Mo Saraee

Dr Mohamad (Mo) Saraee

Senior Lecturer in Data Mining & Bioinformatics, & Programme Leader, MSc DWBS (Databases & Web-Based Systems)

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Office Times

“Please contact me via email for an appointment”

Biography

I am a Senior Lecturer in Data Mining and Bioinformatics and the Programme Leader for MSc course (Databases and Web Based Systems). I hold a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Manchester. I am a member of Informatics Research Centre. I co-authored 4 book chapters, 23 research articles in leading ISI / International refereed journals, and 66 papers in IEEE and International conferences.

Teaching

I have been involved with or currently teaching one or more of the following modules:

  1. Advanced Databases and Oracle Cases (MSc)
  2. Business Intelligence (MSc)
  3. Web Semantic & Information Retrieval (MSc)
  4. Advanced Database Systems (BSc)
  5. Database Systems (BSc)
  6. Data Mining (MSc & BSc)
  7. Advanced E-Commerce (MSc)

Research Interests

My research interests are in the broad area of Intelligent Databases, Advanced Data types (Temporal, Spatial and Multimedia), Data Mining and Big Data (Theory and Applications), Actionable Knowledge Discovery, Bio and Medical informatics, Semantic Web and E-Commerce.

Qualifications and Memberships

BSc. BSc. Computer Science, School of Planning and Computer Applications, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran.

MSc. MSc. Computer Science, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming  82071, USA.

PhD. PhD  - Centre of Information Management (CRIM), Department of     Computation,  University of Manchester, Institute of Science and Technology, Manchester, UK,

Publications

Book Chapters:

  • Mohsen Mahmoudi Aznaveh, Hamidreza Mirzaei Roshan Emitis, Mohamad Saraee, “A New and Improved Skin Detection  Methods Using Vector Space”, in book  “Human-Computer Systems Interaction: Backgrounds and Applications”,  publisher: Springer Berlin / Heidelberg,  Book Series:  Advances in Soft Computing, Volume 60/2009, ISBN: 978-3-642-03201-1, October 2009. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-03202-8_37.
  • Sarah Moein, Mohammad Saraee,  Mahsa Moein  “Iris Disease Classifying Using a Neuro-Fuzzy Medical Diagnosis Machine”, in H. Wang et al. (Eds.): Advances in Soft Computing, publisher: Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, ISBN: 978-3-642-01215-0,  Vol. 56, pp. 359-368, 2009.
  • M. Hajiarbabi, J. Askari , S. Sadri., M. Saraee, “A New Linear Appearance-based Method in Face Recognition”, in X. Huang et al. (eds.)   “Advances in Communication Systems and Electrical Engineering”,  publisher: Springer US, Vol:4,  chapter 39, pp. 579-587, ISBN: 978-0-387-74937-2,  2008.

ISI and International Journals:

