Name of Staff:  Dr Magdalene Goh Wan Ching
Designation: Senior Lecturer
Qualifications: Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering (Inti College), BEng in Electrical Engineering & Electronics (University of Liverpool, UK), PhD in Solid State Device Physics & RF Transistors Design (University of Liverpool, UK)


Dr. Magdalene Goh obtained her Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from Inti College before leaving for the UK to pursue her BEng in Electrical Engineering & Electronics and later on, her PhD. Prior to joining the academy, she has worked for a few years in the industry in the areas of semiconductor process technology, silicon wafer characterizations, mask layout design, analogue circuit design and design for testability (DFT). While in the academic, she had served as a judge for Innovate Malaysia undergraduate final year projects competition (2012 & 2013). She is currently serving as an external examiner for a PhD candidate from VIT University, India.

Course Development Experience:

Since joining WOU, Dr. Goh has developed six courses, namely Control Systems, Microprocessors, Digital Communications, Microelectronics, VLSI Design and Process Control & Instrumentation. She is currently revising the Field Theory course and developing a new course called Power Electronics & Drives.

 Research Interest:

Dr. Goh’s research interests are in the area of power semiconductor devices design and optimization for power electronics and RF applications and VLSI process and technology.

Selected Publications:   

Design of Radio Frequency Metal-Insulator-Metal (MIM) Capacitors.  

Official Correspondence Address:

Dr. Magdalene Goh Wan Ching
Senior Lecturer & Programme Coordinator of Bachelor of Technology in Electronics,
School of Science & Technology
Wawasan Open University
54, Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah,
10050 Penang


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