Staff Directory – Mechanical Engineering Technology

Wan Mohd Faizal Bin Wan Abd Rahim

Head of Department / Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • M. Eng. (Mechanical) (UM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. (Hons.) (Aerospace Engineering) (USM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Two Phase flow, Heat Transfer, Lean Manufacturing/Toyota Production System   

Research Interests: CFD, Thermal Energy

Email: wanmohd@unimap.edu.my

Dr. Azwan Iskandar Azmi

Deputy Dean (Academic & Research) / Senior Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • PhD in Mechanical Engineering (The University of Auckland, NZ)
  • M. Eng. Advanced Manufacturing Technology (UTM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Mechanical Engineering (Purdue University, USA)

Expertise: Machining of advanced materials

Research Interests: Machining; Composite materials; Tool wear

Email: azwaniskandar@unimap.edu.my

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nik Noriman Bin Zulkepli

Associate Professor

Academic Background:

  • PhD in Polymer Engineering (USM, Malaysia)
  • M. Sc. in Polymer Composites (USM, Malaysia)
  • B. Tech. Industrial Technology (USM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Polymer Engineering

Research Interests: Rubber, Plastic & Composites (Science & Technology); Advanced Materials

Email: niknoriman@unimap.edu.my

Dr Mohd Uzair Bin Mohd Rosli

Programme Chairperson (RY55-Machining) / Senior Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • PhD in Manufacturing System Engineering (UPM, Malaysia)
  • M. Eng. Manufacturing System Engineering (UPM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Manufacturing Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  • Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering Technology (JMTi, Malaysia)

Expertise: Manufacturing

Research Interests: Manufacturing System; Machining; Decision Making

Email: uzair@unimap.edu.my

 

Mohd Riduan Jamalludin

Programme Chairperson (RY56-Agricultural Systems) / Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • M. Eng. Mechanical Engineering (UTHM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Mechanical Engineering (UTHM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Membrane Technology

Research Interests: Agricultural waste utilization; Composite membrane; Water treatment

Email: riduanj@unimap.edu.my

 

Mohd Haidiezul Jamal b. Ab Hadi

Programme Chairperson (RY57-Product Development) / Lecturer

Academic Background:

  •      M. A. Automotive Design (Coventry,UK)
  •      Bachelor of Industrial Design (UPM,Malaysia)

Expertise:  Product Design and Development

Research Interests: Automotive Design; Additive  Manufacturing; Design Translation

Email: haidiezul@unimap.edu.my

Dr. Tan Soo Jin

Programme Chairperson (RY58 – Material Processing) / Senior Lecturer

Academic Background:

  •      PhD in Materials Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  •      B. Eng. Materials Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)

Expertise: Polymer Composites

Research Interests: Polymer Composites; Conductive Polymer; Biocomposites

Email: sjtan@unimap.edu.my

Prof. Dr. Zakaria bin Wahab

Professor

Academic Background:

  • PhD in Plant Physiology (Univ. of Bristol, UK)
  • M. Sc. (Crop Production & Physiology) (Iowa State Univ., USA)
  • M. Sc. (Agronomy) (Iowa State Univ., USA)
  • Diploma of Agriculture (Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia)

Expertise: Plant Nutrition

Research Interests: Crop Production & Physiology; Plant Nutrition; Abiotic Stress

Email: zakariawahab@unimap.edu.my

 

Assoc. Prof. Mohd. Salleh Bin Jaafar

Associate Professor

Academic Background:

  • M. Sc. Agricultural Engineering (Louisiana State University, USA)
  • B. Sc. Agricultural Engineering (Louisiana State University, USA)
  • Diploma in Agriculture (College of Agriculture Malaya, Malaysia)

Expertise: Agricultural Machinery

Research Interests: Agricultural Machinery Design; Engineering and Project Management; Occupational Safety and Health

Email: sallehjaafar@unimap.edu.my       

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri Abdullah

Associate Professor

Academic Background:

  • PhD in Materials Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  • M. Sc. Materials Engineering (USM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Civil Engineering (USM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Geopolymer

Research Interests: Construction Materials; Geopolymer; Advanced Materials

Email: mustafa_albakri@unimap.edu.my

Dr. Nik Mizamzul binti Mehat

Senior Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • PhD in Manufacturing Engineering (USM, Malaysia)
  • M. Sc. Manufacturing Engineering (USM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. (Hons.) Mechanical and Material Engineering (UKM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Plastic Injection Moulding

