Ang Miin Huey
B.A.(Education), M.Sc. USM, Ph.D. NUS
Coding Theory, Cryptography, Algebra. Room no: 036, Ext: 3641 mathamh@usm.my ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000000154084113

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Full Name
Dr. Ang Miin Huey
EDUCATION
Bachelor: B.A (First class honour) with education major in Mathematics and Commerce, School of
Educational Studies, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1993–1997).
Master: MSc. By Reserach in Mathematics, School Of Mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains
Malaysia (1998–2000).
Doctor of Philosophy: Ph.D. in Mathematics, National University of Singapore, Singpore (2000–2003).
OCCUPATION
Associate Professor at the School of Mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia.
PROFESSION
2003 – 2008 Lecturer at Universiti Sains Malaysia
2008 ‐ 2015 Senior Lecturer at Universiti Sains Malaysia
2015 – Present Associate Professor at Universiti Sains Malaysia
RESEARCH INTEREST
Most of my current research work are in Algebraic Error Correcting Codes and Algebraic Design
Theory. In particular, I am interested on problems in the theory of group ring codes, different sets
and wighting matrices. I also interested on problems in algebraic cryptography theory and Creative
way to train High Order Thinking Skill in Mathematics Teaching.
TEACHING EXPERIENCES
I have the experience of being a tutor at the School of Mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains
Malaysia (USM) while pursuing the Master degree. The courses that I tutored were Linear Algebra
and Modern Algebra. During the study at the National University of Singapore (NUS), I am the tutor
head for the laboratory session for linear algebra course. Now in USM, I teach undergraduate courses
such as Mathematics Foundation, Linear Algebra, Calculus, Further Linear Algebra, Modern Algebra,
Coding Theory and Ring and Fields Theory.
ADMINISTRATIVE RESPONSIBILITIES
Year 1 Programme advisor for academic years 2004/2005 to 2006/2007, 2011/2012 to 2015/2016
Setting up the new course Mathematical Foundation in 2012.
Setting up the new course Rings and Fields in 2012.
Chairman of the evaluation of the three years bachelor program of mathematics in 2012.
Mentor of undergraduate students for School of Mathematical Sciences for academic years
2004/2005, 2005/2006 and 2007/2008
Colloquim committee member of School of Mathematical Sciences from 2004 to 2009
Invited Exco committee member of School of Mathematical Sciences for academic year from 2012 till
2016
Acting Programme Chairperson of promramme mathematics of School of Mathematical Sciences
from Jun 2012 to Feb 2013.
Council member of School of Mathematical Sciences since 2004 till now
Academic advisor to undergraduate students of School of Mathematical Sciences since academic
years 2004/2005 till now
Postgraduate study committee member of School of Mathematical Sciences from academic year
2010/2011 till now
Lecturing committee member of School of Mathematical Sciences from academic year 2011/2012 till
now
Lecturer‐ students committee member of School of Mathematical Sciences from academic year
2011/2012 till now
CONSULTANCY
Curriculum Consultant of Talented Primary Mathematics in SRJK(C) Perempuan China from 2010 to
2012
Consultant for the Penang state Mathematics Quiz organised by Mathematical Sciences Students
Society, from 2012 till now
Consultant for the Penang state Mathematics Camp for Primary School organised by Mathematical
Sciences Students Society, from 2013 till now
STUDENTS SUPERVISION (Main Supervisor)
a) PhD Students :
Dennis Wong Chee Keong (Graduated 2014)
Title: Nonexistence of Building Sets in Finite Abelian Groups.
b) Master Students : Research Mode
Tee Chee Ching, (Graduated 2008)
Title: Some Optimal Codes and Their Decoding Algorithms
Tan Yean Nee, (Graduated 2012)
Title: Some Explicit Bases of Riemann‐Roch Spaces for Algebraic Geometry Codes
Tan Zi Shyuan, (Graduated 2016)
Title: Cyclic And Dihedral Group Ring Codes
c) Mixed Mode :
Thien Lei Mee (Graduated 2007)
Title : Affine Geometry
Lee Wi Hiem (Graduated 2007),
Title : Linear Transformation: The Origin of Matrices Theory.
