PROFESSOR DR. AHMAD ZUHAIRI ABDULLAH

PROFESSOR DR. AHMAD ZUHAIRI ABDULLAH

Qualifications: B.Tech., M.Sc., Ph.D. (USM)
Expertise: Catalysis, Reaction, Fuel Engineering, Nanoporous Materials, Wastewater Engineering

 

    1. Nur Azimah Jamalluddin, Ahmad Zuhairi Abdullah (2016). Fe incorporated mesocellular foam as an effective and stable catalyst: Effect of Fe concentrations on the characteristics and Fenton-like oxidation of acid red B, Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical, 414, 94-107. (Publisher: Elsevier).
    2. Mohd Razealy Anuar, Ahmad Zuhairi Abdullah (2016). Ultrasound-assisted biodiesel production from waste cooking oil using hydrotalcite prepared by combustion method as catalyst, Applied Catalysis A: General, 514, 214-223 (Publisher: Elsevier).
    3. Mohd Hizami Mohd Yusoff, Ahmad Zuhairi Abdullah (2016). Catalytic behavior of sulfated zirconia supported on SBA-15 as catalyst in selective glycerol esterification with palmitic acid to monopalmitin, Journal of Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 60, 199-204. (Publisher: Elsevier).
    4. Khozema Ahmed Ali, Ahmad Zuhairi Abdullah, Abdul Rahman Mohamed (2015). Recent development in catalytic technologies for methanol synthesis from renewable sources: A critical review, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 44, 508-518. (Publisher: Elsevier).
    5. Peng Yong Hoo, Ahmad Zuhairi Abdullah (2015). Kinetics modelling and mechanism study for selective esterification of glycerol with lauric acid using 12-tungstophosphoric acid post impregnated SBA-15, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 54, 7852-7858. (Publisher: American Chemical Society).
    1. Production of valuable chemicals from crude glycerol using catalytic processes.
    2. Continuous recycle system of spent tungsten slurry generated by chemical polishing process in wafer fabrication industry for reuse.
    3. Treatment of industrial wastewaters using electrocoagulation process.
    4. Advanced oxidation processes for treatment of industrial wastes.
    1. Nur Azimah Jamalluddin - Catalytic conversion of oleochemicals into value added products.
    2. Khozema Ahmed Ali - Photocatalytic reduction of carbon dioxide for methanol production.
    3. Abdul Fattah Ismail - Catalytic carbon dioxide reforming of methane for syngas production
    4. Hoo Peng Yong - Tungstofosforic acid mesoporous catalyst for production of monoglyceride
    5. Mohd Razealy Anuar - Production of biodiesel from non-edible oils using ultrasound-assisted reactor
    6. Andrew Yeoh Wei Jin - Recovery of spent silica slurry in semiconductor industry
    7. Nur Fadzillah Abu Kassim - Sonocatalytic degradation of organic pollutants in water
    8. Rozaini Abdullah - Production of lactic acid from glycerol using supported catalyst
    9. Noraini Razali - Production of lactic acid from glycerol using supported catalyst
    1. Fatin Amalina Mohamad Sanusi - Recovery of tungsten slurry from chemical mechanical process (CMP) operation
    2. Helmi Amanullah - Electrocoagulation of landfill leachate
    3. Muhammad Hazim Yaacob - Production of lactic acid from glycerol
    4. Marwa Ali Elajel - Treatment of textile wastewater using electrocoagulation process
    5. Kartina Embong - Production of lactic acid from glycerol using composite catalyst