Academic Staff

ZAM02 Dr. Zulkurnain Abdul Malek

Director / Professor

Head of Division (Lightning Research and Safety)

Research interests: HV systems, overvoltage protection system & insulation co-ordination, measurement techniques, HV surge arresters, magnetic engineering.

Email: zulkurnain@utm.my

ZB Dr. Zolkafle Buntat

Associate Professor

Head of Division (Service, Consultancy and Training)

Research interests: Electrical discharges, ozone generation & application in industries i.e. water treatment, agriculture, medical treatment & food processing.

Email: zolkafle@utm.my

 MAMP Dr. Mohamed Afendi Mohamed Piah

Associate Professor 

Research interests: High voltage insulation diagnostic & co-ordination, partial discharges & surface tracking phenomena, polymer insulating materials, insulator condition monitoring.

Email: fendi@utm.my


NAA
Dr. Noor Azlinda Ahmad

Senior Lecturer

Quality Manager (Calibration)

Research interests: Lightning Characterization, Electromagnetic Field & Radio Frequency Emission

Email: noorazlinda@utm.my

ZA Dr. Zuraimy Adzis

Senior Lecturer

Quality Manager (Testing)

Research interests: EMC & EMI in High Voltage Systems, Lightning, Renewable Energy, Sustainability

Email: zuraimy@utm.my

MRME Dr. Mona Riza Mohd Esa

Senior Lecturer

Research interests:

Engineering science with specialization in atmospheric discharges, Electromagnetic field and lightning measurement, Signal processing specialization in temporal and wavelet characteristics of lightning flashes.

Email: monariza@utm.my

LKY

Ir. Dr. Lau Kwan Yiew

Senior Lecturer

Laboratory Head

Research interests: High voltage engineering, Dielectric materials and renewable energy systems

Email: kwanyiew@utm.my

 ZAN

Dr. Zulkarnain Ahmad Noorden

Senior Lecturer

Research interests: Energy storage technology (supercapacitor), Power equipment diagnosis & high voltage generation

Email: zulkarnain-an@utm.my

MHA

Dr. Mohd Hafizi Ahmad

Senior Lecturer

Head of Division  (Discharges, Dielectrics and Diagnostics) 

Research interests: High voltage insulation, Mathematical modelling, partial discharge, Water treeing, and electrical treeing phenomenon in polymeric-based, Microcomposites and nanocomposites insulating materials.

Email: mohdhafizi@utm.my

 

Previous Academic Staff

Dato-Prof.-Dr.-Ahmad-b.-Darus

Dato’ Prof. Dr. Ahmad Darus

Research interests:

High voltage engineering, performance of GIS system, vacuum insulation, surges, field studies.

 Prof Hussein

Prof. Dr. Hussein Ahmad

Research interests:

High voltage engineering, lightning protection and grounding systems.

 MMY

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd. Muhridza Yaacob

Research interests:

High voltage & high current, lightning effect on low voltage system.

 NBU Dr. Nouruddeen Bashir Umar

Research interests:

Insulation condition monitoring of power system equipment, New insulating materials for high voltage application, Renewable Energy

 MABS03 Dr. Muhammad Abu Bakar Sidik

Research interests:

Lightning protection & grounding system, Insulation contamination, Application of micro-controller in high voltage engineering, Development of application software in high voltage engineering.

NAM Ir. Dr. Nor Asiah Muhamad

Research interests: Condition monitoring of electrical equipment (partial discharge, polarization & de-polarization current measurement & dissolved gas analysis methods), new insulation material assessment.

 

YZA Dr. Yanuar Zulardiansyah Arief
Research interests: Partial discharge diagnostic technique on dielectric, degradation mechanism of polymeric insulation material, nanocomposite material.