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        Prof. Ir. Dr. Sevia Mahdaliza Idrus 
           PhD(Warwick), MEE(UTM), BEE(UTM), SMIEEE, MOSA.

         Deputy Dean (Development & Alumni),                     Faculty of Engineering,  Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 81310,Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.            Contact: +607-5558437/sevia@utm.my

Head of Optical Communication System and Device iKohza (Odesy iKohza), Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology, UTM.

Member of Lightwave Communication Research Group, School Of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, UTM.

          Guest Professor, Osaka Prefecture University, Osaka, Japan. 27Oct-11Nov 2011.

Professor Ir Dr Sevia Mahdaliza Idrus is the Deputy Dean (Development & Alumni), Faculty of Engineering, UTM and Head of iKohza Odesy of Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology, UTM.  She received her Bachelor in Electrical Engineering in 1998 and Master in Engineering Management in 1999, both from UTM. She obtained her Ph.D in 2004 from the University of Warwick, United Kingdom in optical communication engineering. She has served UTM since 1998 as an academic and administrative staff. Her main research interests are optical communication system and network, optoelectronic design, and engineering management. Her research output have been translated into a number of publications (H-indexed-11) and IPR including a high-end reference books, ‘Optical Wireless Communication: IR Connectivity’ published by Taylor and Francis, 49 book chapters and monographs, over 200 refereed research papers, 5 patents granted, 36 patent filings and holds 36 UTM copyrights. To date, she has secured and been involved in 38 research and consultation projects with a total value of RM114.2M. She is the founder and Director of a UTM spin-off company, iSmartUrus Sdn Bhd (1057063A) successfully commercialized her invention, a novel airtime based mobile micropayment solution and application-centric IoT based mobile enforcement device. She is actively involved in a number industrial and international research collaboration projects, delivered keynote and invited speeches to many international conferences and seminars. She led a four years G2G project on ‘Radar over Fiber Foreign Object Debris Detection System’ field trial at Kuala Lumpur International Airport a collaboration project between UTM, Hitachi Kokusai Electric Japan and Malaysia Airport (Sepang) under financial support from Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communication Japan. She is Senior Member of IEEE and member of Editorial Board of few refereed international journals. She has been appointed as Guest Professor at Osaka Prefecture University and Tokai University, Japan in 2011 and 2014, respectively.