Dr Saeed Kia

Research Fellow/Senior Research off

Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre
Sustainable Minerals Institute


Saeed completed his PhD in 2016 at the University of Malaya on development of a novel wind turbine using computational fluid dynamics. Saeed has worked as a research assistant at the University of Malaya (2012-2016) working on various industry-driven projects including design and optimisation of hydrocyclones. He has also worked as an industrial technical consultant (2015-2020), providing consulting services for over 30 projects, including evaluating temperature stability of a boiler in a coal fired power plant, fire simulation for buildings, and modelling of a hydro power plant.

Currently, Saeed is working as a researcher at Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre (JKMRC) on computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modelling of mineral processing equipment.


  • Master of Mechanical Engineering, University Tenaga Nasional
  • Doctor of Philosophy, UM


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