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Int. Academic Qualifications

Obtained in 2021    

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Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN)  
(The National Energy University)                                                        


Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) 

2012 - 2018 (part-time)

Thesis Title 

The Robot Operating System (ROS) for agriculture robots and automated systems. 

ROS is an open-source platform for robots systems development. My PhD research focused on resolving the challenges of using ROS for outdoor agriculture robotics applications. The outcome of my PhD work included 5 papers, 1 patent (filed), and multiple innovation awards. Furthermore, part of my PhD work on ROS has been incorporated into the ROS online Training material 

Int. Islamic University Malaysia


Master of Science (MSc)

2003 - 2007 (part-time)

Bachelor of Engineering (BEng)

1997 - 2002 (one year off)


International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) is one of the leading International Universities of Malaysia, its vision is to establish knowledge and thought in all fields, but from an Islamic perspective, established and sponsored by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and the government of Malaysia, and Headquartered in Gombak, Malaysia. Ranked 7th in Malaysia, UIAM provides education in vast extensive fields over six campuses in Malaysia, that include Engineering, Law, Business, Medicine, Foundation studies, and language & tourism for nearly 25,000 students. UIAM's Engineering Program (Mechanical) is ranked #351-400 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.