EDUCATION

The University of Western Australia
Doctor of Philosophy, Computer Science
2006 – 2010

  • Conducted research in structuring up the unstructured Web to create lightweight ontologies for use in improving search and conversational systems.
  • Published 25 articles on the various aspects of the two projects during the candidature: Language analysis essentials (LANES) and Learning lightweight ontologies from text across different domains using the Web as background knowledge. For more info about the project, refer to the DEMO section.

Cisco Networking Academy
Cisco Certified Network Associate Stage 1 & 2 Courses
2005 – 2005

  • Completed CCNA 1 (Networking Basics) and CCNA 2 (Routers and Routing Basics). The courses covered computing basics and network design, OSI model, TCP/IP environment, IP addressing and subnetting, networking devices, structured cabling, LANs and WANs, interior and exterior routing protocols, principles of network management and network troubleshooting.

Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka
Master of Science, Information and Communications Technology
2003 – 2005

  • Conducted research in the use of natural language understanding and advanced reasoning techniques for knowledge-based question answering.
  • For more info about the research, refer to the DEMO section.

Multimedia University
Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours), Data Communications and Networking
1999 – 2003

  • Graduated First-Class Honours with CGPA 4.00/4.00.