DR. MRUTUNJAYA BHUYAN

Mrutunjaya Bhuyan, Presently as a Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Science, and acting Deputy Head of Center of Theoretical and Computational Physics (CTCP), University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. His Academic carrier includes FAPESP Postdoctoral Fellow @ Institute Tecnologico de Aeronautica, Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil (2019-2016); CAS Postdoctoral Fellow @ Institute of Theoretical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China (2014-2016); DAE Postdoctoral Fellow @ Institute of Physics, Department of Atomic Energy, India (2013-2014). He received his Ph.D. in Theoretical Nuclear and Astrophysics from Sambalpur University (Registration) and Institute of Physics (Place of Work)  (2008-2013). He pursued his M.Sc (Master) Nuclear Physics Specialisation from Sambalpur University, India (2006-2008). The research area mainly focuses on nuclear structure and reaction studies using various theoretical models. Besides, he also studied the astrophysical aspects such as neutron star, hyperon star and their properties using nuclear models. His research work has been published in various international journals (ISI and SSCI indexed) Physics Letter B, Physical Review C, Astrophysical Journal, International Journal of Modern Physics, Modern Physics Letter, Journal of Physics: Particle and Nuclear Physics, Physics of Atomic Nuclei, Nuclear Physics A, Acta Physica Polonica, PRAMAN- A scientific journal, IEEE, Springer and so many.  He currently serves as an Editorial Member of three international peer-review scientific journal publishers, Journal of Nuclear Physics, Science Publishing Group (USA), and SCIREA Journal of Physics (USA). He has been engaged as a reviewer for various scientific peer-review international journals, International Journal of Modern Physics, Modern Physics Letter, Physica Scripta, Canadian Journal of Physics, Moden Physics Letter, Journal of Physics, and so on. Last but not least, He has been woned the Young Scientist Award in Physics 2018, Odisha Physical Society.

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PROF. DR. IDA NORMIHA BINTI HILMI

Ida HILMI is a Professor and Senior Consultant in Gastroenterology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.  Prof Ida Hilmi graduated with first class honours from the University of Glasgow in 1997. She went on to do her training in internal medicine in Oxford and obtained her Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom (MRCP) in 2000. She then joined the North East London Gastroenterology and Hepatology specialist program before returning to Malaysia in 2003. She is currently the Head of the Department of Medicine in the University of Malaya; her past positions include Head of Division in Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Director of Endoscopy. She co-founded and was the first Chairman of the Malaysian Inflammatory Bowel Disease Special Interest Group (IBD-SIG) and is part of the National Training Board in Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Professor Hilmi’s areas of interest include IBD and colorectal cancer screening.

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DATIN PROF. DR. AZIZAN BINTI BAHARUDDIN

Azizan Baharuddin received her BSc (Hons) in Biology from the University of Tasmania, Australia in 1978, MSc (Univ. College London) in 1979 and PhD in Philosophy of Science (Science & Islam) from University of Lancaster, United Kingdom in 1989. She specialises in several areas such as bioethics, interfaith/intercivilisational dialogue, Islam and science, environmental ethics & religion and sustainable development. She has published more than 200 books, book chapters, monographs, journal articles and newspaper articles in the above-mentioned fields. She is active in several governmental organisations and non-governmental organizations (NGO) connected with her areas of specialisation, as well as being a member of various advisory and consultative committees for ministries in Malaysia. She was appointed by the YAB Prime Minister as the Chairman of the National Committee for the Promotion of Understanding and Harmony Among Religious Adherents (JKMPKA) (2014–2015) & member of JKMPKA (2012-2017); appointed by the YB Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) as Chairman of the National Bioethics Council (MBEN) (2014-2015) and member of MBEN (2009-2017). She was appointed by the Director-General of UNESCO as Member of the International Bioethics Committee (IBC) in Paris (2014-2017). Due to her works and contributions in the area of Science & Religion, she received an award from the Centre for Theology & Natural Sciences, USA in 2001. She was also awarded the Maal Hijrah Award for Wilayah Persekutuan in 2016. She was Director at the Centre for Civilisational Dialogue (2000-2011) and Professor at the Faculty of Science, University of Malaya until 2015. She was appointed as the Deputy Director-General of the Institute of Islamic Understanding Malaysia/ Institut Kefahaman Islam Malaysia (IKIM) in 2011. In 2016, she received the Langkawi Award from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (NRE) for her work in environmental education and activism at national level and abroad. She is also one of the drafters of the Islamic Declaration on Global Climate Change (IDCC) launched in Istanbul in 2015, and submitted to the President of the 70th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), New York in 2016. She was appointed by the Yang Di-Pertuan Agong as Member of the Majlis Kebangsaan Bagi Hal Ehwal Ugama Islam Malaysia (MKI) (2018 – 2021). She is also member of the Board of Advisors for the Legasi Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi (LEGASI), appointed member of the Board of Directors of Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka (DBP) (2016-2019), Director (Non-Executive) and Shariah Advisory Council of QSR Brands Holdings (M) Berhad (2017-2020), and appointed member of Notes and Coins Advisory Committee (NCAC), Bank Negara Malaysia (2017-2021). Recently, she has been appointed by the YAB Prime Minister as member of the Panel Perundingan dan Pencegahan Rasuah (PPPR), Malaysia Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) (2020 – 2022). In June 2020, she was appointed as the Chair in Climate Change UKM-YSD by the Institute of Climate Change, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. She is currently the Director-General of Institute of Islamic Understanding Malaysia or Institut Kefahaman Islam Malaysia (IKIM) since 2015.

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  • Mahat, MR; Talik, NA; Abd Rahman, MN; Anuar, MA; Allif, K; Azman, A; Nakajima, H; Shuhaimi, A; Abd Majid, WH (2020). Electronic Surface, Optical and Electrical Properties of P - Gan Activated Via in-Situ Mocvd and Ex-Situ Thermal Annealing in Ingan/Gan Led. Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing


  • Al-Huseini, A; Kasi, R; Shafaamri, A; Ma, IAW; Subramaniam, R (2020). Study of The Physical and Electrochemical Properties of Hybrid Paint System Based On Zinc-Rich Primer for Mild Steel Protection. Pigment Resin Technology


  • Lim, WY; Goh, CH; Thevarajah, TM; Goh, BT; Khor, SM (2020). Using Sers-Based Microfluidic Paper-Based Device (Mu Pad) for Calibration-Free Quantitative Measurement of Ami Cardiac Biomarkers. Biosensors Bioelectronics


  • Wei, S; Ching, YC; Chuah, CH (2020). Synthesis of Chitosan Aerogels as Promising Carriers for Drug Delivery: a Review. Carbohydrate Polymers


  • Syafiq, A; Vengadaesvaran, B; Ahmed, U; Abd Rahim, N; Pandey, AK; Bushroa, AR; Ramesh, K; Ramesh, S (2020). Facile Synthesize of Transparent Hydrophobic Nano-Caco3 Based Coatings for Self-Cleaning and Anti-Fogging. Materials Chemistry and Physics


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