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PROF. DR. AZHAR BIN ARIFFIN

Professor
Department of Chemistry
Faculty of Science
 
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 Department of Chemistry, Office of The Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
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Article in Academic Journals

2020
  • Woon K. L., . Wong W. S, Chanlek N , Nakajima H, Tunmee S, Lee V. S., Ariffin A and Songsiriritthigul P., (2020). Work function modification of PEDOT:PSS by mixing with barium acetylacetonate. RSC Advances, 2020, 10, 17673. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Arulnathan SB, Leong KH, Ariffin A, Kareem HS, Cheah KKH (2020) Activation of intrinsic apoptosis and G1 cell cycle arrest by a triazole precursor, N-(4-chlorophenyl)-2-(4-(3,4,5-trimethoxybenzyloxy)benzoyl)-hydrazinecarbothioamide in breast cancer cell line. Anti-Cancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry. 20(9):2020. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chan, Z.C.K., Leong, K.H., Kareem, H.S. et al. Activation of death receptor, DR5 and mitochondria-mediated apoptosis by a 3,4,5-trimethoxybenzyloxy derivative in wild-type and p53 mutant colorectal cancer cell lines. Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Arch Pharmacol (2019) (ISI-Indexed)
  • A.M. Hamisu, A. Ariffin, A.C. Wibowo, (2020). Cation Exchange in Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs): The Hard-Soft Acid-Base (HSAB) Principle Appraisal, Inorganica Chimica Acta (2020), doi: https://doi.org/ (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tiamas, S.G., Daressy, F., Samra A.A., Bignon, J., Steinmetz, V., Litaudon, M., Fourneau, C., Leong, K.H., Awang., K., Desrat, S., Roussi, F. (2020) Pro-apoptotic carboxamide analogues of natural fislatifolic acid targeting Mcl-1 and Bcl-2. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 30:127003. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Maryam Sadat Alehashem, Azhar Bin Ariffin, Paul B. Savage, Wageeh Abdulhadi Yehya Dabdawb and Noel Francis Thomas (2020). Treasures old and new: what we can learn regarding the macrocyclic problem from past and present efforts in natural product total synthesis, RSC Advances, 10, 10989-11012. (ISI-Indexed)

2019
  • Arief C. Wibowo; Aliyu M Hamisu; Fendi Y Wardana; Azhar Ariffin; Irshad Baig; Christos D Malliakas; (2019) A New Synthetic Approach for Substitutional Solid Solutions in a 3D Coordination Polymer: Cation Vacancy, and Tunable Photoluminescence (ISI-Indexed)
  • Al-Nubi, Mesoun; Hamisu, Aliyu; Wardana, Fendi; Ariffin, Azhar; Jo, Hongil; Ok, Kang Min; Wibowo, Arief (2019). The Lead Organic Frameworks Containing Trimesic Acid: Facile Dissolution-Crystallization and Near White-Light Emission, under review. (ISI-Indexed)
  • H. L. Lee · K. L. Woon · S. Tan · W. S. Wong · A. Ariffin · N. Chanlek · H. Nakajima · T. Saisopa · P. Songsiriritthigul, (2019). Structural, chemical and electronic differences between bare and nitrogen‑doped carbon nanoparticles. Carbon Lettrs, doi.org/10.1007/s42823-019-00014-2 (ISI-Indexed)

