Personal details

  • Ir. Dr. William W.F. Chong 
  • BEng (Hons), MSc, PhD, PGCert, FHEA, CEng, MIMechE, PEng
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William Chong Woei Fong received his B.Eng. (Hons) in Mechanical in 2007 from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Johor, Malaysia. After then, he obtained his M.Sc. in Automotive Product Engineering and Ph.D in Engineering from Cranfield University, United Kingdom in 2009 and 2012, respectively. He is currently an Associate Professor and also a Research Fellow at Automotive Development Centre (ADC) in the School of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, UTM. His research areas cover automotive tribology, biodegradable lubricants and interfacial phenomena governed by boundary friction.

  •  (Associate Professor (Profesor Madya
  • Deputy Director
  • Automotive Development Centre
  • School of Mechanical Engineering
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  • 81310 Johor Bahru
  • Johor, Malaysia
  • Office: C25-328
  •  Email: or
  • PGCert in Academic Practices (University of Southampton, UK) – 2013-2015
  • PhD in Engineering (Cranfield University, UK) – 2009-2012 
  • MSc in Automotive Product Engineering (Cranfield University, UK) – 2007-2008
  • BEng (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering (Universiti Teknologi
  • Malaysia) – 2002-2007

           Professional Engineer (BEM) – 2022:


           Automotive Development Centre – 2021:


           UTM (Promotion) 2020:


           Citra Karisma UTM 2020:


          TTRF Grant Award 2020:


          Citra Karisma UTM 2019:

  •        Majlis Hari Raya 2018
  •    AUN-SEED NET SRJP 2017