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Decision Sciences Department
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Senior Lecturer

Academic Qualification

Ph.D. (Computer Science) 2012, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.

M.Sc. (Decision Science) 2004, Universiti Utara Malaysia.

B.Sc. (Statistics-Information Technology) 2001, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Teaching

SQQP6023 Heuristic Techniques for Combinatorial Optimization Problems
SQQP5012 Decision Analysis
SQQP3043 Heuristics Techniques
SQQP2013 Operation Research II
SQQP3023 Decision Modeling
SQQS3033 Business Forecasting
SQQS2013 Applied Statistics
SQQS1013 Elementary Statistics
JQK1203 Statistics for Technology

Research Interest

· Timetabling: Examination, Course, School, Venue, Sports, Nurse.
· Vehicle Routing Problem, Location Allocation Problem, Bin-Packing Problem and other combinatorial optimization problems.
· Heuristics & Metaheuristics: Variable Neighborhood Search, Tabu Search, Local Search, Great Deluge, etc.
· Optimization Techniques: Linear Programming, Integer Programming, etc.
· Scheduling
· Hyper-heuristics
· Operational Research

Publication

Journal Articles

Syariza Abdul Rahman, Andrzej Bargiela, Edmund K. Burke, Barry McCollum, and Ender Ozcan. (2014). Adaptive linear combination of heuristic orderings in constructing examination timetable. European Journal of Operational Research. Vol. 232(2), pages 287-297. doi:10.1016/j.ejor.2013.06.052. [pdf]

Syariza Abdul Rahman, Andrzej Bargiela, Edmund K. Burke, Barry McCollum, and Ender Ozcan. (2014). A constructive approach for examination timetabling based on adaptive decomposition and ordering. Annals of Operations Research. Vol. 218 (1), pages 3-21. doi: 10.1007/s10479-011-0999-8 [pdf]

Engku Muhammad Nazri Bin Engku Abu Bakar, Syariza Abdul Rahman and Noorezatty Mohd Yusop. (2011). Modelling of Budget Allocation for University Library. Journal of Statistical Modeling and Analytics. Vol. 2, No. 2, pages 1-8. [pdf]

In Proceedings

Zahratul Laily Edaris and Syariza Abdul Rahman. (2014). Optimizing proportional integral derivative water control system tuning based on particle swarm optimization. In the Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on the Analysis & Mathematical Applications in Engineering (AMEAS2014), Curtin University Malaysia, Malaysia, January 19-22, pages 265-271. [pdf]

Syariza Abdul Rahman, Aida Mauziah Benjamin and Engku Muhammad Nazri Engku Abu Bakar. (2014). Economic tour package model using heuristic. AIP Conference Proceedings of the 21st National Symposium on Mathematical Sciences (SKSM 21), Penang, Malaysia, November 6-8, 2013. Vol. 1605, pages 1160-1165[pdf].

Aida Mauziah Benjamin, Syariza Abdul Rahman and Engku Muhammad Nazri Engku Abu Bakar. (2013). Heuristic technique for tour package models. In the Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Information, Operations Management and Statistics (ICIOMS2013), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, September 1-3, pages 1-8 (ISBN: 9780980825114 (CD-ROM)).[pdf]

Syariza Abdul Rahman, Andrzej Bargiela, Edmund K. Burke, Barry McCollum, and Ender Ozcan. (2013). Investigation of Multistage Approaches to Examination Timetabling. In the proceedings of the Multi-disciplinary International Scheduling Conference: Theory & Applications (MISTA2013), pages 528-542. [pdf]

Syariza Abdul Rahman, Andrzej Bargiela, Edmund K. Burke, Barry McCollum, and Ender Ozcan. (2010). A construction approach for examination timetabling based on adaptive decomposition and ordering. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling, (PATAT 2010), 10-13 August 2010, Belfast, Northern Ireland, pages 353-372. [pdf]

Syariza Abdul Rahman, Andrzej Bargiela, Edmund K. Burke, Barry McCollum, and Ender Ozcan. (2009). Construction of examination timetables based on ordering heuristics. In Proceedings of the 24th International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences, Cyprus, pages 727-732. [pdf]

Engku Muhammad Nazri Bin Engku Abu Bakar, Syariza Abdul Rahman and Noorezatty Mohd Yusop. (2008). Modelling Of Budget Allocation For University Library. In the Proceeding of The 3rd International Conference on Mathematics and Statistics (ICoMS-3), 5-6 August 2008. Institut Pertanian Bogor, Indonesia.

Nor Hafiza Mohd Noor, Syariza Abd Rahman, Nor Intan Saniah Sulaiman. (2006). Meal planning for nursery management, Proceedings in International Borneo Business Conference 2006,6-8 December 2006, pages 225-230.

Syariza Abdul Rahman, Norhafiza Mohd Noor and Kamal Khalid. (2005). Comparison of time series methods for electricity forecasting: A case study in Perlis. In Proceedings of The International Conference of Quantity Science and Its Applications ICOQSIA, 6 - 8 December, 2005, Penang, Malaysia.

Syariza Abdul Rahman, Abdul Razak Saleh and Kamal Khalid. (2004). Pembentukan model stokastik box-jenkins industri elektrik bagi sektor domestik. In Proceedings of Seminar Kebangsaan Sains Teknologi dan Sains Sosial, 31 May – 1 June, Kuantan, Malaysia, pages 155-161.

Consultation

Modelling of Budget Allocation for Universiti Utara Malaysia Library