Prof. Dr. Shahrul Azman Mohd Noah received the BSc with honors in Mathematics from the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia in 1992, MSc and PhD degrees in Information Studies from the University of Sheeld, UK, in 1994 and 1998, respectively. He is a professor in the Center for Articial Intelligence Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia and currently heads the Knowledge Technology research group. His research interests include information retrieval and ontology with special emphasis on semantic searching and recommender systems. He has published more than 200 research articles in these areas. Prof. Shahrul Azman was a research fellow at the Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM), UCLA. He also serves as technical expert assessor for various research grants such as the Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) IGS, MSC Multimedia Super Corridor R&D (MGS) and MOSTI Technofund grant schemes. Prof. Shahrul Azman is currently the president of the Persatuan Capaian Maklumat dan Pengurusan Pengetahuan (PECAMP), and members of the International Association for Ontology and its Applications (IAOA) and IEEE Computer Science Society associations.
Professor of Semantic Technology, Information Retrieval & Ontology
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia