Associate Professor
Department of Artificial Intelligence
Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology
 Department of Artificial Intelligence, Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Chapter in Book

  • Bimba A.T., Idris N., Al-Hunaiyyan A.A., Mahmud R.B., Shuib N.L.B.M. (2018) Design of an Algebraic Concept Operator for Adaptive Feedback in Physics. In: Al-Sharhan S. et al. (eds) Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Era. I3E 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 11195. Springer, Cham 

  • Bimba A.T., Idris N., Mahmud R., Al-Hunaiyyan A. (2017) A Cognitive Knowledge-based Framework for Adaptive Feedback. In: Phon-Amnuaisuk S., Au TW., Omar S. (eds) Computational Intelligence in Information Systems. CIIS 2016. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 532. Springer, Cham 

  • Fong, K. S., Bong, C. H., Ahmad, Z. & Idris, N. (2016). Feel-It: An Intelligent Secondary School Physics Q&A System. Luaran, J. E., Sardi, J., Aziz, A. & Alias, N. A. Envisioning the Future of Online Learning, pp 79-92. Springer Science Business Media Singapore. 

  • 10) Norisma Idris, Sapiyan Baba and Rukaini Abdullah. 2011. An Analysis of Students¿ Summaries using Summary Sentence Decomposition. Book Chapter in Issues on Skills and Competencies in Education. Munir Shuib et al. (Ed). ISBN: 978-983-861-511-2, pp 21 ¿ 31, Universiti Sains Malaysia Press. 
Article in Academic Journals

  • Abu Bakar, M. F. R., Idris, N., Shuib, L., and Khamis, N. (2020). Sentiment Analysis of Noisy Malay Text: State of Art, Challenges and Future Work. IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 24687-24696. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chiou Sheng Chew, Wen-Chi Vivian Wu, Norisma Idris, Er Fu Loh, & Yan Piaw Chua. (2020). Enhancing Summary Writing of ESL Learners via a Theory-Based Online Tool: System Development and Evaluation. Journal of Educational Computing Research, 58(2) 398–432. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mohammad Tubishat, Norisma Idris, Liyana Shuib, Mohammad A.M. Abushariah, Seyedali Mirjalili. (2020). Improved Salp Swarm Algorithm based on opposition based learning and novel local search algorithm for feature selection.Expert Systems With Applications, 145(2020) 113122. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abdi, A; Hasan, S; Arshi, M; Shamsuddin, S; Idris, N 2020. A question answering system in hadith using linguistic knowledge. COMPUTER SPEECH AND LANGUAGE (ISI-Indexed)

  • Chew, C.S., Idris, N., Loh, E.F., Wu, Wen Chi Vivian, Chua, Y.P., Bimba, A.T. (2019). The effects of a theory-based summary writing tool on students' summary writing. Journal of Computer Assisted Learning, 35(3), 435-449. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tubishat, M., Abushariah, M.A.M., Idris, N., Aljarah, I. (2019) Improved whale optimization algorithm for feature selection in Arabic sentiment analysis. Applied Intelligence 49(5), 1688-1707. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mujtaba, G, Shuib, L, Idris, N, Lam, HW., Raj, RG, Khowaja, K, Shaikh, K and Nweke, HF. (2019). Clinical text classification research trends: Systematic literature review and open issues. Expert Systems With Applications, 116, 494-520. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Alguliyev RM, Aliguliyev RM, Isazade NR, Abdi A, Idris N. COSUM: Text summarization based on clustering and optimization. Expert Systems. 2018;e12340. (ISI-Indexed)

  • R.D. Al-Dabbagh, F. Neri, N. Idris, M.S. Baba, Algorithmic design issues in adaptive differential evolution schemes: Review and taxonomy, Swarm and Evolutionary Computation BASE DATA (2018), doi: 10.1016/j.swevo.2018.03.008. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tubishat, M., Idris, N., & Abushariah, M. A. M. (2018). Implicit aspect extraction in sentiment analysis: Review, taxonomy, opportunities, and open challenges. Information Processing & Management, 54(4), 545‐563. doi:10.1016/j.ipm.2018.03.008 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abdi, A., Idris, N., Alguliyev, R.M., & Aliguliyev, R.M. (2018). Bibliometric Analysis of IP&M Journal (1980 - 2015). Journal of Scientometric Research 7 (1), 54-62. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abdi,A., Idris, N., &Ahmad, Z. (2018). QAPD: An Ontology‐based Question Answering System in the Physics Domain. Soft Computing, 22(1), 213‐230. doi:10.1007/s00500‐016‐2328‐2 (ISI-Indexed)

