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CURRICULUM VITAE
PERSONAL DETAILS

Name
  Prof. Mohamed Kheireddine Ben Taieb Aroua
Designation
  Professor
Department
  Department of Chemical Engineering
Faculty
  Faculty of Engineering
Tel. No. (Office)
  79674601
E-mail Address
  mk_aroua@um.edu.my
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9037-2010
Address(Office)
  Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).
PHD(FRANCE)(1992), UNIVERSITY OF NANCY, FRANCE
MEng(FRANCE)(1988), UNIVERSITY OF NANCY, FRANCE
BEng(HONS)(TUNISIA)(1987), UNIVERSITY TUNISIA, TUNISIA

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


Ahli Panel Kluster Penyelidikan AET, University Malaya, 10-May-11 - 09-May-14

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).

Separation Process (Adsorption, membrane processes, absorption, CO2 capture, electroreduction, electro-oxidation)

Catalyst And Reaction Engineering (biocatalysis, biodiesel production)

Chemical/ Physical Modification (modified activated carbons, hybrid porous materials, Palm shell activated carbon)

RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).
 
Book
 
2007

Abdul Aziz A.R and Kheireddine Aroua. 2007. Environmental Management, Open University. (ISBN 967-5020-24-7) 
 
Article In Academic Journals
 
2014

H.Veny,MK.Aroua,NMN.Sulaiman.2014.Kinetic study of lipase catalyzed transesterification of jatropha oil in circulated batch packed bed reactor.Chemical Engineering Journal.237(2014):123-130. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Reza Afshar Ghotli, Abdul Raman Abdul Aziz, I.M. Atadashi, D.B. Hasan,Pei San Kong, M.K. Aroua,(2014) Selected physical properties of binary mixtures of crude glycerol and methanol at various temperatures, Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, Article in Press. (ISI-Cited Publication)

W.T.Mook, M.K.Aroua, G.Issabayeva,(2014),Prospective applications of renewable energy base delectroche mical systems in waste water treatment:Areview,Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol:38, Pg:36-46 (ISI-Cited Publication)

R. Yusoff, A. Shamiri, M.K. Aroua, A. Ahmady, M.S. Shafeeyan,W.S. Lee, S.L. Lim, S.N.M. Burhanuddin, (2014),Physical properties of aqueous mixtures of N- methyldiethanolamine (MDEA) and ionic liquids, Vol:20, Pg:3349-3355 (ISI-Cited Publication)

N.A. Ghani, N.A. Sairi, M.K. Aroua, Y. Alias, R. Yusoff. Density, surface tension, and viscosity of ionic liquids (1-ethyl-3-methylimidazolium diethylphosphate and 1,3-dimethylimidazolium dimethylphosphate) aqueous ternary mixtures with MDEA. J. of Chemical & Engineering Data, 2014, 59, 1737- 1746 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Afshin Ahmady, Ahmad Shamiri, Mohd Ali Hashim, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua,(2014),Vapor pressure of aqueous methyldiethanolamine mixed with ionic liquids, Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, Vol:45, Pg:380-386 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Mohammed Salaheldeen, M.K. Aroua, A.A. Mariod, Sit Foon Chenge,Malik A. Abdelrahman,(2014),An evaluation of Moringa peregrina seeds as a source for bio- fuel,Industrial Crops and Products, Vol:61, Pg:49-61 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2013

I.M. Atadashi, M.K. Aroua, A.R. Abdul Aziz, N.M.N. Sulaiman. 2013. The effects of catalysts in biodiesel production: A review, Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 19(1): 14-26. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Blended aviation biofuel from esterified Jatropha curcas and waste vegetable oils Saeid Baroutian, Mohamed K. Aroua, Abdul Aziz Abdul Raman , Azzahra Shafie, Raja Adeliza Ismail, Hartini Hamdan Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers (ISI-Cited Publication)

Improved yield of solvent free enzymatic methanolysis of palm and jatropha oils blended with castor oil Esmat Maleki, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua , Nik Meriam Nik Sulaiman Applied Energy 104 (2013) 905 909 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Castor oil a more suitable feedstock for enzymatic production of methyl esters Esmat Maleki, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua , Nik Meriam Nik Sulaiman Fuel Processing Technology 112 (2013) 129 132 (ISI-Cited Publication)

A review on the effect of bio-electrodes on denitrification and organic matter removal processes in bio-electrochemical systems Wei Tze Mook , Mohamed Kheireddine Taeib Aroua , Mohammed Harun Chakrabarti, Ishenny Muhammad Noor , Muhammad Faisal Irfan , Chee Tong John Low Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry 19 (2013) 1 13 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Optimization and modeling of extraction of solid coconut waste oil. Sarina Sulaimana,A.R. Abdul Aziz,Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua.Journal of Food Engineering.114(2013) 228 234. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Sarina Sulaiman, A.R. Abdul Aziz, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua. 2013. Reactive extraction of solid coconut waste to produce biodiesel, Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 44(2): 233-238. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Vapor pressure of aqueous methyldiethanolamine mixed with ionic liquids.Afshin Ahmady, Ahmad Shamiri, Mohd Ali Hashim, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua.Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers.2013. (ISI-Cited Publication)

