PUBLICATIONS


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A Novel Fuzzy Control Algorithm for Reducing the Peak Demands using Energy Storage System

Kein Huat Chua, Yun Seng Lim, Stella Morris

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, “A Novel Fuzzy Control Algorithm for Reducing the Peak Demands using Energy Storage System
Energy”, Energy (2017), doi:10.1016/j.energy.2017.01.063, Impact Factor: 4.810,

Kein Huat Chua, Yun Seng Lim and Stella Morris

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 ” Active Control Strategy of Energy Storage System for Reducing Maximum Demand Charges under Limited Storage Capacit”, Journal of Energy Engineering, Impact Factor: 1.895

Lee Cheun Hau, Yun Seng Lim and Kein Huat Chua

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 “A Real-Time Active Peak Demand Reduction for Battery Energy Storage with Limited Capacity," Journal of Communications, vol. 11, no. 9, pp. 841-847, 2016. Doi: 10.12720/jcm.11.9.841-847

Lee Cheun Hau and Yun Seng Lim, 2016,

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Thermal and electrical performance of  a hybrid design of a solar-thermoelectric system.

K.S. Ong, M.S. Naghavi, Christopher Lim

6

Heat spreading and heat transfer coefficient with fin heat sink

K. S. Ong, C. F. Tan, K. C. Lai, K. H. Tan

7

Thermal performance of a compact design heat pipe solar collector with latent heat storage in charging/discharging modes
with latent heat storage in charging/discharging modes

M.S. Naghavi, K.S. Ong, I.A. Badruddin, Mohammad Mehrali, H.S.C. Metselaar

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Lee CL, Goh WS, Chee SY, Yik LK. (2017) Enhancement of light harvesting efficiency of silicon solar cell utilizing arrays of poly(methyl methacrylate-co-acrylic acid) nano-spheres and nano-spheres with embedded silver nano-particles. Photonics and Nanostructures - Fundamentals and Applications, 23, 36-44.

Lee CL, Goh WS, Chee SY, Yik LK.

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Shanti R, Hadi AN, Salim YS, Chee SY, Ramesh TS, Ramesh K. (2017) Degradation of ultra-high molecular weight poly(methyl methacrylate-co-butyl acrylate-co-acrylic acid) under ultra violet irradiation. RSC Advances, 7(1), 112-120. DOI: 10.1039/C6RA25313J

Shanti R, Hadi AN, Salim YS, Chee SY, Ramesh TS, Ramesh K.

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Nadeem H, Habib NZ, Ng CA, Zoorob SE, Mustaffa Z, Chee SY, Younas M. (2017) Utilization of catalyzed waste vegetable oil as a binder for the production of environmentally friendly roofing tiles. Journal of Cleaner Production, DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.01.028

Nadeem H, Habib NZ, Ng CA, Zoorob SE, Mustaffa Z, Chee SY, Younas M.

11

Surfactant-free synthesis of ZnO micro/nanoflowers with efficient
photocatalytic antibacterial performance

Sze-Mun Lam, Jian-Ai Quek, Jin-Chung Sin

12

A newly emerging visible light-responsive BiFeO3 perovskite for
photocatalytic applications: A mini review

Sze-Mun Lam, Jin-Chung Sin, Abdul Rahman Mohamed

13

Fuzzy-driven energy storage system for mitigating voltage unbalance factor on distribution network with photovoltaic system

Jianhui Wong, Kein Huat Chua, Yun Seng Lim, Stella Morris.

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Active Control Strategy of Energy Storage System for Reducing Maximum Demand Charges under Limited Storage Capacity

 Lee Cheun Hau, Yun Seng Lim, Kein Huat Chua

15

Degradation potential of basidiomycetes Trametes ljubarskyi on Reactive Violet 5 (RV 5) using urea as optimum nitrogen source.

