PERSONAL DETAIL


IR. DR. YUEN CHOON WAH

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
 
  +603-79675355
  yuencw@um.edu.my
 Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-5384-2010

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • BOARD OF ENGINEER MALAYSIA, Member, 2007, (National)
  • INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERS MALAYSIA, Graduate Member, 2016 to 2016, (National)
  • REAM R&D Committee, Committee Member, 2017 to 2019, (National)
  • Highway and Transportation Engineering Technical Division, Institute of Engineers, Malaysia, Committee Member, 2017, (National)
  • 10th Malaysian Road Conference, Organising Committee Member, 2017 to 2018, (National)
  • Institute of Engineers, Malaysia, Corporate Member, , (National)
  • Board of Engineers Malaysia, Professional Engineer, , (National)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


  • Head, Centre for Transportation (Ctr), Deputy Vice Chancellor(Research & Innovation), 01/02/2018 to 31/12/2019
  • Committee member, Faculty, 02/01/2017 to 31/12/2018 (Committee member)
  • Committee Member, Faculty, 01/01/2017 to 31/12/2017 (Committee member)
  • Technical Evaluation Committee Member for purchase of water quality equipment for field measurement for water resources lab, Faculty, 15/10/2015 to 12/11/2015
  • Technical Evaluation Committee Member for purchase of equipment for "construction of innovative abstentionel revetment and mangrove rehabilitation works at the muddy coast of sungai haji dorani, Kuala Selangor", Faculty, 05/10/2015 to 02/11/2015
  • Committee member Jawatankuasa Induk Kurikulum bagi Jabatan Kejuruteraan Awam (Ijazah Dasar), Faculty, 01/10/2014

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Traffic and Transportation (Motorcyclist behaviour, motorcycle traffic system)
  • Traffic and Transportation (Traffic, Transportation, ITS)


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Chapter in Book

2018
  • Yuen, C.W., Karim, M. R., Aminah Wati, A., Adilah, & S. H., Mastura, A. (2018). Sustainable Transport System in University of Malaya Campus: Study on Improving the Campus Shuttle Bus Service and Promote Non-Motorised Transport Mode. In S. Yusoff (Ed.), University of Malaya Living Labs: Transforming Research into Action (Vol 1) (pp. 125-140). University of Malaya Press 
Article in Academic Journals

2019
  • Steuart, C. J. Y., Goh, B. H., Teo, F. Y., Kang, B. G., Yuen, C. W. (2018). Pedestrian Walkability Index for Light Rail Transit (LRT) Stations in Klang Valley, Malaysia, Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2014
  • Yuen, C. W., Karim, M. R., Saifizul, A. (2014). Investigation on Motorcyclist Riding Behaviour at Curve Entry in the Down Slope Terrain. KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yuen, C. W., Karim, M. R., Saifizul, A. (2014). Investigation on Motorcyclist Riding Behaviour at Curve Entry Using Instrumented Motorcycle. The Scientific World Journal. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yuen, C. W., Karim, M. R., Saifizul, A. (2014). Analysis of Motorcyclists Riding Behaviour on Speed Table. The Scientific World Journal. (ISI-Indexed)
Proceeding

2011
  • Yuen Choon Wah, Tan Ai Yee, Mohamed Rehan Karim, Ahmad Saifizul Abdullah, Time Headway Study on Exclusive Motorcycle Lane , Proceedings of the Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies, Jae Ju, Korea, June 2011. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2009
  • Yuen Choon Wah, Mohamed Rehan Karim, Ahmad Saifizul Abdullah, �Real Time Video Vehicle Detection and Classification System�, Proceedings of the Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies Conference (EASTS Conference), Surabaya, Indonesia, November 2009. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2007
  • Yuen Choon Wah, Mohamed Rehan Karim, Ahmad Saifizul Abdullah. Vision Based Vehicle Speed Detection and Classification. Proceedings of the Seminar Penyelidikan Kejuruteraan Awam (SEPKA), UTM, Skudai, December 2007. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2006
  • Yuen Choon Wah, Mohamed Rehan Karim, Ahmad Saifizul Abdullah. Preliminary Study on Video Vehicle Detection and Classification. Proceedings of the Malaysian University Transportation Research Forum Conference (MUTRFC), UKM, Bangi, December 2006. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level), (Source).


