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4 AUGUST 2017

Our mentor of the Integrated Water Resources Engineering Cluster Research, Prof. Ir. Dr. Amir Hashim Mohd Kassim has been appointed as a Mentor for the workshop on "Innovative Design of Sustainable Agro-Hydro-Health Systems", organised by the Water Engineering Group of the Department of Civil Engineering, University Putra Malaysia and the Centre for Agroecology Water and Resilience, Coventry University, UK on 31 July 2017 to 4 August 2017. Read more..

Research Grants

The following are current and completed research work by our members for the last five years:
Year  Seminar/Research Topic Link
2017 Young Researchers for Water and Environmental Engineering Symposium (YRWEES 2017) Details Reports
     

Journal and Conference Publications

Title of Publication Link
1. Removal of nutrients and organic pollutants from household greywater by phycoremediation for safe disposal. International Journal of Energy and Environmental Engineering, Volume 8, Issue 3, 1 September 2017, Pages 259-272
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2. Erratum to: Harvesting of microalgae biomass from the phycoremediation process of greywater Environmental Science and Pollution Research, February 2017, Volume 24, Issue 4, pp 4220
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3. Sample biochemical methane potential from the digestion of domestic mixed sewage sludge in batch tests. International Journal on Advance Science, Engineering and Information Technology. Volume 7 (2017)
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4. Extraction of hydrocarbons from freshwater green microalgae (Botryococcus sp.) biomass after phycoremediation of domestic wastewater. International Journal of Phytoremediation, Volume 19, 2017
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5. Optimization of operating parameters of novel composite adsorbent for organic pollutants removal from POME using response surface methodology. Chemosphere, Volume 174, 2017, Pages 232-242
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6. Adsorption studies of leachate on cockle shells. International Journal of GEOMATE, Volume 12, Issue 29, 2017, Pages 2186-2990
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7. Optimization of operating parameters of novel composite adsorbent for organic pollutants removal from POME using response surface methodology. Chemosphere, Volume 174, 2017, Pages 232-242
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8. Feasibility of banana (Musa sapientum) trunk biofibres for treating kitchen wastewater. Nature Environment and Pollution Technology, Volume 16, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 1205-1210
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9. Adsorption studies of leachate on cockle shells. International Journal of GEOMATE, Volume 12, Issue 29, 2017, Pages 2186-2990
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10. Waste bones ash as an alternative source of P for struvite precipitation. Journal of Environmental Management Volume 203, 1 December 2017, Pages 861-866
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11. Influence of foaming agent/water ratio and foam/geopolymer paste ratio to the properties of fly ash-based lightweight geopolymer for brick application. Revista de Chimie Volume 68, Issue 9, September 2017, Pages 1978-1982
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12. Adsorption studies of leachate on cockle shells. International Journal of GEOMATEVolume 12, Issue 29, 2017, Pages 2186-2990
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13. Acclimatization Process of Ureolytic Bacteria (UB) with Soil Condition for Interlocking Compressed Earth Block (ICEB) in Improving Compressive Strength Properties. Advanced Science Letters, Volume 23, Number 5, May 2017, pp. 4341-4343(3)
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14. Pull-out strength of polyethylene terephthalate bottle fibre in concrete matrix. Malaysian Construction Research Journal Volume 21, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 75-85
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15. Potential of bacterial consortium for removal of cephalexin from aqueous solution. Journal of the Association of Arab Universities for Basic and Applied Sciences. Volume 24, October 2017, Pages 141-148
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16. Removal of Heavy Metal Ions From Aqueous Solutions Using Bacillus subtilis Biomass Pre-Treated by Supercritical Carbon Dioxide. Clean - Soil, Air, Water Volume 45, Issue 10, October 2017
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17. Influence of pathogenic bacterial activity on growth of Scenedesmus sp. and removal of nutrients from public market wastewater. Journal of Water and HealthVolume 15, Issue 5, October 2017, Pages 741-756
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18. Removal of nutrients and organic pollutants from household greywater by phycoremediation for safe disposal. International Journal of Energy and Environmental Engineering
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19. Extraction of hydrocarbons from freshwater green microalgae (Botryococcus sp.) biomass after phycoremediation of domestic wastewater. International Journal of PhytoremediationVolume 19, Issue 7, 3 July 2017, Pages 679-685
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20. Assessment of soil pollution by toxic metals and petrochemical compounds in western Libya. Desalination and Water TreatmentVolume 83, July 2017, Pages 272-276
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21. Harvesting of Botryococcus sp. Biomass from Greywater by Natural Coagulants. Waste and Biomass Valorization18 May 2017, Pages 1-13
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22. Erratum to: Harvesting of microalgae biomass from the phycoremediation process of greywater. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. Volume 24, Issue 4, 1 February 2017, Page 4220
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23. The dual roles of phycoremediation of wet market wastewater for nutrients and heavy metals removal and microalgae biomass production. Clean Technologies and Environmental PolicyVolume 19, Issue 1, 1 January 2017, Pages 37-52
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24. Feasibility of banana (Musa sapientum) trunk biofibres for treating kitchen wastewater. Nature Environment and Pollution TechnologyVolume 16, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 1205-1210
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25. Recycling of solid wastes at kindergartens centers. Songklanakarin Journal of Science and Technology. Volume 39, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 69-75
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26. Sample biochemical methane potential from the digestion of domestic mixed sewage sludge in batch tests. International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology. Volume 7, Issue 2, 2017, Pages 431-437
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27. Heat lump in different pavement layer using water as a heat collector. Journal of Engineering and Applied SciencesVolume 12, Issue Specialissue5, 2017, Pages 6947-6952
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28. Analysis of pedestrian walking velocity by using Human Behavior Simulator (HBS). Journal of Engineering and Applied SciencesVolume 12, Issue Specialissue5, 2017, Pages 6958-6963
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29. Inactivation of Aspergillus Spores in Clinical Wastes by Supercritical Carbon Dioxide. Arabian Journal for Science and EngineeringVolume 42, Issue 1, 1 January 2017, Pages 39-51
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30. Optimization of operating parameters of novel composite adsorbent for organic pollutants removal from POME using response surface methodology. ChemosphereVolume 174, 2017, Pages 232-242
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31. An overview of the utilisation of microalgae biomass derived from nutrient recycling of wet market wastewater and slaughterhouse wastewater. International Aquatic Research. Volume 9, Issue 3, 1 September 2017, Pages 177-193
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32. Verification of surface-groundwater connectivity in an irrigation canal using geophysical, water balance and stable isotope approaches. Journal of Water Resources Management, 25 (11), 2837, 2011
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Innovations and Awards

Award  Project Tittle  Exibition Name Recognition ID
  • 1. Mosaic Sludge Brick
  • 2. A new Hydrophobicized media from cow bones for the treatment of heavy metals in Palm Oil Mill
  • 3. Fish Scale A Potential Adsorbent For Metal Removal
  • PECIPTA
  • ITEX
  • BIS
  • 2015-PECIPTA-215
  • 2016-ITEX-201
  • 2014-BIS-119
  • 1. Dr. Brick
  • 2. A Sustainable Chitosan/Banana Trunk Fibre Biosorbent For Greywater Treatment
  • 3. Fish Scale A Potential Adsorbent For Metal Removal
  • 4. Impregnation Method of Producing Activated Carbon from Sugarcane Bagasse for Colour Removal
  • 5. Metal Removal and Antimicrobial Properties of Modified Watermelon Rind
  • 6. Smart Recycle Bin
  • 7. Recyling Cigaretle Butts Into Fired Clay Bricks
  • MTE
  • PECIPTA
  • PECIPTA
  • MTE
  • Bio Malaysia
  • MTE
  • PECIPTA
  • 2017-MTE-244
  • 2015-PECIPTA-222
  • 2015-PECIPTA-218
  • 2015-MTE-162
  • 2014-BM-135
  • 2014-MTE-80
  • 2013-PECIPTA-65
  • 1. Rewes Replication for Integrated Urban Drainage Management
  • 2. BioNap: Paper from Agro-Base Resource
  • 3. Enviro Sorbent For Heavy Metal Removal
  • ITEX
  • MTE
  • PECIPTA
  • 2014-ITEX-116
  • 2014-MTE-76
  • 2013-PECIPTA-67
 

Intellectual Properties

Research Collaborators

Year  Seminar/Research Topic  Client Link
2017
Perkhidmatan Perundingan Potensi Airbumi Sebagai Bekalan Air Dengan Menggunakan Kaedah Keberintangan Elektrik di Kawasan Pulau Lang Tengah Terengganu
Impian MNI Sdn. Bhd. Researcher
2017
Perkhidmatan Saintifik dan Penyelidikan - Cadangan Penyediaan Garis Panduan Mesin Penapis Air
Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia Researcher
2017
Infrastruktur dan Kemudahan Awam bagi Pembangunan Kompleks Petroleum Bersepadu Pengerang
Southern Diggers Enterprise Sdn Bhd Researcher
2017
Perkhidmatan Menjalankan Kajian Hidraulik dan Permodelan Komputer bagi Kerja Naik Taraf Jambatan Sungai Belenggu, Pahang
Myarch Sdn. Bhd. Researcher
2017
Kajian Struktur dan Jenis Bahan (Rekabentuk Sistem Rawatan dalam Mesin Penapis Air) untuk Kegunaan di Rumah
Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia Researcher
2017
Perundingan Air Mineral
Razmaju Sdn. Bhd. Researcher
2016
Kajian Pelan Tindakan Banjir Negeri Johor
Spatialworks Sdn. Bhd. Researcher
2015
Cadangan Kerja Pembangunan Telaga Tiub Untuk Projek NBOS3 di Air Baning, Jelebu, Negeri Sembilan
Indragiri Enterprise Researcher
2015
Kerja-kerja Perundingan Tapak di Kg. Ijok, Batang Berjuntai, Selangor
Fendy Construction & Trading Researcher
2015
Kerja-kerja Perundingan Tapak Menggunakan Kaedah Keberintangan Elektrik di Aring, Gua Musang Kelantan
Fendy Construction & Trading Researcher
       

 

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