Research Interests: Plastic Processing; Optimization; Machining

Email: nikmizamzul@unimap.edu.my

 

Dr. Khor Chu Yee

Senior Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering (USM, Malaysia)
  • M. Sc. Mechanical Engineering (USM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. (Hons.) (USM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Electronic Packaging

Research Interests: Simulation and modelling; CFD; Electronic packaging

Email: cykhor@unimap.edu.my

 

Dr. Mohd Al-Hafiz Bin Mohd Nawi

Senior Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • Doctor of Engineering in Intelligent Structure and Mechanics Systems Engineering (Tokushima  University, Japan)
  • M. Eng. of Mechanical Engineering (Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. of Mechanical Engineering (Honours) (Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia)
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Politeknik Ungku Omar, Malaysia)

Expertise: Spray & Automization

Research Interests: Fluidization; Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD); Energy

Email: alhafiznawi@unimap.edu.my

 

Dr. Norshah Aizat bin Shuaib

Deputy Dean (Student Affairs & Alumni) / Senior Lecturer

Academic Background:

  •      PhD in Mechanical Engineering (University of Manchester, UK)
  •      M. Eng. Mechanical Engineering (University of Manchester, UK)

Expertise: Mechanical engineering

Research Interests: Recycling; Green manufacturing; Energy efficient

Email: norshahaizat@unimap.edu.my

Dr. Alaba Oladeji Araoyinbo

Senior Lecturer

Academic Background

  • PhD in Materials Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  • M. Sc. Materials Engineering (USM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. (UNILORIN, Nigeria)

Expertise: Corrosion Engineering

Research Interests: Corrosion; Anodization; Nanomaterials

Email: alaba@unimap.edu.my

Hazrin Jahidi Bin Jaafar

Lecturer

Academic Background

  • M. Sc. Material Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Mechanical Engineering (UiTM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Material and Corrosion

Research Interests: Nanomaterial; Corrosion Protection

Email: hazrinjahidi@unimap.edu.my

Muhammad Syamil b Zakaria

Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • M. Eng. Sc. Mechanical Engineering (UNSW, Australia)
  • B. Eng. (Hons.) Mechanical Engineering (UTP, Malaysia)

Expertise: Machining

Research Interests: Heat Transfer; Machining; Finite Element Modelling

Email: syamil@unimap.edu.my

Muhammad Firdhaus Bin Che Hassan

Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • M. Eng. (Manufacturing) (UM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. (Hons.) Manufacturing Engineering (Manufacturing Design) (UTeM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Engineering Design

Research Interests: Decision Making (TRIZ & ELECTRE); Product Design; Sports Technology

Email: firdhaus@unimap.edu.my

Dr. Norawanis Binti Abdul Razak

Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • PhD in Bioprocess Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  • M. Sc. Food Engineering (UPM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Food and Process Engineering (UPM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Post-harvest engineering

Research Interests: Post-harvest technology; Powder technology

Email: norawanis@unimap.edu.my

Ras Izzati Binti Ismail

Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • M. Sc. Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Management (University of Sheffield, UK)
  • B. Eng. (Agricultural and Biosystem) (Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia)

Expertise: Biomass and Energy Conversion Technology

Research Interests: Biomass Densification; Bioenergy

Email: rasizzati@unimap.edu.my

Lee Yit Leng

Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • M. Sc. Soil Fertility and Management (UPM, Malaysia)
  • B. Sc. Bioindustry (UPM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Soil fertility

Research Interests: Biochar; Plant; Soil Analysis

Email: yllee@unimap.edu.my

Nur Lailina Binti Makhtar

Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • M. Sc. Mechanisation and Automation in Agriculture (UPM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Biological and Agricultural Engineering (UPM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Automation in Agriculture

Research Interests: Automation in Agriculture

Email: lailina@unimap.edu.my

Mohamad Suhaimi Bin Shahrin

Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • Master of Design Technology (UiTM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Tech. Industrial Design (UniKL, Malaysia)
  • Diploma in Civil Engineering (Politeknik Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah, Malaysia)