  • Walking As A Green Transportation Mode In University Of Malaya Campus, Consultant, 2018 - 2019, UM Living Lab Grant Programme - SUS (Sustainability Science), (National)
  • Improving traffic conditions of urban roads through amelioration of school bus services, Consultant, 2018 - 2020, RU Geran - Fakulti Program, (National)
  • Utilization Of Coal Bottom Ash (cba) As Aggregates And Filler Replacement In Stone Mastic Asphalt Pavement, Consultant, 2018 - 2020, RU Geran - Fakulti Program, (National)
  • Establishing New Prediction Methods To Estimate Traffic Generated By Mixed-use Development (mxd), Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2019, RU Geran - Fakulti Program, (National)
  • Establishing New Prediction Methods to Estimate Traffic Generated by Mixed-use Development (MXD), Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2019, RU Grant Faculty Program, (National)
  • Sustainable Transport System In University Of Malaya Campus:study On Improve The Feeder Bus Service And Promote Non-motorised Transport Mode In Campus, Principal Investigator(PI), 2016 - 2019, UM Living Lab Grant Programme - SUS (Sustainability Science), (National)
  • Utilization Of Coal Bottom Ash In Asphalt Pavement In Malaysia: Pavement Performance And Environmental Impact., Principal Investigator(PI), 2016 - 2018, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Sustainable Transport System in University of Malaya Campus: Study on improve the campus shuttle bus service and promote non-motorized transport mode in campus., Principal Investigator(PI), 2016 - 2019, UM Living Lab Grant Programme, (National)
  • Integrated And Sustainable Transport System In Um Campus, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2017, Bantuan Kecil Penyelidikan (BKP), (National)
  • Integrated And Sustainable Transport System In Um Campus, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2017, Bantuan Kecil Penyelidikan (BKP), (National)
  • ITS: Video Vehicle Detection and Classification, Others, 2006 - 2009, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)

CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).


  • Study on Express Bus Supply and Demand in Malaysia, 2014-2014, Suruhanjaya Pengangkutan Awam Darat (SPAD)
  • Study on Taxi Supply and Demand in Malaysia, 2014-2014, Suruhanjaya Pengangkutan Awam Darat (SPAD)

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).


  • Book Prize, University of Malaya, 2006, (University)
  • Gamuda Excellent Awards, Gamuda, 2004, (National)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


PRESENTER
  • Preliminary Study on Video Vehicle Detection, Malaysian Universities Transport Research Forum Conference, 2006-12-04 to 2006-12-05, UKM, TSSM, (National)
  • Vision Based Video Vehicle Detection and Classification, Seminar Penyelidikan Kejuruteran Awam 2007, 2007-12-11 to 2007-12-12, UTM, (National)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • Traffic Engineering and Construction in Malaysia, Malaysia International Building, Construction & Infrastructure Technology Exhibition, 2015-09-18 to 2015-09-18, One International Exhibition Sdn Bhd, (National)
  • Introduction to Shared Space & Pedestrianisation, IEM Seminar, 2018-06-27 to 2018-06-27, IEM, (National)
PLEANARY/KEYNOTE SPEAKER
  • Introduction to Shared Space, Malaysian University Transport Research Forum Conference 2018, 2018-10-03 to 2018-10-04, TSSM, (National)
POSTER
  • Video Vehicle Detection and Classification, UMExpo2009, 2009-01-05 to 2009-01-07, UM, (University)

EXPERT LINKAGES
(Linkages Description), (Organisation), (Year of Involvement), (Duration), (Level).


  • Industrial Attachment Program, Sena Traffic Systems Sdn. Bhd., 2017, 4, (National)

EXPERT/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
(Activity), (Organisation), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level).


  • Collaboration Project with Sena Traffic Systems Sdn Bhd, Sena Traffic Systems Sdn Bhd, Consulting Engineer/professional Engineer, 2018-2019, (National)
  • REAM R&D Committee, REAM, Committee Member, 2017-2019, (National)
  • Highway and Transportation Engineering Technical Division, Institute of Engineers, Malaysia, Committee Member, 2017-2018, (National)
  • Pembentangan Projek Perundingan - Analisis Kos Faedah untuk Projek Industrialsed Building System, CIDB, Expert Advisor, 2017-2017, (National)
  • ITS Seminar and Exhibition 2017, ITS Malaysia, Committee Member, 2017-2017, (National)
  • Technical Program Committee on 10th Malaysia Road Conference and Exhibition 2018, REAM, Committee Member, 2017-2018, (National)

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).


  • Journal of the Chinese Institute of Engineers, Article In Journal ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Journal of the Malaysian Institute of Planners, Article In Journal ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Malaysian Construction Research Journal, Article In Journal ,  (2016 - 2019)
  • International Conference on Advanced Science, Engineering and Technology (ICASET) 2015, Article In Proceeding ,  (2015)
  • InCIEC 2015, Article In Proceeding ,  (2015)

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).