The application of nano-crystalline PbO2 as an anode for the simultaneous bio-electrochemical denitrification and organic matter removal in an up-flow undivided reactor W.T. Mook, M.K. Aroua, M.H. Chakrabarti, C.T.J. Low, Purushothaman V. Aravind, N.P. Brandon Electrochimica Acta 94 (2013) 327 335 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Glycerol production and its applications as a raw material: A review. H.W.Tan, A.R. Abdul Aziz, M.K. Aroua. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 27(2013)118-127 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Impregnation of palm shell-based activated carbon with sterically hindered amines for CO2 adsorption C.S. Lee, Y.L. Ong, M.K. Aroua, W.M.A.W. Daud Chemical Engineering Journal 219 (2013) 558 564 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Palm shell activated carbon impregnated with task- specific ionic-liquids as a novel adsorbent for the removal of mercury from contaminated water Ahmed Abu Ismaiel,Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua ,Rozita Yusoff Chemical Engineering Journal 225(2013)306 314 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Reactive extraction of solid coconut waste to produce biodiesel Sarina Sulaiman, A.R. Abdul Aziz, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers 44 (2013) 233 238 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Density and Viscosity of Aqueous Mixtures of N‑Methyldiethanolamines (MDEA) and Ionic Liquids R. Yusoff, M. K. Aroua, Ahmad Shamiri, Afshin Ahmady, N. S. Jusoh, N. F. Asmuni, L. C. Bong, and S. H. Thee J. Chem. Eng. Data 2013, 58, 240−247 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2012

Idris Musa Atadashi, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua, Abdul Aziz Abdul Raman, Nik Meriam Sulaiman. 2012. The Effects of Water on Biodiesel Production and Refining Technologies: A Review. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews. 16, page 3456-3470. (ISI-Cited Publication)

I.M. Atadashi, M.K. Aroua, A.R Abdul Aziz, N.M.N Sulaiman, High Quality Biodiesel through Membrane Technology, Journal of Membrane Science, Journal of Membrane Science 421-422(2012)154 164 (ISI-Cited Publication)

I.M. Atadashi, M.K. Aroua, A.R. Abdul Aziz, N.M.N. Sulaiman, Production of biodiesel using high free fatty acid feedstocks, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Volume 16, Issue 5, June 2012, Pages 3275-3285, ISSN 1364-0321, 10.1016/j.rser.2012.02.063. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Khalil, S.H., Aroua, M.K., Daud, W.M.A.W. Study on the improvement of the capacity of amine- impregnated commercial activated carbon beds for Co 2 adsorbing (2012) Chemical Engineering Journal, 183, pp. 15-20. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Mousavi, S., Ibrahim, S., Aroua, M.K., Ghafari, S. Development of nitrate elimination by autohydrogenotrophic bacteria in bio-electrochemical reactors - A review (2012) Biochemical Engineering Journal, 67, pp. 251-264 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Baroutian, S., Aroua, M.K., Abdul Aziz, A.R., Sulaiman, N.M.N. TiO 2/Al 2O 3 membrane reactor equipped with a methanol recovery unit to produce palm oil biodiesel (2012) International Journal of Energy Research, 36 (1), pp. 120-129 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Mook, W.T., Chakrabarti, M.H., Aroua, M.K., Khan, G.M.A., Ali, B.S., Islam, M.S., Abu Hassan, M.A. Removal of total ammonia nitrogen (TAN), nitrate and total organic carbon (TOC) from aquaculture wastewater using electrochemical technology: A review (2012) Desalination, 285, pp. 1-13. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Sequential nitrification and denitrification in a novel palm shell granular activated carbon twin-chamber upflow bio- electrochemical reactor for treating ammonium-rich wastewater Seyyedalireza Mousavi, Shaliza Ibrahim, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua Bioresource Technology 125 (2012) 256 266 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Aziz, N., Yusoff, R., Aroua, M.K. Absorption of CO 2 in aqueous mixtures of N- methyldiethanolamine and guanidinium tris(pentafluoroethyl)trifluorophosphate ionic liquid at high-pressure (2012) Fluid Phase Equilibria, 322-323, pp. 120-125 (ISI-Cited Publication)

B. Si Ali, B. H. Ali, R. Yusoff, M. K. Aroua. 2012. Carbon Steel Corrosion Behaviors in Carbonated Aqueous Mixtures of Monoethanolamine and 1-n-butyl-3- methylimidazolium Tetrafluoroborate. Int. J. Electrochem. Sci. (7): 3835 - 3853 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Kinetics of Carbon Dioxide absorption into aqueous MDEA + [bmim][BF4] solutions from 303 to 333 K Afshin Ahmady, Mohd. Ali Hashim, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua Chemical Engineering Journal 200 202 (2012) 317 328 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2011

I.M.Atadashi, M.K.Aroua, A.R.Abdul Aziz, N.M.N Sulaiman.2011.Refining Technologies for the Purification of Crude Biodiesel. Journal of Applied Energy 88:4239-4251. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Atadashi, I. M., M. K. Aroua, et al. 2011. "Membrane biodiesel production and refining technology: A critical review." Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 88, 4239-4251. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Pei San Kong, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua, Aziz Abdul Raman Ir. 2012. Kinetics Study of Esterification Reaction of 2-Methyl-4- Chlorophenoxyacetic Acid (MCPA Acid). International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering 9(1) : 1542-6580. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Baroutian S.,Aroua M.K.,Raman A.A.A.,Sulaiman N.M.N.2011.A packed bed membrane reactor for production of biodiesel using activated carbon supported catalyst.Bioresource Technology 102(2):1095- 1102. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Atadashi I.M.,Aroua M.K.,Aziz A.A.2011.Biodiesel separation and purification:A review.Renewable Energy 36(2):437-443. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2010

Atadashi, I.M., Aroua, M.K., Aziz, A.A. 2010.High quality biodiesel and its diesel engine application: A review.Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews 14(7): 1999-2008. (ISI-Cited Publication)

