Wan Adilah Wan Adnan (Assoc Prof. Dr.)

  Phone 03-55211236
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  Location T2-18
  Academic Position Assoc. Prof.
  • PhD (Information Technology) UiTM, 2007
  • MSc (Sains Komp) UKM, 1995
  • BSc (Sains Komp) WIU, USA, 1985
  Research Interest Human Computer Interaction related research with particular interest in information visualization and personalization. The focus is on the user-centered design and evaluation of artifacts that concerns with users’ perceptual and cognitive abilities and limitations.
  Taught Courses Postgraduate Courses
  • Professional Awareness and Research Skills
  • Advance Human Computer Interaction
  • Advance Interaction Design
  • Advance IT Project Management

Undergraduate Courses

  • Final Year Projects
  • Proposal Formulation
  • Database Management System
  • C Programming
  • Visual Basic Programming
  • Computer Applications
  Selected Publication
  • Nor Laila Md Noor, Natrah Abdullah, Suriyati Razali and Wan Adilah Wan AdnanVisitor (2013). Centricity in Community E-Museum Design: Personalization through Cognitive Dimension, International Journal of Information Processing and Management, vol. 4, no. 5, pp. 26-36.
  • SR Hamidi, ZA Shaffiei, WA Wan Adnan, FH Abdul Razak (2013). XOdorBin: A Technology for Quatlity of Life, International Journal of Information Processing and Management, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 253-259.
  • Wan Adilah Wan Adnan, Wan Nur Hafizhoh, Natrah Abdullah, Jamaliah Taslim (2013). Eye Tracking Analysis on User Behavior in Social Network. Lecture Notes in Computer Science: OCSC/LNCS vol.8029, pp. 113-119, A. A. Ozok and P. Zaphiris(Eds.) Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.
  • Fariza Hanis Abdul Razak, Rafidah Sulo and Wan Adilah Wan Adnan (2012). Elderly User Mental Model of Reminder System, Proceedings of the 10th Asia Pacific conference on Computer Human Interaction, ACM (APCHI2012), pp.193-200.
  • Wan Adilah Wan Adnan, Nor Laila Md Noor and Nik Ghazali Nik Daud (2009). Examining Individual Differences Effects: An Experimental Approach. Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Human Centered Design, LNCS vol. 5619, Kurosu, M. (Eds.), Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, ISBN: 978-3-642-02805-2
  • Jamaliah, Wan Adilah and Noor Ayanti (2009). Investigating Children Preferences of User-Interface Design, Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Human-Computer Interaction. New Trends, vol. 5610, Jacko, J. A. (Ed.), Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, ISBN 978-3-642-02573-0)
  • Suriyati Razali, Nor Laila and Wan Adilah (2009). Structuring Community View of Community based e-Museum Framework, Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Online Communities and Social Computing, vol. 5621, Ozok, A. A. and Zaphiris, P. (Eds.), ISBN 978-3-642-02773-4)
  • Natrah, Wan Adilah and Nor Laila (2009). Framework of Web-based Heritage Information System Evaluation, Proceedings of the International Conference on e-Commerce, e-Administration, e-Society, and e-Education (e-CASE 2009) January 8 -10 Singapore.
  • Suriyati, Nor Laila and Wan Adilah (2009). Towards Sustainable Heritage Information System: Conceptualization of Community based e-Museum. Proceedings of the International Conference on e-Commerce, e-Administration, e-Society, and e-Education (e-CASE 2009), January 8 -10 Singapore.
  • Natrah, and Wan Adilah (2008). Personalized User Interface Model of Web Application, Proceedings of International Symposium on Information Technology: (ITSIM 2008) Kuala Lumpur.
  • Wan Adilah, Nik Ghazali and Nor Laila (2007). Examining Interaction Pattern Differences Across IV Techniques and Decision Style: An Experimental Approach. Proceedings of International Technology, Education and Development Conference (INTED) 2008 Valencia Spain – (ISBN 978-84-612-0190-7)
  • Wan Adilah, Nor Laila and Rasimah (2007). An Experimental Evaluation of Information Visualization Techniques and Decision style, Human Computer Interaction: Interaction Platforms and Techniques, LNCS vol. 4551/2007, pp. 143-150, Springer Berlin/Heidelberg, ISSN: 0302-9743
  • Norol Hamiza and Wan Adilah (2007). The Role of Cognitive Styles in Groupware Acceptance, Human Computer Interaction: HCI Applications and Services, LNCS vol. 4553/2007, pp.835-845, _4553, Springer Berlin/Heidelberg, ISSN: 0302-9743
  • Wan Adilah, Nor Laila and Rasimah (2004). Influence of Information Presentation on Information Overload, Proceedings of WWCS 2004, June, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (ISBN: 983-41742-0-9)
  • Wan Adilah, Nor Laila and Rasimah (2003). Information Visualization Techniques: Concepts and Issues. Proceedings of PACIS 2003, July, pp. 238-251, Adelaide, Australia,(ISBN: 08680399042)
  • Wan Adilah, Sa'adiyah Darus and Abdullah Mohd Zin (1999). Penganalisis Morfologi Bahasa Melayu Berkomputer, Jurnal Dewan Bahasa, Ogos, Jilid 43 Bil 8, 732-740, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (ISBN 0420-2090)
  Research & Consultancy
  • Community based E-Museum for Heritage Preservation : Developing the Traditional Malay Textile Knowledge Model (EScience - 01-01-01-SF0246: In progress)
  • Project Monitoring Management System for Office of Facilities Management UiTM (completed - 2007)
  • Effects of IV and Decision Style in the Decision Support Environment : An Experimental Study (Ph.D research : completed)Managing Safety in the Chemical Laboratories: Chemical Information System for Safe Handling and Storage of Chemicals (IRDC research : completed)
  • NCUK Students Management System. (Successfully implemented at NCUK programme to manage NCUK students database during year 1997 – 1998)
  • Penganalisis Mofologi Bahasa Melayu. (MSc research : completed).

