Yasmin binti Yahya, Dr

Yasmin binti Yahya, Dr

HEAD OF SECTION/SENIOR LECTURER, INFORMATICS & ANALYTICS

Yasmin is a Head of Section in the Technical Foundation Section at Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Institute of Information Technology. She received a PhD degree in Information Technology at Universiti Kuala Lumpur (MIIT), master degree in Applied Statistics at University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur and Bachelor Degree in Mathematical Sciences at Lamar University, Texas, USA. She is actively involved in research relating to Modelling and Simulation and has published several papers in journals and international conferences.

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Yasmin is an established lecturer teaching subjects related to Mathematics and Statistics for Diploma and Degree level. Her research interests include mathematical modelling, simulation and multivariate analysis (regression, factor analysis, discriminant analysis, cluster analysis). She actively participate in  a few projects under UniKL short term research grant.

Research Areas

  • Modelling and Simulation
  • Multivariate Data Analysis
  • Engineering Mathematics

Selected Publications

  1. Yahya, Y., & Ismail, R. (2017, January). Computer simulation of tree mapping approach to project the future growth of forest. In Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Ubiquitous Information Management and Communication (p. 54). ACM.
  2. Yahya, Y., Mohd, N., Nazaruddin, N., & Sanusi, S. N. (2017). PREDICTIVE FACTORS OF DEPRESSION AMONG UNIVERSITY STUDENTS: A STUDY ON UNIVERSITY KUALA LUMPUR MALAYSIAN INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (UNIKLMIIT) STUDENTS. Religion, 2,0-5.
  3. Yahya, Y., & Ismail, R. (2016, January). Penetration of Sunlight in the Multilevel Crown: A Case Study in Tropical Rain Forest. In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Ubiquitous Information Management and Communication (p. 49). ACM.
  4. HARIS, N., YAHYA, Y., ABDULLAH, M., OTHMAN, A., & RAHMAN, F. (2016). A Decision Tree Approach for Predicting Students Entrepreneurial Intention. Sindh University Research Journal-SURJ (Science Series)48(4D).
  5. Mohd, N., Yahya, Y., Nazaruddin, N., & Sanusi, S. N. A. (2016). Assessing Stress Towards Depression Among Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Institute of Information Technology (UniKL MIIT) Students. Advanced Science Letters22(8), 1944-1947.
  6. Saaludin, Nurashikin, Suriyati Harun, Siti Zahariah Abdul Wahab, and Yasmin Yahya (2016). “Academic staff promotion in higher education by using Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP).” In AIP Conference Proceedings, edited by Nazrina Aziz, Jafri Zulkepli, Nazihah Ahmad, and Jastini Jamil, vol. 1782, no. 1, p. 040015. AIP Publishing, 2016.
  7. Saaludin, Nurashikin, Suriyati Harun, Siti Zahariah Abdul Wahab, and Yasmin Yahya (2016). A Multi-Criteria Decision Making for Non-academic Staff Promotion in Higher Education by Using Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP). Sindh University Research Journal-SURJ (Science Series)48(4D).
  8. Yahya, Y., & Ismail, R. (2015, January). Application of principal component analysis (PCA) in taxonomy research to derive plant functional types for use in dynamics models. In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Ubiquitous Information Management and Communication (p. 14). ACM.
  9. Harun, S., Yahya, Y., Saaludin, N., & Ahmad, W. S. C. W. (2015, January). Comparison of ordinary least square and mixed-effect regression models for estimation of tree diameter increment: a case study for dipterocarpacea in Siem Reap, Cambodia. In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Ubiquitous Information Management and Communication (p. 85). ACM.
  10. Yasmin Yahya, Jawahir Che Mustapha, Norhayati Ali, Siti Hajar Nasyari. Measuring Employee Engagement: A Way to Improve Constituency of Engaged Employees. MARA Educational and Training Journal; Vol.7; 2; December 2015, ISSN: 2229 8843. , 7(2) , 19-28
  11. Jawahir Che Mustapha, Yasmin Yahya, Norhayati Ali, Siti Hajar Nasyari.An Inter-Campus Study On Employee Engagement: Assessing The Level Of Employee Engagement In Private Higher Learning Institution. International Journal of Information Technology and Business Management 29th October 2015. Vol.42 No.1 , 42(1) , 36-43
  12. Saaludin, N., Yahya, Y., Harun, S., & Ahmad, W. S. C. W. (2014, January). Modeling individual tree diameter increment for dipterocarpaceae and non-dipterocarpaceae in tropical rainforest. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Ubiquitous Information Management and Communication (p. 89). ACM.
  13. Yahya, Y., Ismail, R., Vanna, S., & Saret, K. (2014, January). Using data mining techniques for predicting individual tree mortality in tropical rain forest: logistic regression and decision trees approach. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Ubiquitous Information Management and Communication (p. 91). ACM.
  14. Yahya, Y., Ismail, R., Vanna, S., & Saret, K. (2013). Modeling Individual-Tree Height Prediction for Semi-Evergreen Forest: MultilevelLinear Mixed Effect Model Approach. Journal of Research in Agriculture and Animal Science Volume1 ~ Issue 1 (2013) pp: 01-07. ISSN(Online) :2321-9459
  15. Yahya, Y., Ismail, R., Vanna, S., & Saret, K. (2012). Forest Growth Simulation: Tropical Rain Forest Stand Table Projection. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Journal of Mathematical, Computational, Physical, Electrical and Computer Engineering6(5), 606-611.