Prof. Rashid Ali





    Web Mining, Soft Computing


    Near Masjid-e-Ali, Barola Bye Pass - Qila Road, Firdaus Nagar, Aligarh-202001





    Time Table Winter Semester 2020-21


Rashid Ali obtained his B.Tech. and M.Tech. from A.M.U. Aligarh, India in 1999 and 2001 respectively. He obtained his PhD in Computer Engineering in February 2010 from A.M.U. Aligarh. His PhD work was on performance evaluation of Web Search Engines. He has authored about 125 papers in various International Journals and International conference proceedings. He has presented papers in many International conferences and has also chaired sessions in few International conferences. He has reviewed articles for some of the reputed International Journals and International conference proceedings. He has supervised 20 M.Tech Dissertation and six PhD Thesis. Currently, he is supervising three PhD candidates. His research interests include Web-Searching, Web-Mining, soft computing Techniques (Rough-Set, Artificial Neural Networks, fuzzy logic etc), Recommender Systems and Online Social Network Analysis

  1. Publication

    1. Rashid Ali and M. M. Sufyan Beg, “Applications of Soft Computing for the Web,” ISBN: 978-981-10-7098-3, Springer Nature, Singapore, 2017
    2. Mohammed Wasid and Rashid Ali, “A Frequency Count Approach to Multi-Criteria Recommender System based on Criteria Weighting using Particle Swarm Optimization,”Applied Soft Computing(indexed in Scopus, Web of Science SCIE etc.), ISSN: 1568-4946, Elsevier, Impact Factor 6.725, 2019 Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics) Ranking: 2019: 11/112 (Computer Science) Vol. 112, Article 107782, 2021.

    3. Shahab Saquib Sohail, Jamshed Siddiqui and Rashid Ali, “Feature-Based Opinion Mining Approach (FOMA) for Improved Book Recommendation,” Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, (indexed in SCIE Web of Science, Scopus, etc.) Impact Factor: 1.711, 2019 Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics), ISSN: 2193-567X (Print) 2191-4281 (Online), Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, April 2018

