Azizi is a senior lecturer at the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM). His current research interests include Networks-on-Chip (NoC), embedded systems, real-time systems, Design Space Exploration, optimisation but he always keen to discuss about any open problems with potential Master or PhD candidates.
He graduated in Electronic Engineering from the Shibaura Institute of Technology (SIT), Japan in 2001. In 2004 he obtained a MSc in Computer Science from the Universiti of Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia. He completed his PhD research on Design Space Exploration of Real-Time Networks-on-Chip at the University of York in 2015. He joined Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) in 2009 as a Lecturer. In 2016 he was promoted to Senior Lecturer. Since 2017 he holds a position as the Head of Electronic Engineering Department at the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia.