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CURRICULUM VITAE
PERSONAL DETAILS

Name
  Professor Ir. Dr. Mohd Azlan Bin Hussain
Designation
  Professor
Department
  Department of Chemical Engineering
Faculty
  Faculty of Engineering
Tel. No. (Office)
  03-79675206
Fax No.
  03-79675319
E-mail Address
  mohd_azlan@um.edu.my
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9073-2010
Address(Office)
  Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).
PHD, IMPERIAL COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY, UNIV. OF LONDON
MSC, UNIVERSITY OF TULSA, USA
BSCTECH, UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD, SHEFFIELD, UK

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION/MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).

Asian Federation of Engineering Organisation, Charted Engineer, 2012, (International)

BOARD OF ENGINEERS MALAYSIA, Professional Engineer, 1992, (National)

American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Member, 1987, (International)

Insititute of Chemical Engineers, Amicheme, Associate Member, 1983, (International)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


Panel of Experts for AET research cluster and reviewer for research grants, University Malaya, 25-Apr-13 - 24-Apr-15

Committee for Unit pembangunan Professional, University Malaya, 02-Jan-13 - 01-Jan-15

Dept representative for Faculty Research committee, Department Of Chemical Engineering, Faculty Of Engineering, 01-Jan-13 - 01-Jan-15

Panel of experts for ICT research cluster, University Malaya, 01-Jan-13 - 31-Dec-14

Professor representative for Faculty Undergraduate Commiteee, Department Of Chemical Engineering, Faculty Of Engineering, 01-Jan-13 - 01-Jan-14

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).

Process Control

Chemical Process Simulation

Modelling

Advanced And Nonlinear Controls

Numerical Techniques

RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).
 
Book
 
2005

Ang Wee Lee, Nayef Mohd Ghasem and Mohd Azlan Hussain. (2005). Utilization of Mathematical Software Packages in Chemical Engineering Research, Asean J. Chem. Eng. Vol 5:2, p125-130. 

Wachira Daosud, Piyanuch Thitiyasook, Amornchai Arpornwichanop, Paisan Kittisupakorn and Mohamed Azlan Hussain. (2005). Neural network inverse model-based controller for the control of a steel pickling process. Computers and Chemical Engineering, Vol 29:10, p2110-2119. 
 
2002

M.A.Greaves, I.M.Mujtaba, M.Barolo, A.Trotta and M.A.Hussain, Dynamic optimization of batch distillation with a middle vessel using neural network techniques , Computer aided chemical engineering-10, J. Grievink and J.V. Schijnden eds, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2002, Vol.10, pg 505-510 

M. A. Hussain, C. W. Ng, N. Aziz and I. M. Mujtaba, Neural network techniques and application in chemical process control system , Intelligent system techniques and applications, Volume V, CRC Press LLC, NJ, 2002. V326-V362 
 
2001

I.M. Mujtaba, M. A. Hussain, Application of neural networks and other learning technologies in process engineering, Imperial College Press, London, 2001, ISBN 1-86094-263-6. 

M.A. Greaves, I.M. Mujtaba, M.A. Hussain, Neural networks in a hybrid scheme for optimisation of dynamic processes: Application to batch distillation , Application of neural network and other learning technologies in Process Engineering, Edited by M.A. Hussain and I.M. Mujtaba, Imperial College Press, 2001, pg. 149-171. 

N.A. Aziz, M.A. Hussain, I.M. Mujtaba, Use of PID and generic model control with neural network techniques , Application of neural network and other learning technologies in Process Engineering, Edited by M.A. Hussain and I.M. Mujtaba, Imperial College Press, 2001, pg. 217-241 

M.A. Hussain, Adaptive inverse model control of a continuous fermentation processes using neural networks , Application of neural networks and other learning technologies in Process Engineering, Edited by M.A. Hussain and I.M. Mujtaba, Imperial College Press, 2001, pg. 199-216 

M.A. Greaves, I.M. Mujtaba, M.A. Hussain, Neural networks in a hybrid scheme for optimisation of dynamic processes: Application to batch distillation , Application of neural network and other learning technologies in Process Engineering, Edited by M.A. Hussain and I.M. Mujtaba, Imperial College Press, 2001, pg. 149-171 
 
1998

M. A. Hussain, Neural network inverse model control strategy-discrete-time analysis for relative order two systems, Chapter on Neural Network Applications, Artificial Intelligence in Real-Time Control, Pergamon Press, 1998 
 
1995

M.A. Hussain, J.C. Allwright and L.C. Kershenbaum, Adaptive nonlinnear control - linearised models with neural network , Neural networks Artificial Intelligence and Industrial Applications, Edited by Bert Kappen and Stan Gielen, Springer Verlag, 377, 1995 
 
