Academic Staff

PROFESSOR DR. ABDUL LATIF AHMAD

PROFESSOR DR. ABDUL LATIF AHMAD

Qualifications: B.Eng., M.Sc., Ph.D. (Wales)
Expertise: Membrane Technology, Wastewater Engineering, Separation Process, Adsorption Technolgy

PROFESSOR DR. ABDUL RAHMAN MOHAMED

PROFESSOR DR. ABDUL RAHMAN MOHAMED

Qualifications: B.Sc. (Southern California), M.Sc., Ph.D. (New Hampshire)
Expertise: Reaction Engineering & Catalysis, Air Pollution Monitoring and Control, Fuel Technology, Nanotechnology
Current Position : Deputy Vice Chancellor (Industry & Community Network)

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

DR. AZAM TAUFIK MOHD DIN

DR. AZAM TAUFIK MOHD DIN

Qualifications: B.Eng., M.Sc., Ph.D. (USM)
Expertise: Adsorption, Ordered Mesoporous Materials, Nanomaterials, Environmental Remediation

PROFESSOR DR. AZLINA HARUN @ KAMARUDDIN

PROFESSOR DR. AZLINA HARUN @ KAMARUDDIN

Qualifications: B.Sc., M.Sc., DIC. (Imperial), Ph.D. (London)
Expertise: Enzyme Technology, Fermentation Technology

PROFESSOR DR. BASSIM H. HAMEED

PROFESSOR DR. BASSIM H. HAMEED

Qualifications: B.Sc. (Baghdad), Ph.D. (Salford)
Expertise: Reaction Engineering, Biofuels, Adsorption Process, Activated Carbon, Environmental Catalysis

DR. DEREK CHAN JUINN CHIEH

DR. DEREK CHAN JUINN CHIEH

Qualifications: B.Eng. (UTM), Ph.D. (USM)
Expertise: Plant Tissue and Cell Culture Technology, Phytochemistry

DR. IRVAN DAHLAN

DR. IRVAN DAHLAN

Qualifications: B.Eng. (Unsyiah), M.Sc., Ph.D. (USM)
Expertise: Air Pollution Engineering, Wastewater Treatment, Enzyme/Environmental Catalysis

DR. KHAIRIAH ABD. KARIM

DR. KHAIRIAH ABD. KARIM

Qualifications: B.Eng. (USM), M.Sc. (UMIST), Ph.D. (Manchester)
Expertise: Plant Cell & Tissue Culture Technology, Metabollic Engineering

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. LEO CHOE PENG

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. LEO CHOE PENG

Qualifications: B.Eng. (UKM), Ph.D. (USM)
Expertise: Membrane technology, Nanotechnology, Wastewater Treatment and Recovery, Separation and Purification Technology for Food and Beverages Industry

PROFESSOR DR. LEE KEAT TEONG

PROFESSOR DR. LEE KEAT TEONG

Qualifications: B.Eng., Ph.D. (USM)
Expertise: Energy Environment, Reaction Engineering, Waste Utilization, Renewable Energy
Current Position: Director (Research Creativity & Management Office)

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. LIM JIT KANG

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. LIM JIT KANG

Qualifications: B.Eng. (USM), M.Sc., Ph.D. (Carnegie Mellon)
Expertise: Magnetophoresis of nanostructured magnetic colloid, Colloidal-based localized surface plasmon resonance, Colloidal stability and dispersion, Electroosmosis and dielectrophoresis of colloidal particles

DR. LOW SIEW CHUN

DR. LOW SIEW CHUN

Qualifications: B.Eng. (UTM), Ph.D. (USM)
Expertise: Membrane Technology, Biosensor, Advanced Materials, Separation and Purification Technology

DR. MASRINA MOHD NADZIR

DR. MASRINA MOHD NADZIR

Qualifications: B.Eng. (IIUM), M.Eng., Ph.D. (Osaka)
Expertise: Tissue Engineering, Regenerative Medicine, Biological Material Science, Bioremediation

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. MOHAMAD HEKARL UZIR

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. MOHAMAD HEKARL UZIR

Qualifications: B.Eng. (Leeds), M.Sc., DIC. (Imperial), Ph.D. (London)
Expertise: Biocatalysis, Biotransformation, Fermentation, Steady-State Analysis, Bifurcation Theory

