Professor and the Chair,
Innovative Engineering Research Alliance,
Universiti Teknologi, Malaysia.
Dr. Abu Sahmah received his PhD degree from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) in 2004. He joined Faculty of Electrical Engineering, UTM in 1986 as an Assistant Lecturer. He has taught various subjects and worked on a variety of research projects in the field of Optical Fibers, Free Space Optic, Visible Free Space Optic and PLC, and Photonic Devices. With the expertise gained in Photonics Switching Devices, he has been working as a visiting researcher in Mesa Research Institute, University of Twente the Netherland Zen Photonics Inc. and ChemOptics Inc. both are in Korea and a visiting professor in Pusan National University of Koreaand City, University of Hong Kong. To date he has written more than 100 papers, which has been published in National and International Journals as well as in the conferences. He is presently a Professor and the Chair, Innovative Engineering Research Alliance, Universiti Teknologi, Malaysia.