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I received my Ph.D. degree from University of Portsmouth, U.K. in 2008. Currenty, I am a Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology (FCSIT), University of Malaya. I previously held research appointments at Universities of Ulster and Portsmouth, U.K., respectively.
In general, my research interests are computer vision, fuzzy qualitative reasoning and cognitive science; with a focus on image and video content analysis, human-robot interaction and biomedical image analysis.
I have been involved in various research projects supported by the University of Malaya Research Grant (UMRG), Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Exploratory Research Grant Scheme (ERGS), High Impact Research Grant (HiRG), national and international industrials and academic partners. I also served as the guest editor in International Journal of Uncertainty, Fuzziness and Knowledge-based Systems (IJUFKS), Information Sciences (INS) and Signal, Video and Image Processing (SVIP). I am the current chair for the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society (CIS) Malaysia chapter, the organising chair for the Asian Conference on Pattern Recognition (ACPR) in 2015, and general chair for the IEEE Visual Communications and Image Processing (VCIP) in 2013. I am a recipient of the Hitachi Research Fellowship in 2013 and the IET (Malaysia) Young Engineer award in 2010. I am a senior member of IEEE and a member of IET.