d) Undergraduate students: Minor Project
Anderson Yeo Siang Jing, 2008, Title: Mathematics and RSA Cryptosystem
Tan Yean Nee, 2009, Title: Quadratic Residue Codes
Lim Peng Ghee, 2011, Title: Latin Square codes
Por Seng Pin, 2012, Title: Function Based Error Correcting codes: Reed‐ Muller Code
Tan Zi Shyuan, 2012, Title: Group Ring Construction of G_23 and G_24
Yeong Yee Yon, 2013, Title: Balanced Incomplete Block Design And Codes
Kee Yee Hwan, 2013, Title: An Alternate Method to Construct G24
Saw Veekeong A/l Saw Hin, 2013, Title: Some Counting Principles in Combinatorics
Tan Ngiap Hsiang, 2014, Title: Error Correcting Codes for Symbol Pair Read Channel
Syed Mohamad Sadiq Bin Syed Musa, 2014, Title: Reed Solomon Codes
Ong Kai Lin, 2015, Title: Zero‐divisor Codes and Idempotents
Lim Ming Chyang, 2015, Title: Finite Field Extensions
RESEARCH GRANTS
National
(i) Project Head
Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) by Malaysia Ministry of Higher Education
Title : Difference Sets and Codes, RM 65 200, (15/10/2007‐14/10/2009).
Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) by Malaysia Ministry of Higher Education
Title: Combinatorial Designs and Codes, RM47,000.00, (1/5/2011‐31/10/2013).
Co‐Researcher: Denis Wong Chee Keong (TAR University) and PM Dr Sriwulan Adji (School of
Mathematical Sciences Universiti Sains Malaysia)
Exploratory Research Grant Scheme (ERGS) by Malaysia Ministry of Higher Education
Title: Exploring Problem Solving Activities in Promoting Creative Mathematics Teaching and Learning
Culture among Malaysian Primary Mathematics Teachers and Pupils, RM50,000.00, (15/8/2011‐
14/8/2013)
Co‐Researcher: PM Dr. Lim Chap Sam (School of Educational Studies, Universiti Sains Malaysia)
(ii) Co‐researcher
Scientific Advancement Grant Allocation (SAGA) by Malaysia Sciences Academic
Title: Semigroup Crossed Product ‐ RM 106 350 (2005‐2007) (PI: Dr Sriwulan Adji)
Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) by Malaysia Ministry of Higher Education
Title: Ramsey Orderly Algebras—a Route to an Ultimate Characterization of Ramsey Algebras,
RM69,000.00, (1/12/2014‐30/11/2016). (PI: Teh Wen Chean)
Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) by Malaysia Ministry of Higher Education
Title: Code‐ and Lattice‐based signature scheme over extra special p‐group, RM 58,200, (15/8/2017 –
14/8/2019 (PI: Denis Wong Chee Keong)
University
(i) Project Manager
Short Term Research by Universiti Sains Malaysia
Title : Optimise Codes ‐ RM17,478, 2005‐2008.