S.M. Goh, M.Y. Chan and L.G.A. Ong

16

Optimization of Palm Oil Mill Sludge Biochar Preparation for Sulphur Dioxide Removal

Nursashabila Iberahim, Sumathi Sethupathi, Mohammed J.K. Bashir

17

Two-dimensional bismuth oxybromide coupled with molybdenum disulphide for enhanced dye degradation using low power energysaving light bulb.

W.P. Cathie Lee, Fhu-Hin Wong, Nicole K. Attenborough, Xin Ying Kong, Lling-Lling Tan, S. Sumathi, Siang-Piao Chai

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Biochars as potential adsorbers of CH4, CO2 and H2S.

Sumathi Sethupathi, Ming Zhang, Anushka Upamali Rajapaksha, Sang Ryong Lee, Norhusna Mohamad Nor, Abdul Rahman Mohamed, Mohammad Al-Wabel, Sang Soo Lee & Yong Sik Ok

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Microwave assisted digestion followed by ICP-MS for determination of trace metals in atmospheric and lake ecosystem. Journal of Environmental Sciences
Volume 55, May 2017, Pages 1–10

Manan Ahmed, Ying Hui Chin, Xinxin Guo, Xing-Min Zhao.

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Application of simple ultrasonic assisted extraction coupled with HPLC and GC/MS for the determination of surface active compounds in atmospheric particulate matter. Microchemical Journal 130 (2017) 400–411

Manan Ahmed, Xinxin Guo, Xing-Min Zhao.

21

Mechanical strength and durability properties of concrete containing treated recycled concrete aggregates under different curing conditions

Sallehan Ismail, Wai Hoe Kwan, Mahyuddin Ramli

22

Alkali-Resistant Glass Fiber Reinforced High Strength Concrete in Simulated Aggressive Environment

Kwan Wai Hoe, Cheah Chee Ban, Mahyuddin Ramli, Chang Kok Yung

23

Alteration of the refractive index of polyacrylate and poly(styrene-co-acrylate) films via molecular structure modification. Polymer Bulletin, 74(3), 857-872. DOI: 10.1007/s00289-016-1749-5

Lee CL, Chee SY, Lee MK.

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Thermal performance study of composite phase change material with polyacrylic and conformal coating. Materials, 10, 873, 1-12. doi:10.3390/ma10080873

Kee SY, Yamuna M, Ong KS, Metselaar HSC, Chee SY, Lai KC.

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A non-intrusive appliance load monitoring for efficient energy consumption based on Naive Bayes classifier

Yang C.C., Soh C.S., Yap V.V.

26

Cr2O3 nanoparticles anhored on ZnO nanorods as active heterostructure catalysts for phenol degradation

Sze-Mun Lam, Jin-Chung Sin, Abdul Rahman Mohamed

27

Photocatalytic performance of ZnO/g-C3N4 for removal of phenol under simulated sunlight irradiation

Noor Izzati Md Rosli; Sze Mun Lam; Jin Chung Sin; Ichikawa Satoshi; Abdul Rahman Mohamed

28

Surfactant-free hydrothermal synthesis of flower-like BiOBr
hierarchical structure and its visible light-driven catalytic activity
towards the degradation of sunset yellow

Jin-Chung Sin, Chin-Aik Lim, Sze-Mun Lam, Abdul Rahman Mohamed

29

One-Step Partially Purified Lipases (ScLipA and ScLipB) from Schizophyllum commune UTARA1 Obtained via Solid State Fermentation and Their Applications

Yew Chee Kam, Kwan Kit Woo and Lisa Gaik Ai Ong

30

Investigation on the performance of hybrid anaerobic membrane bioreactors for fouling control and biogas production in palm oil mill effluent treatment.

