Prof. Dr. Angela Amphawan

Prof. Dr. Angela Amphawan Mail
Universiti Utara Malaysia, Malaysia

Prof. Dr. Angela Amphawan received her PhD in optical communications from University of Oxford, United Kingdom. She is currently the Deputy Vice Chancellor of University Malaysia of Computer Science and Engineering.  The pervasiveness of the Internet in today’s digital society brings to light her work on digital convergence for media communications, focusing on optical fiber communications, free-space optics and microwave photonics. Her research has been funded by the Fulbright Foundation, Telekom Malaysia and the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education.  She has been elected on the Scientific Committee and Editorial Review Board for the World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology.  She is also a research affiliate for the Asia Pacific International Telecommunications Union (ITU) and serves on the Editorial Board for the International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering as well as the International Journal of Informatics and Communication Technology.  In addition, she is a reviewer for leading optical journals such as Optics Express, Optics Letters, Journal of Lightwave Technology and IEEE Photonics Journal.  To date, she has over 70 peer-reviewed publications.