Personal Details

Profesor Dr Mohd Shahrizal Sunar is the Director of Institute of Human Centered Engineering (iHumEn) and Founding Director of Media and Game Innovation Centre of Excellence (MaGICX), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. He obtained his PhD from National University of Malaysia in 2008. His major field of study is real-time and interactive computer graphics and virtual environment. He received his MSc in Computer Graphics and Virtual Environment from The University of Hull, United Kingdom and BSc degree in Computer Science majoring in Computer Graphics from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. He received scholarships from Sultan Iskandar Johor Foundation for both his postgraduate study.

He served as academic member at Computer Graphics and Multimedia Department, Faculty of Computer Science and Information System, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia since 1999. Since 2009, he had been given responsibility to become the Head of Department and leading the Virtual, Visualisation and Vision research group (UTM ViCubeLab). Dr. Shahrizal is an active professional member of ACM SIGGRAPH, IEEE Computer Society and International Association of Engineers (IAENG). He is also a member Malaysian Society of Mathematics and Science (PERSAMA) and Exco Member of Malaysian Muslim Scientist Association (PERINTIS). He serve to the government as Malaysia Qualification Agency (MQA) panel of assessor in the field of Computing and Multimedia since 2005. The current research program that he lead are Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Gamification, User Interaction/User Experience (UI/UX) and Creative Content Technology. He had published numerous articles in high-impact refereed journals, conference proceedings, books and technical papers including article in magazines. Dr Shahrizal had invented a number of innovation products to be commercialised from his research. He was also mentoring technology startup companies and entrepreneurs in his related field. MaGICX become subsidiary company of UTM joint-venture with Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) where he is the Chief Executive Officer in 2016. Dr Shahrizal is one of Ministry of Higher Education CEO@Faculty Programme 2.0 Fellow who attached w­ith Petronas.

 

Prof. Dr. Mohd Shahrizal Sunar
Institute Director
Institute of Human Centered Engineering (iHumEn)
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
81310 Skudai
Johor MALAYSIA

Lecturer @
School of Computing
Faculty of Engineering
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
81310 Skudai
Johor MALAYSIA

e-mail: shahrizal{at}utm.my
Tel: +607-5558577

Office:

Instutute of Human Centered Engineering (iHumEn)
V01, Level 2,
Faculty of Engineering
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

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