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Prof. Ts. Dr. Sim Yee Wai

Deputy Dean, School of Computing,
Faculty of Science and Technology

Qualifications:

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Artificial Intelligence (University of Southampton, UK)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Electromechanical Engineering) (University of Southampton, UK)

Teaching and Research Experience:

  • Associate Professor, University College of Technology Sarawak, Malaysia (2014–2020)
  • Managing Director / Co-Founder, KiddyTrack Sdn Bhd, Malaysia (2011-2013)
  • Assistant Professor, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia (2009-2011)
  • Research Fellow, University of Southampton, UK (2005-2009)
  • Part-time Lecturer, University of Southampton, UK (2005-2009)

Major Research Interests

  • Agent Technology, Drone Technology, Text
    Classification, Business Intelligence,
    Knowledge Management

Teaching Interests

  • ​​Programming Languages
  • Intelligent Systems
Administrative appointment
  • Deputy Dean
Publications
  • Yee-Wai Sim, Lam Hong Lee, Yen Pei Tay, Khang Wen Goh, Dino Isa. (2019) Intelligent Agent Technology for Cellular-Assisted GPS Positioning using Bayesian and Self-Organizing Map Approaches. International Journal of Recent Technology and Engineering (Vol. 8, Issue 4). p. 3396 – 3403. DOI:10.35940/ijrte.D6753.118419.
  • Cheah, Wai Shiang and Sim, Yee Wai and Nurfauzabt, Binti Jalia and Muhammad Asyraf, Bin Khairuddin (2019) Agent Oriented Methodology for Crime Modelling and Simulation. International Journal of Recent Technology and Engineering, 8 (2S8). p. 1359-1365. DOI:10.35940/ijrte.B1067.0882S819.
  • Yee-Wai Sim, WaiShiang Cheah, and Gary Loh CheeWyai. (2017). Electronic Health Record System for Rural Communities at Borneo Island. Advanced Science Letter (Vol. 23, No. 6), Pages 5059–5063.
  • Cheah WaiShiang, Sim YeeWai, Shane Nissom and Loh CheeWyai. (2016). Agent oriented Requirement Engineering for Lake Mathematical Modelling: Preliminary Study. Journal of Telecommunication, Electronic and Computer Engineering (Vol. 8, No. 2). Pages: 5 – 10.
  • Crowder, R. M., Robinson, M. A., Hughes, H. P.N. and Sim, Y. W. (2012) The development of an agent-based modeling framework for simulating engineering team work. IEEE Transactions on Systems Man and Cybernetics – Part A Systems and Humans, pp. 1-15. (ISSN: 1083-4427, doi: 10.1109/TSMCA.2012.2199304).
  • Chan, L. K., Sim, Y. W. and Yeoh, W. (2011) A SOA-driven business intelligence architecture, Communications of the IBIMA, Vol. 2011, Article ID: 216423, 8 pages, IBIMA Publishing, Audubon, Pa.
  • Tan, C. S., Sim, Y. W. and Yeoh, W. (2011) A maturity model of enterprise business intelligence, Communications of the IBIMA, Vol. 2011, Article ID: 417812, 11 pages, IBIMA Publishing, Audubon, Pa.
  • Wills, G., Sim, Y. W., Crowder, R. and Hall, W. (2002) Open Hypermedia for Product Support. International Journal of Systems Science, 33 (6). pp. 421- 432. (ISSN 0020-7721)