Short Term Research by Universiti Sains Malaysia
Title : Words, Parikh Matrices and Their Applications – RM 39,986, 2008‐2009
Co‐Researcher: Prof. K.G. Subramanian (School of Mathematical Sciences Universiti Sains Malaysia)
Incentive Grant Scheme by Universiti Sains Malaysia,
Title: Algebraic Geometric codes, RM 5000, (23/4/2010 ‐ 22/4/2011)
Research Universities Grant by Universiti Sains Malaysia
Title: Extraction of Algebraic Properties of Binary Group Ring Codes Using Their Generators, RM
100,000.00, (31/12/2014‐31/12/2016)
Research Universities Grant by Universiti Sains Malaysia
Title: Extraction of Algebraic Properties of Error Correcting Codes Using Group Rings and
Idempotents, RM 80,000.00, (31/12/2017‐31/12/2019)
(ii) Co‐researcher
Short Term Research Grant Scheme by Universiti Sains Malaysia
Title : On Parikh Matrices and the Injectivity Problem – RM 35,220, (15/8/2014‐14/8/2016) (PI: Teh
Wen Chean)
Research Universities Grant by Universiti Sains Malaysia
Title: Fast Endomorphism For Point Multiplication On Elliptic Curves , RM100,000.00, )01/03/2016‐
28/02/2019) (PI: Hailiza Binti Kamarulhaili @ Harun,)
UTARRF by Universiti Tungku Abdul Rahman
Title: Constructions of Secret Sharing Scheme with nice access structures vis group algebra codes,
RM 30,000, (1/8/2015 – 31/7/2017) (PI: Denis Wong Chee Keong)
UTARRF by Universiti Tungku Abdul Rahman
Title: Construction of Group Algebra Codes, RM 800, February 2013 – January 2014. (PI: Denis Wong
Chee Keong)
INVITED SPEAKER
Invited speaker of Algebra (Moufang Loops) workshop by PERSAMA (Malaysian Mathematical
Sciences Society), Universiti Sains Malaysia, 2007. Title – Group Weighing Matrices
Guest Speaker, Mathematics Olympiad preparation camp, Science and Math Society of SMJK Chong
Hwa Confucian, 2012. Title – The Spirits of Mathematics Olympiad
PUBLICATIONS
Denis C.K. Wong and M.H. Ang, (2017). An Exponent Bound for Abelian Group that Admit a Covering
Extended Building Set, Ars Combinatoria, accepted. (ISI)
K.L. Ong and M.H. Ang (2017), Full Identification Of Idempotents In Binary Abelian Group Rings,
accepted by Journal of the Indonesian Mathematical Society. (SCOPUS)
Denis C.K. Wong and M.H. Ang, (2016). Results on Building Sets, Extended Building Sets and Double
Building Sets, Far East J. Math. Sc., accepted. (SCOPUS)
G. Y. Tan, K. P. Ng and M. H. Ang, (2015). Using Watershed Transform for Vision‐based Two‐Hand
Occlusion in an Interactive AR Environment, Information Technology in Industry, Vol 3, no. 1 pp 23‐
27. (Web of Science)
Z. S. Tan, M.H. Ang and W. C. Teh, (2015), Group Ring Codes over a Dihedral Group, Malaysian
Journal Of Mathematical Sciences 9(S), pp. 37‐52. (SCOPUS)
Denis C.K. Wong and M.H. Ang (2013) A family of MDS abelian group Codes, Far East Journal of
Mathematical Sciences, Vol. 78, No 1, pp 19‐27. (Math SciNet)
Denis C.K. Wong and M.H. Ang (2013) Group algebra codes defined over extra special $p$‐group of
order $p^{2r+1}$, JP Journal of Algebra, Number Theory and Applications, 30, No. 1, pp 47‐60. (Math
SciNet)
Denis C.K. Wong and M.H. Ang (2013) Group Codes Define Over Dihedral Groups of Small Order,
Malaysian Journal of Mathematical Sciences 7(S), pp 101‐116. (SCOPUS)
Denis C.K. Wong, M.H. Ang and Yahya Abu Hassan,( 2010), The study of building sets through product
and lifted constructions, Far East Journal of Mathematical Sciences, Vol 46, No. 2, pp 193‐206. (Math
SciNet)
K. G. Subramanian, M.H. Ang and Atulya K. Nagar, (2009), On Parikh Matrices, International Journal
of Foundations of Computer Science, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp 211‐219. (ISI, impact factor 0.512 on 2009)
V. Masilamani, Kamala Krithivasan, K.G. Subramanian and M.H. Ang, (2008), Efficient algorithms for
reconstruction of 2D‐arrays from extended Parikh images, International Symposium on Visual
Computing 2008, Part II, Lecture Notes of Computer Sciences 5359,1137‐1146. (SCOPUS)
M.H. Ang, K. T.Arasu, S.L.Ma and Y.Strassler, (2008), Study of proper circulant weighing matrices with
weight 9, Discrete Mathematics, Volume 308, Issue 13, Pages 2802–2809. (ISI, impact factor 0.347 on
2008)
M.H. Ang and S. L.Ma, (2005), Symmetric weighing matrices constructed using group matrices,
Design, Codes and Cryptography, Vol. 37, No. 2, pp 195‐210 (ISI, impact factor 0.661 on 2005)
G. A. How and M.H. Ang, (1998), The check positions of Hamming codes and the construction of a
2EC‐AUED Codes, Bulletin of the Malaysian Mathematical Society 21, page 63‐78. (Math SciNet)
BOOK AUTHORED
Linear Algebra, Volume 1, Penerbit USM, 2012. 386pp (ISBN 978‐983‐861‐539‐6)
VISITING ACADEMIC
December 2008: School of Physical And mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University,
funded by Nanyang Technological University Fund.
