Assistant Professor

Dr. Azza Mohamed Basiouni, PhD

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Liwa College, Saeed Bin Ahmed Al Otaiba Street (Al Najda Street previously), Al Danah, Baniyas Tower B, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Professional Summary

Dr. Azza Mohamed Basiouni, PhD

Dr. Azza Mohammed is an assistant professor in the Faculty of IT’s Information Technology Department. She has over fifteen years of experience in higher education and has gained an extensive understanding of teaching, administrative activities, faculty growth, and research. Dr. Azza’s doctorate was part of a collaboration between Carnegie Mellon University in the USA and Cairo University in Egypt.

Short Bio

Dr. Azza Mohammed is an accomplished academic with extensive experience in teaching (both undergraduate and postgraduate courses) and research. She worked as an Assistant Professor at several prestigious universities in the UAE, including The British University in Dubai, Wollongong University, Al Dar University College, University of Dubai, and Emirates Aviation University, before joining LC. Her teaching experience has enabled her to mentor and motivate many Computer Engineering/IT students.

Dr. Azza’s knowledge and commitment to her field extend beyond the classroom. She has published numerous research papers and has presented her work at various international conferences. She stays on top of the newest advances in computer engineering by being an active member of the research community and publishing in international journals. Her current research interests include Natural Language Processing (NLP), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), Deep Learning (DL) and Big Data (BD), which are very prominent in today’s digital environment.

Dr. Azza is qualified by the Robotics Education & Competition (REC) Foundation in the United States as a VEX Robotics International Competition Judge and Trainer. This certification indicates her dedication to the development of young talent in the industry.

Core Qualifications

  • Actively participating on program committees for numerous international journals
  • Contributing to funded project evaluation committees
  • Spearheading curriculum development and administration initiatives
  • Serving as a Judge and Trainer for the Robotics Education & Competition (REC) Foundation in the United States, specifically in the VEX Robotics International Competition
  • Providing guidance and supervision for student projects and research competitions


  • Cairo University, Egypt
    Ph.D. Computer Engineering
  • Cairo University, Egypt
    Master’s Degree: Computer Engineering
  • Cairo University, Egypt
    Bachelor's Degree: Electrical Engineering (Communication)


  • Mohamed, A., Zohiar, M., Ismail, I. (2023). Metaverse and Virtual Environment to Improve Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Students' Learning. In: Frasson, C., Mylonas, P., Troussas, C. (eds) Augmented Intelligence and Intelligent Tutoring Systems. ITS 2023. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Book Chapter), vol 13891. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-32883-1_51
  • Mohamed, A., Barazie, R., (2023), Metaverse Technology in Health and Family: Assessing Impacts, Identifying Guidelines, and Examining Perceptions. In: H. Selvaraj et al. (eds), the 30th International Conference on Systems Engineering (ICSEng) - Las Vegas, NV, USA. Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems (Book Chapter), LNNS 761, Springer, Switzerland https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-40579-2_49
  • Abdelqader, K.J., Mohamed, A., Shaalan, K. (2023). Systematic Review of Automatic Arabic Text Summarization Techniques. In: Hassanien, A.E., Zheng, D., Zhao, Z., Fan, Z. (eds) Business Intelligence and Information Technology. 2022. Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies (Book Chapter), vol 358. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-99-3416-4_63
  • AL-Sarayreh, S., Mohamed, A., Shaalan, K. (2023). Challenges and Solutions for Arabic Natural Language Processing in Social Media. In: Hassanien, A.E., Zheng, D., Zhao, Z., Fan, Z. (eds) Business Intelligence and Information Technology. 2022. Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies (Book Chapter), vol 358. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-99-3416-4_24
  • Azza Mohamed, Ibrahim Ismail, (2022) A Performance Comparative on Most Popular Internet Web Browsers" International Journal of Procedia Computer Science (Open Access). volume 215, PP: 589 - 597. Part of ISSN: 1877-0509. Published by Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.procs.2022.12.061
  • Manar Alkhatib, Azza Abdel Monem, Khaled Shaalan. Deep Learning for Arabic Error Detection and Correction, ACM Transactions of Asian and Low Resource Language Information Processing (TALLIP), Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), New York, USA, 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3373266
  • Mazen Juma, Azza Abdel Monem, Khaled Shaalan. 2020, Hybrid End-to-End VPN Security Approach for Smart IoT Objects, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, volume 158, Elsevier. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnca.2020.102598
  • Alqaryouti, O., Siyam, N., Abdel Moem, A., & Shaalan, K. , 2019. Aspect-Based Sentiment Analysis Using Smart Government Review Data. Applied Computing and Informatics, Elsevier.
  • Alshurideh, M., Salloum, S., Al Kurdi, B., Abdel Monem, A., Shaalan, K., 2019.Understanding the Quality Determinants that Influence the Intention to Use the Mobile Learning Platforms: A practical study, International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM), International Association of Online Engineering, Austria, 13(11): 157-183, eISSN: 1865-7923 DOI: https://doi.org/10.3991/ijim.v13i11.10300
  • Salloum, S., AlHamad, A., Al-Emran, M., AbdelMonem, A., Shaalan, K. Exploring Students' Acceptance of E-learning through the Development of a Comprehensive Technology Acceptance Model, IEEE Access, 7(1):128445-128462, IEEE, 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2939467
  • Shaalan, K., Siddiqui, S., Alkhatib, M., Abdel Monem, A., Challenges in Arabic Natural Language Processing, Series on Language Processing, Pattern Recognition, and Intelligent Systems, Volume 4, PP. 59-83, Computational Linguistics, Speech and Image Processing for Arabic Language, Eds. Neamat El Gayar, Ching Y Suen, World Scientific Publishing Co., November 2018. Link: https://doi.org/10.1142/9789813229396_0003
  • Said A. Salloum, Mostafa Al-Emran, Azza Abdel Monem, Khaled Shaalan, Using Text Mining Techniques for Extracting Information from Research Articles, In Intelligent Natural Language Processing: Trends and Applications, Volume 740 of the Series Studies in Computational Intelligence, Eds., Shaalan, K., Aboul Ella H., Tolba, F., Springer, 2018. Link https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-67056-0_18
  • Siddiqui, S., Abdel Monem, A., Shaalan, K. Evaluation and Enrichment of Arabic Sentiment Analysis, In: Shaalan K., Hassanien A., Tolba F. (eds) Intelligent Natural Language Processing: Trends and Applications. Studies in Computational Intelligence, vol 740, pp. 17-34, Springer, 2018. Link https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-67056-0_2
  • Mazen Juma, Azza Abdel Monem, Khaled Shaalan, Development of an Arabic Questions Answering App for Android Smartphones. In: Hassanien, A., Shaalan K., Gaber, T., Tolba, M. (eds) Proceedings of the International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Systems and Informatics 2018, (AISI 2017), Volume 639 of the series Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, pp 511-524, Springer, 2018. Link https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-64861-3_48
  • Alkhatib, M., Abdel Monem, A., Shaalan, K. A Rich Arabic WordNet Resource for Al-Hadith Al-Shareef, Procedia Computer Science, Arabic Computational Linguistics, volume 117, PP. 101-110, Elsevier (ISSN: 1877-0509), 2017. Link: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.procs.2017.10.098
  • Salloum, S., Al-Emran, M., Abdel Monem, A., Shaalan, K. A Survey of Text Mining in Social Media: Facebook and Twitter Perspectives, Advances in Science, Technology and Engineering Systems Journal, 2(1):127-133, ISSN: 2415-6698, 2017. Link: http://www.astesj.com/publications/ASTESJ_020115.pdf

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