A kinetic study of autohydrogenotrophic denitrification at the optimum pH and sodium bicarbonate dose Author(s): Ghafari, S; Hasan, M; Aroua, MK Source: BIORESOURCE TECHNOLOGY Volume: 101 Issue: 7 Pages: 2236-2242 Published: 2010 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Biodiesel production using alumina-supported calcium oxide: An optimization study Author(s): Zabeti, M; Daud, WMAW; Aroua, MK Source: FUEL PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY Volume: 91 Issue: 2 Pages: 243-248 Published: 2010 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Viscosities and Densities of Binary and Ternary Blends of Palm Oil plus Palm Biodiesel plus Diesel Fuel at Different Temperatures Author(s): Baroutian, S; Aroua, MK; Raman, AAA, et al. Source: JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL AND ENGINEERING DATA Volume: 55 Issue: 1 Pages: 504-507 Published: 2010 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Baroutian, S., Aroua, M.K., Raman, A.A.A., Sulaiman, N.M.N.2010.Potassium hydroxide catalyst supported on palm shell activated carbon for transesterification of palm oil.Fuel Processing Technology 91(11): 1378-1385. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Baroutian, S., Aroua, M.K., Raman, A.A.A., Sulaiman, N.M.N.2010.Methanol recovery during transesterification of palm oil in a TiO2/Al2O3 membrane reactor: Experimental study and neural network modeling.Separation and Purification Technology 76(1): 58-63. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2009

Veny, H., Baroutian, S., Aroua, M.K., Hasan, M., Raman, A.A., Sulaiman, N.M.N.2009.Density of Jatropha curcas Seed Oil and its Methyl Esters: Measurement and Estimations.International Journal of Thermophysics 30(2): 529-541. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Baroutian, S., Aroua, M. K., Raman, A. A., Sulaiman, N. M.2009.RBD Palm Olein Based Methyl/Ethyl Esters.Journal of Oil Palm Research 21: 659-666. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Masoud Zabeti, Wan Mohd Ashri Wan Daud *, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua, Optimization of the activity of CaO/Al2O3 catalyst for biodiesel production using response surface methodology, Applied Catalysis A: General 366 (2009) 154 159 (ISI-Cited Publication)

1.Aroua, M.K., Yin, C.Y., Lim, F.N., Kan, W.L., Daud, W.M.A.W., Effect of impregnation of activated carbon with chelating polymer on adsorption kinetics of Pb2+, (2009) Journal of Hazardous Materials 166 (2- 3), pp. 1526-1529. (ISI-Cited Publication)

2.Ghafari, S., Hasan, M., Aroua, M.K., Nitrate remediation in a novel upflow bio-electrochemical reactor (UBER) using palm shell activated carbon as cathode material, (2009), Electrochimica Acta 54 (17), pp. 4164-4171. (ISI-Cited Publication)

3.Owlad, M., Aroua, M.K., Daud, W.A.W., Baroutian, S., Removal of Hexavalent Chromium- Contaminated Water and Wastewater: A Review (2009) Water Air and Soil Pollution 200 (1-4), pp. 59- 77. (ISI-Cited Publication)

4.Zabeti, M., Wan Daud, W.M.A., Aroua, M.K., Activity of solid catalysts for biodiesel production: A review, (2009), Fuel Processing Technology 90 (6), pp. 770-777. (ISI-Cited Publication)

5.Yin, C.Y., Aroua, M.K., Daud, W.M.A.W., Fixed- bed adsorption of metal ions from aqueous solution on polyethyleneimine-impregnated palm shell activated carbon, (2009), Chemical Engineering Journal 148 (1), pp. 8-14. (ISI-Cited Publication)

6.Veny, H., Baroutian, S., Aroua, M.K., Hasan, M., Raman, A.A., Sulaiman, N.M.N., Density of jatropha curcas seed oil and its methyl esters: Measurement and estimations, (2009) International Journal of Thermophysics 30 (2), pp. 529-541. (ISI-Cited Publication)

7.Ghafari, S., Hasan, M., Aroua, M.K., Effect of carbon dioxide and bicarbonate as inorganic carbon sources on growth and adaptation of autohydrogenotrophic denitrifying bacteria, (2009) Journal of Hazardous Materials 162 (2-3), pp. 1507- 1513. (ISI-Cited Publication)

8.Ghafari, S., Hasan, M., Aroua, M.K., Improvement of autohydrogenotrophic nitrite reduction rate through optimization of pH and sodium bicarbonate dose in batch experiments, (2009) Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering 107 (3), pp. 275-280. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2008

Baroutian, S., Aroua, M.K., Raman, A.A.A., Sulaiman, N.M.N.2008.Prediction of palm oil-based methyl ester biodiesel density using artificial neural networks.Journal of Applied Sciences 8(10): 1938- 1943. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Baroutian, S., Aroua, M.K., Abdul Raman, A.A., Nik Sulaiman, N.M.2008.Estimation of vegetable oil- based Ethyl esters biodiesel densities using artificial neural networks.Journal of Applied Sciences 8(17): 3005-3011. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

9.Baroutian, S., Aroua, M.K., Raman, A.A.A., Sulaiman, N.M.N. Estimation of vegetable oil-based Ethyl esters biodiesel densities using artificial neural networks , (2008) Journal of Applied Sciences 8 (17), pp. 3005- 3011 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

10.Yin, C.Y., Aroua, M.K., Daud, W.M.A.W., Polyethyleneimine impregnation on activated carbon: Effects of impregnation amount and molecular number on textural characteristics and metal adsorption capacities (2008) Materials Chemistry and Physics, 112 (2), pp. 417-422. (ISI-Cited Publication)