  • Committee Member in Highway and Transportation Engineering Technical Division, IEM , (National), 12/08/2017 until 11/08/2018
  • Penceramah Jemputan: Motivasi Haluan Kerjaya Selepas STPM , (Local), 11/05/2017 until 11/05/2017
  • Mentor in BEGIN Challenge 2017 , (Local), 08/03/2017 until 03/05/2017
  • Motivation talk to SMK Sri Andalas, (Community), 30/09/2016 until 30/09/2016
  • Mentor for BEGIN Challenge 2016, (Community), 09/03/2016 until 25/05/2016
  • Mentor for Program "Beyond Engineering Innovation (BEGIN) Challenge 2015", (Community), 11/03/2015 until 29/04/2015

SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Ongoing
  • Master Degree, Ikeh Bleshius Obinna, PROMOTE SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT SYSTEM IN URBAN AND SUBURB, 2018/2019
  • Master Degree, Fifie Haniezah Binti Hamdan, -, 2018/2019
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Nwakaire Chidozie Maduabuchukwu, INFLUENCE OF SPATIAL VARIATION IN SUBGRADE PROPERTIES ON THE DESIGN OF HIGHWAY FLEXIBLE PAVEMENTS, 2018/2019
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Goh Boon Hoe, ESTABLISHING NEW PREDICTION METHODS TO ESTIMATE TRAFFIC GENERATED BY MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENTS (MXDS), 2016/2017
  • Master Degree, Gan Jia Jiun, INTEGRATED AND SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT SYSTEM IN UM CAMPUS, 2015/2016
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Yousuf Ammar Yousuf, THEORIES AND APPLICATIONS OF THE MOTIVATION AND PRODUCTIVITY METHODS FOR HUMAN MANAGEMENT IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY, 2015/2016

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


FIRST DEGREE
  • CIVIL ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS I, 2018/2019(2), 1, 28
  • CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY, 2018/2019(1), 71, 28
  • TRAFFIC ENGINEERING, 2018/2019(1), 69, 28
  • LABORATORY C (GEOTECHNICAL AND TRANSPORTATION), 2018/2019(1), 69, 42
  • CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY, 2018/2019(2), 58, 42
  • CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY, 2017/2018(2), 40, 3
  • TRAFFIC ENGINEERING, 2017/2018(1), 28, 2
  • MORAL AND ETHICS OF ENGINEERING PROFESSION, 2017/2018(2), 130, 28
  • ALGEBRA II, 2017/2018(1), 39, 2
  • THINKING AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS, 2017/2018(2), 50, 2
  • CIVIL ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS I, 2017/2018(1), 99, 2
  • ALGEBRA II, 2016/2017(2), 240, 2
  • VECTOR ANALYSIS, 2015/2016(2), 150, 14
  • APPLIED HYDRAULICS, 2015/2016(2), 15, 21
  • CIVIL ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS I, 2015/2016(1), 40, 14
  • ALGEBRA II, 2015/2016(1), 120, 14
  • APPLIED HYDRAULICS, 2015/2016(1), 40, 21
  • ALGEBRA II, 2014/2015(3), 30, 14
  • SOIL MECHANICS II, 2014/2015(2), 55, 21
  • THINKING AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS, 2014/2015, 8, 20
  • APPLIED HYDRAULICS, 2014/2015(1), 58, 36
  • CIVIL ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS I, 2014/2015(1), 54, 16
  • APPLIED HYDRAULICS, 2014/2015(2), 20, 21
  • CIVIL ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS I, 2014/2015(2), 15, 14
  • ALGEBRA I, 2009/2010(3), 50, 2
  • BASIC ENGINEERING ALGEBRA, 2009/2010(1), 80, 56
  • CALCULUS I, 2009/2010(1), 80, 56
  • CALCULUS I, 2008/2009(2), 80, 56
  • BASIC ENGINEERING ALGEBRA, 2008/2009(1), 80, 56
  • CALCULUS I, 2008/2009(1), 80, 56
  • BASIC ENGINEERING ALGEBRA, 2008/2009(2), 80, 56
  • CALCULUS I, 2007/2008(1), 80, 56
  • VECTOR ANALYSIS, 2007/2008(2), 80, 56
  • BASIC ENGINEERING ALGEBRA, 2007/2008(2), 80, 56
  • PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, 2007/2008(1), 80, 56
  • PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, 2006/2007(1), 80, 56
  • CALCULUS I, 2006/2007(1), 80, 56
  • VECTOR ANALYSIS, 2006/2007(2), 80, 56
  • ALGEBRA I, 2006/2007(1), 20, 14
  • ALGEBRA I, 2006/2007(2), 80, 56