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Contact Info



Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology,

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak,

94300 Kota Samarahan,

Sarawak, Malaysia.



Phone                :  +6082583727

Faks                   :  +6082583764

Room Location  :   Study Leave.



Tan Ping Ping is currently the lecturer of Software Testing course.  Previously she had taught the course IT Project Management.   Her research interest is in the area of statistical machine translation.  Her  previous  teaching  experience  includes  tutoring  for  Data  Structures  and Algorithms, Introduction to Programming, Operating Systems, System Analysis and Design, Multimedia  Programming  and  Linear  Algebra  courses  at  the  undergraduate  level  in UNIMAS.


She had undergone Infosys Campus Connect Foundation Programme. She holds an International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB) Certified Tester: Foundation Level certificate.    Previously, she was working as an Application Consultant with IFCA Consulting (Sarawak) Sdn. Bhd., a MSC status company.  She enjoys running and had ran in numerous half marathons and local charity runs. 


·         :: Master of Science (Information Technology), Universiti Malaysia Sarawak 2009

:: Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) in Software Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak 2003

Current Research Activities

·         :: Mobile Application Testing Model

:: Testing for Assistive Technology

Recent Publications

·          :: Tan, P.P., Sharbini, H., Wee, B.L., Tan, V.W.M. & Julaihi, A.A. (2012). Designing A Mobile Application Testing Model. International Conference on Computing, Networking and Digital Technologies, Sanad, Bahrain, 11-13 Nov, 2012 . ISBN: 978-0-9853483-2-8 ©2012 SDIWC. pp. 104 - 109


:: Tan, P.P., Kulathuramaiyer, N. & Julaihi, A.A.  (2011). Semantic Characterisation  : Knowledge Discovery for Training Set. 3rd International Conference on Information and Multimedia Technology. Dubai, UAE, 28-30 Dec, 2011.

:: Tan, P.P.,  Sharbini,  H.,  Chiu,  P.C.  &  Julaihi,  A.A (2011).  Integration  of  Cultural Dimensions in Software Localisation Testing of Assistive Technology for Deaf Children. 5th   Malaysia  Conference  on  Software  Engineering,13-14  Dec,    2011. IEEE.

:: Yeo, A.W., Chiu, P.C., Lim, T.Y., Tan, P.P., Lim, T. and Hussein, I. (2011) Usability in Malaysia. Human-Computer Interaction Series, Springer.

:: Tan, P.P., Po-Chan Chiu, Alvin W. Yeo and Amelia Jati. (2010). Assistive Technology to Promote Disability Development - The Sarawak Perspective. International Conference on the Perspective On Inclusive Development: Embracing Diversity And Creating Disability - Sensitive Communities. Malaysia

:: Alvin W. Yeo, Edwin Mit, Po-Chan Chiu, Jane Labadin and Ping-Ping Tan (2010). Cultural  Modelling  for  Remote  and  Rural  Communities.  Proceedings  of  the  Third International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE). (17-20 July, Miami, USA).

:: Tan, P. P. (2009). LSI-Based Semantic Characterisation for ATC. (Unpublished master thesis). Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Malaysia.

:: Rahman, K.A.A.A., Tan, P. P., Nuha, L. & Azlina, A. J.  (2008) A Survey of the Effectiveness Ergonomics Education to the Industries in Malaysia, 5th CybErg 2008: Proceedings  of  the  Fifth  International  Cyberspace  Conference  on  Ergonomics, 15 September - 15 October, 2008

:: Tan, P. P. & Kulathuramaiyer, N. (2005) Latent Semantic Indexing for Training Set Reduction Conference Paper Categorisation, 4th International Conference on Information Technology in Asia, Malaysia

:: Bong. C. H., Narayanan K. and Tan P. P. (2003) Text Mining Workbench, Poster Paper in IPTA Research and Development Exhibition and Conference, Malaysia. 


Consultancy Work

:: Akademi Kastam Diraja Malaysia (February 2009)

Other Responsibilities

:: Secretary ,2010 UNIMAS Deployment Team, Infosys Campus Connect Programme Batch 4

:: Trainer, 2010 Infosys Campus Connect Programme Foundation Level

:: Head of 2011 CITA Workshop Committee

:: Facilitator: Kursus Ketrampilan Diri [Soft skills] (2010-curent)

:: Organising Team Member: 2012 Sarawak Software Quality Symposium

:: Committee Member: 2013 CITA Social & Souvenir Committee

Undergraduate Supervision for :


:: Tan Chen Wei (Questions Bank System For TMX Courses)

:: Vikki Tan (AfterOffice Instant Messenger)


:: Lai Ting Ting (Clothing Management Application - “MyCloths”)


:: Service Excellence Award, 2010

:: Best Assistant Instructor Award, FSKTM 2008

:: Best Assistant Instructor Award, FSKTM 2007


Tan Ping Ping