector Machine algorithm. Warta Geologi, 45 (1) pp. 13-16
2018 An analysis of ambiguity detection techniques for Software Requirements Specification (SRS). International Journal of Engineering & Technology, 7 (2.29 (Special Issue 29)) pp. 501-505
2018 Comparative performance of deep learning and machine learning algorithms on imbalanced handwritten data. International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, 9 (2) pp. 258-264
2018 Comparative performance of machine learning algorithms for cryptocurrency forecasting. Indonesian Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, 11 (3) pp. 1121 -1128
2018 Comparison of swarm intelligence algorithms for high dimensional optimization problems. Indonesian Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, 11 (1) pp. 300-307
2018 Monthly rainfall prediction model of Peninsular Malaysia using clonal selection algorithm. International Journal of Engineering & Technology, 7 (4.35 Special issue 35) pp. 182-185
2018 Performance analysis of machine learning algorithms for missing value imputation. International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, 9 (6) pp. 442-447
2018 Real-time human action recognition using stacked sparse autoencoders. Indian Journal of Science and Technology, 11 (4) pp. 1-6
2017 A review of wastewater treatment plant modelling: Revolution on modelling technology. American Journal of Environmental and Resource Economics, 2 (1) pp. 22-26
2017 An expanded square pattern technique in swarm of quadcopters for exploration algorithm. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, 95 (20) pp. 5484-5493
2017 Convolutional neural networks and deep belief networks for analysing imbalanced class issue in handwritten dataset. International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology, 7 (6) pp. 2302-2307
2017 Simulating the immune inspired energy charging mechanism for swarm robotic systems. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, 95 (20) pp. 5473-5483
2016 An immune-inspired swarm aggregation algorithm for self-healing swarm robotic systems. Biosystems, 146 () pp. 60-76
2016 Arabic text classification: Review study. Journal of Engineering and Applied Science, 11 (3) pp. 528-536
2015 A comparative study of clonal selection algorithm for effluent removal forecasting in septic sludge treatment plant. Water Science and Technology, 71 (4) pp. 524-528
2015 Exploring energy charging problem in swarm robotic systems using foraging simulation. Jurnal Teknologi, 76 (1) pp. 239-244
2015 Immune network algorithm in monthly streamflow prediction at Johor river. ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 10 (3) pp. 1352-1356
2015 Mobile robot path optimization algorithm using vector calculus and mapping of 2 dimensional space. Jurnal Teknologi, 77 (20) pp. 33-38
2015 The swarm-based exploration algorithm with expanded circle pattern for searching activities. Jurnal Teknologi, 77 (20) pp. 61-65
2015 Utilization of artificial immune system in prediction of paddy production . ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 10 (3) pp. 1462-1467
2014 A clonal selection algorithm model for daily rainfall data prediction. Water Science and Technology , 70 (10) pp. 1641-1647
2014 Prediction analysis of effluent removal in a septic sludge treatment plant: a biomimetics engineering approach. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts, 16 (9) pp. 2208-2214
2013 Customer relationship management approach for MyFamily system: a framework. Middle-East Journal of Scientific Research, 15 (9) pp. 1249-1254
2013 Development of effluent removal prediction model efficiency in septic sludge treatment plant through clonal selection algorithm. Journal of Environmental Management, 129 () pp. 260-265
Conference or Workshop Item