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. MOHAMAD ZAILANI ABU BAKAR

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. MOHAMAD ZAILANI ABU BAKAR

Qualifications: B.Eng., M.Sc. (UMIST), Ph.D. (Sheffield)
Expertise: Process Integration, Process Safety, Computational Fluids Dynamics

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

PROFESSOR DR. MOHD. ROSLEE OTHMAN

PROFESSOR DR. MOHD. ROSLEE OTHMAN

Qualifications: B.Sc., M.Sc. (Missouri-Rolla), Ph.D. (USM)
Expertise: Gas enrichment using micro-porous media, Fuels and fuel upgrading

DR. MUHAMAD NAZRI MURAT

DR. MUHAMAD NAZRI MURAT

Qualifications: B.Eng. (UMIST), M.Sc. (USM), Ph.D. (Manchester)
Expertise: Reactive Distillation, Fuel Cell, Applied Catalysis, Mathematical Modeling

DR. NOORASHRINA A. HAMID

DR. NOORASHRINA A. HAMID

Qualifications: B.Eng. (UTM), M.Sc. (Distinction) (UKM), Ph.D. (Duisburg-Essen)
Expertise: Energy storage system, Electrochemistry, Nanotechnology and nanomaterials from conventional as well as aerosol technology

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. NORASHID AZIZ

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. NORASHID AZIZ

Qualifications: B.Eng. (USM), Ph.D. (Bradford)
Expertise: Batch Reactors, Modelling, Dynamic Optimisation, Process Control, Neural Network Technique

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. OOI BOON SENG

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. OOI BOON SENG

Qualifications: B. Eng. (UTM), Ph.D. (USM)
Expertise: Functional Polymeric Membrane, Composite membrane for fouling mitigation, Product recovery from waste using membrane technology, Integrated and energy efficient membrane technology for Water reclamation

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. RIDZUAN ZAKARIA

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. RIDZUAN ZAKARIA

Qualifications: B.Sc. (New Mexico), M.Sc. (Salford), Ph.D. (Sheffield)
Expertise: Municipal Solid Waste Combustion, Air Pollution Monitoring, Computational Fluids Dynamics

DR. SUHAIRI ABDUL SATA

DR. SUHAIRI ABDUL SATA

On Sabbatical Leave

Qualifications: B.Eng. (Bradford), M.Sc. (UMIST), Ph.D. (UM)
Expertise: Process Control, Fuzzy Logic, Polymerisation Reactor, Model Based Control, Process Intergration

DR. SUZYLAWATI ISMAIL

DR. SUZYLAWATI ISMAIL

Qualifications: B.Eng., Ph.D. (USM)
Expertise: Membrane Technology, Wastewater Engineering, Separation Process, Water shut-off and Water Control Technology for oilfield industry

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. SYAMSUL RIZAL ABD SHUKOR

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. SYAMSUL RIZAL ABD SHUKOR

Qualifications: B.Eng. (Bradford), M.Sc. (USM), Ph.D. (Newcastle)
Expertise: Process Intensification, Process Control, Process Modelling and Simulation

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. TAN SOON HUAT

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. TAN SOON HUAT

Qualifications: B.Eng., M.Eng. (UTM), Eng.D. (Sejong)
Expertise: Purification and Functionalization of Carbon Nanotubes and Their Application to Polymer Composites, Pervaporation Separation

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. TYE CHING THIAN

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. TYE CHING THIAN

Qualifications: B.Eng., M.Sc. (USM), Ph.D. (British Columbia)
Expertise: Reaction Engineering, Heavy Oil Processing Catalysis, Modelling & Simulation

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. VEL MURUGAN VADIVELU

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. VEL MURUGAN VADIVELU

Qualifications: B.Eng., M.Sc. (USM), Ph.D. (Queensland)
Expertise: Solid Waste and Wastewater Treatment Technology, Environmental Engineering

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR IR. DR. ZAINAL AHMAD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR IR. DR. ZAINAL AHMAD

Qualifications: Dip. (UTM), B.Eng. (Surrey), M.Sc. (Distinction), Ph.D. (Newcastle)
Expertise: Artificial Neural Networks(Multiple Neural Networks), Process Modeling, Model Based Process Control, Neural Network Applications In Chemical Processes