ASSOC. PROF. DR. NURULFAJAR BIN ABD
CEng, MIET (Chartered Engineer)
Apple Distinguished Educators (ADE) 2017
Deputy Vice Chancellor (Student Affairs) Office
Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTeM)
76100 Durian Tunggal,
Nurulfajar serves as a faculty member of the Faculty of Electronics and Computer Engineering at the Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka. He earned a Master of Electrical Engineering in image processing (2002, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia) and Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (2000, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia). He obtained his PhD (Image and Video Processing) at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow in 2012.
At present, he teaches various electronics engineering subjects and courses in his affiliation for undergraduate and postgraduate levels. His subjects include Advanced Digital Signal Processing, Computer Vision and Pattern Recognitions, Data Structures, Multimedia Technology & Applications and Distributed & High Performance Computing. He was invited to Hochschule Hannover University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Germany in 2017 to teach Advanced Digital Signal Processing under Erasmus+ Program. He supervised 13 postgraduate students for their PhD and Master.
Previously, he administratively works as the Dean of the Faculty of Electronics and Computer Engineering (FKEKK) at UTeM (2015-2018), Deputy Dean (Academics) (2014-2015) and Head of Machine Learning and Signal Processing (MLSP) research group under the Centre for Telecommunication Research & Innovation (CeTRI). His research interests are 3D image processing, stereo vision and video processing. Now, he is appointed as the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Student Affairs) at UTeM.
He was recognized by Apple Inc. as one of the Apple Professional Development (APD) from 2014. And received Apple Distinguished Educator (ADE) Class 2017. He also awarded as one of the receipient Anugerah Perkhidmatan Cemerlang 2017 and Anugerah Inovasi e-Pembelajaran, Anugerah Akademik Universiti 2017. His work also received several medals such as Gold in e-Learning Carnival (2017), Silvers at National University Carnival on e-Learning (2015) and Expo Penyelidikan dan Inovasi (UTeMEX, 2015), also several awards in Innovation and Technology Competition (INOTEK). He actively involved in research works related with stereo computer vision, virtual and augmented reality. He also invited as consultant related with digital content development with UMK, UKM, INTEC and several MRSM.