Research

Research

Area of Interests

  • Mobile terminal antennas
  • Multi-element antenna system
  • Antenna performance evaluation and user interaction
  • Antenna measurement techniques
  • Diversity and Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) Systems
  • Mobile propagation

Research Grants

International Research Grants: € 26,440.00

  • Propagation and MIMO

    Propagation and MIMO

    Principle Researcher

    Travel grant award for European School of Antennas (ESoA) course, entitled “Propagation and MIMO”. Funded by the European Antennas Virtual Center of Excellence (VCE). June 2012. € 440.00.

  • Multi-antenna Structures for Radio Direction Finding and Communications: Design and User Interactions

    Multi-antenna Structures for Radio Direction Finding and Communications: Design and User Interactions

    Principle Researcher

    Ella and Georg Ehrnrooth Foundation Grant. May 2012. € 11,000.00.

  • High Performance Multi-antenna Solutions for Future Mobile Communication Systems

    High Performance Multi-antenna Solutions for Future Mobile Communication Systems

    Principle Researcher

    Ella and Georg Ehrnrooth Foundation Grant. May 2011. € 9,000.00.

  • High Performance Antenna Solutions for Future Mobile Communication Systems

    High Performance Antenna Solutions for Future Mobile Communication Systems

    Principle Researcher

    Ella and Georg Ehrnrooth Foundation Grant. May 2010. € 6,000.00.

Governmental Research Grants: RM 1,543,594.00

  • A Deployable Antenna System for CubeSat Applications

    A Deployable Antenna System for CubeSat Applications

    Co – Researcher

    Prototype Research Grant Scheme (PRGS) fund from Ministry of Education. RM 107,000.00

  • A Study of Microwave Excitation Localized Surface Plasmons (MLSPs) on Metallic Nanorods New Platform to Detect Asymptomatic (non-symptom) Cancerous Diseases

    A Study of Microwave Excitation Localized Surface Plasmons (MLSPs) on Metallic Nanorods New Platform to Detect Asymptomatic (non-symptom) Cancerous Diseases

    Co – Researcher

    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) fund from Ministry of Education. RM 120,200.00

  • A Fundamental Study on the Applicability using Flexible 3D Frequency Selective Surface for Structural Health Monitoring System

    A Fundamental Study on the Applicability using Flexible 3D Frequency Selective Surface for Structural Health Monitoring System

    Co – Researcher

    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) fund from Ministry of Education. RM 86,100.00

  • Fundamental Modeling and Characterization of Wearable Flexible Fluidic Antennas (WFFA) using Characteristic Modes

    Fundamental Modeling and Characterization of Wearable Flexible Fluidic Antennas (WFFA) using Characteristic Modes

    Co – Researcher

    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) fund from Ministry of Education. RM 60,400.00

  • Energy-Efficient Mobile Terminal Antennas for Green 5G Wireless Communication Networks

    Energy-Efficient Mobile Terminal Antennas for Green 5G Wireless Communication Networks

    Project Leader

    Sciencefund from Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation. RM 368,094.00

  • Fabrication of Hand-held Device For Symptomatic (before symptom appear) Microwave Imaging Lung Tumour Detection (MILTD) Using Microwave Inverse Scattering Nanomesh Technique (MISN)

    Fabrication of Hand-held Device For Symptomatic (before symptom appear) Microwave Imaging Lung Tumour Detection (MILTD) Using Microwave Inverse Scattering Nanomesh Technique (MISN)

    Co – Researcher

    Prototype Research Grant Scheme (PRGS) fund from Ministry of Education. RM 150,000.00.

  • Novel Decoupling Technique to Reduce Mutual Coupling in Multi-antenna Mobile Terminals for High Accuracy Localization

    Novel Decoupling Technique to Reduce Mutual Coupling in Multi-antenna Mobile Terminals for High Accuracy Localization

    Project Leader

    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) fund from Ministry of Education. RM 75,900.00.

  • Sensitivity Enhancement of Split-Ring-Array Responses using Mie-Nicolson-Ross-Weir Approach for High Speed Communications

    Sensitivity Enhancement of Split-Ring-Array Responses using Mie-Nicolson-Ross-Weir Approach for High Speed Communications

    Co – Researcher

    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) fund from Ministry of Education. RM 83,300.00.

  • A Study on Effect of Multilayer Ceramic Based Substrate to the Frequency Selection of a Tuned Circuit for Wireless Application

    A Study on Effect of Multilayer Ceramic Based Substrate to the Frequency Selection of a Tuned Circuit for Wireless Application

    Co – Researcher

    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) fund from Ministry of Education. RM 30,000.00.

  • A Study on Signal Amplification of Ceramic Based Interconnection for Wireless Application

    A Study on Signal Amplification of Ceramic Based Interconnection for Wireless Application

    Co – Researcher

    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) fund from Ministry of Education. RM 30,000.00.