Article In Academic Journals
 
2013

Azrita Alias, Nasrudin Abd. Rahim, and Mohamed Azlan Hussain, 2013.A Single-Input Single-Output Approach by using Minor-Loop Voltage Feedback Compensation with Modified SPWM Technique for Three-Phase AC DC Buck Converter. Journal of Power Electronics,13(5).829-840. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Ahmad Shamiri, Mohamed Azlan Hussain, Farouq sabri Mjalli, Navid Mostoufi, Seyedahmad Hajimolana,2013, Dynamics and Predictive Control of Gas Phase Propylene Polymerization in Fluidized Bed Reactors, Chinese Journal of Chemical Engineering, 21(9) 1015-1029 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Mohammed H. Chakrabarti, Nigel P. Brandon, Mohd. A. Hashim, Farouq S. Mjalli, Inas M. AlNashef, Laleh Bahadori, Ninie Suhana Abdul Manan, M. A. Hussain, Vladimir Yufit.2013.Cyclic Voltammetry of Iron (III) Acetylacetonate in Quaternary Ammonium and Phosphonium Based Deep Eutectic Solvents.International Journal of ELECTROCHEMICAL SCIENCE.8 (2013) 9652 - 9676. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Mohammed Harun Chakrabarti, Nigel P Brandon.Farouq S. Mjalli,Laleh Bahadori, Inas M. Al Nashef, Mohd. Ali Hashim, M. A. Hussain, Chee Tong John Low, Vladimir Yufit. 2013. Cyclic Voltammetry of Metallic Acetylacetonate Salts in Quaternary Ammonium and Phosphonium Based Deep Eutectic Solvents. Journal of Solution Chemistry, 42(12)2329-2341 (ISI-Cited Publication)

AHMAD SHAMIRI, M.A. HUSSAIN,F.S. MJALLI, NAVID MOSTOUFI, COMPARATIVE SIMULATION STUDY OF GAS-PHASE PROPYLENE POLYMERIZATION IN FLUIDIZED BED REACTORS USING ASPEN POLYMERS AND TWO PHASE MODELS, 2013, Chemical Industry & Chemical Engineering Quarterly 19 (1) 13−24 (ISI-Cited Publication)

C.K. Lau , Kaushik Ghosh, M.A. Hussain , C.R. Che Hassan, Fault diagnosis of Tennessee Eastman process with multi- scale PCA and ANFIS, 2013, Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems, 120, 1 14 (ISI-Cited Publication)

M.H. Chakrabarti, C.T.J. Low, N.P. Brandon, V. Yufit, M.A. Hashim, M.F. Irfan,J. Akhtar, E. Ruiz-Trejo, M.A. Hussain,2013.Progress in the electrochemical modification of graphene-basedmaterials and their applications.Electrochimica Acta. 107 (2013) 425 440 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Bahadori L, Manan NS, Chakrabarti MH, Hashim MA, Mjalli FS, AlNashef IM, Hussain MA, Low CT.2013. The electrochemical behaviour of ferrocene in deep eutectic solvents based on quaternary ammonium and phosphonium salts. 7;15(5):1707-1714 (ISI-Cited Publication)

C.T.J. Low, F.C. Walsh, M.H. Chakrabarti, M.A. Hashim , M.A. Hussain,Electrochemical approaches to the production of graphene flakes and their potential applications, 2013. CARBON 54. 1 21 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Seyedahmad Hajimolana,M. A. Hussain,, Masoud Soroush, Wan A. Wan Daud, and Mohammed H. Chakrabarti, Multilinear- Model Predictive Control of a Tubular Solid Oxide Fuel Cell System. 2013. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 52, 430−441 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2012

Ho Yuen Kuen,Ahmad shamiri,Farouq, Mjalli M.A. Hussain,Control of Industrial Gas phase propylene polymerisation in fluidised bed reactors, J of Process Control, 22 (2012), 947-958 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Nazri Mohd Fuad, Mohd Azian Hussain, Adam Zakaria, Optimization strategy for long-term catalyst deactivation in a fixed-bed reactor for methanol synthesis process, Computers and Chemical Engineering 44(2012) 104 126 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Saleem M, Essa MH, Chakrabarti MH, Low CTJ, Hajimolana SA, Hussain MA, Hashim MA, Islam MS. 2012. An Economical Means for Remediating a Multiple-Metal Contaminated Soil Using Electro-Kinetic Technology Under Natural Conditions. International Journal of Electrochemical Science. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

