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Dr Xujuan Zhou

Dr Xujuan Zhou
Name Xujuan Zhou
Position Senior Lecturer (Information Systems)
Section School of Management and Enterprise
Office A524
Location Springfield Campus
Phone +61 7 3470 4625
Extension 4625
Qualifications BIT QUT , BIT(Hons) QUT , PhD QUT

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing not elsewhere classified ( 080199 )
  • Information Systems not elsewhere classified ( 080699 )
  • Pattern Recognition and Data Mining ( 080109 )

Research interests
Information retrieval/filtering, Machine learning and Data mining, Information systems and management, Recommender systems, Sentiment analysis, Business analytics, Health informatics, Social network analysis

Professional memberships
Member of International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Member of Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

USQ Research affiliations

  • Centre for Health, Informatics and Economic Research (CHIER)

Currently teaching courses/programs
CIS1101 Business Online
CIS5101 Management of Business Online
CIS2000 Systems Analysis and Design
CIS5200 Professional Skills for Systems Analysis

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
12 Years

Research most recent
1. Moloud A, Zomorodi-Moghadam M, Zhou, X, Gururajan R, Tao X, Barua PD and Gururajan R (2018) A new nested ensemble technique for automated diagnosis of breast cancer, Pattern Recognition Letters. 2018 Nov 4.
2. Dunn AD, Zhou X, Hudgins J, Arachi D, Mandl KD, Coiera E, Bourgeois FT, (2016) Impact of financial conflicts of interest on the production of narrative reviews of neuraminidase inhibitors, Journal of clinical epidemiology 80, 43-49.
3. Dunn AD, Leask J, Zhou X, Kenneth DM, Coiera E (2015) Associations between exposure to and expression of negative opinions about human papillomavirus vaccines on social media: an observational study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 17(6):e144 DOI: 10.2196/jmir.4343.

Research most notable
Research Grant
The Commonwealth Innovation Connections Grant A$97,487 in total – the project title is “Prediction of Cancer Recurrence Using Innovative Machine Learning Approaches”. The project commenced on 31 January 2017 and finished on 31 January 2018. This project has been successfully extended with second grant of A$97,502. Extended project commenced on 15 April 2018 and will finish on 15 April 2019.

Research Publications
1. Zhou X, Wang Y, Tsafnat G, Coiera E, Bourgeois FT, Dunn AD (2014) Citations alone are enough to predict favourable conclusions in reviews of neuraminidase inhibitors. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 68(1), 87-93.
2. Li Y, Zhou X, Bruza P, Xu Y, Lau R, (2012) A Two-stage Decision Model for Information Filtering, Decision Support System, 52(2012), p706-716.
3. Zhou X, Xu Y, Li Y, Jøang A., Cox C. (2012) The State-of-the-Art in Personalized Recommender Systems for Social Networking, Artificial Intelligence Review, 37(2), p119-132.

Publications in ePrints

Chauhan, Ummara Ahmed and Afzal, Muhammad Tanvir and Shahid, Abdul and Abdar, Moloud and Basiri, Mohammad Ehsan and Zhou, Xujuan (2020) A comprehensive analysis of adverb types for mining user sentiments on Amazon product reviews. World Wide Web. ISSN 1386-145X

Zhou, Xujuan and Gururajan, Raj and Li, Yuefeng and Venkataraman, Revathi and Tao, XiaohuiORCID: and Bargshady, GhazalaORCID: and Barua, Prabal D. and Kondalsamy-Chennakesavan, Srinivas (2020) A survey on text classification and its applications. Web Intelligence. pp. 1-12. ISSN 2405-6456

Nasarian, Elham and Abdar, Moloud and Fahami, Mohammad Amin and Alizadehsani, Roohallah and Hussain, Sadiq and Basiri, Mohammad Ehsan and Zomorodi-Moghadam, Mariam and Zhou, Xujuan and Plawiak, Pawel and Acharya, U. Rajendra and Tan, Ru-San and Sarrafzadegan, Nizal (2020) Association between work-related features and coronary artery disease: a heterogeneous hybrid feature selection integrated with balancing approach. Pattern Recognition Letters, 133. pp. 33-40. ISSN 0167-8655

Kok, Christopher and Jahmunah, V. and Oh, Shu Lih and Zhou, Xujuan and Gururajan, Raj and Tao, XiaohuiORCID: and Cheong, Kang Hao and Gururajan, Rashmi and Molinari, Filippo and Acharya, U. Rajendra (2020) Automated prediction of sepsis using temporal convolutional network. Computers in Biology and Medicine:103957. pp. 1-23. ISSN 0010-4825

Zia, Muahammad Bilal and Zhao, Juan Juan and Zhou, Xujuan and Xiao, Ning and Wang, Jiawen and Khan, Ammad (2020) Classification of malignant and benign lung nodule and prediction of image label class using multi-deep model. International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, 11 (3). pp. 35-41. ISSN 2158-107X

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing not elsewhere classified ( 080199 )
  • Information Systems not elsewhere classified ( 080699 )
  • Pattern Recognition and Data Mining ( 080109 )

Research topics