  • A Correlation Study Utilising Novel Design Techniques and Distinct Materials Designed to Evaluate Folded Meander Line Microstrip Antennas

    A Correlation Study Utilising Novel Design Techniques and Distinct Materials Designed to Evaluate Folded Meander Line Microstrip Antennas

    Co – Researcher

    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) fund from Ministry of Education. RM 50,000.00

  • Design and Modeling an Extension of Smart Antenna (MIMO System) for Cellular Communications

    Design and Modeling an Extension of Smart Antenna (MIMO System) for Cellular Communications

    Co – Researcher

    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) fund from Ministry of Education. RM 13,500.00

  • Planar Inverted F Antenna Mechanism of Operation for Wireless Sensor Network Application

    Planar Inverted F Antenna Mechanism of Operation for Wireless Sensor Network Application

    Co – Researcher

    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) fund from Ministry of Education. RM 13,500.00

  • Design and Development of Microstrip Patch Array Antenna for WLAN Applications

    Design and Development of Microstrip Patch Array Antenna for WLAN Applications

    Project Leader

    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) fund from Ministry of Education. RM 13,500.00

  • Design and Development of a Portable Anechoic Chamber for Microwave Antenna Measurements

    Design and Development of a Portable Anechoic Chamber for Microwave Antenna Measurements

    Project Leader

    Sciencefund from Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation. RM 224,000.00

Industrial Research Grants: RM 188,589.47

  • CREST Grant

    CREST Grant

    Co - Researcher

    CREST industrial fund for research grant entitled ”Super Wi-Fi Utilization from TV White Space Spectrum (TVWS)”. RM 188,589.47

Institutional Research Grants: RM 75,000.00

  • Special Research Grant

    Special Research Grant

    Co - Researcher

    UniMAP Special Research Grant for research grant entitled ”Implementing Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in Construction Industry”. RM 45,000.00

  • Incentive Journal Grant

    Incentive Journal Grant

    Project Leader

    Incentive Grant from Universiti Malaysia Perlis, for journal published in 2013. RM 5,000.00.

  • Incentive Journal Grant

    Incentive Journal Grant

    Project Leader

    Incentive Grant from Universiti Malaysia Perlis, for journal published in 2011. RM 5,000.00.

  • Simulated Radar Emission Environment

    Simulated Radar Emission Environment

    Co – Researcher

    Short Term Grant fund from KUKUM. RM 20,000.00

Product-based Research Exhibition Award

International Exhibition Awards

  • 2015
    Massive MIMO Terminal Antennas for Future 5G Applications
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    KIDE Taiwan, Principle Researcher
  • 2015
    Keystroke Dynamics for Construction Industry: A Novel Technique to determine the Working Validity Period of Construction Workers
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    KIDE Taiwan, Co - Researcher
  • 2015
    Gender Recognition: A Novel Soft Biometric Trait for Keystroke Dynamics Biometric Systems
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    IWIS Poland, Co - Researcher
  • 2015
    8-CCE: 8-port Antenna for Future 5G Mobile Terminal
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    ITEX Malaysia, Principle Researcher
  • 2011
    1Antenna: A Novel Antenna for Wireless Applications
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    SIIF Korea, Co – Researcher
  • 2007
    Educational Antenna Training Set for Pattern Plotting and Analysis using Basic Antenna Shapes
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    ITEX Malaysia, Principle Researcher

National Exhibition Awards

  • 2009
    F2: A Novel Planar Inverted-F Antenna for Wireless Application
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    MTE, Co – Researcher
  • 2009
    1Antenna: A Novel Antenna for Wireless Applications
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    PeCIPTA, Co – Researcher
  • 2008
    A Compact Planar & Highly Efficient Antenna for WLAN Application
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    MTE, Principle Researcher
  • 2007
    Antenna Training Set using Basic Microstrip Antenna Shapes for Education Purposes
    PeCIPTA, Principle Researcher

Institutional Exhibition Awards

  • 2015
    A Wireless Remote Sitting Posture Monitoring System using Textile Sensors
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    UniMAP Expo, Co - Researcher
  • 2014
    8-CCE: 8-port Antenna for Future 5G Mobile Terminal
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    UniMAP Expo, Principle Researcher
  • 2009
    A Wideband Fractal PIFA for Wireless Communication Application
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    UniMAP Expo, Co – Researcher
  • 2009
    A Broadband Planar Inverted F Antenna for Outdoor WLAN Application
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    UniMAP Expo, Co – Researcher
  • 2008
    Smart Direction Finder using WLAN Antenna
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    PPKKP FYP Expo, Final Year Project Supervisor
  • 2008
    A Compact Planar & Highly Efficient Antenna for WLAN Application
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    UniMAP Expo, Principle Researcher
  • 2006
    Basic Microstrip Antenna Shapes for 3G/UMTS Wireless Application
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    KUKUM Expo, Principle Researcher