  • Bagheri, A & Saraee, M & Jong, F D 2013, 'Care more about customers: Unsupervised domain-independent aspect detection for sentiment analysis of customer reviews', Knowledge-Based Systems (Impact Factor 4.10), vol: 52, pp: 201-213. (ISI Journal)
  • Pirooz Shamsinejad Babki, Mohamad Saraee, Hendrik Blockeel, "Causality-based cost-effective action mining", Intelligent Data Analysis - An International Journal, (to appear) (ISI Journal)
  • Qudamah Quboa and Mohamad Saraee, “A State-of-the-art Survey on Semantic Web Mining”, Journal of Intelligent Information Management, January, 2013.
  • Narjes K. Habibi, Mohamad Saraee, Hassan Korbekandi, “Protein Contact Map Prediction Using Committee Machine Approach”, International Journal of Data Mining and Bioinformatics (IJDMB).  (to appear) (ISI Journal)
  • L. Hafezi, M. Saraee, and M. A. Montazeri, A New Method for Compressing Massive RFID Data to Achieve Efficient Mining International Journal of Computer Theory and Engineering (IJCTE), 4(5), October 2012, pp.692-696.
  • Pirooz Shamsinejad Babki, Mohamad Saraee, “A New Unsupervised Feature Selection Method for Text Clustering based on Genetic Algorithms”, Journal of Intelligent Information Journal of Intelligent Information Systems (27 July 2011), pp. 1-16. doi:10.1007/s10844-011-0172-5. (ISI Journal)
  • Azadeh Mohammadi , Mohamad Saraee , Mansoor Salehi, “Identification of Disease-Causing Genes Using Microarray Data Mining and Gene Ontology”, BMC Medical  Genomics Journal, 4:12, January 2011.  (ISI Journal)
  • Mohamad Saraee, Seyed Vahid Moosavi, Shabnam Rezapour, (2011) "Application of Self Organizing Map (SOM) to Model a Machining Process", Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, Vol. 22  Iss: 6, pp.818 – 830.
  • E. Barati, M.  Saraee, A. Mohammadi, N. Adibi and M. R. Ahmadzadeh, “Application of Data Mining Techniques in Skin Diseases Prediction:  A survey”, Journal of Selected Areas in Health Informatics (JSHI): March Edition, 2011.
  • Shiva Nadi, Mohamad  Saraee, Ayoub Bagheri and Mohamad Davarpanah-Jazi, “FARS: Fuzzy Ant based Recommender System for Web Users”, International Journal of Computer Science Issues”, vol: 8:1, January 2011.
  • Shiva Nadi, Mohammad Saraee, Ayoub Bagheri, “A Hybrid recommender System for Dynamic Web Users”, International Journal Multimedia and Image Processing (IJMIP), vol (1:1), March 2011.
  • Seyyed Taghi Adl, Arash Givchi, Mohamad Saraee, Amid Eshraghi, “Disordered Metabolic Evaluation in Renal Stone Recurrence”, Journal of Applied Computer Science & Mathematics, 11(5), pp. 64-68, November 2011.
  • Nasrin Kalanat, Pirooz Shamsinejad, Mohammad Saraee,  “Robust and Cost-Effective Approach for Discovering Action Rules”, International Journal of Machine Learning and Computing, , vol. 1, no. 4, pp. 325-331, October 2011.
  • Pirooz Shamsinejad, Mohammad Saraee,   “Mining Action Rules from Databases Using Bayesian Networks”, International Journal of  Machine Learning and Computing, IJMLC 2011 Vol.1(5): 528-533, 2011.
  • Mohammad Saraee, Azar Shahgholian, Parisa Mazrooei, “Social Networking Approach for Building Trust in E-commerce, Journal of Communication and Computer,  Vol. 6, 2010, pp. 49-53.
  • Mohammad Saraee, Azar Shahgholian, “Persian Text Categorisation, CSI Journal on Computer Science and Engineering, Vol. 8, No. 1 & 3 (a), 2010. In Persian
  • Afshin Shahlayi Moghadam, Ali Shalbafzadeh, Mohamad Saraee, “Better Classifiers for Credit Scoring: A Comparison Study between Self Organizing Maps (SOM) and Support Vector Machine (SVM)” WSEAS Transactions (International Journal of System Engineering Applications and Development, 19-274, March 2010.
  • A. Manzour, M. Saraee, A. Mirlohi, A. Javan, “Genome-wide Efficient Attribute Selection for Purely Epistatic Models via Shannon Entropy”, International Journal of Business Intelligence and Data Mining (IJBIDM), vol. (3:4), 2008, pp 390-408. ISI Journal
  • A. Bagheri, M. Akbarzadeh, M. Saraee, Finding Shortest Path with Learning Algorithms, the International Journal of Artificial Intelligence (IJAI), vol.1, No A08, Autumn 2008, pp. 86-95.
  • C. Tjortjis, M. Saraee, JA Keane, B. Theodoulidis, “Using T3 for Classifying Medical Data and Assisting Stroke Prediction”, The Journal of Methods of Information in Medicine, 2006, ISSN/ISBN: 0026-1270, pp.523-529. ISI Journal / Citation: 6
  • I. Liabotis, B. Theodoulidis and M. Saraee, “Similarity Queries in Time Series Databases Using Wavelets”, International Journal of Data Warehousing and Mining, volume (2/2) 2006. pp.55-81.  ISI Journal
  • Du x, Cruickshank JK, Saraee M, McNammee R., Sourbutts J, Summers A, Roberts N, Walton E, Holmes S. "Case-control study of stroke and the quality of hypertension control in North West England" The British Medical Journal (BMJ), vol. 314:272-276, January 1997. ISI Journal/  Citation: 119
  • Du x, Cruickshank JK, Sourbutts J, Summers A, Roberts N, Walton E, Holmes S, Saraee M, Theodoulidis B. "Prevalence, Treatment, Control and Awareness of High Blood Pressure among First-Ever Stroke Patients in Northwest England" , Journal of Hypertension, vol. 14, 1996 pp. s224ISI Journal.

