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Dr. Mumtaz Begum Binti Peer Mustafa

Department of Software Engineering
Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology
 
  +603-79672500
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  mumtaz@um.edu.my
  Department of Software Engineering, Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
 
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BIBLIOMETRIC DATA


 Total Articles in Publication List  28
 Articles With Citation Data  9
 Sum of the Times Cited   31
 Average Citations per Article   3.44
 h-index   4
 Co-authors   Collaboration Network
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BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Mumtaz Begum Peer Mustafa received the BSc. and MSc. in Software Engineering from University Putra Malaysia (UPM) and University Malaya (UM) in 2002 and 2006 respectively, and the Ph.D. in Computer Science from University Malaya (UM) in 2012. She was a researcher for a High Impact Research project in the area of Assistive technologies for speech impaired individuals. Dr. Mumtaz is currently a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Software Engineering, University Malaya. Her research interests include Emotional Speech Synthesis and Speech Assistive tools for disabled individuals. She has published her work in many of prestigious international speech conferences. Dr. Mumtaz is a member of The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE) organization and the member of International Speech Communication Association (ISCA). Dr. Mumtaz is also a certified software tester from Malaysian Software Testing Board (MSTB), a member of International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) and Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering (CPRE) from Malaysian Software Testing Board (MSTB), a member of International Requirements Engineering Board (IREB).

 


ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



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


  • The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers, Registered Member, 2011 to 2013, (International)
  • International Speech Communication Association (ISCA), Membership, 2011 to 2012, (International)
  • University of Malaya, Academic Member, 2012, (University)
  • Malaysian Journal of Computer Science (MJCS), Reviewer, 2015 to 2015, (International)
  • Malaysian Journal of Computer Science (MJCS), Associate Editor, 2015 to 2016, (International)
  • 18th Oriental Chapter of the International Committee for the Co-ordination and Standardization of Speech Databases and Assessment Techniques, Scientific Committee, 2015 to 2015, (International)
  • International Journal of Speech Technology (IJST), Reviewer, 2015, (International)
  • Reviewer: International Journal of Speech Technology (IJST), Reviewer, 2016 to 2016, (International)
  • ORIENTAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTER SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY , Editorial Board Member, 2016, (International)
  • Associate Editor & Reviewer: Malaysian Journal of Computer Science (MJCS), Associate Editor, 2016 to 2017, (International)
  • Reviewer: Transactions on Neural Systems & Rehabilitation Engineering , Reviewer, 2016 to 2016, (International)
  • Malaysian Journal of Computer Science (MJCS), Associate Editor, 2017 to 2018, (International)
  • International Journal of SpeechLanguage Pathology., Reviewer, 2017 to 2017, (International)
  • Information and Software Technology, Reviewer, 2017 to 2017, (International)
  • REVIEWER THE MALAYSIAN JOURNAL OF COMPUTING (MJoC), Reviewer, 2017 to 2018, (National)
  • The Malaysian Journal of Computer Science, Assistant Associate Editor, 2018 to 2019, (International)

