I acquired my Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) from University of Bradford, England in 1999 and my Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy (Chemical Engineering) from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. I am currently an Associate Professor at the School of Chemical and Energy Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. My research specialization is in Chemical Engineering, specifically in cold separation, focusing on water removal process involving ice cystallisation called freeze concentration. I currently have 69 indexed paper in Scopus and more than 60 non-indexed and conference papers presented. I have served in a few editorial boards.