S.A. Hajimolana, M.A,Hussain,W.M.A. Wan Daud, M.H. Chakabarti, Neural network predictive control of a SOFC fuelled with ammonia, J. Electrochem. Sci., 7 (2012) 3737 - 3749 (ISI-Cited Publication)

S.A. Hajimolana, M.A. Hussain, WM.A. Wan Daud, M.H.Cha krabarti,Dynamic modelling and sensitivity analysis of a tubular SOFC fuelled with NH3 as a possible replacement for H2,Chemical Engineering Research & Design, 2012 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Alimad Sharniria, Mohd Azian Hussain, Farouq Sabri Mjalli, Navid Mostofi,Improved single phase modeling of propylene polymerization in a fluidized bed reactor,Computers and Chemical Engineering 36(2012) 35-47 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Bahadori L, Abdul Manan NS, Chakrabarti MH, Hashim MA, Mjalli FS, AlNashef IM, Hussain MA, Low CTJ. 2013. The electrochemical behaviour of ferrocene in deep eutectic solvents based on quaternary ammonium and phosphonium salts. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 15(5):1707-1714 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Ahamd Shamiri, M. A. Hussain, Farouq Sabri MjaIli, Navid Mostoufi, COMPARATIVE SIMULATION STUDY OF GAS-PHASE PROPYLENE POLYMERIZATION IN FLUIIMZED BED REACTORS USING ASPEN POLYMERS AND TWO PHASE MODELS,Chemical Industry & Chemical Engineering Quarterly (ISI-Cited Publication)

Mohammad Shafiur Rahman, M.M. Rashid, M.A. Hussain, Thermal conductivity prediction of foods by Neural Network and Fuzzy (ANFIS) modeling techniques, Food and Bioproducts Processing, Volume 90, Issue 2, April 2012, Pages 333-340. (ISI-Cited Publication)

M H. Chakrabati,*, C. T J. Low, S. A. Hajimolana, M. A. Hussain,M A. Hashim, M S. Islam,An Economical Means for Remediating a Multiple-Metal Contaminated Soil Using Electro-Kinetic Technology Under Natural Conditions, Int J. Electrochem. Sci., 7 (2012) 7809 - 7822 (ISI-Cited Publication)

S. A. Hajimolana, M. A. Hussain , M. Soroush, W. M. A. Wan Daud, M. H. Chakrabarti,Modeling of a Tubular-SOFC: The Effect of the Thermal Radiation of Fuel Components and CO Participating in the Electrochemical Process. Fuel Cells,FUEL CELLS 12, 2012, No.5, 761 772 (ISI-Cited Publication)

N. A. Rahman, M. A. Hussain 2 and J. Jahim, Production of fructose using recycle fixed bed reactor and batch bioreactor,Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment Vol.10(2): 268-273. 2012 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2011

Mohammad Anwar Hosen, Mohd Azlan Hussain, Farouq S.Mjalli, 2011,Control of polystyrene batch reactors using neural network based model predictive control(NNMPC):An experimental investigation, Control Engineering Practice, 19, 454 467 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Ming, C.C.,Hussain, M.A., Aroua, M.K. Neural network based controller for Cr 6+-Fe 2+ batch reduction process. 2011. 74(18), 3773-3784 (ISI-Cited Publication)

M.Saleem, M.H.Chakrabarti,M.F.Irfan,S.A.Hajimolana, M. A. Hussain,B. H.Diya uddeen, W.M.A W.Daud, 2011. Electrokinetic Remediation of Nickel From Low Permeability Soil.International Journal of ELECTROCHEMICAL SCIENCE,6, 4264 - 4275 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Rahman.N.Abd, M.A.Hussain, Mathematical modeling of fructose production by immobilized glucose isomerase as a function of temperature and pH variations, 2011,African Journal of Biotechnology, 10, 14, 2766-2779 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Ahmad ShamirI, Mohamed Azlan Hussain, FarouSabrMjalli, NaviMostoufi,Mohammad SalehShafeey, 2011, Dynamic modeling of gas phase propylene homopolymerization in fluidized bed reactors, Chemical Engineering Science 66,1189 1199 (ISI-Cited Publication)

S. Ahmad Hajimolana, M. Azlan Hussain,∗, W.M. Ashri Wan Daud, M. Soroush, A. Shamiri, (2011), Mathematical modeling of solid oxide fuel cells: A review,Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 15, 1893-1917 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2010

Fault diagnosis of the polypropylene production process (UNIPOL PP) using ANFIS . C.K. Lau, Y.S. Heng, M.A. Hussain, M.I. Mohamad Nor, ISA Transactions, Volume 49, Issue 4, October 2010, Pages 559-566 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Ahmad Shamiri, Mohd Azlan Hussain, Farouq Sabri, Navid Moustavi, Kinetic modeling of propylene homopolymerisation in a gas phase fluidized bed reactor , Chemical Eng Journal, 161 (2010), 240-249. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Mohammad Anwar Hosen, Mohd Azlan Hussain, Farouq S. Mjalli, Hybrid modeling and kinetic estimation for polystyrene batch reactor using AN approach, Asia- Pacific J of Chem. Eng (2010) (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

J.S. Lim,M.A.Hussain, M.K. Aroua,2010, Control of a hydrolyzer in an oleochemical plant using neural network based controllers, Neurocomputing, 73,3242-3255 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Mohd Azlan Hussain, Mohamed Kheireddine et. al., Hybrid neural network for prediction of CO2 solubility in monoethanolamine and diethanolamine solutions,2010, Korean J. Chem. Eng.,27(6), 1854-1867 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2009

Ghasem, NM; Ang, WL; Hussain, MA, Dynamics and stability of ethylene polymerization in multizone circulating reactors, Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering, Volume: 26 Issue: 3 Pages: 603-611, 2009 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Kittisupakorn, P; Thitiyasook, P; Hussain, MA, et al.Neural network based model predictive control for a steel pickling process, Journal of Process Control, Volume: 19, Issue: 4, Pages: 579-590, 2009 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Abdul Wahab, A. K., Hussain, M.A. and Omar, R. Development of PARS-EX to test control strategies, Control Engineering Practice, Volume 17, Issue 10, October 2009, pp. 1220-1233. (ISI-Cited Journal). (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2008

M.A. Hussain, M. Shafiur Rahman and C.W.Ng, Prediction of pores formation (porosity) in foods during drying: generic models by the use of hybrid neural network , J. of Food Engineering, Vol. 51, no. 3, 2002, pg 239-248 

Ng Cheah Wei, Mohamed Azlan Hussain and A.K. Abdul Wahab, Control of a Batch Polymerization System Using Hybrid Neural Network-First Principle Model , The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, (Sent for publication) 

Ahmad Khairi Abdul Wahab, Mohamed Azlan Hussain, Rosli Omar, Development of a pilot plant scale partially simulated exothermic reactor for implementation of neural network model based control strategies , Control Engineering Practice, (Sent for publication). 

Ahmad Khairi Abdul Wahab, Mohamed Azlan Hussain, Rosli Omar, Temperature control of a pilot plant reactor system using a genetic algorithm model based control approach , Asian Pacific Chemical Engineering Journal, (Sent for publication). 

W. Daosud, Mohamed Azlan Hussain, P. Kittisupakorn, Dual mode control with neural network based inverse model for a steel pickling process , Asian Pacific Chemical Engineering Journal, (Sent for publication). 

M.M.Rashid, M.A.Hussain and N.A.Rahim, Experimental studies using a magneto-rheological based dampers to control a suspension system , Journal of Experimental Mechanics, (Sent for publication) 

ANG WEE LEE, NAYEF MOHD GHASEM AND MOHD AZLAN HUSSAIN UTILIZATION OF MATHEMATICAL SOFTWARE PACKAGES IN CHEMICAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH ASEAN J. CHEM. ENG 5 2 2005 
 
2007

Mohd. Mahbubur Rashid, Mohd. Azlan Hussain, Nasrudin Abd. Rahim Mohd. Sapuan Salit, Development of controllers for a nonlinear quarter car active suspension system , Int. J. Vehicle Autonomous Systems, (Accepted for publication, 2007) 
 
2006

M.M.Rashid, M.A.Hussain and N.Abd.Rahim, Application of Magneto-Rheological Damper for Car Suspension Control , Journal of Applied Sciences, Vol. 6, no.4, 2006, pg 933-938 

N.M.Ghasem, M.A.Hussain, S.A.Sata, Application of model predictive control to batch polymerization reactor , Journal of Science, Universitas Scientiarum, Reviste de ia Facultad de Ciencias, Vol.11, no. 1, 2006, pg 49-58 

I.M.Mujtaba, N. Aziz, M.A.Hussain, Neural network based modeling and control in batch reactor, Chemical Engineering Research and Design , Trans IChemE, Part A, Vol. 84, no. A8, 2006, pg 635-644 

Azwar, Hussain M.A., Ramachandran K.B., The study of neural network-based controller for controlling dissolved oxygen concentration in a sequencing batch reactor , Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering, Vol.28, no.4, 2006, pg 251-265 

S. H. Jamal, M. A. Hussain, M.K.Aroua and D.Yaakop, Artificial neural network models applied to chemical engineering: a review , Trends in Chemical Engineering, Vol. 10, 2006 
 
