Dr. Liau Vui Kien


Examination Board

Educational Qualifications

PhD, University of Liverpool, UK, 2004

B.Eng (Hons) 1st class, University of Liverpool, UK, 2000


Academic Experiences

Head of Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, UCSI University (Malaysia), 2014-2015

Faculty advisor of IEEE-HKN (Mu Alpha chapter) Malaysia, 2015

Senior Lecturer, APU University (Malaysia), 2014

Senior Lecturer, Multimedia University (Malaysia), 2012-2013

Lecturer, Xi’an Jiaotong Liverpool University (China), 2007-2011

Professional Experiences

Researcher, TNB Research (Malaysia), 2016

Chartered Engineer (CEng), 2016

Research engineer, Korean Electrotechnology Research Institute, 2005-2006

Committee, IET Malaysia Local Network, 2014-2016

President, Malaysian Invention and Design Society (Young Section), 2014 - 2015

Executive board member for Society of Convergence and Integrated Research (SCIR), Korea, 2014-2015

Member of IEEE, 2004


Selected Publications

  1. V K Liau, B Y Lee, K D Song and K Y Park, "Computational Investigation of Arcing Phenomena in 245kV Hybrid Circuit Breaker", Jap. J. Appl. Phys.(JJap). 46, 2007, 1674.
  2. V K Liau, B Y Lee, K D Song and K Y Park, "The Influence of Contact Erosion on SF6 Arc", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 39, 2006, 2114.
  3. V K Liau, M T C Fang, J D Yan and A I Al-Shamma’a, "A Two-temperature Model for a Microwave Generated Argon Plasma Jet at Atmospheric Pressure", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 36, 2003, 2774.