  • NCUK Examination System: Sitting Position (Successfully implemented at NCUK programme to assist the final examination committee during year 1995 – 1998)

  • TIEC Student Information Management System. (Successfully implemented at the Registrar Office of TIEC Programme for the students’ classes registration from year 1987-1989).

  Postgraduate Supervision


  • Suriyati Razali(co-Supervisor), Community-based e-Museum Framework: Towards Sustainable Cutlure-Heritage Information System
  • Natrah Abdullah(Main Supervisor), Effect of Congnitive Style on Visual Interface Design

Ph.D. (Current)

  • Marzita Mansor, Personalized e-book for Children based on Reading Skills
  • Rogayah Abdul Mazid, HCI Strategic Planning Competency
  • Ilyana Hani Ihsan, Spiritual Design For Elderly
  • Norisan Abdul Karim, Technology Foresight for Productive Aging
  • Nahdatul Akma Ahmad, Determining Usability Testing Dimensions for Techno-Spiritual Applications

MSc. (Completed)

  • The Fahanaini Zulkifly, E-Commerce Website Design: Effective Navigation Features in the Mind of New and Existing Online Shoppers in Malaysia, 2008.
  • Annurizal Anuar, Examining Effects of Cognitivre Styles on Web Portal Acceptance, 2007.
  • Norol Hamiza Zamuri, The Role of Cognitive Sytles in Groupware Acceptance, 2006.
  • Seri Masayu Muhammad, Secondaty Students Perception of their Computer Literacy: A Case Study in Rural Area, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia, 2007.
  • Radziah Ali, , Data warehousing and Data Mining - Is it practical? 2001.
  Undergraduate Supervision

BSc. (Completed)

  • Suria Ruhaiza Mansor, A Survey on the Importance of HCI in SDLC From Practitioner Perspective, 2009.
  • Murni Farhana Jalauddin, Requirement Analysis on Sasaran Kerta Tahunan (SKT) System Using Goal-based Approach,2008
  • Muhammad Nazri Bin Mohd Yahya, Enhancement for E-Gallery System in National Art Gallery, 2007
  • Siti Aisyah Mohamad Yatim, Evaluation of the User Interface of i-Learn System: An Experimental Approach,2007
  • Siti Ruhaidah Mohd Zainul, Evaluation of i-Learn Based on Functionalities: An Experimental Approach, 2007
  • Silver Medal at the 55th World Exhibition of Innovation, Research and New Technology, Innova-Eureka! 2006”, Brussels Belgium
  • Gold Medal at the 17th International Invention,. Innovation & Technology Exhibition 2006 (ITEX. 06), Kuala Lumpur
  • Silver Medal at The 17th Inventions, Innovations, and Design (IID 2006), UiTM
  • Excellent Services Award (Anugerah Khidmat Cemerlang) Year 200