2005

Nayef Mohd. Ghasem, Mohd Zaki Sulaiman, M A. Hussain, Simulation, optimization and parametric studies of a solid catalyzed gas phase ethylene polymerization fluidized bed reactor , J. of Chemical Eng., Japan, Vol. 38, no.3, 2005, pg 171-179 

Ramachandran K.B., Hussain, M.A., Special theme issues: Bioprocess and environmental biotechnology research , Developments in Chemical Engineering and Mineral Processing, Vol. 13, no. 5-6, 2005, pg 517-518 

Azwar, Hussain, M.A., Ramachandran, K.B., Modeling and dynamic simulation of activated sludge process in sequencing batch reactor , Developments in Chemical Engineering and Mineral Processing, Vol. 13, no. 5-6, 2005, pg 675-686 

Daosud, W, Thitiyasook, P., Arpornwichanop, A., Kittisupakorn, P., Hussain, M.A., Neural network inverse model-based controller for the control of a steel pickling process , Computers and Chemical Engineering, Vol. 29, no.10, 2005, pg 2110-2119 

Ang Wee Lee, Nayef Mohamed Ghasem, Mohamed Azlan Hussain, Utilization of mathematical software packages in chemical engineering research , Asean Journal of Chemical Engineering, Vol. 5, no.2, 2005, pg 125-130 
 
2004

N. M. Ghasem and M.A.Hussain, Stabilization of the dynamic behavior of a UNIPOL process for polyethylene production , Dev. Chem Eng. Mineral Process, Vol. 12, no. 1 and 2, 2004, pg 199-216 

R. Ahmad, H. Jamaluddin and M. A. Hussain, Model structure selection for a discrete time nonlinear system using genetic algorithm , Proc. Inst. Mech. Engineers, Part I., Vol. 218, no. 2, 2004, pg 85-98 

C. W. Ng and M. A. Hussain, Hybrid neural network-prior knowledge model in temperature control of a semi-batch polymerization process , Chem. Eng and Processing, Vol. 43, no. 4, 2004, pg 559-570 

Mohd. Azlan Hussain and Ho Pei Yee, Adaptive feedback linearizing control with neural-network-based hybrid models for MIMO nonlinear systems , J. Chinese Inst. Chem. Engs, Vol. 35, no. 3, 2004, pg 353-362 

Mohd. Azlan Hussain and Ho Pei Yee, Adaptive sliding mode control with neural network based hybrid models , Journal of Process Control, Vol.14, no.2, 2004, pg 157-176 
 
2003

M. A. Greaves, I. M. Mujtaba, M. Barolo, A. Trottar and M. A. Hussain, Neural network approach to dynamic optimization of batch distillation application to a middle vessel column , Trans IChemE, Vol.81, Part A, 2003, pg 393-401 

Hisbullah, M. A. Hussain and K. B. Ramachandran, Design of a fuzzy logic controller for regulating substrate feed to fed batch fermentation , Food and Bioproducts Processing, Trans IChemE, Vol.81, Part C, 2003, pg 138-146 

I. M. Mujtaba, A. Norashid and M. A. Hussain, Caught in the net , The Chemical Engineer (TCE), 2003, pg 36-38 

N.M. Ghasem, M.A. Hussain and I. M. Mujtaba, The use of simulink block diagram to solve mathematical model and control equations , Universitas Scientiarum, Vol. 8, no.2, 2003, pg 43-50 

N. M. Ghasem and M. A. Hussain, Avoiding instability under PID control of polyethylene fluidized bed reactor (UNIPOL Process) , Asean J. of Chem. Eng., Vol. 3, no. 1, 2003, pg 26-33 

Tham HJ, Ramachandran KB, Hussain MA, Sliding mode control for a continuous bioreactor , Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Quarterly, Vol. 17, no. 4, 2003, pg 267-275 
 
2002

M. A. Hussain, H. S. Ching and C. E. Wei, Online adaptive PID control using a hybrid regression and optimization (REOD) method , Journal of Industrial Technology, Vol. 11, no.1, 2002 

M. R. Sarmidi, R. Aziz, M. A. Hussain and W. R. Wan Daud, Overview of petrochemical based industries in Malaysia , Asean Journal of Chemical Engineering, Vol. 1, no. 1, 2002, pg 7-16 

Azwar, Harunsyah and M. A. Hussain, Study on factors affecting control for activated sludge process in sequencing batch reactor , Jurnal Rekayasa Kimia dan Lingkungan, Vol. 2, no.1, Teknik Kimia, Unsyiah, Nov 2002 