2018
  • Foo Kit Cheah, Kok Hoong Leong, Noel Francis Thomas, Hui Kee Chin, Azhar Ariffin and Khalijah Awang. (2018). Resveratrol analogue, (E)-N-(2-(4-methoxystyryl) phenyl) furan-2-carboxamide induces G2/M cell cycle arrest through the activation of p53–p21CIP1/WAF1 in human colorectal HCT116 cells. Apoptosis, DOI:10.1007/s10495-018-1457-8 (ISI-Indexed)
  • YUSRABBIL AMIYATI YUSOF*, AZHAR ARIFFIN& ZAFARIZAL ALDRIN AZIZUL HASAN, (2018). Ether (mono-tert-butoxypropanediol) in Emulsion System, Sains Malaysiana, 47(3), 511-515 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kai Lin Woon,Azhar Ariffin,Kar Wei Ho ,Show-An Chen (2018), Effect of conjugation and aromaticity of 3,6 di-substituted carbazoles on triplet energy and the implication of triplet energy in multiple-cyclic aromatic compounds,RSC Advances ,8(18):9850-9857 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Shelly Gapil Tiamas, Florian Audet, Alma Abou Samra, Jérome Bignon, Marc Litaudon, Christophe Fourneau, Azhar Ariffin, Khalijah Awang, Sandy Desrat* and Fanny Roussi*. (2018). Asymmetric Total Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Pro-Apoptotic Natural Myrcene-Derived Cyclohexenyl Chalcones. European Journal of Organic Chemistry (ISI-Indexed)
  • Maryam Sadat, A., Azhar Ariffin., Noel F. Thomas, Amjad A. Q. Al-Khdhairawi, (2018). The synthesis of some novel stilbene dimers incorporating diamide tethers: studies in single electron transfer oxidation (FeCl3). RSC ADV, 8, 2506-2520 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Maryam Sadat Alehashem, Azhar Ariffin, and Noel F. Thomas. (2018). Exploitation of malonyl and succinyl chlorides in the dimerisation of ortho amino stilbenes, AIP Conference Proceedings 2026, 020017 (2018); doi: 10.1063/1.5064977. (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • E. F. Damita, N. Nordina, A. Ariffina*, and K. Sulaiman, (2017). Synthesis, Characterization, and Systematic Structure–Property Investigation of a Series of Carbazole–Thiophene Derivatives, 87(8), pp. 1800–1812. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Muhammad Azri Mohd Noh, Khalisanni Khalid, Azhar Ariffin, M. Niyaz Khan (2017). Counterion-Induced Cationic Flexible Nanoparticle Catalytic of Piperidinolysis of Phenyl Salicylate. Journal of Surfactants and Detergents, doi:10.1007/s11743-017-1975-3. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Zainal Abidin Hasan, Kai Lin Woon, Wah Seng Wong, Azhar Ariffin, Show-An Chen (2017), Solution Processed multilayer red, gree and blue phosphorescent organic light emitting diodes using carbazole dendrimers as a host, Journal of Luminescence, 183, 150-158. (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Kai Lin Woon, Zakaria Nurul Nadiah, Zainal Abidin Hasan, Azhar Ariffin, Show-An Chen 2016 Tuning the singlet-triplet energy splitting by fluorination at 3,6 positions of the 1,4-biscarbazoylbenzene, Dyes and Pigments 132 1-6 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wageeh A Yehye, Noorsaadah Abd. Rahman, Omar Saad Attiyah, Azhar Ariffin, Sharifah Bee Abd Hamid, Abeer A. Alhadi, Farkaad A. Kadir, Marzieh Yaeghoobi, Abdulsalam A. Matlob; (2016) Rational Design and Synthesis of High efficiency Multipotent Antioxidants of New Schiff base-1,2,4-triazoles bearing Butylated Hydroxytoluene Moiety; Molecules 2016, 21(7), 847; doi:10.3390/molecules21070847 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nazarbahjat N., Ariffin A., Abdullah Z., Abdulla M.A., Shia J.K.S., Leong K.H. (2016) Synthesis, characterization, drug-likeness properties and determination of the in vitro antioxidant and cytotoxic activities of new 1,3,4-oxadiazole derivatives. Medicinal Chemistry Research. 1: 1-15 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nafal Nazarbahjat, Farkaad A. Kadir, Zanariah Abdullah, Mahmood A. Abdulla, Seik Weng Ng, Wageeh A Yehye, and Azhar Ariffin; Synthesis, Antioxidant Properties and Gastroprotective Effects of 2-(Ethylthio)benzohydrazones on Ethanol-induced Gastric Mucosal Lesions in rats; PlosOne, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0156022. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Muhammad Azri, M.N., Khalisanni, K., Azhar, A., Mohammad Niyaz, K. (2016). Kinetics and Mechanism of Cationic Flexible Nanoparticles (CFN) - Catalyzed Piperidinolysis of Anionic Phenyl Salicylate: CFN=TTABr/MX/H2O with MX=NaCl, NaBr; CnH2n+1CO2Na, n=4,5,6 and 7, 65(9), 749-758. (ISI-Indexed)
  • YUSRABBIL AMIYATI YUSOF & AZHAR ARIFFIN, (2016). Synthesis, Characterization and Antibacterial Activity of mono-, di- and tri-tosylate of Glycerol. Sains Malaysiana, 45(4), 621-625. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nurdiana Nordin, Azhar Ariffin, Mohammad Noh Daud, Yoke-Leng Sim; Unexpected Cleavage of C-S bond in the Hydrazination of 2-((3, 5-di-tert-butyl-4- hydroxybenzyl)thio) nicotinate: Synthesis and Mechanistic Studies by Kinetic and Computational Approaches; Tetrahedron, 2016, 72(7), 883-890. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kareem, H.S., Nordin, N., Heidelberg, T., Abdul-Aziz, A. & Ariffin, A. (2016). Conjugated oligo-aromatic compounds bearing a 3,4,5-trimethoxy moiety: Investigation of their antioxidant activity correlated with a DFT study, Molecules 21: 224 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ho, K.W. and Ariffin, A. (2016). Synthesis, Photophysical, and Electrochemical Properties of Wide Band Gap Tetrapheylsilane-Carbazole Derivatives: Effects of Substitution Position and Naphthalene Side Chain. Russian Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 90 (13), 2590-2599 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Damit, E. F., Nordin, N., Ariffin, A., & Sulaiman, K. (2016). Synthesis of novel derivatives of carbazole-thiophene, their electronic properties, and computational studies. Journal of Chemistry, 2016. (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • Muhammad K. Abdulwahab, Azhar Ariffin, Wageeh A. Yehye, Azlina Abdul-Aziz and Huda S. Kareem, Nurdiana Nordin; Hydrazones of 2-((3,5-di-tert- butyl-4- hydroxybenzyl)thio) acetohydrazide: Synthesis and Study on the Effects of the Structure on the Radical Scavenging Activity by DPPH Assay and Computational Method;Bulletin of Korean Chemical Society; 36(11), 2716-2724 (ISI-Indexed)
  • K. L. Woon, Z. A. Hasan, B.K.Ong, A. Ariffin, R. Griniene,S. Grigalevicius, Show-An Chen;205; Triplet states and energy back transfer of carbazole derivatives; RSC Adv. 2015, 5, 59960. (ISI-Indexed)
  • W.A. Yehye, N.A. Rahman, A. Ariffin, S.B. Abd Hamid, A.A. Alhadi, F.A. Kadir, M. Yaeghoobi, Understanding the Chemistry Behind the Antioxidant Activities of Butylated Hydroxytoluene (BHT): A review, European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry (2015), doi: 10.1016/ j.ejmech.2015.06.026. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nurhanani Razali, Sarni Mat Junit, Azhar Ariffin, Nur Siti Fatimah Ramli and Azlina Abdul Aziz; Polyphenols from the extract and fraction of T. indica seeds protected HepG2 cells against oxidative stress; BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2015, DOI 10.1186/s12906-015-0963-2 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Huda S. Kareem, H.S., Ariffin, A., Nordin, N., Heidelberg, T., Abdul-Aziz, A., Kong, K.W., Yehye, W.A. (2015). Correlation of antioxidant activities with theoretical studies for new hydrazone compounds bearing a 3,4,5-trimethoxy benzyl moiety. Eur. J. Med. Chem. 103:497-505. (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Bee Kian Onga, Kai Lin Woon, Azhar Ariffina. 2014. Evaluation of various density functionals for predicting the electrophosphorescent host HOMO, LUMO and triplet energies. Synthetic Metals 195: 54-60 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Azhar Ariffin,Noorsaadah Abdul Rahman,Wageeh A. Yehye, Abeer A. Alhadi,Farkaad A. Kadir, 2014;PASS-assisted design, synthesis and antioxidant evaluation of new butylated hydroxytoluene derivatives, European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 87, 564-577 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nafal Nazarbahjat, Nurdiana Nordin, Zanariah Abdullah, Mahmood Ameen Abdulla, Wageeh A. Yehye, Siti Nadiah Abdul Halim, Chin Hui Kee and Azhar Ariffin. 2014. New Thiosemicarbazides and 1,2,4- Triazolethiones Derived from 2-(Ethylsulfanyl) Benzohydrazide as Potent Antioxidan. Molecules, 19, 11520-11537. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ariffin, A., Rahman, N. A., Yehye, W. A., Alhadi, A. A., Kadir, F. A. 2014. PASS-assisted design, synthesis and antioxidant evaluation of new butylated hydroxytoluene derivatives. European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ong, B. K., Woon, K. L., Ariffin, A. 2014. Evaluation of various density functionals for predicting the electrophosphorescent host HOMO, LUMO and triplet energies. Synthetic Metals (ISI-Indexed)
  • Syed Sheik Mansoor Azhar Ariffin S. P. N. Sudhan. 2014. Silica-bonded N-propylpiperazine sodium N- propionate as an efficient recyclable catalyst for one- pot synthesis of 2-amino-4-aryl-4H,8H-6-methyl-8-oxo- pyrano[3,2-b]pyran derivatives. Research on Chemical Intermediates. DOI 10.1007/s11164-014-1769-4. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Khan, M. N., Sim, Y. L., Ariffin, A. 2014. Kinetic Evidence for Near Irreversible Nonionic Micellar Entrapment of N-(2 -Methoxyphenyl)phthalimide (1) under the Typical Alkaline Reaction Conditions. Scientific World Journal (ISI-Indexed)
  • Raied M. Shakir, Azhar Ariffin, and Mahmood Ameen Abdulla. 2014. Synthesis of New 2,5-Di-substituted 1,3,4- Oxadiazoles bearing 2,6-Di-tert-butylphenol Moieties and Evaluation of Their Antioxidant Activity. Molecules, 19, 3436-3449. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Mohammad Niyaz Khan, Yoke-Leng Sim and Azhar Arifin. 2014. Kinetic Evidence for Near Irreversible Nonionic Micellar Entrapment of N-(2 - Methoxyphenyl)phthalimide (1) under the Typical Alkaline Reaction Conditions. The Scientific World Journal. Accepted.http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/592691 (ISI-Indexed)

2012
  • Azhar Ariffin,a Nordiana Nordin,a Wagee A. Yehyea and Seik Weng Ng (2012); Methyl 2-[(3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzyl) sulfanyl]pyridine-3-carboxylate n-hexane hemisolvate; Acta Crystallographica Section E,E68, o1605. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wageeh A. Yehye , Noorsaadah Abdul Rahman , Abeer A. Alhadi , Hamid Khaledi , Ng Seik Weng, and Azhar Ariffin (2012); Butylated Hydroxytoluene Analogs: Synthesis and Evaluation of Their Multipotent Antioxidant Activities; Molecules 2012, 17, 7645-7665. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yusrabbil Amiyati Yusof,a Azhar Ariffin,a¿ Hazimah Abu Hassan,b Seik Weng Nga,c and Edward R. T. Tiekinka*, 1,3-Bis{[(4-methylphenyl)sulfonyl]- oxy}propan-2-yl 4-methylbenzenesulfonate, Acta Crystallographica E,2012, E68, o909-o910. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Damit, E. F., Yusof, N. S. M., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2012. Effects of pure AcOH and mixed AcOH-CS (CS = CH3CN and THF) solvents on the rate of cleavage of phthalic anhydride (PAn). Journal of the Iranian Chemical Society (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A., Rahman, N. A., Alhadi, A. A., Khaledi, H., Ng, S. W., Ariffin, A. 2012. Butylated Hydroxytoluene Analogs: Synthesis and Evaluation of Their Multipotent Antioxidant Activities. Molecules (ISI-Indexed)
  • E. F. Damit, N.S. M. Yusof, A. Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan, 2012. Effects of Pure AcOH and Mixed AcOH-CS (CS = CH3CN and THF) Solvents on the Rate of Cleavage of Phthalic Anhydride (PAn). Journal of The Iranian Chemical Society, (2012), 9(5), 723-727. (ISI-Indexed)

