Azremi Abdullah Al-Hadi (S’13 M’13 SM’14) was born on August 26, 1980 in Michigan, United States of America. He received the Master of Science degree in communication engineering from Birmingham University, United Kingdom in 2004 and the Doctor of Science in Technology degree from Aalto University, Finland in 2013. His current research interests include design and performance evaluation of multi-element antennas, mobile terminal antennas and their user interactions, and wireless propagation.

He is currently working as an Associate Professor and holds position as Dean of the School of Computer and Communication Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP). He has been with the school since 2002. He is active in volunteer work with IEEE Malaysia Section, acting as the Senior Member of IEEE, Vice Chair of the IEEE Antenna Propagation / Microwave Theory techniques / Electromagnetic Compatibility (AP/MTT/EMC) Malaysia Chapter and Counselor for the IEEE UniMAP Student Branch. He is the Chartered Engineer of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), UK and the member of the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM), Malaysia.

Dr. Azremi was the recipient of the Best Student Paper Award presented at the 5th Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference (LAPC 2009) and the CST University Publication Award in 2011.

Career History

  • Present2017


    School of Computer and Communication Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)

  • Present2016

    Associate Professor

    Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)

  • 20172014

    Deputy Dean

    Center for Graduate Studies, Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)

  • 20162010

    Senior Lecturer

    Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)

  • 20132012


    Aalto University, Finland

  • 20132008

    Study Leave

    Aalto University, Finland

  • 20082007

    Program Chairperson (Communication Engineering)

    Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)

  • 20102004

    University Lecturer

    Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)

  • 20042003

    Study Leave (Fellow)

    Birmingham University, United Kingdom

  • 20032002

    Vocational Training Officer

    Kolej Universiti Kejuruteraan Utara Malaysia (KUKUM)


  • D.Sc (Tech.) 2013

    Doctor of Science (Technology) in Radio Engineering

    Aalto University, Finland

  • M.Sc. 2004

    Master of Science in Communication Engineering

    University of Birmingham, UK

  • B.Eng. 2002

    Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronics

    University Science of Malaysia

Recognitions and Awards

  • 2017
    Young Scientist Award
    Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)
  • 2015
    Excellent Research Award
    Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)
  • 2015
    Research Exhibition Special Award
    Awarded by The National Research Council of Thailand on the occasion of 2015 Kaohsiung International Invention and Design Expo (KIDE 2015), Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 4-6 December 2015 for the product entitled ”Massive MIMO Terminal Antennas for Future 5G Applications”.
  • 2014
    Excellent Service Award
    Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)
  • 2011
    Excellent Research Award
    Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)
  • 2011
    University Publication Award
    Awarded by Computer Simulation Technology (CST) for publication entitled 'Setup and Results of Pyramidal Microwave Absorbers using Rice Husks', Progress in Electromagnetic Research (PIER), vol. 111. pp. 141-161, 2010.
  • 2009
    Best Student Paper Award
    'Five-Element Inverted-F Array Antenna for MIMO Communications and Radio Direction Finding on Mobile Terminal', in Proceedings of the Loughborough Antenna and Propagation Conference (LAPC 2009). Nov. 16-17, 2011, Loughborough, UK., pp. 557-560.
  • 2002
    Excellent Service Special Award
    Kolej Universiti Kejuruteraan Utara Malaysia (KUKUM)