Research Member of Common Room, Kellogg College, University of Oxford, United Kingdom. Oct 2015 – Oct. 2016.


Post-doctoral researcher, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, University of Oxford, United Kingdom. Oct. 2014 – Oct. 2016.

  • Worked as part of a team of four to develop an algorithm to estimate the respiration rate from an electrocardiogram (ECG) and photoplethysmogram (PPG).
  • Assessed and formatted big patient datasets to a single data structure.
  • Responsible for the signal quality index (SQI) analysis of ECG and PPG of seven patient datasets.
  • Worked as part of a team of three to develop a customized Android-based open-source apps and medical record system in SMS-text Adherence Support project for hypertension and diabetes in resource-poor settings. The trial recruits 1065 participants from three locations in two countries (South Africa and Malawi).
  • Planned and organized a Machine Learning in Healthcare conference at Balliol College, University of Oxford.


Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Electronics and Information Systems Engineering Division, Gifu University, Gifu JAPAN. Apr 2008 – Mar 2011.

  •  Submitted a thesis entitled Two-phase Clocked Adiabatic Static CMOS Logic (2PASCL): Analysis, Application and Large Scale Integration (LSI) Implementation under the supervision of Dr. Yasuhiro Takahashi and Prof. Toshikazu Sekine.
  • Presented at twelve international conferences to audience of up to one hundred academicians.
  • Published two research articles in international journals.


Master of Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering Division, Gifu University, Gifu JAPAN. Apr 2005 – Mar 2008.

  • Wrote a thesis entitled Photoconductivity in Organic Trimethylphenylene-diamine Thin Film: Influences of O2 and N2 under the supervision of Prof. Koichi Shimakawa.
  • Published one research article in an international journal.
  • Presented at one international conference.

tokyou-thumb-380x380-6295Bachelor of Engineering, Information & Communication Engineering, The University of Tokyo, JAPAN. Apr 1996 – Mar 1998.

  • Analysis of the most effective electrode shape, laser power and focal point which can produce the most streamers.
  • Completed a thesis entitled Electrical Discharge Induced by YAG Laser supervised by Prof. Kunihiko Hidaka.

tokyou-thumb-380x380-6295 Science course, College of Arts & Science, The University of Tokyo, JAPAN. Apr 1994 –  Mar 1996.


Special Japanese Preparatory Programme, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA. Jun 1992 – Mar 1994



Secondary School,  Malay College Kuala Kangsar, Perak, MALAYSIA.  Jan 1987 – Dec 1991



Primary Schools, Sekolah Kebangsaan Haji Mahmud, Chemor, Perak, MALAYSIA. Jan. 1985 –  Nov. 1986 and Sekolah Rendah Kebangsaan Guru Nanak, Ipoh, Perak, MALAYSIA.  Jan 1981 – Dec 1984.


Short Courses Attended

  • WordPress
  • Licensed NLP Practitioner – NaviGo NLP
  • Train the Trainer – Human Resource Development Fund
  • Malaysia Young Scholars Leadership Program – Education Malaysia UK and Ireland
  • Building the Business – Said Business School, Univ of Oxford
  • Matlab, Concept of Statistics and LaTeX – IT Learning Programme, Univ of Oxford
  • Biomedical Signal Processing & Machine Learning – Institute Biomedical Engineering, Univ of Oxford
  • Skills Upgrading in Industrial Electronics – SEAMEO-VORTECH/Temasek Foundation
  • Problem Based Learning – AKEPT
  • Entrepreneurship – UKM/Stevens Ins. Tech
  • Code of Ethics/Engineering Management Practice/Safety and Health- IEM
  • Teaching and Learning in IHL/Fundamentals of Research and Publication -UKM
  • Engineering Accreditation Council pre-audit workshop -UKM
  • Interactive Lecture using Web 2.0 tools/Integration of Web 2.0 tools in Teaching and Learning- UKM
  • Induction Course -UKM
  • TRIZ Level 1 & 2 – problem solving method – UKM
  • Proactive Risk Management For Product Development and R&D – Preston Smith
  • Response Surface Methodology -Dr. Paul Mullenix
  • Semiconductor Process Engineering- Dr. Takeshi Tanaka
  • AutoCAD – Selangor HRDC
  • Developing New Products in Half The Time- Preston Smith
  • Statistical Process Control & Design of Experiment- Dr. Paul Mullenix
  • Control Plan Methodology- STATS ChipPAC
  • Preparing Process FMEA- AD Success Consulting
  • Observational Studies (a.k.a Multi Varies Studies)- Dr. Paul Mullenix
  • Fundamental of EMC Testing – Approaches and Testing
  • Credence ASL1000 Tester Programming and Maintenance-UST
  • RFIC Semiconductor Tester HP84000 User and Maintenance- Agilent
  • Eagle Semiconductor Tester Maintenance- Eagle
  • Steven Covey’s 7 Habits of A Highly Effective People
  • Gage Repeatability and Reproducibility- Unisem
  • Basic Air-conditioning Theory- Hitachi Limited
  • IDEAS 3D CAD graphic design system- Hitachi Limited
  • Inverter Circuit and Power Amplitude Modulation Control Circuit- Hitachi Limited