Prof. Rubiyah Yusof
Rubiyah Yusof is currently the Dean of Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Kuala Lumpur. She received her BSc. (Hons.) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from University of Loughborough, United Kingdom in 1983 and Masters Degree in Control Systems from Cranfield Inst. Of Tech., United Kingdom in 1986. She obtained her PhD in Control Systems from the University of Tokushima, Japan in 1994. Throughout her career as senior lecturer and researcher in UTM, she has been acknowledged for her many contributions in Artificial Intelligence, Process Control and Instrumentation design. She is recognized for her work in biometrics systems, such as Syariah Compliant Automated Chicken Processing System (Sycut), KenalMuka (Face Recognition System) and Signature Verification System which won both national and international awards. She also involved in smart living projects such as E-HOME and MyEV Universal Charger Network System and became head of project for related research grants such as Building Power Monitoring System, Intelligent Power Restoration System and Intelligent Transformer Fault Diagnosis System. She is the author of the book “Neuro-Control and its Applications” published by Springer Verlag, in 1995 which was translated to Russian in 2001. Rubiyah Yusof is a member of AI Society Malaysia, Instrumentation and Control Society Malaysia, and Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Malaysia.