PERSONAL DETAIL


Dr. Ahmad Farid Bin Osman

Senior Lecturer
Department of Applied Statistics
Faculty of Economics and Administration
 
  +60379673665
  faridosman@um.edu.my
  Department of Applied Statistics, Faculty of Economics and Administration, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-8152-2010

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • Centre for Poverty and Development Studies, Member, 2016-2017, (National)
  • Social Security Research Center, Research, 2015, (National)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


  • Wakil jabatan ke jawatankuasa penyelaras jadual waktu dan peperiksaan, Statistik Gunaan, Department Of Applied Statistics, Faculty Of Economics And Administration, 2016-06-17 - 2018-06-16 (.)
  • Penyelaras jadual waktu bagi Fakulti Ekonomi dan Pentadbiran, 2013-2018, Statistik Gunaan, Department Of Applied Statistics, Faculty Of Economics And Administration, 2013-06-07 - 2018-06-06 (.)
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Kerja Kursi Profesor Diraja Ungku Aziz, University Malaya, 2016-12-14 - 2017-10-02 (Ahli)
  • Deputy Director, Pusat Pengajian Kemiskinan & Pembangunan (cpds), Faculty Of Economics & Administration Dean's Office, Faculty Of Economics And Administration, 2016-10-03 - 2017-10-02
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Pengajian Ijazah Tinggi (JPIT), Fakulti Ekonomi dan Pentadbiran, Faculty Of Economics And Administration, 2013-07-16 - 2017-07-15
  • Programme Coordinator, Master of Applied Statistics, Department Of Applied Statistics, Faculty Of Economics And Administration, 2013-07-16 - 2017-07-15 (Programme Coordinator (master Of Applied Statistics), Department Of Applied Statistics, Faculty Of Economics And Administration, University Malaya)
  • Member of curriculum committee for postgraduate programme: Master of Applied Statistics , Statistik Gunaan, Department Of Applied Statistics, Faculty Of Economics And Administration, 2014-07-03 - 2016-07-04
  • Ahli jawatankuasa penilai bagi sesi "Final Presentation" calon Program Ijazah Doktor Falsafah, Ha Junsheng (EHA 120018), Statistik Gunaan, Department Of Applied Statistics, Faculty Of Economics And Administration, 2016-04-14 - 2016-04-14 (Kolokium Untuk Program Ijazah Doktor Falsafah Siri 04/2016)
  • Ahli jawatankuasa penilai bagi sesi "Candidature Defence" calon Program Ijazah Doktor Falsafah, Syamnd Mirza Abdullah (EHA 120003), Faculty Of Economics And Administration, 2014-11-13 - 2014-11-13
  • Member of student disciplinary committe, University Malaya, 2014-04-16 - 2014-04-16
  • Penemuduga bagi kemasukan ke Program Pengajian Ijazah Dasar & Asasi 2013/2014, University Malaya, 2013-03-28 - 2014-03-27
  • Ahli jawatankuasa penerbitan untuk laporan tahunan universiti, 2013, Faculty Of Economics And Administration, 2013-07-17 - 2013-11-12
  • Supervisor, Kolej Kediaman Zaaba (ketujuh), Za'ba Residential College, Universiti Malaya Residential's College, 2012-01-03 - 2013-01-02

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Econometrics & Time Series Analysis


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Book

2016
  • Ismail, N.A., Munisamy, S. and Osman, A.F. (2016). Statistics in Research. UM Press, Kuala Lumpur. ISBN: 978-983-100-847-8 

Chapter In Book

2017
  • Ahmad Farid Osman. 2017. Parameter Estimation of the Exponential Smoothing with Independent Regressor Using R. In Ahmad, A.-R., Kor, L.K., Ahmad, I., Idrus, Z. (Eds.), Proceedings of the International Conference on Computing, Mathematics and Statistics (iCMS 2015): Bridging Research Endeavors, pp. 175-182. Singapore: Springer. ISBN: 978-981-10-2770-3. doi: 10.1007/978-981-10-2772-7 

2016
  • Noor Azina Ismail & Ahmad Farid Osman. 2016. Introduction. In Noor Azina Ismail, Susila Munisamy & Ahmad Farid Osman (Eds). Statistics in Research: 1-6. Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya Press. ISBN 978- 983-100-847-8. 