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


  • The Committee of Examiner for Master and PhD. students for Semester 1, 2013/2014., Faculty,  
  • Programme Coordinator, Faculty, 04/08/2018 to 31/07/2019 (Master of Software Engineering (Software Technology))
  • Panel Penasihat Akademik bagi Sesi 2018/2019 dan 2019/2020, Faculty, 01/08/2018 to 31/07/2020
  • AHLI JAWATANKUASA JADUAL WAKTU FSKTM, Faculty, 06/11/2017 to 31/07/2019
  • PERSON-IN-CHARGE BAGI KELAS PERTAMA (SE Department), Faculty, 01/09/2017 to 31/07/2019 (PIC FIRST CLASS TASK FORCE FOR SE DEPARTMENT)
  • JKP PEMERIKSA DALAM Semester 1, 2017/18, Faculty, 01/09/2017 to 28/02/2018
  • The Committee Member of Internal Examiner for Master and PhD. students, Semester 1 2017/2018, Faculty, 01/09/2017 to 28/02/2018
  • AJK Jaminan Kualiti FSKTM, Faculty, 01/08/2017 to 31/07/2019
  • Panel for PGReS2017, Faculty, 18/07/2017 to 18/07/2017
  • Ketua Pemasaran dan Publisiti, Postgraduate Research Excellence Symposium and Doctoral Consortium 2017, Faculty, 27/02/2017 to 18/07/2017
  • AJK Kumpulan Penyelidikan Software Engineering and Innovation (SEI), Faculty, 13/12/2016 to 12/12/2018
  • Panel for Research Monitoring Seminar 2016, Faculty, 18/11/2016 to 18/11/2016 (PANEL FOR REMOS 2016)
  • Panel Penasihat Akademik, Faculty, 01/07/2016 to 30/06/2018 (Academic Advisor)
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Roadshow, Faculty, 06/06/2016 to 05/06/2018 (The Roadshow Committee)
  • AHLI JAWATANKUASA BENGKEL PENGAJARAN DAN REFLEKSI, Faculty, 05/04/2016 to 03/08/2016 (COMMITTEE MEMBER)
  • Associate Editor 2, Malaysian Journal of Computer Science (MJCS), International, 14/03/2016 to 13/03/2017 (The Malaysian Journal of Computer Science)
  • Associate Editor 2, Malaysian Journal of Computer Science (MJCS), International, 14/03/2016 to 13/03/2018
  • PANEL PENILAI PERMOHONAN PERUNTUKAN PENYELIDIKAN PASCASISWAZAH (PPP) 2016, University Malaya, 01/01/2016 to 31/12/2016 (PPP GRANT 2016)
  • AHLI JAWATANKUASA KHAS PENYIASATAN, Faculty, 09/12/2015
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa bagi Penganjuran PyCon MY 2015, Faculty, 27/07/2015
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Bengkel Grant Proposal Review and Evaluation 2015, Faculty, 15/05/2015 to 15/05/2015
  • Penyelaras SE Sharing Session Talk for First and Second Years Students 2015, Faculty, 18/03/2015 to 18/03/2015
  • Organizing Committee for Android Application Development Training Under MyAppsTEC, Faculty, 10/03/2015 to 10/03/2015
  • Panel Penilai Peruntukan Penyelidikan Pascasiswazah (PPP)FASA 1/2015, University Malaya, 28/01/2015
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Pertandingan MOBILEAPPSTEC Fakulti Sains Komputer dan Teknologi Maklumat, Faculty, 28/11/2014 to 27/11/2015
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Roadshow bagi Fakulti Sains Komputer dan Teknologi Maklumat, Faculty, 10/11/2014 to 09/11/2015
  • Pemeriksa Dalam Bagi Peperiksaan Program Sarjana Dan Doktor Falsafah, Semester 1 Sesi 2014/2015., Faculty, 07/11/2014
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Pemeriksa Bagi Peperiksaan Program Sarjana Dan Doktor Falsafah, Semester 1 Sesi 2014/2015., Faculty, 07/11/2014
  • Panel Penasihat Akademik, Faculty, 01/08/2014 to 29/07/2016
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Pasukan Petugas Lonjakan Kelas Pertama Program Ijazah Dasar, Faculty, 01/08/2014 to 31/07/2017 (On going)
  • Committee Member for Curriculum Review Workshop for Stabilization of Department of Software Engineering Undergraduates Programme , Faculty, 15/11/2013 to 15/11/2013
  • Committee member for Research Monitoring Seminar (REMOS) 2013- The 3rd Research Monitoring Seminar , Faculty, 17/05/2013

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Data Storage and Representations (Big Data Technologies)
  • Software Agents
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Speech Synthesis
  • Speech Recognition
  • Component Based Software Development


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Chapter in Book

2014
  • Malekzadeh, M., Salim, S.S., Mustafa, M.B. Towards integrating emotion management strategies in intelligent tutoring system used by children, Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering (LNICST), vol. 100, pp. 41-50, 2014. 
Article in Academic Journals

2018
  • Mustafa, M.B., Yusoof, M.A.M., Don, Z.M., Malekzadeh, M. (2018) Speech emotion recognition research: an analysis of research focus, International Journal of Speech Technology, Volume 21, Issue 1, pp 137–156. (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • Fadhilah Rosdi, Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Siti Salwah Salim, Badrul A. Hamid (2017). The Effect Of Changes In Speech Features On The Recognition Accuracy Of ASR System: A Study On The Malay Speech Impaired Children, Malaysian Journal of Computer Science, pp 48-62. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Fadhilah Rosdi, Siti Salwah Salim, Mumtaz Begum Mustafa (2017). An FPN Based Classification Method for Speech Intelligibility Detection of Children with Speech Impairments. Soft Computing, pp 1–18. (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Aneesa Saeed, Siti Hafizah Ab Hamid, Mumtaz Begum Mustafa. 2016. The experimental applications of search-based techniques for model-based testing: Taxonomy and systematic literature review, Applied Soft Computing. Accepted. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Siti Salwah Salim,Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Adeleh Asemi, AzilaAhmad, Noraini Mohamed, Kamila Binti Ghazalib. (2016). A speech pronunciation practice system for speech-impaired children: A study to measure its success, Research in Developmental Disabilities, 56 (2016), 41-59 (Tier 1). (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Siti Salwah Salim and Feizal Dani Rahman. (2016). A Two-Stage Adaptation towards Automatic Speech Recognition System for Malay- Speaking Children, International Journal of Computer, Electrical, Automation, Control and Information Engineering, 10 (3), 73-76. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2015
  • Mehdi Malekzadeh, Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Adel Lahsasna (2015). A Review of Emotion Regulation in Intelligent Tutoring Systems, Educational Technology & Society, 18(4), 435-445. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mustafa M.B., Rosdi F., Salim S.S., Mughal M.U. Exploring the Influence of General and Specific Factors on the Recognition Accuracy of an ASR System for Dysarthric Speaker.Expert Systems with Applications, 42, pp. 3924-3932, 2015 (Tier 1). (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Siti Salwah Salim, Feisal Dani Rahman, Azila Ahmad, Kamila Ghazali. The Acceptance of Speech Pronunciation Practice System by Children with Speech Impairments. ScienceAsia. (Accepted for Publication). (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Saratu Yusuf Ilu, Mumtaz B. Mustafa, Siti Salwah Salim, Mehdi Malekzadeh, Age-Based Interface Design for Children s CAPT Systems, World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Journal of Social, Management, Economics and Business Engineering Vol:8 No:8, 2014. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Mumtaz B. Mustafa, Zuraidah M. Don, Raja N. Ainon, Roziati Zainuddin, Gerry Knowles. 2014. Developing an HMM-based speech synthesis system for Malay: a comparison of iterative and isolated unit training. IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems, vol.E97-D,No.5,1273-1282. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mustafa MB, Salim SS, Mohamed N, Al-Qatab B, Siong CE (2014) Severity-Based Adaptation with Limited Data for ASR to Aid Dysarthric Speakers. PLoS ONE 9(1): e86285. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0086285. (Tier 1). (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Mustafa MB., Ainon R.N. Emotional speech acoustic model for Malay: iterative versus isolated unit training, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 134(4), pp. 3057-3066, October, 2013. (Tier 2) (ISI-Indexed)

