Zainal Abidin

Prof. Ir. Zainal Abidin, Ph.D.


  • Ph.D., University of Salford, Salford – United Kingdom (1992)
  • Master’s degree, The Victoria University of Manchester, Manchester – United Kingdom (1988)
  • Ir., Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung – Indonesia (1984)

Room: 1st Floor, PAU Building

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Short Biography

Prof. Ir. Zainal Abidin, Ph.D. is a professor in Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (FTMD), Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB). He obtained his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from ITB in 1984, his master’s degree in 1988 from Victoria University of Manchester, UK, and his doctoral degree in 1992 from the University of Salford, UK. Zainal handles the courses in System Dynamics, Electric Motors and Drives, Engineering Measurement, Basic of Mechanical Vibration, Introduction to Control Systems, Mechanical Maintenance, Mechatronics Systems Design, System Dynamics, Measurement, Signal Processing, Special Topics in Mechanical A, Control Engineering, and Paper in National Journals/Proceedings. His current research interest is on Vibration-Based Predictive Maintenance.

Research Interest

  • Vibration-Based Predictive Maintenance


  • MS2202 System Dynamics
  • MS2203 Electric Motors and Drives
  • MS3100 Engineering Measurement
  • MS3110 Basic of Mechanical Vibration
  • MS3201 Introduction to Control Systems
  • MS4102 Mechanical Maintenance
  • MS4089 Mechatronics Systems Design
  • MS5210 System Dynamics, Measurement, Signal Processing
  • MS6000 Special Topics in Mechanical A
  • MS6010 Control Engineering
  • MS8093 Paper in National Journals/Proceedings