IEEE and International Conferences:

  • Ayoub Bagheri and Mohamad Saraee, “Feature Selection Methods in Persian Sentiment Analysis”, 18th International Conference on Application of Natural Language to Information Systems (NLDB2013), 19-21, June 2013, Media City, UK.
  • Ayoub Bagheri and Mohamad Saraee, “An Unsupervised Aspect Detection Model for Sentiment Analysis of Reviews”, 18th International Conference on Application of Natural Language to Information Systems (NLDB2013), 19-21, June 2013, Media City, UK.
  • Ayoub Bagheri, Mohamad Saraee and Franciska de Jong,  “Aspect Detection in Sentiment Analysis using Latent Dirichlet Markov Allocation”, The Fifth European Conference on Intelligent Management Systems in Operations (IMSIO 5 2013), 3-4 July 2013, THINK LAB, University of Salford.
  • Susan Lomax and Sunil Vadera and Mohammed Saraee"A Multi-Armed Bandit Approach to Cost-Sensitive Decision Tree Learning", IEEE ICDM Workshop on Cost-Sensitive Data Mining, Brussels, Belgium, December 10 - 13, 2012.
  • Mohamad Saraee, Ayoub Bagheri, Mehdi Moghimi,  “Modelling of Batch Annealing Process Using Data Mining Techniques for Cold Rolled Steel Sheets,  workshop in Data Mining for Service and Maintenance, the 17th Annual ACM SIGKDD  Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining August 21-24, 2011, San Diego, USA.
  • Mohamad Mehdi Moqhimi and Mohamad Saraee, “A New Framework for Online Rule Threshold Adjustment in Intrusion Detection”,  The 2011 CSI International Symposium on Computer Science and Software  Engineering (CSSE-2011), June 15-16, 2011, Sharif University of Technology Tehran, Iran.
  • Pirooz Shamsinejad, Mohammad Saraee,   “Mining Action Rules from Databases Using Bayesian Networks”, 4th IEEE International Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology (IEEE ICCSIT 2011), June 10-12, 2011, Chengdu, China.
  • Nasrin Kalanat, Pirooz Shamsinejad, Mohammad Saraee,   “Discovering Cost-Effective Action Rules”, 4th IEEE International Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology (IEEE ICCSIT 2011),  June 10-12, 2011, Chengdu, China.
  • Leila Hafezi, Mohammad  Saraee, Mohamadali Montazeri,“A New Method for Compressing Massive RFID Data to Achieve Efficient Mining”, 4th IEEE International Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology (IEEE ICCSIT 2011), June 10-12, 2011, Chengdu, China.
  • Zahra Ehghaghi Kakoli, Mohamad Ali Nematbakhsh, Mohamad Saraee, “Examination of the Online Reputation Systems Problems and Provide Solution”, 13th IEEE Joint International Computer Science and Information Technology Conference (JICSIT 2011), Aug 20-22, 2011, Chongqing, China.
  • Shiva Nadi, Mohamad Saraee and Mohamad Davarpanah, "A Fuzzy Recommender System for Dynamic Patterns Recognition and Predicting Web Sites User’s Behavior", The 5th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions (ICITST-2010),  November 8-11, 2010, London, UK.
  • Pirooz Shamsinejad, Mohammad Saraee, Farid Sheikholeslam, “A New Path Planner for Autonomous Mobile Robots Based on Genetic Algorithm”, the 3rd IEEE International Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology (ICCSIT 2010), July 9-11 2010, Chengdu, China.
  • H. Taheri, H. R. Safavi, M. Saraee, N Afghari, “Data Mining Approaches on Discovering Knowledge for Decision Makers: Towards Sustainable Groundwater Resources Management, the IEEE International Conference on Advanced Management Science (IEEE ICAMS 2010), July 9-11, 2010, Chengdu, China.