2021 Business model shifts: masjid kitchens as soup kitchens, jobs employment and empowering asnaf entrepreneurs, and income generation for the masjid. In: International Conference on Information Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M 2021),
2021 Cooperative behavior (ta’awun) between mosques and civic organizations in empowering asnafpreneurs through IIUM m-kitchen® project. In: 2nd Kedah International Zakat Conference 2021 (KEIZAC 2021),
2020 A benchmark of modeling for sentiment analysis of the Indonesian Presidential Election in 2019. In: 7th International Conference on Cyber and IT Service Management, CITSM 2019,
2020 Model comparison of estimated glomerular filtration rate for acute kidney injury in intensive care unit. In: 5th International Conference on Mechanical Engineering Research 2019,
2019 An Optimized Support Vector Machine (SVM) based on Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) for cryptocurrency forecasting. In: 16th International Learning and Technology Conference, L and T 2019,
2019 Improved particle swarm optimization by fast annealing algorithm. In: 2019 International Conference of Artificial Intelligence and Information Technology (ICAIIT),
2019 Indonesian affective word resources construction in valence and arousal dimension for sentiment analysis. In: The 6th International Conference on Cyber and IT Service Management (CITSM 2018),
2019 Medical image analysis using deep learning: a review. In: 2019 IEEE International Conference on Innovative Research and Development (ICIRD),
2018 Analyzing and visualizing data dengue hotspot location. In: Data Science Research Symposium 2018,
2018 Analyzing and visualizing Thoracic Surgery Data Set. In: Data Science Research Symposium,
2018 Early prediction of acute kidney injury using machine learning algorithms. In: Asia Pacific Advanced Network Meeting (APAN 46),
2018 Emotion recognition and brain mapping for sentiment analysis: a review. In: 2nd International Conference on Informatics and Computing, ICIC 2017,
2016 Exploring imbalanced class issue in handwritten dataset using convolutional neural networks and deep belief networks. In: The 3rd International Multi-Conference on Artificial Intelligence Technology (M-CAIT 2016),
2015 An artificial immune system for self-healing in swarm robotic systems. In: 10th International Conference on Information Processing in Cells and Tissues, IPCAT 2015,
2015 An artificial immune system for self-healing in swarm robotic systems. In: 10th International Conference on Information Processing in Cells and Tissues, IPCAT 2015,
2015 Clustering natural language morphemes from EEG signals using the Artificial Bee Colony algorithm. In: Fourth International Neural Network Society Symposia Series (INNS-CIIS 2014),
2015 Real time astrocyte in spiking neural network. In: 2015 SAI Intelligent Systems Conference (IntelliSys 2015),
2015 Simple recurrent network in real time astrocyte. In: 2015 International Symposium on Innovations in Intelligent Systems and Applications (INISTA),
2015 The initial investigation of the design and energy sharing algorithm using two-ways communication mechanism for Swarm Robotic System. In: Fourth INNS Symposia Series on Computational Intelligence in Information Systems (INNS-CIIS 2014),
2015 The initial investigation of the design and energy sharing algorithm using two-ways communication mechanism for Swarm Robotic System. In: Fourth INNS Symposia Series on Computational Intelligence in Information Systems (INNS-CIIS 2014),
2014 Agent based modeling and simulation of granuloma formation for the development of energy charging mechanism in Swarm Robots. In: 3rd International Conference on Computer Engineering & Mathematical Sciences (ICCEMS 2014),
2014 Designing and implementation of robot mapping algorithm for mobile robot . In: International Research Invention & Innovation Exhibition for 2014 (IRIIE 2014),
2014 Immune network algorithm in monthly streamflow prediction at Johor river. In: Advancement in Information Technology International Conference ,
2014 Implementation of Cognitive Mapping Algorithm for Robot Navigation System. In: 2014 4th World Congress on Information and Communication Technologies, WICT 2014,
2014 Modelling immune systems responses for the development of energy sharing strategies for swarm robotic systems. In: International Conference on Computational Science and Technology (ICCST’14),
2014 Understanding the immune responses in granuloma formation through agent-based simulation. In: International Research, Invention and Innovation Exhibition 2014 (IRIIE2014),
2014 Utilization of artificial immune system in prediction of paddy production. In: Advancement in Information Technology International Conference ,
2012 Analysis of sequence batch reactor for COD and TSS removal identification from septic sludge treatment plant using bio inspired algorithm: a case study in Sarawak. In: National Graduate Conference 2012 (NATGRAD 2012),
2012 Bio-engineered solution in enhancement of septic sludge with artificial immune system. In: International Conference on Water Resources (ICWR 2012),
2012 Daily rainfall prediction using clonal selection algorithm. In: International Conference on Water Resources (ICWR 2012),
2011 Modelling containment mechanisms in the immune system for applications in engineering . In: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Artificial Immune Systems ,
2010 Towards self-healing swarm robotics systems inspired by granuloma formating. In: International Conference on Engineering of Complex Computer Systems,
2009 Aggregation of swarms for fault tolerance inswarm robotics using immuno-enginering approach . In: Proceedings of the 9th Annual Workshop on Computational Intelligence,
Book

2021 A Journey of Ta’awun (Cooperative Behaviour) in Edu-Action at IIUM Mkitchen® and Masjid al-Syakirin Gombak (MASG). Meso Publishing, ISBN: 9789671981412
2021 Inaugural edu-action journey with cooperative behavior (Ta’awun) of mKitchen® students in free food for the needy. Meso Publishing, ISBN: 978-967-19814-4-3
2021 Mkitchen® UIAM Penggerak Asnaf Sejahtera Lestari. Meso Publishing, ISBN: 978-967-19814-2-9
Book Section

2021 Redesign business model of masjid kitchens as soup kitchens, providing jobs employment and nurturing of asnaf as entrepreneurs, and income generation for the masjid. In: Pusat Islam UTM, ISBN: , pp. 100-111
2015 Clustering natural language morphemes from EEG signals using the Artificial Bee Colony algorithm. In: Switzerland, ISBN: 978-3-319-13152-8, pp. 51-60
2010 An artifical immune systems for robot organisms. In: Springer, ISBN: 978-3642-11691-9, pp. 279-302