11.Aroua, M.K., Daud, W.M.A.W., Yin, C.Y., Adinata, D., Adsorption capacities of carbon dioxide, oxygen, nitrogen and methane on carbon molecular basket derived from polyethyleneimine impregnation on microporous palm shell activated carbon, (2008) Separation and Purification Technology, 62 (3), pp. 609-613. (ISI-Cited Publication)

12.Aroua, M.K., Leong, S.P.P., Teo, L.Y., Yin, C.Y., Daud, W.M.A.W., Real-time determination of kinetics of adsorption of lead(II) onto palm shell- based activated carbon using ion selective electrode, (2008) Bioresource Technology, 99 (13), pp. 5786-5792. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Baroutian, S., Aroua, M.K., Raman, A.A.A., Sulaiman, N.M.N., Densities of ethyl esters produced from different vegetable oils, (2008) Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data, 53 (9), pp. 2222-2225. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Baroutian, S., Aroua, M.K., Raman, A.A.A., Sulaiman, N.M.N. Prediction of palm oil-based methyl ester biodiesel density using artificial neural networks, (2008) Journal of Applied Sciences, 8 (10), pp. 1938-1943. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Aroua, M.K., Hussain, M.A. , Guest editorial: Separation processes (2008) Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering, 3 (4), pp. 355-356. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Ghafari, S., Hasan, M., Aroua, M.K., Bio- electrochemical removal of nitrate from water and wastewater-A review (2008) Bioresource Technology, 99 (10), pp. 3965-3974. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Yin, C.Y., Aroua, M.K., Daud, W.M.A.W., Enhanced adsorption of metal ions onto polyethyleneimine- impregnated palm shell activated carbon: Equilibrium studies (2008) Water Air and Soil Pollution, 192 (1- 4), pp. 337-348. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Issabayeva, G., Aroua, M.K., Sulaiman, N.M., Continuous adsorption of lead ions in a column packed with palm shell activated carbon, (2008) Journal of Hazardous Materials, 155 (1-2), pp. 109-113. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Sethu, V.S., Aziz, A.R., Aroua, M.K., Recovery and reutilisation of copper from metal hydroxide sludges, (2008) Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, 10 (2), pp. 131-136. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Benamor, A., Ali, B.S., Aroua, M.K., Kinetic of CO2 absorption and carbamate formation in aqueous solutions of diethanolamine , (2008) Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering, 25 (3), pp. 451-460. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Baroutian, S., Aroua, M.K., Raman, A.A.A., Sulaiman, N.M.N., Density of palm oil-based methyl ester, (2008) Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data, 53 (3), pp. 877-880. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Ahmad, M.A., Wan Daud, W.M.A., Aroua, M.K., Adsorption kinetics of various gases in carbon molecular sieves (CMS) produced from palm shell, (2008) Colloids and Surfaces A-Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 312 (2-3), pp. 131-135. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Abdelbaki Benamor, Brahim Si Ali and Mohamed kheireddine Aroua Kinetic of CO2 absorption and carbamate formation in aqueous solutions of diethanolamine Korean J. Chem., 25(3), 451-460 (2008) (ISI-Cited Publication)

Baroutian, S., Aroua, M.K., Raman, A.A.A., Sulaiman, N.M.N.2008.Densities of ethyl esters produced from different vegetable oils.Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data 53(9): 2222-2225. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Sethu, V.S., Aziz, A.R., Aroua, M.K.2008.Recovery and reutilisation of copper from metal hydroxide sludges.Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy 10(2): 131-136. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Baroutian S., Aroua M.K., Raman A.A.A., Sulaiman N.M.N.2008.Density of palm oil-based methyl ester.Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data 53 (3): 877-880. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2007

Adinata D., Wan Daud W.M.A., Aroua M. K., Preparation and characterization of activated carbon from palm shell by chemical activation with K2CO3. Bioresource Technology, Volume 98, Issue 1, 2007, Pages 145-149. 

25.Donni Adinata, Wan Mohd Ashri Wan Daud and Mohd Kheireddine Aroua, Production of carbon molecular sieves from palm shell based activated carbon by pore sizes modification with benzene for methane selective separation, Fuel Processing Technology, Volume 88, Issue 6, June 2007, Pages 599-60. (ISI-Cited Publication)

23.Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua, Fathiah Mohamed Zuki and Nik Meriam Sulaiman, Removal of chromium ions from aqueous solutions by polymer-enhanced ultrafiltration, Journal of Hazardous Materials, Volume 147, Issue 3, 25 August 2007, Pages 752-758. (ISI-Cited Publication)

24.A.G. Liew Abdullah, N.M. Sulaiman, M.K. Aroua and M.J. Megat Mohd Noor, Response surface optimization of conditions for clarification of carambola fruit juice using a commercial enzyme, Journal of Food Engineering, Volume 81, Issue 1, July 2007, Pages 65-71. (ISI-Cited Publication)

26.Donni Adinata, Wan Mohd Ashri Wan Daud and Mohd Kheireddine Aroua, Preparation and characterization of activated carbon from palm shell by chemical activation with K2CO3, Bioresource Technology, Volume 98, Issue 1, January 2007, Pages 145-149. (ISI-Cited Publication)

27.Chun Yang Yin, Mohd Kheireddine Aroua and Wan Mohd Ashri Wan Daud, Review of modifications of activated carbon for enhancing contaminant uptakes from aqueous solutions, Separation and Purification Technology, Volume 52, Issue 3, January 2007, Pages 403-415. (ISI-Cited Publication)

30.K.Yasotha, M.K. Aroua, K.B. Ramachandran, I.K.P. Tan, Chemical characterization of medium-chain- length polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHAs) recovered by enzymatic treatment and ultrafiltration , Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology,82, 2007, 847- 855. (ISI-Cited Publication)