  • Azar Fazel, Mohammad Saraee, Pirooz Shamsinejad, “Mining Time Series Data: Case of Predicting Consumption Patterns in Steel Industry”, the 2nd IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Mining (IEEE SEDM2010), 23-25 June, 2010, Chengdu, China.
  • Ibrar Hussain, Maria Irakleous, Mubashir Ashraf Siddiqi and Mohamad Saraee, “ Privacy-Preserving Data Mining in Peer to Peer Network", the Annual International Conference on Data Analysis, Data Quality & Metadata Management (DAMD 2010), 14-15 June 2010, Singapore.
  • Zahra Zamani, Mahmoud Pourmand, Mohammad Saraee, “Application of Data Mining in Traffic Management: Case of City of Isfahan”, the 2nd International Conference on Electronic Computer Technology (ICECT 2010), 7-10, May 2010, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • M. Imani, E. Pakizeh, M. Saraee, “An Effective & Novel Twins Removal Method for Evolutionary Algorithms”, The Tenth IASTED International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications (AIA 2010), February 15–17, 2010, Innsbruck, Austria.
  • Rahman Mansouri, Mohamad Saraee, Rasoul Amirfattahi, “Application of Data Mining in Predicting Cell Phones Subscribers Behaviour Employing the Contact Pattern”, The 2010 International Conference on Data Storage and Data Engineering (DSDE 2010), Bangalore, India, February 9-10, 2010.
  • Afshin Shahlayi Moghadam, Ali Shalbafzadeh, Mohamad Saraee, “Better Classifiers for Credit Scoring: A Comparison Study between Self Organizing Maps (SOM) and Support Vector Machine (SVM)”, The 3rd International Conference on Communications and Information Technology (CIT'09), Vouliagmeni Beach, Athens, Greece, December 29-31, 2009.
  • Hoda Memarzadeh, Mohammad Reza Khayyambashi and Mohamad Saraee,   “Extracting Temporal Rules From Medical Data”,  The 2009 International Conference on Computer Technology and Development (ICCTD 2009), Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
    November 13 - 15, 2009.
  • Alireza Kajabadi, Mohamad  Saraee, Sedighe Asgari “Medical Data Mining: A Case of Discovering Patterns in Cardiovascular Disease", The 3rd IEEE International Conference on Application of Information and Communication Technologies (AICT2009), Azerbaijan, Baku, 14-16 October 2009.
  • Arash Norouzzadeh, Ayoob Bagheri, Mohamad Saraee, “Fuzzy Adaptive Web search Personalisation”, The  2nd IEEE International Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology (ICCSIT 2009),  Beijing, China, 08-11 August 2009.
  • Mohamad Saraee, Syed Vahid Moosavi, Shabnam Rezapoor, “Application of Self Organizing Map to Model a Machining Process”. The 4th European Conference on Intelligent Management Systems in Operations, Salford, UK, 7-8 July, 2009.
  • Parvaneh Rezayat, Mohamad  Ghasemzadeh, Mojgan Shabanzade, Mohamad Saraee “Integrating Semantic Graphs into Association Rule Mining” The 14th International CSI Computer Conference (CSICC 2009), March 10-11, 2009, Amirkabir University of Technology , Tehran, Iran.
  • Ali Shalbafzadeh, Afshin Shahlayi Moghadam, Mohamad Saraee, ”The application of genetic algorithms in forecasting and evaluating credits bank clients “, 6th International Industrial Engineering Conference,  Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, February  18-19, 2009.
  • Narjes Khatoon Habibi and Mohammad  Saraee, "Protein Contact Map Prediction Based On an Ensemble Learning Method". International Conference on Computer Engineering and Technology (ICCET 2009), Singapore, 22-24, January 2009.                                                  