Choon Aun Ng, Ling Yong Wong, Huey Yee Chai, Mohammed J. K. Bashir, Chii-Dong Ho, Humaira Nisar and Po Kim Lo

31

Mimusops Elengi Seed Shell Powder as a New Bio-Filler for Polypropylene-based Bio-Composites. Bioresources (2017). Impact Factor:1.321

Mathialagan Muniyadi, Tiffany Yit Siew Ng, Yamuna Munusamy & Zhong Xian Ooi

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Disintegration of palm oil mill effluent organic solids by ultrasonication: optimization by response surface methodology

Lai-Peng Wong, , Mohamed Hasnain Isa, Mohammed J.K. Bashir

33

A facile route for fabrication of hierarchical porous Nb2O5/ZnO composites with enhanced photocatalytic degradation of palm oil mill effluent

Ying-Hui Chin, Jin-Chung Sin, Sze-Mun Lam

34

One-dimensional ZnO nanorods doped with neodymium for enhanced resorcinol degradation under sunlight irradiation

Jin-Chung Sin, Sze-Mun Lam                                                                                                

35

Mechanistic investigation of visible light responsive Ag/ZnO micro/nanoflowers for enhanced photocatalytic performance and antibacterial activity

Sze-Mun Lam, Jian-Ai Quek, Jin-Chung Sin

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Prakash, J., Yang, C.C. and Chin, J.F. (2017) ‘Labor-intensive line-cell reconfiguration with cycle time adjustment attributed to changes in situational awareness’, International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Vol. 27, No. 2, 210-232. (Scopus)

Prakash, J., Yang, C.C. and Chin, J.F.

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Prakash, J. and Chin, J.F. (2017) ‘Effects of inventory classifications on CONWIP system: a case study’, Journal of Management Analytics, Vol. 4, No. 3, 296-320. (Scopus)

Prakash, J. and Chin, J.F.

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Chin, J.F., Prakash, J., Kamaruddin, S., and Tan, M.C.L (2017) ‘Automating computer simulation and statistical analysis in production planning and control research’, International Journal of Computers and Applications, Vol. x, No. x, 1-17. (Scopus)

Chin, J.F., Prakash, J., Kamaruddin, S., and Tan, M.C.L

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Lam SM, Kee, MW, Sin JC. Influence of PVP surfactant on the morphology and properties of ZnO micro/nanoflowers for dye mixtures and textile wastewater degradation. Materials, Chemistry and Physics 2018; 28; 35–43.

Lam SM, Sin JC.

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Lam SM, Wong KA, Sin JC. Fabrication of flower-like ZnO micro/nanostructures for photodegradation of pre-treated palm oil mill effluent. IOP Conference Series: Earth Environment and Science 2018; 112; 012003.

Lam SM, Sin JC.

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Lam SM, Quek JA, Sin JC, Mechanistic investigation of visible light responsive Ag/ZnO micro/nanoflowers for enhanced photocatalytic performance and antibacterial activity. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry 2018; 353; 171-185.

Lam SM, Sin JC.

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Lam SM, Sin JC, Mohamed AR. Cr2O3 nanoparticles anchored on ZnO nanorods as active heterostructure catalysts for phenol degradation. Sains Malaysiana 2018; 47; 253-259.

Lam SM, Sin JC.

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Effect of gold nanoparticles on the performances of TiO2 dye-sensitised solar cell

Liu CC, Liang MS, Khaw CC

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Md Salleh, R, Yeoh, WM, Mohamed, A.R., Bahru, R. Effect of Nickel Catalyst Layer Thickness and Grain Size Prepared by Electroplating Method to the Growth of Carbon Nanostructures by Chemical Vapour Deposition. Sains Malaysiana 47(2) (2018):393-402.

Yeoh WM.

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A.Ismail, S.K.Kamarudin, W.R.W.Daud, S.Masdar, U.A. Hasran, Development of 2D multiphase non-isothermal mass transfer model for DMFC system. In press

A.Ismail, S.K.Kamarudin, W.R.W.Daud, S.Masdar, U.A. Hasran

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CO2 methanation over Ni and Rh based catalysts: Process optimization at moderate temperature. Int J Energy Res. 2018;1–14. DOI: 10.1002/er.4082

Younas Muhammad, Sumathi Sethupathi, Leong Loong Kong, Abdul Rahman Mohamed

47

Molybdenum disulfide quantum dots decorated bismuth sulfide as a superior noble-metal-free photocatalyst for hydrogen evolution through harnessing a broad solar spectrum. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 232 117–123.