2011
  • Kee, Chin Hui; Ariffin, Azhar; Awang, Khalijah; Noorbatcha, Ibrahim; Takeya, Koichi; Morita, Hiroshi; Lim, Chuan Gee; Thomas, Noel Francis; 2011. Cyclization vs. cyclization/dimerization in o-amidostilbene radical cation cascade reactions: the amide question. Molecules (2011), 16 7267-7287 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Yoke-Leng; Yusof, Nor Saadah M.; Ariffin, Azhar; Khan, M. Niyaz. (2011) Effects of nonionic micelles on the rate of alkaline hydrolysis of N-(2\'-methoxyphenyl)phthalimide (1): Kinetic and rheometric evidence for a transition from spherical to rodlike micelles under the typical reaction conditions. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science (2011), 360(1), 182-188. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kee, C. H., Ariffin, A., Awang, K., Noorbatcha, I., Takeya, K., Morita, H., Thomas, N. F., et al. 2011. Cyclization vs. Cyclization/Dimerization in o-Amidostilbene Radical Cation Cascade Reactions: The Amide Question. Molecules (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y. L., Yusof, N. S. M., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2011. Effects of nonionic micelles on the rate of alkaline hydrolysis of N-(2 -methoxyphenyl)phthalimide (1): Kinetic and rheometric evidence for a transition from spherical to rodlike micelles under the typical reaction conditions. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science (ISI-Indexed)

2010
  • Raied Mustafa Shakir, Azhar Ariffin and Seik Weng Ng, 2010, Ethyl 4-[(3,5-di-tert-butyl-2-hydroxybenzyl)amino]benzoate. Acta Crystallographica Section E, E66, o2916. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Shahirah Mansor, Wagee A. Yehye, Azhar Ariffin and Seik Weng Ng*, 2010. 2-Sulfanylidene-1,2-dihydropyridine-3- carbohydrazide. Acta Cryst. E66, o2516. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kee, C.H., Ariffin, A., Awang, K., Takeya, K., Morita, H., Hussain, S.I., Chan. K.M., Wood, P.J., Threadgill, M.D., Lim, C.G., Ng, S.W., Weber, F.F.F., & Thomas, N.F. 2010. Challenges associated with the synthesis of unusual o-carboxamido stilbenes by the Heck protocol: Intriguing substituent effects, their toxicological and chemopreventive implications. Org. Biomol. Chem. 8: 5646-5660 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Shakir, R. M., Ariffin, A., Ng, S. W. 2010. Ethyl 4- (3,5-di-tert-butyl-2-hydroxybenzyl)amino benzoate. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A., Rahman, N. A., Ng, S. W. 2010. N - (Biphenyl-4-yl)methylene -2- (3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzyl)sulfa nyl acetohydrazide. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Idris, A., Abdullah, Z., Ariffin, A., Fairuz, Z. A., Ng, S. W., Tiekink, E. R. T. 2010. N-(3-Methylphenyl)quinoxalin-2-amine monohydrate. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kee, C. H., Ariffin, A., Awang, K., Takeya, K., Morita, H., Hussain, S. I., Ng, S., Thomas, N. F., & et al. 2010. Challenges associated with the synthesis of unusual o-carboxamido stilbenes by the Heck protocol: Intriguing substituent effects, their toxicological and chemopreventive implications. Organic Biomolecular Chemistry (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mansor, S., Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A., Ng, S. W. 2010. 2-Sulfanylidene-1,2-dihydropyridine-3-carbohydrazide. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A., Rahman, N. A., Ng, S. W. 2010. 2- 4-Acetyl-5-(biphenyl-4-yl)-4,5-dihydro-1,3,4-oxadiazol-2-yl phenyl acetate. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wagee A. Yehye, Azhar Ariffin, Noorsaadah Abdul Rahman and Seik Weng Ng. 2010. 2-[4-Acetyl-5-(biphenyl-4-yl)-4,5-dihydro-1,3,4-oxadiazol-2-yl]phenyl acetate. Acta Cryst. (2010). E66, o878. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Shakir, R. M., Ariffin, A., Ng, S. W. 2010. Ethyl 4- (3,5-di-tert-butyl-2-hydroxybenzylidene)amino benzoate. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wagee A. Yehye, Azhar Ariffin, Noorsaadah Abdul Rahman and Seik Weng Ng. 2010. N\'-[(Biphenyl-4-yl)methylene]-2-[(3,5-ditert- butyl-4-hydroxybenzyl)sulfanyl]-acetohydrazide. Acta Cryst. (2010). E66, o734 (ISI-Indexed)

2009
  • Idris, A; Ariffin, A; Abdullah, Z & Ng, S.W. 2009, Phenyl pyrazine-2-yl ether, Acta. Ctrys. E65, o7. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y. L., Ariffin,A., Khan, M. N. & Ng, S. W. 2009. N-(4-methoxyphenyl)phthalimide. Acta Crystallographica Section E, E65, o2219. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, Wagee A.; Ariffin, Azhar; Abdul Rahman, Noorsaadah; Ng, Seik Weng. Dipyridinium 2,2\'-dithiodinicotinate. Acta Crystallographica, Section E: Structure Reports Online (2009), E65(5), o1068. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kee, Chin Hui; Thomas, Noel F.; Ariffin, Azhar; Awang, Khalijah; Ng, Seik Weng. 2009. N,N\'-(Biphenyl-2,2\'-diyl)bis(furan-2-carboxamide). Acta Cryst. E65, o1556. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, Wagee A.; Ariffin, Azhar; Ng, Seik Weng. 2-[(3,5-Di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzyl)sulfanyl]-N\'-isopropylideneacetohydrazide. Acta Crystallographica, Section E: Structure Reports Online (2009), E65(4), o730 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A.,Rahman, N. A. & Ng, S. W. 2009, 2-(3,5-Di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzylsulfanyl)-N\'-(3-methoxybenzylidene)acetohydrazide. Acta Cryst. E65, o2112. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A., Rahman, N. A., Ng, S. W. 2009. Dipyridinium 2,2 '-dithiodinicotinate. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y. L., Ahmad, W. H. W., Cheong, M. Y., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2009. KINETICS AND MECHANISM OF HYDROLYSIS OF N-ARYLPHTHALIMIDES. Progress in Reaction Kinetics and Mechanism (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y. L., Damit, E. F., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2009. Kinetics and Mechanism of Hydrolysis of N-(2 '-Hydroxyphenyl)phthalamic Acid (1) and N-(2 '-Methoxyphenyl)phthalamic Acid (2) in a Highly Alkaline Medium. International Journal of Chemical Kinetics (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kee, C. H., Thomas, N. F., Ariffin, A., Awang, K., Ng, S. W. 2009. N,N '-(Biphenyl-2,2 '-diyl)bis(furan-2-carboxamide). Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A., Ng, S. W. 2009. 2-[(3,5-Di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzyl)sulfanyl]-N '-isopropylideneacetohydrazide. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y. L., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N., Ng, S. W. 2009. N-(2-Methoxyphenyl)phthalimide. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y. L., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N., Ng, S. W. 2009. N-(4-Methoxyphenyl)phthalimide. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A., Rahman, N. A., Ng, S. W. 2009. 2-(3,5-Di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzylsulfanyl)-N '-(3-methoxybenzylidene)acetohydrazide. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yoke-Leng Sim, Emmy Fadhiza Damit, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan; 2009; Kinetics and Mechanism of Hydrolysis of N-(2\'-Hydroxyphenyl)phthalamic acid (1) and N-(2\'-Methoxyphenyl)phthalamic acid (2) in a highly Alkaline Medium; International Journal of Chemical Kinetics, 41, 1-11. (ISI-Indexed)