2006
  • Ahmad Farid Osman, 2006. Menelah Kadar Faedah Bil Perbendaharaan Malaysia Dengan Tempoh Kematangan 3 Bulan: Perbandingan ARIMA Dengan Kalman Filter. In Statistics in Action, Shyamala Nagaraj, Goh Kim Leng and Tey Nai Peng (Eds), pp. 201-225. University of Malaya Press, ISBN: 983-100-367-5 

Article In Academic Journals

2016
  • Yusof, A.Y., Lau, W.Y., and Osman, A.F., 2016, Evaluation of the Malaysian Risk-based Capital Framework: A Comparison Between General Insurance and Takaful, Institutions and Economies 8(4): 23-41. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2015
  • Ahmad Farid Osman & Maxwell L. King, 2015. Exponential Smoothing with Regressors: Estimation and Initialization. Model Assisted Statistics and Applications 10(3), pp. 253-263. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Aida Yuzi Yusof, Lau Wee Yeap & Ahmad Farid Osman, 2015, Risk- Based Capital Framework: Conventional vs.Takaful Operators, Journal of Management Research 7(2), pp. 1-9. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2010
  • Fatimah Said, Zarinah Yusoff, Saad Mohd Said & Ahmad Farid Osman, 2010. Foreign Investment, Government Expenditure and Economic Growth in Malaysia. International Journal of Management Studies 17(1), pp. 1-18. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2006
  • Ahmad Farid Osman & Noor Azina Ismail, 2006. Mathematics Achievement: Do Teachers Make A Difference?. Journal on School Educational Technology, 1(4), pp. 64-66. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

Proceeding

2011
  • Ahmad Farid Osman & Maxwell L. King. 2011. Integrating Exponential Smoothing Method with Regressors. International Symposium on Forecasting, p. 22. 

2007
  • Ahmad Farid Osman and Kim Leng-Goh, 2007. Economic Activities and Interest Rate Spread Prosiding Persidangan Kebangsaan Ekonomi Malaysia 2007, p. 763- 782. 


AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Source), (Level).


  • Econometrics,
  • Time Series Analyses,
  • Health and Chronic Poverty, Co-Researcher, 07/04/2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (Umrg Programme) - Sbs (Equitable Society), 07/04/2017
  • Migration of Human Capital (Brain Drain), Co-Researcher, 26/10/2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (Umrg Programme) - Sbs (Equitable Society), 26/10/2017
  • A Regional Study On Social Protection Coverage: Asean Countries, Co-Investigator, 2015-2016, Social Security Research Center, International
  • Healthcare Accessibility and Quality of Life: Public Clinic Services Among Malaysian Urban Poor, Co-Investigator, 2014-2017, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (Umrg), National
  • Healthcare Accessibility and Quality of Life: Public Clinic Services Among Malaysian Urban Poor, Co-Researcher, 22/09/2014, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (Umrg Programme) - Sbs (Equitable Society), 22/03/2017
  • Economic Activities and Interest Rate Spread, Coordinator, 2007-2008, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(Pjp)
  • Purchasing Patterns of Young Adults: a Case Study of University of Malaya Undergraduates, Co-Investigator, 2007-2008, Ippp
  • Purchasing Patterns of Young Adults: a Case Study of University Malaya Undergraduates, Co-Investigator, 2007-2008, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(Pjp)
  • Factors Affecting Student Achievements in An Introductory Statistics Course, Co-Investigator, 2007-2008, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(Pjp)
  • Kajian Pengharapan Majikan Terhadap Graduan Ekonomi Sebagai Bakal Pekerja: Fakulti Ekonomi Dan Pentadbiran, Universiti Malaya, Co-Investigator, 2007-2008, Faculty of Economics and Administration
  • Ahmad Farid Osman, Fatimah Said Dan Saad Mohd Said, Kajian Kepuasan Pelanggan Fakulti Ekonomi Dan Pentadbiran (Ijazah Dasar), Sesi Akademik 2005/2006, Oktober 2005., Co-Investigator, 2006-2007, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(Pjp)

CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).


  • Consultant for "Kajian unjuran keperluan dan bekalan serta dasar penempatan dan pertukaran guru dan kumpulan pelaksana", Researcher, 2013-2014, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).