W.P. Cathie Lee, Xin Ying Kong, Lling-Lling Tan, Meei Mei Gui, S. Sumathi, Siang-Piao Chai

48

Copper-doped flower-like molybdenum disulfide/bismuth sulfide photocatalysts for enhanced solar water splitting. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 43, 748-756.

W.P. Cathie Lee, Lling-Lling Tan, S. Sumathi, Siang-Piao Chai

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Mimusops elengi seed shell powder as a new bio-filler for polypropylene-based bio-composites. Bioresources, 13 (1), 272-289

M. Mathialagan, Y.S.N. Tiffany, M. Yamuna, Z.X. Ooi.

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A facile route for fabrication of hierarchical porous Nb2O5/ZnO composites with enhanced photocatalytic degradation of palm oil mill effluent . Materials Letters, 216, 8-11

Ying-Hui Chin, Jin-Chung Sin, Sze-Mun Lam

51

One-dimensional ZnO nanorods doped with neodymium for enhanced resorcinol degradation under sunlight irradiation, Chemical Engineering Communications, 205,  311–324.

Jin-Chung Sin, Sze-Mun Lam

52

Photocatalytic performance of ZnO/g-C3N4 for removal of phenol under simulated sunlight irradiation, Journal of Environmental Engineering, 144, 4017091.

Noor Izzati Md Rosli, Sze-Mun Lam, Jin-Chung Sin, Ichikawa Satoshi, Abdul Rahman Mohamed

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A surfactant-free synthesis technique of coral-like ZnO hierarchical structures for photocatalytic degradation of resorcinol under UV irradiation, IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 112, pp. 012002.

Jin-Chung Sin, Sze-Mun Lam, Ying-Hui Chin

54

Catalyzed Waste Engine Oil as Alternative Binder of Roofing Tiles– Chemical Analysis and Optimization of Parameters. Journal of Cleaner Production, 174, 988-999

Teoh WP, Habib NZ, Ng CA, Chee SY.

55

Augmentation of power conversion efficiency of amorphous silicon solar cell employing poly(methyl methacrylate-co-acrylic acid) nanospheres encapsulated with gold nanoparticles. Journal of Materials Science,   53, 5183–5193

Lee CL, Goh WS, Chee SY, Yik LK.

56

Thermal performance of a compact design heat pipe solar collector with latent heat storage in charging/discharging modes.

M.S. Naghavi

57

Effect of preparation methods on the tensile, morphology and solar energy conversion efficiency of RGO/PMMA nanocomposites.

S. Y. Kee

58

Thermal performance study of composite phase change material with polyacrylic and conformal coating.

S.Y. Kee

59

Review of solar water heaters incorporating solid-liquid organic phase materials as thermal storage.

S. Y. Kee

60

Visible light responsive flower-like ZnO in photocatalytic antibacterial mechanism towards Enterococcus faecalis and Micrococcus luteus. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology 2018; 187; 66–75.

Lam SM, Sin JC.

61

Hydrothermal synthesis of coral-like Palladium-doped BiFeO3 nanocomposites with enhanced photocatalytic and magnetic properties. Materials Letters 2018; 224; 1–4.

Lam SM, Sin JC.

62

Sequencing coagulation–photodegradation treatment of Malachite Green dye and textile wastewater via ZnO micro/nanoflowers. Chemical Engineering Communications 2018; 205; 1143–1156.

Lam SM, Sin JC.

