Dr Saeed Kia is a highly competent mechanical engineer specialising in numerical modelling and computational fluid dynamics (CFD) studies on a range of engineering projects.

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.