2008
  • Fan, Y.M., Zakaria, N., Ariffin, A. & Ng, S.W.(2008). N-(2-Ethylphenyl)phthalimide, Acta Cryst. Section E,E64, o1699. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mansor, S; Yehye, W. A.; Ariffin,A.; Rahman, N. A. and Ng, S. W.;Di-n-butylammonium 2-(3,5-di-tertbutyl- 4-hydroxybenzylsulfanyl)nicotinate, Acta Cryst. (2008), E64, o1799. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mansor, S; Yehye, W. A.; Ariffin, A.; Rahman, N. A. and Ng, S. W.; 2-(3,5-Di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzylsulfanyl) nicotinic acid. Acta Cryst. (2008), E64, o1778 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W.A., Ariffin, A. and Ng. S.W., (2008) N\'-(3,5-Di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzylidine)-2-hydroxybenzohydrazide methanol solvate, Acta Crystallographica E64, o1452. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yoke-Leng Sim, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan, (2008). Kinetics and Mechanism of Large Rate Enhancement in the Alkaline Hydrolysis of N -Morpholina-N-(2 -Methoxyphenyl)phthalamide (1), Journal of Organic Chemistry, 73(10), 3730-3737. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yoke-Leng Sim, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan, (2008). Kinetic and mechanism of large rate enhancement in an acidic aqueous cleavage of the tertiary amide bond of N-(2-methoxyphenyl)-N -morpholinophthalamide (1); Bioorganic Chemistry,36, 178-182 (ISI-Indexed)
  • N.F. Thomas, C.H. Kee, A. Ariffin, K. Awang, J.F.F. Weber, C.G. Lim, A.H.A. Hadi (2008). The subtle co-catalytic intervention of benzophenone in radical cation mediated cyclization an improved synthesis of 2-(3 ,4 -dimethoxyphenyl) indoline. Heterocycles,75(5), 1097-1108. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Emmy Fadhiza Damit, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan, 2008, Kinetic and Mechanism of the Cleavage of Phthalic Anhydride in Glacial Acetic Acid Solvent Containing Aniline, Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2008, 73, 9303-9313 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Cheong May Ye, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan (2008); Effects of Mixed H2O-CH3CN and H2O-HCONMe2 Solvents on the Rate of Cleavage of N-Benzylphthalamic acid (NBPA) and Phthalic Anhydride, Progress in Reaction Kinetics and Mechanism,33, 167-190. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yoke-Leng Sim, W. Hamdah W. Ahmad, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan(2008).Determination of pKa of Ammonium and Phenolic Groups: Evidence of Intramolecular Hydrogen Bonding in Aqueous Solution. Indian Journal Chemistry-A, 240-245. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kee, C. H., Thomas, N. F., Ariffin, A., Awang, K., Ng, S. W. 2008. (E)-N-[2-(Biphenyl-4-ylvinyl)phenyl]furan-2-carboxamide. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Thomas, N. F., Kee, C. H., Ariffin, A., Awang, K., Weber, J. F. F., Lim, C. G., Mukhtar, M. R., & Hadi, A. H. A.  2008. The subtle co-catalytic intervention of benzophenone in radical cation mediated cyclization - An improved synthesis of 2-(3 ',4 '-dimethoxyphenyl) indoline. Heterocycles (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A., Ng, S. W. 2008. N'-(3,5-Di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzylidene)-2-hydroxybenzohydrazide methanol solvate. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A., Rahman, N. A., Ariffin, A., Ng, S. W. 2008. N-acetyl-2-hydroxy-N '-[methoxy(1-methylindol-2-yl)methyl]benzohydrazide. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y. L., Ariffin, A., Ng, S. W. 2008. N-(2-methoxyethyl)phthalimide. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mansor, S., Zakaria, N., Ariffin, A., Ng, S. W. 2008. N-(2-hydroxyphenyl)-4-nitrophthalimide. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Fan, Y. M., Zakaria, N., Ariffin, A., Ng, S. W. 2008. N-(2-ethylphenyl)phthalimide. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y. L., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2008. Kinetics and mechanism of large rate enhancement in an acidic aqueous cleavage of the tertiary amide bond of N-(2-methoxyphenyl)-N '-morpholinophthalamide (1). Bioorganic Chemistry (ISI-Indexed)
  • Damit, E. F., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2008. Kinetics and Mechanism of the Cleavage of Phthalic Anhydride in Glacial Acetic Acid Solvent Containing Aniline. Journal of Organic Chemistry (ISI-Indexed)
  • Cheong, M. Y., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2008. Effects of mixed H2O-CH3CN and H2O-HCONMe2 solvents on the rate of cleavage of N-benzylphthalamic acid. Progress in Reaction Kinetics and Mechanism (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mansor, S., Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A., Rahman, N. A., Ng, S. W. 2008. Di-n-butylammonium 2-(3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzylsulfanyl)nicotinate. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y. L., Ahmad, W. H. W., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2008. Determination of pK(a) of ammonium and phenolic groups: Evidence of intramolecular hydrogen bonding in aqueous solution. Indian Journal of Chemistry Section a-Inorganic Bio-Inorganic Physical Theoretical Analytical Chemistry (ISI-Indexed)
  • Norzalida, Z., Ariffin, A., Ng, S. W. 2008. Bis(isobutylammonium) phthalate monohydrate. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A., Rahman, N. A., Ng, S. W. 2008. Biphenyl-4-carbaldehyde azine. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A., Ng, S. W. 2008. 2-Hydroxy-(2-methyl-1H-indol-3-yl-methylidene)benzohydrazide ethanol solvate. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Idris, A., Saffiee, W., Abdullah, Z., Ariffin, A., Ng, S. W. 2008. 2-(4-Chloroanilino)quinoxaline. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mansor, S., Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A., Rahman, N. A., Ng, S. W. 2008. 2-(3,5-Di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzyl-sulfanyl)nicotinic acid. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A., Ng, S. W. 2008. (2,4-Dimethoxybenzylidene)-2-hydroxybenzohydrazide ethanol solvate. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A., Ariffin, A., Rahman, N. A., Ng, S. W. 2008. N '-(3-Bromo-5-chloro-2-hydroxybenzylidine)-2-hydroxybenzohydrazide. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y. L., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2008. Kinetics and mechanism of large rate enhancement in the alkaline hydrolysis of N '-morpholino-N-(2 '-methoxyphenyl)phthalamide. Journal of Organic Chemistry (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y.L., Ariffin, A. & Ng, S.W. (2008). N-(2-Methoxyethyl)phthalimide. Acta Cryst. E64, 01058. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Zakaria, N.;Ariffin, A. and Ng, S.W.; 2008. Bis(isobutylammonium)phthalate monohydrate. Acta Crys. E64, o1152. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, A.W., Ariffin, A. & Ng, S.W. (2008). (2,4-Dimethoxybenzylidene)-2-hydroxybenzohydrazide ethanol solvate. Acta Cryst. E64, o961. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, A.W., Ariffin, A. & Ng, S.W. (2008). 2-Hydroxy-(2-methyl-1H-indol-3-ylmethylidene)-2-benzohydrazide ethanol solvate. Acta Cryst. E64, o960. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y.L., Ariffin, A. and Khan, M.N. (2008);Kinetics Resolution of Complexity of Reaction Paths in the Alkaline Hydrolysis of N-(2 -Hydroxyphenyl)phthalimide in Mixed H2O-CH3CN Solvent, ASM Science Journal, 2(1), 83-92 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Yehye, W.A.; Rahman, N. A.; Ariffin, A. and Ng, S. W.; N-Acetyl-2-hydroxy-N\'-[methoxy(1-methylindol-2-yl)methyl]benzohydrazide. Acta Cryst. (2008), E64, o1824. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A; Ariffin, A; Rahman, N. A; Ng, S. W; 2008; N\'-(3-bromo-5-chloro-2-hydroxybenzyl-idine)-2-hydroxybenzohydrazide; Acta Crys. E64, o2438 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yehye, W. A.; Ariffin, A; Rahman, N. A; Ng, S. W; 2008, Biphenyl-4-carbaldehyde azine; Acta Cryst. E64, 2444. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Idris, A; Wan Saffiee,W.A.M; Abdullah, Z; Ariffin, A and Ng, S.W;2008, 2-(4-chloroanilino)quinoxaline; Acta Cryst.E64, o2443. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mansor, S; Zakaria, N; Ariffin, A and Ng, S.W. 2008. N-(2-hydroxyphenyl)-4-nitrophthalimide. Acta Cryst.(2008) E64, o1770. (ISI-Indexed)

