Associate Professor of Universiti Putra Malaysia
Qualification PhD (Soil Science/Precision Agriculture) University of Minnesota, USA M. Agric. Sc. (Soil Chemistry) & B. Agric. Sc. (Agronomy) Universiti Putra Malaysia
Working background/ Area of Expertise / Interest:
19 years of R&D experience on Precision Agriculture. He has more than seventy journal publications and his work has been presented in many international conferences/workshops/symposiums. His current research focus at Universiti Putra Malaysia is crop, soil and environmental sensing for optimized resource allocation, spatio-temporal modeling for increased crop and soil productivity, and digitalization of agricultural operations using IR 4.0 technologies.
He is currently Country Representative for the International Society of Precision Agriculture (ISPA), Country Representative for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Agricultural Data Union, and Member of the Malaysian Palm Oil Certification Council (MPOCC) Board of Trustees.