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Sana Al-Azzawi
Sana Al-Azzawi

Sana Al-Azzawi

PhD Student
Luleå University of Technology
Machine Learning
Embedded Intelligent Systems LAB
Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering

Sana Sabah Al-azzawi is a Machine Learning Researcher, Ph.D. Candidate under the supervision of Professor Marcus Liwicki (Machine Learning Group at Luleå University of Technology, Sweden) .

Research interests: Automatic Data Augmentation, Natural Language processing.

Previously, she has worked as a Research Engineer at LTU for 2 years where she worked on different Artificial intellegent projects.

Sana has more than 10 years of teaching experience as a lecturer at different universities in the field of computer engineering and Artificial Intelligence.Throughout her career, she taught 12 subjects in computer engineering and Machine Learning,  two MOOCs with Futurelearn. She has an official trainer certificate (ToT) and she gave more than 10 small training courses for the employees.


Google scholar 


Conference paper

HaT5: Hate Language Identification using Text-to-Text Transfer Transformer (2022)

Sabry. S, Adewumi. T, Abid. N, Kovács. G, Liwicki. F, Liwicki. M
Part of: 2022 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN): Conference Proceedings, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2022
Conference paper

Innovative Education Approach Toward Active Distance Education: a Case Study in the Introduction to AI course (2022)

Al-Azzawi. S, Kovács. G, Mokayed. H, Chronéer. D, Liwicki. F, Liwicki. M
Part of: Conference Proceedings. The Future of Education 2022, 2022
Conference paper

Leveraging Sentiment Data for the Detection of Homophobic/Transphobic Content in a Multi-Task, Multi-Lingual Setting Using Transformers (2022)

Nilsson. F, Al-Azzawi. S, Kovács. G
Part of: FIRE 2022 Working Notes, s. 196-207, CEUR-WS, 2022
Conference paper

Småprat: DialoGPT for Natural Language Generation of Swedish Dialogue by Transfer Learning (2022)

Adewumi. O, Brännvall. R, Abid. N, Pahlavan. M, Sabah Sabry. S, Liwicki. F, et al.
Part of: Proceedings of the Northern Lights Deep Learning Workshop 2022, Septentrio Academic Publishing, 2022
Article in journal

HeadUp: A Low-Cost Solution for Tracking Head Movement of Children with Cerebral Palsy Using IMU (2021)

Al-Azzawi. S, Khaksar. S, Hadi. E, Agrawal. H, Murray. I
Sensors, Vol. 21, nr. 23