31.Chun Yang Yin, Mohd Kheireddine Aroua, Wan Mohd Ashri Wan Daud, Impregnation of palm shell activated carbon with polyethyleneimine and its effects on Cd2+ adsorption, Colloids and Surfaces A- Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Volume 307, Issues 1-3, 15 October 2007, Pages 128-136. (ISI-Cited Publication)

28.C.Y. Yin, M.K. Aroua and W.M.A.W. Daud, Modification of granular activated carbon using low molecular weight polymer for enhanced removal of Cu2 + from aqueous solution, Water Science and Technology Vol 56, No 9, 2007, pp 95 101. (ISI-Cited Publication)

29.Abdelbaki Benamor and Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua, An experimental investigation on the rate of CO2 absorption into aqueous methyldiethanolamine solutions, Korean J. Chem. Eng., 24(1), 2007, 16-23. (ISI-Cited Publication)

32.W.M.A. Wan Daud, M.A. Ahmad, M.K. Aroua, Carbon molecular sieves from palm shell: Effect of the benzene deposition times on gas separation properties, Separation and Purification Technology, Volume 57, Issue 2, 15 October 2007, Pages 289-293 (ISI-Cited Publication)

33.Ahmad, M.A., Wan Daud,W.M.A., Aroua,M.K., Synthesis of carbon molecular sieves from palm shell by carbon vapor deposition, Journal of Porous Materials, 14(4),2007, pp.393-399. (ISI-Cited Publication)

34.Adinata,D.,Daud,W.M.A.W, Aroua,M.K., Carbon modified silica based adsorbent for potential application, Journal of nanoparticle Research 9 (4),2007,pp.555-559 (ISI-Cited Publication)

35.R. Yusoff, M.K. Aroua, A. Nesbitt, R.J. Day, Curing of polymeric composites using microwave resin transfer moulding (RTM), Journal Of Engineering Science & Technology, Vol. 2, No.2, 2007, 151-163 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

36.Hussain, M.A., Aroua, M.K., Special issue on process systems engineering, (2007), Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering 2 (6), pp. 499-500 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2006

C. Y. Yin, M.K. Aroua, W.M.A. Wan Daud, Review of Modifications of Activated Carbon for Enhancing Contaminate Uptakes from Aqueous Solutions, Separation and Purification Technology, inpress, 2006. 

Issabayeva G., Aroua M. K., and Sulaiman N. M., Electrodeposition of copper and lead on palm shell activated carbon in a flow-through electrolytic cell, Bioresource Technology, Volume 97, Issue 18, December 2006, Pages 2350-2355 

Issabayeva G., Aroua M. K., and Sulaiman N. M., Removal of lead from aqueous solutions on palm shell activated carbon, Desalination, Volume 194, Issues 1-3 , 2006, Pages 192-201 

K.Yasotha, M.K. Aroua, K.B. Ramachandran, I.K.P. Tan, Recovery of Medium-Chain-Length Polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHAs) through Enzymatic Digestion Treatments and Ultrafiltration, Biochemical Engineering Journal, 30, 2006, 260-268. 

S.H. Jamal, M.A Hussain, M.K Aroua, D. Yaakop, Artificial neural network models applied to Chemical Engineering: A Review, Research Trends Journal, in press, 2006. 

C. Y. Yin, M.K. Aroua, W.M.A. Wan Daud, Review of Modifications of Activated Carbon for Enhancing Contaminate Uptakes from Aqueous Solutions, Separation and Purification Technology, inpress, 2006. 

Issabayeva G., Aroua M. K., and Sulaiman N. M., Electrodeposition of copper and lead on palm shell activated carbon in a flow-through electrolytic cell, Bioresource Technology, Volume 97, Issue 18, December 2006, Pages 2350-2355 

Issabayeva G., Aroua M. K., and Sulaiman N. M., Removal of lead from aqueous solutions on palm shell activated carbon, Desalination, Volume 194, Issues 1-3 , 2006, Pages 192-201. 

K.Yasotha, M.K. Aroua, K.B. Ramachandran, I.K.P. Tan, Recovery of Medium-Chain-Length Polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHAs) through Enzymatic Digestion Treatments and Ultrafiltration, Biochemical Engineering Journal, 30, 2006, 260-268. 

S.H. Jamal, M.A Hussain, M.K Aroua, D. Yaakop, Artificial neural network models applied to Chemical Engineering: A Review, Research Trends Journal, in press, 2006. 

37.G. Issabayeva, M. K. Aroua, and N. M. Sulaiman, Removal of lead from aqueous solutions on palm shell activated carbon, (2006) Bioresource Technology 97 (18), pp. 2350-2355 (ISI-Cited Publication)

38.K.Yasotha, M.K. Aroua, K.B. Ramachandran, I.K.P. Tan, Recovery of Medium-Chain-Length Polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHAs) through Enzymatic Digestion Treatments and Ultrafiltration, Biochemical Engineering Journal, 30, 2006, 260-268 (ISI-Cited Publication)

39.G. Issabayeva, M. K. Aroua, and N. M. Sulaiman, Electrodeposition of copper and lead on palm shell activated carbon in a flow-through electrolytic cell, (2006), Desalination 194 (1-3), pp. 192-201 (ISI-Cited Publication)

40.S.H. Jamal, M.A Hussain, M.K Aroua, D. Yaakop, Artificial neural network models applied to Chemical Engineering: A Review, Trends in Chemical Engineering, Volume 10, 2006, 1-15. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2005

Benamor A. and Aroua M. K., Modeling of CO2 solubility and carbamate concentration in DEA, MDEA and their mixtures using the Deshmukh-Mather Model, Fluid Phase Equilibria, 2005, 231, 2, 150-162 