2007
  • Yoke-Leng Sim, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan (2007); Efficient rate enhancement due to Intramoleclar General Base (IGB) Assistance in the Hydrolysis of N-(o-Hydroxyphenyl)phthalimide. Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2007, 72, 2392-2401. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y. L., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2007. Kinetic evidence for the formation of monocationic N,N-disubstituted phthalamide in tertiary amine-catalyzed hydrolysis of N-substituted Phthalimides. Journal of Organic Chemistry (ISI-Indexed)
  • Cheong, M. Y., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2007. A comparative analysis of pseudophase ion-exchange (PIE) model and berezin pseudophase (BPP) model: Analysis of kinetic data for ionic micellar-mediated semi-ionic bimolecular reaction. Bulletin of the Korean Chemical Society (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abdullah, N., Sim, Y. L., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2007. Effects of mixed aqueous-organic cosolvents on the rates of cleavage of N-(2-hydroxyphenyl)phthalimide (1) and N-(2-methoxyphenyl)-phthalimide (2) in alkaline media. Progress in Reaction Kinetics and Mechanism (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim, Y. L., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2007. Efficient rate enhancement due to intramolecular general base (IGB) assistance in the hydrolysis of N-(o-hydroxyphenyl)phthalimide. Journal of Organic Chemistry (ISI-Indexed)
  • Cheong, M. Y., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2007. Kinetic coupled with UV spectral evidenc for near-irreversible nonionic micellar binding of n-benzylphthalimide under the typical reaction conditions: An observation against a major assumption of the pseudophase micellar model. Journal of Physical Chemistry B (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ahmad, W. H. W., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2007. The kinetic study on the effects of mixed aqueous-organic solvents on the rate of O- and N- cyclisation of N-(4 -nitrophenyl)phthalamic acid. Indian Journal of Chemistry Section a-Inorganic Bio-Inorganic Physical Theoretical Analytical Chemistry (ISI-Indexed)
  • Norsalmi Abdullah, Yoke-Leng Sim, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan; Effects of Mixed Aqueous Organic Cosolvents on the Rates of cleavage of N-(2 -hydroxyphenyl)phthalimide (1) and N-(2 -Methoxyphenyl)phthalimide (2) under the alkaline Medium.Progress in Reaction Kinetics and Mechanism, 2007, 32, 51-71. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Cheong May Ye, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan (2007); A Comparative Analysis of Pseudophase Ion-Exchange (PIE) Model and Berezin Pseudophase (BPP) Model: Analysis of Kinetic Data for Ionic Micellar-mediated Semi-ionic Bimolecular Reaction. Bulletin of The Korean Chemical Society, 2007, 27(7), 1135-1140) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yoke-Leng Sim, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan(2007), Kinetic Evidence for the Formation of Monocationic N,N -Disubstituted Phthalamide in Tertiary Amine-Catalyzed Hydrolysis of N-Substituted Phthalimides,Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2007, 72, 8452-8458. (ISI-Indexed)
  • W. Hamdah W. Ahmad, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan (2007); The kinetic study on the effect of mixed aqeous-organic solvents on the rate of O-and N- cyclisation of N-(4 -nitrophenyl)phthalamic acid (1). Indian Journal Chemistry, 2007, 46A, 416-421 (ISI-Indexed)
  • May-Ye Cheong, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan (2007); Kinetic Coupled with UV Spectral Evidence for Near Irreversible Non-ionic Micellar Binding of N-Benzylphthalimide Under the Typical Reaction Conditions an Observation Against a Major Assumption of Pseudophase Micellar Model. Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2007, 111(42), 12185-12194). (ISI-Indexed)

2006
  • Sim, Y. L., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2006. Intramolecular carboxylic group-assisted cleavage of N-(2-hydroxyphenyl)-phthalamic acid (7) and N-(2-methoxyphenyl)-phthalamic acid (8): Absence of intramolecular general acid catalysis due to 2-OH in 7. International Journal of Chemical Kinetics (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yoke-Leng Sim, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan (2006). Intramolecular carboxylic group-assisted cleavage of N-(2-hydroxyphenyl)-phthalamic acid (7) and N-(2-methoxyphenyl)-phthalamic acid (8): Absence of intramolecular general acid catalysis due to 2-OH in 7. International Journal of Chemical Kinetics, 38(12). 746-758. (ISI-Indexed)

2005
  • Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2005. Unexpected rate retardation in the formation of phthalic anhydride from N-methylphthalamic acid in acidic H2O-CH3CN medium. Bulletin of the Korean Chemical Society (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ariffin, A., Leng, S. Y., Lan, L. C., Khan, M. N. 2005. Effects of mixed H2O-CH3CN solvents on the rate of hydrazinolysis of N-phenylphthalimide: Spectral and kinetic evidence for the occurrence of N-aminophthalimide on the reaction path. International Journal of Chemical Kinetics (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ye, C. M., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2005. Solvent effects on alkaline hydrolysis of N-benzylphthalimide in mixed water-acetonitrile and mixed water-N,N-dimethylformamide. Indian Journal of Chemistry Section a-Inorganic Bio-Inorganic Physical Theoretical Analytical Chemistry (ISI-Indexed)
  • Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan (2005). Unexpected Rate Retardation in the Formation of Phthalic Anhydride from N-Methylphthalamic Acid in Acidic H2O-CH3CN Medium. Bulletin Korean Chemical Society 26(7). 1037-1043. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Azhar Ariffin, Sim Yoke Leng, Lai Chwee Lan and M. Niyaz Khan (2005). Effects of Mixed H2O-CH3CN Solvents on the Rate of Hydrazinolysis of N-Phenylphthalimide: Spectral and Kinetic Evidence for the Occurrence of N-Aminophthalimide on the Reaction Path. International Journal of Chemical Kinetics 37 (3). 147-161. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Cheong May Ye, Azhar Ariffin and Mohammad Niyaz Khan (2005). Solvent effects on alkaline hydrolysis of N-benzylphthalimide in mixed water-acetonitrile and mixed water-N,N-dimethylformamide. Indian Journal Chemistry 44A. 2055-2059 (ISI-Indexed)