Arpornwichanop, A., Kittisupakorn, P., Hussain, M.A., Model based control strategies for a chemical batch reactor with exothermic reactions , Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering, Vol. 19, no. 2, 2002, pg 221-226 
 
2001

M.A. Hussain, P. Kittisupakorn, Petcherdask, J., Studies on the use of neural networks in nonlinear control strategies , J. Chem. Eng. Japan, Vol. 34, no. 4, 2001, pg 453-465 

M.A. Hussain, Vacuum degasifier : Comprehensive modelling and simulation , Vacuum, Vol. 60, no.3, 2001, pg 325-337 

M.A. Hussain, P. Kittisupakorn, J. Petcherdask, Implementation of Neural-Network-Based Inverse-Model control strategies on an exothermic reactor , Science Asia, Vol. 27, no. 1, 2001, pg 41-50 

M.A. Hussain, H.P Yee, J.C. Allwright, Adaptive Linearizing Control With Neural-Network-Based Hybrid Models , Ind. Eng. Chem. Research, Vol. 40, no.23, 2001, pg 5604-5620 

Ramachandran K.B., Hisbullah and M.A. Hussain, Comparative evaluation of various control schemes for fed batch fermentation , Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering, Vol. 24, no. 5, 2001, pg 309-318 

M. M. Rashid, M. A. Hussain and N. Abd. Rahim, Electronic controller for a non-linear quarter car semi-active suspension system , Eng. Trans. (Mahanakorn Univ.), 4, Vol. 2, no. 11, 2001, pg 71-79 
 
2000

M.A. Hussain, L.S. Kershenbaum, Implementation of an inverse-model-based control strategy using neural networks on partially simulated exothermic (PARSEX) reactor , Chem. Eng. Research and Design - Trans. of Icheme, Vol. 78, no. 2, Part A, 2000, pg 299-311 

P.Kittisupakorn and M.A. Hussain, Comparison of optimisation based control technique for the control of a CSTR , Int. Journal of Computer applications in Technology, 1-7, Vol. 13, no.3, 2000, pg 178-184 

N.Aziz, M.A. Hussain, I.M. Mujtaba, Performance of different types of controllers in tracking optimal temperature profiles in batch reactors , Computers Chem Eng, Vol. 24, no. 2-7, 2000, pg 1069-1075 

I.M. Mujtaba, M.A. Hussain, Computational-Based framework for optimising dynamic processes with plant-model mismatch , Malaysian Journal of Computer Science, Vol. 13, no. 1, 2000, pg 27-33 

M.A.Hussain, P. Kittisupakorn. L.S. Kershenbaum, The use of a partially simulated exothermic reactor to test nonlinear algorithms , J. Korean Chemical Engineers, Vol 17, no. 5, 2000, pg 516-523 

P. Kittisupakorn, M.A. Hussain, Model predictive control for the reactant concentration control of a reactor , J. Korean Chemical Engineers, Vol. 17, no. 3, 2000, pg 368-372 

P. Kittisupakorn, M.A. Hussain, Receding horizon control techniques for the control of a continuous reactor , J. Inst. Eng Singapore, Vol. 40, no.3, 2000, pg 9-15 
 
1999

M.A.Hussain and L.S. Kershenbaum, Simulation and online implementation of an internal - model control strategy using neural network on a reactor system , Chemical Engineering Communications Journal , Vol. 172, 1999, pg 151-169 

M.A.Hussain, Review of the applications of neural networks in process control- simulation and online implementation , Journal of Artificial Intelligence in Engineering, Vol. 13, no. 1, 1999, pg 55-68 

M.A. Hussain and M.S. Rahman, Thermal conductivity prediction of fruits and vegetables using neural networks , Int. J. of food properties, Vol. 2, no. 2, 1999, pg 121-137. 
 
1998

I.M. Mujtaba and M.A. Hussain, Optimal Operation of Dynamic Processes under Process-Model Mismatches : Application to Batch Distillation , Computers Chem. Engng, Vol. 22, 1998, pg S621-S624 

M.A. Hussain, Global linearising control for nonlinear process systems , Inst. of Eng. Malaysia Journal, Vol. 59, no. 2, 1998, pg 43-47 
 
1994

Mohd Azlan Hussain, Masjuki Hj Hassan, Suggestions for improvement of the professional status of Engineering educators in South-East-Asian Countries , Asean Journal on Science and Technology for development, Vol. 11, no. 1, 1994, pg 1-12 
 
1993

Mohd Azlan Hussain, Computational techniques in chemical process simulators , Malaysian Journal of Computer Science, Vol. 6, no. 6, 1993, pg 73 84 
 
1992

Mohd Azlan Hussain, Chemical process simulation packages, Part I - A guide to selection , Int. Journal on speculation in science and Technology: Developments in Chemical Engineering, Vol. 15, no. 3, 1992, pg 163-170 

Mohd Azlan Hussain, Chemical process simulation packages, Part II - A case study example , Int. Journal on speculation in Science and Technology : Developments in Chemical Engineering, Vol. 15, no. 3, 1992, pg 171 178 
 
1988

Mohd Azlan Hussain, Modelling and simulation of a vacuum degasifier involving ionized gases , Engineering Faculty Journal , (1988) 

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Source), (Level).