Harunsyah Y., Sulaiman N.M. and Aroua M.K., Treatment of Skim Latex Serum Using Gas Sparged Ultrafiltration, Developemnts in Chemical Engineering and Mineral Processing, Vol 13(5and6), 2005, 667-674 

Benamor A. and Aroua M. K., Modeling of CO2 solubility and carbamate concentration in DEA, MDEA and their mixtures using the Deshmukh-Mather Model, Fluid Phase Equilibria, 2005, 231, 2, 150-162 

Harunsyah Y., Sulaiman N.M. and Aroua M.K., Treatment of Skim Latex Serum Using Gas Sparged Ultrafiltration, Developemnts in Chemical Engineering and Mineral Processing, Vol 13(5and6), 2005, 667-674 

41.A.Benamor and M. K. Aroua, Modeling of CO2 solubility and carbamate concentration in DEA, MDEA and their mixtures using the Deshmukh-Mather Model, Fluid Phase Equilibria, 2005, 231, 2, 150-162 (ISI-Cited Publication)

42.Y. Harunsyah, N.M. Sulaiman and M.K. Aroua, Treatment of Skim Latex Serum Using Gas Sparged Ultrafiltration, Developemnts in Chemical Engineering and Mineral Processing, Vol 13(5&6), 2005, 667-674 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2004

Aroua M. K. and Mohd Salleh R., Solubility of CO2 in aqueous piperazine and its modeling using the Kent-Eisenberg approach, Chem. Eng. Technol. 2004, 27,1, 65-70. 

Si Ali B. and Aroua M. K., Effect of Piperazine on CO2 loading in Aqueous Solutions of MDEA at Low Pressure, International Journal of Thermophysics, 2004, Vol. 25, No. 6, 1863-1870. 

Aroua M. K. and Mohd Salleh R., Solubility of CO2 in aqueous piperazine and its modeling using the Kent-Eisenberg approach, Chem. Eng. Technol. 2004, 27,1, 65-70. 

Si Ali B. and Aroua M. K., Effect of Piperazine on CO2 loading in Aqueous Solutions of MDEA at Low Pressure, International Journal of Thermophysics, 2004, Vol. 25, No. 6, 1863-1870. 

43.B. Si Ali and M. K. Aroua, Effect of Piperazine on CO2 loading in Aqueous Solutions of MDEA at Low Pressure, International Journal of Thermophysics, 2004, Vol. 25, No. 6, 1863-1870. (ISI-Cited Publication)

44.M. K. Aroua and R. Mohd Salleh, Solubility of CO2 in aqueous piperazine and its modeling using the Kent-Eisenberg approach, Chemical Engineering & Technology 2004, 27,1, 65-70. (ISI-Cited Publication)

45.Y. Harunsyah, N.M. Sulaiman, V. Devaraj and M.K. Aroua, Ultrafiltration for Treatment of Natural Rubber Effluent Using Gas Sparging Technique, Journal of Rubber Research, Volume 7(4), 2004, 238-247. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Si Ali B., and M.K. Aroua, 2004: Effect of Piperazine on CO2 Loading in Aqueous Solutions of MDEA at Low Pressure. International Journal of Thermophysics 25 pp 1863-1870 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2003

46.S. H. Khalil, M. K. Aroua, N. M. Sulaiman, Study on the retentivity of the volatile components of simulated guava juice using ultrafiltration, Songklanakarin J. Sci. Technol., Vol. 24 (Suppl.), 2003, 941-946. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

47.Y. Harunshyah, M. K. Aroua, N. M. Sulaiman, Cake layer reduction by gas sparging cross flow ultrafiltration of skim latex serum, Songklanakarin J. Sci. Technol., Vol. 24 (Suppl.), 2003, 947-954. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2002

48.M.K. Aroua, M.Z. Sulaiman and K. Ramasamy, Modelling of Carbon Dioxide Absorption in Aqueous Solutions of Alkanolamines and their Blends Using AspenPlus, Separation and Purification Technology, 29, 2002, 153-162. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
1999

49.Aroua M.K., Benamor A., and Sulaiman M.Z., Equilibrium Constant For Carbamate Formation From Monoethanolamine and Its Relationship With Temperature. J. Chem. Eng. Data, 44, 887-891, 1999. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
1998

50.Aroua M.K., Benamor A., and Sulaiman M.Z., Analysis of Equilibrium Data of CO2 in Aqueous Solutions of Diethanolamine (DEA) , Methyldiethanolamine (MDEA) and Their Mixtures Using the Modified Kent Eisenbergh Model. Chemical Engineering Research & Design, Vol 76, Part A, 961- 968, 1998. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
1997

51.Sulaiman M.Z. and Aroua M.K., The Oxidation Kinetics of Malaysian Coal Chars. Journal of the Institute of Energy, 70, 52-56, June 1997. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
Proceeding
 
2011

Kong, P. S., Aroua, M. K., & Abdul Aziz, A. R. (2011). Effect of Catalyst Concentration and Molar Ratio on production of MCPA Ester. Paper presented at the 3rd Regional Conference on Chemical Engineering, Metro Manila, Philippines. ISSN 2094-3237. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Soo Ching Soh, Mohamed Kheireddine Taieb Aroua, Abdul Aziz Abdul Raman. (2011) A Solid-Liquid Extraction Process To Produce Biodiesel From Jatropha Seeds . Presented at the 3rd Reginonal Conference on Chemical Engineering, EDSA Shangri-La Hotel, Metro Manila, Philippines, January 20 21, 2011 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2009