  • Best Paper Award For The Paper Entitled "Parameter Estimation of The Exponential Smoothing With Independent Regressors Using R", The 2nd International Conference On Computing, Mathematics and Statistics 2015 (Icms2015), 2015, (International)
  • Menjayakan Karnival Jom Masuk Um 2014, Institut Pengajian Siswazah Universiti Malaya, 2014, (University)
  • Organising Committee Member in The 12th International Conference On Data Envelopment Analysis (Dea 2014), University of Malaya & International Dea Society, 2014, (International)
  • Ekpo Penyelidikan, Rekacipta Dan Innovasi 2007, University of Malaya, 2007, (University)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, 2006

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


Poster
  • Holt's Linear Exponential Smoothing Method Augmented with Regressors., Australian Statistical Conference 2010, 06 Dec 2010 to 10 Dec 2010, (International)
Presenter
  • Economic Activities and Interest Rate Spread Prosiding, Persidangan Kebangsaan Ekonomi Malaysia 2007, 21 Aug 2007 to 23 Aug 2007, (National)
  • Integrating Exponential Smoothing Method with Regressors, International Symposium on Forecasting 2011, 26 Jun 2011 to 29 Jun 2011, (International)
  • Exponential smoothing with regressors, Simposium Kebangsaan Sains Matematik ke-22, 24 Nov 2014 to 26 Nov 2014, Persatuan Sains Matematik Malaysia, (National)
  • Parameter Estimation of the Exponential Smoothing with Independent Regressors Using R, The 2nd International Conference on Computing, Mathematics and Statistics 2015 (iCMS2015), 04 Nov 2015 to 05 Nov 2015, Faculty of Computer & Mathematical Sciences, UiTM Kedah, (International)
  • Stability and Forecastability Characteristics of Exponential Smoothing With Regressors Methods, REGIONAL CONFERENCE ON SCIENCES, TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIAL SCIENCES 2016, 04 Dec 2016 to 06 Dec 2016, Universiti Teknologi MARA Cawangan Pahang, (International)

SUPERVISION


Post Graduate Level
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Completed
  • Masters Degree, Loh Yee May, Forecasting the arrival of ASEAN tourists in Malaysia, 2016/2017

EXPERT/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
(Activity), (Organisation), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level).


  • University of Malaya Internal Auditor, University of Malaya, , 2015-2015, (University)

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


Post Graduate
  • TIME SERIES ANALYSIS, 2012/2013(2), 58, 0
First Degree
  • BASIC ECONOMETRICS, 2013/2014(1), 40, 0
  • TIME SERIES ANALYSIS, 2013/2014(1), 43, 0
  • DATA ANALYSIS, 2012/2013(2), 52, 0

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).


  • Reviewing a manuscript for the Journal of Institutions and Economies, Article In Journal ,  (2013)
  • Examiner for 6 Reports of Industrial Training EEE100068, EEE100026, EEE100056, EEE100066, EEE100067, EEE100013, Report of Industrial Training 2013 ,  (2013)
  • Reviewing a manuscript for the International Journal of Forecasting (ISI journal)., Article In Journal ,  (2014)
  • Evaluating research paper of Lin Yao (Master of Applied Statistics): "The yuan-dollar exchange rate and Malaysian macroeconomic dynamics", Project ,  (2014)
  • Research paper of Irliana Binti Ismail (MAppStat): High school student performance in Statistics, Project ,  (2015)
  • Research paper of Saber Abdelall Mohamed Ahmed (Master of Applied Statistics): Evaluating The Efficiency of Faculties in University of Malaya, Project ,  (2016)
  • Thesis of Syamnd Mirza Abdullah (PhD): Electricity Demand Prediction Using A Hybrid Approach, Thesis ,  (2016)
  • Research paper of Lim Thiam Sang (Master of Applied Statistics): Dynamic automobile insurance pricing in Malaysia: A generalized linear model approach, Project ,  (2015)
  • Examiner for 5 Reports of Industrial Training EEE120106, EEE120090, EEE110097, EEE120056, EEE120125, Project ,  (2015)
  • Reviewing a manuscript for Malaysian Journal of Economics Studies, Article In Journal ,  (2015)
  • Reviewing a manuscript for the journal of Institutions and Economies, Article In Journal ,  (2015)
  • Evaluating research paper of Wan Katrun Nadia Binti Wan Yusof (Master of Applied Statistics): "Air Quality Monitoring with Exponentially Weighted Moving Average Control Chart", Project ,  (2016-2016)
  • Examiner for 4 Reports of Industrial Training EEE130040, EEE130112, EEE130041, EEE130111, Project ,  (2016-2016)