  • Mohammad  Saraee, Zahra Ehghaghi, Hoda Memarzade, Bahare Zibanezhad, “Applying Data Mining In Medical Data with Focus on Mortality Related to Accident in Children”, The 12th  IEEE International Multitopic Conference, Conquering the Horizons of Future Technology (IEEE INMIC 2008),  Bahria University,  Karachi, Pakistan, 23-24 December 2008.
  • Mohammad Saraee, Razieh Sadjady, “Optimizing Classification Techniques Using Genetic Programming Approach”, the 12th IEEE International Multitopic Conference, Conquering the Horizons of Future Technology (IEEE INMIC 2008), Bahria University, Karachi, Pakistan, 23-24 December 2008.
  • Azadeh Mohammadi, Mohammad Saraee, “Estimating Missing Value in Microarray Data Using Fuzzy Clustering and Gene Ontology”, IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (IEEE BIBM 2008), Philadelphia, PA, USA, November 7-9, 2008. / Citation: 3, DOI: 10.1109/BIBM.2008.71
  • Azar Shahgholian, Parisa Mazrooei, Mohammad Saraee, “Building Trust in E-commerce Using Social Networks approach”, The International Conference on “E-Commerce and Developing Countries (ECDC 08),  22 -23 October 2008,  Isfahan, Iran.
  • Narges Habibi, Kaveh Mahdaviani and Mohammad Saraee, “Mining Protein Primary Structure Data Using Committee Machines Approach to Predict Protein Contact Map”, The 4th IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies (IEEE-ICET-08),  Rawalpindi, Pakistan, 18-19 October 2008.
  • Azadeh Mohammadi, Mohammad Saraee, "Dealing with Missing Values Estimation",  The 4th IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies (IEEE-ICET-08),  Rawalpindi, Pakistan, 18-19 October 2008.
  • Azadeh Mohammadi, Mohammad Saraee, “Improving Gene Ranking Methods Using Fuzzy Clustering and Gene Ontology", International Conference of the European Molecular Biology Network (EMBnet), Martina Franca, Italy, September 18-20, 2008.
  • Mohsen Mahmoudi Aznaveh, Hamidreza Mirzaei, Emitis Roshan, Mohamad  Saraee, “A New and Improved  Skin Detection  Methods Using Vector Space” The IEEE Conference on Human System Interaction (HIS 2008),,  May 25-27, 2008, Krakow, Poland., DOI: 10.1109/HSI.2008.4581568
  • Z. Mahoor, M. Saraee,  M. Davarpanah Jazi, “Improvement of Association-based Gene Mapping Accuracy by Selecting High Rank Features”,  The 2008 International Conference on Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Genomics and Chemoinformatics (BCBGC-08), 7-10, July 2008, Orlando, FL, USA.
  • Kaveh Mahdaviani, Helga Maziar, Saeed Majidi, Mohammad Saraee,  "A Method to Resolve the Overfitting Problem in Recurrent Neural Networks for Prediction of Complex Systems' Behavior", IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence /  IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks  (IEEE-WCCI-IJCNN), June 1-6, 2008, Hong Kong, China. Citation: 5,DOI:  10.1109/IJCNN.2008.4634332
  • Saraee, M., Nikoofar, H., Manzour, A.,”Epistasy Search in Population-Based Gene Mapping Using Mutual Information”, The 7th IEEE International Symposium on Signal Processing and Information Technology – December 15-18, 2007 Cairo, EGYPT. Citation: 1, DOI:  10.1109/ISSPIT.2007.4458203
  • S. Khademolqorani , A.Z. Hamadani, M. Saraee , “Combining Logistic Regression and Decision Trees: An application to Industrial Steel Data”, The 37th   International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering,  Alexandria, Egypt,  October 20-23, 2007.
  • A. Manzour, M. Saraee, “Entropy-Based Epistasy Search in SNP Case-Control Studies”,  The 4th IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (FSKD'07), August 28-30 2007, Haikou, China. Citation: 3, DOI: 10.1109/FSKD.2007.272