Aziz A.R, Sarina S., S. Baroutiaan, M.K. Aroua and Nik Meriam Nik Sulaiman. 2009. Waste to Biodiesel: Direct and Indirect Routes to Your Fuel Tank! Proceeding of 1st Asean University Network/ SEA Engineering Education Development Network and Regional Workshop on New and Renewable Energy, Bandung, Indonesia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2008

Saeid Baroutian, Abdul Aziz Abdul Raman, Mohamed Khereddine and Nik Meriam Nik Sulaiman. 2008 .Activated carbon supported potassium catalyst for transesterification of palm oil. Proceeding of CHEMECA, Newcastle, Australia. Pg 1-8. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Saeid Baroutian, Abdul Aziz Abdul Raman, Mohamed Khereddine and Nik Meriam Nik Sulaiman. 2008.Density of palm oil-based methyl and ethyl esters: measurements and estimations. Proceeding of CHEMECA, Newcastle, Australia. Pg 1057-1067. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Saeid Baroutian, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua, Abdul Aziz Abdul Raman, Nik Meriam Nik Sulaiman . 2008. Basic Flow Properties of Palm Oil and Palm Oil Methyl Esters Blended with Diesel Fuel. Proceeding of the Regional Symposium of Cemical Engineering 2008, KL, Malaysia. 

Saeid Baroutian, Mohamed Kheireddine Aroua, Abdul Aziz Abdul Raman, Nik Meriam Nik Sulaiman. Application of Neural Networks to Predict Biodiesel Density. 2008. Proceeding of the Regional Symposium of Cemical Engineering 2008, KL, Malaysia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2003

Si Ali B., and M.K. Aroua, 2003 Comparison of Carbon Dioxide loading in DEA-PIPERAZINE-H2O, and MDEA-PIPERAZINE-H2O Systems Paper Presented at Technical Proceeding of Postgraduate Students TECHPOS 2003 KL 

Si Ali B., and M.K. Aroua, 2003 Effect of Piperazine (PZ) on Corrosivity of Carbonated Methyldiethanolamine (MDEA) solution The 17th Symposium of Malaysia Chemical Engineers SOMMCHE (2003) vol. 1, pp 282-287 
 
Others
 
2006

MOHAMED KHEIREDDINE AROUA, ABDULAZIZ ABDUL RAMAN, AHMAD SYUKRI BIN ABDUL RAHMAN, BRAHIM SI-ALI SOLVENT-FREE PRODUCTION OF ESTER HERBICIDES FROM 2,4-DICHLOROPHENOXYACETIC ACID MLAYSIAN PATENT APPLICATION 2006 

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

Carbon dioxide capture and transformation, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012-2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

Inorganic particles addition as a route to prepare hydrophilic PVDF membranes, Co-Investigator, 2012-2014, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), National

Chemical and thermal stability of PVDF membranes, Co-Investigator, 2011-2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

University of Malaya Centre for Ionic Liquids (UMCiL), Co-Investigator, 2010-2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

Transesterification of non-edible Vegetable Oils Using Enzymatic Membrane Reactor, Principal Investigator(PI), 2010-2012, HIR

Carbon Dioxide Capture Using Novel Ionic Liquid- Based Solvents, Principal Investigator(PI), 2010-2012, HIR

Bio-Electrochemical Wastewater Treatment using Three-Dimensional Palm Shell based Activated Carbon Reactor, Co-Investigator, 2010-2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

A Study on Kinetics of the reaction of Carbon Dioxide with new types of amine-based solvents, Co-Investigator, 2006-2008, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), International

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

Seminar on Cleaner Production to Top Glove - Principles and Concepts, Project Leader, 2013-2013, TOP GLOVE SDN BHD

Cleaner Production for the Minimization of Chemical Usage and Waste Generation in Glove Manufacturing, Project Leader, 2013-2014, TOP GLOVE Sdn. Bhd.

Projek Pelaksanaan Konsep Integrasi Pengeluaran Bersih Di Premis Pembuatan Batik, Consultant, 2011-2012, Jabatan Alam Sekitar, Malaysia

Pelaksanaan Konsep integrasi Cleaner Production di Premis Pembuatan Batik, Consultant, 2011-2012, Jabatan Alam Sekitar, Malaysia

Seminar on Cleaner Production: Towards Cleaner Malaysian Industries, Penceramah, 2011-2011, Jabatan Alam Sekitar

External Examiner PhD. Mr.Mohamed Osman Hussein Ahmed, UTP, Expert Advisor, 2011-2011, UTP

External Examiner for PhD thesis of Mr. Vlshal Parashar, Expert Advisor, 2011-2011, MAULANA AZAD NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY. BHOPAL

External Examiner PhD international, Thesis Title " Performance Analysis of Bio-diesel as Gas Turbine Fuel, Expert Advisor, 2011-2011, MAULANA AZAD NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY BHOPAL

Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF), Project Director, 2010-2011, General Environmental Solution S.B.

