Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad
Department of Computer Science








Faculty > Rabeeh Ayaz Abbasi Description: Description: C:\Users\Admin\Templates\line.gifRabeeh Ayaz Abbasi

Assistant Professor

PhD (University of Koblenz-Landau, Germany)
M.S. (FAST/NUCES, Islamabad)

Phone: +92-51-9064-2013

Email: rabbasi at qau dot edu dot pk


I am interested in the following research areas

  • Social Media Analytics
  • Social Network Analysis
  • Machine Learning


  • M.Sc.
    • CS-352: Data structures and Algorithms
    • CS-478: Web Technologies
    • CS-486: Emerging Trends in Software Development
  • MS/MPhil
    • CS-772: Data Mining
    • IST-631: Web Services
  • PhD
    • CS-827: Social Network Analysis
    • CS-876: Social Media Content Analysis


  • MPhil
    • Abdul Razzaq
    • Muhammad Ali Masood
    • Farid Minhas
    • Abdul Rehman Janjua
    • Zahid Younas
    • Aslam Jarwar
    • Faisal Imran
    • Hajra Ali
    • Muniba Firdous
    • Farah Haneef
    • Anwar Saeed


  • Daud A., Aljohani N. R., Abbasi R. A., et al. (2017). Predicting Student Performance using Advanced Learning Analytics. In Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on World Wide Web Companion (WWW '17 Companion). International World Wide Web Conferences Steering Committee, Republic and Canton of Geneva, Switzerland, 415-421. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3041021.3054164
  • Daud A., Aljohani N. R., Abbasi R. A., et al. (2017). Finding Rising Stars in Co-Author Networks via Weighted Mutual Influence. In Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on World Wide Web Companion (WWW '17 Companion). International World Wide Web Conferences Steering Committee, Republic and Canton of Geneva, Switzerland, 33-41. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3041021.3054137
  • Cano J-R., Aljohani N. R., Abbasi R. A., et al. (2017). Prototype selection to improve monotonic nearest neighbor, Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, Volume 60, April 2017, Pages 128-135, ISSN 0952-1976, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engappai.2017.02.006.
  • Jarwar, M. A., Abbasi, R. A., et al. (2017). CommuniMents: A Framework for Detecting Community Based Sentiments for Events. International Journal on Semantic Web and Information Systems (IJSWIS), 13(2), 87-108.
  • Abbasi R. A., et al. (2017). Saving lives using social media: Analysis of the role of twitter for personal blood donation requests and dissemination, Telematics and Informatics, Available online 3 February 2017, ISSN 0736-5853, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tele.2017.01.010.
  • Khan H. U., Daud A., Ishfaq U., Amjad T., Aljohani N., Abbasi R. A., et al. (2017). Modelling to identify influential bloggers in the blogosphere: A survey, Computers in Human Behavior, Volume 68, March 2017, Pages 64-82, ISSN 0747-5632, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chb.2016.11.012.
  • Aslam M.A., Aljohani N.R., Abbasi R.A., et al. (2017) A Generic Framework for Adding Semantics to Digital Libraries. In: Ciuciu I. et al. (eds) On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems: OTM 2016 Workshops. OTM 2016. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10034. Springer, Cham
  • Minhas M. F. K., Abbasi R. A., et al. (2015). INTWEEMS: a framework for incremental clustering of tweet streams. In Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services (iiWAS '15). ACM, New York, NY, USA, , Article 87 , 4 pages. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2837185.2843853
  • J. Kanwal, O. Maqbool, R. Abbasi and A. Q. Abbasi, "Network analysis of software change history for understanding software evolution," 17th IEEE International Multi Topic Conference 2014, Karachi, 2014, pp. 229-234. doi: 10.1109/INMIC.2014.7097342
  • Razzaq, Abdul; Abbasi, Rabeeh (2012): Automated Separation of Crosscutting Concerns: More Early. In: 15th International Multi Topic Conference (INMIC). Islamabad, Pakistan. IEEEXplore
  • Abbasi, Rabeeh (2012). Exploiting Social Media Features for Automated Tag Recommendation. In S. BrĂĽggemann, and C. €™Amato (Eds.), Collaboration and the Semantic Web: Social Networks, Knowledge Networks, and Knowledge Resources (pp. 101-120). doi:10.4018/978-1-4666-0894-8. Chapter 6
  • Abbasi, Rabeeh (2011): Query Expansion in Folksonomies. In: Declerck, Thierry; Granitzer, Michael; Grzegorzek, Marcin; Romanelli, Massimo; RĂĽger, Stefan; Sintek, Michael: Semantic Multimedia. Springer Berlin Heidelberg. Vol. 6725. Pages. 1-16.
  • Abbasi, Rabeeh; Staab, Steffen (2009): RichVSM: enRiched Vector Space Models for Folksonomies. In: HT09: Proceedings of the 20th ACM conference on Hypertext and hypermedia. New York, NY, USA: ACM. 219-228. CORE A Rating Conference
  • Abbasi, Rabeeh; Chernov, Sergey; Nejdl, Wolfgang; Paiu, Raluca; Staab, Steffen (2009): Exploiting Flickr Tags and Groups for Finding Landmark Photos. In: ECIR09: Proceedings of 31st European Conference on Information Retrieval / Advances in Information Retrieval. Toulouse, France: Springer Vol. 5478. 654-661. CORE B Rating Conference
  • Abbasi, Rabeeh; Grzegorzek, Marcin; Staab, Steffen (2009): Large Scale Tag Recommendation Using Different Image Representations. In: 4th International Conference on Semantic and Digital Media Technologies (SAMT). Springer Vol. 5887. 65-76.
  • Abbasi, Rabeeh; Staab, Steffen (2008): Introducing Triple Play for Improved Resource Retrieval in Collaborative Tagging Systems. In: ECIR Workshop on Exploiting Semantic Annotations in Information Retrieval (ESAIR)
  • Abbasi, Rabeeh; Staab, Steffen; Cimiano, Philipp (2007): Organizing Resources on Tagging Systems using T-ORG. In: ESWC Workshop on Bridging the Gap between Semantic Web and Web 2.0. Innsbruck, Austria

Description: Description: C:\Users\Admin\Templates\line.gif

[QAU] [CS] [Academics] [Research] [Faculty] [Admission]

Copyright© cs.qau.edu.pk 2017