Researchers





  • Associate Professor Ir. Dr. Mahmud Iwan Solihin

    Areas of Interest:

    Artificial Intelligence-Machine learning
    Control engineering
    Data-driven spectroscopy
    Meta-heuristics optimization
    Mechatronics Systems
    Machine Learning
    Robotic and automation



  • Associate Professor Dr. Elango Natarajan

    Areas of Interest:

    Soft Robotics
    Spine Analysis
    Optimization of Machining Parameters
    Reinforced Composite
    Metal Matrix Composites and Polymer Matrix Composites

  • Associate Professor Dr. Ezutah Udoncy Olugu

    Areas of Interest:

    Operations Management
    Total Quality Management
    Industrial Ergonomics
    Sustainable Manufacturing
    Operations Research
    Manufacturing Process Optimization
    Tribology
    Sustainable Supply Chain management
    Plastic Recycling
    Performance Measurement & Improvement
    Quality & Reliability Engineering

  • Assistant Professor Eur Ing. Ts. Dr. Lim Wei Hong

    Areas of Interest:

    Computational Intelligence (Evolutionary Computation and Swarm Intelligence)
    Energy Manageent Optimization
    Digital Image Processing
    Electric Vehicle Charging Management
    Intelligent Machining Optimization

  • Assistant Professor Ir. Ts. Dr. Kiew Peck Loo

    Areas of Interest:

    Wastewater treatment (adsorption/coagulation-flocculation)
    Extraction of bioactive compounds
    Synthesis of bioplastics
    Waste utilization
    Exploitation of natural resources
    Wastewater treatment


  • Assistant Professor Ir. Dr. Kanesan A/L Muthusamy

    Areas of Interest:

    Overall Equipment Effectiveness and IoT
    Water filtration membrane design
    Operations Management
    Total Quality Management
    Engineering Management
    Safety, Health and Environmental Management


  • Assistant Professor Ts. Dr. Tan Mei Ching

    Areas of Interest:

    Adsorption (Removal of pollutants from wastewater)
    Extraction (Food components extraction)
    Ultrasound (Application as treatment)
    Food Engineering (Study on food properties such as aeration, rheology, textural)
    Ultrasonification
    Waste Treatment
    Food Unit Operation
    Bioplastic






  • Assistant Professor Dr. Cheok Choon Yoong

    Areas of Interest:

    Extraction of bioactive compounds from plant or fruit materials/agro-wastes
    Evaluation of food stability/shelf-life
    Investigation of natural colorant derived from plants/agro-wastes for practical food industry application
    Bio-adsorbent in waste water treatment
    Food processing
    Food stability/shelf-life
    Separation and Purification Techniques




  • Assistant Professor Dr. Mohamed Khan Afthab Ahamed Khan

    Areas of Interest:

    Robotics and Controls
    Medical Rehabilitation - Robotics and applications
    Power Electronics and Electric Drives - Design and harmonic analysis in converters and its integration with Induction motor drives.
    Analysis in converters and its integration with Induction motor drives.


  • Assistant Professor Dr. Ng Ching Yin

    Areas of Interest:

    Application of membrane separation
    Conversion of biomass/agro-waste into valuable products
    Water management in aquaculture
    Production of composite materials from bio-materials/biomass
    Value-added product from biomass/waste products
    Membrane technology

  • Assistant Professor Dr. Yeap Swee Pin

    Areas of Interest:

    Fabrication of Flexible Electronic Devices/Sensor with Composite Nanoparticles
    Colloidal Stability and Interfacial Interactions in Nanoparticle System
    Magnetic Nanoparticles and its Magnetophoresis Behavior
    Environmental Nanoremediation
    Nanoparticle Synthesis, Functionalization, Characterization, and Performance Evaluation
    Role of Environmental Media on the Fate and Transportation of Nanoparticles


  • Assistant Professor Ar. Chia Lin Lin

    Areas of Interest:

    Environmental Waste
    Demolition Waste: Reference to Masonry, Timber and Metal Elements
    Thermal Comfort Construction System
    Sustainable Design
    Architecture Education Pedagogy

  • Assistant Professor Teoh Chee Keong

    Areas of Interest:

    Architecture and Pedagogy (Community Architecture & Design Pedagogy )
    Cultural Studies ( Heritage Conservation & Urban Studies and Design )
    Problem-Based Learning

  • Ts. Dr. Farah Adilah Binti Jamaludin

    Areas of Interest:

