Siti Arpah Ahmad (Dr.)

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  Location TB-30
  Academic Position

Senior Lecturer

  Qualification
  • PhD, Electrical Engineering (UiTM), 2017
  • M.Sc. Electrical & Electronic Engineering (Japan), 2002
  • BSc. IT UUM, 1997
  Teaching Experience
  • 1st April 2004 – current. Dept. Of Computer Technology and Network, Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, UiTM Shah Alam, Selangor.
  • Aug 1998 – Jan 1999. Institut Technology Tun Abdul Razak, Perai, P.Pinang (ITTAR)
  Subject Taught
  • Previous (ITTAR) : C Langauge, Introduction to Multimedia, Data Communication.
  • Previous (UiTM) : Microprocessor, Digital and Microcomputer Interfaces,Network System Administrator, C Programming
  • Current : Project Proposal (CSP600), Project (CSP650) & Image Processing (MRD501). (MRD502)
  Professional Activities/ Contributions
  • International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT) [Membership No.: 80334095]
  • Contribution 2004-2009
  • Zerone Exploitation Workshop. Menjadi penasihat kepada aktiviti pelajar dan menghadiri mensyuarat untuk memastikan program ini diluluskan oleh pihak fakulti, memonitor isi kandungan program dan membuat laporan akhir program, 7 Oct 2006, 17 Mac 2007, 2 April 2008
  • International Hacking Competition 2007 and 2008. Bertindak sebagai penasihat utama bagi memastikan kejayaan program i-hack2007 yang merupakan antara program terbesar pelajar FTMSK, 17–19 Aug 2007, 15-17 Aug 2008
  • Ekspo Linux dan Pertandingan menggodam Komputer UiTM 2004. Bertindak sebagai penasihat Protokol dan Jemputan, 3-5 Sept 2004
  • Seminar on “Implementation of MPI (Message Passing Interface) on UBUNTU. Menjadi penasihat kepada aktiviti pelajar, memonitor isi kandungan program dan membuat laporan akhir program.9 April 2009
  Conferences

Proceeding: Networking and Parallel Computing

  • R.M.Saidi, S.A.Ahmad, N.M.Noor and R.Yunos, “Windows Registry Analysis for Forensic Investigation”, International Conference on Technological Advances in Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering (TAEECE), pp. 132-136, 2013. (ISBN: 978-1-4673-5613-8)
  • R.Yunos, S.A.Ahmad, N.M.Noor, R.M.Saidi and Z.Zainol, “Analysis of Routing Protocols of VoIP VPN over MPLS Network”, 2013 IEEE Conference on Systems, Process & Control (ICSPC2013), pp.139-143,2013. (ISBN: 978-1-4799-2208-6)
  • S.A. Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, H.Taib, N.M.Noor and A.F.A.Fadzil,” Analysis of Parallel Multicore Performance on Application of Sobel Edge Detector”, The 15th WSEAS International Conference on computers , July 15-17th 2011, Corfu Island, Greece, pp. 313-318, 2011. (ISBN: 978-1-61804-019-0)
  • N.E.Khalid, N.M.Noor, S.A.Ahmad and M.N.Taib, “ Parallel Laplacian Edge Detection Performance Analysis on Green Cluster Architecture”, The International Conference on Digital Enterprise and Information System (DEIS2011), July 20-22, 2011, London.
  • H.Sofian, R.M.Saidi, R.Yunos and S.A.Ahmad, “Analyzing server response time using testing power web stress tool”, International conference on Science and Social Research (CSSR 2010),pp. 1120-1125, 2010 (ISBN: 978-1-4244-8987-9)
  • R.Yunos, N.H.M.Noor and S.A.Ahmad,” Performance evaluation between IPv4 and IPv6 on MPLS Linux Platform”, Proceedings 2010 International Conference on Information Retrieval and Knowledge Management (CAMP 2010), pp.2014-208, 2010.(ISBN: 978-1-4244-5650-5)
Proceeding: Biomedical

 

  • "S.A.Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid and H.Taib, " Application of Subjective Objective Image Enhancement (SOIE) Framework on Dental Images",2017 8th IEEE Control and System Graduate Research Colloquium, 4-5th August 2017,

    DOI: 10.1109/ICSGRC.2017.8070570

  • S.A. Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid and H.Taib, "Sharpening based image enhancement algorithms in reducing the disagreement of medical images subjective evaluation" IEEE International Conference on Automatic Control and Intelligent Systems (I2CACIS), 22nd Oct. 2016, DOI: 10.1109/I2CACIS.2016.7885283