2004
  • Sim Yoke Leng, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan (2004). Effects of Tetraalkylammonium Salts on Alkaline Hydrolysis of N-(2-methoxyphenyl)Phthalimide. Malaysian Journal of Science 23 (2). 175-180. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Leng, S. Y., Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N. 2004. Effects of mixed aqueous-organic solveuts on the rate of intramolecular carboxylic group-catalyzed cleavage of N-(4 -methoxyphenyl)-phthalamic acid. International Journal of Chemical Kinetics (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ariffin, A., Khan, M. N., Lan, L. C., May, F. Y., Yun, C. S. 2004. Suggested improved method for the Ing-Manske and related reactions for the second step of Gabriel synthesis of primary amines. Synthetic Communications (ISI-Indexed)
  • Azhar Ariffin, M. Niyaz Khan, Lai Chwee lan, Fan Yen May and Chien Siew Yun (2004). Suggested Improved Method for the Ing-Manske and Related Reactions for the Second Step of Gabriel Synthesis of Primary Amines. Synthetic Communications 34 (24). 4439-4445. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim Yoke Leng, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan (2004). Effects of Mixed Aqueous-Organic Solvents on the Rate of Intramolecular Carboxylic Group-catalyzed Cleavage of N-(4 -methoxyphenyl)phthalamic acid. International Journal of Chemical Kinetics 36 (6). 316 325. (ISI-Indexed)

2003
  • Khan, M. N., Ariffin, A. 2003. Kinetics and mechanism of the cleavage of n-methoxyphthalimide (NMPT) in the presence of buffers of Tris (hydroxymethyl)amino-methane (tris) and 1,4-diazabicyclo 2.2.2 octane (DABCO). Reaction Kinetics and Catalysis Letters (ISI-Indexed)
  • Khan, M. N., Ariffin, A. 2003. Kinetics and mechanism of intramolecular carboxylic acid participation in the hydrolysis of N-methoxyphthalamic acid. Organic Biomolecular Chemistry (ISI-Indexed)
  • M. Niyaz Khan and Azhar Ariffin (2003). Kinetics and Mechanism of Intramolecular Carboxylic Acid Participation in the Hydrolysis of N-Methoxyphthalamic Acid. Org. Biomol. Chem 1. 1404-1408. (ISI-Indexed)
  • M. Niyaz Khan and Azhar Ariffin (2003). Kinetics and Mechanism of the Cleavage of N-Methoxyphthalimide in the Presence of Buffers of Tris(hydroxymethyl)aminomethane and 1,4-Diazabicyclo-[2.2.2]Octane. Reac. Kin. Catal. Lett. 78. 193-200. (ISI-Indexed)

1999
  • Azhar Ariffin, Alexander J. Blake, Mark R. Ebden, Wan-Sheung Li, Nigel S. Simpkins and David N. A. Fox (1999); The diastereoselective and enantioselective substitution reactions of an isoindoline-borane complex, J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 1999, 2439-2447. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Azhar Ariffin, Alexander J. Blake, Richard A. Ewin, Wan-Sheung Li and Nigel S. Simpkins (1999); The asymmetric synthesis of phosphorus- and sulfur-containing tricarbonyl(n6-arene)chromium complexes using the chiral base approach; , J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 1999, 3177-3189 (ISI-Indexed)

1998
  • A. Ariffin, A. J. Blake, R. A. Ewin and N. S. Simpkins (1998); Use of a bis-lithium amide base in asymmetric metallation of tricarbonyl(n6-1,3-dihydroisobenzothiophene)chromium(0); Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 1998, 9, 2563 (ISI-Indexed)

1997
  • A. Ariffin, A. J. Blake, W.-S. Li and N. S. Simpkins (1997); Enantioselective Synthesis of Novel Enantiopure Phosphines via reaction of a Tricarbonyl(n6-arene)chromium Complex with a Chiral Lithium Amide Base; , Synlett, 1997, 1453 (ISI-Indexed)
Proceeding

2018
  • Maryam Sadat Alehashem, Azhar Ariffin, and Noel F. Thomas (2018). Exploitation of malonyl and succinyl chlorides in the dimerisation of ortho amino stilbenes. AIP Conference Proceedings 2026, 020017 (2018); doi: 10.1063/1.5064977. (ISI-Indexed)

2009
  • Khan, Mohammad Niyaz; Cheong, May-Ye; Ariffin, Azhar. An Empirical Kinetic Approach To Study The Occurrence Of Ion-Exchange At The Aqueous Cationic Micellar Surface: Alkaline Hydrolysis Of N-Benzylphthalimide. AIP Conference Proceedings (2009), 1136(Nanoscience and Nanotechnology), 380-384. CODEN: APCPCS ISSN:0094-243X. AN 2009:753961 CAPLUS 

2007
  • N.F. Thomas, C.H. Kee, M.F. Md. Din, K. Ahmad, S.S. Velu, C.G. Lim, J.F.F. Weber, A. Ariffin, K. Awang, I. Noorbatcha and A.H.A. Hadi (2007);Oxidative coupling approaches to bisindoline, bisindole and tetrahydronaphthalene dimers : With or without the stilbene moiety; 12th Asian Chemical Congress, 2007, PWTC, KL, Malaysia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Thomas, N.F.; Kee, C.H.; Ariffin, A.; Awang, K. and Ropi, M (2007).New Insights into Aminostilbenes Cyclization Towards Heterocyclic Syntheses; The 3rd Mathematic and Physical Science Graduate Conference (MPSGC); University Malaya, KL, Malaysia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Azhar Ariffin, M. Niyaz Khan, W. Hamdah W. Ahmad, N. Salmi Abdullah and Y. -Leng Sim; A Convenient Procedure for the Synthesis of Different Kind of N-substituted Phthalimide From Primary Amines; 12th Asian Chemical Congress, 2007, PWTC, KL, Malaysia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • W. Hamdah W. Ahmad, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan (2007); Kinetic Study on the effect of mixed aqueous-organic solvents on the rate of the O- and N-cyclisation of N-(4 -nitrophenyl)phthalamic acid; 12th Asian Chemical Congress, 2007, PWTC, KL, Malaysia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • N. Salmi Abdullah, Y. -Leng Sim, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan (2007); Effects of Mixed Aqueous Organic Cosolvents on the Rates of cleavage of N-(2 -hydroxyphenyl)phthalimide (1) and N-(2 -Methoxyphenyl)phthalimide (2) under the alkaline Medium; 12th Asian Chemical Congress, 2007, PWTC, KL, Malaysia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2005
  • May-Ye Cheong, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan (2005);Effects of pure micelles and mixed cationic-non-ionic micelles on the rate of alkaline hydrolysis of N-benzylphthalimide (NBPT); The first graduate congress of Mathematic and physical science, Chulalongkorn University Bangkok, Thailand. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Yoke-Leng Sim, Azhar Ariffin and M. Niyaz Khan (2005); Kinetics and Mechanism of Alkaline Hydrolysis of N-Substituted Phthalimide; The First Graduate Congress of Mathematic and Physical Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2003
  • Suggested Improved Method for the Ing-Manske and Related Reactions for the Second Step of Gabriel Synthesis of Primary Amines. 2nd International Conference on Chemistry and its Applications. Doha, Qatar. December 6-9, 2003 