EDITORIAL BOARD
Editor, Bulletin of The Malaysian Mathematical Sciences Society – 2004 ‐ 2007 MathSciNet database)
Editor, Bulletin of The Malaysian Mathematical Sciences Society – ISI (2008 – now)
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP
Member (Lifetime) of the Malaysian Mathematical Sciences Society (PERSAMA).
Malaysian Society for Cryptology Research –2013
Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the 2nd National Conference on Graphing
Calculators (NCGC) 2004.
Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the 2nd IMTGT Regional Conference on
Mathematics, Statistics and Applications, 2006
Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the 4th East Asia Regional Conference On
Mahematics Education (EARCOME) 2007 ‐ Assistant Treasurer
Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the Asian Mathematical Conference (AMC) 2009
Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the 4th National Conference on Graphing
Calculators (NCGC) 2011
Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the 3rd International Conference on Cryptology
and Computer Security 2012 (CRYPTOGRAPHY 2012) – Treasurer
Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the 21st National symposium on Mathematical
Sciences (sksm 2013)
AWARDS
Datuk Balwant Singh Gold Medal Award by Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia (1997).
Special Master Scholarships Scheme from The Malaysian Ministry of Sciences, Technology and
Environment, Malaysia,(1997‐1999),
Ph.D. Scholarships from Universiti Sains Malaysia (2000 – 2003) under the Assistant Staff Training
Scheme (ASTS).
One reserach paper was awarded the Hadiah Sanggar Sanjung (Merit Award) in the Category of
Journal Publication by Universiti Sains Malaysia 2007
One research papers was awarded the Anugerah Sanggar Sanjung (Merit Award) in the Category of
Journal Publication by Universiti Sains Malaysia, 2008
Outstanding Teaching Award for teaching Advance Linear Algebra for year 2007 and from 2010 to
2013 by The School of mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia.
Outstanding Teaching Award for teaching Coding Theory from 2007 to 2015 by The School of
mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia.
Outstanding Teaching Award for teaching Mathematical Foundations from 2014 to 2015 by The
School of mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia.
Outstanding Teaching Award for teaching Modern Algebra for year 2008 and 2017 by School of
mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia.
Recognition Award for the Editor of Bulletin Persatuan Sains Matematik Malaysia, (2013) by The
Malaysian Mathematics Society (Persama), Malaysia
Appreciation Certificate for Sevice to the Community (Sijil Penghargaan Libatsama Komuniti) (2013)
by the Division of Industrial & Community Network, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia.
USM Excellent Service Award, (2014) by the Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia.
COMMUNITY SERVICES
Chairperson for a session in the Ecological and Environmental Modeling (Ecomod) in Gurney Hotel,
Penang, September 15‐16, 2004.
Chairperson for a session in the 2nd IMTGT Regional Conference on Mathematics, Statistics and
Applications ) in Gurney Hotel, Penang, June 13‐15, 2006.