  • Abdi, A., Shamsuddin, S. M., Idris, N.,Alguliyev, R. M., Aliguliyev, R. M. (2017). A linguistic treatment for automatic external plagiarism detection. Knowledge‐Based Systems, 135, 135‐ 146. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abdi, Asad; Idris, Norisma; Alguliyev, Rasim M.; et al. Query-based Multi-documents Summarization using Linguistic Knowledge and Content Word Expansion. Soft Computing, 21(7), p.p 1785-1801. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Alguliyev, Rasim M.; Aliguliyev, Ramiz M.; Isazade, Nijat R.; Abdi, A., Idris, N. (2017). A Model for Text Summarization. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INTELLIGENT INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES, 13(1), 67-85. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Bimba, A. T., Idris, N., Al-Hunaiyyan, A., Mahmud, R. B., & Shuib, N. L. B. M. (2017). Adaptive feedback in computer-based learning environments: A review. Adaptive Behavior, 25(5), 217-234. doi:10.1177/1059712317727590 (ISI-Indexed)

  • Marjan Mansourvar, Adeleh Asemi, Ram Gopal Raj, Sameem Abdul Kareem, Chermaine Deepa Antony, Norisma Idris, Mohd Sapiyan Baba. 2016. A Fuzzy Inference System for Skeletal Age Assessment in Living Individual. International Journal of Fuzzy Systems (IJFS). doi:10.1007/s40815-016-0232-7 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Andrew Bimba, Norisma Idris, Norazlina Khamis, Nurul Fazmidar Mohd Noor. 2016. Stemming Hausa text: using affix-stripping rules and reference look-up. Language Resources and Evaluation 50:687–703. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Bimba, A. T., Idris, N., Al-Hunaiyyan, A., et al. Towards Knowledge Modeling and Manipulation Technologies: A Survey. International Journal of Information Management, 36(6), 857-871. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abdi, A., Idris, N., Alguliyev, R.M. & Aliguliyev, R.M. 2016. An Automated Summarization Assessment Algorithm for Identifying Summarizing Strategies. PLoS ONE 11(1): e0145809. (ISI-Indexed)

  • Asad Abdi,Norisma Idris, Rasim M. Alguliyev, Ramiz M. Aliguliyev. 2015. PDLK: Plagiarism detection using linguistic knowledge. Expert Systems with Applications, 42(22), 1 December 2015, pp 8936-8946. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Asad Abdi, Norisma Idris, Rasim M. Alguliev, & Ramiz M. Aliguliyev. 2015. Automatic Summarization Assessment through a Combination of Semantic and Syntactic Information for Intelligent Educational Systems. Information Processing & Management, 51(4), 340-358. (ISI-Indexed)

  • Mohammad Arshi Saloot , Norisma Idris, Rohana Mahmud. 2014. An Architecture for Malay Tweet Normalization. Information Processing and Management, 50(5), 621-633. (ISI-Indexed)

  • Marjan Mansourvar, Ram Gopal Raj , Maizatul Akmar Ismail, S. Abdul-Kareem , Saravanan Shanmugam, Shahrom Wahid, Rohana Mahmud, Rukaini Abdullah , Fariza Hanum Nasaruddin, Norisma Idris , (2012) Automated Web Based System for Bone Age Assessment using Histogram Technique, pp 107-121, Malaysian Journal of Computer Science, Volume 25, No 3, 2012 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Salhana Amad Darwis,Rukaini Abdullah ,Norisma Idris. 2012. Exhaustive Affix Stripping And A Malay Word Register To Solve Stemming Errors And Ambiguity Problem In Malay Stemmers. Malaysian Journal of Computer Science (ISSN 0127-9084)Volume: 25, No 4, 192-209 (ISI-Indexed)

  • Norisma Idris, Sapiyan Baba and Rukaini Abdullah. 2011. Identifying Students Summary Writing Strategies using Summary Sentence Decomposition Algorithm. Malaysian Journal of Computer Science, Volume 24, No. 4, pp 180 - 194. (ISI-Indexed)

  • 25) Norisma Idris, Mohd. Sapiyan Baba and Rukaini Abdullah. A Summary Sentence Decomposition Algorithm for Summarizing Strategies Identification. Journal of Computer and Information Science, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp 200 ¿ 210, 2009. (Archived in Library and Archives Canada and indexed in Canadiana (The National Bibliography) and AMICUS) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