Conference Papers

  • Sim YeeWai, Cheah WaiShiang and Nurfauza bt Jali, Sze SanNah. (2018). Agent oriented Methodology for Crime Modelling and Simulation. In: Fifth International Conference On Computational Science And Technology, 29-30 August 2018, Sabah, Malaysia
  • Mahunnah, Msury & Taveter, Kuldar & Shiang, Cheah & Wai, Sim. (2018). Empirical Evaluation of Guidelines for Prototyping Sociotechnical Systems in JADE Framework. 1-6. 10.1109/ISAMSR.2018.8540558.
  • Tan, D. W., Sim, Y. W. and Yeoh, W. (2011) Applying Feature Selection Methods to Improve the Predictive Model of a Direct Marketing Problem. In: Second International Conference on Software Engineering and Computer Systems (ICSECS 2011), June 27-29 2011, Kuantan, Malaysia.
  • Chee, C. H., Sim, Y. W. and Yeoh, W. (2010). An Integrated Information Manufacturing Framework For Business Intelligence Systems. In: 15th International Business Information Management Association (IBIMA) Conference, 6 -7 November 2010, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Sim, Y. W., Crowder, R., Robinson, M., Hughes, H. (2009) An Agent-Based Approach To Modeling Integrated Product Teams Undertaking A Design Activity. In: ASME 2009 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering, 30 August – 2 September 2009, San Diego, CA.
  • Crowder, R., Hughes, H., Sim, Y. W. and Robinson, M. (2009) An Agent Based Approach to Modeling Design Teams In: 17th International Conference on Engineering Design (ICED’09), University of Stanford, USA.
  • Hughes, H., Robinson, M., Crowder, R. and Sim, Y. W. (2009) Can multi-agent systems help us to understand team-working? In: British Psychological Society (BPS) Division of Occupational Psychology Annual Conference, 14–16 January 2009, Blackpool.
  • Hughes, H., Robinson, M., Crowder, R. and Sim, Y. W. (2009) An Ironic Truth? Is Simulation a More Realistic Way to Study Real-World Engineering Design Teams? In: Third International Conference on Design Principles and Practices, 15 – 17 Feburary 2009, Berlin.
  • Hughes, H., Robinson, M., Crowder, R. and Sim, Y. W. (2009) More than the sum of its parts: An agent-based model of team work. In: The 14th European Congress of Work and Organizational Psychology, 13-16 May 2009, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
  • Romero, M., Crowder, R., Sim, Y. W. and Payne, T. (2008) Applying Multi- Agent Systems to Organizational Modeling In Industrial Environments. In: 10th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, 12-16 June 2008, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Crowder, R., Sim, Y. W., Payne, T., Robinson, M., Jackson, H. and Romero Ternero, M. (2008) An Approach to Modelling Integrated Product Teams. In: Proceedings of the ASME 2008 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering, 3-6 August 2008, New York.
  • Sim, Y. W., Crowder, R. M. and Wills, G. B. (2006) Expert Finding by Capturing Organisational Knowledge from Legacy Documents. In: IEEE International Conference on Computer & Communication Engineering (ICCCE ’06), 9-11 May 2006, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • Gilbert, L., Sitthisak, O., Sim, Y. W., Wang, C. and Wills, G. (2006) From collaborative virtual research environment to teaching and learning. In: TENcompetence Workshop: Learning Networks for Lifelong Competence Development, 30-31 March 2006, Sofia, Bulgaria.
  • Makola, D., Sim, Y. W., Wang, C., Gilbert, L., Grange, S. A. W. and Wills, G. B. (2006) A Service-Oriented Architecture for a Collaborative Orthopaedic Research Environment. In: 8th Annual Conference on WWW Applications, 6 to 8 September 2006, Bloemfontein, Free State Province, South Africa.
  • Grange, S., Wang, C., Gilbert, L., Sim, Y. W., Millard, D. E., Hall, W., Gardner, E. and Wills, G. B. (2006) A Web/Grid Services Approach for Integration of Virtual Clinical & Research Environments. In: Integrated Health Records “Practice and Technologies”, 9-10th March, National eScience Centre (NeSC), Edinburgh.
  • Gilbert, L., Sim, Y. W. and Wang, C. (2005) An e-Learning Systems Engineering Methodology. In: The 5th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies, July 5 – 8, 2005, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. pp. 150-154.
  • Gilbert, L., Wills, G., Sim, Y. W., Wang, C. and Stenning, M. (2005) e-Learning within a Collaborative Orthopaedic Research Environment (CORE). In: Association for Learning Technology (ALT-C 2005), 6-8 September 2005, University of Manchester. pp. 79-80.
  • Gilbert, L., Sim, Y. W. and Wang, C. (2005) Modelling the Learning Transaction. In: The 5th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies, July 5 – 8, 2005, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. pp. 615-616.
  • Sim, Y. W., Wang, C., Gilbert, L. and Wills, G. B. (2005) Towards a Collaborative Orthopaedic Research Environment. In: the IEEE 1st International Workshop on Service-Oriented Computing: Consequences for Engineering Requirements (SOCCER’05), 30 August 2005, Paris, France.
  • Sim, Y. W., Wang, C., Carr, L. A., Davis, H. C., Gilbert, L., Grange, S., Millard, D. E. and Wills, G. B. (2005) A Web/Grid Services Approach for a Virtual Research Environment Implementation. In: the Fourth e-Science All Hands Meeting (AHM 2005), 19 September 2005, Nottingham, UK.
  • Crowder, R. and Sim, Y. W. (2004) An Approach to Extracting Knowledge from Legacy Documents. In: ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information Engineering Conference, September 28 – October 2004, Salt Lake City.
  • Sim, Y. W. and Crowder, R. (2004) Evaluation of an Approach to Expertise Finding. In: 5th International Conference on Practical Aspects of Knowledge Management, Vienna, Austria, Vienna, Austria. pp. 141-152.
  • Crowder, R., Sim, Y. W., Wills, G. and Greenough, R. (2001) A review of the benefits of using hypermedia manuals. In: Proceedings of the twelfth ACM conference on Hypertext and Hypermedia. pp. 245-6.
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