    Polymer Insulator
    Electrical Insulation
    High Voltage Engineering
    Electrical Power System
    Insulation Coordination
    Lightning Protection

  • Dr. Chai Pui Vun

    Areas of Interest:

    Membrane Fabrication
    Nanomaterial & Nanoparticle Synthesis
    Wastewater treatment, adsorption
    Optimization-ANOVA, Box-Behnken
    Membrane Science, Technology and Design
    Sustainable and Green Technology
    Nanoscience and Technology

  • Dr. Chung Ying Tao

    Areas of Interest:

    Membrane separation technology
    Nanoparticles synthesis
    Adsorption study with agricultural waste

  • Dr. Jonathan Yong Chung Ee

    Areas of Interest:

    Container Port Planning
    Evacuation Modeling (Fire Safety)
    Operation Management (Agent-based Modeling)
    Queue Theory for Supply Chain Management

  • Dr. Jecksin Ooi

    Areas of Interest:

    Computer Aided Molecular Design (CAMD),
    Multi-objective optimization
    Product and Molecular Design
    Process system engineering
    Mathematical Modelling
    Decision Making

  • Dr. Lai Li Sze

    Areas of Interest:

    CO2 capture/separation
    Renewable energies
    Additive manufacturing
    Membrane technology
    Gas transport modeling
    Computational Fluid Dynamics simulation

  • Dr. Leong Hung Yang

    Areas of Interest:

    Internet of Things and Wireless Sensor Network
    Image Processing
    IC Packaging , Microelectronics and Material Science


  • Dr. Ng Jing Lin

    Areas of Interest:

    Sustainable Areas of Research
    Water Resources Engineering
    Hydrological Modelling
    Climate Change/ Meteorology
    Uncertainty Assessment of Hydrological Models
    Drought Forecasting

  • Dr. Ng Keng Khoon

    Areas of Interest:

    Architecture design
    Urban studies in Asia/Southeast Asia
    The politics of urban transformation
    Resilient urban planning & urban design
    Smart city concepts and technologies
    Housing policy


  • Dr. Nurudeen Yekeen

    Areas of Interest:

    Nanotechnology, Surfactant Technology, Unconventional resources, drilling, hydraulic fracturing, Carbon capture and CO2 Sequestration. Foam for EOR

  • Dr. Ruzaimah Binti Razman

    Areas of Interest:

    Sustainable Development
    Thermal Performance
    Green Construction
    Environmental Management

  • Dr. Sum Jing Yao

    Areas of Interest:

    Membrane technology
    Membrane for Wastewater Treatment
    Photocatalysis
    Membrane for Selective Separation
    Nanofiltration membrane
    Forward Osmosis

  • Dr. Taki Eddine Seghier

    Areas of Interest:

    Building Information Modelling (BIM)
    Sustainable Architecture
    Passive Buildings
    Building Performance Analysis and Simulation

  • Dr. Teng Kah Hou

    Areas of Interest:

    Fouling and Fouling Mitigation
    Fluid Mechanics
    Heat transfer to nanofluids
    Ansys Fluent
    Microwave
    Electromagnetic wave sensors
    Non-destructive testing and evaluation (NDT&E)
    CST/COMSOL Multiphysics

  • Dr. Thung Wei Eng

    Areas of Interest:

    Chemical Wastewater Treatment, Biological Wastewater Treatment, Dye containing Wastewater Treatment
    Microbial Fuel Cell, Photocatalytic Fuel Cell, Photovoltaic Fuel Cell
    Sustainable Energy Recovery, Renewable Energy, Green Technology
    Phytoremediation, Constructed Wetland


  • Dr. Zeety Binti Md Yusof

    Areas of Interest:

    Geotechnical Engineering,
    Soil Mechanic
    Soil Stabilization
    Peat/Soft soil stabilization
    Environment Geotechnics/ Geotechnical Sustainability

  • Dr. Zuliani Binti Zulkoffli

    Areas of Interest:

    Material Science
    Image Processing
    Embedded System (Arduino, Raspberry Pi)
    Machine Vision in Autonomous Vehicle & Machine Vision Applications
    Machine Learning in Android App Development

  • Ir. Ben Lee See Kim

    Areas of Interest:

    Construction Project Management
    Construction Contract Law
    Structural Engineering and Materials
    Occupation, Safety & Health

  • Ir. Bonavian Hasiholan

    Areas of Interest:

