Dr. Ir. Hermawan Nugroho

Senior Lecturer
Beng (ITB) MSc PhD(UTP)

Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Science

Office No:+60 82 260 948
Fax No:+60 82 260 813
Room No: E104, Building E, FECS
Email: hnugroho@swinburne.edu.my


Hermawan Nugroho obtained his bachelor degree from Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), Indonesia in 2005.  He worked as a lighting consultant before continuing his master degree in Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Malaysia.  After finishing his M.Sc in 2007, he worked as a Research Officer for several research projects under UTP and Vitrox Technologies.  In 2009, he pursued his PhD in UTP while managing several research projects in Centre for Intelligent Signal and Imaging Research (CISIR), UTP.  He finished his PhD in 2014 and obtained his Professional Engineer from Indonesia in 2015.  He joined SEGi University Kota Damansara from 2015 to Jan 2017. Dr Nugroho joined the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Science, Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak (SUTS) as Senior Lecturer on February 2017.

His research interests include image processing, medical image and signal analysis, statistical signal processing and pattern classification, and machine learning.

Research Interests

  • Signal, Image and Video Processing
  • Pattern Classification and Machine Intelligence

Professional Memberships

  • Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
  • Professional Engineer, The Institution of Engineers, Indonesia

  • Publications


  • Book and book chapters M.H. Ahmad Fadzil and H. Nugroho, “Skin Image Analysis”, Optical Imaging for Biomedical and Clinical Applications, CRC Press, 2017
  • Book and book chapters M.H. Ahmad Fadzil and H. Nugroho, “Analysis of Skin Pigmentation”, Surface Imaging for Biomedical Applications, CRC Press, 2014
  • Journal paper H. Nugroho, Fei-Lu, Siaw; Firmansyah, “ Developing Renewable Energy in Developing Countries: A Lesson from Indonesia”, Energy Sources Part B, pages 1-8,published online: 28 Feb 2017
  • Journal paper A. Japper-Jaafar, P.T. Bhaskoro, L.L. Sean, M.Z. Sariman, H. Nugroho, “Yield stress measurement of gelled waxy crude oil: Gap size requirement”, Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, vol. 218, April 2015, pp 71–82
  • Journal paper Norashikin S, Suraiya H , H. Nugroho and M H Ahmad Fadzil, “Objective assessment of vitiligo with a computerised digital imaging analysis system”, Australasian Journal of Dermatology, Article first published online: 4 Nov 2014, DOI: 10.1111/ajd.12247
  • Journal paper H. Nugroho, M.H Ahmad Fadzil, S Norashikin, R. Baba, “Determination of melanin types and relative concentrations: an observational study using a non-invasive inverse skin reflectance analysis”, International Journal of Cosmetic Science, Volume 36, Issue 5, pages 451–458, October 2014
  • Journal paper M. H. Ahmad Fadzil, E. Prakasa, V. S. Asirvadam, H. Nugroho, A. Mohd Affandi, Suraiya Hani Hussein, “3D surface roughness measurement for scaliness scoring of psoriasis lesions”, Computers in Biology and Medicine, vol. 43 (11), pp. 1987 -2000, 2013
  • Journal paper H. Nugroho, M.H Ahmad Fadzil, S Norashikin,H H Suraiya, ” Computerised Image Analysis of Vitiligo Lesion: Evaluation using Manually Defined Lesion Area”, Skin Research and Technology, Vol. 19 (1),pp. 73-77, 2013
  • Conference paper M Ali, H Nugroho, “Effective power amplifier of wireless power transfer system for consumer electronics”, IEEE International Conference on Power System Technology (POWERCON), Wollongong, Australia 2016
  • Conference paper H. Nugroho, Ahmad Fadzil M.H. ,“Objective Skin Pigmentation Assessment: Analysis of Skin Photo Type III”, International Biomedical Engineering Conference (IBEC), 12 – 14 November , South Korea 2015