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Engineering educator

Desa Ahmad, Malaysian engineering educator. Certified P.Eng., Board Engineers Malaysia, 2008. Recipient Gold medal, Iena, Germany, 2008, Certified, International Biographical Center Cambridge, England, 2002. Member Taman Sri Antan Association, Kajang, 1985—2009; Member of ASABE, Institution Engineers Malaysia.

Background

Ahmad, Desa was born on July 2, 1954 in Bagan Serai, Perak, Malaysia. Son of Ahmad Othman and CheAh Salleh.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, University Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, England, 1978. Master of Science, Cranfield University, Silsoe, Bedford, England, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Cranfield University, Silsoe, Bedford, England, 1990.

Career

Head, division University Research Farm, Serdang, Malaysia, 1985—1986. Head department Faculty of Engineering, 1990—1994, since 2006, deputy dean, 1994—2003. Director Mechanization and Automation Center, 2005—2006.

Achievements

  • Certified P.Eng., Board Engineers Malaysia, 2008.

Membership

Member Taman Sri Antan Association, Kajang, 1985—2009. Member of ASABE, Institution Engineers Malaysia.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, swimming, bicycling.

Connections

Married Wahida Omar, April 2, 1979. Children: Izwan Desa, Ahmad Ashraf, Muhammad Zhariff Desa, Nawal Nazihah Desa.

father:
Ahmad Othman

mother:
CheAh Salleh

spouse:
Wahida Omar

child:
Nawal Nazihah Desa Ahmad

child:
Izwan Desa Ahmad

child:
Ahmad Ashraf Ahmad

child:
Muhammad Zhariff Desa Ahmad