Dr. Noorhan Abbas

Dr. Noorhan Abbas

Profile

Academic Standing

Abbas, N. and Policek, N. (2020) ‘Don’t be the same be better’: an exploratory study on police mobile technology resistance. Police Practice and Research: An International Journal.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/15614263.2020.1728271

Abbas, N., Atwell, E. and Al-Sulaiti, L. (2016) An Empirical Evaluation of 10 Arabic Optical Character Recognition Tools. International Journal of Computational Linguistics (IJCL), 7, pp. 1-14.

Al-Sulaiti, L, Abbas, N, Brierley, C et al. (2 more authors) (2016) Compilation of an Arabic Children’s Corpus. In: LREC 2016 Proceedings. LREC 2016: 10th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference, 23-28 May 2016, Portoro┼ż, Slovenia. ISBN 978-2-9517408-9-1.

Abbas, N. and Atwell, E. (2013) Annotating the Arabic Quran with a Classical Semantic Ontology, in: Proc. of WACL’2 2 nd Workshop on Arabic Corpus Linguistics, Lancaster University, UK, 22 July 2013.

N. Abbas, L. Aldhubai, H. Al-Khalifa, Z. Alqassem, E. Atwell, K. Dukes, M. Sawalha and A. Sharaf (2013) Unifying Linguistic Annotations and Ontologies for the Arabic Quran, in: Proc. of WACL’2 2 nd Workshop on Arabic Corpus Linguistics, Lancaster University, UK, 22 July 2013.

Sharaf, A, Atwell, E, Abbas, N (7 more authors) (2010) Arabic and Quranic Computational Linguistics Projects at the University of Leeds. Proceedings of the workshop of Increasing Arabic Contents on the Web.

Eric Atwell, Noorhan Abbas, Bayan Abu Shawar, Amal Alsaif, Latifa Al-Sulaiti, Andrew Roberts, Majdi Sawalha (2008) Mapping Middle Eastern and North African diasporas: Arabic corpus linguistics research at the University of Leeds. Proceedings of BRISMES Conference 2008.

Conference Presentations

Abbas, N. (2019) Technology Training: An Effective Tool to Enhance Inter-organisational Information Sharing. International Conference on Law Enforcement and Public Health in Edinburgh.

Abbas, N. (2019) “Champion Cops Hand-picked to Inspire”: An Exploratory Study in Technology Training. British Society of Criminology Conference in Lincoln.

Abbas, N. (2019) “Where is the F1 Button? An Action Research Study on Effective Technology Training Methods.” Research Student Conference, Lancaster.

Abbas, N. (2018) “Don’t be the same, be better’: An exploratory study on police mobile technology training. North-East Crime Network Research Conference in York.

Abbas, N. (2018) Mobile Technology Training: An exploratory study. British Society of Criminology Conference in Birmingham.

Abbas, N. (2017) High quality information is the oxygen of effective policing. Poster presented at: Doctoral Colloquium 2017. University of Cumbria, UK.

Abbas, N. (2016) Ways of Advancing the Use of Technology in Cumbria Constabulary to Improve their Efficiency. Poster presented at: Doctoral Colloquium 2016. University of Cumbria, UK.

PhD Dissertation

Abbas, N. (2020) Fit and appropriation model for training: An action research study to advance mobile technology training in police forces. Lancaster University.

https://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/144382/

MSc. Dissertation

Abbas, N. (2009) Quran 'Search for a Concept' Tool and Website. University of Leeds http://www.comp.leeds.ac.uk/research/pubs/theses/abbas.pdf

Qualifications

  • PhD in Technology and Policing, Lancaster University (2020)
  • MSc by Research in Computing, University of Leeds (2009)
  • BSc in Computer Science and Business Administration. American University in Cairo (1997)