2010
  • Mumtaz B.M., Ainon, R.N., Zainuddin, R., Zuraidah, M.D., Knowles, G., Salimah, M. 2010. Prosodic analysis and modelling for Malay emotional speech synthesis. Malaysian Journal of Computer Science, 23(2): 102-110. (ISI-Indexed)
Proceeding

2017
  • Mustafa, M.B., Yusoof, M.A.(2017). Software Agent as an Effective Tool for Managing the Internet of Things Data Complexity, International Conference on Business, Big-Data, and Decision Sciences (ICBBD) 2017, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, 2-4 August 2017. (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Mumtaz Begum Mustafa and Adel Lahsasna, An Accurate Sign Language Recognizer using Random Sphere Oracle, 2016 the first International Conference on Multimedia and Image Processing (ICMIP 2016), Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei, June 1-3, 2016. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yeap Chun Sheng, Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Shahin Alam, Siti Hafizah Hamid, Asmiza Abdul Sani, Abdullah Gani, (2016) Personal CGPA Planning System for Undergraduates: Towards Achieving the First Class CGPA, 2016 Fifth ICT International Student Project Conference 2016 (ICT-ISPC 2016), Faculty of ICT, Mahidol University, Salaya Campus, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand, May 27-28, 2016. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Siti Salwah Salim, Feizal Dani Rahman. (2016) A Two-Stage Adaptation towards Automatic Speech Recognition System for Children, 18th International Conference on Text, Speech and Dialogue, 03-04 March 2016, Singapore. (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • Muhammad Elrashid Yousif, Seyed Reza Shahamiri, and Mumtaz Begum Mustafa. (2015) Test Oracles based on Artificial Neural Networks and Info Fuzzy Networks: A Comparative Study, The 10th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications (ICIEA 2015), 15 17 June 2015, in Auckland, New Zealand. indexed by EI Compendex (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Siti Salwah Salim, Feisal Dani Rahman, Azila Ahmad, Kamila Ghazali. The Acceptance of Speech Pronunciation Practice System by Children with Speech Impairments. The 3rd International Conference on Computer Engineering & Mathematical Sciences (ICCEMS 2014). (ISI-Indexed)
  • Saratu Yusuf Ilu, Mumtaz B. Mustafa, Siti Salwah Salim, Mehdi Malekzadeh, Age-based factors in the interface design of CAPT systems for children, The 4th Workshop on Child Computer Interaction (WOCCI 2014), Singapore. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Bassam Al-Qatab, Mumtaz B.M., Siti Salwah Salim. (2014). Severity Based Adaptation for ASR to Aid Dysarthric Speakers. Asia Modelling Symposium 2014, Eighth Asia International conference on Mathematical Modelling and Computer Simulation, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (ISI-Indexed)
  • M. Malekzadeh, S.S. Salim and M.B. Mustafa, �Towards Integrating Emotion Management Strategies in Intelligent Tutoring System Used by Children�, 4th International Symposium on Pervasive Computing Paradigms for Mental Health, Tokyo, Japan, May 8 � 9, 2014. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Feisal Dani Rahman, Noraini Mohamed, Mumtaz Mustafa, Siti Salwah Salim. 2014. Automatic Speech Recognition System for Malay Speaking Children, The 2014 Third ICT International Student Project Conference 2014(ICT-ISPC 2014),Faculty of ICT, Mahindol University, Salaya Campus, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand on March 26-27, 2014. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2013
  • Mumtaz B. Mustafa, Zuraidah M. Don, Gerry Knowles. (2013). Context-Dependent Labels for an HMM Based Speech Synthesis System for Malay. International Conference on Speech Database and Assessments (Oriental COCOSDA), November 25th - 27th, KIIT Gurgaon, INDIA. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Fadhilah Rosdi, Siti Salwah Salim, Mumtaz Mustafa, The effect of speech rate on formant frequency movements, The Annual International Conference on Science and Engineering in Biology, Medical and Public Health (BioMedicPub 2013) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Alan N. Baxter, Stefanie Pillai, Nor Aniza Abdullah, Mumtaz Mustafa, "The development of an online dictionary for Malacca Portuguese Creole," Association for Portuguese and Spanish Lexically Based Creole Languages 2013 Summer Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, 19-21 June 2013. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2011
  • Mumtaz, B. M., Ainon, R. N., Zainuddin, R., Zuraidah, M. D. and Knowles, G. 2011. Assessing the naturalness of Malay emotional voice corpora. International Conference on Speech Database and Assessments (Oriental COCOSDA), Hsinchu, Taiwan, 174-179. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Mumtaz, B. M., Ainon, R. N., Zainuddin, R., Zuraidah, M.D. and Knowles, G. 2011. A cross-lingual approach to the development of an HMM-based speech synthesis system for Malay. In Proc. of 12th Annual Conference of International Speech Communication Association INTERSPEECH-2011, 3197-3200. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2010
  • Mustafa, M.B., Ainon, R.N., Zainuddin. 2010. EM-HTS: Real-time HMM-based Malay Emotional Speech Synthesis. Proc. 7th ISCA Research Workshop on Speech Synthesis, Sept 22-24, 2010, Kyoto, Japan, pp 240-244. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2008
  • Mumtaz,B.M., Ainon, R.N., Roziati, Z., Zuraidah, M.D. 2008. Integrating rule and template-based approaches for emotional Malay speech synthesis. In: Proc. of In Proc. of 9th Annual Conference of International Speech Communication Association (INTERSPEECH-2008), 253-256. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Mumtaz, B.M., Ainon, R.N., Zainuddin, R., Zuraidah, M.D., Knowles, G. 2008. Prosody Generation by Integrating Rule and Template-based Approaches for Emotional Malay Speech Synthesis. TENCON 2008-IEEE Region 10 Conference, 1-6. (ISI-Indexed)

