ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. MOHD AZMIER AHMAD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. MOHD AZMIER AHMAD

Qualifications: B.Eng., M.Sc. (USM), Ph.D. (UM)
Expertise: Activated Carbon, Carbon Molecular Sieves (CMS), CMS Membrane, Adsorption, Pyrolysis, Waste/Biomass Utilization

 

    1. M.A. Ahmad, N.S. Afandi, O.S. Bello (2016). Optimization and batch studies on adsorption of malachite green dye using rambutan seed activated carbon, Desalination and Water Treatment, In press.
    2. M.A. Ahmad, N. Ahmad, O.S. Bello (2015). Removal of Remazol Brilliant Blue reactive dye from aqueous solutions using watermelon rinds as adsorbent, Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology, 36(6), 845-858 (ISI-Cited Publication).
    3. M.A. Ahmad, N. Ahmad, O.S. Bello (2015). Adsorption kinetic studies for the removal of synthetic dye using durian seed activated carbon, Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology, 36(5), 670-684 (ISI-Cited Publication).
    4. M.A. Ahmad, N. Ahmad, O.S. Bello (2015). Modified durian seed as adsorbent for the removal of methyl red dye from aqueous solutions, Applied Water Science, 5(4), 407-423 (ISI-Cited Publication).
    5. M.A. Ahmad, O.S. Bello, B. Semire (2015). Scavenging malachite green dye from aqueous solutions using pomelo (Citrus grandis) peels: Kinetic, equilibrium and thermodynamic studies, Desalination and Water Treatment, 56(2), 521-535.Synthesizing precursor for tapentadol production through biotransformation.
    1. Microwave-assisted activated carbon from agrowastes for dyes, heavy metals and pesticide removal.
    2. Carbon molecular sieve for gas separation.
    3. Pyrolysis of wastes for solid fuel/char production..Modelling and Simulation of Membrane Bioreactor for S-Ibuprofen Production Pilot Plant.
    1. Wan Nurul Huda Wan Zainal (2015). Carbon membranes derived from polymer blend of polyetherimide and polyethlene glycol for gas separation.
    2. Muhammad Azan Tamar Jaya (on-going). Preparation of hollow fiber carbon molecular sieve (CMS) membranes for gas permeation study.
    3. Mohamad Firdaus Mohamad Yusop (on-going). Preparation of carbon adsorbent from wastes for dyes, heavy metals and pesticide removal.
    1. Nur Izzatul Akmal Mohd Zaki (2015). Equilibrium, kinetic and thermodynamic of dyes adsorption on biomass based activated carbon.
    2. Nga Eng Yew (2014). Agrowaste based carbon adsorbent for dyes removal: equilibrium, kinetic and thermodynamic studies.
    3. Nur Syahidah Afandi (2014). Activated carbon from musk lime peel and rambutan seed for dyes removal.