  • M. Hajiarbabi, J. Askari, S. Sadri., M. Saraee, “The Evaluation of Camera Motion, Defocusing and Noise Immunity for Linear Appearance Based Methods in Face Recognition”, Proceedings of the World Congress on Engineering (WCE 2007), London, U.K., 2-4 July, 2007.
  • M. Hajiarbabi, J. Askari ,S. Sadri., M. Saraee ,”Face Recognition Using Discrete Cosine Transform Plus Linear Discriminant Analysis”, Proceedings of the World Congress on Engineering (WCE 2007), London, U.K., 2-4 July, 2007. doi= 10.1.1.149.3354&rep=rep1&type=pdf.
  • M. Saraee, J. Kerry, M. Lloyd, and C. Markey, “Analysis and Prediction of Road Accidents in the UK West Midlands Area A Data Mining Approach”, 3rd European Conference on Intelligent Management Systems in Operations, University of Salford, UK July 3-4, 2005.
  • M. Saraee and J. Aljibouri, “Mining XML Data: A Clustering Approach”, Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Data Mining (DMIN'05), June 20-23, 2005, Las Vegas, USA.
  • M. Saraee and S. Yamaner, “Mining GPS Logs to Augment Location Models” The Sixth International Conference on Data Mining, Text Mining and their Business Applications  May 25 – 27,  2005, Skiathos, Greece.
  • M. Saraee, N. Howard, C. Stent and E. Thompson, “Viability of Implementing Data Mining Algorithms as a Web Service”  Proceedings of the 2005 International Symposium on Web Services and Applications (ISWS'05). June 20-23, 2005, Las Vegas, USA.
  • M. Saraee and S. Khan “Data Mining Approach to Implement a Recommendation System for Electronic Tour Guides”, Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on e-Business, Enterprise Information Systems, e-Government, and Outsourcing (EEE'05). June 20-23, 2005, Las Vegas, USA.
  • M. Saraee, A. Waheed, S. Javed and J. Nigam, "Application of Data Mining in Medical Domain: Case of Cardiology Sickness Level”, Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Mathematics and Engineering Techniques in Medicine and Biological Sciences (METMBS'05). June 20-23, 2005, Las Vegas, USA,
  • M. Saraee, C. Edwards and A. Peers “Identifying Trends Concerning Computer Science Students with Dyslexia: A Data Mining Approach”, Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Computers for People with Special Needs (CPSN'05).  June 20-23, 2005, Las Vegas, USA.
  • M. Saraee, S. White and J. Eccleston, “A Data Mining Approach to Analysis and Prediction of Movie Ratings”, Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Data Mining, Text Mining and their Business Applications, 15-17 September 2004, Malaga, Spain, pp. 343-352 (ISBN: 1-85312-729-9).
  • M. Saraee and M. Al-Mejrab “One Scan is Enough: Optimising  Association Rules Mining”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Information and Knowledge Engineering,  June 21-24, 2004, Las Vegas, USA, pp. 491-495, (ISBN: 1-932415-27-0).
  • S. O’Shea, M. Saraee and S. Vadera, “A Web Based Management of References”, Proceedings of the 2004 International Research Conference on Innovations in Information Technology (IIT2004), Dubai, UAE, pp. 350-359.
  • M. Saraee, J. Kerry, M. Lloyd and C. Markey, “Data Mining Application: Case of Road Traffic Accidents in the UK West Midlands Area”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Machine Learning; Models, Technologies and Applications, June 2004, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, vol. 2, pp.1102-1108, (ISBN: 1-932415-32-7)
