Noraini Seman (Dr.)
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  Location T1-20
  Academic Position

Lecturer

  Qualification
  • PhD. in Computer Science (Digital & Image Processing - Speech Recognition), Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Malaysia, 2012
  • Master of Science, MSc. (Information Science), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Malaysia, 2001
  • Bachelor of Computer Science, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Malaysia, 1999
  • Diploma in Public Administration, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Malaysia, 1995
  Teaching Experience

Senior Lecturer: 2013 - Present

Lecturer: 2002 - 2012

  Professional Activities/Contribution
  • Programme Coordinator Chair of Computer and Mathematical Sciences Graduate National Colloqium 2013 (SISKOM 2013), October 2013
  • Coordinator of Special Topics & Dissertation - Master of Computer Science (CS707/777), September 2012 - September 2014
  • Head of New Master Program - Master of Computer Science in Natural Language Computing, January 2013 - Present
  • Panel of Research Methodologist, Defence of Research Proposal (DRP), IPSis, November 2012
  • Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence Course, December 2012 - May 2013
  • Resource Person for Fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence Course, 2013 - 2015
  • Internal Thesis Panel for Master of Science in Computer Science (CS780) by Research, January - April 2013
  • Committee of Professorial Talk Programme (Prof. Dr. Zainab Abu Bakar), December 2012
  • Committee of Curriculum Review (Master & Bachelor Degree of Computer Science), 2013 - 2015
  • Reviewer of Conference Articles, 2010 - Present
  • Supervisor of Masters and Bachelor Degree for Computer Science Program, 2011 - Present
  • Associate Fellow of MiTrans (UiTM), November 2004 - November 2011
  • Head of Online Examination Timetable System Development for Faculty of Office Management (FOMT), April 2006 - April 2007
  • Committee Member of Lecturer Timetable for Faculty of Computer & Mathematical Sciences (FSKM), 2006 - 2007
  Professional Membership
  • Member of International Speech Communications Association (ISCA)
  • Member of Association of Computer Electronics and Electrical Engineers (ACEEE)
  • Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (MIEEE)
  • Member of IEEE Computer Society
  • Member of International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT)
  • Member of PECAMP (Persatuan Capaian Maklumat dan Pengurusan Pengetahuan)
  Area of Research Interest
  • Speech Recognition, Modelling & Summarization
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Artificial Intelligence
  Research Projects (Grantt)
  • FRGS (April 2013 - March 2015): Filled Pause Prosodic Information of Spontaneous Speech Model
  • RIF (September 2012 - August 2014): Bio-inspired Approaches for Spoken Documents Retrieval Summarization System
  • Cluster (August 2012 - July 2014): Hybrid Fuzzy Speech Boundaries Detection Method for Spontaneous Malay Corpus
  • LRGS (August 2011 - 31 July 2014): Theoretical and Development Framework for Knowledge Discovery Aggregation Engine
  • E-Science (July 2009 - February 2011): Spoken Document Retrieval (SDR) System for Malay Documents
  Publications

JOURNALS

  • Seman, N., Abu Bakar, Z., & Abu Bakar, N. (2012). Weights Connection Strategy for Coalition of Neuro-Genetic Algorithms for Isolated Spoken Malay Speech Recognition. Journal of Emerging Trends in Computing and Information Sciences (CIS), 3(5):45-51
  • Seman, N., Abu Bakar, Z., & Abu Bakar, N. (2011). The Weights Optimization Using Hybrid Neuro-Genetic Algorithms for Isolated Spoken Malay Speech Recognition. International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications (IJACSA), 2(11):106-111
  • Seman, N., Abu Bakar, Z., & Abu Bakar, N. (2010). Comparative Study of MFCC and LPC Features for an Isolated Spoken Malay Speech Recognition Using Multi-layer Perceptron Neural Network. Global Journal of Computer Science and Technology (GJCST), 10(6):80-85
  • Seman, N. & Jusoff, K. (2008). Performance of Adapting Non-Native Speech in Isolated Speech Recognizer. Journal of International Review of Computers and Software (IRECOS), 3(3):324-328
  • Seman, N. & Jusoff, K. (2008). Acoustic Pronunciation Variations Modeling for Standard Malay Speech Recognition. Journal of Computer and Information Science (CCSE), 1(4):112-120
   

PROCEEDINGS & PAPER PRESENTED

  • Seman, N., Abu Bakar, Z. & Jamil, N. (2013). Improving Speech Recognizer Using Neuro-genetic Weights Connection Strategy for Spoken Query Information Retrieval. The Ninth Asia Information Retrieval Societies Conference (AIRS 2013), Singapore, 09-11 December 2013
  • Seman, N., Jamil, N. & Hamzah, R. (2013). Dynamic Connection Strategies (DyConS) for Spoken Malay Speech Recognition. IEEE International Symposium on Signal Processing and Information Technology (ISSPIT 2013), Athens, Greece, 12-15 December 2013
  • Hamzah, R., Jamil, N. & Seman, N. (2013). Filled Pause Classification Using Energy-Boosted Mel-frequency Cepstrum Coefficients (MFCC). The 8th International Conference on Robotic, Vision, Signal Processing & Power Applications (RoVISP 2013), Penang, Malaysia, 10-12 November 2013
  • Seman, N.,Abu Bakar, Z. & Abu Bakar, N. (2012). Dynamic Neuro-Genetic Weights Connection Strategy for Isolated Spoken Malay Speech Recognition System. International Conference on Advance in Signal & Image Processing - ASP 2012, Dubai UAE, 20-21 September 2012
  • Hamzah, R., Jamil, N. & Seman, N. (2012). Acoustical Analysis of Filled Pause in Malay Spontaneous Speech. International Conference on Computer Applications for Communication, Networking and Digital Contents, Korea, 16-19 December 2012
  • Seman, N., Abu Bakar, Z. & Abu Bakar, N. (2011). Coalition of Neuro-Genetic Algorithms for Isolated Spoken Malay Speech Recognition. International Conference on Non-Linear Speech Processing 2011 (NoLISP'11), Sepanyol, 07-09 November 2011
  • Seman, N., Abu Bakar, Z. & Abu Bakar, N. (2010). The Optimization of Artificial Neural Networks Connection Weights Using Genetic Algorithms for Isolated Spoken Malay Parliamentary Speeches. The International Conference on Computer & Information Application 2010 (ICCIA 2010), Tianjin, China, 03-05 December 2010
  • Seman, N., Abu Bakar, Z. & Abu Bakar, N. (2010). Measuring the Performance of Isolated Spoken Malay Speech Recognition Using Neural Networks. The 2010 International Conference on Scientific & Social Science Research (CSSR 2010), Malaysia, 05-07 December 2010
  • Seman, N., Abu Bakar, Z. & Abu Bakar, N. (2010). An Evaluation of Endpoint Detection Measures for Malay Speech Recognition of an Isolated Words. The 4th International Symposium of Information Technology (ITSim'10), Malaysia, 15-17 June 2010
  • Seman, N., Abu Bakar, Z., Mohamed, H. F., Abdullah, N. A. S., Ramakrisnan, P. & Syed Ahmad, S. M. (2010). Evaluating Endpoint Detection Algorithms for Isolated Word from Malay Parliamentary Speech. The 2010 International Conference on Information Retrieval And Knowledge Management (CAMP'10), Malaysia, 17-18 March 2010
  • Seman, N. & Jusoff, K. (2008). Automatic Segmentation and Labelling for Spontaneous Standard Malay Speech Recognition. The 2008 International Conference on Advance Computer Theory and Engineering (ICACTE 2008), Thailand, 20-22 December 2008