2007
  • Mumtaz, B.M., Ainon, R.N., Zuraidah, M.D., Knowles, G. 2007. Adding an Emotions Filter to Malay Text-to- Speech System. In Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication, Dubai, 1007-1010. (ISI-Indexed)

2006
  • Mumtaz, B.M., Ainon, R.N., Zuraidah, M.D., Kow Weng Onn. 2006. Towards an Emotional Malay Text-to-speech System. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering, ICCCE�06, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 951-956. (ISI-Indexed)
List of Written Works That Have Not Been Published

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


  • A MACHINE LEARNING APPROACH FOR PREDICTING AND CONVERTING NUMBER FORMATS TO TEXT, Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2019, Bantuan Kecil Penyelidikan (BKP), (National)
  • A Malay Text-to-speech Synthesis System For Enhancing User Interaction With Technologies Devices, Principal Investigator(PI), 2017 - 2018, UM Prototype Grant, (National)
  • AUTOMATIC SPEECH RECOGNITION FOR CHILDREN WITH SPEECH IMPAIRMENT : AN ADAPTATION APPROACH, Principal Investigator(PI), 2014 - 2014, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • HMM-based Speech Synthesis System for Malay, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2015, Prototype Research Grant Scheme (PRGS), (National)
  • An Automatic Speech Pronounciation Practice And Feedback System For Children With Speech Impairments, Consultant, 2013 - 2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HNE (Humanities & Ethics), (University)
  • MULTIMODAL ENGAGEMENT FOR CHILDREN WITH COMMUNICATION DISABILITIES, Co-Investigator, 2011 - 2015, High Impact Research (HIR), (University)

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


  • Speech to Speech Technology Subject Matter Expert for Malaysia Innovation Hub (MIH), 2017-2017, Malaysia Innovation Hub

