Prof. Dr. Rahinah Ibrahim is a Senior Professor of Architecture and former Dean of Faculty of Design and Architecture, UPM.

She has seven years experience in property development and architectural practice before joining UPM in 1997 and led the establishment of its architecture programme.

A trained

architect, she received her Engineering and Ph.D.

degrees in Construction Engineering and Management from Stanford University.

The Sustainable Design Informatics research she established, focuses on developing theories and emerging computer-integrated applications for developing sustainable product innovations in the built environment. Rahinah is the lead inventor of several award-winning inventions profiled in more than 50 countries.