  • Norisma Idris, Mohd. Sapiyan Baba & Rukaini Abdullah. 2008. Using Heuristic Rules from Sentence Decomposition of Experts Summaries to Detect Students\' Summarizing Strategies. International Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences, Volume 2 Number 1, pp 28 - 32. Reviewed and Indexed by The Library of Congress, Google Scholar, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), EBSCO, Ulrich s Periodicals Directory, German National Library of Science and Technology and University Library Hannover (TIB/UB), Electronic Journals Library (Elektronische Zeitschriftenbibliothek, EZB), Genamics, GALE and INTUTE (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

  • Norisma Idris, Maizatul Akmar Ismail, Abrizah Abdullah. 2003. ICT-LitPro: A Community-Based Initiative on Implementing a National Curriculum on Information and Communication Technology Literacy. International Journal of Learning, Volume 10, pp 1211- 1220. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

  • Tubishat, M., & Idris, N. (2017). Explicit And Implicit Aspect Extraction Using Whale Optimization Algorithm And Hybrid Approach. International Conference on Industrial Enterprise and System Engineering (ICOIESE) 2017, November 2017. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

  • Mohammad Arshi Saloot, Norisma Idris, Liyana Shuib and Ram Gopal Raj. Toward Tweets Normalization Using Maximum Entropy. ACL 2015 Workshop on Noisy User- generated Text (W-NUT), Beijing, China. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

  • Mohammad Arshi Saloot, Norisma Idris & AiTi Aw. 2014. Noisy Text Normalization Using an Enhanced Language Model. Proceedings of the International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Pattern Recognition, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2014, pp 111 - 122. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Bimba Andrew & Norisma Idris. 2014. Perception of Novices on Difficulties in Understanding Physics Problem. Proceedings of the 4th Annual International Conference on Education & e-Learning (Eel 2014), 29- 34. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Adeleh Asemi, Mohd Sapiyan bin Baba, Asefeh Asemi, Rukaini Binti Haji Abdullah, Norisma Idris. 2014. Fuzzy Multi Criteria Decision Making Applications: A Review Study.Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Computer Engineering & Mathematical Sciences (ICCEMS 2014), pp 344-351. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

  • Mohammad Arshi Saloot, Norisma Idris, Rohana Mahmud. 2013. Malaysian Lifelogging over Twitter. Proceedings of the First International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Modelling & Simulation (AIMS2013), Kota Kinabalu 3-5 December 2013, pp 110-115. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Bimba, A., Idris, N., Mahmud, R., Abdullah, R., Abdul- Rahman, S-S, Bong, C. H., Problem Representation for Understanding Physics Problem, Research Notes in Information Science (RNIS), Volume 14, pp 621-625, June 2013. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

  • Norisma Idris, Mohd. Sapiyan Baba & Rukaini Abdullah. 2008. An Analysis of student-written summaries using summary sentence decomposition. National Conference on Skills and Competencies in Education, University of Science Malaysia. 

  • Norisma Idris, Mohd Sapiyan Baba & Rukaini Abdullah. 2007. Designing heuristics rules to detect students\' strategies in summarizing using decomposition of expert-written summaries. In the Proceedings of the 1st International Malaysian International Technology Convention 2007, Johor Bahru, pp 346 - 352. 
  • Norisma Idris, Mohd. Sapiyan Baba & Rukaini Abdullah. 2007. An Analysis on student-written summaries: A Step towards Developing an Automated Summarization Assessment. International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Informatics (ICEEI2007). Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia, pp 550 - 553. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Norisma Idris, Mohd. Sapiyan Baba & Rukaini Abdullah. 2007. Using Heuristic Rules from Sentence Decomposition of Experts Summaries to Detect Students\' Summarizing Strategies. The 4th International Conference on Computer, Electrical, Systems Science, and Engineering (CESSE 2007), Bangkok Thailand, pp 530-534. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

  • Norisma Idris, Mohd. Sapiyan Baba & Rukaini Abdullah. 2006. A Preliminary Study on Developing an Automated Comprehension Assessment using Summary-To-Summary Approach. Konvensyen Teknologi Pendidikan ke-19, Langkawi Kedah, pp 518-523. 
  • Salhana Amad Darwis, Norisma Idris, Rukaini Abdullah & S.M.F.D. Syed Mustapha. 2006. Using Information Retrieval Techniques for Developing Automated Essay Grading System for Malay Text. Konvensyen Teknologi Pendidikan ke-19, Langkawi Kedah, pp 802-808. 

