He is a lecturer at Informatics Engineering, UIN Sultan Syarif Kasim, a state university in Riau, Indonesia. He currently pursuing Ph.D. from Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan. His researches was in information retrieval, computer networks and image processing. He recently learns about natural language processing, and in the work of Semantic Textual Similarity research for various applications.


B.Eng.2000 from School of Electrical and Informatics Engineering, Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), Indonesia
M.Sc.(M.Kom)2009 from Computer Science, University of Indonesia (UI), Indonesia
Ph.D candidate2014 - ... at Computational Intelligence and System Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan.


2017 - ...Community Question Answering task of SemEval 2017
2016 - 2017Interpretable Semantic Textual Similarity task of SemEval 2016
2014 - 2016Text Alignment subtask of Plagiarism Detection
2011 - 2013Qur'an Retrieval, a search engine for Qur'anic translation in English and Bahasa Indonesia


2017UINSUSKA-TiTech at SemEval-2017 Task 3: Exploiting Word Importance Levels for Similarity Features for CQA
Surya Agustian, Hiroya Takamura
International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval) 2017, Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) 2017
2014Algoritma Sieve of Eratosthenes Paralel Berbasis MPI pada Sistem Komputasi Paralel In-Grid
K Maykada Harjono, Surya Agustian
Konferensi Nasional Sistem Informasi (KNSI) 2014
2013Sistem Qur'an Retrieval Terjemahan Bahasa Indonesia Berbasis Web dengan Reorganisasi Korpus
Surya Agustian, Imelda S. Wulandari
Konferensi Nasional Sistem Informasi (KNSI) 2013
2012Aplikasi Mobile Learning Berbasis Moodle Pada Platform Android
Thio Pratama Putra, Suwanto Sanjaya, Surya Agustian
Konferensi Nasional Sistem Informasi (KNSI) 2012
2010Enhanced Fuzzy Method for Noise Reduction of Color Image
M. Rahmat Widyanto and Surya Agustian
Asian Journal of Information Technology Vol.9 (4) 2010, pp218-230
2009A Fuzzy Low-Pass Filter for Image Noise Reduction
Surya Agustian and M. Rahmat Widyanto
Iternational Conference of ICTS 2009
2009Low-cost Highly-interoperable Multiplatform Campus Network: Experience of YARSI University
Surya Agustian, Sandra Permana, Salman T. Pratista, Iswandi, Sarifu Adam
Iternational Conference of Rural ICT (r-ICT) 2009


2011-2013Qur'an Retrieval
Project Leader: Surya Agustian
Team member: Rizqa Raaiqa Bintana, Syarif Hidayatullah, Agung Sucipto