Editor-in-Chief:

Professor Wahyu Kuntjoro – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
Fakulti Kejuruteraan Mekanikal,
Universiti Teknologi MARA,
40450 Shah Alam, Selangor.
Email: wkuntjoro@yahoo.com

 

EDITORIAL BOARD:

Professor Abdelmagid Salem Hamouda – Qatar University, Qatar
Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department,
College of Engineering – Building B09
Qatar University,
P.O. Box 2713, Doha-Qatar
Email: hamouda@qu.edu.qa

Professor Abdul Rahman Omar – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
Fakulti Kejuruteraan Mekanikal,
Universiti Teknologi MARA,
40450 Shah Alam, Selangor.
Email: aro@salam.uitm.edu.my

Professor Ahmad Azlan Mat Isa – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
Fakulti Kejuruteraan Mekanikal,
Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor.
Email: ahmadazlan@salam.uitm.edu.my

Professor Bernd Schwarze – University of Applied Science, Osnabrueck, Germany
Albrechstr. 30,
49076 Osnabrück,
Building AA / Space 0320
University of Applied Science,
Osnabrueck, Germany
Email: b.schwarze@hs-osnabrueck.de

Professor Bodo Heimann – Leibniz University of Hannover Germany
Leibniz University of Hannover
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Institute of Robotics
Applestr. 11, Germany
Email: bodo.heimann@imes.uni-hannover.de

Professor Darius Gnanaraj Solomon – Karunya University, India
School of Mechanical Engineering
VIT, Vellore
Tamil Nadu, India.
Email: dariusgnanaraj.s@vit.ac.in

Professor Essam E. Khalil – University of Cairo, Egypt
Faculty of Engineering,
Cairo University, Egypt.
Email: khalile1@asme.org

Professor Hazizan Md. Akil – Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
School of Materials & Mineral Resources Engineering,
Universiti Sains Malaysia,
14300, Nibong Tebal,
Penang, Malaysia.
Email: hazizan@usm.my

Professor Ichsan S. Putra – Bandung Institute of Technology, Indonesia
Faculty of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering,
Bandung Institute of Technology,
Labtek II, 2nd Floor
Ganesha Street No. 10
Bandung, 40132 Indonesia
Email: isp@aero.pau-ir.itb.ac.id

Professor Masahiro Ohka – Nagoya University, Japan
Department of Complex Systems Science,
Graduate School of Information Science,
Nagoya University,
Furo-cho Chikusa-ku Nagoya-shi,
Aichi-ken 464-8601, Japan
Email: ohka@is.nagoya-u.ac.jp

Professor Miroslaw L Wyszynski – University of Birmingham, UK
School of Merchanical Engineering
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston, Birmingham
B15 2TT, UK
Email: m.l.wyszynski@bham.ac.uk

Professor Mohd. Zulkifly Abdullah – Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
School of Mechanical Engineering,
Engineering Campus,
Universiti Sains Malaysia
14300 Nibong Tebal,
Pulau Pinang, Malaysia.
Email: mezul@usm.my

Professor Muhammad Azmi Ayub – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
Fakulti Kejuruteraan Mekanikal,
Universiti Teknologi MARA,
40450 Shah Alam, Selangor.
Email: muhammadayub@salam.uitm.edu.my

Professor Roslan Abd. Rahman – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering,
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia,
P.O.Box 791,
80990, Johor Bharu, Malaysia
Email: roslan@fkm.utm.my

Professor Salmiah Kasolang – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
Fakulti Kejuruteraan Mekanikal,
Universiti Teknologi MARA,
40450 Shah Alam, Selangor.
Email: salmiahk@salam.uitm.edu.my

Professor Shahrir Abdullah – Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Department of Mechanical & Materials Engineering,
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia,
43600 UKM Bangi, Selangor
Email: shahrir@ukm.edu.my

Professor Shahrum Abdullah – Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Department of Mechanical & Materials Engineering,
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia,
43600 UKM Bangi, Selangor
Email: shahrum@ukm.edu.my

Professor Wirachman Wisnoe – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
Fakulti Kejuruteraan Mekanikal,
Universiti Teknologi MARA,
40450 Shah Alam, Selangor.
Email: wira_wisnoe@salam.uitm.edu.my

Professor Xinkai Chen – Shibaura Institute of Technology, Japan
Department of Electronic and Information Systems
College of Systems Engineering and Sciences
Shibaura Institute of Technology
307 Fukasaku, Minuma-ku
Saitama-shi, Saitama 337-8570, Japan
Email: chen@sic.shibaura-it.ac.jp

Professor Yongtae Do – Daegu University, Korea
School of Electronic Engineering,
Daegu University,
Jinryang, Gyeongsan-City,
Gyeongbuk, 712-714,
South Korea
Email: ytdo@daegu.ac.kr

Dr. Yongki Go Tiauw Hiong – Florida Institute of Technology, USA
Mechanical Aerospace Engineering
F.W. Olin Engineering Complex, 241 Florida Institute of Technology
150 W. University Blvd
Melbourne, Florida 32901
Email: tgo@fit.edu

Dr. Mohd. Afian Omar – SIRIM Malaysia
Advanced Materials Research Center (AMREC), SIRIM Berhad,
Lot 34, Jln Hi Tech 2/3,
Kulim Hi tech Park,
09000 Kulim, Kedah
Email: afian@sirim.my

Dr. Vallliyappan David Natarajan – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
Fakulti Kejuruteraan Mekanikal,
Universiti Teknologi MARA,
40450 Shah Alam, Selangor.
Email: davidfkm@salam.uitm.edu.my

EDITORIAL EXECUTIVE:

  1. Dr. Mohd Hanif Mohd Ramli – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  2. Dr. Siti Mariam Abdul Rahman – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  3. Dr. Baljit Singh a/l Bathal Singh – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  4. Dr. Muhad Rozi Mat Nawi – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  5. Dr. Noor Azlina Mohd Salleh – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  6. Dr. Mohd Faizal Mohamad – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  7. Dr. Irnie Azlin Zakaria – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  8. Dr. Noor Ayuni bt. Che Zakaria – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  9. Rosnadiah Bahsan – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  10. Ahsana Aqilah Ahmad – Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia

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