63

Synthesis of silver nanoparticles mediated by endophytic fungi associated with orchids and its antibacterial activity. In Press

V Chong, KS Tong, LGA ONG

64

Evaluation of cellulase and xylanase production from Trichoderma harzianum using acid-treated rice straw as solid substrate. In press

KS Yong, KS TOng, LGA ONG

65

Debottlenecking Biomass Supply Chain Resources Deficiency
via Element Targeting Approach

CH Lim, BS How, WPQ Ng, WD Leong, SL Ngan, HL Lam

66

A ligand strategic approach with Cu-MOF for enhanced solar light photocatalysis. New Journal of Chemistry, 42, 11124-11130.

Surib, N. A., Kuila, A., Saravanan, P., Sim, L. C., & Leong, K. H. (2018)

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 M/g-C3N4 (M= Ag, Au, and Pd) composite: synthesis via sunlight photodeposition and application towards the degradation of bisphenol A. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 1-12.

Hak, C. H., Sim, L. C., Leong, K. H., Lim, P. F., Chin, Y. H., & Saravanan, P. (2018).

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Sugarcane juice derived carbon dot–graphitic carbon nitride composites for bisphenol A degradation under sunlight irradiation. Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology, 9, 353-363.

Sim, L. C., Wong, J. L., Hak, C. H., Tai, J. Y., Leong, K. H., & Saravanan, P. (2018).

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Mechanistic insights into plasmonic photocatalysts in utilizing visible light. Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology, 9, 628-648.

Leong, K. H., Aziz, A. A., Sim, L. C., Saravanan, P., Jang, M., & Bahnemann, D. (2018).

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DEVELOPMENT OF 2D MULTIPHASE NON-ISOTHERMAL MASS TRANSFER MODEL FOR DMFC SYSTEM, 152, 263-276

AZLYANA ISMAIL, SITI KARTOM KAMARUDIN, WAN RAMLI WAN DAUD, SHAHBUDIN MASDAR, UMI AZMAH HASRAN (2018)

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 Sargassum siliquosum J. Agardh extract as potential material for synthesis of bioplastic film. Journal of Applied Phycology, doi:
10.1007/s10811-018-1603-2

Lim JY, Hii SL, Chee SY, Wong CL. (2018)

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Organic carbon content and humus composition after application aluminum sulfate and rice straw to soda saline-alkaline soil. Zhao, X., Zhu, M., Guo, X. et al. Environ Sci Pollut Res (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-018-2270-1

Zhao, X., Zhu, M., Guo, X. et al.

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Evaluation of Different Oxidizing Agents on Effective Covalent Functionalization of Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes (2018) Fullerenes, Nanotubes and Carbon Nanostructures, DOI: 10.1080/1536383X.2018.1508133

Wei-Chun Teoh, Wei-Ming Yeoh & Abdul Rahman Mohamed

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Performance of Acid Leached Rice Husk Ash (ARHA) in Mortar

Yong Seng Wong, Wai Hoe Kwan, Foo Kwan Lee, Jin Chung Sin and Soon Han Wai

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Teo, Y. Y. et al. (2018). Hydrometallurgical extraction of zinc and iron from electric arc furnace dust (EAFD) using hydrochloric acid. J. Phys. Sci., 29(Supp.3), 49–54, https://doi.org/10.21315/jps2018.29.s3.6

Teo Yao Yi, Lee Hwang Sheng, Low Yong Chen, Choong Seng Wei, Low Kin Onn

76

‘Analysis of an FMEA based integrated framework to improve operational performance in advanced manufacturing environments’, (In press by International Journal of Productivity and Quality Management).

Liew, C.F., Prakash, J. and Ong, K.S. (2019)

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‘Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE): a Review and Development of an Integral Improvement Framework’ (In press by International Journal of Productivity and Quality Management).

Cheah, C.K., Prakash, J. and Ong, K.S. (2019)

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Evaluation of cellulase and xylanase production from Trichoderma harzianum using acid-treated rice straw as solid substrate. In press

Kok Yong Syuan, Lisa Ong Gaik Ai, Tong Kim Suan

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Synthesis of silver nanoparticles mediated by endophytic fungi associated with orchids and its antibacterial activity. In Press

Vivian Choong, Lisa Ong Gaik Ai, Tong Kim Suan