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INVITED SPEAKER
  • Synthesis of Five Membered Heterocyclic with Sterically Hindered Phenolic Group as Potential Antioxidant, 14 Asian Chemical Congress, 2011-09-05 to 2011-09-08, The Chemical Society of Thailand, (International)
  • Tuning the Singlet-Triplet Energy Splitting by Fluorination at 3,6 Positions of 1,4-Biscarbazoylbenzene, International Conference of Chemistry and Biosciences 2017, 2017-04-05 to 2017-04-06, Al al-Bayt University, (International)
ORAL
  • A Convenient Procedure for the Synthesis of Different Kind of N-substituted Phthalimide From Primary Amines, 12th Asian Chemical Congress, 2007., 2007-08-23 to 2007-08-25, Institut Kimia Malaysia, (International)
  • Synthesis and Characterization of New Analogue of 1,2,4- Triazole Moiety with BHT and it s Schiff Bases Potential Antioxidant., Singapore International Chemical Conference 6 (SICC-6), 2009-12-15 to 2009-12-18, Singapore National Institute of Chemistry and the Department of Chemistry, National University of Singapore, (International)
  • Synthesis, Characterization and Physical Properties of Carbazole Dendrimers as Blue Host Materials for Organic Light-Emitting Diodes, International Conference in Organic Synthesis 2016, 2016-08-21 to 2016-08-24, Institute of Science UiTM & Faculty of Resource Science & Technology UMS, (International)
  • Exploitation of Malonyl and Succinyl Chlorides In The Dimerisation of Ortho Amino Stilbenes, The 2nd International Conference on Chemistry, Chemical Process and Engineering (IC3PE), 2018-08-14 to 2018-08-15, Universitas Islam Indonesia, (International)
  • Synthesis and Characterization of Carbazole Derivatives as Suitable Materials for Organic Light-Emitting Diodes , University of Malaya - Indonesian Universities Symposium (UMInd 2018), 2018-11-08 to 2018-11-09, Faculty of Science, UM, (International)
POSTER
  • Suggested Improved Method for the Ing-Manske and Related Reactions for the Second Step of Gabriel Synthesis of Primary Amines. 2nd International Conference on Chemistry and its Applications. Doha, Qatar. December 6-9, 2003, 2nd International Conference on Chemistry and its Applications. Doha, Qatar. December 6-9, 2003, 2003-12-06 to 2003-12-09, Qatar University, (International)
  • Kinetic Study on the effect of mixed aqueous-organic solvents on the rate of the O- and N-cyclisation of N-(4 -nitrophenyl)phthalamic acid, 12th Asian Chemical Congress, 2007., 2007-08-23 to 2007-08-25, IKM, (International)
  • Antioxidant activities for new hydrazone compounds bearing a 3,4,5-trimethoxy benzyl moiety and correlation with theoretical studies, 16th Tetrahedron Symposium Asia Edition, 2015-11-10 to 2015-11-13, Elsevier, (International)
OTHERS
  • Effects of Tetraalkylammonium Salts on Alkaline Hydrolysis of N-(2-methoxyphenyl)Phthalimide., Regional Conference for Young Chemists, , 2004-04-12 to 2004-04-13, University Science Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia, (National)
  • Effects of pure micelles and mixed cationic-non-ionic micelles on the rate of alkaline hydrolysis of N-benzylphthalimide (NBPT)., The First Graduate Congress of Mathematic and Physical Science. , 2005-12-06 to 2005-12-08, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand., (International)
  • Kinetics and Mechanism of Alkaline Hydrolysis of N-Substituted Phthalimide, The First Graduate Congress of Mathematic and Physical Science, , 2005-12-06 to 2005-12-08, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand., (International)
  • Effects of Mixed Aqueous Organic Cosolvents on the Rates of cleavage of N-(2 -hydroxyphenyl)phthalimide (1) and N-(2 -Methoxyphenyl)phthalimide (2) under the alkaline Medium., 12th Asian Chemical Congress, 2007, , 2007-08-23 to 2007-08-25, IKM, (International)
  • Oxidative coupling approaches to bisindoline, bisindole and tetrahydronaphthalene dimers : With or without the stilbene moiety , 12th Asian Chemical Congress, 2007, , 2007-08-23 to 2007-08-25, IKM, (International)
  • An Empirical Kinetic Approach To Study The Occurrence Of Ion-Exchange At The Aqueous Cationic Micellar Surface: Alkaline Hydrolysis Of N-Benzylphthalimide, AIP Conference Proceedings , 2009-08-01 to  , (International)

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CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
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INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
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SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Completed
  • MASTER DEGREE, Muhammad Azri Mohd Noh, A Semiempirical Kinetic Approach to Study Nanoparticle Catalysis for Piperidinolysis of Ionized Phenyl Salicylate in the Presence of Inert Salts, 2014/2015
  • MASTER DEGREE, Nurul Nadiah Zakaria, Synthesis of Fluorinated 1,4-Bis(Carbazoyl)Benzene Derivatives as Host Materials For Organic Light-Emitting Diode, 2013/2014
  • MASTER DEGREE, Muhammad Kumayl Bin Abdul Wahab, Study of reactions involving substituted benzylidenehydrazide; antioxidants activity of the hydrazones of 2-[(3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzyl)thio]acetohydrazide, 2012/2013
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Zainal Abidin Bin Hasan, SYNTHESIS AND CHARACTERIZATION OF CARBAZOLE DERIVATIVES AND ITS APPLICATIONS AS ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DIODES, 2012/2013
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Emmy Fadhiza Binti Damit, Synthesis and Characterisation of Organic Semiconductor Materials for Photocoltaic Application, 2012/2013
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Huda Salah Kareem, Synthesis and Antioxidant Studies of Selected 5-membered Heterocyclic Compounds Containing Sterically Hindered Phenol, 2012/2013
  • MASTER DEGREE, Nurdiana Nordin, Synthesis Of 5-Membered Heterocyclic Compounds With Sterically Hindered Phenolic Group Derivatives As A Potential Antioxidant With Aid Of Computational Chemistry, 2012/2013
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Nafali Nazar Bahjat, Synthetic Approach To the Synthesis of 5-Membered Heterocyclic Compounds Bearing Sterically Hidered Phenol Group, 2011/2012
  • MASTER DEGREE, Emmy Fadhiza Binti Damit, Kinetics and Mechanism of Cleavage of Phthalic Anhydride with Substituted Aniline in Glacial Acetic Acid and Mixed Glacial Acetic Acid-Nonreactive Organic Solvents, 2008/2009
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Raied Mustafa Shakir Al-sayab, SYNTHESIS AND ANTIOXIDANT PROPERTIES OF SOME NEW DI-TERT-BUTYLPHENOL DERIVATIVES BEARING HETEROCYCLIC RING, 2008/2009
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Yusrabbil Amiyati Yusof, Synthesis of Value-added Product from Glycerol, 2007/2008
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Wageeh A. Yehya, Synthesis of Five Membered Heterocyclic with Sterically Hindered Phenolic Groups as Potential Antioxidants, 2007/2008
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Sim Yoke Leng, Kinetics and Mechanism of Cleavage of N-Substituted Phthalimides and Phthalamic Acids in Mixed Aqueous-Organic Solvent, 2007/2008
  • MASTER DEGREE, Nor Salmi Abdullah, Kinetic and Mechanism of Aminolysis of p-Nitrophenyl Acetate in Mixed Water-Acetonitrile Solvents., 2006/2007
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Kee Chin Hui, Synthesis and Manipulation of Stilbene Derived Radical-Cation in the Synthesis of Novel Indole, Bisindole and Rhazinilam Analogues, 2006/2007
  • MASTER DEGREE, Azila Mohd Idriss, Synthesis and Fluorescence Studies of Pyrazine and Quinoxaline Derivatives, 2006/2007
  • MASTER DEGREE, Cheong May Ye, Synthesis, Kinetics and Mechanism of Cleavage of N-Benzylphtalimide and N-benzylphthalamic acid in the Absence and Presence of Micelles, 2006/2007
  • MASTER DEGREE, Wan Hamdah Wan Ahmad, Kinetics and Mechanism of Cleavage of Phthalimide and N-Substituted Phthalimides in Mixed Aqueous-Organic Solvent, 2005/2006

