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Dr. Kasturi Dewi A/p Varathan

Department of Information System
Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology
 
  +603-79677022 ext:-2512
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  kasturi@um.edu.my
  Department of Information System, Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
 
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ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
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RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
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Chapter in Book

2014
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Mohammad Ali. 2013. Mining Social Media for Crime Detection. UM Press 
Article in Academic Journals

2017
  • Mohammed Ali Al Garadi, Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Sri Devi Ravana, Identification of influential spreaders in online social networks using interaction weighted K-core decomposition method. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications.(Q1) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Thiam Li Ting, Kasturi Dewi Varathan. Job Recommendation Using Facebook Personality Scores. Malaysian Journal of Computer Science. (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Mohammed Ali Al Garadi, Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Sri Devi Ravana. Cybercrime Detection in Online Communications: The Experimental Case of Cyberbullying Detection in the Twitter Network. Computers and Human Behavior.(Q1) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Anastasia Giachanou, Fabio Crestani. Comparative Opinion Mining: A Review. Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology.(Q2) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kayode Adewole, Nor Badrul Anuar, Amirrudin Kamsin and Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Malicious accounts: Dark of the social networks, Journal of Network and Computer Applications (Q1) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mohammed Ali Al-garadi, Muhammad Sadiq Khan, Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Ghulam Mujtaba, Abdelkodose M. Al-Kabsi. 2016. Using online social networks to track a pandemic: A systematic review. Journal of Biomedical Informatics(Q1) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mohammed Ali Al Garadi, Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Sri Devi Ravana, Ejaz Ahmed, Victor Chang(2016). Identifying the influential spreaders in multilayer interactions of online social networks. Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems(Q1) (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • Liew Choong Hon, Kasturi Dewi Varathan. 2015. Cyberbullying Detection in Twitter, International Journal of Information Systems and Engineering(IJISE) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Muhammad Ali Al-Garadi, Kasturi Dewi Varathan. Mining Social Media for Crime Detection:- Review. (Accepted for Publication) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Felestin Yavari Nejad and Kasturi Dewi Varathan. 2014. Dengue Prediction System using Artificial Neural Network Model and Genetic Algorithm: A Review.(Accepted for Publication) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kala Devi Managuran and Kasturi Dewi Varathan. Personality Mining Based on Likes Using Facebook Data: A Review.(Accepted for Publication) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nastaran Jamialahmadi, Kasturi Dewi Varathan and Tutut Herawan. 2014. Skill Ontology for Recruitment System. (Accepted for Publication) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Noor Fahrahin Abdul Hamid & Chiam Yin Kia. Facebook Filter: Create Awareness among Users.(Accepted for Publication) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Saravanan Thankarajah & Kasturi Dewi Varathan. 2014. Factors Influencing the Turnover in IT based Organizations.(Accepted for Publication) (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Tengku Mohd. Tengku Sembok, Rabiah Abdul Kadir, Nazlia Omar. Semantic Indexing in Question Answering Systems. Malaysian Journal of Computer Science. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ng Sok Yee & Kasturi Dewi Varathan. Facebook Users' Emotion Mining System. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Sri Devi Ravana, Nisha Gurusamy & Kasturi Dewi Varathan. Autism and the Need for Special User Interface Design for Web Surfacing. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2012
  • Yusof, R.J.R, Zainudin, R., Baba, M.S., Yusoff, Z.M., Jomhari N. 2012. Visualizing Qur'anic words with parallel plot. Malaysian Journal of Computer Science (ISSN 0127- 9084), Volume 25, Issue 2, 2012, pp 90-106. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication) (ISI-Indexed)

2011
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Tengku Mohd. Tengku Sembok, Rabiah Abdul Kadir. Automatic Lexicon Generator: An Algorithm, Malaysian Journal of Computing (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
Proceeding