Cleaner Production (Cleaner Production Virtual Centre and Cleaner Production Tools), Consultant, 2009-2010, Jabatan Alam Sekitar, Malaysia

Demonstrasi dan Pelaksanaan Cleaner Production Melalui Cleaner Production Virtual Centre, Consultant, 2009-2010, Jabatan Alam Sekitar

Demonstration of of Cleaner Production through Cleaner Production VIrtual Centre, Consultant, 2009-2010, CP Unit, Dept.of Environment Malaysia

Commercialisation of the Production of Poly Aliminium Chloride (PAC) from Metal Hydroxide Sludge, Project Leader, 2005-2007, Koshin Kitmula Malaysia Sdn Bhd

Development Of National Emission Inventory System, Consultant, 2003-2004, Department of Environment Malaysia

Preparation Of Guidelines For The Implementation Of CAR In Relation To The National Emission Inventory System, Project Leader, 2003-2004, Department of Environment Malaysia

Study of Emission factors from Industries in Malaysia , 2002-2003, Consultant, 2002-2003, Dept.of Environment Malaysia

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

SUPERVISION

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

Completed

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Abdelbaki Benamor, Kinetics of CO2 Absorption Into Aqueous Solutions of Diethanolamine (DEA), Methyldiethanolamine (MDEA) And Their Mixtures, 2002/2003

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Ruzitah Binti Salleh, Volumetric Properties and Carbon Dioxide Absorption in Aqueous Solutions of Piperazine and Activated Diethanolamine, 2004/2005

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Gulnazia Essabayeva, Adsorption and Electroreduction of Copper and Lead Ions on Palm Shell Activated Carbon, 2005/2006

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Brahim Si Ali, Carbon Dioxide Absorption and its Corrosivity in Aqueous Solutions of Activated Diethanolamine and Methyldiethanolamine, 2007/2008

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Mohd Azmier Ahmad, Production of Carbon Molecular Sieves from Palm Shell using Carbon Deposition Technique, 2007/2008

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Yin Chun Yang, Adsorption of Heavy metals on Polyethyleneimine modified palm shell activated carbon / Malaysia, 2007/2008

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Shahin Ghafari, Development of a bioelectrochemical reactor for Water denitrification using palm Shell activated carbon, 2008/2009

Masters Degree, Harunsyah Yusof, Flux Enhancement with Gas Sparging in Upward Crossflow Ultrafiltration of Skim Latex Serum, 2003/2004

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Sarina Binti Sulaiman, In Situ Biodiesel production From Solid Coconut Waste, 2011/2012

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Mohamad F. Tawfiq, Experimental Investigation on Biomass Burning, 2009/2010

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Saeid Baroution, Production of biodiesel using membrane reactor, 2010/2011

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Mojdeh Owlad, Cr species adsorption on modified palm shell activated carbon, 2010/2011

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Afshin Ahmady, Kinetics of CO2 absorption into ionic liquid based solvents, 2010/2011

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Nasrin Aghamohammadi, C,S, and N fluxes during burning of tropical biomass, 2011/2012

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Musa Idris Atadashi, Purification of Biodiesel Using Membrane Technology, 2011/2012

Masters Degree, Yeoh Hak Koon, Study of Electrodeposition on Glassy Carbon of Dilute Single and Mixed Heavy Metal Cations Under Free and Complexed Conditions by Malonic Acid Using Non-Flowthrough Voltammetric Techniques, 1998/1999

Masters Degree, Saad Hashim Khalil, A Study on the Retention of Guava Juice Flavor Components and Flux Modeling in a Batch Ultrafiltration System, 2003/2004

Masters Degree, Umi Fazara Binti Md Ali, Removal of ash from palm shell based activated carbon using acid blends, 2004/2005

Masters Degree, Fathiah Binti Mohamed Zuki, Removal of Chromium ions from aqueous solutions by polymer-enhanced ultrafiltration, 2005/2006

Masters Degree, Vasanthi A/P Sethu, Selective Recovery of Heavy Metals From Electroplating Waste Water Sludge Using Acid Dissolution, 2005/2006

Masters Degree, Donni Adinata, A Study on the Effect of Production Process Parameters on the Properties of Palm Shell Based Molecular Sieves, 2006/2007

Masters Degree, Chew Chun Ming, Modelling and Neural Network-based control of a chromium hexavalent reduction process, 2006/2007

Masters Degree, Yasotha A/P Kathiraser, Recovery of Bacterial Polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) Through Enzymatic Digestion, 2006/2007

Masters Degree, Norherdawati Kasim, Absorption of Carbon Dioxide by Conventional and Activated Alkanolamines using a Hollow Fiber Membrane Contactor, 2006/2007

Masters Degree, Noor Faizah Mohamad, Electro-oxidation of Organic Pollutants Using Palm Shell Based Carbon Electrode, 2008/2009

Masters Degree, Lim Jet Siong, Modelling and control of palm oil hydrolyser, 2008/2009

Masters Degree, Azam Hosseini, CO2 absorption into ionic liquid based solvents, 2008/2009

Masters Degree, Masoud Zabeti, Development of heterogenous catalyst for the production of biodiesel, 2009/2010

Masters Degree, Abdelbaki Benamor, Modelling of CO2 solubility in alkanolamines, 1997/1998

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

Development of Malaysian Standard for Indoor Air Quality Monitoring, SIRIM, Expert Advisor, 2011-2011, (National)

International Conference Organization (GPE2011), University of Malaya in collaboration with University of Toulouse (France), Chairman, 2011-2011, (International)

Reviewer for scientific manuscripts, ACS publications, Expert Advisor, 2011-2011, (International)

Chairman Chemical Engineering Undergraduate Research Day (ChemEng URD2011), University of Malaya, Chairman, 2011-2011, (University)

Speaker at the NATIONAL GRADUATE SYMPOSIUM (NGS2011), UTP, Speaker, 2011-2011, (National)

External Examiner for Master Thesis Mr. LIM GUAT WEI, USM, Expert Advisor, 2011-2011, (National)

Reviewer for Q1 ISI journal, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, Expert Advisor, 2012-2012, (International)

Chairman Chemical Engineering Undergraduate Research Day (ChemEng URD2013), University of Malaya, Chairman, 2013-2013, (University)

Visiting Professor, National Defence Academy, Japan, Resource Person, 2012-2012, (International)

Reviewer for ISI journal, Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data, Expert Advisor, 2012-2012, (International)