  • S.A. Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid and H.Taib, " Variations of Adaptive Histogram Equalization (AHE) Analysis on Intra-oral Dental Radiograph", 2015 6th IEEE Control and System Graduate Research Colloquium, 10-11th August 2015
  • S.A. Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid and H.Taib, " Investigation of viewing and answering approaches of questionnaire in detecting abnormalities in intra-oral dental radiographs", 2nd International Conference of Innovative Challenges in Multidisciplinary Research and Practices - ICMRP-2014, 17-18th Dec. 2014, ISBN:978-969-9948-08-4
  • S.A. Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, and H.Taib, "Utilizing Contrast Enhancement Algorithms (CEAs) in Identification of Dental Abnormalities",International Conference on Technological Advances in Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering (TAEECE), pp.218-223, 2013, DOI: 10.1109/TAEECE.2013.6557274),978-1-4673-5612-1
  • S.A. Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, and H.Taib, “ Analysis of Image Quality based on Dentists’ perception Cognitive Analysis and Statistical Measurements of Intra-oral Dental Radiographs”, The International Conference on Biomedical Engineering(ICOBE2012), Penang, 27-28 Feb 2012.
  • S.A. Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, and H.Taib, “The Signal to Noise Ratio (SNR) Analysis between Compound Enhancement Algorithms (CEA) on Dental X-ray Images “, Conference on Computer Science and Computational Mathematics (CCSCM2012) 9-10 Feb. 2012, Melaka.
  • S.A. Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, and H.Taib, “ Identification of dental X-ray Images based on enhanced SCLAHE”, 100thAdvanced Signal Processing Research Group; Special Edition Colloquium Proceedings,pp.14-18, 2011. (ISBN 978-967-5070-10-5)
  • S.A. Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, N.M.Ramli and H.Taib,” The performance of Contrast Enhancement based on Sharp Filter for digital intra-oral Dental Radiographs”, The 15th WSEAS International Conference on Computers, 15-17 July 2011, ISSN:1792-4251. ISBN: 978-1-61804-019-0.
  • Siti Arpah Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, R.Ahmad and H.Taib, "The Performance of Compound Enhancement Algorithm on Abnormality Detection Analysis of Intra-oral Dental Radiograph Images“, The Second International Conference on Software Engineering and Computer System 2011, 27 - 29 June 2011 at UMP, Kuantan Pahang.
  • Siti Arpah Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, and H.Taib, "The Qualitative and Quantitative Evaluation of Enhanced Dental Radiographs“, International Conference on Electrical Control and Computer Engineering 2011, 21 - 22 June 2011 at Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort.
  • Siti Arpah Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, R.Ahmad and H.Taib, " Performance of Compound Enhancement Algorithms on Dental Radiograph Images “, International Conference on Medical Image and Signal Computing (ICMISC 2011) : “ , Penang, Malaysia, February 23-25, 2011.
  • Siti Arpah Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, R.Ahmad and H.Taib,” A comparison of Image Enhancement Techniques for Dental X-ray Image Interpretation “, 2010 International Conference on Computer and Computational Intelligence (ICCCI),vol.1; pp:v2-141-v2-145, 2010.(ISBN: 978-1-4244-8950-3).
  • Siti Arpah Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, R.Ahmad and H.Taib, “The Effect of Sharp Contrast-Limited Adaptive Histogram Equalization (SCLAHE) on Intra-oral Dental Radiograph Images, 2010 IEEE EMBS Conference on Biomedical Engineering & Sciences (IECBES),2010(ISBN: 978-1-4244-7598-8)

Conferences 2001 - 2007

  • Ecological Modelling for Sustainable Development, 2nd Regional Conference on Ecological and Environmental Modelling.
    Paper’s title: Landslide Prediction Using Backpropagation Neural Network.
    Organized by: Universiti Sains Malaysia, August 2007
  • Conference’s name: The Malaysian Finance Association 7th Annual Conference 2005.
    Paper’s Title: Optimization Of Technical Trading Strategy and Profitability using Genetic Algorithms.
    Organized by: UiTM Terenganu, May 2005
  • Conference’s name: Seminar Sains Pemutusan 2004, Holiday Inn Resort Batu Feringgi, P.Pinang.
    Paper’s Title: Genetic Algorithms Approach Towards Currencies Trader Decision Making.
    Organized by: Universiti Utara Malaysia, Dec 2004
  • Conference’s name: The International Conference on Intelligent Technologies (InTech'2001)
    Paper Title: Enhancing Technical Trading Strategy By Hybrid Genetic Algorithm.
  • Organized by: Assumption University, Bangkok, Thailand, Dec 2001
  Journals