    Enhanced Oil Recovery (Chemical and Nanoparticle)
    CO2 Injection and Geo-sequestration
    CO2 Sequestration
    WAG, Chemical and Nanoparticle EOR
    Natural Gas Engineering and Transportation
    Oil and Gas Flow Assurance
    Reservoir Engineering and Simulation (BlackOil, Compositional, Thermal) with Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Artificial Neural Network (ANN)
    Integrated Production Modelling
    Static and Dynamic Reservoir Simulation

  • Ir. Fahri Heltha

    Areas of Interest:

    Automation & Control Engineering
    Fiber Laser Technology


  • Ahmad Nor Alifa Bin A. Razap

    Areas of Interest:

    Control Systems and Automation. The research on current trend on new controller that can be used in the process plant.
    Embedded System. The research on current trend on new embedded systems.
    Smart Agriculture. Apply artificial inteligent into agriculture field.


  • Anita Binti Abu Bakar

    Areas of Interest:

    Biofuel
    Biomass Production
    Environmental Remediation
    Renewable energy

  • Elhassan Mostafa Abdallah Mohammed

    Areas of Interest:

    Heavy Oil Production and flow assurance
    Paraffin and wax deposition challenges in oil fields
    Production from unconventional resources

  • Eryana Eiyda Binti Hussin

    Areas of Interest:

    RFID system for Metal object detection
    Antenna Design for RFID tag and reader
    Artifical Magnetic Conductor design for antenna ground plane

  • Farhana Binti Abdul Barri

    Areas of Interest:

    Enhanced oil recovery (EOR) using nanoparticles, surfactants derived from natural waste, polymers, Alkali-surfactant-polymer flooding, and Gemini surfactant.
    Use of graphene nanoparticle in improving well stimulation fluid properties.

  • Kalaiselvi A/P Aramugam

    Areas of Interest:

    Performance of an Insulator on High Voltage transmission lines
    Optimization techniques on corona ring designs
    Optimization of Insulator String
    Power System Analysis
    High Voltage Engineering

  • Manickam Ramasamy

    Areas of Interest:

    Renewable Energy
    Power Electronics
    Internet of Things
    Machine Learning
    Microcontroller based System Design

  • Ts. Ir. Mohd Fadhil Bin Majnis

    Areas of Interest:

    Process Modeling and Simulation
    Process Intensification
    Microfluidics system for photocatalytic degradation process
    Multiphase flow in Computational Fluid Dynamics
    Photocatalysis in Wastewater Treatment

  • Mohd Fauzi Bin Zanil

    Areas of Interest:

    Process System Engineering
    Artificial Intelligence
    Anearobic digester in biogas production
    HVAC technology for solar thermal solution
    Modelling and Control of Power Plant Retrofitted with Post Combustion Carbon Dioxide Capture Processes (PP-PCC).
    Production of Biohydrogen Gas in Microbial Electrolysis Cells Reactor.
    3-phase multi-level power inverter for PV grid connected system.
    Advanced Neuro-Fuzzy Modelling and Control for Nonlinear System.
    Simulation and Modelling of Hydrogen/Hydrocarbon Combustion.
    Advanced Neuro-Fuzzy Modelling and Control for pH Neutralization Pilot Plant.



  • Shahid Manzoor

    Areas of Interest:

    Wireless LAN and MAN technologies, wavelet packets based signal processing
    4G & 5 G mobile communication
    SNR estimation MIMO and Cooperative MIMO systems
    Adaptive Modulations in Cooperative systems​
    Interleaver and channel coding Security Communication systems
    Channel estimation in cooperative communication system
    Optimum OCR algorithm using Matlab



  • Taha Mohammed Jassam

    Areas of Interest:

    Concrete Structures
    Composite Structures
    Concrete Materials
    Nano Materials
    Seismic Response of Structures
    Finite Element Modeling of Structures
    Smart and Intelligent Structural Control System
    Seismic Hazard Assessment
    Structural Health Monitoring (SHM)

  • Tey Wah Yen

    Areas of Interest:

    Development and Implementation of advanced computational methods (FD/FV/FE/meshfree/IBM) for fluid flow problems and wave dynamics.
    Meshfree and finite element methods
    Applied Numerical Mathematics



  • Wan Zailah Wan Said

    Areas of Interest:

    Image Processing Technique using Machine Learning
    Artificial Intelligent & Soft Computing