Ir. Professor Sim Kwan Yong joined Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus as a Lecturer in 2000. He was promoted to Senior Lecturer in 2007 and Associate Professor in 2017. Since year 2002, he has served numerous academic leadership roles including Program Coordinator, Associate Head of School, Associate Dean (Curriculum Enhancement and Accreditation) and Associate Dean (Academic Operation). Currently, he is the Head of School, School of Engineering at the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Science. Ir. Dr Sim also serves numerous externally appointed roles including Lead Auditor for MyRA Internal Audit (MoE), panel of evaluator (EAC), external examiner and member of school board of management.
Ir. Professor Dr Sim has taught units in the broad area of electronic and computer engineering. In research and development (R&D) front, his interests include testing, fault localization as well as data mining and forecasting for various application domains. To date, he has won and undertaken seven competitive research grants and consultancy projects awarded by industry clients, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation and Ministry of Education Malaysia.
He is a registered Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) with Board of Engineer Malaysia (BEM), Chartered Engineer (CEng) with the UK Engineering Council, a member of the Institution of Engineering & Technology (IET, UK) and Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE, USA).
Please contact Dr. Sim Kwang Yong for more information on the above topics.
Potential research higher degree candidates are welcome to enquire about postgraduate opportunities in the following areas/ projects:
If you are interested in the above topics, please contact Associate Professor Ir. Dr Sim for more information.
|Name||Degree||Area of Research||Start year||Role|
|James Sheldon Cameron||MSc||Testing/Blockchain||2019||Principal Coordinating Supervisor|
|Hung Quang Lu||PhD||Testing / Data Mining||2017||Associate supervisor|
|Clement Ting||PhD||Data Mining||2017||Associate supervisor|
|Nicholas Bong||MSc (Completed)||Time Series Analysis||2016||Associate supervisor|
|Time Series Analysis||2014||Principle Coordinating Supervisor|
|Fault Localization||2012||Principle Coordinating Supervisor|
|Time Series Analysis||2010||Associate supervisor|