2016
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Anastasia Giachanou, Fabio Crestani. 2016. Temporal Analysis of Comparative Opinion Mining. 18th International Conference on Asia Pacific Digital Libraries. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2015
  • Liew Choong Hon, Kasturi Dewi Varathan. 2015. Cyberbullying Detection on Twitter, 4th International Conference on Emerging Technologies for Information Systems. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2014
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Nurhafizah Talib. Suicide Detection System Based on Twitter (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Noor Fahrahin Abdul Hamid and Chiam Yin Kia. 2014. Facebook Filter: Create Awareness among Users. Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference on Computer Science & Computational Mathematics, pg.43-47 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Felestin Yavari Nejad and Kasturi Dewi Varathan. 2014. Dengue Prediction System using Artificial Neural Network Model and Genetic Algorithm: A Review. Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference on Computer Science & Computational Mathematics, pg.155- 159 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mohammed Ali Al-garadi and Kasturi Dewi Varathan. 2014. Mining Social Media for Crime Detection: Review. Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference on Computer Science & Computational Mathematics, pg.48-54 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kala Devi Managuran and Kasturi Dewi Varathan. 2014. Personality Mining Based on Likes Using Facebook Data: A Review. Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference on Computer Science & Computational Mathematics, pg.167-171 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nastaran Jamialahmadi, Kasturi Dewi Varathan and Tutut Herawan. 2014. Skill Ontology for Recruitment System. Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference on Computer Science & Computational Mathematics, pg.63-68 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Saravanan Thankarajah and Kasturi Dewi. 2014. Factors Influencing the Turnover in IT based Organizations. Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference on Computer Science & Computational Mathematics, pg.315-319 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Thiam Li Ting and Kasturi Dewi Varathan. 2014. Personality Mining & Job Matching in Facebook. Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference on Computer Science & Computational Mathematics, pg.55-62 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ng Sok Yee, Kasturi Dewi Varathan. Facebook Users' Emotion Mining System. 3rd International Conference on Emerging Technologies for Information Systems.(Best Paper Award) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2013
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Thiam Li Thing. 2013. Mining Facebook in Identifying Software Engineering Students' Personality and Job Matching. Proceeding of the Asian Conference on Society, Education and Technology, pg.290- 

2011
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Tengku M. T. Sembok, Rabiah Abdul Kadir, Nazlia Omar: Skolem preprocessing using WordNet and lexicon in building effective knowledge representation. ICEEI 2011: 1-5 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Tengku Mohd Tengku Sembok, Rabiah Abdul Kadir, Nazlia Omar. Building Knowledge Representation for Multiple Documents Using Semantic Skolem Indexing. Proceeding of International Conference on Software Engineering and Computer Systems 2011. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Tengku Mohd. Tengku Sembok, Rabiah Abdul Kadir, Nazlia Omar. Retrieving Answers from Multiple Documents Using Skolem Indexing. Proceeding of International Conference on Semantic Technology and Information Retrieval 2011 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2010
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Tengku Mohd. Tengku Sembok, Rabiah Abdul Kadir. Automatic Lexicon Generator for Logic Based Question Answering System. Proceeding of Second International Conference on Computer Engineering and Applications 2010 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Tengku Mohd.Tengku Sembok, Rabiah Abdul Kadir. Automatic Lexicon Generator. Proceeding of International Conference on Information Retrieval and Knowledge Management 2010 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

AREAS OF RESEARCH
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AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
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CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
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SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
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Ongoing
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Rajeswary Santhiran, Comparative Opinion Mining, 2016/2017
  • Masters Degree, Shafenoor Amin, Data Mining for Cardiovascular Disease, 2016/2017
  • Masters Degree, Wang Li, Topics Retrieval in Opinionated Text, 2016/2017
  • Masters Degree, Armin Yazdani, A model to predict risks of cardiovascular diseases based on medical feature selection, 2016/2017
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Rames A/l Mariapan, Opinion Mining, 2015/2016
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Felestin Yavari Nejad, Predicting Dengue Outbreak Using Artificial Neural Network Model, 2012/2013
  • Masters Degree, Alan Foo Kim San, E-Learning, 2011/2012

Completed
  • Masters Degree, Pradeesh Parameswaran, Ranking of Tweets Based on Credibility Factors, 2014/2015
  • Masters Degree, Nastran Jamialahmadi, A Semantic Skill Matching Technique for Recruitment, 2014/2015
  • Masters Degree, Kala Devi, Mining Likes in Facebook, 2013/2014
  • Masters Degree, Thiam Li Ting, Personality Mining and Job Matching in Facebook, 2013/2014
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Mohammad Ali Al-garadi, Effective Methods to Detect Cyberbullying and Influential Spreaders in an Online Social Network, 2013/2014
  • Masters Degree, Muhammad Ebad Masood, Evaluating Quality Properties of a social-based system for SE students using Tiny Architecture Review Approach, 2012/2013
  • Masters Degree, Khalid Al Sinawi, Online Technical Support Management System for Education General Directorate, North Eastern Sultanate of Oman, 2007/2008
FIRST DEGREE/DIPLOMA/PRE-DEGREE
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Completed
  • Facebook Filter, Crime Detection in Twitter, 2013/2014, 2
  • Job Matching System(2), Curriculum Advisory System, 2012/2013, 3
  • Web Based Clinic Information System, 2007/2008, 1
  • Hand Phone Trading System, 2006/2007, 1
  • Online musical Instrument Sales System, 2006/2007, 2
  • Online Photo Decoration and Purchasing System, 2006/2007, 2
  • Jigsaw.com.my, 2006/2007, 2
  • E-Clinic System, 2006/2007, 2
  • Kinderland Online Management System, 2006/2007, 2
  • Kohler Facial and Beauty Center System, 2006/2007, 1
  • Clinic Management System, 2006/2007, 2
  • Online Karaoke System, 2006/2007, 2