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Senior Assistant Professor of general Engineering

Pg Dr Mohammad Iskandar Bin Pg Hj Petra
Senior Assistant Professor of General Engineering (Manufacturing Systems)

Assistant Vice Chancellor (Academic Affairs)


  1. Office of Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
  2. Staff Room 1, CG-9, Ground Floor, Block C, Integrated Sciences Building


Education/Professional Qualifications

  • Ph.D in Biomedical Engineering, June 2007
  • M.(Sc) in Electronic and Electrical Engineering, December 2000
  • B(Eng) in Electronic and Electrical Engineering, July 1999

Teaching Areas

Mechatronics, Measurement and Instrumentation, and Engineering Design.

Current Research Activities

Cross cut between data analytics, energy, biomedical and IOT.

Sensors and Real Time Signal Processing: Hardware Implementation of Controller for Nonlinear Dynamic System, Hardwired Artificial Neural Network, Dynamic Tactile Sensing using Distributive Method.

Recent Publications

  • Sustainable energy towards air pollution and climate change mitigation
    AR Adedeji, F Zaini, S Mathew, L Dagar, MI Petra, LC De Silva
    Journal of Environmental Management 260, 109978 1 2020
  • Parametric Models for Predicting the Performance of Wind Turbines
    R Veena, SM Manuel, S Mathew, I Petra
    Materials Today: Proceedings 24, 1795-1803 2020
  • Automated trash collector design
    H Othman, MI Petra, LC De Silva, W Caesarendra
    Journal of Physics: Conference Series 1444 (1), 012040 2020
  • Visual data of facial expressions for automatic pain detection
    RA Virrey, CDS Liyanage, MIPH Petra, PE Abas
    Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation 61, 209-217, 2019

Future Projects

Research Profile (UBD expert):

Research Interests

Artificial Intelligence, Neural Network, Embedded Systems and Smart Sensors