Chairperson for a session in the for 3rd IMTGT Regional Conference on Mathematics, Statistics and
Applications ) in Gurney Hotel, Penang, December 5‐6, 2007.
Chairperson for a plenary session in the for for AMC 2009 (Asian Mathematics Conference) in Putra
World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur, 25 June 2009.
EDUCATION Bachelor: B.A (First class honour) with education major in Mathematics and Commerce, School of Educational Studies, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1993–1997). Master: MSc. By Reserach in Mathematics, School Of Mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1998–2000). Doctor of Philosophy: Ph.D. in Mathematics, National University of Singapore, Singpore (2000–2003). OCCUPATION Associate Professor at the School of Mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia. PROFESSION 2003 – 2008 Lecturer at Universiti Sains Malaysia 2008 ‐ 2015 Senior Lecturer at Universiti Sains Malaysia 2015 – Present Associate Professor at Universiti Sains Malaysia RESEARCH INTEREST Most of my current research work are in Algebraic Error Correcting Codes and Algebraic Design Theory. In particular, I am interested on problems in the theory of group ring codes, different sets and wighting matrices. I also interested on problems in algebraic cryptography theory and Creative way to train High Order Thinking Skill in Mathematics Teaching. TEACHING EXPERIENCES I have the experience of being a tutor at the School of Mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) while pursuing the Master degree. The courses that I tutored were Linear Algebra and Modern Algebra. During the study at the National University of Singapore (NUS), I am the tutor head for the laboratory session for linear algebra course. Now in USM, I teach undergraduate courses such as Mathematics Foundation, Linear Algebra, Calculus, Further Linear Algebra, Modern Algebra, Coding Theory and Ring and Fields Theory. ADMINISTRATIVE RESPONSIBILITIES Year 1 Programme advisor for academic years 2004/2005 to 2006/2007, 2011/2012 to 2015/2016 Setting up the new course Mathematical Foundation in 2012. Setting up the new course Rings and Fields in 2012. Chairman of the evaluation of the three years bachelor program of mathematics in 2012. Mentor of undergraduate students for School of Mathematical Sciences for academic years 2004/2005, 2005/2006 and 2007/2008 Colloquim committee member of School of Mathematical Sciences from 2004 to 2009 Invited Exco committee member of School of Mathematical Sciences for academic year from 2012 till 2016 Acting Programme Chairperson of promramme mathematics of School of Mathematical Sciences from Jun 2012 to Feb 2013. Council member of School of Mathematical Sciences since 2004 till now Academic advisor to undergraduate students of School of Mathematical Sciences since academic years 2004/2005 till now Postgraduate study committee member of School of Mathematical Sciences from academic year 2010/2011 till now Lecturing committee member of School of Mathematical Sciences from academic year 2011/2012 till now Lecturer‐ students committee member of School of Mathematical Sciences from academic year 2011/2012 till now CONSULTANCY Curriculum Consultant of Talented Primary Mathematics in SRJK(C) Perempuan China from 2010 to 2012 Consultant for the Penang state Mathematics Quiz organised by Mathematical Sciences Students Society, from 2012 till now Consultant for the Penang state Mathematics Camp for Primary School organised by Mathematical Sciences Students Society, from 2013 till now STUDENTS SUPERVISION (Main Supervisor) a) PhD Students : Dennis Wong Chee Keong (Graduated 2014) Title: Nonexistence of Building Sets in Finite Abelian Groups. b) Master Students : Research Mode