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


  • Gold Medal: Methods for Converting Numerical Text Format Into Lexical, International Research Innovation Invention Solution Exposition (Iriise) At Expo On University Research Invention, Creation & Innovation (Eureka) 14th -16th August 2018., University of Malaya, 2018, (International)
  • Bronze Medal, Inreasing User Reviews Through Gamification, (Ippi Team) Shahin, Anwar, Mahmud, Areen, Ratna and Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Invention, Innovation and Design Exposition 2017, Universiti Teknologi Mara Shah Alam, Selangor, 25-29 September 2017, Universiti Teknologi Mara Shah Alam, 2017, (International)
  • Bronze Medal, Automatic Numerical Format Prediction of Web Sources for Text-to-Speech System, Yaser Darwesh and Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Invention, Innovation and Design Exposition 2017, Universiti Teknologi Mara Shah Alam, Selangor, 25-29 September 2017, Universiti Teknologi Mara Shah Alam, 2017, (International)
  • Bronze Medal, a Tool for Developing Phonetically Rich and Balanced Text Corpus for Speech Processing Systems, Aminath Farshana and Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Invention, Innovation and Design Exposition 2017, Universiti Teknologi Mara Shah Alam, Selangor, 25-29 September 2017, Universiti Teknologi Mara Shah Alam, 2017, (International)
  • Anugerah Perkhidmatan Cemerlang 2017 (Excellence Service Award 2017), University of Malaya, 2017, (University)
  • Certificate of Achievement, Anugerah Projek Akademik Cemerlang (Apac) 2016, Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, 2016, (Ptj)
  • Silver Medal Award, International Competition and Exhibition On Computing Innovation 2016 (Ice-Cinno-2016), University Malaysia Pahang (Ump), 2016, (International)
  • Special Award for The Best Innovation in Open Category, Project Title: a Read Aloud System for Malaysian Visually Impaired and Illiterates for Enhancing The Access to Technological Devices., International Competition and Exhibition On Computing Innovation 2016 (Ice-Cinno-2016), University Malaysia Pahang (Ump), 2016, (International)
  • Gold Medal Award, Project Title: a Read Aloud System for Malaysian Visually Impaired and Illiterates for Enhancing The Access to Technological Devices, International Competition and Exhibition On Computing Innovation 2016 (Ice-Cinno-2016), University Malaysia Pahang (Ump), 2016, (International)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2016, (University)
  • Second (2nd) Prize Award, Software Innovation Contest: Data and Knowledge Management and Intelligent Systems, Project Title:Personal Cgps Planning System for Undergraduates: Towards Achieving The First Class Cgpa., The 2016 Fifth Ict International Student Project Conference, Mahidol University, Thailand (Ict-Ispc 2016), May 27-28, 2016., 2016, (International)
  • Sijil Perkhidmatan Cemerlang, University of Malaya, 2016, (University)
  • Bronze Medal, National Invention, Innovation, Design and Research (Fim Niidr 2015), Project Title: Desktop Access for The Visually Impaired Using a Malay Screen Reader. Nor Irjie Basir, Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Zuraidah M. Don, Universiti Teknologi Mara, 2015, (National)
  • Bronze Medal, Penang Invention, Innovation and Design 2015. Yeap Chun Sheng, Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Siti Hafizah Ab Hamid, Asmiza Ab Sani., Piid 2015, Universiti Teknologi Mara, 2015, (International)
  • Silver Medal for Mysurvival Awarded by Myapps-2015, Md Shahin Alam, Mobile Apps Development Technology, Exhibition and Competition 2015, App Asia, 2015, (International), App Asia, 2015, (International)
  • Certificate of Appreciation: Panel Member in Remos 2015, Department of Software Engineering, Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, University of Malaya, 2015, (Department)
  • Certificate of Attendance: Certified Test Advanced Level (Ctal)-Test Manager, International Software Testing Qualifications Board (Istqb), Malaysian Software Testing Board (Mstb), 2015, (International)
  • Certificate of Appreciation in Recognition of Valuable Contributions as The Organizing Committee for Android Application Development Training (10th March 2015), Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, University of Malaya, 2015, (University)
  • Research Monitoring Seminar (Remos 2014) Feisal Dani Rahman (Master by Dissertation Student) Best Presenter Award, Department of Software Engineering, 2014, (Department)
  • Anugerah Projek Akedemik Cemerlang (Apac) 2014: Asma Amalina (Undergraduate Student), Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, 2014, (Department)
  • Bronze Medal Awarded by Penang Invention, Innovation and Design 2014 (Penang Iid 2014)for Research Entitled: Malay Language Number-to-Text Converter, Tay Sue Phing, Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Uitm, Malaysia, 2014, (National)
  • Gold Medal Awarded by Penang Invention, Innovation and Design 2014 (Penang Iid 2014)for Research Entitled: Malay Web-Based Acronym & Abbreviation Dictionary, Asma Amalina Binti Nazarudin, Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Uitm, Malaysia, 2014, (National)
  • Gold Medal Awarded by Penang Invention, Innovation and Design 2014 (Penang Iid 2014)for Research Entitled: Hmm-Based Speech Synthesis System for Malay, Mumtaz Begum Mustafa, Zuraidah M. Don, Adel Lahsasna, Uitm, Malaysia, 2014, (National)
  • Third (3rd) Prize Award, Software Innovative Contest: Intelligent Systems Category for Paper Entitled: Automatic Speech Recognition System for Malay Speaking Children. Feisal Dani R., Noraini M., Mumtaz B.M., Siti Salwah S., The 2014 Third Ict International Student Project Conference (Ict-Ispc 2014), 26-27 March 2014, Faculty of Ict, Mahindol University., 2014, (International)
  • Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering (Cpre), a Member of International Requirements Engineering Board (Ireb)., Malaysian Software Testing Board (Mstb), 2013, (International)
  • Certified Software Tester (Ctfl), a Member of International Software Testing Qualifications Board (Istqb), Malaysian Software Testing Board (Mstb), 2013, (International)
  • Mimos Prestigious Award 2012. Title: Hmm-Based Emotional Speech Synthesis System for Malay as An Under-Resourced Language With a Cross-Lingual Approach., Mimos Bhd., 2012, (University)
  • Best Paper Presentation, Post Graduate Research Excellence Symposium (Pgres), Fsktm, University of Malaya, 2011, (Department)
  • First Prize in Presentation Competition, 10th Apru Doctoral Student Conference, 2009, (International)
  • Research and Innovation UM Expo 'Adding An Emotions Filter to Malay Text-to-Speech System'., University of Malaya, 2006, (Department)
  • Best Poster, UM Graduate Symposium 2006, University of Malaya, 2006, (Department)

