Skip to main content
prof rahman1

D.S.P.J., J.M.N., B.C.N., FASc., CEng., FIChemE, P.Eng

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 : Vice Chancellor Universiti Sains Malaysia


    1. Md Rosli NI, Lam SM, Sin JC, Satoshi I, Mohamed AR. Photocatalytic Performance of ZnO-C2N4 for Removal of Phenol under Simulated Sunlight Irradation. Journal of Environmental Engineering 2018, 144(2),
    2. Koh MK, Wong, YJ, Chai SP, & Mohamed, AR. Carbon Dioxide Hydrogenation to Methanol Over Multi-Functional Catalyst: Effects of Reactants Adsorption and Metal-Oxide(s) Interfacial Area. Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry 2018
    3. Zubbri NA, Mohamed AR, & Mohammadi M. Parametric study and effect of calcination and carbonation conditions on the CO2 capture performance of lithium orthosilicate sorbent. Chinese Journal of Chemical Engineering 2017
    4. Wong YJ, Koh MK, Khavarian M, Mohamed AR. Investigation on Cobalt Aluminate as an Oxygen Carrier Catalyst for Dry Reforming of Methane. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 2017, 42 (47), 28363–28376.
    5. Dayou S, Vigolo B, Ghanbaja J, Kairi MI, Mohd Zuhan MKN, Mohamed AR. Direct Growth of Graphene on MgO by Chemical Vapor Deposition for Thermal Conductivity Enhancement of Phase Change Material. Materials Chemistry and Physics 2017, 202: 352-357.
    6. Lahijani P, Mohammadi M, Mohamed AR. Investigation of Synergism and Kinetic Analysis during CO2 Co-Gasification of Scrap Tire Char and Agro-Wastes. Renewable Energy 2019, 142 L 147-157. (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    7. Koh MK, Zain Munirah, Mohamed AR. Exploring Transition Metal (Cr, Mn, Fe, Co, Ni) Promoted Copper-Catalyst for Carbon Dioxide Hydrogenation to Methanol. 66th International Conference on Environment: Empowering Environment and Sustainable Engineering Nexus Through Green Technology. AIP Conference Proceedings 2019, Article number 02000. (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    8. Bahru R, Mohamed MA, Mohamed AR. Structural analyses and deposition of purified carbon nanotubes using electrophoretic deposition. Materials Research Express 2019, 6 (9) : Article Number 095054. (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    9. Lahijani P, Mohammadi M, Mohamed AR. Catalytic CO 2 gasification of rubber seed shell-derived hydrochar: reactivity and kinetic studies. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 2019, 26 (12) : 11767-11780 (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    10. Firdaus R, Afandi NS, Khavarian M, Mohamed AR. Effect of Reaction Time and Catalyst Feed Rate Towards Carbon Nanotubes Yields and Purity by using Rotary Reactor. Sains Malaysia 2019, 48 (6) : 1187-1194. (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    11. Afandi NS, Khavarian M, Mohamed AR. Effect of Synthesis Condition on the Structural Features of Ni-Ce Bimetallic Catalysts Supported on Functionalized Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes. Sains Malaysia 2019, 48 (6) : 1209-1219. (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    12. Bahru R, Mohamed AR. Effect of Carbon Nanotubes as Thermal Interface Materials on Thermal Conductivity using Electrophoretic Deposition. Journal of Physical Science 2019, 30 : 149-158. (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    13. Rosli NI, Lam SM, Sin JC, Mohamed AR. In Situ Acid Fabrication of G-C3N4 Photocatalytic with Improved Adsorptive and Photocatalytic Properties. Materials Letters 2019. (Manuscript Submitted) (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    14. Kulandaivalu T, Mohamed AR, Ali KA. Photocatalytic Carbon Dioxide Reforming of Methane as an Alternative Approach for Solar Fuel Production-a Review. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews 2019, (Manuscript Submitted) (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    15. Anthonysamy SI, Lahijani P, Mohammadi M, Mohamed AR. Low temperature adsorption of nitric oxide on cerium impregnated biomass-derived biochar. The Korean Institute of Chemical Engineers 2019. (Manuscript Accepted) (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    16. Zain MM, Mohammadi M, Kamiuci N, Mohamed AR. CO2 Hydrogenation to Methanol Using In2O3/ZrO2 Catalyst: Effect of Catalyst Preparation Method. Frontiers of Chemical Science and Engineering 2019, (Manuscript Submitted) (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    17. Wong YJ, Koh MK, Kairudin NF, Ichikawa S, Morikawa Y, Mohamed AR. Development of Co Supported on Co2 Al Spinel Catalystsfrom Exsolution of Amorphous Co2 Al Oxides for Carbon Dioxide Reforming of Methane. ChemCatChem 2019, DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201901098. (Manuscript Submitted) (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    18. Shafawi AN, Mahmud RA, Putri LK, Rosli NI, Ali KA, Mohamed AR. Bi2o3 Particles Decorated on Porous G-C3N4 Sheets : Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity through a Direct Z-Scheme Mechanismfor Degradationif Reactive Black 5 under UV-Visible Light. Journal of Photochemistry 2019. (Manuscript Submitted) (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    19. Mahmud RA, Shafawi AN, Putri LK, Ali KA, Mohamed AR. Functionalized Graphene Nanoplatelets as a Synergetic Adsorbent and Electron Sink for ZnO in the Photocatalytic Degradation of Methylene Blue UV-Vis Irradiation. Journal of Alloys and Compound 2019. (Manuscript Submitted) (Elsevier, ISI IF : )
    1. Green Technology and Nanomaterials Applications for the Mitigation of Greenhouse Gases (GHGs)
    2. Synthesis of High Uniformity Large Area Graphene in Ambient Pressure Chemical Vapor Deposition
    3. Development Self Designed Nanocatalyst to Study the Mechanism of Dry Reforming of Methane to Valuable Chemicals
    4. Production of High Quality Carbon Nanotube
    1. Surface Modification and Modeling of Supported Cobalt Aluminium Oxides Catalysts for Carbon Dioxide Reforming of Methane.
    2. Photocatalytic Removal of 2-Chlorophenol by ZnO/C3N4 Catalyst under Visible Light Irradiation.
    3. Synthesis of Large Area Graphene using Chemical Vapor Deposition.
    1. Photocatalytic Removal of Phenol and Congo Red Dye using Graphene (BiFeO3) Photocatalysis.
    2. Synthesis of sorbents for CO2 capture from biogenesis calcium wastes.
    3. Synthesis and Characterization Cobalt-Based Nanocatalyst on Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Reforming of Methane (CH4).