Tee Chee Ching, (Graduated 2008) Title: Some Optimal Codes and Their Decoding Algorithms Tan Yean Nee, (Graduated 2012) Title: Some Explicit Bases of Riemann‐Roch Spaces for Algebraic Geometry Codes Tan Zi Shyuan, (Graduated 2016) Title: Cyclic And Dihedral Group Ring Codes c) Mixed Mode : Thien Lei Mee (Graduated 2007) Title : Affine Geometry Lee Wi Hiem (Graduated 2007), Title : Linear Transformation: The Origin of Matrices Theory. d) Undergraduate students: Minor Project Anderson Yeo Siang Jing, 2008, Title: Mathematics and RSA Cryptosystem Tan Yean Nee, 2009, Title: Quadratic Residue Codes Lim Peng Ghee, 2011, Title: Latin Square codes Por Seng Pin, 2012, Title: Function Based Error Correcting codes: Reed‐ Muller Code Tan Zi Shyuan, 2012, Title: Group Ring Construction of G_23 and G_24 Yeong Yee Yon, 2013, Title: Balanced Incomplete Block Design And Codes Kee Yee Hwan, 2013, Title: An Alternate Method to Construct G24 Saw Veekeong A/l Saw Hin, 2013, Title: Some Counting Principles in Combinatorics Tan Ngiap Hsiang, 2014, Title: Error Correcting Codes for Symbol Pair Read Channel Syed Mohamad Sadiq Bin Syed Musa, 2014, Title: Reed Solomon Codes Ong Kai Lin, 2015, Title: Zero‐divisor Codes and Idempotents Lim Ming Chyang, 2015, Title: Finite Field Extensions RESEARCH GRANTS National (i) Project Head Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) by Malaysia Ministry of Higher Education Title : Difference Sets and Codes, RM 65 200, (15/10/2007‐14/10/2009). Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) by Malaysia Ministry of Higher Education Title: Combinatorial Designs and Codes, RM47,000.00, (1/5/2011‐31/10/2013). Co‐Researcher: Denis Wong Chee Keong (TAR University) and PM Dr Sriwulan Adji (School of Mathematical Sciences Universiti Sains Malaysia) Exploratory Research Grant Scheme (ERGS) by Malaysia Ministry of Higher Education Title: Exploring Problem Solving Activities in Promoting Creative Mathematics Teaching and Learning Culture among Malaysian Primary Mathematics Teachers and Pupils, RM50,000.00, (15/8/2011‐ 14/8/2013) Co‐Researcher: PM Dr. Lim Chap Sam (School of Educational Studies, Universiti Sains Malaysia) (ii) Co‐researcher Scientific Advancement Grant Allocation (SAGA) by Malaysia Sciences Academic Title: Semigroup Crossed Product ‐ RM 106 350 (2005‐2007) (PI: Dr Sriwulan Adji) Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) by Malaysia Ministry of Higher Education Title: Ramsey Orderly Algebras—a Route to an Ultimate Characterization of Ramsey Algebras, RM69,000.00, (1/12/2014‐30/11/2016). (PI: Teh Wen Chean) Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) by Malaysia Ministry of Higher Education Title: Code‐ and Lattice‐based signature scheme over extra special p‐group, RM 58,200, (15/8/2017 – 14/8/2019 (PI: Denis Wong Chee Keong) University (i) Project Manager Short Term Research by Universiti Sains Malaysia Title : Optimise Codes ‐ RM17,478, 2005‐2008. Short Term Research by Universiti Sains Malaysia Title : Words, Parikh Matrices and Their Applications – RM 39,986, 2008‐2009 Co‐Researcher: Prof. K.G. Subramanian (School of Mathematical Sciences Universiti Sains Malaysia) Incentive Grant Scheme by Universiti Sains Malaysia, Title: Algebraic Geometric codes, RM 5000, (23/4/2010 ‐ 22/4/2011) Research Universities Grant by Universiti Sains Malaysia Title: Extraction of Algebraic Properties of Binary Group Ring Codes Using Their Generators, RM 100,000.00, (31/12/2014‐31/12/2016) Research Universities Grant by Universiti Sains Malaysia Title: Extraction of Algebraic Properties of Error Correcting Codes Using Group Rings and Idempotents, RM 80,000.00, (31/12/2017‐31/12/2019) (ii) Co‐researcher Short Term Research Grant Scheme by Universiti Sains Malaysia Title : On