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


PRESENTER
  • Integrating rule and template-based approaches for emotional Malay speech synthesis, INTERSPEECH-2008, 2008-09-22 to 2008-09-26, International Speech Communication Association (ISCA), (International)
  • Prosody Generation by Integrating Rule and Template-based Approaches for Emotional Malay Speech Synthesis, TENCON 2008- 2008 IEEE Region 10 Conference , 2008-11-18 to 2008-11-21, IEEE, (International)
  • A cross-lingual approach to the development of an HMM-based speech synthesis system for Malay, INTERSPEECH-2011, 2011-08-28 to 2011-08-31, International Speech Communication Association (ISCA), (International)
  • Assessing the naturalness of Malay emotional voice corpora, International Conference on Speech Database and Assessments (Oriental COCOSDA), 2011-10-26 to 2011-10-28, Oriental COCOSDA, (International)
  • The development of an Online Dictionary for Malacca Portuguese Creole, Association for Portuguese and Spanish Lexically Based Creole Languages 2013 Summer Conference , 2013-06-19 to 2013-06-21, (International)
  • The effect of speech rate on formant frequency movements, The Annual International Conference on Science and Engineering in Biology, Medical and Public Health (BioMedicPub 2013) , 2013-08-16 to 2013-08-17, (International)
  • A Two-Stage Adaptation towards Automatic Speech Recognition System for Children, 18th International Conference on Text, Speech and Dialogue, 2016-03-03 to 2016-03-04, World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology (WASET), (International)
OTHERS
  • Facilitator for Junior Discoverers & Innovators: Application Development Kits, University of Malaya Research Carnival (UMRC 2015), 2015-10-08 to 2015-10-10, Universiti Malaya, (University)
  • PRACTICAL MACHINE LEARNING TOOLS AND TECHNIQUES USING WEKA, WORKSHOP ON DATA MINING , 2015-12-14 to 2015-12-15, TEKBAC (M) Sdn Bhd, (International)

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


  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Penyelidikan FSKTM, Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, Committee Member, 2017-2017, (Faculty)

