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Roles & Responsibilities

Professor Wong is currently the Deputy Provost for Heriot-Watt University Malaysia. 


M. L. D. Wong received his BEng(Hons) in Electronics and Communication Engineering and PhD in Signal Processing from the Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK. In 2004, Professor Wong joined the School of Engineering, Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus as a Lecturer. Subsequently, he was appointed a Senior Lecturer in 2007 at the same institution. From 2011 to mid 2012, he was an Associate Professor at Xi’an Jiaotong Liverpool University, Suzhou, China. In June 2012, he was appointed as an Associate Professor and Acting Dean for Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Science at Swinburne Sarawak. Subsequently, he was appointed as the full Dean in August 2013. Since October 2016, Professor Wong moved to Heriot-Watt University Malaysia to take up the role of Deputy Provost.

Professor Wong is also a Chartered Engineer registered with the Engineering Council UK; a Fellow of the IET; a Fellow and Chartered Professional Engineer with IEAust and a Senior Member of the IEEE. In 2014, he was electecd as the inaugural treasurer of the IEEE CIS Malaysia Chapter and subsequently the vice-chair in 2015. In 2016, he was elected as the inaugural chair for IEEE Sarawak Subsection.


Research interests

Professor Wong's research interests include statistical signal processing and pattern classification, machine condition monitoring, and VLSI for digital signal processing.

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Cryptography Engineering & Materials Science
Condition monitoring Engineering & Materials Science
Bearings (structural) Engineering & Materials Science
Composite materials Engineering & Materials Science
Energy storage Engineering & Materials Science
Sensors Engineering & Materials Science
Hardware Engineering & Materials Science
Classifiers Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 2001 2019

  • 33 Article
  • 31 Conference contribution
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Battery lifetime enhancement via smart hybrid energy storage plug-in module in standalone photovoltaic power system

Jing, W., Lai, C. H., Ling, D. K. X., Wong, W. S. H. & Wong, M. L. D., Feb 2019, In : Journal of Energy Storage. 21, p. 586-598

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy storage
Lead acid batteries
Service life
Charging (batteries)
Power quality

Spiking Neural P Systems with Learning Functions

Song, T., Pan, L., Wu, T., Zheng, P., Wong, M. L. D. & Rodríguez-Patón, A., 1 Feb 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on NanoBioscience.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Neural networks
Pattern recognition

A comprehensive study of battery-supercapacitor hybrid energy storage system for standalone PV power system in rural electrification

Jing, W., Lai, C. H., Wong, W. S. H. & Wong, M. L. D., 15 Aug 2018, In : Applied Energy. 224, p. 340-356

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A tree search algorithm for low multiplicative complexity logic design

Tay, J. J., Wong, M. L. D., Wong, M. M., Zhang, C. & Hijazin, I., Jun 2018, In : Future Generation Computer Systems. 83, p. 132-143 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Logic design
Trees (mathematics)
Logic circuits
Networks (circuits)

Circuit and system design for optimal lightweight AES encryption on FPGA

Wong, M. M., Wong, M. L. D., Zhang, C. & Hijazin, I., 10 Feb 2018, In : IAENG International Journal of Computer Science. 45, 1, p. 52-62 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Field programmable gate arrays (FPGA)
Systems analysis
Networks (circuits)