3 MARCH 2012

At the IEEE Signal Processing Society Malaysia Chapter AGM on 7th January 2012 at Marriot Hotel Putrajaya, the following members have been elected to sit in the chapter executive committee for 2012:

  • Chair: Mohammad Faizal Ahmad Fauzi (MMU)
  • Vice Chair:  Syed Abdul Rahman Syed Abu Bakar (UTM)
  • Secretary:  Vijanth Asirvadam (UTP)
  • Treasurer:  R. Logeswaran (NUC)
  • Committee:  Yasmin Hanum Md Thayoob (Uniten)
  • Committee: Norliza Mohd Noor (UTM)
  • Committee: Syed Khaleel Ahmed (Uniten)
  • Committee: M Iqbal Saripan (UPM)
  • Committee: Noraini Abd Jaleel (UiTM)
  • Committee: Matthew Teow (Taylor's)

The 1st chapter executive committee meeting for 2012 was held on 25th February at Univerisiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Shah Alam. Several activities were planned, which includes, among others, the IPIARTI2012 symposium and ICSIPA2013 conference. The committee members for the ICSIPA2013 conference was also appointed during the meeting.

The first ICSIPA2013 organizing committee meeting was held on 3rd March 2012, again in UiTM Shah Alam. It was decided that the conference will be held in the Historical City of Melaka. The tentative date for the conference is from 8th to 10th October 2012.

6 OCTOBER 2011

The Image Processing, Image Analysis and Real-Time Imaging (IPIARTI) symposium was held today at FCM e-Theater, Multimedia University, Cyberjaya. There were 3 keynote presentations and 10 regular presentations. 104 people attended the symposium, among which 45 are IEEE members. The first keynote was delivered by Prof. Raveendran of University Malaya, while the second keynote was given by Dr. Dickson Lukose from MIMOS. In the afternoon, Prof. Salina A. Samad from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia delivered the third keynote talk. The 10 regular presentations were given by speakers from MMU, UITM, UTM, UTEM and STRIDE.

 

8 AUGUST 2011

 

The IEEE ICSIPA Logo Design Competition has been completed. In total there were 12 logo entries, and the winner and runners-up selected by the committee are as follows:

Winner:

Designer: Asif Iqbal

University: Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP)

Prize: RM500 & certificate

This logo will be used as the official ICSIPA logo.

2nd Place:

Designer: Ahsan Raza Sheikh

University: Multimedia University (MMU)

Prize: RM200 & certificate

This logo will be used as the official logo for IPIARTI symposium.

3rd Place:

Designer: Wael Mohamed Abdalla Elamin

University: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)

Prize: RM100 & certificate

This logo will be reserved for any future events organized by IEEE Signal Processing Society Malaysia.

Thanks to all the participants, and congratulations to the winners.

15 january 2011

The Signal Processing chapter AGM was held today at Universiti Teknologi Mara, Shah Alam. In total 13 people attended the AGM. The new committee lineup is as follows:

  • Chair: Mohammad Faizal Ahmad Fauzi (MMU)
  • Vice Chair: R. Logeswaran (MMU)
  • Secretary: Yasmin Hanum Md Thayoob (Uniten)
  • Treasurer: Vijanth Asirvadam (UTP)
  • Committee: Syed Abdul Rahman Syed Abu Bakar (UTM)
  • Committee: Norliza Mohd Noor (UTM)
  • Committee: Syed Khaleel Ahmed (Uniten)
  • Committee: Mahendra V. Chilukuri (MMU)
  • Committee: Noraini Abd Jaleel (UiTM)
  • Committee: Matthew Teow (KDU)
  • Auditor: Low Sew Ming (Monash)

20 decemBER 2010

The IEEE Malaysia section annual general meeting (AGM) for 2011 will be held on 15th January 2011 at the Fakulti Kejuruteraan Elektrik, Universiti Teknologi Mara. The AGM for the Signal Processing Chapter will also be held on the same day and location. Members are welcomed to attend the meeting. Among others, the agenda of the meeting is to sum up activities held in 2010, elect new committee members, and plan for 2011 activities. We are also planning to appoint members from the northen, southern, eastern, Sabah and Sarawak to sit in the satellite committee.