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


  • EXAMINING MSE DISSERTATION ENTITLED: FUZZY-BASED FRAMEWORK FOR THE SELECTION OF IMAGE PROCESSING SOFTWARE FOR DIAGNOSIS AND OUTCOME PREDICTION OF CARDIAC DISEASES, TANISHA (WGC140002)-40 CREDITS, Thesis ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • EXAMINING PHD THESIS: A Noun-Based Feature Location Approach Supported by Time-Aware Term-Weighting Technique for Facilitating Software Maintenance, Sima Zamani, Thesis ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Scientia Iranica Journal, Article Title: “A novel approach for automatic model-based test case generation”., Article In Journal ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • External Examiner for Ph.D. Thesis (Title: Generation of Testcases from Usecases), Anna University, India., Thesis ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Evaluation Research Project WXGC6185 for Master of Software Engineering (Candidate name: Seyedmehdi Yeganeshpasast, WGC100027, Research Title: Promising QoS Properties for Web Service Composition Using BPEL), Project ,  (2016)
  • Evaluation Report for Master of Computer Science Candidate: (Dissertation Mode): Nurul Nadhrah Kamaruzaman (WGA120023)Research Title: InteractiveSerious Game to Support Learning Al-Quran for Children with Low-Functioning Autism., Dissertation ,  (2015)
  • Internal Examiner for Dissertation Examination, Candidate Name: Sanah Abdullahi Muaz (WGC120017) Dissertation Title: Eliciting Sustainability Requirement Towards Green Mobile Application Design., Dissertation ,  (2015)
  • The program committee of O-COCOSDA/CASLRE 2015 (18th Oriental Chapter of the International Committee for the Co-ordination and Standardization of Speech Databases and Assessment Techniques), Article In Proceeding ,  (2015)
  • PANEL PENILAI PERMOHONAN PERUNTUKAN PENYELIDIKAN PASCASISWAZAH (PPP)., Project ,  (2015)
  • Pemeriksa Dalam bagi Pencalonan Ijazah Sarjana Seni Persembahan (Muzik)- (Kursus dan Disertasi) Calon:LEI QIAN (RGI110003) (China) Tajuk disertasi: An Acoustic Analysis of the Singer's Formant of the Malaysian-Chinese Classical Trained Singing Voices, Thesis ,  (2015)
  • Malaysian Journal of Computer Science, Article In Journal ,  (2015)
  • Faculty level-DRAMA presentation and evaluation for WXES2112 Thinking and Communication Skills course held on the 11th December 2015 at CUBE, FCSIT from 9am to 12pm., Faculty Level Drama Competition (wxes2112) ,  (2015)
  • Mobile Health Monitor to Improve Healthcare for Diabetic Patients, Angeline Lum Su Lyn WGA130044, Candidature Defense-master By Mix Mode ,  (2015)
  • E-Learners Emotional Experience towards Virtual Agents: Kansei Approach, Chandra Reka a/p Ramachandiran (WHA 120027), Candidature Defense For Phd Candidate ,  (2015)
  • AN APPROACH FOR REQUIREMENTS ENGINEERING ARTIFACT MODELING IN SCRUM - Mahyar Shojaeifar (WGC110011), Candidature Defense For Master By Mix Mode ,  (2015)
  • Enhancing the Usability of Islamic Websites for cross platform environment-Abubaker Abdellbagi Adam Jouda (WGC130022), Proposal Presentation For Master By Mix Mode ,  (2015)
  • An Approach For Assessing Software Quality Using Source Code Analysis, Candidature Defense, Master By Mix Mode ,  (2014)
  • Gesture Recognition for Communication Through Malaysian Sign Language Using Kinect, Candidature Defense, Master By Mixed Mode ,  (2014)
  • An Approach for Integrating the Prioritization of Functional and Non-Functional Requirements, Candidature Defense, Phd Candidate ,  (2014)
  • INTERNAL EXAMINER FOR MASTER'S DISSERTATION, TITLE: GESTURE RECOGNITION OF FAKIH METHOD IN AL-QURAN RECITATION FOR DEAF, Dissertation ,  (2014)
  • Eliciting Sustainability Requirements Towards Green Mobile Application Design, Candidature Defense, Master By Mix Mode ,  (2014)
  • Component Based Android Application Framework for Medical Record Application., Candidature Defense, Master By Mix Mode ,  (2014)
  • Research Monitoring Seminar 2014 (REMOS 2014), Department of Software Engineering, Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, Candidature Defense For Master By Mix Mode ,  (2014)
  • World Academy of Science, Engineering, and Technology (WASET), Article In Proceeding ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Developing a School Management Information System (SMIS) for Secondary School in China Using Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), Mse Research Project Report: Wxgc6185 ,  (2013)
  • Anomaly detection on an academic social network., Mse Research Project Report: Wxgc6185 ,  (2013)
  • Malaysian Journal of Computer Science., Article In Journal ,  (2013)
  • Oriental COCOSDA 2013 Conference, Article In Proceeding ,  (2013 - 2013)

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).


  • Innovative Product Project Initiative (IPPI), Project Title: Increasing User Reviews Through Gamification, (International), 05/03/2017 until 31/12/2017
  • Malay Screen Reader for Malaysian Visually Impaired , (Community), 02/02/2015 until 30/12/2016
  • Malay Text-to-Speech Synthesis system for Visually Impaired Individuals, (Community), 08/09/2014 until 30/12/2016

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
(Product Name), (Type), (Reference), (Year), (Level).


  • METHODS FOR CONVERTING NUMERICAL TEXT FORMAT INTO LEXICAL, PATENT, PI2018702284, 05/11/2017, (NATIONAL)
  • METHOD FOR DEVELOPING PHONETICALLY RICH AND BALANCED LEXICAL CORPUS , PATENT, PI 2018702280, 25/10/2017, (NATIONAL)
  • METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR TEXT-TO-SPEECH SYNTHESIS, PATENT, PCT/MY2016/050076, 09/11/2016, (INTERNATIONAL)
  • METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR TEXT TO SPEECH SYNTHESIS, PATENT, PI 2015704052, 09/11/2015, (NATIONAL)

SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Completed
  • Master Degree, Abubakar Ahmad Alifro, A DNN-BASED TEXT-TO-SPEECH SYSTEM FOR HAUSA: AN UNDER-RESOURCED LANGUAGE, 2016/2017
  • Master Degree, Aminath Farshana, A Phonetically Rich and Balanced Lexical Corpus Using Zipfian Distribution for an Under-Resourced Language, 2016/2017
  • Master Degree, Yaser Othman Ragesh Darwesh, Automatic Numerical Format Prediction of Web Sources for Text-to-Speech System, 2015/2016
  • Master Degree, Yamani Nair Thamutharam, Improving Usability Features of Mobile Apps for Elderly Non-Smartphone Users, 2015/2016
  • Master Degree, Milad Miri, Face Recognition using PZMi, ANN and ANT Colony Algorithms, 2015/2016
  • Master Degree, Emir Afiq Bin Ridzuan, Sign Language Recognition using Hybrid of HOG-Hu Moment Feature Extraction Techniques with RLO Ensemble Classifier, 2015/2016
  • Master Degree, Mohd Nasyim Bin Rosli, AN AUTOMATIC MALAY SIGN LANGUAGE RECOGNITION SYSTEM, 2015/2016
  • Master Degree, Fathima Nasreen, PREDICTING CONSUMER BUYING INTENTION IN E-COMMERCE USING INTELLIGENT AGENT INCORPORATING RELEVANT TRAITS, 2015/2016
  • Master Degree, Chang Hon Fey, An Ensemble-Based Regression Model for Perceived Stress Prediction using Relevant Personality Traits, 2014/2015
  • Master Degree, Yasmoon Aziyati Ahmad, A Malay speech acoustic model for the visually impaired incorporating relevance speech attributes, 2014/2015
  • Master Degree, Sonya Meitarice, AN AGENT-BASED TASK MONITORING AND ALERT SYSTEM FOR UNIVERSITY STUDENTS, 2014/2015
  • Master Degree, Farshad Parsa, AN ENSEMBLE-BASED CLASSIFICATION METHOD FOR SIGN LANGUAGE RECOGNITION SYSTEM, 2014/2015
  • Master Degree, Muhammad Elrashid Yousif, A SUPPORT VECTOR MACHINE BASED APPROACH FOR IMPROVING ACCURACY AND PERFORMANCE OF TEST ORACLES, 2013/2014
  • Master Degree, Saratu Yusuf Ilu, AGE-BASED INTERFACE DESIGN FOR CHILDREN'S SPEECH PRONUNCIATION PRACTICE SYSTEM, 2013/2014
  • Master Degree, Feisal Dani Rahman, A MULTI-LAYERED ADAPTATION TECHNIQUE FOR RECOGNIZING MALAY IMPAIRED SPEECH, 2012/2013
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Mehdi Malekzadeh, A Feature-Based Dual-Layer Ensemble Classification Method for Physiological-Based Human Emotional State Recognition, 2011/2012
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Fadhilah Rosdi, FUZZY PETRI NETS AS A CLASSIFICATION METHOD FOR AUTOMATIC SPEECH INTELLIGIBILITY DETECTION OF CHILDREN WITH SPEECH IMPAIRMENTS, 2010/2011

Ongoing
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Noraini Mohamed, Audio Visual Recognition (SLR) system, 2015/2016
  • Master Degree, Amir Ghoratolaian, An ensemble approach towards improving the accuracy of forex forecasting, 2015/2016
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Pavani, Active Noise Filtration for Wearable device-based Automatic Speech Recognition System, 2015/2016
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Bassam Ali Al-qatab, Intra-Severity based Adaptation with Small Amount of Data for Dysarthric speech ASR system, 2012/2013
FIRST DEGREE/DIPLOMA/PRE-DEGREE
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)

Completed
  • INCREASING USER REVIEWS THROUGH GAMIFICATION, 2016/2017, 5
  • A Recommendations-based Academic Planner For Undergraduates, 2015/2016, 2
  • Desktop Access for the Visually Impaired using a Malay Screen Reader, 2014/2015, 1
  • Education Planner for Undergraduates, 2014/2015, 1
  • Acronyms to text: A conversion system for Malay, 2013/2014, 1
  • Numbers to words: a conversion system for Malay, 2013/2014, 1

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


POST GRADUATE
  • BIG DATA APPLICATIONS AND TECHNOLOGIES, 2017/18(1), 12, 122
  • BIG DATA APPLICATIONS AND TECHNOLOGIES, 2016/2017(2), 24, 122
  • SOFTWARE AGENTS, 2015/2016(1), 12, 122
  • SOFTWARE AGENTS, 2014/2015(1), 11, 120
  • SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURE, 2013/2014(1), 21, 120
FIRST DEGREE
  • ALGORITHM DESIGN AND ANALYSIS, 2017/2018(2), 21, 161
  • SOFTWARE ENGINEERING II, 2017/18(1), 1, 160
  • COMPONENT-BASED SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, 2017/18(1), 2, 120
  • SOFTWARE ENGINEERING II (COMPONENT ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT), 2016/2017(2), 38, 160
  • Thinking And Communication Skills, 2015/2016(1), 20, 141
  • SOFTWARE ENGINEERING II (COMPONENT ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT), 2015/2016(2), 10, 160
  • Software Engineering II (Component Oriented Development), 2014/2015(2), 17, 120
  • THINKING AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS, 2014/2015(1), 19, 141
  • Software Engineering II, 2013/2014(2), 18, 120
  • Thinking and Communication Skills, 2013/2014(1), 25, 141
  • SOFTWARE ENGINEERING II, 2012/2013(2), 21, 120