Shadil Akimi Bin Zainal Abidin

Shadil Akimi Bin Zainal Abidin


Mr. Shadil Akimi Bin Zainal Abidin is a Senior Lecturer in the System and Networking section at Malaysian Institute of Information Technology (UniKL-MIIT). Prior to joining UniKL, his past experience in the IT field, involves him as a professional trainer, software engineer and maintenance engineer, just to name a few. In the research field, his interest is within the areas of (but not limited to) network security and communication networks.

Research Areas

Research interests include multivariate time series analysis, heuristic search, data clustering, and evolutionary computation. He has applied his research to a number of real world areas including Software Engineering, Bioinformatics and Health Care.

Selected Publications

Scott, M. , Counsell, S. , Lauria, S. , Swift, S. , et al. (2015) ‘Enhancing practice and achievement in introductory programming with a robot olympics’. IEEE Transactions on Education. pp. 1 – 6. Download publication

Sacchi, L. , Tucker, A. , Counsell, S. , Garway-Heath, D. and Swift, S. (2014) ‘Improving predictive models of glaucoma severity by incorporating quality indicators’. Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, 60 (2). pp. 103 – 112. doi: 10.1016/j.artmed.2013.12.002 Download publication