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Contact Info



Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology,

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak,

94300 Kota Samarahan,

Sarawak, Malaysia.



Phone                :  +6082583767

Faks                   :  +6082583764

Room Location  :   Admin Office, 3rd Floor, Block A.




Johari Abdullah is currently serving as a senior lecturer at the Faculty of Computer Science & IT, UNIMAS, Sarawak. He received his Bachelor of Computer Science (Networking) from Universiti Putra Malaysia, his Master of IT from Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, and has recently completed his PHD study at Newcastle University (UK). His research interest involves Trusted Web Services, Open Source Software and Services, Web-based application and services, and Computational Thinking.


:: Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching and Learning, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Sarawak 2006

:: Master  in  IT, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, 2003

:: Bachelor Computer Science (Honours) (Network), Universiti Putra Malaysia, 2001

Current Research Activities

·          Fundamental Research Grant Scheme

:: Intelligent Event Correlation for  End-to-End Internet Performance Monitoring - (Position: Project Leader) 

:: A Lightweight Data Hovering Algorithm for Information Discovery in Vehicular Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks  - (Position: Project Member) 

:: Social Based Neighbor Selection Protocol for Data Dissemination in Opportunistic Networks - (Position: Project Member) 

Short Term Grant (Completed)

:: Computerized Automotive Technology Reconfiguration System For Reverse Engineering and Mass Customization (CATER)(Project Member) AP Dr Wang Y C, AP Narayanan Kulathuramaiyer, Dr Alvin Yeo, Dr Tan C E, Dr Edwin Mit, Mohd Johan, CHiew Kang Leng, Wang Hui Hui. EU 6th Framework Grant

:: Efficient Routing for Data Aggregation in Wireless Sensor Network to Minimize Energy Consumption  (UNIMAS Fundamental Research Grant). (Position: Project Member)

:: Thin client technology for Rural ICT (UNIMAS Top Down Research Grant) (Position: Project Leader) 

:: Speeding Up String Matching Algorithm using Grid Computing (UNIMAS Short Term Research Grant) (Position: Project Leader)

:: Integrating Learning Capabilities In Network Appliances (Position: Group Member)

Recent Publications

·      :: Johari Abdullah and Aad van Moorsel. Uncertainty and Uncertainty Tolerance in Service Provisioning.  Journal of Internet Services and Information Security (JISIS), 1(4):89109, 11 2011.

:: Johari Abdullah and Aad van Moorsel.  Uncertainty and Uncertainty Tolerance in Service Provisioning. INTRUSO2011 (1st INternational Workshop on TRUstworthy Service-Oriented Computing.  Copenhagen, June 27-28, 2011, Technical University of Denmark.

:: Johari Abdullah, Mohd Nazri Khairuddin, “EMERGING TECHNOLOGY FOR EDUCATION: ADOPTING WEB 2.0 FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSE”, 2006. Prosiding Konvensyen Teknologi Pendidikan ke-19, Langkawi.

:: Johari Abdullah,  Hu Kwong Liik, “Performance Evaluation of Netsync Protocol in Monotone, a Software Configuration Management Tool”. 2005. Conference in IT Asia, Kuching.

:: Azman Bujang Masli, Johari Abdullah,  “The preliminary study of open source software re-engineering: An experience report”. 2005. Software Engineering Symposium.

:: Halikul Lenando, Johari Abdullah,, Mohamad Nazim Jambli. “Messaging Services Framework for Networked Appliances with Learning Capabilities”. ROVISP 2005. International Conference on Robotics, Vision, Information, and Signal Processing.

:: Awg. Iskandar D.N, Johari Abdullah,, Zen K., “Web-based Assessment System for IT Placement Test”. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Informatics (Informatics 2004). Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, July 2004.

Consultancy Work

:: Assessment on The Impact of the Universal Service Provision - (Agency: MCMC, Project Leader, Status: completed)

:: Education Consultation: Teaching at Telekom Training College (PSD2033 Multimedia Programming Using Java)

Other Responsibilities

       University Responsibilities:

:: Chairperson Liaison Officer UNIMAS Convocation 2002

:: UNIMAS MAKSAK Tennis Team 2002

Faculty Responsibilities:

:: Head of Examination Unit FCSIT - June 2013 - current

:: Dean, Faculty of Computer Science & IT - 1st Oct 2006 – 30th Sept 2008

:: Deputy Dean (Undergraduate & Student Development), Faculty of Computer Science & IT - 1st Oct 2005 – 30th Sept 2006

:: Head of Network Computing Program, Faculty of Computer Science & IT - 1st March 2004 – 30 Sept 2005

:: Soft Skill Module Facilitator

Postgraduate Advicees for:

Undergraduate Final Year Project:

:: FCSIT Wireless Hotspot

:: Automated Download and Installation of Operating System through LAN (Local Area Network)

:: Implementation of Grid Computing Infrastructure

:: Secure e-Medical Record System

:: Secure Staff Movement System

:: Internet Quota Management System

:: Internet Traffic Monitoring System

Postgraduate Advanced Project:

:: Enhancement of Concurrent Versions System (CVS) to support multisite repositories’ replication using net sync protocol.


·          :: 1st place Winner for the Maxis Mobile Application Competition 2008, acts as group mentor to two students from FCSIT, UNIMAS.

:: Anugerah Perkhidmatan Cemerlang UNIMAS (2006)

:: Anugerah Perkhidmatan Cemerlang UNIMAS (2005)

:: Anugerah Perkhidmatan Cemerlang UNIMAS (2004)


Johari Abdullah