Artificial Intelligent Based Modeling and Control Strategies for Optimal Hydrogen Production from Biomedical Waste in a Microbial Electrolysis Cells (MEC) Reactor, Co-Researcher, 13/05/2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - AET (Innovative Technology (ITRC)), 13/05/2015

modelling, Co-Researcher, 2008, 

numerical techniques, Co-Researcher, 2008, 

optimisation, Co-Researcher, 2008, 

Advanced control for semi-active car suspension system, Co-Researcher, 2008, 

Development of software for online process control, Co-Researcher, 2008, 

Modelling and control of polymerisation systems, Co-Researcher, 2008, 

advanced control, Co-Researcher, 2008, 

nonlinear controls, Co-Researcher, 2008, 

artificial intelligence, Co-Researcher, 2008, 

Advanced nonlinear control strategies for chemical process system, Co-Researcher, 2008, 

CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).

Project management consultant, Consultant, 1999-2003, Malaysian Institute of Chemical Engineering (MICET)

Technical consultation and supervision for twenty six (26) laboratories at Malaysian Institute of Chemical Engineering, Tabuh Naning Melaka., Project Leader, 1999-2002, Kausar Corporation Sdn Bhd

Technical consultant for equipment, Consultant, 1999-2003, Malaysian Institute of Chemical Engineering (MICET)

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).

Award for most downloaded articles from Sept 2012 - Aug 2013 in Journal of Computers and Chemical Eng, Elservier, 2013, (INTERNATIONAL)

Bronze medal in International trade fair (Nuremberg, Germany), IENA 2012, 2012, (INTERNATIONAL)

Conference Presenter, UNESCO sponsored, 1991, (INTERNATIONAL)

Gold medal award in ITEX 2013, Kuala Lumpur, ITEX , 2013, (INTERNATIONAL)

Gold medal award in MTE 2013, MTE, 2013, (NATIONAL)

Gold medal awards in INPEX (Pittsburg, USA) 2013, INPEX, 2013, (INTERNATIONAL)

Gold medal in Int invention innovation and Technology exhibitionn(ITEX 2012), ITEX 2012, 2012, (INTERNATIONAL)

Gold medal in International trade fair exhibition, IENA 2012, 2012, (INTERNATIONAL)

Study tour, ADB Program, 1992, (INTERNATIONAL)

Visiting Scholar, Japanese Society for promotion of Science (JSPS), 2003, (INTERNATIONAL)

Visiting Scholar, Japanese Society for promotion of Science (JSPS), 2006, (INTERNATIONAL)

Visiting Scholar, Royal Society, UK, 1999, (INTERNATIONAL)

Visiting Scholar, Royal Society, UK, 2004, (INTERNATIONAL)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).
 
Pleanary/Keynote Speaker

Latest developments in advanced control, National Colloqium on process control (NPC 2013), 01 Oct 2013 to 02 Oct 2013, Chemical Eng dept, USM. Penang, (National)
 
Invited Speaker

Publishing technical review papers, Course for writing and publishing review papers, 07 Mar 2013 to 08 Mar 2013, UMS, Sabah, (National)

Steps to be a professional engineer, Undergraduate final year talk, 08 Oct 2013 to 08 Oct 2013, USM, (University)

SUPERVISION

 
Post Graduate Level
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Others

Masters Degree, Azwa, Modeling and control of activated sludge processes in a sequencing batch reactor

Masters Degree, Chew Chun Ming, Modelling and neural network based control of a chromium hexavalent reduction process

Masters Degree, Hisbullah, Advanced controller design for feed rate regulation of fed batch fermentation

Masters Degree, Ho Pei Yee, Adaptive feedback linearising and sliding mode control with neural-network-based hybrid models

Masters Degree, Muhamad Mahbubur Rashid, Electronic controller for a nonlinear quarter car semi-active suspension system

Masters Degree, Ng Cheah Wei, Nonlinear Modelling and control of chemical processes utilizing neural-network based hybrid model

Masters Degree, Tham Heng Jin, Sliding Mode Control for continuous Bioprocesses

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Micheal Greaves, Hybrid modelling, simulation and optimisation of batch distillation using neural network techniques

Doctoral Degree (PhD), N. Aziz, Dynamic Optimisation and control of Batch reactors

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Suhairi Sata, Simulation and online control of polystyrene production in a batch reactor

Ongoing

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Ahmad Khairi, 2003/2004

EXPERT LINKAGES
(Linkages Description), (Organisation), (Year of Involvement), (Duration), (Level).