Journal-Parallel and networking

  • Siti Arpah Bt Ahmad, M.F.M. Said, N.M.Ramli and M.N.Taib, “Characterization of MPI communication Primitives on a Heterogeneous Cluster”, Scientific Research Journal, Vol. 6, No.2, 23-30, 2009 (ISSN 1675-7009)
  • N.E.Khalid, Siti Arpah Bt Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.M. Noor and A.F.A.Fadzil” Parallel approach of Sobel Edge Detector on Multicore Platform”, International Journal of Computers and Communications, Issue 4, Vol.5,pp. 236- 44, 2011 (ISSN: 2074-1294) http://www.universitypress.org.uk/journals/cc/

Journal-Biomedical

  • Siti Arpah Bt Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, R.Ahmad and H.Taib, “ Analysis of Compound Enhancement Algorithms (CEA) based on Adaptive Histogram Equalization (AHE) on Intra-oral Dental Radiographs Images”, International Journal of New Computer Architectures and their Applications (IJNCCA),Vol.1, No4, pp: 902-916, 2011. (ISSN 2220-9085).
  • Siti Arpah Bt Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, R.Ahmad and H.Taib, "An Analysis of Image Enhancement Techniques for Dental X-ray Image Interpretation," International Journal of Machine Learning and Computing vol. 2, no. 3, pp. 292-297, 2012.
  • Siti Arpah Bt Ahmad, M.N.Taib, N.E.Khalid, R.Ahmad and H.Taib, "Correlation between Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis on Image Quality of Dental X-ray Images,"Journal of Computer Science & Computational Mathematics (JCSCM) vol. 2, no. 8, pp. 43-51, 2012.

 

  Research
  • Inoculation of Natural Clustering Algorithm Into Parallel Platform in Determining Nosologic Abnormalities in Medical Images (2011-2013-completed)(ERGS fund)(member)
  • A New Technique Using Parallel Computing Platform to Detect and Describe Dental X-Ray Images For Periapical Disease Diagnosis Purpose. (2009-2011-completed)(E-science)(Project Leader)
  • Framework Construction For Parallel Image Processing. Siti Arpah Bt Ahmad & Noorhayati Mohamed Noor, 15 Mac 2009-14 Mac 2011. (Dana Kecemerlangan UiTM) (Completed) (Project leader)
  • Evaluation Of OpenOffice Application Against Bufferoverflow Vulnerability. Siti Arpah Bt Ahmad, Noorhayati Mohamed Noor & Nik Mariza Nik Abdul Malik, 20 August 2007-2 May 2008 (Completed-self funding but registered with RMI)(member)
  • Building Parallel Virtual Machine (PVM) in FTMSK. Siti Arpah Bt Ahmad , Nor Azimah Bt Khalid & Norkhushaini Bt Awang, 1 July 2005-31 Dec 2006. (IRDC-UiTM)(Completed)(Project leader)
  Award
  • International Business Invention, Innovation & Design Competition, 2016, Siti Arpah Ahmad, Rozita Yunos, Zarina Zainol, Nurshahrily Idura Hj Ramli dan Ahmad Firdaus Khan Bin Mohd Fadzli, "MOARSY- Motocycle Alarm System Using GSM and GPS Technology - 1 & 2nd March, 2016. Gold Medal
  • IIDEX UiTM , 2015 -Siti Arpah Ahmad, Rozita Yunos, Zarina Zainol, Nurshahrily Idura Hj Ramli dan Adam Azlan Shah,"Customized Web & Mobile Application Service Monitoring System (CSMS)"- 27th - 30th April, 2015 -Silver Medal
  • Certified of Best Paper- "Investigation of viewing and answering approaches of questionnaire in detecting abnormalities in intra-oral dental radiographs"in 2nd International Conference of Innovative Challenges in Multidisciplinary Research and Practices - ICMRP-2014
  • IID FKE – “Adaptive Radiograph Processing and Abstracting Halation for Dental Diagnosis” – Gold, 5th – 6th Oct. 2010
  • IID UiTM SE - “Adaptive Radiograph Processing and Abstracting Halation for Dental Diagnosis” – Silver – 12 – 13th Oct 2010
  • Best Overall research Progress, 100th Advanced Signal Processing Research Group (ASPRG), 18th Oct 2011.
  • Invited Speaker- Science&Knowledge Research Society, International Conference on Mathematical Sciences and Computer Engineering 2012.
  • Anugerah Khidmat Cermelang UiTM. Universiti, (2007)
  • Pingat Gangsa IID 2008 UiTM, Universiti, (2009)
  • Biasiswa Staf 2009 UiTM. Universiti, (2009)