Ongoing
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Shelly Gapil Tiamas, SYNTHESIS AND BIOLOGICAL EVALUATION OF NATURAL PRENYLATED CHALCONES AND THEIR UNNATURAL ANALOGUES, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Maryam Sadat Alehashem, SYNTHESIS OF STILBENE DIAMIDE DIMERS BY HECK COUPLING AND STUDIES RELATED TO HETEROCYCLISATION / MACROCYCLISATION BY MEANS OF IRON (III) CHLORIDE, 2017/2018
  • MASTER DEGREE, Stephanie Bernardine, APOPTOSIS AND AUTOPHAGY STUDIES OF 1,34-OXADIAZOLE DERIVATIVES ON SELECTED CANCER CELL LINES, 2017/2018
  • MASTER DEGREE, Muhammad Taufiq Firdausi Bin Mazlee, BIANTENNARY DISACCHARIDE-BASED GLYCOLIPIDS INCORPORATING MACROCYCLES, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Hamisu Aliyu Mohammed, SOLID SOLUTION IN METAL ORGANIC COORDINATION POLYMER (MOCP): TARGETING DYNAMIC MOCP FOR MULTIPLE DOPING, MIXED VALENT AND CHARGE TRANSPORT APPLICATIONS, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Norazizah Binti Abd. Razak, AN EMPIRICAL KINETIC APPROACH TO STUDY THE OCCURENCE OF ION EXCHANGE BETWEEN COUNTERIONS (X/Y) AT THE CATIONIC MICELLAR SURFACE, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Mesoun A.a. Al-nubi, Exploration of New Metal-Organic Framework featuring free O, N donors: Synthesis, Structures and Guest adsorption properties, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Muhammad Kumayl Bin Abdul Wahab, Synthesis and Antitumor Activity of Quinazolinone Derivatives, 2017/2018
  • MASTER DEGREE, Zachariah Chan Chee Ken, Screening and Investigation of Apoptosis of Substituents Bearing A (3,4,5-trimethoxybenzyloxy) Phenyl Moiety on Selected Colorectal Cancer Cell Lines, 2017/2018
  • MASTER DEGREE, Cheah Foo Kit, Studies on the Cytotoxic Effects of a series of Resveratrol analogues and the cellular mechanism of selected potent analogues, 2013/2014
  • MASTER DEGREE, Shelly Gapil Tiamas @ Edwin (sgr120057), Synthesis And Characterization Of Some New Derivatives Of Oxadiazoles And Triazoles Having Potential Pharmacological Activities, 2012/2013
FIRST DEGREE/DIPLOMA/PRE-DEGREE
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)

Completed
  • Synthesisof OLED materials, 2012/2013, 3
  • Final Year Research Project (SCES3181), 2007/2008, 3
  • Final Year Research Project (SCES3181), 2006/2007, 2
  • Industrial Training (SCES3191), 2006/2007, 4
  • Final Year Research Project (SCES3181), 2005/2006, 5
  • Practical Teaching (BSc. Ed), 2005/2006, 4
  • Industrial Training (SCES3191), 2005/2006, 3
  • Final Year Research Project (SCES3181), 2004/2005, 4
  • Industrial Training (SCES3191), 2004/2005, 6
  • Final Year Research Project (SCES3181), 2003/2004, 6
  • Industrial Training (SCES3191), 2003/2004, 6
  • Final Year Research Project (SCES3181), 2002/2003, 7
  • Final Year Research Project (SCES3181), 2001/2002, 1

Ongoing
  • Synthesis and antioxidant properties of some nicotinic acid derivatives, 2014/2015, 1
  • Synthesis of Carbazole Derivatives for Application in OLED devices, 2014/2015, 1
  • Final Year Research Project (SCES3181), 2011/2012, 2

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


FIRST DEGREE
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I, 2020/2021(1), 17, 36
  • ADVANCED ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2020/2021(1), 36, 21
  • ADVANCED ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2019/2020(2), 21, 14
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2018/2019(1), 67, 63
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY III, 2018/2019(2), 40, 56
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY III, 2018/2019(1), 57, 56
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2017/2018(1), 50, 21
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY III, 2017/2018(2), 15, 14
  • ADVANCED ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2017/2018(2), 20, 14
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I, 2017/2018(1), 16, 36
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY III, 2017/2018(2), 34, 14
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2017/2018(2), 47, 21
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2016/2017(2), 50, 21
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2016/2017(1), 50, 21
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY III, 2015/2016(2), 34, 17
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I, 2015/2016(1), 45, 42
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2014/2015(2), 14, 42
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2014/2015(2), 40, 21
  • Spectroscopy Technique in Organic Chemistry, 2013/2014, 58, 28
  • Spectroscopic Technique in Organic Chemistry, 2012/2013(1), 50, 28
  • Organic Chemistry II, 2012/2013(1), 10, 42
  • Organic Chemistry II, 2012/2013(1), 50, 21
  • SPECTROSCOPIC METHODS IN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2011/2012(1), 52, 32
  • Organic Chemistry II, 2011/2012(2), 10, 42
  • Organic Chemistry II, 2011/2012(2), 24, 25
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2011/2012(1), 9, 42
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2011/2012(1), 51, 25
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I, 2010/2011(2), 15, 24
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2010/2011(1), 51, 21
  • SPECTROSCOPIC METHODS IN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2010/2011(2), 24, 32
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2010/2011(1), 17, 42
  • SPECTROSCOPIC METHODS IN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2009/2010(1), 57, 28
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2009/2010(1), 15, 42
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2009/2010(2), 35, 21
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II, 2009/2010(2), 5, 21
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2009/2010(2), 23, 24
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 2, 2007/2008(2), 16, 42
  • PHYSICAL ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2007/2008(2), 8, 14
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 3, 2007/2008(1), 16, 42
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 2, 2007/2008(1), 18, 42
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 2, 2007/2008(2), 81, 42
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 1, 2007/2008(1), 60, 35
  • BIOMOLECULE, 2006/2007(1), 50, 14
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 3, 2006/2007(1), 17, 42
  • BASIC CHEMISTRY 1, 2006/2007(1), 26, 12
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 2, 2006/2007(2), 150, 21
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 2, 2006/2007(2), 20, 42
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 1, 2006/2007(1), 80, 35
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 1, 2006/2007(1), 24, 24
  • PRINCIPLES OF CHEMISTRY, 2006/2007(1), 53, 10
  • PRINCIPLES OF CHEMISTRY, 2005/2006(1), 20, 10
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I, 2005/2006(1), 15, 24
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 2, 2005/2006(1), 15, 42
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 2, 2005/2006(1), 18, 42
  • BASIC CHEMISTRY 2, 2005/2006(1), 25, 14
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 1, 2005/2006(1), 120, 35
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 1, 2005/2006(2), 26, 24
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 3, 2005/2006(2), 21, 42
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 1, 2005/2006(2), 17, 35
  • BIOMOLECULE, 2005/2006(2), 60, 14
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 1, 2005/2006(1), 20, 24
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 1, 2004/2005(2), 150, 35
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 2, 2004/2005(2), 20, 42
  • Basic Chemistry 2, 2004/2005(1), 25, 14
  • PRINCIPLES OF CHEMISTRY, 2004/2005(1), 20, 10
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 3, 2004/2005(1), 20, 42
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 2, 2004/2005(1), 20, 42
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I, 2004/2005(1), 20, 24
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 2, 2004/2005(2), 20, 42
  • BASIC CHEMSITRY 2, 2003/2004(2), 25, 14
  • ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 1, 2003/2004(2), 100, 35
  • BIOMOLECULE, 2003/2004(2), 100, 14