  • Norisma Idris, Salhana Amad Darwis, Rukaini Abdullah, Cheong Tau Pau & Chong Theng Hui. 2005. Automated Essay Grading System: A Comparison Between Vector Space Model and Nearest Neighbour Technique On Malay Text. The Seventh International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications and Services (iiWAS2005), Istana Hotel Kuala Lumpur, pp 331 - 342. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Norisma Idris, S.M.F.D. Syed Mustapha & Rukaini Abdullah. 2005. Embedding Information Retrieval and Nearest-Neighbour Algorithm into Automated Essay Grading System. The Third International Conference on Information Technology and Applications (IEEE), Sydney Australia, pp 169 - 172. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

  • Norisma Idris & Hon Tsong, Cheong. 2004. Human Resource Advisory System: New Perspective in Human Resource Management. The Sixth International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services (iiWAS2004), Jakarta Indonesia, pp 671-676. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Mohd Khalit Othman, Norisma Idris, Raja Jamilah Raja Yusof. 2004. Pembangunan Model Garis Panduan Pengajaran Bahasa Pengaturcaraan C:Satu Analisis di Fakulti Sains Komputer Dan Teknologi Maklumat, Universiti Malaya. Prosiding Seminar Kebangsaan Sosio-Ekonomi dan IT ke-2, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Alor Setar Kedah, pp 739-754 (Jilid 2). 
  • Norisma Idris & Siong L. C. Course Advisory System (CAS): A Solution For Assisting Students in Choosing Suitable Courses Offered by local Universities. 2004. Seminar Kebangsaan : Sains Teknologi dan Sains Sosial (STSS 2004), Kuantan Pahang, pp 360-364 (Jilid 1). 

  • N. Idris & S.M.F.D Syed Mustapha. 2002. Sistem Penggredan Esei Secara Automatik. Seminar ICT UUM 2002, Universiti Utara Malaysia Sintok Kedah, pp 196-200. 
  • N. Idris & A. Dennis. 2002. Automatic Categorization of Book Collections. Seminar Kebangsaan : Sains Teknologi dan Sains Sosial (STSS 2002), Kuantan Pahang, pp 106-113. 

  • N. Idris and S.M.F.D. Syed Mustapha. 2001. Stemming for Term Conflation in Malay Texts. International Conference of Artificial Intelligence (ICAI2001), Las Vegas, pp 1512-1517. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • N. Idris and S.M.F.D. Syed Mustapha. 2001. Automated Essay Grading: An Application For Historical Malay Text. The Pacific Asian Conference on Intelligent Systems 2001 (PAIS 2001), Seoul, Korea, pp 237-245. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
Extended Abstract

  • Norisma Idris, Maizatul Akmar Ismail & Abrizah Abdullah. 2003. ICT-LitPro: A Community-Based Initiative on Implementing a National Curriculum on Information and Communication Technology Literacy. Tenth International Literacy and Education Research Network Conference on Learning, London. 

  • Salhana Amad Darwis, Rukaini Abdullah, Norisma Idris & S. M. F. D. Syed Mustapha. 2006. The Enhancement of Malay Words Stemming Algorithm. UM Graduate Symposium, University of Malaya Kuala Lumpur. 

  • Executive Report for Final Year Project, WXES3181 & WXES3182 
  • Norisma Idris & Ang Tan Fong. 2004. Effective Way of Managing Final Year Projects at FCSIT UM. Persidangan Pendidikan ICT Negara, UTM Skudai, Johor Bahru, pp 26 - 31. 

  • Abrizah Abdullah, Maizatul Akmar Ismail, Norisma Idris, Zaitun Abu Bakar, & A.N.Zainab. 2003. ICT LitPro: Information and Communication Technology Syllabus and Course Modules. Inforam-FCSIT UM Collaboration Program. 
  • Norisma Idris, Raja Jamilah & M. Khalit. 2003. Kajian/Analisis Terhadap Pengajaran Bahasa Pengaturcaraan C di Fakulti Sains Komputer dan Teknologi Maklumat, Universiti Malaya. Bengkel Sains Pengaturcaraan: Pembelajaran dan Pengajaran Pengaturcaraan di Malaysia. Cyberview Lodge Resort, Cyberjaya, pp 8-17. 
  • N. Idris, Raja Jamilah Raja Hussein & M. Khalit. 2003. Perancangan Projek Analisa Terhadap Pengajaran Bahasa Pengaturcaraan di Fakulti Sains Komputer dan Tenologi Maklumat. Seminar Penyelidikan Jangka Pendek Universiti Malaya 2003, Universiti Malaya, paper number 52. 

  • Norisma Idris. 2002. Course Module for Visual Programming, WXET1142.