Parikh Matrices and the Injectivity Problem – RM 35,220, (15/8/2014‐14/8/2016) (PI: Teh Wen Chean) Research Universities Grant by Universiti Sains Malaysia Title: Fast Endomorphism For Point Multiplication On Elliptic Curves , RM100,000.00, )01/03/2016‐ 28/02/2019) (PI: Hailiza Binti Kamarulhaili @ Harun,) UTARRF by Universiti Tungku Abdul Rahman Title: Constructions of Secret Sharing Scheme with nice access structures vis group algebra codes, RM 30,000, (1/8/2015 – 31/7/2017) (PI: Denis Wong Chee Keong) UTARRF by Universiti Tungku Abdul Rahman Title: Construction of Group Algebra Codes, RM 800, February 2013 – January 2014. (PI: Denis Wong Chee Keong) INVITED SPEAKER Invited speaker of Algebra (Moufang Loops) workshop by PERSAMA (Malaysian Mathematical Sciences Society), Universiti Sains Malaysia, 2007. Title – Group Weighing Matrices Guest Speaker, Mathematics Olympiad preparation camp, Science and Math Society of SMJK Chong Hwa Confucian, 2012. Title – The Spirits of Mathematics Olympiad PUBLICATIONS Denis C.K. Wong and M.H. Ang, (2017). An Exponent Bound for Abelian Group that Admit a Covering Extended Building Set, Ars Combinatoria, accepted. (ISI) K.L. Ong and M.H. Ang (2017), Full Identification Of Idempotents In Binary Abelian Group Rings, accepted by Journal of the Indonesian Mathematical Society. (SCOPUS) Denis C.K. Wong and M.H. Ang, (2016). Results on Building Sets, Extended Building Sets and Double Building Sets, Far East J. Math. Sc., accepted. (SCOPUS) G. Y. Tan, K. P. Ng and M. H. Ang, (2015). Using Watershed Transform for Vision‐based Two‐Hand Occlusion in an Interactive AR Environment, Information Technology in Industry, Vol 3, no. 1 pp 23‐ 27. (Web of Science) Z. S. Tan, M.H. Ang and W. C. Teh, (2015), Group Ring Codes over a Dihedral Group, Malaysian Journal Of Mathematical Sciences 9(S), pp. 37‐52. (SCOPUS) Denis C.K. Wong and M.H. Ang (2013) A family of MDS abelian group Codes, Far East Journal of Mathematical Sciences, Vol. 78, No 1, pp 19‐27. (Math SciNet) Denis C.K. Wong and M.H. Ang (2013) Group algebra codes defined over extra special $p$‐group of order $p^{2r+1}$, JP Journal of Algebra, Number Theory and Applications, 30, No. 1, pp 47‐60. (Math SciNet) Denis C.K. Wong and M.H. Ang (2013) Group Codes Define Over Dihedral Groups of Small Order, Malaysian Journal of Mathematical Sciences 7(S), pp 101‐116. (SCOPUS) Denis C.K. Wong, M.H. Ang and Yahya Abu Hassan,( 2010), The study of building sets through product and lifted constructions, Far East Journal of Mathematical Sciences, Vol 46, No. 2, pp 193‐206. (Math SciNet) K. G. Subramanian, M.H. Ang and Atulya K. Nagar, (2009), On Parikh Matrices, International Journal of Foundations of Computer Science, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp 211‐219. (ISI, impact factor 0.512 on 2009) V. Masilamani, Kamala Krithivasan, K.G. Subramanian and M.H. Ang, (2008), Efficient algorithms for reconstruction of 2D‐arrays from extended Parikh images, International Symposium on Visual Computing 2008, Part II, Lecture Notes of Computer Sciences 5359,1137‐1146. (SCOPUS) M.H. Ang, K. T.Arasu, S.L.Ma and Y.Strassler, (2008), Study of proper circulant weighing matrices with weight 9, Discrete Mathematics, Volume 308, Issue 13, Pages 2802–2809. (ISI, impact factor 0.347 on 2008) M.H. Ang and S. L.Ma, (2005), Symmetric weighing matrices constructed using group matrices, Design, Codes and Cryptography, Vol. 37, No. 2, pp 195‐210 (ISI, impact factor 0.661 on 2005) G. A. How and M.H. Ang, (1998), The check positions of Hamming codes and the construction of a 2EC‐AUED Codes, Bulletin of the Malaysian Mathematical Society 21, page 63‐78. (Math SciNet) BOOK AUTHORED Linear Algebra, Volume 1, Penerbit USM, 2012. 