Borhanuddin Mohd Ali, Prof. Dr.
Borhanuddin M. Ali (M'85-SM'00) received his Bachelor degree from Loughborough University of Technology in 1979, his MSc and PhD from the University of Wales (Cardiff), in 1981 and 1985, respectively and subsequently became a lecturer in Universiti Putra Malaysia in 1985. He is director of the National Centre of Excellence in Sensor Technology (NEST). In 1996 he helped to realize the formation of Teman project a precursor to MYREN, and later was made the Chairman of the MYREN Research Community till 2007. He is a Chartered Electrical Engineer and a member of the IET and Senior Member of IEEE in 2000. He was Chair of IEEE Malaysia Section 2002–2004, and Chair of ComSoc Chapter twice, 1999–2002, and 2006–2008 and hold several posts in IEEE Region 10 and ComSoc AP Board. His research interest spans wireless communications in particular wireless sensor networks and broadband communications. He has authored and co authored more than 90 journal papers and 200 conference papers under those areas of interests.