    4. Shahab Saquib Sohail, Jamshed Siddiqui and Rashid Ali, “An OWA based Ranking Approach for University Books Recommendation,” International Journal of Intelligent Systems, (indexed in SCIE Web of Science, Scopus, ACM, DBLP etc.) Impact Factor: 10.312 2019 Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics) Ranking: 2019 : 6/136 (Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence), ISSN: 0884-8173, Volume 33, Issue 2,  pp. 396-416, Wiley , U.S.A., February 2018
    5. Shahab Saquib Sohail, Jamshed Siddiqui and Rashid Ali, “A Comprehensive Approach for the Evaluation of Recommender Systems using Implicit Feedback,” International Journal of Information Technology(indexed in DBLP etc.), ISSN: 2511-2104 (Print) 2511-2112 (Online), Springer, Berlin HeidelbergMay 2018
    6. Mohammed Wasid and Rashid Ali, “An Improved Recommender System based on multi-criteria clustering approach,” Procedia Computer Science, (indexed in Scopus, DBLP, CPCI Web of Science, etc.) ISSN:1877-0509,Volume 131,  pp. 93-101,  Elsevier, 2018
    7. Shahab Saquib Sohail, Jamshed Siddiqui and Rashid Ali, “A Novel Approach for Book Recommendation using fuzzy based Aggregation,” Indian Journal of Science and Technology(indexed in Web of Science etc.), ISSN: 0974-6846, Volume 10, Issue 19,  May 2017
    8. Mohammed Wasid and Rashid Ali, “A Fuzzy Side Information Clustering-Based Framework for Effective Recommendations,” Computing and Informatics, formerly: Computers and Artificial Intelligence (indexed in Scopus, Web of Science SCIE, DBLP etc.), ISSN : 1335-9150 (print), 2585-8807 (online), Impact Factor 0.524 2019 Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics)Vol. 38,  No. 3, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia, pp. 597–620, 2019
    9. Shahab Saquib and Rashid Ali, “Mining Online Social Network: Recent Trends and Future Prospects,” CSI Communications, ISSN 0970-647X, Volume No. 39, Issue No. 7, pp. 28-30, October 2015
    10. Rashid Ali and Iram Naim, “User feedback based metasearching using neural network,” International Journal of Machine Learning and Cybernetics, (indexed in SCIE Web of Science, Scopus etc.) Impact Factor: 3.753 2019 Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics) ISSN:1868-8071, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, Volume 6, Issue 2, pp. 265-275, 2015
    11. Shahab Saquib Sohail, Jamshed Siddiqui and Rashid Ali, “OWA based Book Recommendation Technique,” Procedia Computer Science, (indexed in Scopus, CPCI Web of Science, etc.) ISSN:1877-0509 Volume 62, Elsevier,  pp. 126-133, 2015
    12. Rashid Ali and M. M. Sufyan Beg, “An Overview of Web Search Evaluation Methods,” Computers and Electrical Engineering(indexed in SCIE Web of Science, Scopus etc.) Impact Factor: 2.663  2019 Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics), ISSN: 0045-7906, Volume 37, Issue 6, Pergamon-Elsevier Science, England, pp. 835–848November 2011.
    13. Shahab Saquib Sohail, Jamshed Siddiqui and Rashid Ali, “User Feedback Based Evaluation of a Product Recommendation System Using Rank Aggregation Method,” In “Advances in Intelligent Informatics: Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing”, Editors El-Sayed M. El-Alfy, Sabu M. Thampi, Hideyuki Takagi, Selwyn Piramuthu and Thomas Hanne, Volume 320, ISBN 978-3-319-11217-6, Springer International Publishing Switzerland, pp 349-358, 2015
    14. Rashid Ali and M. M. Sufyan Beg, “Aggregating Subjective & Objective Measures of Web Search Quality using Modified Shimura Technique,” In “Forging New Frontiers: Fuzzy Pioneers II- Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing”, Editors. Masoud Nikravesh, Lotfi A. Zadeh, and Janusz Kacprzyk, Springer-Verlag, ISBN 978-3-540-73184-9, pp. 269-293, 2008
    15. Mohammed Wasid and Rashid Ali, “Clustering Approach for Multidimensional Recommender Systems,” Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (IEEE ICDM) 6th workshop on High Dimensional Data Mining (HDM 2018), IEEE Computer Society Press, Sentosa, Singapore, November 2018.
    16. M. Muzakkir Hussain, S. Amanur Rahman, M. M. Sufyan Beg and Rashid Ali, “Cognitive Fuzzy Rank Aggregation for Non-transitive Rankings An Institute Recommendation System Case Study”, Proc. of the 17th IEEE International Conference on Cognitive Informatics & Cognitive Computing (IEEE ICCI*CC 2018), UC Berkeley, USA, IEEE Computer Society Press, ISBN 978-1-5386-3359-5, pp. 358-365, July 2018
    17. Shahab Saquib and Rashid Ali, “Malicious Behavior in Online Social Network,” Proc. of the IEEE Workshop On Computational Intelligence: Theories, Applications and Future Directions(IEEE WCI 2015), Kanpur, India, IEEE Press, ISBN: 978-1-4673-8215-1, December 2015
    18. Shahab Saquib Sohail, Jamshed Siddiqui and Rashid Ali, “Ordered Ranked Weighted Aggregation based Book Recommendation Technique: A Link Mining Approach,” Proc. of the 2014 International Conference on Hybrid Intelligent Systems (HIS 2014), Kuwait,, IEEE Press, ISBN: 978-1-4799-7633-1, IEEE Catalog Number: CFP14360-ART, pp. 309-314, December 2014
    19. Tasleem Arif, Rashid Ali and M. Asger, “Author Name Disambiguation Using Vector Space Model and Hybrid Similarity Measures,” Proc. of the seventh International Conference on Contemporary Computing (IC3-2014), Noida, India, IEEE press, ISBN: 978-1-4799-5172-7, pp. 135-140, August  2014.
    20. Shahab Saquib Sohail, Jamshed Siddiqui, and Rashid Ali, “Book Recommendation System using Opinion Mining Technique,” Proc. of the 2013 International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), Mysore, India, IEEE press, ISBN:978-1-4673-6217-7, pp. 1609-1614, August 2013.
    21. Majid Malik, M. Asger and Rashid Ali, “Privacy Preserving Data Mining Techniques: Current Scenario and Future Prospects”, Proc. of the 3rd International Conference on Computer and Communication Technology (ICCCT-2012), Allahabad, India, IEEE press, ISBN: 978-1-4673-3149-4, pp. 26-32, November 2012.
    22. Manzoor Ahmad Lone, S. M. Zakariya and Rashid Ali, “Automatic Face Recognition System by Combining Four Individual Algorithms,” Proc. of the 2011 International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Communication Systems (CICN-2011), Gwalior, India, IEEE press, ISBN: 978-0-7695-4587-5, pp. 222-226, October 2011.
    23. S. M. Zakariya, Rashid Ali and Manzoor Ahmad Lone, “Automatic Face Recognition Using Multi-Algorithmic Approaches,” Proc. of the fourth International Conference on Contemporary Computing (IC3-2011), Noida, India, Communications in Computer and Information Science Series(CCIS), Springer-Verlag, ISBN: 978-3-642-22605-2, ISSN: 1865:0929, pp. 501-512, August  2011.
    24. S. M. Zakariya, Rashid Ali and Nesar Ahmad, “Combining Visual Features of an Image at Different Precision Values for Unsupervised Content Based Image Retrieval,” Proc. of the 2010 IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Computing Research (2010 IEEE ICCIC), Coimbatore, India, IEEE Press, IEEE Catalog Number: CFP1020J-PRT, ISBN: 978-1-4244-5966-7, pp. 110-113, December 2010. 
    25. Rashid Ali and M. M. Sufyan Beg, “Modified Rough Set Based Aggregation for Effective Evaluation of Web Search Systems,” Proc. of the 28th North American Fuzzy Information Processing  Society  Annual Conference (NAFIPS2009), Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.A., IEEE Press, ISBN: 978-1-4244-4575-2, June 2009.
    26. Rashid Ali and M. M. Sufyan Beg, “Automatic Performance Evaluation of Web Search Systems using Rough Set Based Rank Aggregation,” Proc. of the First International Conference on Intelligent Human Computer Interaction (IHCI 2009), Allahabad, India, Springer (India) Publishers, ISBN: 978-81-8489-203-1, pp. 344-358, January 2009.

Machine Learning
Web Mining and Searching
Sessional_Marks_Principles_of_MachineLearning (COE4610 and equivalent old course (CO461)
Sessional_Marks_Algorithm_and_OperatingSystemsLab (COC3930 and equivalent old course (CO393)