Expertise: Industrial Design

Research Interests: Industrial Design; Ergonomics; Haptic Sensory

Email: suhaimishahrin@unimap.edu.my

Muhammad Ikman bin Ishak

Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • M. Eng. Biomedical Engineering (UTM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Mechanical Engineering (UTM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Finite Element Modelling (Simulation and Modelling)

Research Interests: Mechanics; Biomechanics; Implantology

Email: ikman@unimap.edu.my

Norsyahadah Binti Yeop Wasir

Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • Master of Design Technology (UiTM, Malaysia)
  • B. (Hons.) Industrial Design (UiTM, Malaysia)
  • Diploma in Industrial Design (UiTM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Design Technology & Art

Research Interests: Sustain Design-Environmental Relations; Product-Development and Management; Design-Entrepreneurship

Email: norsyahadah@unimap.edu.my

Wan Nur A’tiqah Binti Wan Draman

Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • Master of Innovation and Engineering Design (UPM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Product Design Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)

Expertise: Engineering Design

Research Interests: Engineering Design; Ergonomics

Email: wnatiqah@unimap.edu.my

Noor Diyana Binti Dahlan

Vocational Training Officer

Academic Background:

  • B. Eng. (Hons) Engineering Manufacturing (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Technology (Manufacturing) (Politeknik Seberang Perai, Malaysia)

Expertise: Manufacturing

Research Interests: Mechanical; Manufacturing; Quality

Email: diyanadahlan@unimap.edu.my

Nurul Razliana binti Abdul Razak

Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • M. Sc. Materials Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Metallurgical Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)

Expertise: Metallurgical Engineering

Research Interests: Solder & Soldering; Composite Materials; Metallurgy

Email: razliana@unimap.edu.my

Dr. Romisuhani Binti Ahmad

Fellow

Academic Background:

  • PhD. in Materials Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  • M.Sc. Materials Engineering
  • B. Sc. (Hons) Industrial Chemistry

Expertise: Material Engineering

Research Interests: Material; Geopolymer

Liyana Jamaludin

Vocational Training Officer

Academic Background:

  • B. Eng. (Hons) Materials Engineering

Expertise: Material Engineering

Research Interests: Material; Geopolymer

Email: liyanajamaludin@unimap.edu.my

Muhamad Qauyum Zawawi bin Ahamad Suffin

Vocational Training Officer

Academic Background:

  • B.Eng. (Hons.) Product Design Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)

Expertise: Product Design Engineering

Research Interests: Product Design Engineering, Manufacturing

Email: qauyum@unimap.edu.my

Muhamad Nur Bin Misbah

Vocational Training Officer

Academic Background:

  • M. Eng. Manufacturing System (UPM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Materials Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)

Expertise: Nanomaterials

Research Interests: Nanomaterials; Corrosions

Email: mnur@unimap.edu.my

Mohd Nurhilmi Bin Mohamad

Assistant Engineer

Academic Background:

  • Certificate of Electrical Technology (Kolej Komuniti Arau, Malaysia)

Email: mnurhilmi@unimap.edu.my

Masniezam Bin Ahmad

Fellow

Academic Background:

  • M. Sc. Mechanical Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Mechanical Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)

Expertise:  Impact mechanics

Research Interests: Crashworthiness analysis; sports mechanics

Alida Binti Abdullah

Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • M. Sc. Materials Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Materials Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)

Expertise: Materials Engineering

Research Interests: Geopolymer; Composite; Materials

Email: alida@unimap.edu.my

Noorina Hidayu Jamil

Lecturer

Academic Background:

  • M. Sc. (Mineral Resources Engineering) – Mineral Processing (USM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Mineral Recources Engineering (USM, Malaysia)

Expertise: Ceramic Processing; Extraction Process

Research Interests: Ceramic Processing; Extraction Process

Email: noorinahidayu@unimap.edu.my

Dr. Shamala a/p Ramasamy

Fellow

Academic Background:

  • PhD in Materials Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  • M. Eng. Polymer Engineering (USM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Materials Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)

Expertise: Geopolymer

Research Interests: Geopolymers; Coating; Rubber Technology

Dr. Mohammad Firdaus Bin Abu Hashim

Fellow

Academic Background:

  • PhD in Materials Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  • M. Sc. Materials Engineering (USM, Malaysia)
  • B. Eng. Materials Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)
  • Diploma in Metallurgical Engineering (UniMAP, Malaysia)

Expertise: Materials Engineering

Research Interests: Materials; Geopolymer; Metallurgy