18 december 2010

Several activities were conducted this week. On 16th December, the Image Processing, Image Analysis and Real Time Imaging (IPIARTI) workshop was held at UTM International Campus, KL. Altogether 9 speakers gave their talks on various topics within the field. On 18th December, the NI LabView workshop was held at Multimedia University. The speaker for the workshop was Mr. Kelvin Tang. On the same day, the 2nd ICSIPA2011 executive committee meeting was also held in MMU.

3-4 december 2010

Committee members of IEEE Signal Processing Society Malaysia made a trip to the Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP) in Tronoh, Perak, to organize several activities which include talks, lab visits as well as social gathering. The members stayed at the Clearwater Sanctuary Golf Resort. The 4th SPSoc Malaysia's committee meeting for 2010 was also held during the trip.

16 october 2010

The 3rd SPSoc Malaysia's committee meeting for 2010 as well as the 1st ICSIPA2011 committee meeting were held today at MMU Cyberjaya. Among other things, the committee has decided to have a 1-day seminar/workshop on image and video processing in December so that researchers in the field can gather and share their research with others. The venue and date for ICSIPA2011 was also decided, which will be in Genting Highland on 16th to 18th November 2011.

20 JUNE 2010

Two workshops were held this week. On 16th June, an intensive 1-day workshop on building a GUI using MATLAB was held at Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Kajang. The speaker for the workshop was Dr. Syed Khaleel of UNITEN. 3 days later on 19th June, an intensive 1-day workshop on image processing using MATLAB was held at Multimedia University, Cyberjaya. The speaker was Dr. Fazly Salleh Abas from MMU.

15 MAY 2010

The second SPSoc Malaysia's committee meeting for 2010 was held today at MMU Cyberjaya. Besides, the first chapter workshop for 2010, a 1-day workshop on Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) with Practical Matlab Sessions was also held today in MMU. The speaker for the workshop is Dr. Mohamad Yusoff Alias.

22 APRIL 2010

The result is out. Kuala Lumpur was voted second in the bidding for MMSP2011, only narrowly lose out to Beijing. MMSP2011 will therefore be held in Hangzhou, China (changed from Beijing in the revised proposal from China). Some of the voting TC members really like our proposal, but unfortunately we are shy of a few votes. Nevermind, we'll try again next time.

18 march 2010

The proposal to host the International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing (MMSP) 2011 in Kuala Lumpur was presented today at ICASSP2010 in Dallas, Texas. Prof. Petar Djuric, who visited KL in 2008 under the DLP program, help to present the proposal on behalf of the chapter. Kuala Lumpur is up against Canberra and Beijing.

24 February 2010

The first technical talk for the chapter was conducted today at Multimedia University, Cyberjaya. Ken Ng, the marketing engineer for National Instruments, gave a presentation on "Deploying Textual Mathematics on Real-Time Embedded Hardware with LabVIEW MathScriptRT Module".

23 January 2010

SPSoc Malaysia's first committee meeting for 2010 was held today at MMU Cyberjaya. Several activities have been lined up for the year, which includes technical talks (4 including 1 DLP),  workshops (7 or 8), technical visits (1), competitions (1), and social activities. The first technical talk, by National Instruments engineer,  is scheduled in February. Among the topics suggested for the workshops are communications (OFDM), Matlab GUI, image processing, DSP hardware, data compression, statistical signal processing, real time video and speech processing. The chapter will also bid to host the International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing (MMSP) 2011 in Kuala Lumpur.

16 January 2010

The 2010 SPSoc Malaysia's Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held this morning at Universiti Teknology MARA, Shah Alam. New committee members are selected. Dr. Mohammad Faizal (MMU) and Dr. Low Sew Ming (Monash) both retain their post as chairman and co-chairman respectively. Mr. Ihsan (UiTM) is elected as the new secretary while Dr. R. Logeswaran (MMU) is elected as the new treasurer. Six committee members are also elected, comprising of Dr. Syed Abdul Rahman (UTM), Dr. Yasmin Hanum (Uniten), Dr. Vijanth Asirvadam (UTP), Dr. Iqbal Saripan (UPM), Ms. Norliza (UTM) and Mr. Matthew (KDU). Dr. Hezerul (MMU) is appointed as the auditor.

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