  • M. Saraee, S. Yamaner, M Dai and  D. Long, “Determining the Locations Visited by GPS Users: A Clustering Approach”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Imaging Science, Systems, and Technology, June 21-24, 2004, Las Vegas, USA, pp. 555-559, (ISBN: 1-932415-35-1)
  • M. Saraee and  T.R. Ritchings, “Medical Data Mining: Case of Cervical Cancer Screen”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Mathematics and Engineering Techniques in  Medicine and  Biological Sciences, June 21-24, 2004, Las Vegas,  USA, pp. 490-495, (ISBN: 1-932415-43-2)
  • E. Kapoutsis, B. Theodoulidis and M. Saraee, “SVM Categoriser: A Generic Categorization Tool Using Support Vector Machines”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Machine Learning; Models, Technologies and Applications, June 21-24, 2004, Las Vegas, USA, vol. 2, pp.1109-1113, (ISBN: 1-932415-32-7).  Citation: 3
  • Saraee M  and  Theodoulidis B, "Mining Knowledge in Train Scheduling Data", Proceedings of  the 2nd European Conference on Intelligent Management Systems in Operations, University of Salford, UK 3-4 July 2001, pp.142-152 (ISBN: 0-903440-25-3)
  • Saraee M, Koudourakis G and Theodoulidis B, "Pattern Discovery in Time-Oriented Data", Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Pattern Recognition(ICAPR 98), 23-25 November, 1998, Plymouth, England, pp. 415-424. (ISBN: 1-85233-078-3).
  • Saraee M, Koudourakis G, Theodoulidis B, "Easy Miner: Data Mining in Medical Databases", Proceedings of IEE Colloquium on Intelligent Methods in Healthcare and Medical Applications, October 20,1998, York, UK. Pp. 7/1-7/4. (Second in the list of Top 100 Documents Accessed, April  2005 reported by IEEE explore). Citation: 11, DOI: 10.1049/ic:19981038
  • Koudourakis G, Saraee M, Theodoulidis B, "Data Mining in Temporal Databases", Proceedings of Panhellenic Conference on New Information Technology, October 8-10, 1998, Athens, Greece, pp. 112-123.
  • Theodoulidis B, Saraee M, "Data Mining: “Towards Intelligent Information Management", Tutorial presented at the Panhellenic Conference on New Information Technology, October 8-10, 1998, Athens, Greece.
  • Du x, Cruickshank JK, Sourbutts J, Summers A, Roberts N, Walton E, Holmes S, Saraee M, Theodoulidis B. "Prevalence, Treatment, Control and Awareness of High Blood Pressure among First-Ever Stroke Patients in Northwest England" ,16th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Hypertension", 23-27 June 1996, Glasgow, UK.
  • Du x, Cruickshank JK, Saraee M, McNamee R, Hannaford O, Sourbutts J, Summers A, Roberts N, Walton E, Theodoulidis B. "Case_control Study of Stroke and Quality of Hypertension Control in Northwest of England”, The XIV International Scientific Meeting of the International Epidemiological Association, 27-29 August 1996, Nagoya, Japan
  • Du x, Cruickshank JK, Saraee M, Sourbutts J, Summers A, Roberts N, Walton E, Theodoulidis B. "A Study of Smoking, Alcohol and Social Class as Risk Factors for Stroke in Northwest of England",  The International Conference on Health, Environment and Development, 14-19 October 1996, Alexandria Egypt.
  • Saraee M, Theodoulidis B, "Knowledge Discovery in Temporal Databases: The Initial Step", Proceedings of the 4th International Conference and Workshops on Deductive and Object Oriented Database (DOOD'95) December 4-8, 1995, Singapore, pp. 17-22, (ISBN: 9971-62-418-4).
  • Saraee M, Theodoulidis B, "Knowledge Discovery in Temporal Databases", Proceedings of IEE Colloquium on Knowledge Discovery in Databases, February 1-2 1995, London, United Kingdom, pp. 1-4.  Citation: 13, DOI:10.1049/ic:19950112