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Zulkefli Bin Muhammed Yusof

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor in Philosophy in Computer Network - Doctor of Philosophy, Loughborough University, Leicestershire
  • Master of Science in Information Management - Masters Degree, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
  • Diploma in Computer Science - Diploma, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)

Zulkefli Bin Muhammed Yusof (Assoc. Prof. Dr.)

Associate Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus


Other's position:

Deputy Director, Office of Knowledge for Change & Advancement

Expert Profile

Zulkefli M Yusof started his career with Standards and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia (SIRIM) in 1986 as a programmer, and his last position was as an I.T. executive before leaving the organization in 2001 to join the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) as a lecturer. He subsequently obtained his Ph.D in 2011 and as is Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science, Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology.
He had published in local and international journals, and book chapters in areas of ad hoc networks (VANET), and also cloud computing. He has taught Computer Networking, Advanced Networks, a Operating Systems courses, along with the supervision of final year projects and industrial attachments. His areas of expertise cover the small and enterprise networks, Ad-Hoc networks, cloud computing with the current researches focusing on network design, clustering and load balancing algorithms, and network performance analysis.
He is also a member of IEEE since 2011, and was also appointed as the external examiner for the Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) Netcentric Computing program at the Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, MARA University of Technology (UiTM) in 2014.

Area of Specialisation

  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ Communication ~ High Speed Network - Computer Networks

Professional Membership

  • 2020 - 2021: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), Malaysia Board of Technologists (MBOT)
  • 2020 - 2021: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Teaching Responsibilities

ADVANCED NETWORKS 2002/2003 2012/2013 2017/2018 2015/2016 2016/2017 2001/2002 2013/2014 2010/2011
COMPUTER NETWORKING 2002/2003 2014/2015 2015/2016 2013/2014 2021/2022 2016/2017 2017/2018 2011/2012 2010/2011 2012/2013 2001/2002 2009/2010
ENTERPRISE NETWORK 2021/2022 2020/2021 2018/2019 2019/2020
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 2010/2011 2017/2018 2013/2014 2014/2015 2011/2012 2012/2013
FINAL YEAR PROJECT I 2019/2020 2002/2003 2008/2009 2017/2018
FINAL YEAR PROJECT II 2002/2003 2019/2020 2008/2009 2020/2021
INDUSTRIAL ATTACHMENT 2015/2016 2014/2015 2016/2017 2013/2014 2017/2018 2010/2011 2011/2012 2012/2013
NETWORKING CONCEPTS AND PRACTICES 2019/2020 2017/2018 2018/2019 2020/2021 2021/2022
OPERATING SYSTEM 2013/2014 2015/2016 2014/2015 2010/2011 2011/2012 2012/2013
PROJECT WORK 2001/2002

Research Projects

2012 - 2016 A novel model of routing protocol for mobile ad hoc networks based on link reliability
2010 - 2015 Implementation of Vehicular Ad hoc Network applications in Malaysia
2019 - Present Development of Framework for Smart Tourism Destination (STD) for Malaysia Ecotourism Sites in relation to Smart Tourism 4.0 initiatives
2016 - Present A Cloud Computing Framework for Sharing of Cloud Resources and Attacks Information Amongst Cloud Networks

Award & Recognition

16 Jul, 2020 Teknologis Profesional (Ts.) - Others National



2018 Performance evaluation of distributed mMulti media wireless sensor network. International Journal of Engineering and Technology, Vol 7 (4.15) pp. 318-322
2018 Performance optimization of wireless sensor network for multimedia services. International Journal of Engineering and Technology, 7 (4.15) pp. 323-326
2017 A features-based comparative study of the state-of-the-art cloud computing simulators and future directions. (IJACSA) International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, 8 (8) pp. 51-59
2017 A hybrid method using kinect depth and color data stream for hand blobs segmentation. Science International, 29 (3 (May-June)) pp. 515-519
2017 Halal products recognition using RFID/NFC technology. Science International, 29 (3 (May-June)) pp. 687-692
2017 WSN based sensing model for smart crowed movement with identification: an extended study. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, 95 (5) pp. 975-988
Conference or Workshop Item

2016 WSN based sensing model for smart crowd movement with identification: a conceptual model. In: Multi Conference on Computer Science And Information Systems 2016,
2015 Simulation of Resources Sharing Architecture (ReSa) between clouds using Java programming. In: 2014 The 5th International Conference on Information & Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M 2014),
2014 Load-balancing technique in clustered mobile Ad-hoc networks. In: International Conference on Advanced Computer Science Applications and Technologies, ACSAT 2013,
2014 ReSA: architecture for resources sharing between clouds. In: 2014 Conference on Information Assurance and Cyber Security (CIACS),
2014 Sharing of attacks information across clouds for improving security:a conceptual framework. In: International Conference on Computer, Communication, and Control Technology (I4CT 2014),
2013 A security-based survey and classification of cloud architectures, state of the art and future directions . In: 2013 International Conference on Advanced Computer Science Applications and Technologies (ACSAT),
2013 Dynamic object replica placement using underlying routing protocols: ensuring the reliability. In: The 4th International Conference on Information & Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M),
2013 Fault tolerant cloud auditing. In: The 4th International Conference on Information & Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M),
2013 Implementation issues of vehicular ad hoc network applications: selected case studies in Malaysia. In: The 4th International Conference on Information & Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M),
2009 Performance metrics for the prediction of link and path availability in VANETs. In: IEEE 9th Malaysia International Conference on Communications,

2021 Sejahtera academic framework : humanising education for rahmatan lil ‘alamin post-COVID-19 disruptions. Office of Knowledge for Change and Advancement (KCA), IIUM, ISBN: 9789674670184
2017 Evaluation of authentication latency using predictive context transfer to support fast handover. IIUM Press, International Islamic University Malaysia, ISBN: 978-967-418-788-0
2011 An anthology of applied computer technologies. IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181062
2011 Research methodologies: a practical approach. IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674180171
Book Section

2011 Content management system minisite. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181062, pp. 189-203
2011 Mobile data service in Java 2 Platform Micro Edition (J2ME): mobile order. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181062, pp. 177-187
2011 The impact of transmission range over node density in Vehicular Ad Hoc Network (VANET) with obstruction of road infrastucture. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181062, pp. 167-176