386pp (ISBN 978‐983‐861‐539‐6) VISITING ACADEMIC December 2008: School of Physical And mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, funded by Nanyang Technological University Fund. EDITORIAL BOARD Editor, Bulletin of The Malaysian Mathematical Sciences Society – 2004 ‐ 2007 MathSciNet database) Editor, Bulletin of The Malaysian Mathematical Sciences Society – ISI (2008 – now) PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP Member (Lifetime) of the Malaysian Mathematical Sciences Society (PERSAMA). Malaysian Society for Cryptology Research –2013 Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the 2nd National Conference on Graphing Calculators (NCGC) 2004. Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the 2nd IMTGT Regional Conference on Mathematics, Statistics and Applications, 2006 Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the 4th East Asia Regional Conference On Mahematics Education (EARCOME) 2007 ‐ Assistant Treasurer Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the Asian Mathematical Conference (AMC) 2009 Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the 4th National Conference on Graphing Calculators (NCGC) 2011 Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the 3rd International Conference on Cryptology and Computer Security 2012 (CRYPTOGRAPHY 2012) – Treasurer Local Organizing Committee Member (SECRETARIAT) for the 21st National symposium on Mathematical Sciences (sksm 2013) AWARDS Datuk Balwant Singh Gold Medal Award by Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia (1997). Special Master Scholarships Scheme from The Malaysian Ministry of Sciences, Technology and Environment, Malaysia,(1997‐1999), Ph.D. Scholarships from Universiti Sains Malaysia (2000 – 2003) under the Assistant Staff Training Scheme (ASTS). One reserach paper was awarded the Hadiah Sanggar Sanjung (Merit Award) in the Category of Journal Publication by Universiti Sains Malaysia 2007 One research papers was awarded the Anugerah Sanggar Sanjung (Merit Award) in the Category of Journal Publication by Universiti Sains Malaysia, 2008 Outstanding Teaching Award for teaching Advance Linear Algebra for year 2007 and from 2010 to 2013 by The School of mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. Outstanding Teaching Award for teaching Coding Theory from 2007 to 2015 by The School of mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. Outstanding Teaching Award for teaching Mathematical Foundations from 2014 to 2015 by The School of mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. Outstanding Teaching Award for teaching Modern Algebra for year 2008 and 2017 by School of mathematical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. Recognition Award for the Editor of Bulletin Persatuan Sains Matematik Malaysia, (2013) by The Malaysian Mathematics Society (Persama), Malaysia Appreciation Certificate for Sevice to the Community (Sijil Penghargaan Libatsama Komuniti) (2013) by the Division of Industrial & Community Network, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. USM Excellent Service Award, (2014) by the Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. COMMUNITY SERVICES Chairperson for a session in the Ecological and Environmental Modeling (Ecomod) in Gurney Hotel, Penang, September 15‐16, 2004. Chairperson for a session in the 2nd IMTGT Regional Conference on Mathematics, Statistics and Applications ) in Gurney Hotel, Penang, June 13‐15, 2006. Chairperson for a session in the for 3rd IMTGT Regional Conference on Mathematics, Statistics and Applications ) in Gurney Hotel, Penang, December 5‐6, 2007. Chairperson for a plenary session in the for for AMC 2009 (Asian Mathematics Conference) in Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur, 25 June 2009.