Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic, Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Malaysia
Dr Hilmi Mukhtar received his Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering in 1990, Master of Science in 1991 and Doctor of Pholosphy in 1995 from the University of Wales Swansea, United Kingdom. He has vast experience in teaching, research and administration. His research expertise is in membrane technology covering synthesizing various membranes materials, characterization, modelling and also applications for acid gases removal and wastewater treatment. In administration, he is recently holding the position of the Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic. He is currently serving as the Professor at the Department of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS. He holds the Fellow of Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) and Charted Engineer (CEng), United Kingdom.