Collaborative research and joint publication, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman, 2001, 96, (International)

Collaborative research and joint student supervision, Bradford University, UK, 1997, 96, (International)

Collaborative research and joint student supervision, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, 1999, 72, (International)

Research collaboration - HIR grant, University of Tehran (prof Navid Mostoufi), 2013, 36, (International)

Research collaboration (HIR grant), Imperial College (Dr Harun Chakrabathy), 2013, 36, (International)

EXPERT/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
(Activity), (Organisation), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level).

Research fund panel reviewer, Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment, Technical Advisor, 1999, (International)

Research fund panel reviewer, Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment, Technical Advisor, 2000, (National)

Research fund technical evaluator, UTM, Technical Advisor, 2003-2006, (National)

Research fund panel reviewer, Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment, Technical Advisor, 2006, (National)

Keynote speaker, World Process Systesm Engineering Conference, Singapore, , 2012-2012, (International)

External assessor and examiner, Curtin University, Miri, Expert Advisor, 2012-2012, (National)

Member, Centre for Separation Science and Technology (CSST), Researcher, 2008-2013

Technical proposal reviewer - Industry cluster, Ministry of Science, Expert Advisor, 2012-2014, (National)

Technical assesor and grant proposal evaluator for e-science fund and Innofund(Science and Technology cluster), Ministry of Science, Technical Advisor, 2013-2014, (National)

technical review for QATAR National priorities Research Program (NPRP), QATAR National Research fund, Expert Advisor, 2012-2012, (International)

Technical proposal reviewer - Sea to space cluster, Ministry of Science, Technical Advisor, 2012-2014, (National)

Keynote Speaker, Regional Symposium of Chemical Engineering, Bali, Indonesia, , 2012-2012, (International)

Plenary speaker, International Conference on Process Engineering and Advanced materials (ICPEAM 2012), Kuala Lumpur (organised by UTP), , 2012-2012

Evaluator of technical grants, QATAR International Research funding, Technical Advisor, 2013-2013, (International)

Technical assesor and grant proposal evaluator for e-science fund and Innofund(ICT cluster), Ministry of Science, Technical Advisor, 2013-2014, (National)

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


First Degree

ADVANCED PROCESS CONTROL, 2013/2014(1), 11, 28

PROCESS CONTROL, 2012/2013, 67, 52

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).

masters thesis for USM candidate, Thesis ,  (2011-2011)

paper reviewer for 20 papers in International Journal in 2011, Article In Journal ,  (2011-2011)

reviewer for papers in 5 International conferences, Article In Proceeding ,  (2011-2011)

Editorial board for the Asean pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering (Wiley) and the Asean Journal of Chemical Engineering, International Journal ,  (2009-2015)

Scientica Iranica Journal, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

Fuel Cell Journal, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

Journal of Applied polymer science, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

"Neuro-fuzzy Control Design for Chemical-technological Processes" for Chemical Papers, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2011)

Phd thesis UTM - Optimal operating conditions of Eurycoma Longfolia extraction, Thesis ,  (2012-2012)

Journal of Process Control, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

Applied Energy Journal, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

Neurocomputing Journal, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

Reviewer for journal of soft computing with title "Echo State Networks Based Predictive Model of Vinyl Chloride Monomer Convention Velocity Optimized by Artificial Fish Swarm Algorithm", Article In Journal ,  (2013-2013)

Control Engineering Practice Journal, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

Masters thesis - USM on Modelling of online fault detection and diagnosis system for batch polymerization reactor using ANN, Thesis ,  (2012-2012)

Neural Network Based Modeling and Control for a Batch Heating/Cooling Evaporative Crystallization Process in Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

Int Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

Journal of Process Control, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

Phd thesis for Curtin University, Australia : Corrosion and hydrate formation in gas pipelines, Thesis ,  (2012-2012)

reviewer for Int Journal of Hydrogen Energy - Micro modelling of Solid Oxide Electrolysis Cell: from performance to durability, Article In Journal ,  (2013-2013)

Soft Computing journal, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemictry, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

Fuel Cell journal, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

Applied Energy journal, Article In Journal ,  (2012-2012)

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).

Interviewer for 2 candidates for professional exam, (National), 01-Nov-13 until 01-Nov-13